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Sports NBA Playoffs Recap: Philadelphia vs. Miami Betting Odds
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Redick scored 28 points and Ben Simmons posted a near triple-double (17 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds) as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Miami Heat 130-103 in Game 1 of their first-round National Basketball Association playoff series at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Saturday.

Sports Liverpool 3-0 Bournemouth: The trident delivers
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It was a attractive Anfield day for football and the home side echoed that, opening the scoring with Sadio Mane before Mohamed Salah's header ended any hopes of a Bournemouth revival, Roberto Firmino adding a third late on. Virgil van Dijk narrowly cleared the crossbar with a drive from distance; however, chances were proving more hard to come by as Bournemouth regrouped.

Sports Kenya's women's rugby sevens team hopes to learn from China
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The team's performance in Hong Kong showed that they have closed the gap on continental rivals South Africa - except in one area, fitness. Any hopes South Africa might have had of making the semi-finals were well and truly dashed as the Canadians beat them 29-0 before the New Zealanders humiliated them 41-0.

Sports CWG: Aggressive Saina clinches women's singles gold; Srikanth settles for silver
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In a high-octane clash between the two Indian medalists, Saina took charge of the game in the last lap, sealing a 21-18, 23-21 victory in the all-Indian finals on the last day of the Games. Down 14-18, Saina rebounded to make it 19-19 in an engrossing display of shuttle skills and temperament in which her superior attitude preyed on Sindhu's apparent weaknesses.

Sports Wizards vs. Raptors live results: Score updates and highlights to Game 1
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User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Not too long after the game's tip, Drake appeared in his usual courtside seat along Toronto's sideline, the flawless spot to encourage his beloved Raptors and taunt his National Basketball Association friends from other teams.

Sports Julius Malema Lashes The ANC For Its Treatment Of Mam' Winnie
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DA chairperson of the federal council‚ James Selfe‚ had earlier said de Lille would have to explain herself but the EFF's Floyd Shivambu accused the party of targeting De Lille. "We would have had no problem at all in [her] attending the rally to express condolences with the Madikizela family". De Lille concluded by referring to Winnie Mandela as not only the mother of the nation, but the flower of the nation as well.

Sports Thompson, Durant Help Warriors Beat Spurs In Playoff Game 1: Highlights
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You guys already know, over the last month or so, our defense has been subpar. "Last few games, we cared". "They're going to bring out the best in us, or they're going to completely expose us", Kerr said Friday of the Spurs. As it stands Lakers and Warriors have so far played nine matches each with the former having seven wins while Warriors have six. This year, it makes sense to tune in right from the start.

Sports Oklahoma City Thunder slam broadcaster for 'cotton-picking' comment
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Davis used the term to describe Westbrook's play in the second quarter, while the superstar point guard was on his way to becoming the first National Basketball Association player to average a triple-double in two seasons. "It is with great remorse and humility that I accept this suspension for the insensitive words I used during Wednesday's broadcast". "While unintentional, I understand and acknowledge the gravity of the situation.

Sports RBC Heritage-Final Round Schedule,121
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He was the talk of golf two weeks back with his stunning play-off win at Houston Open where he made a 20-foot birdie putt on the 72nd hole to force a shootout, then beat Beau Hossler on the first extra hole to gain entrance to Augusta National.

Sports Place Your Bet On Grand National With Coral
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In an attritional affair that saw numerous 40-runner field fail to complete, David Mullins led for a long way on his father Willie on Pleasant Company , who jumped superbly the whole way around the four-mile-plus course but couldn't hold off the fast-finishing Tiger Roll after he loomed upsides him before two out.

Sports Early blitz sees Burnley beat Leicester and close in on European football
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Leicester will be looking for their third win in five league games when they visit Turf Moor and Puel insists that his team remains united, despite suggestion of player unrest. "Our story is still about getting as many points as we can get". They are now eighth in the league but a win against Burnley on Saturday could move them to within three points of Sean Dyche's side.

Sports Seahawks Sign Kicker Sebastian Janikowski
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Seattle also signed former Jaguars kicker Jason Myers, the only other kicker now on their roster, in January. Running back J.D. McKissic and defensive lineman Quinton Jefferson signed their exclusive rights free agent contracts for the 2018 season.

Sports Liverpool vs Bournemouth, Premier League
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The midfielder missed Tuesday's Champions League clash with Manchester City due to suspension. "When we lost the ball we were like lions, coming back with counter pressing, that obviously makes life uncomfortable for the other side", said Klopp , whose side have now scored 78 league goals this season.

Sports Benjamin Mendy steps up comeback by playing for Manchester City Under-23s
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Both the players are said to be unhappy with the lack of game time. They won, via a solitary goal and went on to lift the trophy after an enthralling tournament (which saw the two greatest semi-finals in the history of the competition, a 4-3 win and a 3-3 draw on a sun-kissed Saturday afternoon in April, which saw me and my friends glued to the TV).

Sports City bounce back with impressive destruction of Spurs
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In their must-win match against Liverpool , their defenders had a terrible night where their mistakes cost them the game. We need to be consistent during the whole season and be the best team like Manchester City are doing today. "I will not complain", he said. " Harry Kane and Aguero, I said before, they are strikers that play number nine", he said via Metro . The Tottenham goalkeeper could not atone for his rashness by denying Gundogan, who coolly converted as he did from 12 ...

Sports Warriors taking on Spurs in Game 1 of NBA Playoffs
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Still, each juggernaut remains the favourite to come out of their conference. The Warriors are just vastly more athletic and it allows them to create matchups and opportunities that work for them. ET. The injury, which Curry suffered on March 23 (Mar. 24, PHL time ), has kept him out of the lineup since then. Curry is scheduled to be re-evaluated Saturday yet Kerr noted that "he's not close to playing".

Sports Newcastle United v Arsenal
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While the Spaniard will surely receive offers in the summer, as he has during his Newcastle reign before, and there will come a breaking point in his relationship with Ashley, blindly assuming he will walk away from his current job shows a lack of understanding of Benitez and his bond with the club, the fans and the city, despite not having permanent residency there.

Sports Valencia coach Marcelino wary of Barcelona backlash
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The win at the Camp Nou, which was more comfortable than the scoreline suggested, also eases fears that Tuesday's Champions League collapse against Roma could affect Barcelona's march to the league title. Dani Parejo gave Valencia brief hope with an 87th-minute penalty. Club-record signing Coutinho then delivered an outswinging corner from which Samuel Umtiti headed in Barca's second in the 51st minute, shortly after Gerard Pique had saved Umtiti's blushes by clearing a shot from ...

Sports Bale's relationship with Zidane set to hit the rocks
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Gareth Bale could only leave Real Madrid for another "giant club, " according to his former boss Chris Coleman. Bale moved to Madrid after an awesome year with Tottenham in 2013, but has struggled to consistently find that form since moving to the Spanish capital.

Sports NASCAR moves up start time of Bristol Cup race
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Rain in the forecast at Bristol Motor Speedway means earlier racing - hopefully. BETTER LATE THAN NEVER: Brad Keselowski was in his trailer Friday afternoon when he heard the roar of cars running around the track . During his rookie year in 2005, he posted finishes of 28th and 33rd. It was his second pole of the season, his second at Bristol and the 29th of his premier-series career.

Sports Mets announce catcher Travis d'Arnaud will undergo Tommy John Surgery
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Suffice it to say, it's been a devastating 48 hours for the Mets , who just days ago were counting on d'Arnaud and Plawecki to shoulder the entirety of their catching work in 2018. Realmuto . Last season, he missed about three weeks with a bone contusion when his wrist struck the bat of the Phillies' Aaron Altherr while making a throw to second base.

Sports Mary Kom to be India's flagbearer at CWG Closing Ceremony
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Two minutes from the end of the match, India claimed a field goal after Akashdeep thought nudged home but a video referral by England was upheld saying there was a obstruction for the goalkeeper to react. However, it resulted in causing injury to Vandana Kataria as Gurjit Kaur's furious hit rebounded off the England custodian's pads and hit Vandana on her forehead.

Sports Wrighty: Mourinho wants to sell Martial ahead of Man Utd teammate Rashford
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It's claimed the United players had discovered that City's players had already booked tables at restaurants that evening to celebrate their title success, to which one United player is alleged to have said: "Booked tables have you?" The 54-year-old was also quick to point out that since he was appointed United manager Rashford has actually featured in more games than any other player.

Author: 0 Tottenham Hotspur Eyeing Win Over Wounded Manchester City

Spurs away will be another hard test for Pep Guardiola's men, who will be looking to lift the Premier League trophy as soon as possible to erase the memory of their recent losses to their close neighbours Manchester United and Liverpool .

Sports Carragher reveals why Salah HAS to be named Player of the Year
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Since his summer move to the Merseyside outfit, the 25-year-old has been in sensational form for Jurgen Klopp's side with 39 goals across all competitions, including 29 efforts to top the Premier League goalscorers' chart. Chelsea midfielder N'Golo Kante won the 2016-17 player of the year award, while Tottenham's Dele Alli was voted best young player for the second season in a row.

Sports Kings-Doughty-Suspended, 1st Ld-Writethru,476
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Officials break up a scuffle between Vegas Golden Knights players and the Los Angeles Kings during Game 1 of an NHL hockey first-round play-off series in T-Mobile Arena Wednesday, April 11, 2018. The Golden Knights find themselves in an enviable position - all they have to do is just play the way that they did in the first game and they should have a chance to win Game 2 of the series.

Sports Wrestler Vinesh Phogat wins CWG gold
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Vinesh Phogat is Haryanvi wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat's niece, and cousins of wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari - both of them won gold in the 55 kilogram category in the Commonwealth Games. Sumit defeated Pakistan's Tayab Raza 10-4 in a dramatic final bout. Sumit was scheduled to face Sinivie Boltic of Nigeria, but Boltic gave Sumit a walkover.

Sports April 10 CONCACAF Champions semis - Red Bull bows
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With a chance to play in the final on the line, Miguel Herrera's side will need at least two goals and will look to avoid conceding a precious away goal to Toronto. The Red Bulls had a 20-1 advantage in shots, and Chivas goalkeeper Rodolfo Cota made eight saves before a crowd of 23,623 that featured plenty of Chivas fans.

Sports Sridevi One Of The Best I've Worked With: Shekhar Kapur
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Lakshwadweep to Ladakh, the 65th National Film Award winners' list encompassed cinematic gems from the length and breadth of India , with an Assamese film Village Rockstars walking away with the Best Feature Film title after almost three decades.

Sports 'Jersey Day' For Humboldt Broncos Spreads Across Canada
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It's tough to go through something like this because the hockey community is so small", Starr said. This is not the first time a Saskatchewan hockey team has felt the devastation of a crash, in 1986, four members of the Swift Current Broncos were killed in a bus crash.

Sports EPL clubs say no to VAR debut next season
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They also asked for a greater emphasis on communicating VAR decisions to spectators, one of the most strident complaints against the technology to this point. "It's not ideal in the moment". "The clubs recognised and are grateful for the substantial developments made by PGMOL Managing Director Mike Riley and his team".

Sports Arsenal vs Atletico in Europa semis
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Atletico's possible opponents in Friday's semi-final draw are Salzburg , Arsenal and Marseille . Diego Simeone admits that it is "important" Atletico Madrid go all the way in the Europa League this season to give striker Fernando Torres the ideal send-off.

Sports Crosby hat trick helps Penguins rout Flyers
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Since the Flyers tried to prohibit Crosby from playing with the puck, he simply didn't. The defensemen in front of Murray turned Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds into a bystander. Good luck with that. How They Lose: Despite Letang's return to full strength, the Penguins have been weak defensively, ranking in the bottom third of the league in goals against.

Sports Games - Semanya, Cheptegei double up as class shows on Gold Coast
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Caster Semenya led the field from the very beginning as she claimed her second gold medal in the 2018 Commonwealth Games at Australia's Gold Coast by dominating the women's 800m. Another England pair, Matthew Dixon and Noah Williams, took silver with 399.99 points. In a dramatic finish in the 3000m steeplechase, Olympic and world champion Conseslus Kipruto won in a meet record 8 minutes, 10.08 seconds to lead a sixth consecutive Kenyan sweep of the medals in that event at the Commonwealth ...

Sports Xi Jinping to visit PH in November
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Clearly, US President Trump believes that his Administration's trade threats against China are working and now there is talk of plans to focus on new tariffs and possible blocks to Chinese tech investment in the US. And the commitment appeared to respond to a Monday gripe from Trump, who tweeted "When a vehicle is sent to the United States from China, there is a Tariff to be paid of 2 1/2%".

Sports Jose Mourinho reveals transfer plans amid Rashford and Martial unrest
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Mourinho only offered "dry answers", however. Martial, meanwhile, has started 16 Premier League games but none since February, although he has been sidelined due to injury, with both forwards hoping to be selected for the World Cup. And a dry answer is only 11 can start the match and we are 22. While only Romelu Lukaku has played more than the 43 games the England global has started for his club, just 22 of those have come from the beginning of games.

Sports Charlotte Hornets fire coach Steve Clifford
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Kemba Walker will also enter the final year of his deal next season, and after Michael Jordan's odd trade deadline comments, it's reasonable to assume that the Hornets may consider dealing him and moving onto a rebuilding process of some manner.

Sports Verstappen will not change approach despite Hamilton clash
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F1 cars are the pinnacle of racing technology and we have two pairs of pit passes up for grabs for you to see how it all works in amongst the action and behind the scenes. "We spent a bit of time during the first session today working on the setup of the vehicle in order to understand it better", explained Verstappen .

Sports The Seattle Seahawks
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The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback has been a free agent since he ignited the controversy when he began kneeling during the national anthem in the 2016 season as a protest against police brutality. Nonetheless, a provide accustomed to the state of affairs says the Seahawks significantly questioned Kaepernick's Nationwide Anthem intentions. No NFL team has signed him.

Sports Dez Bryant Confirms Cowboys to Release Him
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Bryant is now an unrestricted free agent and will likely not be short of options in terms of finding a new team. The 29-year-old had a cap hit of over $16 million for the 2018 season and he certainly isn't the receiver he once was. Players like Alabama's Calvin Ridley, Maryland's D.J. Moore and SMU's Courtland Sutton will be interesting to the Cowboys if they're available when Dallas goes on the clock with the 19th pick.

Sports Europa League semi-finals: Atlético Madrid to face Arsenal
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However, Atletico held on to progress on aggregate after their striker Antoine Griezmann missed a hatful of chances and will take their place in Friday's semi-final draw. The Gunners, 4-1 up after the first leg, were trailing 2-0 in Moscow before Danny Welbeck and Aaron Ramsey scored late goals to seal a 6-3 aggregate win.

Sports Bayern appoint new head coach to replace Heynckes
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Real, who have won the competition 12 times, reached the semi-finals by fighting off a remarkable Juventus comeback before Ronaldo scored a late penalty to give them a 4-3 win on aggregate. Former Bayern Munich Dutch manager, Louis Van Gaal revealed on Thursday that Bayern Munich are the favorites to win the UEFA Champions League title.

Sports I Gave My Hundred Percent Says Babita Who Won Silver
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This pushes India's total medal tally in the Games to 38, including 17 gold, nine silver and 12 bronze medals. India have 14 gold, seven silver and 10 bronze medals thus far. Another takedown just after the break earned him the win and a place in the final. Saikhom Mirabai Chanu (48 kg), Khumukcham Sanjita Chanu (53kg), Sathish Sivalingam (77kg), Venkat Rahul Ragala (85kg) and Punam Yadav (69kg) were golden candidates in this disciplines.

Sports Lynx draft Gophers star guard Wagner
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Former Gopher's star Lindsay Whalen has been named the new head coach. The WNBA regular season begins in early May and runs through mid-August. At 35 - she'll be 36 in May - Whalen is near the end of her pro career. She has excelled at everything she has ever done in her life because she's unflappable, determined and has a legendary work ethic. She replaces Marlene Stollings, who left Minnesota after four years to take over the program at Texas Tech .

Sports Bruins, Maple Leafs back at it, with memories of 2013
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Wingels elbowed Marner in the corner midway through the third, leading to Kadri's five-minute major and game misconduct. For each playoff game, the Jets sold off an additional 1,200 tickets, ensuring 500 tickets per game were left over for the general public when the online box office opened to all fans.