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Sixers make Fultz top National Basketball Association pick

With the seventh pick the Minnesota Timberwolves claimed Lauri Markkanen of Finland, who played college ball at Arizona, but the Finn will be headed to Chicago as part of a big trade for All-Star guard Jimmy Butler. The Suns picked fourth for the second straight year and selected Josh Jackson from Kansas. "And I'm just looking forward to going in there and giving it my all and hopefully changing the program around". Read More »

Who was the lone NJ player taken in the 2017 NBA Draft?

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In fact, he did not work out for any teams ahead of the draft. They could have opted for a more-gifted athlete with upside in Kansas' Josh Jackson , Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox or Florida State's Jonathan Isaac . "[He] has really supported me throughout this whole deal and tends to give me his words of wisdom". Those numbers go down considerably on contested looks and his shooting track record in high school is uninspiring as well. Read More »

Eaton Vance Corporation (EV) Rating Increased to Hold at Zacks Investment Research

Brown now has $18.67 billion valuation. The Florida-based Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. has invested 0.01% in the stock. About 271,315 shares traded. Andra Ap holds 0.2% of its portfolio in O'Reilly Automotive Inc (NASDAQ:ORLY) for 26,700 shares. HighTower Advisors LLC now owns 166,598 shares of the asset manager's stock valued at $7,426,000 after buying an additional 7,172 shares during the period. Read More »

Watch the Boston Red Sox retire David Ortiz's number

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Alex Meyer (3-4) allowed five runs and five hits in 3⅓ innings. Further changes may be on the horizon when 21-year-old infield prospect Amed Rosario gets called up from Triple-A Las Vegas and second baseman Neil Walker returns from the disabled list, though the team has yet to address either situation. Read More »

Josh Jackson canceled workout while Danny Ainge was flying to Sacramento

The Knicks reportedly would entertain trade offers for Kristaps Porzingas, the Bulls for Jimmy Butler . The 7-foot-3 Latvian also known as the Unicorn never materialized in green. Last night, Ainge revealed that there had been another workout scheduled last week, in Sacramento, and that Jackson canceled it while the Celtics' plane was in the air. Read More »

Suns Select Josh Jackson With Fourth Pick

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Jackson said he looked forward to learning together with his young teammates and developing chemistry. Freshman Jayson Tatum (third overall), sophomore Luke Kennard (12th) and freshman Harry Giles (20th) were each first-round picks, while freshman Frank Jackson (31) was the first pick in the second round. Read More »

Perez 'not contemplating' move by Real Madrid talisman Ronaldo

Manchester United are in the market for a new striker to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic who will be released by the club next month. Messi and his father Jorge were found guilty by a Catalan court last July on three counts of tax fraud between 2007 and 2009 to the tune of 4.1 million euros on image rights. Read More »

Nowell at the double as Lions maul Chiefs

His colleague Patrick McKendry wrote: "The British and Irish Lions mid-weekers finally got the job done on this tour, beating the Chiefs tonight by first relentlessly grinding away on defence and then, amazingly, scoring their best try of their trip". Read More »

Russia's home advantage crucial in Mexico clash - Cherchesov

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Not only do the Africans need to upset the Germans, but they need a two-goal win and help. The Confederations Cup match between Portugal and New Zealand will be broadcast live on FS1 and the FoxSoccer2Go apps, which you can access with your cable or satellite subscriptions. Read More »

PSG have made a stunning €135 million offer for Mbappe

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Antonio Conte has urged the Chelsea board to secure either Juventus centre-back Leonardo Bonucci or Virgil van Dijk of Southampton as he looks to bolster the Blues' back line. It does not necessarily represent the position of Liverpool Football Club. Manager Antonio Conte is prepared to sell midfielder Nemanja Matic , 28, to Manchester United in order to accelerate the £42m signing of 22-year-old Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko . Read More »

Jordan Spieth shoots 63 to take lead in Travelers debut

Among those level with McIlroy are Patrick Reed, Swede David Lingmerth and Jim Furyk, whose final-round 58 past year at the Travelers is the lowest round on the PGA Tour. Open as he finished tied for fifth in his first major start and he followed that up with a flawless round, featuring four birdies. Australian Jason Day (72), who also missed the cut last week in the latest misfire of what has so far been an underwhelming season, has plenty of work ahead if he plans to play the weekend after ... Read More »

Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

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The Lakers haven't made the NBA Playoffs since 2013, a once inconceivable thought for a franchise with the second most championships (16) and most finals appearances (31) in NBA history. "I told you. From the words of Zeus, Jesus, everybody said he gonna be a Laker ", LaVar Ball told broadcasters before the draft started, according to USA Today . Read More »

Lakers draft Lonzo Ball with the second pick of the NBA Draft

Ball told reporters he was eager to ramp up his hoops education under Johnson . "I'll definitely be chasing that". "We feel it in the offices every day". He'll also need to provide solid knockdown shooting during the minutes he plays at the shooting guard position. Lakers management believes that Ball possesses God given abilities due to his basketball IQ, incredible vision and playmaking decisions. Read More »

Real Madrid looks for Ronaldo's replacement

Ronaldo has informed Real Madrid that he wants to leave the club this summer after being charged with a €14.7m tax fraud by Spanish authorities. Another Mendes client, Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, is suspected of failing to correctly declare 5.6 million euros of income earned from image rights between 2012 and 2013 while he was at Atletico Madrid. Read More »

South Africa beat England by three runs to win second T20

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Andile Phehlukwayo held his nerve in a dramatic final over which ended with England three runs short after Liam Dawson couldn't hit the four required from the last delivery of the match in the growing gloom. "You'll see everybody play at least one game - this is an opportunity to give people a chance and see what they can do on the worldwide stage". " We were in the right to ask the question of the umpires ", de Villiers said post-match. Read More »

Fultz, Ball, Fox headline list of point guards

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At No. 5, the Lakers will still have good talent on the board through the likes of Tatum, Fox and Malik Monk. Knicks fans usually don't have any trouble seeing red on draft night, but French guard Frank Ntilikina left no doubt as Phil Jackson picked him with the No. Read More »

Ioane brace gives New Zealand win against Lions in first test

O'Mahony admitted he could never have envisaged captaining the Lions in a Test match when he slotted in for Heaslip on March 18 - but he has vowed to repay Foley and all those who have helped him to this point. "They've selected a side that's capable of playing a different type of game than we play and that itself is intriguing and (it's) going to be interesting to see the result once it's been played out", Hansen said. Read More »

Knicks say 'bonjour!' to Ntilikina

Ntilikina was born in Belgium (originating from Rwanda) and was raised in France, where he helped the French U16 team win the FIBA 2014 European Championships and the French U18 team to a title in the FIBA 2016 European Championships. These talks seemed to have kicked off after Wednesday , when Knicks president Phil Jackson said that the team was listening to offers for Porzingis. Read More »

Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball With No. 2 Pick

LaVar said, "I told you - from the words of Zeus, Jesus, everybody said he's gonna be a Laker ". Fultz averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists, 5.7 rebounds and 1.6 steals over 25 games last season for a Washington Huskies team that was 9-22. Read More »

Devils on the clock with top pick in NHL draft

A 6-2, 180-pound center from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Glass had a breakout 2016-17 season with the Winterhawks. Glass posted 32 goals for the Portland Winterhawks, while leading the team in assists with 62 assists. As a Western Hockey League rookie in Portland last season, Jokiharju had nine goals and 39 assists from the blue line. He added 51 assists in 61 games. Read More »

Stuck to a coach I hated, for 20 years: Abhinav Bindra

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Olympic gold medalist Abhinav Bindra has expressed his views through Twitter on resignation of Kumble and the matter between him and Kohli . "My biggest teachers was coach Uwe. India , who lost to Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at The Oval on Sunday, are favourites for the series comprising five ODIs and a T20I. India had toured the West Indies previous year for a four- match Test series which the visitors won 2-0. Read More »

Jimmy Butler Has Reportedly Been Traded to Minnesota

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Two people with knowledge of the situation tell The Associated Press that the Bulls have traded three-time All-Star Butler and the 16th overall pick to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Zach LaVine , Kris Dunn and the No. His numbers were empty calories. During that stretch, the Bulls were 193-119 (61.9-win percentage). The catch is that Butler is locked in through 2019 on a great, team-friendly deal relative to the inflated salary cap. Read More »