BOSTON Michael Chavis pointed to a young boy in the press box, letting him know how impressed he was that a 5-year-old announced his name so well.
TORONTO Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points, including eight in the second overtime, and the Toronto Raptors beat Milwaukee 118-112 on Sunday night to cut the Bucks lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference finals.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. Brooks Koepka took his place in PGA Championship history with a wire-to-wire victory, minus the style points.
ROME Rafael Nadal is right back where he wants to be.
PORTLAND, Ore. With Kevin Durant out, Draymond Green has taken it upon himself to boost Golden State.
NEW YORK Deontay Wilder emphatically got back into the win column Saturday night, knocking out Dominic Breazeale with an overpowering right hand in the first round to defend his heavyweight title.
BALTIMORE Mark Casse completed a lifelong quest two weeks after the scare of a lifetime. And he did so in a race featuring a riderless horse that threw his jockey out of the gate and kept running.
ROME After losing in the semifinals of three straight clay-court tournaments, Rafael Nadal looked more like his old, dominant self when he beat Stefanos Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 to reach the Italian Open final on Saturday.
Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry have more than held their own against Giannis Antetokounmpo and Khris Middleton so far in these Eastern Conference finals.
OAKLAND, Calif. The Golden State Warriors displayed that familiar swagger, celebrated in front of the home crowd as they so love to do and got contributions on both ends of the floor from up and down the roster.
MILWAUKEE Down for most of the game, clearly rusty at times after nearly a full week off, the Milwaukee Bucks looked very much like a team in trouble.
KAILUA-KONA Fresh off his record setting cycling performance at the Lavaman Waikoloa triathlon, Kealakehe High School senior Caleb Barville put more riders in his rear view mirror on May 5 with in a dominating victory at Oahus Malaekahana State Time Trial Championship.
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. Jordan Spieth needs to win the PGA Championship for the career Grand Slam. Masters champion Tiger Woods needs to win the next three majors to capture an unprecedented calendar Grand Slam.
OAKLAND, Calif. Stephen Curry had all kinds of room for a change and capitalized, finding his shooting touch in a hurry to get Golden State on a roll. Portlands defenders were too far back in the paint or a step behind all night.
KAILUA-KONA After dedicating many years of his life to teaching Big Island kids how to play in the mud, Erik Ashley had a chance to get a little dirty himself last weekend.
NEW YORK No sooner do the injury-ravaged Yankees finally get a player back than two more go down.