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NBA Draft Profile: Kansas SF Josh Jackson

Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Bob Brookover got negative national attention for his article on the Sixers' decision to acquire the No. 1 overall pick, presumably to draft Markelle Fultz . Fultz chose to attend Washington University because it was one of the first schools to recruit him. Celtics team president Danny Ainge might not be done, either. [Full Article...]

Man United boss Jose Mourinho releases statement following tax fraud allegations

Man United boss Jose Mourinho releases statement following tax fraud allegations Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , accused of evading 14.7 million euro ($16.5m) in tax, has been summoned to appear before a judge in Spain , according to reports in AFP . The guilty pleas of Di Maria, Mascherano and Messi, however, would suggest this is not always the case and Mourinho and Ronaldo will need to be certain the offshore companies they set up to receive their image-rights paym... [Full Article...]

Vegas' expansion haul includes Fleury, draft picks

Vegas' expansion haul includes Fleury, draft picks The NHL's first expansion draft since 2000 has been a hot topic of discussion in hockey circles for a full year, and now that the Vegas Golden Knights have made their selections , we can break down the many winners and losers of Wednesday night's draft. [Full Article...]

Louis Blues Make Deal for Flyers' Brayden Schenn

Louis Blues Make Deal for Flyers' Brayden Schenn Lehtera could slot in as Philly's third or fourth-line center behind Claude Giroux and Sean Couturier and possibly Scott Laughton if they want to keep him in the middle. He's recorded 25-plus goals in back-to-back seasons with the Flyers, and joins a veteran group looking to make another deep playoff run next season. They turned one of those picks into center Morgan Frost with Friday's No. [Full Article...]

India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy

India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy Special appreciation is also due to national chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq and his fellow selectors", they said in a PCB statement. Sedition in India is punishable by life imprisonment. "This has been happening for several years, whenever there is an India-Pakistan match". "We had made a decision to shift Pakistan Hockey Federation's (PHF) headquarter in Islamabad as to provide the players wit... [Full Article...]

Andrew Johns labels NSW Blues 'dumbest ever' after Origin loss

But despite the smiles this morning, Seibold said the team is ready to switch their game faces on in their bid to square the series at ANZ Stadium. "We will play the football the referees allow us to play". Queensland made no secret of their intention to silence Andrew Fifita and they did a good job of executing just that. For the first time since 1987, the Blues have failed to wrap up the ... [Full Article...]

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Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds, the only Division I player in the country to average at least 20 points, five rebounds and five assists. NY is conveniently located between both cities and 76ers fans have made the trip here frequently over the last couple years as their team has had high picks - including the No. [Full Article...]

FIFA takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

FIFA takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes Leeds United striker Chris Wood put the Kiwis ahead after he was found by a delightful through pass and slotted the ball into the corner. "If their team is so much higher than us in the Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking then, on paper, they seem better than us", he said. [Full Article...]

#9 - Dennis Smith Jr

#9 - Dennis Smith Jr The Mavericks roster now has point guards Seth Curry, Yogi Ferrell as well as NBA Veterans Devin Harris and J.J. Barea - who are all under contract for the 2017-2018 NBA Season. Really, the big hole was at point guard. "I'm thankful for that, I appreciate everything that comes my way and I believe I'm deserving of it because I worked so hard", Smith Jr. [Full Article...]

First seven picks in NBA Draft are freshmen

First seven picks in NBA Draft are freshmen Kentucky's De' Aaron Fox reacts after being selected by the Sacramento Kings as the fifth pick overall during the NBA basketball draft , Thursday, June 22, 2017 , in NY. 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. [Full Article...]

Azerbaijan GP: Vettel forced into reverse after Baku slip ups

Before his victory in Spain in May was a poor performance in Russian Federation where he was unable to get a good set-up on his vehicle and was well of the pace as he finished fourth. During last year's Baku qualifying, Bottas, then with Williams, registered the highest speed ever recorded in a Formula One session, reaching 373 km/h (234 mph) on what is the longest stretch of any race on the... [Full Article...]

Di Maria Strikes Deal with Prosecutor over Tax Fraud

However club president Florentino Perez disclosed that no offers had been received by Real to tempt Ronaldo away and the club was determined to keep him. The agency published copies of the certificates. They said Mourinho had already settled a previous claim relating to his Spanish taxes, which resulted in a penalty of €1.15 million in 2014. [Full Article...]

Ostapenko: 'Enjoy the match, fight until last point' | Wins Roland Garros 2017

Ostapenko: 'Enjoy the match, fight until last point' | Wins Roland Garros 2017 Even when Halep went 3-1 ahead in the decider, she never seemed in control and once Ostapenko's charge began she was powerless to hold off the new pride of Riga. "To all my family watching, my Mom is here watching, I wouldn't be here without you". Halep broke for 3-1 when Ostapenko drilled long, but the latter retrieved it the next game with a thumping return. [Full Article...]

Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

I'm going to take this opportunity and run with it". Boston surprised many by selecting Brown as the No 3 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft nearly a year ago today. "There's nobody else I'd rather share it with than them". "The two guys that went ahead of me, they're great players, but I'm glad at how it worked out, so I'm happy", Tatum said of Fultz and Ball. [Full Article...]

British tennis player Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine

British tennis player Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine Reading a prepared statement, Evans said: "This is a very hard day for me and I wanted to come here in person to tell you guys face to face". "I can only deeply apologise from the bottom of my heart". "We absolutely condemn any form of drug-taking and will support the process which needs to take place". At the Barcelona Open he won his first Tour-level matches on clay, reaching the last 16 b... [Full Article...]

Leafs centre Auston Matthews wins Calder as NHL's top rookie — CP NewsAlert

This was McDavid's first nomination and first win in just his second year at the National Hockey League level. What do you want to see from this year's iteration? The Blue Jackets goaltender, who is four years removed from capturing his first Vezina, landed a whopping 138 points, 51 more than any other netminder, in the voting for the league's top keeper. [Full Article...]

Extreme heat grounds American Airlines flights in Phoenix

Extreme heat grounds American Airlines flights in Phoenix The forecast called for a high of 120F (nearly 49C) in Phoenix , 119F (48.3C) in Palm Springs, California , and 126F (52.2C) in Death Valley. The all-time high was 50 C on June 26, 1990. In Phoenix , Arizona, state weather service forecast the mark 120 degrees in the desert city along with risky heat waves that can cause health hazards in the region along with the whole southwestern part of the... [Full Article...]

Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico

Confed Cup hosts Russia face decisive match against Mexico The decision to penalise a trip on wing-back Alex Gersbach was confirmed by a video review shown on the stadium screens. That leaves Chile to play against Australia. "We know we have great chances of advancing". SOCHI , Russia (AP) - Mexico asserted its superiority in the second half against New Zealand to avoid a Confederations Cup embarrassment on Wednesday, coming from behind to w... [Full Article...]

Raiders reward QB Derek Carr with record $125 million deal

Raiders reward QB Derek Carr with record $125 million deal Drew Brees' average annual salary is $24.25 million for New Orleans, andKirk Cousins' is $23.9 million for Washington. "I don't care if they all do". Luckily for Raider Nation, McKenzie has crafted a way to pay his MVP-caliber quarterback but keep the remaining players, like Jackson, that make the team special. [Full Article...]

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi-final berths Russian Federation face Mexico on Saturday in their last group game, when Portugal play New Zealand . Coach Juan Carlos Osorio says it will be the flawless opportunity to show that Mexican soccer has matured and reached a level at which it can succeed under the most hard circumstances. [Full Article...]


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