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Celtics introduce Horford, their biggest free agent ever
- July 09, 2016

Horford, 30, was not shy about his excitment of playing in front of Boston's fanbase calling them "electric" and "passionate". I had a great situation in Atlanta , great years. "I know that they had some conversation. That really made my decision easier". Though the top free agents are off the market, Danny Ainge and the Boston Celtics are still lurking in the shadows seeking trade opportunities. (more...)
Dana White Tells Daniel Cormier Of Jon Jones Positive PED Test
- July 09, 2016

Cormier, who lost in a competitive but one-sided decision to Jones last year at UFC 182 , thinks the 28-year-old is his own worst enemy and hopes he can recover from what is likely to be a serious suspension. "I'm coming to challenge myself". However, Silva insisted that the fight be at 205lbs since he's moving up from middleweight on short notice , and Dana White agreed with that. (more...)
Dwyane Wade Agrees to Join Chicago Bulls Dwyane Wade Agrees to Join Chicago Bulls
- July 09, 2016

Ordinarily, those things would have complemented one another. When the free-agency period began, the Chicago Bulls appeared to be heading towards a rebuild phase. It is not yet clear how these two communicated with Wade or what they talked about but the notion of Rondo convincing the former Heat shooting guard to join him in a team is very interesting especially since these two have a rough history. (more...)
Harvick gets Kentucky pole after rain cancels qualifying Harvick gets Kentucky pole after rain cancels qualifying
- July 09, 2016

The police are advising all commercial motor vehicle traffic and other non-race traffic to avoid the Gallatin County area, specifically Interstate 71, on Friday and Saturday, July 8-9. The latest cutting edge trend for the Kentucky track concerns its role as the a 1.5-mile asphalt Petri dish for experiments by NASCAR on how to improve the racing. (more...)
Bartolo Colon to replace Giants' Bumgarner on NL All-Star roster
- July 09, 2016

Perhaps the most entertaining aspect here is the spread in Colon's All-Star Games. When the season started, most people expected Colon to be shifted into a bullpen role when Zack Wheeler was healthy. This is the fourth time Colon has been named an All-Star, and he was on three previous All-Star teams, in 1998 with Cleveland, 2005 with the Angels, and 2013 with Oakland. (more...)
Von Miller to talk Long-Term Deal over phone with Broncos Von Miller to talk Long-Term Deal over phone with Broncos
- July 09, 2016

Miller and his agent are set to make a phone call in the next couple days to talk with the Denver Broncos about a possible long term extension. If the two sides do not reach agreement by the 2 p.m. The third year is guaranteed for injury only and not guaranteed for skill until the fifth day of the new league year. The Super Bowl 50 MVP is reportedly seeking "in excess" of $60 million guaranteed. (more...)
Know everything about Divyanka Tripathi-Vivek Dahiya's wedding Know everything about Divyanka Tripathi-Vivek Dahiya's wedding
- July 09, 2016

The gorgeous looking couple of telly world, Divyanka Tripathi and Vivek Dahiya are all set to tie the knot today ( July 8 ) at former's hometown, Bhopal . Pre wedding shoot: The very famous " The Wedding Story " did their pre wedding shoot . In the photographs which the on-screen character's beautician has shared on Instagram, Divyanka is seen posturing with a cake for her Bachelorette party. (more...)
Lakers drop $64M on Mozgov in ominous start to free agency
- July 09, 2016

He improved upon those numbers in his sophomore season, putting up 15.5 points, four rebounds and 2.4 assists per game as he started 79 games for L.A. The Lakers are looking for leaders and contributors to join an interesting young core, consisting of No. 2 pick Brandon Ingram, D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle, Brandon Ingram, Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr. (more...)
Murray wins thriller as Fed lies in wait Murray wins thriller as Fed lies in wait
- July 09, 2016

Murray began to probe again in the fifth game of the second set but some big serving from Berdych saw him fight off two break points. Since then, the two players have buried the racket - or at least that is how Murray sees it. "It feels great", the Czech commented. By winning Wednesday's match he became only the second active player to reach a century of grasscourt victories - only seven-times Wimbledon champion Roger Federer (151) has more. (more...)
Rights group: Police executions undermine Brazil security Rights group: Police executions undermine Brazil security
- July 09, 2016

The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics is scheduled to start on August 5 and end on August 21, promising exceptional reception and world-class facilities to maximize the athletes' experience. The report also showed that Rio police killed five people for each person they injured from 2013 to 2015, a number the group says is "the reverse of what one would expect". (more...)
Mets' Harvey to have season-ending surgery for TOS
- July 09, 2016

According to Newsday's Marc Carig , Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen said Harvey was "collapsing his back leg in the stretch", which hindered his consistency. Alderson said he is "confident, not certain" that Wheeler will be back this season. This is just the latest turn in the ongoing saga about Harvey's health. (more...)
Taylor relishing Wales' Bale vs Portugal's Ronaldo at Euro 2016
- July 09, 2016

Wales manager Chris Coleman had described the last-eight tie as Wales' biggest match since their 1958 World Cup quarter-final defeat by Brazil, their only previous appearance in the knockout stages of a major tournament. "We have to continue with our work and stick to it", Bale finished. "He added: "We have a great team, great staff and great fans - and when you have the right balance then special nights like this can happen". (more...)
Gareth Bale: Wales players' hunger greater than ever after Euro 2016 exit
- July 09, 2016

Portugal have reached the final of a major global tournament for the first time since Euro 2004 where they lost to the underdogs Greece. "Record-breaking is something very nice". "I think we've grown in confidence and grown in stature". The Publico national daily newspaper has a photograph of Ronaldo celebrating with his team mates on its front page with the headline: "All that is left is the Cup". (more...)
Serena, Kerber to meet in Wimbledon final
- July 09, 2016

Kerber, winning her first Major title, denied Serena at the Australian Open , while Garbine Muguruza beat the American in Paris. Williams , who is the defending champion cruised past Elena Vesnina 6-2, 6-0 in just 48 minutes, the quickest semi-final win in this century. (more...)
Federer falls to Raonic in 5-set semi
- July 09, 2016

And if there was any doubting that goal, Raonic confirmed it was, quite simply to win the title. Into the third set, Federer would coax a first break out of the Canadian, who surrendered his serve with a wild return, and the former champion was far more serene while sealing the set. (more...)
Lakers Signing Timofey Mozgov to Four-Year, $64 Million Deal
- July 09, 2016

He won a ring with the Cleveland Cavaliers last month, but barely played in the postseason, averaging 5.8 minutes in 13 playoff appearances. He played a career-high 25.2 minutes per game that season with the Cavs and Nuggets combined, scoring an average of 10.6 points per game with 6.9 rebounds. (more...)
France coach Deschamps lauds Griezmann's semi-final heroics France coach Deschamps lauds Griezmann's semi-final heroics
- July 09, 2016

Ozil saw plenty of the ball in the first half as Germany dominated possession, but the world champions lacked a cutting edge with striker Mario Gomez out injured. Schweinsteiger said he has yet to make a decision as to whether he wants to play on for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, telling reporters: "I first need to take a step back now and think about it". (more...)
Kevin Durant accepts villain role as part of new challenge
- July 09, 2016

And the relationship was great, we had great years and it's something you'll never take away from us, but like I said, I wanted a new chapter in my life, I felt it was time for it and I made this decision. I just didn't expect that from Durant. Kiwi Steven Adams may have inadvertently played a part in Kevin Durant's controversial exit from the Oklahoma City Thunder to join conference rivals the Golden State Warriors. (more...)
Courtois Fumes at Manager After Wales Beat Belgium in 'Biggest Match' Courtois Fumes at Manager After Wales Beat Belgium in 'Biggest Match'
- July 09, 2016

Although fans of Welsh football are still very much riding the crest of a wave, many have reacted to an article published by the Daily Mail this weekend, claiming that Welsh success in the tournament was down to English-born players. We were certainly not weaker but we lacked a fighting spirit and that made the difference". Wales manager Chris Coleman said the feeling of beating Belgium in the quarter-finals of Euro 2016 was "indescribable" as he insisted his team had shown themselves to ... (more...)
Tour de France 2016: stage one
- July 03, 2016

As for Cavendish, his opportunity to lead the Tour for the first time will come in what could be the race's first bunch sprint finish today, at Utah Beach, scene of one of the D-Day landings in 1944. Froome won a stage tour at the top of Mont Ventoux in 2013 on his way to claiming his first title. Although there are two early minor climbs, the long straight roads to the finish will nearly certainly set up a bunch sprint. (more...)
As the confetti settles and the clean-up from Cleveland’s first major professional sports championship parade in over 50 years begins, attention turn to next season. As the confetti settles and the clean-up from Cleveland’s first major professional sports championship parade in over 50 years begins, attention turn to next season.
- June 30, 2016

We’ve already seen the green shoots of something great this term and look like they could make a playoff push next season. Karl-Anthony Towns, the unanimous Rookie of the Year, is already a star and is a truly unbelievable talent destined to be the best player in the league at some point in his career - Canadian Andrew Wiggins isn't too bad either. (more...)
Arsenal agree personal terms with Premier League striker Arsenal agree personal terms with Premier League striker
- June 26, 2016

According to respected reporter Emanuele Giulianelli , as seen below on his official Twitter account, Arsenal have now agreed personal terms with the Belgian worldwide and will now push ahead with trying to agree a fee with Everton. It has been reported that Costa is unsettled in England and is desperate for a move back to Spain, which could ultimately open the door for Lukaku to rejoin Chelsea, although, there is a possibility that Costa will stay at Stamford Bridge with Lukaku returning ... (more...)
Barcelona's Neymar will snub Manchester United transfer, says Sergio Busquets
- June 22, 2016

Lionel Messi slots a picture-perfect pass to Neymar who nets Barcelona's second goal against Sevilla. Barcelona's top class midfielder, Andres Iniesta, is counting on fellow Barcelona star Neymar to remain with Barcelona amid reported interest from the likes of Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester United. (more...)
Joachim Low apologises for sniffing hands after putting them down pants Joachim Low apologises for sniffing hands after putting them down pants
- June 20, 2016

But Low was still apologetic during another press conference. "I saw the images the next day". Low's players jumped to his defence after he was mocked on the internet, but the 56 year-old has said he will try to change his behaviour while in the dugout. (more...)
PGA Friday: Phil Mickelson in contention with 65 PGA Friday: Phil Mickelson in contention with 65
- June 18, 2016

Berger held off the challenge of Phil Mickelson, Steve Stricker and Brooks Koepka to win by three strokes on the 13-under-par total of 267. Amazingly, Lefty is still looking for his first win on the PGA TOUR since the 2013 Open Championship. (more...)