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Boston creamed: Cavs back home after demolishing Celtics

Brian McKeon, the Celtics' chief medical officer. Thomas, who has led Boston this far while playing through the tragic death of his sister in a vehicle acci...


International Olympic Committee evaluation commission kicks off Paris visit

We are delighted that even before his inauguration as new President of France he has already found time to speak to the IOC President to reaffirm his full and...


Louisville baseball to host ACC Tournament as top seed

The victor of the Virginia-Clemson-Duke pool faces the victor of the Louisville-Florida State-Notre Dame pool at 1 p.m. Saturday. Link to all ACC Tournament i...


Astros-Yankees Split Doubleheader as Yanks Retire Derek Jeter's No. 2

On Sunday, Derek Jeter joined the likes of Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Joe DiMaggio and Reggie Jackson by becoming the 22nd New York Yankee to have his jersey re...


Simona Halep reaches semi-finals in Rome

The eighth seed secured her first victory over Pliskova, the second seed, in a 6-2 7-6 triumph. Romanian sixth seed Simona Halep and Dutchwoman Kiki Berten...


Always Dreaming looks very much for real as Preakness awaits

A groom unwraps a leg covering on Kentucky Derby victor Always Dreaming as he prepares for a wash following a walk on the track at Pimlico Race Course in Balt...


Fitting end for retiring Bayern Munich stars

They had the best attack and the best defense in the league and throughout the whole competition displayed the fantastic games. Tributes poured in for Lahm as...


Key players behind Monaco's French title win

On the night Monaco clinched its first French league title for 17 years, it was fitting that rising star Kylian Mbappe scored a superb goal. Given the way i...


Watch East Conference Final Game 4 Online, Team News

Pittsburgh goaltender Matt Murray, who led the Penguins to a Stanley Cup last spring, made his first start of the 2017 post-season in place of Marc-Andre Fleur...


Sanchez to Chelsea, Matic to Man United

Manchester United will launch a £35m bid for Nemanja Matic. The former Chelsea boss is looking to sign a dominant holding midfielder in an attempt to being th...


James, Love help Cavs rout Celtics 117-104 in Game 1

The Cleveland Cavaliers easily defeated the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Cleveland Cavaliers cruised to a 117-104 victory ...


Vadim Vasilyev issues warning on Kylian Mbappe transfer

We've said to all the players that we won't talk about the future before the end of the season. The teenager revealed to Telefoot he will announce his dec...


Nadal crushes Djokovic to reach Madrid final

But Halep, who is also into the semi-finals of the women's doubles with compatriot Irina-Camelia Begu, showed no signs of lacking in energy as she bounced back ...


Real Madrid join race for Atletico Madrid goalkeeper Oblak

That would leave a huge void to fill between the sticks as De Gea has been outstanding for United in recent years and it looks like the Manchester giants are re...


Time for Blues to take it up a notch

A goal by National Hockey League veteran Vernon Fiddler , 36, ended up sealing the game for good for the Predators, but St. Louis had so much momentum inside...


Svitolina surges to No. 1 in race with Italian Open title

Sixth-seeded Halep rolled past No. 15 seed Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands 7-5, 6-1 on Saturday, while eighth-seeded Svitolina advanced when reigning French...


Arsenal shareholder Usmanov makes full takeover bid

The £5.8bn-rated businessman has a 67% controlling stake in the Gunners and also holds numerous shares in sporting franchises across the pond such as National F...


Simona Halep beats Kiki Bertens to reach WTA final at Rome Masters

Spaniard Garbine Muguruza withdraw from the Italian Open semi-finals with a neck injury on Saturday, eight days before she is due to start the defense of her Fr...


Halep cruises into Italian Open final

Elina Svitolina , winning a WTA Tour-best fourth title in 2017, moved up to No. 1 in the season-long rankings race with a 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 victory over Simona Hale...


After making run at Indy 500 pole, Alonso to start 5th

The only driver to make the Fast Nine run for the pole of the five drivers in the normally powerhouse Team Penske was Power with a four-lap average speed of...


Aubameyang brace fires Dortmund into Champions League

Victory ensured Dortmund finished third in the final Bundesliga table, behind champions Bayern and RB Leipzig, with goalkeeper Roman Burki relieved to have book...


Buccaneers sign Ryan Fitzpatrick as Jameis Winston's backup

The Bucs have waited until now to address the position, but they did so in a very smart way. After a magical 2015 in which he broke the Jets' team record for pa...


Everton manager Koeman: Barkley situation will be sorted by Monday

Koeman also said he knew of no update in the situation of striker Romelu Lukaku, who told Everton in March that he would not sign the contract extension on ...


Cavs send Celtics to record loss, 130-86, lead series 2-0

LeBron James , who was not nominated for league MVP when the list came out on Friday, scored 30 points with seven assists, four rebounds and four steals. Thom...


Judge Agrees to Toss Hernandez Murder Conviction

He was found hanging in his cell on April 19, just days after being acquitted of double-murder charges in a separate case. “In our book, hes guilty, and hes a...


Big First Inning Propels White Sox Past Mariners

Needing yet another different starter as a result of the myriad of injuries that have beset the Mariners this season, Seattle turned to rookie Sam Gaviglio. Unf...


Celts' Thomas (hip) ruled out for rest of playoffs

He was third in scoring per game (28.9), led the C's to the top seed in the East and made his second All-Star Game. Of course, the Bulls lost Rajon Rondo to a b...


The case for every National Basketball Association awards finalist

If you claim that Westbrook, beyond just the eye-catching, but in the end arbitrary, triple-double averages, topped the National Basketball Association in Playe...


Lexi Thompson parachutes into LPGA tourney to raise awareness for charity

Thompson is playing in her third tournament since losing a playoff in the ANA Inspiration for being penalized four strokes for a rules violation spotted by a pe...


Nicky Hayden Suffering From Serious Cerebral Damage: Prognosis

The 35-year-old was placed into a medically induced coma after the incident, the BBC reported. A statement from the hospital on Friday evening, which was po...


Brown: Rodgers has opened our lungs & drove us forward

Rogic had a great chance to double his tally in the 89th-minute, getting on the end of a flowing team move, before firing his shot straight at replacement Parti...


Bourdais suffers multiple fractures in Indy 500 crash

Sebastien Bourdais was on the third lap of his qualifying run Saturday when he lost the auto. Bourdais' No. 18 Honda broke loose and fishtailed into the Turn...


Mutko agrees Isinbayeva should leave anti-doping agency

Russian Federation and Kenya are among the countries accused of having inadequate anti-doping practices by WADA. According to an update on that work at WADA's...


Celtics' Thomas sits out 2nd half with right hip strain

The lead was increased to 49 in the third quarter, and 50 in the fourth, before the game mercilessly ended. It was the most points in Cavalier playoff history. ...


Goal drought moves Puel closer to Southampton exit

Indeed his future will lead the agenda when the club conduct their end-of-season review next week, which was confirmed by Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger and...