Maybe, but as the teams gear up for Thursday nights series opener in Oakland, comments made by Warriors forward Draymond Green in October are reverberating around Cleveland. The Warriors are using Durant the way he envisioned, but Lue has noticed changes in the All-Star. Thomas said he never doubted that coach Brad Stevens and general manager Danny Ainge were more concerned about his future than getting him back into the game.
Truex led a race-high 104 of 267 laps to win for the ninth time in his career and for the second time this season. Meanwhile, all 11 drivers who have led 60-plus laps in the same stretch have started 11th or better. Through three races at 1.5-mile tracks this year, Truex has three Top 10s, including a win. Appreciate all the fans. I love passing cars and there's a lot of them on this race track .
In 2011, he picked the Heat to knock off the Mavericks. However, Smith has been wrong about the NBA Finals each year since 2011. The next year, Smith guaranteed the Oklahoma City Thunder would beat the Heat. It's nearly impressive how wrong Smith has been recently. I'll give you a hint, I have won as many National Basketball Association titles as he has correct predictions in the last six year.
In choosing the Brickyard over the iconic Monaco GP, Alonso is attempting to be just the ninth rookie to win what's been dubbed "the greatest spectacle in racing". "I think it was the largest ever online views that IndyCar has ever had when he was not only doing his private test, but also in the days leading up to his qualifying at the weekend.
No sooner had last week's wild draft lottery dropped off the radar of the league's devoted UFO spotters ("Lemme guess: Boston goes first, then Lakers at No. If the Celtics were playing with house money heading into the series, they are flush with it again as they return to the Garden. The result was a 61-point second half in which the Celtics dished out 16 of their 28 assists.
My neck will be a bit sore after Thursday but we have Friday off and Mikey "Muscles" (Collier), my physio, is back for one weekend. "I have won here before and I lived here for 17 years". Little is expected of him given McLaren's recent performance, which has been so poor they are the only team yet to score a... "Between them we have a formidable driver line-up and it's our aim to keep pushing forward and give them both a vehicle competitive enough to finish in the points".
The former England boss was, though, keen after the match to hail the club's "big achievement" in getting out of trouble. Juan Mata believes Manchester United finally have the right manager in José Mourinho , with the Spain global hopeful a new era of success can be kick-started by winning the Europa League .
He was one of Queensland's best past year when they won the opening two games of the series. Queensland have left out Test full-back Billy Slater and selected Darius Boyd for their State of Origin opener against New South Wales in Brisbane on May 31.
It was a no-show. The simple truth to the Wizards' series with the Boston Celtics is they have the more talented personnel, and the superior size. But Thursday night's first quarter redefined the term debacle. Unlike many of his teammates, he's overdue for a true quality performance. "The calls should definitely be a little more even". The Celtics were led by Isaiah Thomas scoring 19 points.
Wenger said he was unconcerned by Adams's criticism, especially since the former defender's coaching tenure at Granada, where he oversaw six losses in six games, has ended in relegation from La Liga in Spain. "There is a fear that if Arsenal give them ridiculous sums of money to stay, they could throw their toys out of the pram once more when things go wrong".
They were outmatched without their best player - arguably the best player in the series - and he knew the beast they were up against. The Cavaliers cruised to a 117-104 win in Game 1 on Wednesday. "A lot of input, if I feel good then I am going to play", Leonard said. Anybody watching that game would not disagree with Popovich's assertion. The Warriors were and are favored in this series for a very good reason, and they can make you look bad when you're not ready to compete against them, ...
With one eye on the transfer window, Gibson will want to end the season with a good performance and he could have a key role to play on Sunday. And this play-off would occur if City were to incredibly lose 4-0 at Watford while Arsenal pick up a routine 1-0 win at home to Everton.
Substitute forward Valere Germain sealed the victory for Monaco with a shot at target on a counter-attack into stoppage time, also handing Monaco their eighth crown in French top-flight league. With one match left, Monaco has scored 104 league goals - almost as many as the past two seasons combined. In Monaco, there was the recent case of Martial, who left to go to Manchester United and it was a lot more hard.
Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant and Draymond Green all stole first-team votes from those other three players. So many guys played well this year. He's obviously a very talented player, but the Cleveland Cavaliers appear to be head and shoulders above everyone else in the Eastern Conference.
Fernando Alonso is prepared for what he expects will be "the most frightful laps" of his career as he takes part in qualifying for the Indy 500 this weekend. It's clearly fantastic for INDYCAR - that's easy for everyone to see - but it's also great for Fernando and great for Formula One. Saturday determines the order of running on "Pole Day", which is Sunday.
Thompson is playing in her third event since she lost the first major of the year, the ANA Inspiration, in a playoff after a television viewer called in a rules violation and she was assessed a penalty. The Indian ace, victor of two titles on the Ladies European Tour a year ago, will look to make it count when she begins a three-week swing at the Kingsmill Championship in Virginia this week.
Aston Martin has signed Brady to a multi-year endorsement deal for a new upcoming model that will cost upwards of $200,000. If you thought the five-time Super Bowl champion already had it all, he does - but that doesn't stop him from adding to his collection.
And he will get the chance in the quarter-finals when he faces Argentina's in-form Juan Martin del Potro , who was an impressive 7-6 (7/4) 6-3 victor over seventh seed Kei Nishikori. Murray's best performance was winning the Dubai title in February, but he looks to be struggling to replicate the blistering displays that carried him to the number one spot at the end of previous year.
The league win is Kuyt's second trophy since returning to the Netherlands past year, having been part of the side that won the KNVB Cup season. He helped the Reds to a UEFA Champions League final appearance in his first season, where Kuyt scored in a 2-1 defeat to AC Milan.