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Jeff Teague, Timberwolves might reach 1st deal in 2017 National Basketball Association free agency

Jeff Teague, Timberwolves might reach 1st deal in 2017 National Basketball Association free agency

With the Jazz shipping away a 2018 first-round draft pick to get Rubio, that strongly suggests they don't expect to retain veteran point guard George Hill , another free agent. The deal was reported by the Associated Press just minutes after free agency's official 11 p.m. central start time. The talent pool as far as point guards is concerned is pretty strong, even after Chris Paul left the market and officially landed in Houston with the Rockets in a trade earlier this week. Read More

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Murray opens Wimbledon bid against lucky loser

Murray opens Wimbledon bid against lucky loser

The world No. 3 spent the majority of his career living in the shadow of his good friend but has enjoyed being the top player in his country over the past few seasons, with Federer enduring a barren spell in terms of success at the majors. World number one and top seed Murray who is looking to win his third title in London was drawn in the top half with Rafael Nadal . There, he is due to meet Novak Djokovic . Read More

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Key stages of this year's Tour de France

Key stages of this year's Tour de France

Froome has already demonstrated his ability to emerge on top over the course of three gruelling weeks. The enhanced Tour de France solution uses a fully cloud-based, virtualised data centre which provides scale, and means fewer people are required on the ground to enable the solution. Read More

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Final tests loom for Federer and Kvitova

Final tests loom for Federer and Kvitova

Federer , who won an 18th major at January's Australian Open , skipped the entire clay court season to preserve his powers for the grass campaign. The 20-year-old Zverev had no answer to Federer's inch-perfect execution and was broken three times in a lightning-fast first set. Read More

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Hockey Hall of Fame Selects Seven

A five-time NHL All-Star, Kariya was the runner-up for the Hart Trophy (Most Valuable Player) in 1997 and was a two-time Lady Byng (sportsmanship) Award victor. The 51-year-old Quebec native notched 113 goals and 105 assists in 171 worldwide contests, claiming two Olympic gold medals, one silver and seven gold medals on the World Championship stage. Read More

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Marin Cilic issues Wimbledon warning after Queen's progress

Marin Cilic issues Wimbledon warning after Queen's progress

Dimitrov saw his backhand disappear down the stretch, and he was almost up to the task of surviving without it as he saved six break points in a nine and a half minute fourth game of the set to hold for two-all. "I served extremely good today". "I'm very happy to be here in the final because it's one of my most special tournaments", Lopez said. Cilic serves so well and I like the way he backs up his serve now. Read More

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Cavs, GM David Griffin part ways

Cavs, GM David Griffin part ways

The 47-year-old Griffin had been Cleveland's GM since May 2014. George would be an upgrade for the defensive side of the ball by providing length and toughness, and would give the Cavaliers another elite scoring option on offense to compliment LeBron James and Kyrie Irving . Read More

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Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

Fox is in its third year broadcasting the U.S. Open, having taken over from NBC's long-running coverage in 2015. Koepka takes home $2.16 million, the largest single-day earnings in golf. "To be honest with you, it really was the putt, the par save on 13", Koepka said. World number nine Rickie Fowler , runner-up in the US Open in 2014, is two off the lead on 10 under. Read More

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Pakistan ready to 'change history' against India

India will look to make it two wins out of two when they play Canada in the Hockey World League Semifinal on Saturday. Sarfraz Ahmed, the captain of the Pakistan became the latest victim of the same. The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) had earlier last month sent a legal notice to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for failing to honour the MoU signed between the two cricket boards in 2014. Read More

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Alvaro Morata's agent reveals a 'very important offer' from Manchester United

Alvaro Morata's agent reveals a 'very important offer' from Manchester United

He said of United: "It's a club with a lot of charm, a very interesting option". "[If we said yes?] All I can say is that their offer is very, very important so now it's down to Real Madrid ". "But Real Madrid has simply found the Rossoneri club's offer unsatisfactory". After weeks of speculation in which the likes of Chelsea and AC Milan have also been linked to Morata, Spanish radio station Cadena Ser have reported on Tuesday that the striker's transfer to Old Trafford could be ... Read More

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Unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open title

Unseeded Latvian Jelena Ostapenko wins French Open title

The French Open , she added, was always the major she dreamed of winning, from the time she strolled around the grounds as a 12-year-old and taking in the history at the museum. So what if Ostapenko wound up dropping that set, then facing big deficits in the second and third? Flawless offense wins in tennis, and Ostapenko got pretty close to it in the latter half of her match against Halep, going onto win the title, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. Read More

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