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Schultz, Hornqvist game-time decisions for Penguins in Game 7 against Senators

Boucher urged his team to concentrate on defense in Game 6 following the blowout loss. The presence and talent of Crosby and C Evgeni Malkin might be the hole cards that give the Penguins the ability to offset several key injuries . He credited work with a sports psychologist early in his career for helping him manage the mental side of the game along with the odd motivational book.


Warren Gatland: Our job is to gain respect the Lions deserve

Warren Gatland: Our job is to gain respect the Lions deserve

All Blacks great Sean Fitzpatrick believes the most daunting fixture schedule to ever face the Lions will ensure they are battle-hardened for the three-Test series against the reigning world champions in New Zealand . As an assistant on the 2009 tour of South Africa before getting the top job four years later in Australia , Gatland is well aware of the alchemy Lions coaches have to practice in tour matches to get their best sides out for the tests.


Ireland's 2023 Rugby World Cup bid appears to be floundering

Ireland's 2023 Rugby World Cup bid appears to be floundering

Ireland aims to hold games in the Irish republic and Northern Ireland. Ireland are one of three countries bidding to host the event, and face competition from South Africa and France. "This is a momentous day for South African rugby and in November, when the decision is made, we hope it will ignite the beginning of a six-year journey to a climatic conclusion at the National Stadium in Johannesburg in front of 84 373 spectators in the biggest and most spectacular Rugby World Cup final there ...



Curry, Durant power Warriors past Cavs in Game 1, 113-91

At a ideal 12-0 this postseason, the Warriors are the first team in NBA history to enter the NBA Finals without a single loss. But the pursuit of a title should be any athlete's ultimate goal, and however you can do it you should. The rest of the Cavs role players struggled, while every main Warriors rotation player scored. Curry's forgettable NBA Finals previous year ended with Kyrie Irving hitting the deciding 3-pointer in his face and Curry unable to shake Kevin Love as ...



ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Google Celebrates Start Of Tournament With A Doodle

The stand outs being - 143 in 2004 at Colombo, Sri Lanka in an Asia Cup game and a majestic 128, where he literally "cut" his way through the Indian bowling attack to dismantle them in a Champions Trophy game in 2009 at Centurion. It had to go. New Zealand have top quality fast bowlers in Trent Boult and Tim Southee. India will play their next two matches at The Oval, against the Lankans on June 8 and then South Africa on June 11.



Golden State Warriors: Road to the Finals

The season that has had little in the way of drama will come to a gripping close over the next two weeks when two familiar foes fittingly battle in the Finals for an unprecedented third consecutive year. The addition of Kevin Durant made the Warriors one of the best teams of all-time. "So with how the finals went down previous year if I were in his shoes, I'd want the same thing".