Italy opened its campaign with an impressive victory over Belgium, while defending champion Spain beat the Czech Republic on a good day for the big teams at the European Championship on Monday.
Even with little at stake, the expectation is Lionel Messi will play in Argentina's final group game of the Copa America. But Argentina manager Gerardo Martino was coy on Monday as to whether Messi will be on the field from the start, or if it'll be another supporting performance off the bench from the star forward who has been dealing with a back injury.
LeBron James and Kyrie Irving unleashed two of the greatest do-or-die performances in NBA Finals history Monday, sustaining the Cleveland Cavaliers' title dreams and denying Golden State a home championship celebration.
Record or not, Ichiro Suzuki is closing in on a big name and a famous number.
Like everyone else, Draymond Green could only watch as LeBron James and Kyrie Irving sent the NBA Finals back to Cleveland. James had 41 points, 16 rebounds and seven assists and Kyrie Irving also scored 41 points to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 112-97 victory over the Warriors on Monday night, ensuring the NBA Finals will go back to Cleveland.
Germany began its campaign to add the 2016 European Championship to its 2014 World Cup with a promising 2-0 victory over Ukraine on Sunday, while England and Russia were threatened with expulsion from the tournament.
Soccer hooliganism has been making a comeback at the European Championship and is challenging French authorities who have struggled to deal with the sudden surge in violence.
Peru's recent history against Brazil is marked by lots of losses and a few missed opportunities. That changed in a big way Sunday night -- with the help from a fortunate non-call.
Cole Hamels became the seventh active pitcher to reach 2,000 strikeouts as he helped the Texas Rangers beat division rival Seattle Mariners 6-4 on Sunday.