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Atlanta Braves win Opener at new SunTrust Park

The 42-year-old knuckleballer was pitching in his third Atlanta ballpark. Then, former Braves' manager Bobby Cox took a position near home plate to receive Aaron's ceremonial first pitch. Joe Pa...

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Leonard's 37 points lead Spurs by Grizzlies 96-82

The Spurs are now up 2-0 in their first round series against the Memphis Grizzlies ( take THAT for data ) after completing a 61-win regular season, yet questions remain if they are good enough to be...

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Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with Boro win

Arsenal keep Champions League hopes alive with Boro win

The fact we conceded three at West Brom, three at Crystal Palace, I felt it was needed. Rumors have been buzzing the last few weeks that Tottenham manager Maurico Pochettino is desperate for a reu...

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Blue Jackets' Calvert suspended 1 game for hit on Kuhnhackl

After scoring just seven goals in the regular season, Kassian has scored his first two game-winners since the 2014-15 regular season. This time, it's the tentatively titled line of "Sid and the Kids" ...

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Champions League: Barcelona may not repeat PSG miracle against Juventus

Otherwise, it'll be impossible. But he added: "Certainly, if we get back to our level we can score four goals against anyone". No secret that Barcelona are not going through the best moment of...

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Isaiah Thomas to play Game 2, then fly to sister's funeral

Speaking about Thomas directly, Stevens said: 'He's trying his best to compartmentalize when he's here to work on what he needs to work on, but I'm sure that's hard. "We're fine. We go out there and p...

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United win leaves Sunderland deep in trouble

Ibrahimovic opened the scoring with a sublime curling effort from 20-yard in the 30th-minute. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Henrikh Mkitaryan and Marcus Rashford all scored as the Red Devils eased past strugg...

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Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu

Ronaldo scored once in regulation and twice in extra time, while Marco Asensio also netted late for Madrid, which advanced 6-3 on aggregate after a 2-1 first leg win in Germany. "We're the deserving w...

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Ronaldo hat trick puts Madrid into Champions League semis

Key player: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) Just as in the Munich first leg, it was nearly inevitable Ronaldo would be the Madrid hero tonight. Pic: Getty ImagesThe Welsh winger is off form and al...

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United beat Sunderland to keep up top-4 push

United beat Sunderland to keep up top-4 push

He was going forward with some danger, he was reading the game well to go when Mkhitaryan went inside. "He played really well". Sunderland then lost Larsson to a furiously contested straight red car...

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Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen expected to return for Game 1 of playoffs

Moreover, the Capitals won each of their three games against Boston this season. "I'm not going to pick it apart or go into a lot of talk about my team right now, because it's so hard to judge it in...

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Portland center Jusuf Nurkic out for Game 1 of playoffs

It's not much of a surprise that Draymond Green - whose mouth pretty much never stops moving during any game - was heavily involved. They were tied at halftime and knotted at 88-88 after three quarte...

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Cristiano Ronaldo rues Real Madrid misses despite hitting ton

Cristiano Ronaldo Amazing Goal HD - Bayern . "But we leave with a sour taste because we could have scored more goals". Cristiano Ronaldo has not quite been his usual ridiculous goalscoring self this...

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Crowd trouble delays Europa League match in Lyon

As the match - which Lyon won 2-1 - progressed, blame for the violence was already being apportioned. As flashpoints unfolded, Lyon tweeted: "Projectiles and flares have been launched from the u...

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Antoine Griezmann rules out move to Real Madrid

Griezmann's late intervention ensured some measure of revenge for Atletico after losing out to Real on penalties in last year's Champions League final. Zinedine Zidane claims "you'll have to ask som...

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Resting regulars a topic on the final day of NBA season

At their best, the Heat played the game the right way - disciplined defense, crisp ball movement offensively and without concern for individual success . The Heat are the first team since the 2007-08...

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Dortmund angry it was forced to play; UEFA says team agreed

Dortmund midfielder Nuri Sahin made it clear that his thoughts were far from the field in the rescheduled Champions League quarterfinal match against Monaco on Wednesday - a game Dortmund lost 3-2 aft...

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Phillies righty Clay Buchholz will see Dr. James Andrews

Phillies righty Clay Buchholz will see Dr. James Andrews

An MRI on Wednesday revealed the injury. Buchholz will get a second opinion from renowned surgeon Dr. James Andrews on Monday and the course of treatment will be decided then. Adam Morgan had to en...

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LeBron James says the Cavs have a "good chance" to repeat

He also finished the regular season ranked 15th in the National Basketball Association in scoring with career-high 23.7 points per game, fifth in free throw percentage, 12th in 3-pointers made (195), ...

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MVP favorites Harden, Westbrook get first-round showdown

When Westbrook is the only player averaging more than 16 points per game though and only four average more than ten - in contrast to the Rockets who have six in that category, you have to wonder if ...

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Arsenal fans at it again after Palace mauling

Arsenal fans at it again after Palace mauling

For Wenger the pressure continues to grow with another abysmal display doing nothing to keep the angry Gunners fans from pushing him closer to the Emirates' exit door. Look, I face questions about my ...

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LeBron, Cavs escape with 109-108 win over Pacers in Game 1

The Indiana Pacers? They won five in a row to land here. They share a mutual respect that will be on display when Cleveland and IN match up IN the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs starti...

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Manchester United blow the Premier League title race wide open [GALLERY]

Gary Neville believes that Chelsea's players did not turn up against Manchester United on Sunday - but neither did manager Antonio Conte. The England defender said: "We didn't click". "He was subd...

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Durant shines in Golden State playoff debut in Game 1 win

McCollum scored a playoff career-best 41 points, and Lillard had 34, but the Warriors made the crucial big plays on both ends down the stretch with Portland playing without injured center Jusuf Nurki...

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Schar wins wheelchair women at Boston Marathon

When Russell first proposed at the finish line of the New York City Marathon and said he wanted to get married at the Boston Marathon's Heartbreak Hill, McAdams feared she might not even qualify. ...

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Jose Mourinho Reveals Henrikh Mkhitaryan Dropped After Poor Performance Against West Brom

Jose Mourinho Reveals Henrikh Mkhitaryan Dropped After Poor Performance Against West Brom

Ibrahimovic thought he had equalised for United earlier in the game but the effort was disallowed for offside, a decision he cast doubt on. The most alarming pattern in Man United's season appears...

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Top cop completes marathon for 1st time since 2013 bombings

This year, Sanchez ran the entire race holding an American flag on his shoulder. "The scariest part would be. everything else about the Boston Marathon". "I'm not really nervous, I'm excited". She bec...

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Eden Hazard: Chelsea star agrees to join Real Madrid on huge contract

Eden Hazard: Chelsea star agrees to join Real Madrid on huge contract

Los Blancos have been strongly linked with a big-money move for the Chelsea attacker, who is said to be considering leaving Stamford Bridge at the end of the 2016-17 campaign. It's impossible to say...

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Didier Drogba joins Phoenix Rising as player and co-owner

Didier Drogba joins Phoenix Rising as player and co-owner

Drogba , 39, called time on his two seasons with the Montreal Impact of MLS at the end of the 2016 season and turned down a move to Brazilian club Corinthians in the winter transfer window as he wei...

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Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea thriving under pressure from rivals'

Tottenham Hotspur won (4-0) against Watford and cut the gap between them and Chelsea to four points. Chelsea will face a similar situation next weekend too, with Tottenham playing Bournemouth at...

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Escape act: LeBron, Cavs edge Pacers 109-108 in Game 1

Escape act: LeBron, Cavs edge Pacers 109-108 in Game 1

For Cleveland , meanwhile, it was a game in which it almost wasted a late lead the way it had so many times in the regular season. The defending National Basketball Association champs hung on to be...

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Chelsea boss Conte : Luiz proved my judgment right!

Chelsea boss Conte : Luiz proved my judgment right!

He acknowledges he was apprehensive over how his first year in England might pan out, however a substitution to his favoured 3-4-3 configuration heralded a 13-match winning run that established a gras...

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Final day of NBA season will decide some seeds, matchups

Final day of NBA season will decide some seeds, matchups

So the veteran didn't flinch with the clock ticking down and the game tied. Kings: They finished off the franchise's 11th straight losing season at 32-50. "That was nice, because Paul had no interes...

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Lance Stroll hotfoots it to the end of F1 practice

Lance Stroll hotfoots it to the end of F1 practice

When I was told to do another lap for the virtual safety auto I said 'I really can not do it, sorry'". "The Stewards decided that the driver of vehicle 55 was predominately to blame for causing the ...

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Braves Fans Share Excitement About New SunTrust Park

Braves Fans Share Excitement About New SunTrust Park

ATLANTA (AP ) - On a night of firsts, Ender Inciarte saved the best for last. The exception was the Atlanta Braves , and Weaver will get that opportunity on Monday in his first season with San Di...

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Chiefs-Patriots Expected To Open 2017 Season

Chiefs-Patriots Expected To Open 2017 Season

The brothers would love the chance to play together as professionals as well, which is a realistic scenario now that McCourty is hitting the open market. I was hoping he would be out of Tennessee a ...

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Tottenham keeps pressure on Chelsea with victory

Tottenham keeps pressure on Chelsea with victory

Just two weeks ago Antonio Conte's side boasted a ten point lead at the top but in the light of United's win that has been cut to four points, with six games left to play. The Black Cats twice came fr...

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Lewis Hamilton wins the Chinese Grand Prix

Check out the highlights from the 2017 Chinese Grand Prix and Lewis Hamilton's brilliant performance. Hamilton is predicting an epic battle for the title after a captivating start. Raikkonen, who ...

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Buccaneers pick up Mike Evans' fifth-year option

Buccaneers pick up Mike Evans' fifth-year option

We'll take it from there. Today, we picked up his option. Evans recorded career-highs in receptions (96), receiving yards (1,321), and tied his career-high in touchdown receptions (12) in 2016. Winsto...

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Palace humiliates Arsenal, Pressure mounts on Wenger

Arsenal would want to keep the player but i think they'll find it hard to do so given their struggles. Palace's first home win over Arsenal since 1979 left their London rivals in sixth place, s...

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