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Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit
- June 18, 2017

The issue has been a bed of controversy for the Warriors this season, though not necessarily from Iguodala. The Warriors drew criticism for becoming a "super team" with Durant's addition. Owner Joe Lacob said the team had yet to be invited at all, and that it would decide in the future to attend if asked . Although the Golden State Warriors have not confirmed this rumor, they have released the following statement regarding the speculation. (more...)
Grades: Jason Dufner takes the Memorial after a roller coaster weekend Grades: Jason Dufner takes the Memorial after a roller coaster weekend
- June 18, 2017

Rickie Fowler hits form the first fairway during the final round of the Memorial golf tournament, Sunday, June 4, 2017, in Dublin, Ohio . Daniel Summerhays seized a three-shot lead at the US PGA'S Memorial tournament on Saturday as overnight leader Jason Dufner ballooned to five-over par 77 in the third round. (more...)
Justin Thomas ties US Open Tournament record with 63 in third round
- June 18, 2017

Obviously, today I definitely had something to show for it. Thomas broke the US Open record for low round in relation to par. "And I wouldn't have been able to do that without that rain last night, so I guess I'm thankful for that". To hear that crowd go insane when I made that putt was really cool, but not only that, more importantly, to give myself a better chance to win the tournament". (more...)
Despite Clinton impeachment vote, Gingrich says President 'cannot obstruct justice'
- June 18, 2017

Those words, of course, do not square with perhaps the most famous vote Gingrich ever cast as a member of Congress - a vote in favor of the impeachment of then-President Bill Clinton . Somebody said the other day, I thought this was a very good test. Her comment came in response to Gingrich's complaint that Trump received negative media coverage. (more...)
Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again
- June 18, 2017

The jury resumed deliberations Saturday over whether the 79-year-old TV star drugged and molested a woman in his Philadelphia-area home in 2004. District Attorney Kevin Steele said immediately after the mistrial that he would retry Cosby. (more...)
Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals
- June 16, 2017

Curry embraced Durant's arrival after the Warriors dropped last year's finals to Cleveland in seven games, an unselfish attitude that reflected Durant's desires and created an inside-outside pairing that was almost unstoppable. "It's easier said than done obviously, but that's the goal". Later, he was straightforward and serious: "We were heartbroken last year, but this year was our turn". (more...)
Ashley Williams up for the fight as Wales prepare for Serbia qualifier
- June 16, 2017

It is not an easy way to draw a match against a big team, Wales had a draw against Serbia and the Republic of Ireland along with other two lowest scored team such as Austria and Georgia. Referee Jorge Sousa waved play on but he did book Allen in the 56th minute for a foul on Kostic, meaning the Stoke City midfielder will miss the next qualifier at home to Austria. (more...)
India pick Pant, Yadav for WI tour India pick Pant, Yadav for WI tour
- June 16, 2017

Opener Rohit Sharma and fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah , have been given rest from the Caribbean tour to avoid fatigue. The duo have been rewarded for their excellent showing on the domestic circuit, including impressive displays in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament. (more...)
Brandel Chamblee: 'Everything points to Rory McIlroy' at the US Open Brandel Chamblee: 'Everything points to Rory McIlroy' at the US Open
- June 15, 2017

I get that it's thick and whatever, but it's a hazard. "If you put red lines just right along that people wouldn't complain". It's real easy to see it's not the usual U.S. "If this was gorse instead of fine fescue, we'd all say, well, it's just gorse", Hurdzan said. The program gives golfers firsthand experience of what you can get out of playing just nine holes. (more...)
Possible Date Set For Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor?
- June 15, 2017

On Wednesday night, UFC lightweight champion and ex-featherweight belt holder McGregor and unbeaten former multiple boxing title champion Mayweather announced the fight on social media. According to ESPN , the welterweight fight will be aired on Showtime, Mayweather's broadcast partner. Known for his devastating striking and highlight-reel knockouts, McGregor is also quick and irrational on his feet, but few would back him to beat one of the most complete boxers of all time . (more...)
Arsenal Premier League fixtures 2017-18 analysis: inc Europa League headaches Arsenal Premier League fixtures 2017-18 analysis: inc Europa League headaches
- June 15, 2017

Newly promoted Newcastle host Tottenham , while Brighton welcome Manchester City and Huddersfield visit Crystal Palace . Antonio Conte's men will play Spurs at Wembley as part of a testing start to their defence of the title. This time they face Jurgen Klopp in the third week, at Anfield, which should give an early indicator of whether they've made progress over the summer. (more...)
Sunderland continue pursuit of Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes? Sunderland continue pursuit of Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes?
- June 14, 2017

Relegated Sunderland hope to pay less but an agreement should be reached later today, with Aberdeen holding a board meeting this afternoon. Sunderland officials are keen to have David Moyes' successor in position by the end of the week, with McInnes now firmly established as their preferred option. (more...)
BJP hits out at Congress for Sandeep Dikshit's remarks on Army chief BJP hits out at Congress for Sandeep Dikshit's remarks on Army chief
- June 13, 2017

His remarks had stirred a controversy with him as well as the party receiving backlash. There was an immediate backlash from the BJP, which demanded an apology from both Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi. She also condemned Rahul Gandhi's khoon ki dalali comment. "They do so in Parliament but to do so to the Army is shocking". Congress spokesperson Meem Afzal said, "Our party respects the Army and so does the country". (more...)
Reaction to Rafa Nadal's 10th French Open title Reaction to Rafa Nadal's 10th French Open title
- June 13, 2017

The 15-time Grand Slam champion hailed his "magical" campaign in Paris and said the title was important as he has been working hard to get back to his best after injury concerns, that has troubled him in the recent past. You need to play at a lower level. Once Hollywood A-lister Nicole Kidman had helped unbox the Coupe des Mousquetaires to a crowd already wilting in 30-degree heat, the final was underway. (more...)
Sanchez fears over City move? Sanchez fears over City move?
- June 13, 2017

The Sun: Chelsea could make a £45m move for Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne if they lose Eden Hazard to Real Madrid . Claims emanating from Chile say the playmaker's representatives have met with City to discuss a deal and the former Barcelona man would welcome a reunion with his old boss at the Nou Camp, Pep Guardiola , at the Etihad. (more...)
Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco
- June 12, 2017

However, like a year ago, the Cavaliers are seeking to break new ground and they'll get their opportunity to take another step toward that goal when Game 5 tips off just after 9 p.m. Green elevated his arms to the crowd when the Warriors received notice of his supposed second technical foul, as if to tell fans, "Bring it on". Unknown to them and everyone else in the building was that official John Goble had actually called the tech on head coach Kerr , who reacted angrily to the common foul ... (more...)
Bolt wins final 100 meters race on home soil Bolt wins final 100 meters race on home soil
- June 11, 2017

On Saturday Bolt was determined to put on a spectacle as he won the 100 metre "Salute to a Legend" race in front of a raucous crowd of 30,000 on the same track where he launched his worldwide career in 2002. "The support and the energy in the stadium was just magnificent and I know it will be the same". "There is just one Bolt". "My execution was bad and my start was poor", he said of Saturday's race. (more...)
Scotland and Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon not overawed by England test
- June 10, 2017

Harry's mentality is excellent. "They probably have all the pressure on them going into the game which is good for us". He's keen to lead, he is prepared to do it. "Even as a captain at times you want someone else to pass the baton on to". "As a striker you're always going to be under scrutiny". But it is important to develop a group first. (more...)
Listen to the French call of Hugo Lloris's game-ending gaffe Listen to the French call of Hugo Lloris's game-ending gaffe
- June 10, 2017

From there, Ola Toivonen finished well from long range to make it 2-1, though he had the whole goal to aim at because Lloris had rushed so far out. Portugal's fifth successive win in Group B left them with 15 points from six games but still three behind leaders Switzerland who beat Faroe Islands 2-0 to maintain their 100 per cent record. (more...)
1984-85 Edmonton Oilers voted greatest National Hockey League team in history 1984-85 Edmonton Oilers voted greatest National Hockey League team in history
- June 09, 2017

Barkley's assessment seemed to puzzle Milbury, who wondered if the NBA Hall of Famer shouldn't perhaps be a bit more cautious about criticizing the league that accounts for his livelihood. "The NBA playoffs have not been very good", he said. "That's one reason why I love the sport". When he got to Philadelphia, the Sixers shared the Spectrum with the Flyers and Barkley took up a friendship with Ron Hextall and Eric Lindros which lasts to this day. (more...)