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Magic Johnson: Showtime Lakers would sweep 2017 Warriors

Magic Johnson: Showtime Lakers would sweep 2017 Warriors

On Tuesday morning, Magic Johnson said that the "Showtime" Lakers would probably sweep this year's Golden State Warriors in a head-to-head game. As for the Warriors being "too small", given that they play in a small-ball era, they could also be described as "state of the art". On the other hand, Warriors forward Kevin Durant would pose a hard assignment for Lakers forward Michael Cooper.


Anthony Joshua may face Klitschko in Lagos

Anthony Joshua may face Klitschko in Lagos

In April, two of boxing's best heavyweights collided in a back and forth barn burner that saw both fighters hitting the canvas in front of 90,000 fans at Wembly Stadium in London, England. It's a new market for us, go and do an event in Lagos sounds great but operationally it's very hard. The governing body has ruled that the victor of any potential rematch between Joshua and Klitschko must then face No.1 contender Kubrat Pulev in a title defence.


Ryan Lochte Admits He Was Suicidal After Rio Robbery Controversy

Ryan Lochte Admits He Was Suicidal After Rio Robbery Controversy

Asked if that meant he considered killing himself, Lochte nodded and added: "I was about to hang up my entire life ". Steve Visser of CNN noted the six-time Olympic gold medalist received a 10-month suspension from the U.S. "If I can put a little bit of fun in people's lives, then I'm cool with that". "Everything happens for a reason", he said. Lochte remains suspended through June 30th as part of his 10-month suspension by USA Swimming from all domestic and global competitions.


Manchester City send classy tribute to Europa League winners Manchester United

Manchester City send classy tribute to Europa League winners Manchester United

Jose Mourinho's more experienced side overpowered Ajax across the 90 minutes, conceding possession but denying their opponents the space they needed to play their passing game. United will get another shot at a continental trophy when they line up against Real Madrid or Juventus in the Super Cup final in Skopje, Macedonia on August 8.


Rangers trade former closer Sam Dyson to Giants

Rangers trade former closer Sam Dyson to Giants

The deal was technically announced as Dyson and cash for a player to be named later or cash, though Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News writes that the Rangers expect to acquire a minor leaguer in exchange for Dyson. Dyson was designated for assignment by Texas last week after posting a terrible 10.80 ERA over 17 appearances. With that track record, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported multiple clubs showed interest in Dyson after the Rangers made it clear they were going to move ...