Author: 0 Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson smiles while speaking at a news conference after Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Monday, June 12, 2017. Oh, there would be more partying, for sure. And while Welts signed with the Warriors the same year he came out, it's significant that the coming out happened first.

Author: 0 Francona feeling better, expected to manage Indians game

It looked as if Gonzalez could have committed to getting the out on Pederson, possibly before Taylor scored, but Manager Terry Francona alluded to the idea that there was a certain execution in mind. Cleveland scored two runs off the Dodgers bullpen in the bottom of the eighth, but Pedro Baez got Lonnie Chisenhall to fly out to third base with runners on second and third to end the inning.

Sport Kelly's pinch-hit leads Phillies past Sale, Red Sox 1-0
Author: 0 Kelly's pinch-hit leads Phillies past Sale, Red Sox 1-0

For those not in the know: The whole thing consists of the three coming together in the outfield, bowing to each other, hitting dem folks and then ceding the spotlight to the player who had the best game, who then gets to show off a dance move as the others pretend to film it.

Author: 0 Teddy Atlas Likens McGregor to a Caveman Against Mayweather

Mayweather is coming out of retirement for his 50th professional fight against McGregor who has never professionally boxed before. This could be 12 rounds of tedium on August 26 in Las Vegas that makes Mayweather-Pacquiao look like Hagler-Hearns in comparison.

Author: 0 Warriors Win Title, LeBron Contemplates Future

Curry rode with his wife and kids beside him. Kevin Durant led the way for the Warriors with 39 points, while LeBron James had a game-high of 41 points for the Cavs, whose defensive breakdowns late in the game , led to easy baskets for the Warriors.

Author: 0 Scott Dixon involved in another IndyCar crash at Texas

Series points leader Scott Dixon will start on the front row Saturday night alongside his Chip Ganassi Racing teammate. Castroneves, a three-time Indianapolis 500 victor who was the runner-up to Sato this year, was running third behind Team Penske teammates Power and Pagenaud when his front right tire gave and his auto veered into the wall coming out of the second turn on lap 91.

Author: 0 500000 fans may attend parade for Penguins' Stanley Cup win

Save a catfish. Throw a victory parade . The average cost of a Penguins game for the 2016-17 season was $149.42 and that price only goes up during the playoffs. In the end, it may be sad to see Fleury go to Vegas. There were plenty of story lines during the Stanley Cup Final but none were exploited as much as the catfish nuance that Nashville introduced to the National Hockey League.

Sport Tottenham Hotspur: Kane late strike rescues England at Hampden
Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur: Kane late strike rescues England at Hampden

There have been 114 meetings between the countries but none have ended as dramatically. "I think it is a huge moment for the team". "I've shared the leadership around and I think that's important". Their strength and power was hard to deal with, and we did it. "They keep coming back at you. It is about standing up and being counted and we did that today", he told reporters.

Sport French Club Nantes Appoint Ranieri As New Manager
Author: 0 French Club Nantes Appoint Ranieri As New Manager

Claudio Ranieri had led Leicester to a shock Premier League title in the 2015-16 campaign. The French league has rules against appointing managers above the age of 65, but the veteran Italian has been granted approval and the move has now been officially announced.

Author: 0 LeBron James Responds to Draymond Green's 'Quickie' Shirt

To add some humor to it, Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook clicked the "Like" button as well. After three consecutive Finals between these two teams, a new rivalry surely has started around the National Basketball Association.

Sport Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting
Author: 0 Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting

Trump praised the "heroic" acts of law enforcement in subduing the shooter, identified as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson , who died of gunshot wounds sustained when police engaged him. Congressman Jeff Duncan of SC said, "I'm shaken up". "The comments made by my Republican colleagues are outrageous, beneath the dignity of the job that they hold, beneath the dignity of the respect that we would like Congress to command".

Sport Antonio Conte agitated at Chelsea's summer moves
Author: 0 Antonio Conte agitated at Chelsea's summer moves

Diego Costa has gotten "lots of offers" to leave Chelsea this summer, according to the striker's brother, Jair. Diego Costa is willing to accept not playing any first team football until January to force a move to Atletico Madrid , say reports in Spain.

Sport India pick Pant, Yadav for WI tour
Author: 0 India pick Pant, Yadav for WI tour

In the case of Rohit, who is coming back after a hamstring surgery, the team management probably doesn't want him to play too many back to back matches as he has already played a month and a half of Indian Premier League followed by the Champions Trophy.

Sport Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj Singh: Virat Kohli
Author: 0 Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj Singh: Virat Kohli

The Indian batsmen remained focussed despite the rain breaks with Rohit Sharma (91 off 119), Shikhar Dhawan (68 off 65), Kohli and Yuvraj rising to the occasion in a game reduced to 48-overs-a-side affair. Yuvraj made his debut for India back in 2000 in the same tournament while he was an integral part of the Indian team that lifted World T20 2007 and ICC World Cup 2011.

Author: 0 Blimp operator: Pilot 'OK' after US Open crash

My caddie made a comment on the 9th hole". "He said the blimp is not looking good", he said to reporters. "I guess it was nose down". "I've never seen a plane crash, blimp crash, anything like that". Thursday is the first day of the tournament with the first golfers teeing off early in the morning. I was anxious when I got there because the flames were so bad and hot.

Author: 0 CT 2017: India put Bangladesh in to bat

Rohit, one of the most pleasing batsmen to watch in world cricket , was silken as usual. However, Bangladesh will have nothing to complain the way Rohit dismantled their bowling, Thursday. "Yeah, when moves like this pay off it definitely makes you feel happy". He added that he could not "take the whole credit" as he also turned to advice from wicketkeeper and former captain MS Dhoni.

Author: 0 USGA says blimp crash at Open came in open field

The National Transportation Safety Board said it would investigate the incident. A statement from the Washington County Sheriff's Office said its initial investigation shows the blimp may have experienced mechanical problems before the crash.

Author: 0 What went right, wrong for Cavs, Warriors in Game 3

Channing Frye has one more year and might have trade value as an expiring contract of almost $8 million. The Warriors signed Durant to a two-year, $55 million deal, and before the ink was dry they were an immediate favorite to beat the Cavs in the Finals.

Sport Son Heung-min to undergo arm surgery Friday
Author: 0 Son Heung-min to undergo arm surgery Friday

The South Korean sustained the injury on worldwide duty in a World Cup qualifying match against Qatar in Doha on Tuesday. Son returned home on Wednesday with a cast on his right arm and was immediately transferred to a hospital in Seoul for further examination.

Sport Buffalo Sabres hire Phil Housley as coach
Author: 0 Buffalo Sabres hire Phil Housley as coach

More recently, both had ties to the Stanley Cup finalists. While coaching there, Housley accepted a number of opportunities to coach for Team USA. Botterill did interview several other candidates, including Washington assistant Todd Reirden, before placing the search process on hold to wait for teams to conclude the playoffs.

Author: 0 Live cricket score, India vs Bangladesh, ICC Champions Trophy semi-final 2

This was after some inspired bowling changes from Kohli, including the introduction of part-time off-spinner Kedar Jadhav , which changed the complexion of the game with Bangladesh managing only 264 for seven in 50 overs. Jadhav bowled one into Tamim, who played for turn but the ball hurried on to him. Tamim rode on his luck and opened up soon. Historically India's record against Bangladesh has always been virtuous as out of 32 ODIs between them, India bagged triumph in 26 ...

Sport Portuguese authority probing alleged tax fraud by Ronaldo
Author: 0 Portuguese authority probing alleged tax fraud by Ronaldo

The accusation was made known by the tax prosecutor's office in Madrid as they revealed that a lawsuit has been filed against Cristiano Ronaldo for evading tax payment to the tune of 14.7 million euros between from 2011 to 2014. Mendes was summoned to appear before the court of instruction at Pozuelo de Alarcon, close to Madrid , on June 27. Ronaldo's representatives have denied the allegations while the 32-year-old's club side, Spanish and European champions Real Madrid , have also ...

Sport Avalanche opt to buy out D Beauchemin
Author: 0 Avalanche opt to buy out D Beauchemin

That said, the Avalanche are still on the hook for his full $4.5 million cap hit next season because he was inked to an over-35 years old contract. TSN Hockey's protection list projection for Colorado listed the Avalanche protecting eight skaters instead of the seven-three-one approach.

Sport Leeds United appoint Thomas Christiansen as their new Head Coach
Author: 0 Leeds United appoint Thomas Christiansen as their new Head Coach

He also secured the Cypriot first division title during his first campaign in charge, but the club surprisingly opted against renewing his 12-month contract. This supporter is happy with the appointment, and is now calling on Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani to splash the cash this summer. "We are confident we have found a man who can work with us to take the club to the next level".