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He's still a rookie, but this is the rookie who averaged a triple-double as his team went 20-1 over the last 16 games of the regular season and the first round of the playoffs. It was the first time in 433 games he was held to single digits. The Green have exposed a different Philly flaw each night. The Celtics rank ninth in three pointers attempted per game (30.4) while the 76ers rank 17th in three pointers allowed per game (29.6).
  • El Classico: Real look to dent Barca's record

    El Classico: Real look to dent Barca's record

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    Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid side turned their minds back to domestic matters on Thursday as the Frenchman's squad took to the training pitches at Valdebebas ahead of this weekend's Clásico against Barcelona at Camp Nou. And so Zidane's team will be even more determined to ruin the party. The latter two are still to be decided. Zidane's side secured their place in a fourth Champions League final in five years with a 4-3 aggregate win over Bayern Munich on Tuesday, but are still ...
  • Seattle Seahawks release Cliff Avril with failed physical designation

    Seattle Seahawks release Cliff Avril with failed physical designation

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    Both players have been outspoken about the end of their time in Seattle, and head coach Pete Carroll didn't shy away from addressing Sherman and Bennett's comments in an interview with Brock and Salk on Friday morning ( listen here ). He made a return trip to the championship game with the team the following year. "Your cheers on Sundays are unmatched, and you guys are by far the best fans in the NFL! ".
  • Conte says he is shocked by Salah's form this season

    Conte says he is shocked by Salah's form this season

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    It's understandable if Real Madrid doesn't quite know what to make of Liverpool going into the final. "Losing a player like Phil in the winter is big on the outside and I can say what I think". "It's intense, we have to play these teams". Constantly. I am really proud of that. "They showed up because they have the quality to do so, physically, football-wise and in mindset".
  • IPL 2018 : Warm Pune to host CSK vs RCB clash

    IPL 2018 : Warm Pune to host CSK vs RCB clash

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    Now, on May 3rd when the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) welcomed the Chennai Super Kings ( CSK ) at the Edens, it was a special moment for the young KKR speedster Shivam Mavi who came into limelight after his victorious sting at the U-19 World Cup.
  • Boss: Reaching the Champions League final is a sign

    Boss: Reaching the Champions League final is a sign

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    That was the first goal Roma had conceded at home in the competition this season, but they were only behind for six minutes thanks to a calamitous own goal. He told BT Sport: "Dzeko and I didn't realise Alexander-Arnold handled the ball so it can happen that the referee didn't see it". "I think 80 per cent of the team of Real Madrid played all these finals".
  • South Africa to fight testosterone rule

    South Africa to fight testosterone rule

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    South Africa will challenge athletics' new rules on hyperandrogenism as it seeks to keep up double Olympian Caster Semenya's status as the queen of middle distance athletics, Athletics South Africa (ASA) said on Thursday. Semenya's crushing 800m victory as an 18-year-old at the 2009 IAAF World Championships was preceded, it later emerged, by her having to undergo a sex test.
  • Lovren says Real Madrid should fear Liverpool

    Lovren says Real Madrid should fear Liverpool

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    If you put also this on me, I'm in trouble. We've seen it with Torres, Suarez, Fowler, Rush and now Salah. "It would be very hard to predict this type of season for Salah", Conte added. "Now we will go to Kiev which sounds insane but it's true". Klopp welcomed how the challenge becomes tougher as Liverpool become more successful.
  • Golden Knights survive late Sharks attack to take 3-2 series lead

    Golden Knights survive late Sharks attack to take 3-2 series lead

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    Per the NHL: "After reviewing all available replays and consulting with the Referee, the Situation Room determined that between Vegas' Jonathan Marchessault and Jones prevented him from his job , in accordance with Rule 78.7". Vegas went up 3-0 because Erik Haula was left to roam free, which happened a lot. Jones was helped on a delayed penalty when Brent Burns cleared a puck off the goal line and when James Neal hit the post on a power play in the first period.
  • Anthony Davis shines as Pelicans chip away at Warriors' NBA playoffs lead

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    New Orleans hasn't been almost as impressive as they were in the first round when they swept the No.3 seed Portland Trail Blazers. "You don't keep a guy like that on the bench for long", Kerr said . "Oh yeah, yeah, yeah", Kerr said to the San Francisco-based station during his weekly appearance. If New Orleans can find a way to even the series , all the pressure will end up falling back on the Warriors .
  • Jurgen Klopp banking on Champions League run pulling in new targets

    Jurgen Klopp banking on Champions League run pulling in new targets

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    The Reds could earn up to £69 million if they turn out victors against Real Madrid , and are yet to spend the extraordinary £142 million fee they received from Barcelona from the sale of Philippe Coutinho in January. "There was lots of space", Klopp said. You can not be more experienced in this competition than Real Madrid . "But then our last line was too deep and you can not play like this".
  • Yaya Toure to leave Man City, says Guardiola

    Yaya Toure to leave Man City, says Guardiola

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    They will then ensure Toure is given a fitting send-off after their final home game against Brighton next Wednesday. Toure joined City from Barcelona, when Guardiola was in charge there, in 2010 and missed a part of last season following a public spat between his agent Dimitri Seluk and the Spaniard.
  • Pujols gets 3000th hit as Angels beat Mariners 5-0

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    On Friday, though, Pujols stood alone, on first base and atop a career at its loftiest height yet. His teammates all greeted him on the field before action resumed. And it may be a while before another player joins the club. He recalled the occasion being "a weird moment" because 3,000 hits represents such a profound climb every baseball player can appreciate.
  • Terrorist Killed In Srinagar's Chattabal, Encounter On

    Terrorist Killed In Srinagar's Chattabal, Encounter On

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    CRPF spokesperson Rajesh Yadav said that an assistant commandant of the force was hit in his toe during the encounter at Chattabal. Medical bulletin suggests that the person died due to a crush injury in a road traffic accident at Noorbagh.
  • Toyota Dominates Qualifying at Spa

    Toyota Dominates Qualifying at Spa

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    The Rebellion Racing #1, driven by Bruno Senna , Neel Jani and Andre Lotterer will now share the front row with the remaining Toyota. The No. The 2005 and 2006 F1 world champion is serious about his ambition of becoming only the second driver to complete motor racing's triple crown of the Monaco Grand Prix, the Indy 500 and Le Mans, after Britain's Graham Hill.
  • George HW Bush Discharged From Hospital, Returns Home

    George HW Bush Discharged From Hospital, Returns Home

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    The 93-year-old had been admitted to Houston Methodist Hospital on 22 April, a day after the funeral of his wife Barbara . "The 41st President wants to go to ME this summer". Bush, who served two terms from 2001 to 2009, and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, who unsuccessfully sought the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.
  • Houston Rockets vs. Utah Jazz ATS Preview 05/04/18

    Houston Rockets vs. Utah Jazz ATS Preview 05/04/18

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    Utah was given little chance to challenge Houston when the series began. "Very lazy.nearly lackadaisical." Basketball hall-of-famer and analyst Reggie Miller saw a Houston Rockets team that just allowed the Utah Jazz to breeze to a 19-point lead in the first half of game two on Wednesday.
  • Tom Wilson: Receives three-game ban

    Tom Wilson: Receives three-game ban

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    Wilson's capsizing collision on Aston-Reese, wherein which he targeted the head and clearly left his feet, was hardly an isolated incident. After watching two Penguins take hits to the head, fans are upset and angry with Wilson, the Capitals and the National Hockey League.
  • Boston NBCS show takes jab at Ben Simmons in pregame show

    Boston NBCS show takes jab at Ben Simmons in pregame show

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    Earlier in the day on ESPN, the Sixers' rookie was the subject of a fly-by criticism from, of all Sixers legends, Julius Erving. Jayson Tatum said the biggest difference in Philly's recent success is their confidence. He then described Simmons as a "good player" using Lebron James' 8-point performance against the Mavs during the 2011 finals as a comparable for his rival's off night.
  • Arsenal set to sign Turkey defender Caglar Soyuncu from Freiburg - club chief

    Arsenal set to sign Turkey defender Caglar Soyuncu from Freiburg - club chief

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    Freiburg sporting director Jochen Saier insists there has been no contact with Arsenal over the potential transfer of Turkish defender Caglar Soyuncu . Arsenal's current defence, however, will be looking to make up for a recent mistake as they play Atletico Madrid in the semi-final second leg of the Europa League on Thursday night.
  • Azkals drawn fairly in their Asian Cup debut

    Azkals drawn fairly in their Asian Cup debut

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    Besides, National Team Coach Stephen Constantine and Team Manager Shanmugam Venkatesh were present on the occasion. Having expanded the tournament to 24 teams, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has equally divided them into six groups.