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Coming out of the long weekend, Ryan Zimmerman had 65 hits, 33 runs, 14 homers and 40 RBI, while Daniel Murphy had 58 hits, 30 runs and 35 RBI. "I can see how that kind of stands in people's minds, but that's the past, " Strickland said. Giants: Michael Morse , who collided hard with Samardzija during Monday's brawl, was placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list. Harper attributed a scratch to Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon pulling him away from the brawl.
  • Buffon eyes final 'fairytale' with Juventus

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    We are living something spectacular, for quite some time now. They will be playing on the same side of the pitch on Saturday, attacking and defending against each other. "It's going to be very open on both sides". While 11-time champions Madrid possess the competition's sharpest attack, Juve boast its meanest defence, having successively shut down the sparkling attacks of Barcelona and Monaco en route to Cardiff .
  • Jake Guentzel Sets NHL Rookie Record with Game-Winner in Game 2

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    Subban sure isn't letting it show. Predators goalie Pekka Rinne sits on the ice after being scored on by Jake Guentzel in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final . Murray is now 5-1 with a 1.54 GAA and.943 save percentage since returning to the lineup after suffering a lower-body injury in warmups for Game 1 of the Penguins' first-round series against the Blue Jackets.
  • CL Final 2017: Juve's Allegri fires warning at Real Madrid

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    Real arrive in Cardiff already on a high after winning the Spanish title for the first time in five years. Since the reincarnation of Europe's top competition in 1993, no team has ever managed to win the trophy in consecutive years, with AC Milan the last team to do so in 1989 and 1990 when it was the European Cup.
  • 2000 police officers deployed for Champions League final

    2000 police officers deployed for Champions League final

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    All the trophies, and all the victories we've had this year, have been a sort of training for tomorrow. Juventus will play Real Madrid in the Champions League final on Saturday at National Stadium of Wales in Cardiff . Gianluigi Buffon has collected every major prize in club soccer, except the Champions League . Zidane , 44, has already led his team to glory in La Liga, ending a five-year league title drought, as well as the Club World Cup and European Super Cup.
  • Guentzel shines again as Pens pull clear of Preds in Game Two

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    This was the first time this has happened during a Stanley Cup Finals since the National Hockey League began recording shots in 1957-58, and this allowed Nashville to score one in the second. The Predators rallied to tie before Guentzel's go-ahead goal with 3:17 remaining put the Penguins ahead to stay. In Game 2 , those goals game in the form of a backhand in the first period that Guentzel squeezed through the tightest of spaces past Pekka Rinne and a quick shot off a rebound.
  • After a dunkfest in Game 1, Cavs must slow Warriors at rim

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    In 2013, the Heat lost Game 1 of the NBA Finals to the Spurs before recovering to win a thrilling seven game series. When LeBron won it all in the 2012, 2013, and 2016 National Basketball Association seasons, his team loss Game 1 in all three of those Finals series.
  • Tony Adams 'prayed' Arsene Wenger would quit Arsenal after FA Cup win

    Tony Adams 'prayed' Arsene Wenger would quit Arsenal after FA Cup win

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    This means that the 67-year-old's tenure at the North London outfit will extend to at least 23 years. We'll regroup and plan for next season'. "We want to support this way (of playing) all together". "You don't fire good people, you don't fire people who are world-class, you don't fire people who are driven to improve". "We are looking at what we do well and how we can be stronger everywhere".
  • Terry Frei Out at Denver Post After Racial Takuma Sato Tweet

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    Sato secured his - and Japan's - first Indy 500 win at his eighth attempt at the Brickyard after emerging victorious from an 11-lap battle with three-time victor Hélio Castroneves , rookie Ed Jones and Max Chilton. "I apologize to Takuma Sato ", Frei continued. His employer also sent out an apology Sunday before announcing Monday that he was no longer with the paper.
  • Juve must be "fiendish" to beat Real, says Allegri

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    In the return game , Bayern was able to match the first-leg result over 90 minutes. If battle-hardened teams featuring athletes who thrive in pressure situations, and who have all tasted the agony of defeat and bathed in the euphoria of victory is your cup of tea, then Saturday's Champions League final is probably for you.
  • Hamilton: Ferrari has chosen its number one

    Hamilton: Ferrari has chosen its number one

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    But it was shrouded in controversy. Vettel's third win of the season moves him 25 points clear of Lewis Hamilton in this season's title race , as the Briton recovered from 13th on the grid to finish a creditable seventh. "We know that the Ferraris are not bulletproof, they've got things potentially coming up - all the [engine components] they've used or potentially used, so we'll see".
  • Bryan Robson says Alexis Sanchez would be ideal for Manchester United

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    Even though United still have the option of activating his release clause in his contract, it appears that the player is also no longer interested in making the move to Old Trafford . Especially if Zlatan is OK and does stay. Robson said that he's heard that " Mourinho wants Rooney to stay " beyond this summer but in the end it will come down to " how much desire he has got " to play regular football and therefore " only Wayne can make that kind of decision " which is not likely to be an ...