• Kyrie Irving Put The Celtics In The Toilet
Kyrie Irving Put The Celtics In The Toilet

In the midst of his third quarter scoring spree, a raucous Quicken Loans Arena let out a collective gasp as Irving laid on the baseline in agonizing pain after landing on Terry Rozier's foot and rolling his left ankle. "You got us to this point and continue to do that, so I just tried to find ways to get into the lane, get into transition, when the...

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  • Home Sports 'Poets don't win Titles' - Mourinho Slays Critics after Europa Triumph
Home Sports 'Poets don't win Titles' - Mourinho Slays Critics after Europa Triumph

The boys were fantastic. Despite this, United aren't planning a parade following the British government's decision to raise the national threat level from severe to critical in the wake of Monday's attack on Manchester . I think, to answer your question before, it's right to say we want to qualify for the Champions League , but you know, you wa...

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  • Winning for India only thing that matters: Virat Kohli
Winning for India only thing that matters: Virat Kohli

Maybe it was to teach me that you need to balance things out and take a backward step in how much you can do on the field and how much intensity you can play with, maybe choose your phases. "We've a world class player in Joe Root, in all formats, who can play in all conditions, but to have the aggression at the top with Roy and Hales, and Morgan lo...

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  • LeBron James calls his pursuit of Michael Jordan a 'personal goal'
LeBron James calls his pursuit of Michael Jordan a 'personal goal'

A win for Cleveland on Thursday night would see James and Co. advancing to face Golden State in the NBA Finals for the third straight season. Kyrie Irving , who scored a career playoff high 42 points in the game, including 32 in one furious 17-minute stretch, is one of the best finishers in the National Basketball Association.

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  • Manchester soccer giants donate $1.3M to emergency fund
Manchester soccer giants donate $1.3M to emergency fund

United were due to have a routine pre-match meeting with UEFA on Tuesday at which it is understood they will now ask if their players can wear black armbands in the final as a mark of respect in response to an attack that also left 59 people injured.

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  • Steve Kerr's status for the NBA Finals remains unclear — Warriors GM
Steve Kerr's status for the NBA Finals remains unclear — Warriors GM

And Kevin Durant signing last offseason with the Golden State Warriors shattered the last illusion of parity that the National Basketball Association had. That doesn't necessarily mean the player, just trying to make them go to a second or third option in the set and also trying to cover that. "To get to our ultimate goal of winning the whole t...

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  • NBA Playoffs 2017 with Highlights between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers
NBA Playoffs 2017 with Highlights between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers

The two finals teams have lost just one game between them on the way to the finals , the Warriors going a ideal 12-0 in cutting a swathe through the Western Conference and the Cavs dropping just one game. Celtics rookie Jaylen Brown (right hip) was questionable heading into tonight's game, but he told CSNNE.com earlier that he was plannin...

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  • LaVar Ball selling
LaVar Ball selling "Stay In Yo Lane" shirts

Ball was criticized heavily for making sexist remarks. LaVar Ball is has us talking about him again, just like he wants. Ball had turned away from Leahy to answer only to Cowherd. "Leave me alone", he exclaimed. "Something's coming to you, and it's OK". "That's not OK", Leahy said. "In lieu of shirts, join me in donating $50/60 or whatever ...

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  • How Kyrie Irving dominated Game 4
How Kyrie Irving dominated Game 4

The Cavs had trailed by as many as 16 during that first half , showing numerous same issues that resulted in their stunning Sunday night loss. Cleveland still has control in these conference finals and is 13-2 in its last 15 playoff games at Quicken Loans Arena.

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  • Bears sign receiver Victor Cruz to a one-year contract
Bears sign receiver Victor Cruz to a one-year contract

The Bears , however, apparently think he has something left. But injuries derailed his career with the Giants , who released him on February 13. Cruz is a former Super Bowl champion with the skill set to play outside and in the slot.

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  • France to extend state of emergency
France to extend state of emergency

This was an important moment for Macron, who during his campaign took a decisive stance against Trump's dismissive attitude toward climate change by inviting American scientists to France . Le Pen also visited Trump Tower in January, where she hosted a campaign fundraiser organized by Italian businessman George Lombardi - a Trump Tower resident,...

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  • Novak Djokovic practises with Andre Agassi for French Open
Novak Djokovic practises with Andre Agassi for French Open

Nadal, who turns 31 on June 3, is a 10/11 favorite to win at Roland Garros , followed by Novak Djokovic (10/3), Thiem (10/1), Andy Murray (14/1) and Stan Wawrinka (14/1), according to Oddschecker . Djokovic heads into this year's French Open as the second favourite, behind only clay court master Rafael Nadal. "Andre had a renaissance later ...

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  • Celtics forward Jaylen Brown 'questionable' for Game 5
Celtics forward Jaylen Brown 'questionable' for Game 5

Ladies and gentlemen, Kyrie Irving . "That Boston Celtics team is well-coached they gave us everything they had". With LeBron James mired in foul trouble , Kyrie Irving picked up the slack and led a 40-23 third quarter onslaught that catapulted the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 112-99 triumph over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday night at t...

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  • Lewis Hamilton faster than ever in first Monaco Grand Prix practice
Lewis Hamilton faster than ever in first Monaco Grand Prix practice

But two weeks ago he was undone by engine problems in practice for the Spanish GP and then failed to finish because of a turbo issue late in the race. "That's not a very hard exercise but we lost a session where we could have progressed", he said. "I take a lot of pride in the fact I am very strong mentally", he said.

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  • Wenger: Arsenal need quality over quantity
Wenger: Arsenal need quality over quantity

Once again some fans inside the Emirates Stadium held up placards calling for Wenger to step down, as well as some criticising American majority shareholder Stan Kroenke. He has impressed in Serie A, scoring 15 goals, and making 11 assists, in 30 league games last season. "I think they need another centre-half unless they bite the bullet with Mam...

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  • James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win
James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

The Cavaliers ran out to a 16-point lead after one quarter and never looked back in a 135-102 victory. The Golden State Warriors still don't know if they'll have head coach Steve Kerr back for the NBA Finals as he continues to contend with complications from back surgery.

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  • Irving and James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics
Irving and James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics

In all, Irving finished Game 4 with a playoff career-high 42 points. In addition to having the No. 1 pick in the upcoming draft, and all sorts of roster decisions to make, the Celtics will be awaiting word on whether or not their star point guard, Isaiah Thomas , will need hip surgery.

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  • Andre Agassi takes Novak Djokovic through his paces at Roland Garros
Andre Agassi takes Novak Djokovic through his paces at Roland Garros

The 2017 French Open will be a must-watch event for many reasons, but fans will want to tune in mainly because Roland Garros is set to host the most open competition of this kind for some years. The announcement came in the wake of Djokovic parting with long-time coach Marian Vajda earlier in May, having also ended a three-year relationship wit...

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  • Top five moments of the season
Top five moments of the season

Wenger has said he will not make a statement about his own future until after Saturday's FA Cup Final against league winners Chelsea . That's the situation. It was an undeniably spectacular combustion for a team that, in retrospect, doesn't appear to have had the attributes of a domestic and continental challenger.

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  • NFL Cuts OT To 10 Minutes And Opens Up End Zone Celebrations
NFL Cuts OT To 10 Minutes And Opens Up End Zone Celebrations

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell said the changes would give players "more freedom to be able to express themselves and celebrate their athletic achievements", reports USA Today . The NFL owners voted to approve four key rule changes during the May Spring League Meeting in Chicago on Tuesday, amending policies to overtime...

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  • Man City trio to leave when contracts expire
Man City trio to leave when contracts expire

It was long expected that a number of ageing City players would leave the club this summer and the exodus has already started. "It is incredible to see where the club is today and I am sure there is plenty more success to come". Clichy made more than 200 appearances for City, scoring three goals. "He showed his versatility numerous times this s...

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  • 3 things to watch for in Celtics - Cavs Game 5
3 things to watch for in Celtics - Cavs Game 5

James has played 212 career playoff games ― and is now in the NBA Finals for a seventh straight time . Even Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant , who will enter the Finals with 2,872 career playoff points as a 28-year-old, is nearly exactly 1,000 points behind LeBron's pace at that same age (3,871).

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  • Ott back with Blues as assistant coach
Ott back with Blues as assistant coach

Ott appeared in 11 games for the Canadiens , and had one assist. General manager Doug Armstrong announced the move Thursday, a little over a month after Ott's final game as a player with the Montreal Canadiens . It was just real easy to pick up that he's got a passion for it, he wants to be a coach, he wants to make a career of it. Ott was play...

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  • Nadal Downs Thiem to take Madrid Open Crown
Nadal Downs Thiem to take Madrid Open Crown

But the Spaniard broke back for 3-3 in typically gutsy fashion, winning an epic rally to set up break point and converting when Thiem netted a volley. Returning the ball is hard, especially when he hits it so high. "Let's respect his level right now because it's true that perhaps it's not as high as it used to be, but I'm telling you, it's been a l...

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  • Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton speaks out after slow afternoon practice session
Monaco Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton speaks out after slow afternoon practice session

The pair were 1.1 seconds adrift and behind both Red Bulls and Toro Rossos and split by Kevin Magnussen 's Haas. Asked about Mercedes' apparently disappointing performance, Vettel added: "I don't know what happened to them today". "I don't understand it", Hamilton admitted, having been 0.196s faster than Vettel in the morning's cooler conditions...

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  • Jamie Carragher mocks John Terry after Liverpool return in Sydney friendly
Jamie Carragher mocks John Terry after Liverpool return in Sydney friendly

Klopp was happy with the exercise and will now have a short break before gearing up for pre-season. "I wish tomorrow (to have signings completed) but unfortunately that's not really likely", he told his post-match press conference after the 3-0 friendly win over Sydney FC in Australia.

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  • NHL Playoffs 2017: Ducks injuries cause for concern
NHL Playoffs 2017: Ducks injuries cause for concern

The hometown team is now just one win away from advancing to the Stanley Cup Final . The team returned to Nashville from Anaheim , CA, on Sunday after a 3-1 win over the Ducks in Game 5. For us, the first couple of rounds was fairly smooth sailing. Wilson converted a backhand shot of an initial shot from P.K. Subban from the right point.

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  • Djokovic demolition drives French Open support
Djokovic demolition drives French Open support

German Alexander Zverev says he can not rest on his laurels after beating Novak Djokovic to win the Italian Open on Sunday and has set his sights on bigger titles in order to retain his place in the world's top 10. On the other hand, I mean, he didn't get much from my side. "It was very tough first two sets and I'm really happy that it's al...

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  • Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs
Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry, left, dribbles past San Antonio Spurs' Pau Gasol during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. You can't sugarcoat it or say 'if we had just made a couple shots we'd have been right there. Jonathon Simmons was the lone brig...

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  • Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'
Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'

I want to win the cup for my club. Arsenal youngster Ismael Bennacer would like to go out on loan next season for another year to either France or Spain to gain another year experience and playing time . Shkodran Mustafi is a doubt due to concussion. He, too, can point to impressive form - six straight league wins - and a stirring recent We...

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  • Offense erupts as Red Sox top Rangers
Offense erupts as Red Sox top Rangers

Dave Dombrowski has been aggressive moving top prospects through the system before. He is posting a.286 batting average, while slugging four home-runs and driving in 14 RBIs. Travis had earlier worked out at first base with coach Brian Butterfield. Travis made his Major League Baseball debut Wednesday, May 24, 2017. "Improving - and, yet, that'...

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  • Jose Mourinho leads Manchester United to emotional Europa League victory
Jose Mourinho leads Manchester United to emotional Europa League victory

Up against a youthful Ajax side, United seemed content to soak up pressure before hitting the Dutch giants on the break, which goes against the club's long-standing attacking philosophy. I don't want to see any global friendlies, I am selfish. I can't do it. "For me, enough is enough". A little more than 48 hours after the attack, substitute ...

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  • Loosen Up: NFL to allow some flair in celebrations
Loosen Up: NFL to allow some flair in celebrations

At least we are getting closer , Roger. L.A. will now host the 2022 game. In summary: Broncos players on the roster bubble will have more opportunities to make the team, overtime games will be shorter and two players will be allowed to come back from IR.

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  • Jaylen Brown, Other Celtics Battling Injuries Before Game 5 Vs. Cavs
Jaylen Brown, Other Celtics Battling Injuries Before Game 5 Vs. Cavs

James, who had never picked up four first-half fouls in his 14-year National Basketball Association career, regular season or postseason, got his fourth with 6:46 to play in the second period and Cleveland down 10 points. [The Celtics are], like I told you guys before, it's like we're preparing for a whole new team. Instead, Stevens and his team ...

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  • Three reasons West Ham should go all out to sign Chris Smalling
Three reasons West Ham should go all out to sign Chris Smalling

West Brom equalled their best-ever Premier League finish this season, ending up in 10th position, whilst they were only one victory shy of recording their highest-ever points tally in the top flight. Smalling has been publically criticised twice by Mourinho this season but he's still gone on to make 35 appearances in all competitions for United...

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