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by | May 30, 2017 | 10:21

Golden State's bench has changed over the last three years, but the constants of its second unit have always been those two. By the end of three quarters Cleveland led 109-74, and the Cavs' 75 first-half points were the most in an National Basketball Association playoff game since 2003, and the most ever scored by the Cavaliers .

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:43

Earlier, former world No.1 Day shot a two-under par 68 final round to tie with Horschel (69) at 12-under despite some patchy golf. That miss by Day nearly wasn't even needed for Horschel, whose 18-foot birdie chance was rolling straight toward the center of the cup before stopping just short.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:02

Rescuers continued to pull out more bodies under enormous mudslides on Sunday, and Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne said 111 people were still missing. Over 400,000 people were affected by the severe rains and strong winds and over 100,000 people were relocated to 304 safe locations set up across the country.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:34

United was the 2-0 victor, bringing home the prestigious trophy and, ever so briefly, providing a small lift. "We talked about it, and in the media there was a lot going on, so obviously both sides were affected". Manchester United players came to play in this match with black badge. But he fielded the youngest team ever to start a major European final, so he acknowledged: "For all the players, this was the first final".

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:03

In this January 18, 2016, file photo, Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry (30) knocks the ball loose from Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Cleveland . The Warriors won the 2015 championship by clinching in Game 6 in Cleveland . Visions of him dominating the court in last summer's Finals are still fresh in the heads of many.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:49

James referred to the Warriors as only "that juggernaut" and "a beast" following Thursday's Game 5 in at Boston, a night in which he passed Michael Jordan as the career post-season scoring leader. After Curry's turnover, his team scored just one basket-a layup by Thompson-for the remainder of the game . Klay Thompson , Golden State: After compiling a 17.4 PER during the regular season, Thompson enters the Finals with a postseason PER of 8.4 in 413 minutes.

by | May 30, 2017 | 10:05

John Terry celebrated his fifth Premier League crown on Monday night as champions Chelsea delivered a thrilling title homecoming against Watford . "Antonio Conte and his squad, who will contest the FA Cup final the day before the parade, will be accompanied on the route by the academy, which has enjoyed another unprecedented year of success".

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:49

After basically breezing through the regular season, even despite Durant missing a good part of the final stretch run, the Warriors fortune and dominance continued through this year's playoffs. From the opening tip, the Spurs unleashed their own offensive attack on the Warriors and built a 23 point lead at one point in the first half. Many thought Kerr had been improving as he's traveled with the team to San Antonio , but he's not improved to the point where he feels comfortable ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:42

Against all expectations, the centre-back emerged as the towering foundation of Arsenal's 2-1 triumph. Asked if delivering the FA Cup would be a ideal way to say goodbye having been at the club for almost 21 years, Wenger replied: "There is no flawless way".

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:53

We know what LeBron James is capable of, we know what Kyrie Irving is capable of and we know what this team is capable of. "Even to make it this far is an accomplishment for us, but we understand we're not satisfied with it", Irving said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:06

The team did x-rays on Trout after the game, and it revealed he sprained his left thumb after jamming it on second base. Needless to say, Trout is protecting his title of the best in the game. Louis. Trout, who owns the 32nd-biggest contract in history, leads the American League with a.342 batting average and knocked the Angels out of a three-game slide with Saturday's blast to bring them back to.500 at 26-26.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:17

Pittsburgh started the game strongly with Evgeni Malkin , Conor Sheary and Bonino all scoring in the first before Ryan Ellis broke through for Nashville in the second to make it 3-1. All the guys from "Smashville" have to show for it is their first deficit of the playoffs on a night a fan threw a catfish onto the ice to try and give the Predators a taste of home .

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:07

Before this year, the earliest exits suffered by a top seed in Paris came in the second round - Justine Henin in 2004 and Serena Williams in 2014. Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic returns the ball to Julia Boserup , of the U.S, in their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sunday, May 28, 2017 in Paris .

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:16

He has been sidelined since the Portland series and did not travel to Utah for Games 3 and 4 of Golden State's second-round series with the Jazz. Credit Kerr publicly, then puff up your own contributions during the job interview. And now, as the Warriors prepare to start the NBA Finals , they find themselves not only wondering if their coach will be leading them into action, but worrying about his long-term health.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:55

He powered by defending race victor Alexander Rossi to take the lead on Lap 37, completing a textbook maneuver that gave no indication the man behind the wheel of the No. "I'm really happy to be here". But my manager said, "Come on, you've got five minutes to go for the interview.' OK, so now it's real". It's going to be huge.

by | May 30, 2017 | 09:12

We're not using that as an excuse. From there? The Mavericks did a great job on him, while the Heat never figured out who to play on during crunch time. Their opponent is also a team that they are familiar with, the Golden State Warriors , according to ESPN . "They've been super-impressive", Love said.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:56

Arsenal went on to win the final 2-1, with Ramsey netting the victor after Diego Costa had equalised, but not before Chelsea's Twitter account had their say on the controversial incident. "He's on a fast plane to Istanbul tomorrow, probably, so I find it very unusual [that he started the FA Cup final]". For once, this was a day when so much went right for Wenger, even with a patched-up injury-depleted defense featuring captain Per Mertesacker making his first start in more than a year.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:38

Before embarking on their final preparations for the Champions League final , the Real Madrid players have been enjoying a couple of days off to recharge their batteries. "Negativity breeds negativity and positivity breeds positivity", he said. Look at it like this: Juventus have played in eight finals, not lost six of them.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:31

Unsurprisingly, Wenger is anxious about publicly discussing whether he expects the north London club to offer a new contract. "My agent speaking after I dont know. I said last week this team will be in the championship with one or two good buys. I have nothing against Antonio, he has done a fantastic job. I accept to be criticised and I accept people don't agree with me.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:31

His impact over the next two to three weeks will be even greater when he's tasked with guarding LeBron James , a matchup that will keep the National Basketball Association world on its toes as the Golden State-Cleveland trilogy comes to a head.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:19

Despite Chelsea being clear favourites to win yesterday's FA Cup final, Arsene Wenger's Arsenal pulled out their performance of the season to win the trophy for a record thirteenth time. By the time that Conte made his first change, bringing on Cesc Fabregas for Nemaja Matic, on 61 minutes, the game was fast drifting away from Chelsea .

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:51

James says he feels "very good" about his squad's chances against the Golden State Warriors . INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP ) — Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. "He's competitive", Love said of Green . "Want the Warriors? Like 'Bron said in his postgame presser, they've been right at the top, best team in the league for three years straight now".

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:25

Kerr, 51, travelled with the Warriors for the final two games of the Western Conference Finals in San Antonio . After the Boston Celtics were eliminated in the Eastern Conference Finals , questions were raised about their lack of dependable superstars on their lineup, which was clearly the case when the No.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:23

Djokovic, who completed a career Grand Slam in Paris previous year but has been struggling with form and confidence since, is also set to play on the showcase court. "I see Venus here, and I say, "Wow", this is a big example for everybody". LAST YEAR: Djokovic became the first man in almost a half-century to win four consecutive major tennis championships, completing a career Grand Slam, by beating Andy Murray 3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:47

James bounced back with the type of dominant night that typified his production during the Cavs' 10-0 start to the playoffs and more than made up for his 11-point clunker Sunday. Cleveland missed 13 of the 19 shots it attempted in the first quarter but finished hitting 38 of its final 55 attempts (69.1 percent). Kevin Love's scoring and rebounding averages through the first four games of the Eastern Conference Finals - shooting.508 from the floor, .556 from beyond the arc and.857 from the ...

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:49

Thursday's game will the the third time in a row that the Cavs have faced the Golden State Warrriors in the NBA Finals . "Once we get to Game 1 , that might be a good time to make a decision one way or the other", Kerr said, adding that "no matter what" he will be traveling with the team to Cleveland.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:42

With eight-time Grand Slam champion Agassi making a fast exit from the stands at the conclusion of the match , Djokovic heaped praise on his new coach. The fourth seed is to meet Estonia's Anett Kontaveit for a place in round 3. "But I wouldn't say that the younger players, they didn't make it". New inspiration , someone that knows exactly what I'm going through on the court, off the court.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:17

There was no hiccup on court Suzanne Lenglen for Rafael Nadal , who started his bid to win a 10th title at Roland Garros with a 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 defeat of Benoit Paire . The Serb's dropshot barely cleared the net before Granollers went around the net pole to scoop a shot just inside of the sideline that drew a fitting high five at the net between the two players.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:59

Hamilton remarked that " Vettel is Ferrari's number one " who could manage to finish 7th after a hard race which saw him start at 13th from the grid. "I would like to think that at the end of the season those points are going to be valuable". This stance was a reflection of their drivers' actions in the Bahrain race two weeks earlier, when Hamilton's hopes of victory were hampered by being stuck behind team-mate Valtteri Bottas while the Finn was struggling for pace.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:42

Kerber lost convincingly to Ekaterina Makarova , 6-2, 6-2 and is now out of the French Open . Kerber was not in this at all. Mixing winners and unforced errors in nearly equal measure, Kvitova had three break points to go 4-0 up but Boserup saw them off, although she could not fully overturn the advantage.

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:51

Aaron Mooy then levelled the shoot-out at 3-3 before Jordan Obita saw his nervy effort saved by Danny Ward, leaving Huddersfield one spot-kick away from glory. Here, ESPN tells you everything you need to know ahead of kick-off. Reading have lost on penalties and that's really cruel. I'm never going to live it down, I put them in the bottom three in my predictions [for Sky Sports], but they've been absolutely magnificent.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:38

Town chairman Dean Hoyle said: "This is so emotional". "I know a lot of the pundits wrote us off". "Happy" was quite the understatement, especially given the release of emotion after Christopher Schindler's winning penalty and an unbearable tense 0-0 draw.

by | May 30, 2017 | 08:36

He's one of the most risky guys we have in the world already. "We're hoping that over the next week or two, whatever it is, that I can sort of make a definitive realization, or deduction, or just feel it, that I'm going to do this or I'm not".

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:18

The former champions struggled all weekend and now Ferrari might have made a clear move to install Vettel as "number 1'". But it was shrouded in controversy. With the drivers trundling behind the safety auto, tire temperatures dropped dramatically and some could not cope. Lewis Hamilton has said he is determined to solve the problems that have stymied his bid for a fourth Formula One world championship after a hard weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix .

by | May 30, 2017 | 07:08

The foiling conditions helped keep Land Rover BAR afloat, at the end of the race the team foiled into Bermuda's Historic Dockyard to a waiting crane, with the whole team furiously bailing to keep R1 afloat. Emirates Team New Zealand stretched their lead to 8-1, needing only one more win. With days to go, Emirates Team New Zealand is now back on the water after a collision with Land Rover...