Cavaliers sweep past Hawks in rout

CLEVELAND - LeBron James scored 23 points, Kyrie Irving returned after missing two games and the Cleveland Cavaliers reserved a spot in the NBA Finals with a 118-88 victory.
By Tom Withers

Dodgers blank Braves

LOS ANGELES - Clayton Kershaw combined with two relievers on a five-hitter and capped a six-run fourth inning with an RBI single and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 8-0.
By Joe Resnick

Greenbrier-Gainesville finale rescheduled

The GHSA Class AAAAA state baseball championship series finale between Greenbrier and Gainesville scheduled for Tuesday was postponed and rescheduled for Wednesday at noon.
By Scott Rouch

Rangers force Game 7 with Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. - Derek Brassard had a hat trick and Henrik Lundqvist stopped 36 shots in another season-saving performance as the New York Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 7-3.
By Fred Goodall

Sock it to 'em: Americans Sock, John Isner win openers

PARIS - Jack Sock, a 22-year-old born in Nebraska and currently residing in Florida, and former Georgia standout John Isner, won first-round matches at Roland Garros.
By Howard Fendrich

Freeman makes opening bid to be starting running back for Falcons

Devonta Freeman believes he is next in line to be the Falcons' starting running back.
By Charles Odum

'Offensive defensemen' carry Ducks

CHICAGO - Anaheim stars Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler are drawing a lot of attention in the Western Conference finals. 
By Greg Beacham

GreenJackets game postponed

The Augusta GreenJackets game against the Greenville Drive was postponed Tuesday because of rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader Wednesday starting at 5:05 p.m.

Reyes throwing harder, better for GreenJackets

GreenJackets right-hander Jose Reyes is back with Augusta after six rough outings in 2013, and he's showing better velocity and sharper stuff to post system-leading numbers so far.
By David Lee

Campbell named interim Paine coach

Paine College hired Chase Campbell today to be its interim head men's basketball coach for the 2015-16 season.
By Chris Gay

Palace Malice to skip Metropolitan Mile

Palace Malice will not race in the Metropolitan Mile on June 6 and instead will be pointed toward the Whitney Handicap in August.

Players have different takes on the Senior PGA Championship course

Colin Montgomerie and Woody Austin had different opinion about the course used for the Senior PGA Championship.
By Doug Ferguson

All eyes on Johnny as Manziel practices with Browns

Johnny Manziel on field with teammates for first time before media following rehab stint.

Warriors try again to close out Rockets

The Golden State Warriors will get another chance to close out the Houston Rockets Wednesday at home and advance to the franchise's first NBA Finals in 40 years.
By Antonio Gonzalez

Tigers are holding steady despite problems

All things considered, the Detroit Tigers are off to a solid start - but they're still waiting for significant contributions from some of their biggest stars.
By Noah Trister

Guest coaching, graduate transfers are hot SEC topics

DESTIN, Fla. - Satellite camps and graduate transfers are hot topics on first day of Southeasteern Conference Meeting.
By Mark Long

Campbell becomes Paine head men's basketball coach

Chase Campbell signed a contract Tuesday to be Paine College's interim head men's basketball coach for the 2015-16 season.
By Chris Gay

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