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Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

On his way out of the arena, the former pro football player was booed by the Brooklyn crowd. For months now, the older Ball has made a lot of headlines for the hilarious and even downright absurd comments he made about different basketball topics, and the way he built-up his sons.


Spurs draft Clemson's Blossomgame

Spurs draft Clemson's Blossomgame

He played his first three years at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs before transferring to Boulder his senior year to play for the Buffs. ESPN's Marc Stein reports that the Phoenix Suns may be the only team holding a top-10 pick that would be able to acquire Aldridge and keep him for more than a year.


Injury rules Dettori out as Lady Aurelia romps to Ascot win

Injury rules Dettori out as Lady Aurelia romps to Ascot win

Sheikhzayedroad won the Long Distance Cup on Champions Day a year ago and trainer David Simcock expects him to run his usual solid race in what is another leg of the Qipco British Champions Series. Kate Middleton was dressed for the occasion when she attended the Royal Ascot horse races on Tuesday. When temperatures hit 30 degrees Celsius during the afternoon the racecourse chose to relax its rules - believed to be for the first time - for men in the Royal Enclosure, which ...



Paul George Trade Rumors: Spurs, Blazers 'Serious Players' in Race for Star

This doesn't mean they shouldn't attempt a trade for George, but there's no need to give up their draft pick or a highly-touted prospect in those discussions. The two most notable teams looking into a trade for Paul George are the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Clippers. How did George limit his own trade market? Utah may not even be able to offer George the most money possible, which would nearly ensure his departure to LA.



Markelle Fultz top pick in NBA draft

The Jazz made deals with the Nuggets and Lakers , though Utah's biggest offseason issue will be trying to keep free agent Gordon Hayward from jetting out of town. "I'll have another hat on that says, 'I told you so'". They could have traded the pick for more draft capital, or they could have acquired Jimmy Butler, maybe Paul George, maybe even a unicorn named Kristaps Porzingis.


Pope calls for prayer as 62 die in wildfires in central Portugal

Pope calls for prayer as 62 die in wildfires in central Portugal

The fire, which Prime Minister Antonio Costa called , "a dimension of human tragedy that we can not remember", started Saturday and was still burning as of Sunday afternoon, requiring the attention of around 1,600 firefighters over the weekend.