Warriors absorb power punch from Luka Doncic, Mavs in Game 2, setting stage for Stephen Curry's knockout blow

Warriors absorb power punch from Luka Doncic, Mavs in Game 2, setting stage for Stephen Curry’s knockout blow

SAN FRANCISCO — You could see it coming before Game 2 even started. Shoot, you could see it coming before Game 1 even ended. The Dallas Mavericks were blown off the court in the first game of the Western Conference finals on Wednesday, and you knew they would come out on Friday against the Golden …

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Warriors vs. Mavericks score, takeaways: Golden State overcomes 19-point deficit to comfortably beat Dallas

Warriors vs. Mavericks score, takeaways: Golden State overcomes 19-point deficit to comfortably beat Dallas

If you watched the first 24 minutes of Game 2 between the Golden State Warriors and Dallas Mavericks on Friday night but turned the game off at halftime, you’d probably be pretty surprised to learn that the Warriors ended up winning, 126-117. The Mavericks led the game 72-58 at halftime, and they appeared to be …

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A Safe Bet, a Wild Card and 'LeBron’s Guy': Insiders Scout Lakers Head Coach Hopefuls

A Safe Bet, a Wild Card and ‘LeBron’s Guy’: Insiders Scout Lakers Head Coach Hopefuls

Christian Petersen/Getty Images The Los Angeles Lakers are nearing a coaching hire after firing Frank Vogel shortly after the regular season, and each of the three candidates represent a different path philosophically for the Lakers. Per Shams Charania of The Athletic, the Lakers have three finalists in Terry Stotts, Darvin Ham and Kenny Atkinson. The next …

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Wimbledon Stripped Of Ranking Points Over Russia And Belarus Ban | Tennis News

Wimbledon Stripped Of Ranking Points Over Russia And Belarus Ban | Tennis News

Wimbledon, widely regarded as the world’s most prestigious tennis tournament, was stripped of ranking points on Friday by the sport’s main tours in a move which threatens to reduce the Grand Slam to the status of a high-profile exhibition event. The decision by the ATP and WTA was in response to Wimbledon banning Russian and …

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Boeing’s Starliner capsule docks for first time with International Space Station

Boeing’s new Starliner crew capsule has docked for the first time with the International Space Station, completing a major objective in a crucial test flight into orbit without astronauts aboard. The rendezvous of the gumdrop-shaped CST-100 Starliner with the orbital research outpost, currently home to a seven-member crew, occurred on Friday nearly 26 hours after …

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Starliner docks with ISS for the first time - SpaceNews

Starliner docks with ISS for the first time – SpaceNews

Updated 10:45 p.m. Eastern with post-launch briefing comments. TITUSVILLE, Fla. — Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft successfully docked with the International Space Station May 20, a little more than 24 hours after its launch. The spacecraft docked with the forward docking port on the Harmony module of the station at 8:28 p.m. Eastern. Controllers reported a …

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Inflation Comes to Japan, amid Plunging Yen, Inflation Subsidies. Bank of Japan Blows it Off as “Transitory,” Throws Yen under Bus

Inflation Comes to Japan, amid Plunging Yen, Inflation Subsidies. Bank of Japan Blows it Off as “Transitory,” Throws Yen under Bus

The Japanese people are not amused. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET: OK, so here we go. The overall consumer price index for all items in Japan jumped by 0.4% in April from March, the third month in a row of 0.4% increases (4.8% annualized), and by 2.5% from a year ago, up from an increase of 1.2% …

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Rangers in 2-0 hole after getting blanked by Hurricanes in Game 2 loss

Rangers in 2-0 hole after getting blanked by Hurricanes in Game 2 loss

RALEIGH, N.C. — The Rangers are headed back to New York trailing two games to none in their second-round series against the Hurricanes.  Between their stagnant offense, power-play struggles and slim contributions from their top guns, the Rangers didn’t do much to counter the limited offense the Hurricanes generated, and ultimately lost 2-0 in Game …

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