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Despite going through the East playoffs at 12-1 and appearing destined for a rematch against the Golden State Warriors for months, the Cavs pushed off thoughts of what awaits them in Oakland next week. While neither team will publicly use those injuries as an excuse, this year's matchup will be devoid of any questions about the legitimacy of a series win for either team as being against a less than full strength opponent.
  • Del Potro debutará contra un clasificado en Roland Garros — Tenis

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    El chascomunense Carlos Berlocq (63) enfrentará al talentoso ucraniano Alexandr Dolgopolov (87) y el merlense Nicolás Kicker (94) al bosnio Damir Dzumhur (96). Además, dejó en claro que, lejos de ser una distracción, el acompañamiento hace que sus días sean más sencillos en el exigente circuito de la ATP. Puede ser que allí me enfermara.
  • 13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

    13-1 shot Cloud Computing springs upset in Preakness

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    Lawrence , a partnership of two finance dudes who love to name their horses after wonky terms in their industry. This whole two weeks in between the Derby and the Preakness is all about just refueling and keeping him healthy and happy. It would seem to be senseless to run Always Dreaming in the 12-furlong Belmont, although his connections are mostly New Yorkers. "That and probably the Breeders' Cup", Casse said.
  • Kevin Love responds to Draymond Green's comments

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    INDEPENDENCE, Ohio — Vegas is betting against them and the bookies are hardly alone. It's been forgotten amid the praise of Cleveland's run to the NBA Finals , but the Cavaliers were 29th in the NBA in defensive efficiency after the all-star break - a two month stretch in which Cleveland ranked ahead of only the tanking Los Angeles Lakers.
  • Man United should snap up these 2 Tottenham stars this summer

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    Top of the list is Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann , who United have been trying to sign in a £86million deal for the past six months. "Because we have three trophies and are in the Champions League next season". And now he is determined to escape football at least for a few weeks as he recharges his batteries following a tough first year in charge of United.
  • Celtics Lose to Cavaliers 135-102 and Are Eliminated From Playoffs

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    James needed 28 points to surpass Jordan (5,987 points), as he entered Game Five of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Boston Celtics and reached the milestone in style late in the third quarter with a three-point jump shot. He already has nearly 2,000 more career playoff points than the next-closest active player, Tony Parker (4,012), so it will be a long time before anyone thinks about knocking James off the top of that list.
  • Petra Kvitova makes triumphant comeback at French Open

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    Dimitrov made light work of veteran Frenchman Stephane Robert to win 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 on Court Philippe Chatrier , ending a four-match losing run in Paris . Kvitova had a high first serve percentage by getting 66 percent of her first serves in and she won 78 percent of the points on it. She can forget about vocational change and, at 27, Kvitova has plenty of time yet to add further lustre to an already distinguished career.
  • Arsene Wenger to battle curbs on his power at Arsenal

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    It has always been accepted that Wenger, whose contract expires next month, has had the offer of a two-year deal on the table since the early months of the season. Regardless of his decision, I think it was important for him to win this FA Cup . "I invite you to live with me one day and one thing you can not question is my commitment".
  • Danish gets first win as White Sox top Tigers 3-0

    Danish gets first win as White Sox top Tigers 3-0

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    Assuming the Tigers find reason to keep him around, Farmer might get another shot at the White Sox when the two clubs meet next weekend. Farmer now holds a 47.8 percent strikeout rate and 8.7 percent walk rate in the majors. Davidson has six home runs in May, and holds a crucial advantage over Abreu in the race in that he seems willing to hit home runs at Guaranteed Rate Field.
  • Kevin Love doesn't think Cavaliers are underdogs

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    It's not every day that someone goes to his seventh consecutive NBA Finals . Golden State won it all in 2015. Just don't try to tell them that. "The whole underdog thing is amusing to me, because, yeah, at the end of the day we are defending our title", Love told reporters Saturday as the Cavs prepare to meet the Warriors in Oakland for Thursday's Game 1.
  • Si Woo Kim youngest Players Championship winner, Ian Poulter second at Sawgrass

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    Adam Scott - Rarely talked about among the game's best players, Scott, who was the previous youngest Players champion, finished tied for sixth at 5 under after shooting a bogey-free 4-under 32 on the back nine Sunday. The points make him virtually a lock for the FedEx Cup playoffs this year, and the $940,000 was his second-highest paycheck behind his victory in the Match Play Championship seven years ago.
  • Horschel trumps Day in play-off to win AT&T Byron Nelson

    Horschel trumps Day in play-off to win AT&T Byron Nelson

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    The two went into a sudden-death playoff on the 18th hole where the Aussie missed a putt from around a metre to have his first three-putt of the tournament, handing victory to the American. VERDURA, Sicily - Alvaro Quiros of Spain beat Zander Lombard of South Africa on the second hole of a playoff to win the Rocco Forte Open on Sunday and claim his first title in more than six years.
  • Warriors sweep Spurs to make NBA Finals on 12-0 roll

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    The Spurs also aren't sure. "We started him tonight out of respect", Popovich said. "I won't try to convince him one way or the other. But I'm hopeful stuff will get figured out". Healing LaMarcus Aldridge's psyche could be trickier. The Golden State Warriors own the Western Conference. "We might not be jumping up and down, screaming at the top of our lungs and doing all that nonsense, but we understand the privilege that we have, the opportunity that we have to play in the Finals ...
  • Cavs headed back to NBA Finals with 135-102 win

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    Let's be honest, not many are giving the Cleveland Cavaliers much of a chance in the NBA Finals . There is no need for investigations or hearings to know how we got here - the Cavaliers and Warriors facing off for the third straight time .
  • Nashville used to opening the show on the road

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    Particularly in Game 1 , the Predators having seven days off to the Penguins' three could make a difference early. The Nashville Predators are making their franchise debut on hockey's biggest stage and they have one of the best personalities in the history of the sport to take that stage in PK Subban.
  • Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

    Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

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    Germany's Angelique Kerber , World No.1, is set to make her entrance against Russian Ekaterina Makarova, 40th in the world, and could play in the quarterfinals against Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova. Winning three clay-court tournaments in a row signaled that Rafael Nadal is back and again a candidate to win the tournament he has dominated the way no man has dominated any Grand Slam event .
  • Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup

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    Not a bad strategy, considering the huge role mindset will surely play in this year's NBA Finals battle. And unless something insane happens to sap the strength of either team before next season, it seems likely the cycle will repeat until their respective core players either fall off or break apart.
  • Wins the 2017 Indy 500

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    Sato held off Castroneves by 0.2011 of a second to win the race that featured 35 lead changes . Takuma Sato , a journeyman driver, became the first Japanese victor of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday when he held off three-time champion Helio Castroneves in a 230-mph wheel-rubbing duel to the finish.
  • How to watch Cavaliers vs. Celtics

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    It's the matchup most expected, the matchup most predicted, and probably the matchup the Cavaliers and Warriors wanted as well. It's surprising to me how little his numbers have slipped since joining a Golden State team that already had great shooters and a world-class offense.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers crush Boston Celtics to book title clash with Warriors

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    There are exceptions though. The Cavs also set a franchise record for most points in a quarter in the play-offs by recording 43 in the first quarter of game five against the Celtics . This is a weird thing to ask about one of the best power forwards on the planet, but can the Cavs make Love a viable option? The only blemish in the past month was a low-key display in Game 3 against Boston when James managed just 11 points and went 0-for-4 from three-point range.
  • Button to start Monaco GP from the pits

    Button to start Monaco GP from the pits

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    Though Wehrlein was able to walk away once he was extracted, the German - who blamed Button for the collision - has revealed he may need to undergo more checks on his back following a troublesome injury earlier in the year. And Button didn't take much care of the vehicle either, ending his return with a collision. Stoffel Vandoorne , the Belgian who has replaced Button at McLaren , had been enjoying the best weekend of his short career, only to crash in the closing moments of Q2.
  • Warriors, Cavs to square off in third straight NBA Finals

    Warriors, Cavs to square off in third straight NBA Finals

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    Throughout the season, during times when the Cleveland Cavaliers' offense fell into lulls of isolation basketball, head coach Tyronn Lue and LeBron James defended the approach, saying it was wise to take advantage of two of the league's best one-on-one scorers.
  • Guillermo repitió con Magallán y sumó preocupación por Gago

    Guillermo repitió con Magallán y sumó preocupación por Gago

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    Por momentos lo hizo mejor, por otros no. Pero tuvimos actitud, como el sábado pasado ante Newell's", subrayó. El equipo lo voy a definir mañana o el viernes. Y hay otros desde lo privado que no lo son. Lamentablemente han sucedido desde la parte humana y acompañamos lo que pueda suceder. Por último, Fantino se dirigió a la dirigencia de Boca y a lo que él considera que se debe llevar a cabo en estos casos: "Si Boca es un club grande (...) en un caso así que sirva potenciarlo y que ...
  • Los Cavaliers a un paso de las Finales de la NBA

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    En una ráfaga decisiva en ese parcial, el base anotó 21 de sus 42 puntos y los Cavs pasaron a ganar 87-80. Ayudó que LeBron James cometió cuatro faltas personales. "Esa es la mentalización que tenemos, la de salir a nuestro campo y luchar de principio a fin en busca de la victoria que pensamos que podemos conseguir y que nos mantendrá en la competición", declaró esta tarde el entrenador de los Celtics , Brad Stevens.
  • Sebastian Vettel wins the Monaco GP

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    Well, it was the most notable move of a reasonably boring race , but it wasn't a good one. Teammate Stoffel Vandoorne had been on for points, only to crash at Turn 1 after a mistake on the restart after the safety vehicle.The Monaco Grand Prix has the attractive weather to go with the glitz, glamor and yachts this time around.
  • Cavaliers set up NBA Finals rematch against Warriors

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    James has been here before when it comes to facing loaded teams - the San Antonio Spurs in the 2007, 2013 and 2014 Finals immediately came to mind. He's one of the most risky guys we have in the world already. So, this team, I love this team and I don't think anybody in this organization would think this team is better without me.
  • England rest trio for final ODI against SA

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    After Stokes's heroics with the bat had helped England score 330 for six in their 50 overs, South Africa needed 10 runs from the last 10 balls of their innings with five wickets remaining, but an excellent final over from Wood that cost just four runs sealed victory.
  • Football Association launch betting probe into John Terry substitution

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    Sunderland boss David Moyes said he had received advance notice of Chelsea's plans, and his goalkeeper Jordan Pickford obligingly kicked the ball out under direction from Blues striker Diego Costa. Information is being sought from bookmakers who claim to have paid out on bets struck at odds of 100-1 that Terry would be substituted in the 26th minute - matching his shirt number.
  • LeBron James not ready to discuss Warriors yet: 'It's too stressful'

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    But at the end of the day , had we went 4-3, 4-3, 4-3 - we'd still be in the same position. The Warriors have faced two constants this season: winning and criticism. 23 on his uniform. They'll collide again, starting next week. The Golden State Warriors will start the series at home , a place where they went 36-5 during the regular season, and of course won six straight in the postseason.
  • Wenger's Arsenal future to be decided after FA Cup final

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    I really feel sorry for him because I think he's shown outstanding qualities, and I think he has handled the whole situation. "So, it's sad. For me it's a subject of no interest, and so I would like to dedicate my time to something that is more interesting".
  • LeBron sobrepasa a Michael Jordan como máximo anotador en playoffs de NBA

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    El "Rey" LeBron James siguió con su marcha imparable de alcanzar marcas históricas que se encuentran en poder de los legendarios, como sucedió con la de máximo encestador de los playoffs , que le arrebató a Jordan . Cuando veías a Michael Jordan era casi como un dios. LeBron James anotó 35 puntos en esta jornada , además de conseguir ocho rebotes, ocho asistencias, tres robos y un bloqueo, en la gran victoria de los Cavs en casa de los Celtic .
  • Warriors Beat Spurs to Reach NBA Finals

    Warriors Beat Spurs to Reach NBA Finals

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    Manu Ginobili of the San Antonio Spurs . Manu Ginobili may have played the final game of his National Basketball Association career, and if that's the case, he went out in classic Ginobili style. However, Popovich still could have started another player off the bench to preserve routine. After the game, though, Ginobili wasn't ready to call it quits just yet.
  • ONLY ON AP: Bourdais determined to return for season finale

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    This time it is with Sato, who joined the team just this season and had largely been overlooked at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as the Andretti camp expanded to six cars for the 500 with the addition of Formula One driver Fernando Alonso. "I don't think there are a lot of people who can say they survived a head on crash at 227 (mph)", Bourdais told reporters. I came here to challenge myself.
  • Margaret Court deserves to be heard on gay marriage

    Margaret Court deserves to be heard on gay marriage

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    But she's making headlines for all the wrong reasons this week after writing a letter to the editor of The West Australian newspaper blasting Qantas airlines, whose CEO Alan Joyce was recently in the news for supporting marriage equality in the country.
  • French Open gets underway amid tight security on a hot day

    French Open gets underway amid tight security on a hot day

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    We pick our favourite moments of the day from the 2017 French Open at Roland Garros. Now in its 116th year, the French Open is held at Roland Garros which despite crowning a new champion last year , Novak Djokovic , is home to "The King of Clay", nine time champion, Rafael Nadal .
  • LeBron James breaks Michael Jordan's National Basketball Association playoff scoring record

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    James downplayed the record prior to Game 5. It's insane that this is the first time two teams have played a set of three consecutive NBA Finals . That's just the confidence we have in each other. We didn't talk about championships or anything. Does he think this Celtics team has what it takes to dethrone the King next season? Mismanagement doomed the Thunder and their stars were scattered to the wind, doomed to watch LeBron make the Finals over and over and over and over again.
  • NBA Finals: Buckle up for Cavs-Warriors 3.0

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    The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. The Warriors were back in the NBA Finals , and they had a 3-1 lead against the Cavaliers , the same team they defeated for the championship the previous year.
  • Ajax will offer true test in Europa League final, says Daley Blind

    Ajax will offer true test in Europa League final, says Daley Blind

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    Rather appropriately it will be in Stockholm's Friends Arena, as the pair look to win the Europa League trophy. " Many in Holland said it was not possible for a Dutch team to play in the final because the financial difference in Europe between the big clubs and the Dutch clubs is so big now, but we managed it", Ajax manager Peter Bosz told a media conference over the weekend.
  • Athletics scratch Graveman from start at Yankee Stadium

    Athletics scratch Graveman from start at Yankee Stadium

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    He is 2-2 with 3.83 ERA in eight starts. Oakland placed starter Jesse Hahn on the DL on Saturday morning and called up Jharel Cotton to start Saturday's game. He hit off a tee Friday. It was one shy of the team record set by Brett Gates in 1994 and matched by Dave Magadan (1997) and Josh Reddick (2016). Oakland Athletics' Yonder Alonso falls to the ground after being hit by a pitch from Miami Marlins relief pitcher Jarlin Garcia during the sixth inning of a baseball game on ...