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Antoine Griezmann I'm staying at Atletico, striker insists

Antoine Griezmann I'm staying at Atletico, striker insists

In January 2016, Atleti were fined and banned from registering players for two consecutive transfer windows after being found guilty of breaching Federation Internationale de Football Association rules relating to the signing of minors. Rmours have continued for months surrounding Griezmann's future, with Manchester United among a host of Europe's top clubs interested in signing him.


The Blackhawks weren't alone: Predators incredible runs continues to Stanley Cup Final

The Blackhawks weren't alone: Predators incredible runs continues to Stanley Cup Final

Fatigue may, indeed, have been a factor early in the series against Nashville . They're a good team. From the opening face-off, the intensity was palpable. The Predators downed St. Louis in six to reach their first conference finals, and now they've knocked off the Pacific Division champ in Anaheim , which lost for the second time in three years in the Western finals.



LeBron James testy after Cleveland Cavaliers lose NBA Finals game two

Durant completes the picture of the Warriors as a team to be reckoned with in conversations regarding the all-time best (and certainly the all-time most entertaining). Kerr returned to the bench to a rousing ovation, waving to the fans while back on the sideline for the first time since Game 2 of the first round against Portland on April 19 because of pain issues stemming from complications after 2015 back surgery.


Warriors grind out big Game 2 win over Cavaliers

Warriors grind out big Game 2 win over Cavaliers

The two-time MVP is perceived as "soft", with Draymond Green acting as the enforcer of the team. After losing to Golden State in the 2015 finals, Cleveland bested a mostly homegrown Warriors team a year ago and reclaimed James' dominance over the league.



Cavaliers remain winless in NBA Finals games coached by Mike Brown

Golden State had won a record 73 regular-season games previous year and led 2-0 only for Cleveland to make the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history and swipe the title. Just as Golden State did in Game 1 , the Warriors turned on the jets after the halftime break, outscoring the Cavaliers 35-24 in the third quarter - behind 12 points from Curry and nine from Durant - to give Golden State a 102-88 lead after three quarters that made the final 12 minutes of the game nearly moot.



Australia denied Champions Trophy against Bangladesh

Steve Smith's side were chasing 183 to beat Bangladesh at The Oval when persistent drizzle forced the players from the field. Australia was tracking well to record their first victory of the tournament at 83-1 off 16 overs in pursuit of Bangladesh's well below par total of 182.