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Sidney Crosby mashes PK Subban's head into ice during Game 5

That wasn't the only time Crosby's antics were called into question. "I know just being around Sid and talking to Sid how much this means to him", Cullen said . Pittsburgh's best players had their ...

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Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride

Warriors Durant not simply along for Finals ride

One win from his first championship and probably the NBA Finals MVP award along with it, Durant is the flawless player in the ideal place. "We just felt like the way they play, Kyrie and LeBron ha...

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Penguins on brink of repeat after blowout win

The victor of Game 5 has won the championship 17 times . He also managed to pull through for the Penguins in the Stanley Cup Finals last season, after winning the first two games and losing Game 3....

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LeBron James Kicked Andre Iguodala in the Groin During Game 3

But he was at ease in transition, just as he has been all along this spring, strangely enough, the hero turned villain, the passenger now in the driver's seat. It's what they were missing, too. "And I...

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Penguins trying to pull positives from negatives before Game 5

Pittsburgh has won five straight on home ice, and has avoided going winless in three straight contests since a four-game slide in late March that featured three straight home defeats. The Game 4 g...

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LeBron James rocked on crash with Tristan Thompson

LeBron James rocked on crash with Tristan Thompson

It will be a massive upset, I think, if they're not there each and every year". Was I underrating him. And Game 7? Well, LeBron hadn't lost a Game 7 since 2008. He and Durant combined for 66 points ...

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Bayern Munich ready to make Alexis Sanchez their highest-paid player

Bayern Munich ready to make Alexis Sanchez their highest-paid player

The Dutchman scored 30 goals as Manchester United marched to the title, and there can be no debate that Sanchez can do the same for City. The same article states that Bayern's huge contract offer ha...

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Preds Try To Solve Penguins' Home Ice Edge In Game 5

But it felt like every Pittsburgh shot was high-quality and the resulting saves were just as momentous. In Game 1, Nashville became the first team to hold an opponent without a shot on goal in a p...

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General Election 2017: Shock as exit poll predicts hung parliament

Protocol means that the previous government generally remains in place while there is a period of negotiation while discussions take place to form a coalition. In 2010, that was the Liberal Democrats....

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Clutch Warriors win had roots in heartbreaking loss

His three-pointer with 45.3 seconds remaining was the go-ahead basket as the Warriors scored the game's final 11 points. LeBron James had 39 and Kyrie Irving put up 38 for Cleveland , which h...

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Alexis Sanchez dedicates FA Cup win to Arsenal fans

It was a special moment for Wenger personally, with the beleaguered manager claiming a seventh FA Cup winners' medal. "I'm just blessed for this opportunity", he added. A controversial Alexis Sanc...

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Norris' home runs help Rays hold off White Sox 7-5

Norris' home runs help Rays hold off White Sox 7-5

Jake Odorizzi struck out eight while allowing three runs over 6 2/3 innings in a win over the White Sox on Thursday. But he has been an improved offensive player, as well, coming into Thursday's cont...

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Novak Djokovic 'tanked' the last set, says McEnroe

Novak Djokovic 'tanked' the last set, says McEnroe

There might have been a hunger gap on Wednesday, but it would come as a shock if there was one today. Top-ranked Andy Murray is through to the French Open semifinals after beating eighth-seede...

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Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh Penguins take 3-2 lead over Nashville Predators

Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh Penguins take 3-2 lead over Nashville Predators

Pittsburgh scored three times each in the first two periods. "I would say Mike Fisher is the most likely of those to score", said Weber, who them dropped a possible scenario, saying, "Yannick Webe...

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Pittsburg crushes Nashville to take 3-2 lead

Even Ron Hainsey scored. Saros didn't have much luck either, thanks to the reappearance of the high-level offensive efficiency that got the Penguins to this point. "If you've got a team that has mom...

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Pens regroup as they return for Game 5

For that to happen, players like Crosby (one goal and three assists in the last four games), Malkin (two goals in four games) and Kessel (no goals and one assist) will have to be the game's best playe...

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Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

Kiwis beat British to reach America's Cup challenger finals

Earlier Team New Zealand came from behind to comfortably beat the British boat and go within one race of eliminating Sir Ben Ainslie's team. In the other semi-final, SoftBank Team Japan lead Swede...

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Penguins regroup, Predators look for road magic in Game 5

Penguins regroup, Predators look for road magic in Game 5

The Penguins finished with the least number of losses (6) in the regular season, while the Predators finished with the third-fewest number of losses (9). Defensively, the Pittsburgh Penguins are all...

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Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

It was the fifth 6-goal beating in Cup Final history, meaning the game tied for the seventh-biggest blowout on record in this round. Game 6 is Sunday night in Nashville . Now they head to Pittsbur...

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Lesson In How The Mighty Can Fall With Djokovic Down And Out

Lesson In How The Mighty Can Fall With Djokovic Down And Out

It is a repeat of last year's semi-final when Andy Murray produced arguably his greatest match on clay to defeat reigning champion Stan Wawrinka . He then also held all four majors and became the...

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Defending French champ Djokovic ousted by Thiem

Defending French champ Djokovic ousted by Thiem

His opponent in Friday's semifinals, Dominic Thiem , entered the year's second Grand Slam tournament with some success on the surface, too, reaching a pair of finals and handing Nadal that lone los...

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Motorcycling-British rider dies after Isle of Man TT race crash

Motorcycling-British rider dies after Isle of Man TT race crash

In statement this evening, race organisers ACU Events Ltd said they wished to extend their "deepest sympathies to Alan's family and friends". The race is an annual motorcycle event run on the Isle...

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'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid C.F.

'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid C.F.

But under Zinedine Zidane , Rodriguez has slipped down the pecking order. 'He said at half-time that we needed to be more aggressive, to not allow Juve to keep the ball easily like they did in firs...

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Pliskova reaches semifinals of the French Open

Pliskova reaches semifinals of the French Open

Thiem was caught off guard by Djokovic , while the Serbian played extremely well, one of the best matches of his entire year. Roger Federer misses out injured, but Rafa Nadal, Andy Murray and d...

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Pitt releases Johnson to play at UNC as graduate transfer

Pitt releases Johnson to play at UNC as graduate transfer

However, Pittsburgh refused to release Johnson to another ACC school putting his status for next season in doubt. This new ruling means Johnson will be provide the Tar Heels with a strong option...

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Australia decides to toughen parole laws after fatal siege

Australia decides to toughen parole laws after fatal siege

Australian police were conducting a "counter-terrorism operation" in Melbourne early on Friday, just days after a deadly siege by a lone gunman in the country's second biggest city. The raids aimed ...

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Warriors set NBA Finals record for made 3s in a quarter

Golden State's only competition is with Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant, Michael Jordan and the Bulls, and other great teams from the past. Curry and Kerr walked through security and were immediately...

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Garbine Muguruza hits out at French Open crowd

Court Philippe Chatrier hosts her quarter-final clash against Swiss Timea Bacsinszky and the crowd is set to be fired up as they hope for a first French champion here since Mary Pierce lifted the Su...

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How Lionel Messi Really Feels About Cristiano Ronaldo, Their Soccer Rivalry

How Lionel Messi Really Feels About Cristiano Ronaldo, Their Soccer Rivalry

This year the list is topped for the second year in a row by Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo , with earnings of $93m, $5m more than last year. Barcelona relinquished the La Liga title to Ronal...

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Crusaders braced for Lions backlash

To combat the All Blacks-laden pack of the Crusaders , with six of the eight players having test experience, Gatland has given props Tadhg Furlong and Mako Vunipola their first starts of the to...

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