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Now, facing elimination when they take on the Raptors tonight in Game 6 at the Bradley Center, the Bucks will have no choice. It wasn't just Game 6 where DDR stood out though. Malcolm Brogdon can not score only two points, like he did in Game 4. He made his mark - scoring in the paint, drawing fouls, patrolling the boards and generally aggravating Greg Monroe .
  • Why wasn't Sidney Crosby reviewed for a concussion after head-first crash?

    Why wasn't Sidney Crosby reviewed for a concussion after head-first crash?

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    Probably not for the Washington Capitals and Anaheim Ducks. Both Kuznetsov and Backstrom have four goals and three assists through six games. "I think our room is real strong". It's also the last time Washington advanced past the second round of the playoffs. Nicklas Backstrom, John Carlson and Burakovsky all struck in quick succession to fire Washington into a commanding 5-0 lead in the third period to all but guarantee victory.
  • Chelsea's Moses credits Conte for reviving his career

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    There has been a slight adjustment in Moses's role though with the 26-year-old playing mostly as a wing-back and the player concerned has no regrets about it, insisting that the continuous discussions his manager has had with him, telling him in detail about the demands of the role, has helped him become an improved player.
  • Spurs rule out Leonard for Game 6 vs. Rockets

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    The Rockets did outperform the Spurs in numerous overall game categories. Leonard was walking slowly but without a noticeable limp, as he arrived at the team's shootaround in Houston on Thursday morning. "You have to prepare for this team a different way". They are going to run and gun and shoot three-pointers. Trevor Ariza led Houston with 20 points on a night when MVP hopeful Harden capped his stellar season by tying a season low with 10 points on 2-of-11 shooting before fouling out ...
  • India Names 15-Member Squad for Champions Trophy

    India Names 15-Member Squad for Champions Trophy

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    But the BCCI, the world's wealthiest cricket board, held a special general meeting on Sunday where members unanimously made a decision to take part in the Champions Trophy. "I have some good memories of the tournament and I had a great one the last time we played there". Ajinkya Rahane has been included in the team as a backup opener to replace Rohit or Shikhar if either of them gets injured during the tournament.
  • Matt Harvey Reportedly Files Grievance Against The Mets

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    Collins held a closed-door meeting with his team before Sunday's game to talk about the penalty. "We're going to keep it in-house", said Collins at this morning's press conference, before adding, "Sometimes, you have to make tough decisions, and this is one of them".
  • Tom Brady the latest star on Madden game cover

    Tom Brady the latest star on Madden game cover

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    Last year, Gronkowski suffered a rib/lung injury in the middle of the season and then suffered a herniated disc which required season-ending surgery. It's a Madden game so you have to see the generic run into the stadium, the crowd cheering your name, cool voiceover guy talking in the background, followed by highlights of playmakers, etc.
  • Henry Cejudo injured; fight with Sergio Pettis cancelled at UFC 211

    Henry Cejudo injured; fight with Sergio Pettis cancelled at UFC 211

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    In a statement Cejudo sent MMA Fighting , the 30 year-old reported he injured his hand sparring a couple of weeks ago, but that x-rays indicated the hand was not broken. 2 flyweight ranking. There's no word yet on how long Cejudo is expected to be out of action, a replacement fighter will not be chosen for Pettis to fight.
  • Napoli's 2nd homer ends Rangers' 5-2 victory over Padres

    Napoli's 2nd homer ends Rangers' 5-2 victory over Padres

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    He sent a monstrous home run into the left-field seats of Padres closer Brandon Maurer, his seventh homer of the year, to send the Rangers to a 5-2 win. A Royals 6, Rays 0: Jason Vargas went seven scoreless innings and Salvador Perez had a two-run double during a five-run eighth as Kansas City Royals won at Tampa Bay.
  • Dodgers pitcher Kenta Maeda on DL with sore hamstring

    Dodgers pitcher Kenta Maeda on DL with sore hamstring

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    Eibner has gone 1-for-5 in three games this season with the Dodgers. Urias pitched a career-high 6 1/3 innings, allowing a run, one hit and two walks with five strikeouts. The 25-year-old had surgery Monday for what is believed to be testicular cancer. I think most people would be devastated. "It's one way that we can let him know we're thinking about him all the time".
  • National Hockey League: the Rangers have established parity in the series with "Ottawa"

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    They got off to a fast start paced by Mats Zuccarello's goal 5½ minutes into the game. "Had their fans and the momentum". "So we've got to focus right now on the next game and what we need to do right". Newsdays' writer Arthur Staple did a piece on the Rangers' fourth line, which now includes Glass, Oscar Lindberg and Michael Grabner. The picture is looking pretty grim for the Ottawa Senators this morning.