• LeBron James destroys Kevin Durant with transition slam
LeBron James destroys Kevin Durant with transition slam

They may have no choice. LeBron James had 39 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists in Game 3 as the NBA Finals returned to Cleveland with the Cavs down 2-0 to the Warriors . The Cavaliers fell into the 0-2 deficit with a 132-113 loss to the Warriors in Game 2, which was played in front of a capacity crowd of 19,596 raucous fans at Oracle A...

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  • Eden Hazard fractures ankle, leaving Belgium and Chelsea waiting on a prognosis
Eden Hazard fractures ankle, leaving Belgium and Chelsea waiting on a prognosis

Eden Hazard is out of #belcze and #estbel due to injury after twisting his ankle today in training (individual action). Chelsea's Belgium worldwide star Eden Hazard has fractured his ankle, the Belgian football federation confirmed late on Sunday.

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  • Watch French Open 2017 quarterfinals live on TV, online
Watch French Open 2017 quarterfinals live on TV, online

Carreno Busta , 25, reached his first Grand Slam quarter-final with a 4-6 7-6 (7-2) 6-7 (6-8) 6-4 8-6 win over Canadian fifth seed Milos Raonic . Though Djokovic enters the contest as the overwhelming favourite, 23-year-old Thiem is the only player to defeat Nadal on clay this season before entering the second Grand Slam of 2017 with the thir...

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  • Slowly does it as Andy Murray battles past Kei Nishikori
Slowly does it as Andy Murray battles past Kei Nishikori

Murray, who's gradually finding form in Roland Garros, recovered from a slow start to edge Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 7-6 (7/0), 6-1. From that moment Murray was not to look back, coming from behind to win without requiring a fifth set on Court Philippe-Chatrier - the 30-year-old now looking forward to a semi-final rematch with Stan Wawrinka .

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  • Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals
Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals

Nadal dropped 22 games in reaching the semi-finals - the lowest total in the professional era - but is unlikely to beat Bjorn Borg's record of dropping a mere 27 on his way to the 1978 final at Roland Garros . A generation that includes the likes of Milos Raonic and Kei Nishikori has struggled to wrestle any sort of control on the biggest stage...

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  • Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Game 3
Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Game 3

Kevin Durant might have a 2-0 lead over LeBron James in the NBA Finals, but James still has an edge over Durant when it comes to money. Last year, though, Green said that Golden State was " absolutely " aiming for the 73-win record. Curry, Durant, and Thompson combined for 51 points on 29 shots. He has 11 points on 5-for-6 shooting. "Game 3 ...

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  • Sidney Crosby involved in water bottle incident during Game 5
Sidney Crosby involved in water bottle incident during Game 5

If the Penguins win the Stanley Cup , you can hand him the Conn Smythe Trophy once again. It was Crosby's 56th multi-point playoff game. Justin Schultz , Bryan Rust , Conor Sheary and Ron Hainsey also found the back of the net in the decisive win and Matt Murray pitched a 24-save shutout, his third career in the playoffs.

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  • Finalist Halep watching French Open semifinals
Finalist Halep watching French Open semifinals

Novak Djokovic's hopes to defend his French Open title ended with a surprisingly lopsided 7-6, 6-3, 6-0 quarterfinal loss to sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem . I think it's going to be different. Top-ranked Andy Murray of Britain is facing third-seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland on Court Philippe Chatrier.

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  • Qatar FM rejects intervention in foreign policy
Qatar FM rejects intervention in foreign policy

London - Qatar said it is open to mediation to resolve the crisis with its neighboring countries over claims it supports terrorist groups. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . Meanwhile, Qatar's Al Jazeera network said it was suffering a cyber-attack. A Pakistani cabinet minister says Islamabad will continue to import liquefied nat...

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  • French Open semifinals: Halep-Pliskova, Bacsinszky-Ostapenko
French Open semifinals: Halep-Pliskova, Bacsinszky-Ostapenko

Ostapenko is looking forward to her birthday showdown against Bacsinszky, adding: "We are good friends, because we played the doubles in China previous year, and that's how I got to know her". Should she beat Halep, it would be her first title - emulating the feat of Brazilian great Gustavo Kuerten who also announced himself to the world by openi...

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  • Kiki dumped, Bacsinszky meets Ostapenko in semis
Kiki dumped, Bacsinszky meets Ostapenko in semis

Dive in for the all the headlines and sidelines from the fifth day. Unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko secured her place in the semi-finals of the French Open after upsetting former world number one Caroline Wozniacki on a rain-affected day at Roland Garros .

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  • NHL: Penguins upbeat despite losses in Nashville
NHL: Penguins upbeat despite losses in Nashville

Life is good for the Predators and their legions of fans that now find themselves in a best-of-three mini-series to win the Cup. "Our guys were pretty confident after Game 2", head coach Peter Laviolette told reporters in Nashville on Tuesday afternoon.

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  • Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five
Penguins thrash Predators in Game Five

Saros hardly fared any better. Some people have looked at me sideways at times when holding three first-rounders [in 2015] and not being able to do something at that point in time. Unfortunately for Zolnierczyk and his teammates, the friendly confines of a chilly rink on a dreary day in Western Pittsburgh was heaven for the Penguins.

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  • Kevin Durant ices the Cavaliers in Game 3 with back-breaking 3-pointer
Kevin Durant ices the Cavaliers in Game 3 with back-breaking 3-pointer

That's the longest winning streak in the playoffs in any major professional sport. Klay Thompson parlayed his huge Game 2 into a bigger Game 3, nailing six of the Warriors' 16 3s and hitting 30 points for the first time in this postseason.

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  • Stanley Cup Final: Jake Guentzel leads Penguins to 2-0 series lead
Stanley Cup Final: Jake Guentzel leads Penguins to 2-0 series lead

Rinne is just looking to put both games in the past. In Game 1, the Penguins pushed three goals by Rinne in a span of 4:11 in the first period to build a 3-0 lead. He speaks a little bit of Russian, but I play with some Russians too. "I don't know if you remember but the worst goaltender at the World Cup for Team Finland was Pekka Rinne ".

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  • Rodriguez seals Milan move
Rodriguez seals Milan move

The Swiss worldwide, who has 43 caps for his country, was then toured round Casa Milan , the club's headquarters. Rodriguez, 24, already has 45 caps for Switzerland, a sign of just how highly rated he is within the national team, and he was also named 2014 Swiss Footballer of the Year.

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  • Players have no fears about Wimbledon despite London attack
Players have no fears about Wimbledon despite London attack

Thiem is known for his relentless attack and powerful baseline shots and will likely push Djokovic to the limit on Tuesday. While the pair have met five times in their history, with Djokovic winning all of them, it was the semi-finals previous year which the former world no.1 can use to his advantage.

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  • LeBron James calls Warriors' Durant signing 'great for our league'
LeBron James calls Warriors' Durant signing 'great for our league'

It is three minutes that will haunt LeBron and his teammates all summer. That's due mostly to the addition of Kevin Durant , obviously. But it wasn't. But Durant was not going to be denied. Cleveland took its first second-half lead of the series early in the second half and led by five after three quarters.

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  • Predators PA Parenteau out for Game 5 of Stanley Cup
Predators PA Parenteau out for Game 5 of Stanley Cup

Rinne returns to Pittsburgh , where he was shelled in the first two games of the series and is 0-5 with a 4.85 goals-against average and.833 save percentage over his National Hockey League career. "It's a rollercoaster, it's an emotional ride", said Rinne, who has a 1.88 goals-against average and.932 save percentage in 20 postseason starts this ye...

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  • Would flawless postseason make these Warriors the best team ever?
Would flawless postseason make these Warriors the best team ever?

In the third game of the NBA Finals in Cleveland , Ohio, the Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Caveliers 118-113. If beat the Cavaliers in Game 4 in Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena, they will be the first team to go undefeated in an National Basketball Association playoffs.

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