Toronto Raptors re-sign forward Serge Ibaka to three-year deal
Toronto Raptors re-sign forward Serge Ibaka to three-year deal
Knicks passing on Masai Ujiri as new favorite emerges
03 July, 2017, 01:57
Point guard Kyle Lowry, the fifth-ranked free agent by CBS Sports, has chose to stay with the Toronto Raptors, his decision coming only hours after Serge Ibaka agreed to a new deal with Toronto on Sunday morning.
He will re-sign with them for three years and $100 million according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The 31-year-old point guard fell off a cliff this past postseason, but he remains an elite fantasy option when healthy.
Whatever happens with the rest of the team, the Raptors know what they're getting in Ibaka after paying the fair price of Terrence Ross and a 2017 first-round pick for him at the February trade deadline. President Masai Ujiri has been a wizard navigating bringing back his top talent, ensuring they get paid, but not on crippling terms.
GST rollout: Theatres in Tamil Nadu to stop screening films
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Pranab Mukherjee launched the GST from the historic Central Hall of Parliament. According to the GST experts, it might turn out to be a boon for cinema owners since their profit margin might shoot up.
Richie Porte re-signs with BMC ahead of Tour de France
Last year, I was better at the Vuelta after racing the Tour, so let's hope that is the case again after having raced the Giro . That might be crosswinds or a really short climb to the finish where a lot of teams will think they have an opportunity.
"I want a ring", Lowry said. It's possible that the Raptors took this into account and bumped up the annual salary for the three seasons, making it more valuable than something with a fourth year attached to it. If that is the case, one veteran big man on the market could become a target for the Heat: Serge Ibaka. My heart is telling me that this is the best city in the world, with the best basketball fans in the world. "He knows me very well. We'd have been leaving home". Lowry underwent wrist surgery and didn't return until the final four games of the regular season.
Ibaka was dealt from the Orlando Magic to the Toronto Raptors midseason past year, and the Raptors are expected to make a strong push to keep the 6-foot-10 power forward.
The news came several hours after reports that the team was losing gritty defensive specialist P.J. Tucker to the Houston Rockets.
In 56 games with Orlando last season, Ibaka averaged 15.1 points and 6.8 rebounds.
In the movie, Tom plays a cocky aspiring pilot who falls in love with the lovely instructor Charlie Blackwood, played by McGillis. Thing is, Top Gun 2 has the minor problem that there's very few countries that the U.S. can feasibly dogfight with these days.
NOAA's Storm Prediction Center has placed parts of north and central Alabama under a slight risk of severe weather for Saturday . July 4th looks like an wonderful day with lots of sun, warm air and only a slight chance for a shower later in the day.
The first line of showers and storms (associated with a trough of Low pressure) are moving through the Mid-South this afternoon. Other than that, Friday featured hazy sunshine with a couple of showers and thunderstorms to the north during the afternoon.
The news was initially broken by Redick, who tweeted out a phrase that has become a rallying cry for the franchise. Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Redick has agreed to a one-year, $23 million deal with Philadelphia.
The drone can reach heights of 1,500 feet, fly at 50 miles-per-hour and drop a payload of one ready-to-eat hot dog with precision. The moped is powered by an 8.5 hp (6.3 kW) engine and it can hold up to eight hot dogs in its sidecar warming station.
The Texas Supreme Court has ordered a trial to reconsider a case regarding benefits to public employees in a same-sex marriage. This court ruling has not resonated well with LGBTQ advocates, many of whom have pledged to take a stand against the decision.
Portugal says Ronaldo shared news of the births before the tournament, and is now released so "he can finally see his children". Portugal fell in a penalty shootout after a 0-0 draw, and will be without its star player for the third-place match .
Looks like Ryan Murphy might have a new storyline for "American Crime Story" on his hands, and it's right in his backyard. She is suing for common law right of publicity, statutory right of publicity, unjust enrichment, and invasion of privacy.
Never mind that the Chicago Police Department has earned a reputation as one of the most brutal and racist in the United States. The number of murders - 320 so far in 2017, compared with 322 at this point past year - has hardly changed.
An appellate court upheld Hanen's order and the Supreme Court declined to hear the case, letting the lower court ruling stand. After the withering of that policy, conservative activists started asking for Trump to rescind DACA, too.
OMAHA, Neb . - Maybe this wasn't Florida coach Kevin O'Sullivan's best team, but it's his first national championship team. Vanderbilt was the last SEC team before Florida to win a national title when the Commodores won it all in 2014.
A twin-engine plane crashed on the 405 Freeway in Orange County, California, Friday, the FAA confirmed to ABC News. He did say the victims were both in their 60s and were showing vital signs when they were taken out of the plane.
To replace Obamacare, GOP tries a meaner version of Obamacare
He told a gathering of Republicans in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, that "failure has to be possible or you can't have success". Conservatives complain that McConnell's bill doesn't go far enough in repealing President Barack Obama's health care law.
House Budget Vote Today: 'A Moment Of Truth'
In a rare showing of bipartisanship, lawmakers overwhelming approved an amendment to the House spending plan. Both Republicans and Democrats say they've been making progress, but they haven't come to an agreement yet.
The Aston Martin RapidE
It seems like Aston Martin is on a bit of a performance binge lately, but we're not complaining about it. Tony Quinn alongside his Aston Martin Vulcan at the Highlands circuit in Cromwell.
Hot and humid with a chance for storms
Though those storms weaken, they may leave an outflow boundary that will trigger additional storms for Saturday afternoon. Adding insult to injury, the humidity is expected to be stifling, with a high of 23 C bumped up to 32 on the humidex.
Xi departs Hong Kong after speech, inauguration
Earlier, China's President Xi presided over a swearing-in ceremony for Carrie Lam, Hong Kong's fifth chief executive since 1997. Minor scuffles broke out under a blue sky as pro-democracy activists, some with banners bearing the words "Democracy".
Special session off to slow start
James Tedisco (R-Glenville) in defending the Senate position that the local taxes must be dealt with this week, too. So the bridge's name would switch from "The Governor Malcolm Wilson Tappan Zee Bridge" to "The Gov.
Police Respond To Active Shooter In Bronx Hospital
Police in New York City are responding to a report of shots fired at Bronx Lebanon Hospital, CBS New York reports. The Bronx-Lebanon Hospital in the Bronx borough is among the largest providers of outpatient services in NY .