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Sports Warriors' Steph Curry expected to play in Game 2
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I had one eye on game tape and one eye on Steph. The man is 33 years old, in his 15th NBA season, and has been to seven straight NBA Finals. The Pelicans tend to just be talked about as Anthony Davis and a bunch of guys, Holiday is changing that.

Sports Egypt football star Salah signals progress in image dispute
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Salah, who now leads the scoring charts with 31 goals to his name, appeared to flail a balled hand towards the Stoke City centre-back during Saturday's 0-0 draw at Anfield. " Mohamed Salah is an example for Egypt's youth who love and are loyal to their homeland and he is representing his country overseas in the best image".

Sports Tottenham take huge step towards Champions League place
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However, the fans' thoughts were more on Dier's 46th appearance of the season, and it would seem that Spurs fans aren't certain about what it is that he does best, despite being a clear favourite of Mauricio Pochettino . Watford were free to play, no pressure, they are safe, for us it is a massive pressure to take three points. "The team came back from a hard loss.

Sports Buddha Purnima is being celebrated today with religious fervour
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Buddha Purnima is traditionally celebrated in majority of East Asia to commemorate the birth of Gautam Buddha, who later became the founder of Buddhism. He said, the government is implementing several schemes for the empowerment of poor people. Marking the festival, the Buddhist community in Bangladesh, like elsewhere in the world, chalked out various programmes including peace processions, worship, lighting of lamps, religious discussion and chorus prayer and cultural functions.

Sports Warriors' Steph Curry sitting out Game 1 against Pelicans
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He finished with 21 points (on 20 shots) and 10 rebounds in 34 minutes, a rather mundane performance given how dominant he was against the Blazers' front line. With Al Horford (26 points) owning the paint and Terry Rozier (26 points, 5-of-8 from 3-point range) ripping the nets from outside, Celtics built a 19-point lead with five minutes remaining before coasting home.

Sports Fabregas boosts Chelsea's top-four bid, West Brom earn stay of execution
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Cesc Fabregas has warned Liverpool FC and Tottenham that he and his Chelsea FC team-mates will be doing everything they can to try and break back into the top four before the season is out. "We must look to the games that we have - Bournemouth, Southampton and Stoke - to try and achieve the necessary points to stay in the division". Liverpool, who made five changes from their semi-final first leg in midweek, felt they deserved a late penalty after Erik Pieters handled in an incident ...

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The Rays started the season 4-13 and had a chance to reach.500. The Boston Red Sox fast start out of the gates has cooled the past few days after the team was blasted by Tampa Bay Saturday. Matt Joyce accomplished the feat from from August 16 through 28, 2013 and Evan Longoria from September 2 through 8, 2009. It's his fourth homer of the season and sixth multi-hit game.

Sports Mike Gesicki becomes highest-drafted Penn State TE in 23 years
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Southern Regional High School graduate Mike Gesicki will play for the Miami Dolphins this season. Armstrong, who took a pre-draft visit to the Dolphins, can play either outside corner or nickel. He finished his high school football career with a Southern-record 103 receptions and 1,817 yards. The Cowboys own the No. 50 and No. 81 overall picks in the second and third rounds, respectively.

Sports Pittsburgh Steelers Draft OK State's Rudolph and Washington
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For his efforts during his senior season, Rudolph was named the victor of the 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award and received second-team All-America honors from the American Football Coaches Association. Washington caught five passes for 124 yards. Day 3 of the NFL Draft wraps up Saturday. The Steelers had success in the second round last season when they grabbed wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster.

Sports Harvick, eyeing 4th win of year, to start on Talladega pole
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All eyes will be on Kyle Busch as he goes for a fourth straight victory on Sunday. Given the random nature of restrictor-plate racing, however, Busch faces a formidable challenge. It was his first Top-5 finish of the season, and Jones climbs into eighth-place in the series standings. Frontstretch .com is partnering with FanDuel for a $5 GEICO 500 NASCAR contest on opening weekend for your chance to win up to $300 in prize money and a $200 NASCAR Racing Experience Gift Card! His ...

Sports NFL Draft: Each Seahawks pick, plus drafted UW and WSU players
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Dickson was the 2017 Ray Guy Award victor as the best punter in college football and was regarded as the most pro-ready punter available. "I feel great", Flowers said. Penny joins the ranks of all-time NCAA rushing leader, Donnel Pumphrey and NFL Hall of Fame running back, Marshall Faulk, as San Diego State running backs to be named first-team All-American.

Sports READ MORE: Swansea vs Chelsea: Predicting Antonio Conte's Starting XI
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He was previously England's vice-captain to Wayne Rooney before Southgate took the reins and Conte stressed that Cahill's dressing-room maturity has helped fill the void left by John Terry's departure. The Russian businessman has taken extra of a hands-on roll with the membership in current months and can take an energetic position on who replaces Conte forward of subsequent season.

Sports PSG coach Emery confirms departure at end of season
Author: 0 PSG coach Emery confirms departure at end of season

The coach said he had endured a "difficult first six months" but has "progressed as a coach" in France. PSG failed to reach the quarterfinals again this season, beaten home and away by Real Madrid in a 5-2 aggregate loss. He's also been linked to Chelsea and, of course, Arsenal . Chelsea manager Antonio Conte , who has had a hard season with the London club, is another possible replacement.

Sports The Sabres' winning lottery numbers: 1
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The Sabres , Montreal Canadiens (9.5 odds) and Carolina Hurricanes (3 .0) are all alive for the opportunity to draft defenseman Rasmus Dahlin first overall. Ranger fans can immediately breathe a sigh of relief that Dahlin will not be playing for a Metropolitan Division team (if the Sabres do what every hockey insider thinks they should do).

Sports Lions Trade Up to Acquire Auburn Running Back Kerryon Johnson
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NFLDraftScout analyst Dane Brugler termed Johnson "one of the toughest backs I've ever evaluated" and praised his high pain tolerance, but made note of a lengthy injury history dating to high school . Da'Shawn Hand is set to again play under Bo Davis. The Lions drafted undersized Ameer Abdullah in the second round in 2015 and he already has missed 16 games in three seasons.

Sports Maurice Hurst: Scooped by Oakland
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The Raiders traded the 75th, 152nd and 212th overall picks to Baltimore for the 65th, which they used to get Parker. Like numerous Raiders' draft picks , Hurst carries some uncertainty in addition to huge upside. McKenzie called Nelson a "pretty good little corner who can play nickel". Chris Trapasso: Strong, experienced, penetrating defensive tackle with NFL-caliber awareness and knowledge of how to win with leverage.

Sports Real Madrid coach Zidane says Nacho is improving
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Five minutes into the second half, Leganes almost pulled a goal back but Guerrero failed to direct his header on target from close range. Leganes midfielder Gabriel Pires was sent off in injury time. Elsewhere, Espanyol all but assured safety with a 1-1 draw against already-relegated Las Palmas. A victory would have been enough for Espanyol to stay in the first division, but it needs to hope Deportivo La Coruna loses points against leader Barcelona at home on Sunday to be able to ...

Sports Chargers select LB Uchenna Nwosu In The 2nd Round
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Nwosu will be expected to contribute to a defense that looked solid past year and is getting better. His touchdowns are also the NFL's highest by a tight end, 87 of which he connected with quarterback Philip Rivers. The Chargers had a watchful eye on Nwosu during USC's pro day and then the linebacker was in attendance at the Bolts' local pro day talking to coaches.

Sports Raptors guard Fred VanVleet expected to return to lineup in Game 6
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Casey rode his "Bench Mob" during Friday's tense elimination game against the Washington Wizards , and he was rewarded with a lopsided 29-14 fourth quarter that won the series. He is also shooting 45.2 percent from the field. "Beal had what, 43 minutes? Other than that point, it was disappointing for me to miss so many games".