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Metro to stay open late for fans to watch Thursday’s Game 5

We have to win one game. This formula has led Oh to consistent success for SportsLine, and he has been on an impressive run in the National Hockey League play...


Steve Kerr blasts Donald Trump, praises Kevin Durant for display of patriotism

His made three gave the Warriors a 114-93 edge late in the payoff period, prompting head coach Steve Kerr to empty the bench, obviously to save his boys energ...


Dwane Casey leading candidate for Pistons coach; Kenny Smith meeting with Gores

MI coach John Beilein says he's staying with the Wolverines after interviewing last week for the Detroit Pistons' coaching vacancy. The Michigan men's bas...


Open thread: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors NBA finals

LeBron James considers his familiar NBA Finals opponent among the best teams ever. Before sustaining the injury, Iguodala started in 12 of 13 games this ...


Cavs face critical Game 3 in NBA Finals on TSN

If the Cavaliers can't beat the Warriors on a night their shooters are this off... it's a bad sign. Bouncing back has been a trademark for LeBron James , t...


Tim Paine: Australia 'won't be silent' in England ODI series

Okay, so Justin Langer was referring specifically to the "banter" (note: definitely NOT abuse.) that flies across the table when he and his daughters are play...


Stephen Curry recalls circus-like 3-pointer over Cavs' Kevin Love

Warriors coach Steve Kerr has a simple rule: Don't partake in any habit that leads to a turnover. They weren't, and despite LeBron and company doing their best...


Bryson DeChambeau Wins The Memorial

Signed to Cobra-Puma Golf , DeChambeau uses a set of single-length irons and wedges . And this time, DeChambeau - who'd three-putted for a bogey there in re...


DeAndre Ayton will be the Phoenix Suns’ first overall pick

Ayton said nobody in the Suns organization promised him anything. "I know I'm going Number 1", Ayton said after his workout with the Suns Wednesday. Marvin ...


U.S. names Stewart as national team manager after World Cup flop

Soccer president Sunil Gulati, who was responsible for hiring Bruce Arena, Bob Bradley and Jurgen Klinsmann before turning back to Arena in a failed attempt to ...


Billy Joe Saunders pulls out of Martin Murray clash with hamstring injury

Billy Joe Saunders has been forced to call off his WBO middleweight title defence against Martin Murray for a second time because of injury. Promoter Frank Wa...


What a play! Fan grabs foul ball in cup, chugs the beer

Freeman was OK with the move, because otherwise he would have faced Padres infielder Cory Spangenberg, who pitched the ninth inning of the Braves' 14-1 blowout ...


Keys, Stephens and Putintseva break new ground at Roland Garros

Caroline Wozniacki's hopes of joining them were delayed by Daria Kasatkina and the light late on Sunday, the Dane trailing 7-6 (7-5) 3-3 against the impressive ...


ESPN Caves in TV Scheduling Battle After Yankees Threatened 'All-Out War'

The team had threatened to boycott ESPN , for example, by withholding interviews with players, for the rest of the season unless ESPN relented. The teams' Ju...


Liverpool interested in acquiring Stoke City's Xherdan Shaqiri

Interested parties are able to trigger Shaqiri's release clause of £12m due to the Potters' relegation from the Premier League last season. A short 6-month sp...


Max Scherzer pitches immaculate inning vs. Rays

Only one batter even made contact in the frame, and we're not sure how; Scherzer's fastballs hovered between 94 and 96 miles per hour with a wicked tail, while ...


Sixers decision on Bryan Colangelo in Twitter scandal could come Wednesday

It's been more than a week since The Ringer published an investigation into five Twitter accounts that were purported to belong to Colangelo or someone close ...


De Bruyne defends Guardiola from Yaya Toure's accusations

The Ivorian, who claimed earlier this week that Pep Guardiola does not like African players, has been linked with the likes of Everton, Burnley and Wolverhampto...


MI basketball coach John Beilein will return next season

After two conversations with the Pistons, the MI head coach announced on Twitter today that he's "excited about coaching (Michigan) next season and in the years...


Next NBA champion won't visit the White House, LeBron James says

OK. The Cavaliers were on the bench after Hill missed the second of two free throws with the game tied at 107. "It was he who didn't know he had a timeout...


Investigation calls sexual assault claims against Georgia Tech coach 'concocted'

A month later, on February 8, 2018, Bell filed a counter-lawsuit against Pastner in Pima County Superior Court claiming he sexually assaulted Bell's girlfriend....


ISIS return with poster threatening Messi and Ronaldo

The group is reportedly losing territory in Syria and Iraq, but have ramped up their violence as they want to show the world they are still strong. The 2018 F...


Muguruza obliterates Sharapova, into French Open SF

Muguruza needed only 70 minutes to eliminate Sharapova and dominated her with superb returning, breaking the former No. 1 a half-dozen times. The 28th seed cl...


Staggering amount Ronaldo is demanding to stay at Real Madrid

The five-time Ballon d'Or victor was given time off after helping Real Madrid lift the Champions League trophy for the third consecutive season - and four...


Irish Derby next on the cards Godolphin's champion Masar

The colt, owned by the Niarchos family, battled his way to the front in the final 200 metres to win from Patascoy by half-a-length with Louis D'Or a further hea...


Marcus Rashford will be 'major player' at World Cup, says Ashley Young

Ashley Young has admitted he has no problem with Dele Alli heading into the World Cup over their "Zimmer frame" spat. "We want to keep 11 players on the ...


French Open 2018: Madison Keys beats Yulia Putintseva to reach semi-finals

The 2016 Roland Garros quarterfinalist led by a break in the first set, but was unable to serve out the opener in the 10th game before Keys snatched it in a t...


Diogo Dalot: Manchester United sign Porto right-back for £19m

The player agreed to join around an hour before the club's official announcement that Fred had signed for the club, following from our story earlier in the da...


Man United close in on second major signing

Manchester United confirmed the signing of Brazil worldwide Fred from Ukrainian Premier League champions Shakhtar Donetsk in their first summer deal on Tuesd...


Florida State softball beats Washington, wins first national title in school history

Warren then made a ideal throw from her knees and doubled off Atlee, who probably was as stunned as everyone else watching that Warren made that catch. Senior J...


Aston Villa's relegation odds slashed following financial revelations

Tony Xia , Villa's owner, is not short of money but moving funds out of China is not straightforward. But after revelations regarding the club's financial cri...


Thiem makes short work of a hobbled, tired Zverev

Zverev had spent nearly two and a half hours more on court than Thiem in his run to the last eight, having needed five sets to come through each of his previous...


Cristiano Ronaldo Joins Portugal Training Camp To Prepare For World Cup

Salah is a very popular figure in the Liverpool dressing room and Robertson shared a conversation he had with the former Roma winger ahead of the Champions L...


Yankees Ride Homers From Stanton, Andujar, Beat Orioles

Yankees manager Aaron Boone chuckled when discussing the fifth-inning play involving Torres, who committed the baseball sin of making the first out of an inni...


Rafa Nadal into French Open quarters without dropping a set

I started very young", he said. That's a real thing. Nadal powered 39 winners past Marterer, who pushed the Spaniard as hard as he could without ever threaten...