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Wall erupts for 40 in Wizards' blowout of Lakers

For them to allow Beasley to keep his roster spot and give him time to take care of his mother shows real class. The Rockets won 126-111. Desp...

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Jose Mourinho sacked by Manchester United

The Brazilian allowed United back into the game at Anfield when he spilled Romelu Lukaku's cross into the path of Jesse Lingard to score the...

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Patriots beat Packers behind Tom Brady in battle vs. Aaron Rodgers

They do a good job of pressuring the quarterback, a really good third-down team, a good coverage team on the kicking game. Three weeks ago, ...

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American stars seek European success in the Ryder Cup | Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

Now it's time to play. The pairings were announced at Thursday's opening ceremony in bright, late afternoon sunshine at the course just outsid...

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British Open at a glance

For a change from his first two rounds, Sharma did get an early birdie on the second hole with a peach of an approach shot from a tight angle to...

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Pres. Trump: Putin made 'incredible offer' in Russian hacking case

He added that he had spent a great deal of time talking to Putin about the accusations of election meddling, but that he had "no reason to bel...

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Belgium beats England to claim third place in the World Cup

We don't want to wait another 20 years to get into the semi-finals and the big matches. "In terms of mentality, it's been a really hard couple o...

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Same old, same old as Nadal wins another five-set nail-biter

But it was tempting to see this as an aberration with Federer bouncing back immediately to level the game and then the tie-breaker, even if narr...

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Serena Williams earns gritty Wimbledon win against Italian Camila Giorgi

This threat was evident from the outset, with Kerber forced to defend a break point in the opening game. Kerber served for the set, only to be...

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Has England ever won the World Cup?

However, Corluka feels England's willingness to attack should allow Croatia more room to express themselves. He said: "I don't read what i...

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Paul Pogba dedicates France win to freed Thai players

The statement was released early on Wednesday. He was more creative in terms of recovery of the ball, one-on-ones, he performed very well. Be...

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Southgate couldn't listen to Football's Coming Home for two decades

Midfielder Jordan Henderson, who was only six years old the day Southgate missed from the spot against Germany , admitted the scenes of celebra...

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Brazil take on Belgium, as Kylian Mbappe leads France against Uruguay

For years, much has been expected of a crop of players, which Kompany previously captained, including Kevin De Bruyne , Eden Hazard , Thibault C...

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Four tied for U.S. Open lead

Woods had made the turn at even for the round and 8 over for the tournament when that two-hole stretch effectively made his fight to make the we...

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Stephens, Halep advance to final

A nonchalant Simona Halep said "no one died" when asked about her miserable grand slam final record but more heartbreak in Paris on Saturday...

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Breaking down NBA Finals MVP candidates: Who has edge?

Kevin Durant scores playoff career-high 43 points. Kevin Love gave the Cavaliers a 97-96 lead with a pari of free throws with 3:11 remaini...

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Stephen Curry sets new record as Golden State beat Cleveland

If the Warriors are better , as Kerr says, and if they avoid feeling comfortable with what they've been able to do against Cleveland, it near...

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Andre Iguodala to miss Game 1 of NBA Finals with leg contusion

By comparison, Cleveland was 5/2 previous year, while the first two installments of the Finals against the Warriors had the Cavs at 19/10 and ...

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Golden State Warriors beat Houston Rockets to reach National Basketball Association finals

The result was a 101-92 Warriors victory on the road in Houston. "If we get a couple of stops and a few threes we're back in it", Kerr said. "...

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Paul exits game 5 with injury

The Warriors went undefeated at home throughout last year's playoffs, and D'Antoni recently spoke about the importance of snatching Game 5. He...

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Bill Bradley says gambling on high school sports is upon us

Paddy Power Betfair runs the leading US horse racing television and betting network and has an online casino business in New Jersey which con...

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Must-read recap: Celtics halfway to sweep after Game 2 win

Despite the injury, James finished with a game-high 42 points as part of a triple-double, which included 10 rebounds and 12 assists. After Ga...

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Cavaliers vs. Celtics: Game 2 Prediction, NBA Playoff Odds

Per the ESPN report, Lue thought about putting Thompson in at center to start Game 1, however he chose to stick to the lineup that led them to...

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EXTRA TIME: Super Salah sets new Fantasy Premier League record

Manchester City fans cheer during the team's bus parade to celebrate their English Premier League title win, in Manchester. "It is the most h...

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We've been waiting for Warriors-Rockets all season and now it's here

A huge factor in that series -Games 5 and 7 were played in Oakland. For the Rockets , a win in this series would put them in the Finals for the...

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Kevin Durant tells Rockets 'you can't guard me' during Game 1

But none of the three games were played with both teams at full strength. The Celtics are in a high position to make it past the Cavs, which...

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Vasyl Lomachenko stops Linares in 10th, wins lightweight title

Lomachenko is nothing, though, if not cool, and he used his wits to stave off Linares and score the biggest win of his career against the best o...

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How to watch Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson go head-to-head today

Woods, a 14-time major champion, and Mickelson, a five-time major victor, are paired along with fellow American Rickie Fowler in the opening t...

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Is LeBron James the Greatest Player Of All

Whenever the Cleveland Cavaliers' season ends, James will become a free agent and will have the option to sign with any team in the league. ...

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Jets pummel Predators in Game 7

The Vegas Golden Knights are now all that stands between the Jets and a berth in the Stanley Cup finals. So much for patience with this expa...

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Capitals Take Game 1

This series pits two quick and skilled teams against each other. Not to mention they should feature exciting on-ice products. There was a time...

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Salah enjoying one of the 'greatest debut seasons ever' - Steve McManaman

Salah , who has won several accolades for his record breaking exploits this season, says his club aims to qualify for next year's Champions Lea...

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Warriors, Rockets advance to NBA finals

Let's assume the Celts close out the 76ers on Wednesday night - Boston beat Houston once and lost a close one to the Rockets. "Chris is a ki...

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Jazz's Dante Exum fouls Rockets' James Harden with his face

Chris Paul and Clint Capela recorded double-doubles and the visiting Houston Rockets turned a stifling defensive performance into a 100-8...

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Joel Embiid On Scuffle With Terry Rozier: "Too Bad He's So Short"

He also grabbed four rebounds, recorded four assists, and blocked one shot. Philadelphia started putting pressure on the Celtics' defense....

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