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Kevin Durant officially joins Warriors: It was feelings I couldnt ignore

Former OKC star is officially introduced as a Golden State player, and becomes highest paid player on the roster A beaming Kevin Durant was officially introduced as a Warriors player on Tuesday, and the latest addition to Golden States star-packed roster admitted he felt as comfortable as Ive ever felt …

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Kevin Durant ‘blown away’ by LA Clippers’ vision, reports say

Decision on Durants future expected sooner rather than later after he sits down with the five teams that were invited to take part in discussions Kevin Durant met the Warriors and the Clippers on Friday about a possible switch from Oklahoma and one of Durants team told ESPN Durant was …

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The great Pat Summitt took a fringe game and made it big | Les Carpenter

Summitts legacy is not just the eight NCAA title trophies, but the popularity of womens basketball and the dreams of thousands who can aspire to a pro career Pat Summitt was 22 years old, a kid just out of college, when the University of Tennessee made her their womens basketball …

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Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony lead US Olympic basketball team

The US Olympic team have selected the 12-player roster that will try to win gold at Rio The US Olympic team have selected the 12-player roster, led by Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony, that will try to win the Americans third straight Olympic basketball gold medal. Durant and Anthony are …

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Record-breaking coach Pat Summitt’s health has declined, say family

Pat Summitts family said on Sunday that the last few days have been difficult for the former Tennessee womens basketball coach as her Alzheimers disease progresses Pat Summitts family said on Sunday that the last few days have been difficult for the former Tennessee womens basketball coach as her Alzheimers …

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LeBron James joins Stephen Curry in pulling out of USA team at Olympics

One of the worlds biggest sports star will not appear at this summers Olympics One of the worlds biggest sports star will not appear at this summers Olympics after LeBron James confirmed he will not play for the US basketball team. James is coming off a long season, in which …

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Cleveland celebrates end of 52-year title drought in pictures

Hundreds of thousands of fans descended on downtown Cleveland on Wednesday to fete the Cavaliers NBA title and the end of the citys title drought Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/gallery/2016/jun/22/cleveland-cavaliers-victory-nba-celebration-pictures

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Cleveland has its NBA title: now let us be done with sports curses forever

Even if their local team is terrible, it is up to fans to decide whether they want the idea of a hex hanging over their city In honor of southern-friend warlock Skip Baylesss Lil B curse is dubious. After all, if Lil B really held that much power, wouldnt he …

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Cleveland Cavaliers v Golden State Warriors: NBA finals Game 7 live!

Minute-by-minute report: Who will seal the NBA championship? Join DJ Gallo for the latest news from the deciding game of the finals series Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2016/jun/19/golden-state-warriors-cleveland-cavaliers-nba-finals-game-7-live-score

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Why Steve Kerr’s referees rant gives the Golden State Warriors a Game 7 edge

The Warriors coach channelled his inner Phil Jackson after Thursdays scrap and his $25,000 fine for cricitizing the officiating could be money well spent The most important moment of Game 7 might actually have happened after Game 6 ended late Thursday night. This is when Golden State Warriors coach Steve …

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