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LeBron James overtakes Michael Jordan as Cavaliers reach NBA finals again

Acting Golden State coach Mike Brown , asked about Cavs coach Tyronn Lue's comment that the Celtics are "harder" to defend that the Warrior...

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Andy Murray needs to work more with Ivan Lendl, says Boris Becker

It's the 47-year-old's debut into professional coaching, following in the footsteps of fellow legends Michael Chang, Ivan Lendl, Boris Becker an...

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Djokovic can tap into Agassi's brilliant mind, says McEnroe

The Briton usurped Novak Djokovic to become world number one for the first time at the end of a year ago, but approaches the French Open n...

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Lewis Hamilton faster than ever in first Monaco Grand Prix practice

The first two free practice sessions traditionally take place on Thursday in Monaco , with Friday a day off in terms of track running for the F...

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Irving's 42, LeBron's 34 pushes Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

When are The Finals? It's also why Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said that his team must keep all thoughts of being on the cusp of a return to the...

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Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Irving was moving around and putting up shots during the Cavs' morning shootaround. The Game 3 hero went from a career-high 27 points on 7-o...

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Bradley hits last-second shot, Celtics stun Cavs 111-108

The Cleveland Cavaliers had a 21 point lead, but they blew it, according to ESPN. For the Cavaliers , a loss like this is a red flag - they...

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Arsenal face defensive crisis ahead of final

However, Ferguson - who rivalled Wenger in the top-flight during his storied career with Manchester United - says that the events of this seas...

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NHL Ducks, Penguins win to advance to conference finals

The Anaheim Ducks have beaten the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 to advance to the NHL's Western Conference finals for the second time in three y...

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Avery Bradley hits last-second shot, Celtics stun Cavs in Game 3

Just as he did in Game 3. They were unstoppable through the postseason. So with that as the backdrop, knowing full well that no one outside of...

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Zidane: 'Real Madrid not favourites in Champions League final'

Atletico, the third force in Spanish soccer behind Madrid and Barcelona, was trying to win its first title and avenge the heartbreaking losses...

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Cleveland Cavaliers, LeBron James Set Records In Game 2 Against The Celtics

Even if guard Isaiah Thomas had returned to Game 2 with his hip strain, or if he does play Sunday in the third game of this lopsided Eastern Con...

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Xabi Alonso to play last game of his career today

Germany's 2014 World Cup-winning captain, 33, makes his 517th and final appearance for the champions against Freiburg on Saturday (14:30 BST). ...

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Westbrook, Harden, Leonard finalists for NBA MVP

While James Harden's season has been over for about a week, the award season is just starting for "The Beard". Davis made the All-NBA First ...

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Draisaitl helps Oilers rout Ducks 7-1 to force Game 7

Though the Oilers are in the postseason since 2006, they're in a familiar situation. In 1994, with the Rangers trailing in the Eastern Conferenc...

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Cavaliers-Celtics: 3 Adjustments To Watch For In Game 2

It didn't go well: The Celtics were outscored by 20 points when Thomas was on the floor. After Boston had apparently gotten their deficit un...

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Conor McGregor applies for Nevada boxing license

White said they still have a long way to go. Now, UFC President Dana White is off to negotiate with Team Mayweather on the terms of the ...

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Mauricio Pochettino issues warning to Manchester United and Chelsea

But unfortunately for the north Londoners, who have won 11 of their last 12 league games, champions Chelsea have been even more consistent. ...

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Hamilton enjoying the intensity of duel with Vettel

On a number of occasions during Sunday's Grand Prix, it appeared that Lewis Hamilton was nearly breathless. Hamilton won by a healthy 3.49 s...

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Predators advance, Oilers force Game 7

In a story May 1 about a bet between the Nashville and St. Louis mayors over the Predators-Blues playoff series, The Associated Press misspell...

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Big man leads Celtics to big win in series decider

Celtics center Kelly Olynyk was the unsung hero of the night, finishing the night with 26 points, five rebounds and four assists. The Celtic...

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Players Championship: Ian Poulter seizes second chance as Kim joins exclusive club

Kim was almost flawless Sunday on the TPC Sawgrass, closing with a 3-under 69 with no bogeys on his card for a three-shot victory in golf's bigg...

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Ryan, Senators shock Penguins in Game 1 of East final

A string of unexpected players can suddenly emerge in the spotlight of postseason overtime to lead a team to one nail-biting victory after anoth...

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Struggling Mariners try to salvage series finale vs. Jays

Bautista answered in the bottom half with a blast just inside the left-field pole. Diaz (1-2) hadn't pitched since Tuesday but said he "was ...

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