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Kevin Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

Kevin Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

The Warriors , who set an National Basketball Association regular-season record for wins last season, had the league's best record this season and have yet to lose in 13 games this postseason . To have a game like that when he's playing that way, it's tough to beat. The Cavs, however, have the best player in the world in LeBron James , a trusty sidekick in Kyrie Irving , and a bevy of shooters and defenders to throw at Golden State.


Stanley Cup Finals: Penguins Take 2-0 Series Lead

Stanley Cup Finals: Penguins Take 2-0 Series Lead

So that was what they chatted about in the locker room. Thornton revealed in April that he would join the team's front office and work under Panthers president and CEO Matthew Caldwell after taking a bit of time after the season to prepare for his new career.



Lanka's Mathews set to miss Trophy opener

Mitchell Santner (none for 34 from six overs) and Jeetan Patel (none for 48 from six overs) also had outings as New Zealand weigh up whether to play two spinners across the tournament. As many as nine bowlers were used by New Zealand but on a ground with small boundaries, Sri Lanka had no problem scoring briskly. Sri Lanka: Angelo Mathews (capt.), Asela Gunaratne, Chamara Kapugedera, Dinesh Chandimal, Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera, Lakshan Sandakan, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Kulasekara, ...



Cole: Lions devising formula to blunt All Blacks' threats

Such were the days when touring sides really got into the communities. But there are six games on this tour before the first Test, beginning with a match against a Provincial Union 15 on Saturday. The Crusaders will likely be missing some of their All Blacks, but their absence will probably only be missed in the forwards, where the entire front row and captain Sam Whitelock are likely to be selected by Steve Hansen .


Durant stars as Warriors dominate Cavs in NBA Finals opener

Durant stars as Warriors dominate Cavs in NBA Finals opener

The four turnovers tied the record for the fewest from a team in NBA Finals history, while the turnover margin was the largest in the last 30 Finals. He had six slams in the first half alone for the Warriors, who at 13-0 are already the first team to go this far in a postseason unblemished. "They're 13-0.


Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods' latest trouble: He needs our help

Jack Nicklaus on Tiger Woods' latest trouble: He needs our help

Initial reports indicated that he may have been driving drunk, but according to statements from Woods himself - as well as the police report - a hefty dosage of prescription drugs may have caused Tiger to fall asleep in his auto. Woods was taking pain medications following his most recent back surgery, which took place just over a month ago. Woods apologised, saying, " I will do everything in my power to ensure this never happens again ".