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Meanwhile, the average "get-in" price for the NBA Finals hosted in Cleveland hasn't changed much over the past three years: It's up slightly to $344 this year, compared to $339 in 2016 and $327 in 2015. "So first of all my concern is for my fans that we play as many players as we can, that we play to win". One, James is the best player alive and his entire motivation now seems to revolve around collecting more rings.
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    Mourinho was mocked after ordering his players to hold up three fingers to represent their wins in the Community Shield, the EFL Cup and the Europa League this season. "It's really hard and that's why on Tuesday we didn't want to have the press conference because we had to prepare ourselves to do our job and to forget events that are much more important than our job".
  • Nadal out to tame Durchman Haase at French Open

    Nadal out to tame Durchman Haase at French Open

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    Djokovic announced last weekend that he had persuaded eight-time grand slam champion Agassi to coach him at Roland Garros . Two of the four seeded USA women in the French Open have lost their first-round matches . Australian Nick Kyrgios shrugged off injury concerns and kept his emotions in check to outclass Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-3, 7-6, 6-3 on Tuesday and book his spot in the second round of the French Open .
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    But for all of the progress the Celtics made, there was a clear message received when they reached the Eastern Conference finals for the first time in five years. Golden State hasn't faced a single iota of resistance along the way. Celtics closed this season in a disappointing way, and at some point, they even started thinking about the title.
  • Another Warriors-Cavaliers Finals clash not bad for NBA

    Another Warriors-Cavaliers Finals clash not bad for NBA

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    Durant is looking to win his first NBA Finals . One thing that has been proven time and time again, never bet against LeBron James . There are so many elite players meeting up in the NBA Finals this year. Earlier this month, he overtook Jordan for the most points (5,995 points) scored in the National Basketball Association playoffs history, no mean feat.
  • Ranked Kerber loses 1st set at French Open

    Ranked Kerber loses 1st set at French Open

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    Her parents Jiri and Pavla and brothers Jiri and Libor were in the stands on Court Philippe Chatrier - the main court at Roland Garros . The 31st-seeded Vinci, who ended Serena Williams' hopes of a calendar year Grand Slam by beating her in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows in 2015, lost 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 to Olympic champion Monica Puig.
  • Defending champions Djokovic and Muguruza among French Open winners

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    The duo have been testing the relationship this week and Djokovic believes it will be a fruitful one moving forward. However Agassi is expected to leave Paris after the first week due to prior commitments. Djokovic improved to 56-11 lifetime at Roland Garros , and he moved within three wins of Jimmy Connors for second on the all-time Grand Slam win list with 230.
  • New Zealand coach Steve Hansen questions Lions' tour schedule

    New Zealand coach Steve Hansen questions Lions' tour schedule

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    They will need their forward pack to be at full strength if they're to win back to back titles, but are on the verge of two try scoring records, needing just three more to eclipse the 81 scored past year by the Lions . Conversely, it ended the careers of several icons of New Zealand rugby, not least "Pinetree" Meads, but the All Blacks quickly learned their lessons and have been "bouncing back" ever since.
  • Stanley Cup playoffs: Predators edge ahead of Ducks

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    The injury pokes another hole in a Nashville team that's now a win away from its first-ever trip to the Stanley Cup Final . Johansen led the Predators with 13 points in 14 playoff games and has tweeted a couple photos of himself from his hospital bed.
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    A handful of Metro Nashville councilmen have also expressed support for Waddell , calling for their county government counterparts in Pittsburgh to pardon to Predators fan . "Nick Bonino scored twice, including and empty-net goal, while Evgeni Malkin and Conor Sheary scored in the first period for Pittsburgh ". From left, Brooke Staudt, of Munhall, Pa., and Maureen Sams and Pierce Sams, of Carnego, Pa., wait in the rain outside PPG Paints Arena before Game 2 of the NHL hockey ...
  • Kerber suffers shocking first round exit at Roland Garros

    Kerber suffers shocking first round exit at Roland Garros

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    The two-time Grand Slam semifinalist, now ranked World No.40, came into the event as one of the most risky floaters in the women's draw based on pedigree, and proved it against the top seed - the Russian struck 26 winners in 16 games, served at 73 percent, and broke Kerber six times.
  • Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland Fight on Memorial Day

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    The Nationals' player pointed his bat towards Strickland before charging towards him, and the two fought on the field. Harper's errant helmet tossHarper charged the mound and landed a punch to Strickland's face after Strickland drilled him with a 98-mph fastball, but Harper's helmet toss was about as accurate as 50 Cent's infamous first pitch.