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LeBron scores 35, Cleveland takes 3-0 lead

The Cavs won 115-94 to go 3-0 up in the series, with just one more victory required to advance. Kevin Love had 16 points on 9 shots to go with 13 rebounds in 32 minutes and looked as good offensively as he has this postseason. Thompson got the lead to 19 points on a layup with 5:47 to play. Oh, and by the way the Cavs are 7-0 and could legitimately sweep the east the way things are going right now.



Murray sent packing as Djokovic marches on at Madrid Open

Kei Nishikori, Djokovic's scheduled quarterfinal opponent, withdrew from the tournament this morning due to inflammation and pain in his right wrist that had sidelined him since Miami in March. "It feels great, I don't know how I did it but I played flawless during the game and I'm very happy about it", Coric told Television Espanola. Rafael Nadal is seeking his third consecutive clay court title after capturing the Monte Carlo Masters and Barcelona Open.



Guidetti: We can come back against Man United and reach Stockholm final

Mourinho picked out Rashford for particular praise, after his match-winning goal. Marcus Rashford's free-kick gave United victory in Spain, along with an away goal to take back to Old Trafford for next Thursday's second leg. Mourinho added at his post-match media conference: "He worked really hard and caused them problems". "United have been linked with a massive bid for Mbappe at Monaco but for me Rashford could be every bit as good if they just put their faith in him".


Dallas Stars acquire rights to G Ben Bishop from LA Kings

Dallas Stars acquire rights to G Ben Bishop from LA Kings

Bishop spent the 2004-05 season with the NAHL's Texas Tornado, playing in the same rink that holds the Stars' training complex in suburban Frisco. "I did my senior year of high school there, we won the championship, it was a great group of guys - lived on a golf course, had a pool - it was great".



Kyle Lowry opting out of final year of Raptors contract

Lowry was absent in games three and four in the Eastern Conference semifinals series with the Cleveland Cavaliers due to an ankle injury, NBA.com reports. The Cavs were 16 for 41 from 3-point range. "We're just sticking to it and I think with the DJ, it just gives them a different look and it gives guys motivation to work out to the music and just something different", he said.