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Author: 0 Joseph Tsai to Buy Remaining 51% of Brooklyn Nets

A source familiar with the negotiations confirmed the impending sale to the Daily Mail. The expected full $2.35 billion purchase price of the team would be the highest price ever paid for a sports franchise, according to the report. Tsai had then reserved the option to acquire additional shares in 2021, which would make him the controlling owner. The Nets have had a big summer, signing free agents Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving .

Sports Ravi Shastri reappointed head coach of Indian team
Author: 0 Ravi Shastri reappointed head coach of Indian team

But Kohli had already expressed his opinion stating that he and the team would like to see Ravi Shastri continue as the head coach. Gaekwad felt that Shastri was "well versed with the Indian cricket system, and knew the boys and their problems well being the current coach".

Sports Neymar Reportedly Willing To Take €15 Million Pay Cut To Rejoin Barcelona
Author: 0 Neymar Reportedly Willing To Take €15 Million Pay Cut To Rejoin Barcelona

Antonio Conte spent three years working with Vidal at Juventus and has reportedly asked the Nerazzurri's hierarchy to seek a deal for his former protégé. According to AS, Barça were told by specialists that the player might have pseudoarthrosis, or nonunion, in the toe, meaning it hasn't healed properly and a bone graft could be required to fix the problem.

Sports Celta Vigo vs Real Madrid: How Zidane described Gareth Bale
Author: 0 Celta Vigo vs Real Madrid: How Zidane described Gareth Bale

Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has spoken publicly of his admiration for compatriot Pogba, even saying that Pogba should join Los Blancos once he is done at Man Utd. "I can't assure you that he is going to stay at United". He adds that he knows his brother wants to move, and he is just waiting. Until September 2 everything can happen.

Sports Liverpool keeper crisis continues; Adrian a doubt
Author: 0 Liverpool keeper crisis continues; Adrian a doubt

In good news for both Liverpool and Chelsea , there were no reports of any fresh injury issues following the Super Cup. Chelsea lead in the first half through Olivier Giroud but Sadio Mane scored twice to give Liverpool the lead.

Sports Liverpool’s Super Cup hero wants Real Madrid move
Author: 0 Liverpool’s Super Cup hero wants Real Madrid move

Stephanie Frappart on Wednesday became the first female referee to officiate a major European men's soccer final when Liverpool took on Chelsea in the European Super Cup. "When he came it was clear he needed time to get fit, I don't know when he played his last game, but he was ready, and it is remarkable he was ready like that".

Sports Solskjaer: Sanchez will come good at Man United
Author: 0 Solskjaer: Sanchez will come good at Man United

Speaking to reporters ahead of United's clash with Wolves this weekend, Solskjaer said: "Alexis is such a professional and he comes in working every single day, really hard, and he wants to be a part of this". As a club, for United to suddenly lose 20 or so goals that he nets, that's a big loss and they should have replaced him - his goals will be missed. He started just nine league games last season.

Sports DeMarcus Cousins suffers torn ACL while working out
Author: 0 DeMarcus Cousins suffers torn ACL while working out

Recovery from an ACL tear typically takes at least eight months and up to one year, a timetable that would sidelined Cousins at least for the entire 2019-20 National Basketball Association regular-season schedule. He wound up signing with Golden State for the relatively low price of $5.3 million, sat out much of last season while rehabbing the Achilles, and then was sidelined again for much of the Warriors' playoff run after tearing a quad muscle.

Sports Andy Murray rules out playing singles at US Open
Author: 0 Andy Murray rules out playing singles at US Open

Rafael Nadal Pulls Out of Cincinnati Masters in Order to Prepare for US Open 2019 . That would give him a realistic chance of competing at the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam of the year, which begins on January 20 in Melbourne. "That's just me not running for a ball, which I did do that better at the end of the match". But his ultimate goal was always returning to singles action after having an operation with former Royal surgeon Sarah Muirhead-Allwood which he described as ...

Sports New Zealand opt to bat in Galle Test
Author: 0 New Zealand opt to bat in Galle Test

Sri Lanka trails New Zealand by 22 runs with three wickets remaining after the tourists were bowled out for 249 in the morning session. New Zealand won the toss Wednesday and opted to bat first. In that context a test double failure can elicit a degree of shock. In the meantime, the 31-year-old has had the privilege of equaling Sachin Tendulkar, the former Indian cricketer.

Sports Teenager Andreescu hailed for play, poise ahead of US Open
Author: 0 Teenager Andreescu hailed for play, poise ahead of US Open

Her world ranking will rise from 27th to at least 19th on Monday. "Being able to deal with all the pressure and all the expectations from everyone, I'm just real proud with how I dealt with everything". "I would say that the win in Indian Wells was - I mean, it was a hard-fought battle", said Andreescu, referring to her three-set win over No. 8 Angelique Kerber.

Sports Jay-Z's Roc Nation, NFL enter multiyear partnership
Author: 0 Jay-Z's Roc Nation, NFL enter multiyear partnership

Kaepernick has not played since that season. Likewise, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is excited about the possibilities. Most notably during that period was then-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick taking a knee during the USA national anthem.

Sports Serena Williams in Rogers Cup semis
Author: 0 Serena Williams in Rogers Cup semis

Williams fired 12 aces and didn t face a break point as she beat Osaka for the first time in three meetings - avenging her shock loss in past year s controversial US Open final in which the American star was docked a point and a game after losing her temper when warned about coaching.

Sports Chadwick wins inaugural W Series championship
Author: 0 Chadwick wins inaugural W Series championship

Chadwick, 21, came fourth to beat the Netherlands' Beitske Visser by 10 points and win $500,000 (£415,000). The final ten minutes proved dramatic, too. Obviously, each race has got bigger and better but coming here to Brands Hatch , my home circuit, well, I've simply never experienced anything like it.

Sports Hur wins Ladies Scottish Open
Author: 0 Hur wins Ladies Scottish Open

The Thai player, who won the HUGEL-JTBC LA Open a year ago for her first LPGA Tour title, had a 16-under 197 total. Overnight leader Moriya Jutanugarn (71) and US Women's Open champion Jeongeun Lee6 (70) tied for second place on 16-under.

Sports Cowboys' contract hell worsens after Dak Prescott rejects extension
Author: 0 Cowboys' contract hell worsens after Dak Prescott rejects extension

That's certainly not to say Prescott isn't deserving of a fat new contract. Dak Prescott is not seeking $40 million a year in a new contract. His counterpart in the NFC East, Dak Prescott is looking to get paid, and according to Jane Slater , he wants to most per season in National Football League history.

Sports Bayern Munich sign Ivan Perisic on loan from Inter Milan
Author: 0 Bayern Munich sign Ivan Perisic on loan from Inter Milan

Following the health checks, the 30-year-old winger sent a message to Bayern fans. Their chances of signing Manchester City's Leroy Sane this summer ended after he suffered a serious knee injury in the Premier League champions' Community Shield victory over Liverpool .

Sports Solskjaer confident Man United squad can win over doubters
Author: 0 Solskjaer confident Man United squad can win over doubters

Aaron Wan-Bissaka was next through the door later that month, joining for a £50 million ($61m) fee after an impressive 2018-19 campaign at Crystal Palace. Saha went on to reflect on Lukaku's spell at the Theatre of Dreams, citing a combination of bad luck and low confidence as the main reasons for his premature exit.

Sports Bill Romanowski Says No Way Antonio Brown Retires, 'Cuckoo' To Believe That
Author: 0 Bill Romanowski Says No Way Antonio Brown Retires, 'Cuckoo' To Believe That

Brown had been seeking to wear a helmet model that was discontinued by the manufacturer and was not certified by the national governing body because it was more than 10 years old, according to a person familiar with the case. Brown recently revealed pictures of the injured feet, and head coach Jon Gruden defended the receiver saying the incident "was not his fault". Brown has tried the new certified helmet out and believes it protrudes out and interferes with his vision as he tries to ...

Sports Alisson out 'the next few weeks' with calf injury
Author: 0 Alisson out 'the next few weeks' with calf injury

The Fiver: sign up and get our daily football email . The traditional curtain-raiser to the European season may not be taken entirely seriously by everyone, but neither club will turn their noses up at the chance of lifting more silverware, with Liverpool having just ended a seven-year trophy drought and Frank Lampard eager to kick-start his Chelsea managerial career.

Sports Albon replaces Gasly at Red Bull from Spa
Author: 0 Albon replaces Gasly at Red Bull from Spa

While teammate and former Red Bull Racing driver Daniil Kvyat sits ahead of Albon in ninth place in the driver standings with 27 points with six top 10 finishes, including a third place finish in the German Grand Prix, Albon had shown more consistency, posting an average finish of 11.67 compared to Kvyat's 12.00.

Sports National Basketball Association 2019-20: Some tip-offs earlier, back-to-backs down again
Author: 0 National Basketball Association 2019-20: Some tip-offs earlier, back-to-backs down again

Yet despite the stiff competition, unless there is an unforeseen setback, the Warriors will be at their best around this time as many expect Klay Thompson to be returning from his ACL injury around this stretch. The stretches of four games in five days might be gone for good. Give credit to the Los Angeles Clippers as they have pulled off a number of shrewd moves over the years that have ultimately led them to become a legitimate championship contender with two All-Star players on their ...

Sports Liverpool confirm intention to bring in goalkeeper Andy Lonergan
Author: 0 Liverpool confirm intention to bring in goalkeeper Andy Lonergan

With Alisson now ruled out due to a calf injury and the Premier League transfer window shut, Liverpool have swooped for free agent Lonergan, who is set to put pen to paper to a short-term contract. "I don't think we can just rely on what we faced in the past". "I don't want to make now an exact prognosis on when he will be back but it will not be Wednesday for sure, so now then we have to see".

Sports Rogers Cup champions Andreescu and Nadal withdraw from the next tournament
Author: 0 Rogers Cup champions Andreescu and Nadal withdraw from the next tournament

Let's be honest, there's really only one thing you need to draw from this week's Rogers Cup: Bianca Andreescu is no longer a rising star ⁠- she's arrived. Andreescu finally saved on love to take a 6-5 lead when Kenin's return on her serve went wide. "She's a champion and she's an inspiration on and off the court".

Sports Former Bears receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62
Author: 0 Former Bears receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62

Steelers Coach Mike Tomlin called Drake a " close friend" in a statement. Both his cause and manner of death are pending, said Ken Bacha of the Westmoreland County coroner's office. He went into coaching as a graduate assistant at Western Kentucky in 1983, the beginning of a career that included stops at Georgia, where he recruited and coached Steelers Hall of Fame wide receiver Hines Ward; Baylor and Texas.

Sports NFL claps back amid Antonio Brown helmet controversy
Author: 0 NFL claps back amid Antonio Brown helmet controversy

Brady's response is the only rational one: Players are free to have their preferences, but ultimately the NFL and the NFL Players Association got together and set a standard for helmet safety, and if a player's preferred model doesn't make the cut, then that player has to change helmets.

Sports Tebow's baseball season ends again with injury
Author: 0 Tebow's baseball season ends again with injury

Here's to hoping the next Tim Tebow update is more uplifting. A deep cut on his left pinky suffered in July will end the Triple-A season of New York Mets minor league outfielder Tim Tebow, according to Newsday's Tim Healey . Since the move, Tebow has struggled mightily to find any sort of rhythm at the plate. This becomes the second straight season in which the former Heisman Trophy victor ends his year early.