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At this point I think we can safely say that we have no idea what IS goaltender interference. The Oilers have matured as an organization before our eyes and I wouldn't be surprised if the mandate to turn the page came right from the top. The story stopped being gamesmanship and gutsiness on behalf of the Oilers once the collapse was completed. The Oilers have led 3-0 and been behind 3-0 in games.
  • Sanchez saves Arsenal in 'must-win' game

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    Alexis Sanchez and Olivier Giroud struck in the second half of a largely forgettable contest on the south coast as Arsenal recorded their first win at St Mary's since 2003. "He's gone through a hard period when he came back from his ankle injury but I never questioned his attitude and I think he has a great spirit". Everybody played well, so let's just continue.
  • Former Maverick to Represent Dallas at NBA Draft Lottery

    Former Maverick to Represent Dallas at NBA Draft Lottery

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    Since the then-Bobcats' inception in 2004, the franchise hasn't improved its draft position via the lottery in any of the 11 times it has participated. But there are some non-Heat storylines surrounding the draft lottery. After finishing the season tied with the Minnesota Timberwolves with a 31-51 record, the Knicks lost a tie-breaker with Minny, meaning they now have the eight-best odds at landing the top pick.
  • Celtics take Game 7 over Wizards

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    The former Washington Husky standout's play backed up his confidence and, with the help of Kelly Olynyk and the Boston bench, Thomas earned the biggest victory of his career. Thomas canned back-to-back threes, and Marcus Smart capped the quarter off with one of his own. But Bradley Beal got loose for whatever he wanted on the perimeter, and both teams played too nervously to truly break away until the start of the third quarter.
  • Stanley Cup playoffs: Senators trump Penguins in OT

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    Penguins coach Mike Sullivan challenged his team to stop searching for the flawless shot and just fire it at Anderson instead after Pittsburgh struggled to create any traffic in front of the goaltender during a 2-1 overtime loss in Game 1.
  • Terry: This could be one of the greatest seasons in Chelsea's history

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    Terry played regularly at the beginning of the campaign but has been consigned to a squad role after manager Antonio Conte reverted to a back three of Cesar Azpilicueta, Gary Cahill and David Luiz. While they can not match their staggering 2004-05 points tally, victory at home to Sunderland would set a new win record while even a draw would match their record from 2005-06.
  • Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Vacated

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    Hernandez was serving a life sentence for the murder of Odin Lloyd in 2013. On Tuesday, a MA judge ruled to vacate Hernandez's murder conviction after the former National Football League star's suicide. Bristol County District Attorney Thomas Quinn said prosecutors will appeal the decision according to CNN , but for now, Hernandez has been vacated of his crimes.
  • No French Open Wild Card for Sharapova

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    After the ban expired on April 26, the Russian returned to competition at the Stuttgart Open, reaching the semi-finals, and progressed to the last 32 of the Madrid Open, too late to earn herself a qualifying spot for Paris . "There are no grounds for any member of the (tennis anti-doping program) to penalize any player beyond the sanctions set forth in the final decision resolving these matters".
  • Warriors trounce Spurs without Leonard for 2-0 series lead

    Warriors trounce Spurs without Leonard for 2-0 series lead

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    It can't be, 'Oh, this was inadvertent; he didn't have intent, '" Popovich said less than 24 hours after Pachulia, attempting to defend a 3-pointer, stepped underneath Leonard and caused an ankle injury that will keep the Most Valuable Player candidate out of Game 2 , and perhaps longer.
  • Jeff McDonald on Tony Parker's injury and Spurs-Rockets — Posting Up

    Jeff McDonald on Tony Parker's injury and Spurs-Rockets — Posting Up

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    With 8:52 left in the fourth quarter, Parker immediately clutched at his left knee after a driving floater over Patrick Beverley and collapsed to the court, where he lay motionless for several minutes. Two huge voids as they go toe-to-toe with the high-powered Rockets in hopes of another trip to the Western Conference finals. "We just have to go out there and take care of business and do the things we didn't do (in Game 2 )".
  • Everton touted with shock move for West Ham's best player

    Everton touted with shock move for West Ham's best player

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    Aside from Andre Ayew's awful miss and some questionable officiating, West Ham fans didn't really have much to cheer about during their match against Liverpool. While for Arsenal, hot on the heels of Liverpool - it's fair to say the fans and the manager will have been hurting after the missed chance. "The first thing the boys said in the dressing room - and I didn't have to tell them - was "one more game".