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Despite Sideshow, Oakland remains mostly calm after Warriors win

Despite Sideshow, Oakland remains mostly calm after Warriors win

Kevin Love had a awful night with only 6 points. Kevin Durant emerged as the MVP in the NBA Finals averaging 35.2 points per game, 8.4 rebounds per game and 5.4 assists per game. Golden State plays under a set of offensive-friendly rules, and critics said they wouldn't have stood up to the rugged play of the past. The Golden State Warriors could finally put those jokes about them losing a 3-1 lead to rest.


Warriors beat Cavs for second title in three years

Warriors beat Cavs for second title in three years

In a most lovely and poetic finish, the Warriors, who came into Monday night's game leading the Finals series 3-1, pulled off a flawless victory and won the game with a 9 point lead, leaving no doubt that they are the champions. The Warriors responded with a 28-4 run for a lead they never gave up after that. There is already talk of the Spurs adding a point guard like Chris Paul or Derrick Rose in the offseason.



AB De Villiers to lead South Africa in T20 series against England

AB de Villiers will lead South Africa in the three-match T20I series against England , starting next Wednesday, standing in for regular skipper Faf du Plessis . He was asked how South Africa would go about preparing for the next big ICC tournament, the 2019 World Cup. De Villiers captained two matches as interim skipper before being confirmed the permanent Test captain but never fulfilled the role after injury and then a Test hiatus kept him out of the whites.


Nantes receives permission to hire Claudio Ranieri

Nantes receives permission to hire Claudio Ranieri

He will replace Sergio Conceicao , who joined Porto last week , and is expected to sign a two-year contract, the report said. " I've been dealing with a courteous, polite and dynamic man who seems so much younger than his actual age ". The Italian has been out of work since being sacked by Leicester City earlier this year, less than 12 months after guiding them to the Premier League title.


Steve Kerr expected to return as Golden State Warriors coach

Steve Kerr expected to return as Golden State Warriors coach

To go with Durant's numbers on Monday night, Curry had 34 points, 10 assists and six rebounds. Golden State went 67-15 this season in locking up the top seed in the Western Conference. OAKLAND , Calif. (AP) - They made their group plea to Kevin Durant last summer, Stephen Curry and the core of the Golden State Warriors traveling cross-country to go at a prized free agent the only way they do it around here: with "Strength in Numbers".