Draft is next up during NBA's dizzying days of deals

As if that declaration was not a strong enough indication of Jackson's confidence and sudden desire to prove the three teams who passed on him wrong, his answer to the cliche' question about which National Basketball Association player he was most lo... More..

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Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks

Yet the Blackhawks suffered a disappointing first-round playoff exit at the hands of the Nashville Predators this spring, and they'll try to return to their winning ways by welcoming back Saad, who helped Chica...More..

Red Bull dominate opening Azerbaijan practice
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Red Bull dominate opening Azerbaijan practice

And the Briton could manage only 10th later in the day as Red Bull's Max Verstappen topped the order while Vettel finished fifth. With 30 minutes to go, the focus switched to the super-softs with Verstapp...More..

Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz

The 6-foot-10 forward was the No.12 pick in the 2015 draft that came out of the University of Kentucky and is a traditional big man that is the ideal modern day power forward with the way he can shoot the ball....More..

Bayern Munich warns Premier League clubs to back off Lewandowski
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Bayern Munich warns Premier League clubs to back off Lewandowski

Bayern Munich issued a strong statement which could potentially scare some clubs away. The striker only signed a new deal with Bayern at the end of past year, tying him to the German club until 2021. Both ...More..

This day India won ICC Champions Trophy in 2013
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

This day India won ICC Champions Trophy in 2013

They appeared in court the next day and were sent to jail. The Sarfraz Ahmed-led side clinched their maiden Champions Trophy crown, defeating India by 180 runs at The Oval in London in Sunday's final. Relat...More..

New India coach should 'get along' with Kohli
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

New India coach should 'get along' with Kohli

The cricketer went on writing further, "How do u have fuel to spin things out of context.If u have any integrity telecast an apology on same channel &do a show on how u mislead ppl". "If such is the attitude of...More..

Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in NBA draft
by | Saturday, June 24, 2017

Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in NBA draft

The 6-feet, 9-inch Collins gives the Hawks a solid rebounder and inside scorer, something the Hawks will need after they sent Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets . Dwight's name came up in some of those c...More..

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Cristiano Ronaldo's 74th senior global goal was enough to hand Portugal Confederations Cup victory over hosts Russian Federation. Striker Oribe Peralta hit Mexico's victor in their 2-1 comeback vic...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Class act Rafael won't stop at his flawless 10

Tournament organisers had rolled out a banner with the words "Bravo Rafa" and showed a video of all his ten victories on the big screen inside the stadium during the trophy ceremony. The fourth seed, who has on...More..

Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russia
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russia

The 56-year-old had a heated argument with one of New Zealand's assistant coaches after Mexico's Carlos Salcedo went down with a shoulder injury in the first half. There was talk before this tournament of...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Josh Jackson says time constraints prevented Celtics workout

Josh Jackson said he didn't work out for the Celtics because he did not have time to do so after Boston traded the No. 1 overall draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers . "We don't need that attention", Kentuc...More..

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Portugal and Mexico draw 2-2 in Confederations Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo and his Portugal side take on Mexico in their opening game of this years Confederation Cup in Russian Federation. "We are all with Portugal ", Infantino said. Coming off a disappoint...More..

by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud

Mourinho, 54, who left Madrid in 2013, faces two counts of tax fraud . Ronaldo , meanwhile, has said that will testify in his own tax fraud case, having denied all wrong doing. President Perez, when asked...More..

Ricky Hatton's Straight To The Point View Of McGregor Mayweather
by | Friday, June 23, 2017

Ricky Hatton's Straight To The Point View Of McGregor Mayweather

Ballengee claims Nate "unexpectedly" fired them - and never paid them their cut for the UFC 202 fight, which was reportedly the biggest UFC pay-per-view ever at the time. "Correct, I have not ducked anyone sinc...More..

Golovkin dismisses Mayweather vs McGregor as 'circus show'
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Golovkin dismisses Mayweather vs McGregor as 'circus show'

Talking to Black Sports Online, Mayweather added: "McGregor is a tough competitor". The fight will take place at the T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip in Nevada. If you want to watch a show please watch...More..

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

Portuguese outlet A Bola claimed that the national team skipper, now playing at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation, has told his agent Jorge Mendes to get him back to Manchester United . Cristiano ...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Cavs owner, Billups meet about front-office job

Considering Griffin had presided over a wildly successful three-year term in Cleveland , it left many wondering what might be the Cavs' next move. Per ESPN's Brian Windhorst , LeBron - who had pushed fo...More..

by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Scooter Gennett hits 4 home runs for Reds to tie MLB record

Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett hit three homers - including a grand slam - and drove in a career-high eight runs against the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night. Jesse Chavez (5-6) got the win, allo...More..

Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud
by | Thursday, June 22, 2017

Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has admitted that he would love to see Cristiano Ronaldo return to the club, but doubts that the transfer will go ahead. The prosecutor said Ronaldo used sh...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Mexico snatch draw with Portugal in Confederations Cup

The goal was eventually ruled out, after the referee consulted with the Video Assistant Referees, who deemed Pepe to have been offside. Portugal drew their opening Group A game 2-2 with Mexico on Sunday a...More..

Diego Costa set to leave Premier League Champions Chelsea
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Diego Costa set to leave Premier League Champions Chelsea

Costa was asked about a possible return to Atletico Madrid , who he helped to win the 2014 Primera Liga title, but who are unable to make any signings this summer because of a Federation Internationale de Foot...More..

Champions League: Linfield in line for Celtic showdown
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Champions League: Linfield in line for Celtic showdown

La Fiorita of San Marino. There is general agreement the game could not possibly go ahead on the latter date which represents the focal point of the marching season but Celtic are apparently willing to play...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Nowell scores brace as clinical Lions tame Chiefs

In his column after the Chiefs game, former All Black Richard Loe wrote about his view that the Lions players "don't seem to be as agile as our players from 10 through to 15", going on to quip at the outs...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Andy Murray to donate winnings to Grenfell Tower victims

Thompson, who has lost all four of his previous grass-court matches, struck 12 aces and saved all three break points he faced to hand Murray his first opening-round loss at Queen's Club since 2006. " He serve...More..

Konta rallies to down Tsurenko
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Konta rallies to down Tsurenko

The 27-year-old called for the doctor early in the second set. Konta will face thee victor of the all-American match between Coco Vandeweghe and Christina McHale . Kvitova made her comeback at the French Ope...More..

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins on cusp of repeat after clinic
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Stanley Cup Final: Penguins on cusp of repeat after clinic

Crosby responded with his best game yet, assisting on a trio of goals and mixing it up with Subban in a gritty performance. The Pittsburgh Penguins will stick with Matt Murray for Game 5 of the Stanley C...More..

Chicago Bulls: 3 potential consequences of trading Jimmy Butler
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Chicago Bulls: 3 potential consequences of trading Jimmy Butler

First, it was reported Monday the Boston Celtics have interest in flipping the No. 3 pick for the Bulls forward. Jimmy Butler speculation has buzzed anew since news broke Friday that the Celtics and 76...More..

Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

New Zealand failed to recover in the second half and they were totally outclassed as Russian Federation chased a potential landslide. Russia's Fedor Smolov , center, celebrates after scoring his side's se...More..

Pakistan soar to 338 with Zaman's maiden ton
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Pakistan soar to 338 with Zaman's maiden ton

Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day worldwide hundred laid the foundations for Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4. India was then routed for 158 in the 31st over. Fellow opener Azhar survived run out chances...More..

Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Close round I give it to Kovalev . "I am looking forward to making a statement in this fight and answering any questions that may be out there and removing any doubt that may be out there, so I'm excited"...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Morata ready to snub Manchester United for reunion with Conte at Chelsea

Morata has been heavily linked with a transfer to Manchester United in recent days as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his squad at Old Trafford. The reports say that Roman Abramovich has given his nod to the...More..

Sabres acquire D Nathan Beaulieu in trade with Canadiens
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Sabres acquire D Nathan Beaulieu in trade with Canadiens

With Montreal facing elimination in game six of their series against the New York Rangers in the 2017 National Hockey League playoffs, Beaulieu was named as a healthy scratch. Beaulieu has played in parts of ...More..

Scherzer strikes out 10, leads Nationals over Mets 7-2
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Scherzer strikes out 10, leads Nationals over Mets 7-2

Washington is 6-0 in Queens this year - part of an impressive 24-12 mark on the road - and has won 12 of 16 at the Mets' home ballpark since the start of last season. Max Scherzer struck out 10 over eight ma...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Warriors' Game 5 win wraps up highly-watched NBA Finals

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant hoists the Larry O'Brien Trophy after defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in game five of the 2017 NBA Finals at Oracle Arena. The Warriors aren't going anywher...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Fleetwood, Harman trade birdies at 15 at US Open

The Open always has been defined by its length, narrow fairways, hard rough and fast greens. In fact, it's wide-open going into the final round. Brian Harman has a one-shot advantage at 12 under atop a crow...More..

FIFA panel invites debate on 'radical' 60-minute game clock
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

FIFA panel invites debate on 'radical' 60-minute game clock

Some of the age old rules of football could soon be scrapped by law makers who are proposing some radical changes to the way the attractive game is played. One of the proposals already being tested at the Confe...More..

Tim Hague, UFC fighter turned boxer, dies at 33
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Tim Hague, UFC fighter turned boxer, dies at 33

The MMA star-turned-boxer is now fighting for his life after he was knocked out cold by Adam Braidwood in the second round of their match leaving him brain dead. On June 16, Hague boxed former Canadian Footba...More..

Claudio Bravo won't return from injury for Chile's Confederations Cup opener
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Claudio Bravo won't return from injury for Chile's Confederations Cup opener

Right on half time, Chile thought they had taken the lead when Vargas slotted past Cameroon goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa, only for the video review to rule it out for offside. Cameroon was under pressure im...More..

Browns' Myles Garrett has sprained left foot, should be ready for camp
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Browns' Myles Garrett has sprained left foot, should be ready for camp

The top pick in this year's NFL Draft could be slowed down for the remainder of the summer, if not longer. He was spotted at Cleveland Hopkins Airport on June 16 wearing a walking boot on his left foot . "It...More..

Russian Federation set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Russian Federation set for World Cup stress test in Confed Cup

Taking place a year ahead of the 2018 World Cup , the 2017 Confederations Cup will serve as a dress rehearsal for host national Russian Federation, but also several other sides who could be serious candidate...More..

Russian Federation opens Confederations Cup with uninspiring win over New Zealand
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Russian Federation opens Confederations Cup with uninspiring win over New Zealand

Russian Federation scored on both sides of halftime to secure a 2-0 win over New Zealand in Saint Petersburg , a performance that won't exactly have the other two teams in Group A, powers Portugal and Mexic...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Oakland triumphant as parade set to celebrate NBA's Warriors

CNBC sports personality Josh Brown reported on Twitter early this morning that the entire Golden State Warriors have unanimously agreed not to partake in the traditional White House visit, due to their opp...More..

Lopez to face Pouille in Stuttgart final
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Lopez to face Pouille in Stuttgart final

In the semi-final he meets Ivo Karlovic , a 6-4 6-4 victor over Daniel Medvedev. Lucas Pouille joins Lopez in the final four as he beat Philipp Kohlschreiber, 6-4, 2-6, 6-3. Pouille, who was given a wild c...More..

Flames trade for goalie Mike Smith prior to trade freeze
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Flames trade for goalie Mike Smith prior to trade freeze

Online reports suggested the Coyotes might retain some of Smith's salary in the exchange but that aspect has not been confirmed. But the Flames are banking on Smith's numbers being reflective of Arizona's belea...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Bottom-ranked Pakistan first in final

Trevor Bayliss is confident England will reach their peak for the 2019 World Cup despite their crushing Champions Trophy disappointment. Since their woeful first-round exit at the 2015 edition, England h...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Fans at parade cheer on Penguins for Stanley Cup win

If you were born in one of the nearby communities, from Elizabeth to Beaver Falls to Zelienople to Eighty Four, you are one. An estimated 650,000 supporters lined the streets for the victory parade . "It's b...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump to announce plan to stop cash flow to Cuban military

The main targets are Cuba's military - and wannabe American tourists. Those who wish to travel to the island should book trips through the groups that are sanctioned by Treasury Department's Office of Foreign...More..

Former UFC Champ Matt Hughes Injured in Accident Following Collision with Train
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Former UFC Champ Matt Hughes Injured in Accident Following Collision with Train

White said a truck Hughes was in collided with a moving train earlier today (June 16). Hughes was seriously injured and airlifted to HSHS St. John's Hospital. Hughes, 43, was a two-time All-American wrestle...More..

Leeds bring in ex-Barça player Thomas Christiansen as coach
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

Leeds bring in ex-Barça player Thomas Christiansen as coach

Last season, Christiansen guided the Cypriot champions to the last-16 of the Europa League where they lost to Anderlecht. The ambitious manager shocked the Elland Road faithful by resigning from the Cham...More..