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Boston Celtics Shock Cavaliers in Game Three in Cleveland

Boston Celtics Shock Cavaliers in Game Three in Cleveland

Just like that, the Cavs were up seven heading into the fourth period, where a rested James scored 15 of his 24 second-half points as Cleveland put the game away. "The stuff they're running, it's...

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Raonic through to 2nd round at French Open

Raonic through to 2nd round at French Open

Granollers, who has thrice reached the second week in Paris , is not the easiest of first-rounders, and Djokovic handled everything that was thrown his way without ever really losing the plot. In t...

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Warriors do not need to be ideal to beat Cavs say pundits

Warriors do not need to be ideal to beat Cavs say pundits

Here are six things to keep in mind as the NBA Finals draw near. "You think so?" Durant asked the reporter. Yes, some may argue that having extra days off is good because it allows teams mor...

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Capsule preview of the Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals matchup

His players credit Lue's soothing, steady influence - on and off the floor - as almost as vital to their success as a clutch Kyrie Irving 3-pointer. "But all you can do is play your defense, stick t...

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Danny Lee still in contention at Texas PGA

Danny Lee still in contention at Texas PGA

Mengden, 24, missed much of the first two months this season after surgery on his right foot. Reigning Masters champion Sergio Garcia was tied for eighth, with defending champ Jordan Spieth an...

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Costa open to Atletico move

Costa open to Atletico move

If not, I will stay here. "There were other people there, my agent knows I have contact with other people". The Spain global was a talismanic presence for the Blues throughout the 2016-17 campaign...

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Cavaliers-Warriors set for ultimate Finals rubber match

They're familiar with this team; the sets; the offense; the players. The Warriors have dealt with adversity - particularly Durant's knee injury and coach Steve Kerr 's absence caused by his ong...

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Bruno Alves arrives in Glasgow to complete Rangers move

Bruno Alves arrives in Glasgow to complete Rangers move

According to reports from the Daily Mail , Rangers will be paying Cagliari a nominal fee to release him from the final 12 months of his contract and the 35-year-old is now on his way to the Ibrox...

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Virat Kohli only Indian in top 10 of ICC ODI rankings

Proteas run machine achieved the feat during the third and final ODI between South Africa and England at Lord's during a modest chase of 154 in an inconsequential third ODI. The 34-year old was in a s...

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New Zealand's Ross Taylor tired of runners-up tag

After Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja dominated proceedings against New Zealand in the first warm-up game, Bhuvi and Umesh were back with a bang as they picked six wickets between themselv...

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Steve Kerr not healthy enough to coach Golden State Warriors on Thursday

Steve Kerr not healthy enough to coach Golden State Warriors on Thursday

Yes, Golden State is going to win this series. "I'm not well enough to coach games, and I know that (because) I coached all 82 games and I did OK. I was uncomfortable and in a lot of pain but I did ...

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Denver Post fires sportswriter over Indy 500 tweet

Shortly after the race, Frei, tweeted he felt "uncomfortable" that a Japanese driver won the Indianapolis 500 on Memorial Day weekend. Frei later deleted his tweet, and fired off another post that...

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Higher power: LeBron soaring into 7th straight NBA Finals

Remember when rest was all the rage? And just as James struggled in building chemistry in Miami with "Big Three" teammates Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh , Durant and his new Golden State teammates...

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Arsene Wenger's future 'to be decided today at Arsenal board meeting'

The 53-year-old ex-England global also warned fans of the north London club who are upset at a fifth-placed finish in the Premier League that things could get even worse. The Frenchman's previous deal...

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Arsene Wenger Is Staying At Arsenal For Two More Years

Gunners boss has agreed another lucrative new contract and the club are expected to make the announcement tomorrow . "We go home with a bad taste because of what has happened but for sure we would rat...

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Arsenal legend Tony Adams: Arsene Wenger blocked my return

Wenger is due to discuss his future with the club's board on Tuesday before making a decision whether to extend his current contract amid significant levels of opposition to his management from the fa...

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How the Boston Celtics can survive Game 5

Led by its Big Three of James, Irving and Love, Cleveland quickly built a 21-point lead in the first quarter, while getting lots of contributions from their teammates. "That stings when you can't pu...

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Sailing - French crew score their first America's Cup win

Sailing - French crew score their first America's Cup win

Oracle Team USA is frustrated by their performances despite sitting atop the America's Cup round robin after completing their first round robin section. Land Rover BAR have two points from their W...

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Wolff: Mercedes is the underdog in title fight

Wolff: Mercedes is the underdog in title fight

But the triple world champion admitted he can ill afford another off-colour weekend if he is to halt Vettel's charge. "We have a fast auto, but she doesn't like the tyres, and that is something we...

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Ainslie loses to France in setback to America's Cup hopes

On the water, they have caught their competitors off-guard with a pioneering switch to pedals to power their catamaran's hydraulics, while on land they were notably absent when other top teams endorse...

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Why the Warriors will win the NBA Finals

This should be a championship round for the ages. Not only will Mr. Thompson have to slow down Kyrie Irving , but he'll need to shut down Kyle Korver , J.R. But the Warriors are 90-10 SU over their p...

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Penguins wary, Predators confident as Game 2 looms

This one wasn't pretty. Pittsburgh failed to register a shot in the second period , the first time since official tracking for shots on goal began in 1957 that a team went without a shot in a...

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Wright concerned over potential Wenger exit

He feels it contributed to a slump that saw Arsenal crash out of the Champions League in a 10-2 aggregate defeat by Bayern Munich and subsequently fail to qualify for next season's competition f...

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Neither Penguins nor Predators happy heading into Game 2

Neither Penguins nor Predators happy heading into Game 2

The Pittsburgh Penguins defeated the Predators 5-3 in Game 1 to take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. A Nashville Predators fan accused of throwing a dead catfish onto the ice during Gam...

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Warriors coach Steve Kerr 'surprised' Cavs are considered underdogs

Warriors coach Steve Kerr 'surprised' Cavs are considered underdogs

It's still up in the air. "They're the champions", Kerr said Monday . "It's coming, it's coming". "Once we get to Game 1 it might be a good time to make a decision one way or another", Kerr s...

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The British and Irish Lions have landed in New Zealand

History also appears weighted against the tourists, who have won only one of 11 previous Test series contested in New Zealand , when the John Dawes-led Lions battled to a 2-1 victory in 1971. "They...

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Returning Jenson Button will start last at Monaco GP

Returning Jenson Button will start last at Monaco GP

What makes this year's lack of points even more desperate is the fact that all at McLaren-Honda believed 2017 would be a good year, one with regular points and perhaps even podiums. Asked before the r...

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Arsene Wenger, Arsenal Reportedly Agreed to Terms for New Contract

Asked if delivering the FA Cup would be a ideal way to say goodbye having been at the club for almost 21 years, Wenger replied: "There is no flawless way". Wenger will feel like he's won the battle ...

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Kerr not well yet, hasn't ruled himself out of Game 1

Wow! Withers must be a Fil-Am from the Bay Area. OK, Sam, if the Warriors are going to win this thing and they're so great, why won't they win in four or five. "I don't like the attention", he said....

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LeBron James says Cavs being underdogs to Warriors 'doesn't matter'

He's one of the most unsafe guys we have in the world already. The heavy underdogs and undermanned Cleveland Cavaliers tried their best to pull off a miracle ending but came up just short. Every nig...

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Sympathy for Tiger Woods? Prescription drugs blamed for DUI

Police say golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida.The Palm Be. " I understand the severity of what I did and I take full responsibility for my actions ", Woods sai...

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Wenger 'agrees two-year extension' at Arsenal

The Wenger debate has divided the club's supporters this season, creating what Wenger describes as a "hostile" environment which has affected his players. When Alexis Sanchez put the ball in the n...

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Arsene Wenger: Arsenal 'further behind' than Wenger thinks, says Gary Lineker

Arsene Wenger is expected to announce a two-year contract extension later today. The FA Cup winners are refusing to confirm widespread reports that Wenger, 67, has agreed terms on a new two-year ...

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Brook will face Spence Jr. in front of his hometown fans

But there is only so much damage one person can take and it was telling that Brook admitted his decision to drop down on one knee on Saturday was based in part on memories of the punishment he took ag...

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Pittsburgh holds off Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

Nashville did a lot of things right in the game - including holding the Penguins without a single shot on goal in the second period - but ultimately they couldn't overcome an bad lapse in poise ...

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