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Dodgers Unveil 'Powerful and Inspirational' Jackie Robinson Statue

Dodgers Unveil 'Powerful and Inspirational' Jackie Robinson Statue

The only thing to wonder about on the 70th anniversary of Robinson's debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers is why it took Major League Baseball more than a half-century to fully recognize his sacrifice an...

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Isco insists his future is at Real Madrid

Isco insists his future is at Real Madrid

Given how the season has gone, I can say that I didn't make a mistake. " Zidane makes the line-ups and is carrying the squad in an extraordinary way". But there will be no love lost between the two...

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Butler, Bulls claim Game 1 over Boston

Butler, Bulls claim Game 1 over Boston

He was playing about 37 hours after his 22-year-old sister had been killed in a auto crash in Washington and, while most people were moved by his emotions, Charles Barkley was not. When you get here, ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers' Top 5 X-Factors Entering 2017 NBA Playoffs

The morale was always up having him around. "They deserve that. They've been to back-to-back Finals and so until somebody knocks them off, as a defending champion, I think that's a fair way to view th...

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Slaven Bilić "disappointed" with Hammers defence in Sunderland draw

It has been quite a fall from grace for the former Everton, United and Real Sociedad manager who endured chants of "We want Moyes out" from all corners of an unusually hostile Stadium of Light durin...

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Russell Westbrook, Basketball Machine, Just Equalled A 55 YO NBA Record

Midway through the third quarter, Memphis made a run to cut the deficit to 4. Kevin Love led the Cavaliers with 28 points and 11 rebounds . After the first, he already had seven points and six r...

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Great Britain's Davis Cup defeat to France was cemented on Sunday

Great Britain's Davis Cup defeat to France was cemented on Sunday

Serbia's national tennis team is through to the Davis Cup semifinals after beating Spain 4-1 in Belgrade at the weekend. Viktor Troicki, the world 39, then made it 2-0 for Serbia by seeing off 19th-...

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Conte rates title chances at 50-50 after defeat

Conte rates title chances at 50-50 after defeat

Perhaps that was merely an example of a manager taking responsibility for a loss, but it could also have been a clever way of admonishing his team for their lack of desire in a game where they failed ...

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Tomas Hertl: Tomas Hertl and Sharks blanked by Oilers

The more worrying problem for the Oilers in game one was how badly the Sharks dominated puck battles. The series heads back to San Jose for Game 3 on Sunday . We're going to continue to try and i...

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After Middlesbrough Victory, Arsene Wenger Demands Perfection from Ailing Arsenal Squad

After Middlesbrough Victory, Arsene Wenger Demands Perfection from Ailing Arsenal Squad

Wenger said following the Riverside Stadium victory: "For us, the clarity is there - we have to win every game to have a chance to get in the top four, starting tonight". Middlesbrough equalised five ...

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LA Clippers Secure No. 4 Seed After Beat The Kings

Should they manage to win their first series, the Jazz would very likely play the Golden State Warriors - no small challenge, but perhaps one they're up to. Both teams stayed tied Monday. "At momen...

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Button backed to hit the ground running in Monaco

McLaren is back in the Indianapolis 500 for the first time in 38 years with Alonso's entry, a Dallara DW12 chassis run by Andretti Autosport. Romain Grosjean says he is surprised Fernando Alonso ha...

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Wanted Isco seeks long-term Real Madrid stay

The referee ruled the goal out and the player in question appeared to accept he'd shown a lack of sportsmanship. Los Blancos responded once again, however, with Morata levelling the scores just ...

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One Trump tweet, four whoppers about Kansas special election

One Trump tweet, four whoppers about Kansas special election

Collin C. Peterson's district, which gave Trump 62 percent). Trump had carried Sedgwick county by more than 18 percentage points. The contest had been a sleepy affair until last week when the campai...

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Kenyan Runners Sweep 121st Boston Marathon17:10

But it wasn't a bad day to be an American, either. Kirui, who gave Kenya's first victory in the men's race since Wesley Korir's victory in 2012, was toe-to-toe with American Galen Rupp at the 35km m...

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Chelsea legend: 'Real pressure' is on Spurs in title race

Chelsea legend: 'Real pressure' is on Spurs in title race

So far has been okay for me but I still have to show I can give more. "In this case the fault is of the coach". "If we win our games it doesn't matter what Tottenham do". The strikes by Rashford and...

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'James with the step' - LeBron slams down big dunk against Indiana Pacers

Neither of the Cleveland Cavaliers' first two playoff wins were ideal, but their 2-0 series lead is all that matters to LeBron James . I understand there's some mistakes that happen throughout the ...

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North Korea accuses the US of provoking a nuclear war

When a North Korean missile launch failed over the weekend, there were rumors of US sabotage. "If China is unable to deal with North Korea, the United States and our allies will", Pence said. Trump,...

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NBA Playoff scoreboard from Monday

Memphis was outscored by 34 points over the final three quarters in dropping its ninth straight postseason game to San Antonio . Third-seeded Toronto was overwhelmed by Giannis Antetokounmpo's 28 poi...

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The Grizzlies can't stop Kawhi Leonard

The Grizzlies can't stop Kawhi Leonard

Marc fakes big bro Pau out of his shoes before driving into the lane and scoring like he's a guard. Johnson scored a team-high 21 points off the bench for the Jazz, who lost Gobert less than 20 se...

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Emotional Anthony Johnson Announces Retirement After Loss to Cormier

Johnson initiated the wrestling with Cormier, something he was repeatedly advised not to do as we know from the transcribed corner audio that has emerged after the fight. Cormier popped back up and re...

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Spurs Blow Past Grizzlies With Strong Second Half In 111-82 Win

The Grizzlies went down 0-2 against the Spurs on Monday night. Kawhi Leonard led the Spurs with a career-playoff-high-tying 32 points, 15 of which came in the third quarter when he matched the Grizz...

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First woman to officially run Boston Marathon finishes race again at 70

First woman to officially run Boston Marathon finishes race again at 70

Hasay's third-place finish at 2:23:00 is the fastest marathon debut for an American woman in history and by almost three full minutes. Hasay crossed 69 seconds behind champion Edna Kiplagat , who clo...

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Browns ownership releases statement on Dan Rooney's passing

Browns ownership releases statement on Dan Rooney's passing

He was a man of few words, but his words always came from the heart. In 2000, he was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and two years later, turned day-to-day control of the Steelers over to...

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Fabio Borini and Wahbi Khazri ruin David Moyes' skepticism

Fabio Borini and Wahbi Khazri ruin David Moyes' skepticism

Despite the frustrations of many Sunderland fans, Moyes will likely remain manager of the club next season even if they are relegated. Do David Moyes' guys stand the opportunity of survival? A Che...

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Boston Celtics: 5 Takeaways From Game 1

No one would have faulted Isaiah Thomas if he didn't play in Game 1 of the Boston Celtics' first-round series against the Chicago Bulls. "The thoughts and prayers of the entire Celtics organization ar...

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Pochettino confident of Tottenham overtaking Chelsea in the table

Pochettino confident of Tottenham overtaking Chelsea in the table

Not only did Mousa Dembele score his first goal of the season, but substitute striker Vincent Jansson netted in stoppage time for his first from open play in the league since joining Tottenham past ...

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Richard Sherman and Russell Wilson show support for Isaiah Thomas

If the Celtics can offer the same support to Thomas on the court that they have off the court, this should still be a short series. However, it was the Celtics that emerged triumphant in the last pl...

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LeBron James offers condolences to Boston Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas

There has been no official word on whether Isaiah Thomas will play. The challenge for the Celtics now is to push forward in this series while trying to support Thomas. "I think they really appreciat...

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Brazilian brilliance wins it for Liverpool — In Focus

Brazilian brilliance wins it for Liverpool — In Focus

Posting on his personal Instagram account , former Liverpool midfielder Thompson claimed "huge pressure" had been relieved from Klopp's shoulders regarding his tactical nous. Safe, says Klopp, but ...

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