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First blood to the All Blacks

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Asked whether his side could still force a close series, the New Zealander said: "Absolutely, I thought we created some great chances, played some lovely rugby and scored some nice tries ". His handling around the field was sloppy - one egregious knock-on int he first-half lingers - and Jones naturally lacked the dynamism as his second-half replacement , Maro Itoje. Read More »

Proteas coach Domingo to fly back home post mother's accident

Curran troubled the batsmen from his very first ball in worldwide cricket, forcing a top edge from Reeza Hendricks which only just evaded Dawson as he ran back from backward short leg. Several South African media outlets report that the 42-year-old's contract expires at the end of the England tour and he must re-apply if he wishes to stay in the role. Read More »

Sestito and Comets players avoid being drafted by expansion Golden Knights

Schlemko started his pro career way back in 2007-08 for the San Antonio Rampage of the AHL, however, he would appear for their National Hockey League team, the Phoenix Coyotes the next season playing in just three games scoring one point. "Without pushing someone in a direction where maybe they're not comfortable I believe he should be (in the NHL), but at the same time we'll do what's best for him and for us", Shero said. Read More »

Portugal and Mexico advance, hosts Russian Federation bow out — FIFA Confederations Cup

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Overall though, it was a fair victory", said Portugal coach Fernando Santos . "Three quarters of the squad have never played at this level, and with new players coming through all the time I'm optimistic about the future". They opened their tournament against Portugal and played brilliantly. The game is not limited to 90 minutes. Live streams of the matches can also be watched on the ITV Sport website. Read More »

Grading the Golden State Warriors' draft picks

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As that performance-and a four-block showing in the Final Four against North Carolina demonstrated-Bell's rim-protecting capabilities are top-notch. Bell could fill a role sooner than later when Golden State needs a defensive-minded sub. McCaw popped in and out of the lineup all season, providing mini contributions when given the opportunity and showing enough in the playoffs, including the closeout game in The Finals, where Steve Kerr is already talking about him as a nightly rotation piece ... Read More »

Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down

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He also stated to Lonzo that he expects a Ball jersey to be hanging on their wall of legendary players. Grandpa Ball-who claims he didn't let LaVar play sports competitively until 10th grade-sounded excited about what the future had in store for his grandsons, and he said LaVar took the family out to a lavish dinner in New York City after Lonzo was drafted. Read More »

Mexico knock out hosts Russia, Portugal cruise

Forward Andre Silva wrapped up the comfortable victory with a fierce angled finish on 80 minutes and Nani added a fourth in stoppage time. Cristiano Ronaldo now has 75 worldwide goals . New Zealand at least came close through captain Chris Wood but their threat was akin to a water pistol when compared to Portugal's heavy artillery with the All Whites' Stefan Marinovic standing between his team and a real pasting. Read More »

Sixers introduce draft picks at press conference

After the Boston Celtics took Duke forward Jayson Tatum at No. 3, the Phoenix Suns selected small forward Josh Jackson of Kansas with the fourth pick. Curry and Green most often initiated their offense, but ex-Sixer Andre Iguodala, a reserve, also did so at times. Fultz , wearing orange sneakers made of basketballs at the Barclays Center, is a natural talent on the court that moves with fluidity and ease, and his abilities and tendencies have been dissected heavily heading into ... Read More »

Portugal and Mexico Through to Confederations Cup Semi-Finals

The groups are still wide open, with only New Zealand eliminated after their losses to both Russian Federation and Mexico . Mexico brought the game to a logical victory, making Hudson's team fourth consecutive defeat. We have to be better and more consistent, stronger in both ways. "I am proud of what my team did, it's normal to have to suffer at this level, but we deserved to win", said Osorio. Read More »

Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

A jury on Friday convicted a former Vanderbilt University football player charged along with three of his teammates in the 2013 gang rape of an unconscious female student. Finally, at the 10th pick by Florida , they picked Owen Tippett . "I don't think we are, as I told you guys before, but I'm not going to sit here and tell anyone who we're taking or give anyone enough hints to say who we're taking". Read More »

It's a freshman run in the National Basketball Association draft

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The Celtics then took Duke's Jayson Tatum at No 3 after moving down two spots in the trade with Philadelphia, drawing cheers from a large contingent of their fans at Barclays Center wearing green. Knicks fans usually don't have any trouble seeing red on draft night, but French guard Frank Ntilikina left no doubt as Phil Jackson picked him with the No. Read More »

Butler changes address as flurry of deals spice Draft night

The 6-4 Fultz was the team's target all along, which is why the Sixers sent the No. 3 pick and a future No. 1 selection to Boston to secure the overall No. Embiid quickly chimed in with, "Please dunk on him so hard that his daddy runs on the court to save him". In his only season in college , Jackson averaged 16.3 points and 7.4 rebounds. Read More »

Host Russia exits Confederations Cup after loss to Mexico

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Mexico tops the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A , with four points after two games. Still, the lone New Zealand reporter at the tournament insisted at the pre-match news conference that more than four million people back home want to see Ronaldo face the All Whites for the first time . Read More »

Warriors pick up No. 38 pick Jordan Bell in deal with Bulls

The Warriors put a first-round grade on him, and he could prove to be a viable small-ball five off the bench his rookie year - the kind of player the Warriors might particularly need after this summer's free agency period. And reality is setting in. Freaking great news, right Cavs fans? SMH. I was like, all right. "It's not your fault". De'Aaron Fox, Justin Jackson and Frank Mason are tough, charismatic players from big-time programs, and Duke freshman Harry Giles was said to have ... Read More »

Lonzo Ball Responds To The Trash Talk By Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons

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With Magic Johnson serving as the general manager for the Lakers , the 19-year-old Ball expects to learn valuable insights from the five-time National Basketball Association champion. Rob also spoke about how impressed he was with the way Lavar Ball coached his sons and about 17 other kids in the neighborhood when he first visited the family. Read More »

Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

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Jimmy Butler and Tom Thibodeau hope to rekindle their past. The Lakers went with a local product with the No. 2 pick, getting UCLA guard Lonzo Ball. But no matter what, no one can take from LaVar Ball that he essentially willed his son into becoming the starting point guard of the Lakers, which is a pretty incredible thing to do. Read More »

Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team

Fultz noted, very meticulously, that his Internet search yielded six Chic-fil-A chains in the city - "Seven, if you count the one at the airport". The jury is still out on the third, Ben Simmons , who was the top selection a year ago. The Sixers also hold four second-round picks (36, 39, 46, 50) on Thursday. "He plays with reckless abandon and some of that has got to be controlled", Colangelo said. Read More »

FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal and Mexico advance, hosts Russian Federation bow out

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On the suspension of Képler Laveran Lima Ferreira, also known as " Pepe " the coach said it may be a blessing in disguise because a new player might emerge in his place in the semi-finals. Put to him that those in Saint Petersburg and others watching back in New Zealand were excited about watching the forward, Santos told a press conference: "There are many millions who, every time Cristiano plays, are very interested in him playing". Read More »

Los Angeles Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

I know when I was a young player, I had a target on my back from my own teammates because of things my dad [NBA great Bill Walton] said, but it ended up working out. 1- Simmons to the rotation. They will amplify it. "We want to thank him for what he did for us", Johnson said Friday, according to the Los Angeles Daily News' Mark Medina . Read More »

Ronaldo scores, Portugal eases past New Zealand 4-0

That's unacceptable and why I lost my temper. We respect this team . "I hope we're not going to be surprised but we have to be very vigilant against the New Zealanders". We are the only country that is not the champion of its respective continent. It took a high bounce just outside the box, and Hirving Lozano beat Akinfeev to the ball. Read More »

Confed Cup hosts Russian Federation face decisive match against Mexico

Cristiano Ronaldo headed an early victor as Portugal beat hosts Russia 1-0 on Wednesday to go top of Group A and spoil Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev's 100th cap. A return to Russian Federation for next summer's World Cup will only be possible if the All Whites, who must first win the qualifying section in Oceania, can then win a play-off against the team that finishes fifth in South America, which is a spot now occupied by Lionel Messi's Argentina. Read More »

Portugal, Mexico, Russia tussle for semi berths

Fernando Santos is expected to rotate his squad, leaving out the likes of Ronaldo against the already-eliminated Kiwis. AC Milan's new signing Andre Silva should lead Portugal's attack in the David verses Goliath clash in St Petersburg . Read More »

Defence won All Blacks the game - Read

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Full debutant Rieko Ioane bagged a try brace with hooker Codie Taylor steaming into the corner for another score, as the All Blacks subdued the Lions . The All Blacks will face the Lions at 7.35 tonight. He took a low pass to score and Barrett added a wide-angled conversion for a 10-0 lead. Soon after, Barrett drew first blood with a straightforward penalty for offside. Read More »

Moody's: Hospital uncompensated care costs will rise under proposed Senate bill

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Because it preserves more reasonable subsidies than the House bill and because its Medicaid drawdown happens in the distant 2020s - which is to say, perhaps never - it might not be an outright political catastrophe. It would gut the Medicaid program by $880 billion over 10 years and pass most of the savings on to wealthy taxpayers by abolishing taxes created by the Affordable Care Act . Read More »

Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

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The over 68,000-seat capacity stadium is created to host the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup and the 2018 World Cup matches. "Dorogiye druzhya (dear friends), dobro pozhalovat (welcome)", Infantino said. Petersburg yesterday. All full-time duels Portugal and Russian Federation won the hosts. Russia's win eases the pressure on its second game, against Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal in Moscow on Wednesday. Read More »

Portugal weighs resting Cristiano Ronaldo for Confederations Cup group finale

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When asked about the eight changes to the playing XI against New Zealand , Marquez said Colombian coach Juan Carlos Osorio had things under control. Ronaldo scored with a penalty kick in the 33rd minute, four minutes before Bernardo Silva slipped a shot into an unguarded goal. Mexico winger Hirving Lozano took advantage of an very bad mix-up in the Russian defence to score an extraordinary goal which gave his side a 2-1 win and knocked the Confederations Cup hosts out of the ... Read More »

Mexico's Salcedo ruled out of Confederations Cup

New Zealand lost their first two games to Russian Federation and Mexico 2-0 and 2-1 respectively. To find out, watch the Mexico vs. Russia FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match live stream from 45,300-seat Kazan Arena in Kazan, Russia , with streaming video offered by Fox Sports Go at this link or by downloading the Fox Sports Go app to view the live stream on tablet computers and smartphones. Read More »

Mexico 2-1 New Zealand ends in massive brawl at Confederations Cup

Portugal topped Group A with seven points from three games, ahead of Mexico on goal difference after the CONCACAF champions beat hosts Russian Federation 2-1. Having spent the New Zealand game on the bench, star striker Javier Hernandez is expected to start while Osorio must make changes after injuries to defenders Carlos Salcedo and Hector Moreno . Read More »

Confederations Cup :European Champions,Portugal cruise into semi-finals

Despite Mexico's captain Diego Reyes being at fault for the foul, it was Hector Herrera who took Boxall's kick and was the first to act by giving him a push in return. New Manchester City signing, Bernando Silva then doubled Portugal's lead four minutes later with his last act in the game. "I hope they can get the pitch in better condition because it's always important for the quality of the match, especially where you have teams which are technically strong and fast". Read More »

What we know about the Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor fight

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Mayweather, generally considered the greatest boxer of his generation, earned about $800m in his career, including a whopping $300m in his much-hyped "fight of the century" with rival Manny Pacquiao . In UFC , Macgregor's record is 21-3, and he has never competed in a professional boxing match. "Floyd is surrounded by some smart people and we got this thing done", White said. Read More »

Faf du Plessis Takes Responsibility of South Africa Loss

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South Africa confirmed that when the kitchen heats up they head for the garage. Hashim Amla was very watchful, escaping an early run-out attempt as he toiled for runs before falling for 35 off 54 balls. The fielders backed our bowlers. India won the match by 8 wickets. Dhawan took 16 matches to reach the landmark. Kohli remained in total control, however, and Yuvraj Singh hoisted JP Duminy over mid-wicket for a huge six to complete the most comfortable of wins for his team. Read More »