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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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Western Conference finals: how do the Thunder beat the Warriors?

Will the OKC bigs ever be able to play together? When will Steven Adams and Andrew Bogut have a fight? Our rundown of the issues that will decide the series The 2016 Western Conference finals start on Monday night, and the entirety of NBA fandom save for a few hundred …

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Dragic and Wade lead Heat past Raptors to set up Game 7 showdown

Goran Dragic scored a postseason career-high 30 points, Dwyane Wade added 22 and the Heat rode a small lineup to a 103-91 victory over the Toronto Raptors The Miami Heat went small, and came up big. With that, another Game 7 awaits. Goran Dragic scored a postseason career-high 30 points, …

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University of Dayton basketball star Steve McElvene dies at age of 20

The University of Dayton center Steve McElvene has died suddenly at the age of 20, the school has confirmed The University of Dayton center Steve McElvene has died suddenly at the age of 20, the school has confirmed. A cause of death has not yet been given. We are devastated …

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For the cursed Washington Capitals, another season ends in heartache

The best team in the regular season are out of the playoffs after an agonising 4-3 overtime loss against Pittsburgh. But its still a great time to be a Caps fan The Chicago Cubs. The Buffalo Bills. Their names are synonymous with heartbreak, through decades of mediocrity punctuated by agonizing …

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NBA MVP Stephen Curry isn’t a ‘system player’ he is the system

The NBA has never had a unanimous most valuable player before. But the ridiculously talented Golden State Warriors guard is an obvious first The NBA has never had a unanimous MVP winner before. Sure, in the past, players have not even on whether the Earth is flat, this might be …

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At long last, NC State’s ’83 title team visits the White House

(CNN)The 1983 NCAA men’s basketball national championship game is one of the most famous games in NCAA tournament history and has arguably the tourney’s greatest ending ever. There was the buzzer-beating dunk by center Lorenzo Charles. There was the indelible image of coach Jim Valvano running around, looking for someone …

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