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Author: 0 NBA Champions Unanimously Decide to Skip White House Visit

TMZ asked The Game about LBJ, and the Los Angeles resident said the Cleveland Cavalier All-Star tarnished his legacy with the loss. The Cavaliers were not going to win this series. In making his point, he directed attention to the organization's drafting prowess and recruiting targets rather than just focusing on the fact that the team has four All-Stars in himself, Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green .

Author: 0 Finals MVP Durant celebrates with fans outside Oracle Arena

Every dollar you give buys four meals for the hungry. He hugged mother Wanda many a time. Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry , center, holds his daughter Riley as they celebrate with forward Kevin Durant , left, after Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland , Calif., M.

Sport More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital
Author: 0 More surgery expected for Scalise; Trump visits hospital

Steve Scalise and four others. Mr Scalise the number three House Republican leader, was first elected in 2008. Republican Reps. Rodney Davis and John Shimkus both plan to participate in tonight's Congressional Baseball Game for Charity - wearing jerseys from Champaign's Parkland College - even in the aftermath of Wednesday morning's shooting at the GOP team's practice.

Sport Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now'
Author: 0 Antoine Griezmann: 'It would be dirty to leave Atletico Madrid now'

He had even given himself a 60 per cent chance of joining United, while friend and France team-mate Paul Pogba had twice hinted at his imminent arrival in the wake of United's Europa League victory. Rumors suggested that United was willing to pay the reported €100 million transfer bid, leaving the final decision up to Griezmann. News of Griezmann's intention not to leave this summer will certainly be greeted with approval with all connected to the club as they seek to retain the services of ...

Sport Nadal grabs record-breaking 10th French Open title
Author: 0 Nadal grabs record-breaking 10th French Open title

Nadal also moved forward the trend that has occurred in the last three French Open finals where the victor of the second set wins the match. Wawrinka lost his serve thrice as Nadal comfortably won the set 6-1 in just 35 minutes. "It's always been an honour to play against you, two grand slam finals now, congratulations to you for your career and your team". "Twelve months ago, Nadal withdrew from the French Open with a left wrist injury on the eve of the third round.

Sport Smith, Garcia power White Sox past Orioles 10-7
Author: 0 Smith, Garcia power White Sox past Orioles 10-7

That set the stage for Davidson, who clubbed his team-leading 12th homer on a 3-2 pitch to left for Chicago's first grand slam of the season and a five-run White Sox lead. Davidson barely missed on a 2-2 fastball, hitting a deep drive foul into the left-field corner. Still, despite a number of round-trippers, Davidson hadn't felt comfortable enough to enjoy one until Tuesday.

Author: 0 Champions Chelsea face Burnley opener

West Ham faces playing its first three games away from its home at the London Stadium — the centerpiece of the 2012 Olympics — because the venue will be hosting the world athletics championship from August 4-13. The tail end of January into February, conversely, seems by far their most hard patch of the entire season. Chelsea did not have to contend with Champions League games on their run to the title last season, but the new Premier League fixture list means a challenging European ...

Sport Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open
Author: 0 Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open

A blimp flying over the U.S. Open has gone down and the aircraft's operator says he doesn't know if the pilot is alive. But young courses have other hazards, too, and Erin Hills may have hit two of them already Thursday. Matsuyama spent more time in the fescue than he did in the fairway early in the round. Fowler is one shot in front of Tommy Fleetwood, with Brian Harman and J.B.

Sport Penguins' Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies
Author: 0 Penguins' Sidney Crosby wins back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies

All within a calendar year. But back to Pittsburgh , they're the first team to win back-to-back Stanley Cup's since Detroit did it in 1996-97 and 1997-98. The Predators went 0 of 4 with the man advantage, including 32 seconds of a 5-on-3 in the third. Defensemen Roman Josi, Ryan Ellis , P.K. Subban and Mattias Ekholm will all be between 26 and 28.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant Shows DC Love After NBA Championship Win

We're going down as one of the best teams ever, and that's a special thing you can not take away from us", reserve Andre Iguodala said . Is it Michael Jordan? Future Hall of Famers on team: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Oscar Robertson. The news comes the morning after the fifth game in the series, where the Warrior topped the Cavaliers 129 to 120, ending the Finals four games to one.

Sport Holly Holm vs Bethe Correia staredown video from UFC Singapore media day
Author: 0 Holly Holm vs Bethe Correia staredown video from UFC Singapore media day

UFC Fight Night: Oklahoma City is going to be the next UFC event to air live on Fox Sports 1, as Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee are headlining that card. I've never been here in my life, ' Holm told MMAjunkie . "I don't look at it that Holly's lost three in a row. It has prepared me a lot for my career".

Author: 0 Mickelson withdraws from US Open

Fowler had a one-shot lead over Paul Casey and U.S. Open newcomer Xander Schauffele . Day's meltdown began when not one, but two chips from the first cut of rough behind the fourth green hit the top of the hill, then trundled back down to nearly where Day was standing.

Sport Owen Farrell has been ruled out of Maori clash through injury
Author: 0 Owen Farrell has been ruled out of Maori clash through injury

British & Irish Lions: L Halfpenny; A Watson, J Davies, B Te'o, G North; J Sexton, C Murray; M Vunipola, J George, T Furlong, G Kruis, M Itoje, P O'Mahony, S O'Brien, T Faletau. The Lions beat Australia 2-1 in their last test series. Should Farrell fail to recover in time for the first Test, then Sexton would be nearly certain to wear the Lions' number 10 jersey.

Author: 0 Indian High Commission in London hosts reception for Team India

Hasan Ali was the pick of the bowlers for Pakistan , taking 3-35, while left-armer Junaid Khan (2-42) and Rumman Raees (2-44), on debut, also did their bit. England need just one win over Pakistan to complete 50 ODI victories against them. Most of the Pakistan batsmen have struggled during the group matches .

Sport Gatland mixes up Lions squad again
Author: 0 Gatland mixes up Lions squad again

After Wednesday's 22-16 loss to the Blues at Auckland's Eden Park, the only New Zealand Super Rugby team not to make the playoffs this season, the Lions now face an unbeaten Crusaders side with eight current or former All Blacks in the starting lineup.

Author: 0 Sam Warburton fit to lead Lions against Highlanders

As he weighed up how he, Owen Farrell and Johnny Sexton are placed ahead of the first Test, he admitted: "It's not nice to be probably the third choice at the moment". "They are extremely powerful in the game they want to play and very accurate". "In Super Rugby they pre-load". With so little time to prepare and so much to cram in on the training ground, the Lions made a pact before flying out not to be dragged down by negative factors they can not control.

Author: 0 Bottom-ranked Pakistan first in final

Former Pakistan captain Muhammad Yousaf said reaching the final of the ICC Champions trophy was a great achievement on part of Pakistan team given the fact that there was no global cricket being played in Pakistan for past many years.

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors Destroy Cleveland Cavaliers in NBA Finals

Meanwhile, Bayern Munich defender Mats Hummels tweeted about it, saying: "Impressing. KD". Durant, the MVP of the Finals, had 39 points and Curry added 34 for the Warriors, who captured the best-of-seven series, 4-1, against the defending champions.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant Did What He Came To Do

Warriors general manager Bob Myers, the architect responsible for bringing the pieces together, seemed to suggest Curry still sacrificed even after the Christmas Day revelation. and obviously it paid dividends". "Doesn't get much better than that". "And when Steph turned that corner, I think it was after Christmas Day, when he turned that corner, we became nearly unbeatable".

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: India captain Virat Kohli wary of resurgent Pakistan for final

Here's what we learned from India's cakewalk victory. In reply, India showed just how below par the score was as they knocked the runs off with 59 balls to spare. Together with Mushfiqur, Tamim took the game to India with some aggressive batting, taking calculated risks and scoring at a brisk pace as they brought up the century partnership off 104 balls with 10 fours and one six.

Author: 0 Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his dad in new commercial

Over the weekend, the former NC State point guard worked out with the Los Angeles Lakers , who own the No. 2 and No. 28 picks in this year's first round. After working with his personal trainer during his first workout in Sacramento, he spent part of Tuesday's workout learning the offensive sets and terminology the Lakers use.

Sport Super Mario Odyssey Amiibos Revealed
Author: 0 Super Mario Odyssey Amiibos Revealed

If that wasn't enough Nintendo then finished the briefing with an absolute blinder of a trailer for it's all new stand-alone Mario title Mario Odyssey . Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild used Amiibos to unlock in-game items, including new gear, the Epona mount and more. After a few hit 3DS titles and a phenomenally successful smartphone game, it's no real surprise that Fire Emblem is on the way to the Switch.

Author: 0 Steph Curry says he doesn't want to go to the White House

He's so great, joining that team, to me, was nearly unfair", Smith said per The Washington Post . All the pieces that we have are important to the equation of winning a championship and competing for a championship every single year . "One thing my pops always told me is you never count another man's money", Curry says in an interview with Tim Kawakami of The Mercury News . That's not going to happen.

Author: 0 Blimp crashes at US Open, pilot taken to hospital

As the 117th U.S. Open got going 37 miles northwest of Milwaukee, the American Rickie Fowler quickly grabbed the top of the leader board and spent the sun-rich midday perched there, threatening to become a weekend-long theme. Open. Mary Ruediger was visiting her parents who live near Erin Hills golf course when the blimp went down nearby Thursday. Justin Maynard , a sales manager for Florida-based AirSign, says the company's operations team on the ground reported on the pilot's status.

Author: 0 MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Ever since landing KD in the free agency the team had been compared as one of the greatest if not the greatest team of all time . Head coach Steve Kerr , one of the most politically conscious coaches in professional sports, has said the president's proposed immigration ban is "against the principles of what our country is about".

Author: 0 Congressman in critical condition after shooting at baseball practice

According to reports , the congressman was transferred to the hospital's Trauma Center, where he underwent immediate surgery, as well as an additional procedure to stop bleeding. It's said one of the patients rushed to the hospital was also the gun-wielding culprit, named James T. Hodgkinson . It added: 'His condition is critical and he will require additional operations'.

Sport Premier League fixtures: Arsenal face soft end-of-season run
Author: 0 Premier League fixtures: Arsenal face soft end-of-season run

To add to the misery, the first post-Europa game is an away trip to Chelsea . According to the Daily Telegraph , Arsenal are now assessing candidates to come in in a "football operations" position after discussing the details of the role with Wenger.

Sport Yankees slugger Aaron Judge hits prodigious homer against Orioles (YouTube clip)
Author: 0 Yankees slugger Aaron Judge hits prodigious homer against Orioles (YouTube clip)

I don't feel like [he's] picking on us. "Believe me, I can break it down all you want to, but he's a big, strong man who puts some pretty good swings on baseballs and is making guys pay for a lot of mistakes we're making". Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka (5-6, 6.55) starts the first game of a seven-game West Coast road trip Monday when he faces the Angels. Yankees manager Joe Girardi was concerned enough to push Tanaka back a day in the rotation to give him an extra day of rest.

Author: 0 Team by team analysis of the Canadian Grand Prix

Having equalled Ayrton Senna's record of 65 pole positions, just three behind the all-time best mark of Michael Schumacher , the British driver was a hot favourite to triumph in Montreal and in truth he never looked in danger of failing to win here.