• Warriors back to dominant selves, top Spurs 113-92 in Game 1

    Warriors back to dominant selves, top Spurs 113-92 in Game 1

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    Three days into the 2018 Playoffs, the Dubs have already registered two wins, both at home and at the expense of the shorthanded San Antonio Spurs . Teams that win the first two games at home go on to win the series better than 90 percent of the time - so the adage that "the series doesn't start til the home team loses" isn't accurate.
  • Gregg Popovich Praises LaMarcus Aldridge: 'He Plays Through Everything'

    Gregg Popovich Praises LaMarcus Aldridge: 'He Plays Through Everything'

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    Reading between the lines, Pop may have chosen his words of praise for Aldridge specifically as it could easily be translated as a subtle dig at Kawhi Leonard in the process. On Saturday, they got thumped by the Golden State Warriors (113-92) in their first game of the National Basketball Association playoffs. " The Washington Post cares about what's going on in San Antonio? ".
  • Juventus cruise past Sampdoria to extend lead atop Serie A

    Juventus cruise past Sampdoria to extend lead atop Serie A

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    They can't be threatened either before, during, or after the game. "I'm not saying it wasn't a penalty, I'm just saying that it was doubtful", he told La Gazzetta dello Sport . Champions League semi-finalists Roma drew 0-0 with Lazioin the capital derby. Juventus and Napoli looked locked into the first two Champions League spots with three teams fighting for the two remaining with Inter, Roma and Lazio now all on 60 points.
  • Bear Visits Professional Football League Game

    Bear Visits Professional Football League Game

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    With the referee taking the ball from the animal's claws, it then appears to join in with applause from the crowd. Russian bear and unidentified handler. "In addition to being inhumane and utterly out of touch, using a bear as a captive servant to deliver a football is downright risky", Allen said.
  • Man City striker Sergio Aguero confirms knee surgery

    Man City striker Sergio Aguero confirms knee surgery

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    He felt severe discomfort and claimed he "couldn't run" after a 23-minute substitute appearance in the Champions League against Liverpool three days later. "Fully motivated to get back soon to the field". The World Cup in Russian Federation starts in two months. But with just five league matches remaining and the title already wrapped up, City can afford to be cautious with Aguero ahead of this summer's World Cup.
  • English FA charge Chelsea's Marcos Alonso for violent conduct

    English FA charge Chelsea's Marcos Alonso for violent conduct

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    Chelsea defender Marcos Alonso has been charged retrospectively by the Football Association for a unsafe tackle on Southampton forward Shane Long on Saturday. Southampton manager Mark Hughes was unhappy Alonso was not sent off for the challenge. Alonso, if found guilty by the FA's independent three-man panel, will miss Chelsea's Premier League clash with Burnley on Thursday, the FA Cup semi-final against Southampton on Sunday, as well as the Premier League game away to Swansea City on ...
  • LeBron James Is Being Sued for Stealing Barbershop Show Idea

    LeBron James Is Being Sued for Stealing Barbershop Show Idea

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    The company argues James and UNINTERRUPTED instead split off to pitch the show on their own and removed Adventure Enterprises from the process entirely. But subsequent episodes have aired, including a segment on ESPN . A person close to James, meanwhile, told USA TODAY that Adventure Enterprises sought payment from the National Basketball Association icon's Uninterrupted more than eight months ago.
  • Hawaii Floods, Mudslides Destroy Homes and Shut Down Roads

    Hawaii Floods, Mudslides Destroy Homes and Shut Down Roads

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    The National Weather Service recorded nearly 27 inches (68 centimeters) of rainfall in a 24-hour period in Hanalei. On Sunday night, another 21 people made their way to the shelter on personal watercraft and boats. But Kauai County spokeswoman Sarah Blane said the helicopters were grounded when heavy rainfall continued into the evening. She said most of those rescued were visitors and had no running water or electricity since the weekend.
  • Arsenal away form is 'baffling', says Wenger

    Arsenal away form is 'baffling', says Wenger

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    The club is now in 6th place and 13 points behind North London rivals, Tottenham Hotspur, who are in 4th. Finally, some much-maligned internal politics that have also derailed the team's seasons were to blame. Benitez's teams are organised, conservative even, but is that level of organisation not exactly what Arsenal have been crying out for in the last few years? It was little more than the visitors deserved with Mohamed Elneny, Alex Iwobi and Aubameyang causing all kinds of problems ...
  • Anderson halts Mets win streak on Saturday

    Anderson halts Mets win streak on Saturday

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    The team's gained 10.5 units for moneyline bettors and 11.1 units against the spread (ATS). Rockies 2, Nationals 1 • Carlos Gonzalez homered and had a sacrifice fly to drive in both of Colorado's runs, leading the Rockies to their third straight victory with a win at Washington.
  • Mock draft Monday: Updated seven-round Steelers mock draft

    Mock draft Monday: Updated seven-round Steelers mock draft

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    Most full seven-round mock drafts for the upcoming 2018 NFL Draft have at least two Vols being selected by NFL teams. At last year's NFL Draft , three wide receivers were selected in the top 10. This year's draft outlook for the Illini looks bleak. In two seasons as a starter with the Trojans, Darnold completed just under 65 percent of his passes with 7,229 yards.
  • Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane: I have no problem with Gareth Bale

    Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane: I have no problem with Gareth Bale

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    Bale was then not included in the squad for Sunday´s 2-1 win over Malaga in La Liga but Real insisted the plan had always been to rest players for the match. "It is just a little blip he is in at the moment - we had that as a team earlier in the season but we kept working". Talking to Goal, he said: "In Europe, he at first had some difficulty and was loaned to Porto, but it worked well for him, because he found an easier adaptive football and was more mature emotionally".
  • Genworth Financial (GNW) Holdings Increased by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc

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    Geode Capital Management LLC now owns 4,122,951 shares of the financial services provider's stock worth $12,822,000 after purchasing an additional 27,203 shares in the last quarter. Therefore 44% are positive. Universal Forest Products had 7 analyst reports since October 16, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company's price to earnings growth PEG ratio is stands at 0.75 and Forward P/E is noted at 2.85.
  • TESS Launch Postponed For Tomorrow Due To Falcon 9 Issue

    TESS Launch Postponed For Tomorrow Due To Falcon 9 Issue

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    SpaceX did not elaborate about testing to be done. The Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite ( TESS ), was supposed to launch from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida in the early hours Tuesday. This will reveal whether the planets are rocky (like Earth), gas giants (like Jupiter) or something even more unusual. The spacecraft, not much larger than a refrigerator, carries four cameras that will survey the nearest, brightest stars in the sky for signs ...
  • Manchester City will NOT face a transfer ban after winning CAS trial

    Manchester City will NOT face a transfer ban after winning CAS trial

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    Guardiola is looking to add two or three more players to his squad in a bid to create what Vincent Kompany termed a "dynasty" after Manchester United's defeat by West Bromwich Albion handed City the championship on Sunday. Of some encouragement to City is that Federation Internationale de Football Association ratified the transfer and upheld City's argument that their capture of Garre, who is now playing in their Under 23 side, was not a breach of the regulations because he holds an Italian ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar plays street cricket in Mumbai with local boy

    Sachin Tendulkar plays street cricket in Mumbai with local boy

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    In the video doing rounds on Twitter, Tendulkar could be seen getting out of a auto to join some of the young boys playing cricket. The video displayed the batting maestro playing some deliveries while the boys bowled with a rubber ball. He has entertained fans in some of the iconic cricketing venues like Lords, Wankhede, MCG etc to name the few. As the video begins, Sachin can be seen getting down from a vehicle before approaching the group of young boys, and then bats off a few deliveries.
  • Storm Irene to bring high winds and more rain

    Storm Irene to bring high winds and more rain

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    While winds of up to 65 kilometres per hour and gusts of up to 110 kilometres per hour are expected in Atlantic coastal areas between 9 am this morning and 6 o'clock tomorrow morning. Showers dying out quickly this evening and dry in many places for a time tonight but some damp misty conditions will move up from the south and more persistent rain will develop into the southwest towards morning.
  • I don´t care about the rest - Salah eyes Champions League

    I don´t care about the rest - Salah eyes Champions League

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    Salah continued his goal-scoring form and has become one of the only eight players to score 30 goals in a single PL season. Salah was also included on the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year shortlist when that was revealed on Saturday following an incredible debut campaign with the Reds , for whom he has scored 40 times in all competitions.
  • Paul Lambert rues bad luck and says Stoke are in survival fight

    Paul Lambert rues bad luck and says Stoke are in survival fight

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    Stoke will again be without forward Maxim Choupo-Moting, who is not yet ready to return from a groin injury. The draw leaves Stoke on 28 points from 34 games, level with Southampton and five behind 17th placed Swansea City who both have a game in hand, while West Ham are 14th with 35 points.
  • Derek Jeter 'Not Going' to Yankees-Marlins Series in NY

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    Here's the point: Miami Marlins minority owner and CEO Derek Jeter plans to skip his team's visit next week to his former team, the New York Yankees . Let's hope these games can be played because the Yankees had games on Saturday and Sunday that were rained out. "That's the business side of it, but there is no bad blood on this side".
  • Without Embiid, 76ers roll past Heat in playoff opener

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    Wade's experience proved crucial throughout, inspiring a first-half fightback to wipe out the 76ers' early lead before shepherding Miami to the win in a nervy finale. "When he's not able to do that he gets frustrated and I respect his frustration". The All-Star center suffered a fractured orbital bone after taking an incidental shot from teammate Markelle Fultz on March 28.
  • Bruins go for 3-0 lead vs. Maple Leafs

    Bruins go for 3-0 lead vs. Maple Leafs

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    The Leafs top offensive players Auston Matthews , Mitch Marner , William Nylander and Patrick Marleau all chipped in offensively which proved to help their team in a big way. The 35-year-old Plekanec won key faceoffs and did his best to harass the Bruins' top line, particularly the pesky Marchand. Late in the first, Boston's Riley Nash was whistled for a delay of game penalty after officials ruled that he launched the puck straight into the crowd from the Bruins' defensive zone.
  • Pacquiao Yet To Decide On Trainer For Matthysse Fight

    Pacquiao Yet To Decide On Trainer For Matthysse Fight

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    Amir Khan was the last Roach fighter to walk - after ignoring his advice to watch out for Danny García's left hook in the 2012 defeat that began to unravel the Bolton fighter's career. I wouldn't trade any of it. With this latest news, it's safe to say that Roach has gotten his answer. "Inside the boxing ring and the political ring, I wish Manny nothing but the best".
  • Mourinho: 'We were deservedly punished. We were masters in complication'

    Mourinho: 'We were deservedly punished. We were masters in complication'

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    A single goal from Jay Rodriguez gave the Baggies all three points and also meant that Manchester City have been crowned Premier League champions. 'Come on, ' he added. In his post-match press conference, Mourinho made reference to the eight titles he has won in his managerial career and why this was a reason behind why he did not " feel super happy " when his side defeated City last weekend.
  • West Ham United v Stoke City

    West Ham United v Stoke City

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    Carroll's third goal of the season - in his first appearance since January - was a priceless contribution for West Ham , who are now seven points above the bottom three. Carroll, out injured since the turn of the year, was sent on as a last throw of the dice by manager David Moyes with West Ham trailing to Peter Crouch's goal.
  • Bryce Harper hits broken bat home run

    Bryce Harper hits broken bat home run

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    So far, 2018 is shaping up to be the Year of Bryce, and that's excellent news for baseball. Harper's bat shattered just above his hands, and the barrel helicoptered into the high, protective netting behind home plate on the first base side.
  • Game Titles: GOLDOC Chef Beattie apologizes for closing Service 'stuff-up'

    Game Titles: GOLDOC Chef Beattie apologizes for closing Service 'stuff-up'

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    Event organisers were slammed for not focusing on the athletes. He told Sunrise their decision to not show the athletes walking through the stadium was made based on the competitor's welfare. "Should they have been part of the actual ceremony that was broadcast?" Swimming medallist Ellie Cole, who lost her right leg to a rare cancer, said the reach of TV and fans watching was transforming because she was never able to see para-athletes compete to have early role models.
  • Man City emerge EPL champions as United lose to West Brom

    Man City emerge EPL champions as United lose to West Brom

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    United's limp display irked Mourinho and the manager said overconfidence was key in allowing the beleaguered Baggies to secure just their fourth league win of a terrible Premier League campaign. "You know, people, you like stories". "I have won titles". I suppose my team-mates will roll their eyes a little bit but I kind of want to see what the reaction is now.
  • Reuben Foster won't take part in 49ers' offseason program

    Reuben Foster won't take part in 49ers' offseason program

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    The decision does not affect felony charges of domestic violence, forcefully attempting to dissuade a witness, and possession of an assault weapon - the latter in connection with a Sig Sauer 516 short-barreled rifle authorities seized from his home.
  • Players summoned from changing room for halftime penalty

    Players summoned from changing room for halftime penalty

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    After reviewing the incident he then decided that Freiburg had handled the ball in the area at the end of the first-half, meaning Mainz now had a penalty seven minutes into the interval! Referee Guido Winkmann initially allowed the game to play on, denying Mainz a penalty, before blowing for halftime shortly thereafter.
  • Jays-Royals may be postponed due to ice

    Jays-Royals may be postponed due to ice

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    Falling ice forced Toronto police on Monday to close CN Tower, according to the Toronto Star , which added that falling ice caused a hole in the Rogers Centre's retractable roof above right field, and that snow was on the playing field inside.
  • LeBron James Has Perfect Response To Cavs' Game 1 Loss To Pacers

    LeBron James Has Perfect Response To Cavs' Game 1 Loss To Pacers

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    The Pacers are 4-18 wheb losing Game 1. Meanwhile, Al Horford had 24 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics overcame Khris Middleton's long three that beat the fourth-quarter buzzer, topping the Milwaukee Bucks 113-107 in overtime to open their National Basketball Association playoff matchup.
  • Theresa May under fire over failure to consult on Syria strikes

    Theresa May under fire over failure to consult on Syria strikes

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    Most recently and relating to an April 7 chemical weapons attack in Syria , the Russian ambassador to the U.N., Vasily Nebenzia, "expressed doubt about the claims of chemical weapons use by the Assad regime, suggesting it was a fabrication by the West as a pretext for intervention in the country", according to Fox News .
  • National Weather Service confirms tornado in Coventry Township

    National Weather Service confirms tornado in Coventry Township

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    The National Weather Service says at least 11 tornadoes traversed Arkansas over the weekend, and more could be confirmed in additional surveys. Forecasters said the watch would continue through late Monday night. Areas south of Highway 20 may have a little bit of rain mixing in as well, but it will be mostly snow across northern Iowa. St. Cloud averages 45.7 inches of snow in the winter.
  • Cornell School District honored by state

    Cornell School District honored by state

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    If a new high school is built, then approximately $18 million to $20 million would need to be spent on the current high school building to upgrade its mechanical systems and transform it into the district's middle school. With the district now having chose to proceed, district residents should try to put disagreement, uncertainty and fears to rest. The tax levy would increase by 1.9 percent, to $12.23 million, which is well under the district's 4.3 percent tax cap.
  • Manchester United vs. West Brom live stream info, TV channel

    Manchester United vs. West Brom live stream info, TV channel

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    Manchester City manager, Pep Guardiola said he won't be watching Manchester United clash with West Brom tomorrow. Phil Jones and Daley Blind are fit again after a spell on the sidelines and will be available for selection. If United lose, it would mean Manchester City will be confirmed as Premier League champions. Guardiola , who failed to land a trophy in his first season in charge at The Etihad, opened his account by winning the League Cup in February against Arsenal.
  • Monte Carlo Masters Betting: Cilic with the best chance of rivalling Nadal

    Monte Carlo Masters Betting: Cilic with the best chance of rivalling Nadal

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    Beene can hang around in this match if he can continue to get his first serves in play, but that doesn't mean I'm predicting an upset. Nadal will be returning to competitive action this week in Monte-Carlo but is a little crestfallen that his anticipated rival and competitor Roger Federer will not be playing in this year's clay court session.
  • Man City equal top-flight record for earliest title win

    Man City equal top-flight record for earliest title win

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    United, fresh off a win in the Manchester derby, will be looking to keep the momentum going despite the fact they have little to play for at this stage of the season. "Very happy to call us champions this year". An 18-match winning run from late August to late December laid City's platform for the runaway title victory, and it was only a matter of when it would be clinched.
  • Ravens Want To Sign Dez Bryant To Bolster Receiver Corps

    Ravens Want To Sign Dez Bryant To Bolster Receiver Corps

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    Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has released a statement following the team's decision to cut wide receiver Dez Bryant on Friday. Releases from the Dallas Cowboys after 8 seasons, majority successful although not much recently, Bryant is rumored to be hoping to get offers from the New York Giants, Super Bowl champions Philadelphia Eagles or the Washington Redskins.