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  • NBA: Playoffs-Atlanta Hawks at Cleveland Cavaliers
    LeBron carries Cavs to overtime win … Reuters - 25 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - LeBron James was exhausted and banged-up, but he came through in the clutch as the Cleveland Cavaliers earned a thrilling overtime 114-111 win over the Atlanta … More »LeBron carries Cavs to overtime win …

    NBA: Playoffs-Atlanta Hawks at Cleveland Cavaliers

    (Reuters) - LeBron James was exhausted and banged-up, but he came through in the clutch as the Cleveland Cavaliers earned a thrilling overtime 114-111 win over the Atlanta Hawks to take a strangle hold of the Eastern Conference finals. James missed his first 10 shots in the game, but soon found his range and scored 15 …

  • Jeff Teague of the Atlanta Hawks goes up against LeBron James (R) of the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game Three of the Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on May 24, 2015
    Hobbled LeBron James helps push Hawks … AFP News - 32 minutes ago

    LeBron James played through a myriad of injuries Sunday as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Eastern … More »Hobbled LeBron James helps push Hawks …

    Jeff Teague of the Atlanta Hawks goes up against LeBron James (R) of the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game Three of the Eastern Conference Finals at Quicken Loans Arena on May 24, 2015

    LeBron James played through a myriad of injuries Sunday as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. James recorded his first triple double of the playoffs, finishing with 37 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists as Cleveland pushed the …

  • Texas Rangers pitcher Shawn Tolleson, right, celebrates with catcher Robinson Chirinos after the Rangers defeated the New York Yankees, 5-2, in a baseball game Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)
    Rangers beat Yanks 5-2 for New York's … Associated Press - 33 minutes ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Even before meeting up with Josh Hamilton, the Texas Rangers are streaking. More »Rangers beat Yanks 5-2 for New York's …

    Texas Rangers pitcher Shawn Tolleson, right, celebrates with catcher Robinson Chirinos after the Rangers defeated the New York Yankees, 5-2, in a baseball game Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

    NEW YORK (AP) — Even before meeting up with Josh Hamilton, the Texas Rangers are streaking.

  • Ben Bishop (L) of the Tampa Bay Lightning tends net duirng the game against the New York Rangers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals at Madison Square Garden on May 24, 2015
    Bishop blanks Rangers as Lightning take … AFP News - 34 minutes ago

    Ben Bishop rebounded from a subpar game four, stopping all 26 shots he faced as Tampa Bay blanked New York 2-0 to move within one win of advancing to the Stanley Cup … More »Bishop blanks Rangers as Lightning take …

    Ben Bishop (L) of the Tampa Bay Lightning tends net duirng the game against the New York Rangers in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals at Madison Square Garden on May 24, 2015

    Ben Bishop rebounded from a subpar game four, stopping all 26 shots he faced as Tampa Bay blanked New York 2-0 to move within one win of advancing to the Stanley Cup finals. Bishop bounced back with a perfect performance for his second career playoff shutout Sunday after allowing 10 goals in his previous two games in the …

  • NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Tampa Bay Lightning at New York Rangers
    Lightning strikes to close in on Stanley … Reuters - 54 minutes ago

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tampa Bay Lightning stood firm on defense before striking with two brilliant second-period goals to move within one victory of the … More »Lightning strikes to close in on Stanley …

    NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Tampa Bay Lightning at New York Rangers

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Tampa Bay Lightning stood firm on defense before striking with two brilliant second-period goals to move within one victory of the Stanley Cup Finals with a 2-0 road win over the New York Rangers on Sunday. The victory lifted Tampa Bay into a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference …

  • NBA: Hobbled James helps push Hawks … AFP News - 57 minutes ago

    LeBron James played through a myriad of injuries Sunday as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Eastern … More »NBA: Hobbled James helps push Hawks …

    LeBron James played through a myriad of injuries Sunday as the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. James recorded his first triple double of the playoffs, finishing with 37 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists as Cleveland pushed the …

  • Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, lies exhausted on the floor after the Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)
    LeBron's triple-double helps Cavs … Associated Press - 1 hour 1 minute ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James dropped to his knees and slapped the floor with his hand. More »LeBron's triple-double helps Cavs …

    Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James, lies exhausted on the floor after the Cavaliers beat the Atlanta Hawks 114-111 in overtime in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs Sunday, May 24, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane)

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James dropped to his knees and slapped the floor with his hand.

  • NBA: Playoff results AFP News - 1 hour 27 minutes ago

    Result on Sunday in the Eastern Conference final of the 2015 NBA playoffs (best-of-seven): More »NBA: Playoff results

    Result on Sunday in the Eastern Conference final of the 2015 NBA playoffs (best-of-seven):

  • New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) collides with Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) during the third period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in New York. The Lightning won 2-0. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin)
    Stamkos has goal and assist, Lightning … Associated Press - 1 hour 36 minutes ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — Scoring goals made the Tampa Bay Lightning one of the NHL's most entertaining teams this season. Playing defense for the first time in three games … More »Stamkos has goal and assist, Lightning …

    New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) collides with Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Ryan Callahan (24) during the third period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Sunday, May 24, 2015, in New York. The Lightning won 2-0. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin)

    NEW YORK (AP) — Scoring goals made the Tampa Bay Lightning one of the NHL's most entertaining teams this season. Playing defense for the first time in three games has them within a victory of the Stanley Cup finals for the second time in franchise history.

  • Carl Edwards celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
    Carl Edwards races to first victory … Associated Press - 1 hour 41 minutes ago

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Even a master strategist like Joe Gibbs wasn't sure his team made the right call. More »Carl Edwards races to first victory …

    Carl Edwards celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Even a master strategist like Joe Gibbs wasn't sure his team made the right call.

  • Chelsea defender John Terry holds up the Premier League trophy after the match against Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 24, 2015
    English elite cast about in Chelsea's … AFP News - 1 hour 44 minutes ago

    While Chelsea head into the close season serene in the knowledge of their Premier League supremacy, the English summer holds weeks of recalibration for the teams seeking … More »English elite cast about in Chelsea's …

    Chelsea defender John Terry holds up the Premier League trophy after the match against Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 24, 2015

    While Chelsea head into the close season serene in the knowledge of their Premier League supremacy, the English summer holds weeks of recalibration for the teams seeking to topple them. Can Manchester City, the usurped champions and runners-up this season, successfully rejuvenate a starting XI that has barely changed since …

  • Matt Kenseth (20) and Carl Edwards (19) race out of Turn 4 during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
    The Latest: Carl Edwards wins NASCAR's … Associated Press - 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    The Associated Press covers the biggest day in motorsports, from Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix to the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600. The latest … More »The Latest: Carl Edwards wins NASCAR's …

    Matt Kenseth (20) and Carl Edwards (19) race out of Turn 4 during the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C., Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

    The Associated Press covers the biggest day in motorsports, from Formula One's Monaco Grand Prix to the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600. The latest from the tracks:

  • A Hamburg SV supporter waves a flag in the stands ahead of their German Bundesliga first division soccer match against Schalke 04 in Hamburg
    European roundup: Hamburg safe for now, … Reuters - 1 hour 57 minutes ago

    Hamburg SV avoided a first Bundesliga drop but must go through the torment again in a relegation playoff while Hull City were the fall guys in England. ENGLAND Hull … More »European roundup: Hamburg safe for now, …

    A Hamburg SV supporter waves a flag in the stands ahead of their German Bundesliga first division soccer match against Schalke 04 in Hamburg

    Hamburg SV avoided a first Bundesliga drop but must go through the torment again in a relegation playoff while Hull City were the fall guys in England. ENGLAND Hull City were relegated from the Premier League after two years in the top flight while Newcastle United survived the drop on a final day of drama as the season …

  • Striker Diego Costa scores Chelsea's sixth goal during the Premier League match against Everton at Goodison Park on August 30, 2014
    The five best Premier League games of … AFP News - 2 hours 5 minutes ago

    The Premier League season came to an end on Sunday after serving up nine months of thrills and spills that ended with Jose Mourinho's Chelsea top of the pile. Here, … More »The five best Premier League games of …

    Striker Diego Costa scores Chelsea's sixth goal during the Premier League match against Everton at Goodison Park on August 30, 2014

    The Premier League season came to an end on Sunday after serving up nine months of thrills and spills that ended with Jose Mourinho's Chelsea top of the pile. Here, AFP Sports selects the five most exciting matches from the campaign: Everton 3 Chelsea 6, August 30 Sweeping forward with an almost reckless abandon, Jose …

  • Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea touches the hand of midfielder Marouane Fellaini during the Premier League match against Arsenal at Old Trafford on May 17, 2015
    AFP's Premier League team of the … AFP News - 2 hours 17 minutes ago

    As the 2014-15 Premier League season fades into the sunset, AFP's London football writers present their team of the season, playing in a 4-4-2 formation: Goalkeeper … More »AFP's Premier League team of the …

    Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea touches the hand of midfielder Marouane Fellaini during the Premier League match against Arsenal at Old Trafford on May 17, 2015

    As the 2014-15 Premier League season fades into the sunset, AFP's London football writers present their team of the season, playing in a 4-4-2 formation: Goalkeeper David de Gea (Manchester United) The error-prone start to the Spaniard's Old Trafford career seemed a distant memory at the end of a superb campaign that could …

  • Union upset Red Bulls at home, Wondolowski … Reuters - 2 hours 21 minutes ago

    (Reuters) - The Philadelphia Union upset the New York Red Bulls with a 2-0 victory on Sunday, their first win at their rivals in the five years since their inception. … More »Union upset Red Bulls at home, Wondolowski …

    (Reuters) - The Philadelphia Union upset the New York Red Bulls with a 2-0 victory on Sunday, their first win at their rivals in the five years since their inception. The Eastern Conference rivals were scoreless until the 57th minute when Union midfielder Vincent Nogueira backheeled in an attempt from Cristian Maidana. …

  • Stoke City v Liverpool - Barclays Premier League
    Gerrard and Lampard bid farewell with … Reuters - 2 hours 28 minutes ago

    Steven Gerrard disconsolately trudged off an English Premier League pitch for the final time after his beloved Liverpool were battered 6-1 at Stoke City, their worst … More »Gerrard and Lampard bid farewell with …

    Stoke City v Liverpool - Barclays Premier League

    Steven Gerrard disconsolately trudged off an English Premier League pitch for the final time after his beloved Liverpool were battered 6-1 at Stoke City, their worst top-flight defeat since 1963. At least the 34-year-old, who leaves for Los Angeles Galaxy having been the heartbeat of Anfield for 15 years, managed a goal …

  • Chelsea v Sunderland - Barclays Premier League
    Celebrating Drogba challenges 'new … Reuters - 2 hours 45 minutes ago

    By Clare Lovell LONDON (Reuters) - The departing Didier Drogba threw down the gauntlet to the young Chelsea squad on Sunday as he led Premier League celebrations at … More »Celebrating Drogba challenges 'new …

    Chelsea v Sunderland - Barclays Premier League

    By Clare Lovell LONDON (Reuters) - The departing Didier Drogba threw down the gauntlet to the young Chelsea squad on Sunday as he led Premier League celebrations at Stamford Bridge, telling them they had to win more titles to stand comparison with the class of 2005. Sporting the gold crown from the Premier League trophy, …

  • LeBron James, de los Cavaliers de Cleveland, salta para disparar frnete a Mike Muscala, de los Hawks de Atlanta, el domingo 24 de mayo de 2015, en el tercer duelo de la final de la Conferencia del Este (AP Foto/Tony Dejak)
    LeBron aporta 'triple doble'; … Associated Press - 2 hours 46 minutes ago

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James cayó de rodillas y golpeó el suelo con la palma de a mano. More »LeBron aporta 'triple doble'; …

    LeBron James, de los Cavaliers de Cleveland, salta para disparar frnete a Mike Muscala, de los Hawks de Atlanta, el domingo 24 de mayo de 2015, en el tercer duelo de la final de la Conferencia del Este (AP Foto/Tony Dejak)

    CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James cayó de rodillas y golpeó el suelo con la palma de a mano.

  • Manchester United v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League
    Manchester United decide against signing … Reuters - 2 hours 47 minutes ago

    Manchester United will not be signing Colombia forward Radamel Falcao on a permanent basis, the Premier League club said on Sunday after the final game of the season. … More »Manchester United decide against signing …

    Manchester United v Arsenal - Barclays Premier League

    Manchester United will not be signing Colombia forward Radamel Falcao on a permanent basis, the Premier League club said on Sunday after the final game of the season. The 29-year-old will return to parent club Monaco, at least initially, after four goals in 29 appearances was not deemed good enough for United to consider …