Nearly as soon as the final buzzer sounded on Monday night and Golden State became the 2017 NBA champions, many followers of both basketball and politics began to wonder whether or not the Warriors would take part in the White House visit that traditionally comes with winning a championship in a North American sport. They brought in Kevin Durant, one of the best three players in the league who was also hungry for a championship. In Game 5, he responded with arguably the coaching performance of his career.
"We haven't even gotten that far and all those reports are false", Kerr said. "And we are going to move forward with that when we have a chance to". The way he embraced the opportunity in the Finals was unbelievable. ". I'm sure we will have a conversation about it pretty soon".
Drayond Green and Kevin Durant are certainly fired up to be National Basketball Association champs.
"Steph definitely took a back seat to start the season until he realized we didn't need him to take a back seat, we need you to be aggressive as you're going to be", forward Draymond Green said. "They did a great job, their front office and their players, by doing that recruiting, the things that they did in the summertime, and obviously it paid dividends".
Stephen Curry, Andre Iguodala, Shaun Livingston, Zaza Pachulia, David West and JaVale McGee will be among many Golden State players in the free-agent waters, and Kevin Durant will likely join them.
"So, I do not anticipate any issues with him staying".
"Oakland represents all of us", Kerr told KTVU. He's our vocal leader.
Johnson, a rookie with the Los Angeles Lakers in 1980, averaged 21.5 points, 11.2 rebounds, 8.7 assists and 2.7 steals in 42.7 minutes per game during that Finals. So, it was a prolific night for both, but it was borne out of early-season struggles when Curry was focusing on playing a lesser role in the offense to allow Durant to thrive.
"I agree with that description, if you remove the 'et, '" Curry said, in response to Plank calling President Trump an "asset".
Kerr still found time to crack a joke on the stage afterward: "Well, we had very little talent, actually, it was mostly coaching". That's not going to happen.
William and Rizal's father, Ray Cahambing, said it was unfortunate Oakland was losing the Warriors, "but the diehard fans" would make the trip across the Bay to San Francisco to see the team. "And he played with force tonight". "We encourage people to pick one or the other".
Turns out the Warriors have two of them for what seems destined to be the beginning of a lovely friendship. It's not a façade.
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Kovalev's resume isn't near to what Ward's is, but he does have wins against Bernard Hopkins and two wins against Jean Pascal. When we hear Kovalev's trainer talk, we wonder if Team Kovalev is taking the right approach to this second go-round.
So according to Sanders, when a insane person goes out and shoots Republicans , it's no one's fault but the shooter's. Hodgkinson is believed by investigators to have been a person "of strong views", a senior U.S. official said.
The Congressional Baseball Game for Charity sold more than 20,000 tickets and raised more than $1 million for charity . Trump only alluded to the shooting indirectly while voicing support for the victims.
He was squeezing off five or six shots at a time and, according to the report of the incident, fired about 50 shots in all. But people here are wondering, you know, how much the political divide now in the country has to do with what happened.
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Day arrived at Erin Hills a week ago and felt "I put in the best preparation for any major in my career, " he said. Open record for the first round by yielding 44 sub-par rounds, breaking by five the record set in 1990 at Medinah.
For most others, like Henrik Stenson , it was being careless off the tee and facing the rigorous test of recovering. But the top-ranked players, with the exception of Garcia, who shot 2 under 70, faltered during the opening round.
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Authorities also confirm Hodgkinson legally purchased a 9 mm handgun and an assault-style rifle from licensed firearms sellers. Capitol Police and representatives for the three lawmakers did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
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Hodgkinson owned a home inspection business, which he dissolved on January 10, according to Secretary of State corporate records. His repeated brushes with authorities suggest that Hodgkinson grew increasingly short-tempered as he aged.
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Andy McCarthy, a former federal prosecutor and now a fellow at the conservative National Review Institute, agrees. Hans Nichols of MSNBC , reporting from the White House, said the tweet is remarkable for two reasons.
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