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Craig Shakespeare satisfied with point despite surrendering two-goal lead

Craig Shakespeare satisfied with point despite surrendering two-goal lead

The draw moved Palace seven points clear of third from bottom Swansea leaving Allardyce very satisfied. Leicester is two points ahead of the London club in 12th place after mounting a feeble defence of its title. The teams in the Premier League have just a handful of games remaining, with plenty at stake in the five 3pm kick-offs on Saturday. The bottom line is though they have lost back-to-back games as opposition managers start to get a better handle on what Shakespeare's approach is ... Read More

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NBA Playoffs 2017: Memphis Grizzlies vs

NBA Playoffs 2017: Memphis Grizzlies vs

The NBA playoffs open on Saturday with the San Antonio Spurs and Memphis Grizzlies renewing their postseason rivalry. The Grizzlies and Spurs squared off in Southwest Division games on February 6, March 18 and 23 and April 4 during the regular season, with each team winning twice. Read More

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Westbrook one rebound from record mark

Westbrook one rebound from record mark

The game between Oklahoma City Thunder vs Memphis Grizzlies is set to tip-start at 07:00 pm at the FedExForum in Memphis . CITY (AP) - For just a few moments, Russell Westbrook slowed down. That said, they must win a couple more to make it secure. Reserve center Enes Kanter led the Thunder with 17 points. Gordon Hayward scored 30 points while Rudy Gobert added 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead Utah. Read More

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Tottenham legend makes surprise criticism of Christian Eriksen

Tottenham legend makes surprise criticism of Christian Eriksen

However, they fell away in the final hurdle and eventually finished the season behind Arsenal, thus relinquishing the chance to finish above their rivals for the first time in 20 years. "But at Bournemouth we have set a target of beating last year's points total of 42 and we're still not there yet". "If you have two players like Christian and Dele, who can play in the pocket behind the No9, you must create a system that can fit them both", Pochettino said. Read More

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Tony Pulis keen to keep Reds record going

Tony Pulis keen to keep Reds record going

They are unbeaten in their last six Premier League games, winning four and drawing two. "If we win all the rest of the games it's pretty sure we'll be in the Champions League", Klopp said. Incredibly, Liverpool have never beaten a Tony Pulis side away from home in the Premier League, a run dating back to the 2008/09 season and his days as Stoke City manager. Read More

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Bruins winger Brad Marchand suspended 2 games for spearing penalty

Bruins winger Brad Marchand suspended 2 games for spearing penalty

Stafford was the first to beat him, backhanding in a rebound 5:56 into the second period. The puck was in Tampa's zone and Dotchin was defending the front of the net when Marchand attempted to play the puck but finished with the spear. The Bruins improved to 18-7 since Bruce Cassidy took over as interim coach after Claude Julien was sacked in February. The Bruins (who have missed the playoffs the past two seasons), the Lightning and the Senators are all still chasing a postseason berth, ... Read More

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Canadian Hinchcliffe wins Long Beach Grand Prix IndyCar race

Canadian Hinchcliffe wins Long Beach Grand Prix IndyCar race

It was the Canadian's first victory since 2015 at New Orleans, a month before he almost bled to death in an accident during practice for the Indianapolis 500. On Saturday after qualifying, Hinchcliffe said he remembered going to bed in tears after some rough runs at Long Beach for he and Honda. I didn't want to burn my reds out in case there was another caution . Read More

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Boston Red Sox: Drew Pomeranz Simply Special in 2017 Debut

Boston Red Sox: Drew Pomeranz Simply Special in 2017 Debut

Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez rounds first on a two-RBI triple during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park in Boston, Tuesday, April 11, 2017. The Red Sox caught a break when shortstop J.J. Hardy botched a grounder that could have started a double play and get the Orioles out of the threat. Had the Red Sox been 100 percent this season and were a losing ball club, there's no doubt Farrell would be getting dragged to Logan airport by every ... Read More

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Montenegro's NATO membership important for keeping Russia at bay - McCain

Mr Trump has repeatedly questioned Nato's goal, while complaining that the United States pays an unfair share of membership. "I complained about that a long time ago", Trump said , "and they made a change and now they do fight terrorism". And Trump says in an interview with Fox Business News that solving the standoff with North Korea isn't "as simple as people would think". Tillerson said the two countries had agreed to set up a "working group" to coordinate on "smaller issues". Read More

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Javier Baez leaves game after ugly collision, diagnosed with eye contusion

Javier Baez leaves game after ugly collision, diagnosed with eye contusion

Ryan Braun provided some instant offense in the third inning with a three-run homerun. Davie allowed four runs in the first inning and fell to 0-2 this season. "Stop. I'm just saying", Heyward said when a reporter brought up the anniversary. "I went to hit, and I was feeling good". Cubs: 2B Javier Baez was not in the lineup, but it was not related to the outfield collision that occurred Friday . Read More

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So close: Justin Rose comes up short in bid for green jacket

So close: Justin Rose comes up short in bid for green jacket

QUOTEWORTHY: "I felt a calmness that I never felt on a major Sunday". "We had a great time out there". "It's unbelievable", Garcia said before requesting his champion's locker be next to Olazabal. Any talk about Garcia's history before this Masters would have been a tale filled with anguish. I feel really confident here, this my favourite tournament of the year. Read More

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AUDIO: Royals Can't Solve A's Pitching in Home Opening Loss

AUDIO: Royals Can't Solve A's Pitching in Home Opening Loss

Ventura died in a vehicle crash in January at age 25 and the team is honoring him with jersey patches this season that read "ACE 30", his nickname and jersey number, as well as with a clubhouse tribute in his locker. Pictures of him flashed on the massive, crown-shaped video board in center field and there was a moment of silence before a saxophonist began to play 'Amazing Grace'. Read More

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Crystal Palace plan Wilfried Zaha contract talks

Crystal Palace plan Wilfried Zaha contract talks

Conte added: "It's very hard to see this situation". Speaking to Alan Brazil's Breakfast Show on talkSPORT, former Palace owner Jordan claimed Zaha is deserving of the new deal if he can continue to produce in the Premier League. T hey were unbeaten in nine league games before the Palace defeat. Still Chelsea have not kept a clean sheet in seven Premier League games, since the defeat of Hull in January. Read More

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