AFCON 2019 will conclude with a match between Senegal and Algeria for the soccer championship of Africa this Friday. That means a lot to the teams and nations involved, but it also means that at least 1 international Federation was wise enough to schedule its title fixture on a day when everyone can focus on … Read More... about Picking a Winner in the Africa Cup of Nations Final
For the first time in their history, and after suffering so many failures over the recent few years, the Toronto Raptors have won the NBA title. Last night, Nick Nurse's boys defeated the Golden State Warriors in Oakland with 114-110, ending their two-year reign. After a pretty exciting and exhausting match, the Raptors triumphed after a bit odd ending. The Warriors were … [Read more...] about Toronto Raptors are the New NBA Champions !
Kyle Lowry had a chance to clinch the series and the NBA Finals for the Toronto Raptors, but his three-pointer from the corner has been blocked by Draymond Green. In the end, the champions pulled out a hard-fought 106-105 win, which will be remembered for a long time. They had a 14-point lead, they had Kevin Durant, the momentum, but all suddenly disappeared. Durant was … [Read more...] about Warriors Make a Late Comeback, Win Game 5 in Toronto, 106-105
The absence of Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant from the Golden State's lineup was something the champs couldn't cover up. That is why they lost at home to Toronto Raptors with 123-109, who now regained the home court advantage. Despite fantastic Steph Curry who dropped a playoff-high 47 points, the Warriors were helpless against confident and relentless Raptors who came to … [Read more...] about Toronto Better Than Injury-Plagued Warriors in Game 3, 123-109
The champs have answered to the Raptors' challenge from Game 1. Last night at the overcrowded Scotiabank Arena, Golden State managed to win, 109-104, and to take the home court advantage from the Canadian team. Despite several severe problems, which included Klay Thompson and Kevon Looney leaving the game because of the injuries, the Warriors found the strength to overcome a … [Read more...] about Steph Curry: “It’s Disrespectful to Leave Iguodala Open Like That”
The NBA finals are about to start tonight. It is the peak of the season for all basketball fans across the globe. On one side we have the most dominant team of today, the Golden State Warriors chasing their third title in a row, fourth in the previous five years. Across the table are the Toronto Raptors, the challengers who are after their first ever trophy. In his first … [Read more...] about The NBA Finals are Starting Tonight !
The Golden State Warriors are in the NBA Finals for the fifth straight time. Dub Nation eliminated Portland Trail Blazers last night, sweeping them from the playoffs for them for the second time in the previous three years. The Warriors won after overtime, 119-117, with Steph Curry and Draymond Green posting triple-doubles. These two guys became the first pair of teammates … [Read more...] about Warriors Reach Their 5th Straight NBA Finals, Sweep Trail Blazers, 119-117
Steph Curry once again tore apart Portland's defense. With 36 buckets the two-time MVP led his Warriors to another victory over the Portland Trail Blazers. The champs are now just one win away from their fifth consecutive finals. Despite trailing for most of the contest, Golden State took Game 3, beating the Blazers 110-99, after a fantastic third period. Steve Kerr's crew … [Read more...] about Draymond Green: “Let’s Get Real About Steph”
Steve Kerr told that his team stole Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. Warriors' coach couldn't be more right about it. The guests were leading throughout the entire contest, but simply couldn't close the game, allowing the Warriors to make 14-3 run in the last 4:28 and to clinch a 114-111 victory. The Blazers previously led 15 points at the halftime. "We stole that … [Read more...] about Steph Curry: “Draymond and Andre Are Champions”