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Fly-half Dan Biggar kicked three conversions and added two penalties to put the gloss on the biggest win of the tour so far for Warren Gatland's men. "It takes a bit of time when you are putting combinations together and guys getting used to each other's voices", Gatland said. "But on Saturday we are up against the best team in world in their own back yard where they haven't lost since 1994".
  • It's a freshman run in the National Basketball Association draft

    It's a freshman run in the National Basketball Association draft

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    Just like, well, nearly every year, there was at least one Duke Blue Devil in the lottery and the first round was loaded with players from the University of Kentucky. Nope. Short-term he's doesn't make Boston a title contender and long-term he doesn't have the upside of Josh Jackson , who went fourth. The Lakers are also in the midst of a deep rebuild, and earlier this week agreed to trade D'Angelo Russell and Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez and the 27th ...
  • Lakers GM describes Lonzo Ball as a 'transcendent talent'

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    The Sacramento Kings chose to pick a guard with the 5th pick as they selected De'Aaron Fox out of Kentucky. Just everything he's going to teach me is going to be useful. Ball also said that he had this all as a part of the plan for his son's whole life and also made sure to say his two other sons would find their way to the Lakers over the next few years.
  • NBA Draft: Instant reaction and grades from the first round

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    Jackson has the physical tools to be a No. 1 pick in this loaded draft, but questions about his jump shot prevented him from jumping to two can't-miss point guards. Fultz averaged 23.3 points a game, 5.7 rebounds a game and 5.9 assists a game in his lone college season. Thousands of fans flocked to Barclays Center on Thursday night to watch one of the deepest draft classes in recent memory discover its collective fate.
  • Markelle Fultz forgets something in his Instagram caption

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    Ultimately, Fultz got it right the second time around. Ball went to UCLA and his family lives in Chino Hills, so as far as being local, Ball is as home grown as it gets in a league with the Lakers' two rookies from a season ago grew tall in Croatia and Georgia-the state, not the country.
  • Bulls will trade Jimmy Butler to Timberwolves

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    Alongside Butler, the front office also received Justin Patton - C/Creighton, who was taken with the 16th pick in the draft . Kobi Simmons, a guard from Atlanta, was projected to be a second-round pick. By leaving the Wolves, another team wouldn't have Butler's Bird Rights and could thus only sign him to a deal worth 30% of the cap, with 5% annual raises, over four years.
  • Timeline: Anil Kumble resigns as Coach of Indian Cricket Team

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    In case you didn't know, Kumble announced his resignation shortly after India's Champions Trophy 2017 campaign which saw them finish as the runner's up to their arch-rivals Pakistan in a one-sided final. Gavaskar also said that he was unaware of the differences between Kohli and Kumble, whilst applauding Kumble for his efforts. There were problems but it was like shocking that the two didn't have any proper communication for the past six months, a senior BCCI official told PTI.
  • Morgan blames pitch for poor England show

    Morgan blames pitch for poor England show

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    Morgan could not hide his disappointment as Pakistan thrashed England by eight wickets with 77 balls to spare, easing past the home side's 211 all out to reach Sunday's final. And it did so in style, despite being without injured left-arm quick Mohammad Amir because of a back spasm. I don't think we were simply used to it.
  • Portugal's Probable Starting XI vs New Zealand - Confederations Cup

    Portugal's Probable Starting XI vs New Zealand - Confederations Cup

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    Despite the off-field disruption, the Portuguese star also picked up the Man-of-the-Match award in his team's opening 2-2 draw with Mexico on Sunday. If the loss to Mexico reminded his side of anything, Wood felt, it was coming under pressure from a team full of very good players was unavoidable.
  • Here's National Hockey League 18's official gameplay trailer

    Here's National Hockey League 18's official gameplay trailer

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    Connor McDavid won his first Hart Trophy. Connor McDavid was the big victor at Wednesday's NHL Awards, becoming the third player to win in league history Hart Trophy before turning 21. Bobrovsky also was a finalist for the Hart Trophy after leading the league with a 2.06 goals-against average and a.931 save percentage. The Bruins' shutdown center tied Canadiens legend Bob Gainey's record by winning the award for the fourth time.
  • ICC Champions Trophy : MP police arrest 15 for raising pro Pakistan slogans

    ICC Champions Trophy : MP police arrest 15 for raising pro Pakistan slogans

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    Also, she said that the Sarfraz XI had deserved this recognition. If one looks at the Champions Trophy 2017 in England, there were some matches, which witnessed sellout crowds, especially when hosts nation England or India played. "Pakistan is celebrating their biggest victory against their archrival". Defending champions India had been expected to cruise to victory against outsiders Pakistan during the much-anticipated final Sunday.
  • Pick by Charlotte pleasing to Monk

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    The 19-year-old averaged 3.9 points and 3.8 rebounds last season for Duke, dealing with two bad knees. Most of the players who were drafted last night will also look forward to playing as themselves in-game-except for Monk. " He jumps ... you know I mean he wasn't going to let him go by him". As the first 10 selections played out, Malik ended up being on the board when the Hornets were on the clock.
  • Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

    Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

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    Lonzo Ball, right, is greeted by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver after being selected by the Los Angeles Lakers as the No. 2 overall pick during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017 , in NY. "He's going to do what he does and we're going to do what we do and we're going to get after it here". Utah native and Lone Peak High School graduate Frank Jackson was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the 31st pick and traded to the New Orleans Pelicans.
  • Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

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    While that was being completed, the draft got off to a familiar start with the same top-four picks as a year ago: Philadelphia, the Lakers, Boston and Phoenix. Luke Kennard is a clone of most global guys who come in at the two-guard position, he has a quick release jumpshot that he will drain on you if given the room and is crafty off the pick and roll and screen play.
  • Desert flower + analyzing the Golden Knights strategy

    Desert flower + analyzing the Golden Knights strategy

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    Florida management was reportedly interested in trying to work out a deal with Vegas to not select Marchessault in the expansion draft , but they obviously couldn't get the job done. While all eyes will be on Las Vegas' picks, it figures to be a busy night for the Penguins at the NHL Awards Show. Among all Predators players, only Filip Forsberg had more over that span.
  • 76ers get No. 1 pick, chance to draft Fultz

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    What are the specifics of the trade? It began with the swap of first-round picks by the Celtics and Sixers - the Celtics moving down from No. 1 overall to No. This is a one of the deepest and most talented drafts in years. The Celtics already have a point guard in Isaiah Thomas , so it's not insane to imagine that they'll be looking to fill another position on their roster with the pick.
  • Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case

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    Martins definitely has the talent to thrive at Real Madrid and if Ronaldo himself is asking Perez to sign him means he definitely is a special player. Rio Ferdinand admits he is "dreaming" when considering the possibility of Cristiano Ronaldo returning to Manchester United . Marca reported that United manager Jose Mourinho will instead opt to pursue Alvaro Morata .
  • NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?

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    Ah, it's a process. The Sixers might have to be patient again because Fultz and Simmons will not only be learning how to play together but will also be doing so while playing their first National Basketball Association minutes ever, after Simmons missed all of last season with a foot injury.
  • Lakers Luke Walton responds to playoff comments from LaVar Ball

    Lakers Luke Walton responds to playoff comments from LaVar Ball

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    That goes a long way toward explaining why Ball has been so intricately involved in every facet of his three sons' lives. Expect LaVar Ball to respond in some form to Embiid's tweet today, most likely on FS1, where he has become a regular guest on several shows, no matter how many hosts he insults .
  • FIFA takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

    FIFA takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

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    Goals from Peralta and Raul Jimenez saw Mexico move top of Group A , above Portugal on goals scored, and knock New Zealand out of the competition. "We want to win the game", Wood said ahead of the clash with Cristiano Ronaldo's team in St Petersburg on Saturday (Sunday NZ time). "I'm so disappointed for the players".
  • De'Aaron Fox's Dad Blasts LaVar Ball

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    So the biggest question is, who will have the biggest impact in the National Basketball Association after they are drafted? In an interview with Jonathan Abrams of Bleacher Report that ran on Tuesday, De'Aaron Fox's father Aaron took shots at Lonzo and LaVar Ball .
  • Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

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    The Lakers' recent picks and trades may not be as flashy as fans are accustomed to, but this is a step in the right direction under new management. Kelsey Plum, the NCAA's all-time leading scorer at Washington , was the first pick of the WNBA draft by the San Antonio Stars in April.
  • Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team

    Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team

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    Lions' test series in New Zealand are rare and treasured. Gatland again called for a truce in the "trash talk" between the two sides ahead of tomorrow's first Test - but slipped in one more jab while he was at it. "We saw previous year he caused the All Blacks problems with his running and attacking game, and when we sat down on Wednesday we asked whether we needed to look at our back-three and we needed to go there and have players who have some footwork and to play some rugby".
  • Mexico's Osorio 'sorry' for bust-up with Kiwi bench

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    Osorio's men have come under fire back home for scraping a late point against Portugal in their opener and then having to come from behind to see off a plucky New Zealand side 2-1 on Wednesday night. New Zealand may have given Mexico a tough time of it on Wednesday, but El Tri sent out a reserve squad and still did the job at hand. No holding back: Ryan Thomas of New Zealand and Hector Herrera of Mexico clash.
  • Jayson Tatum worked out for Sixers

    Jayson Tatum worked out for Sixers

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    He played several different roles on a Duke squad that ended up having four players taken in the first 31 picks of the draft. The only true small forwards on the roster last seasons were TJ Warren and Derrick Jones Jr. "[The Celtics are] getting a phenomenal player and person, and his work ethic is unmatched", Tatum's mother, Brandy Cole, said. I'm going to be the best player I can be.
  • Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

    Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

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    But to get the 16th pick with it? Fultz, Simmons and another recent Sixers high draft pick, Joel Embiid, form a promising young trio that could allow Philadelphia to rise from the lower depths of the league. Reports noted that sending Butler out could be one of the manifestations that the team was taking an entirely different direction under the leadership of head coach Fred Hoiberg .
  • 76ers make Fultz top pick in NBA draft

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    No. 1 overall draft pick Markelle Fultz made his first error as an National Basketball Association player on Instagram , posting a pre-made advertisement on his account. That's a pretty bold prediction, even for LaVar's standards. "We felt like the value of going from 3 to 1 was relevant in that we moved into a position to take what we think is the ideal fit for this roster", Colangelo said.
  • 76ers make Fultz first pick in NBA Draft

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    At the NBA Finals earlier this month, Commissioner Adam Silver addressed the issue, saying the one-and-done rule isn't working out for the league or college teams. Would he go no. 1? Cleveland reportedly was very close to trading for the 34th selection and taking Rabb one spot sooner, but Memphis is the team who ultimately ended up with him.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers, GM David Griffin part ways

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    It's been reported that LeBron is both disappointed about Griffin's departure and concerned about the Cavaliers' direction going forward. Maybe Gilbert thought his team was good enough as is and wanted to keep the team together as they have it, so at least they'd still have Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love and draft picks even if LeBron left.
  • NBA Draft prospects arrive at Barclays Center dressed to impress

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    The Sixers' due diligence in scouting the combine in May, attending off-site agent-arranged pro days, and organizing in-house pre-draft group workouts should help during this phase of the draft. "My dad asked me what position I wanted to play". Now, let's get ready for some draft chaos. That's what Ball does better than nearly any guard in recent college basketball history.
  • NHL Expansion Draft steal of the night

    NHL Expansion Draft steal of the night

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    Early Sunday morning, the NHL's newest team, the expansion Vegas Golden Knights , posted a picture of the Statue of Liberty on Twitter above the sly caption: "Give us your exhausted, your poor ... That leaves Methot, Alexei Emelin, Jon Merrill, Colin Miller, Luca Sbisa and Nate Schmidt . But it sure seems to make sense getting there this way.
  • Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot

    Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot

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    The Lions , who geared up for their fourth tour match against Highlanders with a run out at Forsyth Barr Stadium on Monday morning, do appear well stocked at Hogg's position. "Winning was the most important thing". There are still plenty of Test places up for grabs, most notably in the back three and the back row. Two weeks out from that First Test and we can take a good shot at selecting Gatland's team to face New Zealand.
  • Belmont Stakes 2017: Tapwrit makes late move to overtake Irish War Cry

    Belmont Stakes 2017: Tapwrit makes late move to overtake Irish War Cry

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    What does that mean? The Tampa Bay victor caught front running favorite Irish War Cry at the sixteenth pole before a raucous crowd of 57,729 race fans in the 149th Belmont. Secretariat is one of the few horses who went into the Belmont looking strong, and then got stronger with every stride, to the point where the other horses weren't in the TV picture.
  • Sixers like Fultz first, Lakers eye Ball as draft looms

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    A big three of Butler, Towns, and Wiggins should be really fun to watch and I'll be looking forward to watching this group play. The Sixers went 28-54 last season. The Celtics used the third pick to take Duke forward Jayson Tatum, who averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds in his only season of college ball. A few of the things that have become synonymous with the NBA Draft in recent years: drinking games, Jay Bilas using the term "wingspan", and prospects showing up to the event ...
  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

    Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

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    The four-time World Footballer of the Year has helped Real win the Champions League three times and La Liga twice. Ronaldo has also been linked to Manchester United and AS Monaco . Statements from the prosecution indicate that Ronaldo will be charged with using offshore financial instruments , including holdings in the British Virgin Islands , to hide payments made to him for the use of his brand to promote products.