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LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers played with significant hand injury

LeBron James of Cleveland Cavaliers played with significant hand injury

The Warriors completed their four victories in four games in the Finals to win their third title in four years, after they won 108-85 in Cleveland . "They can make plays". "It's just about the journey, all season", Durant said . A James slam dunk capped a 14-4 Cavs run to open the second quarter, putting Cleveland ahead 39-38, but Golden State answered with a 11-4 run and stretched the half-time lead to 61-52. Read More

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Magnificent Thiem crushes Zverev to reach semi-finals

Magnificent Thiem crushes Zverev to reach semi-finals

A left hamstring problem started affecting him as early as the third game in the match and by the end of the second set his mobility was seriously inhibited. He then patted Khachanov, a friend from their junior days, on the chest before pumping his arms to celebrate. Luckily for Zverev, he was able to edge the tie-break and level the scores at a set apiece, but Khachanov hit back strongly in the third set, taking it easily after successive breaks midway through to leave his opponent in ... Read More

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Ariya and Kim in U.S. Women's Open playoff

Ariya and Kim in U.S. Women's Open playoff

What followed could have been one of the most dramatic collapses in golf history. Smith is at 10-under 134 heading into the weekend after failing to make the cut in five of her previous six U.S. "I sent him a text message on Sunday and I said, I don't know what I'm doing". Kim wasted no time taking the lead in the playoff. The mind tricks weren't working, but she wasn't going to stop trying. Read More

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Where to Watch as Warriors and Cavs Resume Rivalry

Where to Watch as Warriors and Cavs Resume Rivalry

The Golden State Warriors stand on the threshold of joining the greatest National Basketball Association franchise dynasties in history. "I can't think of a bigger gap from a team perspective". In the Golden State-Cleveland matchups in 2015 and 2016, the Warriors were minus-220. The Warriors and Cavaliers are the first teams in any of the four major North American sports leagues to meet in four consecutive championship games or series. Read More

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New mum Serena back in the Grand Slam groove in Paris

New mum Serena back in the Grand Slam groove in Paris

The following day, Williams - who has a history of blood clots - had shortness of breath and believed she was having a pulmonary embolism, where clots form in the lungs. "It's exciting. I think the catsuit is-you can't beat a catsuit, right?", she said during a post-match interview with The Tennis Channel. It was Williams who broke first for a 3-2 lead, only for Pliskova to return the favour and leave her illustrious opponent visibly frustrated. Read More

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LeBron James: No ceiling for my prime playing years

LeBron James: No ceiling for my prime playing years

But he knows the Warriors will continue to be the league's benchmark and they'll have to figure out a way to beat them if they hope to win a championship. Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said James appeared exhausted in Game 5, and then Cleveland big man Larry Nance Jr . fell into James' right leg in Game 6. The Spurs won that series in five games. Read More

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Red Sox 2B to return Friday

Red Sox 2B to return Friday

Boston made the move Friday to clear a roster spot for All-Star shortstop Dustin Pedroia , who was activated from the disabled list and was set to make his season debut against Atlanta after recovering from knee surgery. Ramirez signed a four-year, $88 million contract with the Red Sox in 2014. He already had 195 this season, leaving him 302 shy of triggering that provision. Read More

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Bulldogs selected to host baseball regional

Bulldogs selected to host baseball regional

Relieving Miller, junior Bryan Hoeing would also struggle with his command a bit, as a wild pitch and single would bring home an additional two runs. Florida State forward Phil Cofer, an instrumental contributor to the Seminoles' Elite Eight run last season, was granted a fifth year of eligibility by the NCAA, the school announced on Friday. Read More

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'Miraculous' Bravo catch helps Chennai into IPL final

'Miraculous' Bravo catch helps Chennai into IPL final

Sometimes, it is down to luck. Shardul Thakur came in for tap - he conceded 17 runs in the 18thover & 20 runs in the 20th over - and finished figures of 4-0-50-1. MS Dhoni had only praise for Chennai team-mate Faf du Plessis after the South African batted the Super Kings into the IPL final. "To be fair, the way I look at it, that's not where we want to correct ourselves". Read More

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Warriors Blow Up Rockets to Take Series Lead

Warriors Blow Up Rockets to Take Series Lead

The rousing effect of the third quarter spilled over to the fourth, when the Warriors erased all hope of a Houston comeback. Golden State has won an National Basketball Association record-tying 15 straight postseason home games, matching the Chicago Bulls' mark from April 27, 1990-May 21, 1991. Read More

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Wenger: European Super League is

Wenger: European Super League is "inevitable"

The Gunners won the game 1-0. Not really, I'm sad. "If you want to make it more attractive you have to go down to 16 (teams)", Wenger suggested. Wenger says his successor can not be afraid to bring fresh ideas to Arsenal , who have missed out on Champions League qualification in each of the past two seasons. Read More

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Here's a preview and picks for UFC 224 in Rio de Janeiro

Here's a preview and picks for UFC 224 in Rio de Janeiro

Gastelum has the striking power and wrestling ability to win this fight. All but one of the 10 writers side with the champion. There has been a great deal of speculation about her work ethic considering she is already famous and successful in the jiu-jitsu world and has expressed a desire to make a big splash and retire young now that she is in MMA full-time. Read More

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Twitter reacts to Mets batting out of order

Twitter reacts to Mets batting out of order

Cabrera kept his double and Bruce was ruled out as 2-unassisted. Crew chief Jerry Meals had never been involved with a batting-out-of-turn in the majors. Even the Reds' Twitter account poked fun at the Mets. They're now sitting in fourth place in the NL East. The Mets dropped two of three games in Cincinnati while scoring only ten runs in the series and only three runs in the final two games. Read More

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