• Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead
Predators goalie Rinne struggling as Pens take 2-0 lead

We're excited". Evgeni Malkin extended Pittsburgh's lead to 4-1 just 15 seconds later, beating Rinne with a wrist shot during a two-on-one. "He had a good game tonight so we moved him up with Sid". "You have to put it behind you", Rinne said. That is an incredible feat and they will certainly have to utilize more of that in Game 2 . How co...

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  • Hamilton enters Forbes top-10 highest-paid athletes list
Hamilton enters Forbes top-10 highest-paid athletes list

McGregor is now attempting to line-up of a moneyspinning boxing mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr, which if it goes through would nearly certainly propel him and his opponent towards the top of the list next year. Price is making $30 million in salary this year and $550,000 in endorsements. We assume the recent massive endorsements he signed...

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  • Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6
Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

Nashville won games by 4-1 and 5-1, but the Penguins' victory on Thursday night to take a 3-2 series lead was by far the most lopsided game of the Final. The Predators have zero players who have hoisted the cup and only one player who's ever played for a Cup. He added his third assist on the first goal of the series from Phil Kessel , who ...

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  • XV de France - La compo de départ contre les Springboks
XV de France - La compo de départ contre les Springboks

Il faut redresser le soldat XV de France qui était en perte de vitesse avec la Coupe du Monde 2015, l'objectif de cette tournée est surtout de bien préparer la prochaine au Japon en 2019. Mais si l'intention est présente, la réalisation paraît plus aléatoire, à l'occasion d'une de ces tournées de juin et de fin de saison qui ne sourissent traditi...

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  • La photo poignante du fils de Tioté
La photo poignante du fils de Tioté

JMTV+: Jacky Moiffo Journaliste-Reporter Animateur Audiovisuel. Deux jours après la disparition de Cheik Tioté , victime d'un malaise cardiaque en plein entrainement, les supporters de Newcastle, club où l'Ivoirien a évolué pendant sept ans (2010-17), ont tenu à lui rendre hommage.

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  • Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final
Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

Even Crosby, who leads all players with 19 postseason assists this spring, missed a game due to a concussion. Christopher Risher, of Plum, Pa., paints a fan's face outside PPG Paints Arena before Game 5 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators, Thursday, June 8, 2017 , in Pittsburgh ....

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  • Penguins Rout Predators 6-0 to Take 3-2 Cup Lead
Penguins Rout Predators 6-0 to Take 3-2 Cup Lead

The two-time MVP's eventful night included becoming the franchise's all-time leading scorer in the Stanley Cup Final, a two-minute roughing penalty for trying to dribble Nashville defenseman P.K. The Preds came to Pittsburgh's PPG Paints Arena having won Games 3 and 4 at home to tie the series. "I think people were kind of unsure", said Arvid...

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  • Liverpool end Van Dijk interest
Liverpool end Van Dijk interest

Everton supporters were quick to have their say on the news via social media, with many understandably delighted and others taking the time to laugh at their arch-rivals. The 25-year-old - who joined Southampton in 2015 after impressing at Scottish champion Celtic - would cost around 60 million pounds (US$77 million), according to reports .

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  • Wawrinka will face Nadal in French Open final
Wawrinka will face Nadal in French Open final

In other clash, Wawrinka edged past Andy Murray in a five set thrilling encounter to enter the finals. Murray's defensive work was again the dominant tactic as he continued to make Wawrinka hit one more ball while the Swiss resorted to unfamiliar but successful tactics, which featured craft more than his trademark power illustrated by a couple ...

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  • Rinne, Murray have opposite track records
Rinne, Murray have opposite track records

Now they need him to be at his best at home again in Game 6. "You're in the Cup Final". Hainsey's second goal of the playoffs came 16:40 into the period. They lead the Predators 3-0 after 20 minutes. The move wouldn't pan out however, as Conor Sheary scored Pittsburgh's fourth goal of the night. Malkin's 10th goal of the playoffs came with th...

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  • Tiger Woods told officers during arrest he had taken Xanax
Tiger Woods told officers during arrest he had taken Xanax

Woods, the 14-time major champion who had back surgery in April, was found asleep at the wheel of his Mercedes around 2 a.m. on May 29 and arrested on a DUI charge. Woods blew a 0.00 on two Breathalyzers, indicating he had not been drinking, but he failed field sobriety tests and later said he had been affected by "an unexpected reaction to prescri...

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  • Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh
Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

The series is tied 2-2. He was pulled after the first period by coach Peter Laviolette after surrendering half the goals in a 6-0 rout by the Penguins in Game 5 on Thursday night. The Penguins won 6-0. The opening faceoff was delayed a few seconds after someone threw a catfish onto the ice - a Predators thing. The catfish have become the unoffici...

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  • Lebron, Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4
Lebron, Cavs end Warriors perfect postseason run in Game 4

It wasn't a goal of ours to start the postseason, but now that's it's attainable, we have our eyes set on it. No team has ever come back from a 3-0 deficit in the National Basketball Association playoffs. Confusion and a lot of emotions mar Game 4 of the NBA Finals. "We're going to keep scrapping". But even then, the Warriors remained within ...

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  • Resurgent Marquez fastest on new Catalan track
Resurgent Marquez fastest on new Catalan track

Marc Marquez was able to take some solace from fourth place on a hard day that saw him crash four times in the tricky conditions, ahead of strong rides from Aleix Espargaró and Hector Barbera to fifth and sixth. To add injury to insult, he then lost his third spot to Danilo Petrucci in the OCTO Pramac . Points leader Joan Mir will start from fi...

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  • Oaklawn-Raced Horses in Saturday's Belmont Stakes
Oaklawn-Raced Horses in Saturday's Belmont Stakes

In order for a Japanese horse to qualify for the Belmont bonus, it must have made three starts in Japan prior to starting in the Belmont and must be nominated to North America's Triple Crown series. NBC Sports Live Extra is live streaming the race. Beyond bets placed, horse racing fans root in large part for excellence and history. When ...

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  • Penguins crush Predators to take 3-2 series lead
Penguins crush Predators to take 3-2 series lead

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The night started with a catfish throw. Pittsburgh took a 3-2 lead Thursday night by routing Nashville 6-0 in a game that did more than just put the Pens a win from the title. Nashville still is allowing just 2.19 goals per game, but the Predators are being stretched by the NHL's top scoring team. It took all of 91 seconds fo...

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  • Injured Brazil striker Jesus in hospital
Injured Brazil striker Jesus in hospital

Brazil forward Gabriel Jesus has escaped serious injury after being taken to hospital during the 0-1 loss to Argentina in their worldwide football friendly at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. "He already did the exam to see if it (his jaw) is broken or not but nothing has happened". Gabriel was a constant threat before 95,569 fans at the Melbourne...

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  • Addison Russell back in the lineup for Cubs
Addison Russell back in the lineup for Cubs

We have him projected for 7.8 FanDuel points, putting him outside the day's top 20 shortstops. The 23-year-old Russell did not address questions about the allegations, saying he will stick with his written statement Thursday that said: "Any allegation I have abused my wife is false and hurtful".

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  • Halep to face Ostapenko in French Open final
Halep to face Ostapenko in French Open final

When her coach, Anabel Medina Garrigues, visited Ostapenko in Riga, she went to watch a dance lesson. Romania's Simona Halep returns the ball to Czech Republic's Karolina Pliskova during their semi-final tennis match at the Roland Garros 2017 French Open in Paris .

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  • Apple unveils HomePod, competition for Amazon Echo
Apple unveils HomePod, competition for Amazon Echo

It has an upward-firing woofer, touch controls, seven tweeters meant to provide omnidirectional sound, and six microphones. Of course we have to take Apple's word for all this - it's not actually out until December. But while Amazon and Google have stressed the daily practicalities of the artificial intelligence assistants that run Echo ...

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  • Sidney Crosby has Penguins closing in on repeat Stanley Cup
Sidney Crosby has Penguins closing in on repeat Stanley Cup

The Penguins walloped the Predators 6-0 to take a 3-2 series lead, and a blowout is just the thing to increase tensions. Someone was facing elimination after Game 5. Obviously, Rinne has to have another bounce-back performance on Sunday (and then figure out a way to win at Pittsburgh ). The Predators are 9-1 at home in the playoffs, a place they...

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  • Murray regroups to beat Nishikori
Murray regroups to beat Nishikori

It was the spark that Murray needed - and Nishikori suffered. I was making poor decisions. "I want to keep going". "But I made adjustments and got myself back into it". Then the way I lost the serve, I thought was a unusual time for it. "They are all obviously playing extremely well", Murray told reporters at his postmatch news conference.

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  • Rockies go for 7th in row vs. Cubs
Rockies go for 7th in row vs. Cubs

The Rockies won their NL-leading 40th game of the 2017 season with a 5-3 decision over the Chicago Cubs Friday afternoon at Wrigley Field . The Rockies also continue their road dominance, improving to 22-10 (.688) on the year away from Coors Field .

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  • Lakers Aren't Completely Sold On Lonzo Ball
Lakers Aren't Completely Sold On Lonzo Ball

Fultz, the presumptive top overall pick in the 2017 draft, has only worked out for the Celtics up to this point. Lakers officials just went to meet and scout Jackson in Sacramento on Thursday, and Fox is coming in to see the Lakers on Tuesday.

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  • Ex-PSU leaders get prison in Sandusky sex abuse case
Ex-PSU leaders get prison in Sandusky sex abuse case

Multiple legal proceedings have demonstrated that some members of the Penn State community had not just a moral but also a legal duty to inform authorities about their knowledge regarding Sandusky's illegal activities. Curley and Schultz pleaded guilty to the same charge a week before the start of the trial. The three are to report to jail July...

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  • La Française Caroline Garcia éliminée à Roland-Garros
La Française Caroline Garcia éliminée à Roland-Garros

Et elle a accentué son avantage sur la Tchèque puisqu'elle s'est imposée en trois sets. Elle tâchera de remporter son premier tournoi du Grand Chelem samedi face à la surprise lettone Jelena Ostapenko , 20 ans et novice à ce stade ultime d'un Majeur.

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  • Roland-Garros: Wawrinka s'abonne au dernier carré
Roland-Garros: Wawrinka s'abonne au dernier carré

Mais le choc attendu n'a jamais eu lieu. Face à Cilic, 8e mondial, le Vaudois (3e) n'a eu aucun mal à imposer son jeu de fond de court. Pour commencer, ce seront Andy Murray et Stan Wawrinka qui en découdront sur le court Philippe Chatrier.

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  • L'énorme don du richissime Cristiano Ronaldo — Manchester
L'énorme don du richissime Cristiano Ronaldo — Manchester

Depuis quelques mois, Cristiano Ronaldo vit une idylle avec une jeune espagnole, une certaine Georgina Rodriguez. Rendez-vous annuel, le classement Forbes vient de placer le joueur portugais en tête du classement des sportifs les mieux payés.

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  • Halep rejoint Ostapenko en finale
Halep rejoint Ostapenko en finale

La Lettone est parvenue à se défaire la Suissesse Timea Bacsinszky (31e), tombeuse de Kristina Mladenovic (14e) en quarts de finale. Eliminé l'an passé en demi-finale par "Nole", le 7e mondial pourra retenter sa chance vendredi contre Rafael Nadal.

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  • Angleterre : Corbyn appelle Theresa May à la démission
Angleterre : Corbyn appelle Theresa May à la démission

Face à l'appel à la démission de ce dernier et aux critiques qui s'élèvent déjà dans son propre camp, la Première ministre a fait front lors de sa première déclaration publique. Les libéraux-démocrates compteraient 14 sièges et les autres partis en auraient obtenu 22. L'échec des conservateurs et de Theresa May serait alors total.

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