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Cavaliers, Warriors deliver most-watched NBA Finals since 1998

We won't hold our breath waiting for you to find the answer. He provided the crucial difference in this matchup putting down fantastic numbers, and what is more important being constant on both sides of the floor in every game. It may be like the last thing they may say, but they are always going to have to say that you're a champion. "Oh, my gosh, more than that", he said . Read More »

'The Fight Is On': Conor McGregor to Meet Floyd Mayweather in Octagon

The item was on the agenda for a Wednesday meeting of the commission, and NAC head Bob Bennett said Mayweather Promotions has the ability to re-add the request to the agenda before then. "This event will be televised on Showtime ", according to the announcement for that date, as quoted by Bleacher Report . UFC two-weight champion McGregor, a Dublin native, had already applied for a boxing license in Nevada. Read More »

Browns' top pick Myles Garrett hurts foot late in practice


He did not return to practice and limped into the field house when the Browns were forced to go indoors because of inclement weather. "I think everybody has got to earn the right to play", coach Hue Jackson said, "and I think we all recognize and understand that sometimes there are certain situations where that's not the case because maybe there's not another player at the position". Read More »

Warriors, Cavaliers working on fourth finals in a row

Curry , Kevin Durant and their teammates are determined to build a dynasty together - and they might just be well on their way. This was not the James of two years ago, when he was still at his locker, a towel draped over his head, 45 minutes after the Warriors beat his injury-diminished Cavaliers in six games in the first of their three consecutive confrontations in the finals. Read More »

Can Pakistan surprise England with their unpredictability

He said other teams learnt from their mistakes and never hide things under victory. Morgan, who had backed Roy for the entire tournament, highlighted the threat of Pakistan's bowlers after wins over South Africa and Sri Lanka secured their place in the knockout round. Read More »

Roger Federer comeback halted by Tommy Haas in Stuttgart


It marked the first time Federer had lost to a player ranked so high since 1999, was his first opening-round loss on grass in 15 years and starts his much-hyped grass-court season with a freakish, listless performance. In fact, Federer won significantly more points in the match, holding a 105-96 edge, magnifying how it was Haas who won the important points. Federer brought an 11-match win streak into the match; Haas will be playing his first quarter-final since 2014. Read More »

Trump says Scalise shooter is dead


Earlier , President Donald Trump said in a statement that "the Vice President and I are aware of the shooting incident in Virginia and are monitoring developments closely". The senator said he was "sickened" by the shooting and condemned the violence. The CNN quoting congressional and law enforcement sources said the shooting appears to be a "deliberate attack". Read More »

Lindelof will star at Man Utd - Larsson


The 22-year-old moves to Old Trafford after this afternoon completing a medical and agreeing personal terms for a fee reported to be €35 million. "We've got young Keane has done exceptionally well at Burnley, we're looking to bring him back at Manchester United for £28m, all of a sudden Lindelof is 30 [million]", Wilkins said. Read More »

Xbox One X Enhanced Games: Here's What It Means

This beastly console will launch with six teraflops, 12GB of memory, 326GB of bandwidth and constant 4k resolution. And while plenty of publishers voiced their support for Xbox One X at Microsoft's press event (which showcased 42 new games), exclusives like the company boasted last generation were nowhere to be found. Read More »

Rory McIlroy, Jason Day address complaints about US Open conditions

To help get the most out of the viewing experience, here are seven key aspects - in no particular order - to keep your eye on as play begins this week. If there's no wind for four days, I think 16 under will win. A softer course typically becomes easier, but there should not be issues with playability. Read More »

Penguins Arrive In Pittsburgh After Winning Stanley Cup


A reporter asked No. 99 if someone down the road would one day beat his records. The Penguins' Cup victory , though, went against conventional thinking in hockey and unconventional thinking also. The Vancouver Canucks have not won a playoff series since 2011, when they played for the championship. Crosby also became only the third man to win back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies. Read More »

Harry Kane hails "fantastic" England character


Scotland is no easy place to come". "The atmosphere in the changing-room would have been a party if we'd won", he said . You need to give people game time; in the past one or two goalkeepers have given up global football because they haven't had the chance. Read More »

Ali stars as Pakistan restrict England in Champions Trophy SF

But with the game getting the same wicket as the Pakistan versus Sri Lanka match, it could be slightly on the slower side. Pakistan had sneaked into the Champions Trophy at the expense of the West Indies, who were just two points behind them in the ICC ODI rankings. Read More »

Warriors top Cavaliers to win National Basketball Association championship


Then he moved across the podium and hugged Stephen Curry before accepting his shiny MVP trophy, holding out his arms and hoisting it for everyone to see. After leading from start to finish in game four, the Cavaliers began aggressively Monday as well. Green had sat out this very game a year ago, suspended because of flagrant foul point accumulation after he swiped at James' groin in Game 4. Read More »

Manchester United sign defender Victor Lindelof


Benfica gave the fee, which could rise by 10 million euros ($11.25 million) in add-ons. The Portuguese is again closing in on the Sweden worldwide, though, with Lindelof set to add to United's defensive options next term. "I am thrilled to be joining Manchester United", said the defender, who is a superb reader of the game, strong in the tackle and able to pass the ball when he wins possession. Read More »

Davis not injured in shooting at baseball practice

Eastern and taken to the hospital, including the House Majority Whip, Representative Steve Scalise of Louisiana , and a staffer for Texas Rep. Roger Williams , who is said to be in stable condition. The park is near the Potomac Yard shopping center on Route 1 and Old Town Alexandria. It is adjacent to a YMCA and across the street from a CVS and an Aldi grocery store. Read More »

Draymond's mom tweets Game 4 was fixed

But it turned out that even though it was announced over the PA system that Green was ejected, it wasn't his second tech. During the first quarter, a technical foul that was called on Steve Kerr the Golden State Warriors head coach had been recorded incorrectly by the game's official scorer as being called on Green. Read More »

Warriors GM Bob Myers 'Confident' Steve Kerr Will Coach Team Next Season

Durant was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals on Monday after claiming an elusive NBA championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers . "I don't need to be out on the court", James said . After trading blows like two heavyweight fighters, the Cavs, you could say, lost on a points decision. England, with a ideal three out of three record in the Champions Trophy, take on Pakistan in the first semi-final to be held at Cardiff on Wednesday. Read More »

Republican leader, Capitol officers and aide shot at congressional baseball practice

Hours later, police named 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois as the suspect in the shooting. Sen. Bernie Sanders said Hodgkinson had volunteered on his presidential campaign. Sen. Jeff Flake says the gunman in the shooting of Rep. Steve Scalise had "a rifle of some sort" and "a lot of ammo". As the House majority whip, Scalise is tasked with tracking other Republican members and ensuring there are enough votes to win approval of key priorities, like repealing ... Read More »

Here's What Happened With Draymond Green's Technical Situation

The technical foul was a weak one, and probably shouldn't have been called, but it was. Midway through the third quarter, Green received another technical foul for arguing with the refs. "After looking at the video, I did not verbalize to the table, and looking at the video, I should have done a better job of making sure that the table knew the technical foul was on Coach Kerr". Read More »

Golden Years Ahead For The Golden State Warriors

It was the first career National Basketball Association title for Durant, who left Oklahoma City last July to join the Warriors amid expectations he and Golden State would fill trophy cases. After doing what he came to Golden State to do, Durant was asked if he had any words for his mother, who was in attendance close by. The Cavaliers made 15 of 24 shots in the first quarter to seize a 37-33 lead, James and Irving each scoring 12 points in the period, as did Curry for Golden State. Read More »

Pakistan's warm-up game against Aussies washed out


The journey began seven years ago, from No. 9, and it isn't done yet. Shastri said Dhawan is an aggressive player and that the team management needs to back him. He did not make the 2006 Champions Trophy side but was included as cover under the title of "assistant manager" and featured in the record books for running out Umar Gul when on the field as 12th man in a pool game against Pakistan . Read More »

Penguins Stanley Cup parade planning underway in Pittsburgh

In more general terms, the Penguins just won a Stanley Cup without a bona fide No. 1 defenseman on their active roster. Later that summer, Crosby hung around the Canadian world junior summer camp in Halifax, eager to soak up any kernel of knowledge he could from this country's top teenagers. Read More »