Kuznetsov's wizardry brings Capitals within 1 win of first Stanley Cup

The first Stanley Cup game in Washington in 20 years was a rousing success over the weekend, as the Caps looked the more energetic team en route to a 3-1 victory . Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury is playing very well, but not as well as he did in the f... More..

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Lyon chairman Aulas hands Liverpool huge blow in Fekir pursuit
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Lyon chairman Aulas hands Liverpool huge blow in Fekir pursuit

The two clubs have agreed a transfer fee of 65 million euros plus 7 million in add-ons . Liverpool , however, continued to press ahead with negotiations and appear to have broken Aulas's resolve to keep the a...More..

by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Simona Halep predicts Garbine Muguruza plan for French Open clash

Muguruza, considered the slight favourite by many, handed her serve over in the first game with a double fault on break point and Halep raced 5-0 ahead in the opening set. It's ladies singles semi-final day t...More..

Kevin Durant almost confronted heckler outside team hotel after Game 3
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Kevin Durant almost confronted heckler outside team hotel after Game 3

In a Q. and A. with The Times , Bryant said "I don't understand how, in order to talk about how great LeBron is we need to [expletive] on everybody else". Durant was making his "don't forget about me for Final...More..

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers Should Stop Switching Against the Golden State Warriors
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers Should Stop Switching Against the Golden State Warriors

With seemingly everything going Golden State's way thus far, Cleveland does have one distinct advantage heading into Wednesday's Game 3: home court. "It just so happened that Kevin Durant played exceptional...More..

Philadelphia 76ers and Bryan Colangelo Part Ways
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers and Bryan Colangelo Part Ways

In the statement, Colangelo said he was sad to be leaving the organization in this manner. "While this is obviously a mistake, we are family and we will work through this together". "At no point did I ever purp...More..

Time for me to break Grand Slam jinx: Thiem
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Time for me to break Grand Slam jinx: Thiem

The clay courts of Roland Garros host the second Grand Slam of the season. Thiem won in one hour and 50 minutes and will be fresh in the semi-finals. As the second set advanced, Zverev stretched and rubbed hi...More..

Journalist talks up Man United’s hopes of signing Real Madrid star
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Journalist talks up Man United’s hopes of signing Real Madrid star

Ronaldo is believed to have demanded an outrageous €75m per year in order to sign a new contract in Madrid, but the club as it stands, are refusing to spend that much on him. "It's the way the gaffer wants him ...More..

Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House

There are a lot of people that believe that he's not for the people or doing things that's right by the people. "It won't be Golden State or Cleveland going". James is playing some of the best basketball of his...More..

Steve Bruce determined to send Aston Villa back to Premier League
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Steve Bruce determined to send Aston Villa back to Premier League

Villa have paid HMRC £500,000 and will pay another £1.2m by the end of the week, it was reported on Wednesday. It had been claimed that HRMC has issued a winding up order against Aston Villa after the club ...More..

NBA Finals Game 2 memes target the refs, and JR Smith, too
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

NBA Finals Game 2 memes target the refs, and JR Smith, too

Chris Webber was the odd man odd, going with the Warriors , "even though I want the Cavaliers to win". Other stops around Washington had been planned, with players able to participate in whatever they chose....More..

Warriors beat Cavs to close in on second straight title
by | Thursday, June 07, 2018

Warriors beat Cavs to close in on second straight title

Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors attempts a jumper. Durant stood motionless after dropping his 33-footer, which gave the Warriors a 106-100 lead and effectively ended the fourth straight finals ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Muguruza dominates Sharapova in Paris

Unranked after serving a 15-month doping suspension that ended in the spring of 2017, Sharapova received much-debated wild cards to several WTA events but not Roland Garros, her first major since returning and ...More..

Triple Crown Attempt A Big Win For NYRA
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Triple Crown Attempt A Big Win For NYRA

Here's how you can watch the draw for the Belmont Stakes. The D Wayne Lukas-trained Bravazo , who finished a half-length behind Justify at the Preakness , will break from the third post while John Velazquez...More..

Rafa Nadal makes French Open 2018 ball boy’s dream come true
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Rafa Nadal makes French Open 2018 ball boy’s dream come true

Nadal patted Marterer sympathetically on the chest at the net after winning on his second match point. In press conference, Nadal spoke about Schwartzman and said: 'He's got a very good potential. Nadal will ...More..

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his twins first birthday with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his twins first birthday with girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez

Liverpool left-back Andrew Robertson believes teammate Mohamed Salah has what it takes to compete with the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi if he can maintain his fine form. Barca have great p...More..

LeBron James will meet with Warriors in free agency
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

LeBron James will meet with Warriors in free agency

The NBA offseason hasn't even started and, once again, it's already much more entertaining than the Finals. Eight 40-point games and three triple doubles this postseason. Understandably, he had no interest ...More..

Messi, Aguero train with Argentina ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Messi, Aguero train with Argentina ahead of FIFA World Cup 2018

Yes, according to the Barcelona midfielder, his legendary teammate would've won more tennis Majors than arguably the two greatest players combined. But Rakitic, also preparing for Russian Federation 2018, s...More..

Emery wants Sokratis and Fellaini at Arsenal
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Emery wants Sokratis and Fellaini at Arsenal

Now, it seems that the Gunners are keen to swoop for the player with the club keen on signing a new central midfielder. Paul Hirst of The Times reported on Monday afternoon that Arsenal's interest in Fell...More..

Germany crash to Austria
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Germany crash to Austria

Two weeks before Germany begin their World Cup campaign in Russia, Germany head coach Joachim Loew has named the Bayern goalkeeper in the starting side - 259 days after his last match for his club. At the o...More..

Argentina Vs Israel Called Off Due To Messi Threats
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Argentina Vs Israel Called Off Due To Messi Threats

However multiple reports in Argentina on Tuesday said the game had either already been scrapped or was soon to be. The match is to be played at the Jerusalem Teddy Kollek Stadium in the neighborhood of ...More..

Manchester United reach agreement to sign Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Manchester United reach agreement to sign Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk

Handed his debut by Dunga in 2014, Fred's global career was disrupted after testing positive for the diuretic hydrochlorothiazide during the 2015 Copa America. United are getting a little, stocky, left-footed m...More..

Jasper Cillessen open to Premier League but prefers Barcelona stay
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Jasper Cillessen open to Premier League but prefers Barcelona stay

However, Liverpool are also reportedly after Cillessen as Loris Karius and Simon Mignolet have struggled to make the grade for Jurgen Klopp's side. Even if Cillessen proves beyond reach, Arsenal have their ...More..

Turkey draws against Russian Federation in friendly match
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Turkey draws against Russian Federation in friendly match

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia ™ is just ten days away, and the full squads for all 32 teams were finally released by FIFA via their website as anticipation heats up. "Today is only June 5 and our (ope...More..

Discovery gets exclusive rights deal with the PGA Tour
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Discovery gets exclusive rights deal with the PGA Tour

Discovery's rights payments will be about $50 million a year in 2019 and 2020, rise to $100 million in 2021, and then continue to increase through 2030. Sky Sports current deal with the PGA Tour runs until 2022...More..

Floyd Mayweather again highest-paid athlete, per Forbes magazine
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Floyd Mayweather again highest-paid athlete, per Forbes magazine

There are no women on the list. There has always been at least one woman - and as many as three in some years - in the list since it was expanded to include at least 50 names in 2010. Two American football play...More..

Stephan Lichtsteiner joins Arsenal on free transfer
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Stephan Lichtsteiner joins Arsenal on free transfer

The seven-time Serie A victor will wear the No. 12 shirt at the Emirates and compete with Hector Bellerin for a starting place on the right side of Emery's defence. "The big objective is to come back on the hig...More..

Katie Taylor's Dad Pete Among Three Shot At Bray Boxing Club
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Katie Taylor's Dad Pete Among Three Shot At Bray Boxing Club

Gardai are searching for a suspect who fled the scene in either a silver or a white van. The boxing club was established by Mr Taylor, the father of Katie, Ireland's world and Olympic champion boxer. It is...More..

Dimitry Seluk renews attacks on Pep Guardiola over 'Yaya's treatment'
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Dimitry Seluk renews attacks on Pep Guardiola over 'Yaya's treatment'

He played just 17 times in the 2017/18 English Premier League season and admits he wondered if it was due to his "colour". For £1 a week I'd probably take him, but there's no chance that Jurgen Klopp would....More..

Novak Djokovic Is Starting to Look Like Novak Djokovic Again
by | Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Novak Djokovic Is Starting to Look Like Novak Djokovic Again

Djokovic will face Italy's world number 72 Marco Cecchinato - a shock 7-5 4-6 6-0 6-3 victor over eighth seed David Goffin - as he attempts to secure a semi-final meeting with world number two Alexander Zv...More..