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Sports Lionel Messi donates wedding leftovers to Rosario Food Bank
Author: 0 Lionel Messi donates wedding leftovers to Rosario Food Bank

Formal signing of the contract is expected to take place after the Argentina worldwide, now on honeymoon after his wedding to Antonella Roccuzzo, has returned for pre-season training. The club was eliminated from the Champions League in the quarter finals by Juventus, and came second behind arch-rivals Real Madrid in La Liga, though Barca did win the Copa del Rey.

Sports Vurnon Anita breaks silence on his Newcastle exit after joining Leeds
Author: 0 Vurnon Anita breaks silence on his Newcastle exit after joining Leeds

Anita made 27 appearances for Newcastle last season as the club secured automatic promotion back to England's top flight at the first time of asking. I know what to expect and I'm not afraid of that. On his move to Elland Road, Anita added: "For a few weeks we've been talking, and I'm pleased to be here".

Sports Chelsea target former Man United star to replace Diego Costa
Author: 0 Chelsea target former Man United star to replace Diego Costa

DIEGO COSTA'S £40million move to Atletico Madrid is to be announced "in the next few hours" according to sources in Spain. However, it is well known that Costa doesn't see eye-to-eye with Blues boss Antonio Conte and, according to The Telegraph's report, the fiery Brazilian-born Spanish worldwide has said his goodbye to his soon to be former teammates.

Sports Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox
Author: 0 Tampa Bay Rays vs. Boston Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays meet Friday in Major League Baseball action at Tropicana Field. OUR PREDICTION: The Red Sox are 6-1 in their last seven games, are 6-2 in their last eight divisional games, and are 7-1 in Sale's last eight starts.

Author: 0 Hawks' Hardaway Jr. signs offer sheet with Knicks

Hardaway, 6-6, had a breakout season in 2016-17 for Atlanta, scoring 14.5 points per game in 28 minutes. The Hawks have already traded center Dwight Howard and lost free agent power forward to the Nuggets in the offseason. The Knicks later dealt Grant to Chicago in a trade for Derrick Rose . "I want to be here, point blank", he said. I'm thankful for it. Thus, it stands to reason that Mike Budenholzer's crew could bring the 25-year-old shooting guard back to Atlanta.

Sports Protests Against G-20 Summit Turn Violent In Germany
Author: 0 Protests Against G-20 Summit Turn Violent In Germany

Julia Reusing, 27, from Frankfurt, was upset that police disrupted the demonstration . They have dubbed their protest "Welcome to Hell". Protests had begun near the city's fish market before setting off on a march . Water cannons were thrown into the street to displace the demonstrators. In March, during a visit by Merkel to the White House , the two leaders shared an awkward exchange during which Trump seemed to ignore his counterpart's offer of a handshake.

Sports Gay leaves Kings for Spurs
Author: 0 Gay leaves Kings for Spurs

He can be a player that can get a necessary basket when needed, so it will be fascinating what he can do on a winning team. "He's excited to join a new team and new franchise", Montgomery said. Gay's reported deal allows the Spurs to still re-sign restricted free agent Jonathon Simmons. The agreement, which required San Antonio's mid-level exception, includes a player option for the 2018-19 season.

Sports Vince Carter signs 1-year deal with Sacramento Kings
Author: 0 Vince Carter signs 1-year deal with Sacramento Kings

The Grizzles announced this week that they plan to retire Zach Randolph's No. 50 jersey, after eight years in Memphis. Randolph helped lead Memphis to seven straight playoff appearances and leaves as the Grizzlies franchise leader in field goals made and rebounds.

Sports Federer Conquers Nerves; Murray, Nadal Up Friday at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Federer Conquers Nerves; Murray, Nadal Up Friday at Wimbledon

Three-time champion Novak Djokovic reached the Wimbledon third round for the ninth successive year with a 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 win over Adam Pavlasek of the Czech Republic on Thursday. "They can support whatever player they like and I respect that". "As I said, I really don't take it in a negative way anyhow. I don't necessarily need to agree with that, but it's his right".

Sports EC Accuses GE, Merck KgaA And Canon Of Breaking Merger Rules
Author: 0 EC Accuses GE, Merck KgaA And Canon Of Breaking Merger Rules

Merck KGaA , Sigma-Aldrich and Canon Inc., alleging they broke merger rules (http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-17-1924_en.htm) in recent acquisitions. The three mergers include Merck's takeover of Sigma-Aldrich, General Electric's planned acquisition of LM Wind and Canon's deal to buy Toshiba Medical Systems Corporation.

Sports Olynyk agrees to four-year deal with Heat
Author: 0 Olynyk agrees to four-year deal with Heat

Nearly immediately after Gordon Hayward signed with the Celtics , the team began plans to purge some money to afford Hayward's four-year, $128 million deal. On Thursday, Miami waited until 11-time All-Star Chris Bosh cleared waivers shortly after 5 p.m.to begin make any moves. The Pacers had even been trying to shed salary in order to land him.

Sports Houston Rockets believe they're getting Carmelo Anthony or Paul George
Author: 0 Houston Rockets believe they're getting Carmelo Anthony or Paul George

Some have speculated that trading Paul means the Clippers could move on from Griffin and begin to rebuild, but it has been reported that the Clippers will focus on retaining Griffin . Now with the addition of Paul the assumption will be that Harden will go back to the shooting guard position. The Knicks have seriously considered a buyout option for Carmelo Anthony , though their future is now up in the air after the departure of team president Phil Jackson .

Sports MLB All-Star Game final vote: Justin Turner, Mike Moustakas nab roster spots
Author: 0 MLB All-Star Game final vote: Justin Turner, Mike Moustakas nab roster spots

One the eve before the results were announced - his VoteMoose hashtag was trending nationally on Twitter in the hours before voting was completed - Moustakas was taking the intrigue in stride. Moustakas earned more votes that Xander Bogaerts , Didi Gregorius , Elvis Andrus and Logan Morrison to get his second All-Star nod. All-Star Week kicks off on Monday, July 10 with a highly anticipated Home Run Derby at 8:00 PM ET on ESPN.

Sports Clippers signing Milo Teodosic to a two-year, $12.3 million contract
Author: 0 Clippers signing Milo Teodosic to a two-year, $12.3 million contract

A fantastic playmaker and level-headed leader on the floor, Teodosic shot 38.1 percent from beyond the arc while registering a 56.4 effective field goal percentage. The Los Angeles Clippers might have very well found a replacement for the recently traded Chris Paul . Teodosic led CSKA Moscow to four consecutive United League championships and also helped them win the Euroleague championship in 2016.

Sports Root scores hundred in first Test as England captain
Author: 0 Root scores hundred in first Test as England captain

I would, and do, back England to win this on home soil. Joe will have to have those conversations. The margin between confidence and arrogance is, like so much else in this most wonderful of games, a very fine one - but it matters, it really does.

Sports Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks close to deal
Author: 0 Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks close to deal

The career of Dirk Nowitzki is not over yet. Dirk's pay cut is a team friendly paycheck, but the big money being given to Wes Matthews, Harrison Barnes , Dwight Powell, and soon to be Nerlens Noel is eating up a large part of the $99 million in the cap.

Sports Bethanie Mattek-Sands Suffers Serious Knee Injury at Wimbledon 2017
Author: 0 Bethanie Mattek-Sands Suffers Serious Knee Injury at Wimbledon 2017

After falling, Mattek-Sands, a five-time Grand Slam champion in women's doubles, screamed at the top of her voice: 'Help me. Cirstea climbed over the net to check on Mattek-Sands and was evidently upset by what she saw. In 2008 she reached her best result at Wimbledon when she fought her way to the fourth round and even claimed a victory over 2007 runner up Marion Bartoli.