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Author: 0 Warriors reportedly will skip visit to Trump's White House

In Games 2-5 of the NBA Finals, the Cavaliers scored 113, 113, 137 and 120 points. When you put the pieces together, the idea of Warriors shaking hands and taking pictures with Trump on the South Lawn seems highly unlikely. " But, obviously as a team, we're going to have a conversation ". "That Utah series was a tough one". Golden State beat the Cleveland Cavaliers because they were simply the better team and not because they won the individual match-ups.

Author: 0 Warriors' Steph Curry Doesn't Think He'll Go on WH Victory Visit

The New England Patriots are a dynasty in the National Football League, but they win the right way, with good draft classes, great coaching and an excellent organization backing them. Warriors forward Draymond Green appeared to take some shots at the Cavs. Durant also became the third player to win a championship and have at least four scoring titles, joining Jordan and Wilt Chamberlain.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho explains instructions for Chris Smalling in Europa League final

Each of West Ham, Everton, Newcastle and West Brom were all reported to be targeting the 31-time capped England worldwide, who earns £80,000-a-week according to the Daily Star . Smalling was one of Man Utd's best players in the 2015/16 season, being voted Players' Player of the Season. The Independent report that their information is that as well as Newcastle's interest in Chris Smalling , both West Ham and Everton are also considering bids.

Sports Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead
Author: 0 Henderson stumbles late, keeps Meijer LPGA lead

In the month where Ko lost her world No 1 ranking to Thailand's Ariya Jutanugarn , Ko hit six-under on day one in MI. It wasn't quite the course record 63 she shot on Thursday, but Brook Henderson's 2nd round 67 was good enough to increase her lead to two shots heading to the weekend.

Sports Del Potro withdraws from Queen's Club tournament with injury
Author: 0 Del Potro withdraws from Queen's Club tournament with injury

Federer is now in fifth place with 4,945 points. In the final, the Swiss met an irrepressible Rafa Nadal, who did what Nadal does best - win on the red dirt. Nadal has beaten Federer on all surfaces in grand slams. That said, the Swiss - returning to the Tour after an eight-week break - suffered a shock defeat in his first grass court game of the season, losing to world No.

Sports LeBron James rules out playing 3-on-3 basketball in 2020 Olympics
Author: 0 LeBron James rules out playing 3-on-3 basketball in 2020 Olympics

It's hard to argue with this premise, considering his success in standard basketball. Though James would still rather play the more traditional 5-on-5 format, he's a big fan of the change. "I probably won't be a part of the three-on-three matchup that it has to offer". The 3-on-3 basketball will have eight teams for men and women, with 64 athletes.

Author: 0 Greens at Erin Hills starting to firm up

Lurking one back are a trio of Americans Jamie Lovemark (69), J.B. Holmes (69) and overnight leader Rickie Fowler , who slumped to a one-over 73, carding three consecutive bogeys in a back nine retreat. The Englishman has roared back to life with four straight birdies and is back to being one shot off the lead. "The putter was hot on the front side to keep me in it, so it's all there, it's just a matter of putting it together and I'm not out of it".

Author: 0 Takkarist McKinley predicted Warriors would win NBA Finals in 5 games

Golden State went 40 years between titles after winning the crown in 1975. "I was anxious, I was jittery". "Creating a trade that makes sense for Cleveland and the team that acquires Love is hard, but there is one possible deal that would work for all parties involved: Love for Paul George.

Author: 0 Kevin Durant says Warriors 'work extremely well together,' but aren't a superteam

Additionally, the Warriors got double-digit scoring efforts from shooting guard Stephen Curry (34 points), shooting guard Klay Thompson (11), power forward Draymond Green (10) and reserve forward Andre Iguodala (20). LeBron James has now lost five Finals in eight appearances - only the fourth player to come up short in five NBA Finals. "I played against some really, really good teams that were assembled perfectly, and they're right up there".

Author: 0 Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

The hospital says the Louisiana congressman "will require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time". More on this as it develops. The congressman's risk of death was now substantially lower because doctors have controlled the bleeding and his vital signs have stabilized. He's also saluting the Capitol police officers injured in the attack on a Republican Congressional baseball practice.

Author: 0 Warriors to decide on White House visit 'when and if necessary'

Next time around, a different Kevin Durant will await him. Curry , Kevin Durant and their teammates are determined to build a dynasty together - and they might just be well on their way. So, it was a prolific night for both, but it was borne out of early-season struggles when Curry was focusing on playing a lesser role in the offense to allow Durant to thrive.

Sports Durant, Warriors Rally to Beat Cavs 118-113
Author: 0 Durant, Warriors Rally to Beat Cavs 118-113

Thompson hit four treys in the opening period to help the Warriors finish with a finals-record nine for the period. Klay Thompson had 30 points and six boards and Curry finished with 26 points, 13 rebounds and six assists for the Warriors, who survived committing 18 turnovers for 22 Cleveland points.

Sports Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout
Author: 0 Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Could be Ward's craftiness played a role, as well as all the holding, about which Kovalev's promoter Kathy Duva afterward said, "The ref (Robert Byrd) wasn't doing his job". "It makes me stronger for this next fight". "I'm going to get my belts back and I will get my belts back on June 17". "As a competitor, I want that definitive victory.

Author: 0 Aaron Judge Crushes 495-foot Homer in Yankees' Win

NY right fielder Aaron Judge heard the MVP chants from the heavy Yankees-fan contingent on Monday night, particularly after his two-run home run in the eighth inning snapped a tie and lifted the Yankees to a 5-3 win over the Angels . Oakland's Stephen Vogt had a two-run single in the top of the second inning that scored Yonder Alonso and Ryon Healy. NY also did this to Baltimore once previous year, on August 26 and 27.

Author: 0 Falling: McIlroy, Day endure nightmare rounds at US Open

Starting on the back nine, he exchanged a birdie on 11 with a bogey on 12. "It's been the best preparation going into a major, I felt like, in my career, which is playing in majors and knowing what I needed to do to prep for a tournament such as this", Day said.

Author: 0 Champion Warriors might snub White House -- if invited

Durant was once again the best player on the floor for the Warriors on Monday, hitting some timely three-pointers en route to a team-high 39 points. "A lot of guys cried because they wanted it bad. So, this is the culmination of a year where they grew together and learned each other's games and got better and better all year, and it was just phenomenal to be part of".

Author: 0 US Open 2017: Rory McIlroy misses cut for second year

Fowler's ability to reach seven-under and tie the opening round marks of Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf (set in the 1980 U.S. Open) is one of the storylines for the second day of the national championship. NOTEWORTHY: A 94-year-old man stopped breathing while in a grandstand on the sixth hole and died of what officials said appeared to be natural causes.

Author: 0 Andy Murray defeats Kei Nishikori to book semi-final place

Murray, who was the runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros a year ago, will meet 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final. "There have been other tournaments where making it to the semi-finals was much more hard", Wawrinka said. "I lost my mind in the first set", Nishikori said.

Sports Bacsinszky, Ostapenko advance to French Open semis
Author: 0 Bacsinszky, Ostapenko advance to French Open semis

Ostapenko's victory occupied 1hr 53min, and Bacsinszky's 1hr 49min, which brought both matches in under the minimum-play requirement of two hours. Ostapenko is the first teenager to reach the Roland Garros semi-finals since Serbia's Ana Ivanovic and the first to book a place in a Grand Slam semi-final since American Madison Keys at the 2015 US Open.

Author: 0 Did Golden State Warriors vote to skip White House visit?

Because of this, there have been Internet reports that the team has already voted to decline the traditional invitation for the National Basketball Association champions to go to the White House - something they did after winning the title in 2015, when Barack Obama was president.

Author: 0 Will the Warriors Visit the White House?

Tuesday morning less than eight hours after the Warriors won the title. Oakland recently learned it's losing one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders, to Las Vegas in 2020, and the city is still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a deadly warehouse fire.

Sports Cardiff pitch gave 'home advantage' to Pakistan: Eoin Morgan
Author: 0 Cardiff pitch gave 'home advantage' to Pakistan: Eoin Morgan

But after mustering only a meek 211 all out on an awkward surface, they managed to delay Pakistan for a mere 37.1 overs as the tourists instead booked their place at The Oval this weekend - possibly against their great rivals India, who face Bangladesh in Thursday's second semi-final at Edgbaston.

Sports Katy Perry on Taylor Swift beef: 'I'm not Buddha - things irritate me'
Author: 0 Katy Perry on Taylor Swift beef: 'I'm not Buddha - things irritate me'

These streaming services include Google Play, Spotify, and Amazon Music. As for her own music, the 32-year-old singer will host Katy Perry: Witness World Wide , live on Thursday, giving fans a sneak peek into her new album, Witness . "I'm not willing to contribute my life's work to an experiment", she said before citing complaints of skewed pay scales that make it hard for writers and less well-known acts to make money from streaming.

Author: 0 US Open at a glance

Open. Jason Day , with two triple bogeys, shot a 79. 1, 2 and 3 all missed the cut in a major. "But I do think these fairways are way too wide for a U.S. 1 player in the world , who opened with a 75. After a disastrous opening round 78 on Thursday, " home " may be where the world number two is headed.

Author: 0 Leishman in touch in US Open second round

Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. "Yesterday (Thursday), I just hit some shots close and made some putts". A day after Rickie Fowler's seven-under opening round, that same score is still leading, but it's shared by four players, not including Fowler, who shot a one-over 73 to sit one back.

Author: 0 Curry, Durant committed to Golden State

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green appears to be taking some shots at the Cleveland Cavaliers . It wouldn't be a surprise if the Warriors decide to ditch the post-championship presidential photo-op. "I can remember that conversation on my sofa, the look in his eyes", Wanda Durant said. "Going through this year was so much fun". In fact, after this year's NBA Finals, I have even more reason to hate The Slim Reaper.

Author: 0 McIlroy hits it all over the place at US Open

Fowler enters today's second round with a one-shot lead over Paul Casey and Xander Schauffele. It marked the first time since the world rankings were created in 1986 that the top three ranked players in the world missed the cut at a US Open.

Sports Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open
Author: 0 Fowler proves human, makes bogey at US Open

ERIN, Wisconsin Big hitters Dustin Johnson , Rory McIlroy and Jason Day were expected to thrive on the wide open fairways of Erin Hills , hosting Wisconsin's first U.S. Open. Then from there, I was just taking advantage of the par-5s. It was the first time since the world ranking began in 1986 that the top three players missed the cut in any major.

Sports Bryce Harper hits hardest home run of career
Author: 0 Bryce Harper hits hardest home run of career

Finally, on his 23rd pitch of the inning and his 118th and last pitch of the night, Scherzer got Cespedes to swing and miss at an 86 miles per hour slider. Rivera with another change-up. Despite a lineup shakeup that featured Yoenis Cespedes in the No. 2 spot in Terry Collins' order, the Mets couldn't touch one of baseball's best starters.

Author: 0 Paul Casey shares US Open lead after birdie run

Kim won The Players Championship in May for his second PGA Tour title. Defending champion Dustin Johnson is 40/1, while other pre-tournament favorites Rory McIlroy and Jason Day have some big work ahead of them if they hope to make the cut, let alone win.

Author: 0 'One of those days' as McIlroy finds trouble in Erin Hills rough

He earned the nickname "Captain America" at the Ryder Cup last fall, taking down the best Europe had to offer in leading the United States to its first Ryder Cup victory in eight years. I was sitting on 7 tee and my caddie goes, look at that thing just blew up. "Go for every flag". "The scoring was so good this morning". "I prefer a golf course where we can make some birdies, for sure", Casey added after a record-setting first round that featured 44 scores under par, shattering the previous ...

Sports Fans line up early for Warriors celebration
Author: 0 Fans line up early for Warriors celebration

With Durant in their ranks, they could not be stopped. "We learned from everything we've been through", the team's star guard Stephen Curry said during the trophy celebration Monday. "I saw the way your mom ripped you up on that court". The family has at least one family member, Sonya Curry, who has studied Hebrew for at least four years, the Jerusalem Post reported.

Author: 0 Canadian Formula One Grand Prix

Starting from pole, Hamilton dominated with a lights-to-flag victory around the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve. "It's always a great thing for a team to achieve a 1-2", Hamilton explained. "We came out last, and I knew we could recover because the auto is quick, so we were much quicker than the cars ahead, but you have to fight your way through the field, which is a lot of work, not easy, the tires are also suffering at that point", Vettel said.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo formally accused of €14million tax fraud

The prosecutor also said Ronaldo "intentionally" had not declared income of $42.2 million made from the cession of image rights from 2015 to 2020 to another company located in Spain . Cristiano Ronaldo in tax trouble? " Real Madrid C.F have full confidence in our player Cristiano Ronaldo , who we understand has acted in accordance with the legality regarding the fulfilment of his fiscal obligations".

Sports India savours 'mother of all mismatches'
Author: 0 India savours 'mother of all mismatches'

Mohammad Amir (0-32) was the most economical bowler for Pakistan , conceding an average of four runs an over. His innings subsequently helped India to thrash Pakistan by 124 runs, as the score was revised by the Duckworth Lewis method after the match was delayed twice by intermittent drizzle.

Sports Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole
Author: 0 Kyle Busch turns fastest lap at Pocono for 2nd straight pole

It is hard to imagine, though, that it couldn't have been as exciting as the way it unfolded Sunday at Pocono Raceway . "He's a closer and I grew up watching Kevin win a bunch of races in the last ten laps", Blaney said. This race became a bit of a throwback after Blaney's radio was busted. The team driver that may lead them there is Kyle Busch . He was comfortably out front when, on lap 142, the caution came out when Kasey Kahne struck the wall in turn 1.

Author: 0 'Awesome' week for DJ: birth of son, Open prep

The news that Dustin Johnson was delaying turning up to Erin Hills until the birth of his second son should have had his rivals very anxious. He is still the top-ranked player in the world with earnings in excess of $6 million. The Coastal Carolina alum said he slipped on a few steps wearing socks in his rented home in Augusta. Johnson's ascent in the rankings has been steady, highlighted by winning the 2016 U.S.

Author: 0 Green attacks James, 'You started the super team, bro'

The Golden State forward wore a T-shirt with the word "Quickie" and the Larry O'Brien Trophy. Last year, during the Cleveland parade to celebrate the Cavs' title, James had a shirt reading " Ultimate Warrior ". James was shirtless, working out in a gym. James shot back on Instagram with a snarky response, and Green has since doubled down with another reply.