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Author: 0 Warriors set to make their claim as NBA's best ever

It's easy to overreact after two games. In the first two games of the Finals the scoring has been absurd. That's not what Curry made a decision to do in the second quarter. "I'm pretty good I would think", he said. The Warriors followed with a 16-4 run that included 3-pointers from Curry and Thompson, a three-point play from Durant in transition, and four points from Shaun Livingston.

Sports U.S. vs. Trinidad and Tobago live stream
Author: 0 U.S. vs. Trinidad and Tobago live stream

At other times , it was a different alignment. "We certainly understand the significance of this game", United States head coach Bruce Arena said in Wednesday afternoon's pre-match press conference. "When the whistle blows and the game's over, then you think about Mexico ". "They have to understand the things we're trying to do, and I don't think we're already there", said Arena, whose team settled for a 1-1 draw with Venezuela on Saturday in Sandy, Utah.

Sports Virat Kohli Speaks Ahead Of Champions Trophy Match Against Sri Lanka
Author: 0 Virat Kohli Speaks Ahead Of Champions Trophy Match Against Sri Lanka

The winners of the last edition have a formidable batting line-up, which is being backed very well by a potent bowling attack. In contrast, Sri Lanka have not been able to fill the void left by the retirement of stalwarts such as Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene and Tillakaratne Dilshan.

Sports ICC Champions Trophy: England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues
Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy: England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues

Former Indian cricketer also thinks that the Men in Blue will defend their title. As far as the mindset was concerned, it made me realise that I cannot do everything in every game. A supremely assertive India today humiliated Bangladesh by 240 runs in a warm-up game and geared up for the ICC Champions Trophy in an emphatic fashion, sounding a warning for arch-rivals Pakistan .

Sports Murray ready for Khachanov test
Author: 0 Murray ready for Khachanov test

He is a real No. 1, ? the 28-year-old added. Indian fans can look forward to Purav Raja and Divij Sharan's men's doubles third round match. Wawrinka had only a bit more trouble, eliminating the last Frenchman, No. Previous year was the first time at the French Open that we stayed in a house near to the courts, and we're doing the same again this time. "Each game gets more hard".

Sports England reach their first ever Under-20 World Cup final
Author: 0 England reach their first ever Under-20 World Cup final

The main England Under 20s reached the World Cup final following a comeback win against Italy in South Korea at 2pm United Kingdom time . CHERRIES star Lewis Cook will be the first man since Bobby Moore in 1966 to captain England in the final of a World Cup.

Sports Australia and New Zealand draw after play abandoned
Author: 0 Australia and New Zealand draw after play abandoned

Australia were dealt two more blows in fairly quick succession as Adam Milne removed Aaron Finch and Henriques for eight and 18 respectively. "We gave them a lot of freebies and it was pretty ordinary, to be honest with you". Ronchi was particularly severe on Patt Cummins (1/67) as he continued his onslaught and struck the pacer for a six and four in consecutive balls in the 13th over.

Sports Shane Warne clears air on India coach job
Author: 0 Shane Warne clears air on India coach job

The interview process for the coach's position will begin either on Thursday evening after the India-Sri Lanka match or would be held from Friday onwards, as reported by TOI. However many in BCCI feel that Sehwag, who is also a social media sensation, may demand an astronomical salary and then Moody, who gave a good presentation last time also, could come into the fray.

Author: 0 Thierry Henry: 'Everyone at Arsenal is waiting for Premier League title'

Arsenal legend Tony Adams believes that Arsene Wenger should've left the club after Saturday's FA Cup victory, to avoid "spoiling" his tenure. The Gunners' season was a rollercoaster of success and disappointment after they were turfed out of the Champions League and failed to qualify for next year's competition after a fifth place finish in the league, but finished on a high with an FA Cup win.

Author: 0 Kerber in historic loss, tearful Kvitova returns

The 15th seed won the opening point of the match with a sweeping cross-court forehand and needed just 74 minutes to overcome world number 86 Boserup . "The injury is severe and I will need to see specialists, but if you know anything about me, I am strong and I will fight this". Kerber could also face a challenge of losing her top position on WTA world rankings if second-seeded Karolina Pliskova managed to make into the final.

Author: 0 Kiki set to get Roland Garros fired up

Heading into the French Open , many figured the women's draw was wide open, because of the absences of Williams' sister, Serena (who is pregnant), and Maria Sharapova (who was denied a wild-card entry that she needed as she comes off a drug suspension).

Author: 0 Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins - 6/3/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Scott Wilson and Evgeni Malkin followed with the other two third-period goals. After the Malkin goal, Predators coach Peter Laviolette turned to backup Juuse Saros , another terrible performance for Rinne against the Penguins in the books; in four career starts in Pittsburgh before Wednesday, Rinne was 0-4 with a 4.71 goals-against average and an.831 save percentage.

Sports National Hockey League roundup: Senators force Game 7
Author: 0 National Hockey League roundup: Senators force Game 7

The Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins meet Thursday in game seven of the NHL Eastern Conference Finals at the PPG Paints Arena . Mike Hoffman scored the victor 1 minute, 34 seconds into the third period, Bobby Ryan picked up his sixth goal of the playoffs, and Craig Anderson made 45 saves.

Sports Butler, Bryant lead Cubs past Marlins 3-1 for 4th straight
Author: 0 Butler, Bryant lead Cubs past Marlins 3-1 for 4th straight

Rizzo later added a run-scoring double in the seventh off Brian Ellington, who gave up four more runs during that six-run output by the Cubs that inning that blew the game open. "We didn't do a whole lot". Then Dee Gordon's sacrifice fly to Almora in center gave Riddle the chance to score and end the shutout. Bryant reached base four times, scored two runs and robbed Giancarlo Stanton of a hit with a diving stop on a grounder to third in the third.

Sports Ray Tanner will largely handle South Carolina baseball coaching search himself
Author: 0 Ray Tanner will largely handle South Carolina baseball coaching search himself

State at USC and now serves on the NCAA Baseball Selection Committee, where he regularly interacts with baseball coaches and ADs. "It's hard", Coach Tanner told reporters Wednesday during a news conference. It's not an easy situation to go through, but I do understand that it's part of the job". Holbrook had two years remaining on a contract that paid him $405,000 annually, and Tanner said the former coach would receive a negotiated settlement that had not yet been executed.

Sports Bangladesh suffer woeful warm-up for Champions Trophy opener
Author: 0 Bangladesh suffer woeful warm-up for Champions Trophy opener

A good indication of England's strength is the fact Jonny Bairstow can not nail down a regular spot in the team. But Karthik showed composure during his innings under mostly overcast conditions. Michael Vaughan's Champions Trophy dream team: David Warner (Aus), Quinton de Kock (SA), Joe Root (Eng), Virat Kohli (Ind), AB de Villiers (SA), Ben Stokes (Eng), Jos Buttler (Eng), Mitchell Starc (Aus), Kagiso Rabada (SA), Trent Boult (NZ), Imran Tahir (SA).

Author: 0 UK Labour Party figure steps down due to illness

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn are making a last push for votes as the British general election campaign enters its final day. What initially seemed the dullest campaign in memory has been transformed through unexpected missteps, surprise developments - and deadly attacks that have pushed national security to the top of the agenda.

Sports Dixon, Franchitti safe after armed robbery at drive-thru
Author: 0 Dixon, Franchitti safe after armed robbery at drive-thru

Since then, it's been all hands to the pump as he prepares for this weekend's Indy 500. Given that just five rookies have won the 500 at the first attempt, Chilton can be pleased with what he achieved and is ready to build on that this time around.

Author: 0 Rain forces Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic matches to Wednesday at French Open

Djokovic said he hoped his relationship with Agassi, who famously recovered from a slump to win several majors after his 30th birthday, would help him return to form. The Romanian wasted four set points but evened the match on her next opportunity in the tiebreaker after saving a match point. Thiem is looking to take the next step and win his first Grand Slam title, but he'll have his hands full with Djokovic on Tuesday.

Author: 0 Hazard op a success as Chelsea reveal expected return date

Chelsea said in a statement on their website on Monday evening: " Eden Hazard successfully underwent surgery today after sustaining a fracture to his right ankle while training with the Belgian national team". "Leaving Chelsea? Never say never in football, but at the moment it's not something that's on my mind". The Belgian global helped the Blues win the Premier League title this season, scoring 16 goals and assisting 5 in the league.

Author: 0 Guentzel shines again as Pens pull clear of Preds in Game Two

Matt Murray was spectacular at times Wednesday night, as he made 37 saves on 38 shots during the Penguins' 4-1 win. PITTSBURGH (AP) - By coach Peter Laviolette's math, the Nashville Predators have been pretty good for all but 10 minutes of the Stanley Cup Final .

Author: 0 Nadal romps into 11th French Open quarters

In yet another ominous performance, Nadal destroyed his opponent on Court Suzanne Lenglen to move into the quarter-finals and one step closer to a 10th Roland Garros crown. The 25-year-old must reach the final to claim the top ranking for the first time. The match was suspended a night earlier after the first set because of rain.

Author: 0 Halep reaches semifinals of French Open

They kissed each other on the cheeks in traditional French fashion at the end of the match after Cornet failed to return a powerful crosscourt forehand, triggering scenes of joy in the Court Philippe Chatrier stands after a 90-minute tussle.

Author: 0 Curry: Warriors' defense 'amazing' in NBA Finals

Become a subscriber to the Trinidad Express Newspapers for access to all our articles via our vNEWS. These first two games of the Finals have shown both sides of how the Warriors can play - grinding out a defensive battle in Game 1 and putting on an incredible display of offensive firepower, but coming at the cost of untimely mistakes.

Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers hope home cooking leads to success in NBA Finals

Q: Did you get any or will you need any IV? . Cleveland's supporting cast will need to step up on the offensive end as well to help take some of the offensive load off of Kyrie Irving and LeBron. Curry seized command in the third quarter with 12 points, seven rebounds and five assists as the Warriors stretched a 67-64 half-time lead to 102-88 entering the fourth quarter.

Author: 0 Warriors warm up for Game 3 in Cleveland

LeBron James No.23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers attempts to run past Kevin Durant No.35 and Stephen Curry No.30 of the Golden State Warriors during the second half of Game 2 of the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on Monday in Oakland, California.

Author: 0 Novak Djokovic 'tanked' the last set, says John McEnroe

Dominic Thiem has been the second-best player on this clay season, with the realest credential around: the only player to beat Rafael Nadal . His opponent and compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta retired because of an injury over on Philippe Chatrier with Nadal leading 6-2, 2-0 after 51 minutes.

Author: 0 A Big Day At The America's Cup Bermuda

The hulls were immersed and the towering "wing" sail tipped over them as it came to a halt. Team New Zealand pitches forward during the semi-final. In the other semi-final, SoftBank Team Japan lead Sweden's Artemis Racing 3-1 ahead of their two races on Thursday.

Author: 0 Nadal reaches French Open semis as Carreno Busta retires

Trust me, I'm thinking about many things, especially in the last couple of months. "It's unfortunate to finish Roland Garros the way I have done today". In 2017, he has won only one title in Qatar. Nadal beat the Austrian to lift the trophy in both Madrid and Barcelona, but Thiem exacted a measure of revenge with a 6-4, 6-3 win over the 31-year-old at the Rome Masters.

Author: 0 Oracle Team USA beat New Zealand, win America's Cup qualifier

Meanwhile, after concluding the qualifiers as winners, topping the table with nine points following back-to-back wins over Emirates Team New Zealand and Land Rover BAR on Saturday, Oracle Team USA will take a crucial point advantage into the America's Cup Match.

Author: 0 America's Cup challenger races postponed due to high wind

The capsize was not the Kiwis' first issue of the day. The four teams are battling it out to determine who will advance to face defending America's Cup champions Oracle in the finals later this month. The Great Britain boat had suffered a broken wing on the first day of the semi-final, which saw the team retire in the opening race and then having to forfeit the second.