• Warriors used virtual reality in pitch to Kevin Durant
Warriors used virtual reality in pitch to Kevin Durant

The Washington, D.C., native has shot better than 50 percent from the field in each of the last four seasons and owns career percentages of 48.3 percent from the field, 38.0 percent from three-point range and 88.2 percent from the free throw line.

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  • Rangers promote Lohse from Triple-A, starts vs Twins
Rangers promote Lohse from Triple-A, starts vs Twins

Texas heads to the break with a 5 1/2-game lead, their smallest since June 14, and losers of seven of the last nine games. Twins starter Kyle Gibson struck out six but allowed four runs in five innings, his shortest outing in his last six starts.

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  • Behind-The-Scenes At Private & Public UFC 200 Weigh-Ins
Behind-The-Scenes At Private & Public UFC 200 Weigh-Ins

Almost five years removed from his last bout, former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar (6-3) made a successful return to the Octagon on Saturday, defeating the highly ranked Mark Hunt via unanimous decision. "I'm the champion", said Nunes (13-4), who won her fourth straight fight. She then opened up with crisp technical striking, landing ...

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  • UFC 200 Embedded Ep. 7: Behind-The-Scenes At Both Of The Official Weigh-Ins
UFC 200 Embedded Ep. 7: Behind-The-Scenes At Both Of The Official Weigh-Ins

The event was slated to be headlined by a light heavyweight title unification bout between champion Daniel Cormier and the only man to defeat him, interim titleholder Jon Jones. Although he walked away after consecutive losses and serious health problems, he couldn't stop thinking about a return while racking up easier money in the WWE.

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  • No. 2 Murray narrows gap to No. 1 Djokovic in ATP rankings
No. 2 Murray narrows gap to No. 1 Djokovic in ATP rankings

It's a joyous day for Andy Murray and British Tennis as the Scotsman picks up his second Wimbledon Singles win.... "I will make sure I enjoy this one tonight for sure". Wimbledon champ Andy Murray showed he was game for a laugh when comics on BBc2's Mock The Week served up... In a testament to Murray's ability as a returner - a combination of ...

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  • Contador pulls out of 2016 Tour de France, blames virus
Contador pulls out of 2016 Tour de France, blames virus

Chris Froome has been caught on camera appearing to punch a supporter before going on to secure victory at stage eight of the Tour de France. The stage featured five demanding climbs, including an uphill, beyond-category finish in Arcalis .

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  • Five options to steady the England ship after EURO 2016 debacle
Five options to steady the England ship after EURO 2016 debacle

New Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers has also ruled himself out of the running, insisting he has just landed his "dream job" at Parkhead. Chief executive Glenn said nationality would not be a factor in the new appointment, but Hodgson would be proud to see an Englishman succeed him so long as they were the best candidate.

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  • Dallas gunman laughed and sang in stand-off with the police
Dallas gunman laughed and sang in stand-off with the police

Brown discussed his decision to use an explosives-armed robot to end the standoff, saying that he believed that Johnson, who died as a result, "was intent on hurting more of us". Instead, they surf the web and allow their anger to grow in private at home, Lenz said. Detectives are now trying to work out the meaning of Johnson's blood messages, an...

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  • Lee leads after record round
Lee leads after record round

But when the final 18 holes begin, the lead will be 7 under and the person holding it will have all the credibility in the world. Noren - the second-round leader by a shot - defied the conditions by hitting a 219-yard tee shot to 3 feet at No.

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  • Ruling in Maria Sharapova appeal postponed to September
Ruling in Maria Sharapova appeal postponed to September

The statement said both parties wanted more time to prepare their case and also cited "scheduling conflicts". "On 9 June 2016, Maria Sharapova filed an appeal against the decision issued on 6 June 2016 by the Tribunal appointed by the ITF".

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  • Amir should have been banned for life for good of cricket: Swann
Amir should have been banned for life for good of cricket: Swann

All three received five-year bans from cricket and, together with sports agent Mazhar Majeed, jail terms. Former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding is not given to excessive displays of emotion in his work as a television commentator and pundit.

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  • Chanticleers head to CWS finals for first time
Chanticleers head to CWS finals for first time

And now the Chanticleers - whose mascot is named after a fairy tale rooster - are just two wins away from taking home the program's first-ever national title. "The kids never quit", Chanticleers coach Gary Gilmore said. "And (Monday) I pulled through for him". Now, with the pre-tournament favorites all watching from home, one program is guara...

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  • Three more players injured as Cardinals fall to Brewers
Three more players injured as Cardinals fall to Brewers

It was Carter's 15th career multi-homer game and the third time this season Milwaukee hit consecutive homers. Leake has had plenty of experience with the Brewers , playing all but one half-season of his seven-year career in the NL Central.

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  • Noren wins Scottish Open for 5th European Tour victory
Noren wins Scottish Open for 5th European Tour victory

Noren shot a 4-under 68 to move to 12-under 204, two clear of Tyrrell Hatton (66) and Matteo Manassero (68). Noren began the day with a two-shot lead, which disappeared after a bogey at No. "They've changed a few bunkers and I'm pleasantly surprised at how good the course is - and how well I'm playing it!" "I'll just try to enjoy this".

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  • Andy Murray Wins Second Wimbledon Title
Andy Murray Wins Second Wimbledon Title

His Great Britain team-mates have already arrived in Belgrade ahead of their quarter-final tie with Serbia, but Murray said that he would wait until Monday before making a decision on whether to join them. "That was probably the most clear look I had". If he's more aggressive, it's more easy for him to serve and to make points and to control bett...

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  • Rosario's home run, four hits lead Twins over Rangers 8
Rosario's home run, four hits lead Twins over Rangers 8

The Kepler slam, the first for Minnesota this year, capped a five-run fifth inning for the Twins off Texas starter A.J. Griffin (3-1). Kennys Vargas hit a towering shot to center in the fourth for the game's first run. WP-Ne.Ramirez (2). Max Kepler blasted a grand slam in the fifth inning on Sunday, powering the suddenly high-powered Twin...

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  • Payet: I did not mean to injure Ronaldo
Payet: I did not mean to injure Ronaldo

Gutted France coach Didier Deschamps said: "Even if we were a little bit exhausted as well, that's not an excuse". The 29-year-old forward, however, already announced his retirement without winning a major trophy for his national team. "Today I was unfortunate, I was injured but I always believed that these players, together with the strategy, woul...

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  • Hamlin Second at Sonoma
Hamlin Second at Sonoma

Tony Stewart didn't just have health concerns when he returned from a broken back eight races into the 2016 Sprint Cup season. "We were teammates a long time", an exhausted and emotional Stewart said in victory lane. You have to do that". I trust nobody had Tony Stewart in mind. "He made one mistake in Turn 7 and allowed us to get closer to him"...

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  • Internet goes wild for Hal Robson-Kanu's goal against Belgium
Internet goes wild for Hal Robson-Kanu's goal against Belgium

Wales deservedly advances to a semifinal against Portugal on Wednesday in Lyon. There seemed to be a sense of resignation among the Belgium fans amidst speculation that Marc Wilmots was not up to the job of leading the team to success at Euro 2016, however, and Thibaut Courtois admitted as much when asked after the game about where they went w...

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  • The DC CW Universe Has A Bad Case Of Barrowmania
The DC CW Universe Has A Bad Case Of Barrowmania

John Barrowman, who plays the Dark Archer on Arrow , has signed a new deal as a series regular across all of Greg Berlanti's superhero shows on The CW, EW has confirmed. While Supergirl was acquired by the CW recently, it isn't mentioned in the report. I wouldn't read too much into this as far as that goes, since all four series will have a ma...

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