Sports

Sports Penguins' Nick Bonino Played Through Broken Leg In Stanley Cup Final
Author: 0 Penguins' Nick Bonino Played Through Broken Leg In Stanley Cup Final

The Pittsburgh Penguins have achieved what few teams have before them, winning back to back Stanley Cups. Other details were still being finalized Monday and will be announced later. In the Game 6 clincher, Crosby had four shots on goal in 17:17. Bonino broke his tibia during Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Jake Guentzel, who was in the minors for most of the year, led the playoffs with 13 goals.

Sports Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021
Author: 0 Perez to remain as Real Madrid president until 2021

The 32-year-old has reportedly told Real that his decision to leave is final with two clubs interested. Asked if Mourinho expected Ronaldo to head back, a United insider said: "No. He has led Madrid to back-to-back Champions League titles and its first Spanish league in five seasons this year, and helped Portugal to win last year's European Championship.

Sports Markelle Fultz Will Be Drafted By Philadelphia
Author: 0 Markelle Fultz Will Be Drafted By Philadelphia

After much speculation regarding how they'd use the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft , general manager Danny Ainge chose to send it to the Philadelphia 76ers . But where do we find such a player? The biggest question for Boston in terms of how well this trade benefits them is what they're able to turn all of these assets into.

Sports Transfer window: Manchester United defender Chris Smalling reportedly a Tottenham Hotspur target
Author: 0 Transfer window: Manchester United defender Chris Smalling reportedly a Tottenham Hotspur target

Despite being an integral part of the back four last season, Smalling's future at Old Trafford is mired in doubt. They have injury problems. However, last season, the former Southampton manager mainly used him in the defense. He has since made 243 appearances for the Red Devils, scoring 13 goals. The Portuguese tactician is understood to be looking for a new central defender, centre-midfielder, a winger and a striker ahead of the new campaign with the first of those positions having been ...

Sports Gambhir shuts separatist Mirwaiz with epic tweet
Author: 0 Gambhir shuts separatist Mirwaiz with epic tweet

Shockingly, people in Indian occupied Kashmir were seen bursting crackers to celebrate Pakistan's win. Farooq had also congratulated the Pakistani cricket team after it beat England to enter the Champions Trophy final . Gautam Gambhir also offered to help him pack. "Best of luck for the finals!". As soon as Pakistan won the match, a large number of youth hit the streets across the Valley to celebrate the win yesterday.

Author: 0 Confederations Cup - Russia start with victory

Have you read Trendiee Today? Midfielder Denis Glushakov flicked the ball over goalkeeper Stefan Marinovic in the 31st minute as New Zealand defenders rushed back to try to clear it off the line. "When the president of our country comes out to make a speech it mobilises us and gives us great motivation, but it also adds to our responsibilities", Cherchesov told reporters.

Sports Samba enthusiast Ostapenko finds feet at French Open
Author: 0 Samba enthusiast Ostapenko finds feet at French Open

Jelena Ostapenko became the first Latvian to reach a Grand Slam semifinal when she dispatched 11th-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 in the quarterfinals of the French Open on Tuesday. 12, who has played in two Grand Slam finals. Ostapenko said: "We are good friends, because we played the doubles in China a year ago, and that's how I got to know her, she is a really nice person".

Author: 0 Russia Win Against New Zealand in Confederations Cup Opener

Host Russia were clearly the better side as they missed a handful of chances, but the three points was all that matters. Russia's president was in the $750 million new stadium in his native St. Vargas struck Chile's second goal in their win when VAR overruled an initial offside call and there was another debatable incident in Germany's match with Australia in Sochi, when Tomi Juric's finish was allowed to stand despite arguments of handball.

Author: 0 Cavs, GM Griffin part after title, 3 straight NBA Finals

Griffin's departure comes on the anniversary of the Cavs' dramatic Game 7 win over Golden State, capping a historic comeback that gave Cleveland its first major professional sports championship since 1964. According to the Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski, 2004 Finals MVP Chauncey Billups is a candidate for the job based on his relationship with Lue and Gilbert.

Author: 0 Fleury, Neal, Vatanen among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft

Meanwhile the cap floor - in other words, the minimum - will be $55.4 million U.S. It will last through Tuesday. The number of entry draft picks will likely go up once the list of exposed players is released, and Vegas general manager George McPhee's amatuer scouting staff will gets plenty of facetime during the NHL Entry Draft in Chicago.

Author: 0 Hamilton claims Canada GP as Vettel stumbles

Charging from the back of the field after a first-lap incident with Max Verstappen sent him to the pits for a new front wing for his auto to finish fourth was points-leader Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari . "Once I was there, I could not go back". "Seeing the Ferrari further back, I thought, 'That's fantastic for us'". Verstappen, who rose from fifth to second at the start, had to retire after 11 laps with electrical problems.

Author: 0 Vegas holds all the cards with NHL expansion draft list out

Those deals won't be formally revealed until Wednesday. The Senators were handcuffed by veteran defenseman Dion Phaneuf's decision to not waive his no-movement clause. But now, Marc-Andre Fleury has some company on that list. When the list was initially released, some fans were confused and surprised to see that forward Brayden Point was left off the protected list , but he doesn't meet the exposure requirements (still considered a rookie), and thus, Vegas will not be able to ...

Sports Suit Filed Against Chicago Bears, NFL Over Wearing Gear
Author: 0 Suit Filed Against Chicago Bears, NFL Over Wearing Gear

Less than a week before the game, he received an email from the Bears stating fans could not partake in the event while wearing opposing team gear. The Bears didn't respond Monday to a message seeking comment. In a phone conversation with TODAY'S TMJ4 , Beckman said that he was aware of San Francisco 49ers fans who were also attempted to wear 49ers' gear before the game at Soldier Field.

Author: 0 Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans

The snowball effect ensued as Miller was lifted and Zach McAllister allowed a two run single to Taylor, which put the game out of reach. "And the best part is he's going to continue to get better". Kenley Jansen relieved Hatcher and picked up his 12th save by striking out Jason Kipnis to end the game. Later in the top of the 8, Miller induced what looked to be an inning-ending 6-4-3 double play, but upon further review - though fairly obvious at the time - Gonzalez came off of second ...

Author: 0 Lions send message to All Blacks

The Lions thought they had cashed in on their numerical advantage nearly immediately when Jamie George powered his way towards the line, but the television match official could not see any evidence that the England hooker had got the ball over.

Sports Mourinho Convinces Morata to Join Manchester United
Author: 0 Mourinho Convinces Morata to Join Manchester United

The 24-year-old's representative Juanma Lopez said the Spain worldwide is keen to secure regular first-team football after struggling to dislodge Karim Benzema as Zinedine Zidane's first choice striker in Madrid. The Spain international's agent is said to have told the Real Madrid hierarchy that his client wants to leave and he is believed to be on his way to Manchester United this summer.

Sports India thrash Pakistan by 124 runs to lead CT group
Author: 0 India thrash Pakistan by 124 runs to lead CT group

Virat Kohli hailed a "massive win" against Pakistan as India delivered the message that, for all the talk of issues behind the scenes in their camp, they are more than capable of defending their Champions Trophy title this summer. The team stuck by their captain's word and proved no match for a dominant Indian side. And Yuvi came in and just took all the pressure off me. Kohli told reporters after the game: "The way Yuvi batted, it was the game-changing innings, to be honest".

Author: 0 SRK, GMR Group own two franchises in SA's T20 league

Kagiso Rabada and JP Duminy will be the marquee players for Johannesburg and Cape Town respectively. David Miller has committed to his new home in Bloemfontein and Imran Tahir, who has played at three different South African franchises, will make his debut for the Warriors in Port Elizabeth.

Sports Morgan blames pitch for England calamity
Author: 0 Morgan blames pitch for England calamity

Morgan, whose team played a Champions Trophy game against New Zealand in Cardiff , said that Pakistan's batsmen found the going easy on Wednesday because they had played on the same surface two days ago. They followed Amir having failed a fitness test shortly before the toss after being given an injection to try and overcome the back spasm. "So I was very happy for my team performance, and all the credit goes to my team management and my players".

Sports Australia suffer heartbreak, match against Bangla abandoned
Author: 0 Australia suffer heartbreak, match against Bangla abandoned

Australia will look to improve its performance from the opening match when it takes on Bangladesh in a must-win Group A contest at The Oval here on Monday. The match was on the verge of being resumed at 8:30pm local time (0100 hrs IST) but as soon as the covers were pulled out of the ground, rain returned to dash any hopes of further play.

Sports Pakistan crush India to win the ICC Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Pakistan crush India to win the ICC Champions Trophy

After Kohli won the toss and, surprisingly, opted to field first, Pakistan posted an imposing total of 338 for four featuring Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred, an innings where he might have been run out for one and was caught off a no-ball on three.

Author: 0 Pakistan thrash India in cricket Champions Trophy victory

Zaman's 114 off of 106 balls earned him the Man of the Match award in the final . The Sarfraz Ahmed-led side on Sunday came out on top with a commendable all-round performance as they defeated India by huge 180 runs at The Oval to emerge victorious.

Sports Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title
Author: 0 Long road: Koepka's journey now includes a US Open title

Open, is a victor on the PGA Tour this year while Thomas is the world number 13, a three-time victor this season and a member of the exclusive "59" club after breaking 60 at the Sony Open this year. "It's great to see him landing a major and he certainly did it in style". That victory five years ago at Royal Latham was his last tour win. I don't know why.

Sports Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks
Author: 0 Fultz works out for 76ers, amid draft trade talks

The announcement of the particulars will likely happen Monday. There will, of course, be more details to come. In this moment of uncertainty for the Celtics , it's a good bet that this isn't the only spin the Celtics will take this summer in Trader Danny's Tesla.

Sports Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?
Author: 0 Will the Golden State Warriors finish off the sweep?

Which led to a turning point in the series. Last night's game was a wild one with several lead changes. This pretty much continued throughout most of the game. In what likely represented the final chance for the Cavs to scratch their way back into this series, Cleveland was KO'd by the depth and talent of the Warriors on Wednesday night, losing 118-113, falling behind in the series by a near-insurmountable 3-0 series deficit.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant's Mom, Wanda, Stole The Show At Last Night's NBA Finals

So it seems Lacob won't have to do much to persuade Curry to remain in the Bay Area. Warriors forward Kevin Durant , 28, was named the Most Valuable Player of the Finals. But he offered a glimpse of what more he could offer by averaging more than 30 points per game during a 4-1 series win over the Cavaliers in the Finals.

Author: 0 Amir, Fakhar star as Pakistan rout India for Champions Trophy title

This was Pakistan s largest margin of victory, by runs, in 129 ODIs against India , surpassing their 159-run success at Delhi in 2005. India skipper Virat Kohli continued to top the ODI batsmen's list followed by Australia's David Warner, South Africa's AB de Villiers and England's Joe Root.

Sports Oscar sparks mass brawl in Chinese league
Author: 0 Oscar sparks mass brawl in Chinese league

It's unclear what caused the Guangzhou R&F players to get so upset at the Brazilian, although it's certainly possible that they didn't appreciate having the ball rocketed into them twice in a row. Oscar was unhurt and the fiery encounter finished 1-1 to leave SIPG four points behind reigning champions Guangzhou Evergrande. Oscar did get the assist on Shanghai's goal, setting up fellow Brazilian Hulk for the equalizer.

Sports LeBron James dunks on kids at son's epic birthday party
Author: 0 LeBron James dunks on kids at son's epic birthday party

He captured seven rings during his 16-season career and earned the nickname Big Shot Bob because of his propensity for drilling clutch shots in critical postseason moments. Horry can say whatever he wants, but it's going to be very hard for James to usurp Jordan's position as the greatest of all-time at this point. For every game, LeBron was front and center.

Author: 0 French Open Diary: Birthday girls already celebrating, legends roll back the years

The 11th seed, her luminous green racquet a rapier to Kuznetsova's broadsword, eased into a 3-0 lead but after a few meaty swings Kuznetsov broke back. Bacsinszky didn't let her guard down after the break and held serve twice to win the set 6-4. "Yeah, I'm going to enjoy it, but I will have plans after the tournament".

Author: 0 FIFA Confederations Cup: Hosts Russia see off New Zealand in opener

The All Whites barely threatened in the opening 45 minutes, as Roman Akinfeev enjoyed a quiet first stanza. Russia's Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his side's second goal during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between Russia and New Zealand , at the St.

Sports Yankees top prospect Gleyber Torres out for season with torn UCL
Author: 0 Yankees top prospect Gleyber Torres out for season with torn UCL

Torres injured his elbow sliding headfirst into home plate during the Triple-A Scranton RailRiders' game in Buffalo on Saturday, the New York Daily News noted . Also, his power has increased as he was on pace to surpass career highs in home runs (11) and RBI (66). After helping Chicago win the World Series, Chapman returned to NY over the winter on a five-year deal worth $86 million.

Author: 0 Unseeded Ostapenko rallies to win French Open

But the oddest bit of cosmic connection was that Ostapenko had become the first player since Gustavo Kuerten to claim the French Open as their maiden title; and Kuerten won the French Open on June 8, 1997, the day the Latvian was born.

Sports Leeds United boss Thomas Christiansen targeting promotion
Author: 0 Leeds United boss Thomas Christiansen targeting promotion

He said: "I am in at a big club with ambition". "But having my ideas - I will die with my ideas, my philosophy". Julio Banuelos has followed him from APOEL to be his assistant, with Ivan Torres installed as fitness coach and Marcos Abad as goalkeeping coach.

Sports England Under-21s must beat Slovakia to advance, admits Aidy Boothroyd
Author: 0 England Under-21s must beat Slovakia to advance, admits Aidy Boothroyd

The centre-back said: "It was a mixture". We rode our luck a little bit with him playing there but he had the desired effect. Nathan Redmond's celebration showed how much this tournament means to England's Young Lions. "I would like to thank the fans". All things considered, odds of 17/20 (1.85 ) certainly look like a sensible investment on both teams finding the net for the sixth time in seven Slovakia matches, particularly given the urgency of England's situation.

Sports Lewis slams Mayweather vs McGregor fight as 'ridiculous'
Author: 0 Lewis slams Mayweather vs McGregor fight as 'ridiculous'

Considering the fact that this fight will be watched all around the world, brands will be queueing up to secure these rights, although it is likely to cost them. Mike visits Crumlin Boxing Club in Dublin to speak to Phil Sutcliffe, the man who trained McGregor growing up, to find out more about his grounding in the sport of boxing.

Sports Celtics to trade No. 1 Pick to 76ers
Author: 0 Celtics to trade No. 1 Pick to 76ers

But, if that Lakers pick doesn't fall between No. 2 and No. 5 in the 2018 draft, Philly will instead send a 2019 first-round pick from Boston that it acquired from the Sacramento Kings . The Lakers first round pick is going to Philadelphia, and their second round pick in the same draft is going to Orlando or Toronto. If Boston holds onto the pick , it would have seven first-rounders in the next three years.

Author: 0 Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears

But now that the lists are set, McPhee said he's more willing than ever to talk deal with his team-building counterparts. The Winnipeg Jets solved an expansion issue even as they didn't make a trade as Toby Enstrom agreed to waive his no-movement clause before the deadline Friday, allowing them to protect their other three top defensemen: Dustin Byfuglien, Jacob Trouba and Tyler Myers.

Author: 0 Pakistan media hails win against India in Champions Trophy

The margin of victory - by a massive 180 runs with just under 20 overs to spare - was as emphatic as it was surprising for a team who tested the skin on their teeth and the seats of their trousers to the limits to get over the line. The win on Sunday also gave Pakistan their first-ever Champions Trophy title, while India have won the event twice - in 2002 and in the most recent competition before the year, 2013.

Sports Nadal storms into quarters, Pliskova through to last 16
Author: 0 Nadal storms into quarters, Pliskova through to last 16

Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal surged into the French Open quarterfinals for a record-equaling 11th time Sunday, while reigning women's title-holder Garbine Muguruza crashed out in the last 16. This time around, at the quarter-final stage things are less certain. Sixth-seeded Austrian player Theim thrashed Argentina's Horacio Zeballos 6-1, 6-3, 6-1 to reach the quarters for a second straight year.