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Kerr on Warriors White House Boycott: 'Those Reports Are False'

Several other members of the Warriors team have also spoken out about Trump's politics. "I think we can continue to do that". "I do know me and KD had a conversation along with Draymond and Klay and Andre past year before he even showed up that that was kind of the identity of who we are as a team that we understand how important it is, the guys that are here", Curry said . Read More »

Seahawks' Sherman denies he requested trade

He could have easily made a story about how a great team has a great competitive environment and a competitive locker room and an iron-sharpens-iron mentality from offense to defense. But he understood where it was coming from and so did my teammates. That's why my teammates still ride with me. No hard feelings, just thoughts of the long term and what is best for him and his family. Read More »

Mayweather to fight McGregor

Former multiple world champion Floyd Mayweather has agreed a deal for a boxing match against mixed martial artist Conor McGregor in Las Vegas on August 26. "The impossible deal is now happening", UFC chief Dana White said on ESPN. But when McGregor began to talk about boxing unbeaten Floyd Mayweather, that became a problem for Bob Bennett, the executive director of the Nevada Athletic Commission. Read More »

Trump Sets Obstruction Of Justice Terms: It's His Credibility Against Comey's

The true answer of whether Trump committed a crime will likely fall to Special Counsel Robert Mueller , something Comey pointed out during his testimony . Trump wrote earlier on Friday on Twitter that the former FBI head had vindicated him by telling the Senate Intelligence Committee that the president had not been personally under investigation in the Russian Federation probe. Read More »

Offseason moves Cleveland Cavaliers should make to win a 2018 National Basketball Association championship

Fans light fireworks on a street in downtown Oakland , Calif ., after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday June 12, 2017 . It also proved that Kevin Durant is not only among the best players in the league and a deserving champion , but also capable of reaching a plane of basketball enlightenment that elevates his game from very good to unstoppable. Read More »

See complete coverage of the Warriors' championship season

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And at the other end of the court, with literally nothing but pride at stake, J.R. Smith went and changed gambling outcomes across the country, draining a three with just 15 seconds left. "They're all right. They would all kill us", Kerr said to reporters Friday in advance of Game 4 of the NBA Finals. The game-changing spurt ended with a scuffle when Golden State's David West shoved Irving as he tried to grab the ball away. Read More »

State of Origin series 2017

From there, Queensland lost their debutant five-eighth Anthony Milford to a head knock, in what was a mixed debut for the rookie. "I don't think they're vulnerable". "You can see that he's a lot more grown up". Cooper Cronk will receive a rare honour tonight when he becomes just the 27th player to be awarded the Dick "Tosser" Turner Medal for making his 20th Origin appearance. Read More »

'Jeopardy!' Roasts Kevin Durant For Joining Warriors Hours Before NBA Finals Win

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Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry said Wednesday that if the team is invited to visit the White House after winning the National Basketball Association championship then he probably won't go. While the "King" was not able to collect his fourth ring, he still managed to become the first person to average a triple-double (33.6 points, 12 rebounds, and 10 assists) in the NBA Playoffs . Read More »

Morgan drops Bairstow hint ahead of Pakistan semi-final

We continue to learn, everything we did was calculated, but Pakistan had played on the wicket previously and that helped. But I should caution to add that it's not about Root alone, as we have seen in earlier matches of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Read More »

Warriors 129, Cavs 120: Player ratings

And they could thank Kevin Durant for that. (AP Photo/Josh Edelson). Fans light a LeBron James jersey on fire after the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in game 5 of the NBA Finals in Oakland , Calif., on Monday June 12, 2017. Read More »

Lakers impressed with Dennis Smith, hoping to work out Markelle Fultz

Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog.com reports Fultz is expected to visit with the Lakers this week. The Lakers are now sitting with the number two overall pick with no clear direction on who they would want to use that pick on. He is a prolific scorer and playmaker. Fultz was never on the Lakers' radar because it is believed that the Celtics would take with the number one overall pick. Read More »

The NBA Finals: The Rematch, Game 5

Golden State fought off a charge from defending champions the Cavaliers on Monday to earn their second National Basketball Association championship in three seasons with a 129-120 game-five victory. Does Cavaliers general manager David Griffin look to star free agents or trade deals? It makes the latest crown much different than the 2015 title, the first in 40 years for the club and in the careers of most of the players. Read More »

French Open 2017: Garbine Muguruza reaches fourth round

The French Open will have a new Queen. An epic fifth game went Muguruza's way when she converted her fifth break point. This was the second year in a row that Bacsinszky beat Williams in the fourth round in Paris . How right those folks were. For her part, Mladenovic saw no problem with the behaviour of the hometown fans and said there was just as much pressure on her to perform well. Read More »

LeBron James uninterested in Olympic 3-on-3, picks Dream Team anyway

It can be more hard to put a full team together for 5-on-5 in less-populated countries. "Understanding how things work, not only just in the game , but off the court, things that matter, just taking care of your body, understanding the magnitude of what the goal is at hand and what steps it takes in order to achieve that goal". Read More »

Stanley Cup champion Penguins greet raving fans

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With the National Hockey League playoffs complete and the Stanley Cup getting ready to parade down the streets of Pittsburgh , Vegas has released early betting odds for the 2017-2018 season. Penguins fans from all over the region made it downtown for the parade . In order to defend their Stanley Cup this season, the Pens had to play just three games short of the maximum amount of games a team can play in a season to accomplish their goal. Read More »

England may replace Roy with Bairstow for Champions Trophy semi

The ever cheerful Arthur, a veteran of several campaigns against England with his native South Africa, Australia and then a year ago Pakistan , was happy to have his say - welcoming Roy's absence on the basis he was due to bat well, and querying Bairstow's credentials as an worldwide opener. Read More »

Warburton laments Lions' indiscipline after loss to Highlanders

But back came the Highlanders , and a ideal driving maul sent Liam Coltman over. I thought Conor Murray and Owen Farrell were sublime in the game and I know it's hard to call it sublime when they're kicking a huge amount of ball but they were doing it with such unerring accuracy. Read More »

Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is awesome, says Kevin Durant

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For two-time National Basketball Association champion and two-time league MVP, that would come out to be a whopping $205 million over five years. "A lot of guys cried because they wanted it bad", he said. He had an average of 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 5.4 rebounds. " You have to tip your hat to Cleveland ", he added. The fifth game held in Oakland , giving the Warriors a home court advantage, ended with a 120-129 scoreboard and the Warriors closed 4-1 in the NBA Finals ... Read More »

How Warriors took back the crown, and how NBA rivals can compete

Stephen Curry added 34 points, 10 assists and six rebounds. Golden State winning this championship became a near foregone conclusion to many when the league salary cap spike allowed the 73-win squad to add Kevin Durant last summer. "A lot of guys cried because they wanted it bad", Lue reported of the postgame scene in the Cleveland locker room. In the end, the Cavaliers simply did not have enough top-class talent to topple the Warriors, even with four-time league Most Valuable ... Read More »

Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

The Golden State Warriors could finally put those jokes about them losing a 3-1 lead to rest. 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 »