If Beal gets voted to an all-NBA team next year, he would be eligible for a supermax deal, which could persuade him to wait on locking anything in now.
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Durkin has been out of a job since he was fired in the aftermath of 19-year-old Jordan McNair’s death during a team workout last year.
Jim Herman also got a call from the president on Friday and went on to win for the second time on the tour.
“It doesn’t get old,” Dressel said after winning the 50-meter butterfly. The most golds won at a swimming world championship is seven.
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The sprinter also won the 100- and 200-meter races in the Pan American Under-20 Championships.
The event will take place just before an October tournament in Japan.
The 30-year-old has recorded a save in 22 of 25 save opportunities, producing a 1.25 ERA over 36 innings pitched this season.
The move places the NBA’s Washington Wizards, WNBA’s Mystics, G League’s Capital City Go-Go and the NBA2K team, District Gaming, under the banner of Monumental Basketball.
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The Nationals, however, have a pretty simple plan of adding relievers for a pennant race.
Extending nets to the foul poles would prevent the kinds of injuries that have occurred this season.
The latest doping scandal casts a dark cloud over the sport. “I think all of us would say that we’re racing dopers at some point,” one American said, “and we shouldn’t really have to say that.”