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Durant leads Warriors frisk over Cavaliers in Finals opener

Kevin Durant drove by a line inexperienced for gorgeous dunks. He dished off even when he could have slammed it home, and did it all on defence. Canada’s Tristan Thompson plays pivotal purpose in King James’s cavalry Oh, he strike from prolonged range, too. What a widespread NBA Finals opener with a …

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Durant leads Warriors assign abrasive Cavaliers in Finals opener

Kevin Durant gathering by a line inexperienced for gorgeous dunks time and again, finishing with 38 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists in his initial NBA Finals for Golden State and heading a Warriors past LeBron James and a fortifying champion Cleveland Cavaliers, 113-91 on Thursday night in Game 1. …

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Canada’s women’s basketball group loses to France

Michelle Plouffe and Jamie Scott scored 14 points every to tip Canada’s women’s basketball group in a 74-65 detriment to universe No. 3 France on Thursday in Bordeaux. Lizanne Murphy: we wish to be remembered as a ultimate teammate Katherine Plouffe combined 11 points and 9 rebounds. The sixth-ranked Canadians, …

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How Bird, Magic paved a approach for LeBron, Curry

By a time a Los Angeles Lakers met a Boston Celtics for a third time in a NBA Finals in a 1980s, defensive capsule Michael Cooper had adequate with Larry Bird, Kevin McHale and a rest of a Celtics. “It’s deferential to acknowledge a chairman that you’re playing, though I’m …

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NBA Finals: Best group ever vs. best actor ever?

After bursting a final dual championship series, a Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are set to block off in a NBA Finals for a third uninterrupted year. Golden State beat Cleveland to win a pretension dual years ago, won 73 games final season, then added former MVP Kevin Durant last summer. The Cavaliers won …

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Canada’s Tristan Thompson plays pivotal purpose in King James’s cavalry

For a third uninterrupted season, a Cleveland Cavaliers will play for an NBA pretension opposite a Golden State Warriors. While a Cavs’ “Big Three” of LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love remains front and centre for a fortifying champions, a contributions of Canadian appetite forward/centre Tristan Thompson have been critical too. The Brampton, Ont., local …

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Cool palm Lue: Cavs manager keeps NBA champs ease amid chaos

Moments after a Eastern Conference championship ensign was lifted by a Cavaliers for a third true time and a requisite post-game interviews ended, Tyronn Lue slipped sensitively away. Cleveland’s manager ducked into a shadows, his elite location. “I don’t like a attention,” he said. But Lue, once a journeyman indicate …

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LeBron James strong by brutal Warriors

There’s a four-headed, shot-making, scoreboard-breaking savage out West available LeBron James and a Cavaliers. The Warriors are stomach-churning scary. James, though, can’t run or hide. With 8 NBA Finals appearances underneath his belt, he is prepared to face a group he’s called “a beast.” After all, he has slayed behemoths …

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