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Major League Baseball penalizes Braves for global spending violations

Major League Baseball penalizes Braves for global spending violations

Thirteen Braves prospects, including 17-year-old shortstop Kevin Maitan , have been declared free agents. Venezuelan shortstop Livan Soto and Dominican righthander Yefri del Rosario, who each signed for $1 million in 2016, have also been informed that they are free agents.


Atletico Madrid attacker Griezmann: Manchester United move a possibility

Atletico Madrid attacker Griezmann: Manchester United move a possibility

Despite scoring just three goals in 14 games in all competitions this campaign, Griezmann said he was still happy with his choice to stay at Atletico . However, any potential move was put on hold when Griezmann himself confirmed that he would not leave Atletico in the midst of their transfer ban, which is due to end in January of next year.


Round withdrawals at Grand Slams could lose prize money

Round withdrawals at Grand Slams could lose prize money

The Australian Open will feature a shot clock while all four Grand Slams will now have 16 seeds as part of a raft of rule changes. It was also used at the recent Next Gen ATP Finals . The landscape of tennis will have shifted by the time the likes of Roger Federer , Andy Murray , Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams all make their respective returns to the sport, following the passing of a host of new rules by the Grand Slam Board.


Cleveland's LeBron James plays only 27 minutes in blowout win over Detroit

Cleveland's LeBron James plays only 27 minutes in blowout win over Detroit

Karl Malone was 37, played 38 minutes a night, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar , Magic Johnson, Kobe [Bryant]. "If you're one of the greats, sometimes you've got to play, sometimes you get rest like tonight". "Not just me. Everybody". James' coach, Tyronn Lue, has grown exhausted of constantly being asked about the minutes, however. Lue did indeed play with Jordan in Washington for the final two seasons of Jordan's illustrious career, and in those two seasons (2001-03) Jordan averaged 34.9 and 37.0 ...


Saquon Barkley a finalist for two national awards

Saquon Barkley a finalist for two national awards

Along with Barkley, the other finalists are Stanford junior Bryce Love , and Oklahoma Senior Baker Mayfield . The Maxwell Award is one of the most prestigious awards in college football, given annually to the national player of the year.


David Lee Announces His Retirement

David Lee Announces His Retirement

Earlier this month, Lee announced that he got engaged to professional tennis star Caroline Wozniacki . Throughout his playing career with the Knicks, Warriors, Mavericks, Celtics and Spurs, he made two All-Star Games and was named to the All-NBA Third Team in 2013.