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Senators betting underdogs ahead of Game 7 against Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins centre Sidney Crosby (87) battles with Ottawa Senators defenseman Marc Methot (3) during the second period of game six of the Eastern Conference final in the NHL Stanley ...

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Steve Kerr says Steph Curry looks 'fresher, faster, stronger' than past year

Steve Kerr says Steph Curry looks 'fresher, faster, stronger' than past year

In an interview with ESPN's Chris Haynes that was published on Monday, Curry opened up about the behind-the-back turnover he had late in the fourth quarter of the decisive game. They like to see a c...

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Champions Trophy: India crush Bangladesh by 240 runs in warm-up game

Mohammad Bashir, popularly known as "Chacha Chicago" in cricket fraternity, is no longer a Pakistan fan. Australia lay New Zealand on June 2.The signs indicate that all the matches of ICC Champ...

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Gareth Bale 'not 100 percent' for Cardiff final

Gareth Bale 'not 100 percent' for Cardiff final

Gareth maybe a little less because he has been injured but he has recovered well. "It might have been different if I had other players. We know what we are going to do and the main things thing is tha...

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John Terry: Chelsea defender needs time to decide whether to continue playing

John Terry: Chelsea defender needs time to decide whether to continue playing

Once he stops playing he will be able to focus fully on getting there and doing his coaching badges, which Terry has already started working on. Hopefully one day I'll be back here as a manager, that'...

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Alonso overcomes learning curve, engine change to start 5th

Hopefully Alonso will avoid the experience of three-time Indy 500 victor Dario Franchitti and Scott Dixon , who were robbed at gunpoint at a drive thru Taco Bell restaurant half a mile from t...

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Kyrie Irving talks Cavs-Warriors, matchup with Steph Curry

Kyrie Irving talks Cavs-Warriors, matchup with Steph Curry

And, for these Warriors , their thermal exhaust port very well may be the health of Andre Iguodala . "Right now it's just time you have to block out everything . "I don't like the attention", h...

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Predictions for Cavaliers-Warriors, round 3

Predictions for Cavaliers-Warriors, round 3

Each team has won one title, which makes this the rubber match of the series . The real problem with these Finals is that Curry didn't do what he did in the regular season, when he had one of the g...

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Mooy: A-League players good enough for the Championship & Premier League

Huddersfield have never played in the Premier League and haven't been a force in English football since the 1920s, when they won the title three times under legendary boss Herbert Chapman. If that was...

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Penguins defeat Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

Penguins defeat Predators in Game 1 of Stanley Cup Final

The Penguins scored two more goals in four minutes for a 3-0 first-period lead, thanks to Conor Sheary getting his first of the playoffs and Nick Bonino getting a lucky bounce from Rinne's sti...

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Guentzel scores late as Pens hang on for Game 1 win

Guentzel scores late as Pens hang on for Game 1 win

And then, with 3:17 remaining in the third period , Penguins forward Jake Guentzel scored the victor on just their seventh shot of the game. But the Penguins challenged the play on the basis that i...

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Adams: Wenger is 'addicted' to Arsenal

Asked if he would speak to the directors, he said: " The best presentation, watch the game and there can be no doubt ". Despite the calls from Chelsea players and fans for a penalty, "The Ox" says...

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LeBron James Says Thinking About Playing Warriors in Final Is 'Too Stressful'

According to recent odds by VegasInsider, the Warriors have 1/3 odds of capturing the title, while the Cavs have 11/5 odds. The NBA record is 12 in a row. For the third consecutive year, it's Clevel...

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Major League Baseball investigating if Kevin Pillar yelled homophobic slur in game

He uttered the slur in response to the pitch, and later apologized to Motte. Pillar was certainly rattled by the incident after Wednesday's game and profuse in his apology, though not specific about...

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Russia condemns latest N.Korea missile launches, calls for restraint

It was the North's third ballistic missile test in as many weeks and the 12th this year -- carried out in defiance of United Nations sanctions warnings and USA threats of possible military action, r...

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Kerr Says His Status Is 'Up In The Air' For Game 1

Although the Celtics were without their first point guard, and the biggest star Isaiah Thomas, who is injured and who is going to miss the rest of the season, the boys from MA could shock the re...

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Isaiah Thomas hopes to avoid surgery

He now has four MVP's, three NBA Championships, and three Finals MVP's. Golden State forward Draymond Green put it in much stronger words when he told NBA.com's David Aldridge in October tha...

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Takuma Sato First Japanese Driver to Win Indianapolis 500

Takuma Sato First Japanese Driver to Win Indianapolis 500

Castroneves was disappointed to fall short of the four-time winners club - particularly since it was his third runner-up finish. Funnily enough, it is almost 10 years to the day since Sato overto...

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Hansen expects ABs to face 'Warrenball' in Lions tests

If they lose it, then a 3-0 series whitewash beckons. Rob Andrew: "Rugby's just everywhere in New Zealand , they hate losing to anybody anywhere in the world , but particularly at home". Hansen ...

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Late goals lift Penguins in Stanley Cup Final opener

That's not bad company for Guentzel to join, and he tallied his ninth goal in his 11th playoff contest . Payne also thought there wasn't a lot of emotion in Game 1, which will surely change along t...

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Kyrie Irving, LeBron James power Cavs past Celtics in Game 4

Irving was basically unstoppable in the late second and entire third quarter. With a Game 5 win against the Celtics on Thursday night, the Cavaliers will now be going up against the Warriors in ...

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Sevilla keen on Arsenal frontman Lucas Perez?

Sevilla keen on Arsenal frontman Lucas Perez?

According to Spanish newspaper AS, Jorge Sampaoli is eyeing up a £17.5million move to bring Perez back to La Liga after he joined from Deportivo last summer for a similar fee. "I'd like more oppor...

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Was Buster Posey told to stay out of Bryce Harper fight?

Was Buster Posey told to stay out of Bryce Harper fight?

Posey has been criticized for not defending Strickland. Watch him do. nothing. And who drags Strickland, still fuming with jealousy, back to the Giants' dugout? "[They] got into it pretty good",...

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Manchester City signs Bernardo Silva for reported £43 million fee

Manchester City's busy summer transfer window looks set to continue as manager Pep Guardiola reportedly lines up a triple raid on his former club Barcelona. Silva's guile helped them finish third i...

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Ernesto Valverde Officially Named Barcelona Manager

Enrique announced in March that he would be leaving Barcelona . In the worst kept secret in European football, Ernesto Valverde was officially named Barcelona coach on Monday. He has also achieve...

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Ernesto Valverde set to replace Luis Enrique as Barcelona coach

Ernesto Valverde set to replace Luis Enrique as Barcelona coach

Luis Enrique , who announced that he would leave in March , took charge of the last game of his three-year tenure as Barcelona beat Alaves 3-1 to win the Copa del Rey on Saturday. Valverde will ...

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Nadal launches French Open title bid

Nadal launches French Open title bid

Former French Open runners-up Sam Stosur and Sara Errani, the latter coming through qualifying, also moved into round two. "I know I played good here before", she said. Having been blown away in t...

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Ray Pfeifer, firefighter, voice for 9/11 health care, dies

Ray Pfeifer, firefighter, voice for 9/11 health care, dies

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio honored Pfeifer with a key to New York City a year ago, "for his work to pass the Zadroga Bill", the mayor's office said in a tweet. Mayor de Blasio honored Pfeifer ...

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LeBron James says Cavs being underdogs to Warriors 'doesn't matter'

LeBron James says Cavs being underdogs to Warriors 'doesn't matter'

Kyrie Irving is the best ballhandler in the game today which makes him, arguably, the best ball handler in the history of the game. LeBron James says the challenge of facing the Golden State War...

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LeBron James versus Michael Jordan-The great debate

Without him, the Celtics went down predictably with last night's season-ending 135-102 Game 5 loss to Cleveland . "They just stayed resilient all year, got to the playoffs, and we really stepped ...

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