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Sport Warriors join Bulls, Lakers, Celtics on list of NBA's greats
Author: 0 Warriors join Bulls, Lakers, Celtics on list of NBA's greats

President Trump has already welcomed members of the New England Patriots and Clemson Tigers football team to the White House after their championship runs this past winter. Many more people may fall back into the Warriors' fan camp, however, after word surfaced the National Basketball Association champs reportedly won't be making the customary trip to the White House because of President Trump's politics.

Author: 0 Golden State Takes 2nd NBA Title In 3 Years

Golden State plays under a set of offensive-friendly rules, and critics said they wouldn't have stood up to the rugged play of the past. His new challenge is to get back on top. But it could have been so much better for Cleveland. During the trophy ceremony, Kerr said, "I want to say a special thank you to Mike Brown and my whole coaching staff".

Author: 0 Cink, Cabrera Bello among 3 leaders at St. Jude

Amateur Braden Thornberry and former Gator Billy Horschel were among five players two shots back. Both scores were recorded at the Grey Silo Golf Course in nearby Waterloo. Kiwis Steve Alker and Danny Lee made the cut, though it was by the barest margin for Lee, who had to make a five-foot putt on his last hole to squeak in on the number.

Author: 0 Jeff Sessions Pushes Back On Suggestions Of Collusion

The attorney general's testimony comes days after Comey told congressional investigators that FBI leaders expected Sessions to recuse himself from the Russian Federation investigation before the attorney general's March announcement, however, he declined to publicly say what led to that assessment.

Author: 0 What do Ireland need to do to qualify for Russian Federation 2018?

It leaves Wales four points behind Serbia and the Republic of Ireland with four matches remaining. Serbian Eagles relish their chances against the likes of Austria, Republic of Ireland, Georgia, Moldova and Wales and hope they will have what it takes to top the group.

Author: 0 Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

It wasn't over the wall when the fan touched it, and Betts caught the ball anyway. Pitching with his hardest fastball since 2012, averaging more than 92 miles per hour this season, Sabathia submitted a vintage performance against a Red Sox lineup that was stacked with right-handed batters.

Author: 0 Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans

CLEVELAND (AP ) - Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig made an obscene gesture at Cleveland fans after hitting a home run Tuesday night. As he completed his trot around the bases, cameras captured Puig giving a double-middle finger gesture to fans seated in the dugout suites near the LA bench.

Author: 0 Japanese horse Epicharis scratched from Belmont Stakes

Tapwrit also became the third Belmont victor in the past four years to be sired by the leading North American stallion Tapit , following Tonalist in 2014 and Creator last year. He's good from the gate. However, there was even more adding to the excitement of the 149th running of the race. Tapwrit finished sixth at Churchill Downs , a feat that Boston Globe writer Joe Sullivan considers " laudable " considering the traffic problems Tapwrit faced in the Derby.

Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko shows no fear ahead of meeting Simona Halep in final

When Jelena Ostapenko reached the second week of the French Open , the player she most likely would want to play in her biggest career match would have to be Caroline Wozniacki . Halep hit 14 winners to 14 unforced errors , Pliskova 45 winners and 55 unforced errors ! "But then I was just trying to be calm and just to try to play my game and just enjoy every moment".

Sport Warriors go for historic NBA Finals sweep
Author: 0 Warriors go for historic NBA Finals sweep

The Cavs came out aggressive in a must-win game against the Warriors to stay alive. And although he's on the cusp of being swept in the Finals - for the second time - by a team unequalled in today's game, James isn't envious of the Warriors for building a super power in sneakers.

Author: 0 U.S. partners vow to pursue climate fight without Trump

The U.S. representative did not agree on the point. Japanese Environment Minister Koichi Yamamoto sits at the grass-covered round table at the opening of a two-day G7 summit on the environment, in Bologna, Italy , Sunday, June 11, 2017. and some of its longstanding partners, including Canada. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt appeared briefly at the Bologna talks.

Author: 0 Scooter turns slugger, ties MLB record with 4 homers

His first hit on Tuesday was a bloop to left that fell to drive in the game's first run. His last home run was a two-run laser off of John Brebbia in the eighth inning . St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds , Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in Cincinnati .

Author: 0 Sparks fly at the beginning of Jeff Sessions hearing

Then, perhaps unintentionally, Sessions referred to a possible third meeting between himself and the Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak, which Comey had reportedly told senators about in a closed hearing. Al Franken. In January, during his confirmation hearing, Sessions told the Minnesota Democrat that he "did not have communications with the Russians".

Sport Highlanders beat Lions by one point
Author: 0 Highlanders beat Lions by one point

The British and Irish Lions have had another setback with a second loss in eight days, this time edged 23-22 by an under-strength Highlanders lineup on Tuesday. Marty Banks converted and the Highlanders were once again back to within two points of the Lions with just under 20 minutes to go. "They were pretty hard on the ball so give them credit there but we turned over too much ball in attack".

Author: 0 Murray wins Olympic final repeat in third round of French Open

But mentally I feel pretty good just now. Simona Halep, the 2014 runner-up, said the torn ligament in her right ankle is no longer an issue and proved that by defeating 26th-seeded Daria Kasatkina of Russian Federation 6-0, 7-5. "It was my best performance definitely during the claycourt season", Murray said. As the French Open enters its seventh day, the tantalising contests and tricky ones for the big player will come thick and fast.

Author: 0 Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea

CNN first reported the development. Warmbier's release happened the same day Rodman began a visit to the country, but a US State Department source said Rodman had nothing to do with the release. "We are so grateful that he will finally be with people who love him". Any visit to North Korea by a high-profile American is a political minefield, and Rodman has been criticized for failing to use his influence on leaders who are otherwise isolated diplomatically from the rest of the world.

Author: 0 When is the 2017 NBA draft?

But the '80s battles were defined more in terms of the geography and what it allegedly implied. In fact, general manager Magic Johnson defended Lonzo Ball , saying (rightly) that his dad's outspokenness shouldn't affect his draft stock .

Author: 0 NZ into America's Cup challenger play-off with win over Britain

Outteridge said the crew will review video and determine what it would do differently if he goes overboard again. Team Japan had the early lead but Outteridge outmaneuvered Dean Barker on the third leg and sailed into the lead. Whether SoftBank Team Japan do return to fulfil their sponsor's aim of bringing the cup to Japan may depend on who triumphs in this month's competition.

Sport Kohli reclaims top spot in ICC ODI rankings for batsmen
Author: 0 Kohli reclaims top spot in ICC ODI rankings for batsmen

The left-hander has vaulted five places to 10th following scores of 68 against Pakistan , 125 against Sri Lanka and 78 against South Africa . Hazlewood, who took nine wickets in three Champions Trophy matches, became the first Australian to top the ODI bowlers' rankings since Mitchell Starc in October 2015.

Sport 10-Man France Down England In Five-Goal Thriller
Author: 0 10-Man France Down England In Five-Goal Thriller

France were rattled briefly but soon took advantage of their opponents' lack of ruthlessness, which will need to be rectified by Southgate if they are to have any hope of success in Russian Federation next year. French football fans sang God Save The Queen ahead of the match between France and England in tribute to the victims of attacks in London and Manchester .

Sport Sangakkara scores 100th ton in Surrey win
Author: 0 Sangakkara scores 100th ton in Surrey win

Not many things are missing from Sangakkara's cricketing bucket list, but a hundred at Headingley was surprisingly one of them. But it was that force from the east, the incomparable Sri Lankan, Kumar Sangakkara, who settled matters with his hundredth hundred in combined first-class and list-A cricket.

Sport La Decima: Rafa Nadal's 10th French Open Title in Numbers
Author: 0 La Decima: Rafa Nadal's 10th French Open Title in Numbers

I try to play my best at all events. "The adrenaline and nerves I feel on this court I can't describe. It's the most important event in my career without a doubt". 2011-Matched Borg's record of six French Open titles. Nadal was unable to convert four break points in the fourth game. Wawrinka , who has three major titles, had never lost a Grand Slam final but was clearly struggling to come up with answers to Nadal's clay-court prowess.

Sport Neto vicino al Napoli ma ci sono due ostacoli
Author: 0 Neto vicino al Napoli ma ci sono due ostacoli

Intanto, il presidente azzurro Aurelio De Laurentiis valuta le alternative e continua a sondare il terreno attraverso i suoi uomini di mercato per il futuro dei pali azzurri. Secondo le ultime indiscrezioni il portiere è molto vicino al Napoli . Il tedesco ha tutte le carte in regola per ricoprire il ruolo di titolare del Napoli .

Sport MotoGP Telai e gomme: Vinales e Rossi, divisi su tutto
Author: 0 MotoGP Telai e gomme: Vinales e Rossi, divisi su tutto

E il fatto che lo sviluppo proceda bene e speditamente per la casa di Iwata lo conferma anche la decisione di fermarsi al Montmelò domani, per un'ulteriore sessione di prove, stavolta in solitaria: " Domani i piloti si scambieranno i telai per confermare le impressioni - rivela il team manager Maio Meregalli - Ma per ora siamo soddisfati: Maverick è stato sempre veloce, anche con gomme usate, mentre Valentino ha trovato più fiducia nelle aree dove voleva migliorare ".

Author: 0 Reds select Hunter Greene with their first pick of 2017 draft

But the Twins , who lead the AL Central after going 59-103 previous year, classified him as a shortstop when Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement at MLB Network studios. 10 overall, also got a similar shoutout from the big club's closer Huston Street . Was a member of the Toronto Mets 16U rotation in 2016 as well as being invited to play on the Toronto Blue Jays scout team and Tournament team at the Perfect Game WWBA Championships in 2015.

Author: 0 Sessions heatedly denies improper Russia contacts

He vowed to defend his honour "against scurrilous and false allegations". Sessions said it was a "detestable and appalling lie" to suggest he participated in or was aware of any collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign .

Sport Tiger Woods Asleep At The Wheel At Time Of DWI Bust
Author: 0 Tiger Woods Asleep At The Wheel At Time Of DWI Bust

Woods , who was reportedly slurring his speech, said that he had been golfing and didn't know where the hell he was-a statement he would later retract, according to CNN . Woods is due back in court for his DUI citation on July 5, according to CNN . "Yes, recite the entire national anthem backwards", Woods, 41, told police when asked if he understood an officer's instructions to recite the alphabet without singing.

Author: 0 LeBron and co not about to give up on NBA Finals

And with a win in Game 4 on Friday night, Golden State can exorcise those haunting demons from previous year when the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals to the Cavaliers. James told reporters on Thursday that he's focused on taking care of his body and he'll be ready to go. No team has ever recovered from the 3-0 deficit facing the Cavaliers this year.

Author: 0 Nadal withdraws from Queen's tournament on doctors' advice

French Open champion Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from next week's Aegon Championships at The Queen's Club after advice from his doctors to rest, organisers announced on Tuesday. The Queen's tournament will be headlined by world number one and defending champion Andy Murray, with US Open champion Stan Wawrinka, runner-up to Nadal in Paris, also competing as the second seed.

Sport Test Barcellona: Marquez il più veloce davanti a Vinales
Author: 0 Test Barcellona: Marquez il più veloce davanti a Vinales

Chi ha ancora deluso dopo un weekend decisamente complicato è stato Valentino Rossi . In entrambe le circostanze il Dottore chiuse il Mondiale al secondo posto: dietro Kenny Roberts Jr nel 2000 e a Marc Marquez nel 2014. "Ma non ci sono grossi problemi con due moto diverse, ognuno decide la sua via". Mi sono sentito da subito a mio agio, sulla moto e con l'anteriore. La sensazione è che per la Yamaha si prepari un'estate molto complicata, sotto tutti gli aspetti...

Sport France sticking with Lloris despite World Cup blunder
Author: 0 France sticking with Lloris despite World Cup blunder

France manager Didier Deschamps has reiterated that Hugo Lloris continues to have his full support and will again skipper the side against England on Tuesday night. France return to action on August 31 against Netherlands , one place and three points behind Deschamps' men in Group A of the European section of World Cup qualifying.

Sport Falcons' Dontari Poe makes weight, earns $125000 bonus
Author: 0 Falcons' Dontari Poe makes weight, earns $125000 bonus

Poe, a two-time Pro Bowl selection with the Kansas City Chiefs , signed a one-year, $8 million deal with weight-incentive clauses as Atlanta's top free-agent addition. "We checked in on his weight today and we are pleased with where Dontari is weight wise", Falcons coach Dan Quinn said. "We've got some strong men, he's one of them".

Sport Penguins victory parade slated for Wednesday
Author: 0 Penguins victory parade slated for Wednesday

Beyond talent, making the best of it seems to lie in a competitive drive that's left teammates, coaches and opponents in awe. "The first two times he made a decision to have community things, and we'll see what happens if he wants to share it with the community again", Mason said.

Sport Jelena Ostapenko wins the French Open
Author: 0 Jelena Ostapenko wins the French Open

A forehand down the line brought up Ostapenko's 36th victor, and with it a huge roar from the captivated home crowd, as she drew level at one set all. It was possibly her best chance to win a Grand Slam. 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.

Author: 0 Women glad, men anxious about changes in 2020 Olympic boxing

This Sept. 21, 1991 photo shows Michael Jordan , left, and Earvin "Magic" Johnson holding their uniforms for the 1992 US Olympic Basketball team in Chicago. There's still a long way to go before Tokyo 2020 and information is still coming in regarding how the team will be selected, but as of now, it's safe to cross LeBron off this list.