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Underdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals

Bradley scored 23 points on Thursday night, but for the third time in as many home games the Boston Celtics were trounced by LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers . This season the Warriors have...

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Wenger: FA Cup win my presentation for new deal

Wenger: FA Cup win my presentation for new deal

David Ospina has been the choice in goal in the cups, and Arsene Wenger let the Colombian keep his place, despite having Petr Cech available. "We are at the end of the season and many players are ...

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2-time Wimbledon champ Kvitova wins return from knife attack

Kvitova played her first match since previous year after slicing her hand open during a home invasion that had many questioning if she would ever be the same due to the damage. However, her recovery t...

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Cleveland Cavaliers get ready for rubber match with Golden State Warriors: Crowquill

Maybe, but as the teams gear up for Thursday night's series opener in Oakland, comments made by Warriors forward Draymond Green in October are reverberating around Cleveland . A lot of people bel...

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Windsor beats Erie 4-3 to win Memorial Cup

Windsor Spitfires left wing Graham Knott (37) celebrates after scoring past Erie Otters goalie Troy Timpano (33) during second period Memorial Cup final hockey action in Windsor, Ontario, on Sunday, ...

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Kawhi Leonard Officially Questionable for Game 3 vs. Warriors with Ankle Injury

Added Draymond Green: "You're going to prepare for him to play". Game 3 is at 8 p.m. Saturday at the AT&T Center . The Warriors are just unbelievably good. Leonard said after the game that he d...

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Antonio Conte's cup curse continues after Chelsea loses FA Cup final

Antonio Conte's cup curse continues after Chelsea loses FA Cup final

Victory was rich vindication for Wenger , whose Arsenal future is due to be decided in a board meeting on Tuesday, and allowed him to salvage something from the most hard season of his 21-year tenu...

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Cleveland Cavaliers crush Boston Celtics to book title clash with Warriors

While at practice on Saturday before Golden State and Cleveland face off in the Finals , Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue told reporters about why he has owed Warriors interim head coach Mike ...

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Costa says he won't go to China if leaving Chelsea

Costa says he won't go to China if leaving Chelsea

The fans want more. The 67-year-old is scheduled to hold talks with club chiefs early next week after so far failing to confirm whether he intends to stay on for another couple of seasons. "But we...

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Rodgers guides Celtic to Scottish Cup win

Rodgers guides Celtic to Scottish Cup win

The Dons were euphoric but it didn't last long when Stuart Armstrong blasted the ball into the net with a powerful strike. "They travel week in, week out, cheering everybody's name and they get right ...

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Warriors' Mike Brown: Steve Kerr may be back for the Finals

It's apparently more affordable to attend a game at Oracle Arena during Dubs-Cavs III than the Finals of 2015 and 2016. It always was going to be Warriors-Cavaliers, and the only potential pitfall was...

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Cavs' Kevin Love: We're defending champs, not Finals underdogs

Still stinging after the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in last year's Finals against Cleveland, the vociferous Green, who was suspended from Game 5, said if given the chance again, he plans to "destroy a...

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Love says it's amusing to consider Cavaliers underdogs

It will be done in Oakland June 18 - after midnight on the East Coast, just make sure everyone across the land is pot-committed to the game. LeBron James and the Cavs have a stronghold on the Eastern ...

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LeBron James seeks his own legacy in face of Michael Jordan comparison

The Warriors swept all three of their playoff series, winning by an average of 16 points per game. Thomas says he told doctors that whatever happens, he needs to come back even better - "and I wil...

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NBA Playoffs 2017 with Highlights between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers

NBA Playoffs 2017 with Highlights between the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland improved to 35-5 against Eastern teams in the playoffs since 2015. The performance helped the Cavs overcome a 16-point deficit and grab a 3-1 series lead in the Eastern Conference finals. ...

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Cavaliers' Tyronn Lue: 'I don't even think about' Warriors

Without injured star Kawhi Leonard, the Spurs will surrender in four straight and the hubbub over James' miserable Game 4 showing guarantees he won't disappear in the series again. "Just expect him ...

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Harvey wins second straight start as Mets beat Pirates 7-2

Harvey wins second straight start as Mets beat Pirates 7-2

Terry Collins , the oldest current manager in the major leagues, did not have a happy 68th birthday as his New York Mets blew a save for the fifth time in their last seven chances. Montero is 0-4 wi...

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Cavs blow out Celtics to advance

Avery Bradley led Boston with 23 points, but there were too many shots left short and too many blown defensive assignments. But they also showed how badly they need him. Despite that, the Warriors ...

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Kevin Love finds it 'funny' that Cavs are underdogs against Warriors

Both teams have compared favorably with one another in this postseason. It's one more team that you probably would've thought would've been a contender. Jordan's six National Basketball Association ti...

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Takuma Sato holds off Helio Castroneves for Indy 500 win

At the end of 500 miles around Indianapolis Motor Speedway, it was a former Formula One driver who took the checkered flag. Dixon , a four-time IndyCar Series champion and the 2008 Indy 500 v...

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LeBron passes Jordan as all-time National Basketball Association playoff scoring leader

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) - Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. Bringing him to Golden State and not being able to beat LeBron, Kyrie, and the Cavs would reflect poorly on th...

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Zabaleta mulls options after farewell game for Manchester City

Zabaleta mulls options after farewell game for Manchester City

Pep, 45, realizes that had he been coaching such clubs as Barcelona or Bayern Munich, this disappointing finish would have cost him his job. They do not give you a second chance. "The gap is big i...

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Bourdais returns to Indianapolis Motor Speedway after crash

He made his move a straight too soon, however, and his Rahal Letterman-Lanigan auto snapped out of control. Being 26-years younger than Penske gives Andretti a window of opportunity to get to the pi...

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Mourinho: Griezmann? Woodward knows who I want

Speaking at an event in Glasgow to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Celtic becoming the first British team to win the European Cup in 1967, the Scot hailed Jose Mourinho's side. Then we had to go o...

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Kevin Love on Cavaliers: "I don't feel like we're underdogs"

There's also the irony that Brown, the first coach who took James to an NBA Finals in 2007 - Cleveland was swept by San Antonio - will now coach against him, likely in the same leading role he's h...

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Guinea out of Under-20 World Cup

Guinea out of Under-20 World Cup

Guinea still has a slim chance to advance to the knockout stages of the tournament, now in third place in Group A with a point and a negative three-goal differential. The tournament is being held bet...

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Isaiah Thomas laughs off talk of Celtics being better without him

Isaiah Thomas laughs off talk of Celtics being better without him

In fact, most analysis of basketball team construction can be boiled down to one question: Can you win a championship with X as your best player? In Game 5 against Boston , he scored 35 points to ov...

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Isaiah Thomas Laughs Off Suggestion Celtics Play Better Without Him

James will make his seventh straight trip to the Finals. He capped his blistering 19-point outburst with a 3 in the final second of the quarter and celebrated at mid-court by pretending to put two pis...

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Lebron fires Cavs into NBA Finals

If the Warriors could somehow sweep the Finals, they would be the first team to go through the playoffs undefeated - after sweeping through the Blazers, Jazz and Spurs in the Western Conference. "Th...

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Champions League final roof closed for safety reasons

Champions League final roof closed for safety reasons

Carvajal picked up a thigh muscle problem in the Champions League semi-final first leg win over Atletico Madrid and was given only a slim chance of recovery with only a month left before the final. ...

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City starlet subject of City offer

City starlet subject of City offer

Iheanacho scored from the penalty spot after Jean-Jacques Mandrichi had given Corsica a French region the lead also from the spot. Bilic will no doubt hope that Pablo Zabaleta, who will join West H...

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LeBron heaps praise on Cavs teammate

Irving, who shook off a Game 4 twisted ankle, was 9 of 15 from the floor and 4 of 8 from 3-point range. Thomas told reporters Friday that he must wait until the swelling subsides in his hip before...

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Mata seeks 'double bonus' of silverware and Champions League place

Mata seeks 'double bonus' of silverware and Champions League place

Herrera has shown his gratitude to Mourinho by repeatedly defending his manager in a hard season, with the run to the Europa League final and the League Cup triumph the saving graces of a campaign...

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Eden Hazard eyes Wembley springboard to another Chelsea glory season

Eden Hazard eyes Wembley springboard to another Chelsea glory season

Antonio Conte's Premier League title-winning team attended the black tie event at Battersea Evolution on Sunday evening. Speculation continues to link Hazard with a possible move to Real Madrid a...

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Warriors open as favorite over Cavs in NBA Finals

The Cavaliers and Warriors split their two meetings this season, both winning at home. It turns out that Vegas is not alone in their faith in Golden State , as the SportsLine Projection Model sim...

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Sato wins Indy 500

Unfortunately my tires were overshot a little bit". "I knew I could do it. Helio really drives well", Sato said. I didn't know if I can be as quick as anyone in an Indy vehicle. "But we're in a new ...

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Fabregas upset over FA Cup final demotion

Fabregas upset over FA Cup final demotion

The 2-1 win means the Gunners have now won the world's oldest football competition 13 times - a feat no other club has managed since it was founded in 1872. "Hopefully he will be here next season". ...

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LeBron James surpasses Jordan as National Basketball Association playoffs scoring leader

It reached a point in the West where just having a lead over the Warriors , (versus an actual post-season victory) served as bragging rights. "We were good. Michael Jordan was an owner when he fin...

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Lewis Hamilton: "This is why I race"

Vettel seized the initiative by passing pole-sitter Hamilton into Turn One but Mercedes turned the tables by switching strategies and pitting their driver for the second time under the virtual safe...

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LeBron defers on Warriors thoughts: 'It's too stressful'

It's one more team that you probably would've thought would've been a contender. They knew I wasn't going to sit out until I couldn't move no more. "If I'm not scoring the ball, how can I still make a...

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