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They have four league wins all season. Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson admits the chance to fulfil his "childhood dream" of winning the Champions League can not be allowed to overshadow the massive task at hand, as the Reds face Roma in the semi final looking to reach the final and win their sixth crown.
  • Yankees overcome more defensive blunders to beat Blue Jays, 4-3

    Yankees overcome more defensive blunders to beat Blue Jays, 4-3

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    NY is 6-2 in Montgomery's last 8 starts and 36-18 in their last 54 home games while the over is 9-1-1 in their last 11 games overall. The slugger at least finally earned some goodwill after snapping his lengthy homer drought at 50 at-bats with a two-run clout the other way in the home third.
  • Dave Gettleman: 'Hogwash' that Giants must draft QB

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    Today, we'll start with the bevy of ESPN draft analysts who recently completed a round of media teleconferences. Saquon Barkley might be the hottest name leading into the 2018 National Football League draft but his agents would reportedly rather not see him being the overall No.
  • Wednesday's Tigers-Orioles game at Comerica Park moved to afternoon

    Wednesday's Tigers-Orioles game at Comerica Park moved to afternoon

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    Cashner has been solid so far this season, and in his last two starts combined he has allowed just one run in 13 innings. The Orioles are in Detroit on Tuesday, starting off a three game series against the Tigers. Liriano only made one start against the Orioles in 2017 (0-1, 2.70 ERA and 10 strikeouts across six and 2-third innings). The team's starters have a 3.99 ERA, 1.17 WHIP and 6.0 strikeouts per nine innings.
  • Patriots have easiest schedule in 2018

    Patriots have easiest schedule in 2018

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    After not having a bye week last season, the National Football League did not do the Dolphins any favors with their 2018 schedule . Week 11: vs. Buccaneers, Nov. 16, at 8 p.m. Week 4: at Green Bay Packers, 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30. Four of the games are slated for 1 p.m. starts, but situations across the league could dictate otherwise.
  • Golden State Warriors: 3 takeaways from Game 3 vs. Spurs

    Golden State Warriors: 3 takeaways from Game 3 vs. Spurs

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    After two embarrassing losses in Oakland to open the series, the Spurs were coming home with not only their season, but their pride at risk. Parker said this is an emotional time for the players and the coaching staff. He has received healthy scratches in the past two games. In Curry's absence, Durant has taken on the brunt of the scoring load, averaging 27.3 points, eight rebounds and 6.3 assists per game, according to ESPN .
  • Nick Foles, Eagles agree to revised deal with '19 option

    Nick Foles, Eagles agree to revised deal with '19 option

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    According to Mike Garafolo of The NFL Network , the Eagles have worked out a new revised deal Foles that has rewarded him for his performance this past season. It stated that if Foles was still on the Eagles's roster in February 2019 he would automatically hit free agency. The reworked contract does not reflect any change in the status of starter Carson Wentz , who is working his way back from a torn ACL injury he suffered in Week 13.
  • Falcons open as 3.5-point underdogs vs. Eagles

    Falcons open as 3.5-point underdogs vs. Eagles

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    Here we run you through some of the key games on the 2018 schedule . Then they host Minnesota before hitting the road to oppose the New York Giants on Thursday night. Now, you should absolutely be excited about the schedule release and seeing when your team plays _ team, how many primetime games are on the schedule, if there's a London game, etc.
  • Tampa Bay Buccaneers release 2018 schedule

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers release 2018 schedule

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    The 2018 National Football League schedule won't be released until 8 p.m. tonight, but the Bucs' eight home games were posted early - and presumably accidentally - on the team's site, showing what would be a daunting start to the upcoming season.
  • James Harrison: No animosity with Steelers

    James Harrison: No animosity with Steelers

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    Other than the fact that they have been allotted their usual five games in prime time (and another three evening games, leaving them with just eight afternoon kickoffs), the biggest impression that my initial analysis of the schedule that I've had is the fact that the team will get its division business out of the way early.
  • Cleveland Browns NFL Draft 2018: 25 watch parties and bars

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    Most have considered USC quarterback Sam Darnold the favorite to go No. 1 for the last several weeks, but Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen's name has gained steam recently. It's a near-certainty that SC standout Hayden Hurst is going in the first round - potentially as high as 16th overall to the Baltimore Ravens, who would love to have a pass-catching TE.
  • Willie Snead signs two-year RFA deal with Ravens

    Willie Snead signs two-year RFA deal with Ravens

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    New Orleans now has five days to decide whether to match the contract. Perhaps more significantly, adding Snead would likely take the Ravens out of the running to add Bryant. Friday is the final day that teams can sign restricted free agents to an offer sheet. Baltimore brought in Snead for a visit at the end of March, and he caught passes from Robert Griffin III.
  • Mickey Mantle card by Topps sells for near-record $2.88M

    Mickey Mantle card by Topps sells for near-record $2.88M

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    There are 1,500 copies of the card graded by the Professional Sports Authenticator, but of those only six achieved a Mint 9 status on a scale of 10, The Denver Post noted. The record for the card was for a PSA 8.5 sold for $1.13 million in 2016, which held until Thursday night. First, it was only Topps' second year of manufacturing baseball cards.
  • Bears to open season at Green Bay

    Bears to open season at Green Bay

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    And with that game being on Monday night , there will probably be a lot of parlays going to the Rams . The Saints , Rams and Ravens will have those three-game journeys, but the Ravens and Rams also have three-game homestands. Photo The Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons will play a rematch of their divisional playoff game on September 6 to open the N.F.L. season.
  • Celtic fans confident as Arsene Wenger steps down at Arsenal

    Celtic fans confident as Arsene Wenger steps down at Arsenal

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    Desmond says he would grant Rodgers permission to speak to Arsenal, but hopes he would stay at Celtic. "I'm glad he's the favourite [with bookmakers]". "It will be Brendan's decision and his decision only". Wenger leaves nearly 22 years after taking over the Gunners in 1996, winning seven FA Cup titles and three Premier League winners' medals - which includes masterminding The Invincibles of 2003-04.
  • USA Gymnastics settles lawsuit that triggered report of rampant sexual abuse

    USA Gymnastics settles lawsuit that triggered report of rampant sexual abuse

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    Asked how she feels about claims by some of gymnastics' biggest stars say they were violated on the Karolyi Ranch , Martha Karolyi, who is also a coach, told Guthrie: "That's very bad. Olympic team as well as in the Michigan State University athletic department. During the press conference, the attorneys did not reveal the dollar amount being sought in the lawsuit.
  • Ola co-founder, Deepika, Kohli among TIME's 100 most influential people

    Ola co-founder, Deepika, Kohli among TIME's 100 most influential people

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    From her debut in Om Shanti Om to her Hollywood debut xXx: Return Of Xander Cage and the latest regality in Padmavat, fans have seen the 32-year-old's massive transformation over the years. One of the highest paid actors of Indian cinema today, she has 18 brands in her portfolio and has a strong social media presence. The greatest cricketers of all time Sachin Tendulkar wrote Kohli's profile in the magazine said, Virat's hunger for runs and consistency was remarkable, something ...
  • Rafael Nadal makes Dominic Thiem revelation ahead of Monte Carlo Masters showdown

    Rafael Nadal makes Dominic Thiem revelation ahead of Monte Carlo Masters showdown

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    Winning in straight sets on Friday means Nadal has won 32 consecutive sets on clay - a run that dates back to a defeat by Thiem at the 2017 Rome Masters. After losing his serve to trail 4-1, Bautista Agut cleared a ball from the back of the court as a ball boy was sprinting across. The serve may travel through the air just the same on hard courts and clay courts, but once it bounces on clay, the returner can immediately employ a lot more offence against the biggest shot in our sport.
  • Mets Won't Commit To Matt Harvey's Next Start

    Mets Won't Commit To Matt Harvey's Next Start

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    Jose Reyes entered the game in the seventh and was hitless in two at-bats, leaving him 0-for-20 to start the season. "I'm a starting pitcher, I've always been a starting pitcher", Harvey said, per MLB.com's Anthony Dicomo , while explaining he has been moving in the right direction and feels worthy of a starting spot.
  • Former Iowa State coach Earle Bruce dies at age 87

    Former Iowa State coach Earle Bruce dies at age 87

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    The College Football Hall of Fame coach held other head coaching jobs before and after his stint at Ohio State, but he will be remembered for his time in Columbus. He returned to his alma mater as an assistant from 1966-71 and then again in 1979 as the head coach as he replaced Hayes, who was sacked after his infamous sideline punch of a Clemson player in a 1978 bowl game.