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Roller hockey: FC Porto Wins National Championship with Historic Victory Over
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Roller hockey: FC Porto Wins National Championship with Historic Victory Over

By Score More FC Porto has clinched the national roller hockey championship, securing the club's 25th title in the sport with an exciting 3-1 victory over Benfica on Wednesday. This victory marks Benfica's first defeat in this final and Porto's first win at their rival's home since April 2023. A Decisive Triumph The match, which started at 6 PM, was characterized by few fouls and a strategic approach by the Dragons to contain the Eagles' dominance. The game was highlighted by the stellar performance of goalkeeper Xavi Malián, who played a crucial role in stopping the efforts of Nicolía and Nil Roca, keeping Porto in contention. Ten minutes before halftime, FC Porto began to assert its strength. Ezequiel Mena and Carlo Di Benedetto pressured goalkeeper Pedro Henriques until Di Ben...
Benfica Defeats FC Porto and Levels National Roller Hockey Championship Final
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Benfica Defeats FC Porto and Levels National Roller Hockey Championship Final

By Score More Benfica, the defending champions, equalized the play-off final series of the national roller hockey championship today by defeating FC Porto 5-2 at home in the second encounter. Following their 5-3 defeat in Porto, which included extra time, Carlos Nicolía was instrumental with goals in the 10th, 16th, and 33rd minutes, the latter two from penalty shots. Gonçalo Pinto added another goal in the 40th minute, and Zé Miranda sealed the victory with a goal in the 44th minute for the 'reds'. Carlo Di Benedetto scored early for FC Porto in the 4th minute, and Telmo Pinto added another goal in the 38th minute. The final match, featuring two teams vying for their 25th national title, continues on Sunday at 15:00 at the Dragão Arena, the venue for the decisive third game. The se...
Boston Celtics Claim 18th NBA Title with Dominant Victory over Dallas Mavericks
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Boston Celtics Claim 18th NBA Title with Dominant Victory over Dallas Mavericks

  By Score More June 17 will be remembered as a historic date for the Boston Celtics. Sixteen years to the day after winning their 17th championship, the Celtics secured their 18th NBA title by defeating the Dallas Mavericks 106-88 in front of a roaring crowd at TD Garden. This victory in Game 5 of the NBA Finals gave Boston a 4-1 series win and solidified their status as the most successful franchise in NBA history, surpassing the Los Angeles Lakers. A Historic Night for Boston The Celtics entered the game with a 3-1 series lead and a chance to clinch the championship at home. From the outset, they played with the confidence and intensity of a team determined to secure the title. The Mavericks, needing a win to extend the series, were outmatched by Boston’s cohesive...
Boston Celtics Aim to Clinch 18th NBA Title in Game 5 Showdown Against Kyrie Irving and Dallas Mavericks
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Boston Celtics Aim to Clinch 18th NBA Title in Game 5 Showdown Against Kyrie Irving and Dallas Mavericks

By Score More BOSTON – The Boston Celtics have another chance to clinch their 18th NBA title as they face the Dallas Mavericks in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on June 17 (June 18, Singapore time). Among the Mavericks is guard Kyrie Irving, who is well-acquainted with the Celtics’ desire to end the series, having played for Boston from 2017 to 2019. Irving’s departure from Boston to the Brooklyn Nets in 2019 turned him into a target for Celtics fans, who made their feelings known with chants of “Kyrie sucks” during Games 1 and 2 at TD Garden. These chants accompanied a pair of Mavericks’ losses before Boston extended their series lead to 3-1 with a win in Dallas. Irving addressed the situation candidly: “Let’s just call it what it is. When the fans are cheering ‘Kyrie sucks’ they feel li...
FC Porto Triumphs Over Benfica in Game 1 of Playoff Final
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FC Porto Triumphs Over Benfica in Game 1 of Playoff Final

By Score More In a thrilling encounter at home, FC Porto emerged victorious over Benfica with a 5-3 scoreline in the first game of the national roller hockey championship final, decided in overtime following a 2-2 deadlock in regular time. The Dragons clinched the match thanks to goals from Rafa, who put the blue and whites ahead for the first time at the 57th minute mark and sealed the victory at the 59th minute. Earlier, Benfica had taken the lead through goals by Nil Roca (11th minute), Roberto di Benedetto (22nd minute), and Pablo Alvarez (53rd minute). Porto responded with goals from Carlo di Benedetto (21st and 54th minutes) and Gonçalo Alves (43rd minute) to level the score. The reigning champions Benfica and FC Porto are now locked in a battle for the 25th championship title –...
The Legacy of Portuguese Roller Hockey: Legends and Modern Stars
Roller Hockey

The Legacy of Portuguese Roller Hockey: Legends and Modern Stars

By Score More Portugal has a rich tradition in roller hockey, a sport in which the country has achieved significant success over the decades. From legendary figures to contemporary stars, Portuguese roller hockey players have left an indelible mark on the sport both nationally and internationally. This article highlights some of the most famous Portuguese roller hockey players who have contributed to the country's storied legacy in this fast-paced and thrilling sport. António Livramento: The Icon António Livramento is often hailed as the greatest roller hockey player of all time. His influence on the game is profound, both as a player and a coach. Livramento's career was marked by numerous national and international titles, and his exceptional skill and tactical acumen set him a...
Celtics Fall to Mavericks in Game 4, Head Back to Boston for Potential Close-Out
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Celtics Fall to Mavericks in Game 4, Head Back to Boston for Potential Close-Out

By Score More Dallas, TX – The Boston Celtics experienced their first road loss of the playoffs on Friday night, as the Dallas Mavericks claimed a resounding 122-84 victory in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. This loss prevents a sweep and sets up a potential championship-clinching game for Boston back on their home court on Monday. In the aftermath of the defeat, Celtics star Jayson Tatum acknowledged that the team may have entered Game 4 with an overly eager mindset, potentially contributing to their uncharacteristic performance. "I think after Game 4, [head coach Joe Mazzulla] just reminded us to have fun," Tatum remarked. "We wanted to go for the kill, essentially, and we wanted to win so bad that maybe we got away from what makes us special and what makes us the Boston Celti...
Portugal Stuns Spain 6-2 to Claim Under-19 Futsal Euros Title
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Portugal Stuns Spain 6-2 to Claim Under-19 Futsal Euros Title

By Score More Portugal won the European Futsal Championship for the first time in its history in the under-19 category, after beating Spain 6-2 this afternoon in a game that did not start well for the Portuguese team, who were already two goals down at the five-minute mark, thanks to a brace from Pol Salas. Portugal reacted well, reduced the deficit before half-time and was rewarded for its efforts, with Andriy scoring the 2-2 that stood at half-time after Lúcio Júnior had pulled a goal back in the ninth minute with a superb free-kick. In the second half, it was all Portugal as they pressed high and defended well against Spanish attacks. They were also lucky to see the score turned around when Pol Salas scored an own goal. Spain tried to fight back, but they conceded a fourth goal in ...
World Basketball: Germany becomes World Champion against Serbia
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World Basketball: Germany becomes World Champion against Serbia

By Score More Germany was crowned World Basketball Champion for the first time this Sunday by defeating Serbia in the final with a score of 83-77, played in the Philippines. Canada, as a reminder, earlier beat the USA and secured third place. After a very balanced start to the game – it was tied 47-47 at halftime – Germany gained the upper hand, leading 69-57 at the end of the third quarter. Germany had a lead of 71-59 at one point, but in the final stretch, Serbia mounted a comeback, closing in at 75-79 with 1 minute and 20 seconds left. The excitement intensified even more when the score reached 77-79. Then, Schroder of Germany (from the Toronto Raptors) stepped up, scoring with 21 seconds left to make it 81-77. Avramovic attempted a three-pointer for Serbia but missed, and Schrod...
NBA: LeBron James scores first triple-double of season to move close to all-time scoring record
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NBA: LeBron James scores first triple-double of season to move close to all-time scoring record

LeBron James moved closer to breaking the NBA's all-time scoring record as he produced his first triple-double of the season in the Los Angeles Lakers' 129-123 win over the New York Knicks. The 38-year-old is just 89 points shy of breaking the record of 38,387 points held by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. James made 28 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds in the Lakers' overtime win. He is now fourth on the NBA's assists list with 10,338, still way behind all-time leader John Stockton's 15,806. Victory ended the Lakers' two-game losing streak, while the Knicks - led by Jalen Brunson on a game-high 37 points - have lost six of their last eight games. While James got his first, Nikola Jokic made his NBA-leading 16th triple-double of the season as the Denver Nuggets beat the New Orleans Pe...