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As Chelsea wobble can Spurs surge to Premier League title?

As Chelsea wobble can Spurs surge to Premier League title?

Mourinho set his team up in a similar way when United fell to a 1-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge in the FA Cup last month after being reduced to 10 men following Herrera's red card. That was the worrying...

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Columbus newspaper cancels distribution of 'Crying Sidney Crosby' masks

Columbus newspaper cancels distribution of 'Crying Sidney Crosby' masks

Because nothing says "cutting edge comedy" like a joke made by a Capitals and/or Flyers fan in 2009. On Saturday morning, Dispatch reporter Aaron Portzline tweeted that the paper's plans had chang...

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National Hockey League roundup: Rangers shut out Canadiens, 2-0

National Hockey League roundup: Rangers shut out Canadiens, 2-0

The New York Rangers will look to keep the momentum going in game two in Montreal on Friday night. In racking up his 10th career playoff shutout , Lundqvist was brilliant, especially when the d...

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Manchester United down Chelsea to blow title race open

Manchester United down Chelsea to blow title race open

Tottenham will benefit in that their next four games are all based in London but they need more than that if they want to win the Premier League. An excellent finish in the 7th minute gave Manche...

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Guardiola: Man City in for long top-4 fight

Guardiola said after the Hull victory that Silva was a "special player" and that he regretted not taking him to the Nou Camp when he was Barcelona manager six years ago. Most Premier League champion...

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Warriors Cease Game 1

Warriors Cease Game 1

Looking ahead, the Blazers know they can't rely on Lillard and McCollum to score 75 each game for any chance of upsetting the Warriors. Not in the sense that Green was offending them, but that it brou...

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I should have got gold, says Elinor Barker after scratch race silver

She added the individual pursuit to her team crown by clocking 3:24.641 to win easily by 7.43 seconds against Australia's Ashlee Ankudinoff. With Carlin adding: "I think as a team we've come here wi...

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Thunder In Minnesota For Final Regular Season Road Contest

Thunder: Wrap up their four-game trip at Minnesota on Tuesday night before finishing against Denver on Wednesday night. Westbrook has three career triple-doubles while scoring 40 points, the most ...

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Down 0-2 and still scoreless, Blackhawks remain confident

Down 0-2 and still scoreless, Blackhawks remain confident

Predators players exhaled, then smiled. One of the prime contributors to the Predators' ability to slow down the Blackhawks' attack is the breadth of talent on the back end. Those guys have to produ...

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California State Assembly Passes Resolution Commemorating Legacy of Jackie Robinson

A bronze statue of Brooklyn Dodgers great Jackie Robinson is unveiled outside Dodger Stadium before the Los Angeles Dodgers' baseball game with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Saturday, April 15, 2017 ...

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Edmonton Oilers: How They Can Win Game 2

But they tilted the ice from the end of the first period and never relinquished control to the Oilers . The pair were skating and pressing the play all night, and they teamed up on the Sharks' firs...

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Radulov helps Canadiens beat Rangers 3-1 for series lead

Radulov helps Canadiens beat Rangers 3-1 for series lead

While the defense does not screen Lundqvist on the play, it over-committed behind the net and left him to fend off a scoring chance. Plekanec had a 63 percent win rate on faceoffs. McDavid, the NHL'...

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Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon on a good day for US runners

The now-iconic photo of a man shoving a woman off the course during the 1967 Boston Marathon is jarring to look at in 2017, even amid almost weekly attacks on women's rights under the Trump Administ...

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Colon dominant over 7 innings as Braves beat Padres 9-2

The 83-year-old Aaron used a cane as he walked onto the field in front of the mound. Jered Weaver will start the series finale at Atlanta on Monday and Jarred Cosart, filling in for the sideline...

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Moreland's 2-run single leads Red Sox over Rays 7-5

Sale walked Kevin Kiermaier to begin the third inning, and Steven Souza hits a single following a Tim Beckham strikeout. There was some confusion Saturday when manager John Farrell said Jackie Br...

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Verstappen tops final practice in Sakhir - FP3 Report

Because it is a completely new auto this year and we maybe had to understand it a bit more from the first few races compared to Mercedes and Ferrari. "We never really got that (soft) tyre working for ...

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Athletics' Marcus Semien out six weeks after wrist surgery

Athletics' Marcus Semien out six weeks after wrist surgery

He now needs a screw inserted into his wrist and will be re-evaluated in six weeks. The recent reduction of the disabled list minimum from 15 to 10 days could be very encouraging news for the Athlet...

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Eastern Conference playoff field set as Pacers, Bulls clinch berths

The Heat beat the Washington Wizards 110-102 on Wednesday night, but finished No. 9 in the Eastern Conference after Chicago and in won to grab the last two remaining post-season spots. Paul Zipser ...

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Astros' Aoki singles in 7th to break up A's no-hit bid

Astros' Aoki singles in 7th to break up A's no-hit bid

Inheriting a risky situation in which Houston had already scored twice and was threatening for more with two on and no outs, Ryan Dull was the lone reliever to not allow a run in the game. The Astros ...

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RHP Graveman goes on DL, SS Semien headed for wrist surgery

RHP Graveman goes on DL, SS Semien headed for wrist surgery

Steve Shin, who evaluated MRI and CT scans that revealed a fracture to the scaphoid bone . "Any time Marcus is out of the lineup it's a concern", A's manager Bob Melvin has said before Saturday's g...

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