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When the Rangers return for training camp in September, the core group that reached three conference finals in four years, including a run to the Stanley Cup Final in 2014 before a first-round exit to eventual champion Pittsburgh a year ago and now Ottawa in the second round, is certain to have undergone some changes.
  • Capitals on the brink of disaster

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    Let's discuss rather how the Penguins can still win this series and advance to their second straight Eastern Conference Final. How long it takes to get back into the lineup, who knows, and I would certainly temper any exact expectations but skating today certainly is better than not skating today.
  • Canada's unemployment rate falls to 6.5 per cent, lowest in years

    Canada's unemployment rate falls to 6.5 per cent, lowest in years

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    The U.S. economy expanded by 0.7 percent in the first quarter of 2017. "The fact that we are still quite a way away from [the Fed's target of] three percent wage growth means that there is no real pressure on the Fed to accelerate the pace of interest rate hikes", he added.
  • Everton skipper Jagielka uncertain about his future at club

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    Everton will definitely finish 7th in this season's Premier League. And, speaking on Thursday, Toffees manager Koeman said: 'We need an answer before next week. "We have already tried to get players in for next season in the front positions". Based on this season, coming after a fine term last time out, it's not going to happen at Everton , so a fresh start - Tottenham perhaps given Mauricio Pochettino's record of giving young English players a chance, or Arsenal where Arsene Wenger ...
  • Celtics to interview potential No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz. As they should

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    Either the National Basketball Association did not grant the Magic's request or, as has been rumored but unconfirmed, Fultz decided not to interview with the Magic. And his explosiveness into the lane would be a fascinating complement to Russell's craftiness and Ingram's length. De'Aaron Fox is going but he's going to stand there and watch but he won't do anything.
  • West Brom's Chris Brunt says Chelsea face tough test at The Hawthorns

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    Conte, whose side have led the table since November in his first season in charge, has been counting down the points, repeating each week like a mantra the number needed to get over the line. "West Brom are a really good team, a physical team, and we must pay great attention". We have the possibility to win the title without the wait for the Tottenham result.
  • Bradley scores 29, Celtics power past Wizards, 123-101

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    Coming off a pair of demoralizing losses at the Washington Wizards , the Celtics were in need of some energy to begin Game 5 on Wednesday night. He took just four shots in the first half, but he had six assists. Boston trailed by 13 after the first quarter in game two and went on a late run to tie the game in the fourth quarter courtesy of baskets by Isaiah Thomas and Terry Rozier .
  • Chelsea's Moses credits Conte for reviving his career with wing back switch

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    Victor Moses has said he is becoming a better wing-back with every game and thanked coach Antonio Conte for believing he was good enough to play regularly at Chelsea . In public, Conte won't be thinking further ahead than his team's trip to The Hawthorns but a coach as thorough and hard-working as the Italian will surely have one eye on the offseason and beyond.
  • NFL Draft: Best Players Remaining for Day 2 Include Some Big Names

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    These are my three winners and three losers from April 27's first round. For months, Garrett was projected to be the top pick in this year's draft, and while the Browns were considering all options at No. That ties Florida (1983-1991) for the second-longest streak. He was followed by wide receiver Mike Williams as the first pick of the Los Angeles Chargers, then running back-kick returner Christian McCaffrey went to Carolina.
  • Is the Premier League boring? Phil Neville certainly thinks so

    Is the Premier League boring? Phil Neville certainly thinks so

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    They will also be champions if Spurs lose against United. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he sees no honour or prestige in finishing in the top four of the Premier League. "To be honest, he usually got the better of me during our battles". A draw would secure safety for PALACE , as well as WATFORD and BURNLEY , who would be out of reach of Hull but leave the Tigers on the brink - by virtue of their inferior goal difference - were Swansea to triumph.
  • Indian team announced for next months Champions Trophy

    Indian team announced for next months Champions Trophy

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    The 15 member squad has been announced by the BCCI (Board of Control For Cricket in India) today. MS Dhoni was the only wicketkeeper in the squad , with Rishabh Pant and Dinesh Karthik among a list of stand by players. Rohit has not played global cricket since October a year ago as he underwent an operation after injuring his thigh. "That shows he is fit and not like others who are getting rehabilitated after surgery", Prasad said.