• Cavs postpone thought of Warriors, 'stress'
Cavs postpone thought of Warriors, 'stress'

You'll need less dough than the last two years, according to ticket search engine TicketIQ. Jae Crowder is the type of versatile wing every team needs and is on a super cheap contract until 2020. If the Cavs' 12-1 postseason record seems dominant, then put it up against the Warriors, who became the first team in National Basketball Association ...

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  • Amid injury concerns Del Potro confirms participation at French Open
Amid injury concerns Del Potro confirms participation at French Open

Thiem heads into the French Open ranked number seven in the world, while Zverev recently forced his way into the top 10 following his victory over Novak Djokovic in the Rome final. Murray has been reunited with coach Ivan Lendl this week having not spent significant time with the 57-year-old since Australia in January. Away from the ...

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  • Bernhard Langer wins Senior PGA for record 9th senior major
Bernhard Langer wins Senior PGA for record 9th senior major

He tied Jack Nicklaus' record of eight majors last week with a comeback victory in the Regions Tradition. In fact, for someone who has been so utterly dominant on the Champions Tour these past nine years, Langer's spotty record in the Senior PGA Championship is surprisingly unexceptional, his best and only runner-up finish in his first ...

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  • Sato rewrites the ending, holds on to win Indianapolis 500
Sato rewrites the ending, holds on to win Indianapolis 500

An "unbelievable feeling", Sato said in an interview with ABC after the race. "There's so much work that goes into this behind the scenes that people don't see or realize to put a auto on the grid or put a driver in a seat", Pigot said.

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  • LeBron James says Jordan chase about motivation, not greatness
LeBron James says Jordan chase about motivation, not greatness

I shot fadeaways before I should have. And then , nearly as if he was trying to remind himself that he's got three championship rings and is frightful in his own right, James recalled other fearsome postseason opponents - San Antonio and Boston .

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  • Sato Wins Indy 500
Sato Wins Indy 500

He was among a six-car Andretti Autosport contingent that dominated most of the race. According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Fernando Alonso is now the favorite with 5/1 odds to win. Now, it's back to the day job in Canada in two weeks' time . "It's a shame because I felt we deserved to finish and experience the last lap - who knows where we could...

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  • Derek Jeter throws out Yankees first pitch, tosses ball to Spike Lee
Derek Jeter throws out Yankees first pitch, tosses ball to Spike Lee

Only Manny Ramirez and Bernie Williams have more career playoff home runs, and he's fourth in playoff RBI. Tino Martinez. Andy Pettitte . And I did, I hated Alex Rodriquez, Jorge Posada , Gary Sheffield and Jason Giambi among the others.

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  • Martin Truex Jr. extends playoff points lead with win in second stage
Martin Truex Jr. extends playoff points lead with win in second stage

Blaney, who's in just his second full season in the Monster Energy Series, made his first All-Star Race last weekend by winning one of the segments in the Monster Energy Open and finishing 11th in the main event. "(Having an extra stage will) definitely will have an impact", said Harvick. Martin Truex Jr. won the Coca-Cola 600 in 2016. On Sunda...

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  • Back home after foreign trip, Trump faces slew of challenges
Back home after foreign trip, Trump faces slew of challenges

He suffered a stroke in October 2016 and was in hospice care when he died, according to former Senate chief of staff Jon Deuser. Jim Bunning (R-KY) enters a room for the weekly Republican policy luncheon at the U.S. "We are saddened to announce the passing of Hall of Fame pitcher and former U.S. Senator, Jim Bunning ", the Phillies wrote on Tw...

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  • Mumbai romp into final
Mumbai romp into final

T-20 fans have never had it so good, may the best team win! "That's been the hallmark of this team - we've not depended on one individual". "I guess that's what we've been doing". With 283 runs from 15 matches , this has been the Mumbaikar's most ordinary show in the IPL and most often, team brilliance has masked his poor run through the sea...

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  • Senators draw first blood in conference final
Senators draw first blood in conference final

ABOUT THE SENATORS: Jean-Gabriel Pageau recorded six of his team-leading seven goals versus the Rangers on the heels of being limited to 12 tallies on the season and one in the first-round series against the Bruins. He took a handsome no-look backhand pass from Ryan in the slot and Pageau fired it by Fleury on the glove side at 14:32 to silence t...

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  • Preakness 2017 runner-up Classic Empire Belmont Stakes-bound
Preakness 2017 runner-up Classic Empire Belmont Stakes-bound

Cloud Computing skipped the Kentucky Derby , while eventual victor Always Dreaming and Classic Empire mixed it up in the mud at Churchill Downs. He embarrassed himself after the 2014 Belmont Stakes by complaining bitterly about the common practice of entering fresh horses in the later Triple Crown races to ambush the Derby victor.

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  • Man United on the verge of first big summer signing
Man United on the verge of first big summer signing

United manager Jose Mourinho , who is understood to be a huge fan of the player has already tabled an initial bid of £36 million, with both the player and the Italian club interested in the move. He scored 10 goals and made 10 assists last season, after impressing for Croatia at Euro 2016. The Portuguese is now planning for the Champions L...

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  • LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors
LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors

James will lead his Cavalier team against the Golden State Warriors for the third year in a row, in attempt to repeat a championship win after the team's iconic 3-1 comeback in last year's Finals. The consistently high scoring averages , including five postseasons with 30 points or higher, have allowed James to pass Jordan's all-time Playoff p...

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  • NBA Finals simulated 10000 times and the results should please Warriors fans
NBA Finals simulated 10000 times and the results should please Warriors fans

This NBA Finals rubber match between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers has been building up for a while. Almost 6,000 postseason points, thousands of made shots and more than 200 playoff games later, James is the NBA's all-time leading playoff scorer.

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  • Sato holds off Castroneves to win 101st running of the Indianapolis 500
Sato holds off Castroneves to win 101st running of the Indianapolis 500

Sato said he didn't know he would win the race with three laps remaining running side-by-side with Castroneves. "You guys think, 'Hey, you old, you old.' We get better when we get old". Dixon's auto was split in two amid sparks and flames. After Howard hit the outside wall, his vehicle drifted down the track. The end result was a testament to the...

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  • Mercedes: Seventh the 'optimal result' for Hamilton
Mercedes: Seventh the 'optimal result' for Hamilton

The victory is Vettel's second at the circuit and the first time a Ferrari has been at the top of the podium since Michael Schumacher won the race in 2001. We will regroup. The Ferrari auto seems to work everywhere - they have had arguably the strongest vehicle all year - and the next 14 races are going to be very, very hard.

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  • Former US Open finalist Vinci out of French Open
Former US Open finalist Vinci out of French Open

Spectators had to go through security checks before entering the stadium in western Paris as France has been in a state of emergency since the country was hit by Islamic State claimed attacks in November 2015. Despite failing to win a clay court tournament in 2017, Thiem's 2017 clay record of 12-4 combined with his victory over Nadal makes him ...

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  • NBA Finals Set To Tip Off Next Thursday, June 1
NBA Finals Set To Tip Off Next Thursday, June 1

Whether it was on goal by Zaza Pachulia or just a matter of putting the wrong foot at the wrong time , it completely changed the series. But we're both better. Stephen Curry has a stake in this. April 23, 1950 - In the first official NBA Finals , the Minneapolis Lakers beat the Syracuse Nationals, four games to two.

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  • Singh leads Langer by a stroke at Senior PGA on Trump course
Singh leads Langer by a stroke at Senior PGA on Trump course

Vijay Singh of Fiji shot a 4-under-par 67 at Trump National on Saturday to give him a three-round total of 15-under 201 and a one-stroke lead over Germany's Bernhard Langer heading into Sunday's final round of the Senior PGA Championship in Sterling, Va.

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  • Cavs' Kevin Love: 'I Don't Feel Like We're Underdogs'
Cavs' Kevin Love: 'I Don't Feel Like We're Underdogs'

Durant certainly wasn't the first player to seek an instant championship through free agency. Obviously, we had that one stat I guess, point differential, all year. "Want the Warriors?" he said. The Warriors and the Cavs have the best teams in a league where there is a lot of talent and future Hall of Famers dispersed throughout The Association.

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  • Underdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals
Underdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals

It's the matchup most expected, the matchup most predicted, and probably the matchup the Cavaliers and Warriors wanted as well. He also led the Celtics to the Eastern Conference Finals before the squad lost in five games to the Cleveland Cavaliers .

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  • When is the NBA Finals? Schedule, TV times for Warriors-Cavaliers III
When is the NBA Finals? Schedule, TV times for Warriors-Cavaliers III

Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors , who were a flawless 12-0 as they came through the Western Conference play-offs. This NBA Finals rubber match between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers has been building up for a while. The 9.8 points...

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  • Manchester City sign Bernardo Silva from Monaco
Manchester City sign Bernardo Silva from Monaco

Silva was enticed by the opportunity of working under the world's best trainer, but the playmaker is blessed with many qualities that are unteachable. On Thursday City announced the departures of goalkeeper Willy Caballero , full-backs Gael Clichy and Bacary Sagna and winger Jesus Navas, while long-serving defender Pablo Zabaleta has signed ...

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  • LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach NBA finals again
LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach NBA finals again

This year, analysts have been hard-pressed to predict what a Cavs-Warriors NBA Finals would like, considering the lack of parity in both conferences - the Cavs were an Avery Bradley 3-pointer away from sweeping the first three rounds of the playoffs like Golden State - and the Warriors' addition of Kevin Durant .

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  • Strengthening Palace defence was crucial to survival says Allardyce
Strengthening Palace defence was crucial to survival says Allardyce

Marco Silva's side realistically needed a win to keep their fight to stay up going until the final round of matches, with Swansea's win over Sunderland on Saturday leaving them four points adrift of safety and with a far worse goal difference.

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  • Cavaliers crushes Celtics to book title clash with Warriors
Cavaliers crushes Celtics to book title clash with Warriors

Cleveland blew a chance to set a playoff record for consecutive wins (14) dating to Game Five of last year's NBA Finals and become the fourth team in history to start the playoffs 11-0. Celtics: Never led at home in the series . During the postseason, the Warriors have scored 115.8 points per 100 possessions, while the Celtics have scored ...

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  • Cavs' Kyrie Irving caps off brilliant night by baffling Celtics' Jae Crowder
Cavs' Kyrie Irving caps off brilliant night by baffling Celtics' Jae Crowder

It was the Cavs' second double-digit comeback after the half this postseason (they stormed back from 26 down in IN in Game 3 of the first round), and they joined the Golden State Warriors with two such second-half surges in these playoffs. But, many people are focusing on the pitfalls of Lebron James, and his struggles in back-to-back games, rather...

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  • Sebastian Vettel leads Ferrari party as Kimi Raikkonen chafes in Monaco
Sebastian Vettel leads Ferrari party as Kimi Raikkonen chafes in Monaco

Vulture finished fourth and had to go into engine saving mode towards the end of the race while Max who was running fourth in the race at a point lost three positions after the pitstop and then got stuck in the same position for a long time.

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  • It Just Sucks - Ajax Star Left Super Frustrated By Manchester United's Tactics
It Just Sucks - Ajax Star Left Super Frustrated By Manchester United's Tactics

While the victory was celebrated, United's Manager Jose Mourinho put things into perspective: "We'd exchange the cup for attack victims' lives", he said . The Belgium global has not always seen his skill set embraced at Old Trafford since completing a £27.5 million move from Everton in 2013. Keane was sold by the Red Devils three years ago f...

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  • European PGA Championship Sparkling Noren storms to European PGA win
European PGA Championship Sparkling Noren storms to European PGA win

Italy's Francesco Molinari birdied the last two holes to take second place outright on nine under par after a 68, one shot ahead of Sweden's Henrik Stenson , Nicolas Colsaerts of Belgium and Japan's Hideto Tanihara . Noren, who came into this event as the world number 13, has now won nine European Tour titles, but this latest success - in the...

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  • Conte blames Chelsea's slow start and match ref
Conte blames Chelsea's slow start and match ref

You would not even guess that I am a football manager. Wenger's future at Arsenal is expected to be resolved one way or the other this week, with the manager claiming to still be in the dark about the way the board's decision will go. 'You should already be blind to not see that because I think him [Ramsey] standing there makes me stop, ' Court...

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  • No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Cavaliers coach Lue
No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Cavaliers coach Lue

Despite James' struggles, the Cavs led 77-56 in the third quarter after making 14 3-pointers in the first half. After two dominant wins in Boston , the Cavaliers appeared on track to cruise into the NBA Finals. The Celtics gave the ball away nine times, leading to five Cavaliers points. A game we should have won, but they played hard. With...

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  • Philippines' Duterte under fire over 'sickening' rape joke
Philippines' Duterte under fire over 'sickening' rape joke

Lt. Col. Jo-ar Herrera, an army spokesman based in Mindanao, said 41 members of the Maute militants have been killed in the firefight that broke out since Tuesday. A 62-year-old man in an evacuation center, who escaped from the city proper, showed to ABS-CBN his wounded leg from a bomb splinter. Human rights groups and some lawmakers have criti...

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  • Celtic win Scottish FA Cup to secure treble, end season unbeaten
Celtic win Scottish FA Cup to secure treble, end season unbeaten

The Australia global, 24, came off the bench to net an 89th-minute goal and secure a domestic treble for Brendan Rodgers' dominant Celtic side. BRENDAN RODGERS last night insisted the Invincible Treble was only just the start of his work at Celtic .

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