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Steve Kerr will take time to explore medical options

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In Golden State's run to the title, Durant led the Warriors with a player efficiency rating of 27.5 in 15 playoff games. Andre Iguodala plans to test the National Basketball Association free-agency waters this summers, and the Warriors figure to have plenty of competition for the forward's services, The Vertical reports . Read More »

It's a massive boost for Pakistan cricket: Mickey Arthur

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A moment of miscommunication between him and Jadeja led to an easy run-out opportunity for Pakistan, which they didn't miss. A panel of juries of the worldwide governing body of cricket selected Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed to lead the best XII of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Read More »

Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Nashville Predators Game 5

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He's far from the only unexpected contributor for Nashville during these playoffs. He got the surprise start in the Penguins' first playoff game when Murray was injured in warmups. The three-time Vezina Trophy finalist has yielded at least four goals in each contest en route to losing all five of his career decisions in the Steel City, including eight tallies on 36 shots collectively in Games 1 and 2. Read More »

Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No

Paul, Minn., native, won three batting titles and the 2009 American League MVP before switching to first base for the Twins . Sixteen years had passed since the Twins last held the top pick in baseball's June amateur draft, so they milked the suspense until the final hour. Read More »

Pro golf: Steve Stricker makes US Open cut on the number

The second round of the 2017 U.S. Open is in the books, and the top of the leaderboard features some of golf's up-and-coming names looking to claim their first major championship. Typically, par is your friend in the U.S. Open. There is a palpable excitement around the grounds at Erin Hills due to the packed leaderboard that portends a thrilling weekend and the fact that the course has shown well-challenging yet fair. Read More »

Real Madrid ready to pay Ronaldo's tax bill for him to stay

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The 32-year-old Real Madrid striker, who is in Russian Federation as Portugal prepare for their Confederations Cup opener against Mexico, is said to be "outraged" after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of 14.7million euros (£12.8million). Read More »

Mercedes A-Class, AMG GT sedans shown to United States dealers

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The front-wheel-drive small auto has sold elsewhere as a hatchback for two decades, but the dealers said only the new sedan version is being brought to the US, which has not been a strong market for hatchbacks. Another dealer told the publication that Mercedes could have a hit if the price was below at the $30,000 mark. As for the looks, the Concept A Sedan - unveiled earlier this year in Shanghai - ought to provide a fairly clear indication of what to expect. Read More »

Celtics' Danny Ainge confident he will get his guy at No. 3

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As part of the deal, the Celtics got the No. 3 overall pick, as well as either the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 first round pick (must fall between picks 2-5) or the Sacramento Kings ' 2019 first round pick. "I think they're both terrific players", Ainge said . "It was the best offer we had pretty significantly, by a significant margin", Ainge said of the trade. Read More »

Celtics-76ers Officially Announce Blockbuster Trade For No. 1 Pick

The Celtics will acquire the 2018 Lakers pick the Sixers own if it falls between No. 2 and 5. Reports from Woj and ESPN indicate that Lakers pick will have some interesting protections on it: if the lottery ultimately places it in picks two through five it will not convey to the Celtics, but will instead stay with the Sixers, and the Celtics will instead receive the 2019 pick of the Sacramento Kings , also now owned by the Sixers. Read More »

Four share lead at US Open

Tommy Fleetwood continued to shine on his US Open debut as he claimed a share of the halfway lead with a second-round 70 at Erin Hills. Rickie Fowler , the first-round leader, is in a three-way tie at 6 under, followed by an eclectic mix of five golfers at 5 under. Read More »

Kiki dumped, Bacsinszky meets Ostapenko in semis

Insane twists of fate aside, the fact that we have a 19-year-old in the semi-finals of Roland Garros for the first time since Ana Ivanovic in 2007 is great news. There's another interesting statistic that comes with the Kuznetsova win: according to Richard Pagliaro at Tennisnow , "nine times the woman who has beaten Kuznetsova has gone on to reach the French Open final". Read More »

Russian Federation start Confederations Cup with 2-0 win over New Zealand [GALLERY]

The 8-nation tournament features the host nation, 2014 World Cup victor Germany and champions of FIFA's six continental governing bodies. The four Russian cities that will host the eighth Confederations Cup - St. Petersburg. Pizzi says the Chile staff is "optimistic from the images we've seen, but we understand and know that the player still feels pain, and that's why we'll wait until tomorrow to decide if he plays". Read More »

Kane Williamson named 12th man as Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team

While there were mixed reactions to the final result of India's loss and Pakistan's win on Twitter regarding cricket, Tennis star Sania Mirza has congratulated both the countries for their victories in cricket and hockey games. "One big partnership would have been the key to set it up nicely, but as I said , credit to the opposition". "I thought Pakistan were the better team in the first quarter and they created more opportunities but after we scored the first goal we started to ... Read More »

F1 2017: Hamilton Comes Closer To Championship Lead With Canadian GP Win

Vettel , a four times world champion with Red Bull who leads Hamilton by 25 points after six races, qualified second for Sunday's race. The 18-year-old Stroll, on the grid for the first time before his home fans, finished for only the third time in seven races this season and achieved his goal of earning his first points at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve , where he watched the race with family as a child. Read More »

Perez mum on rumours Ronaldo wants to leave Madrid

When speaking publicly on Monday having ran unopposed to return as president for the next four years, Perez did not reference Ronaldo when discussing the current state of Los Blancos . "I heard of the Cristiano (his situation) by a newspaper that reported it". "That is the model Real Madrid will continue with". "The whole thing is very unusual because Cristiano Ronaldo is a great guy, both as a player and a person". Read More »

Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1

Danny Ainge shed some light on his motives for sending the No. 1 overall pick to Philadelphia for the No. 3 and a highly protected first-rounder down the road. If the more favorable of the Sixers' and Kings' 2019 first-round picks is the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, the Sixers will instead convey the rights to the less favorable of those two picks. Read More »

Fahey's Ribchester should prove too strong for Royal Ascot all-comers

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He's a versatile horse when it comes to conditions, but he has been beaten the few times that he has encountered "Firm" in the going description and a couple of his rivals look sure to thrive on a fast surface. "He'll still take a lot of beating, but our horse will improve for the ground". There are two trans-Atlantic challengers in Todd Pletcher's American Patriot , the mount of Frankie Dettori, and Miss Temple City from Graham Motion's stable. Read More »

A new cast of characters at top of US Open

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Leishman was just a shot from the lead at seven-under par as he stood on the 12 tee, having picked up three shots. Winds gusting up to 25mph were making scoring conditions hard and had forced tournament officials to change the pin position on the par-three 13th before play began. Read More »

Two-goal Ronaldo keeps Madrid kings of Europe

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Bale was a second-half substitute in his home city of Cardiff as Real became the first side to retain the status as European champions since the Champions League era began with a comprehensive 4-1 win against Juventus on Saturday. "We are still quite young as a whole team and we have a great squad". "He is the only one to win two consecutive Champions Leagues ", added Perez. Read More »

Lawrence Taylor pleads guilty to DUI

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Police say Taylor was driving a Bentley on the Florida Turnpike when he hit a motorhome, then sideswiped a police vehicle. Breath tests conducted five hours after the crash record blood alcohol levels of 0.082 and 0.084 percent. Taylor has previously had numerous run-ins with the law. He was arrested in 2009 in Miami-Dade County after leaving the scene of an accident, a crime that he also committed in 1996. Read More »

Jared Goff boasts of grasping 'all of' Rams offense

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McVay told Goff he's installed about 95 percent of his offense already during OTAs and minicamp. We'll have to wait until late July to find out just how much progress has or has not been made. He threw seven interceptions to just five touchdowns and took 26 sacks (an average of nearly four sacks a game). The year couldn't have gone much worse for the rookie, who looked overwhelmed by the transition from college to the pros. Read More »