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It was truly remarkable what Griffin accomplished in his three years as GM, completely overhauling a roster while building Cleveland's first championship team in franchise history. At the moment, Cleveland has no picks in that draft, but it does appear to have a need for a roster shake-up, given what appeared to a clear talent disparity during its 4-1 Finals loss to the Warriors.
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    The 19-year-old point guard, who played at the University of Washington last season, would become the club's fourth top overall pick and follow 2016's first overall pick by Philly, Australian forward Ben Simmons . "It just shows you what the National Basketball Association is about". Another global player was tabbed next as the New York Knicks selected French guard Frank Ntilikina, a talented 18-year-old who has defensive skills to match a solid offensive game.
  • Tatum among better forwards in NBA draft

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    The 2017 NBA Draft kicked off Thursday night at the Barclays Center in NY with the Philadelphia 76ers taking Washington point guard Markelle Fultz at No. I don't see him being a LeBron-type player in that way but I didn't see Steph Curry being that, either. "They have a sense of pride and tradition, with the great franchise and all these championships and great players".
  • 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".