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Sportwatch: week one of NRL finals and Brisbane v GWS in AFL semi-final – live!

Updates from a big day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.13am BST Afternoon/evening/morning all! The best to you from wherever you’re following our coverage today. Are you a deep sea fisherman testing th...

Sportwatch: week one of NRL finals and Brisbane v GWS in AFL semi-final – live!

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Sportwatch: Brisbane v Geelong, Black Ferns v Wallaroos, Magpies v Swifts and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @scott_heinrich 8.39am BST AFL: HT: Adelaide 2.6 (18) vs Collingwood 5.5 (35) - with a top-four berth still at stake, Collingwood produce an impressive first half against an impotent-looking Crows side. It took a late D...
10:00, 2019-08-17

Sportwatch: Wallaroos v Black Ferns, Eels v Knights, Brisbane v Gold Coast and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 9.54am BST WinnieOfOz has a great story about her dad to share:Mine was a born and bred Geelong fan, and I have two main memories of him: One is standing in the front yard in Bendigo, early sixties, desper...
11:00, 2019-08-10

FIFA Women's World Cup semifinal live: England vs. USA England and the United States are set to face each other in Lyon with a berth in the final on the line. Follow all of the live action here, starting at 21:00 CEST!...
23:17, 2019-07-02

Sportwatch: Tigers v Giants, Roosters v Cowboys, and more - live! Updates on a busy day of sport across AustraliaAny thoughts? Get in touch on email or tweet @JPHowcroft 5.23am BST We're underway here at Central Coast Stadium #NRLRoostersCowboys pic.twitter.com/ykaPCcIqP7 5.21am BST AFL: HT: Richmond 6.7 (43) v GWS 4.5 (29) - Despite being a man down the Giants fo...
06:34, 2019-07-14

Sportwatch: North Melbourne v GWS, Roosters v Bulldogs – live! Super Netball: Firebirds 60-71 Vixens; Swifts 59-55 GiantsNRL: Sea Eagles 34-14 DragonsAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 8.36am BST Cricket World Cup: This World Cup has been fun but the English rain and the interminable group phase means it hasn’t yet come to the boil. That could all change ...
09:51, 2019-06-16

Sportwatch: Warriors v Panthers, St Kilda v Richmond and more – live! Updates from around AustraliaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 6.35am BST Rugby: With the Brumbies out of the Super Rugby race, Australia’s focus now turns to September’s Rugby World Cup in Japan. Michael Cheika says the Wallabies will try a new style of attack after the departure of former...
07:51, 2019-06-30

Sportwatch: Vixens v Magpies, Sharks v Raiders and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroftSuper Netball: Vixens dominate semi-final derby 6.35am BST NRL: 60 mins: Sharks 12-12 Raiders - It’s a game of two halves at Shark Park and the Raiders are right back in it with their second try of the second...
07:51, 2019-09-01

Sportwatch: Dockers v Power, Rabbitohs v Panthers and more – live! AFL: St Kilda beat Gold CoastSuper Netball: Lightning 64-41 MagpiesNRL: Melbourne 34-4 NewcastleAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytner 9.41am BST AFL: 3QT: Fremantle 12.6 (78) v Port Adelaide 12.7 (79) – One point in it with one quarter to play in Perth. Port will head into the fourth with their ...
11:00, 2019-06-15

Sportwatch: Swifts fly into grand final, Tigers v Sharks, and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroftSuper Netball: Swifts fly into grand final 6.35am BST NRL: 62 mins: Tigers 8-24 Sharks - Brilliant from Luke Garner, can it spark a Tigers comeback? They’ll need Momirovski to kick better if they’re to stand ...
08:00, 2019-09-08

Sportwatch: Firebirds v Swifts, Sydney v West Coast and more – live! Updates from a busy day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 8.39am BST Tennis: A lovely thread from German tennis star Andrea Petkovic last week on what makes her sport special is doing the rounds on Twitter. Well worth a reflection after last night’s big win from Ash Barty...
10:00, 2019-06-09

Sportwatch: AFL Carlton v Gold Coast, NRL Knights v Roosters and more – live! Updates from across Australia and beyondAny thoughts? Email Richard or tweet @rrjparkin 7.57am BST They huffed and puffed that final quarter, the Suns, but they never got any closer than that three-quarter-time mark of 18 behind.Four wins in six for Carlton, and back-to-back wins for the first time ...
09:00, 2019-07-20

Sportwatch: Sharks v Warriors, Giants v Fever, Geelong v Carlton and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @scott_heinrich 10.41am BST I’d watch Patty Mills play basketball every day of the week and twice on Sunday. As you were. Related: Australia beats USA for the first time ever in basketball 10.33am BST Evening, sports f...
11:51, 2019-08-24

Sportwatch: Bulldogs v Storm, St Kilda v Carlton, Thunderbirds v Firebirds and more – live! Updates from a busy day of sport across AustraliaAny thoughts? Email or comment below the line 8.02am BST Tennis: It’s also the start of the French Open this weekend, which would have been more interesting for Australian fans had chair-thrower-in-chief Nick Kyrgios not “fallen ill” a couple of days ...
09:17, 2019-05-26

Sportwatch: Suns v Kangaroos, Sharks v Eels, Crusaders v Rebels and more – live! Updates from a busy day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 10.10am BST Cricket World Cup: The England v Bangladesh match is about to get underway in Cardiff. Join Rob Smyth and Adam Collins for over-by-over updates and see if Bangladesh can sneak in a win against the hosts...
11:17, 2019-06-08

Sportwatch: Wallaroos v Japan, Storm v Sharks, Cats v Saints, and more - live! Updates on a busy day of sport across AustraliaAny thoughts? Get in touch on email or tweet @rrjparkin 8.25am BST They hung tough for long periods in the first half, Japan, but the lengthy absence of competitive international rugby fixtures eventually came to cost them in a second half where the Wal...
09:51, 2019-07-13

Sportwatch: Blues v Eagles, Thunderbirds v Magpies, Dragons v Eels - live! Any thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroftSuper Netball: Giants defy Lightning; Thunderbirds and Magpies drawAFL: Pies smash SunsNRL: Roosters demolish Titans 8.59am BST The Eels secure the two points with a workmanlike performance away to the Dragons. Despite the win Parramatta remain sixth on the la...
10:00, 2019-08-04

Sportwatch: Dockers v Cats, Dogs v Panthers, Swifts v Lightning and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkin 1.00pm BST It wasn’t a thumping in the end, but they simply couldn’t go with them once the rain set in over the MCG, the Demons. Richmond make it six on the spin. It wasn’t a classic from the Tigers, but they...
14:17, 2019-08-03

Sportwatch: Demons beat Dockers, Saints v Lions, Super Netball and more – live! Updates from sports arenas across AustraliaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroftAFL: Demons defeat DockersSuper Netball: Lightning 65-57 Fever 10.12am BST These sides could have ended the round level on points but there was a gulf in class over the four quarters at Marvel Stadium with Brisbane st...
11:17, 2019-06-22

Sportwatch: Richmond v West Coast, Roosters v Warriors, Vixens v Lightning and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 4.46am BST Hello everybody and welcome to another busy afternoon of Sportwatch. Pretty much everything has a finals place riding on it so let’s not hang around and dive straight in.There’s already a blockbus...
05:51, 2019-08-18

Sportwatch: Swifts dominate Super Netball grand final, Eels v Broncos, and more – live! Updates from a big day of Australian sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @rrjparkinSuper Netball: Swifts destroy Lightning in grand final 8.09am BST Second half!40 min: Okay, we’re back. What can the Broncos muster now? They need a big start - they have to score first otherwise it’s definitely curtain...
09:17, 2019-09-15

Sportwatch: St Kilda shanghaied by Port, Giants beat Thunderbirds, Titans v Cowboys and more – live! Super Netball: Swifts beat Adelaide, Giants beat ThunderbirdsAFL: St Kilda trounced by Port in ChinaAny thoughts? Send an email to Pádraig 8.33am BST NRL: there are 16 minutes left to go in the Queensland derby, but the game so far has not caused too much stress for whoever’s doing the scoreboard. I...
09:51, 2019-06-02

Sportwatch: Showdown 47, Bombers surge to win as Tigers hammer Suns, Super Rugby final and more – live! Updates from around AustraliaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @mike_hytnerAFL: Bombers beat Swans; Tigers beat Suns 9.05am BST Super Rugby: Crusaders 7-3 Jaguares: Codie Taylor crosses for the first try of the evening to give the Crusaders the lead on 26 minutes! Kieran Read flicks a pass out to captain...
10:17, 2019-07-06

Sportwatch: West Coast beat Adelaide, Broncos beat Warriors, Crusaders beat Blues and more – live! AFL: Hawthorn beat Port, Roos beat Bulldogs, Eagles beat CrowsNRL: Cowboys beat Canberra, Broncos beat WarriorsSuper Rugby: Rebels roll over SunwolvesSuper Netball: Fever beat Magpies 11.30am BST NRL: Half-time at ANZ Stadium and the Rabbitohs lead the Tigers 20-12. Adam Reynolds went down awkwardly...
12:34, 2019-05-25

How to Stream the Stanley Cup Finals This Week The Boston Bruins take on the St. Louis Blues in the Stanley Cup Final this week. It’s the first time the Blues have made it to the final in 49 years (The Bruins won in 2011 and made it to the final in 2013), and the series stands to be a pretty great one....
01:34, 2019-05-27

VAR to be used in Nations League finals week, says UEFA "Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be used at this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal, Europe\u0027s soccer governing body UEFA said on Monday."...
12:00, 2019-06-03

Mother and School Administrator Vanishes During Finals Week According to those who know her best, Kameela Russell is not the type of woman to simply wander off from her responsibilities or leave her loved ones. Yet the 41-year-old school administrator and mother of two has been missing since May 15. The Miami Herald states Russell was last seen at approxima...
18:51, 2019-05-23

Europa League clash kicks off 1st all-English finals week Forget Barcelona, forget Real Madrid. This is England’s week. After years of Spanish domination in Europe’s top club competitions, England has done what no other nation has done before. Both the Champions League and the Europa League finals are all-English affairs. Before Liverpool and T...
12:51, 2019-05-27

US Open live stream: how to watch the tennis finals online from anywhere We're in to the last weekend of what's been a fiery US Open, full of shocks and surprises - but the last tennis major of the 2019 season isn't over yet. The last two standing in the men's draw and women's draws are ready to do battle and so we've compiled this handy gui...
17:00, 2019-09-08

Scripps National Spelling Bee 2019: championship finals – live! Sixteen finalists compete for $50,000 prize on national televisionSpelling tutor Scott Remer: how to build a spelling bee championCan you beat previous National Spelling Bee winners? Take our testTweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 2.27am BST They’re moving through words more quickly now. Erin...
03:34, 2019-05-31

Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors: NBA finals Game 5 – live! Toronto lead best-of-seven series 3-1 heading into fifth gameEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFeltKevin Durant returns but exits game injured; will have MRI 3.56am BST This sounds like worst case scenario.Durant just left on crutches with a walking boot. 3.55am BST Warriors 82-75 Rapt...
05:00, 2019-06-11

NBA finals Game 2: Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors – live! Stephen Curry and Co look to level series in CanadaEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFelt 2.58am BST Warriors 78-69 Raptors, 3:13, 3rd quarterLeonard gets to the line, that’s also a good sign for the Raptors, and makes both. 2.56am BST Warriors 78-67 Raptors, 3:42, 3rd quarterMcKinnie...
04:01, 2019-06-03

NBA finals Game 3: Toronto Raptors v Golden State Warriors – live! Warriors host Raptors in Game 3 with series tied at one game apieceThe NBA wants female head coaches. But how feasible is that goal?Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 1.21am BST The Warriors are departing Oakland after this season for a new $1bn arena across the bay in San Francisco. Our Vivi...
02:34, 2019-06-06

Toronto Raptors v Golden State Warriors: NBA finals Game 6 – live! Email Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFeltDurant undergoes surgery for ruptured achilles tendon 1.53am BST And a vote for the Raptorsraptors gone win, the end 1.52am BST Golden State Warriors startersWow, Kevon Looney is starting despite the injury. I mean, you have to admire him for his t...
03:00, 2019-06-14

NBA finals Game 4: Toronto Raptors v Golden State Warriors – live! Raptors look to take commanding 3-1 series lead in OaklandTweet Hunter at @HunterFelt or email him 11.39pm BST Hunter will be here shortly. In the meantime here’s Oliver Connolly’s look back at Game 3. Related: The Toronto Raptors achieved a rare feat: intimidating the Warriors Continue reading......
02:00, 2019-06-08

US Open live stream: how to watch the tennis semi-finals online from anywhere We're in to the last few days of what's been a fiery US Open, full of shocks and surprises - but the last tennis major of the 2019 season isn't over yet. The last four standing in the men's and women's draws are ready to do battle and so we've compiled this handy guide ...
01:34, 2019-09-06

Warriors vs Raptors live stream: how to watch the 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere The 2019 NBA Finals lineup is set and the Golden State Warriors will take on the Toronto Raptors in a best-of-seven series to see which team will be this year’s NBA champion. If you’re looking for a Warriors vs Raptors live stream, then you’ve come to the right place. Keep readi...
07:17, 2019-05-31

NBA finals Game 1: Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors – live! Our writers give their predictions for this year’s seriesEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFeltBest-of-seven series starts in Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena 2.29am BST Warriors 19-22 Raptors, 2:56, 1st quarterLowry finagles his way to a bucket to give Toronto the lead again. Fred VanVleet ...
03:34, 2019-05-31

Police excavate Brisbane property in search for US woman missing since July Partner assisting with inquiries as cold case disappearance of Priscilla Brooten becomes a homicide investigationQueensland police are excavating the front yard of a home in Brisbane’s north where a missing American woman lived with her partner.Priscilla Brooten was formally reported missing in Dece...
13:00, 2019-06-08

Wimbledon 2019: Federer, Nadal and Djokovic play in quarter-finals – live! Rolling report on men’s quarter-finals day at SW19Memory Lane: Wimbledon through the years – in picturesEmail Jacob here or tweet @JacobSteinberg 1.08pm BST And ... play! The first men’s quarter-finals are underway. 1.01pm BST Here come the players. The sun’s peaking out from behind the clouds at SW...
14:17, 2019-07-10

Raptors vs Warriors live stream: how to watch Game 3 of 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere After the shock of the Game 1 loss, Golden State Warriors have squared up their seven-game NBA Finals series against the Toronto Raptors. Now the franchises travel to Oakland for the next two games - which way will it turn next? If you’re looking for a Raptors vs Warriors live stream, then yo...
01:51, 2019-06-06

Warriors vs Raptors live stream: how to watch Game 5 of 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere Whichever way you spin it, the 2019 NBA Finals has turned in to something very special. Either the Toronto Raptors are going to walk away with their first every NBA championship, or the Golden State Warriors are going to claw back the basketball series from 3-1 down. Either way, the next stop on thi...
06:51, 2019-06-11

French Open quarter-finals: Halep v Anisimova, Keys v Barty and more – live! Djokovic v Zverev and Thiem v Khachanov to follow at Roland GarrosKonta’s calm mantra allows her to make the best of herself againEmail Katy here or tweet @KatyMurrells 12.12pm BST Let’s cross over to Suzanne Lenglen though, where Barty is close to quietly sealing a no-nonsense victory – as is the l...
13:17, 2019-06-06

Raptors vs Warriors live stream: how to watch Game 6 of 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere They were so close! The Toronto Raptors were within a point of claiming their first ever NBA championship on Monday, but the Warriors survived and now bring their Canadian opponents back to Oakland for Game 6 in the 2019 NBA Finals. You’ve come to the right place if you're looking for a ...
10:51, 2019-06-14

Sharks vs Blues NHL live stream: how to watch the 2019 Western Conference Finals online So who's it going to be: the San Jose Sharks or the St. Louis Blues that go to the 2019 Stanley Cup? The Western Conference Finals side of the NHL Playoffs has been super tight so far and you can follow our guide to getting a Sharks vs Blues NHL live stream regardless of where on Earth you may ...
06:01, 2019-05-22

French Open quarter-finals: Konta blitzes Stephens in straight sets – live! Updates from Roland Garros, play starts at 1pm (BST)Konta profits from coach’s powers of persuasionGet in touch! Email Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 2.30pm BST There is nobody in this draw who wouldn’t be brought to a state of absolute terror by watching that Konta performance. It might be hard to m...
15:51, 2019-06-04

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA semi-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup has been blown wide open after the USA were defeated by France in the round of eight. Australia, Argentina and Spain join the victors in the semi-finals and you're in the right place to discover how to get a Basketball World Cup live stream from...
16:51, 2019-09-12

Basketball World Cup 2019 live stream: how to watch FIBA quarter-finals online from anywhere The 18th edition of the FIBA Basketball World Cup is in full swing in China across eight different venues - and we're down to the quarter-finals. It may feel like a long way from you are, but at least you're in the right place to discover how to get a Basketball World Cup live stream from ...
20:00, 2019-09-09

Raptors vs Bucks live stream: how to watch 2019 NBA Eastern Conference Finals online In a way, a Milwaukee Bucks vs Toronto Raptors Eastern Conference Finals in the 2019 NBA postseason is exactly what we should have expected. They are the top two seeds after all. And you can watch the drama of the seven game series play out with this TechRadar Bucks vs Raptors NBA live stream guide....
16:51, 2019-05-23

French Open live stream: how to watch semi-finals at Roland-Garros 2019 online from anywhere Well you can thank France's foul weather for what should be a fantastic day of tennis at Roland-Garros today. All four singles semi-finals have been contracted in to one fabulous Friday, with a showdown between Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer promising to be the showpiece. You can watch every sw...
17:34, 2019-06-07

Uefa Nations League Finals LIVE: Switzerland vs England and Portugal vs Netherlands build-up and team news England will look to end their Uefa Nations League campaign on a positive note when they take on Swizerland in their third place play-off this afternoon....
10:51, 2019-06-09

Champions League and Europa League finals to get free live stream from BT Sport Horrible, wasn't it. Seeing those live scores come in during the Champions League semi-finals, knowing that you were missing two of the most exciting football matches in living memory as you cursed BT Sport and its exclusive rights to show them. Yep, we feel you.Well the good news is that it do...
20:34, 2019-05-26

Destiny 2 Xur Location LIVE: Exotic items for May 24-28 - Where is Xur this week? WHERE IS XUR? The Destiny 2 exotic gear merchant returns selling more weapons and armour! But will he have anything worth spending those Legendary Shards on?...
20:17, 2019-05-24

Wimbledon 2019 live stream: how to watch week two tennis online from anywhere If the first week of Wimbledon 2019 was the time for seeds to fall early, Andy Murray to return victoriously and fifteen-year-old Cori Gauff to establish herself, week two is where eyes start focusing on the trophies. The big three of Federer, Djokovic and Nadal have all survived on the men's s...
15:00, 2019-07-08

N.F.L. Week 1 Live Updates: Lamar Jackson and Baltimore Drop 59 on Miami Patrick Mahomes beat up on the Nick Foles-less Jaguars, but the big story so far on Sunday was the Ravens’ total dominance of Miami. “Not bad for a running back,” he said....
00:00, 2019-09-09

Pound hits five-week high as no-deal Brexit fears ebb - business live Sterling is rallying as City investors anticipate a Brexit delay, and an electionLatest: Sterling rallies on no-deal Brexit hopesPound goes up as Johnson’s problems mountCity hopes no-deal Brexit can be avoidedDelay could push pound over $1.30, says UBSElection likely 2.37pm BST #Pound roars back to...
16:00, 2019-09-05

6-week-old bald eagle who hatched live on webcam dies: U.S. Forest Service A 6-week-old bald eagle chick named Cookie who hatched live on a web cam just last month has reportedly died, according to the U.S. Forest Service in Southern California....
08:17, 2019-05-28

2019 NBA Finals: Four players to watch to win Finals MVP With the NBA Finals set to begin on Thursday night in Toronto, here are the best bets to win the series MVP award (odds courtesy of Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas): The plays Kawhi Leonard (5/2): It goes without saying. The best player on the winning team is always going to be the top selection......
01:17, 2019-05-31

Cops receive ‘most Florida call of the week’ about dead shark, live alligator in creek Cops in the Sunshine State found a dead shark and a live alligator in the same freshwater creek — and called it “the most Florida call of the week.” The Alachua County Sheriff tweeted Sunday that deputies made the discovery in Lake Forest Creek in Gainesville — which they ass...
21:17, 2019-05-22

Sun pull away from Sparks to take Game 1 of semifinal Alyssa Thomas posted a double-double with 22 points and 10 rebounds and Jasmine Thomas added 19 points and eight assists to lift the host Connecticut Sun to an 84-75 victory against the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 1 of a best-of-five WNBA semifinal at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Conn., on Tuesda...
07:51, 2019-09-18

U.S. Defeats England in World Cup Semifinal The defending champion U.S. women’s soccer team advanced to its third straight World Cup final after defeating England, 2-1, on goals by Christen Press and Alex Morgan, and a penalty save by goalkeeper Alyssa Naeher....
06:00, 2019-07-03

A year after semifinal run, Cecchinato loses in 1st round Marco Cecchinato's achievements at Grand Slam tournaments still start and end with his stunning run to the semifinals of last year's French Open, which included an upset win over Novak Djokovic        ...
22:51, 2019-05-26

Serena Williams has history in her sights after US Open semifinal win One step from history. One win from tennis immortality. As if Serena Williams weren’t already there. But now she’s onto Saturday’s U.S. Open final, with a shot to match Margaret Court’s all-time record of two dozen Grand Slam titles. She got there with Thursday’s 6-3, 6-1 rout of Elina Svitolina, a ...
03:34, 2019-09-06

Auger-Aliassime to face Raonic in Stuttgart semifinal Canadian youngster Felix Auger-Aliassime saved a match point before beating German qualifier Dustin Brown 7-6 (3), 6-7 (2), 7-6 (2) to reach the semifinals of the Stuttgart Open on Friday        ...
05:00, 2019-06-15

Women's World Cup: US beat England in dramatic semifinal England and the United States faced each other in a dramatic semifinal. Three goals, two controversial VAR decisions and one missed penalty were packed into a game that saw the defending champions progress....
06:00, 2019-07-03

Barty upset in Cincy semifinal; Djokovic also knocked out Ashleigh Barty has lost in the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open, missing a chance to return to No. 1 ahead of the U.S. Open. On the men's side, defending champion Novak Djokovic also got upset        ...
03:51, 2019-08-18

Baseball, Softball Regional Semifinal Scores and Highlights Highlights from the 11th region baseball semifinals tonight. @tatescrbaseball and @SportsLafayette advance to the championship. pic.twitter.com/MaFZJlLTec — Charlie Walter (@CharlieWalterTV) May 29, 2019 WATCH: Softball Regional Semifinal winners include @MSHSSoftball1, @WoodfordFstptch, @Bo...
06:51, 2019-05-29

Djokovic, Thiem resume semifinal, women’s final follows PARIS (AP) — Novak Djokovic’s 26-match Grand Slam winning streak is on the line when he and Dominic Thiem resume their rain-suspended French Open semifinal. They are slated to open Saturday’s schedule in Court Philippe Chatrier at Roland Garros. Thiem was ahead 6-2, 3-6, 3-1 when play wa...
16:00, 2019-06-08

The Latest: Thiem-Djokovic semifinal resumes after rain PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 3:30 p.m. The semifinal between Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem has resumed after a rain delay of about an hour. Thiem leads 4-1 in the fifth set. ___ 3:10 p.m. Leylah Annie Fernandez of Canada has won the girls singles title at the Fren...
16:00, 2019-06-08

Sportwatch: wins for Fremantle, GWS, Brumbies and Vixens – as it happened AFL: Fremantle beat Collingwood, Giants trounce Gold CoastSuper Rugby: Brumbies beat Sunwolves in TokyoSuper Netball: Vixens beat Lightning 9.00am BST And this is where I must leave you for today. There will be two cricket blogs later from the World Cup, first on the New Zealand versus Sri Lanka gam...
11:17, 2019-06-01

Sportwatch: Sea Eagles v Storm, Roosters v Panthers and more – as it happened Super Netball: Sunshine Coast Lightning 58-48 Sydney SwiftsNRL: Manly 6-36 Melbourne StormNRL: Roosters 22-6 Panthers 12.43pm BST And that’s where we’ll leave Sportwatch for this Saturday. A somewhat subdued affair with the absence of AFL looming like the ghost of Christmases past over proceedings.A...
19:17, 2019-08-31

Strycova wins doubles title after semifinal loss in singles Barbora Strycova won her first major title in doubles three days after losing in her first major semifinal in singles        ...
03:34, 2019-07-15

This English player may be the one who shuts down Megan Rapinoe in World Cup semifinal Megan Rapinoe has scored every U.S. goal in the knockout round but will be challenged by England's Lucy Bronze in the World Cup semis on Tuesday.       ...
21:51, 2019-07-01

Kohli, Williamson's Mutual Admiration To Light Up World Cup Semifinal India vs New Zealand Semifinal: Virat Kohli pointed out how he always saw talent in Kane Williamson. The New Zealand skipper said the Indian skipper has evolved over the years and is an absolute......
11:51, 2019-07-09

Garcia wins all-French matchup to reach Strasbourg semifinal STRASBOURG, France (AP) — Fourth-seeded Caroline Garcia won an all-French matchup against Chloe Paquet to reach the final of the Internationaux de Strasbourg tournament on Friday. Garcia won 6-3, 6-4 and will battle for the title with No. 6 seed Dayana Yastremska of Ukraine. The 2016 champion hit 11...
00:51, 2019-05-25

Wimbledon Glance: Serena plays semifinal rematch vs. Goerges A quick look at Wimbledon: A year after Serena Williams played Julia Goerges on Centre Court in the semifinals, the seven-time champion will face Goerges in the third round on No. 1 Court        ...
04:34, 2019-07-06

Djokovic, Thiem resume semifinal, women's final follows Novak Djokovic's 26-match Grand Slam winning streak is on the line when he and Dominic Thiem resume their rain-suspended French Open semifinal        ...
15:34, 2019-06-08

Women's World Cup: US raise the bar in gripping semifinal victory over England The United States are into the World Cup final again. Their victory over England had predictable moments of VAR-induced drama, but that shouldn't detract from a US team who set new standards every time they play....
06:00, 2019-07-03

Sportwatch: Tigers roar in the NRL, Boomers win, Vixens dominate - as it happened Super Netball: Vixens dominate semi-final derbyNRL: Sharks 14-15 Raiders; Dragons 14-42 TigersBasketball: Australia 108-92 Canada 10.42am BST So a dramatic end to Sportwatch! (who needs AFL, right guys?) Australia start their Basketball World Cup campaign with a solid 16-point Group H win, the final...
13:17, 2019-09-01

Sportwatch: Sharks eliminate Tigers, Swifts soar, and more - as it happened Super Netball: Swifts fly into grand finalNRL: Sharks eliminate Tigers; Panthers thrash Knights 9.20am BST So the NRL regular season finishes amid a tumbling of records. Nathan Cleary surpassing Mick Gordon’s record individual points tally in one game for a Panther, notching 34. At one stage one of ...
14:00, 2019-09-08

India's World Cup dream on hold after rain halts semifinal clash India has proved a nigh on unstoppable force at the Cricket World Cup -- but it had no answer to the infamous English weather as rain cut short its semifinal clash against New Zealand Tuesday....
21:34, 2019-07-09

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Algeria and Tunisia complete semifinal lineup Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fairytale ended as Tunisia picked up their first win of the competition....
15:34, 2019-07-12

Watch: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal advance to Wimbledon semifinal Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will battle for a spot in the 2019 Wimbledon men's final after winning their respective quarterfinal matchups Wednesday in London....
19:51, 2019-07-11

Megan Rapinoe not starting World Cup semifinal in stunning change for US women Megan Rapinoe has all four US goals in knockout rounds and five for the tournament, but she will be replaced by Christen Press against England.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-03

Dutch beat Italy 2-0 to make 1st Women's World Cup semifinal Vivianne Miedema and Stefanie van der Gragt headed in free kicks to send the Netherlands into its first Women's World Cup semifinal with a 2-0 victory over Italy on Saturday       ...
17:51, 2019-06-29

New Zealand Stonewall India In Thrilling Cricket World Cup Semifinal Upset Statisticians have to take all sorts of factors into account when calculating live win probabilities for a cricket match: run rates, the remaining number of overs, the recent and historical performances of the players, the condition of the pitch, and more. Even so, after the rain forced officials to...
00:34, 2019-07-11

Sportwatch: Last gasp wins for Tigers and Lightning as Roosters stroll – as it happened AFL: Tigers down EaglesNRL: Roosters hammer WarriorsSuper Netball: Lightning edge Vixens; Giants beat Thunderbirds 8.03am BST Thank you all for your company this afternoon, it’s now time for me to take my leave and get ready for some cricket. What a sporting treat today has been already with Richmon...
12:34, 2019-08-18

French Open: Novak Djokovic, Dominic Thiem semifinal postponed to Saturday Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem will have to resume their 2019 French Open semifinal clash Saturday after rain ruined their battle on Friday at Roland-Garros in Paris....
20:17, 2019-06-07

Wimbledon: How to watch Roger Federer vs. Rafael Nadal semifinal, betting odds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will meet for the 30th time in a Wimbledon semifinal matchup Friday in London. Here is how to watch and the latest betting odds for the matchup....
03:00, 2019-07-12

Halifax Mooseheads beat Guelph Storm, securing semifinal spot in Memorial Cup Halifax, the only undefeated team remaining at the four-team tournament, has won back-to-back games to open competition and is guaranteed to advance to at least the semifinal regardless of the outcome of its last round-robin game against the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies....
23:00, 2019-05-21

Alex Morgan dunks all over England with epic goal celebration in World Cup semifinal Morgan darted to toward the corner and pretended to take a sip of tea before her teammates swarmed her following her go-ahead goal.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-03

Sportwatch: Lions take top spot, Eels hold on and Lightning beat Giants – as it happened Super Netball: Giants 56-60 LightningAFL: Brisbane beat Gold Coast 22.12 (144) to 8.5 (53)NRL: Eels 20-14 Knights 10.27am BST Well that’s it from me tonight - I leave you in the very capable hands of Richard Parkin as he takes you through the Bledisloe Cup / Rugby Championships match between the Wal...
17:17, 2019-08-10

Sportwatch: Tigers teach Lions a lesson, Dragons dust Titans – as it happened AFL: Richmond crush Brisbane; GWS beat Western BulldogsNRL: Dragons too good for Titans in Widdop farewellBasketball: Boomers make it 4-0 at World Cup 1.37pm BST A big, big win for Richmond and a big, big win for Greater Western Sydney highlighted a, um, big day of AFL and a big day of sport. But th...
15:00, 2019-09-07

Sportwatch: North Melbourne smash Collingwood, Eels beat Raiders and more – as it happened Cricket World Cup: New Zealand v AustraliaSuper Rugby: Crusaders win epic semi-finalAFL: Swans beat Suns; Roos beat Pies; Dogs beat PowerNRL: Knights beat Broncos; Eels beat Raiders 1.25pm BST Thank you all for your company this evening. It’s time for me to log off for the night and savour another s...
19:17, 2019-06-29

World Cup 2019 semifinal: How to watch USWNT vs. England; start time, TV, streaming info The USWNT continues its World Cup run in a semifinal match against England. Here's all the info you need to catch the action.       ...
18:00, 2019-07-02

Megan Rapinoe misses World Cup semifinal with hamstring strain, plans to play in final Megan Rapinoe scored all four USWNT goals in the previous Women's World Cup knockout round games, but had to sit out the semifinal against England.       ...
14:17, 2019-07-03

Analysis: Serena Williams' service game will be deciding factor in US Open semifinal Elina Svitolina will have to focus on countering Serena Williams' most powerful weapon - her serve - to have a chance to advance to the US Open final.        ...
01:34, 2019-09-05

Sportwatch: Boomers denied bronze, Swifts soar, Eels destroy Broncos – as it happened Basketball World Cup: France 67-59 AustraliaSuper Netball: Swifts too strong for Lightning in grand finalNRL: Eels 58-0 Broncos 11.07am BST And the sports action doesn’t stop there - join the redoubtable Jonathan Howcroft over on our Ashes liveblog, as Australia faces a backs-to-the-wall effort to s...
13:51, 2019-09-15

Sportwatch: Eagles beat the Blues, Roosters thrash Titans, Giants defy Lightning - as it happened Super Netball: Giants defy Lightning; Thunderbirds and Magpies drawAFL: Pies smash Suns; Eagles down BluesNRL: Roosters demolish Titans; Eels edge Dragons 9.04am BST With just the Lions vs Bulldogs contest the only fixture remaining in play I think it’s about time I took my leave for the afternoon. ...
14:17, 2019-08-04

Sportwatch: Tigers beat Lions, Raiders fall to Sea Eagles, Port smash Dockers and more – as it happened Super Netball - Magpies reach finals with derby winNRL - Storm survive Titans scare; Manly hold on in CanberraAFL - Bulldogs reach finals; Tigers beat Lions; Port down Dockers 10.32am BST Final thoughtsOr maybe that should be finals thoughts. A weekend of sliding up and down ladders leaves the Bulld...
21:51, 2019-08-25

Sportwatch: Hawks topple Eagles, Lightning crush Thunderbirds, Roosters too good for Dragons – as it happened AFL: Hawthorn beat West Coast; GWS crush Gold CoastNRL: Roosters run riot against Dragons 2.01pm BST A compelling evening of sport headlined by Hawthorn’s dismantling of West Coast in Perth. The match certainly didn’t go to script for the Eagles, who now need Brisbane to beat Richmond on Sunday in o...
15:17, 2019-08-24

Stanford's Daulet Tuleubayev wins semifinal match at NCAA golf championships with a broken driver Stanford freshman Daulet Tuleubayev was the hero for the Cardinal at the 2019 NCAA golf national championships. And he did it with a broken driver.        ...
19:34, 2019-05-29

Wimbledon won't show Women's World Cup semifinal match The chief executive of the All England Club says they won't be showing the England national soccer team's Women's World Cup semifinal match on Tuesday against the United States on screens around the grounds       ...
23:34, 2019-07-01

Sportwatch: Hawthorn beat Geelong, Manly beat Parramatta and more – as it happened AFL: Saints beat Bulldogs 17.14 (116) to 14.5 (89)NRL: Manly 36-24 ParramattaAFL: West Coast beat Melbourne 14.7 (91) to 11.12 (78)NRL: Titans 18-38 StormAFL: Hawthorn beat Geelong 12.13 (85) to 8.13 (61) 10.33am BST It’s time for me to leave you now, I hope you’ve enjoyed another wonderful Sunday o...
15:00, 2019-07-21

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of June 23) The single most exciting addition to the Netflix streaming service arrives this Wednesday. It’s not a new season of a popular series or an original movie with a stellar cast. I’m talking about Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, and if you somehow missed it when it was in theaters last ye...
08:17, 2019-06-24

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of June 16) The week of June 16th looks to be a relatively quiet week for Netflix releases, save for one major addition. No, I’m not talking about Adam Devine’s comedy special, but rather the entire Neon Genesis Evangelion anime series, along with the recap movie, DEATH (TRUE)², and the mind-be...
23:00, 2019-06-16

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 25) The last week of any month is often hit-or-miss for Netflix releases, but the end of August brings with it a few shows that you should definitely have on your radar. The first is an anime called Carole & Tuesday, which is directed by the same man who directed the critically acclaimed and universally...
20:51, 2019-08-25

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of July 21) The month of major Netflix originals continues this week as Orange is the New Black returns for its seventh and final season. The prison dramedy helped put Netflix on the map way back in 2013 as a genuine player in the increasingly crowded TV landscape, and it’s incredible to think just how pr...
21:00, 2019-07-21

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of June 2) Another busy week for Netflix has begun, as the fifth season of Black Mirror is set to hit the streaming service this Wednesday. Unlike seasons 3 and 4, Black Mirror season 5 will have just three episodes, as did the first two seasons. We’re also getting new seasons of 3% as well as the show D...
02:17, 2019-06-03

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of June 9) The hits keep on coming in June as Netflix has another killer selection of new titles dropping this week. The two biggest titles on this list are Ralph Breaks the Internet (the sequel to the surprise hit Disney movie), and the fifteenth season of Grey’s Anatomy, which I think might end up runn...
22:17, 2019-06-09

Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Just like last week, this week I (Tim Rogers) am teaching Jason Schreier (and you!) Japanese over on our Twitch channel. My teaching method involves forcing him to read every text box out loud. You, too, can do something out loud—in our chat!...
02:17, 2019-08-23

Antonio Brown status a 'week-to-week' thing What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Nancy Armour provides the latest news on Antonio Browns playing status moving forward,.       ...
22:17, 2019-09-16

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 18) It was only a matter of time before the deluge of well-known Netflix content began to dry up, and to that point, this week’s slate is not quite as exciting as it has been in recent weeks. That said, there are some potential gems in here, including a comedy special from the intriguing Simon Ams...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of July 14) If you didn’t get enough David Harbour (Chief Jim Hopper) from Stranger Things this month, we’ve got some good news for you: You can also watch him in a satirical new Netflix original film called Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein this coming Tuesday. Honestly, th...
19:00, 2019-07-14

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 4) Although the latest month of Netflix releases technically kicked off a few days ago, this feels like the first real week of August, as we are getting a brand new season of GLOW, which is one of the most underrated original series on the entire streaming platform. It’s clearly popular enough to...
21:34, 2019-08-04

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of June 30) It’s Stranger Things week, everyone! Although this week is absolutely packed with new content (it is the beginning of a new month after all), the third season of Stranger Things is likely to dominate the headlines. Keep in mind that it’s been nearly two years since we last visited the fi...
02:51, 2019-07-01

The 10 best games of Week 1 (and Week 0) of the college football season The college football season starts with an interesting first weekend. A look at the top 10 games, including Oregon-Auburn and Florida-Miami       ...
18:17, 2019-08-20

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of August 11) Another week, another returning Netflix original series. Mindhunter is back for its second season of grisly murders and the conversations that follow, and while the first season had its ups and downs, but ended strong and left viewers with a nail-biting cliffhanger that should have everyone champing...
05:34, 2019-08-12

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of July 7) In all likelihood, many of you will still be watching Stranger Things 3 this week, but once you’re done, there’s a bunch of new content hitting the streaming service in the coming days. The highlight of this week is probably Mary Poppins Returns, which wasn’t quite as well-received...
02:51, 2019-07-08

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of May 26) Just when it looked like this might be another slow week, the first day of the month managed to sneak in on Saturday to inundate us with new content. I won’t bother listing all the highlights of this week, but 50/50, The Dark Knight, and Magic Mike all belong in your queue. And I don’t k...
18:17, 2019-05-26

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of Sep. 15) This is undoubtedly one of my most anticipated weeks of new releases on Netflix this entire year. The reason? One of my favorite Netflix originals, Disenchantment, is returning with new episodes. I’ve talked about the show before, but it is so much more than just The Simpsons or Futurama in th...
17:51, 2019-09-16

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of Sep. 1) It’s not often that licensed content outshines Netflix’s original releases, but that’s certainly the case in the first week of September. Sunday, September 1st is packed with solid third-party flicks, from Stripes to Superbad to 300. Plus, The Two Towers and The Return of the King ...
21:17, 2019-09-01

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of Sep. 8) If you’re in the mood for some wholesome, relaxing TV, Netflix has you covered this week. Not only is the latest season of the charming reality show Terrace House arriving on the service, but Jon Favreau’s The Chef Show is returning with more episodes as well. There is so much drama and ...
19:34, 2019-09-08

WWDC 2019 live blog: we're live at Apple's keynote event WWDC 2019 kicks off today with a big keynote presentation from Tim Cook and co, during which we expect to learn details of Apple's next generation of software, including iOS 13 for iPhone, iPad and iPod, Watch OS 6 for (yep, you've guessed it) Apple Watch, as well as macOS 10.15 for its li...
18:17, 2019-06-03

'America's Got Talent': Magicians Eric Chien, Dom Chambers go head-to-head for semifinal spot Tuesday’s episode marked the third and final round of quarterfinals, where 12 acts are battling it out for the last seven spots in the semifinals.        ...
09:17, 2019-08-28

West Indies vs Bangladesh LIVE: ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 live score and latest updates Bangladesh successfully completed the second-highest run chase in Cricket World Cup history with 51 balls to spare to thrash the West Indies by seven wickets....
00:51, 2019-06-18

Man Utd vs Chelsea LIVE: Premier League 2019-20 commentary, live stream, TV, lineups, score prediction Frank Lampard makes his competitive managerial debut for Chelsea against another Premier League icon in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, who continues his mission to restore Manchester United to the top of the English game....
17:00, 2019-08-11

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 news LIVE: Australia vs Pakistan ODI live score and latest updates David Warner scored his first century since returning from his ban as holders Australia ran out comfortable 41-run winners over Pakistan in the World Cup at Taunton on Wednesday....
23:17, 2019-06-12

Ashes, 1st Test: When And Where To Watch Live Telecast, Live Streaming If the World Cup remains the pinnacle of the 50-over game, for England and Australia there's nothing quite like a renewal of Test cricket's oldest rivalry....
23:01, 2019-07-31

Athletic Bilbao vs Barcelona LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 live stream, commentary, TV, lineups, score prediction Barcelona kick off their title defence with a trip to face Athletic Bilbao - but the Spanish champions will have to find a way to win without Lionel Messi....
22:00, 2019-08-16

PSG vs Real Madrid LIVE: Uefa Champions League 2019-20 commentary live stream, latest score, TV channel For the first time since 2015, Real Madrid kick off their Champions League campaign knowing they are no longer holders of Europe's most-coveted prize....
05:00, 2019-09-19

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 news LIVE: India vs New Zealand live score, weather latest at Trent Bridge The rain that has blighted the last week of the Cricket World Cup was once again to blame for another abandonment as India and New Zealand shared the spoils following a Trent Bridge washout....
17:51, 2019-06-13

PSG vs Real Madrid LIVE: Uefa Champions League 2019-20 commentary live stream, TV channel, score, prediction For the first time since 2015, Real Madrid kick off their Champions League campaign knowing they are no longer holders of Europe's most-coveted prize....
20:17, 2019-09-18

Ajax vs Lille LIVE: Uefa Champions League 2019-20 commentary live stream, TV channel, score, prediction Ajax, the surprise package of last season's Champions League campaign, are back in action tonight to kick off their group-stage campaign against Lille....
21:51, 2019-09-17

Celta Vigo vs Real Madrid LIVE: La Liga 2019-20 live stream, commentary, TV, lineups, score prediction Real Madrid kick off their 2019-20 LaLiga campaign at Celta Vigo this afternoon, with Zinedine Zidane already feeling the pressure back at the Bernabeu....
16:34, 2019-08-17

Marc Maron can’t live without the list of things he can live without Before diving into our 11 Questions with Marc Maron, we couldn’t resist asking the WTF host about his own favorite interview tactics. He says about his broadcast conversations, “They’re always unexpected, because you’re dealing with public personalities who generally have assumptions about them base...
18:51, 2019-07-24

Massive live concert planned in the spirit of Live Aid Thirty-five years after Live Aid rocked the world, a coalition of nonprofits, CEOs and government leaders is reviving a global effort to unite the world through music....
09:51, 2019-09-16

Red Bull Salzburg vs Genk LIVE: Uefa Champions League 2019-20 commentary live stream, TV channel, latest score Red Bull Salzburg and Genk open their Champions League group accounts in Austria on Tuesday night in what could already prove to be a pivotal Group E affair....
21:51, 2019-09-17

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 news LIVE: Sri Lanka vs Australia live score, South Africa vs Afghanistan latest updates Sri Lanka and Australia meet in a one-day international for the first time in three years in the first of today's double helping at the Cricket World Cup....
13:34, 2019-06-15

Study Finds Folks in Chicago’s Affluent Streeterville Live to Almost the Century Mark, While Blacks in Impoverished Englewood Don’t Live Long Enough to Collect Social Security It’s just 9 miles between Chicago’s predominantly white and wealthy Streeterville neighborhood and the predominantly black and poor Englewood in the city’s South Side, but the gulf of difference in life expectancies between the two represents the largest such gap in the nation....
05:17, 2019-06-07

Why Ja Morant said 'long live Trey' live on ESPN after getting selected No. 2 in NBA Draft Ja Morant said "long live Trey" at the end of his ESPN interview after the Grizzlies drafted him No. 2 overall on Thursday. Here's why.       ...
06:17, 2019-06-21

The Weirder The Finals Get, The Better The news from the NBA Finals is all good, kids, and it is this: Nobody has any narratives left to invent. The events of Games 1 and 2 have savaged all the preconceptions, conceptions, and the way it’s looking, the post-conceptions of this series. Nobody has any idea what’s coming next, and nobody wi...
20:17, 2019-06-03

Some Knicks are actually going to the NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks are headed to the NBA Finals. In making good on his campaign promise, Knicks coach David Fizdale has dispatched top assistant Keith Smart to Oracle Arena for Friday’s Game 4. He will bring along youngsters Kevin Knox, Allonzo Trier and end-of-season surprise, point guard...
15:17, 2019-06-07

Xbox E3 live stream: Watch the Xbox E3 2019 press conference live right here With Sony sitting E3 out for the first time this year, Microsoft has the opportunity to dictate the narrative of the show. This is, by default, the biggest press conference of E3 2019, and the Xbox team is expected to take full advantage of that with game reveals, discussion of next-generation conso...
22:17, 2019-06-09

Ubisoft E3 2019 live stream: Watch Ubisoft’s E3 press conference live right here The E3 2019 show floor still isn’t open yet, but the press conferences are still going strong, with Ubisoft set to take the stage at 1 PM PT / 4 PM ET on Monday, June 10th. Ubisoft never fails to entertain with its bonkers E3 showcases, and this year is sure to be the same, so if you’re ...
03:51, 2019-06-11

Let's Talk Ourselves Into This NBA Finals Matchup The NBA Finals would seem great to someone who only recently decided to care about NBA basketball. You’ve got your dynastic bulletproof Golden State Warriors, currently minus injured cornball virtuoso Kevin Durant but otherwise as monstrously dominant as ever. You’ve also got the Toronto Raptors, a ...
21:17, 2019-05-30

Analysis: Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals Analysis: Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals: They're playing for a chance to be called a dynasty        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

'Steal a Taco' During the NBA Finals If you’re an NBA (or MLB) fan, you’re probably familiar with Taco Bell’s propensity for giving away tacos during high-stakes games. If you’re not a fan, you can still get yourself a free taco through its “Steal a Game, Steal a Taco” promotion, if you can force yourself to pay attention....
00:34, 2019-05-24

Celebrities at the 2019 NBA Finals Drake is hardly the only celebrity to make an appearance at the 2019 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors.        ...
17:51, 2019-05-31

Kawhi 1st to win Finals MVP in both conferences Kawhi Leonard, who won Finals MVP in 2014 with the Spurs, earned the honor for a second time following Toronto's series-clinching win Thursday night....
07:34, 2019-06-14

LeBron James-less Finals was a win for the NBA LAS VEGAS — The final numbers are in, and the NBA Finals were a smashing success for Canada all the way around. The NBA said Friday that 56 percent of the Canadian population watched at least some part of the NBA Finals, with an average viewership of about 8 million for the Toronto Raptors’ ti...
06:17, 2019-06-15

Warriors vs. Raptors: Best of the NBA Finals The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
09:00, 2019-06-02

The Latest: Warriors even NBA Finals with 109-104 win TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Sunday’s Game 2 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 10:45 p.m. Andre Iguodala’s 3-pointer with 5.9 seconds left was the clincher, Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with an injury and the Golden State Warriors held off the Toronto Raptors 109-10...
05:17, 2019-06-03

List of NBA Finals MVP winners List of NBA Finals Most Valuable Player winners: 2019 - Kawhi Leonard, Toronto Raptors 2018 - Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors 2017 - Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors 2016 - LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers 2015 - Andre Iguodala, Golden State Warriors 2014 - Kawhi Leonard, San Antonio Spurs ...
08:17, 2019-06-14

How to Livestream the US Open Finals The US Open is starting to wind down, with the last rounds of matches ending on Monday and the men’s and women’s quarterfinals being broadcast Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by the semifinals and then the men’s and women’s singles and doubles final the following weekend, September 7-8....
21:00, 2019-08-27

Simon Cowell calls 'AGT' finals the best he's ever seen "America's Got Talent" kicked off the show's live finals on Tuesday night and typically reserved judge Simon Cowell had nothing but praise for the performers....
21:51, 2019-09-18

Who will win the NBA finals? Our writers share their predictions Will the Golden State Warriors make history or can the Toronto Raptors complete their charmed run? Our writers predict the winner, key players and dark horses for the championship tiltPlay with intensity and focus. It sounds like dumb coach-speak, but it’s not. Nobody can hang with the Warriors at t...
12:17, 2019-05-30

Raptors aim to top Bucks for NBA Finals berth TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors will be looking to move on and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks will be hoping to stay alive Saturday night in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals....
22:34, 2019-05-24

Give This One to the Raptors, but the N.B.A. Finals Aren’t Over What is the significance of a victory over a Warriors team that had lost to injury two probable Hall of Fame players — Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant?...
20:34, 2019-06-06

Curry's NBA Finals MVP odds strengthen He wasn't the highest scorer on his own team in Game 2, but Stephen Curry's odds to win the Most Valuable Player award in the 2019 NBA Finals strengthened after the Golden State Warriors evened the series 1-1....
00:51, 2019-06-04

How the underdog Raptors have taken control of the Finals The only Canadian team in the NBA is one game away from winning its first league championship when the Toronto Raptors host the Golden State Warriors on Monday night (ABC, 9 p.m.). As prohibitive pre-series underdogs, Toronto has shocked the basketball and betting worlds. Markets missed the mark by ...
18:17, 2019-06-10

Kevin Durant Is Fucking Up The Finals In an ordinary Finals, the team in Golden State’s position, down 2-1 after dropping Game 3 at home, would be in real trouble, needing to win three out of four and at least once on the road to avoid elimination. Hell, the Warriors might even be in real trouble! Or maybe they aren’t the Warriors, but ...
00:34, 2019-06-07

Coaching trickery and three other keys to the NBA Finals The Raptors opened the 2019 NBA Finals with a convincing win. Then the Warriors took back home-court advantage. Here are the key takeaways after two games....
18:17, 2019-06-03

NBA Finals: Best photos from Raptors-Warriors The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
03:51, 2019-05-30

Ranking the top 30 Warriors and Raptors in the Finals Steph or Kawhi? Klay or Lowry? And where should sidelined stars Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins check in? We're ranking the top 30 players in the Finals....
16:51, 2019-05-30

How the Warriors Survived Game 5 of the N.B.A. Finals The Warriors avoided elimination Monday night against the Raptors but lost Kevin Durant to an Achilles’ tendon injury that could keep him out through next season....
21:34, 2019-06-11

Warriors beat Raptors 109-104 to even NBA Finals TORONTO (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with a hamstring injury, Stephen Curry had 23 and the Golden State Warriors ran off the first 18 points of the second half on their way to a 109-104 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday night that tied the NBA Finals at one game apie...
05:17, 2019-06-03

N.B.A. Finals: Warriors Tie Series With Raptors A starting lineup change and a huge third quarter helped Golden State beat Toronto, but the win came with injuries to Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney....
11:34, 2019-06-03

Warriors' Looney likely out for Finals with fracture Looney "will be out indefinitely," the Warriors confirmed Monday night, following an MRI in the San Francisco Bay Area after he missed the second half of Sunday's 109-104 NBA Finals Game 2 victory at the Toronto Raptors....
12:51, 2019-06-04

Opinion: Two all-English finals? Be careful what you wish for... Liverpool and Tottenham in the Champions League final, Arsenal and Chelsea in the Europa League final. Is it all a question of money? And do German teams need to spend more to keep up? No and no, writes DW's Matt Ford....
14:00, 2019-05-31

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday."...
20:17, 2019-09-16

Top 5: Moments from the Champions League finals "The finals of the CEV Champions League volleyball between Zenit Kazan and Cucine Lube Civitanova, in the men\u0027s draw, and Igor Gorgonzola Novara and Imoco Volley Conegliano, in the women\u0027s, produced some spectacular moments."...
18:51, 2019-05-21

'We've got to take it ourselves': Nick Nurse's journey to the NBA Finals A broken-down van, a three-day stint at Iowa State and a guitar. Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse has had a long and winding road to the NBA Finals....
13:34, 2019-05-31

Raptors rally to take 3-1 stranglehold on NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors produced a strong third quarter to defeat the Golden State Warriors 105-92 in Oakland on Friday to take a 3-1 lead in the Finals and move one win away from the franchise's first NBA championship....
07:51, 2019-06-08

Warriors Come Alive In Third Quarter, Even NBA Finals For one and a half games of the 2019 NBA Finals, it looked like the Toronto Raptors were the better team. Then the first six minutes of Game 2’s third quarter happened....
15:00, 2019-06-03

NHL: Blues down Bruins 4-2 to even Stanley Cup Finals Ryan O'Reilly scored twice including the game winner as the St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game Four on Monday to level the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals series....
09:34, 2019-06-04

Report: Warriors' Looney could return in Finals Golden State big man Kevon Looney could see action in the NBA Finals, despite suffering an upper-body cartilage fracture in the Game 2 of the series against the Toronto Raptors, according to a report....
00:34, 2019-06-07

Vanderbilt beats Louisville 3-2 to advance to CWS finals OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Pat DeMarco chopped a grounder over third base in the ninth inning to give Vanderbilt its first lead and the Commodores beat Louisville 3-2 on Friday night to advance to the College World Series finals. The No. 2 national seed Commodores (57-11) will play Michigan in the best-of-t...
04:51, 2019-06-22

Michigan makes CWS finals with 15-3 win over Texas Tech OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michigan scored in all but one inning against a struggling Texas Tech pitching staff and beat the Red Raiders 15-3 on Friday to continue its improbable postseason run. Next stop: College World Series finals. Jimmy Kerr homered twice and had four hits, Jesse Franklin had three hits...
04:17, 2019-06-22

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals TORONTO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 27 points and 17 rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors into the NBA Finals for the first time with a 100-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night. The Raptors overcame a 15-point deficit to win the series in six games and will host the Golden State Warrio...
05:34, 2019-05-26

UEFA Nations League finals preview: All you need to know "England will seek to win their first piece of major silverware since 1966 when they take part in this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal."...
00:01, 2019-06-04

Raptors on brink of NBA Finals after Game 5 win over Bucks SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velasquez break down how the Raptors took a 3-2 lead on the Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals.        ...
14:00, 2019-05-24

Raptors beat Warriors 123-109, take lead in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 on Wednesday night for a 2-1 series lead....
08:34, 2019-06-06

Warriors heavily favored over Raptors in NBA Finals The Golden State Warriors are favored in the NBA Finals for the fifth consecutive year, as they opened as heavy favorites against the Toronto Raptors late Saturday night....
12:51, 2019-05-26

Raptors take NBA Finals opener, beat Warriors 118-109 TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points and the Toronto Raptors won the first NBA Finals game played outside the U.S., beating the Golden State Warriors 118-109 on Thursday night. The Raptors hardly looked like newcomers to the NBA’s biggest stage, controlling the a...
07:00, 2019-05-31

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Aidy Boothroyd: ‘They will have to carry me out’One by one England’s players fell to the ground at the realisation their European Championship campaign had come to a humiliatingly abrupt end. A suitable image for a tournament floored by late collapses, first F...
01:00, 2019-06-22

Why we flew a blimp during the finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup Freshwork's #Cricket4Life campaign was an opportunity to support two causes their employees & customers are passionate about -- cricket and fighting hunger.Read More...
20:17, 2019-08-01

NBA Finals broadcast to more than 200 countries, thanks to one 40-foot truck The NBA world feed truck is packed with equipment to put together one live broadcast that is shared by all of the league's game providers around the world....
20:17, 2019-06-03

RJ Barrett watched the NBA Finals with the Knicks’ president When RJ Barrett visited the Knicks for his workout June 10, the Duke product spent more time than the usual draft prospect, even getting invited to team president Steve Mills’ home to watch the NBA Finals. Until now, Barrett was a rabid Raptors fan, growing up in a Toronto suburb for part of his chi...
22:51, 2019-06-22

Raptors rip Warriors to take commanding 3-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. — It may now all be up to Kevin Durant and the state of his calf strain to save the Warriors from doom. Before Friday’s Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Steve Kerr was asked about that night being potentially the final Warriors game at Oracle Arena. “The mindset is, let’s make sure......
05:51, 2019-06-08

Warriors vs. Raptors: Why the NBA Finals lines are going crazy Betting-market makers must act conservatively with game and series prices in the NBA Finals right now because of question marks involving key Golden State Warriors. — Klay Thompson has suffered a hamstring strain that could inhibit his movement and shooting against the Raptors in Wednesday night’s G...
23:17, 2019-06-05

Metallica, Fantasia talk anthems at NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kirk Hammett of Metallica says with all he’s accomplished in his career, playing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the NBA Finals between Toronto and Golden State is still a huge thrill. Hammett and former “American Idol” winner Fantasia Barrino stop ...
23:17, 2019-06-07

USA eliminated by Ecuador in Under-20 World Cup quarter-finals USA ousted from U-20 World Cup with 2-1 loss to EcuadorJhon Espinoza scores winner for Ecuador in 43rd minuteThe United States were knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup in the quarter-finals for the third straight tournament, losing to Ecuador 2-1 Saturday at Gdynia, Poland.Jhon Espinoza scored the...
21:34, 2019-06-08

NBA Finals 2019: Odds will go as Kevin Durant goes Though Kevin Durant will remain on the sideline, Klay Thompson is expected to return Friday for Game 4 of the NBA Finals matching the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors (ABC, 9 p.m.). With both of those stars out, and post presence Kevon Looney lost for the playoffs with a collarbone injury, ...
22:00, 2019-06-07

Raptors braced for big response from Warriors in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors scored an impressive win over the two-times defending champion Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals opener and are now preparing for what could be a mighty response....
03:00, 2019-06-01

LeBron James may not be in NBA Finals, but he is making an impact LeBron James is not playing in the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010, and it's noticeable to players and in overall viewership.        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

Warriors heavy favorites over Raptors for Finals Toronto opened as a +260 underdog at Caesars Sportsbook in the series. In the past eight NBA Finals, only last season's Cavaliers were larger underdogs to start than the Raptors....
08:51, 2019-05-26

How to Stream Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals Tonight The St. Louis Blues are taking on the Boston Bruins tonight in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals, with the winner of tonight’s game taking home the cup....
23:51, 2019-06-12

Did Paul Pierce nearly poop himself during the NBA Finals? A ‘confession’ Paul Pierce has finally flushed out the truth — though something still reeks. Lets rewind: It was Game 1 of the 2008 NBA Finals between the Celtics and Lakers, when Pierce appeared to land awkwardly on his right leg during the third quarter. He grimaced in pain, infamously exiting on a wheelch...
11:51, 2019-06-06

NBA Finals: It’s Kawhi Leonard vs. the Warriors’ dynasty TORONTO — It’s “The Canadian Klaw” versus “The Dynasty.” Canada is all about basketball this week as it hosts its first NBA Finals game Thursday at Scotiabank Arena. Kawhi Leonard’s underdog Raptors battle a Warriors juggernaut that still looks like a monster despite missing Kevin Durant since late ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Warriors' Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals The Golden State Warriors said Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can return during the series....
00:34, 2019-05-24

2019 NBA Finals: Tip-off time, TV, streaming and everything else to know about Game 3 With the NBA Finals shifting to Oakland and the series tied 1-1 between the Raptors and Warriors, here's all the info you need to watch Game 3.        ...
13:51, 2019-06-05

The Raptors are going to the NBA Finals and Toronto fans are going nuts Ontario's capital city was ecstatic after Saturday night's 100-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks sent the Raptors to their first NBA Finals appearance....
23:01, 2019-05-26

Tennis: Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday....
12:17, 2019-09-16

N.B.A. Finals Game 6 Preview: What We Know About Kevin Durant Durant is out with an Achilles’ injury, but he looms over what may be the Golden State Warriors’ last game of the season, and the Raptors’ championship-clincher....
22:17, 2019-06-13

NBA Finals Game 2: Can the Raptors beat the Warriors again? Can Toronto do it again in Game 2 in front of another raucous crowd? Or will the Warriors bounce back in their hopes of a fourth championship in five seasons?...
20:34, 2019-06-02

Drake hugs it out with Eugenie Bouchard during NBA Finals Drake wasn’t the only Raptors fan turning heads during Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Before settling into her seat at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Monday, Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard shared snippets of her glam squad on her Instagram story as she readied for the evening. After making her...
22:51, 2019-06-11

Leonard, Raptors rally, move within one win of Finals The visiting Toronto Raptors withstood the early surge by the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, shook it off, and then went on to grind out a 105-99 victory to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals....
09:17, 2019-05-24

| Warriors set for emotional NBA Finals showdown with Raptors Playing for injured star Kevin Durant in a farewell to the arena when they became a dynasty, the Golden State Warriors are set for an emotional NBA Finals showdown....
12:17, 2019-06-13

NBA Finals: The Raptors straight up blew it in Game 2 SportsPulse: Just when it looked like the Raptors might have control of the NBA Finals, the Warriors brought us back to reality with a dominant second half in Game 2 and evened the series.        ...
09:51, 2019-06-03

Unflappable G2 Esports and Wunder fly to LEC summer finals The 2019 version of G2 Esports might not be the best League of Legends team of all time, but they are the most unflappable -- and they're ready for the LEC summer finals, 'Wunder' tells ESPN....
05:00, 2019-09-07

Raptors OG Anunoby active for Game 2 of NBA Finals The 21-year-old forward missed the Raptors' first 17 games of the post-season since his April 11 surgery two days before Toronto opened the playoffs against Orlando....
02:17, 2019-06-03

England reach semi-finals with 3-0 win over Norway England sent out a warning to their rivals as they stormed into the women's World Cup semi-finals with an impressive 3-0 victory against Norway on Thursday....
23:17, 2019-06-27

NBA Finals: Warriors vs. Raptors schedule and TV times It all comes down to this. The long playoff journey has arrived at the NBA Finals. It's the Warriors and Raptors for the Larry O'Brien Trophy.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

NBA Finals: Biggest X-factor in Game 2 is hardly being talked about SportsPulse: If the Warriors hope to rebound in Game 2, there's one Raptors player they really need to contain, and it's not Kawhi Leonard or Pascal Siakam. It's Marc Gasol.        ...
00:34, 2019-06-02

Warriors' Curry set for Toronto homecoming in NBA Finals When the NBA Finals begins in Toronto on Thursday it will be much more than the latest stop en route to a potential fourth championship for Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry but rather a homecoming of sorts....
04:17, 2019-05-30

Southgate: Semi-finals not good enough for England "England have reached the semi-finals of the last two major championships but manager Gareth Southgate says missing out on the World Cup and Nations League final has left the squad deeply unsatisfied."...
10:00, 2019-06-10

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
14:17, 2019-05-29

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant’s return may finally be here TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr listed Kevin Durant as “a game-time decision” but sounded optimistic he will be a go for his long-anticipated return in do-or-die Game 5 vs. the Raptors on Monday night. Durant participated in Monday’s morning shootaround at Scotiabank Arena and Kerr said he “look...
19:00, 2019-06-10

NBA Finals: By sacrificing Game 3, the Warriors are primed to win it all SportsPulse: By choosing to play it safe and rest Klay Thompson, the Warriors took a calculated risk in Game 3. If Thompson and Kevin Durant come back for Game 4, that risk could pay off.        ...
09:17, 2019-06-06

Warriors outlast Raptors to square NBA Finals at 1-1 The two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors used a massive third quarter to overcame a sluggish start and secure a 109-104 win over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday that squared the NBA Finals at one game apiece....
15:51, 2019-06-03

Raptors close out Bucks to reach first NBA Finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down the Raptors' closeout win over the Bucks that clinched a spot in the NBA Finals.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

NBA Finals: Raptors, Warriors players ranked LeBron James isn't playing in the NBA Finals for the first time in eight years, but fear not: there's still an overwhelming amount of talent.        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Fed Cup gets revamp with 12-nation Finals in Budapest in 2020 "The Fed Cup\u0027s existing format will be scrapped next year when a 12-nation Finals week will be staged in Budapest in April, the International Tennis Federation confirmed on Thursday."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

NBA notebook: Durant doubtful for Finals opener The Golden State Warriors announced Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can return during the series....
09:17, 2019-05-24

Barty stunned by Kuznetsova in Cincinnati semi-finals Ash Barty stunningly lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking when the Australian was beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday....
19:34, 2019-08-17

Halep and Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals Defending champion Simona Halep continued to tighten her grip on the French Open as she demolished Polish teenager Iga Swiatek to reach the quarter-finals on Monday....
00:51, 2019-06-04

Warriors ban minority owner from NBA Finals after pushing incident The Golden State Warriors have banned team minority owner Mark Stevens from the rest of the NBA Finals following a pushing incident involving Raptors guard Kyle Lowry in Wednesday night's Game 3 loss....
20:34, 2019-06-06

| Nadal to face Berrettini in US Open semi-finals Rafael Nadal will play Italy's Matteo Berrettini in the US Open semi-finals after the 18-time Grand Slam champion defeated Argentine 20th-seed Diego Schwartzman....
10:00, 2019-09-05

Murray and Skupski reach men's doubles semi-finals "Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski fought back from a set down against Americans Jack Sock and Jackson Withrow to reach the semi-finals of the men\u0027s doubles at the US Open."...
23:17, 2019-09-04

Raptors hit big shots, beat Warriors for 2-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 on Wednesday night for a 2-1 series lead. Curry sco...
08:51, 2019-06-06

These Stanley Cup finals show there’s still a place for ‘heavy’ hockey in the NHL “I did expect a physical series, but we bang hard, too," Bruins Coach Bruce Cassidy told reporters in St. Louis. Game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals featured 85 hits....
03:00, 2019-06-05

NBA Playoffs: Kawhi, Raptors clinch first NBA Finals appearance The Toronto Raptors are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history after a thrilling 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals....
09:17, 2019-05-26

DeMarcus Cousins’ Finals return more than a Warriors boost OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins has emerged just in time for his stock to skyrocket before NBA free agency begins June 30. Cousins’ signing to a heavily discounted one-year, $5 million pact last summer was done with Sunday — in a hostile Finals environment — in mind. This hasn’t b...
08:17, 2019-06-04

Bruins beat Blues in game 1 of NHL Stanley Cup Finals on NBC BOSTON (AP) – Forty-nine years after Boston’s Bobby Orr flew through the air following his Stanley Cup-clinching goal against St. Louis, Bruins defensemen Connor Clifton and Charlie McAvoy played a huge role in a Game 1 win over the Blues. Both scored in the second period to tie the gam...
12:01, 2019-05-28

Previously Banned Fortnite Duo Qualifies For World Cup Finals Yesterday, Fortnite duo Damion “XXiF” Cook and Ronald “Ronaldo” Mach qualified for the World Cup by placing third with 91 points in the eighth week of North America East duo competition. On May 3, both players were temporarily banned from Fortnite and were dropped by their esports team, Rise Nation,...
23:17, 2019-06-03

Kuznetsova stuns Barty to set up finals clash with Keys Ash Barty lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking after she was unexpectedly beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday....
05:17, 2019-08-18

Paul Stirling: Middlesex reaching T20 Blast Finals Day the best way to bow out Paul Stirling is desperate to sign off on a high after a decade at Middlesex and believes there would be no better way to do so than reaching Finals Day of the Vitality Blast....
22:00, 2019-09-05

| Kane in England squad for Nations League finals Harry Kane was included in England's 23-man squad for the Nations League finals but Tottenham Hotspur team-mates Harry Winks and Kieran Trippier were both left out....
02:51, 2019-05-28

Raptors beat shorthanded Warriors, take 2-1 Finals lead The Toronto Raptors defeated a shorthanded Golden State Warriors squad 123-109 in Oakland on Wednesday to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven NBA Finals....
08:34, 2019-06-06

NBA Finals 2019: Kevin Durant will sit again for Warriors in Game 4 Golden State will be without two-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant for the ninth consecutive game. Klay Thompson is expected to play Friday night.        ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Zverev beats Fognini to return to quarter-finals German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive French Open quarter-final when he recovered from losing the first set to beat Italian Fabio Fognini on Monday....
00:51, 2019-06-04

NBA notebook: Durant officially to miss finals opener Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the host Toronto Raptors on Thursday and he might not make the trip due to his calf injury, coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Monday....
04:34, 2019-05-28

Raptors rally past Bucks for first Finals appearance TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors made history the hard way Saturday night, reaching the NBA Finals for the first time after rallying past the Milwaukee Bucks 100-94 in Game 6....
12:51, 2019-05-26

Opinion: How the Raptors turned the series around to reach the NBA Finals After falling behind 2-0, Raptors coach Nick Nurse made a series of adjustments that sparked a turnaround and led Toronto to the NBA Finals.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight.        ...
13:34, 2019-05-28

Kawhi trade pays off with Raptors' Finals berth As he has been throughout the playoffs, Kawhi Leonard was the difference-maker for the Raptors in Saturday night's Game 6, prompting president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri to label him "the best player in the league."...
08:51, 2019-05-26

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant has big hurdle to clear before he can return TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr says the series count will have nothing to do with Kevin Durant’s eventual return in the NBA Finals. Trailing 1-0 following the Raptors’ 118-109 victory Thursday, the Warriors won’t have the benefit of having Durant in Sunday’s Game 2 at Scotiabank Arena, Kerr off...
09:34, 2019-06-01

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
11:34, 2019-06-14

UA Women’s Golf Advances to NCAA semi-finals TUCSON –  The Arizona Wildcats women’s golf team advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Championships at The Blessings Golf Course Tuesday, thanks to a dramatic putt from Haley Moore on her final hole. Here’s more from Tuesday night’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: With Moore&...
09:51, 2019-05-22

Nothing gold can stay: Warriors at crossroads after Finals loss The Golden State Warriors, a basketball dynasty that redefined the sport with their long range shooting and small ball lineups, face an offseason of uncertainty after falling short in their bid to win a third consecutive NBA title on Thursday....
08:17, 2019-06-14

2019 NBA Finals: The case for picking the Raptors or Warriors Finally! The 2019 NBA Finals begin Thursday night with heavy series favorite Golden State visiting surprise entry Toronto (ABC, 9 p.m.). Bettors have had plenty of time to make their preferences known since the Raptors shocked the Milwaukee Bucks to win the Eastern Conference this past Sunday night....
01:17, 2019-05-31

Svitolina serves her way past Keys into quarter-finals Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina delivered a solid serving performance to beat American Madison Keys 7-5 6-4 on Sunday and secure a spot in the U.S. Open quarter-finals....
08:51, 2019-09-02

Opinion: This NBA Finals will be remembered for soap operas off the court The NBA has a celebrity culture, is immersed in social media and the proximity of fans to the playing surface creates a unique environment.       ...
00:34, 2019-06-14

Oklahoma surges into WCWS finals; UCLA awaits Jocelyn Alo's monster two-run homer in the fifth inning helped Oklahoma defeat Alabama 7-3 on Sunday to qualify for the championship series against UCLA....
08:51, 2019-06-03

The Latest: Rafael Nadal clinches berth at ATP Finals Rafael Nadal's run to the Wimbledon semifinals has allowed him to qualify for the ATP Finals for a record 15th consecutive year       ...
15:17, 2019-07-11

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful smattering of hoops knowledge from this extremely half-assed blog and carry it forth to the sports bar like the torch that lights your path....
21:17, 2019-05-30

Vekic tops Goerges to reach quarter-finals "Croatia’s Donna Vekic beat Julia Goerges of Germany 6-7(5) 7-5 6-3 on Louis Armstrong Stadium to reach her first US Open quarter-final after saving a match point in the second set."...
21:51, 2019-09-02

Steve Kerr talks about Durant Injury (NBA Finals) OAKLAND – Former U of A standout Steve Kerr talked about the devastating injury to Kevin Durant as his Warriors hope to even up the NBA Finals series against Toronto....
15:01, 2019-06-12

The home-edge angle disproven in Stanley Cup, NBA Finals Home sour home. If there’s one helpful angle for sports bettors that jumped out from the NHL and NBA championship series, which both ended this week, it’s that teams playing at home may not be getting as big a boost as the market believes. Wednesday night, the St. Louis Blues (+150) beat the Boston ...
19:17, 2019-06-15

Cable, streaming or sports bar? How much it costs to watch the NBA finals Even as more and more Canadians are cutting cable, more of us are watching the NBA Finals — whether that’s on streaming services or out at a sports bar....
02:00, 2019-06-12

NBA Finals: Klay Thompson sustained torn ACL before returning The Golden State Warriors confirmed early Friday morning that star Klay Thompson sustained a torn ACL before returning to the court to shoot free throws during Game 6 of the NBA Finals....
16:17, 2019-06-14

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals TORONTO — With a weary Kawhi Leonard fighting through fatigue, the Toronto Raptors found enough energy to pull away from the Milwaukee Bucks. Kyle Lowry led the way. Lowry scored 25 points, Leonard had 19 and the Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conferenc...
07:34, 2019-05-22

NBA Finals: Warriors rule out Kevin Durant for Game 2 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, who is recovering from a right calf strain, has been ruled out for Game 2 of the NBA Finals, head coach Steve Kerr said....
23:00, 2019-05-31

Warriors unfazed after losing to Raptors in Game 1 of NBA Finals What I'm Hearing: Jeff Zillgitt says that despite losing Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the Warriors are feeling confident they can bounce back in Game 2.        ...
17:51, 2019-05-31

| Currie Cup semi-finals head to Bloem, Johannesburg The Free State Cheetahs will host the Sharks in Bloemfontein and the Golden Lions will meet Griquas in Johannesburg in the Currie Cup semi-finals next weekend....
23:51, 2019-08-24

Raptors beat Warriors in landmark NBA Finals opener The Toronto Raptors, with the support of an entire nation behind them, won the first NBA Finals game played outside the United States with a thrilling 118-109 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday....
11:00, 2019-05-31

| Brumbies playing for Australian pride in quarter-finals The Brumbies are the only side left flying the Australian flag in Super Rugby and coach Dan McKellar says the team will be playing for national pride in the quarter-finals....
10:00, 2019-06-16

Rest for the weary: Warriors will only get stronger with break before NBA Finals These six straight wins since Kevin Durant went down have been as impressive a stretch as coach Steve Kerr has had during his tenure.        ...
01:34, 2019-05-22

Toronto Raptors take NBA Finals opener, beat Warriors 118-109 Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points and the Raptors made a smashing NBA Finals debut, beating the Golden State Warriors 118-109 on Thursday night....
09:17, 2019-05-31

Kevin Durant expected to miss first two games of NBA Finals TORONTO — Kevin Durant has flown 2,300 miles apparently just to watch. Durant must practice before he plays in the NBA Finals. Warriors coach Steve Kerr revealed at Thursday’s morning shootaround that Durant being cleared to practice is probably not happening during their time here for the first two...
08:34, 2019-05-31

Raptors roll past Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals TORONTO — No Kevin Durant. Problem. The Warriors’ air of invincibility got crushed in Canada in the first-ever NBA Finals game north of the border, as the Raptors gritted their way behind Pascal Siakam to a commanding 118-109 Game 1 victory Thursday night at rocking Scotiabank Arena. Golden State’s ...
08:34, 2019-05-31

Warriors defeat Blazers 119-117 in OT, heading to fifth straight NBA finals The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night....
17:34, 2019-05-21

Stephen Curry and Drake made their amends after NBA Finals Before leaving the Oracle Arena for perhaps the last time, Stephen Curry made a quick Facetime call. The Warriors’ Curry was seen Facetiming with rapper and Raptors superfan Drake Thursday night, moments after Toronto secured its first ever championship. “Congrats, bro,” Curry could be heard saying....
03:17, 2019-06-15

Lowry, Raptors down Bucks, level East finals TORONTO -- - Kyle Lowry scored 25 points -- 18 in the first half -- and the Toronto Raptors defeated the visiting Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece....
06:17, 2019-05-22

Knicks one of biggest losers from Warriors’ painful NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors and the Knicks lost the NBA Finals — a gruesome two-week battleground that has disfigured the face of the once-pretty 2019 free-agent class. In the aftermath of the Warriors’ crushing 114-110 Game 6 loss to Toronto late Thursday that lit up all of Canada, Golden State ...
03:17, 2019-06-15

| Isner rallies to reach Newport semi-finals Three-time champion John Isner rallied to beat Australian Matthew Ebden and reach the semi-finals of the ATP grass court tournament in Newport, Rhode Island....
09:51, 2019-07-20

Durant travels with the Warriors to Toronto ahead of finals Kevin Durant is traveling with the Golden State Warriors to Toronto for the first two games of the NBA Finals, leaving open the chance he could be ready to return from a strained right calf in time for Game 2....
17:00, 2019-05-29

Raptors can win title, Durant may play in NBA Finals Game 5 TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors can win their first championship and end Golden State’s quest for three in a row with one more victory. The Raptors can do it Monday night in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, when Kevin Durant could play for the first time in the series . Warriors coach Steve Kerr s...
21:34, 2019-06-10

'Level' Kawhi puts Raptors on cusp of first Finals Behind their even-keeled superstar, the Raptors rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat the Bucks 105-99 and move within one win of the franchise's first trip to the NBA Finals....
17:17, 2019-05-24

Overtime goal gives St Louis Blues their first-ever win in Stanley Cup finals Carl Gunnarsson scores game-clinching goal for BluesVictory over Boston Bruins levels series at 1-1Carl Gunnarsson scored on a delayed penalty in overtime, Jordan Binnington made 21 saves and the St Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Wednesday night to tie the Stanley Cup Final at one game ap...
09:17, 2019-05-30

Raptors' gamble on Leonard pays off with trip to NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors' gamble to acquire Kawhi Leonard has paid off in the form of maiden trip to the NBA Finals but now comes perhaps the hardest part, knocking off the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors....
04:17, 2019-05-30

Warriors won’t let injuries hamper finals push, says Jerebko The Golden State Warriors will not be letting injuries to Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins come between them and a third straight NBA title, the club’s power forward Jonas Jerebko told Reuters on Wednesday....
04:17, 2019-05-30

NBA Finals: Warriors clear Kevin Durant to practice Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant has officially been cleared to practice and could play in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, head coach Steve Kerr said Sunday....
20:00, 2019-06-09

Giorgi ends teenager McNally's run in DC semi-finals Italy's Camila Giorgi ended American teenager Caty McNally's surprising run with a 7-6(5) 6-2 victory in the semi-finals of the Citi Open in Washington on Saturday....
01:17, 2019-08-04

Kawhi Leonard’s NBA Finals tale makes him one of a kind TORONTO — The NBA Finals have been a tale of two free-agent superstar forwards — only one of whom has enhanced his legacy and zoomed into status as NBA’s best player. Though Kevin Durant has yet to play or talk to the media and has barely showed his face in The Finals, Raptors forward Kawhi......
21:51, 2019-06-08

NBA Finals: Warriors' Klay Thompson will have MRI on left hamstring Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will have an MRI on his left hamstring after leaving Sunday's NBA Finals Game 2 victory over the Toronto Raptors....
21:17, 2019-06-03

Opinion: Kawhi Leonard getting vengeance against Warriors in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard says he isn't out for revenge for 2017, but the Warriors must feel like the Raptors star has a score to settle this NBA Finals.       ...
20:00, 2019-06-08

Highlights: Zverev through to quarter-finals after sinking Fognini "Alexander Zverev is through to the last eight of the French Open. After going a set down, Zverev rallied and won in four. He will face Novak Djokovic next."...
21:51, 2019-06-03

Djokovic canters into Roland Garros quarter-finals "Novak Djokovic\u0027s serene progress through the French Open continued as he reached the quarter-finals with a straight sets win over Jan-Lennard Struff."...
21:51, 2019-06-03

Raptors vs. Bucks: These factors have Toronto on Finals doorstep Ka-Wow! Few gave Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors much of a chance to rally from a 2-0 deficit as pre-series underdogs to the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals. Betting markets had the Raptors at about 12 percent to advance. After three straight victories, Toronto can wrap things...
00:17, 2019-05-26

Raptors eliminate Bucks, will face Warriors in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors are going to the NBA Finals for the first time. Kawhi Leonard scored 26 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead the host Raptors to a 100-94 Game 6 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals. Toronto will face the Golden State Warriors who swept the Portland...
05:17, 2019-05-26

Warriors impose will in third to even Finals with Kevin Durant looming TORONTO — For the first part of the third quarter, it was no Canada. As in a complete zero. The two-time defending-champion Warriors were confident they would respond with vengeance from their Game 1 loss and waited until after intermission Sunday to make good on their promise of muzzling the Raptor...
15:17, 2019-06-03

Warriors give exiting Drake an earful after NBA Finals win The Warriors had some words for Drake again — this time as the rapper was leaving the building. Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson were about to head back into the Warriors locker room after greeting their teammates following a 109-104 win over the Raptors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals in Toronto on Sunda...
15:17, 2019-06-03

Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals Stephen Curry scored 31 points, Klay Thompson added 26 and they led a season-saving surge that gave the Golden State Warriors a 106-105 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Monday night in Game 5 of the NBA Finals....
07:51, 2019-06-11

Kevin Durant won’t return in time for Game 1 of NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant is yet to progress to on-court work in his recovery from a strained right calf and won’t be ready to return for Golden State in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on May 30. Big man DeMarcus Cousins might be healthy for the series opener against either Milwaukee or To...
22:17, 2019-05-23

Too good: Top spelling bee kids humble dictionary in finals The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes and a new, custom-designed trophy....
23:17, 2019-05-30

Warriors’ Kevin Durant will miss Game 1 of the NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin Durant won’t be ready to play in time for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on May 30. The two-time reigning finals MVP has yet to return to on-court work while recovering from a strained right calf. Big man DeMarcus Cousins might be healthy for the Warriors’ series opener against eit...
04:51, 2019-05-24

Kevin Durant looks scary good before NBA Finals return He’s back. Kevin Durant was flying all over the floor during warmups before the Warriors’ do-or-die NBA Finals Game 5 against the Raptors on Monday night, as fans of Canada’s team unleashed boos each time the superstar slammed the ball and let it go from beyond the arc. Durant is m...
06:00, 2019-06-11

National spelling bee finals begin with 50 seeking title The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes and a new, custom-designed trophy....
17:34, 2019-05-30

NBA Finals: Expert picks to win Raptors-Warriors series, MVP We make our picks for the NBA Finals, which begin tonight when the Warriors head to Scotiabank Arena for Game 1 against the Raptors.        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Raptors top Bucks in Game 5 to move to brink of NBA Finals Toronto weathered an early flurry from Milwaukee and held on late to move one more win from the first trip to the NBA Finals in franchise history.        ...
08:17, 2019-05-24

Warriors stun Raptors to keep NBA Finals hopes alive  TORONTO – Kevin Durant’s gutsy return lasted less than 15 minutes before he appeared to reinjure his right calf. But Durant’s presence and subsequent absence spurred the Warriors to keep alive their season in a 106-105 Game 5 triumph Monday over the cold-shooting, tight Raptors at Scotiabank Arena. ...
06:00, 2019-06-11

Vekic tops Goerges to reach U.S. Open quarter-finals Croatia’s Donna Vekic beat Julia Goerges of Germany 6-7(5) 7-5 6-3 on Louis Armstrong Stadium to reach her first U.S. Open quarter-final after saving a match point in the second set....
10:51, 2019-09-03

NBA Finals: Why Steve Kerr is confident Warriors will bounce back TORONTO — The Warriors are in new territory in the NBA Finals in their fifth straight appearance. Before Thursday, they had never lost Game 1. Coach Steve Kerr’s excuse after his team’s convincing loss to Toronto was less about Kevin Durant’s absence and more about an unfamiliarity with this Raptors...
12:34, 2019-06-02

Klopp pokes fun at finals record as he aims for 7th time lucky "Liverpool coach Jurgen Klopp is looking to put right a dismal personal record of six straight defeats in finals when his side take on Tottenham Hotspur in Saturday\u0027s Champions League final."...
22:34, 2019-05-31

Berrettini beats Rublev to reach U.S. Open quarter-finals Matteo Berrettini of Italy advanced to his first Grand Slam quarter-final by beating Russia's Andrey Rublev 6-1 6-4 7-6(6) at the U.S. Open on Monday....
10:51, 2019-09-03

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry favored to win NBA Finals MVP Golden State star point guard Stephen Curry is the favorite to capture the NBA Finals MVP Award as the Warriors prepare for Game 1 against the Toronto Raptors....
18:51, 2019-05-29

Former President Barack Obama attends Game 2 of the NBA Finals in Toronto Former President Barack Obama was in attendance for Game 2 of the NBA Finals between the Raptors and Warriors in Toronto.        ...
06:17, 2019-06-03

Pascal Siakam after leading the Toronto Raptors to Game 1 win in the NBA Finals: 'I'm just doing it for my dad' While growing up in Douala, Cameroon, Pascal Siakam barely watched the NBA. But he took up basketball, he wrote back in 2016 for The Players' Tribune, because his father dreamed for one of his sons to reach the NBA....
21:51, 2019-05-31

Kevin Durant’s status making NBA Finals ‘impossible’ to call LAS VEGAS — Of all the subplots to consider in the NBA Finals, the most complicated is the status of Kevin Durant. The Warriors’ superstar has been sidelined by a calf injury that makes him questionable to appear at any point in the series. The mystery surrounding Durant is problematic for bettors, ...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Paire rallies to make Winston-Salem semi-finals Top-seeded Frenchman Benoit Paire staved off Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta to win their quarter-final match in the rain-delayed Winston-Salem Open on Friday....
01:51, 2019-08-24

Warriors level NBA finals after third-quarter surge against Raptors in Game 2 Golden State Warriors 109-104 Toronto RaptorsAs it happened: Hunter Felt’s minute-by-minute reportNBA finals now level at 1-1 going in Wednesday’s Game 3Draymond Green knew the Golden State Warriors could improve. Backed by the confidence that comes with five straight NBA finals, the Warriors forwar...
07:00, 2019-06-03

NBA Finals: From possible fourth title to implosion. How will Warriors dynasty be defined? Golden State is trying to win its fourth title in five years. But free agency and other moves could shake up the roster this summer. How will it end?        ...
04:17, 2019-05-31

Top seed Wang eases into Bronx Open quarter-finals Top seed Wang Qiang of China sailed into the Bronx Open quarter-finals with a convincing 6-1 6-4 victory over French qualifier Fiona Ferro on Wednesday....
09:17, 2019-08-22

PV Sindhu, Sai Praneeth Enter World Championships Semi-Finals PV Sindhu defeated Chinese Taipei shuttler Tai Tzu Ying 12-21, 23-21, 21-19 while Sai Praneeth edged past Indonesia's Jonatan Christie to enter the semi-finals....
22:51, 2019-08-23

2019 NBA Finals matchups: Breaking down Raptors, Warriors battle Afraid an NBA Finals without LeBron James would be short on storylines? Think again. The Warriors are on the longest NBA Finals run in a half-century, looking for the first three-peat since 2002. Kawhi Leonard is looking to become the King in the North, leading Toronto to its first-ever title — befo...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Drake and Draymond Green have heated exchange after NBA Finals game Drake couldn’t help himself. The famous rapper and infamous Toronto sports superfan started Game 1 of the NBA Final by trolling the Warriors by wearing a Dell Curry Raptors jersey. He ended it by getting into an intensive game of trash-talking with Golden State’s Draymond Green as the power forward ...
08:34, 2019-05-31

| Ukrainian trailblazer Svitolina reaches US Open semi-finals Elina Svitolina became the first Ukrainian woman to reach the US Open semi-finals on Tuesday with a 6-4, 6-4 win over British 16th seed Johanna Konta....
03:51, 2019-09-04

Warriors expect Kevin Durant back for Game 4 of NBA Finals The Warriors looked like they were missing Kevin Durant for the first time on Thursday night, and now they have a sense for when he could be back. Yahoo Sports reported on Friday, the morning after the Raptors’ 118-109 win in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, that Golden State expects to have Durant b...
17:51, 2019-05-31

Relentless Djokovic beats Pouille to reach semi-finals Novak Djokovic wore down Lucas Pouille after an even first set, dispatching the Frenchman 7-6(2) 6-1 in a Cincinnati Masters quarter-final in Ohio on Friday....
09:00, 2019-08-17

High-profile injuries in NBA Finals put pressure on training staffs Injuries are front and center in the NBA Finals, and each team's training staffs are under pressure to make sure players are healthy enough to play.       ...
02:34, 2019-06-10

Raptors even Eastern Conference finals with blowout Game 4 win over Bucks The Eastern Conference finals is tied 2-2 heading back to Milwaukee after the Raptors won Game 4 vs. the Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday.        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

Kevin Durant to practice as Warriors now pray for NBA Finals miracle Suddenly, there’s a chance. Kevin Durant was cleared to practice Sunday, head coach Steve Kerr said according to The Post’s Marc Berman, not yet ruling out the superstar for the Warriors’ do-or-die Game 5 against the Raptors. “What he’s doing today, he hasn’t done...
19:51, 2019-06-09

Kyrgios, Tsitsipas advance to quarter-finals at Citi Open Australian Nick Kyrgios blasted 15 aces to blow past Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka 6-2 7-5 on Thursday and reach the quarterfinals at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C....
07:00, 2019-08-02

Fran Kirby: ‘Two semi-finals we lost still hurt – we’ll use it as motivation’ Striker insists Lionesses are focused on reaching the final of the Women’s World Cup – and are enjoying the trappings of fameFran Kirby has not watched the Lionesses’ Euro 2017 semi-final defeat by the Netherlands. She can’t. “It was silent,” she recalls of the dressing room after England lost 3-0 t...
03:34, 2019-05-25

Megan Rapinoe furious over men’s finals scheduled after World Cup final Megan Rapinoe considers Sunday to be the final insult. Just a few hours after the United States and the Netherlands meet in the Women’s World Cup final in France, Brazil or Peru will celebrate winning the Copa America, South America’s men’s championship. And then at night, the Unit...
00:01, 2019-07-05

Champions USA shocked by France in Fiba World Cup quarter-finals Americans were bidding for third world title in a rowFrance’s fourth-quarter surge helps them to 89-79 victoryTeam USA, the runaway favourites to win the Fiba World Cup for a third time in succession, have been bundled out of the tournament in the quarter-finals by France.Although the US were far fr...
19:51, 2019-09-11

Konta beats Venus to reach Rome quarter-finals "Johanna Konta beat a third American in the space of four days - and a second in the space of a few hours - defeating Venus Williams 6-2, 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the Internazionali BNL D\u0027Italia in Rome."...
01:51, 2019-05-22

‘Raptor Foot’ gains traction as unofficial NBA Finals anthem The infectious, reggae-infused sensation that started on the streets of downtown Toronto exploded in popularity this month, becoming an unofficial NBA Finals anthem for a country swept up in basketball fever....
07:51, 2019-06-16

Warriors installed as Finals favorite over TBD Bucks-Raptors winner Golden State clinched a spot in a fifth consecutive NBA Finals and sportsbooks installed the Warriors as the favorites against an opponent to be determined from the Eastern Conference....
19:00, 2019-05-21

England reach Cricket World Cup semi-finals with 119-run win over New Zealand England – finally, thrillingly, agonisingly – have secured their first Cricket World Cup semi-final spot since 1992. It will be at Edgbaston, where they have won their last 10 matches, next Thursday. Their most likely opponents are India but it could still be Australia. They must surely beat both to...
23:00, 2019-07-03

NBA Conference finals: Curry brothers face off as Antetokounmpo waits It’s Golden State v Portland in the West, and Toronto v Milwaukee in the East. We look at the factors that will decide the teams for the NBA finalsAfter Sunday’s two tightly contested Game 7s, the NBA Conference finals are finally set. The well-rested Milwaukee Bucks will face off against the Toront...
20:17, 2019-05-21

Bruins rout Blues 5-1 to force Game 7 of Stanley Cup Finals Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask makes 28 saves to deny the St. Louis Blues a chance to win their first Stanley Cup title at home.       ...
07:34, 2019-06-10

Sourabh Verma Enters Vietnam Open Semi-Finals Sourabh Verma got the better of home favourite Tien Minh Nguyen to enter the men's singles semi-final at the Vietnam Open BWF Tour Super 100 tournament....
22:17, 2019-09-13

Bucks say they got 'punched' as Raptors level NBA Eastern Conference finals Playoff series tied at 2-2 as Toronto win second game in successionWinner of best-of-seven series will face Warriors in NBA finalsWith a weary Kawhi Leonard fighting through fatigue, the Toronto Raptors found enough energy to pull away from the Milwaukee Bucks. Kyle Lowry led the way. He scored 25 p...
16:00, 2019-05-22

Watch: Drake distraught after Kevin Durant NBA Finals injury Drake might be one of the Toronto Raptors' biggest fans, but he showed some respect for Kevin Durant by expressing serious emotion after the Golden State Warriors star was forced out of the NBA Finals with an injury....
17:00, 2019-06-11

Djokavic outlasts Federer in Wimbledon Finals that lasted nearly 5 hours WIMBLEDON, England (AP) – Novak Djokovic became the first man in 71 years to win Wimbledon after facing match points in the final, coming back to beat Roger Federer in an unprecedented fifth-set tiebreaker Sunday. What a showdown it was in the finals between Roger Federer & Novak Djokavic! ...
08:17, 2019-07-15

Drake's Emotional Performance of ''O Canada'' at the NBA Finals Is a Slam Dunk Drake offered up quite the rendition of "O Canada" during Game 5 of the NBA Finals, and let's just say it was every bit sweeter than a spoonful of maple syrup. Cameras......
15:17, 2019-06-11

Kevin Durant forced to leave Game 5 of NBA Finals with injury Durant, who had been out since May 8 with a calf strain, returned to the starting lineup with his team down 3-1 in the series against the Toronto Raptors....
07:34, 2019-06-11

Raptors edge Bucks and move to brink of NBA finals behind Kawhi's 35 Raptors knock off Bucks to take 3-2 series lead in East finalsKawhi Leonard’s game-high 35 points power Toronto in winKawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-99 on Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals.Leonard showed no obvious...
09:34, 2019-05-24

| Gueye takes Senegal to AFCON semi-finals after 13 years Senegal reached the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals for the first time since 2006 when Idrissa Gueye scored to deliver a 1-0 last-eight win over Benin....
06:34, 2019-07-11

NBA Finals: Raptors could make history and clinch championship with Game 5 win Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET on Monday at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto. There will be several road closures and transit changes in effect for the game....
00:51, 2019-06-11

Late winner sends Nigeria into AFCON semi-finals "Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final - Cairo International Stadium – Nigeria 2 (S. Chukwueze 27\u0027, W. Troost-Ekong 89\u0027) South Africa 1 (B. Zungu 74\u0027)"...
00:17, 2019-07-11

Klay Thompson exits Finals after Willis Reed-like moment If the Warriors didn’t already have enough adversity. The defending NBA champions, already playing without the injured Kevin Durant, saw Klay Thompson get fouled on a dunk attempt and go crashing to the floor – his left knee unnaturally twisting as he landed with 2:22 left in the third quarter of Ga...
05:51, 2019-06-14

Ronaldo heads Portugal squad for Nations League finals "Hosts Portugal named their squad for next month\u0027s inaugural Nations League finals on Thursday with Cristiano Ronaldo heading the bill and an inclusion for Benfica teenager Joao Felix."...
15:00, 2019-05-23

Call Of Duty Pro’s Controller Stops Working In The Middle Of The Finals Sometimes a controller breaks and it’s frustrating. Sometimes a controller breaks and you’re forced to remap buttons in the middle of a tense come-from-behind win at a major Call of Duty tournament with $200,000 on the line....
05:17, 2019-07-24

Drake showed up at Jurassic Park to watch Game 6 of the NBA Finals Rather than travel to Oracle Arena to take in the game in person, Drake chose to watch alongside the Raptors faithful in Toronto.       ...
06:34, 2019-06-14

NBA playoff schedule: Conference finals matchups, dates and TV times The long regular season is over and it's finally playoff time. The quest for the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Opinion: Warriors' uncommon belief in themselves has lifted them to NBA Finals yet again On top of the Warriors' prodigious talent is an unmatched hunger to win and belief in themselves. That combination has them in the NBA Finals again.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

World No.5 Alexander Zverev Crashes Out In Halle Quarter-Finals Alexander Zverev served nine double faults in a rollercoaster match, and survived two match points in the third set before ultimately losing in the tiebreaker....
18:34, 2019-06-21

Warriors make it official: Kevin Durant out for Game 1 of NBA Finals Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday and he might not travel with the team to Toronto due to his calf injury, coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Monday. Kerr said that injured center DeMarcus Cousins (quadriceps), is listed as “questionable...
06:00, 2019-05-28

Raptors not letting Warriors' injuries change their focus in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors may have a prime opportunity to jump ahead in the NBA Finals given the whack of injuries that have plagued the Golden State Warriors but they are not changing their approach to the pivotal contest....
16:17, 2019-06-05

Kerber swats aside Halep to reach Eastbourne semi-finals "Angelique Kerber\u0027s Wimbledon preparation gained momentum as she thumped Simona Halep 6-4 6-3 in a battle of former world number ones to reach the semi-finals at Eastbourne on Thursday."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Cavallini, David hat-tricks power Canada into quarter-finals Lucas Cavallini and Jonathan David each scored a hat-trick as Canada romped to a record-setting 7-0 win over Cuba in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Sunday to seal their spot in the Gold Cup quarter-finals....
07:17, 2019-06-24

Kyle Lowry got pushed by Warriors fan after diving into first row during NBA Finals Game 3 Kyle Lowry was not happy with a fan seated courtside during the Raptors' win over the Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.        ...
09:17, 2019-06-06

Metallica rocks national anthem for NBA Finals Game 3 as Beyonce, Jay-Z look on Heavy metals titans James Hetfield and Kirk Hammett of Metallica rocked the "Star-Spangled Banner" before Game 3 of the NBA finals.        ...
08:34, 2019-06-06

Machis strikes power Venezuela into Copa quarter-finals An impressive double from striker Darwin Machis helped Venezuela book their place in the Copa America quarter-finals with a comfortable 3-1 win over Bolivia on Saturday, qualifying as runners-up in Group A behind Brazil....
23:51, 2019-06-22

Tsitsipas works overtime to reach Queen's quarter-finals Top seed Stefanos Tsitsipas survived a day of shocks at the Queen's Club grasscourt championships as he claimed two victories on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals....
00:34, 2019-06-21

Inspired England outclass Norway to make semi-finals England marched into the women's World Cup semi-finals with an impressive 3-0 victory over demoralized Norway on Thursday, delivering their best performance of the tournament....
13:51, 2019-06-28

Injury-hit Warriors ready to lean on 'rock' Curry in NBA Finals The banged-up Golden State Warriors are ready to turn to Stephen Curry, the team's heart and soul, in the NBA Finals as they try to overcome injuries in search of a fourth championship in five years....
16:17, 2019-06-05

FIFA defends VAR ahead of women's World Cup quarter-finals "FIFA on Wednesday defended its VAR review system, saying referees had reached a 98% accuracy rate in decision-making during the group stage of the women\u0027s World Cup in France."...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Time is running out for Kevin Durant’s return to Warriors in NBA Finals OAKLAND – A hobbled Klay Thompson is expected back for Friday’s Game 4 but Kevin Durant won’t join him, according to Warriors coach Steve Kerr. The hope KD would make it back by Game 4 has been torpedoed after he was not cleared for Thursday’s practice and hence did not scrimmage, leaving in greater...
00:00, 2019-06-07

Centurion Popp leads Germany into World Cup quarter-finals Double champions Germany, inspired by skipper Alexandra Popp, continued their unbeaten run at the women’s World Cup by beating Nigeria 3-0 to qualify for the quarter-finals on Saturday....
23:51, 2019-06-22

Warriors' investor banned from NBA Finals for Lowry shove Warriors' investor Mark Stevens won't attend remaining NBA Finals for courtside shove of Raptors' Kyle Lowry        ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Raptors finish off Bucks in Game 6 to reach NBA Finals for first time Kawhi Leonard sent the Raptors to the NBA Finals with another huge performance in a 100-94 series-clinching win over the Bucks in Game 6.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

The Nationals’ Gerardo Parra has 8,000 reasons to root for the Raptors in the NBA Finals Parra can thank his former San Francisco Giants teammates for talking him into joining their clubhouse pool before he was designated for assignment and signed with Washington last month....
03:34, 2019-06-07

Warriors' Klay Thompson set to return for NBA Finals Game 4 Klay Thompson is set to return from a left hamstring injury for the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA Finals        ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Rapinoe double takes U.S. past France into semi-finals Megan Rapinoe struck twice as the United States beat hosts France 2-1 in the women's World Cup quarter-finals at the Parc des Princes on Friday to set up a last-four clash with England....
04:17, 2019-06-29

| SA Girls U14 team to fly African flag at World Tennis finals The SA U14 Girls team will fly the African flag after their stunning qualification through to the International Tennis Federation (ITF) World Junior Tennis Finals....
17:17, 2019-06-30

Federer, Nadal, Djokovic and Osaka through to quarter-finals in Rome "On an epic day of tennis, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka all logged two wins to secure themselves places in the Italian Open quarter-finals."...
01:51, 2019-05-22

Premier League clubs' fans want improved UEFA finals experience "Fans of Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have together submitted a list of demands to European soccer\u0027s governing body UEFA after numerous complaints following the Champions League and Europa League finals last season."...
20:00, 2019-08-28

USA scrape past world No79 Curacao and into Gold Cup semi-finals Weston McKennie’s first-half header clinches 1-0 victoryCo-hosts will play Jamaica for a place in tournament finalWeston McKennie’s first-half goal gave the United States a 1-0 win over Curacao in Philadelphia on Sunday to put the defending champions into the Gold Cup semi-finals. That assist from @...
05:17, 2019-07-01

Five wild stats from the St. Louis Blues' incredible Stanley Cup Finals run Led by Ryan O'Reilly and Jordan Binnington, the Blues stormed past the Boston Bruins to win their first Stanley Cup in franchise history.       ...
07:17, 2019-06-13

Hamilton vexed home race clashes with cricket, tennis finals Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton isn't happy that the British Grand Prix has to compete for attention with two other big sporting events in England on Sunday       ...
21:00, 2019-07-11

Golden State Warriors had a longer break than the Raptors before the finals. Does it matter? Toronto will be on their fifth day off and the Warriors on their 10th before they play Game 1 at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday night. Does that make a difference?...
19:17, 2019-05-30

Kevin Durant plans to make NBA finals return for Warriors, according to report Two-time NBA finals MVP has missed entire series so farESPN reports Durant plans to play in Game 5 on Monday nightGolden State are 3-1 down to Toronto in best-of-seven series Kevin Durant practiced on Monday morning but the Golden State Warriors will wait before deciding if he plays in Game 5 of the...
21:51, 2019-06-10

76ers player says team will ‘walk to the Finals’ now that Kawhi Leonard is on the Clippers James Ennis III will likely need some of his better-known teammates to back up his words in a conference that still has Gianis Antetokounmpo's Bucks....
07:17, 2019-07-11

Warriors not letting NBA Finals status dictate Durant's return date The Golden State Warriors are in an unfamiliar position after losing the opening game of the NBA Finals but head coach Steve Kerr said on Friday that will not force them to rush injured Kevin Durant back into the lineup....
03:00, 2019-06-01

Costa Rica beat Bermuda to advance to Gold Cup quarter-finals Goals from Mayron George and Elias Aguilar helped Costa Rica to a 2-1 victory over Bermuda in Texas on Thursday that also earned them a place in the quarter-finals of the Gold Cup with a match to spare....
10:17, 2019-06-21

Kyle Edmund beaten by Taylor Fritz in Eastbourne semi-finals • Edmund squanders five set points in opening set• Fritz wins 7-6 (8) 6-3 to set up final against QuerreyKyle Edmund immediately switched his focus to Wimbledon after losing to Taylor Fritz in the semi-finals of the Nature Valley International in Eastbourne.After an encouraging week and just days be...
23:34, 2019-06-28

Stanley Cup finals: Bruins turn Blues' dream homecoming into a nightmare Boston take 2-1 lead in series with 7-2 thrashing of St LouisBlues pull goalie Jordan Binnington for first time in his careerSt Louis Blues fans were ready to celebrate their first Stanley Cup Final game on home ice in 49 years. Their did not cooperate.The Blues were the worst team in the NHL for th...
16:00, 2019-06-02

Two local students compete in 2019 Braille Challenge National Finals TUCSON- Two local students are headed off to nationals for the 2019 Braille Challenge Competition in Los Angeles. Local regional winners 15-year-old Joey Parra and 13-year-old Ciara Peterson are advancing in the Braille Challenge, the only national reading and writing contest in braille developed by...
00:51, 2019-06-15

NBA finals: Pascal Siakam soars as Raptors beat Warriors in Game 1 Golden State Warriors 109-118 Toronto RaptorsRaptors win first game of series in NBA finals debutAs it happened: Hunter Felt’s minute-by-minute reportThe Toronto Raptors struck the first blow of the 2019 NBA finals as Pascal Siakam helped the Canadian team to victory over the Golden State Warriors i...
06:01, 2019-05-31

NBA Finals 2019: Three keys to watch for in Game 2 as Warriors try to regroup against Raptors Golden State needs to improve its transition defense and get scoring from its bench if it is going to bounce back against Toronto in Game 2.        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

Golden State Warriors win Game 2, even up the NBA Finals series against Toronto Raptors The Golden State Warriors grabbed home-court advantage in the NBA Finals after beating the Toronto Raptors in Game 2.        ...
06:17, 2019-06-03

Serena demolishes Wang to reach semi-finals with 100th US Open win "Serena Williams claimed her 100th win at the U.S. Open in style on Tuesday, dismantling her quarter-final opponent Wang Qiang 6-1 6-0 in a blistering 44-minute performance that ended any questions over a twisted ankle from the previous round."...
15:17, 2019-09-04

Toronto Raptors take Game 1 of NBA finals, defeat Golden State Warriors 118-109 The Toronto Raptors, led by Pascal Siakam, defeated the Golden State Warriors 118-109 in Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday night, despite a late-game push from the defending champs....
09:17, 2019-05-31

Raptors' Leonard joins elite company by winning Finals MVP award Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard joined elite company on Thursday by winning the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player award for the second time after his team's championship victory over the Golden State Warriors....
08:17, 2019-06-14

Fired-Up Raptors Thoroughly Flatten Bucks, Draw Even In Eastern Conference Finals For the first time in this series and just the second time in these playoffs, the Milwaukee Bucks were roundly outclassed Tuesday night and fell convincingly, 120–102, to the Toronto Raptors to even up the Eastern Conference Finals. The Raptors grabbed a slim first-quarter lead and spent the rest of...
07:51, 2019-05-22

'I'm the world record holder for winning semi-finals,' jokes Klopp "Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp jokes he is the world record holder at winning semi-finals ahead of the Champions League showpiece against Tottenham."...
03:00, 2019-06-01

Cricket World Cup: Pakistan need a miracle to reach semi-finals - Sarfaraz Pakistan will give it their all against Bangladesh despite needing "a miracle" to qualify for the World Cup semi-finals, says captain Sarfaraz Ahmed....
10:00, 2019-07-05

With Bruins in Stanley Cup finals, Boston ‘suffers’ from ‘Championship Fatigue Syndrome' Can a city win too much? Boston is putting the question to the test. The Bruins could make Boston the first city since 1935 to hold three major sports championships at the same time....
22:34, 2019-05-24

High-profile injuries in NBA Finals put pressure on athletic training staffs Injuries are front and center in the NBA Finals, and each team's athletic training staffs are under pressure to make sure players are healthy.       ...
07:34, 2019-06-10

Kawhi Leonard shines as Raptors take commanding 3-1 lead on Warriors in NBA Finals With Kawhi Leonard leading the way, the Toronto Raptors took a commanding 3-1 lead on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.       ...
20:00, 2019-06-08

The Real ‘MVP’: Barack Obama Steals Drake’s Thunder at Game 2 of the NBA Finals While Drake has made himself the talk of this year’s NBA Finals with all his trash talk on behalf of his beloved Toronto Raptors, the rapture Sunday night during Game 2 was about a much bigger player: Barack Obama....
02:51, 2019-06-04

England beat Cameroon to reach quarter-finals amid VAR drama At times it was as chaotic as the traffic in downtown Yaoundé, Cameroon’s capital, at rush hour but, when the dust finally settled, England’s “Benevolent Leader” had outsmarted the coach dubbed “Mean Dog” and the Lionesses were in the last eight. Related: France v Brazil: Women's World Cup 2019 – li...
22:17, 2019-06-23

Toronto Raptors finish Milwaukee Bucks to seal first NBA finals berth Kawhi’s game-high 27 points lift Raptors in Game 6 triumphToronto win East finals after dropping opening two gamesRaptors to host Warriors in Game 1 of NBA finals on ThursdayKawhi Leonard had 27 points and 17 rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors into the NBA finals for the first time with a 100-94 v...
06:51, 2019-05-26

NBA Finals: Draymond Green gets defensive on defense, chats Boogie and the Klaw Golden State's Draymond Green came to media day to play, saying: ''If you don't have the mindset that you're the best ever, you failed already.''        ...
03:51, 2019-05-30

Paul Pierce revealed the real story behind his NBA Finals wheelchair incident Eleven years ago, Paul Pierce was taken off on a wheelchair during the NBA Finals, only to return to the game and win. There's more to that story.        ...
16:34, 2019-06-06

Watch: Warriors fan shoves Raptors' Kyle Lowry, gets ejected from NBA Finals A Golden State Warriors fan was ejected after shoving Toronto Raptors star Kyle Lowry while he was sitting courtside during Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
17:34, 2019-06-06

Soccer: Inaugural Nations League finals a wide-open contest Still something of a novelty, UEFA's inaugural Nations League tournament reaches its final stage with a four-team mini-competition in Portugal this week, which will be short and sharp and looks to be a wide-open contest....
15:51, 2019-06-03

Toronto Raptors take lead in Eastern Conference finals after win over Milwaukee Bucks Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a thrilling 105-99 victory over Milwaukee on Thursday in the most important game in franchise history....
11:51, 2019-05-24

After playoff heartbreak and roster turnover, Raptors are ready for Finals close-up Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri and all-star guard Kyle Lowry are eagerly anticipating the start of the NBA Finals, which stands as a big payoff for a rocky summer....
18:00, 2019-05-30

Stanley Cup Finals: Jordan Binnington helps Blues move one win from first championship Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington negated Zdeno Chara’s inspirational decision to play hurt as the St. Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 2-1.        ...
08:00, 2019-06-07

NBA finals: Warriors beat Raptors in Game 5 thriller to keep series alive As it happened: Golden State Warriors 106-105 Toronto RaptorsRaptors blow late lead as Warriors secure vital winToronto lead best-of-seven series 3-2 as teams head to OaklandKevin Durant returns but limps out of game in first-halfThe Toronto Raptors blew a brilliant chance to claim their first-ever ...
06:17, 2019-06-11

Bucks, Raptors gearing up for must-watch Game 6 of Eastern Conference finals Five keys to watch in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals between the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors on Saturday night.        ...
23:17, 2019-05-25

Beyoncé and Jay-Z Enjoy Do Date Night While Sitting Courtside at NBA Finals Game Beyoncé and Jay-Z are feeling that Golden State of mind on Wednesday evening. The A-list couple sat courtside at Game 3 of the NBA Finals with the Toronto Raptors facing off against......
06:00, 2019-06-06

Toronto Raptors take East finals lead with Game 5 win over Milwaukee Bucks The Toronto Raptors earned a 105-99 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night to take a 3-2 series lead, moving within one game of the NBA Finals....
09:17, 2019-05-24

Pelosi, Trudeau make friendly wager ahead of Game 5 of NBA Finals House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a wager ahead Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors....
02:34, 2019-06-11

Stanley Cup Finals: Time, TV, streaming info and everything you need about Game 6 of Bruins-Blues The St. Louis Blues, up 3-2 in the Stanley Cup Finals against the Boston Bruins, can capture the first championship in franchise's 52-year history.       ...
17:00, 2019-06-09

Bucks locker room stays positive after season ends in East finals What I'm Hearing: Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel describes the somber but upbeat mood in the Bucks locker room after being eliminated by the Raptors.        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

Finals-bound Raptors channel Kawhi Leonard’s focus as Warriors await Kyle Lowry couldn’t wipe the smile off his face. Kawhi Leonard accepted a hug from Drake. But the Raptors' collective focus remained on their upcoming series with the back-to-back champion Golden State Warriors, rather than on their long-awaited postseason breakthrough....
13:34, 2019-05-26

Gabriel Jesus sends Brazil into semi-finals with winning penalty against Paraguay Jesus spares Roberto Firmino blushes at Copa AméricaBrazil to face Argentina or Venezuela for place in finalBrazil beat Paraguay 4-3 on penalties to advance to the last four of the Copa América after they drew 0-0 in their quarter-final in Porto Alegre.Gabriel Jesus got the winning kick for Brazil a...
07:51, 2019-06-28

Blues Beat Bruins, but Officiating Takes Center Stage at Stanley Cup Finals An official appeared to miss a penalty by a St. Louis Blues player, setting off a sequence that allowed them to score the decisive goal in a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins....
15:01, 2019-06-07

England reach semi-finals with thrilling victory over Thailand, Scotland down Wales "England came from behind three times to secure a thrilling 4-3 victory over Thailand on Saturday as they reached the semi-finals of the snooker World Cup."...
05:17, 2019-06-30

Lucy Bronze strike caps win over Norway as England reach semi-finals Shortly before kick-off an unexpectedly strong wind began swirling through Le Havre. Quite apart from taking the edge off a heatwave building in Normandy, it seemed to blow away the nagging doubts about England’s ability to threaten the world’s best sides. Phil Neville had promised that there was mu...
04:34, 2019-06-28

NBA Finals odds: Golden State Warriors heavy favorites over Toronto Raptors The Golden State Warriors opened as favorites in the NBA Finals for a fifth straight year despite the murky status of superstar forward Kevin Durant....
22:17, 2019-05-26

No women are refereeing the Toronto Raptors finals. A look at females in male-dominated leagues There are currently three female referees in the NBA but not one is officiating the finals. However, the number of female referees on the court could soon rise....
14:17, 2019-06-02

Brilliant Konta demolishes Stephens 6-1 6-4 to reach French Open semi-finals "Jo Konta become the first British woman to reach the semi-finals of the French Open in 36 years with a rout of Sloane Stephens at Roland Garros on Tuesday."...
19:17, 2019-06-04

NBA Finals 2019: Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for Game 2 against Raptors The Golden State forward will miss his seventh consecutive playoff game with an injured calf as the Warriors look to rebound against the Raptors.        ...
02:51, 2019-06-01

NBA finals: Klay Thompson a game-time decision as injuries mount for Warriors Kevin Durant and Kevon Looney will not play in Game 3Golden State and Toronto tied 1-1 in best-of seven seriesThe Golden State Warriors will take the floor once more without two-time reigning NBA finals MVP Kevin Durant, counting on their depth and home court to carry them as they try to inch closer...
20:17, 2019-06-05

Marta becomes record scorer at World Cup finals as Brazil beat Italy to reach last 16 Marta becomes the record goalscorer at World Cup finals as her 17th goal gives Brazil victory over Italy in Group C and a place in the last 16 in France....
14:00, 2019-06-19

Stephen Curry torments Trail Blazers again, sending Warriors to fifth straight NBA Finals Curry scores a game-high 37 points, and Golden State rallies from a 17-point second-half deficit to complete a sweep in the Western Conference finals....
15:00, 2019-05-21

Resurgent Alexis Sánchez fires Chile into Copa América quarter-finals Striker puts Chile ahead early in the second halfEcuador end game with 10 men following late red cardAlexis Sánchez shrugged off an ankle injury and continued his resurgent form at the Copa América as the Chile striker fired his side to a 2-1 victory over Ecuador which took the holders into the quar...
11:17, 2019-06-22

Vanderbilt rallies past Louisville to reach College World Series finals Vanderbilt will face Michigan in the best-of-three championship series after scoring two runs in the ninth to eliminate Louisville.       ...
13:17, 2019-06-22

Jürgen Klopp: 'I am probably the world record holder for winning semi-finals' – video Jürgen Klopp has spoken to the media before the Champions League final. Speaking before the game, Klopp was asked about whether he felt he’d had luck in his career, after losing his last six major finals. He replied ‘I am probably the world record holder in the last seven years in winning semi-final...
11:17, 2019-06-01

NBA finals: Curry's 47 points in vain as Raptors beat limping Warriors in Game 3 As it happened: Toronto Raptors 123-109 Golden State WarriorsRaptors grab victory in Oakland for 2-1 series leadStephen Curry brilliant in defeat, scoring 47 pointsIt had been 20 long days since the Golden State Warriors played at Oracle Arena, an eternity in basketball time.Their big homecoming wit...
06:34, 2019-06-06

Indian Women's Hockey Team Clinches FIH Series Finals, Beats Japan 3-1 Captain Rani Rampal gave India the lead in the 3rd minute before drag-flicker Gurjit Kaur struck twice (45th and 60th minutes) late in the match to set up the win....
14:34, 2019-06-23

'I back myself' says Johanna Konta after reaching French Open semi-finals – video Johanna Konta hit twice as many winners as Sloane Stephens in her 6-1, 6-4 win over the American – a convincing victory which also saw her become the first British women to reach the last four at the French Open since Jo Durie in 1983.Konta, who had never before won a match in the main draw at Rolan...
21:34, 2019-06-04

England face tense occasion to reach Cricket World Cup semi-finals • Win against New Zealand guarantees semi-final place• England not beaten Black Caps in tournament since 1983This is the most important white-ball cricket match for England since … well, last Sunday. Beat New Zealand in Chester-le-Street on Wednesday and Eoin Morgan’s side has secured a semi‑final b...
15:51, 2019-07-02