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Denise Lewis has turned her attention from the heptathlon to rugby after advising Team GBs sevens sides ahead of the Rio Olympics.The former Olympic, European and Commonwealth champion has spoken to the nations rugby stars on everything from dodging fast food at the Games to why it is essential they bring their own pillows.The Sevens teams, who will be based in Rios Olympic Village, are sure to find find plenty of distractions, from food from every corner of the world to on-demand massages.Life in the Village will be a new experience for many in the Team GB contingent, and they have sought the advice of Lewis, who won heptathlon gold at the 2000 Games in Sydney, and former England international Stuart Pearce, who coached Great Britains football side in 2012, in a bid to acclimatise.Team GB star Dan Bibby hopes Lewis influence will be the difference between success and failure, while his teammate Marcus Watson noted her culinary advice.When Watson was asked what nuggets of information Lewis passed on, he said: Not to eat all the food. There is a 24-hour McDonalds! Her main advice was about comprise.There might be little things there like at how in one of her Games she had a really small closet so took that out and put things on the floor. Its about doing what makes yourself feel comfortable.Bibby added: [There were] Also little things like take your own pillow -- one percent-ers -- but they might help you get a good sleep the night before the match.Away from practical advice, hearing Lewis recollections of her triumphant experiences at the Games helped Watson maintain his concentration and motivation through the gruelling training sessions.Its been inspirational, Watson said. Mentally its been the toughest camp I have been involved in. Everyday there are people gunning for your position and world class players.It was good having those two in to hear about their experiences and learning from them. 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Yankees manager Joe Girardi says hes thinking about allowing Rivera to do it this weekend, when the Yankees finish their season with a three-game series at the Houston Astros. http://www.hockeycanadiensnhl.com/authentic-mikhail-sergachev-canadiens-jersey/. -- Cam Newton pranced into the end zone, placed his hands over his chest and did his familiar Superman pose. http://www.hockeycanadiensnhl.com/authentic-henri-richard-canadiens-jersey/. But by the time the game started, the Toronto Raptors forward felt even worse. And, for three quarters, it showed as Gay shot a woeful three-for-13 from the field. UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- Jantel Lavender scored a career-high 25 points and the Los Angeles Sparks beat the Connecticut Sun 98-92 in overtime Friday night to tie the 1998 Houston Comets for the best start in WNBA history.Lavender added a season-high 10 rebounds, and Kristi Tolliver scored eight of her 24 points in overtime for the Sparks (20-1). Theyve won nine in a row and are 9-0 on the road.Tolliver made the last of her four 3s to give the Sparks a 93-92 lead with 1:31 left in overtime and ignite an 8-0 run to close the game.Connecticut (6-15) missed its final three field-goal attempts and committed turnovers on three consecutive possessions after Tollivers clinching 3-pointer.Nneka Ogwumike added 22 points and 10 rebounds for Los Angeles.Thomas had 17 points and a career-high 12 rebounds for the Sun. Chiney Ogwumike, Nnekas sister, had 16 points and a season-high 13 rebounds.LYNX 88, LIBERTY 70MINNEAPOLIS -- Seimone Augustus had 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting in her return from a knee injury, and Maya Moore added 15 to help Minnesota cruise past New York.Augustus, who missed three games due to a sore left knee, grabbed a season-high seven rebounds and had four assists. Janel McCarville scored a season-best 10 points on 5-of-7 shooting for Minnesota (18-4).Tina Charles had 15 points and 14 rebounds, and Zellous added 11 points for the Liberty (16-7).STORM 80, MYSTICS 51SEATTLE -- Jewell Loyd scored 26 points, and Breanna Stewart had 10 pointts, seven rebounds, eight assists and two blocked shots in Seattles victory over Washington.ddddddddddddAfter the game, the Storm retired three-time WNBA MVP Lauren Jacksons No. 15 jersey. The seven-time All-Star helped Seattle win two WNBA titles, earning Finals MVP honors in 2010.Sue Bird and Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis added 12 points apiece for the Storm (8-13). Mosqueda-Lewis hit a career-high four 3-pointers, and Bird had seven assists.Emma Meesseman had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Washington (9-13).FEVER 78, DREAM 72INDIANAPOLIS -- Tamika Catchings and Lynetta Kizer scored 18 points apiece, Briann January keyed a fourth-quarter run and Indiana overcame an 11-point deficit to beat Atlanta.Catchings was 7 of 9 from the field. and Kizer had a career-best five steals. Erlana Larkins added 10 points, 11 rebounds and a season-high five assists, and Shenise Johnson had 10 points for Indiana (10-12).Carla Cortijo scored a career-high 20 points for Atlanta (11-11).SKY 84, WINGS 77ROSEMONT, Ill. -- Elena Delle Donne had 24 points on 9-of-16 shooting and Allie Quigley hit a late 3-pointer to help Chicago beat Dallas.Jamierra Faulkner added 13 points and six assists, and Quigley finished with 10 points for Chicago (9-12). Plenette Pierson hit a career-high five 3-pointers and finished with 20 points for the Wings (9-13). 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