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James likes 3-on-3 in Olympics

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For now, we can only dream of what a team comprised of Michael, Magic and LeBron would be able to do on a basketball court. "I'm not very good in a 3-on-3 thing, I'm more of a 5-on-5", he said . Much to the delight of basketball fans everywhere, news of 3-on-3 basketball being a new Olympic event came out not too long ago. Compared the traditional 5-on-5 game that most players are used to, this 3-on-3 version might require a different skill set. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo interested in Manchester United return

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The Real Madrid star wants to quit Spain over tax problem and Sky Sports is saying that a source close to the player says Manchester United is a possible destination. Although the Portuguese global has enjoyed a blistering season in Spain, he has admitted he wants to leave the country . Marca also reported that Sergio Ramos had called Ronaldo to ask him to stay. Read More »

Warren Joyce appointed coach of Melbourne City

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Joyce said: "I am delighted to be joining Melbourne City Football Club at this time in its evolution". 'The people at the club, their vision and their values, together with the opportunity to help develop and build this team to its full potential, meant that this was an offer which was impossible to turn down'. Read More »

Andre Iguodala will be back with Warriors

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Green and James, who are both sponsored by Nike, are good friends off the court, with Green calling James "family" during an interview yesterday. The Golden State Warriors twirled T-shirts over their heads and waved to the crowd from atop double-decker buses as blue and yellow confetti rained down on them during a parade Thursday to celebrate the team's latest championship. Read More »

Andy Murray 'wants to keep going' after reaching French Open semi-finals

The three-time major champion is on the prowl again, striking fear in the hearts of less aggressive, opportunistic players. "He is in form at the right moment and he is playing better and better every round", he added. Today was a flawless match for me, I thought very well from the beginning. "I'm very confident and hopefully we can have a great match". "Kei, you know, obviously lost against him at the US Open". Read More »

Brooks Koepka wins US Open, ties Rory McIlroy's scoring mark

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Open at Erin Hills . He earned $2.16 million, his nation's championship and the comfort of knowing the far-flung trips to Kenya and Kazakhstan and India and beyond are all in the rearview mirror. More than worrying about the uncertainty of his career, he was trying to figure a way to close one of these big ones out. But a par at 13, Koepka admitted afterward, meant even more. Read More »

Ronaldo's tax case may force his exit from Real

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Paris Saint-Germain could match United's offer but the Old Trafford move presents Ronaldo with his fairytale moment and a far grander stage on which to perform. Let us know your thoughts. "But, if he's made his mind up, I don't think it's going to be easy to change". He is said to have told Fergie he misses the atmosphere at Manchester United and feels his relationship with the Los Blancos faithful is becoming strained. Read More »

Sergey Kovalev promoter incensed by low blows during Ward TKO

The 33-year-old American extended his flawless career record to 32 wins from 32 in an impressive performance, albeit with a controversial ending, at the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas . Tickets for Ward-Kovalev 2 "The Rematch" are available on axs.com and at the Mandalay Bay Events Center Box Office. Kovalev , though, is more nuanced and versatile than Stevenson. Read More »

Penguins demolish Predators in Game 5 blowout win

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But we really liked the way we played in Game 1 . "I think when our team plays that way, we're at our very best". "Could have had (different) results in both those games". In particular, the Penguins need more from Kessel, who had 10 goals and 12 assists over 24 games in the Penguins' run to the Cup in 2016 and who had seven goals and 12 assists through the first three rounds of these playoffs. Read More »

Oscar sparks mass brawl in Chinese Super League

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The incident came in first-half injury time during Guangzhou R&F's 1-1 draw with Shanghai SIPG, shortly after Hulk had equalised for the away side, who are managed by former Tottenham and Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas. Another Brazilian worldwide, the forward Hulk, scored for Shanghai after being set up by Oscar. A number of punches appeared to be thrown, while Shanghai's players looked to protect Oscar, who was still lying prone on the turf as the fight erupted around him. Read More »

Brooks Koepka Wins 2017 US Open

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Sure, golf immortality as a major champion, but a hefty $2.16 million to the victor is a nice bit of change. The last six majors have been taken by first-time winners . His reaction was subdued, just like that of his close friend and last year's U.S. Open champion, Dustin Johnson . Given the list of illustrious names who could not survive past 36 holes here, special credit is due to Scottie Scheffler . Read More »

'Outraged' Cristiano Ronaldo might quit Real Madrid over tax treatment

Ronaldo played under fellow compatriot Jose Mourinho at Santiago Bernabeu and Manchester United could still afford his services. However, Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid has been thrown into fresh doubt after it emerged that the Portuguese superstar has told the club that he wants to leave this summer. Read More »

Here's What To Expect From Golden Knights During NHL Expansion Draft

Vegas' first team will be announced during the NHL Awards on Wednesday night. It's possible Vegas general manager George McPhee might consider Ward, a veteran and former Stanley Cup victor with the Canes, or could take Lack. Only in this case, he had his pick of the presents, which ended up including big-ticket items like James Neal , Eric Staal , Sami Vatanen , Marc-Andre Fleury, Tomas Plekanec , Josh Manson , Matt Dumba, Bobby Ryan and Petr Mrazek . Read More »

Taylor Swift Adds Catalogue To Spotify The Same Night 'Witness' Drops

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Once friends, the pop divas have been embroiled in a feud that supposedly inspired Swift to write her hit " Bad Blood " about Perry, who then supposedly retaliated with her song " Swish Swish ". They will include the Grammy-winning "1989", according to a statement from Taylor Nation , her official Instagram fan account. I mean , I'm not Buddha - things irritate me. Read More »

Mexico Confederations Cup Schedule: When Does El Tri Play Next?

Infantino said it's important to make sure this year's Confederations Cup works well as a rehearsal for the 2018 World Cup. Portugal eventually broke the deadlock in the 34th minute when Ronaldo did well to pick out an un-marked Ricardo Quaresma , who skipped past Ochoa and slotted into an empty net. Read More »

It's happening! Wenger goes Aussie to shake-up Arsenal fitness team

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Burgess, who has worked with Liverpool and the Socceroos, plans to hand over Port's fitness program in October-November. "We acknowledge that this is a life-changing opportunity for Darren", chief executive Keith Thomas said. Port Adelaide is like family and once you've worked in this environment with so many outstanding people it is very hard to leave. He previously spent two years working for Liverpool, a spell which saw him serve under Kenny Dalglish, Roy Hodgson and Brenan Rodgers at ... Read More »

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo not concerned by Confederations Cup draw with Mexico

Cristiano Ronaldo and "Chicharito" Javier Hernandez were the stars of the first half, but the second half's two goals were scored by a pair of defenders . Mexico head into Sunday's clash having drawn 1-1 with the United States of America in their latest World Cup qualifier, although prior to that they earned comfortable victories over Honduras in a qualifying game and Ireland in a friendly, winning 3-0 and 3-1 respectively. Read More »

Sports Russia Beat New Zealand In Confederations Cup Opener

Russia President Vladimir Putin watched the Confederations Cup opener with FIFA's Gianni Infantino. The tournament, which first took place in 2005, is being held in the country hosting the World Cup next year. Welcome to Russian Federation!" - inspired his players. "The game didn't go how we wanted to go", New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson acknowledged. "I don't know if it played a part or not. Read More »

Porsche à l'arrêt, Jackie Chan DC Racing en tête

C'est la 19e victoire de Porsche au Mans, et la 3e d'affilée, alors que Toyota court toujours après son premier succès dans la Sarthe, après 19 participations infructueuses. Petit à petit, l'une des dernières LMP1 encore en course a grappillé son retard pour finalement prendre la tête de la course juste avant le début de la dernière heure de course. Read More »

Novak Djokovic Beats Albert Ramos-Vinolas at 2017 French Open

While Nadal is looking to become the first man to win 10 titles at a single Grand Slam event, rival Djokovic is on course to retain the trophy he won a year ago. 15 Gael Monfils against No. 24 Richard Gasquet , and No. 21 John Isner against Karen Khachanov . The 14-time major victor believes that some umpires are stricter than others who may afford a player more leeway especially in the red-hot atmosphere of a Grand Slam. Read More »