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No practice, no problem for Phil Mickelson

But the four-time major victor then bogeyed the fifth and although he did birdie the ninth for the third day running, he was unable to pick up further shots on the par-five 11th or short 12th, where his long-iron tee-shot bounded through the green.


Cavaliers, Warriors closing in on third straight NBA Finals

Cavaliers, Warriors closing in on third straight NBA Finals

Defeated the third-seeded Houston Rockets 4-2 in the Western Conference semifinals. San Antonio is now 69-25 overall, 33-13 on the road and 48-44-2 against the spread. The Warriors are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games playing on 3 or more days rest, 12-4-1 ATS in their last 17 vs. The Warriors are 8-0 in the playoffs, and stretching back into the regular season have won nine in a row and 23 of 24.



Brunt promises Chelsea tough test at West Brom

Chelsea can get the job done with a win over West Bromwich Albion on Friday. "Over the years we've had good games against them and we've had a few good results at The Hawthorns, so we'll be turning up confident and trying to win the game", McAuley said.


Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

Chapman stayed in the game, and Girardi later said the lefty had no pain or discomfort. The Yankees announced the move Sunday, May 14, before the first game of a day-night doubleheader against the Houston Astros. Aside from issuing too many walks, Betances has been tremendous this season. He was 4-1 with a 1.55 ERA with 36 saves and 90 strikeouts during the regular season in 2016.



Golden State Warriors vs San Antonio Spurs

They cruised to the No. 1 seed and took care of Portland and Utah in four-game sweeps in the first two rounds. The Warriors and Cavaliers have been so dominant in sweeping their first two National Basketball Association playoff series that the William Hill sports book has posted a prop bet asking if either team will go undefeated in the postseason.


National Basketball Association roundup: Thomas scores 53 in Celtics' OT win

National Basketball Association roundup: Thomas scores 53 in Celtics' OT win

Winning tonight's game 2 and keeping the home court edge heading to Washington for critical games 3 & 4 is paramount. He set the tone with a strong first quarter, and finished the game with a slew of solid plays as well. Jones dunked with 18.7 seconds left in Game 1 and then was slapped with the technical for taunting Norman Powell, who earlier had delivered a shot to Kevin Love's groin.