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There are just three fixtures of the Sky Bet Championship season remaining, and Birmingham have now called on Harry Redknapp to guide them to safety. More recently, Redknapp was briefly in charge of Jordan for two World Cup qualifiers past year and was also working as an advisor to Derby County last season.
  • Steely Juventus shut down Barca to kill off comeback hopes

    Steely Juventus shut down Barca to kill off comeback hopes

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    Barca fans were really disappointed and it is the right time for Barcelona to come back on the track and take revenge on Juventus in today's second leg. Messi's first half had a painful ending when he was caught by Miralem Pjanic while jumping for a ball. Neymar was then booked for an apparent retaliatory charge into Pjanic , earning him a one-game suspension for accumulation of yellow cards.
  • Bruins' Game 4 goal: Make life harder for Karlsson

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    Fortunately for them, the Senators rebounded to take the 2-1 series lead in overtime, but not without instilling doubt about this team's ability to hold leads. But at the same time I think we can do a much better job making sure that he doesn't get to play his game as much as he wants to. The event capped an exciting weekend of sports in the New England city that also included an National Basketball Association postseason game between the Boston Celtics and Chicago Bulls and a weekend home ...
  • Grizzlies coach Fizdale fined $30000 for refs tirade

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    Free throws were costly for the Grizzlies. (Free-throw rate is a team's free-throw attempts divided by its field-goal attempts.) Memphis had a free-throw rate of.280 (pretty good, 11th in the league) and an opponent free-throw rate of.341 (worst in the league) for a league-worst difference of -.061.
  • 49ers, Bears

    49ers, Bears "most antsy" to trade down in first round

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    Mitch Trubisky , Deshaun Watson and Patrick Mahomes all have their strengths but they all have glaring weaknesses as well . It's possible they both select a quarterback leaving the Bears a chance to add Myles Garrett . Or they can do what they've done so often in the past, and trade down. However, he's not good enough that a team should draft him above a generational talent like Garrett.
  • Brisbane Roar knock Wanderers out of A-League finals on penalties

    Brisbane Roar knock Wanderers out of A-League finals on penalties

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    Wanderers coach Tony Popovic said the turning point was the send off of Sotirio, robbing them of the fresh legs that could have changed the game. Aloisi indicated at a press conference on Thursday that he never got the chance to decide on Broich's future at the club before the German confirmed he would leave to continue his career elsewhere.
  • Tsonga loses opening match in Monte Carlo, Djokovic wins

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    Murray, who is returning after a spell out with a right elbow injury, looked rusty and struggled on his serve in a match lasting more than 2 ½ hours. Ramos-Vinolas will now lock horns with fifth-seeded Croatian Marin Cilic for a place in semi-finals. And there were first meetings for seeds scattered throughout the terraces of the attractive Monte-Carlo Country Club: No12 Roberto Bautista Agut against Diego Schwartzman; No14 Alexander Zverev against Feliciano Lopez; No13 Pablo Carreno ...
  • UEFA Disputes Pressure Claim On Dortmund, Monaco Clash

    UEFA Disputes Pressure Claim On Dortmund, Monaco Clash

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    Injured leading scorer Robert Lewandowski and worldwide defender Mats Hummels will sit out again at the weekend in a bid to be ready for the second leg, coach Carlo Ancelotti said. Uefa has come out to deny criticism regarding their decision to re-fix the match for the evening after the incident took place, with Dortmund player Sokratis Papastathopoulos suggesting that his side were treated like 'animals.' "It is an incomprehensible decision from UEFA, which put Dortmund under pressure".
  • Chelsea can bounce back according to Begovic

    Chelsea can bounce back according to Begovic

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    In fielding an unorthodox 3-5-2 system and charging two players with man-marking jobs, Mourinho showed his famed tactical acumen has not deserted him - and blew the Premier League title race wide open. "The satisfaction is for different reasons", Mourinho said. And the Blues looked less solid than usual at the back as United carved them open to take the lead in the seventh minute.
  • Heat defeat Cavaliers in overtime, keep playoff hopes alive

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    Some good news for the Pacers is that Cleveland has been struggling in the final two months of the regular season. James answered on the other end, however, tying the game with a baseline dunk. James scored easily over Teague, then got a similar mismatch on the next possession with Monta Ellis. It will be a high scoring series with both George and James putting up big numbers but in the end, Cleveland has too many playmakers and their depth will be too much for in to overcome.
  • NHL Playoffs 2017, Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Game 4

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    But the Blackhawks, winners of three Stanley Cup titles in the past seven years, now trail 0-3 for the first time since the 2011 quarterfinals. Columbus Blue Jackets' Sergei Bobrovsky , left, of Russian Federation, makes a save against Pittsburgh Penguins' Patric Hornqvist, bottom right, of Sweden, as Nick Bonino, top right, and Jack Johnson fight for position during the first perio.