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Kevin Durant has last laugh with ring-topped cupcake hat

Kevin Durant has last laugh with ring-topped cupcake hat

The Oklahoma City faithful spent the entirety of this season calling Durant a cupcake after Russell Westbrook took a subtle jab at his former teammate by posting a picture of some cupcakes on the ...

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Markelle Fultz preferred 76ers over Celtics because of Chick-Fil-A

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. The first seven picks i...

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Isiah Thomas a big fan of Lonzo Ball

It's expected that the Lakers will chase both players. The Lakers also aren't anxious about attaching themselves to LaVar Ball , the voluble family patriarch with aspirations of building a glob...

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Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final — FIFA Confederations Cup

Nani completed the scoring with his 25th global goal. Hosts Russia are out of the Confederations Cup following a 2-1 defeat by Mexico in Kazan . The lead was quickly doubled when Bernardo Sil...

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Lakers introduce Lonzo Ball, set high expectations

Lakers introduce Lonzo Ball, set high expectations

The Hardwood Classics came on, he'd call me in his room and we'd watch". Johnson - who even went and spoke to Ball's principal and teachers at Chino Hills High - sees this teenager as a leader of me...

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76ers take Fultz; Celts draft Duke's Tatum

76ers take Fultz; Celts draft Duke's Tatum

If the picks falls out of that range, the Celtics would receive one of Philadelphia or Sacramento's first round picks in the 2019 NBA Draft . The Sacramento Kings chose to pick a guard with the 5...

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Sixers introduce draft picks at press conference

The Boston Celtics made an impressive pick by selecting Jayson Tatum from Duke University. Simmons missed all of his rookie season to injury. In an article for The Players' Tribune Friday morn...

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Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings to get Gonzaga center

Blazers trade first-round picks with the Kings to get Gonzaga center

Anchored by a backcourt duo of Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum, the Trail Blazers put together a decent campaign in 2017, but it's going to take a lot to make them a contender in the perennially co...

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Spieth storms into early lead at PGA Travelers Championship

Two-time major victor Spieth built on the momentum from his final-round 69 at the US Open, rolling in a 15-foot birdie putt on the first hole Thursday. "I think I hit five or six putts out there that ...

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Lakers Select Lonzo Ball Number 2 Overall In NBA Draft

Lakers Select Lonzo Ball Number 2 Overall In NBA Draft

Ball told nba .com/lakers: "It's insane". His last name may trigger some nostalgia for Laker fans. Ultimately, it's clear that the Lakers have high hopes for Ball to develop into a franchise...

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Manchester United set to make big money move for Alvaro Morata

A queue of clubs, including the likes of AC Milan , Chelsea and Arsenal , are thought to be keeping tabs on the Spain worldwide, and his agent Juanma Lopez stressed that Morata needs more play...

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Angel di María fined for Spanish tax fraud worth 1.3 million euros

The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving soccer stars in Spain . All are accused of using a similar system, whereby their image rights were owned by com...

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Kidambi Srikanth in Australian Open final

Kidambi Srikanth in Australian Open final

India's hopeful Kidambi Srikanth , who is set to take on Chen Long in the Australian Open Super Series final, has described his Chinese opponent as "tough", and said that he would play his usual an...

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Boston Celtics Pick Jayson Tatum in 2017 NBA Draft

Fultz is widely considered the best talent in this draft, and rightly so. Last year's record of 14 first-round freshmen fell when Brooklyn grabbed Jarrett Allen from Texas at No. In the National Bask...

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Cristiano not planning to pay alleged debt before testifying

Cristiano not planning to pay alleged debt before testifying

Perez's words have seemingly had the desired effect and calmed him down to a point that neither his manager Zinedine Zidane and teammate Sergio Ramos were able to. A judge will now decide if the case ...

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Azerbaijan GP 2017 Qualifying: Hamilton dominates, Ricciardo slips up and Stroll surprises

An added bonus for Hamilton will be that Ferrari struggled to match the pace of the two Silver Arrows and championship leader Sebastian Vettel had to settle for fourth, behind team-mate Kimi Raik...

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Newest Laker, Lonzo Ball, Throws Out Ceremonial First Pitch at Dodger Game

It has been noted that the Lakers were the third from worst National Basketball Association franchise in the 2016-17 season, making LaVar's prediction that Lonzo will take the team to the finals...

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'Ecstatic' Lewis Hamilton says pole lap 'most exciting' of the year

Lifting Hamilton past Ayrton Senna on the tally of career pole position, it means he remains on course to match Michael Schumacher's record tally at the British Grand Prix next month. Daniel Ricci...

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A's promote top prospect INF Barreto, put Pinder on DL

A's promote top prospect INF Barreto, put Pinder on DL

Brugman then hit a solo in the second off Shields. Shields led the majors in home runs allowed previous year and the home run ball played a big role in his meltdown on Saturday. He started at second b...

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Mexico coach apologises for touchline rant

Mexico coach apologises for touchline rant

The tough defender is suspended for being shown a yellow card for a crude challenge just before he could be substituted. Santos also refused to confirm if Ronaldo will take the field, though Por...

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Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo, left, celebrates with Pepe after scoring his side's first goal during the Confederations Cup, Group A soccer match between New Zealand and Portugal, at the St. After 33 m...

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Man United want to sign 28-year-old Barcelona star

Man United want to sign 28-year-old Barcelona star

Jose Mourinho is hoping to nail down a starting left-back for 2017-18 after experimenting with countless players in that position last season. Alba's future has been a source of speculation after h...

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Eoin Morgan: England did not lose to Pakistan because of over confidence

Eoin Morgan: England did not lose to Pakistan because of over confidence

Bowling had lost his sharpness as Pakistan lost only three wickets in the chase. Well though Pakistan bowled, the knowledge they had struggled to get to 237 in seeing off Sri Lanka in the Welsh ...

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What Lonzo Ball Brings to the Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers already had extra picks in the NBA Draft , yet they acquired more via the Utah Jazz. The Lakers have missed the playoffs for four straight seasons - the longest postseason ...

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New Zealand's All Blacks Overpower Lions

New Zealand's All Blacks Overpower Lions

The Lions flew out of the traps early in the second half, with Watson and Williams causing the All Blacks problems as they broke with pace, though Farrell should have gone for the points with a ...

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Local Democrats Rally Against GOP Healthcare Bill

The draft bill was unveiled on Thursday by Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell as the upper chamber's response to the American Health Care Act, the Obamacare repeal legislation passed by the ...

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FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final

Russia's Alexander Samedov, left, celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Mexico and Russia , at the Kazan Arena, Russia , Satur...

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England beaten on day one of the Women's World Cup

England beaten on day one of the Women's World Cup

Her seventh consecutive fifty was the most by any woman player in ODIs, bettering the previous mark of six jointly held by three players, Lindsay Reeler, Charlotte Edwards and Ellyse Perry. Mithali, w...

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Confederations Cup: All Whites embracing underdog tag against European giants, Portugal

Russia , third in Group A behind Mexico and Portugal , need to beat the Mexicans in their final group stage match on Saturday in Kazan to advance to the semi-finals. Deklan Wynne and Kip Colvey...

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Arsenal's new home shirt features darker red, button-down collar design

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil have given Arsenal fans fresh hope they may stay at the club despite major doubts over their futures, after the duo played a major role in the launch of the new kit....

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Russian Federation wins 2-0 in Confed Cup

Russian Federation wins 2-0 in Confed Cup

Over the past five years, there have been numerous incidents of racism during matches in Russian Federation. While Russia defeated New Zealand in the Confederations Cup opener, many questions stil...

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NHL: Glass returns to Vegas in draft

The first National Hockey League draft in Chicago began with another 18-year-old forward, Swiss center Nico Hischier, going No. 1 overall to the New Jersey Devils . He was ranked No. 28 among Europ...

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Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick

The pick sandwiched between Glass and Brannstrom was Suzuki of the Owen Sound Attack in the Ontario Hockey League. A draft viewing party was held at T-Mobile Arena Friday. That distinction was not...

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Firefighting plane crashes in Portugal

Firefighting plane crashes in Portugal

A spokesman for Portugal's Civil Protection Agency says he can not confirm that a Canadair water-dropping aircraft has crashed while fighting deadly wildfires in the central part of the country . Mea...

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Pires urges Sanchez and Ozil to stay

Arsenal's attempts to tie Sanchez and Ozil to lucrative new contracts could force the club into a wide-ranging sell-off of players this summer. Barcelona are known to be suitors of Hector Bellerin, ...

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At Least 61 Dead in Massive Fire That Roared Through Central Portugal

At Least 61 Dead in Massive Fire That Roared Through Central Portugal

At least 19 people dead in #fire in #Portugal . About 1,600 firefighters, assisted by planes and helicopters, were working to contain the blaze. On Sunday afternoon, almost 900 firefighters and 3...

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Confederations Cup : Portugal, Mexico, Russia eye semi-final berths

Confederations Cup : Portugal, Mexico, Russia eye semi-final berths

It played well against Portugal . The team played very well against a side playing at home with the support of their fans. We won't just try to keep the scoreline respectable, we want to come out and...

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Markelle Fultz Is Excited About Philly Because Of Its Chicken Sandwiches

The 6-foot-4, 195-pounder is prepared to play either position in the backcourt. "In high school I told my trainer Keith I wanted to be the No. 1 player in the country and the No. Markelle Fultz al...

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Confederations Cup 2017 Schedule, Preview: First Stage to Close on June 25

Meanwhile in Moscow , hosts Russian Federation face a first-round exit at their home tournament after, seemingly inevitably, Cristiano Ronaldo's goal for Portugal forced them to need a win agains...

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Mayweather To Fight Conor McGregor August 26

Earlier on Tuesday, the Nevada Athletic Commission approved a request from Mayweather Promotions to host a fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on 26 August. "The unknown factor. Conor McGregor ...

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