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Cubs Game Notes For Tuesday vs. Colorado

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But that was the extent of it for the Cubs offense as their five-game winning streak ended. The Cubs have won 11 of Lester's last 12 starts on Monday, are 38-17 in his last 55 home outings and have won 39 of his last 58 starts overall. Read More »

Paddy Jackson Close To Signing For Sale Sharks In Cut-Price Deal

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The pair had been accused of raping a woman at a party held at Jackson's home in June 2016 but a jury of eight men and three women found them unanimously not guilty at Belfast Crown Court . An internal review into the players misconduct found that although they were found not guilty, their actions did not adhere to the game's core values: "Respect, inclusivity and integrity". Read More »

IPL 2018: What is the mid-season transfer window?

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By now, all teams have figured out their marquee players. They are the most successful IPL franchise, having lifted the coveted trophy three times in 10 seasons. Now for the most important part of the Selection process. In case of an uncapped player, there is no such rule binding their transfer and an uncapped player is eligible to be transferred irrespective of the number of games he has played. Read More »

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane pleased by players' attitude after win

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We lost a lot of points at the beginning, then we were a bit better but that can happen in a season. "We can't be happy with our performance in La Ligaoverall. The LaLiga title may be long gone but Zidane will have been pleased both with Bale's performance and the way in which his deliberately weakened team repelled a unsafe Leganes unit - and more importantly, appeared to have done so with no injury set-backs ahead of the winner-takes-all clash with Bayern Munich. Read More »

Twins Beaten By Blue Jays

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Luke Maile followed with a single and eventually came around on a Smoak base hit to centre field for a 3-2 Blue Jays lead. It was Pillar's 10th consecutive hit that went for extra bases. He's also the only Blue Jay to start all 29 games so far. Morales, who replaced Steve Pearce as DH in a late lineup change, hit his second homer of the season to lead off the fifth. Read More »

Mbappe wants Chelsea man to sign for PSG in summer

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The 19-year-old has already scored 50 career goals at club level while he is now beginning to light up the global scene with France , and he is expected to lead their front line at this summer's World Cup. The French midfielder joined Chelsea for £30m in 2016 and won the PFA Player of the Year as Antonio Conte guided the Blues to the title. "I think all the French like N'Golo Kante, and it would be a pleasure to have him in our league". Read More »

Folketrygdfondet Decreased Its Novo (NVO) Stake by $18.29 Million

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It dropped, as 67 investors sold T shares while 714 reduced holdings. Zions Bancorporation increased its position in Novo Nordisk by 677.1% in the third quarter. The firm had revenue of $4.43 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $4.27 billion. That's up 18.97 % from last year's $0.58 earnings per share. Read More »

Braves call up another top prospect, RHP Mike Soroka

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Ronald Acuna Jr., the 20-year-old Braves phenom, doubled Ozzie Albies to third, helping ignite the rally. "You've been hearing about these guys and then you finally get them up here and it's exciting". "It's not like it shocked me", Braves manager Brian Snitker said. Teheran left Friday's outing with back tightness but is slated to pitch the series finale Thursday. Read More »

Three keys for Penguins vs. Capitals in Game 3

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The series shifts to Pittsburgh for Games 3 and 4. Ovechkin and Backstrom's two-on-one gave the Capitals the series lead over Washington for the first time since they won Game 1 of the 2016 Eastern Conference semifinal. We've seen the Pens stage third-period comebacks against other teams so many times before, and tonight, they got a taste of their own medicine. The Russian star, however, stayed with the play and with Murray out of position, he deftly flicked it into the open net to ... Read More »

Bogaerts' grand slam leads Red Sox past Royals

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The Red Sox have given him big trouble as he possesses an 0-4 record with an abysmal 6.75 ERA in six career starts. Cleveland's Michael Brantley tied the game in the ninth with a two-out grand slam off Keone Kela, but the Rangers bailed out their closer who entered the game with a 6-2 lead. Read More »

Orlando Magic will interview David Fizdale for their head-coaching job

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Bickerstaff has had the interim tag removed in Memphis. Bickerstaff, who played with the Golden Gophers from 1999-2001, was named coach of the Memphis Grizzlies in the National Basketball Association on Tuesday. "We are excited to see him coach with a full offseason and a healthy roster next season". This will be the first time Bickerstaff has been hired as head coach without an interim tag. Read More »

Klopp unhappy with Stoke stalemate as Reds look to Roma

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The goalless draw with the Potters left Liverpool with a healthy cushion over fifth-placed Chelsea and in need of a maximum of four points from their remaining two matches to guarantee qualification for the Champions League via a top four finish. Read More »

Drake and Kendrick Perkins Get Into Heated Exchange During NBA Playoffs Game

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Those of you with any cursory knowledge of the National Basketball Association and the Toronto Raptors will know that Canada's most famous Degrassi alumni is a courtside fixture for just about every Raptors home game. That carried over into the second half and eventually, postgame. It happened again during the game. "So I said something back to him". Facing Toronto for the third time in as many years in the postseason, the Cavs have become accustomed to the Canadian-born rapper sitting ... Read More »

Manchester United end-of-season awards night: The contenders

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It's incredible to be part of this club. "It was a bit hard at the beginning, but I believe in myself, I train hard". Of course, I want to say thanks to everyone. And sources said Mourinho will give Romero, who is also hoping to be part of Argentina's squad at this summer's World Cup in Russian Federation, as much time as possible to get over his injury before deciding who will start in the final. Read More »

Air India sale: Centre eases bid conditions, extends deadline to May 31

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Clarifications have been provided on various issues, including those related to slots, bilateral rights and employee rights. While noting that now there is no VRS (voluntary retirement scheme) for AI, the government said employees are eligible for gratuity on completion of five years of service or more and the same is capped at Rs 20 lakh. Read More »

NFL VP says league will 'absolutely not' eliminate kickoffs

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Last month, the NCAA approved a new rule that would allow players to signal for fair catches anywhere inside the 25-yard line and have it result in touchbacks. According to Kevin Seifert of ESPN, discussions that happened in the spring about eliminating kickoffs "spurred a series of suggestions for safer alternatives". Read More »

Roark Pitches 7 innings, Gets RBI Single To Help Nats Beat Pirates

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Why, after weeks of his offense struggling so mightily to pile up runs, after 10 one-run games among their first 29, wouldn't Martinez try something different? "That was exciting", Martinez said sarcastically. The Nationals have been without second baseman Daniel Murphy all season as he continues to recover from offseason surgery on his right knee. He has been hitting, running and taking ground balls, Martinez said. Read More »

Giants' Bumgarner cleared to start throwing

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The Giants announced good news and bad concerning their pitching staff. This is the shimmying right-hander's second stint on the shelf this season. The San Francisco Giants have been without left-hander Madison Bumgarner for the first month of the season, but it appears as though their ace could be returning to the rotation soon. Read More »

Liverpool star Lovren mocks Harry Kane, but the joke is on him

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But crucially, he has 27 in the league. The Tottenham striker is four behind his rival from Liverpool , who now leads the way on 31 goals for the season. We have got to go with a mindset and a belief that we can win, we try and win everything we do and the World Cup is no different. Kane who is still battling back to 100 per cent fitness after recovering from an ankle injury insists he is gradually getting to back to his best. Read More »

Brad Marchand: Honey badger digs up big offence in win

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Care to guess what one of the keys will be in Game 3 on Wednesday night at TD Garden? According to the Tampa Bay Times, forwards Adam Erne and Cory Conacher skated with Tyler Johnson instead as Point and Palat were rested due to what coach Jon Cooper deemed "maintenance days". Read More »

Iniesta leaving Barcelona after 16 trophy-filled seasons

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Iniesta's next destination has not yet been announced, and the midfielder said he would reveal his plans at the end of the season. The veteran midfielder has been linked with a move to the Chinese Super League, as well as a less likely reunion with Pep Guardiola at Manchester City, and the next month will certainly be an emotional one for the Spaniard. Read More »

Saints sign Ohio State QB JT Barrett to 3-year deal

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NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport adds it's a three-year deal for the signal-caller. Barrett will join a quarterback group headed by 39-year-old starter Drew Brees . But they instead took UTSA defensive end Marcus Davenport , in a move to further bolster a defense that was much-improved for most of last season. Plus, with Brees likely nearing the closing years of his career, the Saints will soon be in the market for someone to take over his starting spot. Read More »

Red Wings fans - get your Joe Louis seats on May 1

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Joe Louis Arena, a big, gray windowless structure situated along the Detroit River, held almost 20,000 fans and hosted the Detroit Red Wings during their 25-year playoff run from 1991-2016. The sale of the seats and memorabilia is being handled by Miedema Asset Management Group Inc. and Robert Levy Associates, LLC. "All remaining seats will be sold on a first-come-first serve basis". Read More »

Mercedes chief Wolff makes BIG Azerbaijan admission despite Lewis Hamilton win

After the first safety auto, leader Vettel slowed the field down and waited until the last possible moment to accelerate in an attempt to minimise the run to the first corner and prevent others benefiting from his tow. And in this latest race he did it maybe four times'. "I suppose I need to speak to Charlie, because I don't fully understand". "I understand he passed it to the stewards but they didn't do anything". Read More »

UCL: Roma keeper Alisson compares Salah to Lionel Messi

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His brilliance in the Premier League has been recognised with individual awards, while he is also being suggested as a contender for the Ballon d'Or, particularly given his inspirational form in helping Liverpool to the Champions League semi-finals. Read More »

Fulham owner Khan wants Wembley roof installation

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Khan, who also owns Championship side Fulham, added that you'd want to configure Wembley "to hold Super Bowl and World Cup finals". Khan, however, said it was premature to discuss playing a Super Bowl in London. The Jaguars have played a game at Wembley the past five seasons and are scheduled to face the Eagles there October 28. "Our role would be to provide a world-class venue", he said. Read More »

Man United's Paul Pogba: I'm judged differently to others in Premier League

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The France global, who has scored five goals and made 10 assists in the Premier League this season, said he saw the criticism as a challenge and it helped him improve. The Frenchman believes he is up to the task to deliver up front while still excelling in his midfield duties. I think I'm judged differently, but it's good, he added. Read More »

Knicks Finish Interviews For Head Coaching Vacancy

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After firing Jason Kidd in January, Jason Prunty was placed in interim charge for the remainder of the season. The Bucks managed to secure the seventh seed in the Eastern Conference, drawing a matchup against the injury-plagued Boston Celtics and losing in seven games. Read More »

Saints Row 2 is now backward compatible on Xbox One

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We remind you that to play Saints Row 2 on Xbox One it is necessary that you insert the disk in the console and that you make the necessary download. So, to play it you will simply have to download it and start playing. Saints Row 2 was the sequel to the first game in the franchise which was released in 2006 and soon became a hit. Read More »

China's Luneng Shandong deny move for Arsene Wenger

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Wenger has reportedly been offered the job many times before during his 22 years as Arsenal boss, but the timing could not be better than now. They made a tongue-in-cheek remark while making the clarification. Wenger has experience of working in Asia having coached Nagoya Grampus Eight in Japan before joining Arsenal in September 1996, while other experienced and high profile coaches have moved to China in recent years. Read More »