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#NBATwitter Reacts To Cavs vs Celtics Eastern Conference Finals Game 1

The Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers kicked off the series Wednesday with Game 1 at TD Garden, and the Cavs beat up on the home team in a 117-104 win . At one point in the third quarter, the ...

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Celtics cruise past Wizards in Game 7 to Eastern Conference finals

Celtics cruise past Wizards in Game 7 to Eastern Conference finals

Meanwhile, Kelly Olynyk came in and dropped 26 off the bench, 14 of those in the fourth quarter, and changed the game. Thomas scored 29 points and had 12 assists, former Gonzaga player Olynyk scored...

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Pune enter play-offs : Supergiant slay Kings XI Punjab by nine wickets

Pune enter play-offs : Supergiant slay Kings XI Punjab by nine wickets

However, his urgency got the better of him in the final over of the powerplay as he was cleaned up by Axar Patel, but with Pune at 43/1, there was no way back for Punjab. Dhoni's strike rate in his f...

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Blues stay alive by beating Predators

Blues stay alive by beating Predators

Leon Draisaitl had three goals and two assists, Mark Letestu added two goals and two assists, and the Oilers cruised to a 7-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday night, forcing a decisive Game...

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Celtics, Lakers, 76ers have plenty riding on the National Basketball Association lottery

On Tuesday, the Lakers will have a 46.9% (I optimistically round up to 47%) of getting at least the 3 pick in the draft. "It's pretty wonderful", said Wyc Grousbeck, a Celtics owner who represented ...

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Piece of broken bat gets stuck in Wrigley Field netting

Piece of broken bat gets stuck in Wrigley Field netting

The Reds are 7-3 in their last 10 during game 3 of a series, 0-4 in their last 4 road games and 0-4 in their last 4 overall. Joey Votto, Zack Cozart and Tucker Barnhart homered for Cincinnati on a...

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Spurs cannot compete with rivals in transfer window: Pochettino

Spurs cannot compete with rivals in transfer window: Pochettino

Spurs are facing a shortage of fullbacks when they visit Leicester tomorrow morning (Singapore time) after the club announced Danny Rose underwent knee surgery on Tuesday and will miss the rest of ...

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UN court to rule on Indian 'spy' facing execution

Hailing the verdict, India's Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi said it is a victory for India's stand. He lauded the ICJ's unanimous decision granting a stay on the execution of Jadhav, who was sentenc...

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Kane moves into top gear to be leading scorer

Tottenham's final Premier League game of the season is against relegated Hull City away from home at the KCOM Stadium on Sunday afternoon. "It was probably one of the best performances of the sea...

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West Ham 1 Tottenham 0: Eric Dier makes key title race admission

If you want to be a champion, these are games you have to win. Spurs have just come off a run of nine consecutive wins in one of the most competitive leagues in the world which is no mean feat. La...

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Cahill counts on past lessons to help Chelsea defend title

I have 13 days to make my decision". With the Premier league title now ticked off the to do list, Antonio Conte is eyeing off 30 Chelsea wins for the season. Yet after the Watford match Terry ...

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KKR captain Gambhir credits bowlers for 'brilliant' win over SRH

KKR captain Gambhir credits bowlers for 'brilliant' win over SRH

It's been quite a disappointing wicket all season. "130, I thought, was par", he said. We had the bowling to defend it across 20 overs. The surface was up and down. Coulter-Nile praised Umesh's effo...

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Champions League: Where did Real Madrid seal the deal against Atletico Madrid

Despite strong campaigns from the capital club and prolific Napoli, Allegri's Bianconeri have never looked like surrendering top spot and such is their imperious power the treble is up for grabs as th...

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Lonzo Ball May Only Work Out For Lakers

The annual allocation of unclaimed talent will be staged June 22 in the NY arena, with the Boston Celtics owning the top pick after winning Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery. 2 overall. Furthermore, if th...

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Parker will need season-ending surgery after Game 2 injury

Parker had an MRI exam Thursday morning to determine the extent of the injury. Houston's sharp Game 1 effort was a stunner and the Rockets couldn't stay in the follow-up contest with star point guar...

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It would happen abroad - Allardyce backs Mourinho's Premier League gripe

It would happen abroad - Allardyce backs Mourinho's Premier League gripe

Regardless of the result at the weekend, United will finish sixth while Palace can not be relegated. De Gea was not called for United's game on Wednesday against Southampton in the Premier League, a...

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Warriors pounce on listless Spurs

By dominating Game 2 , the Warriors looked like the same team that had steamrolled their opponents in the first two rounds of the playoffs, and to a flawless 8-0 record coming into their matchup wi...

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Warriors rout Spurs 136-100, take 2-0 series lead

Warriors rout Spurs 136-100, take 2-0 series lead

This game was sadly over before it even started, though. "We have to be the aggressors". The Spurs hung on to end the quarter with a 90-81 lead. The Spurs , who led by 23 points in the third quar...

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Spurs get blown out in Game Two

And based on the way they've played since Leonard went down with 7:53 to play in the third quarter of Game 1 - they've outscored the Spurs by 61 points since then - Popovich's crew will be hard ...

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Man United held by Southampton in 0-0 stalemate

Man United held by Southampton in 0-0 stalemate

The Argentina global, deputising for the rested David de Gea, also produced a string of saves early in the second half at St Mary's to keep Claude Puel's Southampton at bay. "Of course, Sergio had...

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Vegas Play of the Day: Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins

Vegas Play of the Day: Washington Capitals at Pittsburgh Penguins

The Capitals have lost six of nine Game 7s in the Alex Ovechkin era, and the Ducks have lost five in a row with stars Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, including a heartbreaker in each of the last four ye...

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Westbrook Named to All-NBA First Team

Harden was the only unanimous first-team selection, receiving the maximum 500 points from the panel of sports writers and broadcasters. The NBA announced today that New Orleans Pelicans forward/...

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Herrera says fans can fire Man Utd to final

Herrera says fans can fire Man Utd to final

Xhaka, who overcame a calf problem to be involved, enjoyed one of his best all-round performances in Arsenal colours before insisting he will not look to alter his game. For all of United manager Jose...

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The Demolition Of White Hart Lane Is Well Underway Already

Preparations for the demolition began immediately after Sunday's closing ceremony, with work taking place through the night, and it is expected to take three months. "I'd be very surprised if most ...

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WADA could lift Russian Federation anti-doping suspension

WADA could lift Russian Federation anti-doping suspension

Even WADA secretary general Olivier Niggli was uncertain how many global federations will sign up, with many IFs expected to stay within national anti-doping programs. "When it is incorporated the (IT...

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Draymond Green on Klay Thompson being left off All-NBA team

Draymond Green on Klay Thompson being left off All-NBA team

I think Klay is one of our top three guys, and to not be on an All-NBA team is pretty insane. Kevin Durant told reporters the recognition doesn't mean too much to him, while Draymond Green took some...

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Crystal Palace boss Allardyce agrees with rival Jose Mourinho over fixture pile-up

Crystal Palace boss Allardyce agrees with rival Jose Mourinho over fixture pile-up

Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce says he expects more from Wilfried Zaha if he signs an improved deal with the club. Both teams have goals in them and it is more than likely that Palace will scor...

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Tottenham secure runners-up spot on historic day

Whatever the outcome, Sunday will be a deeply poignant occasion as Spurs say goodbye to a ground graced by such club greats as Jimmy Greaves, Danny Blanchflower, Steve Perryman, Glenn Hoddle and Pau...

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Always Dreaming is the likely victor of Saturday's Preakness Stakes

Always Dreaming is the likely victor of Saturday's Preakness Stakes

He likes what he sees, and he feels good about where his Derby victor is. At one point, he thought: "I'm going to win the Derby!" Classic Empire, the 2-year-old champion, is considered the primary...

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Real Madrid On The Cusp Of First League Title In Five Years

Tony Kroos and Karim Benzema put the finishing touches on the host following the controversial sent off of Iago Aspas . The home side then wanted a handball penalty on Madrid's Raphael Varane, an...

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