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Predators' Ryan Johansen lashes out at Ducks' Ryan Kesler over rough play

While the two centers were waiting for opening faceoff, Kesler used his stick to jab Johansen in the leg, knocking him off balance before the puck was dropped. And as far as his game, I've already ans...

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Arsenal's top-scorer Sanchez a doubt for Sunderland game

The Chilean scored and assisted at Stoke as the Gunners kept their slim hopes of a top four finish alive but limped off in the latter stages. I am not in politics. Arsenal should go all out to keep A...

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James Harden: Rockets may rest Harden during regular season

Charles Barkley tore his quadriceps at age 36, he was a full decade older than Blake Griffin was at the time of his injury. Harden was held to 10 points on 2-of-11 shooting and committed 6 turnovers...

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Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Chris Iannetta hospitalized after taking pitch to face

Lovullo, though, said he thought the pitch that hit Iannetta "just got away from their pitcher". Arizona's David Peralta doubled twice and made a diving grab in right field to rob Andrew McCutchen i...

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How the 2019 Rugby World Cup could play out

The Rugby World Cup draw took place in Kyoto today, as the 12 teams that have already qualified learned who their pool opponents would be when the tournament kicks off on September 20, 2019. Now the...

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Mourinho: Season not a failure if Man United lose final

United made eight alterations to their starting line-up from the team that edged into the Europa League final against Celta Vigo on Thursday, with Eric Bailly, Daley Blind and Jesse Lingard the only p...

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Roger Federer will not play in this year's French Open

Roger Federer has pulled out of this month's French Open as he feels he needs to avoid playing on clay this season in order to prolong his career. Roger Federer says he won't play in the French Ope...

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No stopping Nadal on clay

No stopping Nadal on clay

His overwhelming loss to Nadal on Saturday extended his streak of five consecutive tournaments without an appearance in a final. Last year, Nadal began the year with opening round defeats at the Austr...

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Kevin Pillar blasts a walk off homer for Blue Jays

Kevin Pillar blasts a walk off homer for Blue Jays

Jose Bautista homered and Joe Biagini combined with four relievers on a seven-hit shutout as the Toronto Blue Jays blanked the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Friday night at Rogers Centre. Happ and Aaron S...

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Bafana coach Baxter makes maiden address

Bafana coach Baxter makes maiden address

The Briton said after winning numerous titles with former club Kaizer Chiefs and outgoing employers SuperSport United in the last couple of years‚ he did not expect the disapproval that accompanied ...

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Vital La Liga matches for both Barcelona and Real Madrid

Sevilla look like Real's most hard opponents in their three remaining games, though Jorge Sampaoli's team are far from the swashbuckling side who ended Real's 40-game unbeaten run in January. Atlet...

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Capitals top Penguins, force Game 7

The Capitals won 5-2 to force a Game 7. In the Crosby-Ovechkin era, the Penguins have won both series between the teams and have gone on to win the Stanley Cup . We'll see how Game Seven does, but ...

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Outfielder Ian Happ called up by Cubs, makes majors debut

Outfielder Ian Happ called up by Cubs, makes majors debut

Louis Cardinals in the second inning at Busch Stadium on May 12, 2017 in St. Depressingly, it was a Kyle Schwarber walk to lead off the top of the third (+.041). "His last four starts, including in ...

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Fernandinho admits 'something went wrong' for Manchester City this season

Goals by David Silva in the 29th minute and Gabriel Jesus , from the penalty spot, in the 36th gave City a 2-0 lead at Etihad Stadium . Riyad Mahrez then saw his 77th-minute penalty ruled out afte...

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Celtics coach defends Kelly Olynyk after 'dirty' diss by Draymond Green

Kelly Olynyk has been called a lot of things over the last few days. While the Wizards took issue with some of the screens Olynyk has been setting, the Celtics thought he was an innocent player i...

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Spurs Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done early Game 1

But, that kind of hypothetical scenario goes against the spirit of this column, which is meant to use numbers to understand what actually happened in the game and why. Only two other players for Houst...

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Dominic Thiem: 'I had worse weeks in my life than this one'

Passes the idle Roger Federer in the rankings, guaranteeing a top-4 seed at the French Open regardless of what happens in Rome . I unfortunately lost in Australia, but mentally I felt better and ...

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Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible

Mourinho admits top four finish is impossible

With Mourinho, it's always easy to fall back on everything he says being a trick, a mind game, but the United manager mostly sounded deflated and exhausted speaking to the media. "It was a game that w...

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Boston Continues War With Wizards Thursday

Coming off a pair of demoralizing losses at the Washington Wizards , the Celtics were in need of some energy to begin Game 5 on Wednesday night. Fans in Beantown got the last laugh on Wednesday, ...

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Selectors mull on third spinner or extra batsman for Champions Trophy

Gambhir's loyal fans also slammed the Indian board and a hashtag named #bringbackgambhir was soon trending on social micro-blogging site Twitter. The dispute intensified when India did not submit a ...

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