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Lakers Interested In Derrick Rose

Lakers Interested In Derrick Rose

In addition to the Cleveland Cavaliers , Derrick Rose also recently spoke with the LA Clippers and Milwaukee Bucks about a potential landing spot earlier this week. Rose last played for the Bulls in 2015-16, when he averaged 16.4 points per game. Rose was involved in multiple trade rumors before last season's deadline, but the Knicks ended up holding on to the oft-injured veteran. Read More

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Tour de France: Michael Matthews wins stage 16, Froome still in yellow

Ahead of two grueling Alpine stages likely to decide the outcome of the 104th Tour de France , Chris Froome and his teammates have sent a clear message to their rivals with another impressive display of collective strength. "I think it won't sink in until tomorrow morning". "I don't know what they're going to do about it", Matthews who is second in the race for the green points jersey, behind Kittel, said. Read More

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Trump administration to allow 15000 more foreign workers to work in US

Trump administration to allow 15000 more foreign workers to work in US

The H-2B program now has an annual cap of 66,000 visas and a maximum of 33,000 visas are available during the first half of the fiscal year and then the remainder and any unused H-2B visas become available from April 1 through September. The H-2B program previously drew strong bipartisan support because lawmakers have a vested interest in supporting their home state industries - whether it's crab-picking in Maryland, ski resorts in Colorado or logging in Washington . Read More

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Pliskova becomes world number one after Halep defeat

Pliskova becomes world number one after Halep defeat

Magdalena Rybarikova , who missed almost seven months after last year's Wimbledon because of injuries, is into the quarterfinals at the All England Club for the first time. In my opinion, the public was very fair. Konta refuses to use that as motivation even though Halep and her team were not overly sympathetic. "Again, they were not in my shoes". Read More

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Timberwolves NBA Summer League Preview

Timberwolves NBA Summer League Preview

The day is finally here for the summer league version of the Chicago Bulls. Brandon Ashley , a center from Arizona, led the Mavericks with 21 points, including 10 in the second quarter, and was on the receiving end of a pair of nifty assists from Smith in the final quarter. Read More

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Manchester United close in on Lukaku signing

Manchester United close in on Lukaku signing

Lukaku , 24, is expected to remain in America, where he has been holidaying with Paul Pogba , and is set to undergo a medical in Los Angeles. United's move for Lukaku means the Red Devils have now ended their pursuit of Morata, something that could be a setback for Real, who planned a move for Kylian Mbappe. Read More

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Williams 'heartbroken' by fatal crash

Williams 'heartbroken' by fatal crash

It's just - yeah, I mean, I'm just..." She was focused enough on court against Mertens, but it quickly became clear the press conference wasn't going to be so easy to deal with. Williams's attorney Malcolm Cunningham , however, denied the player was at fault in the June 9 accident after media outlets, citing a police report , said she had run a red light. Read More

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Portugal Defeats Mexico for 3rd Place in 2017 Confederations Cup

Both teams ended the match with 10 players after Nelsinho and Raul Jimenez were both given their marching orders. World champion Germany faces Copa America holder Chile later in the final in Saint Petersburg. Hernandez drove to the byline to the left of the area and drilled the ball back across goal and, when Patricio failed to intercept, the ball cannoned off Neto's shin and into the net. Read More

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Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

With the Pittsburgh Penguins winning the Stanley Cup on Sunday night after a game six win over the Nashville Predators, they will have names inscribed on what some say is the best trophy in all of sports. The Pittsburgh Penguins will return to their home city late Monday with the Stanley Cup trophy in tow, but fans will have to wait until later this week to pay tribute to the back-to-back National Hockey League champions with a victory parade. Read More

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Saints' Fairley ruled out for 2017 because of heart symptoms

The move comes after Fairley consulted with multiple doctors regarding a heart condition he's played with since entering the National Football League in 2011. Fairley was a first-round pick by the Lions and spent four seasons in Detroit. And Fairley has played for three different teams over six National Football League seasons, passing physicals with all of them. Read More

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Federer thrashes Zverev to win ninth Halle title

Federer advanced when Khachanov lifted a backhand long on match point. Federer , 35, who has won eight times in Halle , beat the defending champion Mayer 6-3 6-4 in just an hour and six minutes. "I was doubting myself a little bit, I must admit, because losing (in the opening) round for the first time in 15 years on grass was always going to shake me a little bit and it did", Federer said. Read More

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CO Democrats may benefit from gerrymandering

The analysis placed Ohio's "efficiency gap" near the top for both state and congressional races. But Republicans have a 7-4 majority in the state's congressional delegation and now control the state House 66-34. Chris Jones testified in federal court he tried to accommodate requests from a large majority of delegates, both Republicans and Democrats, who sought to tweak lines, sometimes to draw out precincts where they had historically performed poorly. Read More

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McIlroy hits back after accused of being 'bored' by Elkington

McIlroy hits back after accused of being 'bored' by Elkington

Though McIlroy's response to Elkington probably made him feel a bit better. "Jack [Nicklaus] won 18 and never mentioned his total cash", Elkington responded. Then, just two months later , he wrote that openly gay football player Michael Sam was "leading the handbag throw" at the NFL draft combine, resulting in widespread condemnation and a two-week PGA Tour suspension . Read More

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Thompson endures rain to take lead at LPGA event

Thompson endures rain to take lead at LPGA event

The 5th hole had so much water that the tees had to be moved forward and the hole that is normally a par 5, played as a par 3, meaning the course played as a par 69 instead of 71. The 19-year-old Bengaluru resident continued from where she left in the first round and surged up on the leaderboard from Tied 25th in round one to Tied 14th position on day two, six off the lead. Read More

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1st day goes to New Zealand

1st day goes to New Zealand

In the first race, Spithill was over the starting line early, forcing him to drop two boat lengths behind to clear the penalty. One of the more intriguing matchups, besides how the teams 50-foot, foiling catamarans compare and how well the crews sail them, is how Team New Zealand helmsman Peter Burling , a 26-year-old Americas Cup rookie, holds up against Spithill. Read More

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Ballet, pop stars & folk dances as Russian Federation welcomes FIFA Confederations Cup

Ballet, pop stars & folk dances as Russian Federation welcomes FIFA Confederations Cup

An official opening ceremony for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation was held in front of packed spectators stands of the newly-built football stadium in the countrys second largest city of St Petersburg. Petersburg in 2007. Both teams were lined up on the pitch for an unusual pre-match protocol, looking up at the VIP boxes to hear from Russia's leader and FIFA President Gianni Infantino , before being able to complete their preparations. Read More

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Clippers make plans to build arena near Inglewood stadium project

The Los Angeles Clippers are looking at moving out of Staples Center and building their own stadium in Inglewood. And covering them with their own pictures only invited more jokes and taunting. The property is located on about 22 acres of land between Prairie and Yukon Avenue and bordered on the north by Century Boulevard. The Clippers have seven more years on their lease at Staples Center, through 2024 (Staples opened in 1999). Read More

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Buffalo Sabres hire Phil Housley as head coach

Buffalo Sabres hire Phil Housley as head coach

In addition to that, he is the seventh Sabres alumnus to serve as Head Coach of the team. Housley is the 18th coach in franchise history and the job is his first head coaching job in his National Hockey League coaching career. Housley is a Hall of Fame defenseman who was selected by Buffalo in the first round of the 1982 draft. 2004 Season: Player Jason Botterill of the Buffalo Sabres. Read More

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Beware This In-App Purchase Scam Uncovered on App Store

A premium to VPN subscription promises to "change your device IP". In his article, "How to Make $80,000 Per Month on the Apple App" Lin highlights a troubling trend where search ads are being manipulated to promote unsafe apps. First one is that it will be necessary for the apps to use the Apple-based review prompt using which users can rate the app without exiting it. "And there is no excuse for Apple not having flagged them after the fact, once they started generating significant ... Read More

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Rafael Nadal wins record 10th title

The 2016 version of Novak Djokovic , who was utterly dominant on his way to a first French Open title has vanished without a trace and was perhaps the only man who has ever truly got to grips with Nadal on the surface. But the 2015 champion could not convert it and it proved to be the only break point he earned all afternoon. "The feeling that I have here is impossible to describe, impossible to compare to other places", Nadal said on court after the victory, brushing away tears. Read More

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Penguins seek to reversal of fortune with home ice

Penguins seek to reversal of fortune with home ice

The script has flipped when it comes to goaltenders Pekka Rinne of the Nashville Predators and Matt Murray of the Pittsburgh Penguins . Nashville's Pontus Aberg and Pittsburgh's Scott Wilson have the other two. Justin Schultz and Bryan Rust scored their first goals of the series. "It's a big game". It was a familiar showing for Rinne. Penguins F Nick Bonino missed his third straight game with a lower-body injury. Read More

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Lloris wary of Sweden threat

Lloris wary of Sweden threat

A late goal from striker Pieros Sotiriou gave Cyprus a 2-1 win over Gibraltar at Estadio Algarve. On 37 minutes, with the game goalless, Giroud picked up the ball just inside the box. He was around five yards inside his own half. France dominated the closing stages but they could not find the breakthrough they needed and were made to pay after Lloris made an terrible error. Read More

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Nadal reaches French Open semifinals after opponent retires

Nadal reaches French Open semifinals after opponent retires

The defeat means Djokovic , 29, has now surrendered all his majors having become the first man since 1969 to hold all four grand slam titles at the same time after triumphing at Roland Garros in 2016 . Beyond all that, as I said at the start of the tournament, everything that is being said and written. of course you have a job to do, but my job is to play tennis . Read More

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