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The fallout from Warriors center Zaza Pachulia's aggressive closeout on Spurs star Kawhi Leonard, resulting in Leonard landing on Pachulia's foot and aggravating a sprained ankle, continued Monday, with San Antonio coach Gregg Popovich going on the offensive and the Warriors barely bothering to respond.
  • Sens steal opener on Ryan OT winner

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    Both the Blue Jackets and the Capitals rely on a fast, offensive-focused game, where the Penguins were able to rely on desperate defense and the occasional offensive breakout. On the Pittsburgh goal it was defenceman Ron Hainsey , of all people, who sliced through the trap and gained the zone in the third period; Chris Kunitz got to a puck on the board and spun a shot; Malkin deflected it between Craig Anderson's pads with 5:35 left.
  • Thomas misses Celtics practice for dentist visit

    Thomas misses Celtics practice for dentist visit

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    Three-point shooting was the difference maker in this contest with the Celtics red-hot from beyond the arc. The Celtics star says his sister, who died in a auto crash two weeks ago, helped him as he scored 53 points against the Wizards.
  • North Korea missile launch tests Trump's China outreach

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    That is a higher altitude and longer flight time than any other missile the country has test-launched, according to several South Korean analysts reached by The Associated Press. The United States sees China as key, U.S. Disarmament Ambassador Wood told reporters on a conference call. Over the weekend, Spicer issued a statement saying North Korea's test missile hit close to Russian Federation, and that "the president can not imagine that Russian Federation is pleased".
  • Hull relegated, Crystal Palace secures Premier League status

    Hull relegated, Crystal Palace secures Premier League status

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    But that was as close as Hull came to rescuing themselves as Milivojevic, after Dawson hauled down Jeff Schlupp in the area, made it three from the spot before Van Aanholt secured a fifth successive Premier League season for the Eagles with the fourth in the final minute.
  • Harry Kane urges Tottenham to make next step in quest for trophies

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    A 2-1 victory over Manchester United was the flawless send-off on Sunday, ensuring Tottenham left its home as Premier League runners-up — the club's highest finish in 54 years. "We were talking a lot and we believe that when the new stadium opens the doors, it will help the club to reach the last level", Pochettino, whose side racked up a 14th consecutive home league win, told reporters.
  • Mourinho: we just don't want to play these games

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    But when you look back on it and analyse it, I think it'll confirm what I've thought about my team all season. "If we win the trophy, David wins the trophy too". While United had dominated in Spain, it was the visitors who made the brighter start in England as Iago Aspas forced Sergio Romero into a sharp save.
  • Gregg Popovich Says Zaza Pachulia Has a History as a Dirty Player

    Gregg Popovich Says Zaza Pachulia Has a History as a Dirty Player

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    On the other hand, Leonard said in an interview that he did not see it as an intentional foul and he added that he sees Pachulia as a player who will not play dirty tactics to win the game. You can understand why he doesn't want to make anyone look bad given the circumstances, so he handled the questions well. "That's something I think, if you take a contest out of the game, come on", he said.
  • LeBron James says he's never experienced racism in Boston

    LeBron James says he's never experienced racism in Boston

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    It was reported to Red Sox security that the offending individual used a racial slur to another fan. The team said the matter was turned over to Boston police, who would further investigate with their civil rights unit and determine whether it merits further action.
  • Motor racing Happy Hamilton savours "rawest fight" in Spain

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    Hamilton says he was left out of breath but relishing the title challenge by the win. MercedesAMG's Valtteri Bottas, retired when his exhausted engine failed running 3rd late in the F1 race. Hamilton described Vettel's tactics as "dangerous", and the pair, albeit light-heartedly, later disagreed on whether they afforded one other enough room.
  • Anthony Joshua's Likely Return Date, Venue & Opponent Revealed By Promoter

    Anthony Joshua's Likely Return Date, Venue & Opponent Revealed By Promoter

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    The first fight between Wladimir Klitschko and Anthony Joshua gathered good ratings - in Ukraine megafit in a live TV channel "inter" was watched by 4.5 million people. But Hearn is also exploring the option of staging the fight overseas, which would make the 28 October date more flexible. Joshua is contractually obliged to accept a rematch with Klitschko which would put him in danger of losing his IBF title.