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Thunder build contender, Knicks focus on future

CLOSE The New York Knicks have agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and a 2018 second-round pick. USA TODAY Sports New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony looks on during the second half against the Minnesota Timberwolves.(Photo: Jesse Johnson, USA TODAY Sports) Carmelo Anthony’s time in New York ran its course. Actually, ...

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BG Cowboys Saloon ‘closed until further notice’ at Destiny USA

“Closed until further notice” reads a hand-written sign on the door of BG Cowboys Saloon at Destiny USA on Saturday.Samantha House  SYRACUSE, N.Y. — For now, BG Cowboys Saloon at Destiny USA is Syracuse closed. A hand-written sign that read “closed until further notice” hung on the door of the third-floor bar, restaurant and entertainment venue on Saturday afternoon. The ...

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Team USA Melo Finally Gets His Chance in the NBA

One year after losing Kevin Durant to Golden State, Thunder general manager Sam Presti has pulled a rabbit out of a hat by acquiring two star scorers, Carmelo Anthony and Paul George, for a collection of misfits and albatross contracts. On Saturday, Carmelo was traded by New York to Oklahoma City for Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott, and the Bulls’ 2018 ...

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USA 2018 World Cup kit designs leaked?

Good friend of Stars and Stripes FC and sportslogos.net contributor Conrad Burry has come across a supposed template design Nike has chosen for the USA’s World Cup kits in 2018. As reported by him here based of information received from Footy Headlines, the U.S. with don a white kit with tiny “exploding stripes” on the shoulders and sides of the ...

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Hey, Golden State Warriors, President Trump honors winners, not whiners

FILE — Jun 12, 2017; Oakland, CA, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James (23) is defended by Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry (30) during the third quarter in game five of the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena.  (Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports) Editor’s note: This column originally appeared on ToddStarnes.com. The Golden State Warriors may not be visiting the White House ...

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USA confirm 21-man squad that will travel to India

The Stars and Stripes announced their 21-man squad for the FIFA’s showpiece U-17 event in India. The USA U17s Whats the story? USA have confirmed their 21-man squad that will travel to India for the FIFA U-17 World Cup. USA qualified by finishing as runners-up to Mexico in the final of the U-17 CONCACAF Championships. Even though they were defeated ...

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Donald Trump rescinds White House invitation to Steph Curry, Warriors

CLOSE A day after Steph Curry said he was opposed to the Golden State Warriors visiting the White House, President Donald Trump announced via Twitter that he was withdrawing the invitation. USA TODAY Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry looks on during the second half against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center.(Photo: Chris Humphreys, USA TODAY Sports) You could see ...

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Portuguese surrealist painter Santiago Ribeiro finds new and unusual avenues to showcase his art

Santiago Ribeiro Portuguese surrealist painter Santiago Ribeiro finds new and unusual avenues to showcase his art International Surrealism Now COIMBRA, Portugal, Sept. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In an attempt to take art to the people en masse – and promote the world’s largest group exhibit of surreal art — Portuguese surrealist painter Santiago Ribeiro is teasing the public with flash images ...

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Iran shows test of new ballistic missile, defying Trump

Amir Vahdat, Associated Press Published 5:46 a.m. ET Sept. 23, 2017 | Updated 9:41 a.m. ET Sept. 23, 2017 CLOSE Iranian President Hassan Rouhani: “it will be a great pity if this agreement were to be destroyed by rogue newcomers to the world of politics.” Time Iran’s Khoramshahr missile is displayed by the Revolutionary Guard during a military parade marking ...

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Conlan wins again to boost pro record in USA

Michael Conlan continued his rise up the pro ranks with a knock-out victory over Kenny Guzman in Arizona. The Belfast man, now fighting at featherweight, knocked down the also unbeaten Guzman with a monster right-hander at the end of the second round. It was the 2012 Olympic bronze medalist’s fourth bout in the professional ranks and, despite taking a solid ...

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