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Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State

Thad Matta out as basketball coach at Ohio State

On Wednesday afternoon, he tweeted about his family's move across the OH into the Northern Kentucky suburbs of Cincinnati, poking fun at the timing. He's moving to another home in northern Kentucky, and staying at Xavier . Miller's university president has come out and said Ohio State can hire Miller "over his dead body". They've been in the Final Four as recently as 2012 and twice in the last decade.


Predators tie Stanley Cup Final behind heroic Pekka Rinne play

Predators tie Stanley Cup Final behind heroic Pekka Rinne play

Outplayed in each of the first two games at home, the Pens were lucky Predators goalie Pekka Rinne chose the Stanley Cup to have his worst two games of the playoffs. For much of the Stanley Cup Playoffs , Predators goalie Pekka Rinne looked absolutely unbeatable, making spectacular save after spectacular save, and leading Nashville to the Stanley Cup Final.


Pekka Rinne on Finnish announcer's insane save call in Game 4

Pekka Rinne on Finnish announcer's insane save call in Game 4

The goal came after he was held without a shot for only the fifth time in his career in the playoffs. With the score 3-1, Craig Smith , 27, and Mattias Ekholm , 27, put the final two nails in the Penguins' coffin. Gaudreau's tally came 3:45 into the period on a wraparound, but there was no goal signal on the ice at the time. It was one thing to beat Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler, but Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin? Then the goalie slid to his right stopping Guentzel with an assist from ...



Tired talk: LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant

LeBron James wants everyone to know he isn't worn down. James told Cleveland.com Wednesday. "Do I look exhausted?" "I'm averaging a triple-double in the Finals". The three-time champion stopped driving to the basket in the second half of Game 2 and he looked spent on the bench when he took a break during the third quarter.



LeBron Asked If Guarding Durant Is Tiring Him Out

James may be averaging a triple-double during the NBA Finals but the bulk of his production has come during the first half of the first two games. Game 3 is at 9 p.m. He said "They are playing exceptionally well". "And every hater all the same/I feel like the world is Skip Bayless and I'm LeBron James ", Durant raps on a snippet of a song released by Spider Studios early Tuesday morning.


US soccer greats cheer Nebraska girl barred after mistaken as boy

US soccer greats cheer Nebraska girl barred after mistaken as boy

A local soccer club and their eight-year-old player were disqualified from a tournament because of freaky reasons like "looking like a boy". Pixie haircuts may be the new rage on the girl's soccer field now that superstar Mia Hamm cheered an 8-year-girl whose Nebraska team was booted from a tournament after officials insisted she was a boy.