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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan as all-time postseason scorer

James' 3-pointer, which gave him 28 points for the game , put the Cavaliers up 103-71 over the Boston Celtics with a little under 3 minutes left in the third quarter and a 3-1 series lead. They finished 19 of 41 Thursday. Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love's roles as LeBron's sidekicks will be scrutinized and reevaluated throughout the series.


French Open 2017: Novak Djokovic through in straight sets

French Open 2017: Novak Djokovic through in straight sets

Nadal stormed out of the blocks, taking the first set in a 24-minute onslaught that saw him win 11 out of 12 points on his thunderous first serve. It was the ideal way to mark his 50th successive Grand Slam appearance but there is still work to do for the world number two whose form has dropped off since he completed the career Grand Slam in Paris 12 months ago.



Mercedes try to solve Lewis Hamilton's vehicle problems which threaten title tilt

With Raikkonen taking pole ahead of Vettel , Ferrari's prospects of ending their wait for a first Monaco triumph since Michael Schumacher's success in 2001 always looked extremely good. Australian Daniel Ricciardo , who was unlucky not to win a year ago, finished third for Red Bull, despite hitting the barrier at Ste Devote, ahead of Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes and Dutch teenager Max Verstappen in the second Red Bull.



Huddersfield Town heroes say club deserves Premier League promotion

The last chances of regulation time saw Chris Gunter head over McCleary's cross and Nakhi Wells shoot straight at Al-Habsi at the other end as the match moved into extra time. After the brief break, fatigue seemed to set into the legs of a lot of players on show at Wembley, as passes were misplaced with increasing regularity.



Vettel's Monaco win fires up Ferrari fans

The slightly different stopping strategies for Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen gave the German the edge. Vettel let out a whoop of delight after crossing the finish line with bright sunshine gleaming off the famed red of Ferrari .