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Five Things We Learned from the NBA Finals

The Warriors are building a new state-of-the-art arena in San Francisco and the Raiders signed a deal to move to Las Vegas. Whenever he is asked about his own accomplishments, he is always quick to offer a reminder just as he did with a new National Basketball Association champions hat on his head: "It's a team sport". Read More »

President Trump: shooter at congressional baseball practice is dead

Among the most riveting of eye-witness accounts Wednesday morning came from Arizona Senator Jeff Flake who was playing at Wednesday's GOP baseball practice when a shooter opened fire. Ryan reflected on a powerful photo he saw this morning, which showed Democratic colleagues gathered in prayer for their Republican colleagues. "I felt I was back in Iraq but without my weapon", he told Fox News . Read More »

Warriors in 6? NBA botches Finals pin: TMZ

But you don't concern me. Durant appeared to commit his third foul on the play, but the officials let it go and the game quickly turned. "We're going to do whatever it takes to keep Steph here and happy", Lacob said . "I'm pretty sure we'll be back and we'll be ready to battle again", he said, while sharing glowing remarks about James, who became the first ever player to average a triple-double in the finals (33.6 points, 12.0 rebounds and 10.0 assists). Read More »

Suspect in congressional baseball shooting now dead

A top House Republican , Steve Scalise of Louisiana , was shot by a rifle-wielding gunman Wednesday at a congressional baseball practice just outside of Washington . Ruben Kihuen, D-Nev., shared a photo of Democrats at their baseball practice praying for the Republicans. Congressman Rodney Davis told CNN he was up at bat at the time, and Scalise was in the field at second base. Read More »

Yerry Mina nets 2 as Colombia beat Cameroon 4-0 in friendly

The Indomitable Lions will now make their way to Moscow and prepare for their opening Confederations Cup Group B match against Copa America holders Chile at the Spartak Stadium on Sunday. Jose Izquierdo finished off the victory with a late goal. Rodriguez then set up Mina's first goal by sending over a corner kick for the Palmeiras defender to head home near the half-hour mark. Read More »

Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice


The Justice Department subsequently released decades-old memos from its Office of Legal Counsel that it said supported Sessions' position. To his boss? To his former Senate colleagues? Sessions also testified that he had never had any meetings with officials from Russian Federation or anywhere else about interference in the United States election. Read More »

Warriors deliver knockout punch to Cavs, win National Basketball Association championship

Would the Golden State Warriors team that won 73 games without him last season come back better than ever, perhaps avenging their Finals loss to the rival Cleveland Cavaliers? "I don't know. The Warriors lead the Cavaliers 3-1 and will try to win their second title in three years Monday. Durant shot 14 for 20 and Curry - the two-time reigning MVP who took a backseat as the new big star got acclimated - finished off a brilliant postseason. Read More »

Johnson hopes timing is right for another US Open title

In the example being outlined here, I speak not of rules bifurcation . Welcome to Erin Hills. But it is a spectacular and appropriate stage for our national open . Of course common sense would seem to indicate that if you have a horde of well-educated rules referees on every hole and some honest players, there really shouldn't be any need for a beer-swiling, chip-eating guy in Walla Walla to point out a problem. Read More »

Warriors fans celebrate National Basketball Association title with street party

He punctuated that season with his famed "Baby Hook" to win Game 4 of the NBA Finals in Boston, giving the Lakers a 3-1 lead before they finished off their rivals two games later. "We did it", Durant said . I put in work, I just had to trust in it. Warriors guard Stephen (STEH'-fehn) Curry shot just 2-for-9 from beyond the arc but finished with 34 points and a team-high 10 assists. Read More »

US Russia probe wants Comey recordings

In his public testimony, Mr Comey did not disclose any links between Trump advisers and alleged Russian attempts to meddle in the 2016 USA presidential election, an issue that has distracted from White House policy goals such as overhauling the United States healthcare system and cutting taxes. Read More »

LeBron James says he never played for a "super team". Really?

Even after coughing up a 3-1 lead in last year's championship round, the Warriors are already a dynasty thanks to the addition of Kevin Durant - a free agency coup that might not have happened if not for that Finals defeat. But he went on to laud the eventual champs, particularly for their offseason move in adding Finals MVP Kevin Durant . The Celtics, who acquired Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen in 2007, started the whole Super Team phenomenon. Read More »

Gatland mixes up Lions squad again


A Crusaders starting team featuring eight All Blacks will set out to defend their flawless 2017 record when they host the British and Irish Lions . The number of penalties hurt us, cost us momentum in the game, but there's lots of positives, ' Gatland told Sky Sports . We have got to take those as positives, and keep going and building, leading up to the Test matches. Read More »

Entravision Communications Corp (EVC) — Shares in Focus


The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated ( CAKE ) 52 week low value is at $46.93 and its current distance from 52 week low value is 12.04%. As per Wednesday, November 9, the company rating was upgraded by Telsey Advisory Group. Nomura Holdg Inc has 10,036 shares. Analysts await Global Ship Lease Inc (NYSE:GSL) to report earnings on July, 27. The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated ( CAKE ) have shown a high EPS growth of 11.40% in the last 5 years and has earnings rose of 22.70% yoy. Read More »

Morgan blames pitch as England crash out

Waqar Younis slammed a suggestion by England captain Eoin Morgan that a used pitch had been responsible for their downfall after Pakistan thrashed the tournament hosts by eight wickets in a dramatically one-sided Champions Trophy semi-final at Cardiff on Wednesday. Read More »

LeBron James 'Not Happy at All' for Kevin Durant

James couldn't do much more to help the Cavaliers , finishing Game 5 with 41 points, 13 rebounds and 8 assists , and averaging a triple-double in the series. ". As we go into the talks and this whole process, which is obviously new for me, I will approach it to get the most out of it I can as an individual, as a player, and something that I've been working for for a very long time". Read More »

Twitter is Roasting LeBron James For His Post-Game 'Super Team' Comment

For the third year in succession, the two teams met in the Finals, but after going 3-0 down this time around, Cleveland were only able to pull one game back before the Warriors secured the trophy in game five. Cleveland lost just one game in romping its way through the Eastern Conference and likely would have three straight rings if it weren't for the rising Warriors. Read More »

Warriors wrestle title from Cavs

Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry and the still-underrated Klay Thompson are simply impossible for any team , however talented, to handle, especially when added to the indomitable effort of Draymond Green and the aging but still risky Andre Iguodala . Read More »

Kevin Durant Did What He Came To Do

The two embraced in 2012 and Durant - the 2017 NBA Finals MVP in his first season with the Warriors - found James and congratulated him on a great series. "I'm not happy at all", said James, the first player in NBA Finals history to average a triple-double. A dominant 137-116 victory Friday, however, was not enough to discourage the 2015 champions , who had the best season in National Basketball Association history past year with 73 wins. Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017: Eng vs NZ - Star of the Match - Jos Buttler


It held off during England's victory against Bangladesh but brought frustration for New Zealand by falling when they looked well placed for victory against Australia . Buttler gave England's innings a late surge with a typically inventive 48-ball knock featuring two sixes and two fours. "So to go in to a game like that with no other attitude than winning is very important to us". Read More »

Man United reach agreement to sign Benfica defender Lindelof


The Red Devils have agreed personal terms with Lindelof and the 22-year-old will fly to Manchester this week to complete a medical. Defence is an area that United have been keen to strengthen, with Marcos Rojo suffering a major knee injury in April, while the futures of Chris Smalling and Phil Jones have been unclear with Mourinho criticising the duo and fellow injury-hit defender Luke Shaw during the previous campaign. Read More »

Stephen Curry's 2nd National Basketball Association championship puts him in rare company

Milwaukee clobbered teams by 12.2 points per game and increased that to an NBA-best 14.5 per game in the postseason. Tight whistle in Game 5 of the NBA Finals. Durant wants his first championship. When it is announced in the ad that he'd signed with Golden State, the critics begin calling him a traitor, and images of Oklahoma City fans holding cupcake signs are shown in the background. Read More »

Kevin Durant FaceTimes with James Corden


The only way the Warriors could've emerged without legitimate scrutiny was to play like the Goliath people expected. "It's a combination of talent and an unselfish nature". What made them great: With Cousy controlling a powerful offense and Russell patrolling the paint for the league's leading defense, the Celtics outscored teams by more than nine points per game while going 23-5 and 11-3 on neutral courts - yes, National Basketball Association teams played neutral-site games back then. Read More »