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by | June 25, 2017 | 04:29

Interestingly, when White finished his prep career at Legend High School in Parker, Colorado, the guard received only a junior college scholarship offer in Wyoming and one partial scholarship offer from UCCS. "So, that's where we sit with LaMarcus". White knows how to draw contact as well, evidenced by his 182 free throw attempts. He shot 39 percent from the field, his second-lowest mark since joining the Spurs in the 2010-11 season.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:28

Reports of a rejected €60million bid from United seem wide of the mark, though, according to Madrid president Perez, who remains keen to keep Morata in the Spanish capital. Cristiano Ronaldo , who played under Mourinho at Real Madrid , has been called to testify on July 31 over allegations that he hid £12.9m income from tax authorities.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:29

LaVar Ball had said his son would only play for the Lakers, and it was clear that would happen when Lonzo got a phone call with the Lakers on the clock. LOVING LONZO - AND LAVAR: Ball acknowledged that there might be a "target" on him entering the draft because of all his father's comments. The year before Ball arrived at UCLA , it went 15-17, missed the NCAA Tournament, and Bruin fans were calling for coach Steve Alford's head.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:28

The Blaugrana's pursuit of Bellerin, who came up through the La Masia academy at the Spanish club, has been common knowledge for several weeks now, with new boss Ernesto Valverde identifying the Gunners star as his no.1 defensive target. "We were thinking 'what have we got ourselves into?" "That was what struck us the most though". Barcelona are looking for a new right-back with the club yet to fill the void left by Dani Alves' exit to Juventus a year ago.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:24

More than 1,000 firefighters on the ground and aircraft from several countries are battling the blazes, BBC reports . Reports from numerous media outlets that an air tanker crashed in Portugal on Tuesday appear to be false. A source from the National Civil Protection Authority had said earlier that a firefighting Canadair combatting the flames in Pedrógão Grande, had crashed this afternoon.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:18

New AC Milan signing Andre Silva should lead Portugal's attack in Saint Petersburg, where Portugal will be the heavy favorites. For Russia it was their final competitive fixture ahead of next year's World Cup, but coach Stanislav Cherchesov remained upbeat despite his side's early exit.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:14

Spokane winger Kailer Yamamoto went 22nd to Edmonton. "I believe we've put together a great team from the net out, " Foley said . Vegas had a short timeframe during which they had exclusive negotiating rights with any restricted or unrestricted players from other teams.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:15

Van Dijk is contracted to Southampton for a further five years and could cost as much as £60m, but he could prove to be an inspired signing. With Atletico subject to a ban on registering players and Costa unwanted by Antonio Conte , it was thought that the striker might have to choose an alternative destination.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:14

Don't expect Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid to plop down $495 for Big Baller Brand shoes any time soon. "Inspired by an iconic era, the ZO2 "Sho'time" colorway comes just in time to start a new era of dominance on the court," reads the official product description.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:11

Ronaldo's agency, Gestifute, released a statement after the accusations, saying "it is clear that the player did not try to evade taxes" and there was 'no offshore structure for evading taxes.' Madrid said Ronaldo had their 'full confidence, ' a point president Florentino Perez stressed again on Monday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:09

Deliver it they did, in what was their best and most cohesive performance of the tour so far. "And that's been challenging". The Lions' next physical challenge takes place against the Highlanders in Dunedin tomorrow and Farrell said of the squad's workload: "I think we're bearing the fruit of the last three weeks".

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:07

The Cleveland Cavaliers chose Anthony Bennett in 2013 and Andrew Wiggins in 2014. Instead, Portland did neither, trading two picks to move up and get Zach Collins, a center from Gonzaga, and Caleb Swanigan, a center from Purdue. Swanigan provides them with the gritty toughness they've lacked in the post and helps them with their rebounding; he's a flawless fit (as well as an underrated passer) on a team full of jump shooters.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:08

The people confirmed Bush's new role to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the parties involved in the sales talks aren't commenting publicly. Mas is chairman of the Cuban American National Foundation, a group his father, Jorge Mas Canosa, founded in the early 1980s. One of the draft picks is Rodriguez's nephew Joe Dunand.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:03

However, goals from Raul Jimenez and Oribe Peralta sealed the three points for Mexico and sent them top of Group A. They will be playing for pride on Saturday evening and could struggle against what is a high quality Portugal attack which includes the likes of Ronaldo, Nani and Bernardo Silva to name a few.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:04

Manager Jose Mourinho had a hard relationship with Ronaldo during the Portuguese coach's three-year spell at the Bernabeu, and it is believed that the Champions League victor was not initially a target drawn up on the transfer wishlist.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:00

Fultz says that he's just happy to be part of it. The Sixers might make Fultz cut back on the chicken sandwiches. Moments after LaVar Ball went on TV and declared of his son, "From the words of Zeus, Jesus, everybody said he gonna be a Laker ", Simmons simply tweeted, "Crazy pills".

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:55

After a few days' rest, Nadal will travel to London to play in next week's Aegon Championships at Queen's Club, where he has competed only once since 2011. Nadal moved into sole possession of second place in men's majors, pulling away from American Pete Sampras and once again getting to within three of Federer.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:52

Di Maria, 29, played for Madrid between 2010 and 2014, when he joined Manchester United . Prosecutors claim that the Portuguese manager - who took over at Manchester United a year ago - failed to declare income of 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:49

The England worldwide picked up a quad strain in training before the Lions' clash with the Maori All Blacks on Saturday and there had been great fear that he would miss out on the first Test. The Chiefs will look to emulate the successful formula of the Blues and Chiefs in using an up-tempo game, but Rennie conceded it would not be easy.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:42

The Dubs bombed the next year - taking Ekpe Udoh sixth with Gordon Hayward and Paul George still on the board, among notable others - but rebounded well in selecting Klay Thompson 11th in 2011 - not Kawhi Leonard or Jimmy Butler well , mind you, but well enough.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:42

Simmons, who was the No. 1 overall selection past year, wasn't impressed with LaVar Ball's braggadocio. "There's just a renewed energy around here", Pelinka said Thursday night. The Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies also are without a pick, while Houston, New Orleans and Washington don't have one in the first round. But at least he was rocking the freshest kicks in the house, the ones nobody else was wearing or could get their hands at the time, the ones that he can most ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:31

The progress means Portugal are on course for a second trophy in two years, but will have to first pass their semi-final test on Wednesday. Real Madrid head honcho Mike Poncho Florentino Perez has said that Ronaldo is "very angry" after being accused of tax fraud , but he does not expect him to join Manchester United.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:22

Just for the likes of Dylan Napa, Coen Hess and Jarrod Wallace - all these guys who are in camp that have dreamed of playing State of Origin - they dreamed of being in there with Slater, Thurston and Smith, and they get that opportunity now.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:23

He made the announcement to Spanish newspaper Marca . Last summer, Arbeloa signed a deal to play for West Ham United but he was barely used at the London Stadium, with the last of four appearances coming in December. Prior to Arbeloa's time at the Santiago Bernabeu, he made nearly 100 appearances for Liverpool between 2006 and 2009. "Many encouraged me to continue because physically I can keep playing.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:19

In last year's Summer League play, the former LSU star shot a ghastly 36 percent from the field and during his brief 33 game college career, Simmons attempted just three shots from deep all season. 4 pick. Philadelphia 76ers' draft picks Anzejs Pasecniks , from left, Markelle Fultz , Jonah Bolden and Mathias Lessort pose after a news conference at the team's NBA basketball training complex, Friday, June 23, 2017 , in Camden, NJ.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:19

Fultz , 19, averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds in his only college season. "I'm very excited really , just like the fans in Philly, how they back up their players and everything like that", Fultz said. The Lakers also exchanged picks with the Utah Jazz , who made another deal with the Denver Nuggets , while the Sacramento Kings and Portland Trail Blazers agreed on a two-for-one swap.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:18

However, Collins will need to add strength to bang with big men down low, and he may have some issues guarding quicker small-ball 4s. For his career, Jackson averaged 13.7 points on 46.3 percent shooting and 4.1 rebounds per game. Through a lot of wheeling and dealing during the 2016-17 NBA season, the Portland Trail Blazers entered the 2017 NBA Draft with three first-round selections.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:13

Real Madrid , for what it's worth, appears to be doing what it can to retain Ronaldo, with manager Zinedine Zidane reportedly reaching out to calm the star's worries and pitch him on staying put. Real Madrid player Cristiano Ronaldo will testify on July 31 in Madrid on allegations that he hid income from tax authorities between 2011 and 2014, the court said on Tuesday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:07

According to the authorities, Jose Mourinho did not declare the income he received from image rights (mostly with oversees companies) and hence did not pay taxes on 2 counts. The case relates to the 29-year-old's image rights in 2012 and 2013, and he has agreed to repay £1.14million as well as a 60% fine. Pepe says his Portugal and Real Madrid team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo can handle the pressure of the tax-evasion scandal clouding his club future, ahead of Wednesday's Confederations Cup ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:04

The second second round pick will be in 2019 or 2020. TSN's Pierre LeBrun added he believes the Islanders will receive a first-round pick and two second-round picks, while the Flames will get a fourth-round pick in return. The native of St. Malo, Manitoba, was selected by the Islanders in the second round (53rd overall) of the 2008 National Hockey League draft. Signed for three more seasons at a cap hit of $3.857 million per season , Hamonic's arrival effectively cements the Flames' ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:02

Cilic will now face another awkward grass-court opponent in American Donald Young while Sam Querrey overcame Murray's conqueror Jordan Thompson 7-6 (7/3) 3-6 6-3 to book a quarter-final with Gilles Muller . "But generally I enjoy playing on grass". The two-time former quarterfinalist was comfortable at 40-15 but Muller became unstuck as the American created his first break point in the match on Muller's serve, which happened to be a set point with a sweet backhand return victor down ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:56

Prosecutors claim that the 54-year-old manager failed to declare income of €1.6 million in 2011 and €1.7 million in 2012, "with the aim of obtaining illicit profits". The rumors began to pick up when Ronaldo was accused of tax fraud shortly after the end of the 2016-17 campaign, despite the fact that any transfer would go down in history as arguably the most expensive all-time.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:51

Pakistani cricket fans celebrate their team's victory in the Champions Trophy final against India , at a street in Lahore, Pakistan . Australian cricketing legend Adam Gilchrist on Monday credited Pakistan's adaptability and perseverance in the face of domestic challenges as key to their rout of favourites India in the Champions Trophy.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:51

The way he picked Yuqi's smashes were signs that he was moving well. So far, Saina Nehwal is the only Indian to have won the Australian Open - in 2014 and 2016 - but Srikanth would have a shot at registering his name in history when he takes on either reigning Olympic champion Chen Long of China or South Korea's Lee Hyun Il in the final on Sunday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:46

It came in an Instagram post sponsored by a watch company. If Fultz doesn't want to head back into the city right after practice, there are also two Chick-fil-A locations in Cherry Hill, N.J., just down Routes 38 and 70 from the Sixers practice facility in Camden.