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Portland's Nurkic out Game 2, Warriors' Durant questionable

On Sunday evening, the Warriors took on the Trail Blazers in a No. 1 vs. McCollum had 41 points, eight rebounds, and one steal while Lillard contributed 34 points five rebounds, three assists, and two steals. "He told me I need to do more calf raises", Green quipped. "I just tried to go out there and be me". So, for all we know, questionable could be probable. Read More

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Garcia eyes British Open after "better late than never" Masters win

Replaying the hole to start the playoff, Garcia piped his drive down the middle while Rose found the pine straw and was forced to punch out. "I can't pick holes in my performance". More than his shotmaking, Garcia said, it was a change in attitude and determination he could win despite setbacks, like bogeys at 10 and 11 to fall two shots back, that brought him the greatest pride. Read More

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Bryce Harper's second homer is a walk-off three-run shot

Bryce Harper's second homer is a walk-off three-run shot

Murphy is hitting at a robust.408 batting clip, while Harper sits at.300 with two homers so far. The Washington Nationals opened their weekend series in style, defeating the Phillies 3-2 in 10 innings on Friday afternoon. PHILLIES KEY TRENDS: The Phillies have dropped 12 of their last 15 road games, are 1-4 in their last five games overall, and are 2-5 in Eickhoff's last seven starts. Read More

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Rod Carew's new heart, kidney came from late NFL player

Rod Carew's new heart, kidney came from late NFL player

Reuland's family didn't know who his heart was given to at first, until friends drew the conclusion after hearing of Carew's transplant and the families got in touch. She asked a doctor for the man's precise age and was told 29 (also Carew's uniform number). 'This is Mary Reuland , ' she said, leaving a voicemail after dialing up Carew's wife, Rhonda. Read More

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Melker Karlsson scores OT victor as Sharks top Oilers in Game 1

Melker Karlsson scores OT victor as Sharks top Oilers in Game 1

The San Jose Sharks and Edmonton Oilers meet Friday in game two of the first round of the National Hockey League playoffs at the Rogers Place . EDMONTON, Alberta There's no question the Sharks need to pay close attention to Edmonton Oilers power forwards Milan Lucic and Patrick Maroon in this opening-round playoff series after they combined to score five goals in the last two meetings between the teams. Read More

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Ibrahimovic inspiration keeps Man United in top-four race

Despite that, more than enough folk on Twitter seemed to think the United boss was asking about the song being sung by the away supporters at that particular moment. Mourinho embraced Shaw and appeared to give him words of encouragement after replacing him with Daley Blind just past the hour mark, and the Portuguese said afterwards that the ex-Southampton man played well. Read More

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US, Mexico and Canada to make joint bid for 2026 World Cup

The 2026 World Cup will be the first to include 48 global teams, an expansion from the current model that sees 32 sides vie for the iconic golden trophy. "Any team, including the supporters and officials of that team, who qualify for a World Cup need to have access to the country, otherwise there is no World Cup", FIFA President Gianni Infantino told reporters . Read More

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Defender Out For Weeks, 3rd Choice Keeper Against West Ham?

Defender Out For Weeks, 3rd Choice Keeper Against West Ham?

Wenger feels his years of guiding the Gunners into the top four will help achieve the same feat this season, even if they are seven points adrift ahead of Wednesday's visit of struggling West Ham. "Mikey (Antonio) is available for tomorrow night and we'll decide today if he's going to start", Bilic told in a news conference on Tuesday. Arsenal have lost just one of their last 17 league meetings with West Ham (W13, D3). Read More

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Rays' Longoria hits 1st home run of new major league season

While three innings into the first game of a 162-game season is obviously far too soon to start writing the Yankees' obit, the early returns are disconcerting to Yankees . "That was a tough at-bat", Sanchez said through a translator. "It's just a night I won't forget", Grichuk said. Ben Zobrist was hit by a pitch from Seung-hwan Oh and Jason Heyward singled before Willson Contreras hit a drive to left for a tying home run . Read More

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Derrick Rose Is Out for the Season (Again)

Derrick Rose Is Out for the Season (Again)

He will be a free agent this summer. This is a developing story. He has had multiple knee problems since his 2010-11 MVP season with the Chicago Bulls. The inability to stay healthy forced the Bulls to deal Rose to the Knicks during the 2016 draft. Rose averaged 18.0 points, 4.4 assists and 3.8 rebounds this season. Read More

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Tar Heels' Maye headlines list of Final Four X-factors

Oregon Spotlight: Dana Altman's team found a way to win the Pac-12 regular season title in one of the conference's most competitive seasons in recent years. Barnes stopped for a few seconds to consider his next words. But two starters in every Gamecocks contest are Canadian senior guard Duane Notice - who has 10.2 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.0 steals a game - and Gabonese sophomore forward Chris Silva, who averages 10.1 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.3 blocks. Read More

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S Korean Kang one back of Fowler

Kang had a bogey-free round of his own with eight birdies entering the 18th hole, but a bogey prevented him from owning a share of the lead. The 28-year-old threw the first pitch at the Houston Astros baseball game following his opening round at the Shell Houston Open. Read More

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Ozil, Sanchez want to stay at Arsenal, says Wenger

When people give interviews in their home countries the interpretation is not what it always what he wanted to say. "I am happy in London and hope to finish my contract there [at Arsenal]", Sanchez said. Alexis Sanchez has been linked with a summer move to Chelsea. He added that he expects both Sanchez and Ozil to be at the club for the forseeable future. Read More

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Daniel Ricciardo handed five-place grid drop for gearbox change

Daniel Ricciardo handed five-place grid drop for gearbox change

Australian Daniel Ricciardo's hopes of scoring a maiden Australian Grand Prix win were dashed before the race even got under way when his Red Bull Racer ground to a halt on the formation lap of the Albert Park circuit. "We were on the back foot already after the crash in qualifying and then today we had an issue during the warm-up lap followed by a second issue in the race". Read More

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OR derails Kansas, lands first Final Four trip since 1939

He has a series of moves that allows him to operate down low, move out defenders and get open shots at the most crucial moments. Dillon Brooks added 17 of his own points and was 7-of-18 from the field. In what might have been the key possession of the game, OR ran down the shot clock before Dorsey put up a 3-point attempt just before the buzzer. On consecutive Sundays, UNC had its NCAA life flash before it, trailing Arkansas by five late before running off the game's last 12 points, ... Read More

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USA Hockey begins contacting potential women's replacements

The women's team has dominated at the World Championship, having won seven of the last nine, in addition to never having not medaled while a member of the Olympic Games. U.S. Democrats' liberal firebrand, Senator Elizabeth Warren of MA, was among those who signed a letter saying USA Hockey is required by law to "provide equitable support and encouragement for participation by women where separate programs for male and female athletes are conducted on a national basis". Read More

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Gonzaga makes resounding statement in earning Final Four berth

Mark Few began getting the question as early as November - and again in December, January and February. They'll need just a little more magic to be the first team into the Final Four. The Zags struggled to find an offensive rhythm against the Mountaineers - who doesn't? - but had it flowing against Xavier. The Musketeers were the lone double-digit seed left in the bracket after knocking off Maryland and Florida State in the first two rounds, setting up their second Sweet 16 game against ... Read More

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House returning to Packers, Jones signs with Vikings

House returning to Packers, Jones signs with Vikings

Jones said Tuesday he would "absolutely" be open to playing tackle if asked to do so. Of the Green Bay Packers' 10 unrestricted free agents heading into free agency, six of them have left town. The 26-year-old Jones spent the 2016 National Football League campaign playing outside linebacker in Green Bay's 3-4 front after playing in the early part of his career as a defensive end. Read More

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Deulofeu happy at Milan despited Barca interest

Deulofeu happy at Milan despited Barca interest

And his displays for Milan earned him a surprise recall by Julen Lopetegui for the World Cup qualifying match at home against Israel and a friendly away to France. The Spain global was left frustrated by another loan spell away from Barcelona - this time with Sevilla - during the 2014/15 campaign, before he joined Everton once more after he completed a £4m permanent move that summer. Read More

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Johnson going for a World Golf Championships sweep

Johnson going for a World Golf Championships sweep

The three players assigned to his round-robin group are PGA champion and former Baylor star Jimmy Walker, two-time major champion Martin Kaymer and former U.S. It brings a non-golf audience into golf. This has been very, very tough for me. Day beat South African Louis Oosthuizen 5&4 in last year's final and won this tournament in 2014 by beating France's Victor Dubuisson in 23 holes when it was held in Arizona. Read More

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Yankees' Didi Gregorius to miss six weeks with shoulder injury

Yankees' Didi Gregorius to miss six weeks with shoulder injury

Gregorius, who was injured during an exhibition game Saturday, likely will not return until May at the earliest, according to NY general manager Brian Cashman. Gregorius bashed a career-high 20 home runs last season after never hitting more than 9 during any of his previous major league campaigns. The Yankees' Didi Gregorius follows through on a sixth-inning home run against the Red Sox at Yankee Stadium on September 27, 2016. Read More

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