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Who Are Celtics Fans Rooting For In The NBA Finals?

The Wine & Gold have won nine straight Playoff road contests - second-longest streak in National Basketball Association history - dating back to Game 5 of the 2016 Finals , when the Cavaliers d...

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Pens wary, Predators confident for Game 2

Waddell was kicked out of the arena after throwing the fish Monday night during the second period as the Penguins led the Predators 3-0 at PPG Paints Arena. Rinne was 4-0 in the playoffs following...

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Wenger set to agree new Arsenal deal

Wenger met with majority shareholder Stan Kroenke on Monday, and the duo were expected to notify Arsenal's board of directors on Tuesday of the decision. Wenger also has to secure the futures of A...

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Warriors do not need to be flawless to beat Cavs say pundits

A month later, Steph was stepping back again as the Warriors welcomed Kevin Durant to their star-studded roster. I see nothing preventing them from going to eight to ten straight Finals. Early in Ga...

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National Basketball Association star LeBron James' property in L.A. vandalized with racial slur

Fox Sports predicted that in the National Basketball Association 2017 Finals there will be plenty of moments between LeBron James and Kevin Durant . Look for Cleveland to take an early series ...

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Per Mertesacker: The more people write me off, the stronger I get

Per Mertesacker: The more people write me off, the stronger I get

Taylor and the linesman who called Ramsey offside, the decision was overturned as the duo decided that Ramsey neither touched the ball nor appeared to interfere in play. In doing so, Wenger denied t...

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Day misses out in sudden-death playoff

Everyone, including Horschel, expected the former No. 1 to make it. Hahn is at 12-under-par 198 while fellow American Billy Horschel is one stroke back after a four-under 66 that included making b...

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Arsene Wenger and the board have already agreed to contract terms

He met with majority owner Stan Kroenke on Tuesday (NZ time ) to determine his future with the club's board being notified at a meeting on Wednesday (NZT), according to the BBC. Making that slogan ...

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State of Origin fever hits Port Douglas

After one of the more shocking Origin results in recent memory, Queensland's senior players were frank in their assessment of the Maroons' performance. The booming lyrics to Birds of Tokyo's smash hit...

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State of Origin 2017: Take your corners

State of Origin 2017: Take your corners

Fifita powered through the line from Pearce's inside pass and a perfectly timed offload from the prop found Cronulla Sharks team-mate James Maloney, who side-stepped Boyd to go in under the posts and ...

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Denver Post writer fired after expressing discomfort at Japanese Indy 500 victor

At the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis , he said the drive to the finish against Helio Castroneves , who was seeking a fourth Indy 500 win, was intense. I came here to prove myself, to challe...

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'Racially motivated slur' spray-painted at Lebron James' home in LA

I'll stay a part of the game and still be able to put people in positions of power. The past two NBA Finals series between the Cavs and Warriors have been defined by the small forward matchup. L...

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Calling record 12th NBA Finals, Breen reflects on career, LeBron's evolution

But they flipped a switch in the playoffs, improving their defensive play in particular, to lose just a game - against the Celtics - in the lead-up to the Finals. James was the central force around ...

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Bonino returns for Penguins in 1-1 Game 2

Then, just over three minutes later, the Predators had their second own-goal in as many games, when Vernon Fiddler's skate knocked a bouncing puck through Rinne's five-hole - the goal officially goes ...

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Catfish watch is on for Game 2 of Cup Final

Game two of the series will be played in Pittsburgh on Wednesday (8 pm ET) as the Predators look to answer back and to steal home-ice advantage in the best-of-seven series. Scott Wilson and Evgen...

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Penguins take 2-0 Stanley Cup lead with win vs. Predators

They erased a three-goal deficit and outshot Pittsburgh 26-12 before losing 5-3. That was more than he allowed in the entire first-round series against the Blackhawks. In the process, he has put h...

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There was no need for BCCI to meet PCB: Goel

Given the traditional rivalry between the two teams, cricket just can not be divorced from overall bilateral relations. Defending champions India open their campaign in the ICC event with a marque...

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National Basketball Association star LeBron James' West LA home vandalized with racial slur

Steve Kerr looks better than he has since he took a leave of absence during the Golden State Warriors' first-round playoff series, and there's a chance he coaches at some point against the? When t...

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LeBron James: "I will own a team someday. That's my next thing".

Chris Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade teamed up in Miami to play in four Finals, win two titles. In the Western Conference Finals , when the Warriors faced the San Antonio Spurs for the right ...

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Can Celtics Overcome Home Woes To Extend Eastern Conference Finals?

Boston managed to pull off a surprise victory in Game 3 of the series , but was unable to contain an occasionally historic display of shooting from Cleveland , who now advance to the NBA Finals ...

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Mr. Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot

Poor Mr. Met. We all get frustrated from time to time. "I don't fine anybody", manager Craig Counsell said . Hitting coach Kevin Long, according to Collins, has spoken with Conforto recently about ...

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Huddersfield have been celebrating their promotion to the Premier League

And their hero, once again, was on-loan Liverpool goalkeeper Danny Ward who, fresh from saving two spot-kicks in the semifinal against Sheffield Wednesday, kept out Jordan Obita's effort. "This pr...

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National Football League clarifies legal touchdown celebrations: Snow angels are in, twerking is out

National Football League clarifies legal touchdown celebrations: Snow angels are in, twerking is out

Will this allow for more tie games? In another change that will affect the transaction wire in 2017, National Football League owners voted to allow each team to restore to the active roster two pla...

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Warriors seek redemption, Cavs want repeat as Finals open

Irving was better than Curry during the Cavs' final three wins a year ago, Love is hitting more than 40 percent of his 3-point attempts in the playoffs and Thompson might be the most underapprecia...

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Arsene Wenger signs new two-year contract with Arsenal

Arsene Wenger signs new two-year contract with Arsenal

The extension is sure to inflame a sizable portion of the team's fan base, which is tired of the team's inability to win the Premier League under Wenger (he has three titles but none since 2003-...

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Atletico denials as Man Utd target Griezmann drops further hint

Whether he left Atleti this summer was always likely to be his own decision , with Manchester United willing to pay his buyout clause and rendering Atletico powerless to stop him. Now they risk poten...

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LeBron's focus shifted from Finals to racism after vandalism

This season, James averaged 26.4 points plus career highs of 8.6 rebounds and 8.7 assists as well as a league-high 37.8 minutes on the court a game. Good luck double teaming any of the three, and defe...

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LeBron James: "I will own a team" After Retiring from Basketball

LeBron James is headed to a seventh straight NBA Finals appearance, so there's no reason not to think the Warriors can do at least one better with their superstar core, right? Last year, the Cav...

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Denver Sportswriter Fired Over Racial Tweet About Indy 500 victor

Denver Sportswriter Fired Over Racial Tweet About Indy 500 victor

Chris Perez of the New York Post noted Frei's tweet caused a firestorm of backlash before he deleted it and posted the subsequent apology. I looked at the times and, frankly, for his first eve...

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Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

Well, if I were the one choosing (and I'm not), history would be made. Nashville's Matt Irwin drilled Pittsburgh's Matt Cullen from behind into the boards in the first period , a hit that left the ...

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