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Meanwhile, outside of Kyrie Irving (24 points) and Kevin Love (15 points, 21 rebounds ), the Cavaliers got next to nothing from anyone else. However, general manager Bob Myers told ESPN on Thursday that the Warriors are "not closing the door" on Kerr's return this series and will remain patient to allow him the necessary time to recover, even it happens to occur deep into the series.
  • Senators believe they can defy expectations again with first Game 7 win

    Senators believe they can defy expectations again with first Game 7 win

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    The captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins has plenty riding on Thursday's decisive Game 7 of the Eastern Conference final, beginning with the opportunity to chase a third Stanley Cup . "He's one of the best shooters in the league", Murray said of Hoffman . Battling with Zack Smith along the back boards, Malkin broke free and moved in front for a shot that was stopped by Anderson.
  • Lions name team for tour-opening match

    Lions name team for tour-opening match

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    Their most-recent tour, in 2005 when England coach Clive Woodward claimed to have assembled the strongest rugby team in history, ended in a resounding 3-0 series defeat and a loss to the New Zealand Maori. "The advantage of the team we have selected is that the players were together in the first week in Wales", Gatland said on Thursday. Gatland said he would not play favourites when it came to Test selection.
  • Zidane's big decision ahead of Champions League final

    Zidane's big decision ahead of Champions League final

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    This is the 19th encounter between Juventus and Real Madrid - all in the European Cup/Champions League, making this the second-most played fixture in the history of Europe's premier club competition after Bayern Munich v Real Madrid (24).
  • Brewers OF Ryan Braun faces longer DL stint for calf injury

    Brewers OF Ryan Braun faces longer DL stint for calf injury

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    Brewers manager Craig Counsell challenged the call but after almost two minutes of review, it was upheld by the replay center in NY. The Arizona Diamondbacks benefited from a disputed call at the plate that saved a run, then watched the bullpen blow a late, one-run lead.
  • Chris Paul would consider Spurs if he opts out of Clippers deal

    Chris Paul would consider Spurs if he opts out of Clippers deal

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    Redick along with the expected free agency of stars Blake Griffin and Chris Paul , who both hold player options for next season. According to ESPN's Marc Stein , Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul could choose to head to the San Antonio Spurs in free agency.
  • Texans Cut Receiver Expelled From College For Sexual Misconduct Violation

    Texans Cut Receiver Expelled From College For Sexual Misconduct Violation

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    Per multiple reports, the Texans have waived Mumphrey. Mumphrey was a fifth-round pick of the Texans in the 2015 NFL Draft. Bullough and Mumphery were backups and whose primary roles were on special teams. Bullough played 30 games for Houston in his first three National Football League seasons and played in place of an injured Brian Cushing early a year ago.
  • Curry, Durant power Warriors past Cavs in Game 1

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    Cavaliers fight. James finished with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists, Irving scored 24 points and Love had 15 points and 21 rebounds. Kevin Durant impressed as the Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 113-91 in the first game of the National Basketball Association finals.
  • NBA Finals Preview: All The Best Things Come In Three's

    NBA Finals Preview: All The Best Things Come In Three's

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    The Golden State Warriors face the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday in. While it wasn't completely a two-man show for the Warriors , Durant and Curry were the undoubted stars as Golden State's only players to score double figures at Oracle Arena.
  • Finals pick up where they left off

    Finals pick up where they left off

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    The Golden State Warriors have won eight straight home games . The Cleveland Cavaliers are shooting 42.9 percent from beyond the arc and 77.5 percent from the free throw line. Heading into these Finals , the Warriors have more pressure to win than a year ago. Golden State is a flawless 13-0 in these playoffs, matching the longest winning streak in postseason history.
  • Jaylen Brown, Other Celtics Battling Injuries Before Game 5 Vs. Cavs

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    A massive defeat on Thursday night Game 5 would also leave the Celtics with the daunting principles of having to win the rest of the games to take the Eastern Conference Finals championship title - a almost impossible task against the Cleveland Cavaliers that since the four-time MVP LeBron James returned home to OH in 2014-15 season has a 33-4 playoff record against the Eastern Conference nemesis.
  • England produce highest run chase to open Champions Trophy

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    Dependable Joe Root (133 no) and stylish half centuries by Alex Hales (95) and captain Eoin Morgan (75 no) England made a mockery of this target by crossing the finish line with 8 wickets and 16 balls to spare. A touch player in an England top-order replete with power-hitters, Root's unbeaten 133 was a characteristically majestic innings by a batsman nearly incapable of playing an ugly shot.