• Alan Jackson Performing Before Game Three Of Stanley Cup Final

    Alan Jackson Performing Before Game Three Of Stanley Cup Final

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    He got the Predators to this point and went into the series as an MVP favorite, but allowed four goals on 11 shots in Game 1 and then got the hook in Game 2 . Numerous key players who contributed to the team's growth over the past decade are gone now - guys like Shea Weber, Patric Hornqvist , and Ryan Suter who were either traded away or left via free agency.
  • LeBron James: 'Got to figure out how to combat' Kevin Durant, Warriors

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    The rest of the Cavaliers , however, did not give the Cavs' two stars the help they needed. They had the best offense all season. Before his late February knee injury, it could be argued Durant was a top-three MVP candidate with his improved defense combined with an efficient offensive repertoire that was already unfair and impossible to defend.
  • Hobbling Root fires England to easy win over Bangladesh

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    Roy's miserable run of form spans four single-figure scores in his last five ODI innings and an ongoing sequence of 11 attempts for various teams without a single half-century. "He's been very good when he's come in". The most recent title at the title came at the last tournament in 2013, when India clinched a rain-affected final at Edgbaston.
  • Langer makes history with Senior PGA win

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    When play resumed after the delay, Langer grinded out three straight pars in the teeth of the wind before starting his birdie run. Equally Langer has never performed to his full potential on courses where long bombers control the par-fives.
  • Andy Murray battles into third round

    Andy Murray battles into third round

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    Del Potro had felt an issue with his groin against Almagro, but hopes he can recover in time for his match with the Brit. After slamming his water bottle to the clay in frustration, Almagro returned to his chair - and was joined by del Potro, who hung around and offered words of encouragement to the new dad, whose son was born earlier this year.
  • Penguins take 2-0 Stanley Cup lead with win over Predators

    Penguins take 2-0 Stanley Cup lead with win over Predators

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    The Penguins lost Game 3 in San Jose, 3-2 in overtime, but the experience of how they handled their situation, being up two games, and how they controlled their demeanor and sharpened their focus despite being two wins away from winning the Stanley Cup is what matters to them now.
  • Hahn's 64 gives him Byron Nelson lead entering final round

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    But he acknowledged that collecting a trophy because of Day's playoff blunder, rather than his own birdie, "was not the way I wanted to win". Horschel and Day both missed their birdie chances at 18 well left of the hole, and each player tapped in their pars to take the tournament to a playoff.
  • Murray Muddles Through; Nadal, Djokovic On Tap Friday at French Open

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    In a moving conclusion on Court Two, Del Potro sat next to a sobbing Almagro , offering him water while patting the head of the inconsolable 31-year-old. And I also hit a lot of balls out there, more than the first-round match. "I came here to win the matches", Kvitova said. "I wish a good recovery to Nico".
  • England's Woakes out of Champions Trophy

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    ENGLAND all-rounder Chris Woakes has been ruled out for rest of Champions Trophy after picking up a side strain in the win over Bangladesh . On top of the injury concerns, England will be hoping that Jason Roy gets a score at the top of the order sooner rather than later.
  • F1 great Alonso to start 5th in Indy 500 debut

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    They face charges of robbery and resisting arrest. While they were ordering with the windows down, two guys approached them at gunpoint and put a gun on Dixon's head and asked him for his wallet and his phone. One suspect was taken to Marion County Holding at Eskenazi Hospital while the other went to the local juvenile detention centre. It's the third time Dixon, the 2008 Indy 500 victor, has started first in the race.