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The leader of the hosts John wall had a bad first half of the game, but thanks to the Bradley bill, " Washington " did not allow "Boston" to break away. "The last two years we were in the playoffs, we lost Game 6 here, and we just had a lot of heart". Those near-misses provide confidence, but also the lesson Game 5 hammered home: They can not afford lapses.
  • Jessica Andrade Giving Back To The Community

    Jessica Andrade Giving Back To The Community

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    That wasn't the case, though, once the fists - and feet - started flying, as Jedrzejczyk earned a unanimous decision win against the most durable, game 115-pound female fighter on UFC's roster. "Is that a good word?" "Jessica is such a tough opponent". I know there's probably no one at strawweight that is as strong as I am. Before long, Andrade slammed her to the canvas and attempted to unleash some ground-and-pound; however, Jedrzejczyk got back to her feet and they headed back to the ...
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    Edmonton - facing elimination at home - blew out the Ducks, 7-1, on Monday night behind three goals and two assists from Leon Draisaitl , who leads all Oilers in playoff scoring (6 goals, 10 assists ). "It was fun to see the city get behind us like they did". The Oilers only seemed to recover in the closing minute, creating two chances before returning to the dressing room.
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    Antonio Conte allowing himself to relax a little

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    The west Londoners will claim their fifth title in 12 seasons by taking all three points over a West Brom side who are only playing for position in mid-table. "We all know to play away against West Brom won't be easy but we're in a good moment". He is the second most fouled player in the league this season having been brought down 89 times as he attempts, on average, four dribbles-per-game.
  • What went wrong for James Harden in Game 6 against the Spurs?

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    Although the MVP award is based on regular-season production, Harden's shameful performance in Game 6 demonstrates that his true value is highly overrated. He didn't sink a shot until midway through the second quarter. Harden accepted some of the blame for the loss. On a Ringer podcast after Game 5, Simmons said "I really hope Harden had his bell rung, or something, because he was just [terrible]".
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    This starts and ends with Aldridge, who continually kept the Spurs in games and tempered the Rockets' runs by grabbing offensive boards and creating extra possessions. "Usually we get that in the first half". They would say Popovich should win every year. Known for their clean, meticulous style of play, the Spurs proved too much for the Rockets once again, putting on a route and winning the game 114-75.
  • Former Real Madrid defender: Zidane already a great coach

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    Real Madrid's mentor, Zinedine Zidane, once played for Juventus but later in 2001 joined Real. "He's still training indoors, with some discomfort", Zidane said. "I am delighted. I am the coach which means I am doing something right, but everyone in this squad is doing a phenomenal job". From his pin-point assists to Gonzalo Higuain in the first leg of the semi-final against AS Monaco to his goal in the second leg, he has been breathtaking.
  • Wizards Kelly Oubre Jr. Suspended for Game 4

    Wizards Kelly Oubre Jr. Suspended for Game 4

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    Wizards reserve Kelly Oubre Jr. was suspended one game , the National Basketball Association announced Saturday, "for charging and making forceful and unwarranted contact" with Celtics center Kelly Olynyk during the second quarter of Washington's 116-89 rout.
  • Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

    Carrick 'desperate' to win Europa League

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    PAUL POGBA trained with his Manchester United team-mates today ahead of the clash with Celta Vigo tomorrow. With a 1-0 lead from the first leg at Balaidos, United have one foot in the Europa League final. "So it was not a gamble, it was just a outcome of our situation, so we are in this situation now and we have to fight for it so let's see if tomorrow we can do it and if we can go to the final but it doesn't matter, no regrets".
  • Ricky Stenhouse uses late pass to win Geico 500

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    And it was in 2014 - the past year a Roush driver had won a race before Sunday - that Stenhouse embarrassingly failed to qualify at Talladega . In fact, the younger Stenhouse revealed after the race this wasn't the first time his dad went to extreme measures to congratulate his son after a race.
  • Frankie Edgar Hands Yair Rodriguez A One-Sided Beatdown At UFC 211

    Frankie Edgar Hands Yair Rodriguez A One-Sided Beatdown At UFC 211

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    Successful with one of his three takedown attempts, Edgar landed 39 of his 54 strike attempts, as opposed to 21 from Rodriguez. Edgar earns the TKO victory while reminding the world that he's still an elite featherweight as Rodriguez looks to regroup following his first loss in the UFC.