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Rockets, Capela reportedly reach $90M deal Rockets, Capela reportedly reach $90M deal
- July 31, 2018

The Rockets were undoubtedly great last season. The Houston Rockets re-signed restricted free agent center Clint Capela today. Capela has been an excellent fit on the Rockets, and the team re-sign the defensive-minded, undersized yet highly effective center if they wanted to continue as one of the very best teams in the league. (more...)
Mourinho: I Handed The Club A Five-Man Shortlist For Transfers Mourinho: I Handed The Club A Five-Man Shortlist For Transfers
- July 31, 2018

On Saturday, United were torn apart by Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool at Ann Arbor, Michigan , in the Red Devils' penultimate game before facing Real Madrid in Miami on Tuesday. The short term need for players to return to training early has to balance with the need to ensure they are recharged and rested after the World Cup. (more...)
LeBron James' Barbershop-Set Talk Show The Shop Greenlit at HBO LeBron James' Barbershop-Set Talk Show The Shop Greenlit at HBO
- July 30, 2018

The school, opening in a joint effort between the LeBron James Family Foundation and Akron Public Schools, will educate at-risk youth in Akron. While the target is still on the Golden State Warriors, the Los Angeles Lakers are definitely unsafe and have a master plan that inevitably will lead to a championship. (more...)
Japan forward Muto set to join Newcastle Japan forward Muto set to join Newcastle
- July 30, 2018

It means we can bring in another striker and we can be stronger. If Muto signs it would bring the number of 2018 summer transfer deals completed by Newcastle to five. Newcastle are in talks with West Brom to sign striker Salomon Rondon, according to Sky sources. West Bromwich Albion and Newcastle United have been trying to negotiate the deal for weeks, and have reportedly made a breakthrough. (more...)
Kevin Durant Unfazed By Criticism of DeMarcus Cousins Signing Kevin Durant Unfazed By Criticism of DeMarcus Cousins Signing
- July 30, 2018

Just say it instead of make excuses. He know that decision was soft but I respect it. "It'll get all these random people coming on national TV to project their feelings onto me". It's everybody's sentiments, like, 'Yo, shut up, K.D.' I'm not talking, I'm just being me. "I ain't want no smoke with nobody", Durant said. Finally, McCollum tried to put an end to all of this by tweeting there was no feud with Durant . (more...)
Luiz set to stay at Chelsea Luiz set to stay at Chelsea
- July 30, 2018

He's trying to help us every single day, double sessions, to learn quickly his philosophy. A new philosophy always takes time. But it also depends on us. He's top, top class. 'I've had a taste of what Premier League football is like and I don't want to miss out on that next season. Chelsea followed up their pre-season 1-0 win against Perth Glory with a penalty shootout win over Inter in the International Champions Cup on Saturday. (more...)
Real Madrid reportedly make £100m swoop for Chelsea duo Real Madrid reportedly make £100m swoop for Chelsea duo
- July 30, 2018

But having only signed Pickford last summer, McBride doesn't think Everton will have any intention of letting him go. According to a report by Spanish publication AS, Chelsea have received a major boost in their bid to keep hold of Eden Hazard in the summer transfer window. (more...)
Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas rides toward triumph in Paris Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas rides toward triumph in Paris
- July 30, 2018

But he was meant for more and Sky promoted him leader on some week-long stage races and he quickly delivered, winning Paris-Nice in 2016 one year after finishing second in the Tour de Suisse. "Respect to him for that because it must have been hard having a team-mate getting the plaudits and wearing the [yellow] jersey sat on the bus next to him". (more...)
Man United: Buy, buy, says Jose Mourinho Man United: Buy, buy, says Jose Mourinho
- July 29, 2018

Mourinho could have done with Matic's defensive capabilities on Saturday as his side were well beaten by their fierce rivals in front of more than 100,000 spectators in Ann Arbor, Michigan. "The referees, they come by mistake". "They were called by the baseball federation and thought it was a baseball game, they arrived here and it was soccer!" Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said the field at the Big House caused some issues, but he was impressed with the crowd. (more...)
Pep Guardiola delivers his verdict on Liverpool's summer transfer business Pep Guardiola delivers his verdict on Liverpool's summer transfer business
- July 29, 2018

But Guardiola said: "Pjanic is a player of Juventus and we are not interested in him". "I saw the game against Juventus (in the ICC) - they lost but I was impressed with the way they played". "For 75 incredible minutes, the players were so exhausted but worked so hard and for the last part of the game Liverpool brought on incredible quality and deserved to score the goals in the end". (more...)
Aston Villa KEEP Steve Bruce: Club statement as Thierry Henry rumours linger Aston Villa KEEP Steve Bruce: Club statement as Thierry Henry rumours linger
- July 28, 2018

The Frenchman last week stepped away from his punditry role with Sky Sports - a lucrative job he had held for the past three years - to concentrate on coaching. All the indications are that that's not the case but until I get in front of them we won't know. The task for Bruce will now to guide Villa back into the top flight at the second time of asking but it has been a tough summer for the club. (more...)
Jurgen Klopp provides Mohamed Salah injury update Jurgen Klopp provides Mohamed Salah injury update
- July 28, 2018

Their lead did not last long, however, as Salah buried a header six minutes later - with his second touch of the game after coming off the bench. He scored twice in the 5-0 victory over Liverpool but it wasn't until another brilliant double in the 2-1 Carabao Cup victory at West Brom that it seemed he was finally up to full speed. (more...)
Tour de France: Geraint Thomas rides nearer to the title Tour de France: Geraint Thomas rides nearer to the title
- July 28, 2018

Tom Dumoulin moved up to second, 1:59 behind Thomas, the Welsh rider who is seeking his first Grand Tour victory. "The team did a lot of work, but unfortunately I did not have the fastest legs and that's it". Thomas added: "We are coming to race our bikes, that's all we want to do". "I don't know. What can you say", said Thomas when asked whether his team's successes were credible. (more...)
Kyle Lowry doesn't know if he's ever spoken to Kawhi Leonard Kyle Lowry doesn't know if he's ever spoken to Kawhi Leonard
- July 28, 2018

The news left fans shocked, and some angry that Leonard disregarded Robinson. After some time, it healed. "It's one of the oddest situations I think I've seen since I've been in pro basketball", Robinson told host Rachel Nichols. Other All-Stars that will be sneaker free agents leading into the 2018-19 season include Philadelphia Sixers big man Joel Embiid, who is now with Adidas, as well as Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward and Golden State Warriors center, DeMarcus Cousins, both of ... (more...)
Cubs interested in Cole Hamels Cubs interested in Cole Hamels
- July 28, 2018

In 2015, Hamels threw a no-hitter against the Cubs on July 25th at Wrigley Field . It was his last start for the Phillies before being dealt to the Rangers. Imagine what the NL Central race would look like now if the Cubs had instead signed Miles Mikolas, who reinvented himself in Japan and reemerged as an All-Star and a bright spot in an otherwise dark season for the St. (more...)
Serena Williams takes another swing at anti-doping authorities Serena Williams takes another swing at anti-doping authorities
- July 28, 2018

At least I'll be keeping the sport clean ", the 36-year old wrote on her twitter page. Serena Williams is back to being a threat on the tennis court and, according to her, that means it is time for an inordinate amount of drug tests. And if I'm not there then they just leave. If that's testing everyone five times , let's do it. Serena Williams says she is being discriminated against with the frequency she has to go through drug testing. (more...)
Froome crash-tackled off his bike by police at TdF Froome crash-tackled off his bike by police at TdF
- July 28, 2018

A police officer pepper sprays a protester as another protester stands in front of the race director's vehicle during stage 16 of the Tour de France , a 218-kilometer ride from Carcassonne to Bagneres-de-Luchon. "My intention was never to criticise, just to draw some attention to the fact that I was getting pretty anxious about our guys", Brailsford added. No danger then of this being a repeat of the uneasy relationship between Froome and Sir Bradley Wiggins during the latter's victory in ... (more...)
Bollywood goes for gold at the Akash Ambani & Shloka Mehta engagement bash! Bollywood goes for gold at the Akash Ambani & Shloka Mehta engagement bash!
- July 27, 2018

Tiger Shroff looked handsome in black outfit while his alleged girlfriend Disha Patani dazzled in a lehenga. To satisfy the taste buds of the VIP and A-list guests, catering is being looked after by Foodlink Banquets and Catering. Important ladies at the ceremony, including Shloka Mehta wore custom embroided lehengas designed by same couturiers the on special occasion. Recently, Aryan attended Akash Ambani's engagement bash with SRK and Gauri. (more...)
Kevin Love signs 4-year, $120 million extension with Cavaliers Kevin Love signs 4-year, $120 million extension with Cavaliers
- July 27, 2018

The deal gives Love obvious financial security, and it locks up an elite player for the Cavaliers , who want to avoid stumbling the way they did when James left the first time in free agency in 2010. Kevin Love is the new centerpiece of the Cleveland Cavaliers . Clearly, the offense was run through LeBron and Kyrie Irving , but Love was still a key member to their finals runs over the past four seasons. (more...)
Michael Beasley defends new Los Angeles Lakers, shuns 'narrative' Michael Beasley defends new Los Angeles Lakers, shuns 'narrative'
- July 27, 2018

He was James' teammate with the Miami Heat during the 2013-14 season, when they reached the NBA Finals, and he already has friendships with Rondo, Stephenson and McGee. The team also possess a promising young core group with Brandon Ingram , Kyle Kuzma , Josh Hart , and Lonzo Ball that could develop into star talent. (more...)
New York Yankees acquire Zach Britton from Baltimore Orioles New York Yankees acquire Zach Britton from Baltimore Orioles
- July 27, 2018

The Boston Red Sox were in a lousy mood when they left Baltimore on Wednesday night. Carroll, the Yankees' 22nd-round selection in the 2015 draft out of Southern Mississippi, has spent the previous two seasons pitching exclusively out of the bullpen after serving as both a starter and reliever during his first full season in 2016. (more...)
Jose Mourinho wants two more Man United summer signings Jose Mourinho wants two more Man United summer signings
- July 27, 2018

After a goalless first half, City opened the scoring shortly after the break when Leroy Sane drove through the Liverpool defence before firing low in to the bottom corner for 1-0 in the 57th minute. 'The boys have to enjoy their football, we have to enjoy our football, otherwise it makes no sense. The Spaniard clinched the Premier League and League Cup titles with City last season and has now penned a deal that extends his stay at the Etihad Stadium until 2021. (more...)
Conor McGregor avoids jail over melee at UFC media event Conor McGregor avoids jail over melee at UFC media event
- July 27, 2018

His teammate, Cian Cowley , who was also involved in the incident, was given three days community service and anger management classes. Had McGregor been convicted of all the initial charges against him, he could have faced up to seven years in prison and deportation. (more...)
Yankees nab starting pitcher J.A. Happ in trade with Blue Jays Yankees nab starting pitcher J.A. Happ in trade with Blue Jays
- July 27, 2018

The veteran lefty makes a lot of sense for the Yankees - a team devoid of much starting pitching talent beyond Luis Severino and Masahiro Tanaka. Since re-joining the Blue Jays prior to the 2016 season, Happ has provided 454.1 innings of 3.55 ERA ball with 3.87 FIP and 8.1 Wins Above Replacement - 21st among big league starters. (more...)
Blitzboks take bronze at Sevens World Cup Blitzboks take bronze at Sevens World Cup
- July 26, 2018

In a thrilling final, which was a repeat of the 2013 final in Moscow, the All Blacks Sevens proved too strong for a valiant England team. Rotorua-born Scott Curry was a giant for his team, taking out the player of the final title. Their win over England meant the New Zealand men matched the women's efforts after they beat France on day two. Fiji and New Zealand are both vying to become the first three-time winners of the Melrose Cup . (more...)