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Irving's agent, Jeff Wechsler, would not confirm or deny whether the point guard asked for a trade. The Nuggets and Cavs have some previous trade history. Irving's request to be dealt perhaps sheds some light on the Cavs' recent pursuit of former league MVP Derrick Rose . The 28-year old has seen his career shift from a narrative of one of the NBA's best young players to a story of what could have been.
  • WNYer Bryan Piccioli one of seven left at World Series of Poker

    WNYer Bryan Piccioli one of seven left at World Series of Poker

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    Bryan Piccioli - 35,750,000 4th. Dan Ott - 16,350,000 6th. Ott will enter Day 10 with 88,375,000 in chips and Pollak will begin as the short stack with 45,850,000. "I love the game, I love playing it recreationally, and I would like to continue to play recreationally". Each of the three hopefuls is guaranteed a minimum payout of $3.5 million.
  • Here's What The Knicks Are Willing To Trade For Kyrie Irving

    Here's What The Knicks Are Willing To Trade For Kyrie Irving

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    According to ESPN , the Knicks, San Antonio Spurs , Miami Heat and Minnesota Timberwolves are preferred landing spots for Irving . He made the winning shot in Game 7 of the 2016 NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors that ended Cleveland's 52-year championship drought.
  • Andrew Wiggins in negotiations to re-sign with Minnesota

    Andrew Wiggins in negotiations to re-sign with Minnesota

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    Thibodeau recently made a point to mention Wiggins and the ongoing talks during an introductory press conference for new Timberwolves shooting guard Jamal Crawford . The Boston Celtics announced the signing of three players who played overseas this past season . Beyond Wiggins' long-term deal, the Timberwolves also want to sign two wing players and a backup point guard during the offseason to fill out their roster.
  • OJ Simpson granted parole in 2007 armed robbery

    OJ Simpson granted parole in 2007 armed robbery

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    Asked if he was confident he could stay out of trouble if he's released, Simpson replied that he learned much during an alternative-to-violence course he took in prison and that in any case he gets along well with people. Simpson has been in public eye since the late 1960s first as a promising college player and then as a superstar in the National Football League for a decade.
  • Mithali Raj, Veda Krishnamurthy dance to Harmanpreet Kaur's tunes

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    After hitting a record-breaking 171 (not-out) runs against six-time champions, Australia, in the World Cup semi finals in United Kingdom's Derby, cricketer Harmanpreet's family is celebrating her success with pomp and show. "An Innings of a lifetime, Harmanpreet Kaur . Right now, we should celebrate Harman's innings". "Harmanpreet and Smriti Mandhana had played in the Big Bash League in Australia previous year so they knew Australian cricketers and their game well".
  • After nine years in prison, OJ Simpson out on parole

    After nine years in prison, OJ Simpson out on parole

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    O.J. Simpson at his parole hearing Thursday. Simpson claimed he was trying to get personal items stolen from his home years ago. Simpson was arrested following the murder of his former wife, Nicole Brown Simpson , and her friend Ron Goldman in 1994.
  • Zouma completes loan move to Stoke

    Zouma completes loan move to Stoke

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    Chelsea technical director Michael Emenalo said it was "fantastic" Zouma had "chosen to commit his future to Chelsea ". " Kurt is undoubtedly one of the most talented young defenders in the game, so naturally his arrival will enhance our playing squad for the forthcoming campaign ".
  • Bolt wins 100m at Diamond League Monaco; De Grasse, relay team DQ'd

    Bolt wins 100m at Diamond League Monaco; De Grasse, relay team DQ'd

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    THERE WAS an inkling that Wade van Niekerk might just steal the show here at the Diamond League in Monaco, it was of course wishful thinking on behalf of the South African's fans because the night belonged to Usain Bolt . Olympic silver medalist Evan Jager of Portland's Bowerman Track Club, also got a year's best time , easily winning the men's 3,000 steeplechase in 8:01.29, less than one second behind his personal best.
  • Christopher Darden: OJ's parole hearing the 'BS session of the century'

    Christopher Darden: OJ's parole hearing the 'BS session of the century'

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    The 70-year-old Simpson on Thursday convinced a Nevada parole board that he deserved parole. He also didn't hold back on his personal thoughts when it comes to Simpson's 1995 "trial of the century". "None of this would have happened if I had better judgment", Simpson said during the hearing. But Simpson's legal problems are likely to continue after he is released.
  • San Antonio Spurs: 5 potential trade chips for a Kyrie Irving deal

    San Antonio Spurs: 5 potential trade chips for a Kyrie Irving deal

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    Irving has "vacillated at times" over the past few seasons about playing as a secondary star alongside James. We chose to list seven teams that would make the most intriguing trade destinations for Irving, the ones that would let him be a star and could include deals that lead to the Cavs saying yes.
  • MLB Predictions: Will the Yankees get past the Mariners again? 7/21/17

    MLB Predictions: Will the Yankees get past the Mariners again? 7/21/17

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    The bomb, a three-run shot, gave the Yankees a 5-1 lead against the Seattle Mariners . He has given up at least three runs in each start. You had to see it to believe it. The New York Yankees slugger hit his 31st homer of the season and his first since the All-Star break. David Robertson struck out the side in the seventh inning - his first appearance since being reacquired.