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Longtime Predators forward Wilson draws into the lineup for Game 5

The Penguins lead the series 2-1. The defending champions provided an emphatic and repeated reminder of what makes them such a hard out in a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of ...

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Cleveland on the brink of NBA Finals loss

Cleveland on the brink of NBA Finals loss

We've seen a few All-Stars play together, even a couple Hall of Famers. In most seasons, these Cavaliers would be more than good enough to win a championship. On that point, James is in the mino...

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Bayern Munich entice Arsenal's Alexis with 25M euro salary

Bayern Munich entice Arsenal's Alexis with 25M euro salary

The 28-year-old, who has scored 72 times in 145 appearances for Arsenal following a 2014 move from Barcelona, will soon enter the final 12 months of his contract at the Emirates Stadium. "For now, I...

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Stanley Cup Final: Nashville Predators, Pittsburgh Penguins Game 5 preview, updates

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray (30) stops a shot against Nashville Predators left wing Pontus Aberg (46), of Sweden, during the period in Game 4 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Fina...

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Thiem poised for French Open Nadal test

Thiem poised for French Open Nadal test

He was definitely the better player on the court today. "Today was a flawless match for me, I thought I played very well from the beginning", Wawrinka told a news conference. Defending champion ...

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Gatland insists Payne injury not major after Lions loss

For much of the game they showed they had taken the step up as their forwards were more in control of their possession and willing to build pressure, while their defence kept the Blues pinned in the...

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Team New Zealand goes belly up

Team New Zealand goes belly up

The British crew had suffered equipment failure on Monday when part of their wing controls broke, meaning they had to forfeit two races to their New Zealand opponents. "We struggled coming into this...

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Penguins regroup, Preds look for road magic

It ended with haymaker after haymaker - both literal and proverbial - from the ever resilient Pittsburgh Penguins . The Pittsburgh Penguins jumped out to an early lead with three first-period goa...

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John McEnroe blasts Novak Djokovic, says he 'gave up' in French Open

John McEnroe blasts Novak Djokovic, says he 'gave up' in French Open

After squandering two set points in the opener on a blustery Court Suzanne Lenglen, Djokovic's renowned fighting spirit ebbed away quickly and he surrendered the third set in 20 minutes. You think h...

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Djokovic upset at French Open

Djokovic upset at French Open

He will be 39, ' Thiem joked, adding that younger players like Nick Kyrgios , Alexander Zverev will be even more at the top, 'but Murray, Djokovic and Nadal will be 33-34, they will be there.' Thie...

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Cristiano Ronaldo is a phenomenal player, says Lionel Messi

Cristiano Ronaldo is a phenomenal player, says Lionel Messi

There are no disagreements between us. What we want is to do our best every year, do the best, and what is spoken from outside I do not give importance to. The Barcelona superstar also confirms what...

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Death toll reaches 146 in world's deadliest motorcycle race

Death toll reaches 146 in world's deadliest motorcycle race

The fatal crash happened in the opening Superbike race, in which Lambert started 61st out of 69 riders on a Kawasaki bike. British rider Davey Lambert , 48, passed away after sustaining injuries ...

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Nadal, Djokovic held up in Paris by weather

Nadal, Djokovic held up in Paris by weather

Thiem was caught off guard by Djokovic, while the Serbian played extremely well, one of the best matches of his entire year. The other men's quarterfinals later Wednesday are Andy Murray vs. In t...

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Brandon Crawford has to dodge streaker during game against Brewers

Brandon Crawford has to dodge streaker during game against Brewers

The damage could have been worse in the ninth for the Giants . "Those tack-on runs hurt us there", Giants manager Bruce Bochy said. Another run scored on a Denard Span double, and a third scored ...

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Australian police conducting 'counter-terrorism' raids

Australian police conducting 'counter-terrorism' raids

Security across Melbourne will also be increased over the Queen's Birthday long weekend, after gunman Yacqub Khayre killed a man and injured police, while Manodh Marks threatened to blow up a Malaysia...

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Statistically Speaking: Preds get back to even

Statistically Speaking: Preds get back to even

Pittsburgh Penguins fans Arianna Burns, left, Kaeli Stolar right, and Alex Hersh, rear, cheer for the team outside PPG Paints Arena before Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final between the Pen...

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Kane eager to transfer red-hot club form to England

Kane eager to transfer red-hot club form to England

On the back of a stellar season with Tottenham, Kane will nearly certainly start up front for Gareth Southgate's side tomorrow and feels this match provides him with the ideal opportunity to bolster h...

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Emotional Muguruza criticises Roland Garros crowd

Emotional Muguruza criticises Roland Garros crowd

Del Potro, the 2009 U.S. Open champion, was playing at his first French Open since 2012 because of a series of operations on his left wrist. The 24-year-old tweaked her back on the eve of the tour...

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Austin Dillon: Austin Dillon win Coke 600 on fumes

He recalls his days as a teenager, breaking into the track with buddies and hotwiring golf carts until they were chased off by approaching headlights. "I'm lucky to be able to work in the same shop wi...

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Murray backed by legends to reach French Open final

The world No 1 has played himself into form in Paris this fortnight and will meet Stan Wawrinka tomorrow after a 2-6 6-1 7-6 (7/0) 6-1 victory over Kei Nishikori . Murray is 10-9 in his career in...

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Champions Trophy: Australia v Bangladesh

Chasing 183, Australia were 83-1 when rain arrived after 16 overs, four overs short of the minimum needed for a game. Their frustration at the Oval was perhaps amplified given they appeared just...

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Saints RB Adrian Peterson wants to play five more years

Saints RB Adrian Peterson wants to play five more years

Fairley did not participate in OTA's and may not participate in mini camp depending on his condition, but Payton said Fairley is doing fine in the meantime. It's hard to envision him being able to sta...

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ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Results: Australia, Bangladesh Ends in No-Contest

With heavy rain forecasted, Australia were expected to race out of the blocks but David Warner and Aaron Finch showed restraint to reach 40 unbeaten after seven overs. Australia captain Steve ...

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Heated Exchange with Cavs Fan

Heated Exchange with Cavs Fan

If they would watch the game and enjoy it instead of worshipping it. Draymond Green didn't appreciate how his family was treated at the end of Game 3 of the NBA Finals at Quicken Loans Arena Wedne...

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Cleveland Cavaliers Look to Salvage Boring, Predictable NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers Look to Salvage Boring, Predictable NBA Finals

To which James said Wednesday before Game 3: Pshhhhh. "They are playing at a much higher level than they were playing a year ago". After all, the Cavs were in the same spot a year ago, and even went d...

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Dominic Thiem preparing for 'toughest match' against Rafael Nadal

Dominic Thiem preparing for 'toughest match' against Rafael Nadal

Djokovic said he just wasn't up to it. Paris - Having stunned defending champion Novak Djokovic to make the French Open semi-finals, Dominic Thiem described his next challenge of faci...

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Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Kyrie Irving 'ended us'

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens: Kyrie Irving 'ended us'

LeBron James has had problems with Boston's defense during the current series . The first one came on the opening possession of the second half, and it was awfully reminiscent of the Game 7 dagger...

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Young, Gonzalez reach French Open doubles final

Bacsinszky will be playing in her second Roland Garros semifinal in the last three years at an event she called "magic" for her. Jelena Ostapenko said she could not have asked for a better birthda...

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Kerber in historic loss, tearful Kvitova returns

Kerber in historic loss, tearful Kvitova returns

She's the first women in the modern era to lose in the first round as the top seed at the French Open . Kvitova made her comeback at Roland Garros on Sunday, beating Julia Boserup in straight set...

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Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea

Pierce backs fearless Latvian to outlast Timea

Ostapenko, who was the Wimbledon junior champion in 2014, lost in the opening round at all four Slams previous year but is now one of the last four women standing at Roland Garros , where she is maki...

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EB, Bagan officials to meet AIFF chief over ISL logjam

EB, Bagan officials to meet AIFF chief over ISL logjam

All contentious issues regarding the potential merger and future path were discussed, but nothing concrete came out of the meeting regarding the future of the two leagues and allotment of an AFC Cup p...

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Andy Murray following United Kingdom election debates in Paris

Andy Murray following United Kingdom election debates in Paris

Murray needed almost 3 hours to get past the 29th-seeded del Potro at Court Philippe Chatrier under a cloud-filled sky. "It was obviously an important win for me and a big match, because Juan, when ...

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Errol Spence beats heroic Kell Brook in 11 rounds

Errol Spence beats heroic Kell Brook in 11 rounds

The repeated pounding of Spence's jab caused Brook's left eye to close and he couldn't see as the fight wound down. He won a few rounds, I won a few rounds, I felt I was in the fight. The 27-year-ol...

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Cavaliers hope to feed off energy of Cleveland fans during Game 3

Cavaliers hope to feed off energy of Cleveland fans during Game 3

The Warriors are now up 3-0 in the NBA Finals. Golden State improved to 14-0 this postseason to keep alive a chance of becoming the first group to go unbeaten all the way to a title. After hitting...

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CT 2017: Angelo Mathews joy as Sri Lanka rock India

For Sri Lanka , experienced all-rounder Mathews has been declared fit to play against India and that will be a substantial boost for the islanders after having missed the opening game due to multipl...

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