Golden State Warriors Face Promise and Peril in Bid to Repeat as NBA Champions

All the bubbly has been popped. The thick fog of confetti has settled to the ground. The parade is a thing of the past. And now, the reigning NBA champion Golden State Warriors are about to exit their offseason wonderland with a target on their backs and all eyes on their prize. They won't be back here again unless they can fight off the hordes. And history. Title defenses are genuinely...

yesterday, 15:09
J.R. Smith Buys Cotton Candy During Preseason Game, Eats It on the Bench

As if you needed another reminder, is a legend.The Cleveland Cavaliers shooting guard bought some cotton candy from a vendor during his team’s road preseason contest against the Memphis Grizzlies Monday night.He proceeded to eat it on the bench.Smith also gave another cotton candy to a fan:We’ll never see another player quite like Earl Smith Jr. Let's never stop appreciating...

today, 3:04
Memphis Depay, Robin Van Persie Had Spat in Training According to Danny Blind

Netherlands manager Danny Blind has admitted that 's Memphis Depay and striker Robin van Persie had a training ground bust-up prior to their 2-1 win over Kazakhstan. According to the Guardian's , he said: "It was a discussion during a training about a ball that should have been given over. Things like that happen often. There are sometimes situations in training where players think...

yesterday, 23:01
Cristiano Ronaldo's Success Credited to Lionel Messi and Karim Benzema

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo should be grateful to team-mate Karim Benzema for the extraordinary levels he's reached in football, according to former boss Carlo Ancelotti. Ronaldo should also be thankful for his rivalry with for making him the force he is today, said Los Blancos legend Zinedine Zidane. Former Galacticos manager Ancelotti told Canal+ (h/t ) Benzema is a major...

yesterday, 11:59
6 Years After Car Wreck, Quadriplegic Man Dances With His Wife 6 Years After Car Wreck, Quadriplegic Man Dances With His Wife

Dancing was but a dream for quadriplegic man Joel Jackson and his wife. Then, in an impromptu moment at a rehab hospital, it came true.

today, 0:08
'Modern Family' Star Ariel Winter -- Kylie Who? (PHOTO) 'Modern Family' Star Ariel Winter -- Kylie Who? (PHOTO)

Ariel Winter took her boyfriend out to a wedding this weekend, and her fashion sense was on full display. 17-year-old Ariel sported a very low cut lavender bandage dress, while her adult BF (he's 18) went simple suit and tie. The "Modern Family" star's…

yesterday, 20:33
Ex-Barca Star Xavi Says Manchester United Is His Favourite Premier League Team

Barcelona legend Xavi has said he would have picked over if he were to choose a club in the Premier League to play for. Speaking to Eurosport (h/t the ) the Spanish star spoke of the attraction of the Premier League and said United edge the Merseysiders as his favourite team in England. To be honest, the Premier League is a big attraction for any player. It's brilliant—the stadiums, the...

yesterday, 16:40
Jonathan Barnett Comments on Gareth Bale, Cristiano Ronaldo and More

The agent of star , Jonathan Barnett, has commented on the Welshman's relationship with team-mate . In an in-depth interview with the Guardian's , Barnett revealed that while the pair aren't great friends, there aren't any rifts between them, either. He said: "They don’t go out eating every night together, but it’s fine. There’s no hatred there. Gareth is a quiet guy. They’re...

yesterday, 19:00
Serbian Tennis Star Ana Ivanovic Is Moving from Bern to Bolton

player is swapping her base in Bern, Switzerland, for the north of England. Alexandra Rucki of the that the Serbian world No. 15, who has been dating Manchester United's German midfielder, Bastian Schweinsteiger, since 2014, will be moving to Bolton. The town is home to one of the UK's three International High Performance Centres, the Bolton Arena, which includes a tennis centre with eight...

yesterday, 17:38
Michael Vick Fires 72-Yard Bomb for TD, Then Gets Annihilated by Defender

can’t throw?Sure he can.Midway through the fourth quarter against the San Diego Chargers on Monday night, the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback launched a bomb down the sideline to wide receiver Markus Wheaton.The touchdown tied the score at 17-17.Vick took a mighty hit after the throw, but he'd probably take it again if it meant scoring a touchdown:[, ]Read more news on

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