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Sports Mask-wearing Joel Embiid cleared to face Heat
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He'll be wearing a mask with protective eyewear built into it, which is also reportedly stronger than a normal mask. Earlier Thursday, coach Brett Brown wouldn't go so far as to say Embiid had been cleared to return, saying it would depend on what he saw during pregame warm-ups.

Sports Spurs have no Wembley edge vs. Utd - Poch
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Tottenham now turns its attention to Saturday's meeting with Jose Mourinho's United at Wembley as it attempts to end a 10-year wait for silverware. A poor pass from Gross followed by indecision from Gaetan Bong allowed Son to slip into the box and, after he went down under pressure from Ryan and Dunk, the ball broke for Kane to sweep home his 26th league strike of the season.

Sports CSK fans head for Pune on special train
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Chennai Central station witnessed a celebration of sorts on Thursday as hundreds of cheering fans boarded the Whistle Podu Express, a fans-only special train to Pune . The live streaming of Indian Premier League match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) vs Rajasthan Royals (RR) is available on Hotstar App and website, as well as Jio TV.

Sports Vasilevskiy, Lightning hold off Devils for 3-1 series lead
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Vatanen went down at 16:09 of the first period on a brutal shoulder hit by Nikita Kucherov which appeared to make contact with Vatanen's head. Coach Jon Cooper called the check a "heck of a hockey hit" and a "bang-bang play". Miller, who scored the other Lightning goal and had two assists. While Resch wasn't taking sides in any goalie controversy, he said he was impressed with how Kinkaid delivered for the Devils down the stretch (16-3-1 in his last 20 starts versus 0-10-2 in Schneider's ...

Sports New York Giants Cut Wide Receiver Brandon Marshall
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The team will save $5.1 million with his release . Marshall , 34, was under the impression that he would remain on the Giants' roster in 2018 after agreeing in early March to take a pay cut for the upcoming season, according to a person with knowledge of the situation who spoke on the condition of anonymity.

Sports Thiem downs Djokovic from Montecarlo to set clash that is Nadal up
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The first game set the tone for the rest of the match, with 12-time Grand Slam champion Djokovic eventually holding on for the win after nine minutes of bruising baseline rallies that included a missed break point for Coric. "It's the ultimate challenge to play against him". Nadal's victory could have been even more efficient, but he surprisingly dropped his serve in the seventh game of the first set.

Sports IPL Cricket: Stunning Gayle century ends Sunrisers' unbeaten start
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However, he let loose after completing his half century. They have got probably the best bowling attack in IPL season 11. For Hyderabad to have chased down the big total, they needed a good start. Here SRH 18/1. In OVERS 5 Second wicket for Mohit Sharma, clean bowled Yusuf Pathan for 19. It was impossible to make a comeback from that stage as Sunrisers succumbed to defeat by 15 runs.

Sports NFL Schedule Release News and Rumors
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The reigning Super Bowl champs will play Atlanta on a Thursday, marking the first game of the season. The last time these two teams met was in the NFC Divisional Round last season, when Nick Foles and the Eagles defeated the Falcons 15-10 en route to their Super Bowl LII victory over New England.

Sports Guardiola thanks 'unique' Man City staff in title celebration speech
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It was the first time Aguero has been selected, even though the forward, who joined City in 2011 and won the Premier League Golden Boot in 2014-15, has missed several games this season through injury. "This could be a good idea and could help English teams prepare for the second part of the season, the most important part, if you give a bit of rest to the players".

Sports Brandon Jacobs, Antrel Rolle want Saquon Barkley on Giants
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According to Baskin, Barkley's agents have gone as far as advising Barkley to refuse to play in Cleveland, but Barkley "never considered" that route as an option. For the last few weeks he has told close friends about a vision he has. "As Saquon's [agent] I can say on behalf of our entire team that we would be thrilled for Saquon to go to whichever team drafts him", Miale said.

Sports Porsche And Audi Offices Raided Over Alleged Emissions Fraud
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Prosecutors confirmed that one of the accused is a member of Porsche's executive board and the other is a senior manager, while the third no longer works for the manufacturer. I suspect the German police forces and intelligence services received intelligence that Porsche had some information that would contribute to the ongoing investigation inside Germany and so their offices were raided.

Sports Ricciardo's shock revelation in F1 contract demands
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If not, there's probably other options". Might Red Bull eventually be a more comfortable and faster home to remain at than Mercedes or Ferrari, or have they invested their future primarily into Verstappen? "If we come out and win again in two weeks in Baku then I'll probably say yes".

Sports Marcelo: Ronaldo will keep scoring
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Madrid's pressure gradually built after substitutes Isco and Gareth Bale were introduced with 20 minutes remaining, and four minutes from time Ronaldo flicked in Luka Modric's shot to equalise. Karim Benzema also again looked out of sorts during his 70 minutes on the pitch, with the Frenchman having still not scored in open play since early February.

Sports Rob Gronkowski Acquires Stake in Gronkowski (the Horse)
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He's won his last three races and is now headed to the Derby. Gronk and his entourage will be at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 5 for the 144th Kentucky Derby , and you can guarantee that all bets will be going on Gronk.

Sports Wife of Spurs coach Gregg Popovich dies
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San Antonio will experience Golden State on Thursday night in Game 3 of their first-round play off collection. The Warriors' Kevin Durant was caught by complete surprise, judging from a video of a brief interview he gave after learning the news.

Sports Bowen submits name for NBA Draft
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Brian Bowen, who is hoping for the NCAA to clear him to play next season at SC, told ESPN he will declare for the NBA Draft in case that doesn't happen. Bowen has denied having any knowledge of the alleged payment. Bowen is declaring for the 2018 NBA Draft , according to ESPN's Jeff Goodman. Bowen was able to practice with the team.

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers SF LeBron James punctuates first half with electrifying slam dunk
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But as much as things went well, the game still was close . Currently, the Cavs are trailing the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs, 1-0. It was the second-most points James has ever put up in a half of a playoff game, trailing only his Game 6 against the Boston Celtics in 2012, a game many consider to be the best game of his career.