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Daily Archives: 9th June 2018

Warriors' title run was far more grueling than it looked

CLEVELAND – The Golden State Warriors finished off a four-game sweep of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals with a convincing 23-point win Friday night. The stench of champagne was still evident to anyone walking the hallways of Quicken Loans Arena an hour after most of the players had left to celebrate elsewhere. Klay Thompson took selfies of himself ...

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Argentina to host intercontinental play-off first leg on road to France 2019

Argentina will host the first leg of the intercontinental play-off against the fourth-placed side from CONCACAF, following a draw conducted in Moscow.  During a meeting between the secretary generals of the North, Central America and Caribbean (CONCACAF) and South American (CONMEBOL) confederations, the draw was conducted by FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura and the Official Mascot of the FIFA Women’s ...

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Texans won't stop Watson from running despite ACL injury

NFL defenses had no answer for rookie sensation Deshaun Watson‘s aggressive passing style and dynamic running ability last season. The Houston Texans‘ offense thrived off Watson’s versatility and athleticism, incorporating elements of a college-style attack to create a high-scoring unit that look… NFL | theScore

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Phillies' Hoskins debuts 'Magneto' helmet in return from fractured jaw

The Philadelphia Phillies got a much-needed jolt back into their lineup as Rhys Hoskins returned from a fractured jaw wearing a new modified helmet. Hoskins, who fouled a ball off of his face at the end of May, is wearing a new batting helmet fitted with a pair of c-flaps in his return from the disabled lis… MLB | theScore

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Tebow says he's 'improving every day' in Minors

TRENTON, N.J. — Despite Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes suiting up for visiting Double-A Binghamton to begin a rehabilitation assignment on Friday night, much of the standing-room-only crowd at Arm & Hammer Park had already purchased tickets to see Tim Tebow. The former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback is in his second season in professional baseball after signing a Minor ...

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F1 – Verstappen quickest in opening practice for Canadian Grand Prix

Max Verstappen went quickest in the first practice session for the Canadian Grand Prix, with Lewis Hamilton finishing just over a tenth of a second ahead of Daniel Ricciardo to split the Red Bull drivers. Verstappen moved to the top of the order in the final half hour of the 90-minute session, using Pirelli’s hypersoft tyre to post a lap ...

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