What It Was Like When Golden State Last Reached the NBA Finals


Focus on Sport/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Golden State Warriors' defeat of the Houston Rockets Wednesday catapulted the California team to the NBA finals for the first time in 40 years. In 1975, Golden State beat the Washington Bullets to win the title

Sprint Cup Series Visits Dover This Weekend


Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images(DOVER, Del.) -- The Sprint Cup Series will be in Delaware this weekend.Dover International Speedway will host the FedEx 400 Benefiting Autism Speaks on Sunday afternoon. Fox Sports 1's coverage of the race will begin at 1 p.m.

Scoreboard Roundup -- 5/28/15


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- AMERICAN LEAGUEChi White Sox 3, Baltimore 2 (first game)Baltimore 6, Chi White Sox 3 (second game)Boston 5, Texas 1L.A. Angels 12, Detroit 2  Oakland 5, N.Y. Yankees 4Cleveland 5, Seattle 3NATIONAL LEAGUEPittsburgh 11,

US Soccer Voting for Sepp Blatter's Rival in Upcoming FIFA Election Amid Arrests


FIFA President Sepp Blatter delivers his speech during the opening ceremony of the 65th FIFA Congress in Zurich, Switzerland on May 28, 2015. (Photo by Fatih Erel/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. Soccer Federation will vote for the rival

Chicago Bulls Dismiss Head Coach Tom Thibodeau


Photo by Cem Ozdel/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- The Chicago Bulls announced on Thursday that head coach Tom Thibodeau was relived of his duties.After losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the second round, Thibodeau's tenure seemed destined to b

Sepp Blatter: Corruption Allegations 'Bring Shame and Humiliation' to FIFA


Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images(ZURICH) -- FIFA President Sepp Blatter said Thursday that the allegations of corruption brought against 14 people "bring shame and humiliation" to the global soccer organization."There can be no place for corruption of any ki

Blackhawks Defeat Ducks 5-2 to Force Game 7


Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images(CHICAGO) -- The Chicago Blackhawks beat the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 Wednesday night, forcing a Game 7 in the Western Conference Final.Blackhawks right wing Andrew Shaw scored two goals in the third period and Brandon Saad, Maria

Riley Curry Steals Spotlight Again as Warriors Advance to NBA Finals


Ezra Shaw/Getty Images(OAKLAND, Calif.) -- The true champion of the 2015 NBA Playoffs isn't a player with the Golden State Warriors or Cleveland Cavaliers, the two teams facing off for the title.No, this postseason belongs to Riley Curry, the 2-year-old d

NASCAR Penalizes Three Teams for Charlotte Infractions


Jerry Markland/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Three Sprint Cup teams have been penalized for infractions at Charlotte Motor Speedway, which hosted the Coca-Cola 600 last weekend.NASCAR on Wednesday placed Jamie McMurray's crew chief, Matt McCall, on probation

Scoreboard Roundup -- 5/27/15


iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- INTERLEAGUESan Diego 5, L.A. Angels 4AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 12, Texas 3Chi White Sox 5, Toronto 3, 10 InningsN.Y. Yankees 4, Kansas City 2Minnesota 6, Boston 4Seattle 3, Tampa Bay 0Detroit 3, Oakland 2Baltimore 5, Houston

Ray McDonald Arrested for Violating Restraining Order


Chris Sweda/Chicago Tribune/TNS via Getty Images(SANTA CLARA, Calif.) -- Former San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears defensive lineman Ray McDonald was arrested again on Wednesday after allegedly violating a restraining order.Released on Monday by the Be

IndyCar Driver James Hinchcliffe Released from Hospital After Terrifying Crash


David Cooper/Toronto Star via Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) -- IndyCar Series driver James Hinchcliffe, who was involved in a horrific crash during practice before the Indianapolis 500 last week, was released from an Indiana hospital on Tuesday.According to

FIFA Inquiry Leads to Calls for Delay in Presidential Vote


Photo by Pressefoto Ulmer/ullstein bild via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Amid a U.S. and international investigation of corruption within FIFA, the Union of European Football Associations on Wednesday called for a delayed vote for FIFA's presidency.The elect

FIFA Officials Arrested over Alleged $150M Bribery Scheme


iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(ZURICH) -- In a series of overnight busts, authorities arrested high-ranking FIFA officials over allegations of vast racketeering and corruption involving more than $150 million in bribes and kickbacks spanning two decades in s

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