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Few debates in sports has become as heated as who should be this year's NBA Most Valuable Player so is it too late to just hold off voting and declare the victor of the Western Conference's most compelling first-round playoff series the victor? They swapped spectacular highlights during the regular season: Westbrook averaging a triple-double in carrying Oklahoma City after Kevin Durant's departure; Harden leading the league in assists for a high-octane Houston offense that shattered the ...
  • I 'won't let mum watch me' fight Klitschko, says Joshua

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    I'm going to defend Klitschko a bit, as he has developed a (quite deserved) reputation for being in some unexciting fights. Joshua expects a tough fight and saying it will be one of the defining fights of his career when he faces the Ukrainian in front of the largest British boxing crowd for almost 80 years.
  • Will Browns trade up over Bills to get Mitch Trubisky?

    Will Browns trade up over Bills to get Mitch Trubisky?

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    So the Cleveland Browns could potentially snag the No. 3 pick, should they manage to get Chicago to agree to something. A year ago in 2016 they selected Cody Kessler in the third round. It would also be a good move by the Chiefs to find a quarterback to groom for the 2018 season when Alex Smith's cap hit balloons to $20.6 million, and has the potential for $17 million in savings if Kansas City moves on.
  • Premier League Criticising Manchester United stars is common sense for Mourinho

    Premier League Criticising Manchester United stars is common sense for Mourinho

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    If you don't I ask you for more . "That is just common sense". And Mourinho, who signed a three-year deal when he was appointed as boss last summer, said he sees the club on an upward swing, even if United won't win the title this term. With midfielders Paul Pogba and Ander Herrera in doubt for this Thursday's Manchester Derby with respective muscular and ankle injuries, and with Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo both out for the rest of the season with ACL tears, United are in the midst ...
  • Mark Selby moves closer to quarter-finals in Sheffield

    Mark Selby moves closer to quarter-finals in Sheffield

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    But the 41-year-old hit back with a 63 to finally get on the scoreboard before the mid-session interval and took the next two after the restart with runs of 99 and 65 to level the match. Fu's 13-11 victory was full of drama as Robertson, a victor at the Crucible in 2010, missed on the black to take the contest to a deciding 25th frame.
  • UCL: Ronaldo Hits 100 Goals As Real Madrid Beat Bayern 2-1

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    It was a special day with a really important victory. "I'm very happy. I want to thank Real Madrid for the opportunity to build a wonderful career at this club, and to my teammates as well". The win put the defending champions on course to reach the semifinals for a seventh successive year. "We have an advantage and I hope the fans are with us and will help us because it'll be a tough battle".
  • Red Sox put on a power display to beat Orioles, 6-2

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    These two teams have had some serious battles in recent years, and it looks we could be in for some more in the coming days. "That's probably the most frustrating thing", Wright said. Cabrera had three hits but was hurt while stretching for a throw from third baseman Nicholas Castellanos to first on Brian Dozier's inning-ending grounder in the sixth.
  • Bruins lose in OT again; Senators grab series lead

    Bruins lose in OT again; Senators grab series lead

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    A similar destiny nearly felled the Senators in Game 2, with Craig Anderson's gaffe zapping all the momentum gained from Clarke MacArthur's momentous game-tying goal only 1:42 earlier. "It (Wednesday's game) is going to probably be the most intense game of the series so far". The Senators defeated the Bruins 4-3. Since then, he's slowly been working his way into the Bruins lineup, gaining ice time and developing into a depth piece for the Atlantic Division club.
  • Why I banned my mother from Klitschko fight - Anthony Joshua

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    He became heavyweight champion very early on into his career with a knockout of American Charles Martin and his promoter Eddie Hearn admits that the opportunity came earlier than expected. Showtime will televise live at 4:15 p.m. ET/1:15 p.m. PT from sold-out Wembley Stadium in London. Explaining how Sin City was no longer on his "tick list", Joshua had said: "It's like you have to go to America to get respected: no, not any more".
  • Clarke MacArthur lifts Ottawa Senators to series victory over Boston Bruins

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    It used up all of the Bs' momentum, giving Ottawa the chance to plow into the lead to start the second. Cassidy has been with the organization a long time, going on eight seasons, and has certainly paid his dues. However, upon his return, Anderson didn't look as if he'd missed a beat. When Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney was elevated from Assistant GM in May of 2015, he believed that the only way to make Boston a Stanley Cup contender was to bring up players from their American Hockey ...
  • Rockets defeat Thunder to claim series

    Rockets defeat Thunder to claim series

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    Williams made the last eight points in that stretch, making three free throws to start it and capping it with a 3-pointer from way behind the line. Not one of his teammates finished with more than 11 points. Harden made 16 of 17 free throw attempts. Elsewhere, Nene got the better of Steven Adams all series long and Beverley did a truly admirable job on Westbrook .
  • Palace boss Allardyce 'wouldn't swap Benteke for Kane'

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    Just two friends who are playing for the same team and who have the same goal, which is to get the three points at each game to make sure the team stays in the Premier League. He wasn't miserable or moaning about it. The Belgium worldwide refused to celebrated both of his goals, but he did have something in store which involved Sakho after the first strike.