• Chris Paul erupts for 41 as Rockets advance to West finals
Chris Paul erupts for 41 as Rockets advance to West finals

Paul got whatever he wanted from mid-range, and was evend eadlier from deep, connecting on a scorching 8-of-10 from the three-point line. Paul's ability to control games is a luxury the Rockets didn't have previous year, especially when Harden isn't firing.

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  • Northern Territory keen to lure banned Australian test cricketers for matches
Northern Territory keen to lure banned Australian test cricketers for matches

Cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft were banned from playing worldwide cricket for their involvement in the scandal.According to Radio FIVEaa, Lehmann worries everyday about the banned trio and hopes they will return to global cricket after serving their respective bans.

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  • PSG Win 12th French Cup Title
PSG Win 12th French Cup Title

Les Herbiers' commitment to passing out of defence frequently threatened peril and Mbappe guided an eighth-minute volley against the same left upright that denied Lo Celso. Before kickoff the team met French President Emmanuel Macron, who said "enjoy yourself" as he shook the hand of each player. Even without Neymar, their starting line-up still ...

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  • DC United in
DC United in "serious talks" to acquire Wayne Rooney

The report claims that there is a 50 per cent chance of D.C. United procuring Rooney's services this summer, while the club continues to monitor the striker's former Manchester United teammates Javier Hernandez and Carlos Tevez, as well as Mario Balotelli.

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  • Mariners' James Paxton Throws No-Hitter Against Blue Jays
Mariners' James Paxton Throws No-Hitter Against Blue Jays

Tuesday. Behind the flame-throwing lefty from Ladner, B.C., the Seattle Mariners would go on to trounce the Blue Jays 5-0 in the first of a three-game series at Rogers Centre. For the Blue Jays, the no-hitter capped a forgettable day on a few levels. I made some good pitches, got lucky a bunch of times. Marcus Stroman allowed five runs on nine ...

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  • No tussle with China in Indian Ocean Region: Nirmala Sitharaman
No tussle with China in Indian Ocean Region: Nirmala Sitharaman

The Union minister said law agencies need to be more proactive in providing safety to women. "The decision ofcourse will have to wait, because several women who were in the short services commission have gone to the courts asking as to why they couldnt be given permanent commission ".

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  • Greg Huston: Roethlisberger comments show his lack of leadership
Greg Huston: Roethlisberger comments show his lack of leadership

McConnell noted that this all happened after the Steelers won Super Bowl XL in February 2006, which means he likely jumped on the Bengals bandwagon just in time for a disastrous three-year period where the team never had a winning record (2006-08).

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  • Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny ruled out for six months after Achilles surgery
Arsenal's Laurent Koscielny ruled out for six months after Achilles surgery

The Gunners have been linked with a number of names since Wenger's shock announcement on April 20, and the current favourites for the role are Max Allegri and Luis Enrique. "That means he will be out for six months". Cesc Fabregas has heaped praise on departing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger , describing him a "special man" who changed Engli...

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  • Panthers sign CJ Anderson to reported 1-year deal
Panthers sign CJ Anderson to reported 1-year deal

Meanwhile, Anderson has proven that he can excel being used in the ground attack as he's coming off his first career 1,000 rushing yard campaign of his five-year career. "We can definitely feed off each other", Anderson said. And now, that's the situation he finds himself in with McCaffrey and Carolina. One of his most memorable performances came...

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  • West Brom's Moore Named April Manager Of The Month
West Brom's Moore Named April Manager Of The Month

Former defender Moore has inspired his team to a spirited fightback in his five games in charge, including victories over top-four sides Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur . "I'm delighted, it has been a wonderful joint effort by everyone here", he told the team's official website. 'I stand right here to gather the award however, as I've ...

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  • Hurricanes Hire Rod Brind'Amour
Hurricanes Hire Rod Brind'Amour

Brind'Amour, who ranks in the franchise's top-five in career points, assists and games played, steps in after seven seasons serving as a Hurricanes assistant coach. Louis Blues , Philadelphia Flyers and Carolina Hurricanes. Waddell, who earlier served as general manager and interim coach of the old Atlanta Thrashers, will retain control of the d...

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  • Liverpool fullback Gomez likely to miss World Cup
Liverpool fullback Gomez likely to miss World Cup

The 20-year-old sustained the ankle injury while on global duty with England and despite an extended period out of action he aggravated the injury further by playing against West Bromwich Albion and Stoke City . Gomez has only two caps for the England , but his form led some to believe he was in with a good chance of being called up to accompan...

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  • Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid 'fed up' with Barcelona's pursuit of striker
Antoine Griezmann: Atletico Madrid 'fed up' with Barcelona's pursuit of striker

The attacker has been linked with a move away from Barca at times in recent years, with Manchester City having been interested in signing him in the past . The uncertainty over Griezmann's future could not have come at a worse time for Atletico as they prepare for next week's Europa League final against Marseille.

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  • Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier ruled out of Newcastle United clash
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier ruled out of Newcastle United clash

Midfielder Eric Dier will miss the match against Newcastle due to illness, but despite his lack of options in the centre of the pitch, Pochettino is taking comfort from the fact that his team's final two games are at home. "It's my life, it's our life, that we always make it a little bit more exciting", Klopp told liverpoolfc.com. "I think in t...

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  • Lahiri: Have to exorcise the demons
Lahiri: Have to exorcise the demons

If you shoot a three there, it's a bonus but I'll be aiming for a four. For me to not work as hard as I should be and to be selfish in that mindset - well, I'm burned out, it's OK to have an off year. "I think the week after the U.S. Open this year, maybe for the 2018 Travelers", Spieth responded with a smile. "The first year I played here I near...

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  • Hornets To Hire Spurs Assistant James Borrego As Head Coach
Hornets To Hire Spurs Assistant James Borrego As Head Coach

Borrego is one of the most well-regarded assistants in the league; his coaching career has included two tours on Gregg Popovich's staff. Borrego turned down the University of New Mexico in his home state past year, choosing to continue pursuit of an National Basketball Association head-coaching job.

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  • Cubs' Javier Baez left Monday's game with groin tightness
Cubs' Javier Baez left Monday's game with groin tightness

Baez then made it 5-0 with a three-run drive to center in the third - one pitch after losing his balance on a hard swing and miss. Morning Update: It was later announced that Baez left because of right groin tightness. Happ added a two-run shot in the fourth. Cameron Maybin had two hits and drove in a run for Miami, which had won six of eig...

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  • UFC targets Georges St-Pierre v Nate Diaz this summer
UFC targets Georges St-Pierre v Nate Diaz this summer

That's the fight White wants next for St-Pierre and Diaz, though, he said on the "UFC Unfiltered" podcast . Well, GSP/Diaz aside, you can bet on seeing those other three fights take place at some point this year, for sure, but it would perhaps be wise not to hold your breath on seeing that co-main event become a reality.

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  • India reject Australia day-night Test
India reject Australia day-night Test

Had India agreed, the match would have been played under lights with a pink ball, something India have avoided in their test itinerary thus far. Australia were hopeful of again hosting a pink-ball Test in South Australia, just as they have done in the past three years.

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  • Wellens puts down hammer to take fourth stage
Wellens puts down hammer to take fourth stage

Australia's Dennis (BMC) retains the leader's pink jersey with an overall time of 14 hours 23 minutes and eight seconds, one second ahead of defending champion Tom Dumoulin ( Team Sunweb ), with Yates now 17 seconds off the pace. The race was built around a five-man breakaway - Enrico Barbin, Jacopo Mosca, Quentin Jauregui, Maxim Belkov and Marco...

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