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All talk, few trades before NHL's expansion roster freeze

They must take a minimum of 14 forwards , nine defensemen and three goalies from the lists of unprotected players. Fleury was left unprotected by Pittsburgh after he agreed to waive the no-movement clause in his contract . "The issue for us isn't going to be, 'Can we fill out the roster?"' McPhee told reporters after the list was released. They also have to reach at least 60 percent of last year's $73 million salary cap ($43.8 million) and have at least 20 players under contract for next ...

Black bear kills boy, 16, during race in Alaska

A ranger shot the 250 lb. bear in the face, but it ran away. Rangers and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game were still looking for the animal Sunday night on the slopeduring overlooking Turnagain Arm southeast of Anchorage. Race official say the teen's fellow competitors had lost him in thick brush. The family member alerted Precosky about the text and a search was immediately executed.

Six Experts Resign From President's HIV/AIDS Advisory Panel in Protest

Scott Schoettes , Lucy Bradley-Springer, Gina Brown, Ulysses Burley III, Michelle Ogle, and Grissel Granados all resigned after they felt that the president was imposing regressive policies in health care. 'However, we can not ignore the many signs that the Trump Administration does not take the on-going epidemic or the needs of people living with HIV seriously'.

UFC stars excited about big fight

At this point, we have an early prediction from the bookmakers, which are saying that Floyd Mayweather is a favorite, but in an unusual match like this one, we have to add that there are no underdogs and favorites. The fight will be broadcast on Showtime PPV and fought at 154 pounds. For UFC star McGregor in particular, the earnings, which could top $50 million for him and nine figures for Mayweather, will be unlike anything he has sampled in mixed martial arts.

1 killed, 10 injured as van plows into pedestrians near London mosque

Eight others are in hospital, with two in a very serious condition. One person was killed and several injured when a van drove into pedestrians near Finsbury Park Mosque in north London , in the early hours of Monday morning. Several of those taken to the hospital were listed as "seriously injured ". "Over the past weeks and months, Muslims have endured many incidents of Islamophobia and this is the most violent manifestation to date".

India wary of rejuvenated Pakistan: Kohli

There was no way back for India , who collapsed to 158 all out with almost 20 overs of the match as they suffered their heaviest defeat by runs in 129 ODIs against Pakistan. In reply, India were all out for 158 runs in 30.3 overs. This will be the legacy we leave behind, that we beat India in the final. India's star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin had a return to forget, his 10 wicketless overs costing 70 runs.

Pakistan post massive 338-4 against India in Champions Trophy final

The Pakistan left-arm quick's brilliant burst of three for 16 in 28 balls saw him snare opener Rohit Sharma lbw for a duck and have Kohli, the world's leading ODI batsman, caught off a leading edge for just five. " Pakistan played what seems to be a flawless game of cricket". "I want to congratulate Pakistan , they had an fantastic tournament, the way they turned things around, speak volumes for the talent they have".

C.Ronaldo set to leave Real Madrid

The newspaper touted a €180m ($264.4m) move this transfer window. Real Madrid Super Star, Cristiano Ronaldo has disclosed to a close source that he wants to leave Real after being accused of tax fraud, the source told the BBC Sport .

Only a few more years of top tennis: Andy

Canada's Milos Raonic says he is in great shape mentally, thanks to the clay court season, as he prepares to try and go one better than previous year at the grass court tournaments of Queen's and Wimbledon . Murray also stood by his recent claim that he may only have two or three more years left challenging for major honours, despite Federer winning the Australian Open aged 35 in January.

Warriors release statement on possible White House visit

The Warriors won the title in 2015 before the Cavaliers made their historic comeback past year. Kevin Durant said he got more than 200 text messages congratulating him after the win Monday night, one of which was from former president Barack Obama.

Warriors owner willing to do 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry

Golden State Warriors' Andre Iguodala goes up for a dunk in the second quarter of the 2017 NBA Finals in Oakland. The boy's mom says he loves Stephen Curry and even wrote a song for him that he plays on his drum. From atop a double-decker bus, Warriors guard Klay Thompson sprayed champagne out of a large bottle toward fans. They finished one victory short of the NBA's first ideal postseason, but bounced back from their Game 4 loss to Cleveland in the NBA Finals with another ...

Lions undone by brilliant late try

British and Irish Lions captain Ken Owens said" "I think our discipline lost the game. He previously led the Lions in the third Test in Australia in 2013 as well as playing in all the Tests in South Africa in 2009. New Zealand prop Faumuina will face the Lions in Blues colours in Auckland today, some 17 days out from the first Test. The Blues , generally regarded as the weakest of New Zealand's Super Rugby sides, hit back through a Sonny Bill Williams converted try to lead 12-10 at ...

Garry Monk reportedly targeting Leeds United key player

Monk chose to quit Elland Road late last month, and has since taken over at Boro, where he will come up against Leeds in the Sky Bet Championship next season. Christiansen was a surprise job to take the reigns at Leeds after the managerial hotseat was vacated by Garry Monk , who subsequently joined Middlesbrough .

London tower fire: Death toll rises to 30, could climb over 100

Media captionVictim's brother recounts final call: "He said: 'Why did you leave me?'". The Prime Minister is facing particular scrutiny over the role of her new chief of staff, Gavin Barwell, who served as housing minister until he lost his seat in last week's snap general election.

Pakistan thrash India to win Champions Trophy final

Hardik Pandya smashed 76 off 43 balls, hit half a dozen of sixes to provide some entertainment, before being run-out due to a frightful mix-up with Jadeja. Azhar had to go, with his partner static in the non-striker's crease, after Bumrah pulled off an unexpected stop at midwicket. After Fakhar caused Azhar to be run out on 59, he took out his frustration on India , notably spinners Ravichandran Ashwin and Jadeja.

Pakistan stun holders India to lift Champions Trophy

As they have done many times before, however, Pakistan suddenly found their form with wins over top-ranked South Africa and Sri Lanka before delivering an outstanding all-round display to stun previously unbeaten hosts England in the semi-finals.

Dani Alves is very close to joining Manchester City

Dani Alves has hit out at speculation he is on the verge of leaving Juventus . Alves' Juventus teammate Gonzalo Higuain caused a storm earlier today when he posted a video on social media saying farewell to Alves, before quickly deleting it.

India hockey team players wear black arm bands

Dragflicker Harmanpreet Singh (13th minute, 33rd), Talwinder Singh (21st, 24th), Akashdeep Singh (47th, 59th) and Pradeep Mor (49th) scored for India at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre, while Pakistan's consolation goal came from the stick of Muhammad Umar Bhutta (57th).

Cristiano Ronaldo to win the Ballon d'or !

I'm very happy and we shall enjoy it. It was all about Real Madrid in the second half. "We feel we are an unbelievable team and need to just keep doing what we are doing because I think we can win many more titles in the future". Many other people also criticised Ronaldo's decision relish in the individual glory when his side have just won the Champions League for the third time in four seasons.

Curry to Pass on White House Celebration Visit

However, controversial policies and statements by President Donald Trump have created uncertainty about the future of White House title celebrations under this administration in some leagues, including in the predominantly African American NBA.

Pakistan thrash India in cricket Champions Trophy victory

He shared a fluent century opening partnership with Azhar Ali (59), the pair unleashing a barrage of crisp attacking strokes all around a sun-kissed ground. By the time Pandya was run out in the 27th over following a disgusting mix-up, the match was as good as done and dusted. Pakistan celebrated one of its biggest cricket victories on Sunday, defeating archrival India in the Champions Trophy final in London .

Mayweather, Mcgregor Agree To August Super Fight

The MMA-boxing crossover fight will take place on August 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas under boxing regulations. Ellerbe has made a point to let the world know that Mayweather is in no way taking this fight lightly because of how risky McGregor's striking is.

Canada's Brooke Henderson wins Meijer LPGA Classic

Canada's Brooke Henderson has won the Meijer LPGA Classic . Henderson tied for 11th last week in her native Ontario , her seventh top-15 finish of the year. "I didn't quite see all those numbers, but I knew the golf course had to be softer", Lewis said. Afterwards, Henderson was unhappy with with how she ended Friday, and said that she hopes that will lead to better play through the weekend.

Sabres Expansion Draft Protected List

On the final year of his deal with a digestible $5 million USA cap hit, an established 20-plus goal scorer like Neal, 29, would fit the bill. Anaheim Ducks couldn't find room on their list to protect fifth year defenceman Sami Vatanen , who won't be ready for the start of next season after having surgery to fix a shoulder injury.

ICC Champions Trophy: India-Pakistan clash bigger than Ashes: Irfan Pathan

Revelation and redemption helped Pakistan turn world cricket's order upside down as Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day global century and Mohammad Amir's brilliant new-ball spell underpinned a landslide 180-run win over India in the Champions Trophy final.

Lions test places still up for grabs against Chiefs

They boost an already substantial Lions squad to 46 players with five matches remaining after Saturday's 32-10 win over the New Zealand Maori . "We are five games into the Tour and there is still a lot to play for", said Lions head coach Gatland.

ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli

That's what I believe in", he said. Now, if that happens how do you expect to win considering one of your big players is out in the quest of a single. It can be safely said that Prince has questioned AB de Villers as the South African captain has picked the series and tournaments he wants to be a part of over the recent past and this has not gone down well with the team which has never settled down as a unit.

Pakistan smash 338 vs India in Champions Trophy final

His run out, however, ended a partnership of 80 (57b) for the seventh wicket and killed the game off. India lost its last four wickets for six runs in 25 balls as Pakistan celebrated its first major ODI success since 1992 and first global trophy since the 2009 World T20.

Murray sets up Nishikori clash

The 30-year-old has won eight of their 10 previous meetings, most recently at the ATP World Tour Finals last November. I think he's probably a bit less confident, a bit more hesitant. Garcia won 6-2, 6-4 after Cornet dropped her serve for the fifth time in the match. Pliskova was the runner-up at last year's U.S. Open. Although Nishikori cannot remember their NY tussle, he needs no reminding how tough an opponent Murray can be.

LeBron James says he did not start National Basketball Association superteams

The Golden State Warriors - namely Draymond Green - couldn't stop thinking about LeBron James and the Cavaliers , even as they celebrated their second National Basketball Association championship in 3 years this week. Just for him to have that response shows his character, to obviously not be down by the fact [that they lost]. And even though neither side wants to own the "superteam" tag, both teams fit the bill, whether they like it or not.

Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final

The crowd on a sun-soaked Philippe Chatrier Court were now vocal in their support of the Riga-born right-hander, who missed the first of two break points while tied at 3-3 but got a slice of luck with a shot that bounced over off the net cord.

Jose Ortiz gets first Crown win aboard Tapwrit in Belmont

Neither Always Dreaming nor the 2017 Preakness victor Cloud Computing were in the field for Saturday's Belmont Stakes, the mile-and-a-half race proven to be the toughest Triple Crown event, and one of the most grueling in the sport.

Minicamp to North Dakota: Wentz bonding with Eagles teammates

The extension gives Peters $15.5 million in guaranteed money. The Eagles acquired Peters in a trade in 2009, and since then, he has been the anchor for the team at the left tackle position. That doesn't appear to be in their thinking for this season, however. We'll take Peters and his 169 games of experience pass-protecting the quarterbacks' blindside to Johnson, who has started just two games at left tackle.

Bill Cosby trial: Jury tests patience of judge as deliberations continue

The jurors in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial were told to start relying on "recollection" after posing yet another question on Friday afternoon about a portion of testimony they heard less than an hour earlier . The agonizing wait for a verdict saw tensions rise Friday outside the court in Norristown, just outside Philadelphia. The judge directed them to keep talking and as Thursday evening fell, the panel of seven men and five women were still at it.

Brooks Koepka wins US Open title

With a 3-1 record on Team USA's winning 2016 Ryder Cup team, Koepka had already earned a reputation as a big game player. His round of 66 was over almost 90 minutes before Koepka strolled to the 18th green, with the tournament all but wrapped up.