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Jeff Schudel: Kevin Love expecting more from Cleveland Cavaliers role players

Golden State curbed turnovers in spurts, but they remained the Warriors' Achilles heel."Be himself", said LeBron James . "I know we'll play better come Sunday", Cavs coach Tyronn Lue said Friday . He added that the Warriors have Durant, one of the best forwards in the National Basketball Association, which would open up their shooters Steph Curry and Klay Thompson.



Warriors' dunkfest a concern for Cavs

Durant played well in his first Finals trip but didn't have the help he has now with a two-time MVP in Curry, one of the league's best two-way players in Thompson and a do-it-all demon like Green. Thompson was one of three Warriors to average over 20 points per game during the regular season with 22.3, joining Durant and Steph Curry . It underscores the difficulty of the proposition facing Cleveland now.



Ronaldo: Zidane gave us a very positive halftime talk

Juventus came out strong". Feted as one of the finest talents of his generation, Zinedine Zidane has made the transition to management so smoothly that he has already eclipsed some of the game's most hallowed names just 17 months into his spell as Real Madrid boss.


Nadal motors into quarters, champion Muguruza exits

Nadal motors into quarters, champion Muguruza exits

So, Roberto Bautista Agut : We wish you luck, but things aren't looking too promising. However, unseeded pair Paes and Martina Hingis went down to fourth seeds Katarina Srebotnik of Slovakia and Raven Klaasen of South Africa 4-6, 6-1, 2-10 in a first round match of mixed doubles.



'Kiki' Mladenovic taking it to another level against Muguruza

The only other two women with a Grand Slam trophy on their resumes who made it to the fourth round - Svetlana Kuznetsova and Samantha Stosur - lost earlier Sunday to women without one. "I wanted the match, and I had to dictate the game", she said. She also was the runner-up to Williams at Wimbledon in 2015. But the Spaniard has been repeatedly answering questions recently about whether expectations are different now that she is a major champion and whether that sort of pressure might ...