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Luc Mbah a Moute agrees to deal with LA Clippers

Luc Mbah a Moute agrees to deal with LA Clippers

Luc Mbah a Moute , who averaged almost 20 minutes per game over two seasons with the Clippers before heading to the Houston Rockets , has reportedly agreed to a one-year, $4.3 million deal to return to Los Angeles. ESPN.com's Tim MacMahon reported Tuesday that Houston's initial offer is in the ballpark of four years and $60 million. "He is an elite competitor, tenacious defender, and a very effective offensive player, who fits the identity of our organization and the profile of a ...


Third rescue mission underway at Thai cave aims to rescue all left

Third rescue mission underway at Thai cave aims to rescue all left

After divers brought out four of the boys Monday evening, authorities indicated the rescue operation would continue for a third day. Dr Richard Harris, 53, an anaesthetist from Adelaide, undertook the unsafe dive to reach the boys and their coach last Saturday, reported The Sydney Morning Herald .


Look for Goals Aplenty in the Belgium v

Look for Goals Aplenty in the Belgium v

Henry had just helped France to its only World Cup title and Griezmann, who could barely reach the player's waist on tippy-toes, wanted an autograph. With the second-youngest roster at the World Cup , France has excelled and advanced to the World Cup semifinals for the first time since 2006.


Wimbledon: John Isner reveals how 'absurd' Rafael Nadal stuns him

Wimbledon: John Isner reveals how 'absurd' Rafael Nadal stuns him

But there was no stopping the Serb once he made it on to Court One as he romped to a 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 win to reach the quarter-finals for a 10th time. Meanwhile, fifth seed Juan Martin del Potro met stubborn resistance from Frenchman Gilles Simon and had to settle for a suspension of their Wimbledon fourth round match as he led 7-6 (1), 7-6 (5), 5-7 after more than three hours on Court Two.


Rescuers begin 'challenging' final push to free last five from Thai cave

Rescuers begin 'challenging' final push to free last five from Thai cave

Doctors were being cautious because of the infection risk and were isolating the boys in the hospital.Chiang Rai Gov. Narongsak Osatanakorn said Tuesday's rescue operation began just after 10 a.m. The boys have been in the cave since June 23 when they were exploring the cave and unexpected rain flooded the tunnels. Fresh rains on Tuesday added urgency to the final stages of the treacherous rescue bid, several kilometres inside a mountain and through flooded, tight corridors.


Williams, Federer reach quarterfinals at Wimbledon

Williams, Federer reach quarterfinals at Wimbledon

Here's a hint, Camila: Williams is now just three victories from a 24th Grand Slam title, which would add to her own professional-era record and equal Margaret Court's all-time mark. The 33-year-old from North Carolina is best known around these parts for his absurd match against Nicolas Mahut in 2010, which he won 70-68 in the final set.