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Steve Kerr says he's not planning to coach Game 1 of Finals

Steve Kerr says he's not planning to coach Game 1 of Finals

But NBA Finals games come at you fast. "I've played against four Hall of Famers as well , too, with Manu (Ginobili), Kawhi (Leonard), Tony (Parker) and Timmy D (Tim Duncan) on the same team". In this season's championship game, the better athlete will guide his team to the trophy. Curry can claim that he wasn't 100 percent in last year's Finals , but the fact is that Kyrie came of age in that series, dropping 40+ (along with LeBron) in the crucial Game 5 win at Oracle Arena to ... Read More

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Kerr 'not ready' to return to Warriors sideline

Kerr 'not ready' to return to Warriors sideline

Bowman recalled with a grin. Riley: The Cavs might not be as top-heavy as the Warriors , but their depth of quality role players should give them the edge. Lue was asked if it's more hard to identify who that is on Golden State. Golden State shot 44 percent against the Cavs in the 2015 Finals , 43 percent last season. Read More

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Angels lose to Marlins

The Los Angeles Angels end their MLB baseball road series with the Miami Marlins on Sunday . Trout dove headfirst while completing a steal of second and tried to grasp the bag to ensure he didn't slide past it. And instead of just holding the ball, Simmons attempted to get the out at first-which appeared to be a near-impossible feat-and threw the ball wildly and into the camera well next to the first-base dugout, advancing both runners two bases. Read More

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Police found Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel with car running

Police found Tiger Woods asleep at the wheel with car running

His thinning hair, which is disheveled in the authentic version, was cleaned up and combed. A police report lists four medications, including Vicodin, that Tiger Woods reported taking when he was stopped for DUI. He was released on his own recognizance at 10:50 a.m. Woods' agent at Excel Sports, Mark Steinberg, did not respond to a voicemail from The Associated Press seeking comment. Read More

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Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field

Young drivers finish strong in star-studded Indy 500 field

And when Davison passed Max Chilton, he became the 15th different driver to lead, setting a new Indianapolis 500 record. "I felt the noise, the engine friction, I backed off and I saw the smoke and, yeah, it's a shame". "It's a very nice surprise to come here with big names, big guys, the best in open-wheel racing and be competitive", said Alonso , who didn't rule out a return. Read More

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Aguero Is Not Leaving City

Aguero Is Not Leaving City

Ahead of Guardiola's first season, City spent close to $200 million on new players and Al-Mubarak said the club will back the Spaniard in another spending spree this year. But an expected influx of up to six players does not mean that Agüero will be forced out of the club, according to the chairman. Guardiola has endured a hard first campaign in English football, with City failing to challenge for the title or win silverware. Read More

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Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics Game 5: What We Learned

Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Boston Celtics Game 5: What We Learned

Led by two players who've won National Basketball Association regular season MVP awards, former Davidson star Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant , the Warriors are emerging as a clear favorite among the oddsmakers. "I've got to do what's best for me in the long run, what's best for my body". The return isn't as much on a Warriors' win, but money can't buy the feeling of seeing them win a title. Read More

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Dixon impressed by Alonso at Indy

And some of the drivers he'll challenge for the '500 win are well aware of that. "You can win this race from anywhere, so it's a good place to be". He's been an awesome addition to the field. This year marks the first time since 1979 that a McLaren entry has competed in "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing". Read More

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Mata praises ruthless Mourinho as finals streak continues

Mata praises ruthless Mourinho as finals streak continues

Jose Mourinho has labelled Manchester United's Europa League triumph as "the most important trophy" of his career, while adding he was happy to call time on a season that was perhaps his most hard as a manager. Pogba also said he would be happy to see his old club Juventus win the Champions League this season. "I knew people who were at the concert, so it's not easy, it's not a nice moment - not just for Manchester but for the whole of England, and we all felt that". Read More

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India beat Bangladesh by 240 runs in a warm-up match

India beat Bangladesh by 240 runs in a warm-up match

A supremely assertive India today humiliated Bangladesh by 240 runs in a warm-up game and geared up for the ICC Champions Trophy in an emphatic fashion, sounding a warning for arch-rivals Pakistan . Earlier, courtesy of Hardik's big hits towards the end, India crossed 300-run mark. "Both games we got what we wanted". He hit eight boundaries and a six and, in the process, also sent feelers to the team management that he is also a candidate for a middle-order slot. Read More

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte drops transfer hint

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte drops transfer hint

Premier League champions Chelsea are reportedly set to hand Antonio Conte staggering sum of £200 million for the Italian tactician to strengthen his squad ahead of the next football season. And Conte has appeared to deliver a dig at Chelsea's rivals by saying they won the league despite other teams possessing stronger squads. "I've seen that as well, you can't stand still in the transfer market". Read More

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Oracle goes 2-1 to take lead in America's Cup qualifiers

The Sydney product made his debut in 1999 as a 19-year-old at the helm of Young Australia, before becoming the youngest skipper to win a Cup in 2010 by steering Team USA to victory. A near-perfect second day of racing has put Team NZ in the driver's seat at the America's Cup qualifier series off Bermuda . Groupama Team France have two races today and want more points on the board. Read More

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Michigan State not renewing Blackwell's contract

Michigan State not renewing Blackwell's contract

A letter from athletic director Mark Hollis on February 9 informed Blackwell that he was suspended due to several serious "allegations regarding your conduct". His responsibilities at MSU included mentoring players and overseeing recruiting efforts. The recently completed Title IX investigation was centered on the three players, not Blackwell. Read More

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Costa won't go to China, only Atletico

But only to where I'm willing to". However, the Chinese Super League (CSL) outfit have repeatedly denied that they are in talks with Costa and last week released another statement to confirm that there had not been any form of communication or negotiation with the player or his representatives over the last six months. Read More

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Merkel: US relations important, but must also look elsewhere

Merkel: US relations important, but must also look elsewhere

Trump launched a salvo against German auto exports to the United States last week, saying that "the Germans are bad , very bad " during a meeting with senior European officials in Brussels, the German weekly Der Spiegel reported. At the Group of Seven summit that followed, Trump's first, passages on free trade and on immigration were substantially altered compared to previous years, while the USA was alone in failing to commit to the global Paris climate agreement. Read More

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Novak Djokovic makes winning start with new coach Andre Agassi

However, Djokovic has been trying out various new methods and revealed after his French Open win against Marcel Granollers that he could come to a decision soon, although he denied Agassi's fitness coach Gil Reyes is in the running. 5 Milos Raonic who defeated Belgian Steve Darcis 6-3, 6-4, 6-2; No. 7 Marin Cilic who dismissed Ernests Gulbis 6-3, 6-3, 6-3; and No. 10 David Goffin who had little trouble with Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-2, 6-2, 6-2. Read More

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Del Potro makes winning return at French Open

Del Potro makes winning return at French Open

The 31-year-old entered the match with a 2-5 record on the season and was dominated in the first set but she quickly gathered herself to push Konta in the middle set. But in terms of the match that I played and the improvements that I feel I have made, I do feel like I am a better player at the end of this last few weeks on the surface than I was at the beginning. Read More

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Chicago Bears QB Mark Sanchez hurts knee, out until training camp

Chicago Bears QB Mark Sanchez hurts knee, out until training camp

Former South Carolina great Connor Shaw is looking for a new National Football League team. Thanks to a new team rule, the reporters actually at the OTA session weren't allowed to report on Sanchez's injury, but news got out anyway. Chicago was able to snag Shaw before risking that he would go elsewhere. The Bears now have Mike Glennon , Mark Sanchez , and No. 2 overall draft pick Mitch Trubisky in their quarterback room. Read More

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Huddersfield Town to celebrate Premier League promotion with civic ceremony

The game finished 0-0 after extra time, and it was Hefele once again who missed, this time from the penalty spot to give Reading the advantage in the shootout. Wagner, a surprise appointment to succeed Chris Powell as head coach in November 2015, could not contain his delight. Schindler scored the winning penalty in the shoot-out to fire the Terriers into the top flight for the first time since 1972. Read More

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Andy Murray answers doubters with French Open first-round win

Andy Murray answers doubters with French Open first-round win

Murray, who was runner-up to Novak Djokovic past year, has been struggling in 2017 but looked far more comfortable on the red dirt as the match progressed. The British contingent will be hoping to make an impact on day three of the French Open at Roland Garros as rising star Johanna Konta and world number one Andy Murray open their campaigns on Court Philippe Chatrier on Tuesday. Read More

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Denver sportswriter out of job after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 driver

Denver sportswriter out of job after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 driver

In almost the same position five years later, Sato leaned on lessons learned in that 2012 defeat and became the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500 . According to the F1 Broadcastingblog-as cited by Sports Business Daily's Adam Stern, who keeps a Twitter thread of the Verizon IndyCar Series' television ratings each race-an average of 443,000 people in Spain watched the live broadcast of the Indy 500. Read More

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Ducks F Rakell out for Game 5

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne , right, makes a save with his glove off a shot by Anaheim Ducks center Andrew Cogliano , left, during the third period of Game 5 in the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Western Conference finals in. Anaheim took advantage of the mismatch, with Silfverberg feeding defenceman Brandon Montour for a one-timer and Chris Wagner sliding in the rebound. Read More

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Gareth Southgate pushes for more data sharing to aid player fitness

If I am trying to keep Jose happy that's going to be, let's say fairly hard. I am not in a position where I can make decisions to keep people happy. "We hope he's back playing regularly and back playing well". He was picked ahead of United team-mate Wayne Rooney for England's World Cup qualifier against Scotland in Glasgow on June 10 and friendly against France in Paris on June 13. Read More

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Jeb Bush drops effort to buy Marlins

Jeb Bush drops effort to buy Marlins

Earlier this month, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred identified the Romney and Bush groups as having submitted relatively even bids of about $1.3 billion. The Marlins won the World Series in 2003 under Loria, but have not been back to the postseason since. The CBS affiliate in Miami reported the plan had been for Bush to handle the business side of the team while Jeter handled the baseball operations, but the former Yankees captain, according to the report, wanted a bigger role. Read More

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Kvitova's return to provide French Open with early emotions

Russia's Ekaterina Makarova stunned World No. 1 Angelique Kerber to win 6-2, 6-2. "Last year was not the best for me". "I'm happy with the game, of course", Kvitova said, "but I mean, it wasn't really about the game today". But while Thiem reached the last four previous year, Tomic has never gone past the second round on the Paris clay. Makarova pointed out she never had played a singles match in the tournament's main stadium (she was the 2013 French Open women's doubles champion). Read More

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Seeded Kerber loses in first round of French Open

The American made her debut at Roland Garros 20 years ago, reaching her only final in 2002, which she lost to sister Serena. Angelique Kerber has a lot to play for at the French Open . "It's a pleasure to be here". "I really was a (Pete) Sampras fan, to tell you the truth", he said. Then, addressing her guest box, which included her parents and brother, she said: "Thank you for everything you helped me through (in) this hard time". Read More

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Celtics' Thomas says hip surgery not top option

The 28-year-old Thomas aggravated his specific injury - officially labeled as a right femoral-acetabular impingement with labral tear - during Game 6 of the second-round series against the Washington Wizards on May 12. We just wanted to build good habits and have fun playing some basketball, man. "I did pretty much everything that MJ did when I was a kid, I shot fadeaways before I should have, I wore a leg sleeve on my leg and folded it down so you saw the red part, I wore black and red ... Read More

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