• LeBron James taken out by own teammate, stays in game
LeBron James taken out by own teammate, stays in game

But despite the chilly weather, Clevelanders were fired up to see if the Cavs can climb back into the series after losing Games 1 and 2 on the road to Golden State by a combined 41 points. . If not for their meltdown previous year, the Warriors, whose record-setting 73-win season got lost in the Finals aftermath, would be looking for a third st...

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  • Amla, Tahir lead SAfrica past Sri Lanka in Champions Trophy
Amla, Tahir lead SAfrica past Sri Lanka in Champions Trophy

Amla's latest masterpiece, in just his 151st ODI innings, was the mainstay of South Africa's 299/6, a commanding total on an Oval wicket that proved too much for Sri Lanka's batsmen to chase down during their Saturday's Champions Trophy clash.

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  • Odd play helps Brewers beat New York Mets, 2-1
Odd play helps Brewers beat New York Mets, 2-1

Many people played Mr. Met since the mascot joined the team in 1964. "It felt similar - able to attack hitters, get strike one, not pitching around somebody, just go right at them", Anderson said. "He did not miss a spot", he said. In early May, The Mets tweeted a photo of shortstop T.J. Rivera donning a crown after he played a big role in...

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  • New Zealand make solid start before rain delay
New Zealand make solid start before rain delay

Earlier Josh Hazlewood was a standout with career best figures of 6/52, but Mitch Starc was wayward in his return to worldwide cricket, Pat Cummins (1/67) was smashed early and John Hastings (2/69) late as the Kiwis piled on 291 in their allotted 46 overs.

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  • Fabio Capello: 'Manchester United are a boring team'
Fabio Capello: 'Manchester United are a boring team'

Winning the Europa League spared Manchester United's blushes after a disappointing sixth-placed finish in the Premier League in their first season under Mourinho. When David Moyes brought his favourite Everton player Fellaini to the club with him, there were questions as to if the Belgian could perform on the biggest stage in football .

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  • Morgan hails brilliant England bowlers
Morgan hails brilliant England bowlers

England put on a superb all-round showing to easily account for New Zealand and advance into the final four of the Champions Trophy in top spot in Group A courtesy of an 87-run win in Cardiff . But he said Eoin Morgan's men were now a much improved one-day outfit. Williamson's third-wicket partnership of 95 with Ross Taylor appeared to ...

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  • Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit
Nadal's red hot form continues, Muguruza and Williams exit

Muguruza was outhit 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 by No. 13-seeded Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic . Women's 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki beat eighth seed Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russian Federation 6-1 4-6 6-2 in the fourth round. Mladenovic's quarter-final opponent, Swiss Timea Bascinszky is aware of the challenge ahead. They first teamed up in 1984 and w...

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  • Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead
Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

The Warriors mounted a furious rally in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night, overcoming LeBron and the Cavs for a 118-113 victory in Cleveland , putting them on the brink of their second NBA title in three years. NOTES: LeBron James passed Sam Jones (1,143 points), Bill Russell (1,151 points), and Elgin Baylor (1,161 points) for ...

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  • Smith: 'Australia will be ready for England showdown'
Smith: 'Australia will be ready for England showdown'

The result leaves Australia with two points after two games played in Group A and nearly certainly needing to beat England in their final game to reach the semi-finals. More bad weather put an end to Australia's hopes of claiming a straightforward Champions Trophy win over Bangladesh as play was brought to a frustrating early end at The ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo retains status as world's highest-paid athlete
Cristiano Ronaldo retains status as world's highest-paid athlete

Conor McGregor's elite-level superstar status within the sporting world just became that bit more concrete as he was named among the top-25 highest paid athletes in the year 2016. For the second consecutive year, McGregor cracked Forbes' Highest-Paid Athletes list. There's no Canadian representation to speak of on the list, not even when it co...

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  • Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3
Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

The key shot in the run was a three-pointer with 45 seconds remaining that put the Warriors up 114-113. Unfortunately for the network, the Warriors haven't lost in the playoffs yet. The Warriors now have a 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven NBA Finals, and no team has every come back from that deficit in any round of the postseason.

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  • Dazed Tiger Woods struggles to walk in straight line in arrest video
Dazed Tiger Woods struggles to walk in straight line in arrest video

Police reports state Woods was cooperative - he can be heard answering "yes, sir" to questions - but confused. Although the video doesn't show Woods taking a breath test, police said he registered.000 twice. Eventually, Woods is able to recite the alphabet, but his speech is slow and slurred. His statement insisted the incident was down to...

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  • Why Wenger Was Not Sacked - Arsenal CEO, Gazidis
Why Wenger Was Not Sacked - Arsenal CEO, Gazidis

He has a fantastic track record and has our full backing". The season-long saga over Wenger's future was resolved this week as he signed a two-year extension in the wake of Saturday's FA Cup final win over Chelsea . However, another former Arsenal star does not agree with Adams' doom and gloom assessment of the news that Wenger will remain a...

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  • Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey's statement
Trump feels 'totally vindicated' by Comey's statement

Mr Trump , who has shown no small ability to create headlines, especially to replace negative ones about him, used Twitter to make his announcement just hours before four intelligence officials were due to give testimony on Capitol Hill about the Russian Federation investigation.

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  • Antoine Griezmann confirms he's staying at Atletico Madrid after transfer ban upheld
Antoine Griezmann confirms he's staying at Atletico Madrid after transfer ban upheld

Footballing superstar Antoine Griezmann has said that if he were gay, he would come out publicly. "We've got another good season ahead". The France striker was repeatedly linked with a move to Old Trafford as the transfer window approached.

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  • This Is The Fastest 100-Meter Dash In NCAA History
This Is The Fastest 100-Meter Dash In NCAA History

The Oregon women of track and field are set to take their place in college history. They did not qualify for Friday's finals, but do earn honorable mention All-America honors. The men's 4x100m team ran 39.89 over the relay, finishing 22nd overall and failing to qualify for Friday's finals. Holloway also will be back Friday in the 4x40...

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  • LeBron James shuts down that 'tired LeBron' storyline
LeBron James shuts down that 'tired LeBron' storyline

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 118-113 to take a 3-0 stranglehold on the NBA Finals and move to within one game of an unprecedented flawless run through the playoffs. "As much as the comparison wants to be drawn from last year to this year, this is a totally different ( Warriors ) team ", Cavs guard Kyrie Irving t...

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  • Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup
Predators freeze out Penguins to level Stanley Cup

Following the 4-1 win, WSMV NBC 4 reporter Chris Harris tried to do a live broadcast from the party outside Bridgestone Arena . Matt Murray had never lost back-to-back games in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but that changed on Monday. John Harris of the 1944 Blackhawks was the first. The Predators win game four by the score of 4-1 on a wild ni...

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  • Kevin Kisner refuses to back down, wins Dean & DeLuca Invitational
Kevin Kisner refuses to back down, wins Dean & DeLuca Invitational

Spieth recovered from a bad start by going 5 under over his final 13 holes at the Colonial on Friday at Fort Worth, Texas , and his 2-under 68 put the defending champion at 2-under 138, four shots behind second-round leaders Webb Simpson , Kevin Kisner , Danny Lee and Scott Piercy.

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  • Freeland helps Rockies beat Indians 8-1 for 4th straight win
Freeland helps Rockies beat Indians 8-1 for 4th straight win

On Wednesday, he doubled home two runs and had an RBI triple in the third inning in support of rookie left-hander Kyle Freeland . After a Trevor Story single, 2 walks, and 2 fielder's choice outs Nolan Arenado stepped up- looking to avenge his Golden Sombrero (4 strikeouts) in Tuesday's game.

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