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Author: 0 LeBron James Signs 4 Year, $154 Million Contract With Los Angeles Lakers!

Sunday evening, James made his move. After much speculation and discussion, LeBron James has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday, July 2 (Manila time). Today, James is taking that self-determination to another level. James already owns two mansions in Brentwood, Los Angeles and has investments in numerous businesses in the city.

Sports ‘Not the end of world for Murray,’ says Federer
Author: 0 ‘Not the end of world for Murray,’ says Federer

While Murray looked good at times, he said on Sunday that he wasn't ready to compete in a Grand Slam event. "It is with a heavy heart that I'm announcing that I'll be withdrawing from Wimbledon this year", Murray, who ended a 77-year wait for a British men's champion at Wimbledon when he beat Novak Djokovic in the 2013 final, said on Twitter.

Author: 0 Twitter reacts after Russian Federation knocks Spain out of World Cup

Among the favorites for the trophy heading into the tournament, Spain joined the likes of Germany, Portugal and Argentina in making an early exit when Igor Akinfeev kept out Iago Aspas' penalty in Moscow. "It is a reality that is my last match with the national team, at the individual level a wonderful stage is over". But for all the talk of tactics and generational change, Spain's 2018 World Cup will be remembered for a simple act of self-sabotage.

Sports From teen poverty to NBA stardom, LeBron lives Hollywood tale
Author: 0 From teen poverty to NBA stardom, LeBron lives Hollywood tale

James has played the last four years in Cleveland. James, whose Cavaliers were swept by the Golden State Warriors in the 2018 NBA Finals, opted out of his contract in June , three weeks after the season ended. He can nearly singlehandedly vault the Lakers into playoff contention. Durant will be paid about $30.5 million this coming season, about $5 million less than he could have commanded if the deal was structured differently.

Sports Gareth Southgate’s World Cup wardrobe prompts surge in waistcoast sales
Author: 0 Gareth Southgate’s World Cup wardrobe prompts surge in waistcoast sales

A man who has recently completed a move to MLS side D.C. United told Fox Sports : "There's some big teams gone out of the World Cup and this could be the year England can go far and hopefully win it". We lost once, and the others were a draw and, going back before that, Sweden have beaten England in big games". We'll play without fear and with that freedom.

Author: 0 Russian Federation vs. Spain live stream

Spain were eliminated by Russian Federation in the round of 16 on Sunday. It gave Russian Federation its greatest win in global football for 10 years, since Akinfeev was in goal for an extra-time victory over the Netherlands in a European Championship quarterfinal.

Sports Where should LeBron go? Assessing King James' next move after free agency
Author: 0 Where should LeBron go? Assessing King James' next move after free agency

The Cavs, who are well over the NBA's projected $101 million salary cap for next season, are not expected to make an early deal outside of whatever happens with James' decision. But NBA insiders say the Cavaliers are still in with a shot of keeping James. As always, James' decision could change the entire complexion of the National Basketball Association.

Sports LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers
Author: 0 LeBron James agrees to 4-year, $154 million contract with Lakers

Things went a very different way. WFNY will have more on LeBron's decision to leave (again), the emotions that have been brought to the surface with him leaving the Cavs for the second time, and everything else Cavs and LeBron related throughout the rest of the upcoming week.

Sports Fans Storm Salah's Home, Here's What He Did Next
Author: 0 Fans Storm Salah's Home, Here's What He Did Next

Even through all that, Salah still has his fans, to the point that police reportedly had to intervene with the crowd gathering as it was blocking traffic according to Egyptian Streets . He scored two goals, one each in matches against Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia. Salah was said to have been angry about being used as a political symbol while the World Cup squad was based in Chechnya.

Sports Man United, Arsenal, Liverpool battle for Spurs ace
Author: 0 Man United, Arsenal, Liverpool battle for Spurs ace

Son has been one of Spurs' best players in recent years and seems like he could make the step up to a super club like Manchester United , who lack that kind of quality up front. Amid interest fromTottenham's rivals, Sport1 understand the 25-year-old would be interested in a new challenge. BetStars director of trading Ian Marmion told Starsport: "Son Heung-min sent Germany packing their bags yesterday after his goal in South Korea's win over the World Champions, but it is the forward's ...

Sports Israel Folau loses ban appeal
Author: 0 Israel Folau loses ban appeal

The Waratahs have been contacted for comment. The Wallabies fullback Israel Folau will miss the NSW Waratahs' crucial Super Rugby clash with the Melbourne Rebels tonight after failing to have a his one-match ban overturned. Wallabies flanker Ned Hanigan predicted the Folau appeal finding would set a precedent involving actions after contesting the ball. Both fullbacks attempt to win the ball in the air, before Folau lands hard.

Sports LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers
Author: 0 LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers

And in June 2016, they beat the Golden State Warriors 93-89 in a deciding Game 7 to win the NBA Championship. On Friday, James formally became a free agent when he informed the Cavs he would not exercise his $35.6 million contract option for next season, making him an unrestricted free agent and the prize catch in the 2018 class.

Sports Liverpool star Naby Keita's first taste of action at Melwood
Author: 0 Liverpool star Naby Keita's first taste of action at Melwood

Keita told Liverpoolfc.com: "It was an incredible day for me". Keita was recently handed perhaps the most iconic squad number in Liverpool's recent history, as club legend and former captain Steven Gerrard presented the midfielder with the number eight shirt in recognition of Keita becoming the first to wear the number since Gerrard's departure from Anfield in 2015.

Sports Instant Reaction: LeBron James leaves Cavs for Lakers
Author: 0 Instant Reaction: LeBron James leaves Cavs for Lakers

He was spotted in Los Angeles , which stirred speculation that he was interested in the Lakers. For most free-agent signings (especially in a different sport entirely than what's being televised), this would be significant overkill, but Woj's description of this as a "seismic shift in the NBA" feels accurate.

Sports LeBron James' agent Rich Paul meeting with 76ers today in Los Angeles
Author: 0 LeBron James' agent Rich Paul meeting with 76ers today in Los Angeles

Former Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James will sign with the Los Angeles Lakers , per his agency, Klutch Sports. Cleveland cavaliers is where Lebron James began his journey to greatness from, he later joined Miami Heat to face the wrath of Cavaliers fans but re-joined the Cleveland outfit in 2014 and led the team to the championship glory after 52 years.

Sports LeBron James, LA Lakers agree to four-year, $154 million deal
Author: 0 LeBron James, LA Lakers agree to four-year, $154 million deal

He fulfilled his promise to bring a championship to northeast OH and, despite losing to the Golden State Warriors in back-to-back NBA Finals, he solidified his reputation as the best player in the league, especially after leading an underwhelming supporting cast to the title series last month, one that ended in a 4-0 sweep in the hands of the Warriors.

Sports What Lakers will try to do now after LeBron James coup
Author: 0 What Lakers will try to do now after LeBron James coup

Now the focus turns to which players James will be able to bring to Los Angeles with him. ESPN's Brian Windhorst's reported the Lakers are still the favorites to sign James in free agency. Just as he did in 2014, James is likely to sign a shorter contract that allows him to do this whole thing again in a few summers. As OKC general manager Sam Presti noted in his draft news conference, Thunder officials have been in communication with George and his representatives since the end of the ...

Sports Oregon State wins third national title as freshman throws shutout
Author: 0 Oregon State wins third national title as freshman throws shutout

Abel threw 129 pitches on Thursday night, after throwing 23 pitches in a relief appearance on Wednesday. The Beavers played a almost flawless game; Arkansas had just one scoring chance in the entire game, loading the bases with one out in the third for the heart of the lineup, but OSU freshman righty Kevin Abel struck out 3-hole hitter Heston Kjerstad and got cleanup man Luke Bonfield to fly out, stranding the bases loaded.

Sports Too little too late for Tiger Woods
Author: 0 Too little too late for Tiger Woods

But even as Woods birdied 16 to get to 11 under for the tournament, he was still nine behind Molinari, who at the time was eight clear of the rest of the field. His victory vaulted him to 42nd on the season-long points race and puts him on pace for his ultimate goal to qualify for the Tour Championship, which he narrowly missed a year ago.

Sports LeBron Speaks With Cavs As Free Agency Opens
Author: 0 LeBron Speaks With Cavs As Free Agency Opens

Saturday. Now, things could change if the Lakers are able to trade for San Antonio Spurs two-time all-star forward Kawhi Leonard . LeBron James is now a Laker. The four-time MVP is clearly the biggest free agent on the market and the rumour mill exploded imminently following the announcement, with the Lakers and Sixers being the most likely discussed destinations for James' next chapter.

Author: 0 Mbappe to donate his entire Russian Federation 2018 match bonuses to charity

The Paris Saint-Germain forward struck twice in a thrilling last-16 clash to send Les Bleus into the World Cup quarter-finals with a 4-3 win, becoming the first teenager to score a few times in a World Cup game since Pele in 1958. Kylian is only the second teenager to ever score multiple goals in a World Cup knockout match. "There's no better place than a World Cup ", he added.

Sports Andy is making good progress and could play at Wimbledon, says Judy
Author: 0 Andy is making good progress and could play at Wimbledon, says Judy

But Wozniacki responded impressively by racing through the next two sets and sealed victory with an ace on her second match point. Edmund was seeded at No. Two weeks ago I practiced with Kyle and I didn't win a game. Murray saved another break point in game five and he served well in the rest of the set but it was too late to get the break back, with Kyle losing just five points in his last four service games, bringing the opener home with four winners in game 10 after 43 minutes of solid ...

Sports Andres Iniesta announces his global retirement
Author: 0 Andres Iniesta announces his global retirement

It was the fifth time in a row a World Cup host nation has won a penalty shootout, Federation Internationale de Football Association said . Akinfeev saved Koke's and Iago Aspas' spot kicks after both teams had scored two apiece in what was Russia's first ever World Cup penalty shootout, to send his team to the last eight after a lacklustre 1-1 draw over 120 minutes.

Sports Denmark - World Cup - 1 July 2018
Author: 0 Denmark - World Cup - 1 July 2018

The Croatian midfielder goes close, but the shot sails wide of the post. The Danes are confident that anything Modric can do Eriksen can do just as well and Hareide promised a more attacking style to that seen in the group stage. Modric finds Perisic out on the left, he looks to cross but Poulsen blocks. We're going to penalty kicks. Croatia dominant in possession at the moment.

Sports Re-signing Paul George was one pricey proposition for the Thunder (Sportsnaut)
Author: 0 Re-signing Paul George was one pricey proposition for the Thunder (Sportsnaut)

Paul George seems to really be conflicted about what he wants to do in free agency and the only two teams that seem to have a shot at signing him are the OKC Thunder and Los Angeles Lakers . Ever since Kevin Durant shocked the world and became one of the NBA's biggest villains by leaving Oklahoma City to go to the Golden State Warriors, the team he blew a 3-1 lead to in the Western Conference Finals, the Warriors have been nearly unstoppable.

Sports Chris Paul contract: Guard reportedly to re-sign with Rockets
Author: 0 Chris Paul contract: Guard reportedly to re-sign with Rockets

Chris Paul says he's staying with the Houston Rockets . The Rockets lost to the Warriors in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals. "UNFINISHED BUSINESS.RUN IT BACK" Paul wrote. LeBron James is a free agent once again. But, in a blow for the team, news did break later in the evening that versatile forward Trevor Ariza would be moving on to sign a one-year $15 million deal with the Suns.

Sports Chris Froome banned from Tour de France
Author: 0 Chris Froome banned from Tour de France

Although Froome is allowed to compete under UCI rules while his salbutamol case is ongoing, an astonishing report in Le Monde claims the Tour does not want the saga damaging their reputation and will block the Brit from signing in for this year's race.

Author: 0 Croatia midfielder Luka Modric plays down Christian Eriksen midfield battle

They are in fine form, too, riding an 18-game unbeaten wave. I am sure they will create some chances, but most of their build-up play is under the "hopeful" category, unless they can get Christian Eriksen on the ball. "The group stage will mean nothing if we do not verify that tomorrow". Independent : " Denmark face an almighty challenge in getting past Croatia ".

Sports Russia beat Spain 4-3 on penalties to reach quarter-finals
Author: 0 Russia beat Spain 4-3 on penalties to reach quarter-finals

Spain had 25 shots , nine of which were on frame, but Akinfeev saved them all, only conceded on an unfortunate own goal. A knockdown led to Aleksandr Golovin curling marginally wide of the far post from 16 yards but minutes later, Russian Federation were given a penalty when Gerard Pique put up a hand to block a header from Dzyuba.

Author: 0 Croatia vs Denmark - Preview, Live Match | 01 Jul 2018

FourFourTwo quotes Rakitic as saying about Denmark: "They are very compact, they know how to stop their opponents". Eriksen played a direct part in both of the Scandinavian outfit's group-stage goals, taking his tally to 13 goals and five assists in his last 16 outings at global level.

Sports Hotel mattress blamed for Marcelo's back injury at World Cup
Author: 0 Hotel mattress blamed for Marcelo's back injury at World Cup

The only thing that [Tite] asks of us is to play a great game. Sixty years after Brazil's first World Cup title, the likes of Pele, Nilton and Djalma Santos, and Garrincha continue to be lionised. Dr Lasmar said that as long as a serious injury didn't emerge, he would treat Marcelo's pain in order to prepare him for the Mexico game. Once he feels good to train, he will return and immediately be ready to play.

Sports Lewis Hamilton FUMES at Mercedes after disastrous Austrian Grand Prix tactics
Author: 0 Lewis Hamilton FUMES at Mercedes after disastrous Austrian Grand Prix tactics

Ten minutes from the end of the session, Verstappen was seen pulling off and stopping on the grass, informing his team of a complete power shut down, a problem likely pointing to an electronic issue, and to worries for Red Bull! Bottas, victor in Austria past year from pole, also agreed that the updates were working well.