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Sports Former teammate claims LeBron James 'quit' on Heat in 2011 NBA Finals
Author: 0 Former teammate claims LeBron James 'quit' on Heat in 2011 NBA Finals

In the end, it was the imposing defense of Durant on Curry in the final seconds, with Team Curry trailing by three, that ended the game with a win for Team LeBron . After losing all-star Kyrie Irving in the offseason and replacing him with superstar Isaiah Thomas and quality role player Jae Crowder , it seemed like the Cavaliers were still in prime positon to return to the Finals this season, and some argued that they had even improved their team.

Sports USA, Canada wrap up women's hockey gold medal game
Author: 0 USA, Canada wrap up women's hockey gold medal game

Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson pulled off an incredible deke in the sixth round, while Maddie Rooney closed the door on Meghan Agosta as the US won gold for the first time since the '98 Nagano Games . After an absolute nail-biter of a match , which went to overtime and then a penalty shootout, the United States has finally broken Canada's stranglehold on women's Olympic hockey.

Sports Ivanka Trump to attend Olympic finale in S. Korea
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump to attend Olympic finale in S. Korea

Kim Yong-chol, a vice chairman of the ruling Workers' Party of Korea's central committee, will lead the eight-member delegation, which will stay in the South for three days, according to Seoul's Unification Ministry. "But the government will make efforts to lead the United States and North Korea to open dialogue", Cho said. Moon - who did not immediately accept the invitation to go to the North - has been trying to use what Seoul promotes as a "peace Olympics" to defuse tensions and open a ...

Sports NFL Mock Draft: New York Jets 3-round mock 5.0
Author: 0 NFL Mock Draft: New York Jets 3-round mock 5.0

Jaron Brown had 31 catches in 2017, the second-most among any wideout. Watson looked like a legit Rookie of the Year candidate, throwing for 1,699 yards and 19 touchdowns in seven games, before tearing his ACL and ending his season. And then you have (Derrick) Henry, and a nice complement to Henry would be Ronald Jones II. "But I just think after all is said and done, not having the kind of year expected will hurt him a little bit in the evaluation process".

Sports Key moments from Wednesday's town hall in Florida
Author: 0 Key moments from Wednesday's town hall in Florida

Nikolas Cruz , 19, was arrested after the shooting and charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder. Deitsch, who survived the shooting that left 17 people dead last week at his Parkland , Florida, high school , told Rubio he has grown up in a world with drills in schools and possible active shooters.

Sports Alpine skiing: Sister's Sochi glory inspired Gisin to gold
Author: 0 Alpine skiing: Sister's Sochi glory inspired Gisin to gold

Shiffrin will step into the spotlight as the face of American skiing now that Vonn's Olympic career has come to an end. After crossing the finish line, Gisin pumped her right ski pole in exuberance as Shiffrin clapped for her. Just 10 minutes into her slalom. And she chose to skip Wednesday's downhill, despite improving from the first training run to the second and again from the second to the third.

Sports Connor McGregor Rejected For UFC Fight
Author: 0 Connor McGregor Rejected For UFC Fight

I am here . It is on them to come and get me. Please respect the insane amount of work outside the fight game that I have put in. McGregor's lightweight belt is going around the waist of the victor of Khabib Nurmagomedov vs Tony Ferguson at UFC 223 in NY.

Sports Once Again, It's US vs. Canada for the Gold
Author: 0 Once Again, It's US vs. Canada for the Gold

Brady Leman took home a gold to give Canada its first Olympic medal in men's ski cross. After two gritty periods the OAR finally succumbed to Canadian pressure in the third when Wakefield collected her second of night and Emily Clark added another 31 seconds later, chasing Tarakanova from the game in favor of Nadezhda Alexandrova.

Author: 0 Here Are Some Milestones to Look For at this Year's Winter Olympics

The team hasn't won an Olympic gold medal since 1998, when they defeated Canada 3-1 in the first-ever women's Olympic ice hockey tournament. GANGNEUNG - goal by Maxim Noreau at the beginning of the third period helped Canada move into the semi-final of the men's tournament ice hockey at the olympic Games in Pyeongchang , thanks to a 1-0 win against Finland .

Sports De Gea happy with 'important' wonder save
Author: 0 De Gea happy with 'important' wonder save

Hopefully they can get through against Sevilla and they have got a good draw in the FA Cup . Mourinho said the scoreline "reflected what the game was", despite the Old Trafford side managing just one shot on target all evening. "I made a save and I'm happy for that". Sevilla , a five-time Europa League victor, hadn't been held to a scoreless draw at its Ramon Sanchez-Pizjuan Stadium in 62 consecutive matches in European competitions, dating back to 2005.

Sports Shakhtar comes from behind to beat Roma 2-1
Author: 0 Shakhtar comes from behind to beat Roma 2-1

But Shakhtar were the better side in the second half and scored with Ferreyra and Fred . Shakhtar will hope history can repeat itself when they travel to Rome in three weeks - the only previous time they have reached the quarter-finals was in 2011, when they defeated Roma 6-2 on aggregate.

Author: 0 New Ferrari looks a big step up, says Vettel

The presentation at a snow-covered Maranello came on the same day as Mercedes' launch at Silverstone, as the rival teams compete for media attention even before a wheel is turned in official testing. "Some minor things change every year, but the chassis is mostly a development - and now is obviously the time where you see the vehicle, it's all ready, so you want to get in, go out on the track and have a go", said 2017 championship runner-up Sebastian Vettel .

Sports Colts close to deal with K Vinatieri
Author: 0 Colts close to deal with K Vinatieri

According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , the Indianapolis Colts have re-signed Vinatieri to a one-year contract. A rookie in 1996, Vinatieri and Tom Brady are the only players likely to be in the National Football League at the start of the 2018 season with more than 19 years experience.

Sports Ospina to get Wembley nod as Wenger waits on Ramsey
Author: 0 Ospina to get Wembley nod as Wenger waits on Ramsey

Ozil and Ramsey both trained at London Colney on Wednesday, but Wenger said the German playmaker struggled with an illness earlier this week while the Wales worldwide is just returning from a groin injury. If Arsenal rattle City, and take their chances in what will probably be a very open game after some initial caginess, they can win. Petr Cech has always been a hugely professional player and that will continue, regardless of whether or not he plays on Sunday.

Sports Glitzy opening ceremony of 3rd PSL kicks off in Dubai
Author: 0 Glitzy opening ceremony of 3rd PSL kicks off in Dubai

Shakib was already scheduled to play only the initial few matches as Bangladesh national commitments could not allow him to play for the whole season. Another fast bowler, Shaheen Shah Afridi, and batsman Sahibzada Farhan-both from troubled areas of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province-will also be on the radar.

Sports Batavia man's death linked to treasure hunt
Author: 0 Batavia man's death linked to treasure hunt

On June 9, rescuers found Murphys body at the bottom of a steep, rocky slope. After interviews with Murphy's wife and a review of his laptop, authorities believe Murphy was searching for Forrest Fenn's treasure, which is estimated to be worth $2 million.

Sports Pandey, Dhoni cut loose as India post target of 189
Author: 0 Pandey, Dhoni cut loose as India post target of 189

Often the top order bats more than 35 overs, and the others get no time to get into their innings. On Wednesday, as Pandey arrested the slide after India again looked like wasting a good start, Dhoni was in his elements, scoring at a strike rate of over 185.

Sports Snowboarding: Gutsy Gasser goes for glory, bags big air gold
Author: 0 Snowboarding: Gutsy Gasser goes for glory, bags big air gold

Gasser's total of 185.00 was comfortably clear of Anderson, who claimed silver with 177.25 (90.00 and 87.25), while New Zealand's Zoi Sadowski Synnott claimed bronze with a score of 157.50 (65.50 and 92.00). Fears of gusty winds around PyeongChang, South Korea, late Thursday into Friday prompted officials to adjust schedules once again. Austria's Anna Gasser, with a pair of extremely progressive tricks, won the gold in women's snowboard big air with a 89.00 and 96.00.

Sports Bayern Munich begin pursuit of Mohamed Salah
Author: 0 Bayern Munich begin pursuit of Mohamed Salah

Salah's efforts this season have helped to keep Liverpool in the mix for a top-four finish in the Premier League. "If West Ham can grab a point I think it would be a fantastic achievement, Dear told Yellow Sport". and I know I've missed many chances too". The Egyptian has been in stunning form for the Reds so far this season, scoring 30 times in 36 games for his new club.

Sports US women beat Canada in Olympic hockey; Gisin tops Shiffrin
Author: 0 US women beat Canada in Olympic hockey; Gisin tops Shiffrin

United States women have struggled to seize gold on the game's biggest stage despite winning seven of the past world championship finals over Canada . That's the way it seems to go for the Americans on this particular stage, where gold-medal dreams have been denied over and over again. Both teams missed their third shots.

Author: 0 Students and parents demand action from Trump on gun control

I can't get on a plane with a bottle of water, but ... some animal can walk into a school and shoot our children. "Please, Mr. Trump. We gotta do something about this". "I didn't think this was going to happen for me". "I really believe if these cowards knew the school was well guarded. they wouldn't go to school to start with".

Sports Real Madrid confirms injuries to Marcelo, Luka Modric
Author: 0 Real Madrid confirms injuries to Marcelo, Luka Modric

But they were fit against Paris Saint Germain 10 days ago and Bale started on the bench with Isco in the side, and now it is beginning to look as if there is a "Bale issue" at Real Madrid . Lucas Vazquez , a goalscorer on the night, and Marco Asensio put in an impressive shift against the LaLiga minnows, as they helped their side to move up into third on the table.

Sports Winter Olympics: When the End Date Is
Author: 0 Winter Olympics: When the End Date Is

This will be the second matchup between these two countries in Pyeongchang . "I got the face off there and I knew we were trying to set up Maxie, and we know what kind of shot he has and it was in the back of the net when he got it", O'Dell said.

Sports Wigan end Manchester City quadruple bid
Author: 0 Wigan end Manchester City quadruple bid

Guardiola and Cook clashed late in the first half when Fabian Delph was shown a straight red card for a sliding challenge on Max Power. Both clubs have until February 26th to respond, and Wigan have stated they would launch an investigation.

Sports Seattle hosting Kings-Warriors preseason game
Author: 0 Seattle hosting Kings-Warriors preseason game

Because the rebuild is scheduled to begin in October, the preseason game would potentially have to be played at a different location in Seattle. But Durant left with the team after just one tantalizing season adding to the city's heartbreak.

Author: 0 Chelsea defender Christensen breaks silence on Messi blunder: Bad decision

A mistake from Chelsea brought Barcelona their equaliser, however, as a loose pass from Andreas Christensen was gobbled up by Andres Iniesta , who fed Messi, and the Argentine made no mistake with a calm finish. Conte named a front three without a recognised centre-forward with Willian and Pedro Rodriguez either side of Eden Hazard , while the 21-year-old Christensen started in place of club captain Gary Cahill .

Sports Wilkins belittles Sevilla ahead of Manchester United clash
Author: 0 Wilkins belittles Sevilla ahead of Manchester United clash

However, an untimely injury to Ander Herrera meant Pogba was thrown on after just 17 minutes of a first half dominated by the Spanish side. "We have to decide it at Old Trafford ", Mourinho added. Facundo Ferreyra scored the equaliser before Fred bagged the victor to help Paulo Fonseca's side take a slim lead into the second leg in Rome. The Spaniard has made more saves than any first-choice 'keeper in the Premier League this season, which is remarkable when you twig that he plays for ...