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ET as the centerpiece to its loaded spring schedule. He believes that he and Joshua are a carbon copy of each other but said that his obsession about wanting to win and getting his hand raised could be the difference between winning and losing on that night.
  • Zidane on Real Madrid derby draw: Tough game to assess

    Zidane on Real Madrid derby draw: Tough game to assess

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    The result moves Madrid three points clear of champions Barcelona, who face Malaga at La Rosaleda later on Saturday. Griezmann's late intervention ensured some measure of revenge for Atletico after losing out to Real on penalties in last year's Champions League final.
  • Doc Rivers lays into reporter after the Clippers lose to Utah

    Doc Rivers lays into reporter after the Clippers lose to Utah

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    Jazz coach Quin Snyder was vague Sunday when asked about the timetable for Gobert's return. Meanwhile, playing just one backup point guard has been a rarity for the Jazz in recent weeks but Shelvin Mack was the only one to get the nod from Snyder on Saturday, with Dante Exum yet to experience his first playoff game.
  • Roger and Rafa roll back the years

    Roger and Rafa roll back the years

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    Federer, who sat out the second half of 2016 with a knee problem, now owns three trophies since January, when he started it all as he beat Nadal in an epic Australian Open final. "If I'm not healthy, I won't be in these finals with Rafa", he said . "Wimbledon has to be the biggest goal now", the world No. 4 told reporters after beating Nadal to secure his third hard-court title of the year.
  • Dwane Casey rips Raptors for lackluster Game 1 effort

    Dwane Casey rips Raptors for lackluster Game 1 effort

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    They've also had big, defense-first point guards who have been unable to rein in Kyle Lowry . He was a player for the New Jersey Nets when they beat Toronto in 2007 and the coach of the Brooklyn Nets when they upset the Raptors in seven games in 2014.
  • Serbia into Davis Cup semis after doubles win vs. Spain

    Serbia into Davis Cup semis after doubles win vs. Spain

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    Maybe it is a sign of the times when we start to look upon Edmund as a bit of a veteran of away Davis Cup ties. And in November 2015 he led the team to their first Davis Cup title in 79 years with victory over Belgium, before another semi-final appearance in 2016.
  • Grieving Thomas leads all scorers in loss to Bulls

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    Thomas did not address the media afterward, but his teammates said emotion tailed him throughout the day. He dropped a game-high 33 points in 38 minutes, all with the words "R.I.P. He's such a competitor, such a good kid. And I think ultimately, we all just tried to do our part and let him know we were thinking about him . The Celtics got an out-of-this-world performance from the one player that very rightfully could've been disengaged.
  • Minnesota Wild face brick wall in Blues goalie Jake Allen, lose

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    They know they have put themselves in a very good position by winning those two games on the road. Just in regular season games we have with them, they're always close and back and forth. The Blues received another goal from Joel Edmundson in game 2, blasting a shot home from the point. One goal was all Edmonton needed, and they got it from unexpected offensive powerhouse Zack Kassian with 10 minutes to play.
  • The North Carolina Tar Heels Are Your 2017 NCAA Mens National Champs

    The North Carolina Tar Heels Are Your 2017 NCAA Mens National Champs

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    He had to shoot three-foot half-hooks or bank shots, and he just happened to miss, with the ball rolling agonizingly off the rim. But he made just 1 of 8 from the field against North Carolina. From the ACC tournament to this final Monday night, it howled with snarls from Duke, Arkansas and Kentucky. He hit only two shots the entire night, nothing in the final 13 minutes.
  • Ohio gas prices slip, staying under national average

    Ohio gas prices slip, staying under national average

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    Gas prices are still climbing in northern New England. The Energy Information Administration recently forecast that retail gas will cost an average of $2.46 a gallon from April through September, up from $2.23 a gallon over the summer of 2016.
  • Craig Shakespeare calls for Foxes to be streetwise against Atletico Madrid

    Craig Shakespeare calls for Foxes to be streetwise against Atletico Madrid

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    He scored his side's only goal in Wednesday night's 1-0 Champions League win over Leicester City, putting Atletico Madrid in pole position to reach the semi-finals. "He's 26, which is a very good age to develop your game and to decide if you want to be a good player or a top player", explained Torres. "The situation was different because when Rafa [Benitez] left and [Javier] Mascherano left and [Xabi] Alonso left, all the promises the owners made to the team were not true ".