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Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth

Draymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, including a key 3-pointer in overtime, and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 victory Monday to sweep the Portl...

Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth

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Green, Warriors beat Blazers for 3-0 lead in West finals PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Draymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 on Saturday night for a 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Green had his seventh career posts...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Warriors 119, Blazers 117, OT | Golden State wins the series, 4-0.: Warriors Sweep Blazers to Reach Their 5th Straight N.B.A. Finals With a comeback overtime victory in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals, Golden State moved on to seek a third consecutive title and its fourth in five years....
01:00, 05/21/2019

Warriors gut punch Blazers, advance to NBA Finals again No Kevin Durant, no problem — for now. The Golden State Warriors completed their sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers, with a thrilling 119-117 overtime win Monday night. Steph Curry led the Warriors with 37 points, as the franchise heads to its...
21:48, 05/20/2019

Warriors defeat Blazers 119-117 in OT, heading to fifth straight NBA finals The Golden State Warriors swept their way to a fifth straight NBA Finals, getting triple-doubles from Stephen Curry and Draymond Green in a 119-117 overtime victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night....
01:32, 05/21/2019

Warriors outclass tired Trail Blazers in Game 1 of West finals SportsPulse: Maybe Kevin Durant can take this week off anyways? The Trail Blazers looked sluggish and need to regroup quick, otherwise it could be a very short series says Martin Rogers.        ...
00:32, 05/15/2019

Warriors thrash 'terrible' Blazers in NBA Western Conference finals opener Portland Trail Blazers 94-116 Golden State WarriorsSteph Curry finds shooting touch and scores 36 pointsWarriors win easily despite continued absence of Kevin DurantStephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shootin...
05:16, 05/15/2019

Stephen Curry torments Trail Blazers again, sending Warriors to fifth straight NBA Finals Curry scores a game-high 37 points, and Golden State rallies from a 17-point second-half deficit to complete a sweep in the Western Conference finals....
00:00, 05/21/2019

How Nuggets, Blazers can win Game 7, advance to meet Warriors in Western Conference Finals Portland's Damian Lillard and Denver's Nikola Jokic meet again in what could be an epic finale. The winner takes on NBA defending champ Golden State.        ...
10:00, 05/12/2019

Look: Dell, Sonya Curry wear matching Blazers-Warriors jackets to Western Conference Finals Dell and Sonya Curry, the parents of Warriors star Stephen Curry and Portland's Seth Curry, wore matching jackets with both teams' logos to Game 4 of the NBA Western Conference Finals on Saturday night....
21:16, 05/18/2019

Trail Blazers vs Warriors live stream: how to watch 2019 NBA Western Conference Finals online Another year, another NBA Western Conference Finals appearance for the Golden State Warriors. This makes it four in a row, and they haven't failed to reach the Finals in any of those. Could this be the year that their Oregon adversaries - the Po...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Trail Blazers beat Nuggets to set up NBA Western Conference final with Warriors Portland win Game 7 on road in Denver to take seriesNuggets miss 11 free-throws and blow 17-point leadCJ McCollum scored 37 points and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame a 17-point first-half deficit to beat the Denver Nuggets 100-96 on Sunday to ad...
21:32, 05/12/2019

Warriors 110, Trail Blazers 99 | Golden State leads series, 3-0: N.B.A. Playoffs: Warriors Rally to Put Trail Blazers on the Brink Draymond Green had a triple-double and Stephen Curry scored 36 points for Golden State, which is one win from its fifth straight trip to the N.B.A. finals....
22:32, 05/18/2019

Raptors take NBA Finals opener, beat Warriors 118-109 Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points and the Toronto Raptors won the first NBA Finals game played outside the U.S., beating the Golden State Warriors 118-109        ...
22:16, 05/30/2019

Raptors beat Warriors 123-109, take lead in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 on Wednesday night for a...
03:16, 06/06/2019

Raptors beat Warriors in landmark NBA Finals opener The Toronto Raptors, with the support of an entire nation behind them, won the first NBA Finals game played outside the United States with a thrilling 118-109 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday....
22:00, 05/30/2019

Raptors beat shorthanded Warriors, take 2-1 Finals lead The Toronto Raptors defeated a shorthanded Golden State Warriors squad 123-109 in Oakland on Wednesday to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven NBA Finals....
01:00, 06/06/2019

Toronto Raptors take NBA Finals opener, beat Warriors 118-109 Pascal Siakam scored a playoff career-high 32 points and the Raptors made a smashing NBA Finals debut, beating the Golden State Warriors 118-109 on Thursday night....
22:32, 05/30/2019

Raptors hit big shots, beat Warriors for 2-1 NBA Finals lead Danny Green, Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry kept finding answers for every big shot by Stephen Curry and the beat-up Warriors, and the Toronto Raptors grabbed a pivotal road win in the NBA Finals by beating Golden State 123-109 for a 2-1 series lead &...
21:16, 06/05/2019

NBA finals: Pascal Siakam soars as Raptors beat Warriors in Game 1 Golden State Warriors 109-118 Toronto RaptorsRaptors win first game of series in NBA finals debutAs it happened: Hunter Felt’s minute-by-minute reportSince the Toronto Raptors’ first NBA season in 1995, the team and their fans have suffered through o...
02:48, 05/31/2019

NBA finals: Warriors beat Raptors in Game 5 thriller to keep series alive As it happened: Golden State Warriors 106-105 Toronto RaptorsRaptors blow late lead as Warriors secure vital winToronto lead best-of-seven series 3-2 as teams head to OaklandKevin Durant sustains achilles injury in first-halfFor the first four games ...
00:32, 06/11/2019

'Our DNA shows up': Steph Curry reacts after Warriors beat Raptors to tie NBA finals – video Steph Curry has said that the Golden State Warriors’ mantra of strength in numbers is ‘not just marketing stuff’ and ‘showed up in our DNA’ after his team beat the Toronto Raptors in a tense Game 2 of the NBA finals.The Warriors levelled up the serie...
04:48, 06/03/2019

NBA finals: Curry's 47 points in vain as Raptors beat limping Warriors in Game 3 As it happened: Toronto Raptors 123-109 Golden State Warriors‘No place for that’: Courtside fan ejected for shoving LowryRaptors grab victory in Oakland for 2-1 series leadStephen Curry brilliant in defeat, scoring 47 pointsIt had been 20 long days s...
00:48, 06/06/2019

Raptors aim to top Bucks for NBA Finals berth TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors will be looking to move on and the visiting Milwaukee Bucks will be hoping to stay alive Saturday night in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals....
17:32, 05/24/2019

Kawhi trade pays off with Raptors' Finals berth As he has been throughout the playoffs, Kawhi Leonard was the difference-maker for the Raptors in Saturday night's Game 6, prompting president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri to label him "the best player in the league."...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Viswanathan Anand Confident Of Sealing Grand Chess Tour Finals Berth Viswanathan Anand, who finished a disappointing tied third in the Sinquefield Cup last month, needs 13 points from the remaining two legs in Bucharest and Kolkata....
10:16, 09/11/2019

Sportwatch: Lions beat Demons, Bulldogs beat Sharks, Warriors beat Panthers in golden point – as it happened AFL: Lions beat Demons 15.17 (107) to 11.8 (74)NRL: Bulldogs 14-12 SharksNRL: Warriors 18-19 PanthersAFL: Richmond beat St Kilda 16.7 (103) to 10.10 (70) 9.05am BST Thanks everyone for keeping me company on this afternoon of sport. Time for me to hea...
04:00, 06/30/2019

Do The Blazers Have A Chance Against The Warriors? Now that we have entered the dog days of the Western Conference playoffs, it is incumbent upon us to find ways to caricature the Portland Trail Blazers to keep up our interest in what most folks fully expect to be a desultory series against the Golde...
13:32, 05/13/2019

Another comeback gives Warriors 3-0 lead on Blazers Stephen Curry saved 21 of his game-high 36 points for the second half and Draymond Green recorded a triple-double Saturday night as the Golden State Warriors rallied to stun the host Portland Trail Blazers 110-99 for a 3-0 lead in their Western Confe...
22:00, 05/18/2019

Warriors on the verge of sweeping Trail Blazers SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Martin Rogers breaks down Game 3 of the Western Conference finals, where the Warriors used another big third quarter to beat the Blazers for a commanding 3-0 series lead.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

Warriors bury Blazers with treys, win opener OAKLAND, Calif. - - The Golden State Warriors are so used to playing in the Western Conference finals, they were in no hurry to do it for a fifth consecutive year Tuesday night....
01:48, 05/15/2019

Blazers vs. Warriors: How Portland can extend its amazing run Can the Portland Trail Blazers keep winning with house money? Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum and company enter their third straight series as underdogs Tuesday night when they visit the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals (E...
12:16, 05/14/2019

Blazers eye Game 3 breakthrough at home vs. Warriors The Portland Trail Blazers hope to take their improved play a step further on their home court Saturday night when they seek their first win of the Western Conference finals in Game 3 against the Golden State Warriors....
19:32, 05/17/2019

Warriors survive Blazers to take 2-0 series lead Draymond Green lobbed to Kevon Looney for a go-ahead hoop with 52.9 seconds remaining, then converted a Stephen Curry assist into a layup of his own 40 seconds later, allowing the Golden State Warriors to outlast the Portland Trail Blazers for a 114-...
22:16, 05/16/2019

Warriors steal win in closing seconds to go up 2-0 on Blazers Golden State stormed back from 17 points down, and Andre Iguodala sealed a 114-111 victory with a steal on Damian Lillard in the closing seconds.        ...
02:32, 05/17/2019

Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers Stephen Curry scores 37 points as Golden State Warriors hold off Portland Trail Blazers 114-111 in Western Conference finals        ...
02:32, 05/17/2019

Warriors look to complete sweep of Trail Blazers PORTLAND, Ore., - The Golden State Warriors will go for their second Western Conference finals sweep in the last three seasons Monday night when they visit the Portland Trail Blazers for Game 4 in the best-of-seven series....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Turkish TV Channel Won't Air Blazers-Warriors Because Of Enes Kanter Turkish NBA fans hoping to catch the Western Conference Finals won’t be able to do so on network TV. According to the schedule for the NBA’s official broadcaster in Turkey, the network S Sport will only carry the Eastern Conference Finals after previ...
15:16, 05/14/2019

Warriors show resilience to take 2-0 series lead on Blazers SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Martin Rogers breaks down Game 2 of the Western Conference finals, where the Warriors battled back to steal the win and take a 2-0 series lead on the Blazers.        ...
02:32, 05/17/2019

| Curry powers Warriors over Blazers in series opener Stephen Curry draine nine three-pointers on the way to 36 points Tuesday to propel the Golden State Warriors to a 116-94 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers in game one of the NBA Western Conference finals....
23:32, 05/14/2019

NBA round-up: Warriors thrash Blazers to end losing streak "Kevin Durant scored 14 of his game-high 32 points in a second-quarter run-away\r\non Friday night, as the Golden State Warriors snapped a four-game losing streak\r\nwith a 125-97 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers in Oakland, Calif."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors, Blazers both enter Game 4 banged up Though the Golden State Warriors have won all three games of the Western Conference finals thus far against Portland, the series is taking its toll on both teams....
19:32, 05/19/2019

Lillard, Trail Blazers aim to give Warriors a battle Damian Lillard hopes to close down his hometown arena on his own terms when the Portland Trail Blazers take on the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference finals, a best-of-seven series that tips off Tuesday night ...
20:16, 05/13/2019

CJ McCollum erupts as Blazers secure Warriors showdown DENVER — CJ McCollum scored 37 points and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame a 17-point first-half deficit to beat the Denver Nuggets 100-96 on Sunday to advance to the Western Conference Finals for the first time since 2000. Evan Turner, who score...
21:48, 05/12/2019

Damian Lillard, CJ McCollum need to be better for Blazers to have any chance vs. Warriors Damian Lillard and CJ McCollum weren't among the top-five players on the court in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals. And that needs to change.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Warriors bury Blazers with another big quarter for 3-0 series lead The Warriors did it again, using a big third quarter to erase a halftime deficit and run past the Blazers 110-99 for a commanding 3-0 series lead.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

What's Left Of The Warriors Completes Sweep Of The Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors, minus Kevin Durant, minus DeMarcus Cousins, minus Andre Iguodala, completed a four-game sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night, overcoming another 17-point deficit, and another Meyers Leonard Game, and Draymond Gr...
23:16, 05/20/2019

Damian Lillard has separated ribs in Warriors-Blazers twist Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard has been playing through separated ribs, according to multiple reports late Saturday night after Portland fell into an 0-3 hole against the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference finals. Lillard to...
11:16, 05/19/2019

Opinion: Trail Blazers need to get nasty vs. Warriors to avoid humiliation It's time for the Portland Trail Blazers to get nasty because, hey – if not in the Western Conference finals vs. the Golden State Warriors, when?        ...
17:16, 05/16/2019

Stephen Curry explodes for 36 points as Warriors rip Trail Blazers OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shooting touch in a hurry to get Golden State on a roll. Portland’s defenders were too far back in the paint or a step behind all night. “Practice shots,”...
01:16, 05/15/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant to miss Games 3 and 4 vs. Blazers Kevin Durant's strained right calf was re-evaluated before Game 2 and "has shown good progress," but he is still not ready to return to the court.        ...
19:48, 05/16/2019

C.J. McCollum rallies Blazers past Nuggets in Game 7 for spot in West finals C.J. McCollum poured in 37 points as the Blazers rallied from 17 down to beat the Nuggets in Game 7 and reach the Western Conference finals.        ...
16:48, 05/12/2019

Trail Blazers Solve Many Of Game 1's Problems, Still Narrowly Fall To The Warriors The Portland Trail Blazers made a real contest out of Game 2 of their Western Conference Finals series against the Golden State Warriors. After getting blown out in Game 1, head coach Terry Stots rejiggered his lineups and—thank God—his defensive app...
01:16, 05/17/2019

Basketball: Blazers' Lillard left in limbo by Warriors’ wall of defense Portland leading scorer Damian Lillard has had a difficult time with a hovering Golden State defense and, with his team facing elimination from the NBA Western Conference finals, the Trail Blazer All-Star has a decision to make....
12:48, 05/19/2019

Turkish TV station refuses to air Western Conference Finals over Trail Blazers' Enes Kanter Portland Trail Blazers center Enes Kanter is by far Turkey’s best basketball player in the NBA and even though he is playing in the Western Conference Finals one TV station will not be airing his games....
10:00, 05/15/2019

Curry soars as Warriors rally from 15-point deficit to Trail Blazers in Game 2 Curry pours in 37 points as Warriors take 2-0 series leadCJ McCollum misses driving jumper with 32 seconds leftThese Golden State Warriors have long been able to score in fabulous, jaw-dropping flurries. Down by eight to the Portland Trail Blazers at...
01:32, 05/17/2019

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for at least Game 1 against Trail Blazers Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant was ruled out for at least Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
03:33, 05/14/2019

Steph Curry lifts Golden State Warriors to Game 1 win over Portland Trail Blazers With Kevin Durant out injured, Steph Curry took over Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, scoring 36 points in the Warriors' win over the Blazers.        ...
00:32, 05/15/2019

Curry, Green triple-doubles lead Warriors to series sweep over Trail Blazers The Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 overtime victory Monday night to sweep the Portland Trail Blazers....
23:48, 05/20/2019

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant to miss Game 2 against Portland Trail Blazers Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant is not expected to play in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
09:32, 05/16/2019

Warriors vs. Raptors: Best of the NBA Finals The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
20:00, 06/01/2019

Analysis: Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals Analysis: Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals: They're playing for a chance to be called a dynasty        ...
00:32, 05/30/2019

How the Warriors Survived Game 5 of the N.B.A. Finals The Warriors avoided elimination Monday night against the Raptors but lost Kevin Durant to an Achilles’ tendon injury that could keep him out through next season....
23:16, 06/10/2019

Warriors Come Alive In Third Quarter, Even NBA Finals For one and a half games of the 2019 NBA Finals, it looked like the Toronto Raptors were the better team. Then the first six minutes of Game 2’s third quarter happened....
21:00, 06/02/2019

N.B.A. Finals: Warriors Tie Series With Raptors A starting lineup change and a huge third quarter helped Golden State beat Toronto, but the win came with injuries to Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney....
23:00, 06/02/2019

NBA Finals: Best photos from Raptors-Warriors The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
00:32, 05/30/2019

Warriors' Looney likely out for Finals with fracture Looney "will be out indefinitely," the Warriors confirmed Monday night, following an MRI in the San Francisco Bay Area after he missed the second half of Sunday's 109-104 NBA Finals Game 2 victory at the Toronto Raptors....
22:16, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals Game 2: Warriors at Raptors Can Toronto do it again in Game 2 in front of another raucous crowd? Or will the Warriors bounce back in their hopes of a fourth championship in five seasons?...
08:16, 06/02/2019

Warriors first to 5 Finals in row since 1966 Celtics The Warriors came back from a double digit second half deficit for the third straight game to sweep the Blazers and secure their fifth straight Finals appearance....
21:16, 05/20/2019

Ranking the top 30 Warriors and Raptors in the Finals Steph or Kawhi? Klay or Lowry? And where should sidelined stars Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins check in? We're ranking the top 30 players in the Finals....
07:16, 05/30/2019

Warriors' Curry set for Toronto homecoming in NBA Finals When the NBA Finals begins in Toronto on Thursday it will be much more than the latest stop en route to a potential fourth championship for Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry but rather a homecoming of sorts....
16:00, 05/29/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors vs. Raptors schedule and TV times It all comes down to this. The long playoff journey has arrived at the NBA Finals. It's the Warriors and Raptors for the Larry O'Brien Trophy.        ...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Warriors heavy favorites over Raptors for Finals Toronto opened as a +260 underdog at Caesars Sportsbook in the series. In the past eight NBA Finals, only last season's Cavaliers were larger underdogs to start than the Raptors....
01:48, 05/26/2019

What, them worry? Warriors confident despite NBA Finals hole TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors are rugged and relentless, capable of punishing teams in transition any time they make a mistake. The Golden State Warriors felt like they were seeing a version of themselves in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and now the...
15:00, 06/01/2019

Report: Warriors' Looney could return in Finals Golden State big man Kevon Looney could see action in the NBA Finals, despite suffering an upper-body cartilage fracture in the Game 2 of the series against the Toronto Raptors, according to a report....
13:00, 06/06/2019

Raptors rip Warriors to take commanding 3-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. — It may now be all up to Kevin Durant and the state of his calf strain to save the Warriors from doom. Before Friday’s Game 4 of the NBA Finals, Steve Kerr was asked about this being potentially the final Warriors game at Oracle Aren...
03:48, 06/08/2019

Raptors braced for big response from Warriors in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors scored an impressive win over the two-times defending champion Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals opener and are now preparing for what could be a mighty response....
18:48, 05/31/2019

Warriors outlast Raptors to square NBA Finals at 1-1 The two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors used a massive third quarter to overcame a sluggish start and secure a 109-104 win over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday that squared the NBA Finals at one game apiece....
23:48, 06/02/2019

Warriors heavily favored over Raptors in NBA Finals The Golden State Warriors are favored in the NBA Finals for the fifth consecutive year, as they opened as heavy favorites against the Toronto Raptors late Saturday night....
00:16, 05/26/2019

Warriors vs. Raptors: Why the NBA Finals lines are going crazy Betting-market makers must act conservatively with game and series prices in the NBA Finals right now because of question marks involving key Golden State Warriors. — Klay Thompson has suffered a hamstring strain that could inhibit his movement and s...
12:32, 06/05/2019

NBA Finals: Raptors, Warriors players ranked LeBron James isn't playing in the NBA Finals for the first time in eight years, but fear not: there's still an overwhelming amount of talent.        ...
08:16, 05/30/2019

NBA Finals: It’s Kawhi Leonard vs. the Warriors’ dynasty TORONTO — It’s “The Canadian Klaw” versus “The Dynasty.” Canada is all about basketball this week as it hosts its first NBA Finals game Thursday at Scotiabank Arena. Kawhi Leonard’s underdog Raptors battle a Warriors juggernaut that still looks like ...
09:00, 05/30/2019

Warriors' Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals The Golden State Warriors said Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can return during the series....
15:48, 05/23/2019

Watch: Trail Blazers' Seth Curry steals ball from Warriors' Stephen Curry Portland Trail Blazers guard Seth Curry one-upped his brother and Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry in the second quarter of Game 2 on Thursday night....
23:00, 05/16/2019

Report: Warriors' Kevin Durant won't play in Game 1 vs. Trail Blazers Calf injury will keep Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant from playing in opener of Western Conference finals against Portland Trail Blazers.        ...
18:00, 05/13/2019

Currys are 'royal family of NBA', Steph and Seth have made Warriors-Blazers special As Steph Curry moves to brink of another NBA Finals with Golden State, Seth steps out from his older brother's shadow with Portland.        ...
20:00, 05/20/2019

Warriors hang on to stay alive, win Game 5 of NBA Finals Stephen Curry scored 31 points, Klay Thompson added 26 and they led a season-saving surge that gave the Golden State Warriors a 106-105 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Monday night in Game 5 of the NBA Finals....
21:00, 06/10/2019

Warriors’ Klay Thompson set to return for NBA Finals Game 4 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson is scheduled to play in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday night, while Kevin Durant remains sidelined as he works back from a strained right calf. Thompson will be on the court as long as he doesn’t have an...
13:32, 06/06/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors' Klay Thompson will have MRI on left hamstring Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson will have an MRI on his left hamstring after leaving Sunday's NBA Finals Game 2 victory over the Toronto Raptors....
14:00, 06/03/2019

Opinion: Kawhi Leonard getting vengeance against Warriors in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard says he isn't out for revenge for 2017, but the Warriors must feel like the Raptors star has a score to settle this NBA Finals.       ...
23:48, 06/07/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors rule out Kevin Durant for Game 2 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant, who is recovering from a right calf strain, has been ruled out for Game 2 of the NBA Finals, head coach Steve Kerr said....
20:00, 05/31/2019

Rest for the weary: Warriors will only get stronger with break before NBA Finals These six straight wins since Kevin Durant went down have been as impressive a stretch as coach Steve Kerr has had during his tenure.        ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors clear Kevin Durant to practice Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant has officially been cleared to practice and could play in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, head coach Steve Kerr said Sunday....
15:16, 06/09/2019

Nothing gold can stay: Warriors at crossroads after Finals loss The Golden State Warriors, a basketball dynasty that redefined the sport with their long range shooting and small ball lineups, face an offseason of uncertainty after falling short in their bid to win a third consecutive NBA title on Thursday....
07:16, 06/14/2019

Warriors impose will in third to even Finals with Kevin Durant looming TORONTO — For the first part of the third quarter, it was no Canada. As in a complete zero. The two-time defending-champion Warriors were confident they would respond with vengeance from their Game 1 loss and waited until after intermission Sunday to...
23:00, 06/02/2019

Warriors stun Raptors to keep NBA Finals hopes alive  TORONTO – Kevin Durant’s gutsy return lasted less than 15 minutes before he appeared to re-injure his right calf. But Durant’s presence and subsequent absence spurred the Warriors to keep alive their season in a 106-105 Game 5 triumph Monday over the...
20:48, 06/10/2019

Durant travels with the Warriors to Toronto ahead of finals Kevin Durant is traveling with the Golden State Warriors to Toronto for the first two games of the NBA Finals, leaving open the chance he could be ready to return from a strained right calf in time for Game 2....
03:48, 05/29/2019

Warriors give exiting Drake earful after NBA Finals win The Warriors had some words for Drake again – this time as the rapper was leaving the building. Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson were about to head back into the Warriors locker room after greeting their teammates following a 109-104 win over the Rapto...
23:00, 06/02/2019

Curry, Warriors take Game 1 of Western Conference finals Stephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shooting touch in a hurry to get Golden State on a roll. Portland's defenders were too far back in the paint or a step behind all night....
04:48, 05/15/2019

Warriors won’t let injuries hamper finals push, says Jerebko The Golden State Warriors will not be letting injuries to Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins come between them and a third straight NBA title, the club’s power forward Jonas Jerebko told Reuters on Wednesday....
16:00, 05/29/2019

Raptors roll past Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals TORONTO — No Kevin Durant. Problem. The Warriors’ air of invincibility got crushed in Canada in the first-ever NBA Finals game north of the border, as the Raptors gritted their way behind Pascal Siakam to a commanding 118-109 Game 1 victory Thursday ...
22:00, 05/30/2019

Knicks one of biggest losers from Warriors’ painful NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors and the Knicks lost the NBA Finals — a gruesome two-week battleground that has disfigured the face of the once-pretty 2019 free-agent class. In the aftermath of the Warriors’ crushing 114-110 Game 6 loss to Toronto late...
18:00, 06/14/2019

Warriors move to conference finals despite missing Durant The Golden State Warriors get past Houston Rockets without Kevin Durant to continue quest for third straight title        ...
01:16, 05/11/2019

Warriors’ Andre Iguodala is the NBA Finals’ most dangerous afterthought OAKLAND – After Andre Iguodala buried another huge NBA Finals dagger with 5.9 seconds left Sunday night to quiet Canada, Warriors sharpshooter Stephen Curry was near the Toronto sidelines and started jabbering something toward Raptors coach Nick Nurs...
18:32, 06/03/2019

Warriors reach fifth straight NBA Finals in dramatic fashion SportsPulse: The Warriors dynasty has reached its fifth straight Finals. And by the looks of it, they look primed to win the third straight title.        ...
23:48, 05/20/2019

NBA Finals: Expert picks to win Raptors-Warriors series, MVP We make our picks for the NBA Finals, which begin tonight when the Warriors head to Scotiabank Arena for Game 1 against the Raptors.        ...
07:00, 05/30/2019

DeMarcus Cousins’ Finals return more than a Warriors boost OAKLAND, Calif. — Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins has emerged just in time for his stock to skyrocket before NBA free agency begins June 30. Cousins’ signing to a heavily discounted one-year, $5 million pact last summer was done with Sunday — in a h...
22:32, 06/03/2019

Warriors sputter at times, fall in Game 1 of NBA Finals Warriors' offense sputters at times, and the defending champs fall in Game 1 of NBA Finals to Toronto        ...
22:16, 05/30/2019

Raptors eliminate Bucks, will face Warriors in NBA Finals TORONTO — Kyle Lowry stole the ball and pushed it ahead, then waited for Kawhi Leonard to arrive before feeding his All-Star teammate for a thunderous one-handed slam over Giannis Antetokounmpo. “The building exploded after that dunk,” Leonard said. ...
09:16, 05/26/2019

Warriors ban minority owner from NBA Finals after pushing incident The Golden State Warriors have banned team minority owner Mark Stevens from the rest of the NBA Finals following a pushing incident involving Raptors guard Kyle Lowry in Wednesday night's Game 3 loss....
16:32, 06/06/2019

Warriors Durant, Cousins may miss Western Conference Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kevin Durant and DeMarcus Cousins won’t necessarily return from injuries in time to play for the Golden State Warriors during the Western Conference Finals against the Portland Trail Blazers. Durant is likely to miss at l...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Time is running out for Kevin Durant’s return to Warriors in NBA Finals OAKLAND – A hobbled Klay Thompson is expected back for Friday’s Game 4 but Kevin Durant won’t join him, according to Warriors coach Steve Kerr. The hope KD would make it back by Game 4 has been torpedoed after he was not cleared for Thursday’s practi...
17:32, 06/06/2019

The Warriors aren't losing the Finals, the Raptors are taking it SportsPulse: Much will be made about the demise of the Warriors dynasty and the absence of Kevin Durant, but it is time to give props to the Toronto Raptors. They look and are playing like champions.       ...
23:48, 06/07/2019

Raptors not letting Warriors' injuries change their focus in NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors may have a prime opportunity to jump ahead in the NBA Finals given the whack of injuries that have plagued the Golden State Warriors but they are not changing their approach to the pivotal contest....
17:32, 06/04/2019

Warriors make it official: Kevin Durant out for Game 1 of NBA Finals Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday and he might not travel with the team to Toronto due to his calf injury, coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Monday. Kerr said that injured center DeMarcu...
00:16, 05/28/2019

Warriors installed as Finals favorite over TBD Bucks-Raptors winner Golden State clinched a spot in a fifth consecutive NBA Finals and sportsbooks installed the Warriors as the favorites against an opponent to be determined from the Eastern Conference....
13:00, 05/21/2019

Kevin Durant to practice as Warriors now pray for NBA Finals miracle TORONTO – It looks like Kevin Durant is ready to pull a Willis Reed on Monday night in a do-or-die Game 5 for the Warriors. Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Durant was cleared for Sunday’s practice and would scrimmage with some of the younger players –...
14:00, 06/09/2019

Injury-hit Warriors ready to lean on 'rock' Curry in NBA Finals The banged-up Golden State Warriors are ready to turn to Stephen Curry, the team's heart and soul, in the NBA Finals as they try to overcome injuries in search of a fourth championship in five years....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Opinion: Warriors' uncommon belief in themselves has lifted them to NBA Finals yet again On top of the Warriors' prodigious talent is an unmatched hunger to win and belief in themselves. That combination has them in the NBA Finals again.        ...
23:48, 05/20/2019

NBA Finals: Why Steve Kerr is confident Warriors will bounce back TORONTO — The Warriors are in new territory in the NBA Finals in their fifth straight appearance. Before Thursday, they had never lost Game 1. Coach Steve Kerr’s excuse after his team’s convincing loss to Toronto was less about Kevin Durant’s absence...
02:32, 06/02/2019

Warriors level NBA finals after third-quarter surge against Raptors in Game 2 Golden State Warriors 109-104 Toronto RaptorsAs it happened: Hunter Felt’s minute-by-minute reportNBA finals now level at 1-1 going in Wednesday’s Game 3Draymond Green knew the Golden State Warriors could improve. Backed by the confidence that comes ...
20:32, 06/02/2019

Warriors expect Kevin Durant back for Game 4 of NBA Finals The Warriors looked like they were missing Kevin Durant for the first time on Thursday night, and now they have a sense for when he could be back. Yahoo Sports reported on Friday, the morning after the Raptors’ 118-109 win in Game 1 of the NBA ...
08:32, 05/31/2019

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry favored to win NBA Finals MVP Golden State star point guard Stephen Curry is the favorite to capture the NBA Finals MVP Award as the Warriors prepare for Game 1 against the Toronto Raptors....
12:16, 05/29/2019

NBA Finals: From possible fourth title to implosion. How will Warriors dynasty be defined? Golden State is trying to win its fourth title in five years. But free agency and other moves could shake up the roster this summer. How will it end?        ...
15:48, 05/30/2019

Warriors vs Raptors live stream: how to watch the 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere The 2019 NBA Finals lineup is set and the Golden State Warriors will take on the Toronto Raptors in a best-of-seven series to see which team will be this year’s NBA champion. If you’re looking for a Warriors vs Raptors live stream, then...
16:32, 05/30/2019

Watch: Warriors fan shoves Raptors' Kyle Lowry, gets ejected from NBA Finals A Golden State Warriors fan was ejected after shoving Toronto Raptors star Kyle Lowry while he was sitting courtside during Game 3 of the NBA Finals....
10:48, 06/06/2019

Opinion: Bucks, Warriors sweeps would set stage for ultimate NBA Finals battle Both NBA conference finals have the potential to turn into blowouts, with the possibility of a pair of sweeps still on the table.        ...
11:48, 05/18/2019

Kawhi Leonard shines as Raptors take commanding 3-1 lead on Warriors in NBA Finals With Kawhi Leonard leading the way, the Toronto Raptors took a commanding 3-1 lead on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.       ...
23:48, 06/07/2019

Kevin Durant plans to make NBA finals return for Warriors, according to report Two-time NBA finals MVP has missed entire series so farESPN reports Durant plans to play in Game 5 on Monday nightGolden State are 3-1 down to Toronto in best-of-seven series Kevin Durant practiced on Monday morning but the Golden State Warriors will...
14:00, 06/10/2019

NBA finals Game 2: Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors – live! Stephen Curry and Co look to level series in CanadaEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFelt 12.20am BST Well, it’s been three days and yet it still feels like we haven’t gotten enough time to properly adjust to the Toronto Raptors’ 118-10...
16:32, 06/02/2019

Toronto Raptors v Golden State Warriors: NBA finals Game 6 – live! Email Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFeltDurant undergoes surgery for ruptured achilles tendon 1.06am BST PreambleSomehow, we’ve reached Game 6 of one of the oddest and most impossible to predict NBA Finals I can remember in a long while. ...
17:16, 06/13/2019

NBA finals Game 4: Toronto Raptors v Golden State Warriors – live! Raptors look to take commanding 3-1 series lead in OaklandTweet Hunter at @HunterFelt or email him 11.39pm BST Hunter will be here shortly. In the meantime here’s Oliver Connolly’s look back at Game 3. Related: The Toronto Raptors achieved a rare fea...
17:16, 06/07/2019

Golden State Warriors had a longer break than the Raptors before the finals. Does it matter? Toronto will be on their fifth day off and the Warriors on their 10th before they play Game 1 at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday night. Does that make a difference?...
13:16, 05/30/2019

Golden State Warriors win Game 2, even up the NBA Finals series against Toronto Raptors The Golden State Warriors grabbed home-court advantage in the NBA Finals after beating the Toronto Raptors in Game 2.        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

Warriors not letting NBA Finals status dictate Durant's return date The Golden State Warriors are in an unfamiliar position after losing the opening game of the NBA Finals but head coach Steve Kerr said on Friday that will not force them to rush injured Kevin Durant back into the lineup....
18:48, 05/31/2019

Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors: NBA finals Game 5 – live! Toronto lead best-of-seven series 3-1 heading into fifth gameEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFeltSteve Kerr confirms Kevin Durant will return for Game 5 2.05am BST Toronto Raptors startersKyle Lowry – G 2.04am BST Golden State Warrior...
18:16, 06/10/2019

Golden State Warriors reach NBA Finals: Their fifth straight appearance by the numbers The Golden State Warriors are heading to the NBA Finals for the fifth consecutive season. Here is a look at some incredible numbers from their run.        ...
23:48, 05/20/2019

Toronto Raptors take Game 1 of NBA finals, defeat Golden State Warriors 118-109 The Toronto Raptors, led by Pascal Siakam, defeated the Golden State Warriors 118-109 in Game 1 of the NBA Finals Thursday night, despite a late-game push from the defending champs....
21:00, 05/30/2019

Curry leads second-half blitz as Warriors move within one game of NBA finals Golden State beat Portland 110-99 to go 3-0 up in seriesBlazers led by 13 points at half-time before comebackDraymond Green notches triple-double; Curry scores 36 pointsDraymond Green had 20 points, 13 rebounds and 12 assists, and the Golden State Wa...
22:16, 05/18/2019

NBA finals Game 1: Golden State Warriors v Toronto Raptors – live! Our writers give their predictions for this year’s seriesEmail Hunter with your thoughts or tweet @HunterFeltBest-of-seven series starts in Toronto’s Scotiabank Arena 6.33pm BST Hunter will be here shortly. In the meantime, here’s how our writers see...
17:00, 05/30/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Three keys to watch for in Game 2 as Warriors try to regroup against Raptors Golden State needs to improve its transition defense and get scoring from its bench if it is going to bounce back against Toronto in Game 2.        ...
16:48, 05/31/2019

NBA finals Game 3: Toronto Raptors v Golden State Warriors – live! Warriors host Raptors in Game 3 with series tied at one game apieceThe NBA wants female head coaches. But how feasible is that goal?Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him 1.21am BST The Warriors are departing Oakland after this season for a new $1...
17:32, 06/05/2019

NBA Finals odds: Golden State Warriors heavy favorites over Toronto Raptors The Golden State Warriors opened as favorites in the NBA Finals for a fifth straight year despite the murky status of superstar forward Kevin Durant....
13:32, 05/26/2019

NBA finals: Klay Thompson a game-time decision as injuries mount for Warriors Kevin Durant and Kevon Looney will not play in Game 3Golden State and Toronto tied 1-1 in best-of seven seriesThe Golden State Warriors will take the floor once more without two-time reigning NBA finals MVP Kevin Durant, counting on their depth and h...
17:48, 06/05/2019

Finals-bound Raptors channel Kawhi Leonard’s focus as Warriors await Kyle Lowry couldn’t wipe the smile off his face. Kawhi Leonard accepted a hug from Drake. But the Raptors' collective focus remained on their upcoming series with the back-to-back champion Golden State Warriors, rather than on their long-awaited post...
05:48, 05/26/2019

‘We don’t really know these guys’: Toronto Raptors, Golden State Warriors speak at NBA Finals media day The Raptors took the two regular-season games between the teams but fast forward to Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and you have two very different lineups facing off....
17:16, 05/29/2019

Stephen Curry aced his moment of truth, propelling Warriors to West finals The plan had been for Curry to carry the offense with Kevin Durant sidelined, yet the two-time MVP still hadn’t scored a single point by halftime. He then scored 33 second-half points to lead Golden State to a 118-113 win that clinched a fifth consec...
11:48, 05/11/2019

Raptors vs Warriors live stream: how to watch Game 3 of 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere After the shock of the Game 1 loss, Golden State Warriors have squared up their seven-game NBA Finals series against the Toronto Raptors. Now the franchises travel to Oakland for the next two games - which way will it turn next? If you’re look...
17:00, 06/05/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant out for NBA Finals Game 3; Klay Thompson is questionable The injury-plagued Warriors will go without two-time Finals MVP Kevin Durant for Game 3 in Oakland. The series with the Raptors is tied 1-1.        ...
13:16, 06/04/2019

Warriors vs Raptors live stream: how to watch Game 5 of 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere Whichever way you spin it, the 2019 NBA Finals has turned in to something very special. Either the Toronto Raptors are going to walk away with their first every NBA championship, or the Golden State Warriors are going to claw back the basketball seri...
18:16, 06/10/2019

NBA Finals: Ranking Raptors and Warriors players, from Kevin Durant to Norman Powell LeBron James isn't playing in the NBA Finals for the first time in eight years, but fear not: there's still an overwhelming amount of talent.        ...
07:00, 05/30/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Warriors' Kevin Durant ruled out for Game 2 against Raptors The Golden State forward will miss his seventh consecutive playoff game with an injured calf as the Warriors look to rebound against the Raptors.        ...
13:00, 05/31/2019

Opinion: Warriors-Rockets drama gives Eastern Conference teams hope for NBA Finals Reality dictates that an NBA champ coming from somewhere in the vicinity of the Atlantic Coast hinges on what happens between Golden State and Houston.        ...
19:48, 04/29/2019

Warriors' DeMarcus Cousins returns from quad injury in Game 1 of NBA Finals DeMarcus Cousins returned to the Warriors lineup in the opener of the NBA Finals after a left quad injury in Game 2 of the first round.        ...
22:16, 05/30/2019

Raptors vs Warriors live stream: how to watch Game 6 of 2019 NBA Finals online from anywhere They were so close! The Toronto Raptors were within a point of claiming their first ever NBA championship on Monday, but the Warriors survived and now bring their Canadian opponents back to Oakland for Game 6 in the 2019 NBA Finals. You’ve com...
15:48, 06/13/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors stars criticize Raptors fans after Kevin Durant's injury Golden State Warriors stars DeMarcus Cousins and Klay Thompson criticized Toronto Raptors fans who cheered when Warriors forward Kevin Durant was injured midway in Game 5 of the NBA Finals....
09:16, 06/11/2019

Can the Raptors beat the Warriors again? Can Toronto do it again in Game 2 in front of another raucous crowd? Or will the Warriors bounce back in their hopes of a fourth championship in five seasons?...
11:48, 06/02/2019

The Rockets Still Believe They Can Beat the Warriors. Are They Right? The most intriguing question in the NBA is whether the Rockets can beat the Warriors. The answer may be in an obscure academic paper written by a future NBA general manager....
10:00, 04/28/2019

Pascal Siakam's big night leads Raptors past Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals Pascal Siakam scored 32 points to lead the Raptors to a 118-109 win, the Warriors' first Game 1 loss during their streak of five straight NBA Finals.        ...
22:16, 05/30/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant expected to practice with goal of returning in Game 5 of NBA Finals Warriors star Kevin Durant is expected to practice and do an extra workout with younger players on Sunday with the hope that he can play in Game 5.       ...
12:00, 06/09/2019

NBA Finals: Toronto Raptors look to regain series lead with Game 3 win over Golden State Warriors The game at Oracle Arena, scheduled to begin at 9 p.m. ET on Wednesday, comes three days after the Raptors lost 109-104 at Scotiabank Arena, giving up a five-point lead at the half....
04:00, 06/05/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors' Kevin Durant officially out for Game 1, DeMarcus Cousins questionable Warriors coach Steve Kerr confirmed Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday, while DeMarcus Cousins is questionable.        ...
22:32, 05/27/2019

Draymond Green keys Game 3 comeback, carrying Warriors to cusp of fifth straight Finals Green notches a triple-double as Golden State overcomes 13-point halftime deficit to topple Portland, 110-99, to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Western Conference finals....
04:00, 05/19/2019

Bruins beat Blues in game 1 of NHL Stanley Cup Finals on NBC BOSTON (AP) – Forty-nine years after Boston’s Bobby Orr flew through the air following his Stanley Cup-clinching goal against St. Louis, Bruins defensemen Connor Clifton and Charlie McAvoy played a huge role in a Game 1 win over the Blues...
23:00, 05/27/2019

Warriors' Andre Iguodala left wide open for NBA Finals Game 2-clinching 3-pointer Andre Iguodala was left wide open for the clinching 3-pointer in Game 2 of the NBA Finals. The Raptors deny disrespecting the Warriors' swingman.        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

Opinion: Raptors deserve celebration, but Warriors' injuries denied NBA fans classic Finals This will be remembered as one of the saddest finals we’ve seen. Because of what it could have been. Because we watched so many stars get injured.       ...
22:48, 06/13/2019

Warriors' future uncertain following Finals loss, injuries to Klay Thompson, Kevin Durant The serious injuries to Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson, combined with uncertainty in free agency, raises considerable issues for Golden State.       ...
09:32, 06/14/2019

Warriors coach Steve Kerr wears ‘Vote For Our Lives’ shirt ahead of NBA Finals Game 2 Kerr sported a black T-shirt at his media availability about 90 minutes before Sunday's tip-off with the slogan "Vote For Our Lives" in response to the latest mass shooting in the United States....
19:32, 06/02/2019

NBA playoffs: Rockets beat Warriors to even series at 2-2 SportsPulse: The Warriors-Rockets series has gone from good to great. USA TODAY Sports’ Martin Rogers breaks down how Houston bounced back and tied the series at 2-2.        ...
10:00, 05/07/2019

Oh Canada! Raptors beat Warriors to win first NBA title The Toronto Raptors delivered Canada its first NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration....
22:16, 06/13/2019

The Latest: Raptors beat Warriors, win Game 1 118-109 TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from the NBA Finals and Thursday’s Game 1 between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors (all times local): 11:40 p.m. Pascal Siakam scored 32 points, and the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Finals game by t...
02:00, 05/31/2019

Warriors owner's wife says Beyonce fans made death threats over Game 3 moment in NBA Finals Nicole Curran, wife of Warriors owner Joseph Lacob, says Beyonce fans have been making death threats after perceived drama in Game 3 of NBA Finals.       ...
19:16, 06/07/2019

Strength in numbers: The Raptors beat the Warriors at their own game The Warriors' blueprint was to make things tough on Kawhi Leonard. It worked. But Golden State wasn't prepared for Pascal Siakam and Toronto's band of non-stars....
04:48, 05/31/2019

Raptors capture first NBA title, beat Warriors in Game 6 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors captured Canada’s first NBA championship with their most remarkable road win yet in the franchise’s NBA Finals debut, outlasting the battered and depleted two-time defending cha...
21:16, 06/13/2019

NBA Playoffs: Rockets Beat Warriors Series Tied 2-2 USA TODAY Sports’ Martin Rogers breaks down how the Rockets tied their series with the Warriors at 2.        ...
00:48, 05/07/2019

LeBron James calls for 'swift action' against Warriors part-owner who shoved Kyle Lowry in NBA Finals Game 3 Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James called Thursday for "swift action" to be taken against a part-owner of the Golden State Warriors who shoved Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry....
17:32, 06/06/2019

Costa Rica beat Bermuda to advance to Gold Cup quarter-finals Goals from Mayron George and Elias Aguilar helped Costa Rica to a 2-1 victory over Bermuda in Texas on Thursday that also earned them a place in the quarter-finals of the Gold Cup with a match to spare....
23:00, 06/20/2019

England beat Cameroon to reach quarter-finals amid VAR drama At times it was as chaotic as the traffic in downtown Yaoundé, Cameroon’s capital, at rush hour but, when the dust finally settled, England’s “Benevolent Leader” had outsmarted the coach dubbed “Mean Dog” and the Lionesses were in the last eight.As b...
12:00, 06/23/2019

Raptors send Toronto into raptures as they beat Warriors to take first NBA title Raptors win 114-110 over Warriors in dramatic Game 6Thompson (30 points) sidelined by injury in third quarterLowry and Siakam lead way for Toronto with 26 apieceKawhi Leonard named NBA finals Most Valuable PlayerAs it happened: Raptors beat Warriors ...
00:16, 06/14/2019

Kevin Durant's Achilles Seems To Be Intact, But The Warriors Have To Beat The Rockets Without Him The good news for Warriors fans: An MRI this afternoon confirmed that Kevin Durant’s scary-looking non-contact injury Wednesday night was actually a right calf strain. The last time Durant strained his calf, he was only out for a week, which means he...
17:48, 05/09/2019

Toronto Raptors beat Golden State Warriors for first NBA championship The Toronto Raptors dethroned the defending champion Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the Finals to capture their first NBA championship in franchise history....
01:48, 06/14/2019

Toronto Raptors beat Golden State Warriors to win first NBA title The Toronto Raptors became the first Canadian team to win an NBA title with a 114-110 victory over the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors on Thursday that set off a country-wide celebration....
22:32, 06/13/2019

Marta becomes record scorer at World Cup finals as Brazil beat Italy to reach last 16 Marta becomes the record goalscorer at World Cup finals as her 17th goal gives Brazil victory over Italy in Group C and a place in the last 16 in France....
04:00, 06/19/2019

Blues Beat Bruins, but Officiating Takes Center Stage at Stanley Cup Finals An official appeared to miss a penalty by a St. Louis Blues player, setting off a sequence that allowed them to score the decisive goal in a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins....
06:32, 06/07/2019

USA beat Brazil to reach 2020 Olympics and Fiba World Cup quarter-finals Americans will now face France for a place in the semi-finalsArgentina also qualify for Olympics after USA victoryThe first mission for Team USA is complete: the Americans are going to the Tokyo Olympics. And now the Fiba World Cup quarter-finals awa...
09:32, 09/09/2019

Daniil Medvedev uses boos to beat Stan Wawrinka and reach semi-finals • Russian wins 7-6 (6), 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 at US Open• Medvedev reaches his first slam semi-finalAs Daniil Medvedev stepped on to Arthur Ashe Stadium for the first grand slam quarter-final of his career, he was greeted by the familiar song that has come t...
21:48, 09/03/2019

PKL 7: UP Yoddha Outfox Bengal Warriors, Bengaluru Beat Tamil Thalaivas UP Yoddha produced a defensive masterclass to outfox Bengal Warriors 32-29 in a Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 contest at the Sree Kanteerava Stadium in Bengaluru....
12:00, 09/01/2019

Opinion: Warriors need Kevin Durant if they want to beat Raptors for NBA title three-peat Golden State is trailing in the NBA Finals for the first time during its spectacular run, and it's clear now the Warriors aren't better without KD.        ...
22:16, 05/30/2019

No ref controversy this time as Golden State Warriors beat Houston Rockets in Game 2 The referees weren't part of the narrative this time as the Warriors won a ferociously contested Game 2 over the Rockets.        ...
00:00, 05/01/2019

Warriors beat Rockets for 3-2 NBA playoff series lead but suffer Durant injury Houston Rockets 99-104 Golden State WarriorsDurant to have MRI on Thursday to determine extent of injuryHouston one loss from elimination in best-of-seven seriesThe Golden State Warriors have won plenty of games on the postseason stage without their ...
05:32, 05/09/2019

Sanchez scores winning penalty as Chile beat Colombia in shootout to reach semi-finals "Reigning champions Chile advanced to the semi-finals of the Copa America on Friday after beating Colombia 5-4 in a penalty shootout following a 0-0 draw at the Corinthians arena."...
23:48, 06/28/2019

Kevin Durant a game-time decision for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Golden State's Kevin Durant – for the first time in NBA Finals – is a game-time decision for Game 5 against Toronto on Monday.       ...
12:00, 06/10/2019

Warriors owner 'serious as a heart attack' that Kevin Durant will return for NBA Finals The Warriors are down 2-1 in the NBA Finals against the Raptors, and there's no better time for Kevin Durant to make his long-awaited return.        ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Warriors coach Steve Kerr wears 'Vote For Our Lives' t-shirt to Game 2 of NBA Finals Steve Kerr wore a "Vote For Our Lives" t-shirt in support of stricter gun control laws two days after a gunman killed 12 people in Virginia Beach.        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors' DeMarcus Cousins 'pain-free' and could play against Raptors Golden State coach Steve Kerr said DeMarcus Cousins has been practicing, but he isn't sure when - or if - time will be right to use him in NBA Finals.        ...
15:16, 05/29/2019

| S15: The finishing berth NOBODY wants Eighth-placed finish will be the one to earnestly dodge (a Crusaders date, away) for the handful of teams jockeying for the Super Rugby playoffs, writes Rob Houwing...
13:00, 06/10/2019

USA, Brazil react to US win and Olympic berth USA players Khris Middleton and Joe Harris talk about the Americans clinching an Olympic berth and Brazil forward Anderson Varejao discusses his team's loss to the USA in the World Cup. (Sept. 9)        ...
21:32, 09/09/2019

S Jaishankar Likely To Get Rajya Sabha Berth From Gujarat External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, a surprise inclusion in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet, is likely to be elected to the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat....
05:00, 06/04/2019

Curacao claim shock quarter-final berth at Gold Cup Jurien Gaari scored a stoppage time equalizer as Curacao held Jamaica 1-1 at the Gold Cup in Los Angeles on Tuesday and booked a surprise quarter-final for the tiny Caribbean nation....
01:48, 06/26/2019

Australia win Olympic berth as United States crush Japan Australia continued their impressive form in the basketball World Cup with an 87-82 win over Lithuania and secured a berth in the 2020 Olympic Games while holders United States cruised to a 98-45 rout of Japan on Thursday....
09:16, 09/05/2019

World Cup Live: New Zealand Look To Secure Semis Berth, Face Australia New Zealand vs Australia Live Score, 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup: New Zealand will join Australia in the last four from the 10-team league stage if they win....
05:00, 06/29/2019

Preview: India Eye Semis Berth As England Stand On Brink Of WC Exit England vs India: England have already lost their top ODI spot to India, owing to the poor performances in their last two matches at the World Cup 2019....
05:00, 06/29/2019

Serena ready for Svitolina challenge; Bencic eyes final berth Serena Williams has a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title in reach but will face perhaps her toughest test so far at this year's U.S. Open when she meets Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina in the semi-finals on Thursday....
09:16, 09/05/2019

David Warner falls for duck in Australian audition for World Cup opening berth Steve Smith shines with 89 not out in BrisbaneJhye Richardson scratched from World Cup squadDavid Warner’s return to the top order for Australia was short-lived but Steve Smith showed glimpses of his best as World Cup preparations continue in Brisban...
03:00, 05/08/2019

Indonesia Open Live: PV Sindhu Eyes Final Berth, Faces Chen Yu Fei Test Indonesia Open 2019, PV Sindhu vs CHEN Yu Fei, Semi-final Live Badminton Match Score: PV Sindhu has the edge over Chen Yu Fei in head-to-head clashes....
01:48, 07/20/2019

Watch: Simona Halep beats U.S. teen Cori Gauff for quarterfinal berth at Wimbledon American Cori "Coco" Gauff, 15, watched her magical Wimbledon run end with a straight sets loss to Simona Halep Monday at the All-England Club in London....
11:00, 07/08/2019

Dan Evans denied maiden Wimbledon last-16 berth after losing epic five-set clash against Joao Sousa Dan Evans was unable to set up a fourth-round clash with Rafael Nadal as his Wimbledon campaign ended with a heartbreaking five-set loss to Joao Sousa....
15:16, 07/06/2019

2019 NBA Finals: Four players to watch to win Finals MVP With the NBA Finals set to begin on Thursday night in Toronto, here are the best bets to win the series MVP award (odds courtesy of Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas): The plays Kawhi Leonard (5/2): It goes without saying. The best player on the winnin...
13:32, 05/30/2019

Paul Gustard insists he must improve after Harlequins narrowly miss out on Premiership semi-final berth Paul Gustard says Harlequins will not settle for fifth place in the Premiership next term after their season ended in agonising fashion at the Ricoh Arena on Saturday....
08:32, 05/20/2019

Warriors 104, Rockets 100 | Golden State leads series, 1-0: Warriors Start Hamptons Five, Showing Urgency in Win Over Rockets Golden State struggled to close out the underdog Clippers in the first round. With two injured stars, Coach Steve Kerr went right to best unit against Houston....
17:32, 04/28/2019

Warriors 118, Rockets 113 | Golden State wins series, 4-2.: Warriors Finish Off the Rockets in Game 6 Making do without Kevin Durant, Golden State won another trip to the Western Conference finals by clinching its semifinal series on the road against Houston....
22:32, 05/10/2019

Sportwatch: Hawthorn beat Geelong, Manly beat Parramatta and more – as it happened AFL: Saints beat Bulldogs 17.14 (116) to 14.5 (89)NRL: Manly 36-24 ParramattaAFL: West Coast beat Melbourne 14.7 (91) to 11.12 (78)NRL: Titans 18-38 StormAFL: Hawthorn beat Geelong 12.13 (85) to 8.13 (61) 10.33am BST It’s time for me to leave you now...
03:00, 07/21/2019

How do we beat 8chan and other far-right sites? The same way we beat Isis | Julia Ebner A determined international operation is desperately required to halt the spread of white supremacist propagandaCopycat terrorism is on the rise again, this time from the far right.Over the past few months, we have witnessed a series of lethal terrori...
07:48, 08/07/2019

Blazers go up 2-1 after 140-137 win in 4 OTs over Denver Rodney Hood hit a 3-pointer with 18.6 seconds left and the Portland Trail Blazers held on to go up 2-1 in the Western Conference semifinals against the Denver Nuggets with a 140-137 quadruple-overtime victory on Friday night     ...
01:32, 05/04/2019

C.J. McCollum proves Blazers were always more than a one-man show Often overshadowed by his backcourt mate, C.J. McCollum had 37 points to lead the Blazers to the West finals on a day when Damian Lillard struggled.        ...
18:00, 05/12/2019

17 Longline Blazers To Cover Up In This Summer Your longline blazer has had a curfew extension – now, it’s free to roam out-of-office, and will prove the perfect cool-girl companion for slinky eveningwear...
13:00, 06/05/2019

Blazers to Rock With Denim Shorts We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
05:32, 06/13/2019

The Nuggets And Blazers Are Exactly What The NBA Playoffs Needed The Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers had every right to give us a sloppy, disappointing Game 4. On Friday night, they played a four-overtime thriller that left both teams exhausted, one team utterly heartbroken, and one superstar out on his ...
10:48, 05/06/2019

Portland Wronged The Jail Blazers More Than The Jail Blazers Wronged Portland Late last year I attended a jersey release party thrown by the Portland Trail Blazers and Trillblazin, a Trail Blazers-centric independent clothing concern. The Cleaners, a gallery in Portland’s Pearl District, was flooded with people looking to get ...
12:00, 05/20/2019

Blazers swept despite big minutes-led advantage The Trail Blazers led in the Western Conference finals for more minutes than the Warriors by a 101-83 margin. Portland's problem, however, was that no lead was large enough against Golden State....
00:16, 05/21/2019

Nuggets even series with Blazers at 2 with 116-112 victory PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists for his second straight triple-double and fourth of the playoffs, and the Denver Nuggets evened their Western Conference semifinal series against the Trail Blazers at 2-2 wi...
19:00, 05/05/2019

The Trail Blazers Tried And Succeeded, Jennifer Playoff games have a way of allowing narratives to fully bloom in the best possible ways. The latest example of this came on Sunday, when the man who almost single-handedly dragged the Portland Trail Blazers kicking and screaming into the franchise’s...
00:32, 05/13/2019

Murray scores 34 as Nuggets even series with Blazers Jamal Murray scored 34 points and Nikola Jokic collected 21 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists as the visiting Denver Nuggets wrested back homecourt advantage with a 116-112 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers Sunday....
21:16, 05/05/2019

Trail Blazers' Hood 'day-by-day' with knee injury Portland Trail Blazers guard Rodney Hood left Game 7 against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday with a hyperextended left knee and said afterward he was "day-by-day."...
22:48, 05/12/2019

Sources: Blazers to acquire Whiteside from Heat The Miami Heat have agreed to trade center Hassan Whiteside to the Portland Trail Blazers for Mo Harkless and Meyers Leonard, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
10:00, 07/01/2019

McCollum leads Blazers past Nuggets 100-96 CJ McCollum scored 37 points in leading the Portland Trail Blazers into the Western Conference Finals with a 100-96 victory at Denver in Game 7        ...
16:48, 05/12/2019

Blazers prevail in historic 4OT 'battle of attrition' In what was only the second four-overtime game played in NBA postseason history, the Blazers outlasted the Nuggets 140-137 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in their Western Conference semifinals series....
10:16, 05/04/2019

C.J. McCollum's Older Brother Is The Blazers' Best Hype Man After the Blazers came back from 17 down to knock out the favored Nuggets, Portland hero C.J. McCollum told reporters that his 37 points, 9 rebounds, and game-saving chase-down block was fueled in part by a text from his brother Errick: “He told me n...
13:32, 05/13/2019

Analysis: The Trail Blazers' patience has been rewarded Analysis: Swept in '17, swept again in '18, Portland stayed patient _ and the West finals now await        ...
00:00, 05/13/2019

Nuggets, Blazers series features Jokic against Lillard Nikola Jokic and Damian Lillard are two big reasons why Denver and Portland are meeting in the Western Conference semifinals        ...
13:32, 04/28/2019

McCollum helps Trail Blazers win series over Nuggets CJ McCollum scored 37 points, including a fadeaway jumper with 11.4 seconds left, and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the host Denver Nuggets 100-96 in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals on Sunday....
22:48, 05/12/2019

Follow live: Blazers, Nuggets face off in Game 1 Portland is rested after closing out OKC six days ago, while Denver is coming off a hard-fought series win against San Antonio that just finished on Saturday....
20:16, 04/29/2019

Blazers' Lillard set for $191 million supermax deal: report The Portland Trail Blazers and All-Star guard Damian Lillard are expected to agree to a four-year, $191 million supermax contract extension, Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes reported Tuesday....
13:00, 05/21/2019

Lillard: Blazers' jawing at refs reveals distraction Damian Lillard conceded after the Blazers' Game 1 loss to the Nuggets that their level of verbal engagement with the game officials was a step back in the strategy that helped them oust the Thunder....
01:48, 04/30/2019

CJ McCollum leads Blazers past Nuggets 100-96 in Game 7 CJ McCollum scored 37 points in leading the Portland Trail Blazers into the Western Conference Finals with a 100-96 victory at Denver in Game 7        ...
18:00, 05/12/2019

The Four-Overtime Slog Between The Nuggets And Trail Blazers Caused An NBA Y2K The Portland Trail Blazers survived the 68-minute marathon against the Denver Nuggets on Friday with a 140-137 win at home. Since it had been over 60 years since the last time a postseason game had gone the distance of four overtimes (1953), neither ...
13:16, 05/04/2019

Source: Blazers, Hawks flip Turner for Bazemore Evan Turner is heading to Atlanta as the Blazers have traded the forward to the Hawks in exchange for Kent Bazemore, a league source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
13:16, 06/24/2019

Blazers' Hood (knee) cleared to play in Game 1 Trail Blazers guard Rodney Hood has been cleared to play in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals, just two days after suffering a bone bruise in his left knee....
18:32, 05/14/2019

Blazers coach: Jokic elbow to Kanter 'uncalled-for' Blazers big man Enes Kanter was at the practice facility getting treatment on his shoulder, and Portland coach Terry Stotts said an elbow by Nikola Jokic to Kanter was "uncalled-for."...
18:48, 05/04/2019

Trail Blazers outlast Nuggets in thrilling four-overtime win PORTLAND, Ore. — Rodney Hood checked back into the game, a fresh body among the weary ones all over the court. Eager for postseason redemption after struggling in the playoffs last year, Hood got his chance Friday night. All he had to do was wait unt...
06:48, 05/04/2019

Steph Curry Reminds The Trail Blazers Just How Terrifying He Can Be Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals had a familiar look for anyone who’s watched many Golden State Warriors home games during the Steph Curry era. The Warriors held the tough and determined Trail Blazers at a comfortable arm’s length for most of ...
00:00, 05/15/2019

Blazers' McCollum has theory why players decline USA invite Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has a theory about why so many NBA players declined invitations to play for Team USA at the upcoming FIBA 2019 World Cup: potential embarrassment and injury....
19:16, 08/07/2019

Blazers reach new deal with team prez Olshey Trail Blazers president of basketball operations Neil Olshey, who has constructed a perennial Western Conference playoff team in his seven seasons, has received a contract extension....
11:48, 05/24/2019

Blazers hold off cold-shooting Nuggets in Game 2 to even series C.J. McCollum had a game-high 20 points as the Blazers held the Nuggets to 34.7% shooting to seize home-court and send the series to Portland tied 1-1.        ...
21:48, 05/01/2019

Blazers coach Stotts signs extension through 2021-22 season PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers have formally announced that coach Terry Stotts signed a contract extension through the 2021-22 season. The extension was first revealed the day after the Trail Blazers were eliminated from the postsea...
18:16, 05/24/2019

Nuggets bounce back with tough win over Blazers in Game 4 to even series Denver held on to beat Portland 116-112 after a fourth quarter full of big shots that felt more like the punches and counter-punches of a heavyweight fight.        ...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Enes Kanter says Blazers gave him six minutes to choose team Center Enes Kanter said the Portland Trail Blazers gave him six minutes to decide if he wanted to stay with the team or sign elsewhere in free agency....
05:48, 07/02/2019

Nuggets Finally Shake Loose, Put A Whupping On Trail Blazers Some of what has made Nuggets-Trail Blazers such a fun playoff series is how evenly matched the teams appear to be. Headed into Game 5 with the series tied, neither team had won a game by more than eight points, and the last two games, a split, were ...
01:00, 05/08/2019

Millsap, Jokic spark Nuggets' 124-98 blowout of Blazers Paul Millsap sparks the Denver Nuggets' 124-98 blowout of the Portland Trail Blazers. Nikola Jokic added 25 points and 19 rebounds as the Nuggets take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-7 series. Denver can win the series Thursday night in Portland. ...
22:32, 05/07/2019

CJ McCollum picks up Damian Lillard as Trail Blazers even series DENVER — After giving up 39 points to Damian Lillard in the opener, the Denver Nuggets were determined to make sure Portland’s role players would have to bear the burden of evening up the series. His teammates were up to the task on a night tha...
06:16, 05/02/2019

Testy Stotts, Blazers left seeking Curry solution Questions about how his team defended Warriors star Stephen Curry -- who scored a game-high 36 points with nine 3-pointers in Tuesday's West finals opener -- elicited a sarcastic response from Blazers coach Terry Stotts....
01:16, 05/15/2019

Watch: Blazers, Nuggets ignite scuffle, series evens The Portland Trail Blazers and Denver Nuggets had a scuffle on the court, before Portland evened the Western Conference playoff series with a win in Game 2....
13:16, 05/02/2019

Opinion: Think Damian Lillard and the Blazers don't have a chance in these NBA playoffs? Think again. Portland isn't the favorite to win the NBA title. There are better teams in the West. But Damian Lillard & Co. may go further than you think.        ...
14:48, 05/02/2019

Mike Francesa Might, Might Be Able To Name Four Players In The Nuggets-Trail Blazers Series The Western Conference semifinal series between the Denver Nuggets and the Portland Trail Blazers has been very good. It was hectic and tight through the first four games, then Denver landed a heavy blow with a Game 5 wipeout. Thursday night the Blaz...
23:16, 05/09/2019

Opinion: Nuggets-Blazers Game 7 deserves top billing in NBA playoffs The Blazers-Nuggets series has been a modern classic from the outset, a thrilling, competitive bout between two teams that have so much to like about.        ...
13:32, 05/10/2019

Damian Lillard agrees to mega-extension with Trail Blazers Star guard Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers have agreed on a four-year, $196 million super max extension, The Athletic reported on Sunday. The extension keeps Lillard under contract to the Trail Blazers through the 2024-25 season. He has...
19:48, 06/30/2019

Enes Kanter Says The Blazers Gave Him Six Minutes To Consider Their Contract Offer Enes Kanter signed a two-year, $10 million deal with the Boston Celtics yesterday, bringing an end to his short but feel-good tenure as a member of the Portland Trail Blazers. Kanter’s time in Portland may have gone on a little longer if the team had...
13:00, 07/02/2019

Nikola Jokic leads Nuggets by Damian Lillard, Blazers in Game 1 Nikola Jokic scored 37 points as the Nuggets withstood 39 from Damian Lillard to beat the Blazers 121-113 and take a 1-0 series lead.        ...
23:00, 04/29/2019

US senator seeks safe passage for Turkish Trail Blazers star U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden wants to ensure Portland center Enes Kanter, whom Turkey wants arrested for his criticism of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will be able to safely travel to Canada for a possible NBA championship series against Toronto  ...
20:16, 05/14/2019

Enes Kanter: Trail Blazers gave me 6 minutes to decide future Turns out, Enes Kanter had a pretty solid reason to leave Portland. The former Knicks center reportedly inked a two-year, $10 million deal with the Celtics on Monday afternoon despite playing well in Portland and seemingly liking it there. “I w...
21:16, 07/01/2019

Hawks trade Kent Bazemore to Trail Blazers for Evan Turner ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have traded Kent Bazemore to the Portland Trail Blazers for Evan Turner is a swap of high-priced players heading into the final year of their contracts. Bazemore was the last holdover from the Hawks’ 60-win team...
21:00, 06/24/2019

Nuggets vs. Trail Blazers: Denver will regain home-court edge There are some games in which the result is not indicative of what took place. The Denver Nuggets had a terrible shooting performance on Wednesday night, making 20 percent on 3-pointers, 34 percent from the field and 61 percent from the free-throw li...
21:16, 05/03/2019

Oregon senator working to protect Kanter, should Blazers meet Raptors Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden sent a letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, asking him to guarantee the safety of Portland center Enes Kanter should the Trail Blazers meet the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Finals....
17:32, 05/14/2019

Priyanka Chopra and Sophie Turner Ditch Pants for Oversized Blazers The J Sisters are serving looks--and coordinating ones at that. As the Jonas Brothers' Happiness Begins tour makes its way through the United States, Sophie Turner and Priyanka......
11:00, 08/30/2019

Enes Kanter’s body barely survived Blazers-Nuggets marathon Four overtimes took a different kind of toll on Enes Kanter. The former Knick played a career-high 56 minutes with a separated left shoulder in his Trail Blazers’ eventual 140-137 triumph over the Denver Nuggets in Game 3 of their Western Conference ...
10:16, 05/04/2019

US senator seeks safe passage for Blazers star Enes Kanter SALEM, Ore. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden wants to ensure Portland Trail Blazers center Enes Kanter, a Turkish star whom Turkey wants arrested for his criticism of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, will be able to safely travel to Canada for a possible NB...
16:16, 05/14/2019

Damian Lillard, C.J. McCollum lead Blazers past Nuggets to force Game 7 Damian Lillard had 32 points and C.J. McCollum had 30 as the Blazers avoided elimination and forced a deciding game with a 119-108 win over the Nuggets.        ...
00:16, 05/10/2019

Damian Lillard erupts as Trail Blazers whip Nuggets to force Game 7 PORTLAND, Ore. — The shots were finally falling for Damian Lillard. Lillard had 32 points, including 17 in the third quarter, and the Portland Trail Blazers staved off elimination to force a decisive Game 7 in their series with Denver with a 119-108 ...
03:16, 05/10/2019

Trail Blazers' Seth Curry gets into shoving match with Nuggets' Will Barton during Game 6 Portland Trail Blazers guard Seth Curry and Denver Nuggets forward Will Barton were involved in a heated shoving match in the fourth quarter of Game 6 of the Western Conference semifinals....
07:00, 05/10/2019

Trail Blazers outlast Nuggets in record-tying 4-overtime thriller to take 2-1 lead The Trail Blazers took a 2-1 lead on the Nuggets by claiming a 140-137 win in the longest NBA playoff game since 1953.        ...
01:32, 05/04/2019

Trail Blazers outlast Nuggets in historic quadruple-overtime playoff thriller Blazers win first quadruple-overtime playoff game since 1953CJ McCollum finishes with game-high 41 points in 60 minutesBucks prevail 123-116 over Celtics to take 2-1 series advantageCJ McCollum matched his career playoff high with 41 points, Rodney H...
00:48, 05/04/2019

Portland Trail Blazers' C.J. McCollum meets woman behind infamous Twitter exchange Things came full circle for Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum when he met the woman who criticized him on social media last year before Thursday’s game against the Golden State Warriors....
12:48, 05/17/2019

Portland Trail Blazers outlast Denver Nuggets 140-137 in historic quadruple overtime Game 3 Rodney Hood hit the key 3-pointer with 18.6 seconds left and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Denver Nuggets 140-137 to take a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals....
14:00, 05/04/2019

Trail Blazers In Petty Feud With Local Publication Over Powerfully Inane Blog Post If, or more realistically, when the Portland Trail Blazers are eliminated, it will mark the end of the deepest playoff run for the franchise in almost 20 years. They should be focusing on this triumph, and what it portends for the future. Instead, t...
20:00, 05/20/2019

Special reason why Portland Trail Blazers' Terry Stotts is wearing a bow tie in Game 2 Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts was rocking a bow tie during Game 2 of the NBA playoff series against the Nuggets. There's a very good reason why.        ...
21:48, 05/01/2019

Watch: Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard defends Damian Lillard following series sweep Portland's Meyers Leonard came to the defense of star guard Damian Lillard after the Golden State Warriors swept the Trail Blazers in the NBA Western Conference finals....
16:48, 05/21/2019

Damian Lillard agrees to four-year contract extension with Portland Trail Blazers: reports In the thick of all the NBA free agency movement that occurred once the period opened Sunday, one deal may have gotten lost in the shuffle and involved a franchise wrapping up its star player....
16:32, 07/01/2019

NBA ends relationship with social media vendor after Turkish Trail Blazers star Enes Kanter scrubbed from posts The National Basketball Association is terminating its relationship with a social media vendor after the league's official Turkish account omitted Enes Kanter, a critic of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, from social media posts....
12:16, 05/03/2019

The Weirder The Finals Get, The Better The news from the NBA Finals is all good, kids, and it is this: Nobody has any narratives left to invent. The events of Games 1 and 2 have savaged all the preconceptions, conceptions, and the way it’s looking, the post-conceptions of this series. Nob...
14:48, 06/03/2019

Some Knicks are actually going to the NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks are headed to the NBA Finals. In making good on his campaign promise, Knicks coach David Fizdale has dispatched top assistant Keith Smart to Oracle Arena for Friday’s Game 4. He will bring along youngsters Kevin Knox, All...
03:00, 06/07/2019

Celebrities at the 2019 NBA Finals Drake is hardly the only celebrity to make an appearance at the 2019 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors.        ...
06:48, 05/31/2019

LeBron James-less Finals was a win for the NBA LAS VEGAS — The final numbers are in, and the NBA Finals were a smashing success for Canada all the way around. The NBA said Friday that 56 percent of the Canadian population watched at least some part of the NBA Finals, with an average viewership of...
02:16, 06/15/2019

'Steal a Taco' During the NBA Finals If you’re an NBA (or MLB) fan, you’re probably familiar with Taco Bell’s propensity for giving away tacos during high-stakes games. If you’re not a fan, you can still get yourself a free taco through its “Steal a Game, Steal a Taco” promotion, if you...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Let's Talk Ourselves Into This NBA Finals Matchup The NBA Finals would seem great to someone who only recently decided to care about NBA basketball. You’ve got your dynastic bulletproof Golden State Warriors, currently minus injured cornball virtuoso Kevin Durant but otherwise as monstrously dominan...
12:16, 05/30/2019

How to Livestream the US Open Finals The US Open is starting to wind down, with the last rounds of matches ending on Monday and the men’s and women’s quarterfinals being broadcast Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by the semifinals and then the men’s and women’s singles and doubles final ...
21:32, 08/27/2019

Kawhi 1st to win Finals MVP in both conferences Kawhi Leonard, who won Finals MVP in 2014 with the Spurs, earned the honor for a second time following Toronto's series-clinching win Thursday night....
01:16, 06/14/2019

List of NBA Finals MVP winners List of NBA Finals Most Valuable Player winners: 2019 - Kawhi Leonard, Toronto Raptors 2018 - Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors 2017 - Kevin Durant, Golden State Warriors 2016 - LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers 2015 - Andre Iguodala, Golden State...
22:16, 06/13/2019

Simon Cowell calls 'AGT' finals the best he's ever seen "America's Got Talent" kicked off the show's live finals on Tuesday night and typically reserved judge Simon Cowell had nothing but praise for the performers....
14:48, 09/18/2019

2019 NBA Finals: Price is right on the Raptors “Pascal Siakam won’t be able to shoot 14-of-17 from the floor again.” It’s the phrase shouted by pundits and Golden State backers after Game 1 went to Toronto, and it is accurate. To expect Siakam to shoot at such a high clip from the floor is foolha...
17:16, 06/02/2019

Coaching trickery and three other keys to the NBA Finals The Raptors opened the 2019 NBA Finals with a convincing win. Then the Warriors took back home-court advantage. Here are the key takeaways after two games....
10:00, 06/03/2019

How to Stream the Stanley Cup Finals This Week The Boston Bruins take on the St. Louis Blues in the Stanley Cup Final this week. It’s the first time the Blues have made it to the final in 49 years (The Bruins won in 2011 and made it to the final in 2013), and the series stands to be a pretty grea...
18:00, 05/26/2019

Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen "World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday."...
01:17, 09/16/2019

What must go right for Kevin Durant to return in NBA Finals TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr said it is “feasible’’ Kevin Durant could be activated after just one full practice. Speaking at the Warriors’ shootaround Sunday morning at Scotiabank Arena ahead of Game 2, Kerr’s remark made it logistically poss...
17:16, 06/02/2019

The Raptors Won But Finals Chaos Still Reigns It’s cheap to say that the Raptors beat the Gldn Stae Warors (which is to say, 63 percent of the Golden State Warriors) in Game 3 of the NBA Finals; in fact, it isn’t much of a stretch to say that the Raptors might have won the game anyway....
11:16, 06/06/2019

Rapinoe on the spot to take U.S. into quarter-finals The United States needed two Megan Rapinoe penalties, one of them controversially confirmed after a lengthy VAR review, to beat Spain 2-1 on Monday and set up a quarter-final clash with hosts France at the women's World Cup....
12:48, 06/24/2019

NHL: Blues down Bruins 4-2 to even Stanley Cup Finals Ryan O'Reilly scored twice including the game winner as the St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game Four on Monday to level the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals series....
00:16, 06/04/2019

Give This One to the Raptors, but the N.B.A. Finals Aren’t Over What is the significance of a victory over a Warriors team that had lost to injury two probable Hall of Fame players — Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant?...
09:00, 06/06/2019

Rockets audited '18 Game 7, say Finals bid taken The Rockets believe they should have advanced to last year's NBA Finals, not the Warriors, citing their own audit of 81 potential missed calls in their Game 7 loss to Golden State....
12:32, 04/29/2019

Kevin Durant out for Game 3 of NBA Finals Kevin Durant still isn't ready to return for the Golden State Warriors as he works back from a strained right calf he suffered during the Western Conference semifinals        ...
13:16, 06/04/2019

How the underdog Raptors have taken control of the Finals The only Canadian team in the NBA is one game away from winning its first league championship when the Toronto Raptors host the Golden State Warriors on Monday night (ABC, 9 p.m.). As prohibitive pre-series underdogs, Toronto has shocked the basketba...
09:32, 06/10/2019

Who will win the NBA finals? Our writers share their predictions Will the Golden State Warriors make history or can the Toronto Raptors complete their charmed run? Our writers predict the winner, key players and dark horses for the championship tiltPlay with intensity and focus. It sounds like dumb coach-speak, bu...
03:00, 05/30/2019

Kevin Durant Is Fucking Up The Finals In an ordinary Finals, the team in Golden State’s position, down 2-1 after dropping Game 3 at home, would be in real trouble, needing to win three out of four and at least once on the road to avoid elimination. Hell, the Warriors might even be in rea...
12:16, 06/06/2019

Blues down Bruins 4-2 to even Stanley Cup Finals Ryan O'Reilly scored twice as the St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game Four on Monday to level the best-of-seven Stanley Cup Finals series....
20:48, 06/03/2019

Opinion: Two all-English finals? Be careful what you wish for... Liverpool and Tottenham in the Champions League final, Arsenal and Chelsea in the Europa League final. Is it all a question of money and do German teams need to spend more to keep up? No and no, writes DW's Matt Ford....
05:16, 05/10/2019

Raptors aim to tie Eastern Conference finals TORONTO - The game of adjustments will continue Tuesday night when the host Toronto Raptors try to even the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals against the Milwaukee Bucks....
18:32, 05/20/2019

'We've got to take it ourselves': Nick Nurse's journey to the NBA Finals A broken-down van, a three-day stint at Iowa State and a guitar. Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse has had a long and winding road to the NBA Finals....
04:48, 05/31/2019

Raptors rally to take 3-1 stranglehold on NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors produced a strong second half to defeat the Golden State Warriors 105-92 in Oakland on Friday to take a 3-1 lead in the Finals and move one win away from the franchise's first NBA championship....
21:48, 06/07/2019

Top 5: Moments from the Champions League finals "The finals of the CEV Champions League volleyball between Zenit Kazan and Cucine Lube Civitanova, in the men\u0027s draw, and Igor Gorgonzola Novara and Imoco Volley Conegliano, in the women\u0027s, produced some spectacular moments."...
11:00, 05/21/2019

Curry's NBA Finals MVP odds strengthen He wasn't the highest scorer on his own team in Game 2, but Stephen Curry's odds to win the Most Valuable Player award in the 2019 NBA Finals strengthened after the Golden State Warriors evened the series 1-1....
18:00, 06/03/2019

The End of the Warriors as We Know Them Win or lose against Houston, the Warriors will leave Oakland in a move that is quintessentially California, where reinvention has long been a state of mind and a force of nature....
11:32, 05/10/2019

Southgate: Semi-finals not good enough for England "England have reached the semi-finals of the last two major championships but manager Gareth Southgate says missing out on the World Cup and Nations League final has left the squad deeply unsatisfied."...
01:32, 06/10/2019

Metallica, Fantasia talk anthems at NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kirk Hammett of Metallica says with all he’s accomplished in his career, playing “The Star-Spangled Banner” at the NBA Finals between Toronto and Golden State is still a huge thrill. Hammett and former “...
13:00, 06/07/2019

Drake hugs it out with Eugenie Bouchard during NBA Finals Drake wasn’t the only Raptors fan turning heads during Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Before settling into her seat at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on Monday, Canadian tennis star Genie Bouchard shared snippets of her glam squad on her Instagram stor...
13:16, 06/11/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Odds will go as Kevin Durant goes Though Kevin Durant will remain on the sideline, Klay Thompson is expected to return Friday for Game 4 of the NBA Finals matching the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors (ABC, 9 p.m.). With both of those stars out, and post presence Kevon Loone...
14:48, 06/07/2019

Report: Durant out for Game 1 of West finals Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the visiting Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday due to a right calf strain, ESPN said Monday....
20:16, 05/13/2019

How to Stream Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals Tonight The St. Louis Blues are taking on the Boston Bruins tonight in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup finals, with the winner of tonight’s game taking home the cup....
19:00, 06/12/2019

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant’s return may finally be here TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr listed Kevin Durant as “a game-time decision” but sounded optimistic he will be a go for his long-anticipated return in do-or-die Game 5 vs. the Raptors on Monday night. Durant participated in Monday’s morning shoo...
10:48, 06/10/2019

Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 East finals lead Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 17 rebounds, Ersan Ilyasova came off the bench to add 17 points and the Bucks never trailed on the way to a 125-103 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night and a 2-0 lead in the East finals....
07:16, 05/18/2019

USA eliminated by Ecuador in Under-20 World Cup quarter-finals USA ousted from U-20 World Cup with 2-1 loss to EcuadorJhon Espinoza scores winner for Ecuador in 43rd minuteThe United States were knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup in the quarter-finals for the third straight tournament, losing to Ecuador 2-1 S...
13:00, 06/08/2019

Tennis: Pliskova qualifies for WTA Finals in Shenzhen World number two Karolina Pliskova has become the second singles player to qualify for the season-ending WTA Finals in Shenzhen after top-ranked Ash Barty, the WTA Tour said on Monday....
00:48, 09/16/2019

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals Leonard has 27 points and 17 rebounds as Raptors overcome 15-point deficit to beat Bucks 100-94 in Game 6, advance to first NBA Finals        ...
21:00, 05/25/2019

Jokic, Nuggets move within a win of West finals Nikola Jokic had 25 points, 19 rebounds and six assists, Paul Millsap scored 24 points, and the host Denver Nuggets beat the Portland Trail Blazers 124-98 in Game 5 of their Western Conference semifinal series on Tuesday night....
01:32, 05/08/2019

Fed Cup gets revamp with 12-nation Finals in Budapest in 2020 The Fed Cup's existing format will be scrapped next year when a 12-nation Finals week will be staged in Budapest in April, the International Tennis Federation confirmed on Thursday....
04:48, 06/27/2019

Copa América: where the quarter-finals will be won and lost Previews for the Brazil v Paraguay, Venezuela v Argentina, Colombia v Chile and Uruguay v Peru tiesBy Martin Laurence for WhoScoredUnder the watchful eye of their expectant home fans, Brazil looked nervous in their first two matches of the tournament...
05:32, 06/26/2019

Kevin Durant won’t be back for Game 3 of NBA Finals OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin Durant still isn’t ready to return for the Golden State Warriors as he works back from a strained right calf he suffered during the Western Conference semifinals. Durant didn’t practice with the Warriors on Tuesday...
15:00, 06/04/2019

Raptors on brink of NBA Finals after Game 5 win over Bucks SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velasquez break down how the Raptors took a 3-2 lead on the Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals.        ...
04:32, 05/24/2019

LeBron James may not be in NBA Finals, but he is making an impact LeBron James is not playing in the NBA Finals for the first time since 2010, and it's noticeable to players and in overall viewership.        ...
13:00, 05/31/2019

NBA notebook: Durant doubtful for Finals opener The Golden State Warriors announced Thursday it is unlikely forward Kevin Durant will be ready for the start of the NBA Finals, but they are hopeful he can return during the series....
02:32, 05/24/2019

Leonard, Raptors rally, move within one win of Finals The visiting Toronto Raptors withstood the early surge by the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, shook it off, and then went on to grind out a 105-99 victory to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals....
02:32, 05/24/2019

RJ Barrett watched the NBA Finals with the Knicks’ president When RJ Barrett visited the Knicks for his workout June 10, the Duke product spent more time than the usual draft prospect, even getting invited to team president Steve Mills’ home to watch the NBA Finals. Until now, Barrett was a rabid Raptors fan, ...
08:16, 06/22/2019

2019 NBA Finals: Tip-off time, TV, streaming and everything else to know about Game 3 With the NBA Finals shifting to Oakland and the series tied 1-1 between the Raptors and Warriors, here's all the info you need to watch Game 3.        ...
10:00, 06/05/2019

UEFA Nations League finals preview: All you need to know "England will seek to win their first piece of major silverware since 1966 when they take part in this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal."...
16:48, 06/03/2019

VAR to be used in Nations League finals week, says UEFA "Video Assistant Referees (VAR) will be used at this week\u0027s UEFA Nations League finals in Portugal, Europe\u0027s soccer governing body UEFA said on Monday."...
03:32, 06/03/2019

Unflappable G2 Esports and Wunder fly to LEC summer finals The 2019 version of G2 Esports might not be the best League of Legends team of all time, but they are the most unflappable -- and they're ready for the LEC summer finals, 'Wunder' tells ESPN....
20:48, 09/06/2019

Michigan makes CWS finals with 15-3 win over Texas Tech OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Michigan scored in all but one inning against a struggling Texas Tech pitching staff and beat the Red Raiders 15-3 on Friday to continue its improbable postseason run. Next stop: College World Series finals. Jimmy Kerr homered twic...
19:16, 06/21/2019

Turin to host ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025 "Turin\u0027s Pala Alpitour stadium has been named as the new venue for the ATP Finals from 2021-2025, drawing a line under London\u0027s long tenure as host of the year-ending tournament."...
05:10, 05/01/2019

Why we flew a blimp during the finals of the ICC Cricket World Cup Freshwork's #Cricket4Life campaign was an opportunity to support two causes their employees & customers are passionate about -- cricket and fighting hunger.Read More...
15:16, 08/01/2019

Raptors OG Anunoby active for Game 2 of NBA Finals The 21-year-old forward missed the Raptors' first 17 games of the post-season since his April 11 surgery two days before Toronto opened the playoffs against Orlando....
17:16, 06/02/2019

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
11:00, 05/29/2019

NBA Finals: The Raptors straight up blew it in Game 2 SportsPulse: Just when it looked like the Raptors might have control of the NBA Finals, the Warriors brought us back to reality with a dominant second half in Game 2 and evened the series.        ...
01:00, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals broadcast to more than 200 countries, thanks to one 40-foot truck The NBA world feed truck is packed with equipment to put together one live broadcast that is shared by all of the league's game providers around the world....
09:16, 06/03/2019

NBA Finals: What I'm Hearing From Players After Game 2 What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down the players reactions to Game 2 of the NBA Finals.        ...
09:48, 06/03/2019

The Raptors are going to the NBA Finals and Toronto fans are going nuts Ontario's capital city was ecstatic after Saturday night's 100-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks sent the Raptors to their first NBA Finals appearance....
15:48, 05/26/2019

Raptors close out Bucks to reach first NBA Finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down the Raptors' closeout win over the Bucks that clinched a spot in the NBA Finals.        ...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Vanderbilt beats Louisville 3-2 to advance to CWS finals OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Vanderbilt came to the College World Series ranked in the top five in all the major offensive categories. The Commodores have a .400 hitter, the No. 4 overall draft pick and three of the top-20 run producers in the nation. Through ...
21:32, 06/21/2019

N.B.A. Finals Game 6 Preview: What You Need to Know About Kevin Durant Durant is out with an Achilles’ injury, but he looms over what may be the Golden State Warriors’ last game of the season, and the Raptors’ championship-clincher....
07:48, 06/13/2019

U.S. win both finals on opening day of IAAF World Relays "The United States dominated the opening day of the IAAF World Relays on Saturday, winning both finals of the newly introduced mixed events in Yokohama, Japan."...
11:00, 05/11/2019

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Late Florinel Coman double sinks Aidy Boothroyd’s sideOne by one England’s players dropped to the ground in despair on the final whistle in Cesena. The curse of Romania and the European Championships had struck...
12:32, 06/21/2019

Did Paul Pierce nearly poop himself during the NBA Finals? A ‘confession’ Paul Pierce has finally flushed out the truth — though something still reeks. Lets rewind: It was Game 1 of the 2008 NBA Finals between the Celtics and Lakers, when Pierce appeared to land awkwardly on his right leg during the third quarter. He...
20:32, 06/05/2019

After the Injuries, What Next for the Warriors? On Monday, Kevin Durant ruptured the Achilles’ tendon in his right foot. On Thursday, Klay Thompson tore the anterior crucial ligament in his left knee....
05:32, 06/14/2019

The Warriors Should Have Been Fucked There’s no such thing as an NBA Finals loss that doesn’t sting, but some of them hurt more than others. The J.R. Smith Disaster was so demoralizing that you knew, even though it happened in Game 1, that the Cavs would never recover. Last night’s Game...
14:48, 06/03/2019

The Raptors Are The Warriors Now Recency bias is a hateful but dominant force in the best-of-seven world, so the clear assumption to be made from Game 4 of the NBA Finals is that Game 6 seems unlikely. The Toronto Raptors are the new Golden State Warriors, and the Golden State Warri...
07:16, 06/08/2019

Oklahoma surges into WCWS finals; UCLA awaits Jocelyn Alo's monster two-run homer in the fifth inning helped Oklahoma defeat Alabama 7-3 on Sunday to qualify for the championship series against UCLA....
23:48, 06/02/2019

NBA notebook: Durant officially to miss finals opener Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals against the host Toronto Raptors on Thursday and he might not make the trip due to his calf injury, coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Monday....
01:48, 05/28/2019

Bugha Wins Fortnite World Cup Solo Finals Fortnite player Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf won the World Cup Solo finals today. The 16-year-old North America East player finished with 59 points and takes home a prize of $3 million....
22:16, 07/28/2019

Nyhrox and Aqua Win Fortnite World Cup Duos Finals Fortnite duo Nyhrox and Aqua won today’s World Cup Duos finals. The European pair scored 51 points and splits a prize pool of $3 million....
18:16, 07/27/2019

First Fortnite World Cup: Millions up for grabs in New York finals Gamers will vie for a top prize of $3 million at a lucrative eSports tournament in New York this weekend. Most participants are teenage boys, who will seek to eliminate each other — virtually — during the competition....
12:48, 07/27/2019

Overtime goal gives St Louis Blues their first-ever win in Stanley Cup finals Carl Gunnarsson scores game-clinching goal for BluesVictory over Boston Bruins levels series at 1-1Carl Gunnarsson scored on a delayed penalty in overtime, Jordan Binnington made 21 saves and the St Louis Blues beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Wednesday...
00:16, 05/30/2019

Klay Thompson won’t avoid Drake’s better songs during NBA Finals Drake’s Toronto fandom has taken on a life of its own as an NBA official said the league has talked to the Raptors about the rapper’s sideline theatrics, which have included rubbing the shoulders of coach Nick Nurse. Warriors guard Klay Thompson was ...
18:32, 05/29/2019

Toronto ready to take center stage with Raptors in NBA Finals With the Raptors in the NBA Finals for the first time, Toronto and Canada's growing basketball culture are prepared to seize the spotlight.        ...
04:48, 05/28/2019

'Hurt' DeRozan: Raptors not in Finals without my years of sacrifice Kawhi Leonard carried the Toronto Raptors to the NBA Finals, but DeMar DeRozan claims the team wouldn't be there without his years of sacrifice building the groundwork for a title....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Raptors' gamble on Leonard pays off with trip to NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors' gamble to acquire Kawhi Leonard has paid off in the form of maiden trip to the NBA Finals but now comes perhaps the hardest part, knocking off the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors....
16:00, 05/29/2019

Rapinoe’s attitude, finals scare: How USWNT won the World Cup Here’s how the US Women’s national team won its second straight World Cup, capped off Sunday by a dominant 2-0 win over the Netherlands: Stars of the game, entire whole tournament Megan Rapinoe was more than just a leader throughout the United ...
11:48, 07/07/2019

NBA Finals: Klay Thompson sustained torn ACL before returning The Golden State Warriors confirmed early Friday morning that star Klay Thompson sustained a torn ACL before returning to the court to shoot free throws during Game 6 of the NBA Finals....
07:00, 06/14/2019

Kane could recover in time for Nations League finals "Tottenham Hotspur\u0027s England striker Harry Kane could be back from injury in time for the Nations League finals in June and will be doing everything possible to recover from his ankle problem, manager Mauricio Pochettino said on Friday."...
08:00, 05/16/2019

| Kane in England squad for Nations League finals Harry Kane was included in England's 23-man squad for the Nations League finals but Tottenham Hotspur team-mates Harry Winks and Kieran Trippier were both left out....
19:00, 05/27/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s NBA Finals tale makes him one of a kind TORONTO — The NBA Finals have been a tale of two free-agent superstar forwards — only one of whom has enhanced his legacy and zoomed into status as NBA’s best player. Though Kevin Durant has yet to play or talk to the media and has barely showed his ...
14:00, 06/08/2019

A Thorough And Informative 2019 NBA Finals Preview For Basketball Idiots Hello, casual basketball viewer! At long last, the NBA Finals are here, and you know what that means: It’s time once again for you to crib a pitiful smattering of hoops knowledge from this extremely half-assed blog and carry it forth to the sports ba...
18:32, 05/30/2019

Kevin Durant expected to miss first two games of NBA Finals TORONTO — Kevin Durant has flown 2,300 miles apparently just to watch. Durant must practice before he plays in the NBA Finals. Warriors coach Steve Kerr revealed at Thursday’s morning shootaround that Durant being cleared to practice is probably not ...
22:00, 05/30/2019

Svitolina serves her way past Keys into quarter-finals Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina delivered a solid serving performance to beat American Madison Keys 7-5 6-4 on Sunday and secure a spot in the U.S. Open quarter-finals....
01:32, 09/02/2019

Vekic tops Goerges to reach quarter-finals "Croatia’s Donna Vekic beat Julia Goerges of Germany 6-7(5) 7-5 6-3 on Louis Armstrong Stadium to reach her first US Open quarter-final after saving a match point in the second set."...
10:16, 09/03/2019

Murray and Skupski reach men's doubles semi-finals "Jamie Murray and Neal Skupski fought back from a set down against Americans Jack Sock and Jackson Withrow to reach the semi-finals of the men\u0027s doubles at the US Open."...
14:16, 09/04/2019

Paul Stirling: Middlesex reaching T20 Blast Finals Day the best way to bow out Paul Stirling is desperate to sign off on a high after a decade at Middlesex and believes there would be no better way to do so than reaching Finals Day of the Vitality Blast....
17:16, 09/05/2019

Opinion: This NBA Finals will be remembered for soap operas off the court The NBA has a celebrity culture, is immersed in social media and the proximity of fans to the playing surface creates a unique environment.       ...
14:00, 06/13/2019

NBA Finals: Kevin Durant has big hurdle to clear before he can return TORONTO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr says the series count will have nothing to do with Kevin Durant’s eventual return in the NBA Finals. Trailing 1-0 following the Raptors’ 118-109 victory Thursday, the Warriors won’t have the benefit of having Duran...
19:48, 05/31/2019

Kuznetsova stuns Barty to set up finals clash with Keys Ash Barty lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking after she was unexpectedly beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday....
01:00, 08/18/2019

Barty stunned by Kuznetsova in Cincinnati semi-finals "Ash Barty stunningly lost her chance to regain the number one world ranking when the Australian was beaten in straight sets by Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova in the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Saturday."...
14:16, 08/17/2019

National spelling bee finals begin with 50 seeking title The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes and a new, custom-designed trophy....
07:32, 05/30/2019

Giorgi ends teenager McNally's run in DC semi-finals Italy's Camila Giorgi ended American teenager Caty McNally's surprising run with a 7-6(5) 6-2 victory in the semi-finals of the Citi Open in Washington on Saturday....
00:48, 08/04/2019

Bucks take 2-0 lead with rout of Raptors in East finals SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports’ Jeff Zillgitt and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Matt Velazquez break down Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals, where the Bucks dominated the Raptors to take a commanding 2-0 series lead.   &...
05:32, 05/18/2019

Bucks look to keep rolling as East finals shift to Toronto What I'm Hearing: Matt Velazquez of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel breaks down the Bucks' collective mindset as the Eastern Conference finals shifts to Toronto for Games 3 and 4.        ...
05:32, 05/18/2019

Bucks dominate Raptors to take 2-0 lead in East finals Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way with 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Bucks never trailed on their way to a 125-103 win over the Raptors in Game 2.        ...
20:48, 05/17/2019

Bruins thump Hurricanes 6-2, take 2-0 lead in East finals Matt Grzelcyk scored twice _ his first career multigoal game _ and Tuukka Rask made 21 saves to lead the Bruins to a 6-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes and a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals        ...
16:48, 05/12/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Raptors have big edge in one ‘inside’ stat It was the shout heard ’round the world. From bettors who had taken the Toronto Raptors to cover the point spread in Monday night’s Game 6 … from bettors who had backed the pre-series underdog to win the 2019 NBA World Championship at a big pay...
15:32, 06/13/2019

Too good: Top spelling bee kids humble dictionary in finals The finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee have begun, with 50 kids on stage competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes and a new, custom-designed trophy....
15:16, 05/30/2019

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
22:48, 06/13/2019

Opinion: How the Raptors turned the series around to reach the NBA Finals After falling behind 2-0, Raptors coach Nick Nurse made a series of adjustments that sparked a turnaround and led Toronto to the NBA Finals.        ...
01:48, 05/26/2019

Bruins' McAvoy suspended for Eastern finals opener Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy maintained that his hit on Columbus Blue Jackets right winger Josh Anderson on Monday was intended as nothing more than a hard hockey check....
20:48, 05/07/2019

NBA notebook: Durant to miss Game 1 of conference finals Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant will miss Game 1 of the Western Conference finals against the visiting Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday due to a right calf strain, ESPN said Monday....
20:16, 05/13/2019

Raptors vs. Bucks: These factors have Toronto on Finals doorstep Ka-Wow! Few gave Kawhi Leonard and the Toronto Raptors much of a chance to rally from a 2-0 deficit as pre-series underdogs to the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference finals. Betting markets had the Raptors at about 12 percent to advance. After...
15:32, 05/25/2019

Overwatch League bringing Grand Finals to Philadelphia IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — The Overwatch League will host its second Grand Finals at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Sept. 29. Championship details were unveiled by the esports league Wednesday. OWL packed Barclays Center in Brooklyn for its ina...
17:48, 05/08/2019

What we learned at the Collegiate Esports Championship Overwatch finals The Overwatch tournament at the Collegiate Esports Championship showcased the state of college esports, from the impact of funding to the way teams play....
21:32, 05/13/2019

Martens sends Netherlands through to maiden quarter-finals The Netherlands reached the women's World Cup quarter-finals for the first time when Lieke Martens' last-gasp penalty earned them a 2-1 victory against Japan on Tuesday....
16:00, 06/25/2019

Steve Kerr talks about Durant Injury (NBA Finals) OAKLAND – Former U of A standout Steve Kerr talked about the devastating injury to Kevin Durant as his Warriors hope to even up the NBA Finals series against Toronto....
23:48, 06/11/2019

The home-edge angle disproven in Stanley Cup, NBA Finals Home sour home. If there’s one helpful angle for sports bettors that jumped out from the NHL and NBA championship series, which both ended this week, it’s that teams playing at home may not be getting as big a boost as the market believes. Wednesday ...
09:16, 06/15/2019

| Brumbies playing for Australian pride in quarter-finals The Brumbies are the only side left flying the Australian flag in Super Rugby and coach Dan McKellar says the team will be playing for national pride in the quarter-finals....
00:16, 06/16/2019

Mother and School Administrator Vanishes During Finals Week According to those who know her best, Kameela Russell is not the type of woman to simply wander off from her responsibilities or leave her loved ones. Yet the 41-year-old school administrator and mother of two has been missing since May 15. The Miam...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Raptors top Bucks in Game 5 to move to brink of NBA Finals Toronto weathered an early flurry from Milwaukee and held on late to move one more win from the first trip to the NBA Finals in franchise history.        ...
21:32, 05/23/2019

These Stanley Cup finals show there’s still a place for ‘heavy’ hockey in the NHL “I did expect a physical series, but we bang hard, too," Bruins Coach Bruce Cassidy told reporters in St. Louis. Game 4 of the Stanley Cup finals featured 85 hits....
18:16, 06/04/2019

Cable, streaming or sports bar? How much it costs to watch the NBA finals Even as more and more Canadians are cutting cable, more of us are watching the NBA Finals — whether that’s on streaming services or out at a sports bar....
12:48, 06/11/2019

English fans hit out at Uefa over 'extortionate' cost of going to finals Liverpool, Spurs, Arsenal and Chelsea football supporters irate at high cost of attendanceFans of the four English clubs to have made it to Europe’s two main football finals have joined forces to criticise Uefa’s disregard for the “extortionate costs...
11:48, 05/10/2019

Guardado fires Mexico into quarter-finals with 3-1 win over Canada Seven-times champions Mexico sealed their spot in the knockout stage of the Gold Cup with a 3-1 victory over Canada in Denver, Colorado on Wednesday....
23:32, 06/19/2019

Stephen Curry and Drake made their amends after NBA Finals Before leaving the Oracle Arena for perhaps the last time, Stephen Curry made a quick Facetime call. The Warriors’ Curry was seen Facetiming with rapper and Raptors superfan Drake Thursday night, moments after Toronto secured its first ever champions...
14:16, 06/14/2019

Highlights: Zverev through to quarter-finals after sinking Fognini "Alexander Zverev is through to the last eight of the French Open. After going a set down, Zverev rallied and won in four. He will face Novak Djokovic next."...
16:00, 06/03/2019

Previously Banned Fortnite Duo Qualifies For World Cup Finals Yesterday, Fortnite duo Damion “XXiF” Cook and Ronald “Ronaldo” Mach qualified for the World Cup by placing third with 91 points in the eighth week of North America East duo competition. On May 3, both players were temporarily banned from Fortnite an...
15:32, 06/03/2019

Djokovic canters into Roland Garros quarter-finals "Novak Djokovic\u0027s serene progress through the French Open continued as he reached the quarter-finals with a straight sets win over Jan-Lennard Struff."...
07:00, 06/03/2019

Report: Durant (calf) out for Game 2 of West finals Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals Thursday night due to a calf strain, Yahoo Sports reported....
15:16, 05/15/2019

NBA Eastern Conference Finals: Giannis and Kawhi to do battle SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt previews the upcoming Eastern Conference Finals series between the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors.        ...
11:32, 05/13/2019

Athletics: U.S. win both finals on opening day of IAAF World Relays The United States dominated the opening day of the IAAF World Relays on Saturday, winning both finals of the newly introduced mixed events in Yokohama, Japan....
09:48, 05/11/2019

Kevin Durant looks scary good before NBA Finals return He’s back. Kevin Durant was flying all over the floor during warmups before the Warriors’ do-or-die NBA Finals Game 5 against the Raptors on Monday night, as fans of Canada’s team unleashed boos each time the superstar slammed the b...
20:48, 06/10/2019

Lowry has 25, Raptors rout Bucks 120-102 to even East finals TORONTO (AP) — Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece. Serge Ibaka had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Ra...
20:32, 05/21/2019

Zverev beats Fognini to return to quarter-finals German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive French Open quarter-final when he recovered from losing the first set to beat Italian Fabio Fognini on Monday....
10:48, 06/03/2019

USA scrape past Curacao and into Gold Cup semi-finals Weston McKennie’s first-half header clinches 1-0 victoryCo-hosts will play Jamaica for a place in tournament finalWeston McKennie’s first-half goal gave the United States a 1-0 win over Curacao in Philadelphia on Sunday to put the defending champions...
20:00, 06/30/2019

Raptors steamroll Bucks to even Eastern Conference finals TORONTO — Kyle Lowry scored 25 points, Kawhi Leonard had 19 and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 on Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece. Serge Ibaka had 17 points and 13 rebounds for the Raptors...
22:16, 05/21/2019

Raptors rally past Bucks for first Finals appearance TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors made history the hard way Saturday night, reaching the NBA Finals for the first time after rallying past the Milwaukee Bucks 100-94 in Game 6....
00:16, 05/26/2019

'Level' Kawhi puts Raptors on cusp of first Finals Behind their even-keeled superstar, the Raptors rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat the Bucks 105-99 and move within one win of the franchise's first trip to the NBA Finals....
04:00, 05/24/2019

UA Women’s Golf Advances to NCAA semi-finals TUCSON –  The Arizona Wildcats women’s golf team advanced to the semifinals of the NCAA Championships at The Blessings Golf Course Tuesday, thanks to a dramatic putt from Haley Moore on her final hole. Here’s more from Tuesday night...
22:00, 05/21/2019

NBA Playoffs: Kawhi, Raptors clinch first NBA Finals appearance The Toronto Raptors are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history after a thrilling 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals....
02:48, 05/26/2019

Halep and Djokovic storm into French quarter-finals Defending champion Simona Halep continued to tighten her grip on the French Open as she demolished Polish teenager Iga Swiatek to reach the quarter-finals on Monday....
14:48, 06/03/2019

KD disputes idea Warriors are better without him Kevin Durant also addressed the idea that he is not seen as part of the Warriors' collective, saying he knows what he brings and that's what matters....
23:32, 05/24/2019

Warriors still favored despite 2-1 deficit The Toronto Raptors scored a decisive victory at Golden State on Wednesday night to reclaim home-court advantage in the NBA Finals, but the Warriors remain favored by most sportsbooks to rally for the championship....
11:48, 06/06/2019

Warriors making fun of defense they don’t want to see again OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors continued goofing on the old-school box-and-one defense the Raptors employed in the final minutes of Game 2 Sunday in Toronto. The more Golden State made fun of it, the more it seems the Warriors don’t want to see it ag...
02:48, 06/05/2019

Do the Warriors need Kevin Durant? SportsPulse: Yes, Kevin Durant has been an instrumental part in the Warriors last two titles. No, he was never needed for the Warriors dynasty to become a dynasty.        ...
13:16, 05/23/2019

Curry's heroics not enough for Warriors Missing two key pillars of their starting lineup, the Golden State Warriors had to turn to two-time MVP Stephen Curry against the Toronto Raptors in Game Three of the NBA Finals in Oakland on Wednesday....
01:00, 06/06/2019

Even If The Warriors Win, Oakland Loses This is the real NBA Finals, the one that transcends Larry O’Brien, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Doris Burke, Woj, Adam Silver, dynasties, the next Why-The-Lakers-Are-On-Fire tell-all, the works. This is Oakland’s last stand with the team it raised f...
12:00, 05/29/2019

Green: 'Not smart' to think Warriors' run over After falling to the Raptors in the NBA Finals, Warriors stars Draymond Green and Stephen Curry expressed confidence that the team's dominant run isn't over just yet....
01:16, 06/14/2019

10 of boxing’s best road warriors DeMarcus Corley, featured in this week's Boxing News, is without doubt boxing’s premier road warrior in 2019, but many others have walked a similar path The post 10 of boxing’s best road warriors appeared first on Boxing News....
10:48, 09/17/2019

Warriors' Durant out at least another week Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant is not yet ready to resume on-court work and will be re-evaluated in a week, the team announced Thursday, shortly before Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
22:16, 05/16/2019

Warriors thank Durant, say they will retire No. 35 Warriors CEO Joe Lacob thanked Kevin Durant in a statement released Monday, saying the All-NBA forward "carried himself with class and dignity both on and off the court."...
14:48, 07/01/2019

Nyhrox, aqua win duos competition at Fortnite World Cup Finals Emil "Nyhrox" Bergquist Pedersen and David "aqua" Wang won a split of $3 million after becoming the first-ever champions in the Fortnite World Cup Finals duos competition. Wins in Games 4 and 5 of the six-game competition led the European duo to vict...
17:16, 07/27/2019

Watch: Drake distraught after Kevin Durant NBA Finals injury Drake might be one of the Toronto Raptors' biggest fans, but he showed some respect for Kevin Durant by expressing serious emotion after the Golden State Warriors star was forced out of the NBA Finals with an injury....
07:16, 06/11/2019