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Kevin Hart Congratulates/Trolls Durant: "Ya Mom Still Spanks You"

The reigning two-time MVP reiterated Wednesday that he stands by his previous comments in response to the hypothetical question about whether he would visit the Trump White House if the Warriors were to win a championship. "We haven't played great thus far, but there's no pressure on us", said Cleveland's reserve forward Richard Jefferson before the fifth game. "I agree with that description", Curry told The San Jose Mercury News . Read More »

Justin Thomas finishes tied for fourth in Memorial Tournament

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After breaking the 36-hole scoring record, Dufner struggled with a five-over 77 in his third round. Dufner led by two shots through his 71st hole. That's why the Masters is my favorite tournament, because everybody that's played golf at a high level has played that golf course, right? Some days I'm better with it than others. Read More »

Champions Trophy: India need 265 runs to reach finals

By the time Kohli came in, however, India were well on their way to chasing down a modest victory target of 265 thanks to a brisk opening partnership of 87 between Sharma and left-hander Shikhar Dhawan , who made 46. India win the toss and elect to bowl first. One obvious danger man for Pakistan is Fakhar Zaman. But new batsman Sabbir Rahman cover-drove his first ball, from Jasprit Bumrah , for four . Read More »

Tottenham boss Pochettino eager to start new season

It then gets more hard for Antonio Conte and his team, which takes on Tottenham in the second round before games against Leicester away and Manchester City , Arsenal and Everton at home as part of their first seven games. 1. Brighton host Manchester City while the other Premier League newcomers, Huddersfield, open at Crystal Palace . West Ham's game will have to be moved as the athletics event takes place between August 5 and 13, so the stadium will not be back in "football mode" ... Read More »

Ex-cricketer Aamir Sohail accuses Pakistan of 'fixing' matches

A game into the tournament and the post-mortem was already being planned. Anything is possible in sports and that's exactly what happened when Pakistan face-off against tournament favourite England . After a comfortable win against rivals Pakistan in their opening match, they suffered a shock defeat against Sri Lanka . In response, India overhauled the target in 18.3 overs thanks to quick fifties by Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma. Read More »

Anonymous GM Says Celtics Will Draft Josh Jackson With No. 1 Pick

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Jackson would be an option for the Sixers at No. 3 - if he falls, of course. And the wild card in all this is Kansas small forward Josh Jackson who chose to pull out of a scheduled workout with the Celtics after he was reportedly given a promise - the Lakers and the Philadelphia 76ers who have the number 3 pick, have been the teams most associated with being the team to make a promise to Jackson. Read More »

Chelsea table €60 million bid for Serie A defender

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Koulibaly's agent is clearly suggesting his client could be on the move this summer and is fluttering his eye-lashes in Chelsea's direction so I think this is one potential transfer that's worth keeping an eye on. "The transfer market is long as it will be open until August 31", he said. Having established himself as a key part of Napoli's success in recent years, his powerful presence, positioning, aerial ability and pace all make him stand out and it's no surprise at all that Conte ... Read More »

India to play Pakistan in Champions Trophy final

Those two guys really dent the opposition mentally and you can come in and play your shots. Credit to Bangladesh , they won a really important game (against New Zealand) they needed to win. "What we are going to try to do is repeat the similar sort of cricket that we have played so far, knowing the strengths and weaknesses they have". Meanwhile Sharma hit a six to bring up his 11th ODI hundred and first of the 2017 Champions Trophy. Read More »

Heat to make push for Gordon Hayward

Make no mistake about it, the Celtics are bound and determined to make some big moves this offseason, but hopefully they'll end up involving Blake Griffin or some other big time star rather than the face of Utah's franchise, Gordon Hayward . Read More »

'One of those days' as McIlroy finds trouble in Erin Hills rough

Open held by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf, who each shot 7-under 63 at Baltusrol in 1980. They were three shots clear of anyone else. And it doesn't stop there. “Definitely not U.S. Open-like, ” Marc Leishman said. Johnson only arrived at Erin Hills on Tuesday afternoon after fiancee Paulina Gretzky gave birth to the couple's second son - named River Jones Johnson - on Monday, but the world number one is targeting the first successful title defence since Curtis Strange in 1989. Read More »

Casey comfortable at Erin Hills

Dramatic scenes at Erin Hills as a promotional blimps crashes near the course during the first round of the US Open . "Like I said, two triples, I don't know". By the end of the round, once you get through six or seven of those misses and the hole starts to look smaller and smaller ... and then it looked like I was putting at half a cup. Read More »

Fowler in control at Erin Hills in quest for first major

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Johnson could only manage a three-over 75, Spieth finished with a 73, while McIlroy and Day had awful outings with rounds of 78 and 79 respectively. But as the sun rose over Erin Hills, and the forecast was for no rain, Mickelson withdrew. Justin Maynard, a sales manager for Florida-based AirSign, said the company's operations team on the ground in Erin, Wisconsin, reported on the pilot's status. Read More »

Champions Trophy: Australia will be ready for England showdown, says Steve Smith

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Instead, it was Imrul Kayes (six) that was next to fall, slapping Pat Cummins' wide delivery into the hands of Aaron Finch at point before the potentially destructive Mushfiqur Rahim was pinned lbw by Moises Henriques on nine. "Of course I didn't want to go off". Skipper Steve Smith was, however, none-too-pleased about the haste shown by The Oval ground staff at the time of the rain delay. Read More »

England's Woakes injured out of rest of Champions Trophy

The 28-year-old feared his involvement in England s latest bid to win a maiden major ODI trophy was over even before his bowling stint in south London was at an end. That was why I didn t come back out. They adapted to the longer boundary pretty well, and to wicket - it was a really good wicket to bat on. Maxwell has pinpointed Bangladesh's bowling attack as the weak link. Read More »

Cubans say crestfallen that Trump rolling back detente

Worldwide human rights groups say , however, that reinstating a US policy of isolating the island could make the situation worse by empowering Cuban hardliners. Regulations allowing USA commercial flights and cruise ship to travel to Cuba will not be affected, the officials said. When Obama lifted the ban on Americans bringing Cuba's fabled cigars and rum home from travel overseas for personal use, many took the opportunity to light one up and sip a glass of añejo. Read More »

Scotland denied win over England in insane finish at Hampden

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His telling contribution was left until deep in stoppage time , when a lack of Scottish concentration allowed him space just six yards out to fire into the net. Their strength and power was hard to deal with, and we did it. "We just tried to take as much as we could from what they told us into our game and I think we stood up and were counted. Read More »

Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

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Check out the score of Rickie Fowler , who matched the U.S. Open scoring record to par for the opening round with a 7-under 65. Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf each shot 7-under 63s at Baltusrol in 1980. You can not play this golf course if you're not in position off the tee, and I wasn't in position. 1 player in the world who shot a 3-over 75 and will head to today just hoping to fight back and make the cut. Read More »

Curry and Durant look to build National Basketball Association dynasty

Golden State used a 28-4 second-quarter run to take charge - just after it appeared Durant should have been called for a third foul on a basket by James - and got to celebrate right at home in Oakland surrounded by a deafening home crowd waving yellow rally towels and holding up phones to shoot video and photos as the final minute of the clock ticked away. Read More »

Chuck Schumer Mocks Trump For 'Weirdest Cabinet Meeting Ever'

Presidential cabinet meetings are, as a rule, dull. After a tough week and a tougher 4 months in office, #Donald Trump needed some love, reassurances, a pat on the back; call it what you will, he needed something and something he got. U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer apologized for the delay in his confirmation to the post . "Nobody has better hair than you", Michelle says. Read More »

Fowler leads US Open as Day struggles

While the lowest opening round score at US Open is 63, Fowler's seven-under round saw him equal the record for the lowest score to par in the first round of a US Open set by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf in 1980. "But as soon as you get out of position on this golf course, you're really struggling and suffering for par". "You don't often see that in a U.S. Open", Hadwin said. Read More »

Kristina Mladenovic survives 'epic' encounter with Shelby Rogers

If head-to-head records are anything to go by, Mladenovic has a slight edge, having won their only encounter, in Marrakech in 2015, but she needed two tiebreaks to come out on top. Next up for the Swiss is a meeting with Mladenovic. The two have only met once before, with Muguruza prevailing 6-2, 7-6 in Beijing past year, though with the Spaniard not having a great build up into the tournament and Putintseva's evident strong belief in herself, this could be a tight encounter with a slight ... Read More »

Rafael Nadal wins record 10th French Open title

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The Spaniard won the title for the loss of just 35 games throughout the competition. The record for the least number of games lost in lifting a Grand Slam is held by Borg , who lost just 32 games at the 1978 French Open . Nadal continued to hold serve easily and then, getting his groundstrokes right and playing with plenty of depth, broke on Wawrinka's very next service game to take the lead 4-2. Read More »

Juve to cash in on midfielder

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In turn, they're being linked with a move for Cuadrado, although as reported by The Sun , Juve want £30m for the Colombian worldwide while Tottenham are also keen on the former Chelsea ace. As well as meeting Juve's valuation, Arsenal face competition with rivals Tottenham for his signature. The Colombia worldwide scored two goals and made six assists in 30 Serie A games for Juventus last season, and was sent off during the Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid earlier this month. Read More »

India & Pakistan set for final

Jadeja removed Shakib Al Hasan for 15, before Mushfiqur dragged a full toss from Jadhav to Kohli at midwicket and was out for 61. "Their belief showed on the field", Kohli told the media here in the post-match press briefing. Virat also created history yesterday by racing past 8,000 runs in fewer innings, the record which was held by AB Devilliers. Bangladesh , batting first, through a 123-run stand between Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim built a sizeable 264-run total. Read More »