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Cavs sweep Pacers, Rockets poised to advance

Golden State can sweep with a victory Monday night. It was the 91st double-double of his playoff career (fourth most in the last 30 seasons). The Cavaliers also finished - regular season and playoff...

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Bolles and McKinley make it emotional Draft night

Bolles and McKinley make it emotional Draft night

UCLA defensive end Takkarist McKinley made a promise to his grandmother moments before she passed away. There were tears in his eyes but a large smile on his face. [Expletive]. Questions about t...

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Moses: Conte Has Taken My Game To Another Level At Chelsea

Asked whether he would like Lukaku at his disposal, Conte responded: "In my team?" Claude Puel's Southampton worked their way back into the game, keeping tidy possession in midfield and making sur...

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Sebastian Vettel - The key was to 'upset' Mercedes early on

Sebastian Vettel - The key was to 'upset' Mercedes early on

A slow first-stop, coupled with the extra five seconds spent in the pits during his second stop, meant Hamilton had to fight back past Ricciardo and Bottas - aided by a Mercedes pit call to switch i...

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Maria Sharapova makes winning return after doping ban

Bouchard, hardly the most stoic player on the circuit, gave her take on Sharapova's return to the game after she was found to have unintentionally taken meldonium. After taking off her training jacket...

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Larry Bird resigns as Pacers President

Larry Bird resigns as Pacers President

Bird has been with the Pacers since 1997, when he was named head coach. According to Wojnarowski , Bird plans to remain with the Pacers as a consultant. He coached the team until 2000. IN lost the ...

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Jose Mourinho claims Liverpool have

Jose Mourinho claims Liverpool have "unfair" advantage in top-4 race

They could potentially play another eight more games between now and the end of the season, with five of those still to come in the Premier League. The result has no bearing on Chelsea as they are...

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Offensive draft early, QBs prized after Garrett is No. 1

Offensive draft early, QBs prized after Garrett is No. 1

The Bears selected quarterback Mitchell Trubisky in what was the biggest shock of the night. San Francisco, who originally held the second overall selection, traded their pick to the Chicago Bears i...

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Shocking king-hit on referee in French rugby league match

Shocking king-hit on referee in French rugby league match

A referee was knocked out with a sickening punch. The unidentified Saint-Esteve had just been sin binned for a professional foul when he walked up to Casty and hit him with a nasty right hook. But M...

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Everton can't rely on just Lukaku for goals, says Koeman

Everton can't rely on just Lukaku for goals, says Koeman

Arter says Terry would be welcome on the south coast, suggesting he can help Bournemouth establish themselves as a mainstay of the Premier League. "I think that Lukaku is a really good player, he's ...

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Calderon contributes to Hawks' series-tying win

Calderon contributes to Hawks' series-tying win

So next he might play 48 minutes. For Washington , finding consistent production beyond the starry backcourt has been an issue. Frankly, I expected the Wizards to control this series, and it lo...

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Browns release veteran tight end Gary Barnidge

He co-founded "American Football Without Borders" and along with others travels to foreign countries in the offseason to introduce young boys and girls to football. BEREA, Ohio- Tight end Gary Barnid...

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Arsene Wenger dismisses talk of power shift between Arsenal and Tottenham

The Soccer Saturday pundits are torn as to whether Tottenham will boost their title chances by winning the north London derby, but none of them are backing Arsenal to triumph. My motivation is to wi...

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Maria Sharapova makes a winning return to action

It's so unfair to all the other players who do it the right way and are true. The Russian was given a wildcard entry to the tournament and the match was her first competitive outing since she was ...

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It's do or die for Milwaukee Bucks' Matthew Dellavedova and Thon Maker

It was the most points ever in a quarter for Golden State in a playoff game , and matched the National Basketball Association record for most first-quarter points in a playoff game . The Raptors bui...

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Eric Thames sets Brewers mark with 11th home run in April

He was placed on the 10-day disabled list because of right (pitching) shoulder inflammation after he lasted just two innings the previous night. TWINS 3, RANGERS 2: Brian Dozier hit a bases-cleari...

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Ovechkin, Capitals must go through Penguins for shot at Cup

Washington got in front of just eight Pittsburgh shots. The Senators-Rangers series pits Alex Burrows against his old coach in Vancouver, Alain Vigneault. The defensive pairing of Kevin Shattenkirk a...

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Wenger relief as spirited Arsenal keep Manchester City at bay

The Gunners will play Chelsea in next month's Wembley showpiece after Alexis Sanchez scrambled an extra-time victor in a controversial clash on Sunday. The Arsenal boss added: "Perhaps we've locat...

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Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft

Moments later, he was back onstage announcing the Texas A&M defensive end's name. One hour before the draft began, Garrett said he hadn't heard from the Browns. Alex Smith went 21-32 for 251 yards w...

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Wizards steal the show to go up 3-2

Beal and Morris Lead the Offense for WizardsWashington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) drives to the basket. The Hawks also did something unusual at the end of Game 5 - they let the clock run down. Ga...

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No regrets for Pep Guardiola about first season at Manchester City

While the run-in is looking like a test of endurance for the players, the boss explained how fully motivated his charges are to finish the campaign on a real high note, starting with a positive result...

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Three Hull City players Southampton should look to sign this summer

Three Hull City players Southampton should look to sign this summer

Silva added: "This is one conversation we have after the game; for this situation to happen we have to do our work well and take points and only after we will see about pressure on our opponents in th...

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Huge 4th quarter pushes Celtics past Bulls

Huge 4th quarter pushes Celtics past Bulls

We believe in one another. "Rajon most likely will come in and work out tonight", Rondo said Thursday afternoon on a teleconference. Since this play, Butler hasn't had that same energy and the b...

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Tyson Fury Trolling Of Anthony Joshua Continuing Right Through Fight Week

Tyson Fury Trolling Of Anthony Joshua Continuing Right Through Fight Week

I'm a fighter. I'm not caught up with the entertainment. He has saved the video on a memory stick which will be sewn into the robe he wears into the ring . Joshua thanked the fans and added he is ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo responds to his critics

Cristiano Ronaldo responds to his critics

Bayern had to play the final 30 minutes a man down after Martinez picked up two yellows in quick succession for fouls on Ronaldo, but the Bundesliga champions rode their luck to remain in the tie, muc...

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FIFA audit official admits bribery in US federal probe

FIFA audit official admits bribery in US federal probe

It is alleged the $100,000 was given to Lai by Mohammed bin Hammam, who initially ran for the top job at world football's governing body six years ago, before he withdrew three days before the electio...

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Bucks throttle Toronto, grab 2-1 series lead

On the other end DeMar DeRozan , who was promising anyone who asked that Game 4 would be different after he went 0-for-8 in Game 3 from the field, delivered as promised putting up 33 points, only one...

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Chelsea passed 'big psychological test' with Southampton win, says Antonio Conte

Chelsea could complete the double in Conte's first season in charge after advancing to the FA Cup final where they will face Arsenal, on 27 May. "But we fight until the end". "I hope they have troubl...

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David Letterman attends Penguins-Capitals to watch 'roommate' Alex Ovechkin

There's no way they could keep that up against the number one team in the National Hockey League, right? He was just so-so in the regular season with an 18-10-7 record , 3.02 GAA and.909 save perce...

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Aaron Hernandez found dead near 3 handwritten notes

Aaron Hernandez found dead near 3 handwritten notes

They'll do a thorough job. Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez hanged himself Wednesday in the prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder, taking his life on the same day his ex-teammat...

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Sharapova to learn French Open fate on May 16

Vinci has questioned the decision to give the Russian wildcards, but it has been defended by WTA chief Steve Simon, who said it is in keeping with how former dopers are treated in other sports. In p...

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Messi leads Barcelona to 7-1 victory; Real Madrid wins 6-2

Barcelona striker Luis Suarez led the tributes for Messi, telling the club's website: "It's time to enjoy beating a direct opponent, Madrid ". Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has received a one-...

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Jaguars draft Fournette to 'put the ball in the end zone'

Jaguars draft Fournette to 'put the ball in the end zone'

The Los Angeles Rams selected running back Todd Gurley at No. 10, and the Los Angeles Chargers acquired ball-carrier Melvin Gordon at No. 15 in the 2015 draft . He still gained 6.5 yards per carry....

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Nike, Under Armour And Adidas Pass On Sponsoring Lonzo Ball

Nike, Under Armour And Adidas Pass On Sponsoring Lonzo Ball

Adidas, Nike and Under Armour are not interested in an endorsement deal with top National Basketball Association draft prospect Lonzo Ball. "We've said from the beginning, we aren't looking for an...

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Patriots Sit Back And Watch First Round Of 2017 NFL Draft

Brady's fantastic career began in April, 2000, when the Patriots famously rolled the dice and drafted the MI quarterback in the sixth round with the 199th pick overall. Yes, Saturday officially clos...

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