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by | June 04, 2018 | 19:02

The former Bucks and Nets coach interviewed for the Pistons' head coaching vacancy Saturday, according to reports . Orlando Magic: Former Hornets coach Steve Clifford agrees to become Orlando Magic's new head coach. Richmond and West Virginia were his stops before MI. May 17, 2018 Milwaukee Bucks: The Bucks reach an agreement to bring in ex-Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer as their next head coach.

by | June 04, 2018 | 18:10

It wasn't just 200 million Brazilians who breathed a sigh of relief when Neymar came off the substitutes' bench to score for his country in Sunday's 2-0 friendly win against Croatia at Anfield. But Coutinho firmly believes that they will play well in Russian Federation. "There are no easy games in a World Cup", Neymar said. Wayne Rooney also travelled to Germany in 2006 with his fitness under a cloud, having suffered a broken metatarsal while playing for Manchester United at the end of ...

by | June 04, 2018 | 17:19

Sane, 22, was widely expected to star in Russian Federation this month after a scintillating title-winning campaign in the Premier League with Manchester City . There is also positive news for Mohamed Salah as the Liverpool star was included in Egypt's final 23-man squad as he continues his recovery from a left shoulder injury.

by | June 04, 2018 | 14:09

The former Swansea City and Everton boss named LAFC defender Laurent Ciman as the man to step into his XI should Kompany be forced to miss out, and explained discussions with Manchester City about the player's recent injury record had helped him decide to include Kompany while a proper diagnosis over a recovery time could be made.

by | June 04, 2018 | 13:19

France beat Italy 3-1 in a friendly on Friday night and Griezmann responded to questions about his future at Atletico. Barca fans would no doubt enjoy the forward tearing it up this summer a little more if they knew he was destined for the Camp Nou.

by | June 04, 2018 | 13:06

Following an inconsistent season with Tottenham and some diffident displays for England , Alli needed to cement his place in Southgate's team and, ignoring the hail of boos, he was making a convincing case. "I think first and foremost he has conducted himself fantastically well this week, he has managed that situation very well". It was a decent exercise for us to adjust to that.

by | June 04, 2018 | 12:10

However, in recent weeks he has reiterated his desire to remain at Barcelona and on Sunday the Catalan club announced that an agreement had been reached for him to extend his stay. The player has been granted permission by France coach Didier Deschamps to return to Spain on Monday morning to sign his new contract which will tie him to Barcelona until 30 June 2023 .

by | June 04, 2018 | 11:32

The attacker has been linked with the Reds since the close of the 2017/18 season and reports now claim that the Frenchman could meet Reds representatives to finalise the move alongside his agent Jean-Pierre Bernes. Kopites were beginning to dream of the 25-year-old joining Naby Keita and Fabinho in their midfield as they look to launch a Premier League title shot in 2018-19.

by | June 04, 2018 | 07:50

Twitter had some amusing reactions to this latest effort at team unity by the Cavaliers . Warriors fans booed all but one Cavalier during introductions ahead of Game 2 of the NBA Finals - J.R. Game 2 wasn't Curry's most efficient outing (33 points on 11-for-26 shooting from the field) as he targeted Kevin Love as a mismatch. "He hasn't probably been as consistent as he was past year, but neither have we", coach Steve Kerr said.

by | June 04, 2018 | 06:43

Zverev has played 18 sets to get to this point, and that type of wear and tear is eventually going to catch up to him. Buzarnescu, a 30-year-old Romanian with a doctorate in sports sciences who had never won a Grand Slam match before this week, downed Ukraine´s fourth seed Elina Svitolina with a shock 6-3, 7-5 victory.

by | June 04, 2018 | 05:31

Woods, who played long, detailed practice rounds at Shinnecock Hills - site of the U.S. Open - on Monday and Tuesday before the pro-am at the Memorial on Wednesday, said the extra golf was not the culprit. QUOTABLE: "Sometimes", - Lucas Glover, who shot a 5-under 67 in his return to competition after his wife, Krista, was arrested on charges of domestic battery and resisting arrest without violence during the Players Championship, when asked if the golf course is a sanctuary for him.

by | June 04, 2018 | 05:28

And there's another Cavs headache - Durant and everybody else getting better - which they wanted to show in Game 2 Sunday, when they sought to keep their home-court advantage. It's just going through a stage right now of recovering. "JR is one of the four guys left from the 2016 [team], as you know". "This one hurt, this one hurt bad with a lot of things that went on", Hill said on a conference call Friday.

by | June 03, 2018 | 13:27

South Korea's Byeong Hun An sits a shot further behind after a flawless 69, picking up birdies on the 13th, 15th and seventh for fifth, while England's Justin Rose is two shots further back in sixth - also carding 69 but with three bogeys on the back nine along with six birdies.

by | June 03, 2018 | 12:58

She lost the opening five games but there was no sign of panic and her game eventually clicked into gear. "I am very happy to be here on Suzanne Lenglen and see so many people and see the support", said Djokovic. "I didn't feel the pressure, because I know that every match is tough at this tournament, so I don't expect anything [to be easy]". Now down 3-5, the American had the opportunity to apply more pressure, though couldn't do so, with some costly errors seeing Halep rebound and break ...

by | June 03, 2018 | 08:54

But it was from the resulting corner that England took the lead, Cahill leaping to powerfully head home Trippier's outswinging delivery. Nigeria will wear one of the new strips for the first time since it went on sale in Saturday's friendly clash with England at Wembley.

by | June 03, 2018 | 07:31

It has been nearly 2-1/2 years since Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova last faced off across the net but when it comes to these two great on-court foes, absence does not make the heart grow fonder. Earlier on Saturday, Russian two-time victor Sharapova beat sixth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-2 6-1. Her next opponent, Andrea Petkovic of Germany, beat Bethanie Mattek-Sands 6-0, 7-6 (5) to reach the third round.

by | June 03, 2018 | 06:38

The anti extortion cell of the Thane police had arrested four people involved in betting racket from Dombivali on May 15 following which Sonu Jalan was arrested on May 29. A line holding machine used by Sonu was also seized. He said Jalan's statement corroborated with handwritten notes in his personal diary, which is now in possession of the the police.

by | June 02, 2018 | 23:15

Uzoho reacted nervously when John Stones glanced a header at his feet and Brian Idowu produced a courageous, last-ditch lunge to deny Ashley Young . Pickford's vision was then blocked as Iwobi stepped up to half the deficit in the early exchanges of the second half.

by | June 02, 2018 | 20:36

Buhari used the meeting on Wednesday to wish the Eagles well on their way to the sixth appearance at football's biggest showpiece. He's travelled to London with the national side on Wednesday ahead of their friendly against England on Saturday, and will also face a last-minute assessment on his injury.

by | June 02, 2018 | 13:43

A fundraising one for all the devastation caused in the cricketing venues in the Caribbean Islands. Earlier, the World XI won the toss and elected to field first against West Indies . Whichever combination Afridi and Andy Flower, the World XI coach, decide to put out on the field should provide excellent competition to the defending ICC World T20 champions.

by | June 02, 2018 | 12:43

I have to try harder.... and Serena came out!" Sure looked that way for a bit more than a half-hour in the French Open's second round Thursday, when she dealt with muscle soreness, a lack of verve and a bunch of mistakes. "I think people have to talk about it more because it's nearly like the fourth trimester , it's part of the pregnancy ", she said. Serena Williams made a knockout return to court at the French Open , some nine months after giving birth to her daughter and 16 ...

by | June 02, 2018 | 09:16

The Warriors won 124-114 on the back of starring roles from Steph Curry (29), Klay Thompson (24) and Kevin Durant (26), and in spite of a career-high 51-point game from LeBron James . "That was very uncalled for, especially if two guys are just talking". "I mean, he's great on the [offensive] boards". He always causes problems with the that.

by | June 02, 2018 | 04:14

The BBC reported City would pay about £60 million for Mahrez and £42m for Jorginho , with both deals possibly completed as soon as the end of next week. Jorginho , 26, scored against City in November in the Champions League group stage. Manchester City are also trying to tie up a deal to land Napoli midfidler Jorginho , although the Italian club are thought to be demanding £52 million, while City are only offering around £40m.

by | June 01, 2018 | 21:58

The NBA Western Conference Finals concluded on May, 28th, while the NBA Eastern Conference Finals concluded on May, 27th. James was in utter disbelief as regulation ended in stunning fashion: George Hill made the first of two free throws with 4.7 seconds left after being fouled by Klay Thompson , but when J.R.

by | June 01, 2018 | 21:48

The Warriors' 101-92 Game 7 win was a flawless homage to this team's peculiar 2017-18 season, which will now include another showdown with LeBron James Cavaliers in the NBA Finals , which start Thursday. Stop me if you've heard this one: The Golden State Warriors will play the Cleveland Cavaliers in the best-of-seven NBA Finals. "And with our team, there's just so much firepower that at some point, we're going to get going".

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:15

James made a layup and an ensuing foul shot to give the Cavs a 104-102 lead with 50.8 seconds left. The referees initially called it an offensive foul on Durant, but they reviewed it. LeBron James has always publicly said he believes in his teammates. "To do what he did tonight and come out robbed, it's just not right". Return to this post from 12:00 to 1:30 on Friday and the comments feature will allow you to share your thoughts.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:15

For the uninitiated, this summon comes after the Thane Police had recently busted a betting ring and had arrested 42-year-old bookie, Sonu Jalan alias Sonu Batla. Several reports reveal that Jalan was in contact with Arbaaz. Son of celebrated Bollywood writer Salim Khan, Arbaaz is the younger brother of superstar Salman Khan and film-maker Sohail Khan.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:44

Zidane said earlier tnat it was the right time to move on, but new information has come to light suggesting that he quit because he was "fed up" with the players at the club. The former Espanyol player and coach was open to discussing in basic terms the challenge which would face the new Madrid coach, taking over a squad full of very experienced and confident stars who have in the past had issues with past managers including Rafa Benitez and Jose Mourinho.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:18

Bad blood marred the game's end with Tristan Thompson and Draymond Green jostling, and words were exchanged between James and Klay Thompson , too. "I knew I was outside the charge line, and I knew I took the hit". LeBron James led the Cavs with 51 points on 19-for-32 shooting, to go along with eight rebounds and eight assists.

by | June 01, 2018 | 17:04

Earlier, ICC made the announcement that Eoin Morgan has been forced to pull out of the ICC World XI squad for the 31 May Twenty20 worldwide against the Windies at Lord's due to a fractured finger. Pace bowlers Sam Curran and Tymal Mills have also been added to the ICC Rest of the World XI team. "This is an opportunity to play along with and against some of the leading players from the world over".

by | June 01, 2018 | 13:14

New manager Unai Emery wants the Wales worldwide to stay, and the club are willing to increase his wages of £110,000 a week. Ramsey has been in Arsenal's books since 2008 and is set to complete a decade at the club, while he is also now the longest serving player at the club.

by | June 01, 2018 | 12:40

So I stopped, and the game was over. "He thought it was over". Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said prior to Smith's comments that Smith thought the Cavs were up by one. "I always live in the present", LeBron said. "They called it a block, and they went and reviewed it and changed it to a charge", Durant said". "When over at the table, we then are allowed to determine whether or not he was in a legal guarding position".

by | June 01, 2018 | 11:47

They hit the defensive glass. "We've got a lot of room to improve", Stevens said. "We're very aware we will get a heavyweight punch Tuesday". Before this loss, his lowest scoring output in the playoffs was 22 points in Game 6 of the series against the Indiana Pacers .

by | June 01, 2018 | 10:14

Final score: Golden State 124, Cavaliers 114. "So I stopped, and the game was over". With the fourth straight Finals matchup between the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers looming, Klay Thompson had some thoughts on the NBA's perceived lack of parity during Finals media day Wednesday at Oracle Arena, according to Daniel Brown of the San Jose Mercury News.

by | June 01, 2018 | 09:44

In fact, only four times has Gasquet managed to win a set off Nadal and that hasn't happened for a decade. "I'm taking it a day at a time". Pera collapsed dramatically after blowing a match point at 5-2 up in the second set. Serena broke Barty twice and took the second set 6-3. Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts after winning against Simone Bolelli of Italy during their men's first round match during the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, France, 29 May 2018.