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My NBA Finals prediction? Better get a broom

The more minutes Cleveland can find to keep Love on the court, the more he can keep the floor spaced and give LeBron James another option to hit with one of...


Doc Rivers is not a fan of super teams

Pierce and coach Doc Rivers were on the verge of getting run out of town after a 24-win season in 2006-07 thanks to years of middling finishes and only one con...


Kvitova makes winning return at French Open after knife attack

In December, Kvitova suffered injuries to her left hand but recover quicker than expected to play in Roland Garross. In a way, her premature exit from Roland ...


Twitter reacts to Cavaliers pulling away from Celtics in Game 5

Avery Bradley is averaging 16.4 points and 3.9 rebounds while Al Horford is averaging 15.5 points and 5.6 assists. Somewhere between the midpoint of the thi...


Djokovic, Nadal, Unleash Storm in Paris

But Mladenovic looked in massive trouble against Jennifer Brady, eventually fending off back pain en route to a 3-6, 6-3, 9-7 victory over the American. With ne...


New Zealand coach Steve Hansen questions Lions' tour schedule

Meanwhile back at the ranch, the Bulls have invested in John Mitchell as the man to guide them out of the dark times , the dark ages, even. Not in the Tests,...


Chicago Bears claim fullback Michael Burton

It wasn't his performance as much as the team's decreased usage of a fullback in the offensive scheme. Burton, 25, appeared in 31 games with seven starts the ...


Angelique Kerber knocked out in first round

She said: "This year, the expectations are much bigger, especially in the big tournaments and the grand slams". "From the beginning [of her return to training...


Agent says Lukaku can go

Romelu Lukaku's agent says the striker will look to leave Everton this summer if the move is right for all involved. Raiola has admitted that Lukaku's fu...


San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals Brawl in the Bay

Harper pointed the bat toward Strickland, charged the mound and fired his batting helmet wide of the pitcher . Instead, they were reminded Monday of the two ...


LeBron James' house reportedly vandalized, spray-painted with n-word

Just goes to show that racism will always be a part of the world, a part of America. Hate in America, especially for African Americans, is living everyday. Game...


Top seed Kerber toppled on Day 1

For Azarenka - who will make her return at the Mallorca Open after giving birth to her first son in November - Kvitova's story is an inspirational one and she...


1 last doubt for Zidane: Creative Isco or overpowering Bale?

And the former Malaga man has impressed so much that Bale, who is back from injury, is not a certain starter for the final in his own home town of Cardiff . "T...


Predators can't afford another Game 2 defeat

That's a general description of the Penguins through Sullivan's eyes. "We don't get points for style". We'll win that one and move forward. The Penguins may...


Djokovic cruises into French Open third round

Djokovic was untroubled by his 59th-ranked opponent from Portugal. "Midway second set until maybe midway third set, I felt like maybe I took off the foot from t...


Vijay Singh, Bernhard Langer set for Sunday showdown at Senior PGA Championship

Singh, who opened the day with a one-shot lead, carded a 70. By closing with a 4-under-par 68 for a 72-hole total of 18-under 270 , Langer earned his ninth s...


Hahn's 64 gives him Byron Nelson lead entering final round

This was the tournament's final time at the TPC Four Seasons in Irving, Texas , where Horschel had missed the cut in his two previous appearances. It took ju...


"My record is Cups" - Malkin focused on titles, not stardom

Eastern Conference and the Predators are 6-1 in their last 7 after allowing 5 goals or more in their previous game while the over is 5-1 in Predators last 6 a...


What do Pens and Preds have in store for Game 2?

I'm sure a lot of fans were happy with that". "Ryan Ellis scored in the second period and Colton Sissons in the third, both on the power play, before Frederic...


Warriors wary of LeBron as Cavs arrive for Finals

Wow! Withers must be a Fil-Am from the Bay Area. "I saw the quote from Kevin Love ". And if they stay out of their own way, this might not be quite as legend...


Arsene Wenger fires warning at Ozil and Sanchez

Both players are out of contract at the end of next season. The two men revolutionised Arsenal's transfer policy with their big-money arrivals in 2013 (Ozil...


Rafael Nadal Demolishes Robin Haase in Straight Sets

He had a try for 5-3 in the second set, I played a good point. "I'm very happy to come back on the Court Philippe Chatrier", said Nadal , who had 33 winner...


Racial Slur Painted on Gate at LeBron James' LA Home

The vandals who defaced James' home spray painted a racial slur for African Americans across the gated entry for the house. Someone painted over the slur be...


Final: Cavaliers 112, Celtics 99

James recorded four personal fouls in the first half for the first time in his career and was used sparingly in the rest of the match. "He put us on his back ...


Kick Times Announced For Multiple Games

Also at noon is Michigan's homecoming game against Rutgers on October 28. Penn State will also face Northwestern at Noon in Evanston, which is also the third ...


Arsenal legend Ian Wright concerned over potential Arsene Wenger exit

Francis Coquelin dedicated Arsenal's FA Cup triumph over Chelsea to Arsene Wenger and then declared the team "hope he will stay". Conte told Sky Spor...


Golden State Warriors can't get caught up in distractions

But there's got to be an inside threat, somebody else that can score for you. The Spurs get three days off to lick their wounds and hope Leonard, who sprain...


It's a big 'no' to bilateral cricket with Pakistan

As of now, India will only play Pakistan in ICC tournaments . "I think I always enjoyed playing against Pakistan, but it is very important to respect whateve...


McCutchen's homer give Pirates 4-3 walkoff win over Arizona

More than six hours after the first pitch, the Arizona Diamondbacks finally put away Pittsburgh . Ray is 4-1 with a 0.64 ERA in six road starts, compared t...


Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals

The NBA Finals tip off Thursday night in Oakland, Calif ., at 9 p.m. ET. The four-time NBA MVP has played in the NBA Finals each of the last seven ye...


Cops: Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home

That's what's important", James said, saying his wife was handling issues arising from the incident with their children. It was discovered shortly after dawn on...


Dynasty? Neither Warriors or Cavaliers are…

After a week of rest, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors prepare for a third clash in the NBA Finals on Thursday night. The series kick...


35th America's Cup off to a smashing start

Meanwhile, it proved a highly positive day for the Defenders of the "Auld Mug", ORACLE TEAM USA, who comfortably beat Groupama Team France in the opening race o...


Zidane Expecting 'Nice' Champions League Final

What do you think are the key things about your UEFA Champions League final opponents, Juventus? "It shouldn't be the case that a player who always wants ...


Day misses out in sudden-death playoff

With a closing 1-under 69 on Sunday, including a 60-foot birdie putt at the 14th hole, Horschel matched Day (68) at 12-under 268 for a playoff. When it was al...