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Sox Week: Boston has 99 problems. Pitching is No. 1

Sox Week: Boston has 99 problems. Pitching is No. 1

It's nearly time for one of my favorite traditions in baseball: the 11 a.m. home game smack-dab in the middle of the Boston Marathon. In case you haven't heard, the Red Sox are quite popular in B...

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NBA Playoff Roundup: Horford, Thomas lead Boston Celtics over Bulls

Avery Bradley's stellar defense caused that off night from Butler, but Bradley was also able to contribute offensively, finishing with 15 points, seven rebounds and seven assists. The Bulls do not h...

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Middlesbrough chairman pays emotional tribute to Ugo Ehiogu

There were panicked scenes as the ambulance sped in, with blue lights flashing, and the level of concern across the faces of staff was plain. "Words can not express the shock and sadness that we all...

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Cahill to miss semi-final after kidney stone treatment

Conte said: "Ake thinks he deserves to have this chance to play because he is showing me in all this period always a great commitment". But the Italian downplayed the impact of the result on the Pr...

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Ruled Out For Rest Of The Season After Horrific Injury

Of course as things stand it would mean that Ibrahimovic would have played his final game for United, with his contract set to expire at the end of the season. "I think it's time for Jones and Smallin...

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'Everything at Brighton is geared for Premier League football'

Brighton's goal difference of 37 made that win practically enough to guarantee their return to the top flight after 34 years, but Jacob Butterfield's 88th-minute equaliser for Derby against the Terr...

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Rajon Rondo Out Indefinitely With Fractured Thumb

At times, the coaching staff struggled to fit him into the offense, but things really started to gel in the second half of the National Basketball Association season . The Bulls own a 170-136 edge on...

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Harry Redknapp named as Birmingham's new manager

However under former Italy global Zola, the Birmingham suffered a dramatic slump in form that saw them manage just two wins in 22 matches. Following the 70-year-old's appointment, Birmingham also co...

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Manuel Neuer likely to miss rest of season with broken foot

Bayern lost 4-2 in extra time at the Bernabeu to go out of the Champions League quarterfinals 6-3 on aggregate. The team's manager, Carlo Ancelotti said after the game, "We're not happy". "I think...

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Man United rule Zlatan out for rest of season

Man United rule Zlatan out for rest of season

Mourinho lost Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic to injury during Thursday's Europa League quarter-final win over Anderlecht, the pair joining Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Juan Mata on the sidelin...

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Hansen hints he would have picked Hartley for Lions

Hansen hints he would have picked Hartley for Lions

Fitzpatrick, who played 92 times for the All Blacks, 62 of those as captain, believes that if New Zealand are just a little bit off their game, they will be exposed by what he has labelled a "hugely c...

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Gary Cahill treated in hospital for gastroenteritis, reveals Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

Gary Cahill treated in hospital for gastroenteritis, reveals Chelsea boss Antonio Conte

Pointing to the sustained success of big teams, Pochettino said that stacking up trophies with them meant less. It's normal with Real Madrid, Barca, Bayern Munich, Juventus. "We should be preparing in...

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NHL Three Stars: Rinne blanks Blackhawks again; Kapanen, Phaneuf OT heroes

NHL Three Stars: Rinne blanks Blackhawks again; Kapanen, Phaneuf OT heroes

Ryan Ellis? He sent a rocket from the high slot past a screened Crawford - which was a attractive move by Viktor Arvidsson - to his high-glove side. Predators players exhaled, then smiled. In that ...

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Henrik Lundqvist starting Game 5 for the Rangers

Henrik Lundqvist starting Game 5 for the Rangers

We've done an OK job of tuning out the negativity thus far. "We've got to try to make sure that we play a smart game and use our fans as a motivator". Montreal might be eliminated already if not for h...

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LeBron James will not play in Cavaliers' final game

LeBron James will not play in Cavaliers' final game

It will be the fourth time that James and Paul George have met in the playoffs. Totals 40-86 10-16 98. The Cavs were also without Kyrie Irving and Tristan Thompson, and fell a game behind Boston...

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Paulo Dybala says he's not the new Lionel Messi

Paulo Dybala says he's not the new Lionel Messi

It's been some week for Paulo Dybala to say the least. "Messi is Messi, the one who plays for Barca", he told TV3. Forza Italian Football aims to provide you with as much up-to-date and insightful...

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Mark Lawrenson and Jermaine Jenas predict Liverpool vs Crystal Palace

Christian Benteke will lead the Palace attack, and hope to extend a scoring run that has brought three goals in the last four games, on his first return to Liverpool since his disappointing 12-month...

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Houston Rockets vs. Oklahoma City Thunder - 4/16/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

To drive home the point, the Thunder are 13-25 when Westbrook doesn't "stat-chase". The team leads the league in rebounds , credit some of that to Westbrook's visceral attack on the boards and bein...

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Cormier, Weidman look to pull off upsets as UFC 210 underdogs

He has so much more to offer to the sport of mixed martial arts. His actions infuriated UFC president Dana White previous year, who vowed he would not book Jones in a main event again because of...

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Who deserved their tape? Ranking the tapes of '13 Reasons Why'

Who deserved their tape? Ranking the tapes of '13 Reasons Why'

Mindframe, a national initiative at the Hunter Institute of Mental of Health that educates media companies about suicide prevention, has also been fielding enquiries from concerned individuals, accord...

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Indians' Kipnis activated from DL, makes 1st start

Indians' Kipnis activated from DL, makes 1st start

Kipnis had been dealing with right shoulder inflammation. That was the major question regarding his return, as it afforded manager Terry Francona several different options as to how to configure the l...

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John Tortorella hopes Blue Jackets listen to their crappy victory music

Transitioning from Pittsburgh to Columbus wasn't as effective as the Blue Jackets had hoped it would be, as Sergei Bobrovsky fell apart in Game 3 in front of the hometown crowd. "We've got to get our...

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Facing Tottenham is Chelsea's toughest fixture, says Matic

Chelsea last won the FA Cup in 2012 and Hazard is hoping to win Chelsea's first trophy of the season as Antonio Conte's side hunt a league and cup double. "Here at Tottenham is a massive success", ...

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Jose Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after 'special performance' against Chelsea

Jose Mourinho hails Herrera and Darmian after 'special performance' against Chelsea

Cup (1-0) - but Mourinho got his own back against his former club this time. United, who were the better side throughout, had a chance to open the scoring after just six minutes after a loose ball f...

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Aaron Hernandez Once Jokingly Threatened To Kill NFL Network's Ian Rapoport

Aaron Hernandez Once Jokingly Threatened To Kill NFL Network's Ian Rapoport

It also lists photos, clothes that Hernandez was wearing, interviews with guards and fellow inmates and any recorded phone calls involving Hernandez in the month before his death. Hernandez's appellat...

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Mikel Obi pays touching tribute to John Terry

However, having only played a bit-part role for the Italian so far this season, it's unlikely that that will change at this point and so it remains to be seen whether or not Terry gets a flawless send...

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Chelsea still favourites for Cup semi-final, says Pochettino

Chelsea still favourites for Cup semi-final, says Pochettino

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino insists Chelsea are favourites for their FA Cup semi-final clash at Wembley on Saturday afternoon. "If I had to put money on it I'd say I think Mauricio Poc...

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Chris Sale showing flashes of Pedro Martinez in Boston start

Chris Sale showing flashes of Pedro Martinez in Boston start

Rays RHP Jake Odorizzi (left hamstring tightness), who left Saturday's start in the second inning, was placed on the 10-day disabled list. "This is really a fun place to pitch". They arrived just ...

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Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo have 'significant knee ligament damage'

Manchester United's Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo have 'significant knee ligament damage'

Eric Bailly and Daley Blind are United's only fit senior centre-backs heading into Sunday's game at Burnley (kick-off 14:15 BST), with the Manchester derby at Etihad Stadium to follow on Thursday. Giv...

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Mourinho braced for Ibrahimovic, Rojo bad news

Mourinho braced for Ibrahimovic, Rojo bad news

It had gone to extra-time thanks to Sofiane Hanni's effort around the half-hour mark for the impressive visitors, which cancelled out Henrikh Mkhitaryan's 10th-minute opener. After he suffered this in...

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