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After battling back from injury, the 25-year-old started 19 games for the Bulls over a 25-game stretch in the middle of the season and had some strong performances. Thomas returned home to Tacoma, Washington, on Wednesday morning and was expected to rejoin the team Thursday night. They have the pieces to do it, but the door has now opened for the Celtics to get back into this series and avoid a historic upset.
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    Zlatan Ibrahimovic injured his knee in Manchester United's Europa League quarterfinal win over Anderlecht on Thursday and the early prognosis is not good. Anderlecht manager Rene Weiler plays down his side's chances of pulling off an upset against Manchester United , instead claiming that they must remain "realistic".
  • Packers schedule 2017: Green Bay draws three NFC heavyweight fights early

    Packers schedule 2017: Green Bay draws three NFC heavyweight fights early

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    The Falcons will later host the Saints on Thursday Night Football, travel to Tampa and Seattle for Monday Night tilts and, in a rematch of Super Bowl LI, take on New England in Foxboro, Mass. Not surprisingly for a Super Bowl participant, it features five primetime games, including three Sunday Night Football appearances. The home game against the Buccaneers is a trap game wedged between the three AFC North matchups, and the season ends just like it did in 2016.
  • 10 bold predictions one week before the NFL Draft

    10 bold predictions one week before the NFL Draft

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    We just don't think that is a good way to do business over time. As the NFL draft nears, the only team really left in the mix to potentially trade for him is the Browns, but by the way Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown spoke Wednesday, it doesn't seem like it is going to happen.
  • Donald Trump, Patriots blast New York Times over White House photos

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    Later on Wednesday, the Times tweeted photos of the of Patriots at the White House celebrating their Super Bowl victory in 2015 vs. 2017. On Thursday, Trump pointed out the mistake on Twitter, saying the Times "got caught in a big lie". We had people today who were attending funerals, who were sick. But the emphasis on something as trivial as the number of players in the photo and the error of the Times' commentary actually nullified the voices of running back LeGarrette Blount, defensive ...
  • Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

    Australia unveils major changes to citizenship process

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    Echoing US President Donald Trump's crackdown, Turnbull said the new regime "will be manifestly, rigorously, resolutely conducted in the national interest to put Australians and Australian jobs first". Unveiling the changes, Turnbull stressed that Australian citizenship was a "privilege" that should be "cherished". "Our country shouldn't be embarrassed to say we want great people to call Australia home".
  • Murray denies top ranking pressure after Monte Carlo exit

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    Murray looked bound for the last eight when he won the first four games of the deciding set, but the three-time grand slam champion was left stunned by a defiant Ramos-Vinolas. Defending champion Nadal, chasing a 10th title at the tournament, will face Argentina s Diego Schwartzman, who beat German qualifier Jan-Lennard Struff 6-3, 6-0.
  • Madison Bumgarner lands on DL after dirt bike accident

    Madison Bumgarner lands on DL after dirt bike accident

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    The Giants said Bumgarner is out of the hospital and resting at the team hotel. The Giants have scored just two runs in his past three starts. The injury could be long-term, with Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reporting Bumgarner is expected to miss 6-8 weeks .
  • Mourinho Praises Two Man Utd Stars After Narrow Win

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    Ibrahimovic's knee problem was particularly nasty but did free up Rashford to play down the middle for the rest of the game, where he had a much bigger impact on proceedings. Marcus Rashford scored United s extra-time victor against Anderlecht and looks set to deputise up front for top scorer Ibrahimovic, who is still to commit himself to United beyond the end of the season.
  • Khris Middleton regains shooting stroke in Bucks' Game 2 loss

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    He's human, everybody has a night like that. "You just can't panic every time a guy has a tough night", he continued. DeMar DeRozan had 23 points, Serge Ibaka added 13 of his 16 points in the second half and Jonas Valanciunas had 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Raptors , who improved to 5-1 when playing Game 2 of a playoff series on their home court.
  • Ibrahimovic, Rojo injuries look bad - Mourinho

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    Rooney is another attacking option after returning to the bench against Anderlecht following ankle issues, with Mourinho backing his captain to have a big influence in the closing weeks of the campaign. United are waiting to find out the full extent of the knee injury Ibrahimovic sustained at Old Trafford on Thursday night amid fears his season could be over.
  • Bayern Munich Furious with the Referee: We Were Robbed

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    Today we faced a magnificent team and the fine margins are what saw us reach the semi-finals. Bayern has now been eliminated in four straight seasons by Spanish sides. The average wage was 30 years and 116 days. "Thanks, ref - bravooooo" winger Franck Ribery wrote on Twitter. So when Keano does come out with some positive feedback on a player, you'd better believe that he's deserving of it.