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Sport Kyrie Irving May Force Trade If LeBron James Leaves Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving May Force Trade If LeBron James Leaves Cleveland Cavaliers

According to sources Tuesday, the Cavaliers guard called his former Team USA teammates and told them that he could force a trade if James decided to make a run for it after next season. Meanwhile, many analysts believe the Cavaliers are better off against the Golden State Warriors with Indiana All-Star Paul George. On Sunday, reports surfaced of the Cavs trying to engage the Bulls in multi-team trade scenarios that would include a third team that can faceplate younger talent and draft picks.

Sport Papierski, Gilbert power LSU into CWS Finals
Author: 0 Papierski, Gilbert power LSU into CWS Finals

We have to get swings off on the balls that we need to and we've got to make better pitches if that's what's necessary. Those heroes, like P Caleb Gilbert and C Mike Papierski, are the reason LSU's playing for the title in the first place.

Sport Low shares the credit after landmark Germany win
Author: 0 Low shares the credit after landmark Germany win

Australia has fallen short of a historic victory over South American champions Chile at the Confederations Cup in Moscow, finishing with a 1-1 draw that sends the Socceroos home from the tournament. After a goalless first-half, Hoffenheim midfielder Kerem Demirbay scored his maiden worldwide goal in sumptuous style, picking out the top corner on the end of Julian Draxler's backheel before Timo Werner also claimed his first Germany goals with a brace, either side of Vincent ...

Sport Manchester United's Michael Carrick: I Have Learnt a Lot Off of Giggs
Author: 0 Manchester United's Michael Carrick: I Have Learnt a Lot Off of Giggs

Manchester United have signed Sweden global Victor Lindelof from Portuguese champions Benfica. Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says he could keep playing as long as his former teammate Ryan Giggs, who retired at age 40. "He wants to get the ball in areas where he can hurt teams and have end product, which is goals or assists, and at the moment there's no better man on the planet doing that".

Author: 0 Best NHL expansion team ever?: Vegas might have the cards

Despite having yet to play a game, Golden Knights majority owner Bill Foley indicated the franchise goal is to win a Stanley Cup in Year Six. "I'm so proud to be in Edmonton", McDavid said . "I didn't really see that as a hockey place when I went there". Vegas Golden Knights seventh-round draft pick Ben Jones at the 2017 NHL Entry Draft at the United Center in Chicago , Illinois, on Saturday, June 24, 2017.

Sport Grichuk homers in return, helps Cardinals top Pirates 8-4
Author: 0 Grichuk homers in return, helps Cardinals top Pirates 8-4

The St. Louis Cardinals saw a seventh inning lead evaporate with a run each in the eighth and ninth falling 4-3 in the series opener with the Pittsburgh Pirates Friday night at Busch Stadium. One out later, Greg Garcia lined a two-run single to left-center, his second hit in 30 June at-bats. His fifth homer of the year sliced Pittsburgh's lead to 4-3.

Author: 0 Maroons' Mr Nobody has the last laugh over "dumb" Blues

The last time the Maroons had the opportunity to send off a player at Suncorp, they thrashed the Blues 52-6 in the 2015 decider, as centre Justin Hodges played his last Origin match. Slater has scored 12 tries in 28 matches for Queensland , contributing to seven series wins since his Origin debut in 2004. The four playmaking stars who have punctuated a decade of dominance for Queensland reunited at ANZ Stadium to somehow conjure a remarkable, come-from-behind 18-16 win to square the ...

Sport Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz
Author: 0 Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz

However, if either of those 2019 picks result in the first overall selection, Boston will receive the other first round pick instead. In his first comments since making the trade , Ainge said he always considered the top players in this year's draft to be "very close" and that "there is a good chance the player we take at No.

Sport Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack
Author: 0 Kvitova wins Aegon Classic final for 1st title since attack

Kvitova is playing in only her second tournament since she was stabbed by an intruder at her home in December. "So the good thing about that is we know maybe how to manage more when you go winning into a tournament, and you've been there before, so you know what to do".

Sport Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title
Author: 0 Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

A Carl Hagelin empty-netter sealed the win for Pittsburgh, making the Pens the first team to defend the title since the Detroit Red Wings in 1997-98. "It's going to sting, it's going to hurt for a while", said Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban, who made the Predators a Cup contender when he was added in a stunning trade almost a year ago.

Sport Kunitz, Fleury left unprotected in National Hockey League expansion draft
Author: 0 Kunitz, Fleury left unprotected in National Hockey League expansion draft

It's a good sign that the Golden Knights, even if they don't end up picking a bunch of great players, will at least end up with a stockpile of draft picks that'll hopefully turn into great players. San Jose has two notable veteran free agents in Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau. Meanwhile the Columbus Dispatch reported the Blue Jackets are believed to be trading this year's first-round draft pick (No.

Author: 0 Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in National Hockey League draft

The 18-year-old Canadian center had 32 goals and 62 assists in 69 games last season for the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League. That was before he saw limited action this season and before Hischier continued to blossom. One of the reasons that the debate is so fierce is that Patrick is coming off a season cut short by injury , which gives scouts less tape to make a decision, but there remains a lot to like about the game of the Brandon Wheat Kings standout.

Sport India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy
Author: 0 India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy

Pakistan , once a cricketing powerhouse, has watched its world ranking slide as top teams have refused to tour the conflict-prone country, forcing the home side to play all global matches overseas. Pakistan's rejuvenation has been built around the runs of opener Fakhar Zaman and the experienced Azhar Ali while Hasan Ali and Junaid Khan stepped up to compensate for the absence of Amir who is expected to be fit for the final.

Sport Feliciano Lopez wins maiden Aegon Championships title at Queen's Club
Author: 0 Feliciano Lopez wins maiden Aegon Championships title at Queen's Club

Spain's Lopez, ranked 32 in the world , said: 'I can not believe I have finally won this tournament. Lopez capitalized on a run of Dimitrov errors in the first set to break before holding serve easily. Although Cilic won, both sets went to tie-breaks (7-6 7-6). 'But yeah, definitely I would say the top guys haven't played the best of their best, so definitely it opens up a gap for a lot of guys'.

Author: 0 Sena to hold meeting to decide on NDAs Prez nominee

He is expected to sail through comfortably in elections , if held. The NDA , including Shiv Sena and the PDP of Jammu and Kashmir, which also extended support to Kovind, commands the support of 48.93 percent in the electoral college made up of MPs and MLAs.

Sport Spanish prosecutor files tax fraud lawsuit against Cristiano Ronaldo
Author: 0 Spanish prosecutor files tax fraud lawsuit against Cristiano Ronaldo

It seems that soccer stars playing in Spain just can't get a break from tax evasion suspicion. Madrid's regional state prosecutor accused the Real Madrid and Portugal forward of four accounts of tax fraud from 2011-14. Ronaldo is one of the richest and most decorated players in soccer history. The Gestifute management company, which is owned by Ronaldo's agent Jorge Mendes, released a statement on 13 June denying that Ronaldo had concealed his income from Spanish authorities.

Author: 0 Disappointing day, but Spieth holds onto lead

Woods won 15 times before age 24. Berger finished the tournament at 12-under, and watched from the clubhouse as Spieth hit a ball from the bunker that landed next to the hole and he was able to get par to force sudden death. Berger moved into fourth place in the Presidents Cup standings, virtually assuring himself of a spot on the team later this year. Spieth had to back up after hitting his bunker shot to see the hole.

Sport Confederation Cup: Australia hold Cameroon to 1-1 draw
Author: 0 Confederation Cup: Australia hold Cameroon to 1-1 draw

Cameroon manager Hugo Broos refused to single out Vincent Aboukabar for his wastefulness in front of goal in his side's 1-1 draw with Australia in the Confederations Cup on Thursday. There's a possibility that goal worked significantly in destroying the Cameroon team's confidence, including their star keeper Ondoa , as minutes later in the 90th minute Eduardo Vargas got his ball past the keeper too.

Sport Manchester United making progress in pursuit of Alvaro Morata
Author: 0 Manchester United making progress in pursuit of Alvaro Morata

United have been strongly linked with a £70m move to sign Spanish striker Morata in recent months, with some reports suggesting a deal was close to being announced earlier this month. The 24-year-old impressively netted 20 goals for Los Blancos last season, despite playing second fiddle on the bench to Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema for large parts of the campaign.

Sport Diamondbacks beat Phillies 2-1 in 11 innings
Author: 0 Diamondbacks beat Phillies 2-1 in 11 innings

Daniel Descalso lined a run-scoring single in the 11th inning and the Diamondbacks overcame the fatigue of playing late the night before to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 on Sunday. Even after being robbed of a potential game-winning hit in the ninth, he kept grinding away. Called upon to pitch the sixth inning, De La Rosa stranded a two-out triple by striking out Tommy Joseph, who swung through an 86-mph slider.

Sport Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time
Author: 0 Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

His Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo finished third. But though the damage was apparent from outside the auto, Vettel said he was unaware of it from inside the cockpit, and Ferrari's subsequent failure to notice it meant the German missed the chance to pit for a replacement under the early safety vehicle.

Author: 0 NBA Draft: Evaluating the top 5 picks

The Sixers might have to be patient again because Fultz and Simmons will not only be learning how to play together but will also be doing so while playing their first National Basketball Association minutes ever, after Simmons missed all of last season with a foot injury.

Sport Ricciardo wins Azerbaijan GP after Hamilton-Vettel collision
Author: 0 Ricciardo wins Azerbaijan GP after Hamilton-Vettel collision

After eight races of a see-saw season, Vettel's Ferrari leads second-placed Hamilton's Mercedes by 14 points - 153 vs. 139. An irate Vettel then accelerated alongside Hamilton, gesticulated and moved his vehicle to the right and into him. At about the same time , the safety auto came out for the first time because Daniil Kvyat's Toro Rosso was stalled on the side of the track. We want to race wheel to wheel.