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It begins: Free agency in NBA starts with a flourish

It begins: Free agency in NBA starts with a flourish

Still, the Thunder gambled that they could trade for George and, with a full year to push the organization's culture on him, would be able to persuade him to give up his SoCal dreams and stay in OKC beyond the one season. Between George and Russell Westbrook , they will be paying around $70 million. But for the Thunder, the plan could be to keep George even longer.


Mbappe now at Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar level says Balague

Mbappe now at Ronaldo, Messi and Neymar level says Balague

The other last-16 match pits a talented Croatia team led by Luka Modric that had a flawless record in the group phase against Denmark, but they will have to go some to emulate the drama of Saturday's first two last-16 matches. That was the first goal Uruguay had conceded in the tournament but it took Cavani only seven minutes to put them back ahead at the packed Fisht Stadium.


Barcelona won't compete with Man Utd for Chelsea midfielder Willian

Barcelona won't compete with Man Utd for Chelsea midfielder Willian

He was also in good form against Barcelona in the Champions League although his side were beaten by the Spanish club, but his performances caught the eyes of the Catalan chiefs. It is understood that United will be willing to offer even more than £50m for the player, as they are desperate to bolster their options on the right wing.


England permutations and path to Moscow if they beat Colombia today

England permutations and path to Moscow if they beat Colombia today

On Monday he said he had no feelings of revenge when Colombia meet England in Moscow's Spartak Stadium but was ready to deliver a fine performance. Meanwhile, Colombia is wondering whether James Rodriguez will be ready to go after picking up an injury in the match against Senegal. England took its foot off the accelerator after an initial two games that couldn't have gone better, resting Kane and seven other regulars in a group match against Belgium that only mattered for either ...


Cleveland Browns players weigh in on LeBron James' departure to Lakers

Cleveland Browns players weigh in on LeBron James' departure to Lakers

At 32-years-old, Howard is in the latter stages of his prime and needs to join a contender. And that the move will result in a lot more Lakers fans now. That came after the King was spotted landing in Los Angeles . He eventually played college hoops at the legendary NCAA powerhouse the University of Kentucky after being one of the top high school recruits in the nation.


Aaron Finch posts record-breaking T20 knock against Zimbabwe

Aaron Finch posts record-breaking T20 knock against Zimbabwe

Short hit a sedate 46 off 42 balls before he was first dismissed by Blessing Muzarabani, off the second ball of the final over. Finch was finally out hit wicket in the final over, seeing him fall short of the all-time T20 record but set a new record for an individual score in a T20 global.