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Sport Salvation Army will celebrate National Donut Day Friday
Author: 0 Salvation Army will celebrate National Donut Day Friday

National Donut Day began in Chicago in 1938 and is celebrated the first Friday in June annually. Dunkin' Donuts , Krispy Kreme and other shops are celebrating by giving away free doughnuts. Stan's Donuts: Free donut with purchase. 'Tis the season on this first Friday of June for frosting, sprinkles, and deliciously doughy treats. In North Texas, the Salvation Army is recognizing the history of the day and will be giving away free donuts while supplies last.

Author: 0 Pride and prejudice as India, Pakistan clash

Pakistan batsman Azhar Ali has insisted his side will treat their Champions Trophy opener against title-holders India in Birmingham on Sunday as "just another game". "I have told my players not to get affected by the hype and the buzz surrounding the India Pakistan game but to focus on their strengths", he added.

Author: 0 Murray and Del Potro meet again; Wawrinka also in action

He called for umpire Carlos Bernardes to check and stood for a good minute leaning on the net with head in hands after Bernardes admitted he could not see the mark and stuck with the line judge's call. Halep romped through the first set of the third round match in 30 minutes, with an ankle injury she sustained in mid-May giving her no more than a single twinge.

Sport Toni Kroos: Every team needs a Cristiano Ronaldo
Author: 0 Toni Kroos: Every team needs a Cristiano Ronaldo

Perez believes Ronaldo would be a worthy recipient of a record-equalling fifth Ballon d'Or, adding to his successes in 2008, 2013, 2014 and 2016. "What is important is that I did again, an incredible season, me and my team-mates won the double", said Ronaldo, who has now scored 108 goals in the Champions League.

Sport Chelsea to escape Premier League sanction over John Terry substitution debacle
Author: 0 Chelsea to escape Premier League sanction over John Terry substitution debacle

It was easier for them to play one game in a week, it was a bit more hard at the end because the FA Cup came along, disturbing the schedule of the Premier League . " Nothing that people write or say can ever get in the way of that ". Meanwhile the club confirmed yesterday they had cancelled Sunday's planned Premier League victory parade saying it was "inappropriate" after the Manchester suicide bombing that left 22 dead and more than 60 wounded.

Author: 0 Warriors' Kerr considers returning as coach for Game 2

That unselfish attitude is evident up and down the Warriors' roster and might be a byproduct of last season's Finals , when they blew a 3-1 series lead and lost the title to the Cavaliers . "Effort, effort, yep", Kyrie Irving said matter-of-factly. There just aren't a lot of adjustments the Cavs can make. Not that they're discussing it.

Sport Sarfraz says no pressure ahead of Pak-India clash
Author: 0 Sarfraz says no pressure ahead of Pak-India clash

Due to diplomatic tensions between India and Pakistan , the two teams rarely lock horns against each other barring an International Cricket Council ( ICC ) event, and the hotly fought battle has over the years drawn a wide range of audience.

Author: 0 Golden State's Curry, Durant are warriors in pursuit of excellence

One positive is that players get a lot of time with the media and give out a lot of sound bites. He also added eight rebounds, eight assists and no turnovers. James had 19 points and 11 rebounds in the first half, the first time in his career he managed a playoff double-double before halftime. Love had a game-high 21 rebounds and James had 15, helping Cleveland to a 59-50 advantage on the boards (15-14 offensive).

Author: 0 Nashville helps Preds' celebrate history with 1st Cup Final

The Penguins have two of the best centres in the National Hockey League, now and all-time, with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin . "Collectively we came into the locker room, and we were telling each other we've never seen anything like that", Rinne said.

Sport Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez
Author: 0 Zidane can stay at Real Madrid for life, says Perez

Having lifted the European Cup once with Manchester United , Ronaldo has done it three times in four seasons with Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo scored the opening goal in the 20th minute, but Juventus answered minutes later with a stunning goal from Mario Mandzukic to make it 1-1 at halftime.

Sport Jack O'Neill, wetsuit and surfing pioneer, dies at 94
Author: 0 Jack O'Neill, wetsuit and surfing pioneer, dies at 94

Thirty years later, O'Neill became the "world's largest ocean recreation wetsuit designer and manufacturer", the company said. The promotions-savvy O'Neill would visit trade shows with his kids and dunk them in ice baths while wearing his wetsuit prototypes, according to Surfer magazine .

Sport Celtics eliminated from Eastern finals by Cavaliers 135-102
Author: 0 Celtics eliminated from Eastern finals by Cavaliers 135-102

Cleveland jumped to a quick 14-5 lead and were up by 43-27 after the first quarter - posting a franchise record for points in a quarter of a playoff game. Kyrie Irving added 24 points and Kevin Love contributed 15. Cleveland is expecting another unflinching effort in Game 5 from a Celtics team that isn't backing down despite facing a 3-1 deficit in the series .

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

England were rarely troubled during their run-chase and Root, England's recently-appointed Test captain, said: "We are a (one-day) side that are getting better at it (chasing totals in excess of 300)". So far Australia and India have been the most successful teams in the history of ICC Champions Trophy as both the Sides have won the tournament twice.

Author: 0 Klay Thompson makes up for shooting slump on defensive end

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr, sidelined by complications from 2015 back surgery, reportedly is feeling better and could return for Sunday's second game of the NBA Finals . Not that they're discussing it. "So when you're playing against a unsafe team like we are playing in the Warriors , and they have great pieces, just got to stay disciplined, understand that every possession is all out, and we'll be fine".

Sport National Football League votes to shorten regular season overtime period
Author: 0 National Football League votes to shorten regular season overtime period

After meeting with "more than 80 current and former players", the National Football League has decided it will relax its policy on touchdown celebrations . National Football League overtime is getting shorter. The league has liked the results so much, that it is now expanding it to allow teams to bring back two players from IR.

Sport Toto Wolff enjoys idea of Mercedes as the underdogs
Author: 0 Toto Wolff enjoys idea of Mercedes as the underdogs

But it was shrouded in controversy. Ferrari are giving Sebastian Vettel the Michael Schumacher treatment, according to the German's main title rival Lewis Hamilton , are giving Sebastian Vettel the Michael Schumacher treatment, according to the German's main title rival Lewis Hamilton .

Author: 0 Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title again

Cristiano Ronaldo was named man of the match after scoring two goals and becoming the first player to score in three finals. Zinedine Zidane , a head coach for only 17 months, became the first manager to oversee back-to-back European Cup successes since Arrigo Sacchi's fabled AC Milan team won the tournament in 1989 and 1990.

Sport Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500
Author: 0 Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

Realizing that his discriminatory tweet rubbed readers the wrong way, Frei removed it from his feed; however the tweet had already gone viral. Frei has since deleted the tweet, which prompted an outcry, and issued an apology . It was also the second consecutive year that an Andretti Autosport driver was the Indianapolis 500 champion and another year in which Michael Andretti's team looked impressive at Indianapolis Motor Speedway .

Author: 0 Predators rout Penguins in front of raucous home crowd

Predators' defenceman PK Subban calmly guaranteed a win in Game 3, which really had nothing to do with anything, other than taking some of the pressure and attention away from goaltender Pekka Rinne , who'd been under fire after struggling in the first two games of the series .

Author: 0 Rafael Nadal crushes Nicolaz Basilashvili at the French Open

First up in the main stadium at Roland Garros was fourth-seeded Nadal, who won 82 points and conceded merely 36 in a 6-0, 6-1, 6-0 win over 63rd-ranked Nikoloz Basilashvili. The Spaniard outlasted 16 seeded Frenchman Lucas Pouille 6-2, 3-6, 5-7, 6-2, 6-1. The match was the 100th over five sets on clay for Nadal, and improved his record over the full-match distance to 98-2.

Sport Final Ringling Bros. show, humble beginnings in McGregor
Author: 0 Final Ringling Bros. show, humble beginnings in McGregor

The company blames the cancelation of its popular elephant-acts and high operation costs for a decline in business. Performers sang along and hugged one another. ticket sales have been declining, but following the transition of the elephants off the road, we saw an even more dramatic drop". "This was a hard business decision to make, but by ending the circus tours, we will be able to concentrate on the other lines of business within the Feld Entertainment portfolio", said Juliette Feld, Feld ...

Author: 0 France knocked out of America's Cup sailing by dominant New Zealand

It was an early advantage that the British team built on steadily over over the first three legs of the race, with smooth sailing keeping them clear of Dean Barker's team. After frustrating light winds on Thursday, conditions were flawless on the sound on Friday, with winds of about 15 knots (27.7kph). BAR remain the most likely team to do so after bouncing back to beat Team France.

Sport Buffon hails Madrid class after final heartbreak
Author: 0 Buffon hails Madrid class after final heartbreak

Madrid's dominant display gives them a 12th Champions League title and makes them the first to win it in successive years since the great AC Milan side of 1989 and 1990. Both the teams were levelled when they went into the second half as the half-time score remained 1-1. The emphatic nature of Madrid's victory removed some of the gloss from Mario Mandzukic's sensational equaliser for Juve, which cancelled out Ronaldo's 20th-minute opener.

Sport Kyle Busch wins pole for Cup race at Dover
Author: 0 Kyle Busch wins pole for Cup race at Dover

When asked about Dillon making it to the finish on fuel mileage Busch said, " I'm not surprised about anything ". Keselowski criticized on Twitter this week those who applauded Busch's curt six-word answer to a postrace question and mic drop and chalked up the response to Busch's hate of losing .

Author: 0 Beyond The Mic: Warriors Dominance Will Make For Disappointing NBA Finals

Not to mention that the Cavaliers are the team that is defending their title, so it sounds amusing that the Warriors are such heavy favorites at -240 on the National Basketball Association series prices. "I'm here now. And everything.in the past?" I carry the lessons that I learned with me, but the actual incident? That's certainly how Curry will feel.

Author: 0 Del Potro blows chance to knock Murray out of French Open

He played really good tennis in the last couple of sets and will feel very happy that he managed to impose his tennis on Del Potro . Zheng, in partnership with Romanian Irina-Camelia Begu, had to come back from one set down to beat Abigail Spears and Katarina Srebotnik 1-6, 6-4, 6-3.

Sport Real Madrid win Champions League final, defeating Juventus 4 - 1
Author: 0 Real Madrid win Champions League final, defeating Juventus 4 - 1

Judging by some of the pictures from the football hotbeds of Madrid and Turin, the respective sets of supporters didn't need any encouragement to celebrate European football's greatest match. "I really prepared myself to do well in the league and Champions League and scored important goals so I'm very happy". In the dying seconds, substitute Marco Asensio completed the rout with the fourth goal.

Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins aim to take better advantage of opportunities in Game 2

Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin (71) celebrates his goal against the Ottawa Senators with teammates Phil Kessel (81), Trevor Daley (6) and Scott Wilson (23) during the second period of game six of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors Remain Undefeated

Rihanna is a well known follower of James and the Cavaliers and because of that, some believed she and Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant were engaged in some tension during the game . But we won't dirty up the game . The highly-anticipated meeting between the defending champion Cavaliers and the top-seeded Warriors did not disappoint initially, with sensational dunks by LeBron James and Durant during a see-sawing first quarter.