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A regulation loss sends the Maple Leafs to Washington and the brutal Metropolitan Division side of the draw and the Bruins to Ottawa . Post-season hockey is new again in Toronto and for most members of the Leafs heading into a first-round series with the Presidents' Trophy-winning Washington Capitals .
  • Guardiola confirms Kompany has Man City future

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    Guardiola was shocked by the incident in Germany which caused the tie to be postponed for 24 hours and left Dortmund defender Marc Bartra needing surgery to a broken wrist. Sagna is making good progress after an adductor injury but is not ready yet, while Kompany is fully fit again after suffering a small reaction following his impressive 90 minutes against Chelsea last Wednesday.
  • Kevin King lines up several pre-draft visits and invite to draft

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    In other words, these mocks tend to be informed by the league itself and can give us insight on what various teams are thinking. But on Wednesday ESPN's Todd McShay posted a three-round "GM mock," (paid link) and that's the kind of draft analysis that floats to the very top.
  • RSC Anderlecht v Manchester United

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    Jose Mourinho has lost both games against his former club since taking over at Manchester United, conceding five goals and failing to score in both. "The football country would kill me", Mourinho said. I love life. I like to dance. The time is different. When I'm on the pitch, I'm serious, I'm focused and I want to win. "The Europa League is a massive thing for us now - it's a trophy and it gives us qualification for the Champions League ".
  • Nemanja Vidic: 'Jose Mourinho needs time to succeed at Manchester United'

    Nemanja Vidic: 'Jose Mourinho needs time to succeed at Manchester United'

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    Now we are going to fight for the Europa League but while it is still mathematically possible we keep fighting for the top four. Henrikh Mkhitaryan made it 2-0 before Marcus Rashford drilled in the third. Shaw was criticised by Mourinho in recent matches, with Utd boss saying that the only reason he played well in the 1-1 draw with Everton was because he was controlling all of the 21-year-old's movements.
  • Pochettino surprised at Dele Alli's PFA Award omission

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    He said: "How is Dele Alli not on the main PFA shortlist as well as the young player one?" "He's improved a lot from last season". I think he's a better player, he's showing better stats and in my opinion yes, he deserves (to be). The starlet has also already amassed 17 caps for England and scored two goals. Mauricio Pochettino feels that Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli should have been included on the PFA Players' Player of the Year shortlist.
  • Alonso to Skip Monaco GP for his First Indy 500 Race

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    You've read that lead sentence correctly. This will be the first oval race for the two time F1 champion who has had a rough start in the 2017 season so far. McLaren ran an IndyCar squad throughout the 1970s and sold cars to customers. Johnny Rutherford added another two McLaren wins in 1974 and 1976 (BELOW), driving a works vehicle on both occasions.
  • I'm getting better with age, brags Ibrahimovic

    I'm getting better with age, brags Ibrahimovic

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    But Pickford could do nothing about the opening goal a minute later when Ibrahimovic's turn and shot from nothing 18 yards out curled into the bottom right-hand corner. Moyes' overall thoughts: "I'm disappointed we haven't take anything from the game and I think there was mitigating circumstances for that, but ultimately we're not here to blame referees".
  • Garcia finally lands first Major

    Garcia finally lands first Major

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    Snedeker has eight career top-10 finishes in majors, including one a year every year since 2012. At times he was his own worst enemy. Garcia said he never minded being known as the best player never to have won a major, because that phrase comes with a partial compliment.
  • Marshawn Lynch expected to be traded to Raiders

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    ESPN's Ed Werder tweeted early Thursday that a source told him Lynch has begun the National Football League reinstatement process, hoping to play for the Raiders or "could team with Richard Sherman" if the cornerback is traded. Upon reinstatement, Lynch would be back on the Seahawks' roster, with his contract picking up where it left off. Then Lynch would be free to sign a new deal with the Raiders.