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All tied up: Saad’s winner helps even series

The story of the Stanley Cup finals continues to be the power of one.

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How well do Warriors ‘fans’ know their team?

There's bandwagon fans, and then there's people who don't know Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham are from Fleetwood Mac and not the NBA.

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Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, June 11.

Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford blocks a shot against the Minnesota Wild during the first period of Game 2 in the second round of the NHL Stanley Cup hockey playoffs in Chicago, Sunday, May 3, 2015.

Chicago beats Tampa 2-1, evens final at 2-2

Crawford finished with 24 saves to help the Hawks avoid their third straight loss.

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova (8) shoots in front of Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) during the second half of Game 3 of basketball's NBA Finals in Cleveland, Tuesday, June 9, 2015.

Dellavedova released from hospital

Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova has been released from the hospital after being treated for dehydration following Game 3 of the NBA Finals.

Germany's Shkodran Mustafi, right, looks on while United States' Bobby Wood, center, runs to score his side's 2nd goal during the soccer friendly match between Germany and the United States in Cologne, western Germany, Wednesday, June 10, 2015.

Very Friendly: Wood’s 87th-minute goal lifts US to 2-1 win at Germany

NESHA STARCEVIC, AP Sports Writer   COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Bobby Wood scored a late goal for the second time…

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30), Draymond Green (23) and Klay Thompson (11) walk up court during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Dallas Mavericks, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Dallas. Curry had 29-points, Green had 20-points and Thompson had 25-points in the 105-98 Warriors win.

Warriors’ Green has back spasms, expected to play in Game 4

The runner-up for Defensive Player of the Year, Green is shooting just 8 for 30 (27 percent) in the finals, missing seven of his eight 3-point attempts.

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Astros get another Biggio on Day 3 of MLB draft

Notre Dame outfielder Conor Biggio, son of Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, was selected by the Astros in the 34th round of the Major League Baseball draft Wednesday.

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French Open ‘grunts’ set to music

You'll never listen to tennis the same way again.

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American Medical Association adopts youth sports concussion policy

The policies are intended to lower the risk of brain injuries and call for prompt diagnosis and medical care.

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NBA Finals: Top 5 plays of Game 3

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are halfway to the first championship in franchise history.

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FIFA to kick off Blatter succession process in July

Scandal-hit FIFA will hold an extraordinary executive committee meeting to discuss the election to replace president Sepp Blatter, who announced his resignation last week.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, June 10.

Cleveland Cavaliers head coach David Blatt listens to questions during a news conference after Game 2 of basketball's NBA Finals Sunday, June 7, 2015, in Oakland, Calif. Cleveland won the game 95-93 in overtime.

Cavs hold off Warriors to take 2-1 lead

The city of Cleveland is two victories away from celebrating its first major championship since Jim Brown and Frank Ryan led the Browns to the 1964 NFL title.

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Giants rookie Chris Heston throws no-hitter against New York Mets

Heston struck out 11, walked none and allowed just two balls into the outfield.

Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) passes against the Detroit Lions during the second half of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.

Raiders QB Derek Carr returns to practice from finger injury

Carr was a full participant in practice for the first time since April.

Seattle Mariners relief pitcher David Aardsma (53) celebrates with catcher Adam Moore, right, after the Mariners defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 during a baseball game on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, in Baltimore.

Former Mariner Aardsma joins Braves for first shot in majors since 2013

Aardsma was Seattle's closer in 2009-10, when he had a combined 69 saves. He is 15-17 with a 4.23 ERA overall with seven teams in eight seasons.

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Little Sandman: Nats draft Mariano Rivera Jr. in 4th round

Rivera was 5-7 with a 2.65 ERA and a school-record 113 strikeouts this season for the Iona Gaels, while also being selected the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference's pitcher of the year

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WATCH: John Oliver’s FIFA challenge

The "Last Week Tonight" host makes good on his promise.

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Need a ride? Call a Dolphin

Call for an Uber driver and you may get a Dolphin ... a Miami Dolphin.

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Bells win third series opener against Kitsap 4-0

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The Bells are in first place at 16 - 9.

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Mariners hit 4 HR’s in win over A’s

Seattle Mariners' Nelson Cruz follows the flight of his three-run home run off Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Brad Boxberger during the ninth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, May 27, 2015, in St. Petersburg, Fla. Mariners' Chris Taylor, and Robinson Cano also scored on the hit. The Mariners won the game 3-0.

The Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 9-5 Friday night for their third win in four games.

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Dempsey, Chandler score as US beats Guatemala 4-0

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Clint Dempsey converted a penalty kick in his return from a suspension for a confrontation with a referee, Timmy Chandler scored his first international goal and the United States routed Guatemala

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Oilers sign Connor McDavid to 3-year, entry-level contract

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The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms with center Connor McDavid on a three-year, entry-level contract.

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AP source: Knicks agree to deal with center Robin Lopez

Portland Trail Blazers' Robin Lopez (42) reaches over San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (4) for a rebound during the first half of Game 1 of a Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Tuesday, May 6, 2014, in San Antonio.

Lopez will leave the Portland Trail Blazers to fill the open spot in the middle for the Knicks