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Nurkic to start for Portland in Game 3 against the Warriors

Head coach Steve Kerr will also be out due to an illness, with assistant Mike Brown to lead the Warriors. Stephen Curry scored 14 of his 34 points in the four...


Mary Keitany breaks record with third London Marathon win

Keitany beat Ethiopia's Tirunesh Dibaba, who finished second, after Dibaba began to struggle on the Embankment, even stopping at one point as she appeared to...


Chelsea's Kante wins PFA player of the year award

The victor will be announced this evening at the PFA's award ceremony in London. Kante's emergence as the top choice was never in doubt as many had already ...


Serena Williams announces she's pregnant with first baby in cute photo

Serena Williams posts on Snapchat "20 weeks". She later deleted it, and a congratulatory tweet from the Women's Tennis Association was also removed. Set to...


Rafael Nadal lands record 10th Monte-Carlo title

Monte Carlo Masters is the 70th career title for the Rafael Nadal. Who knows if Nadal would have rebounded or if Goffin would walked away the victor, building o...


Sharapova's 1st opponent opposes wild cards after doping ban

Max Eisenbud reacted angrily after world number eight Agnieszka Radwańska of Poland said she believes Sharapova should not receive wildcard entries for the next...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic out for rest of season with knee injury

They have to be strong. "We knew their weaknesses and strengths and we tried to play to that as best as we could", he said. Manchester United striker Zlatan...


Klitschko looks beyond Joshua fight, has no plans to retire

A crowd of 90,000, a post-war record for a fight in the United Kingdom, is to attend what is by some distance the biggest and most hard match-up of his career, ...


Messi hits Barca 500 with last gasp El Clasico winner

Messi now has 16 El Clasico goals in LaLiga, having previously shared the 14-goal record with former Real great Alfredo Di Stefano. Please Wait while commen...


James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

Given his history with last-minute shots, the outcome may not have been any different. Assistant Mike Brown took over and the Warriors overcame a 17-point first...


Paul Millsap: Wizards playing MMA in Game 1 win

He shot a dismal four of 18 in the fourth quarter. The Washington Wizards' best players combined for their best game and came through when it was most needed ...


Raptors top Bucks in Game 2 duel to tie series

The Toronto Raptors evened their best-of-seven series with the Milwaukee Bucks at a game apiece, pulling out a 106-100 game two victory on Tuesday night at Ai...


Warren Sapp doesn't think Myles Garrett should be the top pick

Sapp continued and questioned Garrett's love for the game. Sapp also explained he believes Garrett is getting all of this hype because of his measurables, not...


Masters-style green jacket bought for $5 sells for $139K

The birdie on 8 got Kisner back to even for the round and 5 over for the week. He closed the 81st staging of this event with a 78. "This tournament was just n...


National Football League draft prospect Caleb Brantley charged after allegedly knocking out woman

Ms. Chelsea Austin was and is the victim of this incident. Brantley, 22, claims Austin struck him in the face first, which Austin later confirmed to police,...


Monte Carlo Masters 2017: Andy Murray Upset Highlights, Thursday Results

Fifth-seeded Croatian Marin Cilic breezed to a 6-3, 6-0 victory over Frenchman Jeremy Chardy and sixth-seeded Austrian Dominic Thiem also cruised to a 6-3, 6-...


Warriors overwhelm Trail Blazers with depth, JaVale McGee in Game 2

Portland outscored Golden State 5-0 within the opening minute, and would eventually pull within 43-42 on Evan Turner's three-pointer with 3:38 left in the half....


NFL Draft rumors: Browns price to trade for Jimmy Garoppolo

How will a Jimmy Garoppolo trade figure in the Chip Kelly system? Moving Garoppolo, a long shot that would definitely require an enticing offer, meaning the N...


Serena Williams thanks unborn baby after returning to world number one

However, it also notes how excited she is to "share being number one in the world with you.once again today". Williams on Monday returned to number one in the...


Bills decline to match Patriots' offer for Mike Gillislee

The Patriots now have Gillislee, Dion Lewis , James White and Rex Burkhead on their running back depth chart. Gillislee signed his offer sheet Tuesday, a...


Michigan's Jabrill Peppers tested positive on drug test for diluted sample

The New Jersey native offered an explanation to try to defend himself. "Peppers went to the combine. He was sick after flying there from San Diego", a spokesm...


Celtics Coach: If Smart made a gesture, 'it's unacceptable'

Now I get to experience it up close and personal, I f-- love it. Rondo had 11 points and 14 assists on a night when all five Bulls starters reached double fig...


Chappell leads by one stroke after 3 rounds of Texas Open

Watching Chappell finally close the door on his first PGA win would be fun to watch, and well deserved, but the player to keep an eye on tomorrow will be Palmer...


Benintendi leads Red Sox over Rays 4-3 on Patriots' Day

Over the weekend, the Red Sox bullpen allowed just two runs in 14 1/3 innings, highlighting what has become an unexpected strength of the club in the first few ...


Stephen Hendry writes off Ronnie O'Sullivan's Worlds bid

O'Brien picked up a second frame too, but Selby soon crossed the winning line. John Parrott's 10-0 win over Eddie Charlton in 1992 remains the only whitewash ...


CL: Bayern Munich complain as cops hit fans

Ronaldo celebrated his first goal - a thumping header from a Casemiro cross - by putting a finger to his lips and turning towards the stands. And he has admit...


Arsene Wenger: Three at the back not guaranteed to stay

Arsenal are to face Manchester City on Sunday in the FA Cup semi-finals. While Gunners manager Arsene Wenger switched the formation to 3-4-3, with Oxlade-C...


Shumpert sparks Cavs after Smith hurts hamstring in Game 2

Only Michael Jordan, with 5,987 points, and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, 5,762, have more playoff points than James. Miles responded to George's critique the followin...


US, Mexico, Canada join to launch 2026 World Cup bid

If FIFA is satisfied with the proposal then the tournament would be awarded straight to the US -led bid, potentially avoiding the recriminations that have dogge...


We deserved to lose against Man Utd, admits Conte

Conte said , "We didn't play a good game and United deserved to win the game". "I think we lost two games but these two games were totally different", Conte ...


Jordan Hasay Calls on Memory of Her Mom During Her First Marathon

Tews was severely injured in an automobile accident in December 2015 and is still dealing with the effects - plus a few other ailments that go with distance run...


Two-minute phone call secured Jenson Button's return to McLaren for Monaco

The Spaniard will fly from the third and final one of those races, the Spanish Grand Prix, straight to Indianapolis for two weeks of practice ahead of the race....


Warriors take 3-0 series lead over Blazers with 119-113 win

Curry said it was because he wanted to give the game ball to Kerr. Led by Curry, Thompson, Draymond Green and playoff darling JaVale McGee, the Warriors er...


Williams the OT Hero as Caps Beat Leafs in Game 5

A date with Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins in the second round would await. With a chance to advance to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoff...


Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep

With the man advantage, the Penguins appeared as though they would recycle the puck at the blue line, but defenseman Justin Schultz reversed it back to Kesse...