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NBA joins MLB, NFL and NHL with a championship trilogy

However, the C's were the only team that the Cavs didn't sweep in this year's National Basketball Association playoffs, so Bleacher Report apparently thought Boston might find some solace in that. S...

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Them Again? And Again? Warriors-Cavaliers Finals are an NBA first

And the National Basketball Association desperately needs that to happen. The two-time all-star will earn just $6.26 million in the final year of the four-year, $27 million deal he signed in 2014 wi...

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Kohli: England have no weaknesses

Playing for India , you don't need extra motivation". We do well in India, there is no hype around it. James Grindrod won Player of the Year at the awards for the Lord's Taverners Disability Cricket ...

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Arsene Wenger's future to be decided later this week

Wenger was also dismissive of the notion that his record-breaking FA Cup success, after previous wins in 1998, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2014 and 2015, might have an impact on the talks about his position. ...

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Raikkonen gets pole position after 9 years

Raikkonen gets pole position after 9 years

Raikkonen initially led from the front on Sunday, after claiming his first pole for nine years and 129 races the day before. "Obviously, it's great", said a mumbling and taciturn Raikkonen afterwa...

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Angelique Kerber crashes out at Roland Garros

Angelique Kerber crashes out at Roland Garros

It is the fifth successive year that McHale has gone out in the first round at Roland Garros . The French Open was not a day old by the time that Dan Evans had proved beyond doubt that his relati...

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Cavs-Warriors Part III joins past championship trilogies

That's what this rematch between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors will amount to when the NBA Finals commence Thursday in Oakland, Calif. "It's one more team that you probably w...

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Petra Kvitova to play at French Open

Kvitova sustained serious injuries to her left playing hand in December in an incident of burglary in her flat. "The chances of Petra's hand healing well enough for her to be able to play tennis aga...

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LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors

The Warriors have only gotten better this season, and game-planning - never mind actually playing against them - will be exhausting for the Cavs. However, James has been a more efficient postseason ...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan as NBA's all-time playoff scoring leader

After the Cavaliers won the title in 2016, the focus turned to a player who wasn't in the NBA Finals: Kevin Durant , who was entering free agency after his team, the Oklahoma City Thunder , had ...

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Paul Pogba Excites Manchester United Fans With Antoine Griezmann Comments

Announcing the decision to cancel their press conference, United said in a statement: "We are sure that, in the circumstances, you will all understand our position on this matter". Will goalkeeper ...

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Highlights of Monday's NBA game

Highlights of Monday's NBA game

Celtics superstar Isaiah Thomas wants to put the incident behind and focus on Monday's Game 7. But Bradley Beal got loose for whatever he wanted on the perimeter, and both teams played too nerv...

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Power wins Pit Stop Competition at the Speedway

Even IndyCar officials are braced for the change, having created a "What's Next" advertising campaign that puts several younger drivers in the spotlight. He managed one podium finish in 12 starts as a...

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UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira Results

UFC Fight Night 109: Gustafsson vs. Teixeira Results

Gustafsson entered the contest coming off of a unanimous decision win over Jan Blachowicz last September, as he had suffered back-to-back losses to the likes of Anthony "Rumble" Johnson and Daniel ...

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F1 2017: Sebastian Vettel Wins Monaco GP Ahead Of Kimi Raikkonen

F1 2017: Sebastian Vettel Wins Monaco GP Ahead Of Kimi Raikkonen

Alonso: "I am sure you don't want to hear my voice before you start but I just want to say good luck and I will be watching you here". Even by his standards, Kimi Raikkonen was stony-faced after S...

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With tension rising, Predators host Ducks in Game 3

Johansen drew assists on the first two goals in Game 1, a 3-2 overtime win for the Predators , and has 13 points in their 12 playoff games. A pair of Anaheim blunders allowed Nashville to take ...

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Phil Jones: 'Europa League final defining moment for Manchester United'

The last two months have been hard going, with a game every three or four days as a effect of United going deep in every competition it entered. "Let me go home, I am in a final now". Herrera insist...

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Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500

Honda's engine concerns were justified when smoke began to seep from the rear of Hunter-Reay's vehicle, sparking another caution on Lap 138. The margin of victory was 0.2011 seconds - and it was red...

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Wenger in the dark as Arsenal verdict looms

Wenger in the dark as Arsenal verdict looms

Wenger said before the game that this occasion was not about him becoming the first manager to win seven FA Cups , but he allowed himself to reflect on the achievement for a moment at least. "People ...

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Wayne Rooney rules out move to Newcastle United

Wayne Rooney rules out move to Newcastle United

After the Europa League win over Ajax this week Mourinho handed the summer transfer baton to Woodward as he left for his summer holidays. The Special One has struck a chord with the United fans,...

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Celtics' Jaylen Brown Questionable for Game 5

James has three National Basketball Association titles while Jordan has six. "It's never talked about (in the) National Football League, who's the greatest quarterback". In addition to Uncle Drew ha...

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Indy 500: Alexander Rossi becoming familiar name after 2016 Indy win

In his first Indy 500 attempt in 2011, JR Hildebrand was one turn away from becoming the first rookie victor of the Indianapolis 500 since Helio Castroneves won the race in 2001. The jump from For...

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Chelsea's Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat

Chelsea's Courtois blames referee and defensive lapse for Cup defeat

And their task became even harder when Victor Moses was correctly sent off by Taylor in the second half after receiving a second yellow card for diving. Ikpeba, a television pundit, who played under...

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Eden Hazard would sacrifice pay rise so Romelu Lukaku can return

Hazard hopes Chelsea will be ruthless and send a message that the Blues are the team to beat next season, with a new generation ready to rival Chelsea's serial winners of old. Hazard, 26, was heavil...

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Dixon has pole, Alonso has spotlight for wide-open Indy 500

Dixon has pole, Alonso has spotlight for wide-open Indy 500

Like almost everyone else in the Team Penske stable, Castroneves has been fighting to find speed ever since road-course setups used during the Grand Prix of Indianapolis were kicked aside and practi...

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Fabregas questions Chelsea axe: 'I was in great form'

Fabregas questions Chelsea axe: 'I was in great form'

Francis Coquelin is the latest Arsenal player to back Arsene Wenger to stay, with the long-serving boss due to hold talks over his future early next week. The goalkeeper, however, tried to adopt ...

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Kvitova's return to provide French Open with early emotions

Kvitova had not played in a tournament since she was stabbed during an attack at her home in the Czech Republic in December. She said last month that she was signing up for the French Open , which ...

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World No. 1 Angelique Kerber crashes out in first round

Kvitova had not played in a tournament since she was stabbed during an attack at her home in the Czech Republic in December. "But I didn't. I was just happy to be back, to see the crowd, to see my fu...

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Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco GP ahead of Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen

Sebastian Vettel wins Monaco GP ahead of Ferrari teammate Kimi Raikkonen

Daniel Ricciardo claimed third place in the principality after jumping both Valtteri Bottas and the frustrated Max Verstappen. Lewis Hamilton is starting the F1 Monaco Grand Prix from 13th ...

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Agassi confirmed as Djokovic coach

Djokovic , who turns 30 on Monday, looked back to his dazzling best when he demolished Dominic Thiem in the semifinal on Saturday (NZT Sunday) for the loss of one game. "I m very excited to see what...

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No. 1 Kerber loses in 1st round of French Open

No. 1 Kerber loses in 1st round of French Open

An announcement was made today by the Czech Republic player's team stating the 27-year-old's progress has been good enough for her to feature at Roland Garros in Paris. So I'm happy that I'm here....

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Kevin Love on Cavaliers: "I don't feel like we're underdogs"

The Cavaliers , who rallied from a 3-1 series deficit to beat the Warriors in last year's NBA Finals , set an NBA record in winning their 13th straight playoff series potential closeout game . He...

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Rafael Nadal targets 10th title

In the final , Nadal could meet either world No 1 Andy Murray or Stan Wawrinka , and both have not had a very convincing build-ups to the French Open . Murray has endured a wretched season by his...

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Petra Kvitova to make return at French Open after knife attack

She underwent over three hours of surgery to fix tendons and nerves in her fingers and was told not to put weight on her left hand for three months. Kvitova had initially targeted Wimbledon , her...

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Mertesacker: Criticism makes me better

Arsenal salvaged some silverware from a traumatic season as they denied Chelsea the double with a 2-1 victory in an enthralling FA Cup final thanks to Aaron Ramsey's late victor on Saturday. ...

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