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Conte: Chelsea must improve the squad

He said: 'I've turned down every club in the world.' But he would've been sacked after a year at Madrid. Chelsea started the second half with more tempo and Footballer of the Year N'Golo Kante wa...

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Kevin Love Doesn't Understand the Concept of Underdogs, or He's Delusional

No one had unseated LeBron up to that point. James averaged 22 points on 35.6% from the field. In his first season with the Warriors , Durant enters the Finals on fire. April 23, 1950 - In the ...

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[ May 26, 2017 ] Betting Preview for the 2017 NBA Finals Sports Betting

The big star for the Giants that year was future Yankees manager Casey Stengel, who hit an inside-the-park home run in the ninth inning to win Game 1 and drove in the only run in Game 3 with anoth...

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Amid comparisons to Jordan, James out to cement own legacy

When the Celtics signed Al Horford to a max contract last summer, they knew the 6-foot-10 center would make an immediate impact, but few expected him to help lead the team to the Eastern Conference ...

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Cavaliers rout Celtics, grab spot in Finals

Cleveland will play for the championship against the Golden State Warriors , the third successive season the two teams have met in the finals. Cleveland won an epic seven-game series past year, br...

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Former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dies aged 35 following cycling accident

CESENA, Italy (AP) - Four days after being hit by a auto while training on his bicycle, American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden remains in "extremely serious" condition in an Italian hospital. Hayde...

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LeBron James Says He Feels 'Very Good' About Chances vs. Warriors

Kerr met with the media on Monday ahead of Thursday's Game 1 of the Finals and expressed his surprise about his team being favored. James elected not to talk about the Warriors following the g...

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LeBron James eclipses Michael Jordan as Cleveland Cavaliers destroy the Boston Celtics

The Cavs set an National Basketball Association record by winning their 13th consecutive series closeout opportunity. The inevitable is now a reality: The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State War...

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NBA Finals: Warriors vs. Cavaliers for Third Straight Year

We're playing well. We're just excited to finally get the ball rolling", said Coach Lue. Kerr said he will travel with the Warriors to Cleveland during the series whether or not he is coaching the t...

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What's next for the Boston Celtics?

And while the team competed for the right to play in the 2017 NBA Championship series, the scouting department was busy scanning every prospects scouting report for the upcoming 2017 NBA Draft . Pres...

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Djokovic, Nadal kick start French Open with a bang

Djokovic, Nadal kick start French Open with a bang

Rafael Nadal beat Benoit Paire 6-1, 6-4, 6-1 in one hour and 52 minutes. "It's very odd to find first round two past champions", said Muguruza, who defeated Serena Williams in last year's fin...

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French Open 2017 highlights: Raonic blasts past Darcis in straight sets

French Open 2017 highlights: Raonic blasts past Darcis in straight sets

While Djokovic, seeded second, went on to see off Granollers in straight sets, the 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 scoreline didn't say the whole story, with Granollers making it quite hard for Djokovic, particularly i...

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Marco Reus out several months with cruciate ligament tear

Marco Reus out several months with cruciate ligament tear

Reus was widely reported to be one of the top transfer targets for Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp this summer, but the 27-year-old was taken off at half-time in the clash against Eintracht Frankfurt on S...

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LeBron James must save the NBA Playoffs

And Steph said, 'It wasn't easy.' Like, 'We put in the work, we came in every single day and put in the work to get to this point to play in June. So how do you pick your poison with this guy? After a...

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Penguins vs. Predators: Game 1 prediction

The handful of men who carry out the most thankless of tasks for the Pittsburgh Penguins are a rag-tag group thrown together by circumstance and a touch of foresight by general manager Jim Rutherfor...

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Hamilton pleased with seventh finish in Monaco

Ferrari has a history of favouring one driver over another in F1. While Bottas enjoyed an exceptional weekend in Sochi, Hamilton struggled to get performance out of the Pirelli tyres and finished...

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Makarova stuns top seed Kerber in French Open 1st round

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic thanks the crowd after defeating Julia Boserup , of the U.S, in their first round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, Sun...

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Huddersfield's players and manager celebrated their play-off victory at one man's expense

Brown had perhaps the best chance of the game, missing a far-post tap in in the first half when it looked easier to score; Palmer created perhaps the best chance of the second-half, setting up Nahki W...

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Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Ottawa Senators - 5/21/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Marc-Andre Fleury started the first 15 games for Pittsburgh with Murray mostly sidelined by injury and had been stellar right up until Wednesday's Game 3 when he allowed four goals on nine shots in a ...

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Muguruza's match stopped at French Open

Muguruza's match stopped at French Open

Djokovic kept his cool to earn the second set and pounced on the Spaniard's accumulating mistakes in the third set to seal victory on his first match point. Steve Johnson of the United States held of...

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Kevin Love on Cavs Being Underdogs: 'Funny to me'

Stephen Curry and Draymond Green are overrated and a stain on the very fabric of the National Basketball Association. James acknowledged that toppling a Warriors team boasting two-time reigning l...

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Kimi Raikkonen to start from pole at Monaco GP

Kimi Raikkonen to start from pole at Monaco GP

NEXT UP The drivers have a week off before heading to Montreal, where they will have more room for manoeuvre at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in the Canadian Grand Prix . That was during Ferrari's ...

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Muguruza downs Schiavone to begin title defence

Muguruza downs Schiavone to begin title defence

The heavy favourite for the title looked in imperious form as he steamed through the first set in under half an hour, on his way to a 6-1 6-4 6-1 victory. Frenchman Gilles Simon was another seed to go...

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Huddersfield wins soccer's richest game, promoted to EPL

Huddersfield wins soccer's richest game, promoted to EPL

The Terriers' promotion to the Premier League sets up their first games against Manchester United since 1972, when the Red Devils beat Town 2-0 at Old Trafford in the English First Division. Jaap St...

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Sailing: Artemis proves well-oiled machine in America's Cup bid

Team New Zealand's dramatic win over Sweden came through a penalty ruling which America's Cup officials admit they got wrong. The British crew's latest loss was significant as the French were wide...

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'It Was Definitely a Rough Ride': Indy 500 Racer Talks Terrifying Crash

Debris was all across the crash as Dixon's auto broke apart. "It's tough because you just don't know which way he's going to go off the wall". "I'd already picked that way to go and there was nowher...

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Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup

Green not bored by another Cavs-Dubs Finals matchup

While the Cavs routinely discussing the Warriors during the 2015-16 season after losing to them in the 2015 Finals, the Warriors were not a common topic around the team over the past several months....

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LeBron Praises Celtics And Brad Stevens After Game 4

It's the matchup most expected, the matchup most predicted, and probably the matchup the Cavaliers and Warriors wanted as well. A lot broke right for them this season, but president of basketball oper...

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Manchester attack probe nets another arrest

I want to stress that this is a different item than the one he used in the attack. The image was taken from CCTV. Shortly after the arrest was announced GMP said officers had also executed a warrant...

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Round 3: Cavaliers and Warriors face off in NBA Finals

Cleveland quickly welcomed him with arms wide open. Golden State takes the series 4-2 and gets revenge for last year's stunning defeat. With James guiding them the Cavaliers navigated through t...

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Steve Kerr surprised Warriors favored over Cavs in NBA Finals

Durant has suffered some large losses to James in the past-including losing the 2012 Finals to James' Heat team when Durant was with the Thunder-but the Warriors coaching staff believes that Dura...

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Tyronn Lue, Kevin Love Respond to 'Competitor' Draymond Green's Trash Talk

The first three rounds of the National Basketball Association playoffs obviously didn't have much to show. "They had multiple people come in and talk to me about what's more important, but I definitel...

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Kevin Love Thinks Cavaliers' Underdog Label in NBA Finals Is Funny

Kevin Love Thinks Cavaliers' Underdog Label in NBA Finals Is Funny

And it would seem betting the NBA Finals is just as easy to foresee, given the ATS results for Games 1 and 2 over the past 26 years of postseason basketball. Obviously, adding an MVP to a team tha...

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Real Madrid beat Malaga to secure La Liga title

Real Madrid beat Malaga to secure La Liga title

The play looked easy in the opening. Although Barca pushed Real Madrid all the way, the difference between the two sides was just three points, or turning one loss into a win. Last April during El...

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Conte defends Moses after FA Cup final dive: He was exhausted!

Conte defends Moses after FA Cup final dive: He was exhausted!

He's probably been the club's greatest ever manager but a lack of success in recent years culminated in failure to qualify for next season's Champions League . "I know I am in a public job". Chels...

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Steve Kerr says he's not planning to coach Game 1 of Finals

After the Game 4 loss and playoffs elimination, Spurs veteran Manu Ginobili said: "You can swing, swing, swing, and maybe you'll hit somebody, but it isn't fair". After opening a 16-point lead in G...

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Cool Hand Lue: Cavs coach keeps NBA champs cool amid chaos

Pushing off any talk about the Warriors until after Sunday's practice, James was asked to assess the task at hand: beating Golden State's All-Star-studded lineup of Kevin Durant , Stephen Curry , ...

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Hazard beats Kante to Chelsea Player of the Year award

Hashimoto. The Blues appointed Conte as their new manager at the end of the 2015-16 campaign after the west London side finished in a disappointing tenth place. " If I sign a contract, maybe there w...

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Huddersfield Town picks last spot for Premier League

Two of Aaron Mooy's Australia team-mates - who also happen to be EFL Championship rivals - Jackson Irvine and Bailey Wright - have backed the Socceroos star to help guide Huddersfield Town to th...

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Pat Riley on LeBron James: 'I love LeBron, we all do'

There was that much pain. Golden State, unbeaten this postseason at 12-0 with sweeps of Houston, Utah and San Antonio, hosts the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers in Games 1 and 2 on Thursd...

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