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Heroic masked Embiid returns to lift 76ers to crucial Game 3 win as Mavericks finally end Suns jinx

Recovering from an orbital fracture and a torn thumb ligament, the 28-year-old cleared concussion protocols just hours before the Philadelphia 76ers crucial Game 3 clash with the Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference semifinals. All that was missing was a hero’s cape, as Embiid proceeded to score 18 points to …

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Crawley Town FC manager John Yems out after allegations he used discriminatory language

“We’re looking forward to the next era of Crawley Town Football Club,” said Preston Johnson, co-chairman of the club in a statement on Friday. “We have an opportunity to build on more than 125 years of rich history and take this club to the next level. We’re eager to partner …

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Chelsea FC announces group led by Todd Boehly to buy the club

CNN  —  Chelsea Football Club announced Friday that terms have been agreed for a new ownership group, led by Todd Boehly, to buy the club in a deal worth more than $5 billion. Boehly owns stakes in the MLB’s Los Angeles Dodgers, the NBA’s Los Angeles Lakers and the WNBA’s …

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Max Verstappen just wants to ‘win more’ this season

Although Hamilton had built up a commanding lead, a late safety car effectively restarted the race and Verstappen was able to overtake the Brit on newer, faster tires, securing his maiden drivers’ championship. Despite achieving a lifelong goal and expending huge amounts of emotional energy, Verstappen’s trademark competitive nature seems …

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Rafael Nadal says injuries leave him in pain ‘every single day’

After his round of 16 win over David Goffin — which was decided by a mammoth third-set tiebreaker — Nadal limped into his post-match press conference, prompting a journalist to ask him about his apparent discomfort. “No, don’t worry,” the 21-time grand slam champion replied. “When I play, sometimes my …

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2022 Kentucky Derby: Everything you need to know about the ‘Greatest Two Minutes in Sports’

CNN  —  The 148th edition of the Kentucky Derby is set to take place on Saturday as the iconic race looks to move on from last year’s controversy. Medina Spirit crossed the line first in 2021, but the horse later tested positive for a banned substance, meaning the result was …

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Shohei Ohtani matches 1919 Babe Ruth feat in history-making pitching performance in Boston

The two-way superstar threw seven scoreless innings with 11 strikeouts in the Los Angeles Angels’ 8-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox, but it was another feat in the game which had the Japanese star following a baseball legend’s path. Hitting third and making his first start as a pitcher …

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Miami GP is going to be F1’s Super Bowl, Lewis Hamilton tells Tom Brady

CNN  —  The Miami Grand Prix is going to be Formula One’s Super Bowl, Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton said in a rare interview with Tom Brady ahead of the race on Sunday. “I never understood knowing how, you know, going to Tom’s games … going to watch the NBA and …

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Nick Kyrgios: Tennis star opens up on mental health struggles

The enigmatic Australian, whose on-court outbursts often make him a divisive figure among tennis fans, has always been candid about his complicated relationship with the sport. Kyrgios admitted he “hated” his life but says the global lockdown in 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic helped him begin to overcome some …

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Brittney Griner: WNBA regular season to start without one of its best players, who’s still in Russian custody

The seven-time All-Star was arrested in February at a Moscow airport and accused by Russian authorities of smuggling significant amounts of a narcotic substance — an offense punishable by up to 10 years in prison. The State Department has classified Griner as wrongfully detained in Russia, and her case is …

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