• LeBron James dominates against Celtics to keep Cavaliers' NBA Finals hopes alive
LeBron James dominates against Celtics to keep Cavaliers' NBA Finals hopes alive

In what could be his final game in Cleveland , James played 46 minutes and erupted for 46 points on 17-for-33 shooting. When the game victor at the buzzer in Game 5 against the Indiana Pacers fell through the net in the first round - a step-back 3-pointer that probably ended up tipping the series in the Cavs' favor - James jumped on the scor...

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  • Daniel Ricciardo sets new lap record at Monaco F1 Grand Prix
Daniel Ricciardo sets new lap record at Monaco F1 Grand Prix

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel was third, one place ahead of Lewis Hamilton . Hamilton was 0.123secs behind but had a messy session and appeared to have more pace in his Mercedes . "For Saturday it will be very close". Now in his fifth season with Red Bull, Ricciardo's contract expires at the end of the year, as do the contracts of Hamilton an...

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  • Tampa Bay hurts, but not a failure
Tampa Bay hurts, but not a failure

There's certainly a lot of buzz surrounding this matchup and should be. The rest of the Capitals joined him for a team photo after beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-0 on Wednesday night in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final, a victory that sent Washington to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 20 years.

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  • Champions League: Jurgen Klopp calls for
Champions League: Jurgen Klopp calls for "big balls" from Liverpool

Liverpool are ranked joint third overall with five European Cups but have not been in a final since losing 2-1 to AC Milan in 2007, last winning the trophy in 2005 on penalties after a remarkable fightback against the same club. The fates of the two clubs rest on the collective performances of the entire squad, yet in a game of this magnitude, i...

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  • Unai Emery urged to bring PSG midfielder Marco Verratti to Arsenal
Unai Emery urged to bring PSG midfielder Marco Verratti to Arsenal

New Arsenal boss Unai Emery has given his green light to the signing of Barcelona attacker Ousmane Dembele . Keown told the Daily Mail that a player like Verratti would be the ideal signing to bring some nastiness to Arsenal's performances, especially away from home: "To expect that Emery will transform this team into champions overni...

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  • Liverpool close in on £60m France forward Nabil Fekir
Liverpool close in on £60m France forward Nabil Fekir

The Liverpool Echo reported how Everton wanted Nabil Fekir back in 2015 when Roberto Martinez was in charge, and they must be regretting not pushing that transfer through now . Fekir was keen to thank the club's fans after what many suspect was his final game for the club last weekend and now he has added to his comments, when asked whether he was ...

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  • Liverpool boss Klopp admits Marcelo could be Real Madrid weak point
Liverpool boss Klopp admits Marcelo could be Real Madrid weak point

And the England global has explained how their thrilling journey this season has been driven by a strong sense of collectiveness among Jürgen Klopp's players. "Not only at Anfield, where we have had some special nights, especially in the Champions League, but away from home". We had players who worked very hard, we had a good balance.

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  • John Terry's new Chelsea clause is a bit embarrassing
John Terry's new Chelsea clause is a bit embarrassing

Steve Bruce was forced to cut short a "feisty" Aston Villa training ahead of Saturday's Sky Bet Championship play-off final with Fulham , live on Sky Sports Football. "He is calm. People like [Jack] Grealish have looked up to him and thought: 'Is that the way I've got to be to be a top player?'" Villa are hoping to agree a new deal with Te...

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  • NFL fans overwhelmingly support league's national anthem policy
NFL fans overwhelmingly support league's national anthem policy

The NFL owners voted Wednesday to require players to stand for the national anthem or stay in the locker room. Players, coaches and trainers are to stand and line up in a dignified posture along the sidelines or on the foul line during the playing of the National Anthem.

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  • Chris Paul out for Rockets-Warriors Game 6
Chris Paul out for Rockets-Warriors Game 6

But Eric Gordon scored 10 of his 24 points off the bench for Houston in the final frame to help the Rockets turn the tide. "You'd be a fool not to believe me", Green said when asked about the team's inconsistent play. Iguodala suffered the injury when he banged knees with Rockets guard James Harden in the fourth quarter of Game 3 on Sunda...

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"Out of Gas" AB De Villiers retires

The irrepressible De Villiers boasts numerous records in his illustrious global career. AB de Villiers on Wednesday announced his retirement from global cricket. South Africa had never won a Test series down under in their eight previous attempts and the Aussies were once again the favourites as the Proteas arrived in the summer of 2008-09.

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  • Vettel wants Raikkonen to stay at Ferrari
Vettel wants Raikkonen to stay at Ferrari

The commercial director, Sean Bratches , was unequivocal about the decision at the time, saying "grid girls" were "at odds with modern-day societal norms". Grid girls pose for a photo before the 2017 Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil in Sao Paulo. "So I agree with Lewis - I think they look handsome".

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  • Merson believes Real Madrid will SACK Zidane if Liverpool win Champions League
Merson believes Real Madrid will SACK Zidane if Liverpool win Champions League

Klopp has lost his last five major finals as a coach, including the 2013 Champions League with Borussia Dortmund against Bayern Munich, and the 2016 Europa League with Liverpool against Sevilla. After months of battling in Europe, the final comes down to two of the biggest teams in the world and two of the most successful in the history of the comp...

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  • Boston will use same starting lineup in Game 6
Boston will use same starting lineup in Game 6

James tops Jordan in more categories, but the Bulls being a far better team plays into it as well. "We look forward to having an opportunity to force a game seven". After playing a full 82-game regular season, and logging monster minutes throughout the playoffs, it would not be surprising if he were tired. The Cavs got off to a rocky start, w...

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  • Rockets honor Santa Fe school shooting victims before Game 5 vs. Warriors
Rockets honor Santa Fe school shooting victims before Game 5 vs. Warriors

The teenager is accused of killing 10 people - eight students and two teachers in the attack last Friday. "I talked to (Rockets CEO Tad Brown) and said 'We need to find 300 tickets for the Santa Fe High School seniors on Thursday". We're so glad you're here with us tonight. "So Houston , we are coming home". Timberlake, who was widely photog...

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  • How to watch Cavaliers vs. Celtics, Game 6
How to watch Cavaliers vs. Celtics, Game 6

LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers looks on in the second half of Game 5 of the 2018 NBA Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics at TD Garden on May 23, 2018 in Boston. "It's not even something new at this point". The young Boston Celtics seem to be getting stronger. Boston looked like the superior team Wednesday ni...

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  • ESPN Inks Deal with UFC for Entire Television Package Worth $1.5 Billion
ESPN Inks Deal with UFC for Entire Television Package Worth $1.5 Billion

That includes 10 main cards on ESPN's television networks as well as 20 on ESPN+, which is five more than originally expected. ESPN is going all in on the UFC. With name-brand stars such as Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor and Brock Lesnar stepping away from the octagon, ratings for UFC events on the main Fox network dropped almost 22 percent in 2017...

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  • Red Sox to part ways with Hanley Ramirez
Red Sox to part ways with Hanley Ramirez

An All-Star with the Florida Marlins from 2008-10, Ramirez batted.260 with 78 homers and 255 RBIs during his time with the Red Sox. However, Ramirez carries a $22 million option for 2019 that automatically vests if he reaches 497 plate appearances this season, per Spotrac .

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  • Fred says Manchester United have 'very strong bid' for him
Fred says Manchester United have 'very strong bid' for him

Mourinho had also been looking at Serbian worldwide Sergej Milinkovic-Savic, but the Italians' refusal to budge from their €100m asking price, despite missing out on the Champions League this season, has seen the Premier League side look elsewhere for midfield reinforcements.

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  • Terrell Owens on cover of Madden NFL 19 Hall of Fame
Terrell Owens on cover of Madden NFL 19 Hall of Fame

In addition to more authentic ways to build an National Football League roster, the ability to train and develop players will make things feel more personal. Madden Ultimate Team will also gain its own version of FIFA's Squad Battles in MUT Solo Battles , in which you'll be pitted against other players' Ultimate Team squads or CPU teams, and ...

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