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MVP Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

Durant ripped out the hearts of Oklahoma City Thunder fans past year by leaving for the Oakland-based Warriors , which many considered the easiest route to an National Basketball Association title. There were a few bumps in the road as the two-time MVP got acclimated to the presence of Durant , but everything came together during the dominant 16-1 postseason run. Read More »

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


LeBron James , whose 41 points and triple-double average through the series could not hold off the Golden State Warriors' multiple offensive juggernauts, was there to greet Durant with a hand slap, a hug and a pat on the head. Smith received techs after a replay review. He had 10 points, 12 rebounds and five assists in this clincher. Durant did indeed join a ready-made contender by teaming up with two-time reigning league MVP Stephen Curry on a team that won it all in 2015 and were ... Read More »

Oakland triumphant as parade celebrates Warriors title

But he offered a glimpse of what more he could offer by averaging more than 30 points per game during the Finals. Durant , who lost in his only previous Finals appearance in 2012, led the way for the Warriors with 39 points and was relieved after feeling pressure to deliver prior to the game. Read More »

Champions Trophy semi-final: Impressive England has the edge

Ali was complimented well by Junaid Khan and debutant Rumman Raees, who chipped in with two wickets each. But Root, on 46, nicked leg-spinner Shadab Khan to wicketkeeper Sarfraz and Morgan (33) aimed an expansive drive at the lively Hasan and gave Sarfraz another catch to leave England in trouble at 141 for four. Read More »

Jelena Ostapenko springs a surprise in French Open


The 20-year-old may have been unseeded going into the tournament, but her ranking will fly up afterwards from No. 47 to just outside the top 10 at No. "I'm looking forward to Wimbledon because grass is one of my favorite surfaces", she said. Jelena Ostapenko completed her wonderful and wholly improbable two-week journey from teenage hopeful to dazzling Grand Slam champion on Saturday when she came from a set down to blitz Simona Halep at Roland-Garros with one of the tournament's most ... Read More »

Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win


Had they scrambled to trade Fleury during the season and actually completed one, there is nearly no chance they would have been celebrating their fifth Stanley Cup on Wednesday afternoon. "Look at this scene". The 27-year-old Swede was injured during the playoffs, though he still piled up 18 points in 19 games and played 28 minutes per game. Read More »

How To Cancel Your Useless iOS App Subscriptions

The O6 device will also control audio playback in most apps - including the built-in Music and Podcasts apps, as well as Spotify, Audible, Netflix, and YouTube - even in basic mode, although you'll have to start those apps manually, either from the touchscreen or by using Siri . Read More »

The Pittsburgh Penguins Repeat As Stanley Cup Champions


But as insane as the tradition has gotten, Pittsburgh fans took the catfish theme to the darkest timeline on Sunday night after the Penguins late victory in Game 6 brought the Cup back their city for a second straight year. Crosby also became only the third man to win back-to-back Conn Smythe trophies. The disallowed goal will be remembered in Nashville for a long time. Read More »

Pilot of blimp injured after crash at US Open

The Floriday-based company that owns the blimp, AirSign, is looking into the crash, said Catherine Walsh, a company sales representative. A blimp flying over the U.S. A deputy at a security post reported seeing the aircraft on fire or smoking and rapidly descending about 11:15 a.m., authorities said. "You don't get many rounds at the US Open that are stress-free", he said. Read More »

Cubs draft son of woman killed in 2015 church shooting


On the evening of June 17, 2015, a 21-year-old white supremacist named Dylann Roof walked into Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in downtown Charleston, South Carolina and fatally shot nine people. "With what's happened, obviously there's some national tragedy", said Cubs vice president Jason McLeod , adding that he didn't want the story of the murder of Singleton's mother to overshadow the young man's baseball talents. Read More »

Warriors undecided on whether to visit White House

James teamed up with All Stars Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh on the Miami Heat to win his first championship in 2012. Golden State has won two of the last three National Basketball Association titles. He got off his bus and hopped and shouted as he gave high fives to the crowd. That could involve moving forward Kevin Love , who was only 2-for-8 for six points in the final game . Read More »

All the best to our cricket team!

Pakistan will now play eight India or Bangladesh in the final at the Oval in London on Sunday, June 18. Paceman Hasan Ali returned excellent figures of three for 35 in 10 overs. Bayliss acknowledged that England need to be able to adapt better when batting is tricky. Azhar, who pulled all-rounder Ben Stokes for six, followed him to the landmark in 68 balls. Read More »

Golden State Warriors championship parade set for Thursday in Oakland


After a night of celebrating the Golden State Warriors latest National Basketball Association title, fans snapped up victory shirts and hats Tuesday, while Oakland crews were busy hanging championship banners along the parade route. And David West, who almost brawled with Cleveland Cavaliers center Tristan Thompson in Monday night's game, offered his thoughts on the day after the election. Read More »

Blimp flying over US Open crashes

Update 7:30pm: The pilot of a blimp that crashed at the US Open has received serious burns. "According to local authorities, a commercial blimp not affiliated with the USGA or the U.S. I didn't know it was the blimp ", Snedeker said. "It's not good. Glad everybody is OK", Snededker said after finishing his round. Justin Maynard , a sales manager for the blimp's owner, Florida-based AirSign, told the AP that the company's operations team on the ground near Erin Hills golf course ... Read More »

Steph Curry not in favor of visiting Trump. What social media thinks

And yet despite all those great qualities, he has never come close to winning a championship. "I do know me and KD had a conversation along with Draymond and Klay and Andre past year before he even showed up that that was kind of the identity of who we are as a team that we understand how important it is, the guys that are here", Curry said. Read More »

#WokeWarriors: Golden State Warriors Vote To Skip White House Visit

Durant has attracted ire for his decision to join the Warriors , who won 73 games past year but lost a 3-1 lead in the 2016 Finals to James' Cleveland Cavaliers . Fans hold up a banner during the second half in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland, California. Read More »

Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open

Harman is making his third appearance in the U.S. Open and had missed the cut in his first two, while it's only Fleetwood's second, the first coming in 2015 at Chambers Bay where he tied for 27th. Phil Mickelson withdrew from the U.S. Open a little more than an hour after the sun climbed over Erin Hills, realizing there was no chance to get from his daughter's high school graduation in California and make his Thursday afternoon tee time in Wisconsin. Read More »

Blimp goes down at US Open golf tournament; pilot is 'OK'

There was the helpless sight of Jason Day pitching toward the flagstick on No. 4, only to see the ball roll back to his feet twice in a row. His tee shot on No. Spieth first went with an 8-iron. The World No. 1 and victor of three consecutive starts earlier this season before he tumbled down some stairs in Augusta, Johnson laid up into heavy rough left of the par-5 14 (his fifth hole), came up short on his third shot, and hit an awkward chip to about 50 feet, staying on the top level of the ... Read More »

Owen Farrell ruled out of Maori All Blacks match


There are five Irish players in the side with Tadhg Furlong , Sean O'Brien, Conor Murray and Johnny Sexton joining O'Mahony. In retaining the backrow trio that went so well against the Crusaders, Gatland has not picked Sam Warburton . Read More »

What do the Warriors think of Trump?


During the five-game NBA Finals series between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers , Klay Thompson showed flashes of his scoring brilliance that was akin to his electric performances back in the Warriors' championship run in 2014-15. Read More »

Anderson Talisca Says Jose Mourinho 'Wants' Him Amid Manchester United Rumours

United completed a £31m purchase of former Benfica defender Victor Lindelof yesterday, as reported by BBC Sport . He would certainly add a certain level of authority to the Saints' back-line, and his experience of playing at the highest level for such a prolonged period of time would undoubtedly prove to be a huge asset to them. Read More »

Trump asks Americans to pray for Rep. Steve Scalise

Scalise was standing near second base when he was shot in the hip. They signed oversized cards for the wounded. The shooter was identified as Hodgkinson, a 66-year-old home inspector from IL who had several minor run-ins with the law in recent years and belonged to a Facebook group called "Terminate the Republican Party". Read More »

Warriors unanimously decline White House visit

They went 15-1 in the postseason, with sweeps in the first three rounds before beating LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games in the finals. So I probably will be back in the my gym in the next couple days just because it's just who I am. I've been put here for a specific goal: "to be a witness and to share my testimony as I go through it". Read More »

Fans gather in Pittsburgh for Penguins' Stanley Cup parade

We know they won it all for the second year in a row, but what did their odds look like throughout the year? For the second year in a row - and the third time in nine years - the Pittsburgh Penguins were taking part in a championship parade on Wednesday afternoon. Read More »