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Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers to win NBA title

LeBron James led the Cavaliers charge with 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists but his efforts were ultimately in vain as the home team came out on top. The two-time US Olympic gold medallist scored more than 30 points in each of the five games - the first player since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000 for the LA Lakers - and averaged 35.2 per game across the series.



Warriors deliver knockout punch to Cavs, win NBA championship

This was the second Finals appearance for Durant , who lost in 2012 with Oklahoma City against LeBron James and the Miami Heat . We will never know what might have happened if Kevin Durant stayed put last summer. Kevin Durant scored 39 points and the Golden State Warriors won their fifth NBA title yesterday, ripping Cleveland 129-120 to capture the NBA Finals for the second time in three seasons.


Mexico come from behind to draw with US in World Cup qualifier

Mexico come from behind to draw with US in World Cup qualifier

Mexico are in first place with 14 points. Moments later, Mexico were given a chance to score from closer in, but the usa defense was alert to clear a risky Hirving Lozano diagonal. Mexico has been cruising through World Cup qualifying , and Bradley's goal is the first time they've trailed in this round. Their first fifteen minutes were arguably their best, and - thanks to a moment of absolute genius from Michael Bradley , a player who often saves his best for Mexico - ...


Washington promotes Doug Williams to senior VP of player personnel

Washington promotes Doug Williams to senior VP of player personnel

The Washington Redskins have finalized their front office structure following the March firing of general manager Scot McCloughan, announcing Tuesday the promotion of former Redskins quarterback Doug Williams to Senior Vice President of Player Personnel.


Mourinho Convinces Morata to Join Manchester United

Mourinho Convinces Morata to Join Manchester United

While the Champions League holders value the striker at nearer £80m the Express are citing a report coming from Spanish outlet Marca that claims Morata has now chose to join United following a personal phonecall with Mourinho . A host of names, including Andrea Belotti , Antoine Griezmann, Romelu Lukaku and Kylian Mbappe, have been linked with a move to Old Trafford, but Morata looks likely to be the man to lead the team from the front next season.


Manchester United agree €45m fee for Fabinho

Manchester United agree €45m fee for Fabinho

Fabinho's wife Rebeca Tavares is reported to have dropped a hint on social media regarding the deal by liking an Instagram post by a United fan asking Fabinho to join the Red Devils this summer. One supporter wrote: "Come to Manchester United , please". Price €45mln, it will be official in two weeks, because he is on holiday. The 29-year-old was a pivotal figure this past season for Antonio Conte's side as they won the Premier League title, but it seems as though he could be on the ...