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Lakers trade guard Williams to Rockets2/22/2017 6:47:06 AM - The Los Angeles Lakers, who named Magic Johnson as their new president of basketball operations earlier on Tuesday, have traded guard Lou Williams to the Houston Rockets, according to multiple media reports.Hungary to withdraw Budapest's 2024 Olympic bid: government2/22/2017 9:38:56 PMBUDAPEST - Hungary's government announced on Wednesday it would withdraw Budapest's bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games, citing a lack of political and national unity behind the application that it blamed on the opposition.Raisman keeps eye on Tokyo during 'crazy' downtime2/22/2017 7:43:46 AMMELBOURNE - American gymnast Aly Raisman has been caught up in a whirlwind since helping the United States to its golden haul in Rio and the triple Olympic champion is waiting for her world to stop spinning before setting her sights on the 2020 Tokyo Games.Brazilian designer wins Hamilton helmet challenge2/22/2017 8:12:49 PMSILVERSTONE, England - A competition to design Lewis Hamilton's 2017 helmet has been won by a Brazilian who incorporated a tribute to Ayrton Senna in it along with three stars for the Formula One titles won by both the late Brazilian and Briton.Exclusive: F1 boss Mallya sees no grounds for extradition2/22/2017 7:55:57 PMSILVERSTONE, England - Vijay Mallya, the one-time billionaire who co-owns the Force India Formula One team, said on Wednesday Indian authorities had no grounds to extradite him from Britain and he would not be leaving.Mexico City game had $45 million economic impact: study2/23/2017 5:03:55 AM - The NFL's return to Mexico City last November to stage the first-ever Monday Night Football game outside the United States had a $45 million economic impact on the city, the league said on Thursday.Force India? More like force-fed for new boy Ocon2/23/2017 12:37:50 AMSILVERSTONE, England - Force India's new French signing Esteban Ocon has been feeling fed up. Literally.Trip home ignites Immelman’s hopes2/22/2017 4:47:02 PMJOHANNESBURG, - Former Masters champion Trevor Immelman is hoping a trip home to South Africa will help reignite a career that has slumped dramatically over recent years.Exclusive: Facebook in talks to live stream one MLB game per week - sources2/21/2017 10:13:43 PMNEW YORK - Facebook Inc is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week during the upcoming season, which could be a key win as the social media platform works to offer more live sports, according to two people familiar with the situation.China's Ning kicked out of national squad2/23/2017 12:34:01 AMSHANGHAI - World champion Ning Zetao has been ditched from China's national swimming squad for violating several team rules including signing sponsorship contracts without the team's consent, the official Xinhua news agency reported late on Wednesday.