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Cavaliers Beat Weakened Warriors in Game 5

Cavaliers Beat Weakened Warriors in Game 5

Since injuring his knee in Game Four of a first round matchup with the Houston Rockets, the two-time reigning NBA MVP appears to still be feeling the effects of that injury. The decision worked well as the Cavs scored the game's first nine points and Jefferson, who has come off the bench all season, finished with nine points and eight rebounds in 33 minutes. Read More

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Warriors star Draymond Green suspended for Game 5

Curry , who averaged a mere 16 points over the first three games of the NBA Finals, lit up with a game-high 38 points on 11-for-25 shooting, including seven three-pointers. That proved to be the case in the second half of Game 4 Friday night in Cleveland . We'll see if these comments have an effect on the rest of the series. Read More

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South Korea sends military vessels to repel Chinese boats

South Korea sends military vessels to repel Chinese boats

Incheon Coast Guard chase a Chinese fishing vessel to seize it for violating South Korea's territorial waters off Yeonpyeong Island near the Northern Limit Line in the Yellow Sea, on Saturday. Beijing insisted Friday via a foreign ministry spokesperson that "China puts great importance on educating its fisherman". Tensions have also simmered between several countries in the region over fishing rights in the South China Sea. Read More

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Ron Mason Passes Away at Age 76

Ron Mason Passes Away at Age 76

After his retirement as hockey coach, he was Michigan State's athletic director from 2002-07. Mason was at the helm for the "Cold War", Michigan State's 3-3 tie with Michigan in front of 74,544 in an outdoor contest at Spartan Stadium, then a world record for attendance at a hockey game. Read More

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Usain Bolt wins 100m in 9.88 seconds at Racers GP

Usain Bolt wins 100m in 9.88 seconds at Racers GP

In the hurdles events, Johnny Dutch of United States of America improved his own world-leading time for the men's 400m hurdles with a 48.10 secs performance in Kingston , which is the third fastest time in his career. Following him home at the Racers Grand Prix were a pair of Jamaicans, Roxroy Cato (48.98) and Annsert Whyte (49.25). Carter ran the lead-off leg for the then world record-breaking team, which also included Asafa Powell and Michael Frater. Read More

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Former Bengal found dead in Milwaukee hotel room

Former Bengal found dead in Milwaukee hotel room

Toxicology reports and autopsy results are still pending to determine his cause of death. With the Cardinals, Robinson played 48 games, registering two sacks and 46 tackles. "Walter had a lot to do with it. I know he did". He played his last game for the Cards in 2010, started all 16 games that season. Former Cardinals quarterback Matt Leinart spent two seasons with Robinson in Arizona and shared a memory of the defensive lineman on Twitter . Read More

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Messi powers Argentina past Panama 5-0

Ten minutes later, Messi took a free kick from about 25 yards and lofted it above the wall and into the net. And with 67 minutes on the clock, Lionel Messi provided that decisive 2nd goal for Argentina after a deflection off a clearance from Panama fell kindly for the Barcelona forward, who then slotted the ball past Jaime Penedo in goal. Read More

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F1 Monaco GP: Hamilton plays down 'justice' win after hard start

His team later issued a full apology and pledged to launch an investigation. Ricciardo has gone 32 races without a win, dating back to his third breakthrough victory in 2014. Verstappen made his Formula One debut with Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso previous year as the youngest ever driver. After the gaffe, Red Bull tried to gee Ricciardo up but he snapped back on race radio "nothing you could say would make that any better". Read More

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Euro 2016: Germany Overcome Ukraine Courtesy Bastian Schweinsteiger, Shkodran Mustafi

Yarmolenko is in great form , and will give Koln left-back Jonas Hector a huge test. Although Germany have plenty of options in their midfield, the absence of Reus and Gundogan might lack experience in later stages of the campaign. Ukraine are 6/1 to win and 3/1 to hold the world champions, and recent results show that the scenario is actually not far from viability. We decide on the starting 11 on the day of the game. Read More

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Golden State's Draymond Green in another playoff dustup

I mean, he's energy, effort, consistently, got the total package. Outside of Russell Westbrook, he's one of the guys that attacks the paint every single play. A double foul was called. The play could be reviewed by the league. I said what I had to say, and he said what he had to say. "My mindset is let's get one", James said , hoping to force a sixth game in Cleveland on Thursday. Read More

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Yankees to sign Ike Davis

Yankees to sign Ike Davis

Newsday's Ken Davidoff was the first to report that the Yankees had contacted Davis' representatives. This might not be a minor league deal. The New York Yankees are looking for anyone to play first base and now, Ike Davis may be the next option since every other regular player at the position has gone down with a significant injury. Read More

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Stephen Curry lifts Golden State Warriors to brink of title

Each team had an Australian center, with the Bulls' Luc Longley averaging 9.1 points, 5.1 rebounds and 1.35 blocked shots and the Warriors' Andrew Bogut at 5.4 points, 7.0 rebounds and 1.6 blocks. It's going to be one of the toughest games we ever played in. "So it will be a fun 48 hours to wrap our minds around the opportunity we have in front of us". Read More

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Hamilton snatches pole position for Canadian GP

Ricciardo and team-mate Max Verstappen started fourth and fifth and had entertained thoughts of battling for victory. Another Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr has ended up slowest in Q2 after he clouted the wall of champions at the end of his first proper flying lap, causing the session to be red-flagged while race marshals craned away his broken F1 auto. Read More

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Amid 'Udta Punjab' row, CBFC clears Punjabi film on drugs issue

Udta Punjab , which is supposed to be a film on the growing drug addiction among the youth of Punjab, has been levied 40 cuts by the CBFC. The title battle for the Bollywood movie Udta Punjab is in the top of the news everywhere. ' Udta Punjab' has been directed by Abhishek Chaubey and stars Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. "If you see, Anurag (Kashyap), Ekta (Kapoor), all are questioning the Censor Board". Read More

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Bale, Ramsey and others celebrate an historic victory for Wales

Bale, Ramsey and others celebrate an historic victory for Wales

With Hennessey doubtful to be fit to make the clash the chance may once again fall to the youngster to lead his country in their first global tournament since the World Cup in 1958 . "He delivers that. What comes with that is three million Welsh people absolutely loving him to pieces and he deserves all that". "A memorable moment, a historic moment for our country and the most important thing is we got the three points". Read More

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Police shoot man amid domestic disturbance at Dallas airport

Police shoot man amid domestic disturbance at Dallas airport

Mike Beattie, who is stationed at Love Field, said airport police receive special training every two years in spotting suspicious-looking travelers and working in crowds. The police chief defended the tactics used by the officer as "quite appropriate" and said the surveillance footage told the story. Though many said they had arrived early not knowing what awaited them at the airport after the incident. Read More

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Badminton: Saina Nehwal beats China's Sun Yu to win Australian Open

Badminton: Saina Nehwal beats China's Sun Yu to win Australian Open

This is Saina's second Australian Open victory, having clinched the title in 2014 as well. The title win was Saina's first Superseries tournament this year since winning the India Open in March 2015, when she achieved the world no. For Nehwal, ranked eighth in the world, it was her seventh win over Ratchanok in 12 meetings. Saina Nehwal made a fine start to the match and raced to a 4-2 lead. Read More

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Brock Lesnar Announces His Opponent for UFC 200

Kept under wraps right up until the last few minutes, Brock Lesnar's return gives a Conor McGregor-less UFC 200 a great chance at breaking the company's pay-per-view record. Brock Lesnar remains under contract to WWE, however, he has been granted a one-off opportunity to compete at UFC 200 . Lesnar appeared on Monday's edition of " SportsCenter " on ESPN, 15 months after he was on the same program to say he would never fight again. Read More

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