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Sport Rapper Meek Mill rings bell at basketball game
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The rapper spoke exclusively to Page Six as he raced to the Philadelphia 76ers playoff game in a auto after his close friend, 76ers co-owner Michael Rubin , personally picked him up at the jail and flew him on his personal helicopter into Philly to head to the arena.

Sport Leeds United announce Myanmar tour
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Britain's opposition Labour Party's Shadow Minister for Sport, Rosena Allin-Khan, said on her official Twitter account that she had written to Leeds urging the club to cancel the planned tour. The club's Supporters' Trust said the tour was a " strange and controversial choice ". Commenting on the tour as it was announced in Yangon , Leeds managing director Angus Kinnear said: " Myanmar is one of the fastest-growing nations in southeast Asia and is passionate about English football".

Sport National Hockey League playoffs 2018: Capitals' Nicklas Backstrom ready for 'fun' series against Penguins
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The Caps eliminated the Columbus Blue Jackets last night with a 6-3 win in Game Six of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series. There are bright spots for Columbus' young team but also questions heading into the offseason. The Blue Jackets have a pretty outstanding top line. Eight years later, Carlson's teammates with the American Hockey League's Hershey Bears still talk about his stellar play in the Calder Cup playoffs when the team won back-to-back championships.

Sport Gronkowski announces he's returning next season
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Brady's under contract for the next two seasons. "Tom's intentions have not changed", Yee said, according to one of Adam Schefter's less impressive scoops. "Looking forward to another championship run". He's due roughly $9 million in 2018, which would make him the fourth highest paid tight end in the NFL.

Sport Apple to start paying €13bn Irish tax bill within weeks
Author: 0 Apple to start paying €13bn Irish tax bill within weeks

The European Commission ruled in 2016 that the State gave Apple €13 billion in illegal tax aid, and ordered that it pay the Government the full amount plus interest. Technology giant Apple signed a legal agreement with the Irish government today that will allow the recovery of tax breaks deemed illegal by the end of the year.

Sport Sixers beat Heat in 5 games, advance to East Semifinals
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A night that began with a celebration of Meek Mill's release from prison culminated in a celebration of how far the Sixers' franchise has come in an extremely short time. Khris Middleton led the Bucks with 23 points, Jabari Parker added 17 points and eight rebounds and Giannis Antetokounmpo had a series-low 16 points with 10 rebounds and nine assists.

Sport MANCHESTER UNITED keeping the cash - no to huge spending this summer
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Manchester United signed Pogba from Juventus in the summer of 2016, for a then world record fee of £89 million, after the midfielder had left the club back in 2012 on a free transfer. Midfield star Pogba revealed that Mourinho never explains why he is getting dropped or substituted in a match. There are some who like to talk to the players.

Sport Pogba: I have no problem with Mourinho
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The 49-year-old who made his name playing in Germany for the likes of the Wolves, Stuttgart and Hansa Rostock, is optimistic that the FA Cup will also head to Manchester, after Manchester City's Premier League triumph. "The attitude was good, the players were good". "We are close but so far away", he told reporters after the match . We'll all be disappointed today, as will I.

Sport Leafs down Bruins to force Game 7 in Boston
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Marner's game-winner and Andersen's stellar netminding set up a seventh-and-deciding match in Boston on Wednesday, the only first-round series to be stretched to the limit this spring. "We're going to play our heart out for this city, the great fans, and hopefully in doing that we'll make it to a Game 7", he said in an interview with Sportsnet.

Sport National Basketball Association releases L2M report for Game 4 of Celtics vs
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Milwaukee won the two most recent games to tie the series at 2-2. But if Maker continues to put in these sorts of performances, he could yet live up to the Bucks' lofty expectations. Brown agrees that location shouldn't have to play a role in determining the result, but at the same time, he's happy that he'll have the home crowd in his ear for Game 5.

Sport City 'keeper Ederson sets sights on a goal
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Manchester City is chasing more records now the Premier League title has been wrapped up. The charge related to a pitch invasion following the League One side's shock FA Cup, fifth round win over Guardiola's men at the DW Stadium a month earlier.

Sport San Francisco 49ers practicing patience with Reuben Foster
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The 49ers have kept Foster away from the team while the offseason conditioning program enters its second week. General manager John Lynch was asked Monday if the team is preparing for Foster to not be on the team going forward and he responded, "Yeah, you have to", per Chris Biderman of the Niners Wire.

Sport Atletico Madrid's counter-attack can trouble Arsenal, says Terry Gibson
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Arsene Wenger has revealed that Mesut Ozil will undergo a late fitness test ahead of Arsenal's crunch Europa League clash with Atletico Madrid on Thursday night. The TV pictures did not look good and there was immediate concern from Egyptians about his availability for this summer's World Cup, but Wenger says that the full extent of the damage won't be known until Elneny has an x-ray.

Sport Theo Walcott scores in Everton win over Newcastle; Everton up to 8th
Author: 0 Theo Walcott scores in Everton win over Newcastle; Everton up to 8th

Allardyce has been under fire for Everton's dour style of play since he was hired in November and fans called for his dismissal following a draw at struggling Swansea City in their previous match. On critical fans, he continued: "If we lose next week they won't be there". "What was wrong with our style today?" We found it very hard to break them down because they had all 10players behind the ball in their own half and you have to be patient.

Sport NFL Draft Rumors 2018: Browns Choosing Between These 2 QBs
Author: 0 NFL Draft Rumors 2018: Browns Choosing Between These 2 QBs

The team lost their third round pick, but have an extra fourth round pick instead. But if three teams before the Bears nab Nelson, Bradley Chubb and Saquon Barkley , Edmunds or Georgia's Roquan Smith is the pick, depending on which player the Bears favor for their defense.

Sport Chelsea To Face United In FA Cup Final
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Chelsea has come under heavy scrutiny from their loyal fan base as well as famous football pundits after Antonio Conte clinched the Premier League title in his first season at Chelsea . "When in your mind, your heart and your blood there is the will to win then we will try to win this trophy, in the same way that United want to". Following their FA Cup defeat, Hoedt also contributed to manager Hughes' rant about the lack of use of VAR, which could have had an input in a potential ...

Sport Champions League: Liverpool vs Roma: Klopp sends strong message to Reds fans
Author: 0 Champions League: Liverpool vs Roma: Klopp sends strong message to Reds fans

He knows that. I don't need to tell him. They're fast and powerful. "Outside the stadium, please show the respect we have to show", said Klopp on Monday. When preparing the game, of course we have to be aware of their strongest players, but we're not targeting a single one, ' he added. "You have to give everything you have got, always have belief that no matter what state the game is in, how well or how poor you might be doing, that you believe you can come through and get through to the ...

Sport Capitals oust Blue Jackets
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The team's required an extra period during Game Five on April 21, C Niklas Backstrom scoring two goals, including the overtime victor, to give the Capitals the series lead. "It nearly gets us going, too, and makes you want to quiet them down". Nick Foligno had two goals, Pierre-Luc Dubois also scored and Sergei Bobrovsky finished with 22 saves for the Blue Jackets.

Sport Crimson Tide's A-Day kicks off at 1 pm
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Saban emphasized that the disparity in the two quarterbacks' performances could be attributed to the fact that Jones was competing against Alabama's second team defense, while Hurts was going against Alabama's first team defense. The scored stayed that way until early in the second quarter when the Crimson team struck again after redshirt freshman receiver Chadarius Townsend caught the ball across the middle of the field before breaking a tackle and rumbling 65 yards for the touchdown.

Author: 0 SWANSON | NFL Draft Day Strategies

Analysis: This feels like one of the safer long-shot bets among Day 1 props, with the majority of mock drafts projecting just four linebackers going in the first round - Virginia Tech ILB Tremaine Edmunds , Georgia OLB Roquan Smith , Alabama OLB Rashaan Evans and Boise State ILB Leighton Vander Esch.

Sport Honda Indy Grand Prix sets attendance record despite rough weather
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Power's fast time was 1:07.4541 (122.750 mph) in another Chevrolet. "As you could see on TV, if you couldn't see the auto, it was probably three times worse in the cockpit on the main straight or any straight", Sato said. It's got nothing to do with not wanting to run in the rain, not being able to do that. "We just need to focus on tomorrow now and see how we are going to get through the weather ".

Sport Cavs hold off Pacers to tie playoff series
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In the second quarter, James was able to get to the line for six free-throw attempts and made all of them, giving him 23 points in the first half. "I think the one thing that we did in Game 3 - we lost our composure. Giannis Antetokounmpo helped the Bucks even its series against the Celtics at 2-2 after scoring 27 points on 12-of-20 shooting with seven rebounds and five assists.

Sport Brazilian Legend claims Neymar will become the best if he leaves PSG
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Neymar has had a rocky debut season for newly crowned French Champions Paris Saint Germain this season. If you're going to analyse it, there's England, Spain, Italy, Germany. The Brazil global left Catalonia last season in favour of a world record move to the French capital and Neymar took no time at all in adjusting to life away from the Camp Nou, scoring 29 goals and claiming 19 assists before picking up a hairline fracture in his foot back in February.

Sport Sunday's golf roundup: Andrew Landry wins Texas Open for first PGA victory
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There was further disappointment for Mullinax when Sean O'Hair picked up shots at both of the final two holes to snatch a share of second place with a six-under-par round of 66. Mullinax settled for a share of second with countryman Sean O'Hair on 273 with American Jimmy Walker fourth on 274 and two-time major victor Zach Johnson fifth, another stroke adrift.

Sport Cubs hold off Rockies
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From the 5th inning on, the game was rather quiet offensively since neither team got any hits. The ball bounced to the third-base side of the plate, Contreras grabbed it after a rebound off the low, brick wall and threw a ideal strike to Morrow, who tagged Arenado on the right ankle as the foot cross the plate.

Sport U.S. level, Czechs 2-0 up in Germany
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But she was unable to repeat those heroics against Stephens who had given the Americans their first point when defeating Parmentier 7-6 (7/3), 7-5 in Saturday's opening match. Fed Cup Captain since being named Captain in 2017, now holding a flawless 5-0 record at the post. EPA-EFE/GUILLAUME HORCAJUELOFrench supporters cheer for their team during the Fed Cup World Group semi final tie between France and the United States in Aix-en-Provence, southern France, 21 April 2018.

Sport Roma beats Spal 3-0 ahead of Liverpool semi in CL
Author: 0 Roma beats Spal 3-0 ahead of Liverpool semi in CL

Milan should have leveled an hour in but Franck Kessie's effort came off the crossbar. The visitors' hopes of holding on for three points were not helped when Cheick Diabate was sent off with 10 minutes remaining, but they saw the game out well.

Sport Incredible scenes as Napoli and their fans celebrate dramatic Juventus victory
Author: 0 Incredible scenes as Napoli and their fans celebrate dramatic Juventus victory

Napoli dominated the match but seemed to have run out of ideas and energy until the final minute when Jose Callejon's outswinging corner was met by Senegal worldwide Koulibaly with a monstrous header which left Gianlugi Buffon helpless. "It's true that Napoli is favorite because of the fixture list but matches have to be won". Milinkovic-Savic had headed in Stefan Radu's cross in the 32nd minute and Stefan de Vrij headed in a corner 10 minutes later.