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by | June 16, 2017 | 06:01

MedStar Washington Hospital Center said that Scalise was shot once in the hip and that the bullet fractured bones, injured internal organs and led to blood loss. Police are examining a cell phone, computer and a camera found in his van, according to the statement. As they try to figure out a motive, federal investigators are reviewing Hodgkinson's online activity.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:59

I'm not very good in a 3-on-3 thing. "I stay out of the one-on-one matchups during our practice, the two-on-twos and the three-on-threes". The comments don't come as a surprise - chances are James won't be playing full court for Team USA either in 2020, having skipped the 2016 games in Rio after winning consecutive gold medals in 2008 and 2012.

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:01

And the different kind of ceremonies and traditions that have happened around championship-winning teams , we don't want that to taint what we've accomplished this year. James averaged 33.6 points, 12.0 rebounds and 10.0 assists while shooting 56 percent against the Warriors . "But at the end of the day from when I played him in the 2012 Finals to now, experience is the best teacher in life, and he's just experiencing and experiencing and experiencing".

by | June 16, 2017 | 06:01

This will be the third victory parade for the Donahues, who also came downtown for celebrations after the team's Stanley Cup championships in 2009 and 2016. "It was an opportunity to throw out a challenge to our core players right away", Sullivan said with a grin. It must have been hard for him to play in the playoffs with the thought of his end in Pittsburgh coming up, but nevertheless he backstopped his team through the first two rounds of the playoffs effectively.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:57

And it came a year after an epic disappointment when the team blew a 3-1 lead against those same Cavaliers despite the best regular season in National Basketball Association history. "He's so great. He's so great, joining that team, to me, was nearly unfair", Smith said per The Washington Post . "I think it was a typical closeout game", Golden State head coach Steve Kerr said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:45

But Hernandez, pinch-hitting for Chase Utley, hit a 1-2 pitch over the right field wall for his sixth home run . The Dodgers' fourth pinch-hit home run of the season - tied with Washington and San Diego for most in the majors - gave them a 3-2 lead, but they weren't done.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:38

Mookie Betts powered the Red Sox offense, going 4-for-5 with two home runs, three RBIs and four runs scored. The ball bounced over the short wall in right, but was officially still a single. Since ending April with a 4-0 record and 1.80 ERA, Hellickson is 1-5 with a 6.89 ERA. The former star at the University of Florida and Eagle's View Academy was called up to the majors by the Red Sox after starting pitcher Brian Johnson went on the disabled list.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:33

The highly anticipated dream boxing match between undefeated former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather and UFC Lightweight Champion Conor McGregor is finally official . This could be 12 rounds of tedium on August 26 in Las Vegas that makes Mayweather-Pacquiao look like Hagler-Hearns in comparison. The opening line was -1,000 on Mayweather (1/10) and +700 on McGregor (7/1), and that's still where the numbers are today.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:25

He also produced what will likely go down as the signature moment of the Finals when he hit a three-pointer over LeBron James with 45 seconds left in Game Three that gave the Warriors the lead for good and all but sealed the Cavaliers' fate.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:26

Tony Kanaan finished second with Simon Pagenaud third. That's when "The Big One" happened - a huge crash by any racing standards. Both Hinchcliffe and Aleshin hit the outside wall, triggering a huge multi-car accident which ended the race for those two as well as for Tristan Vautier , Ed Jones, Carlos Munoz and Ryan Hunter-Reay.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:26

And it's not just about Sid", Rutherford said. If New York Islander fans want to take a positive out of this, it would be looking at the season after the Pen's second cup. Nothing splits up a potential dynasty more than the salary cap. If the Penguins trade or lose Marc-Andre Fleury to the expansion draft, they would have an additional $5.75 million to play with.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:09

Alex-Oxlade Chamberlain opened the scoring for Gareth Southgate's England team before a brace from Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths appeared to put the Scottish on course for a shock victory. "[It was] a game we should win, a game we were in total control of", said Southgate. Kane's last-gasp goal saved England from their first qualifying defeat since October 2009, but their lead in Group F is down to two points after Slovakia claimed victory in Slovenia.

by | June 16, 2017 | 05:02

He wore this T-shirt that served a double objective. "The Q? That's what those guys" arena is called. The Cavs star, though, had an immediate response on his Instagram account, and Green promptly fired back to jab at James' new look on social media as well.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:53

Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant and left-arm wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav have been picked for India's limited-overs tour of West Indies, which comprises five ODIs and a T20 worldwide soon after the Champions Trophy ends in England. 19-year-old Pant was impressive in the previous Ranji Trophy season for Delhi and also showed potential during the Under-19 World Cup. His aggressive left-handed batting and ability to handle the pressure of a high-stakes match impressed chief selector MSK ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:53

Having been sent into bat, India made a solid start as Rohit Sharma (91 from 119 balls) and Shikhar Dhawan (68 from 65 balls) put on 136 in 24.3 overs for the first wicket. By putting up a huge total in 48 overs team India was in the driver's seat straightaway. Before the match, players, officials and a crowd of 24,156 - a record for a one-day global at Edgbaston - observed a minute's silence for the victims of Saturday's London terror attack that killed seven people.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:51

ERIN HILLS, Wisconsin- An advertising blimp has crashed at the U.S. Open. There's something to be said for not poking the bear, and Rickie Fowler has played enough U.S. He said the company's operations team on the ground confirmed citizen video on social media showing the blimp going down. No one else was hurt as the craft went down in a field about a half-mile from the Erin Hills golf course in Erin, Wisconsin.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:51

Bangladesh vanquished, all the talk is around a Pakistan team that has stunned all and sundry with their resurgence in the Champions Trophy . This is Bangladesh's first ever semi-final appearance in an ICC tournament. Jadhav's wicket of Tamim meant that Bangladesh needed to calibrate, with a good 154-run platform in the 28th over pleading for a possible sane-turned-insane final flourish.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:50

Draymond Green was serenaded by boos and other unpleasant chants in Game 3 of the NBA Finals and would love nothing more than for the Warriors to win the championship on the Cavaliers' home court. They played their part. "And we have had some good fortune, too". The Warriors' 15 straight Playoff wins are a postseason record in the four major professional team sports, breaking the mark of the National Hockey League franchise Pittsburgh Penguins from 1992 and 1993 (14).

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:48

Open, Maynard said. Update: The tournament organizers have confirmed that a blimp did indeed crash, and that the pilot is injured but alive. US Open officials later said the blimp was not affiliated with the tournament or the US Open broadcast.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:44

Tottenham Hotspur announced on their website that the 24-year-old South Korean will go under the knife to treat a fractured forearm. Mauricio Pochettino and his coaching staff will hope the injury is not as serious as first feared but it is sure to be a setback for the Korean star leading into the new season.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:47

However, For Pakistan it's a revenge against Team India at this Stadium, Team India Defeated Pakistan on this Same Ground at CT17 by 124 Runs and Lead them into the Semi Finals. India were positive from the outset of their response, reaching 63 without loss in the first 10 overs, and the departure of Shikhar Dhawan (46) with the score at 87 merely allowed Kohli to join in the fun with Sharma.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:35

In 2016, Barcelona's Lionel Messi , who for the last decade has vied with Ronaldo for the title of world's best footballer, was fined $2.3 million for defrauding the Spanish tax authorities. The statement said Ronaldo used what it deems a shell company in the Virgin Islands to "create a screen in order to hide his total income from Spain's Tax Office".

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:35

McGee received a 10-year, show-cause penalty from the NCAA . The NCAA also put U of L basketball on four years' probation, gave former operations director Andre McGee a 10-year show-cause penalty, and fined the program $5,000. "The former operations director, the individual entrusted to keep order at Minardi Hall, created an environment that has no place on a college campus and was directly at odds with college athletics and higher education", the panel said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:31

Beauchemin has a no-move clause in his deal and the Avalanche would have needed to protect the 37-year-old Quebec native in the upcoming expansion draft for the Vegas Golden Knights had he not been bought out. Beauchemin played well his first season in Colorado after leaving Anaheim as a free agent (the Ducks balked at giving him a third year), but his play began to fall off the second half of 2015-16.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:31

If the 26-year old can rediscover the form he showed last season, and bring the same energy to Elland Road , Leeds could once again find themselves fighting for promotion, even with a change in the dugout. This supporter is happy with the appointment, and is now calling on Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani to splash the cash this summer. During a 25-year playing career Christiansen spent plenty of his time in Spain with the likes of Oviedo and Villarreal , while he was also on ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:30

Players Weekend might mark the beginning of a period of general relaxation in how the league views players inserting their own brand or personality. As part of the weekend, a player will be allowed to put one nickname on the back of his jersey, as long as it's not "inappropriate or offensive".

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:29

It was a frightful sight. The course is in a remote area some 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee. England's Danny Willett , who won the 2016 Masters, birdied the par-three ninth, his last hole, but signed for a nine-over-par 81. Aerial video from a television news helicopter shows pieces of the flattened blimp on the field along with charred metal and grass. But crashes involving blimps are "extremely rare", Dan Coffee, owner of the Wisconsin airstrip from which the blimp took off ...

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:29

Yasiel Puig leveled a two-out, two-run homer off Trevor Bauer in the second inning to pull the road nine ahead. Jose Ramirez would make sure that Kluber at the very least wouldn't be tagged with the loss, jumping on a Josh Fields fastball and lacing it over the right field fence.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:21

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, who appointed Mueller , hinted broadly that the special counsel investigation could be looking at Trump during a House committee hearing on Tuesday. The former top cop also told the Senate Intelligence Committee that his termination seemed tied to his refusal to lift what Trump called a "cloud" hanging over his presidency, referring to the broader FBI Russia meddling probe.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:20

The pilot was the only occupant of the blimp, according to the sheriff's office. The Sheriff's Office said the FAA determined the aircraft was operating at the proper altitude. Golfer Rory McIlroy will be the man to beat at the US Open at Erin Hills this weekend, although the organisers are merely hoping for a trouble-free tournament.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:22

Robinson, 24, has played in 44 career games with the Rams, starting 40 of them. Both Robinson and Kouandjio are expected to battle existing players like Joe Dahl , Tony Hills and Cornelius Lucas for that coveted starting role at left tackle.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:21

Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Ross Cockrell is getting ready to enter his third season with the Steelers and his second straight season the team's full-time starter. "I think we have the team to do it and everybody is prepared to do it". The Steelers will be able to get their revenge against the Patriots when the two teams meet in Pittsburgh on December 17.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:21

Ostapenko and Bacsinszky, who turned 20 and 28 respectively on the day of the match, had previously played doubles together in China past year and knew each other well , but, in a one-on-one dual, the younger athlete prevailed. Overwhelmed by the second seed's power in the second set, Halep regained the momentum in the decider, frustrating her opponent with her ability to soak up punishment.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:14

In 117 games for the Windsor Spitfires, Sergachev has an even 100 points after being drafted by the Canadiens as the No. 9 pick in the 2016 draft. But Drouin is a guy who is under team control for a bit longer, and I think it shows you how much the Canadiens are looking for offense.

by | June 16, 2017 | 04:17

World number 47 Ostapenko, who only turned 20 on Thursday, came from a set and 3-0 down to beat third seed Simona Halep on Saturday, incredibly securing her maiden WTA title in the process and becoming the first unseeded victor of the women's singles title in Paris since 1933.