• Curry, Durant say Warriors' ideal record counts for nothing yet

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    Leading by 14 points at half-time, the Warriors never looked in doubt at winning their third Western Conference title in a row. Heavily favored to beat the Spurs , especially once Kawhi Leonard sustained a series-ending injury, the Warriors completed a dominant sweep in the Western Conference Finals.
  • Twitter reaction to Warriors' Game 1 blowout

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    The Warriors are certainly the favorite, but no one in their right mind would actually tell LeBron James that there's something he can't do. Durant knows that he has to win in the 2017 NBA Finals to not be perpetually ridiculed. It all added up to an entertaining but not unexpected Game 1 result. Durant's presence has made Curry the No. 2 option but the former two-time MVP looks comfortable in that role.
  • Juve must be 'fiendish' to beat Real, says Allegri

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    In its tradition, Heineken will treat football fans to a VVIP UCL experience in an exclusive and relaxing atmosphere in Port Harcourt and Lagos at Higi Haga Bar at Trans Amadi and Bay Lounge, Lekki , respectively. Ronaldo , however, is unlikely to find much freedom against Juventus , a team with one of the best defenses in soccer. " Real Madrid have a very strong attack and we must ensure that we defend as a team".
  • Steve Kerr feeling better and could return to Warriors for Game 2

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    The Warriors improved to 13-0 this postseason. I've been a big fan of Kevin Durant; he's been one of my favorite players in the National Basketball Association. "I mean, it's no if, ands, or buts". The Cavaliers also turned the ball over four more times , giving them 16 to that point of the game. "I'll be focused tomorrow on the game, on all the games", James said.
  • LeBron James' Los Angeles home vandalized with slur

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    It happened Wednesday morning in Brentwood. LAPD officers arrived and the slur was painted over. According to reports, James does not spend much time at the home. "Tonight we're honoring Muhammad Ali, the GOAT", James said. James bought the house in 2015 for over $20 million. James' wife Savannah, sons LeBron Jr., Bryce, and daughter Zhuri were at the family's home in Bath Township, Ohio , a source close to the family said.
  • ICC Champions Trophy 2017 preview: England

    ICC Champions Trophy 2017 preview: England

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    Fans from both nations have marked their calendars for June 4 , when the two arch-rivals take on each other in their group clash at Edgbaston. "But, India isn't our only opponent in the tournament, every game is equally important and we are looking forward to each match", he added.
  • Kevin Durant Silencing Critics, Elevating Warriors to New Heights

    Kevin Durant Silencing Critics, Elevating Warriors to New Heights

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    This was evident during the regular season, and especially in Game 1 on Thursday. When the Warriors imported Kevin Durant in the offseason after falling one game short of repeating as National Basketball Association champs, most observers across the sports landscape made them the favorites.
  • Warriors seek redemption, Cavs want repeat as Finals open

    Warriors seek redemption, Cavs want repeat as Finals open

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    OAKLAND , CA - JUNE 01: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors takes a shot over Tristan Thompson #13 of the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 1, 2017 in Oakland, California. He is either the best or second-best player in the history of the game (see Michael Jordan). Instead, fans bore witness to a three-man show of James (28 points, 15 rebounds, 8 assists, 2 blocks), Kevin Love (15 points, 21 rebounds, 3 blocks) and Kyrie ...
  • Juventus v Real Madrid Champions League Final Prediction and Preview

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    The likes of Giorgio Chiellini , Leonardo Bonucci and Dani Alves have been rock solid at the back for Juventus but something has to give in Cardiff. "It has been hard, physically and mentally", the 27-year-old, who returned from surgery in February, said. Cristiano Ronaldo heads to Saturday's Champions League final against Juventus on the brink of realising a burning ambition of matching Lionel Messi's record of winning the Ballon d'Or five times.