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Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Irving re-emerged after halftime for 21 points in the third quarter. "We're right there where we want to be". Act III in this trilogy is overloaded with story lines, with the biggest being whether James and Co. Brown is the latest Celtics player to battle a hip ailment. James was the game's top scorer, in a game where the Cavaliers never trailed. The trilogy from 1954-56 began with the Red Wings winning twice in seven games, including an overtime win in Game 7 in 1954.



LeBron not ready to think about Warriors: 'It's too stressful'

Yes, the Boston Celtics delivered an undeniably successful season in 2016-17. Can you imagine that alternate reality, with Curry, Green and Thompson all giving the side-eye to a teammate who's clearly inferior to them but earning significantly more? With this being the third installment of the Cleveland-Golden State finals saga, basketball bettors do have some history to weigh these totals trend against.



Milos Raonic's path at French Open runs through Rafael Nadal

Thiem. LAST YEAR: Djokovic became the first man in almost a half-century to win four consecutive major tennis championships, completing a career Grand Slam , by beating Andy Murray 3-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4. He said: "It's been frustrating, obviously, because it's the third time this year where I've missed days or been in bed for a few days". "100% he's the big favourite", said Austrian star Dominic Thiem .



James passes Jordan record

The NBA Finals are set, with absolutely no surprise. "We all need to soak this up". For James, the Finals are an annual rite. He also added eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals as the Cavs romped to a 135-102 victory and a 4-1 series win.



No timetable for Coach Steve Kerr's return — Warriors GM

The 2016 champions versus the 2015 champions. It's the matchup most expected, the matchup most predicted, and probably the matchup the Cavaliers and Warriors wanted as well. With Richard back, the Canadiens won the following year in five games with the Rocket getting the game-winning goal in the clincher. It's the first time Nevada books have been allowed to accept bets on the NBA Finals MVP.



Isaiah Thomas willing to pass on payday this year to better Celtics

And then we go from there and attack that, whatever it may be. "Hopefully I don't have to have surgery, but I know that is an option". There might be no one on the Boston Celtics that should be more nervous than Isaiah Thomas . But Thomas knows it will take more than him to win, and more specifically to beat the Cavaliers. James started Game 5 against the Celtics just 27 points from tying Michael Jordan as the all-time National Basketball Association leading scorer in playoff history ...