• Golden State's Steve Kerr to coach Game 2
Golden State's Steve Kerr to coach Game 2

An epic Finals would be worth the cost of a non-competitive playoffs. Catch all the action on NBA League Pass . Instead, the Finals is in danger of becoming a competitive dud. "I'm just seeing a lot of bodies", Irving said. To avoid any contact, LeBron James had to move to his left while walking toward the visitors' locker room.

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  • Keselowski not big fan of Busch's reaction on losing
Keselowski not big fan of Busch's reaction on losing

Third-place Daniel Suarez crossed the stripe 14.078 seconds behind the race victor. Rahal won the pole earlier in the day and became the seventh IndyCar driver to win the first seven races of the year. "I don't know how many times I nearly thought I was going to crash, but hung on to it and made a good day out of it". "Same thing here, we wen...

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  • Durant and Curry dominate for Game 2
Durant and Curry dominate for Game 2

Did he not want to talk about getting crossed up by Stephen Curry or the challenges of trying to keep pace with a dominant Warriors team? While James has thrived so far and had 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists to tie Magic Johnson's record with his eighth career Finals triple-double Sunday, he hasn't gotten almost enough help.

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  • Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win
Murray into French Open QF with 650th career win

Going into this year's French Open , Khachanov had never gone beyond the second round of a slam, but he is enjoying the week of his life in Paris and has taken out the ninth seed Tomas Berdych and then the 21st seed John Isner yesterday.

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  • Garbine Muguruza clashes with Roland-Garros crowd
Garbine Muguruza clashes with Roland-Garros crowd

Can she break through this time to prove all the naysayers wrong and achieve that slam trophy? "I understand (but) I just think that they should be a little bit more respectful". Mladenovic will play Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky in the quarter-final. "The atmosphere was just, yeah, amazing", Mladenovic said. Muguruza felt the crowd went too...

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  • Djokovic, Nadal, Unleash Storm in Paris
Djokovic, Nadal, Unleash Storm in Paris

Lucie Safarova, the 2015 runner-up at the French Open , could not turn around her poor clay-court form and slumped to a first-round exit at Roland Garros. In the women's draw home hope Kristina Mladenovic fought through the pain barrier with a 3-6 6-3 9-7 win over American Jennifer Brady. First round: Thomaz Bellucci (Brazil) bt Dusan Lajovic ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo haircut was to fulfil Champions League promise
Cristiano Ronaldo haircut was to fulfil Champions League promise

Cristiano Ronaldo celebrated firing Real Madrid to Champions League glory by sporting a daring new hairstyle and the Portugal captain has revealed his reason for doing so. With its third European title in four seasons, coach Zinedine Zidane has re-established Madrid as the premier team on the continent. "I need to go on holiday and rest, and come...

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  • Golden State routs Cleveland again, leads 2-0 in NBA Finals
Golden State routs Cleveland again, leads 2-0 in NBA Finals

Kerr said he decided Sunday morning that he was able to return to coaching after being sidelined by constant pain because of complications following a pair of back surgeries almost two years ago. "We play that same game in Cleveland, there's no way we win", Kerr said. The Warriors followed with a 16-4 run that included 3-pointers from Curry and Tho...

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  • Queensland red-faced after Origin drubbing
Queensland red-faced after Origin drubbing

Hayne scored a 60th minute try that ensured a record win and ran 130m. Queensland coach Kevin Walters isn't so sure but NSW coach Laurie Daley is adamant that both star players could be back to haunt the Blues as they try to wrap up there series.

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  • Thad Matta Out As Ohio State Coach After 13 Seasons
Thad Matta Out As Ohio State Coach After 13 Seasons

Smith added that he does not expect an interim coach to be named before the start of the 2017-18 season; Ohio State's assistants will continue running the program. Matta reached two Final Fours in nine NCAA Tournament appearances, won five Big Ten regular-season titles and finished with a 150-78 record. That Matta has done so much for Ohio Stat...

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  • Very close to 10 out of 10 - De Villiers lauds 'fantastic' Tahir
Very close to 10 out of 10 - De Villiers lauds 'fantastic' Tahir

To put his achievement in context: Virat Kohli, acknowledged as perhaps the most complete ODI run-maker of the century, required 162 innings; Sachin Tendulkar 234, Ricky Ponting 279, and Kumar Sangakkara 379. He played with caution after the departure of De Villiers, focusing on rebuilding the innings with David Miller (18) and eventually reached...

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  • Warriors beat Cavs 132-113, take 2-0 NBA Finals lead
Warriors beat Cavs 132-113, take 2-0 NBA Finals lead

James eventually came out with just over four minutes remaining in the game and things already out of reach. James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with the Warriors' depth.

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  • Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann rejects 'dirty' Manchester United move
Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann rejects 'dirty' Manchester United move

With my advisor Eric Olhats we have made a decision to stay. Atletico immediately described the CAS ruling as unfair and said it would cause "irreparable damage" to the club. News of Griezmann's intention not to leave this summer will certainly be greeted with approval with all connected to the club as they seek to retain the services of all th...

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  • LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors
LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors

The Cavaliers beat the Boston Celtics 135-102 to clinch the best-of-seven series 4-1. The 135 points marked the most points ever by the Cavaliers in a postseason game and they also established a new benchmark in National Basketball Association history, notching their 13th consecutive win in a close-out game.

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  • Huddersfield Town's star midfielder Aaron Mooy is keeping his options open
Huddersfield Town's star midfielder Aaron Mooy is keeping his options open

The Terriers beat Reading 4-3 in a penalty shootout after the game had finished 0-0 to book their place in the Premier League next season. Reading had taken an early lead in the shootout and looked set for promotion, until Stuart Moore missed his attempt.

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  • 5 things we learned from Game 2 of the NBA Finals
5 things we learned from Game 2 of the NBA Finals

This year's National Basketball Association playoffs have seen multiple instances of players getting fed up with reporters' questions. "It did feel good to see the ball go in", he conceded. "We made runs, cut it to four (points). couple of turnovers, couple of miscues defensively and they made us pay for it. So we just got to figure out how we ...

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  • Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ
Venus Williams out; French Open to have 1st-time Slam champ

Like Mladenovic, Muguruza too has been nursing an injury leading up to the tournament. Muguruza, 23, left her media conference briefly because she was so upset, before returning to reveal she was glad to relieve the pressure of being French Open champion.

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  • Andy Murray
Andy Murray "getting better" with each match at French Open

Murray will next play eighth-seeded Kei Nishikori , who recovered to beat Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0. Murray largely dispensed with the chuntering and lapses that accompanied his first two matches as he maintained the momentum established in beating Juan Martin del Potro with an assured display on Court Philippe Chatrier .

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  • Benintendi hits two homers as Red Sox earn split in Baltimore
Benintendi hits two homers as Red Sox earn split in Baltimore

The two walks Tillman issued in the first inning - to Andrew Benintendi two batters into the game and an ensuing walk to Mitch Moreland two batters later that loaded the bases with one out - set the stage for a two-run single by Jackie Bradley Jr .

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  • Kevin Durant posts wonderful statline in Game 2 win
Kevin Durant posts wonderful statline in Game 2 win

After watching the Warriors use a 13-2 run to help build a 102-88 lead by the end of the third quarter, the Cavaliers retained hope when they held Golden State to just one field goal in the first 2:08 of the fourth quarter. "We're a full group when he's out here". "I'm going to pull out the "Win one for the Gipper" speech", Kerr joked. They hav...

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