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Sports Mike D'Antoni wins Coach of the Year; Malcolm Brogdon top rookie
Author: 0 Mike D'Antoni wins Coach of the Year; Malcolm Brogdon top rookie

Brogdon - taken with the 36th overall pick in the second round of last year's draft - makes him the only non-first round victor in the common draft era (since 1966), according to Elias Sports Bureau. "I never thought I would be in NY and have to thank sportswriters for coach of the year, but so be it", D'Antoni said. D'Antoni last won the award in 2005, when he coached the Phoenix Suns .

Author: 0 Portugal v Chile: Weds. 28/6 and Germany v Mexico on Thursday

Mexico took advantage of a mix-up in the Russian defence in a match on Saturday (June 24) to score an extraordinary goal which gave the team a 2-1 win and knocked the Confederations Cup hosts out of the tournament. As One of the team Has Good Defense action, whereas other powered up with good Forward action. "I can only repeat what I've said before: we always analyse the teams we play so we've analysed Portugal as a whole".

Author: 0 Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

GERMANY eased their way to a semi-final date with Mexico in the Confederations Cup . Germany took the lead in the 48th minute through Kerem Demirbay , and made it 2-0 in the 67th minute through Timo Werner , just few minutes after Cameroon's Mabouka was shown a straight red.

Sports McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour
Author: 0 McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

He paid respect to Williams as the best female tennis player in the world, but was asked Sunday on NPR why he qualifies her not being the "best player in the world?" McEnroe elaborated that the thought Serena's incredible mental strength would allow her to beat some male players.

Sports Raiola says Donnarumma will meet with Milan amid confusion
Author: 0 Raiola says Donnarumma will meet with Milan amid confusion

It would be great if he stayed at Milan. Per ESPN , Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain have both been linked with moves for the 18-year-old sensation. Since replacing Silvio Berlusconi, Milan's Chinese consortium has invested in Andre Silva, Mateo Musacchio, Ricardo Rodriguez and Franck Kessie. Donnarumma was an ever-present in the league last season as Milan finished sixth and crept into the Europa League spots ahead of city rivals Inter.

Author: 0 LEADING OFF: Nationals take a look at K-Rod, Yankees ailing

Rodriguez is a proud man with 15 years of experience as closer in the majors and 437 career saves. Fantasy Impact Rodriguez, who was released by the Tigers after a truly terrible season, couldn't land in a much better spot. It's unclear what role Rodriguez will step into if he does sign with the Nationals , but he's not a bad add if you're speculating for saves. The Nationals have been searching for reliable relievers all season, and, although K-Rod is far from that, he does bring the ...

Sports Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1
Author: 0 Celtics-Sixers trade finalised, Markelle Fultz expected to go No. 1

If it is not, the Celtics will instead receive either Sacramento's or Philadelphia's first round pick in 2019, whichever is more favorable. However, the Celtics will receive the lesser pick if either 2019 pick is No. Smith said that the Bulls offered Butler to the 76ers in an attempt to acquire the third overall pick in the draft, but that Philadelphia wasn't interested.

Sports Flames add Hamonic to keep up with arms race in West
Author: 0 Flames add Hamonic to keep up with arms race in West

The Sens, who lost defenceman Marc Methot to Vegas in the expansion draft, had only four picks in Chicago after mid-season deals for Mike Condon, Tommy Wingels and Viktor Stalberg. Hamonic, 26, registered three goals and 11 assists for 14 points and 60 penalty minutes in 49 games with the Islanders this past season. Treliving said Hamonic gives some "versatility" to the Flames' defence.

Sports 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Begins Securities Fraud Trial
Author: 0 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Begins Securities Fraud Trial

On Monday Shkreli will be in NY federal court facing eight counts of securities and wire fraud relating to two hedge funds he ran and a biopharmaceutical company that he founded. The lawyer said that Shkreli was essentially cash broke, although he claimed his client was worth tens of millions of dollars from Shkreli's ownership stake in Turing.

Author: 0 Former Packers RB Ahman Green jailed on child abuse claim

According to a criminal complaint, Green's daughter told police that he struck her in the face in a dispute over getting her to do the dishes. He was released on his own recognizance and ordered to have no contact with his daughter, four other people involved with the incident and anyone under 18.

Sports Federer crushes Zverev to clinch ninth Halle title
Author: 0 Federer crushes Zverev to clinch ninth Halle title

Top seed Roger Federer will challenge for a ninth Halle Open title against Alexander Zverev after reaching the Wimbledon warm-up event final with a 6-4 7-6 (5) win over rising Russian talent Karen Khachanov on Saturday. Zverev, 20 and the youngest player in the world top 40, defeated Federer in three sets in the semi-finals here in 2016, but he was unable to cope with the Swiss star's pace and power.

Sports Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft
Author: 0 Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft

The books don't expect him to take the starter's role with the Celtics, but he should have a significant role even if he comes in off the bench. Sixers fans have been very patient, and they may have stay that way. "That's like my big brother", Simmons said of Bayless at the end of the season. What I'm going to look at is if there's an extra value on the guys that have most chance to win in, but also if some of the underdogs are underrated.

Sports Team New Zealand routs Oracle Team USA to win America's Cup
Author: 0 Team New Zealand routs Oracle Team USA to win America's Cup

EMIRATES Team New Zealand was to take to Bermuda's Great Sound today (China time) with a mission, to finally wipe out the hurt inflicted on the sports-mad country by Oracle Team USA in the America's Cup. "It was a hard pill to swallow", said Australian Glenn Ashby , to only non-Kiwi on the crew and the only who member in the team's crushing 2013 defeat.

Sports NBA honors to be presented during league's first awards show
Author: 0 NBA honors to be presented during league's first awards show

The first ever NBA Awards Show will happen on June 26, Monday as fans finally know who takes some of the most prestigious awards in the league. Fans will be able to watch it as it all unfolds on Monday night from New York City. Draymond is the most versatile defender in the National Basketball Association, point blank. Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs in the Air Jordan XXXI.

Sports Klopp: Salah is an Exciting Signing
Author: 0 Klopp: Salah is an Exciting Signing

But I think he has everything to do a good job. However, with just a year left on his contract and coming off a poor season, Meyer could be sold by Schalke this summer - and Liverpool have been tracking his displays in the Under-21 European Championships this summer.

Sports Claudio Ranieri takes over as Nantes coach
Author: 0 Claudio Ranieri takes over as Nantes coach

Ranieri qualified for his free bus pass last October and the Ligue 1 outfit have requested a waiver from the LFP and are waiting for a response before finalising the deal. In a much-travelled career which has seen him take charge of 15 clubs, the Italian has managed Juventus , Roma and Internazionale as well Atlético Madrid, Valencia and Chelsea .

Sports Lyon show Giroud interest ,warn over Lacazatte
Author: 0 Lyon show Giroud interest ,warn over Lacazatte

Update: A second source has now confirmed this news, with RMC Sport's Mohamed Bouhafsi tweeting that Arsenal had made a €50m bid for Lacazette . The Lyon forward has been heavily linked with a move to the Emirates , with Arsene Wenger keen to splash the cash this summer.

Sports Sergio Aguero agent rubbishes PSG link for Man City star
Author: 0 Sergio Aguero agent rubbishes PSG link for Man City star

Guardiola preferred Gabriel Jesus over Aguero in a number of matches last season and Manchester City are expected to invest even more money in their forward line this summer. "Having Sergio Aguero as part of the squad is an absolute must and it has never been in doubt". "I feel very happy here, so I will fulfil my contract to stay here until the end of my contract.