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Heat put up Gordon Hayward banner ahead of free agent meeting Heat put up Gordon Hayward banner ahead of free agent meeting
- July 02, 2017

First we'll look at the Jazz , who are probably the biggest form of competition to acquire Hayward's services. That amount of money should not be scoffed at or minimized, but it is substantially smaller than the $44.55 million overall disparity, about four percent of the overall contract value for those four years and less than three percent if he opts out after the third season. (more...)
JJ Redick, Sixers agree to expensive one-year deal JJ Redick, Sixers agree to expensive one-year deal
- July 02, 2017

Redick, who Woj from ESPN reported was meeting with the Sixers as we speak. The news was initially broken by Redick, who tweeted out a phrase that has become a rallying cry for the franchise. He averaged a career-high 18.1 points and 3.7 assists this past season and also grabbed 7.7 rebounds. Redick had interest from other clubs, including Minnesota, but couldn't get the Wolves to totally engage in moves toward a deal. (more...)
President Trump Hosts South Korean President Moon in Washington President Trump Hosts South Korean President Moon in Washington
- July 01, 2017

US President Donald trump has expressed his frustration over "reckless and brutal" North Korea's unwillingness to halt its nuclear programme. "The president has directed us to not do that and to prepare a range of options, including a military option, which nobody wants to take". (more...)
China Moves Toward Military Hegemony in South China Sea China Moves Toward Military Hegemony in South China Sea
- July 01, 2017

It included the construction of the airfields on the three main sites, the Fiery Cross, Suffered and Mischief. The US has criticised China's build-up of military facilities on the artificial islands and is concerned they could be used to restrict free movement through the South China Sea, an important trade route. (more...)
In new health care stance, Warren says Obamacare isn't enough In new health care stance, Warren says Obamacare isn't enough
- July 01, 2017

Dr. Merrill Matthews, a health policy expert with the Institute for Policy Innovation , says Republicans made a decision to keep things such as guaranteed issue in the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017. In May, Ms. Warren held a town hall in Ware, a central MA town won by Mr. Trump. "When I look at Elizabeth Warren I see somebody who is a whiner and a blamer", said Thompson. (more...)
Trevor Daley signs with Detroit Red Wings Trevor Daley signs with Detroit Red Wings
- July 01, 2017

The veteran defenseman is known for his strong puck movement and offensive contributions. He was also the first person to receive the Stanley Cup from Sidney Crosby. The 6-foot-2, 217 pound forward has four assists over his career, and has not played more than 34 games in a season. The Red Wings defense too often got hemmed in their own zone a year ago, in part because it lacks strong skaters. (more...)
Ravens TE Darren Waller suspended a year for violating substance abuse policy Ravens TE Darren Waller suspended a year for violating substance abuse policy
- July 01, 2017

The latest example affected the Baltimore Ravens , who got the official word that they will be without tight end Darren Waller for at least a year after his latest substance-abuse failure. He admitted previous year that the substance he was suspended for was marijuana. He later admitted that he had tested positive for marijauna use. According to the Ravens' team site, Waller said at the time he was focused on "finding more positive outlets for me to do, like talking to people about it and ... (more...)
Chelsea Sign Former Man City 'Keeper Will Cabellero On Free Transfer
- July 01, 2017

He will add strength to Chelsea's goalkeeper resources following the departure of Asmir Begovic to Bournemouth. Speaking to the official Chelsea website he said: 'I am very happy to join Chelsea , the champions of England. The former Malaga star joined Manchester City in the summer of 2014, but the arrival of Benfica goalkeeper Ederson Moraes at The Etihad Stadium all but ended Caballero's stint in the north-west. (more...)
Marquinhos signs new Paris Saint-Germain contract Marquinhos signs new Paris Saint-Germain contract
- July 01, 2017

The Brazilian defender has made 161 appearances for the Pairs outfit since arriving at the club from AS Roma in 2013. Following numerous stories breaking that the Premier League side had sealed a deal for the 23-year-old, counter-reports began to spread earlier this week that the Red Devils had in fact taken too long to complete the transfer and that Fabinho had instead opted to join Unai Emery's Paris Saint-Germain. (more...)
Red Sox score three in 11th to beat Blue Jays
- July 01, 2017

He dominated at Rogers Centre on April 20, hurling 8 scoreless innings and allowing just four hits and one walk while striking out 13. Estrada lasted three innings without giving up a hit or a run, a performance that recalled former Jay A.J. (more...)
JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Shares on the Go mid-Session JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) Shares on the Go mid-Session
- July 01, 2017

Penney Company, Inc. This recommendation lands on a scale between 1 and 5. Parametrica Management Ltd acquired a new stake in J.C. Penney Company, Inc. 19 analysts on average projected earnings of $-0.06 per share for the current quarter. The company had revenue of $2.71 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $2.78 billion. (more...)
Andy Murray Pulls Out Once Again As Wimbledon Draws Closer
- July 01, 2017

Murray has only played one grass-court match this year, suffering a shock first-round defeat by world number 90 Jordan Thompson at Queen's. However, his coach Lendl insists he is "not at all" anxious about the injury and has been pleased by Murray's preparations for Wimbledon. (more...)
Jrue Holiday considering signing with Pacers Jrue Holiday considering signing with Pacers
- July 01, 2017

Holiday's deal has incentives that can make it total $150 million and contains a fifth-year player option. Backcourt help is an area of focus for the New Orleans Pelicans. However, Tony Jones from the Salt Lake Tribune has revealed that the 27-year-old is considering signing with the Indiana Pacers . Holiday and his agent Jason Glushon met with Pelicans officials as soon as National Basketball Association free agency started Friday evening, and after sleeping on the lucrative offer ... (more...)
India cruise past West Indies in 3rd ODI India cruise past West Indies in 3rd ODI
- July 01, 2017

The match starts at 2pm BST . Deepti (2-27), Poonam (2-19) and Harmanpreet (2-42 in 10 overs) shared bulk of the spoils with opener Hayley Mathews being the top-scorer with 43. "We don't want to get ahead of ourselves - not focussing on the end result and trying to focus on the process". While Kyle opted for the more cautious approach in his first ODI, Shai took his chances and kept the scoreboard ticking. (more...)
European Central Bank announces new five-year broadcasting deal with Sky Sports and BBC European Central Bank announces new five-year broadcasting deal with Sky Sports and BBC
- July 01, 2017

As part of the agreement, the BBC will show live cricket for the first time in 21 years when it takes force from 2020. "This is a great result for cricket", European Central Bank chief executive Tom Harrison said in a statement. As well as live match coverage that includes over 200 England matches home and overseas between now and 2024, Sky Sports will provide coverage and support across its TV, mobile, digital and social platforms. (more...)
Jeff Teague is strong favorite to replace Rubio in Minnesota Jeff Teague is strong favorite to replace Rubio in Minnesota
- July 01, 2017

He has two years left on his current contract at $14.1 million this coming season, and $14.8 million in the 2018-19 season. The deal was reported by the Associated Press just minutes after free agency's official 11 p.m. A third need could be upgrading the power forward spot and either sending Gorgui Dieng to the bench, or trading him to open up cap space. Teague often struggles to keep up with the best point guards, and this is a problem for the Timberwolves as they already have a below ... (more...)
Chelsea to pounce for Serie A defender; talks underway Chelsea to pounce for Serie A defender; talks underway
- July 01, 2017

Rudiger plays primarily in central defence but is also comfortable at right back. At present, he is playing in the Confederations Cup with Germany with the world champions set to face Chile in the final on Sunday night. Rudiger was linked with a move to Arsenal in 2014, and fuelled speculation by admitting his "heart beats for Arsenal", according to the Express . It seems that Lampard thinks manager Antonio Conte is someone who is actually trying to bring in young players, but the fact ... (more...)
Air collision averted between Indigo plane and BSF aircrat Air collision averted between Indigo plane and BSF aircrat
- July 01, 2017

Some VIPs were in the flight, including Union Minister Ram Kirpal Yadav, senior BJP leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi, BJP's ally RLSP MP Arun Kumar. The statement also further said that the captain chose to evacuate due to precautionary reasons. The rejected take-off is a manoeuvre performed by the flight commander to discontinue take-off after the engines thrust has been initiated and the aircraft starts rolling for the take-off. (more...)
Businesses shut in parts of Jammu and Kashmir to protest GST Businesses shut in parts of Jammu and Kashmir to protest GST
- July 01, 2017

Noting that J&K has played a meaningful role in the deliberations of the GST Council and even hosted the 14th round of discussions, the Union Finance Minister has noted that under Article 370 of the Indian Constitution, amendments made in the Constitution of India are applicable to Jammu and Kashmir with the concurrence of the State Government, as the President may by order specify. (more...)
Lemar will not force Arsenal move Lemar will not force Arsenal move
- July 01, 2017

Ladbrokes rate the deal at 15/10 for both players to be at The Emirates next season with Lemar at 11/10 and Lacazette odds-on at 2/5. Lacazette had come close to a move to Atletico Madrid earlier in the window but a transfer ban means the Spanish giants are unable to register any new signings until January. (more...)