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Chelsea earns $195 million for winning Premier League

Chelsea earns $195 million for winning Premier League

English champions Chelsea received a record Premier League pay-out of more than £150 million ($190 million, 172 million euros) this season, almost £60 million more than their predecessors Leicester , after new TV deals came into force.



Klay Thompson Foul Trouble Stat To Watch Guarding LeBron, Kyrie

Otherwise, the most they could pay Durant is 120 percent of his salary this season, which comes out to just under $32 million. "I've still got to do my routine, put in the same work and execute on the court no matter what I've been through".



Durant may take less money to keep Warriors intact

NO WORRY FROM CURRY: After a knee injury in the playoffs and a quick turnaround following the conference finals , Curry wasn't in top shape last June. Game two is Monday (NZ time ) in Oakland. "It's awesome. Especially since this is Year 14 for me, for this to happen now, this means so much", Korver said of his first trip to the Finals .



Lebanon might ban new 'Wonder Woman' because of star's Israeli heritage

The move was reportedly started by the Campaign to Boycott Supporters of Israel in Lebanon, which pointed-out that screening the film in the country would violate the law. "I want my film to be celebrated", she said. Wonder woman will be in theaters around New Zealand tomorrow and will also star Chris Pine , David Thewlis and Robin Wright .



Brown expecting to coach Warriors in Game 1 of NBA Finals

However, the Cavaliers are peaking at the right moment with LeBron James also having a playoff for the ages. ABOUT THE WARRIORS: Golden State hasn't lived down the memory of blowing a 3-1 lead in last season's finals, the turning point being a one-game suspension handed to Green after a flagrant foul for kicking James in the groin during Game 4 .



American Kisner closes with 66 to win Colonial

At Colonial, an unexpected 40-foot birdie putt at the 404-yard 10th hole started Kisner's back-nine push. He had a bogey at the 16th before sinking a five-foot par-saving putt at the final hole. It set the clubhouse target of 11-under 277, and Noren had to wait more than two hours to see if the lead would hold up in the European Tour's signature event.