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Author: 0 Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

The Cavaliers made 15 of 24 shots in the first quarter to seize a 37-33 lead, James and Irving each scoring 12 points in the period, as did Curry for Golden State . J.R. Smith is 5 for 5 from 3-point range for the Cavaliers, who trailed by 17 in the second quarter and 11 at halftime. Durant has been criticized occasionally in his career for struggling in the biggest of moments, but he has been devastating in these NBA Finals.

Sports Young Lions win England's first world title in 51 years
Author: 0 Young Lions win England's first world title in 51 years

Venezuela were awarded a penalty in the 74th minute but England goalkeeper, Freddie Woodman . But we're still going to get excited about this lot, and there's nothing you can do about it. Previous winners include Diego Maradona , Lionel Messi , Luis Figo , Paul Pogba and Sergio Aguero . "How many top-flight managers will have been given a mandate to blood them and make them part of their first team", Shearer wrote in The Sun.

Sports Seahawks' Eddie Lacy makes weight again, scores $55K, report says
Author: 0 Seahawks' Eddie Lacy makes weight again, scores $55K, report says

Seattle Seahawks running back Eddie Lacy is 55-thousand dollars richer today. Lacy has now passed two of his contractually obligated weigh-ins. To collect the money last month, Lacy had to weigh 255 pounds or less. His agent retweeted an ESPN article confirming he made weight. On August 1, the third check comes if he is still under 250 pounds. Asked what kinds of foods he has cut out to shed weight, Lacy said, "What kinds of things?" He played at 234 with the Packers .

Author: 0 MLB Draft begins Monday at 6 pm

And as usual, McKay did the right thing. "I learned when to show emotion and when not to", Gore said. "I had to restrain myself from jumping in". They used their second-round pick to draft the best starting pitching prospect in their organization.

Sports Penguins Stanley Cup parade planning underway in Pittsburgh
Author: 0 Penguins Stanley Cup parade planning underway in Pittsburgh

Murray is the first goaltender in National Hockey League history to win the clinching game for the Stanley Cup in each of his first two seasons. Per ESPN Stats & Info , he is the first person to close out the Stanley Cup Final with back-to-back shutouts since 1952.

Author: 0 Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

Jefferson, who began his 16-season career with the Nets and made two losing appearances in the Finals with them, got his championship ring a year ago with the Cavs and considered retiring. That's where Steph flies, in transition, because he can shoot the ball from anywhere. The Warriors ended the game on an 11-0 run. But being so far behind early on, any strategy was simply grasping at straws.

Sports Cristiano Ronaldo welcomes twins
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo welcomes twins

The names of the children will be Mateo and Eva, but the station did not have information about the city where they were born. Portugal's superstar Cristiano Ronaldo become the father for the second time. It was later revealed in 2014, via the child's grandmother and Ronaldo's mother, Dolores Aveiro, that Cristianinho was born in a private hospital in Florida.

Sports Buffon backs Donnarumma for Juventus
Author: 0 Buffon backs Donnarumma for Juventus

Buffon, a World Cup victor with Italy in 2006, had previously said next season would be his last, although he is not expected to fully retire until after the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation - if Italy qualify. "Well, I've always been, I believe, a reasonable person who tries to understand the meaning of things". If I no longer want to play, I'll stay at home because Donnarumma and Szczesny are good goalkeepers by merit, not because someone gave them something'.

Author: 0 Houston Astros place ace Dallas Keuchel on disabled list again

A day after getting scratched from his scheduled start against the Royals, Dallas Keuchel is going to be shelved for at least 10 days. In the bottom of the ninth inning, the first two Royals made outs when Salvador Perez singled. DIAMONDBACKS 10, PADRES 2 Robbie Ray struck out 11 in 6⅔ innings and Chris Owings hit a three-run home run, helping host Arizona cruise to a victory over San Diego.

Author: 0 India win toss, Kohli decides to bowl first

While South Africa's incorrigible knack to self-destruct in ICC events is inevitably under the scanner again, luck, as is its wont, played mortal enemy in the guise of rain, against Pakistan , which rendered the India clash a virtual quarter-final.

Sports Bayern Munich sign winger Gnabry from Bremen
Author: 0 Bayern Munich sign winger Gnabry from Bremen

An impressive season which yielded 11 goals from 27 appearances brought him to Bayern's attention and the two-time Germany worldwide has now joined the Bundesliga champions. Arsenal full-backs Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal have been caught liking a tweet taking a dig at Tony Pulis for comments he made over Serge Gnabry less than two years ago - via Metro .

Author: 0 Referees explain the mix-up on the Draymond Green technical foul

That appeared to serve him an automatic ejection; Green lost his mind, fans heckled him, and the public address celebrated his departure from the game with an announcement and music. After the Cavs won to give the Warriors a 3-1 lead, head coaches Tyronn Lue and Kerr were asked about the freakish moment. Kevin Durant led his team with 31 points, eight rebounds and four assists; Klay Thompson still won the shooting guard battle with 30 points, six assists and a pair of steals; and Stephen ...

Sports Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges
Author: 0 Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair arrested on gun charges

Sunday and told officers that he had "bought the gun in Florida", after cops found one pistol in the center console, according to authorities. Here's a photo of the haul the police found in the vehicle. He made the jump directly from high school to the National Basketball Association and was the 13th pick in the 2004 draft. He went on to play for the Boston Celtics, LA Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers and the Minnesota Timberwolves .

Author: 0 1 winning Powerball ticket sold in California worth $447M

There was one jackpot winning Powerball ticket sold in California in Saturday's $447.8 million grand prize drawing, the lottery game said on its website . Officials say the earliest the ticket could be redeemed is 8 a.m. Monday. The victor has one year to claim the prize. The largest lottery jackpot in US was just in January of a year ago, when three winners split a total of $1.8 billion.

Sports Kiwis clinch spot against Oracle Team USA in America's Cup
Author: 0 Kiwis clinch spot against Oracle Team USA in America's Cup

Emirates New Zealand are on the brink of securing their rematch with Oracle Team USA in the America's Cup final after another day in Bermuda when they proved impossible to beat once they had got their noses in front. On Tuesday, the Kiwis capsized at the start of a semifinal race against Britain's Land Rover BAR, throwing threw crewmen into the water and causing extensive damage.

Author: 0 Pakistan beat Sri Lanka by three wickets, reach semi final

But such promise rapidly evaporated as Pakistan lost wickets cheaply, not helping themselves through some poor shot choices. They were helped enormously by misfielding: Sri Lanka dropped Srafraz on 38 and 40, and committed repeated overthrows.

Sports Ravens Sign WR Jeremy Maclin To Two-Year Contract
Author: 0 Ravens Sign WR Jeremy Maclin To Two-Year Contract

The Ravens didn't sign a wide receiver in free agency, although they attempted to get Brandon Marshall and Pierre Garcon. He was limited to 12 games because of a groin injury. The Missouri product was taken in the first round by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2009 draft. He entered the 2015 offseason as one of the hottest free agents on the market.