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Overall, the Patriots are set to play in five nationally-televised games during the regular season, including two at home. The Steelers weren't particularly competitive in the AFC championship game at New England. Also, two of the five Sunday night matchups in Weeks 5 through 9 can be flexed. Sunday, Oct. 22: Atlanta, 8:30 p.m. LA's mettle as a two-team National Football League town will be tested immediately, because 20 minutes after the Chargers-Dolphins game kicks off, the Rams ...
  • Cahill to miss semi-final after kidney stone treatment

    Cahill to miss semi-final after kidney stone treatment

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    Despite Spurs representing a major obstacle for Chelsea to overcome in their pursuit of the League and FA Cup titles this campaign Luiz is unable to contain his fondness of Tottenham , hailing them as the division's most physical outfit.
  • Ovechkin returns to game after apparent left leg injury

    Ovechkin returns to game after apparent left leg injury

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    The six-time scoring champion has missed a grand total of four games combined dating back to the start of the 2014-15 season, and that good fortune in the medical department has enabled him to churn out stellar numbers. "That's the beauty of the playoffs". "You saw him come back and how tough he is". "I just needed a little break", Ovechkin said. "I tried to get a piece of him, he tried to get out of the way".
  • Rashford's late victor sends Manchester United to Europa League semis

    Rashford's late victor sends Manchester United to Europa League semis

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    One moment which could have huge ramifications for United's Premier League campaign, though, was the 22nd-minute substitution of Rojo, who left the field on a stretcher in great pain, clutching his left knee. But you have to try to do everything to accelerate the process. There are no miracles. "You can not do miracles, so miracles I don't expect, but they have to try to do everything to accelerate the process".
  • M's have one more shot at Ichiro & Marlins for series win

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    Mariners starters have gone at least seven innings and allowed one run or fewer in three of the past four games. The Miami Marlins and Seattle Mariners meet Tuesday in Major League Baseball action at Safeco Field . Mariners: Servais hopes Segura (strained right hamstring) is ready to come off the 10-day DL at Oakland on Thursday. Wednesday, the first 20-thousand fans at the ballpark yesterday fans received a Ichiro double bobble-head.
  • Celtics Hit Trouble, Russell Westbrook Sets Record

    Celtics Hit Trouble, Russell Westbrook Sets Record

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    OKC was outscored by 15 when Westbrook was on the bench. While Westbrook has struggled to shoot, fellow MVP candidate and Rockets' point guard James Harden has excelled, shooting 42.2 percent. "The game will tell you what you need to do". Bulls beat top-seeded Celtics to take 2-0 series lead BOSTON - Jimmy Butler scored 22 points, Rajon Rondo finished one rebound shy of a triple-double and the Chicago Bulls beat the Boston Celtics 111-97 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their ...
  • James, Irving to sit out Cavs game at Miami

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    Off the court, the Cavs waived 6-foot-11 center Larry Sanders , who struggled while alternating between Cleveland and NBA Development League affiliate Canton, and signed 36-year-old veteran swingman Dahntay Jones and 7-3 center Walter "Edy" Tavares, a 25-year-old who didn't start playing basketball until he was 17.
  • Aaron Hernandez Found With Bible Verse 'John 3:26' Written On Forehead

    Aaron Hernandez Found With Bible Verse 'John 3:26' Written On Forehead

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    TMZ Sports additionally reported that Baez is threatening legal action if the medical examiner doesn't release the brain to Boston University as Hernandez's family requested. With concern over the impact that repeated blows to the head can cause National Football League players and brain examination only possible after death, the Hernandez family wanted his brain to be studied.
  • Williams the OT hero as Caps beat Leafs in Game 5

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    Babcock said he hasn't been overly concerned about his team's special teams play in the playoffs as a whole, but he probably should be. Luckily it did. "We got scored on early so we needed to bounce back". Depth was considered one of the Capitals' advantages, but Trotz shortening his bench bears watching.
  • Celtics to start Green over Johnson in Game 3

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    Thomas received an outpouring of support from his teammates and fans, including "M-V-P" chants from the Boston crowd in the first quarter of Game 1. . "I'm just trying to shoot it with confidence", said Lopez, who hit several midrange jumpers. He's averaging 26.0 points, 8.5 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.5 steals per game.