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The choice of Fultz fits in nicely with Philadelphia's rebuilding programme. He famously panned the Porzingis pick at the time, and that turned out to be a home run. Fultz (25 points) actually outscored Ball (22 points), but the Bruins blew the Huskies out by about 30 points. Fultz, a native of Upper Marlboro, Md., played his scholastic basketball at DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, Md.
  • F1 Azerbaijan GP: Bottas leads Raikkonen in final Azerbaijan GP practice

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    It led to a chaotic conclusion as a number of drivers - including both Vettel and Hamilton - attempted to improve on their time. "Up until now, Sebastian has had the consistency of a winning championship", he said. A gripping fight with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel for the title has only heightened the joy he is taking from racing, so much so he believes his best still lies ahead.
  • Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

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    Come see me when he does. In a piece written for The Player's Tribune , the newly drafted No. 1 pick explained how he learned he was headed to Philadelphia to workout for the 76ers on June 16. "@Tissot.us is helping me get started with my (team name) watch", Fultz posted , not bothering to actually fill in the blanks. "I've been through a lot growing up, and I'm just looking forward to coming to this city and giving it my all".
  • Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in court over tax evasion claims

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    The Dublin branch of Moore Stephens says it works to "the highest professional standards ensuring compliance" with all laws. Ronaldo is with Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and has not said anything about his future since the " A Bola " story was published.
  • US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient

    US Open champion Koepka reveals Johnson call helped him stay patient

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    It was long - the longest in U.S. Open history - and the fescue lining the fairways was brutal. I just struggled on the greens. "Because we played a Tuesday practice round together, he watched me play". "I think that other than a European win, I think everybody back home in Europe will be very delighted for Brooks Koepka ". World number one Johnson seemed unbeatable three months ago.
  • Lions Team Announced For Highlanders Game

    Lions Team Announced For Highlanders Game

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    They're all issues the All Blacks will need to handle when they face the British and Irish Lions , says Codie Taylor. "I knew there was going to a better performance because they'd just had that time together". "It was great to get a win tonight", Farrell said. "He could potentially back that up against the Maori All Blacks (on Saturday)". Jack Nowell is given another go on the wing despite struggling against the Blues, with Tommy Seymour lining up on the left.
  • French Open 2017: Sometimes I felt like a spectator, says Simona Halep

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    Ostapenko denied Halep not only a first Slam title but also the world No. 1 ranking. Ostapenko began her final push, reaching 5-3, and scored the biggest win of her career a game later with an untouchable victor on match point. She, thus, became the first ever Lativian to become a Grand Slam victor. Keep it going because you are only a kid. But Ostapenko then got broken just as rapidly in the next game.
  • Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final

    Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final

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    Federer fended it off accelerating through passing lanes. Top seed Roger Federer will challenge for a ninth Halle Open title after reaching the final of the Wimbledon warm-up event with a 6-4 7-6 victory over rising Russian talent Karen Khachanov on Saturday.
  • Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

    Kiwis beat Oracle in America's Cup opener in Bermuda

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    In a word - No. It was little consolation that the four wins gave New Zealand only a 3-0 lead in the first-to-seven points series - thanks to Team USA's bonus for topping the standings in the qualifying round-robin. That's a big enough deficit against a New Zealand catamaran that has consistently out-performed Oracle. It really inspires us to keep pushing on.”.
  • Knicks look overseas with No 8 pick

    Knicks look overseas with No 8 pick

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    He plays off the ball on his current French team, so some of the playmaking ability that he flashed in the U18 tournament earlier in the year might be hiding. NY was keen on shedding the final three years of Noah's $18 million-per-season contract from their books in an effort to reshape its roster and acquire a second lottery pick.
  • British & Irish Lions beaten in first Test by New Zealand

    British & Irish Lions beaten in first Test by New Zealand

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    And they are the best for a reason. No extras from Owen Farrell but it got them to 13-8 and that was the half time score. "We play across the venues in New Zealand , but this is probably the one we feel the most at home at". Had the All Blacks scored again quickly, the Lions might have been broken and New Zealand could have taken control. But they were struggling to build on that lead in the second half before Ioane , selected ahead of prolific try-scorer Julian Savea, exploded ...