Watch Drake Roast LeBron James' Hairline At NBA Awards
01:33, Jun 28, 2017
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On Monday night, the ceremony opened with a skit starring this year's host Drake as well as legendary comedian Will Ferrell.
Meanwhile, up for Coach of the Year award are Mike D'Antoni of the Houston Rockets, Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs, and Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat. When in doubt, just go with Michael Jordan. Russell Westbrook's MVP acceptance speech stole the show.
Drake hosting the first ever awards show seemed like a slam dunk. Ultimately she made a decision to move from the court to courtside, transitioning into sports journalism before graduation.
In a battle between two, Rockets' Eric Gordon beat out teammate Lou Williams for the NBA Sixth Man of the Year award.
Another memorable bit, albeit on a lighter side, was National Basketball Association legend Russell talking trash in the faces of big men legends Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Alonzo Mourning, Shaquille O'Neal, David Robinson and Dikembe Mutombo, pointing at them and telling them: "I will kick your ass". The 2017 Awards are finally here and I couldn't be more excited. While Drake certainly isn't the typical comedic host, he was comfortable enough to get jokes off in the direction of some of the NBA's most prominent people. Old-school National Basketball Association, represent! "I grew up in a family that was supportive and pushed me to work hard". Congratulations to the winners.
Reportedly, Shiv Sena President Thackeray has stuck to his party's aggressive stance on the issue of the Presidential polls. One was of (RSS chief) Mohan Bhagwat . "The burden of loan waiver will be on the Government and not banks", he had said.
Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, which ruled 9-3 previous year that "the First Amendment protects even hurtful speech". Alito rejected arguments that the government has an interest in preventing speech that is offensive to certain groups.
Bae was the longest-held US citizen in North Korea since the Korean War - first detained in 2012 and released two years later. Mattis says China shares the USA desire for denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, and "continues to work this issue".
Fowler, who drew a fortunate early tee time for round one, teed off at 7:51 a.m local time with Hideki Matsuyama and Jon Rahm . Just look at the hole location sheet for the day's play on Friday; nearly all of them are hidden away near the edge of greens.
Trump says Scalise "continues his very fearless fight", but adds: "it's been much more hard than people even thought at the time". Scalise and the others had been at the GOP team's baseball practice in nearby Alexandria, Virginia, when they were shot.
DUP leader Arlene Foster has said even though the party opposes same-sex marriage, it is "nonsense" to call the party homophobic. One possible effect of Brexit is the "hardening" of the border between UK-controlled Northern Ireland and the state of Ireland.
Barnier dismissed the suggestion of postponing the negotiations and said such a delay would only prompt further instability. Irish nationalist party Sinn Fein said the prospect of a British agreement with the DUP was causing anxiety and fear.
When filming wrapped on Pretty Little Liars last fall, Shay Mitchell couldn't leave without taking a little piece of Emily Fields. According to TVLine , Marlene King is opening up about what fans can expect to see in the Pretty Little Liars series finale.
Britain has held a moment of silence for the 79 people who are believed to have died in the high-rise fire in West London . Cundy said efforts to trace missing people had led him to believe that the number could be higher.
Avis teams up with Waymo on self-driving car program
Waymo's test is an effort to understand where regular people want to go with self-driving cars , and how they interact with them. Meanwhile, Apple is leasing a fleet of cars from Hertz in its own test of self-driving technology, according to Bloomberg .
Heavyweights Germany, Chile clash at Confed Cup
Both teams have scored in 5 of Germany's last 6 Confederations Cup matches and in 3 of their last 4 internationals. The worldwide football tournament, which runs until 2 July, is seen as a prelude to the 2018 World Cup.
New Lightning home jersey unveiled
The adidas model has removed the grey piping on the sweaters but otherwise left them mostly intact, including the navy blue color. The league switched from Reebok to Adidas.
Israel did not comply with UN call to stop settlements
In the absence of funding from the Palestinian Authority, money will need to come from the worldwide community or private donors. Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said: "Providing electricity to the Gaza Strip is an internal Palestinian issue ".
Mkhwebane to oppose Zuma's review of state capture report
South African bonds weakened on Monday afternoon in line with the rand, which in turn, was affected by local political concerns. ANCYL President Collin Maine says they are willing to work with Mkhwebane to ensure the money is paid back.
Portugal goal against Mexico annulled after video review
Portugal will play Mexico in the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match scheduled for Sunday, June 18, 2017 . Obviously the Portugal side has the best player in the entire tournament with the ineffable Cristiano Ronaldo .
Gunman Identified In Congressional Shooting
Elected in 2008, he represents a district in Louisiana that includes New Orleans suburbs and the southwest part of the state. Senator Tammy Duckworth, D-Ill., and Congressman Darin LaHood, R-Ill., also issued statements praising the first responders.