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Author: 0 Aaron Rodgers won't stop chasing that second Super Bowl ring

The Green Bay Packers received some good news on Tuesday morning when quarterback Aaron Rodgers proclaimed he was on the "back nine" of his career. "I think it would be a very attractive job". Last, but not least, Nelson was dubbed as the "Best Comeback Athlete", beating out tennis phenom Roger Federer, Texas Rangers pitcher Matt Bush and the Los Angeles Sparks' Candace Parker.

Sports Lonzo Ball Notches Impressive Double-Double in Win vs. 76ers
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball Notches Impressive Double-Double in Win vs. 76ers

Do. It". James also noticed that Ball wasn't wearing his signature Big Baller Brand ZO2s. He left before the game ended. Ball added 11 assists, eight rebounds, five steals and two blocked shots and shot 12 for 22 from the field (3 for 10 from 3-point range) while playing 36 of 40 minutes.

Sports Disgraced Ex-FIFA Executive Chuck Blazer Has Died At 72
Author: 0 Disgraced Ex-FIFA Executive Chuck Blazer Has Died At 72

In 2013, Blazer secretly pleaded guilty in Federal court to 10 counts of racketeering, wire fraud, money laundering and tax evasion. As per the statement from his lawyers, "We are truly saddened by the passing of our client and friend, Chuck Blazer ,".

Sports Dani Alves: 'At PSG for Verratti!'
Author: 0 Dani Alves: 'At PSG for Verratti!'

City were only willing to pay around £6m a year (£115k a week) for 34-year-old Alves, who many expected would end up as their second choice right back behind Kyle Walker at the Etihad. Juventus have signed Bayern Munich winger Douglas Costa on loan until June 2018 for a fee of €6 million, the Italian champions said on Wednesday.

Sports Woodburn scores, Solanke debuts in Liverpool friendly win
Author: 0 Woodburn scores, Solanke debuts in Liverpool friendly win

Everybody in England watched the U20 World Cup-that was fantastic football. He's an offensive player, a really skilled boy and has to improve, of course. Addressing the Reds' relative inactivity in the market since the arrivals of Solanke and Mohamed Salah , Klopp hinted that things were moving behind the scenes.

Sports President Donald Trump has plans to attend the 2017 US Women's Open
Author: 0 President Donald Trump has plans to attend the 2017 US Women's Open

I'm not going to never play golf again. A Federal Aviation Administration notice issued Monday indicated that Trump could be flying to Bedminster on Friday. "Golf was the first thing I ever fell in love with and it's a relationship that you can have for a lifetime". Most of the players in the field have been reluctant to give their opinion on Trump's potential visit.

Author: 0 United States edges Martinique in Gold Cup at Raymond James Stadium

The U.S. MNT is 1-0-0 all-time against Martinique, using two first-half goals from Brian McBride to defeat the Caribbean side 2-0 during the 2003 CONCACAF Gold Cup Group Stage. Parsemain equalized in the 74th minute. Panama put on immediate pressure, and Camargo sent a rebound past the outstretched right hand of Brad Guzan in the 60th minute after the goalkeeper saved an initial shot by Gabriel Torres that followed Edgar Barcenas' cross.

Sports Manchester United not interested in signing Chelsea target Tiemoue Bakayoko
Author: 0 Manchester United not interested in signing Chelsea target Tiemoue Bakayoko

Bakayoko is widely expected to join Chelsea in the coming days, with the Stamford Bridge club keen to make some high profile signings after they lost out to United in the race to sign striker Romelu Lukaku . Conte could be unsuccessful altogether, though, with reports claiming Manchester United will pip the Italian to Bakayoko's signature . Bakayoko has worked on his own while he has been waiting to complete his Chelsea switch, but he will be some way behind the rest of the squad in ...

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer beats Milos Raonic to reach semi-finals
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer beats Milos Raonic to reach semi-finals

Level and 6-6, it was Raonic who went up first leading 3-0 with two mini-breaks, before Federer took things in hand once again with a big forehand and a service return victor. "I'm just going to talk with specialists, as I have done in the previous year or so, try to figure out what's the best way to treat it and to solve it, to find a long-term solution", he said.

Sports Lazio, visite terminate per Biglia. L'argentino raggiunge il ritiro
Author: 0 Lazio, visite terminate per Biglia. L'argentino raggiunge il ritiro

Lotito per privarsi del regista chiede intorno ai 20 milioni di euro , ma potrebbe accontentarsi di 18 milioni di euro più bonus. Il Milan offre 16, al massimo 18 milioni. I ragazzi di Simone Inzaghi , complice l'ottima prestazione di squadra nello scorso campionato, hanno attirato numerose pretendenti. Ieri il giocatore aveva disertato le visite mediche con la Lazio con la speranza di poter raggiungere da subito il club rossonero.

Sports Democrats Push House Bill to Lock In Sanctions Against Russia
Author: 0 Democrats Push House Bill to Lock In Sanctions Against Russia

The tweet quickly sparked a firestorm of speculation that Trump, Jr. It also reported that the White House is anxious about the political dilemma the bill poses for Trump, if it is passed by the House. The lack of any public advocacy from the president came even as the White House's director of legislative affairs Marc Short said Monday that "there's more we could do to educate the public".

Sports Wimbledon 2017: Djokovic out after retiring injured against Berdych
Author: 0 Wimbledon 2017: Djokovic out after retiring injured against Berdych

This was the grumpy, frustrated, growling Djokovic, the character that used to win everything in sight, and the one who has been on indefinite leave since last summer. Had Djokovic won the Wimbledon title, he would have taken the world No. 1 ranking back from Andy Murray . The owner of three championships at the All England Club, and 12 major trophies overall, said his elbow has been bothering him for more than a year, that he opted against surgery and that he will consider taking a ...

Sports Nutt Sues Ole Miss For Alleged False Statements
Author: 0 Nutt Sues Ole Miss For Alleged False Statements

Ole Miss has been under investigation by the NCAA for almost five years. In his suit, Nutt alleges that Freeze, athletic director Ross Bjork and other Ole Miss athletics officials told reporters "off the record" that Nutt and his staff were responsible for the majority of the allegations.

Sports Cavs Sign Cedi Osman To 3-Year Deal
Author: 0 Cavs Sign Cedi Osman To 3-Year Deal

Osman was selected with the first pick in the second round in 2015 (acquired from Minnesota in a draft-day trade that involved Tyus Jones). Osman was already with the Cavs, they just hadn't signed him yet. "They are expecting me to especially help in defense, as the team [already] has players doing a lot in offense". The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly agreed on a three-year, $8.3 million contract with 2015 draftee Cedi Osman , a 22-year-old small forward.

Sports Peyton Manning describes his round of golf with Donald Trump
Author: 0 Peyton Manning describes his round of golf with Donald Trump

Her husband may be hosting Wednesday night's ESPY Awards , but Ashley Manning is suited up to steal the spotlight. He went on to describe the day as a "fantastic experience". And that he would accept an invitation to play with Hillary Clinton or President Barack Obama if the opportunity ever presented itself. Manning revealed that he played on a team with Trump, and they beat their opponent.

Sports Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic advances past Adrian Mannarino to reach quarterfinals
Author: 0 Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic advances past Adrian Mannarino to reach quarterfinals

The Serb would have returned to world number one if he had won Wimbledon . Djokovic will have no rest as he faces Tomas Berdych next in a quarter-final clash on Wednesday (12 July). "We went to the referee's office before 8". " It was a long day for both Mannarino and me ", Djokovic said , as quoted on Tennis World USA . (We were told) there were security reasons (for not moving the match).

Sports Redskins ranked 11th most valuable sports team by Forbes
Author: 0 Redskins ranked 11th most valuable sports team by Forbes

At one point, they were one of the most miserable sports franchises in the NFL . The estimated value of the Dallas Cowboys grew by "only" 5%, but the team maintained its perch atop "The World's 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams" published by Forbes on Wednesday .

Sports Indian Cricket Team coach likely to be declared today
Author: 0 Indian Cricket Team coach likely to be declared today

The CAC had on Monday conducted the interviews of five possible candidates- Ravi Shastri , Virender Sehwag , Tom Moody, Lalchand Rajput and Richard Pybus, for the position of Team India's coach. Sri Lanka is a long tour. Amitabh (Chaudhary, the BCCI joint secretary) is not going to play. Shastri was team's director from the limited-overs leg of their tour of England in 2014 till the 2016 World T20.

Sports Manchester United confirm Michael Carrick will be the club's captain
Author: 0 Manchester United confirm Michael Carrick will be the club's captain

His recent form has led to England manager Gareth Southgate axing the country's all-time leading goalscorer and former captain from his squad. Evra wasn't the only United player to pay tribute to Rooney - both past and present. I am not coming into a retirement home. "I want to play, win and be successful". "Now he's gone back to Everton he's going to get love from the fans, he's going to get game time".

Sports NBA Rule Changes Reportedly Include Fewer Timeouts, Earlier Trade Deadline
Author: 0 NBA Rule Changes Reportedly Include Fewer Timeouts, Earlier Trade Deadline

All timeouts will now be 75-second breaks, replacing the 20- and "full" 90-second timeouts. Impact: The under-nine-minute mandatory timeouts in the second and fourth periods will be eliminated. - Referees will assess a delay-of-game violation if a free throw shooter ventures beyond the three-point line between attempts. The move puts next season's deadline at February 8, 10 days before the All-Star Game, as opposed to the traditional date just after the break.

Sports Major League Baseball commissioner mentions possible expansion destinations
Author: 0 Major League Baseball commissioner mentions possible expansion destinations

Charlotte , the lone domestic location of the three mentioned, already supports National Football League and NBA franchises. Those "limits" are pretty much like the difference in height between Altuve and Judge for players. He said the unsettled status of Tampa Bay and Oakland regarding their stadium situations must be resolved before expansion can be pursued. He has also emphasized expanding the league internationally as well.

Sports Georgia Talks Returning Running Backs At SEC Media Day
Author: 0 Georgia Talks Returning Running Backs At SEC Media Day

Georgia running back Nick Chubb , against all expectations, chose to return for his senior season. "I'm very confident because we have a lot of players that are willing to step up", Michel said. They live together, they workout together, play video games together, etc. They know they make each other better. This was in response to a question about longevity in coaching.

Sports Zagoria | Federer last member of Big 4 still standing at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Zagoria | Federer last member of Big 4 still standing at Wimbledon

The 18-time Grand Slam champion will now meet former finalist Tomas Berdych , who progressed after Novak Djokovic was forced to retire injured having already lost the first set. From there, Federer raced ahead to a two sets to love lead in just under an hour. According to a plethora of analysts, Raonic is the most likely player to break the stranglehold of the Big 4 over Wimbledon.

Sports Kurt Zouma in loan talks with Stoke, WBA
Author: 0 Kurt Zouma in loan talks with Stoke, WBA

His first-team prospects at Chelsea now look limited, particularly following the recent signing of Antonio Rudiger , and Blues boss Antonio Conte is prepared to let him move elsewhere. Chelsea still believe the youngster has a lot to offer but he is unlikely to get much first team action this season and the club are happy for him to head out on loan.

Sports Knicks, Rockets Trade For Carmelo Anthony Might Involve Four Teams
Author: 0 Knicks, Rockets Trade For Carmelo Anthony Might Involve Four Teams

Anthony, who doesn't fit into the Knicks' rebuild plan, reportedly has Houston on the short list of teams he would consider waiving his no-trade clause for. Anthony, who averaged 22.4 points and 5.9 rebounds last season, would have to cost the Rockets some significant salary reduction in trade exchange as Houston is already $15 million over the National Basketball Association salary cap for next season.

Sports Johnson retired because he was 'stuck' in Detroit
Author: 0 Johnson retired because he was 'stuck' in Detroit

If I "wanted to keep playing it would have to be in Detroit and [that] wasn't working", Johnson elaborated. He responded by saying that he had thought about that, just as top players switch teams in the National Basketball Association and other sports, but he did not have the freedom to just decide where he wanted to play.

Sports Murray beaten in Wimbledon quarter-finals by Querrey
Author: 0 Murray beaten in Wimbledon quarter-finals by Querrey

He has lost in the last-eight in each of the last three years - falling to Djokovic in 2014 and 2015, and to Federer in five-sets last year despite holding a 2-0 lead. "It's not that different", Hewitt said . He obviously has a big serve and goes for his shots. "Again, he can be quite up and down". Querrey may have a history as a big match player, but he's never played a match as big as this.

Sports Los Angeles Lakers acquire Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
Author: 0 Los Angeles Lakers acquire Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

On the court, Caldwell-Pope is a young, athletic shooting guard who should pair really well with new Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball . He averaged 13.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.2 steals and 2.0 triples on 39.9 percent shooting last season, returning 9th-round value in standard leagues.

Sports Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea miss out on James Rodriguez
Author: 0 Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea miss out on James Rodriguez

Real Madrid's James Rodriguez has officially joined Bayern Munich on a two-year loan deal, the German club has announced. The player's agent, Jorge Mendes, also represents Mourinho and that has consistently led to speculation that United would be Rodriguez's first choice option should he move to England - that is until Chelsea showed a significant interest.

Sports Fighting words: Conor McGregor calls Floyd Mayweather 'boy'
Author: 0 Fighting words: Conor McGregor calls Floyd Mayweather 'boy'

Floyd Mayweather has vowed to quit boxing once and for all after he emerges from retirement for next month's cross-combat showdown with Conor McGregor . "He's got to realize, I've been here before", Mayweather said. "You line 'em up and I knock 'em down like bowling pins". The cheque appeared to be the $100 million he earned for his victory over Manny Pacquiao two years ago.

Sports Muguruza reached the four aces at Wimbledon
Author: 0 Muguruza reached the four aces at Wimbledon

Ostapenko's first two Wimbledon matches went to three sets, her third match was a tough 7-5, 7-5 win over Camila Giorgi, and she won her fourth-round match over Elina Svitolina in a second-set tiebreak. Although she hasn't been deep into the second week in recent years, she still has plenty of experience to show for and should remain well composed in her bid to move through to the semi-finals at a grand slam for the first time in eight years.

Sports Is this Slater's last State of Origin?
Author: 0 Is this Slater's last State of Origin?

Aaron Woods 9. Boyd Cordner 12. Josh Jackson 13. Wade Graham, 16. Jake Trbojevic, 17. State of Origin this season has been all about New South Wales and their attitude: In Game 1, the Blues maintained their discipline and defensive ferociousness until fulltime and Queensland had little answer; in Game 2, they showed the same mentality in the first half but, for some unknown reason, went completely away from that in the second stanza.

Sports Alvaro Morata to Chelsea: Real Madrid want huge Eden Hazard swap deal
Author: 0 Alvaro Morata to Chelsea: Real Madrid want huge Eden Hazard swap deal

Morata would replace fellow Spanish global Diego Costa , whom Conte told at the end of last season he no longer figured in his plans despite his 20 English Premier League goals spurring on Chelsea to the title. Jose Mourinho is still keen on adding more attacking threats to his ranks, as he is planning on a long and successful future for his side, which is now without Wayne Rooney and Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Sports Former Mt. Gox CEO on trial in Japan
Author: 0 Former Mt. Gox CEO on trial in Japan

However, the exchange filed for bankruptcy in 2014 after losing some 850,000 bitcoins - worth around half a billion U.S. dollars at the time - and $28 million in cash from its bank accounts. The Japanese authorities have charged Karpeles with accessing the exchange's computer system and inflating his account. Karpeles' defense team did not dispute that the transfers took place, but denied that they amounted to embezzlement.

Sports Manchester United still pursuing Eric Dier of Spurs
Author: 0 Manchester United still pursuing Eric Dier of Spurs

According to The Guardian though, United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward has already registered an interest in the player at the end of last season, on the instructions of Jose Mourinho, but on that occasion he was turned away by Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy.

Sports Florent Malouda starts for French Guiana despite being ruled ineligible
Author: 0 Florent Malouda starts for French Guiana despite being ruled ineligible

If a forfeit is declared, Honduras would trail Canada and Costa Rica by a point, four to three, in the group standings, while French Guiana would remain without a single point from two losses. When: Tuesday, July 11 at 7 p.m. Malouda was born in French Guiana, but he spent his entire worldwide career with France. All of which means that while CONCACAF were not able to stop Malouda entering the field on Tuesday, French Guiana will nearly certainly forfeit the match 3-0 by playing him.

Sports SC to consider special bench to hear Delhi govt's pleas on power
Author: 0 SC to consider special bench to hear Delhi govt's pleas on power

Divan, representing the petitioners, and Venugopal agreed with the court's suggestion and agreed to jointly mention the matter before the Chief Justice of India the next week. Subramanium said a two-judge bench had earlier referred the appeals to a constitution bench which is to be set up. Under the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016, the unique identity number is mandatory only to receive social welfare benefits.