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'We will return home with the Trophy:' Hasan Ali

Back home in Bangladesh it was far from just another game. Were you actually able to treat it as just another game? We're not going to take anything for granted for sure. "There is no need for you to get over smart and smug as we all know what happens and what does not", Sohail had said. Obviously to reach the finals you have to play some good cricket. Read More »

Curry, Durant bank on Warriors

According to SFGate.com, "Backup point guard Shaun Livingston said during a radio interview in February that he "definitely wouldn't go" to the White House if the Warriors won the championship". "Everybody for the last 10 years knew how good he was but until you break through and win that first championship there's still something there. And we are going to move forward with that when we have a chance to". Read More »

Curry, Durant committed to keeping Warriors on top

James was so fed up he jumped to Miami to start the "super team" era that we are in now. Kerr said he was proud that the team "came back from the heartbreak of past year". Fans have spent the week snapping up championship shirts and hats as crews have been hanging gold and blue banners along the parade route. Ever since landing KD in the free agency the team had been compared as one of the greatest if not the greatest team of all time. Read More »

Saints LT Armstead (torn labrum) to miss 4-6 months

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He signed a lucrative, five-year contract worth $13 million a season last offseason. The NFL Network reported the news first. The Saints offensive line is already on the mend with center Max Unger recovering from foot surgery that will keep him out until late in training camp. Read More »

Draymond Green Mocks LeBron James' Haircut In Savage Instagram Post

Kevin Durant's former teammates have chosen a side in the beef. Later in the day, Green put up an Instagram post mocking a video Cavs star LeBron James has posted shortly before the Warriors' parade began. Green then recited where each of the Warriors were picked in their respective NBA Drafts. "But I think the focus, a lot of LeBron's, you know his business interests, his Hollywood aspirations, his media ventures are based out there". Read More »

Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th French Open title

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Mattek-Sands and Safarova were also champions at this year's Australian Open . "So that's the thing that I am more proud", said Nadal. Nadal was given a time violation warning at the start of the second, but Wawrinka could not halt his charge as the Spaniard bounded into a 3-0 lead in the second having won seven games in a row. Read More »

Expansion Draft Extravaganza: Who to protect in San Jose?

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Friday, June 16: Deadline to place a player on waivers before the Expansion Draft roster freeze. The Golden Knights draft is a three-day process, starting Sunday. The Blues do have to choose some options, though. Got all that? The examples for other clubs go on and on. -It's the start of the trade/waiver freeze time for all National Hockey League teams, except the Golden Knights. Read More »

England will not give Aussies easy ride, says Buttler

His last seven one-day worldwide innings have yielded just 47 runs. The desperation for a win aside, both New Zealand and Bangladesh would hope for an England victory against Australia , assuming rain does not disturb their calculations again. Read More »

The mighty recovery of Paul Casey puts him in US Open mix

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A blocked approach cost him another shot at the third, but he got it back when he holed a rapid 15-foot putt for a four at the long seventh and parred in to stay within striking distance of the leaders. A 94-year-old spectator has died at the U.S. Open. "I just naturally have done it since I was 15 or 16". Paul Casey is the latest example of how little it takes to record a big number in the U.S. Read More »

Taylor Swift Streaming Again - All Songs, All Platforms

However, her reversal comes reportedly as a thank-you to her fans after her most recent album 1989 passed the 10 million sales mark. Swift only allowed Apple to stream her fifth studio album after the platform chose to pay artists royalties during its free three-month trial. Read More »

Cavaliers' star LeBron James embraces the bald look

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James shot back on Instagram with a snarky response, and Green has since doubled down with another reply. LeBron James was wearing an "Ultimate Warrior " T-shirt when he got off the plane in Cleveland after the Cavaliers defeated the Warriors to win the National Basketball Association title last June. Read More »

Nadal Wins 10th French Open Title

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Roland Garros is the most important tournament for me". Now he is 31, the shorts are shorter, the hair more closely cropped, the shirt has sleeves. But if I have pain on my knees I know it is nearly impossible and my chances are not there. Read More »

Steve Kerr trolls LeBron James at Warriors' championship parade

Multiple reports have now said that the Lakers or the Clippers are a possible destination for James , who owns a home in Los Angeles and has serious business interests in Hollywood. Following the diss, Green fired back by attacking James' balding head. "You started the superteam, bro!" he told James . While the rest of the team answered interview questions, Draymond was given a special open-mic segment to say whatever was on his mind - And that he did. Read More »

Dustin Johnson is back to work after Paulina Gretzky has baby

I just wish that I would have been playing, especially [because] leading into the Masters I was playing the best golf that I've ever played. The stats prove him right. Obviously I don't have to worry about them and that's a big relief. That victory was redemption after 2015 when, on the bumpy, much-criticized greens at Chambers Bay, he three-putted from 8 feet on the final hole to give away the win, then the tie. Read More »

Cubs Rally for Six Runs in 9th, Beat Pirates 9-5

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They would hold a 4-3 advantage until the ninth where the Pirates' bullpen imploded. Tony Watson , who was removed as the closer last week in favor of a Nicasco-Felipe Rivero combo, gave up a go-ahead single to pinch-hitter Jon Jay. Pittsburgh Pirates' Josh Bell rounds second base after hitting a solo home run off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Eddie Butler in the fifth inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh, Friday, June 16, 2017. Read More »

Rory McIlroy destroys Steve Elkington after Elk tries to call him out

Open, chose to call out McIlroy on Twitter, he was quick to respond. Jack won 18 and never mentioned his total cash. McIlroy was far from the only star to suffer at the U.S. ERIN, Wis. - Rory McIlroy fired back at fellow major champion Steve Elkington on Twitter Friday night after the Australian golfer said McIlroy "was bored playing golf" due to having plenty of money in the bank. Read More »

Amazon buying Whole Foods Market for $13.7-bil

It has run a few experiments in physical retail, including bookstores in Chicago and in NY. Amazon has opened several bookstores in the United States , including one in Dedham. " Whole Foods would be required to pay Amazon a $400 million breakup fee if the deal is broken for another bidder". The takeover is slated to be completed in the second half of the year, with Whole Foods' headquarters remaining in Texas. Read More »

Spittal chose Partick for 'attractive brand of football'

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He said: "Last season was hard for everyone - we were one game away from the Premiership , which would have been a brilliant thing for us, but it just wasn't to be". "Obviously it's going to be hard with the teams that are in the division, especially with Hibs coming up, but that's the hope". Liam Lindsay was one of Partick's standout performers last season as he helped the Jags finish 6th in the Scottish Premiership. Read More »

Cavaliers, Warriors deliver most-watched NBA Finals since 1998

The Golden State Warriors celebrated their latest National Basketball Association championship, waving to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as their victory parade weaved through the streets of downtown Oakland . The Warriors and Cavaliers have recreated a similar rivalry, and there is no reason to believe these teams will not see each other next year as well. Read More »

Murray in a hurry after straight-set victory

Del Potro , whose career has been blighted by a recurring wrist injury, needed a good start against the world number one, but when he lost a tight first set tie-break, the stage was set. While he hasn't had a great season so far, Murray has now reached the fourth round for the eighth time in 10 appearances in Paris . "I'm starting to feel better". Read More »

LeBron James Sends Message to His Critics via Instagram

The Golden State Warriors made a strong case to be called one of the best teams in National Basketball Association history after a near-perfect run through the playoffs resulted in their second title in three years. "It's like, really just about having fun playing ball and let's see how we can win together and that alone just helps the ego". The win provided redemption for the Warriors , who brought Kevin Durant over from the Oklahoma City Thunder last offseason to bolster their ... Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Kohli should not change anything, says Dravid

By winning it Pakistan would not only have gained the pleasure of beating its regional nemesis but would also have been able to get India dumped out of the Champions Trophy. Their captain Sarfraz Ahmed said they had quickly forgotten the opening loss to India and simply focused on the next game in their bid to win the Champions Trophy for the first time. Read More »

City of Oakland, local businesses prepare for Warriors parade

Or as James would say: To win not one, not two, not three... "So there's going to be a lot of teams that's trying to figure out ways to put personnel together to try and match that if they're able to actually face them in the playoff series, both Eastern Conference and Western Conference", James said, ominously. Read More »