Grizzlies advance, beating Trail Blazers 99-93 in Game 5 (Yahoo Sports)

The Memphis Grizzlies missed one chance to finish off their first-round series and get some much-needed rest before facing the Golden State Warriors. Marc Gasol had 26 points and 14 rebounds as the Grizzlies advanced to the Western Conference semifinals by beating the Portland Trail Blazers 99-93 on Wednesday night, closing out the series 4-1. It's actually great to be home.'' In the West semifinals for the third time in five years, the Grizzlies will play Game 1 on Sunday at top-seeded Golden Read more [...]

Game of Thrones Watch: Making a List, Checking It Twice

This article contains spoilers. Click here to reveal them. The following review discusses Game of Thrones, “The House of Black and White,” in detail: “Cersei. Walder Frey. The Mountain. Meryn Trant…” Arya Stark’s long list is getting shorter. (So long, Joffrey! Hasta la Vista, Tywin! See you in the Seven Hells, Hound?) But it is only a partial one, the opening bars to a long, long tune of vengeance awaited in Westeros. You want payback? Get in line, behind the Read more [...]

Curry scores 34, Warriors beat Pelicans 106-99 in Game 1 (Yahoo Sports)

Stephen Curry carried the Golden State Warriors to a huge lead, waving his arms and flexing his muscles with one acrobatic shot after another. Every time the New Orleans Pelicans pulled closer, Curry came back even better. Curry scored 34 points with an MVP-worthy performance, and the Warriors went up big before holding off the Pelicans 106-99 in their playoff opener Saturday. They smothered Anthony Davis and the Pelicans early on with the league's best defense, thrilling a gold shirt-wearing Read more [...]

Top prospect Kris Bryant joins Cubs for game vs Padres (Yahoo Sports)

Prized prospect Kris Bryant is in the majors. The Cubs added Bryant to the roster for Friday's game against San Diego. Bryant is batting cleanup and playing third base against James Shields and the Padres. Bryant and agent Scott Boras made it clear they were not happy that he opened the season in the minors. Yahoo Sports - Top News Read more [...]

Sky Atlantic moves Game Of Thrones to 2am on Monday after fan protest

Sky Atlantic has just caught up with the rest of the world and has announced the rest of Game of Thrones season 5 will air at the same time as the US and another 170 countries around the world. The season premiere was shown around the world on Sunday night, however viewers in the UK had to wait until the following day to find out what had been going on in Westeros. Earlier this year it was revealed that, in an attempt to avoid illegal downloads, Game of Thrones would be made available in 170 countries Read more [...]

Review: Game of Thrones Explores Uncharted Territory in Season 5

This article contains spoilers. Click here to reveal them. Early in the fifth season of Game of Thrones, Daenerys Targaryen, conqueror of Meereen and aspirant to the Iron Throne of Westeros, has to deal with a family problem. Her dragons–her “children”–are getting too big, and she can’t control them anymore. Two of them are locked up, for their safety or everyone else’s, beneath the pyramid city. The biggest, Drogon, has been AWOL in the countryside for weeks. Read more [...]