• LeBron reveals he played three games with broken hand
LeBron reveals he played three games with broken hand

You guys can write about MVP. WatchESPN : If one of the above services doesn't include ABC live in your market, you can still watch the game on your computer via ESPN.com , or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the WatchESPN app .

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  • Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero II is going ahead after all
Robert Whittaker vs. Yoel Romero II is going ahead after all

No title fight for the main event but talks are ongoing about salvaging the fight. Romero also failed to meet the 185-pound requirement in February for an interim middleweight title fight against Luke Rockhold at UFC 221. The two fighters were introduced and faced off at the ceremonial weigh-ins later Friday. "I don't think he can change th...

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  • Real Madrid's stance on Cristiano Ronaldo sale hangs on one major detail
Real Madrid's stance on Cristiano Ronaldo sale hangs on one major detail

Ronaldo was reportedly left feeling "hurt" and "pensive about his future" after a meeting between his agent Jorge Mendes and Madrid bosses. According to the magazine, Messi's annual salary and bonus were more than £59 million before tax, making him the year's highest-paid player, with endorsement deals with companies including Adidas and Pepsi a...

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  • Iran’s Soccer Team First To Arrive In Russia For World Cup
Iran’s Soccer Team First To Arrive In Russia For World Cup

The Pharaohs, boosted by the imminent return of star player Mohamed Salah , will be the first side in action. "Salah is in a stage of recovery not just for treatment on his shoulder", Cuper added. Luis Suarez and Edison Cavani will be key to Uruguay's success in Russian Federation, but if Cristiano Ronaldo is firing on all cylinders, then the Eu...

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  • Private aviation company to sponsor Justify in Belmont race
Private aviation company to sponsor Justify in Belmont race

Smith has curtailed his work schedule to focus on riding the best horses in the biggest races. Asmussen said it can be a long, hard journey. "I'm very fortunate. In the 2010 Kentucky Derby, Baffert had the favorite with Lookin At Lucky, who broke from the No. 1 hole. "When the horses come to him, he sort of takes off again".

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  • Scott qualifies for U.S. Open, extends majors streak
Scott qualifies for U.S. Open, extends majors streak

Open at Shinnecock Hills. After two rounds, he was among nine players tied at seven-under-par looking for one of the the final three spots. Building on the success of the official U.S. Adam Scott is now holding the second-longest streak of consecutive major championship starts with 67, but at the conclusion of Sunday's play at the Memorial Tourn...

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  • Halep beats Muguruza to reach French Open final
Halep beats Muguruza to reach French Open final

Muguruza only 5 five winners in the opener which was more than enough against the erratic Russian who reached the quarter-finals for the first time in 3 years when old rival Serena Williams handed her an injury-enforced walkover. Earlier this year she lost to Caroline Wozniacki in a sweat-box Australian Open final. "I played again one of my bes...

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  • Kevin Durant Held Back from CLE Hecklers At Team Hotel
Kevin Durant Held Back from CLE Hecklers At Team Hotel

The Cavaliers had been 8-1 at home in the playoffs with eight wins in a row since losing their first-round opener to Indiana. " The margin of error is very low ", James said following Cleveland's 110-102 loss . The Golden State Warriors can beat the Cavs playing their C game and only need one of their four stars to play well. Just to put a...

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  • French Open 2018: Simona Halep beats Angelique Kerber to reach semi-final
French Open 2018: Simona Halep beats Angelique Kerber to reach semi-final

Maria Sharapova's first French Open in three years came to a muted conclusion Wednesday. Top-ranked Simona Halep has leveled at one set-all in her French Open quarterfinal against Angelique Kerber of Germany. The 24-year-old Muguruza holds a 3-1 record over Halep, with the victor of the last-four clash to face either Sloane Stephens or her...

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  • Resilient Ariya Jutanugarn bounces back for US Women's Open title
Resilient Ariya Jutanugarn bounces back for US Women's Open title

She finished with a one-over par 73 and a 72-hole total of 11-under 277. The pair headed back to the 14th tee to begin a two-hole aggregate play-off, and Kim sank another long putt for birdie to gain the upper hand as Jutanugarn could not follow her in from 10 feet.

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  • Germany crash to Austria on Neuer's comeback
Germany crash to Austria on Neuer's comeback

Germany still dominated the first half, and took the lead after 11 minutes when Mesut Ozil picked up a failed clearance by Joerg Siebenhandl and scored with a curling shot past the Austria goalkeeper. "It's always great to win, especially against Germany ". Austria's midfielder Alessandro Schoepf celebrates scoring with his team-mates def...

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  • England vs Nigeria 2 - 1 June 02 2018 World Cup Friendlies
England vs Nigeria 2 - 1 June 02 2018 World Cup Friendlies

The Eagles ranked 47th team in the world is in a tough first round group that has Argentina, Croatia and Iceland. Goals from Gary Cahill and captain Harry Kane were enough to begin preparations for Russian Federation with a win, though Alex Iwobi pulled one back for the visitors to deny England a clean sheet.

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  • Zverev comes back from brink to reach French Open last 16
Zverev comes back from brink to reach French Open last 16

The 27-year-old Bulgarian has still never reached the fourth round in Paris and he admitted after bowing out 7-6 (7-4), 6-2, 6-4 that he will have to go back to the drawing board. The latest gritty victory came with the usual temper flare-ups from Zverev . Zverev , who picked up the 150th match win of his career on Friday, had overcome Serbia...

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  • Sane out of Germany's World Cup squad
Sane out of Germany's World Cup squad

Fellow Manchester City teammate Kyle walker took to Instagram to show how shocked he was , while fans took to Twitter to reveal their frustration at Sane's ommission from the World Cup . The Manchester City winger has not been included, with Bayer Leverkusen's Julian Brandt surprisingly preferred, with Low admitting that he wants more fro...

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  • England's Dele Alli booed by Nigeria fans at Wembley
England's Dele Alli booed by Nigeria fans at Wembley

But the visitors made their changes in the second-half and made a game of it. It's hard to read too much into worldwide friendlies, but Gareth Southgate's side looked like World Cup contenders in the first half. " We tried to match them, that's what we did and we played better, we created chances and we scored the goal ". The England camp m...

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  • Samuel Umtiti dispels Man United rumours with new contract
Samuel Umtiti dispels Man United rumours with new contract

Barcelona have made an official statement to announce that they have reached an agreement with Samuel Umtiti to extend his current contract with the club. After Manchester City and Liverpool spent big on defenders Aymeric Laporte and Virgil van Dijk, respectively, in January, Manchester United were linked with a move for Umtiti .

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  • Vincent Kompany Included in Belgium World Cup Squad, Christian Benteke Left out
Vincent Kompany Included in Belgium World Cup Squad, Christian Benteke Left out

Kompany has been included but his participation in the tournament is still in doubt, with Martinez confirming he will wait until the last possible moment before deciding whether or not to replace the 32-year-old with Laurent Ciman, who is on standby.

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  • Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova set up fourth round showdown
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova set up fourth round showdown

You know the challenge that is upon you", she continued. "I managed to stay aggressive and I played smart as well", said Sharapova, who delighted a half-full stadium by thanking them for their support in French. But Williams, who married Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian in mid-November following the birth of their daughter, said she is keen to ha...

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  • Lingard to start for England in Nigeria friendly
Lingard to start for England in Nigeria friendly

The fact he feels no real affinity for his father is reflected in his decision to his forename on the back of his shirt. Sterling's troubles weren't quite over and he was booked for his crude attempt to win a penalty when Uzoho came off his line to block the winger's run.

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  • Chelsea in limbo as Abramovich shelves plan for new stadium
Chelsea in limbo as Abramovich shelves plan for new stadium

As the reputable English paper The Times reports , now the Russian entrepreneur intends to sell Chelsea to cover his expenditures on the club in full. Construction for a Tottenham Hotspur's stadium of roughly the same capacity is also under way. Could Abramovich walk away from Chelsea? Chelsea ended a disappointing season on a high by winn...

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  • Neymar: I'm not at 100 per cent yet
Neymar: I'm not at 100 per cent yet

With the late additions, Brazil coach Tite has his complete squad for the first time. With Brazil players off duty for the rest of the day, Neymar is expected to take some teammates back to his mansion in Mangaratiba, near Rio. The Brazilian star shocked the world past year when he agreed to join Paris Saint Germain from Barcelona after the...

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  • Napoli midfielder Jorginho agrees personal terms ahead of potential move to Etihad
Napoli midfielder Jorginho agrees personal terms ahead of potential move to Etihad

According to those involved in the negotiations, the discussions went well and Jorginho is hopeful of signing for City after Italy's friendly against Holland on Monday. The 26-year-old is a Brazilian born Italian global and former Verona player, who joined the Serie A runners-up in 2014. And Jorginho's agent Joao Santos said: "I know an offer...

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  • Where to Watch as Warriors and Cavs Resume Rivalry
Where to Watch as Warriors and Cavs Resume Rivalry

In Love's absence, Tyronn Lue turned to Jeff Green , who averaged 16.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in the Cavs' victories in Games 6 and 7. captured their lone championship in 2016 after coming back from a 3-1 series deficit. The Warriors are certainly swearing about their misfortune of not having Iguodala in the Finals opener due to a...

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  • LeBron James opens up on relationship with Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert
LeBron James opens up on relationship with Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert

The Warriors got the nod from 24 of 24 ESPN experts; 15 envision a five-game series and one sees a sweep. Every championship contender worth a damn had to have a small lineup for Golden State, or at the very least a very mobile center, because otherwise they stood no shot at defending Curry on the perimeter.

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  • Gareth Bale Scored an All-Time Great Goal to Put Real Madrid Ahead
Gareth Bale Scored an All-Time Great Goal to Put Real Madrid Ahead

In 2014, Real Madrid's Xabi Alonso was suspended for the UEFA Super Cup after joining in on the celebrations after the Champions League final, for which he was already banned. Egypt said on Twitter that team doctor Mohammed Abulela was in contact with Liverpool's medical team and had been told Salah sprained his shoulder ligaments - but Liverpo...

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  • Serena back in business as Nadal, Sharapova survive scares
Serena back in business as Nadal, Sharapova survive scares

Australia's Ashleigh Barty is set for a French Open centre-court showstopper against Serena Williams at Roland Garros on Thursday night, but knows there's a delicate balance to be struck if she is to reach the third round. "She's continuing her fantastic rise since she came back and been so focused on tennis . The draw is tricky but that can...

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  • LeBron facing tough task as Warriors wait
LeBron facing tough task as Warriors wait

Larry Nance Jr .is shooting 16-of-18 from the field over his last eight games and 32-of-42 in the playoffs. James had no doubt who would win. "We know where we have to go", he said . But they still have LeBron James and Kevin Love, along with several newcomers that have steadily proven their worth. "I know my role on my team", he said.

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  • Roland Garros: Serena Williams rediscovers winning ways in Paris
Roland Garros: Serena Williams rediscovers winning ways in Paris

Competing in her first Grand Slam since winning the 2017 Australian Open while pregnant, and in one of few tournaments since delivering her daughter last September, Williams defeated Kristyna Pliskova , 7-6 (7-4), 6-4, in her first-round match at Roland Garros on Tuesday.

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  • NBA Finals TV Schedule, Series Odds & More
NBA Finals TV Schedule, Series Odds & More

Overall, Turner announced, its Western Conference Finals coverage was up 51 percent from its Eastern Conference Finals coverage previous year and up 48 percent from the 2017 Western Conference Finals coverage over on ESPN . While unwinding long after the win with Morton's The Steakhouse cuisine and a cold one, Kerr responded to those words by sayi...

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  • Liverpool must pay whatever necessary to replace Loris Karius
Liverpool must pay whatever necessary to replace Loris Karius

The Welshman sent what appeared to be a come-and-get-me plea following the game, insisting that he needs to be playing regularly and that he was extremely disappointed not to start the game. Of course, football rivalries are fierce, and many supporters of fellow English clubs weren't going to jump on the Anfield bandwagon just because they're fro...

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  • Keys to Rockets-Warriors Game 7
Keys to Rockets-Warriors Game 7

James became the 13th athlete in the four major USA professional sports - the NBA , NHL, MLB and National Football League - to make it to eight straight championship series, joining seven Montreal Canadiens players and five former Celtics , according to data compiled by ESPN Stats & Information.

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  • Five Big 12 Teams Earn Spot in NCAA Baseball Championship
Five Big 12 Teams Earn Spot in NCAA Baseball Championship

Kentucky snubbed: The SEC is in no position to nitpick the selection committee's decisions, with a record-tying 10 teams in the tournament and the aforementioned cluster of national seeds, but it was peculiar at best to see Kentucky omitted from the field.

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  • Mike D'Antoni Says Chris Paul Is 'Doubtful' to Play Game 7
Mike D'Antoni Says Chris Paul Is 'Doubtful' to Play Game 7

With Paul wearing warm-ups and watching from the bench, the Rockets roared out to a 17-point lead after the first quarter and led by 10 at halftime. Paul's injury is a potentially devastating blow for the Rockets, who are aiming to advance to an National Basketball Association finals showdown with LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers.

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  • Capitals Vs. Golden Knights Live Stream
Capitals Vs. Golden Knights Live Stream

McPhee is responsible for acquiring 13 players on the current roster during his 17 years as general manager and also hired longtime friend Brian MacLellan, who became his successor and built the rest of the team. That's still an National Hockey League record, as is their 446 goals against. You get the gist. Matter of fact, don't enter Game 1 ex...

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  • IPL 2018 Final Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
IPL 2018 Final Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

After scoring 56 for Rajasthan in 2008 in a player of the match performance, the 35-year-old was just as brutal with an unbeaten-45 from just 25 balls for Sunrisers Hyderabad . Dhawan's opening partner Wriddhiman Saha, who made a comeback after a while, got a "life" on five before finding his touch and contributing an important 35 off 27 deliverie...

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  • Alonso: That was probably F1's dullest race ever
Alonso: That was probably F1's dullest race ever

Winning from pole position for the first time in his career, Ricciardo drove for almost two thirds of the race - some 50 laps - with a auto down on power due to problems that emerged on lap 28. We don't all use eighth here, it's a short track but we were still down a lot. "Thanks to the team". "This place bites and he got bit pretty hard in a ses...

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  • Salah 'confident' of playing in World Cup
Salah 'confident' of playing in World Cup

Despite the odds, I'm confident that I'll be in Russian Federation to make you all proud. Taking the blame: Loris Karius has accepted responsibility for Liverpool's defeat by Real Madrid . "Thank you and we will come back stronger". He told Talk Sport: 'I don't feel anything right now. "We win as a team, we lose as a team". He said aft...

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  • Monaco GP: Ricciardo quickest in FP3 as Verstappen shunts
Monaco GP: Ricciardo quickest in FP3 as Verstappen shunts

The marshals were impressive in quickly clearing the damaged Red Bull and allowing the session to resume with four minutes remaining, and Ricciardo duly headed back out to pip his teammate by the smallest of margins with a 1m11.786s to ensure he topped all three practice sessions.

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  • Klopp reveals why he snubbed Manchester United's interest
Klopp reveals why he snubbed Manchester United's interest

Bayern Munich thought they were the better team in the two games, but what is better at the end? Now Klopp has revealed details of a heart to heart chat the pair had afterwards that he thinks has helped the player to improve hugely over the second half of this season.

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  • John Toshack: 'My heart tells me Liverpool but my head says Madrid'
John Toshack: 'My heart tells me Liverpool but my head says Madrid'

It meant the bench was very rich; we had many players who could come to play well. Mohamed Salah has been tipped to fire Liverpool to Champions League glory by Istanbul hero Luis Garcia. But this is a big club, and you see it everywhere: Barcelona, Real Madrid , Manchester United, Chelsea, Manchester City. "The club have won the competitio...

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  • Three takeaways from the Cavaliers' Game 6 win over the Celtics
Three takeaways from the Cavaliers' Game 6 win over the Celtics

James completed a phenomenal 46 minutes as the Cavs deputised without Kevin Love , who left for the locker room just a few minutes into the game to be tested for a potential concussion. "We as role guys have to step up and play", Hill said. The Cavaliers made 15 turnovers compared to eight for the Celtics. And by not rotating off James's teamm...

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  • Trade war fears ebb as US, China agree to continue talks
Trade war fears ebb as US, China agree to continue talks

President Trump campaigned in 2016 on ending what he said were "unfair" trade agreements with China and other nations, causing companies to leave the U.S., closing many manufacturing plants and leaving workers unemployed. In another tweet , Trump said: "China has agreed to buy massive amounts of ADDITIONAL Farm/Agricultural Products - would be o...

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  • Tiger Woods:
Tiger Woods: "I'm Not That Far Off From Winning"

South African Charl Schwartzel (67) and Americans Xander Schauffele (67) and Jimmy Walker (67) tied for second on 14-under. He finished with a tap-in for double-bogey 6 on 18 after his pumped-up approach shot flew the flag and the green and found the water.

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers C Tristan Thompson could start Game 2 vs. Boston Celtics
Cleveland Cavaliers C Tristan Thompson could start Game 2 vs. Boston Celtics

Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson is expected to join the starting lineup for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics . The biggest challenge for the Cavaliers in starting Thompson is he can't space the floor as a shooter, allowing Horford - or Aron Baynes , who would get more playing time - to stay cl...

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  • Nadal not brooding on Thiem loss
Nadal not brooding on Thiem loss

Just one week on from lifting the BWM Open, second seed Zverev made it nine straight wins on the dirt to clinch a third career Masters 1000 title - the fifth active player to achieve such a haul. "Well, three weeks ago I beat him 6-0, 6-3". Concern about fatigue applies to all the top players; especially Rafael Nadal . It was very important I we...

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  • Jets Look To Extend Series Lead Over Golden Knights
Jets Look To Extend Series Lead Over Golden Knights

The Jets almost gave up more odd-man rushes than they would have liked and Vegas will want to find a way to exploit that possibility for game two. It was one of the biggest improvements of 2017-18 after impatience in those areas were its Achilles' heel last season, when it missed the playoffs. "There was about 57 minutes of that game that was...

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  • Mourinho expects Carrick to be future Man United assistant boss
Mourinho expects Carrick to be future Man United assistant boss

Watch his emotional speech to the Old Trafford faithful below. "However, I have felt for some time that I would like to spend much more quality time with my family before pursuing any new challenge in my professional life". "I think it will be Michael Carrick in future, when he has his badges". If Eden Hazard goes to Actual Madrid, I'm positive ...

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  • Jorge Linares Vows to
Jorge Linares Vows to "Shut Up" Lomachenko

World champion Jorge Linares has promised to "shut up" pound-for-pound ace Vasyl Lomachenko when they meet this Saturday night. Lomachenko will probably want to put in his third crown as many branches in only his 12th qualified struggle. Not only was Linares taller (5-8 to 5-7) and with a longer reach (69 inches to 65½) but he appeared to be visi...

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  • Formula 1's aero flip-flopping is comical says Sebastian Vettel
Formula 1's aero flip-flopping is comical says Sebastian Vettel

We are always a bit more comfortable on the long runs, so I would hope that our race pace tomorrow is better and we can challenge the four cars in front". "I needed this pole, I've not had one for a while". "I mean, we are drivers, not to say that we know everything - we don't know anything about engineering the auto - but we know how the cars fe...

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  • Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Watford
Michael Owen states his prediction for Man United v Watford

United sit 19 points behind rivals and runaway champions Manchester City - who also won the EFL Cup - and Mourinho feels his team could have performed better over the season. Overall the game was one which lacked intensity and it was a poor performance from the team. Moyes played down suggestions that the game could be his last with West Ham ...

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