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Parade for Warriors on Thursday. Will NBA champs visit White House?

The Warriors , who beat Cleveland in the 2015 Finals only to lose to them a year ago after squandering a 3-1 series lead, went a record-setting 15-1 in the playoffs, their only loss coming in game four of the best-of-seven championship. "I left everything on the floor every game", James said after averaging a triple-double in his eighth Finals. James, who in 2012 with Miami beat the Thunder in Durant's only other Finals, wound up with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists. Read More »

Messi-less Argentina smash six past Singapore


All eyes, though, will be on promising youngster Irfan Fandi, a player who honed his skills during his developmental years in Chile , and is being rated very highly in Asia. Angel Correa will be the focal point of the Los Albiceleste's attack, with Mauro Icardi sidelined with injury. In the 60th minute, the diminutive Gomez (ARG #26) marked his first cap for Argentina with a piledriver from the edge of the box to make it 3-0. Read More »

Riley Curry, Once Again, Steals Spotlight From Celebrating Warriors (PICS + VIDS)

Steph Curry celebrated winning the National Basketball Association championship for the second time in three years in some style. Curry and his wife, Ayesha, then took a family photo with the girls on a night to remember. This season ended with Riley checking out her reflection in the shiny Larry O'Brien NBA Championship Trophy on Monday after Golden State won Game 5 at home. Read More »

Durant's decision validated by title and Finals MVP

After a night of celebrating the Golden State Warriors latest National Basketball Association title, fans snapped up victory shirts and hats Tuesday, while Oakland crews were busy hanging championship banners along the parade route. And then there is Kevin Durant . And with the team's core lineup all in their prime, it looks like they could remain at championship caliber for several more seasons. Read More »

Stephen Curry's 2nd NBA championship puts him in rare company

The Warriors won 129-120 t. Then he moved across the podium and hugged Stephen Curry before accepting his MVP trophy and hoisting it for everyone to see. "Guys like Steph Curry welcoming him and kind of let him shine, it worked out like it should". "That's the culture that we built and it's an awesome thing to see". Read More »

Tiger Woods Arrested for a DUI

Two breath tests showed Woods' blood alcohol content to be zero, according to the report , which added he performed several field sobriety tests incorrectly. The police report indicates that Woods has been on painkillers and anti-inflammatory medication. The troubled former golf star was described as " confused " and struggling to follow basic instructions when pulled over by police in Florida. Read More »

US Open golf site will be par for the course

Certainly, both were making positive noises with regard to their prospects of becoming the first player from Down Under since Geoff Ogilvy in 2006 to come out on top in what is universally regarded as the toughest of the four Grand Slam events. Read More »

Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

LeBron James lost his fifth NBA Finals , but it surely wasn't due to a lack of effort, as he became the first player ever to average a triple-double in the NBA Finals series. We are going to mention just a part of Durant's speech at the MVP Reception, which refers to his mother. "But tonight was a little different, just based on the things I've had to go through during this time ". Read More »

GSW win 2nd title in three seasons after victory over LeBron's Cavs

But early in the second quarter, this Warriors team that had lost just once since February 4 when its stars took part in the entire game rediscovered itself. Durant drove left, right and down the middle, knocked down 3-pointers, dished and dunked. The Warriors became the first Bay Area team to capture a championship at home since the A's finished the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 5 of the 1974 World Series. Read More »

LeBron has no plans of playing in 3-on-3 Olympic tournament


As far as teaming up with today's National Basketball Association players? "It was so much fun and it's so fast-paced". As LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers look to fight off elimination again in the NBA Finals Monday night, the star revealed his dream 3-on-3 team. Read More »

Andrew Luck unsure if he'll be ready for training camp


As he continues with his recovery, Luck is still unsure if he will be ready for the start of training camp in July. "I feel and see myself getting better every day, every week", Luck said. "Very high. Very, very high", he said. "I feel like I got another day in the journey done". "That's something you can sort of hang your hat on". "It's tangible, measurable progress". Read More »

Warriors top Cavaliers to win National Basketball Association championship

Speaking on ESPN and BT Sport, he added: "I've got the best job in the world, these guys are so gifted, so committed to each other and so unselfish". He was incredible throughout the entirety of the series, but his game-high 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists wasn't enough to send the series back to Cleveland for Game 6. Read More »

Golden State Warriors take NBA title

The Warriors won 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association champio. LeBron, meanwhile, put up one of the most impressive 5-game performances in NBA Finals history. The Warriors' statement comes less than 24 hours after Clemson visited the White House to honor a national championship win against Alabama in January, in which President Trump said the Tigers "won a championship game for the ages". Read More »

Mr. Met mascot gives fans middle finger


If the Mets (23-29) are to dig out of the hole they've created for themselves, they must show they can sustain momentum. This was his 16th game for the Brewers, and the leadoff man is hitting.410. "We got a double-play ball". The Brews batboy (who technically works for the Mets ), who was trying to retreat to the dugout, ran into him. He struck out six, walked five, and allowed seven runs, all earned. Read More »

Jason Dufner storms to victory on weather-hit final day at Memorial


Jason Dufner reacts after a birdie on the 12th hole during the final round of the Memorial golf tournament, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio . Fowler started the tournament with a triple bogey on his second hole and he was 3 over through four holes when he turned it around Thursday for a 70. Read More »

Harry Kane proud of scoring key goal for England while being captain

England remains top of the table with 14 points, but Slovakia won 2-1 in Lithuania to close within two points while Slovenia is just one point further back after a 2-0 win over Malta. Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin scored the only goal as Paul Simpson's side defeated Venezuela 1-0 in South Korea, earning England their first World Cup win since 1966. Read More »

India sweep aside insipid South Africa to reach Champions Trophy semi-finals

Talking about the imminent clash, India's ace with the ball, Jasprit Bumrah , however, quipped that they were not thinking about the clash at the moment. It was ugly. The innings never recovered, all five bowlers contributing to the wickets column in a consistent and disciplined display. When asked by a senior South African scribe as to why he still wants to be the captain, a sullen-faced De Villiers replied: "Because I am a good captain!" South African openers, however, provided the ... Read More »

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant


Golden State went 16-1 in this year's playoffs, good for the highest winning percentage (.941) in a single postseason, surpassing the Los Angeles Lakers from 2001 (15-1, .938). "I'm just proud to be part of something special and I just want to do it again". James, who in 2012 with Miami beat the Thunder in Durant's only other Finals, wound up with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists. Read More »

LeBron James Reveals His Dream 3-On-3 Teammates

I probably won't be a part of the three-on-three matchup that it has to offer". Well at least we know it's not LeBron James . LeBron James told reporters Sunday he's more of a "5-on-5" guy, but said the addition was great for basketball. Read More »

Champion Warriors might snub White House -- if invited


The reigning champion Golden State Warriors addressed speculation about whether they will make the traditional visit to the White House, saying they "will make those decisions when and if necessary". After hearing reports of a possible White House snub, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi tweeted , "The @warriors' leadership is inspiring". On Monday, the Trump hosted the 2016 NCAA football champion Clemson Tigers for a title celebration at the White House. Read More »

Mbappe: Madrid wanted me when I was 14


Supporters of those respective clubs were quick to talk up his value on social media after a star showing in a 3-2 victory over England , while his potential continues to amaze those tipping him to reach the very top. In addition to play a key role for Les Monegasques in their Ligue 1 title run, the youngster also impressed in the UEFA Champions League and was capped by the French national team for the first team. Read More »

Goffin retires from match at French Open

The Spaniard finally won with a forehand volley at the net, with Raonic near the back of the court. No. 4 Rafael Nadal def. "I finally got my third win in a row. American Josh Isner was knocked out by Russia's Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 7-6, 6-3, 6-7, 7-6. Williams hit 22 winners in the victory over Mertens and it was suggested to her that she didn't receive much of a challenge. Read More »

Nadal pulls out of Aegon Championships

Nadal's forehand has been one of the great tennis strokes for over a decade, but his backhand has grown in potency - he added 36 backhand winners to 90 forehands at Roland Garros this year. "For sure he's playing the best he's ever played". His game has also become more attacking over time. "I love grass, everybody knows". If I have pain in the knees, then I know from experience that it's nearly impossible. Read More »