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Latest stories on Kawhi Leonard, Eric Dier, Memphis Grizzlies and Newcastle.

Los Angeles Clippers sign Kawhi Leonard on a contract extension.

Two time NBA champion, Kawhi Leonard has just signed a three year contract extension with the Los Angeles Clippers, in a deal worth a whopping $152.3 million. Kawhi, despite his injury woes, remains one of the franchise’s most consistent players, averaging 24 points per game this season. Sources note that the deal will see him receive $52 million in his first year and $50 million, over each of the next two years. The contract will not include a player option, but reportedly has a 15 percent trade kicker.


England midfielder, Eric Dier joins Bayern Munich in €4 million deal.

Eric Dier has just joined Bayern Munich from Tottenham Hotspur in a deal worth about €4 million. With the incoming transfer of new defenders, Dier, whose role was changed from midfield to defense, saw limited playing time in Postecoglou’s team and with the new signing of Dragusin set to further plunge his limited playing time, the England midfielder has decided to join the Bundesliga giant. Dier will be a perfect fit to replace Kim Min-Jae and Noussair Mazraoui, who are both out on international duties.


Grizzlies’ Marcus Smart sustains severe right ring finger injury.

After Ja Morant’s season ending injury, Memphis Grizzlies’ Point Guard, Marcus Smart has also sustained a severe right ring finger injury, which will sideline him for over six weeks. Smart, who joined Memphis Grizzlies in a three-team trade that sent Tyus Jones to Washington Wizards and Kristaps Porziņģis to the Boston Celtics, has become one of Grizzlies’ most efficient players. With this injury, the woes of franchise continues to deepen. They are presently 14 wins and 23 loses into the season and sit 13th on the Western conference standings.


Newcastle to sell star player due to PL’s profit and sustainability rules.

Premier league team, Newcastle United have made some big money signings since PIF acquired majority stakes in October 2021. Without a doubt, big signings like Alexander Isak and Bruno Guimarães have helped changed the club’s trajectory, including a champions league appearance for the first time since 2002-2003 season. However, new reports have suggested that the club would have to sell one of their big signings, in a bid to not breach the Premier league’s profit and sustainability rules.


Borussia Dortmund completed loan signing of Chelsea star, Ian Maatsen.

Bundesliga side, Borussia Dortmund has announced the signing of Chelsea’s young left back, Ian Maatsen on a six month loan deal. Maatsen, who has also just signed a new three year contract with Chelsea until 2027, will be looking to enjoy more playing time in Germany. With the loan signing of former player, Jadon Sancho also announced, Dortmund will be hoping to complete with Bayern Munich and Bayer Leverkusen, who are presently atop the league’s standings.


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AN-Toni
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1 month ago

Exclusive details across global sport news.Latest stories on Kawhi Leonard, Eric Dier, Memphis Grizzlies and Newcastle. – Express your point of view.

SarahDiv
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1 month ago

Great to see Kawhi Leonard staying with the Clippers! Eric Dier’s move to Bayern is interesting. Wishing Marcus Smart a quick recovery. Newcastle’s financial balancing act is challenging. Excited about Ian Maatsen joining Borussia Dortmund!

Adeoye Adegoke
Member
1 month ago

Kawhi Leonard is undoubtedly one of the most talented basketball players in the NBA. His skills on both ends of the court, particularly his defensive prowess, have made him a force to be reckoned with. His impact on teams like the Toronto Raptors and Los Angeles Clippers has been significant, and fans eagerly follow his every move.
As for Eric Dier, he’s a skilled footballer who has showcased his abilities both at the club level for Tottenham Hotspur and on the international stage with the England national team. His versatility and composure on the field have earned him a solid reputation among fans and pundits alike.
Moving on to the Memphis Grizzlies, they’ve been making waves in the NBA with their young and talented roster. Led by players like Ja Morant, Jaren Jackson Jr., and Dillon Brooks, the Grizzlies have shown great potential and are a team to watch out for in the future.
Lastly, Newcastle United is a historic football club in England. While they have had their ups and downs in recent years, their passionate fanbase and rich history make them an integral part of the football landscape. Fans eagerly await updates on the team’s performances, transfer news, and managerial decisions. 🏀⚽📰

Taiwo
Member
1 month ago

Eric Dier just signed a roughly €4 million contract to join Bayern Munich from Tottenham Hotspur.Dier is a fantastic choice to take over for Kim Min-Jae and Noussair Mazraoui, who are both away on duties abroad. Dier was formerly a fantastic player for Tottenham Hotspur.

Kazeem1
Member
1 month ago

English football team Newcastle United has a long history. Their ardent fan base and extensive background make them a vital component of today’s football landscape, despite their latest issues.That brings us to the Memphis Grizzlies, who have been a major force in the NBA thanks to their youthful and gifted team.