• Warriors rally for 3-0 series lead
Warriors rally for 3-0 series lead

The Warriors are one win away from capping a historic 16-0 run through the playoffs. "He took over", Kerr marveled. "You know, it's a rhythm thing". Durant would add two more free throws. But Andre Iguodala , who has had a quiet postseason, made the biggest defensive play of the night, stripping James and knocking it off his leg out of bou...

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  • Liverpool FC end Van Dijk chase after Southampton complaint
Liverpool FC end Van Dijk chase after Southampton complaint

Liverpool have ended their transfer interest in Southampton's Virgil van Dijk , after being accused of illegally approaching the defender, and apologised to the club for " any misunderstanding " regarding the player. Despite significant interest from Liverpool , Manchester City and Chelsea since then, Sky sources are adamant that Southa...

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  • JR Smith makes, then deletes, bold prediction right after Game 3
JR Smith makes, then deletes, bold prediction right after Game 3

Despite speculation that the Cleveland Cavaliers could make some changes to their starting lineup after two straight wipeouts in the Bay Area, coach Tyronn Lue stuck with the same five - LeBron James , Kevin Love, Tristan Thompson, Kyrie Irving and J.R.

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  • Patriots, WR Julian Edelman reportedly agree to multi-year extension
Patriots, WR Julian Edelman reportedly agree to multi-year extension

An Edelman contract extension would offer a different result than what the Patriots did with Wes Welker , whose age 31 season was his last in New England. The 5-foot-10, 200-pound shifty receiver was instrumental in the franchise's fifth Super Bowl winning season, recording 21 receptions for 342 yards in three playoff games.

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  • LeBron James Says | 'I gave everything I had to this game'
LeBron James Says | 'I gave everything I had to this game'

James has defied the odds before, perhaps most impressively past year against Golden State when his Cavaliers were the first team to win a title after trailing the Finals 3-1. There aren't many more deflating losses than the one the Cavaliers suffered Wednesday night. Previous year they came to Cleveland in complete control of the series and go...

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  • India clash with Sri Lanka in Champions trophy fixture
India clash with Sri Lanka in Champions trophy fixture

Put into bat by Sri Lanka , Dhawan and Rohit Sharma got off to a solid start as they stitched a 138-run stand for the opening wicket. Dhawan stepped up after completing his century but his innings was halted at 125, when he couldn't clear Kusal Mendis at long-on off a delivery from Malinga.

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  • Germany forward Serge Gnabry to leave Werder Bremen
Germany forward Serge Gnabry to leave Werder Bremen

However, the Germany worldwide dropped down the pecking order toward the end of the season following injury problems earlier in 2017. Gnabry, who only joined Bremen from Arsenal a year ago, scored 11 goals and set up two more in 27 Bundesliga games last season.

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  • Chelsea's Eden Hazard in London for surgery on fractured ankle
Chelsea's Eden Hazard in London for surgery on fractured ankle

Eden Hazard is back in London and will have surgery on his fractured ankle on Monday. To further complicate matters, he picked up an ankle injury while training while on worldwide duty with Belgium and is now said to be in London , preparing for a surgery.

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  • Simona Halep cruises into French Open quarterfinals
Simona Halep cruises into French Open quarterfinals

First at Court Philippe Chatrier is No 30 Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland against unseeded Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia. Flawless performance for Simona Halep . It really is all to play for! She said after the match, "I made a decision to give everything I had and stay strong mentally". Indeed Cahill wasn't pleased with Halep's downcast deme...

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  • Kevin Durant Was Built For This All Along
Kevin Durant Was Built For This All Along

The Warriors just took the Cavaliers' last, best shot and still walked off the court laughing. They muscled into the paint for tough shots. In contrast, 6-foot-3 Stephen Curry had 13 rebounds, and is averaging almost 10 for the series.

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  • England beat New Zealand to qualify for CT semis
England beat New Zealand to qualify for CT semis

The Surrey opener has scored just 47 runs in his last seven one-day global innings and looked low in confidence as he was dismissed for 13 in England's win over New Zealand in Cardiff . "We still have to find ways of creating wicket-taking opportunities early on, on a surface that doesn't have a lot of pace". And if you think they'd even conte...

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  • Nick Saban updates Deionte Thompson situation, explains Nashville Predators fandom
Nick Saban updates Deionte Thompson situation, explains Nashville Predators fandom

At the moment, there are now head coaches who have been at the same program for at least the last 10 consecutive years - Rice's David Bailiff (2007), Air Force's Troy Calhoun (2007), Michigan State's Mark Dantonio (2007), Iowa's Kirk Ferentz (1999), Northwestern's Pat Fitzgerald (2006), Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy (2005), Navy's Ken Ni...

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  • Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to go 3-0 up
Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to go 3-0 up

Durant, who controversially joined Golden State during last year's Free Agency, made a go-ahead three-point basket to silence the crowd at the Quicken Loans Arena. "We don't want to go back to the Bay", Klay Thompson said. I'll probably be replaying that play for a while. "It's definitely hard to worry about that early in the season, but I knew if ...

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  • Donald Trump Jr. live tweets Comey testimony: 'Is this a joke?'
Donald Trump Jr. live tweets Comey testimony: 'Is this a joke?'

The FBI already is investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian intelligence operatives trying to disrupt the 2016 election and undermine USA democracy. But when a political backlash mounted, the Justice Department appointed former FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III as special counsel to oversee the widening inves...

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  • Lincoln Riley, 33, takes over as Oklahoma's football coach
Lincoln Riley, 33, takes over as Oklahoma's football coach

Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops announced that he is retiring, effective immediately, on Wednesday, and Oklahoma gymnast Maggie Nichols wished him the best while thanking the coach for his time in Norman. Stoops quickly returned Oklahoma to national prominence, winning the 2000 national championship with a win over Florida State . Just ask...

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  • Korea fires multiple anti-ship missiles: S. Korean military
Korea fires multiple anti-ship missiles: S. Korean military

Last week the UN Security Council sharpened its sanctions against Pyongyang after a series of recent missile launches, which contravene UN resolutions. The suspension of THAAD could be read as a concession by the new government in Seoul to China, which has expressed outrage over the system and claimed that the real reason behind Washington's ...

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  • Peyton Manning to advise helmet manufacturer Riddell, serve as 'brand ambassador'
Peyton Manning to advise helmet manufacturer Riddell, serve as 'brand ambassador'

Manning wore Riddell helmets and shoulder pads throughout his career, including the company's SpeedFlex helmet during the Broncos' Super Bowl-winning 2015 campaign, which he first donned during 2015 organized team activities. In the same release, Manning included a statement expressing his respect for the Riddell brand as well as the importance of ...

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  • Takeaways from Warriors vs. Cavaliers NBA Finals Game 3
Takeaways from Warriors vs. Cavaliers NBA Finals Game 3

Then cold reality hit the whole city with that shot, the key to a closing 11-0 run. The Warriors added Durant last summer and made themselves unbeatable. Durant, often matched up with James, finished the first quarter with eight points to James' 16. A quick aside to the LeBron James haters. "But I think we have an advantage in our depth; they d...

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  • Durant's shot sends flawless Warriors over Cavs in Finals
Durant's shot sends flawless Warriors over Cavs in Finals

The 18 three-pointers were six more than the Warriors buried in Game 1. That team encored with a 69-13 record and beat the Utah Jazz in six games for another National Basketball Association title, then for good measure came back the next year for a three-peat, again beating Utah in six games.

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  • Andy Murray's march continues in Kei Nishikori fight back
Andy Murray's march continues in Kei Nishikori fight back

And at the U.S. Open, I just was emotionally very flat and found myself in a situation that I hadn't faced before in (my) professional tennis career". Then I lost a crucial break at the start of the second. The first racket of the world Andy Murray turned the tide of the quarter-final match with kei nishikori and the Japanese revenge for the ...

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