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Golden State Warriors: 5 things we want to see at the parade

The 7-foot (2.13 m) small forward and 2017 Finals MVP has said that after his controversial decision leave the Oklahoma City Thunder and join the Warriors last offseason, he is not eager to move aga...

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Democrats win annual baseball game with special meaning

In addition to Scalise, a police officer, a congressional aide and a lobbyist were shot on Wednesday morning when a man opened fire as the Republican lawmakers practiced for the game in the Washing...

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McIlroy and Day get the weekend off

Right behind was a trio of players that included Rickie Fowler, who went 28 holes before making his first bogey and then went three holes without making a par. "And I've been very light on competitive...

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GOP Lawmaker Scalise Still Critical Though Doctors `Encouraged'

These guys were out at dawn - no doubt enjoying the camaraderie and the warm morning air - trying to sharpen their baseball skills in preparation for the Congressional Baseball Game at Nationals Par...

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LeBron James' legacy secure despite Finals loss to Warriors

LeBron James' legacy secure despite Finals loss to Warriors

League sources told ESPN earlier this month that Durant , who holds a player option for the 2017-18 season, is willing to take less to help retain the core of the team. "It's different just because ...

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Bangladesh set India 265-run target to enter Champions Trophy final

Jadhav, who was handed the ball for the first time in the tournament, deceived Tamim with a straight delivery which the southpaw failed to read and instead lost his leg stump while attempting a cross-...

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The real reason the Golden State Warriors took Game 3: Klay Thompson

The real reason the Golden State Warriors took Game 3: Klay Thompson

Trailing by two in the final minute, Kevin Durant - the star player in a series where all of the Warriors stars have played up to their billing - grabbed a defensive rebound, dribbled up court, pu...

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Top Three Miss Cut At US Open As Four Others Share Lead

Open Championship broadcast crashed in an open field approximately a half-mile from the Erin Hills golf course, at approximately 11:15 a.m". The U.S. Harman was the first left-handed victor of the...

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NBA champ Warriors give Oakland something to celebrate

NBA champ Warriors give Oakland something to celebrate

The Warriors' Andre Iguodala was less subtle, when asked before his team's title-clinching win Monday about a potential trip to Trump's White House. "Frankly, I think it's why Trump couldn't be more...

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Casey delighted to be anywhere near Fowler

These are the widest fairways we've ever played in a US Open . So it's pretty simple: I just didn't get it in the hole fast enough. Hit greens. Make a few putts. The 39-year-old then parred the 13th ...

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McIlroy trying to make up ground at US Open

Unfortunately for the four-time major victor he looked on course to be doing precisely that on Friday afternoon after struggling to an opening 78 , which featured an eagle on the second, four bogeys ...

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Scott steadies ship at US Open

The Englishman won the Masters a year ago for his only PGA Tour victory. I like classic US Open courses but this is different. "I did feel a bit of expectation this week, from myself as well becau...

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Casey overcomes triple-bogey to tie for US Open lead

ERIN, Wis. (AP) - An 11-year-old golf course shaped from Wisconsin pastureland was sure to bring something different to the U.S. Open . The cut was at 1-over 145, tying a U.S. "The scoring was so g...

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Struggling RHP Masahiro Tanaka pushed back 1 day by Yankees

But with the Los Angeles Angels center fielder and defending American League MVP relegated to the bench as he recovers from surgery on his thumb, the locals apparently have found a new favorite. Jud...

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Leaderboard logjam at US Open as top names miss cut

Open, although Johnny Miller was fast and flashy. Then came the par five 14 hole. The cut was at 1-over 145, tying a U.S. Open record set in 1990 at Medinah. coli bacteria in water at a hydration ...

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Curry, Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

Capturing a second title in three seasons in historic fashion has put the Golden State Warriors among some of the NBA's greatest championship squads, overcoming a heartbreaking setback to become eve...

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Nasser Hussain says pitch blameless in England defeat to Pakistan

Nasser Hussain says pitch blameless in England defeat to Pakistan

It was an outcome which confounded nearly all predictions after England had breezed through the group stages - while Pakistan began their campaign with a landslide defeat against India and sneaked int...

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India demolish Bangla, sets up epic finals against Pakistan

India demolish Bangla, sets up epic finals against Pakistan

A 30-second spot during the final to be broadcast by Rupert Murdoch's Star Sports is expected to cost almost 10 million rupees ($155,267), far higher than the 1 million rupees that advertisers pay o...

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Out-of-sorts McIlroy on course to miss out after opening 78

The Northern Irishman had a one-under-par 71 in his second round on Friday but was five over par overall after a disastrous 78 in the first round. Following the afternoon wave, Casey must have bee...

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Rory McIlroy, Jason Day miss US Open cut

He followed his 71 from yesterday with a 74 on Day 2. McIlroy and Day needed low rounds to have any chance of advancing to the weekend, but both missed the projected cut by numerous shots. That stil...

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Lacob: Warriors will keep Curry at any cost

But at the end of the day we know what's best for us as a group and we want to do everything we can to keep this team together. Cleveland would have had the momentum going into Game 6 back in Clevel...

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Brighton agree club-record deal for Valencia goalkeeper Ryan

Brighton agree club-record deal for Valencia goalkeeper Ryan

The 25-year-old will join the newly promoted Premier League club on 1 July. Goalkeeper Mathew Ryan (centre) from Down Under will join Brighton and Hove Albion for club record fee. Brighton ma...

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Andy Murray beats Kei Nishikori to set up semis clash with Wawrinka

Wawrinka is confident he can reverse the result of last year's semi-final here, when Murray won in four sets before losing to Novak Djokovic in the final . "I served well and opened up the court", ...

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French Open suspended by rain, Bacsinszky and Ostapenko into semi-finals

Both Bacsiszky and Ostapenko share the same birthday but, while one turns 28, the other only reaches the age of 20. Ostapenko is the first teenager to reach the Roland Garros semi-finals since Serbi...

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Suns not ruling out drafting De'Aaron Fox fourth in NBA Draft

Suns not ruling out drafting De'Aaron Fox fourth in NBA Draft

But a week out, everyone is doing their darndest to cast some doubts. Questions were raised about Ball's conditioning after his first workout for the Lakers, and the former UCLA star even acknowle...

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Warren Gatland set to call up new players to Lions squad

Warren Gatland set to call up new players to Lions squad

The Lions added four Wales players to their ranks on Saturday , and were poised to draft in two Scotland men too. "Obviously this is my first tour and I don't really know how things work with...

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Fowler eyes US Open lead as McIlroy, Day head for exit

Jason Day and Adam Scott will go back to the drawing board after becoming high-profile casualties of a second-round collapse from the Australian contingent at the US Open . "I think at this point ...

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Long-driving Champ takes advantage of Erin Hills' generosity

But I couldn't have shot any higher. "And I just unfortunately didn't execute". He shot 75 and missed the cut. Matsuyama vaulted into contention at the U.S. Open, the only major championship without...

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US Open: Defending champion Dustin Johnson makes early exit

US Open: Defending champion Dustin Johnson makes early exit

Four years after Justin Rose ended a 43-year wait for an English victor, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood headed into the third round of the US Open at Erin Hills in a four-way tie for the lead. D...

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Who are NBA champions Golden State?

Durant was once again the best player on the floor for the Warriors on Monday, hitting some timely three-pointers en route to a team-high 39 points. The Warriors have been dubbed a super team wit...

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Top three cut at Erin Hills in first for US Open

It didn't for McIlroy , either. The Northern Irish star entered the week as the No. 2 player in the world behind Dustin Johnson . A straightforward par on the first was followed by a superb eagl...

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Warriors fans expecting more championships

The Warriors won 129-120 t. The Warriors are headed to San Francisco, where they broke ground this year on a new arena slated to open in 2019. But Thursday was a rare chance to celebrate. BART t...

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Key hole at the US Open

Paul Casey was alone in third at 7 under after a 71 in the second round. No other information was provided. No left-hander has won the U.S. Open, the only major championship without a left-handed v...

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Co-leader Koepka has 'bombs away' mentality at Erin Hills

And I felt the most calm I have in a major in a long time this week. Rickie Fowler never came seriously close to a bogey on his way to a 7-under 65, which matched the U.S. "And I've been very li...

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Champions Trophy: India outclass Bangladesh to set up final against Pakistan

Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir is likely to be fit for selection for the Champions Trophy final against India on Sunday, after completing an entire training session at The Oval on Friday. I...

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Taylor Swift's music returns to streaming sites

Taylor Swift's music returns to streaming sites

Taylor Swift is making her discography available to streaming services once again, three years after she pulled her back-catalogue from Spotify . Perry told late night TV host James Corden abo...

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McIlroy dismisses Twitter criticism after US Open exit

He rebounded nicely with only one bogey and five birdies after his snowman on No. 14. The Canadian shot a second-round two-over 74 but is still in the mix heading into the weekend at two under par. "J...

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Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India

But yes, I think if you're talking about the pressure, I think the way Tamim and Mushfiqur batted, even in the way Sabbir Rahman started, it didn't look like we are tensed. "India have a very good bat...

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Koepka and Fowler pull clear at Erin Hills

And on each occasion McIlroy missed the cut. If I don't three-putt, I shoot even. "I shot 66 at Oakmont, way back in '07 on Friday but scoring that day was ridiculously high and it was a whole dif...

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Wales can cope without Bale - Allen

Last campaign we saw them out, but that's just where we are at the moment. It was coolness personified by Ramsey but Wales - who were without suspended talisman Gareth Bale - could not hang on f...

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