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Homers by Mancini, Schoop carry Orioles past Red Sox 4-2

He also ensured that these hostilities will likely linger until at least the next Red Sox-Orioles series. "That's on them", Machado said. "If you're going to protect guys, you do it right away", P...

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Warriors put Blazers on brink

Warriors put Blazers on brink

In Atlanta, the Atlanta Hawks led wire-to-wire en route to a dominating 116-98 victory over Washington, cutting the Wizards lead in the playoff series to 2-1. PRESSURE IS ON: The Blazers would like to...

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Ex-NHL coach Bowman was 12 when he saw Jackie Robinson play

Ex-NHL coach Bowman was 12 when he saw Jackie Robinson play

The Robinson statue will be the first of several player statues to be erected at Dodgers stadium but Jackie's daughter Sharon thinks it is the flawless way to link the Brooklyn Dodgers legacy to t...

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Warburton to lead Lions for Gatland

All 10 games of the British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand will be shown live on Sky Sports , starting June 3 . But by opting for an expanded 41-man squad, Gatland was able to make room for E...

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Can the Utah Jazz Rebound at Home in Game 3?

A video review confirmed it was good. "It's nice to play well and get the win because you have to, but this is just one little step.in the big scheme of things". Jordan fouled out with 52 seconds le...

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Highlights of Sunday's NHL games

Highlights of Sunday's NHL games

Braden Holtby made 37 saves for the Presidents' Trophy-winning Capitals, who will next face the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference semifinals for the second straight year in a series that b...

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Man Utd's Ibra: 'Giving up is not an option'

However the former Ajax, Inter Milan and Paris Saint-Germain man took to social media to thank his fans for support. Having thanked supporters for the messages of support and well wishes, Ibrahimovi...

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Barcelona confirm Neymar will miss Clasico after ban confusion

On who is favourite - "No because it's a game that you have to play to win, you have to fight, to work hard... we're not favourites". Luis Enrique has a number of absentees for Sunday's Primera Div...

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Boston Celtics Vs. Chicago Bulls Game 2 Live Stream

Boston Celtics Vs. Chicago Bulls Game 2 Live Stream

Chicago held a 43-38 rebounding edge for the game. The 5ft 9in guard has been outstanding for Boston this season but was rendered ineffectual in Game 2 - finishing just six of 15 from the floor....

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Patriots welcomed to White House by Trump

Patriots welcomed to White House by Trump

The Patriots last met the President (then Barack Obama) following a win over the Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. Similar to the flaky fight over how many people attended Trump's inauguration compar...

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Rivals send eight to PFA select team

Scroll through the gallery at the top of the page to see The Independent's alternative team of the year from the players who failed to make the cut. THE PFA team of the year has been announced - w...

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Warriors coach Kerr ill, may miss remainder of playoffs

There has been speculation the 7-foot center, known as the Bosnian Beast, could return for the playoffs because he has been shooting around in warmups. The Warriors lead the series 3-0 going into what...

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Kante Voted PFA Player Of The Year, Alli Best Young Player

Kante was the revelation of the league a year ago in Leicester's midfield, but his impact hasn't diminished one bit in a new shirt. Kante was one of the favourites for the senior award 12 months ago...

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Upstart Maple Leafs sent packing in heartbreaking overtime loss to Capitals

Upstart Maple Leafs sent packing in heartbreaking overtime loss to Capitals

Toronto brought the puck out of their own end together and Rielly fired what looked to be a routine dump-in, only for it to catch an edge on the glass and bounce straight out in front of Holtby. "In o...

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National Hockey League roundup: Maple Leafs in playoffs for first time since '13

Roman Polak , who is easily one of the toughest players on the Leafs, was forced to sit out all but one shift in the third period after he suffered what appeared to be a leg injury. Toronto has never ...

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French elections: Markets sense relief after French vote

French elections: Markets sense relief after French vote

It was a stunning victory for Macron, 39, a former investment banker who has never before stood for elected office and now becomes the favorite to become France's next President. During the campaign h...

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Can the Bruins take Game 6 from the Senators? NHL Predictions 4/23/17

Can the Bruins take Game 6 from the Senators? NHL Predictions 4/23/17

Craig Anderson stopped 28 shots for Ottawa, which advanced in the postseason for the first time since 2013. Tuukka Rask made 26 saves for the Bruins , who got goals from Drew Stafford and Patrice ...

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Mourinho: Road To Recovery, A Hard One For Zlatan

Mourinho: Road To Recovery, A Hard One For Zlatan

Jose Mourinho said Ibrahimovic faces a hard road to recovery given his age, but stressed that he is focused on rehabilitation rather than thoughts about whether he would ever play again. Asked if that...

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Life without Blake Griffin starts with Game 4

Coach Doc Rivers said he did not try to sugarcoat the news of Griffin's injury when he spoke to the team after Friday's game, while Griffin underwent an MRI that confirmed the team's worst fears. "J...

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LeBron James, Cavs Come From 26 Down, beat Pacers 119-114

James scored 13 points in the third quarter to get the Cavs within 91-84. Suddenly, the narrative had flipped from "the Pacers can make this a series" to "will the Cavs sweep". We recently asked you t...

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Guardiola's 1st season at Man City to end without a trophy

Guardiola's 1st season at Man City to end without a trophy

The France worldwide was removed in injury-time as Jose Mourinho's side sealed a 2-0 win at Turf Moor. Thursday's game has added significance as another United victory would see them displace City i...

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Mitchell Trubisky: Report: Trubisky at No. 1 still a possibility

Mitchell Trubisky: Report: Trubisky at No. 1 still a possibility

Everyone thinks the Browns will take Texas A&M pass rusher Myles Garrett with the first overall pick in the draft on Thursday night, but maybe everyone is wrong. The Houston Texans move up nine spots ...

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Everton's poor away form continues with West Ham draw

With the share of the spoils, the point takes Everton above Arsenal into sixth-place but the Gunners have three games in-hand over their Merseyside rivals. All in all, West Ham will be happy with a ...

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Steve Kerr has no timetable to return from unknown illness

In the summer of 2015, after his first season as a head coach resulted in a championship, Kerr underwent back surgery and suffered from complications that left the former National Basketball Associati...

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We weren't good enough, says Johnny Sexton

We weren't good enough, says Johnny Sexton

In the centre, Robbie Henshaw and Garry Ringrose renew their partnership, with Luke McGrath and Johnny Sexton in the half-backs. THE CHAT ABOUT a possible all-Irish Champions Cup final in Murr...

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Mains predicting All Blacks will whitewash Lions

Mains predicting All Blacks will whitewash Lions

This extends to the backroom staff. Gatland's decision to select Andy Farrell and Steve Borthwick as coaches is further evidence this is not a Wales squad, but the best squad for the job. "But now I...

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Champions League: Real Madrid star Isco admits Bayern made them suffer

Champions League: Real Madrid star Isco admits Bayern made them suffer

We wanted to qualify and this gives us a lot of rage, that a match of such intensity can be decided by the referee. "It's not easy to score six goals against a team like Bayern Munich". "Tonight he sh...

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Ailing Steve Kerr won't coach Warriors in Game 4

Ailing Steve Kerr won't coach Warriors in Game 4

Durant is recovering from a left calf strain he suffered in Game 1. Nurkic missed the final seven games of the regular season and the first two playoff games at Golden State because of a nondisplace...

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Luis Enrique matches Guardiola's Clasico feat

SERGIO RAMOS was sent off for FIFTH time in his career for Real Madrid against Barcelona after a horror two-footed lunge on Lionel Messi tonight. Luis Enrique's side looked devastated but had enough...

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'Animal' Alexis staying at Arsenal - Wenger

'Animal' Alexis staying at Arsenal - Wenger

Sanchez came through for Arsenal in extra time, just as he did for the joint-record 12-time FA Cup winners in the 2015 semifinal, producing a victor in the 101st minute. "Football is a team sport an...

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