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Mata: Fatigue wont matter in Europa League final

Stockholm looks set to be a clash of styles between Ajax's attacking play, and Jose Mourinho's characteristic caution. The England worldwide again finished top of the scoring charts in the Premier League with 29 goals for the 2016-17 campaign, and Merson has claimed that Kane would be a better option than Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann. Read More

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Preds Players, Coach Talk Playoffs, Game 6

Forsberg's line produced Nashville's only 5-on-5 goal of the game. Following up on Filip Forsbergs rebound, Aberg got off a shot before diving over a fallen Anaheim defender. " As a result, he had no permanent injury to his muscle, nerves or blood vessels and we expect a full and complete recovery ", Poile said. Rakell was a surprise scratch ahead of tonight's game against the Predators. Read More

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Warriors Go Up 3-0 On San Antonio

Warriors Go Up 3-0 On San Antonio

There's an element of chance in all success , but the Warriors' current dominance has been largely by design. Durant caught fire in the third quarter, hitting on 5 of 6 shots as the Warriors built as much as an 18-point lead before settling for a 100-88 advantage through three quarters. Read More

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Sunday's NHL Stanley Cup Betting Preview and Odds

After winning 49 games and advancing to the Western Conference finals a year ago, veteran forwards David Backes, Troy Brouwer and Steve Ott and goalie Brian Elliott left the Blues as either free agents or via trade. Former Vice President Al Gore, a native Tennessean, tweeted "Stand with us" supporting the Predators after the game. Obviously because we had trouble scoring, our special teams were magnified and they had the advantage in that area. Read More

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Warriors too strong as Durant runs wild

And while the Cavaliers were already an overwhelming favorite to eliminate the Celtics after winning the first two games of the series in Boston by wide margins, it's now nearly impossible to see the Celtics winning either of the upcoming two games in Cleveland - let alone somehow winning four of the next five games to reach the NBA Finals. Read More

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Cavaliers Sweep the Raptors to Advance to the Eastern Conference Finals

Cavaliers Sweep the Raptors to Advance to the Eastern Conference Finals

It's not so much arrogance, but more just extreme confidence that if the Cavaliers take care of the things they can control, there's nobody in the Eastern Conference that can beat them. There's no easy answer and there might not be a right answer either, because James will continue to be in the way for the foreseeable future. In terms of needs moving forward, DeRozan did offer a suggestion, a logical one given how the Cavs swept the Raptors . Read More

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Stanley Cup playoffs: Ducks eliminate Oilers in game seven

Talbot said quietly, struggling for words. "I spoke earlier to refreshing the body and refreshing the mind, and we'll be back at practice to get better and prepare ourselves for Wednesday". One couple stopped him for a picture and cozied up a bit too close. "I wanted to run for the plane as fast as I could". However, Benning spent just two games in the AHL before being recalled to Edmonton and has been a regular in the lineup ever since. Read More

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As Floyd Mayweather talks, Conor McGregor wonders if he's 'just a mouth'

As Floyd Mayweather talks, Conor McGregor wonders if he's 'just a mouth'

Now that Conor McGregor has agreed to terms for a bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr., the waiting game has begun to see if and when the latter will sign onto the fight. 'Get me on the undercard!' Joshua was captured telling Mayweather by YouTube channel iFL TV . The pair also discussed Joshua's performance against Klitschko, with Mayweather complementing the Watford walloper for his determination and heart. Read More

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Manchester United team: Jose Mourinho names youngsters as Wayne Rooney gets nod

He only spoke to MUTV for 17 seconds, saying: "Don't ask me too many things because now I am in the final". The current one is Wayne Rooney but also Michael Carrick, Ryan Giggs, Nemanja Vidic. I am always open to learning. He said: "These are my two clubs and when Ajax win I am pleased for them". "It is not so easy to play for Manchester United , for example, as a No. Read More

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Ajax remain selling club despite final windfall

Another change was imminent early in the second half as Eric Bailly looked set to be forced off through injury, only for Matty Willock, stood on the touchlines, to be denied a United debut as the defender told Mourinho he was fine. Drawing with Celta Vigo to book a place in the Europa League final was also a big moment of the season, although the fact it came off the back of a drab performance took away the shine for some. Read More

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Phillies top Pirates 7-2 to end 4-game losing streak

Phillies top Pirates 7-2 to end 4-game losing streak

In a showdown with the emerging Aaron Altherr , Rivero went with a string of 95-98 miles per hour fastballs, fanning Philadelphia's best hitter to get out of the jam. "Watch the way I lean on them". The next start was shortened by a long rain delay. Frazier finished 2 for 3 with a walk to increase his batting average to.369. Read More

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Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

Jose Mourinho has insisted his hands were tied when he rested players for Manchester United's unbeaten-run ending defeat to Arsenal in the Premier League on Sunday. "I don't think so, for two reasons". "We want to try to win the Europa League ". "But of course I'm a football player, I want to play football and the more I can play obviously the better for me and the more I feel I can help the team". Read More

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Garcia makes hole-in-one at Players' famed island-green 17th

Alex Noren, of Sweden, Spain s Jon Rahm, J.B. Holmes and Chez Reavie shot 68s and are one stroke back at the TPC Sawgrass Stadium Course in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. Hughes already has won in his first PGA Tour season at Sea Island. Especially like you go to No. 2, let's say you hit a good shot into 2, and it lands four, five feet off the right side of the green, off the putting surface, not the slope, but it hits that slope and it shoots it over there right and you got nothing. Read More

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WTA CEO unhappy with Sharapova's French Open snub

French Open organisers had "no grounds to penalise" Maria Sharapova by denying her a wildcard entry to the tournament, says the Women's Tennis Association . Guidicelli's argument is that he has "paid his debt" - as his wildcard for Roland Garros was rescinded at the last moment previous year when he first came under investigation. Read More

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Real Madrid on verge of title after Ronaldo inspires win at Celta

Cristiano Ronaldo contributed a brace as Real Madrid pounded Celta Vigo 4-1 in a Spanish top division football match here. "We needed to defend, we needed to dig in and we got that win which is very important". "But it can happen". "I'm feeling well, everything will be decided this weekend and I'm doing well, scoring goals and helping the team". Celta might have pulled level just three minutes into the second half if John Guidetti hadn't thrown away a great opportunity in the Madrid's ... Read More

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Zverev downs Isner to reach Rome final

It's incredible these two have never played yet, but it's a must-watch for tennis fans everywhere. "Unfortunately this week you didn't win, but I'm sure as we get closer to Paris you'll be one of the favourites for the title". I have a deep respect for him as a person and a tennis player. "Just couldn't find any rhythm". Djokovic received a code violation for an audible obscenity in the seventh game of the second set, and later double-faulted to hand Zverev match point. Read More

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Maria Sharapova denied wildcard place at French Open

That match came less than an hour after the FFT turned her down for Roland Garros, saying it would be wrong to hand a wildcard to a player returning from a doping suspension. That prompted speculation that Sharapova may be handed a wildcard into the year's third major, but she revealed on her website that she has chose to take the decision out of organisers' hands. Read More

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Chelsea wins the English Premier League title

As, they truly destitute a Premier League record with this 5-1 by becoming the first one to win 30 matches in a series, and established themselves up for upcoming Saturday's FA Cup final contrary to Arsenal. "Otherwise we risk a lot". The 36-year-old was included in Antonio Conte's starting lineup for this afternoon's season-ending 5-1 win over Sunderland at Stamford Bridge , being withdrawn in the 26th minute in order for the fans and his teammates to pay tribute to the long-time ... Read More

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Near-flawless Lexi Thompson wins wire-to-wire at Kingsmill

Near-flawless Lexi Thompson wins wire-to-wire at Kingsmill

She wasn't pleased with Friday's second round so she put in some extra time on the driving range and putting greens. Within a month of the ANA controversy, golf's governing bodies added a rules decision giving tournament officials leeway on video evidence and pledged a broader review with the professional tours of video issues and infractions reported by television viewers. Read More

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Five reasons for Real Madrid's title triumph

Five reasons for Real Madrid's title triumph

Los Blancos , needing just a draw at Malaga on the final day of the season, were victorious at La Rosaleda on Sunday to win the league crown, 2-0, holding off rival Barcelona. However, Malaga - coached by Madrid legend Michel Gonzalez - have won six of their last eight games and are spearheaded in attack by former Barca striker Sandro Ramirez. Read More

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Bucks' Antetokounmpo named to All-NBA second team

Gordon made the fourth-most 3-pointers (246) this season, while Williams averaged an NBA-best 17.6 points per game off the bench. Both he and the Cavs flipped the switch in the postseason, but this remains a regular season award. Those three received the most votes, we just don't know the order yet. He's a straight-faced assassin who can swat your shot off the backboard at one end and then knock down a buzzer-beating three at the other. Read More

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