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Melania Trump backs National Basketball Association star LeBron James after Trump insults

Melania Trump backs National Basketball Association star LeBron James after Trump insults

Melania Trump made headlines when her spokeswoman issued a statement Saturday that said James appears to be "working to do good things" for children. - I care, why don't you? According to Deadline, Shut Up and Dribble is specifically about exploring "the changing role of athletes in our fraught cultural and political environment, through the lens of the National Basketball Association". Read More

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Ohio State places Meyer on administrative leave

Ohio State places Meyer on administrative leave

The first impact that comes to mind is the non-conference game between Ohio State and the TCU Horned Frogs. Zach Smith was sacked in July after details of his alleged domestic abuses surfaced. Meyer admitted last week that he hired Smith at OSU fully aware of a 2009 abuse accusation Courtney levied against Zach while on Meyer's staff at Florida . Read More

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Deschamps, Zidane head Federation Internationale de Football Association award nominees

Deschamps, Zidane head Federation Internationale de Football Association award nominees

Also, he helped Croatia to the final of the 2018 World Cup . The victor will be announced at the Best FIFA Football Awards ceremony in London on September 24. The other two awards are " The Best FIFA Men's Coach " and " The Best FIFA Women's Player ". Deschamps became only the third person to lift win the World Cup as both a player and a coach in the men's game. Read More

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Former Packers coach Mike Sherman reunited with Johnny Manziel in CFL

Former Packers coach Mike Sherman reunited with Johnny Manziel in CFL

Masoli tied a CFL record with nine straight 300-yard passing games before the team's Week 5 bye. Alouettes head coach Mike Sherman has known Manziel for several years. Montreal was already without quarterback Jeff Mathews for four to six weeks because of a foot injury. "With his great mobility, his athletic abilities and his instinct we believe that hewill have a positive impact on our offense". Read More

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Additional Details Revealed In Carmelo Anthony Trade

Additional Details Revealed In Carmelo Anthony Trade

The Rockets are the frontrunners to land Anthony, according to Wojnarowski . If he signs there, he will join friend Chris Paul and the 2017-18 MVP, James Harden . But it was clear that the top priorities were getting Schroder out of the mix and picking up a decent draft pick, both of which they did. The Hawks at one point considered Schroder their future cornerstone, but they switched directions and drafted Oklahoma's Trae Young in the first round of this year. Read More

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Bryce Harper Completes Colossal Comeback to Win Home Run Derby

Bryce Harper Completes Colossal Comeback to Win Home Run Derby

Fans (of Schwarber's) saw Harper's father, his pitcher, throwing the pitches before the previous home run had landed. The Home Run Derby is arguably more exciting that the All-Star Game itself. The 2015 NL MVP beat Freddie Freeman of the Atlanta Braves and Max Muncy of the Dodgers before trumping the fifth-seeded Schwarber, who put the pressure on with a solid outing before Harper stepped to the plate. Read More

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Rumor: Milwaukee Bucks rescind offer to Jabari Parker

Rumor: Milwaukee Bucks rescind offer to Jabari Parker

Milwaukee isn't expected to match this offer sheet, and there have been reports that they could pull his qualifying offer to allow him to become an unrestricted free agent, but this is yet to happen. Before his injury in the 2017 season, Parker was putting up 20 points a game, so it's easy to see why the Bulls are taking the risk with him. The Bulls made the official announcement Saturday afternoon. Read More

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Putin wants to 'get over' problems with France

Putin wants to 'get over' problems with France

Here are the players of France getting their medals, while greeting Putin , FIFA president Gianni Infantino , French president Emmanuel Macron and Croatia president Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic. Mbappe won the Young Player of the Tournament award and rightly so, his pace and direct style of play causes all sorts of problems for defenders and gives him and his teammates space to work in. Read More

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Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber denies Serena Williams to win third Grand Slam

Wimbledon 2018: Angelique Kerber denies Serena Williams to win third Grand Slam

Over the course of 2016, the powerful lefty won two majors and played in the final of another, and rose to No. 1 in the world. On hand to support Serena was her close friend and Duchess of Sussex , Meghan Markle . Angelique Kerber denied Serena Williams a fairytale eighth Wimbledon title and a shared slice of history with a straight-sets victory in the women's singles final. Read More

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Eden Hazard, Kevin De Bruyne pick England apart as Belgium win bronze

Eden Hazard, Kevin De Bruyne pick England apart as Belgium win bronze

In the 80th minute, Belgium put together a sweeping move on the counter attack, featuring some lovely passing between Kevin De Bruyne , Eden Hazard and Dries Mertens. Their pace and directness gave England renewed vigour, with Lingard volleying across goal just out of the reach of a lunging Kane. Belgium , meanwhile, have also named a very strong team for their final game of the 2018 World Cup. Read More

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Park wins playoff to capture KPMG Women’s PGA

Park wins playoff to capture KPMG Women’s PGA

Brooke Henderson told Michael Collins after her round. Henderson was second at 8-under 208. "The tears came today because she understood how hard it was to win this week", Jones said. But now, she has a chance win another major to go with the 2015 Evian Championship and 2016 ANA Inspiration. She took the title at the weather-shortened Volunteers of America LPGA Texas Classic in May. Read More

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Uruguay without Edinson Cavani would handicap them, says Blaise Matuidi

Uruguay without Edinson Cavani would handicap them, says Blaise Matuidi

As well as Mbappe, Uruguay will have another tricky French forward, Antoine Griezmann, to contend with. Suarez was less convinced by recent claims that Griezmann was half-Uruguayan because he plays with Diego Godin and Jose Gimenez at Atletico Madrid, drinks mate tea and even turned up at the airport wearing a Uruguay shirt to greet his teammates when they qualified for Russian Federation. Read More

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