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Stephen Curry is 1st unanimous NBA MVP, takes honor again

The Golden State Warriors superstar is the 11th player in NBA history to be voted MVP in consecutive seasons and the first guard to do so since Steve Nash in 2004-05 and 2005-06.

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Predators force decider after OT win over Sharks

Nashville's Viktor Arvidsson scored 2:03 into overtime to give the Predators a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks at Bridgestone Arena on Monday and force a decisive Game 7 in their Western Conference semi-final series.

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Gosper: Amid scandal, FIFA deserves credit for reforms

The "arrogance" of senior officials brought corruption-related turmoil to world soccer but important governance reforms could restore its credibility, according to influential sports administrator Kevan Gosper.

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Curry returns as Warriors take 3-1 lead over Trail Blazers

Stephen Curry scored 17 of his 40 points in overtime as the Golden State Warriors rallied for a 132-125 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday at the Moda Center.

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Tuesday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2014 file photo, Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg (37) pitches in a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants at Nationals Park in Washington. Strasburg and the Nationals have agreed to a $7.4 million, one-year contract and avoided salary arbitration.

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Strasburg, Nats agree to deal adding $175M

He will go from making $7.4 million this season to earning $25 million annually from 2017-23. The total dollars added equal the sixth-highest in a deal for a major league pitcher.

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NBA & NHL Playoffs Scoreboard

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PLAYOFFS Final/OT Miami 94 Toronto 87 Final/OT Golden State 132 Portland 125 Dallas Stars’ Mattias Janmark (13), of…

Golden State Warriors shooting guard Stephen Curry gestures against the Los Angeles Clippers during the first quarter of Game 6 of an opening-round NBA basketball playoff series in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, May 1, 2014.

2 weeks ago

AP Source: Warriors G Stephen Curry wins 2nd straight MVP

Curry led the Warriors to an NBA-record 73 wins in the regular season as both he and his team somehow improved after he won the MVP and led Golden State to its first championship in 40 years the previous season.

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Kings agree to terms with coach Dave Joerger

The Kings and Joerger settled the deal Monday, just two days after Joerger was fired in Memphis.

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For $200 you can learn how to eat like Tom Brady

If learning how to make your own dairy-free avocado ice cream sounds appealing, then you're in luck.

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Penn State president ‘appalled’ by media reports on Paterno

The president of Penn State said on Sunday he was appalled by the media coverage surrounding allegations the university's late head football coach Joe Paterno knew about child sex abuse by his assistant coach as far back as the mid-1970s.

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Lightning shut out Islanders to win series

Ben Bishop continues to save his best for the biggest games and on Sunday the Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender's best ended the New York Islanders' season.

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Love delivers as Cavs sweep Hawks

The Cavaliers advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for the second straight season and will await the winner of the Toronto Raptors-Miami Heat series.

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2 weeks ago

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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Durant scores 41 points, Thunder beat Spurs to tie series

CLIFF BRUNT, AP Sports Writer OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kevin Durant matched his career playoff high with 41 points and…

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Love, James lead Cavs to another sweep, over Hawks

PAUL NEWBERRY, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — Kevin Love scored 27 points, LeBron James hit a huge shot with…

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Hedman, Bishop lead Lightning back to East final

FRED GOODALL, AP Sports Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Victor Hedman scored twice and Ben Bishop stopped 28 shots Sunday,…

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NBA & NHL playoff scoreboard

All the scores from the NBA and NHL playoffs.

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Canelo Alvarez stops Amir Khan in 6th round

Struggling with Amir Khan's speed, Alvarez unleashed a long right hand that send Khan backward on the canvas, where referee Kenny Bayless didn't even bother to count him out at 2:37 of the sixth round.

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KENTUCKY DERBY: A perfect start for Nyquist

At 8-0 Nyquist is the eighth unbeaten horse to win the Derby.

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Today in entertainment history: May 26

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Sharks head to 1st Cup final after 5-2 win over Blues

It's finally happening for these guys. #StanleyCup

The Stanley Cup starts Monday night.

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LeBron, Love power Cavaliers to 116-78 romp over Raptors

.@cavs defeat the @Raptors 116-78 & take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals! James 23p/6r/8a. #CAVSvRAPTORS

Back on their home court following two straight losses in Canada, the Cavs opened a 34-point lead in the first half and never slowed while taking a 3-2 series lead.

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An honest trailer for ‘X-Men: The Animated Series’

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Before you see "X-Men: Apocalypse," relive the '90s cartoon that you still remember - and the theme song that you can't get out of your head.

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Judge denies motion for new Gawker-Hulk Hogan trial

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A Florida judge has denied Gawker's motion for a new trial in the Hulk Hogan sex-video case and won't reduce a $140 million jury verdict.

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