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Sports CJ McCollum added to Kevin Durant’s social media rap sheet
Author: 0 CJ McCollum added to Kevin Durant’s social media rap sheet

When I'm on my phone in the middle and in between practices, of course I'm going to respond. I just did your f-king podcast. "Maybe he was upset about something I did?" Thus began something of an Abbott & Costello routine, with the reporter dancing around the subject while Durant let him squirm.

Sports City players cut short SWC break Guardiola
Author: 0 City players cut short SWC break Guardiola

The Senegal global came on at half-time at the MetLife Stadium and was a constant threat for the Reds. After a goalless first half to the match in NY, the game came to life in the second with Sane breaking the deadlock to put City ahead after 57 minutes.

Sports Thomas thrives as Froome fades
Author: 0 Thomas thrives as Froome fades

It's regrettable that people doubt my performances. Marc Soler joined, on a retreat from the break, and the yellow jersey group was quickly down to no more than 20 riders strong. "It was a tough start to the (last) climb, everyone was on the limit but Wout (Poels) and Egan (Bernal) did a tremendous job", he explained. Sunday: Stage 21 - Houilles to Champs Elysees, Paris, 116km A stage for the sprinters, or even those opportunists who are not a threat for overall classification - riders with ...

Sports Kawhi Leonard passes physical with Toronto Raptors
Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard passes physical with Toronto Raptors

Wright and Ramona Shelburn. For me, I understood they were trying to go in a different direction. We get it. Leonard is a man of few words and incredibly reserved (even by Spurs standards), but it says a lot that the two have spoken so few times since Leonard joined the team in 2011.

Sports Texas Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Chicago Cubs
Author: 0 Texas Rangers trade Cole Hamels to Chicago Cubs

The Cubs increased their efforts to acquire Hamels after the Toronto Blue Jays sent J.A. Happ to the New York Yankees . Butler - acquired in a trade with the Rockies before the start of the 2017 season - was 5-4 with a 3.98 ERA and 1.40 WHIP in 72.1 innings in his Cubs career, spanning 11 starts and 10 relief appearances.

Sports Cavs ink Love to four-year, $120M extension
Author: 0 Cavs ink Love to four-year, $120M extension

Regardless of position, he continued to produce - earning his fifth career All-Star nod (despite being unable to play; fracturing his left hand seven games before the Break), and finishing the campaign with averages of 17.6 points and a team-best 9.3 boards.

Sports LeBron James'
Author: 0 LeBron James' "The Shop" Coming To HBO Next Month

One of Rondo's four teams in the past four seasons, the Mavericks, reportedly grew so frustrated with him that they faked an injury to keep him on the bench during the 2015 playoffs. Making matters worse was the fact that many people paid $15 for the right to watch Bronny and company play, and the event had to figure out a way to provide refunds.

Sports Yankees acquire Orioles' reliever Zach Britton, further boost bullpen
Author: 0 Yankees acquire Orioles' reliever Zach Britton, further boost bullpen

That alone makes this a win-win. NY began the season with a $179 million payroll for purposes of the luxury tax, which left the team room to add salaries and remain under the $197 million threshold. Diaz said it feels great the Orioles are giving him an opportunity. Adding Britton doesn't reduce the team's need to improve its starting rotation to the deadline.

Sports Pep Guardiola discusses Liverpool's summer spending spree
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola discusses Liverpool's summer spending spree

After a goalless first half, City opened the scoring shortly after the break when Leroy Sane drove through the Liverpool defence before firing low in to the bottom corner for 1-0 in the 57th minute. "Now we're on to the last two weeks before the first game, so we need to keep going, working and we will see". "He is now in nearly ideal condition but we didn't want to take a risk today with this pitch because we need the players for the beginning of the season".

Sports Yankees acquire J.A. Happ from the Blue Jays
Author: 0 Yankees acquire J.A. Happ from the Blue Jays

The Yankees' rotation behind ace Luis Severino was full of question marks, from Masahiro Tanaka's extensive injury history to CC Sabathia's limited length to Sonny Gray's sheer lack of dependability. Drury came to the Yankees in a multi-team trade in February after two seasons as a regular in Arizona. The 25-year-old isn't yet arbitration-eligible, though that could change this off-season if he collects enough service time to qualify for Super Two status.

Sports Mbappe Names His Five Ballon d'Or Favourites, Snubs Messi
Author: 0 Mbappe Names His Five Ballon d'Or Favourites, Snubs Messi

Of course Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are up for the gong - as is French World Cup victor Kylian Mbappe . Ronaldo, who has won this honour in both years of its existence, is once again nominated, but faces arguably his toughest challenge yet, following so many impressive performances in Russian Federation.

Sports Pep Guardiola using pre-season to make decision on Man City duo
Author: 0 Pep Guardiola using pre-season to make decision on Man City duo

Manchester City is yet to welcome their main players into the first-team due to their participation in the World Cup in Russian Federation, but new summer signing Riyad Mahrez was involved in the defeat. " It will be a good experience for them [the young players] to realise they can compete [at senior level] and play well". I need to be an important player at a club and I think that can only happen with a permanent move.

Sports Imran’s party takes an early lead..
Author: 0 Imran’s party takes an early lead..

As per the partial results however, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf was convincingly leading at 111 constituencies of the National Assembly (NA) and sweeping provincial seats of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. Marriyum Aurangzeb said that if the mandate of the PML-N is "stolen", it will not be acceptable to the party's voters. A spokeswoman for Sharif's party said there were already "serious reservations" about the vote count after reports that soldiers stationed in polling stations had thrown out ...

Sports Loris Karius situation exposes gross underbelly of sports fanaticism
Author: 0 Loris Karius situation exposes gross underbelly of sports fanaticism

The Merseyside outfit finished 25 points adrift of Premier League champions Manchester City last season, so they have an very bad lot of ground to make up this time around, if they are to usurp Pep Guardiola's men. In pre-season, Sturridge has played in a new, deeper role which has given him a new lease of life, having far more of an impact and being one of the strongest positives from the early stages of Liverpool's pre-season campaign.

Sports Anthony Martial leaves Manchester United's tour to attend child's birth
Author: 0 Anthony Martial leaves Manchester United's tour to attend child's birth

However, that should not be enough for him to become new Manchester United player in summer of 2018. Best Buy Taste Test Award, they're the only brand to be rated a best buy. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is having arguably the worst summer transfer window of his short time at Old Trafford. Whether that price would be a realistic one or a plausible sum for United to spend on Rebic, let's delve into why this deal most probably will not happen.

Sports Ozil has 'respect of every player', says Arsenal boss
Author: 0 Ozil has 'respect of every player', says Arsenal boss

A group of German journalists descended upon the club's training base at the Singapore American school and Emery found himself delicately balancing his words in his second language as he navigated the choppy waters of global diplomacy. "He has experience, he has quality and he has a great mentality and we are going to help him feel good and to show his quality with us". Sania, took to Twitter as she supported, Ozil.

Sports Guardiola says Man City undecided over summer signings
Author: 0 Guardiola says Man City undecided over summer signings

His side ripped up the record books in 2017-18 - becoming the first team in English history to reach 100 points with a new high of 106 goals as Guardiola secured his first title in emphatic style. "When we made a decision to extend the contract", he said. "I am satisfied by the performance in the first half and the first 15 minutes of the second half, not the last 30 minutes".

Sports Ferrari picks Louis Camilleri as CEO, Elkann as chairman
Author: 0 Ferrari picks Louis Camilleri as CEO, Elkann as chairman

Manley has been one of the closest collaborators with the company's longtime leader Sergio Marchionne and had been seen as a possible successor. The British exec joined Chrysler in 2000 when it was under the ownership of Daimler and was central to the Jeep brand's transformation from ailing dead weight back into the black as a global heavyweight.

Sports Barcelona sign Brazilian forward Malcom for five-year deal
Author: 0 Barcelona sign Brazilian forward Malcom for five-year deal

The two club's announced the deal had been agreed on their social media accounts but the Brazilian winger ultimately signed for Barca after they came calling at the last moment. "At 11 p.m. we submitted a formal document with the offer Pallotta was willing to make". "We did not want to enter an auction: we could not continue like that, and yesterday we had only raised our offer because of the willingness and desire of our president", he added, with Roma lawyers looking into the situation.

Sports Joel Matip to leave Liverpool's USA tour with muscle injury
Author: 0 Joel Matip to leave Liverpool's USA tour with muscle injury

Mohamed Salah says that the errors committed by Loris Karius in the Champions League Final "have happened to the best of players" as the German goalkeeper looks set to lose his Liverpool place to big-money arrival Alisson. Liverpool last week paid the highest fee for a goalkeeper in history to sign Alisson from Roma in a deal worth up to €73m. Klopp said of the 19-year-old postmatch on Sunday.

Sports Carmelo Anthony to Sign With Rockets
Author: 0 Carmelo Anthony to Sign With Rockets

He is expected to receive a one-year deal from the Rockets at the league's veteran minimum salary of $2.4 million. There's been a lot of interest in Carmelo Anthony since news broke that he'd be leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder. Anthony won't officially join the Rockets until next week because the three-way trade between the Oklahoma City Thunder, Atlanta Hawks and Philadelphia 76ers has yet to officially take place.

Sports Jurgen Klopp defends Liverpool’s £65m fee for Alisson
Author: 0 Jurgen Klopp defends Liverpool’s £65m fee for Alisson

Maybe they will play a little bit less, maybe they will play all the games. "I watched the games, I lead the sessions and then I make a decision at a specific point but that's not today and it's not next week so we still have time", Klopp was quoted by Echo.

Sports Dennis Robertson Attended Kawhi Leonard's Meeting With Raptors
Author: 0 Dennis Robertson Attended Kawhi Leonard's Meeting With Raptors

So he's just a quiet guy, and I think that that's made it hard, I think, for all parties to really understand each other in this process". Kawhi Leonard #2 of the San Antonio Spurs looks on during the first half of a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on November 18, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

Sports See the moment a young boy's heart was broken by cruel fan
Author: 0 See the moment a young boy's heart was broken by cruel fan

The child, however, missed the ball and it rolled behind him. It turns out, what TV cameras didn't show was the same man had given that boy a foul ball earlier in the game, and had given a couple more away to other kids. Chicago sports talk host David Kaplan spoke to members of the Cubs organization to get the full story. One person defending the move responding to the tweet, "I like this guy, and he's got a pair of incredible shades on".

Sports Mourinho desperate for Man Utd board to release more transfer funds
Author: 0 Mourinho desperate for Man Utd board to release more transfer funds

Do the Foxes have the finances? Leicester boss Claude Puel wants to see the club match the ambition of prized assets, with Riyad Mahrez having already left for reigning Premier League champions Manchester City this summer. Maguire was a rock at the back in England's run to the last four, even managing to get on the scoresheet himself in their 2-0 quarter-final victory against Sweden.

Sports Sri Lanka reign in Colombo despite Maharaj milestone
Author: 0 Sri Lanka reign in Colombo despite Maharaj milestone

Chasing 490, South Africa were 139/5 at stumps and have a huge ask ahead in saving the series. His figures of 9 for 129 was the best by a South African bowler after readmission to the Test fold in 1991 and second best overall for South Africa after off-spinner Hugh Tayfield's 9 for 113 against England at Johannesburg in 1957.

Sports Unstoppable Fakhar sets new ODI record
Author: 0 Unstoppable Fakhar sets new ODI record

This win was Pakistan's second-biggest ODI win behind the 255-run win over Ireland in 2015. Fakhar Zaman has just become the fastest man to reach 1000 runs in ODIs, and those are some pretty illustrious names he's got ahead of! He was eventually dismissed for 85 runs by Liam Roche , but not before he had amassed a record-breaking 515 runs in the five-match bilateral ODI series.

Sports Francesco Molinari wins Claret Jug on day of drama at Carnoustie
Author: 0 Francesco Molinari wins Claret Jug on day of drama at Carnoustie

Molinari didn't make a bogey on his way to a 69 while playing alongside Woods. Francesco Molinari won The Open after an eventful final round, becaming the first Italian to win a major tournament. The roars for his two birdies could be heard from all corners of Carnoustie. Woods said it felt like old times. That will make it more hard on the opening stretch of holes for everyone in the later groups, including Spieth who hit a driver onto the first green and made eagle on his way to a 65 ...

Sports Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri: Sexist and anti-gay comments at Napoli were 'mistakes'
Author: 0 Chelsea's Maurizio Sarri: Sexist and anti-gay comments at Napoli were 'mistakes'

Corinthians will not begin negotiations over midfield jewel Pedrinho for anything less than €50m despite a recent offer of €20m from Ajax, the player's agent Will Dantas told Globeosporte . After an opening address in English, Sarri spoke in his native Italian, saying: "Clearly we would always like to keep all the strongest players". Barcelona have launched a third bid to sign Chelsea winger Willian which is in excess of £55m, Sky Sports News understands.

Sports World Cup snub could spur on Sane says Man City boss Guardiola
Author: 0 World Cup snub could spur on Sane says Man City boss Guardiola

It would have been a mistake if he had come here when he wanted to go to Maurizio and Chelsea . "He's so young and in two years it is another European Championships and then in four years another World Cup", Guardiola said during a press conference during their U.S.

Sports José Mourinho fears Alexis Sánchez will miss USA tour after visa issue
Author: 0 José Mourinho fears Alexis Sánchez will miss USA tour after visa issue

Sanchez accepted a 16 month suspended jail sentence in February for tax fraud in Spain and under American law, no one found guilty of fraud can be granted a visa to enter the country. "I sent a nice message before the World Cup and during it I did not disturb anyone". Jose Mourinho is targeting a double swoop for Croatia duo Ivan Perisic and Ante Rebic, according to reports .

Sports Twitter records 115 billion impressions during FIFA World Cup 2018
Author: 0 Twitter records 115 billion impressions during FIFA World Cup 2018

France has beaten Croatia 4-2 to take home the World Cup for the second time in 20 years. French Football Federation assigned Deschamps as national team manager in 2012 to rebuild a new generation for France after their failure at the 2008 and 2012 UEFA EURO and the 2010 World Cup.

Sports DeMar DeRozan trade reaction: A mixed bag of emotions
Author: 0 DeMar DeRozan trade reaction: A mixed bag of emotions

Another piece had to be included from San Antonio's end to make a deal involving DeRozan work, and Green became an easy choice on an expiring contract. Despite attempts by the Spurs - including a try by coach Gregg Popovich - to mend the relationship, Leonard and his camp have steadfastly maintained their distance as the offseason has worn on.

Sports Midland native competed in MLB Home Run Derby
Author: 0 Midland native competed in MLB Home Run Derby

Now with the Dodgers, Muncy did not win the Home Run Derby , but did make it to the second round, He fell short to the later champ Bryce Harper . Well, I don't blame you for staying away, because there wasn't much to see from the sluggers who swung for the fences at Nationals Park in Washington .

Sports Josh Hader apologizes after offensive tweets resurface
Author: 0 Josh Hader apologizes after offensive tweets resurface

By the way, if you defend Hader by saying that everyone probably said similar things when they were 17-years-old then, then you know what, those people are equally ignorant and should feel bad for what they've said. "I'll live up to what happened and move on from it". Hader said he had not spoken to family members and, when asked if that would be a hard conversation, responded, "I was young, immature and stupid".

Sports Yankees Need To Stay Away From Machado
Author: 0 Yankees Need To Stay Away From Machado

With the Orioles in need of a serious revamp of their pitching staff, Yankees top pitching prospect Justus Sheffield was believed to be a main target for Baltimore. Regarding the Yankees' scenario, while some fans would undoubtedly bristle at the very notion of moving Andujar, third base is a position of depth for the Yanks, who still have Brandon Drury as an option who could step onto the big league roster following the season, should that scenario ultimately play out.

Sports Top Chelsea star reportedly agrees to join Real Madrid this summer
Author: 0 Top Chelsea star reportedly agrees to join Real Madrid this summer

Both Hazard and Courtois have been linked with summer moves to Spanish giants Real Madrid , with the latter entering the final year of his contract with the west London club. Former Napoli boss Sarri, who has never won silverware, insisted the only target set by Chelsea was to be competitive this season. Hazard told reporters: "After six wonderful years at Chelsea it might be time to discover something different".

Author: 0 Kawhi Leonard rumors: Here's the latest on the Spurs forward's plan

ESPN reported Tuesday the Spurs have engaged in trade talks with several teams, including the Celtics , Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers , Los Angeles Clippers , Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers, Toronto Raptors , and Washington Wizards.

Sports Groenewegen outsprints Gaviria and Sagan to win 7th stage
Author: 0 Groenewegen outsprints Gaviria and Sagan to win 7th stage

Porte came into the Tour in winning form, taking the Tour de Suisse to stamp his claims for at least a podium finish in Paris. With van Avermaet not a specialist climber, Thomas could potentially take yellow today when the Tour resumes with a huge 158.5km mountain stage from Annecy to Le Grand Bornand.

Sports Twitter reacts to Collin Sexton's intense Summer League defense
Author: 0 Twitter reacts to Collin Sexton's intense Summer League defense

In the Lakers' semifinal win over Cleveland, Hart had 37 points, bringing his average to 24.2 - the best in the league. The Lakers are taking on the Detroit Pistons in the Summer League's quarterfinals round. "My ability to shoot off the dribble". There were moments that made you happy, moments that made you question why you are even watching, and moments that made you just stand up and say "What just happened?!" Josh Hart added 18 points, four assists, two rebounds and two steals and ...

Sports Sam Billings drafted into England ODI squad as cover for Jason Roy
Author: 0 Sam Billings drafted into England ODI squad as cover for Jason Roy

Kuldeep had ripped through England in the first match at Trent Bridge on Thursday, taking six for 25 in India's win, and although he picked up another three wickets at Lord's on Saturday, England played much more positively against him, taking him for nearly seven an over in their 86-run victory.

Sports Putin Says He Wanted Trump to Win in 2016, Didn't Interfere
Author: 0 Putin Says He Wanted Trump to Win in 2016, Didn't Interfere

Senior Republican Senator Lindsey Graham described Trump's Helsinki summit and joint press conference with Putin as a "missed opportunity" to hold Russian Federation accountable for meddling in the 2016 election. Moscow was ready to participate in a joint investigation with the United States of any such allegations, however, if any real evidence was presented, the Russian leader said.

Sports Mesut Ozil to travel with Arsenal for pre-season tour of Singapore
Author: 0 Mesut Ozil to travel with Arsenal for pre-season tour of Singapore

Arsenal are in talks with Sevilla about signing Steven Nzonzi but the Gunners will likely have to sell to fund a move for the Frenchman, sources have told The Sport Review. Speaking last week, Emery refused to close the door on new additions but said he was happy with his current squad. I want to work with him in a new way, and with an ambition for continuing with his quality [and] getting better in the team.