Stephen Curry is back to his MVP form from past year and Klay Thompson , while not as accurate with his three-point shooting, continues to offer solid two-way play. Curry is averaging a team-high 28.6 points per game in the playoffs. Kyrie Irving . With his big performance in Game 5 that helped start Cleveland's comeback, his 3-pointer in Game 7 and then his go-ahead basket in their Christmas Day matchup, Irving has repeatedly hurt the Warriors.
Imagine a planet like Jupiter zipping around its host star every day and a half, superheated to temperatures hotter than most stars and sporting a giant, glowing gas tail like a comet. All of the planets in our solar system orbit the sun's equator. One "year" on this planet is less than two days. "The astronomical community is clearly focused on finding Earth-like planets around small, cooler stars like our Sun", said Gaudi.
Ainslie said the wing would have to be replaced, which was impossible to do quick enough to get back out for the second scheduled race against the Kiwis. The BAR crew examine the damage that forced their retirement in the first race of the challenger series semifinals, against Team NZ. "Obviously we're really happy to get the two points in the semi-finals but unfortunately not the way we would like to, over a wounded opponent".
Slutsky revealed: "Mr Abramovich is my friend and has helped me achieve my dream". The Tigers saw boss Silva quit the club last month after failing to keep them in the Premier League , with their tally of 34 points from 38 league matches six adrift of safety, and thus condemning them to an immediate return to the second tier.
Following the assault, Koppenhaver fled from police before being captured a few days later and placed in custody while awaiting trial. Mack, whose real name is Christine Mackinday , spoke at Monday's sentencing hearing and told the court that she was afraid Koppenhaver, if he did not get a lengthy term, would kill her when he got out of jail.
A rain interruption a little after the start resulted in the match being reduced to 46 overs a side, but Williamson was unperturbed as he went about his business as usual to register his ninth ODI hundred and lift New Zealand to a good total.
Stephen Curry , the other "Splash Brother", had 32 points and Kevin Durant added 33, meaning the Warriors' big three stars totaled 87 points. He looks more like a two-time MVP than the hobbled player he was in last year's Finals. "And we're a full group when he's out here, so that means a lot". "Klay didn't shoot the ball well in Game 1 , but tonight he was getting open looks", Cavs forward Kevin Love said.
Muguruza defeated Serena Williams to win her maiden Grand Slam a year ago, but the 23-year-old needs to return to the final to stay in the world's top 10. Sergiy Stakhovsky bt Lu Yen-hsun 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4). Playing at the clay-court major for the first time since 2012, del Potro won an all-Argentine contest against qualifier Guido Pella 6-2, 6-1, 6-4.
The Panthers have been confident that even though quarterback Cam Newton waited until March to have shoulder surgery, that he'd be ready for training camp. Newton will work directly with head trainer Ryan Vermillion while the rest of the team practices. "As we progress into next week, you guys will get a chance to see him".
The family says Mili Hernandez's team was disqualified because organizers thought she was a boy. Hopefully the public outcry will inspire these tournament organizers to pull their rule books out of the 1950s, because Mili and her team worked hard to get where they were.
Leading the last one is. My fiancee wrote in the vehicle, 'When you keep God in the first place, he will take you places you never imagined.' And I never imagined to be here at the 600 victory lane. He needed to lead only two laps to win the Coca-Cola 600 , and the big Carolina Panthers fan celebrated the win with a dab, quarterback Cam Newton's signature celebration dance.
Had a burger, left and then understood the world of sponsorship". Win number 11 would move Johnson into a tie with Cale Yarborough for all-time career wins in NASCAR . With 51 laps to go, Johnson went low of Newman coming off turn two but got loose, allowing Larson to dive underneath heading into turn three. Eventually, however, Dillon succumbed to stronger cars, and his race ended in a 10-car pileup on the backstretch on the first lap of overtime.
Former top-ranked Caroline Wozniacki is through to the fourth round of the French Open after beating American teenager CiCi Bellis when their match resumed. He retrieved it when Murray served for the set in the 10th game before handing the advantage straight back. Martic is ranked 290th but she took just 49 minutes to beat the Latvian and match her best performance at a Grand Slam tournament.
The Ravens have signed journeyman cornerback Brandon Boykin . His next stop would be with the Chicago Bears , where he spent the 2016 season on injured reserve. Terminating Arrington's contract frees up approximately $2.1 million in cap space. The veteran cornerback will fill a need for Baltimore that opened when starting cornerback Tavon Young suffered a season-ending knee injury last week.
TMZ reports that police "smelled weed and noticed signs of intoxication" during the traffic stop. The initial report by TMZ Sports indicated Lewis' 2012 Audi was pulled over on June 4 in Reynoldsburg, Ohio for speeding and tinted windows.
The arena won out over AT&T Stadium in Dallas and Madison Square Garden in NY, which also bid for the bout. He said there were a number of other venues offered up, including Dodger Stadium. The speculation in boxing was that his performance against Jacobs may have convinced Alvarez that it was worth the risk to face such a big puncher.
The Chelsea forward picked up the injury while training with the Belgium national team on Sunday as they prepared for their World Cup qualifier in Estonia on Friday. The winger twisted his ankle in a training session on Sunday and although the severity of the injury not clear at the initial stage. Hazard was instrumental to Chelsea's success this season, scoring 16 goals along the way to his side's Premier League triumph.
Sissons' second goal three minutes into the third period was deflating for the Ducks as they were outshooting Nashville 31-9. With six minutes left Scissons scored his final goal of the game and recorded a hat trick, something the fans didn't realize until a few minutes later when it was announced because of an earlier goal that had been misattributed.
After the first rain delay, New Zealand came out firing with Australian global Luke Ronchi particularly harsh on Pat Cummins' bowling, smashing two fours and a six from an over. Alongside Ross Taylor, he put on 99 for the third wicket before his experienced team-mate fell for 46 when he holed out to mid-off against Hastings.
At 33, Dumervil had three sacks last season for the Ravens as he battled an Achilles injury that limited him to eight games. That changed some on Monday when Lynch took to Twitter to announce the addition of five-time Pro-Bowler Elvis Dumervil .
Apparently for Curry, he'll take advantage of any chance he gets for a quick snooze. Golden State watches the series swing to Cleveland for pivotal Games 3 and 4, and in front of the Cavaliers' hometown fans, they'll face their toughest task yet.
As a home assistant, HomePod is a great way to send messages, get updates on news , sports and weather, or control smart home devices by simply asking Siri to turn on the lights, close the shades or activate a scene. The next version of iOS, which powers the iPhone and iPad, as well as desktop software macOS and the Apple Watch's watchOS were also updated at the firm's annual developer conference, WWDC .
Hazard returned to the height of his powers in the 2016/17 season after ghosting his way through the previous campaign, with the Belgian playing in a key part in returning the Premier League title to Stamford Bridge . He will now play no part in those fixtures, with it expected that he will be sidelined for between two and three months. "To be honest, I don't know which offers will arrive".
Instead, they use a fuel nozzle very similar to what you and I use to fill our street cars at the local Sunoco. Get out of his auto and come talk to me. STAGE TWO: Truex Jr. dominated the second stage to collect a stage win and playoff point. Of course, Truex wanted to have a voice in the final outcome.
The first crack in the Murray game appeared just after the hour mark as two loose shots handed the break straight back, but another poor Khachanov service game made it three breaks in a row. Argentina's Paola Suarez was the last South American woman to reach a quarter-final at a Slam at Wimbledon in 2004. What is actually relevant is not what I say in the four or five seconds after a point is finished.
Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr returned to the sidelines and is coaching the Warriors for Game 2 of the NBA Finals on Sunday against the Cleveland Cavaliers . NOTES: Warriors coach Steve Kerr hadn't been on the bench since Game 2 of the Warriors' first-round sweep over the Portland Trail Blazers . "I'm feeling better.
The team announced on its Twitter account that it will wear its famed black, sleeved alternative uniforms in Game 2 of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors on Sunday. The game's defining sequence came in the third quarter when Curry used a dazzling display of dribbling to dart past the much-bigger James and finish with a layup off the glass.
With top match-winners like Yuvraj Singh and MS Dhoni in their midst and a captain and batsman of the quality of Virat Kohli at the helm, Pakistan know that they have a task at hand if they are to emerge victorious in that game. "Since then, we've been on a huge upward curve , and we've been tremendously lucky in the fact we have had a group of players that have bought into a way of playing and enjoyed it, and executed extremely well", said Morgan.
Muguruza left the court visibly unhappy with the partisan crowd, and afterwards the tearful Spaniard admitted that they had made it extra hard for her. I don't know what people were expecting. I mean, I love playing here. For the second year in a row Williams has gone out to the Swiss in this stage of the tournament.
If Joe Gibbs Racing isn't back, it's hard to say what "back" is. You can adjust the strategy a bit in cash games, especially with Dover studs like Jimmie Johnson and Kevin Harvick starting outside the Top 10. We had five pole positions. You're trading power for reliability. Johnny Sauter topped a high school graduate and was faster than a runaway tire on Friday to win the Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway .
The pair has never faced off before this meeting and the victor of this match will take on either Kei Nishikori or Fernando Verdasco in the quarter-finals on Wednesday. Fifth-seeded Elina Svitolina advanced to the French Open quarterfinals by beating Croatian qualifier Petra Martic 4-6, 6-3, 7-5. "It doesn't keep me from playing, and it doesn't keep me from playing well", Wawrinka said about his back.
Sania Mirza stormed into the quarter-finals of mixed doubles as she and her partner Ivan Dodig of Croatia notched up a commanding 6-2, 6-4 win Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) and Artem Sitak (New Zealand) in a second round match. "If you had been in my shoes on the court, I think you would have understood. It's going to be tough", said Mladenovic. When Muguruza's complaints about the crowd were relayed to Mladenovic, she said she thought it was just as tough on her, because she had to deal with ...
Youth came out trumps over experience when 23-year-old Garbine Muguruza beat 36-year-old Francesca Schiavone in first round action at Roland Garros on Monday. A win is all you need in round one and that is exactly what Djokovic did, albeit with a rusty performance against Granollers. Sergiy Stakhovsky bt Lu Yen-hsun 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 (7/4).
Matta, who just completed his 13th season with the Buckeyes, is 337-123. Matta coached at Xavier and Butler , and was an assistant at Miami and Western Carolina. Gene and I met a couple weeks ago. "It's what they do". "It's sad that sports has come to where you got to do stuff like that". "We weren't winning the battles in recruiting that I thought we might have a chance to win", said Smith, stating that recruiting is the lifeblood of the program.
South Africa captain AB de Villiers was hit for a minor over rate offence in the pre-tournament bilateral series against England , but that strike against his name does not carry into the ICC event. As for Du Plessis, he continued his stellar run of form with the bat by scoring 75 off 70 balls, which included six boundaries. All in all, I'm looking forward to this week's game against Pakistan after what was a thoroughly convincing performance against Sri Lanka .
Antoine Griezmann has confirmed that he's staying at Atletico Madrid at least for another season. "I've chose to stay", the France worldwide told Telefoot . That leaves them unable to sign new players until the January window, ending the club's bid to bring in Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette, who was seen as a likely replacement for Griezmann.
It looks like Ian Holloway can take a lot of credit for inspiring Huddersfield to promotion! Huddersfield have never played in the Premier League and haven't been a force in English football since the 1920s, when they won the title three times under legendary boss Herbert Chapman .
The Spaniard departed Court Suzanne Lenglen scoldingly wagging her finger as the crowd were asked to applaud Muguruza following her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat. I always showed people that I want to belong there, I believed in myself, in the process, and I was always positive. And we're in the quarter-finals.
It was Ronaldo's fourth Champions League title - three for Real and one at Manchester United - and his double took him to 600 career goals for club and country. "We are in good ages, we have young players that are coming that have a lot of quality, and this is only positive thing for the team". Asked about his critics and a season in which he has occasionally been whistled by Madrid fans, Ronaldo said: "It's not a moment to speak about the fans, I spoke about this already".
Ukraine's Elina Svitolina clenches her fist as she defeats Croatia's Petra Martic during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Monday, June 5, 2017 in Paris . "It's a huge bonus for me, looking to the rest of the tournament", Cilic said, "knowing that, mentally and physically, I haven't spent any energy at all".
The win has taken Nadal one step closer to a 10th Roland Garros crown. Unseeded Russian Karen Khachanov , two weeks past his 21st birthday, became the youngest man to reach the French Open's fourth round since 2009, beating 21st-seeded American John Isner 7-6 (1), 6-3, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3).
On Sunday, at the Suzanne Lenglen Court , she was to take on fourth seed and defending champion Garbine Muguruza . This was the biggest match of the women's tournament so far - 2016 victor against great French hope. I mean, I love playing here. In addition, all eight women who play in the fourth round Monday are seeking a first major title, so it will be the first French Open since 1977 and first major tournament anywhere since the 1979 Australian Open without a past Slam champion ...
Taylor finally fell in the 34th over for a 58-ball 46, just one run shy of posting the fourth consecutive ODI-century stand with Williamson. Things looked troubling for the Aussies early when New Zealand opener Luke Ronchi , who once made a 22-ball ODI 50 for Australia , whacked Josh Hazlewood and Pat Cummins to all parts.
Curry recorded his first career postseason triple-double with 32 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds , while Durant contributed 33 points, 13 rebounds and 6 assists while moving a pair of victories from his first ring. "If you make a mistake - like I said, we had a turnover, it came from me, and then we had a miscue and the floods opened again". He's dribbling the ball incessantly, stopping the Cavs' offense and giving Golden State time to load up its defense, while struggling to ...
After walking up to check the ball's mark on the clay - a line judge and the chair umpire confirmed it was out - del Potro leaned forward on the net, head bowed, the very picture of despair. "I managed to push her back". "Well, now, it's pretty OK", Halep said about her ankle. "I can move pretty well", Halep said. Asked how he felt about the fans' response to his forehands, del Potro joked: "I like (it) a lot".
What may happen in training camp or the preseason is that a quarterback will suffer an injury, and Kaepernick will get a call from a team with a quarterback emergency. He's thrown for 2,548 yards, 13 touchdowns and 12 interceptions during his career. Kaepernick also re-tweeted a tweet from National Football League reporter Mike Freeman stating: "The story that Kaepernick isn't being signed because of his salary demands is a lie".
Trump took the statement out of context , and claimed that Khan had said people should not be alarmed by terrorism. "We're working with him, working together and that's important - central government and the London mayoralty and his officials working together to ensure we are responding to the attack and looking, as I said earlier, at the work that the police is doing to give the public extra protection and extra reassurance.
Kowalkiewicz's back, going for a rear-naked choke that had her opponent tapping out no sooner at 3:03 mark of the opening round. After suffering his second stoppage loss in his last three fights, Aldo's future is now unclear. "I did enough for a title shot multiple times but [the UFC] went around back and took it from me", he added in an interview with FloCombat . Holloway maintained dominant position and continues to throw punches.
Despite a Superman effort by LeBron James , the Warriors beat the Cavaliers by 19 points Sunday, stretching their series lead to 2-0 and their playoff record to 14-0. They're going to try to get more offensive rebounds . And that's why the Warriors are two wins away from the title they have spent a year waiting to reclaim.
His ability to play long points and get into the grind has been impressive and should leave him in good stead against Murray. The ATP is holding an end-of- season Next Gen tournament for the first time in November as a showcase for the best eight players aged under 21.