• Titans' Murray wearing cast after 'procedure' on ring finger
Titans' Murray wearing cast after 'procedure' on ring finger

Mularkey added Murray's cast could come off as soon as Monday and noted the three-time Pro Bowler will be ready for training camp, per Blackmon . "It is just an old lingering injury from past year", Murray said. He'll miss next week's minicamp but should be back for training camp. Backup quarterback Matt Cassel sustained an injury to the thumb...

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  • Djokovic out of French Open, Dominic Thiem to face Nadal in semis
Djokovic out of French Open, Dominic Thiem to face Nadal in semis

The Austrian avenged his recent loss to Djokovic in the semifinals in Rome with a total of 38 winners despite 28 unforced errors, while the Serbian only had 18 winners against 35 unforced errors. A year ago, Djokovic became the first man in almost a half-century to claim a fourth consecutive major championship and completed a career Grand Slam at ...

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  • 2016 champion Novak Djokovic stunned in French Open quarterfinals
2016 champion Novak Djokovic stunned in French Open quarterfinals

Thiem defeated Djokovic in straight set 7-6, 6-3, 6-0 to qualify for his first Grand slam semifinal. Earlier yesterday, Nadal reached his record 10th French Open semi-final when No 20 Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain quit early in the second set with an abdominal muscle injury.

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  • Durant exceeding Warriors expectations in NBA Finals
Durant exceeding Warriors expectations in NBA Finals

But one stood out, set to Aerosmith's 'Dream On.' In most ways it's fairly standard arena-rousing fare - lots of grainy old shots of the good and not-so-good old days for a franchise with more of the latter than the former until lately. "I've been working on that shot my whole life". To see that go in, that was liberating, man. "We settled down and...

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  • Red Sox lefty headed to DL after bullpen slip
Red Sox lefty headed to DL after bullpen slip

The game looked like it would be a slugfest after the teams combined for five runs and six hits in the first frame. Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello throws to the Baltimore Orioles during a baseball game in Baltimore , Friday, June 2, 2017.

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  • Warriors up 3-0
Warriors up 3-0

Not team has ever overcome a 3-0 deficit. Now Cleveland, which a year ago became the first team to recover from a 3-1 Finals deficit, faces historically long odds again. Point guard Steph Curry scored 26 points and led the team in rebounding with 13. A 10-0 Cleveland run early in the third quarter brought the Cavaliers their first lead of the fin...

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  • Warriors win again for 3-0 lead on Cavs
Warriors win again for 3-0 lead on Cavs

Which they did. They absolutely did. James finished with 39 points, 11 rebounds and nine assists while Irving put up 38 points, six rebounds and three assists. "Both those guys were incredible, 38 and 39 (points)". Curry hit a layup and after both James and Irving missed for the Cavs, Durant dropped his 3 - a shot that could be the one most remem...

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  • LeBron James doesn't blame himself for Cavaliers' Game 3 loss to Warriors
LeBron James doesn't blame himself for Cavaliers' Game 3 loss to Warriors

The off-season appears imminent for the Cavs , which is shocking because when your two best players play that well, you shouldn't lose games. For the first time all series, Cleveland took a lead after the opening quarter. "He took over", Golden State coach Steve Kerr said. The lithe superstar added eight boards, four assists, a steal and a block...

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  • JR Smith Vows To Protect King James: 'I'm One Of His Knights'
JR Smith Vows To Protect King James: 'I'm One Of His Knights'

With Shumpert's ability to guard both Curry and Durant, and do it well, the Cavs' two best isolation players will have more energy and more of an early offensive impact moving forward. "If I'm in a suit or whatever, if we win the championship, we all get rings". We got to this point playing our way. Do you think that Iman Shumpert and J.R.

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  • NBA Players React To Game 3 of the 2017 Finals
NBA Players React To Game 3 of the 2017 Finals

LeBron James scored 39 points for the Cavs , who did at least improve on the opening two games, but will be left to rue to a damaging last three minutes. For James, it came down to them missing shots. LeBron dropped 27 of the @cavs 61 points in the first half! In Game 3, Thompson finished with no points and 3 rebounds in 23 minutes of play.

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  • Final UK opinion poll shows PM May's Conservatives' lead widening
Final UK opinion poll shows PM May's Conservatives' lead widening

The Labour leader, who claims to have addressed more than 100,000 people at campaign events, used a speech at his final rally in his north London stronghold to claim he had reshaped British politics. Corbyn, 68, has focussed on his party's promise to spend more on health and education. Labour has successfully painted the election as a choice be...

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  • Pliskova reaches semifinals of the French Open
Pliskova reaches semifinals of the French Open

Thiem had only won one set against Djokovic in five previous meetings and lost easily in the semi-finals here a year ago. Svitolina, who leads the tour this year with 31 wins and four titles, is bidding to become the first Ukrainian woman to reach the semifinals of a Grand Slam tournament.

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  • NBA Finals 2017: Photos from Warriors vs. Cavs Game 3
NBA Finals 2017: Photos from Warriors vs. Cavs Game 3

James dropped to the floor and a hush fell over Cleveland's crowd as the three-time champ laid in the foul lane like a boxer sprawled on the canvas after taking an upper cut. The difference between making history and taking the title was put in clear perspective a year ago when the Warriors won an National Basketball Association record 73 regular...

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  • Cavaliers' best still not enough to beat Golden State
Cavaliers' best still not enough to beat Golden State

If Golden State wins these NBA Finals over Cleveland in four or five games, the Warriors - 81-15 this season going into Wednesday night - would finish with the second-best single-season winning percentage in league history (including all games, regular season and playoffs).

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  • Buttler says England will be fired up for Australia
Buttler says England will be fired up for Australia

Jos Buttler is hoping England can deliver a knockout blow for Australia in the Champions Trophy at Edgbaston. India, who decimated arch-rivals Pakistan by 124 runs in their tournament lung-opener on June 4 at Birmingham, were to play against Sri Lanka today at The Oval.

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

Indeed, the only real debate left is where this Golden State team will rank in the annals of basketball history. They moved to the brink of that with a 118-113 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday in Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

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  • NBA Finals Game 3: Open Thread
NBA Finals Game 3: Open Thread

The difference is obviously Kevin Durant , who has been having a transcendent series thus far. Point guard Kyrie Irving and small forward LeBron James led the way for the Cavaliers , as they totaled 38 and 39 points, respectively. And, outside of about 35 seconds at the end of the third quarter, he was. "For example try not to throw the bal...

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  • Durant-led rally brings Warriors to brink of history
Durant-led rally brings Warriors to brink of history

Since his shortcomings in last year's NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers , Stephen Curry has dealt with the chatter of his inability to play on the big stage with the championship on the line. "He took over", Warriors coach Steve Kerr said. "It's not in terms of like 16-0 really just of what that means historically, it's just that's what'...

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  • Kevin Durant Drained The Biggest Shot Of His Life
Kevin Durant Drained The Biggest Shot Of His Life

The buzz around Golden State has only slightly dulled the lingering excitement in San Francisco around former 49er Jarryd Hayne . Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) shoots the ball against the Golden State Warriors in game three of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena.

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  • The Case For: LeBron James As 2017 Finals MVP
The Case For: LeBron James As 2017 Finals MVP

Smith sank a 3-pointer to give the Cavaliers a 113-107 lead, but the Warriors scored 11 points in the final 2 minutes 20 seconds for the fightback triumph. Down the stretch, he made plays for us. He sat for the final 1:49 of the first quarter, and the Warriors went on a 10-0 run. "And they gave us everything they had".

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