Will Paul George be a Cavalier by Thursday? While We're Waiting

Sources have told The Vertical that Paul George let the Indiana Pacers know that he will become a free agent next summer and leave the franchise, and that the Lakers are his preferred destination . What's been learned from that situation, and what George should take into account, is this: why get traded there instead of outright signing there? He could become one of the most coveted free agents in the league.

Portugal & Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

Mexico controlled possession and spent more time in Portugal's area, but the Euro 2016 champions were a constant threat on the counterattack in front of 34,372 fans at the Kazan Arena. The idea was that center-forward Raul Jimenez would drop deeper to receive the ball, leaving space in behind the Portuguese defense for Hernandez to exploit.

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Real president Perez "not contemplating" Ronaldo departure

Ronaldo has helped Real win the UEFA Champions League thrice, scoring twice in last month's final as they became the first club to retain the title, and he is also the competition's record goal scorer with 105 strikes. Portuguese sports daily A Bola then reported that Ronaldo was planning on leaving Madrid and it would be an "irreversible" decision. "There is no turning back".

Florentino Perez on David De Gea moving to Real Madrid

Many were sure the Spanish giants wanted a move particularly for De Gea, not only because he is an outstanding shot stopper, but also because he is Spaniard, who could be an ideal long-term player and probably replacement for Casillas. 'We are following him, of course'. The now 18-year-old has established himself as Milan's first-choice keeper with a number of excellent displays over the last two years, but agent Mino Raiola says that the club have not been treating their young star "like an ...