• Charles Barkley randomly crashed Wayne Gretzky's Stanley Cup Final press conference
Charles Barkley randomly crashed Wayne Gretzky's Stanley Cup Final press conference

During Monday's Game 4 in Tennessee, Barkley compared the atmosphere of Nashville to those at the old Chicago Stadium while the Michael Jordan Bulls teams played. "I'm not breaking earth-shattering news". Barkley is a friend to a number of hockey players - including Florida's ageless Jaromir Jagr - and isn't a stranger to hockey arenas.

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  • Pat for Tahir and Amla
Pat for Tahir and Amla

Perera stuck around for 66 balls and hit 44 unbeaten runs, but Sri Lanka were already out of contention for most of his stay.Therefore, his sloppy fielding and failure to take a wicket in the Group B opener were secondary to coming through bowling 10 overs in good health.

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  • Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot
Mr Met gives fan the finger, employee out as team mascot

We do not condone this type of behavior. Before that, the Mets had to delete a tweet they sent that showed a sex toy in the locker of a player, and Familia began the season with a 15-game suspension for a violation of the league's domestic violence policy.

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  • Jimmy Garoppolo could sign extension with Patriots?
Jimmy Garoppolo could sign extension with Patriots?

Assuming Brady plays like Brady in 2017 and returns for another year, the Patriots will have to decide what to do with Garoppolo, who will be a free agent. And since Garoppolo isn't the starter, his injury risk is lower than it would be if he were actually playing. He has twice been the NFL MVP and has been named Super Bowl MVP four times, in...

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  • 'Kiki' Mladenovic downs Muguruza as impressive run continues
'Kiki' Mladenovic downs Muguruza as impressive run continues

When the women's champion is crowned at Roland Garros on Saturday, she will be a first-time Grand Slam victor. "Kiki, Kiki!" yelled the crowd as Mladenovic, a player born to Serbian parents and who speaks good English and cheers herself up in Italian, negotiated her way through the 1hr 59min clash at Roland Garros.

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  • Boston Sportscaster Feeling The Heat For Translator Remark
Boston Sportscaster Feeling The Heat For Translator Remark

First pitch from Yankee Stadium is set for 7 p.m. ET. Frankie Montas (1-1) plunked Kevin Pillar before Donaldson hit a drive over the wall in left-center. In an interview Wednesday with Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy, he said he still intends to talk to the media after his starts but will cut off other interviews.

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  • Wawrinka, Murray, Halep in action in 4th round in Paris
Wawrinka, Murray, Halep in action in 4th round in Paris

Neither Murray nor Nishikori has ever won the French Open . There was so many long rallies. Kei Nishikori can't remember beating Andy Murray at the U.S. World No. 1 Murray, the runner-up in Paris to Novak Djokovic in 2016, brushed aside Karen Khachanov of Russian Federation 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. In the first set, Murray dropped just five po...

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  • Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout
Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout

James and Love combined to make 24 of 41 shots, while the rest of the team shot just 36 percent with only Irving even reaching double-figures. After dropping the first two games at Golden State, Cleveland beat the Warriors at home, helping set up the Cavs' epic comeback.

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  • Murray sweeps past Khachanov into French Open quarters
Murray sweeps past Khachanov into French Open quarters

Chess fan Khachanov began to find himself a pawn in Murray's game as the 30-year-old moved ahead again at the start of the third set. Before Monday, Khachanov had held serve for 48 successive service games. The only quarter-finalist who was not seeded to reach this point is Pablo Carreno Busta, who beat Milos Raonic on Sunday to earn a crack at Ra...

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  • Halep and Svitolina advance to French Open quarterfinals
Halep and Svitolina advance to French Open quarterfinals

Later on Monday, world number one Andy Murray takes on rising Russian Karen Kachanov and the crowd will be rooting for Gael Monfils against 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka. "Obviously it's a bad tragedy in London", Murray, who recorded his 650th career win, told the crowd. Martic, ranked 290th, served for the match at 5-3 on Court Suzanne Lenglen but...

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  • Thad Matta out as Ohio State head coach effectively immediately
Thad Matta out as Ohio State head coach effectively immediately

He did that with while dealing with the chronic pain from four back surgeries since he was 15 years old. "But honestly my whole focus right now is trying to get healthy". "We've had some good ones", Matta said. With a national search now underway, here are three names that could be of interest to the Buckeyes. Ohio State isn't anywhere near the t...

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  • Rafael Nadal's early performance at the French Open, other top seed updates
Rafael Nadal's early performance at the French Open, other top seed updates

There was more Spanish success as nine-time victor Rafael Nadal began well in his quest for a first major title since his last French Open victory in 2014. "It's great to have Andre Agassi as coach and as a mentor". "No matter whom I play it's going to be hard". While Djokovic embarks on a new chapter with Agassi, Nadal, in one way, is clos...

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  • Klay Thompson makes up for shooting slump on defensive end
Klay Thompson makes up for shooting slump on defensive end

That isn't the issue. Luckily for Green, he dropped down to the ideal team and has made the most of his situation. "More or less we have to get stops in the half court and understand that the play doesn't just stop when the shot goes up with these guys", Irving said.

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  • French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court
French Open to start with Petra Kvitova's return to court

Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email. I'm disappointed, for sure. "I'm not sure. My father did not like it that I throw my racket, I think", Kvitova replied. I have the best memories which I can have. There was another rapid exchange of breaks before Makarova sealed the result on her first mat...

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  • Kimi Raikkonen to start from pole at Monaco GP
Kimi Raikkonen to start from pole at Monaco GP

But the triple world champion admitted he can ill-afford another off-colour weekend if he is to halt Vettel's charge. "You'd rather have 2 points or 4 points rather than none because this might make all the difference at the end of the season when it gets tight in the championship", Mercedes head of motorsport Toto Wolff said.

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  • Venus makes swift work of Mertens to roll back the years again
Venus makes swift work of Mertens to roll back the years again

Kuznetsova, who won the 2009 French Open and 2004 U.S. Open, was ousted by two-time major finalist Caroline Wozniacki 6-1, 4-6, 6-2, while 2011 U.S. The unsettling combination of Bacsinszky's looping topspin backhand that often bounded shoulder high and her compact crackling backhand that stayed low on the dirt grinded down the gears in her vet...

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  • Djokovic, Muguzura, Nadal in action at French Open
Djokovic, Muguzura, Nadal in action at French Open

That's because defending French Open champion Garbine Muguruza and seven-time Grand Slam victor Venus Williams were eliminated Sunday. "She's had great results in this tournament two years in a row, and last year she played flawless".

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  • French Open 2017: Emotional Steve Johnson wins weeks after father's death
French Open 2017: Emotional Steve Johnson wins weeks after father's death

Emotionally I'm a mess". PARIS American Steve Johnson played his heart out under electric Roland Garros skies on Friday before losing to Dominic Thiem in three sets, trading power and precision with the Austrian sixth seed in two hours of tension-filled tennis.

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  • Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future
Rooney 'more or less' decided on Man United future

The picture shows a whiteboard in his office in Carrington, showing multicoloured scribbles with the names of teams in different competitions, training days and worldwide breaks. "Ed Woodward knows since March who I want, what I want how much I want". "I joked with Sir Alex, telling him I did some work for him", the 54-year-old told Sky Italia .

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  • Djokovic, Nadal, Unleash Storm in Paris
Djokovic, Nadal, Unleash Storm in Paris

Relegated to Court Suzanne Lenglen while defending champion Novak Djokovic was swatting aside Spain's Marcel Granollers on the main Philippe Chatrier show court, Nadal was imperious as he steamed through the first set in under half an hour.

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  • Muguruza marches on in Paris
Muguruza marches on in Paris

The 53rd-ranked Kontaveit beat Muguruza the last time they played, in a clay-court tournament in Stuttgart , Germany, in April. Muguruza overpowered Yulia Putintseva 7-5 6-2, following up wins over Francesca Schiavone and Anett Kontaveit .

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  • Chris Taylor: Taylor crushes go-ahead grand slam in ninth
Chris Taylor: Taylor crushes go-ahead grand slam in ninth

The combined 42 strikeouts set a National League record. He also helped the Dodgers set a franchise record for strikeouts in a game. The left-hander needed 86 pitches to get through his five innings, and with his blister issues it was probably best not to push him to complete a sixth.

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  • Cowboys player suspected of DWI near welcome party for him
Cowboys player suspected of DWI near welcome party for him

The Cowboys signed Carroll to a three-year, $10 million free agent deal in March. He previously played for the Philadelphia Eagles . David Irving and Nolan Carroll are the latest Cowboys to face consequences from the National Football League for their offseason actions.

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  • LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home
LeBron reacts to slur spray painted on LA home

The Warriors and Cavaliers should provide the kind of entertaining basketball. A year before Kyrie's shot secured the title for Cleveland , Steph did something similar for Golden State. In many statistical categories, this year's team was superior to the record 73-win club. Settling for perimeter shots will be a win for the Warriors even if ...

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  • Warriors strongly favored in Las Vegas over Cavs for NBA Finals
Warriors strongly favored in Las Vegas over Cavs for NBA Finals

James finished with 35 points in the Cavaliers' 135-102 win over the Boston Celtics . The Warriors are the greatest collection of National Basketball Association talent in the modern era, and that's no small statement, considering Tim Duncan and David Robinson played together in San Antonio and LeBron James , Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh be...

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  • Kerber's loss leaves French Open wide open
Kerber's loss leaves French Open wide open

In another match, Switzerland's Timea Bacsinszky defeated Sara Sorribes, who became the first Spanish woman to lose to the Swiss tennis player in the French Open . Kerber, who also lost in the first round of last year's tournament, now sees her clay-court season come to a close. First of all, players usually need time to figure out how to fight ...

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  • Wenger: FA Cup win my presentation for new deal
Wenger: FA Cup win my presentation for new deal

The former Germany global responded with an imperious defensive display, providing the bedrock for Arsenal to secure a stunning 2-1 win that gave them a record 13th FA Cup title. It was a dubious moment for both players and officials, but in the end, it appeared as if the right decision was made, as Ramsey's body language clearly showed that he...

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  • Wilkinson warns Lions not to repeat 'chaos' of 2005 in New Zealand
Wilkinson warns Lions not to repeat 'chaos' of 2005 in New Zealand

Gatland told reporters in Auckland that a negative result against either the Baabaas or one of the five Super Rugby franchises wouldn't be too much of a blot on the Lions' copybook - as long as they can deliver in the three Tests. World Rugby have named Jaco Peyper (South Africa), Romain Poite (France), and Jerome Garces (France) to referee the...

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  • Rasmus, Beckman big swings for Rays in 10-8 win over Rangers
Rasmus, Beckman big swings for Rays in 10-8 win over Rangers

Logan Morrison (0-for-10, one walk) has struggled against Martinez, who is 0-0 with a 5.25 ERA in three career appearances versus the Rays . The Texas bullpen pitched 4 2/3 scoreless innings, starting with 2 2/3 by Dillon Gee in his Rangers debut and followed by Keone Kela (2-1) in the eighth and closer Matt Bush with a flawless ninth in a n...

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  • David de Gea wants Manchester United stay, fans react
David de Gea wants Manchester United stay, fans react

Will de Gea stay at United? Real Madrid would have to play a world-record fee even if De Gea made it clear he wanted to return to Spain. The BBC states that United are perfectly than aware of the tactics being used once more, and the report notes that such media coverage is usually "the prelude to a concerted effort to sign a player when a ...

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