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Ducks F Rakell out for Game 5

And now they will be without Ryan Johansen for the rest of the Stanley Cup playoffs due to injury. "Obviously they have a major injury themselves, but we've got a couple of guys that are very key ...

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Cavs vs. Warriors Odds: NBA Finals 2017 Betting Preview

The Golden State Warriors are so flush with talent they can unseat the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals even if they are not firing on all cylinders, TV pundits said on...

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Sato Becomes First Japanese to Win Indy 500

Sato Becomes First Japanese to Win Indy 500

Terry Frei is no longer an employee of The Denver Post . The Denver Post repeatedly apologized for Frei's tweet, then made a personnel decision. With just seven laps to go in the race, Castron...

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Penguins seek weird 'bounce back' from Game 1 win

Penguins seek weird 'bounce back' from Game 1 win

Three minutes after Guentzel's goal, Phil Kessel sent a shot that grazed off of Wilson's stick and then off a Predators' skate and into the net. The wind the disallowed goal took out of the Preds' s...

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Villareal sign striker Unal from Man City

Villareal sign striker Unal from Man City

The Turkey global has enjoyed spells at Genk, NAC Breda and FC Twente and managed 30 goals across his time at the three clubs. He has spent time out on loan at Genk, NAC Breda and FC Twente, with ...

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LeBron James entering the NBA Finals as the underdog … again

When Kevin Durant joined the talent-rich Golden State Warriors the pressure was on for him to land an elusive title in his first season with his new team but on the eve of the NBA Finals he said...

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Kickoff Times Set for Five Nebraska Games

Kickoff Times Set for Five Nebraska Games

That game counts as a Pac-12 broadcast selection since it's on Oregon's home turf. The other big change is the Iowa vs. Nebraska game on Black Friday will move off ABC to FS1. on FS1 and its Octob...

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Bonino returns for Penguins in 1-1 Game 2

Nashville Predators' Pontus Aberg (46) celebrates his goal against the Pittsburgh Penguins with P.K. Subban (76) during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final , Wednesday, ...

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O's Jones stars in return with homer, 5 RBIs

O's Jones stars in return with homer, 5 RBIs

Severino (4-2) gave up one run and seven hits over 6 1/3 innings. "I just thought he was in a lot of bad counts tonight", manager Joe Girardi said. "A lot of the times maybe when the pitchers are ...

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Ranking LeBron James Top 5 NBA Finals opponents

Like the Heat, the Cavaliers lost in the Finals in their first year of the Big 3 and won the title in Year 2. The Golden State Warriors face the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals ...

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No. 1 seed Angelique Kerber falls at French Open

Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email . "I surprised myself. It felt weird". "I'm not sure. My father did not like it that I throw my racket, I ...

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Motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden dies from injuries sustained in bicycle crash

Hayden won the 2006 MotoGP World Title, but his accomplishments in the two-wheeled sport include numerous trophies in the AMA Pro Flat Track championship , along with the AMA Superbike Series. In 2...

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Volkan Oezdemir gets his wish: UFC 214 fight with Jimi Manuwa

Volkan Oezdemir gets his wish: UFC 214 fight with Jimi Manuwa

He stunned the mixed martial arts (MMA) world with his 28-second knockout win over Misha Cirkunov . A light heavyweight championship fight between Daniel Cormier (19-1) and Jon Jones (22-1) is sc...

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Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final

Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final

All the guys from "Smashville" have to show for it is their first deficit of the playoffs on a night a fan threw a catfish onto the ice to try and give the Predators a taste of home . Pontus Aberg ga...

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Penguins explode in third, take 2-0 series lead on Predators

Penguins explode in third, take 2-0 series lead on Predators

Nashville became the first team since the National Hockey League began tracking the stat in 1957 to hold a team without a shot for an entire period during the Stanley Cup finals . So will this: Rinne...

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Spalletti steps down as AS Roma coach

Spalletti steps down as AS Roma coach

To put his legendary status into perspective, Francesco Totti was the only active player still going who featured on Fifa '96 after goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni retired from football back in December, 20...

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Huddersfield Town earn Premier League promotion after penalty win at Wembley

Huddersfield's promotion is worth at least £170 million ($218 million, 195 million euros) across the next three seasons and that figure could rise to in excess of £290 million if the club avoid releg...

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LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home

LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home

Who are the favorites going into the 2017 NBA Finals? An unprecedented third straight NBA Finals clash between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors may highlight the league's l...

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Gardner, Holliday HRs carry Yankees over Orioles 8-3

Gardner, Holliday HRs carry Yankees over Orioles 8-3

In 19 career starts against the Yankees , Tillman is 8-6 with a 4.63 ERA. That fact changed twice by 7:15ET. Judge's homer, which cut New York's deficit to one run, traveled 431 feet at a speed o...

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Arsenal hands Wenger new contract after review of struggles

Wenger is desperate to use Arsenal's strong end to the 2016-17 campaign, which saw them rally to lift the FA Cup - giving him a record seventh win in the competition - to make a fast start next y...

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Cavs, Warriors set for ultimate finals battle

Cavs, Warriors set for ultimate finals battle

LeBron James . Love, who will likely see Green as his primary defender, said he agreed with the assessment and credited him with giving the Warriors their edge. With his big performance in Game ...

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Rooney: I have lots of offers

Kompany said: "No words will ever comfort the families who have lost the loved ones but...we stand with you and will do everything we can to help". Pogba was satisfied with the victory, saying: "We ...

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Durant not feeling pressure of NBA Finals expectations

We see comets more often than two pro sports teams meeting in the finals in three consecutive seasons. "We don't know yet", said James. The number of teams I've been on was in like one year.Down b...

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French Open 2017: Nadal, Djoko ease past Round One

French Open 2017: Nadal, Djoko ease past Round One

Simona Halep is safely through to the second round of the French Open after beating Jana Cepelova of Slovakia in straight sets. Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic , the two favourites to win this ...

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Novak Djokovic wants to develop something special with coach Andre Agassi

Novak Djokovic wants to develop something special with coach Andre Agassi

Paire led the second set 4-3 while breaking Nadal's serve twice in a row and banking on a largely local crowd who voiced their support for the temperamental World No 45. Muguruza's middling form this ...

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Way to Impeachment: Real Reason For Hyping 'Russia's Secret Channel' Scandal

White House senior adviser and President Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , is under fire after a New York Times Magazine and Pro Publica report ... He managed communications responses to mul...

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Paul Pierce compares Kevin Durant joining Warriors to making friends with bullies

He lost, and then he joined. Doc Rivers doesn't like super teams. And shouldn't the same criticism apply to LeBron James , Dwyane Wade , and Chris Bosh for forming their "Big 3" in Miami? Many p...

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French Open: Petra Kvitova wins comeback match after being stabbed

Previous year in December, Kvitova suffered severe injuries to her playing hand after she was attacked by a knife-wielding intruder at her home in Czech Republic. The French Open will be the 29-ye...

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After three quarters: Cavaliers 109, Celtics 74

The Cleveland Cavaliers look for a victory here to advance to their third straight NBA Finals . They dropped the three Garden games by a combined 88 points. It felt like we grew as the year went ...

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Hansen expects ABs to face 'Warrenball' in Lions tests

Hansen expects ABs to face 'Warrenball' in Lions tests

That's what I've done. The All Blacks pride themselves on their 23 and using the whole squad, but the Lions will back themselves to have the same impact from their replacements. McGeechan thinks the...

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STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS: Aberg's goal puts Preds past Ducks

Moments before he made a Bobby Orr-like leap and scored the biggest goal of his career, the 23-year-old had lost a tooth after being driven face-first onto the ice. "I think we're very deep up front",...

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Bears claim fullback Michael Burton off waivers from Lions

Bears claim fullback Michael Burton off waivers from Lions

He played in all 16 games, making 7 starts in 2015, but previous year he didn't start once in 15 games. Over his five-year career, Asiata has totaled 1,259 rushing yards and 18 touchdowns. During hi...

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Petra Kvitova makes winning return at French Open after knife attack

Petra Kvitova makes winning return at French Open after knife attack

Petra Kvitova produced a superb performance on her return to action at the French Open , beating Julia Boserup 6-3 6-2 to storm into round two. "Winning matches, I think this is also important"....

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Was Buster Posey right to stand idle during Giants-Nationals brawl?

Ryan Zimmerman had a home run among three hits, and Daniel Murphy drove in a pair of runs with a double and a single, helping the Nationals open a nine-game western swing with their sixth victor...

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Racial slur sprayed on LeBron James' Los Angeles home, cops say

James bought the 9,440-square-foot house in 2015 for about $20.9 million, according to public records. James is believed to be in San Francisco for team training ahead of their first game of the Nat...

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