Warriors Well-Built for Success Over the Long Haul

This championship was revenge for the Golden State Warriors , who blew a 3-1 lead in last year's NBA Finals to the Cleveland Cavaliers . James collected a game-high 13 rebounds and added eight assists to go while becoming the first player ever to average a triple-double in the Finals.

Twice is nice: Rizzo hits another leadoff homer for Cubs

Twice is nice: Rizzo hits another leadoff homer for Cubs

Jhoulys Chacin (6-5) pitched seven innings, allowing five hits and two runs. Then Kyle Schwarber launched a 467-foot, two-run rocket for a three-run lead in the fourth. Jerry Blevins (4-0) struck out three of his four batters to earn the win. INF T.J. Rivera was recalled instead. Walker (5-3) allowed a run and six hits in his first appearance since May 19.

Kerr plans to coach Warriors 'for a long time'

Warriors owner Joe Lacob is adamant that effort starts with Stephen Curry , who is an unrestricted free agent this summer. Warriors coach Steve Kerr told Monte Pool of NBC Bay Area last November that he would not accept an invite extended by Trump if the team won a championship.

What should the New York Yankees do with Aaron Hicks?

Angels starter Alex Meyer gave up two runs and five hits but lasted only 4 2/3 innings, his outing abbreviated because of five walks and a high pitch count (93). The outfielder enhanced his credentials by going 4 for 4 with a walk, scoring four times and driving in three ( see full recap ). On the verge of a possible four game sweep of the defending world champion Chicago Cubs , in Wrigleyville nonetheless, and now on a seven game winning streak, the Colorado Rockies are proving that ...

Klay Thompson wins second NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James said his emotions were "all over the place" as he tried to deal with losing the NBA Finals despite another Herculean individual effort. But Durant was quick to congratulate last year's champions. Cavaliers forward LeBron James was the highest scorer on the night with 41 points and early in the second quarter they appeared to be in the driver's seat, having built an eight-point lead.

National Basketball Association title a vindication for Warriors' Durant

National Basketball Association title a vindication for Warriors' Durant

After 10 years playing in the league, an MVP season, one lost final and negative attention after his decision to join the Warriors and leave Oklahoma, Kevin Durant finally became a champion. According to several reports, the Warriors are listed as a minus -200 favourite to repeat as champions next year. "He's freaking awesome", Irving said of James.