NRL: Kiwis enforcer Kevin Proctor makes miracle play in bid for new Titans deal

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Andrew Yang: Knicks may have gotten it all wrong again

“Even if Thibodeau does a great job, I wouldn’t project a playoff run for them,’’ Yang said. “He’s inheriting a roster that’s so poorly assembled. The pieces don’t fit. You’re not even sure of the building blocks. RJ [Barrett] and Mitchell [Robinson] are starting points but after that it’s very fuzzy. It’s unclear if Tom […]

Damian Lillard: Players bypass super-max contracts due to media pressure

The pressure of other people saying, “He needs to win. He should do this. He should do that and not be about the money.” But I don’t think just because you decide to stay and not pass up on that money, that don’t mean you ain’t trying to win it. When you’re 42 years old […]

Report: Russell Westbrook didn’t try to recruit Paul George back to Thunder

Russell Westbrook didn’t try to change Paul George’s mind. That’s 100 percent assured in my mind, that Russell Westbrook didn’t try to re-recruit Paul George. And a lot of that had to do with the fact it was Russell Westbrook’s ticket out of town, as well.

Strictly Come Dancing Christmas Special line-up confirmed – here are all the contestants

However, she faces tough competition from Saturdays singer Frankie, who dazzled the judges back in 2014 with some epic dances alongside partner Kevin Clifton. She eventually took the runner-up spot – but could she go one better this time?

Raptors vencen a Grizzlies, habrá repesca en el Oeste

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida, EE.UU. (AP) — Pascal Siakam rubricó 26 puntos para que los Raptors de Toronto derrotasen el domingo 108-99 a los Grizzlies de Memphis, un resultado que asegura la disputa de un serie de repesca por un puesto en los playoffs de la Conferencia Oeste.

It’s official: NBA will have a play-in series in the West

Game 1 of the play-in series will be Saturday, with Game 2 — if necessary — the following day, Aug. 16. To advance and face the top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers in the first round, the eighth-place team will have to win one of the two games and the ninth-place finisher would have to go 2-0.

Giants’ Austin Slater homers twice against Kershaw in tense win against Dodgers

After an Austin Barnes grounder scored Hernandez and a one-out walk to Joc Pederson, Cueto hopped off the mound in pain as he moved toward a Mookie Betts popup, the second time in two innings Cueto seemed bothered by a lower-half injury that turned out to be a blister on his right big toe.

Orioles extend Rays’ skid to 4 with 5-4 win in 11 innings

Rays: LHP Brendan McKay (COVID-19 injury list) has been cleared to return but will need some time to build up his arm strength, manager Kevin Cash said. … OF Austin Meadows (COVID-19) is on course to be activated during the Rays’ next homestand (Aug. 4-9), according to Cash.

England shocked by Ireland as magnificent Paul Stirling smashes century to down Eoin Morgan’s world champions

Somerset’s Tom Banton made his first fifty for England and helped Morgan put on 146 for the fourth wicket. But England lost four wickets for 26 and, instead of making 350-plus, had to settle for 328 all out.