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New Zealand's Beauden Barrett expects bruising Lions series - SkySports

New Zealand's Beauden Barrett expects bruising Lions series - SkySports

If chosen, the back-row forward - who stood down from the Wales captaincy for this year's Six Nations - would become just the second man after England great Martin Johnson in 1997 and 2001 to captain ...

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Pittsburgh Penguins to honor Steelers owner Rooney with helmet decals

Pittsburgh Penguins to honor Steelers owner Rooney with helmet decals

Governor Tom Wolf has ordered the Commonwealth flag to be flown at half-staff across Pennsylvania to honor Rooney, who died Thursday at 84. Not only was Rooney part of six Steelers Super Bowl Champion...

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Cindy Tews runs in footsteps of history at Boston Marathon

Cindy Tews runs in footsteps of history at Boston Marathon

She didn't set out to shatter stereotypes or change the culture of sports forever - but that's exactly what she did. To prepare, he said he ran about 120 miles per week, typically split into two run...

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Celtics know numbers don't tell story against Bulls

Even before the Celtics awesome fourth quarter against the Bucks, the Cavaliers had already lost to the Toronto Raptors 98-83 to give Boston the top spot. "But that wasn't the deciding factor in any...

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Leonard has 32 points, Spurs rout Grizzlies 111-82 in Game 1

But they're not gonna rook us. We controlled the rebounds. "Hopefully, we are smart enough and experienced enough to be mentally ready and not take anything for granted". Overall we shot ball in the...

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UMass grad Jason Ayr finishes top 30 at 2017 Boston Marathon

Semple, incensed, ran after Switzer and tried to rip off her bib number and pull her out of the race. Kathrine Switzer, who was the first official woman entrant in the Boston Marathon 50 years ago, ...

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Yankees' Pineda flawless through 6 innings in home opener

Yankees' Pineda flawless through 6 innings in home opener

NY took a 2-0 lead against Alex Cobb on Jacoby Ellsbury's RBI double in the third and Aaron Judge's home run in the fourth. "The thinking is, it's going to be another special day here at the Stad...

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Lance Stephenson's antics help Pacers turn corner, make playoffs

Lance Stephenson's antics help Pacers turn corner, make playoffs

Cleveland Cavaliers' Kevin Love (0) shoots over Indiana Pacers' Thaddeus Young (21) in the first half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Monday, April 17, 2017, in Cleveland...

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Manchester United beats Chelsea. Where does that leave the Premier League leader?

It's still the favorite to win the Europa League and has an away-goal edge over Anderlecht after the first leg of their quarterfinal. Manchester United put a dent in Chelsea's title procession on ...

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Win and stay home: Heat beat Wizards 110-102, miss playoffs

No. 4 Washington gets the fifth-seeded Hawks. In other words, the Bulls have their work cut out for them. But even in losing out on a trip to the playoffs, the team realizes it gained a chemistry ...

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Clippers-Jazz a matchup of different styles

No Utah player played more than 29 minutes, and both teams played their reserves down the stretch. But there was no such letdown this time . They'll open against the Utah Jazz, with Blake Griffin ...

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Real Madrid move six points clear at top of La Liga

Madrid twice fought back from a goal down against the relegation-threatened side at the Santiago Bernabeu on Saturday, before Isco's 90th-minute victor kept them on track for a first league title s...

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Garcia credits clear mind for good Masters showing so far

Garcia credits clear mind for good Masters showing so far

Snead and Tommy Aaron were tied at 3-under 141. Justin Rose discusses his third round at The Masters where he is now 5 shots under par in total. He missed that for a three-putt bogey. "So you've jus...

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LeBron's Cavaliers Are Not Ready, Despite Meaningless Win Over Celtics

We have to give our bench credit". Despite the loss, Cleveland remains in first place in the Eastern Conference with an overall record of 51-28. The Hawks snapped a two-game skid thanks to 26 ...

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IOC expresses regret over NHL's Olympic no-show

I will be back after the podcast with the updated projected standings and picks for tonight's key games. A number of months have now passed and no meaningful dialogue has materialized. Bouwmeester w...

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Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater

Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater

He's one of the NBA's best pure centers and is a defensive force. Rudy Gobert fell to the floor with a knee injury 11 seconds into his playoff career, and will not return for the Utah Jazz in Gam...

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Red Sox LHP Rodriguez goes on paternity leave

Red Sox LHP Rodriguez goes on paternity leave

The Red Sox will take advantage of the open roster spot on Monday be calling up reliever Ben Taylor to add some extra depth to the bullpen. Johnson will also be getting the call over Kyle Kendric...

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Alabama Governor Scores Court Delay In Affair-Turned-Impeachment Trial

Marsh, a Republican from Anniston, said that the scandal has affected the state's ability to conduct its business, citing important issues like education and prison reform. She started journaling ab...

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Demetrious Johnson Defends UFC Title For Record-Tying 10th Time

Demetrious Johnson Defends UFC Title For Record-Tying 10th Time

He didn't. Dana did, however, finally decide on the weight division in late 2011 through a four-man tournament that culminated in Johnson becoming the champion at UFC 152 in 2012, after a split decisi...

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Carmelo Anthony and La La Anthony split up

However, the pair is reportedly amicable and not talking divorce yet - just separation. Investigations revealed that the couple were last spotted together on January 12, 2017, during a meet with Gabri...

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Vettel tops Hamilton in Bahrain GP

On Sunday, he won from third place on the grid behind the Mercedes' of Valtteri Bottas and Hamilton - thanks to passing Hamilton at the start and an early pit stop. "Today I had a bad start and becaus...

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Eden Hazard: 'I knew I'd score against Bournemouth'

His team had done enough talking on the pitch, so easily going into a 2-0 lead in an eventual 3-1 win away to Bournemouth, after Tottenham Hotspur had supposedly made their life more hard with an emph...

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Wall Powers Wizards To Game 1 Win Over Hawks

Just focus on what we do. Sometimes games get chippy even if the intention isn't there by either team. "I jumped in head first", Morris said . And they're led by a man who had this to say when as...

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Game Three: Blackhawks vs. Preds

Game Three: Blackhawks vs. Preds

Chicago was the NHL's ninth-highest scoring team this year, averaging 2.9 goals per game. In Friday's practice game, Rookies Ryan Hartman and Nick Schmaltz were interchanged from where they started i...

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Roberto Firmino on target as Liverpool edge West Bromwich Albion

In the second half it looked much better, so I'm really happy about the performance. West Brom earned themselves an unwanted record of becoming the first Albion team since Gary Megson's relegated 20...

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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger anxious after Crystal Palace defeat

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger anxious after Crystal Palace defeat

Wenger wasn't immune to the toxic atmosphere stemming from the Arsenal fans, with banners and chants calling for the long-serving manager to depart as Palace made easy work of their London rivals du...

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Are Chelsea's players ready for the late season run?

Chelsea's defeat at Old Trafford means that Tottenham Hotspur are just four points behind the Blues with six league games still to play this season. We are still in a good position and we just have...

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Luck offers no timetable for return from shoulder surgery

Luck offers no timetable for return from shoulder surgery

That comes on the heels of an injury-plagued 2015 year that saw him play in just seven games, yet toss 12 interceptions. Luck decided rehabilitation was the answer after the 2015 season, and he stil...

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Barcelona and Real Madrid Regain Their Strength

Barcelona and Real Madrid Regain Their Strength

He was the most active player in the pitch and in the last minutes he gave the victory for Los Blancos scoring his second personal goal with another brilliant play. But Alvaro Morata headed Madri...

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Ferrari's strategy for Kimi Raikkonen in China 'didn't make any sense'

Following his performance at the 2017 Chinese Grand Prix , his team boss Toto Wolff said that when Hamilton is at his best he is in a different league. "I think we could have, should have had a bette...

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Eddie Murphy pays tribute to brother Charlie following his death, aged 57

Eddie Murphy pays tribute to brother Charlie following his death, aged 57

Charlie Murphy , older brother of Eddie Murphy and a comedy stand-up and performer in his own right, has died. Charlie Murphy is well known for appearing in many skits on the legendary Chappelle...

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Lightning wins, waits, watches to see if playoffs are possible

However, the Buds could have avoided a first-round date with the high-octane Caps by earning one point Sunday night versus the Columbus Blue Jackets . After beating the Maple Leafs to stay alive, the ...

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Danny Willett serves up traditional Yorkshire menu for Masters champions dinner

Jordan Spieth's multi-year stranglehold over the tournament loosened with a quadruple bogey on 12, which somewhat overshadowed just how well Willett played down the stretch in erasing a five-stroke de...

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Leicester City v Atletico Madrid

Leicester City v Atletico Madrid

No team conceded more penalties than Leicester City in this season's Champions League (4, only 2 of which were converted). They trail Juventus 3-0 following the first leg of their quarterfinal but c...

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Off and Running: 121st Boston Marathon Is Underway

Off and Running: 121st Boston Marathon Is Underway

Rupp finished 2:09:58. This gives Kenya its first men's victory in five years. In the women's race, Kiplagat conjured a similarly decisive burst over the closing stages to claim the race for the fir...

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