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Warriors roll past Cavaliers in game 1

Warriors roll past Cavaliers in game 1

James continued: "You take one of the best teams that we had ever assembled past year, that we saw in the regular season and in the postseason, and then in the offseason you add a high-powered o...

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Golden State Warriors: Three stars from Game 1 victory over Cavaliers

Golden State Warriors: Three stars from Game 1 victory over Cavaliers

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP ) - Kevin Durant drove through the lane untouched for dazzling dunks. The Warriors defense was suffocating in it's own right, forcing 20 Cavs turnovers compared to Golden Sta...

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Aaron Mooy remaining coy on playing future

Goalkeeper Danny Ward, who saved two penalties in their semi-final shoot-out win over Sheffield Wednesday, replicated his heroics in the final by keeping out Jordan Obita's spot-kick. "But with an o...

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Possibly one of the greatest Champions League finals

Massimiliano Allegri and Juventus are better prepared to win the Champions League this time around. The Italian side will train at the Millennium Stadium later on Friday, while Coach Allegri ...

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Cavaliers need heart, pride fewer mistakes in Finals

Stressed that the Warriors would be successful if they cut down on their turnovers - from the sloppiness of last year's Finals - and they only turned it over 4 times in Game 1. "Our guys under...

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Ronaldo fires Real to La Liga title

Ronaldo fires Real to La Liga title

Professionally, it is the happoest day of my life. The talk of conspiracy was not necessary in the end, the whispers that Malaga would get a €1 million bonus if its former player Isco won La Lig...

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French Open 2017: Garbine Muguruza survives scare, reaches in the 3rd round

French Open 2017: Garbine Muguruza survives scare, reaches in the 3rd round

Fri. The second set was far more straight-forward, with two early breaks helping set up a fourth round clash with either Shelby Rogers or 13th seed Kristina Mladenovic . It was a slow start for t...

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NBA Finals: Golden State Warriors flex its muscles Game 1

Durant, one of the NBA's most versatile scoring machines, had quite the coming-out party in his first Finals game with his new team (he signed with them last July). Durant was the story, setti...

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Djokovic's motivation returns with Agassi in his camp

However, the former world No. 1's heated exchange with umpire Carlos Ramos seemed to serve Djokovic well in a five-set comeback win against Diego Schwartzman . In the women's section, Czech sec...

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LeBron James responds after 'racially motivated slur' found spray-painted at home

LAPD officers arrived and the slur was painted over. James' Cleveland Cavaliers face the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the finals on Thursday night. But at the end of the day, I can only ...

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Lions centre Payne ruled out of tour opener

Lions centre Payne ruled out of tour opener

I am truly excited the Lions have such a good squad and will be playing quality opposition. "If we leave the tour and we've made an impression, that would be pretty positive". As anyone that follo...

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Shot-shy Penguins claim Stanley Cup opener

Shot-shy Penguins claim Stanley Cup opener

Proving that the quality of their shots on goal matters more than the quantity, the Pittsburgh Penguins were outshot by the Nashville Predators for the second straight game to start the Stanley C...

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Lions need six-game preparation for first New Zealand Test - Ian McGeechan

France are the only northern hemisphere nation against whom the All Blacks have a winning percentage below 80. The tourists of 1971 and 1974 developed their aura simply because they were such rare e...

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GALLERY: Golden State Warriors overcome Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1

GALLERY: Golden State Warriors overcome Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1

The four turnovers tied the record for the fewest from a team in NBA Finals history, while the turnover margin was the largest in the last 30 Finals.It's almost silly to talk about a guy resting wh...

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Wrong number text leads couple to free Stanley Cup tickets

Wrong number text leads couple to free Stanley Cup tickets

The Buffalo market nearly certainly will be the No. 3 market in the country for Game 2 , behind only Pittsburgh and Nashville. Nashville also went with the same lineup as in Game 1 . The Penguins ...

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Bryce Harper-Hunter Strickland Fight Erupts in MLB Brawl

Bryce Harper-Hunter Strickland Fight Erupts in MLB Brawl

You either go to first base or go after him, and I made a decision to go after him". "To go inside", Strickland said. Go back to yesterday's boxing match between Bryce Harper and Hunter Strickland ...

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Rihanna Was the Real Winner of Game 1 of the NBA Finals

Rihanna Was the Real Winner of Game 1 of the NBA Finals

As the ultimate Cleveland Cavaliers fan, Rihanna was not going to miss an opportunity to support her favorite team during the NBA Finals . Or so Kevin Durant and Steph Curry said after last n...

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Ronaldo looks to break new ground at Champions League final

The last meeting between them came in 2014-15, when Juventus defeated Real Madrid by an aggregate score of 3-2 in the semifinals to advance to the final. He's also utilized Ronaldo throughout th...

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Zinedine Zidane has always had faith in me — Real Madrid's Casemiro

Zinedine Zidane has always had faith in me — Real Madrid's Casemiro

A European title is the one of the few major prizes to elude the Italian in an illustrious career that has seen him lose two Champions League finals. Ramos' season was also marked by a series of con...

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Wenger To Arsenal Fans: I Can Take You To The Next Level

Wenger's new two-year contract at the Emirates was announced yesterday to bring to an end months of uncertainty, after a turbulent campaign. As well because this club cherishes the values I love . ...

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Durant buries Cavs in opener

James wound up with 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists in a statistically fine evening of play that you know James won't be celebrating. The news conference was supposed to be about the st...

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Kevin Durant downplays apparent 'stare down' with Rihanna

Be sure to join The Roar for live coverage of Game 1 from 11am (AEST) and don't forget to add a comment in the section below. Last year Golden State didn't have Kevin Durant . He had won the ...

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Warriors blitz Cavaliers for Game 1 win

LeBron James fashioned an excellent line - 28 points, 15 rebounds and eight assists - but at no point did it look like Cleveland could handle what Golden State was doing to them. Durant, one of t...

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LeBron says stopping Warriors' Durant will be tough

Oh, he hit from long range, too. Will the Warriors get revenge and bounce back after blowing a 3-1 series lead in last year's NBA Finals? Curry's forgettable NBA Finals previous year ended w...

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Juventus great Buffon still driven by fear

Juventus great Buffon still driven by fear

This is the matchup Juventus absolutely can't afford to lose. With the Coppa Italia also in the bag, Buffon-and Juventus-are on course for a fantastic treble if they can overcome Real Madrid in C...

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Durant stars in NBA Finals game one win

He has also improved in the postseason to a 17.2 points average against stingier playoff defences. Lue doesn't want James in foul trouble but if he's not careful this could be 4-0 well before LeBron...

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Rihanna Responds To Warriors Fan After Game 1 Blowout Of Cavs

You have to relish the moment. "Going into Game 2 we'll be a lot more settled in, a lot better on the defensive end". This marks the first time in National Basketball Association history the s...

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Will Klay Thompson's struggles carry over to the NBA Finals?

Will Klay Thompson's struggles carry over to the NBA Finals?

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James , left, shoots against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green during the first half of Game 1 of basketball's NBA Finals in Oakland, Calif., Thursd...

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How Lakers-Celtics paved the way for the Cavs-Warriors

Or so Kevin Durant and Steph Curry said after last night's game. Let's start with that . Golden State was a seven-point favorite heading into Game 1 , but the betting odds increased after Thur...

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Arsenal board must cave if Wenger to stay

Arsenal board must cave if Wenger to stay

The Blues won the title in Conte's first season in charge, becoming the first club to win 30 matches in a Premier League campaign. FA Cup Match victor, Aaron Ramsey , has called on Arsene Wen...

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