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Anderson, Isner in second-longest Wimbledon singles match

Anderson, Isner in second-longest Wimbledon singles match

With years of familiarity between them and scant difference in their towering height and ballistics serves, Isner and Anderson traded blasts for hours without either asserting dominance. After taking a medical timeout after the third set, Anderson surprisingly broke Isner's serve at 2-all in the fourth. The third-set tiebreak was a compelling match-within-the-match, featuring blistering passing shots and deft volleys.


Charles Oakley Accused of Cheating at a Las Vegas Casino

Charles Oakley Accused of Cheating at a Las Vegas Casino

Security video of the incident supported Oakley's claim that the ejection was ordered by team owner James Dolan , who claimed the long-time power forward was acting drunk and belligerent towards the team. Oakley was charged with misdemeanor assault and trespassing, among other charges.Oakley later agreed to a plea deal to have the charges dropped and subsequently filed the civil suit.


Trump denies criticising Theresa May in United Kingdom newspaper interview

Trump denies criticising Theresa May in United Kingdom newspaper interview

Trump had said that May's plan would "probably kill the deal" as it would mean the United States "would be dealing with the European Union" instead of the UK. In denying a query from CNN anchor Jim Acosta , Trump said that " CNN is fake news. I think he (Khan) has done a very bad job on terrorism", Trump told The Sun newspaper.


Papa John's to pull founder from marketing

Papa John's to pull founder from marketing

McConnell, an avid Louisville football fan, said "there's no place for racism in this country". The University of Louisville's football stadium has a new name. Louis' Olin Business School. Take, for example, one from the summer of 2016, when Schnatter's usual red Papa John's shirt was replaced with a "Ghostbusters" jumpsuit in a 30-second TV spot and on a movie-themed pizza box.



Nets reportedly trade Jeremy Lin to the Hawks

Additionally, the Nets will send the Hawks a 2025 second-round pick and the right to swap second-round picks in 2023, according to Woj . Lin's time with the Nets was plagued by injury. Meanwhile, the Hawks are adding another fun point guard to a backcourt that just drafted Trae Young and Kevin Huerter . The Post reported last month the Nets had been shopping Lin, and that they had been looking to take Nuggets big man Kenneth Faried in a salary dump to get a pick.


Isaiah Thomas gives up Brink’s truck for vet’s minimum in Denver

Isaiah Thomas gives up Brink’s truck for vet’s minimum in Denver

According to ESPN, Thomas accepted the deal - apparently in lieu of other significant offers - where he will play for Michael Malone, who coached him with the Sacramento Kings from 2013 to 2014. As recently as a year ago, Thomas appeared ticketed for a huge payday this summer after starring for the Boston Celtics in the 2016-2017 season and subsequent Eastern Conference playoffs, leading them to the East finals despite dealing with the death of his sister and a hip injury.