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Cavs reclaim top seed from Celtics, Westbrook misses triple-double

If Wednesday's 114-91 Cavaliers tattooing of the Boston Celtics was important, if it was some kind of message-sending, season-defining win from an embattled defending champ, you would never know it....

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Tim Tebow homers in first minor league at-bat

Tim Tebow homers in first minor league at-bat

What's even more impressive is he hit the home run off of a left handed pitcher to the opposite field. The chants grew louder as Tebow circled the bases on his homer, pumping his fist as he rounded ...

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Aussie firebrand Nick Kyrgios to meet Roger Federer in Miami semis

Next up for the Australian is Swiss superstar Roger Federer . "I'm happy to come have through today", Federer told ESPN after the match . "Nick played really well in Indian Wells, he had a very ...

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I just can't swing the club - frustrated Johnson explains Augusta withdrawal

McIlroy has played only 10 competitive rounds since he returned from the rib injury. "I like the elevation changes, the sidehill lies, the pull to Rae's Creek, the way it affects putts", Spieth said. ...

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Chelsea win edges Blues closer to EPL crown

After that, it was so hard to break down Swansea but we always believed and we showed massive character. As a result , Guardiola admits that the focus for the remainder of the campaign will be ...

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Bulls' Dwyane Wade could return Saturday against Nets

Bulls' Dwyane Wade could return Saturday against Nets

As the Bulls try to firm up their playoff position in the final week of the regular season, it will be intriguing to watch how they'll fare without Rondo and Wade on the floor. So there should be no r...

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We can catch Chelsea - Pochettino rallies Tottenham for final push

We can catch Chelsea - Pochettino rallies Tottenham for final push

Chelsea saw their lead trimmed to seven points after falling to a shock 2-1 home defeat by Crystal Palace on Saturday, while second-placed Spurs beat Burnley 2-0 away to breathe life back into t...

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Brewers' Keon Broxton hit in head by pitch, leaves game

Brewers' Keon Broxton hit in head by pitch, leaves game

In all, Peralta worked five innings, allowing three hits, walking just the one, and striking out five. It has been an especially gratifying start for Holland, the former Royals closer back on the mo...

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger singles out duo for special praise

The breakthrough finally came in the 58th minute when Ozil's shot from the edge of the box somehow found a way past Randolph and into the bottom-left corner. Admittedly those two wins were at the KCOM...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic interested in being the next James Bond

Zlatan Ibrahimovic interested in being the next James Bond

But the striker wants to play at the top-level and win more trophies. "A lot of things have to be settled". "How I feel today, I don't know if I will feel like this next year". The revived champio...

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Daniel Cormier Sends Stern Warning To Jon Jones

But the series represents the only time in 27 fights Johnson has rematched an opponent until Saturday night's meeting with DC in at KeyBank Center. But somebody in the UFC's design department must h...

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Tottenham win at Burnley to cut Chelsea's lead

Tottenham win at Burnley to cut Chelsea's lead

Spurs travel to struggling Swansea on Wednesday, while Chelsea host fourth-placed Manchester City. Mauricio Pochettino made decisions that were necessary to help Tottenham pick up three points. "We ...

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Fitness test on Saturday to decide Virat Kohli's participation in Dharamsala Test

Fitness test on Saturday to decide Virat Kohli's participation in Dharamsala Test

Kohli has also said that there is no special treatment on offer for him as far as injury is concerned. "I think it'll take a reasonable amount of spin as the game goes on". "And I say that because ...

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Johnson going in "right direction" after pre-Masters fall report

Johnson warmed up on the range on Thursday afternoon and practised on the putting green next to the first tee, and even made it as far as the tee itself before he changed his mind. 1 and was the odds-...

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Spurs' inspirational win keeps their chase alive

Spurs' inspirational win keeps their chase alive

The match also created history, says the Daily Mirror : "Spurs are now the first team in Premier League history to be losing in the 88th minute before going on to win by two goals". Once again master...

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Eriksen warns Chelsea Spurs are still in title race

Eriksen warns Chelsea Spurs are still in title race

Hull are in good form". That might well have changed, and it doesn't seem coincidental that it might have changed just after Chelsea suffer their first wobble of this title run-in with defeat to ...

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Stuck out! Ball clings to Molina, Cubs rally past Cardinals

Stuck out! Ball clings to Molina, Cubs rally past Cardinals

But Szczur's rally-starting strikeout was the play everyone wanted to talk about afterwards. Cubs manager Joe Maddon had a amusing response to the incident. Leake has won 10 or more games in four ...

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Russell Henley keeps his eyes on the birdies, wins Shell Houston Open

Kang's nearest challengers are Americans Hudson Swafford and Russell Henley on -10, while another United States star Rickie Fowler is a further shot back after a disappointing 71. Fowler will head int...

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Roger Federer Says Bring Noise, He Wants More Shouting During Matches!

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Kei Nishikori advanced to the quarterfinals of the Miami Open by recording victories on Tuesday, but top-seeded Stan Wawrinka was eliminated by 19-year-old German Al...

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Roy Williams undecided about potential White House visit after NCAA title win

Roy Williams undecided about potential White House visit after NCAA title win

After beating Gonzaga 71-65 in the national title game, North Carolina coach Roy Williams didn't sound very excited about the prospect of meeting President Donald Trump during the winners' tradi...

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Dustin Johnson to attempt to play Masters after injuring back

My heart was in it. "Yes, the Masters made Arnold in many ways because of his wins in '58, '60, '62, and '64; but the other way around, I think Arnold made the Masters". At 1 p.m., Johnson stepped ont...

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Top seed Kerber advances at Miami Open

Top seed Kerber advances at Miami Open

As Williams was serving for match point, Kuznetsova fans cheered " Sveta ", a diminutive of her given name, only to be met with " go back to Moscow " by one member of the crowd. Safarova will now face...

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Liverpool gets ban from signing youth players

Liverpool gets ban from signing youth players

Along with the ban, Liverpool will also have to pay a £100,000 (RM554,000) fine, which will undoubtedly cause anger among the club's higher ups. In "tapping up" the 12-year-old player, the side effe...

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Chelsea win but Tottenham keep the title race alive

City's first defeat in the league since mid-January leaves them 12 points adrift of their opponents with only eight games left to play. In last five games of Chelsea , the team had four wins and th...

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Final Four: Gonzaga holds off Gamecocks

Final Four: Gonzaga holds off Gamecocks

Assists-Oregon 7 (Ennis 3), North Carolina 16 (Pinson 5). (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey). Gonzaga's Przemek Karnowski (24) celebrates after the semifinals of the Final Four NCAA college basketball t...

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Boyle good to go as Leafs try to clinch playoff spot

Steven Stamkos , it appears, has all but given up hope of playing a game before the regular season ends, despite his desperate efforts to get back over the past few weeks. Tuesday will be the battle o...

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Red Sox's Betts out with flu-like symptoms

The idea, when the Boston Red Sox made their big trade for Chris Sale , was that he would pitch just like this on cool nights at Fenway Park. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer). TWINS 9, ROYALS 1 Eduardo Es...

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Dustin Johnson withdraws from Masters with back injury

Dustin Johnson withdraws from Masters with back injury

Later, after witnessing the amount of people stacked around the first tee and watching from the clubhouse lawn, Player was reminded why the nickname affixed to Palmer's gallery throngs - Arnie's Army ...

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Gonzaga tops Xavier to reach first Final Four

Sure this is Gonzaga's first Final Four. ESPN notes Gonzaga is also the first team from the West Coast Conference (WCC) to reach the Final Four in 60 years . "But my legacy is going to be about other...

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Cold shooting dooms KU in Elite Eight loss to Oregon

Cold shooting dooms KU in Elite Eight loss to Oregon

Jordan Bell , however, may have had the biggest impact, registering eight massive blocks on the defensive end to go with 11 points and 13 rebounds. Tyler Dorsey scored 27 points and Dillon Brooks ...

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Adrian Peterson Reportedly Will Meet with New Orleans Saints

The 10-year veteran missed most of last season because of surgery for a torn meniscus in his right knee. Not just any running back, however, but former Minnesota Vikings' All-Pro rusher Adrian Peterso...

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Irmo's Johnson Enters Masters as Green Jacket Favorite

There's some opportunities right at the end", said Steele. "I know everybody makes mistakes", Johnson said. Rainy weather caused the final round to be delayed two hours. That's his way of striking...

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Fowler on Lexi ruling: 'Shouldn't be outside contact'

It was deemed that Thompson, 22, had marked her ball on a two-footer on the 17th in the third round and replaced it around an inch away. They then assessed Thompson a two-stroke penalty, then another ...

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DJ Triumphs in Battle of Big Hitters to Complete Set of WGCs

But he was also made to work hard to secure the first prize of £1.3million in the final as Rahm, who was trying to become the youngest victor of a WGC event, fought back from five down after eight hol...

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'That was Shaw's body with my brain,' says Mourinho

'That was Shaw's body with my brain,' says Mourinho

Shaw spoke with passion, intensity and focus in the bowels of Old Trafford, unaware that elsewhere in the ground Mourinho was tempering praise with criticism over tactical naivety. In an astonishing r...

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