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'He's human': Cavs coach defends LeBron after 'weird' loss

'He's human': Cavs coach defends LeBron after 'weird' loss

And don't forget his classic Game 4 no-show against Dallas in the 2011 Finals, when he totaled just eight points. Still, the Cavs were in control leading 77-56 in the third quarter after making 14 three-pointers in the first half. James was ineffective, scoring just 11 points on 4-of-13 shooting with six turnovers. And according to ESPN Stats and Info, the 21-point lead is the largest blown advantage of James' playoff career and the scoreless fourth quarter was his first since February 24, ...


Hawks' All-Star Millsap opts out of contract

Hawks' All-Star Millsap opts out of contract

His three-year, $60.2 million deal signed in 2015 with the Hawks included the opt-out close ahead of its third and final year. During the regular season, Millsap averaged 18.1 points and 7.7 rebounds, earning his fourth career All-Star appearance.


Premier League teams are way off winning Champions League - Ferdinand

Premier League teams are way off winning Champions League - Ferdinand

The results (semifinal, second leg): Atletico Madrid 2 (Saul Niguez 12, Griezmann 16-pen) bt Real Madrid 1 (Isco 42). Ramos and Higuain were team-mates at the Bernabeu for six seasons, during which time they helped Real win three LaLiga titles, but they will be on opposing sides at the Millennium Stadium and the Spain worldwide has assured no quarter will be given.



Predators Beat Ducks Advance to Finals

Being in position to win the Campbell Bowl on home ice seemed remote Friday when the Predators announced their top scorer, center Ryan Johansen , would miss the rest of the postseason after emergency surgery on his left thigh. St. Louis led 1-0 on the strength of Paul Stastny's rebound goal at 2:04, his second of the playoffs, and really controlled play. Gibson skated Monday morning, but Ducks coach Randy Carlyle said he hadn't gotten an update on the goalie's status before talking to ...


Djokovic, Nadal advance to 3rd round in Madrid Open

Djokovic, Nadal advance to 3rd round in Madrid Open

Goffin, who has 27 victories, was trying to make it to his third final this season. "I know tomorrow is going to be a day that either I play really well or I'm not going to have many chances". made the final at the US Open , the semi-finals in Shanghai, the final in the World Tour Finals". It is fair to say, then, that the crowds were packed in to see whether Nadal could keep up his campaign, but in the event, it was another match that had not only the fans but nearly an entire media ...


Aaron Donald not at voluntary OTAs, reportedly over contract

Aaron Donald not at voluntary OTAs, reportedly over contract

The Rams exercised their fifth-year option for 2018 on Donald last month, agreeing to pay him almost $7 million next year. Donald was selected 13th overall in the 2014 NFL Draft. "Those discussions are kind of internal right now, but we expected him not to be here", McVay said. It's been reported that the former University of Pittsburgh man is shying away from team activities until he signs a new contract with the team, but as of now McVay isn't confirming or denying anything aside from ...