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Author: 0 Durant's non-foul looms large in Warriors' game-deciding run

Durant, who joined from the Oklahoma City Thunder last summer, was key to the Warriors' victory and their 16-1 postseason run - the best in the league's history. James praised his teammates for overcoming an injury-plagued season and being able to "hit the switch" in time for the playoffs. JR Smith added 25 points and seven 3-pointers.

Sport Steve Stricker proud of his Wisconsin grit to get into US Open
Author: 0 Steve Stricker proud of his Wisconsin grit to get into US Open

Jon Rahm (15-1): This is only the second time Rahm has played a U.S. Open , bursting onto the golfing scene a year ago with a 23rd place finish at Oakmont as a rookie. The USGA saw it for the first time late in 2004, and the wheels were set in motion. "But I feel like I'm playing well at the moment". Two-time major victor Jordan Spieth was also surprised to hear about the rough being cut down, adding: "I've hit it in the fescue multiple times over the last few days".

Author: 0 Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Guentzel finished just one goal short of the National Hockey League record for most goals by a rookie during the Stanley Cup Playoffs behind only Dino Ciccarelli, who finished with 14. Colton Sissons had a goal erased by a whistle 67 seconds into the second period. In the third period, both he and Filip Forsberg had shots ring off the post .

Author: 0 Michigan State dismisses three football players charged with sexual assault

Three Michigan State University football players have been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in a campus apartment, prompting the USA school to dismiss them from the team. Attorneys for the athletes have maintained their clients' innocence. All three players were dismissed from football program Tuesday morning. Now, some of the top players brought into the program are already gone.

Sport Morgan hails brilliant England bowlers
Author: 0 Morgan hails brilliant England bowlers

Speaking to talkSPORT, Morgan said: "At the halfway stage we felt we had an under par score on the board and would need the best out of bowlers, and I think we've probably seen the best of our bowling line up here today". The Australians - who have been bedevilled by the weather with two no results against Bangladesh and New Zealand - could still go through depending on the outcome of the other group game between the Kiwis and the Bangladeshis.

Sport Joe Hart dropped by Gareth Southgate for England's friendly against France
Author: 0 Joe Hart dropped by Gareth Southgate for England's friendly against France

Harry Kane's injury-time equaliser did more than earn England another point on the road to next year's World Cup in Russian Federation, it was also a "huge moment" in the young team's growth, manager Gareth Southgate said. "I think it's a huge moment for the team", said the former defender, whose side remain on top of Uefa qualifying Group F with 14 points from six games.

Author: 0 Parents of man released from NK say he's in coma

Warmbier said he accepted the offer because his family was " suffering from very severe financial difficulties ". Secretary of State Rex TIllerson says the State Department is working to secure release for three additional us citizens being detained in North Korea .

Sport La Decima - The Story: Nadal celebrates 10th French Open crown
Author: 0 La Decima - The Story: Nadal celebrates 10th French Open crown

So very happy for everything. "I have to admit that I've seen him play very little recently and I can not judge his situation". Winning this way after being half injured for years is fantastic. "I am happy. I am enjoying every week, and I want to continue and I'm going to try to keep working hard to try to enjoy more lovely weeks". Nadal has always been a modest superstar, avoiding public displays of entitlement with the same assiduity that he employs arranging the beverage bottles on ...

Sport Mike Golberg, Mauro Ranallo sign broadcasting deals with Bellator
Author: 0 Mike Golberg, Mauro Ranallo sign broadcasting deals with Bellator

In case you didn't know. . A press release states that Ranallo signed a "multi-event broadcast agreement". In late April, all parties issued statements explaining they agreed to part ways, and Ranallo denied he was bullied by JBL. It is great to see Ranallo back in his groove! Bellator announced the replacements for Grande on Tuesday, and "neophyte" isn't a word that would be used to describe either of the men - former UFC play-by-play man Mike Goldberg and ex-PRIDE/WWE ...

Sport Kent State football player Tyler Heintz dies during preseason workouts
Author: 0 Kent State football player Tyler Heintz dies during preseason workouts

The Portage County Coroner told the Record-Courier that Heintz was pronounced dead at 11:34 a.m. local time after being transported to a hospital by the Kent Fire Department. Heintz played his high school football in Kenton, and that program took to Twitter to react to the young man's passing. The school said he was planning to study marketing and entrepreneurship in the College of Business Administration.

Author: 0 Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors

Golden State , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 finals only to lose to them previous year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, set a record in this season's playoffs by losing just one of their 16 games , their only loss coming in Game 4 of the finals.

Author: 0 Rafael Nadal wins men's French Open final

Only Australia's Margaret Court has more victories at a Grand Slam tournament, with 11 Australian Open women's singles wins between 1960 and 1973. In the final set, another break gave Nadal a 4-1 lead and he would confirm his date with destiny as Wawrinka netted a backhand on his second match point.

Author: 0 Presidency: Peace comes only through a Palestinian state

Today, he worries about the prospect of peace with the Palestinians. “Now is not the time to give up on this goal” but is the time to return to direct negotiations to resolve all final status issues on the basis of relevant United Nations resolutions, agreements and global law, Mr.

Author: 0 F1: Hamilton vince Gp Canada, Vettel 4/o

Nella classifica di tutti i tempi ha eguagliato Ayrton Senna e davanti è rimasto solo Michael Schumacher a quota 68. Una pole con la quale Hamilton intende rilanciarsi dopo il complicato weekend di Montecarlo che lo ha visto chiudere soltanto settimo e scivolare a 25 punti di distanza dal rivale in classifica piloti , contro una Ferrari che però anche in Canada ha dimostrato di avere un gran passo e di avere le carte in regola per potersi giocare la vittoria nella gara di ...

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Author: 0 Donnarumma: "Cerco casa a Milano. Rinnovo? Sono legato ai rossoneri"

Gianluigi Donnarumma cerca casa. Ieri, intanto, nell'incontro con il Psg , non sono state presentate offerte per Gigio . Che dovrebbe essere chiara dal prosieguo della conversazione: "Io sono molto legato al Milan ". Ecco, quindi, che il Milan si sta guardando attorno, a caccia di un portiere di esperienza da affiancare al giovanissimo , classe 2000, Plizzari, pronto a farsi avanti.

Author: 0 Nadal Writes History by Winning 10th Roland Garros Title

Nadal wins 16 times from 19 head to head, with the three-time Grand Slam champion Wawrinka. "It's true that 10 is a attractive number, but actually my favourite is nine", said Nadal, the nine-time champion at Roland Garros who faces 2015 victor Stan Wawrinka in the final.

Author: 0 Messi, Neymar and Barcelona congratulate National Basketball Association champions Warriors

The Warriors are poised to dominate the league over the next several years, especially if Kevin Durant agrees to take less money to keep the team together . Tempers flared when Kyrie Irving tied up David West on a loose ball. Kevin Love is scoreless for the Cavs, who have turned it over 11 times. Now Kevin Durant, Steph Curry and the Warriors have found the range.

Sport 'Kiki' Mladenovic downs Muguruza as impressive run continues
Author: 0 'Kiki' Mladenovic downs Muguruza as impressive run continues

But she remains France's ace. Muguruza , who beat Serena Williams in the final 12 months ago, walked off following the loss wagging her finger at the fans on Court Suzanne Lenglen. Venus Williams of the US gestures after missing a shot against Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland during their fourth round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris , France.

Author: 0 Warriors beat Cavs for second title in three years

Sure, the Warriors missed becoming the first undefeated champion, but 16-1 still gave Golden State the best winning percentage of any title team at.941. Completing a flawless 9-0 run at home during the postseason, the Warriors became the first San Francisco Bay Area team to win a championship at home since the Oakland Athletics won the 1974 World Series.

Sport Finals NBA, Durant e Curry: la nuova coppia d'oro del basket USA!
Author: 0 Finals NBA, Durant e Curry: la nuova coppia d'oro del basket USA!

Per Durant una partita di qualità, con 39 punti a referto e 14/20 al tiro. Kevin Durant si prende l'MVP a scapito di uno Steph Curry che ha sfiorato la tripla doppia di media, e che per la seconda volta non risulta il miglior giocatore delle Finali (nel 2015 era stato Andre Iguodala): più che sulla presenza del numero 30 nei momenti decisivi (la quale non è minimamente in discussione), il dato fa riflettere sulla potenza e sul livello del roster degli Warriors , perchè un ...

Author: 0 Marc-Andre Fleury hands the Stanley Cup to Matt Murray

The NHL Expansion Draft will require teams to expose some very good players, especially goaltenders, since teams will only be allowed to protect one. Monday afternoon, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reported that goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury has waived his no-move clause for the expansion draft back in February.

Sport Soft dismissals cost us the match, says de Villiers
Author: 0 Soft dismissals cost us the match, says de Villiers

No, they're not. When it comes to batting, Pakistan are probably one of the least aggressive sides in this tournament, with only Bangladesh for company. One wondered whether they were losing their touch, but they turned it around it after that. Having lost the toss and being put in to bat, South Africa started slowly before a spell of eight wickets for 51 runs put them on the back foot as a trio of run-outs cost them dear.

Sport Warshaw: Bruce Arena finds the balance as United States stymie Mexico at Azteca
Author: 0 Warshaw: Bruce Arena finds the balance as United States stymie Mexico at Azteca

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Getting three points, not heightened political tension between the United States and Mexico , is the focus of American players going into Sunday night's World Cup qualifier at Azteca Stadium. With a fresh unit, the Americans came away with a point at Estadio Azteca and finished a trying stretch with four points from two matches. On Saturday, he thought about making as many as nine changes.

Author: 0 Juventus, Douglas Costa vicino: Cuadrado sarà sacrificato?

Con il rinnovo del contratto, la scorsa settimana, di Massimiliano Allegri , la Juventus si è buttata a capofitto nel mondo del calciomercato , per provare a migliorare una rosa già di alto livello, con innesti utili per le scelte tattiche dello stesso tecnico e per mantenere lo status di grande squadra europea oltre che prima in Italia .

Sport Halep to Meet Ostapenko for Roland Garros Title
Author: 0 Halep to Meet Ostapenko for Roland Garros Title

After being sent left and right to chase the ball as Pliskova dictated the point with her forehand, the Romanian, two metres from her baseline, unleashed a gravity-defying forehand passing shot to break for 3-1. "I think she has a big chance now to win the final, she's going to deserve it". "I feel like I have more experience", Halep said afterwards. For Bacsinszky it was a second semi-final defeat in Paris .

Sport Manchester United agree transfer of Benfica's Lindelof
Author: 0 Manchester United agree transfer of Benfica's Lindelof

Lindelof, 22, is a Sweden worldwide who has played 12 times for his country, scoring once. In November 2016, when Lindelof's name was first linked with United , Ibrahimovic said his former Sweden teammate was "good enough" for the club.

Author: 0 Diligence key in light of attack, says Aussie captain

Australian frustration at The Oval was amplified given they appeared just four more overs away from securing an all-important two points. Even though they were well ahead in the DLS total, relentless rain ensured the minimum of 20 overs needed to complete a game did not happen.

Author: 0 Murray Downs Del Potro in blockbuster match

Andy Murray benefited from a double-fault by Juan Martin del Potro in the opening tiebreaker and then looked more and more like the world No.1 during a 7-6 (10-8) 7-5 6-0 victory at the French Open . The big question mark surrounds Del Potro's fitness. "He is one of the smartest guys on the circuit". Stan Wawrinka , the 2015 champion, was a 7-6 (2), 6-0, 6-2 victor against 28th-seeded Fabio Fognini .

Sport Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final
Author: 0 Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final

Ostapenko became the first Latvian player - man or woman - to win a Grand Slam event, hitting 54 winners to beat Halep of Romania 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Philippe-Chatrier Court in Paris . She had been the tournament favourite this time in the absence of Serena Williams , but again missed out on a first major title. I'm just so happy.

Author: 0 Warriors beat Cavaliers to win NBA Finals

Congrats to Durant and the Golden State Warriors . "It just shows Oakland is its own entity and Oakland has always been its own force". The title marks the Warriors' second in three years, and potentially, the beginning of a dynasty.

Author: 0 Mustafizur hoping his off-cutters come good against India

Notwithstanding Pakistan's remarkable turnaround after a embarrassing loss to arch-rivals India in their tournament opener in Birmingham, hosts England will take to the field at Sophia Gardens with their nose ahead. Pakistan , then 92 for one, saw three wickets go down in a hurry. All-rounder Mathews, fresh from an unbeaten fifty in Sri Lanka's shock seven-wicket victory over India, drove off-spinner Mohammad Hafeez for six, while Dickwella ended a sequence of 54 balls without a ...

Sport India knock South Africa out without a stutter
Author: 0 India knock South Africa out without a stutter

The world's number one team lost the last eight wickets for 51 runs after being comfortably placed at 116 for one at one stage. Two run-outs of skipper AB de Villiers (16) and David Miller (1) within a space of six deliveries started the slide from which South Africa could never recover with nearly all the Indian bowlers becoming successful in choking up the runs.