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NBA notebook: Warriors’ Cousins plans playoff return

Injured Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins doesn't want to be counted out of the playoffs. If the Warriors can keep playing this postseason while eye...

NBA notebook: Warriors’ Cousins plans playoff return

Source: reuters.com

DeMarcus Cousins plans to return to Warriors during playoffs Warriors center tells ESPN he "ain't planning on sitting" out the season with a torn quadriceps and is looking forward to a "very nice ending."        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

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...
10:26, 06/04/2019

Golden State Warriors' DeMarcus Cousins expects to return this postseason Golden State Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins said he expects to return this postseason after sustaining a partially torn quadriceps muscle in the first round....
09:52, 05/07/2019

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...
22:13, 06/10/2019

The Warriors Need DeMarcus Cousins Now, Which Is Concerning For Everyone Involved Kevin Durant is short a limb. Kevon Looney’s ribs are splayed open like a blooming onion. Andre Iguodala has rocks in his shoes. The Warriors need two more wins, and medicine is not on their side. DeMarcus Cousins is, though....
22:13, 06/11/2019

Cousins to be active for Warriors in Game 1 Warriors center DeMarcus Cousins will be active for Game 1 against the Raptors, though Steve Kerr declined to say how he'll be used. But it isn't looking like Kevin Durant will be ready to go for Game 2...
20:00, 05/30/2019

DeMarcus Cousins is now Warriors’ most intriguing player: ‘F–k them’ If nothing else, DeMarcus Cousins is direct. “F–k them,” he told reporters about those who were critical of the time it took Kevin Durant to come back from a calf strain. “F–k them.” After missing just over a month...
02:00, 06/12/2019

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....
02:26, 05/24/2019

After battling through injuries, DeMarcus Cousins comes up big when Warriors need him most In Game 2 against Toronto Sunday – just his second game in nearly seven weeks – DeMarcus Cousins gave the Warriors the performance they needed.        ...
08:13, 06/03/2019

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...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Warriors lose 31-point lead, Cousins as Clippers rally "Landry Shamet buried a go-ahead 3-pointer with 16.5 seconds remaining, capping a historic rally from a 31-point deficit Monday night and delivering the Los Angeles Clippers a shocking, 135-131 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of thei...
21:13, 05/01/2019

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.        ...
06:13, 05/31/2019

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.        ...
06:13, 05/28/2019

Second-round NBA playoff predictions: End of the road for the Warriors? The second round of the 2019 NBA playoffs is set to begin on Saturday, and the matchups between the eight teams couldn't be juicier.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

NBA playoff power rankings: Warriors still top as Celtics rise in the East The first round of the NBA playoffs are over and the second round is already underway. The Rockets are dangerous despite a Game 1 loss while the 76ers have problemsIt wasn’t the most exciting first round of the NBA playoffs. In fact, there were exact...
17:52, 05/01/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors' Durant done for Rockets series Kevin Durant is done for the rest of the Western Conference semifinals, and head coach Steve Kerr said the Golden State Warriors must grasp the task ahead: Replace the best player in the NBA....
05:13, 05/10/2019

MLB notebook: Yankees' Judge to return Friday The New York Yankees are expected to activate slugger Aaron Judge from the injured list on Friday and have him in the lineup to face the Houston Astros....
06:26, 06/21/2019

MLB notebook: Kluber hopes to return in 2019 Cleveland Indians ace right-hander Corey Kluber is hopeful he'll be able to return from a fractured right forearm at some point during the 2019 season....
09:52, 05/08/2019

NBA notebook: Kerr says Durant could return for Game 3 Golden State forward Andre Iguodala is expected to play Sunday, despite being hobbled at the end of Game 1 of the NBA Finals, but teammate Kevin Durant won't....
05:00, 06/01/2019

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 ...
14:52, 05/09/2019

NBA notebook: Warriors' Looney returns to action in Game 4 Golden State reserve forward Kevon Looney returned from injury to play in Friday's Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors in Oakland, Calif....
06:00, 06/08/2019

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....
05:00, 05/20/2019

NFL notebook: Lynch eyes possible return after Crowell injury Oakland Raiders running back Isaiah Crowell suffered a torn Achilles tendon on Tuesday and is out for the season, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Wednesday....
04:00, 05/02/2019

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.        ...
01:13, 05/30/2019

Warriors bank on Thompson's return for Game 4 OAKLAND - The Toronto Raptors can move within one game of their first championship Friday night, but likely they will see a different-looking opponent than two days earlier when they take the floor for Game 4 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena....
04:52, 06/07/2019

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....
04:52, 06/07/2019

Durant makes return in Game 5 for Warriors Warriors forward Kevin Durant started in Monday's Game 5 of the NBA Finals with Golden State facing a must-win game, down 3-1 to the Raptors, coach Steve Kerr said....
03:52, 06/11/2019

Warriors remain optimistic Durant will return in postseason Warriors coach Steve Kerr isn't going to predict when Kevin Durant might play again but the team is optimistic the two-time reigning NBA Finals MVP will be back this postseason        ...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Countdown for Durant's return ticks louder for Warriors The countdown for Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant's possible return to the lineup from injury ticks even louder after the two-time defending champions dropped the first game of the NBA Finals on Thursday....
08:00, 05/31/2019

Warriors making pitch for Kevon Looney to return next season OAKLAND, Calif. — Shaun Livingston was on the campaign trail Tuesday stumping for injured teammate, Kevon Looney, the backup role-playing big man and a free agent. Looney’s fourth season in Golden State is over after busting his collarbone in Game 2,...
10:52, 06/05/2019

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...
00:13, 06/07/2019

'No plans' for Jussie Smollett Empire return after 'attack' Actor Jussie Smollett is not set to return to US TV drama Empire for its next season after being accused of staging a racist and homophobic attack on himself, the show's TV network has said....
11:26, 05/01/2019

Kevin Durant could return to Golden State Warriors for Game 3, report says Two-time NBA finals MVP has been injured since 8 MayDurant is averaging 34.2 points per game this postseasonKevin Durant could return from a calf injury as soon as Game 3 of the NBA finals, Yahoo Sports reported.Durant was hurt on 8 May, in the fifth...
22:26, 05/31/2019

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....
00:52, 06/01/2019

James Paxton plans Yankees return despite knee discomfort James Paxton’s troublesome left knee isn’t 100 percent. But the left-hander isn’t concerned about it anymore. He’s ready to rejoin the rotation, and the Yankees are planning for him to return Wednesday, manager Aaron Boone said Monday. “We want Dr. [...
19:13, 05/27/2019

What Robinson Cano’s ‘great’ day means for Mets return plans Robinson Cano’s return is growing near. Cano had a “great” day, Mets manager Mickey Callaway said before his team faced the Diamondbacks at Chase Field on Friday night. The day for Cano included batting practice and hitting against high velocit...
04:39, 06/01/2019

Warriors’ Thompson expected to return for Game 4 as Raptors look to widen series lead Klay Thompson sat out from Game 3 at Oracle Arena in Oakland, Calif., on Wednesday due to a hamstring injury. Game 4 is scheduled for 9 p.m. ET on Friday....
15:52, 06/07/2019

'No plans' for Jussie Smollett's 'Empire' character to return as series is renewed, Fox says Fans of Fox Entertainment’s hit show “Empire” can rejoice as the series has officially been picked up for a sixth season, albeit without one of its mainstays, Jussie Smollett....
02:26, 05/01/2019

Warriors' Klay Thompson leaves Game 6 with apparent knee injury, will not return Klay Thompson's left knee appeared to buckle in an awkward landing after a contested dunk attempt late in the third quarter of Game 6.       ...
08:39, 06/14/2019

Hedge Fund Titan David Tepper Plans to Return Investors' Money Famed hedge-fund manager David Tepper plans to turn Appaloosa LP into a family office managing his personal wealth as he spends more time focused on running the Carolina Panthers football team....
19:26, 05/23/2019

Westminster's grand plans: family housing, safer streets and a return to cool for Soho are unveiled in exclusive preview London's richest borough plans to fight crime, clean up its streets and house its deprived families. Homes & Property gets an exclusive first look at their proposals....
08:52, 06/19/2019

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.        ...
17:52, 06/06/2019

Cousins: I'm .500 QB, need wins for 'next level' Kirk Cousins on Wednesday acknowledged that he's a .500 quarterback for his career and needs to lead the Vikings to victories to get to the next level....
01:39, 06/13/2019

Durant, Cousins unlikely for start of Finals Kevin Durant still has not been cleared for on-court activities and is unlikely to be ready at the start of the NBA Finals, while the Warriors expect DeMarcus Cousins to return at some point during the series....
22:52, 05/23/2019

Will Cousins wreak havoc on Gasol again in Game 3? SportsPulse: The NBA Finals have been a game of adjustments through two games. With DeMarcus Cousins having a major impact on Game 2, Trysta Krick finds out what the Raptors have in store to answer for Game 3.        ...
05:00, 06/05/2019

Cousins savors big Game 2: 'Incredible moment' DeMarcus Cousins played 28 minutes in Sunday's win over the Raptors, scoring 11 points and adding 10 rebounds and six assists in an all-around performance....
13:26, 06/03/2019

Cousins overcame urge to quit after quad injury DeMarcus Cousins didn't think he had what it took to return from yet another injury after tearing his quad in the first round of the playoffs. "I was just ready to quit," he said. "Like, throw the towel in."...
23:13, 06/05/2019

Steve Kerr says center DeMarcus Cousins available for Game 1 TORONTO (AP) — Golden State coach Steve Kerr says center DeMarcus Cousins is available for Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. Kerr made the announcement at the team’s shootaround practice Thursday. Cousins has not been on the Warriors&...
18:39, 05/30/2019

Kirk Cousins knows he needs to deliver after disappointing initial season with Vikings Kirk Cousins faces a pivotal second season with the Vikings after 2018 ended with disappointment in Minnesota.        ...
13:13, 06/07/2019

Tuca and Bertie review – Bojack’s deliciously twisted cousins take flight Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong voice a gumptious toucan and her neurotic songbird pal in this joyously surreal animation from a graduate of Bojack HorsemanBird Town is a strange place where the trains are slithering snakes, the neighbours are stoned pl...
14:39, 05/03/2019

Kirk Cousins wants to make amends with Vikings fans for 2018 flop Following his first season as quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings, Kirk Cousins has explored his new Midwest community more, gradually becoming more familiar with his new neighbors. “They call it ‘Minnesota nice’ for a reason,” Cousins told USA Toda...
23:52, 06/07/2019

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 his best unit against Houston....
04:26, 04/29/2019

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....
08:26, 05/21/2019

'(Expletive) them': DeMarcus Cousins rips Kevin Durant skeptics after injury Golden State Warriors big man DeMarcus Cousins had a message for the people who questioned teammate Kevin Durant's heart.       ...
14:00, 06/11/2019

Playoff master Kim claims Mediheal win Kim Sei-young birdied the first extra hole to win the LPGA Mediheal Championship in San Francisco on Sunday and improve her perfect playoff record to 4-0....
05:39, 05/06/2019

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....
06:26, 05/11/2019

| Maritzburg in pole position after two playoff wins Maritzburg United took a big step towards securing their Absa Premiership safety after recording a hard-fought victory over Tshakhuma Tsha Madzivhandila....
09:26, 05/23/2019

Pavan wins BMW International Open after playoff MUNICH (AP) — Andrea Pavan defeated Matthew Fitzpatrick in a playoff to win the BMW International Open on Sunday. The Italian carded a bogey-free 6-under 66 in the final round to finish 15-under 273 overall, as did Fitzpatrick (69) after a bogey on t...
21:00, 06/23/2019

Verona promoted to Serie A after playoff win over Cittadella VERONA, Italy (AP) — Hellas Verona will be back in Serie A next season after a one-year absence after beating nine-man Cittadella 3-0 in the second leg of their promotion playoff on Sunday to win 3-2 on aggregate. Cittadella had been hoping to earn p...
03:00, 06/03/2019

Bruins top Blue Jackets to even playoff series at 2-2 Boston's top-liners finally contributed as the Bruins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets to even their Eastern Conference semifinal series at two games each        ...
08:39, 05/03/2019

Malone: Game 6 skirmish just 'playoff basketball' Nuggets coach Michael Malone didn't think much of the minor skirmish between his team and the Trail Blazers in Game 6, calling the incident indicative of playoff basketball....
03:39, 05/12/2019

4 arrested in connection with assault after playoff game Transit police in Massachusetts say four people have been arrested in connection with an assault just hours after the Boston Bruins beat the Carolina Hurricanes in a playoff game....
18:00, 05/15/2019

Tucson Sugar Skulls to battle for playoff lives TUCSON – The expansion professional indoor football team the Tucson Sugar Skulls have a chance to make it to the post season.  If the Sugar Skulls can beat Quad City on Saturday at the TCC they’ll advance to the playoffs.  Here’s mo...
12:52, 06/10/2019

Bundesliga Relegation Playoff Live: Stuttgart in Berlin The domestic season in Germany approaches an end. First, Union Berlin are hoping to be the first second-division team since 2012 to beat their top-flight opponents and secure Bundesliga status. Follow live updates here!...
19:39, 05/27/2019

Blues win caps historic Game 7 OT playoff trifecta Patrick Maroon's goal pushed the Blues past the Stars and into the Western Conference finals on Tuesday in what was a record third series this postseason to go to a Game 7 overtime....
10:00, 05/08/2019

Kim overcomes rough start to win playoff at Lake Merced DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — Sei Young Kim overcame a rough start to win the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship on Sunday at cold and windy Lake Merced, outlasting Bronte Law and Jeongeun Lee6 with a birdie on the first hole of a playoff. Three strokes ahead ent...
04:13, 05/06/2019

NHL players forget outside world during long playoff runs Paying the bills, going out to dinner and cutting the grass can fall by the wayside for NHL players on long playoff runs        ...
09:26, 05/15/2019

Kyrie Irving’s playoff flop should be red flag for Knicks On the surface, the Celtics’ second-round flameout to Milwaukee is good news for the Knicks, paving the way for Kyrie Irving to bail on a dysfunctional situation. However, Irving’s nosedive in the Milwaukee series and off-kilter season with the Celti...
01:26, 05/10/2019

NHL to consider expanding video review after playoff officiating debacle BOSTON — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says the league will consider expanded video review after a couple of high-profile missed calls during the playoffs. During his annual state of the NHL speech prior to Game 1 of the Stanley Cup final, Bettman sa...
09:00, 05/28/2019

OnePlus 7 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus vs Huawei P30 Pro: the powerhouse playoff OnePlus has launched its newest range of phones, including the OnePlus 7 Pro, the company’s first ever ‘Pro’ phone - we're in a world of 'ultra premium', apparently.The OnePlus 7 Pro has features we haven’t ...
11:39, 05/18/2019

Bruins Sweep Away Hurricanes, Win 7th Straight Playoff Game With their longest playoff winning streak in nearly half a century, the Boston Bruins return to the Stanley Cup finals after winning them in 2011 and losing to Chicago two years later....
09:13, 05/17/2019

Turkish TV drops Enes Kanter's NBA playoff games Turkish basketball star Enes Kanter is playing in the NBA Western Conference finals for the second time in his career. But the US series will not be widely televised in Turkey, where he is accused of terrorist links....
03:52, 05/15/2019

Over/unders, Super Bowl and playoff odds for all 32 NFL teams The Cleveland Browns -- yes, those Browns -- currently have the best odds to win the AFC North. Here are the odds you need to know for all 32 NFL teams....
18:00, 04/30/2019

Korhonen beats Hebert in playoff to win China Open Mikko Korhonen of Finland held his nerve on the first playoff hole to edge Benjamin Hebert and complete his comeback to win the Volvo China Open on Sunday        ...
11:39, 05/05/2019

Cittadella beats Verona 2-0 in Serie B playoff final 1st leg Davide Diaw scored in each half to help Cittadella beat Hellas Verona 2-0 in the first leg of the Serie B playoff final on Thursday        ...
00:13, 05/31/2019

Kawhi Leonard wows even his coach with playoff performance Just when it seemed Kawhi Leonard couldn’t get any better, along came the NBA playoffs and another level of performance that’s left even his coach awed. Toronto Raptors coach Nick Nurse joins PodcastOne Sports Now hosts Jim Litke and Tim ...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Justin Verlander already preparing for playoff date with Yankees Justin Verlander has learned “a lot of things” in two starts against the Yankees this season, but the Astros ace won’t share his thoughts on the deepest lineup in baseball. Even if the regular-season schedule shows no more games left between the Yank...
11:13, 06/24/2019

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.       ...
08:39, 06/14/2019

NBA playoff schedule: Second-round matchups, dates and TV times The long regular season is over and it's finally playoff time. The quest for the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Trudeau says family ‘extremely excited’ about Raptors historic playoff run Justin Trudeau says his son is a massive Raptors fan who has been staying up later than usual to watch the team play in the NBA Eastern Conference final....
20:13, 05/24/2019

Colorado Avalanche force NHL playoff Game 7 with OT win over San Jose Sharks Gabriel Landeskog scored 2:32 into overtime as the Colorado Avalanche beat the San Jose Sharks to force a decisive Game 7.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

Nuggets hold off Spurs in Game 7 to win first playoff series since 2009 Nikola Jokic turned in another triple-double and Denver held off San Antonio, 90-86, and will face Portland in the Western Conference semifinals starting Monday....
19:13, 04/28/2019

Opinion: Bruins are standing firm during the year of the NHL playoff upset The Boston Bruins, who beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 in Game 6, are playing the right way to avoid this year's run of upsets and advance.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

Golf: Pavan beats Fitzpatrick in playoff to win BMW International Open Andrea Pavan overcame rain and a tense playoff to beat England's Matthew Fitzpatrick and seal his second European Tour crown at the BMW International Open in Munich on Sunday....
00:39, 06/24/2019

Buehler pitches Dodgers past Braves 5-3 in playoff rematch LOS ANGELES (AP) — Walker Buehler shook off a rough playoff start against Atlanta last year, matching a season high with eight strikeouts while pitching the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-3 victory over the Braves on Monday night. Chris Taylor had two RB...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Bucks respond in Game 2, rout Celtics to tie NBA playoff series 1-1 The Bucks sank a franchise playoff record 20 three-pointers and ended the third quarter on a 24-2 run that effectively ended the game.        ...
06:39, 05/01/2019

NFL bets: Browns have better postseason odds than eight 2018 playoff teams The New England Patriots have an NFL-best 84.2 percent chance of making the playoffs, while the Miami Dolphins have just an 8.6 percent change of appearing in the 2019 postseason, according to an online sports book....
03:13, 06/18/2019

Kyrie mired in career-worst 3-game playoff slump Kyrie Irving's 19-for-62 performance from the field in the Celtics' past three playoff games marks his most misses over a three-game stretch in the playoffs in his career....
09:00, 05/07/2019

Detroit Lions haven't won a playoff game in exactly 10,000 days Just two major American professional sports have gone longer than the Detroit Lions without advancing in the playoffs. Today marks 10,000 days.        ...
14:13, 05/23/2019

Conn Smythe Trophy winners: Stanley Cup playoff MVPs St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly is the latest winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP. A look at recent winners.       ...
12:26, 06/13/2019

Colorado Avalanche even up NHL playoff series vs. San Jose Sharks with Game 2 win The Avalanche were in danger of falling into a 2-0 series hole when coach Jared Bednar reunited his top line with his team behind in the second period.        ...
07:26, 04/29/2019

Stanley Cup playoff schedule: Results, dates, times, TV for NHL postseason Second-round playoff series feature Bruins-Blue Jackets, Islanders-Hurricanes, Blues-Stars and Sharks-Avalanche for right to go to conference finals.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Keeping Score: Who Owns the Worst Playoff Meltdown? It Almost Has to Be the Lightning Tampa Bay had a regular season that ranked among the best ever in N.H.L. history. But this team will be remembered for a different reason after being swept by Columbus....
18:52, 04/28/2019

The Rockets lost more than a playoff series. Their title window has closed After a third straight playoff ouster at the hands of the Warriors, there’s nowhere left to go for Daryl Morey’s Houston experimentGolden State beat Houston, 118-113, in Friday night’s Game 6 of the Western Conferences semi-finals, viewed by many as ...
17:52, 05/11/2019

Golf: Ice-cool Korhonen wins China Open in a playoff Experienced Finn Mikko Korhonen sank an eight-foot birdie putt on the first playoff hole to edge Frenchman Benjamin Hebert and win the China Open after a thrilling final round in Shenzhen on Sunday....
14:13, 05/05/2019

Turkish TV won’t air Enes Kanter’s NBA playoff games. He says government is ‘afraid’ of him. Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden (D) wrote Tuesday to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau requesting assistance to facilitate Kanter's safe passage to Canada if both the Trail Blazers and Raptors make the NBA Finals....
01:52, 05/15/2019

NBA coaches, players must embrace change to enjoy playoff success Adjustments are a crucial part of playoff basketball. Coaches downplay their importance. Media loves the topic. The key is knowing when to tweak.        ...
13:26, 05/02/2019

NHL playoff beard tradition: Throw away the razors and let the razzing begin Growing an NHL playoff beard is a time-honored tradition during the quest for the Stanley Cup; so is teasing players about their poor facial hair.        ...
18:39, 05/15/2019

NBA playoff schedule: Conference finals matchups, dates and TV times The long regular season is over and it's finally playoff time. The quest for the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the NBA championship is on.        ...
08:13, 05/13/2019

Bielsa says Leeds' playoff defeat raises doubts about his future "Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa has accepted responsibility for his team\u0027s failure to qualify for the Championship playoff final, saying their 4-2 defeat by Derby County on Wednesday has raised doubts about his future as head coach."...
09:52, 05/16/2019

Sooey! Pig named Hamilton bringing Hurricanes playoff luck The Carolina Hurricanes have been rolling ever since their newly acquired grunter named Hamilton started hogging the corner        ...
10:39, 05/13/2019

Villa beats West Brom, through to English playoff final WEST BROMWICH, England (AP) — Aston Villa will contest the second-tier League Championship playoff final as the club seeks a return to the Premier League after an absence of three years. Villa beat West Bromwich Albion 4-3 in a penalty shootout on Tu...
02:52, 05/15/2019

Why You Still Need a Workout Notebook Use workout apps long enough, and you’ll realize you can’t trust a single one. Sometimes they go defunct, or you take a break from running and forget your password, or your phone dies and takes your data with it. And even when all goes well, the apps...
02:13, 05/08/2019

After playoff heartbreak and roster turnover, Raptors are ready for Finals close-up Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri and all-star guard Kyle Lowry are eagerly anticipating the start of the NBA Finals, which stands as a big payoff for a rocky summer....
17:00, 05/30/2019

Relegation playoff: Union Berlin seal valuable away goals in Stuttgart Second-division Union Berlin managed to equalize twice and ensure a 2-2 draw in the first leg of the relegation playoff against top-flight Stuttgart. The pair of away goals gives the underdogs a slight advantage....
11:00, 05/24/2019

Toronto Raptors get double-overtime Game 3 NBA playoff win over Milwaukee Bucks The Raptors found life in the Eastern Conference finals, avoiding a disastrous 3-0 series deficit with a double-overtime win over the Bucks.        ...
07:13, 05/20/2019

Hot playoff performers among this summer's top 20 potential unrestricted free agents Marcus Johansson, Erik Karlsson, Matt Duchene, Mats Zuccarello among potential free agents helping their cause with strong playoff performances.        ...
05:39, 05/11/2019

Seth Curry, Will Barton in middle of eye-poking, ‘sassy’ NBA playoff fight Game 6 of the Nuggets-Blazers playoff series turned a bit “sassy.” Things got heated midway through the final period after Nikola Jokic was called for an offensive foul and the players got into a shoving match and had to be separated. Aft...
17:13, 05/10/2019

NFL notebook: LT Williams reportedly wants out of D.C. Seven-time Pro Bowl left tackle Trent Williams wasn't present Tuesday for the start of the Washington Redskins' mandatory minicamp, and it was presumed he wanted a new contract....
03:00, 06/06/2019

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....
09:52, 05/19/2019

Houston’s Austin Rivers trends on social media as Rockets dig 0-2 playoff hole Guard Austin Rivers returned to the Houston Rockets’ lineup on Tuesday night for Game 2 of the team’s NBA playoff series against the Golden State Warriors and quickly made an impact – at least on social media....
13:26, 05/01/2019

Boston Bruins fans arrested for assault following playoff hockey game: police Several Boston Bruins fans were arrested on Wednesday after police say they were allegedly involved in a brutal assault of an individual following a playoff hockey game....
15:00, 05/16/2019

Aston Villa Beat West Brom To Reach Championship Playoff Final West Brom won 1-0 on the night at the Hawthorns to level the tie at 2-2 on aggregate but Aston Villa won 4-3 on penalties in the Championship playoff semi-finals....
09:39, 05/15/2019

NFL labor talks could include 18-game season, more playoff teams, new marijuana policy As discussions between the league and players' union heat up, some owners appear willing to compromise on marijuana policy and the commissioner’s disciplinary authority....
02:39, 05/30/2019

Netflix star Alexa Pano, 14, qualifies for her first U.S. Women's Open in playoff After six attempts, Pano will finally get her chance on women's golf's biggest stage May 30-June 2 at the Country Club of Charleston (S.C.).        ...
23:52, 05/07/2019

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...
09:26, 05/04/2019

Giving fans T-shirts for playoff games has become NBA tradition, but process isn't easy NBA fans receiving T-shirts for playoff games has become a league tradition, but the process for teams is more complicated than you might think.        ...
14:39, 06/05/2019

NFL notebook: Texans reportedly cut TE Griffin The Houston Texans have released veteran tight end Ryan Griffin, multiple outlets reported Friday, three weeks after he was arrested in Nashville, Tenn., for allegedly punching a hotel window....
08:26, 05/18/2019

NBA notebook: Durant to miss at least one more 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 hosting Game 2 of the Western Conference finals against the Portland Trail Blazers....
16:13, 05/17/2019

NBA notebook: Lakers hope to add third star The Los Angeles Lakers, with LeBron James in place and Anthony Davis on the way, reportedly are attempting to clear enough salary-cap space to make a run at a third star player this summer....
10:26, 06/19/2019

MLB notebook: Dodgers to extend netting One day after a fan a Dodger Stadium got hit in the head by a foul ball, the Los Angeles Dodgers announced Monday that they would extend the protective netting further down the foul lines....
07:13, 06/25/2019

NFL notebook: Pierre-Paul out at least 5 to 6 months Tampa Bay Buccaneers pass rusher Jason Pierre-Paul will miss five to six months as a best-case scenario due to the broken neck he suffered in a car accident last week, head coach Bruce Arians told reporters on Friday....
04:00, 05/11/2019

MLB notebook: Oakland's Montas gets 80-game PED ban Oakland Athletics right-hander Frankie Montas was suspended 80 games without pay on Friday after testing positive for Ostarine in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment program....
10:26, 06/22/2019

NBA notebook: Durant doubtful for Game 1 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant is unlikely to play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday against either the Toronto Raptors or Milwaukee Bucks....
05:00, 05/25/2019

MLB notebook: Athletics' Davis lands on IL The Oakland Athletics placed designated hitter Khris Davis on the 10-day injured list on Friday, retroactive to May 22, because of a left hip/oblique injury....
05:00, 05/25/2019

NFL notebook: Suitors aplenty for DT McCoy All-Pro defensive tackle Gerald McCoy concluded a two-day visit with the Baltimore Ravens and will meet with the Carolina Panthers, according to multiple media outlets....
08:00, 05/30/2019

MLB notebook: Orioles tab C Rutschman with No. 1 pick Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman was the No. 1 overall selection by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2019 MLB Draft on Monday night. The switch-hitting Rutschman batted .411 with 17 homers and 58 RBIs in 57 games for the Beavers this season as a juni...
03:39, 06/04/2019

NBA notebook: Durant officially out for Game 3 Kevin Durant is officially out for Game 3, while Klay Thompson was listed as questionable by Golden State coach Steve Kerr for Wednesday's NBA Finals game against the visiting Toronto Raptors....
07:52, 06/05/2019

NBA notebook: Popovich in talks about returning Gregg Popovich, the longest-tenured coach in the big four pro sports in the United States, hinted Monday he is in negotiations to return to the San Antonio Spurs for a 24th season....
05:13, 04/30/2019

MLB notebook: Padres rookie Paddack sent down San Diego Padres right-hander Chris Paddack, in the midst of a strong rookie season, was surprisingly optioned to Class-A Lake Elsinore (Calif.) on Wednesday....
06:52, 06/13/2019

Frank Lampard's Derby County clinch last Championship playoff spot with final day win Frank Lampard's Derby County have clinched the fourth and final Championship playoff spot with a 3-1 victory over West Brom on the last day of the season....
17:39, 05/05/2019

Young Philadelphia 76ers fan pens heartwarming note to Joel Embiid following playoff ouster Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid was visibly upset after his team narrowly lost in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Toronto Raptors on Sunday....
00:26, 05/17/2019

Milwaukee Bucks fan buys Danica Patrick's drink in front of Aaron Rodgers during playoff game Danica Patrick and her Green Bay Packers star boyfriend Aaron Rodgers took in Game 5 between the Milwaukee Bucks and Boston Celtics courtside Wednesday night....
20:26, 05/09/2019

NBA notebook: Jazz to acquire Grizzlies' Conley The Memphis Grizzlies have agreed to trade point guard Mike Conley to the Utah Jazz for guards Kyle Korver and Grayson Allen, forward Jae Crowder and two first-round picks, multiple media outlets reported Wednesday....
09:52, 06/20/2019

NFL notebook: Wentz signs extension through 2024 The Philadelphia Eagles locked up franchise quarterback Carson Wentz on Thursday, with the sides agreeing to terms on a four-year contract extension through the 2024 season....
04:52, 06/07/2019

Critic’s Notebook: The Broadway Musical Has a Man Problem From “Kiss Me, Kate” to “Tootsie,” shows old and new are working to reflect today’s gender politics. Women fare better, but what about the mediocre men?...
10:26, 05/02/2019

MLB notebook: Dodgers LHP Urias on administrative leave Major League Baseball placed Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias on administrative leave Tuesday after he was arrested on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic battery on Monday night....
07:13, 05/15/2019

MLB notebook: Some Red Sox skip White House visit While manager Alex Cora, a native of Puerto Rico, and about a dozen players of color skipped a visit honoring the world champion Boston Red Sox at the White House on Thursday, President Donald Trump avoided discussing the controversy....
06:39, 05/10/2019

NFL notebook: Texans fire Gaine after one season The Houston Texans announced Friday that they have fired general manager Brian Gaine after one season, admitting that the timing of the change was "unusual."...
06:00, 06/08/2019

NFL notebook: Browns coach Kitchens changes tune on OBJ Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens changed his tune on Odell Beckham Jr. missing all but one of Cleveland's 10 workouts permitted under NFL rules for organized team activities....
08:00, 05/31/2019

NBA notebook: Oladipo recovery to extend into season Indiana Pacers guard Victor Oladipo will miss the start of the 2019-20 season as he continues his recovery from a ruptured right quad tendon, team president Kevin Pritchard said Friday....
10:26, 06/22/2019

MLB notebook: Umpires angered by Machado discipline The Major League Baseball Umpires Association criticized the one-game suspension of San Diego Padres infielder Manny Machado, calling it "a slap in the face" and "a disgrace to the game."...
04:00, 06/19/2019

Critic’s Notebook: In Soccer, Power’s Always in Play A new exhibition at the Arab World Institute in Paris explores how the game embodies political and social changes in Africa, the Middle East and beyond....
18:52, 04/28/2019

NHL notebook: Bruins' Chara reportedly has broken jaw Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara sustained a broken jaw when hit in the face by a puck in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday....
07:52, 06/05/2019

NFL notebook: Cardinals plan to start Murray Arizona general manager Steve Keim said he remembers the moment he decided the Cardinals would make former Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray the first pick of the 2019 NFL Draft....
05:13, 04/30/2019

NFL notebook: Bell works out at Jets' minicamp Running back Le'Veon Bell took part in on-field workouts at the New York Jets' mandatory minicamp Tuesday after skipping most of the team's spring voluntary workouts....
07:52, 06/05/2019

MLB notebook: Keuchel, Yanks reportedly near agreement Free agent left-hander Dallas Keuchel is closing in on an agreement with the New York Yankees, MLB Network indicated Tuesday, with the St. Louis Cardinals, Minnesota Twins and Houston Astros thought to be left in the wake of the American League East ...
07:52, 06/05/2019

NBA notebook: GM Ainge didn’t see Celtics’ commitment Danny Ainge is just five weeks removed from his second heart attack, but that didn't stop him from delivering a strong opinion of the 2018-19 Boston Celtics on Wednesday....
03:00, 06/06/2019

MLB notebook: Cubs' Russell respects fan criticism Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell seemed to change his tune Friday, one day after his "that's on them" comment toward fans who booed him after his return from a suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic abuse policy....
09:00, 05/11/2019

NFL notebook: DT McCoy reportedly to pick from 3 teams After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three final suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns....
05:00, 06/01/2019

NFL notebook: Falcons WR Jones in line for extension The Atlanta Falcons are confident they will re-sign wide receiver Julio Jones to a new long-term extension before training camp begins next month, ESPN reported Tuesday....
10:26, 06/19/2019

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....
08:13, 05/24/2019

NASCAR notebook: Pocono known to produce first-timers Although Pocono Raceway has long been regarded as one of the most challenging stops on the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series schedule, young drivers have shown a propensity in mastering the challenge....
02:52, 05/31/2019

MLB notebook: Extent of Tatis' injury unknown San Diego Padres rookie shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. departed Sunday's game against the Washington Nationals with a hamstring injury that occurred when he awkwardly did the splits....
04:00, 04/29/2019

NFL notebook: Kraft ordered to appear at next court date Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, was ordered to appear in West Palm Beach, Fla., for a hearing on the admissibility of video evidence in his prostitution and solicitation case....
08:52, 05/04/2019

NBA notebook: Magic accuses Lakers GM of backstabbing The Los Angeles Lakers on Monday introduced new head coach Frank Vogel at a news conference. However, their old president made all the headlines with accusations of backstabbing by his former subordinate....
12:39, 05/21/2019

MLB notebook: Stanton (calf) shut down for 7-10 days New York Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton, who was scratched from the lineup of a scheduled rehab game Tuesday due to a strained left calf, will be shut down for a week to 10 days, manager Aaron Boone said Wednesday....
06:52, 05/23/2019

NFL notebook: Texans abandon bid for Pats' Caserio Nick Caserio is staying with the New England Patriots as the Texans withdrew their request Friday to interview Bill Belichick's right-hand man for the vacant general manager post in Houston....
04:00, 06/15/2019

NFL notebook: Rosen opens up about Cards exit Now that Josh Rosen has made his move for a fresh start with the Miami Dolphins, the 22-year-old quarterback who experienced a disappointing rookie season with the Arizona Cardinals is ready to start talking. Well, more like trash talking....
07:13, 05/15/2019

MLB notebook: Ortiz 'flashed that smile' in recovery Former Red Sox star David Ortiz is in stable condition after a second surgery in Boston, his wife Tiffany Ortiz said in a statement provided by the team....
05:26, 06/12/2019

Critic’s Notebook: The Dronepocalypse Is Here — in Documentary Footage, at Least An epidemic of aerial shots has infected nonfiction filmmaking. It can be a tremendous boon for subjects that are hard to access, but overuse is an issue....
17:26, 05/08/2019

MLB notebook: Astros place OF Springer (hamstring) on IL The Houston Astros put star outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list on Saturday, a day after he strained his left hamstring while chasing a foul ball....
09:00, 05/26/2019

MLB notebook: Buckner dies at 69 after battling dementia Bill Buckner, the 1980 National League batting champion who registered more than 2,700 hits during a career that touched four decades, died Monday after a battle with dementia. He was 69....
13:00, 05/28/2019

MLB notebook: Correa out 4-6 weeks with massage injury Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa, who was placed on the 10-day injured list on Wednesday, will be sidelined four to six weeks because of a fractured rib that occurred during a massage....
08:00, 05/30/2019

MLB notebook: Ohtani 'getting close' to mound work Los Angeles Angels two-way star Shohei Ohtani continues to progress in his rehab from Tommy John surgery, and he could throw from a mound before the All-Star break....
04:52, 06/14/2019

MLB notebook: Mets place reliever Familia on IL Bothered by a sore right shoulder and some rough outings recently, New York Mets reliever Jeurys Familia was placed on the 10-day injury list Wednesday....
04:00, 05/02/2019

Reporter’s Notebook: Who Gets a ‘Game of Thrones’ Tattoo? Last week, a British TV streaming service offered free tattoos related to the series. The reasons people took part in the publicity stunt reveal the power of the show’s appeal....
18:26, 04/28/2019

NBA notebook: Gunshots mar Raptors' title celebration Four people sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds at Monday's rally celebrating the Raptors' championship, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said....
10:13, 06/18/2019

MLB notebook: Rangers RHP Kelley awaits biopsy Texas Rangers reliever Shawn Kelley had two lumps surgically removed from his vocal cords this week and is awaiting the results of a biopsy, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Saturday....
03:26, 05/19/2019

NBA notebook: Pelicans lobby Davis to stick around In what resembled a sales pitch to an available free agent, the New Orleans Pelicans met with Anthony Davis on Wednesday in the hope of convincing him to embrace in the direction the franchise is now headed....
08:00, 05/30/2019

MLB notebook: Astros lose Springer to injury Houston Astros All-Star outfielder George Springer will miss Monday's game and is day-to-day with lower back stiffness, manager AJ Hinch said after Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Boston Red Sox....
05:52, 05/20/2019

NASCAR notebook: Reddick happy to be in top echelon of Xfinity DOVER, Del. -- Even though Tyler Reddick won the NASCAR Xfinity Series Championship on the strength of his final-race performance at Homestead-Miami Speedway last year, he concedes that Christopher Bell, driving the No. 20 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota, wa...
03:39, 05/04/2019

NFL draft notebook: QBs Finley, Stidham taken in fourth round Quarterbacks took center stage Saturday on the third and final day of the 2019 NFL Draft, with three teams focusing on prospects that one day perhaps could replace franchise quarterbacks and three others looking for some insurance....
18:13, 04/28/2019

NFL notebook: Cowboys, Prescott making progress on deal Negotiations between the Dallas Cowboys and Dak Prescott on a contract that would make the quarterback the highest-paid player in team history are progressing, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported Tuesday....
09:52, 05/08/2019

MLB notebook: Authorities say Ortiz wasn't targeted in shooting The orchestrated attack that resulted in David Ortiz getting shot at a nightclub earlier this month was not meant to target the former Boston Red Sox star, Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday....
09:52, 06/20/2019

NFL notebook: Seahawks officially cut ties with Baldwin, Chancellor The Seattle Seahawks officially severed ties with two longtime standouts who are expected to retire due to health concerns, waiving wideout Doug Baldwin and safety Kam Chancellor with failed physical designations....
05:13, 05/10/2019

NFL notebook: McVay opens up on Super Bowl loss Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay experienced paralysis by analysis in the days before his team lost to the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LIII on Feb. 3....
06:26, 05/09/2019

MLB notebook: Reds release three-time All-Star Kemp The Cincinnati Reds on Saturday released 34-year-old outfielder Matt Kemp, who had been a disappointment since being acquired in an offseason deal from the Los Angeles Dodgers....
02:26, 05/05/2019

MLB notebook: Gausman faces suspension for Urena throw Atlanta Braves right-hander Kevin Gausman received a five-game suspension Monday for intentionally throwing a pitch at Marlins right-hander Jose Urena on Friday night in Miami....
09:26, 05/07/2019

NFL notebook: Pro Football Hall of Famer Marchetti dies Former Baltimore Colts defensive end and Pro Football Hall of Famer Gino Marchetti died Monday night. Conflicting media reports listed his age as 92 or 93....
05:39, 05/01/2019

Critic’s Notebook: 50 Years On, the Art Ensemble of Chicago Is Still Transforming Once a quintet known for challenging the expectations of Western ears, it has grown into a 17-piece group that just released a triumphant double album....
21:13, 05/01/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Two Major Met Opera Arrivals, Just 15 Hours Apart Rosa Feola made her debut as Gilda in “Rigoletto” on Friday. The next morning, Andreas Schager brought his Siegfried to the Met in “Götterdämmerung.”...
22:26, 04/28/2019

SUPREME COURT NOTEBOOK: Thomas, RBG align in 5-4 rulings WASHINGTON (AP) — Since Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s return in late winter from cancer surgery and broken ribs, she has regularly accepted Justice Clarence Thomas’ extended hand to help her down the three steps behind the Supreme Court b...
07:00, 06/06/2019

NFL notebook: Pats file tampering charges vs. Texans The Patriots filed tampering charges against the Texans and the NFL opened an investigation, according to multiple reports Wednesday, regarding Houston's attempts to hire New England director of player personnel Nick Caserio as its new general manage...
03:26, 06/13/2019

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....
13:00, 05/28/2019

Reporter's Notebook: Inside Hezbollah’s attack tunnels Amid new regional tension with Iran, reports indicate the tunnels were meant to be used by the Iranian proxy Hezbollah in a ground operation against Israel....
23:00, 05/30/2019

NASCAR notebook: Yellow comes at wrong time for Truex With four laps left in Monday's rain-delayed FireKeepers Casino 400 at Michigan International Speedway on Monday, Martin Truex Jr. thought he had second place in the bag....
08:39, 06/11/2019

MLB notebook: Ortiz back in Boston for gunshot recovery Former slugger David Ortiz arrived in Boston on a Red Sox team plane and was taken to a hospital on Monday, a day after he was shot in the back while at a Dominican Republic nightclub....
08:39, 06/11/2019

NHL notebook: Rain doesn't stop Blues parade Heavy rain didn't dampen the spirits of the St. Louis Blues or their fans Saturday as a crowd estimated in the hundreds of thousands turned out to see the 2019 Stanley Cup champions parade through downtown....
09:13, 06/16/2019

MLB notebook: Tommy John surgery for White Sox's Rodon Chicago White Sox left-hander Carlos Rodon will undergo Tommy John surgery on Wednesday with the procedure likely sidelining him through the first half of the 2020 season....
04:00, 05/14/2019

MLB notebook: Wacha, Freeland activated, start Monday The St. Louis Cardinals activated right-hander Michael Wacha from the 10-day injured list Monday in time for him to start against the Washington Nationals....
05:13, 04/30/2019

NFL notebook: Cardinals CB Peterson banned 6 games (PEDs) Eight-time Pro Bowl cornerback Patrick Peterson of the Arizona Cardinals has been suspended for the first six games of 2019 for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy....
16:13, 05/17/2019

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....
04:00, 05/14/2019

NHL notebook: Karlsson signs $92 million deal with Sharks All-Star defenseman Erik Karlsson signed an eight-year deal to remain with the San Jose Sharks. The team did not release contract figures, but multiple reports on Monday said it's worth about $11.5 million per year -- $92 million total....
10:13, 06/18/2019

Critic’s Notebook: From Clay Tablets to Smartphones: 5,000 Years of Writing The act of writing always seems to be under threat from technology, yet it manages to adapt and survive. An exhibition at the British Library shows how....
17:52, 05/02/2019

MLB notebook: Phils' Herrera arrested on domestic assault charge Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera was arrested Monday night and charged with simple assault after a domestic incident at an Atlantic City, N.J., casino, police said....
05:39, 05/29/2019

NFL notebook: Seahawks LB Wagner prepared for Seattle swan song Bobby Wagner expects 2019 to be his final season with the Seattle Seahawks. The four-time All-Pro wants to retire as a Seahawk, he said, but grasps the reality that comes with paying your quarterback more than $35 million per season....
09:26, 05/07/2019

NFL notebook: Saints' Jordan reportedly lands $52.5 million extension The New Orleans Saints and defensive end Cameron Jordan reached an agreement on a three-year contract extension, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday....
05:26, 06/12/2019

NASCAR notebook: Chevrolets gang up to foil Logano’s chances TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Joey Logano had the lead in Sunday's GEICO 500 for the final restart on Lap 185 of 188, but the front of the field proved a tough place to be, given what was happening behind him....
04:00, 04/29/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Tribeca Film Festival: 9 Filmmakers Who Should Be on Your Radar Their films may be flawed, but they reflect talent behind the camera. This is your chance to say you saw these directors when they were just starting out....
20:00, 04/28/2019

NASCAR notebook: DiBenedetto shines with career-best result at Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. - In the last 11 laps of Sunday's Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway, Matt DiBenedetto passed seven-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson for fifth place and 2014 Champion Kevin Harvick for fourth....
04:13, 06/24/2019

NFL notebook: Chiefs' Hill denies accusations in attorney's letter The attorney for Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill sent the NFL a four-page letter Thursday, a detailed denial of child abuse allegations made against his client....
03:13, 05/03/2019

NFL notebook: Gase calls Bell trade talk 'ridiculous' New York Jets coach Adam Gase on Thursday dismissed speculation that All-Pro running back Le'Veon Bell was on the trading block, calling it "ridiculous."...
08:13, 05/24/2019

OTAs notebook: Jags' Ramsey absent, but Ngakoue shows Cornerback Jalen Ramsey remains absent from Jacksonville Jaguars offseason workouts, but defensive end Yannick Ngakoue was present on Tuesday after missing workouts earlier this spring....
04:13, 05/22/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Cannes Film Festival: It’s Apocalypse Now, Thanks to Jim Jarmusch The start of this year’s festival has all the customary stars and glamour as well as flesh-eating American zombies and a Brazilian fight to the death....
20:52, 05/16/2019

NBA notebook: Magic denies mistreating employees during Lakers' stint Reacting to an ESPN report earlier Tuesday that described a toxic culture in the Los Angeles Lakers' front office, Magic Johnson denied mistreating any employees during his stint as team president that ended last month....
05:39, 05/29/2019

NBA notebook: Raptors president confident team can sign Leonard Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar....
04:52, 06/26/2019

NFL notebook: Judge suppresses video in Kraft's solicitation case A judge on Monday granted Robert Kraft's motion to suppress video evidence, delivering the New England Patriots owner a huge victory -- and potentially derailing the prosecution's case -- as he combats charges of soliciting a prostitute at a Jupiter,...
05:52, 05/14/2019

From On-Set Screaming Matches to the Role That Almost Went to Britney Spears: 15 Shocking Secrets About The Notebook it wasn't over, it still isn't over. 15 years later, we're all still swooning over The Notebook. Released on June 25, 2004, the romantic drama became an instant......
17:52, 06/25/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Bikini Kill, Then and Now: A Front-Row View of a Punk Revolution Twenty-seven years have passed between a critic’s first Bikini Kill show and the band’s return. The songs, and the politics, are still vital and loud....
18:00, 05/03/2019

Critic’s Notebook: Chicago Finds a Way to Improve Public Housing: Libraries Other cities have combined books and subsidized housing, but the outgoing mayor, Rahm Emanuel, has embraced the concept with three striking new projects....
19:52, 05/15/2019

Reporter's Notebook: North Korea's UN ambassador silent about Otto Warmbier When we saw Kim Jong Un's ambassador to the United Nations, Kim Song, leaving the U.N. Secretariat building, I thought that his sudden appearance presented an opportunity for Fox News to ask the questions his government has long not seen fit not to a...
23:13, 05/08/2019

Vanessa Hudgens to Play Allie in Reading of The Notebook Musical Adaptation Vanessa Hudgens is returning to her music roots, sort of. The High School Musical star, who also showcases her musical performance skills in Grease: Live and Rent: Live, is set to lead a......
20:00, 06/13/2019

NASCAR notebook: Kyle Busch in tough position to extend top-10 streak TALLADEGA, Ala. -- If Kyle Busch is to extend his streak of top-10 finishes in Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races, he'll have to do so from the 22nd starting position in Sunday's GEICO 500 at Talladega Superspeedway (2 p.m. ET on FOX, MRN and Sir...
18:13, 04/28/2019

NASCAR notebook: Byron appreciates crew chief Knaus' direct approach SONOMA, Calif. - William Byron got a surprise as he took his first quick laps around Sonoma Raceway in Friday's opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice....
05:13, 06/23/2019

Reporter’s Notebook: Mel Gibson’s ‘Rothchild’ Movie? There Are More Bizarre Films for Sale at Cannes The Cannes Film Festival is also a marketplace where merchants flaunt movies that haven’t been made yet, in the hope of drawing media attention and buyers....
00:39, 05/18/2019

Critic’s Notebook: ‘The Phantom Menace’ Wasn’t Great, but Its Force Still Runs Strong Jar Jar Binks. Stiff dialogue. Twenty years ago, the first new “Star Wars” movie since 1983 was a disappointing blockbuster that changed the future of movies....
17:00, 05/17/2019

Toronto's Fred VanVleet's playoff performance inspired by newborn Running on the adrenaline of a newborn, the competition of the NBA playoffs and little sleep, Toronto's Fred VanVleet all of sudden can’t miss.        ...
14:39, 05/24/2019

Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer isn't a fan of Drake's NBA playoff sideline antics Milwaukee Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer was asked about Drake's sideline behavior during the Eastern Conference finals. Budenholzer is not a fan.        ...
13:00, 05/23/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke laughs as Rockets' mascot ‘bends the knee’ at NBA playoff game “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke got the royal treatment at the showdown between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors in Houston, Tex., on Friday night....
19:39, 05/11/2019

'The Notebook' 15th anniversary: The most romantic movie moments ever 'The Notebook,' 'When Harry Met Sally ...' and 'Say Anything' are all marking anniversaries. Here are some of the most romantic movie moments ever.        ...
11:52, 06/25/2019

'The Notebook' author Nicholas Sparks apologizes to LGBTQ community for past emails Nicholas Sparks took to Facebook to apologize for past emails he has sent that suggested intolerance to the LGBTQ community.        ...
15:52, 06/18/2019

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....
19:00, 05/10/2019

After the Injuries, What’s 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....
17:13, 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...
21:13, 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...
17:26, 06/08/2019

The Warriors dynasty is far from over, with or without KD SportsPulse: The Warriors are set to take on the Raptors in the NBA Finals and Trysta Krick breaks down the (sometimes drama-filled) journey that got them to this point.        ...
21:39, 05/29/2019

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.        ...
05:39, 06/02/2019

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.        ...
05:00, 05/24/2019

The Warriors' golden Oracle era comes to an end Kevin Durant's injury and uncertain future might overshadow some of the nostalgic sentiment on Thursday as the Warriors play their final game at Oracle Arena....
20:13, 06/13/2019

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....
14:52, 06/14/2019

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....
12:13, 05/25/2019

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....
16:13, 05/17/2019

Warriors take Game 5 with 106-105 win against Raptors Stephen Curry has 23 points, Klay Thompson scored 12 and the Golden State Warriors lead the Toronto Raptors 62-56 at halftime of Game 5 of the NBA Finals....
09:26, 06/11/2019

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...
10:52, 06/05/2019

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...
22:52, 05/13/2019

The Warriors really do need Kevin Durant SportsPulse: The Raptors quieted the experts who felt this would be a quick series by beating the Warriors in Game 1. Now we have to ask: Is Golden State desperate to get Kevin Durant back?        ...
10:26, 05/31/2019

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....
21:26, 04/28/2019

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....
11:52, 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...
20:00, 05/29/2019

Microsoft teams up with the VA to help wounded warriors 22 VA rehabilitation centers around the country will receive Xbox adaptive controllers specially designed for gamers with mental or physical disabilities....
04:00, 05/04/2019

On Basketball: Warriors, Rockets should be embarrassed The complaining about officiating has become the story of the Golden State-Houston series, and it needs to stop        ...
15:52, 04/30/2019

Rockets ousted from playoffs by Warriors again James Harden and the Houston Rockets were eliminated in the playoffs by the Golden State Warriors yet again and are left searching for answers as to how they'll get over the hump to beat the Warriors and contend for a title    &#...
02:39, 05/12/2019

Warriors' Klay Thompson has ACL tear Warriors guard Klay Thompson suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) during Golden State's series-ending Finals loss to the Toronto Raptors on Thursday, the team said....
10:52, 06/14/2019

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....
07:52, 06/03/2019

Warriors say Durant will practice before Game 5 TORONTO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors say Kevin Durant will practice Sunday with hopes of playing in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night. Durant has not played since straining a calf muscle on May 8. The Warriors trail the Toronto Raptors 3-1...
20:39, 06/09/2019

Warriors’ Draymond Green must step it up, or it’s all over TORONTO — Draymond Green had played like a ball of fire entering the NBA Finals, taking advantage of Kevin Durant’s absence by having the ball in his hands more and pushing the pace for the Warriors. While Green’s numbers are mostly solid, he has bee...
10:00, 06/09/2019

In photos: Raptors dethrone Warriors There will be no three-peat. The Golden State Warriors' two-year reign atop the NBA has ended at the hands of the Toronto Raptors, who have claimed their first title since the franchise was founded in 1995....
12:39, 06/14/2019

Lakers trying to woo top assistant coach from Warriors The Lakers have already added some big names to their coaching staff, but they’re trying to beef it up even more — at the expense of the current best in the West. They have received permission to speak with Warriors assistant coach Ron Ad...
17:26, 06/23/2019

Warriors' Andre Iguodala will have MRI for leg injury Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala will undergo an MRI for a lower leg injury, head coach Steve Kerr told reporters after Saturday's Game 3 win over the Portland Trail Blazers....
11:26, 05/19/2019

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?...
12:13, 06/02/2019

Warriors take crushing blow, vow to regroup After five years of near perfection, the Warriors dynasty had to end one day. But a Game 6 loss and catastrophic injuries to two of their biggest stars have all eyes focused on next season....
23:39, 06/14/2019

GM says Warriors' outlook on Klay, KD unaffected General manager Bob Myers says the Warriors are going to do everything in their power to re-sign Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant, despite their injuries....
08:26, 06/15/2019

The End of the Golden State Warriors' Era of Invincibility The Warriors got worse. The NBA got better. The Raptors won the championship because the rest of the league finally caught one of the greatest teams ever....
17:13, 06/14/2019

Warriors want a more aggressive defense in Game 2 Draymond Green put the onus squarely on himself to improve the results for the visiting Golden State Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals Sunday night against the Toronto Raptors....
04:26, 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....
06:13, 05/21/2019

Warriors beat Raptors 109-104 to even NBA Finals Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with a hamstring injury, Stephen Curry had 23 and the Golden State Warriors ran off the first 18 points of the second half to beat the Toronto Raptors 109-104 and tie the NBA Finals at one game apiece &#...
07:00, 06/03/2019

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...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Where do the Warriors rank among all-time NBA dynasties? Golden State has won three NBA titles in five years and advanced to five consecutive Finals, the first team to do that in 50 years. Is the run over?       ...
13:39, 06/14/2019

Kevin Durant is the NBA's best player, but the Warriors are way more fun without him Golden State have reached their fifth NBA finals in a row but KD has missed time through injury. His absence has brought joy back to the teamThe first thing you need to know is a cold hard fact: the Warriors are a better team with Kevin Durant on the...
13:39, 05/21/2019

Warriors G Thompson (knee) ruled out Golden State guard Klay Thompson injured his left knee during the third quarter of Game 6 of the NBA Finals and was ruled out for the remainder of the game, the Warriors announced....
05:52, 06/14/2019

Marc Gasol Can Run With The Warriors, And Get Buckets Too Marc Gasol has been a prime component of the Raptors’ asphyxiating defense—one of the most switchable, responsive, obnoxiously needling teams in recent memory. His post D has been stout enough to knock Joel Embiid a notch down from series-defining t...
22:52, 05/31/2019

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....
08:52, 06/11/2019

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....
08:39, 06/04/2019

Warriors' Durant to play in Game 5 Golden State forward Kevin Durant will play for the Warriors as they face elimination Monday night in the NBA Finals, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported, citing league sources....
22:13, 06/10/2019

Sources: Warriors believe KD has torn Achilles The Warriors believe an MRI will confirm that the injury Kevin Durant suffered Monday night is an Achilles tear, league sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski....
09:26, 06/11/2019

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....
17:26, 05/30/2019

NBA Finals: Best photos from Raptors-Warriors The festivities surrounding the 2019 NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and Golden State Warriors are underway.        ...
06:13, 05/30/2019

Warriors Say Kevin Durant Will Be Out Another Week Coach Steve Kerr said Durant’s injury was more serious than initially thought. He added: “Hopefully he’ll be back at some point, but we’ll just wait and see.”...
09:13, 05/17/2019

For the Warriors, Injuries Seem to Be Rolling Through the Roster The latest trouble has ruled out the reserve forward Kevon Looney for the rest of the N.B.A. finals and raised questions about whether Klay Thompson, who has a strained hamstring, will play in Game 3....
15:26, 06/05/2019

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....
14:13, 06/03/2019

Wenger: I might not return as a manager "Former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger wants to return to football soon but says he is at a crossroads and is not sure if he should take up another role as manager."...
09:52, 05/24/2019

How to Return a Lost Phone You stumble across a lost phone, maybe in a bathroom or in the back of a cab. You feel bad for whoever lost it — that could be you someday! — but don’t know how to reunite it with its owner. Here’s how....
18:52, 04/28/2019

Sharp TVs will return to the US this year If you fondly remember owning a Sharp TV years ago, only to be less-than-pleased with a newer model, here's some good news: the Japanese TV manufacturer is planning a comeback of epic proportions and has plans to stock Sharp-designed and develop...
19:52, 05/09/2019

‘The Orville’ will return for a third season on Fox The adventures of the USS Orville will continue, as Fox has renewed The Orville for a third season. Seth MacFarlane's show concerns the crew of the eponymous spaceship, as it explores the depths of space. The show's season season was not a ...
12:13, 05/13/2019

Nadal won't return until Wimbledon "French Open champion Rafael Nadal said he will play no grasscourt warm-up tournaments ahead of Wimbledon but is confident he can mount a challenge for a third title in southwest London."...
08:26, 06/10/2019

How did the Golden State Warriors become the team no one likes? The Warriors still want to be the newcomers, the radicals shaking up the sport. But they’re the establishment nowAfter Detroit’s Chauncey Billups-inspired demolition of the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2004 finals, perhaps the NBA’s greatest post-season...
13:39, 06/15/2019

Sources: Warriors' Looney has cartilage fracture The Warriors charter plane didn't arrive in Oakland until after 4 a.m. PT Monday, so the results of Monday's MRI on guard Klay Thompson's hamstring have been delayed. Center Kevon Looney also had an MRI on Monday....
03:52, 06/04/2019

Thompson MRI delayed by Warriors' late arrival The Warriors charter plane didn't arrive in Oakland until after 4 a.m. PT Monday, so the results of an MRI on guard Klay Thompson's hamstring will be delayed. Center Kevon Looney also was set to undergo further testing....
02:00, 06/04/2019

Durant goes down, Warriors hold off Rockets in Game 5 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Klay Thompson scored 27 points, including a key layup with 4.1 seconds left, and the Golden State Warriors overcame Kevin Durant’s calf injury to beat the Houston Rockets 104-99 on Wednesday night for a 3-2 lead in the We...
09:00, 05/09/2019

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....
07:26, 05/26/2019

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.        ...
07:26, 05/26/2019

Warriors fan once intruded on Ayesha Curry breastfeeding One Warriors fan apparently has no shame. Ayesha Curry was sitting in her car breastfeeding her and Steph Curry’s now-six-year-old daughter Riley when a Warriors fiend feverishly broke in, leaving Ayesha riddled with angst for years to come. “T...
06:52, 05/08/2019

Sources: Lakers OK'd to talk with Warriors' Adams The Lakers have received permission from the Warriors to speak with assistant coach Ron Adams about a role on Frank Vogel's staff, sources tell ESPN....
02:13, 06/23/2019

Warriors' Looney expected to play in Game 4 Golden State reserve forward Kevon Looney is available to play in Friday's Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors in Oakland, Calif., according to coach Steve Kerr....
06:00, 06/08/2019

Warriors' Durant out, Thompson questionable for Game 3 Kevin Durant is officially out for Game 3, while Klay Thompson was listed as questionable by Golden State coach Steve Kerr for Wednesday's NBA Finals game against the visiting Toronto Raptors....
02:13, 06/05/2019

NBA roundup: Warriors fall in controversial finish "Karl-Anthony Towns made a tiebreaking - and controversial - free throw with\r\na half-second remaining in overtime on Friday night, giving the Minnesota\r\nTimberwolves a 131-130 victory that dropped the visiting Golden State Warriors\r\ninto a tie ...
21:13, 05/01/2019

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....
09:00, 05/26/2019

The Latest: Raptors on the brink, beat Warriors 105-92 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest from Friday night’s Game 4 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 8:40 p.m. The Toronto Raptors are one win from their first NBA title. Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, Serge Ibaka came off...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Looney returns to play for Warriors in Game 4 Looney suffered a nondisplaced first costal cartilage fracture in Game 2 in Toronto when he absorbed contact from Raptors star Kawhi Leonard on a drive. He was originally expected to be out for the series....
04:00, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Raptors lead Warriors 27-26 after first quarter TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Sunday’s Game 2 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Kawhi Leonard has nine points and the Toronto Raptors lead the Golden State Warriors 27-26 after the first quarter of Game 2 of the NBA Finals. Both t...
03:00, 06/03/2019

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....
05:00, 05/20/2019

Warriors' Thompson injures hamstring, limps off Warriors star Klay Thompson exited Sunday's Game 2 of the NBA Finals against the Raptors in the fourth quarter with left hamstring tightness, according to the team....
05:26, 06/03/2019

The Raptors had every advantage against the Warriors. It didn't matter The Warriors had to deal with injuries and a big first-half deficit in Game 2. But a team with Curry, Thompson and Green are never truly defeatedThe Raptors could not have asked for a better shot at taking a commanding NBA finals lead. During Game 2,...
17:26, 06/03/2019

Warriors' Thompson (hamstring) won't play in Game 3 Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson was declared out for Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors about 20 minutes before game time Wednesday night....
11:52, 06/06/2019

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...
08:00, 06/06/2019

Opinion: Will Rockets-Warriors series go down as one of the greats? The Western Conference semifinal series is back in Oakland Wednesday with the Rockets and Warriors tied at 2-2.        ...
21:26, 05/08/2019

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....
07:26, 06/03/2019

Warriors hold off Rockets despite Durant's injury Draymond Green and Klay Thompson buried 3-pointers on consecutive possessions late in the game Wednesday night, allowing the Golden State Warriors to survive the loss of Kevin Durant and hold off the Houston Rockets 104-99 in Game 5 of the Western Co...
12:52, 05/09/2019

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...
00:39, 06/06/2019

Officiating becomes focus of Warriors-Rockets Game 1 The Golden State Warriors say they hope the focus is back on top-level basketball for Game 2 of their best-of-seven series against James Harden and Houston        ...
02:39, 04/30/2019

Warriors beat Blazers 119-117 in OT for NBA Finals berth PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Draymond Green had 18 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists, and made a key 3-pointer in overtime as the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the fifth straight year with a 119-117 victory on Monday night to sweep t...
08:13, 05/21/2019

Warriors G Thompson misses out on supermax contract Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson wasn't selected to an all-NBA team, making him ineligible to sign a five-year, $221 million supermax contract this summer in free agency....
02:26, 05/24/2019

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20:39, 05/22/2019

Kevin Durant shoots down notion Warriors are better without him Kevin Durant hears all the talk about the Warriors playing better without him. To that, he has a simple response: "That's not facts."        ...
08:13, 05/25/2019

Warriors' Kerr: Durant done for Rockets series Kevin Durant is done for the rest of the Western Conference semifinals, and head coach Steve Kerr said the Golden State Warriors must grasp the task ahead: Replace the best player in the NBA....
05:13, 05/10/2019

'The heart is here': why the Warriors' success is more bitter than sweet Although the team’s move to San Francisco is only across the Bay, longtime Warriors fans based in Oakland are feeling left behindAs fans streamed into the Oracle Arena in Oakland for the third game of the NBA Finals, the excitement for the Golden Sta...
12:39, 06/07/2019

Raptors come up short as Warriors take Game 2, even the series Klay Thompson scored 25 points before leaving with a hamstring injury, Stephen Curry had 23 and the Golden State Warriors ran off the first 18 points of the second half on their way to a 109-104 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Sunday night that t...
06:26, 06/03/2019

The Warriors Aren't Just Going To Be Able To Wait For This Mess To Go Away [Update] A lot has happened since Raptors guard Kyle Lowry was shoved by a Warriors fan after falling into the seats during Game 3: Lowry was understandably angry; the fan got ejected; after the game Lowry said the fan had made “vulgar” comments to him; this ...
01:00, 06/07/2019

NBA Finals: By sacrificing Game 3, the Warriors are primed to win it all SportsPulse: By choosing to play it safe and rest Klay Thompson, the Warriors took a calculated risk in Game 3. If Thompson and Kevin Durant come back for Game 4, that risk could pay off.        ...
09:13, 06/06/2019

Bucks take over as 2019-20 NBA favorites as Warriors take a tumble If the Warriors’ dynasty isn’t dead, it’s going on hiatus. Despite Kevin Durant’s potential departure and recently ruptured Achilles, Golden State had remained the consensus 2020 NBA title favorite in sportsbooks entering Game 6 of The Finals. Klay T...
01:52, 06/15/2019

Harden scores 41 as Rockets outlast Warriors 126-121 in OT James Harden scored 41 points, including a big 3-pointer in overtime, and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Golden State Warriors 126-121 on Saturday night to cut the deficit in the Western Conference semifinals to 2-1      ...
06:39, 05/05/2019

Warriors rule Durant (calf) out for Game 3 and 4 Warriors star forward Kevin Durant will miss Games 3 and 4 of Western Conference final series against the Trail Blazers, coach Steve Kerr told ESPN's Doris Burke, in addition to tonight's Game 2....
03:00, 05/17/2019

Warriors rule Durant (calf) out for Games 3 and 4 Kevin Durant will miss Games 3 and 4 of the Warriors' Western Conference finals series against the Trail Blazers, coach Steve Kerr told ESPN's Doris Burke, in addition to missing tonight's Game 2....
04:52, 05/17/2019

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....
23:13, 05/29/2019

Kevin Durant ‘not close’ to returning to the Warriors Warriors star Kevin Durant is “not close” to recovering from his right calf strain, ESPN reported Thursday. Durant was injured in Game 5 of the Western Conference semifinal series against the Rockets. He missed Golden State’s clinching Game 6 victory...
05:00, 05/17/2019

Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 37 points, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 15-point halftime deficit before holding off the Portland Trail Blazers for a 114-111 win Thursday night and a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference fina...
07:26, 05/17/2019

Rockets even series with Warriors, Harden scores 38 James Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even their Western Conference semifinals series at 2-2....
08:26, 05/07/2019

Warriors' Durant listed as questionable for Game Five The Golden State Warriors on Sunday listed All Star Kevin Durant as questionable for their must-win Game Five of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors....
08:13, 06/10/2019

| Raptors dethrone Warriors to capture first NBA crown An upstart Toronto Raptors squad dethroned defending champions Golden State Warriors to win the NBA Finals and capture the first crown by a club from outside the United States....
08:39, 06/14/2019

Kawhi Leonard: the man standing between the Warriors and yet another NBA title Golden State are predicted to win a fourth NBA title in five seasons. But the Toronto Raptors have a player capable of making a difference everywhere on courtThe Toronto Raptors didn’t quite come from nowhere to make the NBA finals but they hardly en...
15:13, 05/29/2019

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.        ...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Durant leads the way again, Warriors lead Rockets 2-0 Kevin Durant scored 29 points and established an early defensive tone against James Harden, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Houston Rockets 115-109 for a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference semifinal        ...
08:26, 05/01/2019

Raptors offer new challenge, vibe for Warriors TORONTO - The Toronto Raptors are playing in their first NBA Finals, and that makes the Golden State Warriors' fifth consecutive appearance slightly different....
08:00, 05/30/2019

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....
07:13, 05/15/2019

The Latest: Finals tip off with Bell at center for Warriors TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from the NBA Finals and Thursday’s Game 1 between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors (all times local): 9:15 p.m. The first NBA Finals outside the U.S. have tipped off, with Jordan Bell doing the honors for ...
03:26, 05/31/2019

The Warriors Won a Game and Lost Kevin Durant Golden State’s epic win in Game 5 was overshadowed by a severe injury to the Warriors’ Kevin Durant that could instantly alter the next five years of the NBA....
15:52, 06/11/2019

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.        ...
20:00, 05/30/2019

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        ...
06:13, 05/31/2019

Vet walks 2,600 miles to support wounded warriors (KHQ/NBC News) A Florida veteran is nearing the end of cross-country walk to support the Wounded Warrior Project. Ken Brock spent nine and a half years as a military police investigator. This week he’s passing through Idaho with his service dog...
23:26, 06/25/2019

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...
06:13, 05/21/2019

Oracle is losing the Warriors, but Oakland will always have Dame As a kid, Damian Lillard would roam the arena hallways after Warriors home games. Now he has a chance to close out his Oracle Arena in storybook fashion....
15:26, 05/16/2019

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 ...
12:39, 05/30/2019

Vegas likes Warriors to win it all — with or without Kevin Durant Is there any doubt the Golden State Warriors can win the 2019 NBA championship even without Kevin Durant? Some media pundits expressed doom and gloom when Durant injured his calf in Game 5 of Golden State’s series with the Houston Rockets. Though Dur...
00:00, 05/17/2019

Warriors survive Blazers to take 2-0 series lead OAKLAND, Calif. - Outgunned by the underdog Portland Trail Blazers for 47 minutes and without their two most productive big men, the Golden State Warriors employed an unusual strategy when things got desperate Thursday night....
16:13, 05/17/2019

Harden scores 38 as Rockets even series with Warriors HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even their Western Conference semifinals series at 2-2. The Rockets were up by nine before the Golden Sta...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard Took Over And The Warriors Couldn't Do A Thing About It The Warriors as currently constituted are “merely” a great NBA team. In just about any other context, it’s peak roster construction. A couple of all-world shooters, a couple of bangers down low with shots of their own, a scattering of role players ea...
17:26, 06/08/2019

Raptors win first NBA title, knocking off Warriors in six games In the first NBA Finals featuring games played outside the United States, the Raptors prevailed behind a strong playoff run from Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and fan support that stretched across Canada....
16:39, 06/14/2019

Kawhi's 3rd-quarter outburst deflates Warriors The Raptors were within striking distance of the Warriors at halftime of Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday, and Kawhi Leonard took it from there, scoring 17 of his 36 points in the third quarter as Toronto grabbed a 3-1 series lead....
14:13, 06/08/2019

The Latest: Warriors’ Looney out for remainder of Game 5 TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Monday night’s Game 5 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Kevon Looney is not coming back to Game 5, and Kevin Durant has left the arena in Toronto. The Warriors say Looney will not return after re-agg...
05:39, 06/11/2019

Opinion: Warriors look like champions once again after ousting Rockets On a night when they looked as vulnerable as ever, the Warriors showed their championship mettle to get back to the Western Conference finals.        ...
10:39, 05/11/2019

'Fearless' Curry lifts Warriors with 33 in 2nd half After going scoreless in the first half, Stephen Curry exploded for 33 points in the final two quarters, including 23 in the fourth, to carry the Kevin Durant-less Warriors to a Game 6 victory....
10:13, 05/11/2019

Lacob wants Steph, Klay with Warriors 'forever' As speculation swirls around Klay Thompson's future with the Warriors, owner Joe Lacob made it clear that the team's "goal" is to keep Thompson and Curry as part of the organization "forever."...
09:39, 05/11/2019

NBA Finals Game 2: 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?...
19:13, 06/02/2019

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.        ...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Durant scores 50, Warriors top Clippers 129-110 to advance Kevin Durant scored 50 points to lead the Golden State Warriors to a 129-110 win over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday to advance in the NBA playoffs....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Curry, Warriors close out Rockets in Game 6 Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson combined for 60 points, and the visiting Golden State Warriors pulled away late in Game 6 to claim their Western Conference semifinal series with a 118-113 victory over the Houston Rockets on Friday....
09:00, 05/11/2019

Raptors rip Warriors to take commanding 3-1 NBA Finals lead OAKLAND, Calif. — It may now all be 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 that night being potentially the final Warriors game at Oracl...
06:39, 06/08/2019

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...
00:26, 06/02/2019

Owner wants Steph, Klay with Warriors 'forever' As speculation swirls around Klay Thompson's future with the Warriors, owner Joe Lacob made it clear that the team's goal is to keep Thompson and Stephen Curry as part of the organization "forever."...
00:39, 05/12/2019

The Unflappable Warriors Are Being Flapped By The Feisty Rockets It wasn’t pretty—it hasn’t been pretty, no two-minute stretch of this series has been the least bit aesthetically pleasant—but the Houston Rockets outlasted the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 to knot their conference semifinal series at two games ap...
14:13, 05/07/2019

Durant's legacy secure even if Warriors win without him say pundits The Golden State Warriors have not missed a beat since Kevin Durant's injury but suggestions that his legacy will be tarnished if they win this year's NBA championship without him are absurd, television pundits said on Tuesday....
22:52, 05/28/2019

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....
00:52, 06/01/2019

Oakland's Past Is Brighter Than The Warriors' Future OAKLAND — The nostalgia in the building was thick enough to cut with DeMarcus Cousins, so much so that many of the last 19,596 humans shoved into what has always been known by the locals as “The Coliseum” almost forgot that there was a championship t...
15:13, 06/14/2019

Raptors beat Warriors, capture first NBA title The Toronto Raptors are NBA champions for the first time. The Raptors defeated the Golden State Warriors 114-110 in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The Raptors won the series 4-2. (June 14)       ...
13:39, 06/14/2019

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....
03:00, 05/18/2019

Raptors now heavy favorites to knock off Warriors The Toronto Raptors are heavy favorites to win their first NBA championship after taking a 3-1 lead on the Golden State Warriors, while star Kawhi Leonard is now the overwhelming favorite to take home MVP honors....
03:13, 06/09/2019

Will Jussie Smollett Ever Return to Empire? When Fox renewed Empire for a sixth season, the network and production company behind the show quickly made it clear embattled star Jussie Smollett would not return...for now. "By......
17:00, 05/09/2019

Rodrigo y Gabriela return to their roots Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero, the acoustic instrumental rock duo who record as Rodrigo y Gabriela, return with their first album in five years. (June 12)        ...
13:26, 06/12/2019

Murray marks return with doubles win Britain's Andy Murray made a successful return to action after six months out following hip surgery as he partnered Feliciano Lopez to a first-round doubles win at the Queen's Club championships on Thursday....
23:13, 06/20/2019

FAA says has no timetable for Boeing 737 MAX's return to service The Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday it does not have a specific timetable on when Boeing Co's troubled 737 MAX jet would return to service after two fatal crashes led to the airplane's worldwide grounding in March....
17:13, 06/12/2019

Hair raising! The return of the perm The trend responsible for some of the 80s’ most ‘memorable’ barnets is back. But fear not – the modern look is less Deirdre Barlow, more a tumble of soft wavesIt is a truth universally acknowledged that everybody wants the opposite of the hair they h...
19:26, 05/21/2019

Kerr: Thompson likely to return for Game 4 Golden State guard Klay Thompson sat out Game 3 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday, but he likely will return for Game 4, Warriors coach Steve Kerr told The Athletic's Tim Kawakami late Wednesday in Oakland, Calif....
11:52, 06/06/2019

Inter return to third spot with win over Chievo "Inter Milan moved back into third place in Serie A when goals from Matteo Politano and Ivan Perisic gave them a 2-0 home win over relegated Chievo, who finished with 10 men, on Monday."...
10:26, 05/14/2019

Renee Zellweger's big return to TV Renee Zellweger returns to TV for the first time in 18 years with Netflix drama, "What/If." (May 21)        ...
15:39, 05/21/2019

Sharapova to return to action in Mallorca "Former world number one Maria Sharapova is set to return to the tour after accepting a wildcard entry at the Mallorca Open, four months after undergoing surgery on her right shoulder."...
18:52, 06/10/2019

Suburbs return to Trump, GOP fights to keep them When the 2018 elections practically wiped out GOP members from suburban districts, the party went into a panic. But since, the suburban vote, especially among women, has come back to the Republicans as the economy has surged....
17:13, 05/21/2019

Boeing CEO: Still no timetable for return of 737 Max planes Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg said there is still no clear schedule for when the company's 737 Max planes will be cleared to fly again and acknowledged communications about the plane with regulators and the airlines were "unacceptable."...
22:13, 06/16/2019

Top heavyweights return to ring, but won’t face each other I had to excuse myself from a conversation I was having with a couple of golf fans during the PGA Championship at Bethpage Black this week because WBC champion Deontay Wilder was calling my cell phone. “I have to talk to the heavyweight champ,” I tol...
08:00, 05/18/2019

Jason Vargas gives Mets what they need in return from IL Jason Vargas hadn’t pitched in nearly three weeks, and fans were fed up with him before the game’s first at-bat was through. Vargas threw his first pitch wide. His second, too. The third was deemed low. When the oft-injured, oft-struggling southpaw f...
07:52, 05/26/2019

Gotta catch 'em all over again: the return of Pokémania It made adults walk into lamp posts and kids throw sickies: now Pokémon fever is back. What’s the appeal?When it was released in 1996, Pokémon made zealots of children. Desperate to catch ’em all (as the slogan goes), they would queue for hours, play...
09:26, 05/09/2019

Spice Girls return to the stage The Spice Girls kicked off their highly anticipated reunion tour in Dublin on Friday night, however some fans were left disappointed after complaining of "awful" sound problems during the show....
08:13, 05/26/2019

Boeing 737 MAX May Not Return To Service Until August The International Air Transport Association (IATA) expects it could take until August before the Boeing Co 737 MAX returns to service, the airline group's head said on Wednesday, adding that the final......
12:52, 05/29/2019

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...
01:13, 06/03/2019

Former Venezuelan U.N. delegate: 'This is a point of no return' The former U.N. delegate from Venezuela, Isaias Medina, said Tuesday on “The Story with Martha MacCallum” that there is “no way back” for newly elected president Juan Guaidó and outlined the dangerous situation in his home country....
15:39, 05/01/2019

Vertonghen set to return for Spurs at Ajax "Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen could return for his side\u0027s Champions League semi-final, second leg against Ajax on Wednesday after suffering a head injury in last week\u0027s 1-0 home leg defeat."...
19:13, 05/07/2019

Judge to bat leadoff in his return to Yankees The New York Yankees will waste little time in getting Aaron Judge back to action Friday night, batting the slugger in the leadoff spot as he returns to the active roster....
10:26, 06/22/2019

Report: Durant could return for Game 3 Golden State forward Andre Iguodala is expected to play Sunday, despite being hobbled at the end of Game 1 of the NBA Finals, but teammate Kevin Durant won't....
00:52, 06/01/2019

Don't Return Robocalls Unless You Like Losing Money I receive at least six calls a day from area codes in cities I’ve never been to—San Angelo, Texas, say, or Warrenville, Illinois. Occasionally, I’ll receive a call from my hometown in California and worry it’s some kind of emergency....
19:00, 05/08/2019

The best AT&T plans in May 2019 The best AT&T plans have remained consistent for months now, with no changes to its shared data plans, prepaid plans, or its unlimited data plans. This means we’ve had a good amount of time to get familiar with AT&T’s plans so we can gi...
04:13, 05/23/2019

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...
07:00, 06/14/2019

Why Charles Barkley thinks the Raptors will stun Warriors Charles Barkley is going against the grain once again. TNT’s loquacious “Inside the NBA” analyst said he believes the Toronto Raptors will beat the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals, going against fellow analysts Shaquille O&#...
07:52, 05/26/2019

Raptors eliminate Bucks, will face Warriors in NBA Finals TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard had 27 points and 17 rebounds to lead the Toronto Raptors into the NBA Finals for the first time with a 100-94 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night. The Raptors overcame a 15-point deficit to win the series in si...
07:52, 05/26/2019

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        ...
08:00, 05/31/2019

Raptors close out Warriors in wild finish to win first NBA title OAKLAND, Calif. — Kevin Durant went down Monday and the Warriors went down for good Thursday. It did not come before another heroic — yet devastating — moment for another Golden State free-agent superstar, Klay Thompson, whose future next season also...
08:00, 06/14/2019

Warriors vs. Rockets: Take Kevin Durant-less Golden State “Avengers”? “Game of Thrones”? Millions of viewers are watching those movie and cable TV franchises, but I find the Warriors-Rockets series to be the best entertainment option of all. This is true reality TV. Golden State won the first two episodes i...
01:13, 05/11/2019

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...
02:39, 06/15/2019

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....
16:00, 05/31/2019

Warriors congratulate NBA champion Raptors in Toronto newspaper ad The Golden State Warriors took out a full-page advert in the Toronto Star on Monday to congratulate a Toronto Raptors team that stopped them claiming a third consecutive NBA championship....
00:00, 06/18/2019

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....
15:52, 05/31/2019

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 ...
12:00, 05/31/2019

There's No Good Reason To Believe What The Golden State Warriors' Doctors Say Before he took to the court last Monday night, every piece of publicly available information suggested that Kevin Durant wasn’t ready to start a professional basketball game, let alone play in the NBA Finals, after suffering what his team, the Golden...
01:00, 06/19/2019

Fan who shoved Lowry in Game 3 is Warriors' investor Fan who shoved Kyle Lowry is a Warriors investor and won't be attending any more games in these NBA Finals        ...
20:39, 06/06/2019

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 ...
04:00, 05/14/2019

NBA Finals 2019: Kevin Durant will sit again for Warriors in Game 4 Golden State will be without two-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant for the ninth consecutive game. Klay Thompson is expected to play Friday night.        ...
01:00, 06/07/2019

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....
03:52, 06/07/2019

The Warriors gamble their soul as they swap Oakland for San Francisco Franchises relocate all the time, but what Golden State are doing this summer by moving across the Bay Area matters in ways that go beyond sportsThere is no precedent in American pro sports for the relocation that the Golden State Warriors will make ...
10:52, 05/30/2019

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....
08:00, 05/30/2019

Raptors' collective threat overwhelms ailing Warriors The Toronto Raptors showcased their strength in depth that undermanned Golden State could not match on Wednesday, taking full advantage of their status as the deeper and healthier team in the NBA Finals....
11:52, 06/06/2019

Warriors apologize for minority owner's shove of Lowry The Golden State fan who shoved Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry as he crashed into courtside seats Wednesday night is a billionaire who owns a share of the Warriors....
04:52, 06/07/2019

Warriors co-owner suspended for pushing Toronto player OAKLAND – Klay Thompson is set to return from a left hamstring injury for the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors on Friday night. On the Toronto side, Kyle Lowry says the Warriors executive who shoved ...
08:13, 06/07/2019

Warriors don’t expect to see Kevin Durant suit up until Game 3 TORONTO — Careful with his words, Warriors coach Steve Kerr sounded as if Kevin Durant won’t be available until Game 3 when the series resumes in Oakland, Calif. Officially, Durant has been ruled out of only Thursday’s Game 1 with a calf strain — ano...
04:39, 05/30/2019

All tied up: Rockets seize momentum from Warriors and even series 2-2 Houston held off Golden State 112-108 for its second straight win after two losses to open the series and send it back to Oakland all square.        ...
08:13, 05/07/2019

Kevin Durant ticked off by harsh Warriors’ narrative Kevin Durant’s mysterious injury and curious future initiated the narrative. By taking down the Houston Rockets without him and becoming two wins from their fifth Finals in a row, the Golden State Warriors only fueled it. Then Seth Curry, of co...
21:26, 05/18/2019

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.        ...
09:52, 05/07/2019

Facing 3-1 deficit, Warriors hope to reverse history A defiant Golden State Warriors team are adamant they can overturn a 3-1 deficit to the Toronto Raptors and erase memories of becoming the first team to fail to win the NBA title after holding the same advantage....
11:00, 06/08/2019

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...
00:52, 05/13/2019

Rockets survive furious Warriors rally to even series HOUSTON — James Harden scored 38 points and the Houston Rockets held on for a 112-108 win over the Golden State Warriors on Monday night to even their Western Conference semifinals series at 2-2. The Rockets were up by nine before the Golden State sc...
09:00, 05/07/2019

About the Warriors’ Excess Timeout: It Was Not a Tribute to Chris Webber Golden State called a timeout it did not have at the end of Game 6, but don’t think of it as a mistake. It may have been the only chance to save its season....
11:26, 06/14/2019

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....
22:52, 05/31/2019

Warriors must crank up defense against relentless Raptors, Kerr says The Golden State Warriors may be one of the NBA's highest scoring teams but their defense must be at a premium if they are to even the NBA Finals with the Toronto Raptors, coach Steve Kerr says....
04:26, 06/02/2019

Raptors’ underdog Pascal Siakam is Warriors’ unlikely nemesis TORONTO — Raptors forward Pascal Siakam is now on the radar of two nations, not even including his native Cameroon. And as he climbs the mountain of stardom, he has the Warriors’ Draymond Green obsessed. “I got to take him out of the series and that’...
05:26, 06/01/2019

Harden scores 38 as Rockets level series with Warriors James Harden paired a game-high 38 points with 10 rebounds while Eric Gordon and P.J. Tucker provided ample support as the Houston Rockets squared their Western Conference semifinal series against the visiting Golden State Warriors with a 112-108 vic...
09:26, 05/07/2019

Opinion: Has Kevin Durant played his last game with the Warriors? Several questions surround Kevin Durant's absence with a strained calf. Are the Warriors better without him? What does this mean for his future?        ...
01:26, 05/29/2019

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....
10:52, 06/14/2019

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.        ...
08:00, 05/19/2019

Lillard stays cold vs. Warriors' 'wall of defense' Damian Lillard's struggles continued in Saturday's Game 3, in which he missed 13 of his 18 shots from the field and scored 19 points in a 110-99 loss to the Warriors....
10:13, 05/19/2019

On brink of title, Raptors expect a fight from Warriors The Toronto Raptors will try to complete their historic mission in front of their home crowd Monday night against the Golden State Warriors in Game 5 of the NBA Finals....
21:39, 06/09/2019

Opinion: Drake is annoying and the Warriors need to ignore his shenanigans The NBA Finals are here, the Raptors took a thrilling victory over the dynastic Warriors in Game 1, and all anyone wants to talk about is Drake.        ...
16:26, 05/31/2019

Warriors unfazed after losing to Raptors in Game 1 of NBA Finals What I'm Hearing: Jeff Zillgitt says that despite losing Game 1 of the NBA Finals, the Warriors are feeling confident they can bounce back in Game 2.        ...
16:26, 05/31/2019