Prediction for third iteration of Cleveland versus Golden State

With the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers set to begin tonight, The Daily Californian sports staff has made its predictions. Justice delos Santos   Since LeBron’s second career finals appearance with the band of supervillains that was the Miami Heat, the Western Conference foe he
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Ripples of the curse

As he swung back and forth upside-down, hundreds of feet off the ground, the Joker howled with laughter. The face-painted killer had nearly out-crazied Batman, but finally in a moment of weakness, he still spoke with that unnerving confidence and offered some of the most sage wisdom a psychopathic clown
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VikramMuller

Fickle fandom

More than two weeks removed from the Golden State Warriors’ absurd defeat in the NBA Finals, when they were manhandled for three straight games by the Cleveland Cavaliers, it feels like the time for mourning is over, and the time to reminisce and more objectively reflect is upon us. So,
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Shaun Livingston gives me life

I remember seeing videos of Shaun Livingston’s injury: the way his leg bent away at an impossible angle and he rolled around on the ground, clutching his knee in agonizing pain. His reaction was enough to stir feelings of sickness in the pit of my stomach. It’s hard to unsee
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How Steph became a villain

I can’t pinpoint the exact moment when Steph Curry’s propensity for pre-emptive three-point celebrations went from something that made me chuckle to something that made my skin crawl with anger. Maybe it was when he led his team with 27 points as they decimated my beloved Bulls in late November.
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VikramMuller

My Golden Dilemma

I’ll be the first to admit that I chose to watch my childhood hero Kobe Bryant close out his career, rather than to watch the Golden State Warriors win number 73. But instead of talking about the ridiculousness of his 60 points, I will spend the day before the NBA
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Love, hate and rivalry

I hate the Boston Celtics. I hate the green, I hate that dumb leprechaun, I hate that every time we discuss that stupid team we incorrectly pronounce the Irish word “Celtic,” and I especially hate The Truth. I detest the entire institution, and I would love to see them get
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Maddy Kerr talks volleyball, Steve Kerr

Maddy Kerr is a rising junior on Cal’s volleyball team and is expected to be one of the team’s biggest stars this upcoming season. She’s not the only Kerr who’s making a mark in the Bay Area: Her dad, Steve Kerr, is the head coach of the Golden State Warriors
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