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All Rights Reserved en-us Mon, 25 May 2015 16:59:45 -0400 5 <![CDATA[Dive Bombers: American Olympians defeated Axis Powers in peace & war]]> http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/memorial-day-dive-bombers-frank-kurtz-marshall-wayne-olympics?xid=si_topstories How Frank Kurtz and Marshall Wayne went from diving fro the U.S. at the 1936 Olympics to flying reconnaissance missions during World War II. Mon, 25 May 2015 12:20:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/more-sports/2015/05/25/memorial-day-dive-bombers-frank-kurtz-marshall-wayne-olympics marquee Jon Wertheim Jon Wertheim Life among the trees: Harrison Barnes on the Warriors' small-ball defense http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/golden-state-warriors-defense-harrison-barnes-small-ball-nba-playoffs?xid=si_topstories Why is the Warriors' unconventional defense so successful? Its defense doesn't give up an inch even though it gives up the height advantage. Mon, 25 May 2015 08:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/golden-state-warriors-defense-harrison-barnes-small-ball-nba-playoffs marquee Life among the trees: Harrison Barnes on the Warriors' small-ball defense Chris Ballard Chris Ballard Honoring NFL's true veterans on Memorial Day http://www.si.com/external/link/honoring-nfls-true-veterans-memorial-day?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 07:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/honoring-nfls-true-veterans-memorial-day marquee Honoring NFL's true veterans on Memorial Day Greg A. Bedard Greg A. Bedard Power Rankings: Royals take over first, Indians surge, Yankees fall http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/power-rankings-royals-first-indians-rise-yankees-fall?xid=si_topstories Kansas City is the new No. 1 team in Power Rankings, red-hot Cleveland is climbing, and the Yankees have fallen into a massive slump. Mon, 25 May 2015 13:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/power-rankings-royals-first-indians-rise-yankees-fall marquee Power Rankings: Royals take over first, Indians surge, Yankees fall SI.com Staff Royals at Yankees Monday, May 25th, 2015 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/royals-yankees-monday-may-25th-2015-0?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 13:05:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/royals-yankees-monday-may-25th-2015-0 topstories Royals at Yankees Monday, May 25th, 2015 Nationals at Cubs Monday, May 25th, 2015 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/nationals-cubs-monday-may-25th-2015-0?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 14:20:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/game/2015/05/25/nationals-cubs-monday-may-25th-2015-0 topstories Nationals at Cubs Monday, May 25th, 2015 Texas Rangers activate Josh Hamilton from DL http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/24/josh-hamilton-texas-rangers-call?xid=si_topstories The Texas Rangers activated outfielder Josh Hamilton, who will join the club for Monday's game against the Cleveland Indians. Sun, 24 May 2015 11:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/24/josh-hamilton-texas-rangers-call topstories Texas Rangers activate Josh Hamilton from DL SI Wire Watchability Rankings: Cubs host Nationals in week's must-see series http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/watchability-rankings-cubs-nationals-felix-hernandez-chris-archer-andrew-mccutchen?xid=si_topstories The upstart Cubs take on the red-hot Nationals in this week's must-see series. What other games should you not miss? Mon, 25 May 2015 15:09:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/watchability-rankings-cubs-nationals-felix-hernandez-chris-archer-andrew-mccutchen topstories Watchability Rankings: Cubs host Nationals in week's must-see series SI Staff NBA draft rumors: Latest buzz around teams, players http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/nba-draft-rumors-news-prospects?xid=si_topstories As the 2015 NBA draft draws closer, rumors persist regarding the top picks and potential surprises. What's the latest? Mon, 25 May 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/nba-draft-rumors-news-prospects topstories NBA draft rumors: Latest buzz around teams, players SI Wire Easy-to-hate Howard has had great playoffs for Rockets http://www.si.com/external/link/easy-hate-howard-has-had-great-playoffs-rockets?xid=si_topstories Easy-to-hate Howard has had great playoffs for Rockets Mon, 25 May 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/external/link/easy-hate-howard-has-had-great-playoffs-rockets topstories Easy-to-hate Howard has had great playoffs for Rockets Cavs' Kyrie Irving a game-time decision for Game 4 vs. Hawks http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/kyrie-irving-injury-update-game-4-hawks-eastern-conference-finals?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/25/kyrie-irving-injury-update-game-4-hawks-eastern-conference-finals topstories Cavs' Kyrie Irving a game-time decision for Game 4 vs. Hawks SI Wire SI Vault: A quick, hard right and a needless storm of protests http://www.si.com/boxing/2015/05/22/si-vault-muhammad-ali-sonny-liston-phantom-punch?xid=si_topstories From the SI Vault: Tex Maule's account of Muhammad Ali's knockout of Sonny Liston in their heavyweight title bout on May 25, 1965, and why there was no phantom punch. Fri, 22 May 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/boxing/2015/05/22/si-vault-muhammad-ali-sonny-liston-phantom-punch topstories SI Vault: A quick, hard right and a needless storm of protests Tex Maule Bears' Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/chicago-bears-ray-mcdonald-arrested?xid=si_topstories Chicago Bears defensive end Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence, possible child endangerment Mon, 25 May 2015 13:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/chicago-bears-ray-mcdonald-arrested topstories Bears' Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence SI Wire French Open Day 3: Kvitova, Nadal, Serena, Djokovic open on Chatrier http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/french-open-day-3-matches-to-watch?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 13:21:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/25/french-open-day-3-matches-to-watch topstories French Open Day 3: Kvitova, Nadal, Serena, Djokovic open on Chatrier Courtney Nguyen Courtney Nguyen NCAA baseball tournament bracket: UCLA, LSU top 2 seeds; UNC snubbed http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/ncaa-baseball-tournament-bracket?xid=si_topstories UCLA and LSU were the top two overall seeds in the NCAA baseball tournament bracket released on Monday, while North Carolina was the biggest snub. Mon, 25 May 2015 13:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/ncaa-baseball-tournament-bracket topstories NCAA baseball tournament bracket: UCLA, LSU top 2 seeds; UNC snubbed SI Staff Mets manager: Matt Harvey could have 'dead arm' http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/new-york-mets-matt-harvey-dead-arm?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 07:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/mlb/2015/05/25/new-york-mets-matt-harvey-dead-arm topstories Mets manager: Matt Harvey could have 'dead arm' SI Wire Hawks question Dellavedova's 'track record' after Horford ejection http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/24/al-horford-ejected-matthew-dellavedova-hawks-cavaliers-video?xid=si_topstories Sun, 24 May 2015 21:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/24/al-horford-ejected-matthew-dellavedova-hawks-cavaliers-video topstories Hawks question Dellavedova's 'track record' after Horford ejection Ben Golliver Ben Golliver UEFA chief: FIFA will always lack credibility if Blatter re-elected http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/michel-platini-sepp-blatter-fifa-presidential-election?xid=si_topstories UEFA president Michel Platini says FIFA will lack credibility if Sepp Blatter is re-elected Mon, 25 May 2015 08:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/michel-platini-sepp-blatter-fifa-presidential-election topstories UEFA chief: FIFA will always lack credibility if Blatter re-elected SI Wire play fantasy http://www.si.com/external/link/play-fantasy?xid=si_topstories Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:30:00 -0500 http://www.si.com/external/link/play-fantasy topstories play fantasy Belmont odds: American Pharoah overwhelming betting favorite http://www.si.com/horse-racing/2015/05/25/belmont-stakes-odds-2015-american-pharoah?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 11:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/horse-racing/2015/05/25/belmont-stakes-odds-2015-american-pharoah topstories Belmont odds: American Pharoah overwhelming betting favorite SI Wire How standout rookie wide receivers typically fare in their second year http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/rookie-wide-receivers-1000-yards-mike-evans-kelvin-benjamin-odell-beckham-jr?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 11:28:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/rookie-wide-receivers-1000-yards-mike-evans-kelvin-benjamin-odell-beckham-jr xltile How standout rookie wide receivers typically fare in their second year Will Laws How standout rookie wide receivers typically fare in their second year http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/rookie-wide-receivers-1000-yards-mike-evans-kelvin-benjamin-odell-beckham-jr?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 11:28:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nfl/2015/05/25/rookie-wide-receivers-1000-yards-mike-evans-kelvin-benjamin-odell-beckham-jr xwtile How standout rookie wide receivers typically fare in their second year Will Laws LeBron James thinks twice, then seizes second chance to bury Hawks http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/24/lebron-james-cavaliers-hawks-game-3-eastern-conference-finals-2015-playoffs?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 04:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/2015/05/24/lebron-james-cavaliers-hawks-game-3-eastern-conference-finals-2015-playoffs writer LeBron James thinks twice, then seizes second chance to bury Hawks Ben Golliver Ben Golliver Two streaks a factor for the Blackhawks in Game 5 vs. Ducks http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/05/25/chicago-blackhawks-anaheim-ducks-game-5-western-conference-finals-preview?xid=si_topstories The Blackhawks must summon their killer instinct vs. the Ducks in Game 5 of their Western Conference finals series. Mon, 25 May 2015 12:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nhl/2015/05/25/chicago-blackhawks-anaheim-ducks-game-5-western-conference-finals-preview writer Two streaks a factor for the Blackhawks in Game 5 vs. Ducks Allan Muir Allan Muir Who's on the move? Major summer transfers to watch across Europe http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/summer-transfers-pogba-de-gea-cavani-sterling-falcao?xid=si_topstories Who could be on the move across Europe? From Paul Pogba to Raheem Sterling to Radamel Falcao, 10 potential transfers to watch for this summer. Mon, 25 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/25/summer-transfers-pogba-de-gea-cavani-sterling-falcao writer Who's on the move? Major summer transfers to watch across Europe Ben Lyttleton Ben Lyttleton Opening Sunday at French Open dominated by Federer's scare with fan http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/24/french-open-sunday-wertheim-mailbag?xid=si_topstories Sun, 24 May 2015 13:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/2015/05/24/french-open-sunday-wertheim-mailbag writer Opening Sunday at French Open dominated by Federer's scare with fan Jon Wertheim Jon Wertheim EPL Notes: Relief in Newcastle, Big Sam exits, more from the final day http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/24/epl-notebook-newcastle-united-hull-city-west-ham-final-day?xid=si_topstories The soundtrack at St James's Park for much of Sunday afternoon was the noise of nerves shredding.... Sun, 24 May 2015 14:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/planet-futbol/2015/05/24/epl-notebook-newcastle-united-hull-city-west-ham-final-day writer EPL Notes: Relief in Newcastle, Big Sam exits, more from the final day Peter Berlin Race blog: Juan Pablo Montoya wins 2015 Indianapolis 500 http://www.si.com/racing/2015/05/22/live-blog-2015-indianapolis-500?xid=si_topstories Indy 500 blog from Indianapolis Motor Speedway by SI.com's Andrew Lawrence. Sun, 24 May 2015 11:15:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/racing/2015/05/22/live-blog-2015-indianapolis-500 writer Race blog: Juan Pablo Montoya wins 2015 Indianapolis 500 Andrew Lawrence Andrew Lawrence Hawks' gameplan must run through Jeff Teague to make a comeback http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/jeff-teague-nba-atlanta-hawks?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated senior writer Phil Taylor gives his take on why all-star Jeff Teague should be the No.1 option for the Atlanta Hawks... Thu, 21 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/jeff-teague-nba-atlanta-hawks lists Hawks' gameplan must run through Jeff Teague to make a comeback Why Karl-Anthony Towns is more valuable than Jahlil Okafor at No. 1 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/karl-anthony-towns-jahlil-okafor-first-pick-nba-draft?xid=si_topstories Thu, 21 May 2015 16:30:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/karl-anthony-towns-jahlil-okafor-first-pick-nba-draft lists Why Karl-Anthony Towns is more valuable than Jahlil Okafor at No. 1 New York Rangers defense must step up to support Henrik Lundqvist http://www.si.com/sports-illustrated/video/2015/05/21/new-york-rangers-defense-support-henrik-lundqvist?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, Sports Illustrated writer-reporter Sarah Kwak discusses how Henrik Lundqvist's issues are mental and that the New York Rangers defense... Thu, 21 May 2015 15:45:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/sports-illustrated/video/2015/05/21/new-york-rangers-defense-support-henrik-lundqvist lists New York Rangers defense must step up to support Henrik Lundqvist Frank Kaminsky on the weirdest questions scouts are asking him ahead of the NBA draft http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/frank-kaminsky-weirdest-questions-scouts-ask?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, NBA draft prospect Frank Kaminsky talks about the weirdest question he was asked at the NBA combine. Thu, 21 May 2015 14:55:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/frank-kaminsky-weirdest-questions-scouts-ask lists Frank Kaminsky on the weirdest questions scouts are asking him ahead of the NBA draft Frank Kaminsky: I would take Jahlil Okafor No. 1 over Karl-Anthony Towns http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/nba-draft-frank-kaminsky-jahlil-okafor-karl-anthony-towns?xid=si_topstories On SI Now, NBA draft prospect Frank Kaminsky talks about playing against both Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns and chooses who he thinks should... Thu, 21 May 2015 14:29:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/nba/video/2015/05/21/nba-draft-frank-kaminsky-jahlil-okafor-karl-anthony-towns lists Frank Kaminsky: I would take Jahlil Okafor No. 1 over Karl-Anthony Towns French Open Day 2 http://www.si.com/tennis/photos/2015/05/25/french-open-day-2-photos?xid=si_topstories Mon, 25 May 2015 09:26:00 -0400 http://www.si.com/tennis/photos/2015/05/25/french-open-day-2-photos bigtiles French Open Day 2