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No player in Saturday's Game 1 recorded more rebounds than Monroe, no bench player surfacing as the top reserve on a night when Monroe posted a double-double (14 points and a game-high 15 boards). The Raptors didn't have much of an answer for Milwaukee's ultra-physical play down low. MVP favorites Harden, Westbrook get first-round showdown: While everyone must wait more than two months for the NBA's MVP to be announced, the league will showcase the two front-runners for the honor in ...
  • Su-Yeon Jang takes LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship lead

    Su-Yeon Jang takes LPGA Tour's Lotte Championship lead

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    The South Korean produced a third-round seven-under 65 to be 17 under for the tournament. Rain zeroed in on Ko Olina Golf Club, forcing a 45-minute delay. I stayed out of my own way and I had a good time with my caddy, Brady. The two-time LPGA Player of the Year is winless in her last 69 starts - and eight under on Ko Olina's front nine this week.
  • Dan Rooney's funeral arrangements to include public viewing at Heinz Field

    Dan Rooney's funeral arrangements to include public viewing at Heinz Field

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    Apart from the Steelers, Dan Rooney was also involved in the political field and donated towards President Barack Obama's two presidential campaigns. The rule was named in honor of Rooney, who had served as chairman of the league's diversity committee. He said Dan Rooney and his father went to daily Mass which was part of "their upbringing in strong Irish Catholic families, and it's very much who they are and their identities".
  • Newcastle United's new 125th anniversary club crest and kit are absolutely lush

    Newcastle United's new 125th anniversary club crest and kit are absolutely lush

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    The diminutive but deadly centre forward has notched 22 league goals this season, placing him second on the scoring charts behind Leeds United's prolific marksman Chris Wood. We were under the cosh a few times , but we stood up and kept fighting right to the end. "When we are at our best we know we can beat anybody in this league.
  • F1 Raceweek: Ferrari hoping for more success in the desert

    F1 Raceweek: Ferrari hoping for more success in the desert

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    He is also more connected to his vehicle and his team", Marko added. It's a long season, things can change and, for sure, within the team they can definitively see, through everything, how my performance and pace really are- in the end, of course, results are all that mater and I'm very keen to get the proper results as soon as possible, because every point I lose now will affect by the end of the year.
  • Chance the Rapper's Birthday Bash Sells Out

    Chance the Rapper's Birthday Bash Sells Out

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    Aptly titled, " Chance the Birthday ", the event is set to feature "special guests" and according to Chance's manager " better than any festival that ever existed ". The OpenMike nights have seen everyone from Vic Mensa to Dave Chappelle come through and Chance often taps on friends Eryn Allen Kane, Jamila Woods and fellow rapper Towkio for events like these.
  • Chicago Blackhawks to Play Nashville Predators in First Round

    Chicago Blackhawks to Play Nashville Predators in First Round

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    Giordano is public enemy No. 1 in Anaheim after his knee-on-knee hit with Ducks defenceman Cam Fowler last week. Probably the least sexy first-round series, the most intriguing storylines may be behind the bench. Boston scored four unanswered goals while owning the shot-clock 40-20. Other games in the first round will air largely on United States of America and CNBC, with a few weekend games on NBC and a couple of games on NHL Network.
  • IAAF disappointed about lack of Russian progress

    IAAF disappointed about lack of Russian progress

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    The first round of the men's 200m in London, which had previously been scheduled two hours, 20 minutes before the 400m final in the evening session on day five, was shifted back to day four. The Cork athlete had supported the petition, saying: "With the Olympic Games happening again in just over three years, and the work gone into building my academy and high performance structures in Cork, Athletics Ireland have to do everything in their power to make sure this does not happen".
  • Champions League: doppio Dybala, poi Chiellini . Juve - Barcellona 3-0

    Champions League: doppio Dybala, poi Chiellini . Juve - Barcellona 3-0

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    Non c'è stato un solo istante della partita in cui il Barcellona desse l'idea di somigliare al ricordo di sè, eccetto quando Iniesta ha obbligato Buffon ad estrarre la terza mano per parare quel tiro che pareva già gol . Superando anche l'ostacolo Barcellona , battuto 3-0 nel primo round. Grande merito a Max Allegri , che ha il coraggio di giocare con i Fab 5 anche contro i mostri blaugrana .
  • Parma, mercoledì 12 aprile, apre oggi Cibus Connect 2017

    Parma, mercoledì 12 aprile, apre oggi Cibus Connect 2017

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    Presenti anche 45 espositori selezionati da Slow Food . Parliamo ad esempio delle fettine di carpaccio vegetali da inserire nei panini in sostituzione dei salumi (San Paolo), del ragù di quinoa , pianta sudamericana proteica e senza glutine (Biffi Formec), o alle vaschette di maionese di riso e di soia che sostituiscono il tradizionale tubetto (Tuttovo).
  • Borussia Dortmund explosions: Marc Bartra having surgery after bus blast

    Borussia Dortmund explosions: Marc Bartra having surgery after bus blast

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    Police noted that metal rods had been placed in the explosives to cause significant harm. Prosecutors said two letters were found at the scene, each claiming responsibility. After several near misses, they finally got back into the game just before the hour when Dembele stuck into an empty net after neat play by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Kagawa.
  • Red Wings head coach Blashill to lead U.S

    Red Wings head coach Blashill to lead U.S

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    Detroit Red Wings coach Jeff Blashill has been named head coach of the USA team that will compete in the IIHF Men's World Championship on May 5-21 in Cologne, Germany, and in Paris. I worked with him every day. "Again, I think there's two philosophies and some organizations have just cleared the deck and turned it over to kids, with mixed results - sometimes it works, sometimes it doesn't".