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Rockets throttle past Westbrook's 51

Rockets throttle past Westbrook's 51

Westbrook, who notched a record 42 regular-season triple-doubles and had 51 points in a triple-double in the Thunder's game-two defeat on Wednesday, finished Friday with 32 points, 11 assists and 13 r...

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Blake Snell picks up the loss as Tampa Bay loses on Monday

Blake Snell picks up the loss as Tampa Bay loses on Monday

He said he hopes to face hitters next week "depending how I feel tomorrow". The only run off Sale came in the third inning, on a two-out RBI single by Evan Longoria , who came to the plate 1-for-22 ...

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Rajon Rondo out of NBA playoffs indefinitely with broken thumb

The Bulls cut the lead to one early in the second half, but never took the lead. Game four is on Sunday (Monday AEST) in Chicago. But for a Boston team in need of a jolt given not only its lacklus...

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Moment of truth has arrived for Spurs, says Chelsea's Conte

It is nine years since Tottenham won the League Cup for their last major trophy, while their wait to be crowned English champions stretches back to 1961. "We're a hungry team and we're improving a l...

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Rashford Shoots Man Utd into Semis

The Swedish striker landed awkwardly on his right leg after attempting to win a header right at the end of normal time on Thursday night as United searched for a victor to send them through to the sem...

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Brighton's Knockaert ready for another crack at Premier League

Brighton had, by then, all but confirmed promotion to the Premier League but they needed to wait until the late kick-off between Derby County and Huddersfield Town for confirmation. "I'd like to get ...

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Ancelotti blames poor refereeing for Champions League defeat

Chile midfielder Vidal was shown a second yellow card by Kassai in the 84th minute for what was a clean challenge on Marco Asensio, tilting the game in Madrid's favour as they entered extra-time trail...

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Celtics return favour to narrow Bulls' series lead

He set a franchise playoff scoring record and added 13 assists and 10 rebounds, but the Thunder lost 115-111 to Houston and are down 2-0 in the first-round playoff series . Chicago Bulls guard Raj...

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Redknapp: My wife thinks I'm mad taking job

Less than 24 hours since Gianfranco Zola's four-month spell as Birmingham City manager came to an end, the club has announced the Italian's successor. "I love football, I am football mad ". Redknap...

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Mourinho says no sense in Rashford playing for England Under-21s

Mourinho says no sense in Rashford playing for England Under-21s

While the victory keeps open a possible path to next season's Champions League for Jose Mourinho's side, it came at a high price with defender Marcos Rojo and forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic both suffering...

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Gatland stands by Lions selection

Gatland stands by Lions selection

The guy that has the last say is the guy that is usually coaching them. "I think he would have been an asset, but I'm not picking the team". The Saints star skippered England to two successive Six...

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Chelsea favourites for FA Cup, claims Pochettino despite Spurs' winning run

Chelsea favourites for FA Cup, claims Pochettino despite Spurs' winning run

The Blues have only lost one of their last five FA Cup semi-final ties, but it was in their last such appearance in 2013 (vs Manchester City). " We will play against one of the best teams in Europ...

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Predators route Blackhawks 5-0

Predators route Blackhawks 5-0

Although the Blackhawks' outshot the Predators by a narrow margin of 30-29, the Predators' speed and physicality prevailed. Who else but Viktor Arvidsson? The Blackhawks had two other point-blank op...

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Canadiens 'excited' at win-or-go-home game vs Rangers

Canadiens 'excited' at win-or-go-home game vs Rangers

After sitting back on their heels for just 21 shots in Game 3, NY outpaced the Canadiens with 32 shots on Thursday. Maikel Franco homered for the Phils and doubled home the game winning run in the eig...

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Paulo Dybala renews his contract with Juventus

Paulo Dybala renews his contract with Juventus

Barcelona paid a high price because one minute later Dybala slammed home his second goal from the edge of the area, catching out Barcelona's German goalkeeper at his near post with a first-time strik...

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Jurgen Klopp dismisses Liverpool move for Joe Hart

Glenn is ESPN FC's Liverpool correspondent. "If you go back to one of your old clubs you always want to show what you might be missing". Injuries have been an unhappy theme to Liverpool's season...

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UFC 210 results: Daniel Cormier beats Johnson, Weidman controversially loses to Mousasi

The heat between Cormier and Jones turned up a notch during UFC 210 fight week when Jones made a decision to attend festivites. Johnson was best known throughout his career as one of the most fero...

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Flix for You: Reasons why

Flix for You: Reasons why "13 Reasons Why" should be watched

The show grapples with suicide, friendship, and relationships - it's not your average sitcom drama. " National and worldwide research clearly indicates the very real impact and risk to harmful suic...

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Jackets, Wild In Danger of Sweep

Still, for most of the night, including on multiple Blue Jackets goals, his rebound control was very poor. Assuming the swelling goes down, he should be good to go for Game 4. St. Louis Blues' Alexand...

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Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut

Hernandez family planning private funeral in Connecticut

Should Hernandez's death qualify under that abatement law, it appears the Lloyd family will do everything in its power to not see that $6 million go to Hernandez's estate. Hernandez, 27, was acquitted...

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Chelsea vs. Spurs: Conte rebukes Pochettino for underdog excuse

He added: "They will obviously have to deal with [Harry] Kane and what he is doing up top too, but behind him Alli will play a decisive role if the Blues allow him to". Tottenham's progress has been ...

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Manchester United blow the Premier League title race wide open [GALLERY]

Manchester United blow the Premier League title race wide open [GALLERY]

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte blamed himself for the defeat, claiming he failed to motivate his players for the clash. Mourinho, however, reacted to those two results by sending his side out to contain...

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Chelsea's announcement on John Terry draws criticism from former PL pair

John Terry has also released an emotional farewell letter ahead of his Chelsea departure at the end of the season and the Nigerian International who had close to 10 years working relationship with ...

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Gary Cahill: Chelsea defender taken to hospital with gastroenteritis

Gary Cahill: Chelsea defender taken to hospital with gastroenteritis

Seven victories on the bounce have all-but secured them Champions League qualification in the league, with Spurs amassing 71 points, one better than last season's total, with six games still left to p...

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Benintendi leads Red Sox over Rays on Patriots' Day

Benintendi leads Red Sox over Rays on Patriots' Day

Sale: 21 2/3 innings, 11 hits, 3 runs, 5 walks, 29 strikeouts. The former Chicago White Sox ace tossed seven innings and gave up just three hits on his way to his first win since his blockbuster tra...

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Marquez quickest in Austin practice

Marquez quickest in Austin practice

We have to work for the last ten laps of the race because here's it's really important, we know the rear tyre can be hard at the end. "We have a lot to improve but I feel really good", he said. Honda ...

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Manchester United release statement on Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo

Manchester United release statement on Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo

Rojo was stretchered off midway through the first half before Ibrahimovic landed awkwardly in the final seconds of normal time, though he was able to limp down the tunnel. Given the injuries to Ibrahi...

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Mourinho fears worst with Ibrahimovic, Rojo injuries

Mourinho fears worst with Ibrahimovic, Rojo injuries

The Anderlecht goalkeeper had no chance at saving the shot from the Armenian. Teed up by Ibrahimovic's scooped pass, Rashford found the side-netting. The four-times European champions, leading 2-0 f...

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Pirates get to Sabathia early, top Yankees 6-3

Pirates get to Sabathia early, top Yankees 6-3

The story of the night from the longterm perspective for the Pirates was more quality work from Glasnow, who has rebounded from an very bad regular-season debut and a rough first inning in his second ...

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Aaron Hernandez's attorney plans to sue for negligence around his death

Aaron Hernandez's attorney plans to sue for negligence around his death

Hernandez, who was engaged to the mother of his 4-year-old daughter at the time of his death, even had a longtime love affair with a male high school classmate, the magazine claims. The state medical ...

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Edmonton Oilers: Jordan Eberle Impressive in Playoff Debut

Edmonton Oilers: Jordan Eberle Impressive in Playoff Debut

But outside of the SAP Center, where the Sharks skate and where they hosted the Stanley Cup Finals a year ago, the team isn't exactly making headlines. Coming off his first career playoff shutout, ...

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Murray, Wawrinka fall by the wayside

Nadal had never lost more than four games in a set in his opening match at the tournament but, after breezing through the opener, was blown off course by the power of Edmund's forehand. Zverev sto...

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Tigers place 1B Miguel Cabrera on 10-day DL with groin strain

Tigers place 1B Miguel Cabrera on 10-day DL with groin strain

Verlander walked the 1st three batters he faced in the 6th before giving up his first hit of the evening to Robbie Grossman that drove in Max Kepler and Miguel Sano . Twins closer Brandon Kintzler ...

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Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says talks are already underway over potential signings

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says talks are already underway over potential signings

Liverpool are now in third place but are nine points behind Chelsea in the Premier League table. But Klopp believes the Anfield club would have been able to last the distance were it not for a seri...

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Pep Guardiola Understands If Manchester City Owners Are Unhappy

Pep Guardiola Understands If Manchester City Owners Are Unhappy

However, the 23-year-old winger, who is tied into a deal at the Emirates until 2018, appears intent on winning trophies with the Gunners for the foreseeable future. "It is not easy to do". Paul Mari...

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