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Durant makes his mark in Game 1 of NBA Finals for Warriors

Durant makes his mark in Game 1 of NBA Finals for Warriors

Image: Golden State Warriors center JaVale McGee dunks against Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith during the first half of Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, California. Check out the...

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Tiger Woods seen confused, stumbling on police dashcam video

But wait. Maybe it was Mr. Woods appearance in the White House with President Obama some years ago that explains Thursday's report on Mr Woods by Fox News - regarded by some as the supreme commander...

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Nadal hoping for birthday present from Real Madrid

Nadal hoping for birthday present from Real Madrid

Nikoloz Basilashvili gift-wrapped Rafael Nadal his easiest ever Grand Slam victory on Friday and admitted his ability to win just one game was "quite embarrassing and quite disappointing". Playing ...

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McGregor could equal Floyd-Pacquiao PPV record, promoter says

McGregor could equal Floyd-Pacquiao PPV record, promoter says

A report by Boxing Scene said McGregor has already signed a contract to face Mayweather in a boxing match. Canelo-Chavez?! You know what I mean?! Mayweather hasn't put his name on the dotted lin...

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Youthful Man United side beats Palace 2-0 in last EPL game

Youthful Man United side beats Palace 2-0 in last EPL game

On the other hand, Sam Allardyce named a really strong starting eleven for the game with former Red Devil Wilfried Zaha looking to help his new side finally get a win over United . "But as for ...

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Cilic advances to 3rd round at French Open

Olivo, the world number 91, led 7-5 6-4 6-7 (6-8) 5-4, with Tsonga set to serve, before the match was stopped due to bad light. After falling a break behind in the third, Verdasco comfortably prevai...

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Concerns growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GP

Concerns growing at F1 Mercedes after slump at Monaco GP

Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland leads the start during the Formula One Grand Prix at the Monaco racetrack in Monaco , Sunday, May 28, 2017. "I know how it feels, it's not a good fee...

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Venus overcomes slow start to reach 3rd round

Venus overcomes slow start to reach 3rd round

Rafa Nadal began his charge towards a 10th French Open title by brushing aside Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-1 6-4 6-1 to set up a second-round clash with Dutchman Robin Haase. - Bertens, who reached the s...

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Juventus veteran Gianluigi Buffon delighted to keep proving his worth

Juventus veteran Gianluigi Buffon delighted to keep proving his worth

The second leg between Monaco and Juventus will be played in Turin on Tuesday. Now Monaco must attempt to become just the third team ever to overturn a home first-leg deficit in the Champions...

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Venus Williams Confirms Pregnant Sister Serena Williams Is Having a Girl

Venus Williams Confirms Pregnant Sister Serena Williams Is Having a Girl

PARIS-Serena Williams , the victor of 23 Grand Slam titles, often dominates tennis' most coveted events, leaving her young challengers with scraps. The post Serena Williams: Baby's gender revealed...

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Nadal out to tame hard-hitting Haase at French Open

Robin Haase , a Dutch professional tennis player ranked No. 46 in the world, drew Rafael Nadal in the second round of the French Open on Tuesday, ending things at 6-1, 6-4, 6-3. Kvitova returned...

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David Wagner hails Huddersfield 'heroes' as Premier League awaits

Steve Nicol lauds Huddersfield's self-control against Reading en route to securing a place in the Premier League . If the penalties were nerve-jangling, the 120 minutes which preceded them were...

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Man United's grueling 64-game campaign will prove beneficial next season

Man United's grueling 64-game campaign will prove beneficial next season

We know we've got the players capable of winning the league but it didn't happen - we've had to play through the Europa League to get to the Champions League . We have high hopes for the next sea...

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Battling Kyrgios ready to play through pain

Battling Kyrgios ready to play through pain

In all, of the 11 men from the United States who entered the main draw at Roland Garros, only Isner and No. 25 Steve Johnson remain in the tournament. Grosjean, for his part, has said he understands h...

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Vettel wins Monaco Grand prix

It is the second race weekend this season that Hamilton has failed to finish on the podium - while Vettel has finished no lower than second in 2017 - following the Briton's uncharacteristically ...

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Celtics eliminated from Eastern finals by Cavaliers 135-102

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers open their title defense as underdogs against the Golden State Warriors as the National Basketball Association finals get underway next week. They bea...

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Britain's Johanna Konta suffers shock first-round defeat at French Open

Britain's Johanna Konta suffers shock first-round defeat at French Open

Elsewhere, fellow seeds Barbora Strycova, Carla Suarez-Navarro and Caroline Garcia defeated Alison Riske (6-3 6-0), Maria Sakkari (6-4 6-2) and Nao Hibino (6-2 6-2) respectively. His best result at ...

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First rain drops at French Open

Kerber was not in this at all. Kvitova spent five months out and missed the Australian Open after needing emergency surgery in December when she was stabbed in her left, playing hand during a bu...

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Pique: Madrid chants don't offend me and Real don't have to apologise

Ronaldo got Madrid off to the flawless start after just two minutes before Karim Benzema's close-range finish sealed the title 10 minutes into the second half. Atletico next season will move into...

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Cavs v Celtics ECF Game 5 Breakdown

Cavs v Celtics ECF Game 5 Breakdown

Late in the 4th, Jaylen Brown took a rough fall, and the Cavaliers on the court came over to offer him a hand and help him up, only for their hands to be swatted away and them to look back in shock ...

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Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland start bench-clearing brawl between Nats, Giants

Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland start bench-clearing brawl between Nats, Giants

During the 8th inning of the game, Strickland threw a pitch that ended up nailing Harper on his side. That was the cue for Harper to gesture at Strickland with his bat, before throwing his helmet as...

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LeBron undaunted by challenge of facing Warriors in Finals

Golden State has glowed in this postseason, becoming the first team to start 12-0 while winning by an average of 16.3 points per game - the highest margin league history. They'll collide again, start...

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Thiem, Zverev aiming to upset old guard at French Open

Thiem, Zverev aiming to upset old guard at French Open

Amaya called Roland Garros "the Borg Invitational". Nadal is chasing his tenth French Open crown and has been in sublime form coming into the second Grand Slam having won titles in Monte Car...

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Own goal earns PSG record 11th French Cup title

Own goal earns PSG record 11th French Cup title

Fortunately for him, Blaise Matuidi's pressure from a PSG corner in the first of two added injury-time minutes and saw Cissokho nudge the ball into his own net at the death, extending Angers' ...

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Cavaliers rout Celtics in Game 5, earn trip to NBA Finals

Irving's handle is probably better than anyone else in the National Basketball Association and even when his shot isn't going, he can penetrate through the first layer of the defense and get something...

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LeBron: Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

LeBron: Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

No one will threaten James' top spot for some time. Williams was once in the conversation for the best point guard in the league along with 2005 draftmate Paul. Winning more than twice as many games a...

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Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

The Senators quieted the Penguins early in the series , holding them to three goals through three games by playing disciplined hockey. The Lightning, with Mathieu Garon and Dwayne Roloson splitting...

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Wawrinka storms back to win Geneva tournament

Wawrinka storms back to win Geneva tournament

Victory against the 33rd-ranked Zverev avenged a loss when Wawrinka last faced him, at the previous Swiss event on tour in Basel in October. From there Wawrinka kept his cool to level it up and he d...

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South Africa refreshed and ready to challenge England in Southampton

His early exit prompted concerns that he could miss the start of the ICC Champions Trophy, but the 25-year-old has been able to shake off the problem. Stokes received reprieves off his first two deliv...

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Celtic secures trophy treble, ends Scottish season unbeaten

Celtic secures trophy treble, ends Scottish season unbeaten

Now only Aberdeen stand in the way of Celtic securing a first domestic treble in 16 years and only the fourth clean sweep in the club's 129-year history. In one of the most exciting Cup finals seen ...

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Raptors without GM after Weltman jumps to Magic

Raptors without GM after Weltman jumps to Magic

Weltman has been deeply involved in every aspect of the Raptors' front office under president Masai Ujiri as Toronto became a perennial Eastern Conference contender. Frank Vogel, who took over as O...

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Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

Lue: Cavs' Irving feeling 'good' after Game 4 ankle injury

James needed 28 points heading into the game to surpass Jordan, who had 5,987 points, and he reached the magic number late in the third quarter with a three-point jump shot. Since 2009, the Cavs have ...

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Everything you need to know about Luis Robert

Everything you need to know about Luis Robert

Cuban outfielder Luis Robert , left, poses with Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn at a news conferences after Robert signed with the White Sox before a baseball game between the Whi...

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Mike Zimmer Says He Plans to Keep Coaching Despite Eye Problems

Mike Zimmer Says He Plans to Keep Coaching Despite Eye Problems

After revealing that he is eyeing a return date to the Vikings on June 4, Zimmer was quick to eliminate any doubts regarding his eye problem affecting the future of his coaching career. "I've been...

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Djokovic and Nadal could meet in French Open semifinals

However, Federer, at 35, the oldest man in the top five, is skipping the French Open to save himself for an assault on an eighth Wimbledon . The other British players all avoided seeds, with Kyl...

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Conte offers support for Wenger ahead of FA Cup final

We now face the team, which administered that low-point of the season, and while Chelsea have already avenged the 3-0 loss at the Emirates with a 3-1 win at the Bridge, the FA Cup final at Wemble...

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Moses: No plan to stop Alexis in FA Cup final

Moses: No plan to stop Alexis in FA Cup final

The Blues , who clinched the Premier League title two weeks ago after beating West Brom at the Hawthorns, must now turn their attention to the FA Cup final . "They only have this possibility to fi...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench

Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench

The 2017 NBA Finals matchup we expected all along is happening. The Warriors became the first team in league history to open the playoffs 12-0, which provides them with a week of rest prior to the...

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Hamilton rules out psychological warfare with Vettel

But as Hamilton's chief rival Vettel, and indeed the rest of the field, improved during the day's second running, Britain's triple world champion and his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas slid ...

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Ajax coach rues 'boring Europa League final'

We had to focus because it was a very important game and we won for them and for the country. The omission from the England squad, plus Gareth Southgate's indication that his worldwide career is far...

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NHL royalty vs. the rowdy neighbors in Stanley Cup Final

But the Pens, with a relentless offensive attack, got the winning goal from Chris Kunitz to lock up a return trip to the Final and a chance to repeat as Stanley Cup champions with a 3-2 decision. ...

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Totti confirms his last Roma match on Sunday

Totti confirms his last Roma match on Sunday

Steven Gerrard has likened Francesco Totti to himself ahead of what is expected to be the Italian forward's final game for Roma . "Roma-Genoa, Sunday May 28 2017, the last time I'll be wearing ...

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Spurs Kawhi Leonard misses practice, remains questionable for Game 3

Spurs Kawhi Leonard misses practice, remains questionable for Game 3

When Leonard met with the media, he said his ankle is getting better but that he's only been able to watch practice from the sideline. "Our best player is down", Popovich said about the health of Le...

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Real title win 'an incredible feeling' for Zidane

Real title win 'an incredible feeling' for Zidane

Zidane's role in restoring Real to the top of Spanish football was hailed by Ronaldo as the Portuguese claimed just his second league winners' medal in eight seasons since coming to Madrid . Zid...

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Rory McIlroy to miss BMW PGA at Wentworth

Rory McIlroy to miss BMW PGA at Wentworth

Why I haven't performed as well as I have around this golf course , I'm not really sure. But it seems as if this event is experiencing a bit of a bounce back this time around as most of the top Eur...

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Messi's Spanish jail sentence for tax fraud to stand

Messi's Spanish jail sentence for tax fraud to stand

The court reduced Jorge Messi's sentence from 21 months to 15, however, for returning the defrauded amount to Spain's tax authority. They appealed to the Supreme Court. MADRID-Lionel Messi has los...

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Juve Back In Champions League final

Juve Back In Champions League final

I think Juventus have a very good chance of winning the Champions League . Massimiliano Allegri's mood would not have been improved by having to make an early sub after Sami Khedira picked up a...

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How Arsenal, Liverpool, Manchester City Can Reach Champions League

Had they won that, they would have qualified for the competition the following season and edged out the Premier League's fourth-placed team - if they had not finished there themselves. "Of course we...

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Patriots, Gronkowski agree to 2017 incentive package

Patriots, Gronkowski agree to 2017 incentive package

This is according to ESPN's Adam Schefter who reported the deal via information given to him from Gronk's agency Drew Rosenhaus. So Gronkowski would get to that $10.75 million payday if he plays 9...

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Zabaleta to leave Manchester City

Zabaleta to leave Manchester City

Leicester had been outplayed up to that point, but replied through Japan striker Shinji Okazaki's acrobatic volley in the 42nd and caused City problems in the closing stages. "One more game we are ...

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