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Cavs downplay effects of Pacers' Stephenson

The Cavaliers insist Lance Stephenson's antics won't influence their focus after run-ins with the Pacers guard in Sunday's 104-100 win, which tied their series at 2-2. "It's not worth it to give that extra energy to him," Cavs forward Jeff Green said.

Reliance on top line dooms Colorado Avalanche in Stanley Cup Playoffs

By: Kyle Fredrickson

Point blame for the Avalanche’s Stanley Cup Playoffs demise in any direction you’d like. Youth. Injuries. Talent. However, in the aftermath of its Game 6 elimination against Nashville, consider the Avs’ top line. The combination of center Nathan MacKinnon and wingers Gabe Landeskog and Mikko Rantanen, coined the “MGM line,”...

Spurs' victory historic for Ginobili; Parker, too

Manu Ginobili extended a benchmark he set this postseason, as the only player age 40 or older to score in double figures off the bench in the postseason. But his 132nd win with teammate Tony Parker was a first in NBA playoff history.

Hundreds of South African soccer fans riot at game

By: Gerald Imray

Hundreds of South African soccer fans disgruntled at the performance of their team rioted at a game on Saturday night. They assaulted at least one security guard on the field, attacked others with chairs, set parts of the stadium on fire and caused extensive damage. They were shocking scenes in...

PHOTOS: 36th annual Cherry Creek Sneak

By: Helen H. Richardson

Thousands of people turned out for the 36th annual Cherry Creek Sneak road race on April 22, 2018 in Denver. The race, which heralds spring in Colorado, includes a 10-mile race, a 5 mile run/walk, a 5K race and a kids 1/2 mile fun run. The temperatures were cool but...