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The Celtics and Wizards are tied at two games each in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinals. The series now turns into a best of three with game five is set for Wednesday night at the TD Garden in Boston. He wants more foul calls as the series continues. Thomas was called for a technical foul in the fourth quarter, but the situation did not escalate. It's the first time in Thomas' playoff career that he has fallen short of 20 points in consecutive games.
  • Benzema: Madrid proved we're the best

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    Ronaldo's treble was his second against Atletico this season and second straight in the Champions League after hitting three past Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals. We played a fantastic first 30 minutes, had many chances for a second goal , but we did it in the second half. Whatever the tally from his 389 games, Ronaldo insisted the semi-final was far from over ahead of next Wednesday's second leg at the Vicente Calderon Stadium.
  • Ryon Healy crushes two-run walk-off shot for A's

    Ryon Healy crushes two-run walk-off shot for A's

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    After a shaky debut in Minnesota where he gave up two hits and plunked a batter in one-third inning of work, Wahl steadied himself with a scoreless inning Friday that included a couple of strikeouts, then ate up two innings Sunday to get the ball to Santiago Casilla for the ninth.
  • Thomas lobbies for calls with Celtics-Wizards series tied

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    And while it wasn't the reason for Boston losing Game 4 , it certainly played a role. In Game 3 , they managed to force 10 turnovers in the first half alone, with six coming through Marcus Smart. Thomas also led the league with 12.6 drives per game during the regular season and ranks second behind Houston's James Harden with 13.2 drives per game during the playoffs.
  • Vincent Kompany: Palace win a big step towards Champions League qualification

    Vincent Kompany: Palace win a big step towards Champions League qualification

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    David Silva returned to the City side on Saturday in the 5-0 victory Crystal Palace after missing the last two games through injury and put in a hugely influential performance. They made it very hard for us, they played very deep and we didn't create enough chances. "We have two more games at home. one more than Liverpool .
  • Fan banned from Fenway Park after using racial slur

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    It's an indictment on the ignorant people and intolerant people who utter these words, who say these things, and they need to be held accountable". Later that same evening, the team had another fan escorted out of Fenway Park after throwing a racial slur at another fan in the stands.
  • Turris' second effort lifts Senators to OT win vs. Rangers

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    Craig Anderson has let up 12 goals on 98 shots over the last three games he has played. Definitely we cant be like we were the last two times there to even think of getting the result we want. Vesey had the only helper. But before then, take a look at what some of the other media outlets are saying about the Rangers' big 4-1 triumph over the Senators on Thursday.
  • Pressure still on Caps, but spotlight is on Fleury in Game 6

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    That said, there was reason to be wary about the chance their beloved Washington club could mount a third-period comeback. But imagine for a second that your franchise has lost eight of nine series' against another team and hadn't gotten out of the second round of the playoffs since the new millennium.
  • Hopkins: Klitschko Should Return, But Not Face Joshua Again

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    A stake in BXR London, a new line of boutique boxing gyms and registered "Anthony Joshua" trademarks on everything from headphones to towels to tofu point to the 27-year-old's own eye for earning potential outside of the ring. AJ has WBA and IBF mandatory obligations, plus Klitschko could invoke a rematch clause for an immediate return fight. "The main thing I like about what I'm doing is there is some kid who's going to come up and be inspired about what we're achieving and go on to do ...
  • Aaron Hernandez was member of Bloods street gang

    Aaron Hernandez was member of Bloods street gang

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    Two months later in November, Hernandez was disciplined for "threatening to kill a corrections officer and his family". Aaron Hernandez blows a kiss to his daughter during jury deliberations in his double-murder trial. Still, he had faced tobacco-related offenses before, according to the disciplinary report. "In another part of the letter, he wrote in a parenthetical aside "(YOU'RE RICH)".
  • 'Everybody' has better health care than the US

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    Sanders, a self-described democratic socialist who ran for the Democratic presidential nomination previous year, also said the Senate should use the Australian system as a model while crafting an alternative to Republican healthcare legislation that Trump endorses.
  • Alex Steen returns for Blues; Craig Smith is back for Predators

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    Louis, Missouri. The Blues are aiming to be among that rare 10.3 percent of teams that survive and advance. Coach Mike Yeo said he'll cook up some line changes. Jaskin, along with fellow Czech Vladimir Sobotka and Patrik Berglund ended the game with the best possession numbers of any Blues line. Alexander Steen has been ailing throughout the playoffs, unable to practice, and was a late scratch before Friday, opening the door for Dmitrij Jaskin to make his first appearance in this ...