Bring on Cavaliers-Warriors, a long-awaited NBA Finals trilogy
With LeBron James and Stephen Curry elevating the star power, the third finals between Cleveland and Golden State might make a myth of NBA parity, but the drama of the matchup should prove irresistible.
Cavs advance to face Warriors in NBA Finals
Cleveland's NBA-record 13th straight win in a closeout game set up a third straight Cavs-Warriors Finals, and LeBron James seventh trip in a row overall.
LeBron's performance sends Cavs back to the Finals.
LeBron James passes Michael Jordan as the all-time scorer in playoff history, totaling 35 points and lifting the Cavs back to another matchup with the Warriors.
BT Sport highlights: Ajax 0-2 Manchester United.
BT Sport highlight: Jose Mourinho and Manchester United proved all doubters wrong by winning the Europa League and ensuring a spot in next season's Champions League.
The seven stages of Rooney's career
From prodigy to senior pro, the last 15 years in the spotlight have been an often rocky ride, but Wayne Rooney will one day be recalled as a legend.
Mourinho, 'spin' and Man United's progress
Gab Marcotti: Is Man United's season now a success? Jose Mourinho may be coy with his answer but there's certainly a lot of work ahead.
Richard Sherman won't let go, and it's a problem
The exclusive account of how this offseason of discontent in Seattle traces to the Super Bowl That Got Away and the rift it created between Richard Sherman, Russell Wilson and Pete Carroll.
De La Hoya warns fans off Floyd-Conor 'circus'
Oscar De La Hoya, one of boxing's most significant promoters, issued an open letter to boxing fans on Thursday slamming the proposed match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
Liverpool's miracle in Istanbul.
On this day in 2005, Liverpool came back from 3-0 down at half-time against AC Milan to win the UEFA Champions League.
Driver reaction: Monaco Thursday practice
ESPN rounds up all the reaction from up and down the Monte Carlo paddock following practice for the Monaco Grand Prix.
The other legacy of Ayrton Senna
When it comes to motor-racing icons, one of the names high on everyone's list is Ayrton Senna. Similarly iconic is the Monaco Grand Prix, the jewel in F1's crown and home to the Fairmont-Lowes-Station hairpin, depending on your era.
Watch Laurence Edmondson navigate the Monaco circuit.
ESPN's Laurence Edmondson completes a lap of the Monaco circuit ahead of the grand prix this weekend.
LeBron James' boulevard of broken East teams
The Eastern Conference is full of once-hopeful teams that were ruined by LeBron, whose domination of the conference covers most of a decade.
What's Brad Stevens drawing up now? Only he knows
Celtics coach Brad Stevens keeps turning X's into "ohhhs" and has been credited by LeBron James for being unpredictable in his after-timeout plays. But just how much of a difference do his playcalls make? We have a quantifiable answer.
Confident Irving a better closer than LeBron.
Stephen A. Smith has more faith in Kyrie Irving to handle closing out games than LeBron James.
Andretti: Alonso should consider IndyCar in 2018
Mario Andretti says Fernando Alonso should consider a full year in IndyCar next year because his chance of finding a winning car are so slim.
Indy 500 video diary: Excitement building.
Nate Saunders checks in from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway after getting his first taste of the iconic circuit.
Full coverage: Fernando Alonso at the Indy 500
All you need to know about Fernando Alonso's rookie Indy 500 appearance at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 28.
Farrell: Defence will be key for Lions
Andy Farrell accepts that defence will be "a massive part" of the British & Irish Lions' game as they prepare to tackle world champions New Zealand.
'Not yet on the plane, not yet a Lion'
Billy Vunipola is the latest in a long line of British & Irish hopefuls to see their dream dashed in the weeks between the squad announcement and departure on tour.
At home with Anthony Watson.
Akin Solanke-Caulker sat down with Anthony Watson to discuss Lions selection, Eddie Jones and haircuts.
Pochettino is not going anywhere - Levy
Mauricio Pochettino has guaranteed he will still be Tottenham Hotspur's manager next season, insisting there is no buyout clause in his contract.
Klopp: Liverpool holding Sturridge talks
Daniel Sturridge insists he is happy at Liverpool but says it is for the club to decide on his future.
Welbeck hoping for FA Cup respite.
Arsenal's Danny Welbeck wants to win the FA Cup to bring some glory to a disappointing season for the Gunners.
Stokes' injury worry throws spotlight on Moeen's place
If England opt to rest Ben Stokes before the Champions Trophy, Moeen Ali could find himself out of the XI for the South Africa series; but it's a possibility that doesn't worry him too much.
England have no weaknesses - Kohli
Virat Kohli admitted England, with their batting strength and approach at home, will be the team to beat in the Champions Trophy.
'No intelligence on match-fixing' - Flanagan.
ICC Anti-Corruption Unit Chairman Sir Ronnie Flanagan on Thursday talked about security and match-fixing threats to the ICC Champions Trophy.
Murray hoping to stay on top.
Andy Murray hopes to remain near the top of the world rankings, despite having challengers both young and old.
London to host ATP World Tour Finals until '20
The ATP World Tour Finals will be hosted in London until 2020, ATP executive chairman and president Chris Kermode has announced.
Will this be the most exciting women's French Open ever?
No Serena. No Sharapova. And don't forget about the struggling state of some of the other top women. This means almost anyone can win the French Open.
Van Garderen wins stage 18, Dumoulin leads Giro
Tejay van Garderen claimed his first grand tour victory on the tough 18th stage of the Giro d'Italia as Tom Dumoulin kept the pink jersey.
Penguins barely sneak into finals
Chris Kunitz's second goal of the game was the difference as the Penguins squeezed past the resilient Senators in double overtime. They now are four wins away from their second straight Stanley Cup finals win, but the Predators stand in their way.
Kunitz's 2OT slapshot sends Penguins to Stanley Cup finals.
In double overtime, Sidney Crosby sets up Chris Kunitz, who slaps the puck into the net, earning the Penguins a return trip to the Stanley Cup finals.
Vote: Who will win the Stanley Cup finals?
The Penguins will face off against the Predators in the Stanley Cup finals starting Monday night. Who will take home the coveted hardware?
Frazier's 3-run shot puts Pirates up for good.
Adam Frazier drills Bartolo Colon's pitch well into the stands, allowing Gift Ngoepe and Jody Mercer to cross the plate for Pittsburgh.
Young Braves fan has ball taken, gets one back
After a security guard took a ball from a young fan because the man he was with procured it by committing fan interference, the Braves said that the child received an autographed ball and an invite to return.
The mystery of Masahiro Tanaka
The ace of the Yankees has been plain awful so far this season. His team says it's just a rut. He insists he's healthy. So what exactly is wrong?
Barnwell's NFC West report cards: 49ers' rebuild on schedule?
San Francisco nailed the draft. Arizona re-signed a rising star. Los Angeles overhauled its coaching staff. Seattle avoided a major mistake. Here's how each NFC West team fared in free agency and the draft.
New Bears WR Cruz believes 'a lot left in tank'
Victor Cruz, who had 303 catches and 25 TDs in seven years with the Giants, has reached a one-year deal with the Bears.
Does Seahawks' D resent Russell Wilson?
ESPN The Magazine's Seth Wickersham examines the strain in the Seahawks' locker room between the offense and the defense.
Catch the highlights from every match in the knockout stages of the 2016/17 UEFA Champions League.
Updated tables from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Keep track of all the important upcoming fixtures in the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.
Results and scores from the Premier League, Champions League, La Liga, English Football League and more.