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Sport Cavs target George to challenge Warriors dominance
Author: 0 Cavs target George to challenge Warriors dominance

Prior to the draft, the Lakers were reportedly offering a package of Julius Randle or Jordan Clarkson and two late first-round draft picks. However, I could see Denver being interested in a deal for Love if they were to miss out on either Griffin or Millsap.

Sport Mahela Jayawardena denies reports linking him to India coach job
Author: 0 Mahela Jayawardena denies reports linking him to India coach job

The Sri Lankan legend is at present associated with IPL franchise Mumbai Indians and BPL side Khulna Titans as the head coach. After losing to Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy, team India on June 20 faced another humiliation after its coach Anil Kumble decided against continuing in his post as the head coach of the Indian cricket team.

Sport Nantes chief accuses FFF of blocking Ranieri appointment
Author: 0 Nantes chief accuses FFF of blocking Ranieri appointment

Nantes chairman Waldemar Kita confirms that the club are on the verge of appointing former Premier League-winning manager Claudio Ranieri as their new boss. But he was sacked in February with the club battling relegation after a run of five league losses in a row. Conceicao, 42, took charge of the Ligue 1 side in December 2016 and immediately oversaw four straight wins in the league as they finished seventh in France's top tier.

Sport Josh Jackson says he would 'love' to play for Celtics
Author: 0 Josh Jackson says he would 'love' to play for Celtics

The Celtics will receive the Los Angeles Lakers' 2018 pick if it falls between the second and fifth slots. There is a decent chance that could happen. Both superstars could be just what the Celtics need to be a real contender to win an National Basketball Association title. Danny Ainge's decision to trade the No.

Sport Andy Murray to warm up for Wimbledon at Hurlingham event
Author: 0 Andy Murray to warm up for Wimbledon at Hurlingham event

Murray suffered an embarrassing first round loss against Australian World No 90 Jordan Thompson, robbing the Scot of valuable time on grass before the start of Wimbledon on 3 July. "I just think you have more players you can put at the top of the list and it's a bit more open this year". Federer was speaking after an 11-week break from Tour action, where he has returned to action in Halle to prepare for Wimbledon .

Sport Jose Mourinho pays tribute after the death of his father
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho pays tribute after the death of his father

He also coached Jose during his son's early playing days as part of a 20-year managerial career, which took in some 11 clubs. The Manchester United manager posted a touching black and white photo of himself (not this one) as a child alongside his father on Instagram.

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo accused of $16.5 million tax fraud
Author: 0 Cristiano Ronaldo accused of $16.5 million tax fraud

The player's club, in a statement on the website, has come out to say that the player has fulfilled all "his fiscal obligations". Cristiano Ronaldo has more than €14 million in unpaid taxes, according to a Spanish state prosecutor . It alleges Ronaldo defrauded Spanish tax authorities of $21.8 million between 2011 and 2014. The authorities allege that the two used tax havens in Belize and Uruguay to hide earnings from image rights.

Author: 0 SpaceX nails two rocket launches in one weekend

In addition to delivering the satellites, the Falcon had a secondary mission - attempt to land the first-stage motor on the droneship, " Just Read the Instructions ", positioned in Pacific Ocean. Several minutes later, the rocket's first stage safely landed on the floating platform located in the Atlantic Ocean. The company has successfully relaunched previously flown Falcon 9 first stages on two different occasions, and both missions have seemingly gone without a hitch.

Sport US soccer team long on hopes, short on experience
Author: 0 US soccer team long on hopes, short on experience

They will close out the group stage with their match against Nicaragua July 15 from Cleveland, Ohio with their match against Martinique in between on July 12. Four have been invited for the first time: Roldan, Kansas City forward Dom Dwyer and midfielders Kenny Saief of the Belgian club Gent and Kelyn Rowe of New England.

Sport Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team
Author: 0 Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

Or rather, The Process. It's the fourth time in franchise history that the team has had the overall No. 1 pick. In a piece on The Players' Tribune , Fultz introduced himself to the city of Philadelphia and described what he experienced over the past few months.

Sport Fleury picked up by Vegas in Wednesday's expansion draft
Author: 0 Fleury picked up by Vegas in Wednesday's expansion draft

After meeting with the Board of Governors earlier in the day, Foley said he was already "very proud" of the roster assembled by McPhee. "I believe we've put together a great team from the net out", Foley said. "My wife's in town, so for a few days we'll be out shopping looking around to see where we should go". Or maybe the franchise will look towards Deryk Engelland , who played two years for the Las Vegas Wranglers and is the closest thing to being a homegrown player.

Sport Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home' Wembley
Author: 0 Chelsea first opponents for Spurs at new 'home' Wembley

Manchester United meet West Ham United at Old Trafford on opening weekend and then face Swansea City , Leicester, Stoke , Everton and Southampton . Kloop offering some early season excitement.(September 19) Liverpool Liverpool's first fixture is away at Watford . "Iceland captured the imagination of everyone with their fantastic performance at the European Championships past year and, although the country is small in population, they have a huge love for football".

Sport UFC's Justine Kish crapped her trousers during a fight
Author: 0 UFC's Justine Kish crapped her trousers during a fight

The exertion Kish used to escape the mount of Herrig brought about the unfortunate incident. Kish did not tap out but she ended up defecating on the canvas. Herrig lit her up on the feet, and dominated her on the ground as well. "I definitely think I should be in the top 10", Herrig added. The fighters stayed standing for most of the second round, with Kish getting cut over her eye.

Sport Ezekiel Elliott, Julian Edelman among featured athletes in ESPN's Body Issue
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott, Julian Edelman among featured athletes in ESPN's Body Issue

Ultimate Fighting Championship strawweight Michelle Waterson will appear in the forthcoming 2017 edition of the annual " Body Issue ", the Worldwide Leader announced on Sunday. Ertz's hustband, Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz , will also be featured. The yearly publication, which began in 2009, features athletes from across the globe stripped down in an exploration of the athletic body in photographs, with only props from the athlete's sport to cover up.

Author: 0 Afridi terms Pakistan's win historic, stresses importance of consistency

Sanjay Pathak, a local police inspector said the men from Mohad village "were celebrating Pakistan's victory by bursting firecrackers and shouting anti-India slogans", CNN reported . "With the World Cup becoming a ten-team event, it's nearly like the World Cup is becoming more like the Champions Trophy, which I think is a good thing".

Author: 0 Portugal and Mexico Through to Confederations Cup Semi-Finals

Petersburg in the other Group A game. Slowly but surely, Portugal began to gain control of the contest but it took until the 24th minute for Ronaldo to force a stop out of Stefan Marinovic with a header at the near post . Avoiding a repeat may be the most Russian Federation can hope for. Any slender hope disappeared when substitute Igor Smolnikov came on for Aleksandr Erokhin and within moments volleyed over after finding himself unmarked and just yards from goal.

Author: 0 Ahman Green jailed on suspicion of child abuse

The abuse charge carries a penalty of up to six years in prison and a $US10,000 ($A13,180) fine. "We had contact with Mr". Green on Sunday June 25th at 11:30 p.m. The authorities have also said that they are further investigating the matter, but did not disclose any other details regarding the reasons for Green's arrest.

Author: 0 Saints place Nick Fairley on NFI list with heart condition

Fairley apparently consulted with a pair of doctors about whether or not he should continue playing professional football. Saints coach Sean Payton has said at least one specialist recommended that Fairley give up football. He had just recorded his best season as a pro, totaling 43 tackles and 6.5 sacks, and as a result signed a four-year, $28 million extension. "That means that in all likelihood, he's not going to play this year", said WWL Saints sideline reporter Kristian Garic.

Sport Mayweather, McGregor announce boxing super-fight
Author: 0 Mayweather, McGregor announce boxing super-fight

Both men confirmed the news on their Twitter accounts, with Mayweather (40) tweeting the date of Saturday, August 26 in Las Vegas for the hotly anticipated match. Mayweather was ranked by ESPN as the greatest boxer, pound for pound, of the last 25 years. McGregor has a 24-3 mixed martial arts record and is the reigning lightweight champion in UFC .

Sport Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down
Author: 0 Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down

Ball, a 6ft 6ins point guard from Anaheim who broke the UCLA record for most assists in a season, was selected by the Lakers with the second pick. While that is a lot of pressure, Luke Walton might be the ideal person to be there to help Lonzo Ball as he enters the National Basketball Association.