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National Basketball Association admits Celtics lost time on final possession

National Basketball Association admits Celtics lost time on final possession

He took three dribbles - the first two advanced the ball forward, the third was between the legs for misdirection purposes - then he shot, and made, his first 3-pointer of the night, which brought the...

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Wizards vs Boston Game 7 is Monday

Wizards vs Boston Game 7 is Monday

Wall's late-game heroics erased a struggling first half performance - the All-Star point guard had just three points at halftime. Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas , pictured making a three-pointe...

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Lewis Hamilton back on pole in Spain

Lewis Hamilton back on pole in Spain

Hamilton punched the air in delight as he crossed the line. Ferrari also had to change the power unit of Vettel's vehicle following his precautionary stop in pit lane near the end of the third pr...

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Warriors head coach Steve Kerr attended Saturday practice

Warriors head coach Steve Kerr attended Saturday practice

According to ESPN.com's Chris Haynes , Warriors guard Stephen Curry was happy to see Kerr getting involved: "It's obviously great any time you get to hear his voice, see his face". He was back Saturd...

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Adam Lallana reveals Jurgen Klopp masterstroke in Liverpool win over West Ham

The Hammers are a recent bogey side for Liverpool, who have not beaten the Londoners in their last five attempts. Are Liverpool assured of Champions League football? Daniel Sturridge's future a...

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Nishikori, Halep march on in Madrid

Nishikori, Halep march on in Madrid

The Madrid Open started the rivalry, with the Caja Magica witnessing an engrossing semi-final in 2009 lasting over four hours which Nadal won after saving three match points. Rafael Nadal has give...

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New York Rangers: On the brink of elimination

This goal came from old buddy Derick Brassard , who stepped on the ice as goalie Craig Anderson went to the bench, eventually batting one in during a chaotic scrum in front with just 1:26 remaining...

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Wizards win on Wall's 3-pointer, forcing a Game 7

John Wall had his heroic moment, draining a deep three - so deep his defender Avery Bradley was outside the arc and Wall still got the shot off cleanly - that would prove to be the game-winner and...

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England beat Ireland in 2nd ODI

England beat Ireland in 2nd ODI

Ireland were a distant second best in Bristol on Friday but showed glimpses of promise in front of a crowd of 24,000 after winning the toss and putting England in to bat. Eoin Morgan went for 10,...

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Home Court Mastery of Celtics Over Wizards by Winning all Nine Games

Isaiah Thomas is averaging 24.9 points and 5.9 assists while Al Horford is averaging 15.8 points and 7.7 rebounds. He scored just four points in the second half , but it didn't matter, because his e...

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Player to Miss the Rest of Playoffs After Severe Tendon Injury

Player to Miss the Rest of Playoffs After Severe Tendon Injury

San Antonio and Houston traded blowout victories to open the series and one of the teams will take a 2-1 lead when the Spurs visit the Rockets in Wednesday's Western Conference semifinals. If Hous...

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Steve Agnew describes the dejection of relegation after Middlesbrough defeat

It's as inevitable as it comes that Chelsea will be Premier League champions. Chelsea took just 23 minutes to open the scoring through Diego Costa, who latched onto a stunning pass from Cesc Fa...

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Spurs fans will absolutely love this stirring montage of White Hart Lane

Players who have been there, done it and won it. Pochettino has rarely turned to such players in the past, choosing instead to place his faith in youth, but for Tottenham to take the next step the add...

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Murray pleased to break new ground in Barcelona

Murray pleased to break new ground in Barcelona

The world number nine even had his only break point of the match in the first game. Thiem in the semifinals earned his first victory against a world No. Nadal has been in superb form this season, fi...

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F1 Russian GP: Wolff: Bottas, Hamilton relationship won't go like Rosberg

F1 Russian GP: Wolff: Bottas, Hamilton relationship won't go like Rosberg

Bottas continued to lead the field once racing got back underway but Vettel began to reel him in, forcing the Mercedes crew to pit him from the lead for fresh Pirelli ultrasoft tires. But it's nice to...

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Murray sent packing as Nadal, Djokovic reach Madrid quarter-finals

The British player won the Madrid title in 2015. After kicking her racket and receiving a violation from the umpire, Halep calmed down and went on to lift the title once again by winning the third...

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Nadal beats Thiem in Madrid, wins 3rd straight title

Nadal beats Thiem in Madrid, wins 3rd straight title

Nadal overpowered Djokovic from the start, and converted on his third match point to earn his first victory against the second-ranked Serb since the 2014 French Open final. "Rafa was obviously a bet...

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Lewis Hamilton wins the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix, Vettel second

Lewis Hamilton wins the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix, Vettel second

They brushed going through the first of two turns, with Hamilton going off momentarily as Vettel defended his position. "It's draining, fast cars, he (Vettel) drove fantastically well and it's a real ...

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Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1

The Senators moved to 6-1 in overtime games, and eight of their 9 wins have been by one goal. Not that it seems to bother Ottawa . "A lot of us have played together and been through some big ga...

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Tearful F1 fan gets to meet his hero after crash

Tearful F1 fan gets to meet his hero after crash

While Sebastian Vettel won the race against pole sitter Lewis Hamilton into the first turn, behind it wasn't so clean. A social media surge ensued, with organisers and Ferrari quick to react and bri...

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Grades for every Cleveland Browns pick

Grades for every Cleveland Browns pick

These smokescreens and reports surely paid off as Chicago moved up from #3 to #2 after the Browns took the unanimous best player in the draft in Myles Garrett and they didn't have to justify anything ...

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Mourinho demands more from Manchester United fans

Mourinho demands more from Manchester United fans

It was Arsene Wenger's first victory over Mourinho, and Manchester United had no answer to goals from Granit Xhaka and Danny Welbeck. My feeling is also the most important match of our history. "T...

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Spurs level Rockets series, Cavs into 2-0 lead

Spurs level Rockets series, Cavs into 2-0 lead

Parker isn't what he used to be, but the Spurs are obviously better off with him than without him. The latter victory was a 103-92 Game 3 win in Houston that marked the Spurs' first playoff game w...

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Skip Bayless intensifies LeBron James hate during NBA Playoffs

There have been questions about the future of Dwane Casey, but both Lowry and DeRozan had kind words for the six-year Raptors coach. "At one point during the fourth quarter, we had three starters ...

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NBA Playoffs: Boston Celtics just one win away from Eastern Conference Finals

The Game 7 that the Wizards wanted no part of when they headed to Boston , has vaulted to the top of their wish list. The Celtics took game 5 easily with a blowout win of their own, winning 123-1...

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Europa League: That was naive, says Jose Mourinho

The Red Devils will be seeking to become the fourth side to win all major European title with victory in Stockholm . Mourinho has prioritised winning Europe's secondary club competition, which gu...

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Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to reach final

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal beats Novak Djokovic to reach final

Nadal overpowered Djokovic from the start, and converted on his third match point to earn his first victory against the second-ranked Serb since the 2014 French Open final. A year ago he was 31-2 af...

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McGirt and Hughes lead Players Championship as Garcia aces 17th

J.B. Holmes watches his shot from the 15th tee during the third round of The Players Championship golf tournament Saturday, May 13, 2017, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla . Si Woo Kim was bogey-free until h...

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Tony Parker undergoes surgery to fix ruptured quadriceps tendon

Tony Parker undergoes surgery to fix ruptured quadriceps tendon

Parker had an MRI exam after sustaining the injury on Wednesday as the Spurs evened their Western Conference second-round series against the Houston Rockets with a 121-96 victory. They host Game 3 ...

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Why Concussion Spotters Couldn't Pull Sidney Crosby From Game 6 Vs. Capitals

It's nearly as if the Capitals faced their worst fears while trailing during the third period in Game 5 in Washington, found a way to win that game, and have seized this second life ever since. It...

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National Basketball Association says officials missed three calls down stretch in crucial Game 6

National Basketball Association says officials missed three calls down stretch in crucial Game 6

Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal (3) shoots in front of Boston Celtics center Al Horford during the first half of Game 6 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series , Friday, May 12, 20...

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Spurs beat Arsenal to keep pressure on Chelsea

We are four (points below Chelsea), with four games to play. "They are improving every year, there is a plan in place". "Because first of all they scored two goals and we didn't but it was an even g...

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Predators fans' unique way of getting psyched up ahead of Game 4

In many ways, the St. Louis Blues did what they wanted to do Tuesday night in Game 4 of their Western Conference semifinal against the Nashville Predators. Neal finally scored his second this post...

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Yanks DL Chapman, out 'minimum of a month'

Yanks DL Chapman, out 'minimum of a month'

The Yankees also announced that they will recall utility player Rob Refsnyder from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre before Sunday's second game against the Astros, which is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.at the Stadiu...

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Sanders Says 'Trump Is Right' About Australia's Health Care

Trump described the USA health system as failing, and added that "I shouldn't say this to a great gentleman and my friend from Australia because you have better health care than we do". Earlier, Mr ...

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