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How the Giants stave off elimination in 10 chapters

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The Giants will go for their 11th straight victory in a postseason elimination game on Wednesday night. How did we get here?
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Chelsea have failed so far to find middle ground over a contract agreement for promising academy prospect Solanke and would miss out on substantial compensation should he move abroad.
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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists that he had 'no hidden cause' for the visit to Croatia, stating that he merely went to see 'some friends'.
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Michigan State commit delivers on Breslin Center stage in a 75-69 victory over Grand Rapids Christian Saturday.        
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The Nigeria Football Federation said seven Burkina Faso players failed to secure British entry visas, forcing Monday's match at Barnet in north London to be shelved.
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Exeter overturned a 14-point first-half deficit to defeat Sale 30-25 and move level on points with Wasps at the top of the Aviva Premiership table.
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Edgaras Jankauskas says Lithuania would love to haunt England with a victory every bit as damaging as Iceland's Euro 2016 triumph as they hit Wembley in a bid to cause an upset.
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