• LeBron's Response To A Reporter's Question About Being Tired Was Perfectly Petty
LeBron's Response To A Reporter's Question About Being Tired Was Perfectly Petty

Green - who has been remarkable in these playoffs - was asked about that after Game 2's win over Cleveland on Sunday. One question has been asked several times this NBA Playoffs - can any team beat Golden State Warriors? The nine others players that saw time scored just 24 points combined.

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  • Rain stops play: Pakistan won by 19 runs (D/L method)
Rain stops play: Pakistan won by 19 runs (D/L method)

A boosted up Pakistan team reached Cardiff on Thursday afternoon, with replacement bowler Rumman Raees also joining the team in time for Monday's game. "We bowled in the right areas and our fielding was much improved", said Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed . "Had good intensity for 80% of the game, if we could get that to 100%, we'll be a good t...

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  • Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry thriving together in NBA Finals
Kevin Durant and Stephen Curry thriving together in NBA Finals

The Cavs and Warriors go at it in Game 3 of The Finals tonight in Cleveland , with tipoff scheduled for 9 p.m. Cue sad trumpet sound: Wah, waaaaaaaahhh. He also had seven rebounds, five assists and only one turnover. In addition to all he does on offense, James has also been assigned to cover Durant.

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  • Defending champion Novak Djokovic loses to Dominic Thiem in French Open quarterfinals
Defending champion Novak Djokovic loses to Dominic Thiem in French Open quarterfinals

Djokovic led 4-2 in what was a brutally physical first set lasting 73 minutes but played a poor game to hand Thiem the break back, serving two double faults. Novak Djokovic avoided more French Open drama with a straight-sets win over Albert Ramos-Vinolas to reach the quarter-finals. Novak Djokovic and other players at the French Open say they ...

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  • KeyBank Five Keys: Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Game 3
KeyBank Five Keys: Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Game 3

Pluto also notes that LeBron James' has offered one big reason for the Warriors' success so far: Kevin Durant joined Golden State this year. James is performing so well in the Finals that in Game 2, he tied Magic Johnson for most triple-doubles in Finals' history.

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  • French Open: 'Garbage man' Andy Murray never expected to reach semis
French Open: 'Garbage man' Andy Murray never expected to reach semis

Day 11 at Roland Garros saw defending champion Novak Djokovic crash out of the French Open , sparking fresh fears over his appetite for the sport he once dominated as Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray made the semi-finals. The nine-time French Open victor won the first set against Pablo Carreno Busta 6-2, and his opponent gave up early in...

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  • Lionel Messi hails
Lionel Messi hails "phenomenal" Cristiano Ronaldo

The football star, who led Real Madrid's Champions League title squad, made a toll of $93 million in the previous year, $58 million from his salary as a football player and $35 million from endorsements. Earlier this month, Ronaldo paid tribute to Messi, claiming that his supposed long-running rivalry with the Argentine global was a myth. "Wh...

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  • Cavs Beat Celtics As LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List
Cavs Beat Celtics As LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List

In Tuesday's 112-99 Game 4 win, Irving led a comeback from 16 points down and set a new single-game playoff best along the way with 42 points. It hasn't always been the case, but LeBron James is pretty comfortable playing in Boston. During the regular season, the Cavs and the Warriors split their two games with a win for each team. It marks...

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  • Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to reach French final
Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to reach French final

Third-seeded Halep won 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, clinching the victory on the first of her two match points when Pliskova sent a return long. Both Halep and Pliskova then held serve for the next three games to give Pliskova a 6-3 second-set win. Bacsinszky recovered to grab the second set. For all her tactical skills, Bacsinszky could not contain Ostapenk...

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  • Coles, Barrett brothers named in All Blacks squad for Lions series
Coles, Barrett brothers named in All Blacks squad for Lions series

Loose forwards: Sam Cane, Jerome Kaino, Kieran Read (captain), Ardie Savea, Liam Squire. Jodie Barrett's Wellington Hurricanes teammate Ngani Laumape is the only other newcomer in a squad which includes four members of the Auckland Blues who upset the Lions 22-16 on Wednesday as well as Jerome Kaino who is still recovering from knee surgery.

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  • Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four
Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four

Four years ago, after her time on tour was limited by foot and abdominal injuries, she took a hiatus from tennis to work at restaurants with an eye toward pursuing a degree in hotel management. Groenefeld was the champion at Wimbledon in 2009 (alongside Mark Knowles) and Roland Garros in 2014 (alongside Jean-Julien Rojer). Despite Switzerland's...

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  • JR Smith's Twitter Account Hacked … The Fake Tweet Fans Oddly Reacted To
JR Smith's Twitter Account Hacked … The Fake Tweet Fans Oddly Reacted To

No team in National Basketball Association history has ever come back from down 0-3 to win a postseason series. Sorry. If the Cavs do come back from this and make National Basketball Association history, a tweet won't be what started it. "I did not tweet that", Smith said. "I do believe. But I didn't tweet that". But that didn't stop Smith's ac...

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  • Loss to Giants 9-5 in 10 innings
Loss to Giants 9-5 in 10 innings

The Brewers' hitters adjusted at the plate against Blach, who allowed nine hits and five runs over six innings to end his four-game winning streak. "After the first time through we saw that (Blach) was throwing a lot of off-speed and a lot of changeups, and so we were just trying to make adjustments to go up the middle and the other way", Aguil...

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  • Halep Defeats Pliskova to Reach Second Roland Garros Final
Halep Defeats Pliskova to Reach Second Roland Garros Final

Ostapenko, who is the first unseeded player to reach the women's singles final since Mima Jausovec lost to Chris Evert in 1983, will not be changing her style against the 2014 runner-up Halep. There was always going to be one birthday girl who would not be in the mood to celebrate on Thursday and it proved to be Bacsinszky, who was beaten by the ou...

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  • Arsenal and Wenger set new FA Cup records
Arsenal and Wenger set new FA Cup records

He complained, with justification, that Alexis Sanchez's fourth-minute opener for Arsenal should not have been allowed to stand due to a "very clear" handball, but admitted his team's start "wasn't good enough". "It's not a good feeling now", Courtois told the official Chelsea website. "The players play for their future, for their next season...

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  • Melissa McCarthy to Star (and Sing) in Christmas Comedy 'Margie Claus'
Melissa McCarthy to Star (and Sing) in Christmas Comedy 'Margie Claus'

He is now directing " Life of the Party ", which will also star McCarthy, Gillian Jacobs and Julie Bowen and is expected to be released next May. McCarthy and Falcone will produce through their ON THE DAY production banner. The power couple is co-writing the film with Damon Jones . Margie Claus is "set in motion when Santa Claus goes missi...

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  • Angelique Kerber falls to Ekaterina Makarova at 2017 French Open
Angelique Kerber falls to Ekaterina Makarova at 2017 French Open

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic wipes the seat off her forehead in her second round match against Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the U.S.at the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France. Kerber finished the match with 25 unforced errors , after converting just two out of 16 break points. Kvitova raced into...

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  • Josh Kraft teases 'non-existent' Jets' Hall of Fame at charity event
Josh Kraft teases 'non-existent' Jets' Hall of Fame at charity event

At the end of his remarks, he invited everyone gathered to tour the Patriots Hall of Fame - while taking a dig at the team's rival from New Jersey. Via the Boston Herald , Josh Kraft suggested those attending the banquet visit the nearby Hall at Patriot Place before adding , "It's a lot better than the Jets' Hall of Fame , which is non-existen...

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  • Canadian takes early clubhouse lead at Manulife Classic
Canadian takes early clubhouse lead at Manulife Classic

Henderson begins play Thursday at Whistle Bear Golf Club in a powerhouse group with world No. 2 Ariya Jutanugarn of Thailand and sixth-ranked Shanshan Feng of China. She even had the clubhouse lead for a spell. "It's pretty cool", Marchand said of her finish Thursday. The course dried out a little as the round progressed.

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  • Special Olympics takes shape from Plymouth to Hartford
Special Olympics takes shape from Plymouth to Hartford

The 2017 State Summer Games in Stevens Point begins Thursday evening and goes through Saturday with 1,377 athletes expected to compete in 62 activities, including aquatics, track and field, soccer, and power lifting. The Law Enforcement Torch Run has been making its way through our area. "It touches all the Special Olympians through southern Cali...

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