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That makes five of the first 64 picks. The Green Bay Packers hold the first selection of the second round, by virtue of a Thursday night trade with the Cleveland Browns. But, they took a huge step in the right direction last night. Including streaming, this ranks as the fourth most-viewed Round 1 telecast on ESPN since the new primetime format began in 2010, and a seven percent increase over ESPN's audience for round 1 in 2016 (6,487,000).
  • Stumbling Man United lands in Europa final

    Stumbling Man United lands in Europa final

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    Last year's final venue in Basel, Switzerland, had a capacity of 35,000, with finalists Sevilla and Liverpool each being allocated just over 10,000 tickets. "So I have to play them but I have to play them mixed, in periods". However, despite a 25-match unbeaten run in the Premier League, their inconsistent form has left them sixth in the top flight with three games to play, while Thursday's draw was their 11th at home in all competitions this term - a sequence of results that has drawn ...
  • Gorka Izagirre wins stage eight amid drama for home riders

    Gorka Izagirre wins stage eight amid drama for home riders

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    That's when Izaguirre made his decisive attack. Visconti was probably the most risky rival for the stage victory in the front group. "I got an opportunity and I'm glad I didn't miss it". Jungels, who claimed the pink jersey after the fourth stage, crashed on a downhill section with 35 kilometers to go and bloodied his left knee. I just didn't pay attention and I hit the wheel of a team-mate but it was no problem.
  • Quad injury ends Parker's season

    Quad injury ends Parker's season

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    Besides the fact that Tony is our point guard, we are going to miss having him around, his experience, his big shots. "We had some opportunities with 50/50 balls that we didn't get", Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said. James Harden is averaging 28.4 points and 8.4 assists while Lou Williams is averaging 15.9 points and 3.4 rebounds. Leonard had been taking on more of the point-guard duties as of late, but he'll still need help from secondary creators like Manu Ginobili , Simmons and ...
  • Sidney Crosby shows National Hockey League needs to overhaul concussion protocol rules

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    Before the Penguins scored a pair of meaningless third-period goals, the Capitals had outscored Pittsburgh 8-0 going back to the third period of Game 5 . He did not practice Tuesday. Crosby played in Game 6 of a second-round matchup with the Washington Capitals on Monday and colliding head-first with the boards behind the Washington net in the first period.
  • McGirt, Hughes tied for lead at Players Championship

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    World No.3 Day, who won the Players by four shots past year, lamented a bad break at the par-3 13th that resulted in a double-bogey five, cruelling his Saturday fightback. He noted that shots hit on line to the green were finding their way into the water. It took him 10 shots to get through the 18th hole. "But I played a good front nine and shot even".
  • Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

    Sergio still buzzing over his Masters title ahead of Players

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    Making his first start since claiming a maiden major title at Augusta National, Garcia had been four over par for his first six holes at Sawgrass after four-putting the fifth, the same hole he six-putted in the third round past year. That afternoon, Akins ran into the young men, who by then had figured out who she was. I gave him the biggest bear hug. Akins is equally quick to call out Garcia if he is acting poorly.
  • Pressure is on Chelsea, says Spurs Vertonghen

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    Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger cut his interview short following his side's 2-0 defeat at White Hart Lane to Tottenham Hotspur. Arsenal is 17 points behind Tottenham in sixth place. We knew because we were watching but they were very focused. "We will have the chance to play before and if we are able to win at West Ham [on Friday].it will be a tough game and a hard game and if we are able to win we will see what happens".
  • Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

    Yankees put Chapman on DL with rotator cuff inflammation

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    This might explain Chapman's recent struggles. The Yankees also announced that they will recall utility player Rob Refsnyder from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre before Sunday's second game against the Astros, which is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.at the Stadium.
  • Kimi Raikkonen, Max Verstappen out in Turn 1 crash

    Kimi Raikkonen, Max Verstappen out in Turn 1 crash

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    However, Bottas had the inside line, and appeared to brake earlier than his rivals, allowing Verstappen and Raikkonen, who were also side by side, to swing around him around the outside. "I had a good start but still on the straight I got blocked once by Bottas, I had to lift a little bit and go to the left". "It all started when I got hit on my right-rear corner", said Raikkonen.
  • Holmes, Stanley lead Players after 54 holes, Garcia four back

    Holmes, Stanley lead Players after 54 holes, Garcia four back

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    At least he had company. Dustin Johnson sets his ball on three green during the final round of the Wells Fargo Championship golf tournament at Eagle Point Golf Club. A bogey on the 18th was the only blemish on Perez's scorecard and lifted him to within five shots of the lead shared by former Open champion Louis Oosthuizen and American Kyle Stanley.