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Predators look to tie up series with Penguins in Game 4

Predators look to tie up series with Penguins in Game 4

The Predators outscored the Penguins, 9-2, in their two games at home and improved to 9-1 at Bridgestone this postseason. "That's what you expect this time of year". Frederick Gaudreau scored his third goal of the final, while Calle Jarnkrok , Viktor Arvidsson and Filip Forsberg scored their first goal in what seemed like forever.


Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina reach French Open quarter-finals

Simona Halep, Elina Svitolina reach French Open quarter-finals

No. 5 Milos Raonic had been playing out of his mind in the previous rounds on clay, but could not handle No. 20 Pablo Carreno Busta . That would be followed by Dominic Thiem facing Novak Djokovic . "I'm very happy, he's a great player", Nadal said afterwards. Nadal said. "The rest of the things (don't) matter". Winning the first two games, the 29-year-old Spaniard had two break points for a 3-0 lead but Djokovic clung on.



Warriors welcome back Steve Kerr with Game 2 win

In the end, " Golden state " became the first club since 1987, scored 132 points in the final series of the playoffs. In a mouth-watering match up of two talent-stacked rosters, the Warriors again showed they had the greater firepower, thanks largely to the addition of Kevin Durant since they lost last season's finals series to the Cavaliers .


Davies sharp, Thames homers, Brewers beat Dodgers 3-0

Davies sharp, Thames homers, Brewers beat Dodgers 3-0

Kenta Maeda lasted just four innings in Sunday's loss to the Brewers , allowing two runs on four hits while walking three. Davies allowed just three hits and a walk while striking out six, improving to 6-3 on the season. Maeda would throw 92 pitches. Knebel, having blown save chances in each of his previous two opportunities at home, was back to dominating hitters with his high-90s fastball.


LeBron James, Kevin Durant recorded a rap song together in 2011

LeBron James, Kevin Durant recorded a rap song together in 2011

Both players are music junkies, and in between workouts they chose to kill some time by writing their own lyrics and heading to the booth, sources told ESPN. The song was being considered for Durant's 2012 movie " Thunderstruck ". It likely was somewhere in OH, however, as the duo had been working out together for some time.



Rain intervenes again - and this time Australia are on the wrong end

Smith's side now need to beat hosts England in their final group match, in Birmingham , on Saturday to progress to the semi-finals. In response, Australia got off to a strong start before their chase was interrupted by showers. That will make England go through with six points while New Zealand will have three, leaving Australia with two points. For England , this was another sign that Australia could be beaten in the tumultuous Ashes series to follow; for Bangladesh , one ...