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At the time , it was a feel good victory, the kind that can hurl a team through the playoffs into the NBA Championship. Isaiah Thomas got back to his usual scoring, putting up 33 points with seven assists in the win. L.A. shot for a high percentage and dominated the points in the paint while taking a 3-1 series lead. It is unclear what the fan said to provoke Thomas.
  • Valtteri Bottas wins his first Formula One Grand Prix

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    If you look past year it's all about starts, and if you lose a place in those, it's going to be a boring race. The event marked the second win of Mercedes AMG Petronas this season and the Finn's first win in his F1 career. Red Bull is working on a radical overhaul of its RB13 to help bring much needed downforce, having initially focused on producing a low-drag auto only to trail the top two teams in the opening races.
  • Infantino Hits Back With 'FIFA Bashing' and 'Fake News' Claim

    Infantino Hits Back With 'FIFA Bashing' and 'Fake News' Claim

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    The German FA president Reinhard Grindel has said their replacement with new chairmen was Infantino's decision, and there has been speculation that Infantino was angered by the ethics committee's preliminary investigation into him a year ago, which cleared him of wrongdoing.
  • Real Madrid not favourites against Juventus insists Zidane

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    This video shows the highlights from this game at the Vicente Calderon Stadium. Knowing they needed at least three goals to get back from their 3-0 first leg defeat, Atletico proposed a physical affair and Danilo and Stefan Savic were booked in the first five minutes.
  • Arsenal must maintain focus during final games, says Wenger

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    Mary's; Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud getting the goals to move Arsenal back fifth in the Premier League table. All Arsenal can do is keep winning and with four victories in their last five league matches they are enjoying their usual strong finish to the season.
  • Avery Bradley and the Celtics ruined a perfectly good Wizards watch party

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    John Wall led the Wizards with 21 points and Bradley Beal followed with 16, but neither were efficient enough to spark any kind of run from Washington . He shot 6-19 (31.5%) from the field and 2-7 (28.6%) from three-point range. The game of runs has not been in the Celtics favor very often during this tense series with the Wizards .
  • Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final

    Madrid eliminates Atletico, reaches Champions League final

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    It was on a Saturday afternoon in February 2015 that Atletico had one of its greatest victories over Madrid, a 4-0 rout in the Spanish league. 6 - Real Madrid have reached their 6th Champions League final, the joint-most with Milan and Juventus (1992/93 onwards).
  • Teams that improved the most after the 2017 NFL Draft

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    Selection time: Rounds 4-6, 5 minutes; Round 7, 4 minutes. While some choose to reserve judgment on a draft's implications until there is hard data to pull from, the dramatic swings of the NFL's three-day off-season centerpiece make it impossible to avoid the storylines that have just been laid down for the coming months.
  • All Blacks draw Springboks in 2019 Rugby World Cup pool

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    Host nation Japan are also in the group - Scotland beat them in the 2015 pool stage - with Europe 1, possibly Romania, and a play-off victor completing the picture. Cranes coach Robert Seguya thinks they can avoid relegation this term and try to hit the jackpot next year, becoming the fifth African country to play in the World Cup after South Africa (6), Namibia (5), Ivory Coast (1) and Zimbabwe (2).
  • Richard Panik signs two-year extension with Blackhawks

    Richard Panik signs two-year extension with Blackhawks

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    Panik showed he could play on the top line and scored 18 even-strength goals, fourth on the team, and general manager Stan Bowman applauded the Slovak forward's consistency throughout the season. Acquired in a trade with the Maple Leafs in the middle of the 2015-2016 season, Panik was one of the surprises for the Blackhawks this past season.