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Harden, Rockets rout Spurs 125-104 to tie series

The Rockets do need to figure out how many of Nene's 18 minutes a night they're comfortable handing to Kyle Wiltjer, but that's a problem for the defensive end...


Atletico starlet Theo Hernandez completes Real Madrid medical

The move also comes just two days before Atletico attempt to overturn the 3-0 defeat they suffered to Real Madrid in the first leg of the Champions League sem...


Capitals stave off elimination by beating Penguins

NOTES: In addition to Crosby, Penguins RW Conor Sheary returned after being concussed Monday in a collision with teammate Patric Hornqvist. Crunch offense e...


Blackburn suffer drop to League One despite final-day victory

Blackburn's director of football and operations Paul Senior has resigned less than 24 hours after Rovers were relegated to League One, and just 123 days on from...


Cristiano Ronaldo begs Real Madrid fans to stop whistling him

It was his easiest goal of the night, he controlled Lucas Vazquez's cross, then fired home. This has paid dividends with Ronaldo netting eight times in his last...


Mud in your eye: Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in slop

Lookin at Lee finished second, 2 3/4 lengths back, and Battle of Midway was third. A total of 147 horses ran in the 14 races on Saturday, down from 155 horses...


Spurs' Tony Parker (quad) could miss up to eight months

And this isn't even about starting Murray, who wasn't very good against the Rockets in the Spurs' 103-92 win Friday night. "I think that's one of the hardes...


Neymar cleared of fraud, but faces corruption trial

When in 2014, Barcelona made a decision to reveal the details of the transfer fee, it turned out to be much higher than the initial €57.1 million figure quote...


Allardyce interested in Defoe

I know what needs to be done to get back in the Premier League and I know what the requirements are. It's been a dark few weeks, we've let the manager down, he...


Predators take 2-1 series lead, beating St. Louis Blues 3-1

Subban , Roman Josi ). Fortunate bounce or not, the obvious theme of the night was that the Ducks offense, with just one more shot on goal than Edmonton in ...


Penguins star Sidney Crosby has concussion, out for Game 4

Pittsburgh forward Conor Sheary is also dealing with a concussion after colliding with teammate Patric Hornqvist in the second period Monday night. Crosby ...


Jamie Redknapp slams "passenger" Mesut Ozil's performance in north London derby defeat

Wenger watched on from the dugout as the Gunners suffered a comprehensive 2-0 north London derby defeat to Tottenham on Sunday, with his future remaining in do...


Young cancer survivor gets his wish at NFL draft

Harbaugh also endorsed the defence-heavy start to the draft . "He's the most physical corner, may be the most physical defensive back, in this whole draft ", ...


Sunderland relegated from Premier League after a decade

While defeat for Sunderland left the club's fans heartbroken, victory sent Bournemouth into the top half of the table and confirmed their Premier League surviva...


Isaiah Thomas remembers late sister Chyna from head to toe

But it just seemed like he wasn't completely into the game. ESPN reports that Thomas was talking to a reporter after practice when Avery Bradley , a fello...


Celtics beat Bulls, take 3-2 series lead

Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap (4) works against Washington Wizards forward Markieff Morris (5) in the first half in Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketbal...


Oilers beat Sharks to take first-round series in six games

Draisaitl and Slepyshev each buried their chances for their first career playoff goals and the Oilers held off the Sharks after that to get the win in their fir...


Cub Swanson Outclasses Artem Lobov (UFC Nashville Results)

A comprehensive victory aside, Swanson then turned his attention to the division's champions; interim title holder Max Holloway and title holder, Jose Aldo. his...


Easy choice: Browns CB Haden wants Garrett with No. 1 pick

But as the Browns prepare to pick a draft class he described as "momentous" for an organization still recovering from a 1-15 season, Brown feels the team is we...


Ohio State CB Conley facing sexual assault allegations

Cleveland police have not filed charges against Conley in connection to the case. The woman said she did not want to have a foursome, but she told Conley she wa...


The Saints have reportedly cooled on Malcolm Butler trade interest

In his latest " Monday Morning Quarterback " column, Peter King noted that the Saints-who have been connected with a possible Butler trade-are now enamored enou...


Russell Westbrook: Friendship with James Harden on hold during game

Russell Westbrook is 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds, which is the average size for an National Basketball Association point guard. Russell Westbro...


Rafael Nadal beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas to win 10th Monte Carlo Masters

Nadal, who is also chasing his 50th career clay court title, has slipped only once in the title match of Monte Carlo - against Novak Djokovic in 2013 - and ...


Bayern Munich held to 2-2 draw by Mainz

It was a poor performance from double-chasing Bayern ahead of Wednesday's German Cup semi-final at home to Borussia Dortmund. Bayern duo Arjen Robben and ...


Mariners 10, Marlins 5: Haniger and Seager lead balanced attack

The last one was a ideal game by Philip Humber of the Chicago White Sox almost four year ago - a 4-0 loss on April 21, 2012, also at Safeco Field . Miami Mar...


Browns have zeroed in on choice with No. 1 draft pick

Malik Hooker from Ohio State might be hard to resist if he slips to 12. Those are the first choices on the second and third days of the draft. Left cornerback ...


Jose Baez: Medical examiner has not released Aaron Hernandez's brain

Hernandez, 27, was found hanging just after 3 a.m. Wednesday. Hernandez's agent and lawyer added fuel to the fire by saying that they didn't think Hernandez wou...


Gerrard: West Ham players, not Bilic, must take blame

And the Hammers boss kept the door firmly open once again ahead of Saturday's home clash with Everton. "We need a good away performance because I still think ...


Ronaldo resting, Isco's 2 goals keeps Madrid on title track

The result takes them six points clear of Barcelona who face Real Sociedad later on Saturday. Lionel Messi duels for the ball against Real Sociedad's Yuri B...


Real to take on Atletico in Champions League semi-final

French side Monaco take on Italian club Juventus in the other last-four tie. Emilio Butragueño, former Real Madrid forward and the club's current Director o...


National Basketball Association fines Celtics' Marcus Smart $25000 for 'obscene gesture' during Game 2

Since Chicago was shooting 40% from beyond the arc, the Celtics were forced to attempt to run them off the perimeter. Giannis Antetokounmpo is a nightmare mat...


Bale ruled out of Champions League game against Bayern

By contrast, Bayern welcome back their main man in Lewandowski, who has scored 38 times in 40 appearances this season, from a shoulder injury. "It will be m...


Borini grabs late equaliser to give Sunderland hope

JERMAIN DEFOE and Victor Anichebe will link up in attack as Sunderland desperately chase victory over West Ham to keep alive their hopes of avoiding relegatio...


Carmelo Anthony deserved better than this from Phil Jackson

Anthony said Wednesday that he would "love" to return to the Knicks but wanted the team to make a commitment to winning immediately. Jackson said Anthony gave...


'What would Arnie do?': Jordan Spieth's question before big Masters shot

It's too early to think about how a green jacket would fit him - not with 36 holes left, not with so many quality players around him. But birdies on the two par...


Wilson scores in OT as Caps survive scare to beat Leafs

The Capitals are one of the favourites to win the Stanley Cup, while the Leafs are among the longest of longshots. Their lead ballooned to two before 10 min...


Bulls, Pacers grab last 2 spots in NBA playoffs

There's only one rematch from last year's opening round — that being the Spurs-Grizzlies series, which was also a 2 vs. 7 matchup a year ago. "When we went thro...


Harden: 'Winning is the most important thing (for MVP)'

With the triple-double, Westbrook also surpassed Wilt Chamberlain on the National Basketball Association career triple-doubles list. "Congratulations to Russel...


Canadiens drop series opener 2-0 to Rangers

Lundqvist's form since returning from a hip injury, and for large parts of the season has been below his best, and Glass has been enemy number one for man, toil...


Chelsea star Diego Costa: I'm unhappy in London

Costa failed to score for the fourth straight League game in the 3-1 victory at Bournemouth on Saturday. 'But it's not just about that, with the way we play, ...