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Mayweather back on top of Forbes best paid list
(Reuters) - American boxer Floyd Mayweather's blockbuster fight against Conor McGregor has pushed him back to the top of the Forbes list of best paid athletes for the fourth time in seven years.
James expects team mates to step up in Cleveland
(Reuters) - Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James expects his team mates to step up their game when the NBA Finals shift to the Quicken Loans Arena on Wednesday, a boost his team will need to avoid falling into a 3-0 hole in the best-of-seven series.
Trump keeps up blitz on NFL players with 'Celebration of America'
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's kept up his feud with the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday after most team members refused to attend an event honoring their Super Bowl victory in the fallout over Trump's demand that players stand for the national anthem.
NBA-Cavs and Warriors would take pass on White House visit
June 5 (Reuters) - Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry have been battling in the NBA Finals, but both stars agreed on Tuesday that whichever team wins the championship will skip the traditional White House visit to celebrate with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Down 0-2 in NBA Finals, James, Cavaliers expect boost at home
LeBron James said before the start of the NBA Finals that the Cleveland Cavaliers will draw on their experience.
LeBron James: Whoever wins NBA championship won't want White House invite
On the day the Philadelphia Eagles were supposed to be visiting the White House to celebrate their Super Bowl championship, participants in the 2018 NBA Finals ripped President Donald Trump and made it clear the NBA champion won't be going to White House, either.
NBA officials admit another missed call in favor of Warriors in Game 2
The official Twitter account of NBA officials acknowledged a missed foul call that should have gone against the Golden State Warriors during Game 2 of the NBA Finals.
Rakuten get 24-carat exposure from Golden State's Finals run
TOKYO (Reuters) - When Golden State Warriors sharp-shooter Stephen Curry pulls up for one of his signature three-pointers in the NBA Finals, millions of viewers around the world marveling at his skills will also see sponsor Rakuten's logo on his jersey.
NBA-Rakuten get 24-carat exposure from Golden State's Finals run
TOKYO, June 5 (Reuters) - When Golden State Warriors sharp-shooter Stephen Curry pulls up for one of his signature three-pointers in the NBA Finals, millions of viewers around the world marveling at his skills will also see sponsor Rakuten's logo on his jersey.
NBA: Golden State Warriors' Iguodala reportedly expects Finals return
Golden State forward Andre Iguodala completed an individual workout pain-free on Saturday and is close to being cleared to return for the NBA Finals, ESPN's Chris Haynes reported Monday.
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