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Author: 0 Brits, Kiwis advance to next round in America's Cup prelims

We possibly may see a bit more of it in the future, but it's certainly hard to sail the boats in those conditions and keep the boat on the foils". It was a second defeat of the day for Groupama, who had lost by almost six minutes to SoftBank earlier Thursday.

Sports Game 1 produces historic NBA Finals ratings on ABC
Author: 0 Game 1 produces historic NBA Finals ratings on ABC

The teams are meeting in the NBA Finals for an unprecedented third straight year. In order for the Cavaliers to be competitive against Golden State , their shooters will need to find their touch, starting in Game 2. The way he attacked the game Thursday night may have scared LeBron and the Cleveland Cavaliers . In Game 1, the Cavaliers bench was responsible for only 21 of the 91 points the team scored.

Sports Mallards Sign with Newest NHL Team
Author: 0 Mallards Sign with Newest NHL Team

ET). It's still too early to tell which one they prefer. "I've read the rules quite a few times over the past few months, but there are also so many intricacies in them", indicated John Sedgwick, the Canadiens' director of legal affairs. "The mock drafts are valuable in terms of us having some reps in terms of the process", the assistant general manager Kelly McCrimmon said. "If they were good like this year's (UNR) basketball team, the public would bet them and if they weren't very good like ...

Author: 0 Warriors' Curry taking it game by game after last year's collapse

For the Warriors , there are a few deciding factors. Curry wants to take back the championship that got away, and help KD and so many other veterans without a title earn their ring. It's mainly mental for him. Durant guarded LeBron James at times , and was the only player James didn't really take to the hoop. Curry and Klay Thompson shooting from deep, Green making plays and playing defense, JaVale McGee protecting the rim, Iguodala harassing scorers, and Durant enhancing all of ...

Author: 0 Why is failure matter of life and death for us, laments Kohli

It's different for them. For me it is a game of cricket. "You can ask cricketers from both sides, in our heads nothing really changes". It's not the first time we are playing against them. "We've got a very good side, we play an aggressive style of cricket and Morgs leads from the front with that". Virat Kohli the aggressive captain is known for his misbehavior and misconduct with journalist.

Author: 0 Durant makes his mark in Game 1 of NBA Finals for Warriors

Curry's forgettable NBA Finals past year ended with Kyrie Irving hitting the deciding 3-pointer in his face and Curry unable to shake Kevin Love as Cleveland took Game 7 to complete a masterful comeback and steal a championship on Golden State's home court.

Sports Warriors dominate in NBA Finals opener
Author: 0 Warriors dominate in NBA Finals opener

For the most part, the Cavs and Warriors have tried to downplay any talk of acrimony or tension, with Curry saying this week "you can call it a rivalry, but it's still in development". The Warriors beat Cleveland for the 2015 crown but squandered a 3-1 lead a year ago as the Cavs made the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history.

Author: 0 Durant stars as Warriors dominate Cavs in NBA Finals opener

Durant joined Michael Jordan , Shaquille O'Neal and Rick Barry in scoring 25 or more points in his first six NBA Finals games, the prior five with Oklahoma City in a 2012 loss to the James-led Miami Heat. "We're always on our phones", Love said. No one else seemed to show up with the most glaring absences being Tristan Thompson, who had no points and four rebounds and was outplayed at times by Zaza Pachulia, and J.R.

Sports Champions League: Ronaldo speaks on beating Messi to 100 goals
Author: 0 Champions League: Ronaldo speaks on beating Messi to 100 goals

Obviously he has his complaints and the best thing would be that he plays more, but these are very personal things. "I don't consider myself a galactico". Speaking to Fox Sports Argentina on Thursday - two days before Saturday's Champions League final - Ronaldo however praised his rival as a great player, and one of those he enjoys watching.

Author: 0 Tamim century lifts Bangladesh to 305-6 against England

England suffered a humiliating collapse as they were 20 for 6 against South Africa in the last match of three-match series, while Bangladesh were 22 for 6 against India in the warm-up game. With the scoreboard reading 95/2, Rahim joined Iqbal and both batsmen showed temperament and class in the English conditions. "I don't do too much death bowling, so it was good to do that, bowl a few yorkers and show my skills", he said.

Author: 0 No pressure for Champions Trophy clash against India: Sarfraz Ahmed

Tamim and Mushfiqur (79) put on a record breaking 166 for the third wicket before both fell in quick succession to Plunkett as they tried to make the most of the death overs. "The two warm-up games (vs New Zealand , vs Bangladesh ) will give me an indication on how well I go in the tournament", Ashwin told PTI. "It was very satisfying to get the hundred and the team over the line".

Author: 0 Warriors roll to 113-91 win vs. Cavs in Game 1

We need some intrigue while we wait for the Cavaliers to finally show up to the cataclysmic final act of the NBA's version of the Holy Trilogy. For Golden State, is it revenge or validation? "Keepin' it simple man", Curry said. WHAT HOME-COURT ADVANTAGE? The Cavaliers' nine-game postseason road winning streak, three shy of the 2001-02 Lakers' league record, started with victories previous year in Games 5 and 7 in Oakland .

Sports Ronaldo back to break new ground at Champions League final
Author: 0 Ronaldo back to break new ground at Champions League final

And now he has the chance to help down Real on Saturday... maybe after that he will treat himself to a beer. The first game of the tie, was played in Madrid and things had shifted back to normal as they won on the night 2-1. "This competition means so much to our club and if we can with the 12th title, it will be wonderful". The English giants won the 2008 Champions League title only to fall in the 2009 final to an all-conquering Barcelona side.

Author: 0 Brown expecting to coach Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals

If Durant once again demonstrated why he was the free-agent steal of last year's offseason, Curry, the longest tenured Warrior , resembled the MVP-caliber point guard of two postseasons ago. Twice he has dished out eight assists. Brown says he's better understanding Golden State's unique culture of play calling and intuition on the court.

Author: 0 Curry and Durant run hot in game one of NBA Finals

LeBron James and the Cavs are ready to play in Oakland and find a way to split the two opening games , giving them an advantage coming back home . "KD", James said when asked what stood out about the Warriors' romp. "We've taken some big bets on the under that really drove the line down".

Author: 0 Cavs the champs but Warriors the favorites in the NBA Finals

We witnessed Thompson score 28 points or more 18 times during this past regular season, including a 60 point game against Indiana. "And he's chasing Kyrie around and pick-and-roll action, pin-down action, iso action and transition, and you're not going to stop Kyrie", Warriors interim head coach Mike Brown said.

Author: 0 Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

LeBron James says America "has a long way to go as a society" after a racial slur was daubed on his house. "(It's) for me to just be able to give them the blueprint as much as I can on what life has to offer, but at the end of the day, they're going to have to walk their own path.

Sports Advantage Golden State Warriors in National Basketball Association finals series against Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Advantage Golden State Warriors in National Basketball Association finals series against Cleveland Cavaliers

Guard Stephen Curry advised his teammate: "Don't get into that trap, man". "Making the pass that's in front of you". "That's it, really. The moment is bright right now and you've kind of got to live up to it. The Warriors matched an NBA Finals one-game record with only four turnovers while the Cavaliers made 20, eight of them by superstar LeBron James and six of those in the second quarter alone.