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Sport Draymond Green calls Cavs fans 'rude' after mother deals with hecklers
Author: 0 Draymond Green calls Cavs fans 'rude' after mother deals with hecklers

Babers-Green may be able to "hold her own" as Green said , but this isn't a good look for anyone involved. His mother is not one to back down from confrontation, or to watch a game without speaking her mind. Ayesha Curry, Steph Curry's wife, was candid on Twitter all throughout the series a year ago concerning the Cavaliers and how the National Basketball Association officials were handling the game.

Sport LeBron dismisses question on whether he's been exhausted this Finals
Author: 0 LeBron dismisses question on whether he's been exhausted this Finals

Cue sad trumpet sound: Wah, waaaaaaaahhh. "I think there definitely may be bumps in the road; it's not going to be all great like a lot of people think it is". It's reasonable to ask if the Cavs are asking too much of him. The Warriors were almost impossible to guard in the previous two Finals matchups, and the addition of Kevin Durant has made them a defensive nightmare.

Sport Another champion waits for Dominic Thiem
Author: 0 Another champion waits for Dominic Thiem

This time around, he was served a final set bagel-just the third 6-0 set lost of his Grand Slam career and the first since 2005-to send him packing. Murray will meet 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final. " It was not there for me today ", Djokovic said with a sigh. I won in Barcelona and Madrid and I lost to him in Rome.

Author: 0 England scalp is all I want - says Mulgrew

Tomorrow's clash at the historic Hampden Park arrives with the two teams in familiar situations. Scotland have in fact lost six of their last nine home games against top-25 ranked sides ( England are ranked 13 in the world) and so the Three Lions look a fair price at 1.70 ( Coral ).

Author: 0 Messi dreams of finishing career at Barcelona

Messi's current deal expires next summer but is now expected to sign a three-year extension with an option of an extra 12 months after president Josep Bartomeu personally intervened to hold negotiations with the player and his farther Jorge.

Sport Irving, James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics
Author: 0 Irving, James lead the way as Cavs down Celtics

James and Cavs forward Kevin Love have gone out of their way this series to praise Celtics coach Brad Stevens , who despite the injury to Thomas has found ways to keep his team in the series . They dropped the three Garden games by a combined 88 points. For someone who was electrifying to watch in Game 3, Marcus Smart was quiet in Game 4, scoring only eight points but he did add in six assists and a steal.

Sport Can Harry Kane find his club form for England?
Author: 0 Can Harry Kane find his club form for England?

Only next summer's World Cup in Russian Federation can offer a trusted gauge of whether England have banished those demons but Kane finds himself facing personal questions over if he can make that last step to becoming a top class global forward.

Author: 0 Warriors set to make their claim as NBA's best ever

Overwhelmed by Pliskova's power in the second set, Halep regained the momentum in the decider, frustrating her second-seeded opponent with her ability to soak up punishment. "I don't think we can ever see another guy like this", Kuerten said. The Latvian continued to apply the pressure and, despite Bacsinszky conjuring a pinpoint lob to stave off one break point, Ostapenko cracked a forehand victor to leave her serving for the set.

Sport Bonino missing third straight game for Penguins
Author: 0 Bonino missing third straight game for Penguins

We did a better job of managing the game that way in Games 3 and 4". The rest of his teammates might not have even been in the same city. The Penguins' power play had been 1-for-16 in the series and 0-for-13 over the previous three games.

Sport Mourinho does extreme things - Pogba
Author: 0 Mourinho does extreme things - Pogba

Paul Pogba believes Jose Mourinho's ability to do " extreme things " is what makes him "The Special One". Manchester United broke the world transfer record when they signed the France global from Juventus last summer for £89 million, four years after he left Old Trafford for Turin.

Author: 0 Caroline Wozniacki is knocked out of French Open by unseeded Jelena Ostapenko

Both Ostapenko and Bacsinszky, the 30th seed, will celebrate their birthdays when they meet on Thursday (June 8). "I think she managed to play way better than me", Mladenovic said. In the second set, one disruption-a medical emergency in the crowd-was followed by more. Because of the rain quarterfinal matches in the top half of the tournament lasted for more than five hours.

Sport Brewers Rally, But Lose In 10
Author: 0 Brewers Rally, But Lose In 10

Melancon then walked Eric Thames, who appeared to score when Jesus Aguilar followed with a double to the left-field corner. RHP Corey Knebel posted his seventh save of the season Wednesday, getting two strikeouts in a flawless ninth inning against the Giants .

Sport Body of former NFL player James Hardy found in Indiana river
Author: 0 Body of former NFL player James Hardy found in Indiana river

Hardy was drafted by the Buffalo Bills in 2008 after entering the draft following his junior year. Hardy caught nine passes and had two touchdowns during his rookie season for the Bills . We're told Hardy's family had reported him missing on May 30 . A police investigation is underway in Fort Wayne, Indiana after a former football star was found dead in a local river.

Author: 0 Roland Garros-2017: fiasco Kerber, loud comeback Kvitova

Kvitova, twice a Wimbledon singles champion, told the crowd in an interview on the court that she was glad she chose to play in the tournament and addressed her parents and brother in the guest box, saying, "Thank you for everything you helped me through this hard time".

Author: 0 Alonso: I'll be back with McLaren, if we're winning

Alonso's best finish this year is 11th, in Russian Federation. I joined this project because I want to be world champion, and we are not in that position. Brown said there were clear advantages in a "works" partnership but pointed to Red Bull and 2009 champions Brawn GP as examples of "customer" teams who won titles.

Author: 0 New Zealand fined for slow over-rate in England defeat

Morgan said after the match: "I thought they (bowlers) did an outstanding job". Buttler, one of three left in the England team from that day, is hoping the hosts can land a metaphorical knockout blow by beating their fierce rivals. Then paceman Liam Plunkett (4/55) bowled brilliantly as New Zealand were bundled out for 223 in 44.3 overs. "We're not satisfied with that, we have a long way to go before we perform to our potential", he added.

Author: 0 Ottawa's Gaby Dabrowski makes Canadian History

She will play Romanian third seed Simona Haled, who defeated second seed Karolina Pliskova in three sets, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3. That gave the Colombian-German combine a quick 2-6 set in 20 minutes, with Bopanna and Dabrowski firmly on the back foot.

Sport Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four
Author: 0 Teenager Ostapenko shocks Wozniacki to reach last four

The other semifinal match will pit top-ranked Andy Murray against 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka. He clinched victory on his first match point when Nishikori failed to return a powerful serve. The elation of the 19-year-old was clear as the feat of her achievement in reaching a first Grand Slam semi-final began to sink in, after a 4-6 6-2 6-2 win over the 11th seed in just under two hours on court.

Sport Zlatan Ibrahimovic set to leave Manchester United
Author: 0 Zlatan Ibrahimovic set to leave Manchester United

That competition looks increasingly likely to have witnessed his last appearance for United , having sustained serious knee ligament damage in April's quarter-final second leg against Anderlecht. It looked like the decision was made when his agent Mino Raiola confirmed the player "wants to stay" and his wild celebrations after the Europa League win suggested his heart was very much still in Old Trafford.

Sport Beating Pakistan shows we can retain Trophy, says India's Virat Kohli
Author: 0 Beating Pakistan shows we can retain Trophy, says India's Virat Kohli

Of the four batsmen that came to the crease as India piled up 319 for three in their rain-reduced 48 overs, three Rohit Sharma (91), Kohli (81 not out) and Shikhar Dhawan (68) all made more than Yuvraj's 53. "The gap between Indian and Pakistani teams is bigger than ever!" And then later on, you know, the way we batted. That's the level at which they played today.

Sport Zunino's walk-off homer lifts M's past Twins
Author: 0 Zunino's walk-off homer lifts M's past Twins

Zunino, the Mariners' No. 8 hitter, accounted for Seattle's first and last home runs of the game, with the second going 437 feet to center field off Twins closer Brandon Kintzler . Zunino advanced to third on Guillermo Heredia's flyout to center and came home on Tyler Smith's sacrifice fly. SHORT HOPS: Edwin Diaz (2-2) got the victory after pitching a scoreless ninth inning...the Twins acquired one-time Mariners right-hander Chris Heston prior to the game from the Los Angeles ...

Sport Decision on I-League and ISL merger next week
Author: 0 Decision on I-League and ISL merger next week

Also, it will not be compulsory to have a marquee player in the side, the source said. Only three clubs in the I-League - the two Calcutta clubs and Bengaluru FC - have an annual budget close to or more than 10 crore (about $1.5 million). "He has given us time on Saturday and there will be both the clubs and myself". The AFC urged the AIFF to conduct a meeting with all I- League clubs to discuss this year's league structure.

Author: 0 Michigan State players charged in campus sexual assault

A statement by MSU spokesman Jason Cody described the allegation as "deeply disturbing" and said: 'Sexual violence is abhorrent, and our thoughts are with the young woman and her family at this hard time'. "All four of them are facing a hard time", Truskowski said. "So I think people can put together whatever they want from that". Add in Auston Robertson - who was also dismissed from the team weeks after being accused (and eventually charged) with criminal sexual conduct in a ...

Sport City sign keeper for British record $45m
Author: 0 City sign keeper for British record $45m

City did not release details of the transfer fee but media reports have placed the value of the deal at 34.7 million pounds ($44.92 million), which would be a British record fee for a goalkeeper. Pep Guardiola now has three goalkeepers on his books in the Brazilian, Claudio Bravo and Joe Hart . Though the season for City lacked success in terms of silverware, individuals have shone brightly, with one of them who continues to be consistent is star striker Sergio Agüero .

Author: 0 Amla's classy ton helps SA see off Sri Lanka

South Africa have played as their skipper would have liked. Amla's knock of 103 indicated as much. South Africa's Morne Morkel made the first breakthrough when he dismissed the unsafe Niroshan Dickwella for 41 after the Sri Lanka opener's attempted drive down the ground resulted in a comfortable catch for Wayne Parnell at third man.

Sport Facing Nadal? Toughest match to imagine, says Thiem
Author: 0 Facing Nadal? Toughest match to imagine, says Thiem

Although Murray has a 10-7 record against Wawrinka (including 2-0 in the last two years), the Swiss player is 2-1 against Murray on clay. As for Thiem, credit to him for not getting mentally down early in that first set when Djokovic had the break edge.

Sport Manchester United Became the UEFA Europa League Champion
Author: 0 Manchester United Became the UEFA Europa League Champion

Ferguson, who is now 75, managed United for 27 years, winning 13 Premier League titles, two Champions League crowns the FA Cup on five occasions and the League Cup four times. Juan Mata had a frosty relationship with Jose Mourinho at Chelsea . Maybe. But we came to do our job and we can't avoid the happiness because when you win you go away happy and proud.

Sport Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead
Author: 0 Perfect shot: Durant's late 3 gives Warriors 3-0 Finals lead

I said it after we won the Eastern Conference Finals that we're getting ready for a juggernaut. The fat lady isn't singing yet, but she's gargling and on her way to the stage that the Cavs are perhaps just one game away from leaving. "I BELIEVE THAT WE WILL WIN!" insisted Mr Freeman, and everyone repeated him like they were in a church on Sunday. "And just we obviously - we want 16 wins; it doesn't matter how we get there".

Sport Julian Edelman, Patriots Reportedly Agree to Contract Extension
Author: 0 Julian Edelman, Patriots Reportedly Agree to Contract Extension

Things were finalized later in the day. Edelman is set to make just $ 3 million in base salary in 2017, which is an incredible value for the type of production he puts out. Originally selected by the Patriots in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft out of Kent State, he has since remained in New England for the past eight seasons.

Author: 0 LeBron James: Warriors' 'firepower' probably most I've seen

That's not what Curry chose to do in the second quarter. Still, they lost by 19 points, only a three-point increase over their 22-point Game 1 loss. The NBA's best postseason run is the 15-1 mark of the 2001 Lakers, while the 1983 Philadelphia 76ers went 12-1.