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SHOTS | 3 observations after the Cleveland Cavaliers win Eastern Conference crown

SHOTS | 3 observations after the Cleveland Cavaliers win Eastern Conference crown

After breaking their franchise half-time record in the playoffs with 75 points, and an 18 point lead, Lebron chose to put himself in the history books as well tonight, passing Michael Jeffrey Jordan as the leading playoff scorer in National Basketball Association history and went on a three point barrage to put an even larger gap between himself and The GOAT.



S. Korea's Kim becomes youngest ever victor of Players Championship

Kim hit the 17th green and two-putted from 45 feet, and he smashed another drive right down the middle. Pretty incredible for such a young player! And it wasn't just that hole. Then Kim parred his way through the back nine, his last putts no longer than four feet on any hole as he calmly ignored winds and tension to prevail.


French draw has Djokovic-Nadal clash in semis

French draw has Djokovic-Nadal clash in semis

While he had somehow managed to get back to fitness to take his place in the main draw at Roland Garros , you knew something wasn't right with the Spaniard. But as it stands she is only rated 50/50 to start. The illness comes after a string of physical issues over the beginning of the season, including being diagnosed with viral disease shingles in February, which can affect those suffering from it for some time .


Another NBA championship would put LeBron James in a select group

Another NBA championship would put LeBron James in a select group

While most teams would have waived the white flag - Houston Rockets-style - the Celtics instead played their best game since last Monday's emotional Game 7 win over the Wizards. After going 14-of-22 from three-point range in the first half, the Cavs shot just 2-of-17 the rest of the way. The Boston Celtics rallied back from a 21-point deficit in the third quarter on Sunday to beat Cleveland Cavaliers, and they did it without Isaiah Thomas.



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We didn't keep the pressure on them the way we've been accustomed to. The guy is a tremendous basketball player. LeBron acknowledged afterward that he played like garbage, that he needs to do better. That's not everything that describes them. Who do you think will take game four and the momentum moving forward? Imagine looking the best basketball player in the world dead in the eye and trying to compare your work at a Division III school to his performance in the NBA Playoffs.