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Baker Mayfield is a big Russell Westbrook fan

Golden State against Cleveland no longer looks like the certain finish. While the regular season saw the third-seeded Houston Rockets take three of four games f...


Blues head home looking to take a commanding 3-0 lead

Allen took the loot in Game 1, and the Blues were sheepishly counting it the day after. It came on a power-play after he drew a high-sticking penalty against t...


Kompany ends 20-month City goal drought in Southampton win

First Silva's through-ball sent De Bruyne through and he squared for Sane to sweep past Forster, then Aguero nodded in his 11th goal in 11 games. City, mean...


US VP Pence assures Japan: America is with you '100 percent'

The stark warning, delivered in Seoul after the vice president went to the military demarcation line that separates the two Koreas, could revive speculation tha...


Investigation Continues Into Aaron Hernandez's Death

Authorities offered few answers after Hernandez was found hanging from a bedsheet Wednesday in his cell in a maximum-security prison in MA, where he was serving...


Monaco vs Borussia Dortmund

Spanish giants Barcelona were knocked out of the Champions League as Italian champions Juventus held out for an away 0-0 draw at the Camp Nou to reach the semi-...


Europa final would be 'perfect' end to season, says Jose Mourinho

Do I think he can play successfully for me? "The same way I know the players much better now, the players they should also know me much better now". The game ...


Fox News addresses O'Reilly exit on air

Fox News has a "culture of harassment that did not start and does not end with Bill O'Reilly", said Rashad Robinson, executive director of the activist group Co...


Eli Manning gets heated while denying fake memorabilia accusations

The alleged fake memorabilia scheme dates to at least 2004, Manning's rookie year. Manning responded to the accusations himself on Thursday. "I have never d...


Everton leading race to land Keane for £20m

He looks certain to be a firm fixture in Gareth Southgate's plans for many years to come and he looks to be a potential future captain of the Three Lions. Micha...


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

Another draft possibility is quarterback Mitch Trubisky of North Carolina. The Browns took Osweiler - and his $16 million guaranteed salary - from Houston in ...


Lyon, Besiktas to be banned from European competition if violent scenes repeated

Lyon beat Besiktas 7-6 on penalties to progress to the Europa League semi-finals after the two sides could not be separated across two legs and 210 minutes. Ma...


West Ham striker Andy Carroll to miss Everton game

Reports this week claimed that Bilic was involved in a bust-up with Sakho prior to the fixture with the Black Cats over the striker's refusal to be a substitute...


Manchester United take on Anderlecht in the Europa League quarter-finals

Marcus Rashford has become one of Manchester United's most important players, believes former midfielder Paul Scholes. "I would not like to say until we do the ...


Patriots player crashes White House press briefing

Well, half of the Patriots did, anyway. Should the Patriots decline to match, the defending Super Bowl champion would receive a first-round pick compensation fr...


Steve Stephens dead: 'We have closure'

As his vehicle was spinning out of control due to the maneuver, Stephens pulled out a pistol and shot himself in the head. CLEVELAND, Ohio -The daughters of ...


Celtics clinch No. 1 seed in East

The Bulls and Celtics split the season series two wins apiece, with the home team winning each game. LeBron James won't be playing for the Cavaliers against...


Klopp questions decision to make Dortmund play so soon after attack

And they will have to do so again on Saturday, when Eintracht Frankfurt visits in the Bundesliga. It comes and goes in waves. Tuchel says the date was imposed...


Cavs open 2-0 lead over Pacers with 117-111 win

Lance Stephenson has tried to be that guy, be an emotionally leader off the bench. James put up a near triple-double with 25 points, ten boards, seven assists...


Blue Jackets' Werenski out for playoffs with face fracture

Columbus got a break after the Penguins won the opening faceoff and were preparing to move to neutral ice when the puck hit an official's skate and allowed the...


Red Sox rally with 4 in 8th inning, beat Tigers 7-5

He is serving as the Tigers' super utilityman and will start against select right-handers in centerfield. MARINERS 6, ASTROS 0: James Paxton shut down Houst...


Leonard's 37 points lead Spurs by Grizzlies 96-82

He also scored 16 points despite a sore left ankle he hurt in Game 1. First half, we shot 19 shots in the paint and had six free throws. Conley said the Grizz...


J.R. Smith Leaves Game 2 With Left Hamstring Injury

The Pacers, a middling offensive team during the regular season (15th in offensive rating), have shot at or over 50 percent while easily eclipsing 100 points in...


Marlins' Chen, Ziegler no-hitting Mariners through 8 innings

It came against reliever Kyle Barraclough after Wei-Yin Chen and Brad Ziegler held the Mariners hitless. Chen, who dealt with elbow issues last season, was li...


In death, Hernandez's murder conviction likely to be tossed

The legal "technicality", as Elikann puts it, is called the Abatement Doctrine and allows prisoners to quite literally die to get away with murder - if a convic...