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A fortunate bounce led to Fast's goal at 11:39 of the first period. Habs defenseman Andrei Markov couldn't handle a puck that caromed off his skate and Fast swept in to collect it, went to the crease and beat Price between his pads. "They did a good job of keeping pucks in tonight and that's where we got hurt". "It's no secret we've been really disappointed with the way things have been going at home the past two years here in the playoffs, so we needed this win for this series , but also ...
  • Irving shines as Cavs take grip on Pacers

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    The Pacers trailed by as many as 18 as Nate McMillan had no sense to remove Lance Stephenson from a Kevin Love onslaught, but a gutsy fourth quarter pushed IN to as close as four points IN the final minute. The Cavs were just 14 of 27, the kind of performance that often comes back to bite a team - and almost did. "We all know that Lance is an emotional guy".
  • Irving leads Cavs in National Basketball Association win over Pacers

    Irving leads Cavs in National Basketball Association win over Pacers

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    It would behoove the Cavs to find that switch and flip it before better competition arrives in the conference semifinals or the lights might get turned out on them. They had a super-secret defense (one that was actually good) that they would bust out when the going got tough. This was Shumpert's playoff nightmare, and the demotion stung as he had never sat out a game before in his six-year career when healthy and in uniform.
  • Will Tony Romo actually play for Dallas Mavericks vs

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    Former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo goes up for a shot during warm ups before an NBA basketball game between the Denver Nuggets and Dallas Mavericks in Dallas , Tuesday, April 11, 2017 . Beasley said he's followed the NFL career of Romo, who was a star football and basketball player at Burlington High School, since Romo arrived in Dallas as an undrafted free agent in 2003.
  • Buster Posey 'Doing Good' After Fastball To Helmet

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    The Arizona Diamondbacks and San Francisco Giants meet Tuesday in Major League Baseball action at AT&T Park. The 0-1 fastball with two outs in the first inning sent the Gold Glove catcher immediately to ground. "Mark's a beast", Moore said. "I was a little bit shaken up after hitting Posey in the head", Walker said. Joe Panik played for over a week after getting hit in the head last season and then ended up missing 23 games.
  • Pro hockey: Hawks fall into 2-0 hole

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    Ottawa was awarded the man advantage when Boston's Riley Nash was whistled for roughing 4:38 into overtime after throwing a punch at Ryan. In this case, the officials penalized the retaliation. If you want MORE coverage of your team, check out Bruins Beat Podcast here on CLNS Radio! We have to step up and all be better. Game 4 is Wednesday night in Boston .
  • Lampard leads tributes to John Terry's Chelsea career

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    Celtic fans have urged manager Rodgers to bring Terry to Celtic Park, after working with the former England captain during his time at Stamford Bridge as a coach. 'John Terry is the captain of all team captains, he was born with the captain's armband on his arm, ' said the Italian. Though he hasn't started a Premier League game for Chelsea since September, Neville still feels Terry could be of importance to Antonio Conte this season.
  • After Middlesbrough Victory, Arsene Wenger Demands Perfection from Ailing Arsenal Squad

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    Wenger experimented with a back three of Gabriel, Laurent Koscielny and Rob Holding, and the 67-year-old explained that he had grown concerned about the Gunners' susceptibility to conceding from direct approach play. He confessed: "What we've done previously has not been good enough". Asked if the reluctance of Sanchez and Özil to sign new contracts had affected Arsenal's form, Wenger gave a cryptic reply.
  • NBA Playoffs -- Warriors pull away late, hold off Blazers

    NBA Playoffs -- Warriors pull away late, hold off Blazers

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    But the Blazers shot just 43 percent of their filed goals (40-of-93) and 36.7 percent of their 3s (11-of-30) while the Warriors went 43-of-81 from the filed (53.1 percent) and 11-of-27 from long distance (40.7 percent). "We're all praying for him", Durant said. "If anything, it showed that when we play at this level, we can play them and we can beat them". "It takes four quarters to beat a great team".
  • Fournette, Adams improve key numbers at LSU pro day

    Fournette, Adams improve key numbers at LSU pro day

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    The New Orleans native went through majority of the running backs drills at the combine, including the 40-yard dash, running a 4.51 at the National Football League scouting event. "I just wanted to show everyone that I could lose the weight ". It really doesn't matter. "He's a good player but I don't think he's a game changer".
  • Boudreau: 'We were friggin' good' in Game 3

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    On Friday, he couldn't see the puck on either goal, so after two games, there are zero goals that I would hang on him, and he has still given up only two per game. It hasn't been pretty to this point, but Yeo has concocted a winning formula against a favored Minnesota team. Minnesota owns huge advantages in several major categories, including shot attempts (228-142), shots on goal (117-79), hits (102-70) and faceoff win percentage (59.9 percent).