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What is the congressional baseball game?

Once it was revealed that none of the participants suffered life-threatening injuries, the second thought many had was, 'what in the world were congressmen doing on a baseball field at 7 a.m. "It's an extremely competitive game because the players are the most competitive people in the world", former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, a long-time Democratic team member during his time in Congress, told NBC News previous year. Read More »

Arthur Backs Pakistan's 'Best Game' to Beat England


We have arrived at the business end of the ICC Champions Trophy . It then needed an "ugly" win over Sri Lanka in Cardiff on Monday to take Pakistan into the last four of a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day global sides. Read More »

Tributes to Manchester and London terror attack victims at France v England


The second half got off to a dramatic start when Alli went down inside the penalty area within a minute of the restart, and the referee pointed to the spot before referring the decision to the experimental VAR system. 'We will have to look back and see why. We've had some joy doing that. "One of the disappointments in that last half hour was not to control the game and the ball and make France work and tire them out". Read More »

Manchester United agree to sign Swedish defender Victor Lindelof

The Portuguese club issued a Twitter message wishing Lindelof well and offering up a video of some of his best moments at the club and now the stage is set for him to arrive in Manchester to complete the formalities of the deal. But Lindelof, who started his career with lowly Swedish club Vasteras before moving to Benfica in 2011, said he is willing to fight for his starting place. Read More »

Six Dead After Fire Tears Through London Residential Tower

The smoke stretched for miles across the sky after dawn, revealing the blackened, flame-licked wreckage of the building, which was still burning over 12 hours later. Witnesses said the fire spread rapidly and traumatic accounts have emerged of the desperate attempts made by residents to flee the flames. Others searched for information at makeshift evacuation centres set up at churches and recreation centres. Read More »

GOP congressman, Capitol police, others wounded in shooting

The shooter in the attack has been identified as James. In 2016, the game raised more than $500,000. Sanders said he denounced the violence "in the strongest possible terms". Barton, R-Ennis, the longtime Republican manager, and Rep. "I was looking right at him", Bishop told Detroit radio station WWJ. "Our fearless Capitol police perform a challenging job with incredible skill", Trump said. Read More »

Griezmann Reveals He Will Snub Man Utd


Atletico immediately described the CAS ruling as unfair and said it would cause "irreparable damage" to the club. Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has confirmed he will remain with the Primera Division club next season. "It's a hard time for the club". The France worldwide said he had made a decision to stay at the Spanish side after discussing with his sporting advisor Eric Olhats . Read More »

Xbox One X vs PlayStation 4 Pro

After spending two hours this evening watching games being played in 4K, a half hour of which was spent in a room watching an Xbox One X press demonstration, the thrill is not coming. I came out of the Xbox One X press demonstration saying, "Okay", not "Wow". Beyond that, I'm positive that this isn't the right messaging to convince anyone to upgrade. Read More »

Warriors owner willing to do 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry

The win provided redemption for the Warriors, who brought Kevin Durant over from the Oklahoma City Thunder last offseason to bolster their already high-powered offense. A year ago the fifth game in the series was where momentum really picked up with players like Cleveland's James and point guard Kyrie Irving both dropping 41 points. Read More »

Durant fulfills destiny with National Basketball Association title win

The All-Star forward drained buckets from wherever he pleased and put a bow on what was an outstanding series. He scored no less than 31 points in any game, and Monday's point total served as his postseason high. "It's just a great group of guys, great community, great arena, great fans", Durant said. Proving haters wrong, like that's cool, that's cool for me to talk about it on Instagram or Twitter. Read More »

Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers for title

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 mark. In Golden State, Durant has the opportunity to be a part of a dynasty that will be remembered for generations to come. Durant and the Dubs won the Finals 4-1, and KD took home Finals MVP honors after battling head-to-head with LeBron all series long. Read More »

LeBron James: Cleveland Cavaliers will continue building toward NBA Championship

An unprecedented third straight Finals clash between the Warriors and Cavaliers was hyped as the ultimate championship rubber match and expected to be the antidote for a postseason that had little in the way of drama. I was trying to challenge him, he averaged a damn triple-double. He's the only one I looked at and said he's the only guy that could look me eye to eye and I knew it was going to be a battle. Read More »

No let-up in Champions Trophy semifinal against Bangladesh: Kohli

We have had so many matches against each other since then, and we are certainly not going out to prove a point to anyone. On the other hand, Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza admitted that there will be pressure on his side ahead of their maiden semi-final appearance in a global event but the quantum of expectation is manifold from India which has a huge cricket following. Read More »

Nuggets promote executives Arturas Karnisovas and Tim Connelly

The Denver front office has often been praised for its progressive style and good decisions under Connelly's watch, and so from the Nuggets' perspective, retaining Connelly and Karnisovas while giving both the added boost of more prestigious titles makes flawless sense. Read More »

When is the Warriors victory parade?

With the way things are looking for the Warriors, Durant and his mom may have many more celebrations in their future. In the immediate aftermath of Kevin Durant's decision to join the Golden State Warriors last July, Stephen A. Had they won that - and they should have - the Warriors would be up 3-2 instead of World Champions. "That last three minutes was a blur just of pure emotion and energy", Curry said. Read More »

Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

Durant shot 14 for 20 and Curry - the two-time reigning MVP who took a backseat as the new big star got acclimated - finished off a brilliant postseason. Durant and the Dubs won the Finals 4-1, and KD took home Finals MVP honors after battling head-to-head with LeBron all series long. (AP Photo/Josh Edelson). Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Everybody Wants India-England Final, Says Kohli

We can not think that it is India whom we are coming up against and take extra pressure. Kohli's side have a wealth of big-game experience, while Bangladesh have never before reached the last four of a global ICC event. The white ball hasn't historically swung as much here. "It has been 24 months and exactly like what Virat had said, tomorrow is going to be a new match". Read More »

Royals hit 3 home runs in 7-2 win over Giants


Whit Merrifield hit a bases-loaded triple in a six-run sixth inning and Vargas became the American League's second nine-game victor, leading the Royals to an 8-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday in the opener of a two-game interleague series. Read More »

Lions second defeat at Highlanders' hands

Nor is skipper Sam Warburton , with Irish loose forward Peter O'Mahony to captain the side for the first time in their "unofficial fourth Test". The failure to capitalise on their try-scoring opportunities has been the Lions' greatest shortcoming so far on tour, but Warburton , Tommy Seymour and Jonathan Joseph crossed against the Highlanders . Read More »

Champions Trophy: Finn replaces injured Woakes

The England and Wales Cricket Board confirmed that the key seamer would play no further part in the tournament. Besides Root (133 not out off 129), contributions from opener Alex Hales (95 off 86) and captain Eoin Morgan (75 not out off 61) helped England chase down the 306-run target in 47.2 overs. Read More »

Hawaii offers scholarship to fifth-grade QB


National Basketball Association star LeBron James has also said in the past that his son, LeBron James Jr., received scholarship offers when he was just 10 years old, per the Los Angeles Times . "I've been through the recruiting process many times, and it's a long, vigorous, narrow road, and many reach the door, but there's many times that the door just doesn't answer, and so when opportunity knocks you've got to enter, you've got to go, and so we went in", said Frank. Read More »

England consider dropping opener Jason Roy for Jonny Bairstow

England can not name their team until the day of the match for anti-corruption reasons, but Morgan said Yorkshire's Bairstow would be a capable replacement for Roy. Bairstow's record when being parachuted into the team is also impressive, right back to his debut in Cardiff during the 2011 series against India when he hit an unbeaten 41 off 21 balls to win the match. Read More »

Top seed Murray advances to quarterfinals

Paris has had its problems too in recent years", said Murray. "I am sure everyone will join me. we share our thoughts and prayers with everyone". "I am grateful I can come out and perform in front of you". Nishikori used the first set to show exactly why he has been a mainstay in the world's top ten, leaving Murray with very little chance in an opener which the Japan star claimed 6-2. Read More »

Arena boosts US, Mexico restored, Panama eye history — CONCACAF lessons

When the United States of America inevitably plays a superior team in a high stakes World Cup match, they likely won't be as fortunate. "We've been training that way for the last week to ten days", said U.S. (5,164 feet) and Sandy, Utah (4,449 feet). Klinsmann was sacked after a 2-1 home loss to Mexico and a 4-0 fiasco at Costa Rica . Aside from fresh bodies, Arena looked to players with experience at altitude. Read More »

Can Warriors Keep Superteam Together, Thanks To New NBA Labor Contract?

Who will win the championship? He then said her presence was more than a highlight at the match. One auto was damaged when fans jumped on its roof, police said. After the Golden State Warriors knocked out the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals Monday night, James was asked if he believes the league benefits from superstar players joining forces to chase titles. Read More »