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Denver Nuggets won't use two certain players in trade for Kyrie Irving

You can guarantee though this isn't the last we've heard of Irving possibly being traded this summer. They nearly immediately broached the topic of Kyrie Irving and his trade request out of Cleveland. Much like Carmelo Anthony , the two years left on Irving's contract put him in a less than optimal spot. While teams start out demanding the farm for superstars, they rarely get what they're asking for. Read More »

Play Suspended at Ricoh Women's British Open Due to Weather


Mel Reid and Jodi Ewart Shadoff lead the English interest and sit in a share of third thanks to matching 67s, with Hull bogeying two of her final three holes to join Dame Laura Davies in the group four off the pace. "I felt like that really helped me a lot, just getting used to playing links golf as it is so different". Just as folk were enjoying the sense of dewy-eyed nostalgia, a spanner was flung into the works with the weather delay and when she resumed, Davies got into a guddle in two ... Read More »

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton robs home run for last out


Max Scherzer has not lost since June 21 but he will get a chance to avenge that defeat when the Washington Nationals continue a three-game series at the Miami Marlins on Tuesday. Dodgers 3, Braves 2: Kenta Maeda allowed only two hits in seven scoreless innings, Cody Bellinger homered and streaking Los Angeles beat Atlanta for its ninth straight win. Read More »

Federer to play in Montreal Open


Federer, who won a record eighth title at Wimbledon just over two weeks ago , confirmed yesterday that he would be heading to Montreal. He added: 'This 2017 season has been very exciting and I am really looking forward to being back on the court on the ATP Tour'. Read More »

Euro 2017: England's Lionesses face hosts Holland in semi-final


In their most recent clash, in November previous year, England won 1-0 with a goal from Jodie Taylor, who's in scorching form at the Euros - in England's opening match she became only the third English player to score a hat-trick in a major tournament, joining Gary Lineker and Geoff Hurst. Read More »

Conor McGregor Has an Awkward Style & Great Timing — Ellerbe


Paulie Malignaggi is a tough and prideful former champion, and he's been boxing far, far longer than Conor McGregor , and so it should not surprise anyone to learn that McGregor has not knocked him down or otherwise pummeled him into submission during their sparring sessions. Read More »

Fit-again Rahul hits fifty in strong India start

Pujara received huge compliments from cricketers on social networking site Twitter. Can Sri Lanka pull things back? Rahul and Pujara had put on a 53-run stand after the fall of Dhawan and were ticking along nicely only for disaster to strike with the score at 109-1. Read More »

Ronaldo appears in court over £13million tax fraud probe


An hour and a half later, Ronaldo concluded the testimony he gave before Judge Monica Gomez Ferrer in the presence of his lawyer. Ronaldo has yet to resume full training with Madrid following an extended holiday after the Confederations Cup, although he could be involved in the UEFA Super Cup clash with Manchester United on August 8. Read More »

'Van Dijk will not be joining Liverpool' - Pellegrino


However, Southampton officials have reconfirmed to Van Dijk and his agent that they will not sell him in this transfer window and seem to be determined to make a stand over what they now see as a "crucial moment" in their club's short term future. Read More »

Wladimir Klitschko retires from the sport


Showtime promoter Eddie Hearn has revealed Anthony Joshua will "almost certainly" fight mandatory IBF challenger Kubrat Pulev in his next outing. At one point during their match, Klitschko knocked down Joshua for the first time in his career. On Klitschko, who retires after a decade at the top of the heavyweight division, Hearn said: 'We are obviously disappointed from an event perspective because the rematch was huge, but from a personal perspective I am happy for Wladimir. Read More »

Diego Costa's lawyer threatens Chelsea over transfer

Atletico Madrid are interested in taking advantage of the situation to lure Costa back to La Liga ahead of the coming season. Sources close to the player have told Sky Sports that Atletico Madrid remain the most likely destination for Costa, although nothing is agreed. Read More »

NFL Hall Of Fame Game: Cowboys vs Cardinals TV Schedule

Former Cardinals and St. Louis Rams quarterback Kurt Warner will be inducted on Saturday night. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is among the seven Hall of Fame inductees who will be introduced at the stadium . However, there could be some rookies playing in tonight's game that could get onto the team. Palmer's backup, Drew Stanton , isn't expected to play either, which means that Blaine Gabbert is likely to get the start. Read More »

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill suffers injury scrambling during practice


The Miami Herald reported that he stayed down for about 15 seconds before going to the locker room with an injured left knee. Backup Matt Moore took over first-team reps for the remainder of practice. He missed the Dolphins' last three regular-season games and their playoff loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. The Miami Dolphins are hoping their quarterback doesn't join those ranks. Read More »

Predators' Mike Fisher retires with heartfelt thank-you to Nashville


The 37-year-old hockey player played for the Ottawa Senators and the Nashville Predators during his NHL career. Fisher earned the title of captain back in 2016 after owning the rink as a center for the team. "He's just a terrific person and I can't say enough great things about him and his family and what he's meant for the Nashville organization". He said it was the "hardest decision I've ever had to make". Read More »

Pay dispute ends as CA, ACA agree on "in-principle" deal


It comes after a 10-month process which led to many of Australia's cricketers being out of work for more than a month, the cancellation of an Australia A tour of South Africa, and even put this summer's Ashes series in doubt. CA believe the revenue-share model was unfit for modern times and is starving grass-roots cricket of funding, while players say it has underpinned the game's growth and prosperity over the past 20 years. Read More »

Jailed Paralympian Oscar Pistorius under observation in hospital


Paul Cockerton of the Daily Mirror reported prison officials feared Pistorius, who rose to prominence in 2012 by becoming the first double-leg amputee to take part in the Summer Games, suffered a heart attack. "What I am aware of is that he was this morning taken to an outside hospital for a medical examination ..." A year ago he received treatments after he sustained cuts to his wrists, which he said were the result of a fall in his cell. Read More »

Kristaps Porzingis says he wants to spend entire career with Knicks


Which is to say, New York: Carmelo isn't blinking. According to the New York Post , Anthony will waive his no-trade clause to go to the Houston Rockets , but that's it. "I don't know, I don't know", he said. Houston would presumably be packaging a few more assets, such as draft picks, with Anderson, but it does seem reasonable that NY would prefer not to trade a disgruntled star for a lesser player on a worse contract. Read More »

Thomas' NFL camp tour: No. 1 pick Garrett learning from the best


Thomas has seen plenty hype surround first-round draft picks for the Browns that eventually turned into busts over his 10 seasons in Cleveland but, he already believes that Garrett is the real deal. "But certainly when you just look at God-given ability and potential, there's no reason that he couldn't be an elite pass rusher". "He's trying to gather as much information as he possibly can so he can use this information to make him a better player in his first year and in his second year, as ... Read More »

Maria Sharapova out of Rogers Cup due to injury


Five-time major champion Maria Sharapova was scheduled to play, but withdrew with soreness in her left arm. On Monday, the 30-year-old Russian had played her first tournament match since May 16, when she got past Jennifer Brady of the United States 6-1, 4-6, 6-0 in her first-round match at the Bank of the West Open. Read More »

White Sox Game Notes For Monday vs


Bullpens emptied. And in a flash, it was over. There were no ejections, and Anderson stayed in the game. Up at Guaranteed Rate Field on Tuesday, the Toronto Blue Jays and the Chicago White Sox will be continuing their Major League Baseball series. Read More »

Cricket Australia on verge of ending pay dispute with players


Talks between Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) extended into Wednesday night. According to Australian media reports, a Cricket Australia official has confirmed the latest development which will bring the 230 players back to the fold. Read More »

Legendary Miami University, Notre Dame football coach Ara Parseghian dies at 94


He was fastidious and organized and he paid attention to detail (among other things, he prohibited his players from eating ice cream and gravy in the dining hall); he believed his Notre Dame players suffered from a lack of confidence. More characteristic was the gutsy call that sealed his second national championship. He began his tenure in South Bend with an impromptu pep rally that drew 2,000 students to the steps of a residence hall and eventually persuaded Notre Dame to end its ... Read More »

Matic signs for Manchester United from Chelsea

He represents everything we want in a footballer; loyalty, consistency, ambition, team player . "But Matic has done a fantastic job for Chelsea over the last few years and I suppose it was a bit of a thank you [to let him join United]". Read More »