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Basketball and Gatorade Utah Player of the Year honors. Philadelphia was a lock to take Washington's Markelle Fultz after trading with Boston for the top pick and the Los Angeles Lakers were expected to take UCLA guard Lonzo Ball, which they did.
  • Otto Warmbier's family hid his Jewishness to aid negotiations with North Korea

    Otto Warmbier's family hid his Jewishness to aid negotiations with North Korea

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    Also attending will be Ambassador Joseph Yun, the USA special envoy who traveled to Pyongyang to bring Warmbier back, and Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan, the Department of State said . The American student went to North Korea on a tour in 2016 and did something foolish: He tried to steal a propaganda poster from the wall of his hotel, an act captured on surveillance cameras.
  • Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now

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    Morgan, though, is already 22-years old and whatever team lands him will be hoping that he can replicate his junior season more than his senior campaign. The biggest bombshell sent All-Star guard Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls to the Minnesota Timberwolves , where Butler was reunited with his former coach Tom Thibodeau.
  • Cavs Not Able To Trade For Superstar Because Nobody Wants Kevin Love

    Cavs Not Able To Trade For Superstar Because Nobody Wants Kevin Love

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    In any case, the threat of Irving leaving should be taken seriously. Because Griffin is not in charge anymore, Amico suggested that Irving's future in Cleveland is uncertain. In addition, it's believed that the fact he's good friends with the Clippers' Chris Paul could woo him to that team. One has to think that it's too early to consider that Irving and LeBron will leave this championship contender team.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo already wavering in desire to quit Real Madrid

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    And he is said to have been accused of two offences relating to tax fraud. Ronaldo is at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, playing for Portugal . In the ongoing saga that is fully grown men not understanding how taxes work while playing football in Spain, Angel Di Maria has been handed a one year suspended prison sentence after admitting to committing tax fraud during his time with Real Madrid .
  • Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

    Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

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    Ronaldo's future at Real Madrid looked guaranteed after lifting his third Champions League title with the club earlier this month, the Portugal worldwide scoring twice in a 4-1 win over Juventus. But tax authorities later found that some of the information presented in that settlement was incorrect, the prosecutors said. Mourinho's management team - Gestifute - and Real Madrid did not immediately respond to CNN's request for comment.
  • Sailing: Winds of change for America's Cup in Bermuda Triangle

    Sailing: Winds of change for America's Cup in Bermuda Triangle

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    The boats appear to be flying thanks to daggerboards that lift the hulls out of the water. "You'd have to put your money behind Team New Zealand at the moment with the boat speed they've shown which seems to be coming from their foil and wing package", Smyth told the Weekend Herald .
  • Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud while at Real Madrid

    Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud while at Real Madrid

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    Perez said that "as far as I know Cristiano has always met [his fiscal obligations]" and that "it all must be some sort of misunderstanding that will be cleared up quickly". In Spain, sentences of under two years are normally suspended. Links to his former club United have obviously emerged, as they do nearly annually.
  • Lewis Hamilton wins Canadian Grand Prix for a sixth time

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    Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo came in third behind Bottas while 4-time champion Sebastian Vettel , who drives for Ferrari , finished the race at the fourth spot. Montreal appeared to prove they finally have the solution. "The vehicle is back to where it should be", Hamilton said. "Once I was there, I could not go back".
  • NZ into America's Cup challenger play-off with win over Britain

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    The Kiwis won two of three races against Ainslie's Land Rover BAR on Bermuda's Great Sound on Thursday to win the series 5-2 and advance to face the victor of the series between Sweden's Artemis Racing and SoftBank Team Japan . The sailors escaped unharmed but the boat suffered extensive damage, leaving the shore crew with a massive job to get Aotearoa back on the water for racing tomorrow.
  • NBA draft draws second-largest audience on ESPN

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    One could assume the freed guard space makes room for Ball to come in and lead the team. He made 51 percent of his shots to go along with 40% from three point range. Embiid and Simmons were far from the only critics to weigh in on the Big Baller Brand's outspoken patriarch. "We spent a day out at his house and got to see really how the sons interacted with their mom and their dad and really got to see the way Lavar cared for his sons, and even more importantly, the way he cared for his ...