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Jordan's first points, a lob from Paul. Blake Griffin had 26 points, but only six in the second half. Thunder centre Steven Adams on Oklahoma City's performance: "We were just trash on the reads, on the pick-and-rolls". Being without Gobert is a big loss , but the Jazz were able to steal Game 1 without him, winning 97-95 on a last-second shot by Joe Johnson. Joe Johnson , whose floater at the buzzer gave them a two-point win in Game 1 , added 13 points off the bench.
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    It took just 15 seconds for the Sharks to break their 120-minute scoring drought, and the rout was on from there. After receiving just one point out of the Fab Five over the first three games of the series, Thornton, Couture, Brent Burns , Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski combined for five goals and 11 points in Game 4.
  • Gary Neville: How Manchester United can cope without Zlatan Ibrahimovic

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    However, Manchester United have followed in the footsteps of their city rivals by wearing the names of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo on their back during their warm-up against Burnley this afternoon. "On paper it looked like a tough run and it was always going to be, especially with the form Everton are in at their place and then Manchester United 22 unbeaten before today", he said .
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    We did not come even close to reaching the standard we have set over the years here. He failed to score when the Blackhawks were eliminated by St. "Any successes that we did experience this year are completely overshadowed by the abrupt ending to our season", Bowman continued. It's not close to good enough for anybody.
  • Sergio Garcia wins exciting breathtaking first epic

    Sergio Garcia wins exciting breathtaking first epic

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    The Spaniard, who five years ago said he was not good enough to win a major after falling out of contention after a poor third round at Augusta, beat Rose with a birdie at the first extra hole - the 18th - of a sudden-death playoff. STAT OF THE WEEK: For the sixth time in the last seven years, the Masters champion was a first-time major victor. Apart from Garcia, Cary Middlecoff is the only who has won both competitions, without going on to win multiple Masters titles.
  • Donald two shots behind Cauley at Harbour Town

    Donald two shots behind Cauley at Harbour Town

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    Former world number one Luke Donald, looking to break through at the RBC Heritage after many close calls, shot a six-under-par 65 that left him two shots off the lead after the opening round in SC on Thursday. On the 10th hole, however, he hit his drive left in the water, then landed his second tee shot along the water line where an alligator - perhaps miffed by the first water ball - stared down the Englishman known for his colorful outfits.
  • Thousands join global rallies for science

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    While the movement was started by scientists sceptical of the agenda of Mr Trump, the marches have quickly spread globally amid what people believe is growing scepticism from politicians and others on topics such as vaccinations, genetically modified organisms and evolution.
  • Boston's Matt Barnes ejected after pitch sails behind Manny Machado

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    Red Sox left hander Eduardo Rodriguez (1-1) retired the first nine batters he faced before allowing a walk to Craig Gentry to lead off the fourth. Trey Mancini and Jonathan Schoop hit back-to-back homers the first time they faced Boston knuckleballer Steven Wright earlier this season.
  • Durant questionable as Warriors aim for sweep of Blazers

    Durant questionable as Warriors aim for sweep of Blazers

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    Kerr said he is consulting with doctors. As Steph Curry pointed out after the game, the Warriors "have his back", and while everyone hopes to see him back on the bench as Golden State's redemption run continues, the primary concern is that he gets healthy again.
  • Gayle blasts his way to 10000 T20 runs

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    Gayle made the Lions pay as he brought up his fifty with a massive six over long on off Kaushik in the 10th over and then clobbered Smith for another six as RCB reached the 100-mark. It was their 122-run stand that set the tone for Bangalore's victory, although when Gayle was dismissed lbw by Basil Thampi in the 12th over, Travis Head kept up the relentless scoring with a 16-ball 30.
  • 5 things to know about Jackie Robinson Day

    5 things to know about Jackie Robinson Day

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    Brooklyn's Boys of Summer are deep into their autumn. In fact, Robinson stole home to help the Dodgers secure the win in the first game of the 1955 World Series. Thank you, Mr. Robinson , for your sacrifice and for your strength and dignity. Roberts makes it a point to check in with each of his players every day, helping them navigate emotional hurdles where he can.
  • Irish win shows All Blacks are human, says Lions boss Gatland

    Irish win shows All Blacks are human, says Lions boss Gatland

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    The Lions have not won a Test series against New Zealand since 1971 - and they have only beaten them six times in 113 years - but Hansen has no doubt about the challenge they will pose his players in June and July. Writing in the NZ Herald, Gregor Paul criticised the selection of Payne, New Zealand-born Ben Te'o and South African-born CJ Stander. Local media reported widely that Hartley had missed out and that Jamie George, his England understudy, would join Ireland's Rory Best and ...