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Warriors and Cavs benefit from rest, National Basketball Association tries to reduce it

Warriors and Cavs benefit from rest, National Basketball Association tries to reduce it

Thompson, arguably the best shooter in the National Basketball Association after Curry, has missed 42 of his 66 attempts behind the arc this postseason but has contributed in other areas. "I heard ...

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Arsene Wenger silent on his contract situation as Arsenal miss the cut

Some fans had been hoping that they would be given the option to opt out of Europa League fixtures altogether, but that is not the case. Elsewhere, yet another Harry Kane hat-trick brought his leagu...

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Predators fan charged after throwing catfish onto ice during Game 1

The Penguins, on the other hand, have the cheapest average ticket at $1,270, with tonight's Game 2 the least expensive ticket of the Stanley Cup Final , averaging $473.15. "But we outshot and outpl...

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England and Bangladesh aim to banish batting blues in Champions Trophy opener

Jason Roy is part of our strong opening partnership with Alex Hales. Asked if Roy's place would be under threat if he didn't come good in the first couple of group games, Morgan replied: "I can not...

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Newcomers to Cavs-Warriors rivalry embrace Finals

Among active NBA players, only Utah's Joe Johnson has played in more play-off games (112) without playing in the NBA Finals than Korver (104) or West (95). I'm surprised too, like what the hell ...

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Djokovic, Nadal, Muguruza ease into French Open 2nd round

Djokovic, Nadal, Muguruza ease into French Open 2nd round

The 12-time grand slam champion parted company with his entire coaching team earlier this month, admitting he needed to rediscover his spark after some disappointing results this year including a se...

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Comfortable wins for Djokovic, Nadal at French Open

Comfortable wins for Djokovic, Nadal at French Open

With Granollers' mistakes accumulating, Djokovic needed just one match point to close out the match . Djokovic is to face either compatriot Janko Tipsarevic or Portugal's Joao Sousa for a pla...

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Cavaliers set for third straight NBA Finals vs. Warriors after bouncing Celtics

Uncle Drew, Kyrie Irving slowed down in this game deliverin24points and 7 assists, but Kevin Love maintained his double-double streak, with 15 points and 11 rebounds. It was particularly interesti...

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LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home

LA police were investigating Wednesday as James and the defending champion Cleveland Cavaliers prepared for Thursday night's Game 1 at Golden State. The next season, the Cavs went to the Finals and ...

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Round One exits for Kerber, Erakovic at Roland-Garros

Kerber had admitted heading into the tournament that she was struggling to move on the clay and it showed once again as Makarova blew her away on Philippe-Chatrier. Kvitova's serve remained a potent w...

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NBA star LeBron James' property in L.A. vandalized with racial slur

According to the odds makers in Las Vegas and the number crunchers at analytical sites, the Warriors are the clear favorites to win the series after sweeping their way through the playoffs with a re...

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Djokovic, Nadal Start Solid; American Nightmare at French Open

He will take on Netherlands' Robin Haase in his next match but after being broken twice by Paire on Monday, he insists there is one key area he needs to improve on. "I pulled my back yesterday and...

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Lions 2017: Why the All Blacks will tame the Lions

Lions 2017: Why the All Blacks will tame the Lions

The acrimony of the incident permeated throughout the tour. Once the suit snaps were taken, the lads changed into some more comfortable gear for the long-haul flights to New Zealand . Final test dr...

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Predators' Pontus Aberg scores go-ahead goal before exiting for concussion tests

Anaheim Ducks captain Ryan Getzlaf has been fined thousands of dollars for making an "inappropriate remark" during Game 4 of the Western Conference finals. But as the day wore on, the injuries ke...

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Petra Kvitova wins first match following knife attack

Petra Kvitova wins first match following knife attack

The expectations are much bigger, especially in the big tournaments and the grand slams. "She's a No. 1 and she's a great player and I knew that I have to win it; she's not going to miss it", Makarova...

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Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland trade punches in Washington Nationals' 3-0 win

Bryce Harper, Hunter Strickland trade punches in Washington Nationals' 3-0 win

There is little sense in risking an injury for someone's vendetta. Today, Strickland was able to get, what he believed was revenge, and through doing so, got both himself and Harper ejected from the...

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LeBron James addresses home vandalism with powerful response about race in America

Speaking to reporters ahead of Thursday's Game 1 of the NBA Finals , James thought back to Emmett Till, who was lynched in MS in 1955 at 14 years old, and made a moving statement about race in Americ...

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Hayne re-signs with Gold Coast Titans on mega deal

Jarryd Hayne in action for the Gold Coast Titans against the Warriors at Cbus Super Stadium past year. "I found out, to be honest, in the hours leading up to the game", he said. In March 2015, Hayne...

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No. 1 Angelique Kerber out in historic upset at French Open

Paris - Angelique Kerber admitted the pressure of being world number one was beginning to eat away at her fragile confidence after becoming the first top seed in French Open history to lose in th...

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Montero recalls Zidane's last Juve-Real final

Montero recalls Zidane's last Juve-Real final

Although Bale has come through recent training sessions unscathed, the 27-year-old is still continuing his recovery from ankle ligament damage. They've had to face Bayern and Atletico in the last ...

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Cavaliers rebound with Game 4 win over Celtics

The Cavaliers , who rallied from a 3-1 series deficit to beat the Warriors in last year's finals, set an National Basketball Association record in winning their 13th straight playoff series c...

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Charges dropped against Penguins game catfish thrower

Subban scored 7:13 into the first period of Game 1 . And while the Predators desperately need Rinne to rebound and return to form, they also need a way to keep Guentzel, who scored his leading 11th...

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Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final

Pens, Preds could have same lineups for Game 2 of Cup Final

Maybe it's a bit of both. He later had a relationship with Olympic ski champion Lindsey Vonn that lasted two years. It's their ability to survive when they don't. "It was awesome. Did we score?" "But ...

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Arsene Wenger fires warning at Ozil and Sanchez

The Chile global scored 24 times in the Premier League this season and those kind of statistics combined with the Gunners' failure to qualify for the Champions League mean Sanchez looks a prime ca...

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Warriors do not need to be perfect to beat Cavs

James eventually led the Cavaliers to five consecutive playoff berths, including a trip to the NBA Finals in 2007, but he infamously left Cleveland as a free agent in 2010 to sign with the M...

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Horschel wins in playoff

Horschel secured the $1.35 million winner's check with a routine par on the playoff hole, leaving an 18-foot birdie putt roughly 2 inches short before tapping in for the stroke that sealed his win. Hi...

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Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh

Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh

A lot of goaltending is played between the ears. It was only the sixth time he's seen less than 20 shots in a postseason start. Last year, some fans got hold of an eight-foot replica of a hammerhead...

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Kevin Durant Can't Win in These NBA Finals with Fans or Media

They've been super-impressive. It's kind of in our minds that that's who we were going to see. "It's been a long journey, some ups and downs but it's well worth it once you get here in the Finals...

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Arsenal would be 'right' to sell Ozil and Sanchez - Keown

Arsenal would be 'right' to sell Ozil and Sanchez - Keown

The Chilean global and the World Cup victor with Germany have not committed their future to their current employers, with Sanchez earlier confirming that he will decide his future after the end of...

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Cavs, Warriors set for ultimate finals battle

Tristan Thompson will have to dominate the boards in his matchup with Zaza Pachulia and/or JaVale McGee to keep Cleveland rolling ... The Warriors have won all but two of their games by double dig...

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