• NBA Finals, Game 3: Warriors 118, Cavaliers 113 (final)
NBA Finals, Game 3: Warriors 118, Cavaliers 113 (final)

The Cleveland Cavaliers watched a six-point lead disappear in the final three minutes, a slide that proved to be fatal as they dropped a 118-113 decision to the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night at Quicken Loans Arena.

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  • Daly eyes unexpected Lions Test spot
Daly eyes unexpected Lions Test spot

The first-choice hooker has been battling headaches and a calf issue for several months but was named in the All Blacks squad to face the Lions on the outside chance he could play the third Test . "The selection meeting will be with all the coaches". That's exactly what will happen tomorrow. Gatland has called on officials to police perceived ...

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia
Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

Ronaldo had earlier teed up Ricardo Quaresma for the opener, with Javier Hernandez's equaliser leading to a tight second half before a hectic finish. "I expect a really good game with incredible spirit from our team". Pepe scored a rebound after Ronaldo hit the crossbar in the 20th minute, but VAR determined that Pepe was offside on the init...

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  • US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient
US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient

Open record 9-under round on Saturday, capped by an eagle on the 18th hole. American Brooks Koepka with the US Open trophy. I'm not a big fan of losing, I don't think anyone out here is. The reasons behind the lowest final round TV ratings for a US Open in almost 30 years. And he played his college golf at Florida State, where he was a three-tim...

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  • Chauncey Billups interviews for Cavaliers' vacant GM position
Chauncey Billups interviews for Cavaliers' vacant GM position

It's uncertain who will make those decisions as the draft National Basketball Association approaches now that Griffin is out of the picture. I don't know how much we may be over the luxury tax or if we have a trade exception here or how that's going to work there or how many days we got to do this.

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  • FIFA warns Mexico over
FIFA warns Mexico over "insulting" chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

There could be no argument with the decisions taken in the game between Portugal and Mexico in Kazan, and Cameroon and Chile in Moscow, and for that reason alone the video assistant review (VAR) could be ruled a first success. Video reviews led to uncertainty and confusion but ultimately correct decisions as football came to grips with the tech...

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  • Trade 'good deal' for Celtics, 76ers
Trade 'good deal' for Celtics, 76ers

Ainge added, "We'll get a player we like in addition to further assets". The 76ers make an aggressive move that promises to land them the top player in the draft. Regardless of what moves they eventually decide to make, the trade between Boston and Philly will certainly solidify a long-standing rivalry to return back to its competitive days.

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  • 76ers acquire top pick
76ers acquire top pick

The Sixers are reportedly going after University of Washington point guard Markelle Fultz , who has drawn comparisons to All-Star Russell Westbrook . The Celtics and 76ers had agreed on the parameters of a deal on Saturday night after Philadelphia held a workout with Fultz , who will become the fourth No 1 overall pick in franchise history...

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  • Fans troll Virat Kohli at the boundary
Fans troll Virat Kohli at the boundary

Chasing a challenging total of 339 runs, India was bowled out for 158 runs in 33.3 overs. Pakistan won the final, defeating India by 180 runs. Fifteen people have been arrested in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh for allegedly shouting "anti-India and pro-Pakistan" slogans during the Champions Trophy cricket final.

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  • Pakistan players turning instant millionaires after Champions Trophy win
Pakistan players turning instant millionaires after Champions Trophy win

And Arthur believes the triumph would serve as a catalyst in reviving worldwide cricket in Pakistan. South Asian neighbours India and Pakistan have a history of hostile relations - and have a famous rivalry on the cricket pitch as well.

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  • India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan's cricket victory
India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan's cricket victory

Sarfaraz waved the trophy from the balcony of his house as he was showered with rose petals, much to the delight of his fans who were chanting "Pakistan Zindabad". But Pakistan batsman Hafeez said his teammates vowed to stick together despite the avalanche of criticism and they reaped the rewards in memorable fashion on Sunday.

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  • Swansea hope to sign teenage striker Tammy Abraham on loan
Swansea hope to sign teenage striker Tammy Abraham on loan

It should be a ideal move for Abraham, who will play under former Chelsea man Paul Clement in Wales. "I know Paul has spoken to John and his agent", The Mirror quotes Jenkins as saying. " We've not had any firm bids and if we ever get any firm bids then we will deal with them in the proper way ", Jenkins told British media. He added: "Llo...

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  • NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas
NHL awards, expansion draft colliding in Vegas

In fact, Boselli, McDaniel, and Anderson never played after the 2001 season. It is the capstone on the season. The Armory is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. At first glance, Methot - who turns 32 on Wednesday - might not fit what the Leafs are building toward in age or salary (two seasons remaining at $4.9 million).

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  • All Blacks great Colin Meads impressed by British and Irish Lions rally
All Blacks great Colin Meads impressed by British and Irish Lions rally

The six call-ups to the Lions squad last weekend, the Welsh quartet of Kristian Dacey, Tom Francis, Cory Hill and Gareth Davies, are all involved among the replacements along with the Scottish duo of Allan Dell and Finn Russell. Peter O'Mahony, Sean O'Brien and Taulupe Faletau have excelled as a back-row combination, but Cardiff star Warburton ...

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  • Mauritania Airlines orders one Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane
Mauritania Airlines orders one Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane

U.S. lessor Air Lease has signed a memorandum of understanding for another 12 Boeing 737 Max aircraft. "Adding the 737 MAX 10 gives our customers the most flexibility in the market, providing their fleets the range capability, fuel efficiency and unsurpassed reliability that the 737 MAX family is widely known for".

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  • A look back at the Confederations cup first round games
A look back at the Confederations cup first round games

Cristiano Ronaldo , coming off a tumultuous week off the field, had set up Ricardo Quaresma's opening goal for Portugal , and Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez hit Mexico's equalizer just before halftime. But weak defending enabled Russia's Fedor Smolov to slip past the New Zealand support and also faucet in a low cross by group friend Alexand...

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  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo, accused of evading 14.7 million euro ($16.5m) in tax, has been summoned to appear before a judge in Spain , according to reports in AFP . Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing, and Madrid issued a statement last week saying it believed the player was innocent. There's been speculations also in some quarte...

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  • Chelsea ready to spend £200m on new signings this summer
Chelsea ready to spend £200m on new signings this summer

Costa has made no secret of his desire to go back to his former side. The 28-year-old is desperate to sort his future out before Chelsea's players reconvene for pre-season training in July for fear of being left out in the cold by the Blues and, potentially, Spain's squad for next summer's World Cup in Russian Federation.

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  • Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo before judge
Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo before judge

Meanwhile, as fans and the rest of the soccer world are rattled by this rumored monumental transfer, Ronaldo appears to be focused on what he now has at hand - winning the Confederations Cup for his homeland Portugal's national team. The state prosecutor based the accusations on information provided by Spain's Tax Office, which indicate that Mourin...

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  • José Mourinho accused of tax fraud by Spanish authorities
José Mourinho accused of tax fraud by Spanish authorities

A statement from the Attorney General's Office confirmed to Press Association Sport that the Madrid Prosecutor's Office had lodged the papers, relating to 2011 and 2012, with the municipal court. Ronaldo has helped Real win the UEFA Champions League thrice, scoring twice in last month's final. The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening...

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