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Notes from the rewatch: Sloppy play leads to Fire loss

The Chicago Fire entered Saturday’s match in Columbus with a number of minor injury concerns and players who missed training time during the week. The only one who didn’t end up playing was Juninho, but the Fire showed signs of ...

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Rapids players fall like dominoes in U.S. Open Cup loss to FC Dallas

The Colorado Rapids, already ravaged by injury this season, lost the game and three more players in their 3-1 U.S. Open Cup loss to FC Dallas on Tuesday. Dillon Powers, Axel Sjoberg and Shkelzen Gashi all had injuries significant enough ...

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Popovich: Spurs felt 'sorry for themselves' in Game 2 loss to Warriors

His team may be down 0-2, but Gregg Popovich is certainly winning the sound-bite battle in the Western Conference finals. The San Antonio Spurs bench boss called out his players for their poor effort in Tuesday’s Game 2, suggesting they ...

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Niskanen mum on Caps' meeting after Game 2 loss: 'None of your business'

Matt Niskanen got a bit testy with reporters Saturday night. The Washington Capitals defenseman wasn’t in the mood to divulge how his team reacted in the dressing room after losing 6-2 on home ice, surrendering a 2-0 series lead to ...

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Kyrie Irving after Cavs’ loss to Hawks: ‘How much is the fine for talking about the refs?’

Measuring his words in dollars, Irving considered a few choice ones about the referees. Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Sunday’s demoralizing overtime loss to the Atlanta Hawks was an exercise in self-control for the Cleveland Cavaliers, especially All-Star guard Kyrie Irving. ...

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Chris Paul: Loss to Kings ‘probably’ worst regular season one of career

Mar 25, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul (3) in the second half of the game against the Utah Jazz at Staples Center. Clippers won 108-95.  Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Clippers are ...

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Cavs' defense continues to falter in crucial loss to Wizards

The Cleveland Cavaliers may own the NBA’s third-best offense, but that might not matter come playoff time if they can’t find a way to defend. For the umpteenth time this month, the Cavaliers failed to show up on the defensive ...

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WATCH: Babcock on loss to Panthers: We got fed our lunch today

Dec 3, 2015; Saint Paul, MN, USA; Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock in the second period against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports Mike Babcock talks about the Toronto Maple Leafs ...

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Cavs match season-worst streak with 3rd straight loss

Reggie Jackson and the Detroit Pistons may be turning a corner, but the Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t do themselves any favors Thursday night. In falling to Detroit 106-101, the Cavs matched their season-worst three-game losing streak, which they’ve accomplished two previous ...

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Westbrook scores 40-plus for 4th straight game in loss to Suns

by Joe Wolfond 4h ago Mark J. Rebilas / USA TODAY Sports Russell Westbrook‘s one-man symphony rolled into Phoenix on Friday night, and he delivered another one of his show-stopping solos. It wasn’t enough to lift his Thunder to a ...

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