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Federer advances to Wimbledon semifinal as Djokovic retires

Federer advances to Wimbledon semifinal as Djokovic retires

The 18-time Grand Slam champion will now meet former finalist Tomas Berdych , who progressed after Novak Djokovic was forced to retire injured having already lost the first set. They cover numerous biggest leagues and competitions on the planet. On game point five games into the match, he glided across the entire width of the court to return a deep forehand, sending it back to Raonic and past his opponent to break his serve and take a 3-2 lead.


Knicks, Rockets in talks about Carmelo Anthony

Knicks, Rockets in talks about Carmelo Anthony

A multi-team deal would be the only way these teams could facilitate the acquisition of young assets in return for Anthony. While there has been plenty of speculation that the Knicks want to get rid of Carmelo Anthony , there had been very little concrete evidence of them showing any signs of actually doing it.


Calvin Johnson Confirms He Retired Because the Lions Were Hopeless

Calvin Johnson Confirms He Retired Because the Lions Were Hopeless

Last week, he took it a step further. Last week in Italy he finally admitted it was because playing for the Lions was an exercise in futility and he felt he had no shot at a Super Bowl . "That's the ultimate goal". In Johnson's nine seasons with the Lions, they made two playoff appearances but lost in the Wild Card round each time, one of those losses an infamous heartbreaker against the Cowboys in 2014.


Kentavious Caldwell-Pope lands $18 million deal with Lakers

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope lands $18 million deal with Lakers

The deal officially marks the end of Caldwell-Pope's tenure in Detroit , which began in 2014 when the Pistons used the eighth pick of the National Basketball Association draft on the 6-foot-4 Georgia shooting guard . In what was a major coup for Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka , Caldwell-Pope made a decision to forgo the security of extra years for a big one-year payday.