Meanwhile, the Boston Celtics, Ainge in particular is wary of Okafor. Sources around the league have said that Boston remains active in seeking to make a larger trade. But Nerlens has that ability to run the floor and can protect the rim. It will be interesting to see how he meshes with free agent signee Al Horford , who has preferred to play power forward.
The IOC has decided against a quick decision over whether to exclude Russia from Rio while it waits for legal advice over whether a ban would be enforceable as well as Thursday's ruling from the court of arbitration for sport, which is separately considering whether 68 Russian track and field athletes should be allowed to compete in Rio .
And there are must-win games that might save a clubhouse from becoming a powder keg. San Francisco leads the majors with 30 come-from-behind wins. "That's been done", Bochy said. "He was being careful". For Sunday's game, the Giants will be rolling with right-hander Jeff Samardzija , who was pushed back from Saturday's game.
On Thursday (AEST), the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) will rule on whether Russia's athletics team can participate at Rio after it was banned in June. The IAAF Council unanimously votes to extend the ban on the Russian athletics federation, but offers an Olympic lifeline to athletes training outside the Russian system to compete in Rio as neutrals.
The "crime and violence that today afflicts our nation will soon, and I mean very soon, come to an end", he said. But, Mr Trump asserted, Americans could be simply saved from suffering this dystopian state, if they elected him commander in chief: "Beginning on January 20, 2017, safety will be restored".
The Lions , relegated in 2013, reached the Super Rugby semi-finals for the first time following their win over the Crusaders . Rather than being overawed, however, the Lions tore into the visitors from the start and were on the scoreboard within two minutes after winger Courtnall Skosan sidestepped New Zealand lock Luke Romano in midfield and raced to the line.