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No 3-on-3 action for LeBron James at 2020 Tokyo Olympics

I'll probably watch-my son's tournament is this summer, so I'll be a part of the game. The U.S. has never won a men's gold medal while playing in the 3-on-3 World Cup, which began in 2012. After the Cleveland Cavaliers' incredible Game 4 win on Friday night in the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors , a user on Twitter Sunday broke down a LeBron James' Game 4 NBA Finals play, and it really is something spectacular. Read More »

Real Madrid defends Ronaldo from tax fraud accusations

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His agency also mentioned that this case could be related to different interpretations between the British and Spanish tax systems over where to declare some revenues. "One would therefore argue that the income paid by MIM to the BVI company is outside the scope of Spanish tax". Cristiano is said to have hidden his income from image rights. Read More »

CT 2017: In-form England face Pakistan pace test in semis

Pakistan are set to take on hosts England in first semi-final of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 in Cardiff and Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed in a video uploaded on Pakistan's official Facebook page, prior to their clash against the Englishmen talked about their progress in the tournament . Read More »

Sports writer loses job over tweet on Indy winner

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The win is the second-consecutive victory for Andretti Autosport and its third in the last four years. Last year, it was with rookie Alexander Rossi . He is now one of seven drivers to finish second in the Indianapolis 500 three times. But my manager said, "Come on, you've got five minutes to go for the interview.' OK, so now it's real". Read More »

Ulster trio included in British Lions starting team to face Highlanders

Gatland said: "At this stage of the tour everyone has had a start and as coaches we are happy that all the players have had a chance to put their hand up and perform in the Lions jersey". "There was a couple of times where we felt that they played well against the Crusaders, where they could push the ball just in behind, and use the dew - as it was on that occasion - to get in, to get the ball skidding along the floor, get the forwards on the front foot, get the backs on the front foot". Read More »

Hamilton triumphs in Canadian GP

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But fourth was what he had to settle for in the end, the first time all year he has finished off the rostrum. The two Force India cars managed to hold off both Ferraris for a good portion of the latter stages, but alas it did not last as Vettel managed to pass Ocon on lap 67 and then Perez shortly after. Read More »

Ryan Blaney Earns First Victory — NASCAR Winner Spotlight

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Whether it's Larson, the Dillons, Stenhouse, Blaney, Elliott, or others; they have all made their mark on stock auto racing in 2017. Earnhardt said Blaney texted him for advice on how best to toast Sunday's win. You go to work for Mr. Penske, you don't leave. After just two seasons with team, the driver's respect and affection for the Woods were unmistakable. Read More »

Victor Lindelof arrives at Carrington for his Manchester United medical

Signed in the last week of the transfer window and given no time to work with the defensive unit in front of him, Bravo never recovered. "He deserves his name", he added. The 35-year-old has been offered the chance to complete his rehabilitation at the club. Keane in comparison has won the Championship with Burnley, but in Wilkin's eyes, he has achieved more than the Swede as he has proved he can mix it in the Premier League. Read More »

Truex Jr. to start at rear of field Sunday after changing engines

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On Saturday, Blaney was one of eight drivers who served as the broadcast crew in FOX's historic "drivers-only" broadcast of the NASCAR XFINITY Series race. Then came an alliance forged with Team Penske in 2015, where the Roger Penske-owned operation supplied the Wood Brothers cars, technical data, and personnel. Read More »

Fire engulfs London high-rise, 400 fire engines and 200 firefighters dispatched

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A fire that tore through a housing project in west London has killed several people, injured dozens, and many more are missing, according to the London Fire Brigade . In one he said: "All I'm watching now as the sun comes up is hell". It just spread like wildfire, and the smoke alarm was useless. "It was like something out of a disaster movie". Read More »

Rafael Nadal's early performance at the French Open, other top seed updates

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Talented Austrian Dominic Thiem, seeded sixth and an outside bet for the tournament, plays Italy's Simone Bolelli on Suzanne Lenglen Court. The heavy favourite for the title looked in imperious form as he steamed through the first set. Agassi, the 1999 Roland Garros champion and eight-time major victor, had only committed to just a "few matches " with the world number two. The 2017 French Open is now underway at Roland Garros in Paris , with the world's biggest tennis stars looking to ... Read More »

Nah Son: Golden State Warriors Reportedly Skip White House Visit

Here are 12 teams since the NBA-ABA merger we'd love to see play against Golden State, and who we think would win in that series. A year ago, these Warriors fell short after a record-setting season that included a 24-0 start and 73 victories at the end to break the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls' wins. Read More »

Everton in pole for Keane as Man Utd end their interest

Ray Wilkins has criticised Manchester United for signing Victor Lindelof ahead of Michael Keane in the summer transfer window. Did he not consider that Manchester United may have extensively scouted Lindelof before signing him? With a fee agreed subject to global clearance, a medical and personal terms, Lindelof will become the club's most expensive defender, eclipsing Eric Bailly , who joined from Villarreal a year ago for £30 million (S$52.8 million). Read More »

And now, 29 teams will start chasing the champion Warriors

Durant, who famously called his mom the "real MVP" when he won the NBA MVP Award in 2014, knew what it felt like to lose a 3-1 lead - and losing to LeBron James . there are a few things you can take away from the series, but the only way to go is to grow from here". "As far as that team , they're going to be here for a while", James said of the Warriors. Read More »

Kimball 1st IndyCar pole comes with record run at Texas

Power led the Chevrolet camp in ninth after lapping at 221.277 miles per hour in the No. 12 Team Penske entry. "I didn't say whether it was good or bad", Power said, recalling his prerace conversation with a series official. A fair number of competitors were upset with Kanaan, blaming him for causing the big Lap 152 crash. "Either his spotter didn't tell him we were three wide or what, but I couldn't go anywhere, I was sandwiched in the middle". Read More »

Captain Virat Kohli Pleased with India's "Best Game so Far"

When pressed about his future as South Africa's captain, de Villiers said: "That's a question that can only be answered by people who are in control of making radical decisions". Predictably, the innings ended with another mid-pitch mix-up some 33 balls short of the full allotment. By this point though, India needed just 41 runs from 19.5 overs to secure victory. Read More »

Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final

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It was too much for Halep , who looked understandably distraught after squandering a commanding position, and had been too much for all her opponents, including the former US Open champion Sam Stosur and the former world No1 Caroline Wozniacki . Read More »

Pittsburgh Penguins win back to back Stanley Cup Championships

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Crosby led the team to his first Stanley Cup during the 2008-2009 season. In 2016, there was 89 games, averaging 1.253 million viewers. The Predators went 0 of 4 with the man advantage, including 32 seconds of a 5-on-3 in the third. Team captain Sidney Crosby was awarded the Conn Smyth trophy as Most Valuable Player of this year's Stanley Cup playoffs - the second time he has claimed the honor. Read More »

Penguins' Fleury may be Golden Knights-bound after waiving no-trade clause

It's worth noting Fleury has both a no movement clause and a no trade clause. If Fleury has waived his no-move clause, that sets the Penguins on an easier path. Fleury's legacy in Pittsburgh is a great one. Fleury joined the Penguins as the first overall draft pick of the 2003 National Hockey League draft and owns a career 375-216-2-66 record with the team. Read More »

The Pittsburgh Penguins Capture Second Straight Stanley Cup

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He's bringing another MVP trophy, too. The Penguins became the NHL's first repeat champions in 19 years on Sunday when they posted a 2-0 victory over the Nashville Predators in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final. Game 6 had a Predators' win stamped all over it, from the way the narratives were drawn up to the fight the team had shown all postseason. Nashville wrested momentum from the Penguins, rallying from a 0-2 series deficit to tie it 2-2, and appeared to be taking control. Read More »

Golden State Warriors: 5 reasons they'll repeat as National Basketball Association champions in 2018

Durant appeared to commit his third foul on the play, but the officials let it go and the game quickly turned. The morning after the Golden State Warriors basketball team defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 2017 NBA Finals , the news was filled with reports about how the newly-crowned NBA champions had unanimously voted to skip the traditional congratulatory trip to the White House. Read More »

Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?

The day for James to try to own a team is still some ways off. Golden State's 118-113 victory over Cleveland was the closest game of the series and the most-watched Game 3 ever on ABC, according to Nielsen numbers announced Thursday. "It's been a long season, and you hate for it to end this way". "I definitely want to compete", he said. "Even when you're playing well, you got to play A-plus-plus, because they're going to make runs and they're going to make shots and they got guys that's ... Read More »