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James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

While Jordan (179 games) did play in 33 fewer games than James (212 games) did, Jordan (4,497 field goal attempts) took 120 more shots than James did (4,379 field goal attempts) to get to 5,987 postseason points. Cleveland walked onto the parquet Thursday night, not with thoughts of Golden State , but with a mind to putting these exacerbating Celtics down for the year.

Incredible Scenes As Tom Rogic Secures Celtic's Treble At The Death

Tom Rogic netted an injury time victor as Aberdeen's hopes of denying Celtic a domestic treble ended in disappointment. True, they lost 3-1 to the champions at Pittodrie this month but after a awful start to the game - they were three goals down after 11 minutes - Aberdeen actually played well.

LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's playoff scoring record

This is the clash National Basketball Association general managers expected back in the fall, this is what some media and fans tried to hype in the Cavaliers' and Warriors' two regular-season meetings and, now that it's here, this is what must carry 2016-17 to a hoped-for climactic conclusion.

Magic hire Weltman to head basketball operations

Weltman worked with Hammond in the Milwaukee front office before he joined Masai Ujiri with the Toronto Raptors . Orlando dismissed general manager Rob Hennigan in April, appointing Lloyd as interim GM. It's reportedly a five-year deal. Hammond was a key executive under Joe Dumars with the Detroit Pistons for their run of six straight Eastern Conference finals, which included two NBA Finals appearances and the 2004 NBA championship.

Europa League victory lifted Manchester, says Ferguson

The boys were fantastic. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. "These things are awful all over the world, in London and in Paris", said Pogba, who was also playing at the Stade de France on the night of the November 2015 Paris terror attacks.

National Football League notebook: Owners decide to trim overtime to 10 minutes

Supporters of the measure also pointed out that tie games actually serve to simplify matters at the end of the regular season, leaving fewer teams with identical records subject to postseason tie-breaking procedures. The league will still penalize players for demonstrations that prolong or delay the game, offensive celebrations , and ones directed at an opponent.

United players dedicate Europa League success to victims of Manchester attack

Man United will go straight into the group stages along with Chelsea , Tottenham and Manchester City, the top three in the Premier League . Jose Mourinho makes history in this win He made two consecutive Champions League and Europa League unbeaten titles as the first coach.

Cavs' Kyrie Irving caps off brilliant night by baffling Celtics' Jae Crowder

Kyrie Irving took over in the second half and finished with 42 points, LeBron James added 34 and the Cleveland Cavaliers moved within one win of an nearly inevitable third date in the Finals with Golden State by rallying to beat the Boston Celtics 112-99 on Tuesday night (Wednesday Manila time) in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals.

Monaco Vice-President Vadim Vasilyev Not Interested In Selling Kylian Mbappe

According to Telegraph Sport, Monaco Vice President and Chief Executive, Vadim Vasilyev , steadfastly refused to discuss details of any bids for Mbappe, insisting that such negotiations were confidential. "Anyway, it's a decision of the player, not the club". United should be able to offer first team appearances pretty much from the start, given Zlatan Ibrahimovic is unlikely to be kept on - despite United's wishes - and because Marcus Rashford isn't enough to lead the line for a whole ...

Predators reach 1st Stanley Cup Final, oust Ducks in 6 games

Obviously that was not the case as the Ducks were simply outworked and out hustled in Game 5. Back-to-back Predators penalties, committed 10 seconds apart, awarded the Blues a lengthy two-man advantage in the final minutes of the period.

Fernandinho admits 'something went wrong' for Manchester City this season

He was a key member of the side that won the Premier League title in 2012, scoring the opening goal in the dramatic 3-2 final-day win over Queens Park Rangers that ensured City became champions of England for the first time since 1968. Guardiola discounted suggestions that West Brom have given up on their season despite the Baggies taking just two points from their last seven games.

NHL Playoffs: Anaheim Ducks Exciting Comeback Victory

Nashville had two potential goals waved off in a span of eight seconds during the third period because of goaltender interference. Instead, they got angry. Harry Zolnierczyk, a former minor leaguer in the Ducks' system, could draw in for Game 3. The Ducks also got several good saves from Gibson, who has raised his level of play from the first two rounds.

Predators left surprised, determined by Johansen's injury

The 24-year-old Johansen is out for the remainder of the playoffs. "And then upon further assessment, had to move on from there with the doctors". When pressed for the nature of the injury - was it a blood clot or a muscle tear? It was, according to head coach Peter Laviolette, "a gutsy effort".

Jose: I have no choice but to play the kids

The frantic schedule and injuries have seen Mourinho rotate in recent league games, with captain Wayne Rooney, strongly linked with a summer Old Trafford exit, likely to be among those rested on Sunday. Joel Pereira, Scott McTominay and Demetri Mitchell all produced solid displays on their full debut, while Harrop marked his first start with a goal to treasure.

Spanish Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton reigns supreme to cut Vettel's Championship lead

Hamilton and Vettel have two wins apiece in the 2017 season and just six points separate the duo, who have won seven titles between them, in the World Championship race. "The start was not good enough, I got a bit of wheelspin. This is what the sport needs to be every single race and this is why I race, this is what got me into racing in the beginning so to have that close battle with him, a four-time champ is awesome".

Monaco wins 1st French league title in 17 years

Meanwhile, the Turkish Super League broadcaster beIN have reported that Monaco are plotting a move for Unal as a potential replacement. David Trezeguet has warned Kylian Mbappe against following the example of Manchester United's Anthony Martial and advised him to stay at Monaco for another season to avoid struggling at a big club.

West Ham enter talks to potentially seal transfer deal for Championship star

Bilic also revealed that Andy Carroll will remain on the sidelines until the new season, after initially hoping he may be back in time for their last fixture. "The worse thing for the team and the manager is this kind of situation, that you are counting on a player and then suddenly he's not available for a lot of games".

Why Terry Collins let Rafael Montero burn Mets again

The Diamondbacks will go with Monday call-up Rey Fuentes and veteran Gregor Blanco in center field for the time being. This loss also marks the first time the Mets have been at least seven games under.500 since September of 2014. "I like to play". [ FiveThirtyEight] The Best Teams Of Baseball's 2015 Season Are Bums In 2017 - Since the League Championship Series format began in 1969, it's tough to find a "Final Four" of baseball that's fallen on harder times two years later than 2015's ...

Boston Celtics win NBA draft lottery, Lakers second

Or any other team in the lottery for that matter? I hope it happens. "It's pretty fantastic", said Wyc Grousbeck, a Celtics owner who represented them on stage. As it relates to Jarrett Allen, the intriguing part of the draft order starts with #9. Municipal Court Judge Dwane Mallory dismissed misdemeanor counts of assault and disorderly conduct at the prosecutor's request after a plea agreement.

My Arsenal future will be decided end May: Wenger

The Frenchman has never finished outside the Premier League's top four in a full season at the helm and is optimistic they can gatecrash the Champions League places this time around, despite a very bad run of form which saw Arsenal lose six of 11 league games .