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Cavaliers' Lue calls idea of firing Raptors' Casey 'absurd'

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He would get my vote for NBA Coach of the Year. "You guys have gotten swept two years". Past year they went to the conference semifinals where they lost to the Cavs. But at least Casey did win something this season, right? The Toronto Raptors had another very successful regular season this year, with a franchise-record 59 wins on their way to the No. Read More »

Lebanon's PM Hariri says parliament bloc down by a third

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Official results showed one candidate from a grassroots movement of activists, journalist Paula Yaacoubian, won a seat in the capital, an area traditionally monopolized by establishment political parties. Hariri, a Sunni politician with close ties to Saudi Arabia , has thus far lost five chairs in Beirut, once thought to be a stronghold because of his social gathering. Read More »

Yaya Toure hails eclipsing of Manchester United as City exit looms

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A team will arrive and do better but they'll have to do really well. "To make back-to-back titles in this league will be tough, but we accept the challenge". His influence has decreased since and he made only nine appearances, all off the bench, in this season's title win. Following a surprise 0-0 draw with Huddersfield Town on Sunday, maximum points from their final two games, at home to Brighton & Hove Albion on Wednesday and away at Southampton, would ensure the champions finish on ... Read More »

National Basketball Association playoffs wrap: Rockets, Warriors advance to Western Conference finals

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Paul's haul included 20 points in the fourth quarter. Like I've said before, all that stuff is cool. "I blame Mike D'Antoni for making all of the big centers extinct in the NBA ", Kerr said. The Rockets scored 27 bench points. A year later, the Warriors were winning the first of two titles since. The team's fortunes crashed when Mitchell aggravated a left foot injury with seven minutes to go in the game and hobbled to the locker room. Read More »

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho very positive that Alex Ferguson will recover

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Society is not full of them. Ashley Young , who has filled in superbly at left-back this season, is set to turn 33 in July but Mourinho believes he can play more than 50 times next season. "This week wasn't different". But, in more positive news, Mourinho also declared that Phil Jones and Alexis Sanchez will return, after the pair missed the defeat at the Amex Stadium through injury. Read More »

MBHS ranked second in state by US News & World Report

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Contributing to the achievement was a 97 percent graduation rate and an eight-to-one student-teacher ratio, according to the magazine's announcement on Wednesday. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. Total minority enrollment at the school was 12 percent. Only 2 percent of schools in the country, including Ottawa Hills, received a gold star. Read More »

Aerospace Valves Market Outlook 2024, Global Opportunity & Growth Analysis

Such illustration makes it very simple to interpret the data and to draw inferences from the same. The Backhoe Loader Market has also been segmented on the basis of application, product type , end user, and region. Many local and regional vendors, offering specific application products for multiple end-users have been attracted to this market witnessing the rapid growth. Read More »

Britain's Kyle Edmund in shock defeat over Djokovic

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Edmund beat the 30-year-old Serb in three sets: 6-3 2-6 6-3. It means Djokovic is left reviewing another early exit ahead of the French Open later this month. "I was looking forward to these kind of matches, looking to try to win these kind of matches". I do it because I like it. "I haven't had an easy draw here, but I don't think anyone has". Read More »

Tiger Woods can't wait to play with Phil Mickelson again

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They got along fine because both are professionals, but it was never more than that. "I think it was that good". "So, I love that we're paired together". Tiger Woods says Jason Day can climb back to the summit of world golf. "J.T. has become one of my friends, and he gives me crap all the time that he was on his dad's shoulders when I won (the 2000 PGA Championship) at Valhalla", Woods said. Read More »

National Football League suspends Saints running back Mark Ingram

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Ingram will be eligible to play October 8 when the Saints play host to the Washington Redskins on "Monday Night Football". The New Orleans Saints will be down an offensive weapon for the first four weeks of the 2018 season. WWL-TV Sports Director Doug Mouton said that there have been some reports of the Saints shopping Ingram, however he says he doesn't believe that is the case since the team had such a great tandem going between him and Alvin Kamara. Read More »

Liverpool star Gomez out of UCL final and FIFA World Cup

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Failure to finish well on the table will mean they must beat Real Madrid in this month's final in Kiev to play in the competition next term. Lose or draw, however, and not only will Spurs be able to overtake them but so could Chelsea, who have two games remaining. Read More »

LeBron James is using the word 'championship' again about the Cavaliers

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The final game was such an emphatic, dominant performance that it left most viewers with the same question: What do the Raptors do now? "Maybe they just got our number", he said. The Cavs were balanced and were finally able to take some of the pressure off James, who had seemingly been abandoned by his teammates through much of the postseason. Read More »

Childish Gambino's 'This Is America' Video Tackles Gun Violence and Black Life

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It's obvious what he's trying to say here - gun violence needs to stop. Within the first few moments of the music video , the rapper shoots someone dead with much nonchalance. So let's run through the best and worst sketches from the Donald Glover hosted Saturday Night Live . Glover is retiring the Childish Gambino moniker soon, stating the next album he releases will be his last. Read More »

Woman Wagers $18 In Kentucky Derby, Wins $1.2 Million

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He knows that he's a stud. He came back and he really wasn't that exhausted. Today he's been a handful. "Usually they are a little bit exhausted". Favourite Justify , who went off at 5-2 odds, unleashed the third-fastest half-mile pace in Derby history and went on to win in 2min 4.20sec, with Good Magic second, edging third-place Audible at the line. Read More »

Mookie Betts leaves game with bruised right shoulder

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He ended up with a standup triple and scored the winning run on a sacrifice fly by Hanley Ramirez. "It hit him in the flawless spot, so he wanted to keep going and I'm like, 'nah.' He had it throughout the arm, but he got the feeling back". Read More »

Hazard sends warning to L'Pool & Spurs for the top four spot

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Klopp mentioned: 'Now we've performed twice towards former team-mates. "Brighton is a very important game for us, but we've had a few of them in the past and they haven't been too bad". The former Liverpool striker said on LFC TV: " It's probably best for the lad as well to move on and get game time ". Sadio Mané, who was by far Liverpool's most risky player, had two chances. Read More »

El Clasico: Barcelona ties Real Madrid despite playing with 10 men

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The latter fell to the floor in apparent pain during the 2-2 draw, but Ramos refused to put the ball out of play so he could receive medical attention. There was the standing ovation for Andres Iniesta and valuable opener from Luis Suarez . Suarez also had a goal ruled out for offside, while Madrid were denied a late penalty when Marcelo was tripped in the area by Jordi Alba. Read More »

Franck Ribery signs one-year Bayern Munich extension

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Ribery has helped Bayern to 21 trophies during his 11 years at the club, including eight Bundesliga titles and the 2013 Champions League . It was Ribery's final pass which Arjen Robben converted for the winning goal at Wembley when Bayern beat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in that year's Champions League final. Read More »

Antoine Griezmann would be 'welcomed' at Barcelona, says Luis Suarez

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Griezmann as an £89m release clause in his current deal with Atletico and looks likely to leave this summer. Bartomeu confirmed contact was made with the 27-year-old's agent, he told RAC 1: "I saw Griezmann one day on holiday". Atletico reported Barcelona to Federation Internationale de Football Association over an alleged illegal approach for the France forward in December. Read More »

Six things you might have missed from the Premier League's 3pm kick-offs

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ET window. Moore's attention to detail and man-management has made West Brom a tough side to beat and we're backing West Brom to keep up their unbeaten run when Mauricio Pochettino's side turn up at the Hawthorns. The Hammers are safe, wrapping up their place in the Premier League with a 2-0 win away at Leicester thanks to Joao Mario's goal, set up by Arnautovic. Read More »

Mark Williams leads John Higgins at the Crucible

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The duo turned professional together - along with a certain Ronnie O'Sullivan - way back in 1992 and the prospect of meeting Higgins on the biggest stage all these years later has the Welshman salivating. A back-and-forth evening ended with Williams taking an advantage into the final two sessions after winning the last three frames. On numerous occasions, Wilson, who trains at Barratts Club in Northampton, moved within a frame of Higgins but was unable to ever get on level terms - trailing ... Read More »

Cardinals Yadier Molina out 1 month after foul tip to groin

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A 102 miles per hour fastball redirected by a foul tip into the groin of Yadier Molina will force the eight-time All-Star out of the St. Louis Cardinals lineup for at least a month. Kelly presumably would be the everyday catcher while Molina recovers. Behind the plate, the 35-year-old Molina has ranked as one of the game's top pitch framers in the early going, and has helped the Cardinals' staff to the majors' fourth-best ERA (3.36). Read More »

National Hockey League to Bruins' Marchand: Stop licking or face consequences

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Knights defenseman Colin Miller played with Marchand in Boston and said he was a good teammate. Once Cally made it back to his feet after what could have been a seriously unsafe hit, he wasted no time in confronting Marchand. "He's done a good job for us". "I don't get it, I don't understand it". The team continues to win games in the postseason after a spectacular regular season, and it may take a superior effort from the Sharks or the victor of the Winnipeg Jets-Nashville Predators ... Read More »

Jason Day Holds The Third Round Lead At Wells Fargo

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In total, Day hit six of 14 fairways. "The chances I did have, I missed them all". The par-3 tees were mostly up and players were able to fire at pins that proved problematic earlier in the week. McIlroy said after the round he's not comfortable with his game at the moment. His issues were a more manageable version of Tiger's struggles. He ranks among the top six in strokes-gained approach to the green for the tournament. Read More »

IPL 2018: Suryakumar, Lewis take MI to 181/4

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His bowling in the 18th over left a target of 37 runs in 2 overs for KKR , a situation which rendered batsman Dinesh Karthik helpless. By the final over, Kolkata needed 23 runs and Krunal Pandya defended them comfortably with the innings ending at 168 for six. Read More »

Stoke City relegated from the Premier League after Crystal Palace loss

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RYAN Shawcross , the team skipper said he and and teammates will take stock of their relegation before plotting an immediate return from the Championship . 'You go back to July, August, that is when the season starts. When teams don't get results you can be sleep-walking into positions you don't want to be in. Read More »

Arsenal pay tribute to departing manager Arsene Wenger

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Arsene Wenger is confident Arsenal will mount a challenge for the Premier League title after he leaves the club. "I expect today will be dominated by sadness", wrote Wenger in his final programme notes. Frenchman Giroud headed what proved to be the winning goal in the 32nd minute, meaning the striker has now scored 17 league goals with his head since the start of 2015-16, more than any other player in Europe's top five leagues. Read More »

Tony Bellew Emphatically Defeats David Haye In Five Rounds To End Rivalry

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He did some really clever stuff. "I don't know. It's been a great journey but I don't know where it will go", Bellew said. He boxed really good. "I was hurt in that fight". "He [Whyte] did well against Lucas Browne but I need a mega star". Bellew, who like Haye is a former world cruiserweight champion now operating at heavyweight, is ranked No. Read More »