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Wenger counts cost of Arsenal's latest defeat

Arsene Wenger insisted it would be "inconvenient" to discuss his future as Arsenal manager despite admitting that the Gunners now face an uphill struggle to make the Premier League's top four. The sixth-placed Arsenal did not manage a shot on target in a poor second half, though they had 72 per cent possession. "I just told you, they won more decisive duels than us." "But what father would want his daughter to bring one of them home?" And that's only going to come from hard work in ... Read More

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Timberwolves to reveal new logo

It'll be the fourth logo the team has had in its 28-year history in Minnesota. The Minnesota Timberwolves will also be unveiling a new court design and a renovated arena in addition to the new logo and jerseys to be worn next season. The primarily colors include midnight blue, aurora green, lake blue, moonlight grey and frost white. "From the motion and vibrant hues of the Northern Lights, to the depths and reflections of a midnight forest, to the rich contrasts of this great frozen city ... Read More

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Wade returns to Bulls' lineup after elbow injury

Wade returns to Bulls' lineup after elbow injury

Instead, he was on the bench for a rest in his first game in almost a month. Johnson beat Markieff Morris to the basket for the go-ahead basket, Kelly Oubre Jr. His Bulls now only have a 0.5 game lead over the Heat for the No. 8 spot with the Heat playing in Washington at the time the Bulls lost. "Early on you could tell he had a little rust", Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg said. Read More

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Door is open for Griezmann at Real Madrid, says Ramos

Per the report, Griezmann sent shock waves through the Atletico fanbase after Saturday's draw against Real, when he refused to rule out a move to Los Blancos: "Play for Real Madrid? ". The 26-year-old, who last summer signed a new contract tying him to Atletico until 2021, admitted recently he was finding the transfer speculation "quite tiring" and reiterated that he saw himself staying at the Rojiblancos. Read More

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Lewis Hamilton dominates to win Chinese Grand Prix from Sebastian Vettel's Ferrari

Red Bull's Max Verstappen sits third in the standings with 25 points. It was his fifth win in Shanghai after leading every lap in the drenching ran as Vettel fought back to second from fifth. A short time later, on the fourth lap, Antonio Giovinazzi hit a wet patch and slammed into the wall, severely damaging his Sauber auto and bringing the race to a halt again. Read More

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I want to play for a winning team - Arsenal striker Alexis Sanchez

If FIFA do happen to cancel their transfer ban for the coming summer, which is something the club are increasingly optimistic about, Alexis Sanchez has himself place very high up Simeone's list of potential incoming players. There is only one team in London, so he is happy! 'I think personally he's happy here. However his future at the club is uncertain after contract talks with the club reached a stand-off. Read More

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Seamus gets home visit from Koeman

Seamus gets home visit from Koeman

Coleman suffered a horrific double leg break while on global duty with Ireland, when he was challenged by Wales defender Neil Taylor in a World Cup qualification match. A nasty challenge from Wales defender Neil Taylor brought a premature end to Coleman's 2016-17 campaign and forced him under the knife. Taylor is facing the prospect of an extension to his automatic one-game as Federation Internationale de Football Association review the incident. Read More

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Khloé Kardashian is ready for Tristan Thompson to propose

Khloé Kardashian is ready for Tristan Thompson to propose

Although the pair has no formal plans to make it official, Kardashian says she's "never been in this type of love". She presents her new show " Revenge Body with Khloé" and is the flawless love with her boyfriend, Tristan Thompson . What is wrong with human beings?' The two met after they were reportedly set up by Washinton Wizards' point guard Brandon Jennings. this isn't her first relationship with an National Basketball Association player as she did marry Lamar Odom of the Los Angeles ... Read More

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Federer Beats Nadal to Win Third Miami Open Crown

He said: "This is where it all started for us in 2004 when you were a little boy who grew into a big man and strong man. Hopefully I will not have to wait three more years to be in that position fighting again for the title". Federer didn't seem exhausted, and he maintained focus from beginning to end. He didn't even face a break point and breezed past Fognini. Federer was 0-for-5 and Nadal was 0-for-4. Read More

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United still fighting for top four, says Mourinho

There were four goals in the opening 23 minutes, with teenager Tom Davies giving Everton the lead after just 30 seconds. Henrikh Mkhitaryan was also on target while Sunderland had Seb Larsson sent off shortly before halftime. "Sometimes it's more hard but sometimes it gives you the advantage because you have one more". "You could feel that negative feeling that is around a team that is close to relegation". Read More

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'To God's ears' - Djokovic makes Davis Cup vow

'To God's ears' - Djokovic makes Davis Cup vow

In the 2010 final, Troicki defeated France's Michael Llodra, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3, in the decisive fifth match to clinch Serbia's first Davis Cup championship. But the Londoner played a starring role in levelling the match, with his brilliant lob breaking the Benneteau serve at 5-5 in the second set before Murray served it out. Read More

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Buchholz's Phillies future murky after exiting start with injury

Cespedes, though, said he wasn't expecting a fourth home run and didn't go up to the plate thinking about launching one more into the South Philly night. The Mets have hit 46 homers in their last 21 games in Philadelphia. "But if I'm a pitcher on the mound trying to make a team or stay on the team and not get sent down, I don't want somebody rubbing it in when he hits a home run off of me". Read More

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National Basketball Association roundup: Russell Westbrook ties triple-double record

On top of the domination, Westbrook tallied his 41st triple-double of the season, tying Oscar Robertson's triple-double total for the 1961-62 season. LeBron James' 18 points in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 122-102 victory over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) marked his 788th straight game in which he scored in double digits, moving him to second on the NBA's all-time list. Read More

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Cavaliers to sign Dahntay Jones for playoffs

Cavaliers to sign Dahntay Jones for playoffs

James did not play in Monday's loss at Miami and general manager David Griffin confirmed Tuesday the 3-time National Basketball Association champion will also miss Wednesday's game against Toronto. Thaddeus Young added 20 points, Myles Turner scored 18 and Kevin Seraphin had 17 to give the Pacers (41-40) their fourth straight victory and push them one win away from a playoff spot for the sixth time in seven years. Read More

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Westbrook to rest Tuesday against Timberwolves

It was a landmark day in the National Basketball Association as Westbrook set the record for the most triple-doubles in a regular season with his 42nd against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday. NEW YORK - DeMar DeRozan scored 35 points and Toronto beat New York to wrap up at least the No. 3 seed in the Eastern Conference. Harden and Westbrook have seemingly separated themselves as the top contenders for this season's MVP award. Read More

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Giants' Posey struck in head by pitch, leaves game

Madison Bumgarner did not saunter around the warning track on horseback with another World Series banner to kick off another odd year and, two outs into the first inning, Buster Posey took a 94 miles per hour fastball to the helmet. Robbie Ray bounced back from his rocky season debut to keep Arizona's best start in franchise history going. He got through a 1-2-3 first on seven pitches and was on a roll. Read More

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Hamilton wins in China, Vettel second

In the last 12 laps or so it was very, very hard to get to where he was. "I'll make up for it in the next race". Vettel recovered from a poor start from row one. The pace between Hamilton and Vettel was similar in the final stint, suggesting the battle for the championship will be tight, and the three-time world champion wants to see Red Bull in the mix as well after being impressed by Max Verstappen's drive to third place from 16th on the grid. Read More

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LeBron to miss regular-season finale, resting strained calf

LeBron to miss regular-season finale, resting strained calf

Heat: Dion Waiters (ankle) was listed as questionable, but missed his 12th consecutive game. The Celtics were especially beaten on the glass, with Kevin Love grabbing 16 rebounds, five of them offensive. The Wine and Gold have scored at least 120 points in three of their last four home games and are a flawless 13-0 when they hit 120 points at The Q this season. Read More

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Crystal Palace fans praise players after 3-0 victory over Arsenal

Palace could have increased the margin of misery over Wenger's men, with Christian Benteke , Wilfried Zaha and Townsend seeming to run rings around those who wore yellow. When asked about the unrest with the fans he responded, after grimacing at the mere mention: "You can understand that our fans are very unhappy". Eagles fans were ecstatic with their team's display and many praised the Ivory Coast global for his dribbling and threat on the break throughout the game. Read More

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Rose takes lead and confidence into Masters final day

Rose takes lead and confidence into Masters final day

No Masters victor has ever made a triple bogey the year he won the green jacket. It's the first time he doesn't hold the 54-hole lead. Sergio Garcia turned professional in 1999 after a highly successful amateur career. Garcia, who started the third round in a four-way tie for the lead on -4, had a steady day around Augusta, as others falted. Rose shared second behind Spieth in 2015 and said he was comfortable in the lead and looking forward to the last round. Read More

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Chicago Cubs Opening Day 2017

A two-day "Craft and Cuisine" celebration on May 13-14 will offer guests more than 40 craft beer and wine tastings, plus tastes of several chef-driven restaurants. "He just bear-hugged me and started crying on my shoulder", Zobrist said. There's no truth to the rumor the Cubs have hired behavior analysts to study all the celebrating so they can do it better next year. Read More

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Investigators Blame 'Islamist' Suspects in Germany Bus …

Investigators Blame 'Islamist' Suspects in Germany Bus …

A suspected Islamic extremist has been arrested after an attack on a German soccer team's bus that prosecutors say may have been motivated by terrorism. The blast shattered the bus windows and the vehicle was burned on the right hand side. We were treated as if a beer can was thrown at the bus. The explosions had a radius of more than 100m, according to federal prosecutors, who said it was down to luck that no one else had been harmed. Read More

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Russell Westbrook Makes NBA History With Incredible Individual Record

Westbrook ended his historic day with a 36-foot dagger to finish with 50 points, 16 rebounds and 10 assists to pass Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson for most triple-doubles in an National Basketball Association season. Tonight, he managed to break a record that has stood since 1962 when he recorded his 42nd "Triple Double" of the season. It was yet another remarkable display of the all-around excellence that a triple-double - the achievement of double-digit totals in three of five key ... Read More

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Rob Manfred Wants Indians to 'Transition Away From' Chief Wahoo Logo

Rob Manfred Wants Indians to 'Transition Away From' Chief Wahoo Logo

Chief Wahoo's days certainly appear numbered-the question will be how much longer he can survive. Chief Wahoo is the grinning cartoon Indian that has been the logo for the Cleveland Indians since 1948. "We have specific steps in an identified process and are making progress, " Courtney said . When that will happen isn't crystalized yet, mainly because a large faction of the team's fanbase retains inflamed passions about the logo. Read More

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Windies pull off massive chase to win ODI

Pakistani Test cricketer Younis Khan on Saturday announced his retirement from worldwide cricket bringing an end to an illustrious seventeen year career. On Friday, West Indies needed 128 off 13 overs with Mohammed batting on 15. Nurse, another player sparingly used over the last five years, took a career-best 4-62 with his offspin. Read More

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Clay Buchholz leaves game after straining right forearm

The right-hander left Tuesday's game against the Mets in the third inning with what the Phillies called a right forearm strain. Tonight Clay Buchholz will make his second start of the season on the mound for the Phillies. He finished 4-for-6 with three homers, a double and five RBIs. They had 14 extra-base hits, second-most in this ballpark to their 15 on August 24, 2015. Read More

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