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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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Draymond Green back for Warriors and says he was a terrible team-mate

Draymond Green says he is keen to make amends after missing the Warriors Game 5 loss to the Cavaliers For all the criticism of Golden States Draymond Green and his penchant for committing flagrant fouls during these playoffs, Wednesday may have brought the harshest words yet. The critic: Green himself. …

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From Syria to Rio: refugee Yusra Mardini targets Olympic swimming spot

The 18-year-old is hoping to make the IOCs Refugee Olympic Athletes team only a year after she was swimming for her life in the Aegean Sea to escape war Last summer, Yusra Mardini and her sister Sarah fled their home in Damascus for Beirut, Istanbul and finally Izmir in Turkey, …

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NBA Finals Preview: Warriors and Cavaliers set for classic rematch

(CNN)Although this marquee match-up was perilously close to being derailed, it’s finally here. After a seven-month buildup, the record-breaking Golden State Warriors and the vengeance seeking Cleveland Cavaliers are finally (and fortunately) rematched in a seven game high-stakes series that tips off Thursday. JUST WATCHED Replay More Videos … MUST …

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