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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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Cam Sutton goes to Steelers in third round of NFL Draft

Cam Sutton goes to Steelers in third round of NFL Draft

Watt later became the Badgers' defensive star. He was named first team All-American honors by Sports Illustrated and second team honors by The Associated Press for his performance in the 2016 season. Pairing with James Harrison , Watt will likely get the bulk of the load and be used as an outside pass rusher who will be some coverage as well. But I think I was in shock and at the same time I just thought it was so normal. Read More

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Chris Coghlan goes airborne to avoid tag, scores run

Chris Coghlan goes airborne to avoid tag, scores run

Chris Coghlan scored on the. Still, the Toronto Blue Jays needed a pinch-hit double by Marcus Stroman - that's not a typo - off Miguel Socolovich in the 11th inning to ensure that unicorn didn't go to waste. When asked what he was thinking when Stroman crossed the plate, Gibbons deadpanned: "His boy Zauny". "So I feel like I have a pretty good sense of what's going on just being competitive and having fun up there". Read More

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Rondo guides Bulls to 2-0 lead over Celtics

Rondo guides Bulls to 2-0 lead over Celtics

Rondo's night ended with 11 points and 14 assists on a night when all five Bulls starters reached double figures. Lopez is pulling down almost 1 in every 5 missed Bulls shots so far in this series , a number that would have led the National Basketball Association in the regular season by a large margin. Read More

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Edmonton Oilers Defeat Sharks, Advance to Second Round

The Blues advanced to play Nashville in the second round. As for which team's sweater he'll be wearing, that's still up in the air. "It was as courageous an effort, him doing what he did, as I've ever seen". That led to production from some lesser-known players. "He played big minutes with (Ryan) Getzlaf and (Corey) Perry in big game situations and he produced with them". Read More

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5 things we learned from the Cavaliers' sweep of the Pacers

5 things we learned from the Cavaliers' sweep of the Pacers

Wright Thompson's terrific story about Pat Riley in ESPN the Magazine reveals that the Miami Heat president is as determined as ever to win one more NBA Championship before he rides off into the Malibu sunset. "If we want to win, that's the team that we have to work towards stacking up against". If George is not DPE-eligible, the Pacers would retain his "Larry Bird rights", but the maximum deal they could offer would be for five years and a projected $179 million. Read More

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Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

When he has the mindset of attacking instead of settling for bad jump shots, there is no stopping the Cavaliers. That's not a good situation when the team is already down 2-0 in a series against one of the best teams in the league. But the night belonged to point guard Kyrie Irving , who drilled 37 points on 14-for-24 shooting including 4-of-10 from 3-point range. He eventually got one to go his way, drawing a charge on the 6-foot-9, 285-pound Kevin Seraphin in the third quarter - a ... Read More

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Mike Gillislee Officially Joins Patriots After Bills Decline To Match Offer Sheet

As a result of not matching the Patriots' offer, the Bills receive New England's fifth-round selection, 163rd overall, in this week's draft as compensation. Gillislee was a 2013 fifth-round pick of the Dolphins out of Florida but played in just three games with Miami. Had the Patriots not been able to acquire Gillislee, the team would have been in the market to draft a running back. Read More

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Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful'

The Blazers may have history on their side Saturday, considering the Warriors have gone just 2-6 in Game 3s in the past two seasons, including 0-4 last season. C Ed Davis (L shoulder surgery) and C Festus Ezeli (L knee surgery) are listed as out. Despite Durant's absence, the Warriors won Game 2 with a 110-81 score against the Blazers. Read More

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Cavaliers to sign Dahntay Jones for playoffs

The Cavaliers eventually surged in front with an 8-2 run late in the first quarter that featured James' first four points of the night and took a 34-29 lead into the quarter break. Boston has gotten better. "What you see from good players is those guys being able to elevate their game", McMillan said. "We believe we can beat them", Teague said. Read More

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Brewers lose to Cubs 9-7

Brewers lose to Cubs 9-7

This is the last game of the Cubs' homestand before they head off on a nine game roadtrip. The Mets trailed 2-0 with two outs in the sixth before Asdrubal Cabrera singled and Yoenis Cespedes worked a walk to set up Bruce's three-run homer to right off Phillies starter Vince Velasquez. Read More

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Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb

Bulls guard Rajon Rondo out indefinitely with broken thumb

In a conversation with the Boston Globe's Adam Himmelsbach earlier this season, Thomas said he reached out to congratulate Brady after the Patriots came back from a 28-3 deficit. 1993 - #8 Los Angeles Lakers led the #1 Phoenix Suns 2-0. Game 3 is Thursday night in Milwaukee. Collectively the trio of lottery picks - Victor Oladipo, Enes Kanter and Steven Adams - the Thunder have surrounded Westbrook with is averaging just 20 points a game. Read More

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Clement eyes Terry move if Swansea survive

Two different competitions. I don't think if one team wins or loses it can affect the other competition". With their passing ability, the two Belgian defenders allow the Tottenham midfielders to push higher up the pitch and they can play the ball into the holes between the opposition's defensive lines or switch the play to the flanks. Read More

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Rashford scores victor but Man United suffer Ibrahimovic blow

Rashford scores victor but Man United suffer Ibrahimovic blow

The teenager spared manager Jose Mourinho's blushes after a miscalculated selection gamble against Anderlecht, and now may have to carry the club to Europa League glory because Zlatan Ibrahimovic has suffered a worrisome injury. "It is hard for the kid to play every match, but I always trust the players with special mentalities", the United boss said. In the 32nd minute, Youri Tielemans had a strike deflected onto the crossbar which fell to Sofiane Hanni who sent it past Sergio Romero. Read More

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Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs top Brewers 7-4

Gonzalez allowed just four hits and one walk. And Brewers manager Craig Counsell had brought him into the game in the eighth inning after the Cubs had scored a run to cut the deficit to 4-3. Though team spokesman Julian Green tells the Chicago Tribune that the agreement doesn't prevent recipients from giving the rings to family members or friends and that the objective of the deal is so the rings don't end up on Ebay, which would reduce the value of one of the most coveted rings in sports. Read More

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Celtics guard Smart fined for obscene gesture toward fan

And that's where your confidence always comes from". The Chicago Bulls needed a 7-3 finish and a tie-breaker just to get into the National Basketball Association play-offs as the eighth seeds. The Jazz never led in the game and got no closer than six points in the fourth. He only got eight shots in the first game and only 13 in the second game, but he's a special talent and deserves to have more. Read More

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