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Bradley Beal was sensational in the second half, finishing with 24 points on 9-of-14 shooting. For both the Celtics and the Wizards , the next round means a meeting with the defending NBA Champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers, which hasn't gone good for any team to face them in the last two years.
  • Sharapova overcomes shaky start to beat McHale in Rome

    Sharapova overcomes shaky start to beat McHale in Rome

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    The Russian ace sealed a 6-4 6-2 triumph on Monday to advance to the second round, meaning she will rise from her current ranking of 211 to inside the top 200, earning a spot in qualifying at the All England Club. Her second-round opponent will be Croatian veteran Mirjana Lucic-Baroni, whom she beat in the Madrid tournament last week before losing a grudge match against Eugenie Bouchard.
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    Tottenham "family" will stick together next season, Kane says

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    Alli has come a long way in two years after signing for Tottenham from MK Dons in 2015. Reports in Italy have suggested the Argentinian has a £4.2million buy-out clause in his contract, and that Inter Milan's sporting director is seeking to hold to hold talks over a move to the San Siro.
  • Arsenal 0-2 Manchester United - Player Ratings

    Arsenal 0-2 Manchester United - Player Ratings

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    But watching Mourinho afterwards, it was probably the first time in about six months that I have seen him relaxed and smiling. They rest eleven, I rest eight. "That's a decision", Mourinho said. "For Celta, in their words it's the most important match of their history". Despite the defeat, Mourinho was eager to praise his team's performance and could find no fault with the likes of Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Juan Mata, who were all making their first starts following extended ...
  • Pundit sends warning to Man United about Europa League final

    Pundit sends warning to Man United about Europa League final

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    I think they are paid not to lie they are paid to be honest and speak from their knowledge to the people that watch TV and read papers. Mourinho said that he had to give the 29-year-old playing time to prepare him for the remaining two games as Fellaini missed United's last three league games after picking up a red card in the Manchester derby in April.
  • Golden State Warriors overwhelm San Antonio Spurs 136-100 in Game 2

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    Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry signals after scoring against the San Antonio Spurs during the first half of Game 2 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Oakland, Calif. He first injured his ankle in game five of the Western Conference semifinals against the Houston Rockets. James had 38 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as the Cavaliers beat the Celtics 117-104 May 16.
  • Poulter reflects on big week after second place at Players

    Poulter reflects on big week after second place at Players

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    Oosthuizen entered the final round of The Players Championship in third place, and while a second-hole birdie briefly gave him a share of the lead he ultimately shot a 1-over 73 to tie for second, three shots behind Si Woo Kim . Acting on advice from his new instructor Sean Foley, who coaches Olympic champion Justin Rose and previously worked with Tiger Woods, Kim has started using more hip-turn in his backswing and everything came together in Florida as he blew away arguably the deepest ...
  • Arsene Wenger not giving up on top-four spot

    Arsene Wenger not giving up on top-four spot

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    If you look at his numbers, he has developed here as a player and become a top-class player. Forward Alexis Sanchez scored a brace for the home team, who produced a lacklustre display against the already-relegated north east side. We have Petr Cech, [David] Ospina, we have Wojciech Szczesny who is only on loan at Roma and has had an exceptional season. In the end Sunderland did not manage any goal at all, as Arsenal ultimately proved too strong for the visitors.
  • Ajax shouldn't be in Europa League-Mourinho

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    Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Paul Pogba and Timothy Fosu-Mensah will play for Manchester United against Crystal Palace on Sunday while Angel Gomes , 16, also trained with the squad ahead of the game. The United boss said: " Paul Pogba is fine". A problem for the weekend but not for the final. Supporters will understand the hard job they have because it will not be easy for them'.
  • Ajax shouldn't be in Europa League, says Mourinho

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    The youngest of the tyros Mourinho could choose from Sunday, Dearnley can play as a central attacking midfielder or on the flanks. United have played two games a week for nearly two months now. Ryan Giggs, Paul Scholes and Phil Neville all received the same accolade in the early 1990s and, in recent years, the likes of Axel Tuanzebe and Marcus Rashford have been honoured.
  • Sullivan keeps quiet on goalie situation

    Sullivan keeps quiet on goalie situation

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    It probably shouldn't come as a shock this morning that the Penguins announced that they're going to go with Matt Murray in goal tonight instead of Marc-Andre Fleury. 1 despite having never played a full National Hockey League season. "I think playoffs run hot and cold, so when you win you feel like you're on top of the world".