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NHL Conference Finals Preview

NHL Conference Finals Preview

The Ducks are slight series favourites on Sports Interaction NHL odds . For the Capitals, that means more production from Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and Evgeny Kuznetsov, and strong goaltendin...

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IndyCar driver Scott Dixon, retired racer Dario Franchitti robbed at Taco Bell

Dixon is set to lead the field to green after turning four laps at an average speed of 232.163 miles per hour during pole day qualifying. UPDATED 8.47am New Zealand racing driver Scott Dixon is re...

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Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3

Senators chase Fleury, rout Penguins 5-1 in Game 3

Notes: Pittsburgh forwards Bryan Rust , Patric Hornqvist and Tom Kuhnhackl and defenseman Justin Schultz have been ruled out for Game 4 with injuries. Aside from Game 3, he's been the Penguins...

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Isaiah Thomas willing to pass on payday this year to better Celtics

The Cleveland Cavaliers may be defending champions, but they are NBA Finals underdogs in Las Vegas for the third consecutive year. Iguodala has always been one of the league's most capable def...

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Petra Kvitova: 'Today I won for the second time, I feel great'

Petra Kvitova: 'Today I won for the second time, I feel great'

Nara needed three sets to overcome 15-year-old Amanda Anisimova, who was bidding to become the youngest victor of a main-draw match at Roland Garros since Alize Cornet in 2005. But I have to say, li...

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Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United

Paul Merson states his prediction for Southampton v Man United

In the United Kingdom, the match will be available to watch live on television on BT Sport 2 and for free on BT Sport Showcase. We had a fantastic record of 25 matches. Marouane Fellaini's goal in the...

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Takuma Sato edges past Helio Castroneves to win Indy 500

Takuma Sato held off history. Takuma Sato became the first Japanese driver to win the Indianapolis 500 as F1 star Fernando Alonso was forced out with smoke billowing from his vehicle with j...

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Koscielny's FA Cup final ban upheld

Koscielny's FA Cup final ban upheld

The news of Wenger staying will not be confirmed, until a board meeting after the FA Cup final against champions Chelsea next Sunday. ARSENAL DEFENDER LAURENT Koscielny will not be availab...

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LeBron James says he's ready for Warriors-Cavs III

Those streaks came to a screeching halt tonight with the game three loss, as the Cavs 13 straight playoff game win streak came to an end. Green, for one, will appreciate all the hype around this...

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Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

Thomas had a healthy campaign, but his health would not last. Which is why it was cruel irony that the Spurs' playoff chances were derailed by key injuries to Parker, Kawhi Leonard and David Lee - a...

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Vettel conquers Monaco Grand Prix

Number One: Sebastian Vettel's win all but confirmed his number one status at the Scuderia. "It is very special to win here and we will have a fun night and then enough time to prepare for Can...

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Boston Celtics bailed out by Canadian Kelly Olynyk in Game 7 win

Boston Celtics bailed out by Canadian Kelly Olynyk in Game 7 win

When John Wall hit a buzzer-beating three pointer in Game 6 to lift the Wizards to victory, the pressure is now on the Celtics as the series returns to Boston . For both the Celtics and the...

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LeBron James Makes History, Cavaliers Advance

The defending National Basketball Association champions, who shot 71 percent in the second half to open a 3-1 lead in the series , can wrap up their third straight conference title - and a "three-m...

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The difference between the Warriors and Cavaliers this season is striking

The Celtics couldn't either. Cleveland Cavaliers , from left, Kevin Love , LeBron James , Kyle Korver and Iman Shumpert celebrate a basket during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA basket...

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No win but no regrets as Alonso returns to F1

No win but no regrets as Alonso returns to F1

The win gave Andretti Motorsports its second consecutive victory and third in the last four years. "Finishing second again sucks". Sunday's race featured 35 lead changes among a race record 15 dr...

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Mystique vs. mayhem in unlikely Stanley Cup Final

It would give stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin their third Cup, one more than their boss - owner Mario Lemieux - earned during his Hall of Fame career and check off whatever boxes remain un...

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Former MotoGP World Champion Nicky Hayden Dies at 35

Hayden had severe cerebral damage and multiple traumatic injuries. This past Wednesday, Hayden was riding his bicycle near the town of Rimini (in the same region as the Imola circuit where the race...

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Indy 500: Fernando Alonso Ready To Improvise At 'Unpredictable' Race

Indy 500: Fernando Alonso Ready To Improvise At 'Unpredictable' Race

It's gone, so far, textbook flawless. "We've got to get through it and get through it successfully. So far we've ticked all the boxes we've wanted to on and off the track". He began to race karts ...

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Senators vs. Penguins live stream, Game 2

Senators vs. Penguins live stream, Game 2

Penguins fans, take heart. Sometimes you go in and you know what each other is going to do and you just trying to beat what he's going to do or vice versa. "I think you've got to play the way that get...

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Feldman, Schebler lead Reds to 5-1 win over Indians

Feldman, Schebler lead Reds to 5-1 win over Indians

Tomlin gave up six runs in only 2 1/3 innings in his last start, a 7-4 loss to Tampa Bay. "I didn't throw Encarnacion anything special", Garrett said. "That was a heck of a throw", said manager Terr...

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Japan's Takuma Sato wins Indianapolis 500

It happened, just not by the one some expected. "Fantastic race. Hopefully the crowd enjoyed it". Dixon , a four-time IndyCar Series champion and the 2008 Indy 500 victor, had started the race ...

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LeBron James not ready to discuss Warriors yet: 'It's too stressful'

Cleveland , which seemed sleepy at times in the regular season, went 12-1 in the Eastern Conference playoffs that ended with a win over Boston on Thursday night. "I knew how much we needed this ga...

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Celtic claim domestic treble with late victor

The win marked the club's 47th domestic game without a loss. "We set a standard right back at the beginning which has only fallen short in one training session and that was on Thursday". Winger Jonn...

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Kevin Love on Cavs-Warriors:

Kevin Love on Cavs-Warriors: "I don't feel like we're underdogs".

For the Warriors , a Finals win could help mark them as on the greatest National Basketball Association dynasties, and one of the best teams to ever cross the National Basketball Association, if not ...

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No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Cavaliers coach Lue

Just as he did in Game 3. It was an uncharacteristically passive performance by James. It wasn't just James' 11 points on 4-of-13 shooting that killed Cleveland , although it was surprising, give...

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Hull relegated, Palace safe

Hull relegated, Palace safe

Palace needed a point to secure safety, but goals from Zaha, Benteke, Milivojevic and van Aanholt gave them a comfortable win to move them out of trouble. We'll talk in the next few days. "I honestl...

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Ian Poulter to compete at PGA Championship

Ahead of the tournament, Kim was 500/1 as he saw off the star-studded field at Ponte Vedra Beach to become the youngest Asian two-time PGA Tour victor, with the person - who wishes to remain anonymous...

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Win bigger than WC for Zidane

Real finished on 93 points after a sixth straight league win since going down 3-2 at home to Barca in last month's "Clásico". Madrid was crowned champions of Spain for the first time since 2012...

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I will break my leg for Mourinho - Fellaini

Fellaini is a divisive figure among fans but has helped implement Mourinho's tactics well this season, scoring four goals in all competitions and contributing an assist in the Europa League final, a v...

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Mize ties Langer for lead at Senior PGA at Trump course

Shanshan Feng shot a 6-under 66 to take a one-stroke lead after three rounds of the LPGA Volvik Championship at Ann Arbor, Mich. Billy Andrade also shot 68 and was one shot behind Singh. Senior Open t...

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After three quarters: Cavaliers 109, Celtics 74

It wasn't his ordinary game. They're going to challenge our ballclub. After turning in a few aimless quarters during Games 3 and 4 back in Cleveland, James played at full capacity in Game 5, coming ...

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Former Manchester United striker Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez becomes Mexico's all-time top goalscorer

Former Manchester United striker Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez becomes Mexico's all-time top goalscorer

Chicharito's performance, along with the fact he scored 11 goals in 26 Bundesliga appearances for Bayer Leverkusen , will give fans some optimism heading into the 2017 Confederations Cup next month. ...

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Cavs Back to Finals

Then, after spending much of his free time flying cross-country to be with his family, Thomas had a tooth knocked out in Game 1 of the conference semifinals against Washington. "They called them", h...

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Dumoulin wins Giro d'Italia to claim maiden grand tour victory

Dumoulin wins Giro d'Italia to claim maiden grand tour victory

Quintana revealed that he woke up with a slight fever on the decisive stage 19 to Piancavallo on Friday, and said he couldn't fire all of his cylinders at 100 percent on a key day the team wanted to...

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Harvick wins Charlotte pole; Cup leader Larson starts last

Until last Saturday's All Star race, Kyle Busch had never won at Charlotte in a NASCAR Cup auto and with that monkey finally off his back he should be one of the drivers to watch on Sunday in th...

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UNC beats NC State 12-4, advances to ACC semifinals

UNC beats NC State 12-4, advances to ACC semifinals

On Monday, the full field of 64 teams will be announced on ESPN2 at noon. Making the inning doubly agonizing for NC State was the fact it could have escaped with minimal damage. Riley finished wit...

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Celtics eliminated from Eastern finals by Cavaliers

In fact, most analysis of basketball team construction can be boiled down to one question: Can you win a championship with X as your best player? Kelly Olynyk another. He watched Game 5 in street clot...

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Alonso says he will "definitely" return to the Indy 500

After coming close in 2012, Takuma Sato held off Helio Castroneves to win the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday. It was an aggressive attempt to pass that has been second-guessed...

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ONLY ON AP: Bourdais determined to return for season finale

With fill-in driver James Davison taking the wheel of his entry in the Indy 500 , Bourdais has his eyes set on the season finale for the Verizon IndyCar Series at Sonoma Raceway on September 17. ...

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No timetable for Coach Steve Kerr's return — Warriors GM

No timetable for Coach Steve Kerr's return — Warriors GM

But it all evaporated. The Cavaliers won 135-102. It will mark the seventh straight trip to the Finals for James. The 51-year-old Kerr underwent a procedure May 5 to fix a spinal fluid leak stem...

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