Rizzo leads off, goes long; Happ hits slam as Cubs rout Mets

Rizzo leads off, goes long; Happ hits slam as Cubs rout Mets

Prior to the game, manager Terry Collins was singing Wheeler's praises as the right-hander entered the game with a 2.41 ERA in his last seven starts. Slugging first baseman Anthony Rizzo will bat lead-off for the Cubs against the Mets on Tuesday night at Citi Field, Maddon told the Spiegel and Parkins Show on 670 The Score.

2 out of 3 ain't bad: Warriors top Cavs for another title

The Warriors trailed the Grizzlies 61-38 at intermission, the fewest points Golden State would score in the first half all season. James added 13 rebounds, eight assists, two steals and one blocked shot over 46 minutes of play. James ranks third in all-time Finals scoring with 1,247 points, trailing only Jerry West with 1,679 and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, just 70 points ahead of James.

Former Longhorn Kevin Durant wins NBA Finals MVP as Warriors win title

Though those two were the focal point of their offense, one can not exclude the vast contributions of Andre Iguodala and Draymond Green with the latter scoring 10 points while grabbing 12 rebounds and dishing out 5 assists. He finished the evening with 10 points, 12 rebounds, five assists and two steals in 44 minutes of play. "I'm just happy for him". "That's the type of guy that I want to be with every single time I'm going to war".

Kevin Durant Did What He Came To Do

This marked the first time that the same two teams met in the NBA Finals for a third consecutive year, with the Warriors owning a 2-1 edge in the trilogy. LeBron James led the Cavaliers charge with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists but his efforts were ultimately in vain as the home team came out on top.

Dufner has another 65, opens big lead at Memorial

Dufner followed three birdies with as many bogeys in an inconsistent outward 36, but he rediscovered his form of the first two days on the back nine and remained unruffled by two lengthy delays due to storms in the Muirfield Village area. Dufner lost the lead in 65 minutes, allowed the field to catch up to him, and finished with a 77. Rookie Brett Coletta has demonstrated his pedigree as Australia's next US PGA Tour star with two gutsy rounds at the Memorial Tournament in Columbus, Ohio.

Josh Jackson cancels workout with Celtics

But I'm just being realistic and thinking about it. He hasn't been shy about his desire to get drafted by the second-picking Lakers, because they play in his native Southern California. There have also been reported concerns over the influence his outspoken father, LaVar, who claimed before the draft that Ball was only going to work out for the Lakers .