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Leonard to miss Game 4 with Spurs on brink of elimination

While the Warriors are one win away from the NBA Finals , Durant is pleased with his choice to join the two-time defending Western Conference champions regardless of how the playoffs end. When Ginobili checked out for the final time with 2:54 remaining after scoring 15 points with 7 assists and 3 steals, nearly every player on the court was clapping.



Patty Mills' Spurs tumble out of National Basketball Association playoffs

Golden State would be the first franchise from the West other than the Lakers to make the Finals in three straight seasons. Golden State have faced Cleveland in the last two finals and the Cavaliers are on course to meet them once again as they hold a 2-1 series lead against the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference final.



Warriors look to complete sweep of Spurs

San Antonio Spurs small forward Kawhi Leonard (in suit) watches from the bench against the Golden State Warriors during the first half in game three of the Western conference finals of the NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center. "He's not thrilled he's not playing, but he's not ready.". Whatever good that carries over to Game 4 will likely follow a similar formula: LaMarcus Aldridge and Pau Gasol sharing the floor less (they played together for under 8 minutes on Saturday ); solid team ...



Greek authorities and politicians condemn Manchester attack

Greater Manchester Police said they were called to the venue at around 10.35pm and approach roads were closed. At least 22 people died in a suspected suicide bombing at a pop concert in the British city of Manchester this morning. The mayor of Manchester , Andy Burnham , said of the victims: "These were children, young people and their families that those responsible chose to terrorize and kill".



Gael Clichy set to leave Manchester City

I'm capable to play more. "That would be the best way for me". Toure, who has been with City since 2010, added: 'To be honest, to see me in another shirt would be quite hard'. "I want to say a proper goodbye", Toure said. "What I did for the club they always recognise and it's something special". The former France global made just 16 Premier League appearances for Pep Guardiola's side as they secured automatic qualification for the Champions League after finishing third in the table.


Adams hits 2-run HR to power Braves past Pirates, 5-2

Adams hits 2-run HR to power Braves past Pirates, 5-2

Two hits opened the inning and an error followed for a third Braves run. With a run already in, Brandon Phillips cracked a solo homer off Cole to put the Braves up, 2-1, in the third. "It doesn't happen very often, not even in Little League". He has now recorded eight consecutive quality starts which have produced these numbers: 0.96 WHIP, 2.25 ERA, 4.36:1 K:BB ratio and 15.0 pitches per inning.