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Warriors Take 3-0 Lead Over Cavs

And beyond those accomplishments, he moved the Warriors to the brink of the unthinkable: a ideal postseason. "You just stay patient, keep working, keep your head down". "But in the moment, I want to just play well that day. It's definitely hard to worry about that early in the season, but I knew if I kept working at it it would come back around at some point".



Hainsey scores to make it 6-0 Penguins

On his first shift, Crosby split Nashville's defence and rang a shot off the post, drawing a holding penalty in the process. The defending champions provided an emphatic reminder of why they're on the cusp of history with a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final to take a 3-2 lead.


Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals

Murray-Wawrinka, Nadal-Thiem in French Open semifinals

In the other men's singles semi-final today, world No. 1 Andy Murray , conqueror of Kei Nishikori , takes on a red-hot Stan Wawrinka , who outclassed Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-3, 6-1. It also piled the pressure back onto the 12-time Grand Slam victor to prove that he is still a contender at the majors following a second-round exit at the Australian Open in January.


French Open semis predictions: Rafa will roll, but no guarantees for Murray

French Open semis predictions: Rafa will roll, but no guarantees for Murray

But it is the Scot's tennis brain that has helped him win three grand slam titles, said Wilander. Thiem had lost to the Serb in the semi-finals a year ago and took just one game in a straight-sets loss in Rome in May. Tomorrow's semi-final will be the fourth meeting between Nadal and Thiem this season, all of which have come on clay. At the Rome Masters, Thiem beat Nadal 6-4, 6-3 to snap the Spaniard's 17-game winning streak, essentially putting the world on notice about his exploits ...


Ostapenko Overpowers Wozniacki to Reach First Major Semifinal

Ostapenko Overpowers Wozniacki to Reach First Major Semifinal

I saw her in the gym just right after our matches today, and we both said mutually to each other, 'Well done.' We hugged each other, because she's a really nice girl. The two men's quarterfinals - Novak Djokovic vs Dominic Thiem and Rafael Nadal vs Pablo Carreno Busta - that were supposed to take place on Tuesday, have been rescheduled for Wednesday.


Ostapenko beats Bacsinszky to reach French Open final

Ostapenko beats Bacsinszky to reach French Open final

Serve tosses were an adventure. There was fine weather, then rain, wind and the clay was blowing in our eyes. By the final resumption, the temperature was below 55 degrees (12 Celsius). She was playing her third consecutive French Open quarter-final on Tuesday and is now into her second semi in three years. The year before that, she lost in the first round of French Open qualifying.