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The Canadiens are at their best when their best player, goalie Carey Price , is on his game and gives them the confidence to win low-scoring games. "Everybody has a clean slate and a great opportunity in front of them to make a difference and an impact in the playoffs", coach Alain Vigneault said.
  • Spurs to fight for 'every single ball' at Burnley - Pochettino

    Spurs to fight for 'every single ball' at Burnley - Pochettino

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    Chelsea lost to Crystal Palace, as Tottenham secured a win, as it looks Chelsea could be beaten to the title with just nine games remaining. And Pochettino insists his men must keep on believing that they can overhaul Chelsea . He added: "Eighty per cent of their players have experienced the pressure". "The test was mental". Tottenham should again walk away with all three points.
  • Spurs pound Bournemouth 4-0 in EPL

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    Spurs have now cut the gap behind league leaders Chelsea to four points, with the Blues to play their game in hand away to Manchester United on Sunday. Midfielder Dan Gosling remains a doubt after suffering a setback to his recovery from a knee problem. However, while Spurs will inevitably be disappointed should they not overhaul their rivals, there should be nothing but excitement in the stands given the level of performances their team have been producing, with Dele Alli the pick of a ...
  • Banged-up Yankees limp home after 2-4 start on road

    Banged-up Yankees limp home after 2-4 start on road

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    All of the talk had been that whoever the fifth starter would be wouldn't be needed until Sunday due to off days. Yankees flamethrower Luis Severino (0-0, 7.20 ERA) will oppose Rays' righty Matt Andriese (0-0, 9.00 ERA). Mitchell (1-0) got four outs for the win, and Aroldis Chapman retired two batters for the first save of his second Yankees' stint. Pineda, who gave up four runs over 3 2/3 innings in a loss against Alex Cobb at Tampa Bay last week, started 15 of his first 18 batters ...
  • Brendan: my Celtic team would make Prem top six

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    Scott Sinclair opened the scoring on 24 minutes with a quick exchange with Patrick Roberts before driving a fierce shot into the back of the net. To win a pressure game like that as convincingly as we did is an absolute remarkable achievement by the players.
  • Jang grabs solo lead at LPGA Lotte Championship

    Jang grabs solo lead at LPGA Lotte Championship

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    In Gee Chun, the 2015 U.S. Women's Open champ, was 12 under after a 65. "I was able to hole some longer putts on my front nine. It's kind of a bonus". Jang birdied her 17th hole early Friday to claim the second-round lead, then had "some real good food my dad cooked up" before teeing off in the third round.
  • NBA Predictions: Will the Cavs cover in Game 1 vs

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    Those are they types of plays we have to take away. They lost their final four regular-season games - one to an Atlanta team resting all its starters - and surrendered the No. I guess it follows us, but we somehow manage to keep it altogether. The Cavaliers will try to break their current four-game losing streak in Game 1 against the Indiana Pacers (+6600 to win the East), with Cleveland at an 83.3 percent chance to win the series according to PredictionMachine.com .
  • Aaron Hernandez Acquitted in 2012 Double Murder

    Aaron Hernandez Acquitted in 2012 Double Murder

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    Prosecutors allege that was Hernandez, who was apparently upset and felt disrespected when one of the men bumped into him and spilled his drink inside the nightclub. But Suffolk County's district attorney Daniel Conley said he was "disappointed" with the result. The Boston Globe reported that when asked about the laws concerning immunized witnesses , Judge Locke said that they could not convict Aaron Hernandez of the double-murder based exclusively on the testimony of an immunized ...
  • Ex-Patriots TE Aaron Hernandez acquitted of double murder

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    Hernandez's conviction in Lloyd's killing will automatically be reviewed by the state Supreme Judicial Court. His defense attorney said he was "delighted" and that Hernandez was "relieved" about the verdict. "He wanted his victims to see it coming". Conley said prosecutors would not go after Bradley in the killings because they believe they already charged the right person.
  • Harry Kane back and firing as Tottenham overpower Bournemouth

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    At the club, he is known as " Golazo ", according to Mauricio Pochettino; a Spanish term that essentially translates as "screamer" - as in, screaming goal. "I knew how good a performance that was, it was not just the result itself, " the Bournemouth boss said. Tottenham have not been this far ahead of Arsenal in the table since May 1963 but manager Pochettino insists he is more concerned about catching Premier League leaders Chelsea .
  • Russia Relations May Be At An 'All-Time Low'

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    Assad claimed those images - which emerged from numerous sources inside Syria - were all "fake". No communications that confirmed Russian involvement were intercepted, according to the official, however, he did say that it was likely due to the Russians being more careful in their communications, CNN reported.
  • Heung-Min Son: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp urged to sign Tottenham star

    Heung-Min Son: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp urged to sign Tottenham star

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    Posting on his personal Instagram account , former Liverpool midfielder Thompson claimed "huge pressure" had been relieved from Klopp's shoulders regarding his tactical nous. Firmino also came off the bench during the game against Mark Hughes' side, with the 25-year-old winning the game with a stunning volley on 72 minutes.