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Wild flip Marco Scandella, Jason Pominville to Sabres Wild flip Marco Scandella, Jason Pominville to Sabres
- June 30, 2017

Pominville will return to Buffalo, the same team who drafted him in the second round back in 2001. Ennis is a playmaking forward whose production has been hampered by injuries over the past few seasons. Ennis played in 51 games last season, only totaling 74 games over the last two seasons combined. Foligno, 25, scored an National Hockey League career-high 13 goals in 80 games. (more...)
Khalil Mack will have to wait until 2018 for new deal Khalil Mack will have to wait until 2018 for new deal
- June 30, 2017

The Raiders have Mack under team control for the next two years, three if you include the potential franchise tag. The deal comes shortly after the team locked up quarterback Derek Carr , who the team selected one round before Jackson in the 2014 draft. (more...)
Cricket Australia warns players not to play exhibition matches Cricket Australia warns players not to play exhibition matches
- June 30, 2017

Approximately 200 Australian cricketers are set to be unemployed as a Memorandum of Understanding between Cricket Australia and the Australian Cricketers' Association (ACA) is going to expire with effect from Friday night. "CA urges the ACA to do so with a renewed sense of urgency in the best interests of players and the game", the CA stated. "It [pay negotiations] never got to this point before in the past". (more...)
Arsenal's £31m bid for Thomas Lemar turned down by Monaco
- June 30, 2017

The Ligue 1 champions are desperate to hold on to the gifted winger for at least one additional season, though, and swiftly rejected Arsenal's offer . But Arsenal's move for the left-sided attacking player confirms Wenger is becoming resigned to losing last season's top-scorer Sanchez. The most heavy interest comes from the Premier League, where Arsenal and Tottenham are battling for his signature . (more...)
Man City open talks with Spurs over Walker deal Man City open talks with Spurs over Walker deal
- June 30, 2017

That is assuming Pep Guardiola's club meet chairman Daniel Levys £40 million valuation of the England global. Walker's former club Sheffield United will receive 10 percent of any fee above the £8m Tottenham paid them for the England man eight years ago. (more...)
Price, Betts, Ramirez lead Red Sox over Twins 6-3 Price, Betts, Ramirez lead Red Sox over Twins 6-3
- June 30, 2017

But Price failed to cover first in time, and Mauer got there without issue. Meanwhile, Minnesota hopes Kyle Gibson (4-5, 6.23) can build off one of his better starts, allowing one run and four hits in 4.2 innings of a 4-2 road win versus the Cleveland Indians last Saturday. (more...)
Inspired by Fowler, Casey revels in fun round at Erin Hills Inspired by Fowler, Casey revels in fun round at Erin Hills
- June 30, 2017

Defending champion Johnson trudged to the exit at Erin Hills after failing to make the halfway cut, which fell at one-over-145. Marc Leishman is among a host of US Open players benefiting from the most spectacular big-name collapse at the majors in world rankings history. (more...)
Sanchez breaks Chile goal record vs. Germany Sanchez breaks Chile goal record vs. Germany
- June 30, 2017

The Gunners' star, voted man of the match, became Chile's all-time top-scorer with his 38th worldwide goal after capitalising on an early mistake in the German defence. "I'm happy for what the team has done, for our effort". It must get past Oceania rival Solomon Islands in September to play South America's fifth-place team in November. (more...)
Arsenal's bids for Lacazette, Lemar rejected Arsenal's bids for Lacazette, Lemar rejected
- June 30, 2017

It was believed that Tottenham Hotspur were leading the race for Lemar's signature at the beginning of the summer. But Arsenal are confident of getting the deal completed despite their continuing interest in Lacazette. Arsenal have been in advanced talks with Lyon for the best part of a week now, with a £44million bid tabled for Lacazette. The offer is thought to be of at least £40million, but Lyon are holding out for around £57m for their leading striker. (more...)
Pakistan Violates Ceasefire As Indian Civilian Woman Gets Injured Pakistan Violates Ceasefire As Indian Civilian Woman Gets Injured
- June 30, 2017

Speaking to PTI, a defence spokesperson in Jammu informed that the unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars was initiated by the Pakistani army around 1.30 am in Poonch sector along the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday. (more...)
'There are no excuses' - Johnstone issues warning to Rangers boss Caixinha 'There are no excuses' - Johnstone issues warning to Rangers boss Caixinha
- June 30, 2017

However, Caixinha is keen to avoid taking risks over the fitness of his playing staff and has already confirmed that those who have not been around since the start of pre-season on June 5 will not be involved. But the manager admits it may take time for his new players to find their groove. "They know what I want from them, or the reason why I am not counting on them". (more...)
Naby Keita for £70m?: It's now or never for Liverpool Naby Keita for £70m?: It's now or never for Liverpool
- June 30, 2017

The Reds will lodge a club-record bid less than two weeks after breaking their previous record with the signing of Mohamed Salah . This season, a move had felt nearly impossible a few weeks ago when Leipzig were insisting Keïta was absolutely not for sale, especially after Leipzig were assured of a Champions League spot that they would need all their best players to compete. (more...)
76ers Among 7 Teams Interested In Andre Iguodala 76ers Among 7 Teams Interested In Andre Iguodala
- June 30, 2017

Specifically, Haynes reported Durant intends to re-up with the Warriors for less than the 10-year veteran max contract he's eligible for so the Warriors have additional salary cap flexibility to try and retain Andre Iguodala and Shaun Livingston . (more...)
Golfer's mum wades in water to save putter Golfer's mum wades in water to save putter
- June 30, 2017

If you've ever had your mum embarrass you at work, then you may feel some sympathy for Chinese golfer Li Haotong. However, when she finally got there and pulled it out of the water, she discovered her son had snapped the club in half and that the head had sunk. (more...)
H&M continues retail expansion, posts 9 percent rise in Q2 profit H&M continues retail expansion, posts 9 percent rise in Q2 profit
- June 30, 2017

In local currency, the sales of the company in Serbia increased by 19%. "Sales in the UK, Scandinavia and Eastern Europe as well as in many of our growth markets were good". The web shops for H&M's different brands performed exceptionally well in the second quarter. H&M is expecting an annual growth rate of 25 percent for the group's online sales. (more...)
Trial date set in Canyon Lake woman's Cosby lawsuit Trial date set in Canyon Lake woman's Cosby lawsuit
- June 30, 2017

They indicated that Cosby would share lessons on how to avoid being falsely accused of sexual misconduct. Three have filed sexual battery or defamation cases in California, and seven have sued for defamation in MA, where Cosby has a home. Mr Cosby was planning a comeback comedy tour before charges were filed against him in December 2015. "He would never do anything that undermined the import of this issue", Agrusa said . (more...)
KPMG Women's PGA Championship Thursday's first round KPMG Women's PGA Championship Thursday's first round
- June 30, 2017

With her 3-under 68 in the first round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship at Olympia Fields on Thursday, the 27-year-old was off to a fine start. She's two strokes off the lead of Chella Choi, a stroke behind Brittany Altomare and tied with Wie, victor of the 2014 U.S. (more...)
Nationals SS Turner exits game with undisclosed injury
- June 30, 2017

Turner, a first-round pick out of NC State, had one hit and two stolen bases in the game prior to the injury. Turner has a.279/.324/.422 line, 13 doubles, four triples, seven home runs, 53 runs scored and 32 runs batted in. The speedster is coming off a 3.3 WAR season, and had already racked up 1.7 WAR to start the year, combining excellent wheels with stellar defense and some competent offensive work as well. (more...)
How We Can Protect Ourselves from Putin's Aggression How We Can Protect Ourselves from Putin's Aggression
- June 30, 2017

Mainstream media outlets have blasted Trump for "colluding" with Russian Federation during the 2016 election campaign. "As the president has made clear, he would like for the United States and the entire West to develop a more constructive relationship with Russia ", McMaster said. (more...)
How to bet the Jeff Horn-Manny Pacquiao fight
- June 30, 2017

Since losing a unanimous decision in the highest grossing bout in boxing history, he hasn't been stimulating fans as he once did. The card begins Sunday afternoon Brisbane time, but that's 14 hours ahead from Eastern time so it will begin at 9 p.m. (more...)