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National Basketball Association postpones 3 games after Milwaukee Bucks' boycott over Wis. shooting

National Basketball Association postpones 3 games after Milwaukee Bucks' boycott over Wis. shooting

While across state lines, Kenosha is about 15 miles away from Antioch. "During the investigation following the initial incident, Mr. Blake admitted that he had a knife in his possession". Sheriff Be...

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Manchester United’s Victor Lindelof stops thief from robbing a 90-year-old

Manchester United’s Victor Lindelof stops thief from robbing a 90-year-old

Lindelof was in Västerås, Sweden on Monday morning when a woman in her 90s had her bag stolen from a man riding on a bike. Without naming Lindelof directly, it read: "A man who was in the vicinity...

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Formula One completes its 2020 calendar with season ending December 13

Formula One completes its 2020 calendar with season ending December 13

In a statement, Formula 1 said that "a number of races in the revised 2020 season will be open to a limited number of fans, including hospitality", but has yet to specify which events these will be....

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Man United's Maguire withdrawn from England Nations League squad after guilty verdict

Man United's Maguire withdrawn from England Nations League squad after guilty verdict

There had been speculation that the defender may have been left out after he was charged with aggravated assault and attempted bribery of a police officer for an incident on the Greek island of Myko...

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Bravo first to take 500 T20 wickets

Bravo first to take 500 T20 wickets

In the list of bowlers with most T20 wickets , Bravo sits atop comfortably with Sri Lankan great Lasith Malinga being second with 390 scalps whereas Sunil Narine has 383 wickets to his name. He c...

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Man United ahead of Man City in race to sign Lionel Messi

Man United ahead of Man City in race to sign Lionel Messi

However, the report goes on to add that Manchester United are ahead of Manchester City in the race to sign Messi after starting the process of negotiating a deal for the six-time Ballon d'Or vic...

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Leeds close to signing Spain striker Rodrigo from Valencia

Leeds close to signing Spain striker Rodrigo from Valencia

The Brazilian-born Spain global was one of a number of first team regulars told by Valencia that they would be sold this summer due to the club's need to raise funds. It was during his time with Va...

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James Rodriguez set to join Everton

James Rodriguez set to join Everton

Should the transfer materialise, the Colombia star would be reunited with manager Carlo Ancelotti a third time, having previously worked under the Italian tactician at Los Blancos and Bayern Mu...

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VFL Tennys Sandgren falls in Western and Southern Open

VFL Tennys Sandgren falls in Western and Southern Open

Defending champion Medvedev had little trouble with qualifier Aljaz Bedene , needing just 68 minutes to move past the Slovenian and into the quarterfinals with a 6-3, 6-3 victory. "My level of focus ...

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WNBA dedicates season to Breonna Taylor

WNBA dedicates season to Breonna Taylor

Each player also wore Taylor's name on the back of their jerseys. Taylor, a 26-year-old Black emergency medical technician, was killed on March 13 after police officers entered her apartment, execut...

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Angels-Astros series shifted ahead of Tropical Storm Laura

Angels-Astros series shifted ahead of Tropical Storm Laura

Two batters after Castro's single, Brian Goodwin hit an RBI double to cut Houston's lead to 6-2. Upton's home run to right was his third of the season. Los Angeles will be the home team for the first ...

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Reds-Brewers game canceled as players protest police shooting of Jacob Blake

Reds-Brewers game canceled as players protest police shooting of Jacob Blake

Other teams across Major League Baseball are also having discussions about whether to play Wednesday, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan . The Brewers and Reds' decision comes after Milwaukee's Nation...

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Uefa president: Pandemic creates a knockout formula

Uefa president: Pandemic creates a knockout formula

While the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has had a disastrous effect on football across the globe, the enforced rescheduling of the European calendar has inadvertently created an exciting end-of-season ...

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Maple Leafs trade Kasperi Kapanen to Penguins for cap relief

Maple Leafs trade Kasperi Kapanen to Penguins for cap relief

The Penguins have used just one first-round pick (Samuel Poulin in 2019) since selecting Kapanen in 2014. The trade gives the Leafs a bit more salary-cap flexibility. "They turned me into more of a ...

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NY Islanders Islanders vs. Philadelphia Flyers Prediction, Preview, and Odds

NY Islanders Islanders vs. Philadelphia Flyers Prediction, Preview, and Odds

The Islanders outshot Philadelphia 15-4 and scored once in the first period before igniting for three goals in the third. Varlamov became the first Islanders goalie ever to record consecutive pl...

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Novak Djokovic reveals 'struggle' in tough tennis return after COVID-19 diagnosis

Novak Djokovic reveals 'struggle' in tough tennis return after COVID-19 diagnosis

The reigning Australian Open champ breezed through the final game by winning four straight points, closing it out with a cross-court forehand victor to clinch it in 88 minutes. "The positives are that...

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Conte to continue as Inter coach after successful talks

Conte to continue as Inter coach after successful talks

Inter finished second in Serie A , reached the Coppa Italia semi-final and savoured their European run, amounting to their best season in nearly a decade. Conte's future at Inter had appeared uncerta...

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Avalanche look for return of depth scoring in Game Three vs. Stars

Avalanche look for return of depth scoring in Game Three vs. Stars

Radulov also had two goals during the Stars' 5-3 win in Game 1. Colorado was 2 of 8 on the power play. This is all to say I'd avoid picking a victor in Game 3 and, instead, focus on the value being pr...

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Pacers eyeing Mike D’Antoni as replacement coach after firing Nate McMillan

Pacers eyeing Mike D’Antoni as replacement coach after firing Nate McMillan

McMillan, who took over as coach of the Pacers before the 2016-17 season, went 183-136 in four seasons with in, but only 3-16 in the playoffs, including three sweep outs in the first round. The Pacers...

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Raptors, Celtics to meet again to discuss potential boycott

Raptors, Celtics to meet again to discuss potential boycott

The Toronto Raptors have been playing tremendously well in the NBA Bubble , sweeping the Brooklyn Nets in the first round of the playoffs. "It's been talked about", Smart said . "I was pretty ex...

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Lionel Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave

Lionel Messi tells Barcelona he wants to leave

The move, a shock for the footballing world, is likely to incite a legal battle between Messi's representatives and the club , with Messi's camp believing a clause in his contract will allow him to ...

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Alex Ovechkin revealed as EA Sports' 'NHL 21' cover athlete

Alex Ovechkin revealed as EA Sports' 'NHL 21' cover athlete

It's the second time Ovechkin will be featured on the cover of the game. More importantly, I'm glad I'm looking just as good on the cover this year as I did in 2007! It's worth remembering that EA P...

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England vs Pakistan - Highlights & Stats

England vs Pakistan - Highlights & Stats

England and Pakistan locked horns during the final day of the 3rd Test at Rose Bowl in Southampton , and it ended in a draw. Indian spin great Anil Kumble has 619 wickets to his name behind Mural...

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Fred VanVleet & Norm Powell Consider Playoff Boycott After Jacob Blake Shooting

Fred VanVleet & Norm Powell Consider Playoff Boycott After Jacob Blake Shooting

What does that really mean? It's just starting to feel like everything we're doing is just going through the motions, nothing's changing. "Uh, I'm a little bit all over the place", VanVleet said . ...

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Germany to rest Bayern stars for Nations League games

Germany to rest Bayern stars for Nations League games

The German champions are prepared to grant a prized asset his wish if their €30 million (£27m/$36m) asking price is met during the summer transfer window, and the Premier League has been touted as the...

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Texans, Falcons Not Interested in Earl Thomas

Texans, Falcons Not Interested in Earl Thomas

Thomas signed a four-year, $55 million deal with the Ravens in 2019. Thomas, who remains one of the NFL's most highly rated safeties despite his personal troubles, took to Instagram after his releas...

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Here’s how much Chelsea are shelling out for Kai Havertz

Here’s how much Chelsea are shelling out for Kai Havertz

Visit Insider's homepage for more stories . Chelsea are close to agreeing on deals to sign Bayer Leverkusen midfielder, Kai Havertz, Leicester left-back Ben Chilwell and former Paris Saint-Germain...

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Murray triumphs in his first 2020 match, Sakkari sends Gauff packing

Murray triumphs in his first 2020 match, Sakkari sends Gauff packing

Open. "It will be a good test for me, for sure..." Clijsters already has a wild card for the US Open which starts on August 31. "I've really enjoyed the last few days just practising with top pl...

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Ben Chilwell to join Chelsea on three-year deal this week

Ben Chilwell to join Chelsea on three-year deal this week

The German worldwide will become Chelsea's third attacking signing of the summer following the arrivals of winger Hakim Ziyech and striker Timo Werner so Lampard is set to field a new-look forward-lin...

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Lionel Messi In IPL? Talk Of Barcelona Exit Triggers Hilarious KKR Tweet

Lionel Messi In IPL? Talk Of Barcelona Exit Triggers Hilarious KKR Tweet

The club confirmed to ESPN Deportes' Jordi Blanco on Tuesday that they were notified by Messi of his decision via burofax, a service used in Spain to urgently dispatch a document that requires proof...

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England drop Maguire after Man Utd star found guilty in Greece

Maguire and his brother, Joe Maguire, were found guilty in court of offences including attempted bribery, repeated bodily harm and violence against public employees. But Southgate had told the media e...

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Miami Heat sweep Indiana Pacers to advance; Bucks, Thunder earn wins

Miami Heat sweep Indiana Pacers to advance; Bucks, Thunder earn wins

They plan to close out the first-round series Monday. "We know what Game 4 is about", Pacers coach Nate McMillan said Saturday. "We want to win". We knew that it was a matter of time before he was...

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Top seeds Pliskova, Kenin fall in NY

Top seeds Pliskova, Kenin fall in NY

Former world number one and two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka awaits Garcia. I have yesterday the longest match, today a long match. "Obviously it's a different feeling, going on...

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Koeman's words the final straw as Messi decides to leave Barcelona

Koeman's words the final straw as Messi decides to leave Barcelona

ESPN revealed on Monday that City were already looking into whether a deal for the Argentina forward would be financially viable. According to Vero Brunati, City are to meet with Messi's family nex...

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Bengals cornerback Mackensie Alexander arrested in Florida

Bengals cornerback Mackensie Alexander arrested in Florida

Mackensie Alexander has been excused from the Bengals camp to attend to the disappearance of his father, Jean. Jean was reported missing late Monday night. Local authorities are still searching for...

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