• Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday
Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

The parade will begin at 11 a.m. and follow a similar route to parades following the 2009 and 2016 championships, along Grant Street and Boulevard of the Allies. Having won just three of 12 playoff series before this year, Nashville opened this postseason by eliminating the top-seeded Chicago Blackhawks in four games.

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  • Fan pays $133000 for pair of NBA Finals tickets
Fan pays $133000 for pair of NBA Finals tickets

The loss ended the Warriors' bid for a ideal 16-0 run through the playoffs, which had never been done. This is LeBron's 44th NBA Finals game, he is appearing in his seventh straight finals. "They're coming right after us so we have to go after them". "No, I feel this is the game we've got to get", he said, "or it's over". Game 5 of the NBA ...

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  • Jelena Ostapenko reaches French Open final
Jelena Ostapenko reaches French Open final

Neither Young nor Gonzalez have ever been in the final of a Grand Slam tournament. Ostapenko won 7-6 (4), 3-6, 6-3, sealing the win on her second match point with a forehand victor to break Bacsinszky's serve for the fourth time in the set.

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  • French Open suspended by rain, Bacsinszky and Ostapenko into semi-finals
French Open suspended by rain, Bacsinszky and Ostapenko into semi-finals

No. 30 Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland is leading 13th-seeded Kristina Mladenovic of France 6-4, 1-1 at Court Philippe Chatrier, while No. 11 Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark is leading unseeded 19-year-old Jelena Ostapenko of Latvia 6-4, 2-5 at Court Suzanne Lenglen.

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  • Gatland: All Blacks won't be too big a step up
Gatland: All Blacks won't be too big a step up

The seven-time Super Rugby champions have played an attractive brand this season on the way to winning 14-from-14 games. Farrell appreciated the difficulty of the task at Christchurch's AMI Stadium. "It only takes one moment for Crusaders to create something and show how clinical they are", he said. "We have to make sure we control things t...

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  • Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain
Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain

Costa, who caused a stir during the week when he revealed that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte messaged him and told him he was simply not in his plans next season , said " I don't know ". The fight for the place has to be fair to stay and fight, but the fight is not fair and I have to leave. If they sell me, I will look for the best choice.

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  • ICC Champions Trophy latest scoreboard and updates
ICC Champions Trophy latest scoreboard and updates

It was the third highest for the fifth wicket in all ODIs. The two sides have just a point apiece in the eight-team marquee tournament after they slumped to a comprehensive defeat by England , while their respective matches against two-time victor Australia were abandoned.

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  • Sri Lanka's Mathews set to miss Champions Trophy opener
Sri Lanka's Mathews set to miss Champions Trophy opener

In the run-up to the tournament, the Sri Lanka team's form has been far below par, especially after the shocking loss to minnows Scotland. Sri Lanka skipper and all-rounder Angelo Mathews has been forced to sit out during South Africa match , after scans revealed some days ago he´d suffered a calf strain.

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  • Cavs lead Warriors 37-33 after 1st quarter
Cavs lead Warriors 37-33 after 1st quarter

The Golden State Warriors avenged their 2016 Finals collapse with a 129-120 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 to win the 2017 championship. "Believeland is not going to give up", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said, "and we're going to keep fighting. "(We're) looking forward to going out there and having some fun (Monday).

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  • AUTO RACING: Blaney grabs 1st career win at Pocono
AUTO RACING: Blaney grabs 1st career win at Pocono

That includes rookie Erik Jones , who finished 3rd. Furniture Row Racing announced Saturday that it changed motors in the No. 78 Toyota and will have to start at the rear of the field for Sunday's race as per NASCAR rules. “Theres a time and place (to show personality). "I'll find some skill sets and talk to some fellow competitors and see how I...

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  • USA official wishes Rodman well in North Korea
USA official wishes Rodman well in North Korea

KUALA LUMPUR-The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un had $120,000 (13 million yen) in cash in his possession when he was killed at Kuala Lumpur's worldwide airport in February, triggering speculation the money was a payoff from a USA intelligence contact.

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  • Tyronn Lue doesn't buy that Cavaliers have nothing to lose
Tyronn Lue doesn't buy that Cavaliers have nothing to lose

The Cavaliers brought their A-game in Game 3, which they could have won if not for an open missed corner 3-pointer by Kyle Korver and Durant's heroics. This was the second straight Finals in which Green was at the center of controversy in Game 4. His struggle at the beginning of the series nearly looked unrecoverable and many fans thought tha...

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  • Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly
Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly

Yet England rallied rather than wilted in stoppage time as Kane , wearing the captain's armband for the first time , met a super cross from Raheem Sterling with an even better finish to grab a 2-2 draw. Scotland appeared to have secured a first victory over its fierce rival since 1999, but the Premier League leading scorer for the last t...

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  • NBA Finals Game 5: Players get feisty
NBA Finals Game 5: Players get feisty

It might have pushed some stress to the other side. Golden State got there a little differently this time around, opening up a 3-0 lead. Cleveland beat Golden State 112-97 in Game 5 last year en route to the city's first professional sports title in 52 years.

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  • Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko crowned champion
Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko crowned champion

She was hitting very strong. I was 3-0 down [in the second set] but I was fighting for every point. 'I knew she could hit that hard but I'm really surprised how she handled the two weeks, ' said the Spaniard. Winning over the famous tennis player Simona Halep will definitely become the brightest moment in Jelena's career. She didn't much care...

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  • Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title
Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

Whether it's his lightning quick dribble, supreme confidence that doesn't seem to waver or ability to score from nearly anywhere on the court, Kyrie Irving seems to be at his best when things look the bleakest for the Cleveland Cavaliers .

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  • Roland Garros to crown new women's champion following day of upsets
Roland Garros to crown new women's champion following day of upsets

Djokovic has had sets where he has struggled, but looks to be in line to win his second straight French Open and his second title at Roland Garros. Spain's Garbine Muguruza returns the ball to Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva during their third round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Friday, June 2...

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  • Manchester United lodge enormous bid for new striker
Manchester United lodge enormous bid for new striker

Jose Mourinho's agent Jorge Mendes is in Milan to open negotiations for the transfer of striker Andrea Belotti from Torino to Manchester United . Even so, Belotti could then refuse a potential deal anyways. I want to keep Belotti as he has a contract until 2021. "I think he wants to stay here with us at Torino ." he added.

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  • England beat Venezuela to win FIFA U-20 World Cup
England beat Venezuela to win FIFA U-20 World Cup

A report released by UEFA in January found that 62 percent of players in England's top tier were foreign - the highest in Europe. Calvert-Lewin only made his first appearance for Everton in the second half of last season. "We were not able to give the country the joy it wanted but people will not forget these players". England manager Ga...

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  • Andy Murray leads field for 2017 French Open semifinals
Andy Murray leads field for 2017 French Open semifinals

Cilic's US Open triumph in 2014 is one of just five Grand Slam tournaments since the 2005 Australian Open not won by Roger Federer , Rafael Nadal , Novak Djokovic or Andy Murray . She bounced back and then saved a match point in the tiebreaker. "Moves well, quick", said Murray. "Rafa is the toughest opponent ever at Roland Garros".

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