LeBron 2016’s dominance At NBA Finals 2016, LeBron James was the dominant player of 2 different teams in terms of points and assists. In basketball, this is a statistic recorded when a player passes the ball to a teammate with the rebound, steal and block. LeBron is the only player that can lead 2 teams in one season of the Finals regarding the five most important stats.
Olajuwon used to auction the NBA championship ring Houston Rockets legend Hakeem Olajuwon once auctioned his first championship ring. The reason. according to Islam, is that Olajuwon is not allowed to wear gold on his body. Therefore, after Olajuwon won the second championship with the Rockets team in 1995, the NBA specially made a platinum ring for him.
Robert Horry’s 7-ring record Robert Horry is the only player in NBA history to achieve more than one championship in 3 different teams. Horry achieved 7 rings when he was playing for the Houston Rockets (1994,1995), LA Lakers (2000, 2001, 2002) and San Antonio Spurs (2005, 2007).
Anonymous MVP Finals Cedric Maxwell is perhaps the least well-known MVP Finals in NBA history. He led the Celtics to the championship in 1981. However, what is special about Maxwell is that he is the only player to receive the MVP Finals but never once being voted for the All-Star.
The ultimate quartet at the Finals The 2017 final series marks the first time that four players have gained more than 25 points per game in the Finals. These players were Stephen Curry (26.8), Kevin Durant (35.2), LeBron James (33.6) and Kyrie Irving (29.4).
After two extremely tough domain finals spanning seven games, the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers finally meet at the NBA Finals as a habit. This pair of finals successfully set a record in the NBA. This is also the first time that a pair of finals have been held for four consecutive years within the framework of American professional sports tournaments. In NBA history, there has not been a single final pair that has been repeated for more than 2 times in a row. In the 1980s, the LA Lakers and the Boston Celtics were chosen to be in the NBA Finals. However, opponents can change like the Houston Rockets, Philadelphia 76ers, or the Detroit Pistons. Let’s take a look at 15 interesting facts you certainly didn’t know about the NBA Finals.
Performance over 60 points by Elgin Baylor Of the 68 performances that scored more than 60 points, there is only one performance that happened in the NBA Finals. It is Elgin Baylor of the Lakers who scored 61 points against the Celtics in game 5 of the Finals 1962. The Lakers won that match with a score of 126-121 but lost the series and missed the championship to the Celtics. Baylor is also the player who holds the record for the number of Finals appearances but has no record.
The most special MVP Finals MVP Finals’ title was firstly awarded in 1969. At that time, Jerry West of the Lakers was the talented player who received the honor. West is also the only MVP Finals to play for the losing team in the final. At that year, the Lakers lost to the Celtics in game 7. West scored 42 points, 13 rebounds, and 12 assists for that match.
Young and oldest player to win the NBA championship ring Darko Milicic was a “bomb” full of surprise at the NBA Draft of all time, but still got the NBA Championship trophy with the Detroit Pistons (season 2003-04) when he was at the age of 18.
Meanwhile, the oldest player to have the chance to win the prestigious Larry O’Brien trophy was Robert Parish when he was 43 years old and was playing for Chicago Bulls 1996-97.
The fact that football originated from China or the most important soccer stadium is found in Korea may take many of us aback as there are just a couple of people actually skills all of these football things origin from. There are over 265 million people around the world playing soccer and it’s estimated that 4 billion spectators are actively watching this sport through TV. In regard to the many factors, it deserves to be the king sport.
Football was invented in China around the period of 476 BC Most experts agree that this king sport was invented in around 476 BC in China. At this point, it had been called Cuju. Later, throughout the long history with a series of various variations occurred, football, for the primary time, appeared in Ancient Greece, the Maya Empire, and Great Britain. There are more than 3.5 billion people watched the FIFA World Cup.
The FIFA World Cup is the most-watched sporting event within the world. it’s estimated that the amount of individuals watching the planet Cup is over 3.5 billion. There were about 1 billion people recording watched the 2018 FIFA World Cup final between France and Croatia, a match during which France was the winner.
Sheffield FC is that the oldest football club within the world Sheffield FC is that the oldest football club within the world, it had been founded in 1857.
The fastest goal in football history Nawaf Al-Abed is that the player creating the fastest goal in football history. This player scored just 2.4 seconds after the match started.
the bulk of balls are produced in Pakistan Sialkot in Pakistan is legendary for creating balls for the FIFA World Cup since 1982. a number of the simplest balls are produced by hand stitching in Pakistan.
Competing for the winner of lying during the longest time, fighting against each other by pillows just like pijama party of hot chicks,… These below sports will definitely be some of the funniest and weirdest sports in the world.
Just like its name, all the things that “athletes” need to do in this Olympic is to see who is the laziest one. You just need to lie down there and the one who has the most remarkable persistence will be the winner. This championship often takes place yearly in Montenegro (a nation locating near the Adriatic coast in the Northern Mediterranean.
And to adapt to the “lazy” inspirit of the tournament, its organization department does not run any advertisement or prepare for any prizes or rewards for the winner. It is obvious that they will not spend their efforts on writing down any rules of this Olympics.
If you do think that pillow fight is just the amusement of girls in pyjama party, then you should be wrong. Pillow fight is actually a competing sport which has appeared for more than 50 years in Sonoma County (now it is a county in California State, America).
The Player will sit on a steel pillar “suspended” in the middle of a mud pond and hit the opponent with a pillow so that the first one to fell into the mud will win. Apart from good health, many athletes take part in these competing sports will definitely need to know how to keep a good balance.
Loading wifes origins from Finland. This sport includes a man who carry a female on his shoulder – it is not compulsory for them to be already married and they have to pass all the obstacles along the race. If the man let his woman fell down to the ground, their total competing time will be added 5 seconds. The team which finishes the race under the shortest time will be the winner.
Johnny Moustache Moustache is a word which has a certain meaning in English. If you do not read this name carefully, maybe many people will get the wrong clue of this name as Mouth-ache. Johnny Moustache is a football superstar in Seychelles. Many people shared a fact through a word of mouth that it is just only because of this funny name that this football star in Seychelles has never caught the attention of renowned European football clubs.
Danger Fourpence Danger Fourpence is a Zimbabwe midfielder. The name of this football player has a really hilarious meaning in English. When being read out loud, many people will bear the thought of a different phrase :”four dangerous coins”. This midfielder whose name means “invisible” has never been offered the chance to compete for prestigious clubs in Europe. The most renowned football club which has recruited this Italian player is the Kilmarnock Club (Scotland). However, during the time playing for this club Invincible only scored 32 goals after 199 times officially competing on the pitch, this number of titles definitely does not give enough credit to his name. Argelico Fcks This former Brazil football player really bears an ugly name. It often appears in swearing sentences of English-speaking community. Until now, people still talk about a famous title “Fcks off to Benfica” which was posted publicly on Eurosport.com website after he took part in the Benfica Club from Palmeiras. Throughout his professional football career, F*cks only succeeded in being called to take part in the National Brazil football team in 1995. Apart from those 10 above names, football fans still feel bliss of fun when hearing about other names such as David Seaman, Waldo Ponce, Wolfgang Wolf, Ars Bandeet …
In the world of football, there are a lot of players whose names can make people burst into laugh or think of weird association like below circumstances..
If you read this name in quick speed and in full version, there is nothing to be laughed at for British fans. However, if you read this slow, especially seperate the last work into 2 different sounds (Shit-tu), then maybe many people can burst into laugh. At this present, this Nigeria player is playing in England, for the top 1 football club in here- Milwall.
Power is such an impressive word with a lot of strength and victory meanings. However, throughout his professional football career, Power can only take part in some anonymous football clubs. Therefore, even though everyone call him “power”, Power can not take off his football career or have the chance to be recruited by any Bolivia coaches for the National Team.
Nowadays, this 31-year-old midfielder is competing for a Puerto Rico tournament as a Guaynabo Fluminense FC player.
Minge almost means “incorporative”. When Ralph Minge was still a player, Ralph Minge donated almost his professional football career to Dynamo Dresden (Germany). At this moment, when having become a coach, this 52-year-old coach is leading the B team of Bayer Leverkusen. Before that, he used to be rewarded as the coach of the Germany U20 team.
You should not misunderstand this player’s name as an invasion of the Norman taking place in England in 1066 (Norman Conquest means the conquersion of the Norman).
Norman Conquest was born in 1916 who has taken part in the National Australia Football team 11 times. He played as a goalie and used to gain a lot of infame as conceding 17 times during a play between Australia and England.
Pogba recently revealed the name of MU member who successfully plays the “comedian” role inside the cloth changing room of MU. It was not Lingard or other easy-to-predict names which MU fans can come up with.
In general, MU is such a humorous club with a lot of colors on the football pitch as well as in their daily life. The most remarkable names must be Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard. However, recently, 1 in 2 most interesting players of the Red Evil has revealed the true “comedian” of Old Trafford hosting team.
Who has made Pogba show great respect in regarding of the humor? It, e surprisingly, is the French player – Eric Bailly.
“If I had the chance to choose a MU player to stay with me during the quarantine time, it would be Bailly. He can make me smile all day long.” – Pogba said.
The French half-back also shared that he and his teammates have still kept in touch with each other during the unexpected time of break due to Covid-19.
“I often made call with Lingard, Pereire, Baily, Lindelof and also Mata. We usually texted each other, chattered and joked about everything on earth during this quarantine time.” – Pogba said.
During this time, when every public and practicing activities of the whole club is “frozen”, it stands the chance for Pogba to recover from the injury and make preparation for the comeback. Pogba revealed, he tried maintaining the practicing tension every day after fully recovering from the injury.
“It stands no other choice for us, we need to keep on motivating ourself and practicing as hard as we can on our own. Everything must be in the ready-to-compete mood so after the outbreak of pandemic, we can play matches can participate in different tournament immediately.”
Numerous stories out of the football pitch have never been tedious when it comes to famous coach Jose Mourinho. Recently, he has caught public attention once again in the play between Tottenham and Man City of the Champion League.
On the 13th minute, Raheem Sterling was fully determined to make an all-killed goal towards Dele Alli. Man City player used his shoe sole to hit his compatriot and was immediately punished with a yellow card.
However, coach Jose Mourinho did not satisfy with this decision and acclaimed that Sterling deserved to be on a red card instead of a yellow one. He saw red and hit the roof about the Man City’s penalty a few minutes afterwards.
The efforts to succeed on the 11m of Ilkay Gundogan then were tackled by Hugo Lloris. However, on the next position, Sterling head towards the ball and fell on the ground who seemingly touched the French goalie.
The situation then was assessed by the VAR technology and Man City was decided to not have the second penalty. However, at this time, Sterling was furious as Sterling still did not deserve an expulsion from the match after a fake fall.
After being announced by the assistant about the previous yellow card of Sterling in a foul being involved in Alli, Mourinho kept calm, put the bottle of water down and started complaining.
The funniest thing is that on the very first minutes, Mourinho almost forgot about this preliminary yellow card of Sterling. After being reminded, he raced to complain this to the referee. However, the referee of the match, Scott left to another corner of the pitch wordlessly. Too impotent, Mourinho yelled at Mr. Mike Dean and Graham Scott to talk about an immediate expulsion for Sterling.
Goalkeeper Robin Zentner of Mainz 05 made a funny ball handle during a match on Borussia-Park stadium of Monchengladbach. This match belonged to the round 11 of Bungdesliga 2017/18.
Mainz 05 had an away match to Monchengladbach on the round 11 Bundesliga and quickly opened the score in the 19th minute of the match thanks to an exact header of Dialo.
Having the privilege of opening the score, Mainz 05 proactively played on the home pitch side and waited for a fault from the opponent. However, while the host team of Borussia-Park had been yet making any faults, Mainz 05 was close to pay its price for an unexplainable ball handle of goalkeeper Zentner.
In the 31st of the match, a defender of Mainz 05 dribbled the ball towards Robin Zentner – the young Mainz 05’s defender who was born in 1994. Having enough time and suitable space, Zentner totally had the possibility to handle the ball and make a wise decision.
However, Zentner made an unexplainable handle, just like he fell into sleep for a second while the pitch was still happening. Zentner kicked his feet into the air when the ball had approached the goal slowly.
It was really lucky for Mainz 05 as Lars Stindl’s ball dribble speed was not fast enough to make Mainz 05 end up with a lose. This thrilling situation shocked every Mainz fan and went viral on the first page of many sports, football magazines after then.
During the rest of this play, not only Mainz 05 could score any more goal but also had to end up with a draw in the 67th minute because of a Vestergaard’s header. With this draw, Mainz 05 could not come up through the ranks in the final list.
Zhang Weili, China’s No. 1 MMA female fighter, has a way of choosing her husband, which scares everyone.
On March 8 at UFC 248, China’s No. 1 MMA female fighter, Zhang Weili showed her bravery when playing Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Poland) to continue to hold the UFC Strawweight (48-52kg). Notably, since the MMA competition, Weili has only lost 1 match and won the last 21 matches, all 5 matches at the UFC 30-year-old boxer have won.
Returning after defending the UFC belt, on March 17 when interviewing the Chinese NewCQ website, this pretty face revealed that he is 30 years old but has not had a “love piece.” . Women do not put too much weight on their spouses. This girl only needs a good humor and good health partner to take 10 consecutive blows. Perhaps because of this standard, many men did not dare to flirt with Weili.
As a former martial arts school, Weili and Yu Changhua (3-year disciple of Ip Man) know each other. Changhua is 40 years old but still not married, so many martial arts fans have chosen Weili’s husband to speak to.
Yu Changhua is very excited about this story, saying he is willing to accept Zhang’s 10-punch challenge, but it is unlikely to get married, because according to him it depends on fate.
It is not known whether the love between martial artist Wing Chun and the MMA woman has been successful or not, but the prospect of seeing Yu Changhua receive 10 punches from Weili made many viewers excited.
According to another media outlet, Qjhm, Du Xuong Hoa once publicly revealed his girlfriend. It was a pretty young girl with a hot body, 1m77 tall weighing 128 pounds. But it is unclear for some reason that after a warm time, the two of them suddenly went. Since then, the Wing Chun martial artist has remained lonely.
With Chinese martial arts village, Du Xuong Hoa is the character that created many controversies. However, besides many disparaging comments about martial arts proficiency, many netizens are still devoted to him, because in real life, Du Xuong Hoa is considered to be always harmonious, witty and often greedy. join charitable activities.