Louis Blues . Capitals GM Brian MacLellan elected to re-sign forward T.J. Oshie - who would've been an unrestricted free agent himself - for eight years and $46 million last week, making it extremely hard for Shattenkirk and fellow UFA defenseman Karl Alzner to stay put.
Ballance was dropped for the second time in his career after making 24 runs in four torturous innings in Bangladesh in October and had the look of a man who would be quietly shuffled to the bottom of the pack. At least three of the players who took the field in England's last Test in Chennai, Cook's curtain call, will be absent. "He deserves to be included and he will add maturity and experience".
Redick, 33, was ranked No. 25 on the list of top available free agents this offseason compiled by ESPN's Kevin Pelton. Redick has been to the playoffs every year in the league. The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor first reported the Sixers and Nets meant to make a "hard push" for Redick, and it's not hard to see why. "It's where I wanted to be", Redick told ESPN in a text message.
Unlike before Paris, he is hitting the ball really well. I'll give it everything I have over the next two weeks. Judy Murray has allayed fears Andy Murray could miss Wimbledon . "I just felt that he hadn't hit enough balls as opposed to here, where he has hit enough balls". The 30-year-old was set to play in an exhibition match Friday but pulled out, citing a hip injury.
Five-time champion Venus Williams is seeded 10th and would be a popular victor, as would two-time champion Petra Kvitova , who is fit to play and seeded 11th after recovering from being stabbed in her hand by an intruder late past year. Fellow two-time victor Nadal would certainly be a formidable opponent in the semis although Murray would likely have preferred the Spaniard to the in-form Roger Federer , who was the other possible top four seed to land in his half.
The victor of an NBA-record 11 championships as coach, Jackson couldn't engineer one playoff berth while running the Knicks . Not even Jackson , who had an impressive track record could bring the Knicks a title. Whether Carmelo Anthony is on the roster or not, Teague looks like a ideal fit for the Knicks . Hopefully, for Knick fans everywhere and the city of NY, the next President can bring some stability and sensibility that has been missing in this front office.
With the Sox trailing 3-1 in the seventh, Fernando Abad relieved Price, and the reliever promptly gave up an RBI double to Cameron Maybin . The latter two have helped the Angels form such an effective and deep bullpen, with such interchangeable roles, that Petit could have been the best choice to enter in the third or ninth innings.
It has been revealed that Malinga will face a three-member disciplinary committee headed by SLC CEO Ashley de Silva for his comments on Sri Lankan's sports minister. SLC said it had chose to take disciplinary action after Malinga's first violation around June 19, before a subsequent breach around June 21 prompted the board's executive committee to expedite the inquiry, which will be conducted by a three-member panel.
During SXSW , Odenkirk explained he's also got a new project in the works for AMC: a series based on David Carr's memoir The Night of the Gun . No surprise here: AMC has renewed Better Call Saul for a fourth season. Part of the pleasure of watching " Better Call Saul " is anticipating what it will be that he does that leads to his downfall. But over three seasons, the Breaking Bad prequel has earned its own reputation as one of the best dramas on television.
That's why the Bulls officially waived Rondo on Friday, whose $13.4 million contract would have been guaranteed fully if he had remained on the roster when the NBA's new fiscal year began. ET. If the Bulls had made a decision to pick up Rondo's team-option, it would have cost them $13.4 million. Now, it's all about players like Kris Dunn , Cameron Payne and even holdover Jerian Grant .
If Dwyane Wade and the Bulls can agree to terms on a buyout, the three-time National Basketball Association champion and 2006 Finals MVP is expected to join LeBron James & Co.in the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Bulls were planning to meet Tuesday with Rondo's agent Bill Duffy, who represents LaVine. "But over these last four or five days, we sat and talked and are really happy about the direction we're about to head down".
He oversaw Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost's historic tussle for the title as McLaren drivers in 1988 and 1989 before Finnish driver Mika Hakkinen clinched back-to-back championships with the Woking-based outfit in 1998 and 1999. He also said, "perhaps my greatest satisfaction is the Formula 1 team's outstanding racing safety record". Since stepping down as MTG's chairman and chief executive, Dennis has joined the Ministry of Defence's Innovation Advisory Panel, which is tasked with applying ...
His contract contains a clause regarding compensation which, it is reported, would amount to something in the region of €850,000. Sunderland have released a statement explaining why Ellis Short will continue as chief of the club heading into the upcoming season.
A host of footballing stars including Barcelona striker Neymar and ex-Barca star Xavi Hernandez were expected among the 260 guests at Friday's wedding at the Hotel City Center Casino. Messi invited his entire Barcelona first-team to Rosario, along with some key former teammates, like Carles Puyol, Xavi, Samuel Eto'o, and Cesc Fabregas.
Jail records show Burns was released on bond Friday. Pittsburgh Steelers second-year cornerback Artie Burns was arrested and booked Thursday night in Miami Beach on charges of driving with a suspended license. In the grander scheme of things, Burns' brush with the law should amount to little more than a slap on the wrist, if anything, from the Steelers, who report to training camp on July 27.
The Timberwolves have tried to trade Rubio for over a year, even after trading away Kris Dunn. Utah had approximately $16 million available in cap space for the 2016-2017 fiscal year, which would have expired Friday night at 10:01 p.m. Teaming with Kevin Love, rookie Rubio had the Wolves in position to make the playoffs in the Western Conference when he tore the ACL in his knee in a game against the Lakers in March 2012.
After a very successful loan spell that helped Huddersfield Town reach England's top flight, Aaron Mooy will play for the Terriers on a permanent transfer from Manchester City . Mooy's first EPL game will be at Selhurst Park against Crystal Palace on the weekend of August 12-13. "I'd like to thank my former club , Manchester City, for the support throughout my time in the Championship and during my transition to Huddersfield".
Ennis has played with the Sabres for eight seasons in which he totaled 236 points. Scandella has spent his entire career with the Wild after being selected in the second round (55th overall) in 2008. Ennis has scored more than 20 goals three times in his career but has missed the majority of the past two seasons with injuries. The 27-year-old Scandella played in 71 games last season with the Wild, scoring four goals and 13 points while going pointless in five postseason games.
The athletic freak without the heart, Green-Beckham continued to plague his career with drops and incorrect route running. Initially, many suspected the ultra-athletic receiver would fill a void left by Jeremy Maclin . 40 selection by the Tennessee Titans . The story here is not the release of Green-Beckham, but rather the vastly improved group of pass catchers on the other end of Carson Wentz's throws.
Teammate Brett Gardner called the injury, "One of the worst things I've seen on a baseball field". Joe Girardi the Yankees manager said Fowler was then rushed to the medical center due to doctors being anxious about a possible infection, as it was an open rupture of the tendon.