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Sixers make Fultz No. 1 pick in National Basketball Association draft; Jazz selects Lydon

D'Angelo Russell was a first-round draft pick and the second overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft . " I needed somebody also that can make the other players better and also that players want to play w...

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Frustrated fan: McEnroe says Knicks a 'total train wreck'

ESPN's Kevin Pelton crunched the numbers and concluded Jae Crowder and the No. 3 pick would offer fair value. There are a couple of big ifs involved, however. The Celtics' have rejected that deman...

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New Zealand vs Portugal: how and where to watch

New Zealand vs Portugal: how and where to watch

Have you read Trendiee Today? Cristiano Ronaldo could be rested for Portugal's match against the All Whites. "It was a huge performance, you know we showed quality and spirit and I really be...

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Unseeded, just 20, Ostapenko wins French Open for 1st title

She deserved to win. Tennis players rarely make headline news in Latvia, where ice hockey and basketball are more popular. She's also the first Latvian to win a Grand Slam and the first unseeded...

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Chelsea Closing in on Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton

Chelsea Closing in on Virgil Van Dijk from Southampton

Liverpool had been rumoured to be close to a deal for Van Dijk several weeks ago, though negotiations eventually collapsed due to Jurgen Klopp and co. "Players and their agents hold all the power the...

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10-man France beat England 3-2 in friendly

Harry Kane levelled the scores at 2-2 from the penalty spot early in the second period after France centre-back Raphael Varane had been handed a straight red card for a last-man challenge on ...

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TCU's Wymer stymies Louisville in 4-3 CWS win; Florida next

Six times all season a time has scored six or more runs against OSU (in contrast, TCU has allowed six or more 21 times, and LSU and Florida 19 apiece). "I do believe it certainly would have change...

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Confed Cup: Ronaldo's Tax Fraud Case Doesn't Matter - Fans

Confed Cup: Ronaldo's Tax Fraud Case Doesn't Matter - Fans

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal take on Confederation Cup hosts and Group A leaders Russian Federation tomorrow with the tax storm scandal clouding Ronaldo's Real Madrid future. The Spanish prosecutor...

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Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev by TKO in highly anticipated rematch

Andre Ward stops Sergey Kovalev by TKO in highly anticipated rematch

During the 8th round /Ward made a superb right hook, hitting Kovalev in the chin. Kovalev tried to tie the American up, but Ward was relentless, slamming punches to the head and body. Only Ko...

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Ball's NBA draft stock stays strong

Ball's NBA draft stock stays strong

They made their mark by completing a few trades since taking over, but the draft is the first real indication of how they gauge talent and think about roster construction. "I'm not saying he's g...

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Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

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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Argentine agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

Argentine agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

Di Maria is the latest in an increasingly long line of people associated with both Real Madrid and Jorge Mendes to face tax fraud charges, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho both now bei...

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Durant to stay with NBA champions Warriors but West joins Clippers

Durant to stay with NBA champions Warriors but West joins Clippers

OAKLAND Most of the Warrior team went to Las Vegas this past weekend to continue their title celebration. With the NBA Draft only days way, the news and rumors will be running rampant. Randolp...

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Germany's second string pass their test -- but only just -- vs. Australia

Germany sent on Timo Werner for the ineffectual Wagner, and the young RB Leipzig striker was causing Australia all sorts of problems with his pace, nearly scoring a fourth goal after a twisting and...

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NBA Players React to the 2017 Draft

This is the third consecutive year the Lakers have had the second overall pick. Fans have still yet to see the full potential of Okafor, but in his rookie season, he averaged over 17 points a game. Si...

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Politician says Russian Federation vs Mexico football game will be interesting to watch

Politician says Russian Federation vs Mexico football game will be interesting to watch

Hudson was asked how the All Whites will attempt to stop Cristiano Ronaldo , although reports suggest the four time Ballon d'Or victor may be rested by Fernando Santos . The on-pitch fracas involved...

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Ronaldo on target for Portugal

Ronaldo on target for Portugal

Russian Federation sit third in Group A with three points, one behind co-leaders Portugal and Mexico , the latter of which they must defeat to have a chance at advancing. Little under 10 minutes i...

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76ers take Fultz to start NBA draft

The Sacramento Kings selected De'Aaron Fox to round out the top five. Auburn hasn't had a draft pick of any kind since 2001, when Jamison Brewer went in the second round to the Pacers. 1 overall for...

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NBA Draft round-up: Philadelphia 76ers take Markelle Fultz with No 1 pick

But look closer , and the 2017 Draft wasn't exactly the same as in 2016. Between his sophomore and junior years in high school, he grew from 5-foot-9 to 6-4. The Minnesota Timberwolves included t...

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A look into the future of the Vegas Golden Knights

A look into the future of the Vegas Golden Knights

Two-time reigning Conn Smythe Trophy victor Sidney Crosby led the Penguins to series victories over the Columbus Blue Jackets , Washington Capitals and Ottawa Senators before a six-game triumph o...

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'March Against Sharia' draws counter protest, police presence

The Los Angeles Times reported that they were met by counter-protesters", who "held up placards and shouted, 'No Hate! Demonstrators gathered to protest against Islamic law take part in a rally S...

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Lonzo Ball rocks $495 new Lakers colorway ZO2 sneakers after being drafted

Sixers guard and the No. 1 overall pick in Thursday's 2017 NBA Draft , Markelle Fultz , has drawn comparisons so superstars such as the Rockets' James Harden , Dwyane Wade, D'Angelo Russell ...

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ACC Sets NBA Draft Record with 10 First Rounders

ACC Sets NBA Draft Record with 10 First Rounders

No one had a worse season in the Western Conference than the Suns . He averaged 10.9 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 1.7 assists during his only season at Duke . The three of them are swing or wing player...

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Mexico vs. Russia in 2017 Confederations Cup

Mexico vs. Russia in 2017 Confederations Cup

The 68,134-seater stadium is the new home of Zenit Saint Petersburg. Meanwhile in Moscow , hosts Russian Federation face a first-round exit at their home tournament after, seemingly inevitably, C...

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Philadelphia 76ers National Basketball Association draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades

Makelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball went 1-2, as expected in Thursday night. Ball , meanwhile, gets his wish - he stays close to home in Los Angeles and will learn from a Laker executive who was a pre...

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Warns NBA Draft Picks

Warns NBA Draft Picks

With Fultz and Ball going 1-2 Thursday night, it's the first time ever that the Pac-12 has had the top two picks in the NBA Draft . After the Knicks selected promising French guard Ntilikina, w...

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NBA draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

The No. 1 overall pick in this National Basketball Association draft has become an instant fan favorite before signing his rookie contract. Fultz averaged 23.2 points last season, tops among f...

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Marc-Andre Fleury heads to Las Vegas as part of expansion draft

Marc-Andre Fleury heads to Las Vegas as part of expansion draft

The most obvious choice is Marc Methot , who was arguably the best player the team picked in the expansion draft. Instead of forcing Vegas fans to watch several years of plodding franchise-building,...

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Cristiano Ronaldo Receives Ludicrous Offer From Paris Saint Germain

Like Cristiano Ronaldo , caught-up in a similar tax claim with Spanish prosecutors, Mourinho is represented by Portuguese firm Gestifute media who issued a statement saying he "has not received any n...

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Celtics confirm they will trade No. 1 overall pick to the 76ers

Celtics confirm they will trade No. 1 overall pick to the 76ers

The 40-year-old is likely weighing whether Cleveland is a good spot for him to begin a new career, given the team's recent upheaval and that superstar LeBron James will be eligible for free agency aft...

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Red Bull take top two spots in Azerbaijan practice

Then suddenly I lost the rear and I had like a four-wheel power slide into the barrier. "To be first with not an ideal lap - first of all I went out of the garage with yellow flags and virtual saf...

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Huskies go No. 1 overall in NBA and WNBA drafts

The 76ers acquired the top pick in a trade with the Boston Celtics a week ago allowing them to move up and select the 19-year-old American. Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds...

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Stunning Origin loss for Blues

Raudonikis said the Blues lost their way after half time. The 29-year-old sees plenty of enthusiasm in the NSW team. "You got a player out there that cannot pick his arm up off the ground and th...

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Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for Confed Cup semi-final berths

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for Confed Cup semi-final berths

He scored his 20th global goal - and New Zealand's first for 334 minutes - when latching onto a deflected through ball from Clayton Lewis . However, they responded to this disappointment by going ...

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Dennis Smith Jr. eyes ROY honors, brushes off 'effort' critics

Dennis Smith Jr. eyes ROY honors, brushes off 'effort' critics

The Mavericks also saw a nice turnaround from Yogi Ferrell, who secured a multi-year contract after averaging almost 18 points over the course of a 10-day contract with the team. Former N.C. State ass...

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Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game

Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game

New Zealand's hopes of a first-ever victory in its fourth appearance at the World Cup warm-up tournament were thwarted nine minutes into the second half. "We played against a team playing at home wit...

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Liverpool complete 34.3m pound signing of Mohamed Salah

The Egyptian, 25, has signed a five-year deal and has been a prime target for manager Jurgen Klopp . Introducing Salah will not only bolster the team's attacking strength in depth but also provide ...

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Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

Hamilton trails Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel by 12 points in the driver standings . He had struggled in Monaco , unable to find the correct set-up and balance for his auto , while having diffic...

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Kyrie Irving may push for trade if LeBron leaves Cavs

Trade rumors surrounding Jimmy Butler have persisted for several years, with the rumor mill churning out new stories nearly hourly this offseason. A source spoken to recently by National Baske...

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Flyers Trade Schenn to St. Louis for 27th Pick, Select Morgan Frost

Flyers Trade Schenn to St. Louis for 27th Pick, Select Morgan Frost

Frost, ranked as the 49th-best prospect by draft analyst Craig Button, had 20 goals and 62 points on 67 games for Sault Ste. The Blues add a playmaker in Schenn, who had 25 goals and 30 assists fo...

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