The tradition of sports teams visiting the White House dates to the 1800s.
The Warriors became the first Bay Area team to capture a championship at home since the A's finished the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 5 of the 1974 World Series. "I hope everyone's cool and doesn't tear anything up". "From my eyes, they're built to last a few years".
After the Cavaliers had fallen to the Golden State Warriors on Monday, James was asked by a reporter in a press conference if he thought stacked teams, like the ones he'd been on, were good or bad for the National Basketball Association.
Jenkins reports one Thunder official, who had consistent communication with Durant and believed he would re-sign in Oklahoma City, noticed something was different once Golden State lost to Cleveland in 2016.
"But we were disciplined, we had a message everyday - it was always just about us". Nobody will have the same 15 players they ended the season with.
James delivered the Full LeBron: 41 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists.
Kyrie Irving followed up his 40-point gem in Game 4 with 26 points but shot 9 for 22.
The Warriors blew a 3-1 lead in the Finals previous year and lost the title to the Cleveland Cavaliers after posting the best regular-season record in National Basketball Association history.
Former President Barack Obama sent a congratulatory text to Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant following the team's championship win over the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Wanda Durant had her son at just 21. "I'm so happy Kevin has broken through and there's more to come from him". "I can't wait to celebrate with my teammates in the locker room". Some even claimed the Warriors were fools for signing Durant, because he would mess up team chemistry. Then it was Golden State's time again, with Durant as the prized addition.
But unlike last year's comeback when they took advantage of Harrison Barnes' offensive struggles, Durant answered every charge during a 39-point night and Cleveland will need to find new answers if these teams meet in a fourth straight Finals next season.
Marks & Spencer Group's (LON:MKS) chief executive received a smaller pay package than his predecessor, the company has revealed. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 672 ($8.68) per share, for a total transaction of £15,214.08 ($19,658.97).
Flynn was sacked after it was learned that he lied to Vice President Mike Pence about his discussions with Ambassador Kislyak. As Mueller assembles his investigative team, statements by Trump's friend Christopher Ruddy this week set off new questions.
The University of Virginia student wept at his sentencing, saying: "I have made the worst mistake of my life". His parents, Fred and Cindy Warmbier, said in a statement that their son died on Monday afternoon.
Guterres criticized Israel's military control of Palestinian areas, saying it endangers both Israelis and Palestinians. The U.N. leader said only a two-state solution would "achieve the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people".
That will only expand the Warriors' payroll and force the Warriors to make tough choices about who should get the bigger contract. The Cleveland Cavaliers are averaging 114.7 points on 48.8 percent shooting and allowing 106.5 points on 45.4 percent shooting.
Johnson came in with 73, but that was not almost enough, as he finished at 4-over 148 when 145 or better was needed to advance. Day and McIlroy were left feeling pretty empty, as each had arrived to Wisconsin nearly a week ago with high expectations.
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Open - one fewer than the number who had done it over the first 116 years of what had been known as the toughest test in golf. Brian Harman, who had the lead coming into the day, made a long birdie putt on No. 3 to join Koepka on top.
Mayweather said that a confidentiality clause is in place and that the financial purses of the fighters will not be disclosed. Ronda Rousey of the U.S. (left) faces-off with compatriot Holly Holm for the UFC fight in Melbourne on November 13, 2015.
Developer Iron Galaxy has confirmed the Killer Instinct Steam release. A new gameplay video for Eagle was shown off at CEO 2017 as well.
Grenfell Tower: 79 presumed dead in London fire
Cundy said there may have been other people in the tower that police are not aware of, which would add to the final death toll. Some wore T-shirts with images of missing loved ones as they climbed the front steps and pushed their way into the building.
EU Brexit talks to focus 1st on citizens' rights
Davis said the talks were off to a "promising start" and denied that Britain had caved in on the sequencing of the talks. An early election this month, in which Prime Minister Theresa May lost her majority, only added to the problems.
No change: Cavs not slowing, sticking to plan vs. Warriors
To me, the coolest element of this whole thing is the way Curry has gone from two-time MVP to second in command to Kevin Durant . But history turned to infamy when they blew a 3-1 lead to the Cavaliers , the biggest collapse in NBA Finals history.
Valeant Stock Jumps After John Paulson Named to Board
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