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LeBron James celebrating after the Cavaliers beat the Warriors in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on June 7, 2015

NBA Finals: LBJ & Cavs earn ugly Game 2 win over Warriors

The Cavaliers overcame a fourth-quarter collapse to outlast the Golden State Warriors 95-93 on Sunday night.

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Truex breaks through at Pocono for 1st win since 2013

Martin Truex Jr. led the most laps for the fourth straight race, only this time he was in front on the one that mattered most, breaking through Sunday at Pocono Raceway for his first Sprint Cup victory since 2013.

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Wawrinka tops Djokovic in French final, denying career Slam

Wawrinka collected his second major title after last year's Australian Open.

Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop during the third period of Game 6 of a second-round NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoff series Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. The Lightning won the game 4-1 eliminating the Canadiens.

Stanley Cup: Lightning win but finish game without Bishop

The question now is whether Ben Bishop will be in goal for Game 3.

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American Pharoah wins Belmont to capture Triple Crown

American Pharoah entered horse racing's all-time greats by winning the Belmont Stakes to capture the coveted Triple Crown in nearly four decades.

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HISTORY: It’s a Triple Crown for American Pharoah

American Pharoah ends a 37-year drought as the 12th Triple Crown winner.

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Barcelona tops Juventus for UEFA crown

Goals from Ivan Rakitic, Luis Suarez and a last-minute strike from Neymar gave the champions of Spain their fourth European title in the past decade and fifth overall.

Serena Williams, of the United States, looks up at the scoreboard during her match against Francesca Schiavone, of Italy, in the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in New York.

Williams beats Safarova in 3 sets at French for 20th major

Williams stretched her Grand Slam winning streak to 21 matches, following titles at the U.S. Open last September and Australian Open in January

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This weekend’s sports schedule

Here's a look at some of this weekend's biggest sporting events.

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This week’s top sports shots

A look at some of this week's biggest plays and best moments in sports.

United States soccer head coach Jurgen Klinsmann waits as he is introduced during a press conference in East Hartford, Conn. Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. The U.S. will host Ecuador in a friendly soccer match on Friday.

Late goals by Williams, Wood lead US over Netherlands

Danny Williams scored in the 89th minute and Bobby Wood in the 90th, capping a comeback from a two-goal second-half deficit and giving the United States a 4-3 win over the Netherlands.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving celebrates after making a 3-point basket against the Golden State Warriors during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, March 14, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. Cleveland won 103-94.

Cavs’ Irving has fractured knee cap, out for 3-4 months

Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has a fractured left knee cap and will have surgery that will end his season.

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Facing 5 NCAA charges, UNC plans response in academic case

North Carolina and the NCAA appear to agree on at least one thing: The school has corrected problems that led to its long-running academic fraud scandal through numerous reforms and personnel changes.

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Roberto Clemente biopic in the works

Studio bosses hope to adapt David Maraniss' biography "Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero," for the big screen.

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Brazil soccer puts harsh glare on Nike, other sponsors

International companies face a grilling over their powerful role in soccer as a former star player vows to expose suspect marketing and their links to corrupt payments.

Kentucky Derby favorite American Pharoah, ridden by exercise rider Jorge Alvarez, gallops at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Ky., Thursday, April 30, 2015.

Will 37-year Triple Crown drought end today?

Coverage of the Belmont Stakes begins at 2:00pm on KPUG 1170AM.

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The big money behind the Belmont Stakes

There's a lot of money on the line as American Pharoah vies for the first Triple Crown since 1978.

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MLB: Rodriguez cousin gets jail time

A cousin of the Yankees star has been sentenced to seven months in prison after pleading guilty on federal drug charges.

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NBA Finals: Top 5 plays from Game 1

The NBA Finals opened in dramatic fashion.

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FIFA: Blatter to skip Olympic meeting next week

The embattled president announced plans to resign from FIFA earlier this week.

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Filmmakers bet on ‘Monopoly’ movie

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SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — “Monopoly” is going Hollywood. Lionsgate says it will turn the classic board game into a…

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18 All-American movies for Independence Day

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Enjoy the holiday weekend with some classic American cinema.

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Stronger economy, cheap gas means more people on the road

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More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.

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‘Fatal Attraction’ coming to the small screen

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The 1987 thriller starring Michael Douglas and Glenn Close is set to be adapted for the small screen.

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7 songs for your 4th of July playlist

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Celebrate the 4th of July the way our founding fathers intended: with an epic playlist.