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Boston move one win away from Eastern Conference Finals

He scored just four points in the second half , but it didn't matter, because his electrifying run in the first half gave Boston an insurmountable lead - they led by 20 or more points for majority ...

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Arsenal are up for a top-four charge, Wenger claims

Arsenal are up for a top-four charge, Wenger claims

Mark Hughes: "I don't think it gets as personal as that". And he feels he could have a big role to play at the Emirates going forward, saying: "From what I've seen so far, I don't think that's unrea...

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De Gea won't play Europa League final, Mourinho confirms

Victory in the final would also secure Champions League qualification and give Mourinho two major trophies in his first season at Old Trafford - following on from the triumph in February's EFL Cup ...

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Rory McIlroy dealing with sore back again, MRI scheduled for Monday

World No. 2 McIlroy, the FedExCup champion, celebrates a return to competition after a month off to get married. That concerted effort certainly paid dividends because he didn't miss a cut the rest ...

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Djokovic upbeat despite yet another setback in Madrid

Djokovic upbeat despite yet another setback in Madrid

In the final, the four-time Madrid champion will play Dominic Thiem of Austria or Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay. And he took the match on his second match point to set up the date with Nadal. "I...

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French PM to be appointed on Monday, new government on Tuesday

He promised to take France's responsibilities to tackle today's crises - "the migration crisis, the climate challenge, authoritarian abuse, the excesses of capitalism in the world and of course terr...

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Crying child highlights new face of Formula One

Crying child highlights new face of Formula One

Raikkonen was the unlucky victim of a Turn 1 squeeze at the start, being nudged into Max Verstappen's auto by Valtteri Bottas. But his day was about to get even better. "We could not believe it when...

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Rockets Know Spurs Pose Major Challenge, Even Without Parker

Rockets Know Spurs Pose Major Challenge, Even Without Parker

Television cameras caught Parker clutching at his left knee before collapsing to the court, where he laid motionless for several minutes. "We're going to miss his presence", said San Antonio's Manu...

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Capitals square series 3-3 against Penguins

Backstrom has four goals in his last five games and goaltender Braden Holtby has regained his regular season form, while Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury has been human in the last two games....

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Celtics Fall to Wizards in Game 6 of Semifinals to Tie Series

Celtics Fall to Wizards in Game 6 of Semifinals to Tie Series

First they kept the Washington Wizards' hopes of forcing a decisive Game 7 alive well into the fourth quarter Friday night against the Boston Celtics . The victor of game seven will tip off in the ...

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Spurs deserve to win, says Wenger

Manchester United scores the highest unbeaten streak in one single premier league season of the team's history: 25 games, 13 wins, 12 draws. "We showed from the start we wanted to win more than them...

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Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

The left-hander initially remained in the game, then was removed after allowing a single to Jose Altuve. This might explain Chapman's recent struggles. Chapman has not been the same closer since ret...

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McGirt, Hughes tied for lead at Players Championship

McGirt, Hughes tied for lead at Players Championship

McGirt, on the leaderboard for much of the Masters last month, continued his emergence as a player for the big occasion with a five-under-par 67 on a steamy morning at the TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra....

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'Everybody' has better healthcare than US, Trump says

'Everybody' has better healthcare than US, Trump says

Australia boasts a system that is funded by the government and provides either free or highly subsidized healthcare for all of its citizens. "We should start off with looking at the Australian healt...

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What Matt Harvey Did Before Not Showing Up At The Ballpark Saturday

Word came out that Harvey had played golf on Saturday and went home instead of going to Citi Field because of a headache, prompting the suspension. According to SNY contributor, Adam Rubin , the ...

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Liverpool thrashes West Ham to maintain control of UCL hopes

Liverpool thrashes West Ham to maintain control of UCL hopes

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has revealed he spoke to Philippe Coutinho before the West Ham game about where he should be playing. Slaven Bilic, meanwhile, will be without the services of West Ha...

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National Basketball Association admits Celtics lost time on final possession

National Basketball Association admits Celtics lost time on final possession

Beal's three-pointer with 1:09 cut Boston's lead to 87-85, and after Wall blocked Isaiah Thomas' shot, he made two free throws with 41.2 seconds left, tying the score at 87. Their fortitude down the ...

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Nadal beats Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Nadal beats Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Nadal came out with the bit between his teeth, breaking to love in the first game of the match under blue skies and pumping his fist after breaking a startled Djokovic for a second time with a fie...

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Nadal beats Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Nadal beats Djokovic to reach Madrid final

Nadal came out with the bit between his teeth, breaking to love in the first game of the match under blue skies and pumping his fist after breaking a startled Djokovic for a second time with a fie...

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Always Dreaming wins the 143rd Kentucky Derby race

Always Dreaming wins the 143rd Kentucky Derby race

A trainer and jockey accustomed to success. In a weekend that provided enough rain to supply Niagara Falls, the sun finally filtered through the Twin Spires at historic Churchill Downs to shine on A...

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Diamondbacks catcher Iannetta takes pitch to face

Lovullo said Saturday tests for a concussion were negative and that Iannetta was still being monitored. The day after that game, Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen was drilled in the back by a pi...

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Philippe Coutinho strengthens Liverpool's grip on top four at West Ham

Philippe Coutinho strengthens Liverpool's grip on top four at West Ham

Liverpool have conceded 42 goals in 36 games this season, which compared to 29 and 23 conceded by Chelsea and Tottenham respectively, shows that things need to be tightened up at the back. After los...

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Seeking ring, Raptors' Lowry to try free agency

They won't play again until May 15 at the earliest, against either the Boston Celtics or Washington Wizards. In fact, the Cavaliers feasted on the Toronto Raptors more comfortably than they did IN, cl...

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Zidane reveals only condition he can continue as Real Madrid manager

Jorge Sampaoli's chances of landing his dream job at Barcelona may have come and gone, but he could still hand Barca the La Liga title on a plate should Sevilla shock Real Madrid on Sunday. "We m...

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Djokovic sets up Madrid duel with co-sponsored Nishikori

However, the two haven't met for almost a year during which time Djokovic's form has dramatically dipped. “After one match of the quallies where I lost and I was booking my flight back to home...

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Hamilton takes pole at Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

Hamilton takes pole at Spanish GP ahead of Vettel

Russian Daniil Kvyat was eighth for Toro Rosso and French driver Romain Grosjean took the final point for Haas. The scrape between Raikkonen and Verstappen wasn't the only incident. Vettel added: "H...

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Arsene Wenger dismisses plane protest as Arsenal boost Champions League hopes

If you're going to have a director of football in place, I think perhaps it may be better to implement one , if and when the club appoint a new manager. "When it's slowed down, it's an obvious handba...

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Diego Simeone proud of his Atletico Madrid players despite Champions League exit

Real Madrid progressed to the final of Champions League on aggregate 4-2 scoreline despite losing their semi-final second leg 2-1 to Atletico Madrid at Vicente Calderon Stadium. "They had the luck ...

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Antonio Conte's press conference takes unexpected turn after WBA win

Antonio Conte's press conference takes unexpected turn after WBA win

Chelsea were suffering late nerves as a dogged West Brom threatened to prolong the title race but Belgian global Batshuayi prodded home the victor after 82 minutes to spark manic celebrations from tr...

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National Hockey League roundup: Senators topple Rangers in overtime, 5-4

After going up 2-0 to start their second round series against the Rangers , they dropped both games at Madison Square Garden with lackluster efforts. Mark Stone , Mike Hoffman and Tom Pyatt also sc...

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