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Durant finds long-sought title after joining Warriors

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You've got to tip your hat to Cleveland . "It's easier said than done obviously, but that's the goal". While the Warriors haven't formally met to discuss whether they will visit President Donald Trump's White House as is customary for championship teams , Curry said his mind hasn't changed from when he was asked earlier this year about the possibility. Read More »

US, Mexico play to dramatic draw following Bradley surprise goal

The center back trio of Geoff Cameron , Gonzalez, and Tim Ream was solid, with Cameron leading the way. The decision by Arena to start Guzan over Howard seemed a bit odd, but Arena stated he was concerned about Howard's fitness level and didn't want to be forced to make an early substitution. Read More »

What we know about the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight

The pay-per-view match will take place on August 26 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Even if Conor McGregor isn't a pro boxer, and even if Floyd is coming out of retirement at 40 years old for this, everything from here on out is going to be historical, insane and hilarious and everyone knows it. Read More »

Curry, Durant bank on Warriors

This championship was revenge for the Golden State Warriors , who blew a 3-1 lead in last year's NBA Finals to the Cleveland Cavaliers . "You don't force anybody to have to take that approach, but at the end of the day, we know what's best for us as a group going forward and we're going to do whatever we can to keep this team together". Read More »

Warriors' Andre Iguodala on Visiting Trump at White House: 'HELL NAH'

Most players did not discuss their reported decision to shun the chance to meet Trump. Before the Warriors' winning moment in Game 5, Star guard Andrew Iguodala has commented about a possible meeting with the United States president. The Golden State Warriors' 2017 championship parade is set to begin at 10 a.m. local time in the Bay Area on Thursday. Last month, he said Trump was a "blowhard" and maintained he was "ill-suited" to be a USA leader. Read More »

Summerhays takes three-shot Memorial lead as Dufner falters

Dufner drove into the right rough, and after the second storm delay of the afternoon, chopped out, wedged onto the green, and drained his 32-foot, 7-inch par putt, pumping his fist. He was happier about the first reference. "Today was pathetic on all accounts, so have to play better tomorrow", he said. "It's paying a little better", Dufner replied. Read More »

United complete signing of Lindelof for £31m

He has been on global duty with Sweden and was an unused substitute for Tuesday night's 1-1 draw with Scandinavian rivals Norway . Victor Lindelof was pictured with his Manchester United contract for the first time since his move from Benfica was officially announced . Read More »

Roland Garros-2017: Murray, Wawrinka and Pliskova advanced to the semifinals

There was a brief alarm when his first-serve deserted him and he was pegged back to 4-4, but again Murray hit straight back with his fifth break of the match and closed it out on serve. "You know, I'm the odd one out in the semis, but hopefully I can keep it up". She will face Swiss Timea Bacsinszky, who ended the hopes of local favourite and 13th seed Kristina Mladenovic 6-4 6-4. Read More »

Mbappe is ready to decide future

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The teenager is contracted to his French club until 2019, and has also been linked with the likes of Manchester United , Arsenal and Paris Saint-Germain. He added: " Real Madrid? ". Monaco are looking for a fee upwards of £100 million, and that's not really a shock considering how good the player is, or how much he's done this season alone. Read More »

Golden State Warriors vs. the 2004 Detroit Pistons: Who reigns supreme?

Golden State's championship-clinching victory in Game 5 of the NBA Finals was watched by more than 25 million viewers on ABC, wrapping up the most-viewed series since Michael Jordan's last title in 1998. Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) shoots against the Cleveland Cavaliers during the first half of Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland , Calif., Monday, June 12, 2017. Read More »

Witness captures Virginia ballpark shooting on cellphone

Hodgkinson also had arrests in his background for a series of minor offenses and at least one more serious matter. Sanders said he was "sickened" by the attack. "If Scalise wouldn't have been on the team - unfortunately he was hit and I hope he does well - but by him being there, it probably saved everyone else's life", Paul said. Read More »

Ronaldo has 'clear conscience' amid tax evasion accusations

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The Real Madrid star faces a probe after allegedly using a "business structure" created in 2010 to hide his income in Spain from his image rights. Ronaldo was the highest earning athlete in the world past year, according to Forbes , making 77 million euros. "There has never been concealment, or the slightest intention to hide". Read More »

'Dollar store grandpa bandit' arrested at Lawrenceburg casino

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Hunter is suspected of robbing seven Dollar Trees and two Dollar Generals with multiple weapons across New York, Michigan, Wisconsin, Nebraska, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, and Pennsylvania. It is unclear what casino Hunter was arrested at. Police said they contacted local police in the area where Hunter and the stolen auto was located. Read More »

Mayweather will un-retire to fight UFC star McGregor

Mayweather , considered one of boxing's all-time greats thanks to his defensive skills, posted on his Instagram account: " It's official! " alongside an promo image of the two men. Financial terms were not released, though Mayweather got the greater share of revenue when he fought Manny Pacquiao and is expected to have a similar percentage against McGregor . Read More »

Durant planned for title months ago when he chose Golden State

The Warriors won a league-record 14 consecutive games during this year's playoffs and went 16-1 overall in the postseason. Aided by having James to build around and owner Dan Gilbert's willingness to spend, Griffin has assembled and overseen a roster that has made three straight Finals and is positioned to stay atop the East. Read More »

Golden State Warriors Allegedly Skipping Out On White House Visit

A report surfaced shortly after Game 5 claiming that the Warriors would unanimously refuse any invitation to the White House , but that report was clearly debunked by the organization's statement . "Today is all about celebrating our championship", they said. Fans in the Bay Area will have the opportunity to see and hear from their star-studded team up close, including NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant , Splash Brothers Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, and the versatile Draymond Green. Read More »

Mayweather coming back to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

It's Floyd's father, Floyd Mayweather Sr., who has been part of the ongoing trash talk between the two sides as well. With 49 victories without a loss in professional boxing, the 40-year-old Mayweather will enter the ring on August 26 for the first time in almost two years to face McGregor, who turns 29 next month. Read More »

West Ham forced to rearrange first home fixture

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Meanwhile, United will also be at home on Boxing Day and on the final day of the season once more; welcoming Burnley over the Christmas period before Marco Silva's Watford arrive on what will be hopefully be a decisive day for the Red Devils, or perhaps even one of celebration. Read More »

Steve Scalise out of surgery, condition remains critical

The suspect was apprehended, and the five people wounded were taken to area hospitals. Doctors originally reported his wounds as non-life-threatening, but they listed him in critical condition after surgery Wednesday afternoon. Democrats have experienced the same level of hatred as Republicans. Williams tweeted Barth was "receiving medical attention but is doing well and is expected to make a full recovery". Read More »

Victor Lindelof arrives at Carrington for Manchester United medical

The versatile player, who can play as a centre-back, right-back and as a defensive midfielder, has signed a four-year contract with an option to extend it by a year. And Jones, who made 18 starts under the Portuguese last term, believes the signing of Lindelof will only benefit those already at the club. The 32-year-old Larsson told Swedish daily Expressen: " He can play anywhere and is an incredibly good footballer ". Read More »

Cops Release Video Of Tiger Woods' Awkward DUI Arrest

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Woods appears confused, first telling officers he was coming from "L.A." and was on his way to "Orange County". The release of the dash cam videos come after police shared pictures of the damage to Woods' vehicle. He apologized and said he assumes full responsibility for his actions. He was arrested and charged with with driving under the influence . Woods' arraignment is scheduled for July 5 at 8:30 a.m. Read More »

Hammers open their Premier League season at Manchester United

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Newcastle , the other promoted club, starts out at home against Tottenham. The new season's fixtures which were announced on Wednesday morning saw Antonio Conte's team given a Stamford Bridge opener on the weekend of August 12/13. Fans will have to wait until December 9 for the first Manchester derby of the league campaign at Old Trafford. Chelsea will be out to defend the title they won previous year. Read More »

Confirmed: Manchester United bid huge for top summer target

Lopez informed Real of Morata's wish to leave for United, reports Radio Cope and a request that a fee be struck this week. The Independent is claims that the Red Devils are hoping to push through a deal for Morata as quickly as possible - but that Real Madrid are holding out for a hefty £78m transfer fee for the Spanish forward. Read More »

Coaching edge: Steve Kerr's best move of the championship-clinching Game 5

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 . "He had an awesome series, just dominated", Kerr said. Life doesn't usually work out. Durant was in tears as he did that interview with his mother Wanda just steps away beaming with the kind of pride only a mother can understand. Read More »