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Knicks Acquire Nuggets' Mudiay In 3-Team Trade, Deal McDermott

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The Nuggets will also get a future second-round pick in the deal, according to Woj. The Post reported this week that Knicks GM Scott Perry inquired about the Magic's Elfrid Payton , who is in a similar mold to 6'5 Mudiay. New York, likewise, had made it clear that McDermott was an expendable piece. He was the backup point guard for the Nuggets this season behind 2016 first-rounder Jamal Murray . Read More »

Winter Olympics 2018: Luger Erin Hamlin named Team USA flag bearer

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Speedskater Shani Davis expressed his unhappiness on Twitter. But this year, Hamlin and Davis tied 4-4. "I can't wait to share it with them all!" CNN has reached out to the US Olympic Committee for comment. That's just that."U.S. speedskater Joey Mantia said". Brian Mann: Tell me how you found out. Erin Hamlin waves to the crowd after finishing her second run at Mount Van Hoevenberg during the FIS World Cup tour in December 2016. Read More »

Recruit's mom walks off stage after he chooses Florida on signing day

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The four-star wide receiver sat next to his mother as he accepted his offer to Florida, bypassing Tennessee and Alabama, committing to the Gators. "I want to go with my heart". After her son committed to Florida, she got up and stormed off. No matter what the argument, everyone seems to agree: Copeland's mother did not handle this well. Read More »

Rafael Nadal targeting return to action at Acapulco ATP tournament

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The veteran Swiss sat out the majority of 2016 due to back and knee injuries and dropped as low as 17th in the rankings, but he has won three of the last five majors and is now closing in on a return to the summit . 20 and the congratulations poured in from around the globe. Nadal has been a part of this trend, reaffirming a commitment to the tournament that had waned after his run to the quarter-finals in 2011, largely because of a punitive United Kingdom tax regime that allowed HMRC to ... Read More »

Boxing faces exclusion from 2020 Olympic Games

The Russian team is formally banned, so they would have to compete as "Olympic Athletes from Russia" in neutral uniforms under the Olympic flag. Two more sets of appeals have been filed by 13 more Russian athletes and officials today to the Ad Hoc panel of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), it was announced here today. Read More »

Isaiah Thomas 'tired of being traded', says he's happy with Cleveland Cavaliers

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Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported the news, and Kevin O'Connor of The Ringer noted Isaiah Thomas , Channing Frye and Cleveland's first-round pick was the return package for the Lakers . It hasn't been as planned, but I definitely want to be here. Thomas and Frye are both expiring contracts for the Lakers, giving them more possible cap space for the 2018 off-season. Read More »

Aubameyang reveals why he signed for Arsenal

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Both performed superbly in last weekend's 5-1 drubbing of Everton but Arsenal will need to continue performing to this high standard given they trail fifth-place Spurs by four points in the Premier League table. And Wenger indicated he will have no doubts about selecting Aubameyang and Mkhitaryan from the start against Tottenham in Saturday's north London derby. Read More »

Pistons sending Willie Reed to Bulls for Jameer Nelson

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Nelson averaged just over five points per game backing up Jrue Holiday in New Orleans before he was replaced by DeAndre Liggins and then shipped to Chicago in the Nikola Mirotic trade. Nelson played with Van Gundy in Orlando during the successful Dwight Howard era that saw them advance to the 2009 National Basketball Association finals. Read More »

Ben Te'o dropped as Eddie Jones makes two England changes

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And Wales' New Zealand coach also warned that their superior fitness could drive them to victory and smash England hopes of becoming the first country to win the title three times running. He's a young guy, he's inexperienced and is their third-choice 10. It will be different to playing against Scotland. He's got to find guys around him to help him because he's going to be under some heat. Read More »

NFL Mock Draft: Josh Rosen goes to Broncos

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He can spend a year under Eli Manning and new head coach Pat Shurmur, who worked wonders with Case Keenum this season. By picking up Chubb here, the Browns would go into the 2018-19 season with one of the league's most promising defensive line rotations. Read More »

Have The Cleveland Cavaliers Reached Rock Bottom?

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In 2010, James left Cleveland in favor of Miami , announcing his decision on live television on a one-hour special called "The Decision". Philadelphia , with a 25-25 win-loss record, are eighth in the Eastern Conference, clinging on to the final playoff spot with 32 games to play in the regular season. Read More »

Spurs' manager Mauricio Pochettino proves hypocritical with comments on diving

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Well, the Irish media don't have to follow those rules, so I hope they call it as it is and say that Alli and Kane are divers. "Of course, he wants to score goals and win titles but I can not say anything more about this". "If we are not pushing that sport into a very rigid structured - with the VAR, with being focused too much on the small actions like this". In what will be seen as supporting Alli's constant issue with diving, Pochettino also claimed the England star's problem isn't worth ... Read More »

Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Considering Fighting Conor McGregor In UFC

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Well, strap yourself in because 2018 could see another whole round of that, as Floyd Mayweather appears to want to have another crack at the Irish athlete. It's real. Everything is a realistic possibility. Fans on both sides seemed pretty excited at the prospect of Mayweather stepping into the octagon to fight the Notorious. Read More »

North Korea has 'no intention' to meet USA in South

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Mr Guterres said talks between North Korea and the United States is "absolutely necessary", South Korean media reported. Hong Min, an analyst at the Korea Institute for National Unification in South Korea, told the Associated Press that this may have inspired North Korea to send Kim Yo Jong. Read More »

Meet the early Briton — Blue-eyed and dark

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So we were very excited that it was a guy from after the Ice Age. The most noticeable difference between Cheddar Man and modern British people is that the former has a darker skin tone. Following ancient humans migration pattern, it can be seen how they ended up in Britain . Cheddar Man's tribe was one of the first groups of people to move back into Britain at the end of the last Ice Age. Read More »

Blacklisted Apparatchik on N.Korean Olympic Delegation

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South Korea's unification ministry said her inclusion in the North Korean Olympic delegation was "meaningful" because of how senior she is . Washington has led a global campaign to force North Korea to give up development of nuclear missiles capable of hitting the USA and has taken a tougher line recently than its allies in Seoul, exposing tensions that South Korean President Moon Jae-in could struggle to hide at the Olympics. Read More »

Korean delegates to Pyeongchang on Saturday: Cheong Wa Dae

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Olympic officials have been expecting more than 80,000 foreign tourists and 75,000 athletes, reporters and other Olympic officials to visit South Korea for the Games. Though possibly best known for their legions of goose-stepping troops, North Korean military parades are the country's primary means of showing off its most recent advances in military technology - sometimes with aspirational mock-ups. Read More »

Wenger waits on Cech but Monreal returns for derby

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Yet Wenger, who also spoke out against Manchester City's England worldwide Raheem Sterling earlier this season, believes it is English players who have become the "masters" of diving. "After that, they're a bit less vulnerable". That is down to the referees and I think that sometimes, at normal speed, it is very hard to determine. Read More »

5 facts about the Eagles Super Bowl hero and MVP Nick Foles

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A quarterback who was a backup , then a starter, then a backup again and contemplating giving up the sport has launched himself into the conversation for quarterback-needy teams. And that was a moment in my life where I thought about it, and I prayed about it. It's about building character and growing. Like, without failure, who would you be? I wouldn't be up here if I hadn't fallen a thousand times, made mistakes. Read More »

Rafael Nadal confirms intention to join Andy Murray at Queen's Club Championships

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Nadal, who has withdrawn from the past two tournaments at the London venue, won the French Open and Wimbledon either side of his 2008 Queen's title. A run to the semi-finals in Rotterdam will see him return to the top of the ATP rankings for the first time since 2012. Nadal was on course to meet Federer in the final after sailing through the opening rounds but suffered a thigh injury in his quarter-final with Marin Cilic and was forced to retire. Read More »

Ohio State Buckeyes complete another Top 5 recruiting class

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Florida State and new coach Willie Taggart had some work to do to catch up with the other traditional powers on national signing day and the Seminoles got off to a nice start. "That's why they're paid so well in the National Football League, because those body types are hard, hard to find", Meyer said of Petit-Frere. A pronunciation faux pas notwithstanding, Ohio State has landed one of the biggest available fish in the recruiting pond. Read More »

Adam Rippon Is The First Openly Gay U.S. Winter Olympian | HuffPost

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Personal: Is the oldest of six children.Began skating at age 9.Has choreographed skating programs for fellow Team USA athletes Mirai Nagasu, Ashley Wagner and Christina Gao.Was born deaf and underwent corrective surgery at Yale University just before his first birthday, allowing him to hear nearly perfectly.Hobbies include running and hiking. Read More »

Warner lauds Kohli after 34th century

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Only Ganguly previously had an ODI century at this ground, but that came against Kenya in March 2003. AB de Villiers was the first one to be ruled out of the first three ODIs, who was followed by South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis to be sidelined after injuring his finger in the first ODI. Read More »