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We haven't played great thus far, but there's no pressure on us. They came out there and took it to us. "No, I feel this is the game we've got to get", he said, "or it's over". A year ago they became the first team in National Basketball Association history to come back from a 3-1 deficit to win the championship. He has been the barometer for Cleveland the past two years around the constant greatness from James .
  • Gennett makes Reds history with 4 homers in game

    Gennett makes Reds history with 4 homers in game

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    It was an honor to witness that". Claimed off waivers from Milwaukee in late March, he began the night with 38 career home runs in five seasons, including three this year. So I've just got to stay there. Do you intentionally let that ball go foul so the runner can not tag upon making the catch? Moustakas hit his team-leading 15th home run against Ken Giles (0-1) with two outs after Salvador Perez singled.
  • White Sox draft Missouri State third baseman Jake Burger

    White Sox draft Missouri State third baseman Jake Burger

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    According to a pre-draft interview, Burger's favorite players were either former White Sox slugger Paul Konerko or former Cardianal Scott Rolen. The 6-foot-2, 220-pound Burger now projects as a third baseman but with limited range some scouts believe his future could be at first base.
  • Another federal appeals court says Trump's travel ban should remain on hold

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    The administration appealed the Fourth Circuit ruling to the Supreme Court , which set a Monday deadline for challengers of the travel ban to deny a request to allow the ban to go into effect immediately. The 4th Circuit found the policy unconstitutional on that basis. He believes the Supreme Court will overturn the Ninth Circuit's decision handed down earlier today by a three-judge panel ( see main story ).
  • Du Plessis: The team let AB down

    Du Plessis: The team let AB down

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    Kohli's side had to win their final Group B fixture at The Oval to avoid an embarrassing exit and they rose to the challenge with a ruthless display. I just feel extremely disappointed with the way we played. "We know this is a game we all want to win and want to go through to the semis". The answer lies in there. "It is always very disappointing when we lose but the way we lost was the most disappointing", de Villiers said.
  • Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes turned a corner with Canadian Grand Prix win

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    If it was plain sailing for the Briton it was anything but for Vettel who suffered front wing damage on lap one which forced him into an early pit stop and meant the Ferrari driver was playing catch up for the remainder of the race. A bigger crash took Felipe Massa and Carlos Sainz out of the race just seconds later. The incident ended both their days and brought out the safety car.At the restart Verstappen attacked Hamilton hard, nearly making a pass that would have changed the race.
  • Vince Young tears hamstring, will miss start of CFL season with Roughriders

    Vince Young tears hamstring, will miss start of CFL season with Roughriders

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    The six-foot-five, 232-pound Young is attempting a comeback with the CFL club. The team didn't realize how serious the injury was until Young underwent a series of medical tests on the hamstring. The Roughriders put Young on their negotiation list February 2 and signed him without any up-front money on a two-year deal, so Saskatchewan easily could part ways with Young if they choose to do so.
  • Dennis Rodman making surprise trip to North Korea

    Dennis Rodman making surprise trip to North Korea

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    Rodman was spotted at Beijing International Airport by CNN but declined to answer questions. Since then, he visited the North on several occasions for what could be seen as "basketball diplomacy". Supreme Leader Kim is a known basketball fan, which is what brought Rodman to North Korea for his first time. Rodman has previously described Kim as a "very good guy", despite claims he lauded the execution of his own uncle.
  • Bacsinszky outlasts Venus, serves up third straight Roland Garros QF

    Bacsinszky outlasts Venus, serves up third straight Roland Garros QF

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    Never mind the 16 double faults, Kristina Mladenovic downed defending champion Garbine Muguruza 6-1 3-6 6-3, sending the Roland Garros crowd into raptures as their darling reached the quarter-finals of the French Open on Sunday. The Czech Republic's Karolina Pliskova, seeded second, beat Carina Witthöft of Germany 7-5, 6-1. Caroline Wozniacki, with two slam finals now the most experienced player left, continued her fine year with a surprise 6-1 4-6 6-2 victory over 2009 victor ...
  • LeBron James picks his dream teammates for 3-on-3 basketball

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    There are only three Golden State players in the top 11 of this list. "They're some special players, and they make some unbelievable plays". Green has played just 133 minutes through four games. Simply put, that won't continue, and the Dubs will win the series 4-1. Four-time NBA MVP LeBron James said keeping Curry from a breakout game is imperative for the Cavs to have any chance at making the first comeback from a 3-0 deficit in NBA playoff history.
  • Explosions at Kabul funeral; 6 deaths reported

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    Yamamoto, who is also the head of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan ( UNAMA ), recognized the constitutional right of those with grievances to express them peacefully in public demonstrations, but reminded those protesting , and also those in a position to protect the protestors, that all have an obligation to avoid violence.