Cavs hold on ... Halep vs. Ostapenko ... Belmont Stakes
CLEVELAND (AP) — Golden State’s perfect postseason is over. LeBron James recorded a triple-double, Kyrie Irving scored 40 points and the Cavaliers broke scoring records while outperforming the NBA’s most electrifying offense in a testy Game 4, beating the Warriors 137-116 and snapping their 15-game playoff winning streak. Game 5 takes place Monday.
PARIS (AP) — Third-seeded Simona Halep of Romania will face unseeded Jelena (yeh-LAY’-nah) Ostapenko of Latvia in today’s women’s final at the French Open. The winner will be a first-time Grand Slam champion. If Halep wins, she also will move up to No. 1 in the rankings for the first time. She was the runner-up at Roland Garros in 2014.
NEW YORK (AP) — This year’s Triple Crown trail comes to an end in a Belmont Stakes without the Kentucky Derby and Preakness winners or the expected favorite who dropped out. No horse has dominated the 3-year-old ranks so far, leaving the 1½-mile Belmont up for grabs among 12 horses that will run today.
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods told officers during his DUI arrest last month that he had taken Xanax, as well as other prescription medications. Woods’ claim was revealed in an unredacted version of the Jupiter, Florida, Police Department’s report obtained by The Golf Channel. Woods was found asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes on May 29.
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State’s top pitcher, who as a teenager pleaded guilty to molesting a 6-year-old girl, says he’s asked to be excused from playing. Luke Heimlich said in a statement that he didn’t want to be a distraction to the team, which began play in the NCAA super regionals last night against Vanderbilt.