• Preds defenceman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6
Preds defenceman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

He immediately blew the play dead and signaled no goal. It was Sidney Crosby , Penguins captain and Conn Smythe Award victor as MVP, who became the first man to hoist the Cup on the Smashville ice. But he still played significant minutes for the Preds. Losing Suter might have been one the best things to happen to Josi. That's two-time S...

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  • Xbox One Scorpio revealed as Xbox One X
Xbox One Scorpio revealed as Xbox One X

Xbox One X is the name and it's coming on Nov 7th this year. The new Xbox One X console will ship with 6 teraflops of graphical power. The Xbox One X looks strikingly similar to the Xbox One S (Microsoft's previous console), but is notably smaller.

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  • U.S. Defense Secretary mentions Taiwan at Asia Security Summit
U.S. Defense Secretary mentions Taiwan at Asia Security Summit

Mattis used his speech on Saturday at the Shangri-La Dialogue, an annual security forum in Singapore, to affirm U.S. alliances that he said had helped keep the peace for decades in Asia. While she said the U.S. wants a negotiated solution to the North's nuclear programme and isn't seeking regime change, she reiterated "all options for responding to...

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  • Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum
Puerto Rican voters back statehood in questioned referendum

But Sunday's results showed only 23 percent of the island's nearly 2.2 million voters took part in the referendum. Governor Rossello, a strong supporter of statehood, had beat the drum for the cause in Washington, where he found little support.

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  • Harry Kane heartened by England character in dramatic draw with Scotland
Harry Kane heartened by England character in dramatic draw with Scotland

I don't know what the gaffer's feelings are on it, ' said the Tottenham striker. You can't do any more than they did. "I don't want to talk about being low". Suddenly it looked like a bad day at the office for us. It's a big moment for the team. Sterling's left-wing cross found Kane on the edge of the six-yard box and he volleyed past Gordo...

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  • Warriors eye NBA crown
Warriors eye NBA crown

On Monday night, the Warriors will try again to close out their second championship in three years with the fiery Green on the court to start Game 5 this time. The Warriors have been clear they don't need any extra motivation to win a championship. The lack of control was highlighted by barking between Kevin Durant and LeBron James after ...

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  • Queensland run the broom through side for Origin II
Queensland run the broom through side for Origin II

Veterans Sam Thaiday , Nate Myles , Jacob Lillyman and Aidan Guerra have all been dumped along with unlucky winger Corey Oates and centre Justin O'Neill while five-eighth Anthony Milford has shoulder injury. "It's no secret we got beat up through the middle, our forwards didn't aim up, so we've made some changes there", Walters said. Th...

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  • Deflated Wawrinka says he was too hesitant in French Open final
Deflated Wawrinka says he was too hesitant in French Open final

Rafael Nadal is clearly emotional as he waits to lift his record 10th French Open trophy. And because I am 31 already and not a kid anymore. Today and right now, I'm not happy. The Swiss said he had recovered well physically from the effort of defeating Andy Murray in a semi-final which lasted more than four and a half hours, but that mentally...

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  • Nothing goes right for Wawrinka in French Open loss to Nadal
Nothing goes right for Wawrinka in French Open loss to Nadal

So how many more French Open can Nadal win? " I was nervous this morning about the match, about the final, about playing against him". "If I have pain in the knees, then I know from experience that it's nearly impossible", he said. Wawrinka had dominated the baseline against Murray and smacked 87 winners but here he was being pushed way back by...

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  • Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6
Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

Analytically, there's no reason to overthink this. The Penguins won the first two games at home , and then the Predators won the next two games at home. Nashville has also gone 0-of-2 on the power play. Penguins captain Sidney Crosby was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the Most Valuable Player of the NHL's Stanley Cup playoffs.

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  • De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup
De Villiers confident of leading South Africa in 2019 World Cup

If de Villiers' run out was the result of excellence on the field, David Miller's departure to the same mode of dismissal best summed up South Africa's tragicomic innings. They jacked up the run rate in subsequent overs as the Indian bowlers struggled to get going. South Africa's innings would end in another embarrassing run-out as a mix-up...

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  • India overwhelm S Africa to reach Champions Trophy semis
India overwhelm S Africa to reach Champions Trophy semis

Hashim Amla was very watchful, escaping an early run-out attempt as he toiled for runs before falling for 35 off 54 balls. But all hell broke loose in the 28th over when de Villiers was run out though a brilliant piece of fielding from Hardik Pandya .

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  • Vijay Mallya booed at The Oval
Vijay Mallya booed at The Oval

On other hand, Indian officials are severely trying to extradite Mallya and bring him back to India . However, he got royally ignored by the Indian cricket team at the event . The 61-year-old had left India for United Kingdom on March 2 last year after a consortium of 17 banks led by State Bank of India accused his now-defunct Kingfisher Airline...

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  • PK Subban says Predators will right ship at home, win Game 3
PK Subban says Predators will right ship at home, win Game 3

There were similarities to game one. They are nearly there, but here's why the road through Nashville may be as long as a country mile. Chris Kunitz had two assists for the Penguins for a second game in a row. Fifty teams have taken a 2-0 lead since the final went to a best-of-seven format in 1939. The last two goals weren't much better eithe...

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  • Britain's Theresa May backtracks on announcement of DUP deal
Britain's Theresa May backtracks on announcement of DUP deal

The development comes after Mrs May sent her Chief Whip Gavin Williamson to Belfast for talks with the DUP after the election left the Tories eight seats short of the 326 required for a majority. But one issue is that the Brexit talks are due to start on the 19th of this month. However, calls for unity may fall on deaf ears as the Tory party face...

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  • Lakers owner, LeBron James' business manager have met several times
Lakers owner, LeBron James' business manager have met several times

Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers now trail the Golden State Warriors three games to none in the NBA Finals. Multiple league sources I've spoken to think the Lakers or Clippers are viable destinations for King James. But it's hard to imagine LeBron settling for a quick loss in the Finals every season against the juggernaut War...

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  • CT 2017: India win toss, opt to field vs South Africa
CT 2017: India win toss, opt to field vs South Africa

Both India and South Africa have two points from their two Group B matches and the victor at The Oval will advance to the semi-finals while the losers will be eliminated. India suffered a seven-wicket defeat against Sri Lanka in their last group match while Pakistan beat South Africa via the Duckworth-Lewis method.

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  • Champions Trophy: Lanka to take on Proteas in first Group B encounter
Champions Trophy: Lanka to take on Proteas in first Group B encounter

In fact, for a major part of the match South Africa showed their dominance in the game. South Africa scored just 44 runs in 12 overs when Quinton de Kock was caught behind off Nuwan Pradeep, and the medium-pacer nearly had his second wicket shortly after as du Plessis, on 8, skied a hook shot into the leg side.

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  • Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic
Jutanugarn beats Thompson, Chun in playoff at LPGA Classic

But four back-nine bogeys, including three between the 11 and 15, put an end to her chances and left the West Australian tied seventh at 13 under after a closing 72. "I played better today than yesterday", she said. "Just hit one bad shot on the last (hole) and didn't make any putts, so it's kind of not sitting well at this moment".

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  • IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash
IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash

Race victor Will Power said he'd told the series in advance that a pack race was possible based on the new conditions for this Texas race. "I'm so stoked to win in my second home". Texas Race Facts: The first Indy cars to climb the banking at TMS saw the Indy Racing League compete in June, 1997 with Arie Luyendyk beating Billy Boat and Davey H...

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  • 3 ex-MSU football players named in sex assault case
3 ex-MSU football players named in sex assault case

Josh King, Donnie Corley and Demetric Vance were all listed as the three being charged for sexual assault. It's unclear when the three will be arraigned . Two former Michigan State University football players were arraigned today on charges related to a sexual assault in January. "Look how many arrests we have had for sexual assaults with f...

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  • Down 2-0, Rinne's Slide Continues
Down 2-0, Rinne's Slide Continues

That gave Pittsburgh as many shots as it had in Game 1 . A lot of goaltending is played between the ears. Defensively, the Pittsburgh Penguins are allowing 2.8 goals per game and are killing 79.8 percent of their power play chances.

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  • Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale: Man Utd? I'm happy where I am
Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale: Man Utd? I'm happy where I am

Cristiano Ronaldo Jnr, wearing Real Madrid's purple away kit, was seen luring two other children onto the Santiago Bernabeu pitch to challenge him as Real Madrid celebrated their Champions League win over Juventus back in Spain. So yes we will continue what we are doing for over the years - play better football and win matches", he added. With...

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  • Warriors' Draymond Green avoids ejection amid technical-foul fiasco
Warriors' Draymond Green avoids ejection amid technical-foul fiasco

Afterwards, the Warriors All-Star forward fired back. It didn't bring them a championship. We'll do our best to actually explain that sequence of events. How can we play physical with some of the stuff going on out there tonight? It was a relatively tame reaction for Green, but was still enough for referee Marc Davis to slap him with a technical ...

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  • Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination
Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

They are in the same position now except for a few significant changes. It was reported that there was a strong marijuana smell coming from the Cavaliers' locker room during Game 2 , which was held at Oracle Arena. But the Warriors also recognize that the series can take a dramatic turn when LeBron James and Kyrie Irving are on the floor. On...

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  • Rafael Nadal Defeats Wawrinka to win 10th French Open Title
Rafael Nadal Defeats Wawrinka to win 10th French Open Title

Rafael Nadal was at his best throughout the French Open and the night of the final was no different as the King Of Clay absolutely demolished the World number 3 Wawrinka to win his 10th French Open title and become only the first man to win the same Grand Slam on 10 occasions.

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  • Daniel Berger defends title at St. Jude Classic
Daniel Berger defends title at St. Jude Classic

Charl Schwartzel shot 66 and Whee Kim shot 67 to tie for second, one shot back. Power, who was well in the mix heading into the weekend before a disappointing 72 yesterday, began sluggishly and failed to make a move up the leaderboard. And that stellar final round was propelled by a heck of a recovery from a poor third shot on the first hole. ...

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  • Penguins a Game 6 win from defending Cup title
Penguins a Game 6 win from defending Cup title

Roman Josi leads the way with 14 points, Ryan Ellis follows with 13, PK Subban has 12 and Mattias Eckholm has 11. Very, very bad. The Predators failed to execute any single facet of play and were blown out of PPG Paints Arena by the Penguins .

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  • LeBron James Kicked Andre Iguodala in the Groin During Game 3
LeBron James Kicked Andre Iguodala in the Groin During Game 3

In the almost 30 minute chat, James, Green, 2 Chainz, and others debate music, culture, and sports. James first recalled Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert's infamous post-Decision letter, in which Gilbert sharply James for walking away from Cleveland.

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  • From Hockey 101, Preds bring Stanley Cup Final to Music City
From Hockey 101, Preds bring Stanley Cup Final to Music City

And story now appears to have its ending, with Waddell avoiding criminal charges for throwing a catfish onto the ice during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators . In Game 1 in Pittsburg, Rinne faced just 11 shots, not seeing a single shot on goal for 37 minutes. The Penguins turned ...

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  • After Confusion Over Technical Fouls in Game 4, Refs Explain What Happened
After Confusion Over Technical Fouls in Game 4, Refs Explain What Happened

Kerr said he thought the first technical was called on Green - though said he thought he deserved it - and believed his power forward was going to have to leave the floor when the one was called in the third quarter. "But I thought I heard the announcer say, the P.A. announcer say, that it was on Draymond". " Mike Callahan told me that the first...

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  • 'De Villiers the most committed cricketer' - Kohli
'De Villiers the most committed cricketer' - Kohli

Several months of disbelief, anger and despair had followed the Proteas' exit from the 2011 World Cup, but already supporters were daring to dream once more. But to be a good captain requires more than just being a great player. "As a cricketer, I crave games like these", he said. "If he is in the team, we will try our best to play well against him...

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  • Wahab Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy 2017 with ankle injury
Wahab Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy 2017 with ankle injury

India skipper Virat Kohli would not be drawn to comment on future bilateral ties with Pakistan after their Champions Trophy clash on Sunday. "Skill-wise we were clinical, just in the field is something we can still improve on". "He was playing the IPL but then, global runs are very different, against a quality bowling attack as well", Kohli ...

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  • Louisville tops Kentucky 5-2 in NCAA super regional opener
Louisville tops Kentucky 5-2 in NCAA super regional opener

United Kingdom ace Sean Hjelle (11-4) gave up just one run through his first four innings (a solo homer to Ellis) before allowing one more run in the fifth inning and then another solo homer to Ellis to lead off the sixth. On Thursday, The Oregonian/OregonLive detailed the molestation case against Oregon State pitcher Luke Heimlich when he was 15...

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  • Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain
Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain

But credit for both goals must be shared with playmakers Andres Iniesta and Francisco " Isco " Alarcon. Alba quickly centered the ball to Silva, who added his touch of class by turning past his marker and wrong-footing the 'keeper as he rolled the ball home.

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