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Enter Adams. After being sent to the line with 21s remaining, he coolly slotted the first, then deliberately missed the second, gathered the rebound and tossed it to Westbrook who drained a deep three to make it 108-107. The Oklahoma City Thunder are down 3-1 in their first-round series after Sunday's narrow home loss to the favored Houston Rockets, but it's hard to blame Russell Westbrook for that situation.
  • 'Cheater' Sharapova should be banned for life: Bouchard

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    But this is what I've done for so long. Maria Sharapova of Russian Federation wipes her face during her women's singles match against Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic during the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, June 1, 2015.
  • For Celtics' Thomas, game has become a sanctuary

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    A Bulls victory would force the series back to Boston for a decisive Game 7 on Sunday. Jose Calderon had 10 points and five assists, Taurean Prince had 11 points and seven rebounds and Kent Bazemore had 16 points and seven assists, giving the Hawks a dizzying balance that had the Wizards scrambling on defense.
  • Garrett a No. 1 pick? Sapp says 'No, no, no'

    Garrett a No. 1 pick? Sapp says 'No, no, no'

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    Sapp added that on game tapes Garrett "disappears" for stretches. I am upset but realize that I am powerless when false accusations are made and people try to convict you in the court of public opinion. This ain't even close". There are some plays where you kind of want to see a little bit more at the end of the play by Myles Garrett , but you're playing 80-90 snaps on defense now versus 50-60 years ago because of the up-tempo offenses.
  • Real Madrid win has revitalised Barcelona title bid, feels Luis Enrique

    Real Madrid win has revitalised Barcelona title bid, feels Luis Enrique

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    Basement club Osasuna have won only three games all season and will be relegated if they lose to Barca and Leganes beat Las Palmas, although Luis Enrique warned that his side have fared badly against weaker opposition this campaign. While Lionel Messi helped Barcelona to trounce Osasuna 7-1, Cristiano Ronaldo was rested by title rival Real Madrid in its 6-2 rout of Deportivo La Coruna in the Spanish league on Wednesday.
  • Regal Entertainment Group maintained as Buy By Wedbush

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    Dalton Greiner Hartman Maher & Co. raised its position in Regal Entertainment Group by 5.1% in the first quarter. For the past 5 years, the company's revenue has grown 0%, while the company's earnings per share has grown 0%. Shares of Regal Entertainment Group (NYSE:RGC) opened at 22.11 on Thursday. Currently, the stock carries a price to earnings ratio of 0, a price to book ratio of 0.99, and a price to sales ratio of 0.51.
  • Pakistan call off tour of Bangladesh

    Pakistan call off tour of Bangladesh

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    Shaharyar Khan, the PCB chief, who met representatives of the Bangladesh Cricket Board on the sidelines of the ICC meeting in Dubai, briefed them of Pakistan's decision. Although Bangladesh are open to play in a neutral venue, PCB are not keen on taking that option. Relations between the Pakistan and Bangladesh boards have been sour in the past.
  • Tottenham fans react on Twitter to Romeu display v Chelsea

    Tottenham fans react on Twitter to Romeu display v Chelsea

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    Blues head coach Conte said: "We passed a big step, a big psychological step after the defeat against United". Diego Costa nodded in and then scored a well-taken second to take his side seven points clear of second place Tottenham, who travel to in-form Crystal Palace on Wednesday.
  • Schimpf powers Padres to 8-5 comeback win over Diamondbacks

    Schimpf powers Padres to 8-5 comeback win over Diamondbacks

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    David Peralta homered and singled twice for the Diamondbacks , whose 9-2 start at home ties the best in club history. OUR PREDICTION: The Padres are now winless at 0-5 in their last five games in Arizona and are 2-7 in their last nine games overall.
  • I'm not interested in talking about Ibrahimovic future, says Jose Mourinho

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    Pep Guardiola insists he is a better manager now despite failing to win a trophy in his first season at Manchester City. "Now, before such an important surgery, I think it's a waste of time to speak about what's next", Mourinho added. The Spain worldwide was forced off after just 23 minutes of last Sunday's FA Cup semi-final loss to Arsenal with a hamstring injury, having been hit hard by tackle from Gabriel Paulista moments earlier.
  • NZ sprinters erase memories of Rio Olympic silver

    NZ sprinters erase memories of Rio Olympic silver

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    But in this battle I showed what it's like in David versus Goliath. You can get in the bunch, you can use wheels, you can use bigger gears, which tend to suit me. I wasn't exactly sure what was going on. "Unfortunately we have missed out on the gold but to come here and get silver, get a New Zealand record in the process and do three fantastic rides puts us in a really good place for the future", Kergozou said.