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Dybala warns Juve not to relax in second leg against Barca

Paulo Dybala struck twice in a stunning first half and Giorgio Chiellini added a third after the break as the hosts claimed a commanding advantage ahead of next week's second leg. Argentina worldwide has 16 goals for the club this season, while he has scored 39 goals and made 16 assists in 82 games since joining Juventus - more than any other player at the club in that time. Read More

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England v Argentina: Dylan Hartley, Joe Launchbury & George Ford in squad

Backs: Mike Brown - vice-captain ( Harlequins ), Danny Care - vice captain ( Harlequins ), Joe Cokanasiga ( London Irish ), Nathan Earle ( Saracens ), George Ford - vice captain ( Bath Rugby), Piers Francis (Auckland Blues/ Northampton Saints), Sam James ( Sale Sharks), Alex Lozowski ( Saracens ), Harry Mallinder ( Northampton Saints), Joe Marchant ( Harlequins ), Jack Maunder (Exeter Chiefs), Jonny May (Gloucester Rugby), Henry Slade (Exeter Chiefs), Denny Solomona ( Sale ... Read More

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Browns open 2017 with Steelers at home

Browns open 2017 with Steelers at home

The game is scheduled to start at 4:25 p.m. Pittsburgh is 4-2 in those season-opening meetings with the Browns, but Cleveland has won two of its last three home openers. 26, in Cincinnati on December 4, and against the Ravens on December 10. October 8 - Jacksonville Jaguars 1 p.m. Week 13: Monday, Dec. 4 at Cincinnati Bengals at 8:30 p.m. Read More

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Aaron Hernandez's family, medical examiner's office tussle over ex-NFL player's brain

Aaron Hernandez's family, medical examiner's office tussle over ex-NFL player's brain

Aaron Hernandez, former New England Patriots football player, was found hanged to death in his prison cell in MA early today, the State Corrections Department reports. on Tuesday and no one entered the cell until a corrections officer spotted him. Correction Department spokesman Christopher Fallon said the agency won't comment until the investigation was completed. Read More

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Celtics' Thomas: Days since sister died hardest of my life

His play has been elevated in the postseason and has been one of the primary reasons that Chicago are serious contenders to shock Boston. "I told him "way to run your team" so he did an incredible job with that", said Dwyane Wade . For as great as James Harden , Patrick Beverley , Lou Williams and Eric Gordon were for Houston in the first two games, Nene deserves a big tip of the cap as well. Read More

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Bulls charge to playoffs, brace for No. 1 Celtics

Call them the playoff Bulls. Archie Goodwin led the Nets and scored a season-high 20 points and seven rebounds - his highest since scoring 24 for the Phoenix Suns in 2016. The Bulls will play the Boston Celtics in the first round. "The league has got to step in here, because this is a very big black eye for this league", former NBA Coach of the Year Hubie Brown said during the Indiana-Atlanta game. Read More

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Oilers vs. Sharks live stream, Game 2

San Jose Sharks' Melker Karlsson (68) and Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) vie for the puck during the first period of Game 1 of the first-round playoff series Wednesday in Edmonton, Alberta . They were even worse in the neutral zone, where the Sharks controlled almost 62% of loose pucks, an area that is usually close to equal. "We understand what those guys can do", Pavelski told reporters after the game. Read More

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Hamilton buoyed by Ferrari challenge

Vettel's Ferrari was second. Then after that, once we had done the pit stop with the Safety Car the speed was very low and being so cold the temperatures in the tires were like they were just not working it was so cold. Britain's Lewis Hamilton is expecting the toughest fight of his career for the world championship after striking back at rival Sebastian Vettel with victory in the Chinese Grand Prix . Read More

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Rangers-Canadiens series about walking line between grit and skill

With the Canadiens heading back home for Game 5, the Rangers can't lose Game 4 if they want to win the series . "We'll do everything we can to make sure we're ready". "I didn't really think at the time that was going to be the difference". Few aspects are black and white. The Rangers made two lineup changes. Both teams have traded equal stretches of awesome and atrocious play. Read More

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James, Cavs rally from halftime hole

The Pacers have been right there in every single game this series, and the point differential through three games is just plus-12 in the Cavs' favor. "They're playing through all our punches, and we're throwing haymakers, and they're weaving", Stephenson said. Read More

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Bruins Rally from Three Goals Down, But Lose in Overtime

The 26-year-old torched the Bruins in Game 3 at TD Garden with his on-ice vision and stretch passes, tossing an elite saucer pass to a streaking Mike Hoffman for the first goal of the game and then kick-starting the game-winning power play goal in overtime with another stretch pass that ultimately led to Bobby Ryan's game-winning strike. Read More

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Oscar Robertson Salutes Russell Westbrook For NBA Triple-Double Record

Oscar Robertson Salutes Russell Westbrook For NBA Triple-Double Record

But the MVP talks and debate will have a clear answer after an intriguing 1st round match up between Westbrook's OKC Thunder and Harden's Houston Rockets series. However, Westbrook's recent onslaught of triple-doubles, plus Harden's injury, seem to have turned the narrative back the other way. "I'm so thankful to play the game I love every night", Westbrook said, adding that he would give the game ball to his parents. Read More

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LA Clippers Beat Jazz 99-91; Even Series At 1-1

LA Clippers Beat Jazz 99-91; Even Series At 1-1

The Clippers would maintain this advantage the rest of the way, carrying an 11-point lead at the end of the first quarter and a nine-point lead at halftime. Because of this, Blake Griffin has been able to get into the paint at will, but thankfully, he's missed his fair share of shots. But if that's going to happen the Clippers will likely need to take either Game 3 or 4 in Utah. Read More

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Raina reigns supreme as Gujarat topple KKR

Kolkata Knight Riders have the highest scoring rate of all team this season-9.59, while Gujarat Lions have the poorest economy rate of all teams. Kolkata Knight Riders' Chris Lynn, who is now injured, was the big difference when KKR played Gujarat Lions earlier in IPL 2017, with Gautam Gambhir's side romping to victory. Read More

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Butler, Bulls Battle Celtics in Game 2

Butler, Bulls Battle Celtics in Game 2

Playing a day after 22-year-old sister Chyna Thomas was killed in a auto accident in their home state of Washington, Thomas led the top-seeded Celtics with 33 points. "Definitely Game 3 is just one game, but it's going to be the biggest game of our season and we want to approach it with that mindset and try to go out there and get another 'W, '" Rondo said. Read More

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Andersen back for playoffs

He's gone 45-28-5 with a 2.37 GAA, .917 save percentage and eight shutouts in 78 AHL games over his first two seasons. Toronto Maple Leafs center Zach Hyman (11) and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Mark Streit (32) vie for control of the puck as Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury (29) watches during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Read More

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Serena Williams, pregnant in 23rd Grand Slam Tournament

Earlier in the day, Williams posted a photo of herself on Snapchat with the caption "20 weeks", sparking all sorts of speculation on social media about whether she was, indeed, with child. Her appearance at the Australian Open tuneup event in Auckland, New Zealand, marked her first tournament since a semi-final exit at Flushing Meadows last September. Read More

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Title-chasing Brighton rocked by freakish own goals

Even now, I stand by the fact that Chris Hughton was the wrong manager at the wrong time for City, who probably needed another "up-and-at-them" style boss to follow Paul Lambert. Hosts Norwich City went in 2-0 up at the break and both of their goal came in freaky circumstances. In an awesome twist, Pritchard hit a side-footed curling shot from 20 yards after taking another pass from Murphy, the effort hit a post and rebounded back off Stockdale and into the net for yet another own goal. Read More

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Cavaliers vs. Pacers Game 2 Recap

Cleveland outscored IN 70-40 IN the second half. Paul George followed up his 29 point Game 1 with a 32 point showing in Game 2 . If the Pacers don't get their act together soon they will be out of the playoffs rather quickly. It is like Scrooge disparaging Christmas to find fault with the way the Cavaliers played at some point before meeting the Western Conference champion in the Finals. Read More

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Road to Playoffs: Cleveland Cavalier's Head Coach Tyronn Lue Talks Moving Forward

The Celtics lost 114-91 at home to the Cavaliers and followed that up by falling 123-116 to the Atlanta Hawks before winning their last three to grab the No. Cavaliers: James averaged 26.4 points, 8.6 rebounds and a career-high 8.7 assists. However, the Wizards have proved to be one of the top teams in the East, rivaling Toronto for the best backcourt in the conference with John Wall and Bradley Beal. Read More

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Ibaka game-time decision for Game 2

The Clippers do have the resident talent, so this one is by no means over, though, their problematic history is going to have the criticism dial cranked up to 10 if they lose this game. Bucks coach Jason Kidd said that Antetokounmpo is stepping into his own at the right time. "It would have been easy to let go of the rope". Milwaukee Bucks big man Thon Maker marked his first postseason game with a block party in familiar surroundings. Read More

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Liverpool's Lucas Leiva Hints At Summer Exit at Anfield

The Liverpool manager is also satisfied with his options in reserve, with Wales global Danny Ward impressing on loan at Huddersfield Town and youngsters Kamil Grabara and Caoimhin Kelleher training regularly at Melwood. Even he didn't say anything but there's a bit of a muscle problem. "When we're safe we will maybe talk about it then and many other players". "He is our player so we will bring him back next year so there is competition". Read More

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Rudy Gobert's Knee Injury Is Unlucky And Upsetting

Rudy Gobert's Knee Injury Is Unlucky And Upsetting

Joe Johnson and Gordon Hayward stepped up and led them in scoring with 21 and 19 points, respectively. "I think we should feel that we can win without Rudy", he said. Bleacher Report writer Eric Pincus asked Doc if he ever considered running the clock down to take the last shot of regulation as his team was down two points with about 18 seconds left. Read More

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Sebastian Vettel Wins The 2017 Bahrain Grand Prix Ahead Of Mercedes' Drivers

Sebastian Vettel Wins The 2017 Bahrain Grand Prix Ahead Of Mercedes' Drivers

Vettel started third on the grid, but on the first lap itself on turn one managed to squeeze past Lewis Hamilton and eventually managed to jump pole-sitter Valtteri Bottas in the first round of pit stops after a safety auto period. While Vettel took victory ahead of Hamilton, Bottas was left to rue a missed opportunity having been unable to convert his maiden pole position into his first F1 win. Read More

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Arizona 2, San Francisco 6

Buster Posey exits earlyGiants manager Bruce Bochy , left, checks Buster Posey on the ground after he was hit by a Taijuan Walker pitch in the first inning of Monday's game. "Yeah, I could've. But that's the luxury of having one of the elite closers in the game". Meanwhile, the Arizona Diamondbacks left Chase Field with the best record in baseball, 6-1, and the highest run differential at +19. Read More

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ATP Monte Carlo Masters: Rohan Bopanna, Pablo Cuevas advance to quarter-finals

ATP Monte Carlo Masters: Rohan Bopanna, Pablo Cuevas advance to quarter-finals

But the Spaniard rallied to set up a semi against Lucas Pouille of France, who beat Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay 6-0, 3-6, 7-5. Cilic, the 2014 U.S. Open champion, seemed to be in command when he broke at the start of the third set. In the second set, Wawrinka lost his opening service game and Cuevas consolidated immediately and went on to serve out the set without drama to record a memorable win. Read More

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Goffin downs Djokovic to set up Nadal showdown

Goffin downs Djokovic to set up Nadal showdown

Rafael Nadal cruised past unseeded Diego Schwartzman in their last-eight contest, winning 6-4, 6-4. It was Goffin's first win over a top-three opponent in 14 attempts and he was well worth it. "It will be super hard", Ramos-Vinolas said. Cilic, the 2014 U.S. Open champion, seemed to be in command when he broke at the start of the third set. Read More

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Gerald Green to start in Game 3

Game 2: Jimmy Butler and Dwyane Wade scored 22 points apiece and Rajon Rondo almost posted a triple-double with 11 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds. That projects to 17.1 WARP over 82 games, almost identical to Jimmy Butler's regular-season pace, and it puts him narrowly behind teammate Robin Lopez as the most valuable player in the series so far. Read More

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