NBA Finals, Game 5 - Cavs vs. Warriors

Irving does not fit the modern prototype for a point guard, neither a pick-and-roll maestro nor a passer who looks to create open three-pointers for others. The most inexcusable aspect of the debacle was that Cleveland's booming speakers clearly announced the technical foul was on Green . With a much-improved bench led by Iguodala, JaVale McGee , Shaun Livingston and West, that "Strength In Numbers" slogan that has become such a staple the past two seasons shined all season long, ...

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Three years ago, you were taken in the 38 round but made a decision to end up going to college at UCLA. Obviously the "franchise-changing" blue-chip prospects will be gone by then. "But I think he'd be better to go to college". It was awesome to have a basketball team that was that good. As a result teams never go more than 5% over their bonus pool and it works as a fairly hard cap.

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The game's over/under will be 231 points for the complete game. If none of the above are true, all Game Five means merely a dream deferred three days. "And that was just - it's a make-or-miss league at that point". That's bound to change. Singularly, he may not be a top-25 player based on his statistics, lack of true scoring ability, and offensive prowess.

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They'll spend the next 36 hours or so leading up to Game 5 being reminded of everything that happened a year ago, from the collapse in the Finals to the dominance of Irving and LeBron James in the final three games of that fateful series to the part Curry played in the season that saw his Warriors win a record 73 games and saw him win a second straight Most Valuable Player award - and the first-ever unanimous selection - end in crushing disappointment.

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Kyrie Irving led the way with 40 points, including 7 3-pointers. "It's a different year", Klay Thompson said after the Warriors practiced at their facility Sunday afternoon. The Cavs biggest lead in the first period was 17 points, but it felt like 20 to Kerr. When a team's back is against the wall, they're going to come out and give everything they've got.

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Matt Adams had three hits, including two homers, and four RBIs for the Braves, including a solo shot off Turner in the eighth that trimmed the Nationals' lead to 9-7. Nationals down, 6-5. That coaxed pitching coach Mike Maddux for a chat before Tyler Flowers , who was 0 for 4 with three strikeouts, stepped to the plate.

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CP's Cooler, an ice cream shop in Willowick, has been trolling the Golden State Warriors on signs outside its store since the start of the NBA Finals . "We like the fact that we can correct a lot of things going into Game 5 and just put a better foot forward, especially in that first quarter and not lose the game right there".

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So, absolutely not."Following the Cavs' 137-116 win in Game 4 Friday night, which extended the series, Green said "I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland" because they "don't seem to be the sharpest people around."He was responding to a question of whether or not he heard the public address announcer at Quicken Loans Arena say that a technical foul called in the first quarter was on him.This was the second straight Finals in which Green was at the center of controversy in Game 4".

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Now ranked 47th in the world, Ostapenko was able to get by the 11th-seeded Caroline Wozniacki in the quarterfinals, the 23rd-seeded Samantha Stosur , the unseeded Lesia Tsurenko, world number 40 Ekaterina Makarova and American Louisa Chirico in the opening round to reach the finals.

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Wanda and Sonya Curry , Stephen Curry's mom, had a bit of a moment while Wanda shouted, "They tried to give it to them, but they wouldn't take it!" The Warriors will look to lock up the National Basketball Association title in Game 4 on Friday.

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There was, though, tears of disappointment over on Philippe-Chatrier, where Mladenovic's hopes of becoming a first French champion since Mary Pierce in 2000 vanished in defeat to Swiss number 30 seed Timea Bacsinszky 6-4 6-4. - Local favourite Kristina Mladenovic saved a break point after play resumed following a rain delay and then broke Timea Bacsinszky to lead 3-1 before dropping her serve twice to trail 4-3 in the second set after Bacsinszky won the first 6-4.

Tristan Thompson, JR Smith and David West get technicals on one play

With just over three minutes to go in the second quarter and the Warriors in the midst of a mammoth run to take control of a potential closeout Game 5, Kyrie Irving drove along the baseline and lofted up a floater. After the testy incident, both players were slapped with a technical foul each, while J.R Smith also received one for his involvement. At this point, West and Thompson started getting into a more heated argument, which is where the shoving occurred.

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The Warriors won 129. One of the main problems the Cleveland Cavaliers have had during the first four games of the NBA Finals is the struggle in attempting to defend Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant . Kyrie Irving followed up his 40-point gem in Friday's Game 4 with 26 points but shot 9 for 22. "It's just a great group of guys, great community, great arena, great fans", Durant said.

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He scored in Game 1 against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round, before adding a goal in Game 1 against the Washington Capitals. The Predators were a ideal 3-0 on the road in Game 1 during the playoffs. If the Predators were in awe of the moment, it didn't show. Sullivan used his coach's challenge, arguing Nashville forward Filip Forsberg was offside.

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Monk was confirmed as the new Boro boss last Friday on a three-year contract , after chairman Steve Gibson held formal interviews with both him and former Leicester boss Nigel Pearson. "If a big club in the Premier League knocks it might be a different story, the club is so realistic also, but as it stands now Jaap wants to finish his job at Reading ", he said.

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Sri Lanka responded well and had South Africa shaking at times, but they could only muster 203 for nine as their challenge faded, with quick-fire wickets early on halting momentum. The injury-prone Mathews will undergo a fitness test before the start of the match , and the feeling is he is extremely unlikely to play, with Upul Tharanga then expected to stand in as captain, and even if he does make it, it will be as a pure batsman .

NBA Finals 2017 Game 5

The Warriors were terrible defensive and to the Cavs credit, they kicked their tails. "They didn't do it by luck". "They're coming right after us so we have to go after them". Draymond Green's mother, Mary Babers-Green, opened up to ABC7's Mike Shumann about how the Golden State Warriors star is handling the pressure, and what fans need to do to help the team out.

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The NBA Finals is one of the premier sporting events in the world. To hear them tell it, they're eyes have been appropriately widened. And they could thank Kevin Durant for that. He will need to be back to that kind of player again in Game Five, even if the Cavs continue to double-team him to ensure he does not find any rhythm.

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I think the crowd today was a little bit tough for me. "I understand (but) I just think that they should be a little bit more respectful". Venus Williams wasn't in the most talkative of moods Sunday after a three-set loss at the French Open .

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Golden State is playing with house money, and every advantage is in their favor. The Cavaliers outscored Golden State 72-33 from beyond the arc. Don't look at the final box score - that's what I call the "evened-up version" after allowing one team to set the tone it needed to set.

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The news breaks via ESPN's Adam Schefter who just a few hours ago confirmed that the Ravens are still interested in acquiring Decker even despite their signing of Jeremy Maclin . After playing in 30 games his first two seasons with the Jets, Decker missed all but three past year. He is supposed to be ready for training camp, but I think that a healthy Decker is still an upgrade over a healthy Sharpe.

Here's What Happened With Draymond Green's Technical Situation

But here's what happened. They explained that they didn't clearly verbalize who the first technical was on with the scorer's table and public address announcer. "They don't seem to be the sharpest people around". At that time, we did not do a very good job of listening to the P.A announcer, and we did not hear him announce it.

MLB Draft results: Yankees pick promising, injured pitcher Clarke Schmidt

CBS2's Otis Livingston reports Schmidt - ranked by as the 35th best overall prospect in the draft - had a fastball that reached the mid to upper 90's before undergoing Tommy John surgery in late April. Also in the Yankees organization - former USC pitchers Tyler Webb in Triple-A with Scranton/Wilkes-Barr and Taylor Widener in high-A with Tampa. This season Cooper had a 2.32 ERA in 89 innings with 110 strikeouts.