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Finals pick up where they left off with Cavs-Warriors III
- June 02, 2017

Five years on, and Kevin Durant is back in the NBA Finals . Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving shoots during an NBA basketball practice, Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. Kevin Love sat out the 2015 finals with a shoulder injury and was more of a blue-collar, dirty work player in last year's conquest. This same theory had the Dubs beating the Cavs a year ago, too, and that didn't prevent State from squandering a 3-1 Finals lead. (more...)
Root: 'Thrilled to get off to a start like this'
- June 02, 2017

London , Jun 1 Joe Root breezed to his 10th ODI hundred as title favourites England began their tournament campaign with an eight-wicket thrashing of Bangladesh in the Champions Trophy opener here today. Australian coach Bayliss, however, was keen Monday's reverse does not lead to a policy change given England's impressive "white-ball" revival in the two years since a defeat by Bangladesh sealed their first-round exit from the 2015 World Cup. (more...)
LeBron James, Isaiah Thomas share long hug after series
- June 01, 2017

LeBron joined the fray in the second half where Cleveland outscored Boston , 65-42. After the game, James reasoned that some adversity could be a good thing for the Cavs, considering their 10-0 start to the playoffs offered minimal resistance. (more...)
Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss Prosecutors to drop charges in Stanley Cup dead catfish toss
- June 01, 2017

Pittsburgh has great team speed among the forwards so that will minimize that problem. And after Rinne had allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 , he wanted to feel good about his game again. With game one in the bag, the two teams will have until Wednesday night to re-rack and come up with a new game plan before game two in Pittsburgh . (more...)
What do Pens and Preds have in store for Game 2? What do Pens and Preds have in store for Game 2?
- June 01, 2017

Then it's way too much. In addition to holding the Penguins to the lowest shot total in a Stanley Cup Final game for any team that was victorious, the Preds kept their hosts from registering a shot on goal from the start of the second period until Jake Guentzel scored the go-ahead goal with less than four minutes to play in the final period. (more...)
LeBron's focus shifted from Finals to racism after vandalism
- June 01, 2017

While that may be possible for some, I find it virtually impossible to watch any sport I care about and not root for one team or the other. Korver ranks second among all active players with 104 playoff games without a Finals appearance, trailing only Joe Johnson's 112 games. (more...)