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The NBA on Saturday announced Oubre's suspension without pay for "charging and making forceful and unwarranted contact". Game 4 is this evening in Washington . For one game, at least, the Washington Wizards were able to match and even exceed the Celtics' aggressiveness. Indeed, the media should give these teams the attention they fully deserve moving forward, because what they have here is a pulsating rivalry not seen since the gritty and glorified era of 90s basketball.
  • Alvaro Morata reveals what Diego Simeone said to him during CL semi

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    And Saul Niguez's victor 21 minutes from time ensured they now need just one more point from their final two games to guarantee third place in La Liga ahead of Sevilla and avoid a Champions League qualifier in August. The 24-year-old is expected to leave Los Blancos in the summer having struggled to establish himself as a regular starter under coach Zinedine Zidane.
  • Wilfred Ndidi sets Leicester's sights on top-half finish after beating Watford

    Wilfred Ndidi sets Leicester's sights on top-half finish after beating Watford

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    Find out by following our live matchcast. Goals from Wilfred Ndidi, Riyad Mahrez and Marc Albrighton provided Shakespeare with membership into an exclusive club. " The result was always going to be important, there hasn't been any points target and we just want to finish as high as possible ". "We knew it would be more hard this year than last year".
  • Oklahoma City Thunder Rally to Defeat Houston Rockets

    Oklahoma City Thunder Rally to Defeat Houston Rockets

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    I don't have a cast, I don't have other guys. "That was the case tonight". Westbrook had 14 points, 8 assists and 7 rebounds at the break, and he had more offensive help than in the previous two games. The game was tied with 5:20 left, but three Lou Williams free throws (three free throws became a theme in this game) brought Houston ahead of the game for good.
  • Manchester United fans are expecting big things from their team today

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    Actions speak louder than words, and today's 2-0 defeat at Arsenal is a result that says a lot. "We didn't deserve to lose". I left Emirates and they were crying. "We want to try to win the Europa League". Today they had their scarves out and they were singing. "We still have a chance mathematically of the top four - and we need some help from teams around us".
  • EPL: Swansea the big winner as relegation fight heats up

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    Swansea City are 1/5 to stay up in the Premier League this season. Four consecutive home wins had put Hull's fate firmly in their own hands but, given the chance to pull five points clear of third-from-bottom Swansea City, they suffered an attack of the jitters that could prove fatal.
  • Swansea beats Everton 1-0, out of EPL relegation zone

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    Swansea , who have 35 points, face bottom-of-the-table Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion in their final two games while Hull , on 34 points, play Crystal Palace and finish with a hard game against Tottenham Hotspur . Swansea snapped a three-game losing streak by beating Stoke City 2-0 on April 22 and followed that up by snatching an unlikely draw at fifth-placed Manchester United in their last league outing.
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire after 2017 NASCAR season

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    Both were selected to NASCARS's list of 50 best drivers. The news was the latest blow to the stock auto series, which lost two other popular drivers in Gordon and Tony Stewart to retirement the past two years. In 2001 his father, Dale Earnhardt Sr ., was killed in a crash at the Daytona 500. "I want to be part of the future of this sport for many, many years to come", he said at his retirement press conference .
  • Canelo To Fight GGG Come September

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    It was all Canelo, all the time. Or offense, for that matter. Chavez Jr. entered the fight with a reputation for being an underachiever, having not fought a boxer of real significance since 2012. LAS VEGAS - The biggest fight in boxing is on, and fans do not have to wait five years for it, like they did for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao to finally meet.
  • Opponents Lining Up for Always Dreaming at Preakness

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    Always Dreaming won the 143rd Kentucky Derby, pulling away in the final straight on a sloppy track at Churchill Downs in Louisville to claim the first jewel in USA flat racing's Triple Crown. Classic Empire finished fourth. Always Dreaming is a gorgeous chestnut shade of brown with a black tale and mane. "This is the greatest feeling", said Florida Panthers owner Vincent Viola, who co-owns the horse with lifelong friend Anthony Bonomo.
  • Man City thrash Palace 5-0

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    It makes a difference because we have three games in a mini-competition to see if we are going to play in the Champions League next season so it's a good start. The 31-year-old centre-back has now completed 90 minutes in five of City's past six Premier League games - equalling his best run since last season, when an injury ravaged campaign ended with him limping out of the Champions League semi-final loss to Real Madrid and requiring groin and thigh surgery.