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Chelsea keen to hijack Zenit's deal to sign AS Roma centre-back

Chelsea keen to hijack Zenit's deal to sign AS Roma centre-back

Last season the Greek worldwide played 52 times for club and country. Chelsea are set to conclude deals for the midfielder Tiémoué Bakayoko from Monaco and the left-back Alex Sandro from Juventus. We understand Virgil Van Dijk remains Chelsea's number one defensive target, but Southampton have re-iterated this week that they do not want to sell the Dutch centre back.


Chelsea set to splash £125M on three transfer targets next week

Chelsea set to splash £125M on three transfer targets next week

His acquisition would then likely lead to the sale of Nemanja Matic to Manchester United . With Juventus resigned to losing Alex Sandro to English side Chelsea , Asamoah might also see an opportunity for himself to take on a greater role within this fine Juventus side.



Bulls waive Rajon Rondo and Isaiah Canaan, prepare for free agency

Rondo signed a two-year, $28 million deal with the Bulls last July and had an up-and-down first season in Chicago. According to Johnson, Chicago tried to include Rondo in some of the Butler trade scenarios but had no luck. The Chicago Bulls made it clear that they were going with the youth movement after sending Jimmy Butler packing to the Minnesota Timberwolves during the 2017 NBA Draft.


Timberwolves Trade Ricky Rubio To Utah Jazz

Timberwolves Trade Ricky Rubio To Utah Jazz

The Deseret News reported that the Jazz were in the market for Rubio last week. Multiple reports say that Rubio has been traded to the Jazz in exchange for a 2018 first round draft pick. He averaged 11.1 points, 4.1 rebounds, 9.1 assists and 1.7 steals in 32.9 minutes per game. Rubio is an excellent passer and defender at the point guard position, but a notoriously poor scorer.


New York Knicks: 5 questions on Phil Jackson's departure

New York Knicks: 5 questions on Phil Jackson's departure

Owner James Dolan's uncertainty with Jackson as the organization's top decision maker apparently took its toll, considering the former Hall of Fame coach still has $24 million left on his original five-year contract. And today, Jackson's time as an executive came to an end when it was reported that he and the Knicks are parting ways. He skipped exit meetings with Jackson and the team due to his frustration with the Knicks' dysfunction.


Ron Dennis agrees to sell shareholdings in McLaren

Ron Dennis agrees to sell shareholdings in McLaren

As part of the transition, the McLaren Technology Group has been renamed the McLaren Group. "Well funded to succeed and grow, and led by an ambitious management team, McLaren is ideally poised to build on the successes that I am so proud to have contributed to during my time leading such a great British group of companies", said Mr Dennis.