Unless they show some spunk, the dispirited New York Rangers face the ignominious prospect of being swept by the Los Angeles Kings in the Stanley Cup Finals.
Taylor Teagarden hit a grand slam in his Mets debut, Daniel Murphy had a two-run shot and New York beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 on June 10.
Ellsbury lined an RBI single to score Derek Jeter with the lead run in the eighth inning, and the Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on June 10.
Kawhi Leonard scored 29 points, leading the San Antonio Spurs to a 111-92 victory over the Miami Heat to take a 2-1 lead in the NBA finals.
The New York Knicks hired Derek Fisher as their new coach on June 10, with Phil Jackson turning to one of his most trustworthy former players.
The San Antonio Spurs, just missing a chance to take a 2-0 lead in the NBA Finals, head into Miami hoping they can take the Heat in their hometown.
Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling won’t sell the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer and will pursue his $1 billion federal lawsuit against the NBA.
America’s Cup officials have reduced the prospective venues for the next regatta from four to three, and it appears San Francisco has been eliminated.
Jonathan Quick stopped all 32 New York shots on June 9 to propel the L.A. Kings to a 3-0 win and 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven Stanley Cup NHL Final series.
The bats were cold as the Yankees went 1-for-17 with men in scoring position, dropping a close 2-1 game to the Kansas City Royals and pitcher James Shields.