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Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

Why the Cleveland Cavaliers will win the NBA Finals

Heading into June, the feeling remains fresh for Warriors fans. And fun to watch - two great teams going at it with contrasting styles and philosophies. He said that they played differently then e...

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Celtics look to avoid elimination in Boston on KPUG

Celtics look to avoid elimination in Boston on KPUG

James scored 35 points, passing Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list along the way, and Kyrie Irving had 24 for Cleveland . 2?) up popped Game 3 Sunday between the Celtics...

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NBA Finals 2017 Dates, Predictions: First Game Tips Off on June 1

NBA Finals 2017 Dates, Predictions: First Game Tips Off on June 1

During the off-season, Kevin Durant , arguably one of the top three basketball players in the world, chose to join forces with the Warriors , a team that only lost nine games in the regular season p...

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Arsenal defender Holding: Relegation to FA Cup glory is 'crazy'

Arsenal finished fifth in the league, having crashed out of the Champions League following a 10-2 aggregate defeat to Bayern Munich . "I was playing very well and the team was winning, scoring a...

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Steve Kerr says Steph Curry looks 'fresher, faster, stronger' than past year

Steve Kerr says Steph Curry looks 'fresher, faster, stronger' than past year

Imagine Kevin Durant as a skinny, timid teen being told to shoot by his middle school point guard who saw so much potential all those years ago. "I saw the quote from Kevin Love". Maybe, but as the ...

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Champions Trophy: 'Control over emotions' imperative in India-Pak clash, says Jadhav

Champions Trophy: 'Control over emotions' imperative in India-Pak clash, says Jadhav

Starc has not played any competitive cricket since fracturing his foot in the second Test against India in Bangalore in March. "It is hard for me to say when I haven't looked at the pitches, but if ...

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Indy 500 banquet controversy: Fernando Alonso wins Rookie of the Year

Indy 500 banquet controversy: Fernando Alonso wins Rookie of the Year

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Keeping up with Ed Jones was a pretty tough task at the Indianapolis 500 . Then Helio Castroneves briefly flirted with a record-tying fourth victory that surely would have ...

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Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

Man charged with killing 7 in South Carolina heads to court

He was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole after reaching a plea deal with prosecutors. Authorities say Kohlhepp also killed a couple he hired to do work on his property in...

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Wenger Agrees 2-year Contract Extension at Arsenal

They showed strength and unity. The Gunners began brightly and the talismanic Alexis Sanchez rammed in his 30 goal of the season in controversial circumstances in the fourth minute, with the lines...

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Cavaliers-Warriors set for ultimate Finals rubber match

A champion with the Miami Heat in 2012 and '13 in addition to winning it all with the Cavs last year, James spoke like the seasoned 14th-year pro he is when asked if the current Cleveland team w...

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Wenger 'agrees two-year extension' at Arsenal

Wenger 'agrees two-year extension' at Arsenal

The former Arsenal captain said Wenger "couldn't coach his way out of a paper bag" and that the Gunners boss blocked his return to the club on several occasions. 'Otherwise, it is total incompetence...

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When does the Stanley Cup Final start?

Not only did the Senators force game 7 on Thursday Night, but the refs did as well. "There's no pressure on us". Mike Hoffman scored the victor 1 minute, 34 seconds into the third period, Bob...

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Posey avoids

Posey avoids "big guys tumbling" in Nats-Giants brawl

Strickland's first pitch of the at-bat drilled Harper in the left hip. Harper's eyes were wide as he flung his helmet - it wasn't close to Strickland, it might've slipped, helmets are hard to th...

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Wenger set to sign new two-year Arsenal contract

One source said there may be a compromise where a new recruit, a director of operations, is given responsibility for analytics and scouting but with Wenger given reassurance that he retains full con...

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Wenger to extend stay at Arsenal by two years

Alexis Sanchez gave Arsenal a controversial fifth-minute lead when his goal was allowed to stand despite the ball striking his arm in the build-up. Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger lifts...

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Spence lands world title after Brook win

It seems Thurman is the fight Spence Jr wants next the most. 'There were no doubts at all [coming into the fight], I would give myself B- to be honest but Kell deserves a lot of credit'. "I want to ...

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Kell Brook vs. Errol Spence Result

Spence, who owns a 22-0 record with 19 knockouts, relieved Brook of the welterweight title in his fourth defense. Regardless of the injury, Brook - known as Special K - could not produce the memor...

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Hamilton not ready to surrender

Hamilton not ready to surrender

But the inconsistency of the Mercedes auto certainly is. "Because we can't be in this position again". The season continues in Canada in two weeks' time. Hamilton won in China and Spain while Val...

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Arsenal and Bayern Munich to battle for Bundesliga star

And even though 2016/17 turned out to be a disastrous campaign for the Gunners in the Premier League , Sanchez was the standout performer. The clear expectation today is that Wenger will agree a tw...

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Liverpool confirm Dublin pre-season friendly against Bilbao

Liverpool confirm Dublin pre-season friendly against Bilbao

Three days before Liverpool come to town, the Aviva Stadium will play host to Manchester United's meeting with Sampdoria. Liverpool FC ambassador Ian Rush scored against Athletic the last time the t...

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Arsenal board must cave if Wenger to stay

If he can galvanise that sort of performance out of his players more often next season his decision will certainly be justified. Against all expectations, the centre-back emerged as the towering fou...

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Imperious Nadal chasing French Open decima

Nadal was imperious as he steamed through the first set in under half an hour on Court Suzanne Lenglen, wrapping up the match 6-1 6-4 6-1 to improve his record at Roland Garros to 73-2. Uruguay's...

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Johanna Konta crashes out of French Open

Johanna Konta crashes out of French Open

Konta is without a main draw victory in three career French Open appearances. She will next be up against American Taylor Townsend in the second round . Her day was summed up by the final game, ...

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Arsene Wenger future at Arsenal expected to be made clear today

Arsene Wenger is set to stay at Arsenal and will sign a two-year contract at the club, Goal can confirm. Wenger, 67, has been Arsenal manager for 21 years, winning three Premier league titles an...

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Champions League: Allegri not worried about Juventus' finals record

We're going to prepare well for it. Allegri complimented his colleague and former Juve ace Zinedine Zidane for winning the Champions League on his first year at Real, then the Spanish La Liga ...

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Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh holds off Predators in Game 1

And just as the period expired, Austin Watson beat two Penguins to a clearing attempt and then found Frederick Gaudreau in front for the tying goal. He was wide open at the side of the net thanks ...

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Arsene Wenger agrees to stay in charge at Arsenal

Unsurprisingly, Wenger is anxious about publicly discussing whether he expects the north London club to offer a new contract. Speaking to BBC Sport about Ramsey after his midfielder's performa...

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Gareth Bale targeting hometown glory in Champions League final

Bale has been a star for Real since, but has suffered injury problems this season with Isco putting in brilliant displays as his replacement. "We're right to be optimistic, but I don't think it's ...

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Arsene Wenger announcement: Arsenal spokesman reveals club plans for tomorrow afternoon

Arsene Wenger announcement: Arsenal spokesman reveals club plans for tomorrow afternoon

However, Arsenal have a long way to go before they can think about returning to the top four, let alone a Premier League title as Wenger was quick to allude to in his post-match comments on the pitch ...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr 'surprised' Cavs are considered underdogs

His rough style of play and physicality will not be enough to contain Thompson in the post and the Cavaliers will attempt to exploit this matchup. "And I'm my biggest critic, so for me to say that, I ...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr still uncertain for NBA Finals

But Lue, once a journeyman point guard who steered the Cavs to an National Basketball Association championship last season, has grown more accepting of his frontman role. They have a lot of options....

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Steve Kerr not healthy enough to coach Golden State Warriors on Thursday

Everything he can do to help Golden State get prepared, Kerr is doing - until he feels he might be fine to return to the bench. Bet Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Ahead of his third straight championship...

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3 new National Football League rules that Broncos fans should know

3 new National Football League rules that Broncos fans should know

In the past, teams have been allowed to move one player from IR to the active roster per season, at the midway point. This is good news for fringe players looking to make one final bid for a spot on...

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CBS sets day/night doubleheader for November 4, day of LSU-Alabama game

CBS sets day/night doubleheader for November 4, day of LSU-Alabama game

It was announced Tuesday that CBS will air Florida's SEC home opener against the Tennessee Volunteers live as the SEC on CBS game of the week on Saturday, Sept. Of special note: The network h...

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Malik Zaire: Feldman: Zaire 'leaning' Gators, waits on SEC

Malik Zaire: Feldman: Zaire 'leaning' Gators, waits on SEC

Yet before that move becomes a reality, the SEC must lift a rule that restricts Florida from accepting graduate transfers in football. According to Alex Kirshner of SBNation, Florida added two g...

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Rafael Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

After losing her opening matches in Madrid and Rome in recent weeks, Safarova lost to Veronica Cepede Royg of Paraguay 6-1, 6-4. "He's waiting for me for a serious talk", joked the 30-year-old after...

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Wenger Coach in the dark as Arsenal verdict looms

They surprised us a bit but I repeat our first 25 minutes weren't good. "For this reason, we'll have to make the right decisions, laying solid foundations to build an important future. "Of course ev...

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Wenger agrees to new Arsenal deal

The Arsenal board will meet on Tuesday, before taking their decision to Wenger. When the board hired Wenger back in October of 1996, Wenger was relatively unknown, as they hired him from the Japanes...

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Kingsley Coman Pondered Bayern Munich Exit

Kingsley Coman Pondered Bayern Munich Exit

That [the injury] really set me back. Despite struggling in his second season in Bavaria, the winger chose to make his two-year loan from Juventus permanent last month, amid reports Guardiola was ...

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Cavaliers win Game 4, take 3-1 series lead

Durant's free-agent move to the Warriors during the off-season and the need to jettison championship winners Harrison Barnes and Bogut to fit his salary put more scrutiny on Golden State but it has ma...

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