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Sports Best Bets For This Week's 2018 PGA Tour Wells Fargo Championship
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Quail Hollow is a super-long track; indeed, it's one of the longest on the Tour at a shade under 7,600 yards for its Par 72. "I think everyone would be more than willing to go back there". He completed the set of second places at this very course past year and although Quail Hollow played differently in the USPGA, it's surely a decent pointer .

Sports Rohit keeps Mumbai Indians alive in IPL 2018
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In the 27th match of the Vivo IPL 2018, M S Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings , placed top at the Vivo IPL points table, are clashing with Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians , which are struggling at the bottom of the heap. Also, Suresh Raina found his touch with the willow as the southpaw smashed a 47-ball unbeaten 75 against Mumbai , comprising six fours and four sixes.

Sports Yankees' Montgomery exits after 7 pitches
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Montgomery, making his sixth start of the season, coasted through the bottom of the first inning, needing just seven pitches to retire the Astros in order and showing no sign of discomfort. "Monty's in a pretty good frame of mind", Yankees skipper Aaron Boone said after the game. He is 7 for 16 in five games with the RailRiders. Houston Rockets star James Harden took in the game from a suite.

Sports Paul Pogba: 'Manchester United struggles have made me stronger'
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Manchester United are now in second place in the Premier League table as they look to finish as runners-up to Manchester City in the table and also win the FA Cup. 'When you go through it, you just have to work and keep believing in yourself and respond on the pitch'. Pogba has made 33 appearances across all competitions this season, in what has been a campaign broken up by injury and stints on the bench.

Sports Rap battle: Kendrick Perkins, Drake exchange expletives after Ca
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Following the Raptor's heartbreaking 113-112 loss at Air Canada Centre, Drizzy and Perkins got into it again. After the game, the Cavs' center explained the argument stemmed from a misunderstanding, indicating he was joking with Ibaka, whom he played alongside for the Oklahoma City Thunder when they reached the NBA Finals in 2012.

Author: 0 Holtby shines as Capitals level series with Pens

Afterward, Sullivan said at some point, they hope the league might do something about Wilson, but as far as they're concerned all they can do is control what's within their power, and that's their focus on the game. "I think honestly the way the game is now, I don't think home ice means quite as much", Holtby said. The champions have proven to be an impossible out during their current reign.

Sports Tadic answers Southampton's prayers in Bournemouth win
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With mistakes beginning to creep into their game late on, the home side were grateful to goalkeeper McCarthy for earning them all three points. The hosts made the stronger start and probably should have had the lead as early as the 14th minute when Nathan Redmond and Oriol Romeu had shots on goal blocked in quick succession.

Sports Red Sox reliever Tyler Thornburg brimming with confidence after first rehab outing
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Through 31.2 innings he has 14 walks and 28 strikeouts. Maintaining a slash line of.80/.193/.120 across 57 plate appearances, Soler taken a step back when hitting in road games in 2017 (his total season line was.144/.245/.258). Pomeranz surrendered three homers in his previous start, and he has allowed a combined seven runs in his 8.2 innings pitched on the season, plus the over is 4-1 in his last five starts overall.

Sports UF roundup: Gators to host NCAA tennis opener
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The UNCW men's tennis team will battle Tennessee in the NCAA Regionals in Chapel Hill. "We were very close to hosting this year, so we knew for sure we were in and there wasn't any drama there". In the most recent meeting, A&M defeated the Longhorns, 4-2, in the second round of the 2014 NCAA tournament in College Station. Florida (9) and SC (10) also were among the 16 seeded teams, while Auburn, Kentucky, LSU, Mississippi State and Tennessee also made the tournament field.

Sports Toxic caterpillars making their way into London
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Dombroskie, manager of the Cornell University Insect Collection, as cited by the New York Times . A health warning has been issued by the Forestry Commission over the oak processionary moth , which has been making people sick throughout London.

Sports Liverpool's latest injury worries following Stoke City draw
Author: 0 Liverpool's latest injury worries following Stoke City draw

Sadio Mane and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain were sorely missed, with Roberto Firmino the only player showing any sign of quality throughout the game. Mohamed Salah was played clean through on goal just five minutes in, and the whole of Anfield would have bet their houses on the Egyptian scoring, but to the amazement of all watching, he dinked the ball wide of the near post.

Sports Wimbledon increases prize money
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She decided at the last minute not to defend her Australian title in January and next played in doubles for the United States with her sister, Venus, in a Federation Cup tie against the Netherlands in February, but still was not anywhere near her intimidating best.

Sports Dodgers' Corey Seager to undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery
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He will undergo Tommy John surgery and is expected to miss the remainder of the season. "In the physical sense, it hurt, had some numbness and it was time to go get it looked at", he added. He had missed only one game thus far on March 31 in a Dodgers win over the San Francisco Giants. Roberts said Chris Taylor would move in from the outfield to become L.A.'s everyday shortstop.

Sports West Ham 1 v Manchester City 4 - story of the match
Author: 0 West Ham 1 v Manchester City 4 - story of the match

Guardiola's men have already collected 93 points so far and are only three points away from most number of points gained in a premier league season with three matches in hand. West Ham sit three points and positions above 18th-placed Southampton with three league games left in the campaign. Falling short in last season's League Cup final against Manchester United , they made a deep run in the FA Cup this year, losing to Chelsea in the semi-final of a cup campaign that gave the club a ...

Sports Mancini willing to be next Italy manager but no deal yet-FIGC
Author: 0 Mancini willing to be next Italy manager but no deal yet-FIGC

On Monday, Mancini told RAI state radio: "There has not been contact with the [Italian football] federation but, for a coach, the Italian national team would be a source of honour and prestige". Mancini is in a similar situation to Carlo Ancelotti, who recently met with Costacurta despite still being under contract at Bayern Munich. He played for Italy in Euro 1988 and was included in Italy's squad for the 1990 World Cup but never made an appearance.

Sports Celtics' Brad Stevens praises counterpart with Sixers, Brett Brown
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Tatum had a great first season in the National Basketball Association for Boston, not only living up to the hype of being selected third overall but going above and beyond when Gordon Hayward went down five minutes into the season. Brown averaged 20.5 points over the first six games of the Milwaukee series. Not to mention Embiid, who is able to able to step back and knock down jumpers and help space the floor.

Sports Celtics' Jayson Tatum, Terry Rozier put on show in first half
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Philadelphia then defeated the Miami Heat 4-1 in a series that was tightly contested and physical. A civic rivalry that dates back to the Revolutionary War era came of age on the basketball court with Wilt Chamberlain leading the Philadelphia Warriors, and later the 76ers, against Bill Russell's Celtics in the 1960s.

Sports Sixers' shooters go cold, drop Game One on the road to Boston
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Boston shot 17-for-35 from 3-point range on its way to a 117-101 victory in Game 1, improving to 5-0 at home in the playoffs. Aron Baynes was in the corner to keep Joel Embiid away from the basket. Just about everything was favoring the Philadelphia 76ers heading into Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semis. I thought I was s-tty. I love that type of emotion because it kind of elevates my game, knowing that there are a lot of fans out there talking trash and saying some insane stuff too.

Sports X Marks The Grand Slam
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He has hurled 8 1/3 straight scoreless innings over three relief outings. BREWERS 6, REDS 5: Homers by Manny Pina and Lorenzo Cain ended Milwaukee's historically bad slump, and Domingo Santana doubled home the go-ahead runs in the seventh inning in victory over Cincinnati.

Sports Raptors vs. Cavaliers: Five keys to Eastern Conference semifinal series
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Furthermore, he had 8 assists and no turnovers. The Cavs' average margin of victory in the series a year ago was 15.3 points and they made at least 13 3s in all four games. However, this is LeBron James we're talking about. Is Toronto good enough to vanquish the Cavs quickly and not face those situations? If history is an indicator of what to expect, though, the Cavs should have an easier time with Toronto than they did with Indiana .

Sports Gary Neville picks Salah in his Team of the Season
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Neville also explained why chose City's Raheem Sterling over Tottenham Hotspur's Christian Eriksen. "For me, the last two or three months have stuck in my mind". The 46-year-old, who joined from Southampton four years ago, is achieving beyond his means in North London, but Tottenham's move to their new stadium next season is expected to see chairman Daniel Levy tighten the purse strings, and Neville feels that it could be disastrous if a manager who utilises Spurs' budget as effectively as ...

Sports Graeme Murty sacked by Rangers after Old Firm drubbing
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The Scottish side lost 5-0 to Celtic on Sunday at Parkhead and had to watch their bitter rivals lift their seventh consecutive league title. "Graeme has had to contend with hard and challenging circumstances but conducted himself in a thoroughly professional manner.

Sports Kawhi Leonard reportedly wants Popovich to 'tweak some things'
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard reportedly wants Popovich to 'tweak some things'

Popovich's constant reference to Kawhi's "group" are a "manifestation of the tension" between the Spurs and Leonard's agent Mitch Frankel and uncle Dennis Robertson, according to ESPN. The 6-foot-7 forward has worked out at the NBA Players Association facility in Manhattan during both of his stays in NY. Leonard's uncle, Dennis Robertson, played a big part in sending the Spurs star to NY for his rehab and lives in New Jersey, which puts both the Knicks and 76ers in play.

Sports Dancing With the Stars is Back! Who Got Eliminated?
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I'm not sure this is a salsa, but we'll see what the judges say. Votes submitted by fans were combined with the judges' scores our of a possible 30 points. I was around 14 the first time I was body-shamed. Lucky for you, you can watch the Dancing with the Stars premiere for free on Hulu Live tonight.

Sports UFC Won't Punish Conor McGregor Until Legal System Plays Out
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While the organisation has every intention of following its own disciplinary proceedings against McGregor for his attack on a bus carrying Khabib Nurmagomedov - the target of the attack - and other UFC fighters in NY, they will allow the Irishman to conclude his business with the state before they take any action.

Sports Conte Unhappy With Chelsea Finishing Despite Win Vs Swansea
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There was urgency and desperation enough in Swansea's game, but little quality in front of goal and the biggest mark left by top scorer Jordan Ayew was on the neck of Chelsea skipper Gary Cahill when he arrived with a late elbow - an incident which referee Jon Moss somehow missed.

Sports Waffle House Hero James Shaw Jr Raises Nearly $200K For Victims
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At exactly 3:20 this morning, people held a moment of silence, prayers and sang a song at Waffle House in honor of the victim's of last week's shooting . Stay with News4 on-air and online for more updates on the Waffle House shooting and victims. "I figured if I was going to die, he was going to have to work for it", Shaw told reporters shortly after the incident.

Sports Terry Rozier shows up for Game 1 wearing Drew Bledsoe jersey
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It's been almost 18 years since former New England Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe was a key figure in the local sports scene, but over the past two weeks, Bledsoe gained some newfound Boston attention from a very unlikely source , Terry Rozier and the Celtics playoff run.

Sports Jets select Sam Darnold 3rd overall in National Football League draft
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The Jets were very active in free agency this winter, signing 16 players, including cornerback Trumaine Johnson, running back Isaiah Crowell, linebacker Avery Williamson and wide receiver Terrelle Pryor (one year, $4.5 million). He should also be able to adapt well to coordinator Jeremy Bates' West Coast-style offense. Only 20-years-old, the quarterback will join a crowded quarterback crew in New York ( Josh McCown , Teddy Bridgewater , Christian Hackenberg , Bryce Petty ) and will likely ...

Sports Jose Mourinho unsure over Romelu Lukaku's fitness for FA Cup final
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All Barca needed on Sunday was a draw to see themselves go nine points clear of second-place Atletico Madrid, who have just three games remaining and over whom they hold the first tiebreaker (head-to-head points won). The full-back, however, is delighted that Jose Mourinho's side have sent a late-term message about the intentions next August. "We wanted to finish higher but obviously we are not able to and being in second that is how we want to finish now".