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Honestly, if I have a criticism, it's that these are so unflashy they look like like create-a-team jerseys from a video game. McPhee got his starting goalie and first face of the franchise in Marc-Andre Fleury, a top-line winger in James Neal and a plethora of defensemen by raiding the existing 30 National Hockey League teams.
  • Bayern rules out transfer of Lewandowski

    Bayern rules out transfer of Lewandowski

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    Robert Lewandowski is under contract at Bayern and only recently renewed his deal until 2021. Last seasons Premier League Champions Chelsea will hope Lewandowski can help aid their title defense. Manchester United has already completed some business this summer by signing Victor Lindelof from Benfica, while Chelsea is yet to make a signing.
  • Nadal pulls out of Queen's after advice from doctors

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    The Queen's tournament will be headlined by world number one and defending champion Andy Murray , with US Open champion Stan Wawrinka , runner-up to Nadal in Paris , also competing as the second seed. "But not only here". Nadal put that possibility to bed in straight sets over Stan Wawrinka , winning his 10th career French Open title, a feat no other male tennis player has accomplished in the history of the sport.
  • Whitelock wants Read to 'lead from the front' against Lions

    Whitelock wants Read to 'lead from the front' against Lions

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    In Hamilton , home town of Lions coach Warren Gatland , the tourists scored four tries and stopped the Chiefs from crossing the line, providing a morale booster for Gatland's men as the opening Test looms on Saturday. Discipline has been a problem for the Lions' midweek team on this tour and it reared its head again here early on. " Referees are different depending on where they are from and you can also have referees from the same country who referee quite differently", he said .
  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud

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    The complaint was quickly followed by reports that Ronaldo has made a decision to leave Madrid ahead of next season following his tax problems, but Perez is adamant the prolific forward will only be on the move for a huge transfer fee. The Manchester United manager, who is currently on holiday, follows Cristiano Ronaldo , Lionel Messi , Neymar, Radamel Falcao , Javier Mascherano and Ricardo Carvalho as players and coaches who have worked in Spain and now find themselves under ...
  • Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

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    Amid swirling reports that Ronaldo wants to leave Real Madrid and return to Manchester United , comes a fresh report from Spain's Marca that Mourinho is not in favor of a big-money move to sign the reigning Ballon d'Or victor. 1 on July 31. But the situation has stuck in the craw for Ronaldo, leading the Portugal captain to tell those close to him that he wants to quit the club and the country.
  • Ronaldo header gives Portugal win over Confed Cup hosts Russia

    Ronaldo header gives Portugal win over Confed Cup hosts Russia

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    Last week, Ronaldo was accused by a state prosecutor of four counts of tax fraud totalling 14.7 million euros ($16.5 million). The four-time Ballon d'Or victor - the world's highest-paid athlete according to Forbes magazine - has said his " conscience is clear " in the matter but has reportedly threatened to leave Real.
  • LeBron James reportedly not consulted before David Griffin's departure

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    After guiding the team through its most successful stretch, Griffin mutually parted ways with the Cavs as owner Dan Gilbert said the GM's contract will not be extended once it expires June 30. If the Lakers continue to create salary cap room with other moves, they could be an attractive landing spot for free agents next season with the flexibility to offer two enormous contracts - perhaps even maximum deals.
  • Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup

    Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup

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    Southampton full-back Cedric Soares has admitted that he is "very happy" to have scored his first Portugal goal against Mexico on Sunday. The midfield was among the strongest components on the Mexico team with players like Andres Guardado and Jonathan Dos Santos linking up the whole game for the Aztec side.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo Focused On Only Portugal

    Cristiano Ronaldo Focused On Only Portugal

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    The first flashpoint erupted in the Fisht Stadium in the first half when Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio swore at New Zealand counterpart Anthony Hudson . The Oceania champions took a shock lead when Clayton Lewis threaded his pass between two defenders to Wood, who coolly fired home on 42 minutes. New Zealand has not kept the minimum advantage in the match against Mexico and prematurely lost chances of an exit in the semi-finals taking place in Russian Federation the FIFA ...
  • Peralta seals Mexico's comeback win over Kiwis

    Peralta seals Mexico's comeback win over Kiwis

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    After Portugal's defensive frailties were exposed against Mexico , Santos could inject some pace in midfield by starting with Gelson Martins, Nelson Semedo and Andre Silva . With star striker Javier Hernandez on the bench, Mexico's three-man attack of Peralta, Jimenez and Juergen Damm struggled to make an impact early on.
  • NewsAlert: Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft

    NewsAlert: Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft

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    That's because the Vegas Golden Knights will announce their inaugural roster periodically throughout the show. We've done a mock draft before by complete speculation. The one thing that didn't materialize was a large number of trades happening involving players teams didn't want to expose. Luckily for the Golden Knights, Marchessault is there for the drafting.
  • Real President On Why Ronaldo Is Unhappy

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    In addition, they say he only declared 11.5 million euros of Spanish-related income from 2011 to 2014, while what he really earned during that time was close to 43 million euros. Ronaldo is with Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and has not said anything about his future since the A Bola story was published.
  • Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

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    Ronaldo is believed to be furious in the wake of tax fraud allegations which claimed he owed £13million. " It has affected me how the media treated Cristiano; the presumption of innocence was not respected ". Cristiano Ronaldo has made a decision to "reconsider" plans to depart Real Madrid this summer after being won over by reassuring comments from club president Florentino Perez , seemingly ending Manchester United's hopes of re-signing him.
  • Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

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    New Zealand and Mexico have met in seven A Internationals with the All Whites winning once in 1980 in Auckland (4-0) and drawing once in 1999 in Egypt (1-1). The European champions struggled to kill off the game despite several chances and could have conceded when Georgy Dzhikiya headed narrowly over in stoppage time .
  • Hamilton spent dominant Canada win reminiscing

    Hamilton spent dominant Canada win reminiscing

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    The race got off to an exciting start, with Red Bull's Max Verstappen leapfrogging Bottas and both Ferraris to take P2 after starting in P5. Carlos Sainz moved over into the path of Romain Grosjean and the contact sent the Toro Rosso flying into Turn Three backwards, collecting Williams' Felipe Massa on the way through.
  • Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

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    Celtics may trade down for Dennis Smith Jr. "This, I think, has a chance to be a historic draft", Minnesota Timberwolves general manager Scott Layden said. Despite missing games toward the end of the year due to an injury, Fultz led all freshmen nationally with 23.2 points per game and led the Huskies in minutes per game, points per game, assists per game, and 3-point percentage.
  • Ronaldo grabs first goal at Confed Cup

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    Participants in the 2017 Confederations Cup are hosts Russian Federation, 2014 FIFA World Cup Champions Germany, 2015 Copa America Champions Chile, 2015 AFC Asian Cup Champion Australia, 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners Mexico , 2016 UEFA Euro Cup champs Portugal , OFC (Oceania Football Confederation) Nations Cup victors New Zealand and 2017 CAF Africa Cup of Nations Champion Cameroon .
  • Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russian Federation

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    Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo scored with a header to spoil Russian Federation goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev's 100th cap as Portugal beat the hosts 1-0 in Confederations Cup Group A on Wednesday. But they finally got their noses in front with 18 minutes remaining when Peralta swept home Aquino's astute pull-back, although substitute Rafael Marquez was fortunate to escape a red card for an ugly challenge seconds later.
  • It's on! Mayweather vs. McGregor this summer in Las Vegas

    It's on! Mayweather vs. McGregor this summer in Las Vegas

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    For the greatest technical and defensive boxer to compete in the sport, there seemingly was nothing left for Mayweather to do in the sport. Still, the fans want this match thanks to the promotional ability of McGregor , who has been calling Mayweather out for years.
  • Giovani Dos Santos features in 2-1 MEX-NZL Confederations Cup match

    Giovani Dos Santos features in 2-1 MEX-NZL Confederations Cup match

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    Federation Internationale de Football Association said on Tuesday it had warned the FMF about the misconduct of a "small group of Mexican fans in relation to insulting and discriminatory chants" during Sunday's 2-2 draw against Portugal . The hosts pushed for an equaliser in the closing stages of the second but were unable to bypass the Portugal defence. New Zealand had the better of the first half on Wednesday at the Fisht Stadium in Socchi, Russia and went 1-0 up thanks to a ...
  • Mayweather, McGregor set Las Vegas fight date

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    Floyd Mayweather posted on social media last night that " It's Official! " and McGregor posted, " The Fight Is On ", hours after an August 26 fight date at the MGM Grand was approved by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. McGregor "The Notorious" now holds the UFC's lightweight title which he won by stopping Eddie Alvarez in the second round last November. ESPN's Dan Rafael wrote : "I strongly question whether a state athletic commission should even sanction the bout".
  • Four tied atop US Open leaderboard heading into weekend

    Four tied atop US Open leaderboard heading into weekend

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    The 28-year-old, who is a four-time major champion and won the US Open in 2011, was disappointed to make the cut but pleased to have finally had some competitive action. Asked if he would have been able to recover from such a mistake earlier in his career, Casey added: "In my good seasons, yes, but there have been times when I struggled, so probably not!" And a day after 44 players finished under par to set the record for most sub-par rounds in the first round, 46 players signed for a ...
  • 'Bout time: Mayweather, McGregor set date

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    And White, in whose organisation Irishman McGregor has become a world champion, told Fox Sports: "It's definitely the biggest fight ever in combat sports history, and probably going to be the biggest payday ever. He ended his retirement earlier this year in order to pursue a bout against McGregor. "This is something that the fans want to see". "So when you look on the other side, we all know what Floyd brings to the table".
  • McGregor takes subtle approach to trolling Mayweather

    McGregor takes subtle approach to trolling Mayweather

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    The former WWE champion has invited both McGregor and Mayweather to Monday Night Raw as part of promoting their upcoming fight. Nate Diaz is the defendant in a lawsuit in which the plaintiffs are seeking more than $1 million in damages, alleging that the fighter breached contracts agreed upon regarding Diaz's two fights against Conor McGregor .
  • Mourinho accused of tax fraud

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    Manchester United have been linked with a stunning move for the Portuguese superstar and have been courting his signature ever since he left in 2009. A statement released by Gestifute read, "Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published today". A statement from the Attorney General's Office confirmed that the Madrid Prosecutor's Office had lodged the papers, relating to 2011 and 2012, with the municipal court.
  • Celtics Draft Rumors: Why Kansas Forward Josh Jackson Won't Workout For Boston

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    Fox is expected to be a picked at the NBA Draft . It's understandable that having Simmons learn the point guard position at the highest level of basketball after sitting out for a full season could be a bit nerve-racking. I see that in a lot of the guys on their team. Enjoy the draft, and keep up with all the insane moves that will likely happen before and during the draft.
  • Portugal vs. Russia in Confederations Cup

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    The win leaves Portugal in a strong position on four points in Group A with just a game against outsiders New Zealand remaining Saturday. It was a relief for the Mexicans, who were fielding eight changes from the team who opened with a 2-2 draw against Portugal .
  • Chiefs vs. British & Irish Lions

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    Prop Tomas Francis, hooker Kristian Dacey, second row Cory Hill and scrum half Gareth Davies were all added to the squad as cover for the Lions' next match against Waikato Chiefs on Tuesday. "He is a little bit more anxious than he normally is, saying these comments about us, things he knows about or doesn't know about, that is normally a sign of a man that is a little bit anxious", Gatland said of Hansen.
  • Frank Ntilikina arrives in United States of America for draft

    Frank Ntilikina arrives in United States of America for draft

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    The current regime of the Brooklyn Nets got off to a promising start a year ago, all things considered. This is all to say, the Magic are in a good position with the sixth pick. Charles Barkley was the team's cornerstone at the time, and with Julius Erving and Moses Malone not getting any younger, the idea of adding the top overall pick would have helped solidify the team's future considerably.
  • Lions shine in Chiefs victory

    Lions shine in Chiefs victory

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    Lions coach Warren Gatland , however, said his team were still ironing out their combinations and although he was happy with the defensive side of their game, knows the All Blacks would present a massive step up. The passing was far better from the tourists in their big victory over the Chiefs here, and they even got the occasional offload away. We said we would do that and we have done.
  • Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race

    Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race

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    Met victor Smart Call (Ideal World) and dual Gr1 victor Same Jurisdiction (Mambo In Seattle) face up in a wide open race at 16h40 this afternoon. "He has such a marvellous attitude, been everywhere and keeps coming back". "Maybe they might want to come to Australia?" American filly Lady Aurelia won at Royal Ascot for the second straight year, cruising to a 3-length victory in the King's Stand Stakes under replacement jockey John Velazquez.
  • Monk expected to go early in draft

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    That is the case for the most part, but since the draft excitement started, it has nearly always been about Markelle Fultz being the best and the undoubted number 1 pick. Monk's 6-foot-4 stature suggests point guard might be the best National Basketball Association fit. Being an entity that can launch a young player's career is not the problem with the league though, rather it's the way in which these players are treated by the sole fact that there aren't league-wide single affiliations to ...
  • Alvaro Morata has reportedly agreed to join Manchester United

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    It was suggested recently that at the final his former Juventus team-mates reminded him of a promise he made never to play for another side in Italy. " Manchester United? It's a club with great glamour, a very interesting option", Lopez said. It's logical for a forward who has scored 19 goals. "Alvaro is a player who wants to play a more important role", Morata's agent told Foot Mercato .
  • Andre Ward becomes pound-for-pound king, stops Sergey Kovalev

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    But first Bivol (10-0, eight knockouts) needs to take care of business against Agnew (29-2, 15 KOs), who was knocked out by Kovalev in 2014. Kovalev starts off with a big flurry of short body punches. 2-2. Obviously, Kovalev is the more accomplished finisher of the two, and it will be interesting to see if he tries to get Ward down early again.
  • Mexico pleads with fans to stop homophobic chanting at FIFA Confederations Cup

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    The goal was Ronaldo's 74th of his global career-the most among all active players and the national record for Portugal . Pepe says his Portugal and Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo can handle the pressure of the tax-evasion scandal clouding his club future, ahead of Wednesday's Confederations Cup clash against hosts Russian Federation.
  • Ronaldo's header sinks hosts Russia — FIFA Confederations Cup

    Ronaldo's header sinks hosts Russia — FIFA Confederations Cup

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    The North Americans drew 2 - 2 with Portugal in their first game. Mexico should be able to contain Wood and New Zealand but it will be intriguing to see how the Kiwis can fare against a formidable opponent. "If we had been more clinical in front of goal we'd have a point". The New Zealand forward had the best of the early chances when he twice forced Mexico goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera into saves.
  • David Griffin out as Cavaliers GM after extension talks falter

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    Griffin hinted at his own relationship with Gilbert becoming untenable in a statement provided to McMenamin . Griffin's departure comes on the one-year anniversary of the Cavs' dramatic Game 7 win over Golden State, capping a historic comeback that gave Cleveland its first major professional sports championship since 1964.
  • Lewis Hamilton Cruises To Sixth Canadian Grand Prix Win

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    The Brazilian's family arranged the presentation to Hamilton for equalling Senna's career total of 65 poles. "I think coming back to that group at the end of the race", Vettel said. Lauda was speaking in Montreal , where a troubled race for Ferrari's Vettel allowed Hamilton to close the points deficit from 25 to just 12 points.
  • FIFA warns Mexico over

    FIFA warns Mexico over "insulting" chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

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    When the teams last met in Nashville last October, Mexico came away with a 2-1 friendly win after Anthony Hudson's New Zealand put in a battling display. "It is the first time Portugal plays in it, so it is a privilege for us all to be here". We don't want to be fearful or negative or sit back and allow Mexico to do what they want.