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Celtics, Wizards progress as Clippers stay alive

The Celtics move on to the Eastern Conference semi-finals against the Washington Wizards, Sunday, April 30, in Boston. The victor of the series will go on to face the victor of the Washington Wizards and Atlanta Hawks, with Game 6 to be played in Atlanta and the Wizards up 3-2.

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Russian GP: Vettel on Top as Ferrari Dominate Second Practice

Vettel set a best lap of one minute and 34.120 seconds at this 3.1-mile circuit which runs through the Olympic Park - the site of the 2014 Winter Games - to finish ahead of Raikkonen, while Hamilton was only fourth. " Ferrari are the quickest both in qualifying and on race trim". It made for some thrilling clock-watching. A delighted Vettel screamed "yes, yes, yes" as the news of his pole was relayed to him on his slowdown lap.

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David Moyes: Sunderland boss tells fans to expect relegation battle

The question remains now, will Moyes stay after a turbulent time in charge of the team? LONDON (AP) - No late escapes this year, Sunderland is leaving the Premier League. "We need to win games and I hope that's enough to keep us in the Premier League , but if doesn't we have to get some momentum, to go into the Premier League or the Championship with that momentum".

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Suarez and Rakitic see Barca through Espanyol test to stay top

Iniesta is bothered by a right leg muscle injury and did not practice on Friday. Epsanyol, now in ninth in the table, will face a squad fresh off a 7-1 win over Osasuna. Speaking about the possibility of handing Barcelona the title, as a Tenerife side led by another ex-Madrid man Jorge Valdano did by thwarting Los Blancos late in 1991-92 and 1992-93, Michel this week proclaimed himself to be "much more of a Madridista" than even Valdano.

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Bayern's Neuer out for rest of season with foot fracture

Bayern's coach Carlo Ancelotti has said UEFA should introduce video technology after the controversial quarter-final tie. Previously, Real had been eliminated in the last 16 for six straight years. Bayern were left incensed, though, as Ronaldo's second and third goals were clearly offside. Bayern midfielder Thiago Alcantara told Onda Cero radio : "I don't even have words for Vidal's sending off.

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Two Badgers go on Day 1 of the NFL Draft

He was a first team All-Big Ten linebacker and a first team All-American by Sports Illustrated and second team All-American by the Associated Press . At 22, T.J. Watt was rated a three-star recruit by recruiting services in high school. Stewart will play for the Jets in 2017, but similar to how it was at Alabama, his quarterback will hold him back from being great.

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Ciara welcomes first daughter with husband Russell Wilson

She also included a photo sitting on the beach that was taken by Russell . In October 2016 - on Ciara's birthday - the singer and Wilson, 28, announced that they were expecting their first child together. "I have to give credit to my husband for sharing those views". When we see a guy, we envision what he's like and whether this could be something special.

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Matt Barnes ejected for throwing at Manny Machado despite foul ball call

Boston will trot out Steven Wright on Saturday to square off against Baltimore's Jayson Aquino . Sandoval exited in the middle of the seventh inning, and is listed as day-to-day. "I'm not going to get into that". Whether he threw at him or not, I'll let him and the good Lord answer. "He was trying to take a four-seamer in and above his hands and the pitch got away from him", Farrell said.

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Dortmund down Bayern 3-2 to reach German Cup final

Mute Celebration alert: before the break, Bayern took the lead. Bayern were battling for three trophies just over a week ago, but now have just the Bundesliga title to go for after losing to Real Madrid in the Champions League and now Dortmund in the DFB Pokal semi-final.

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Watch Kobe Do Slam Poetry About Steve Urkel And "Family Matters"

Kobe went on Good Morning America on Monday and former ESPN anchor Robin Roberts asked him the question he gets all the time: Do you miss it? It has been more than a year since Kobe Bryant played his final National Basketball Association game.

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Search for Eli's successor could headline Giants draft

They could use an upgrade on the offensive line and an impact linebacker. The service members will meet general manager John Elway, head coach Vance Joseph and the team's first-round draft pick. He had a troubled childhood, and he only played one year at Utah. For a team with a history of great offensive linemen, Chris Samuels remains one of the finest to ever put on the burgundy and gold.

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Rudy Gobert's Knee Injury Is Unlucky And Upsetting

The Los Angeles Clippers have plenty of momentum and loads of motivation for a long playoff run as they enter a best-of-seven first-round matchup with the Utah Jazz, beginning with Game 1 on Saturday night at the Staples Center. "Our defense has to be better", said a disappointed Paul after the loss. Simply put, the Clippers were out-hustled and outplayed. But when they couldn't score, he tried to do it all himself.

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Chelsea calm nerves and extend lead with win over Southampton

Having beaten Spurs in the FA Cup semi-finals on Saturday, Chelsea's latest win reaffirmed the status of Antonio Conte's side as England's team to beat. "In this part of the season, we are totally involved in the game". " Chelsea " cannot beat " Southampton " in the Premier League "Stamford Bridge" last two matches in a row - a draw 1: 1 and the defeat of 1: 3.

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Johnson scores 28, Jazz beat Clippers 105-98 to even series

The Clippers could never overcome this because their defense was so porous. That just so happens to be when Johnson shines brightest. Gobert finished with 15 points and 13 rebounds in his first game back from a knee injury. The first was a contested floater; admittedly, the contest came from Raymond Felton , but Johnson had to work to get that up with Felton's hand in the right place.

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Chelsea's Kante wins player of the year gong

Kante, who also faces an FA Cup final date against Arsenal, said Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, like Leicester's title-winning manager Claudio Ranieri an Italian, had instilled a winning mentality into the players. Kante's emergence as the top choice was never in doubt as many had already tipped him for the top award going by his performance all season for Chelsea .

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Marshawn Lynch, Raiders Rumored to Be Far Apart on Contract Asking Price

Before that can happen, the Raiders must negotiate a contract with Lynch, agree to a deal with the Seahawks and Lynch must apply to be reinstated by the league. But right now, the Raiders want to pay him $3 million and Lynch wants closer to $5 million. Lynch has multiple revenue streams outside football, with his own Beast Mode brand and apparel stores, film productions, television appearances and other endorsements, so money probably isn't the main object (Shawn paid hundreds of thousands ...

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NFL Releases Full Schedule, Cowboys And Texans With Tough Roads

Only two of the Cowboys' 16 games are guaranteed to be out of the network spotlight in 2017. Machota : The outcome of this game recently hasn't had a significant impact on the rest of the season. Miami's Adam Gase looks like he is one of the top young head coaches in the National Football League, but first-year impressions can be fleeting. Week 17 games are all "flex" eligible for Sunday Night Football depending on playoff implications.

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Michigan State player charged with criminal sexual conduct

During a hearing to authorize the warrant, police testified they considered Robertson a flight risk because he left the state and returned home to his hometown of Fort Wayne, Indiana, for four days after the alleged assault took place on April 9.

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Sharapova should not get French Open wildcard, rival Radwanska says

Playing through the qualifying tournament is also a possibility for Sharapova, although in order to have a high enough ranking for the 1 May deadline to enter that she would probably have to win the Stuttgart title. "It's a German tournament and we have so many good German players, so this is a little odd", said Germany's current world number one Angelique Kerber.

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Fit-again Murray eyes first Monte Carlo final

And that is exactly what the world No. 7 did to start his second-round match at Monte Carlo , serving world No. 45 Kyle Edmund a hot bagel in the first set. "I should have been able to do enough to sort of weather that storm a little bit and finish the match off". After an exchange of breaks at the start of the second Murray missed several openings as he struggled to find any consistency.

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Vikings 2017 Schedule Release Set for 7 pm (CT) April 20

The reigning Super Bowl champion New England Patriots will begin their title defense by hosting the Kansas City Chiefs. Kansas City will play six prime-time games. Overall, the Patriots are set to play in five nationally-televised games during the regular season, including two at home . Tennessee has a marquee matchup as well, with the Raiders visiting Nashville at noon.

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NBA fines Grizzlies' Fizdale $30000 for officiating rant

Down 13-10 in the first quarter of Game 2 in the opening series of the playoffs, the Grizzlies finally went to the much anticipated double team of Kawhi Leonard . After squeaking out the opener by a point, LeBron James and Co. showed more intensity on defense, more swagger in general and won their 10th straight first-round game over the past three seasons.

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Easy choice: Browns CB Haden wants Garrett with No. 1 pick

The Bears have drafted only two tight ends in the first round-Mike Ditka fifth in 1961 and Greg Olsen 31st in 2007. All of these have been floating around and will continue until the first pick is made in Philadelphia on April 27th. Whether it's one of the teams that's he has visited or another. With other reports about the Bears doing their due diligence on evaluating this year's quarterback class, it is an National Football League rumor that seems more than sensible.

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Anthony Johnson to pursue legal action over Daniel Cormier's UFC 210 weigh

Between Jones' appearances and comments over the weekend , and Cormier's towel drama at weigh-ins on Friday, Johnson nearly became an afterthought in the whole weekend for some. "I have to thank you all for being there for me". "I'm exhausted of getting punched by guys and rolling on the ground with guys". Why would I go into another sport that's the same thing as this, and you take all this impact and stuff? "I just want Saturday to come", said middleweight Chris Weidman.

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Carrie Underwood surprises Mike Fisher by singing national anthem before hockey game

With less than four minutes remaining in the first overtime period, Swiss rookie Kevin Fiala scored the game-winning goal. - The first second round ticket can be punched tonight as Pittsburgh has a 3-0 lead in their series with Columbus.

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Russell's HR caps 4-run 9th as Cubs rally past Brewers

Reliever Jared Hughes (1-1) took the loss. Justin Grimm took home the win in this one after his flawless sixth inning. The Yankees' Luis Severino allowed four runs (three earned) and three hits in a career-high eight innings. "When we get back home, we're gonna have to make a decision", manager Craig Counsell said. "He's ready to go", Counsell said. "Guys just don't show up and do this without being able to do a lot more and be consistent and have very productive seasons".

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Trump extends private-sector health care program for vets

It allows ailing veterans at the Phoenix VA to go to one of 24 "MinuteClinics" operated by CVS for treatment of minor illnesses and injuries. Veterans Choice was set to expire in August. Those groups generally oppose privatization as a threat to the viability of VA medical centers. Trump spent a lot of time advocating for better treatment for veterans during his presidential campaign previous year.

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Serena Williams announces pregnancy via social media, then deletes post

Serena Williams has not played since, citing a knee injury. A little late. Someone had a bag packed for me. She wrote on the bottom of the pic, "20 weeks". That's always something I've wanted as long as I could remember. We are excited to hear more from Serena and Alexis! "I love the modern one-piece", she said during an exclusive SI video clip - referencing the on-trend one-piece suit with the very high cuts.

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Rose, Garcia lead Masters as Spieth lurks

Sullivan could only add a birdie-free 78 to his opening 71, but made the cut with a shot to spare as strong winds over the first two days made scoring conditions hard. Jordan Spieth, the 2015 Masters champion whose back-nine Sunday meltdown a year ago cost him a repeat crown, fired a 68 to share fourth on 212 with fellow Americans Ryan Moore and Charley Hoffman, a co-leader until finding the water at the par-3 16th and making double bogey.

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Police and HAZMAT are investigating 'suspicious substance' found at Woodleigh MRT Station

Assistant station manager Mailyn B Carriaga told Channel NewsAsia that white powder (pictured below) had been found in three to four places at the station's concourse area. This is the second time in a month that an MRT station was shut down due to security concerns. The police found only household items in the bag. The station resumed operations at 4.20pm.