Warriors latest 'beast' to challenge James

It hasn't happened in a major sport in over 60 years (the Canadiens and Red Wings from 1954-56) and it never has happened in the National Basketball Association. Riley: The Cavs might not be as top-heavy as the Warriors, but their depth of quality role players should give them the edge. Many also see the competition between James and Stephen Curry as the central focus of this final round.

Lions will 'struggle' against All Blacks - Jones

Lions will 'struggle' against All Blacks - Jones

Lions head coach Warren Gatland prefers a physical gameplan and Jones reckon the Lions will need to be more clever to beat New Zealand in their own backyard. The buzzword at the Lions on Sunday as they prepared for their farewell dinner, was "challenge". Not only did the Lions win a brutal Test series 2-1, with Jeremy Guscott's drop-goal sealing the pivotal 18-15 victory in the second encounter, but the tourists' video diaries lifted the lid on a glorious last hurrah for and long goodbye ...

James leads Cavaliers back to Finals

Before the game was over, James had broken the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list - racking up a career postseason total of 5,995 points and bumping His Airness Michael Jordan down to No. "We definitely needed that effort from him". The problem is you're giving LeBron seven free points when there's a long history of his teams stealing one of the first two games on the road to start a playoff series.

French Open 2017: Nadal helps Paire up from floor after brutal rally

The nine-time Roland Garros champion has been in fantastic form on clay this year, winning a 10th title at Barcelona and in Monte Carlo. The German tennis player is the top seed at Roland Garros and the current world No. That picture offers the starkest of contrasts with a spectacular 2016 that also brought her major wins in the Australian and US Opens and a runner-up spot at Wimbledon .

Sports Minister Vijay Goel questions BCCI-PCB meet in Dubai

As of now, India will only play Pakistan in ICC tournaments . "We have, however, no say on multilateral events ( ICC tournaments )", Goel told reporters here. Since then, worsening political ties and accusations of terrorism leveled at Pakistan have stalled bilateral cricket. Recently, the BCCI had urged the ICC not to put Pakistan and India in the same group in global tournaments.

How will Kevin Durant handle his matchup with LeBron James?

He's 28-6 in two postseasons with Cleveland . Coming off of a 44-point rout in Game 2 , the Thomas-less Celtics managed a surprising victory in Game 3 behind gutsy performances by Marcus Smart , Avery Bradley , and their entire bench.