• Patriots schedule 2017: New England will be tested, but not often
Patriots schedule 2017: New England will be tested, but not often

Here's a breakdown of the Patriots' 2017 schedule in its entirety. STAMFORD - NBC Sports announced Thursday its coverage plans for the 2017 National Football League season, a broadcast and digital campaign that will span from the opening game to the Super Bowl.

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  • No bust-up with Sakho insists West Ham boss Bilic
No bust-up with Sakho insists West Ham boss Bilic

Duffy is desperate to play in June but his club may insists that he focuses on getting fit for the new season. Both United and Arsenal have games in hand though so remain favourites for a top six finish. You never say never". "He has scored 24 [league] goals and with five games to go he can reach a really high total", said Koeman. "I certainl...

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  • Rashford's late victor sends Manchester United to Europa League semis
Rashford's late victor sends Manchester United to Europa League semis

We are in trouble. Meanwhile, United and the FA face discussions over England youth global Axel Tuanzebe's participation in next month's U20s World Cup in South Korea. But Manchester United were forced to extra time before schoolboy Marcus Rashford netted the winning goal for the Red Devils in the 107th minute.

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  • Chelsea, Tottenham dominate PFA Team of the Year
Chelsea, Tottenham dominate PFA Team of the Year

Chelsea now sit top of the Premier League, four points ahead of second-placed Tottenham with six matches to go and Luiz is very wary of the threat Mauricio Pochettino's side pose. "Three years ago when we signed here, I remember the first few press conferences". He said: "I think that Tottenham must be considered at the top, because Tottenham ...

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  • Maple Leafs blow lead, draw Capitals in first round
Maple Leafs blow lead, draw Capitals in first round

A trainer tends to injured Boston Bruins defenseman Brandon Carlo after he was hit by Washington Capitals' Alex Ovechkin during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston on Saturday, April 8, 2017. Matt Calvert, Josh Anderson and Cam Atkinson scored in the comeback for Columbus. McElhinney made the first save on Schultz, but couldn't rec...

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  • Dennis Schroder produces well as Atlanta drops Game 2
Dennis Schroder produces well as Atlanta drops Game 2

Is it even possible for Atlanta to stop John Wall and Bradley Beal? Following the Washington Wizards' 109-101 win over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference first-round series , Beal had the solitary spotlight. The game wasn't pretty and featured 55 foul calls and 71 free throw attempts between the two teams. I think t...

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  • Boston Celtics Have to Start With Defense
Boston Celtics Have to Start With Defense

You gotta go through something for it to happen. But can Jimmy Butler keep averaging 26-8.5-5.5 for the rest of the series? Keeping a wide rebounding margin would bode well for the Bulls. Since March 15, they've gone 9-4, with one OT loss to Toronto. Blake Griffin came out alive with 24 points and five rebounds, while Chris Paul had a double-...

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  • Didier Drogba joins United States side Phoenix Rising as player and co-owner
Didier Drogba joins United States side Phoenix Rising as player and co-owner

MLS will choose four new expansion teams from the group of 12 applicants to expand the league to 28 teams, with two expansion clubs set to be announced by the end of the year. The deal will allow Rising FC to put Drogba on the pitch in the young 2017 campaign, before moving him to a technical role for the following two seasons.

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  • Panthers sign DT Kawann Short to 5-year extension
Panthers sign DT Kawann Short to 5-year extension

The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Monday because the team doesn't release financial terms of contracts. "He's a great player, but also a quality young man who has the respect of his teammates in the locker room".

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  • Rose, Garcia tied for lead at Masters in prelude to finale
Rose, Garcia tied for lead at Masters in prelude to finale

McIlroy was only six shots behind, but he had 10 players ahead of him - Justin Rose and Sergio Garcia, Rickie Fowler and Jordan Spieth, enough of them to make it hard to expect all of them to stumble on Sunday. It was a roar of a day to finish with a 67 and get to the top of the leaderboard. With a 4-iron in his hands, he reached it, then almost ma...

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  • Dates revealed for Gold Coast Commonwealth Games events
Dates revealed for Gold Coast Commonwealth Games events

Athletes pose for photos during the 2018 Commonwealth Games One Year To Go ceremony at Broadbeach. "I'm not just running for myself", said Pearson, the 2012 Olympic 100-meter hurdles gold medalist, "I'm running for my whole city". "We don't shy away from the expectation, we actually embrace that, but we know it's going to be tough". "Going into...

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  • Profile of US Masters champion Garcia
Profile of US Masters champion Garcia

AUGUSTA | Every time out at Augusta National, Kevin Kisner learns something new. Yet the four-time major champion, playing his ninth Masters, is acutely aware of the size of the challenge he faces. He handed his ball to one and his glove to another and went off to sign an ugly card. Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth had all the hype, all the pressu...

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  • Pochettino: Alli can be better than Neymar
Pochettino: Alli can be better than Neymar

The Milton Keynes-born midfielder has set alight the Premier League this season after bagging 16 goals for Mauricio Pochettino's side. Former MK Dons starlet Alli remains linked with a move away from White Hart Lane , with Sky Sports claiming Real have been monitoring the England worldwide since last season.

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  • How Jordan Montgomery got on the Yankees radar
How Jordan Montgomery got on the Yankees radar

He struck out a team-high 207 and led the AL with 10.6 strikeouts per nine innings. While Pineda was getting fans thinking about history, NY built a 2-0 lead on Ellsbury's RBI double in the third and Judge's long home run in the fourth. Anthony Rizzo hit a game-winning single off Kenley Jansen in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Lo...

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  • Tigers unveil their special event jerseys
Tigers unveil their special event jerseys

The All-Star Game logo on the side of the cap and sleeve, as well as the star featured in "American" bear the bright Marlins colors. With the emphasis on making special uniforms last more than one day the All-Star Game is the glaring omission, retiring the Home Run Derby league-specific uniforms after that event.

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  • Browns announce 2017 preseason slate of games
Browns announce 2017 preseason slate of games

The Browns have never hosted the Saints in the preseason and last welcomed the Giants to Cleveland for an exhibition game during the 2005 season. The exact day and kickoff times for the games against the Saints, Buccaneers and Bears will be announced at a later date.

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  • SRH Vs MI IPL 10 Live Streaming & Score Updates
SRH Vs MI IPL 10 Live Streaming & Score Updates

All-rounder Hardik Pandya also joined the celebration after taking the scalp of SRH star campaigner Yuvraj Singh (5). The visitors aren't expected to make any major changes to the winning combination. Four of Rashid Khan's five wickets this season have been bowled or lbw. Sunrisers have been the best team in the tournament so far. With toss being...

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  • Yankees extend reign as MLB's most valuable team
Yankees extend reign as MLB's most valuable team

The team has topped the rankings for the past 20 years, and was the second-highest sports team overall in the USA after the NFL's Dallas Cowboys, which are worth $4.2 billion. Boston is narrowly edged for the No. 2 slot by the Dodgers, who Forbes values at $2.75 billion. With little help from the city, the Ricketts family has put much of those ...

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  • Luis Enrique: Neymar red curious, but we are used to it
Luis Enrique: Neymar red curious, but we are used to it

The 4-2 victory against Deportivo La Coruna took Sevilla to 61 points, seven points adrift of Villarreal, in fifth, who defeated Athletic Bilbao 3-1 earlier. It's hard to imagine a stupider booking. Barca's chances were then dented further when Neymar's frustrations got the better of him and he was sent off for receiving a second yellow car...

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  • Whiteside, Heat beat Wizards to continue playoff push
Whiteside, Heat beat Wizards to continue playoff push

With that being said , none of it mattered last night. John Wall shot 5 of 18 for 16 points. "These guys in the locker room right now feel alive", Spoelstra said. The Heat split the first two games of the trek, dropping a two-point decision at Toronto on Friday night to sink a game out of a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with three to pl...

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  • IPL 2017 Preview Match 5 | Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils
IPL 2017 Preview Match 5 | Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Delhi Daredevils

Royal Challengers Bangalore , who lost their first game against the defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad by a fair margin, would look to put behind their defeat and will aim for their first win of the Indian Premiere League (IPL) season 10 as they will take on Delhi Daredevils at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.

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  • Garrett's debut sharp for Reds
Garrett's debut sharp for Reds

A former four-star hoops recruit who played two seasons at St. John's, Garrett switched to baseball after transferring to Cal State-Northridge with intentions of continuing his basketball career. Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said his team needs to find some consistency. "We made a few hard outs, but for the most part we just couldn't get any a ...

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  • UConn Welcomes Wichita State To American
UConn Welcomes Wichita State To American

The school, which is now a member of the Missouri Valley Conference, does not have a football program but it is a powerhouse in men's basketball. The Shockers return all of their key contributors from a team that went 31-5 and reached the second round of the NCAA tournament.

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  • Fresno fans 'disappointed' with vote to move Raiders
Fresno fans 'disappointed' with vote to move Raiders

Hunt, who didn't actually make his decision until this past week, wanted the Raiders to stay in Oakland. The Davis Family, owners of the Raiders Franchise have overcome concerns relating to gambling being associated with the NFL. "My father always said, 'the greatness of the Raiders is in its future, ' and the opportunity to build a world-class s...

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  • Bannon Attends National Security Council Meeting After Being Removed From Committee
Bannon Attends National Security Council Meeting After Being Removed From Committee

US President Donald Trump made the adjustment in a National Security Presidential Memorandum that outlined the members and their respective duties in the NSC, which did not include Bannon's role. The new NSC lineup also includes the director of national intelligence, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the director of the CIA and the ambas...

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  • The moment Antonio Conte heard the Tottenham score
The moment Antonio Conte heard the Tottenham score

The Reds lie third in the table, 12 points behind Chelsea having played a game more , and Klopp believes his team could take on some more streetwise qualities. How the Hammers will have breathed a sight of relief that Swansea didn't take all three points against Spurs. "He scored two goals but his commitment, his work for the team was very...

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  • Alexis Sanchez to Man United: Jose Mourinho phones Arsenal star
Alexis Sanchez to Man United: Jose Mourinho phones Arsenal star

The Chile global is yet to commit to signing a new deal with the Gunners, with less than 18 months remaining on his current deal. And Merson considers Sanchez's coming at Stamford Bridge would give Chelsea an impressive replacement if Eden Hazard comes to Real Madrid, as reports in Spain have indicated is a chance.

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  • Agent may have revealed Magic's trade targets, including TJ Warren
Agent may have revealed Magic's trade targets, including TJ Warren

Standard procedure, right? Well, there was one problem: Orlando's offseason "big board" - complete with a full list of National Basketball Association free agent targets and potential trades - was in the background. In the photo tweeted by Garino's agent, there are three columns clearly visible. One for "hybrid" trade targets, another for "hybrid...

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  • Eldense coach arrested after 12-0 defeat, say Spanish police
Eldense coach arrested after 12-0 defeat, say Spanish police

But since then claims have emerged that players on the visiting team threw the game, while the board announced all sporting activity would be suspended and ties with a group of Italian investors cut. "There were four that were involved and I have given the names to the police". "The coach told me to come on and I told him I did not want to". S...

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  • APNewsBreak: Yanks drop to 3rd in payroll; Dodgers lead
APNewsBreak: Yanks drop to 3rd in payroll; Dodgers lead

Dodgers: LHP Clayton Kershaw is scheduled to make his seventh consecutive opening day start Monday in San Diego. Southern California News Group reporter Jonathan Khamis captures the sights and sounds of Opening Day at Dodger Stadium, including mascots, giant foam fingers, a celebrity sighting, and more! On Wednesday night, potential bre...

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  • Derrick Rose's Knee Injury Reportedly a Torn Meniscus, PG Out for Season
Derrick Rose's Knee Injury Reportedly a Torn Meniscus, PG Out for Season

This year, his first with the New York Knicks, had been going well. Rose was averaging 18.0 points and 4.4 assists in his first season in NY. The Knicks announced that an MRI had revealed the injury and that Rose would require an arthroscopy.

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  • West Indies v Pakistan: Evin Lewis fires hosts to third T20I win
West Indies v Pakistan: Evin Lewis fires hosts to third T20I win

Lewis added a vital 56 run stand with Samuels (18) and another 76 run stand with Jason Mohammed (17 not out) to take West Indies to the course of win, which they completed in the 15th over. However the introduction of Marlon Samuels for his first bowl in worldwide cricket for 18 months following the remodelling of his action earned the home side...

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  • Draymond Green Had a Message for Oakland Raiders Fans
Draymond Green Had a Message for Oakland Raiders Fans

We worked tirelessly over the last nine months or so on a solution. "WE will be resilient and WE stay together because that is what true Raiders do". The Raiders haven't decided where they're going to play in 2018 and 2019 because they don't know what the reception is going to be like in Oakland this year.

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  • Johanna Konta claims Miami Open title
Johanna Konta claims Miami Open title

For Konta, the hardcourt star capitalized on her last chance on the surface as the clay and grass seasons approach. Back in October Konta became the first British woman to crack the world's top 10 since 1984, and can now restore a single-figure ranking if she can dispatch Wozniacki.

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  • Just. Stop. Talking. Kris Bryant's father has some advice for LaVar Ball
Just. Stop. Talking. Kris Bryant's father has some advice for LaVar Ball

These types of expectations, which are common for early-first rounders-though are perhaps even higher for Lonzo-can be looked at as a microcosm of fans' and executives' perceptions of one-and-done players. I would do the same if I knew my kid had the potential to be a very successful athlete. He's better than me. LaVar Ball , the father know...

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