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Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

Act III in this trilogy is overloaded with story lines, with the biggest being whether James and Co. have enough firepower to go toe-to-toe with the Warriors, who added superstar Kevin Durant to a ...

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Ian Poulter returns to world's top 100 after second at Players Championship

And it wasn't just that hole. Kim produced a flawless final round three-under-par 69 to become the second South Korean to win the prestigious event after 2011 champion K.J. "I thought it was for a 3...

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MS Black Caucus calls for Rep. Oliver's resignation

The MS Legislative Black Caucus is calling for the immediate resignation of State Representative Karl Oliver for his statement calling for the lynching of people responsible for the removal of Confede...

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Koscielny to miss FA Cup final following unsuccessful red-card appeal

Koscielny to miss FA Cup final following unsuccessful red-card appeal

The Frenchman has constantly refused to give a definitive answer on whether his current contract, which expires at the end of the season, is to be renewed. And Ferguson has questioned whether the Gun...

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Japanese broadcasters' call of Takuma Sato's Indy 500 win is terrific

During the race restart, it was deemed that he jumped the start, forcing him to the back of the pack with a drive-through penalty. Ed Jones finished in third place, while Max Chilton was fourth ...

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Pitcher strikes out every batter in ideal game

Pitcher strikes out every batter in ideal game

Earlier this month, Faieta struck out all 15 batters she faced in a five-inning game. Faieta struck out all 21 hitters in the seven innings that make up full high school softball games. Cedar Grove ...

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Man City sign Bernardo Silva from French champ Monaco

Man City sign Bernardo Silva from French champ Monaco

He takes risks. That's why I like him. "To have this opportunity is fantastic". Jurgen Klopp was forced to field a midfield player in James Milner at left-back all season, as he preferred the 31-y...

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Johnson beats M's 6-0 for Boston's 6th straight win

Johnson beats M's 6-0 for Boston's 6th straight win

The amount of people on base during their winning streak is impressive also, piling up 66 hits is something that should make you feel good for the foreseeable future. Channeling his inner Chris Sale ...

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My success 'mostly luck', says Cher as she collects Billboard icon award

My success 'mostly luck', says Cher as she collects Billboard icon award

She teamed the daring look - which she previously wore in the song's music video - with thigh-high boots and a leather jacket. He called the Soundgarden and Audioslave singer "a true innovator", "a mu...

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Angels star Mike Trout jams left hand, leaves game at Miami

Angels star Mike Trout jams left hand, leaves game at Miami

Strasburg (6-1) singled and scored Washington's first run on Bryce Harper's RBI grounder in the third inning. The Marlins hand the ball to hard throwing Jose Urena for Sunday's start versus ...

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LeBron James Break MJ's Playoff Scoring Record

Three years back, in Act 1, the Warriors capped off a 67-win season with a title over the wounded Cavaliers. With this being the third installment of the Cleveland-Golden State finals saga, basketba...

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Bernardo Silva: Manchester City agree £43m deal for Monaco midfielder

Nowadays if you don't work hard, even if you're one of the best you don't succeed. Pep Guardiola's side finished third to qualify for the Champions League group stages next season and Silva's ar...

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Beavan leads Binghamton to 1-0 win over Hartford

Beavan leads Binghamton to 1-0 win over Hartford

As he came off the mound, Burns just spiked the ball into the ground about 10 feet in front of the hill. Binghamton Rumble Ponies ( Mets ) right-hander Cory Burns slipped a bit in his delivery, so...

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Castroneves runs near-perfect race, ends 2nd again at Indy

Castroneves runs near-perfect race, ends 2nd again at Indy

Alonso , who skipped his ride in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix to drive at Indy , put on a thrilling show and even led 27 laps - third most in the race - but his engine blew with 20 laps remaining. Fo...

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Cavaliers Win: The Sneakers of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Champions

For James, the Finals are an annual rite. It was certainly a fun season for the Celtics , one that was much-appreciated from their fans. "Anything Danny [Ainge] and this organization need me to do ...

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Sato holds off Helio to give Andretti another Indy 500 win

The 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 will be viewed today by more than a quarter-million spectators at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, as well as a worldwide television audience. "We only ne...

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LeBron Undaunted By Challenge Of Facing Warriors In Finals

But the three-times National Basketball Association champion was also quick to point out that he has faced such a talent-laden squad on the NBA's biggest stage before - in 2013 against San Antonio whi...

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Takuma Sato is the first Japanese driver to win Indy 500

Sato , 40, avoided it all and became the fifth different driver to win the race for Andretti . It was his second IndyCar victory, the first coming in 2013 in Long Beach - 73 races ago. His Honda ...

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Predators top defenders drawing high praise from Penguins

The Senators gave the Penguins everything they had. Matt Cullen doesn't so much practice with the Pittsburgh Penguins as watch them practice. Scott Wilson and Carter Rowney , two rookies who ...

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Emotional Kvitova wins 'twice' on French Open return

Normal service appeared to have been resumed, however, when the seven-time grand slam victor broke quickly back and went on to win the first set. "It was very hot out there, so I'm happy that I won ...

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Warriors listed as favorites to win NBA Finals

Though a sweep is always possible in the NBA Playoffs, it seems unlikely to take place between two teams that seemed so evenly balanced over the last three years. "I started to focus on myself, on...

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Cleveland Cavaliers beat Boston Celtics to advance to NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers beat Boston Celtics to advance to NBA Finals

Not especially for Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving , who finally had health on his side for an entire regular season before helping lead the team to a 12-1 record over the first three rounds o...

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Frightening wreck knocks Scott Dixon out of Indianapolis 500

Both Dixon and Howard climbed out of their cars under their own power. Howard was not hurt. When you get that high, you can not turn so Howard went into the wall. To say that I'm unhappy is an under...

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Man United to reward Jose Mourinho

Man United to reward Jose Mourinho

Griezmann has been massively linked with a move to Old Trafford, especially after saying it was a " 6 out of 10 " chance he would be joining Man United . "As I promised after the final, I don't care ...

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Zidane calm with Real Madrid one point away from title

Both teams have 87 points, but the Catalan club leads on the head-to-head tiebreaker. "Now we know what we have to do and we have to recover well, because the players have given a lot in the last two ...

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Austria's Thiem makes short work of Tomic in Paris

Austria's Thiem makes short work of Tomic in Paris

I'm so happy". It was also going to be a tough task for Tomic, with sixth-seed Thiem among the favourites to knock down Rafael Nadal in his quest for a 10th title. "I have played the wrong player ...

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All eyes on Alonso in a wide-open Indianapolis 500 field

The motorsports mania is about to begin in the heartland, and it's not all tied to Fernando Alonso , the two-time Formula One champion tackling the Indianapolis 500 for the first time . This is ...

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Alexander Gustafsson proposes to girlfriend after beating Glover Teixeira

Alexander Gustafsson proposes to girlfriend after beating Glover Teixeira

Teixeira was knocked down in the third round but refused to go quietly. More recently, at UFC 202 in August of 2016, Johnson squared off with Glover Teixeira in a bout that lasted only 13-seconds af...

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James says Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

Instead of Avery Bradley and Jae Crowder , there's Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant ; Stephen Curry instead of Marcus Smart and Draymond Green instead of Al Horford . "This team is a insane team. S...

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NBA Finals: Warriors strong favorite over Cavs (latest odds, schedule)

Freezing Boston defenders with his dribble and driving to the basket whenever he wanted, Irving made six layups, two 3-pointers and a free throw in a dizzying span of 4:48. "We can't go back to Bos...

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Costa: I'll Only Leave Chelsea For Atletico

Alexis Sanchez fired Arsenal into a fourth-minute lead despite the champions' protests over handball and offside and, although Costa levelled with his 22nd in all competitions this term after Victor ...

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Panik homers as Giants beat Lackey, Cubs 6-4

Panik homers as Giants beat Lackey, Cubs 6-4

His previous longest outing of the season was seven innings, on April 16 against Pittsburgh and May 7 against the New York Yankees. BLUE JAYS 4, BREWERS 3 - Kendrys Morales hit a two-run homer and...

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Homer Simpson To Be 'Inducted' Into Baseball Hall of Fame

Homer Simpson To Be 'Inducted' Into Baseball Hall of Fame

In return, a special Simpsons exhibit has been set up at the Hall of Fame, including an original VHS copy of the episode, along with a script that's been autographed by the cast and crew of the show...

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Cueto bounces back as Giants top Braves 7-1

Cueto bounces back as Giants top Braves 7-1

He was pitching great. Dickey will be making his 10th start of the season for the Braves on Sunday and has pitched reasonably well of late allowing three runs or less in each of his past three start...

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Francesco Totti farewell in pictures

Francesco Totti farewell in pictures

I'd like to stay for another 25 years. Totti has the offer of a six-year directorship at his boyhood club on the table, but with some speculation linking him with a move to Miami FC, the Italian wil...

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Irving scores 42, leads Cavaliers to a win from Warriors rematch

Irving scores 42, leads Cavaliers to a win from Warriors rematch

Smith said the Cavs need their star to be more aggressive than he showed Sunday. Cleveland had appeared to be cruising towards a 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals after romping to victory ...

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Cavs book finals rematch with Warriors

With only two teams having any real chance at winning a championship recently the rest of the season seems pointless. As for everyone else, it's the rubber match, folks. This postseason, no other ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers reach the NBA Finals

The defending National Basketball Association champions, who shot 71 percent in the second half, opened a 3-1 lead in the series and can wrap up their third straight conference title - and a "three-ma...

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Upset! Kerber 1st French Open top seed to lose in 1st round

Upset! Kerber 1st French Open top seed to lose in 1st round

Ekaterina Makarova of Russian Federation knows all about those and yesterday claimed her 10th top-10 scalp in a grand slam with the 6-2, 6-2 shock win over Kerber . Makarova, a two-time grand slam...

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LaMelo Ball's Game is Getting Roasted After 'Highlight' Tape Emerges

LaMelo Ball's Game is Getting Roasted After 'Highlight' Tape Emerges

To be fair to Ball, there was really nothing he was going to be able to do, as the Compton Magic were simply too big and too talented for the Big Ballers . "Nobody's here to see you". But before Lonz...

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