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However, the Brazilian made matters worse by then sarcastically applauding the match officials as he departed the field, leading to an extra game ban. Past precedent suggest Neymar could miss up to four games. "I think the interpretation of the yellow cards is special", said the Barcelona manager.
  • Isaiah Thomas expected to play Game 2, then return home to family

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    Legendary basketball star Charles Barkley is in hot water over his comments about Boston Celtics player Isaiah Thomas grieving the death of his sister at Sunday game. Thomas, now in his sixth season, grew up in Tacoma, Washington, and starred at the University of Washington. His coach, Brad Stevens, had admitted before the game that Thomas was "struggling" but still left the decision as to whether he would play up to the star point guard.
  • Pekka Rinne, Predators beat Blackhawks, 1-0, in Game 1

    Pekka Rinne, Predators beat Blackhawks, 1-0, in Game 1

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    Although the Blackhawks' outshot the Predators by a narrow margin of 30-29, the Predators' speed and physicality prevailed. There's have been way too many sloppy passes, lazy sticks, and lost puck battles, which has led to the Hawks being content keeping things on the perimeter.
  • San Antonio Game Two

    San Antonio Game Two

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    Mike Conley was the only other Grizzlies player in double figures, finishing with 13. The Grizzlies made their first five shots and jumped out to 13 point lead in the first quarter. George thought he should have been the one to get the shot, and, per George, he "talked" to him after the game about that. Games 3 and 4 of the series will be Thursday and Saturday in Memphis, respectively.
  • First Woman To Wear A Boston Bib Races Again, 50 Years Later

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    Discrimination against women in sports has obviously not vanished, but Switzer, Gibb, and other women who have been working to create more opportunities for women in sports have certainly helped make significant progress. "A big man, a huge man, with bared teeth was set to pounce, and before I could react he grabbed my shoulder and flung me back, screaming, "Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers!" She dodged attempts to remove her from the course and finished the race in 4 ...
  • Blues take 3-0 series lead over Wild

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    Teams that take a 2-0 series lead in a best-of-seven series hold an all-time record of 305-48. After defenseman Joel Edmundson scored the overtime victor in Game 1, he found the net in the first period of Game 2 to give the Blues a lead.
  • Jackets' Werenski exits game after puck to face

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    Zach Werenski and Brandon Dubinsky also had goals, and Nick Foligno added two assists. NEW YORK - Alexander Radulov had a goal and an assist to lead Montreal over New York, giving the Canadiens a 2-1 lead in the first-round playoff series.
  • Conte takes blame for Chelsea's defeat at Old Trafford

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    The defeat means Antonio Conte's side are now just four points clear of London rivals Tottenham at the top of the Premier League with six games remaining . They were really poor. But a glance at the fixtures list should ease, if not totally dispel, any nerves afflicting the Stamford Bridge faithful. "There are only six games left, and we are still in a good position".
  • Henrik Lundqvist helps Rangers in win

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    As Alain Vigneault was walking out of the press conference room following Thursday's practice ahead of Game 2, the Rangers coach appeared to crack a joke in French after he finished his session with the French-language media. Michael Grabner added an empty-net goal with 1:10 left. Montreal went 3-0-0 against Lundqvist and the Rangers in the regular season, continuing the trend of the last two seasons in which Carey Price has shone against the Blueshirts while Lundqvist has labored.
  • Demand Arsenal forward Sanchez not motivated by money

    Demand Arsenal forward Sanchez not motivated by money

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    And Merson believes Sanchez's arrival at Stamford Bridge would give Chelsea an impressive replacement if Eden Hazard is sold to Real Madrid, as reports in Spain have suggested is a possibility. Wenger has stated on numerous occasions in the past when their top players have been linked to their rivals that they will not be sold, but they were eventually.
  • Kids learn then search for Easter eggs at Animal Egg Hunt

    Kids learn then search for Easter eggs at Animal Egg Hunt

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    Tyler had a tiger painted all across his face and a bucket full of sweet treats he snagged during the egg hunt. "For children with mobility issues we have an egg hunt with fishing poles and magnets on a blacktopped flat surface to accommodate their wheelchairs", Burns Harbor council member Marcus Rogala explained.