They led at the half by 11. While much of the attention in the "three-match" has been on Durant and Cavaliers superstar LeBron James , it was Cleveland point guard Kyrie Irving who was the difference-maker last season, drilling a tiebreaking 3-pointer in the final minute.
He nearly expects them to return. Injury forced him to skip Wimbledon in 2009 and a year ago, while the 2012-2015 seasons saw him lose to Lukas Rosol (No. I love grass, everybody knows, and it's a surface that I really enjoyed a lot playing there. While big congratulations are in order for Taylor, Rafa was out there by himself, battling worthy opponents, injury and, in his worst moments, most likely the demons that inevitably interfere in all players' existence.
The accumulated impact for the past few years has become a loss of 37.5 billion yen (NZ$472 million) up from a previously disclosed 22 billion yen ($284 million). The units failed to provide for losses due to flaws in contracts, they said. "The results of the investigation showed that certain accounting practices were inappropriate at Fuji Xerox New Zealand Ltd.as well as Fuji Xerox Australia Pty".
He recalls his days as a teenager, breaking into the track with buddies and hotwiring golf carts until they were chased off by approaching headlights. Foyt. "I would say it is about time that Ferrari wins again here", said Vettel, who has 44 career wins. "We are leaning on (the No. 48 team) pretty hard this weekend".
He finished 5-for-5 with the four homers and 10 RBI. Going into the game, Gennett was 0 for his last 19 at bats but his 5-for-5 night Tuesday increased his current batting average to.302 from.270. 4 (Phillips remarked recently that he was insulted the Reds gave the number away). The same Scooter Gennett that entered play on Tuesday with 38 home runs in 1,754 plate appearances.
There was more going on out there. We know what we have to do in order to win this game. But the situation was clarified soon after, as the apparent technical on Green in the first quarter had actually been called on Golden State coach Steve Kerr , but the scorer's table thought it was on Green.
Favorite MLB player: I would go with Derek Jeter in the past. He's got that "it" factor that a No. 1 pick needs to survive and move forward and have success at the end of the journey. "I was real happy when he was drafted by the Twins". Hit.324 with six HRs and 28 RBIs at plate, and skills in field make him intriguing talent. "It was just exciting".
Hamilton is now just three pole positions away from seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher's 68-pole record, meaning the Mercedes driver is likely to become Formula One's most decorated qualifier by the end of the season. "I knew what I had to do today". Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo was third for the third straight week, celebrating on the podium by drinking champagne out of his race-worn shoe.
Chasing a very small target of 183 for a win, Australia were 83 for 1 in 16 overs when rained played the spoilsport at the Oval and the match could not be resumed after that. I was happy to keep batting through the rain", Smith added. "Of course I didn't want to go off", Smith said. "And we've obviously got a good record in tournament play so I think this is something we can call upon in this game on Saturday".
As always at Roland Garros, Nadal stood head and shoulders above his competition. Nadal lost just 35 games across the fortnight as he swept to the title in familiar style, and concede just one solitary break point to Wawrinka in the final, which he duly defended.
Elsewhere, Italy enjoyed their best-ever finish at a U20 World Cup as they prevailed in a penalty shoot-out with Uruguay to claim third place. Supporters were inevitably quick in taking to social media to react to the moment... "Maybe not on the night in the final but it was just about finding a way to win that game and the players have done it and I'm absolutely delighted for every single one of the players, every single one of the staff".
After all, Haseley was the Hoos best pitcher for the past 2 years. As a result, it's unlikely Seise will join the Knights. There will be a pre-show at 6 p.m., and until then you can catch up on all of Cormican's draft previews and more exciting pre-draft content, conveniently compiled in this handy post .
Goble said he thought he had verbalized to the table that the initial technical was on Kerr , but said after watching the video that he should have done a better job with that. Earlier this week, he referred to Cavs fans as "rude" after an altercation between his mother and some Q spectators after Game 3 of the NBA Finals.
Not that James - or Magic or Michael - is participating. "Is it fair that the New York Yankees in the '90s was adding piece after piece after piece?" Take a look at the clip from the top of the page and get a short glimpse into James' greatness.
MckKay was rumored to be going with the first overall pick, but the Rays have to be thrilled to see him available with the fourth pick. The 6-foot-2 junior left-hander out of Darlington, Pa., has gone 10-3 this season for the College World Series-bound Cardinals with 2.34 ERA, 140 strikeouts and a.188 batting average against.
Leigh Griffiths scored two late free-kicks - his first global goals - to cancel out Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's opener and leave Scotland on the brink of a crucial win in Group F. "He led the line brilliantly and Chris Martin came on and did well as well". "At 1-0 the challenge is to see games like that out or finish them with a second goal, and that highlighted an area we have to get better at", Southgate said.
Kagiso Rabada (4-39) and Wayne Parnell (3-43) plundered England , who rallied from 20-6 to 153 all out in the 32nd over. Following on from their comfortable opening victory three days ago, the hosts held on to win by two runs at Hampshire's Ageas Bowl and take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
The Warriors will try to close out the Warriors and complete a series sweep of the Cavaliers - not to mention finish off a flawless 16-0 run through the postseason Friday night at Quicken Loans Arena. We all know about the controversy in the wake of Curry's "celebration" after Kevin Durant's game-winning 3-pointer late in Game 3 . Now, as the Warriors try to close this series out, the focus will be squarely on Curry until the Warriors win the championship - or until they somehow ...
Ostapenko , who celebrated her 20th birthday on Thursday, is the first unseeded women's finalist at the French Open since Mima Jausovec lost to seven-time French Open champion Chris Evert in 1983. Her successful all-or-nothing approach saw her fire 50 winners and 45 unforced errors against Bacsinszky. She was in pole position in the second as well but got understandably tight with the finish line in sight, allowing Bacsinszky to level the match.
They play Thursday, which happens to be Ostapenko's 20th birthday and Bacsinszky's 28th. "It's pretty amusing", Bacsinsky said of her sometimes doubles partner. She was again unable to back it up and Bacsinszky took the next four games to stretch to what proved to be a crucial 5-3 lead. Heading into their quarter-final matches, each of the players had knocked out former Grand Slam champions as title holder Garbine Muguruza, seven-time major winner Venus Williams, two-time French Open ...
He added: " Chelsea's a top club, they want to keep the top players". That came at the end of a season when Costa scored 26 goals in 46 games for the Premier League champions, but which also saw persistent speculation about the forward's future.
The England worldwide has yet to confirm whether he will still be in north London come August time, but stats unearthed by WhoScored.com suggest that Arsene Wenger and company need to sort out a new contract for the winger as soon as possible.
The AB de Villiers -led side slumped to a 1-2 defeat to England in the three-match ODI series after two close matches went the hosts' way while they were humbled in the final game. By that time, South Africa had 189 runs on the board, with enough overs left for the following batsmen to exploit. De Villiers insists, meanwhile, South Africa will treat their opponents with great respect despite their 5-0 whitewash victory over them last winter.
Curry added 34 and Andre Iguodala was a force off the bench, scoring 20 points on 9-of-14 shooting. James, who in 2012 with Miami beat the Thunder in Durant's only other Finals, wound up with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists. And while the comments didn't come across as excessively brash given that they were from Green, Irving said the Cavs were offended and inspired by them.
They gave no further details. Dennis Rodman , the bad boy of '90s basketball, is heading back to North Korea this week, CNN reported. The President previously tweeted: "The only American who has met with the North Korean man child is Dennis Rodman ".
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain came off the bench to give England the lead before Griffiths's free kicks looked to have snatched victory for Scotland . Scotland were seconds away from beating the "old enemy" England in their World Cup qualifier on Saturday but despite ending up with a 2-2 draw manager Gordon Strachan had only words of admiration for his players.
Bacsinszky, the only woman to have reached the Roland Garros quarter-finals in 2015, 2016 and 2017, will face local favourite Kristina Mladenovic in the last eight after she eliminated defending champion Garbine Muguruza . "I know she makes a lot of double faults". It's a very painful defeat here at the French Open . "At the beginning of the tournament I said 10, 15 players could win this tournament and I still think that", Halep said.
Green, the Warriors' All-Star forward, was charged with a technical foul with 6:18 left in the third quarter for arguing with officials after being called for his third personal foul. At least if I'm going to get 'em, let me earn them. The play led to a momentum shift toward the Cleveland Cavaliers , who are hoping to keep their title hopes alive.
Belotti has been linked with a move to Old Trafford , as Jose Mourinho searches for Zlatan Ibrahimovic's replacement. He is a target for a number of top European clubs including Arsenal although Torino president Urbano Cairo has made it clear that he wants to keep the youngster at least for one more season.
Much of the work guarding the Warriors' " Splash Brothers " will fall to Cavs guard Kyrie Irving . "It's fueled us all year, just trying to keep that hunger to get back to the stage". Bringing defensive help against Curry leaves someone else open for a pass and scoring opportunity, Durant warned. "We have been physical, we haven't turned the ball over, and we have shared the ball.
By the same token, playing better defense in the first quarter would offer the Cavaliers their best shot at getting off to the good start they had in Game 4 . Of course, calling the people that inspire you to get out of bed in the morning boring isn't usually a good way to keep them happy. "If we don't protect the ball, we don't limit their three-point shooting, then we can get blown out".
Pachulia has secured the opening possession for the Warriors three out of four times in these finals. J.R. Smith opened the scoring in Game 1 by swishing a three-pointer. Or will someone, from either team, get in early foul trouble and alter the course of this game? LeBron James led the way, connecting on five of his first six shots.
Remy was also treated for a relapse of lung cancer in February . Remy will continue working Red Sox games until he is forced to leave the booth to receive treatment. He is a member of the Red Sox Hall of Fame. The recurrence of cancer was diagnosed two weeks ago, when Remy went for his regular three-month scan.
And Draymond Green certainly isn't the first Warriors player seeking to capitalize on the fame surrounding his team. The odd part was the box score chalked up the technical on Green. It's a reference to what Green said about Cleveland fans not being "the sharpest people around" after Game 4. Goble said he thought he had verbalized to the table that the initial technical was on Kerr, but said after watching the video that he should have done a better job with that.
Chun hit both fairway and green in regulation but missed her birdie putt to finish with par . She jokingly said she was planning to celebrate the victory by sleeping in the vehicle as her caddie drove her to Grand Rapids, Mich., the site of the next week's Meijer LPGA Classic .
Jameson Taillon has officially been activated from the disabled list and is all set to return for the Pittsburgh Pirates this evening. They got things started in the first inning as Josh Harrison hit his eighth home run of the season.
Ibrahimovic, who underwent surgery in May and will be out of contract on June 30, was the only player on United's release list . 'I'm really bad at picking teams, ' he joshed in an interview with Portuguese paper Expresso . United, meanwhile, had finished in the Premier League's top four only once after Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement in 2013 and, despite winning the FA Cup under Louis van Gaal just before Mourinho's arrival, they remained a side in transition.
Ultimately, it was the patience of Tapwrit that gave him and jockey Jose Ortiz the victory. As the Wood Memorial victor separated himself from the field, Ortiz encouraged Tapwrit and the pair went after Irish War Cry . "I always liked him and had a lot of faith in him". "You very seldomly just get to enjoy a win and not have a target right around the corner. I'm happy for the owners and for Todd [Pletcher] for giving me the opportunity".
Jordan came to Milwaukee after being an assistant at MI under John Beilein and will be heading back to his alma mater. Milwaukee's LaVall Jordan will be the next Butler head coach, barring a breakdown in negotiations, per sources. LaVall Jordan, pictured left, stands on the sideline. It will be Jordan's goal to build on Holtmann's success and continue Butler's recent history of making shrewd coaching hires.
I think the strategy is misguided, but we'll see how it pans out. He was the L.A. Times' high school baseball player of the year after hitting.429 as a junior. That run started in 1983 with small college right-hander Tim Belcher, who didn't sign. The slot value for the Dodgers' first pick , per MLB.com, is $2,702,700, while their second-round pick has a value of $1,018,200.
And, whether he was fully healthy by the end of those playoffs or not, the cold, hard truth for Curry and the Warriors is that, until they close this series out, last year's failure - and every subsequent one this season - will hang over them.
A risky offensive piece, Burger is easily the Bears' best player, swatting 21 home runs and batting at an impressive.349 clip in 2016. He said comparisons to Sox third baseman Todd Frazier weren't far off, but he also likened him to 20-year major-leaguer Gary Gaetti.
Drogba headed a cross from teammate Amadou Dia into the net, the ball deflecting off the hands of Vancouver Whitecaps 2 goalkeeper Sean Melvin. Phoenix Rising FC forward Didier Drogba dedicated his debut for the club to his fallen global teammate Cheick Tiote .
Berra, who has joined Hearts from Ipswich Town, admits that the equaliser was preventable but reflected on the quality of Tottenham Hotspur striker Kane , who captained England . "I want to save it, of course, but the wall want to block it but we didn't so we got on with it and we scored the next goal which was the important thing in the time that we had".
Hitting, being physical, we have to do that. "If it's talking trash or knocking guys on the floor, whatever you got to do, you got to do it". Curry would love to celebrate the title in front of home supporters by winning Monday . But you just have keep a body on them as much as possible and try to make their shots a little bit more hard. "When you have home court ideally you take care of business at home and get a split on the road".
Valtteri Bottas ( Mercedes ) came in second, Daniel Ricciardo ( Red Bull ) came third and Lance Stroll (Williams/Mercedes) - the first Montrealer to take part in the Grand Prix since Jacques Villeneuve - broke the top 10, coming in ninth.
John Lackey wasn't at his best on Monday , serving up three home runs in a losing effort against the Mets in NY. What's next: The series with the Cubs continues with the Mets' most consistent pitcher on the mound. Bruce finished with three hits. deGrom is now sporting a 3.35 xFIP with a 5-3 record and 100 strikeouts in 13 starts (81 innings pitched). NOTES: Mets OF Michael Conforto (back) did not play.
LeBron was asked about the unreal dunk afterwards: "I think I was - it was a transition play, and I believe it was Kyle on my right side that was running the wing, and two of their players were back and I was just trying to engage one of them so I could get Kyle a shot in the corner, and they both went to Kyle, I believe, and I got caught in the air".
But Sky sources are adamant that Southampton have always considered the player not for sale and reports of any transfer fees - allegedly up to £60m with £200k-a-week wages on the table - are fantasy. Dutch global defender Virgil van Dijk could become the world's most expensive defender and join English Premier League giant Liverpool from rival Southampton , according to British media reports.
He waved his arms in frustration at an official after being called for fouling Kevin Love and was hit with the tech, which would have triggered an automatic ejection. Draymond Green gets hit with a technical and brings back memory of out-of-control version from past year. They are up 3-1 in the best-of-seven series - again.