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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan for most 30-point postseason games

LeBron James passes Michael Jordan for most 30-point postseason games

CLEVELAND — LeBron James passed Michael Jordan for the most 30-point games in NBA playoff history by scoring 33 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers‘ 110-102 Game 3 Finals loss to the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday. James set the mark by hitting a 3-pointer with 1 minute, 57 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter to […]

Three former Michigan State football players sentenced to probation

Three former Michigan State football players sentenced to probation

CLOSE Attorney Karen Truszkowski reads a victim-impact statement on behalf of the woman who was assaulted by three former MSU football players in Rosemarie Aquilina’s courtroom. Matthew Dae Smith and Eric Lacy, Lansing State Journal Buy Photo Former Michigan State University football players Josh King, Donnie Corley and Demetric Vance each faced sexual assault charges […]

Belmont Stakes 2018 post draw: Justify draws Post 1, odds, lineup, horses, contenders, best positions

Belmont Stakes 2018 post draw: Justify draws Post 1, odds, lineup, horses, contenders, best positions

So what are Jody Demling’s 2018 Belmont picks? Where does Justify finish? And what long shot do you need to jump on? Visit SportsLine now to get Jody Demling’s Belmont Stakes picks and predictions for every single horse, all from the horse racing guru who nailed the 1-2 finish and superfecta last year. It’s almost time for […]

It's all happening. The Capitals are one win away from the Stanley Cup.

It's all happening. The Capitals are one win away from the Stanley Cup.

Devante Smith-Pelly celebrates after his goal in the first period. (Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post) Stanley Cup finals: Game 4 Washington Capitals 6, Vegas Golden Knights 2 Series: Capitals lead, 3-1 Next game: Thursday, June 7, 8 p.m. ET | TV: NBC • The story: The Capitals were lucky, then good in Game 4 and are now a win away […]

'I'm 80 Per Cent,' Says Neymar After Scoring for Brazil in Comeback Appearance

'I'm 80 Per Cent,' Says Neymar After Scoring for Brazil in Comeback Appearance

James Williamson – AMA/Getty Images Neymar admitted he is still not quite at 100 per cent despite finding the net in his first appearance in over three months on Sunday, just 11 days before the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.  The Paris Saint-Germain star opened the scoring for Brazil as they […]

French Open 2018 scores: Americans Sloane Stephens, Madison Keys cruise into quarterfinals

French Open 2018 scores: Americans Sloane Stephens, Madison Keys cruise into quarterfinals

Madison Keys is heading to the French Open quarterfinals for the first time after dispatching No. 31 Mihaela Buzarnescu of Romania in straight sets on Sunday at Roland Garros. Joining her in the round of eight is her close friend, fellow American Sloane Stephens, the 2017 US Open winner, who rolled past No. 25 Anett […]

The Serena-Sharapova rivalry is as compelling as it is lopsided

The Serena-Sharapova rivalry is as compelling as it is lopsided

PARIS — She is rifling back through the pages of the calendar match by match in this tournament, heating up gradually, making her absence melt away. Serena Williams and her space-age catsuit have now traveled far enough in time to book a fourth-round date with a familiar foil, Maria Sharapova. “Aujourd’hui c’est tres solide pour […]

Castellanos has HR, 3 hits to lift Tigers over Blue Jays 5-2

Castellanos has HR, 3 hits to lift Tigers over Blue Jays 5-2

DETROIT (AP) Nicholas Castellanos filled in admirably as the anchor of Detroit’s lineup with Miguel Cabrera on the disabled list. With the two-time MVP back in the batting order, Castellanos didn’t show any signs of slowing Friday night. Castellanos homered and had three hits, Cabrera got a hit in his return and the Tigers beat […]

'Real Madrid in shock' as Zinedine Zidane throws in the towel

'Real Madrid in shock' as Zinedine Zidane throws in the towel

4:23 AM ET Dermot CorriganESPN FC The morning after Zinedine Zidane’s shock resignation as Real Madrid coach left many in the local media still coming to terms with the news – which came as a total surprise to those in and around the club. Although some claimed to have seen it coming and to understand […]

Zinedine Zidane Leaves Florentino Pérez's Real Madrid on His Own Terms

Zinedine Zidane Leaves Florentino Pérez's Real Madrid on His Own Terms

He knew, perhaps, that it would not — could not — last. The explanation he gave for standing aside now was that the club and the players needed “a change to carry on winning.” He said, “After three years, it needs another voice, another way of working, and that’s why I took this decision.” Zidane […]