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LeBron James calls his pursuit of Michael Jordan a 'personal goal'

The Cleveland Cavaliers relish the underdog role, believing they play their best when counted out. Former NBA point guard Tyronn Lue continues to lead the Cavaliers after taking on the team du...

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Warriors: Kerr's status for NBA Finals unclear

Warriors: Kerr's status for NBA Finals unclear

In doing so they became the first team to enter the extended period of purgatory before the start of the NBA Finals. Of course, they bounced back. Leave to join them! With Durant melding nicely al...

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Proud Wenger hails Arsenal's "spectacular" FA Cup win

The midfielder has been linked with a reunion with Jose Mourinho at Manchester United , with the Red Devils expected to splash the cash now they have Champions League football wrapped up for next...

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Alexander Noren's record 62 wins PGA Championship

That took the 34-year-old to 11 under par and set a clubhouse target none of the later starters were able to match, Noren having teed off nearly two hours before the final group. "I came out holing bi...

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LeBron James & J.R. Smith Spotted At Future Concert In Cleveland

The other 28 teams in the National Basketball Association aren't remotely competitive with the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors . Along with the concussion that Love suffered in G...

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NBA Finals set: It's Cleveland and Golden State... again

NBA Finals set: It's Cleveland and Golden State... again

Here's some background information about the NBA Finals . They lost the first two games at home in the first round against Chicago, then came back to win four in a row. Simple as that. It's good that...

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Boston Celtics vs. Cleveland Cavaliers - 5/25/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

In the 2016 Finals, the Cavs dared Harrison Barnes to beat them, and he could not: He shot 35 percent from the field, including a 2-for-22 stretch in pivotal Games 5 and 6 - when LeBron flipped th...

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Major League Baseball investigating if Kevin Pillar yelled homophobic slur in game

Afterwards, Bautista cited the heat of the moment line as well, though seemed contrite. Pillar was incensed after Motte struck him out with a quick pitch. The benches emptied after the incident but ...

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Scott Jamieson cards flawless opening round to share clubhouse lead at Wentworth

Wentworth's new greens have met with popular approval but Chris Wood was nearly longing for the old putting surfaces to return after opening his BMW PGA Championship title defence with a 72 on Thurs...

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Diego Costa would only leave Chelsea for Atletico Madrid

Diego Costa would only leave Chelsea for Atletico Madrid

Chelsea are set for an active summer in the transfer market as Antonio Conte seeks to prepare his squad for a return to the Champions League next season, but the manager was in no mood to discuss h...

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Kerber's nightmare season hits new low with French Open pummelling

In the men's event, Bulgarian 11th seed Grigor Dimitrov coasted past France's Stephane Robert 6-2 6-3 6-4 to register his first win in Paris in four years. She won 61 percent of her first serves and...

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No surprise: It's Cavaliers-Warriors in the NBA Finals, yet again

The NFL and Major League Baseball have also had one instance in which the same teams met for the title three straight years. In his second season in New York, Babe Ruth led the Yankees to their firs...

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Home Sports 'Poets don't win Titles' - Mourinho Slays Critics after Europa Triumph

Griezmann has always been linked with a potential world-record move to United and admitted this month that he was considering leaving Atletico, with the 26-year-old also reportedly a target for La Lig...

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LeBron James Sets New NBA Scoring Record

They'll be going up against a Warriors team that comes into the Finals unblemished. Boston was led by Avery Bradley who poured in 23 points. Deron Williams had a series-best 14 points for Cleve...

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Arsenal beat Chelsea to win record 13th FA Cup

Arsenal beat Chelsea to win record 13th FA Cup

But the wounded Gunners used that blow to their pride as fuel for a dominant performance that proved too much for Premier League champions Chelsea . The forward has one year left on his current con...

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Home win streak is NHL's longest in two decades

Earlier, the Ducks opened the scoring on their first power play to take a 1-0 lead through Corey Perry with 4:25 left in the second period. For a fleeting moment two minutes into the game, the ove...

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White Sox get superb start

White Sox get superb start

He gave up just three hits, all singles, while walking two over his 6 1/3 innings. Farmer made his major league debut in 2014 and was 0-6 with a 6.84 ERA in 32 games before breaking through against ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers at Golden State Warriors - 6/1/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

So the Celtics are definitely behind me in this tough situation, but I mean, nobody's going to feel sorry for me. James said at a summer basketball camp past year that he found motivation in "this...

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NBA Finals Set To Tip Off Next Thursday, June 1

That 2013 deal cost them the No. 3 pick in last year's draft, the No. 1 pick in this year's draft and their unprotected first-rounder in next year's draft. “You adapt to the style and thats the same t...

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James surpasses Jordan as all-time playoff scorer

When no one initially responded, Sir Charles added, "You all think I'm joking?" "We don't go into any series saying we're only going to play four games, we can't approach a series like that, like, '...

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Kevin Love explains why the Cavaliers aren't underdogs in the NBA Finals

In this game, LeBron passed Michael Jordan to become the NBA's all-time leading postseason scorer, an accomplishment that has taken remarkable consistency and resolve to achieve, and the end doesn't...

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Crosby, Penguins chasing back-to-back Cups

Mike Sullivan of the Penguins and Peter Laviolette of the Predators , are bound not only by their common MA birthplaces in what is the first all-USA matchup behind the bench in Cup finals history...

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Five storylines to watch at Roland Garros

Five storylines to watch at Roland Garros

Germany's Angelique Kerber , World No.1, is set to make her entrance against Russian Ekaterina Makarova, 40th in the world, and could play in the quarterfinals against Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova. Te...

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Wenger in the dark as Arsenal verdict looms

Wenger was also dismissive of the notion that his record-breaking FA Cup success, after previous wins in 1998, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2014 and 2015, might have an impact on the talks about his position. He...

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NBA Finals MVP odds: Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant open as favorites

All of this is to say that even though James admitted shooting fadeaways as a kid like Mike, and wearing wristbands and leg sleeves and red shoes and short shorts - "so you could see my undershorts ...

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LeBron James Suggests Warriors Might Not Be Best Team He's Faced

The Lions won the regular-season finale the week before the title game and scored first on a field goal by Walker. Boston outscored the Cavaliers 32-21 in the third quarter, cutting their 16-point...

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F1 champion Alonso swigs milk at Indy, just not as winner

Ultimately, Alonso's bid for the win expired, along with his engine, with 21 laps remaining to relegate him to a 24-place finish . "I don't think anyone has ever won this race without a little bit ...

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Cavs postpone thought of Warriors, 'stress'

In the 2016 NBA Finals , the NBA regular season record smashing Warriors took on a healthy Cavaliers team who looked like true underdogs in the series. It was 1 versus 2. When JaVale McGee is o...

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LeBron James, Isaiah Thomas share long hug after series

LeBron James , a three-time Finals MVP, is next at 2-1. And honestly, does anyone see that changing anytime in the near future? The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook installed Golden State as a -260 fa...

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Jenson Button hit with Monaco grid penalty

Jenson Button hit with Monaco grid penalty

Jenson Button jokingly threatened to "pee" in his vehicle at the start of the Monaco Grand Prix during a radio call with Fernando Alonso . Button was 12th-fastest in practice on Thursday ahead o...

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LeBron James calls the Warriors the "best team"

Countered Golden State acting coach Mike Brown , when asked about it Thursday: "That's his opinion". You want to play well here because there is really no place like TD Garden in Boston. Durant's a...

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Thomas, Olynyk power Celtics past Wizards in Game 7

Thomas, Olynyk power Celtics past Wizards in Game 7

The Celtics now advance to face the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference finals. Marcus Smart can be an acquired taste, but Celtics coach Brad Stevens savored the bruising guard's...

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Man United youngsters impress, but Mourinho only thinking of European final

Man United youngsters impress, but Mourinho only thinking of European final

There was a brief period when Manchester United fans felt that they were in with a decent chance of competing for the Premier League title as Mourinho made the ideal start to life Old Trafford. ...

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Vettel Emulates Schumacher As Ferrari End Monaco Jinx

I will not find the right words, but for me it was a pretty special race . McLaren's Jenson Button collided with a safety vehicle collision. It didn't work. they needed to pit one of the two driv...

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Murray to start Game 4 for Penguins

Murray to start Game 4 for Penguins

The Penguins had no clue how to defend against Ottawa in that game. Sens head coach Guy Boucher has said that Alex Burrows is recovering and that he will be available for Game 4 . Plus, Karlsso...

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England look to action man Stokes in Champions Trophy

Batting and running around the field and everything like that is fine. "I can't be unhappy, we fought right to the end and probably had it in the bag for most of that last half hour", De Villiers sa...

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John Terry: Chelsea captain 'could not care less' over substitution controversy

And the centre-back, who played his last game in front of the Stamford Bridge crowd on Sunday, has said that he doesn't care about the stick. A thank you does not do this man justice who fought in b...

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Cavaliers crushes Celtics to book title clash with Warriors

SportsCenter can't get enough of the memories and stories those two franchises produced during their rivalry. And if Warriors-Cavaliers goes as expected, he'll be beating the Cavaliers while they'...

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Wenger 'sad' for Adams 'paper bag' jibe

Wenger 'sad' for Adams 'paper bag' jibe

It goes without saying that the Frenchman has been under increased scrutiny this season, after yet another underwhelming campaign, which saw Arsenal once again fail to mount a serious Premier Leagu...

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Iglesias, Norris lead Detroit to 6-3 win over Houston

Iglesias, Norris lead Detroit to 6-3 win over Houston

Justin Wilson pitched the ninth and allowed a two-out home run to Alex Bregman , who had three hits and was a triple shy of the cycle. Shane Greene (1-0) retired all five batters he faced for th...

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