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Owners vote to push back LA's Super Bowl hosting date

The decision comes after it was announced last week that the Rams were pushing back the opening of their new stadium by a year, from the 2019 to 2020 season, due to unusually heavy rains that had delayed construction. "Water up to 15 feet deep flooded parts of the construction site during the excavation period, the Los Angeles Times reported last week". From day one, it has to be the best sports and entertainment district in the world. Read More

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Ducks top goal-scorer Rickard Rakell misses Gm 5 with injury

In Game 5, his bid for the victor generated a rebound for right winger Pontus Aberg , who lit the lamp to put Nashville one win away from its first Stanley Cup finals appearance. And it's up to us to score more goals than they do. Fisher missed his first game of his scoreless postseason with an undisclosed injury after taking a hit to the head in Game 4. Read More

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Poulter reflects on big week after second place at Players

He was the only player who didn't commit a bogey in the final round. Kim claimed his second win on the PGA Tour in just his second appearance in the tournament after finishing tied for 23rd a year ago in his debut at The Players. Holmes and Kyle Stanley finished a combined 13-over par on the day. But Kim opened his final round with a birdie and then added two more at the seventh and the ninth to get to 10-under. Read More

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Liverpool eyeing silverware after top-four finish - Milner

And they did so at the expense of Arsenal , despite Arsene Wenger's team's own impressive 3-1 victory over Everton . Needing a win to make sure of a return to Europe's premier club competition, Juergen Klopp's side looked edgy early on but the tension was lifted just before halftime when Dutchman Georgino Wijnaldum scored from a clever pass by Roberto Firmino . Read More

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LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after Game 3 loss

LeBron struggles, exchanges words with fan after Game 3 loss

James exchanged words with a fan late Sunday night after the Boston Celtics stormed back from a 21-point deficit in the third quarter and shocked the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. How many times did we see Paul Pierce at the end of a game dribble drive, only to take a step back jumper? "He's got to be aggressive, get downhill, play like he's been playing, play confident", Smith said. Read More

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Durant's big third quarter helps Warriors sink Spurs

So, yes, I'm just happy that the Warriors have gotten to this point for a third consecutive time - this is beyond anything I ever imagined for this franchise back when just winning 20 games was a struggle. Days later, the odds would shift more to the Warriors (-230), compared to the Cavs (+200). Leonard - who won't play in Game 4 barring something "miraculous", Popovich said - has been out since landing on Zaza Pachulia's foot in a hotly debated was-it-dirty-or-not closeout by the ... Read More

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Atletico striker Griezmann says Man Utd move is possible

Atletico striker Griezmann says Man Utd move is possible

Pic: Getty ImagesThe France global continues to be linked with the Red Devils, and revealed his future will be finalised within the next two weeks. The France global has always been linked with a move to Manchester United or Real Madrid but appeared to commit his future to Atletico last week when he light-heartedly stated that he would only leave to join National Basketball Association side the New York Knicks. Read More

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Wenger: Arsenal win not a personal triumph against Mourinho

Wenger: Arsenal win not a personal triumph against Mourinho

I am not enjoying that. "The team was good, organised, we played to win and Arsenal weren't better than us in my opinion". For the first time in his career, Arsene Wenger defeated Jose Mourinho in a Premiership match, while Liverpool once again did an incredibly bad thing and lost the third place in the standings after they only managed to get one point from the game with Southampton . Read More

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Warriors try for 12th straight playoff win, sweep

Warriors try for 12th straight playoff win, sweep

The suggestion, made after the Warriors' Game 3 win Saturday over the Spurs , referenced the litany of blowouts in these National Basketball Association playoffs. "Obviously, sometimes it doesn't happen like that, but we've answered a lot of challenges throughout the course of the playoffs and learned a lot of lessons, obviously through winning". Read More

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Guardiola flies to Abu Dhabi to plan Man City overhaul

Hart is now on loan at Torino after Pep Guardiola decided he wasn't the player he wanted between the sticks. He has been with City since 2010, helping them win two Premier League titles, an FA Cup and two League Cups. The former France global made just 16 Premier League appearances for Pep Guardiola's side as they secured automatic qualification for the Champions League after finishing third in the table. Read More

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Loney granted release from Braves

He would score one run and drive another in, as the Braves went on to defeat the Pirates, 5-2. The Braves answered with two runs in the bottom half of the third. Braves: 3B Adonis Garcia (left Achilles tendon tendinitis) had no problems running and appears set to come off the 10-day disabled list Friday. In eight career starts on three days' rest, Dickey is 3-4 with a 6.20 ERA. Read More

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Warriors the fifth team to start NBA playoffs 10-0

We know they're a little undermanned but they still play extremely hard, so we knew we couldn't come out here and relax and think they were just going to give us the game. "I just did what I was supposed to do and challenged his shot. We know that going down [0-3] would be really tough to overcome, and Game 3 is huge". Read More

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Nashville gains edge in series

Even though the Ducks lost the last game at home, they should have some confidence heading back to Nashville . The Anaheim Ducks have allowed two or more goals in 11 of their last 12 games. Fisher had been without a point in the playoffs, but his absence was still significant, not only because of his leadership — he is the only player on the team to have played in the Stanley Cup final — but also because of the position he plays. Read More

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Islamic State claims responsibility for Manchester terror attack

At least 22 have been confirmed dead and 59 injured as of 2:30 a.m. ET Tuesday. She said her thoughts are with the victims and the families of those who have been affected. Grande, who starred in the Broadway musical "13" and on the Nickelodeon TV series Victorious before releasing her solo debut album, is credited with having an exceptionally broad vocal range for a pop star. Read More

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Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton

Gylfi Sigurdsson to Everton

Swansea City have vowed to rebuff Everton's advances for Gylfi Sigurdsson . But the transfer is now being held by the 27-year-old's wage demands. He has three years on his contract and he's part of our plans going forward under Paul Clement . "So it's down to the club if they want to sell me". Read More

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Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool are back where they belong

Arsene Wenger stood impassively on the touchline with his arms folded as his Arsenal players embarked on a lap of the pitch. 'With Sporting Director Michael Edwards we will sit together and think about what we need, ' said Klopp . "It is not a club with history of playing in Europe like Manchester United or Arsenal ". "The players came back stronger in the last two months and I'm very proud of them for doing that". Read More

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Klopp proud as Liverpool return to Champions League

To date, the World Cup victor, has featured 160 times under Arsene Wenger producing 32 goals and 57 assists - with the 2015/16 season being his most productive. "We are satisfied because we are in the Champions League ". "It's hard to take the results alone, you've got to take the background and circumstances and I think a change at Arsenal would not work very well unless there's a change of club policy". Read More

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Chelsea boss Conte labels Arsenal as FA Cup favourites

Chelsea claimed a Premier League-record 30 victories, including 13 in a row from October 1, and can also do the double in Conte's first season in charge with victory over Arsenal in Saturday's FA Cup final. "I'd like to thank my wife and my kids for supporting me in this unbelievable journey I've had", said Terry. "I think John Terry , in his own way, deserves a great send off". Read More

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Curry's 36 points leads Warriors to sweep Spurs, 129-115

Durant, who attracted controversy after his blockbuster move from Oklahoma City Thunder a year ago to the Warriors , was delighted to be back in the NBA Finals once again. 2 Cleveland Cavaliers . Game one of the NBA Finals will be in Oakland on Friday June 2nd (NZT). "Our chemistry is getting better and better and we're going to need it even more whoever we play in the finals", Durant told an interviewer. Read More

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Patty Mills' Spurs tumble out of National Basketball Association playoffs

Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant arrives before Warriors play San Antonio Spurs in Game 4 of NBA Western Conference Finals at AT&T Center in San Antonio , Texas, on Monday, May 22, 2017. "You know, to all of them, from ownership, to Bob [Myers], to Steve [Kerr], Mike and the whole staff". The Celtics caught the Cavs at 95-all on Smart's 3-pointer and then matched the James and Co. Read More

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PM Narendra Modi condemns Manchester Arena blast

Eyewitnesses described a "huge bomb-like bang" and scenes of panic as young fans rushed out and parents waiting outside looked for their children. Police were called to reports of an explosion at the Manchester Arena at 10.33pm, shortly after United States singer Ariana Grande had finished her performance. Read More

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