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Warriors complete sweep of Blazers

Kevin Durant made his return from injury as the Warriors crushed the Trail Blazers 128-103 on Monday to win their Western Conference first-round series 4-0. "So they're formidable and it's going to ta...

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Vikings prepare for busy second day of NFL Draft

Vikings prepare for busy second day of NFL Draft

Even with a declined option, the Vikings and Bridgewater could still agree to terms that would keep the quarterback in Minnesota at a lower figure. Bridgewater has a four-year contract with the team...

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Boston and Washington inch closer to NBA Playoffs wins

Isaiah Canaan started at point guard in place of Rondo. A guide to the 2017 NFL Draft: The Patriots, who seem to have filled the majority of their needs through free agency and trades, don't hav...

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Player draft capsule: 49ers trade up for controversial LB Reuben Foster

As a senior, Foster started all 15 games as the WILL linebacker previous year and recorded 13 tackles for loss and five sacks. There's no debate about Foster as a football player, but his off-th...

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Crosby and Penguins win Game 1 vs Ovechkin's Capitals

Crosby and Penguins win Game 1 vs Ovechkin's Capitals

That's a tougher list to put together than you might think, since the National Hockey League has a long history of odd playoff formats. That means trying to finally get over the second-round hump. L...

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Giants Select Evan Engram In 2017 NFL Draft

Giants Select Evan Engram In 2017 NFL Draft

Though some fans may have preferred Miami's David Njoku , the Giants grabbed a talented tight end that should have a strong impact in the passing game, something that will make Eli Manning smile from...

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Conte hails huge Chelsea win

That's a tough quartet to lose for a team like Southampton who don't always have the most reliable depth, especially when they're going up against a team like Chelsea . "But we have trained very ...

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Browns players react to Myles Garrett being No. 1 pick

Browns players react to Myles Garrett being No. 1 pick

The second and third rounds of the NFL Draft will be held today, with rounds four through seven conducted on Saturday. The 2017 National Football League draft has been no different, with some spec...

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Nadal to meet Dutra Silva on his own Barcelona court

Nadal to meet Dutra Silva on his own Barcelona court

He will also have his sights set on a 10th title in Barcelona next week — Nadal's previous career title was there, nearly one year ago. Appearing in his first Masters final, the 15th-seeded Ramos-...

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Karlsson helps Senators edge Rangers 2-1 in Game 1

Karlsson helps Senators edge Rangers 2-1 in Game 1

The players made it clear where they stand on the issue. "And then you think, 'He hasn't played for two years, how good is he going to be?' So, we started this series with him scoring on a power p...

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Westbrook: OKC 'is a place that I want to be'

Westbrook: OKC 'is a place that I want to be'

The Houston Rockets withstood a brilliant individual performance from Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook to become the third team to qualify for the conference semi-finals in the National B...

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Ashley Young determined to make most of Manchester United chance

Ashley Young determined to make most of Manchester United chance

Following the defeat to Manchester United that cut Chelsea's lead to four points Conte also blamed himself for failing to motivate his players - but insisted it would still be a "miracle" if they we...

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National Football League draft: Cleveland Browns take DE Myles Garrett with top pick

National Football League draft: Cleveland Browns take DE Myles Garrett with top pick

The main name mentioned for weeks that could go No.1 overall in the 2017 NFL Draft to the Cleveland Browns has been Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett . The draft is hours away and we still don't ...

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Sam Allardyce insists there is no centre-back crisis at Crystal Palace

Sam Allardyce insists there is no centre-back crisis at Crystal Palace

They desperately needed a pick-me-up in south London to keep their campaign alive, and that was never going to be easy against an in-form Palace side looking to add Spurs to the scalps of Chelsea, Ar...

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Sharapova wins 1st match on return from 15-month doping ban

Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova has gone into the second round of the WTA tournament in Stuttgart where the winners' pot exceeds $ 700,000. I've always preferred to walk the walk - and I ha...

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Bomb attack made us stronger - Dortmund boss

The two-time France global lashed home a loose ball inside the Dortmund box, making him the first player to score in his first four consecutive Champions League knockout games. Barcelona's Luis Suar...

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Manchester Derby All About Points, Not Managers

He said: "I feel I can contribute quality, composure, experience, and know-how, how to get over the line, whether it's to win the league or finish top four or get to the final". Kompany and defensive...

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Rafael Nadal reaches quarterfinals in Barcelona Open

Rafael Nadal reaches quarterfinals in Barcelona Open

Defending champion Rafael Nadal eased into the last eight of the Barcelona Open but Briton Dan Evans has been knocked out. In other second round matches , fifth-seeded David Goffin of Belgium de...

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Orange Crush vs. Orange County:Oilers prepare for Ducks in National Hockey League playoffs

Orange Crush vs. Orange County:Oilers prepare for Ducks in National Hockey League playoffs

He also notched two assists in his four playoff contests. San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton will undergo surgery to fix torn ligaments in his left knee before becoming a potential free agent this ...

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Antonio Conte's gutsy gamble may have Hazard, Costa ready for Saints

Nathan Ake replaced Cahill and could continue in the starting XI if Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte opts not to risk his on-field captain, who took a full part in training on Sunday and Monday. But...

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Harden, Rockets oust Thunder; Spurs back in the driver's seat

Harden, Rockets oust Thunder; Spurs back in the driver's seat

James Harden led the way again for the Rockets with 34 points and 8 rebounds. The Houston Rockets closed out their Western Conference first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder...

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J. Watt drafted by Pittsburgh with pick No. 30

J. Watt drafted by Pittsburgh with pick No. 30

This is the fourth time in the last five drafts the Steelers have taken a linebacker with their top pick. With Watt, they now return to glory and look to become one of the most terrifying defense in t...

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Harry Redknapp returns to management at struggling Championship side Birmingham City

Zola resigned immediately after the 2-0 loss at St Andrew's which saw Birmingham fall to within three points of the drop zone, while opponents Burton eased their own relegation fears. I just shook han...

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Babcock Confident Before Game Six Against Capitals

They wouldn't or couldn't leave - not on this overtime night, not in this playoff series ending with the Washington Capitals, not quickly, not yet, anyhow. No one on the team indicates how bright the ...

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Former Eagles Bring Draft Weekend To CHOP

Former Eagles Bring Draft Weekend To CHOP

Quarterback is the most glaring of needs. Osweiler is gone and the two quarterbacks on the roster right now are Tom Savage and Brandon Weeden. He had mind blowing stats while at Texas Tech, thro...

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Paul Pogba ruled out of Manchester derby

Ander Herrera has "no doubt" Zlatan Ibrahimovic will recover from a knee injury so serious that some have suggested it could force the Manchester United striker into retirement. The Armenian global ...

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Bills select LSU's White with the 27th pick in NFL draft

Bills select LSU's White with the 27th pick in NFL draft

Buffalo managed to turn the No. 10 pick into White , a third-round pick this year and a first-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. White started 47 of 49 games over his four-year LSU career, intercept...

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LSU RB Leonard Fournette drafted 4th overall by Jacksonville Jaguars

LSU RB Leonard Fournette drafted 4th overall by Jacksonville Jaguars

Now, Fournette will be taking his talents to Florida to play for the Jacksonville Jaguars. The 6-foot, 228-pound Fournette ran for 3,840 yards and 40 touchdowns and averaged 6.2 yards per carry in t...

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Dolphins select Charles Harris with 22nd pick in National Football League draft

Dolphins select Charles Harris with 22nd pick in National Football League draft

Harris will be groomed as an eventual replacement for five-time Pro Bowl end Cameron Wake , who is 35. The last five players taken with the 22nd overall pick were WR Josh Doctson (by Washington) a ...

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Offensive draft early, QBs prized after Garrett is No. 1

Offensive draft early, QBs prized after Garrett is No. 1

Here are some things to know about one of the draft's top quarterback prospects. Teams towards the end of the first round, such as the Kansas City Chiefs and Houston Texans , are teams to watch i...

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