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According to whowins.com, National Basketball Association teams trailing 3-2 in a second-round series win Game 6 at home 50 percent of the time but have just a 4-73 record in the series . However, I do expect the home team to prevail in Game 6 of this series . "If they don't then you just gotta read the game and you gotta figure out what they're doing and take advantage of it".
  • Mauricio Pochettino promises to stay on as Tottenham manager

    Mauricio Pochettino promises to stay on as Tottenham manager

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    The 45-year-old Argentinian, who has guided Spurs to a second-place Premier League finish this term, was also mentioned in connection with Barcelona after Luis Enrique announced his intention to leave Camp Nou at the end of the campaign. Spurs' win over Leicester was their 25th victory of the Premier League season and moves them to 83 points. "In October, November we drop a lot of points in the Premier League and then it was hard to catch Chelsea", Pochettino said.
  • Tony Parker to undergo season-ending surgery for ruptured left quadriceps tendon

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    James (5,777 points) now only trails Michael Jordan (5,987), the player to whom he has been compared since he was a teenager. He finished with thirty- four points and eight assists. Veteran guard Manu Ginobili , a longtime member of the Spurs' brain trust, alluded to the likelihood of Leonard's increased involvement in initiating San Antonio's offense.
  • NBA Nets' home arena hosts draft festivities

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    Paul Pierce believes the Celtics should trade the No. 1 pick for a superstar. The annual allocation of unclaimed talent will be staged June 22 in the NY arena, with the Boston Celtics owning the top pick after winning Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery.
  • Djokovic cruises into Rome quarters

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    Djokovic , a beaten finalist here a year ago, held his serve throughout the opening set and earned the only break in the seventh game to ease into a convincing lead. "I'm going out there against the No. 3 player in the world. Maybe I have a little bit less to lose than he does", Isner said. "To win against Novak by that score you have to be playing very well, otherwise it's impossible", said Nadal .
  • National Hockey League explains why Sidney Crosby was not pulled from Game 6

    National Hockey League explains why Sidney Crosby was not pulled from Game 6

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    FILE - This April 28, 2010 file photo shows Montreal Canadiens goalie Jaroslav Halak, of Slovakia, celebrating the team's 2-1 win as Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), of Russian Federation, skates off after Game 7 of the. "You're not going to win every one". It wasn't quite the first period we wanted, but the last 40 [minutes] were really good for us. The last time the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals squared off in a Game 7, it was in 2009, and the win ...
  • James, Harden top All-NBA teams, Thomas lands on second team

    James, Harden top All-NBA teams, Thomas lands on second team

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    LeBron James made the first team for a record-tying 11th time, but the King was shockingly not a unanimous first-team choice. With this year's honor, James matched a league record with his 11th All-NBA First Team selection. The Pelicans forward played in a career-high 75 games this season and averaged 28 points (4th in the NBA), 11.8 rebounds (7th in the NBA) and 2.23 blocks (2nd in the NBA).
  • Mourinho takes digs at Wenger after first defeat

    Mourinho takes digs at Wenger after first defeat

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    I leave the Emirates, they were crying, walking the streets with heads low. Rooney continues to be linked with a big-money move to China, where his agent Paul Stretford spent time earlier in the year speaking to interested clubs. And Mourinho again highlighted his supporters' efforts ahead of the crucial continental clash, lamenting a lack of atmosphere at their previous Europa League game against Anderlecht, in comparison to their recent Premier League win over champions-elect Chelsea.
  • Celtics' Options With #1 Overall Pick

    Celtics' Options With #1 Overall Pick

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    The 7-foot-2, 275-pound Embiid is a supremely talented center, averaging 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.45 blocked shots last season. Game tomorrow against a tough Cleveland team. They were guaranteed no worse than the No. 4 pick to add to a team that had the best record in the East this season. "The harder call may be the first one", he said.
  • Tottenham's White Hart Lane demolition picks up pace

    Tottenham's White Hart Lane demolition picks up pace

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    Spurs will leave the ground after 188 years and spend next season playing home matches at Wembley while a new home is built for them on the same spot, meaning the wrecking balls are already on their way - always a bittersweet moment for fans of any club.
  • Draymond ticked over Klay's All-NBA team snub

    Draymond ticked over Klay's All-NBA team snub

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    So how he could be left out, I don't really understand it. To not be on an All-NBA team, I think it's pretty insane. "But I guess they got to find some way to punish us". The first-team berths went to James Harden,LeBron James,Russell Westbrook, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis. As for not making any of the All-NBA teams, Thompson said: "It is what it is".