from Reuters Soccer Blog:
Where to start after four brilliant Champions League quarter-finals, even if the intrigue for next week's second legs has all but gone from three of the ties with Barcelona leading Shakhtar Donetsk 5-1, Real Madrid 4-0 up against Tottenham Hotspur and Schalke 04 in total charge against holders Inter Milan after the 5-2 triumph at the San Siro.
Now that all of the hype surrounding the Miami Heat’s season opener against the Boston Celtics is over, the question remains: how good is this team?
The Brooklyn Nets …. LeBron James …. Battle for Big Apple affections …. Hot topics for sure among New York-area hoops fans with news that Russia’s richest man is riding to the $200 million rescue of the Nets, and Brooklyn may once again rise to alter the sports landscape of The City.
On the eve of the 2009 NBA Draft, the Cleveland Cavaliers are looking toward a storied veteran to propel them to a potential championship. It appears the Phoenix Suns and the Cavaliers have agreed to a long-speculated deal that will place future Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal alongside reigning MVP Lebron James. But is it enough?