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Kane shooting for 100 Premier League goals next season

After two very consistent seasons, why not next season? The sensational Spurs striker scored four scintillating goals in the 6-1 drubbing of Leicester to move two goals clear of Everton's Romel...

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McCloskey, GM who built Pistons'

McCloskey, GM who built Pistons' "Bad Boys" teams, has died

His Pistons teams made nine straight playoff appearances, with five straight trips to the Eastern Conference finals, three straight NBA Finals appearances and two titles. McCloskey hired Chuck Daly as...

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Breaking down the National Basketball Association final

I don't know what I would have done if I was faced with Kevin Durant's decision. "I got a promotion when I got to the 30s". James will face the end of his career one day. No disrespect to Curry an...

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The Warriors and Cavaliers get ready for Game 1 of The Finals

By "wounded" there should be some clarification: Wounded careers. Said Madsen: "We got to the playoffs we knew other teams' offenses better than they did". " Golden State wasn't this good (back the...

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Browns sign running back Terrence Magee

Browns sign running back Terrence Magee

Originally signed by the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent in 2015, he has appeared in six career games. He has appeared in six regular-season National Football League games, rushing twice...

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Colts sign running back Christine Michael

Colts sign running back Christine Michael

Despite being cut twice, last season was by far Michael's most productive in the NFL . Michael spent the 2016 season with the Seattle Seahawks and Green Bay Packers. He has carried the ball 254 t...

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Google marks ICC Champions Trophy with its addictive doodle

England will probably secure a place in the semi-finals if they beat New Zealand in Cardiff on Tuesday, while Bangladesh nearly certainly have to beat Australia on Monday to avoid being eliminate...

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Cavaliers vs. Warriors, Part III: ABC15's predictions for the 2017 NBA Finals

Kevin Durant was one of the best players in the National Basketball Association when he was a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder , and making the decision to leave for the very team he pushed to a ...

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Madrid magic or Juventus steel? The Champions League final debate

Madrid magic or Juventus steel? The Champions League final debate

One of British football's most successful exports, Charles joined Juventus from Swansea City in 1957 and proved a huge hit, scoring 108 goals in 155 appearances and winning three Serie A titles....

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Laxman hails government's recalcitrance on India-Pakistan cricket

While bowlers came to fore in the first game against the Black Caps where they bundled out a strong batting line up of Kiwis for just 189 and won the match by 45 runs through D/L method, it was an all...

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LeBron James denounces racism after home is vandalized

LeBron James denounces racism after home is vandalized

When the season began last fall, Curry unselfishly gave up some of his own scoring chances so Durant could seamlessly find his way, not making as many 3s - or half-court buzzer beaters for that matter...

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Cooler heads prevail: A different Mr. Met back at ballpark

The Brewers (29-25) earned a split of the four-game series by winning the final two games over the Mets (23-29). The kookiness came in the fourth inning with the Brewers ahead 2-0. Corey Knebel pi...

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16 vs. 2016/17 - The numbers that show Liverpool's improvement under Jurgen Klopp

16 vs. 2016/17 - The numbers that show Liverpool's improvement under Jurgen Klopp

Philippe Coutinho has sought to alleviate concerns that he will be leaving Liverpool in the summer, insisting speculation over his future is "for journalists only" while reiterating that he has a "...

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Mike Trout has thumb ligament surgery, likely out 6-8 weeks

Mike Trout has thumb ligament surgery, likely out 6-8 weeks

Team doctor Steve Shin later met with Trout and it was determined surgery was his best option. Trout, the 2016 American League MVP, injured his thumb during a slide into second base against the ...

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'Racially motivated slur' spray-painted at Lebron James' home in LA

Last year, James mentioned the possibility while appearing on an episode of his Uninterrupted podcast, saying his "dream is to actually own" an National Basketball Association team (quote transcribe...

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Trump to announce climate decision Thursday

Trump to announce climate decision Thursday

Some Scandanavian countries are criticizing the US for its expected withdrawal from the Paris climate accords . "The city of Boston is urging the president and the White House to reconsider", Wal...

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Novak Djokovic wins opening match at French Open

Earlier yesterday, Garbine Muguruza , 23, hailed the incredible longevity of Francesca Schiavone, 36, after winning a first-round battle of French Open champions. That doesn't make me extra confide...

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Champions Trophy 2017: Eoin Morgan expects Ben Stokes to play key role

Chasing the target of 325, Bangladesh bowed down before the Indian pace-attack and were bundled out for mere 84 runs in just 23.5 overs. I've always had slight doubts over England at the end of a ...

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Bangladesh prepare to take on 'favourites' England in Champions Trophy opener

That defeat knocked England out of the World Cup and led them to adopt a far more aggressive approach to the one-day game that, "blips" like Monday apart, has served them well in the intervening two y...

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Donnarumma is not a 'slave' or a 'robot', claims Raiola

Donnarumma is not a 'slave' or a 'robot', claims Raiola

Donnarumma is now tied into a deal at Milan until the summer of 2018 but is yet to agree to a new contract and Raiola admits his client could be on the move. "But Fassone and Mirabelli only took offic...

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NHL Predictions: Will the Predators close out the Ducks? 5/22/17

Chris Wagner pounced on the rebound and buried the second-chance attempt on the doorstep. The Predators relied on lesser lights, such as minor-league call-up Pontus Aberg and depth forward Col...

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Penguins chase Pekka Rinne with third period outburst

Penguins chase Pekka Rinne with third period outburst

In Game 1 , the Penguins had gone 37 minutes - including the entire first period - without a shot. Their explosiveness is at once mesmerizing and demoralizing. The Predators actually controlled ...

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Draymond Green: LeBron James 'Can't Have This Ring'

Draymond Green: LeBron James 'Can't Have This Ring'

The Warriors and Cleveland have a storied past, to say the least. "So that's the most important thing, but individually, just work on my game, like I said , approach the game like I always do...

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Desperate Ottawa tries to avoid elimination by Penguins

Much more importantly, the Senators killed all three Pittsburgh power plays including two in the first period. Now, the Predators won't begin the Stanley Cup Final 100 percent. Maybe the embarras...

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Kevin Kisner wins PGA Tour's Dean & DeLuca Invitational

Kevin Kisner is out of reasons to play for second place. He cited the 40-foot birdie putt at No. 10 as the stroke that triggered his decisive closing push. He said the few times since then that he'...

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Match Reports: Watford 0-5 Manchester City

Match Reports: Watford 0-5 Manchester City

In my humble opinion the players deserve it, to be in the Champions League next season. They were knocked out at the hands of Monaco at the quarter-final stage. Any hint of final-day jeopardy surrou...

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Google celebrates commencement of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 with an interactive doodle

And if this wasn't already widely known outside the dressing room, then skipper Eoin Morgan - a key ally of Roy - went out and blitzed questions about the Surrey opener's inclusion into the stands i...

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Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant taking NBA Finals in stride

Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant taking NBA Finals in stride

But those were moments - and no players, nor teams came close to stringing enough moments together to threaten Cleveland and Golden State . While playing nearly 41 minutes a night through these...

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Celtics' Brown questionable for Game 5

Irving was quiet in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, but he was unstoppable over the last four games against a Celtics team that boasts one of the better crews of perimeter defenders in the ...

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Khachanov beats Berdych at French Open

Khachanov beats Berdych at French Open

Del Potro, playing at Roland Garros for the first time since he was a 2012 quarterfinalist, grimaced and grabbed his right thigh after sliding to his right during the first set. Earlier, Karen Khachan...

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Arsenal Confirm Arsene Wenger Two-Year Contract Extension

It followed a frustrating season in which the Gunners failed to qualify for the Champions League for the first time in 20 years . He makes a statement there by saying "we've got a strong enough squad...

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Arsene Wenger signs new two year contract with Arsenal

The status quo proved too appealing for both sides, with Wenger opting against a new challenge despite recently talking up the offers he has rejected. The news came on the back of the Gunners' stirr...

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NBA Finals Preview: How Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors match up

The Golden State Warriors face the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday i. LeBron James and Draymond Green , pictured at ORACLE Arena on January 16, 2017 in Oakland...

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Karn Sharma delighted to play a part

In the end, Mumbai scampered to 108 in 14.3 overs, winning the game by six wickets and booking their place in the final where they have a score to settle against Rising Pune Supergiant , who have...

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Sam Warburton to lead Lions in tour opener

Sam Warburton to lead Lions in tour opener

Replacements: J George, M Vunipola (both England ), T Furlong ( Ireland ), G Kruis (England), J Tipuric, R Webb (both Wales), O Farrell (England), J Payne (Ireland). "I thought they created real opp...

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CONFIRMED: Arsene Wenger signs two-year contract with Arsenal

The Arsenal fans have reacted exactly as you might expect, and while they knew it was coming, the Arsenal social media manager must have been aware that the replies to the tweet announcing the new...

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Eagles, first-round pick Derek Barnett agree on 4-year deal

Eagles, first-round pick Derek Barnett agree on 4-year deal

Though Barnett had yet to be signed up until Thursday, he's made quite an impression on the Eagles coaching staff in the early stages of their OTAs. "It's our job to get him ready to be out there". ...

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Mats Point: Wilander tells it straight on Day Five at Roland Garros

Mats Wilander pays tribute to Steve Johnson after his very emotional victory at Roland Garros over Borna Coric . It's the first time since 2011 that as few as two Americans got to the second ro...

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Argentina begins new era under coach Sampaoli

Argentina begins new era under coach Sampaoli

Sampaoli takes over at a hard time, with the two-time world champions fifth in their qualifying group for the 2018 World Cup. Argentina are fifth in the South American standings with four games re...

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Why West Ham United should make move for Arsenal's Theo Walcott

Why West Ham United should make move for Arsenal's Theo Walcott

After bringing in such flops as Simone Zaza, Jonathan Calleri , Gokhan Tore and Alvaro Arbeloa from across Europe last summer bringing in players from the Premier League is certainly a better route t...

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