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Lakers, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope reportedly reach one-year deal

Lakers, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope reportedly reach one-year deal

Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) drives to the basket as Orlando Magic forward Terrence Ross (31) defends during the first quarter at Amway Center. In the 39 games before the injury, he was averaging 14.9 points, 3.5 rebounds and 3 assists, hitting 40 percent on 3-pointers. Rose averaged 18 points, 4.4 assists and 3.8 rebounds per game with NY last season, showing that he can still play despite all of his past injuries. Read More

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Ricky Rubio traded to Jazz

Ricky Rubio traded to Jazz

Drafted by Minnesota with the No. 5 pick in 2009, Rubio spent the first six years of his career with the Wolves, averaging 10.3 points and 8.5 assists. He's at no risk of injury-related decline. Given Rubio's shooting struggles - he's a career 37.5 shooter overall and 31.5 percent from deep - opponents tend to sag off him and dare him to shoot, but that becomes a less feasible strategy with the likes of Rodney Hood, Alec Burks and perhaps Hayward and/or Ingles surrounding him. Read More

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JJ Redick signs with the Philadelphia 76ers

JJ Redick signs with the Philadelphia 76ers

The news was initially broken by Redick, who tweeted out a phrase that has become a rallying cry for the franchise. Redick averaged 15 points per game on an impressive 43 percent shooting from three-point range. McConnell and Gerald Henderson. Redick was linked most heavily to either Philadelphia or Brooklyn, where he has a home, although Houston and Minnesota reportedly entered the fray after adding superstars via trade, Paul for the Rockets and Jimmy Butler for Timberwolves. Read More

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Anderson out of title shot with Cyborg

Anderson out of title shot with Cyborg

And yet here's another turn in the saga of the UFC women's featherweight championship. "I am disappointed I won't get an opportunity to fight Megan July 29th", Cyborg said. The fight is for the title that Germaine de Randamie was stripped of after she refused to defend her title against Justino. So, this is a big change to the upcoming card, and Evinger deserves a ton of praise for agreeing to face one of the most feared fighters in the UFC, on one month's notice. Read More

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Ravi Shastri sentiment gains ground in BCCI

Ravi Shastri sentiment gains ground in BCCI

He had previously worked as the bowling coach of the national team, helping India win the inaugural World T20 in 2007, and coached the India U-19 team, guiding them to the 2006 World Cup final. For one, they alleged, " Anil Kumble treated players like school kids. "The coach reportedly gave the players a "dressing-down" after the team lost the ICC Champions Trophy final to Pakistan at The Oval on June 18". Read More

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Honda Engineer Debunks Own Claim About Cause Of Takata Air Bag Failures

Honda Engineer Debunks Own Claim About Cause Of Takata Air Bag Failures

Even so, Key Safety, the world's fourth-largest air bag maker bought by Ningbo Joyson a year ago, would gain greater access to Japanese automakers and the combined entity would pull closer in market share to leader Autoliv Inc. The recalls affect 19 different automakers, 17 of which are listed as unsecured creditors on its bankruptcy filing, including BMW, Honda and Toyota. Takata had taken a major step in reaching a settlement with the USA authorities earlier this year: accused of ... Read More

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It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

The Lakers sent Russell and Russian center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for center Brook Lopez and the rights to forward Kyle Kuzma, the 27th pick in the draft, out of Utah. "We're going to keep driving to get it flawless", Colangelo said. Embiid had adopted the nickname as his own and was commonly introduced as "The Process" at home games this season. Read More

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Chile out to curb Portugal's goal-king Ronaldo

Real Madrid forward Ronaldo has been in mouthwatering form so far at the World Cup warm-up event, scoring twice in three games and being named man in the match in all of his side's games so far. Let us know in the comments section below. "Ronaldo is part of the team and of course we'll have to watch him and try to counter his strengths". Some talented youngsters have also been important for Portugal recently, giving hope that the team can continue to succeed even after the most ... Read More

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Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

Edmonton Oilers captain Connor McDavid will appear on the cover of the EA Sports NHL 18 video game. The Newmarket, Ont., native is the first Oiler to win the Hart since Mark Messier in 1989-90. Second, NHL® 18 adds an authentic 3-on-3 online team play option to the fan-favorite EA SPORTS Hockey League mode, allowing for more open ice and strategic, risk-vs-reward multiplayer competition. Read More

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Generation game as Federer faces Zverev for Halle title

Federer won 6-3, 7-5 last spring at the Rome Masters before Zverev pulled off a 7-6 (4), 5-7, 6-3 upset in the Halle semifinals. Khachanov then missed two set points before Federer took it to the tiebreaker. His huge serve was on full display when he won the 's-Hertogenbosch title on grass last week and once again he used it to devastating effect against Querrey. Read More

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Milligan spot-kick secures draw for Australia

Loew, having rested all of his World Cup-winning stars, will match his young guns against an experienced Chile team which won both the 2015 and 2016 Copa America titles. Cameroon and Australia battled to a 1-1 stalemate at the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg, Russia , on Thursday to leave both teams in jeopardy of an early Confederations Cup exit. Read More

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Celtics Acquire First-Round Draft Pick

Boston sent its first overall pick to Philly in return for the No. 3 overall pick and future draft picks. The future pick has protections. If it does not, the Celtics will instead receive either Sacramento's or Philadelphia's first-round pick in 2019, whichever is more favorable. Read More

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Rafael Nadal wins French Open title for 10th time

Rafael Nadal wins French Open title for 10th time

Spanish NBA veteran Pau Gasol believes Rafael Nadal's unprecedented 10 Roland Garros title wins is on par with some of the greatest achievements in all of sport. "I am in a good position". "In this final, to win the Decima is very, very special". Wawrinka said the positives of the fortnight outweighed the negatives of losing a grand slam final, having shrugged off a poor clay-court season to make the final for the second time in three years. Read More

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Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain

Unwanted by Chelsea, Diego Costa shines with Spain

Perhaps this is the summer it happens, but that would be very complicated as they can't register any new players until January 2018 due to a Federation Internationale de Football Association transfer ban. He was linked with a move to China throughout the January transfer window. "I hope this situation can resolve itself and they can have a good relationship going forward". Read More

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Sharing power, Southgate gives Kane captaincy against Scots

Sharing power, Southgate gives Kane captaincy against Scots

England took the lead in the 70th minute when substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's left-foot strike beat goalkeeper Craig Gordon's flimsy attempt at a save. "The manner in which we lost it right at the end, that's Harry Kane ". Scotland next travel to Lithuania and then host Malta and Slovakia, who are four points ahead of Strachan's side in second, before facing Slovenia away from home in their final group game. Read More

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Warriors' Green stays in Game 4 after technical foul fiasco

Green apparently didn't see it that way, and in his frustration he did the thing you're never supposed to do: he did the big dismissive hand wave at the ref who made the call. The NBA released an interview transcript with two of the officials, Mike Callahan and John Goble , after the game. "But I'm still trying to figure out why did I get the "second" one". Read More

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Blowouts more common than close games in Stanley Cup Final

From the start, Sidney Crosby showed Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final would be played on a different level. The Finnish broadcast on one of those Rinne saves was pretty great, too. "It's a good game but it's still not done", Malkin said. "I didn't know the 70 percent part of it, but we are very aware this is the biggest game of the year, that's just obvious, so we are going to be ready to rock and roll tonight", said Colton Sissons . Read More

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Sidney Crosby involved in water bottle incident during Game 5

However, he chose to return the favor for his team, and offer up a gift of his own for his Penguins. Saros relieved Rinne to start the second, but Pittsburgh upped its lead to 4-0 just 1:19 into the period on Sheary's goal from Crosby. The opening faceoff was delayed a few seconds after someone threw a catfish onto the ice - a Predators thing. Subban was asked after the game if Crosby deserved more for the foul. Read More

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Struggling RHP Masahiro Tanaka pushed back 1 day by Yankees

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi announced before Friday's game that starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will have his start pushed back from Sunday to Monday. He's been throwing really well too. Severino is coming off a tough no-decision Sunday in Toronto. He lost for the fourth time in his last five starts despite allowing three earned runs or less for the 12th time. Read More

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Almost 20 Million Viewers Tune Into James Comey Testimony

Almost 20 Million Viewers Tune Into James Comey Testimony

NBC drew 2.723 million and joined its two rivals airing commercial-free coverage of the almost 3-hour testimony. "His company is his son, Jim", the man answered, identifying himself as that company, the ex-FBI director who delivered extraordinary testimony before Congress this week about his interactions with President Donald Trump before he was sacked last month. Read More

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