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Mike Hoffman , deciding that shooting from in front of the net is such a cliché, banked a shot off of the pads of Penguins netminder Marc-André Fleury into the back of the Pittsburgh net. "I think we had a good start and they had a poor one". Game 2: One goal. All I worry about is how I play and how I can go out there and how I can affect the game and help our team win.
  • Players want to come to Liverpool again - Klopp

    Players want to come to Liverpool again - Klopp

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    Relegated Boro will make late checks on a trio of players, although the likelihood of goalkeeper Victor Valdes and midfielder Gaston Ramirez returning looks remote. Yaya Toure put the host ahead 3-0 in the 57th minute and that led to Pablo Zabaleta, who was playing his last game at the Etihad after nine years with the club, come in to a huge ovation from the home faithful.
  • 150 arrested after post-election trouble in Paris overnight

    150 arrested after post-election trouble in Paris overnight

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    In Europe's other big election this year, the German vote in September, centre-right Chancellor Angela Merkel is leading in the polls while the fringe anti-immigration Alternative for Germany (AfD) party is losing steam. "This is a victory for Marine Le Pen...she has won tonight", claimed Jacques Rosselin, the director of L'école du nouveau journalisme who had personally voted for Macron, in speaking to CNBC on Sunday.
  • Mourinho happy Arsenal fans can smile after meeting his team

    Mourinho happy Arsenal fans can smile after meeting his team

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    Arsenal, who beat Manchester United 2-0 on Sunday, will need fourth-placed Manchester City (69 points, 35 games) or third-placed Liverpool (70 points, 36 games) to slip up in their remaining games if they are to secure a Champions League spot for next season.
  • NBCSN Ducks vs. Predators Game 3 Hockey 4pm PDT

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    With this win, the Preds are the first National Hockey League team in 20 years to win ten consecutive games at home in the playoffs. Nashville tied the game 1-1 with 16:06 left in the third when Filip Forsberg scored his team-leading sixth goal of the postseason.
  • Jose Mourinho confirms Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be at Europa League final

    Jose Mourinho confirms Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be at Europa League final

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    Demetri Mitchell, Scott McTominay, Josh Harrop, Matthew Willock, Kieran O'Hara and Zachary Dearnley are also set to be involved in Sunday's squad, along with 16-year-old Angel Gomes. Meanwhile, captain Wayne Rooney - who has been linked with a summer transfer - may have missed the chance of an Old Trafford farewell, as Mourinho said the England global would "probably not" be involved.
  • Celtics Fall to Cavs by 44 Points

    Celtics Fall to Cavs by 44 Points

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    We understand that this is a good team. In the regular season, the Cavaliers scored more than 110 points per game and allowed 107. Isaiah Thomas looked like a 5-9 player (with a hip injury) trying to play against big, strong, athletic players.
  • Chelsea boss Antonio Conte forced to remain coy over his future

    Chelsea boss Antonio Conte forced to remain coy over his future

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    I was in a similar situation with [Alessandro] Del Piero in my first season [as manager] at Juventus, when he finished playing with them. Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea was selected ahead of the French national team captain, despite the fact that the 30-year-old goalkeeper has kept more clean sheets than the Spanish global in the Premier League this season.
  • 26-0 run dooms Celtics

    26-0 run dooms Celtics

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    Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas (4) passes the ball against Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat (13), of Poland, during the first half in Game 4 of a second-round NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Washi. We just came out in the third quarter with a better mind-set that everything was going to stem from the defensive end. Gortat is prepared to retreat on a pick-and-roll and Beal is patrolling a potential driving lane for the left-handed Thomas.
  • Wenger 'sad' for Adams 'paper bag' jibe

    Wenger 'sad' for Adams 'paper bag' jibe

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    In a serialisation in The Sun (ugh), Adams said of a piece he'd written, "In the original draft, I said he couldn't coach his way out of a paper bag. Who gives importance to that? After that, Wenger will prepare his players for a third FA Cup final in five years. "I don't know (how you should interpret it)".