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Highlights of Friday's National Hockey League games

Highlights of Friday's National Hockey League games

The two teams will reconvene in Edmonton Wednesday night in the fourth game of the series. Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and an assist, and Rickard Rakell , Chris Wagner and Ryan Kesler also scored for An...

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Concussed Crosby skates with Penguins, no word on return

The Pittsburgh Penguins had to overcome the absence of injured star center Sidney Crosby. "Some games we win blocking shots and killing penalties". The Capitals are averaging 3.2 goals per game and ar...

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Colorado's Marquez has no-hitter through 6 innings vs. Cubs

That's how electric his command was. The 21-year-old rookie is hitting an incredible.320/.393/.680 with five home runs and 15 RBI in his first 56 PA. I know this was the only 31st game of the year wit...

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Juventus beats Monaco 2-1 to reach Champions League final

Monaco's only hope is their own ability to get goals in bunches, although even a team as free-scoring as this one will struggle to break down Juve's savvy defence. The French side nearly got off to...

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Curry's 30 lead Warriors to sweep after 121-95 win over Jazz

It allowed the Warriors to seize momentum in the fourth quarter. The Warriors went on a 6-0 run to end the period leading 93-79. Lost in all these good times has been a signature Klay Thompson g...

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Turris' OT goal gives Senators 3-2 series lead over Rangers

Since then Ottawa has traveled to NY for two games, which the Rangers ended up taking both games 4-1. NEW YORK (AP) - While New York stars Rick Nash and Chris Kreider receive playoff-level att...

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Durant scores 38 points, Warriors beat Jazz to take 3-0 lead

Durant shot 15-of-26 from the field, including a team-high four three-pointers. This evening only three players (KD, Curry, Iguodala) met that benchmark. An additional glance at those graphics above r...

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Wizards forward Oubre ejected for bowling over Olynyk

Wizards forward Oubre ejected for bowling over Olynyk

Michael noted, "The league office reviews all flagrants and has the option to upgrade or downgrade fouls and levy additional fines or suspensions and will take into account Oubre's contact with an off...

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Capitals rally past Penguins in Game 5 to avoid elimination

Alex Ovechkin added an insurance score immediately after and suddenly the Capitals had two goals in 27 seconds after trailing for most of the game. We have to go out there and give him support and han...

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Corey Kluber: Kluber (back) likely headed to the 10-day DL

RHP Danny Salazar (2-2, 4.34) and Kansas City Royals RHP Jason Hammel (0-3, 6.65) will commence the weekend festivities on Friday at 8:15 p.m. ET from Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. This week, N...

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Warriors eliminate Jazz with 121-95 Game 4 win

The Warriors kept pace with defending champion Cleveland in what has appeared like an inevitable third straight NBA Finals matchup. The Warriors have committed 11.5 turnovers per 100 possessions t...

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Commissioners association OKs December football signing day

Commissioners association OKs December football signing day

The Collegiate Commissioners Association announced on Monday that beginning this year, high school football prospects can sign their National Letters of Intent during an early 72-hour window. "Of cour...

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James helps Cavs hold off Pacers, earn sweep into 2nd round

Corey Kluber gets the start for the Indians, who dropped two of three games to the White Sox in the season-opening homestand. "Those first two games, the first one was kind of a feel-out game", Lue ...

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LeBron James scores 35 points, Cavaliers sweep Raptors

So it's come as little surprise that tempers have flared between them in the crucible of a seven-game playoff series, with a trip to the Eastern Conference finals on the line for the victor. Celtics: ...

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Mets suspend Harvey for violating team rules; Wilk to start

Harvey can appeal the suspension. Harvey and the Mets have been at odds for a while and this incident may be a crossroads in the relationship. He was subject to criticism over indicating he woul...

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Rangers top Senators 4-1, tie series 2-2

The 5-4 overtime win put Ottawa ahead three games-to-two in the Eastern Conference semi-final, with Game 6 scheduled for Tuesday night in NY. We played with speed, emotion and determination. While the...

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IPL 2017: Man of mystery Sunil Narine continues all-round transformation

His fifty came off 15 balls , the joint quickest in the tournament's history. This is a record score for the first 6 overs in IPL history. RCB, on the other hand, continue to linger at the bottom o...

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Nepal wants to limit age for Everest after 85-year-old dies

Min Bahadur Sherchan died at Everest base camp on Saturday and his body was airlifted to the capital Kathmandu . The cause of death has still not been established, and the results of the postmortem w...

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Always Dreaming wins 2017 Kentucky Derby

Always Dreaming wins 2017 Kentucky Derby

Coming off the far turn, Battle of Midway and Irish War Cry offered their challenges, briefly threatening to turn this Derby into a battle royal, but Velazquez had not yet called upon Always Dreaming ...

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Bundy earns 5th victory as Orioles beat White Sox 6-5

Bundy earns 5th victory as Orioles beat White Sox 6-5

That's meant tough times for Covey, who has six or more earned runs in three of his last four starts. The Orioles gave me the opportunity, but now I'm with the White Sox and I'm doing a good job. ...

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Cardinals place Piscotty on DL with hamstring injury

Cardinals place Piscotty on DL with hamstring injury

The Cardinals regained the lead at 4-3 in the bottom of the third as Matt Carpenter walked and raced to third on Jedd Gyorko's single to right. The Cardinals went up 3-0 in the second, getting o...

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Ruthless England thrash woeful Ireland in first ODI

Ruthless England thrash woeful Ireland in first ODI

Adil Rashid's maiden one-day global five-wicket haul set up England's rapid seven-wicket victory over Ireland in the first match of their longest ever summer. Stuart Thompson was next to go, bowle...

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Reasons Avocados Are 1 of the Best Weight-Loss Foods

Reasons Avocados Are 1 of the Best Weight-Loss Foods

The results showed that people who consumed avocados had 3.5 kilogrammes less weight, had a mean BMI of one unit less and circumference of waist 1.2 inch smaller on average. "These findings suggest ...

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Retired NFL quarterback Tony Romo vying to qualify for 2017 US Open

Retired NFL quarterback Tony Romo vying to qualify for 2017 US Open

Tony Romo is no longer the athlete that plays quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. State Sen. Van Taylor, R-Plano, right, takes a selfie with former Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo , who was...

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Boston's Matt Barnes ejected after pitch sails behind Manny Machado

There was no charging the mound as Machado did last June 7 when the late Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura plunked him. Upon further review, replay showed that the ball actually hit Machado's...

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Ronaldo leads Madrid to 3-0 win over Atletico in CL semis

Ronaldo leads Madrid to 3-0 win over Atletico in CL semis

The two city rivals were meeting in Europe's elite competition for a fourth successive year, with Real having also won both last season's final and the 2014 showdown in Lisbon. Fortunately, the chan...

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Thomas keeps focus, pours in 53 to lift Celtics

After playing with a heavy heart since April 15 - the day Chyna died in a vehicle crash just outside Seattle - Thomas had the additional burden yesterday of playing a day after dental surgery. Thoma...

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8 tweets that define Game 5 of the Sens-Bruins series

8 tweets that define Game 5 of the Sens-Bruins series

The Ottawa Senators have officially advanced to the second round of the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs. Clarke MacArthur scored for the Senators on the power play in overtime. In Washington, Capitals win...

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Liverpool's Coutinho hopeful of quick return after leg injury

That prompted the return of Adam Lallana from the bench for his first Liverpool appearance since March due to a thigh problem and the England midfielder was unfortunate to see a wonderfully executed...

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Complete effort by Preds leads to 2-1 series lead on Blues

Louis Blues . Defensemen Ryan Ellis and Roman Josi also scored while Colton Sissons added two assists. The Predators have received seven goals and 14 assists from their blue-liners in the first ...

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