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Alonso looking to add Indy 500 title to championship resume

Alonso looking to add Indy 500 title to championship resume

Fernando Alonso had no problems with a rolling start at the Indy 500 . As a matter of fact, it wasn't exactly a typical week for him either. Bourdais ranks sixth on IndyCar's career win list - s...

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LeBron James passes Michael Jordan's record as Cavaliers make NBA finals

And there will be reminders of the Halloween party that James threw for the Cavaliers last fall, with "3-1 Lead" — a nod to what the Warriors lost in last year's Finals — prominently displayed...

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Ronaldo Double Propels Real to the Brink of La Liga

Real now lead fierce rivals Barcelona by three points at the top of the table and need to just avoid defeat at Malaga on Sunday to secure their first league title in five years. "Misses aren't norm...

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Celtics notebook: Injured Isaiah Thomas encourages mates before, after game

But it meant little as Boston never led in any of their home games in the series. I know the Warriors are motivated for this series and Draymond said he wants to kill the Cavs after the way past y...

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Cueto gives up three homers, Giants lose to Cubs at Wrigley

Panik added a third-inning RBI double. They rallied in Game 4 at San Francisco, scoring four runs in the ninth inning to win, 6-5. The Giants (20-26) made it eight wins in their past 10 games while ...

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LaMelo Ball's Game is Getting Roasted After 'Highlight' Tape Emerges

LaMelo Ball's Game is Getting Roasted After 'Highlight' Tape Emerges

Among the bits of return fire was a shot at Ball's recent shoe release. Much like his attempts to get Big Baller Brand on par with the major basketball apparel companies, LaVar has a long way to go ...

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Tyronn Lue: Celtics 'harder to defend' than Warriors

While Celtics fans have a right to be upset about their hometown team's season ending on their own court, it's likely best to just rip the bandaid off now and move on to the NBA Finals. "He saw ...

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Vettel emulates Schumacher as Ferrari end Monaco jinx

It was also the 29-year-old German's second Monaco triumph, his third win this year and the 45th of his career, lifting him 25 points clear of Hamilton of Mercedes in the title race. A bungled pit-s...

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Raikkonen on pole as Ferrari lock out Monaco front row

So, yes, it's hard. "When you don't get through to Q3, pretty much your weekend's done, and it's really about trying to recover as much as you can", he said. The German flyer looked like taking pole...

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Pontus Aberg could be next Predators spark plug

They still have Pekka Rinne in net. In Game 5, his bid for the victor generated a rebound for right winger Pontus Aberg , who lit the lamp to put Nashville one win away from its first Stanley Cu...

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Vettel wins in Monaco

From there, Vettel drove away from Raikkonen easily, taking Ferrari's first win in the principality since Michael Schumacher's triumph in 2001. It is interesting that the medias who exploit th...

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LeBron James Break MJ's Playoff Scoring Record

LeBron James Break MJ's Playoff Scoring Record

LeBron James surpassed Michael Jordan for the top spot on the NBA's all-time playoff scoring list on Thursday night. MJ's record of 5,987 points in his postseason career in 179 games from 1985-2003...

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Pittsburgh Penguins into Stanley Cup final

Pittsburgh Penguins into Stanley Cup final

It didn't stop the Pittsburgh Penguins from winning the Stanley Cup a year ago and they'll have another chance at the NHL's championship again this spring. 1 priority". "It's surreal. It doesn't fe...

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Luis Enrique leaves with feeling of mission accomplished

Luis Enrique leaves with feeling of mission accomplished

At the heart of their good play once again was Messi , who helped set up two goals and scored the other for his 54th goal of the season in all competitions. "I have gone from down to up during th...

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NBA Finals 2017: Warriors vs. Cavaliers complete schedule

After both teams dominated their respective competition so far in the playoffs, Las Vegas believes the NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers will be competitive....

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Tyronn Lue thinks the Celtics are better than the Warriors, kind of

Spears of The Undefeated . The All-Star guard gave updates on his health, as well as commenting on the state of his career. They were crowned National Basketball Association champions in 2015 but...

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IPL: When Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma dialled M for match-winners

Yes, I could happily rely on him when I needed the most. It was clear that the adorable old lady was praying for Mumbai Indians because she was sitting in MI's box, but there was confusion among Twi...

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Kane Williamson vows Black Caps won't play conservative cricket in Champions Trophy

For me it is a game of cricket. "If you've got a coaching staff that's uptight or too energetic, sometimes all the external pressure and stress can get to the players", added the left-hander. It count...

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Antoine Griezmann to Manchester United: Jose Mourinho speaks out about summer swoop

United lift the trophy. Mourinho said: "You know, it was really hard, that is why we didn't want to have the press conference [before the final] because we had to prepare ourselves to do our job and...

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Man Utd and Liverpool target Cesc Fabregas says he could leave Chelsea

He has loosened the purse strings in the past few years, bringing in Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez , Granit Xhaka and Shkodran Mustafi, but in order for Arsenal to become a title contender once more, ...

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Watch F1 Monaco Grand Prix 2017 Race

Watch F1 Monaco Grand Prix 2017 Race

Ferrari has won its first Monaco GP since 2001 after a flawless race from both Vettel and Raikkonen who finished first and second respectively. "Unbelievable. Ricciardo's happiness a completely d...

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Kyrie Irving urged LeBron James to embrace surpassing Michael Jordan

But it all evaporated. MJ's record of 5,987 points in his postseason career in 179 games from 1985-2003 stood unchallenged, until LeBron stepped onto the court in Boston last night. Can Durant win his...

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Petra Kvitova makes triumphant comeback at French Open

The 31st-seeded Vinci, most famous for ending Serena Williams' hopes of a calendar year Grand Slam by beating her in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows in 2015, lost to Rio Olympics gold medalist Mo...

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Cavaliers defeat Celtics in Eastern Conference finals, head to 2017 NBA Finals

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) soars to the basket over Boston Celtics forward Jae Crowder , left, and center Kelly Olynyk (41) during the second half of Game 5 of the NBA bas...

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Kerber suffers shocking first round exit at Roland Garros

Kerber suffers shocking first round exit at Roland Garros

Next up for Williams is a meeting with Kurumi Nara, but she could have been facing a player more than 20 years her junior. The Globe's most recent sports headlines delivered to your inbox every morn...

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Francis Coquelin Wants Arsene Wenger to Stay After FA Cup Success

Chelsea failed to double the glory after winning the Premier League title with Antonio Conte preferring Nemanja Matic in midfield ahead of Cesc Fabregas. "He's been fantastic for me and the players"...

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Isaiah Thomas addresses hip injury, thoughts on possible extension with Celtics

In Game 5 on Thursday night at TD Garden in Boston , James dropped 35 points and Irving scored 24 in the 135-102 win. "I've got to do what's best for me in the long run, what's best for my body...

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Celtics Must 'keep growing' to Beat Cavaliers

The Cleveland Cavaliers , however, say they aren't using any snubs to get ready for the NBA Finals . "We're trying to repeat, which is so hard to do". "I'm not in the right mind to even talk about ...

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LeBron James Shares Emotional Connection To Michael Jordan, Playoff Scoring Record

It was just the second time in his playoff career he played the entire fourth quarter and failed to score, the last time being that infamous eight-point game in 2011. Much like they did in the first q...

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French Open 2017: Kvitova 'wins biggest fight' with comeback

French Open 2017: Kvitova 'wins biggest fight' with comeback

Kvitova, 27, was attacked in her home in Prostejov, Czech Republic , on the morning of December 20, suffering deep cuts to all five fingers on her left hand, her dominant hand. "I mean, sometimes w...

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