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Warriors rout Cavaliers to take 2-0 lead in NBA Finals

Kevin Durant has been the best player on the court through two games of the NBA Finals. At halftime, the coach asked Stephen Curry to stop worrying about his turnovers and play with joy and passion. You have a lot of rounds, and tomorrow is Round 2. Kevin Love had 27 points and Kyrie Irving 19. "And we forced them to 20 turnovers", James said, starting out sounding hopeful before the downer entered his voice.

CT 2017: India thrash Pakistan in rain-interrupted tie

They eventually returned with a revised target of 289 in 41 overs but barring a half-century from opener Azhar Ali, Pakistan struggled throughout their chase in Birmingham . That took pressure off me. "Both of them starting well was the main factor for us last time (2013 Champions Trophy) as well". And Hardik, 18 off five balls, was outstanding.

Warriors beat Cavaliers to take 2-0 NBA Finals series lead

Curry was upset by his eight turnovers as Cleveland vowed to put more pressure on the ball and keep Durant from driving and dunking untouched as he did so many times in Game 1. "Well, it's been a great run but none of that matters unless we can finish the job with this series", Kerr said. More help from his teammates would go a long way too.

Why LeBron skipped Game 2 press conference

We get a chance to go home now to our home crowd, where we play well also. "And we're a full group when he's out here, so that means a lot". Coach Steve Kerr returned from an 11-game absence due to a health issue and inspired a 14th straight win for the Warriors, his franchise setting a new National Basketball Association record for consecutive playoff victories.

Warriors Coach Steve Kerr Opens Up On Future; Leads Team Past Cavs

Stephen Curry was a point behind and completed a triple-double. He has attended team meetings but watched all but three playoff games from the locker room as his team swatted aside Portland, Utah and San Antonio. When defenses tighten and you need one guy to go get you one bucket, Irving is among the best players in the National Basketball Association. "We forced them to 20 turnovers and they still beat us pretty good, so we have to be much better".

Andy Murray wins for 650th time in career, reaches French quarters

The 30-year-old added: "After each match, when you speak with your - for me, anyway, when I speak with my team, the standards we set are pretty high, because you want to be playing well enough and doing the right things that are going to give you the best chance to win the tournament".

Celtics to meet with Markelle Fultz

Smith already has worked out for Orlando (No. 6), according to sources, and has tentative dates with the Lakers (No. 2) and Knicks. We're only a couple of weeks away from the 2017 NBA Draft . Spending just one year at Washington, Fultz appeared in 25 games as a member of the Huskies before ultimately electing to take his talents to the professional ranks.

Durant and Curry dominate for Game 2

Curry and Kevin Durant tag-teamed the Warriors within two victories of another championship. "We're just trying to just stay in the moment", Durant said in his post-game press conference, per Joe Garza of Yahoo! The Cleveland Cavaliers' starting shooting guard J.R.

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Warriors Put Game In Overdrive And Blowout Cavs

After watching the Warriors use a 13-2 run to help build a 102-88 lead by the end of the third quarter, the Cavaliers retained hope when they held Golden State to just one field goal in the first 2:08 of the fourth quarter. And the Warriors, who managed only 99.9 points per game against the Cavs a year ago, are scoring at a 122.5 clip so far. I'm talking about a year ago.

NBA Cavs plan ferocious body banging against Warriors

LeBron James and Kevin Durant will be banging bodies in Sunday's second game of the NBA Finals, with defending champion Cleveland vowing to get physical after dropping the opener to Golden State. "Steph made a great move, got by him and finished. He's been such a big piece of our success the last three years, obviously", James said. "We get a chance to go home now to our home crowd where we play well, also".

Upul Tharanga suspended for two matches after four-hour innings

Mathews, who has been out of global action since January this year, is likely to miss the encounter due to a calf injury. After the match between Australia and New Zealand was abandoned due to rain, South Africa started as clear favorites in their match against the "transitioning" Sri Lanka .

Based cleric risks losing Turkish citizenship

Gulen denies any involvement. Ankara warned US-based Muslim preacher Fethullah Gulen , blamed for last year's failed coup, and dozens of others would lose Turkish citizenship if they did not return home within three months. The two parliamentarians are Faysal Sariyildiz and Tugba Ozturk from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP). Last month, a high criminal court in the southern province of Adana applied to Turkey's Justice Ministry demanding the revocation of the Turkish ...

Smoak, Donaldson homer to rally Blue Jays over Yankees 3-2

The Blue Jays appear to have dodged a significant bullet as X-rays on Devon Travis' left hand came back negative after the second baseman was hit by a pitch Sunday. Didi Gregorius grounded to second to start a double play, however, and Chase Headley flied out to right. Severino hit Travis on the wrist with a 95 m.p.h.

Celtics' Brown questionable for Game 5

During the pre-game broadcast, TNT reported that LeBron James was suffering from a, "bug". The Cleveland Cavaliers are one victory away from joining the Golden State Warriors in a high-profile NBA Finals' rematch. "I was just pretty poor", James added. "You look back on it and it definitely helped us grow as a team and mature, so it's something that we needed ultimately".

Curry and Warriors club Cleveland, move halway to the National Basketball Association title

Golden State's Stephen Curry joked about singer Rihanna on Saturday after the famous Cleveland Cavaliers fan's courtside antics during the NBA Finals opener. "Heading to Cleveland we're gonna have to be a lot smarter". They're going to try to get more offensive rebounds . "And we're going to need to play better to win on the road".

Steven Gerrard tips Celtic for Champions League group stage

But Ajer says he wants to make an impact in Rodgers' Invincibles for next season after joining the champions a year ago. Borini was a peripheral figure for most of the campaign last season under David Moyes, as Sunderland succumbed to relegation from the Premier League and now find themselves with somewhat of a rebuilding job on their hands to get out of the Championship.

Happ's 2 HRs, Jay's RBI single lead Cubs over Cardinals 7

With Michael Wacha set to face Kyle Hendricks in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 8.5 runs. Gyorko (paternity list) is back in the lineup Sunday, batting cleanup and playing third base for the Cardinals' series finale against the Cubs .

The Truth? Paul Pierce Is Wrong About LeBron Vs. Durant

Now, the NBA's traveling circus goes to OH, where the Cavs will try to find a way to stop the unbeaten, untested and untried Warriors . Golden State improved to 14-0 this postseason and is trying to become the first group to go unbeaten all the way to a title.

LeBron James Gets Snippy With Reporter Over Dumb NBA Finals Question

It's the second consecutive year Golden State won the first two games of the Finals. Rather than reach back to last year's championship comeback for a confidence boost, James' focus is on figuring out what Cleveland must do to change its fortunes against a Warriors team that is fresher and far more unsafe this year, thanks to the addition of Kevin Durant .

Benintendi hits pair of homers as Sox beat Orioles 7-3

Boston Red Sox's Mookie Betts connects for a single against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning of a baseball game, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Baltimore . The Orioles seem to be getting back on track after a rough stretch. Then after Tillman loaded the bases in the sixth, the Red Sox scored two when catcher Francisco Pena committed an error on a throw to third with two outs.

Andy Murray reaches French Open quarter-finals

In doing so, he clocked up a 650th Tour-level victory. The Japanese won 73 percent of net points, and he managed to overcome 46 unforced errors to cruise into the quarter-finals. "Pretty much everyone he's worked with, he's helped them a lot". "It was a bad tragedy in London and also in Manchester only a few weeks ago", he said.

Historic Dover win for Johnson

Kyle Larson led the field ahead of Johnson, who had a stronger restart and took over the lead on the final lap. As soon as the race returned to green, Johnson took the lead. The result was Truex's fifth top-five and ninth top-10 finish of the season. He won both the first and second 120-lap stages and increased his series-leading playoff point total to 18.

French Open 2017: Nadal, Djokovic storm into quarter-final

But then the Spaniard drifted a couple of balls long and the 12-time major victor had the first set. "Goran and I will not be working together anymore", Berdych said. Third seed and 2014 runner-up Simona Halep charged into the French Open last eight on Monday with a 6-1, 6-1 win over Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro .

NBA Finals 2017: Warriors surge to 2-0 lead

While James has delivered - he had a triple-double Sunday night in Game 2 - it hasn't been almost enough against the superstar-laden Golden State Warriors. "Much more physical today than we were in Game 1". In Game 1, the Warriors had four turnovers-they had 20 in Game 2. The big nights from the former MVPs made coach Steve Kerr a victor in his return to the bench after a more than six-week absence following complications from back surgery.

Golden State routs Cleveland again, leads 2-0 in NBA Finals

He made six of his nine shots when guarded by LeBron James , who otherwise imposed his will on this game. Through two games of the 2017 Finals, the occasionally volatile Green has kept his composure so f. It was Golden State's 14th consecutive win in the playoffs, besting the longest postseason win streak in league history. Kevin Durant won't let his Golden State Warriors teammate Draymond Green forget the night he scored 54 points on the Warriors .

LeBron James scores 28, grabs 15 boards in Cavaliers' Game 1 loss

James bought the house in 2015, not long after his production company signed a $15 million developmental deal with Warner Bros., an agreement that has him spending more time in Southern California. The next day, James sat on the same podium in the bowels of Oracle Arena and grew emotional as he said "It's gratifying to know that that guy, one man, would sacrifice so much of his individual life knowing that it would better the next generation of men and women after him".

Alize Cornet v Caroline Garcia - player profiles

Uruguayan Cuevas, whose six career titles have all come on clay, was no match for world No 37 Verdasco and his baseline power play. "I expected a very tough match. In the women's event, France have three women in the last 16 for the first time in 23 years. PARIS (AP) - Alize Cornet and Caroline Garcia won their matches on Saturday to put three French women into the fourth round of the French Open for the first time since 1994.

'Happy' Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid

We are strong at the moment. "It was a great chance for us and we had earned and deserved to have it", he said. Gareth Bale wants to make more history at Real Madrid after pledging his future to the Spanish giants. "We just had to go for it.it's always cagey in a final but we're happy with the win". Juve suddenly looked like an ageing boxer who had taken one punch too many and were ready to be counted out.

Warriors take down Cavaliers in style in Game 2 of National Basketball Association final

Asked if Rihanna's music was banned from the pre-game locker room musical offerings played by the Warriors, Curry said, "I don't think it was on there to begin with". He's been counted out most of his basketball career, and has become one of the greatest defenders we've seen. "That's why he prepared the staff the way he did in his absence, and he came back and we just wanted to keep the ball rolling".

Champions Trophy: Australia and New Zealand draw after play abandoned

We still had a lot of work to do and theyve got a quality bowling attack as well. "Woakes is a massive player for them, he's played extremely well for them over the past few seasons, but I'm sure they have the depth to replace him", he said.

Big Triple G-Alvarez title fight to be in Las Vegas

The date for Alvarez-Golovkin was established last month, when the fight officially was announced. "So people can go out there to Vegas, have a great time and watch a great fight". "Obviously, my good friend Jerry Jones wanted this fight". "Ultimately it's the entertainment factor", he said. You want to stage the pre-fight parties, the weigh-in.

Seahawks Reportedly Didn't Sign Colin Kaepernick as 'Strategic Decision'

Seattle announced it added Austin Davis to the fold to compete with Trevone Boykin as Russell Wilson's backup. Seattle's interest in pursuing a veteran took on more urgency following the National Football League draft when the Seahawks did not take a quarterback and then did not find an undrafted free agent they felt could compete, immediately waiving Skyler Howard of West Virginia following the team's rookie mini-camp.

Trump accuses Khan of 'pathetic excuse'

Trump took the statement out of context , and claimed that Khan had said people should not be alarmed by terrorism. "No reason to be alarmed!'" In a May 2016 interview with Piers Morgan on ITV, Trump responded to Khan's comments with ire, calling the new London mayor "ignorant".

Adoring Madrid fans demand Ballon d'Or for hero Ronaldo

I'd promised that, if we won the Champions League and I scored a goal, I'd do it. With the crowd in a frenzy, four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo - who finished the season with 42 goals in all competitions and as the Champions League's top scorer - ended up singing, "Cristiano, Ballon d'Or" and the fans joined in.