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Cavs one win away from a historic Finals rematch

The three-time NBA Champion became the all-time leading points-scorer in this history of the NBA Playoffs . Kyrie Irving and LeBron James combined for 79 points at Boston's TD Gardens to claim the best-of-seven Eastern Conference finals 4-1.



Ready with bagful of new tricks for Champions Trophy: Ashwin

I realised that you need to control the aggression with which you need to play. " If you've got a coaching staff that's uptight or too energetic, sometimes all that extra external pressure and stress can get to the players ". "I am very hopeful that the India can repeat the performances of the 2013 Champions Trophy", Pathan said. "In a World Cup, you can still have league games and you have yourself to get into the World Cup and maybe dominate in the later half".



How Close Is LeBron James To Michael Jordan?

JAMES: The biggest thing for me sitting here today after breaking the all-time scoring record in playoff history is that I did it just being me. Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors, who were a ideal 12-0 as they came through the Western Conference play-offs.


LeBron Passes Michael On Playoff Scoring List

LeBron Passes Michael On Playoff Scoring List

Cleveland came through the East by winning 12 of their 13 games and will look to defend their title against the Warriors, who were a flawless 12-0 as they came through the Western Conference play-offs. Cleveland won by one point on Christmas Day and Golden State prevailed by 35 points on January 16. Lue said that tape of last season's Finals is applicable now, even though Durant wasn't on the court.


Djokovic and Nadal could meet in semifinals

Djokovic and Nadal could meet in semifinals

Nadal will kick off his campaign against local favorite Benoit Paire , and is likely to face fifth-seeded Milos Raonic in the quarter-final if everything goes well in his way. "He is not an opponent you want to play against in the first round. I learned a lot from those matches , so I think I prepared well for this tournament".



Bernhard Langer wins Senior PGA for record 9th senior major

Still, neither Singhs bum foot or Langers balky knee have impeded their bid to win the oldest senior major, with one shot separating them going into the final round at Trump National Golf Club in Sterling. He missed only two fairways and just one green in regulation, leading to his only bogey. "He's got a little different game", Singh said. He finished his round with a second shot from 216 yards to within 3 feet for eagle on the par-5 18th.