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When Mickelson stepped to the 10 tee on Thursday morning to begin his 24 Players, it marked the first time that Mickelson had seen the golf course this week. The 15-time PGA Tour victor won his last three starts prior to his return at the Wells Fargo Championship (Genesis Open, WGC-Mexico Championship, WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play).
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    Dirty player, man". "I don't know how he can call anybody dirty ", Thomas said. Thomas has managed just 13 and 19 points, respectively, over the last two games, while being held to 22 field goal attempts. Back in the 2015 playoffs, Olynyk was involved in the rebounding battle that left Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love with a season ending dislocated shoulder injury.
  • Pens, Caps gear up for Game 7

    Pens, Caps gear up for Game 7

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    Louis Blues to make their first conference finals appearance in franchise history. In addition to the on-site spotters, the league authorized a staff of concussion spotters in the player safety room in NY to remove a player for evaluation if visible signs under the protocol are present following a direct or indirect blow to the head.
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    The final change to the course was adding a lake between the sixth and seventh hole rather than the old spectator mound. (AP) - The Players Championship attracts the strongest and deepest field in golf. "Those two years could have been spread out over 15 and everything else is solid". THE debate has rumbled on for years about whether golf has room for a fifth Major, but in that time The Players Championship has unofficially assumed the title.
  • Hoiberg not expecting Rondo to be available for Game 6

    Hoiberg not expecting Rondo to be available for Game 6

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    Isaiah Thomas also scored 24 for the Celtics , the top seed in the East. Those were the kinds of games Boston lost last postseason in its first-round exit against the Atlanta Hawks and its sweep at the hands of the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2015.
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    The Wizards smothered Thomas who was just 5-for-13 shooting but created better with nine assists. The two teams meet in Game 6 in Washington on Friday night. NEED TO KNOW: Wizards forward Kelly Oubre Jr. can expect to get a cold reception from Boston's fans. The Celtics were up 33-21 after the first quarter and never looked back.
  • Chelsea stars enjoy rainy team walk ahead of West Brom tie

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    The French midfielder missed last Monday's win over Middlesbrough with a thigh injury, which was later revealed to be precautionary and he is set to feature as the Blues go searching for the victory they require to clinch the title. The last five managers to win the Premier League - Claudio Ranieri (Leicester), Jose Mourinho ( Chelsea ), Manuel Pellegrini (Manchester City), Alex Ferguson (Manchester United) and Roberto Mancini (City) - have only lasted at their clubs for one more season at the ...
  • National Hockey League playoffs 2017: Updated bracket after Ducks beat Oilers

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    But the Ducks killed the power play spanning the intermission and then gradually increased their push. Also, the Ducks only had possession 45% of the time during the game to their opponents 55% of the time . They did manage to pique our collective interests for about two minutes with Talbot on the bench as the clock ticked down, but they really didn't offer much.
  • North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

    North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

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    Calling the DPRK "an increasingly grave national security threat" to the United States, Coats said the DPRK had taken "initial steps" toward fielding a mobile intercontinental ballistic missile. On Iran, whose nuclear ambitions preoccupied Washington under President Barack Obama, Coats said the USA sees Tehran maintaining last year's agreement that contains its program in exchange for sanctions relief.
  • Spurs' Leonard (ankle) expects to play in Game 6

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    The veteran has undergone a successful surgery and the Spurs started rookie point guard Dejounte Murray in Parker's place. Leonard injured his left ankle when he inadvertently stepped on Rockets point guard James Harden's while chasing a loose ball.
  • Prosecutors to appeal ruling tossing Hernandez conviction

    Prosecutors to appeal ruling tossing Hernandez conviction

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    A judge on Tuesday erased a 2013 murder conviction against former National Football League star Aaron Hernandez , ruling that case law in MA has long established that defendants who die before their appeals are heard should have their convictions vacated.