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Chicago will get a chance to rebound on Saturday in Game 2. However, this is a team who knows how to overcome adversity. Kasperi Kapanen scored his second goal of the game 11:53 into the second overtime, Frederik Andersen made 47 saves and Toronto beat Washington in Game 2 to even the first-round series.
  • Giant's Posey placed on concussion DL

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    Posey immediately went down as manager Bruce Bochy and trainer Dave Groeschner raced to the plate. A 94 miles per hour pitch from Arizona Diamondbacks starter Taijuan Walker hit Posey in the crown of his helmet in the first inning of the Giants' 4-1 win.
  • Jazz center Rudy Gobert injures knee seconds into first playoff game

    Jazz center Rudy Gobert injures knee seconds into first playoff game

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    The Jazz stole Game 1 in LA in stunning fashion (thank you Joe Johnson), Gobert serves as the team's defensive anchor. With or without Rudy Gobert, this is a competitive series. You move to the next game. "Who would do that?" He said he hopes to return by Game 3, which is not until Friday in Salt Lake City. "That makes no sense", the coach interjected bluntly, shaking his head and adopting the tone of a full-on lecture.
  • Harry Redknapp appointed Birmingham manager

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    In a bid to avoid dropping into the third tier of English football, City's owners turned to the experienced figure of Redknapp. I will come and live up here until the end of the season. "I got a phone call last night at 7pm from the people of Birmingham", Redknapp told talkSPORT . "I drove to London, had a meeting for 15 minutes and said "sure I will come and do it - no problem".
  • Kryie Irving scores 37, Cavs hold on to beat Pacers 117-111

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    Smith's assignment in this Eastern Conference playoff series, which the Cavs now lead 2-0, is primarily to guard George. The Warriors were confident they would repeat when they took a 3-1 Finals lead back to Oakland for Game 5. The Pacers converted 19 turnovers into 24 points. After coughing it up 11 times in Game 1, leading to 19 points for in, the Cavs had 11 turnovers in the first half Monday and the Pacers scored 14 points off of them.
  • Chicago Cubs Off to Winning Start

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    And while it wasn't exactly like inviting an ex to your wedding, there was a bit of "Look what you're missing out on" thrown into the fray. Today would be a great day for the Cubs to get back on track as they they finish their series against the Dodgers , a team that happens to be one of the favorites in the National League to knock the Cubs out this season.
  • Sunderland 2-2 West Ham highlights

    Sunderland 2-2 West Ham highlights

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    They now sit at the bottom of the Premier League table with 20 points, 10 away from the safe zone. The club had the consolation of scoring their first time since February. Collins makes an intelligent run and he gets a flick into the corner. Or will West Ham add to the horror season for Sunderland? 83' - There's a stretcher on and Jones is receiving oxygen.
  • Leaders passed the test - Hazard hails Chelsea's battling spirit

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    Premier League leaders Chelsea restored their seven-point gap over Tottenham Hotspur after recording a 3-1 win over Bournemouth on Saturday evening. Having seen Tottenham cut the lead to four points by beating Watford earlier in the day, the Blues were two up within 20 minutes at Dean Court after Eden Hazard quickly doubled the lead following Adam Smith's own goal .
  • LeBron James offers condolences to Boston Celtics All-Star Isaiah Thomas

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    Despite putting forth a heroic effort and scoring 33 points, the Bulls defeated the Celtics 106-102. Stevens said the decision about whether the All-Star guard would play was up to Thomas. "We have to pick our leadership up - pick the team spirit up a little bit", said Jae Crowder. Not to say our teammates aren't going to support us as well, but we're family so it's different.
  • Former All Black Evans to retire at the end of the season

    Former All Black Evans to retire at the end of the season

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    However, leaving the game he'd played since he was 8, and where the rugby player had spent up to 17 years was far tougher. "I will never be able to express how much representing the All Blacks, and living my childhood dream, meant to me".
  • Coutinho Becomes Top Scoring Brazilian in the English Top Flight

    Coutinho Becomes Top Scoring Brazilian in the English Top Flight

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    The Brazil worldwide and Firmino both came on at halftime and scored within three minutes, as Liverpool came from behind to win 2-1. It was his 30th top-flight goal and put him one clear of former Middlesbrough attacker Juninho. For all the Brazilians' intervention, it was brilliance of a different kind from goalkeeper Simon Mignolet which secured the points. Nearly immediately the visitors were indebted to goalkeeper Simon Mignolet, who denied Saido Berahino from close range with an ...