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Stephen Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep SA

Ginobili received a standing ovation when he checked out with 2:25 left on the clock. "I can't lie", Durant said. With the end a possibility for the 39-year-old Ginobili, San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich put his veteran in the starting lineup for the first time this campaign.

Guardiola's Wife and Two Daughters 'caught up in terror attack'

Manchester experienced one of its most tragic nights on Monday as an explosion caused 22 deaths and wounded a further 59 people after an Ariana Grande concert . The wife and daughters of Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola are reportedly safe and unharmed after Monday night's terrorist attack at the Manchester Arena.

Ariana Grande 'broken' after blast outside her show kills 22

A video posted on Twitter showed fans, many of them young, running from the venue. Initially, the singer put her concert at the O2 Arena in London on hold that was initially scheduled Thursday. "I brought my baby home, which some people won't be (able to do) tonight". "There were lots of lots children at Holiday Inn". And, on Tuesday morning, the contribution of the taxi drivers in the city and from cities nearby, was praised with several working through the night and offering free ...

Warriors trash Spurs in Game Two blowout

The Spurs did eliminate the Rockets without him in Game 6, but they are playing against a different caliber of team now. Both Kerr and Brown emphasized a better start on both ends in Game 2 to control the tempo from the opening tip. "It's tough, but it's a long series", guard Patty Mills said. "It's fun to watch". So I let the bus go, and the 18 cops, and I'm going around behind the bus, and I get this phone call.

LeBron James snubbed as MVP award finalist

That's what we witnessed on Friday night as LeBron James and the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers handed the Boston Celtics an old school, backyard woodshed ass whuppin' that seems simultaneously effortless yet packed with the unrelenting intensity of someone taking out all their revenge fantasies on a hapless victim of circumstance.

Warriors sweep Spurs to make NBA Finals on 12-0 roll

After mashing the Blazers and Jazz in the first two rounds, the Warriors faced their first and only real Western Conference scare in Game 1 of this series. I told him I loved him and he said, 'But you know once this starts, we're going to try to kick your (butt). "I made the 100 percent correct decision, win or lose", Durant said.

LeBron James spree lends hand to Celtics' shambles

As for Westbrook , it's a deserved achievement after a truly historic season. James, who will likely be a top candidate to win another Finals MVP award if he can once again take Cleveland all the way, will get his next chance to try to be the MVP for his team on Sunday night in Game 3 at Quicken Loans Arena.

Celtics pip Cavs with National Basketball Association buzzer-beater

The Celtics ended the Cavaliers' 13-game postseason winning streak despite playing without injured star Isaiah Thomas and losing by 44 points in Game 2. James accepted responsibility afterward, saying simply "I didn't have it" during a postgame news conference that was preceded by a run-in with a heckling fan in the hallway.

Liverpool eyeing silverware after top-four finish - Milner

Liverpool's fourth-placed finish is just the second time in eight seasons that they have made it into Europe's elite competition and the ecstatic reception Klopp's side received on the final whistle confirmed how much that means to the club's ever-faithful fans.

19 dead, scores injured as explosions rock Manchester

British Prime Minister Theresa May said the government was working to establish "the full details of what is being treated by the police as an appalling terrorist attack". "My thoughts and prayers with the victims and families in Manchester". Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn tweeted: "Terrible incident in Manchester.

Mumbai Indians won IPL season-10

Two times IPL victor Mumbai Indians won the toss and choose to bat , couldn't put a huge score on the board. "I couldn´t ask for more". "Whenever you are defending a total like that, the first thing you have to do is believe". "It´s just disappointing to lose". "What we have to appreciate is that he has been around for so long and has always been sharing his views which have been really helpful to the team", said Smith.

Terry bids emotional farewell to Chelsea

Conte had hoped to use the game against Sunderland , which was eventually won 5-1 by his side, as a means of maintaining key players' form before Saturday's FA Cup final against Arsenal . Conte warned of the "danger" ahead in Chelsea's quest for the double in his first season as head coach. But with Chelsea winning the Premier League and automatically qualifying for the Champions League , it is highly unlikely that the Belgian would want to leave nor would the club allow him to depart.

Toronto Blue Jays' Kevin Pillar Suspended, Fined Over Anti-Gay Slur

As the Blue Jays were looking for some offensive spark in this final game in the series against the Braves , they definitely didn't expect the spark to be from pitcher Marcus Stroman . "But slurs don't have to be 'part of the game.' And a homophobic slur doesn't have to define Kevin", wrote You Can Play president and co-founder Brian Kitts in an email.

Chelsea`s Antonio Conte was named Manager of the Year at a

Their Premier League success however, could see the club still in celebratory mode, meaning their focus may be switched off for the final. I have put in calls to Jamie Carragher, Frank Lampard, to loads of ex-players. "The reason why I have left Chelsea is not wanting to stand in the way of players like Nathan Ake". Physically, I know I can. But the hunger is there inside me to push on and win stuff.

Liverpool F.C. eyeing silverware after top-four finish: James Milner

Some other reasons we will talk about another day. We will likely have a back three of Rob Holding, Shkodran Mustafi and Nacho Monreal starting against Chelsea next week, but any more injuries and may have to play Francis Coquelin or an inexperienced player against this year's stand-out side.

Prioritising Europa League not a gamble, says Mourinho

The Arsenal team managed to win comfortably by a margin of two goals whereas Man United failed to score any goal . Analysing United's 2-0 defeat to Arsenal over the weekend, Gary Neville and Jamie Carragher highlighted how deep Mourinho's wide players had been at The Emirates, to the point where they helped form what the pundits described as a "back six".

Warriors sweep Spurs to third straight NBA Finals

I think the Warriors roll to another win and advance to their third straight NBA Finals. Instead, the Thunder traded James Harden that summer, dealt with injuries to key players in three consecutive seasons, and blew a 3-1 lead last season against Golden State in the Western Conference finals.

Perfect Golden State Warriors reach National Basketball Association finals again

If, for argument's sake, both teams sweep their conference finals this year, it would be the first time in National Basketball Association history both teams in the Finals would have gotten there at 12-0. But there was this play in game three that fills me with rage . And they have a chance to get better in the offseason as well, with the NBA's salary cap going up significantly again and almost $20 million coming off the books to sign another top-tier free agent to pair with Kawhi and ...

'Fatalities' after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack. At the same time , The New York Times reported that ISIS has threatened Britain in its propaganda videos and released a video featuring a supposed British national the week prior to the explosions.

Dobbs signs with Steelers

The rookie signal-caller received a $554,295 signing bonus, is under contract for the next four years and will earn a little over $2.95 million through the 2020 season. But there's plenty of time for Dobbs to work his way up in the rotation. Dobbs started 35 games for the University of Tennessee and had a 53-29 touchdown-to-interception ratio over the course of his career in Knoxville.

Liverpool had to be in Champions League, says Klopp

What the future holds for the former England captain is uncertain, but what you can count on is that which ever team manages to secure his service - whether it be in China, Los Angeles or even sunny Bournemouth - will be getting a player who at 36 still has a couple of campaigns left yet.

These Are the Victims of the Manchester Concert Bombing

Police say some 400 officers were deployed overnight to help with the investigation. They are treating it as a terror attack until they can prove otherwise. Manchester is a city and a community that historically is very hard to divide and nights like last night will only bring people closer together. He said that Manchester is "grieving today, but we are strong".

Ex-Barcelona president Rosell held in money laundering probe

Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell and his wife have been detained in connection with his businesses in Brazil, Spanish authorities said Tuesday. Rosell is also accused for Neymar's contract with Barça when he was president. In another high-profile case, Rosell resigned from his role as Barcelona president at the start of 2014 after it was alleged he misappropriated funds from the €57 million signing of Neymar from Brazilian club Santos.

Election campaigning suspended after Manchester attack

Grande is "OK" according to the singer's representative, Billboard reported . There were children among the 22 killed in the attack, while 59 people were injured, Greater Manchester Police chief Ian Hopkins said early Tuesday. "Parents were frantic running about trying to get to their children", she said. Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to chair an emergency meeting of the Cabinet Office Briefing Room (COBRA) on Tuesday morning (23 May).

Coutinho's answer to Barcelona question will please Liverpool fans greatly

Arsenal , Juventus and Ireland legend Brady also feels the increased competition among the Top 6-7 sides makes it hard for all the clubs involved. He reflected on that key moment and a generally poor campaign for the club, with a decision to be made by chairman Steve Gibson on who will lead them next season following an immediate return to the Championship.

Real Madrid coach Zidane delighted with league title win

The four-time Ballon d'Or victor said the media's portrayal of him was wide of the mark, but stopped short of denying the accusations thrown at him following Madrid's 2-0 win at Malaga on Sunday, which officially dethroned titleholders Barcelona .

Seton Hall center Angel Delgado returning for senior season

The 6-foot-5 guard participated in the National Basketball Association draft combine and had private workouts with Brooklyn and Toronto, but pulled out of a scheduled workout with Utah over the weekend. Delgado's return reaffirms Seton Hall's status as a Big East contender and a likely Top 25 team, with the potential to make an NCAA Tournament run.

Tottenham star outlines what Spurs have to improve upon next season

Spurs could use an extra centre-half to add another option at the heart of Pochettino's rearguard, especially as the Argentine coach has played a three-man defence for a considerable amount of 2016-17. "Are they entertaining? Are they a nice side to watch?" Though the club have been in impressive form, they have not won a trophy since 2008, when they claimed the League Cup.

Garcia advances in Strasbourg, Wozniacki retires

Wozniacki started off 2017 strong by claiming the runner-up spots in Doha, Dubai and Miami, but has struggled recently by suffering early losses in Prague and Madrid. Fifth-seeded Alison Riske of the United States began her campaign by defeating Elise Mertens 6-4, 4-6, 6-3. Two other Frenchwomen lost. Second seed Elena Vesnina also made an early exit when she was beaten 1-6 6-1 6-1 by Camila Giorgi .

Westbrook, Harden, Leonard in line for MVP

The NBA will announce the award winners during a special show to be broadcast on TNT on June 26. It's the first time since 2008 that he won't finish in the top three. Here's the complete list of awards finalists. Embiid might have sealed up this award had he been able to stay healthy. He wasn't supposed to play in back-to-back games until January but sped up the process when the Wizards began 2-8 and were in danger of falling off the cliff.

Chelsea celebrates title with 5-1 win over Sunderland

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has insisted that it is important that his best players want to stay at Stamford Bridge before he can talk about their futures at the club . Dozens of small children in Chelsea kit, the sons and daughters of the players and staff, joined the festivities as players sprayed Conte with Champagne and loudspeakers blared out "We are the Champions".

Jungels wins Giro's 15th stage, Dumoulin retains pink

While the break was doomed, his Quick Step Floors team continued what by any measure is a storming 100th Giro d'Italia to date as Jungels took the win. By the time the race arrived at the second-category climb of the Miragolo san Salvatore, 8.4km long at just over 7%, the gap had been reduced to under a minute.

Most Active mover Update on Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)

It increased, as 58 investors sold CMCSA shares while 518 reduced holdings. Apriem Advisors now owns 1,930 shares of the cable giant's stock worth $128,000 after buying an additional 593 shares during the last quarter. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 30th. This represents a $0.63 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.62%. Comcast's dividend payout ratio is 30.81%.

Alexandre Lacazette Snub Amid Atletico Madrid Rumours

Lyon are set to spark a scramble for the signature of Alexandre Lacazette after admitting the player could be sold this summer. Lacazette has enjoyed a hugely productive campaign for Lyon , scoring 25 goals in 29 Ligue 1 appearances (35 in all competitions) and, in addition to Atletico, Arsenal and Liverpool also reportedly interested in signing him according to French outlet RMC Sport .

Sweden beats Canada on penalties to win ice hockey worlds

The game ended 1-1 after overtime, when both sides came close to ending the contest with a "sudden death" goal only to be denied by outstanding goalkeeping. We wanted to show what kind of wood we were warming up. We then played a third wild period. It was one of the biggest hockey games I played. "It was a fluke goal", Swedish forward Marcus Kruger said.