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Boston Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas will miss the remainder of the National Basketball Association playoffs after aggravating a hip injury during Game Two of the Eastern Conference final, the team announced on Saturday. It's a very big loss for the Celtics despite Thomas' 5-foot-9 frame, as he was their leading scorer at 24.8 points per game this postseason. His play led the Celtics to the best record in the Eastern Conference.
  • Mourinho: Man United kids not ready to face Crystal Palace

    Mourinho: Man United kids not ready to face Crystal Palace

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    First, he did Q&A in regards to Sunday's Premier League regular season finale at Crystal Palace . With the Europa League final against Ajax in Stockholm next Wednesday that will decide whether or not United participates in the Champions League next season, manager José Mourinho has been bemoaning the fixture schedule.
  • Arsenal beat Southampton 2-0 in EPL

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    Arsenal saw out victory with little trouble to complete a first league win at Southampton since their famous "Invincibles" season of 2003-04. Under-fire Wenger has constantly reiterated his side can not put a foot wrong in their remaining games, and they were solid enough to take home victory from the south coast.
  • Celtics' Thomas out for rest of playoffs with hip injury

    Celtics' Thomas out for rest of playoffs with hip injury

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    Thomas first injured the hip during the third quarter of the March 15 game against the Timberwolves. Team doctor Brian McKeon says if he continues playing, he could have "more significant long-term damage to his hip". "Isaiah brings a lot to this team, not just with his leadership but his play". I care about him off the floor. His play led the Celtics to the best record in the Eastern Conference.
  • Andre Dirrell wins ugly DQ over Jose Uzcategui

    Andre Dirrell wins ugly DQ over Jose Uzcategui

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    Dirrell's uncle, Leon Lawson, who punched Uzcategui after the fight was over, is wanted by cops and they dont know where he is. By any measure: not okay. Uzcategui was under police protection, according to the report. Dirrell commented on his uncle's actions, per Brian Campbell of CBS Sports: "I'm very sorry for what my coach has done.
  • Rested and ready: 13-1 shot Cloud Computing wins Preakness

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    The two horses who dominated the wagering-Always Dreaming and Classic Empire-were coming back two weeks after racing in the GI Kentucky Derby. The wise guys said the Preakness was a two-horse race - and that's precisely the way it unfolded for three-quarters of a mile Saturday at Pimlico Race Course.
  • Golden State go up 2-0 over San Antonio

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    The onslaught continued as the defending Western Conference used their bench early in the game, Patrick McCaw , JaVale McGee and Shaun Livingston all with buckets. Few rookies in history have the opportunity that McCaw has, which is to play with a historically great team stacked to the brim with some of the most skilled players in the league.
  • Isaiah Thomas: Isaiah Thomas has been playing through injury

    Isaiah Thomas: Isaiah Thomas has been playing through injury

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    The trio combined for 74 points in three quarters and Cleveland's bench held the lead in the fourth quarter, not allowing Boston to put any dent into the sizable gap. Shooting guard J.R. Smith hustled after an offensive rebound and buried a fade-away jumper along the baseline as the first half came to a close. The Boston Celtics created an otherwise unknown aura of confidence after securing the number one seed.
  • Spurs' Leonard will not play Game 3 against Warriors

    Spurs' Leonard will not play Game 3 against Warriors

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    The host Spurs trailed by nine points at the half and came within 69-65 two minutes into the third quarter before Golden State seized command with another incredible scoring performance. There may be a few million viewers turning the channel before tipoff if they find out Leonard is not playing. The Warriors are feeling pretty good about themselves after shooting 56.2 percent from the floor in Game 2 while holding the Spurs to 37 percent.
  • Tigers Tamed: Hull Relegated After 4-0 Mauling At Selhurst Park

    Tigers Tamed: Hull Relegated After 4-0 Mauling At Selhurst Park

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    In his post match interview, Allardyce said: "We were all very nervous today but those nerves were used in a positive way". He added: 'It's not something I'd planned - the achievement of Sunderland, the disappointment of England, and then the saving of Crystal Palace.
  • Pontus Aberg's goal puts Predators past Ducks 3-1 in Game 5

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    Without Ryan Johansen, that task is immeasurably tougher. Nashville Predators star center Ryan Johansen will miss the remainder of the 2017 National Hockey League playoffs due to a left thigh injury suffered in Game 4 of the Western Conference Final, the team announced Friday.