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In Game 3, Warriors Beat Cavaliers In Fourth Quarter Comeback

Bigger than all of them and all of that. But the Warriors had other plans, especially Durant as he led his team on an incredible 11-0 run over the final three minutes, including a crushing three-pointer with 45 seconds to play that put his Golden State ahead for good.

Spalletti quits as AS Roma coach

Outgoing Roma coach Luciano Spalletti , right, is hugged by Roma Sporting Director Ramon Rodriguez Verdejo during his last press conference at the Fulvio Bernardini Sports Center in Trigoria, Rome , Tuesday, May 30, 2017 . On the possibility of his taking over at Inter Milan, he said "I haven't spoken to them but I'm free". "A message for Di Francesco?" There has been no very close links as to who will replace Spalleti in Roma , but it is clear that the club have been preparing ...

At Least Four Dead in Honduras Football Stadium Stampede

What should have been a day of celebration ended in tragedy when at least four people died and many others were injured during a stampede prior to the sellout league title game in Honduras between Motagua and Honduras Progres. But people became angry, before panic ensued and quickly spread. There was a police presence around 600-strong, and they reacted by using water cannons and tear gas in an effort to restore order.

Morata emerges as 'number one summer target' for Man Utd

With Zlatan Ibrahimovic reportedly on the way out, manager Jose Mourinho has been searching for a replacement striker and has seemingly found his man . The Red Devils have focused their attention on Morata after accepting Everton talisman Romelu Lukaku will join Chelsea . "He wants to play more.

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from past year

On Wednesday , with Cleveland down 2-0 for the second straight year, they Cavs again got everything from the two players driving their team forward. And James has once again been criticized for not being more aggressive late in Game 3, when he made a pass to Kyle Korver . Maybe, like LeBron, he was exhausted.

Wawrinka beats Murray to reach French Open final

In the other semi-final Spaniard Rafael Nadal will clash with Austria's Dominic Thiem , who had caused a major upset in the tournament by beating defending champion Novak Djokovic in the quarter-final of the tournament. Wawrinka came back strongly in the second set, taking it 6-3 during a six-game winning streak. Murray won the first set 7-6 (6). Nadal comfortably took the first set 6-3.

Pak face SA challenge in a must-win match

A couple of lusty blows from the big-hitting left-hander, plus a cameo of 26 from Kagiso Rabada , took South Africa past 200 but it is Pakistan who will be the happier of the two teams . Earlier, Mohammad Amir and Junaid Khan bowled well up front for Pakistan but it was the introduction of spin that saw South Africa grind to a halt.

3-on-3 basketball added to 2020 Tokyo Olympic program

Overall, the changes represent a net increase of 15 events for a 321-event program in 2020. An IOC statement said Tokyo would include a 4 x 400 mixed relay in athletics and a 4 x 100 medley mixed relay in swimming. There will also be the mixed-gender relays and changes in other sports that will add more female athletes. Boxing, canoeing, rowing and shooting have swapped men's events for women's events, judo has added a mixed team event and weightlifting has given up a men's division.

Novak Djokovic vs. Dominic Thiem 2017 French Open Pick, Odds, Prediction

The "King of Clay" is a man on a mission in Paris , where he is aiming to become the first man to win the same grand slam 10 times in the Open Era. Reigning champion Novak Djokovic will have his work cut out against rising Austrian star Dominic Thiem in the quarter-finals of the 2017 French Open on Tuesday.

Tired talk: LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant

The best record for any champion in National Basketball Association playoff history belongs to the 2001 Los Angeles Lakers, who went 15-1 to claim the crown, their only loss in the opening game of the finals. And - to be fair - that's precisely what happened previous year, to the glee of many. Another problem that plagued the Cavaliers in Game 1 was missed layups.

Stanley Cup Finals: Evgeni Malkin snipe gives Penguins 3-0 lead

The rest of his teammates might not have even been in the same city. Ellis has skated only two shifts in the second, a big loss for the Predators as they trail 5-0 and are well on their way to falling behind 3-2 in the series. Crosby and Subban had earned coincidental minors from an incident that gained instant notoriety on social media because Crosby seemed to be mauling Subban, banging the Nashville defenceman's head against the ice.

Andy Murray into semi-finals after taming Kei Nishikori

Murray has two Wimbledon titles and one at the US Open in 2012. But he insisted he was not too concerned because he knew illness and injury had badly affected Murray's training. The Mallorcan was in superb form a year ago before a wrist injury forced him to abandon the tournament after the third round. Thiem is really in form and Stan has played really well throughout the tournament.

Melissa McCarthy to Play 'Margie Claus' in New Movie Musical!

Pressed to put together a team when her husband goes missing on Christmas Eve, Margie must then finish his task of delivering presents around the world. McCarthy's recent credits also include Netflix's " Gilmore Girls " revival and " Ghostbusters ". McCarthy has been generating a great deal of acclaim for her sharp work on Saturday Night Live , making delightful surprise appearances portraying beleaguered White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

Golden State Warriors chasing post-season perfection in NBA Finals

None of that improvement has mattered. The Warriors spent the better part of the past 72 hours re-living that to ensure it wouldn't happen again. The chances of the Cavaliers playing a ideal game are about the same chances Donald Trump has of winning a second term.

Nelson, two homers top Giants 6-3

San Francisco cut the lead to 2-1 in the fourth on Joe Panik's run-scoring single. Ty Blach (4-3) went six innings for the Giants , allowing five runs on nine hits. San Francisco Giants' Ty Blach is almost hit by a pitch during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Wednesday, June 7, 2017, in Milwaukee.

Liverpool apologizes to Southampton over Van Dijk links

Liverpool's announcement came in the wake of media reports they were prepared to pay £60million for Van Dijk, easily breaking their record outlay for a player. Luke Shaw, Calum Chambers, Victor Wanyama and Morgan Schneiderlin have been other high-profile departures in recent years, while managers Mauricio Pochettino and Ronald Koeman have also left for pastures new.

Durant's late heroics power Warriors over Cavaliers

That was what was happening late Wednesday night at Quicken Loans Arena. Andre Iguodala has waited a year for redemption against LeBron James after suffering "The Block" in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals . James and Kyrie Irving fought for loose balls. "All I was looking at was the bottom of the net", said Durant, a four-times scoring champion playing his first season with Golden State .

Who will be celebrating after French Open semi-final?

The 19-year-old, playing in the main draw in Paris for only the second time , is the first teenager to get to the semi-finals at Roland Garros since Ana Ivanovic in 2007. "I'm really happy and proud", Bacsinszky said afterward. Bacsinszky, playing in her third successive French Open quarter-final, will be the favourite tomorrow.

IOC approves mixed relay for Tokyo 2020

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is delighted to announce that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has agreed to add the Madison and BMX Freestyle Park to the Programme of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games . Four new International Federations (IFs) - Canoe , Rowing , Shooting and Weightlifting - will move to gender-balanced in events for the first time.

Cosby trial nearing end as prosecutors use his words against him

These were only some of the at times disgusting and at times just illogical statements made by Cosby during the series of depositions taken back in 2005 and 2006 as part of Constand's civil lawsuit against him. He said that she only resisted advance once, and that he stopped. The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done.

Finn replaces injured Woakes in England squad

Steven Finn has been named as the replacement for the injured Chris Woakes in England's Champions Trophy squad for the remainder of the tournament. Ben Stokes, who leads the charge of England's pace battery, is accompanied by Jake Ball, Mark Wood, David Willey and Liam Plunkett. Woakes was ruled out of the rest of the 50-over tournament, which features the world's top eight one-day global teams, with a side strain suffered while bowling just two overs at the start of England's opening ...

Penguins' fast start buries Predators

One that can't get back to the creature comforts of Smashville fast enough. Added Sullivan: "He has so much care for this organization and trying to help this team win and he happens to be just an ultra-talented guy that's a really good player".

French Open semifinals: Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem

Wawrinka won the tiebreaker with a forehand down the line, his 72nd victor of the match . Young, who is from the United States, and his Mexican partner beat Fernando Verdasco of Spain and Serbian Nenad Zimonjic 6-7 (3), 7-5, 6-3. Simona Halep made a dramatic recovery from a set and 5-1 down to beat Eilina Svitolina 3-6, 7-6 (8-6), 6-0 for a place in the French Open semifinals on Wednesday.

IOS 11 Will let You Text Siri Instead Of Speaking To It

Google and Amazon have been saturating the market for a while now and figuring out the whole home assistant niche. " Apple justified the price by positioning HomePod as a high-end speaker rather than a virtual assistant, which is smart", she said.

Here's How Much Tickets Cost for the NBA Finals This Year

James called the Warriors "the best team in our league for the last three years" even before adding 2014 league MVP Kevin Durant during the off-season. Both are All-Stars but there is stark contrast in their games, with Green being multidimensional at both ends and Love nearly totally reliant two skills: rebounding and 3-pointers.

Warriors up 3-0

He's been an awesome player in this league for a long time, and he senses this is his time, his moment, his team". With their 15th consecutive victory, the Warriors have the longest postseason streak for any team in the four major professional sports.

England beat New Zealand, become first team to reach semi-finals

They have also secured top place in Group A, and a last-four match back here in Cardiff next Wednesday, regardless of the result of their final first-round fixture against Australia at Edgbaston on Saturday. But fast bowler Wood made the key breakthrough to dismiss the star batsman. Hales departed just when he was looking good and timing the ball well.

Samba enthusiast Ostapenko finds feet at French Open

Prior to Roland Garros , her best Slam showings had been two mixed doubles quarterfinals and two women's doubles third rounds - she equalled the latter here as well, partnering Xu Yifan. Having trailed 5-0 in the first set, Ostapenko rallied to 5-4 before losing the set 6-4. Mladenovic endured a rollercoaster tournament filled with ups and downs, and she was very emotional on the court on Tuesday, almost bursting into tears just before the second rain delay.

Jelena Ostapenko to face Simona Halep for women's title

The statistics Ostapenko has produced during her breathtaking run in Paris are remarkable. "I was scared, because they told me that it's broken", said Halep , who said she still feels pain during matches. After all, while she was the runner-up to Kerber at the U.S. Open after beating Serena Williams in the semifinals, Pliskova has never had any success to speak of on clay.

Warren Gatland faces Lions conundrum as he seeks answers for Test side

They're better than what they showed and how they played against the Blues. Nor, predictably, is backing a professional Super Rugby franchise in the Pacific Islands - "In the immediate future I can't see how you could sustain a professional team in a Pacific Island unless, financially, there's significant private intervention" - but as recently as the past week Tew has had discussions with South African officials about rugby's future viability across the southern hemisphere.

Kevin Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

He's just 1 of 6 from the field, and for some unusual reason, one of the game's most confident shooters has been hesitant to let his jumper fly. And with a victory in Game 4 on Friday night, Golden State can exorcise those haunting demons from last June when the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals to the Cavaliers .

British PM Theresa May loses majority, faces pressure to resign

In May, Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon said she preferred having Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn as prime minister. But former Tory minister Anna Soubry was one colleague who thought May should now "consider her position".

Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko advances to French Open final

This time, the stakes are even higher for Halep as a victory would push her to the top of the WTA ranking of the best women's tennis players in the world. "I was always playing aggressive and hitting the ball when I have a chance". "It was a really tough match". I think I have the game. Pliskova saved a couple of set points at 5-3 - the first one with a service victor, the second by scooping a delicate inside-out forehand victor - to stay just a break down.

French Open men's semifinalist not like the others: Murray

Nadal spent only 51 minutes on court, progressing to the semifinals for a 10th time after fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta retired with an abdominal injury while trailing 6-2 2-0. Wawrinka, Nadal and Murray in the semi-finals means it is only the third time that three men over the age of 30 years have made it to this stage.

Rays hold off White Sox 7-5

Derek Norris clubbed two homers and knocked in three runs as the Tampa Bay Rays downed the visiting White Sox in St. Petersburg last night, 7-5. Faria's presence afforded an extra day of rest for fellow right-hander Jake Odorizzi , who will look to help the Rays move to.500 with a win over the White Sox in the series finale on Thursday.