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Wizards use late surge to go up 2-0 on Hawks

He was active throughout, coming up with several big baskets and assists to keep his team in the game. The Rockets erased a 15-point deficit to take a 2-0 lead after game two of their Western Conference first-round playoff series. For the Wizards, John Wall made playoff career-high 32 points in the win over Hawks in Game 1 on Sunday. Atlanta went 11-of-11 from the charity stripe as part of a 35-point third quarter to take a four-point lead into the final frame. Read More

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Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury

Ibrahimovic future in doubt after 'significant' knee injury

They've both done well to keep their places in the team and have been working hard to perform to the best of their abilities each week, proving Jose Mourinho can rely on them whenever necessary. Mourinho also repeated his view that Marcus Rashford, who scored the victor against Anderlecht , should not play for England Under-21s in the summer's European Championship. Read More

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Ferrari wants to discuss form with Kimi Raikkonen after Chinese GP display

Despite Ferrari having produced a auto that is a match for Mercedes , Raikkonen has yet to get on the podium and has finished both races well behind Sebastian Vettel . The Scuderia Ferrari driver ended up just 6.250 seconds behind race victor Lewis Hamilton , but did so after running fifth in the laps after the safety auto, when he was caught up by its timing having already stopped for slick tyres during the virtual safety vehicle a few laps earlier. Read More

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Jackets' Werenski exits game after puck to face

William Karlsson, Boone Jenner and Markus Nutivaara each had a goal and an assist for the Blue Jackets . "I just wanted them to see what it was like to win a playoff game with this team together", he said. Werenski, however, did go to the locker room during overtime because the swelling closed his right eye, so the Blue Jackets were forced to play with five defensemen. Read More

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Jurgen Klopp: I'm not planning to bring Joe Hart to Liverpool

The Reds manager has had his troubles with both Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius this season, although the former has reclaimed the number one jersey and put in some solid performances in recent weeks. "There is still a problem with Klavan, there was a very, very small medial ligament [problem], very small, but it could mean there is not enough time for Palace". Read More

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Eden Hazard, Diego Costa dropped, Chelsea starting XI Vs Spurs

Twice Tottenham roared back with Harry Kane heading them level after 18 minutes and fellow England worldwide Dele Alli making it 2-2 with a superb finish in the 52nd minute. "Spurs have a day more rest than [Crystal] Palace". Hazard drove powerfully past Spurs keeper Hugo Lloris after 75 minutes and Nemanja Matic set up an appearance alongside Arsenal or Manchester City in the FA Cup final with a spectacular drive five minutes later. Read More

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Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

Had the Maple Leafs erased a 4-1 deficit to take command of the series, the pressure would have been squarely on the Presidents' Trophy winners with the checkered playoff past. Fans who howled furiously when Ovechkin left the ice in the first cheered in delight when he returned to start the second frame. The Leafs were second in the National Hockey League (23.8%) with the man advantage during the regular season, but have only gone 3-for-17 in the playoffs , in part because the ... Read More

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Capitals' Ovechkin leaves game with apparent left leg injury

With the series tied 2-2 going into Game 5 in Washington on Friday, the Capitals are facing a bigger test than anyone ever imagined. OTTAWA, Ontario - Sean Kuraly's second goal of the game at 10:19 of the second overtime gave the Boston Bruins a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators in Game 5 on Friday night, avoiding elimination in the first-round series. Read More

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Raptors start Powell over Valanciunas in Game 4 vs

Raptors start Powell over Valanciunas in Game 4 vs

The Raptors were thoroughly routed by an upstart Milwaukee Bucks team 104-77 on Thursday night, and in the moments after the ugly loss, Lowry's body language mirrored his team's shock and rage. "Everyone puts so much pressure on Kyle", said Tucker. Middleton stepping up along with Greg Monroe continuing his great play kept Milwaukee in the game even without Giannis doing exceptionally well. Read More

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Cavs make historic comeback to beat Pacers

They've had three consecutive unsuccessful attempts, and their 2017 National Basketball Association playoff run should come to an end when they host the Cavs in Game 4 of their first-round series Sunday afternoon. George also compiled 15 rebounds and nine assists . The Pacers led by 10 after one quarter, then increased their lead to 50-36 with 5:54 remaining in the second quarter. Read More

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West Ham boss Slaven Bilic insists 'We're not going down'

West Ham boss Slaven Bilic insists 'We're not going down'

To deservedly win, with a clean sheet, which was very important also because those clean sheets are giving you the proof that it was solid, a team performance. "It's about recovering and moving on quickly and for Watford there won't be any excuses about preparation because we've got five days training". "I'm sure he'll get them out of it and next year we'll see a different animal in West Ham ". Read More

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Chelsea defeat keeps EPL title race open

Chelsea defeat keeps EPL title race open

The leaders were beaten 2-0 by a resurgent Manchester United at Old Trafford. Chelsea's April 1 home defeat to Crystal Palace was followed by wins over Manchester City and Bournemouth that eased concerns of a late-season slump. Manchester United can use Sunday's impressive performance against Premier League leaders Chelsea as inspiration to achieve a strong finish to the season, winger Ashley Young has said. Read More

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Serena Williams confirms her pregnancy, expected to give birth in September

Serena Williams confirms her pregnancy, expected to give birth in September

The most telling sign that the tennis player is indeed pregnant is her caption, which simply read "20 weeks", noted Buzzfeed . "We have not been informed, nor do we have confirmation". Belgian player Kim Clijsters retired and had a child before coming back at age 26 and winning three majors titles as a mother. Serena Williams has defied the odds throughout her life, and literally just won a Grand Slam while eight weeks pregnant. Read More

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Cespedes hits 3 HRs, Harvey leaves with injury in Mets win

Cespedes hits 3 HRs, Harvey leaves with injury in Mets win

Measured at an estimated 448 feet according to MLB.com, Duda's blast cleared the ivy-covered batters' eye in straightaway centerfield. Even with Velasquez on the mound , I can't back the Phillies here. For that to happen, Buchholz needed to stay healthy and be effective. Golf enthusiast Yoenis Cespedes has the great fortune of playing against Phillies pitching this week and he made the most of it tonight. Read More

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Artem Lobov and Amir Khan involved in entertaining Twitter spat

Artem Lobov and Amir Khan involved in entertaining Twitter spat

Robert Winfree: Al Iaquinta hasn't fought in over two years, against anyone else I'd be hesitant to pick him after that kind of significant layoff. You've got to love this crossroads matchup between middleweight veterans Thales Leites and Sam Alvey. Instead, Swanson was a little confused considering Lobov only has four knockouts during his entire career not to mention his less than stellar performances thus far in the UFC. Read More

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Sakho 'drug' not on banned list, says UEFA

Sakho 'drug' not on banned list, says UEFA

Liverpool are now sweating over the fitness of Daniel Sturridge ahead of the Premier League clash with Crystal Palace on Sunday, according to a report. Sakho, who joined Crystal Palace on loan in January, had tested positive for higenamine - a chemical compound predominantly used in fat-burning substances that was thought to be on WADA's Prohibited List - after a sample was sent to a WADA laboratory in Cologne. Read More

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Bonucci: Teams Now Fear Juventus After Barca Ouster

Juventus's Paulo Dybala shoots during the UEFA Champions League quarter final second leg match between FC Barcelona and Juventus FC at the Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona , Spain, April 19, 2017. "I did not want to measure myself just on this, we have lived these moments together and now we live them apart, so it is hard". "We did it once and we can do it a second time". Read More

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Murray loses to Ramos-Vinolas at Monte Carlo Masters

Murray loses to Ramos-Vinolas at Monte Carlo Masters

Murray will now lock horns with No. 15 Albert Ramos-Vinolas, who stormed into the pre-quarterfinals for the first time with a 6-2, 6-2 victory over qualifier Carlos Berlocq in a clash that lasted one hour and 20 minutes. "Maybe tomorrow or a day after I'll be able to look back a little bit and think where I'm at now from where I was a week ago". Rohan Bopanna and Pablo Cuevas recorded their first win together at the Masters level when they downed Marcin Matkowski and Alexander Peya in ... Read More

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Man United's Ibrahimovic, Rojo suffer knee ligament injuries

The veteran striker landed awkwardly and jarred his knee at the end of normal time in United's Europa League quarter-final win over Anderlecht on Thursday night. Speaking after the Anderlecht game, Mourinho said " we are in trouble " with the fact that key players will not be able to help the team for the remaining games this season plus " in this moment, Eric Bailly played six matches in a row " which means the Ivorian requires a rest but can not be dropped due to the lack of other options. Read More

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HW 3 Stars: Habs-Rangers Series Deadlocked after Rangers Game 4 Win

Montreal fired 31 shots on New York's Henrik Lundqvist , who recorded his 10th career playoff shutout - a record high amongst active National Hockey League goaltenders. 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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Dortmund bus attack suspect bet against the team

Dortmund bus attack suspect bet against the team

It said the man had booked into the same hotel where the Dortmund team was staying, and the hotel's Internet IP address was used in the transaction to buy the 15,000 "put" options, funded with a consumer loan he had signed a week earlier. Dortmund, whose players were clearly rattled by the attack, ended up getting knocked out of the tournament after being upset in the two-leg competition by Monaco, losing, 3-2, at home and then losing away, 3-1, for an aggregate score of 6-3. Read More

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Romanian tennis captain under fire after racist comment about Serena's pregnancy

The latest controversy to engulf the 70-year-old former world No 1 erupted after he became embroiled in a row about noise from the crowd. He then appeared to call Great Britain captain Anne Keothavong and Konta "f***ing bitches". "Fortunately he was across the other side of the room from me and there were other journalists around so it was unpleasant rather than threatening". Read More

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Mourinho relying on Rooney amid United's injury crisis

The pair sustained injuries on England duty a month ago, Smalling injuring his knee and Jones his foot. "The Portuguese did confirm two of his starting XI to face Burnley: "[Ander] Herrera plays, he didn't play against Anderlecht. "But he has the experience and he has the character". "So Herrera is fresh to play". Marcus Rashford proved a capable deputy for Ibrahimovic, netting a smartly taken victor to send United into the competition semi-finals for the first time. Read More

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Nintendo Switch Sells Big-Time In March

Nintendo Switch Sells Big-Time In March

For context, Microsoft moved more than 2 million Xbox One units in its first 18 days of availability while Sony moved 2.1 million PlayStation 4 units in that console's first 14 days, according to CNBC . Nintendo President Reggie Fils-Aime also called Breath of the Wild the best standalone launch title in Nintendo history just after the system's United States launch. Read More

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Romelu Lukaku Reportedly Wants to Return to Chelsea this Summer

Romelu Lukaku Reportedly Wants to Return to Chelsea this Summer

Lukaku now leads the Premier League's goalscoring charts with 24 strikes this term, seven more than Chelsea striker Costa who has only scored three times in the top-flight since the turn of the year. However, in contrast to Koeman's original statement, the boss insisted that the clinical hit-man must "respect" his current contract, of which he still has two years to complete. Read More

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