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3 keys to beating the Warriors in the 2017 NBA Finals

Love is averaging 17.2 points and 10.2 rebounds this postseason and shooting 47.5 percent from 3-point range, giving the Cavs a floor spacer that is also a te...


Sportswriter apologizes for 'racist' tweet about Indy 500 victor

Sato was driving the number 26 Honda for the Andretti Autosport racing team. The win is the second-consecutive victory for Andretti Autosport and its thi...


Irving's 42 points power Cavs past Celtics

They built a 16-point lead early in Game 4, but fell victim to a waterfall of buckets from Kyrie Irving and LeBron James . Somewhere between the midpoint of ...


Nadal out to tame Durchman Haase at French Open

Serbia's Novak Djokovic and ball boys celebrate after his three set win, 6-3, 6-4, 6-2, over Spain's Marcel Granollers in the first round match of the Fr...


Higher power: LeBron soaring into 7th straight NBA Finals

The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will meet in the NBA Finals for the third straight season beginning this Friday, June 1, but this tim...


Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals

The 2001 Lakers team that, like the Warriors , went to Finals undefeated won by an average of 13.8 points. "You look at those guys [James Harden and Russel...


Diego Costa says he'll only leave Chelsea for Atletico Madrid

Batshuayi may stay because he's young and I could be leaving'. Costa, who joined Chelsea from Atletico in 2014, added of his future: "I'm very calm, the onl...


Sports writer loses job over tweet on Indy 500 winner

However the apology cut no ice with Frei's employers who announced the reporter's sacking on Monday. After he was sacked, Frei published his own statement apol...


Wenger agrees new two-year Arsenal deal

They would not recover sufficiently in the Premier League and, for the first time under Wenger, they missed out on the top four. Despite Arsenal finishing i...


New Zealand gives Lions traditional Maori welcome

Wilkinson's candid criticism amounts to a sizeable indictment of the Lions' class of 2005, when admitting "we were all over the place" in the 21-3 first Test de...


Kiwis win thriller on incorrect Swede penalty in Cup trials

Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithill caught the Kiwis as the 50-foot, foiling catamarans rounded the mark onto the sixth of seven legs and pulled away to win by six ...


Jake Guentzel's goal gives Pens early edge over Preds

Sun staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. The fish typically only appear at Predators home games, but when Nashville visited Pittsbur...


America's Cup: Oracle Team USA inch closer to 'Holy Grail'

The most eagerly awaited race of the day was between Oracle Team USA and Emirates Team New Zealand . There were protestations of "no way" and "completely r...


Cloud Computing dashes Triple Crown hopes

That decision proved lucrative for Brown, by receiving the services of the jockey whom will be enshrined in the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame in August...


Wenger gets two-year extension at Arsenal

In the midst of those protests, the club endured a turbulent spell as Arsenal crashed out of the Champions League following a 10-2 aggregate defeat to Baye...


Returning Jenson Button will start last at Monaco GP

Button was persuaded out of retirement to replace Fernando Alonso . Teammate Stoffel Vandoorne has already been penalized three places in Monaco , for ca...


Wenger set to agree new Arsenal deal

However, they beat Chelsea on Saturday to win the FA Cup , making Wenger the most successful manager - and Arsenal the most successful team - in the compet...


Love explains why the Cavaliers aren't underdogs in the NBA Finals

By the time Gilbert hired Brown back before the 2013-14 season James had already migrated to Miami. Even Ottawa Senators fans who watched their team miss ...


Arsenal set to announce decision on Wenger future on Wednesday afternoon

Wenger added: "Once the game starts and you are a fan, you stand behind the team, that is what I have not accepted this season and I will never accept it". "And...


Kell Brook loses IBF world welterweight title to Errol Spence Jr

The Sheffield welterweight insists he will be back after surrendering his IBF title to American Errol Spence Jnr after being stopped in the 11th round of a th...


Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

The Pacers rank third, averaging 18.0 touches thanks to Thaddeus Young's eight per game. "I saw the quote from Kevin Love ". "They have so many weapons and now...


Preds Fan Charged After Throwing Catfish Onto Ice During Game 1

The Predators reeled off three consecutive goals during the second and third periods while holding the Penguins without a shot on goal for 37 (!) strai...


Statistically Speaking: Guentzel saves Penguins in Game One

Nashville's PK Subban opened the scoring with a wicked wrister from the point about seven minutes into the game. Pekka Rinne was shaky in yielding four goal...


Rob Holding 'lost for words' after FA Cup win over Chelsea

The saga is now approaching a conclusion, with Arsenal's final act of 2016-17 seeing them lift the FA Cup , but their manager is still giving little way as a...


Wenger agrees to two-year extension at Arsenal

The Gunners boss will discover his future, with the hierarchy set to propose a number of changes to the way Wenger runs the club. Despite friction with th...


Wright concerned over potential Wenger exit

For this reason, the best way for me is to take two or three days with my family and to stay with them and then to try to prepare for a new season. "I was in gr...


Mats Wilander hits out at French Open for 'Premature Finish'

On a day when No. 1 Andy Murray and No. 3 Stan Wawrinka won, and a couple top-10 players unaccustomed to long stays at Roland Garros - Alexander Zverev ...


French Open at a glance: Djokovic (with Agassi), Nadal win

Nadal who is bidding for his 10th French Open title faced Benoit Paire. Paire, described prior to their encounter on Court Suzanne Lenglen as a risky oppone...


3 things to watch for in Celtics - Cavs Game 5

Obstacles different even than the Warriors, who await the victor of the Eastern Conference Final. They now have a week off to prepare for the NBA leading Gol...


Celtics Lose to Cavaliers 135-102 and Are Eliminated From Playoffs

The night was a highlight reel for LeBron , Kyrie Irving and company-with a prominent supporting role for, uh, Deron Williams-and the Celtics didn't have a...


Alomania takes centre stage at Indianapolis 500

I was not. So I literally heard people cheering in turns one, two and three while I was still in the race auto. For Hildebrand, it's a confidence that's bee...


India sports minister rules out any bilateral series with Pakistan

A meeting between the top Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) and the Pakistan Cricket Board ( PCB ) officials ended without any conclusive outcome after the Indian gov...


Donald Trump lashes out at Germany over trade, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation; promises change

President Donald Trump last week criticized German carmakers for selling too many vehicles in the USA, contributing to a billion-dollar imbalance in trade. Ge...


Murray headlining field at French Open Day 3

Stan Wawrinka is safely through to the second round of the French Open after a 6-2, 7-6 (6), 6-3 win over Jozef Kovalik of Slovakia. Djokovic dropped served...


Wenger to extend Arsenal reign

Some board members seriously believe that there is need for the Frenchman to effect a few changes to his method, insisting that the Gunners have all it takes to...