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New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle (22) celebrates his game-tying goal during the third period of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against the Tampa Bay Lightning in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday, May 20, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 20: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals argues with home plate umpire Marvin Hudson #51 after being thrown out of the game in the third inning against the New York Yankees at Nationals Park on May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)
Belgium's Philippe Gilbert celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Imola to Vicenza, Italy, Thursday, May 21, 2015. Alberto Contador extended his overall lead ahead of Fabio Aru to 17 seconds while Philippe Gilbert won the rainy 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Thursday. (Daniel Dal Zennaro/ANSA via AP)
Oakland Athletics' Billy Burns, right, is tagged out by Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve while trying to steal second base during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 19, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) topples over Houston Rockets forward Trevor Ariza (1) during the first half in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals of the NBA basketball playoffs, Monday, May 25, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
WINDSOR, ON - MAY 22: Tonia Couch & Sarah Barrow of Great Britain compete in the Women's 10m Synchro Final during the FINA/NVC Diving World Series at the Windsor International Aquatic & Training Centre on May 22, 2015 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)
Arkansas outfielder Andrew Benintendi jumps into the wall during the fifth inning after Florida's Peter Alonso hit a triple in a Southeastern Conference college baseball tournament game, Friday, May 22, 2015, in Hoover, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Serbia's Ana Ivanovic returns in the first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Sunday, May 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
Washington Nationals' Bryce Harper (34) walks to the locker room following a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Sunday, May 24, 2015, at Nationals Park in Washington. The Nationals won 4-1. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 22: Jake Houtby of Queensland competes on the Parallel Bars whilst Kent Pieterse of Victoria competes on the High Bar during the Australian Gymnastic Championships Mens and Womens All Round Final on May 22, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
MONTE-CARLO, MONACO - MAY 24: Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP celebrates winning the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 24, 2015 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)
Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia, left, dashes toward home plate as Texas Rangers starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez, right, scoops the ball to catcher Carlos Corporan, who tagged out Pedroia, after Hanley Ramirez reached first on a fielder's choice during the fourth inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Thursday, May 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 24: Ana Ivanovic of Serbia plays a forehand in her Women's Singles match against Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan on day one of the 2015 French Open at Roland Garros on May 24, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - MAY 22: Tristan Thompson #13 of the Cleveland Cavaliers dunks against the Atlanta Hawks in the third quarter during Game Two of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena on May 22, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 25: Matt Beleskey #39 of the Anaheim Ducks celebrates with Corey Perry #10 and teammates after he scored the game winning overime goal to defeat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Honda Center on May 25, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
CINCINNATI, OH - MAY 25: Brandon Barnes #1 of the Colorado Rockies holds up his glove after going into the stands to catch a foul ball in the second inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on May 25, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 25: Winning captain Russell Martin of Norwich City celebrates with the trophy alongside team mates after the Sky Bet Championship Playoff Final between Middlesbrough and Norwich City at Wembley Stadium on May 25, 2015 in London, England. Norwich City seal promotion to the Premier League with a 2-0 victory (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 24: Tory Dickson of the Bulldogs and Heritier Lumumba of the Demons compete for a mark during the round eight AFL match between the Melbourne Demons and the Western Bulldogs at Melbourne Cricket Ground on May 24, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 24: Jeff Teague #0 of the Atlanta Hawks shoots against Matthew Dellavedova #8 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the fourth quarter during Game Three of the Eastern Conference Finals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena on May 24, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 24: Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates after scoring a goal against Henrik Lundqvist #30 of the New York Rangers during the second period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 24, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - MAY 24: Frank Lampard of Manchester City is thrown into the air by his team mates after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at Etihad Stadium on May 24, 2015 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)
FRENCH LICK, IN - MAY 23: Colin Montgomerie of Scotland hits his tee shot on the second hole during the third round of the 2015 Senior PGA Championship Presented By KitchenAid at the Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort on May 23, 2015 in French Lick, Indiana. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/PGA of America via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 22: Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees walks back to the dugout between innings against the Texas Rangers during their game at Yankee Stadium on May 22, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Juventus' goalkeeper and captain Gianluigi Buffon celebrates with the Italian League's trophy during a ceremony following the Italian Serie A football match Juventus vs Napoli on May 23, 2015 at the Juventus stadium in Turin. Juventus won the Coppa Italia on May 20, 2015 and the Italian League today after their 3-1 victory over Napoli. AFP PHOTO / GIUSEPPE CACACE (Photo credit should read GIUSEPPE CACACE/AFP/Getty Images)
BATH, ENGLAND - MAY 23: Tommy Bell of Leicester is tackled by Semesa Rokoduguni of Bath during the Aviva Premiership Semi Final match between Bath Rugby and Leicester Tigers at Recreation Ground on May 23, 2015 in Bath, England. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 23: Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees steals second as Adam Rosales #9 of the Texas Rangers defends in the first inning on May 23, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
MONTE-CARLO, MONACO - MAY 24: Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP drives during the Monaco Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit de Monaco on May 24, 2015 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
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France’s Sacha Treille, center, celebrates with teammates after defeating Latvia in the Hockey World Championships Group A match in Prague, Czech Republic, Tuesday, May 12, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 12: A general view as a double rainbow forms overhead during a Melbourne Victory A-League training session at Gosch's Paddock on May 12, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. Melbourne Victory will play Sydney FC in the A-League grand final in Melbourne on Sunday. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
Chicago White Sox catcher Geovany Soto argues as Milwaukee Brewers' Carlos Gomez reacts after being called safe at home during the fifth inning of a baseball game Monday, May 11, 2015, in Milwaukee. Gomez was safe after hitting a triple and a throwing error on Avisail Garcia. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 12: Jordan Eberle (L) of Canada scores his team's opening goal over Bernhard Starkbaum (R), goaltender of Austria during the IIHF World Championship group A match between Canada and Austria at o2 Arena on May 12, 2015 in Prague, Czech Republic. (Photo by Martin Rose/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 11: Scott Van Slyke #33 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates with Enrique Hernandez #14 and Justin Turner #10 after hitting a walk off three run home run at the bottom of the ninth inning during a game against the Miami Marlins at Dodger Stadium on May 11, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo is hugged by teammate Sergio Ramos, rear, after Ronaldo scored 1-0 during the Champions League second leg semifinal soccer match between Real Madrid and Juventus, at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Wednesday, May 13, 2015. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
Seattle Mariners' Logan Morrison, left, greets Mike Zunino at home after scoring on Zunino's two-run home run against the San Diego Padres during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia, right, is called out at second base by umpire Brian Knight (91) in the first inning of a baseball game against the Oakland Athletics Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Pedroia was out trying to stretch a single into a double. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)
Houston Rockets' Dwight Howard (12) pulls down a rebound in front of teammate Terrence Jones (6) and Los Angeles Clippers' Glen Davis, center, during the first half in Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference semifinals Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving (2) passes off the as Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose defends during the second half of Game 5 in a second-round NBA basketball playoff series Tuesday, May 12, 2015, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
The puck, shot by New York Rangers center Derek Stepan (21) gets past Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby (70) for the winning goal in overtime of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Wednesday, May 13, 2015, in New York. The Rangers won 2-1. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
SINGAPORE - MAY 14: General view of trackwork from Kranji Racecourse on May 14, 2015 in Singapore. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)
Arizona celebrates after Chelsea Goodacre ties the game in the bottom of the seventh inning with a two-run home run against Minnesota during an NCAA college softball tournament regional championship game, Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Tucson, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo, from Portugal, falls while playing against Espanyol during a Spanish La Liga soccer match at Cornella-El Prat stadium in Cornella Llobregat, Spain, Sunday, May 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
Houston Rockets guard Corey Brewer (33) pins a loose ball on Los Angeles Clippers guard Dahntay Jones (31) as forward Matt Barnes (22) tries to help during the second half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball Western Conference semifinals Sunday, May 17, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
CHARLOTTE, NC - MAY 15: Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland tees off on the first hole during round two at the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club on May 15, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Canada’s Tyler Ennis celebrates his team's opening goal against Russia, scored by Cody Eakin, during the Hockey World Championships gold medal match in Prague, Czech Republic, Sunday, May 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
San Francisco Giants' Brandon Crawford, bottom, steals second base against Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips (4) in the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, May 15, 2015, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
New York Rangers center Derek Stepan (21) gets tangled up with Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) during the second period of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final during the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs, Saturday, May 16, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
CSKA Moscow's Kyle Hines, right, in action with Olympiacos' Dimitris Agravanis, centre during the Euroleague Final Four semifinal basketball match between CSKA Moscow and Olympiacos in Madrid, Spain, Friday, May 15, 2015. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)
Houston Astros' Evan Gattis tosses his bat after striking out against the San Francisco Giants during the fourth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 13, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
NEWPORT, RI - MAY 17: In this handout image provided by the Volvo Ocean Race, Abu Dhabi Ocean Racing during the start of Leg 7 from Newport to Lisbon on May 17, 2015 in Newport, Rhode Island. The Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 is the 12th running of this ocean marathon. Starting from Alicante in Spain on October 04, 2014, the route, spanning some 39,379 nautical miles, visits 11 ports in eleven countries (Spain, South Africa, United Arab Emirates, China, New Zealand, Brazil, United States, Portugal, France, The Netherlands and Sweden) over nine months. The Volvo Ocean Race is the world's premier ocean yacht race for professional racing crews. (Photo by Ainhoa Sanchez / Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images)
BARCELONA, SPAIN - MAY 17: Elite men enter the water during Ironman 70.3 on May 17, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images for Ironman)
ST POLTEN, AUSTRIA - MAY 17: Participants await the start of the race during the Ironman 70.3: St. Polten on May 17, 2015 in St Polten, Austria. (Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images for Ironman)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 16: Ben Bishop #30 of the Tampa Bay Lightning stretches before the start of the third period in Game One of the Eastern Conference Finals against the New York Rangers during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on May 16, 2015 in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Lighting 2-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
BALTIMORE, MD - MAY 16: Horses race prior to the 140th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 16, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)
BATH, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Steph Reynolds (L) of Gloucester is pursued by Matt Banahan of Bath during the Aviva Premiership match between Bath Rugby and Gloucester Rugby at the Recreation Ground on May 16, 2015 in Bath, England. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 16: Michael Walker rides Tips And Beers through a shaft of light in race 9, the Charter KC & BSP Lawyers Plate during Taralye Race Day at Caulfield Racecourse on May 16, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 16: Leon Osman (2nd L) of Everton scores his team's first goal past Adrian of West Ham during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Everton at Boleyn Ground on May 16, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
SINGAPORE - MAY 16: Sunrise over Kranji Racecourse, Singapore, on May 16, 2015 in Singapore. (Photo by Neville Hopwood/Getty Images)
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