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Author: 0 Golden State routs Cleveland again, leads 2-0 in NBA Finals

Kerr is back coaching the Golden State Warriors after more than six weeks, feeling well enough that he plans to coach the remainder of the NBA Finals . James tied Magic Johnson for most postseason triple-doubles with eight, and this marked the first time in National Basketball Association history more than one player had a triple-double in the same Finals game.

Author: 0 Young soccer player disqualified for looking 'like a boy'

The team went to the media, and now the tournament is on the defensive. Hernandez said of the tournament organizers: "They just weren't listening". "I have short hair". But the tournament organizers said Mili's looks did not influence their decision. Bianco said the team Mili plays for also violated tournament rules by having the same players on multiple teams.

Author: 0 Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race

Three of the crew remained in their cockpits in one hull suspended high above the water, while the other three went overboard. But, while many would forgive Peter Burling for appearing down and out after the nosedive that could dent his team's chances, the Kiwi helmsman looked more determined than ever to get back out on the water.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant Believes LeBron James 'Paved Way' For His Move To Warriors

Defiant - and some might argue delusional - in the face of a 2-0 deficit to the postseason-perfect Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals , the defending champions are sticking with their plan. The Warriors started to pull away in the third quarter, building a 14-point lead to start the fourth quarter. Curry liked it so much he was celebrating before the basket.

Sports Hoffman goal helps Sens force Game 7 vs. Penguins
Author: 0 Hoffman goal helps Sens force Game 7 vs. Penguins

The Ottawa Senators pulled off a 2-1 win in Game 6 at home to force a Game 7 against the Pittsburgh Penguins . Ottawa Senators defenseman Fredrik Claesson (33) collides with Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Josh Archibald (45) during the third period of game six of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Ottawa on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

Sports Ability to 'reset' behind improvement - Murray
Author: 0 Ability to 'reset' behind improvement - Murray

Murray said he enjoys using the lob against tall players - like Khachanov and Del Potro - but it is a shot he will utilize even more when he plays Kei Nishikori in Wednesday's quarterfinals. Open quarterfinals in September. "Kei is unsafe off both wings", Murray said. Earlier on Monday, Romanian third seed Simona Halep sealed a blistering 6-1 6-1 win over Spain's Carla Suarez-Navarro to establish herself as one of the top contenders for the title.

Sports Kerr returns, leads Warriors in 132-113 rout
Author: 0 Kerr returns, leads Warriors in 132-113 rout

The numbers for LeBron James , Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant and Irving through the first two games show Irving, the Cavs' 25-year-old point guard, lagging behind in this comparison of stars. The Warriors hold a 2-0 lead in the Finals. "I know what I have to do out there", he said. It was also only made possible because Curry committed a blatant double dribble that went uncalled.

Author: 0 Sarfraz says no pressure ahead of Pak-India clash

The veteran batsman also praised Kohli for his attacking game and said its good to see him playing like this. One of Pakistan cricket's biggest fans - Mohammad Bashir, popularly known as "Chacha Chicago" - says India is clear favorites to win their Champions Trophy contest against Pakistan , NDTV reported.

Author: 0 Smith slams Australia's bowling performance after draw

But just like their opening group game against New Zealand , the wet weather proved frustrating for Australia and the match was finally called off 40 minutes before the scheduled close of play. In reply, after losing Aaron Finch (19) in the eighth over of the innings, Warner and Steve Smith (22*) had added unbeaten 38 runs before rain interrupted the proceedings and play could not resume.

Sports Lions bank on order emerging from training ground chaos
Author: 0 Lions bank on order emerging from training ground chaos

With a near capacity crowd of 50,000 expected, Warren Gatland's side hope to step up their attacking game after a series of 15 on 15 sessions in training. "They're a physical side, they're quite direct and they have great footwork". "We have a hugely competitive squad here and we did a drill yesterday, an offload drill, and the contact was explosive", Howley went on to say of the team's determination to loosen the shackles and blast everything.

Author: 0 Nashville Predators Even Series With Pittsburgh Penguins

Gaudreau scored what proved to be the game victor early in the second period but his wraparound goal was only awarded after a random horn sounded 35 seconds later to stop play and initiate a video review. The Predators have found every way to beat the challenging odds stacked against them. Will Pittsburgh press under the pressure of knowing that if they drop Game 5, their destiny may be determined? Pittsburgh's lone goal came from Sidney Crosby in the first period.

Author: 0 ICC Champions Trophy | Match 6 | 06 Jun, 2017

Rashid, left out for the hosts' opening Champions Trophy victory over Bangladesh at The Oval, returned as the only change to Eoin Morgan's team - bidding to seal a semi-final berth in this second Group A match . Furthermore, with Australia missing out on the semi-finals in the last edition of the Champions Trophy in 2013, Starc admitted that it will spur his side on to avoid suffering the same fate this time around.

Sports Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for
Author: 0 Champions Trophy 2017: Batsmen to watch out for

There may have been a time that I liked the Champions Trophy. "I am very confident that India will do well in the Champions Trophy and will defend the title", Laxman said. Ahead of the big-ticket game, he further said: "No global game comes easy to you, you have to work hard for it and it will be the same against India".

Author: 0 Dixon impressed by Alonso at Indy

He did, but wasn't so impressed with his qualifying performance. Dixon also told the AP that he'd still go back to Indianapolis' most infamous Taco Bell around 10 p.m. One of the best we'll ever see in motor racing so it's cool to have him over. Whether he can use that in a race , that's another thing. At one point, when two other drivers tried to make it three wide in a first turn Alonso had previously described as narrow, he backed out.

Sports Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play
Author: 0 Nadal wants time out from referees over slow play

We're not machines that can not think. 'What else can I say?. "I'm telling you this with some type of sadness, because I don't want to have any problems". The 14-times grand slam champion believes that umpires should focus on the match rather than the time elapsed. I'm very happy to be in the quarters of the French once again.Isner was the last US man in the draw of 11 who entered the tournament.Things did not begin promisingly, but after twice fighting back from a break down in the ...

Sports Giants acquire Rangers' reliever Sam Dyson
Author: 0 Giants acquire Rangers' reliever Sam Dyson

The Rangers will get cash or a player to be named. The San Francisco Giants could become sellers by Major League Baseball's trade deadline, but on Tuesday evening, the franchise entered the market as buyers. The year before he had a 1.15 ERA in 31 games as a setup man. The organization added to its bullpen depth by trading for Texas Rangers' right-hander Sam Dyson , a sixth-year veteran struggling through the worst season of his professional career.

Author: 0 Port officials increase public warnings after sea lion incident

Her family were just in shock ". In the video, you can hear people laughing and whistling at sea lion and holding their hands over the water, as if they were holding a treat. Baziuk says that they've been warning visitors not to feed the animals for years. They are not circus performers. "You wouldn't go up to a grizzly bear in the bush and hand him a ham sandwich, so you shouldn't be handing a thousand-pound wild mammal in the water slices of bread", Robert Kiesman, chair of the ...

Sports Sher Bahadur Deuba elected New Prime Minister of Nepal
Author: 0 Sher Bahadur Deuba elected New Prime Minister of Nepal

Parliament speaker Onsari Gharti said the 70-year-old Deuba won 388 votes of the 558 cast in the 593-member parliament to head the country's 10th government in as many years. Under Nepal's constitution, a candidate must secure a simple majority in parliament to get elected as the head of the government. "We chose to end the obstruction in parliament after the ruling parties agreed to commit in the House to hold elections in the remaining four provinces and not repeating any irregularities", ...

Author: 0 Nashville Predator fans make out after Stanley Cup win

But that didn't seem to deter the Preds, who have outscored the Penguins 9-2 in the last two games to even the series. "Gaudreau is also just the third rookie to score game-winning goals in consecutive games in the Stanley Cup Final since the National Hockey League took over sole possession of the trophy in 1926-27".

Author: 0 BJP govt feeding farmers bullets, says Rahul Gandhi

Some other farmers have been also injured hence death toll is likely to increase further. The rally is, however, stopped by the police on the outskirts of Indore June 6 afternoon: Security personnel fire on protesting farmers in Mandsaur district, killing five of them.

Sports Steve Smith accepts Australia got some luck against New Zealand
Author: 0 Steve Smith accepts Australia got some luck against New Zealand

The New Zealand innings had its share of sheen as skipper Kane Williamson led from the front, slamming his first ODI hundred against Australia and his ninth overall. "But I'd have preferred to have been in New Zealand's position when we came off at the end". Josh Hazlewood , one of three Australia seamers selected ahead of James Pattinson, was the successful bowler but there were no further inroads as the scoreboard ticked along to 67 for one.

Sports Catching a Legend; Johnson wins at Dover
Author: 0 Catching a Legend; Johnson wins at Dover

Johnson even stopped at a Hardee's on a road trip because he believed the fast-food joint and Yarborough's sponsor was the race shop. "You know, I watched Cale - he was one of the toughest, hardest racers that I ever watched race, fearless, and drove the vehicle over the edge, and Jimmie does the same thing, but Jimmie makes it look smooth", Hendrick said.

Sports Huddersfield Town Promoted to Premier League
Author: 0 Huddersfield Town Promoted to Premier League

He said: "We know the team will change but with our approach it's hard for every opponent to play against us". "There was no doubt about whether we were able to handle the atmosphere". We are very happy. It's a fantastic achievement for a small club that was expected to be battling relegation this year, not fighting for promotion.

Sports Injury rules Wahab out of Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Injury rules Wahab out of Champions Trophy

Riaz suffered an ankle injury. Scans later revealed that he suffered a deltoid ligament complex after an eversion injury mechanism. In that over, Riaz had a chance to dismiss Virat Kohli, but Fakhar Zaman, the 12th man, dropped the catch.

Author: 0 Nashville Preys On The Penguins And Ties Stanley Cup Series 2-2

The visiting Penguins nearly tied the game once more, this time as the clock approached the midway point in the second period. Gaudreau scored the first goal of his National Hockey League career in the Game 1 loss. Viktor Arvidsson have given Nashville a two-goal lead over Pittsburgh after two periods in Game 4 . But in the truest tradition of "We've won nothing yet", Predators players both inside and outside the room had the celebration out of their system by the time they met the ...

Sports Pakistan's injured Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy
Author: 0 Pakistan's injured Riaz ruled out of Champions Trophy

India's best chance of a competitive game against Pakistan would be in the adopted home of the UAE, but that is unlikely to happen anytime soon, because the Indian government says so. 3 slot no more belongs to him. "Except Shoaib Malik not one batsman showed intent". Dale Steyn is widely regarded as one of the best bowlers of his generation and his tally of over 400 wickets is proof of that.

Sports Zidane on Bale:
Author: 0 Zidane on Bale: "What's important is that he was with"

The club have continued to be heavily linked with a move for Bale after Sir Alex Ferguson confirmed the side made their first move in 2007. "Maybe we played the best second half in all the season, against a very good team who defends really focused and that has very good players in the attack", Cristiano said about the final .

Author: 0 Kevin Durant's menacing defense leads the way for Warriors

That would seem to indicate changes could be coming in Game 3 , be they a switch in the starting lineup - Iman Shumpert for the invisible Smith would seem most likely - and/or style of play . "I would imagine Kyrie's going to come out and have a great Game 3 ". Limiting mistakes was the main theme of what must change, but the three-time champion says physicality will need to be rolled over.

Sports Real Madrid retains UEFA Champions title
Author: 0 Real Madrid retains UEFA Champions title

It's clear that the former United star still has plenty of respect and admiration for his former coach, as he even still acknowledges him as "boss" to this day... "Me and my team mates have done the double". The former France playmaker's contract expires in a year, but he said he was not thinking about leaving.

Sports Indians pound Royals to avoid sweep
Author: 0 Indians pound Royals to avoid sweep

Kipnis' home run off Travis Wood in the seventh inning made it 10-1. The defending AL champions have underachieved to this point in the season, but still entered Sunday in second place, trailing Central Division-leading Minnesota by three games.

Sports Cup Debut at Pocono this Week
Author: 0 Cup Debut at Pocono this Week

In the meantime, this is a great opportunity for Bubba to show what he can do at the top level of the sport and we are committed to helping RPM win races. Wallace, who raced in the Xfinity Series for Jack Roush, has the ride until Almirola returns. I've always said that God has had my plans in His hands.

Sports Del Potro Consoles Injured Opponent
Author: 0 Del Potro Consoles Injured Opponent

In a moving display of sportsmanship, the towering Argentine leaped the net to go to the distressed Almagro's aid after he collapsed to the court in clear agony midway through their finely-balanced match. I can imagine what you're feeling. Apparently close to retirement one minute, Klizan recovered from dropping the fourth set to love to win in five. "I'm happy with my level at this moment, so my forehands and serves are working good".

Sports England dish out all-round effort to storm into semis of CT
Author: 0 England dish out all-round effort to storm into semis of CT

Leading the chase, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson hit a 98-ball 87, the top-score of the day. England have now assured themselves of a return to Cardiff for a June 14 semi-final against the runners-up in Group B, regardless of the result of their final pool match against arch-rivals Australia at Edgbaston on Saturday.

Sports Attack on journalist ends Arda Turan's Turkish national team career
Author: 0 Attack on journalist ends Arda Turan's Turkish national team career

Following a meeting with TFF officials, Arda has now confirmed that he will not be involved in the 2018 World Cup qualifier against Kosovo on Sunday and has made a decision to step aside from his national-team commitments. "I'll always give the same response to those who put out such false news". After months, I saw one of them on the plane yesterday. " Barcelona's directors are happy with him", Bulut said as quoted by AS.

Author: 0 The Cleveland Cavaliers Are in a Big Rush to Lose This Series

If not one NBA title, then more than two NBA Finals games with the Warriors for Durant seems a fairer evaluation. Just playing in The Finals and the journey is unbelievable. "That's one thing I need to correct going into Game 3 , give ourselves more possessions, and good things will happen", he said. Kerr returned to the bench to a rousing ovation, waving to the fans while back on the sideline for the first time since Game 2 of the first round against Portland on April 19 because ...

Sports Murray eases past Khachanov into quarterfinals
Author: 0 Murray eases past Khachanov into quarterfinals

Nishikori stunned Murray in five sets at the US Open a year ago although he insisted he had little memory of it. "I'm sure everybody will join me in sharing thoughts and prayers for everyone who's been affected by this". Murray posted a 6-3, 6-4, 6-3 triumph over Karen Khachanov , and Wawrinka was a 7-5, 7-6, 6-2 victor against Gael Monfils . "It was windy, tough conditions.

Author: 0 Pittsburgh Penguins: Home Advantage Gives Us the Advantage

In that case, Nashville Mayor Megan Barry has them covered. He was at his best in Game 4 , as he stopped several point-blank opportunities throughout the game, including breakaways by Chris Kunitz and Sidney Crosby when the game was on the line.

Sports Ainslie's Land Rover BAR team break wing in America's Cup semi
Author: 0 Ainslie's Land Rover BAR team break wing in America's Cup semi

The Team New Zealand helmsman, Peter Burling , told the press conference the capsize was "was fully our error" because the crew were "trying to get off the start clean". "It's never nice to see that sort of thing happen to anyone but unfortunately that's part of sailing". "But I was a bit nervous they were going to do something like Pete did right in front of us and we were going to go on top of them".