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Saints' Fairley ruled out for 2017 because of heart symptoms

Fairley's heart condition came up in his pre-draft physical before the Lions selected him with the 13th overall pick in 2011. Neither the Saints nor Fairley or his representatives have commented on the decision. He signed as an undrafted free agent with the St. Louis Rams in 2014 before signed as a free agent with the Saints in 2016. Saints coach Sean Payton has said at least one specialist recommended that Fairley give up football.


Conor McGregor weight limit, glove size and round number revealed

Conor McGregor weight limit, glove size and round number revealed

The highly-anticipated matchup will take place at MGM Grand in Las Vegas on August 26. Floyd will return from a 23-month retirement - and at age 40 - to face McGregor in a boxing match. The two fighters have gone back and forth for almost a year regarding a potential showdown with both men previously stating they each wanted $US100 million ($132 million) for the fight .


Durant joins Jordan and Shaq for a slice of NBA Finals history

Durant joins Jordan and Shaq for a slice of NBA Finals history

Sure, the Warriors missed becoming the first undefeated champion, but 16-1 still gave Golden State the best winning percentage of any title team at.941. It was also the seventh straight Finals appearance for LeBron, something that hasn't been done by a player since the 1960s Boston Celtics. I'll have that mindset, KD's going to have that mindset, I know Dre, Shaun, all the guys that are up for negotiating a new contract.


Magic: D'Angelo Russell had potential but Lakers needed more

Magic: D'Angelo Russell had potential but Lakers needed more

On Thursday night one of his most impressive predictions finally came to fruition when his eldest son Lonzo was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers . " Magic Johnson is one of the greatest players to ever play... he's the best point guard to ever play, so I can learn a lot of things from him". That would have guaranteed that Lonzo Ball would have been drafted by a different team.


Saief, Dwyer, Rolda and Rowe among US Gold Cup newcomers

Saief, Dwyer, Rolda and Rowe among US Gold Cup newcomers

A player may be replaced on the roster up to 24 hours prior a team's first match of the group phase in the case of injury. Morrow played in the MLS Cup Final in 2016 after scoring five goals and adding four assists during the regular season for Toronto FC , and the 2012 MLS All-Star has chipped in three goals and one assist from his defensive post during the current campaign as of June 24.



Niki Lauda: Crazy' Sebastian Vettel 'freaked out' in Baku

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo won in Baku after a chaotic race which saw Ferrari's Vettel given a 10-second stop-go penalty when he steered into the back of race leader Hamilton's Mercedes under safety vehicle conditions after a red-flag stoppage on lap 22.