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Warriors reclaim National Basketball Association championship from Cavaliers, win second title in three years

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But it's one they had to have, and a series that wasn't living up to its hype and seemed headed for a quick conclusion is California bound for Game 5 on Monday night. "Not going to overreact to one". The two teams have contested the past three finals. "When we were there previous year I think I looked at him and said: 'Let's just never do this again". Read More »

Members of the musical Hamilton practice anthem

Just take it one game at a time and root this series comes back to Cleveland for a Game 6. "You have to tip your hat to Cleveland ", he said . "If they make tough threes over us when can nearly live with those instead of the stare down, rhythm - you can make a sandwich before someone can out there and you knock it down". Read More »

Miley's pitching, 4 HRs carry Orioles past Red Sox 7-5

However, other members of this year's team are also struggling to hit as many deep balls as last season. On the third hand, because you are apparently a mutant, he was hurt in spring and missed most of his preparation, so all normal avenues for forming expectations could pretty much be thrown out the window. Read More »

Kevin Durant & LeBron James ready for game 5

The Cavaliers lose, and their season ends. Duh. James generally covers Durant , but the Cavs mix up looks by using Jefferson, Tristan Thompson , J.R. "And we've proven that". "We can't worry about what happens after the game", Durant said. But for Game 5, the focus is on Stephen Curry . James collected a game-high 13 rebounds and added eight assists to go while becoming the first player ever to average a triple-double in the Finals. Read More »

Durant powers Warriors over Cavaliers to claim NBA title

Golden State went 11-0 during that stretch before Kerr returned for Game 2 of the NBA Finals . "I was anxious, I was jittery. I put in all the work and had to trust in it". The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers to regain the NBA Championship with a 4-1 series win. It was quite obvious after three games who the MVP for the Warriors was. Read More »

Mets select David Peterson with 20th overall pick

Oregon's ace is now one step closer to the big leagues. The college junior boosted his draft stock this past season, which led him to this first round selection. The Boston Red Sox liked what they saw in the Colorado high-schooler and selected Peterson in the 28th round of the 2014 MLB Draft . Their first round pick, David Peterson, hails from the Oregon Ducks. Read More »

NBA Champs! Warriors defeat Cavs in Game 5 to win title

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In Oakland , the Warriors are the first team in history to squander a 3-1 Finals lead. Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr for Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday , June 12, 2017 , in Oakland, Calif . Read More »

Blues Set a 24-Point Margin in Game 1

The two teams put on nearly the flawless half of football to open the game, Tedesco's desperate effort to reach out and score when he was brought down inches short the only mistake in 37 sets of football. O'Neill was possibly the man under most pressure with speculation he could be dropped to facilitate a backline reshuffle that would have allowed Walters to pick Slater at fullback and play Darius Boyd on the wing, with Dane Gagai moving into the centres. Read More »

Warriors back as National Basketball Association champions

Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue wants to see a tougher tone from the defending champions in their do-or-die showdown Monday with the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals . Kevin Durant has 21 points and Steph Curry has 20 for the Warriors, who are two quarters away from their second championship in three years. "I thought the first two games we were being too nice". Read More »

Twitter erupts after LeBron James dunks on Kevin Durant

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Some variation of those words was written or uttered somewhere nearly one year ago. (The Warriors also beat the Cavs by 35 in Oakland in January, but "I don't put anything on the regular season game", James said .) The Warriors have been the better team all year and all series, and playing at home , they should end the Finals on Monday night. Read More »

Kevin Durant shares his thoughts right after Warriors win National Basketball Association title

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. He also had 13 rebounds and eight assists, giving him a triple-double average for the finals, an unprecedented feat. The Warriors became the first Bay Area team to capture a championship at home since the A's finished the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 5 of the 1974 World Series. Read More »

Warriors fans celebrate National Basketball Association title with rowdy street party

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Right away, they didn't treat me like I was 'KD, ' or act like they wanted me to be a kind of vocal leader. Durant - drafted as second-overall pick by the Seattle SuperSonics in 2007 - was an easy choice for the Finals MVP. " I would like to come up with a system that relies on the good faith of our teams that the extent rest is necessary and it's done in an appropriate way ." . Read More »

Kevin Durant named NBA Finals MVP in first championship run

Keep doing this every year". When James scored with 11:34 left in the game, the Cavaliers had cut a 17-point deficit down to 98-95. Where the Cavs crapped out was getting little scoring from Kevin Love (six points on 2-of-8 shooting and 10 boards) and with their bench. Read More »

Warriors beat Cavs 129 -120 to win NBA title

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Durant capped his spectacular first season with the Warriors by bringing home that coveted National Basketball Association championship he joined Golden State last July so determined to get, scoring 39 points in a fast-and-furious, Finals-clinching 129-120 victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 on Monday night. Read More »

Monsoon reaches Mumbai, covers parts of Maharashtra

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In North Madhya Maharashtra, it has reached up to Pune and Nashik districts. The south-west monsoon has finally arrived in Mumbai and many parts of the city have witness heaving pouring on Monday evening. "Right now, no favourable conditions are seen, so we have not yet made any statement regarding when the monsoon will hit Uttar Pradesh or Delhi", Devi said. Read More »

Twins select SS Royce Lewis No. 1 overall

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Did you hear that it's MLB Draft day, and the Twins have the first overall pick? Rounds 1-2 of the draft will take place tonight, with rounds 3-10 going on Tuesday and rounds 10-and-up going Wednesday. "He's just a baseball junkie". At No. 13, Miami took New Mexico high school lefty Trevor Rogers, who was also at the draft site and is the cousin of former Marlins outfielder Cody Ross. Read More »

Kimball 1st IndyCar pole comes with record run at Texas

With four laps remaining, Takuma Sato ran in trouble. Kimball, who will make his 109th race start on Saturday, turned in a two-lap average of 222.556 miles per hour to bag his maiden pole and lead a Honda-powered sweep of the top seven positions in the process. Read More »

VanWynsberghe takes 41st at national bee

It is an adjective. The preliminary process for this year's competition was started eight months ago and the 291 spellers were selected from 11 million participants from the classrooms across the United States. Rajeev wakes up at 5:30 a.m.to being practicing spelling, spending time with his spelling coach and time with his dad, Rajeev Muralidharan. Following the written test that featured 26 written and multiple choice items, Andrew participated in the oral spelling rounds. Read More »

Alvaro Morata's agent reveals a 'very important offer' from Manchester United

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The club reportedly had a £52m bid rejected by Real Madrid for the forward, and have since returned with a £60m offer. The Times add that United will hold further talks over Morata with Real. "They are a club of great charm, a very interesting option", he said of United. "They've made a very important offer, and now it's up to Real to make a decision". Read More »

Cavaliers look to keep momentum going in Game 5 against Warriors

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Golden State leads 3-1 in the series as it shifts back to Oakland , Calif., for Game 5 on Monday night. They'll spend the next 36 hours or so leading up to Game 5 being reminded of everything that happened previous year, from the collapse in the Finals to the dominance of Irving and LeBron James in the final three games of that fateful series to the part Curry played in the season that saw his Warriors win a record 73 games and saw him win a second straight Most Valuable Player award - ... Read More »