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Maple Leafs clinch first playoff berth since 2013 vs. Penguins

Who the Maple Leafs will play is still up in the air, as a point on Sunday will net us a Battle of Ontario in the first round. Washington largely went through the motions during its meaningless Game 8...

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Despite goals and win, Ronaldo still wanted more

The Chilean also missed a header from close range to deny Bayern another opportunity to double their lead. Arturo Vidal put the Germans 1-0 up in the first half before Ronaldo scored two second half...

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Mercedes driver Hamilton wins Chinese GP from pole

Raikkonen finished more than 40 seconds behind teammate Sebastian Vettel, who placed second, to cross the line behind Daniel Ricciardo to take fifth . I can confirm that our choice to change the tyre...

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Russia Vetoes UN Draft Resolution on Alleged Gas Attack in Syria's Idlib

They reacted angrily on Wednesday after Russia, Syria's key ally, vetoed a draft resolution at the UN Security Council - the eighth time it has done so over the Syrian conflict. "We hope that the USA ...

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Hawks stun Cavs behind Hardaway Jr

Irving played 45 minutes despite soreness in his surgically repaired right knee. While the four-time MVP took a cautious approach to digesting the Boston win on Wednesday, saying, "We'll see", when as...

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Leicester defence under scrutiny ahead of Atletico rematch

Leicester defence under scrutiny ahead of Atletico rematch

And it could have been better for Atletico Madrid. They might well have lost their Champions League quarter final first leg against Atletico Madrid, but only by the solitary goal . We know what we'...

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Tyler Johnson comes up clutch as the Heat beat the Cavs

They head into the post-season looking very vulnerable. They will play the eighth-seeded Chicago Bulls. "The most important thing for us is getting those guys some rest", Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue ...

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Westbrook nearly breaks National Basketball Association record

Russell Westbrook continues to stack his case to be named Most Valuable Player of the National Basketball Association for the 2016-2017 season, and it's becoming more and more hard to argue otherwise...

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Two Chelsea players make six-man shortlist for PFA award

We would also like to offer our congratulations to former United defender and Academy graduate Michael Keane, whose excellent form at Burnley has been recognised with a nomination for the PFA Young P...

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Banged-up Sharks try to slow down McDavid and Oilers

Banged-up Sharks try to slow down McDavid and Oilers

Joel Ward converted on the Sharks lone Power Play goal (1/6) and Paul Martin netted the equalizer after a herculean forecheck from Thomas Hertl at 5:22 of the 3rd period. "(He's faced) the No. 1 (de...

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Louis Murphy: Louis Murphy arrested on firearm charge

Louis Murphy: Louis Murphy arrested on firearm charge

Murphy was stopped at an airport security checkpoint when the loaded firearm was discovered, an airport spokeswoman told the Tampa Bay Times on Wednesday night. Murphy, a St. Petersburg native, spen...

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Westbrook breaks triple-double record and secures dramatic win for Thunder

Westbrook breaks triple-double record and secures dramatic win for Thunder

It was yet another remarkable display of the all-around excellence that a triple-double - the achievement of double-digit totals in three of five key statistical categories - has come to represent. ...

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Ronaldo hits 100th European goal as Real win at Bayern

The four-time world player of the year then slotted in the victor between goalkeeper Manuel Neuer's legs 13 minutes from time. CRISTIANO RONALDO netted twice for Real Madrid in Wednesday night's m...

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NHL STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS PREVIEW: Experience has 'Hawks positioned as West favorites

NHL STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS PREVIEW: Experience has 'Hawks positioned as West favorites

Forget the fact that the Nashville Predators didn't have their most consistent season. Duncan Keith scored the goal when he beat Pekka Rinne but it was Darling that was the #1 Star of the game whi...

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Prosecutors rest in Aaron Hernandez's double-murder trial

Prosecutors called dozens of witnesses including the man who said he was driving the vehicle from which Hernandez shot and killed Cape Verdean nationals Daniel Abreu and Safiro Furtado after they le...

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Juventus star has spoken to Arsenal in the last week about moving

Ozil's own future is also uncertain as he approaches the final 12 months of his contract. "He became a huge Arsenal player". "He's done a really good job after Conte and I think he'd suit Arsenal...

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Cespedes hits 3 HRs, Harvey leaves with injury in Mets win

Bruce has homers in back-to-back games - three total - with four hits, four RBIs and five runs scored in his last three games. He now has 12 homers and 27 RBI in 26 against the Phillies, and his eight...

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Michigan State's Bridges To Announce Decision To Stay Or Go

Yahoo.com's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday that Bridges has called off meetings with potential agents and is "leaning heavily" toward returning for his sophomore year in East Lansing . Bridge...

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Another Paxton gem lifts Seattle to 6-0 win over Houston

In 2014, Paxton allowed three runs in five innings in a 5-3 win over the Angels. Gattis hit a line drive off the outstretched glove of Mariners right fielder Mitch Haniger , who nearly made a spect...

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Montgomery makes Major League Baseball debut, Gardner injured as Yanks top Rays 8-4

He bounced a hurried throw to first, and Gardner slammed into Weeks, who had not played first in the major leagues before this season. Gardner and Weeks both left Wednesday's game, an 8-4 win fo...

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Manchester United Living On Reputation Now - Former Anderlecht Hitman Confident

Sergio Romero will play in goal for Manchester United in its UEFA Europa League quarterfinal against Anderlecht on Thursday evening amid reported worries over the form and fitness of regular ...

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LeBron James and Tristan Thompson have a heated exchange during Pacers game

Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue tried to calm James down but failed as the King waved off his coach and continued to exchange words with Thompson. Lue said meetings are only effective "if you did some...

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James Harden has one argument left against Russell Westbrook

James Harden has one argument left against Russell Westbrook

They not having Kevin Durant as their leader after he chose to play for the Warriors, in which the Warriors eliminated the Thunder past year in the Western Conference Finals. Harden and Westbrook ha...

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Burnley boss Sean Dyche thinks Michael Keane deserves PFA nod

Burnley boss Sean Dyche thinks Michael Keane deserves PFA nod

Alli, who turned 21 on Tuesday, has had another incredible season with 16 goals scored and five assists and, like Kante, is the huge favourite in the betting to retain the award he won last season. Lu...

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Fans must get behind Gunners - Wenger

Fans must get behind Gunners - Wenger

Arsenal responded through Theo Walcott , only for Sergio Aguero to put City ahead again before Shkodran Mustafi equalised once more. Some Arsenal fans at the Emirates on Wednesday night boycot...

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Malaga defeat setback in Barcelona title challenge

Referee Jesus Gil Manzano noted the incident in his report. The Spanish Football Federation has handed Barcelona's Neymar a three game ban, hence dashing his hopes of featuring in the upcoming ...

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Kyrie Irving: Irving, James, Love will rest Wednesday

What is to be determined is whether Cleveland will be the No. 1 or the No. 2 seed; whether the Cavs will play Indiana, Chicago or Miami in the first round; whether their first game will be Saturday ...

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Brendon McCullum's 'bash brother' Chris Lynn hurt in the IPL

Umesh will surely add firepower to KKR's bowling after the two-time IPL champions lost to Mumbai Indians on the road in their last game. Nita Ambani, the owner of the Mumbai Indians team had arrange...

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Manchester United to welcome back Valencia against Anderlecht

We could have had a better chance but for home records this season which are far from being impressive. "Every match for us is crucial". "Every match requires absolute focus". With the players we ...

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How Not to Beat Real Madrid, Bayern Munich Edition

The visitors came back strong in the second half, with Cristiano Ronaldo grabbing his first two minutes in the second half. Neuer flew to fingertip a Gareth Bale header out from under the bar and it...

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Nets give fans something to cheer about in home finale

According to NBA Wowy , with Wade off the court this season, the Bulls are averaging 1.08 points per shot attempt with over 61% of the team's field goals being assisted. 8 spot with the Heat playing ...

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Lewis Hamilton is in a 'different league,' says Toto Wolff

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel recovered from a mishap-filled start to finish in second place, 6.2 seconds behind the Mercedes driver. Hamilton leads from pole to claim his fifth win in Shanghai , hi...

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The Masters: Nicklaus, Nadal, Figo, Phelps weigh in with Garcia tributes

The Masters: Nicklaus, Nadal, Figo, Phelps weigh in with Garcia tributes

I know I have certainly slammed my club on the ground at the golf course. Garcia was playing his 71st consecutive major at Augusta National, a streak stretching back to the 1999 Open Championship at...

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I'm getting better with age, brags Ibrahimovic

I'm getting better with age, brags Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic compared himself to Benjamin Button after the striker once again belied his advancing years as Manchester United won at Sunderland. And Ibrahimovic says he feels "more intelligent" ...

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Harry and Dele deserve their nominations, says Spurs boss Pochettino

Spurs team-mate Harry Kane is among the nominees for the award, along with Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Alexis Sanchez, N'Golo Kante, Eden Hazard and Romelu Lukaku. He has the potential to improve and learn. ...

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