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Sport Warriors Dominance over Cavs will Help the Celtics in the Long Run
Author: 0 Warriors Dominance over Cavs will Help the Celtics in the Long Run

No one else has more than two. And Jefferson said: "How do you keep them (the Warriors ) from being complacent?" "We kept telling the guys, 'They're going to get exhausted, '" Kerr said of James (39 points) and Irving (38). The Cavaliers dropped the first three games of the NBA's best-of-seven championship but rather than watch the Warriors celebrate on their home court for the second time in three years, came out with their most physical effort yet.

Author: 0 Blimp goes down at US Open golf tournament in Wisconsin

The dramatic incident was witnessed by several players as they progressed through the opening round of their tournament. It says the office had been in touch with the Federal Aviation Administration before the crash and "determined the aircraft was lawfully operating at the proper altitude".

Sport Wowie...Housley hired as head coach of the Buffalo Sabres
Author: 0 Wowie...Housley hired as head coach of the Buffalo Sabres

Drafted by the Sabres in the first round (6th overall) of the 1982 NHL Draft, Housley went on to play 21 seasons in the NHL. Housley, 53, spent the last four years as an assistant with the Nashville Predators and was instrumental in their Stanley Cup Final run this season.

Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy 2nd Semi-Final

India: Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan , Rohit Sharma , Yuvraj Singh , Mahendra Singh Dhoni (wicketkeeper), Kedar Jadhav , Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja , Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Ajinkya Rahane, Ravichandran Ashwin, Dinesh Karthik, Mohammed Shami.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo makes first response to tax complaint
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo makes first response to tax complaint

The company added that Ronaldo had "never had a tax problem", adding it was "clear that Ronaldo did not try to escape taxes". Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of evading tax payments by the Spanish authorities but has since protested his innocence.

Sport Avalanche Buy Out Defenseman Francois Beauchemin
Author: 0 Avalanche Buy Out Defenseman Francois Beauchemin

Beauchemin's cap hit was slated to be $4.5 million in 2017-18, the final season of his three-year, $13.5 million deal that he signed in 2015. It's a significant move in that they won't have to protect him for the upcoming expansion draft to stock the Vegas Golden Knights.

Sport Leeds appoint former APOEL coach Christiansen as new manager
Author: 0 Leeds appoint former APOEL coach Christiansen as new manager

He also secured the Cypriot first division title during his first campaign in charge, but the club surprisingly opted against renewing his 12-month contract. " Thomas was someone who had been on our radar from the very early stages of the process and quickly established himself as the outstanding candidate ", said Leeds managing director Angus Kinnear .

Sport Major League Baseball will allow player nicknames on jerseys for a weekend
Author: 0 Major League Baseball will allow player nicknames on jerseys for a weekend

In what is being called "Players Weekend", MLB players will be allowed to customize their look by replacing the names on their uniforms with nicknames or anything of their choosing that's deemed appropriate. The jerseys will be sold by Major League Baseball, and the proceeds will go to the Youth Development Foundation . The items with minimal color restrictions include spikes, batting gloves, wristbands, compression sleeves and catcher's masks.

Author: 0 Blimp crashes near US Open course

The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morning. American Rickie Fowler tamed a toothless Erin Hills to claim the early first-round lead at the U.S. A spokesperson for AirSign said the cause of the incident is unclear but said it happened shortly after the blimp refueled. The UGSA has released a statement about the blimp that crashed at the US Open.

Author: 0 Hernandez hits home run off Miller, Dodgers beat Indians 6-4

He gave up a home run for the first time this season when Cody Bellinger broke Tuesday's eighth-inning 2-2 tie. NY manager Joe Girardi said he anticipates Sabathia is headed to the disabled list, a disappointing blow for the AL East leaders with the big left-hander pitching his best ball in years.

Sport White House torn over Mueller's role as pressure grows
Author: 0 White House torn over Mueller's role as pressure grows

Yet two months later, he played a direct role in Trump's decision to fire Comey , citing Comey's handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation during the 2016 race. Comey testified in a Senate hearing last week that he believed he was sacked "because of the Russian Federation investigation". Mueller spokesman Peter Carr told NPR's Carrie Johnson, "We'll decline to comment".

Sport Lions acquire OT Robinson from Rams and sign OT Kouandjio
Author: 0 Lions acquire OT Robinson from Rams and sign OT Kouandjio

The Detroit Lions acquired offensive lineman Greg Robinson from the Los Angeles Rams on Thursday in exchange for a 2018 sixth-round draft pick, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter . "It was a big surprise", Robinson said Thursday morning. "We're trying to get better as quickly as we possibly can". Robinson is looking forward to that fresh start.

Sport Steelers' Ryan Shazier says National Football League has a Patriots problem
Author: 0 Steelers' Ryan Shazier says National Football League has a Patriots problem

Losing to the Patriots again this year does not look to be in Shazier's plans. The Steelers couldn't use that excuse the second time around, when they were throttled 36-17 in the AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium. I feel we are going to get them when we need to get them. "This year we have to be able to play conventional coverages with conventional people playing those coverages and conventional people rushing the passer".

Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko Powers Into Final, To Meet Simona Halep

I don't know how, but it was really good. Its nice to see two new players with a chance to win their first grand slam crown. "I am really happy", said Ostapenko after her win on the clay. "I love to play here, I love you guys, you're incredible". In the second semi-final World number three Karolina Pliskova will take on the in-form World number four Simona Halep .

Author: 0 Blimp Goes Down At US Open

A blimp deflated above thousands of spectators at the US Open before crashing into a ball of flames and injuring the pilot in the process. The pilot was being treated for serious burns and injuries, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

Author: 0 Trump goes bonkers in afternoon Twitter rant about Clinton and Russian Federation

President Trump is going after Hillary Clinton in some new tweets. Shortly afterward, Trump wrote: "Crooked H destroyed phones with hammer, "bleached" emails, and had husband meet with AG days before she was cleared- and they talk about obstruction?" Trump, who tweeted earlier Thursday that the investigation was "the single greatest WITCH HUNT " in USA political history and is being led "by some very bad and conflicted people", tried to turn the conversation to the 2016 Democratic ...

Sport First among equals as Halep, Ostapenko eye French title
Author: 0 First among equals as Halep, Ostapenko eye French title

The world No. 47 became only the second unseeded woman to win the French Open after Margaret Scriven in 1933 and the first player from her nation - population of about 2 million - to claim a major. The 20-year-old Latvian finished the tournament with a total of 299 winners through seven matches in Paris - 54 of which came against Halep. I think everyone has it, and it's good.

Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian GP to lower championship deficit

Lewis Hamilton's win in the Canada, which is his third this season, cut Sebastian Vettel's lead down to 9 as the Ferrari driver finished in fourth place. Once I was there, I could not go back". "I mean, the target going into the race, or the imagination I guess, was a different one", he said. But the silver cars were right up there and the laptimes pointed to another close, hard-fought battle between Ferrari and Mercedes , Vettel and Hamilton.

Author: 0 Pakistan hopes Cardiff lucky charm stays in semi-final

Sri Lanka shelled their chances to dismiss the duo with Thisara Perera dropping a sitter at mid-on in the 39th over and substitute fielder Seekkuge Prasanna grassing another chance in the 41st. The lone downside for Ahmed was that he was fined 20 percent of his match fee for Pakistan's slow over-rate. The Pakistan head coach, however, said that his side?s unpredictability is their strong suit, adding that they have been trying hard to play much more consistent cricket and become a ...

Sport Second semifinal: India to take on dangerous Banglades today
Author: 0 Second semifinal: India to take on dangerous Banglades today

After a surprise group defeat by Sri Lanka in a tournament featuring the world's top eight one-day worldwide sides, India responded to the pressure of a "must-win" clash against South Africa with a commanding eight-wicket victory over the top-ranked Proteas at the Oval last weekend - a match where Kohli's unbeaten 76 helped him regain first place in the ODI batting rankings.

Sport Gianluigi Donnarumma ready to leave AC Milan
Author: 0 Gianluigi Donnarumma ready to leave AC Milan

AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma will not be signing a new contract with the Rossoneri , the club have been forced to confirm on Thursday afternoon, suggesting a high profile exit for the 18-year-old may only be a matter of time.

Sport Deflated Wawrinka says was too hesitant in French Open final
Author: 0 Deflated Wawrinka says was too hesitant in French Open final

He moved through the French Open , losing fewer games than he has ever lost before a final, and he also beat the only player who has beaten him on clay this year, Dominic Thiem , in the semifinals. All the third seed could do was applaud. He got the point to deuce and had Nadal on the ropes, but some brilliant serving from the Spaniard fought it off to keep things on serve.

Author: 0 Sheriff: Pilot in blimp crash seriously burned

Maynard could not confirm witness accounts that the pilot skydived from the blimp and said the aircraft's pilots do not regularly carry parachutes. The commercial advertiser that owns the blimp said the pilot appears to be alright and was the only person on the blimp.

Sport Lions' Owen Farrell in race for fitness to face New Zealand
Author: 0 Lions' Owen Farrell in race for fitness to face New Zealand

There is limited indication over how long Farrell will be out for, but the Lions will be keeping everything crossed that he makes a speedy recovery. Ireland's Peter O'Mahony will captain the team tomorrow from the blindside flank; the fourth captain the Lions will have used in five matches on tour after Warburton, Alun Wyn Jones and Ken Owens.

Author: 0 Jerry West leaving Warriors for Clippers

And now, West will be a key part in crafting a winning franchise once they relocate to Inglewood . West "will join the Clippers in an advisory role similar to the one he has held with the Golden State Warriors since 2011", reported the Orange County Register Wednesday.

Author: 0 Paulina Gretzky, Dustin Johnson welcome son River Jones

Johnson's fiancée, Paulina Gretzky , gave birth to the couple's second son, a boy named River Jones Johnson - and the timing worked perfectly for his playing schedule. "I definitely owed him one", Price said. Johnson is now the No. 1 ranked golfer in the world. "So I don't know if that stuck with them or they thought the same thing", he said.

Sport Int'l pharma companies under regulatory scanner in S Africa
Author: 0 Int'l pharma companies under regulatory scanner in S Africa

The Commission, which investigates cases before bringing them to the Competition Tribunal for adjudication, said it suspected the lung cancer treatment xalkori crizotinib sold by Pfizer had been excessively priced as has the breast cancer drugs Herceptin and Herclon sold by Roche.

Sport Tyson Fury Responds To Anthony Joshua Calling Him Out
Author: 0 Tyson Fury Responds To Anthony Joshua Calling Him Out

The IBF and WBA heavyweight champion is now waiting to see if terms will be agreed with Klitschko for a rematch in November. Joshua told Sky Sports News HQ on Tuesday that a fight with Fury is "top of his list" after his victory over Wladimir Klitschko.

Sport Trump 'deeply saddened' by shooting at congressional baseball practice
Author: 0 Trump 'deeply saddened' by shooting at congressional baseball practice

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise is in critical condition , after being shot Wednesday morning at a GOP baseball practice . "Our courageous Capitol police perform a challenging job with incredible skill", Trump said. He is expected to make a full recovery, Williams said. One of the Capitol Police officers, the statement noted "was transported to the hospital in a police cruiser for minor injuries and has been released".

Author: 0 Golden State Are 2017 NBA Champs, Rout Cavaliers 4-1

And it was just a matter of time before we were going to break through. "They're going to be the highest favourite we've ever had going into a season, any team in any sport", Jeff Serman, an odds maker at the Westgate SuperBook, was quoted as saying by ESPN .