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The Controversy That Nobody Noticed From The 2016 NBA Finals

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In tight situations this postseason, head coach Tyronn Lue has gone back to the players he knows and trusts, even if their ceiling is lower than some of their younger, less experienced teammates. The star power is incredible, with LeBron James leading the underdog Cavs against the Warriors' foursome of Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green . Read More »

Tyronn Lue warns against counting Cavs out in Finals

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The Warriors are about to win their second straight National Basketball Association championship and their third in the last four seasons - all of them coming at the expense of the Cleveland Cavaliers , who won't have enough even if LeBron James plays to the absolute utmost of his capabilities. Read More »

Dombrowski, Cora On Decision To Remove Hanley Ramirez From Roster

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The Red Sox should have kept Hanley for the rest of the year for his bat and proven track record in the playoffs. But we're about to find out if they're a better one. Ramirez had never played the outfield before and had been injured in three of the previous four seasons. Meanwhile, the man the Sox traded to get him, Travis Shaw, has 42 home runs and 132 RBI in 193 games for the Brewers . Read More »

Oregon State Beavers earn No. 3 national seed for NCAA baseball tournament

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Fellow senior Carley Hoover entered the game for the final out of the game following Florida State's late inning comeback attempt. The hopes for an NCAA Tournament berth was a long shot. Some of those wins have had national title implications - while others have been just about good old fashion bragging rights between teams that just don't like each other. Read More »

NFL's Terrance Williams' Lamborghini Crash Pics and Video

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There was no driver inside the auto, and the cops found Mr. Williams away from the scene of the accident, on an electric bike. In a statement released by Lewis on Saturday evening, Williams said that he was driving the Lamborghini when the accident happened, after a vehicle in front of him stopped quickly. Read More »

Ivanka Trump Slams Serena Williams Seeding Snub At Roland Garros

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Apparently, 23 Grand Slam titles, celebrity status and a net worth north of $160 million still isn't enough to insulate her from the type of bias women often face when they return to work after having or adopting a baby. 'So the people will decide what seed she will get. In January, she revealed just how hard her childbirth and adjustment to motherhood was, opening the door to public discussion that many believed was long overdue. Read More »

Andre Iguodala out for Warriors-Rockets Game 5

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However, while Paul's trolling of Curry made a lot of fans laugh, the point guard has handed the Rockets a major injury blow ahead of Game 6. - What will the Rockets, who already are down to a seven-man rotation and essentially just let Paul carry them down the stretch on Thursday, do without Paul in Game 6 at Oracle Arena? The Rockets head to Oakland for Game Six on Saturday night a win away from knocking out the defending champions and advancing to the NBA Finals for the first time ... Read More »

Richie Incognito placed on involuntary psychiatric hold in Florida

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That launched an inquiry that lasted months by NFL-appointed investigator Ted Wells, who determined that Pouncey, Incognito and Jerry engaged in a pattern of abuse. I "certainly appreciate all he did for this organization and then my, as I was here last year, just one year of his career with the Buffalo Bills and what he meant to us and what he meant to me". Read More »

Iran condemns US sanctions move

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The world today does not accept America to decide for the world, as countries are independent ... that era is over ... The Korea sanctions were possible in part because the continued provocations by Pyongyang - most notably the testing of nuclear bombs - defied years of United Nations Security Council resolutions. Read More »

Sebastian Vettel's struggles continue with 4th place at Spanish GP

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Most teams took the opportunity to give their reserve driver sthe chance to shine, with the likes of Lando Norris ( McLaren ) and Jake Dennis ( Red Bull ) racking up 80 and 75 laps each. I think overall it's definitely been a slight step forward". Hamilton pulled away early and was able to comfortably control the pace of the race through to the end, finishing more than 20 seconds ahead of his teammate. Read More »

LeBron James Told the Raptors How to Run Plays During Game

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The former notably hit the decisive three-pointer. As a result of knowing what they were supposed to do, the Cavs demolished the Raptors in four games, winning by an average of 15 points a game. I've never seen a change in a player. "And he really wanted that". He wanted a chance to do it on a good team. "And it wasn't about being 'The Man, ' it's 'How good can I be?' 'What am I capable of?'" What am I capable of? "It's just trying to save pockets of energy throughout, especially the ... Read More »

England Include Danny Cipriani In 34-Man South Africa Tour Squad

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Danny Cipriani has returned to the England fold after an absence of almost three years. Danny Cipriani has been recalled to the England squad to tour South Africa next month three years after his last appearance, while New Zealand-based backrower Brad Shields was also included for the three-test tour. Read More »

Gardner, Judge rally Yanks past Sox

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RANGERS 5, TIGERS 4, 10 inn .: In Arlington, Texas, Nomar Mazara led off the 10th inning with his second homer of the game, giving Texas a 5-4 victory over Detroit and its first winning home series this season. The Red Sox, which at one point led the Yankees by 7.5 games, sit one game behind at 25-11. The 17-1 mark over their past 18 games matches the Yankees' best 18-game run since 1953, when they put together a 21-1 stretch. Read More »

McIlroy keen to improve at 'fifth major'

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It was already a big tournament, but putting it after the Masters and before the U.S. Open made for nice symmetry with each month from April to August featuring a signature event . The course - TPC Sawgrass - is a 7,125-yard Par 72 with lush rough, Bermuda greens, and a blockbuster final stretch. I'm looking forward to playing with both of them. Read More »

Capitals Oust Penguins In Overtime Thriller

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I said before the playoffs started that this might be the year the Caps would do something, because not much was expected of them. It could have been Barry Trotz after Washington defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins by the same score Monday on Evgeny Kuznetsov's overtime victor in Game 6 to end a 20-year drought between trips to the conference finals. Read More »

Woman wins $1.7 million on $25 Kentucky Derby bet

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Hall of Fame jockey Mike Smith, who was riding his second Derby victor and his first since winning with Giacomo in 2005, said his mount has "unbelievable talent". "Wow, I don't have the words to describe what makes this horse so special". Chad Brown, the trainer of Good Magic, said after the race that he would not take his horse to the Preakness. Read More »

Bellew Says He Begged Haye To Stop Fighting, Retire Now

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But some felt the outcome was stained due to Haye suffering a severe Achilles injury in the sixth round. Haye was forced to pull out of fights against Manuel Charr and Tyson Fury due to injury and underwent shoulder reconstruction surgery in November 2013 that had prompted his first retirement. Read More »

Major League Baseball players pay tribute to Albert Pujols after his 3000th hit

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Even the two-run single Pujols later added for career hit No. 3,001, passing Pirates legend Roberto Clemente. The 38-year-old Pujols almost got the mark in the first inning, but his hard liner was right at shortstop Jean Segura. Louis Cardinals , the club he broke into the majors with at 21 years old and earned National League rookie of the year. One of the most impressive aspects of Pujols' career is that he has never struck out 100 times in a season. Read More »

LeBron James set a record. "Cleveland" won

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The answer: zero... until last night, when LeBron James would torture the Toronto Raptors once again. Cleveland was without a handful of injured players as well as Coach Tyronn Lue (illness). The Raptors lost both playoff games in Cleveland previous year and all three in 2016 - none of the five were close . "We've been in tough situations before". Read More »

Tiger makes late birdie to sit on Quail Hollow cutline

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Despite issues with guaging his putts, Woods has enjoyed a brilliant return to the sport over recent months. Woods bogeyed two and birdied one on the back nine to finish at even par on the day. "But you got to put it behind and move on to the next one and hit the next shot with just as much commitment and I did that all day and unfortunately I didn't make anything until the last hole". Read More »

Klay Thompson drains four threes in Warriors' Game 1 win

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Kerr called it "very likely" the two-time MVP would play in Game 2 of the best-of-seven series Tuesday night at Oracle Arena. However, Curry is itching to play as soon as possible, and no one would really argue if he did suit up for Game 2, but logistically, it does seem to make more sense for him to sit out Game 2 if the team can keep playing at the level they exhibited in Game 1. Read More »

Penn State S Marcus Allen selected by Steelers in 2018 NFL Draft

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They are hoping for extreme value in their seventh round pick, who used to be a starter for the 2018 National Champions and was highly touted out of high school. Rudolph was the sixth QB selected in the 2018 draft. A native of Rock Hill, South Carolina, Rudolph is the winningest quarterback in OSU history. Read More »

Caster Semenya: IAAF rules to limit testosterone levels for female runners

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Semenya fans didn't take the new rules kindly, criticizing the IAAF's decision. Semenya now faces taking daily medication or start racing for South Africa at 5,000 meters. These new rules are similar to the infamous apartheid Sobukwe Clause used to keep Robert Sobukwe under incarceration, without trial, for as long as the government wished it. Read More »

Chiefs select defensive lineman in second round of NFL Draft

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Kansas City could still use help at cornerback, so general manager Brett Veach may not be done with that side of the ball. Twelve of those came in his final game as Ole Miss won the Egg Bowl. Each year, it seems like each draft tries to one-up each other in surprising picks and trades. In previous seasons, Nnadi showed the ability to get after the passer a bit more , so perhaps the Chiefs like what they see overall in his body of work in terms of getting a disruptor. Read More »