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by | June 07, 2018 | 19:40

It's been more than a week since The Ringer published an investigation into five Twitter accounts that were purported to belong to Colangelo or someone close to him. PHILADELPHIA-It seems things are back to normal at the 76ers practice facility, at least for now. "It is clear Bryan's relationship with our team and his ability to lead the 76ers moving forward has been compromised", Harris said.

by | June 07, 2018 | 19:16

So in order to save face like he did with his invite withdrawal of the Golden State Warriors a year ago, Trump saved himself the embarrassment of being seen with a measly two or three players and a mascot instead of the entire team and scraped the event altogether in favor of the " Celebration of America ".

by | June 07, 2018 | 18:47

Discovery expects to spend $2 billion over the course of the alliance, . With its lineup of players from around the world, Discovery CEO David Zaslav said that it plans to create "the new global home of golf". Discovery's Alex Kaplan will lead the new business as president and general manager of the Discovery and PGA Tour venture. He was previously exec VP of commercial for Eurosport Digital.

by | June 07, 2018 | 17:23

Former England captain John Terry has already said he will leave Villa Park at the end of his contract this summer. They lost the Sky Bet Championship play-off final 1-0 to Fulham last month after finishing fourth. Part of the cash flow issues the club are facing are due to the fact that Villa are not now earning any matchday revenue in the close season, despite already selling 17,000 season tickets.

by | June 07, 2018 | 14:12

Last year's report in Portuguese media said Ronaldo's decision to leave Madrid was "irreversible", but he continued with the Spanish club and helped it win a fourth Champions League title in five seasons. He is a relative newcomer to the senior global fold and is still coming to terms with a hectic few weeks which have seen Zinedine Zidane quit as his club boss and national coach Julen Lopetegui display considerable faith in him.

by | June 07, 2018 | 12:15

It was thought that Griezmann would complete a €100m move to Camp Nou this summer, with Barça tipped to trigger his buyout clause and the player expected to jump at the opportunity. France's midfielder Paul Pogba (R) and France's forward Antoine Griezmann attend in a training session at the Friends Arena in Solna on June 8, 2017, on the eve of the FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifying football match Sweden.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:48

All of these events were downright ideal for the Cleveland Cavaliers: Stephen Curry's shooting game was terrible for most of the night, Klay Thompson's wasn't much better, the Cavs led by as many as 13 in the first half and some non-producers from the first two games of these NBA Finals were starting to finally give LeBron James the contributions he's craved.

by | June 07, 2018 | 11:30

The NBPA announced their fourth annual Players' Voice Awards at 10:46 p.m. ET, during the third quarter of Game 3 of The Finals ... a fantastic game, by the way. With the game hanging in the balance, Durant delivered an all-time, ice-in-his-veins pull-up three-pointer to effectively end the Cavs season. "We believe", Lue said.

by | June 07, 2018 | 10:30

Cleveland coach Tyronn Lue said they tried at times to switch a bigger man onto Curry, just to make sure their was a long arm in his face. Perkins has yet to play in Cleveland's postseason run, and it's unlikely he'll ever see the floor versus a small-ball lineup team like the Warriors .

by | June 07, 2018 | 09:07

More than one billion fans worldwide watched the 2014 FIFA World Cup final from start to finish. ITV joined the party in Sweden four years later - match selections were still pooled, meaning it showed five of the same games as the BBC , but the path to tournament-wide coverage had gained momentum.

by | June 06, 2018 | 22:56

Sharapova was hardly at her best right from the start, double-faulting three times to get broken in the opening game. In Open Era, No.1 seed has claimed the Roland Garros title on 18 occasions and finished runner-up 13 times. To have had the victories that I have had, to have the results that I have, obviously moving a step in the right direction. "When you play and you win against an old-time player with a lot of experience, it gives you a lot of trust", said Muguruza, who at 24 is seven ...

by | June 06, 2018 | 22:29

Hofburg finished seventh in the Kentucky Derby and did not run in the Preakness. Bravazo and Vino Rosso, who faltered in the Derby but whose breeding makes him a good fit for the Belmont marathon, are co-third choices at 8-1. European veteran Gronkowski isn't as accustomed to dirt, however, and may need more than a little of that fortune if he's to beat Justify, whose strong preparations suggest he's on course for Triple Crown treasure.

by | June 06, 2018 | 22:17

Going into the quarterfinal clash at Roland Garros , Nadal had not lost a set at the tournament since his defeat to Novak Djokovic in the 2015 quarterfinals, but Schwartzman took the opening set 6-4. For a worryingly long time on day 11, pessimists were calculating that a less than stellar final here between two players outside the top 10, Schwartzman and Marco Cecchinato , was a slim possibility.

by | June 06, 2018 | 21:00

On the court, it's not often that LeBron James and Stephen Curry agree . "I personally don't feel good today of the deficit that we have". The man can choose to opt out of his contract this summer, and plenty of people believe he'll utilize the opportunity.

by | June 06, 2018 | 18:48

Lichtsteiner said moving to Arsenal represented a "challenge" and that he was "really positive" the club would "do great things" under Spaniard Emery. Emery has started to build his own squad at Arsenal after taking over from Arsene Wenger last month. He (Emery) is a very good coach and won a lot of titles.

by | June 06, 2018 | 16:32

Injury concerns saw him losing his first-team spot and in the remainder of last season, he was mostly used as a backup player in the squad as manager Valverde preferred midfielder Paulinho and Sergi Roberto over him in the pecking order. 'Of course, next season will be different. "But after one year I'm sure we are going to see Dembele and Coutinho at a very high level". While Bartomeu says he wishes success for all Barca players competing, he will have a special interest in seeing Lionel ...

by | June 06, 2018 | 13:59

The Israeli embassy in Argentina earlier announced the "suspension" of Saturday's sold-out game because of what it called " threats and provocations " against Argentinian soccer superstar Lionel Messi . " Israel is using the match for political purposes that have nothing to do with sports and is harming the rights of Palestinians guaranteed by global conventions", the League said.

by | June 06, 2018 | 13:42

Why will he be a good signing for United? With midfielder Michael Carrick retiring from playing and Marouane Fellaini having refused to sign a new contract and expected to leave, Mourinho wanted to strengthen midfield. Fred's arrival has excited the Manchester United fans, with supporters pointing to his statistics in the Champions League as proof of his quality, while others said it is hard not to be excited about the player's arrival.

by | June 06, 2018 | 11:33

We have been on the lookout for a quality keeper as Thibaut Courtois has not yet signed a new deal. Cillessen has a €60 million release clause in his contract that expires in 2021, and it's highly unlikely Arsenal are going to meet the valuation, with reports suggesting the club only have a budget of £50 million to spend this summer.

by | June 06, 2018 | 10:42

His rival Ronaldo, who was top of the list the two previous years, drops to third with $108m (£80.9). Forbes's sporting rich list is created after calculating an athlete's earnings from prize money, salaries and bonuses in the year to 1 June 2018.

by | June 06, 2018 | 02:15

A technical examination of the area is being carried out by crime scene examiners. Peter Taylor, 57, and another man aged 35 were taken to hospital with injuries. Chris Fox, chairman of Bray Municipal Council, which is part of Wicklow County Council, said Mr Taylor, Katie's father, was one of those shot. The garda helicopter has been circulating the scene while the armed response unit is also in the area as gardai go door to door with their enquiries.

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:51

Guardiola sold Toure while at Barcelona and then had a major fall-out with the Ivorian midfielder at the start of the 2017/2018 season, after leaving him out of City's Champions League squad. "It was as though I made him a little nervous". "It'll be like an African curse on him". "To encourage me to be patient on the bench, he told me: 'take the opportunity to sit close to me".

by | June 06, 2018 | 01:45

Juan Martin del Potro is into his first French Open quarterfinal since 2012, taming the big-serving John Isner 6-4, 6-4, 6-4. The former world number one had earlier made a successful return to the French Open by defeating Kristyna Pliskova of Czech Republic 7-6 (7-4), 6-4.

by | June 05, 2018 | 23:58

It's not a gimmick. He also served as athletic director of West Virginia University, and as president and general manager of the Houston Dynamo of the MLS. As the XFL reboots, it will do so with some Luck. "Football has always been a constant in my life and I'm excited about the unique opportunity to present America's favorite sport to fans in a new way", said Oliver Luck .

by | June 05, 2018 | 23:51

James didn't quite match his 51-point performance from Game One, but he did score 29, assist 13 and claim nine rebounds, nearly earning himself a triple-double. As James came down with the ball, the two Warriors players seemed to stumble over one another, with Curry falling to the ground and undercutting James in the process.

by | June 05, 2018 | 21:38

Do you think Fred will be a success for Man United? Take a look through the gallery above to see the best pictures as Fred and Neymar hug in Brazil training after the midfielder agreed a move to Manchester United . The full-back's move means Matteo Darmian is all but certain to leave the club following strong links with Juventus. United are in need of midfield reinforcements with Michael Carrick retiring and Marouane Fellaini out of contract.

by | June 05, 2018 | 20:27

Similarly, having battled to hold serve at the start of the second set, Buzarnescu fell away desultorily for the next five games, falling behind by a double break with two double faults in the fifth game. Keys is one of three Americans to reach the third round with Sloane Stephens and three-times champion Serena Williams also in the hunt. Dominic Thiem is into the French Open quarterfinals for the third straight year, in what was becoming a steam-rollering of Kei Nishikori until the ...

by | June 05, 2018 | 14:33

The big Belgian midfielder - who cost United £27.5m in 2013 - will be a free agent when his contract expires at the end of the month. As such, the news emerging today - that Fellaini's representatives will meet with Arsenal ahead of the expiration of his contract on June 30 - will be met with mixed emotions from fans of the Red Devils.

by | June 05, 2018 | 12:36

Jutanugarn held a 7-shot lead early in the round before falling into a two-hole aggregate playoff. "After you have a seven-shot lead and end up that you have to go to play-off, you have no expectations", the champion admitted. She is also the first multiple victor of the 2018 LPGA Tour season having already won the Kingsmill Championship. "I'm really exhausted. I just want to go out and be proud of myself every day".

by | June 05, 2018 | 10:37

When he gained control early in the second, a third successive straight-sets victory in the French capital looked on the cards. It could well have been an all-Spanish fourth-round match if Bautista Agut had succeeded in serving out the third set, which Djokovic pinpointed as the turning point.

by | June 05, 2018 | 06:48

However, when the Germany defence buckled in the second half, Neuer was powerless to stop Martin Hinteregger and Alessandro Schoepf scoring after Mesut Ozil had given the Germans an early lead. But Martin Hinteregger equalised with a superb angled volley before Alessandro Schopf steered in the victor. Loew left out World Cup winners Thomas Mueller , Toni Kroos , Mats Hummels and Jerome Boateng , but the Germans only controlled the rain-delayed game for the first half an hour.

by | June 05, 2018 | 05:14

England's midfielder Dele Alli (L) vies with Nigeria's midfielder Ogenyi Onazi during the worldwide friendly football match between England and Nigeria at Wembley stadium in London on June 2, 2018. Though the Everton man is set to be rested for the final World Cup warm-up game against Costa Rica at Elland Road on Thursday, he is expected to continue in goal when England begin their campaign in Russian Federation.

by | June 05, 2018 | 03:34

Williams said she first was troubled by her pectoral muscle during the best performance of her return, a 6-3, 6-4 win in the third round against 11th-seeded Julia Goerges on Saturday. I've never felt this in my life. She dedicated the outfit, created to prevent blood clots, to mothers who had hard pregnancies. Sharapova said she was "looking forward" to playing Williams and "disappointed" the American had to withdraw.

by | June 04, 2018 | 23:16

Djokovic eased past Spanish veteran Verdasco 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 and will play in the last eight at Roland Garros for a record 12th time. I have been many, many times in quarters of Roland Garros and all the slams, and of course, I do appreciate it, considering it's a different kind of situation for me.

by | June 04, 2018 | 22:06

Customers lined up for blocks in Nigeria's capital of Lagos as well as in London to purchase the kits, which have become as much a fashion statement as a way to support the Super Eagles in this month's World Cup. The kit is now unavailable for sale on the Nike website, and Nike has said there are now no plans to restock. They are only allowed to pick two items from the London store, and many of them were gunning for either the home and away kits, which are priced at $86 (£64).