• Cavaliers ruin Golden State's flawless postseason with historic Game 4
Cavaliers ruin Golden State's flawless postseason with historic Game 4

Irving finished with 40 points going 15-27 from the field and seven threes. It had been a breath-taking breeze for 15 fantastic games for Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant & Co. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) argues with Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the second half of Game 4 of basketball's NBA Finals i...

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  • LeBron, Cavs end Warriors flawless postseason run in Game 4
LeBron, Cavs end Warriors flawless postseason run in Game 4

The 154 combined points were also an NBA Finals record for a single half. A year ago the Cavs trailed 3-1 before rallying to win the first title in Cleveland's history. He said they are going to come out as a confident group, play hard and give themselves a chance in Game 4. The game got chippy in the third quarter as James and Durant rece...

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  • Cavs Halt Warriors Postseason Streak, Bring NBA Finals To 3-1
Cavs Halt Warriors Postseason Streak, Bring NBA Finals To 3-1

Game 4 might have been the dumbest thing that has ever happened on an NBA Finals hardwood. NOTES: LeBron James said his mother, Gloria, did not want him to return to Cleveland and play for the Cavaliers in 2014, according to cleveland.com.

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  • Latvian Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open
Latvian Ostapenko stuns Halep to win French Open

I know that she can play her best tennis. "I've been sick in the stomach with emotion", Halep said. Two years later, in 2009, she would win the Open 10-12 in the 12-year-old category, at the Tennis Club de Boulogne Billancourt, a stone's throw from Roland Garros , joining Amelie Mauresmo and Justine Henin on the list of winners.

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  • Ferraris (Vettel, Raikkonen) fastest in Canadian GP practice
Ferraris (Vettel, Raikkonen) fastest in Canadian GP practice

But the 32-year-old responded in meteoric fashion to stamp his mark on pole and join Senna in second on the all-time list. Alonso and team-mate Stoffel Vandoorne, 16th in the order, have been the slowest in a straight line for much of the weekend, and it is unsure how much longer McLaren will be prepared to stick it out with their beleaguered eng...

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  • Osuigwe wins all-American girls' final in Paris
Osuigwe wins all-American girls' final in Paris

Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko celebrates her win over Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland during their semifinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Thursday, June 8, 2017 in Paris. 3 seed Halep at the pre-game conference on Friday. Halep was unbowed, though, and hit back instantly as Ostapenko thrashed a forehand...

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  • Green's mom reacts to chippy NBA Finals Game 4
Green's mom reacts to chippy NBA Finals Game 4

Kyrie Irving scored 24 points in the opener and Love had a big day in Game 2, but starters Tristan Thompson and J.R. Smith have been almost invisible and the bench has offered little help. With 41 seconds left, Durant tripled in front of James for Golden State's go-ahead 114-113 lead. Kevin Durant finished with 35 points for Golden State ...

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  • LeBron, Cavs end Warriors perfect post-season run in Game 4
LeBron, Cavs end Warriors perfect post-season run in Game 4

The loss ensured the Warriors will not become the first team in National Basketball Association history to sweep the postseason. They were great in their time, we're great in our time. However... Cleveland's iron grip over the flow of the game was not something they earned completely on their own. "I don't think there was any concer...

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  • Cleveland's 49 points in the first quarter were an NBA Finals record
Cleveland's 49 points in the first quarter were an NBA Finals record

The Cleveland Cavaliers trail the Golden State Warriors 3-0 in the best-of-7 NBA Finals , and thing didn't look great coming into Friday night. Said Goble: "After calling the loose-ball foul on Draymond Green (in the first quarter), I noticed the reaction by Coach Kerr and then assessed a technical foul".

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  • Unseeded Ostapenko upsets Halep to capture French Open title
Unseeded Ostapenko upsets Halep to capture French Open title

Ostapenko , ranked only 47th and just two days past her 20th birthday, became one of the most unlikely Grand Slam champions in tennis history. "You have just got to hang in there and hope she misses enough balls to give you enough chances".

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors
Cleveland Cavaliers vs Golden State Warriors

The Cavaliers , who beat the Warriors in a decisive seventh game previous year after trailing 3-1, are now trying to become the first National Basketball Association team to rally back from a 3-0 series deficit. And we felt if we played our basketball and make shots and play our brand of basketball, that we could win. "We knew how good he wa...

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  • England v Australia ICC Champions Trophy
England v Australia ICC Champions Trophy

None of the lower order batsmen could contribute to the scorecard and the continuous loss of wickets reduced the Aussies to only 277. England seized control, taking the next four wickets for nine runs off 20 balls as Wood finished with career-best ODI figures of 4-33 and legspinner Adil Rashid claimed 4-41.

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  • Kyrie Irving: Warriors' 'chatter' gave Cavs 'extra motivation' in Game 4
Kyrie Irving: Warriors' 'chatter' gave Cavs 'extra motivation' in Game 4

The Warriors had swept their first three series and were 48 minutes away from a party they've been planning for a year. "They've got us where they want us", said LeBron, who admitted he was "stressed" from so many must-win games against Golden State.

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  • Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final
Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final

The 2017 final match ultimately came down to composure, and the win went to the kid who could hold it together, an unlikely description of the average unranked 20-year-old. On Court Philippe Chatrier, it did not matter that in the second set, second seed Pliskova sprayed the court with finely-angled forehands to send her chasing.

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  • Kimi Raikkonen tops practice at Canadian Grand Prix
Kimi Raikkonen tops practice at Canadian Grand Prix

Alonso, who skipped the Monaco Grand Prix to race in the Indianapolis 500, has quickly discovered that little progress has been made at McLaren in his absence, leaving with a slim hope that his team can score their first points of the season.

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  • West Ham interested in signing £17M-rated Chelsea starlet
West Ham interested in signing £17M-rated Chelsea starlet

West Ham are reportedly keen on the idea of signing Chelsea forward Bertrand Traore who impressed during his loan spell with Ajax last season. And according to the Mirror , Traore's £17 million valuation won't stop the Hammers from making an approach, but West Ham would also take the 21-year-old on loan.

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  • Penguins crush Predators 6-0
Penguins crush Predators 6-0

The series heads back to Nashville on Saturday night for Game 6, in which the Penguins can clinch their second straight Stanley Cup title. Simple answers, the kind that put team ahead of self, have been staples for Sidney Crosby in his 12 National Hockey League seasons.

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  • Manchester United's bid for Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata rejected
Manchester United's bid for Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata rejected

Although a deal for Morata may not prove straightforward. The 35-year-old has been offered the chance to complete his rehabilitation at the club. There are strong indications that United may go in pursuit of Torino's Andrea Belotti should they fail to agree the Morata deal with Real Madrid .

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  • Predators searching for way to shut down Penguins
Predators searching for way to shut down Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) stops a shot against Nashville Predators left wing Pontus Aberg (46), of Sweden, during the period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final Monday, June 5, 2017 in Nashville, Tenn .

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  • Preds Fall To Penguins, 6-0
Preds Fall To Penguins, 6-0

Backup Juuse Saros didn't do much better, and ended up allowing three more in relief. The best-of-seven series is tied 2-2. Anything can happen in a Game 7, so Pittsburgh needs to close it out in Nashville. Crosby, on the game's first shift, carried the puck over the blue line and bulled his way through strong Nashville defensive pair Roman Jo...

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