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Sport Kyrie Irving Wants To Be Traded Out Of Cleveland
Author: 0 Kyrie Irving Wants To Be Traded Out Of Cleveland

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports the Spurs were the immediate frontrunner to acquire Irving. According to Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com , the Cavs had a trade offer on the table for Irving before the June 22 draft, but were unaware of Irving's feelings at that time.

Sport Spieth, Koepka set pace at Birkdale
Author: 0 Spieth, Koepka set pace at Birkdale

He described the Masters a year ago as a humbling experience that he thought would serve him well down the road. The lowest score ever at Royal Birkdale was 272 by Ian Baker-Finch in 1991. AN INNOCENT question from Jason Day's caddie Col Swatton has seen British Open officials introduce a local rule change in the interest of fan and player safety.

Sport Conte: Costa
Author: 0 Conte: Costa "situation was very clear" in January

On Chelsea's Premier League prospects next season, he added: "It's very hard to retain the title because I remember in my first season at Juventus". The former Juventus boss signed on for two more years earlier this month, per Jeremy Wilson of the Daily Telegraph . 'He is very young and has a lot of space and room to improve and I want to improve him a lot'.

Sport Kuchar takes Open lead with two early birdies
Author: 0 Kuchar takes Open lead with two early birdies

Not to be overlooked was Rory McIlroy , who recovered from a horrific start Thursday to salvage a 71, and then kept right on rolling. "And I'll be feeling it this weekend a bit", he said. "I was very proud of myself that I hung in there and tried to stay as positive as I possibly could", he said. I give it a nine across the board for everything - tee balls, ball-striking, short game and putting.

Sport Trump's Lawyer Says Pardons 'Are Not On The Table'
Author: 0 Trump's Lawyer Says Pardons 'Are Not On The Table'

Grassley tweeted late Friday that Trump Jr.'s interview , while not public, will still be on the record. And on Friday, Trump implemented the most dramatic, if potentially unintended, overhaul of his White House so far, installing financier Anthony Scaramucci as his new communications director - a move that set off an unexpected chain reaction of resignations (White House press secretary Sean Spicer ) and promotions (deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, into Spicer's spot ...

Author: 0 Justin Rose looks to recreate magic of '98 at Birkdale

So I definitely haven't lost the hunger that I've always had". "20/1? I mean, look, if I was a betting company and I saw my form over the past few weeks, you would say, yeah, that's probably a fair enough price". "And ultimately my career is going to be defined by how I do in these tournaments". I'd say I was in worse positions than this. "I was on the wrong side of it at St George's in 2011 and said some things I shouldn't have", he said.

Sport Andrew Wiggins working on a five-year extension with Minnesota
Author: 0 Andrew Wiggins working on a five-year extension with Minnesota

The extension would begin in 2018-19 and he would make $25.5 million that season , according to published reports . Butler was acquired by the Timberwolves on draft night, and they had to give up Kris Dunn and Zach LaVine for it. While pricing of the licenses has not been revealed, ESPN cited a team official as saying that a number of seats dedicated for season-ticket holders will decrease from 14,500 at Oracle Arena in Oakland to approximately 12,000 at Chase Center in San Francisco.

Sport Jason Ross: The British Open, The Forgotten Major
Author: 0 Jason Ross: The British Open, The Forgotten Major

The British Open , the oldest major championship in golf , stages its 146th edition this week at Royal Birkdale Golf Club on the northwest coast of England. Spieth is coming off his second victory of the year last month at the Travelers Championship. Sky Sports will provide the United Kingdom with full TV coverage of the tournament, which can also be streamed live via the Sky Go app.

Author: 0 Chelsea unveil Morata in club record £60m move

Spain's forward Alvaro Morata controls the ball during the friendly football match France vs Spain at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, north of Paris. On the move, Conte said: "We have added a fantastic striker, even at a young age he has won a lot already and we are looking forward to welcoming him to the squad".

Sport Opposition calls for new 48-hour nationwide strike in Venezuela
Author: 0 Opposition calls for new 48-hour nationwide strike in Venezuela

Maduro, 54, says the opposition aims to topple his leftist government through the protests, which he says are incited by the United States. On Saturday, protesters, who sought to march on the Supreme Court in support of alternative magistrates appointed by the opposition, clashed with security forces , who blocked them with armored cars and riot shields.

Sport Pablo Sandoval apologizes for comments about Giants
Author: 0 Pablo Sandoval apologizes for comments about Giants

Sandoval batted third in the lineup and served as the designated hitter in San Jose's 5-4 loss to Rancho Cucamonga (a Class A affiliate for the Los Angeles Dodgers). Asked to clarify those comments on Saturday, Sandoval said it was a miscommunication - but only a partial one. "I know what you're getting at". "It's a free look at a player who's done some good things in this game and has talent to hit a baseball", Bochy said.

Sport Benjamin Mendy to Join Manchester City From Monaco in Record £52m Transfer
Author: 0 Benjamin Mendy to Join Manchester City From Monaco in Record £52m Transfer

After signing Kyle Walker and Danilo, reportedly, Pep Guardiola is set to upgrade the left-back position with the impressive Mendy, who is 23 and signed for Monaco last summer from Marseille. Guardiola is also close to bringing in Real Madrid right-back Danilo after jumping ahead of Chelsea in the race for the Brazil global. As for Kolarov, the 31-year-old Serbian leaves after seven years, 224 appearances and five major trophies at the Etihad Stadium.

Sport England and India set for Lord's date
Author: 0 England and India set for Lord's date

A chance meeting with cricket coach Kamaldeesh Singh Sodhi saw her joining the Gian Jyoti School Academy. Both have done so much for their country and it would be a proud moment to see them end on a high. She accepts the women's game has languished for perhaps too long behind the men's, partly due to the lack of flamboyance and characters at the crease.

Sport Brickyard 400 Playbook and Lineups — DFS NASCAR
Author: 0 Brickyard 400 Playbook and Lineups — DFS NASCAR

Busch's last NASCAR win came in the 2016 Brickyard 400, and although he hasn't scored a victory this year he is now third in the point standings. Jimmie Johnson is one victory shy of tying Bobby Allison for fourth all-time with 84 victories.

Sport Spieth, Koepka, Kuchar lead American charge at British Open
Author: 0 Spieth, Koepka, Kuchar lead American charge at British Open

Spieth, Koepka and Kuchar are one shot in front of Paul Casey and Charl Schwartzel while Poulter is among six players tie in sixth on three-under par . The wind remained strong. He added: "I have quite a few guys up from my local golf club, Mountain Ash, and my family is here so it's nice to put in a good score for them".

Author: 0 Morgan: I love the British Open

Spieth called that long shot "gross" and said he noticed on the telecast that it was OK to be past the green, as long as he didn't wind up in a bunker. Brooks Koepka , who won the U.S. Open last month at Erin Hills, shot 67 and is six strokes back in a tie for third with 20-year-old Austin Connelly of Canada, who totaled 66.

Author: 0 Jordan Spieth Takes Control Of The Open 2017

He was pushed all the way during a day of low scoring by Matt Kuchar who shot a 66, marred only by a double-bogey on the 16th when within a shot of the lead. He played the final 10 holes without a bogey. "To chip in for par after being in trouble twice on 10, then he holes a 35-footer across the green on 11 and then he hits it stiff on the next", Stenson said.

Sport Las Vegas party the flawless Open warm-up for Koepka
Author: 0 Las Vegas party the flawless Open warm-up for Koepka

But while sideways rain and wind that can almost knock you over might show up on Friday, the opening round conditions made Royal Birkdale , a course that saw Padraig Harrington's 3-over as the winning score in 2008, a course where birdies were not only possible but necessary to keep pace with the leaders.

Author: 0 Rory McIlroy Delivers Strong 2nd-Round Performance at 2017 British Open

If his outward half was decidedly dodgy then the 28-year-old's back nine was shimmering in its dogged determination. It had been a disastrous start to the championship for McIlroy as a dropped shot on the tough opening hole was followed by a wretched run of consecutive bogeys from the third to the sixth.

Sport McIlroy 'still in it' after recovering from terrible start at The Open
Author: 0 McIlroy 'still in it' after recovering from terrible start at The Open

McIlroy got up and down from a front bunker for par at the short 7th hole, rolled in a 15-foot putt for par at the 8th hole having pushed his drive into the rough, and birdied four of his last eight holes to shoot a 1-over 71. World number one Dustin Johnson, four-times major champion Rory McIlroy and American Phil Mickelson, runner-up to Stenson past year, were among the late starters.

Sport Chris Weidman calls out the champ, Michael Bisping responds
Author: 0 Chris Weidman calls out the champ, Michael Bisping responds

Gastelum also beat Johny Hendricks and Tim Kennedy before that, so he's in much better shape than Weidman, the higher-profile fighter. It was a torturous two-plus years for him after that, though. At the start of the first round, Gastelum came out swinging. But when he went down near the end of the first, there was shock among the faithful.

Author: 0 Rory McIlroy rues missed opportunities on tough Day Three at The Open

McIlroy added a 68 to his opening 71 to post a halfway total of one under par and lie five shots off the pace set by two-time major victor Jordan Spieth . "He might not have played as well tee to green, but his flatstick has been working very much the same way". The boards bled red. Defending champion Henrik Stenson is three under.

Author: 0 The Open: Rory McIlroy delighted with second-day performance

Jordan Spieth pulled his yardage book out of his back pocket on 18th fairway, preparing to study the birdie putt that awaited him on the final green. So ruthlessly efficient and locked in was Spieth that Kuchar, his playing partner, had to remind him to relish the moment as they walked up the No.

Author: 0 Spieth to take three-shot lead into British Open final round

The 22-year-old Canadian, who qualified for this year's Open Championship by winning a playoff at Royal Cinque Ports , fed off the galleries who flocked to see the mystery man surge up the leaderboard . Former champion Phil Micklelson is certain to miss the cut at The Open for just the fifth time in 24 starts, after the American's 77 left him on 10 over.

Author: 0 Spieth hoping to benefit from Augusta collapse in Open golf finale

Midway through the third round, Jordan Spieth still has the same two-shot lead he began the day with. Matt Kuchar (-8) - For the second straight year, the Open Championship appears to be a two-man race. He fashioned an eventful one-under-par 69 to climb to six under for the tournament. Matt Kuchar moved into a tie for the lead in the British Open - but only for the briefest of moments.

Author: 0 Neymar trains with Barca amid PSG tranfer talks

The Catalan giants are reportedly adamant they Neymar will only leave if any club pays his €222 million buy-out clause. Neymar's silence on the subject has only increased the doubts about his future at Camp Nou, with Catalunya Radio reporting an agreement with PSG is 95 percent complete .

Author: 0 Costa told in January his Chelsea days were numbered

Inter haven't even qualified for the Europa League after finishing seventh in the Serie A last season so Chelsea would be able to offer the Italian worldwide the chance to play in the Champions League. And that could see the striker make his debut against Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich. "It's been a long wait for this to happen". Milan native Michele Zanell, who grew up watching Inter at the San Siro, is thankful for the chance to see his boyhood club in action once again after ...

Author: 0 Open Championship: Rory McIlroy 'ecstatic' after second-round 68

Kuuuuuuuch, Saturday Edition Matt Kuchar's one of those reliable gamers who's been around seemingly forever, but has few signature wins to his credit. Teeing off just before Spieth, the Northern Irishman holed three birdies from his first give holes, including an exquisite 20 yard chip on the second to jump to four-under par .

Author: 0 The Open - Day 3 Wrap Up

He only realized the significance when the final putt dropped and his caddie Zack Rasego, who won the Open with Louis Oosthuizen in 2010, rushed up to congratulate him. Had Kuchar stayed out of trouble, he could be even with Spieth. Spieth entered the day with a two-shot lead over Matt Kuchar , and he only added to that, stiff-arming Kuchar and entering Sunday at 11 under, with a three-stroke lead.