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Cloud Computing pulls upset in Preakness; Always Dreaming eighth

Always Dreaming ride by John Velazquez moves off the track after the running of the 142nd Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico race course , Saturday, May 20, 2017 , in Baltimore . He didn't run as a 2-year-old because of injury. Classic Empire was not the only Oaklawn representative to get a paycheck, though, as Senior Investment finished third at 32-1 and Lookin At Lee - second in the Kentucky Derby and third in the Arkansas Derby - was a half length farther back in ... Read More

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Celtics stun Cavs with comeback win

For a night, Irving, who is as good as any guard in the league today, was as good as any guard who has ever played the game. Without injured star Kawhi Leonard, the Spurs will surrender in four straight and the hubbub over James' miserable Game 4 showing guarantees he won't disappear in the series again. Read More

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Rafael Nadal handles Novak Djokovic in Madrid semifinals

Do not forget, this is the young man who saved five match points against Grigor Dimitrov on his way to finally breaking past the quarter-finals at Masters events. Rafael Nadal has won the Madrid Open after a grueling encounter with Dominic Thiem . But perhaps a day without competition effected his rhythm as he struggled to compete with Nadal , who claimed the first set with few problems. Read More

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Seahawks serious about Colin Kaepernick, plan to give him workout

Seahawks serious about Colin Kaepernick, plan to give him workout

The Seahawks also plan to bring in other reserve quarterbacks to work out. Pete Carroll wasn't just providing fluff when he said Colin Kaepernick was of interest to the Seahawks. Kaepernick and the Seahawks have a relationship dating back to 2012, his first season as a starter for the San Francisco 49ers; Seattle thoroughly dominated the rivalry during that time however. Read More

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Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny out of FA Cup final against Chelsea

But while an appeal against the dismissal was lodged by Arsenal , the FA has announced that the France global will be suspended for three games - the FA Cup final and the first two Premier League matches of next season. 'If they keep Wenger, I don't see them getting close to the top, ' Merson said . It was a bittersweet moment for me because you know you've played your part to get there. Read More

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Zinedine Zidane Says Real Madrid Aren't Favourites to Win Champions League Final

Zinedine Zidane Says Real Madrid Aren't Favourites to Win Champions League Final

Juventus, who registered 2-0 win in the first leg of the semi-final clash at The Stade Louis II, went on to claim a 2-1 win over Monaco in the second leg to book their place in the summit showdown. Real are now chasing a first league and European Cup double since 1958 and could become the first team to defend the Europe's biggest prize in the Champions League era, which began with the change in format in 1992. Read More

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Boston Red Sox Call up Sam Travis

The 85-90 pitch count is the standard range the Red Sox have consistently said Price has to hit without experience any issues in order to come off the DL. For now, at least, think of Sam Travis as more of a specialist than a savior for the Boston Red Sox . The expectation was that we wouldn't see Travis in Boston before September, yet here we are about to witness his debut over three months ahead of schedule. Read More

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Emotional Manchester United win Europa League final for mourning fans

Stockholm's Friends Arena is hosting a UEFA club competition final for the very first time . "Manchester we won and worked for them and the country, we play for England and Manchester and the people who died". "That's not up to us". "We can make history for the club, so that's the only thing I have in my mind - always respecting the opponent because they want to make history as well". Read More

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Hahn leads, Garcia sixth at Byron Nelson golf

Hahn leads, Garcia sixth at Byron Nelson golf

Glen Day (Little Rock) finished tied for 10th and won $55,200. With a 1-under 69, including a 60-foot birdie at the 14th hole, Horschel matched Day at 12-under 268. "It's a little disappointing, but it's not the first tournament I'm going to lose". The long hitter had three birdies and bogey - on the par-3 17th - to reach 14-under 199 on Kingsmill's River Course . Read More

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Game 3 loss is just what Cavs needed

Game 3 loss is just what Cavs needed

Thomas, who led the Celtics in scoring and assists, is out for the remainder of the National Basketball Association playoffs because of the nagging hip injury he aggravated during game two of the Eastern Conference finals . The ankle wasn't swollen after the game, but Irving expected he would be sore after his adrenaline wore off. "Just expect him to be better in Game 4". Read More

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Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater throws during first day of OTAs

Because of the hype that surrounded releasing the video , Vikings general manager Rick Spielman obviously wanted to dial it back a bit while meeting with the media today at Winter Park. "You nearly have to hold Teddy back from doing too much because he's so diligent in what he's trying to get accomplished". By even the most conservative measurements the injury he suffered in last season's pre-season was horrific and in this post-AD 2012 reality we now live in there are players that have ... Read More

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Celtics' Jae Crowder (thigh) says he's fine after Game 4

Tipoff from TD Garden is at 8:30 p.m. (ET). It's an indication that despite still being in a dire 3-1 hole, the resolve inside Boston's locker room remains strong. The Cavs would shoot 69.2 percent for the second half compared to Boston's 41.2 percent and the Cavs had come back and won the game before the Celtics even knew what was happening. Read More

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Andrew Hawkins signs with Patriots

Andrew Hawkins signs with Patriots

His best season came in 2014 when he eclipsed 820 yards and scored two touchdowns. The 31-year-old Hawkins enrolled in 2015 in the sports management graduate program at Columbia (Pats owner Robert Kraft's alma mater, incidentally), and last week walked in graduation in his powder-blue gown. Read More

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Super Bowl returns to region

Super Bowl returns to region

But after construction was delayed by almost 60 days due to heavy rainstorms in the area from November through February, that opening was pushed back to 2020. Tampa has hosted four Super Bowls , the last coming in 2009. Next year's Super Bowl will be played in Minneapolis, followed by Atlanta in 2019 and Miami in 2020. Read More

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Button sets the Champagne aside for Monaco return

Despite having no experience behind the wheel of 2017's bigger, faster cars, Button turned down the opportunity to test the vehicle at the Bahrain tests last month. "Just got to get used to it being a bit wider". 'You suddenly walk around thinking his could happen anywhere, ' said Hamilton . And it was my decision. Read More

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Santana tosses 2-hitter as Twins beat Orioles 2-0

Santana tosses 2-hitter as Twins beat Orioles 2-0

If you were wondering, Mauer has drilled the Orioles over 69 career games against them, hitting a stellar.341 with seventeen doubles, seven homers, 40 RBI and.403 OBP. The 29-year-old left-hander walked Max Kepler , then retired Kennys Vargas on a popup. Danny Barnes (1-2) got credit for the win after throwing 1 1/2 scoreless innings. Read More

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Jermain Defoe agrees three-year deal with Bournemouth

Jermain Defoe agrees three-year deal with Bournemouth

The veteran striker managed to score 15 league goals for Sunderland this season and he also earned a recall to the England national team on the back of his performances. Defoe finished top scorer with 15 in Sunderland's very bad campaign - which saw David Moyes walk out on the club on Monday . Defoe has been teetotal throughout his career and with the massive contract on offer at Bournemouth, he might reflect on the benefits of having kept himself in peak condition. Read More

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Labour spending plans to create £58bn hole in public finances, claim Tories

The election manifesto for the main opposition party published yesterday confirmed numerous promises in a leaked draft last week. Mr McCluskey said it was hard for the party to challenge now only two years after losing an election and one year after Labour MPs attempted to replace Mr Corbyn as leader, a move he said gave the impression of a divided party in the minds of many voters. Read More

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'No specific intelligence' of risk to Europa final

A minute's silence will be held before Wednesday's game and a pre-match ceremony has been cut back, while United's players will wear black armbands. The UEFA statement added "there is now no specific intelligence which might suggest that any of the UEFA Europa League Final activities in Stockholm may be the target of attacks". Read More

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Boston Celtics stun Cleveland Cavaliers 111-108 in Game 3

Every so often, that pays off and one of them does for him what he frequently does for them. Golden State's game plan doesn't mirror the likes of Houston, Boston or even Cleveland . According to National Basketball Association draft.net, the projected no. 1 pick for the Boston Celtics is Markelle Fultz of Washington. And he'll also grab a bunch of rebounds and total a ton of assists. Read More

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Nevada plans to offer mobile betting at Raiders stadium

Nevada plans to offer mobile betting at Raiders stadium

The NFL owners Tuesday approved the Oakland Raiders 30-year lease to occupy a new stadium in Las Vegas but that still leaves the team scrambling for where to play the 2019 season. Nevada has allowed mobile sports betting for a few years now. On the day the Raiders moved a step closer to Las Vegas, the team re-affirmed its desire to play in the Coliseum the next three seasons, if Oakland wants them to stay. Read More

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Homesick Jang puts family first on leaving LPGA

Homesick Jang puts family first on leaving LPGA

As reported by the LPGA Tour, Jang said on Tuesday in a press conference in Seoul where she noted that she has found something more valuable than all the wins and money: being home with her family. Jang told GolfChannel.com that she believed it was because of exhaustion but said stress may have been a contributing factor. "I've already spoken to her a lot about that incident". Read More

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