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Sports JR held off from tweeting 'Cavs in 7' after Game 3 loss
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The teams were locked in a tight battle for most of the second half and the outcome was up in the air until a Durant three-pointer from well beyond the arc put the Warriors ahead by six and all but sealed the game with 50 seconds to play.

Sports Liverpool set to seal move for Nabil Fekir 'on Friday'
Author: 0 Liverpool set to seal move for Nabil Fekir 'on Friday'

According to The Guardian , "Fekir is due to undergo a Liverpool medical at Clairefontaine, the France national team's training base, before signing terms on Friday". Fekir is due to fly to Russian Federation with France's World Cup squad after their game against the United States of America on Saturday. Liverpool are also now being linked with Stoke City's Xherdan Shaqiri and The Independent state that the Reds "are primed to seal at least one new signing in the next 24 hours".

Sports Late heartbreak for Cavs again as Warriors take 3-0 Finals lead
Author: 0 Late heartbreak for Cavs again as Warriors take 3-0 Finals lead

Just like previous year, the ball was in his hands on the left wing with a chance to hit a big shot to take a 3-0 lead in the series. He's not conceding. James had 33 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds for Cleveland , but his Cavaliers will have to become the first team to climb out of a 3-0 hole in the NBA Finals.

Sports Malcolm Jenkins refers to Patriots players in dramatic meeting with media
Author: 0 Malcolm Jenkins refers to Patriots players in dramatic meeting with media

It's typical of him", James, the Cleveland star, said of Trump's decision to cancel . "It won't be Cleveland or Golden State going". On the eve of Game 3 of the Warriors-Cavaliers series, politics dominated the conversation. "I think as long as he's in office, then the communication and things like that are going to continue to happen", the athlete said of Trump. For critics, the decision was the latest step in the president's ongoing effort to politicize the country's most popular ...

Sports Capitals a win away from Stanley Cup after beating Golden Knights
Author: 0 Capitals a win away from Stanley Cup after beating Golden Knights

The Capitals appeared to be doing in Game 4 Monday night in Washington what they did against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Games 6 and 7 of the Eastern Conference championship. "I think everybody saw it". "We have a good bunch of character guys in this room. That's a huge part of why we're having success defensively because it's all through our lineup".

Sports No Philadelphia Eagles Players Knelt During The Anthem In 2017 Season
Author: 0 No Philadelphia Eagles Players Knelt During The Anthem In 2017 Season

Eagles coach Doug Pederson expressed disappointment that his team was not able to participate in the White House ceremony to celebrate their Super Bowl championship, but he tried to push past the controversy after the Trump administration canceled Tuesday's visit and accused the Eagles of a "political stunt".

Sports Liverpool Linked Heavily With Stoke’s Xherdan Shaqiri
Author: 0 Liverpool Linked Heavily With Stoke’s Xherdan Shaqiri

According to the Mirror , Shaqiri is available for just £12.5 million this summer, after a clause inserted into his contract was activated following the Potters ' relegation down to the Championship. The Anfield club are close to securing a deal worth around £53m for Lyon play-maker Nabil Fekir having already recruited Fabinho from Monaco for £43m last month.

Sports Thiem routs weary Zverev to reach third straight French Open semi-final
Author: 0 Thiem routs weary Zverev to reach third straight French Open semi-final

The Austrian seventh seed, the last man to beat claycourt master Rafa Nadal on his favorite surface, displayed an impressive arsenal of weapons in the first two sets before regaining his composure after the loss of the third. "I'm expecting another five-set match". It's the best, a five-set match. Stephens next plays either Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki - seeded second - or 14th-seeded Russian Daria Kasatkina .

Sports Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final
Author: 0 Simona Halep battles past Garbine Muguruza to reach French Open final

Half an hour later 1-0 had become 6-1 and the challenge of Muguruza, who would have taken over at the top of the rankings with victory, appeared to be fading fast. "Another great opportunity on Saturday and I'm really looking forward to it", said Stephens , whose late father, John, was the 1988 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year with the New England Patriots .

Sports Salah can match Ronaldo & Messi, says Liverpool teammate Robertson
Author: 0 Salah can match Ronaldo & Messi, says Liverpool teammate Robertson

Marco Asensio admits he can not imagine a Real Madrid without Cristiano Ronaldo and believes the Portugal superstar still has a big part to play at Santiago Bernabeu. While the former Manchester United star insisted it had nothing to do with money but more recognition, Spanish publication Marca promptly revealed that he's demands of becoming the world's highest paid player was rejected by Los Blancos .

Sports Heading downtown for the NBA Finals? Leave earlier than usual
Author: 0 Heading downtown for the NBA Finals? Leave earlier than usual

Well, while LeBron James and his hometown team are now down 2-0 to the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals , Brown believes there's still hope for the Cavs. "I finally got Game 1 out of my head. It's a very tall task", LeBron James said about Golden State on the eve of Wednesday's Game 3 . First, from Game 3 Wednesday night.

Sports Nadal sets up French Open meeting with Gasquet
Author: 0 Nadal sets up French Open meeting with Gasquet

He hits the ball with big topspin. Where is Rafael Nadal vs Richard Gasquet taking place? Bertens' success story has seen her produce some of the most stunning numbers on this surface and she has been one of the most consistent clay-court specialists over recent years, which is why I would give her the slight edge in this match-up.

Sports Iran first team to arrive in Russian Federation for FIFA World Cup
Author: 0 Iran first team to arrive in Russian Federation for FIFA World Cup

The only consolation for Stanislav Cherchesov's side, whose last win was against South Korea in October, was that they managed to avoid defeat for the first time this year after previous losses to Brazil, France and Austria. Team Melli will be participating for the fifth time in a World Cup . The possession was nearly even, however Austria dominated the Russians offensively, outshooting Russia 14-4 with the Russian team not registering a single shot on target.

Sports Fans queue in London as Nike release Eagles’ new kit
Author: 0 Fans queue in London as Nike release Eagles’ new kit

The kit which was reportedly sold out on Friday received more than three million pre-orders according to the Nigerian Football Federation before it finally went on sale Friday morning. Click through the gallery above to see the World Cup kits of the teams in Groups A to D . Nigeria's team is now in London, where they will face England in a friendly game at the Wembley on Saturday.

Sports Palestinians thank Argentina for calling off soccer match in Jerusalem
Author: 0 Palestinians thank Argentina for calling off soccer match in Jerusalem

Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie said before confirmation of the game's cancellation that he believed his country's players had been reluctant to travel to Israel for the match . Saeb Erekat, the Palestinian Liberation Organization secretary, thanked Argentina for "choosing to abide by the principles of global law and for refusing to yield to any form of bullying, intimidation and extortion".

Sports Belmont Stakes Draw: Justify Is Favorite in Bid for Triple Crown
Author: 0 Belmont Stakes Draw: Justify Is Favorite in Bid for Triple Crown

Vino Rosso and Preakness runner-up Bravazo both were installed at 8-1. Justify is scheduled to arrive at Belmont Park on Wednesday afternoon after traveling on a special transport plane from Louisville International Airport to Long Island's MacArthur Airport in the morning.

Sports Tactical change helps Halep reach French Open semis
Author: 0 Tactical change helps Halep reach French Open semis

Halep started slowly, spraying shots wide as she lost the first four games of the match against the No. 12 seed who hit her early groundstrokes with lethal accuracy. 3 Marin Cilic against No. 5 Juan Martin del Potro. Schwartzman did the unthinkable by claiming it 6-4, as the 10-time French champion dropped a set at Roland Garros for the first time since 2015.

Sports Nadal has Schwartzman battle on his hands
Author: 0 Nadal has Schwartzman battle on his hands

But Schwartzman was in no mood to give up and broke the Spaniard twice in the seventh and the ninth game, with Nadal earning a break of his own in the eighth. In the second quarter-final Marin Cilic and Juan Martin Del Potro were locked together at 5-5 in a first-set tiebreak. The enforced interlude had clearly benefited Nadal , and assuming he gets the two points he needs to level the match he will start a strong favourite on Thursday.