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Cleveland Cavaliers want to keep defensive pressure on Celtics in Game 5

Cleveland Cavaliers want to keep defensive pressure on Celtics in Game 5

Hope that clears things up."The importance of a game 4 after what happened in Game 3", Irving said, "I said to myself they can't tie up this series". LeBron James is focused on future and not the ...

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An emotional victory for Manchester United

An emotional victory for Manchester United

Beaten coach Peter Bosz said United "only played long balls and didn't take any risks", turning Ajax's first European final in 21 years into what he called "a boring game". United's players flew...

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LeBron James Returns to Dominant Form in Game 4

Irving said. "I can not give any energy to anything that people say would be best for the team or even sometimes what I think would be best". Like, we didn't know what they were going to run. Visitors...

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Irfan Pathan backs India to defend Champions Trophy title

During that journey, some small steps, among other things, brought us to today's position. Having missed the hectic IPL season due to a sports hernia injury he suffered in the Test series against En...

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Celtics Lose to Cavaliers 135-102 and Are Eliminated From Playoffs

The Cleveland Cavaliers are going back to the NBA Finals , winning the Eastern Conference after beating the Boston Celtics , 135-102. "We're just focused on Boston ". He's a defensive liability, ...

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Cavs coach defends LeBron James after 'weird' loss

With Cleveland in jeopardy of dropping its second game in a row after James followed an 11-point Game 3 performance by picking up four first-half fouls, Irving put on a one-man show. Security ushere...

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Lue says Celtics sans Thomas more hard to defend than Warriors

But what if he is? They had to dig deeper than they did the entire playoffs. What this seasons playoff lacks in drama it is quickly making up for with suspicion. He passed up shots and made mental...

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Ryan nets overtime victor as Sens stun Pens in opener

Ryan nets overtime victor as Sens stun Pens in opener

Ottawa would be wise to not give them many chances in Game 2. A very different challenge awaits in the Eastern Conference final in what amounts to the hockey equivalent of switching from boxing to ...

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Wenger insists FA Cup final will not be his last game

Wenger insists FA Cup final will not be his last game

His ban means he will also miss the first two matches of next season. Welbeck has played at Wembley several times with England, Arsenal and former club Manchester United . "He is under contra...

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Goalie Matt Murray to start for Penguins in Game 4 vs. Senators

Starting a goalie that hadnt been on the ice for an opening faceoff in almost six weeks. You'll forgive Penguins fans for questioning their head coach here. Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury was shelled an...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr not yet ready to return to bench

I kind of honestly feel that we're on a mission. Durant, who attracted controversy after his blockbuster move from the Oklahoma City Thunder past year to the Warriors, was delighted to be back in th...

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Paul Pogba's celebration of Europa League win was better than his performance

Paul Pogba's celebration of Europa League win was better than his performance

It's going to take a lot of work but it's a great city and we have to come together. Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany had posted a message on Twitter earlier saying they "stand shoulder...

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan makes history with Europa League final goal

The first United player to score in four European away games in one season was David Herd, during the 1964/65 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup run. Mkhitaryan, who has netted 11 times in all competitions du...

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How to watch Celtics vs. Cavs Game 4

How to watch Celtics vs. Cavs Game 4

LeBron James was so bad in Game 3 that, determined to exact revenge, he's going to come out like a force of nature and obliterate the Celtics in Game 4. Love continued to knock down shots from the ...

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IPL 2017 Qualifier 2

IPL 2017 Qualifier 2

Skipper Rohit Sharma (26, 24b, 1×4, 1×6) played a handy knock. Narine, kept quiet by Bumrah , Mitchell Johnson (2/28) and Lasith Malinga (1/24), cut loose with an uppish shot over deep midwic...

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Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio Spurs to reach NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors beat San Antonio Spurs to reach NBA Finals

Warriors' reigning NBA MVP Steph Curry hammered the Spurs with 36 points, hitting 14 of his 24 field goals including five three-pointers. "It's great to be one of the last two teams standing,...

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'We'd exchange cup for victims' lives' - Manchester United's Mourinho

'We'd exchange cup for victims' lives' - Manchester United's Mourinho

Pogba pointed to the sky as he was mobbed by teammates after his 18th-minute opening goal. Before the kick-off, a minute's silence was observed at the Friends Arena in memory of the victims of th...

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Zambia, Uruguay advance at Under-20 World Cup

Zambia, Uruguay advance at Under-20 World Cup

The skills and poise displayed by the two youngsters on offense have been nothing short of remarkable. In 2014, when Lee was 16, he was banned from playing any official matches until he turned 18 due ...

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Ben Stokes to have further assessment on knee injury

Ben Stokes to have further assessment on knee injury

The all-rounder returned as England stepped up their ICC Champions Trophy preparations by wrapping up a 72-run victory over the world's top ODI team at Headingley, but his fitness concerns threate...

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Arsenal hurt by 'horrendous' atmosphere, says Wenger

Arsenal finished in fifth place with 75 points, four more than they managed past year as runner-up. "For me it's the best competition, you want to be there and Liverpool needs to be there consi...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan as No. 1 all-time postseason scorer

The storied career of LeBron James continues. Laimbeer pointed to James' overall skill set in the comparison: "LeBron can do anything". James is the Cavaliers' franchise single-season leader i...

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Kyle Busch wins All-Star Race on wild restart, takes home $1million

Bell said he was "bummed" that he finished third in what he called a "second-place auto". "But everybody in the second, third, and fourth row is going to jump and do what they can to roll-up on the si...

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Cavaliers restore order behind Irving's 42-point outburst

The team need to win the next three games if they are to reach the NBA Finals. It was the first time in his 14-year career he had that many fouls in the first half. They did. And they built a 16-p...

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FA Cup no fitting farewell for Wenger

But he says he is fully focused on winning the cup and will only discuss his future with the club after the season is over. "We are happy to sign a good player", Benitez said of Atsu on Newcastle's ...

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Hamilton fastest in Monaco GP 1st practice

Hamilton fastest in Monaco GP 1st practice

Hamilton's pace in the sun will be a relief for the Mercedes driver given he has only ever won in the wet at Monaco . He said: "I struggled to find my feet, because you have to brake so much la...

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Cavaliers vs. Celtics 2017

The Boston Celtics failed to shock the world in a second straight game, which would have evened up the series against the Cleveland Cavaliers . You see, LeBron struggled in the first half. With...

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Celtics' Jaylen Brown (hip) questionable for Game 5

Celtics' Jaylen Brown (hip) questionable for Game 5

Down by 12 in the early part of the third quarter after a Celtics basket, the Cavaliers slowed chipped away at the deficit with Irving and small forward LeBron James at the forefront of the come...

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Zlín celebrates Manchester United win and Europa League qualification

Zlín celebrates Manchester United win and Europa League qualification

Ander Herrera, voted the man of the match , said the club had been suffering on Tuesday, but echoed Pogba's sentiments. "We're all proud of them, it was a great achievement". "That is how I look at t...

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Rangers fall to Red Sox 11

The Red Sox won't face another left-handed starter until their next road trip begins on Monday, so apparently they couldn't wait that long to get Travis in the lineup. "You get run after run, hit afte...

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NHL Playoffs 2017: Ducks injuries cause for concern

A shot from the point courtesy of P.K. Subban got knocked down before it could find the back of the net, but Wilson was camped out in front of the net to capitalize. Anaheim also played its ninth con...

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NFL moves 2021 Super Bowl to Tampa Bay from LA

NFL moves 2021 Super Bowl to Tampa Bay from LA

However, "using the football as a prop", "celebrating on the ground" and "group demonstrations" will be allowed. "And players have told us they want more freedom to be able to express themselves and...

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Captain Kohli wants relaxed India in Champions Trophy

So I think in a tournament like this, it all boils down to how you execute on the day", said the 28-year-old. Elworthy, speaking at the pre-tournament briefing at Lord's, hopes the extensive use of ...

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Ferguson criticises Arsenal fans over Wenger treatment

Ferguson criticises Arsenal fans over Wenger treatment

Most of the Chelsea players, as though warming up for the FA Cup final next Saturday, had a pop at the beleaguered Sunderland goal during the game. However, Ferguson - who rivalled Wenger in the ...

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Celtics-Cavaliers preview: Game 5 is about respect for Boston

Celtics-Cavaliers preview: Game 5 is about respect for Boston

Cleveland limited the Celtics to 41 percent from the field and 29 percent from beyond the arc. The C's will have to be locked in and focused after the Cavaliers put up 117 and 130 points in Games ...

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Manchester United back in Champions League

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho conceded he felt he was the worst manager in the world during a gruelling campaign, which was capped off by Europa League victory and Champions League qualifi...

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