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Lee leads as Trump arrives at US Women's Open

Lee leads as Trump arrives at US Women's Open

Trump's son Eric mingled with spectators outside the clubhouse throughout the day. Then again , he is the president — and its his club. For sure, the rust that had accumulated since she was last ...

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Twins' Sano finishes 2nd in Home Run Derby

Twins' Sano finishes 2nd in Home Run Derby

It started in the first round, when Judge's matchup, Miami Marlins first basemen Justin Bour , put on the most impressive display of the night to that point, blasting 22 homers and celebrating after...

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Williams vs. Ostapenko at Wimbledon as court questions arise

Williams vs. Ostapenko at Wimbledon as court questions arise

Sixth seed Konta won 7-6 (7-3) 4-6 6-4 on Court One to reach her third Grand Slam quarter-final. "I'm not suggesting that it is", said Murray on Monday after his straight-sets win over Benoit P...

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Here's what it's like inside Amazon the week before Prime Day

Here's what it's like inside Amazon the week before Prime Day

Amazon announced toy deals in the Prime Day 2017 deals list early Monday. We talked to consumer experts about how to seize the Prime Day and get the most bang for your buck. Other deals teased inc...

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Chicago Bulls biggest loser in National Basketball Association draft

Chicago Bulls biggest loser in National Basketball Association draft

Early last season, Joel Embiid endeavored to flip the idea around the locker room, though with no resulting wave of public, press or front office support. 2 pick Lonzo Ball who was taken by the L.A....

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Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

Nashville celebrates the longest playoff run in franchise history at home October 10 against the Philadelphia Flyers . He had 30 points (13-17) in 69 games last season and has 126 points (45-81) in...

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Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

Louis Chaminade, which won the Missouri Class 5 state title in 2016 . But the soft-spoken 6-foot-9 forward has been here long enough to understand that success around here is about more than playin...

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Warriors' Steve Kerr hopes to address back issues this summer

Warriors' Steve Kerr hopes to address back issues this summer

Free agency's so fast and it's so fluid, you really just hope you've created a place where there can be honest dialogue back and forth". His contract will be restructured. When the 28-year-old fo...

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Swiss-born Nico Hischier makes history, goes No. 1 to Devils

Swiss-born Nico Hischier makes history, goes No. 1 to Devils

The Flyers selected Brandon Wheat Kings center Nolan Patrick with the second pick. Last season, Schenn, fresh off a new contract, finished second on the Flyers with 25 goals and third with 5...

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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

In the biggest move of the night, the team acquired Chicago Bulls All-Star Jimmy Butler for former UCLA guard Zach LaVine , guard Kris Dunn and Markkanen . Sacramento was the only team wi...

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Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

He had some Lebron-type blocks where he chases guys down from behind but to have a guy like this where offensively he's really got no holes in his game, he's a multi-dimensional scorer that once he co...

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Vegas Golden Knights fill out roster with National Hockey League expansion draft

Vegas Golden Knights fill out roster with National Hockey League expansion draft

Yes, the Golden Knights seemed to get this right. In 1999, the Atlanta Thrashers selected 26 players in the expansion draft. I think I'm up for the challenge. Did they get enough from Anaheim and Mi...

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Atlanta Hawks To Trade Dwight Howard To Charlotte Hornets

The Hawks will receive Miles Plumlee and Marco Belinelli in the deal. This deal has already received league approval, so the picks and players have been officially exchanged. Charlotte will be...

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FIFA satisfied with attendance at Confed Cup games in Russia

FIFA satisfied with attendance at Confed Cup games in Russia

On Wednesday, June 21 , 2017 at 21:00, will be a match of 2 rounds in Group A in the global tournament Confederation Cup , in which at the stadium "Fisht" in Sochi, Mexico will face off against ...

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Watch the Vegas Golden Knights submit their National Hockey League expansion draft picks

Watch the Vegas Golden Knights submit their National Hockey League expansion draft picks

There's been a lot going on lately with the Vegas Golden Knights expansion draft coming tonight, but if you're like me, you've been following the latest news. The names will be made public later t...

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Koepka in control and with a 1-shot lead at US Open

Here is what Justin Thomas of Louisville had to say Sunday after shooting a 3-over par 75 to finish 8-under at the U.S. Open and eight shots behind the victor after he had posted a U.S. Actually, Koe...

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'Not the result we wanted', rues Ronaldo, after draw with Mexico

It's deserved and what Mexico have done deserves praise, to go toe-to-toe with the champions of Europe", he said. "It's not the result we wanted, we had the game nearly won", said Ronaldo , who w...

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Five telling stats from the Penguins-Predators series

Five telling stats from the Penguins-Predators series

We've got to go home and win a game", Crosby said. Replacing Murray with the player slated to be his backup would be a bold adjustment with so much on the line, but the Penguins also risk going dow...

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Mechanical failures make for a fascinating Le Mans

Mechanical failures make for a fascinating Le Mans

That lead wouldn't last very long, as the leading Porsche No. 1 auto lost oil pressure with only four hours to go and was forced to retire. That left Jackie Chan DC Racing's LMP2 out in-fron...

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Super save (for bogey) keeps Fleetwood smiling at US Open

Tommy Fleetwood had no problem picking out his best shot of the day. He became the third defending U.S. Open champion to miss the cut in the last six years, and has now missed the weekend in the la...

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Brooks Koepka caps a record week with US Open title

Harman, bidding to become the first left-hander to win a U.S. Open, is a victor on the PGA Tour this year while Thomas is the world number 13, a three-time victor this season and a member of the exc...

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Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

Koepka shot a five-under 67 Sunday during the final round at Erin Hills in Erin, Wisconsin, to clinch the victory. Sharing fifth were Americans Xander Schauffele (69), Bill Haas (69) and Ric...

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McIlroy, Day try to make up ground, make cut at US Open

Open , where the top 60 and ties advanced to the final two rounds. "I'm really, really happy with it". I've shown what can happen with one bad swing. It's just frustrating, like I said. He missed the ...

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Curry, Durant committed to keeping Golden State on top

One season later, the Cleveland Cavaliers could not overcome the presence of both Green and especially Durant in Game 5 . "The Three Kings" they were dubbed, and they played like National Basketbal...

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Forget group win over Pakistan, Kohli warns before final

Forget group win over Pakistan, Kohli warns before final

The defending champions so far have won three games out of the four and will now meet rivals Pakistan in the final on Sunday. But not only have Pakistan , the lowest ranked team in a tournament ...

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Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain

Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain

He finishes the season for the fifth straight year as the competition's top scorer with 12 goals and the Portuguese moves closer to matching Lionel Messi's record of winning the Ballon d'Or five tim...

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Facts about Champion Trophy final

Facts about Champion Trophy final

And as, we all know, the match between these two countries is much beyond the game. We've practised the same way from the first day we came here. "People are just doing the normal things that they...

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Justin Thomas shoots 63, trails Brian Harman by 1 at US Open

Though always risky, he entered Round 3 at 2-under par. He three-putted on No. 13. "I didn't think I'd ever go for that hole in one shot", he said. Fleetwood , 26, ended a four-year wait for his s...

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Brian Harman looks for major breakthrough at US Open

You see, Miller also shot at 63 at the U.S. Open , in what is considered by some the greatest round of golf ever in major tournament. Johnny Miller owned the previous best round of eight-under 63...

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Warriors fans celebrate NBA title with rowdy street party

Warriors fans celebrate NBA title with rowdy street party

Residents of Oakland, which lost one of its other beloved teams, the Raiders, to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a fatal warehouse fire. And as the championship parad...

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McGregor backers: Mayweather fight is no sideshow

McGregor backers: Mayweather fight is no sideshow

Snowden: If you love Floyd , this is going to be a great night. Mayweather is 40 and last fought in September 2015. A screenshot of Floyd Mayweather Jr . Opinions fall on both sides, but curren...

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NBA Draft: Josh Jackson, Lonzo Ball Fighting to Become No. 2 Pick

NBA Draft: Josh Jackson, Lonzo Ball Fighting to Become No. 2 Pick

The Sixers are in talks to send the third overall pick in Thursday's National Basketball Association draft and a future first-rounder to the Boston Celtics in exchange for the Celtics' first overa...

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Caroline Wozniacki crashes out of French Open

It was only a temporary reprieve for the Russian, though, and Wozniacki reasserted her control, pummelling a two-fisted backhand down the line to win the match, before firing a ball into the upper t...

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Unseeded Ostapenko rallies to win French Open

She even received a phonecall from Latvia's president. She stormed through the last five games in a row, apparently free of nerves, to clinch victory and grab her place among the elite of women's te...

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Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

He had whistled the play dead when he lost sight of the puck with Murray on the ice between him and the puck. It's tough coming to an end like that, but the guys never gave up, played so hard through ...

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Premier League clubs could play Saturday evening games from 2019

Premier League clubs could play Saturday evening games from 2019

Three weeks before that sees a mouthwatering couple of derbies with Liverpool hosting Everton and the Manchester derby - Pep Guardiola's City travelling to take on Jose Mourinho's United at ...

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Sidney Crosby is THW's 2017 Playoff MVP

Sidney Crosby is THW's 2017 Playoff MVP

Subban had harassed Crosby , cheap-shot him and talked trash the entire series. While that's certainly good news for NBC , especially given how poorly the product performed in years prior , the l...

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Sidney Crosby's hometown to get another taste of Stanley Cup

Sidney Crosby's hometown to get another taste of Stanley Cup

All five of the franchise's titles have been clinched on the road. Crosby led the team to his first Stanley Cup during the 2008-2009 season. The 1998 Red Wings were the last team to win a second...

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Judge, Yankees batter Orioles 16-3 for 4th straight win

Judge took it to a new level over the weekend, crushing record-breaking home runs in back-to-back games as the Yankees swept the Orioles . Norris delivered two pitches out of the strike zone to Ju...

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Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

So you just got to take it tomorrow, and it's on us. Led by first-year Warriors forward and former NBA MVP Kevin Durant , Golden State held off LeBron James and the resilient visiting Clevel...

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Numerous reasons for Draymond to step up in Game 5 of Finals

The Cavs narrowed the gap slightly in the third but the Warriors were able to keep their opponents at arm's length to wrap up a second title in three years. Golden State Warriors perished their voodoo...

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Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

Durant's dagger 3 lifts Warriors over Cavs in Game 3

Cleveland prefers to play at a high tempo as well, and while that would seem to play into a trap with Golden State , Lue and James were adamant the Cavs aren't pumping their brakes. They had a physic...

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Somehow, Predators have to rein in Crosby, Malkin

Three-hundred sixty-one days after winning the Stanley Cup for the fourth time , the Pittsburgh Penguins are one win away from capturing their fifth championship in their 50th year, with a 6-0 win ...

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Crosby doing it all again as Penguins close in on Cup

As for what Rinne trusts: that he will be much better than the last time you saw him. Are the odds in their favor? But just enjoy how great it is in Pittsburgh . When Mattias Ekholm, the defensive ...

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Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

Thursday night was a big night for the Nashville Predators as they take on the Penguins in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final . The Penguins skated in Pittsburgh before flying to Nashville . Ri...

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Reynolds, Rockies win 7th straight, Cubs lose 4th in row 9-1

Reynolds, Rockies win 7th straight, Cubs lose 4th in row 9-1

Books have been written on how Theo Epstein built the Chicago Cubs into world champions, but a insane little piece of that story is that his very first trade with the franchise didn't work out so ...

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Warriors go for a sweep

Durant got his when he was jawing with LeBron James following a flagrant foul by Kevin Love . Cleveland scored 49 points in the first quarter, an NBA Finals-record for any period, and opened ...

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Preds leaning on Rinne to force Penguins back to Pittsburgh

After all, it wasn't just Crosby (three assists) who shined for Pittsburgh on Thursday night. "I know our guys don't sit in there and wonder how we're going to do this", Laviolette said. Both of Wil...

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Murray to start in goal for Penguins in Game 5

Pekka Rinne's struggles in Pittsburgh have his Nashville Predators on the brink of elimination. Mattias Ekholm said everything is created to make opponents work hard and fellow defenseman Ry...

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Cavs' best effort not good enough to beat the Warriors

The Warriors turnover problems from Game 2 carried over to Wednesday night, when they had 18, which helped the Cavaliers stay in the game. I don't contribute as losing this game because we got exh...

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