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The defense of the warriors is impossible to neglect

Draymond Green combined a scowl with trash talk and stifling defense in Golden State’s Game 2 win over Boston. Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images Even the nights he notches a triple-singleDraymond Green has a knack for being the main character. During and after the Golden State Warriors equalized against the Boston Celtics in Sunday’s Game 2 …

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‘Donkey Kong defense’ comes during Bill Cosby sex abuse trial

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The “Donkey Kong defense” came into play Monday in a civil trial on allegations of sexual assault against Bill Cosby, as his attorney pressed a key witness on previous statements according to which she had played the arcade game during a visit with Cosby to the Playboy Mansion in 1975, …

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The NBA Finals-bound Celtics beat Heat with perfect defense, but did that prepare them for their next test?

Six days before Boston Celtics won Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals on the road, they desperately needed to win Game 4 at home. They were down 2-1 in the series, and they had just suffered a disheartening loss in which miami heat star Jimmy Butler played zero minutes in the second half. During …

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Defense witnesses describe Depp’s behavior, damage to Heard’s career

Placeholder while loading article actions Jurors in the libel trial of Amber Heard and Johnny Depp heard Thursday from Adam Waldman, one of Depp’s attorneys, whose remarks in 2020 led Heard to counter-sue Depp for alleged libel — one of the complexities of ‘a trial which is now winding down its fifth full week at …

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Five observations: Andrew Wiggins, Warriors defense blocks Mavs in Game 1

SAN FRANCISCO – Here are five observations from the Warriors‘Dominant 112-87 Game 1 win vs. Maverickswhich put Golden State within three wins of the NBA Finals. 1. Andre Wiggins‘ individual defense Andre Wiggins jumped up Maxi Kleberone of two undersized centers in Dallas, for a backhand midway through the third quarter that gave the Warriors …

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