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Author: 0 Simpson leads Casey, Lee by two after 54 holes at Colonial

Spieth, who started on the back nine, began with bogeys on three of his first five holes but turned it around with a birdie on the par-four 15th. Kisner squared Nos. A native of Aiken, S.C., who still lives in his hometown, Kisner said winning at Colonial carries special satisfaction to him because it reminds him of venues that he played in junior golf.

Author: 0 Durant stars as Warriors dominate Cavs in NBA Finals opener

Although the stakes were considerably lower , the implication was clear: This is a more formidable version of Curry. But this time around, the Warriors let Durant handle the ball at times and surrounded him with shooters in the corners.

Sport Absence of Ryan Johansen may doom Cup hopes of Predators
Author: 0 Absence of Ryan Johansen may doom Cup hopes of Predators

The Penguins will look to continue their success against Rinne, who has never beaten Pittsburgh in his career. Then it's way too much. After Malkin's goal , Rinne's night was over and Juuse Saros was called in to finish up the game between the pipes.

Sport Warriors' Curry taking it game by game after last year's collapse
Author: 0 Warriors' Curry taking it game by game after last year's collapse

For the past week, the basketball world has been forced to endure a seemingly interminable wait for the NBA Finals rematch between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers . Turnovers hurt the Cavaliers in their Game 3 loss to the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals, and they once again proved extremely costly in the loss to the Warriors .

Sport Curry urged teammates to just be themselves vs Cavs
Author: 0 Curry urged teammates to just be themselves vs Cavs

After Game 1 of the NBA Finals , a 113-91 rout by the Warriors for their 13th straight playoff victory, there was a question bubbling around. But this time around, the two teams boast the most-talented rosters since the league adopted the three-point line for the 1979-80 season.

Author: 0 Kuznetsov senses upset over vulnerable Murray

For almost 4 full hours Wednesday, Johnson stayed the course, over and over, even as the on-court particulars grew complicated. I was hitting the ball better when I was defending. But I kept fighting. "I loved watching him play when I was a kid. But, yeah, I just felt I was the better player today and deserved the win". "The only way to get through it is to keep working on your game and try to understand what's been going right".

Sport Pens' Bonino a GTD for Game 3
Author: 0 Pens' Bonino a GTD for Game 3

Then it's too much. Just 15 seconds later, Malkin scored off a two-on-one, firing a flawless shot over Rinne's glove for a 4-1 lead. Mired in an eight-game goal drought heading into the series, the 22-year-old Nebraska-born rookie provided the victor in Game 1 and again in Game 2 when he pounded home a rebound just 10 seconds into the third for his third of the series and 12th of the playoffs.

Author: 0 Ronaldo: Real Madrid better than Juve

Where will the Champions League final be won and lost? They went on to lose 3-1 in the final to Barcelona . Real Madrid win with goals pay 24/5, Juventus to win is paid with odds 11/2 and the draw 7/2. "They're used to playing in these kinds of games, so it will be a great final", Allegri told UEFA.com on Thursday. After six seasons together, Higuain will know how to push Ramos's buttons too.

Sport Golfer Tiger Woods fell asleep at wheel, police report says
Author: 0 Golfer Tiger Woods fell asleep at wheel, police report says

The 77-year-old Nicklaus conceded Woods's hyped goal of chasing down his record 18 major championships may be insurmountable. The 14-time major victor is now recovering from recent back surgery and told police he was taking various different medications.

Sport Dufner has another 65 and opens big lead at Memorial
Author: 0 Dufner has another 65 and opens big lead at Memorial

The first two put him in the record book. Starting quickly at the Memorial is nothing new for Dufner lately. Last year, he opened with a 68. "But I'm looking for more than that this week. 1 and gave myself a few more opportunities on the first nine", said Lingmerth, who shot a 5-under 31 on the front nine. "Maybe the experience of being here five or six years now helped me out".

Author: 0 Gianluigi Buffon eager to fulfil Champions League dream

Zinedine Zidane's armory includes Cristiano Ronaldo , arguably the world's best player this season. "However, if you want to win you must start fast, otherwise the bench becomes key". "He's not won every game in his life, though, because defeats are part of life too, and I hope he will have one tomorrow because it still wouldn't take anything away from his outstanding career".

Author: 0 Highest successful chase in Champions Trophy history

Woakes, a key member of England's one-day worldwide side, managed just two overs with the new ball against the Tigers before going off with a left side strain and played no further part in a match where the all-rounder was not required to bat.

Author: 0 Curtain falls on 'Greatest Show on Earth' after 146 years

Animal trainer Alexander Lacey performs with Maasai the lion. O'Donnell says that early attractions of the circus included demonstrations of electricity, "the automobile, what they billed as a flying machine that we now know as an airplane, recorded sound, moving images - all of those wonderful innovations in our country's history were brought to a lot of America and particularly small-town America through the medium of the circus".

Sport Arsenal will finish mid-table next season, says Tony Adams
Author: 0 Arsenal will finish mid-table next season, says Tony Adams

Ivan Gazidis and Arsene Wenger during Arsenal's preseason tour of the U.S.in 2014. Following the successful two-year extension of Arsene Wenger's contract at Arsenal , the club's minority shareholder Alisher Usmanov has told the board to give enough support to the Frenchman to deliver.

Author: 0 The underdog Cavaliers chase an National Basketball Association repeat against the hungry Warriors

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant denied deliberately staring down singer-actress Rihanna , a devout LeBron James fan, in the NBA Finals opener, but his glance in her direction stirred the internet. In a game where the Cavs had to be extra-aggressive and stronger defensively, they were the team whose shots were challenged, who had passes snatched away and couldn't get to loose balls.

Author: 0 Dillon earns 1st win at Coca-Cola 600

Austin Dillon beat Kyle Busch by 0.835 seconds in the Coca Cola 600 on Sunday - a frustrating loss for Busch who didn't hide his emotions after the race. 48 guys, Jimmie especially", Earnhardt said. We're in the Chase. After a rain delay that lasted almost 2 hours, Austin Dillon stood tall in victory lane for his first career Cup win.

Author: 0 How the British and Irish Lions have fared in New Zealand

Realistically, though, the Gloucester forward feels that Warren Gatland's squad is up against it. The match which Gatland is no doubt targeting to catch the All Blacks at their most vulnerable, with the hosts typically slow starters to their worldwide season as the players gel combinations and jettison five different styles of play from Super Rugby.

Author: 0 A look at the key duels in the Champions League final

He told a news conference: "In 2015 we got to the final but at the same time we were not strongly motivated, we were not confident enough because we had lots of years of struggle in the Champions League ". It will also be homecoming for Real's Welsh winger Gareth Bale who, if deemed fit to play, will strut his stuff in front of his own people. Higuain, the overpowering Argentine striker, had a solid season with 24 goals in the Italian league and five in the Champions League .

Sport Warriors roll to 113-91 win vs. Cavs in Game 1
Author: 0 Warriors roll to 113-91 win vs. Cavs in Game 1

Durant's presence also benefited Curry, who hit six 3-pointers on the way to a 28-point night. Last year's Game 1 overnight saw a 13.1 off by 5% and down 4% from 2015 which registered a 12.9. "When you turn the ball over, that's when they become very risky because those guys, they sprint down the lane, they sprint to the three-point line, they put a lot of pressure on your defense", James said.

Author: 0 LAPD investigating vandalism at LeBron James' home as a hate crime

After being asked about the graffiti, James stated, "No matter how much money you have, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, you know being black in America is tough". James' remarks included mention of Emmett Till , the 14-year-old Chicagoan who was lynched for allegedly wolf-whistling at a white woman while in MS visiting family in 1955, invoking Till's mother's decision to hold an open-casket funeral "because she wanted to show the world what her son went ...

Author: 0 Chris Woakes ruled out of ICC Champions Trophy with side strain

As Morgan slashed apart the Bangladesh bowling attack, Root continued to dice it with more subtlety, and reached his 10th ODI century with an easy two. Otherthan, Bangladesh have more chances to win the game. "I thought he (Roy) was terribly unlucky today", Morgan said. Yet it says something about England's current "white- ball" approach that Jonny Bairstow, their only batsman to make a fifty at Lord's, may not play at the Oval if all-rounders Ben Stokes and Chris Woakes are fully ...

Author: 0 Hamilton: Ferrari is favouring Vettel

We have been dropping in and out of the tyre window. A shock early exit from qualifying left Hamilton just 13th on the grid in Monaco , but he managed to make up six positions to claim six points in what turned out to be a case of damage limitation.

Sport Warriors smash Cavaliers in NBA Finals opener
Author: 0 Warriors smash Cavaliers in NBA Finals opener

After the Warriors' win, Durant skipped the opportunity to "Take a Bow" with reporters, instead playing coy and pretending not to remember when asked about the interaction. "He's been doing it all year for us". Curry's surge to open the second half pulled the Warriors away to stay. "When Kevin Durant has the ball, you don't want to leave him", Lue said.

Sport Clubs on alert as Mbappe says he's 'not afraid to leave'
Author: 0 Clubs on alert as Mbappe says he's 'not afraid to leave'

Mbappe is now on worldwide duty with the French national team ahead of games against Paraguay, Sweden and England. "Leaving does not scare me". The 18-year-old is one of the hottest properties in football after emerging in the Monaco side that won the Ligue 1 title and reached the Champions League semi-finals this season.

Sport Chris Paul: CP3 to give the Spurs 'strong consideration'
Author: 0 Chris Paul: CP3 to give the Spurs 'strong consideration'

At 32, Chris Paul likely has just one more big payday left in his National Basketball Association career and he will get that if he opts out of his Los Angeles Clippers contract to become a free agent this summer. This is from two pieces: head coach Gregg Popovich and Kawhi Leonard . Meanwhile, the Spurs can only offer a four-year max deal, estimated at around $152 million.

Author: 0 Ian Rush 'certain' Philippe Coutinho will snub Barcelona interest

Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho will captain Brazil for the first time when the nation takes on Argentina and Australia in global friendlies this month. Meanwhile, Rafinha is heavily being linked with a summer exit from Camp Nou . Coutinho will be one of several players desperate to impress in the Champions League, and Rush believes the competition may bring out the best in the 24-year-old.

Sport Kerr comeback possible but Brown coaching NBA Warriors for now
Author: 0 Kerr comeback possible but Brown coaching NBA Warriors for now

But the Warriors addressed a lot of this, already: They signed Kevin Durant last summer and moved him into the small-forward spot once occupied by Harrison Barnes. Stephen Curry entered Game 1 of the NBA Finals sporting a new look he recently debuted, but he quickly ditched it when things weren't working out.

Author: 0 Mike Brown expects to coach Warriors in Game 1

The Warriors routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-91 in Game 1 of the best-of-seven NBA Finals behind 38 points from Durant in the third straight championship matchup between these two teams. Durant was the story, setting the early tone and then finishing up with a solid fourth quarter with a team-high eight points in the final frame to quash any thoughts of a Cleveland comeback.

Author: 0 We are taking it as a normal game: Azhar Ali

Woakes, who is England's highest-ranked bowler in the International Cricket Council's one-day rankings, only managed two overs during Thursday's Group A opener against Bangladesh before leaving the field in discomfort. "I thought he was terribly unlucky today", Morgan said. "Whatever you throw at Joe Root , he proves that he can do it", former England captain Alec Stewart said on the BBC's Test Match Special.

Sport Ronaldo or Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico
Author: 0 Ronaldo or Zidane? Real Madrid boss names the ultimate Galactico

A Spanish club has won the UEFA Champions League title in each of the last three seasons, and to break that streak Juventus will be forced to best the two top teams in La Liga. In the Champions League this term Juventus' defence has been particularly impressive conceding only three goals in the entire tournament. "That's what I'm interested in right now, everyone in good shape and at a high level".