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Neymar, Messi equal Copa del Rey records

Neymar, Messi equal Copa del Rey records

Barcelona had a disappointing season after they ended up runners-up to Real Madrid in La Liga on the last day of the league season and were eliminated from the UEFA Champions League by Juventus in...

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No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals yet again

The Cleveland Cavaliers looked ready to put the Boston Celtics away in the first half of Game 5 on Thursday night. As they celebrated defending their Eastern Conference title Thursday nigh...

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National Football League notebook: Owners decide to trim overtime to 10 minutes

National Football League notebook: Owners decide to trim overtime to 10 minutes

The roster cut-down period rule change allows teams to have a longer evaluation period of players, and allows those players more of an opportunity to earn one of the final 53-man roster spots. As we p...

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NBA, NHL finals will feature defending champions

If there is reason to be optimistic about the Cavs, it is that they have indeed turned it up since the start of the playoffs. If the Cavs' 12-1 postseason record seems dominant, then put it up against...

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Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

Underdog Cavs insist they have plenty of bite for Finals

Thomas poured in 53 points in a thrilling Game 2 win over the Wizards in the second round, and his 29 points in a deciding Game 7 helped Boston get to the Eastern Conference Finals , the biggest st...

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Warriors open as favorite over Cavs in NBA Finals

If I'm not scoring the ball, how can I still make an impact on the game?" That was my mindset when I started playing the game. "I didn't go bald like Mike, but I'm getting there", he quipped. Waitin...

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LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

LeBron James tops Michael Jordan as all-time playoffs scoring leader

They say the waiting is the hardest part and after another long, pretty much meaningless regular season and an terrible playoffs, the NBA Finals are here. "Ultimately, we feel like this is a bad tas...

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Celtics' Thomas sits out 2nd half with right hip strain

Celtics' Thomas sits out 2nd half with right hip strain

They're not the Monstars. "But we also have great third-line defense as well with our front line, which communicates pick-and-roll coverages or pin-down coverages or whatever coverages and allow the...

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Trout injured in Angels' loss to Marlins

Trout injured in Angels' loss to Marlins

Although initial X-rays came back negative, the reigning American League MVP will be sent for an MRI on Monday. "I was looking for a fastball", Trout said. Urena allowed six earned runs , four hit...

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Boston Red Sox Option Ben Taylor To The Pawtucket Red Sox

Boston Red Sox Option Ben Taylor To The Pawtucket Red Sox

With the lefty-killing Nelson Cruz coming up with two outs, it kind of felt like damage was right around the corner. "I'm never really thinking about numbers". He led the breaking ball, he finished a...

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Hahn's 64 gives him Nelson lead on a Day of birdie streaks

Hahn's 64 gives him Nelson lead on a Day of birdie streaks

For Horschel it was the fourth PGA title win of his career and he was delighted to overcome several bouts of nerves to take the victory. "I don't want to win like that", he told CBS analyst Peter Ko...

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Arsenal win FA Cup as Victor Moses sees red

Arsenal win FA Cup as Victor Moses sees red

And it might just be enough to stem the tide of protests against Wenger , with the record 13-time FA Cup winners yet to announce a new contract for the 67-year-old Frenchman for next season . But ...

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Warriors favoured over LeBron and Cavaliers in the Finals

What felt like an inevitable formality all playoffs is now official, as the Cleveland Cavaliers rolled through the Boston Celtics in Game 5 to set up a third straight meeting with the Golden Stat...

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Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

Armed police guarding FA Cup final after Manchester bomb

Majority owner Stan Kroenke and chairman Ivan Gazidis were at Wembley but didn't speak to reporters after. "I think the players must keep in mind our fantastic season and also this final". His trans...

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Aaron Ramsey gives Arsenal deserved FA Cup victory against Chelsea

Aaron Ramsey gives Arsenal deserved FA Cup victory against Chelsea

Arsene Wenger's side denied Antonio Conte's men the chance to secure a domestic double this season as they sealed a 2-1 victory at Wembley on Saturday. "He put it on a plate for me to score t...

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LeBron James defers on Warriors thoughts: 'It's too stressful'

Like it hurt me. "Understanding that every game that I get a chance to go out there and play is a chance for me to continually get better, dominate in any facet of the game as well as lead my team a...

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1st game of Tigers-White Sox doubleheader rained out

1st game of Tigers-White Sox doubleheader rained out

Buck Farmer will get the start for Detroit against Chicago's Mike Pelfrey in the first game. Fulmer has now started the season with 10 consecutive Quality Starts (six or more innings allowing t...

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James surpasses Jordan as playoffs scoring leader

James and Jones have both earned themselves a ticket to their 7th straight finals, the only players to achieve such a feat since; ironically, the core Celtics players of the 60's. LeBron James' fi...

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Cavaliers beat Celtics 135-102, reach finals

From trying to emulate Jordan's fadeaway jump-shot to copying his uniform quirks, James said: "I did pretty much everything M.J. did when I was a kid". "We have to be ready for the challenge". "Hope...

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Predators draw first blood in Western Conference Final

Predators draw first blood in Western Conference Final

It was the Predators' fourth attempt to reach the conference finals. Western Conference: (WC2) Nashville Predators vs (P1) Anaheim Ducks: The Nashville Predators are looking to eliminate the A...

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Lewis Hamilton wins Spanish Grand Prix

The Briton used the medium compound for the middle stint of his two-stop race, opting to try to hold off Vettel, who closed on the harder compound, with deteriorating softs in a tense finale. "My last...

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LeBron James Tops NBA's All-Time Playoff Scoring List, Cavs Beat Celtics

Thomas told reporters Friday that he must wait until the swelling subsides in his hip before determining his rehabilitation plan. Speaking for the first time since the end of his season, Thomas s...

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Wenger retains top-four belief after Sunderland win

Wenger retains top-four belief after Sunderland win

Arsenal are going to need every bit of luck if they're to crack the top four this season. Wenger believes teams like Real Madrid and Bayern Munich are stronger in Europe because they can play at a ...

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James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors

Needless to say, we're very much looking forward to more post-game shenanigans during the NBA Finals . Never have two teams entered a Finals with such dominance. "I was like, 'If I'm not scoring ...

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Facing elimination, Sens plan to stick to strengths in Game 6

The game was keep the ball in the air, and if it hit the ground on your watch, you're out. Want more in-depth features and expert analysis on the game you love? . "When you're in the moment, you'r...

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Young pretenders target the tennis old guard at French Open

Kvitova said her left, playing hand, was not in ideal shape but she was able to play. Paris: There will be no gentle start for the favourites at the French Open starting this weekend, with nine-...

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Dortmund beats Frankfurt to win German Cup at 4th attempt

Dortmund beats Frankfurt to win German Cup at 4th attempt

Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel claimed his first trophy in what was possibly his last game at the club, too. The Black and Yellows has had an up-and-down season in the Bundesliga wherein they finishe...

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Cavs beat Celtics to earn NBA Finals rematch with Warriors

James, arguably the premier player in the game , leads a Cavs side that features the sublime talents of Australian-born, but USA loyal, point guard Irving and sharpshooting big man Love. The Clevela...

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Ian Poulter targeting BMW-PGA Championship glory at Wentworth

Italy's Nino Bertasio and England's Graeme Storm were a shot off the lead on four under, Storm having covered the front nine in 30, just a shot outside the tournament record set a year ago by Master...

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A Husker Heads To The NBA Finals

They've both been almost unstoppable in the playoffs, with the Warriors becoming the first team ever to go 12-0 through conference play and the Cavs dropping just one game en route to winning the Ea...

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