• Golden State Warriors turn down traditional champion meeting with USA president
Golden State Warriors turn down traditional champion meeting with USA president

He contributed to three NBA Championship teams, twice as a player with the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics. But the Warriors also had shooting that would have made them the envy of even some of the toughest teams of all-time. 3. They finished the playoffs 16-1, which tied the 2001 Los Angeles Lakers for the best playoff record of all time. "B...

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  • Everton hold talks over Niang & Lemina deals
Everton hold talks over Niang & Lemina deals

Carlos Bacca , M'Baye Niang, who recently spent time on loan at Watford, and Gianluca Lapadula are said to be the three targets from the red and black half of the San Siro, with Ever Banega , Marcelo Brozovic and Jeison Murillo the names Everton are interested in on the blue and black side.

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  • Rickie Fowler ties US Open record with 7-under first round
Rickie Fowler ties US Open record with 7-under first round

I wasn't sure if he was still inside or if I'd be able get to him. Starting from the 10th tee, Fowler showed why he was among the pre-tournament favorites, returning a polished bogey-free effort that matched the lowest first round score in relation to par at a U.S.

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  • Blimp goes down at US Open in Wisconsin
Blimp goes down at US Open in Wisconsin

The pilot was the only person aboard. The Sheriff's Office said the blimp started "rapidly descending" at 11:15 a.m. and that the crash site was about a mile from the Open. Fans at the 2017 U.S. Open saw an unusual and scary sight on Thursday morning at Erin Hills when a blimp crashed. Justin Maynard , a sales manager for Florida-based Air...

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  • Nancy Pelosi invites Warriors to Capitol amid rumors they're snubbing White House
Nancy Pelosi invites Warriors to Capitol amid rumors they're snubbing White House

It validated the notion of Warriors general manager Bob Myers, who risked what he had built counting on Durant to be the final piece in building a juggernaut. How does he not compromise the squad needed to fight past rivals to reach the finals? Should Curry and Durant agree to team-friendly contract terms , Golden State might be in posi...

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  • Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games
Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games

Durant drove left, right and down the middle, knocked down 3-pointers, dished and dunked. He ended the series averaging 33.6 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists. The Cavaliers held a 37-33 advantage after one quarter, but the Warriors stormed back in the second quarter, taking a 71-60 lead at the half. But it could have been so much better for ...

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  • Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open
Pilot seriously burned after blimp crashes at US Open

It was a frightful sight. Ruediger says she saw the blimp disappear behind the tree line, drove to another vantage point and saw black smoke along with three fireballs erupting after it hit the field. No one else was hurt as the craft went down in a field about a half-mile from the Erin Hills golf course in Erin, Wisconsin. Dustin Johnson, th...

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  • Drug charges for boxing champ
Drug charges for boxing champ

The 2008 Olympic bronze medallist was stopped by police in the fighter's home city of Tuscaloosa, Alabama for a tinted window vehicle violation. Wilder was reportedly taken back to police headquarters and charged but was later released on a bond to the value of $1000 (£784).

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  • British & Irish Lions bench skipper Sam Warburton for Maori All Blacks clash
British & Irish Lions bench skipper Sam Warburton for Maori All Blacks clash

Gatland wouldn't bite at suggestions that most of the players involved in the suffocating 12-3 defeat of the Crusaders will have their nose in front of the Dunedin group. "He was just down a little bit of confidence and he's got a bit of his mojo back at the moment, so we wanted to give him a start against the Māoris".

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  • Warriors to Do 'Whatever it Takes' to Re-Sign Stephen Curry
Warriors to Do 'Whatever it Takes' to Re-Sign Stephen Curry

Warriors owner Joe Lacob was asked about his team potentially skipping the White House visit during his appearance on ESPN's First Take today. The original Big Three of Bird, Parish and McHale started in the frontcourt, and former MVP Walton backed them up and won the Sixth Man of the Year award.

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  • 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

She came bounding over to him and grabbed him by his beard so she could pull his face to look at her. "Look at me!" He chose Curry , Draymond Green , Klay Thompson and a chance at his first championship over returning to Oklahoma City.

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  • Warriors say they haven't decided on White House visit
Warriors say they haven't decided on White House visit

Going into the game , the Warriors were listed in most sportsbooks as 9- or 9.5-point favorites, meaning that for Warriors bettors to cash in on their tickets, the Warriors had to win by 10 or more points. "I don't believe we're a superteam here". Durant was on the court for 40-plus minutes in the finale, most of the time staring...

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  • Walker leads Dbacks over Tigers
Walker leads Dbacks over Tigers

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. Diamondbacks: RHP Taijuan Walker (4-3, 3.46 ERA) is expected to be reinstated from the 10-day DL after suffering a blister on his right hand.

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  • How Man United could line up in 2017-18
How Man United could line up in 2017-18

Morata is United manager Jose Mourinho's top summer transfer target, according to The Mirror , who cite Spanish sources that suggest the 24-year-old may complete a medical in Manchester this weekend. Aside from winning the UEL, Man United also won the League Cup last season, and they finished the Premier League season in sixth. Talisca is ca...

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  • Scalise is 'in some trouble' as condition remains critical
Scalise is 'in some trouble' as condition remains critical

Steve Scalise Thursday morning at the Washington hospital where the lawmaker is recovering form a gunshot wound. Williams said that in the dugout, he was joined by several colleagues including Rep. The shooter was killed by police officers whose work won praise from Trump in his remarks. "Let's do this in the spirit of what Americans do, tha...

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  • Mike Zimmer says eye is doing great
Mike Zimmer says eye is doing great

There was a play yesterday, I don't know if it got through or not but Xavier [Rhodes] is trying to catch him and he's hauling now. I've been very impressed with him this spring. On Thursday, Chad Greenway, Matt Blair, Jon Randle, Randall McDaniel and Jerry Burns were all in attendance for the annual alumni barbeque after practice.

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  • What do the Warriors think of Trump?
What do the Warriors think of Trump?

Whereas a year ago the Cavs were able to respond to going down 3-1 to come back and win the title, going down 3-0 was too much. Warriors point guard Stephen Curry said the experience of losing last year's NBA Finals served them well this season.

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  • 650000 celebrate at Penguins Stanley Cup parade
650000 celebrate at Penguins Stanley Cup parade

The 27-year-old Swede was injured during the playoffs, though he still piled up 18 points in 19 games and played 28 minutes per game. "Honestly, right now, I haven't really even gotten to that place as far as [if] I want to separate myself from the game", Fisher told NHL.com on Tuesday .

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  • Oakland triumphant as parade celebrates Warriors title
Oakland triumphant as parade celebrates Warriors title

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant enjoyed a hefty locker room celebration before speaking to reporters after scoring 39 points in his team's victory, which brought him his first National Basketball Association crown. The Warriors won 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association champio. "And I did that from day one, and I ju...

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  • Warriors' Steph Curry Doesn't Think He'll Go on WH Victory Visit
Warriors' Steph Curry Doesn't Think He'll Go on WH Victory Visit

He did official and unofficial player development work for the Warriors; he worked with the club the past two years, and the way he played helped shape Curry, just as it shaped James Harden's MVP-calibre season in Houston. Curry and Durant also heard from former President Barack Obama with congratulations, though Durant said he was most excited...

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