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Although his mid-year relocation from Pac-12 country to the Big 12 means he won’t make his Jayhawks debut until the 10th game of the upcoming season, Cunliffe at least finally feels more like a key part of Bill Self’s team.
“I started figuring it out to where you’ve just got to shoot the ball. You’ve got to attack, shoot the ball and not worry about anything,” said Ellis. “I learned in the league it’s better to go 2 for 10 than 1 for 3. You’ve got to at least try. I started really focusing on trying to do my best, trying to make shots.”
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Speaking with the Chattanooga Times Free Press at a football camp, Crompton recalled the vicious treatment he and his family received while he was playing for the team. In short, it's left him with a "bad taste" that has been tough to shake -- try as he might.
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Pittsburgh downed Nashville in Game 6 in front of its home crowd and became the first back-to-back title winners since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997 and 1998.
Here's everything you need to know from the 1-1 draw at Azteca.
(Mr. Ed says: Yay! Another tie!)
The freakish home run went a distance of 495 feet — the longest dinger thus far in 2017. This ties Kris Bryant for the second-longest home run in the Statcast era, behind a 504-foot home run by Giancarlo Stanton.