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LeBron James' Los Angeles home vandalized with slur

Speaking to reporters at NBA Finals media day in Oakland, California, James said hate in America remains alive "every single day". But when he was asked about the crime, the Cavaliers star didn't duck the question. "It's kind of killing me". James said it's hard knowing that he won't see his children back in Akron, Ohio, for another week, where his wife is handling everything.


WSBK Rider Nicky Hayden Dies After Sustaining Injuries In Bicycle Crash

WSBK Rider Nicky Hayden Dies After Sustaining Injuries In Bicycle Crash

As noted by BBC Sport , Hayden was said to have suffered "serious cerebral damage" as a result of the collision. U.S. motorcycle driver Nicky Hayden , seriously injured in a bicycle accident Wednesday, died on Monday, the Cesena hospital in central Italy said, where the 2006 MotoGP world champion was hospitalized.



Slurring, unsteady Tiger Woods shown in police video

Photos of Tiger Woods' auto after he was found asleep at the wheel were released Wednesday by Jupiter police . The police report following the arrest of Tiger Woods in Florida for DUI. He said he was headed to Orange County. The officer tells Woods that he's "not even looking at the light" as he asks him to track a flashlight with his eyes.



Cleveland Cavaliers have no shortage of motivation in NBA Finals

For the third time in a row, they aren't favored, but they have a deep bench and several great 3-point shooters. The ultimate championship rubber match, which most everyone expected the moment last year's Finals ended, begins on Thursday in Oakland and will cap what has been a predictable 82-game regular season and lopsided postseason.



Six lessons the Lions must learn to win in New Zealand

McGeechan has been involved in seven tours as a player and coach. There is nothing like a Lions tour to get the juices flowing, particularly as this Lions squad can genuinely challenge the All Blacks if (and it is a big if) they play to their potential.



Jason Ross: NBA FINALS, THE WAIT IS OVER

Despite being the defending champions, the Cavs are still the underdogs, a point that they don't seem to agree with. "I feel good about our chances", LeBron James said this week. Bench play is always important and the Cavs may be slightly deeper but it may not matter. According to ESPN , Durant could take less money than the potential max extension that he could have earned in order to keep other players with the Warriors .