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Austin Rivers Will Return for Clippers-Jazz Game 5

They're stubborn like they aren't going to lose. His injury marks another playoff blow to a franchise that has dealt with a series of bad luck and internal turmoil in recent years. Chris Paul , also a free agent this summer, is now under extreme pressure to carry the Clippers for the rest of the postseason. "How you're able to endure and overcome those things during the season, and then it's even more accentuated in the playoffs".

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Mets suspend Matt Harvey for undisclosed violation of team rules

The Mets aren't saying whether or not Harvey was behind it. Manager Terry Collins said that the violation will be "kept in-house, the way it's supposed to be", Anthony DiComo reports . Cabrera will not need surgery and the team hadn't yet decided whether to put him on the disabled list, Collins said. The guys immediately got a chance to ask Alderson if he'd consider bringing up prospect Amed Rosario to fill in the void from Triple-A Las Vegas.

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Jose Mourinho's devious comments poke fun at Arsene Wenger once again

Having said it is now "impossible" for United to finish in the top four, he also praised 19-year-old Axel Tanzuebe, in what was generally a restrained and respectful post-game interview - despite then oddly claiming that it was actually Arsenal who had been the more defensive side.

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John Daly holds on for first PGA Tour Champions win

It also didn't hurt that his golf game was solid, particularly the putter that helped him avoid problems as he shot rounds of 68 and 65 before Sunday's final stroll around the 7,002-yard course at The Woodlands Country Club. Daly won five times on the PGA Tour, including two major championships - the 1991 PGA and 1995 British Open. Daly was the longest hitter on tour for the first part of his career, in an era before metal-headed drivers became commonplace.

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LeBron James and Kyrie Irving Help Cavaliers Complete Sweep of Raptors

Irving responded with a 3-pointer (of the stepback variety), four foul shots and two layups. Toronto's other starters, forward P.J. Tucker, center Jonas Valanciunas , point guard Cory Joseph and shooting guard DeMar DeRozan combined for 16 points.

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Real move level on points with Barcelona by thrashing Granada

Casemiro said that they were not looking at what Barcelona do. "We have to prepare well and try to do our best". Granada interim manager Tony Adams took the highly unusual step of making a tactical substitution after just 17 minutes, adding another man into the centre of midfield, but that did little to change the nature of the game as Madrid comfortably protected their lead.

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Earnhardt flirts with pole before Stenhouse steals show

I was having a hard time figuring out what we needed to do or what we were missing there for most of the race". Busch was listed as the leader, followed by Stenhouse, Jimmie Johnson, Kasey Kahne and Jamie McMurray . Earnhardt, who's on his farewell tour after saying this will be his final season, made a late surge but had his victory chances end when he was forced to pit with 14 laps remaining.

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Spurs to start Dejounte Murray in place of injured Tony Parker

San Antonio was up by 10 soon after that before the Rockets used a 10-1 spurt, with all the points from Harden, to cut it to 56-55 midway through the quarter. After Game 1 , not many saw the Spurs putting on the defensive performances they had the past two games. It's been the story of the season for them, as they went 19-26 ATS at home.

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Rain postpones Mets-Braves game in Atlanta

Meanwhile, Atlanta is 4-1 in their last five during game four of a series, and 5-2 in their last seven Thursday games. He has now collected at least two hits in four of his last five games, and has raised his average to.357 for the season.

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Koeman promises total support for Lennon

Lennon is receiving treatment for a stress-related illness in hospital near to his Manchester home after being detained under the Mental Health Act on Sunday. "I don't know Aaron Lennon's case but in general terms, it's a demanding career". "What I saw when I was at Southampton and now at Everton every Premier League club has people to help".

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Playoff Roundup: Ducks find offense to get Game 3 win over Oilers

Taking away time and space from Draisaitl is the priority Friday night, Cogliano said. Anaheim held on to win 3-2 and take a 2-0 series lead in the eventual sweep. 13-15). "He's just the rock back there for us", captain Connor McDavid said. Edmonton got two of those back in a two-minute span sandwiched after the first intermission.

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Celtics beat Bulls 108-97, take 3-2 lead in series

A miss followed from Paul Millsap, who had 21 points and 11 rebounds, but after Wall's jumper was off the mark, the Hawks seemed to waste too much time at the other end and the buzzer sounded. Turnovers also doomed the Bulls, committing 16 that the Celtics converted into 23 points. The Boston Celtics have won six of their last nine road games.

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Whew! Raptors blow 25-point lead, but beat Bucks 92-89

The Raptors head to Cleveland to face the Cavaliers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Monday. "I think we're better with our backs against the wall instead of having smoke blown at us", Toronto coach Dwane Casey said. Khris Middleton added 19 points for the Bucks after missing practice time this week because of illness. The Toronto Raptors defeated the Bucks on Thursday night, 92-89, according to ESPN.

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Warriors move on with a sweep of the Trail Blazers

The Warriors are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 road games, 22-7 ATS in their last 29 Conference Quarterfinals games and 14-3-1 ATS in their last 18 games overall. The Warriors will also await word on coach Steve Kerr's health - with the short break perhaps providing more clarity about when he can rejoin the team.

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That's the Tooth: Celtics guard Thomas has more dental work

In Washington, John Wall scored 24 points as the Wizards trimmed the deficit in their NBA Eastern Conference playoff series against Boston with a 116-89 victory. And now, Celtics president Danny Ainge has confirmed that Thomas does not, in fact, have a broken jaw . A player who said he values his "inner peace".

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Muntari's ban after protesting against racism lifted

On Monday, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, applauded Muntari for his reaction during Cagliari's 1-0 win. Muntari said he heard racial slurs from a section of the home supporters and brought the incident to the attention of referee Daniele Minelli, pointing to his skin and demanding the match be stopped.

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Gardner's blast in ninth propels Yankees past Cubs

The world is noticing New York Yankees rookie Aaron Judge , which, considering he is 6-foot-7 and 282 pounds, makes sense. Mostly, the Yanks (18-9) saw their scoring chances blow away in the breezes as they out-hit the defending world champion Cubs (16-13) by an 11-4 count.

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Capitals replace Holtby in goal for 3rd period of Game 2

It was Nicklas Backstrom who then spoke up. "I thought some of the goals, he wasn't as sharp as he can be for us", said Washington head coach Barry Trotz said. "I thought his quota was full", captain Erik Karlsson said when asked if Pageau was his pick for the double OT victor. "We did a lot of good things up in Ottawa, we didn't get the results we wanted".

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Fernando Alonso showing he 'gets' ovals with Indy testing - Andretti

That said, if this had been race conditions and he'd been about to get new rubber on the auto, locking up a wheel while getting into the pits as quickly as possible wouldn't necessarily be a bad thing. One of those "yes" answers was a tentative one to McLaren's Indy 500 foray, with Ecclestone admitting he would have campaigned against it. The programme required Alonso to complete 10 laps at 205-210mph, 15 laps at 210-215mph and 15 laps over 215mph.

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Arsenal in last-chance saloon as Wenger and Mourinho renew rivalry

This could be a golden opportunity for Wenger to finally get a first Premier League victory over Mourinho, who has indicated he may field a weakened team on Sunday because of the team's Europa League semifinal and a number of injuries. "Normally a hectic schedule is what you want". It was put to the Frenchman that the example of United's decline in the aftermath of Alex Ferguson's departure might be an example to Arsenal.

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Gausman ejected after hitting batter, Red Sox top O's 4-2

The Red Sox released a statement saying that the fan has been banned from Fenway Park for life. But the man to whom the remark was addressed is Calvin Hennick, the father of a mixed-race son, 6, who was sitting with him in the stands.

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Stroman leaves game after three innings with apparent tightness in throwing arm

That would be Yankees rookie Aaron Judge wowing fans with his impeccable play on a nightly basis while taking the league by storm in 2017. It's May, and right now Aaron Judge just might be your MVP. HOUSTON - Charlie Morton produced his second consecutive quality start while Marwin Gonzalez continued his early-season power surge as Houston bashed Texas.

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Michael Carrick insists Manchester United will not hide behind selection issues

Manchester United , too, have a chance of entering the top four, if they manage to win by a margin of 3 goals - surpassing Liverpool. United are now unbeaten in 24 successive Premier League matches - equalling their longest run in a single top-flight season - and Mourinho praised his team's resilience.

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Jay Cutler looking into TV broadcast role, auditioned for network

And with it being unclear whether he'll be playing football next season, Cutler is exploring the possibility of following Tony Romo into announcing, according to NFL Network. Cutler's most noteworthy move this offseason might have been to Mexico, where wife Kristin Cavallari famously posted a picture of his bare backside on social media.

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Orioles OF Adam Jones claims racist taunts in Boston

We are going to speak to our players [Tuesday] just to make sure they know we take this very seriously and we have a responsibility". Jones was given an extended ovation on Tuesday night as he stepped to the plate for his first at-bat, a moment sharply different from what he described Monday night, saying he heard fans call him the N-word and had peanuts thrown in his direction in the dugout, hitting a nearby police officer.