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Then, in Game 1 of the championship series, Europe emerged a worthy challenger, taking advantage of Canada's sloppy play in what was a one-goal game for 50 minutes. "It's just insane the way everything worked out", said Crosby, selected the MVP of the tournament after scoring three goals and finishing with a World Cup-high 10 points.
  • Sanders Says Clinton Comments in Leaked Audio 'Absolutely Correct'

    Sanders Says Clinton Comments in Leaked Audio 'Absolutely Correct'

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    In the most recent scandal, Hillary said that it was her job to serve as a "wet blanket on the idealism" of uninformed Bernie Sanders supporters convincing them that modest goals or what she calls "what we can achieve now" were actually bigger successes through a process of careful rebranding.
  • Champions League: Manchester City rallies to tie, 3-3, Celtic in Glasgow

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    Guardiola, whose team fell two points behind Barcelona in Group C as a result of the draw, expressed the hope that his City side would learn from the experience and be better in the future as a result of it. "I didn't speak about the record with my players". "But I thought tonight - how they played and how they performed was top class and that will give them confidence moving forward".
  • Arsenal new boy Mustafi tips Gunners for title challenge

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    Burnley were forced to play on the counter for long periods such was Arsenal's mastery of possession, but the Londoners spurned numerous goalscoring chances. They have a very good relationship and it bodes well". He got the former sent off when he took advantage of his vast turning circle at The Emirates and got the latter dismissed when he played on his recklessness at Stamford Bridge.
  • Odell Beckham Jr. Feels Like The Refs Are Targeting Him

    Odell Beckham Jr. Feels Like The Refs Are Targeting Him

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    It's never going to deter me from what I want to do, it's never going to deter us from the goals that we have set, my goals that I have set. " If I sneeze the wrong way, it will be a flag ". The coach took the blame for Manning not throwing his way in the opening 22 minutes. Right now, it nearly looks like he's looking for a confrontation because maybe he believes that makes him play better.
  • Donald Trump campaign manager left speechless when asked about Trump's tax returns

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    A CNN/ORC poll late last month found Clinton leading Trump by only a single percentage point among likely Pennsylvania voters. It might hurt a little, but you can do it. The state's registered voters favor Clinton over Trump 60-18 percent on the question of who has the experience to be president. "While I would hope all of our children would aspire to be president, neither Donald Trump nor Hillary Clinton have set a good example, and I wouldn't hold up either of them as role models for ...
  • Ravens set to release RB Forsett

    Ravens set to release RB Forsett

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    He still has some years left in him, but likely not as a starting running back. The Ravens released him September 3 during their 53-man cutdown, but they re-signed him September 5. "Love y'all & thank u for the incredible support over the years", Forsett tweeted on Tuesday morning , which served as a precursor to his official release.
  • Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-0 after first half blitz

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    And all the more so because we had to deal with some inconvenient facts before the game: Namely that we hadn't beaten Chelsea for years. Last season Arsenal were blasted by former Gunner Martin Keown for posting pictures after the win over eventual champions Leicester.
  • Willett says American fans proved his brother right

    Willett says American fans proved his brother right

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    The controversy began when Pete Willett called United States golf fans "fat, stupid, greedy, classless bastards" and a "baying mob of imbeciles" in an article on a European golf website. It's important that the European team don't overreact to defeat to Team USA here at Hazeltine. "It was anticipated", Willett said of the hard reception he received in Minnesota.
  • Shearer calls for England to AXE Man Utd skipper Rooney

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    England started the World Cup qualifying campaign by beating Slovakia 1-0 away. I think it is still the right decision. "I'm very much looking forward to working with the players over the next 10 days to get the results the country wants".
  • George Will: Why all the love for the Cubs' consistent failure?

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    The Chicago Cubs will be facing the victor of the National League Wild Card Game in the division series, which opens the door to the rather loaded question of who they'd rather face. Game Four, if necessary, will be on October 11 and Game Five, if necessary, on October 13. He has 30 or more home runs in four-straight seasons. Both pitchers have a career ERA under 3.15 in the playoffs.
  • Klopp admonishes 'static' Liverpool after win

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    Klopp admitted afterwards that he had a few stern words for his team after watching them limp tamely to half-time trailing 1-0 after Leroy Fer had scored the opening goal for the Welsh team. Adam Lallana has "no chance" of being fit for England's upcoming 2018 World Cup qualifying double-header against Malta and Slovenia, according to club manager Jürgen Klopp.
  • Rick Porcello is Boston's Game 1 starter for ALDS

    Rick Porcello is Boston's Game 1 starter for ALDS

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    That includes the 2004 championship that ended the Red Sox's title drought and the 2007 title that came at the expense of the Colorado Rockies in the World Series and the Indians in the American League Championship Series, who held a 3-1 lead before losing the final three games.
  • Mets Bet on Ace Noah Syndergaard for Wild Card Game Against Giants

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    Syndergaard has had a very good season for the Mets, he has a record of 14-9 with a 2.60 Earned Run Average in 30 starts. "The man can pitch", Kelly Johnson said of Bumgarner. The New York Mets were the surprise victor of the National League East in 2015 and made it all the way to the World Series and the expectations were high this year but injuries and the Washington Nationals made certain there would not be a second straight NL East crown.
  • Ortiz's walk-off double gives Red Sox 11th straight win

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    Ortiz's heartfelt words proved to be a rallying cry for the team and the city, leading the Boston Strong mantra that helped band that team together for a World Series run. Steinbrenner graciously allowing Sox fans to mill about behind the third base dugout at the old stadium to celebrate an historic comeback against the Bombers.
  • Crosby-led Canada still can't be beat in best-on-best hockey

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    Patrice Bergeron tied it with a power-play goal with 2:53 left in the third, and Marchand won it with a shot from the slot. With the flags of their home countries stitched on their shoulders and a head coach who runs an English Premier League soccer club, Team Europe will certainly leave the eight-team best-on-best tournament with their heads high.
  • Tottenham End Manchester City's Unbeaten Run

    Tottenham End Manchester City's Unbeaten Run

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    Former Spurs midfielder Redknapp hailed Tottenham's complete team performance in the absence of injured Mousa Dembele and Harry Kane after the home side secured an emphatic win against their title rivals at White Hart Lane. I think John Stones did well, I should say, but you look at the left back, Kolarov. Football is a process, sometimes you win and sometimes you lose. I am not here for the talk around me, I am here to do my job.
  • McIlroy hopes eagle dance inspires Team Europe

    McIlroy hopes eagle dance inspires Team Europe

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    Rory McIlroy got the best of a heckler, then paired with rookie Thomas Pieters to do the same to the usa duo of Brooks Koepka and Dustin Johnson, giving Europe the first point of the afternoon four-ball session. McIlroy says he and Pieters were never meant to play foursomes , never practiced together and even flipped to see who would tee off on which holes.
  • Russell Wilson to start for Seattle despite knee sprain

    Russell Wilson to start for Seattle despite knee sprain

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    The Seahawks could pick up a big win here, though, as the New York Jets have dropped a couple of games and are coming off a bad defeat to the Kansas City Chiefs where QB Ryan Fitzpatrick threw a ton of interceptions. His rating was 158.3. Otherwise, this was a pretty stifling performance by the Seattle defense which got two interceptions and held the Jets to just 50 yards rushing.
  • 76ers 1st Overall Draft Pick Ben Simmons Has Fracture in Right Foot

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    Jahlil Okafor missed the latter stages of his rookie year last season after suffering a knee injury . It's Simmons' injury, however, that threatens to derail a promising Philadelphia core. He told the media he gained 33 pounds since July. The Sixers, wracked by injuries to several top draftees in recent years, were initially hopeful Simmons merely rolled his ankle.
  • Brissett to Start Against Bills, Garoppolo Out Again

    Brissett to Start Against Bills, Garoppolo Out Again

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    That could pose a problem for a rookie who has played a game-and-a-half of professional regular-season football in his life. Including a stunning win in the 2010 AFC Divisional Playoffs when he was leading the Jets, the eight-year head coach still owns just a 4-11 record vs.
  • Drew Brees back in San Diego for first time since '05

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    New Orleans allows up the second-most points in the N-F-L (31 per game), the second-most yards in the NF-L (448.3), and features the worst rushing defense on the planet (149.3). They said there's a sense of urgency. "It's one area that will definitely be one of the focal points in this game". Reminiscing back to those days of yesteryear is impossible without remembering the one move that kickstarted the whole run, and the absurdity behind its origins.
  • McIlroy, Pieters trying to ride European momentum

    McIlroy, Pieters trying to ride European momentum

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    Olympic champion Justin Rose and fellow Englishman Chris Wood, making his first appearance in the competition, never trailed as they scraped a one-up win in a close-fought tussle with Jimmy Walker and Zach Johnson. "I will take responsibility as I just played poorly and Thomas played well, and made some putts when we needed to", said Westwood. "It was 4-zip after the morning".
  • Arsenal get last-minute winner against Burnley

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    Burnley looked to have deservedly earned a point until, at a short-corner routine, substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sent Theo Walcott's flick towards goal at the far post. "We wanted to finish before the worldwide break with a win". It was a contest neither side deserved to lose, although Arsenal nearly found the net before the disputed victor, when Walcott's curling 20-yard effort drifted inches wide of Tom Heaton's left-hand post.
  • Surprising Eagles dominating both sides of the ball

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    That is not only physically challenging, but mentally as well . "The season is still extremely young". However, we should probably point out that the Kelly-Luck comparison didn't come from Pederson - it came from Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich .
  • Ortiz delivers another HR, Red Sox beat Blue Jays 5-3

    Ortiz delivers another HR, Red Sox beat Blue Jays 5-3

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    The Red Sox play their final regular-season game Sunday in a 3:05 p.m. ET contest against the Blue Jays. David Ortiz is the anomaly in the machine. After all these years, David Ortiz still knows when to rise to the occasion. David Ortiz, who is being feted before every game this weekend as he nears the end of his Hall-of-Fame career, has hit more home runs against the Blue Jays than any other opposing team.
  • Gutsy Europe hit back against United States at Ryder Cup

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    Spieth and Reed then set the tone with a 3-and-2 foursomes victory over Stenson and Rose, and the Americans delivered the first sweep of the opening session since that 1975 team at Laurel Valley. "I played great today, and most importantly, Europe got the point". Walker birdied the next hole to cut the deficit to 2 down. Reed's birdie on the 16th then sealed the win and it was soon 2-0 to Davis Love's side as Johnson and Kuchar cruised to a 5&4 victory in match four.
  • Bruce, Gsellman move Mets closer to playoff spot, beat Phils

    Bruce, Gsellman move Mets closer to playoff spot, beat Phils

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    ET. Yoenis Cespedes singled up the middle for the team's first hit, and Curtis Granderson dropped a single into left on an 0-2 count to put a runner in scoring position. In the four-year history of the two-wild-card era, we've had just one tie, in 2013 when the Rays and Rangers had to play a Game No. 163 to determine the second wild card ( David Price tossed a complete-game victory).
  • Seth Russell: Bears QB Russell, passing O struggles vs. ISU

    Seth Russell: Bears QB Russell, passing O struggles vs. ISU

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    Gabe Luna (#11), and linebacker Reggan Northrup (#9) of the Iowa State Cyclones sack quarterback Seth Russell (#17) of the Baylor Bears as he scrambled for yards. Baylor got a late touchdown at the end of the first half to cut the lead to 28-21, but Iowa State opened with a touchdown to push the lead back up to 14.
  • Zidane: Draw hard to accept

    Zidane: Draw hard to accept

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    The forward, who looked unhappy when he was substituted during his side's 2-2 draw at Las Palmas on Saturday, responded by firing home with aplomb after finding space in the Dortmund defense. In the last few minutes both sides came close to a win but Roman Burki (Dortmund goalkeeper) and Keylor Navas (Real Madrid goalkeeper) did an excellent job by keeping the ball at bay.
  • Texas at Oklahoma State

    Texas at Oklahoma State

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    Oklahoma State , coming off a loss at Baylor, can't afford to start the conference race with two losses. The Cowboys lead at the break now soured by an injury that could shift the tides for the second half as the No. Mike Gundy's Pokes aren't hurting for offense either. Russell is the reigning Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week after passing for 387 yards and four touchdowns in the win over Oklahoma State and for the season has thrown for 1,148 yards and 13 TDs while completing 80-of-133 ...
  • New formations help Bills' LeSean McCoy find his footing

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    Patriots quarterback Tom Brady returns next week to lead the offense after serving a four-game suspension over Deflategate. The Patriots third-year quarterback suffered the injury in the team's win over the Miami Dolphins in Week 2. "I've been around here a little while, and that's just kind of the mentality we've always had and tried to continue to grow and continue to do". Including his six seasons as coach of the Jets, Ryan is just 4-11 against the Patriots , dropping nine of the ...