• Germany's Joachim Low set for talks about future after World Cup exit
Germany's Joachim Low set for talks about future after World Cup exit

The result represents the first time Germany will not be in the knockout stages of the World Cup since 1950, when they were banned from participation in the aftermath of World War Two. Suele made his first World Cup appearance as a replacement for Jerome Boateng. Sweden won the group and will play Switzerland on Tuesday in St.

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  • LeBron back in Los Angeles as start of free agency nears
LeBron back in Los Angeles as start of free agency nears

The balance of power in the National Basketball Association could shift if James chooses to leave Cleveland and create a new superteam with the Los Angeles Lakers or join a burgeoning power such as the Houston Rockets or Philadelphia 76ers .

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  • Philadelphia 76ers to meet with reps for LeBron James
Philadelphia 76ers to meet with reps for LeBron James

However, the lure of Los Angeles and the glitz of the Lakers won out. Can James add another? The Cavs were swept in the NBA Finals this past season by Golden State who also beat Cleveland in the 2017 finals. In Los Angeles, championships are the standard and he'll feel new pressure in upholding the legacies of Johnson, Bryant, Kareem Abdul-Ja...

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  • LeBron James Is A Los Angeles Laker
LeBron James Is A Los Angeles Laker

I also love how Wade subtly mentions LeBron James and their 2010 hookup. That, and the idea of remaining in the Eastern Conference, which gives LeBron an easier path to getting to the NBA Finals. That said, it is safe to assume James signed on believing in the likelihood that Los Angeles will be able to bring in another superstar. His new Lak...

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  • Arkansas, Oregon State set for decisive Game 3
Arkansas, Oregon State set for decisive Game 3

OMAHA , Neb. - Oregon State won its third national championship in baseball Thursday night with a 5-0 victory over Arkansas in the decisive third game of the College World Series finals. Kjerstad, the SEC Freshman of the Year, gave Abel his due. Ineffective in a brief relief stint Wednesday, Reindl walked Larnach and got tagged by Hog nemesis...

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  • Chris Froome Banned by Tour de France Organizers
Chris Froome Banned by Tour de France Organizers

Neither Team Sky nor ASO have commented on the move to block his participation in this year's Tour. Froome was found to have double the permitted level of the asthma drug Salbutamol in his system when tested after stage 18 of his Vuelta triumph last September.

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  • Tiger six shots off co-leaders at Quicken Loans National
Tiger six shots off co-leaders at Quicken Loans National

Molinari first put the putter in play at the Players Championship and later in May won the BMW PGA Championship with it. Molinari's putter is only 32.25 inches in length with a loft of 2.5 degrees and a like angle of 70. The fightback fizzled when Woods missed a six-foot birdie putt at the par-5 10th, then missed the green on his approach and m...

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  • LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154M deal with Lakers
LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154M deal with Lakers

In addition, the Sixers have also started talking to the San Antonio Spurs about trading for Kawhi Leonard with Joel Embiid , Ben Simmons and Markelle Fultz not available to be traded. They can't sign with other teams for several days. Paul informed the Cavs on Friday morning that the four-time MVP would not opt in to the final year of h...

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  • Mercedes' F1 weekend turns from ideal to painful in 1 hour
Mercedes' F1 weekend turns from ideal to painful in 1 hour

Verstappen took the lead after Mercedes kept Hamilton out during a virtual safety vehicle period that followed Bottas's retirement on lap 14 , with all the others behind the Briton pitting for fresh tyres. Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain talks to the media ahead of the Belgian F1 Grand Prix in Spa-Francorchamps August 22,...

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  • Russian Federation stun Spain on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals
Russian Federation stun Spain on penalties to reach World Cup quarter-finals

With every save the former Danish superstar erupted in wild celebrations, proud of his son's lightning reflexes and wit. Goalkeeper and captain Igor Akinfeev saved two spot kicks, as Russian Federation came out on top 4-3 in the penalty shootout.

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  • Nuggets pursuing LeBron James in free agency
Nuggets pursuing LeBron James in free agency

The person spoke under the condition of anonymity because they aren't authorized to discuss the Rockets' plans. Barton will hold a player option in the fourth year of the deal, league sources said. Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly told reporters at the draft in June that the Nuggets would make a long-term commitment to Joki...

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  • Uruguay sweating over Cavani for France clash
Uruguay sweating over Cavani for France clash

The same can be said of a number of his team-mates, though, with Rui Patricio, Jose Fonte, and Pepe also all in their thirties. Cavani switches the play with a attractive diagonal pass, which Suarez takes down. Ditto Ronaldo, as he will be 37 by the time of the 2022 tournament in Qatar. Ronaldo ran in front of Pepe and drew the attention of both Gi...

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  • Modric blushes spared as Croatia edge Denmark on penalties
Modric blushes spared as Croatia edge Denmark on penalties

Modric's spot kick was weak, though, and Schmeichel dived to his left to smother it for the first of his three penalty saves. He wasn't just an effective attacking outlet, but an extra defender as well. Half-time summary: It was like Croatia and Denmark started their match from where Russian Federation and Spain ended theirs. Henrik Dalsgaar...

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  • Russian Federation knock Spain out of World Cup
Russian Federation knock Spain out of World Cup

Stat company Opta said that was the most since it started keeping track in 1966. Speaking to RT by telephone, Manchester United manager Mourinho was full of praise for the World Cup hosts. As rain came down, each team made its first two kicks in the shootout, but Akinfeev dived right and with a two-handed punch stopped Jorge "Koke" Resurrecci...

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  • Mbappe: Don't compare me to Pele!
Mbappe: Don't compare me to Pele!

The France star struck twice in a thrilling 4-3 last-16 defeat of Argentina to send Les Bleus into the quarter-finals, becoming the first teenager to score a couple of times in a World Cup game since 1958. Sweden in 1958. He has scored three goals in four matches in the 2018 World Cup , including his stunning brace against Argentina in...

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  • Spain stuck on 99 World Cup goals until at least Qatar 2022
Spain stuck on 99 World Cup goals until at least Qatar 2022

It was the fifth time in a row a World Cup host nation has won a penalty shootout, Federation Internationale de Football Association said. "Some players will come, others will go, but we're always proud to represent this national team".

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  • Vince McMahon putting insane amount of money into XFL
Vince McMahon putting insane amount of money into XFL

Rovell noted back in December 2017 that McMahon sold about $100 million worth of WWE shares to "primarily to fund a separate entity from the Company, Alpha Entertainment LLC, which Mr. XFL owner Vince McMahon is taking the XFL's return very seriously. Players are expected to make an average amount of $75,000 for the season; however, players who ar...

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  • Kawhi reaches out to LeBron about teaming up, but where?
Kawhi reaches out to LeBron about teaming up, but where?

Highlighted by Julius Randle , the Lakers now have eight free agents. Leonard, a Southern California native, has a year left on his Spurs contract but has been at odds with the organization and is widely believed to be trying to engineer his defection to the Lakers.

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  • Russell Westbrook Hosting Party In OKC With Paul George In Attendance
Russell Westbrook Hosting Party In OKC With Paul George In Attendance

Like LeBron, a return to OKC can not be ruled out, especially with reports of how fond George is with Oklahoma. The Thunder have been in communication with George since the end of the season, but remained in contact with him throughout the last week.

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  • LeBron James to opt out, will become a free agent
LeBron James to opt out, will become a free agent

Philadelphia would instantly vault from conference contender to favorite with James, who could make a strong run at his ninth straight Finals in Year One. He finished second to Houston Rockets guard James Harden in the MVP voting. James had until 11:59 p.m.to express his intentions to the Cavs and his agent Rich Paul informed the team in th...

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