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LeBron James passes Jordan to become greatest playoff scorer of all

Game 1 of the Finals is at 9 p.m. June 1 in Oakland, Calif. "James had come into the contest needing 28 points to pass Jordan €" victor of six titles with the Chicago Bulls in the 1990s €" for first on the post-season scoring list. The three-time champion said playing Golden State is "going to be very challenging not only on me mentally, but on our ballclub and on our franchise".


Wagner plans chat with Klopp after steering Huddersfield into Premier League

Wagner plans chat with Klopp after steering Huddersfield into Premier League

Everybody will remind everybody of what this group has done. "Over the season I thought we could do a little bit more, I thought around Christmas when we'd played everyone we had a chance". "But I was pretty surprised when Schindi said: 'I'd like to take the fifth one.' But he was totally confident, so I said okay". "But he scored and that was great".


Del Potro sails through on French Open return after injury scare

Del Potro sails through on French Open return after injury scare

I think at the moment it's pretty good. Nick Kyrgios allayed fears over his fitness with an impressive straight sets victory over Philipp Kohlschreiber in the first round of the French Open . "It's time now to knuckle down", he said Kyrgios, whose quick and powerful game is more fitted to hard or grass courts than the French clay. " I don't really like running ".



Cavs again return to Finals

It's no mistake that in the regular season , those three players combined to score 63 percent of their team's points per game. The Cleveland Cavaliers did what they were supposed to Thursday night, obliterating the Celtics in Boston in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals to punch their third straight ticket to the NBA Finals .



Pep ready for 'final' against WBA

In my situation at a big club - I'm sacked, I'm out. "I am sure the future is so bright and hopefully one day the club can achieve it". "When they got the third you are sitting there thinking we are staring down the barrel here at a hatful of goals, but the lads really showed a lot of character the last 20-25 minutes".



No. 1 Kerber bows out of French Open

The 90th-ranked Nara defeated American teenager Amanda Anisimova, who was making her Grand Slam debut after reaching the junior final here a year ago, 3-6, 7-5, 6-4. 1". The 27-year-old had to undergo a four-hour operation to fix tendons and nerves in her left hand after sustaining knife wounds from an attacker at her home in Prostejov , Czech Republic, on December 20.