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Draymond Green shoots up list of Cleveland villains

The Cavs leading 3-point shooter (totaled a team-high 177 in the regular season) was 7-of-12 from downtown in Game 4. They look so much like The New World Order to the point where even LeBron James l...

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Matt Murray remains Penguins starter for Game 5

The only outlier in that span was Los Angeles' 2014 win over the New York Rangers that was decided on Alec Martinez's double-overtime goal in Game Five at Staples Center. Not having Sissons would have...

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Nadal and Wawrinka set for mouth-watering showdown

Nadal also has never lost a Roland Garros final. Wawrinka, the No. 3 seed, was involved in a five-set epic against Andy Murray in the semi-finals, while No. Although there may be some tiredness in the...

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How Atletico Madrid's transfer ban will affect moves for Griezmann, Costa, Lacazette

Diego Simeone's side will not be allowed to sign any players or two transfer windows for breaching Federation Internationale de Football Association rules over the signing of minors. Griezmann is also...

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Wawrinka oldest French Open semi-finalist in 32 years

But that would prove the only game Nishikori would win in the set, with Murray joining his coach Ivan Lendl and Andre Agassi by making his fifth Roland Garros semi-final - the sixth best in the Open e...

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Morata reaches agreement with Manchester United, Madrid want a better offer

Morata reaches agreement with Manchester United, Madrid want a better offer

United had been linked with Romelu Lukaku , but the club have accepted that the Belgian is likely to join Chelsea , therefore they switched their focus to Morata. "He [Morata] doesn't want to go th...

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Have LeBron's NBA Finals opponents been better than MJ's?

As has been his custom throughout a legendary 14-year career, James did not let the temporary pain sideline him. Green's absence proved to have a major effect on the outcome of the last year's Finals ...

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Stanley Cup Finals: Penguins Take 2-0 Series Lead

Stanley Cup Finals: Penguins Take 2-0 Series Lead

We're excited". The gap between Rinne's glove and trousers was about one puck's-width wide, but it goes to show it's never a bad idea to throw a put to the net. "Now we face a little adversity", said ...

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Clinical India run over hapless Pakistan in ICC Champions Trophy

Clinical India run over hapless Pakistan in ICC Champions Trophy

India had seemed to slumber in the middle of its innings after reaching 136-0 but a key 93-run partnership in less than 10 overs came from Kohli and Yuvraj for the third wicket. Yuvraj Singh won t...

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Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open final against Simona Halep

Ernests Gulbis enjoyed some fame when he reached the semi-finals in Paris but Ostapenko has taken it to a whole new level after becoming her country's first grand slam finalist. "At home in Riga whe...

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Penguins will stick with Matt Murray for Game 5

Pittsburgh has been risky like this all season, with multiple lines that are capable of scoring goals, but we haven't seen production like this out of them during playoffs, and the reunion of Crosby ...

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England Cruise to 2017 ICC Champions Trophy Win over New Zealand

New Zealand: Kane Williamson (captain), Corey Anderson , Trent Boult, Neil Broom, Colin de Grandhomme, Martin Guptill, Tom Latham, Mitchell McClenaghan, Adam Milne, James Neesham, Jeetan Patel, Lu...

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Kobe Bryant Pays Ultimate Respect to Kyrie Irving After Game 4

They shot 24 3-pointers in total, the most by any team in the history of NBA Finals . The first three games of the finals showed everything but a competitive series with the Golden State Warrior...

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'Resilient' Cavaliers still alive in NBA Finals

After the game, he stoked the kindling. "I don't pay much attention to anybody in Cleveland", he said, responding to a reporter's question after the game. The officials acknowledged after the game t...

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Farrell kicks Lions to victory over Crusaders

Farrell kicks Lions to victory over Crusaders

Canterbury Police went the extra mile to assist two visiting Lions fans after their match tickets and passports were stolen from their campervan earlier today. It is the development of players like ...

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Warriors extend National Basketball Association finals lead over Cavs to 3-0

LeBron James had 39 points, 11 rebounds, and nine assists in Game 3 as the NBA Finals returned to Cleveland with the Cavs down 2-0 to the Warriors . Klay Thompson added 30 points and Stephen Cu...

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Cavs rely on survival mentality to extend Finals

Battling to avoid being swept by the Golden State Warriors , the Cavs produced their most energetic, dominant and flamboyant performance in Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday to instead sweep a...

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India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, Yuvraj Singh Would be Key

The target was achievable given the strength South Africa had in their batting line-up, however, they fell short by 26 runs. Steve Elworthy, the tournament director, said here Friday: "Cardiff is se...

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Pundit explains exactly how Alvaro Morata would fit in at Man United

Pundit explains exactly how Alvaro Morata would fit in at Man United

The 24-year-old Spaniard scored 22 goals in 47 games for club and country last season and is interesting his former Los Blancos manager Jose Mourinho . The second most expensive Spanish player of...

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5 takeaways from Game 4 in 2017 NBA Finals

And, like in last year's NBA Finals , Cleveland seemingly got under Golden State's skin by being more physical. Only everyone who doesn't think the Cavs could repeat the wild performance of set...

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Referees Admit Miscommunication On Kerr-Draymond Technicals

Referees Admit Miscommunication On Kerr-Draymond Technicals

NBA TV's post-game coverage played this off like the only people who weren't confused by the sequence of technicals were Golden State's coaches and players, but this is bogus. Green has been a fight...

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ABD boost for SA ahead of must-win match

India and South Africa come into this match knowing that it's potentially a knock-out game. Ravichandran Ashwin in for Umesh Yadav for India while Andile Phehlukwayo replaces Wayne Parnell in the...

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India win toss and bowling first vs SAfrica in Champs Trophy

But, the 28-year old was dismissed for nought against Sri Lanka , if India wants to maintain a upper-hand over SA in their final league match, Kohli needs to fire with the bat for his side. After...

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NBA Finals in familiar place

But as impressive as their last two showings have been, and despite what we know about the Cavs' ability to make a huge comeback, we aren't ready to sound the alarm for the Warriors , who still h...

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CT 2017: India win toss, opt to field vs South Africa

Sri Lanka are left to play one group game, against Pakistan , in what will be a virtual quarter-final for both sides in Cardiff on Monday (June 12). "It is important that they don't repeat the mistak...

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French Open Day 13: Wawrinka and Nadal set up final showdown

Stan Wawrinka subjected Andy Murray to a barrage of body blows as he broke down the Briton's formidable defences to reach the French Open final yesterday, twice coming from a set down to win a ...

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Champions Trophy: Before white ball battle, Virat Kohli trains with

Both the teams made one changes each in their starting XIs. · The Proteas come into this match having lost five of their last nine ODIs; however, winning 12 matches in succession immediately before ...

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Nadal crushes Thiem to set up Wawrinka showdown

He has a 100 percent success rate in grand slam finals, having won all three he has contested - 2014 Australian Open , 2015 French Open and 2016 U.S. "I know I dominated him even though I was dow...

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LEADING OFF: Red Sox-O's rivalry; Pujols at 599; Kluber back

Asher pitched well but sustained his first loss of the year against Boston on May 2 after allowing a pair of homers by Hanley Ramirez in a 5-2 setback. He gave up six hits and three earned runs - al...

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Anil Kumble likely to be retained as India's head coach

Anil Kumble likely to be retained as India's head coach

Johri is expected to pass on the message to the COA, which will take the final call on the CAC's demand. In fact, BCCI acting president C.K. Khanna, after consultation with senior members like R...

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Fans storm ring, attack fighter after brutal kickboxing KO

Fans storm ring, attack fighter after brutal kickboxing KO

Some in the crowd obviously didn't see it that way and managed to land a few punches of their own before Groenhart's trainer and security were able to intervene. I think it's broken [jaw], I don't kno...

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Mor Spirit wins Met Mile to cap incredible day for Baffert, Smith

Mor Spirit wins Met Mile to cap incredible day for Baffert, Smith

American Anthem won the Grade 2 $500,000 Woody Stephens and West Coast the $150,000 Easy Goer before 4-year-old Mor Spirit ran away with the Grade 1 $1.2 million Metropolitan Handicap. and GI Santa...

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Pens regroup, Predators look for road magic in Game 5

Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) takes a shot as Nashville Predators defenseman Roman Josi (59), of Switzerland, defends during the third period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stan...

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LSU rally leads to 4-3 win over Bulldogs

LSU rally leads to 4-3 win over Bulldogs

LSU had a runner on third with one out in the fourth, fifth and seventh, only to come up empty before finally breaking through in the eighth on Greg Deichmann's two-run double to left. Lange walked ...

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Predators leaning on Pekka Rinne to force Penguins back to Pittsburgh

The individual matchup between P.K. Subban and Sidney Crosby has been one of the compelling and entertaining subplots of this year's Stanley Cup Final. That Southern home cooking has led them to...

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Stress test: High-wire Cavaliers remain alive in NBA Finals

You're also 32 years old. "But I don't expect anybody on the outside who really doesn't know the game to look at me as a defender because once you're labeled something that's what you're going to be"....

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Warriors' Draymond Green Stays In Game 4 After Technical Foul Fiasco

The slander will come Kerr's way from Warriors fans but this series that's begging for the dominance that's apparently never occurred on the biggest stage now turns to Oracle Arena for another clo...

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Tapwrit beats Irish War Cry to win Belmont Stakes

A Belmont Stakes that felt nearly more notable for those who were missing than those who actually turned up went to Tapwrit as the Todd Pletcher-trained colt outstayed Irish War Cry to claim a g...

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Penguins favourites for Game 2 of Stanley Cup final vs. Predators

Penguins favourites for Game 2 of Stanley Cup final vs. Predators

Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne , left, and Pittsburgh Penguins' Phil Kessel (81) watch the puck land in the back of the net on a goal by Penguins' Evgeni Malkin , during the third perio...

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The Penguins got everything they needed in Game 5 blowout win

Subban are susceptible to an off night as they find out just how hard it is to keep track of Pittsburgh's superstar forwards. "And that's just going to be like (that)". "Obviously you don't want to lo...

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