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Author: 0 Kevin Durant sends love to Rihanna after Warriors win title

Since defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers to bring home another championship to the Bay Area, one of the biggest question circulating right now is if the team has plans to visit the White House and meet President Trump if they are invited. The issue has been a bed of controversy for the Warriors this season, though not necessarily from Iguodala. We haven't even talked [about] it. "I think it's just the ignorance, the convenient ignorance".

Author: 0 Jason Dufner bounces back to win the Memorial

Muirfield Village has shown an entertaining side, where players like Dufner have carded some low scores over the week, but over the weekend it showed some teeth. The former US PGA champion, seeking a fifth PGA Tour title, sits alongside Bubba Watson (68) and Justin Thomas (69). At 40, he's certainly not a part of the young crop of golfers that have taken over the tour, and inconsistent play has taken him out of the mix on many weekends.

Author: 0 Despite Clinton impeachment vote, Gingrich says President 'cannot obstruct justice'

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said on Friday (above) that Donald Trump was innocent of obstruction of justice because he is president - even though Gingrich led the charge in impeaching former President Bill Clinton in 1998. "They made up a phony collusion with the Russians story, found zero proof, so now they go for obstruction of justice on the phony story", he wrote .

Sports Maori All Blacks fall to Lions
Author: 0 Maori All Blacks fall to Lions

Chilly, slippery conditions in Rotorua suited the Lions and this uncomplicated tactical identity, which is founded on claustrophobic defence, astute kicking and gain-line muscle. Gatland justified the decision for geographic reasons and said he needed players who could hit the ground running. "It was precautionary leaving him out".

Author: 0 Justin Thomas completes best single round in US Open history

Open at Oakmont. "I was just trying to get to 63, just because I know that's kind of the magic number; 62 is what everybody's been chasing", Thomas told Fox Sports after his round , per ESPN. He has three victories on the PGA Tour this season, including a win at the SBS Tournament of Champions in January to kick off the year. "I forget what hole we were on, but I just remember looking up at the leaderboard and there were, like, nine people at 7 (under), 8 (under) total".

Author: 0 Draymond Green, LeBron James show the offseason is petty season

Three days later, Warriors power forward Green showed up to the championship parade in Oakland, California, on Thursday sporting a snarky T-shirt, ESPN reported. And I wrote this past year and said it and believed it: The minute he won that championship in Cleveland he was liberated to leave again. The two recently appeared together in "The Shop", a half-hour-long video produced by Uninterrupted, the multimedia platform for athletes co-founded by James in 2015 to give fans the "uncut, ...

Sports Yuvraj Singh in 300 club - a saga of grit and glory
Author: 0 Yuvraj Singh in 300 club - a saga of grit and glory

But Yuvraj has felt that playing for India is not as hard as staying with the Indian team. However, in the next game against Australia , he took the world by storm with a Man-Of-The-Match performance. A lot of people can actually get inspired not to give up in their life. "The game has evolved big time", he says. Sachin Tendulkar , who is known to share a great camaraderie with the Punjab batsman, wished him a day late, but his Instagram post once again proved the kind of bonhomie the two ...

Sports Canadiens send defenceman Nathan Beaulieu to Sabres for third-round pick
Author: 0 Canadiens send defenceman Nathan Beaulieu to Sabres for third-round pick

Beaulieu was the 17th overall pick back in 2011 and had spent his entire National Hockey League career with the Canadiens until now. Beaulieu was drafted in the first round (17th overall) of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. In the Canadiens' final playoff game of the year (Game 6 against the New York Rangers ), head coach Claude Julien made Beaulieu a healthy scratch, which was pretty telling.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy final: Mercurial Pakistan shouldn't be discounted, says Hussey

Pandya has had a decent tournament so far with a few ups and downs in the four matches he has played. However, selectors have opted to rest opener Rohit Sharma and seamer Jasprit Bumrah both of whom played in Thursday's semi-final. it was all special. There has been no official dialogue between the countries since Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu-nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party came to power in India three years ago.

Sports The numbers behind Nadal's La Decima
Author: 0 The numbers behind Nadal's La Decima

Martina Navratilova, previously tied with Nadal, owns nine singles titles at Wimbledon , while Margaret Court holds 11 singles titles at the Australian Open - a feat spanning both the amateur and open eras. Spain's Rafael Nadal poses with the trophy after the French Open final against Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka . Nadal ended a three-year Grand Slam drought with a brilliant performance against Stan Wawrinka in the 2017 French Open final.

Sports Browns' Myles Garrett has sprained left foot, should be ready for camp
Author: 0 Browns' Myles Garrett has sprained left foot, should be ready for camp

Garrett went to the ground and grabbed his left foot on what would have been a sack of quarterback Brock Osweiler . Myles Garrett was slowed by injuries in his junior year at Texas A&M. "I have a big smile on my face, and I will just wait and let him show everybody before I talk about it". "Myles is everything we expected", defensive line coach Clyde Simmons said.

Author: 0 Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

In making his point, he directed attention to the organization's drafting prowess and recruiting targets rather than just focusing on the fact that the team has four All-Stars in himself, Stephen Curry , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green .

Sports Major League Baseball will allow player nicknames on jerseys for a weekend
Author: 0 Major League Baseball will allow player nicknames on jerseys for a weekend

The items with minimal color restrictions include spikes, batting gloves, wristbands, compression sleeves and catcher's masks. According to a memo obtained by Yahoo! White gloves, wristbands and sleeves will not be allowed. Teams sell jerseys and shirtseys with players' nicknames on them, why not let the players do the same for once? Well, at least on one particular weekend, that's going to change.

Author: 0 Rory McIlroy Roasted Steve Elkington on Twitter

Other professionals, golf journalists and civilian Twitter users entered the free-for-all, a lot of them siding with McIlroy, but Elkington remained undeterred, responding "New [sic] you were a money guy". Rory McIlroy is not in a good mood. Go and lie down Steve Elkington , you're done. Jack won 18 and never mentioned his total cash. To which McIlroy replied: "That's why jack designed 100's of golf courses.

Sports 5 reasons the Nashville Predators were beaten by the Pittsburgh Penguins
Author: 0 5 reasons the Nashville Predators were beaten by the Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins barely had started their celebration for winning their second consecutive Stanley Cup championship before Las Vegas tabbed them as favorites to capture their franchise's sixth title in 2017-18. He finished the regular season with 44 goals and 89 points, good for second in the National Hockey League . He finished with nine assists and was a plus-2 in 25 playoff games.

Sports Lonzo Ball Considering Talking To Other Lottery Teams, Report Says
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Considering Talking To Other Lottery Teams, Report Says

I'm giving Jackson the edge right now, but it's a slight edge. Fox averaged 16.7 points and led the SEC in assists with 4.6 per game as a freshman for the Wildcats, who ousted Ball's UCLA Bruins in this year's Sweet 16. "Not his back", said Fox. The NBA Draft is now just six days away, and teams around the league are making their final preparations and bringing players in for last-minute workouts.

Author: 0 Russia unveils psychic cat ahead of Confederations Cup

Russia's underperforming national team can not escape the sense that they are letting a proud country down, as their preparations for the 2018 World Cup on home soil begin in earnest with Saturday's Confederations Cup opener against New Zealand in Saint Petersburg.

Author: 0 Fowler leads on day of subpars and sobs

It was the first time since the official world rankings began in 1986 that the top three all missed the cut in a major. Everything was in good shape. He birdied three straight holes to move into second at 6 under, one shot back of co-leaders Rickie Fowler and Xander Schauffele . "There were a couple of dicey pin placements out there that you had to be careful about, but it was still scoreable".

Sports Pouille to face Feliciano Lopez in Stuttgart Open final
Author: 0 Pouille to face Feliciano Lopez in Stuttgart Open final

Lopez accounted for the third seed and world No.14 on Friday, 6-7 (4-7) 6-3 6-4. Luxembourg's Muller, seeded four and beaten tournament finalist a year ago, produced one of his best displays of the season to upset second seed Zverev 7-6 (7/5) 6-2.

Sports FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia
Author: 0 FIFA targets gay slurs by Chile, Mexico fans in Russia

Petersburg. The 20-minute ceremony involved some 1,500 participants, who displayed various scenes of traditions and culture of four cities in Russian Federation, selected to host the global football tournament this year, reported Tass news agency.

Sports Tigers put DH Victor Martinez on DL with irregular heartbeat
Author: 0 Tigers put DH Victor Martinez on DL with irregular heartbeat

News just came down that the Tigers designated hitter, Victor Martinez , spent the night in the hospital and is expected to stay another night. He's under contract with the Tigers through the end of the 2018 season. The Tigers expect further information on Saturday. Hicks has also impressed in his previous opportunities with the Tigers this season, hitting.300/.314/.560 (129 OPS+) with three home runs and 12 RBI.

Sports Coyotes Trade Mike Smith to Flames
Author: 0 Coyotes Trade Mike Smith to Flames

Last year's tandem, Brian Elliott and Johnson, was an upgrade over the previous year's trio (Jonas Hiller, Karri Ramo and Joni Ortio). Smith started 32 of those contests and went 15-19, tallying a save percentage of 90.1 percent and a goals against average of 2.59.

Author: 0 Diego Costa: Five places the Chelsea striker could end up

Atletico recently lost an appeal against a FIFA-imposed sanction which means that, while they can still buy players this summer, the Spanish outfit will not be able to register or play them until January. Conte responds by saying: "Hi Diego, I hope you are well". Offers from China are on the table, although it's no secret that Costa's preference would be a return to former club Atletico Madrid .

Author: 0 Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

The Red Sox-Yankees rivalry has had its share of memorable moments, but Jerry Remy might prefer that his comments Tuesday be quickly forgotten. The Red Sox analyst made his remarks on air after Tanaka was visited by Japanese translator Shingo Horie and pitching coach Larry Rothschild in the fourth inning at Yankee Stadium.