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Rockets' injured Chris Paul an unknown for Game 7

The head coach says Paul's recovery is going well, but he's going to be listed as questionable for Monday's game. The team that opened in Las Vegas as remarkable preseason 5-8 favorites to win the title looked as good as advertised. After a couple of days to recover, the weekend's NBA winners will meet Thursday in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on ABC. "I'm for sure going to find a Chipotle in Boston, I'll tell you that". Read More »

Antonio Conte set to leave Chelsea as Blues select new manager

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Chelsea are prepared to meet Napoli's asking price for Kalidou Koulibaly as Maurizio Sarri edges closer to succeed Antonio Conte at the club. Following Sarri's departure, Koulibaly is just one of those many Napoli players who are expected to leave; with Jorginho being the other. The club appear keen to go in a different direction, with Conte soon to be parting ways with the club he has spent two-years with. Read More »

LeBron James leads Cavaliers into National Basketball Association finals

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Jeff Green , who was stellar in relief of Love in Game 6, got the start and responded with another outstanding performance - notching 19 points on 7-for-14 shooting to go with eight boards and a blocked shot. Cleveland's LeBron James hopes to change that as he tries to get to the NBA Finals for the eighth straight year. "He's had a lot of gaudy games, but I just think Game 7, in Boston, all the circumstances that surround Boston.to come here in a hostile environment, Game 7, Eastern ... Read More »

Hope for Salah as angry Egyptians snap at 'Ramos the Dog'

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However, the Egyptian FA are believed to be more optimistic over the injury, claiming that the damage is just a sprain which could be healed in just two weeks. Salah had also scored the goal that took Egypt to the World Cup when he netted a dramatic late penalty in a qualifier against Congo in October. Read More »

Chelsea legend John Terry set to leave Aston Villa

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It is viewed as the richest match in football , with this season's edition worth approximately £170 million to the winners. Out of their last six games at Wembley, the Villans have only won once and been beaten the other five times , however, supporters would have been hoping to overcome that omen. Read More »

The Cavaliers and Celtics Battle in G7 Of The Eastern Conference Finals!

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LeBron James led Cleveland with 35 points, 15 rebounds and 9 assists. "I just love everything about the kid - the way he plays the game, his demeanor, where he comes from", James said. "We said we want to do this for Kevin", Lue said. "I think it's easy to look at a stat sheet, but I think, the way that [the Cavaliers] were playing, he made all the right plays, especially early in the game", said Stevens. Read More »

LeBron leads Cavs in 87-79 win over Celtics, reach NBA Finals

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Tatum's jam brought the Celtics within two points with 6:42 to play, and he gave Boston a lead with a three-pointer less than a minute later. Cavs are in the National Basketball Association finals. Michael Jordan, or Wilt Chamberlain, or Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. James himself (once: 35.3 PPG). They will play the victor of Monday night's game between the Golden State Warriors and the Houston Rockets in the NBA Finals, which start on Thursday. Read More »

Mike D'Antoni provides update on Chris Paul

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A home loss in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals would have put an enormous dent in that Golden State dynasty talk, and for 24 minutes on Saturday night, that loss was exactly what the Warriors seemed headed toward. That's what happened Saturday night. I just think he wants to go out there and hoop, and he doesn't worry about much else. Part of Thompson's allure as an National Basketball Association player is his ability to go from zero to nuclear in 2.5 possessions. Read More »

Cavaliers reach Finals for fourth year in a row by beating Celtics

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The Cavaliers entered halftime with a 54-43 lead, and although they had their chances, the Celtics never closed the gap. It didn't quite go down, but this group is resilient. "I'm going to get in the auto and head back to Akron". Cleveland did it without Kevin Love , who missed the game with a concussion. The Cavs, well, they don't feel bad for those guys. Read More »

ICC says TV channel not co-operating on corruption probe

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A video footage from a documentary in TV channel Al Jazeera had claimed that Robin Morris, a match-fixer based in Mumbai had bribed the groundsman in Galle to allegedly doctor the pitch, said a report in Hindustan Times. "60 to 70 percent of matches we can set", he said in the documentary, adding he had been involved in match-fixing for "six to seven years". "We endorse the ICC's position and fully support their work and investigations", the European Central Bank said. Read More »

Board Cam Of Danica Patrick’s Final Race

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He whispered in her right ear, gave her a kiss and then smacked her on the butt as she maneuvered to get her helmet on and slide into the cockpit. "I want to cry". For Faustino, who has won the last two Pocono superspeedway events with Power, making his first trip to Victory Lane at the Indy 500 with his longtime friend and wheel man was the ideal result. Read More »

Power finally realizes dream of Indianapolis 500 victory

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Patrick had been running near the middle of the pack in the Indy 500 when she lost control, slid hard into the outside wall, then caromed across the track and hit the inside barrier. Helio Castroneves , Tony Kanaan, Sebastien Bourdais and Danica Patrick were among those who crashed in single-car spins. Will Power, of Australia, leads Simon Pagenaud, of France, though the first turn during the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May ... Read More »

Up to 1,000 Liverpool fans 'left stranded in UK'

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SportsJOE and JOE were right there with numerous Liverpool faithful for the duration at a Carlsberg-hosted Champions League final event held at J.K Stoutman's and that featured Shay Given and former Liverpool midfielder David Thompson. Read More »

Won't stand for the anthem? Get out of the country, says Trump

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Their nonviolent protest of police brutality and racial inequality both inspired the masses - GQ named Kaepernick their Citizen of the Year last November - it also resulted in censure and outrage . The vote by NFL club CEOs today contradicts the statements made to our player leadership by Commissioner Roger Goodell and the Chairman of the NFL's Management Council John Mara about the principles, values, and patriotism of our League. Read More »

Liverpool goalie Loris Karius sent death threats after Champions League blunders

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That's when things went wild. Bale, however, is correct to acknowledge the uncertainty of his imminent future in Madrid as he has featured in less than 2400 minutes across all competitions for Real Madrid . "Let's see where Cristiano goes to win as many Champions League trophies as he has at Real Madrid ". Meanwhile, Liverpool defender Andrew Robertson described Ramos' gamesmanship as "quite clever" after the Real Madrid captain's involvement in Salah's injury. Read More »

Warriors' outburst sinks Rockets, forces game seven

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Mindful of what happened right after that series - the Warriors would blow a 3-1 lead of their own to Cleveland - Curry said: "I think we both blocked that whole year out of our memory". Curry was that guy, he was the Warriors best all-around player on the night. The Warriors claimed a 115-86 triumph at Oracle Arena to bounce back from successive defeats and force an all-important Game 7 on Tuesday (2am United Kingdom time ). Read More »

Arsenal remain interested in Jean Michael Seri with Unai Emery in charge

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Lichtsteiner, 34, has been targeted by the Gunners as they look to bolster their defence this summer, with Hector Bellerin now the club's only natural right-back. Lichtsteiner has scored 14 goals in 250 appearances for Juve since signing from Lazio in August 2011. The former Lazio defender is expected to captain Switzerland at the World Cup in Russian Federation, where he will add to the 98 caps he has already won for his country. Read More »

Real fans rejoice at Bernabeu after European success

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Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos says Cristiano Ronaldo must clarify comments he made about his future after last night's Champions League final win against Liverpool in Kiev. Early in the second half, Loris Karius had the ball in goal, tried to roll it to a defender and Karim Benzema just stuck his foot out, with the ball finding its way in. Read More »

LeBron James and the Cavaliers win Game 6 against Celtics, 109-99

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Love exited Game 6 after colliding with the Celtics Jayson Tatum . Love, who has suffered at least two prior concussions, was also sidelined seven weeks with a broken left hand. "It's not going to be pretty", Celtics guard Marcus Smart said. James had team-highs in points (46), rebounds (11) and assists (9) in an extraordinary individual performance which piloted the Cavaliers to a 109-99 victory which levels the best-of-seven series at three wins each. Read More »

Madrid confirmed as European aristocrats but Ronaldo remarks tar victory

Dejan Lovren and Virgil van Dijk eased the burden on Loris Karius by insisting the under-fire goalkeeper is not exclusively at fault for Liverpool's Champions League final loss. "They act like they're happy, but I think they should be jealous! At the beginning of the season I had an injury", he said on BT Sport. "I've already bet with him". Read More »

I don't mind if Red Bull have Monaco pace - Hamilton

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Meanwhile, Sebastian Vettel lapped the street circuit in 1m11.039s, 0.229s behind Ricciardo; while Lewis Hamilton , who seemed to be in close contention against Ricciardo at one point, lost time in the final stages of Q3 and finished within half a second of the Red Bull behind Vettel . Read More »

Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala questionable for Warriors-Rockets Game 5

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Check out this end of game action in this Fantastic Finish. If Iguodala is absent, the Warriors are likely to start Kevon Looney at center while sliding Draymond Green to power forward as they did in Game 4 . Both the Warriors (twice) and the Cavs (once) have won National Basketball Association titles during that span. Eric Gordon was fouled, hit both free throws, and sealed the game. Read More »

Star repentant over Real Madrid exit hint

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The former England captain has begged ex-Real Madrid team-mate Zinedine Zidane to beat the Reds in the Champions League final on Saturday night. Considering that Mo Salah went off injured and Loris Karius made the most ridiculous mistake possible Bale has done well to steal all the headlines with what might be the greatest goal ever scored in a Champions League final. Read More »

Paul receiving regular treatment to return for Rockets

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Iguodala is listed on the injury report as questionable for Game 6 and Kerr said he didn't have an update on his condition on Friday. We may actually never know if this was actually the same play which Duncan passed along, but regardless, it'd be an awesome story. Read More »