TORONTO (AP) – The Toronto Raptors have opened the NBA Finals with a 118-109 downing of the two-time defending-champion Golden State Warriors. Pascal Siakam led the way with a playoff career-high 32 points, while teammate Kawhi Leonard added 23, eight rebounds and five assists. Stephen Curry scored 34 points and Klay Thompson had 21 for the Warriors, who are seeking their third straight championship.
ST. LOUIS (AP) – St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist has been suspended for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Final for delivering an elbow to the head of Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk on Wednesday. Sundqvist was assessed only a two-minute minor penalty for boarding for the hit that knocked Grzelcyk out of the game and possibly longer. Boston coach Bruce Cassidy said Grzelcyk was in concussion protocol and considered day-to-day.
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) – Ryan Moore birdied five of his first seven holes en route to a 7-under 65 that puts him one ahead of Jordan Spieth after the opening round of the Memorial. Only two of his seven birdies were longer than 10 feet, and the only time he came close to a bogey was on his opening hole. Tiger Woods made a pair of late birdies to salvage a 70 in his first round since missing the cut at the PGA Championship.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) – Japan’s Mamiko Higa shot a bogey-free 6-under 65 for the lowest round in a U.S. Women’s Open debut. That gives the Duke sophomore a one-stroke lead over American amateur Gina Kim and Germany’s Esther Henseleit. The 25-year-old Higa tied for the third-lowest round in U.S. Women’s Open history, two off the mark set by Helen Alfredsson in 1994. Celine Boutier of France shot 67.
PARIS (AP) – The French Open continues today as Americans Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys look to advance. Stephens is scheduled to face Polona Hercog in third-round action, and Keys will try to complete her match after splitting the first two sets against Priscilla Hon. Men’s second seed Rafael Nadal has a third-round meeting with David Goffin, and No. 3 Roger Federer is scheduled to take on Casper Ruud.