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Gary Bettman confirms 24-team playoffs, Penguins-Canadiens matchup

Gary Bettman confirms 24-team playoffs, Penguins-Canadiens matchup

Each of those play-in series will be a best-of-five and will be contested under playoff overtime rules. The top four teams in each conference will have a bye into the second round, while the bottom ...

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Crowds come together to protest death of George Floyd

Crowds come together to protest death of George Floyd

The officers (who have not been named by Minneapolis police) have not released statements nor pleaded guilty, and the backlash was swift across social media, especially so soon after the shooting de...

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Tesla knocks $5,000 off Model X price as coronavirus hurts demand

Tesla knocks $5,000 off Model X price as coronavirus hurts demand

However, the company probably cut prices in an effort to boost new-vehicle sales as areas across the U.S. begin loosening lockdown restrictions and reopening their economies. Due to the COVID-19 situa...

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Morecambe and former Motherwell defender Christian Mbulu dies aged 23

Morecambe and former Motherwell defender Christian Mbulu dies aged 23

After starting his career with non-league Brentwood, the centre-back joined Millwall and had a loan spell at Braintree before joining Scottish Premiership side Motherwell . The cause of his death is ...

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Fury hopes to ‘give fans what they want’ with Joshua showdown

Fury hopes to ‘give fans what they want’ with Joshua showdown

If he loses to Pulev, so close, but so far. There are a lot of hurdles in the way of that matchup considering Fury and Joshua are contractually obligated to face Deontay Wilder and Pulev, respective...

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer provides update on Man United pair Rashford & Pogba

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer provides update on Man United pair Rashford & Pogba

His agent Ladi Salami reiterated the stance of the Red Devils boss when he spoke to FootMercato: "On the one hand, the Super Eagle [Ighalo] feels very good in Manchester". "Everyone's looking sharp....

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Marsch says Liverpool must sign 'incredible' Timo Werner

The Reds have been heavily linked with a swoop to sign the Germany worldwide ahead of the summer transfer window as Liverpool FC look to improve their attacking options. "This kind of deal which w...

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Grand Theft Auto 6 To Launch In 2023 - Rumor

Grand Theft Auto 6 To Launch In 2023 - Rumor

Because, according to investment analyst Jeff Cohen (via VentureBeat ), the very steep, sudden spike in marketing costs could be a sign that Grand Theft Auto 6 will be out sometime in 2023. The ...

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National Hockey League to resume play with 24-team playoff tournament

National Hockey League to resume play with 24-team playoff tournament

Louis Blues with the Conn Smythe Trophy after defeating the Boston Bruins 4-1 to win Game Seven of the NHL Stanley Cup Final in Boston, U.S., June 12, 2019. No. 11 Arizona, No. 7 Vancouver vs. Fo...

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Coronavirus: Djokovic kept lockdown training quiet to avoid riling rivals

Coronavirus: Djokovic kept lockdown training quiet to avoid riling rivals

Asked about his own shape, Djokovic said he had been training throughout his period of confinement in Spain, where he was staying with his family in a home in Marbella. French Open organisers said the...

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New York Governor Cuomo Eyes Death Benefits For Families Of Essential Workers

New York Governor Cuomo Eyes Death Benefits For Families Of Essential Workers

Cuomo added that "you need to restart the economy, you need to create jobs, and you need to renew and fix this country's economy and its infrastructure ". According to Syracuse.com , "Projections ha...

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Panthers would face Islanders in first round of NHL's 24-team playoff

Panthers would face Islanders in first round of NHL's 24-team playoff

The Ottawa Senators have the best chance of winning the lottery at 32 percent because they finished with second-lowest point percentage (.437) plus they have the top pick of the San Jose Sharks, who h...

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'The Match' was most-watched golf telecast in cable TV history

'The Match' was most-watched golf telecast in cable TV history

Six-time Superbowl victor Brady had been getting a hard time from National Basketball Association great and commentator Charles Barkley just before his 100-yard wedge shot found the hole. The real vic...

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Arsenal Reportedly Joins Chase For Brazilian Philippe Coutinho's Signature

Arsenal Reportedly Joins Chase For Brazilian Philippe Coutinho's Signature

The same article states that Bayern Munich are unwilling to make the South American midfielder's deal permanent following his season-long loan stint. But it seems Joorabchian would only sanction the...

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Biden brands Trump 'absolute fool' for mocking mask use

Biden brands Trump 'absolute fool' for mocking mask use

Trump retweeted a message that showed an AFP picture of Biden in his mask and sunglasses with commentary that mocked the look, even as Trump's own government advises wearing masks to slow the virus's ...

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Nationals reveal 2019 World Series championship ring

Nationals reveal 2019 World Series championship ring

The show was planned for Sunday, May 24, because of the date's significance in last year's title run. Some of those elements include the cursive "W" logo featuring 30 rubies for the 30 runs the Nats...

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Brad Keselowski wins Coca-Cola 600 as late pit stop costs Chase Elliott

Brad Keselowski wins Coca-Cola 600 as late pit stop costs Chase Elliott

Wearing a white Team Penske face mask, Keselowski went to the empty infield media center for a postrace news conference over Zoom. He won the first Cup title for Roger Penske, the first NASCAR race...

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Kyle Busch Wins His 97th Xfinity Series Race In Overtime

Kyle Busch Wins His 97th Xfinity Series Race In Overtime

The race - held without fans due to the coronavirus pandemic - was NASCAR's fifth event since its season resumed on May 17. Elliott promptly climbed from his mangled Chevrolet and gave Busch the m...

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Audi suspends Abt after Esports disqualification

Audi suspends Abt after Esports disqualification

Hoerzing has been suspended from his respective e-sports competitions. The German had finished third in the race , which took place on a virtual version of Berlin's Tempelhof Airport street circuit...

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Audio catches Michael Jordan in an Isiah Thomas Dream Team lie

Audio catches Michael Jordan in an Isiah Thomas Dream Team lie

But Jordan's reaction to the question - Did you keep Isiah off the team? - was either angry - "No" - or dismissive - "No Isiah questions please" - or coy - 'Hey, I didn't pick the team'. "Now, it was ...

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MI governor's husband pleaded to get boat in water

MI governor's husband pleaded to get boat in water

NorthShore Dock subsequently said on Facebook that Mallory was respectful and understood why the company couldn't immediately get his boat in the water, the News reported . According to the New York...

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Fury hopes to 'give fans what they want' with Joshua showdown

Fury hopes to 'give fans what they want' with Joshua showdown

Joshua's promoter Eddie Hearn has since suggested that Pulev and Deontay Wilder could both be convinced to move aside to allow all the titles to be unified, with Joshua and Fury facing off next to r...

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WNBA Draft results: See all 36 picks

It's the third time in the history of the draft that the top two picks were from the same program. Ducks teammate Satou Sabally , one among three juniors to forego their final 12 months of faculty ...

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Principal Pentagon Deputy Inspector General Glenn Fine Files His Resignation

Principal Pentagon Deputy Inspector General Glenn Fine Files His Resignation

Glenn Fine, the principal deputy inspector general of the Department of Defence, has submitted his resignation from the post. That ousting prompted heavy criticism from senior Democratic lawmakers, in...

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Updated Stanley Cup Betting Odds Under Revised NHL Playoff Format

Updated Stanley Cup Betting Odds Under Revised NHL Playoff Format

Each conference will be assigned to a hub city. "Since March 12 [when the season was paused], we have been hopeful and optimistic that by developing all options and alternatives, we could get to this ...

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Hand sanitizer on boundary ropes in Vincy Premier T10 League

Hand sanitizer on boundary ropes in Vincy Premier T10 League

Ambris, who has played six Tests and 13 One-Day Internationals, is the leading run-getter in the tournament with 150 runs at an average of 75 and a strike rate of 163. Follow Fort Charlotte Strikers ...

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Major League Baseball plans to offer an alternative proposal to players on salaries

Major League Baseball plans to offer an alternative proposal to players on salaries

High-earning players who have their salary reduced could receive the difference in salary in deferred payments, according to MLB Network's Jon Heyman . Major League Baseball owners approved a prop...

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Pistons to open search for new general manager

Pistons to open search for new general manager

The general manager will work alongside Stefanski and help restructure this new era of Pistons basketball. The team plans to begin contacting potential candidates to start an interview process thi...

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While the landmark of 100,000 dead looms, Trump pursues his political obsessions

While the landmark of 100,000 dead looms, Trump pursues his political obsessions

Trump took to Twitter and posted a series of tweets expressing his thoughts about the matter. US President Donald Trump was criticised on social media after videos of him at his golf club in V...

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Behind The Scenes Footage Of Evander Holyfield Training Leaked

Behind The Scenes Footage Of Evander Holyfield Training Leaked

Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Ortiz seems to be the most optimistic about being matched against Tyson. Mike Tyson has not fought since 2005, when he was defeated by Kevin McBride in what...

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July's British GP in doubt due to UK's 14-day quarantine measures

July's British GP in doubt due to UK's 14-day quarantine measures

The British Grand Prix, and a second unnamed race, have been teetering on the brink of falling off this year's F1 calendar following a government directive due to come into force on June 8 that all gl...

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High School Prospect Jalen Green Skips College For G

Previously, the program offered prospects a $125K salary. While Ball likely never would have had the chance to play in college due to eligibility issues, both players turned down the chance to take ...

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Kyle Larson, Fired NASCAR star, wins World of Outlaws race

Kyle Larson, Fired NASCAR star, wins World of Outlaws race

Sheldon Haudenschild was leading comfortably with 16 laps remaining in the 40-lap feature race when his No. 17 (which is owned by NASCAR driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr.) hopped the cushion, hit the outsid...

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Japanese baseball season to start on June 19 without fans

Japanese baseball season to start on June 19 without fans

Japan's professional baseball season will open on June 19 under a plan that excludes fans. Earlier this month, however, NPB commissioner Atsushi Saito suggested the season may start in the second ha...

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Mets' Noah Syndergaard Responds To Landlord Claiming He Won't Pay Rent

Mets' Noah Syndergaard Responds To Landlord Claiming He Won't Pay Rent

In the lawsuit, Syndergaard is accused of treating "binding leasing as an option". The complaint alleges the right-hander along with the landlord , 600 Summer LLC, agreed to a rental for its pent...

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