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Spurs Special Forces is sort of a amusing version of The A Team with Gregg Popovich and Tim Duncan being the best characters, although Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker have their moments. But without their veteran floor general playing well - and definitely with him out of the lineup - I don't see how the Spurs can beat the Golden State Warriors, their likely opponent in the Western Conference Finals, or the Cleveland Cavaliers, a possible opponent in the NBA Finals.
  • Draymond Green un-ironically blasts Kelly Olynyk for being a dirty player

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    Of course, many people feel Green is not one to talk when it comes to playing dirty , given his history. Both teams feature matchups that present challenges to the Cavaliers, with Boston's feisty point guard Isiah Thomas among the league's best fourth quarter scorers, and Washington's backcourt duo of John Wall and Bradley Beal boasting blazing speed and quickness to the rim.
  • Spurs take trip down memory lane

    Spurs take trip down memory lane

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    It was Spurs' 24th win of the season and the last ever win at White Hart Lane. We are not going to say that matches are not important matches. The Lane has been graced by such Spurs greats as Jimmy Greaves , Steve Perryman and Glenn Hoddle and it was fitting that Kane, emblem of their exciting current side, should be their final goal-scorer there.
  • Nadal sets up meeting with Djokovic at Madrid Open

    Nadal sets up meeting with Djokovic at Madrid Open

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    On the women's side, third-seeded Simona Halep of Romania reached the semifinals by beating Coco Vandeweghe of the USA 6-1, 6-1 in less than an hour. In game 5 Nick held after 3 deuces, taking a 12-stroke rally to at least get his name on the scoreboard, but Nadal sealed the deal with another break in game 7, after a huge forehand error from Nick.
  • Don't Doubt We Can Beat Manchester United - Celta Vigo Star Issues Warning

    Don't Doubt We Can Beat Manchester United - Celta Vigo Star Issues Warning

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    They are now in fifth place four points behind city rivals Manchester City with three games left to play. You become cleverer, maybe look more and since my last red card, I think things have improved. "For Celta, in their words it's the most important match of their history". "I don't ever see United playing the way certain supporters want (with wingers providing width)", former Arsenal and England defender Nigel Winterburn told Sky Sports.
  • NFL Draft 2017: 12 potential Philadelphia Eagles targets on Day 3

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    You can't even fault the crowds for booing commissioner Roger Goodell, because, really, has he gone anywhere in recent years without being booed? But what about those for whom breathless analysis of the draft is a feature, and not a bug? "So I expect him to definitely reach his full potential because of his make-up".
  • Tom Brady shares his heartfelt Mother's Day message

    Tom Brady shares his heartfelt Mother's Day message

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    This marks Brady's first appearance on a video game cover since NFL Gameday 2003 . While Brady's 9-year-old enjoys playing as his father's team in the Patriots, Brady himself admitted he doesn't play as the Patriots in 'Madden '. I've been Green Bay because I like that (Packers) offense. I suppose first-hand experience has made Brady respect and admire the Seahawks defense.
  • Arsene Wenger ready to recall Hector Bellerin as wing-back against Stoke

    Arsene Wenger ready to recall Hector Bellerin as wing-back against Stoke

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    They were not at their best here but in truth they did not need to be - this was nothing like the 4-0 thrashing they dished out in the corresponding fixture last term. "He was walking properly". Wenger said previously that he had made up his mind about his future and would announce it in March or April, but no announcement has been forthcoming.
  • Cabrera Bello makes albatross at 16th

    Cabrera Bello makes albatross at 16th

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    Playing his second shot on the par-5 16th, Cabrera Bello had 181 yards to the hole after a massive 337-yard drive. After taking a drop from the lateral hazard, Cabrera Bello hit his 200-yard approach just shy of the green. Cabrera Bello, who began the day five shots off the lead, followed the albatross with a birdie on the 17th hole to get to 6-under, but his run came too late as he finished four shots behind victor Si Woo Kim.
  • Moustakas has HR, 4 RBIs, Royals finish sweep of Orioles

    Moustakas has HR, 4 RBIs, Royals finish sweep of Orioles

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    Because I'm not the pitcher that what my numbers are showing, so I have to go out there and compete and kind of get back to what I did previous year, when I was really going after guys and pounding the bottom half of the strike zone and really keeping guys off balance.