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

| | May 26 2017 - 12:05am | Comments

BOSTON — The NBA Finals has its first “three-match,” courtesy of a King who passed His Airness.

  1. | Posted: May 22 2017 - 12:05am

    IRVING, Texas — Billy Horschel had missed four straight cuts when he arrived at TPC Four Seasons, a course he was never particularly fond of.

  2. | Posted: May 22 2017 - 12:05am

    ROME — Novak Djokovic is joining forces with Andre Agassi in an effort to return to No. 1.

  3. | Posted: May 21 2017 - 6:30am

    IRVING, Texas — James Hahn knows how close he came to making a couple of more putts down the stretch in the third round of the AT&T Byron Nelson. He still did enough to take the lead.

  4. | Posted: May 21 2017 - 6:30am

    BOSTON -- Seconds after J.R. Smith ran down the long rebound of a missed jumper from the deep left corner and nailed one from the opposite side, Cedric Maxwell rose from his broadcasting seat and made eye contact with a reporter familiar from his days as a valued piece of two Boston Celtics championship teams in the Larry Bird era of the early to mid-1980s.

  5. | Posted: May 21 2017 - 12:05am

    BALTIMORE — This was supposed to be a duel between the Kentucky Derby winner, Always Dreaming, and Classic Empire, a hard-luck colt that most believed was the best 3-year-old horse in the country. And it was a duel, a heart-pounding one, as the two of them glided down the backstretch side by side.

  6. | Posted: May 21 2017 - 12:05am

    SAN ANTONIO — The Spurs were injured, but Golden State was expecting a fevered fight on the home floor of the five-time NBA champions.

  7. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    OTTAWA, Ontario — Matt Murray was back — and so was Sidney Crosby.

  8. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    BALTIMORE — Always Dreaming and Classic Empire, two favorites in the Preakness Stakes on Saturday, have not been vanquished to separate corners — in fact, they share the barn here along with their rivals. In the days leading up to the 142nd running of the Preakness, however, the two colts have been spoken of as boxers, and the humans around the more bloodied one, Classic Empire, are itching for a rematch.

  9. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    ROME — Rafael Nadal’s winning streak ended at 17 matches as he lost in straight sets to Dominic Thiem in the quarterfinals of the Italian Open on Friday.

  10. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    If you’re not a hockey fan — and we know there are a LOT of you out there — it might be a good time to reconsider.

  11. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry pulled Zaza Pachulia aside and made one thing clear to the Warriors big man: We got your back.

  12. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    NEW YORK — LeBron James will have to settle for trying to win another NBA title. He isn’t even a finalist for the MVP award.

  13. | Posted: May 20 2017 - 12:05am

    BOSTON — LeBron James scored 30 points, Kevin Love had 21 points and 12 rebounds, and the Cleveland Cavaliers steamrolled the Boston Celtics 130-86 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals and tie an NBA record with their 13th straight playoff victory.

  14. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Corey Perry’s shot deflected in off Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban’s stick 10:25 into overtime, and the Ducks snapped the Predators’ 10-game home playoff winning streak with a 3-2 victory Thursday night that evened the Western Conference finals at 2-2.

  15. | Posted: May 19 2017 - 12:05am

    IRVING, Texas — Brooks Koepka leaned in for a closer look at his ball buried in deep rough when a critter he couldn’t identify caused him to jump back with a bit of a startled look.