• Nwakali snubbed as Wenger lists youngsters promoted to Arsenal's first team
Nwakali snubbed as Wenger lists youngsters promoted to Arsenal's first team

The Gunners do miss Santi Cazorla whenever he is out of the squad, and Rodriguez will be able to offer a similar play-making style that can be deployed deeper if Arsenal revert to a 4-2-3-1 formation. But also it frees players up to do more things, get into more risky positions. James, though, was only handed 13 league starts all season but sti...

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  • Golden State looks to clinch at home
Golden State looks to clinch at home

His place in history was set as the Warriors lost that game, then lost in Cleveland in Game 6 and the blame was already set even as he played at the top of his game in the seventh game, contributing 32 points, 15 rebounds and 9 assists as Golden State squandered a 73-win regular season and became the first team ever to blow a 3-1 lead in the Fina...

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  • South Africa cruise to Lord's success
South Africa cruise to Lord's success

In 2015, de Villiers scored the fastest century by a batsman in One-Day International cricket, off 31 balls and eventually scored 149 runs off 44 balls in 59 minutes against West indies. In 87 years of worldwide cricket since New Zealand played their first Test in 1930, the only tournament they have won was when they beat India in the 2000 Champio...

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  • Nashville Predators @ Pittsburgh Penguins Preview: Game 5
Nashville Predators @ Pittsburgh Penguins Preview: Game 5

Stanley is the symbol of how coach Peter Laviolette wanted his Predators to play this season. For the first four games of the series — even the two they won — the Penguins struggled to hold onto the puck and drive play, something that changed in a 6-0 blowout in Game 5.

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  • Kobe Bryant Pays Ultimate Respect to Kyrie Irving After Game 4
Kobe Bryant Pays Ultimate Respect to Kyrie Irving After Game 4

They came out firing and ran Golden State out of the gym. There was no doubt who was better and who deserved to win Game 4. In the span of a week, the conversation around the Warriors could shift from "greatest ever" to "greatest disappointment".

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  • Warriors head to Game 5 with Green in tow
Warriors head to Game 5 with Green in tow

They exposed that and took advantage of it. Are we going to get after it and compete? James could likely double all of his over/under totals, and still get blamed if the Cavaliers lose to the Warriors in the Finals for the second time in three years.

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  • DeGrom, Cabrera lead Mets over Cubs 6-1 for 4th straight win
DeGrom, Cabrera lead Mets over Cubs 6-1 for 4th straight win

DeGrom (5-3) threw the Mets' first complete game of the season as NY won its fourth in a row. The Cubs (31-32) have lost five of six. deGrom got the start after two of the worst games of his career and was excellent. In his last outing, the right-hander allowed five runs, serving up two home runs to the Marlins. Mets: OF Michael Conforto ...

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  • Red Sox TV analyst Remy has cancer again, facing surgery
Red Sox TV analyst Remy has cancer again, facing surgery

The surgery will involve having a small piece his lung removed. He expects to continue calling Red Sox games until then and is hopeful of returning to his job at some point after the All-Star break. Remy, who began working as a color analyst for NESN in 1988, announced his diagnosis on Twitter Monday. "I have been diagnosed with cancer again", ...

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  • Walters' late goal salvages draw for Ireland against Austria
Walters' late goal salvages draw for Ireland against Austria

He complained: "I've seen the replay - the second goal should count". Once or twice, I was close to him as well. "I'm delighted to have got the equaliser and I thought that we had a legitimate, good goal disallowed". But moments later he added: "They had a 12th man today". That's all I'll say on that. Georgia has three points, one more than...

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  • Irving saves his best for when Cavs
Irving saves his best for when Cavs

The Warriors lead 3-1 with Game 5 set for Monday night at Oracle Arena. No team has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in the Finals. The insane but enjoyable game, which took two hours, 51 minutes to complete, also featured a lot of trash-talking, numerous delays, lousy officiating and several hard fouls, all of which was just fine with Lue, ...

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  • Tiger Woods Arrested for a DUI
Tiger Woods Arrested for a DUI

Tiger Woods was asleep at the wheel but had no alcohol in his system when officers spotted his vehicle stopped along a Florida road, according to a police affidavit that knocked down earlier reports his breath smelled of alcohol.

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  • Golden State Warriors v Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors v Cleveland Cavaliers

Some variation of those words was written or uttered somewhere nearly one year ago. The Golden State Warriors will attempt to finish off the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals at the Oracle Arena on Monday evening.

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  • Sri Lanka set 300 to win by South Africa at the Oval
Sri Lanka set 300 to win by South Africa at the Oval

Earlier, run-machine Amla struck his 25th ODI century to guide South Africa to a challenging 299 for six. The pressure they created could have earned more rewards, but Lasith Malinga failed to get a hand on a Faf du Plessis top edge when he was on only eight.

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  • Warriors' Green: Officials 'messed up pretty bad' on technical reversal
Warriors' Green: Officials 'messed up pretty bad' on technical reversal

Mark Jackson, ABC analyst, during the game: "If you're Draymond Green right now, you see his response". Most would be called for a technical immediately if not fined. CP's Cooler homemade ice cream & treats in Willowick posted a sign that says, "pretty sure our spoons are sharper than Draymond Green ". Going back and retroactively removing a f...

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  • Draymond Green says he doesn't regret taking swipe at Cleveland fans' intelligence
Draymond Green says he doesn't regret taking swipe at Cleveland fans' intelligence

Someone asked Green if the loss would be extra motivation for the Warriors in Game 5, then seemed surprised no one had any more questions. "It shows me how important I am to them", he said. “No, I dont pay much attention, ” he said of the announcement. The technical foul was a weak one, and probably shouldn't have been called, but it was.

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  • Jelena Ostapenko to take French Open glory in her stride
Jelena Ostapenko to take French Open glory in her stride

Five of Ostapenko's seven matches at the French Open, including her final against Halep, had been determined at the end of the third set. "My game is stronger, and it's different. To make it a doubly hard day for the 25-year-old, the defeat meant she also missed out on becoming world number one. Halep and her coach Cahill with Ion Tiriac the ...

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  • Michael Jordan's 1984 Olympic sneakers have sold for a record-breaking amount
Michael Jordan's 1984 Olympic sneakers have sold for a record-breaking amount

The previous record was for an autographed, game-worn pair of MJ's "Flu Game" Air Jordan 12s which sold for $104,765. It makes sense that the shoes would sell for a lot - after all, this is Michael Jordan we're talking about, but nearly $200,000 dollars is a TON of money.

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  • Cavs, Warriors will get physical as finals tension boils
Cavs, Warriors will get physical as finals tension boils

We finally saw the role players come alive in Game 4, mainly because they were doing exactly what was asked of them. Now, they find themselves in the same position , a 3-1 lead, they were in a year ago when they ultimately failed to close out the series.

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  • Jose Mourinho deserves to be called 'special one', says Paul Pogba
Jose Mourinho deserves to be called 'special one', says Paul Pogba

Other theories have been put forward to debunk the story with regards to mutual follows and algorithms placing your preferred options at the top of the list so Morata may well have not just started following the United group. "Whenever he makes up his mind what he's going to do next, I hope he can pull on that England shirt again and score some m...

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  • Reds Gennett hits four homers, has 10 RBIs
Reds Gennett hits four homers, has 10 RBIs

Gennett became the 17th player to homer four times in one game - and perhaps the least likely. An inning later, he came up with two on and the Reds' up 8-0 and hit a two-run home run. In the fourth inning, he returned for a two-run blast off of John Grant. Gennett finished 5-for-5 with four runs and 10 (!) RBI. "For a guy like me to do ...

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