• Kevin Durant says Warriors 'work extremely well together,' but aren't a superteam
Kevin Durant says Warriors 'work extremely well together,' but aren't a superteam

Two days after capturing the franchise's second title in three years against LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers , the Warriors prepared to part ways for what will be a busy offseason for general manager Bob Myers and the front office.

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  • 'Grandpa Bandit' who struck in WB Twp. arrested in Indiana
'Grandpa Bandit' who struck in WB Twp. arrested in Indiana

A "combination of technology and these new facts" helped authorities track Hunter down in a casino in southeastern Indiana . He reportedly pulled out a yellow Taser and a black handgun and demanded money. Police said they contacted local police in the area where Hunter and the stolen vehicle was located. The vehicle and suspect were spotted at...

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  • Floyd Mayweather to fight UFC star Conor McGregor Aug. 26
Floyd Mayweather to fight UFC star Conor McGregor Aug. 26

THE "super-fight" boxing wasn't necessarily clamouring for will take place anyway. The pair will battle at 154-pounds, in 10-oz. gloves, for a maximum of 12 rounds . No financial elements of the deal were revealed and Leonard Ellerbe shut down any questions swiftly. Though he hasn't boxed professionally, McGregor did box while growing up and is ...

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  • NBA Wrap: Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty
NBA Wrap: Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant look to build a Warriors dynasty

Durant - who swapped the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Warriors in the off-season - walked away with the Finals MVP award after scoring 39 points in game five. "There's no doubt in my mind that (Kerr) will return as the coach of this team ", Myers told ESPN. "From my eyes, they're built to last a few years".

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  • Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?
Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?

I've become friends with several of the players and coaches and executives on the team and talk with them often about basketball, parenting and injustice in America. John F. Kennedy, possibly the Boston area's most famous citizen, invited Red Auerbach and the Celtics to the White House in 1963 when the team was in the middle of the most domin...

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  • The Long-Awaited McGregor-Mayweather Fight Is Finally On
The Long-Awaited McGregor-Mayweather Fight Is Finally On

SE: Combat sports are something that you really can't predict. Not everyone shares the same opinion, though, with many top boxing writers unsure why the bout - between two very different fighters - has been sanctioned. And his opponent will be a man who has never boxed professionally in his life. For MMA, this fight is a win and a potential los...

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  • President Obama reached out to Durant after Warriors won title
President Obama reached out to Durant after Warriors won title

It took him until his third Finals appearance to get a championship, when his Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in the 2012 Finals. "I don't believe in that", said James. Durant shot 14 for 20 and Curry - the two-time reigning MVP who took a backseat as the new big star got acclimated - finished off a brilliant postseason.

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  • West Ham reschedule opening home game against Southampton
West Ham reschedule opening home game against Southampton

Mar 2009: Man United 1-4 Liverpool - Rafa Benitez's side emphatically beat their bitter rivals at Old Trafford . Arsenal are still determined to resist Manchester City's attempts to sign Chile global Alexis Sanchez this summer. The rearranged schedule therefore means Slaven Bilic's side will play new boys Huddersfield in their first ...

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  • A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans
A morning's baseball drill becomes an assault on Republicans

Shortly after the shooting, Rep. Claudia Tenney, R-N.Y., received an email. Representative Tim Ryan, who early on Wednesday was practicing for the ballgame with fellow Democrats, told reporters that Washington politicians needed to cool their rhetoric.

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  • Kabul: Triple blasts hit funeral ceremony, 6 killed
Kabul: Triple blasts hit funeral ceremony, 6 killed

The Italian-run hospital in Kabul reported 19 people died in the blasts, while 16 of the wounded were brought to the hospital. "Barbaric terrorists have turned a funeral into a slaughterhouse", said Rabbani, according to The New York Times .

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  • Manchester United Complete Victor Lindelof Signing
Manchester United Complete Victor Lindelof Signing

The 22-year-old made the switch from Portuguese club Benfica for a reported transfer fee of £30.7 million and will make his debut on the summer tour of the US in July. Lindelof has been on worldwide duty with Sweden and was an unused substitute for Tuesday night's 1-1 draw with Scandinavian rivals Norway. "I have enjoyed my time at Benfica en...

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  • Dash cam footage from Tiger Woods' arrest released
Dash cam footage from Tiger Woods' arrest released

The video shows officers with the Jupiter Police Department issuing field sobriety tests to Woods, who stumbles over some of his words while the tests are ongoing. Since winning the last of his major titles at the US Open in 2008, Woods' golfing career has taken a spectacular slide amid problems in his personal life.

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  • Cardiff pitch gave 'home advantage' to Pakistan: Eoin Morgan
Cardiff pitch gave 'home advantage' to Pakistan: Eoin Morgan

Chasing a paltry score of 212, Pakistan crossed the line for the loss of two wickets and 12.5 overs to spare. It was an outcome which confounded nearly all predictions after England had breezed through the group stages - while Pakistan began their campaign with a landslide defeat against India and sneaked into the last four only when they b...

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  • Hammers open their Premier League season at Manchester United
Hammers open their Premier League season at Manchester United

Runners-up Tottenham start away from home for the seventh successive season. West Ham faces playing its first three games away from its home at the London Stadium — the centerpiece of the 2012 Olympics — because the venue will be hosting the world athletics championship from August 4-13.

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  • Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is awesome, says Kevin Durant
Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is awesome, says Kevin Durant

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green (23) is defended by Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) during the second half in game four of the 2017 NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena. "The toughest challenge was to come in here and see how I can help this team get better", Durant said. "LeBron and Kyrie I've never seen nothing...

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  • Latest on Manchester United trying to sign Alvaro Morata
Latest on Manchester United trying to sign Alvaro Morata

In search of regular playing time, he is now eager to join United, who are looking to replace injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic . James Rodriguez and Alvaro Morata look a step closer to a Real Madrid exit this summer after both players were left out of the club's new kit launch on Wednesday.

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise, others shot at congressional baseball practice
Rep. Steve Scalise, others shot at congressional baseball practice

Pat Meehan (R-PA). "I think the fact that we practice every morning and it's a group of Congress people together 25 to 30 people, it may have been something that somebody was able to anticipate, and we were vulnerable". "Is this the Republican or the Democratic team practicing?" "Had the gunman got inside the fence where our team was". Rep. Mik...

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  • Offseason moves Cleveland Cavaliers should make to win a 2018 National Basketball Association championship
Offseason moves Cleveland Cavaliers should make to win a 2018 National Basketball Association championship

Durant and LeBron James - who easily could've been named series MVP - waged an epic individual battle in the five-game series. The Warriors , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 NBA Finals only to lose to them past year after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in the playoffs, their only loss coming in Game 4 of the best-of...

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  • Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant to congratulate him on winning the Finals
Barack Obama texted Kevin Durant to congratulate him on winning the Finals

The Warriors have worn No. 42 on their jerseys all season in memory of National Basketball Association legend Nate Thurmond, who passed away in last July. And throughout the Finals, it often looked as though they were listening to him. The Warriors have four players who can command max salary contracts and even if each of them agrees to take ...

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  • 'Jeopardy!' Roasts Kevin Durant For Joining Warriors Hours Before NBA Finals Win
'Jeopardy!' Roasts Kevin Durant For Joining Warriors Hours Before NBA Finals Win

Owners decided previous year to help teams retain their star free agents, and the Warriors are poised to exploit the changes in order to dominate the future following their 2017 NBA Finals win. That pushed Golden State to add Durant as a free agent last July and the results have been devastating. Kerr can say it was easy, but that's just Kerr...

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