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Even if we close a (Test) series off, we want to close it without losing a game or drawing a game, if possible. "The two practice games will give me an indication how well I go in the tournament", Ashwin said at the CEAT Cricket Rating International Awards 2017.
  • Andre Agassi will coach Novak Djokovic at the French Open

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    Boris Becker , a six-time Grand Slam victor, left in December after three years as the 29-year-old's main coach. Speaking after his loss to Alexander Zverev in the Italian Open final on Sunday, Djokovic says, "Andre is someone who I have tremendous respect for".
  • Jerry Sullivan's Power Take: Love could be the answer

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    The Cavaliers still have LeBron James and Kyrie Irving . Still, he said everything revolved around James, one of the NBA's all-time greats . "When you lose to a team, you want to see that team again". Who do you think will win the NBA Finals this year? James will be gunning for his second straight title with Cleveland, which came after having won a pair of titles with the Miami Heat .
  • Samsung bringing UFC and X Games to VR

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    UFC 212 fans will witness this highly-anticipated event in high-quality 360-degree live stream and will have access to additional VR content, including pre-event and post-event show highlights with UFC featherweight champion José Aldo and interim UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway .
  • Danny Ainge: 'Handful of teams' have inquired about No. 1 pick

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    He'll analyze every potential pick until he's certain the one he's taking is the best available. Patience followed by timely underpayments is the ideal recipe for rebuilding without tanking. There's little reason to believe Fultz will end up anywhere but Boston - barring any draft day trades, of course - and that's been assumed since the draft order was finalized.
  • Warriors Beat Cavaliers in 2017 Says NBA 2K Simulation

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    Despite it all, the Warriors have cruised without him.Ahead of his third straight championship series against the Golden State Warriors , James discussed how his streak will shape his place among the greats . However, Green has the best defensive rating (94.3) of any player this postseason, according to ESPN Stats & Information research. "But at the end of the day winning a championship is winning a championship".
  • Someone Spray Painted The N-Word On LeBron James' L.A

    Someone Spray Painted The N-Word On LeBron James' L.A

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    Basketball superstar LeBron James' Los Angeles home was vandalized with a racial slur, police said on Wednesday, one day before the Cleveland Cavaliers player was set to take the court in the first game of the NBA finals . The most unfortunate aspect of his situation, James said later, was that he couldn't be with his children to talk about it with them. "My little girl is too young to actually understand it right now, but I can't sit in front of my boys right now, and I won't be home ...
  • Nicky Hayden Dies after Cycling Accident in Italy

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    Hayden, 35, was struck by a vehicle while bicycling along the Rimini coastline in Italy Wednesday, reports the BBC . The rider ended up on the hood and slammed into the car's windshield. Hayden won just three grands prix in MotoGP - all in 2005-06 - but he famously took the world title that season after fighting it out with Valentino Rossi .
  • Guentzel shines again as Pens surge to Game Two win

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    Guarantees in sports are ridiculous because nobody can guarantee a damned thing, and besides, it would mean knowing Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne isn't in the middle of a collapse. Tempers flared late in Game 2 , when Nashville's P.K. Subban and Pittsburgh's Evgeni Malkin dropped the gloves. It's normal for a playoff series to gain context over the first game or two or three.
  • Ducks F Rakell out for Game 5

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    Austin Watson's empty netter with a minute to go closed the book on Game 5, as the Ducks had no chance to go all Nashville on the Predators in the final moments of a locked-up game. “Obviously we're going to miss him. Anaheim was knocked out of the playoffs previous year by Nashville , and the Ducks are facing their second elimination game of the postseason after winning Game 7 against Edmonton in the second round.
  • Pittsburgh takes 2-0 lead in Stanley Cup

    Pittsburgh takes 2-0 lead in Stanley Cup

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    That makes this the most important bounce back game of the postseason for the Predators. Rinne was 4-0 in the playoffs following a loss, but he watched the majority of the third period as backup Juuse Saros made his playoff debut. Goaltender Ray Emery had a.667 SV% for the Ottawa Senators in Game 5 of the Cup Final against the Anaheim Ducks in 2007. He has found his touch at the right time for Pittsburgh, which leads the Final 1-0.
  • Jake Guentzel, Matt Murray lead Penguins to more thievery

    Jake Guentzel, Matt Murray lead Penguins to more thievery

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    Welcome to regression, Pekka Rinne . At the very least, he needs to go to a place where Jake Guentzel doesn't exist. "The other thing he said that I believe 100 percent was spot on [is that] we need to execute better". K. Subban outside Bridgestone Arena Wednesday, May 31, 2017 , in Nashville, Tenn. They had seven opportunities - five through two periods - and weren't able to generate shots, let alone goals.