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Cavaliers look to finish off Celtics

Irving stayed on the floor despite rolling his left ankle in the third quarter, when he scored 19 in less than five minutes, and James shook off early foul trouble as the Cavs opened a 3-1 lead in t...

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Antonio Conte named Premier League manager of the year

Antonio Conte named Premier League manager of the year

Alexis Sanchez will be fit for Arsenal in their FA Cup final against Chelsea this weekend, but Arsene Wenger has confirmed that defender Gabriel Paulista has been ruled out for up to eight we...

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Harry Wilson wanted on loan by both Wolves and Celtic

Harry Wilson wanted on loan by both Wolves and Celtic

Wilson started Liverpool's friendly win over Sydney FC on Monday and scored over 25 goals for the Liverpool Under-23 team this season. The report , written by the Liverpool Echo 's James Pearce, c...

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Bulpett: Celtics lose Game 4, but win respect in process

He puts so much English on his layups that we might need to change the terminolgy to Spanish, or something. The momentum would have swung so wildly in Boston's favor, I would have given them a rea...

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Ty Lue cracks joke to reporter LeBron James jabbed

If it was going to happen, let it happen now; let us regroup. "Just coming in, I kept telling myself 'you have nothing to lose, '" Smart said. LeBron asked what fan had done. "It's been challenging ...

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Sports Briefly: Sharapova's popularity doesn't earn a French Open wild card

With Bernard Giudicelli , the president of the French federation, proclaiming that it was his responsibility to "protect the game", it would take a bold move by the All England Club to come to a di...

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Security tight ahead of Europa League final in Stockholm

Security tight ahead of Europa League final in Stockholm

United's players are automatically docked 25% of their salaries if the team fails to qualify for the Champions League . Amy Edwards, a Manchester fan, is anxious about safety at the final, but ...

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Gabi Garcia calls out Angela Magana to a fight, Magana accepts match

Gabi Garcia calls out Angela Magana to a fight, Magana accepts match

Justino did not immediately respond to a request for comment. As much as Andrade might want the fight, it's tough to tell if the UFC would actually put a top five ranked strawweight in a matchup aga...

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Boston Celtics Cannot Defeat Irving And The Cavs In Game 4

Perhaps foreshadowing what's to come from him in Game 4, James is averaging 24.8 points, 8.4 rebounds, and 6.4 assists in the nine playoff games following such a loss (the 10th game will be Tuesday). ...

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Pogba remembers victims of Manchester attack

Pogba remembers victims of Manchester attack

That's a not-so-subtle shot at Tottenham, Manchester City and Liverpool, who finished second, third and fourth, respectively. "It was hard to train yesterday but the manager told us is that the on...

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Manchester United claim first Europa League title

Manchester United claim first Europa League title

Manchester United signed a $750 million 10-year shirt sponsorship agreement with Adidas in 2014. The world's best want two things these days: sackfuls of cash and Champions League football. Both ...

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Zidane remains calm with Madrid one point away from the title

Zidane remains calm with Madrid one point away from the title

Real require four points from their remaining two matches in order to be crowned champions. "I expect Celta to play like normal. Anything can happen, but we always think positively and we'll give ev...

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Cavaliers find their feet and beat Celtics in Game 4

No sooner had last week's wild draft lottery dropped off the radar of the league's devoted UFO spotters ("Lemme guess: Boston goes first, then Lakers at No. "I didn't have it", James said afterwar...

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Twitter Explodes Over Marcus Smart's Epic Game 3 Performance

Twitter Explodes Over Marcus Smart's Epic Game 3 Performance

The off-court minutes could be misleading in some cases, as the Cavs may get outscored when James sits at the end of blowouts and the result is no longer in question. Instead, now the Celtics have...

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Arsenal have only themselves to blame for missing out on Champions League

Arsenal have only themselves to blame for missing out on Champions League

The Frenchman insisted he will continue to work in football next season, but also revealed that he doesn't know if that will be as Arsenal manager. He added: "We will be really strong and we will ...

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Man Utd beat Ajax to win Europa League

And even the blue side of the city, usually fierce Reds rivals, seemed to take heart from the win. "Obviously both sides were affected, but once you play the final I think from that moment you forge...

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William McGirt shares the lead after 18 holes at The Players Championship

William McGirt shares the lead after 18 holes at The Players Championship

It was nice that it spun back into the hole. "My ball obviously landed probably 3yards on, but if you're three yards off, instead of 1, you're probably making a 5". "Yeah, the back's been a little bit...

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Arsene Wenger not thinking of FA Cup final as his Arsenal swansong

Arsene Wenger not thinking of FA Cup final as his Arsenal swansong

Spurs came into the game on the back of a lenghty winning run. Extra armed police will be deployed for the final, as well as the League Two play-off final on Sunday, and the Championship play-off fi...

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Ducks top goal-scorer Rickard Rakell misses Gm 5 with injury

Louis last month. Aberg, especially, was extremely effective in his game-winning goal with nine minutes to play in the game. The Ducks' goal was scored by Chris Wagner . Nashville Predators cent...

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Bookmaker pays out on John Terry substitution bets

Bookmaker pays out on John Terry substitution bets

Welbeck missed the 2015 FA Cup Final after suffering the first of two serious knee injuries that have dramatically curtailed his opportunities at Arsenal since arriving from Manchester United ....

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Wenger 'won't be Arsenal manager for 26 years' after Ferguson backing

And although his side kept up their side of the bargain, beating Everton 3-1, the others didn't, with City running out 5-0 winners at Vicarage Road, and Jurgen Klopp's Reds easing past Boro 3-0 ...

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Celtics-Cavs Odds: Boston Enters Game 4 As Huge Underdogs Again

Celtics-Cavs Odds: Boston Enters Game 4 As Huge Underdogs Again

In this instance, it was Kyrie Irving again, seizing a necessary moment the way he did in Game 5 of the Finals last June (41 points) and particularly in Game 7, hitting a cold-blooded, sidestepping ...

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Sturridge stars in Liverpool win in Sydney

Sturridge stars in Liverpool win in Sydney

Sturridge then set up Liverpool's third goal in the 38th minute as his cross bounced - somewhat fortuitously - off Firmino's thigh and into the net. Klopp joked the quartet "behaved really well" on...

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Paul Pogba: 'We played for the people who died'

Paul Pogba: 'We played for the people who died'

Jose Mourinho has successfully guided Manchester United back into the Champions League , but the Portuguese manager couldn't help but take a parting shot at his Premier League rivals. Manage...

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Boston Celtics Game 4 Recap: Mr. Buckets

Boston Celtics Game 4 Recap: Mr. Buckets

Well, through the first half of Tuesday night's game at Quicken Loan Arena, the Celtics actually looked like the No. 1 seed while the Cavaliers looked lost. James was hit with his fourth foul with...

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Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

Ariana Grande cancels concerts after Manchester attack

But a former Libyan security official alleged that Ramadan Abedi was himself member of a former al-Qaida-backed group in Libya . "We don't believe in killing innocents", he told the Associated P...

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Boston Celtics: Gordon Hayward and Brad Stevens reconnection?

That stretch might have been the most important of Game 4; after James hit the bench and the Celtics advantage reached 16 points, Irving danced with the basketball, spun in shots, and refused to let...

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Increased armed police presence for FA Cup final

Increased armed police presence for FA Cup final

Commander Jane Connors said: 'Here in London we are determined to do all we can to protect the Capital. Fans at football's FA Cup final , Scottish Cup final and two English Football League play-off...

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Cavs finish off Celtics

Cavs finish off Celtics

All is not lost - far from it. Thomas flew out to Tacoma twice during the Celtics' first round series against Chicago, the second time to speak at his sister's funeral. "We wanted to share it with h...

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Ireland drawn with Scotland and hosts Japan at 2019 finals

Ireland drawn with Scotland and hosts Japan at 2019 finals

The 2019 Rugby World Cup pool draw will take place in Kyoto on Wednesday, with the bigwigs of the game finding out if they will end up in the group of death or be let off with a relatively comfortab...

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Cavaliers can close out Celtics in Game 5

Cavaliers can close out Celtics in Game 5

The C's don't have to hold James to 11 points, which was the case in Game 3, but they are going to need the Cavs' Big Three to miss a few more shots down the stretch Thursday night. "You're going to...

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No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Lue

No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Lue

The All-Star point guard scored 21 points in the third quarter and put up 33 points in a 19-minute stretch, mostly with James on the bench. The Cavs can reach their third straight NBA Finals ...

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Pakistan farewell Misbah, Younis with dramatic win

Misbah, Younis retire on a high as the team beats West Indies in the 3rd Test to their first-ever series victory. Younis, playing in his 116th test match, smashed five boundaries and a six in his ...

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Senators draw first blood in conference final

Senators draw first blood in conference final

Yes, the Senators wore smiles Sunday, less than 24 hours after they knocked off the Penguins 2-1 in overtime in Game 1 of the East final at the PPG Paints Arena Saturday night. Now Ottawa finds ...

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Sturridge and Coutinho happy to stay

Liverpool had spent only two weeks outside the top four since September and Klopp claimed fourth place reflects the progress made during his first full season. "We were playing in a hostile env...

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