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LEADING OFF: Rockies-Twins in surprising 1st-place matchup

LEADING OFF: Rockies-Twins in surprising 1st-place matchup

Third base coach Stu Cole #39 of the Colorado Rockies congratulates Charlie Blackmon #19 on a two-run home run against the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the game on May 16, 2017 at Target Field. That home run was also only the second allowed by Freeland in eight starts and the first since his second start of the year - a span of 36 innings without a homer.


Back to Boston: LeBron, Celtics meet again in postseason

Back to Boston: LeBron, Celtics meet again in postseason

If they make it to the NBA Finals , they will have surpassed every expectation and then some. Their opponent will be LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. So where do the Celtics have an edge here? I honestly don't think they can. On the way to the locker room following that Game 6 loss, he yanked off his Cavs jersey for what many thought was the last time .


Durant dominant, Warriors win for 3-0 lead

Durant dominant, Warriors win for 3-0 lead

Hayward and Gobert have played well the past two games, but Joe Johnson and Joe Ingles have regressed from a strong first round against the Los Angeles Clippers . The Warriors survived the game even with the Splash Brothers starting a combined 3-for-20 from the field. "We'll take some of the things we did well and use them in the next game".


Ronaldo leads Madrid to 3-0 win over Atletico in CL semis

Ronaldo leads Madrid to 3-0 win over Atletico in CL semis

There was no let off three minutes later, though, as Atletico failed to clear a corner and Casemiro's bouncing cross looped up for Ronaldo to power home a header. Atletico had kept nine clean sheets in its last 13 games in all competitions, conceding only four goals . " Atletico Madrid are a great team and they're in the semi-finals for a reason".


Team NZ crew working to fix boat ahead of America's Cup

Team NZ crew working to fix boat ahead of America's Cup

However, it was the scheduled 12th race, a rematch of their duel with Land Rover BAR, that proved the day's real talking point after the race was abandoned following a collision between the two boats in the pre-start, which resulted in both teams sustaining damage.



Celtics Win Draft Lottery

But we know better. The Suns not only lost the lottery, but they dropped two spots from their pre-lottery position to No. 4. It will also depend on what the Celtics do with their top pick. If De'Aaron Fox or Jayson Tatum had fallen, he'd have no choice but to draft him. Dallas Mavericks: They already share a state with Kawhi Leonard and James Harden.