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The NBA offseason has been way more unpredictable than the postseason was. People tried to tell me Thomas and Fultz could play together. Markkanen was asked about potentially playing with or replacing Porzingis, who team president Phil Jackson told MSG Network on Wednesday the Knicks are taking calls about after he left NY without attending his exit interview.
  • Chicago Bulls Trade Jimmy Butler To Minnesota Timberwolves

    Chicago Bulls Trade Jimmy Butler To Minnesota Timberwolves

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    NBA .com's David Aldridge tweeted, "Asked Dwyane Wade tonight why he opted in with Chicago for 2017-18: '24 million reasons'". The Bulls , according to ESPN's Stephen A. The six-foot-nine George was opposed to playing the four in the Pacers' updated system, but that would change in playing with James, who likely would be willing to adapt for the team.
  • NHL: Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

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    For one night, Vegas became an Ellis Island of sorts for 30 NHL players - refugees and exiles that found a new home in the bright lights of the league's newest big city. The reason for this is because defencemen are the NHL's hottest commodity at the moment. When the Colorado Avalanche decided in April that Semyon Varlamov would be the one goaltender it would protect in the National Hockey League expansion draft, there was a chance it would come at the cost of young goalie ...
  • Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

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    Despite the lack of experience, Stindl is confident his team can cause an upset. "There's a lot at stake as I know both teams want to progress, so we'll just have to wait and see". It was a potential leg breaker and would have left Germany playing with 10-men for much of the game. However, the score of 1-1 remained unchanged until the final whistle.
  • Halep to Meet Ostapenko for Roland Garros Title

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    Halep said: "It is an fantastic feeling, I'm so happy". "I was always playing aggressive and hitting the ball when I have a chance", said Ostapenko, who smacked 50 winners to Bacsinszky's 22. She has made the semi-final of the US Open and Wimbledon. Pliskova only needed to win this match while Halep must take the title. Instead of meekly losing her last game, the Romanian showed she could fight like a tiger.
  • Farrell edges Sexton for first Lions Test

    Farrell edges Sexton for first Lions Test

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    I don't think there will be any secrets to the way the Lions play. Outside of World Cups, few events in rugby take on larger importance than tests between the Lions and All Blacks . "Itoje is a fantastic player and I think he will have a huge impact off the bench which could be crucial", Evans said. "I haven't thought too much about the England stuff since I've been here but I'd be hoping to put in a good enough performance to show that I'm able to do stuff from the start", said George.
  • Rockets still pursuing Paul George

    Rockets still pursuing Paul George

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    If the Cavs are able to complete this trade, it signals they are going all in on the 2017-2018 season, as George would still be a likely candidate to bolt after one season in Northeast Ohio. George's succinct message might satisfy Pacers fans temporarily, though the much larger question still looms: Will he continue to suit up in IN beyond 2017-18? "They're all insane", George recently said of trade rumors involving him.
  • Canadian Formula One Grand Prix

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    Mercedes lead the championship by eight points following the race in Montreal . "I wanted that podium but I didn't get it", he said. "It is kind of insane to think I had my first pole position and grand prix win here 10 years ago". Still nothing for Palmer, who lost places at the start and was then caught behind Grosjean, in seven races. "It's been close in every race so far", said Vettel, a three-time F1 champion.
  • Brooks Koepka wins the easiest US Open in history

    Brooks Koepka wins the easiest US Open in history

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    There may be no single dominant player - Koepka is the seventh consecutive first-time Major victor - but it is not down to a lack of quality. The long-hitting Florida native travelled far and wide, from Kazakhstan to Kenya and mainland Europe, cramming into bed and breakfast rooms with fellow players, spending some nights sleeping in cars, and learning about life and how to win.
  • Senator: Student held by North Korea was 'amazing young man'

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    It jars so strikingly with the fates of most past detained Americans that outside observers are left struggling not only with the mystery of what killed Warmbier but also with what his death means for attempts by Washington and its allies to stop North Korea's pursuit of a nuclear-tipped ICBM that can target the USA mainland.
  • O'Mahony to lead Lions against All Blacks

    O'Mahony to lead Lions against All Blacks

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    The 30-year-old vowed to keep on cutting the destructive, bludgeoning lines that have carried him into the Lions' Test team, teeing up a mouthwatering match-up with Kiwi counterpart Sonny Bill Williams . They have won 45 consecutive home Tests in that period‚ with an average winning score of 37-13. Will Andy Farrell's defensive expertise prove the key factor? "Have we got a plan for it?" We know they've got five or six good jumpers in the line.
  • NBA draft arrives after days of deals

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    The most intriguing team in the draft at this point is the Celtics , the most intriguing player Jackson. On Monday, the deal was made official. He may need someone to fix that for him, but that could be an easy fix with the right coaching. It was reported earlier today by Bleacher Report that ESPN's Chad Ford said the Celtics are leaning towards the Duke Blue Devils' Jayson Tatum with the No.
  • Josh Jackson reportedly refuses to workout for Celtics

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    Reports regarding hesitancy about Markelle Fultz and no desire to add a guard have flooded the internet. Armstrong had said he and Jackson "clearly had interest" in working out for the Sixers . All of those picks, though, are protected. Boston will receive the 2018 first-round pick of the Los Angeles Lakers if that selection falls between the second and fifth picks.
  • Guerreiro suffers suspected broken leg in Portugal win

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    Only a few Portuguese fans made it to Moscow . Ronaldo himself has yet to comment on the latest developments and his actions at the Confederations Cup suggest he does not plan to open up on his plans for the future any time soon. "Our efforts on the pitch will come to nothing if, because of this (behaviour), we lose the match, the game is suspended or you are expelled from the stadium ".
  • Ronaldo Focused On Russia Clash, Says Portugal's Coach

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    After taking a one-goal deficit into the halftime break, Osorio brought on Hector Herrera. "I should have had two more (goals) and I'm disappointed with that". Three players were booked for squaring up to each other. Osorio will consider carefully just how many changes to make. "We were unlucky against them before so we'll be going for three points".
  • 76ers get NBA draft's No. 1 pick from Celtics

    76ers get NBA draft's No. 1 pick from Celtics

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    ANALYSIS: Should the Philadelphia 76ers decide to pick Lonzo Ball , there are other options left for the Los Angeles Lakers who will pick at No. "They said they love my dad and left it at that". "They've been coming through my phone with the ESPN app", Kentucky guard Malik Monk said. The top of the draft offers many potential franchise changing players .
  • 76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

    76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

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    At Washington , Fultz was second in the Pac-12 in assists (5.9) while playing for a team that couldn't score. The moment Ainge chose to trade their no.1 pick for more future assets, the Celtics made it clear that they are done with the rebuilding phase.
  • Bopanna wins maiden Grand Slam title

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    Halep has played back-to-back three set matches and seems to have gotten stronger in both of the final sets, which is a positive sign considering she has a long history of letting frustration takeover matches. The fast conditions have helped the Czech and, after Halep controlled the first set, Pliskova found her range on her big serve and forehand in the second.
  • A look back at the Confederations cup first round games

    A look back at the Confederations cup first round games

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    Cristiano Ronaldo's 8th-minute strike proved to be the difference as European champions Portugal beat host Russian Federation in their Group A game of the 2017 Confederations Cup at the Otkrytiye Arena in Moscow on Wednesday. A 2-1 group win to Mexico ended on a spiteful note, with nearly all 22 players involved in a scuffle after New Zealand defender Michael Boxall was held back by his shirt and retaliated with a scything tackle.
  • Prosecutors accuse Mourinho of $3.7 million tax fraud

    Prosecutors accuse Mourinho of $3.7 million tax fraud

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    Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo may just be staying at the club after all. Manchester United manager is facing a probe into his tax affairs during his time as Real Madrid boss. "I have never told Cristiano to bring me an offer", he added. "It is the first time Portugal plays in it, so it is a privilege for us all to be here".
  • How to watch Mexico vs. New Zealand

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    Mexico's Oswaldo Alanis , left, is challenged by New Zealand's Tommy Smith during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Mexico and New Zealand , at the Fisht Stadium in Sochi , Russia , Wednesday, June 21, 2017 .
  • Rafael Nadal defies logic with Paris victory

    Rafael Nadal defies logic with Paris victory

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    Rafael Nadal will resume his bittersweet relationship with Wimbledon buoyed by his record-breaking French Open but wary of the traps which have ensnared him at the All England Club. Nadal has claimed four titles on the tour this year, winning 46 matches and losing just six in a stellar 2017. But the song remained the same, Nadal taking the set in the ninth game, just moments after Wawrinka, who knocked out world number one Andy Murray in the semis, had destroyed a racquet in utter ...
  • Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada

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    Driving like a man possessed, he salvaged fourth place with two laps remaining. "My first points! It is special". It was bad that we didn't spot it. "It was still a challenge but it was a bit like the other races I've had here when it has been well managed from the front". "Today I only had fun when I saw the flag", said Ricciardo.
  • Confederations Cup: Germany too good for Socceroos in Russian Federation, winning 3-2

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    While they weren't punished on the scoreboard during a one-way first half, Australia battled back into the contest in Sochi . "We lost the thread; we didn't manage the lead well", Low said. Ange Postecoglou's experiments with the expansive approach, which allows plenty of options in attacking areas, left the Asian Cup holders vulnerable to a vibrant start from Germany , who took a fifth-minute lead through Lars Stindl after Julian Brandt tore down their left flank.
  • Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

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    Following the tax allegations, Cristiano Ronaldo put out a lengthy and strongly worded statement defending himself. "We don't have a guy who could compete with Messi or Cristiano for the Ballon D'Or, but I don't think we need a guy like that", Smolov said.
  • Kumble's resignation as Indian coach seen as a victory for player power

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    The BCCI Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri will seek a detailed report from Indian team's administrative manager Kapil Malhotra on the Anil Kumble-Virat Kohli fiasco after the chief coach made a decision to quit. Though BCCI tried to solve the misunderstandings between both but there was no improvement in their relation. Indian batting legend Sunil Gavaskar has said that people should explain what they mean by an overbearing attitude when they say that Kumble had that in him.
  • Josh Jackson explains why he never worked out for Boston Celtics

    Josh Jackson explains why he never worked out for Boston Celtics

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    He said he had been open to working out for the Celtics and said it was possible they might draft him, anyway. NEW YORK (AP) — Markelle Fultz is ready for the National Basketball Association draft. Isaac understands that his versatility at both ends of the floor is what teams like about his game translating well at the next level. Ball, the second pick in tonight's draft, made a sales pitch to James in an interview with ESPN on Wednesday, as he is expected to join the Lakers.
  • Koepka wins first major after pulling away at US Open

    Koepka wins first major after pulling away at US Open

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    It was long - the longest in U.S. Open history - and the fescue lining the fairways was brutal. After his birdie at 14, Koepka wasn't aware of Harman's bogey back at 13. sporting spotlight. "Why do you want to be like every other tournament?" "Obviously, today I definitely had something to show for it", Thomas said.
  • Mexico hold Portugal to 2-2 draw in Confederations Cup 2017

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    The goals were scored by Portugal's Ricardo Quaresma (34th minute) and Cedric Soares (86th minute), and Mexico's Javier Hernandez (42nd minute) and Hector Moreno (90th minute). We played without confidence, couldn't connect two or three passes. "He is concentrating on playing for the national team and he wants to give the motivation to have a good tournament".
  • Celtics, 76ers finalize trade for No. 1 pick

    Celtics, 76ers finalize trade for No. 1 pick

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    Reportedly, Boston's staff ranks Tatum above Kansas' Josh Jackson , who received a medical evaluation but didn't work out for the team. While the Cleveland Cavaliers do not have any picks, there are still many reasons to follow the draft if you are a Cavaliers fan.
  • Celtics trade first overall pick to Philly

    Celtics trade first overall pick to Philly

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    Nowadays, if you are a senior in the NBA Draft scouts assume something is wrong, plus seniors are obviously at least three years older than a freshman. "We felt like we were in the right position to make a deal". Philadelphia also owns four second-round picks, acquired in previous trades with the Dallas Mavericks , Atlanta Hawks and Utah Jazz.
  • Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio apologises for touchline rant

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    Defender Pepe also faced the media in the official Federation Internationale de Football Association press conference ahead of Wednesday's match. Ronaldo was unusually cheered by the Moscow crowd whenever he broke forward, but as the game's early stages developed, it became apparent that the crowd's encouragement of the Real Madrid winger was redundant.
  • Kane's late strike denies Scotland victory at Hampden Park

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    It was just phenomenal. Harry Kane struck in stoppage time to rescue a 2-2 draw for England after late drama in their World Cup qualifier in Scotland . "We kept on going". Harry Kane is wearing the armband for the Three Lions , who won the earlier meeting between the two sides in England 3-0 back in November on goals from Daniel Sturridge, Adam Lallana and Gary Cahill .
  • ATP Queen's: Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Aegon Championships

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    Andy Murray retained his No. 1 ranking after a semifinal exit in Paris , while Stan Wawrinka stayed at No. 3 after losing to Nadal 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 in Sunday's final. Nadal hit surely the shot of the tournament in the sixth game, taking a fine Wawrinka backhand and lashing it down the line without even looking. Rafael Nadal fears his knee problems might again scupper his chances at Wimbledon .
  • Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' first expansion draft

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    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. Vegas chose three goalies , 14 forwards and 13 defensemen, including Trevor van Riemsdyk and Brayden McNabb . A one-year contract for 34-year-old Deryk Engelland? Brandon Leipsic, a 23-year-old forward, was plucked from the Toronto Maple Leafs, and veteran defenseman David ...
  • Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls

    Dwyane Wade opts in for 2nd year with Bulls

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    If you consider the Bulls trading Jimmy Butler a matter of now or never, remember that never remains a No. 1 seed with home-court advantage. Butler , on the other hand, is under contract for two more seasons , making him a safer bet for the Cavs.
  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Mexico came from behind to beat New Zealand

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    The exam results will tell us". We must also understand that, despite the victory over New Zealand , Russia lags many miles behind Portugal in terms of quality and play and status. El Tri , led by goalscoring forwards Javier Hernandez and Carlos Vela, will definitely start as the favourites to beat the All Whites but will need to stay focus for the entire 90-minutes to get the job done.
  • Russia 0-1 Portugal

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    Both teams had chances to add to their totals in what was a pulsating second period. Portugal went ahead after just eight minutes. A diving Stefan Marinovic can't prevent a superb Raul Jimenez strike from bringing Mexico level. The weakened starting lineup showed how lightly Mexico considered the threat posed by New Zealand . Since that friendly last October, Mexico manager Juan Carlos Osorio has welcomed back some superstars of European football like Javier Hernandez ...
  • Manchester boss Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

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    Spanish paper Marca had reported that Ronaldo told his teammates "there is no turning back". The 32-year-old has denied all allegations and previously told a Portuguese journalist that "he who owes nothing has nothing to fear". There has been speculation that Ronaldo is trying to put pressure on Real so that they will bear some of the burden of an eventual fine for tax evasion as Barcelona did for Lionel Messi.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31

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    Last Friday (16 June) it emerged that the four-time Ballon d'Or victor was "outraged" following allegations he knowingly failed to pay up to £13m ($16.6m) in taxes to the Spanish authorities. Both Pepe and Cristiano Ronaldo published lengthy statements when they were accused of tax fraud. The prosecutor said last Tuesday that there was evidence that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the money he made from image rights.