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Author: 0 Cavaliers Blow a 1-3 Deficit, Warriors Win Title

The Cavs will be riding the momentum of a hot-shooting, 137-116 triumph in Game 4 at Cleveland on Friday when they attempt to complete another Finals comeback, this one from a 3-0 series hole. "First three games we were being too nice, helping guys up off the floor, smiling, I didn't like that", Lue said Sunday . Now Kevin Durant , Steph Curry and the Warriors have found the range.

Author: 0 Edmond student reaches second day of national spelling bee

Rageshree Ramachandran was the last Sacramento speller to win the national bee in 1988. The competition for the spelling specialists, ages 6 to 15, concludes with finals Thursday. Her name was not among the list of finalists announced Wednesday night. Erin is aiming to become Alabama's first National Spelling Bee champion since Julie Junkin of Pickens County in 1974.

Author: 0 Members of the musical Hamilton practice anthem

From the Bay all the way to OKC. After the Cleveland Cavaliers' wonderful Game 4 win on Friday night in the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors , a user on Twitter Sunday broke down a LeBron James' Game 4 NBA Finals play, and it really is something spectacular.

Author: 0 Ex-Celtics player arrested on gun charges

Sunday, police said. As the officers approached the auto, they smelled marijuana and the vehicle began to drive away. That's when they smelled marijuana and saw a lit "blunt" on the dashboard. The former basketball star's attorney, Edward Hayes, described him as a "perfect citizen" with "no participation in criminal activities". And gun possession reportedly isn't the only charge Telfair is facing.

Sport Berger achieves rare back-to-back St. Jude win
Author: 0 Berger achieves rare back-to-back St. Jude win

The 35-year-old from Arizona State earned his only win on tour at the RBC Canadian Open in 2008. Kim, who has been playing on the tour since 2015, previously had a pair of third-place finishes that year. "If you're missing fairways, with the greens, you're going to miss a lot of greens, you're going to struggle", he said. The Australian shot a two-under-par 68 to finish the US PGA tournament at six under in an eight-way tie for 10th, firing four birdies on Sunday to go with two bogeys.

Sport Virat Kohli talks of 'special moments' he shared with Anushka Sharma
Author: 0 Virat Kohli talks of 'special moments' he shared with Anushka Sharma

Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have stood by each other and gone through several ups and downs. In the past, Virat had stood up for Anushka when she was termed "unlucky" for the Indian batsman. "That was a very special moment we shared together", the 28-year-old said. "During the Mohali incident, they (BCCI) had spoken to me already". I was emotional, I was in tears because I had never thought that I will see this day.

Sport Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray
Author: 0 Nishikori recovers from nightmare first set to book meeting with Murray

The eighth-seeded Nishikori appeared to be struggling with a wrist injury on Saturday and also had treatment on his back shortly before rain stopped play, with the Japanese player 3-0 down in the third set. Open quarterfinals in September. "He's a great player in the world", Chung said. However, Nishikori recovered to rescue the win - a Chung double fault ultimately handing the eighth seed victory.

Sport Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers to claim title
Author: 0 Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers to claim title

If the Warriors win tonight, what are the chances this becomes a poster outside the visitors locker room here at Oracle? The Warriors team is one of the best squads of all time, winning 73 games past year, and having both of the last two NBA MVPs.

Sport Manchester United set to make big money move for Alvaro Morata
Author: 0 Manchester United set to make big money move for Alvaro Morata

Spain recently played an worldwide match and United used that to their favour as they used David De Gea and Ander Herrera to persuade Morata to join them. Despite still managing to score 20 goals in 43 appearances in all competitions, it looks as though the 24-year-old will quit the Spanish capital in favour of a more prominent role elsewhere.

Sport Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'
Author: 0 Warriors' Green Says Cavs Fans, Cleveland Not the 'Sharpest'

Callahan said they only learned that the table officials made the error when they slapped Green with a technical foul in the third quarter. Replays of the first quarter showed the referee reacted to the jumping off the bench of Kerr to protest a foul for elbowing on Green during a jump ball.

Sport Warriors have chance to clinch National Basketball Association title at home
Author: 0 Warriors have chance to clinch National Basketball Association title at home

So it's not a coincidence that, with the Cavs executing much better offensively, Golden State registered only nine fast-break points in Game 4 after averaging 27.3 through the first three games. The second quarter started with more cold shooting by the Warriors, strong defense by the Cavs and a James slam over the outstretched arms of Durant.

Sport Someone just paid $133000 for two tickets to game 5
Author: 0 Someone just paid $133000 for two tickets to game 5

Curry had 12 for the Warriors, but they were 2-of-7 from three. Golden State forward Kevin Durant says his team knows that champions "don't just lay down and die". " Maybe more measured", Myers said, comparing Green from previous year to now. They won the first two games at Oracle Arena by an average of 20.5 points.

Sport Red Sox announcer Remy apologizes for no-translator remarks
Author: 0 Red Sox announcer Remy apologizes for no-translator remarks

Sabathia went on to retire the final 12 hitters he faced. NY hopes Pineda can be as sharp as CC Sabathia , who allowed five hits in eight innings. Mitch Moreland and Hanley Ramirez hammered consecutive home runs while Andrew Benintendi captured his biggest big league hit, helping the Red Sox overpower the Yankees, 5-4, on Tuesday evening at Yankee Stadium.

Sport Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights
Author: 0 Across US, thousands rallying and marching for LGBT rights

The protesters were wearing shirts that read "Say Their Names" as they appeared with "No Pride" banner before the D.C. police branch that includes the special liason to the gay community. Some opponents of the march had been upset that it was replacing the annual L.A Pride Parade and saw it as anger-fueled protest that posed a risk to local businesses.

Sport Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors
Author: 0 Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

By the way, we spoke with Wanda earlier this week and she told us watching KD play now is just like when she watched him play as a kid. same emotions. Or how about back in 2015 when Curry tweeted about actually using the bathroom in real life? I don't actually care which team wins; my only wish is for a good series.

Sport Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final
Author: 0 Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final

Even though Halep was successful in capitalising on Ostapenko's errors in the first set to gain an advantage, Ostapenko gave her no momentum to do so in the final stages of the game, even as she continued to drill her forehands and backhands at angles to either move Halep far out of position or to hit outright winners.

Sport Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant
Author: 0 Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant

Golden State turned this game on its ear with a 21-2 run over a 4:30 stretch in the second quarter. Starting point guard Stephen Curry emerged as one of the game's most gifted shooters of all-time and is the NBA's two-time reigning Most Valuable Player.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant helps Warriors win second NBA title in three years

Now Cleveland is trying to become the first playoff team to overcome a 3-0 deficit, but that requires a road win today. One of the main problems the Cleveland Cavaliers have had during the first four games of the NBA Finals is the struggle in attempting to defend Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant .

Author: 0 India knock out South Africa to reach Champions Trophy semi-finals

Both of them crossed 50 without any trouble. After opening batsman Rohit Sharma (12) fell to paceman Morkel, Dhawan and Kohli shared a second-wicket stand of 128 in 24.3 overs to hand India a comfortable victory. It was Tahir's (1) wicket that bundled up South Africa for 191 runs. Bumrah and Bhuvnesh Kumar secured 2 wickets each. The match between Sri Lanka and Pakistan will decide the fourth side to reach the final-four stage of the tournament.

Sport Fujifilm flags bigger hit from improper accounting at overseas units
Author: 0 Fujifilm flags bigger hit from improper accounting at overseas units

Winston Peters, NZ First leader, said of the Fuji Xerox situation: "This will be big news internationally and drags our country's name through the mud". He continued: "NZ First asked questions about Fuji Xerox last October". "We will strengthen corporate governance at Fuji Xerox", Sukeno said. Fuji Xerox in New Zealand said it had support from Japan.

Sport Wimbledon will be complicated, says clay king Nadal
Author: 0 Wimbledon will be complicated, says clay king Nadal

There are many young men's hopefuls including Francis Tiafoe, Hyeon Chung, Nick Kyrgios , Alexander Zverev , Jared Donaldson etc. Tennis is so full of talented players but... Virtually unbeatable on a surface that demands the most of any player's strength and stamina, Nadal achieved a flawless 10 in Grand Slam titles at Roland Garros.

Sport Austin Dillon scores first career win at Coca-Cola 600
Author: 0 Austin Dillon scores first career win at Coca-Cola 600

Jimmie Johnson was in cruise control up front with less than two laps remaining before sputtering out and falling to the 17th position, opening the door for Dillon to clinch his first victory. You couldn't do anything. "It's a real bummer four our team". I think he can grab his first win of the year tonight. Keselowski and Elliott were both checked out and cleared, but did not continue due to the amount of damage sustained by both cars in the accident.

Sport Cincinnati's Scooter Gennett Ties MLB Record with Four Homers
Author: 0 Cincinnati's Scooter Gennett Ties MLB Record with Four Homers

On Tuesday night, he did something no Reds player had ever done, something only 16 players accomplished previously in major league baseball history. "That's why you never give up". Always try to get better and make adjustments. Gennett finished 5-for-5 with four runs and 10 (!) RBI. Scooter the Muppet has been known to say "I'll go for anything you need".

Author: 0 Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1

Frankie Piliere, the national prospect writer for D1Baseball.com and a former scout with the Texas Rangers , wrote in USA TODAY the Tigers would select Oregon's David Peterson , a 6-foot-6, 235-pound left-hander. Earlier Monday, McKay won a third consecutive John Olerud Award, given to the NCAA's top two-way player. It's been a pretty shielded mystery since the moment draft talk started, but the answer to the question, 'Who goes 1-1?' has finally been answered.

Sport Mohamed Salah Transfer to Liverpool Nears €40m Completion
Author: 0 Mohamed Salah Transfer to Liverpool Nears €40m Completion

Italy's Corriere dello Sport reports that Liverpool will pay an initial €4o million with bonuses added on due to performance. Liverpool have been interested in signing Mohamed Salah for quite some time and the latest reports really look positive for the Merseysiders.

Author: 0 Warriors extend lead in 4th, holding off Cavs

Irving scored 40 points in the Game 5 win at Golden State past year, hit the tiebreaking 3-pointer in the final minute of Game 7 and scored 40 more on Friday, raising his average in those elimination games to 32.5 points per game. "When we were there past year I think I looked at him and said: 'Let's just never do this again". The series seemed over as the teams traveled to Oracle Arena.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton wins F1 Canadian GP, picks up points on Vettel

Lewis Hamilton showed some incredible pace this weekend at Montreal in the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix as he managed to come closer to Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel in the championship standings. "He was the one who inspired me to be where I am today". A five-time victor at the Canadian GP, which celebrates its 50th anniversary, Hamilton already led qualifying - but by just four one-thousandths of a second over Sebastien Vettel - when he made his final trip around the circuit.

Sport Smith frustrated after second wash-out
Author: 0 Smith frustrated after second wash-out

Australia were well ahead of the par score according to the Duckworth/Lewis method but with 83/1 in 16 overs rain played the spoilsport. "You know, the groundsmen, they perhaps could have shown a bit more urgency being a big tournament". The opener followed up his excellent hundred in the match against England with a patient, gritty knock as he watched wickets tumble at the other end.