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Celtics stagger on without Thomas; guard may need surgery

Celtics stagger on without Thomas; guard may need surgery

A femoral-acetabular impingement means that the ball joint in the hip socket is not moving freely around the cup in which it resides. Before Sunday's Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals against ...

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A's No Match For Red Sox Bats, Fall Short of Completing Sweep

A's No Match For Red Sox Bats, Fall Short of Completing Sweep

Mitch Moreland homered for the third straight game. And the Oakland Athletics could not hand the Boston Red Sox a four-game sweep at home. Rodriguez (W, 3-1, 3.10 ERA) finished his 8 innings of stel...

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Pontus Aberg lifts Nashville Predators to Game 4 victory

Pontus Aberg lifts Nashville Predators to Game 4 victory

They could hear the cheering fans the instant they stepped off the plane, and Laviolette said he knows Monday night will be insane. The 23-year-old has yet to record a point in one regular-season game...

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Kante says he's not Chelsea's best player after winning FWA award

Kante says he's not Chelsea's best player after winning FWA award

The France worldwide has shone again in the Premier League this year, earning the PFA Player of the Year accolade after winning the title for a second consecutive season. "It is very special, a few ye...

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Warriors trash Spurs in Game Two blowout

Warriors trash Spurs in Game Two blowout

Davis Bertans dropped in 13 points, and Dewayne Dedmon had nine points to go with a team-high nine rebounds off the bench for the Spurs, whose reserves outscored their starters 53-47. It was definite...

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Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

Switzerland's Clariant, Huntsman of US in chemicals merger

The agreement comes after Reuters reported last March that Clariant and Huntsman previously ended merger talks because of disagreements over who would play the lead role. It is also planned that the...

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Consistent Madrid deserved title, says captain Ramos

Consistent Madrid deserved title, says captain Ramos

Madrid were crowned champions of Spain for the first time since 2012 after defeating Malaga 2-0 on Sunday. We deserved to win this league title. Barca fared better against the top sides than the cha...

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Tellez hits walk-off homer in 13th, Buffalo beats Pawtucket 7-5

Tellez hits walk-off homer in 13th, Buffalo beats Pawtucket 7-5

He went 2-for-4 and raised his batting average to.286. Given the recent struggled of the Oakland bullpen, which has choked up 17 runs in its past 13-2/3 collective innings, the insurance seemed a defi...

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Johansen and Kesler take spotlight in Western Conference Final

Johansen and Kesler take spotlight in Western Conference Final

Anaheim famously turned last season's horrific start into a Pacific Division title, but then lost a seven-game series in the first round to Nashville by dropping the first two games and Game 7, all...

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West Ham enter talks to potentially seal transfer deal for Championship star

West Ham enter talks to potentially seal transfer deal for Championship star

However, both players may have their hopes dashed for this summer at least. West Ham's victory brought a pleasing end to what has been a disappointing campaign after the seventh-placed finish past...

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El Shaarawy and Salah braces help Roma win 5-3 at Chievo

El Shaarawy and Salah braces help Roma win 5-3 at Chievo

Roma suffered an early scare as Lucas Castro lashed the ball into the net from close range to open the scoring in the 15th minute for Chievo , but El Shaarawy drew Roma level in the 28th minute fo...

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Juventus secure record sixth consecutive Serie A title

Juventus secure record sixth consecutive Serie A title

After second-placed Roma had demolished Chievo on Saturday night to trim their lead to a solitary point, the Bianconeri knew they had to beat Crotone if they wanted to avoid stretching the title-r...

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Arsenal, Wenger fail to make Champions League after 20 years

Arsenal, Wenger fail to make Champions League after 20 years

There are several key questions the Gunners need to answer this summer - and they're not all about Wenger and his future. Lapses of concentration from Laurent Koscielny and Gabriel as well as an i...

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Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

Nelson's Four Seasons finale: Horschel over Day in playoff

Reigning champion and recent Masters victor Sergio Garcia is 10 shots off the lead after a superb round of 65, recovering from what was a poor first round. But he had a 4-footer because he tried to ...

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Mike Trout fills up box score in Angels' rout of Mets

Mike Trout fills up box score in Angels' rout of Mets

Angels: Albert Pujols was held out of the lineup with a sore right hamstring. Turns out the back-to-back wins over the Angels were just a short reprieve for the Mets' starting rotation, which is...

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Qld snub Billy Slater for Origin opener

Qld snub Billy Slater for Origin opener

We felt the best way to handle the situation was to name a nominated 17. In his role as Mal Meninga's assistant coach with the Kangaroos, five-time Queensland Origin player and former Maroons coach ...

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Indian Premier League: Mumbai Indians thrash Kolkata Knight Riders to reach final

Indian Premier League: Mumbai Indians thrash Kolkata Knight Riders to reach final

After the match , Karn Sharam looked confident of Mumbai's chances of lifting the trophy. There is an unwritten rule in Indian Premier League (IPL) books: if a team has been on a winning spree, it ...

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Zverev reaches first Masters final in Rome

Zverev reaches first Masters final in Rome

Djokovic will make his second appearance of the day when he takes on Thiem at the Foro Italico after beating Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro 6-1 6-4 in a rain-delayed quarter-final carried over from...

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Thomas Injured, Cavaliers Hand Celtics Worst Home Playoff Loss in Team History

Thomas Injured, Cavaliers Hand Celtics Worst Home Playoff Loss in Team History

Cavaliers: James is first player with at least 30 points in eight straight playoff games since Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in 1970. "Isaiah has worked tirelessly to manage this injury since it first occurre...

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Chelsea 'hungry' to win UCL - Courtois

Chelsea 'hungry' to win UCL - Courtois

The former of which has reportedly been subject to huge interest in China that resulted in a training ground bust-up with Conte back in January. Goalkeeper Courtois says tag of "no hopers" made Che...

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JK: Four militants killed, three soldiers martyred in Naugam encounter

JK: Four militants killed, three soldiers martyred in Naugam encounter

Overall, the number of terrorists killed in the encounter had risen to four, while three soldiers attained martyrdom in the operation, he said. Earlier this month, the notorious Border Action Team (...

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Classy Pogba inspires Manchester United win over Crystal Palace

Classy Pogba inspires Manchester United win over Crystal Palace

The 21-year-old - who became the 100th player to score a Premier League goal for Manchester United - bent a terrific finish into the corner to make the ideal start to his United first-team career. Mou...

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Mike Zimmer Undergoes 8th Eye Surgery

Mike Zimmer Undergoes 8th Eye Surgery

And that means Zimmer has now had eight (!) eye surgeries. As the Associated Press reported , Zimmer scratched his eye during the Vikings' loss to the Bears on Halloween. After wearing sunglasses du...

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Celtics Tried To Trade Isaiah Thomas For Lottery Pick Last Year

Celtics Tried To Trade Isaiah Thomas For Lottery Pick Last Year

Both Thomas and Fultz attended the University of Washington. "He asks questions; I answer them", Thomas told ESPN's Chris Forsberg . "I'd be the best player ever, and everybody would think that...

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Celtics take down Wizards 115-105; now face Cavs

Celtics take down Wizards 115-105; now face Cavs

Bradley Beal led Washington - which was playing in its first Game 7 since 1979 - with 38 points, including 24 in the second half. But after coming back into the game at the 2:28 mark of the third qu...

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Laurent Koscielny to miss the FA Cup final after red card

Laurent Koscielny to miss the FA Cup final after red card

Alexis Sanchez was also forced off later in the game but the France boss failed to provide an update on the Chilean worldwide. The France worldwide exited both those games in the second half, once w...

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Hamilton unsure if his cordial relationship with title rival Vettel will last

Hamilton unsure if his cordial relationship with title rival Vettel will last

Hamilton will now head to the Monaco Grand Prix a week on Sunday six points behind Vettel with both drivers level on two victories each in a season which is shaping up to be an all-time classic. The G...

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Juventus Dispatch Monaco to Reach Champions League Final

Juventus Dispatch Monaco to Reach Champions League Final

The unsung hero opened the scoring on the way to Juve's 2-1 win over AS Monaco as they completed a 4-1 aggregate win in their Champions League semi-final on Tuesday. Kylian Mbappe turned in Joao Mouti...

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Djokovic and Nadal pull through

Djokovic and Nadal pull through

He was broken three consecutive times in the first set, and once in the second to give Coric a 5-3 lead that he converted to close out the match . The level of play from both players rose in a re...

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Tottenham's Harry Kane wins Golden Boot in 7-1 romp

Tottenham's Harry Kane wins Golden Boot in 7-1 romp

Kane racked up a second hat-trick of the week away to Hull City in Spurs' 7-1 romp on Sunday, to add to four goals at Leicester four days earlier, taking the Londoner to 78, so getting to three figure...

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Stenhouse Jr. ends long drought to win Geico 500

Stenhouse Jr. ends long drought to win Geico 500

RFR had a run of success on the restrictor plate tracks earlier in this decade before the organization's level of performance dipped, so it is not surprising to see the team get back to victory lane...

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With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

With no Triple Crown in play, Belmont lacks a singular buzz

Classic Empire put away Always Dreaming at the top of the stretch and looked to have the race won opening up on the field. Brown and owners Seth Klarman and William Lawrence used a conservative a...

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Mauro Icardi set for return to Argentina squad

Mauro Icardi set for return to Argentina squad

According to several reports in Spain , either Ernesto Valverde or Eduardo Berizzo could replace Sampaoli at Sevilla but what's for sure is that the Argentinean won't be the manager of Barcelona ne...

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Mumbai Indians clinch thrilling IPL final against Supergiant

Mumbai Indians clinch thrilling IPL final against Supergiant

Jaydev Unadkat (2/19) and Adam Zampa (2/32) picked up wickets, but the star of the Pune bowlers was Washington Sundar (0/13 off 4) who bowled in the power play overs. A disappointed Supergiant captain...

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Torres Striker gives Atletico dream Calderon farewell

Torres Striker gives Atletico dream Calderon farewell

Diego Simeone has confirmed that he will remain Atletico Madrid's Coach next season. The stadium hosts the King's Cup final between Barcelona and Alaves next Saturday, while a friendly between Atl...

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Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur

Ducks captain Getzlaf fined for apparent homophobic slur

After being inconsistent last round against Edmonton, Gibson has played very well in net but the Ducks' have not provided enough goal support. The 23-year-old Stockholm native scored in his third care...

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Fernando Llorente's late effort ensures Swansea end on high against West Brom

Fernando Llorente's late effort ensures Swansea end on high against West Brom

Even if we were a little bit more stubborn we would have drawn games and won games which we haven't. That's ultimately what enabled us to survive. "We want to keep our best players and strengthen,...

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Crawford dominates Diaz en route to TKO victory

Crawford dominates Diaz en route to TKO victory

There are few now around 140 or 147 pounds who are in his league. First, there's still business at 140. Dominican Republic's Felix Diaz , left, punches Terence Crawford during the seventh round o...

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Boston creamed: Cavs back home after demolishing Celtics

There may be much more of that ahead in Games 3 and 4 as the Cavs will look to push aside the Celtics quickly and get as many as eight days off before the Finals start on June 1. The two-time All-Star...

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Pirates Edge Phillies 1-0 In Rain After Freese HBP

Pirates Edge Phillies 1-0 In Rain After Freese HBP

The Pirates won both series of their six-game homestand and have now won 6 of their last 8 games overall. "It just feels like I'm on the right track". The game started on time and was never delayed ...

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