• ACC Sets NBA Draft Record with 10 First Rounders

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    He has a great body, and while he's only 204 pounds, he carries it really well, with broad shoulders and adequate length (6'11" wingspan) for a wing player. "He's got terrific upside as a player, a great work ethic and his parents have done an fantastic job raising this young man". His hard work and determination led to him being handed a key role in the Eastern Conference Finals - an honour not many enjoy in their rookie season.
  • Julian Edelman pays respect to Red Sox legend David Ortiz on Twitter

    Julian Edelman pays respect to Red Sox legend David Ortiz on Twitter

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    He is 1-2 in four June starts, allowing 28 hits and 18 earned runs in 19 innings - and lasted just three-plus innings in his last start, losing to the Kansas City Royals . Austin Bibens-Dirkx pitched seven dazzling innings in his first shot at the New York Yankees after 12 seasons in the minors, and Carlos Gomez homered for the Texas Rangers in their 8-1 victory Saturday.
  • Five takeaways from what the Sixers did in the 2017 NBA Draft

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    Embiid could secure the Rookie of the Year award on Monday despite him only playing 31 games. Major companies want to work deals with you -- and throw large chunks of cash so you can promote their product. The first seven picks in in the draft were freshmen , including Markelle Fultz , who was the No. 1 selection by the Philadelphia 7ers. (Move over, stretch-four, stretch-five and three-and-d).
  • Boston Renames Street After David Ortiz

    Boston Renames Street After David Ortiz

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    The homers helped provide a nice cushion for Rick Porcello (4-9), who gave up four runs and struck out eight in 6 1/3 innings to earn the victory. The 28-year-old Nicaraguan has failed to pitch more than five frames in three outings during that stretch after logging at least six innings in each of his five May turns (2-1, 2.67).
  • Federer beats Alexander Zverev 6-1, 6-3 for 9th Halle title

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    World number five Roger Federer delivered a tennis masterclass to beat rising star Alexander Zverev 6-1 6-3 and clinch a record ninth Halle Open title on Sunday as he lay down a marker in the lead-up to Wimbledon . The 66th-ranked Sugita was no match for his illustrious opponent, although he did avoid a second-set bagel by breaking when Federer served for the match.
  • Cavs, Chauncey Billups remain in holding pattern

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    Could all of that be enough to have the Cavs' All-Star point guard in search of a new franchise to seek titles with? Although, nothing has been announced or made official - Actor and rapper Ice Cube seemingly broke the news that former National Basketball Association player Chauncey Billups will not be fulfilling his obligations to his new BIG3 league as a player/coach, because he accepted the Cleveland Cavaliers GM position.
  • Real do not want Ronaldo to leave: Salgado

    Real do not want Ronaldo to leave: Salgado

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    It released a statement saying: "To this date, neither the Spanish tax authorities, nor the public prosecutor has contacted Jose Mourinho or his advisers". Russian Federation know one of the keys to derailing Portugal is ensuring Ronaldo has a quiet match at Moscow's Spartak Stadium. "It only matters after three games".
  • Mourinho urges Manchester United to break world transfer record for Harry Kane

    Mourinho urges Manchester United to break world transfer record for Harry Kane

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    It's claimed that United were exploring the possibility of signing the 32-year-old but have not yet submitted a bid. United's executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward was even considering signing off a £100 million-plus deal to lure the Portuguese superstar back to his old club but it seems like Jose Mourinho will have none of it.
  • FIFA Confederation Cup: Germany, Chile end tie in stalemate

    FIFA Confederation Cup: Germany, Chile end tie in stalemate

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    They were loudly cheering and sending the waves, chanting repeatedly 'Go Chile '. " Alexis scored a very special goal because he is now the top scorer ever for Chile ", Pizzi told reporters. It appeared Chile's press was going to succeed once again after Matthias Ginter had a scare with Sanchez. With ten minutes remaining in the game Chile's Beausejour gripped and pulled back German defender Joshua Kimmich and earned another yellow card for his team .