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Butler changes address as flurry of deals spice Draft night6/23/2017 11:17:32 PMNEW YORK - Beyond the scouting, strategy and suspense of teams trying to select the right player for their slot in the NBA Draft, a spate of trades spiced up the proceedings at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Thursday.Gatlin wants to be part of history with Bolt in London6/23/2017 11:20:31 PMSACRAMENTO, California - After years of being Usain Bolt's main rival, Justin Gatlin wants one more race with the Jamaican world record holder and for a special reason.Tennis: Muller scythes past Querrey at Queen's, Cilic next6/23/2017 10:42:05 PMLONDON - Gilles Muller of Luxembourg continued scything his way through the grasscourt season when he beat former champion Sam Querrey at the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club on Friday.Paris turns into Olympic park as part of push to host 2024 Games6/23/2017 5:43:07 PMPARIS - A diver plunged into the Seine while the mayor of Paris took to the river in a kayak, as the French capital transformed itself on Friday into a giant Olympic park as part of its final push to win the rights to host the 2024 Games.Federer cruises past defending champ Mayer into Halle semis6/23/2017 8:29:35 PMHALLE, Germany - Top seed Roger Federer reached the Halle Open semi-finals on Friday, beating defending champion Florian Mayer 6-3 6-4 and edging closer to a ninth title at the Wimbledon tune-up event.Tennis: British player Evans tests positive for cocaine6/23/2017 10:17:32 PMLONDON - British player Dan Evans has been provisionally suspended after admitting on Friday that he had failed a doping test for cocaine at the Barcelona Open in April.Ennis-Hill's coach urges Coe to act on medal delay6/23/2017 10:43:45 PM - IAAF President Sebastian Coe must take action over the delay in presenting Jessica Ennis-Hill with her 2011 world championships gold medal, her former coach Toni Minichiello has said.Kvitova into Birmingham semis, will face Safarova6/23/2017 9:52:44 PM - Czech Petra Kvitova moved into the Aegon Classic semi-finals with a 6-4 7-6(5) win over France's Kristina Mladenovic on Friday.Athletics: Coleman sizzles in 100m heats as Gatlin keeps pace6/23/2017 10:47:32 AMSACRAMENTO, California - Christian Coleman displayed the kind of speed that helped him clock the fastest time of the year when he led 100 meters qualifying at the U.S. national championships on Thursday as 35-year-old Justin Gatlin kept pace with the youngsters.Spain prosecutor open to lifting Messi prison sentence6/23/2017 4:31:07 PMMADRID - Soccer great Lionel Messi could have his 21-month prison sentence for tax fraud substituted for a fine after a Spanish prosecutor said on Friday it was open to dropping the jail term.