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Arrest made in Borussia Dortmund bus attack

Club captain Marcel Schmelzer added that the team hoped "to learn about the actual reasons behind the attack", adding: "For everyone on the bus this information would facilitate the process of coping with it". One piece of shrapnel was found embedded in a headrest in the vehicle. The man had drawn attention at the hotel, reported Bild - first by insisting on a top-level room at the front side and then, in the pandemonium after the blasts, by calmly walking to its restaurant to order a steak. Read More

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Guardiola understands if City owners are not happy

Guardiola understands if City owners are not happy

Jesus made a big impression after joining City from Palmeiras in January, scoring three goals in five appearances and briefly displacing the prolific Sergio Aguero from the team. And we are not able. 'I said many times to them, but they still don't believe how good they are. And we could have done better in terms of the results and even in the way we played because we wanted to be in title the race and Champions League until the end. Read More

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Rangers even series with Canadiens

Rangers even series with Canadiens

Fast opened the scoring at 11:39 with his first of the playoffs . Jack Johnson and Josh Anderson also scored for the Blue Jackets, who were able to outlast the Penguins when they pushed back hard in the second and third periods and then got a short-handed goal from Jake Guenztel with 27 seconds left in the game. Read More

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Not now, not in the future - Klopp dismisses Liverpool move for Hart

Klopp has said that Palace have one of the best attacking lines in the Premier League suggesting he expects a very open game that could go either way. Earlier in the season, Liverpool were failing to win those types of games, but it seems Jurgen Klopp has found a way to grind out results. According to PhysioRoom , the Merseyside giants have a total of nine injuries - which includes Henderson, who hasn't featured since the 2-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur back in February. Read More

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Monaco eye history as Dortmund risk elimination

Monaco eye history as Dortmund risk elimination

Although the principality team have three away goals in the financial institution, Falcao says they have to anticipate a renewed challenge from Thomas Tuchel's side as they pursue a fourth Champions League semifinal appearance. "I think playing off Falcao's experience is a great learning curve". The draw for this season's semi-finals takes place at 11 a.m. BST (6 a.m. ET), per the official UEFA website, and we profile some of those teams still contesting this season's Champions League ... Read More

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Jose Mourinho provides update on Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries

Jose Mourinho provides update on Ibrahimovic and Rojo injuries

And some fans are confident that United can go all the way and win the Europa League ... Manchester United eventually won 2-1 in extra-time to advance to the semi-finals with a 3-2 aggregate victory. 'You can not do miracles, so miracles I don't expect, but they have to try to do everything to accelerate the process. "But with a special spirit, you can (play) sooner than expected". Read More

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Oilers orange crush surging in Sharks' Silicon Valley

San Jose banked 59:45 of lead time in Game 4 and packed plenty of positives into the one-sided win. "Ugly" is a pretty good word to describe the Oilers' overall effort after grinding out two tough wins. The team also hasn't capitalized on careless play by Edmonton throughout the series, failing to score in 13 of 14 power-play chances. Tonight he helped generate several grade-A chances despite the fact that he only put two shots on goal in his 25 shifts. Read More

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Wizards go small to win big without Ian Mahinmi

Wizards go small to win big without Ian Mahinmi

Elsewhere, Eric Gordon and Lou Williams caught fire in the fourth quarter as the Houston Rockets rallied for a 115-111 playoff win over the Oklahoma City Thunder who lost despite another 50-point performance by guard Russell Westbrook . From 2007-10, Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat was the top backup to then-Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard . The fourth game will be Monday in Atlanta. Read More

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Cano, Cruz power Mariners past Marlins in Ichiro return

Cano, Cruz power Mariners past Marlins in Ichiro return

Paxton has not allowed an earned run in his first 21 innings. He allowed three total baserunners, two coming in the seventh inning, on a walk to Haniger and when Nelson Cruz was hit by a pitch with one out. Chen threw 100 pitches to get through seven, and the Marlins weren't going to push him after his elbow problems previous year (he threw 86 and 56 pitches in his first two starts). Read More

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Injuries preventing Wilshere from reaching potential: Wenger

Injuries preventing Wilshere from reaching potential: Wenger

That's the day I realised how big the cup is. "I think it is still there for Jack, you have to remember how young a player he is, he still has a lot of football ahead of him". Asked if the price tag for a permanent move for the midfielder, who still has one more season to run on his current contract with the Gunners, would rule Bournemouth out of contention, Howe replied: "All I would say in football is, lets wait and see". Read More

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Cahill a doubt for semi after hospital stay

Cahill a doubt for semi after hospital stay

And Chelsea fans are also fearing the worst about Belgian playmaker Hazard, who has been integral to the club's success this term. Tottenham's win last weekend, coupled with Chelsea's defeat to Manchester United, leaves just four points separating the two sides as they move their focus to qualification for the FA Cup final on 27 May. Read More

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Arrest made over attack on German football team

Arrest made over attack on German football team

Police confirmed on Friday morning that a police tactical response unit had arrested a man named only as Sergej W in the Tuebingen area, 30km south of the city of Stuttgart and 450km south of Dortmund . "We are very grateful and hope that with the suspect's arrest, the perpetrator responsible for the despicable attack against our players and staff members has been caught", the club said in a statement. Read More

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Pens' rookie wins it in OT with hat trick

Charlie Coyle and Scottie Upshall were sent to the penalty box for dual roughing penalties, triggering the 4-on-4 and increasing the Wild's night-long frustration with the officiating crew. We played well both games". "Their goalie has been seeing the puck well, and one thing they do well is they have five guys around the paint so it makes it tough for us to get on the inside". Read More

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Serena Williams Is Pregnant, Due In The Fall

Yesterday, Williams posted a photo of herself standing sideways with the caption "20 weeks" on Snapchat, then deleted it. The photo , captured by U.S. She was already nearly two months pregnant during that historic victory over her sister Venus Williams , which saw her become the most decorated tennis player of the Open Era and her first child is due later this year. Read More

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Chris Sale chasing (and catching) Sox history

Kevin Pillar , who doubled three times in a game for the first time in his career, said while there is time for the Blue Jays to turn things around, it has to start soon. The Boston Red Sox are now 9-5 on the season while the Blue Jays fall to 2-11. Sportsnet NOW has you covered. On average, the Jays are averaging just 3.14 runs a game and hitting a lowly.213. Read More

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Cavs' Smith hopes to play in game three

Perhaps Thursday night's Game 3 or Sunday afternoon's Game 4 in Bankers Life Fieldhouse will do that. After scoring 37 points twice in the first half, they didn't get more than 23 in the third or fourth quarters. "Just one game he didn't play, so in a big game like the other night he was ready to play and ready to go in a big playoff game". It's hard to come off the bench right after halftime. Read More

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Rangers Even Up First-Round Playoff Series with Canadiens

Rangers Even Up First-Round Playoff Series with Canadiens

The Rangers controlled the play for most of the second period as the Canadiens had only one shot on goal in the first 11 minutes. "But we're digging in on it, and so far we've been good at it". "It's good but.it's a best-of-seven series ", Radulov said. "We're not overthinking this game, we know our strengths and we know what we need to do to win and that's what our whole focus is on right now". Read More

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Tomas Hertl: Tomas Hertl and Sharks blanked by Oilers

Tomas Hertl: Tomas Hertl and Sharks blanked by Oilers

Zack Kassian and Mark Letestu led the Oilers with three shots each... The first two games of this round will be played in Edmonton, but the next two are set for San Jose. "It's good because you get one day break and you're back at it again", said Patrick Maroon . They lost nine of the their final 13 games and blew a nine point division lead in a couple weeks. Read More

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Michigan State player charged with criminal sexual conduct

Michigan State player charged with criminal sexual conduct

Charges against Robertson are part of an still-undisclosed allegation that involves three players. "We will continue to educate and enforce high standards for the program", Dantonio said, via MLive.com . Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. That's a constant. Read More

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Dyche: Burnley in control of Keane's future

Dyche: Burnley in control of Keane's future

Dyche insists nothing has changed in relation to the 24-year-old England global, despite a report earlier this week suggesting he would be moving on from Turf Moor this summer. Tottenham will not sell Eric Dier despite Manchester United seeking a £40million deal for the England worldwide, according to a report. Ultimately you'll get punished for that, but they're getting away with it because they're playing lesser opposition in the Europa League'. Read More

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Germany still hunting perpetrators of Dortmund bus attack

Germany still hunting perpetrators of Dortmund bus attack

Sokratis Papastathopoulos suggested he felt Dortmund players had been treated like "animals" , while Monaco boss Leonardo Jardim admitted it was hard for the players to concentrate as his side secured a 3-2 victory. "I think, internally, we have improved our level of security and protection". "Thanks to the doctors, nurses, physiotherapists and people who helped me recover". Read More

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Flames swept by Ducks falling Wednesday night 3-1

Flames swept by Ducks falling Wednesday night 3-1

Louis. "We're happy to have them back into the fold". "They really deserved a better fate, but they're a young team - so they'll learn and do better going forward in the future". If they had forced a Game 5, they would have been facing a must-win at their Unhappiest Place on Earth, where they've now lost 29 consecutive contests. Read More

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Mourinho fears worst after Ibrahimovic, Rojo blows

United's desperation to avoid an embarrassing exit was matched by the visitors' desire to win on English soil for the first time, leading to a thrilling second half that came to an excruciating end for Ibrahimovic. "They were quick out of the blocks, as you would expected from United at home and they got their noses in front", Keane said on ITV . Mourinho also emphasised the trust he has in match-winner Rashford, whose turn and finish was impressive in such a high-pressure situation. Read More

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Bruins' Miller returns after 2-game absence

Through the first four-and-a-half games of the 2004 American League Championship Series , Hideki Matsui did pretty much anything he pleased at the plate. "But yeah, I think we can all be a little bit better". "That's the only thing that we're focusing on". And, the Ottawa Senators were able to overcome a meltdown in Beantown. Read More

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Los Angeles Clippers vs. Utah Jazz

He sat in a cushioned chair, kicked off his sneakers and reflected on his brief time with the Clippers: dinners out with Blake Griffin, riding the bus with DeAndre Jordan , running into Glen "Big Baby" Davis at the grocery store after being waived and getting wrapped into a massive hug. Read More

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Oklahoma City Thunder Lose Despite Record-Setting Night by Russell Westbrook

Despite their improvements in the rebounding department - a 48-37 advantage this time around - Russell Westbrook and the Thunder came up just short in Game 2 against Houston, losing 115-111. A lot has been made about Russell Westbrook's stats all season long, but the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard made one thing very clear after Thursday's loss - he doesn't care about his "line". Read More

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Good chance Thornton plays Game 3

Game 5 is Thursday night in Edmonton. The Oilers gave up six goals three times in 82 regular-season games, but were never steamrolled this way. They will try to carry that over into Game 5 on Thursday night in Edmonton. They've given the Sharks an NHL-high 12 power plays in this series, mostly owing to sheer youthful exuberance. "We have confidence", Thornton said of the San Jose power play showing. Read More

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Luke Shaw claims Zlatan Ibrahimovic was 'fine' after injury

Luke Shaw claims Zlatan Ibrahimovic was 'fine' after injury

Rashford, 19, already has eight senior England caps. "He's not in the best of his condition", Mourinho told reporters . Mourinho, who earlier this season made an apparent criticism of Smalling's pain threshold, said: "We have Daley Blind, who has experience in the position, and I think it is time for Jones and Smalling to be fearless - to risk". Read More

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Raptors start playoffs Saturday after besting Cavaliers in battle of benches

Raptors start playoffs Saturday after besting Cavaliers in battle of benches

Cleveland will be tested but they will win this series in six games. The Raptors (51-31), who rested DeMar DeRozan and Serge Ibaka, got 25 points from shooting guard Norman Powell. "We have a good club going into the postseason". Powell played 34 minutes and shot 10-of-13 from the field in DeRozan's place. We just got to the point where we realized he was a long way from playing meaningful National Basketball Association minutes. Read More

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Unsung Hero McGee Helps Warriors To 2-0 Lead Over Portland

To make certain he's healthy, Golden State doesn't need to risk playing him in the first round that they believed they could win handily without him. The typically spot-on Splash Brothers weren't hitting consistently. "If we want a chance to win the series, we have to win Game Three". It was a team-wide effort, starting with the bigs blitzing pick-and-rolls, shutting off the air space for Lillard and McCollum, who finished a combined 9-of-34 shooting for only 23 points after dropping 75 ... Read More

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Penguins take 3-0 series advantage with OT win

He added the caption: "Playoff hockey..." The Blue Jackets led 3-2 entering the third and scored just 27 seconds into the period. Whatever transpired here Sunday evening turned out to be more of a monsoon, but the Penguins sandbagged their way to a 5-4 overtime victory at Nationwide Arena, taking a commanding 3-0 lead in the series. Read More

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Harry Redknapp named Birmingham City manager

To say the decision to replace Gary Rowett with Gianfranco Zola in December 2016 was unpopular, is an understatement, and with hindsight it is something that Birmingham's owners may regret. The crowd at St Andrews chanted angrily for Zola's dismissal during Monday's defeat and Zola said he did not blame them. It was with Portsmouth that Redknapp enjoyed arguably his greatest success when they won the 2008 FA Cup. Read More

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Calabar Viewing Centre Tragedy: President Buhari Mourns Victims

Calabar Viewing Centre Tragedy: President Buhari Mourns Victims

UNITED have paid an emotional tribute to more than 30 fans who were electrocuted to death in Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) had reported there had been over 30 deaths, although the police gave a lower estimate. "I could have been dead". Witnesses reported that the live electricity cable broke from its mooring and fell on the viewers. "This world is vain". Read More

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