• Messi announces desire to play for Newell's Old Boys
Messi announces desire to play for Newell's Old Boys

The 30-year-old was involved as Argentina lost the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil, while Messi could not prevent back-to-back defeats in the 2015 and 2016 Copa America deciders. But he "would swap any one of those titles with Barcelona " for a World Cup win. Jorge Sampaoli's side have been drawn into a group featuring Iceland, Croatia and ...

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  • Cavaliers vs. Warriors 2018 NBA Finals Schedule Set
Cavaliers vs. Warriors 2018 NBA Finals Schedule Set

For the fourth consecutive year, the Cleveland Cavaliers will play the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals . The Westgate SuperBook in Las Vegas opened Golden State as a -1,000 favorite to win the best-of-seven series, which tips off Thursday.

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  • Tom Wilson late hit part of Stanley Cup Game 1 getting nasty
Tom Wilson late hit part of Stanley Cup Game 1 getting nasty

T-Mobile Arena was only quiet for a few seconds before the tying goal from Reaves, who cross-checked Carlson to the ice an instant before the puck unexpectedly bounced to him for an uncontested shot. And one thing the Capitals may be able to take advantage of is the historical tendency for first-time Cup contenders to have some early series jitters...

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  • Liverpool fans stranded after flights to Kiev canceled
Liverpool fans stranded after flights to Kiev canceled

Worldchoice Sports said on Facebook that it had been unable to secure enough landing slots for the aircraft, issuing a "huge apology" to ticket holders. "Hopefully they can find an alternative route, if they can't I'm sure they will support us back in Liverpool ". Fans voiced their frustrations on the Worldchoice Sports Facebook page.

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  • Kyrie Irving did not attend Game 7 due to deviated septum surgery
Kyrie Irving did not attend Game 7 due to deviated septum surgery

He can't ruin his movie career". ESPN sportscaster Mark Jackson was not happy that Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving was nowhere to be found at the TD Garden Sunday night. Danny and Brad does a good job of letting us be our own individuals and maxing that with the team and getting a good look". "I have a much longer memory and remember how g...

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  • Keeper Karius, girlfriend face death threats after Champions League debacle
Keeper Karius, girlfriend face death threats after Champions League debacle

When the game is getting more intensified, the team requires a player on the bench who can act as a ideal stockpile and can help to turn the game in his side's favor. The Welshman had been on the field barely two minutes when he met Marcelo's cross from the left with an improbable leap, back to goal, about 14m out, to send an overhead kick on his l...

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  • Warriors vs. Rockets, Game 7 on Monday night
Warriors vs. Rockets, Game 7 on Monday night

With Paul out because of a hamstring injury, the Warriors blew the doors off Houston in the second half of Game 6 on Saturday. However, if Paul is feeling even just 50 percent, he should play in Game 7 (i.e., if he feels he can play thru the pain and play at least better than a replacement).

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  • Fekir to Liverpool is not close, says Lyon president
Fekir to Liverpool is not close, says Lyon president

Both Arsenal and Chelsea have also been linked to the 24-year-old who has made over 150 appearances for his hometown club while also representing France 10 times . But Fekir told French television programme Telefoot on Sunday morning: "I'm not close to the Reds". "There are discussions with several clubs, but I will take time to think".

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  • Liverpool fans’ petition to punish Sergio Ramos reaches 300k
Liverpool fans’ petition to punish Sergio Ramos reaches 300k

The Dutchman also acknowledged the efforts of supporters, saying: "I'm proud of what we've acclomplished with each other, the players, the staff and the fans". It was disgusting, and in that situation, there is nothing you can say or do to make that individual feel any better as they know their error cost the team.

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  • Former champ Wawrinka out of French Open; Djokovic advances
Former champ Wawrinka out of French Open; Djokovic advances

She's there for so many years. The injury-hit Serb, 31, has not won a Grand Slam title since his victory in Paris in 2016 . As Monday's match stretched to 3½ hours, Wawrinka was hindered by the physical strain of playing in a fifth set for the first time since his French Open semifinal victory over Andy Murray a year ago.

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  • Keys to Rockets-Warriors Game 7
Keys to Rockets-Warriors Game 7

Golden State coach Steve Kerr is trying to figure out why his team has struggled to put together complete games in this series, but is proud that the Warriors have found ways to win despite their up and down play. "A lot of miscommunication", Harden said. "That first quarter we did a really good job of communicating, limiting them on threes, j...

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  • NHL Announces 2018 Stanley Cup Finals Will Open With Lil Jon Performance
NHL Announces 2018 Stanley Cup Finals Will Open With Lil Jon Performance

Their only remaining obstacles are some desert-dwelling misfits who refuse to wait for anything. Or they could protect a goalie and eight other players of any combination. Knights: Marc-Andre Fleury (1.68 GAA, .947 save percentage in the playoffs) was a member of three Pittsburgh teams that eliminated the Capitals on the way to winning the Stanl...

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  • Egyptian lawyer files lawsuit over Ramos-Salah challenge
Egyptian lawyer files lawsuit over Ramos-Salah challenge

On Sunday, he posted on social media: "I'm infinitely sorry to my team-mates, for you fans, and for all the staff". Speaking at the news conference after the game, Klopp said: "It's very bad for Mo, very bad for us and very bad for Egypt.

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  • LeBron James leads Cavaliers back to National Basketball Association final
LeBron James leads Cavaliers back to National Basketball Association final

The fact that the Celtics attempted to limit his effectiveness as the central focus of their game plan and he was still able to lead the charge effective for the Cavaliers only speaks to his special abilities on the court. "We have and opportunity to win a championship". "To me, it's sort of one of those proof points that nothing is flawless ...

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  • French Open declines to give Serena Williams a seeding after maternity leave
French Open declines to give Serena Williams a seeding after maternity leave

The 36-year-old subsequently withdrew from the Madrid and Rome clay court events and the 23-times grand slam champion has seen her world ranking tumble to number 453. On Monday, she learned that her path to a French Open title will be harder than it could have been, if French Open organizers chose to give her a seeding.

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  • Neymar reiterates desire to work with Guardiola
Neymar reiterates desire to work with Guardiola

The Brazilian superstar never got the chance to play under the Manchester City manager at Barcelona . Various reports have indicated that he is a huge transfer target of Real Madrid president Florentino Perez despite the fact it would take in excess of £200million to sign him.

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  • McIlroy storms into lead at PGA Championship
McIlroy storms into lead at PGA Championship

Setting the early clubhouse target during the halfway stage of the European Tour's flagship event, Rory McIlroy posted a seven-under-par 65 during the second round of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth. "I think I did everything pretty well out there". Shane Lowry enjoyed a positive start at Wentworth as the Offaly native, who was in conte...

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  • Tyronn Lue: LeBron James' Game 7 Performance vs Celtics His Best Ever
Tyronn Lue: LeBron James' Game 7 Performance vs Celtics His Best Ever

Special night tonight and special night in Game 4. A 109-99 Game 6 victory made it six wins in the Cavs' past seven elimination games, and sets up LeBron James for a chance to go to his eighth consecutive Finals in Game 7 on Sunday in Boston.

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  • Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius
Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius "infinitely sorry" after Champions League blunders

The goalkeeper admitted he felt his errors cost his team the game but, despite his heartfelt apology, fans took to Twitter to attack the German 24-year-old. "The force takes social media posts of this nature extremely seriously and any offences identified will be investigated", a spokesperson for the force told the Daily Telegraph newspaper.

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  • Four reasons why the team will win Game 7
Four reasons why the team will win Game 7

D'Antoni said that Paul hasn't tested the hamstring by running or working out since suffering the injury near the end of game 5. According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , a Paul return is a long shot, but he hasn't ruled it out. "We're operating under the assumption that he will not play", Kerr said. We just didn't find a rhythm in either of thos...

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  • FSU beats Louisville 11-8 in 10 innings for ACC title
FSU beats Louisville 11-8 in 10 innings for ACC title

The NCAA announced the 16 regional sites in this year's tournament Sunday night, giving hosting rights to the Tar Heels (38-18), who won the ACC's regular season, the Wolfpack (40-16) and the Pirates (43-16), who won the AAC Tournament Saturday.

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  • Chelsea could thrive under Maurizio Sarri, Gianfranco Zola partnership - Claudio Ranieri
Chelsea could thrive under Maurizio Sarri, Gianfranco Zola partnership - Claudio Ranieri

Chelsea will make a move for Lazio attacker Felipe Anderson if Maurizio Sarri is the man to replace Antonio Conte this summer. Chelsea are ready to back incoming boss Maurizio Sarri in the transfer market and will pay Napoli's asking price for defender Kalidou Koulibaly , according to reports in Italy.

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  • UFC Liverpool: Darren Till wins via unanimous decision against Stephen Thompson
UFC Liverpool: Darren Till wins via unanimous decision against Stephen Thompson

Fellow Liverpool fighter and debutant Molly McCann , 28, also missed the 127lb limit for her flyweight fight against 23-year-old Canadian Gillian Robertson by 1lb, having also being given an additional hour. I just started drinking before, and it went up like that. After all of this pre-fight chaos, the fight went down as an absolute chess mat...

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  • LeBron James leads Cleveland Cavaliers to finals with victory over Boston Celtics
LeBron James leads Cleveland Cavaliers to finals with victory over Boston Celtics

Said James, who could be playing his final game in his second stint with the Cavaliers: "Just go out and trust what you've built on all year". His season past year, which ended in a 5-game loss to the Golden State Warriors in the Finals, rounds up the top 10 to the tune of 32.8 PPG.

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  • Salah's World Cup boost as Egyptian FA claim injury is sprain
Salah's World Cup boost as Egyptian FA claim injury is sprain

Sergio Ramos wasn't pulled up for a foul after the clash, but many fans pointed out that the Madrid skipper seemed to be laughing as a sobbing Salah was led off the pitch. "He [Salah] has done unbelievable this season and for it to end that way for him was devastating". Meanwhile, Brazilian striker Neymar says he's not yet completely game-read...

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