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Season-ender a test of Raptors' work ethic

Season-ender a test of Raptors' work ethic

The person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the team hasn't announced any deal says Jones, who helped the Cavaliers win a title past year, will join the...

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Firmino grabs another winner, Liverpool beats West Brom 1-0

Firmino grabs another winner, Liverpool beats West Brom 1-0

This was a third-straight loss for eighth-placed Albion - and fourth game without a goal. Liverpool started the second half brightly but as the match progressed the hosts slowly started to assert ...

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Tottenham player named in European Team of the Week after Burnley victory

Tottenham player named in European Team of the Week after Burnley victory

Son Heung-min of Tottenham Hotspur gestures after scoring the team's second goal of the game during the English Premier League football match against Burnley F.C.at Turf Moor Stadium in Burnl...

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LeBron James' Confidence Sky-High at This Point

LeBron James' Confidence Sky-High at This Point

Just last season, the team struggled near the end, going 13-8 in their final 21 games. They didn't win their postseason opener as much as survive it. As the second seed, they would open against sevent...

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How Sergio Garcia joins his heroes Ballesteros and Olazabal

Sergio Garcia finally showed he has what it takes to win a major, and he has a green jacket to prove it. The first hole at Augusta week was the toughest during the week, with 23 scores of double b...

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Wesley Bryan takes RBC Heritage in South Carolina homecoming

Wesley Bryan takes RBC Heritage in South Carolina homecoming

He had five birdies to reach eight under at the Harbour Town links. The Englishman didn't have his best ball-striking day, missing seven of the course's 14 fairways and seven greens, but he was able t...

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Mitch Moreland provides key hit as Red Sox top Rays

Fans displays a "k" for each strikeout in the baseball game by Boston Red Sox's Chris Sale during the seventh inning against the Tampa Bay Rays in Boston, Saturday, April 15, 2017, in Boston. Red Sox...

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DH Ramirez leaves game with left leg injury

BOSTON (AP ) - Hanley Ramirez looked plenty healthy in a big spot for the Boston Red Sox. The only run off Sale came in the third inning, on a two-out RBI single by Evan Longoria , who came to the ...

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Miles misfires; Cavs stave off Pacers 109-108

The Cavs say they made the play they wanted to make at the end, forcing Pacers star Paul George to give the ball up to Miles, who was initially covered before shaking free from Richard Jefferson ...

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Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Hamilton

Vettel wins Bahrain Grand Prix ahead of Hamilton

But the best race of the season, in which all three so far have been good, underlined one key fact - Ferrari are absolutely competitive and they and Mercedes are in a titanic struggle for the champion...

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Lewis Hamilton takes no solace in second place

Lewis Hamilton takes no solace in second place

The Finn nearly lost his third place too had the race been two laps longer, as Kimi Raikkonen had closed the gap to one second by the end. Haas driver Romain Grosjean, Renault's Nico Hulkenberg and ...

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Smith puts positive spin on Davis Cup exit

Smith puts positive spin on Davis Cup exit

France's Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut celebrate winning their Davis Cup Quarter Final match, with their captain Yannick Noah, against Great Britain's Dominic Inglot and Jamie Murray in Kindare...

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Dufner hits the front at RBC Heritage as Donald falls down leaderboard

Dufner hits the front at RBC Heritage as Donald falls down leaderboard

He's back atop the leaderboard at the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing, a chip-in birdie on the final hole Friday propelling him to 10 under and into a tie with Graham DeLaet after 36 holes at Harbour...

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Hazard key to Chelsea success: Courtois

Hazard key to Chelsea success: Courtois

When we win, normally we celebrate a little bit, then we go to the locker room. A minute into stoppage-time, South Korea forward Son Heung-Min bagged his 16th goal of the season with a clinical fini...

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Ronaldo double secures Real Madrid comeback win over Bayern

Cristiano Ronaldo has endured a hard season at Real Madrid. That being said, the tension told when Marco Asensio, on as a substitute for Gareth Bale, clipped a delightful ball into Ronaldo's path on...

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Durant shines in Warriors playoff debut in Game 1 win

Even more important is the fact that this will be the first playoff series with Kevin Durant in a Warriors uniform. The Trailblazers high scorers were guards C.J. The Portland Trailblazers and the ...

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Day after sister's death, Isaiah Thomas plays for Celtics

On his shoes were written several messages, including "Chyna", "RIP Lil Sis" and "I love you". Thomas, 28, did not address media afterward, but teammates talked about the emotion of the day. "We wer...

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Posey expected to sit out today after getting hit in the helmet

Posey expected to sit out today after getting hit in the helmet

Posey got up on his own power but exited the game. Hunter Pence and Buster Posey hit consecutive homers, and Johnny Cueto struck out seven in seven strong innings for the Giants, who beat the San Di...

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Fans rejoice across the Carolinas after UNC captures NCAA title

Fans rejoice across the Carolinas after UNC captures NCAA title

They played efficiently throughout the season and NCAA tournament. "You got to thank God in these situations, because he definitely was with us the whole way". "Isaiah Hicks made a big basket for us, ...

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Wenger unsure whether Arsenal players affected by uncertainty over his future

I am not in a good position to analyse that. If we turn up, we could dispatch them, or we could easily bottle it like we do so many games. Hector Bellerin and Nacho Monreal have also come under fire f...

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Rays' Longoria hits 1st home run of new major league season

Petersburg, Fla. The Rays struck back in the bottom of the second, however, with Steven Souza leading off with a single and Logan Morrison following with a single that caromed off one of the stadi...

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Blame me for Chelsea loss-Conte

Blame me for Chelsea loss-Conte

Jose Mourinho's team thus overtook Everton in fifth place after Sunday's victory and now have 60 points in 31 Premier League matches while Chelsea remain on top with 75 points four points above Tot...

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Last Time They Met In The Playoffs: Warriors vs Blazers

Score doesn't reflect this, but it was a sloppy first half. We had to get some stops. As for Durant and Curry, they each scored 25-plus points with Durant leading the Warriors with 32 points and 10 ...

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Blue Jays place Donaldson on 10-day disabled list

Blue Jays place Donaldson on 10-day disabled list

Justin Smoak crushed a ball to deep centre, which Adam Jones tracked down relatively easily but that Bautista misread and nearly got doubled off. It was his second homer of the season. It was Toron...

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Tottenham's Harry Kane hopes to strike league blow FA Cup

Tottenham's Harry Kane hopes to strike league blow FA Cup

Once we score one, we go to get that second and the third to kill the game. I started to play football when I was very young and I played for pride. "We've said that if they fail, we must be ready a...

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IPL: Hyderabad elect to field against Kolkata

Gautam Gambhir has been at his usual best registering his 2nd half century in 3 outings and he is the proud orange cap holder too. Kuldeep, who replaced Piyush Chawala in the line-up on Saturday, co...

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Tottenham 'fought against everyone' last season, says Mauricio Pochettino

Tottenham 'fought against everyone' last season, says Mauricio Pochettino

We are ruthless at the moment. Even that might be too little too late, with the draw meaning Sunderland are nine points adrift of safety, but if there's anything we've learned from the past few seas...

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Pacers ready for game one in Cleveland

Pacers ready for game one in Cleveland

James understands the Cavaliers appear vulnerable, perhaps beatable as they enter the National Basketball Association playoffs following a recent tailspin. But the Cavaliers are limping into the playo...

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UEFA denies Dortmund and Monaco did not want to play

UEFA denies Dortmund and Monaco did not want to play

The team's bus was hit by an explosion as they were leaving their hotel for the stadium on Tuesday, with defender Marc Bartra requiring surgery on a broken wrist. Tuchel is sure to rotate his fourth-p...

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Jusuf Nurkic Ruled Out For Game 1 vs. Warriors

Jusuf Nurkic Ruled Out For Game 1 vs. Warriors

Golden State coach Steve Kerr quipped of Nurkic's absence: "How big is it?". And just like Cleveland, Golden State did what champions do: battened down the hatches with the game on the line and got ...

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