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On the ensuing rush the other way, Wilson tipped in his first of two goals of the opening period. "I thought it was the first time that maybe we weren't scared of them and it looked like it because our competition level wasn't good enough", Leafs coach Mike Babcock said.
  • Westbrook, Harden top playoffs

    Westbrook, Harden top playoffs

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    They are predicted to avenge last year's defeat to win the series 4-1 and regain the title. This'll be his second go-round in the playoffs and if he coaches anything like the first, the Thunder will have a great shot at beating the Rockets.
  • Zach Werenski's Face Is Really Fucked Up

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    Just as the series between these teams in 2014, there has been a noticeable amount of animosity, mostly coming out of the Blue Jackets side. His save percentage against Columbus (.945) is second only to the.955 he punched up in that Ottawa series.
  • Browns zero in on No. 1 pick, trade for veteran QB unlikely

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    Wednesday's pre-NFL Draft press conference by Browns Executive Vice President of Football Operations Sashi Browns, and Vice President of Player Personnel Andrew Berry ran for almost 30 minutes. The fan voting has us at a grade of 3.91 right now (1 = F; 2 = D; 3 = C; 4 = B; 5 = A), which falls in line with our previous pick. "Certainly, I think you'd like to be able to look back on as many games as you can, and it is no mystery that Mitch hasn't played in a lot of them".
  • NHL Playoffs: Canadiens beat Rangers 4-3 in OT

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    That goal would remain intact throughout the third period, where the Rangers continued to pressure the Canadiens in the offensive zone. The Penguins now lead 3-1 in the best-of-seven series , which returns to Pittsburgh for Game 5 on Thursday night.
  • Bulls Game Notes For Wednesday vs. Brooklyn

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    Miami needed a victory and a loss by either IN or Chicago to reach the postseason. The NBA playoffs begin Saturday afternoon. "I don't know if I've ever wanted something more for a team", an emotional Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said. Sitting at home during the postseason would also sting for the franchise after they spent the previous year celebrating its 50th season. I think that had to help them.
  • Good squad but pressure on Lions, says All Blacks coach Hansen

    Good squad but pressure on Lions, says All Blacks coach Hansen

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    Sam Warburton becomes only the second man to captain the Lions on two tours as he follows in the footsteps of Martin Johnson , and while Barnes has his reservations, he understands the task at hand for Warburton. "He has a lot of experience with Wales and Gatland knows what he gets from his man". Warburton felt the captaincy would go to one of the current global skippers in the squad, but believes he is better prepared for the job now then four years ago when he led the Lions to victory ...
  • Juve's Alves expects long night at world's best Barcelona

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    I have no doubt that at some moment we'll be close on aggregate", a confident Barcelona coach Enrique said at the press conference. Juventus is through to the Champions League semifinals after knocking out Barcelona on Wednesday in the quarterfinals 3-0 on aggregate.
  • NFL Prospect Joe Mixon Allegedly Punched A Woman While In High School

    NFL Prospect Joe Mixon Allegedly Punched A Woman While In High School

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    Mixon was caught on camera assualting a female and the video was leaked during the 2016 collegiate season. "My daughter went to Freedom High School with Joe, and they have been friends for much of their lives". That allegation has since been recanted , with the father of the girl saying he overreacted at the time. I was escorted off the campus as if I did something wrong.
  • Warriors vs. Blazers GameThread: KD, Livingston are out

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    Playing without Kevin Durant , Shaun Livingston and Matt Barnes , the Warriors outrebounded the Blazers 54-47 and limited them to 33.3-percent shooting from the field, including 20.6 percent (7-of-34) beyond the arc. It was his 4th quarter defense in particular, where a few of those blocks came, that sealed Golden State's win. Game 2 in the first-round series is Tuesday night in Boston.
  • Conte says Chelsea face six finals now

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    Craig Burley reacts to Man United's dominant win over Chelsea , and evaluates the clubs' road ahead as the season winds down. Over 32 games they've proved themselves the best team in the league, they're still top, and have more than enough to get the points they need to become champions.