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Said team-mate Markieff Morris: "It's Boston, man". Their attention to detail had all kinds of unforeseen benefits. Washington should win Game 6, and goodness only knows how a Game 7 in Boston would play out. What I'm trying to do is just give other guys space, space for others and also be a good screen setter". "A lot of people are going to be booing me tonight", said a beaming Oubre during Washington's pre-game shootaround, according to Candace Buckner of The Washington Post .
  • Manchester United Look To Go 3rd With Win Over Swansea: EPL Review

    Manchester United Look To Go 3rd With Win Over Swansea: EPL Review

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    His display in the win over Crystal Palace in last season's FA Cup final was not one of the highest quality, but the fight and desire he had in abundance when he was 16 appeared to be back. Michael Carrick believes that Manchester United's lengthy injury list, combined with a tricky and congested fixture schedule, is "no excuse" to do badly.
  • Philadelphia Comes Together for NFL Draft

    Philadelphia Comes Together for NFL Draft

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    Select teams will also live stream local pick announcements on their websites and social media. At the moment, the Beavers have already had two players sign deals, as Victor Bolden Jr.is headed to San Francisco, while Dustin Stanton has inked a deal with Cincinnati.
  • Sidney Crosby showed 'zero' concussion sign after fall

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    Oshie, who opened the scoring with a first-period power-play goal. The Washington Capitals hope to win their third straight game and get over that playoff hump by getting to the Eastern Conference Finals. Dr. Nelilank Jha, a Toronto based neurosurgeon who has consulted with the National Hockey League, believes player input is important. This time Crosby was even slower to get back up and to the bench.
  • Spurs roll over Rockets to advance with game 6 win

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    LaMarcus Aldridge led the way for the Spurs with 34 points and 12 rebounds, while Jonathan Simmons posted 18 points in the first post-season start of his career. Lose Tony Parker in Game 2? San Antonio was up by 23 after the third quarter and scored the first seven points of the fourth to make it 94-64 and send numerous home fans streaming to the exits.
  • Kawhi Leonard is questionable for Spurs-Rockets Game 6 with ankle injury

    Kawhi Leonard is questionable for Spurs-Rockets Game 6 with ankle injury

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    It's easy to look at the stats and pick out a few numbers that help explain why San Antonio won. Ginobili says he doesn't even want to think about the idea of not having Leonard out there on the floor in a closeout game. The result was not kind to the team, or its fans. The Spurs are already without starting point guard Tony Parker, who suffered a ruptured quad in Game 2 of this series.
  • Kawhi Leonard OUT For Game 6

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    The San Antonio Spurs are a victory away from eliminating the Houston Rockets and advancing to the Western Conference finals for the first time since winning the National Basketball Association title in 2014. Harden wasn't the only Rocket who seemed spent late on a night when Houston used just seven players. Spurs at Rockets , Spurs lead series 3-2.
  • IPL 2017 Match Preview: Delhi Daredevils V/s Rising Pune Supergiant

    IPL 2017 Match Preview: Delhi Daredevils V/s Rising Pune Supergiant

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    Unadkat has so far taken 17 wickets at an average of 14 while Supergiant's leading wicket-taker has been leggie Imran Tahir, who has picked up 18 wickets at 20.50. Amit Mishra knocked off the winning runs with two balls in hand. Captain Zaheer Khan too was a happy man. Who will prevail in the contest between youth and experience? Riding on Samson's 102, DD scored 205-4 batting first and then bundled out the hosts for 108 to win by a massive 97 runs.
  • Game 6 Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets

    Game 6 Preview: San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets

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    The victor of the best-of-seven Western Conference semi-final series will play the Golden State Warriors for a place in the NBA Finals. The victor of the series will play the Golden State Warriors for a place in the NBA Finals. It's a game of playing well. Dekker had six points. Game 6 will be played on Thursday at 8pm ET on ESPN . Mentor " San Antonio " Gregg Popovich instead of Leonard in the starting five included Jonathan Simmons and moved the focus to Lamarcus Aldridge who was to ...
  • Fiancee: Aaron Hernandez thought he was going to be freed

    Fiancee: Aaron Hernandez thought he was going to be freed

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    Prosecutors have argued that dismissing Hernandez's murder conviction would reward his "conscious, deliberate and voluntary" act of taking his own life. Hernandez also had put shampoo on the floor to make it slippery, the report states. But he had scored a legal victory several days before his suicide, when he was acquitted of the double murder of two men in Boston's South End in 2012.
  • Harden Missing; Leonard-less Spurs Rout Rockets, Win Series 4-2

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    Leonard says he attempt to play on that injured ankle in Game 6, but Houston is wondering if its best player can hold up over the 40-plus minutes you know he will play with the season on the line. "I don't know", he said. Harden finished with 10 points on two-of-11 shooting with seven assists and six turnovers. Harden's baffling performance in front of a Houston crowd of 18,050 at the Toyota Center arena was nearly as big a stunner as the Spurs' winning a National Basketball Association ...
  • Guardiola on the attack despite City rout

    Guardiola on the attack despite City rout

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    Had City been at this level throughout Guardiola's first year in charge, led well at the back by the formidable Vincent Kompany and scoring four unanswered goals in a rampant second period, they would have been challenging for the title rather than scrapping for the Champions League slots.