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And, to no surprise, they all expressed optimism that Tatum will do good things when he first dons his new Celtics jersey bearing No. 11. As part of the deal with Philadelphia, Boston will also receive a first-round draft pick in either 2018 or 2019 - giving it even more bargaining chips to bolster its roster.
  • Celtics take Jayson Tatum of Duke with No. 3 pick

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    The 19-year-old was a third-team All-ACC selection, averaging 16.8 points while shooting 45.2 percent from the field. The Celtics balked at sending Chicago the third pick on Thursday or their likely Top 5 pick from Brooklyn next year, so Jimmy Butler is now a member of the Timberwolves.
  • Confed Cup: Germany hold Chile to 1-1 draw

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    Discussing a period of heavy Chile pressure in the opening 45 minutes, Low said: "I didn't have the impression our players were "lost" in the first half". In the match's earlier game Australia came from behind to grab a share of the spoils against Cameroon . Mustafi was perhaps fortunate to remain on the pitch in the aftermath of the goal as he went straight through the back of Vidal following the ball back to Sanchez, the referee ignoring it as he gave the goal.
  • Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

    Cindy expected to drench Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia

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    Tropical Storm Cindy is moving ashore with max winds at 40 miles per hour. Marginal is the second lowest of risks on a six-point scale and means isolated severe thunderstorms are possible, with small hail and winds gusting to 40 miles per hour to 60 miles per hour.
  • Walton downplays LaVar Ball's claim about Lonzo leading Lakers to playoffs

    Walton downplays LaVar Ball's claim about Lonzo leading Lakers to playoffs

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    When asked if LaVar Ball had once again tasked his son with making good on a gratuitous remark , Lakers Coach Luke Walton agreed that the comments wouldn't help the 19-year-old in his rookie season. I think they have enough talent. "I think if you use a sports analogy in another sport-football-you look at passers like Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers that just have an ability to do something that is so special with where they put the ball and where they deliver it".
  • Running AB out big mistake on my part, says Faf du Plessis

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    And to just make it more awkward, the batting dynamo has been grabbing much of the attention ... for the wrong reasons. India , who will play Bangladesh for a place in the final on Thursday, were never out of a Sunday afternoon stroll to reach it for the loss of two wickets, Yuvraj Singh sealing their progress with a maximum over midwicket at the end of the 38th over.
  • Key signing? Juventus man is moving to Manchester United

    Key signing? Juventus man is moving to Manchester United

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    Ribalta told the club's official website: "They were attractive years, where I worked very well". Two Champions League finals and a horde of Serie A titles have come in the last five years Ribalta has been at Juventus and they've built up a fierce reputation in the transfer market, so this really does look like an excellent addition to Mourinho's staff.
  • Bottas keen for long-term Mercedes deal

    Bottas keen for long-term Mercedes deal

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    Bottas has not found himself at loggerheads with Hamilton as his predecessor Rosberg did, suggesting Mercedes would rather keep the status quo in 2018. "When we chose to make Valtteri the offer, he knew that we would be taking our time for the decision going forward because the driver market is more open in 2018 and beyond, 2018 and 2019".
  • 76ers make Markelle Fultz top pick in National Basketball Association draft

    76ers make Markelle Fultz top pick in National Basketball Association draft

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    The 76ers selected guard Markelle Fultz on Thursday night with the No. 1 pick after trading up earlier in the week to grab the high-scoring freshman guard from Washington . The Sixers now have a projected starting lineup with Simmons, Fultz, Robert Covington , Dario Saric , and Joel Embiid , which sounds remarkable and has the potential to be a real force in the Eastern Conference in the coming seasons.
  • Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud in Spain

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    Di Maria spent four seasons with Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014 and the details of his case have been confirmed by the Spanish tax authorities. Following the development, there's been speculations from many quarters that the four-time Ballon d'Or victor could make a return to former club Manchester United or make a move to French side, Paris Saint-Germain.