• 76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft
76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

But having lived in both, I can say they share some very important similarities. The Bulls traded Jimmy Butler and their 16th pick to Minnesota for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the TimberWolves' seventh pick, two people told The Associated Press.

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  • Las Vegas Knights to make NHL debut Oct
Las Vegas Knights to make NHL debut Oct

He also led the National Hockey League in assists (70), points per game (1.22), even strength assists (45) and even strength points (71). It had been a long 12 months for the Vegas Golden Knights general manager, who had spent the past year running countless mock expansion drafts in preparation for this moment.

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  • Jelena Ostapenko Powers Into Final, To Meet Simona Halep
Jelena Ostapenko Powers Into Final, To Meet Simona Halep

Halep said: "It is an awesome feeling, I'm so happy". "I was always playing aggressive and trying to hit the ball when I can". Halep is the only break he took the first set, the second set Pliskova has already scored once at the reception, and in the next game played three break points and leveled the score in sets.

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  • French Open 2017 champion Jelena Ostapenko: Anything is possible
French Open 2017 champion Jelena Ostapenko: Anything is possible

The crowd on a sun-soaked Philippe Chatrier Court were now vocal in their support of the Riga-born right-hander, who missed the first of two break points while tied at 3-3 but got a slice of luck with a shot that bounced over off the net cord.

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  • Confederations Cup 2017: Lineups for Russian Federation vs Portugal
Confederations Cup 2017: Lineups for Russian Federation vs Portugal

The national team of Mexico on the "KK" arrived in the main team, while showing very good results recently. When the teams last met in Nashville last October, Mexico came away with a 2-1 friendly win after Anthony Hudson's New Zealand put in a battling display.

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  • Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves
Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

There have been a lot of changes as we have gotten a better understanding of who will and won't be available come the seventh overall pick. The Bulls are getting guards Kris Dunn and Zach LaVine as well as the No. Denver finished the season with a 40-42 record, missing out on the playoffs for the fourth consecutive year. The Finnish power for...

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  • Real rejects United's Morata bid, say reports
Real rejects United's Morata bid, say reports

Mourinho has made signing a striker a priority after Zlatan Ibrahimovic was released last week. Indeed, Morata improved in Turin as the 2014-15 season went on and he scored in both legs of the Champions League semifinal against Real Madrid , goals which knocked out his parent club.

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  • Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls
Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

Wojnarowski reported that in exchange , the Bulls landed Zach LaVine , Kris Dunn and Minnesota's No. 7 pick. LaVine averaged 18.3 points in 47 games last season for Minnesota. His rehabilitation has gone well, but the injury certainly complicated the Wolves' re-engaging Chicago on Butler . He will turn 28 in September, right in the middle of...

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  • Gatland: Lions team picked to beat All Blacks
Gatland: Lions team picked to beat All Blacks

Keep reading to find out how new Betfair and Paddy Power sign-ups can avail of this incredible 60/1 enhancement on the Lions to win the first Test against New Zealand in Aucland. Two years ago he came to the World Cup as a kid in terms of propping. They've had a run of 18 consecutive victories against the best teams in the world.

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  • Nate Diaz's former agency files lawsuit over contract dispute
Nate Diaz's former agency files lawsuit over contract dispute

There's only one fight on Diaz' mind, however, so when McGregor does return to the UFC if he does, a third fight with Diaz for the belt is one of and perhaps the biggest fight the UFC could schedule. Both fights against McGregor were two of the most lucrative events in UFC history. Diaz made $2 million (€1.79 million) in disclosed pay against McG...

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  • Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick
Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

Texas finished a disappointing 11-22 and out of the NCAA Tournament. Allen averaged 13.4 points, 8.4 rebounds and 1.5 blocks per game in his lone season in Austin. The Celtics , via the Nets, won the lottery and then traded to the pick to the Philadelphia 76ers , who took guard Markelle Fultz from Washington. The Celtics also hold Brooklyn's ...

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  • Clippers testing trade market for DeAndre Jordan
Clippers testing trade market for DeAndre Jordan

One of the teams contacted was the Phoenix Suns , sources relayed to ESPN. The Clippers are on the verge of a rebuild. Los Angeles is now gauging the trade market for the big man who made his first All-Star game in 2017 and has a First Team All-NBA and two Third Team All-NBA selections under his belt.

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  • Cavs Can't Trade Kevin Love, Now Out On Paul George, Jimmy Butler
Cavs Can't Trade Kevin Love, Now Out On Paul George, Jimmy Butler

Rumors have suggested that James could even move to the Lakers next summer, when he has an opt-out clause in his contract. The Sun-Times report goes on to mention that a team Irving might be interested in playing for is Jimmy Butler's Chicago Bulls .

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  • Three Kentucky players chosen in first round of NBA Draft
Three Kentucky players chosen in first round of NBA Draft

Divac then moved down from the No. 10 spot in a deal with Portland for the 15th and 20th selections. The Kings took North Carolina forward Justin Jackson with the No. Jackson entered the pre-draft process past year but returned to college after teams gave him a list of things to work on and improve. I think it's a great place for him.

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  • Magic make Jonathan Isaac the sixth overall pick in the draft
Magic make Jonathan Isaac the sixth overall pick in the draft

He could be moved along with one of their second round picks as the Magic already have a crowded frontcourt with two quality big men in Nikola Vucevic and Bismack Biyombo. "Maybe I would have loved to be drafted by a NY team so I could come home, but it is kind of home for me". But the Magic's revamped front office went with the longer and athlet...

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  • Pistons take Duke's Kennard with No. 12 pick
Pistons take Duke's Kennard with No. 12 pick

Luke Kennard sped toward the top of draft boards during a breakout sophomore season and will now continue his ride in the Motor City. Then he pointed to someone else. Caldwell-Pope might be the Pistons' best player and is a natural shooting guard, like Kennard, but they both are big enough to play together on the wings.

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  • Mexico survives against New Zealand
Mexico survives against New Zealand

Mexico ended the day as Group A leaders with four points, ahead of Portugal on goal average. After the early goal, it looked like they seemed on course to score two or three. New Zealand rounds out the group with zero. They can not catch Mexico or Portugal - both of whom are on four points - going into their last match against the Europ...

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  • Giorgi upsets Svitolina at Birmingham
Giorgi upsets Svitolina at Birmingham

Giorgi, ranked 102, moves through to a quarter-final clash with Australia's Ashleigh Barty. Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash was courtside to watch Vandeweghe for the first time since becoming her coach. The world No 7's 6-1, 6-3 defeat by an unseeded opponent at Edgbaston Priory Club was a bitter blow after she had shown good form in reach...

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  • Poland global Mateusz Klich undergoing medical at Leeds United
Poland global Mateusz Klich undergoing medical at Leeds United

Sky Bet Championship side Leeds United are interested in Roda JC Kerkrade left-back Ard van Peppen following the appointment of Thomas Christiansen as manager, according to Dutch outlet Roda JC Live . Klich, who has 10 national team appearances for Poland, has struggled to maintain a career at one club since leaving Cracovia Kraków in 2011. ...

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  • Real Madrid make contact with PSG defender Marquinhos
Real Madrid make contact with PSG defender Marquinhos

The Brazilian outlet states that United's offer is significantly higher than the £40m Barcelona have put on the table so it seems Mourinho is prepared to blow the La Liga giants away with their mega bid. Marquinhos , himself, appears settled in Paris and is reportedly unsure of moving this summer ahead of next summer's World Cup and risk losing h...

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