• Golden State Warriors turn down traditional champion meeting with USA president
Golden State Warriors turn down traditional champion meeting with USA president

The Warriors won 129-120 t. In a written statement, the Dubs say they have not received an invitation yet: "Today is all about celebrating our championship". It's not about who scored what. We have the parade, we just won a title. "So you don't know what's going to happen". Whatever it is, the big-money contract will be a hefty raise from the $12...

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  • Curry and Durant want Warriors stay
Curry and Durant want Warriors stay

Green wore a T-shirt that read, "Quickie", with the "Q" styled to mimic the logo on the Cavs' Quicken Loans Arena, which is referred to as The Q. Green told NBC Bay Area that the shirt reflected the Warriors' quick win over the Cavaliers. Since that moment the team went on its incredible 31-2 streak and thus the internet was quick to point out the ...

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  • Never Played For A Super Team? Twitter Roasts LeBron's Post Game Comment
Never Played For A Super Team? Twitter Roasts LeBron's Post Game Comment

For now, the Warriors are focused on the parade and the crowds of more than a million people expected to show up in Oakland . It was the second parade in three seasons for the Warriors, who wrapped up their latest crown by finishing off a five-game victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday.

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  • Johanna Konta through to semi-finals in Nottingham
Johanna Konta through to semi-finals in Nottingham

Konta is known for her refusal to look beyond the next game, but she does admit she is feeling good. Konta took a few games to get going against the Slovak, who plays much of her best tennis on grass. I do really like that Centre Court - it's nice and intimate. "I'm looking to constantly improve and evolve as a player, regardless of surface", K...

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  • Warriors looking to build a dynasty
Warriors looking to build a dynasty

The Golden State Warriors say no decision has been made regarding a potential White House visit to celebrate their National Basketball Association title. He described himself as a Warriors fan since elementary school. We have the parade, we just won a title. Durant and Curry are eligible for free agency now, but MVP Durant is hoping the team rost...

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  • Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj: Kohli
Felt like a club batter in front of Yuvraj: Kohli

Yet the way the experienced left-hander Sunday's match was his 297th one-day worldwide - took just 32 balls to score his runs saw the 35-year-old named man-of-the-match. A headline in The Hindu read " India knocks the stuffing out of Pakistan " with the newspaper calling the recent cricketing rivalry between the two neighbours as "anything but ...

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  • Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia
Portugal hoping Ronaldo can continue his good form in Russia

At the moment, the only place Ronaldo is going is Russian Federation where Portugal will be competing in the FIFA Confederations Cup . A source claims Ronaldo "feels great indignation" with all the conjecture about his tax affairs and a sense of "injustice" at the allegations - which he contests - and has made a decision to leave Spain.

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  • Lonzo Ball stars in another hilarious Father's Day ad for Foot Locker
Lonzo Ball stars in another hilarious Father's Day ad for Foot Locker

Former UCLA star Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his dad's outspoken nature in a commercial released in advance of Father's Day and next week's NBA Draft . Lonzo Ball's dream of getting drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers isn't looking as clear as it once did, which is now pushing the UCLA product towards talking to other lottery teams, according to...

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  • Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave
Ronaldo attracting the headlines after report he might leave

Portugal will play Mexico in a Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match scheduled for Sunda. The 32-year-old Real Madrid superstar's build-up to the tournament in Russian Federation has been overshadowed after he was this week accused by prosecutors in Spain of defrauding the authorities of 14.7 million euros ($16.5m) in tax through offshore comp...

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  • Oakland triumphant as parade celebrates Warriors' NBA title
Oakland triumphant as parade celebrates Warriors' NBA title

Many are already running to the trade machine on ESPN.com coming up with dream scenarios. "Maybe (Trump) doesn't ( invite us) and we don't go, or we don't say anything and make a big deal of it, and he doesn't make a big deal of it and we go our separate ways", Iguodala said , though the report noted he's also known to be sarcastic.

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  • England show their 'character' as Kane snatches late draw against Scotland
England show their 'character' as Kane snatches late draw against Scotland

England substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain looked to have set the visitors on course for a World Cup qualifying victory with a 70th-minute opener. England were facing a shock Hampden defeat when Leigh Griffiths produced two moments of free-kick magic to put Scotland 2-1 ahead in the final minute.

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  • US Open 2017: Who failed to make the cut at Erin Hills?
US Open 2017: Who failed to make the cut at Erin Hills?

Jamie Lovemark made a bomb for birdie on the 18th hole to shoot his second consecutive 69 and be tied for fifth, alongside Fowler and J.B. Holmes (69). "Yeah, it was a bit of a roller coaster". Day was particularly disappointed because he thought he had prepared properly for the championship. ERIN, Wisconsin World number three Jason Day followe...

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  • Nigeria and South Africa in 'grudge' clash
Nigeria and South Africa in 'grudge' clash

The Eagles also had the full compliment of their players on Wednesday as the trio of Ahmed Musa , Elderson Echiejile and Kenneth Omeruo finally joined the team. "We have players who can match their opponents side by side". The Super Eagles have only lost once in twelve games against South Africa but Baxter believes his team can triumph if the ...

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  • Canada star Cyle Larin arrested on DUI charge in Orlando
Canada star Cyle Larin arrested on DUI charge in Orlando

Investigators said that Larin, whose speech was slurred and who had difficulty answering questions, told the trooper that he and his female passenger were coming back from Ono Nightclub in downtown Orlando, but he said he hadn't drunk any alcohol.

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  • Russian Federation vs. New Zealand
Russian Federation vs. New Zealand

Federation Internationale de Football Association has ordered tighter monitoring of offensive incidents at Confederations Cup matches which kick off today, and wants referees to stop play if fans persist. Federation Internationale de Football Association has for the first time implemented a three-step procedure at the Confederations Cup that allo...

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  • Five way tie at top of US Open leaderboard; Fowler one back
Five way tie at top of US Open leaderboard; Fowler one back

This birdie putt on the Par 4, 504-yard 5th hole will go down as one of the greatest putts in U.S. Open history. "I had no idea about the relation to par, so that was definitely a big bonus". "I told Jimmy (his caddie) walking up there once I found out we had a putt, I said let's try to become a part of history here". "I couldn't hit it [the appr...

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  • Watch Hockey World League Semifinal 2017 live on TV, online
Watch Hockey World League Semifinal 2017 live on TV, online

When the short version of this game was first introduced in England in 1975, West Indies dominated it by winning the first two tournaments with the help of their legendary players like Clive Lloyd, Vivian Richards, Wesley Hall, Charlie Griffith and Lance Gibbs.

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  • Warriors fans celebrate, with expectations of more to come
Warriors fans celebrate, with expectations of more to come

Rihanna also weighed in on the feud, re-posting a parody video made by a fan that featured Rihanna as Simba, Durant as Scar and Cavs star Lebron James as Mufasa from Disney's The Lion King . The Warriors went 15-1 in this year's postseason, with sweeps in the first three rounds before beating LeBron James and the Cavaliers in five games.

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  • Failure to adapt to conditions was England's downfall, says Eoin Morgan
Failure to adapt to conditions was England's downfall, says Eoin Morgan

England laboured to 211 all out in the face of another probing display from the Pakistan attack - this time missing the injured Mohammad Amir - before the target was knocked off with almost 13 overs to spare. "But both teams would want the weather to be warm". "Having watched Pakistan's game against Sri Lanka , we actually didn't think it ...

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  • Missed fairways leave McIlroy in rough shape at US Open
Missed fairways leave McIlroy in rough shape at US Open

Open at par-70 Baltusrol in New Jersey. But the second-ranked player in the world still has a lot of ground to make up at Erin Hills . Rory McIlroy and Jason Day appeared certain to miss the cut at the U.S. It would be nice to get rid of that at some point. "But I'd rather be remembered for something that's done on Sunday". He went from po...

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  • 3 share lead after 2 rounds at St Jude Classic
3 share lead after 2 rounds at St Jude Classic

Berger produced four birdies in his immaculate four-under par 66, matching his round on Saturday, to finish ahead of Charl Schwartzel and Kim Meen-whee on 10 under. 17, a par-3. "So going back to 2008 probably, the first half of '08, and I really, really felt good about my game and I felt like I had a chance to win a lot of tournaments".

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  • Rep. Steve Scalise 'Took a Bullet for All of Us'
Rep. Steve Scalise 'Took a Bullet for All of Us'

Alex Jahangir, an orthopedic trauma surgeon at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, who was not involved in Scalise's care. The hospital said he would require additional operations and said he remained in critical condition as of Wednesday evening.

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  • Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows
Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

World number two Rory McIlroy , who has been sidelined for a month with rib and back injuries, followed his opening round 78 with a one-under 71, courtesy of four birdies over his final six holes. Aboyne's Shannon McWilliam was the last of five Scots to bow out of the Ladies British Amateur Championship at Pyle & Kenfig in Wales. Masters champio...

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  • Arsenal make 'very nice offer' for Alexandre Lacazette, confirms Lyon president
Arsenal make 'very nice offer' for Alexandre Lacazette, confirms Lyon president

So while the news about this transfer bid from Arsenal is certainly positive, it is far from a confirmation that the prolific Lacazette will be playing for the Gunners in the Premier League next season. "I want our relation with Alex (Lacazette) to be positive". "We had negotiations with Atletico but things did not work out". While Lacazette's ...

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  • What's in a name? Ask Paulina Gretzky
What's in a name? Ask Paulina Gretzky

Jordan Spieth . Jordan has had a fairly quiet 2017, for his standards anyway and I just have a feeling that he will struggle around this golf course. "But as we all know, this game's all about putting". On a day where flawless conditions triggered a feast of low-scoring, Johnson finished a disappointing round at Erin Hills with a three-over-p...

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  • Steph Curry says he doesn't want to go to the White House
Steph Curry says he doesn't want to go to the White House

The Warriors have been dubbed a super team with the addition of Durant. All this is a long way of saying that after a 20-year stretch of fairly uninterrupted disappointment while cheering the Warriors , I thought I would enjoy a season as a prohibitive favorite.

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  • Two Canadian pitchers chosen on second day of Major League Baseball draft
Two Canadian pitchers chosen on second day of Major League Baseball draft

Three years later, his slot bonus has a value of $547,700 attached to it. High school arms always carry a certain amount of risk, but his combination of electric stuff and uncanny command for a prep power pitcher will go a long way in helping him reach his ceiling.

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  • Warriors to decide on White House visit 'when and if necessary'
Warriors to decide on White House visit 'when and if necessary'

The 7-foot (2.13 m) small forward and 2017 Finals MVP has said that after his controversial decision leave the Oklahoma City Thunder and join the Warriors last offseason, he is not eager to move again. Durant has said that his decision not to play for the D.C. team had nothing to do with the fans or the city. "I remember exactly where I w...

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  • West Ham ready to abandon interest in Manchester United ace Chris Smalling
West Ham ready to abandon interest in Manchester United ace Chris Smalling

Jose Mourinho had made it clear he is prepared to let Smalling leave - with Everton, Newcastle and West Brom all keen on the centre-half who earns close to £100,000 per week. Slaven Bilic decided they are covered with Winston Reid performing well there last season. But it wasn't long ago Smalling was one of United's most important players, occas...

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  • Is Cristiano Ronaldo ready to leave Real Madrid?
Is Cristiano Ronaldo ready to leave Real Madrid?

Man United supporters will, however, have to ask themselves whether they could prefer securing Ronaldo's services (probably only for a maximum of three of four seasons) over using the same funds for Ivan Perisic and Alvaro Morata . Chinese Super League clubs have been paying huge sums of money to acquire players from across the globe in recent ...

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