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'Hell, nah!': High profile National Basketball Association champions oppose visiting Trump in White House

Durant said he has "no question" in his mind he will be back with the Warriors . They went 15-1 in the postseason, with sweeps in the first three round bef...


Golden State Warriors Allegedly Opt to Skip Customary White House Visit

Within hours of defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5, CNBC's Josh Brown tweeted, " NBA champion Warriors skipping the White House visit, as a unan...


Warriors up 3-0

James finished the game with 39 points while Irving finished with 38. J.R. Smith finally got started. Cleveland was physical on defense. "The goal is to wi...


Birmingham win will not have any relevance: Kohli

Dhawan is the leading run-scorer in the tournament with 317 from four innings at an average of 79.25. "But I understand as a player and as a person that it's n...


Tottenham striker Harry Kane would love England captaincy

Harry Kane will retain the England captaincy for a forthcoming friendly meeting with France, manager Gareth Southgate has confirmed. There have been 114 ...


Eagles coach predicts tough match with Bafana Bafana

If we let the crowd get excited‚ and Nigeria enjoy the game‚ then I think that's going to be a big plus for them. "Some of the younger players that have worked ...


US Open filled with limitless possibilities, few stars

Paula Dougherty of Murrieta, Calif., hugs her son Kevin after he finished the second round of the USA open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hil...


Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan outplay England by eight wickets, reach final

There is no reason for you (Sarfraz) to be so happy. "Don't wish to get into the details on who won them the games", Sohail said during a programme on a Pakista...


UK's May confident on power-saving deal

Earlier this week, in a joint press conference with Mrs May, French president Emmanuel Macron claimed the door is always open for the United Kingdom to remain...


Paul Casey fightbacks at golf's US Open

Casey, 34, brilliantly bounced back from an early round triple bogey "8" to birdie five holes in succession and end his day tied at the top of the leaderboard w...


Ronaldo : Portugal forward thinking only of Confederations Cup, says Silva

It will be European champion Portugal , with Cristiano Ronaldo in top form, taking on Gold Cup victor Mexico in a game that is likely to decide the group v...


Putin present to see Russia kick off Confederations Cup

Petersburg in 2007. New Zealand are in the Confederations Cup thanks to winning the 2016 OFC Nations Cup tournament, and they are making their fourth Con...


Oakland Triumphant as Parade Celebrates NBA-champion Warriors

Stephen Curry held the Larry O'Brien trophy, his wife and kids beside him. Sheldon Glasgow, who has been living in Oakland for 10 years, said he wasn't ang...


Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russian Federation probe

Rosenstein had written a memo , which was publicly released, recommending to the president that Comey be axed. President Donald Trump says he is being ...


Real Madrid changing Cristiano Ronaldo's mind over exit will be hard - Calderon

The accusation is just one of a number of reasons why Ronaldo allegedly wants to leave Los Blancos this summer, and inevitably talk of his departure has spa...


Trump cries witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe

Days after Comey was abruptly ousted, Rosenstein appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential ...


Sports hernias putting strain on hockey players of all ages

The expansion draft process begins Saturday when teams submit their draft protection lists, with the names released to the public the following day. There are...


LeBron James claps back Draymond Green: 'I didn't start the superteam'

Perhaps this is Green's payback for what LeBron James did when they clinched the championship a year ago and wore an " Ultimate Warrior " shirt as he made h...


Golden State Warriors speak up about alleged decision to snub Donald Trump

The Golden State Warriors celebrated their latest National Basketball Association title with a parade through downtown Oakland on Thursday that attracted an est...


Hogg to see specialist over cheekbone injury

So the Lions at last show some real roar, and for the planeloads of supporters going out for the first test - including myself - that game now brings real exc...


Gingrich says presidents can't obstruct justice - but accused Bill

Earlier this week, The Washington Post reported Mueller was investigating the possibility the President obstructed justice by suggesting then-FBI Director Jam...


Champions Trophy: India thrashes Bangladesh to play against Pakistan in final

Sarfraz Ahmed's Pakistan team had the lowest ranking entering the Champions Trophy, and was pilloried after a disappointing opening loss that had critics sugges...


America's Cup: New Zealand hold final lead after Swedish skipper goes overboard

Previously, Sweden beat Japan 5-3 and New Zealand downed Great Britain's BAR 5-2 in their respective challenger semi-finals. They then chose to sail their boa...


Putin: New sanctions will 'complicate' Russia-US ties

The Senate voted Wednesday, 97-2, to pass a measure that would toughen sanctions on Russian Federation and would prevent the White House from unilaterally rem...


Lions send message to All Blacks ahead of test series

Maro Itoje's score, a penalty try and 20 points from Leigh Halfpenny undid the Maori in Rotorua , and afterwards Gatland fired back some serious shots at...