1. Cavaliers Become 1st Team to Overcome 3-1 Deficit in NBA Finals

    When the final buzzer sounded at Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, following their 93-89 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 7 of the NBA Finals on Sunday, the Cleveland ...

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  2. James Becomes 5th Player to Win Finals MVP 3 or More Times

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James was an obvious choice for MVP of the 2016 NBA Finals, and he became the fifth player in league history to win the award three or more times, per NBA...

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  3. James Records 40 Points, 10 Assists in Finals Game for 2nd Time

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James had 41 points and 11 assists in Thursday's 115-101 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals, joining Jerry West as ...

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  4. Curry Breaks Record for Most 3-Pointers (28) in an NBA Finals Series

    Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry enters Sunday's Game 7 of the NBA Finals having already set a record for the most three-pointers made (28) in a single Finals series, per NBA...

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  5. Ronaldo vs. Zlatan: Which Titan Will Become the Euros' All-Time Leading Scorer?

    With the 2016 UEFA Euro Championship beginning in France, 24 countries set their sights on title glory...

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  6. Story, Seager Competing for Rookie Shortstop Home Run Record

    Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story and Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager have both broken the MLB record for most home runs before the All-Star break by a rookie shortstop, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN Stats & Info )...

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  7. MLB Sets Record for Most Strikeouts in a Calendar Month

    Those interested in massive offensive numbers, look away. MLB as a whole set a record in May for the most strikeouts in a calendar month, totaling 6,726 to best the previous record of 6,591 set in September 2015, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  8. How the Splash Brothers Fueled the Warriors' Unlikely Finals Appearance

    The Golden State Warriors punched their ticket to the 2016 NBA Finals after being on the brink of elimination at the hands of the Oklahoma City Thunder...

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  9. Real Madrid Becomes 1st Club to Win 5 Straight UCL Final Appearances

    Real Madrid became the first club to win five consecutive Champions League Final appearances with its victory over Atletico Madrid in Saturday's 2016 UCL Final in Milan, per STATS Football ...

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  10. Kershaw Posts Record-Setting 0.52 WHIP in Month of May

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw posted the best single-month WHIP by any starting pitcher (minimum five starts) since 1913, recording a sterling 0.52 mark over his six starts in May, per MLB Stat of the Day on Twitter...

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  11. Beltran Joins Exclusive Club Upon Recording 2,500th Hit

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran recorded his 2,500th career hit during the fourth inning of Saturday's eventual 9-5 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays, thereby joining Barry Bonds, ...

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  12. Thompson Sets NBA Playoff Record with 11 3-Pointers Made

    Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson set an NBA playoff record with his 11 three-pointers in Saturday's 108-101 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder, becoming the first ...

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  13. Urias Becomes 3rd Teenage Pitcher in Past 20 Years

    Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias , 19, became only the third teenager in the last 20 years to pitch in a major league game when he stepped onto the mound for the first inning ...

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  14. Manchester United Logs Joint-Lowest Win Total in Premier League Era

    Manchester United won just 19 league matches in 2015-16, tying a club record (2013-14) for fewest wins in a single season during the Premier League era, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  15. Warriors Lose Back-to-Back Games for 1st Time in 2015-16

    The Golden State Warriors have lost back-to-back games for the first time all season following Tuesday's 118-94 defeat at the hands of the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

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  16. A Look at Real Madrid's, Ronaldo's Champions League Records Shows Absurd Numbers

    If there is a record or milestone to be pursued in the UEFA Champions League, suffice it to say that Real Madrid already own it...

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  17. Kershaw Earns 3rd Shutout in May, Could Be Headed for 4th NL Cy Young Award

    Following Monday's outing against the Cincinnati Reds, Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw had thrown as many shutouts (3) in the month of May as the rest of MLB combined, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  18. Bismack Biyombo Joins Elite Company with 26-Rebound Performance

    Toronto Raptors center Bismack Biyombo grabbed a franchise-record 26 rebounds during Saturday's 99-84 Game 3 victory against the Cleveland Cavaliers , joining Hakeem Olajuwon ...

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  19. Ichiro Suzuki Draws Within 50 Hits of 3,000 for Career

    Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki collected a pinch-hit single during the eighth inning of Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia Phillies, bumping him up to 2,950 hits for his career...

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  20. Curry Breaks Record for Consecutive Playoff Games with 3-Pointer Made

    Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry continued to rewrite the NBA record book during Monday’s 108-102 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder, this time by becoming the first ...

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  21. Beltran Becomes 4th Switch-Hitter with 400 Career Home Runs

    New York Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran hit his 400th career home run during Sunday's 7-5 win over the Chicago White Sox, joining Mickey Mantle, Eddie Murray and Chipper Jones ...

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  22. If This Is the End, Tim Duncan Goes Down as a Postseason Legend

    We may have seen the last of Tim Duncan 's NBA career, as the Oklahoma City Thunder eliminated the San Antonio Spurs from the Western Conference playoffs Thursday night...

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  23. Syndergaard Becomes 2nd Mets Pitcher to Homer Twice in a Game

    New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard had an enjoyable night at the plate in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers and joined Walt Terrell (1983) as the only pitchers ...

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  24. Red Sox Become 1st Team Since 1999 to Score 13+ Runs in 3 Straight

    The Boston Red Sox scored 13 or more runs in each contest of a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics , becoming the first team since the 1999 Cleveland Indians to plate 13-plus runs in three consecutive games, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

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  25. Scherzer Becomes 4th Pitcher to Strike out 20 Batters in a Game

    Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer enjoyed a historic outing in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers, becoming just the fourth player in major league history to strike out 20 batters in a single game, per MLB Stat of the Day ...

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