• Leafs' Kadri could face suspension for high hit
Leafs' Kadri could face suspension for high hit

Kadri is a repeat offender and obviously hasn't learned his lesson. The Department of Player Safety factors a player's history into its discipline. Kadri needs to have the book thrown at him. I just got a little too comfortable, made a pass to the middle and just didn't expect Muzzin to step up and hit me. "Their intensity was at a different le...

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  • President Trump says Tiger Woods to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom
President Trump says Tiger Woods to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

Trump has promised a lot on Twitter, so it remains to be seen if Tiger will actually receive the Medal, but as of now it's been a pretty great week for the golf icon. "Well, he's the President of the United States", Woods said. And Trump tweeted about the Masters several times over the weekend, writing on Sunday afternoon that Woods was "a tr...

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  • Warriors vs. Clippers: Kevin Durant Warns Against Complacency, Identifies Key Players
Warriors vs. Clippers: Kevin Durant Warns Against Complacency, Identifies Key Players

If the Rockets can get past the Jazz in the first round, it's a near lock that the Warriors will be waiting for them in the second round, for a rematch of last season's epic series. The Golden State Warriors are seeking their fifth consecutive Western Conference title this postseason. This matchup is a certified snoozer.

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  • Red Sox fans had cruel chant for Chris Davis
Red Sox fans had cruel chant for Chris Davis

The hitless streak is finally over! He's now gone 54 straight at-bats without a hit if you date back to last season. After grounding out in his second at-bat, Davis lined the first pitch of his third into the right-center gap for a double, driving in a run to push Baltimore in front 3-2.

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  • Tiger Woods wins Masters to end decade in the wilderness
Tiger Woods wins Masters to end decade in the wilderness

Woods came alive on the second nine with birdies at 13, 15 and 16, while his main rivals found trouble, leaving the 43-year-old to claim a fifth Masters title, and 15th major victory that seemed so improbable for so long. Open. All those moments built to Sunday, when Woods was once again his old familiar dominating self. All eyes were on over...

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  • Embiid in starting lineup for 76ers in Game 1 against Nets
Embiid in starting lineup for 76ers in Game 1 against Nets

The NBA Playoffs begin on Saturday afternoon for the Sixers in a Round 1 matchup with the Nets , but they're not exactly off to a great start. He's only appeared in 10 of 23 games since then, and the 7-footer told reporters on Friday that he'd been experiencing increasing pain in his knee recently and he was not sure if he'd be able to go agai...

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  • Tiger Woods makes a Masters logjam look even larger
Tiger Woods makes a Masters logjam look even larger

Woods entered the round four shots off the pace and took some time before building any momentum. Marc Leishman and Cameron Smith (both even par) rounded out the Australian contingent at the April major. It worked wonders as he appeared to be in considerably less pain while putting together a round that was almost flawless, although Day said his w...

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  • Tottenham Hotspur confirm Harry Winks has a new thigh injury
Tottenham Hotspur confirm Harry Winks has a new thigh injury

Pochettino admitted after the City victory that Kane , who is Tottenham's top goal scorer this campaign with 24 goals, is likely to be out for the rest of the season. Heung-min Son, the hero of the first leg, will start on Wednesday after being rested against Huddersfield, and Lucas could well start too after this magnificent performance, with D...

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  • Solskjaer risks overseeing worst Man Utd run in 27 years
Solskjaer risks overseeing worst Man Utd run in 27 years

The Red Devils boss said when asked for an update on the South American: "He is training with us". MANCHESTER, April 13 ― Paul Pogba is staying focused on Manchester United despite growing speculation linking him with a move to Zinedine Zidane's Real Madrid , according to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer .

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  • The Masters: Zach Johnson's practice swing doesn't miss the ball
The Masters: Zach Johnson's practice swing doesn't miss the ball

Under the rules, "if a teed ball falls off the tee or is knocked off the tee by the player before he has made a stroke at it, it may be re-teed anywhere in the teeing area without penalty". "I can't think of a time I've done it - not on goal", Johnson said of hitting the ball during a practice swing. Zach Johnson was flushed, and a little embar...

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  • Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp calls for Chelsea fans to be banned forever
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp calls for Chelsea fans to be banned forever

We know that we are playing against a strong side, but first of all we need to keep the solidity that we have shown in the last games, defend very well as a team because they are a big threat. In all competitions, Chelsea are unbeaten in their last eight meetings in front of the Kop - a run that stretches all the way back to 2012. Three of the ...

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  • Luke Walton, Lakers Mutually Part Ways
Luke Walton, Lakers Mutually Part Ways

Walton is a former player who spent nine of his 10 National Basketball Association seasons with the Lakers , helping the team win back-to-back championships in 2009-10. As always, Twitter had plenty of jokes about LeBron James controlling his team. Lue and Walton are friends, and for years over the summer, they would play craps together in Las...

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  • Mullin steps down at St. John's; Hurley next?
Mullin steps down at St. John's; Hurley next?

John's Red Storm 74-65 in the First Four of the 2019 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at UD Arena on March 20, 2019 in Dayton, Ohio. St. John's athletic director Mike Cragg praised Mullin for "all of his contributions" to the program. John's wish list to replace Mullin is Arizona St. and former Wagner College assistant coach Bobby Hurley. Mull...

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  • Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki confirms National Basketball Association retirement
Dallas star Dirk Nowitzki confirms National Basketball Association retirement

Dwyane Wade was honoured after his final home game for Miami Heat . Nowitzki finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds in the finale of his storied 21-season career - all with the Mavericks . On the flip side, Nowitzki averaged an impressive stat line of 21.5 points, 8.9 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 0.8 blocks in meetings with Duncan. The cheers ...

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  • Cierre Wood, former Notre Dame star, arrested after girlfriend's daughter dies
Cierre Wood, former Notre Dame star, arrested after girlfriend's daughter dies

Wood and his girlfriend were arrested in connection with the death of a 5-year-old girl, according to a tweet from KVVU anchor and reporter Christopher Redfearn. Wood starred at Notre Dame from 2010-2013, where he tallied 2,447 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns. Woods saw just five carries in regular-season action as he spent much of his time i...

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  • Barcelona's Pique warns teammates to put Manchester United away if given chance
Barcelona's Pique warns teammates to put Manchester United away if given chance

Ahead of Wednesday's fixture, Rakitic spoke of the respect he has for United , having grown up watching Sir Alex Ferguson's side flourish in domestic and European competition . 'When the draw came out I was really pleased. "I don't think they have that many players as good as them but still they've got some real quality".

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  • Arkansas hires Nevada's Eric Musselman as basketball coach
Arkansas hires Nevada's Eric Musselman as basketball coach

Arkansas fired head coach Mike Anderson following the 2018-19 season in which the Razorbacks disappointed and went 18-16, missing the NCAA Tournament. Musselman, 54, has been Nevada's head coach since 2015. Coach Musselman will formally be introduced on Monday at 3 p.m.at Bud Walton Arena. "I am ready to get to work with our student-athletes ...

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  • Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri unhappy about fixture schedule
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri unhappy about fixture schedule

Jamie Carragher appeared to describe Eden Hazard as the Premier League's best player after his wonder goal in a 2-0 win against West Ham on Monday night. We're coming towards the end so it's about finishing as strongly as possible. "Big quality not for the last pass, but big quality in terms of moving the ball".

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  • Christian Wade: Ex-England winger signs for Buffalo Bills
Christian Wade: Ex-England winger signs for Buffalo Bills

Since December, Wade and the other candidates trained alongside National Football League veterans and draft hopefuls in Florida under the supervision of IMG Academy coaches, including running back coach Earnest Byner, offensive line coach Paul Dunn, linebackers coach Pepper Johnson and wide receiver coach Larry Kirksey.

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  • Nike responds to latest allegations from Michael Avenatti
Nike responds to latest allegations from Michael Avenatti

Top shoe brand Nike has refused to react to the allegations made by celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti that it bribed high school athletes including Zion Williamson for joining " Nike " colleges via family members. " Nike will continue its cooperation with the government's investigation into grassroots basketball and the related extortion ...

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  • Raiders' Antonio Brown attacks Steelers' JuJu Smith-Schuster on social media
Raiders' Antonio Brown attacks Steelers' JuJu Smith-Schuster on social media

He also replied to a handful of other posts , coming to the defense of Smith-Schuster. Brown hasn't been shy about calling out the Steelers since being traded to Oakland last month. The rivalry between Antonio Brown and JuJu Smith-Schuster doesn't appear to be losing steam. That tweet was soon followed by this advice from Brown: "Do not lis...

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  • Johnson, Wood to announce Bills picks at 2019 NFL Draft
Johnson, Wood to announce Bills picks at 2019 NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft is just a few weeks ago, so New Era Caps has made a decision to unveil their brand new set of draft hats for the incoming rookies. Banks won two Super Bowls with Big Blue during his career. Some NFL teams have design elements from their state flags worked into the hats, including the Cleveland Browns , Arizona Cardinals ,...

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  • Eden Hazard agrees ‘Six year deal’ with Real Madrid
Eden Hazard agrees ‘Six year deal’ with Real Madrid

Madrid looked livelier during the early exchanges and did find the net in the ninth minute, but Benzema's celebrations were abruptly halted as Gareth Bale - who provided the pass - had strayed offside. Madrid's season is effectively over with nothing left to play for, but Zidane - who experienced a similar situation when Barca took the titl...

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  • Hugo Lloris accepts blame as Tottenham suffer late heartbreak
Hugo Lloris accepts blame as Tottenham suffer late heartbreak

Snatching three points so late at Anfield kept the Liverpool faithful dreaming of a first title since 1990 - even with defending champion City having a game in hand. It was Firmino's 14th goal of the season, while Robertson became the first Liverpool defender to provide at least nine assists in a single Premier League season and only Chelsea's...

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  • Gallery: Best of the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur
Gallery: Best of the inaugural Augusta National Women's Amateur

World No 6 Jiwon Jeong of Korea, runner-up at the 2018 US Women's Amateur, is the highest ranked global player in the field. Jennifer Kupcho of Wake Forest and 16-year-old Californian Zoe Campos are tied for the lead at 4-under 68. "I had a slow start with my putting, but I got it going during the middle and towards the end. It was like, no, ...

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  • Tottenham post world-record profit after not making any summer signings
Tottenham post world-record profit after not making any summer signings

Tottenham have the opportunity to build a three-point lead over Manchester United after the Red Devils suffered a surprise 2-1 loss to Wolves on Tuesday night. Spurs said an average of nearly 68,500 tickets had been sold for every game played at Wembley. They will be kicking themselves about the result at Anfield.

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  • Valencia Hands Returning Zidane First Defeat At Real Madrid
Valencia Hands Returning Zidane First Defeat At Real Madrid

Bale had started each of Zidane's first two games, offering hope there might yet be a future for him in new era, but his relegation to the bench suggests the Frenchman's old doubts may linger. "It's Ole's job to do some convincing now, convince players like Pogba and David de Gea that they're better off at Old Trafford". We have to be proud of ou...

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  • Out of magic, Wizards fire prez Ernie Grunfeld
Out of magic, Wizards fire prez Ernie Grunfeld

Grunfeld also won a gold medal in the 1976 Olympics as a member of Team USA. After a few poor seasons, Grunfeld was able to build another victor in Washington, D.C. Grunfeld formerly served as the general manager of the New York Knicks and Milwaukee Bucks from 1989 through to the early 2000s. Leonsis was asked to evaluate the state of the f...

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  • Solskjaer bemoans sloppy mistakes in Wolves loss
Solskjaer bemoans sloppy mistakes in Wolves loss

At a coaching seminar in Portugal on Monday, Mourinho said: "We would play a team that was 30km from Manchester and a player asked me if after the game he could return to Manchester without the team and go on his own". But they were unable to hold onto the lead as Jota struck after 25 minutes. "There's a couple of mistakes from us". If there's on...

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  • Real Madrid's Gareth Bale has character to deal with jeers - Zidane
Real Madrid's Gareth Bale has character to deal with jeers - Zidane

Leeds United goalkeeper Kiko Casilla has lauded Luca Zidane and believes the Real Madrid talent will become an elite shot-stopper in the future. Football agent Bruno Satin has claimed Raphael Varane is considering leaving Real Madrid this summer. We had a tough time in the middle of the season where we had to fight.

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