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The Phillies have always been a rumored landing spot for Arrieta, along with the Nationals and Padres. Arrieta drastically improves the Phillies' rotation, which last season allowed the seventh-most hits (936), 11th-most runs (509), sixth-most home runs (150) and 15th-most walks (306).
  • Lakers 'Still a Long Shot' to Land LeBron James

    Lakers 'Still a Long Shot' to Land LeBron James

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    I'm blessed and I never take it for granted". He's also averaging his second-highest rebounds per game (8.4 per game) and his highest scoring aggregate since the 2013-14 season with the Miami Heat (27.0 points per game). He's averaged 13.0 points, 16.3 rebounds and 1.4 blocks in eight games since the All-Star break. Meanwhile, Larry Nance Jr . was also brilliant in his second game starting in place of the injured Tristan Thompson .
  • Fired-up Rabada takes 5, Australia out for 243 in 2nd test

    Fired-up Rabada takes 5, Australia out for 243 in 2nd test

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    De Villiers scored the 22nd ton of his test career and his first in three years to see South Africa through to 382 in the first innings on the stroke of lunch on Sunday. Four days on, the fallout continued, with Cricket Australia chief executive James Sutherland releasing a statement before play started in Port Elizabeth reminding the Australian players they needed to behave.
  • Arsenal 3-0 Watford: Cech gets milestone

    Arsenal 3-0 Watford: Cech gets milestone

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    Arsenal , who had lost eight of their previous 14 matches in all competitions, remain in sixth place and trail fourth-placed Tottenham by 10 points ahead of their rivals' trip to Bournemouth later on Sunday. The centre-back headed home the opening goal for the Gunners and helped them keep the Hornets out until he was withdrawn on 73 minutes. Watford almost hit back four minutes later but Petr Cech produced a good save to deny Abdoulaye Doucoure from just inside the box.
  • Mikey Garcia silences Sergey Lipinets with KO

    Mikey Garcia silences Sergey Lipinets with KO

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    In a few hours, current WBC lightweight champion Mikey Garcia faces Sergey Lipinets for Lipinets' IBF junior welterweight championship from the Freeman Coliseum in San Antonio. Mikey Garcia keeps on winning and climbing the weight classes. Lipinets recovered and fought gamely through the 12th round, but he couldn't turn the tide.
  • Elgar, Amla hit 50s, South Africa makes progress in 2nd test

    Elgar, Amla hit 50s, South Africa makes progress in 2nd test

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    South African speedster Kagiso Rabada has been charged by the International Cricket Council (ICC) with a Level 2 offence for his send-off to Australian skipper Steven Smith during the opening day of the second Test at St. Match referee Jeff Crowe, who implored both captains to improve the behaviour of their respective sides after handing out three charges following a spiteful series opener, will take some convincing.
  • Spurs-Warriors Recap: Golden State Beats San Antonio But Lose Steph Curry

    Spurs-Warriors Recap: Golden State Beats San Antonio But Lose Steph Curry

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    According to ESPN's Chris Haynes , Curry is "day-to-day" and will travel with the team during the two-game road trip to the Portland Trail Blazers (Friday) and Minnesota Timberwolves (Sunday). Ankle issues have been a problem for Curry all season considering he missed 11 contests in December with a sprained right ankle and tweaked it during a March 2 win over the Atlanta Hawks.
  • Middleton wins world junior gold in curling

    Middleton wins world junior gold in curling

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    The Canadians scored two points in the third end to move into an early lead at 2-1. The turning point of the game came down to Jones's final shot of the fifth end. Scotland put a shot in the house with a well-placed guard in the 11th but Tardi was able to draw his last shot of the game to the button and bump Scotland's scoring rock just enough to gain the winning advantage.
  • Half run helps New Mexico beat Utah St. in MW tourney

    Half run helps New Mexico beat Utah St. in MW tourney

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    The Aztecs head into the championship game with not only the longest winning streak in the MW, but with the eighth longest streak in the entire country. The Pokes hit three-straight field goals to make it a 28-25 contest with just over six minutes left in the half. Junior guard Troy Simons buried a 3-pointer and senior Joe Furstinger made a bucket to record five straight points.
  • Sharma, Wallace share lead at Indian Open

    Sharma, Wallace share lead at Indian Open

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    I'm looking forward to tomorrow. Gurgaon: He can hit the low numbers nearly at will as he showed in two European Tour wins, but Shubhankar Sharma is equally able to stick it out when the chips are down. "With the people that were coming up behind me, there were some real class players". The birdie on the 10th was offset by an immediate bogey. "I have always played the 10th from the front tee box", he said.
  • Rabada destroys Australia in the first innings

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    Cape Town - Vernon Philander has heaped praise on team-mate Kagiso Rabada after his five-wicket haul lit up the first day of the second Test between the Proteas and Australia in Port Elizabeth . We weren't taking wickets but we felt in the game the whole session. Rabada's knock of 29 ended on day two of the second Test , when he played on to Pat Cummins.
  • Sunflower Showdown: KU, K-State face off Friday at Big 12 tournament

    Sunflower Showdown: KU, K-State face off Friday at Big 12 tournament

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    Devonte' Graham tallied 15 points to go along with eight assists, Mykhailiuk went for 12 points, all of which came from 3-point range, and Lagerald Vick added 10 points. We can do better". Graham just missed a double-double in the Oklahoma State quarterfinal with 10 points and nine assists. "I had stupid fouls", Lightfoot added.
  • United Fans Loved What Lukaku Did After Rashford's Second Goal

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    We understood each other quite well and hopefully, we can do it also in the future like that. If you look at the table at the moment, it's a massive game for both of us, the fans and all the people around the world who'll watch the game. I am giving my best to have a quiet life around myself but sometimes it doesn't depend on myself because people just want to come into my home and steal things.
  • Giants' Beckham appears in seedy video

    Giants' Beckham appears in seedy video

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    Just a casual video of Odell Beckham holding a blunt with some cocaine on deck. In the video , which you can see below, Beckham is allegedly spotted holding a brown cigarette in one hand, lying next to a woman with what appears to be white substance cut into lines and a credit card.
  • Tiger Woods Takes a Share of the Lead at the Valspar Championship

    Tiger Woods Takes a Share of the Lead at the Valspar Championship

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    He then added another birdie by draining a 20-footer at the 10th. The gallery swarmed around him, following him from hole to hole. "We had fun again, Sneds and I". He beat Jordan Spieth by nine shots and Henrik Stenson by 10 through 36 holes - and those two guys are the last two Open champions. Woods (-8) will head into Sunday's action one stroke off the pace in a tie for second.