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Kerr's team set an National Basketball Association record for regular-season wins with 73 last season and returned to the Finals, but lost to Cleveland in seven games . Curry, who had to take a backseat to accommodate Durant as the team's new alpha dog, praised his new teammate for embracing the Finals stage. "Experience is the best teacher in life, and he's just experiencing and experiencing and experiencing", said James .
  • Proud papa Johnson poised to defend US Open title

    Proud papa Johnson poised to defend US Open title

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    Rory Mcilroy has the mental tools to bounce back from injury and win the US Open , starting today in at Erin Hills . And they'll go, "OK, do I actually want to push it even more or do I have enough in the tank to just - I can just kind of cruise it in".
  • Silva, Costa keep Spain in lead of WCup qualifying group

    Silva, Costa keep Spain in lead of WCup qualifying group

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    A junior Spanish club have offered wantaway Chelsea striker Diego Costa and his former club Atletico Madrid a potentially useful exit from their current awkward situation. It is hard to conceive that Chelsea will be able to sell Costa for that price in light of his declarations, given that interested parties now know that he is not part of the manager's plans.
  • Warriors Say No Decision Yet On White House Visit

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    Cavaliers' forward LeBron James had a game-high 41 points and guard Kyrie Irving hit tough shots all night but defensive breakdowns by Cleveland led to easy baskets late in the game for the Warriors , igniting a deafening crowd. Curry is going to get paid this offseason, but while his new deal with the Warriors is inevitable, it will likely to be the last domino to fall this July.
  • Ten man France prove that England are still in the dark ages

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    There were several expected changes made by Three Lions manager Gareth Southgate , but Kane refused to use the differing personnel as an excuse. "But what we've got to do is manage games better, and we are aware of that". The Euro 2016 finalists were level, however, when England goalkeeper Tom Heaton did well to keep out Giroud's header from a 22nd- minute free-kick only for Samuel Umtiti to lash in the rebound.
  • USGA pledges no repeat of rules gaffe from last US Open

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    Kraft, who failed to make it into the field through Sectional Qualifying last week in Columbus, Ohio, said the course doesn't play as long as the listed yardage because, "The ball can really run and get moving out there". Plus, he has the personality for the U.S. Open. Dustin Johnson hits on the range during a practice day for the U.S. Open golf tournament Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin , Wis.
  • England lose to 10-man France despite Harry Kane double

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    Skipper Harry Kane had earlier given England the lead and then restored parity from the penalty spot after France had drawn level and seized the initiative through goals from defensive duo Samuel Umtiti and Djibril Sidibe . Paul Pogba played the ball in for Mbappe at the top of the box, but rather than trying to shoot, the teenager laid the ball off for Dembele, whose shot took a deflection off Cahill and into the net.
  • Stricker eyes first major title

    Stricker eyes first major title

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    Wisconsin would love to see Day win again, but they'd like to see one of their own, Steve Stricker do it even more. While he has spoken of his disappointment about that rejection, he emphasized Tuesday that he knew all along it was a long shot and holds no grudges.
  • Arena changes 7 USA starters vs Mexico, wary of altitude

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    None of that mattered Sunday night as the United States earned a hard-fought 1-1 draw against its longtime nemesis in a World Cup qualifier. MEXICO CITY , MEXICO - JUNE 11: Michael Bradley of USA celebrates with teammates after scoring the first goal of his team during the match between Mexico and The United States as part of the Federation Internationale de Football Association 2018 World Cup Qualifiers at Azteca Stadium on June 11, 2017 in Mexico City, Mexico .
  • Man Utd Confident In Perisic Pursuit; Juventus Still Chasing Bayern's Costa

    Man Utd Confident In Perisic Pursuit; Juventus Still Chasing Bayern's Costa

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    Per the source, the Serie A find themselves under pressure as they need to pay up £26m before the end of June to comply with Financial Fair Play regulations. While Mourinho takes a break from football activities, he has instructed Ed Woodard to get most of the transfer business done early this summer. The 28-year-old Croatian scored 12 goals and created a further 13 in 42 matches for the 2010 Treble winners.
  • Durant planned for NBA title months ago in picking Warriors

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    Golden State Warriors perished their voodoo of past year when they lost the NBA Finals to Cleveland Cavaliers despite being 3-1 up in the best-of-seven series. A player who developed a reputation for flailing his legs at unnecessary moments and offering opponents' bulletin board material during media sessions was more calm and collected in this year's NBA Finals, whether we acknowledge it or not.