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Juve's Higuain: Alves assist was 'beautiful'

Buffon tipped over a Valere Germain's header from a Joao Moutinho free-kick in the dying minutes to leave his side's advantage intact ahead of Tuesday's return leg. Especially Kylian Mbappe . Gianlui...

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Juventus defender Medhi Benatia shocked by abuse on RAI TV

Juventus defender Medhi Benatia shocked by abuse on RAI TV

I heard someone talking in the background. The player cut the interview short after he heard someone call him a 'Moroccan S***' through his earpiece - while making comments regarding the game, he st...

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Mets SS Asdrubal Cabrera hurts left thumb, to have MRI

The side-arming right-hander had a 1.35 ERA when he was summoned to protect a four-run lead in the seventh. Said Mattingly: "We're trying to put a win on the board right now, however you get to that...

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Molinari leads by a shot at Wells Fargo; Johnson makes cut

Molinari leads by a shot at Wells Fargo; Johnson makes cut

However, Reed put himself in position to win again when he shot 5-under-par 67 on Saturday to take a one-stroke lead over Alex Noren of Sweden and rookie Jon Rahm of Spain after three rounds of the We...

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Draisaitl hat trick keeps Oilers alive against Anaheim

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf have been preparing for these moments for their entire adult lives. "That's the product of the hockey world today where kids come into the leagu...

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Oubre suspended for Game 4 against Celtics

The 21-year-old said he apologized to referee Monty McCutchen, who was talking to Olynyk at the time of the incident. He wasn't surprised to learn the news Saturday. In addition to Oubre's shove, the ...

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Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman homers again in win over Phillies

Nationals' Ryan Zimmerman homers again in win over Phillies

Altherr drew an intentional walk and pinch-hitter Vince Velasquez had a bunt single to load the bases. So Phillies manager Pete Mackanin was trying to conserve a little pitching energy Friday night ...

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Harman's clutch birdie denies Johnson 4th straight win

Harman's clutch birdie denies Johnson 4th straight win

Harman closed with a 4-under 68 for his second PGA Tour victory. Johnson made the cut on the number, and then went 67-67 on the weekend, including a 15-foot birdie putt on the final hole, to almost pu...

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Raptors, Spurs advance in National Basketball Association playoffs

This after suffering through a seven-game series skid (1-6 ATS). "They're trying to put us out of our misery", Grizzlies coach David Fizdale said. But they couldn't hear you. Their status seemed war...

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Chelsea Cruise Past Saints To Close In On Title

Chelsea Cruise Past Saints To Close In On Title

Conte began against Tottenham with Eden Hazard and Diego Costa on the bench - a decision made partly with one eye on this week's league games against Southampton and Everton. "It shows my choice...

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Canelo Alvarez versus GGG confirmed but it is bad news for McGregor

Triple G versus Canelo is the biggest fight that can be made in boxing, and it's a fight that fans have been wanting to see for over a year. The fans' electricity stretched into Saturday, with many fi...

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Tottenham had title advantage over Chelsea this season, says Conte

However, Conte is a big admirer of the football being played at White Hart Lane and thinks if Chelsea had not enjoyed such a superb season then Tottenham would be champions. It would take a remarkable...

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Andy Robertson says Hull need to 'dig deep' after disappointing Sunderland loss

Fifth-placed Manchester United, who play sixth-placed Arsenal on Sunday, have 65. "It was so important we got that result today after what happened at Hull", Clement told BT Sport . "We need to win t...

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ESPN to layoff 100 on-air talent

ESPN to layoff 100 on-air talent

Some of ESPN's financial problems center on the roughly 2 million subscribers it lost in fiscal year 2016; falling advertising revenue and rising costs of broadcast rights have also contributed. Acc...

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Tottenham's title ambition suffer setback, crumble to 1-0 defeat

Tottenham's title ambition suffer setback, crumble to 1-0 defeat

Tottenham's Premier League title hopes were dealt a potentially decisive blow as Manuel Lanzini's strike gave West Ham a memorable 1-0 win over their London rivals. Spurs manager Mauricio Pochettino w...

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Hamilton lifts Reds to 4-3, 10-inning win over Pirates

Hamilton lifts Reds to 4-3, 10-inning win over Pirates

Bonita Harrison said, "I told him today, 'Just do it again.' Let [the family] know what they're missing". Glasnow finished the day 1-for-2 with a pair of walks and 2 RBI on Tuesday night. The Pirates ...

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Kevin Durant sizzles with 38, Warriors up 3-0 over Jazz

Late in the game, Golden State pulled away not because of its lovely ball movement, but because it got stops, then gave Durant the ball and let him run high pick-and-rolls. The Jazz can start making...

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LOVERRO: Capitals don't have answer for Penguins' 'compete level'

The play Crosby made to go through his legs while gaining entry into the offensive zone before Kessel scored his first of two goals was the highlight-reel play, but it was his blocked shots and backch...

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Sublime Joe Root leads England whitewash over Ireland in second ODI

It took Rashid only three balls against Gary Wilson before the Derbyshire professional was his first victim and the Ireland procession was under way, their last seven wickets falling for 36 runs in 70...

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Short-handed Wizards aim to even series vs. Celtics

The Wizards did just that in a 121-102 rout in Game 5 on Sunday night thanks to a 26-0 third-quarter run that featured big-time contributions from John Wall , Bradley Beal , Markieff Morris and Ot...

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Lionel Messi sends message to Barcelona fans after Real Madrid heroics

Lionel Messi sends message to Barcelona fans after Real Madrid heroics

Ramos was dismissed with 13 minutes remaining in the pivotal La Liga clash for a wild lunge at Lionel Messi but Roberts clearly felt the performance still deserved some recognition as she comically to...

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Craig Shakespeare expects Kasper Schmeichel to stay at Leicester City

Craig Shakespeare expects Kasper Schmeichel to stay at Leicester City

Leicester cruised to a comfortable 3-0 victory over Watford to seal Premier League safety. Schmeichel believes Leicester will once again challenge for a place in Europe's elite competition but c...

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LeBron James scores 35 points, Cavaliers sweep Raptors

Kyrie Irving added 27 points for the Cavaliers, including 11 in the fourth quarter, and had nine assists. Most people predicted the Cavs would eliminate the Raptors in the second round of the 2017 N...

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Thunder Looks To Even Series With Rockets On Sunday Afternoon

Thunder Looks To Even Series With Rockets On Sunday Afternoon

Russell Westbrook produced yet ano-ther triple-double and the Oklahoma City Thunder held on for a crucial 115-113 victory over the Houston Rockets in the National Basketball Association playoffs o...

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Wenger finally defeats Mourinho in EPL as Arsenal beat Manchester United

Yet. Arsenal are probably having their worst ever season under Arsene Wenger. It was all Manchester United in the early parts of the match but Arsenal responded really well after that chance f...

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Feldman shuts out Giants as Reds complete sweep

In most instances, the decision for Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price would have been easy. Cincinnati Reds' Billy Hamilton runs the bases while scoring from second base on a Eugenio Suarez sin...

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Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

We're ready to go. "I thought I was right where I wanted to be on the last restart", Almirola said. Sign up for the online chat with Col. Brandon Pearce, NGA's chief information security officer, ...

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Eric Dier: Tottenham will start again on Monday

Eric Dier: Tottenham will start again on Monday

Chelsea now need two wins from their final four games to be crowned Premier League champions. "It is not over". "We have to analyse why it was hard to get the points here", Pochettino said. "If ...

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Man City thrash Palace to move into third place

Swansea can move out of the bottom three and drag Hull back in should they beat Everton in Saturday's late kick-off at the Liberty Stadium . The striker's inept skew of a decent chance, as Hull cha...

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Sore ankle keeps Raptors G Lowry out of starting lineup

Not only do the Cavs take a lot of threes (33.5 per game in the playoffs), they make a lot of threes (14.3 per game) at a high percentage (42.8%). But he had just five assists and complained about the...

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Swansea boss Paul Clement does not want to waste Premier League lifeline

Swansea City has won only one of their previous 11 Premier League fixtures against Everton , but are unbeaten in their last five. The Irish International James Mccarthy is expected to miss Saturda...

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Chris Sale will not be suspended for throwing behind Manny Machado

Two days after the slide, Red Sox reliever Matt Barnes threw a 90 miles per hour pitch behind Machado's head. It was an unprecedented action for Rob Manfred, but the Major League Baseball commission...

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Rangers blow a late lead, lose in overtime again

Rangers blow a late lead, lose in overtime again

The Rangers , who trailed for only four minutes and 11 seconds in the opening four games, scored twice in 66 seconds in the first frame. The Senators are not a fast team, or at least that's not how...

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Draisaitl helps Oilers rout Ducks 7-1 to force Game 7

Draisaitl helps Oilers rout Ducks 7-1 to force Game 7

Ryan Getzlaf leads Anaheim with eight goals, Jakob Silfverberg has four assists and Rickard Rakell has 28 shots on goal. The Ducks then took two penalties in rapid succession, and McDavid capital...

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Guy Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s legacy: Humility, happiness - and concussion awareness

Guy Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s legacy: Humility, happiness - and concussion awareness

He gives them a lot of access, fan access. "I'm not going to quit working". "After 18 seasons, (Earnhardt Jr.) will bring his Cup Series driving career to a close", Hendrick Motorsports said in a ...

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Wait over: Canelo, Triple G eager for September megafight

While the bout was extremely uncompetitive and below expectations, what occurred afterwards made up for it as Golovkin's entrance music hit as he approached the ring to announce their upcoming fig...

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Maria Sharapova wins first match after return to tennis from doping ban

Maria Sharapova wins first match after return to tennis from doping ban

She added: "I am a competitor by nature". Some players argue that Sharapova should work her way back up the rankings by competing in lower-tier events and through qualifying for the bigger tournam...

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Mud in your eye: Always Dreaming wins Kentucky Derby in slop

On their own, they were a combined 2 for 63 coming into America's greatest horse race. Joining forces, they were unbeatable on a cool and rainy day at Churchill Downs. It was yet another Kentucky De...

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Sharapova not worried yet about Wimbledon wild card

Sharapova not worried yet about Wimbledon wild card

I feel like I'm still doing very much the same thing that I'm doing". "I like being in that position". The 30-year-old Russian has beaten Bouchard in all four of their prior meetings, most notably a...

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Celta Vigo v Manchester United: Five talking points

Promise has been intertwined with disappointment in Jose Mourinho's first season in the Old Trafford hotseat, with impressive cup displays tempered by Premier League frustrations. The Red Devils have ...

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