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Breaking down the Spurs-Raptors blockbuster trade

Breaking down the Spurs-Raptors blockbuster trade

Leonard was dealt to the Raptors in exchange for DeMar DeRozan , Jakob Poeltl and a top-20 protected first-round pick earlier Wednesday. DeRozan is one of the most beloved athletes in the history...

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Sam Billings drafted into England ODI squad as cover for Jason Roy

Sam Billings drafted into England ODI squad as cover for Jason Roy

The England batsman needed just one run to win the match against India , and four runs to bring up his century, so he opted for the latter and celebrated appropriately. Rashid claimed the prize sca...

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Kawhi Leonard trade rumors: Raptors, Spurs finalizing deal involving DeMar DeRozan

I think the Raptors are in the driver's seat . The Raptors could build a trade for Leonard centered around DeMar DeRozan and some combination of OG Anunoby, Pascal Siakam and future draft pick co...

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Isner, Anderson agree: Wimbledon needs 5th-set tiebreaker

Isner, Anderson agree: Wimbledon needs 5th-set tiebreaker

To say that Kevin Anderson won this interminable Wimbledon semifinal, and that John Isner lost it, didn't really seem fair. From the way Novak Djokovic repeatedly smacked his racket against his...

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Paul Pogba leads celebrations after France win World Cup

Paul Pogba leads celebrations after France win World Cup

Before the World Cup , Hugo Lloris challenged Pogba to be a leader for France and he certainly showed that in the moments leading up to their quarter-final win over Uruguay. "That is all I told t...

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Liverpool make £62m bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson

Liverpool make £62m bid for Roma goalkeeper Alisson

It would take a good portion of the money Roma make from Alisson's sale to afford Donnarumma, but talks are set to intensify in the coming days with Roma's ability to offer Champions League foot...

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Shock as Trump backs Putin over United States election meddling

He also said he accepts the conclusion by United States intelligence officials that Moscow interfered in the election, which saw Trump defeat Democrat rival Hillary Clinton . "Ninety percent of the...

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Why I Left Real Madrid For Juventus - Cristiano Ronaldo

Why I Left Real Madrid For Juventus - Cristiano Ronaldo

That pairing have just recently negotiated the biggest transfer coup in the club's history with the €105M deal to bring Cristiano Ronaldo to Turin. I'm excited. 'It's a lie that I wanted him to retu...

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Fans sent worrying message about LeBron James’ Luke Walton relationship

Fans sent worrying message about LeBron James’ Luke Walton relationship

The Lakers made it to the Summer League finals, where they will face Portland Trail Blazers . James, having signed a four-year, $ 154 million contract with the Lakers earlier in the month, showed ...

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Donald Trump backtracks on Helsinki remarks, says he 'misspoke'

After their joint news conference in Helsinki , Russian media took some swipes at United States journalists for focusing on alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election that brought...

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Croatia makes it to finals for the first time

Croatia makes it to finals for the first time

Fourteen members of their squad are based in Europe's top five leagues - England, Spain, Italy, Germany and France - including Luka Modric and Mateo Kovacic at Real Madrid , Ivan Rakitic at Barcelo...

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France Win 2018 FIFA World Cup With Victory Over Croatia

France Win 2018 FIFA World Cup With Victory Over Croatia

The finale was a six-goal affair - complete with an own goal, a controversial penalty and a freak goalie error - the highest during regulation time in a World Cup final since the 5-2 scoreline in 19...

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Southgate singles out Stones for praise, defends Kane

Southgate singles out Stones for praise, defends Kane

England have now lost three of their past five matches; their previous three defeats came over a period of 28 matches. Thomas Meunier caught them cold early and Eden Hazard halted an impressive...

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Tour de France 2018: Dylan Groenewegen sprints to stage seven success

Tour de France 2018: Dylan Groenewegen sprints to stage seven success

Dutchman Tom Dumoulin , the 2017 Giro d'Italia champion, suffered a puncture with five kilometres to go and ended the day 53 seconds behind the victor. "The Tour is very long and we are only on the f...

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FIFA Head Gianni Infantino

FIFA Head Gianni Infantino

According to reports, the tournament in Qatar will be played from November 21 to December 18 in 2022. We must have discussions with the Qataris and then if there is a possibility with the Fifa Counc...

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Wimbledon 2018 final: Kevin Anderson vs Novak Djokovic

Wimbledon 2018 final: Kevin Anderson vs Novak Djokovic

The fifth set alone was five minutes short of three hours. Fans in stands expressed due appreciation for Isner and Anderson's effort and skill - to a point. After rallying from a 3-0 deficit to tie ...

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Fight is On: Pacquiao: 146 Matthysse: 146.7

Fight is On: Pacquiao: 146 Matthysse: 146.7

The southpaw dropped his opponent for the final time with a brutal uppercut and the win, his first inside the distance since 2009, improves the eight-division world champion's record to 60-7-2. "When ...

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Princess Kate, Duchess Meghan attend Wimbledon to watch Serena Williams match

Princess Kate, Duchess Meghan attend Wimbledon to watch Serena Williams match

MEGHAN Markle is masking the stresses and pressures of life in the "outdated" royal family with a smile of pain, her anxious father says. Alexis Ohanian , co-founder of Reddit , watched as wife W...

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NBA Reports: Isaiah Thomas headed to the Nuggets

NBA Reports: Isaiah Thomas headed to the Nuggets

During the 2016-17 season Thomas was third in the league with 28.9 points per game and he earned second team All-NBA honors after helping to guide the Celtics to the best record in the East at 53-29. ...

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Barcelona Rule Out Eden Hazard Swoop, Chelsea Star Too Expensive

Barcelona Rule Out Eden Hazard Swoop, Chelsea Star Too Expensive

In fact, several big names like Kylian Mbappe, Harry Kane, Eden Hazard and Neymar have been linked with moves to the Santiago Bernabeu in recent weeks. " Does Real make me dream less without Zidane?...

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Chelsea confirm Antonio Conte's sacking with terse statement

Chelsea confirm Antonio Conte's sacking with terse statement

The Italian's main gripe for the past year was Chelsea's failure to land the signings he really wanted for its Premier League title defence. " Chelsea Football Club and Antonio Conte have par...

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Brooklyn Nets trade veteran point guard Jeremy Lin to Atlanta Hawks

It is unclear what else the Nets will receive in return. Additionally, the Nets will send the Hawks a 2025 second-round pick and the right to swap second-round picks in 2023, according to Woj . The H...

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England hailed as heroes after World Cup heartache

England hailed as heroes after World Cup heartache

Wednesday's audience peaked between 21:30-21:35 BST as England tried to find an equaliser at the end of extra time in the semi-final against Croatia . We will have some extra motivation because of ...

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Will Kuldeep-Chahal replace Ashwin-Jadeja in Tests? Kohli drops big hint

Will Kuldeep-Chahal replace Ashwin-Jadeja in Tests? Kohli drops big hint

Sorting out a plan against the 23-year-old Kuldeep and his left-arm mystery is a matter of urgency not least of which because a repeat at Lord's on Saturday will see them lose a home series for the fi...

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England hurting for third-place playoff at Russia 2018 Fifa World Cup

England hurting for third-place playoff at Russia 2018 Fifa World Cup

There's so many things to build on now and we've got to make sure we do that". I have worked on every major tournament as a BBC pundit since the 2006 World Cup and this one has been my favourite...

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Juventus GM Marotta: Ronaldo the first to believe in this operation

Juventus GM Marotta: Ronaldo the first to believe in this operation

The powerful statement further explained how the company ought to invest in auto models that "guarantee the futures of thousands of people" instead of spending exorbitant amounts on a single footba...

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Rockets reportedly 'determined' to sign Carmelo Anthony

Rockets reportedly 'determined' to sign Carmelo Anthony

Cameroonian free agent forward Luc Mbah a Moute has agreed to a one-year National Basketball Association deal with the Los Angeles Clippers , ESPN reported Monday, pushing the Houston Rockets to ...

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Chelsea and Conte return to pre-season training

Chelsea and Conte return to pre-season training

Antonio Conte returned to Chelsea's Cobham training ground on Saturday as the Blues began their preseason preparations with no resolution in sight to the uncertainty surrounding the club's head coa...

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Croatia vs. England preview, time, how to watch

Croatia vs. England preview, time, how to watch

Despite Kane transferring his form from the Premier League into the World Cup , with six goals to his name in Russia, Croatia's centre-back believes that he has the ability to win their latest tu...

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Russia isn't safe for LGBT fans, and Qatar 2022 will be worse

Russia isn't safe for LGBT fans, and Qatar 2022 will be worse

But Croatia still lacks a major national team title, and this World Cup is seen as the last chance for this golden generation which apart from Modric includes Monaco goalkeeper Danijel Subasic (33...

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