• Draymond Green stays in Game 4 after confusing officiating blunder
Draymond Green stays in Game 4 after confusing officiating blunder

There is nothing unusual about Draymond Green getting whistled for a technical foul. The second technical should have resulted in Green's ejection, but he remained on the court. The box was changed after the third quarter to indicate Kerr had received the first technical. "The table informed us that it was his second technical foul and ejected".

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  • MVP Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title
MVP Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

Before Cleveland's 137-116 home victory in Friday night's Game 4, Golden State was a flawless 15-0 and had a chance to become the first National Basketball Association team to go unbeaten in the playoffs. As the confetti fell from the rafters, Queen's We Are The Champions blared from the speakers as a visibly emotional Durant hugged his team-mate...

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  • NBA Finals 2017: Warriors vs
NBA Finals 2017: Warriors vs

A dominant, and tense, second quarter has the Golden State Warriors smelling a title. Cleveland never led in the second half, but was within 3 early in the fourth quarter. Game 4 of the finals was about as insane as it gets. Irving has scored almost seven more points per game in Cavs wins than losses in the past two Finals with the biggest...

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  • Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw
Southgate and Kane on Scotland draw

The 114th meeting of global football's oldest foes was a naturally tense affair, with the hosts looking to keep their dreams of reaching Russian Federation alive as Gareth Southgate's men attempted to tighten their grip on top spot. "The manner in which we lost it right at the end, that's Harry Kane ". "They did have the bulk of possession, whic...

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  • Newcastle would be making big mistake cashing in on Dummett this summer
Newcastle would be making big mistake cashing in on Dummett this summer

He said: "I'm very happy to help Newcastle back to the Premier League because that's where the club deserves to be", Mitrovic said. Mike Ashley , the Newcastle United owner, told manager Rafael Benítez that he had been approached by consortiums looking to buy the club when they met last month.

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  • MLB Draft: Red Sox select Cole Brannen with the 63rd overall pick
MLB Draft: Red Sox select Cole Brannen with the 63rd overall pick

LOUIS COUNTY, MO- Collinsville High School graduate Tanner Houck joined a select fraternity when he was selected in the first round of the 2017 Major League Baseball amateur draft Monday night. "His size, at 6'5" 235, was a daunting matchup for even the country's most impressive pitchers and his ability to draw walks and avoid the strikeout m...

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  • Someone just paid $133000 for two tickets to game 5
Someone just paid $133000 for two tickets to game 5

For last Wednesday's Game 3 , the closest game of the series so far, an average 20.5 million people were watching. A year ago, the Warriors led the Finals 3-1 with Game 5 in Oakland . I think they take care of business. "We did it", Durant said , when asked if he had any words for his mother, who was closeby. "But last year is last...

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers Reveal Jerseys for Game 5 of 2017 NBA Finals
Cleveland Cavaliers Reveal Jerseys for Game 5 of 2017 NBA Finals

Steph Curry followed with a deep 3 of his own to get the Warriors rolling on a 21-2 run. "I just gave my thoughts". When it matters most, Kyrie locks in and consistently plays like the player we all know he can be when he's at the top of his game.

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  • Champions Trophy: 'South Africa were unrecognisable against India,' says Graeme Smith
Champions Trophy: 'South Africa were unrecognisable against India,' says Graeme Smith

Set 322 to win, Sri Lanka knocked off the runs with eight balls to spare thanks to contributions from Kusal Mendis (89), Danushka Gunathilaka (76) and Mathews (52). Du Plessis now leads South Africa in both Tests and T20s. "But there will be no looking back as there is always room for improvement". The fourth and fifth run outs by India in t...

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  • Louisville's Brendan McKay taken as No. 4 pick in MLB Draft
Louisville's Brendan McKay taken as No. 4 pick in MLB Draft

At the plate, the lefty-swinging standout has a.343 batting average, 17 home runs, 13 doubles, 56 RBIs and a.464 on-base percentage in 60 starts as a hitter this season. McKay, a junior, is a highly decorated player. He is the only player to win the award a couple of times. Look for Royce Lewis to go 1-1, guessing McKay goes 4 to Rays.

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  • Major League Baseball draft: No clear-cut choice for top pick
Major League Baseball draft: No clear-cut choice for top pick

High school players do get drafted very high, sometimes even atop the first round, but, he said, "it's a very, very small percentage of players who do". That's where I want to go. As a result teams never go more than 5% over their bonus pool and it works as a fairly hard cap. Slot value for the No.

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  • Will the Warriors close out the NBA Finals in Game 5?
Will the Warriors close out the NBA Finals in Game 5?

But if there isn't a major comeback to be had for Cleveland in this series, and Golden State wins its second title in three years, what should the Cavs do? As it became prophetic - Man U won the league and Arsenal croaked up at the second group stage of the UEFA Cup, leaving them only with the FA Cup - it became a staple of sports phraseo...

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  • Cavaliers fans give Draymond Green an earful, but he plays along
Cavaliers fans give Draymond Green an earful, but he plays along

The box was changed to say Kerr after the third quarter. "I really don't pay that much attention - I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland honestly", Green said. "When we've got guys - like Steph [Curry], Klay [Thompson], me, [Kevin Durant] - picking up two, three fouls in a hurry, it's tough to bring the physicality".

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  • Fan buys most expensive seats in NBA history for Game 5
Fan buys most expensive seats in NBA history for Game 5

The win came three days after the Cavs snapped the Warriors' flawless streak this postseason. "Well, I'm not happy he won his first. I want to see how it feels to win at home ", he said. Golden State got there a little differently this time around, opening up a 3-0 lead. It looked as if Green earned his first ejection of the playoffs in...

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  • Didn't deserve to be in semis: du Plessis
Didn't deserve to be in semis: du Plessis

Following the win, India became the third team to join England and Bangladesh in the semi-finals. And before going out, we had a chat in the huddle that I wanted to see everyone's intensity go up. "We normally don't bat that way". De Villiers was less than impressed with his side's performance, and said: "Not an ideal way to finish". In a...

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  • Draymond Green ejected, then referees switch call in freaky NBA Finals moment
Draymond Green ejected, then referees switch call in freaky NBA Finals moment

For several minutes, however, the only people who seemed to know that in the entire arena were the three officials. "Callahan and Goble said they weren't aware Green was marked down for the first technical, instead of Kerr , until the scorer's table informed them Green should be disqualified".

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  • Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama
Southgate calls for more clinical England after late Scotland drama

England's eight-year unbeaten run in qualifying was kept intact by captain-for the-day Harry Kane's stoppage-time equaliser. Harry Kane's injury-time equaliser did more than earn England another point on the road to next year's World Cup in Russian Federation, it was also a "huge moment" in the young team's growth, manager Gareth Southg...

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  • Wenger Is The Best Man To Win Arsenal Trophies - Kroenke
Wenger Is The Best Man To Win Arsenal Trophies - Kroenke

That might just happy now the Arsenal board has opted to extend long-term manager Arsene Wenger's job for another two years. Arsenal legend Thierry Henry has warned fans that they shouldn't get their hopes up for a big money overhaul at the club this summer, after boss Arsene Wenger has stated he only needs a few top players to complete...

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  • Rabada sparks England slump as Proteas win 3rd ODI
Rabada sparks England slump as Proteas win 3rd ODI

Roland-Jones was one of four changes for the hosts, whose build-up to their opening Champions Trophy match against Bangladesh on Thursday has been disrupted by injuries to three key players in Ben Stokes , Chris Woakes and Moeen Ali .

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  • Three share PGA St. Jude lead
Three share PGA St. Jude lead

Starting the day one off the pace, Schwartzel drained a 25-footer at the 10th - his opening hole - and followed a six-foot birdie at the 14th with back-to-back gains from the 16th to reach the turn in 31. "I just hit so many good shots coming down the stretch and I can't even explain", Berger said. Former US Masters champion Charl Schwartzel ,...

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