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James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

James passes Jordan, Cavs back in Finals with 135-102 win

That's when James, who had eight points, five rebounds and five assists in the first half as Cleveland took a 66-50 lead, normally steps up and takes over a game, but it didn't happen in Game 3. Cleveland, stunned by Boston in Game 3 after romping two blowout wins in the opening two games of the Eastern Conference series , looked to be heading for another shock as the Celtics dominated the first half. Read More

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Manchester United win Europa League

Manchester United win Europa League

After Manchester United's 2-0 win against AFC Ajax in the Uefa Europa League , Juan Mata was quick to dedicate the win to the victims of the Manchester terror attack. Riding an emotional wave after the events earlier this week in the city, Jose Mourinho's men turned in a masterclass to quell the threat of a Dutch side who had shown their class in the previous rounds to knock out the likes of Schalke and Lyon. Read More

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Ronaldo, Zidane say Real Madrid's focus on title-clinching win vs. Malaga

REAL MADRID are just a point away from their first La Liga title since 2012. "We know what we need to do, we need to prepare well and recover from today as we gave so much". "But I am doing well and helping the team with goals at the moment, so I am happy". Los Blancos will win La Liga if they are victorious against mid-table Malaga in their final game of the season on Sunday (May 21). Read More

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Alisher Usmanov reportedly attempts takeover of Arsenal

Alisher Usmanov reportedly attempts takeover of Arsenal

Arsenal failed to clinch a top-four place in the Premier League, which will have a significant financial impact as they have not qualified for the lucrative European Champions League for the first time in 20 seasons. Kroenke has long maintained his investment is on behalf of his family for the long term and he sees it as being for generations. However, he blamed the uncertainty over his future for contributing to the club failing to qualify for the Champions League. Read More

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Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami Return To Indian Squad For ICC Champions Trophy

India have belatedly named their Champions Trophy squad , which includes recovering offspinner Ravi Ashwin, nearly two weeks after missing the initial deadline. Shami has picked up two wickets in five games in the IPL since his return to action from a lengthy injury layoff. According to a report of India Today, Indian captain Virat Kohli will join the team selection meeting May 8 via a conference call to pick the squad for the Champions Trophy. Read More

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ESPN Upfront: Network announces new shows, lineup for 2018

ESPN Upfront: Network announces new shows, lineup for 2018

Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic are both staying at ESPN, but they're heading in different directions. "This trio will retain ESPN RADIO's leadership position in the morning drive space". According to ESPN, the new show will have "several full-time cohosts and a rotation of various guests and expert contributors". Additional details about the show, including the name, will be announced at a later date. Read More

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Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2017

Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL 2017

Unlike the previous seasons, RCB's batting has been the biggest disappointment with the likes of Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers and Kohli himself not stepping up. Kohli brought up his half-century at the end of the 15th over, needing 39 balls to get to the milestone. Delhi's chase got off to a disastrous start when Sanju Samson was dismissed by Avesh Khan's second ball. Read More

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Zabaleta to leave Man City at end of season

Zabaleta to leave Man City at end of season

The manager indicated last week that he had already decided whether to keep Yaya Toure , Gael Clichy, Bacary Sagna, Willy Caballero, Jesus Navas and Tosin Adarabioyo. Pablo Zabaleta of Manchester City (L) looks dejected after the Premier League match between Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium on January 21, 2017 in Manchester , England. Read More

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All black everything for Celtics before Game 6 at Wizards

Isaiah Thomas led the Celtics with 29 points and 12 assists. "It was just amusing to me", Wall said to CSN Mid-Atlantic of the Celtics' all-black. "He was terrific", said Celtics head coach Brad Stevens. The Wizards are not going to wilt under Game 7 pressure, not after the way they won Game 6 on John Wall's three-pointer with 3.5 seconds to play. Read More

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Mets suspend pitcher Matt Harvey for 3 days

Mets suspend pitcher Matt Harvey for 3 days

Matt Harvey has been suspended for three days without pay for violation of club rules. The Marlins learned of the move at 11:45 a.m. and had little to no time to prepare for the replacement. In the third, he launched a solo shot off the glass window of the Porsche Grille, a shot measured at 468 feet for his 10th homer of the year. "We're not going into in-depth". Read More

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Micah Harris' Forecast: Strong to severe storms later today

Micah Harris' Forecast: Strong to severe storms later today

Savage thunderstorms brought hail and a few brief tornadoes to southwestern Oklahoma and the Caprock of the Texas Panhandle and South Plains. Expect wind damage to roofs.siding and trees. South winds will remain at 15 to 25 miles per hour until later Thursday night when winds will shift out of the north. Be sure to check back for regular forecast updates, as tonight's weather-maker slides in. Read More

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National Football League denies Gordon's reinstatement request

National Football League denies Gordon's reinstatement request

Josh Gordon applied for reinstatement in the first week of March, and his reinstatement has officially been denied by the National Football League, according to USA Today's Tom Pelissero . He hasn't appeared in a regular-season game since December 21, 2014, and it's unknown whether Commissioner Roger Goodell will ever reinstate him. The 26-year-old was suspended for two games in 2013, 10 games in 2014, all 16 games in 2015 season and the first four games this year. Read More

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Conte Cautious As Chelsea Are Set To Clinch EPL Title

Conte Cautious As Chelsea Are Set To Clinch EPL Title

Only an incredible collapse could prevent Conte bagging the title in his first season and adding it to his three Serie A crowns achieved in successive seasons with Juventus. 'We will give it our best tomorrow. Contest refused to be drawn on whether he could be tempted to take over Inter Milan next season after media reports linking him to the job at the San Siro. Read More

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Koeman frustrated with Barkley uncertainty

Ronald Koeman has now set a week's deadline for the Englishman to sign a new contract. Asked whether a conclusion to the deal was close, Koeman said: "Yes". Standard Sport exclusively revealed in December that Mauricio Pochettino has been monitoring the England international's contract negotiations. Chelsea and Manchester City have been interested in the last few months although neither is understood to have approached Everton with an offer. Read More

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Kevin Pillar robs Jose Ramirez for catch of the year

Kevin Pillar robs Jose Ramirez for catch of the year

From his home run hat trick against the Detroit Tigers in August 2015, to his game-tying homer during that epic Game 5 playoff game against the Texas Rangers , to, as mentioned above, the AL Wild Card home run. Second base umpire Vic Carapazza ejected Blue Jays Manager John Gibbons (obstruction call) in the top of the 8th inning of the Indians-Blue Jays game. Read More

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Indians put Kluber on 10-day DL with back issue

That's a stark contrast to last season, when the Indians went 14-4 in the season series. Miguel Cabrera had one major complaint about his return from the disabled list. Kluber said he has been able to pitch through the pain most of the time , but Tuesday was an exception. "I was surprised he (Cabrera) went, but Santana made a great throw and we got a double play". Read More

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Kisner-Brown, Blixt-Smith head to Zurich Classic playoff

Kisner-Brown, Blixt-Smith head to Zurich Classic playoff

It was left to partner Blixt to pay tribute to the 23-year-old, who signalled his promise with a fourth-place finish at the 2015 US Open after reaching the event through qualifying. Blixt and Smith - who is seeking a first United States tour title - have barely put a foot wrong, finishing regulation play without a bogey. Each player on the winning team earned $1.02 million and 400 FedExCup points. Read More

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Lauda: Bottas' 'life is easier' after Sochi success

Lauda: Bottas' 'life is easier' after Sochi success

The German crossed the line just 0.6 seconds behind Bottas, who joined Mercedes from Williams in January as replacement for retired 2016 champion Nico Rosberg and was finally a victor after 81 starts. The result left Hamilton 13 points behind title rival Vettel in the championship. Hamilton himself said after the race he needs to go "back to the drawing board" ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix and Lauda thinks it simply came down to his level of comfort with his car's set-up from the ... Read More

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Kentucky Derby results: Always Dreaming is the victor after dominating the field

Kentucky Derby results: Always Dreaming is the victor after dominating the field

Pletcher also trains Tapwrit and Patch . Of all the excuses for losing, the overwhelming favorite is, "He didn't like the track". The 66-year-old native of Chicago, who was the announcer at New York Racing Association from 1990 until his retirement in 2014, purchased a small ownership share of Always Dreaming April 19 through the West Point Thoroughbreds partnership that owns a minority interest in the son of Bodemeister. Read More

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Spurs' Parker ruptures quad tendon, out for playoffs

Spurs' Parker ruptures quad tendon, out for playoffs

Parker, who scored 18 points on Wednesday, was clutching his left knee as he lay on the floor after missing a short shot with 8:52 remaining in the contest. Said Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni: "I hate it for Tony Parker ". "It's odd and a little bit sad", Ginobili, a 15th-year pro, said of not having Parker, a 16th-year pro, and fellow member of the Spurs' vaunted Big Three by his side. Read More

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Warriors coach Mike Brown cracks up over Lonzo Ball's $500 shoes

Warriors coach Mike Brown cracks up over Lonzo Ball's $500 shoes

Ball also defended the $220 price of the sandals his company is selling with Lonzo's new logo on them. "Everybody ain't going out to buy no Rolls Royce", LaVar told LeBatard on Friday. "What kid, you know, that's 19 can make his own shoe the way he wants it?" But that is actually how dumb these shoes and their promotion are. The Big Baller Brand ZO2 Prime will retail for a staggering $495 United States dollars. Read More

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Watch Game 3 Of The NHL Playoffs

Some leaks popped up in Game 3 but Talbot carried in a 6-2 record with a 2.03 goals-against average in eight previous games. "Leon is a guy that everyone kind of forgets about in what kind of player he is and how good he really is", Maroon said. Read More

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2018 mock drafts cold reality slap for Texans fans

When you came into this world, you brought a love to my heart that I had never appreciated". The positives include picking up that 2018 first-round pick and only moving down 13 spots to do so. The team believed enough in Savage to deal Osweiler to the Browns. They've got Lamar Miller in the backfield. Despite sacrificing almost all of their high-end draft capital in 2018 to clear out the quarterback room and make the trade up to get Watson, the Texans are insisting that Tom Savage is ... Read More

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