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All the Corsi in the world doesn't matter when you're forced to take low-percentage shots, and that's what the Wild have been settling for in this first-round series. The Minnesota coach became irritated with the media and somewhat stormed out when he was done. "You know, sometimes it's nice to get on the road and get away from the distractions at home", Stewart said.
  • Soulful! Arijit croons 'Half Girlfriend's 'Phir Bhi Tumko Chahunga'

    Soulful! Arijit croons 'Half Girlfriend's 'Phir Bhi Tumko Chahunga'

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    After the release of the much awaited song one can say that the wait was worth it as the song crooned by Arijit Singh and Shashaa Tirupati will make you fall in love again and again. First things first, the most striking and impressive part about Main Phir Bhi Tumko Chaahunga is its thoughtful lyrics, penned by the immensely talented Manoj Muntashir.
  • Ander Herrera Getting Man of Match Was "A Negative" Blasts Chelsea Legend

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    Interestingly goalkeeper Asmir Begovic, who played because of injury to Thibaut Courtois , admitted that United showed more determination to win. "In this case, the fault is the coach". "I think it was nearly ideal", Herrera said. 'We have to react in the right way, ' he said. I'm really happy with the boys. "The first reason is, with Liverpool and Manchester City's victories, if we don't win today, goodbye Premier League [top four]".
  • Top cop completes Boston marathon for 1st time since 2013 bombings

    Top cop completes Boston marathon for 1st time since 2013 bombings

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    Although Gibb was also in the race for the second year in a row, it was Switzer in official Bib No. 261 that so offended race director Jock Semple that he ran after her, in his blazer and slacks, and tried to pull her off the course. For Kirui, even when he was running shorter distances, he had his eye on Boston . "They picked me up and my leg slid off", Sanchez said. "He's incredibly strong, especially on the downhills".
  • Cavaliers escape playoff opener with a 109-108 win over the Pacers

    Cavaliers escape playoff opener with a 109-108 win over the Pacers

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    For all of his heroics throughout the season, George was not only surprised the Cavs trapped him so early, but he was more surprised that he never saw the ball again in the game's final seconds. That's led to James adjusting both his free-throw stance and regular routine just in time for the playoffs. James also accounted for eight of the Wine and Gold's 19 turnovers on Monday night.
  • Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin to rest this summer

    Arsene Wenger urges Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin to rest this summer

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    The 67-year-old began with a central defensive trio for the first time since 1997 in an effort to enhance his team's confidence - and it paid dividends as the Gunners kept alive their Champions League qualification hopes. Against Palace we had 70 percent possession but lost. "You could see we were not playing with full confidence during some moments but overall we wanted to win", Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger told broadcaster Sky Sports.
  • Chelsea not on form but 'not getting nervy,' says Asmir Begovic

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    Additionally, their one shot in the first half was the lowest they had mustered in a first 45 minutes this season. For United the victory puts them back in contention for a top-four finish with them now sitting just four points behind fourth place Manchester City, who they face at Eastlands in 10 days time.
  • Blackhawks aim to get around blocked shots in Game 3

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    Defensively, the Nashville Predators are allowing 2.7 goals per game and are killing 80.9 percent of their opponents power plays. A large portion of the current roster went through that experience against the Ducks and want to make sure they don't squander their series lead against the Blackhawks in the same way.
  • Close call: Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers

    Close call: Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers

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    IN totally erased a 10-point deficit with nine minutes left in Game 1 and cut Cleveland's 18-point lead after three quarters to four with 19.5 seconds remaining Monday. "We're going to go out there, keep trying to give them hell, keep competing and we'll get ourselves a win". "He's got to learn to just be in the moment".
  • Antonio Conte takes blame after Chelsea FC fall at Old Trafford

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    April 17: Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has admitted that his side deserved to lose their Premier League clash against Manchester United as the latter showed more desire, more ambition and more motivation. We have a lot of match-winners, it was not just a case of Eden Hazard being man marked and taken out the game. United take on Anderlecht in the Europa League quarter-final second leg at Old Trafford on Thursday, having drawn the first leg 1-1 in Belgium.
  • Crowd violence delays Lyon's Europa League game with Besiktas

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    Ligue 1 side are facing charges for launching fireworks, blocking stairways, insufficient organisation and a pitch invasion after the late victor. Besiktas' three charges relate to the setting off of fireworks, the throwing of objects and crowd disturbances.
  • Red Sox Bats Come Alive In Seventh To Get Win Over Rays

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    He has 29 strikeouts in 21 2/3 innings, allowing 11 hits. The lefty went seven innings, allowing one run on three hits while whiffing 12. (If you're still using literally yesterday's stats, like saves, Kimbrel hasn't blown one since last June 4.) Benintendi went 3-4, Betts 2-4, and Heath Hembree pitched a scoreless eighth inning with 2 strikeouts.