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Warriors consultant Steve Nash won his first National Basketball Association championship

The Golden State Warriors said they have not yet made a decision whether to visit the White House to celebrate their 2017 NBA Championship win. You can make a case that Chris Paul has been the best point guard of his era. "Everybody for the last 10 years knew how good he was but until you break through and win that first championship there's still something there". Consulte Mais Informação

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NBA Champions Unanimously Decide to Skip White House Visit

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver does not want to break up the Golden State Warriors . A fabulous first one with and for Durant. LeBron James' Cavaliers turned the series on its head, winning the last three games to take the title 4-3. It's not about who scored what. I think it's the nature of competition. We have the parade, we just won a title. Media, knowingly or not, caused dissension by asking, "How long is Kyrie Irving going to be satisfied playing behind James?" ►Make it easy ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Both boxers are 6-feet tall and Ward is about 11 months younger than Kovalev. Kovalev faded in the first fight, and Ward plans to do everything he can to ensure that happens again. "As a competitor, I want that definitive victory". Those happy to keep it simple can have 8/11 on the jolly to put this rivalry to bed once and for all by going 2-0, regardless of how it's achieved. Consulte Mais Informação

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India wary of maverick Pakistan in high-octane final

But following what coach Mickey Arthur labelled a "shambolic" display, Pakistan recovered to beat South Africa , the top-ranked team in this eight-nation one-day global tournament. Rohit Sharma (123*) and Virat Kohli (96*) shared a 178-run stand as India pummelled Bangaldesh to reach the final. For his new ball bowlers Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar , Kohli was effusive in his praise. Consulte Mais Informação

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Mayweather coming back to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

Asked for perspective on the impact to the industry-leading MMA promotion, White demurred. "IT'S OFFICIAL!" Mayweather wrote on his Twitter account alongside a short video that included still photos of both fighters. The two fighters have gone back and forth for almost a year regarding a potential showdown with both men previously stating they each wanted $100 million for the fight. Consulte Mais Informação

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Halep, Ostapenko to battle it out for French Open title

Romanian third seed Halep trailed by a set and 5-1 against the hard-hitting fifth seed but somehow dug herself out of a hole before storming to victory to set up a semi-final against Czech second seed Karolina Pliskova . When it was, Ostapenko - who began working with retired clay-court specialist Anabel Medina Garrigues in April - also ensured becoming the youngest French Open finalist since Ana Ivanovic in 2007. Consulte Mais Informação

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Twins select high school SS Royce Lewis for 1st pick in draft

Twins select high school SS Royce Lewis for 1st pick in draft

Why he's a top prospect: Greene is the most ballyhooed high school prospect in years, and for good reasons. Outfield signee Quentin Holmes also went in the second round to the Cleveland Indians with the 64th overall pick. But regardless of how he does it, the potential for McKay to become baseball's first two-way star in almost a century is unbelievably exciting. "I feel like I haven't grown into my man strength yet", Lewis said in describing himself to reporters on a conference call, ... Consulte Mais Informação

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LeBron James responds to Draymond Green's claim he started National Basketball Association superteams

He later told reporters he was just being petty and that it was a response to the Ultimate Warrior shirt James wore as he arrived back in Cleveland after a Game 7 win past year . Green admitted in an interview with CSN Bay Area the gesture was "petty" and he had been waiting a long time for the moment, adding it was all in good fun and he and James are like "family". Consulte Mais Informação

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National Baseball Hall of Fame upholds Pete Rose ban

National Baseball Hall of Fame upholds Pete Rose ban

The sculpture captures Rose during one of his trademark headfirst slides. After another push to get Charlie Hustle in the National Baseball Hall of Fame , the Hall's board voted to uphold its ban on Pete Rose . He was a career.303 hitter who won three World Series rings. Rose played for the Reds from 1963 to 1978 and 1984 to 1986, acting as both a player and a manager from 1984 to 1986 and continuing as just a manager until 1989. Consulte Mais Informação

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Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title

Rafael Nadal wins 10th French Open title

His collection of Slams now stands just three behind great rival Roger Federer , a staggering statistic coming just a year after he quit Roland Garros with a wrist injury. After his success at Roland Garros, Nadal climbed to second in the rankings, cutting the gap on Andy Murray to just 2605 points. Nadal has not had to wait as long as Real Madrid did for a 10th European title but, for a man who won nine titles in 10 years, two years without one was virtually an eternity. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title

Ronaldo scores twice as Real Madrid win Champions League title

Real Madrid won its 12th European Cup/Champions League title on Saturday with an emphatic 4-1 victory over Juventus in Cardiff, Wales . It was Zidane's stunning volley against Bayer Leverkusen that won Real the 2002 title in Glasgow, while past year, five months after replacing Rafael Benitez as coach, he breathed new life into a demotivated team and took them to the Champions League trophy. Consulte Mais Informação

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650000 fans at parade cheer Penguins for Stanley Cup win

This will be the third victory parade for the Donahues, who also came downtown for celebrations after the team's Stanley Cup championships in 2009 and 2016. Fleury holds almost every goaltending record in Pittsburgh franchise history and is a crowd favorite. This year's parade was different than last year's in that it ended at Point State Park, where a stage was set up so the team and coaches could address the fans. Consulte Mais Informação

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