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Noah Syndergaard explains why he might have to start getting manicures

Though the Mets made it a game, it was a frustrating conclusion to a frustrating four-game series. Matt Harvey limited the Marlins to two runs (one earned) on seven hits, walked two and struck out f...

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Local runners Rupp, Hasay finish in Top 3 at Boston Marathon

The 121st Boston Marathon takes place Monday, and two Portland-based, ex-University of OR runners figure to be in the thick of the battle for individual titles. It's the first time Kiplagat, a two-t...

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Dybala thanks Allegri for aiding his development

The French outfit let a 4-0 first leg lead against Barcelona slip, as they lost 6-1 in Spain, and crashed out of the Champions League . "I'm very happy and proud to be part of this team", the 23-...

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Tip-in by Ryan lifts Senators over Bruins 4-3 in overtime

The Sens deserved that win, Boston played hard but 1-1 in the series was a fair reflection. The Senators are 1-6 in their last 7 road games, 1-4 in their last 5 Monday games and 14-6 in their la...

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Boston Marathon Banned 15 Runners From This Year's Race

Switzer, who ran her last marathon in 2011, told The Boston Globe that her training techniques have evolved since preparing for the 1967 Boston Marathon, although at least one pre-race ritual hasn...

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EPL: Manchester United defeat Chelsea 2-0, revive fight for title

EPL: Manchester United defeat Chelsea 2-0, revive fight for title

It would still be a huge surprise if Chelsea fail to get the job done. The Chelsea striker was dispossessed 10 times during the game with United. Ten! He said: "After a defeat it is not right to...

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Efficient Rangers overcome Canadiens in Game One

Efficient Rangers overcome Canadiens in Game One

There's a couple of guys who would be the first to tell you, 'I need to be better, ' and we all know that. The Rangers also see themselves as Stanley Cup contenders and are eager to erase the memo...

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Koeman: Lukaku won't sign new Everton FC deal

The PFA Player of the Year nominee has reportedly refused to sign a new contract at Goodison Park and manager Ronald Koeman is now planning for life without the division's top scorer. According to sou...

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Stan Collymore shares his opinion on Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur title race

Stan Collymore shares his opinion on Chelsea v Tottenham Hotspur title race

Mauricio Pochettino masterminded his Spurs side to a 4-0 thrashing of Bournemouth the day before to earn their seventh win in a row while Chelsea suffered their second defeat in four games. Mourinho a...

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Jérôme Boateng: Guardiola needs 12 months for players to understand his system

Jérôme Boateng: Guardiola needs 12 months for players to understand his system

Pep Guardiola's men completely controlled the game and won comfortably with Sergio Aguero and Delph adding to a first-half own goal from Ahmed Elmohamady. Manchester City's season has hit a bump at a...

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Warriors beat Trail Blazers, Wizards defeat Hawks

Warriors beat Trail Blazers, Wizards defeat Hawks

McCollum also grabbed eight rebounds, as he and Damian Lillard , who added 34 points, combined for 75 of the Trail Blazers' total points. After playing exceptional basketball over the final four w...

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Russell Westbrook Breaks NBA Record for Single-Season Triple-Doubles

Most often, it's points, rebounds and assists. The loss eliminated Denver from playoff contention, which also shows Westbrook's ruthless nature. Westbrook has recorded 42 triple-doubles this s...

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Australia defends its world title in men's team pursuit

Valente, Catlin and Dygert were part of the USA team that won the silver medal in women's team pursuit in the Rio Olympics. I know I'm going to watch it back and pick it apart and think, "Argh, that's...

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Five Blackhawks' keys for Game 2 vs. Predators

Five Blackhawks' keys for Game 2 vs. Predators

Of course, the Hawks had a very good collection players previous year and dipped out in the first round at the hands of a divisional opponent (the St. "We got the result we wanted, but we've got a l...

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Blues vs. Wild game three preview: Sanford stays in

He's stopped 114 of the 117 shots he's faced for a.974 save percentage and 0.91 goals-against-average against a Wild team that ranked second in the National Hockey League in scoring during the regula...

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Neymar handed 3 match ban, Misses Clasico

That carries a one-match ban - but referee Jesus Gil Manzano wrote in his report that the Brazil global had "sarcastically applauded" the fourth official as he left the pitch. The suspension means tha...

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Oilers beat Canucks 3-2 to clinch second in Pacific Division

Oilers beat Canucks 3-2 to clinch second in Pacific Division

That kind of hitting can go a long way in a playoff series to set the tone and wear down opposing attackers. "I think the Hart Trophy balloting is a moot point, to be honest with you". This season, ...

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Sharks Outlast Oilers in Game 1 OT Thriller

Score close situations can be very predictive of a team's true ability , but those numbers are a likely product of score effects, as the Sharks trailed 2-0 entering the second period of Game 1 b...

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Dodgers unveil Jackie Robinson statue

Dodgers unveil Jackie Robinson statue

By breaking the color barrier at the highest level, Robinson altered not only the game of baseball but also all of society. So on this day - April 15, 2017 - we celebrate Jackie Robinson Day, ...

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Canadiens top Rangers to take series lead

The Rangers were not overly concerned about being outshot 58-38 in Game 2. Six minutes into the period, Shea Weber came close to tying the game when his shot rang off the crossbar. Marc-Andre Fleu...

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Luck offers no timetable for return from shoulder surgery

Luck offers no timetable for return from shoulder surgery

But after missing games for the first time in his six-year National Football League career last season while recovering from back surgery, Watt relished the day. You play through pain. "I am in Day ...

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Four Billings women compete in Boston Marathon

Manuela Schar of Switzerland finished in an unofficial 1 hour, 28 minutes, 17 seconds to win the women's wheelchair race on Monday. In 1967, when Switzer, her then-boyfriend Tom Miller, and coach A...

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Montgomery gets 1st win, Yanks beat White Sox for 8th in row

Montgomery gets 1st win, Yanks beat White Sox for 8th in row

The manager said he thought Montgomery (1-0) would be more settled in the second big league outing and through six innings if the 24-year-old lefty was calmer he might have been passed out. Blake Snel...

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Jurgen Klopp relieved by Liverpool win at West Brom

Jurgen Klopp relieved by Liverpool win at West Brom

Hal Robson-Kanu later shot tamely into Mignolet's arms. A rare chance for Pulis's side came with 12 minutes remaining as Jake Livermore dragged a shot well wide of Mignolet's goal. We kept the bal...

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NBA Playoffs 2017: Clippers vs. Jazz Game 1 live stream

NBA Playoffs 2017: Clippers vs. Jazz Game 1 live stream

The Los Angeles Clippers are looking to make a deep run for the first time in franchise history. It's the new kid on the block vs. the grizzly veterans. "It was a good experience for them and good...

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Sadio Mane tells Liverpool fans he'll return 'even better than before'

Sadio Mane tells Liverpool fans he'll return 'even better than before'

Mané was injured in a challenge with Everton's Leighton Baines in Liverpool's 3-1 Merseyside derby victory earlier this month, but an initial diagnosis was delayed because of the amount of swellin...

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Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra emotional after missing playoffs

Three players will be out because of injury; Sean Kilpatrick with a hamstring, Quincy Acy with an ankle injury and Joe Harris with a shoulder injury. It was an episode that left the Miami Heat nu...

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Guardiola hoping Kompany stays fit after ending goal drought

The German's goal looked the knockout blow for the southerners when minutes later De Bruyne was on hand once again and, with a clever dink from the touchline, setup Aguero to head home from a yard o...

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RHP Graveman goes on DL, SS Semien headed for wrist surgery

RHP Graveman goes on DL, SS Semien headed for wrist surgery

Semien has been bothered by soreness in his wrist since spring training and underwent an MRI scan Saturday. But he exited after just five innings and 74 pitches Friday against Houston, and manager Bob...

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Guardiola: We were finally able to make 20-25 passes

Guardiola: We were finally able to make 20-25 passes

Saints manager Claude Puel: "We didn't show the Southampton quality on the pitch, we were nervous". Steven Davis is available after recovering from an ankle problem but Oriol Romeu is suspended. ...

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