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Author: 0 Clippers gauging interest for potential DeAndre Jordan deal

In an effort to reach the franchise's first Conference Finals appearance, L.A. will try to give the big three a different look. Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times tweeted that the Clippers are not in fact including Jordan in trade talks, and that no deals have been discussed or put into place.

Author: 0 Ward defeats Kovalev to retain light heavyweight titles

The main event on Saturday is slated to start at 9 p.m. ET (1 a.m. GMT) on HBO PPV, with Ward and Kovalev likely squaring off close to 12 a.m. A low blow - and I felt this. This was never considered a highly significant fight in the big scheme of things, but the referee's painfully long discussions with ringside officials post-fight will be remembered in the coming week.

Author: 0 Out-of-nowhere Ostapenko to face Halep for French Open title

Ostapenko fell in the first round on her main draw debut here previous year but is one win away from becoming the first player since Gustavo Kuerten in 1997 to win their maiden tour-level title at a Slam. But Ostapenko played fearlessly in the decider and roared home from 3-3, swishing away a forehand to finish an absorbing contest and become the first Latvian to reach a major final.

Sport Keyshawn Johnson Jr. no longer with Huskers
Author: 0 Keyshawn Johnson Jr. no longer with Huskers

Despite his famous bloodlines, his early enrollment, and his standing as one of Nebraska's most highly recruited players in the most recent signing class, Johnson wasn't expected to compete for significant playing time as a true freshman.

Author: 0 FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

The weakened starting lineup showed how lightly Mexico considered the threat posed by New Zealand. Portugal's William Carvalho, left, and Mexico's Raul Jimenez fight for the ball during the Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match between Portugal and Mexico, at the Kazan Arena, Russia , Sunday, June 18, 2017.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

Ronaldo is now at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation with Portugal , and would not begin his summer break until July 3 if his side reaches the final. The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid from 2010-13, now manages Manchester United in England. "I have found everything out through the newspapers", Perez said.

Author: 0 Cavs, GM Griffin to part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

One year ago, David Griffin celebrated the biggest win in Cavaliers history. He likened the ending to a "no-fault divorce", pointing out that Gilbert did indeed tender an offer to Griffin - the details of which are not known - which Griffin walked away from.

Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case on July 31

Other big names in football have been accused of tax fraud in Spain recently. He said that Ronaldo had clearly done nothing wrong and Perez was appalled that the "presumption of innocence is not respected" by the media who have branded the played a delinquent.

Author: 0 Mourinho accused of tax fraud

There are not many teams that could afford the 32-year-old's services, with many feeling that only United and Paris Saint-Germain could realistically sign him if he decides to leave Madrid. The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving soccer stars in Spain. The Portugal forward has strenuously denied the allegations and threatened to quit the country.

Sport Jonny Bairstow leads England to rout of South Africa
Author: 0 Jonny Bairstow leads England to rout of South Africa

Mason Crane received his England cap from Adam Hollioake. England are now No. 3 in the ICC's rankings of IT20 teams, with South Africa ranked No. The England vs South Africa 1st T20 will be played on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Yet his 110-run partnership in 95 balls with Farhaan Behardien was slowed down significantly by some brilliant debut bowling from Crane, brought on in the seventh over and conceding just 24 runs from his four overs.

Sport Mourinho accused of 3.3mn euro tax fraud in Spain
Author: 0 Mourinho accused of 3.3mn euro tax fraud in Spain

While it would be sad to see Cristiano Ronaldo leave Real Madrid , Masters champion Sergio Garcia feels the Spanish and European champions would be fine without their all-time leading goalscorer. Unsurprisingly, United's top brass are on "high alert" for the four-time Ballon d'Or victor, who quit the Theatre of Dreams for the Spanish capital back in 2009 for a then world-record £80m fee.

Author: 0 New Blackhawks jersey looks a lot like old Blackhawks jersey

In August 2015 the NHL struck a long-term deal with Adidas to produce the league's jerseys beginning at the start of the 2017-18 season. The Wild are not the only team who will debut a new look next season. Your team's prized sweater would be radically changed for the worse, and nothing would ever be the same. All could have used a simplification of their overly detailed jerseys, which is particularly saying something when it comes to the Kings' drab black-and-white scheme.

Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe wants to join Real Madrid

As translated by Goal , He said: "We haven't spoken to De Gea". "Last year we had a possibility that we didn't take, and now we have no agreement with Manchester United to sign him". Yes, Mbappe has all the tools to become one of the very best in Europe, but he's still a young player that needs to develop to reach his full potential.

Sport Tennis champion Boris Becker declared bankrupt
Author: 0 Tennis champion Boris Becker declared bankrupt

She refused to adjourn the case for a further 28 days. Since retiring from the game, Mr Becker has worked in business and the media and he also coached former world number one Novak Djokovic for three years from 2013. "The value of the asset in question far exceeds the debt owed to Arbuthnot Latham". But the judge responded: "He should have thought about that a long time ago".

Sport Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards
Author: 0 Wayne Gretzky to present Hart Trophy at NHL Awards

National Hockey League 18 launches September 15 for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, though pre-ordering the Young Stars or Young Stars Deluxe editions includes three days early access on September 12. NHL® 18 introduces 3-on-3 hockey in two bold new ways. First, NHL THREES is an arcade-inspired experience with fast-paced, over-the-top action that features faster gameplay, bigger hits and high-scoring action.

Sport Draymond Green and LeBron James are having an NBA Finals Insta-beef
Author: 0 Draymond Green and LeBron James are having an NBA Finals Insta-beef

Got "em outta here quick with the trophy - Quickie", said Green, who maintained that this was all in jest as he remains pals with LeBron James off the court. 'I never played on a super team.' You started the super team, bro! "I don't believe we're a super team here". For the finale, Green made sure he'd get the last laugh in the troll wars as he highlighted James' "I've never played for a super team" remark in his speech during the parade.

Author: 0 Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax evasion in Spain

The Spanish prosecutors have filed a criminal tax fraud lawsuit against the current United boss regarding two counts against the authorities allegedly committed in 2011 and 2012. It will now be up to a judge to decide whether to take the matter to court. The prosecutor based the accusations on information provided by Spain's Tax Office, which appear to show that Mourinho used shell companies in the Virgin Islands and Ireland to "hide profits made from image rights".

Sport Travelers Championship: PGA Odds, Pick, Predictions, Dark Horses
Author: 0 Travelers Championship: PGA Odds, Pick, Predictions, Dark Horses

Open". McIlroy, who added the event to his schedule after missing a number of tournaments this season due to a niggling rib injury, will be aiming to bounce back from missing the cut in last week's US Open , as will Day in what is his final appearance before next month's Open Championship at Royal Birkdale.

Sport FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup
Author: 0 FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

Russian Federation cruised to a 2-0 victory over New Zealand in the opening game of the tournament on Saturday and will book a place in the knockout round with a second victory in midweek. But Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio , who is from Colombia, said he did not think the chant was discriminatory. Ronaldo was named the best player in the game.

Author: 0 Spanish state prosecutor accuses Ronaldo of tax fraud

The report says that he "intentionally" did not declare income of €28.4m ($31.8m USD) related to image rights , declaring just €11.5m ($12.9m USD) of earnings from 2011-14, while his real income was nearly €43m ($48.2M USD). Now the two are linked by tax woes from income generated in Spain . Barcelona star Lionel Messi was sentenced to 22 months in prison for a €4.1m fraud, but avoided jail by paying a fine and agreeing to probation.

Sport Owen Farrell starts ahead of Johnny Sexton for first Lions Test
Author: 0 Owen Farrell starts ahead of Johnny Sexton for first Lions Test

And Gatland has favoured Alun Wyn Jones, a trusted Wales lieutenant, ahead of young England powerhouse Maro Itoje at lock. Savea is replaced on the left wing by 20-year-old Blues flyer Rieko Ioane , who will become the youngest All Black to start a Test in 12 years when he runs onto his home ground of Eden Park on Saturday.

Author: 0 Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

Grandi also called for properly protecting and caring for the world's refugees , internally displaced and asylum-seekers - who now number 22.5 million, 40.3 million, and 2.8 million, respectively. At a hearing last week, Maryland Senator Ben Cardin said cutting foreign aid hurts suffering people, but also makes "the world more dangerous" for America.

Author: 0 Mexico hold Portugal to 2-2 draw in Confederations Cup 2017

The June 17 game between Russian Federation and New Zealand (2-0) brought together some 50,000 spectators on the stands of St Petersburg stadium. His Real Madrid teammate Pepe , however, said for Ronaldo who denied any wrongdoing, football was a priority.

Sport Think Mayweather-McGregor is a freak show? How about these?
Author: 0 Think Mayweather-McGregor is a freak show? How about these?

With pay-per-views, my money travels directly from my bank account to a fighter's. "Yes, of course, why not?" "Guys who have the love for the sport and love what they do - and love the attention, and giving the fans what they want to see - that's what they do".