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Statistics Canada says merchandise trade surplus falls to $4.1B in July – Winnipeg Free Press

[ad_1] OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says the country’s merchandise trade surplus fell to $4.1 billion in July as lower prices weighed on the total value of exports for the month. The reading compared with a revised merchandise trade surplus of $4.9 billion in June. Statistics Canada says exports in July fell 2.8 per cent to $68.3 billion, the first monthly decrease in exports for 2022. In volume terms, however, exports
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Jaguars trade WR Shenault to Panthers for 2023 draft pick – Winnipeg Free Press

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Receiver Laviska Shenault, a second-round draft pick in 2020, is getting a fresh start in Carolina. The Jacksonville Jaguars traded Shenault to the Panthers on Monday for an undisclosed draft pick in 2023. It’s the second trade in a year between the teams involving early round picks. Jacksonville sent troubled cornerback C.J. Henderson to Carolina last September for tight end Dan Arnold and a fifth-round pick
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Jets wide receiver Denzel Mims requests trade – Winnipeg Free Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Frustrated New York Jets wide receiver Denzel Mims has requested to be traded, according to a statement released Thursday by his agent. “It’s just time,” agent Ron Slavin wrote. “Denzel has tried in good faith, but it is clear he does not have a future with the Jets.” Mims, a second-round pick in 2020 out of Baylor, has struggled to find a role with the Jets.
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Pacers’ Tyrese Haliburton On Goals, Future, Trade, More

[ad_1] Pacers point guard Tyrese Haliburton has been working hard this summer with trainer Drew Hanlen in order to become a more aggressive scorer, according to Alex Kennedy of Basketball News, who recently had an in-depth interview with Haliburton that also features Indiana’s general manager, Chad Buchanan. The 22-year-old had a very impressive 26-game stint with the Pacers last season after being traded by the Kings in February, averaging 17.5
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Woj: Lakers Willing To Trade Two First-Round Picks

[ad_1] The Lakers remain active in trade talks and would part with their 2027 and 2029 first-round picks in the right deal, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski said in an appearance on Sports Center (video link). Those picks “have a lot of value in the marketplace” if they’re unprotected, Wojnarowski states. He adds that L.A. would be willing to give them up in a trade for Kyrie Irving, but the Nets haven’t
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Bears star LB Smith requests trade after breakdown in talks – Winnipeg Free Press

Chicago Bears star linebacker Roquan Smith is requesting a trade, saying the team has not negotiated in good faith for a contract extension. Smith, who does not have an agent, wrote Tuesday in a statement to NFL.com that he has “officially” asked to be dealt and that it was “deeply painful.” He said he has been trying to negotiate an extension since April and accused the team of trying to
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Nets’ Durant Reportedly Reiterates Trade Request, Gives Tsai Ultimatum

[ad_1] In a face-to-face meeting with Nets owner Joe Tsai in London on Saturday, star forward Kevin Durant reiterated his desire to be traded and gave Tsai an ultimatum, reports Shams Charania of The Athletic. According to Charania, Durant told the Nets owner that he needs to choose between trading him or firing general manager Sean Marks and head coach Steve Nash. Durant said that he doesn’t have faith in
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25 Of NBA’s 30 Teams Have Made At Least One Offseason Trade

[ad_1] Since the 2022 NBA offseason began, 26 trades have been made, as our tracker shows. A total of 25 teams have been involved in those 26 deals, with 15 clubs (half the league) completing multiple trades. The Raptors, Heat, Bulls, Pelicans, and Clippers are the only teams that have not been part of at least one trade since their seasons ended this spring. While most of those clubs were
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Heat Notes: Trade Possibilities, Eastern Conference, Mexico City Game

[ad_1] Beyond re-signing many of their own free agents, the Heat have remained relatively quiet this summer, writes Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel. Miami enjoyed a fairly successful 2021/22 campaign, and found themselves one win shy of qualifying for their second NBA Finals appearance in three years. Aside from the big fish that are Nets All-Star forward Kevin Durant and Jazz All-Star guard Donovan Mitchell, Winderman notes
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Jazz, Knicks Still Far Apart On Donovan Mitchell Trade

[ad_1] Rumors continue to emerge regarding Donovan Mitchell trade talks involving the Jazz and Knicks, but little progress has been made, according to Tony Jones of the Athletic. Appearing Friday on the Hoops Hype podcast with Michael Scotto, Jones was pessimistic that a deal will get done soon. “I don’t think the two sides are close. I don’t think they have been close,” Jones said. “We’ll see what happens as