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Dunn School's Michael wins soccer Gatorade Player of the Year

Dunn School's Michael wins soccer Gatorade Player of the Year

He had already won the Florida Dairy Farmers Mr. Soccer award and the Times-Union's boys soccer player of the year. The Xavier signee scored a game-winning overtime goal in the state semifinals and ...

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Red Sox to place Eduardo Rodriguez on the disabled list

Red Sox to place Eduardo Rodriguez on the disabled list

The Red Sox continue to bring out the best in Machado, who has gone deep in back-to-back games and has hit half of his 12 homers in a dozen contests against Boston this season. He wasn't the only on...

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Fan buys most expensive seats in NBA history for Game 5

Fan buys most expensive seats in NBA history for Game 5

After Game 4's emotional triumph, one filled with animosity and technical fouls, the Cavs have thrust themselves in a familiar spot in which they need three more victories for all the marbles. "An...

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Cavs lead Warriors 37-33 after 1st quarter

Cavs lead Warriors 37-33 after 1st quarter

OK, there was one little piece of drama. "So I would hope we're more ready, more prepared tonight". "And we did it together". Donaghy, whose 13 year career as an National Basketball Association re...

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Warriors hold onto to lead, Cavs battle back

Warriors hold onto to lead, Cavs battle back

Now, with the Warriors up 3-1-the lead they blew in last year's Finals-the jokes are back in full force. The Lakers woke up after being dominated and went on to win that series. Green has stayed j...

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Kane to the rescue

Kane to the rescue

The tone was the same on the pitch, with Scotland captain Scott Brown booked inside three minutes for taking out England danger man Dele Alli from behind. "It's hard to sit here and say it's a goo...

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McCullers latest Astros pitcher to go on disabled list

McCullers latest Astros pitcher to go on disabled list

Yu Darvish delivered a strong performance over seven innings, and Nomar Mazara provided some insurance with a two-out, three-run home run in the eighth inning during the Texas Rangers' 6-1 win ov...

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Red Sox select Tanner Houck with 24th overall pick

Red Sox select Tanner Houck with 24th overall pick

He fits the bill as a prototypical Dave Dombrowski pick as a big right-handed power arm. "Just as we felt that Zack past year was going to catch, we feel Jake's going to stay at third base", Hostetl...

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Nasty Eye Gouge Sours First Half Of State Of Origin In Brisbane

Queensland have lost games over the past decade but never have they had as steep a hill to climb to bounce back in game two. "I have spent the last 39 games helping players and putting the team in ...

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Apple now allows tipping for content creators but with 30% tax

Apple started to clamp down on the persistent review prompts earlier this year with a new ratings API for developers, introduced along with the iOS 10 .3 beta. In fact, come September, iOS 11 wil...

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Kevin Durant Just Wants To Focus On Game 5

Kevin Durant Just Wants To Focus On Game 5

Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian has been dating the Cavaliers' forward Tristan Thompson , and several members of the Kardashian clan watched Game 4 in Cleveland in seats near the floor. Still, t...

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Kerr pulls out Popovich line: 'Appropriate fear'

Kerr pulls out Popovich line: 'Appropriate fear'

Durant said he can accept when Cleveland hits a contested 3, but not those when nobody closes out so shooters have ample time and long, open looks. Rate this article Do you want to leave a c...

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Greg Deichmann selected 43rd overall by Oakland A's

Greg Deichmann selected 43rd overall by Oakland A's

The right-hander from Lee's Summit, Mo. was a first-team All-SEC pitcher, a freshman All-American and the SEC Freshman of the Year in 2015. Commanding a fastball that tops off in the mid-90s and a wip...

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Virat Kohli Reveals The 'Precise' Advice He Got From MS Dhoni

India , who cruised to their target with 12 overs to spare, joined England and Bangladesh in the last four and will know their semi-final opponents after the final Group B game between Sri Lanka ...

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MLB Draft begins Monday

MLB Draft begins Monday

He hasn't visited too many other teams. How much time is there between picks? As a result the Rangers have a signing bonus pool of $7,626,600, or a bit more than $1 million extra than with...

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Look At The No. 3 Overall MLB Draft Pick's Stupid Foot

Look At The No. 3 Overall MLB Draft Pick's Stupid Foot

Gore was seen as the top southpaw in the draft class and, according to some scouts, a better pitching prospect than Notre Dame (Sherman Oaks) High right-hander/shortstop Hunter Greene, whom the Cinci...

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Warriors aim to finish off Cavaliers in Game 5

Warriors aim to finish off Cavaliers in Game 5

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) celebrates with fans after Game 5 of basketball's NBA Finals between the Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers in Oakland, Calif., Monday , Ju...

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Draymond Green phantom technical foul leads to Finals controversy

Additionally, he was suspended for one game of the NBA Finals for a high kick into the groin area of an opponent. Having the opportunity to get redemption, Green will certainly get the troops in ord...

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Mariners select Kentucky's Evan White in of MLB draft

Mariners select Kentucky's Evan White in of MLB draft

He's a semifinalist for the USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award and was a second-team All-SEC selection. White's progression through the minor leagues will likely be dictated by whether he stays at...

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Court largely upholds block on Trump's revised travel ban

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that a preliminary injunction blocking President Trump's travel ban should remain in effect, at least for now. "Hawai'i made the right decision in...

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Fan paid $133000 for tickets to Game 5 of the NBA Finals

Per Stephen Campbell of OddsShark , Kevin Durant was a huge -250 favorite (bet $250 to win $100) to win the NBA Finals MVP prior to Game 4 . The Golden State Warriors losing the 2016 Nationa...

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Faf: I take full responsibility for AB's run-out

Although South Africa got off to a comfortable start with a projected score of 300, the batting order collapsed with a mere 51 runs being scored with eight wickets down, which ultimately led to Ind...

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Kane silences Scotland's celebration with late leveller

Kane silences Scotland's celebration with late leveller

Southgate has so far declined to name a permanent captain of the team, breaking with a long-standing English tradition, but he believes Kane has the qualities for the role. However, he also conceded...

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Refs take responsibility for technical foul confusion

That cut Golden State's lead to 3-1, but as usual Green's stats were only a small chapter of his story. Still, the Warriors are in command of this series, a potential clincher awaiting them in Game ...

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Cavs, Warriors expect 'brawl' of a Game Five

Cavs, Warriors expect 'brawl' of a Game Five

This series could be tied 2-2 but the Cavaliers went scoreless the last 3:08 in Game 3 after leading by six. " They boo me and thought I had a tech I didn't have, so that wasn't sharp " Green ...

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Draymond Green Takes Insane Shot at Entire City of Cleveland

Draymond Green Takes Insane Shot at Entire City of Cleveland

And at the end of the day, the series is a little different. The Warriors led last year's Finals 3-1 with the series moving to Golden State for Game 5, and the rest became history. The odd part is tha...

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ICC Champions trophy : MS Dhoni no more popular

ICC Champions trophy : MS Dhoni no more popular

Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh today applauded the Indian bowlers' performance in the do-or- die clash against South Africa , saying it was a ideal example of how not to give away cheap runs. ...

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Twitter goes berserk after South Africa chokes again!

Twitter goes berserk after South Africa chokes again!

Man-of-the-match Stokes made a superb century before England sealed a stunning last-ball win in the second one-day worldwide to go 2-0 up with just one to play ahead of Monday's finale at Lord's. ...

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LeBron passes Magic for most NBA Finals triple-doubles as Cavs win

LeBron got him last June. In other words, it seems James is settling for a less-effective shot as the game wears on, costing his team crucial points. "He's special because he makes his teammates bet...

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Golf roundup: Daniel Berger repeats as St. Jude Classic champion

Jude and the first since David Toms did it in 2003 and '04. Jutanugarn's drive found the long grass on the side of the par-four No. 18, but she recovered with an approach shot that left her pin-hi...

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Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph

Puck Dynasty: Penguins in historic company after Cup triumph

The Penguins beat the Nashville Predators 2-0 in Game 6 of the final on Sunday. Matt Murray made 27 saves for the win. Also for a second straight year, Penguins captain Sidney Crosby was awa...

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Braves Rally with Homers to Beat Nationals 11-10

Braves Rally with Homers to Beat Nationals 11-10

In the third inning, the Philipsburg-Osceola graduate faced a full count - and then ripped a four-seam fastball over the center-field wall for a three-run homer. "I wanted to give us a chance to win"....

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Chris Woakes frustrated after injury ends his Champions Trophy campaign

The 28-year old pacer has bagged 102 wickets in 69 ODIs at an average of 29.37. Woakes' post-game scan showed the injury was serious enough to make him miss the rest of the tournament, which was con...

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Cleveland Cavaliers Reveal Jerseys for Game 5 of 2017 NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers Reveal Jerseys for Game 5 of 2017 NBA Finals

OAKLAND , Calif. (AP) - A year ago for Game 5 of the NBA Finals, Golden State general manager Bob Myers sat alongside suspended forward Draymond Green next-door to Oracle Arena in a suite at the Oakla...

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Warriors are National Basketball Association champions in almost ideal run through playoffs

Here are some keys to the coming back from 3-0 in this series for Cleveland. Last year, he punched LeBron James in the groin toward the end of a Warriors' victory, and was assessed a technical for...

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After almost missing French Open, Halep could win 1st major

With the women's game in need of a new injection of pizazz in the absence of pregnant 23-times major champion Serena Williams and with Maria Sharapova just starting back from a doping ban, Ostapen...

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Jelena Ostapenko v Timea Bacsinszky - player profiles

Before this, she had never been beyond the third round at a major. Djokovic has been struggling for consistency and the 23-year-old Thiem is expected to provide a tough challenge even if the Austria...

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Penguins top Predators for back-to-back Stanley Cups

Penguins top Predators for back-to-back Stanley Cups

Captain Sidney Crosby came away with the Conn Smythe Trophy as the playoff MVP after finishing with 27 points. With the Pittsburgh Penguins winning the Stanley Cup on Sunday night after a game...

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Diego Costa: 'I will not fight for Chelsea place'

Costa scored a vital goal for Spain in their 2-1 World Cup European Qualifier win over Macedonia on Sunday in Skopje but it was his club future back under the spotlight when he spoke after the game. A...

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MLB Draft Open Thread: Rounds one and two, 6/12/17

MLB Draft Open Thread: Rounds one and two, 6/12/17

The Charleston RiverDogs are the Yankees' affiliate in the Class A South Atlantic League and a likely destination for Schmidt at some point in 2018 or 2019. But with 40 rounds to acquire players, good...

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