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Warriors' Stephen Curry could be difference in National Basketball Association final

The NBA hasn't had a Finals with that many current All-Stars or all-time All-Stars since the Los Angeles Lakers and the Philadelphia 76ers played for the cham...


Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride

A team that went 73-9 past year was somehow able to sign one of the NBA's top three players in Durant. When they met last summer in NY to discuss the biggest de...


Kuerten says Nadal could win 15 titles in Paris

Top-ranked Andy Murray is through to the French Open semifinals after beating eighth-seeded Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (0), 6-1. "Andy defeated me pa...


Warriors come back to defeat Cavs in Game 3

Curry has hit at least one 3-pointer in all 73 career postseason games. Throughout the second half Wednesday night, Cleveland had hope. Warriors forward...


Warriors Hope To Chase Away Game 3 Blues

With unmatched firepower, the Warriors are pushing the pace and the Cavaliers to exhaustion. Golden State Warriors win in 5: 34.7%. Plus, 116 is a ton of ...


NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year

The only time the Cavaliers beat them was on Christmas Day in Cleveland , when Durant was the one who couldn't get a shot up in the final seconds. "I thi...


Morata emerges as 'number one summer target' for Man Utd

The £60m that United are set to offer falls short of Madrid's valuation of their player. It is believed that the club value Morata at €90m, significantly mo...


Wawrinka forces 5th set against Murray

The third-seeded Wawrinka broke Murray to love in the seventh game and broke again in the final game to win 6-3. Nine-time champion Rafael Nadal has won the...


No Questioning Durant's Decision Now As Warriors Near Title

Sportsmail provides the answers. After the National Basketball Association season comes to a close, every team assesses what it needs to do to compete for a c...


LeBron not faulting Warriors for building powerhouse team

But the truth is that Wednesday's game and the two before them have been defined not by bad basketball, but opportunities missed. Klay Thompson , his Splash ...


Stanley Cup Final notebook: Script has flipped for Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins

Pekka Rinne's struggles in Pittsburgh have his Nashville Predators on the brink of elimination. Just like the Preds - the underdog team that, earlier t...


Real Madrid retains UEFA Champions title

Leonardo Bonucci admits that Juventus' defeat to Real Madrid was especially bitter as they believed it was their time to taste Champions League glory. "Th...


South Africa's Imran Tahir talks insane celebrations

Tharanga was handed the reins at The Oval on Saturday, with regular captain Angelo Mathews unavailable through injury, and top-scored for Sri Lanka with 57 ...


LeBron James: Warriors Have More Firepower Than Any Team I've Ever Faced

A Kevin Durant three with 35 seconds remaining flipped the script on the Cavs , who appeared to have momentum squarely on their side. The Warriors are ...


French Open for THU JUNE 8

For Stan Wawrinka the match 1/4 final against Marin Cilic has suddenly become a cakewalk - champion Roland Garros-2015 easily passed the Croatian giant and ...


Melissa McCarthy to Headline Christmas Musical Margie Claus

New Line Cinema has picked up Margie Claus , a holiday family film project from the comedy power couple and co-writer Damon Jones , co-creator of the United ...


Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five

Unable to register a shot attempt, Sissons failed to live up to his role as one of the Predators' more capable playmakers in the playoffs. Colton Sissons wa...


Roland Garros - Bacsinszky upsets Mladenovic! Ostapenko beats Wozniacki

They will face either 16th-seeded Colombian duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah or Ryan Harrison of the United States and Michael Venus of New Zealand. Th...


Pekka Rinne: Laviolette declines to name starter for GM 3

The Predators scored first, at 12:57, on a bit of individual brilliance by forward Pontus Aberg . Sure, two of them deflected off defenders' legs and another...


Raw: Cosby Jury to Hear Testimony on Pills & Sex

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done. Kevi...


Pittsburgh Penguins blow out Nashville Predators for 3-2 series lead

He also assisted the third goal for his first multi-point game since February. By then, Nashville looked dazed, their minds obviously running through the ha...


LeBron James isn't mad at the Warriors for signing Kevin Durant

But Thompson hasn't demonstrated his most marketable skill: Offensive rebounding. "He's killed us on the offensive rebounding category the last two years", ...


Will Thiem Stop Nadal From Entering Yet Another French Open Final?

We just got to know each other. "I have never had any issues with him before", Murray said . "It was just today it was just unusual how it came about". 5 Eli...


Umpire volley detracts from Nadal victory

Austria's Dominic Thiem plays a shot against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland...


Monk set to be appointed as Boro boss

But is he the right man to take over from under-fire manager Claude Puel? Monk, who managed Leeds United for one season, missed out on the Championship pl...


It's Timea's time: she defeats Venus Williams

Mladenovic broke down in tears during her post-match speech to the crowd, telling her supporters: "The courage and the force you give me is just unimaginable". ...


Champions Trophy: Plunkett, Ball star in England's comprehensive win over Black Caps

For England , Plunkett was pick of the bowlers as he finished with figures of 4-55 besides Man-of-the-Match Ball who gave away just 31 runs in the eight overs ...


Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

On her 20th birthday, Ostapenko became the first Latvian to reach a final in the grand slam era. For Halep, the win came just a day after she saved a matc...


New Zealand coach Steve Hansen says Lions have to start winning

Both statements raised eyebrows in Gatland's native New Zealand. Gatland will be hoping it's a match made in heaven. "Joe is sitting in Ireland and we'd like ...


Warriors top Cavs to come within striking distance of NBA title

With unmatched firepower, the Warriors are pushing the pace and the Cavaliers to exhaustion. Curry and Durant knocked down two free throws each as the Caval...


Mexico Dominates Honduras in Qualifier Action, Remains atop CONCACAF Standings

Aside from Salcedo, Osorio should have a full squad for Sunday's Hexagonal game against the Stars and Stripes, with no El Tri player picking up a yellow car...


Durant dagger lifts Warriors past Cavs

In order for them to make a similar comeback after overcoming deficits of 2-0 and 3-1 against the Warriors a year ago, the Cavaliers will need production from...


Novak Djokovic implodes as stunning win sees Dominic Thiem reach semi-finals

Novak Djokovic said he won't withdraw from the Grand Slam event, which is set to begin on July 3, because an attack "can really happen anywhere". I played f...


Murray ready to go all the way

Murray and Lendl got back to basics in the week before the tournament - once Murray had got over his latest illness. I didn't feel like today I was playing slow...


Draymond Green Says Going for 73 Wins Last Year Was a 'Mistake'

Curry, who has benefited more than any other player by Durant's arrival and is healthy in these Finals, added 13 rebounds and six assists. The Warriors foug...