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This year's draft class is absolutely loaded with players that have all star potential. Last night's lottery produced the following draft order. "I just think it's going to be lined up good enough where everybody's going to fall where they're supposed to".
  • Always Dreaming, Classic Empire are neighbors in Preakness

    Always Dreaming, Classic Empire are neighbors in Preakness

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    Pletcher's first Kentucky Derby victor, Super Saver in 2010, finished eighth in the Preakness. To date, it has all gone perfectly. Always Dreaming has surprised Pletcher in how quickly the dark bay colt bounced back from his 2¾-length victory in the Derby on May 6.
  • Klopp: Liverpool will sign quality in search of silverware

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    Chelsea's match with Sunderland will not be shown, but the title party afterwards will be given extensive air time in what could be John Terry's final outing for the club after the 22 years. "Why would Griezmann come to Arsenal in the current climate?" When they met earlier in the season Liverpool comfortably won 3-0 - but for the purposes of this article we'll overlook that.
  • Barcelona playing catch-up as title hopes fade

    Barcelona playing catch-up as title hopes fade

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    We know Malaga will be strong in their home. In a unusual twist of fate, Real Madrid will be forced to pay Sunday's opponents Malaga €1m if they win La Liga this weekend. They'll do their best not to get a card. "I believe that I didn't do anything and hopefully they can take away this card - it was a odd occurrence", Nacho had told reporters after facing Sevilla .
  • Warriors cruise to blowout win over Spurs in Game 2

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    Assistant coach Mike Brown of the Golden State Warriors talks with the media before the game against the San Antonio Spurs during Game Two. Sure, the Warriors just pulled off a 36-point thrashing of the Spurs two days after squeaking out a 113-111 victory in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals - their second-largest postseason win behind a game from 1948 when the Philadelphia Warriors won by 39 at St.
  • Gaviria claims his 3rd Giro stage win, Dumoulin keeps lead

    Gaviria claims his 3rd Giro stage win, Dumoulin keeps lead

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    How does Gaviria's debut stack up against the latest crop of sprinters? "I have three", he said when asked how he compared to others. "The Tour de France is not in my programme, so I can back off and think of the Vuelta a España". "To be honest, this year, it's not a hard question at all", Greipel, who won stage two , told Cycling Weekly about the decision to leave. Gaviria crashed only three kilometres into the time trial two days earlier, but there was no stopping him at the end of a ...
  • Man. City on brink of Champions League spot

    Man. City on brink of Champions League spot

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    Following a 2-1 defeat to Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-final, Guardiola was confirmed to have suffered the first trophy-less season of his managerial career. "I said to my girlfriend, now my wife, 'Let me go to Manchester". Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola believes "in my situation at a big club, I'm sacked" after failing to mount a title challenge this season.
  • Spurs still struggling to compete on wages, claims Pochettino

    Spurs still struggling to compete on wages, claims Pochettino

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    CHELSEA and Tottenham Hotspur each have three players among the eight nominations for the Premier League Player of the Season, while the coaches of both teams have also been shortlisted for the Manager of the Year award. Of course there's going to be rumours over the summer, but I think I'd be very surprised if most of us aren't still here next season. "I wanted to get one or two goals at least and take it (the battle for the Golden Boot) to the final game", the England striker told Sky ...
  • Savannah Marshall signs professional deal with Floyd Mayweather

    Savannah Marshall signs professional deal with Floyd Mayweather

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    Britain's Savannah Marshall, the only woman to have defeated double Olympic gold medallist Claressa Shields in a major amateur contest, has signed professional terms with U.S. Congratulations to all parties involved. Mayweather Promotions revealed the deal at a press conference in London on Thursday afternoon where his IBF world super-featherweight champion Gervonta Davis will defend his title this weekend against Britain's Liam Walsh.
  • Steelers release TE Green, LS Warren after failed physicals

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    Green produced 18 catches for 304 yards and a touchdown in those six games. Green had hoped to help with that process, telling ESPN in March that he was excited to take part in offseason workouts and bounce back from injury in 2017. The tall, thin Odom caught 56 passes for 740 yards (13.2 avg.) and nine touchdowns at Fordham. Perhaps the drafting of wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster is a sign the Steelers plan to use more three and four-receiver sets this season.
  • European league: Real Madrid one point away from title

    European league: Real Madrid one point away from title

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    On Wednesday night they finally met, two goals from Cristiano Ronaldo and one each from Karim Benzema and Toni Kroos giving them a 4-1 win. Barcelona icon Xavi has conceded that Real Madrid's win over Celta Vigo means LaLiga's title race is effectively over.