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Author: 0 Hazard: I could finish my career at Chelsea

And although Hazard is very keen on joining the Los Blancos, Chelsea are aware that they need to do all they can to tie him down to Stamford Bridge. "For example, if Chelsea will be able to win the Champions League and the Belgium national team will be able to win the European cup (Championships), he will be able to win everything - without playing in Spain ".

Sports Look At What Carmelo Did On His 1st Shot With The Rockets
Author: 0 Look At What Carmelo Did On His 1st Shot With The Rockets

Davis allowed the fifth lowest field goal percentage (54.1 percent) on shots at the rim last season. Defense was a major question mark for the Rockets entering the season after losing Trevor Ariza and Luc Mbah a Moute in the offseason as well as the September retirement of former associate head coach Jeff Bzdelik, effectively Houston's defensive coordinator the past two seasons.

Author: 0 LeBron James loses in LA Lakers debut despite sensational start

Josh Hart had 20 points for the Lakers, who got 13 points and 11 assists from Rajon Rondo in his team debut. "We needed to make some shots". "I trust all of our guys ... "I'll tell you, when Jeanie Buss came to me and said: 'I really want to go after [LeBron],' I said: 'Jeanie, he's not coming here until you clean up this s- here.'" Bryant told The Undefeated , when asked how involved he was in securing the James deal.

Sports Barca to pay Neymar’s 220m release clause
Author: 0 Barca to pay Neymar’s 220m release clause

He moved to pastures new with the intention of catapulting himself onto the same level as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, but has failed to do that with a string of disappointing displays on the big stage. Neymar also reportedly misses the relationship he shared with Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez, when the three players combined to become the most risky attacking trio in Spain .

Sports Babbel writes off Bolt's A-League chances
Author: 0 Babbel writes off Bolt's A-League chances

It appears Usain Bolt has all right to be angry about the random drug test, but in Australia, there is legislation that defines athletes as anyone who competes in any professional sports making them eligible for a drug test. The A-League kicks off this weekend with the Mariners taking on the Brisbane Roar. Reports suggest the Mariners are waiting for governing body Football Federation Australia to decide whether it will contribute to a potential Aus$3 million (US$2.1 million) offer to ...

Sports Luke Shaw signs new Manchester United deal
Author: 0 Luke Shaw signs new Manchester United deal

Of the Hammers seven Premier League points from eight games, four came from home games against Chelsea and United. His Old Trafford experience nosedived with Mourinho's appointment two years later, as he was consistently singled out as underperforming.

Sports Chris Sale to Miss ALCS Game Five
Author: 0 Chris Sale to Miss ALCS Game Five

Boston Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski expressed mixed feelings over MLB's findings. Castiglione, 71, is something of a Red Sox institution having called the team's games since the early 1980s. I'm sure Alex Cora and the Red Sox do not want to see a Game 6 in Boston on Saturday, but the Houston Astros will do anything they can to make that happen.

Sports Green expected to play against Lakers in Warriors' final preseason game
Author: 0 Green expected to play against Lakers in Warriors' final preseason game

Statistically, the odds favor James. "My 14- and 11-year-olds drink wine". Lonzo Ball said he's doing what he can to be a top defender. My decision was based exclusively on my family and the Lakers. "That was the idea. We haven't been in the playoffs for five years and that's something Dr. Buss wouldn't have stood for". That got the crowd on their feet, as you might expect.

Sports Liverpool striker has surgery on hand injury
Author: 0 Liverpool striker has surgery on hand injury

ET on NBC) and although Klopp will likely be able to rotate his squad and still get a win against the Terriers, Liverpool have a hectic few weeks coming up with UEFA Champions League and PL games coming thick and fast. But Wagner is not convinced any of them will miss the match at 5.30pm on Saturday. However, Huddersfield will be hoping to at least hold Liverpool to a draw, with some reports making it known that five of Klopp's key players will not be available for the match.

Sports Man Utd legend Paul Scholes hits out at Mourinho, Pogba and Sanchez
Author: 0 Man Utd legend Paul Scholes hits out at Mourinho, Pogba and Sanchez

Here, AFP Sports looks at what to look out for in the Premier League this weekend. And the 35-year-old told the Mirror: "As a player, he had a very big influence on me". For example, Anthony Martial didn't play well in the first half but in the second he came out flying and that's nothing to do with the manager, that's the player doing it for themselves, so sometimes you can't put everything on the manager.

Sports Anthony Davis and the Pelicans beat the Rockets
Author: 0 Anthony Davis and the Pelicans beat the Rockets

The veteran National Basketball Association star is coming off the bench for the first time in his career, as the reigning Western Conference runner-ups host the New Orleans Pelicans . New Orleans also outscored Houston 76-44 in the paint and led by as much as 29 points in the second half. In an offense that's heavy on isolation, it was hard to imagine a player like Anthony who needs the ball in his hands coexisting in a lineup with Houston's established playmakers.

Sports Melbourne crowd serenades Prince Harry, Meghan with wedding song
Author: 0 Melbourne crowd serenades Prince Harry, Meghan with wedding song

India told Prince Harry she knew hugging was against protocol, but to her surprise she got one anyway. THE DUKE of Sussex is said to be an "emotional wreck" at the prospect of becoming a dad. Royals are strictly forbidden from snapping photos with members of the public. The newly-married prince told the crowd that part of being strong was having the courage to ask for help.

Sports Cody Bellinger delivers walk-off hit to beat Brewers in 13th inning
Author: 0 Cody Bellinger delivers walk-off hit to beat Brewers in 13th inning

In his time with the Dodgers , Rich Hill has a 2.93 ERA in 40 postseason innings, effectively working as the postseason ace the Dodgers have desperately been looking for over the last few years. Taylor's hustle in running to first, which helped cause the error, advancing to second and then stealing third was nearly infectious, as a series of little things helped the Dodgers win a second consecutive playoff game without hitting a home run.

Sports Larry Nance Jr. Questionable for Opening Night vs. Toronto Raptors
Author: 0 Larry Nance Jr. Questionable for Opening Night vs. Toronto Raptors

The two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year played 37 minutes after being limited to nine games last season because of a quadriceps injury. "Made a ton of progress. "I haven't come up with the word for it yet", Nance said. "I felt good", Leonard said. But more than that, can he help the Cavaliers play decent basketball? Leonard was playing his first regular-season action since January 13 - the two-time defensive player of the year missed all but nine games because of a quadriceps ...

Sports Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against 'joke' ump
Author: 0 Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against 'joke' ump

The Astros called for a video review of the play, which upheld the interference ruling and resulted in Altuve being called out, preserving a 2-0 lead for the Red Sox . As he tried to make the catch, Betts' glove closed a split-second too early, possibly closed as it made contact on its backside with one of the fans' hands.

Sports Westbrook to miss opener vs. Warriors
Author: 0 Westbrook to miss opener vs. Warriors

While the Rockets pushed the Warriors to seven games a year ago would've made for an entertaining match, the story lines between the Dubs and Thunder offered much more meat to gnaw on. "But wait until the season is over with to analyze [free agency]", Durant said of the media in an exclusive interview with Chris Haynes of Yahoo Sports .

Sports Dodgers Go Ahead 3-2 In NLCS Behind Strong Kershaw Start
Author: 0 Dodgers Go Ahead 3-2 In NLCS Behind Strong Kershaw Start

Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Cody Bellinger (35) hits an RBI single to defeat the Milwaukee Brewers in the thirteenth inning in game four of the 2018 NLCS playoff baseball series at Dodger Stadium. The Brewers were up only 1-0 at the time, but there have been moments in this series where that has seemed like an insurmountable deficit for the Dodgers.

Sports Astros possibly caught cheating in ALCS Game 1
Author: 0 Astros possibly caught cheating in ALCS Game 1

Major League Baseball told Boston Metro, which was first to report on the incident, that the matter was being handled internally. The employee was removed from the area and relocated to another part of the stadium. "To me, the answer is yes and no", Dombrowski said Wednesday ahead of Game 4 at Minute Maid Park. Sign-stealing has been an issue all series. Red Sox manager (and former Astros bench coach) Alex Cora agreed.

Sports Shanghai Masters: Novak Djokovic beats Borna Coric to extend winning run
Author: 0 Shanghai Masters: Novak Djokovic beats Borna Coric to extend winning run

Roger Federer used to be the best mover in the game, now Djokovic is the best. "We will see, I'm planning to play Paris and London , maybe another tournament before that, maybe not". Conversely, Coric had one breakpoint to save and failed, which handed Djokovic a 4-2 lead after which he served pout the set with little drama. But the Croatian couldn't prevent Djokovic from snatching the title on a fourth match point in the next game.

Sports Former US Open champion Sloane Stephens qualifies for WTA finals
Author: 0 Former US Open champion Sloane Stephens qualifies for WTA finals

Halep used a wildcard to make her return from a back injury in Moscow ahead of the WTA Finals next week and will come up against Pavlyuchenkova, a 7-5, 6-4 victor on Monday. She has a first-round bye in Moscow, but has yet to decide whether she is fit enough to play. "I'm looking forward to. competing against the best players of the season".

Sports Floyd Mayweather Confirms He Is Definitely Boxing Khabib
Author: 0 Floyd Mayweather Confirms He Is Definitely Boxing Khabib

Nurmagomedov recently called out the retired boxing great, having extended his flawless MMA record to 27-0 by destroying McGregor in the pair's megafight in Las Vegas . Tukhugov was on the UFC roster at the time and scheduled to next fight McGregor teammate Artem Lobov. "Let's go Floyd, we have to fight now", Nurmagomedov said.

Sports MLB Investigating Astros Employee For Videotaping Red Sox's Dugout
Author: 0 MLB Investigating Astros Employee For Videotaping Red Sox's Dugout

The Red Sox Game 3 win in Houston lasted almost four hours, which is long for a baseball game, although postseason contests are often so lengthy. After the man was removed another Astros staffer intervened - according to sources who were on the scene - and tried to convince security that he was authorized to be in the area next to the dugout.