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The Boston Celtics have won six of their last nine road games. This time, after falling behind by 20 in the first quarter, the task was too tall. "We have to focus on playing good basketball", Stevens said on a conference call Friday. Morris finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds. The 89 points Boston scored in Game 3 was their worst offensive showing of the season against Washington .
  • NFL Draft: Who Made The Best Picks?

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    Do not expect these players to last long on draft day. What makes that so shocking is that the team traded the third-round pick it acquired from Chicago on Thursday to pick up even more draft capital. Not that it's a defining predictive measure necessarily: He wasn't drafted No. 2 overall, he wasn't a quarterback and his team didn't deplete their draft larder trading to get him, but Kyle Long had switched from defense to offense and had all of six starts coming out of OR and has been to the ...
  • Tyson Fury Open Letter Addressing The Turmoil In His Life

    Tyson Fury Open Letter Addressing The Turmoil In His Life

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    Joshua said there would be "no problem" if Klitschko wanted a rematch. "The Bellew fight, we see as, with the right result, will lead Joe into a fight with Joshua". "So a massive shout out to Wladimir Klitschko", said Joshua. "As I said, I'm not ideal but I'm trying and if you don't take part you're going to fail", said Joshua.
  • Diego Simeone not giving up on Champions League semi-final

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    Diego Simeone and Atletico Madrid will be sick of facing Real Madrid in the Champions League . But Madrid were in front three minutes later as Casemiro chopped a cross into the ground, and as it bounced up Ronaldo rose highest to head into the net.
  • Miguel Sano throws a punch in Twins-Tigers melee

    Miguel Sano throws a punch in Twins-Tigers melee

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    Kyle Gibson gets the nod for game 3 and is 0-2 with a 6.91 ERA and 9 strikeouts this season. Jorge Polanco went 1 for 5 with a double and 2 RBI, while Robbie Grossman and Jason Castro each added an RBI of their own, with Castro's coming in the form of a pinch-hit solo home run.
  • Danny Welbeck scores against Manchester United again, restores faith in football

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    After a slow start to the second period, Arsenal made the breakthrough in the 54th minute when a long-range strike from Xhaka took a big deflection off the back of Herrera and ended up in the top corner of the net. "I am very happy with my players". "Do you think I enjoy the fact a big club like Arsenal is not winning trophies?" I leave Highbury, they were crying.
  • City thrash Palace to go third

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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. "We don't score enough goals", the City manager said. "We know that it could come down to it, and that is why we were trying to score more goals until the last minute", De Bruyne added.
  • Alvaro Morata reveals Real Madrid frustration

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    Brazilian striker Neymar opened the scoring line in the 21st minute only to be levelled by Cedric Bakambu ten minutes later. "We have three finals left in La Liga, and one on Wednesday to make the final", he said. It was no surprise when they went three ahead after half-an hour, with Alvaro Morata running onto Danilo's cutback to crash home an unstoppable shot from the penalty spot.
  • Tuanzebe and Rooney start at Arsenal

    Tuanzebe and Rooney start at Arsenal

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    Second half goals from Granit Xhaka and a Danny Welbeck header sealed a satisfying win against the Old Trafford side who clearly have prioritised the UEFA Cup over the Premier League as the best way to qualify for next season's Champions League.
  • West Ham dent Spurs title bid with derby win

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    Mauricio Pochettino felt something was lacking from Tottenham's performance in Friday's 1-0 defeat at West Ham and admitted afterwards: "If you want to be a champion, these are games you have to win". Second half we started a little bit sloppy and we conceded a little bit more space. But for the second year in a row, the team's title bid has faltered in the closing weeks of the season.
  • Swansea climb out of drop zone

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    Frustrated by damaging draws in their previous two games, City got back on track and climbed to third in the table after a stylish display inspired by David Silva's return from injury at Eastlands. "Sometimes it is hard because everyone starts to have the holiday feeling because we are already seventh in the table, but then you need to take the motivation out of yourself", he said.