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Bell to play 2017 on Exclusive Franchise Tag

Bell to play 2017 on Exclusive Franchise Tag

Should the Steelers fail to reach a new contract then, they are still able to again place the tag on Bell, which is estimated to be around $14 million for the 2018 season. Although he's expected to be fine for Week 1, Bell will take the field without the security of a long-term deal to remain with the Steelers. The deadline has come and go, and the Washington Redskins and Kirk Cousins were unable to come together on a long-term deal. Read More

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France urges for continuing Israel-Palestine peace talks

France urges for continuing Israel-Palestine peace talks

Macron's office said he is concerned about Israel's security but also about growing Jewish settlement building , and anxious that Netanyahu is backing away from commitment to a two-state solution. Netanyahu's presence at the ceremony sparked controversy , with the Union of French Jews for Peace (UJFP) calling the invitation "shocking" and "unacceptable". Read More

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Mollema secures stage 15 victory at Tour de France

Mollema secures stage 15 victory at Tour de France

Mollema was able to revel in his first stage win, after timing his attack perfectly on the descent of the Col de Peyra Taillade, but Lotto Soudal's Tim Wellens was an early casualty on Sunday's stage as he abandoned. Landa is now up to fifth overall, just 1 minute 9 seconds behind Astana's Aru, who leads Froome by 6 seconds. "It's a dream come true", said Matthews, whose Team Sunweb claimed their second stage wins in as many days after Frenchman Warren Barguil claimed stage 13 on Bastille ... Read More

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Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) closed its previous trading session at $54.5

Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL) closed its previous trading session at $54.5

Stoneridge Investment Ptnrs Ltd reported 40,825 shares stake. Quantitative Investment Limited Liability has invested 0.1% in Carnival Corp (NYSE:CCL). In other Delta Air Lines news, Director Francis S. Blake bought 5,665 shares of the company's stock in a transaction on Monday, April 17th. The transportation company reported $0.77 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.73 by $0.04. Read More

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Cubs Make Blockbuster Trade With White Sox For P Jose Quintana

Cubs Make Blockbuster Trade With White Sox For P Jose Quintana

Quintana spent part of six seasons with the White Sox, going 50-54 with a 3.51 ERA and pitching over 200 innings in four of those years. He went 13-12 with a 3.20 ERA past year and made his first All-Star team. The 20-year old Jimenez, signed as an amateur out of Cuba in 2013 for a $2.8 million bonus, is hitting.271/.351/.490 in 42 games in high-A this season, following a year where he slashed.329/.369/.532 with 14 homers and eight steals in A-ball. Read More

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Yankees trade for Brewers' 1B Garrett Cooper: What it means

Yankees trade for Brewers' 1B Garrett Cooper: What it means

During two stints with the Yankees this season, he went 0-0 with a 4.50 ERA in 7 relief appearances. In seven appearances for the Yankees this season, Webb tossed six innings, and permitted three runs (all earned) on three hits. Both players are in Triple-A at the time of the deal. He was picked up by the Pirates in the 2015 Rule 5 Draft but was dealt back to NY this year. The 26-year-old owns a 15-14 record with a 3.45 ERA in 150 games over five minor league seasons with the organization. Read More

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Houston Nutt Sues Ole Miss

Houston Nutt Sues Ole Miss

The suit, filed in Oxford, Miss., says Ole Miss breached a severance agreement after he was sacked that made them "contractually prohibited from making any statement whatsoever relative to coach Nutt's tenure as an employee of Ole Miss that might damage or harm his reputation as a football coach". Read More

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Chelsea shift focus to Alvaro Morata

According to Javier Silles of AS, Chelsea are now Morata's best chance of getting a move this summer after he appeared to be close to joining United prior to their capture of Lukaku. Meanwhile, Morata now earns £100,000-a-week at Real Madrid . Morata managed to net 20 goals across all competitions for Real Madrid last term despite playing backup to Karim Benzema for the centre-forward position. Read More

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Joel Embiid extremely anxious Fultz left game

Joel Embiid extremely anxious Fultz left game

The 76ers pulled off a trade with Boston before the draft to move up from No. 3 to No. 1 to take Fultz, the dynamic scoring point guard that team president Bryan Colangelo felt was the ideal piece to put with Simmons and Embiid. The injury occurred in the third quarter of the game when he attempted to block a shot and rolled his left ankle on his way up to make the play. Joel Embiid? Missed all of his first two seasons. Read More

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Konta storms into fourth round

Konta storms into fourth round

Johanna Konta walks around the court very confidently and having the crowd behind you like she has is a big extra factor. A break in the opening game was enough to secure the first set and when she broke again in a marathon, ten-minute game at the start of the second set, she had struck the lethal blow: Sakkari was on her way home. Read More

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Detroit Pistons acquire Bradley

Detroit Pistons acquire Bradley

While Caldwell-Pope was often cited by Van Gundy as a player who competed hard virtually every night, the Pistons lose nothing in that area with Bradley , a dogged competitor. Seeing as the Celtics have plenty of wings with the up and coming duo of Jaylen Brown and talented rookie scorer Jayson Tatum , oh, and Gordon Hayward , there's a good chance that Crowder leaves. Read More

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Moustakas, Turner named All-Stars in final fan vote

Moustakas, Turner named All-Stars in final fan vote

Kansas City Royals third baseman Mike Moustakas (8) receives congratulations from designated hitter Jorge Soler (12) after he hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Turner is hitting.384 with 17 doubles in 61 games coming into Thursday for the league-leading Dodgers. The New York Yankees went on a campaign to try and get the other American League Central teams to vote for their guy in an effort to "stop the KC guy from winning". Read More

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Cowboys LB Damien Wilson arrested on assault charge

Cowboys LB Damien Wilson arrested on assault charge

The incident occurred at Toyota Stadium in Frisco during a Freedom Fest event Tuesday night. Team spokesman Scott Agulnek said the Cowboys were gathering information and didn't have immediate comment. According to the Dallas Morning News , Wilson was working with the team's first-string unit during voluntary workouts. Wilson was a fourth round draft pick by the Dallas Cowboys in 2015 after leading the Gophers in tackles and tackles for loss his senior year. Read More

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Lukaku odds-on to rejoin Chelsea

The Daily Telegraph is reporting that the Blues manager has told the Premier League champions to re-sign the Belgium global at any price this summer. Conte said he did not count on me for next season". Daily Star: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is desperate to sign Alvaro Morata and Nemanja Matic before Sunday. Read More

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Stevens: Celtics G Thomas likely will not need surgery

Stevens: Celtics G Thomas likely will not need surgery

However, that trade may be even more reason for celebration in Utah after ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported that the highly touted small forward has expressed a desire to play with Rubio in Salt Lake City. Or Hayward can take his talents to South Beach and join forces with Pat Riley, Erik Spoelstra and be the clear leader on a team that won 41 games previous year and would seemingly take a big leap forward with him. Read More

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Leicester agree deal to sign midfielder Vicente Iborra from Sevilla

Leicester agree deal to sign midfielder Vicente Iborra from Sevilla

The Spaniard was a popular figure among the Sevilla fans and the club have confirmed that he will return to the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán Stadium once the transfer is complete to publicly bid farewell to the fans. Danny Drinkwater and Wilfred N'Didi were the starting duo in the Foxes' team, with Andy King , Daniel Amartey , Matty James , Nampalys Mendy , Harvey Barnes all waiting in the wings. Read More

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Djokovic battles past Young in Eastbourne quarters

Djokovic battles past Young in Eastbourne quarters

Djokovic will now try to win a fourth Wimbledon title which if achieved, would make him the first player to win an ATP World Tour title and a Grand Slam title in consecutive weeks since Patrick Rafter accomplished the feat in 1998. Djokovic has lurched from one problem to another in 2017, losing to world number 117 Denis Istomin in the second round of the Australian Open. "The more matches I play the better I feel". Read More

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JJ Redick agrees to one-year deal with 76ers

JJ Redick agrees to one-year deal with 76ers

Now in his 11th season, Redick is one of the top shooters in the league, with his career 3-point shooting percentage of 41.5 and his true shooting percentage of 59.7 ranking 14th and 23rd, respectively, all time. But Philadelphia won out, with Redick telling ESPN: "It's where I wanted to be". Redick also took to Twitter to indicate he's heading to Philly. Once Paul informed the Clippers he meant to leave as a free agent if they did not trade him to Houston, the franchise accomplished its ... Read More

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More injury concerns for Murray

There is a reason behind it, because they all make sure that every single aspect of our bodies are being taken care of and worked on and to the state where you can perform your best. I decide when the ball is coming, I decide right before I hit. He withdrew from an exhibition match against Lucas Pouille on Tuesday with the same problem. Read More

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NBA PM: Utah Makes Shrewd Move in Trading for Rubio

NBA PM: Utah Makes Shrewd Move in Trading for Rubio

The most positive aspect of the signing of Jeff Teague , is that he is excellent in the pick and roll, and this is something Minnesota really struggled with a year ago. Hill , who is a close friend of Hayward's, has interest from multiple teams on the open market. Rubio is slated to make 14.25 million dollars next season. Read More

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