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In 30 minutes and 50 seconds, he was a minus 23 on the court. It was also the first time in his career that Simmons had failed to make a shot from the field. Brown's attempts to show confidence in Simmons conflicts with the philosophy of coaching to win the playoff series . When you take into account how well secondary players J.J Redick and Robert Covington played, Simmons was the biggest difference in this one, and things are not going to get easier.
  • Robert Pires Tells Arsenal To Sign Manchester United Star

    Robert Pires Tells Arsenal To Sign Manchester United Star

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    The visitors did have the ball in the net after just four minutes when Marouanne Fellaini turned Rashford's free-kick in from close range, but the Belgian was rightly flagged for offside. But Brighton got the goal they deserved in the 56th minute when Izqueirdo skipped past Matteo Darmian and stood a cross up towards the far post.
  • Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea have good opportunity to catch Liverpool'

    Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea have good opportunity to catch Liverpool'

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    The Blues are unlikely to qualify for the Champions League and could only win the FA Cup against Manchester United to salvage some silverware this season. "In this season we're seeing him [be] very clinical". I knew him when he played in Italy. At a press conference, the 48-year-old told reporters: "This could be a good opportunity for us, but as I said a lot of times, in the last three games, if we want to keep the hope alive, we have to win".
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    But he slumped to a 4-10 record with a 4.86 ERA the following year and had season-ending surgery on July 18, 2016, to correct Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. But Harvey gave up at least four runs in three straight starts this season while never pitching more than six innings. For his career, Harvey is 34-37 with a 3.66 ERA.
  • Borussia Dortmund deny Liverpool interest in Christian Pulisic

    Borussia Dortmund deny Liverpool interest in Christian Pulisic

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    BILD says Klopp has discussed a fresh bid for Pulisic with Liverpool directors and an offer is now being put together. German publication Bild report that Klopp is unfazed by two rejected bids in recent transfer windows, and the club are willing to offer in excess of €60 million for the US global.
  • Donald Trump To Appoint Bill Belichick To His Sports Council

    Donald Trump To Appoint Bill Belichick To His Sports Council

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    Trump has appointed a host of celebrities to sit on the council that will focus on encouraging kids to play sports . Trump has also reportedly appointed former National Football League running back Herschel Walker, Hall of Fame ex-Yankees pitcher Mariano Rivera, LPGA golfer Natalie Gulbis, three-time Olympics gold medalist Misty May-Treanor of the USA women's beach volleyball team, and Dr.
  • Crystal Palace boss Hodgson: I wouldn't mind a new contract

    Crystal Palace boss Hodgson: I wouldn't mind a new contract

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    Hodgson, 71, wants a new two-year deal after defying his critics and reviving his career by saving the Eagles from relegation. Asked if he had entertained thoughts of leaving, the former England boss said: "I don't have any plans in that respect".
  • Giro: Dumoulin snags first pink jersey

    Giro: Dumoulin snags first pink jersey

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    The 9.7-kilometre (6-mile) opening time trial passed Israel's parliament, Supreme Court, the Israel Museum and the Hebrew University in its route through Jerusalem. The technical course suited him on the day, Dumoulin added. "Certainly Froome now knows the perils the course holds after his training spin". Chris Froome recovered from a pre-race crash with a muted performance in the Giro d'Italia's opening stage, a 9.7-kilometre individual time-trial, in which he lost 37 seconds to ...
  • Ireland announce 14-member squad for historic Test against Pakistan

    Ireland announce 14-member squad for historic Test against Pakistan

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    Led by William Porterfield , the side also has seasoned hands Kevin O'Brien and his brother Niall, along with county cricketers Tim Murtagh, Paul Stirling and Gary Wilson. The exclusion of Dockrell, in particular, is a significantly harsh call considering he has been an ever-present in the side for the last eight years, but Ford has opted for Andy McBrine as the front-line spinner.
  • IPL 2018, KXIP vs MI: Mumbai Indians in battle for survival

    IPL 2018, KXIP vs MI: Mumbai Indians in battle for survival

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    Both teams are coming off defeats, KXIP losing to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 13 runs and Mumbai Indians going down to Royal Challengers Bangalore by 14 runs. The duo have handed a flawless start to their side on several occassions in this year's edition. For the Mumbai Indians- Suryakumar Yadav has been a consistent run getter but apart from him other batsmen haven't really performed as per reputation.
  • Nashville Predators can not afford penalties tonight

    Nashville Predators can not afford penalties tonight

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    Apparently, the deities don't mind a little defence. Leading 1-0 after the first period, the Predators stretched their lead to two with 5:24 left in the second when Subban blasted a one-timer on Nashville's first power play of the night through Hellebuyck for his third goal of the series, and third of the playoffs.
  • Virat Kohli: Surrey sign India captain for six matches in June

    Virat Kohli: Surrey sign India captain for six matches in June

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    Virat Kohli will play County cricket for Surrey in June. However, the Indian team will then be without his service for one-off Afghanistan Test match which will be played out in Bangalore. Soon after the news was disclosed, cricketers and pundits across the social media looked ecstatic with the signing. Surrey's Director of Cricket, Alec Stewart added: " We are thrilled to have signed the biggest name in world cricket for the month of June .
  • LeBron James' Liverpool Investment Reportedly Worth $32 Million After 7 Years

    LeBron James' Liverpool Investment Reportedly Worth $32 Million After 7 Years

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    Fenway Sports Partners is owned by Boston Red Sox owner John Henry and chairman Tom Werner, who bought Liverpool for a bargain $477 million in October 2010. Under that measure, James' investment has skyrocketed and the Cleveland Cavaliers star could sell it off for five times what he purchased it for seven years ago.
  • Disgraced Australian cricket captain Steve Smith humbled by support

    Disgraced Australian cricket captain Steve Smith humbled by support

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    The new head coach of Australia 's men's cricket team has vowed to earn back the public's respect for the national side after they were embroiled in a ball-tampering scandal. "How people view us, that's really none of our business". Lehmann, who watched Langer's press conference after the latter's unveiling as the new coach, said that Australian cricket would be in good hands with the former opener guiding the ship, and offered encouragement and praise for both Langer and the group of ...
  • Eric Bailly Absence Candidly Explained by Jose Mourinho

    Eric Bailly Absence Candidly Explained by Jose Mourinho

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    Bailly, who used to be a first team regular, was fit to face Arsenal last weekend, but Mourinho dropped the Ivory Coast global from his match day squad entirely. "He's fine, no injury, he is one of our five central defenders and, honestly, my work is not about World Cups and preparing players for the World Cup or giving chances to players at the World Cup".
  • Woods at 101 to 1 odds to win Giro d'Italia

    Woods at 101 to 1 odds to win Giro d'Italia

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    A successful attempt would make him the first man to hold all three at the same time since Bernard Hinault in 1983. "The race is an extremely well-balanced race this year: there are time trials but also a lot of mountains". "But this is a process that was meant to have been confidential and I'm confident that people will see it from my point of view". The first three stages are in Israel before crossing to Italy where six "high difficulty" mountain stages await in the three-week epic.
  • Pitcher Ken Giles punches himself in face after allowing Yankees homer

    Pitcher Ken Giles punches himself in face after allowing Yankees homer

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    Tanaka is 0-2 with a 10.38 ERA in four games against the Astros. NATIONALS 3, PIRATES 1: Trea Turner and Ryan Zimmerman homered in the sixth inning and host Washington completed a four-game sweep. Right-handers Chad Green, Dellin Betances, and David Robertson (2-1) followed with a scoreless inning apiece, combining for six strikeouts while allowing two hits and no walks.