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LeBron James not pressuring Spurs to add second star

Through scheduling meetings and signing key pieces to surround new superstar LeBron James, the Laker legend is showing he means business. Johnson's pitch of the Lakers being the anti-Cavs went a long way with James. It just makes all the sense in t...

Russian Federation v Croatia quarter-final

Croatia and 2018 World Cup hosts Russian Federation will battle it out for a spot in the semi-finals when they lock horns at the Fisht Stadium. Russian Federation beat Spain 4-3 and Croatia defeated Denmark 3-2 in the round of 16. The other se...

Marcus Smart reportedly frustrated with the Celtics

The lack of cap space league-wide has driven down the price of contracts everywhere and convinced many players to sign one-year deals in hopes of hitting the market again next summer. To be clear, the market has not been friendly to restricted free a...

Thai boys trapped in cave pen emotional letter to their parents

There's so much food we want to eat when we get out. Another, of indistinct origin, asked their teacher not to give them a lot of homework. His comment came in sharp contrast to his pronouncement just 12 hours earlier, when he said the boys wer...

Grayson Allen Headbutts Trae Young In Just His 2nd Summer League Game

At the three-point line, Young and Allen got tangled and there was some pushing. Allen was all over Young, Young became visibly frustrated and when Allen fouled him on a shot attempt, Young shoved Allen towards the floor while Allen responded pushi...

The pain is great, says Neymar after SWC exit

But it's also worth noting that Neymar was fouled 23 times through those four games and was the most fouled player in the tournament before Brazil's exit on July 6. If it was a rude ending for the traveling fans of the three powers, they at least...

Gareth Southgate Twitter hashtag goes into overdrive as England win

The Three Lions' biggest football match in decades is set to bring the country to a standstill, with the quarter-final against Sweden kicking off at 3pm United Kingdom time. We knew we would have the majority of the ball and it was a case of breaking...

Uruguay lose Cavani for quarters against France

After the game, the Frenchman spoke of his "love" for "Uruguayans and Uruguayan culture" formed after building close bonds with team-mate Diego Godin and former Real Sociedad mentor Martin Lasarte. "I think we deserve the result", said coach Didier D...

Will Sweden beat England? The fans think so! - CBBC Newsround

Headers from Harry Maguire and Dele Alli either side of half-time did the damage in Samara as England secured just their third ever World Cup semi-final, sending fans far and wild into dreamland. "Croatia are very technically gifted and could b...

Martinez names star key to Belgium in Brazil showdown

Martinez saw his side rally from the brink of elimination to snatch a last-gasp 3-2 win over Japan in the Round of 16 on Monday, booking a meeting with the five-time World Cup winners. And can Gareth Southgate's incredible power of seduction help Eng...

France can still get better, warns coach Didier Deschamps

Brazil , Argentina , Colombia, Uruguay and Peru all contributed to making the 2018 World Cup one of the most dramatic in history and there was rarely a boring moment when they and their thousands or colourful, vociferous fans were around.

Thai coach apologizes to parents as boys write they’re OK

The 12 boys and soccer coach trapped inside a Thai cave have been promised tickets to the World Cup final on July 15 if they can make it out in time. Another option would be to drill a hole into the cave and airlift the boys out. "He did not have e...

Thunder Break Bank To Re-Sign Raymond Felton

Felton was a spark plug with the Thunder's second unit last season, playing in all 82 games and averaging 6.9 points, 1.9 rebounds and 2.5 assists, while playing 16.6 minutes per contest. In 2012 the franchise was reluctant to offer a big contract to...

Former NBA, UCLA Player Found Dead After Standoff With Police

Per the report from ABC 7 , police received a call around 5 p.m. PT on Friday from Honeycutt's mother saying Honeycutt was "acting erratically". Honeycutt, 27, allegedly barricaded himself in a Sherman Oaks residence on Friday. A lieutenant with...

Jimmy Butler fed up with Karl-Anthony Towns, won’t sign extension

With James having announced Sunday that he will join the Lakers, his years-long dominance of the East is over, and Butler might just be the piece Boston decides would help it secure hegemony in the conference. Both Irving and Butler have played toget...

Loris Karius concussion caused Champions League final errors, says Jürgen Klopp

Klopp says that Liverpool will use the concussion as an explanation, rather than an excuse. "We don't use it as an excuse, we use it as an explanation", Klopp claimed. "For me it is 100% the explanation [for his performance]", said Klopp, 51. "...

Lucas Torreira's Father Says 'Scared' Son Ready for Arsenal Transfer

Arsenal will hope Torreira's stock can rise like that of worldwide team-mate Rodrigo Bentancur, another promising midfielder who impressed in his maiden season at Juventus last term. "Medical and signing imminent - depends if he flies straight f...

Elon Musk sends help for soccer team stuck in Thailand cave

Last year, the Puerto Rican government asked Musk for help when the island was ravaged by hurricanes that caused an island-wide blackout. Over the years, he has also used social media to respond to global disasters. Chaiyaporn Siripornpaiboon, a ca...

Pickford the hero as penalty curse ends

Punters are showing confidence in England's new-found penalty prowess and have backed them to win another shootout on the eve of their quarter-final against Sweden. Belgium will now go on to play France in the World Cup semi-final. "I'm confid...

Tony Parker denies feud with Kawhi Leonard over their similar injuries

Spears . Parker will have a piece of his time in San Antonio with him as he sets up camp in Charlotte. The Spurs developed a young point guard in Dejounte Murray. Parker is the third player in National Basketball Association history to play at leas...

Pyschic octopus that predicted Japan's match results correctly killed before knockout stage

Rabiot was caught in the coastal town of Obira, north-west of Hokkaido , on the day of Japan's opening World Cup match against Colombia in Russian Federation on June 19. By now, you probably know that this did not exactly go to plan. "I'm gla...

Coach trapped with boys in Thai cave apologises to affected families

ET on Thursday). "We will not let our fallen brother die in vain". The trapped boys' spirits were surely lifted on Friday when they discovered they had been invited to attend the World Cup final in Moscow if they make it out in time. They were fo...

A guide to the quarter-final ties

The match is on Saturday, 7 July with kick-off at 7pm BST at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi. For all the drama around England , the victor of the tournament is more likely to come from the top half of the draw, where the teams can boast a co...

Melo and Thunder Will Part Ways This Summer

The 10-time NBA All-Star and four-time Olympic gold medalist will have numerous suitors on the market vying for his services. Finding a trade partner willing to take on Anthony's near $28 million contract may be hard for the Thunder, but the organi...

Andre Agassi perplexed by ‘unexplainable’ Roger Federer exploits

Of course, you sometimes play the percentages, but if you do that too much it becomes boring, so I like to mix it up. Fifth seed Juan Martin del Potro thumped Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 6-4 6-1 6-2 in 95 minutes to move into the third round.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic says Sweden has 'big chance' to win World Cup

Ibrahimovic told Sweden's Expressen newspaper yesterday that "now it's not just about how good you are", adding that England can be "tough and hard to score against". Speaking in the build up to the game, Granqvist, who has scored two penalties in ...

Bending it like Beckham, Trippier is England's 'secret weapon'

When speaking to reporters on Thursday, Trippier didn't run away from those suggestions and hailed England's "game management" as "being clever". "You see Colombia had 20-25 minutes where they were on top". "They've not been under that much pressur...

'Monumental robbery': Maradona lashes out after England v Colombia game

Colombia scrambled for an equalizer and finally got it when Yerry Mina headed in a corner in the third minute of stoppage time . However, he hasn't looked match fit at this tournament, so it's not clear if he'll feature against England or not.

Five things to know about Federer's high-profile split with Nike

ESPN reports that Federer's deal with Uniqlo is worth more than $300 million guaranteed over 10 years . "I felt very good out there". Milos Raonic of Thornhill, Ont., opened with a 7-5, 6-0, 6-1 victory over Britain's Liam Broady while Peter ...

Suarez - One man doesn't make a team

All three played a part at this year's World Cup and all have turned 30 and might not be around to play in Qatar in another four years. Portugal coach Fernando Santos has said he hopes Cristiano Ronaldo will continue with the national team ...

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Henry to raid Arsenal for Kwame Ampadu

Reports out of France and England have stated that the Arsenal legend is the favorite to be named the new manager of Monaco , after the club on the French Riviera sacked manage...

Khabib meets Putin: Russian president congratulates UFC champ on ‘worthy’ victory

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has met Russian President Vladimir Putin, with the leader congratulating Nurmagomedov on his win over Conor McGregor - which Putin ...

Thunder-Bolt strikes twice for Mariners

He had missed a chance with his head in the opening 45 minutes, but he did get a second late on taking advantage of a defensive mixup to tap into an open goal . Bolt headed a McC...

It's not right! Saha hits out at Pogba's Mourinho comments

The 25-year-old midfielder played a big part in Les Bleus' campaign in Russian Federation , scoring a goal in the final as Didier Deschamps' side beat Croatia 4-2 to lift the cov...

Predicted Indian squad for Australia Tests

Another surprise was the exclusion of both Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar who featured for India in the Asia Cup. Thakur returned to the squad after recovering and playing...

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

The Giants could promote tackle Brian Mihalik from the practice squad to serve as an emergency swing tackle with center/guard Spencer Pulley serving as an extra lineman and jumbo...

Jay Ajayi: Eagles Playcalling vs. Vikings 'Doesn't Make Sense to Me'

But Wentz was called for intentional grounding and coach Doug Pederson elected not to let Jake Elliott try a 58-yarder. It can be as simple as not taking an 8-yard sack on firs...

Kanye West loves - and hugs

He told Trump he had stopped a potential war with North Korea. On Oct. 1, West - who prefers to be called "Ye" although no one calls him that that - also told TMZ he was going ...

Prison reform, Chicago violence on menu for Kanye-Trump White House lunch

When Mr. West stopped his monologue for a moment, the president commented, "I'll tell you what, that was pretty impressive". "That was quite something". "We are cheating on our c...

Trump's stunned silence as Kanye rants in White House

West also mentioned North Korea and said , to Trump , "You stopped the war". But West said many people told him the most important thing is to make sure to curb any stop-and-fris...

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Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Fabinho insists he is adapting well at Liverpool

Before the start of the new Premier League season, everyone had their money on Manchester City to defend their league title. "But I've kept a positive mind, worked really har...

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios attracts more scrutiny from officials, says Woodbridge

Kyrgios made no initial public comment after his defeat to qualifier Klahn, but has previously spoken of his intent to learn from Federer. During the second set, Dumusois was ove...

Manchester United under pressure due to poor form - Fred

Manchester United under pressure due to poor form - Fred

Both players were seen as leaders within the dressing room. France and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has told AFP in an interview that his worldwide teammates gi...

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Jadeja hits debut ton as India declare on record 649-9

Reacting to the comparisons and frenzy, Indian captain Virat Kohli on the eve of second Test said "I don't think he should be rushed into anything yet because you need to give ...

Majorca Floods: Two Brits Reported Dead After Heavy Rain Sweeps Island

The UK's Foreign Office said it was "urgently seeking updates" from Spanish authorities, according to the BBC , amidst fears of additional casualties among British nationals. Sp...

Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

Steelers' Antonio Brown faces two lawsuits in Florida

Through the course of their investigation, police determined Brown had become angered and started throwing things in the apartment and off the balcony on the 14th floor . A glass ...

3 takeaways from ALDS Game 4

3 takeaways from ALDS Game 4

NY got its first run on Brett Gardner's sacrifice fly in the fifth. "Because Aaron Judge's bat will talk". The Red Sox bullpen appeared to have little trust from their fan...

Where do things stand with Jimmy Butler's trade request?

Where do things stand with Jimmy Butler's trade request?

As the GM watched on the sidelines during a scrimmage, sources said that Butler yelled to Layden: "You f--ing need me, Scott". "Butler left teammates and coaches largely speechle...

Woj: Jimmy Butler trade talks 'collapsed’ between Timberwolves and Heat

Woj: Jimmy Butler trade talks 'collapsed’ between Timberwolves and Heat

Butler has yet to report to the Timberwolves since his trade demand, but has been working out at the team's facilities, with the team listing him as rehabilitating from July wris...