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Kevin Love Blames Kelly Olynyk's 'Bush League' Foul For Injury

Kevin Love Blames Kelly Olynyk's 'Bush League' Foul For Injury

boston.com deadspin.com Updated 12 hours ago
Kevin Love told reporters postgame he believes Kelly Olynyk purposefully injured his shoulder during Game 4 of the Celtics-Cavs matchup on Sunday.
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 18 minutes ago
    Which quarterbacks are potential draft additions for the Bills? A call for the Dolphins to make character a bigger concern in personnel decisions. Sorting through players who may be available to the Patriots with the 32nd overall pick. The Jets remain i…
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  • Roundup: Orioles Crush Red Sox, Scoring 18 Runs; White Sox Fini…

    Roundup: Orioles Crush Red Sox, Scoring 18 Runs; White Sox Finish a Win and Then Add Another

    nytimes.com 9 hours ago
    Delmon Young accounted for five R.B.I. as Baltimore thrashed visiting Boston.
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  • O's press down on throttle, tag Red Sox staff in blowout

    O's press down on throttle, tag Red Sox staff in blowout

    MLB.com 14 hours ago
    The Orioles' offense scored early and often, chasing Boston starter Wade Miley in the third inning and going on to plate a season high in runs in Sunday's 18-7 series finale blowout at Camden Yards. Delmon Young drove in five for the O's, and Pablo Sand…
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  • Cavs win Game 4, finish sweep of Celtics, but enter Round 2 wit…

    Cavs win Game 4, finish sweep of Celtics, but enter Round 2 with questions

    yahoo.com boston.com 15 hours ago
    The Cleveland Cavaliers took care of business on Sunday, earning a 101-93 win over the Boston Celtics to finish off a four-game sweep in their best-of-seven first-round playoff series. They sustained some costly damage in the process, though, losing two…
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  • J.R. Smith ejected after flagrant foul on Jae Crowder in wild C…

    J.R. Smith ejected after flagrant foul on Jae Crowder in wild Cavs-Celtics Game 4

    yahoo.com deadspin.com 17 hours ago
    Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith was ejected from Sunday's Game 4 against the Boston Celtics after hitting the Celtics' Jae Crowder in the face early in the third quarter. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] Wit…
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  • Love: Injury came on 'bush-league' play

    Love: Injury came on 'bush-league' play

    Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder Sunday on what he said was a "bush-league" play.
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  • Hembree called up as Red Sox option Barnes to Triple-A

    Hembree called up as Red Sox option Barnes to Triple-A

    MLB.com 18 hours ago
    The Red Sox optioned right-hander Matt Barnes one day after he was called up from Triple-A Pawtucket, and they promoted another right-hander, Heath Hembree, from the PawSox.
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  • O's end slide on Lough's dramatic HR in 10th

    O's end slide on Lough's dramatic HR in 10th

    MLB.com nytimes.com Apr 26 (yesterday)
    David Lough's home run in the bottom of the 10th helped the Orioles rally past the Red Sox for a 5-4 win and end a five-game losing streak.
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  • Orioles Fans Stuck In Stadium After Mayor & Cops Ask Them N…

    Orioles Fans Stuck In Stadium After Mayor & Cops Ask Them Not To Leave

    deadspin.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    Fans at tonight’s extra-inning thriller between the Red Sox and Orioles may end up staying at the ballpark even longer than ten (probably) innings of gameplay. That’s because Baltimore’s mayor and the city police department have asked fans to remain ins…
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  • Victorino placed on DL with hamstring strain

    Victorino placed on DL with hamstring strain

    MLB.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    The Red Sox placed outfielder Shane Victorino on the disabled list with a hamstring strain and called up pitcher Matt Barnes from Triple-A.
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  • LeBron James is now hitting 94-foot shots in practice (Video)

    LeBron James is now hitting 94-foot shots in practice (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    Through three playoff games, LeBron James is averaging a fantastic 27 points, six assists and 8.7 rebounds a contest, as his Cleveland Cavaliers have taken a 3-0 series lead over the Boston Celtics. [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Would Lucic for Hall or Eberle help both teams?

    Rumor Roundup: Would Lucic for Hall or Eberle help both teams?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 25 (yesterday)
    The Edmonton Oilers winning the 2015 draft lottery continues to resonate in the trade rumor mill. Their recent hiring of former Hockey Canada honcho Bob Nicholson as CEO and former Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli as GM and president of hockey operations provi…
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  • John Farrell, in rare umpire critique, calls strike zone 'horri…

    John Farrell, in rare umpire critique, calls strike zone 'horrific' after Red Sox win

    ESPN.com Apr 25 (2 days ago)
    John Farrell, in rare umpire critique, calls strike zone 'horrific' after Red Sox win
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  • Video - Problem with Obama's Patriots jokes? 06:40

    Problem with Obama's Patriots jokes?

    Apr 24
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate whether they should have a problem with President Obama making jokes about deflated footballs.
  • Video - Obama jokes around with Rob Gronkowski 00:31

    Obama jokes around with Rob Gronkowski

    Apr 23
    President Barack Obama humorously warns New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski to keep his shirt on during the team's visit at the White House.
  • Video - Patriots visit White House 00:59

    Patriots visit White House

    Apr 23
    President Barack Obama welcomes the Patriots to the White House to congratulate them on their Super Bowl victory.
  • Video - Odin Lloyd's family seeking answers in civil suit 01:39

    Odin Lloyd's family seeking answers in civil suit

    Apr 22
    The attorney for Odin Lloyd's mother, Douglas Sheff, discusses the objectives of the wrongful death lawsuit against Aaron Hernandez.

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