Oregon State (42-12) is the No. 1 seed for the first time after being No. 3 a year ago. The Beavers have one of the nation's best starting rotations in Ben Wetzler, Jace Fry and Andrew Moore and one of the top offensive players in the country in left fielder Michael Conforto.
After playing in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals, the Thunder forward said Monday that his strained left calf is feeling fine, and he expects to be able to play Tuesday in Game 4.
In by far the biggest development of the tournament's first two days, Stanislas Wawrinka lost in the first round at Roland Garros with a defeat to 41st-ranked Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain.
Monday at the French Open featured an upset of 2014 Australian Open winner Stanislas Wawrinka.
The finish was well worth the wait for Ryan Hunter-Reay, who nudged out Helio Castroneves to win the Indianapolis 500.
Ray Allen added 16 points and led a late-game charge for the Heat, who lead the best-of-seven series 2-1. Game 4 is Monday night in Miami.
Jaime Garcia took another step in his comeback from shoulder surgery by getting a win Saturday night, and Yadier Molina homered again in the city where he's always booed to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
Real struck three times in the second period of extra time, Gareth Bale's header in the 110th minute, Marcelo's shot in the 118th and Cristiano Ronaldo's penalty at the end.
Born in Alabama, Johannsson moved to Iceland at age 3. The speedy young forward, who scored 26 goals this season for the Dutch club AZ Alkmaar, figures he might be able to sway some Icelandic fans and convince them to cheer for him as he heads to Brazil as part of coach Jurgen Klinsmann's 23-man roster announced Thursday.
Serena Williams comes into the French Open as a defending champion and a bit more of a fan-favorite thanks to her ties to Roland Garros.
Drew Doughty had a third-period goal and an assist, and Jonathan Quick made 24 saves as the Kings returned to Staples Center with an impressive two-way effort against the defending Stanley Cup champions.
Sage Karam, a 19-year-old IndyCar rookie, brings some liveliness to the field for Sunday's race.
With so much attention on Kurt Busch, who will become just the fourth driver in history to compete in both the 500 and NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 on the same day, so many other elements of this magical race at historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway have been somewhat overlooked.
Chris Evert, one of the greatest women's tennis players of all time, won the first of her 18 Grand Slam singles titles 40 years ago at the 1974 French Open.
Todd Frazier hit a three-run homer off Shelby Miller, who had won his last six decisions, and Devin Mesoraco added a solo shot as the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 on Friday night and tightened the top of the NL Central.
Montreal cut New York's series lead to 2-1, and can tie it Sunday night at Madison Square Garden before heading home for Game 5.
The St. Louis Cardinals completed a three-game sweep of Arizona by beating the Diamondbacks 4-2 Thursday night.
The world's No. 2 tennis player has sparked worldwide financial and media support for victims of the massive floods that have killed at least 45 people and left hundreds of thousands homeless in Serbia, Bosnia and Croatia.
Rafael Nadal will still be favored by most to win the clay-court Grand Slam tournament yet again. He is, after all, 59-1 for his career at Roland Garros, winner of a record eight championships, including the last four. Still, if the 2014 tennis season to date is any indication, there could be some surprises in store when play begins in Paris on Sunday.
"We urge you and the National Football League to send the same clear message as the NBA did: that racism and bigotry have no place in professional sports," says a letter from 49 U.S. senators.