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  • All Blacks could be underestimating Lions, warns Fitzpatrick

    All Blacks could be underestimating Lions, warns Fitzpatrick

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    That ruled him out for six weeks, and the Lions' tour opener is on June 3 against the New Zealand Provincial Barbarians in Whangarei. The Welsh coach named his squad this morning in London with the omission of the Willville man the big news from a local point of view.
  • Oilers get crushed by Sharks in Game 4

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    Joe Pavelski , with just one goal in his last 14 games, assisted on Couture's first goal and also scored twice, including one just 15 seconds into the first period to set a team record for the fastest goal to start a playoff game. But after failing to put a shot on goal, Joel Ward tripped Oilers defenseman Andrej Sekera to cut the advantage 48 seconds short. San Jose On Easter Sunday, the Sharks' offense revealed a big goose egg.
  • Juventus knock Barcelona out of Champions League

    Juventus knock Barcelona out of Champions League

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    Barcelona , which eliminated Paris Saint-Germain after a 6-1 score and a 6-5 aggregate in the Last 16 matchup, will need another miracle at home. "Juve will have their chances, too, so our objective is to score five times". If Juventus scores first, Barcelona will find itself needing five goals. We probably need our best game of the season. Busquets' presence was badly missed in Turin and he returned from suspension in place of Javier Mascherano, whilst Jordi Alba replaced Jeremy ...
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    Juventus, è un Allegri superstar: "gioia semifinale? Macché. Ecco cosa dico"

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    Per chi abita a ridosso del confine svizzero o sia munito di una buona parabola, potrà quindi captare il segnale dell'emittente estera e vedere la partita gratuitamente anche fuori Italia . Il tecnico bianconero trova comunque qualche piccolo aspetto negativo: "Dobbiamo migliorare sulla gestione ma qui è difficilissimo giocare, facevano girare la palla a velocità altissime".
  • Brighton's bust to boom journey takes them to Premier League's promised land

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    Hughton's men need just one win from their final three games to be crowned champions - starting at Norwich on Friday, followed by clashes with Bristol City and Aston Villa . I've seen a fair bit on social media that Brighton are "coming for us" which is lovely, considering we've been waiting for that for four years. I went up with Newcastle as a team that just came down, and although we'd lost players, I had a very strong team.
  • Rob Gronkowski pops into White House briefing

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    One player crashed a White House news conference before the official ceremony. It was a odd moment in a highly unusual day surrounding the NFL's most successful franchise. In all, 68 players were invited to the ceremony, and 34 attended, according to a count by CSN New England. That compares to 36 Patriots players who went to the White House in 2004 and the 27 who attended in 2005.
  • Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Position Reduced by Westwood Holdings Group Inc

    Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Position Reduced by Westwood Holdings Group Inc

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    The disclosure for this sale can be found here. Company insiders own 0.15% of the company's stock. A number of other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. The stock has a consensus rating of "Hold" and an average price target of $93.22. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating, nine have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company.
  • Clippers thwart Jazz, equalize series

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    Stevens has a 2-10 record over his first 12 games. The rebounding differential was much better in this game, with Chicago only outrebounding the Celtics by five this time. Lowry scored just four points in Saturday's Game 1 loss, missing all six of his 3-point attempts. There have been 23 instances in league history where a team went into Game 3 down 0-2 after losing the first two games at home.
  • Borini gives Sunderland lifeline by clinching West Ham draw

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    We know we have the squad and the team to move up the league and finish as high as we can. "I thought he didn't keep us the ball well enough (before), but I thought he kept the ball well against West Ham ". It was he who kept the home side ticking even when they were in arrears and he was rewarded with a remarkable goal. Both sides continued to push on as the half went on, and Ayew will be left scratching his head to how he didn't get a second before the end of the half.
  • Thunder vs. Rockets Game 1 Pick

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    James Harden had his way with Andre Roberson and shot 46.4% from the field and ended the game with 37 points, 9 assists, 7 rebounds and a mere 2 turnovers in 34 minutes of play. Get back in transition obviously for Westbrook. In 2005 and 2007 they were eliminated by the San Antonio Spurs, who went on to win the title. "I thought we did a better job in the second half of being a little more physical".