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Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now

Thibodeau has enough young players in Minnesota and wanted a veteran like he had during his successful run coaching the Bulls. Because what really stood out to me was the enthusiasm, and what this Sixers team is starting to mean to Philadelphia.


There is now a street in Boston named after David Ortiz

There is now a street in Boston named after David Ortiz

For 14 years, David Ortiz looked to the right-field facade in Fenway Park during batting practice, believing he could hit a home run off the retired numbers but never thinking his would someday be among them. But it was Ortiz's defiant speech after the Boston Marathon bombings that cemented him as a civic hero and helped prompt the Red Sox to retire his number less than a year after he retired.



Federer demolishes Zverev to win ninth Halle title

He needed just an hour and six minutes to see off German Mayer 6-3 6-4, serving 11 aces and taking two of his 12 break points. "It was important to be aggressive off the baseline and make him feel my variation and the power I can bring to the court".


Pakistan jump to sixth position in ICC ODI Team Rankings

Pakistan jump to sixth position in ICC ODI Team Rankings

Pakistan won the latest instalment of the competition with a 180-run battering of rivals India at The Oval on Monday morning. The key architects of Pakistan's win in the final were Fakhar Zaman, Azhar Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Aamer and Hasan Ali.


Cavs, Chauncey Billups Remain In Holding Pattern

Cavs, Chauncey Billups Remain In Holding Pattern

Rapper and entertainer mogul Ice Cube (and creator/founder of the BIG 3 3-on-3 basketball league) told TMZ on Wednesday that Chauncey Billups has accepted the Cleveland Cavaliers open general manager position. Billups , who has always been a sound businessman, could do much better than a potentially explosive situation in Cleveland to start off his resume.