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Trade talks between Pacers and Celtics to land Paul George have stalled

Trade talks between Pacers and Celtics to land Paul George have stalled

The Pacers drafted UCLA forwards TJ Leaf and Ike Anigbogu with the No. 18 and No. 47 picks in Thursday's draft. While Pritchard was addressing the media, the Pacers also acquired the 52nd pick f...

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Here are the first vicious National Basketball Association shots at Lonzo and LaVar Ball

Here are the first vicious National Basketball Association shots at Lonzo and LaVar Ball

Lonzo Ball , right, poses for a photo with 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...

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Clemson's Blossomgame Joins the San Antonio Spurs

Clemson's Blossomgame Joins the San Antonio Spurs

Blossomgame, 23, averaged 17.6 points and 6.3 rebounds in his senior season with the Tigers , but shot 49.8 percent from the field (25.5 percent from three). He posted better numbers with the Spurs ...

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NBA Draft 2017: Meet the Philadelphia 76ers selections, with videos and stats

More than ever, he's the heavy favorite to get his wish to play for his hometown team. The Lakers selected Ball with the second overall pick in the National Basketball Association draft Thursday...

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Highland Reel 'courage' seals O'Brien's milestone

Highland Reel 'courage' seals O'Brien's milestone

Roger Charlton said of the runner-up Decorated Knight: "To be fair he was a 10-1 shot today and was fourth or fifth-favourite but every time he improves and finds a bit more". Jack Hobbs finished...

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Paul George Trade Rumors: Spurs, Blazers 'Serious Players' in Race for Star

I'm a Pacer", George said (via IndyStar.com). Paul George has made it clear: He wants to play for the Los Angeles Lakers . There's still a year between now and George's contract expiring. George ...

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Houston Rockets select Hartenstein in 2nd round of draft

Houston Rockets select Hartenstein in 2nd round of draft

Several players the Rockets were predicted to draft (such as Frank Mason III and Dwayne Bacon) were selected before their first pick. A back injury for a big man is obviously a concern. The Houst...

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Braves' Freeman '100 percent go' on moving to third base

Ok, all well and good playing third base and keeping the hot Adams at first base . I've also been quoting the Cleveland Indians manager in "Major League II" a lot when he says, "I've got a feeling ...

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Raging forest fires kill 62 in Portugal

Raging forest fires kill 62 in Portugal

Among the victims, 18 died in their cars and 11 died in the forest when the fires swept over a road between the towns of Figueiro dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera, and three others died from smoke i...

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Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

While that was being completed, the draft got off to a familiar start with the same top-four picks as past year: Philadelphia, the Lakers, Boston and Phoenix. 5 and the run of freshmen continued when ...

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Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft

NEW YORK , NY - JUNE 22: Lonzo Ball walks on stage with National Basketball Association commissioner Adam Silver after being drafted second overall by the Los Angeles Lakers . " I'm very excited ...

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Alexis Sanchez scores, breaks record and wins MOTM! (plus video)

Germany and Chile both have one foot in the Confederations Cup final four after playing out a 1-1 draw in Kazan . Lars Stindl equalised for the world champions just before halftime although ...

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Joel Embiid wants Ben Simmons to dunk all over Lonzo Ball

He followed that up with another prediction for the very near future. He added, "Right now, I'm hoping [Ball] leads us to a couple of Summer League victories". He obviously loves him and that's what y...

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Jimmy Butler Has Been Traded To The Minnesota Timberwolves

The deal also signifies a massive shift in philosophy for the Bulls , who despite persistent trade rumors surrounding Butler for more than a year, resisted dealing their franchise cornerstone. Last...

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Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

Or, as Lonzo Ball said Wednesday in NY, according to the Sporting News: "He was raised in South Central, I was raised in Chino Hills". "I'm happy to be home". "There's something very, very special...

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Jose Mourinho says Manchester United not in Ronaldo talks

While it would be sad to see Cristiano Ronaldo leave Real Madrid , Masters champion Sergio Garcia feels the Spanish and European champions would be fine without their all-time leading goalscorer. The...

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Mexico fully deserved Portugal point, says Osorio

Mexico fully deserved Portugal point, says Osorio

Portugal s triumph at Euro 2016 secured them a place in Russian Federation, where they will be making their Confederations Cup debut against CONCACAF Gold Cup winners Mexico in Group A before facing t...

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Real Madrid deny signing Mourinho while still at Inter Milan in 2010

It added that Mourinho paid "more than 26 million euros in taxes, with an average tax rate over 41 percent, and accepted the regularization proposals made by the Spanish tax authorities in 2015 regard...

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Globetrotting horse Highland Reel wins at Royal Ascot

Globetrotting horse Highland Reel wins at Royal Ascot

Ulysses and Decorated Knight even nudged in front of the eventual victor but Highland Reel was simply too tough and too streetwise when it mattered and O'Brien's five-year-old ended up winning by a...

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Dallas Mavericks Select Dennis Smith Jr

A bit undersized, the former Wolfpack will likely immediately step into the starting lineup in the fall and be an upgrade an anemic Mavs' offense. Smith., who averaged 18.1 points, 6.2 assists and 4...

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All Black management unconcerned about Lions' defence

The flanker is under significant pressure for his place in the side from the Irish pairing of Peter O'Mahony and Sean O'Brien, with both starting the wins over the Crusaders and Maori All Blacks in re...

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Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russian Federation

Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russian Federation

Mexico plays Russian Federation and Portugal faces New Zealand on Sunday (AEST). But they finally got their noses in front with 18 minutes remaining when Peralta swept home Aquino's astute pu...

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Liverpool complete €42m Salah signing

Klopp hailed Salah's pace and hunger after the deal was completed and feels Liverpool can give the 25-year-old an opportunity to win top honours. Therefore, despite originally signing for £34.5m, ...

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Liverpool closing in on Mohamed Salah deal

Salah is expected to become Liverpool's most expensive signing in a deal worth a reported £39 million , according to multiple British newspapers. Salah played in England before with Chelsea , ma...

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Sindhu stunned by World No.1 Tzu Ying in Australian Open

Sindhu stunned by World No.1 Tzu Ying in Australian Open

Sindhu made a critical error at that stage where she allowed Tai to save the match point, and take the game into the decider with a 22-20 win. However, Sindhu failed to continue the momentum and went ...

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Crystal Palace make Frank De Boer offer to become new boss

I doubt Frank De Boer would have imagined being out of work having left Ajax this time a year ago? With Palace seemingly appointed De Boer it looks like Southampton are going to get their firs...

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No Dembele sale - Dortmund

No Dembele sale - Dortmund

The France starlet turned down a move to Barcelona from Rennes during last summer's transfer window to move instead to Dortmund, amid concerns that his playing at the Nou Camp was going to be limite...

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Costa Out, Lewandowski In At Stamford Bridge?

The Spanish striker announced after Spain's 2-2 draw with Colombia that he was not in Conte's plans in 2017/2018 and Atletico look to be in pole position to sign their former striker. Di Marzio repo...

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Paul George trade rumors: Lakers offering Julius Randle, picks for Pacers star

Paul George trade rumors: Lakers offering Julius Randle, picks for Pacers star

Paul George has told Indiana Pacers he wants out, and he'd like to go to the Los Angeles Lakers , according to a report from Yahoo! If the deal becomes a reality, George could be spending at...

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Federer reaches last eight in Halle, injury concern for Nishikori

Federer reaches last eight in Halle, injury concern for Nishikori

Federer , who won his first Grand Slam title since 2012 at the Australian Open in January, lost the first match of his return to German veteran Tommy Haas in Stuttgart last week. He's a tough customer...

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Lions captain Warburton on bench, O'Mahony leads team

Hansen , speaking at a press conference after announcing his team on Thursday, indicated Gatland had been wrong to "apply pressure" on the official by talking about such matters openly. Conor Murray b...

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Skipper Mithali sets semis target in Women's World Cup cricket

Skipper Mithali sets semis target in Women's World Cup cricket

When asked who is her favourite men's cricketer between India and Pakistan, she was quoted by ESPNcricinfo as saying, "Do you ask the same question to a male cricketer?" "I would like to wish the ...

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Messi offers to pay $558000 to avoid 21-month jail sentence

They said they are not opposed to the Barcelona star being fined €400 per day - a total fine of around €255,500 - for the duration of the sentence, an option also put forward by the player's defen...

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Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case

Real Madrid have refuted claims Jose Mourinho signed a contract to take over at the club before he left Inter. Other clients of Mendes who have ended up in Spain include the Portuguese full-bac...

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Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

When you have one pick in the first round, you're looking for one guy. Still, on Wednesday, Patrick seemed to be enjoying himself, not letting the weight of the moment be a burden, not letting ner...

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