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While Pittsburgh takes a fair amount of history into Game 7 - where the franchise is 5-0 in winner-take-alls on the road - the Penguins also have fizzled out. Without him they are not only lacking that presence, they have had to see players that are in the lineup get over-extended into roles they are not really cut out for or used to playing.
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    Two targets still left for Chelsea: Antonio Conte

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    The Black Cats have lost 10 of their last 13 games in the competition which led to their demise and have failed to score on 20 occasions this season. 'The lads accepted new methods: very intense training sessions, the diet, the video analysis and importance of details, ' he added.
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    Antonio Conte determined to fix this major problem

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    Major celebrations have had to be put on hold, however, with the Blues set to take on Arsenal in the FA Cup final on May 27. "But if there is someone who is happy to focus on his past, then he's not a victor". "But when you have the winning mentality and you want to win every game". "But they won the Champions League one year and then went out in the first round the next season".
  • Unbeaten Crawford stops Diaz to retain boxing crowns

    Unbeaten Crawford stops Diaz to retain boxing crowns

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    Terence Crawford remains unbeaten after Felix Diaz's corner stopped their super-lightweight title match after the 10th round. "I've been saying that for years now. He rarely let Diaz get close again, using left uppercuts and combinations. In Crawford you get a chance to see one of the best boxers on the planet right now.
  • Wenger hoping for one last upset to save Champions League record

    Wenger hoping for one last upset to save Champions League record

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    Koeman says planning for next season has already been ongoing for "two, three months", with him having had "several" meetings with the board in which potential moves in the transfer market were discussed. I spoke to the player, the board spoke to his agent. "It's unpredictable. Liverpool will certainly be up for it; Middlesbrough will be up for it".
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    5 incredible facts from the Cavaliers' 44-point beatdown of the Celtics

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    The records also tumbled for the Celtics with the crushing loss the franchise's worst ever home playoff defeat. "Move" and he hit a pair of first-quarter 3-pointers. "I don't know what else you say in that moment". "I think for IT not to play, he'd have to have one of his legs cut off or something", Gerald Green said after Thomas didn't return for the second half of Game 2 on Friday.
  • Arsene Wenger desperate for Arsenal to be in Champions League

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    The news of Wenger staying will not be confirmed, until a board meeting after the FA Cup final against champions Chelsea next Sunday. Despite winning six of their last seven games, Arsenal are in fifth place, one point behind fourth placed Liverpool and three adrift of third placed City.
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    Klopp is contracted to Liverpool until 2022 and hopes to play a nurturing role with Gerrard, recalling the 18-time English champions' once-celebrated tradition of nurturing their own coaches. The last time Boro won at Anfield was March 1976, when Jack Charlton was in charge of them and Graeme Souness played against the club he would join two years later.
  • Canada Rookie Tied for Lead at Players

    Canada Rookie Tied for Lead at Players

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    Garcia won the 2008 Players with a par on 17th hole to defeat Paul Goydos in a playoff. Sergio Garcia was introduced on the first tee as the Masters champion when he teed off in the afternoon, then he had three bogeys and a double bogey on his opening six holes.
  • Stroman hits first HR; Blue Jays top Teheran, Braves 9-0

    Stroman hits first HR; Blue Jays top Teheran, Braves 9-0

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    This home run is just the cherry on top of a performance he and his teammates will be talking about for years to come. "He's coming out with a response that he was angry, that he's a competitive guy, that's not an apology , right?" said Melissa Jordan on Thursday morning.
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    There is no word as to whether Gibson will be back in the net for the Ducks, but now Jonathan Bernier is in the game and holding strong. The Swedish forward had seven goals and six assists in 15 postseason games, including a goal in the Ducks' overtime victory in Game 4 of the conference finals.
  • Diamondbacks' Iannetta hit in face with 93 miles per hour fastball

    Diamondbacks' Iannetta hit in face with 93 miles per hour fastball

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    Lovullo when asked following the game if the pitch that had hit Iannetta was intentional said that he stands by his thought that the pitch just got away from the Pittsburgh pitcher and was not intentional. Mathis was in the lineup Saturday night against the Pirates. Pittsburgh manager Clint Hurdle says he feels “horrible” about what happened and has reached out to Iannetta.