• Rangers regroup after tough loss, confident for Game 3
Rangers regroup after tough loss, confident for Game 3

Any absence for the Senators' top defenseman would be detrimental to the remainder of the series, which is now tied after back-to-back Rangers win. The Rangers seemingly had the game won at multiple points, first with a Jimmy Vesey goal in the third period and then when Michael Grabner scored in overtime.

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  • West Ham vs Liverpool 14th May 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions
West Ham vs Liverpool 14th May 2017: EPL Preview and Predictions

Their next match is against doomed Middlesbrough, and the game against West Ham demonstrated just how poor teams can be when they have nothing to play for. Nervous Liverpool fans getting ready for the Hammers game have been served with some terrible news. West Ham were surprise 1-0 winners against Tottenham Hotspur at London Stadium last we...

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  • Tebow Watch: Former NFL QB has 1st RBIs in nearly a month
Tebow Watch: Former NFL QB has 1st RBIs in nearly a month

Tebow ranks fifth on the Fireflies with 25 hits this season, with seven of those being of the extra-base variety, boasts a triple slash of.250/.330/.370 for the Fireflies in 28 games. Tebow is an outfielder with the Columbia Fireflies of the Class A South Atlantic League. Tebow has gotten hits in 11 of his past 17 games. "There has been discuss...

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  • Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice
Alonso's McLaren breaks again, Mercedes soars in practice

I have 14 hours now, more or less, to rest and nine of them will be in the plane and in 14 hours I'll be in the vehicle again". I preferred to do sports, because I wanted to be ready if the vehicle was, said Alonso. And with Kimi Raikkonen struggling to consistently match the pace of Sebastian Vettel, rumors of an Alonso return to Ferrari are beg...

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  • Nadal beats Thiem to win Madrid Open title
Nadal beats Thiem to win Madrid Open title

Nadal will be expected to continue his dominance over Thiem later on Sunday, May 14, and given the way he has dominated the clay court tournaments this year, the Spaniard will be expected to win the Madrid Open . Djokovic was playing his first tournament in Madrid since parting company with his long-term coach Marian Vajda. "Anything could h...

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  • Arsenal's 'fighting spirit' has returned, says manager Arsene Wenger
Arsenal's 'fighting spirit' has returned, says manager Arsene Wenger

Any doubt about the game's outcome looked to have disappeared when Arsenal doubled their lead through Mesut Ozil on 55 minutes with a stunningly simple goal . We've got ourselves into a strong position but the season is not over and we don't think it is done. The Chilean global has just over 12 months remaining on his current contract, and dou...

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  • Senators look to build off Game 1 win against Penguins
Senators look to build off Game 1 win against Penguins

Maybe the Pens' immediate turnaround from a long slog of a series against the Caps took a toll on the defending Stanley Cup champions, because the energy drop-off from the second-round matchup to Saturday's faceoff with Ottawa was evident. "We had an opportunity to grab a lead", Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said. The Penguins and Senators tallied f...

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  • Barcelona, Madrid win as title race goes to final round
Barcelona, Madrid win as title race goes to final round

Real Madrid took on Sevilla in the Bernabeu on Sunday night and, with his side 2-1 up at the time , Rodriguez was withdrawn from the field in the 60th minute. Sporting Gijon became the third and final team to be relegated despite a 1-0 win at Eibar. Varane was questionable until the very last minute but Zidane made a decision to include him on t...

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  • Zidane Comments On UCL Final Battle With Juve
Zidane Comments On UCL Final Battle With Juve

It is a decisive game, just like the others, and we will do everything possible to get the three points. With Real Madrid dispatching rivals Atletico Madrid 4-2 across the two semi-final legs and Juve dominating against Ligue 1 leaders Monaco to the tune of 4-1 on aggregate, the two sides are deserved of their spot under the Millennium Stadium ...

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  • Wizards' Wall hits big shot, forces Game 7
Wizards' Wall hits big shot, forces Game 7

After a last second heave from Isaiah Thomas clanked off the rim, the Wizards could finally breathe a sigh of relief and celebrate their victory. "I probably would've been aggressive and got down on myself". The players feel it for sure. "You always talk about it". NOTES: Game 7 is slated to start at 8 p.m. In January a Wizards team showed u...

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  • Resilient Ducks vow stronger start to Game 2 vs Predators
Resilient Ducks vow stronger start to Game 2 vs Predators

The Ducks will try to avoid an 0-2 hole for the second consecutive series when they face off against the Predators on Sunday night at the Honda Center. "I feel the Game 7 against Edmonton is the team that we need to see [Sunday], which was a tight-checking, relentless team that went after them", Cogliano said.

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  • Cabrera keys rally as White Sox top Padres 9-3
Cabrera keys rally as White Sox top Padres 9-3

The very next night, the week turned for the worse, as the Rangers shellacked San Diego, shutting them out 11-0. "Those are painful losses", Green said. Padres: It sounds as if RHP Jarred Cosart (right hamstring strain) will be activated from the disabled list at some point this weekend. Asche is yet to post a.700 OPS in any one season, so whi...

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  • Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1
Spurs' Kawhi Leonard re-injures left ankle, done for Game 1

Whether the Spurs will have Leonard available is unknown. Leonard had 26 points and was ideal from the line (11 of 11) before heading to the dugout. If Brown wasn't confident enough to coach his own game and also composed enough to let Kerr's voice ring through everything, the Warriors might've fallen apart completely.

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  • Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday
Astros-Yankees game postponed; doubleheader on Sunday

No matter how many times he kicked Boston's ass, there was something about him that everyone loved. And then another junior exec chimes in with, "And Mr. "There isn't a person or player I would trade places with that's playing now or ever", he said to cheers and applause. It wasn't Ted Williams hitting a home run in his last at-bat at Fenway Pa...

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  • Lampard warns Chelsea bigger test awaits after Premier League title win
Lampard warns Chelsea bigger test awaits after Premier League title win

Fantastic. Two home games. Conte may have adapted to the Premier League with surprising ease, but next season will be the real challenge - the greatest and most hard of his managerial career. Conte is not the kind of manager to count his chickens and his manner suggests he will only be fully satisfied with a Premier League and FA Cup double.

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  • Tottenham's move can take them to last level, says Pochettino
Tottenham's move can take them to last level, says Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino was effusive with praise for his team after Spurs ran out to a 2-1 victory over Manchester United in the last ever match at White Hart Lane. Pochettino believes that could be the catalyst for them to add some silverware after coming so close with no reward in the last two seasons. The hosts got off to...

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  • Fernando Alonso departs Spain for Indy 500 practice
Fernando Alonso departs Spain for Indy 500 practice

But even if we'd gone through, with the speed we have in the straights, sooner or later we'd drop down the order. "Maybe, on the oval, I learned how to go quick on the straights as well", he said. "Everything today went ideal - better than what we thought", said Alonso, who'd not qualified as high since last year's Hungarian Grand Prix. How we bu...

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  • Monaco routs Lille 4-0 to effectively seal French title
Monaco routs Lille 4-0 to effectively seal French title

Monaco will officially clinch their first title since 2000 if they avoid defeat at home against St Etienne on Wednesday in a game that was postponed last month. "We have a great collective strength, and you can only enjoy yourself when you're in this team". Uruguay global Diego Rolan grabbed an early opener for Bordeaux , but Bafetimbi Gomis ...

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  • Sturridge has no concerns over Liverpool future after goalscoring return
Sturridge has no concerns over Liverpool future after goalscoring return

And they responded with a thumping victory against the Hammers after goals from Daniel Sturridge, Philippe Coutinho (two) and Divock Origi . Liverpool gave Arsenal a chance of catching them by drawing 0-0 at home to Southampton last week, where James Milner missed a penalty, and Klopp said that result made too many people question his side's a...

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  • Wenger:
Wenger: "I'm not influenced" by fan protests

I am not in politics. I am in sport, I love sport, I give 24 hours a day for what I love and all the rest ... "But I have no special opinion on that". There was another plane carrying a "Wenger Out" message over the bet365 Stadium, but the Frenchman highlighted how victory over Sunderland on Monday will see Arsenal surpass last season's points tota...

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  • Warriors rally for 113-111 win after Spurs lose Leonard
Warriors rally for 113-111 win after Spurs lose Leonard

Kawakami isn't expecting Kerr to coach the Warriors for the first two games of the Western Conference Finals against the Spurs, which begins on Sunday. "He's obviously been doing his homework in between his down times helping us get prepared for this series and you know he misses being around for the day-to-day routine and the atmosphere, practice,...

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  • Cavs move one game away from Eastern Conference Finals
Cavs move one game away from Eastern Conference Finals

Korver finished with 14 points on 5-of-7 shooting, including 4-of-6 from three point range, in a little more than 21 minutes. That means Sunday is possibly his last game with the Raptors . "He just couldn't go". "He wanted to. The medical people said he shouldn't try to go". The Raptors called Lowry active despite not starting him, but once youn...

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  • Why Mourinho was not bothered about losing to Arsenal
Why Mourinho was not bothered about losing to Arsenal

I don't think the other ones (in the top four race), playing one match a week and being in a great situation, I don't think they are going to blow it. Despite fielding a weakened team, United were still able to call upon the services of experienced players such as Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, and Juan Mata so the defeat left United fans feeling deje...

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  • Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1
Bobby Ryan lifts Senators past Penguins in OT in Game 1

Bobby Ryan scored a handsome overtime victor again as the Sens ended up on the right side of the ledger, defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 to take an early 1-0 series lead. The Senators know they will have their hands full with Penguins stars Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel . It's just one game. "I know, it's insane to thi...

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  • Washington Wizards Up and Down Playoff Run
Washington Wizards Up and Down Playoff Run

It's hard to believe the Celtics - a team that relies heavily on Thomas to carry them offensively - could survive an important game at home without their star getting his usual numbers, but it makes sense when you look at the impact Thomas had in other areas of the game.

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  • Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled
Jeter's No 2 retired by Yanks; Monument Park plaque unveiled

This is what he meant at Yankee Stadium, and that mostly means the old Stadium, the one where he said all the "ghosts" resided, the ghosts he said came with the Yankees when they moved to the north side of 161st and into their fancy, almost palatial, new digs.

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  • Wenger applauds master of invention Sanchez
Wenger applauds master of invention Sanchez

Sanchez's celebrations were cut short as he again signalled for a substitution, and Wenger listened to the forward as the 28-year-old departed. He always grows during the game. It was a professional display from there on in from Arsenal , who recorded a first league win at Southampton since their unbeaten title-winning season of 2003/04.

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  • Predators regain series lead...Ducks whip Oilers
Predators regain series lead...Ducks whip Oilers

They sang it with volume and pride in the fact that they were able to do so for their neighbors. The microphone resumed working in time for Robert Clark to perform the Canadian anthem. "But the series is long from over". We're still up 2-1. We're still in a great spot. "Bit one on Wednesday", he added. I mean, he's been excellent for us.

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  • The Spurs Will Have to Continue Playoff Push Without Tony Parker
The Spurs Will Have to Continue Playoff Push Without Tony Parker

Adrian Wojnarowski‏ of The Vertical first reported San Antonio suspected Parker needed season-ending surgery on the ailment earlier on Thursday, and the Spurs confirmed in their press release that Parker "suffered a ruptured left quadriceps tendon " and would be out for the foreseeable future.

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  • Celtics look like top seed; Warriors rested for surging Jazz
Celtics look like top seed; Warriors rested for surging Jazz

Back on May 3, 2002, the Celtics made 19 3-pointers in a 120-87 rout of the Philadelphia 76ers that clinched a best-of-five playoff series. Horford finished with a double-double for Boston with 15 points and 12 rebounds, while Avery Bradley and Jae Crowder scored 14 apiece.

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  • Dbacks' Iannetta has stitches in lip, fractured teeth, nose
Dbacks' Iannetta has stitches in lip, fractured teeth, nose

Leading off the seventh, Iannetta appeared to turn into the pitch, a 93 miles per hour fastball from reliever Johnny Barbato. Barbato said the pitch was unintentional, and Lovullo seemed to agree. 'I was trying to get a fastball up and in, ' Barbato said. "We had a meeting four days ago, and I said 'Goldschmidt wasn't going to beat us, '" Hurdl...

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  • Players Championship 2017: Rafa Cabrera Bello records third albatross in tournament history
Players Championship 2017: Rafa Cabrera Bello records third albatross in tournament history

Cabrera Bello finished the tournament tied for fourth on six under par, four shots behind victor Kim Si-woo and his best finish on the PGA Tour this season. It was just the third albatross in the 43-year history of the tournament and propelled Cabrera Bello into a tie for fourth. Cabrera Bello, who began the day five shots off the lead, followed ...

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  • Match Reaction: ASM Clermont Auvergne 17 Saracens 28
Match Reaction: ASM Clermont Auvergne 17 Saracens 28

Mark McCall's men also remain on course for a remarkable feat of winning the Premiership and Champions Cup double for the second successive season. Saracens , both the reigning English and European champions, will be looking to complete the first half of a "double Double". It was not all smooth sailing however, as despite dominating territory ...

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  • Champion Blitzboks triumph in Paris
Champion Blitzboks triumph in Paris

They've done it! After years of being the bridesmaids, and missing out on the Olympic gold medal, the Blitzboks are finally the kings of the World Sevens Series once again. Jose Barros Sosa scored a late try as Argentina edged Canada 15-14 on Sunday in the Challenge Trophy semifinal at the Paris Sevens. But the 'Boks hit back, replacement Rosko...

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  • Mourinho accepts Europa final's make-or-break billing
Mourinho accepts Europa final's make-or-break billing

Skomina, an global referee since 2003, has presided over six Champions League matches this season, including Monaco and Borussia Dortmund's quarter-final second leg. The Red Devils boss has drilled it in to their fans that they simply have to focus on the Europa League, and has blamed everything from injuries, to a lack of commitment from the playe...

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