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Consider also: a 14-horse Derby still will have more horses competing in it than all but a handful of races run in America each year. After Always Dreaming's win in the Kentucky Derby as the favorite, the colt will be running in the Preakness with a bulls-eye on his back.
  • Titans linemen chug beer to hype Predators fans in Game 3

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    In Game 2 of the Western Conference finals, however, the home team sprang brilliantly to life, soon enough this time to put together a 5-3 win and tie the series at a game apiece. Anaheim was the last team to come to town and get a win. But Rinne and his teammates should get a boost from returning to Bridgestone Arena, where they have won all five postseason games this spring by a combined score of 15-6.
  • Man City legend Pablo Zabaleta takes parting shot at Man United

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    Their team swept to a convincing win to virtually guarantee Champions League qualification. "I arrived at this club and I tried to do my best". But City insist they will make their final decision after Sunday's final game at Watford , with a place in next season's Champions League not yet absolutely certain.
  • Craig Shakespeare to be named as manager next week

    Craig Shakespeare to be named as manager next week

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    Leicester have a go, and Spurs will go for it too. Shakespeare has stated that " other people [will] get their opportunities " during the last two games of the season as a result of the absences. "Him saying he wants to play in the Champions League - I think you'll remember I said after being knocked out by Atletico, we want to experience this again".
  • Sheffield Wednesday - Championship Football - 14 May 2017

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    Wednesday took the sting out of this contest, meaning that it was not always pulsating for the illustrious Yorkshire-born fans on show, ranging from actor Sir Patrick Stewart to politician David Blunkett. I wished we had a goal and a victory but it isn't the case. We are the underdogs but today, performance-wise, we didn't see that. "But as players, we know what we need to do".
  • Ryan gives Senators 2-1 win in opener

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    It's one game, sure, but it's one more game than some expected them to win. Penguins fans, take heart. They can't afford to let lazy mistakes hurt them again in game two , especially right before going to Bridgestone Arena for games three and four.
  • Europa League final: Mourinho should stop complaining - Ajax coach, Bosz

    Europa League final: Mourinho should stop complaining - Ajax coach, Bosz

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    Asked when De Gea is next expected to be in a United shirt, the Portuguese said: "I think the first match against LA Galaxy in pre-season in Los Angeles". Refereeing renegade Mike Dean loves being the centre of attention and, luckily for him, he was on Wednesday night. That said, Romero is certainly on form right now...
  • Derek Carr unhappy with Raiders contract talks

    Derek Carr unhappy with Raiders contract talks

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    Derek Carr has grown frustrated at the pace of negotiations for a contract extension, NFL Media reported Monday. Carr's patience is "wearing thin", according to Silver's sources . Carr is set to make $977,519 in his fourth year in the National Football League and is due for a contract extension that Silver reports could top Andrew Luck as the biggest among quarterbacks.
  • Lewis Hamilton wins Spanish Grand Prix

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    Mercedes and Ferrari are split with two wins apiece to kick off the year and there have been 10 winners in the last 10 years in Spain. Hamilton would be on the faster soft tyres and Vettel on mediums. He said, "I'm happy to be back on the podium today, it's the first one of the season for me which is nice but actually the race was quite a lonely one".
  • Celtics get top draft pick, Lakers second

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    Where's Lonzo? Under the arms of his father, who might never understand how to let his son go. Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck was the lucky charm for a team that, despite its shamrock logo, hasn't had such good fortune in the lottery. If I get [No.] 1, I'm good. But will the Celtics front office change their mind to get Jimmy Butler? It seems unlikely, then, that the Celtics would deal the pick now that they can use it on Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball - and try to land Gordon Hayward in ...
  • Winning Premier League is special: Fabregas

    Winning Premier League is special: Fabregas

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    I know sometimes players always want to play but I understand why I'm not playing much". You can work as hard as you want, but if the team are playing well and winning you are not going to get back in. "We won our 29th game this season, so it's a great achievement. That will serve me well, just for me, to take the experience and kind of see how things will happen in the future".