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Griezmann 'called Mourinho to explain United snub'

Griezmann followed it up by saying that he was ready to leave Atletico in order to fulfil his ambitions of winning trophies. Griezmann, 26, has been widely tipped to join United in a blockbuster off-season transfer but the Atletico star appeared to commit himself to the La Liga outfit on Thursday.


French Open 2017 results: Novak Djokovic, Venus Williams rolling at Roland Garros

French Open 2017 results: Novak Djokovic, Venus Williams rolling at Roland Garros

The American was in tears at the net after getting past Borna Coric last time out, but he proved unable to extend his fearless campaign, Thiem winning 6-1 7-6 (7-4) 6-3. "I think at the beginning of the match , I thought my opponent was not playing bad, but I was able to produce winners, to play with no mistakes, to play very long", said Nadal.


Brothers in arms: Curry pays tribute to Iverson in NBA Finals

Brothers in arms: Curry pays tribute to Iverson in NBA Finals

Out of concern that the schedule was leading to more injuries, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver and the players union this year agreed to add a week to next year's schedule while keeping the season at the same number of games . "We expect them to play better". He registered seven uncontested dunks in the first half. So while Rihanna grabbed many headlines following Thursday's game , we have a feeling Durant and the Warriors will take the series-opening victory.



Echoes of disappointment surround lawmakers after IL budget stalemate

The Democratic-led Legislature and first-term Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner have stared each other down since 2015. A spokeswoman for Gov. Bruce Rauner blamed the downgrade on the failure of Illinois House Democrats to pass a budget. "He hijacked the grand bargain", he said. House Republican leader Jim Durkin told the Chicago Tribune he did not think the two parties would find common ground before recess.



Champions League: Real Madrid, Juventus go for history in final

He also consistently managed to be the guy springing major counter-attacks and feeding the ball to whichever attacker actually got the assist on a goal . But he can determine much more the outcome of a match because of the role he plays and his history. It's the same for Juventus . "We're going to try and overturn our record in history".


Rihanna Maybe Heckled the Warriors' Kevin Durant During the NBA Finals

Rihanna Maybe Heckled the Warriors' Kevin Durant During the NBA Finals

While Kevin Durant does have a tiny bit of history crushing on Riri (but honestly, who doesn't?), he tried to play it cool in the post-game press conference, despite social media's best efforts to call him out. A year later, he tweeted asking for Rihanna to wish him a happy birthday, which she quickly obliged . "Don't fall into that trap, man", commented Steph Curry after Durant responded with the obvious "I don't remember" defense.