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Tottenham , who are four points behind Chelsea in the Premier League after a brilliant run of seven successive wins, dominated at times but their hopes of a first FA Cup final since 1991 were sunk late on by two moments of magic. "I feel proud because to fight in that level against Chelsea is fantastic". They are fighting us for the title. "If something happens to David Luiz, for sure the player with the right characteristics to play in this position is John".
  • Sale stifles Rays for first win with Red Sox

    Sale stifles Rays for first win with Red Sox

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    Coming up early on Monday, the Tampa Bay Rays and the Boston Red Sox will be finishing up their Major League Baseball series. Obviously, I had a rough outing my last time . Both runs were unearned because Hernandez, Boston's third baseman, dropped a foul popup by Kevin Kiermaier , who then singled. Ramirez got a run back in the Boston first on his two-out, opposite field RBI single.
  • Chelsea have to put the shackles on Alli to reach final: Lampard

    Chelsea have to put the shackles on Alli to reach final: Lampard

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    It means Chelsea are in a position to claim their fifth FA Cup trophy of the Roman Abramovich era. The bookmakers can't split the teams with Chelsea 6/4, Spurs 7/4 and the draw 13/5. Conte refused to be drawn on speculation linking Spain striker Diego Costa with a move to the Chinese Super League, insisting his focus was on helping Chelsea to a league and cup double for the first time since 2009-2010.
  • Fan compilation shows Russell Westbrook missing his open teammates against Houston

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    Westbrook, who set an NBA-record with 42 triple-doubles in the regular season, added his sixth career playoff-triple-double in Oklahoma City's 115-111 loss Wednesday. For me, in the context of this seven-game series between the Thunder and Rockets, Game 2 proved that no matter which way Russ plays, it won't be enough to lift Oklahoma City unless somebody else steps up when Westbrook sits.
  • Browns still considering Mitchell Trubisky first overall

    Browns still considering Mitchell Trubisky first overall

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    Browns Executive Vice President of Football Operations Sashi Brown proved last year he is willing to wheel and deal, as he proved eight days before the draft last year when he traded the second pick in 2016 to the Eagles in a trade that will still be paying dividends in the 2018 draft.
  • Phaneuf scores as Senators tie series

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    When the game ended, Bruins fans, irate over the penalty call, littered the ice with debris. Whatever was ailing the Blackhawks' scorers in Game 1 made a decision to linger for the second meeting, as Chicago was once again shockingly shut out by the Predators at United Center.
  • National Hockey League playoffs: Defending Cup champions win opener with Fleury in goal

    National Hockey League playoffs: Defending Cup champions win opener with Fleury in goal

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    In those 27 games, he delivered 46 hits, 24 blocked shots, 36 shots on goal, two goals and six points. In how many games? "We feel we've been playing that way for a while now and I'm sure they feel the same". The Canadiens fired coach Michel Therrien during the season and brought back Julien for his second stint with Montreal. After all, when your team is so good at producing, which line is the top line? "Every year it's tough to make the playoffs so when you have that opportunity, you want ...
  • Borussia Dortmund bombing was attempted market manipulation

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    The 28-year-old suspect was arrested by the German GSG 9 elite counter-terrorist unit on Friday morning, near the university town of Tubingen, the Federal Prosecutor's Office (GBA) confirmed in a statement . Speaking at a news conference later on Friday, GBA spokesperson Frauke Koehler said that searches had taken place in four different cities, though investigators had found no evidence that the suspect had an accomplice.
  • Leafs' Zaitsev to make playoff debut in Game 3 vs. Capitals

    Leafs' Zaitsev to make playoff debut in Game 3 vs. Capitals

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    After splitting two decisions following 157 spirited minutes of hockey, the Capitals look to gain the upper hand as the first-round series shifts to Toronto for Game 3 on Monday. The Capitals got the early jump as they scored twice in the first five minutes with both goals coming from their vaunted top line of Ovechkin, Backstrom and T.J.
  • Jose Mourinho on why Ibrahimovic and Rojo got injured

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    Defensively, the Red Devils are particularly threadbare, with Chris Smalling and Phil Jones also out of action. Yet Mourinho said: "We have Daley Blind, and it is time for Jones and Smalling to be fearless, to risk, because for the team you have the do everything".
  • Goaltending intrigue arises for Game 4 of Ducks-Flames playoff series

    Goaltending intrigue arises for Game 4 of Ducks-Flames playoff series

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    CALGARY, Alberta (AP ) - Corey Perry came through with another big goal for the Anaheim Ducks to cap their big comeback. Yeah, that was a little lucky. The Flames started stronger, were more disciplined and sharper in the faceoff circle than they were in a pair of 3-2 losses to open the series in Anaheim.