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FANTASY PLAYS: Fewer Waiver Pickups, but Still Worth a Look

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This is not a great week for the fantasy football waiver wire and that's a good thing
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Alexis Sanchez ensured Arsenal’s stormy season will end with an FA Cup final after securing a 2-1 victory over Manchester City in extra time at Wembley Stadium Sunday.
Christian Benteke’s double for Crystal Palace against his old club Liverpool dealt perhaps a fatal blow to their hopes of Champions League football while boosting Manchester United’s chances Sunday.
Lionel Messi struck his 500th Barcelona goal with the last kick of the game to blow the La Liga title race wide open with a thrilling 3-2 win at Real Madrid Sunday.
Rafael Nadal won the Monte Carlo Masters for a record-breaking tenth time with a dominant 6-1, 6-3 defeat of Spanish compatriot Albert Ramos-Vinolas Sunday.
Stephen Curry scored 14 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter and the Golden State Warriors stormed back from a 16-point third-quarter deficit to beat the Portland Trail Blazers 119-113.
Belarus surprised a higher-rated Swiss team 3-2 to reach its first-ever Fed Cup final Sunday.
RB Leipzig wasted their chance to slash Bayern Munich’s runaway lead at the top of the Bundesliga Sunday when they were held to a 1-1 draw at Schalke.
A Keita Balde five-minute hat-trick in a 6-2 romp over Palermo boosted Lazio’s Europa League hopes Sunday as AC Milan edged further away from Europe with a shock 2-1 home defeat to Empoli.
Ahed capped off their sterling season in style Sunday, hammering archrivals Ansar 5-0 before being crowned champions for the fifth time in the club’s history.
PORTLAND, Ore. - Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said on Sunday that he will not return to the sidelines until he can find a remedy to the painful symptoms he's experiencing due to
BOSTON - Clarke MacArthur scored the winner 6:30 into overtime as the Ottawa Senators beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 on Sunday afternoon to win their Eastern Conference quarter-final series in six games.
Marcus Stroman pitched a seven-hitter and Devon Travis hit a go-ahead, two-run homer during a four-run eighth inning in the Toronto Blue Jays' 6-2 vi
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Eddie Howe has revealed a switch to white nets was behind Bournemouth’s goal-rush against Middlesbrough. Howe’s assistant Jason Tindall had the brain wave last month.
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Lionel Messi scored his 500th career goal for Barcelona to give the Catalan club a dramatic 3-2 win over 10-man Real Madrid in the last minute of the
David Beckham has received the Professional Footballers' Association Merit award for his achievements for club and country. Beckham won 115 senior caps for England.
MATT BARLOW: Andre Villas-Boas was ridiculed when he dared to ask Chelsea’s substitutes to celebrate the goals. It is one thing to issue orders, and another to conjure the spirit to make it happen.
Lionel Messi scored his 500th goal for Barcelona as Luis Enrique's side came from behind to claim a vital win against Real Madrid in El Clasico on Sunday.
Slaven Bilic could need up to six weeks to recover from his hip operation in the summer but West Ham’s manager has promised he will continue to conduct business ahead of next season.
The Frenchman, who is on course to win a second successive Premier League title after also being part of the Leicester side which upset the odds last season, secured the most votes from his peers.
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The Nashville Predators finally get a new opponent in the postseason after their surprising sweep of the Western Conference's No. 1 seed
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