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Jordan agrees to become Butler's next coach

Jordan agrees to become Butler's next coach

At Michigan Jordan played a huge role in recruiting by helping recruit players like Trey Burke, Zak Irvin, and more. Before Milwaukee , Jordan was an assistant at the University of MI for six seasons. Those "lessons" learned were enough to impress Butler University Athletic Director Barry Collier, who named Jordan as the next Bulldogs' coach Monday.


Liverpool in last-minute race to sign £40m midfielder

Liverpool in last-minute race to sign £40m midfielder

The England worldwide, who opened the scoring in the Three Lions' 2-2 World Cup Qualification draw with Scotland on Saturday, is close to signing a new £100,000-per-week deal with the Gunners but the Merseyside outfit remain keen on securing his services themselves.



Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1

Click on the audio player above to hear more . The Dodgers have held the 23rd overall pick three times previously, and the trio they drafted in those spots were underwhelming at best - Oklahoma State left-handed pitcher Dennis Livingston (1984), Kansas City high school third baseman Damian Rolls (1996), and Rice outfielder Bubba Crosby (1998).


What MacKenzie Gore brings to the San Diego Padres

What MacKenzie Gore brings to the San Diego Padres

I attended that event previous year and Gore was in the high 80s-low 90s with his fastball, had a slider he used as an out pitch and flashed a curveball and changeup. The Minnesota Twins had the No. 1 pick and they went with shortstop Royce Lewis from Jserra Catholic (Calif.) High School. It has been an eventful few weeks for the hard-throwing, left-handed Gore, who in his final season at Whiteville struck out 158 batters and walked five with a 0.19 ERA in 74.1 innings.



Kyrie Irving saves his best for when Cavs face Finals elimination

I don't see anything's amusing or anything's to smile about. But after getting moved off the ball at times , Irving played much better in the two games at home . "Just one of those games", Curry said after going 4-for-13 to finish with 14 points, five rebounds and 10 assists in a 137-116 loss. "We know what we have to do in order to win this game".


World star Drogba scores in debut with American side

World star Drogba scores in debut with American side

After scoring the opener for his new side, the Ivorian striker then set up Shaun Wright-Phillips for the match-winning goal but following the victory, Drogba only had Tiote in his thoughts. "It took me five weeks to kind of get back in shape". "I want to want dedicate this to Cheick Tiote who passed away doing what he loved", Drogba, 39, wrote on Instagram.