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Bayer Leverkusen appoints Heiko Herrlich as coach

Bayer Leverkusen appoints Heiko Herrlich as coach

The former Bundesliga player began his professional career at Leverkusen in 1989 and played 75 times over the course of four years at the club. Leverkusen have lured him back to the BayArena, thou...

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Moyes fined for 'slap' comment at female reporter

Moyes fined for 'slap' comment at female reporter

The Scot was contrite about the incident when questioned at a subsequent press conference. "I was disappointed with myself for it", said Moyes, who resigned as Sunderland boss following their re...

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7 surprising things about the Stanley Cup Final so far

The Penguins lead the series 2-1. The series shifts back to Pittsburgh, where the defending champions take on Nashville in Game 5 at PPG Paints Arena on Thursday. His best may have been his stop on ...

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Laviolette says desperation on Predators' side

Gaudreau - who has scored the winning goal in the last two games - still did not have a locker for the morning skate, simply using a chair and a shelf with his nameplate on it. Barkley said the Nation...

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FINALS: Warriors Stun Cavs With Late Comeback Win

Every time James did head to the bench for a minor breather, the Warriors quickly took advantage. Point guard Steph Curry scored 26 points and led the team in rebounding with 13. Wednesday night,...

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Djokovic out of French Open after loss in quarterfinal to Dominic

Djokovic out of French Open after loss in quarterfinal to Dominic

The second semi-final pits nine-time champion Rafael Nadal against Dominic Thiem , fresh from his upset of defending champion Novak Djokovic . "You know, I'm the odd one out in the semis". Halep c...

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Wayne Rooney considering seeing out his contract at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney considering seeing out his contract at Manchester United

United's record scorer is thought to favour a move to boyhood club Everton but the Goodison club's wage structure could scupper any potential move. Rooney and family have been on holiday since Unit...

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Will Thiem Stop Nadal From Entering Yet Another French Open Final?

The second-seeded Czech fended off three break points on her way to claiming the second set 6-3, clinching it with a forehand victor on her second set point. The last time the pair had met at a Grand ...

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Durant's late 3 lifts Warriors

James and Irving were relentless in the second half and it appeared they had done enough to get Cleveland over the top and perhaps back in the series. Some people may argue their greatness, but Jame...

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Penguins crush Predators, take 3-2 lead

Penguins crush Predators, take 3-2 lead

With the benefit of rest, their minutes could be pushed even higher. The Predators also award the best player in each game a heavy chain as a reward, a hockey version of a game ball. "We came here wit...

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LeBron dunks idea he's worn out guarding Durant

I can wonder just what were they doing with 12.9 seconds left? But Smith has shown up early in Game 3 Wednesday night, hitting his first two 3-pointers to help the Cavaliers take an early 21-19 lead...

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LeBron Considering Leaving Cavs for Clippers, Lakers in 2018

The last time the 32-year-old did this, he won two consecutive National Basketball Association championships in just four seasons. The Ringer's Bill Simmons and Kevin O'Connor added another level to...

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Orioles no match for Nats' Ross

Orioles no match for Nats' Ross

Joe Ross induced a pair of infield grounders and earned a called third strike, allowing one single to dispatch the Orioles in the first inning. At left is Nationals second baseman Wilmer Difo. His...

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Liverpool end interest in Virgil van Dijk, apologise to Southampton

Though Southampton have done business with Liverpool over recent years, they feel that the Reds have overstepped in this case and the prospective move to the Reds is now officially dead. Yesterd...

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NBA Finals Game 3 preview

Now, a fourth one seems almost as distant with the scary-good Warriors just getting started. And James has once again been criticized for not being more aggressive late in Game 3, when he made a pas...

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A Guide To Amazon Alexa's Sick Burns Of Warriors, Cavaliers

But history turned to infamy when they blew a 3-1 lead to the Cavaliers , the biggest collapse in NBA Finals history. Durant is the key player, though. "There have been times throughout my ca...

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Warriors take 3-0 series lead with 118-113 win over Cavs

Warriors take 3-0 series lead with 118-113 win over Cavs

The Warriors are led by guard Stephen Curry , who averaged 25.3 points per game during the regular season. Kyrie Irving added 38 points and three assists, and J.R. They're a flawless 15-0, and ...

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NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year

NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from last year

Golden State Warriors took a 3-0 lead over defending champions Cleveland Cavaliers with a 118-113 victory in the best-of-seven NBA Finals . When you really want to see James's value, however, all...

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Most Americans Don't Think Trump's 'Travel Ban' Is Anti-Muslim

But such criticism does not have much impact on President Trump. Along party lines, Democrats are more likely than Republicans to view the executive order as anti-Muslim. At best, the experts said ...

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Mourinho delighted to play Real Madrid in European Super Cup

They too can now also boast the record of being the first team in the Champions League era to successfully defended its title. But let's not forget just how vital Ronaldo's days at Manchester U...

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HomePod Reinvents Music In The Home

HomePod Reinvents Music In The Home

The HomePod , a wireless speaker for the home that allows users to ask Apple's voice assistant Siri to play music and ask questions, will retail for US$349 when it is released in December in th...

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Steph Curry's revival, not Durant's brilliance, may be the Warriors' best weapon

After winning Games 1 and 2 by a combined 41 points at home, the Warriors had to scrap for all 48 minutes to take down the Cavs, who will need a similar effort to avoid being swept by a team with fe...

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Preds Fall To Penguins, 6-0

The situation seemed dire. Nashville is 2-5 in its last seven games on the road. But instead of one person, it was five. Some think Matt Murray should continue as the Pittsburgh Penguins' ...

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Murray ideal as Penguins rout Predators 6-0

The Predators could be down another center for Sunday's do-or-die Game 6 against the Penguins , but it's highly unlikely. Now, Rinne and the Predators, facing elimination for the first time in the ...

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Pepe Confirms Real Madrid Exit But PSG Deal Not Done Yet

Pepe Confirms Real Madrid Exit But PSG Deal Not Done Yet

Interesting post? Please share! Zinedine Zidane did superbly to rotate his squad in order to keep everyone in flawless shape as they competed for the double in the 2016/17 campaign. Lukaku is keen...

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Saudis apologize after minute's silence snub in Australia

Only one player, No.7 Salman al-Faraj, stood facing the centre circle with his hands behind his back. Australia went on to win the match 3-2. In 2015, Turkish football fans disrupted moments of ...

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Steph and KD's moms celebrate in tunnel after Game 3

Steph and KD's moms celebrate in tunnel after Game 3

That was a damn good shot, but once the replay was shown over and over again - the attention seemed to shift off of Durant and on to Curry. Curry claimed Thursday that the celebration wasn't meant t...

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Stanley Cup Finals: Evgeni Malkin snipe gives Penguins 3-0 lead

It isn't just Phil Kessel who is hoping to bring more offence to the table for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final against the Nashville Predators . For that to happen, players like Crosby (one goa...

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Blowouts More Common Than Close Games In Stanley Cup Final

I don't think that necessarily they were bad goals. Our guys have a tremendous amount of confidence in him. Barring a comeback for the ages, the Eastern Conference champions will take a 3-2 series l...

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Crosby dominant in Penguins' Game 5 win over Predators

There was no hangover from two straight road losses for the champs. It's an opportunity for us to get on the ice, play the best game that we can play and put ourselves in a position to accomplish the ...

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NBA Finals Game 3 ratings up 22 percent from a year ago

Flawless as in only taking the right shot in every instance. Ideal as in not turning the ball over. Ideal as it hitting every open shot. And, oh, by the way, the Warriors? Sure, Durant has been ...

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LeBron: Warriors Have the 'Most Firepower I've Played'

Bigger than all of them and all of that. It might not be Quicken Loans Arena that Cavs fans want to be on Friday as the team faces elimination. Iguodala's block this time. "This is a make-or-mis...

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Eden Hazard's hints at Real Madrid move before ankle fracture

The former Lille man has enjoyed an outstanding season for Chelsea , scoring 17 goals in 42 appearances, and played a pivotal role in their Premier League title success. "We all have dreams". ...

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Warriors one win shy of NBA crown

Golden State won 118-113. The Warriors have been led in the Finals by Kevin Durant , the ground-shaking free-agent acquisition from last season who was the 2014 MVP and has perhaps reshaped the G...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Twitter Hails India's 124-Run Win Against Pakistan

India began the defence of their International Cricket Council (ICC) Champions Trophy title with a comfortable victory over Pakistan at Edgbaston in Birmingham after the match went ahead amid...

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Vettel on top in Monaco

Vettel on top in Monaco

But even so, the three-time F1 World Drivers' Champion was frustrated with the way the weekend had panned out, even if the result itself was an improvement on his initial expectations. "For me, I take...

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Penguins rout Predators 6-0 to take 3-2 Cup lead

The Nashville Predators jumped out to an early lead, but Sidney Crosby tied it up on a nice breakaway where he completely undressed Rinne. The Penguins overwhelmed Rinne again, sending Nashville...

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Would flawless postseason make these Warriors the best team ever?

Just look down the list of participants, and you can feel the weight. They've won 15 straight playoff games, and can become the first team in National Basketball Association history to navigate the pl...

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Latest Floyd Mayweather Jr., Conor McGregor Update Could Be Biggest News Yet

Latest Floyd Mayweather Jr., Conor McGregor Update Could Be Biggest News Yet

According to a report from the Los Angeles Times' Lance Pugmire , however, thos negotiations will not involve UFC President Dana White . Negotiations still need to take place, and Pugmire added ...

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Stoops retires as OU football coach

Stoops was 39 when he left Florida, where he was defensive coordinator under Steve Spurrier, to take over at Oklahoma in 1999. Stoops has made a decision to retire as Oklahoma's football. "He wanted t...

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