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Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino: Harry Kane is our Lionel Messi

Mauricio Pochettino says it is "crazy" to question Harry Kane's importance to Tottenham , claiming the striker is as influential for the club as Lionel Messi at Barcelona. The win was Spurs' 11th...

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Moses returns to help Chelsea cruise past Bournemouth

Conte was more expansive in warning his players that they must overcome the emotion that will inevitably accompany a trip to Old Trafford on Sunday to face their former manager. They went 2-0 up after...

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Wall Powers Wizards To Game 1 Win Over Hawks

Bearing any injuries, it's a pretty safe assumption the Wizards won't be changing their starting lineup throughout these playoffs, but the Hawks have used a few different starting lineups throughout t...

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Mignolet urges Liverpool to up their game

Liverpool started the second half brightly but as the match progressed the hosts slowly started to assert themselves with their best chance falling to Phillips, whose attempted chip was blocked by th...

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'Murray needs to play before he gets on the plane'

It's been a competitive selection process, with the likes of England captain Dylan Hartley, Chris Robshaw, Jamie Roberts, Joe Launchbury , Cian Healy, Rob Kearney and Jonny and Richie Gray all missin...

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Blazers vs. Warriors Game 2 Pick

If the Golden State Warriors want to take a 2-0 lead in the first round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs, they might have to do so without their best player. Defensively the Warriors smothered the Blazer...

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EPL 2016-17: Roberto Firmino scores as Liverpool move to third

The Baggies now occupy eighth position in the Premier League table and are likely to finish in the top-half in the club's first season under new Chinese owner Guochuan Lai. The Englishman blew his eff...

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NBA Playoffs Round 1: Houston Rockets Blowout Oklahoma City Thunder

NBA Playoffs Round 1: Houston Rockets Blowout Oklahoma City Thunder

Quotes of the night " As a point guard I have to try to find ways to split the defense. "They won one on home court and regardless of if you win by 20, two, 40 it doesn't matter", Westbrook said. Thes...

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US aircraft carrier strike group still far from North Korea

Is there anyone in the Trump administration who is paying attention to the movements of the USA military? Pacific Command announced April 8 that it was cancelling the ships' planned visit to Austr...

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Kane hopes 'golden boot' can fire Tottenham to glory

Kane hopes 'golden boot' can fire Tottenham to glory

Anxiety was writ large across the face of Antonio Conte in the wake of Sunday's defeat with the Chelsea manager shouldering responsibility for the result. West Brom are not now comfortable on the Pre...

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Aaron Hernandez reportedly found with 'John 3:16' written on his forehead

Aaron Hernandez reportedly found with 'John 3:16' written on his forehead

The attorney called on authorities to "conduct a transparent and thorough investigation" and promised his own examination of the death. Those who love and care about him are heartbroken and determined...

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Edmundson, Blues take game two in Minnesota

They're going to throw everything at us and we're excited to go home for sure. "I thought they played better and we didn't play as well". St. Louis defenseman Joel Edmundson , who scored in each of ...

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Sunderland: Cattermole delighted with Khazri return

Supporters say the manager must go. "I just remember I've got the third or fourth best win record of any Premier League manager". "The support has been fantastic". "We are disappointed to concede a ...

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People seem convinced about Paulo Dybala's next club after Barcelona performance

Barcelona had everything to play for in the second half as Luis Enrique made a substitute by benching Jeremy Mathieu and bringing Andre Gomes on the field. Andres Iniesta admitted Barcelona were no...

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Game 3 vs Toronto Raptors

With the next two games coming in Milwaukee , the pressure will be on the Raptors to play closer to their potential and regain home-court advantage in the series. "I think we definitely gained some t...

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Hartley, Launchbury head list of star absentees

Jordie Barrett "he's thereabouts" for All Blacks selection, slides in to score for the Hurricanes. "Slabs of red meat" was how Warren Gatland's first British and Irish Lions squad was received in 20...

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IPL 2017: Hashim Amla shuts up doubters with maiden T20 hundred

KXIP, who have never lost a match in Indore, are in with a great chance to keep their record intact. After winning their first two matches convincingly against Rising Pune Supergiant and Royal Challen...

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Return leg against Bayern Munich is open: Cristiano Ronaldo

The four-time world player of the year then slotted in the victor between goalkeeper Manuel Neuer's legs 13 minutes from time. Bayern was without club top-scorer Robert Lewandowski after he failed t...

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Aaron Hernandez reportedly found with Bible verse written on his forehead

Aaron Hernandez reportedly found with Bible verse written on his forehead

His body was discovered at 3:05 a.m. The department said the former NFLer was in a single cell in a general population unit. Hernandez helped the University of Florida win the 2008 NCAA championsh...

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Chicago Bulls take 2-0 lead, Toronto Raptors level series

Chicago Bulls take 2-0 lead, Toronto Raptors level series

Realizing you're about to go down 0-2 to an eighth seed that barely made it into the playoffs is certainly a reasonable cause to be feeling down, but this is not a good sign for the Celtics . Celtics...

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Firmino grabs another victor, Liverpool beats West Brom 1-0

Firmino grabs another victor, Liverpool beats West Brom 1-0

It affected us for the first 20 minutes of the second half and that was the negative I spoke to them about afterwards. Jake Livermore: The best of West Brom's midfield three but that is not real...

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Isco's last minute goal gives Madrid 3-2 victory over Gijon

Don't miss this La Liga game when it kicks off at 10:15 AM ET. Zinedine Zidane insisted Isco belongs at Real Madrid after the playmaker scored two wonderful goals , including a dramatic late vi...

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Masters 2017 odds: Justin Rose, Jordan Spieth betting favorites for Sunday

It will be an emotional final round for Garcia, as the day would have been the 60th birthday of famous Spanish golfer and two-time Masters champion the late Seve Ballesteros. Charley Hoffman (-6) has ...

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Chris Mueller: Penguins' Game 4 loss no reason for fans to sweat

The Minnesota Wild, who had a 12-game winning streak this season, are down 0-3 to the surprising St. Louis Blues while Cup favorites Chicago and Washington have been plunged into challenging first-rou...

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Oklahoma City Thunder: Russell Westbrook is the surefire NBA MVP

Two days earlier against the Suns, he secured double-digit averages in three major statistical categories for the season, the first since the Big O in 1961-62. The debate on who should win the 2017 NB...

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Serena Williams pregnancy confirmed; posts picture on Snapchat and then deletes it

The guesswork had been put to rest when Williams' spokesperson, Kelly Bush Novak , confirmed the pregnancy. The statement read, " I'm happy to confirm Serena is expecting a baby this Fall ". Serena j...

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Irving Nets 37 In Game 2 Win

The Cavaliers have snagged a 2-0 series lead and head to Indianapolis to try to remove any doubt that they'll be advancing to the second round. On Monday, though, James (25) got help from Kyrie Irvi...

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Arrest shows government's will to act against Vijay Mallya: BJP

Mallya, 61, secretly fled India in March past year, owing more than US$1 billion (S$1.4 billion) after defaulting on loan payments to state-owned banks and allegedly misusing the funds. "We want to sh...

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Wild confident but know Game 2 is a must-win

Don't tell the players that, though-they know all too well that it's not yet time to celebrate. "If you can get on a roll and things start going for you, it could be made into a series". "Things can...

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Cubs fan, 9, has priceless reaction when parents surprise him with tickets

Cubs fan, 9, has priceless reaction when parents surprise him with tickets

You never once complained. Grab a tissue for this one, you're going to need it. "You worked hard", Kolt's dad Andy Kyler said in the video posted on Twitter by Kolt's sister. "NO better place to see...

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