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  • Rooney ‘more or less’ decided on Manchester United future
    (Reuters) - Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is close to making a decision about extending his 13-year stay at the Premier League club but will take a few weeks to contemplate, the 31-year-old has said. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • Kunitz at the double to send Pens to Stanley Cup Finals
    (The Sports Xchange) - Chris Kunitz scored his second goal of the game at 5:09 in double overtime to send the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Stanley Cup Finals with a thrilling 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators in Game Seven of their Eastern Conference Finals on Thursday. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • James surpasses Jordan as playoffs scoring leader
    (Reuters) - Cleveland forward LeBron James moved past Hall of Famer Michael Jordan as the leading scorer in NBA playoff history on his way to helping the Cavaliers ease into a third successive NBA Finals series on Thursday. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • Baseball for the blind takes flight in Cuba
    HAVANA (Reuters) - Yubis Zapata had to stop playing baseball when he lost his eyesight during military service due to an explosion, so for him, it is a miracle to be able to play once more, in Cuba's growing league for the blind. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
    (The Sports Xchange) - LeBron James and the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers are headed back to the NBA Finals. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • Murray struggles with illness on French Open eve: reports
    (Reuters) - World number one Andy Murray is battling to recover from illness before the French Open begins on Sunday, according to British media reports. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • Lewis, Hsu on top after first round in Ann Arbor
    (The Sports Xchange) - Stacy Lewis shot a seven-under 65 to take a share of the first-round lead with Taiwan's Hsu Wei-Ling in the Volvik Championship on Thursday in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • Manchester bombing on drivers’ minds at Indy 500
    INDIANAPOLIS (Reuters) - Even in the United States heartland the Manchester bomb attack that killed 22 people and left dozens injured was on the minds of drivers on Thursday who will race in the Indianapolis 500. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-26
  • Golf: Els calls two-shot penalty on himself at Wentworth
    VIRGINIA WATER, England, May 25 (Reuters) - Four-times major winner Ernie Els underlined why golf has a proud reputation for integrity and fair play by calling a two-shot penalty on himself at the BMW PGA Championship on Thursday. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-25
  • Motor racing: Bourdais released from hospital
    (Reuters) - Sebastien Bourdais, injured in a spectacular crash during qualifying for the Indianapolis 500, was discharged from hospital and moved to a local rehabilitation facility, IndyCar said on Thursday. ... read more
    Source: Reuters SportsPublished on 2017-05-25