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United offer hope to Spurs with 2-0 win over Chelsea

Bournemouth will learn from their consecutive defeats to leaders Chelsea and second-placed Tottenham Hotspur and are confident of a strong end to their Premier League campaign, winger Marc Pugh has said. "So, I am very happy with the performance". Jose Mourinho rationalizes his joy for beating Chelsea , saying it's always a unique feeling beating the league leaders. Read More

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Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise

Utah's Rudy Gobert has hyperextended left knee, bone bruise

LA took three of four meetings this season, also winning 18 of the last 20 against the Jazz. "We've got to be just as desperate in the (second) game; we can't be satisfied to just get one game", Johnson said. Gobert later underwent an MRI which determined that he had hyperextended his knee and suffered a bone bruise, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania . Read More

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Arsene Wenger says Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has rediscovered his focus

It is coming into motion. The West Ham keeper complained of offside, however his complaints were not vindicated. We need one win and it will change everything for us. The 29-year-old East London born Noble has really struggled this season, and his individual performances have exemplified West Ham's struggles as a whole, with Bilic's side now languishing in 15th in the Premier League table, just five points clear of the relegation zone. Read More

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Graham DeLaet, Luke Donald share lead after two rounds at RBC Heritage

DeLaet and Donald are a couple of shots clear of the field, but Harbour Town is posing a tough challenge this week, which will likely prevent anybody from running away from the chase pack over the next two days. David Frost was second after a bogey-free 66. Ian Poulter has two starts to earn around $145,000 in order to keep his PGA Tour card. "I guess there's a lot of ways to get around the course, and I'm trying to do it in the way that I think I can do it with the least amount of ... Read More

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How high have SC gas prices risen?

How high have SC gas prices risen?

Oil prices swelled last week to their highest levels since March 1. "Gas prices will likely continue to rise with the approach of Memorial Day and the busy summer driving season", LaDoucer wrote. Moorhead followed similar trends. According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on April 17 in OH have ranged widely over the last five years: $2.09 per gallon in 2016, $2.44 per gallon in 2015, $3.61 per gallon in 2014, $3.45 per gallon in 2013, and $3.77 per gallon in 2012. Read More

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Edmonton Oilers: How They Can Win Game 2

Edmonton Oilers: How They Can Win Game 2

If the Oilers could get the first ten minutes of Wednesday's game for an entire sixty minutes tonight, things will work out just fine. "He dominated the game tonight", McDavid said. McDavid's goal came with Milan Lucic in the box for high-sticking. The result was a sharp contrast from Game 1 , when the Oilers were outshot 44-19 en route to a 3-2 overtime loss. Read More

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Kenyans have a banner day at the Boston Marathon

Kenyans have a banner day at the Boston Marathon

Finishing third in the men's race was Japan's Suguru Osako, who trains in Portland with Alberto Salazar's Nike Oregon Project alongside Rupp and Hasay. She dodged attempts to remove her from the course and finished the race in 4 hours, 20 minutes. "Running had given me everything, and I wanted other women to feel that as well". Read More

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When MS Dhoni Showed his Rooftop Special Six

When MS Dhoni Showed his Rooftop Special Six

It was the solid, if unspectacular, contribution of the visitors' top four - with a little help down the order from Manoj Tiwary (27) - that provided the basis for Pune's triumph. The RCB then kept losing wickets on regular intervals and the required run rate remained sky high throughout their innings. The 2 inning was about to begin as crowd was cheering for the captain Kohli as he came out and open the innings for Bangalore along with Mandeep Singh. Read More

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Regina hockey fans blast NHL for pulling out of Winter Olympics

He tweeted it was "disappointing for all the players that can't be part of the most special adventure in sports". "A number of months have now passed and no meaningful dialogue has materialized", the statement read. The NHL had been hoping to receive compensation from the International Olympic Committee for interrupting their season. Buffalo Sabres center Jack Eichel, one of Team USA's young stars, said getting to represent his country in the Olympics is something he's thought about for ... Read More

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Blue Jackets, Wild in danger of being swept out of playoffs

Despite that gaffe he made in Game 4 of the 2014 series, the Blue Jackets have yet to beat Fleury in regulation. Well, that was child's play compared to what the 22-year-old Guentzel did Sunday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets . shockingly so. "They threw a lot of pucks at our net, but I don't think there were too many chances". Jeff Petry and Paul Byron also scored for Montreal, which wasted early leads of 1-0 and 2-1. Read More

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Klopp admits Liverpool were lucky to beat Stoke

With Coutinho having lost three kilograms in three days through illness and Firmino worn out Klopp insists he had no option but to leave them on the bench at the bet365 Stadium. "They were all over the place in the first half". Coutinho said: "They had asked me to stay at home because I was not feeling well but I wanted to be there". Read More

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Jose Mourinho wants to add 'more quality' in summer

Spurs have put themselves into title contention with a run of seven successive league wins, while Chelsea have had two losses in their past four games. "Last game against Bournemouth we conceded a goal in a same situation, against Palace a clear handball, against Stoke a penalty with great doubt". Any hopes the visitors had of masterminding a turnaround vanished within four minutes of kick-off in the second half as Herrera doubled United's lead. Read More

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Hug wins wheelchair race at Boston Marathon

For runners, there's nothing like pursuing a challenging and elusive Boston Marathon qualifying time. She's previously won in London, New York City and Los Angeles. Switzer said she had no idea that she would break the sexism barriers by entering the race. "When I was running, my body was feeling good", the victor said. Read More

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121st Boston Marathon is Meb's last run, Rupp's first

121st Boston Marathon is Meb's last run, Rupp's first

This year, some of the best will be back in the pack, including a formerly homeless man who is running to raise money for a homeless shelter, and Ben Beach going for an unprecedented 50th straight Boston finish. "Kathrine was not the first woman to win Boston ", said the victor of that first Olympic marathon , Joan Benoit Samuelson of Freeport, "but because of the strength of those photos, Kathrine has had the opportunity to do a lot for women in sport and women in distance running". Read More

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Hanley Ramirez leaves game with hamstring cramp

Down 3-0 in the first, Boston was able to get two quick ones back. With no one pulling out to an early lead, what have the Red Sox shown so far this year that could help determine where they'll stand months from now? "He's put together a number of quality at-bats of late particularly", Red Sox manager John Farrell said of Moreland. Read More

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Devin McCourty, Chris Long elaborate on decision to skip White House visit

According to reporting in New England, the Chiefs are indeed the best choice and will "almost certainly" play the Patriots in the season opener , according to the Boston Globe . Patrice says Long was initially hesitant to participate because he did not want to infer he was representing all of the Patriots, but after they communicated about it, Long became confident he would not be mis-characterized. Read More

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Durant shines in Warriors playoff debut in Game 1 win

Golden State coach Steve Kerr quipped of Nurkic's absence: "How big is it?". Green's undeniable will and game-changing force so defined the run that I don't blame Green for thinking he could take off from 12 feet out and dunk the ball. Damian Lillard wants it to be known that he isn't typically a trash talker, but he'll make an exception for Draymond Green and the Warriors . In the third quarter, Green stoned Noah Vonleh on a one-on-one dunk attempt at the rim. Read More

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Athletics: Kenya's Kiplagat wins women's Boston Marathon

This year, some of the best will be back in the pack, including a formerly homeless man who is running to raise money for a homeless shelter, and Ben Beach going for an unprecedented 50th straight Boston finish. History was made in both the men's and women's wheelchair divisions, as Switzerland's Marcel Hug and Manuela Schar each snapped course records in their respective divisions. Read More

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Eden Hazard drops huge hint he could LEAVE Chelsea

Eden Hazard drops huge hint he could LEAVE Chelsea

The former Lille forward has been one of the most outstanding performers of the campaign, just a year on from enduring a nightmare season as the Blues produced a woeful defence of their title. Hazard has been superb for Chelsea this and was recently nominated for the Player of the Year award. We'll see after that. But he won [the league title] a year ago too, it would reward the two good seasons he had. Read More

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Carolina Panthers sign Kawann Short to 5-year, $80 million deal

Carolina Panthers sign Kawann Short to 5-year, $80 million deal

Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman was under the spotlight this offseason after rescinding the franchise tag to cornerback Josh Norman a year ago. "KK consistently affects the quarterback and is strong against the run", head coach Ron Rivera said. Now locked up with Carolina until 2023, Short figures to anchor a Panthers' defense looking to regain respectability after a disappointing 2016 season, as they missed the playoffs a year after losing to the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl 50. Read More

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Tottenham keeps pressure on Chelsea with victory

Leicester has mounted a feeble defense of its title - sitting 12th - but it is England's last Champions League participant and hosts Atletico Madrid on Tuesday in the quarterfinals. Spurs were in a similar position previous year but faltered at the tail end of the season as Pochettino's men went from second place to fourth in the standings. Read More

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Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu

Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu

Barcelona hosts Real Sociedad on Saturday, its first match since losing at Juventus 3-0 in the Champions League this week. The defeat means Sporting remain five points adrift of safety with just six games remaining. "We did very well from the first minute to the last, Sporting had two chances and scored two goals , while we made many chances so the result is deserved". Read More

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Kenyans Kirui, Kiplagat win 121st Boston Marathon

Edna Kiplagat, the victor of the 2017 Boston Marathon, is seen here second from left at the race's six-mile mark. "Women who are empowered can change the whole society around them for the better and running - I know it sounds insane - but one foot in front of the other, it's a transformational experience". Read More

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Four-shot penalty costs Lexi Thompson

But So Yeon Ryu birdied the playoff hole to take the trophy - plus $155,000 more than Thompson collected. She birdied the 13th and 15th holes and gave herself a 15-foot eagle putt on the final holes that could have won the title. You know, I am a very emotional person. The improper placement of her ball, along with signing an incorrect scorecard cost her four strokes changing her 67 to a 71. Read More

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