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If there was any concern Ottawa was just happy to be in the Eastern Conference finals, it vanished by the time Bobby Ryan slipped a backhander by Marc-Andre Fleury 4:59 into overtime Saturday night for a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1.
  • Ronaldo salutes Zidane´s management as Madrid close on LaLiga crown

    Ronaldo salutes Zidane´s management as Madrid close on LaLiga crown

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    The Spain global defender has started 24 La Liga games this season but was expected to miss the trip to Celta after picking up his fifth yellow card of the campaign during the weekend's 4-1 victory over Sevilla. "But more than the goal you have to remember what he has done until now. He has something different, and his goal was something else", Zidane added. Three minutes later, Real doubled their lead as Ronaldo slotted home from close range after James Rodriguez's shot was parried ...
  • Upbeat Lanzini seeks West Ham improvement for next season

    Upbeat Lanzini seeks West Ham improvement for next season

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    The 24-year old has had somewhat of a breakout season after filling in for Dimitri Payet, who departed for Marseille in January. But the midfielder has quashed any talk of a potential exit from West Ham , saying he feels settled at the club.
  • Champions League & Europa League Finals To Be Broadcast On YouTube

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    BT Sport's Twitter account confirmed the news yesterday, saying they will be live streaming the Europa League and Champions League finals on YouTube . The games will also be shown live for free on Freeview for BT Sport Showcase HD, BT TV, Virgin Media and Sky. Big audiences will return to the broadcaster's channel soon; the Europa League final is on May 24th, and the ultimate Champions League tilt - which this year will pit Spain's Real Madrid against Italy's Juventus - will follow on ...
  • Move can take Spurs to last level - Pochettino

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    Everything about Mauricio Pochettino's side points forward at the moment: a forward thinking, aggressive mentality on the pitch; a new stadium; their best ever Premier League finish; another shot at the Champions League next year. And Son, who believes it is a great accomplishment for Spurs to finish as runners-up, explained that he really relished playing at White Hart Lane .
  • Ride of Silence honors bicyclists killed in crash

    Ride of Silence honors bicyclists killed in crash

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    Sponsored by the East Carolina Chapter of Velo Cycling Organization, the Ride of Silence not only points out the importance for bicyclists to follow the rules of the road, but drivers as well. Helmets are required to ride with the group, and bright clothing and lights are highly recommended. Almost 30 bicyclists participated in last year's ride.
  • Mariota and his O-line go big at Predators game

    Mariota and his O-line go big at Predators game

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    Officially, the Anaheim Ducks were outshot 40-20 by the Nashville Predators in Game 3 on Tuesday night. John Gibson (8-4, 2.79 GAA, .911 SV%) shook off a rough start in Game 2 to make 30 saves. Ottawa has been playing too well as a team for too long now to not consider them a threat in this series and they have already shown they have it in them to seriously push the defending champs.
  • Guus Hiddink backs Conte to stay on as Chelsea manager

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    I desperately tried to come up with something really clever to sing, but the best I could do, is, to the tune "Ee-Aye-Adio", "We've won the League, we've won the league, Ee-Aye-Batshuayi, we've won the League". "Also Willian's impact was very good". "They said we did not want to play any more, that we are lazy, and that is not true". We've won the title but that doesn't mean that the team can not get better.
  • LaVar Ball Says Big Baller Brand Is Not A

    LaVar Ball Says Big Baller Brand Is Not A "Women's Company"

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    LaVar Ball can often be found saying ridiculous things to rile people up, but on Tuesday, the father of National Basketball Association draft prospect Lonzo Ball crossed a line. It doesn't seem that LaVar Ball is going to negatively impact his son's Draft stock, but he really does seem intent on seeing just how far he will go with his outlandish statements.
  • Black Caps see off Bangladesh in Dublin

    Black Caps see off Bangladesh in Dublin

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    When James Neesham removed Tamim after the left-handed batsman made 23, Bangladesh already had 72. Despite the short boundaries at the compact Clontarf ground, Bangladesh struggled to find them with Mahmudullah the most successful, hitting six in his 51 while Mushfiqur hit the only six of the innings in his 55.
  • Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal lifts title to match Novak Djokovic's record

    Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal lifts title to match Novak Djokovic's record

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    Nadal will be expected to continue his dominance over Thiem later on Sunday, May 14, and given the way he has dominated the clay court tournaments this year, the Spaniard will be expected to win the Madrid Open . Nadal will face Austrian Dominic Thiem , who beat Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas 6-4 6-4, in Sunday's final. Nadal's movement was back to his best on Manolo Santana and the fourth seed produced some resolute defensive play when required, while his forehand proved to be a deadly weapon ...
  • Mourinho Vows To Field Strong Side Vs Southampton, Pogba Out

    Mourinho Vows To Field Strong Side Vs Southampton, Pogba Out

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    Mourinho accepts it could well be seen as a season-defining match, but believes the groundwork put in during this taxing first season means the campaign has been a success already. "They are always a tough and hard opponent, and they also wanted to win the last home game of the season, of course". Pogba was left out of the squad for United's 2-1 defeat at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.