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Caps dump Pens in Game Two/Dumoulin hurt

The Washington Capitals have allowed three or less goals in each of their last six games. Most importantly, the Capitals continued to build on their lead rather than cling to it. Washington Capitals goaltender Braden Holtby had a very rough series against the Pittsburgh Penguins previous year. "We're not going to worry about that", he said. Read More »

Messi Sparkles As Unbeaten Barca Seal 25th La Liga Title

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Here we look at the best Opta stats from Barca's outstanding season. "As Valero Rivera [former Barcelona handball player] said, the hard thing is not to win, but to win again, reactivate again, put yourself in the starting box again with the same ambition". Read More »

Wenger rues 'unfortunate' loss at Old Trafford

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Arsenal are having their worst season in the Premier League under Wenger as they languish in sixth place and could even drop to seventh if they don't get back to winning ways before the end of the season. "I have come here for a long, long time and next time someone else will come here and get a hostile reception. It is very classy from them", he said. Read More »

Virat Kohli Reveals Reason For RCB Loss Against KKR

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It was "criminal" to bleed runs like that, Virat Kohli said afterwards. In Bengaluru , Kohli had extra responsibilities on his shoulders as AB de Villiers missed out on the match against KKR due to viral fever. A price of 23/20 on Kolkata is a genuine betting steal , isn't it? Where will Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB ) vs Mumbai Indians (MI), IPL 2018 match be played? KKR cannot afford many more days like that; neither can RCB . Read More »

Mourinho targets more success for United

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Wenger, too received a warm reception from the Manchester United fans as he walked from the tunnel to his seat in the dugout, the Frenchman was grateful for United's pre-match gesture. "The central defence did well today and Maitland-Niles as well". A big negative for United was the sight of Romelu Lukaku limping off early in the second half with what appeared a foot injury after being challenged by Arsenal debutant Konstantinos Mavropanos . Read More »

Boston Bruins: B's jump out to electric start in game 1

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I have been an open doubter of the Golden Knights all season long. "We're not here without the core group", said Cassidy, "but we've supplemented them with some good young players". This will be the series everyone is talking about. Maybe he gets one or two more. A total of 388,397 ERs have been generated over the course of 41 National Hockey League playoff games so far, with traditional fan bases seemingly leading the way. Read More »

Virat Kohli Fined Huge Amount For Slow Over Rate With RCB

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At one time CSK were eyeing 180 for sure. Bravo gets rid well set Evin Lewis for 47. And that close defeat has been the theme for MI in the six games - come close, have a win within hand but lose out. Mumbai Indians take on Chennai Super Kings in the ongoing Indian Premier League at CSK's adopted home ground on Saturday. At the Wankhede in Mumbai earlier this month, CSK had defeated the defending champions by one wicket , and with a ball to spare. Read More »

Jaire Alexander taken by Green Bay

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But two days later he announced he was entering the draft and would skip the TaxSlayer Bowl where Louisville played Mississippi State. The Packers' brass will be busy on Saturday: fourth round selections Nos. Coach Mike McCarthy didn't appear anxious. "I'm glad Green Bay had the faith in me and will give me an opportunity", said Jackson, who enters a competitive situation with the Packers. Read More »

And the No. 1 Pick in the NFL Draft Will Be …

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Both Stoops and Riley believe Cleveland made a great decision in taking Mayfield, and that he is the right choice to bring the Browns back and make them relevant again in the NFL . Corbett can also play guard and tackle. Tim Crouch (1999), Branden Weeden (2012) and Johnny Manziel (2014) were all drafted in the first round by the Browns, and each failed miserably under center in Cleveland. Read More »

Anthony Davis and the Pelicans confident about matching up with the Warriors

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In addition to being content with his family life and career trajectory, he's also about as healthy as he's been in half a decade, and his team is in the playoffs for the first time since 2015. As if the Warriors didn't have enough talent already. New Orleans hung tight with Golden State and eventually took a 21-16 lead on E'Twaun Moore's three-pointer at the 4:41 mark. Read More »

Dinged-up Celtics beat Bucks in Game 7, advance to play 76ers

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But, maybe more than anything, they're going to need Horford to continue to be spectacular at both ends of the court. "Wasn't able to win on the road, but we pushed the series to Game 7 ", Antetokounmpo said. Khris Middleton scored 32, Eric Bledsoe had 23 and Giannis Antetokounmpo had 22 points and nine rebounds for the Bucks. They dispatched the Miami Heat in five games in the first round, a dominant followup to their regular season-ending 16-game win streak. Read More »

Chennai Super Kings look to strengthen control at top of the table

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However, in comparison to Pollard, he has had more balls remaining when he has come into bat. " Mumbai bowled really well in the middle overs". Markande was next in line for Raina as he sent him for a boundary over his head before sending the ball sailing over long-on as CSK scored 91 for 1 off 10 overs. Read More »

Wizards' Lawson among late pickups helping National Basketball Association playoff teams

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Lowry and DeRozan generate a lot of attention for the Raptors , but it's Toronto's depth that made them one of the top teams in the National Basketball Association. He is also compiling 12.2 assists, 5.8 rebounds, 2.6 steals and 1.4 blocks. "Freddie back out there with the guys", DeRozan said. "And then it is up to our front office to add the pieces that they think we need to make our team better, more complete". Read More »

F1: Daniel Ricciardo leaves door open for Hamilton link up

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But Verstappen will continue to push his vehicle to its limits, despite his costly collision with Vettel in China two weeks ago. Speculation that Daniel Ricciardo might move to Ferrari or Mercedes for 2019 is hotting up. "But on the other hand, we still have a bit as well, and this track is a lot about confidence, so if you really feel good in the auto, you can get a bit of lap time as well. Read More »

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On Day 2, the Patriots will have two picks in the second round to play with, as they can once again have a strong day. BC-FBN-Draft-Patriots, 1st Ld-Writethru, 375 Patriots select Georgia OL Wynn , RB Michel in 1st roundEds: APNewsNow. Read More »

Roma legend Totti surprised by Salah's Liverpool form

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But he will be seen as pivotal if Liverpool are to progress in the Champions League semi-finals against Roma. "When he joined from Roma, we expected him to be good but he's gone above and beyond that". The reigning African football of the year was a key figure in the Pharaohs qualification to the forthcoming FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation. The Egypt global who has scored 31 goals in 33 league matches this campaign, could become the highest ever goalscorer in a single Premier ... Read More »

Eagles trade their first-round pick

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Former Gamecock tight end Hayden Hurst was selected 25th overall in the 2018 NFL Draft Thursday night by the Baltimore Ravens , becoming the first USC player taken in the first round since Jadeveon Clowney in 2014. He did it twice. Over the last three seasons, Flacco has failed to finish better than 24th in passer rating. For now, however, he remains the starter. Read More »

Browns select QB Baker Mayfield No. 1 in NFL draft

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Seven former five-star recruits were selected in the first 32 picks, and only one was a quarterback ( Josh Rosen ). Here are the winners and losers of those two picks. I'm also betting that the very late talk of Oklahoma's Baker Mayfield being in play is just talk and perhaps a bluff to entice someone to move up for a trade. Read More »

Saquon Barkley is surprised with a letter from his mom

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Do I have to tell the truth? Barkley was Gettleman's highest-ranked prospect since Peyton Manning in 1998. There's risk involved in every pick, but Gettleman is not considering the notion that taking a running back at No. "And he's a better person than he is a player". "You will never be happy with the pick". Buckle up Browns' fans, you guys are in for a lot of fun and plenty Brett Favre type of plays. Read More »

2018 could be my toughest title fight, says Hamilton By

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His Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel , the championship leader, could manage only 11th. In the biggest flashpoint between the two drivers last season, Vettel suffered a sudden loss of composure and drove into the side of Hamilton while the pair were preparing for a Safety Car restart. Read More »

As expected, Eagles trade out of NFL Draft's first round

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The UCLA quarterback was the first true freshman to start for the Bruins and considered by many as the best pure passer in the draft. Hurst is going to be a productive player and 25 the reach isn't unforgivable. "He's a quarterback through and through", Harbaugh said. "There is a chip on my shoulder". "Both shoulders, yes sir". "I'm not mad. It's just motivation". Read More »

Ryan Shazier Walks, Announces Pittsburgh Steelers Draft Pick

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A lot of family came out. 'I just have to be back out there so everybody can see it. I hope you know and others know I'm not the type of person I was at 14 and 15 that I tweeted so recklessly. Within the past week, CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora tweeted out a rumor that Terrell Edmunds could sneak into the final few picks of the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft . Read More »

Centre not wrong in sending Justice Joseph's name for reconsideration: CJI

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If the reiteration must be done, it must happen immediately". The decision on Justice Joseph triggered a political slugfest between the government and the Opposition and also drew strong reactions from the Bar. The second objection to Joseph's elevation is that his parent high court , Kerala, already has adequate representation in the Supreme Court . Indu Malhotra is now the first woman to become an SC judge directly from the Bar. Read More »

The Cardinals pick... the Rosen one!

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Keim used to say that about a (potential) long-term answer at quarterback. Stanford was Rosen's dream school but the Cardinal never offered because the five-star quarterback from Bellflower (Calif.) St. That is, unless one of the top QBs slip unexpectedly. It is but still it is hard to see the Cardinals giving up a bunch of picks to get there. The best example was a 34-point comeback against Texas A&M in the season opener. Read More »