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Golden State Warriors will not visit the White House

The Warriors won the title in 2015 before the Cavaliers made their historic comeback past year. The Warriors will celebrate after the most dominant playoff showing in National Basketball Association history. Steve Kerr doesn't want to go . They weren't so Golden in their lone blemish, a Game 4 loss when they played some of the poorest defense in Finals history to spoil a ideal postseason. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Skipper Sarfraz powers shaky Pakistan to semi-final

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. It seemed Pakistani batsmen were batting on a different pitch during the chase as they cruised to complete the target in 37.1 overs, after openers Azhar Ali (76 off 100) and Fakhar Zaman (57 off 58) provided a ideal start. Read More »

French Open takeaways: Ostapenko's fearlessness ruled the day

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If she plays good, it's very hard that somebody can beat her. "Sometimes I felt like a spectator", the defeated third seed told a news conference. For Halep, bidding to join compatriots Ilie Nastase and Virginia Ruzici as major winners, it was a second final defeat in four years at Roland Garros. Read More »

An Estimated 650000 People Celebrate Penguins At Stanley Cup Parade

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It capped off back to back Stanley Cup victories for Pittsburgh , the first team to do so in the salary cap era. Both of the Pirates' World Series in the "70s were won in Game 7s at Baltimore, and all five Stanley Cups were claimed on the road: Minnesota (1991), Chicago (1992), Detroit (2009), San Jose (2016) and Nashville (2017)". Read More »

Relive Penguins' five Stanley Cup-clinching games with Mike Lange's calls

Hornqvist scored off Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne's left elbow, the former Predator silencing the raucous crowd that had stood for long minutes and flung a few more catfish, too. Penguins . Penguins that very well may be the greatest hockey team of the decade. Jones on Crosby: "It's an incredible year". Only Montreal has won more Cups on the road with 10. Read More »

Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open

Justin Maynard, a sales manager for AirSign, the advertising company that operates the blimp, said only the pilot was on board. The man was the only person aboard when the craft went down shortly before midday at the Erin Hills golf course in Erin, Wisconsin. Read More »

Parade marking Warriors' title rolls in Oakland

Finals MVP Durant - who swapped the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Warriors in search of an elusive championship - has a player option for 2017-18, while star guard Curry is coming off contract. The news that the team would skip the invitation from President Donald Trump for the annual photo op wasn't much of a surprise, this after Warriors player Shaun Livingston went on record saying he meant to skip. Read More »

Going Viral: Virat Kohli's lookalike found in Pakistan

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After that, people are now going insane about a video surfaced online. However, India's arch rival nation Pakistan too has their own version of Kohli and this doppleganger looks strikingly similar to the Indian skipper. As arch rivals India and Pakistan reach the semi finals of the Champions Trophy 2017 in England, a amusing video surfaced on internet. The video by one of the customers, which was seemingly recorded on Snapchat, was then picked up by a Facebook page named Just Pakistani ... Read More »

Pakistan dismisses misfiring England for 211 in semifinals

In the post match presentation, Morgan insisted that the pitch used for his side's eight-wicket defeat at Sophia Gardens cancelled out the home advantage as the same pitch was used for Pakistan-Sri Lanka clash last Monday. "We are building up to that", Bayliss said. "It's disrespectful to Pakistan , who played brilliantly and made the best of the conditions". We are just one match away from knowing who will be crown as champion. Read More »

AC Milan Offer Defender To Everton, Officials To Talk To Ronald Koeman

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Malaga forward Sandro Ramirez and Ajax captain Davy Klaassen are two of the names high up on Koeman's summer wishlist, and the signs are positive that the pair will be coming to Goodison Park. Versatile as he can play out wide, as a central midfielder or in an attacking midfield role, Everton may see untapped potential in the Croatian worldwide. Read More »

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

The Washington County Sheriff's Office said its initial investigation shows the blimp may have experienced mechanical problems. According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the PenFed blimp "deflated, burst into flames, and crashed", at around 11:15am CT. Read More »

Qualifs Mondial 2018: Uli Stielike viré par la Corée du Sud

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La Corée du Sud a marqué 63 buts et en a encaissé 25. Son bilan est de 24 victoires, 3 partages et 6 défaites en 33 rencontres. Les deux équipes qui termineront en troisième position de leur groupe devront jouer des playoffs pour espérer décrocher un ticket pour la Coupe du monde. Read More »

Cavaliers' LeBron James dunks despite face slap from Warriors' Kevin Durant

LeBron James has sparked speculation over his future-particularly whether he will remain with the Cleveland Cavaliers-after the team lost the NBA Finals Monday night. The NBA champion Golden State Warriors will not visit President Donald Trump at The White House following the team's title win last night, according to multiple reports. Read More »

State's Isaiah Maurice kicked off team for rules violation

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As a redshirt freshman in 2016-17, Maurice averaged 5.9 points on 64.3 percent shooting (18-of-28) in 11.9 minutes per game in the team's last seven games, including two in the NCAA Tournament. Maurice's best outing came in Kansas State's 81-51 loss at Oklahoma on February 25, as he scored 11 points and grabbed three rebounds in nine minutes of play. Read More »

When is the Warriors victory parade?

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Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors and LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers fall to the floor during the first half in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland, California. The run helped the Warriors win the second quarter by 15 points. We kept the lead at 6, 8 points, or the deficit. "We will make those decisions when and if the time comes". Read More »

Blimp Catches Fire, Crashes Near US Open Site

Birdies were abundant at Erin Hills, with Rickie Fowler's 7-under 65 serving as Example 1A. You add seven birdies to that card and savor your "stress-free" day, man, that's tempting fate. Instead, a random assortment of actors played starring roles in the first round. He has peppered leaderboards at major championships over the last couple years, but is still in search of a breakout win. Read More »

Boxing champion Wilder charged with marijuana possession

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Wilder's lawyer, Paul Patterson , said in a phone interview that the marijuana did not belong to Wilder. When officers approached the vehicle, they reportedly smelled marijuana coming from inside the Escalade. At the time, Wilder's attorney said the boxer overreacted after believing the woman was stealing from him. Wilder has several friends and associates who had access to the Escalade when he was out of town, Patterson said. Read More »

Le PSG, Kanté explique son refus — Chelsea

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Mais l'ancien Caennais a décidé de ne pas donner suite à l'approche du club parisien . Mais j'ai choisi Chelsea après avoir parlé avec le coach et le directeur sportif. Aujourd'hui âgé de 26 ans, le joueur est maître de son destin et pourrait décider de rester à Chelsea ou encore de partir pour un autre club prestigieux tant il jouit d'une excellente réputation au vues de ses performances. Read More »

Peter O'Mahony to lead Lions against Maori side with Warburton benched

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Gatland believes that run-out has settled Leinster star Sexton back into his natural rhythm and the Lions boss admitted he may pair up with Farrell again at some point in Rotorua . He said the tourists were still in the throes of nutting out their first-choice XV and that would not surface until the first test match against the All Blacks on Saturday, June 24, in Auckland . Read More »

Scalise is in "some trouble"

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Pelosi noted that Trump resorted to violent language at times on the campaign trail, and she accused Republicans of "sanctimony" in seeking to place blame on the left. "Nobody would have survived without the Capitol Hill police", Paul said. Speaking on the House floor, Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., issued a call to "replace the hateful rhetoric and resistance with respect". Read More »

Spurs never enjoyed big Finals ratings like Warriors-Cavs

The Golden State Warriors are basking in the glow of another National Basketball Association championship, but there are questions about a possible White House visit. "I couldn't sleep for two days", Durant admitted. We want to keep this thing together and see how we can continue to keep getting better. "Obviously, there's a lot of hoopla and fanfare that follows you wherever you go, but I know where my talent comes from", he said in an interview with Decision. Read More »

650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

He'll turn 41 in November, but he played a valuable supporting role with the Penguins last season so it wouldn't be surprising if they end up agreeing to another one-year contract. We'll be taking a look at this by using numberFire's nERD metric, along with some other stats to show just how dominant they were this season. He has 51 points over 134 playoff games. Read More »

State of Origin series 2017

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For years the Origin hyperbole suggested Queensland had a mortgage on effort to the last. NSW is expected to send plenty of traffic at the rookie half, although coach Laurie Daley believes Thurston's omission could become a rallying point for the Maroons and was not about to give them more ammunition by labelling Milford a liability. Read More »

Oakland triumphant as parade celebrates Warriors title

I'm just so happy Kevin has broken through. "We don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this year". Despite coming up on the losing end of The Finals for the fifth time in eight trips, James averaged a triple-double over the five games, a first for the NBA's championship series. Read More »