Yaël Arad and Catherine Fleury-Vachon: A Historic Olympic Judo Final in 1992 Barcelona Games

2023-12-20 23:05:00 She still calls him “Fleury”. Yaël Arad remembers as if it were yesterday this moment on the tatamis which will forever link her to France. The Israeli judoka (56 years old) found herself face to face, in the final of the 1992 Barcelona Games, with Catherine Fleury-Vachon (- 61 kg). Arad had lost … Read more

Recapping the Latest NBA Games: Magic Losing Streak, Antetokounmpo’s Triple-Double, and More

2023-12-03 09:57:54 The last time the Magic lost? November 14, in Brooklyn (104-124). Back at the Barclays Center, Orlando wanted to continue the magic that took his team to second place in the Eastern Conference (14-6), two short lengths behind Boston, by recording a tenth victory in a row. This would have been a record … Read more

Atlanta saved at the buzzer by AJ Griffin against Toronto in the NBA

Indiana narrowly against Orlando Fourth victory in a row for Indiana, winner in extremis, at home, from Orlando (114-113) thanks to 19 points (career record) from Aaron Nesmith, author of the last five points while his team were led 109-113 . Franz Wagner (29 points) had the opportunity to put the Magic back in front, … Read more

Atlanta ties in NBA Conference Finals against Milwaukee, who lose Giannis Antetokoumpo

No Trae Young, no problem. While his absence for a right ankle injury – contracted by stepping on the foot of a referee – raised fears of collapse for Atlanta, one of the surprise guests of these play-offs (5th in the regular season at the ‘East), the Hawks on the contrary bounced back with authority … Read more

Golden State snatches 3rd place from the West, Utah inherits Dallas in NBA play-offs

The Warriors third at the buzzer The Warriors, still deprived of their point guard and leader Stephen Curry (knee), whose return is not yet assured for the start of the play-offs, found great defensive values ​​and chained Sunday on the side of New Orleans a fifth success rank (128-107), thanks in particular to 41 points … Read more

Boston ranks 2nd in the Eastern Conference, Brooklyn first play-off

Brooklyn one step away from the play-offs A Boston-Brooklyn remake at the start of the play-offs? The tussle at the top of the Eastern Conference continued until the last night of the regular season and the results draw this outcome. In 2021, the Nets, seeded number 2, won ahead of the Celtics (4-1). The New … Read more

Luka Doncic gives Dallas victory over Boston with a 3-point shot at the buzzer in the NBA

Dribble and overflow on the left, along the 3-point line, contact with his defender (his ex-teammate Josh Richardson), jerk, no step back and 3-point shot off balance, at the buzzer. Bang. It is in this way, under high pressure, the score tied (104-104), while the last seconds of the clock ticked away, that the Slovenian … Read more

Boston Celtics first to bring down Charlotte Hornets in NBA

The Hornets had their destiny and the best start to the season in their history in hand. After a hot start (3-0), they played at home and still had a nine-point lead against Boston four and a half minutes from the buzzer (117-108). Charlotte however suffered, on the night of Monday to Tuesday, her first … Read more