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What if the Detroit Pistons had LeBron James or Kevin Durant?

The Cavs had a chance for 50 in the quarter when LeBron James went to the line with 2.9 seconds left, but he came up way short on the first. Kevin Durant is an exceptionally good basketballer. It...

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Penguins cruise past Predators in Game 5 of Stanley Cup Final

This was the Crosby who asserts his will on games, who's unrelenting and unstoppable by any natural force. Once the Rangers lost to the bone-dry Senators in the second round, hope in the Eastern Con...

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Preds fall behind early, will face elimination in Game 6

Through four games, Nashville has more goals, more shots on goal and a bit more swagger than Pittsburgh . Crosby , who finished the game with three assists, said it was accident after the game...

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Polanski rape victim wants case ended

In the past, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Scott Gordon has rejected Polanski's efforts to resolve the case while he remained a fugitive and has declined to say if he would be sentenced to more...

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Tottenham forward Harry Kane will be an all time England great - Provan

Tottenham forward Harry Kane will be an all time England great - Provan

The 27-year-old has had no choice but to put that setback behind him and look to the future. Scotland and Celtic midfielder Scott Brown insists he has nothing to prove against England when the t...

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Warriors confident in ability to bounce back from game four loss

And James' hero sidekick, Kyrie Irving , dismantled the Warriors' defense, scoring 40 points, mostly on shots that were, to use a phrase coined by a Channel 7 producer, Kyriediculous. Now, Golden ...

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Kimi Raikkonen speaks out to defend Ferrari

After spending the first part of his session in the garage while McLaren rectified a hydraulics issue on his vehicle, Fernando Alonso set a late flying lap to snatch seventh place behind Williams...

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Hill, Maeda combine to five-hit Reds in Dodgers' 7-2 win

Hill, Maeda combine to five-hit Reds in Dodgers' 7-2 win

On Friday, Cozart whiffed while Votto smacked a solo homer. Wojciechowski yielded two runs on eight hits with six strikeouts and two walks in six innings in his last outing, a 4-2 win over the St. He ...

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Gareth Southgate reminds England fans they are 'ambassadors' ahead of Scotland trip

Asked if the record is relevant, Strachan said: 'I would hope not. The 27-year-old has had no choice but to put that setback behind him and look to the future. But more importantly to me, we are dev...

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Bachinski and Ostapenko - polufinalistov Roland Garros

Perhaps the most naturally gifted shotmaker in the game, Ostapenko continued her attack and after a long third game, she found herself with a break point chance, but Wozniacki fought it off to hold....

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Sri Lanka play out of their skins; silence India

Sri Lanka play out of their skins; silence India

That brought Kusal Mendis to the crease, and alongside Danushka Gunathilaka , they shared in a game-defining 159-run partnership which set the Sri Lankans up for the huge chase. We are playing agai...

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Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

The 6-0 score tied for the seventh-biggest blowout in Stanley Cup Final history. Ellis has skated only two shifts in the second, a big loss for the Predators as they trail 5-0 and are well on their wa...

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Tiger Woods told officers during arrest he had taken Xanax

Tiger Woods told officers during arrest he had taken Xanax

The Golf Channel managed to get hold of a... Woods was discovered asleep behind the wheel of his 2015 Mercedes while he was on the side of the road in the early morning hours of May 29. "I asked Wo...

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Cavs' Irving 'looking forward' to Game 4 challenge

Cavs' Irving 'looking forward' to Game 4 challenge

But it seems like an even more improbable task than it did a year ago. For James, it was a record-setting night. Golden State has yet to lose a game in this season's playoffs. "Now that we're ...

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Louisville slides by Kentucky in Game 1

Louisville slides by Kentucky in Game 1

Friday's Louisville Super Regional action between the Cardinals (50-10) and Wildcats (43-21) will be televised on ESPN2, with the second game of the best-of-three series set for Saturday at noon on ...

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Penguins crush Predators 6-0

The Predators are backed into a corner, but they'll be at home , where they're 9-1 in the playoffs. Where do you want to start? The 11th and final home game of these playoffs - the final game o...

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India Beat Pakistan by 124 Runs, Man of the Match Yuvaraj Singh

India Beat Pakistan by 124 Runs, Man of the Match Yuvaraj Singh

India's top four batsmen helped themselves to half-centuries, but none of them looked as fluent as Yuvraj, whose quickfire 53 off 32 balls enhanced his reputation as one of the sweetest timers of the...

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Murray wins first set in French Open semifinals

Murray wins first set in French Open semifinals

The clay courts of Roland Garros host the second Grand Slam of the season. "I was a tiebreak from getting to the final in a tournament which I came into struggling". Breaking Murray three times ...

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Nicola Sturgeon rules out 'rash decisions' on indyref2 after major SNP losses

Sturgeon appears to have erred badly on timing, after winning a mandate from the Scottish parliament for a second independence ballot by arguing that the Brexit result changed the rules of the ga...

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Nashville braces for hockey, music fans

An eventful night, which saw Matt Murray earn his third career playoff shutout, also included a water bottle mistakenly pitched on the ice by Crosby and some wrestling behind the goal with P.K. From t...

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Cavaliers extend National Basketball Association finals after ending Warriors' ideal run

No team has ever done it. Sweeping through the second round isn't out of the question. "You can't hold on to it". Kevin Durant paced there Warriors with 35 points, but received little support. But...

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Brace yourselves: Warriors-Cavs 3-1 lead jokes are coming

Brace yourselves: Warriors-Cavs 3-1 lead jokes are coming

Anyone who played 46 minutes of such a fast-paced game would be flat on their back. James is on pace to become the first player to average a triple-double over an entire Finals. That's a tough t...

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Scotland gaffer Gordon Strachan calls for calm heads against England

Scotland gaffer Gordon Strachan calls for calm heads against England

In the qualification for the World Cup in Russian Federation, the English team played five rounds in group F, where it sorted out the teams of Slovakia, Malta, Scotland and Lithuania and only the ...

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Cavs Still Have Hope In NBA Finals Thanks To Record-Setting Performance

Cavs Still Have Hope In NBA Finals Thanks To Record-Setting Performance

Kyrie Irving said he was aware the Warriors wanted to finish a 16-0 romp through the postseason and celebrate a title on the Cavs' court, just as they did in 2015. "I'm not one to judge and say i...

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Murray Downs Nishikori to set up Wawrinka Showdown

He won the first set against Nishikori 6-1, led by two sets to one and looked poised to go a break up in the fourth when play was interrupted by a loud noise from the PA system. In the only match invo...

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Cubs' Addison Russell calls wife abuse allegation 'false'

Cubs' Addison Russell calls wife abuse allegation 'false'

In a post on Instagram , Melisa Russell accused her husband of adultery on Wednesday and indicated she was exiting the relationship. A comment posted from someone Melisa Russell identifies as a...

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Everton, West Ham United join race for Bertrand Traore?

And Merson reckons the Premier League champions should move for Morata as Lukaku is a better fit for Manchester United . Chelsea have made Romelu Lukaku their top target to succeed Diego Costa,...

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Bolt treasured by Jamaicans not only for his speed

Bolt treasured by Jamaicans not only for his speed

Bolt hasn t lost an individual race since 2013 and his streak appears to be safe with Saturday s scheduled 100 metres as he will race against mainly Jamaican teammates. As a teen, De Grasse ran one of...

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LEADING OFF: Red Sox-O's rivalry; Pujols at 599; Kluber back

LEADING OFF: Red Sox-O's rivalry; Pujols at 599; Kluber back

When Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale faced the Baltimore Orioles on May 2, the fireballer inflamed already-heightened tensions between the clubs by throwing behind Manny Machado . "Through these ...

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French Open 2017: Djokovic considers break from tennis after shock exit

French Open 2017: Djokovic considers break from tennis after shock exit

Be sure to join The Roar for live scores of the 2017 French Open quarter-finals from around 11:30pm (AEST) or at the completion of Jelena Ostapenko and Caroline Wozniacki on the Suzanne-Leng...

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