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Boston Celtics Win, Move On To Eastern Conference Finals Against Lebron

Thomas doesn't have a LeBron James-like player to lean on when he is having an off night. A look at how the Cleveland Cavaliers and Boston Celtics match up for the Eastern Conference finals playoff series. Stevens channeled Bill Belichick and advised his players to "do your job". That's because throughout this season the conversation hasn't so much been about which team would come out of the East, as much as how much resistance any team could offer the Cavs.



WTA CEO unhappy with Sharapova's French Open snub

The retirement came 2½ hours after French Tennis Federation president Bernard Giudicelli announced he would not invite Sharapova to Roland Garros because of her past doping ban. Sharapova can still play at Wimbledon on merit by following the paths of James Magee and Conor Niland through the qualifying event in Roehampton, or, the club can elevate her into the main draw.


Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract

Pochettino staying at Spurs, no buyout clause in contract

Tottenham said an emotional farewell to White Hart Lane on Sunday, with a 2-1 win against Manchester United the ideal send-off for the 118-year stadium before it is demolished it make room for a new arena. "So now it is time for us to look at it and find a way to fix the team, find better tools to improve in our methods and the way that we handle and manage the team".


Was Jose Bautista's bat flip too much?

Was Jose Bautista's bat flip too much?

As is his custom, Bautista celebrated the dinger by staring at it from home plate then flipping his bat aggressively before rounding the bases. Bautista stared down O'Flaherty, then flipped his bat. While Bautista was apologetic after the game, the Braves certainly were not amused by the display. It's frustrating as a pitcher. "I understand why (the Braves) would be upset in that situation and I just told them how I felt", Bautista told reporters .


Mourinho vows to keep United fresh for final

Mourinho vows to keep United fresh for final

Manchester United should be "embarrassed" at trailing Premier League leaders Chelsea by 19 points and Jose Mourinho's first year in charge will not be considered a success even if they win the Europa League , former skipper Roy Keane said.


National Football League says 'no records' show that Tom Brady had a concussion

National Football League says 'no records' show that Tom Brady had a concussion

In the ESPN interview, Brady acknowledged his wife would play a role in his decision to eventually retire. What's more likely - that Brady has never suffered a concussion in 17 years, or that he had and it was never publicly disclosed? The injury, which was not reported by the team, left her anxious about how long he should continue to play football.