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Sport Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them
Author: 0 Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them

In exchange for Philadelphia receiving the No. 1 pick, Boston got a third round pick, and a future first round pick. Celtics rumor roundup: Paul George trade talk got "serious, ' then 'stalled": As the Celtics drafted Jayson Tatum third overall, trade talks were reported again regarding Paul George.

Sport Chiefs coach Andy Reid signs contact extension
Author: 0 Chiefs coach Andy Reid signs contact extension

The bigger question for me...does Clark Hunt really know what he's doing? "He has already established himself as one of the best coaches in the league, and he is well on his way to solidifying a place among the all-time greats". Top linebacker Justin Houston will be healthy after dealing with knee trouble last season; the secondary has been solidified after safety Eric Berry signed a long-term extension; and rookie running back Kareem Hunt gives the offense another weapon.

Sport Sixers get No. 1 pick from Celtics
Author: 0 Sixers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

The Celtics have been linked with either Josh Jackson of Kansas or Jayson Tatum of Duke at No. 3, although multiple media outlets reported the team may be willing to deal the pick. Philadelphia and Boston completed their trade of draft picks on Monday, the 76ers acquiring the No. 1 pick from the Celtics and netting the chance to draft Washington guard Markelle Fultz .

Sport Cowboys rookie Taco Charlton lands Taco Bueno endorsement deal (of course)
Author: 0 Cowboys rookie Taco Charlton lands Taco Bueno endorsement deal (of course)

After being drafted by the Cowboys at No. 28 in the 2017 NFL Draft, buzz around the Tex-Mex-crazed Dallas area surfaced on what seemed like an inevitable partnership. If the rookie lives up to the hype that made him a first-round pick of the Cowboys, then you can be sure this won't be the last endorsement deal he lands having something to do with Latin American cuisine.

Author: 0 Maddon says Cubs making informal trip to White House

It paid off immediately when Contreras hit his eighth homer, a drive about 10 rows deep into the seats in left. After failing to convert a double play in which both runners were safe, Cubs outfielder Albert Almora bunted to bring home Baez, who easily stole third on the pitch before.

Author: 0 Lance Stroll labels first Formula One podium 'a dream come true'

It was such a hectic race and so much happened, but the team kept me cool on the radio, the pace was good, we took it to the end and stayed out of trouble. On Saturday Williams chief technical officer Paddy Lowe said a test in the 2014 machine at Austin after the Montreal race had helped Stroll make a set-up breakthrough.

Sport Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations hit by rain at Eastbourne
Author: 0 Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations hit by rain at Eastbourne

Eastbourne isn't exactly a walk in the park this year and if the competition takes a bite out of Djokovic, don't expect much from the Serb in the upcoming grass-court Grand Slam . But I've got to stay positive about myself and my game. "It had to happen sooner or later and I'm really glad it did - it made me start asking myself certain questions".

Sport Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awards
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awards

He became the second player to ever average a triple-double throughout an entire season and recorded an National Basketball Association record 42 triple-doubles, surpassing Oscar Robertson's longstanding mark of 41. "This is not an individual award". The Atlanta Hawks, his hometown team, traded him to Charlotte one year into a three-year, $74 million contract.

Sport Vandy players shot in attempt to recover stolen phone
Author: 0 Vandy players shot in attempt to recover stolen phone

Police said the incident happened at a Target in Nashville. Daley, a freshman from Warner Robins, Georgia, suffered a noncritical gunshot wound to his leg, and Coppet, a redshirt freshman from Fort Lauderdale, Florida , received noncritical birdshot wounds to his arms.

Sport Germany beat Cameroon to enter Confederations Cup semis
Author: 0 Germany beat Cameroon to enter Confederations Cup semis

Although head coach Juan Carlos Osorio is a famed proponent of the rotation system, Mexico should be relatively more settled in comparison to the team that saw off Russian Federation, with Javier Hernandez set to lead the attack once more, while the eight changes that nearly preceded embarrassment against New Zealand would surely be a stretch at this stage of the competition.

Author: 0 FIFA still investigating McLaren report allegations, cannot give details

Fifa added: "As far as the Fifa Confederations Cup is concerned, every participating player has been tested through blood and urine in unannounced controls". Massimo Busacca, FIFA head of refereeing, speaks during half-time press conference following the group stage of the Confederations Cup in St.Petersburg, Russia, Monday, June 26, 2017.

Author: 0 Revenge is sweet as New Zealand win America's Cup

Work is underway for a victory parade for the sailors when they return home . "To me, it is a privilege to hold the America's Cup ". "I feel incredibly proud to have achieved this. The New Zealand crew have been on a mission to wipe out the hurt inflicted on the sports-mad country by the team who in 2013 turned an 8-1 deficit against New Zealand into a 9-8 victory.

Sport Boston Celtics trade number one pick to Philadephia 76ers
Author: 0 Boston Celtics trade number one pick to Philadephia 76ers

The blockbuster trade between the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers for the first pick in the NBA Draft is now official. The Boston Celtics have officially traded the number one overall pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft to the Philadeplhia 76ers.

Sport Cavs trying to trade for Paul George
Author: 0 Cavs trying to trade for Paul George

The Pacers might not be willing to wait until the start of free agency to make a deal. ESPN reported on Sunday that IN has discussed a three-way deal with Cleveland and Denver that would have sent George to the Cavaliers , Kevin Love to the Nuggets and a package of young players and draft picks to the Pacers.

Author: 0 Spieth holes bunker shot to win Travelers Championship

Spieth and Tiger Woods are the only two players in the modern era to reach 10 wins before turning 24-years-old. For the first time since 1998-2000, Americans have won the U.S. "So I went back to that today to see if I could conjure up any good feelings, and it felt pretty good". McIlroy managed to make par at one point after hitting a tee shot into a water hazard, and he later told Golf Channel: "I would have taken a par after the tee shot".

Sport Former UCLA Guard Russell Westbrook Named the Real MVP
Author: 0 Former UCLA Guard Russell Westbrook Named the Real MVP

Before this season, the NBA's awards were given at various times throughout the postseason. "You guys did any and everything to make sure me and my brother [Raynard] had anything we wanted", he told the audience. Gordon beat out Rockets teammate Lou Williams and former NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala for the award given to the league's top player off the bench .

Sport Everton FC beat Arsenal to land Belgian top scorer
Author: 0 Everton FC beat Arsenal to land Belgian top scorer

The Toffees have seen off competition from Arsenal and West Ham for the Nigerian forward, who is making the move from Belgian minnows Eupen. Having agreed personal terms, Onyekuru underwent a medical at Everton on Monday, several media outlets said.

Sport Lions hopeful over Davies fitness for first Test
Author: 0 Lions hopeful over Davies fitness for first Test

Too many errors worked against them, along with a 12-7 penalty count dished out by Australian referee Angus Gardner. "We show ourselves in the foot with some turnovers and penalties in the last 10 minutes". And Gatland knows they need to get their act together fast before the first Test a week on Saturday, or risk getting slaughtered by the All Blacks.

Sport Comical scene at world cup
Author: 0 Comical scene at world cup

Australia chased the target of 205 runs in 38.1 overs with eight wickets to spare. "Generally the scores here in one-day county matches have been very good and the wickets we practiced on today came onto the bat pretty well", Lanning said.

Sport Tyson Fury backs Conor McGregor; Manny Pacquiao predicts 'boring' bout
Author: 0 Tyson Fury backs Conor McGregor; Manny Pacquiao predicts 'boring' bout

In fact, he says there is a chance that it will be "very boring". Get the app and get the game. Mayweather has said nothing about coming out of retirement permanently, but Pacquiao says he would be interested in a rematch. Now, a new high-profile fight is on Mayweather's calendar as he is set to lock horns with " The Notorious One" on August 26th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Author: 0 Yanks place Starlin Castro on DL, recall prospect Tyler Wade

Castro pulled up lame while running out a ground ball in the second inning. NY put outfielder Aaron Hicks on the DL with a strained right oblique. The Yankees then put him on the DL prior to Tuesday night's contest. The 22-year-old infielder was hitting.313 with five homers and 25 RBIs in 71 games for the RailRiders. On Sunday, New York optioned left-hander Tyler Webb and outfielder Mason Williams to the farm club.

Sport Former UVA All-American Brogdon named NBA Rookie of the Year
Author: 0 Former UVA All-American Brogdon named NBA Rookie of the Year

He was also third in field goal percentage (45.7) and fourth in scoring (10.2 ppg). Really, it's not even close based on per-game averages. Of course, it's also worth noting that in his playing days Bucks head coach Jason Kidd was also named as a Co-Rookie of the Year alongside Grant Hill in 1994-95.

Sport Russell Westbrook beats out Kawhi Leonard and James Harden for NBA MVP
Author: 0 Russell Westbrook beats out Kawhi Leonard and James Harden for NBA MVP

He was given a colorful jacket like the ones worn by Craig Sager, the longtime Turner Sports reporter who died of cancer this past season. Teammate Giannis Antetokounmpo won the Most Improved Player award. Brogdon was the No. 36 overall selection out of Virginia. Westbrook led the league in scoring (31.6 points), was third in assists (10.4) and 10th in rebounds (10.7).