by | June 17, 2017 | 11:18

I think it's just the ignorance, the convenient ignorance. Durant did indeed join a ready-made contender by teaming up with two-time reigning league MVP Stephen Curry on a team that won it all in 2015 and were runners-up past year after a season in which they had a record 73 wins in 82 games.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:13

The 177th U.S. Open golf tournament continues today in Erin Hills in Erin, Wis., with the third round of the PGA Tour's second major of the season. That's more than any before in the first round of a US Open . This one he'd rather forget. Normally, Johnson will feast on the par-five holes because of his tremendous distance, and he will have to do a better job Friday.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:04

Murray beat the 21-year-old Khachanov 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in two hours and four minutes to record the 650th win of his career. "In the US Open final previous year he definitely deserved to win [against Novak Djokovic]". "I do think sport, and tennis in particular because of the nature of it, is such a global sport, it does bring lots of people together from, you know, many different places", he said.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:02

The 24-year-old Mladenovic had never made it past the third round in Paris . A daring backhand drop shot earned the woman in green a break point, but Mladenovic netted her best shot, the forehand, and could not convert. No. 20 Pablo Carreno Busta , and No. 2 Djokovic vs. Thiem defeated defending champion Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals. Bacsinszky will be 28; Ostapenko will turn 20.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:43

Nobody wanted him. A lot of people didn't expect these guys to be where they are today. The celebration was something unique but also shows how close the Curry family is, and they opted to stay at home and be together during this time. But Kyrie Irving missed all six of his shots in the fourth quarter after his back and knee stiffened. Steph has given no indication that he intends on leaving the Warriors organization.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:38

The two-time NBA Champion contributed a 2015 Finals MVP-esque performance scoring 20 points on 9-of-14 from the field, three assists, three rebounds, one turnover and +18 in 38 minutes. The parade will start at Broadway and 11th St. and will take its course to the south side of Lake Merritt. And considering it took a one-time-only salary cap spike to allow this to come together, he may not win this argument.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:36

England had been the runner-up in the previous edition of Champions Trophy in 2013. It was an outcome which confounded nearly all predictions after England had breezed through the group stages - while Pakistan began their campaign with a landslide defeat against India and sneaked into the last four only when they beat Sri Lanka by three wickets at this same venue two days ago.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:34

Casey has not enjoyed much success at the U.S. Open throughout his career, but he had six birdies, an eagle and two bogeys. He three-putted on No. 13. Payne Stewart made a 15-foot par putt on the last hole to beat Mickelson by one shot. The 28-year-old Holywood ace struggled with the heavy rough at Erin Hills , while his short game also let him down.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:23

Swift recently made her albums available again on all music streaming apps, including Spotify , Google Play, Pandora and Amazon Music, among others, according to The Verge . At the height of her pop powers, Perry scored a record-breaking six USA number one singles from 2010's Teenage Dream album. Honestly, it's really like she started it and it's time for her to finish it.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:20

A company spokesman told WISN that, while some witnesses said they thought someone may have parachuted from the aircraft, exiting the blimp with a parachute is impossible. Video of the blimp going down over the golf course near Hartford, Wisconsin, was captured by several people and posted to social media on Thursday afternoon.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:02

Rickie Fowler looked to move clear at the top of the US Open leaderboard on Friday as rivals Rory McIlroy and Jason Day headed for the exit. Still to be determined was who made it to the weekend, and where the cut would fall. When Friday's second round began, Spieth trailed by eight shots and was tied for 61st. Another warm, dry day is drying out the course, and the players are noticing a difference.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:02

Durant, who lost in his only previous Finals appearance in 2012, led the way for the Warriors with 39 points and was relieved after feeling pressure to deliver prior to the game. That could involve moving forward Kevin Love , who was only 2-for-8 for six points in the final game. "Our perspective, being blessed to play on this stage three years in a row, it's for these fans, for our organization, for these families".

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:44

Open rookie Xander Schauffele in a most peculiar debut for the 11-year-old golf course. His 7-under par tied the record to par for the first round of a U.S. "You can not play this golf course if you're not in position off the tee, and I wasn't in position", he said. FALLING STARS: Dustin Johnson's repeat quest got off to a rough start.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:41

Rory McIlroy and Jason Day were sure to miss the cut after reaching the clubhouse on five and 10 over respectively, but world number one Dustin Johnson boosted his hopes of making the weekend by clawing his way back to one over for the tournament through five holes.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:33

Following a swirl of reports to the contrary, the Warriors said earlier this week that no decision had been made on whether the team would accept the traditional invitation to visit the White House . Curry and Durant also heard from former President Barack Obama with congratulations, though Durant said he was most excited that among 200 messages was a text from a high school girlfriend he didnt realize still had his number.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:28

This spectacle will be one of the most expensive in history, and according to several sources, more than a half a billion dollars is involved. "This is a fight that Floyd is taking very, very seriously, because we all do know all it takes in boxing is one shot and he don't have to be a clean shot", Ellerbe said .

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:14

But if he is to capture the first major championship of his PGA career, he understands his work at the U.S. Open is far from over. Then , he broke through with a PGA Tour victory in March. Rickie Fowler never came seriously close to a bogey on his way to a 7-under 65, which matched the U.S. Open record to par for the opening round.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:07

Vettel's hopes were hit when his front wing was damaged by Max Verstappen's Red Bull at the first corner, and he had to stop to replace it. "We have finally taken a one-two finish and done so at a track that we expected would be hard for us", Wolff said.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:03

According to the prosecutor's statement cited by AP, the shell company was set up to "create a screen in order to hide his total income from Spain's Tax Office". The prosecutor goes on to state that Ronaldo "intentionally" did not reveal income of $31.8 million earned from the sale of image rights from 2015-20 to another company located in Spain .

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:04

With one of the best players of all time potentially on the market, clubs all over Europe will be falling over themselves just for a chance to talk with Ronaldo. He even signed an extension through 2021 with the club this past November, and a year ago he claimed he'd retire at the club when he hit his 40s. The former Manchester United winger is angry about the way he has been treated by Spanish tax authorities and he wants to leave the country.

by | June 17, 2017 | 09:01

Earlier, put in to bat first, openers Rohit Sharma (91) and Shikhar Dhawan (68) provided their side with a flawless start as not only did they blast half-centuries each, but also went on to stitch a huge 136-run stand, thus making them the most successful opening pair in the history of the eight-team marquee event.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:57

Johnson is expecting his second child this week and his wife, Paulina Gretzky , is set to undergo a c-section birth just two days before DJ has to defend his U.S. After playing for the victorious US team in the Ryder Cup, Johnson has dominated in 2017. Since winning his first career Major with his Masters victory in early April, Garcia has finished higher than 20th in only one of three tournaments.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:59

After the Warriors blew a 3-1 Finals lead against the Cavaliers past year, LeBron James appeared to tweak Golden State by wearing an "Ultimate Warrior" t-shirt during Cleveland's victory parade . And so, it wasn't that (what James said ) didn't sit well with me. You started the superteam, bro! But for now, fans can enjoy the humor of James and Green throwing jabs at one another via social media.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:57

The long discussed, highly anticipated fight will be contested at 154 pounds, over 12 rounds, and it will go down at the T-Mobile Arena. The fight has the potential to be the richest in history, with many claiming that Mayweather vs. "I third that", said Mayweather Promotions CEO Leonard Ellerbe . There is no doubt that Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather will be seen as a showdown between boxing and MMA.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:51

Matz limited the Braves to one run over seven innings in his 2017 debut Saturday, leading the Mets to an 8-1 win in the second game of a doubleheader.Making his first start after an elbow injury cost him more than two months, Matz showed no ill effects.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:51

World No. 47 Ostapenko is the first unseeded player to lift the Roland Garros title in the Open era and the first Latvian major champion in history. "I'm also a bit of an extreme person", Ostapenko told a small group of reporters shortly after her final, when asked if she was as gung-ho in other aspects of her life.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:47

As for visiting President Trump, Shaun Livingston described how the team meeting will likely go down. Curry is not the only member of the Warriors organisation opposed to the views of President Trump. "I've stated my feeling before", Livingston said. "I don't believe I've played for a superteam", James said. "I like those messages; those are nice".

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:40

Leishman is now sharing eighth place, only three shots back of co-leaders Rickie Fowler and England's Paul Casey at seven-under. Just like that, Casey is 4 over for the day and now five shots out of the lead. Hideki Matsuyama had a solid showing at the Masters in April. "That's stuff you're not going to get if I had one of my best friends caddie for me".

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:38

Mourinho has worked with the Spain worldwide previously during their mutual time at the Santiago Bernabeu, with the latest report suggesting that the United manager has called the striker to tell him he "would be important" at the Manchester club.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:34

In windy conditions Murray double-faulted to lose serve in the third game and Nishikori pinged a forehand victor past him to move 5-2 ahead before serving out the set. Wawrinka, who crushed Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-3, 6-1 in yesterday's quarter-finals, is a late developer. " It's not always been easy for me here but the last few years have been great ", Murray said courtside.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:34

Super Teams are great for the National Basketball Association. I didn't join a super team. LeBron claims he doesn't believe in Super Teams. It was an easy way to see this as an answer for LeBron James diss from the year before. The shirt James wore read " Ultimate Warrior " referencing the wrestler, but also taking a shot at the Warriors. It was very surprising, because like I said, he was the one who opened the door for that.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:33

Nadal is the first man in the Open era to win a Grand Slam 10 times. Nadal, who has now closed back to within three of Roger Federer's all-time record of 18 grand slams with a 15th major title of his own was beaming after the win. The third set proved to be too easy for Nadal and it looked like Wawrinka had given up. Confronted with the match's first break point, 10 minutes in, he solved the predicament this way: service victor at 107 miles per hour (173 kph), ace at 117 miles per hour ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:29

The 2010-14 Miami Heat aside, and the 2014-17 Cleveland Cavaliers aside, James needs superstar teammates wherever he goes, especially as he ages. "The Lakers could very well be a target". The Lakers now seem to have a better chance to have more cap space given that president of basketball operations Magic Johnson has spoken numerous times about saving cap space for 2018 , while the Clippers might have to commit big money to Paul, Blake Griffin and J.J.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:18

After a pair of holds were recorded to start the second set, it was the 19-year old who struck first, breaking for her first lead in the match at 2-1. "I have to take it one step at a time and just - I'm still in the semi-final, and it's going to be a hard match". Ostapenko, who had defeated Australian Samantha Stosur in the last 16, and Bacsinszky are set to meet for a place in the final tomorrow - which will be a birthday for both players.

by | June 17, 2017 | 08:19

It was an up-and-down season for Tapwrit , too - well, more like a down-and-up season. A $1.2m yearling bought at Fasig-Tipton, Tapwrit is owned by a partnership comprising Bridlewood Farm, Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, and Robert LaPenta .