• LeBron James, Kevin Durant recorded a rap song together in 2011
LeBron James, Kevin Durant recorded a rap song together in 2011

And, the agent says, you can bet he will cite Durant and James to reassure a star client if that client is anxious about making his own free-agency getaway. James wants to add another Larry O'Brien Trophy to his collection while Durant chases for his first National Basketball Association championship title.

Read more

  • Warriors up at halftime
Warriors up at halftime

The Cavaliers said they won't change their lineup or their schemes, insisting they want to play fast even though that's exactly the way the Warriors like it. "Complacency", he said. "It's easy to let your guard down". Down 3-0 and with a ring in the jewelry case, though, human nature dictates the Cavs roll over on Friday.

Read more

  • New South Wales beat Queensland in State of Origin opener
New South Wales beat Queensland in State of Origin opener

The NSW and Cronulla wrecking ball reinforced why he is fast building a reputation as one of the NRL's premier big-game players after turning in a barnstormer in the Blues' State of Origin I win. "He'll be a bit nervous, I suppose, but he's smart enough and intelligent enough to know he needs to be aware of what's going on, on the field". I t...

Read more

  • Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka should learn 'baseball language'
Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka should learn 'baseball language'

In the fourth inning, with one out, Sabathia called a timeout on the mound and removed the heavy brace around his arthritic right knee. Mookie Betts was so exhausted of the Yankees scoring runs Wednesday that he started stealing home runs right out of a fan's hands.

Read more

  • NBA Finals, Game 3: Warriors 118, Cavaliers 113 (final)
NBA Finals, Game 3: Warriors 118, Cavaliers 113 (final)

It would be very tough to find any predictions of the Cavs coming back to win the series, and the Game 3 betting odds have significantly shifted in the last few days. Thompson emerged from a postseason-long shooting funk to score 22 points with four 3-pointers while playing more stellar defense and pulling down seven rebounds for the Warriors, wh...

Read more

  • Price earns first win as Red Sox top Orioles
Price earns first win as Red Sox top Orioles

He'd come back out for the ninth and, while he allowed a run and his first two hits to righties, he still preserved the lead and gave the Red Sox the win. Betts is only the seventh Red Sox hitter to reach the benchmark before turning 25 years old. Right-hander Mike Wright relieved Tillman in the seventh, but he didn't fare any better against th...

Read more

  • LeBron dismisses question on whether he's been exhausted this Finals
LeBron dismisses question on whether he's been exhausted this Finals

ET on ABC/WatchESPN. James is indeed averaging 28.5 points, 13 rebounds, and 11 assists through two games of the Finals. "Do I look exhausted?" And I think that's part of why the league has been so popular. James and Durant dap each other up before the Game 1 tip-off. The three-time champion stopped driving to the basket in the second half of G...

Read more

  • 7 surprising things about the Stanley Cup Final so far
7 surprising things about the Stanley Cup Final so far

Pittsburgh responded 66 seconds later when Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the series. The goal, which came seconds after Rinne stoned Chris Kunitz on a breakaway, initially appeared to be stopped by a stellar save from Penguins goalie Matt Murray but replays showed the puck crossed the goal line by about an inch.

Read more

  • Google Maps launches Uluru on Street View
Google Maps launches Uluru on Street View

He has told stories of his people which were added to Google Story Spheres , while Anangu elder Reggie Uluru created a soundscape of songs and music. Working with the Anangu, the traditional owners of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and the Northern Territory Government, and according to Tjukurpa law, Google has brought all the wonders and beauty...

Read more

  • Australia and NZ resume play after rain
Australia and NZ resume play after rain

New Zealand will be the more gutted side as they were at an advantageous position despite late exploits by Australian bowlers. With Williamson at the other end, the innings threatened to get away from Australia but it was the redoubtable John Hastings who made the breakthrough with Maxwell again taking the catch with Ronchi departing for a fin...

Read more

  • Jason Dufner wins Memorial Tournament in Ohio as Daniel Summerhays falls away
Jason Dufner wins Memorial Tournament in Ohio as Daniel Summerhays falls away

In the afternoon, the Champion softball team knocked off Wheelersburg 5-1 to win its seventh state title in school history at Akron's Firestone Stadium. But he'll also be aware of just how treacherous Muirfield Village can be - as evidenced by Dufner's tough day. "It was a little bit stressful for me at the end".

Read more

  • Warne says
Warne says "too expensive" comment was tongue-in-cheek

The BCCI joint secretary Amitabh Chaudhary today on record denied any rift between Kumble and captain Virat Kohli . Given Kohli's pull in Indian cricket, can he somehow find a way to convince CAC to consider Shastri for the top post? If you make a mistake you cop it.

Read more

  • Defending champion Garbine Muguruza upset at French Open
Defending champion Garbine Muguruza upset at French Open

Add it all up, and it means that there will be a first-time major title victor at the end of the tournament. Her best French Open showing was in 2002 when she lost to her sister Serena in the final. "So I think that's it, really". Bacsinszky is obviously the more experience player in these type of matches and has had to work less to get to this...

Read more

  • Penguins up 2 in Cup chase
Penguins up 2 in Cup chase

For the Penguins , having Murray in goal is proving to be a good place to start. Then it's way too much. Guentzel, at the right post, took two whacks at a rebound of a Conor Sheary shot. Jake Guentzel then tied it up with 3:24 left in the period. Pittsburgh had 11 shots on Rinne, and scored four times. Wilson was credited with his third of ...

Read more

  • Rain hands fans bumper Day 11 at Roland Garros
Rain hands fans bumper Day 11 at Roland Garros

But this continued what has become something of a 12-month downward slide for him since he finally grabbed ahold of the French Open championship he had so long sought. Meeting Thiem in the men's singles finals is the greatest player on clay of our era in No. 4 Rafael Nadal. Nadal, seeking a 10th French Open crown, plays a friend and fellow Span...

Read more

  • Police dashcam video shows Tiger Woods' sobriety test and arrest
Police dashcam video shows Tiger Woods' sobriety test and arrest

Woods' answer is muted in the recording. Although he said he remained "positive" he would be back, Woods admitted: "I want to play professional golf again but I'm not looking ahead". Jupiter police release dashcam footage of Tiger Woods drug and alcohol test, after crashing his Mercedes on Monday. He was by himself and wearing his seat belt...

Read more