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On Saturday afternoon, Joel Embiid shared a picture of a Markelle Fultz locker already set up along with his go-to phrase: "Trust The Process". Teaming Fultz with Simmons, Joel Embiid and Dario Saric will give the Sixers one of the longest and most talented young cores in the league, after years and years in the National Basketball Association wilderness as the team went through the achingly slow "Process" of former general manager Sam Hinkie-basically, trying to get top picks in the ...
  • Mexico snatches draw with Portugal

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    From the rebound, Joao Moutinho drilled the ball towards goal and Pepe headed into the net only for the Video Assistant Referees to correctly rule the goal out for an offside in the initial move. "We wanted to win, of course, but we have to be satisfied with this result against the European champions", Chicharito said. "It will help unlawful goals being added to the score, for both teams".
  • America's Cup - Burling, Kiwis win two more to take 3-0 lead

    America's Cup - Burling, Kiwis win two more to take 3-0 lead

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    Burling kept his composure, rounding the fifth gate with his 49 second advantage intact, and from that point there was no looking back Emirates Team New Zealand crossed the finish line almost a minute ahead of the U.S. They've also made the right choices on which foils to use on the ends of their daggerboards. The Americans will spend their time poring over the data and trying to work out what changes they can make to their foil and rudder packages to eke out extra boat speed.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo thinking only of Confederations Cup: Andre Silva

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    Silva, who has just moved from FC Porto to AC Milan in a transfer worth almost 40 million euros, has scored seven goals in eight games since his debut with the national team in a friendly against Gibraltar in September. When Ronaldo's volley thumped the crossbar, Nani pounced on the rebound, but the video ref spotted that four players were offside. "Ronaldo is motivated", young Portugal forward Andre Silva said.
  • Lions look to continue momentum against Chiefs

    Lions look to continue momentum against Chiefs

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    Leigh Halfpenny , who is going through return-to-play protocols after taking a bang to the head against the Maori All Blacks, looks to have secured the fullback spot but Gatland wants Liam Williams, who starts against the Chiefs on Tuesday , to push his claims.
  • Predators even series with Penguins as Rinne shines again

    Predators even series with Penguins as Rinne shines again

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    By the time the dust settled in Thursday's Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final, the Penguins emerged with a 6-0 victory - in large part thanks to Sidney Crosby and the energized play of a few other previously slumping stars - and find themselves on the cusp of defending their championship from a year ago.
  • Ward stuns Kovalev in eighth to defend titles

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    Judges Glen Feldman and Dave Moretti had Ward ahead 67-66 while Steve Weisfeld had Kovalev ahead 68-65 as did this writer. Kovalev knocked down Ward and felt his pressure was enough to win, while Ward believes he adjusted and pushed the Russian slugger back and captured the majority of the later rounds to pull off the victory.
  • The mighty Casey strikes out on 14th

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    Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. All five golfers have an excellent chance to win it all at Erin Hills on Sunday. That still didn't appear to be almost enough. "It's been the best preparation going into a major, I felt like, in my career", he said. Casey birdied five holes in a row after the rough stretch and was the first player in the clubhouse at seven-under.
  • Amir, Fakhar lead Pakistan to Champions Trophy triumph

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    Less light too, with a massive weight off his shoulders. While Sarfraz could hardly contain himself, India captain Virat Kohli was gracious despite the margin being an embarrassing (and unbelievable) 180 runs. "When I came to the PSL, I knew I could play well", he said. Throwing water at each other instead of champagne (because of Ramadan), the team chanted " Pakistan Zindabad".