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Top pick Fultz shows off memorable suit jacket

Jackson was available to the Suns because the Boston Celtics , picking third, chose another small forward, Jayson Tatum of Duke. It's expected that L.A. Most of the selections Thursday night seem to ...

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As epxected, Markelle Fultz goes #1 to Philadelphia

Top draft prospects gather for a group photo before the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017 , in NY. When commissioner Adam Silver announced the pick, Philly fans erupted throughout the b...

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Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft

If championship rings were awarded for No. 1 draft picks, Josh Harris' fingers might look like Tom Brady's. The Philadelphia 76ers selected University of Washington guard Markelle Fultz with the...

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Sixers get Boston's No. 1 pick

The Celtics moved down two spots to No. 3 and picked up another first-round selection in either 2018 or 2019 - with Ainge saying the deal came at no cost to Boston whatsoever. The Celtics only get...

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Fultz selected first by 76ers in NBA Draft

Boston received the No. 3 overall pick and a future first-round pick in the deal. Fultz's caption was clearly a placed ad for a watch company, but he forgot to fill in which team he was playing fo...

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Di María fined for Spanish tax fraud

The prosecutor recommends a sentence of 16 months and a fine of almost €800,000 ($890,000). Di Maria, who now plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain, will likely not serve any prison time because...

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Fultz goes to 76ers, Ball to Lakers in NBA draft

Victory typically eluded the Huskies last season, despite Fultz's once-in-a-generation talent. FILE - In this February 1, 2017, file photo, Washington's Markelle Fultz (20) drives to the basket ...

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Liverpool have completed the signing of Egypt international Mohamed Salah

The pacy attacker scored 15 Serie A goals last season - making it 29 league goals in two years - and provided 11 assists as Roma finished third behind Juventus and Napoli. "I'm very excited to...

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Jayson Tatum Goes 3rd Overall To Celtics

Among the potential names to be heard in the Top 10 are De'Aaron Fox from the University of Kentucky , Jayson Tatum from Duke University, Joshua Jackson from the University of Kansas , and Jona...

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Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

Mourinho, 54, who left Madrid in 2013, faces two counts of tax fraud . "From now on it will be the judge in charge of the case who will take the necessary steps to determine the possible responsibi...

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UW's Markelle Fultz selected 1st overall by the Philadelphia 76e

The 76ers acquired the top pick from the Boston Celtics a week ago, and the choice of Fultz fits in nicely with their youth movement. The Sixers now have a projected starting lineup with Simmons...

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Fultz, Ball front and center in group photo

Top draft prospects gather for a group photo before the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in NY. Harris, the dual sport owner, and the 76ers already had the top pick in last year's draft....

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Former Huskies' Markelle Fultz Taken No. 1 By 76ers

Fultz was long-projected to be the draft's first selection, but his destination changed earlier this week when the Boston Celtics sent the top pick to Philadelphia for the Sixers' third selection ...

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Yasiel Puig, Wilmer Flores Exchange Words After HR

Yasiel Puig, Wilmer Flores Exchange Words After HR

They've lost three in a row and six of seven. Justin Turner, Enrique Hernandez and Joc Pederson all homered for the Dodgers . He is the first rookie to hit 10 home runs in a 10-game stretch and o...

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76ers draft Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick acquired from Celtics

76ers draft Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick acquired from Celtics

Lonzo Ball wants to stay home with the Los Angeles Lakers at No. 2, and it seems surer than ever he will. Seemingly confirming the perception that the text Fultz was using in his post was prefabri...

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Philadelphia 76ers select Fultz with number one overall pick

Philadelphia 76ers select Fultz with number one overall pick

The 2017 NBA Draft is here! 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. "We're goin...

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Lions tour manager assaulted in restaurant

Lions tour manager assaulted in restaurant

A fellow diner asked for a photograph, but a New Zealander became aggressive, abusing and shoving the 69-year-old. Spencer reportedly pushed the man away and asked to be left alone. "Unfortunately i...

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It's Jayson Tatum to Celtics at No. 3 in draft

Jackson played his first two seasons of high school at Consortium College Prep School in Detroit. Thibodeau has enough young players in Minnesota and wanted a veteran like he had during his successf...

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Boston renames street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

Boston renames street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

Ortiz played 14 of his 20 Major League Baseball seasons in Boston , helping the Red Sox win three World Series championships (2004, 2007 and 2013). The Red Sox would come back to beat the Yankees in ...

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Kansas' Josh Jackson drafted 4th overall by the Phoenix Suns

Justin Jackson of North Carolina projects as a top-20 pick too, with some mock drafts pushing him to the Atlanta Hawks. In keeping with that theme, he showed off the inside of his grey suit jacket ...

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French Open 2017 champion Jelena Ostapenko: Anything is possible

Even in moments when she appeared dead to rights, like after the first set, she kept plugging along, eating back into the lead Halep built. But Ostapenko would not go quietly, winning that game and th...

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Ronaldo not leaving Real Madrid, team president says

Ronaldo not leaving Real Madrid, team president says

Ronaldo, the four-time Ballon d'Or victor, reportedly wanted a transfer away from Real and out of the country after being accused by Spanish prosecutors last week of defrauding tax authorities of ...

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Bayern Munich rules out transfer of Robert Lewandowski

Bayern have said the striker is not for sale after he scored 30 goals to help his side secure a fifth successive Bundesliga title. But Der FCB have declared that the player will respect his contra...

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Peralta seals Mexico's comeback win over Kiwis

Later on Wednesday, Mexico needed second-half goals by Benfica's Jimenez and Peralta to grab victory over New Zealand in a bad-tempered match at Sochi. New Zealand defender Tommy Smith then cleared...

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Fultz steps out in shoes made of basketballs

The deal with the Boston Celtics was finalized Monday , and it puts the rebuilding Sixers in ideal position to secure a true playmaker. The Sixers went 28-54 last season despite 2016 No. "It's been...

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Saracens' stars named in Lions team for first Test

Saracens' stars named in Lions team for first Test

There is more than one way to play the game and thank goodness for that. "Playing rugby at the right end of the field is one", he said. But he rated the first Test of this Lions series as "pro...

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Pacers And Lakers Engage In Paul George Trade Talks

Pacers And Lakers Engage In Paul George Trade Talks

The Pacers , according to multiple league sources , are considering multiple trade offers for George , but the team doesn't feel pressure to get a deal done by Thursday. The Lakers desperately n...

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Mexico defeat New Zealand 2-1 — FIFA Confederation Cup

Hosts Russia are in third with three points and New Zealand have none. The on-pitch fracas involved so many players that the referee had to go to touchline to assess the skirmishes on a screen, ra...

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Newest Dallas Maverick: Dennis Smith Jr

The franchise needed an infusion of young, explosive talent, and they got it with the selection of Dennis Smith Jr . In Smith, Dallas potentially has its point guard of the future. (He reportedly r...

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LeBron James and Paul George: A dynamic and risky combo

LeBron James and Paul George: A dynamic and risky combo

The Paul George trade talks are still going on. Getting Randle, Clarkson, and these two last first round picks might be the best deal possible. The Pacers are backed into a corner, whether they tr...

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Lavar Ball Praises His Sons While Walking Around The Streets Of NYC

Lavar Ball Praises His Sons While Walking Around The Streets Of NYC

STRENGTHS: The 18-year-old Frenchman stirred plenty of interest when he led his team to last year's FIBA U-18 European championship, scoring 31 points and making 7 of 10 3-pointers in the title-game ...

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Suns pick Josh Jackson in NBA Draft

Duke Blue Devils forward Jayson Tatum (0) reacts after making a three pointer during the first half against the Troy Trojans in the first round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament at Bon Secours Wellness A...

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76ers pick Fultz No. 1 overall in NBA Draft

He found one in Butler, who the Wolves acquired along with the 16th overall pick for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the No. 7 pick, which ended up being - what else? - another freshman, Arizona's Lauri Ma...

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76ers take Fultz with top pick in NBA draft

76ers take Fultz with top pick in NBA draft

The 76ers, selecting first for the second consecutive year, should take Fultz before Magic Johnson takes Ball with the Lakers again in the No. 2 spot. In the case of the Sixers , he'll be famil...

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Team India should have refused to play against Pakistan: Shiv Sena

Team India should have refused to play against Pakistan: Shiv Sena

A video has emerged and gone viral on social media where Pakistani fans were seen teasing Indian cricketers while they were heading towards dressing room after the Champions Trophy final on Sunday. ...

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Markelle Fultz top pick in NBA draft

It could last a bit longer. Golden State made an offer that the Magic couldn't refuse: Webber for Penny Hardaway, whom the Warriors took third overall, plus three first-round picks. "That's something ...

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Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Later in the first round, the Lakers underlined their commitment to Ball by officially trading point guard D'Angelo Russell , the No. 2 pick in the 2015 draft. The Lakers saw Johnson deliver on all...

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Pacers pick pair from UCLA, trade for Xavier's Sumner in NBA Draft

Pacers pick pair from UCLA, trade for Xavier's Sumner in NBA Draft

Leaf will most likely play off the bench, but will give good minutes when he steps on the court. Leaf is excellent around the rim, but also has a risky outside shot that could spread defenses, espec...

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Mexico v Russia: 'Final for both teams'

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 win a fiery Group A ...

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Olin Takes 6th in Javelin at USA Track & Field Championships

Olin Takes 6th in Javelin at USA Track & Field Championships

Lambourne will compete in the first round of the 800m on Thursday at 6 p.m. MT. It won't be hard to spot athletes with ties to Kentucky when the 2017 U.S. Her time in the 3,000m ranks fifth all-time...

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