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Sport Most-Watched NBA Finals Since 1998 Finish Strong
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Durant said he has "no question" in his mind he will be back with the Warriors. The Warriors put the blown 3-1 lead jokes in the past and Kevin Durant got the championship that he desired. Led by NBA Finals MVP and newcomer Kevin Durant , the NBA's latest "super team" proved to be too much for the Cleveland Cavaliers . This piece has been updated to correct LeBron James' scoring statistics from Game Five.

Author: 0 Selanne, Kariya headline Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017

While he only played three seasons with the Bruins, Recchi made an immediate impact for Boston - serving as a veteran leader on a team that won the 2011 Stanley Cup Final. "Daniel's ability to score the big goals was second-to-none, his ability to lift his game in bigger games was (something) special he had, Daniel was the ultimate performer and that's why he was so successful for such a long time".

Sport Brooks Koepka US Open victory pushes new major victor streak to 7
Author: 0 Brooks Koepka US Open victory pushes new major victor streak to 7

Koepka followed his first career title at the Challenge de Catalunya with victories at Italy's Montecchia Open, the Challenge de España and the Scottish Hydro Challenge. "That's probably the most emotion I've ever shown coming down the stretch", Koepka said of his fist-pumping celebration. "To go over there, I think it helped me grow up a little bit and really figure out that, hey, play golf, get it done, and then you can really take this somewhere", he said.

Author: 0 Nationals Nearing Minor League Deal With Francisco Rodriguez

Rodriguez, more affably referred to as K-Rod, ranks fourth all-time in saves - behind only Mariano Rivera , Trevor Hoffman and Lee Smith - with 437 and is the active saves leader in Major League Baseball. "To be honest, no one talked to me", Rodriguez told the Detroit News. The "Nats need to do something, but they can't simply be content with getting K-Rod, and in my opinion, they shouldn't even have gone after the once-great closer".

Sport Record-breaker Stroll realises Formula One dream
Author: 0 Record-breaker Stroll realises Formula One dream

The 18-year-old made the most of a chaotic but thrilling Azerbaijan Grand Prix , running smoothly in the top ten at the outset before taking advantage of a clash between Force India's drivers and Kimi Raikkonen's demise after the Finn's Ferrari was struck by debris.

Sport Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup
Author: 0 Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

Roldan initially sent off midfielder Siani, drawing furious Cameroonian protests with Broos incensed on the sidelines, and even Germany boss Loew got involved. "We created a lot of openings, which is something that has been lacking". The sterling performance from the Socceroos was not enough to save them from elimination from the Confederations Cup after a loss to Germany and a draw with Cameroon in their previous group fixtures.

Author: 0 Niki Lauda slams 'crazy' Sebastian Vettel after moment of madness in Baku

After studying the data from Lewis Hamilton's Mercedes vehicle, they discovered that he'd acted in the exact same manner at the corner on the previous two restarts. After all the chaos and the red flag I felt that a podium was in reach but then once Lewis had to pit and Seb had the penalty I knew the win was possible.

Author: 0 Ronaldo remains coy about his Real future

James Rodriguez could join AC Milan in a €60 million move, though reports indicate the Colombian is holding out for a switch to Manchester United . 'It is a person decision and if a person really wants something to happen then it will end up happening, but I see it as unlikely'.

Sport Trump to meet with telecom CEOs
Author: 0 Trump to meet with telecom CEOs

Spicer was asked during Tuesday's press briefing about a lack of access for members of the press covering President Donald Trump . Canadian's Global Skills program issues work permits and temporary resident visas within two weeks, rather than the standard one year.

Sport Harvick Heads for Victory Lane in Sonoma
Author: 0 Harvick Heads for Victory Lane in Sonoma

Daytona 500 victor Kurt Busch was seventh for Ford. Everybody from Bush, Jimmy John's and Mobil 1, Outback, Hunt Brothers and everybody. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. "With clean air and a long run, that's always my strong suit". A seven-time victor previous year in the Truck Series , Byron, broke through just a week after an agonizingly close loss to Denny Hamlin at MI.

Sport Boston Celtics Make Trade Of No.1 Pick Official, Ainge Excited
Author: 0 Boston Celtics Make Trade Of No.1 Pick Official, Ainge Excited

In return, the Celtics will receive the 76ers' first-round pick this year - No. 3 overall - as well as one future first round pick. NY is conveniently located between both cities and 76ers fans have made the trip here frequently over the last couple years as their team has had high picks - including the No.

Sport 'I don't care': Aussie coach tetchy ahead of Confed opener
Author: 0 'I don't care': Aussie coach tetchy ahead of Confed opener

Tim Cahill leads his teammates during a training session ahead of tonight's Confederations Cup group match with Germany in Russian Federation. Australia have now lost four FIFA Confederations Cup matches in a row, having failed to collect a point in their three group matches on their last appearance at the tournament, at Germany 2005.

Sport Striker Costa hard to replace at Chelsea, says Lampard
Author: 0 Striker Costa hard to replace at Chelsea, says Lampard

Everton have set an astonishing £100million asking price for the Belgium global, who has scored 87 goals after four years at Goodison Park, and Lampard is wary of the "inflated" transfer market. "They need a physical presence, someone who can replicate what Costa does but also a player that will get them 20-plus goals a season". Of all the strikers linked with Everton , surely this one makes the most sense.

Sport New Orleans Pelicans NBA draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
Author: 0 New Orleans Pelicans NBA draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades

In his defense, Josh Jackson probably hasn't played a lot of baseball. But hey, at least Jackson recognizes his own strengths and weaknesses. Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough said Friday the organization was compliant with National Basketball Association rules before it selected former Kansas swingman Josh Jackson with the No.

Sport Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row
Author: 0 Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row

Hamilton accused Vettel of "disrespectful" driving after the four-time champion pulled alongside Hamilton and appeared to deliberately swerve into him when they were behind the safety auto approaching the midway point of a stop-start race. Hamilton and Vettel had an on-track run-in while the race was neutralised, which yielded a penalty for the latter - but a loose headrest denied Hamilton what could've been a comfortable cruise to victory.

Sport Nice work if you can get it: Balotelli extends deal
Author: 0 Nice work if you can get it: Balotelli extends deal

He enjoyed an eventful season, playing only 28 games, he scored 17 goals as he returned to something like his old form. Nice ended the campaign third in Ligue 1, their highest finish since 1976, securing a place in qualifying for next season's Champions League.

Sport BJ Penn Thought About Retiring After UFC Fight Night 103 Loss
Author: 0 BJ Penn Thought About Retiring After UFC Fight Night 103 Loss

Siver also connects with a few rights against Penn, Siver continues to just attack Penn with a variety of kicks. But he didn't limit himself to his feet. Two of the three judges scored the last round 10-8 in favor of Siver (23-11, 12-8-1), giving him the win by a final count of 29-28, 29-27 and 28-28 for the majority decision.

Sport Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'
Author: 0 Sean Spicer: Reporters Ask Snarky Questions at Briefings to 'Become YouTube Stars'

Spicer noted the administration has looked at data that suggests this White House has been more accommodating than past ones regarding requests to make President Donald Trump available for interviews. Whatever the reason might be, if Spicer actually leaves, not only would the press miss his erratic performance in the briefing room, but America would also miss him.

Sport Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland
Author: 0 Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland

Rory Best knows that the Lions must learn quickly to become ruthless or their tour will begin to unravel. Henry was Lions coach in Australia in 2001 and Warren Gatland cited his mistakes as an example of what not to do with the touring team, as he divided the squad into two groups - test players and the rest.

Author: 0 Manchester City confident of signing Alexis Sanchez

Arsenal's hopes of keeping Alexis Sanchez have been given a boost amid reports from L'Equipe claiming that Bayern Munich have cooled their interest in the Chile global - to turn their attention to Yannick Ferreira Carrasco. "I don't know what was going on". And with him, we would surely improve. "We need to rest and, on Sunday, we have to play the same way we did [against Germany]".

Sport Astros hit 3 HRs, finish winning trip by beating Seattle 8-2
Author: 0 Astros hit 3 HRs, finish winning trip by beating Seattle 8-2

You don't need to tell Servais. "They did prove it today". But after Friday night's blowout win against the Astros, multiple Mariners' players, including Felix Hernandez and Jarrod Dyson , said this series against first-place Houston was big because the Astros have been so good and have such a big lead in the division.

Sport Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks
Author: 0 Lions name team to face Maori All Blacks

Ulster stalwart Best found the scrum refereeing "frustrating", but backed the Lions to prove their set-piece power moving forward. Waisake Naholo was released by the All Blacks to face the Lions and grabbed a try in an assured performance.

Sport India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy
Author: 0 India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy

Legal experts are divided whether celebrating Pakistan's victory over India in Champions Trophy final on Sunday attract sedition charges or not, with some holding that it is not crime while others term it an "anti-national" act. However, this was not the first time some Indian Muslim men have been arrested for supporting Pakistan . According to reports, the incident happened in Mohad village, which is located at a distance of around 212km from the capital city of Bhopal, on Sunday ...

Author: 0 Ronaldo ordered to appear in court

Ronaldo is with Portugal at the FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and has not said anything about his future since the A Bola story was published. Perez's radio interview came hours after the 70-year-old businessman was reelected to a fifth four- year term as Madrid's president. In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league performance.