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Chelsea in pole position to sign coveted Real Madrid hitman

If there were any doubts about Real Madrid losing ground in their La Liga title race, because of important Champions League games, Zinedine Zidane's men have now cleared them. Real can not afford to slip up tonight, and take on Granada with several of their big hitters on the bench and Ronaldo rested from the entire squad before their Champions League semi-final second leg at Atlético on Wednesday. Read More

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NHL Playoffs: Predators edge past Blues 2-1

The Predators got the first goal of the game after a scuffle along the boards in front of the Nashville bench put Edmundson and forward Ryan Reaves in the box for roughing along with Predators forward Cody McLeod . I don't think we have. Sanford played alongside Alexander Steen and Vladimir Sobotka, where he was all three games in the Wild series. "That's what we have to look at right now, whether it's combinations, whether it's. Read More

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Mourinho not pleased with Man U despite Celta Vigo win

Mourinho not pleased with Man U despite Celta Vigo win

When there is peace, we don't have to have a problem. The Congolese-born 19-year-old, who has spent his entire youth career with United, has impressed Mourinho during his time at Old Trafford. We played well enough to have [the] result closed but we have to go and play at Old Trafford. He said: "The players that will play in accumulation and the players that are with a lot of minutes - because we played nine matches in April and this one, so 10 matches in four and half weeks - the players ... Read More

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Turris' OT goal gives Senators 3-2 series lead over Rangers

Turris' OT goal gives Senators 3-2 series lead over Rangers

After what happened with Glass in NY, coach Guy Boucher dressed rugged nwinger Chris Neil, who has played only one game in the last month, as a deterrent. Miller to give NY a three-goal advantage. Kreider made it 4-0 with a power-play goal at 10:45 of the third. "We need to be fast, we need to play with speed, intensity", he said, "and we have to push back". Read More

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Bulls' Rondo likely out for rest of series against Celtics

Bulls' Rondo likely out for rest of series against Celtics

If the Bulls win today, Game Seven on Sunday will be in Boston. But the 2016-17 Celtics seem determined to reach the second round for the first time since the Big Three led them there in 2012. The day after his sister's death, Thomas was set to play his first game of the playoffs against the Bulls. Game 5 marks the first time in the series thus far that the home team has come out with a victory. Read More

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Blues vs. Predators: Game 4 prediction

In one of the most physical games of the Stanley Cup playoffs, the St. Louis Blues and Nashville Predators slugged it out in a manner more suited for Nissan Stadium than Bridgestone Arena. This game was no different, as Grammy Award-winning band Little Big Town performed. One of those belonged to defenseman Robert Bortuzzo , who came close to tying the score, 2-2, in Game 3. Read More

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Celta Vigo vs Man Utd

United are bidding to win the Europa League for the first time and guarantee a place in next season's Champions League in the process. "We have two important matches in one week against Celta. "67" - GOAL! Celta Vigo 0-1 Manchester United . He works every day. 'He had a fantastic shot in the first half with that attractive save. "We have the players and the team and we want to do that". Read More

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Arsenal vs Manchester United 7 May 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

After United's 1-0 win over Celta Vigo in the Europa League semi-final first leg, Mourinho was asked by Sky Sports Italia if he would ever return to the Italian club, answering: "Not right now, but maybe one day". With the likes of Karim Benzema and Kylian Mbappe continually linked with moves to Arsenal , the cartel of players which the club can attract appears to be unaffected by the prospect of playing Europa League football next season. Read More

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Mark Hughes: 'Harry Arter deserved a straight red card'

Mark Hughes: 'Harry Arter deserved a straight red card'

The result leaves the Cherries 10th, while Mark Hughes' side are a point worse off in 13th spot. We'd have to say absolutely, because that's what happens to Stoke players. Stoke insisted King was offside from Max Gradel's headed assist, but the goal stood and the visitors were forced to settle for just their second point on the road since their 3-1 league win at Sunderland on January 14. Read More

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Paul Pogba not prepared to concede target of top-four finish

Paul Pogba not prepared to concede target of top-four finish

England's last European representatives have travelled far and wide in their bid to win the only major continental trophy to have eluded them in their success-laden history. He's still going. He's going to fill out even more . "That's what he does best.and it is something we have to learn from". Eric Bailly is also "ready to play" having come off against Swansea, while Marouane Fellaini's ban only affects domestic matches. Read More

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Mourinho mulls United changes at Arsenal

Mourinho mulls United changes at Arsenal

The Gunners welcome United to the Emirates Stadium on Sunday afternoon with the once bitter title rivals now battling it out for the outside chance of sneaking into the top four of the Premier League. "The team has found an identity and respects that identity". "We tried to win the match but we missed chances". The contrast in history between the sides couldn't be starker as Celta chase the first major trophy in their history. Read More

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Champions League: Hat-trick hero Cristiano Ronaldo revels in centre-forward role

La Liga awarded the goal to the defender, even though he did his best to hand it over to his record-breaking friend. Ronaldo has scored eight goals in the last three Champions League games. "We made too many mistakes", Atletico midfielder Jorge "Koke" Resurreccion said. We have to go into the return leg at the Calderon fully focused. The former Man United man steered Los Blancos to a dominant win over their city rivals, netting a goal in the 10th minute before adding two strikes late in the ... Read More

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Notable achievements in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s racing career

Notable achievements in Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s racing career

The 42-year-old racing star took to Twitter to announce his eventual retirement by the end of the 2017 season. Earnhardt did say he was anxious about the fallout of his departure as NASCAR's Most Popular Driver the last 14 years. "I was kind of hoping that he would race a little longer". I like making people happy. "At a very young age, all I wanted to do was to be able to make a living driving cars", Earnhardt said. Read More

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It gave me 500 million grey hairs - Klopp anxious late on

Manchester City, Manchester United, Arsenal and Everton all dropped points last weekend to give Klopp and co the advantage in the top-four race. The Germany worldwide flung himself at Lucas Leiva's clipped pass into the penalty area on the stroke of half-time and connected with a perfectly executed bicycle kick that flew into the top-left corner. Read More

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Luiz: I've Grown As A Player

Luiz: I've Grown As A Player

Manchester City have received a ban and fine from the Premier League after breaching academy rules. It's great for us and our school. Antonio Conte has urged Chelsea's board to sign Romelu Lukaku from Everton this summer, according to reports. Read More

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Spurs chances of EPL title 'nearly impossible,' says Dier

Spurs chances of EPL title 'nearly impossible,' says Dier

It was a draw with Chelsea last season which confirmed Leicester City as champions before they lost their final two games of the season to allow Arsenal to overtake them on the final day of the season. Tottenham's midfielder Eric Dier admitted his team's title aspirations are now highly unrealistic. There was no improvement in the second half and Ayew, left unmarked 18 yards out, should have made them pay as he blasted over. Read More

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Italian riders caught doping before Giro d'Italia

Italian riders caught doping before Giro d'Italia

How long is the Giro d'Italia 2017? "In terms of racing, the Giro is harder than the Tour de France". Bardiani , a second-division team composed exclusively of up-and-coming Italians, were overjoyed several months ago when they were handed one of four wildcard invitations for the 100th edition of the race. Read More

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Rangers top Senators 4-1, tie series 2-2

Rangers top Senators 4-1, tie series 2-2

A familiar face rejoined the Ottawa Senators' lineup for Game 5 against the New York Rangers as Chris Neil made his 2017 post-season debut. NY outshot Ottawa 13-8 in the second and pushed the pace. "It's not a one-man show here". By bringing their physical play, the Rangers have gotten inside their heads as well, which led to the 25 penalty minutes they ended up taking in the last thirty seconds of play Thursday night. Read More

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Madrid and Atletico try to leave rivalry aside in CL semis

Madrid and Atletico try to leave rivalry aside in CL semis

While Atletico are waiting to win the European Cup for the first time, Real want a 12th triumph to become the first team to retain the trophy in the Champions League era. Real has won three of the last six matches in all competitions, but before that Atletico had won four of the last six. He is +180 to be the first goal scorer of Tuesday's match. Read More

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Zidane: Mbappe has been on Real radar

Zidane: Mbappe has been on Real radar

Instead, it appears, according to the Real Madrid mouth-piece, Marca , Mbappe is keen on securing a move to the Bernabeu, a move inspired by the fact that a hero of his, the fellow Frenchman Zinedine Zidane, is in charge of team affairs. Mbappe, who has also been linked with Manchester United and Manchester City , has scored 24 times in 39 appearances for Monaco this season. Arsene Wenger is a huge fan on the striker and failed in a attempt to sign him when he was 16. Read More

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Rumor: Lakers

Rumor: Lakers "enamored" with Lonzo Ball

The NBA Draft is less than two months away, and rumors are starting to swirl as to who will be taken first, but there is still a lot that needs to happen before it can all go down. Ball is widely expected to be among the top picks of this year's National Basketball Association draft. This episode focuses on Kansas forward Josh Jackson . Read More

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Hurley, Power share lead in rain-delayed Wells Fargo

Hurley, Power share lead in rain-delayed Wells Fargo

The five-time PGA Tour victor stuck his approach to three feet on the par-4 17th and holed the putt for birdie. "I managed to stay patient, just keep doing my thing", Molinari said. It's not the longest, but you need to hit good shots. "I didn't know what to expect coming here, but it's a different style than Quail Hollow", he said. Read More

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Porcello snaps skid, Red Sox rout Twins 11-1

Porcello snaps skid, Red Sox rout Twins 11-1

With two out In the bottom of the 9th Joe Mauer stepped up to the plate and smashed his first career walk-off home run in his 14 year Major League Baseball career. Hughes left the game with the Twins up 2-1. Catcher Chris Gimenez came on to get the final two outs of the inning for Minnesota. Boston ace David Price could return to the rotation by the end of May, provided his continues to feel good in his recovery from a strained left elbow. Read More

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Real Madrid ease past Tony Adams' Granada

But as hard as the task was for Simeone to try and thwart a Madrid side well in the mood, he appeared to have time try and do a bit of wheeler-dealing. However, Zinedine Zidane is taking it one match at a time and is sure to have been delighted with his team's performance against Tony Adams' men. Read More

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Relegation battle still in the balance, says Swansea's Clement

Relegation battle still in the balance, says Swansea's Clement

This is a huge game for Swansea's survival hopes as Hull are massive favourites in their home clash with relegation-bound Sunderland , meaning the Swans - who trail the Tigers by two points - realistically must triumph here. The ball fell to Ayew but his shot, in turn, hit the outside of the post. "But now he plays for an opponent and we are desperate to win and play well". Read More

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Lonzo Ball $500 Sneaker Makes Pre-Career Debut. Thanks Dad!

Many people are outraged at the price, but some Seahawks players have come to Lavar's defense. "Brown laughs like a insane person at how ridiculous that price tag is and then the reporter goes on: "... Brown was asked during a press conference Thursday whether or not he would buy his kids a pair of $500 sneakers, obviously in reference to the ZO2s. Read More

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Penguins star Crosby returns to practice after concussion

Pittsburgh retook the lead in the second period with a one-time from Phil Kessel on the power play. So far, the results have been bad for the Caps - they have more shots, shot-attempts and scoring chances, they've had the injury /health advantage and could easily have gotten better results while doing nothing different - but the fact remains, they face elimination. Read More

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LeBron James is the king of consistency in the First Round

LeBron James is the king of consistency in the First Round

Pacers All-Star Paul George had a chance to tie the game but his three-point attempt with one second left didn't draw rim. It was just a year ago (you may have heard about this) when he and the Cavaliers became the first team in National Basketball Association history to overcome a 3-1 deficit in the Finals, taking down the 73-9 Warriors and their unanimous MVP. Read More

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Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls, 3 years later

Timeline: Nigeria's kidnapped Chibok girls, 3 years later

As word of the latest release emerged, long-suffering family members said they were eagerly awaiting a list of names and "our hopes and expectations are high". "Their life in captivity has been one that depicts suffering, it depicts the fact that they have been starved, abused, and as we have seen before some of those girls have come back with children, and some of them have also come back with news of how they have been sexually abused". Read More

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Junior endears himself to fans by being the real deal

He's become an advocate for research of sports-related brain injuries. Junior was just a year away from getting started when his father won his only Daytona 500 and then was two years in when Dale Sr. Earnhardt, who turns 43 in October, is in the middle of his 18th Cup Series season. "I never would have assumed he was proud of me when he was alive so I wouldn't make that mistake after he passed". Read More

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