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Author: 0 NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?

An extension of Embiid would give the Sixers a young core including Saric, Ben Simmons , Markelle Fultz - whom they selected with the No. 1 pick in Thursday's draft - and Jahlil Okafor. NBA commissioner Adam Silver speaks before the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft at Barclays Center . The Celtics used the third pick to take Duke forward Jayson Tatum , who averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds in his only season of college ball.

Author: 0 Mourinho accused of tax fraud, Ronaldo before judge

The Argentinian global defrauded the Spanish government to a sum of £1.14 million during his four-year spell with Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014. Ronaldo joined Real Madrid from Manchester United in 2009 for a then-world record fee of 96 million euros and is their all-time top scorer with 404 goals in 394 games.

Sports Dani Alves: Manchester City target to be released from Juventus contract
Author: 0 Dani Alves: Manchester City target to be released from Juventus contract

Alves has only spent one year at Juventus , winning Serie A and the Coppa Italia, while the club lost out to Real Madrid in the Champions League final earlier this month. Alves won three LaLiga titles and two Champions League trophies during Guardiola's four years in charge at Camp Nou, between 2008-2012. Guardiola always preferred to deploy Alves further up the pitch and the defender's instincts to roam forwards allowed him to flourish into one of the world's leading full-backs.

Sports Chile reach Confed Cup semis after draw against Australia
Author: 0 Chile reach Confed Cup semis after draw against Australia

Kerem Demirbay and Timo Werner with two scored for Germany while Vincent Aboubakar found the lone goal for Cameroon . The referee consulted the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) after a bad challenge by Ernest Mabouka on Germany's Emre Can saw Sebastien Siani wrongly getting the yellow card in case of mistaken identity.

Sports Confed Cup: Germany hold Chile to 1-1 draw
Author: 0 Confed Cup: Germany hold Chile to 1-1 draw

The 28-year-old has left his future at the Emirates in doubt as he's yet to sign a new deal with Arsene Wenger's club. His record as Germany coach before the final Group B game in Sochi stands at 99 wins, 27 draws and 23 defeats. Chile almost extended their lead 14 minutes later as Eduardo Vargas' shot hit the crossbar. Despite the early scare, Germany regained their composure and pushed forward.

Author: 0 Lonzo Ball (and Dad?) Picked by LA Lakers

Magic Johnson revolutionized the point guard position during his career with the Los Angeles Lakers and on Thursday, in his new role of running the team, picked a player in his own image to lead them back to contention. "That's why we win, right?" the nine-time NBA Finals participant continued to hold court in front of an amoeba like mass of reporters. Russell and Ball will forever be linked together as the standard-bearers of the Lakers' recent-past difficulties and hopes for a ...

Author: 0 England captain Eoin Morgan rested for T20 decider against South Africa

Dawid Malan top-scored with 78 on his Twenty20 global debut after replacing rested England captain Eoin Morgan and shared a second-wicket stand of 105 in 10.3 overs with Alex Hales. As a result, the Proteas win this thriller by 3 one and now, have levelled the series 1-1. Born in London but brought up in South Africa , Malan got off the mark in style by pulling Chris Morris for six over midwicket.

Author: 0 Chelsea set to complete first summer signing, £35m star agrees personal terms

Today, Tiemoue Bakayoko will join Chelsea after snubbing Man Utd... Manchester United are on the brink of signing two-time Premier League victor Nemanja Matic according to ESPN . The report stated they are confident they will manage to lure the 28-year-old up north, as he is desperate for first team football after battling with N'Golo Kante and Cesc Fabregas last season.

Author: 0 ICC okays World XI series in Pakistan

We just want to focus on what we do well and hopefully return with a positive result". No major test team has toured Pakistan since the attack on Sri Lankan team in Lahore in 2009, the ice was, however, broken in 2015 when Zimbabwe toured Pakistan to play three ODIs and two T20Is in Lahore.

Author: 0 Ronaldo helps Portugal into Semis, Russia out

Bernado Silva, Andre Silva and Nani also scored goals for Portugal to help them finish top of their pool on seven points. Portugal , the European champion, outclassed New Zealand , which extended its winless Confederations Cup run to 12 games across four editions.

Sports Utah moves up to the 13th pick to draft Donovan Mitchell
Author: 0 Utah moves up to the 13th pick to draft Donovan Mitchell

The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday night because the deal had not been officially announced. He was visibly emotional, noting the Jazz were the first team to work him out as he navigated his post-collegiate career. The 19-year old averaged an impressive 19.5 points and 14.1 rebounds per 40 minutes as a freshman playing behind Kennedy Meeks and Isaiah Hicks. I think I can do both.

Author: 0 Final tests loom for Federer and Kvitova

The top seed suffered a shock loss to veteran German Tommy Haas in his first competitive match on grass this season in Stuttgart, but has built momentum in a tournament that has given him such fond memories over the years. Federer served great, placing the first serves nicely, and he played against only 1 break point. Federer produced an imperious display against world number 12 Zverev, who is regarded as one of the world's most promising players and reached the top 10 this year after ...

Author: 0 National Basketball Association draft eyes zero in on Celtics, Josh Jackson

Should the Celtics decide to deal the pick, no shortage of franchises interested in Jackson would make offers. However, CBSSports reported that Jackson also said later that all the teams who passed on him will "be sorry" one day. Gordon Hayward is an obvious free-agent target and the Indiana Pacers appear all but forced into trading Paul George . "Both of them are hard-nosed, competitive, great teammates and great leaders", Newman said Tuesday.

Author: 0 AP analysis indicates Idaho district lines favor Republicans

That bucks a national trend in which Republicans control two-thirds of all statehouses. Colorado Republicans cried foul when, after the last U.S. Census in 2010, the state Supreme Court approved a Democratic-drawn map reapportioning the state's 65 House seats.

Sports Work to be done for Mercedes, says Hamilton
Author: 0 Work to be done for Mercedes, says Hamilton

Hamilton banished memories of a dismal qualifying session in Baku a year ago, when he clipped the barrier and had to settle for 10th place on the starting grid, to grab pole with a time of 1:40.593 despite running wide at Turn 16. The British driver received a vote of confidence from Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul despite crashing during Friday's session, but finished at the bottom of the standings here after completing just four laps.

Author: 0 Di Maria to plead guilty to tax fraud

Mourinho also wants Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata and could possibly land him and Kane for far less money than it would take to sign Ronaldo . It is understood that Di Maria agreed to a deal with Spain's state prosecutor on Wednesday in which the former Real Madrid forward admitted to two counts of tax fraud of nearly 1.3 million euros ($1.4 million) in exchange for a lighter sentence.

Author: 0 Pelosi tries to reassure Dems after Georgia loss

He notes "Democrats only need to flip 24 Republican seats" to take control of the House. "They just want to obstruct", Mr. Trump said . The frustrated Democrats met in Rice's office a day earlier to discuss their options as they face long odds of knocking out the woman who has led the Democratic caucus for almost 15 years from minority to majority and back, raised tens of millions of dollars and has had multiple legislative successes.

Author: 0 Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team

So there you go. The next day she told me that she had a good feeling about him because it seemed like he really cared about developing his players. There is going to be a level of patience from the coaching staff, from the city, from teammates that clearly we're all going to have to go through.

Sports Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million euros in Spanish tax fraud case
Author: 0 Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million euros in Spanish tax fraud case

Mendes' agency, Gestifute, released a statement saying Mourinho had not received any official notification about the accusations against him. Mourinho, who has won 25 trophies with clubs in Portugal , Italy, Spain and England, managed Real from 2010 and 2013, winning the Spanish league and the Super Cup in 2012 and the Copa del Rey in 2011.