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Knicks Carmelo Anthony says he's at peace with his current situation Knicks Carmelo Anthony says he's at peace with his current situation
- August 02, 2017

Maybe Anthony is just optimistic or at least presenting optimism. League sources have told ESPN that Houston is Anthony's preferred destination if he waives his no trade clause and is dealt. Though the Cavs are still contenders without Irving, Anthony now wants to be with the Houston Rockets , the strongest team that can challenge the Warriors in the Western Conference. (more...)
Roger Federer will be in Montreal Roger Federer will be in Montreal
- August 02, 2017

This will be his first visit to Montreal since 2011. "This 2017 season has been very exciting and I am really looking forward to being back on the court on the ATP Tour". Federer has won the Rogers Cup on two occasions in the past, but has never won the event when played in Montreal rather than Toronto (the tournament alternates between the two locations every year). (more...)
Stephen Curry was willing to take less on new deal with Warriors Stephen Curry was willing to take less on new deal with Warriors
- August 02, 2017

His had a direct impact on us being able to sign Andre (Iguodala ) and Shaun (Livingston ). "But mine didn't matter". Durant took almost $10 million less than the maximum salary he could have received this upcoming season and allowed Bob Myers to bring back Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston, though at a steep cost in luxury taxes. (more...)
Valverde: Valverde: "I am counting on Neymar, we have to wait"
- August 02, 2017

The Brazil star informed the Barcelona board and his team-mates of his intention to leave and Messi, who lined up in the all-conquering "MSN" forward line alongside Neymar and Luis Suarez, paid tribute to his colleague in an Instagram post. (more...)
Michael Jordan Weighs In On Kobe vs. LeBron: Michael Jordan Weighs In On Kobe vs. LeBron: "5 Beats 3"
- August 02, 2017

Now he may be better than that, but Kobe won five championships. "Although he's been to seven Finals I think". That's because to rank a player in terms of his championship rings, a team accomplishment, would mean that Robert Horry and Bill Russell would not only rank above both James and Bryant according to Jordan's logic, but would rank above Jordan as well. (more...)
Former Gators All-American QB John Reaves dies at 67 Former Gators All-American QB John Reaves dies at 67
- August 02, 2017

Reaves also holds a dubious and unlikely record - as a sophomore in 1969, he threw a NCAA single-game-record nine interceptions in a loss to Auburn, the Gators' only defeat in a 9-1-1 season. The Eagles selected Reaves with the 14th overall pick in the 1972 NFL Draft, but he saw limited time as a backup for a variety of teams over the next decade. (more...)
Robert Kubica Tests 2017 Renault F1 Car, Gets Warm Welcome On Return Robert Kubica Tests 2017 Renault F1 Car, Gets Warm Welcome On Return
- August 02, 2017

That was more than a race distance at the Hungaroring , albeit across 10 stints. "It was a fantastic feeling for me to be here today in the RS17 and also it was unbelievable to see so many fans come to see me out on track, so thank you to all of them", said Kubica straight after the test concluded. (more...)
Sterling Shepard carted off; Giants say it's a rolled ankle Sterling Shepard carted off; Giants say it's a rolled ankle
- August 02, 2017

Shepard went to the sideline, tried to put weight on his leg and appeared to be in considerable pain. Wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr . came over to check on the situation. and Brandon Marshall , appeared to be injured without contact. After the morning practice, McAdoo told reporters , "Sterling looks at this point like he has a rolled ankle, a basketball-type ankle". (more...)
England keeper Bardsley out of Euros with broken leg England keeper Bardsley out of Euros with broken leg
- August 02, 2017

Zeist: Friends or not, Dutch keeper Sari van Veenendaal will be all business when she faces her in-form Arsenal teammate and England striker Jodie Taylor in the Euro semi-final on Thursday. Netherlands have no injury or suspension concerns heading into the semi-final fixture. A sell-out suggests this game will break the record attendance for a women's football game in the Netherlands , set in the opening game here when 21,732 watched the hosts beat Norway in Utrecht. (more...)
Phillies Cancel Pete Rose Wall of Fame Ceremony Amid Underage Sex Allegations Phillies Cancel Pete Rose Wall of Fame Ceremony Amid Underage Sex Allegations
- August 02, 2017

Rose was expected to be added to the Phillies Wall of Fame on August 12 prior to a game against the Mets, with a bobblehead giveaway scheduled for the day before. Legally, Rose can't face criminal charges because the statute of limitations has long since run out. Dowd had claimed in a radio interview that Rose had underage girls brought to spring training for him during his playing days, and his report in 1989 included evidence of Rose betting on baseball, leading to his lifetime ban from the ... (more...)
Islanders, de Haan agree to terms on one-year contract Islanders, de Haan agree to terms on one-year contract
- August 02, 2017

He's spent his entire career in the Islanders system, recording 11 goals and 69 points through 271 total regular-season games. Hamonic was traded to the Calgary Flames earlier this off-season. With de Haan signed, the Islanders have no remaining restricted free agents.de Haan will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1, 2018. "Calvin is a home-grown product of the organization and has developed into one of our top defensemen during his time with the organization", general manager Garth ... (more...)
Discovery Agrees to Buy Scripps in $14.6 Billion Deal Discovery Agrees to Buy Scripps in $14.6 Billion Deal
- August 02, 2017

Needham & Company LLC downgraded Scripps Networks Interactive from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Monday. Therefore 29% are positive. About 16,245 shares traded. The Pennsylvania-based Veritable L P has invested 0.02% in Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc . (NYSE:SNI) has risen 9.83% since August 1, 2016 and is uptrending. (more...)
Michael Hooper: Australia Flanker To Replace Stephen Moore As Captain Michael Hooper: Australia Flanker To Replace Stephen Moore As Captain
- August 02, 2017

Michael Hooper has been appointed Wallabies captain, with long-serving Stephen Moore stepping down from the role ahead of his global retirement at the end of the season. Hooper wants the Wallabies to instil a ruthless mindset in their upcoming Tests as they look to improve on an average 2016. "It's a huge honour to just wear the Wallabies jersey, let alone captain the side", Hooper said in a statement on the Wallabies website. (more...)
Injury Bug Continues To Bite Ravens Hard Injury Bug Continues To Bite Ravens Hard
- August 02, 2017

Gillmore tore the medial collateral ligament in his right knee during practice Friday when he landed awkwardly trying to catch a sideline pass. He dealt with injury last season, and now will miss the full 2017 season. The damage is serious enough to end Gillmore's season. When it comes to the proverbial injury bug, that certainly appears to be the case as their bad luck in that specific department is continuing during training camp. (more...)
Robinson transferring from WKU Robinson transferring from WKU
- August 02, 2017

Not playing anywhere is an option as well. Otherwise, he'll be required to sit out before becoming eligible for the 2018-19 season. The questions will now shift to what's next for the top 10 prospect and potential 2018 lottery pick. "My focus is on our team, and I'm excited about this group as we prepare for next week's trip to Costa Rica". His godfather and lead recruiter Shammond Williams left his position as assistant coach about a month ago, stirring speculation about Robinson's future. (more...)
Mourinho vows to be patient with Man Utd new boy Lindelof Mourinho vows to be patient with Man Utd new boy Lindelof
- August 02, 2017

The £75m man, signed from Everton this summer, will be satisfied with his start to his United career, netting in the Europa League winners' other friendlies against Real Salt Lake and fierce rivals Manchester City in addition to his goal on Sunday. (more...)
Clement demands quick end to Sigurdsson saga amid Everton bid rumours Clement demands quick end to Sigurdsson saga amid Everton bid rumours
- August 02, 2017

Sigurdsson scored nine goals and registered 13 assists to help Swansea to avoid relegation from the Premier League last season. "He's a big influence in the top end of the pitch for us but unfortunately at the club we're at, Swansea, when someone does so well like that the bigger teams come calling and it is hard to keep him". (more...)
Popular Warriors guard to sign with Pelicans Popular Warriors guard to sign with Pelicans
- August 02, 2017

The 6-foot-3 guard is coming off a season in which he averaged 6.8 points and made 37.4 percent of his 3-point shots (both career-highs) as part of Golden State's regular rotation. He shot a career-best 37 percent on 3-pointers and was a key contributor on Golden State's second unit during its run to the National Basketball Association championship. (more...)
Klopp praises Moreno for Bayern display
- August 02, 2017

Sturridge, who had only been on the field for 18 minutes before he was taken back off, was later confirmed to have sustained a thigh muscle injury. Liverpool said on their website (www.liverpoolfc.com) that the substitution was a precaution and they would continue to monitor the 27-year-old. (more...)
Daniel Sturridge injured while scoring for Liverpool against Bayern Munich
- August 02, 2017

Liverpool are working hard towards their aim of winning the Premier League title, manager Juergen Klopp said ahead of the side's friendly against German champions Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena on Tuesday. "I'm feeling the best I've felt for a little while and I'm looking forward to the season and hopefully we can have some success". You can see the action live on ITV4 from 7:15pm when Jacqui Oatley will be joined by guests Robbie Fowler and Paul Ince. (more...)
How Jose Mourinho Could Get Gareth Bale This Summer How Jose Mourinho Could Get Gareth Bale This Summer
- August 02, 2017

The report says that United's executive vice chairman Ed Woodward wants to sign at least one player of the highest quality each summer. "You have contacts and feelings, you understand things, and it was clear that Bale likes Madrid , the challenge and situation". (more...)
Tigers in no hurry to deal Justin Verlander Tigers in no hurry to deal Justin Verlander
- August 02, 2017

Justin Verlander likes to have fun on social media and that didn't change Monday on the heels of Major League Baseball's non-waiver trade deadline. However, the Tigers did not move veteran pitcher Justin Verlander , who was involved in a number of trade scenarios but none of them came to fruition. (more...)
Liverpool forward Sturridge planned chip before he came on Liverpool forward Sturridge planned chip before he came on
- August 02, 2017

I just hope he can play really soon. Liverpool play Athletic Bilbao in their final pre-season match on Saturday before kicking off their Premier League campaign at Watford on August 12. After passing Bayern test, this is another test of consistency for Liverpool . While it's not Mignolet's strong point either, Karius has a notable weakness against crosses and high ball slung into his box - something that Atletico may look to exploit more than the German side did with Fernando Torres and ... (more...)
Over Thirty New Stills From Marvel's The Defenders Released Over Thirty New Stills From Marvel's The Defenders Released
- August 02, 2017

If we already know that the Punisher will be in the game, Elektra is a good part of the trailer, just like Stick, moreover, whose links with the character of Sigourney Weaver seem to be more disorders. Among the four shows released by the streaming service in partnership with Marvel, it has been known that " Iron Fist " was the least popular. In fact, with the exception of Sigourney Weaver's Alexandra, numerous characters set to appear in The Defenders have been plucked from those ... (more...)
Klopp stands firm over Coutinho with Barca lurking Klopp stands firm over Coutinho with Barca lurking
- August 02, 2017

We aimed for the top, and we finished fourth. With just 10 days to go until the beginning of the Premier League season, Klopp is not about to sell Coutinho and risk jeopardising his squad's chances of success this season. Barcelona are expected to up their efforts to land Countinho should they lose Neymar to Paris Saint-Germain, but Comolli has insisted that Liverpool are the "biggest hurdle" to any future deal taking place. (more...)