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Kieran Gibbs adds to Arsenal's defensive injury woes ahead of Chelsea clash

It may not be a coincidence that both sides finished in mid-table the seasons after they won the title. But, I repeat, I'm happy for this season and am happy to stay here."Today it is very hard to ans...

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Chelsea cans victory parade after Manchester terror attack

We will talk". The Chelsea defender also said that to prove himself he took pay cut when he returned to the in summer. "He supported me", Conte said at a news conference at Cobham Training Centr...

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Spike Lee deletes Instagram post saying Colin Kaepernick signed with Seahawks

Spike Lee deletes Instagram post saying Colin Kaepernick signed with Seahawks

Two and a half months after that post hit the airwaves, Lee is making headlines yet again. Alas, Lee since deleted the post, and Seattle Times reporter Bob Condotta confirmed that Kaepernick had...

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Manchester United lift Europa League title

For all his spin, his at-times questionable man-management and the cautious approach of his team, Mourinho is proving to be the coach to whom United really should have turned after the retirement of A...

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World number one Angelique Kerber beaten in French Open first round

In fact, if it wasn't for Roger Federer's sudden resurgence, Nadal could easily have six titles so far in 2017. In Paris , he could face Djokovic or Thiem in the semifinals. But before the final,...

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LeBron James says Michael Jordan chase is about motivation, not greatness

Clearly, James has been doing something right, with the King now getting ready to play in his seventh consecutive NBA Finals after beating the Boston Celtics last night. I just have to keep going ...

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NFL Reportedly Won't Allow Dunking over Goalposts in Relaxed Celebration Rules

Rule changes continue to roll in, as National Football League owners have voted for more leniency towards celebrations , to shorten the overtime period from 15 minutes to 10 minutes, and to allow t...

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Messi's master-class inspires Barcelona to Copa del Rey final triumph

Messi's master-class inspires Barcelona to Copa del Rey final triumph

Argentine Lionel Messi and Brazilian Neymar , with one goal each against Alaves , were responsible for winning FC Barcelona's third straight Copa del Rey tourney 3-1. The team was eliminated...

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David Luiz took pay cut to return to Chelsea

The defender continued: "I love the risk". If you don't take risks in your life - in your professional life but also in everyday life - you never feel anything new, so I [chose to] taste something new...

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LeBron, Cavaliers dispatch Celtics to set up finals trilogy with Warriors

Will they become the first team in National Basketball Association history to go undefeated in a postseason? Remember, before the Warriors blew a 3-1 lead to the Cavs in last season's Finals, Dura...

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Kevin Love says Cavaliers using underdog role as 'fuel' in Finals

If Love can pick up on June 1 where he left off in the conference finals, Cleveland is much more unsafe. I think we will use it as fuel, we will use it as motivation, but the idea of playing into it...

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Stanley Cup Finals 2017: Penguins vs

Stanley Cup Finals 2017: Penguins vs

These Stanley Cup finals are an opportunity for the Penguins to stake their claim as the best team of this era. "I think that's about as clear as I can say about what I thought about Peter ...

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How Close Is LeBron James To Michael Jordan?

He drew within one of Jordan on a thunderous third-quarter dunk, then passed his childhood idol shortly afterward on a three-pointer. Cavaliers fans didn't waste any time gearing up for the team...

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Ernie Els penalizes himself after chipping in for eagle at BMW PGA

Italy's Molinari has finished in the top 10 here in four of the last five seasons and was delighted to again end his round with a double-birdie blast. "But when I have I've certainly driven it better ...

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Celtics star Thomas unsure if he will need surgery

He also added eight rebounds, eight assists and three steals as the Cavs romped to a 135-102 victory and a 4-1 series win. Boston Celtics All-Star point guard Isaiah Thomas says he must wait unt...

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Ferguson: Man U's Europa League title gave Manchester a lift

Jose Mourinho has won all four of his European finals as a manager, winning the 2003 Uefa Cup and 2004 Champions League with Porto, as well as the 2010 Champions League with Inter Milan. "High...

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Alonso looks to return to work with Indy 500 win

Dixon had both the fastest lap and fastest four laps average in 21 years. The Indianapolis 500 takes place this Sunday (May 28) at the Indianapolis SpeedWay. But we didn't seal the deal, so ...

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Ranveer Singh kicked about going for Champions League final

Following the attack at Manchester Arena on Monday night where 22 people were killed, the government raised the national terror threat to the level of critical, leaving several sporting events to be r...

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Celtics' Thomas: Surgery on hip not top option

The teams , while maintaining most of the same core from the past two Finals, also look different. The Celtics have been solid throughout the playoffs, but facing the Cavs is the hardest matchup th...

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Power play drought continues as Senators drop Game 4

Power play drought continues as Senators drop Game 4

Ottawa , looking crisp and confident, finished the flurry 24 seconds after Brassard's goal, with Smith beating Fleury on a wrap-around, chasing Fleury from the game. "We're not a ideal group back ther...

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Nashville Puts Anaheim on the Brink

Rinne made 32 saves in Game 5. The Swede had his coming-out party on Saturday night, but for Nashville to close out the Ducks and book their first Stanley Cup Final appearance on Monday night at...

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LaVar Ball says Lonzo only working out for Lakers

LaVar Ball says Lonzo only working out for Lakers

The Suns traded their 2017 Lakers pick to the Sixers , and the Magic held onto theirs. For the Nets, they are looking at another poor season next year, and they are missing out on a franchise-cha...

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Cleveland's LeBron James dominates, locks up seventh straight NBA Finals berth

Cleveland's LeBron James dominates, locks up seventh straight NBA Finals berth

But it can't all be sunshine and lollipops. He saw how the Celtics played without him in Games 3 and 4 of the Eastern Conference finals , and he surely has heard the trade talks involving him in ...

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Cavs Celebrate Eastern Conference Championship With Water Fight

The 2016 champion Cavs will battle the 2015 champion Warriors for the third straight year. But those final 53 seconds vanished in a blur of fouls, Kevin Love somehow staying in front of Curry for a ...

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Tyronn Lue Says Celtics Offense Harder To Defend Than Warriors

All of that was before his remarkable run during these National Basketball Association playoffs, when he played through the tragic death of his sister and repeated health issues - including multiple d...

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Petra Kvitova to play at French Open

On the tennis side, Kvitova stepped up her workouts about 3 1/2 weeks ago. " I knew this day would come ", she said. An announcement was made today by the Czech Republic player's team stating th...

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Milwaukee Brewers LF Ryan Braun returns to DL with calf injury

The Brewers are trending in the other direction with a season-high five-game slide and the latest setback has to sting after they lost a 2-1 lead with two outs in the ninth inning on a dramatic home r...

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Underdog Cavaliers insist they have plenty of bite for NBA Finals

Put it this way: If LeBron isn't the best player in the series, the Cavs won't win. But his defense has shown leaks against teams with a plurality in weapons, so not the Indiana Pacers, and teams th...

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Celtic win Scottish Cup to clinch treble

Celtic win Scottish Cup to clinch treble

Brendan Rodgers says Celtic have created an "identity" after Tom Rogic's stunning goal earned them a last-gasp 2-1 win against Aberdeen in the Scottish Cup final to secure an unbeaten domesti...

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Wenger uncertainty no excuse, says Mertesacker

Since the news of Arsenal's defensive crisis broke, the odds on Chelsea winning the cup have plummeted. The positives on the fitness front are that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is back in training af...

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