• Warriors Clinch NBA Title After Beating Cavaliers in Game Five
Warriors Clinch NBA Title After Beating Cavaliers in Game Five

But unlike last year's comeback when they took advantage of Harrison Barnes' offensive struggles, Durant answered every charge during a 39-point night and Cleveland will need to find new answers if these teams meet in a fourth straight Finals next season.

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  • Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice
Wanda Durant, Kevin Durant's mother, opens up about sacrifice

Beating the Cavs by a combined 50 points in three games at Oracle Arena, the Warriors were dominant despite one of the best individual performances in playoff history . But LeBron James was pretty dominant himself. - Kevin Durant became just the sixth player to score 30+ points in every game in a NBA Finals series, after Elgin Ba...

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  • Sarfraz steers Pakistan into Trophy semis
Sarfraz steers Pakistan into Trophy semis

Sarfraz, meanwhile, probably wishes he could bat at Cardiff all the time , with the wicket-keeper having made 90 on the same ground a year ago as Pakistan chased down a target of 303 against England in a four-wicket win that prevented a 5-0 ODI series whitewash .

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  • Jonny Bairstow replaces Jason Roy for England against Pakistan
Jonny Bairstow replaces Jason Roy for England against Pakistan

England struggled on a slow pitch against a disciplined Pakistan attack to limp to a paltry total of 211 all out in the first Champions Trophy semi-final on Wednesday. England's overall depth looks too powerful, but don't be surprised if there's a hiccup along the way against a passionate Pakistan line-up. Sarfraz Ahmed, just like many othe...

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  • Germany hit seven as Kane saves England's blushes
Germany hit seven as Kane saves England's blushes

The Three Lions took the lead on 70 minutes through substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain but Leigh Griffiths equalised with a free-kick on 87 minutes and then remarkably curled in another free-kick just three minutes later. It was like watching a heavyweight boxer against a middleweight. "It was a good ball in from them, it probably could have ...

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: Kohli promises top performance against Bangladesh
Champions Trophy 2017: Kohli promises top performance against Bangladesh

His tenacity in attempting to force his way into the reckoning has impressed Morgan and - on the back of three fifties in his last four ODI innings - may seem him parachuted in to partner Hales on Wednesday. Fans who no longer plan to attend the Champions Trophy semi-final between England and Pakistan in Cardiff on Wednesday have been urged...

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  • Kevin Durant Did What He Came To Do
Kevin Durant Did What He Came To Do

But he went on to laud the eventual champs, particularly for their offseason move in adding Finals MVP Kevin Durant . The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to win their second National Basketball Association championship in three seasons with a 4-1 finals series victory.

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  • Metal Gear Survive Has Been Delayed to Early 2018
Metal Gear Survive Has Been Delayed to Early 2018

Like most franchises before it, this is Metal Gear's first foray into the world of zombie spinoffs, and will allow co-op play for up to four players. You can take a look at the new screenshots below. It's not a huge delay, only a few months, and the extra time will be spent polishing the game. The representatives cited that the game needed a bi...

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  • Kyrie, Cavs Fall To Golden State 4-1
Kyrie, Cavs Fall To Golden State 4-1

But in the immediate aftermath of the Cavaliers' loss to the Warriors , LeBron-who became the first player in National Basketball Association history to average a triple-double during the Finals this year-didn't spend too much time talking about the future.

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  • England reaches Champions Trophy Semis
England reaches Champions Trophy Semis

England are sitting atop the Group A having won their opening game against Bangladesh by 8 wickets, whereas New Zealand are at No. 3 after rain washed out their clash against Australia . "Every game in this tournament is big, but we have a side with a few youngsters coming in and gradually getting towards strengthening their careers for India",...

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  • India stroll into semis with rout of South Africa
India stroll into semis with rout of South Africa

India will nearly certainly face Bangladesh in the semi-final at Edgbaston on June 15. Pakistan and Sri Lanka will clash in a do-or die encounter in Champions Trophy on Monday to decide the second semi-finalist from Group B after India topped the group.

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  • Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors
Durant vindicates decision to join Warriors

As a grinning Curry held daughter Riley in his arms, Durant stood next to them with his left hand on the point guard's head. "Some teams wouldn't embrace a guy who came into a situation like ours". Correction: This piece originally stated James achieved a triple-double in Game Five. James joined up in Miami with Dwyane Wade an...

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  • #BringBackBilly: Our fight to have Slater in Origin game two
#BringBackBilly: Our fight to have Slater in Origin game two

Cooper Cronk will receive a rare honour tonight when he becomes just the 27th player to be awarded the Dick "Tosser" Turner Medal for making his 20th Origin appearance. and go out there and play well". You've got to keep your feet on the ground. "We'll give them respect and we'll know they'll be a risky threat when they come to Sydney".

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  • Antoine Griezmann declares allegiance to Atletico Madrid
Antoine Griezmann declares allegiance to Atletico Madrid

The ban means Atletico could not have registered a replacement for Griezmann until January and the player tweeted on Thursday night to say: 'Now more than ever #Atleti '. It would be a dirty move to leave now. "We had the same problem as Real Madrid". Griezmann, 26, scored 26 goals during the 2016-17 season and placed third in the Ballon d'Or ...

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  • Chelsea: John Terry hits back at critics over substitution
Chelsea: John Terry hits back at critics over substitution

We must find the right motivation. "The right fire in our soul and heart. It's a great opportunity to win the Double". Terry is not the first player to receive such an over-the-top exit from the club. The Terry substitution was also not without precedent. Conte said: "Thank you very much". "We overcame a lot of hard steps, but now for t...

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  • Warriors undecided on whether to visit White House
Warriors undecided on whether to visit White House

When they won the championship in 2015, the Warriors visited the White House during President Barack Obama's term. "Warriors unanimously decline White House visit, per reports", shouted the Atlanta Journal Constitution . "That visit is more than how you feel about the current administration. It should be exciting to go with this grou...

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  • Lions lose for second time on New Zealand tour
Lions lose for second time on New Zealand tour

The first Test against New Zealand is coming up on June 24, and Best admitted Warren Gatland's side must now sharpen up quickly. Jonathan Davies must prove his fitness in training on Thursday to be able to stake a British and Irish Lions Test match claim in Saturday's Maori clash.

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  • Champions Trophy: A fantastic bowling effort by India, says Harbhajan Singh
Champions Trophy: A fantastic bowling effort by India, says Harbhajan Singh

But Hafeez, a veteran of 187 ODIs, told reporters in Cardiff on Sunday: "To be honest, I'm always a fan of that tag, that we're an unpredictable team". They had to scrape when it came to even qualifying. "If both teams play well, people might get what they want to see". Monday's match had the look of a "dead rubber" after both sides were beaten f...

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  • India crush Bangladesh in warm-up; Guptill powers New Zealand
India crush Bangladesh in warm-up; Guptill powers New Zealand

With experienced stalwarts like Lasith Malinga, Upul Tharang and Nuwan Kulasekara, Sri Lanka will look to regain good form at the Champions Trophy . "If you set too many expectations on yourself you will only end up putting more pressure on yourself". "Sometimes it creates pressure". This advantage, however, eventually helped them win the mat...

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  • Champions Chelsea face Burnley opener
Champions Chelsea face Burnley opener

This time last season we were simply hoping that Conte could light the fires and restore Chelsea to some measure of respect after the disaster of the 10th place finish. The 2017/18 domestic calendar does him few favours, with just one of Arsenal's six Europa League ties followed by a Premier League home game.

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