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Wizards trade Howard to Grizz for Miles

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Depending upon who Howard signs with, it could mark the seventh team of the 15-year veteran's National Basketball Association career. The swap for Howard should save the Grizzlies about $3 million. " March 27, 2019: Wizards head coach Scott Brooks told media "It's pretty safe to say" that Dwight Howard will not return to play for the rest of the year". Read More »

Lionel Messi prevented Manchester United star from signing for Barcelona last season

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Manchester United academy graduate and Brazilian global Andreas Pereira has signed a new four-year contract till 2023, with the option to extend it by a further twelve months, the club has confirmed on their official website . Despite scoring 16 goals this season, half of which came from the penalty spot, Pogba was often criticised for his contribution under both Jose Mourinho and Solskjaer as United limped to a sixth-placed finish in the Premier League . Read More »

Statement from Robert Kraft on Tedy Bruschi

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He was rushed to Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro after he recognized the warning signs. That small hole in his heart ultimately led to a blockage of blood flow in his brain. Bruschi created Tedy's Team with his wife, Heidi, and the American Stroke Association to raise awareness of the condition and its symptoms. Since retiring in in 2008, Bruschi has spent time working as an National Football League analyst on ESPN . Read More »

Raonic on Murray and Williams teaming up to play Wimbledon mixed doubles

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Serena Williams has confirmed she will not be attending the christening of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's baby son Archie on Saturday, because of work commitments. "No, I'm working on Saturday... so, she understands work". Last year, Meghan and Kate attended Wimbledon together to catch the match between Serena and Angelique Kerber . Read More »

Clippers make their move, land Leonard, George

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The LA Clippers are making a blockbuster trade for Oklahoma City Thunderforward Paul George , clearing the path for free agent Kawhi Leonard to sign with the Clippers on a four-year, $141 million contract, league sources told ESPN. Green played a quiet-but-effective role for the San Antonio Spurs from 2010-18 - before being part of a trade last offseason that sent Leonard to the Raptors. Read More »

Chelsea striker Morata only thinking of Atletico Madrid stay

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Alvaro Morata may have flopped at Chelsea after a promising start, but he appears to have done quite a few things right since joining Atletico Madrid on loan following a turbulent first year in the Premier League. And this means that the likes of Tammy Abraham will come into the forefront. The Telegraph previously reported that the Blues informed the Spanish outfit that they would consider terminating his loan deal this summer if they didn't pay up to sign him permanently. Read More »

Australia batsman Shaun Marsh out of tournament with broken arm

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South Africa are likely to play the same team against the Aussies. Much like the Australian batsmen, I have also selected the top-three Australian wicket-takers in the tournament. But instead Australia were the first team to qualify for the semi-finals. They have played like outright favourites in this tournament and would look to continue their good run. Read More »

Upset with Barcelona, Atletico says it wants Griezmann back

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If Barca can get the Griezmann deal over the line despite the friction it has caused with Atletico , it could also put the futures of former Liverpool forward Coutinho and teenager Dembele in doubt. "[Dembele] is a young talented player, different from the rest in the football world". Atletico Madrid have reacted furiously to Barcelona's admission that they are in negotiations to sign Antoine Griezmann by accusing them of tapping up the player in the middle of last season and ... Read More »

Teenage sensation Cori Gauff enjoys another straight sets victory

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The 15-year-old American tennis star nicknamed "Coco" has done it again. And if she passes that challenge then 2018 Australian Birth victor Caroline Wozniacki might perchance perchance look ahead to her in the quarter-ultimate followed by the probability of a semi-ultimate match in opposition to the wily Karolina Pliskova. Read More »

Federer into Wimbledon second round for 17th successive year

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In defence, you're weak. It wasn't like I was serving poorly, you know. "But I think with my experience I stayed calm". "I know I have other things in the bag that I can come up with, other tricks". I'm not a guy that is going to be in a fight with anybody. Nadal and Kyrgios have been involved in a bitter war of words this year since the Australian defeated the 18-time major champion in a stormy clash in Acapulco. Read More »

Zion Williamson: NBA Spacing 'Almost Like a Dream Come True'

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Thunder assistant coach Dave Bliss will serve as the team's summer league head coach. The Thunder have announced their Las Vegas Summer League roster as well as their schedule for the week. Thunder 2019 first-round draft pick Darius Bazley was not listed on the roster. Notable players on the roster include second-year players Josh Okogie and Keita Bates-Diop. Read More »

Knicks become betting favorites ... to win the NBA Summer League

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New Orleans, which will see No. 1 pick Zion Williamson make his debut, is listed at 16/1. Team China previously played in Las Vegas at NBA Summer League 2007. All 32 teams will compete in a tournament-style schedule and play four preliminary games before the top eight teams are seeded into a Championship bracket. Read More »

Tedy Bruschi, former Patriot star and current ESPN analyst, had another stroke

The family asked for privacy at this time. Bruschi was found to have a heart defect that required him to undergo a surgical procedure to fix a hole, forcing him to sit out the start of the 2005 campaign. "So, every minute counts". That's not really a word you use when you're 31 years old. Bruschi's family released the following statement regarding his condition. Read More »

Afghanistan vs West Indies - Highlights & Stats

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The wicket-keeper's 86 off 92 deliveries against the West Indies saw him move ahead of Tendulkar's best of 84 which came 27 years ago. "I'm very disappointed with the performance of the team". "You have to really grind them and they got away", he added. "Definitely a learning experience, something I'll never forget", said Hope, who won the man-of-the-match award for his 77. Read More »

Future of East Devon's William Hill shops thrown into doubt

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From Brexit breaking news to HD movie trailers, The Sun newspaper brings you the latest news videos and explainers from the United Kingdom and around the world. "Workers don't deserve to be the victims of the changes happening in the industry as a result of either government policy or the significant shift towards online gambling". Read More »

From Spain: AC Milan interested in veteran Real Madrid defender

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And according to Spanish publication AS, the Gunners have submitted a £28.6million offer up front, with another £2.69m in add-ons. Liverpool were linked with a move for the Spaniard but it seems like Tottenham could be his new destination after Ceballos spoke with Mauricio Pochettino, apparently getting assurances that he will play regularly in the Spurs side. Read More »

Nuggets' Porter Jr. sprains knee, likely out for summer league

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An ill-timed knee strain will cost Michael Porter Jr . the opportunity to play in summer league this offseason. After getting drafted No. 14 overall by the Nuggets previous year, Michael Porter Jr . The Nuggets open their Summer League against the Phoenix Suns on Saturday (1:30pm AEST). Porter Jr. was one of the most highly-touted prospects in the class of 2017 as a senior at Nathan Hale High School, then shocked recruiters by opting to return to his home state to play at the ... Read More »

76ers offer Simmons five-year, $168 million max deal

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The deal will begin in the 2020-21 season. Assuming the sides agree on what will be a full max, Simmons' salary for the following season would jump to about $29.3 million and eventually rise to almost $39 million in 2024-25. Among the biggest winners of that sweepstakes: Portland's Damian Lillard got a $196 million extension, Denver's Jamal Murray got one for $170 million and Simmons is on his way to getting the same. Read More »

5 teams who should target Andre Iguodala

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ESPN's Tim MacMahon reports that the Grizzlies do not intend to buy out Iguodala's contract before next season and are actively exploring trade possibilities for the veteran swingman. As the Grizzlies want to save as much money as possible, they could be gaining leverage by trading him. The 2015 NBA Finals MVP averaged 5.7 points, 3.7 rebounds and 3.2 assists over 68 games with the Warriors in 2018-19, his sixth year with the team. Read More »

Why teenager Cori Gauff has a realistic shot of winning Wimbledon

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Zhang Shuai of China became the first player to reach the second week of Wimbledon after knocking out former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki in the third round. "Surprisingly, social media kind of relaxes me before the match", Gauff said. I just watch You-Tube videos before my match. Gauff - who has worked with Patrick Mouratoglou , Serena Williams' coach, for a few years - said the foundation of her play was practice. Read More »

Kyrgios admits: I deliberately hit Nadal with ball

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Kyrgios also stood by his decision to spend the night before his center court date with Nadal in a local pub, shutting down a reporter with a stern "no" when quizzed if his pre-game preparations could have made a difference on the court. Read More »

Buffon returns to Juventus

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Today I received the confirmation that life is incredible and it's always worth dreaming". His agent, Silvano Martina, also claimed Buffon had rejected several big-money offers from the Premier League. The former Parma player is now expected to be cover for Juve's first choice 'keeper Wojciech Szczesny, who became his successor last summer. World Cup victor Buffon, who was capped 176 times by his country, announced last month that he would leave PSG after a single season in France. Read More »

Left is right for Cricket World Cup quicks

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They went down to Australia by 41 runs in their fourth match. Currently, Pakistan run-rate is -0.792 and the Kiwis has got +0.175 -a huge margin, and for Pakistan to overturn the run-rate, they will have to beat Bangladesh by at least 308 runs. Read More »

Fun is back for Murray on victorious Wimbledon return

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The two-time singles champion at the All England Club teamed with Pierre-Hugues Herbert to beat Marius Copil and Ugo Humbert 4-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-0. On paper, it was a strong partnership, but there were concerns over a thigh problem for Herbert while Murray, who won the title at Queen's Club with Feliciano Lopez in his first tournament back, revealed their first practice session together was not a success. Read More »

MS Dhoni's Daughter Ziva Cheers For India From The Stands In Birmingham

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He also advised the team to not waste him now and save him when the team really needs him the most. "Right now, India is doing it without MS Dhoni firing". "It's a fact that he has been using different bats with different brandings, but he is not charging them". " Dhoni has a big heart". In line with the worldwide increasing market demand for active lifestyle wear, SEVEN by MS Dhoni is now registered in 45 countries with a presence across 309 multi-store outlets PAN India and ... Read More »

Herrera promises passion as he signs for PSG

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Herrera , who left Old Trafford after failing to agree on fresh terms with the Premier League side, had always been expected to join the French champions, and now the deal has been confirmed by the Parisians on their official website . Read More »

Pakistan target 500 to knock Black Caps out of World Cup

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Speaking on the eve of the clash, the wicketkeeper-batsman said, the team would give its best and try to score 500. With so much to play for personally, Shakib will hope for one last run-filled outing in the tournament and help Bangladesh finish their campaign on a high. Read More »

Arsenal willing to sign Brahimi if they can’t land Zaha- Standard

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Arsenal could find it hard to sign Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha this summer after their latest offer is thought to have "incensed" the Eagles, according to a report by BBC Sport . Aside from Zaha, Arsenal are on the hunt for defensive reinforcements as well and they are now in talks to pursue Kieran Tierney and William Saliba from Celtic and Saint-Etienne respectively. Read More »

I would be fool to emulate Rohit's batting style, says Rahul

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Yes, she had witnessed Clive Lloyd lifting the trophy at Lord's in 1975 when the World Cup was played for the first time. Rohit scored 104 off 92 balls, which included seven boundaries and five sixes against Bangladesh . New Zealand eventually picked up a two-wicket win, with Bangladesh paying dearly for losing those two points, in hindsight. Sharma, who started his World Cup campaign strongly against South Africa with a battling 122 not out on a tough batting wicket, says he has ... Read More »

Marko Arnautovic hands in transfer request at West Ham

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Thank you for your feedback. "If not, let's take the money, get him out and we'll move on ". Superb, intent-filled displays, during which the former Inter Milan man looks a genuine world-beater in London, have all too-often been quickly followed by the kind of performance which suggest that Arnautovic couldn't care less about West Ham, or football in general for that matter. Read More »

Gayle strikes as West Indies see off Afghanistan in World Cup

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Shai Hope was adjudged Man Of The Match for his innings of 77 runs. The legendary Ambrose is urging the Jamaican and West Indies opener Gayle to bow out of world cricket at the end of the ICC cricket World cup in England and Wales. Lewis was initially more assertive but after reaching 44 from 43 balls, he added just 14 from his next 35, the pressure eventually telling as he holed out to long-on. Read More »

Leicester complete £30m move for Newcastle striker Ayoze Perez

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Perez had hinted that he could head back to his homeland, but Leicester have moved to add his creativity and finishing ability to the ranks at the King Power Stadium. The 25-year-old was their 13-goal top scorer last season, including netting the victor in Newcastle's 1-0 victory at Leicester in April. "I think he's a player who will excite our supporters, and his style is one that I believe complements the options and quality that we already have here at the club". Read More »