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Author: 0 New Orleans Pelicans sign Rajon Rondo

He has since played for the hated Mavericks, spent time with DeMarcus Cousins in Sacramento, and was a member of the Bulls last season. Rondo is entering his 13th National Basketball Association season after being drafted No. On Thursday , ESPN's Zach Lowe and Adrian Wojnarowski tweeted that the Pelicans were meeting with Rondo. He record 237 assists to Cousins - his most assists to one player in a single season.

Sports Serena Williams says 'I feel like I'm there at Wimbledon with Venus'
Author: 0 Serena Williams says 'I feel like I'm there at Wimbledon with Venus'

Defending Wimbledon champion Serena Williams, now on a pregnancy hiatus, set that record by winning this year's Australian Open at 35 years, 125 days. Williams has done great work with both her forehand and second serve at Wimbledon. Despite the almost identical first-serve-conversion rates, Williams has won 80 percent of her first-serve points, more than 7 percentage points better than Muguruza.

Sports Ervine guides Zimbabwe to 344/8 on Day 1 against SL
Author: 0 Ervine guides Zimbabwe to 344/8 on Day 1 against SL

Upul Tharanga hit a brisk half- century to lead a strong Sri Lankan reply to Zimbabwe's first innings 356 on the second day of the one-off Test on Saturday. Sikandar Raza (36) offered support for the composed Ervine in a much needed sixth-wicket stand of 84, which Herath ended by trapping the all-rounder leg before.

Author: 0 Wimbledon: Venus Williams v Garbine Muguruza final stats preview

While the best tennis players from around the world put their ability to the test on the lawns of Wimbledon's All England Club, the British public is busy showing off one of things it does best - queuing. Now I'm knocking on the door for a title. "I just love the game and I don't want this part of my life to end". With Serena absent from Wimbledon while she prepares to have her first child later this year, Venus has seized the opportunity to impose her ferocious will to win on a series ...

Sports Sox promote phenom Devers to Triple-A PawSox
Author: 0 Sox promote phenom Devers to Triple-A PawSox

Next up for Boston is a Saturday afternoon game against NY with Chris Sale on the hill. This would have been a big win, if Gary Sanchez 's mammoth, go-ahead fifth-inning home run and the four scoreless innings of relief from Chad Green , Adam Warren and Dellin Betances had held up.

Sports Ryan Lochte Cleared of All Charges Related to Rio Olympics Incident
Author: 0 Ryan Lochte Cleared of All Charges Related to Rio Olympics Incident

The 32-year-old was suspended for 10 months by the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Swimming, and he lost $100,000 in bonus money for the gold medals he won in Rio. Rio police alleged they made up the story to cover up vandalism. A USA Today Sports investigation following the incident determined that Lochte's account of what happened at the gas station was substantially true, despite embellishments.

Sports Magic and Jonathon Simmons agree to three-year deal
Author: 0 Magic and Jonathon Simmons agree to three-year deal

On Thursday, the Spurs withdrew their qualifying offer to Simmons , making him an unrestricted free agent. Simmons blossomed over his two seasons with the Spurs. With Simmons renounced, San Antonio can likely offer him just the $3,290,000 bi-annual exception. The Vertical first reported the Spurs' decision to renounce Simmons' contract.

Sports Taggart dismisses Darren Carrington from football program
Author: 0 Taggart dismisses Darren Carrington from football program

The NFL supplemental draft has already come and gone, so it's too late for Carrington to play in the NFL this season. "We wish him all the best in his future endeavors". Carrington caught 112 passes for 1,919 yards and 15 touchdowns in his OR career. Last fall, in October, a UO graduate accused Carrington of breaking his arm following Oregon's victory against Arizona State, though Eugene police never charged Carrington.

Sports Bonucci Completes Shock Milan Move
Author: 0 Bonucci Completes Shock Milan Move

Milan are eager to sign the 30-year-old but Juventus have no intention of selling to a rival. The transfer fee is reportedly been adjusted at £35 million and the Italian will become Milan's new captain if he joins. It seems as though Milan have added strength and depth to every position on the field, a much needed turnaround that took far too long to achieve. The move comes weeks after Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri said Bonucci would be "leader of the dressing room".

Sports Yankees' Pineda Has Partial UCL Tear, May Need Tommy John Surgery
Author: 0 Yankees' Pineda Has Partial UCL Tear, May Need Tommy John Surgery

The Yankees' second half is off to a miserable start - and they haven't even taken the field. He went 5-6 in his first 12 starts of the year and pitched to a 4.27 ERA, 2.6 BB/9 and 6.9 SO/9 through 65 1/3 innings. "We will be careful buyers", Cashman said. The team would be hard pressed to find someone in their system other than Adams who is "ready" to make the jump to the big leagues and square into the middle of a pennant race.

Sports SC raps Srinivasan, Shah for attending meet
Author: 0 SC raps Srinivasan, Shah for attending meet

The bench of Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. Khanwilkar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud accepted the "regrets" from Thakur who was present in the court in pursuance of the last order of the court. Chennai-based Srinivasan, who like Saurashtra's Shah, got involved in stalling the Lodha Committee recommendations to make the Indian cricket board an organisation which is transparent and fair.

Sports Arsenal Open Talks With Chelsea Over Ox/Matic Swap Deal
Author: 0 Arsenal Open Talks With Chelsea Over Ox/Matic Swap Deal

Bakayoko's impending arrival at Stamford Bridge would likely free up Matic - who has reportedly been cleared to miss the Blues' pre-season tour, along with Diego Costa - to reunite with former Chelsea boss Mourinho, but the Portuguese opted not to confirm his interest in the 28-year-old.

Sports Real Madrid Sign Ceballos From Real Betis
Author: 0 Real Madrid Sign Ceballos From Real Betis

Neither club have announced a fee for the Andalusian but reports in Spain suggest Madrid will pay in the region of 17 million euros for a player who has made 65 LaLiga appearances for Betis since his debut at the age of 17 in 2014. Ceballos's hopes of being a footballer were threatened by a bout of chronic bronchitis which forced him to leave boyhood club Sevilla aged 12 but he resurrected his career at Betis, spearheading the club's promotion to the top flight in 2015.

Sports Ezekiel Elliott Could Face Suspension For 2016 Domestic Violence Charges
Author: 0 Ezekiel Elliott Could Face Suspension For 2016 Domestic Violence Charges

It is not over yet, but it is definitely far along into the process. Rumors about behavior have chased Elliott since before Dallas made him the fourth-overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft. The NFL personal conduct policy affords the option of up to a six-game suspension for first-time offenders even if they're not convicted of a crime or face legal punishment.

Author: 0 Former Firefly Tim Tebow hits walkoff HR for St. Lucie Mets

Tebow was promoted to St. Lucie from the Mets' South Atlantic League affiliate, the Columbia Fireflies . He previously singled in the first game. With the game tied at 4-4 in the second game of a doubleheader against the Daytona Tortugas, Tebow stepped up to the plate, and came up clutch like we know him to.