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Warriors clinch National Basketball Association title to continue golden age

They may have blown a 3-1 lead last year, but the Warriors followed up their Game 4 loss with a huge victory and have now won their second title in three years. It was another gruelling season for James, who posted a game-high 41 points on Monday. Perhaps that's the motivation the team needed-the sound of their hometown crowd in their ears-as they fought to outlive last year's great defeat, and win the National Basketball Association championship for the second time in three years under ...


Stuttering Murray faces Del Potro test in Paris

Stuttering Murray faces Del Potro test in Paris

She just keeps her head down. Third-seeded Stan Wawrinka had just beaten Fabio Fognini on Court Suzanne Lenglen when the rain began to fall. There is also the case of Asia's two highest ranked players in Kei Nishikori facing Hyeon Chung while in an-all French affair, Richard Gasquet faces Gael Monfils .


Warriors have chance to clinch National Basketball Association title at home

Warriors have chance to clinch National Basketball Association title at home

For one, instead of Harrison Barnes, who averaged less than 10 points per game in last year's Finals, the Warriors upgraded to Kevin Durant , whose 34.3 points per game average might have him in line for Finals MVP. They're at home, they've been provoked and they're still the deeper and more versatile team . The total is 231½ and Sherman said the public is betting the over on the game, first half (121½) and first quarter (62½).


Warriors' Green: Officials 'messed up pretty bad' on technical reversal

Warriors' Green: Officials 'messed up pretty bad' on technical reversal

On Thursday, Green had some choice words for the people who heckled his mother following the Warriors' 118-113 Game 3 win. In all, five players committed technical fouls in the third - James and Iman Shumpert from the Cavaliers and Kevin Durant , Green and Zaza Pachulia from the Warriors.



Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Crosby so wanted to taste victory after the defeat that he quickly hopped on a plane to the Czech Republic and helped Canada capture gold at the world championships. We just never gave up, and it was quite the run. "It was tough for sure". With all that star power ( Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin , et.al.) and a championship pedigree (that's now three Stanley Cup titles in nine years) it is not hard to draw that conclusion.