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Timberwolves' Karl-Anthony Towns makes history in second National Basketball Association season

Love finished with 2,010 in 2013-14. Towns eclipsed the rebounds and 3-pointers thresholds on Wednesday. During that period, the young players found cohesion offensively and learned then and through...

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Vettel reveals delight in making non-DRS overtakes in Shanghai

Afterwards, Hamilton was realistic in his assertions for the season when he thinks that Ferrari and Mercedes will fight to the end this year. Max Verstappen swept past about nine cars on the first lap...

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Cavaliers Will Waive Larry Sanders And Sign Center Edy Tavares

Jones, 36, signed with the Cavs before the final regular-season game in 2016 and appeared in 15 playoff games, totaling 17 points and seven rebounds. Jones is a gritty defender who can come off the ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers' 'stupid' loss delaying them from accomplishing one of their goals

Cleveland Cavaliers' 'stupid' loss delaying them from accomplishing one of their goals

It was the 29th loss in 80 games for the Cavaliers, who were outscored 44-18 in the fourth. James wound up with a triple-double with 32 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists. "If they can't give us the...

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De Gea should not care about speculation, says Mourinho

In forty three matches in most contests, Ibrhahimovic has scored twenty eight goals - a tally including the winning strike in the EFL Cup final triumph over Southampton back in February. I don't see D...

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Montgomery earns Yanks' 5th starter job, to debut Wednesday

Montgomery earns Yanks' 5th starter job, to debut Wednesday

The second week of the season is going drastically different for the Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees . Gardner crawled to touch first before rolling onto his back, and Weeks remained prone on his...

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Will the National Basketball Association playoffs lead to Cavs-Warriors III in the finals?

Assuming Durant will return to MVP-like form for the playoffs, he's just the sort of weapon they need to go toe-to-toe with James in the NBA Finals. But the talk all season has been about the super te...

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West Ham moves toward EPL survival with 1-0 win over Swansea

West Ham moves toward EPL survival with 1-0 win over Swansea

But Cheikhou Kouyate's first League goal of the season and a rare clean sheet meant the Hammers' five-game losing run was at an end. West Ham have the flawless opportunity to claim consecutive wins ...

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Mauricio Pochettino "pleased and very proud"

Spurs' emphatic 4-0 victory over Watford at White Hart Lane kept the pressure on league leaders Chelsea. "We need to go into every game with a winning mentality", said Trippier. "No, if I see him we...

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James Harden thinks he should win MVP over Russell Westbrook

James Harden thinks he should win MVP over Russell Westbrook

Fellow guard Victor Oladipo is averaging 10 points - more than six below his season average - while shooting 11-for-30 in his last three games. With two games to go in the regular season, Russell W...

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Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal to clinch third Miami Open title

As his forehand started to prove increasingly potent, Federer eventually converted his sixth break point - and third of the game - when a powerful cross-court stroke forced Nadal to net. Nadal leads t...

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Niki Lauda: 'Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel battle to be season-long'

Mercedes' British driver Lewis Hamilton (2nd L) celebrates on the podium after winning the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix , as second-placed Ferrari's German driver Sebastian Vettel (L) and Red Bul...

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Toronto Raptors to play Milwaukee Bucks in first round of NBA playoffs

Toronto Raptors to play Milwaukee Bucks in first round of NBA playoffs

The playoff quest hadn't been easy. Milwaukee will be without No. 2 scorer Jabari Parker, who hasn't played since mid-February after undergoing surgery for a torn ACL in his left knee. He's on a 2...

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Huskies returning home after Final Four appearance

Huskies returning home after Final Four appearance

He made the first and missed the second on goal. "We've been dealing with her for three years ", said Ketara Chapel. "I think when you're soft on the ball, it's always been my philosophy, if you go...

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LeBron unfazed by struggles, believes Cavaliers can repeat

The Western Conference top seeds have by far the best record in the National Basketball Association this season, finishing in first place with 67 wins against 15 losses. 1 seed in the East, the Ca...

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UNC Basketball Team Celebrates Championship With Fans

UNC Basketball Team Celebrates Championship With Fans

After getting their hearts crushed previous year in the National Championship game, North Carolina got back to the same stage and did the same thing to Gonzaga, resulting in plenty of memes that made ...

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Ronaldo and Real Madrid end Bayern Munich's Record Run

Ronaldo and Real Madrid end Bayern Munich's Record Run

Michael Ballack warns Eden Hazard of a move to Real Madrid, but does he have what it takes to be a Galactico? "Cristiano was unhappy because he couldn't score a third, that's how ambitious he is", ...

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Kevin Gausman finds his groove as Orioles extend Blue Jays' misery

Darwin Barney (4-for-8, one home run) and Kevin Pillar (5-for-12) are among those who have enjoyed their encounters with the 26-year-old Gausman. He struck out 10 and gave up two runs and five hits...

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Arena thinks United States could win 2026 World Cup

Arena thinks United States could win 2026 World Cup

It wasn't going to be in 1994. But it also gives the burgeoning USMNT program more time to grow and develop numerous talented youngsters coming through the system, namely Borussia Dortmund star and ...

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Garcia grabs US Masters in play-off

Garcia grabs US Masters in play-off

Sunday's final round will bring with it the kind of drama this tournament expects with only one person winning, but likely a handful of golfers losing it. "I learned at a young age that does not work ...

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Lewis Hamilton speaks out on Fernando Alonso decision: McLaren need this driver

Lewis Hamilton speaks out on Fernando Alonso decision: McLaren need this driver

Alonso will drive a Dallara-Honda vehicle with its exterior sporting the same orange McLaren livery also found on his F1 auto. "It's the biggest race in the calendar in Formula 1 and the event is wo...

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Arsenal and The Champions League Slot

Arsenal and The Champions League Slot

Nonetheless, they'll be confident of getting back to winning ways against a free-falling West Ham, who sustained a fourth successive loss on Saturday by going down 2-1 at Hull. Theo Walcott, who score...

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Eric Bailly thinks his Manchester United teammates should be criticised

Sunderland have gone seven league games without scoring and with seven games remaining they are 10 points adrift of safety and seemingly doomed to relegation. Unlike its rivals, United can still quali...

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Stoke City 1 Liverpool 2: Coutinho and Firmino shine in comeback win

Stoke City 1 Liverpool 2: Coutinho and Firmino shine in comeback win

Shortly before half-time Liverpool were denied strong penalty appeals when Woodburn went down under Pieters' challenge and Stoke promptly scored on the counter-attack. He came on the second half, de...

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Pittsburgh Steelers chairman Dan Rooney dies at age of 84

Because of his great contributions to the NFL and to the sport, he was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2000. In addition to Noll and Bradshaw, eight other players from that era have be...

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BC political parties focus on pocketbook issues on eve of provincial election

One-quarter chose the Liberal leader, while 22 per cent chose Horgan and 12 per cent chose Weaver. "They should be really happy if it's a failure because they've tried every step of the way to shut ...

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Spanish La Liga: Malaga stun FC Barcelona 2-0

Barcelona striker Neymar (left) is shown a red card by the referee during their La Liga encounter against Malaga on Saturday. A disciplinary panel judged his actions to be worthy of an additional ...

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Lucas Alcaraz Appointed Head Coach Of Algeria National Team

Lucas Alcaraz Appointed Head Coach Of Algeria National Team

The 50-year-old coach was then fired and returned to Granada for the third time to lead the team in the current season. Pundits say the move comes as a surprise to many in Algeria as another Spani...

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Real overpower Bayern in Champions League game

Ronaldo's second-half brace and 100th European goal garnered Madrid precious 2-1 victory at the Allianz Arena . Two goals in the first half by the Argentine gave the Italians a commanding lead ...

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Hulkenberg: Le Mans entry 'completely different' to Alonso's Indy shot

Hulkenberg: Le Mans entry 'completely different' to Alonso's Indy shot

Neither probably minds too much as he'll be racing for the Honda-powered Andretti squad with a McLaren branded auto. However, Alonso's skipping of Monaco is an unusual situation. Sergio Perez: "I c...

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Obama, others, react to death of Steelers' Rooney

A cause of death was not immediately revealed. As chairman of the NFL's diversity committee, Rooney was responsible for establishing the 2003 Rooney Rule , which requires teams to interview minorit...

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Federer sets up Nadal final after epic tussle

In the Miami Open final, Nadal gave a better fight, but Federer was just too good. Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates defeating Nick Kyrgios of Australia in the semi finals at Crandon Par...

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Luis Enrique calls Barcelona's defeat at Malaga 'unfair' after Neymar sent off

His first booking was for obstructing the taking of a free-kick by tying his laces and the second was for a late challenge on Roberto Rosales . The second came with about 25 minutes left in the game ...

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Caps win playoff opener in OT

Caps win playoff opener in OT

Washington did expose the thin Leafs blue line, who pressed injury-replacement Martin Marincin into service. But the President's Trophy winners were given all they could handle by the Eastern Confere...

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First night of playoffs teaches lesson to young Maple Leafs

First night of playoffs teaches lesson to young Maple Leafs

It was a long shot that seemed to catch Andersen off-guard and drifted into the top corner. He stopped 41 shots, while his counterpart with the Capitals, Braden Holtby, made 35 saves. It bounced off ...

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