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James became the first player in NBA history to average a triple double in the NBA Finals after scoring 41 points with 13 rebounds and eight assists on Monday. The Cavs offense stagnated during that stretch as Cleveland missed 9 of 11 shots from the field, turned the ball over three times and had two missed free throws from Kevin Love .
  • Nadal to miss Queen's Club tournament to rest

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    The only previous two times in which Nadal has won the French Open without dropping a set, in 2008 and 2010, he has gone on to win Wimbledon. However, his last four visits have all ended with defeats to opponents outside the top 100. "And this is the beginning here at the Mercedes Cup in Stuttgart". During that three years, I had doubts. "Life is never clear". "Winning these kind of titles, then you have chances to become any number on the ranking".
  • Dodgers' Puig makes obscene gesture at Cleveland fans

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    It is unclear what Puig was responding to with his home run, or what the penalty will be, but we're sure to hear more after tonight's game ends. "For him to stay disciplined in his approach, if he can continue to do that, it really adds real length to our lineup", Roberts said.
  • Huge car bomb explodes near embassies in Kabul, Afghanistan, several killed

    Huge car bomb explodes near embassies in Kabul, Afghanistan, several killed

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    Wednesday's devastating explosion happened close to Western embassies, government institutions and various residencies of high-ranking officials. The U.S. "I have been to many attacks, taken wounded people out of many blast sites, but I can say I have ever seen such a frightful attack as I saw this morning", ambulance driver Alef Ahmadzai told The Associated Press .
  • Man United raise bid for Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata to €70m

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    Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata says he hopes to still be teammates with James Rodriguez next season, even as both players remain linked with moves away from the club this summer. Morata has played for two of the biggest clubs in Europe and will be an exciting signing if United manage to seal a deal over the coming weeks. Despite Morata managing 19 La Liga starts last term he still managed to find the net 15 times.
  • French Open 2017: Toni Nadal hails 'brilliant' Rafa

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    The Spaniard won the title for the loss of just 35 games over the course of seven matches, second only to six-time champion Bjorn Borg's 32 at the 1978 French Open . "Wawrinka had a really tough semi (he needed five sets to beat Andy Murray )". Nadal will now travel to the Aegon Championships at The Queen's Club as he tries to transfer his form from clay to grass ahead of Wimbledon.
  • Nadal races into 11th French Open quarter-final

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    It is the 11th time he has reached the quarter-finals at the French Open - a record shared with Roger Federer . Novak Djokovic booked a fascinating quarter-final clash with Dominic Thiem after a mightily encouraging 7-6 (7-5) 6-1 6-3victory against Albert Ramos-Vinolas.
  • Lakers rumors: Three reasons LA is a threat to get Klay Thompson

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    The NBA champion Golden State Warriors will not visit President Donald Trump at The White House following the team's title win last night, according to multiple reports. If greatness was only defined by rings, then James Jones and James are on the same pedestal because Jones also has three rings- all of which were won with the King as a teammate.
  • LeBron James spectacular, but Cleveland Cavaliers fall in NBA Finals

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    The Golden State Warriors celebrate after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 to win the 2017 NBA Finals at ORACLE Arena on June 12, 2017 in Oakland , California. That Magic series was the last time James' teams did not win at least one road game in a series. "I left everything on the floor every game, all five games", James said.
  • Durant vindicates move to Warriors after fi nals victory

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    The Golden State Warriors celebrate after winning the NBA Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers . The Golden State Warriors avenged their 2016 Finals collapse with a 129-120 championship-securing win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 on Monday night.