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Leafs miss golden opportunity to even series with Bruins' Bergeron out

The Toronto Maple Leafs whiffed on an excellent opportunity to even their opening-round series against the Boston Bruins on Thursday. The Bruins were without Patrice Bergeron, their heart-and-soul, first-line centre, in Game 4 because of an upper-body injury. But the Bruins persevered, taking advantage of two risky defensive pinches to skate away with a 3-1 victory at the Air Canada Centre and a 3-1 ...

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Wade turns back clock as Heat even series with 76ers

Dwyane Wade snuffed out one 76ers’ rally by popping a 16-foot fadeaway with the shot clock ticking down. Wade made a halfhearted attempt at reaching his hand out toward a fallen defender before he scooted on his way. Wade was up, the Sixers were down and suddenly, a series. He turned in a… CBC | NBA News

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Being a soccer fan in Egypt is a risky, even deadly, passion

CAIRO (AP) Being a soccer fan in Egypt has been a dangerous, sometimes even deadly, passion for years. That may soon change. The Al-Ahly club’s ”Ultras” – hardcore supporters of the Cairo-based team and the country’s largest fan association – have appealed to authorities to negotiate an end to years of tension and violence while disavowing member… FOX Sports Digital

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Astros' arms look even better than 2017 champs

The Astros, one of baseball’s most famously analytical teams, managed to pull off a pretty interesting math trick over the past eight months. They identified approximately 365 pretty poor innings that were thrown for them last year, and they got rid of them, mostly. In t… MLB News Index

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Lightning manhandle Bruins to pull even atop East

The Boston Bruins missed a chance to edge even closer to a division title. Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves, Braydon Coburn and Ryan Callahan both had two assists during a three-goal second period, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat Boston 4-0 Tuesday night to move into a tie for the Atlantic Division lead with t… CBC | NHL News

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Yankees look frightening even with Judge and Stanton neutralized

It may be early in the season, but if the New York Yankees proved anything in their 4-2 victory on Friday in Toronto against the Blue Jays, it was that they’re a dangerous club even without Aaron Judge or Giancarlo Stanton producing at the plate. The Yankees’ towering pair posted an Ofer, combining for three strikeouts and looking outmatched by ...

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