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Sports Magic sign Jonathon Simmons to 3-year deal
Author: 0 Magic sign Jonathon Simmons to 3-year deal

The new contract will give Simmons financial stability in his National Basketball Association career. Simmons blossomed over his two seasons with the Spurs . Simmons , a 6-foot-6 wing, should provide some scoring punch and defensive potential. If they didn't renounce Simmons , the Spurs could have offered him a starting salary of about $7.9 million.

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Author: 0 Schefter: "Growing Sense" Ezekiel Elliott will be suspended

Mike Fisher, a Cowboys insider with 105.3 The Fan, also reported on Twitter that a Cowboys source was unaware of any upcoming suspension. "There's a growing sense that Zeke Elliott is going to face some sort of discipline and it very well could include a short suspension", Schefter said Friday morning.

Author: 0 ACC enjoying its stay as college football's best conference

Winston was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2015 National Football League draft. Here is Wilkins' winning the cookie challenge. The Tigers have six consecutive seasons with at least 10 victories. For the latest from all the ACC schools in Charlotte , you can follow the official hashtag at #ACCKickoff. Swinney didn't want to let them get complacent in the offseason either.

Sports The Decline and Fall of Novak Djokovic
Author: 0 The Decline and Fall of Novak Djokovic

The 7-time tournament champion is joined in the semifinals by newcomers Sam Querrey and Marin Cilic , and former finalist Tomas Berdych who is his next opponent. In that match Berdych sprung the upset, coming out on top in four sets. "It's disappointing to lose". "I'm still in a state of shock". I was more focused on how the knee's behaving rather than how I need to hit my forehand or backhand.

Sports Tim Tebow hits walk-off home run
Author: 0 Tim Tebow hits walk-off home run

Tebow was doused with Gatorade and mobbed by teammates when he reached home plate. The former University of Florida quarterback did not play his senior year in order to focus on football. Columbia Fireflies' Tim Tebow watches his home run in his first at bat on the opening day during a Class A minor league baseball game against the Augusta GreenJackets in Columbia, S.C., in April.

Author: 0 Ruthless Muguruza Rampages Into Wimbledon Final

The nation's hopes were resting on Konta after defending champion Andy Murray crashed out of the tournament, losing to American Sam Querrey on Wednesday, and spectators on Centre Court waved Union Jack flags and cheered for the last Briton standing in the singles competition.

Author: 0 Packers QB Aaron Rodgers: Faster Start Critical to Super Finish

I think everybody was hungry in that locker room after the game; obviously a lot of disappointment about the way that we played and performed, disappointment about the culmination of the season being so sudden - it's here, we're thinking about the Super Bowl, it's over.

Sports Dota 2's The International 7 breaks esports prize pool record
Author: 0 Dota 2's The International 7 breaks esports prize pool record

The previous esports prize pool record was held by last year's Dota 2 worldwide, which hit $20,770,460 thanks to crowdfunding. Dota 2 fans once again broke the esports prize pool record, contributing over $19 million to the 2017 Dota 2 global prize pool for a record-breaking total of $20,773,957 (and rising).

Sports OU's Brown, Okoronkwo, Thomas land on preseason watch lists
Author: 0 OU's Brown, Okoronkwo, Thomas land on preseason watch lists

Alabama senior center Bradley Bozeman and sophomore offensive tackle Jonah Williams joined Payne among 81 players nationally on the Outland Trophy watch list. Named after the Hall of Fame fullback from Minnesota and the Chicago Bears, the Bronko Nagurski Trophy has been awarded every year since 1993. Entering his final season as a Rebel, Ole Miss senior defensive lineman Marquis Haynes found his name on the watch list for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy announced Thursday morning.

Sports Former Texas Rangers owner near deal to buy Hurricanes, report says
Author: 0 Former Texas Rangers owner near deal to buy Hurricanes, report says

Bloomberg reported the sale price at roughly $500 million. As for the potential new owner, differences with partner Nolan Ryan led to Greenberg's resignation from the Rangers in 2011. As time passed, reports emerged that he'd be willing to sell, even if the team was relocated . It's also more than double Forbes' recent estimate of the team's value - $230 million, least among USA hockey teams.

Sports Trump may levy quotas, tariffs on steel imports
Author: 0 Trump may levy quotas, tariffs on steel imports

Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., described Ross' argument that countries, especially China, had been dumping steel as persuasive, but described retaliation as "a real concern". The letter arrives as political leaders and corporations in the United States and across the globe await the result of a Commerce Department investigation into whether steel imports threaten US national security.

Author: 0 Alabama Fans Fill Lobby of SEC Media Days

It was Alabama day and they wanted to be in the presence of Nick Saban , the closest thing to college football royalty. "We really try to do it the same way whether you win or lose", Saban said, "but I think when you lose, the mindset is much more of, 'I'm willing to change".

Sports New ice cream flavor from Blue Bell inspired by popular snack mixes
Author: 0 New ice cream flavor from Blue Bell inspired by popular snack mixes

Home " News " McDonald's USA Is Offering A Lifetime Of Free Soft Serve! Anyone with McDonald's mobile app can get a free vanilla cone July 16. The new flavor will be available for a limited time . If your pet also loves the cold stuff, Pet Smart will be dishing up free " doggie sundaes " on Sunday.

Sports All set for IIFA 2017 in NY
Author: 0 All set for IIFA 2017 in NY

IIFA's green carpet event and the main award ceremony are scheduled to be held on 15th July. IIFA will celebrate the music maestros 25th anniversary in the film industry. Here are the pictures of the other Bollywood celebrities who have reached the Big Apple for the IIFA awards . Now that the family is there for IIFA 2017, we can expect a lot of family pictures of the Kapoors coming our way.

Sports Xbox Live update makes co-op live streams a reality
Author: 0 Xbox Live update makes co-op live streams a reality

In addition to the custom GamerPics , players will now be able stream with up to three other people via Mixer . "This month's update, which we expect to roll out later today, is all about addressing feedback from the community", Microsoft's Larry Hyrb writes .

Sports Watford sign Nathaniel Chalobah from Chelsea on five-year deal
Author: 0 Watford sign Nathaniel Chalobah from Chelsea on five-year deal

Watford have announced the signing of Chelsea midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah on a five-year deal for an undisclosed fee. Saints are one of three Premier League clubs, along with Watford and Swansea , understood to be eyeing a move for Chalobah - who helped England reach the semi-finals of the European Under 21 Championship last month.

Sports Houston Nutt Sues Ole Miss Over Alleged Defamation Of Character
Author: 0 Houston Nutt Sues Ole Miss Over Alleged Defamation Of Character

These personal characteristics contributed to Coach Freeze's decision to play the leading role in the self-serving smear campaign that foreseeably damaged Coach Nutt's reputation. The school received another NOA in 2017 that added eight violations. "Unfortunately it's a legal case and I can't comment". The Rebels - including Freeze - are scheduled to speak today at SEC Media Days .

Sports José Quintana acquired from White Sox in crosstown blockbuster
Author: 0 José Quintana acquired from White Sox in crosstown blockbuster

This season, Quintana is 4-8 with a 4.49 ERA . To be frank, the White Sox could have a better heart of the order than the Cubs in three or four years. Quintana is obviously not performing at a level that is earning him the rosiest scouting evaluations of his career, but in a very sparse pitching market, the consistency of his raw stuff provides enough confidence that this will ultimately be a blip in his career.