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Durant, Curry spark Warriors win, record win streak at 14

LeBron James had an incredible game, going for 29 points, 14 assists, and 11 rebounds on 12-18 shooting, but ultimately the game was decided by the lack of help he received from his complementary players, or rather their inability to match the Warriors' production from LeBron on down.

Kohli in awe of Yuvraj's performance against Pakistan

This allowed the opening pair of Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan to build a solid platform without taking any risks. The other thing that Pakistan need to do something about is fielding. "When you are chasing close to 300 in 41 overs and you get off to a start scoring 4 an over it shows serious lack of intent", Graeme Swann suggested.

Modric: This Madrid side can win more UCLs

Local media cited older Juventus fans present as saying the panic had evoked painful memories of the 1985 Heysel disaster, in which 39 mostly Italian fans died when fans were crushed by a collapsing wall before the start of that year's European Cup final, against Liverpool .

1000-plus fans injured watching soccer game in Turin

Next year it's going to be even more hard. "But I'm extremely happy and I'm very grateful to the club for giving me the opportunity to coach these fantastic players". The game completely changed in favour of Los Blancos in the second half as they gained dominance to finish the game with a margin of 4-1. Zidane echoed this by saying "the key is that everyone is important" and said he felt privileged to be part of the most successful club on the continent - with seemingly no plans to leave ...

Warriors beats Cavaliers 132-113 in Game 2

Perhaps if the Cavs take Game 3 in Cleveland, he'll be more willing to stick around. "The intention is to coach tonight and the rest of the series", said Kerr, who last coached in Game 2 of the Warriors' first-round playoff series against Portland on April 19.

Warriors cruise to Game 2 win

Curry went 10-for-10 at the free throw line and scored 15 points as Golden State took a 40-34 lead in the highest-scoring NBA Finals first quarter in 50 years and the second-highest ever. "We have to defend our home court and we are in the same position that we were in previous year", Love said. They're going to try to get more offensive rebounds .

Cherry Hill, New Jersey middle schooler in Scripps National Spelling Bee finals

Boerne's Alex Iyer, the spelling whiz who went deep past year in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, has made it into tonight's finals after making it through seven rounds this morning. Without a doubt, spellers master language better than many of us. Contestant Jaden Zhang, 10, of Richmond, Ontario in Canada misspelled the word "inopportune" in the third round, but said he was not sad because he knows he can come back next year.

Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with rout

Warriors 2017 NBA Finals on ABC7 Kerr said he decided Sunday morning that he is able to return to coaching for the first time since Game 2 of the first round of the playoffs against Portland. They ended up going down to the tune of 113-91, but the stat sheet told the real story of the 22-point loss. They have to do what they do much better than they've done it so far in these Finals.

David Beckham Shares Emotional Message At Manchester's One Love Concert

Grande hugged the students, some of whom were at her May 22 concert when a suicide bomber killed 22 people and wounded several others. "We had a different show planned and we had a rehearsal yesterday and we changed everything". One user tweeted: "What a lovely cutaway". Wearing a white sweatshirt with the words " One Love Manchester ", Ariana Grande opened the event with her hit single " One Last Time ".

Stephen Curry puts LeBron James on skates in Game 2

Golden State's Stephen Curry put on a ballhandling display in the third quarter of Game 2, twisting and turning LeBron James around before slipping by for a layup with just under nine minutes to play in the period. And you got to expect them to play, obviously, better at home. "It doesn't make a difference what jersey you wear". "Much more physical today than we were in Game 1".

Cavaliers fans 'sound off' about defeat in Game 2 of NBA Finals

The first two games have shown a stark difference in depth. Cleveland did try to capitalize on that, but it wasn't enough. Naturally, in a critical game, James played like the NBA's best player, finishing with a triple-double. Considering their benches scored roughly even, this was how the Warriors really broke it open. "I'm trying not to get wrapped up in that because this is a Finals game, and it's just about going out and trying to win", Kerr said.

Pakistan rubbishes Afghan allegations over Kabul blast

Basir Mujahid, a spokesman for city police, said the explosives were hidden in a sewage truck. Afghans pray during the funeral of a victim who died in Wednesday's massive bombing, in Kabul , Afghanistan , Thursday, June 1, 2017. So far no one has claimed responsibility for the attack. The bomb ripped through the central Wazir Akbar Khan area of Kabul , home to foreign diplomatic missions and government offices, damaging dozens of vehicles and surrounding buildings.

Recruiting: LSU signs 2017 point guard Tremont Waters

Waters, who finished his high school career at West Haven (Conn.) Notre Dame, is regarded as the No. 12 point guard in the 2017 class. However, Waters' skill set is substantial enough that he will eventually force his way into major minutes as next season progresses.

NBA Finals ratings highest since Jordan's last title in 1998

James tied Magic Johnson for most National Basketball Association finals triple-doubles with eight, and this marked the first time in league history more than one player had a triple-double in the same finals game. Kerr explained why he was stepping away from the team during the Portland series. "Trust me, we know". "We're never anxious about him and his shooting and the spotlight that's on that", Curry said of Thompson.

Liverpool lead Man United in hunt for big-name striker

Griezmann has been linked with a move away from Atlético , who last week saw the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) reject their appeal against a suspension that means they will not be able to register any new players until January 2018.

Cam Newton to begin throwing next week, Rivera says

Newton has been at practice for all of the team's voluntary workouts, but has not yet thrown any passes since undergoing surgery to fix a partially torn rotator cuff on his right shoulder in late March. Newton will work directly with head trainer Ryan Vermillion while the rest of the team practices. Despite the uplifting news - Newton should begin throwing next week - he could remain limited at the start of July's camp.

Curry, Durant lead Warriors to blowout win in Game 2

Sunday night in Game 2 Thompson found his stroke and finished up with 22 points going a more Klay-like 4-for-7 from deep. Additionally, LeBron James made a point to stop by the Warriors sideline and wish Kerr well. "I've gotten a lot better, and I feel like I'm back to the baseline of where I was during the regular season when I coached every game". The Warriors may not have taken care of the basketball the way they did in Game 1 but they did continue to score at a rate most teams ...

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Midfielder Renato Sanches has also reportedly been told he is "allowed to leave" Bayern Munich . The diminutive 19-year-old failed to find the net in 25 competitive appearances for Bayern Munich and will be free to go for a transfer fee of around €35 million.

Warriors take 2-0 Finals lead

Well, that's sure comforting for the Cavs . Steph Curry and Kevin Durant upstaged LeBron James again in Sunday's 132-113 victory at Oracle Arena as the Warriors claimed a 2-0 series lead. It's what they do. "That's what Golden State does". The Cavs did not. The Warriors are two victories away from breaking that Lakers record en route to a ideal postseason.

Warriors dominate Cavs again

James was equally spectacular with his own triple-double of 29 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds , but yet again didn't get almost enough help to keep up with Golden State's depth despite Kevin Love's 27 points and 19 from Kyrie Irving.

Venus Williams exits French Open after Bacsinszky defeat

It's thanks to you that I fought for every point. "That wasn't easy for me either there, because there was lots of noise". "I don't think that they crossed the line", Mladenovic said. Mladenovic, who has been hampered by back problems, leads the tournament in terms of double faults, having served 40 of them since it started. PERFORMANCE OF THE DAY: Jelena Ostapenko became the first teenager to reach the women's quarter-finals at Roland Garros since Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in 2011 ...

Adam Silver Uses Celtics To Explain Why Cavaliers, Warriors Aren't Dynasties

Iguodala has shot the ball poorly in the postseason but the 2015 NBA Finals MVP will be on the floor plenty anyway because of his other contributions. Golden State has gotten off to a few slow starts in series openers. "I'm sure come tip-off tomorrow, when I'm looking at those guys in that uniform, it will feel even more that way, but right now just kind of taking everything in stride".

Ronaldo helps Real Madrid become 1st team to retain CL title

The source of the loud noise that triggered the stampede remained unclear, officials said. Ronaldo took to the stage at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu to celebrate Real Madrid's Champions League final triumph over Juventus with the Madridista faithful, giving a speech that of course included his trademark "SI!" shout.

How will Game 1 of the NBA Finals play out?

Golden State general manager Bob Myers has said he is open to Kerr returning when healthy, regardless of how deep the Warriors are in the Finals. Lue may share admiration of the Golden State coach , but come Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night, he will be attempting to defeat him and to win back-to-back NBA championships.

Stephen Curry just being his fun-loving self as Warriors rout Cavs

The Cavs made some adjustments, too. Cavaliers small forward James , 32, made 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists to draw level with Los Angeles Lakers legend Magic Johnson on eight post-season triple-doubles. "Do things - I don't want to say differently because you work so hard to get to this point - but make a couple of changes to see if we can be a lot better defensively and offensively".

Lydia Ko is still No. 1 in women's golf

Jutanugarn is playing the Manulife LPGA Classic in Canada this week and can become No. 1. "When running the projections, the tool used the date on which the projections were run, rather than the date when the rankings would be released", the statement said.

49ers sign pass rusher Dumervil

He's never posted consecutive seasons with double-digit sacks, but has reached that mark four times in his career. The San Francisco 49ers brought pass rusher Elvis Dumervil in for a workout over the weekend, and now they have reportedly signed him.

LeBron James speaks after Game 2 loss

Lue says he had texted with Kerr during the playoffs to send his best wishes while Kerr missed the previous 11 games following complications from back surgeries. At one point Curry in the competitive time of the game, Curry was shown on the sidelines with a towel over his head not even watching the game. So if you were wondering what the hot take was gonna be after James dropped a triple double? The Barbados born actress-singer bowed to Cleveland star LeBron James, dismissed hecklers among ...

Jack Nicklaus calls on golf to support Tiger Woods

Contrary to earlier reports, the CNN report says that Woods did submit to a breathalyzer test, and that it did not detect alcohol in his system. "Woods had changed his story of where he was going and where he was coming from", the affidavit said, adding that he "takes several prescriptions".

La Liga defender Theo Hernandez questioned over sexual assault

The report in the online newspaper " El Espanol " has been reproduced throughout the local media explaining that the 20-year-old Frenchman was interviewed after a young woman he had met in a disco accused him of attempting to assault her in his auto.

Afghan intelligence blames Haqqani network for Kabul bombing

Global outrage swelled over the massive blast, the deadliest single attack in Kabul since the Taliban were toppled from power in a 2001 US-led invasion. "I want to tell those regional countries and those who are harbouring and training terrorists for their political targets that the Afghan nation and the worldwide community is aware about their activities", Ghani said.

Steve Kerr returns to fix what isn't broken with the Warriors

LeBron James had a triple-double of his own (29 points, 14 assists, 11 rebounds), but it wasn't almost enough to overcome Golden State's elite offensive attack. Game 3 will be played June 7 in Cleveland. Curry and Kevin Durant tag-teamed the Warriors within two victories of another championship. Cleveland showed a lot more fight and heart, but when tested Golden State responded with knockout punches.

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.