UNM coach Weir, Canada to play US in FIBA semis

You just have to move on. Behind a defense that wreaked havoc in the second half, and a 19-point, 10-rebound double-double by Austin Wiley (Auburn), the U.S. Brandon McCoy (Cathedral Catholic H.S/San Diego, Calif.) contributed eight points and se... More..

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Police say Venus Williams legally entered junction in fatal crash
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Police say Venus Williams legally entered junction in fatal crash

An earlier report said that she was at fault and "violated the right of [the other driver]". Now, police say it's unclear who was at fault , and their investigation is still ongoing. His estate filed a wr...More..

Johanna Konta says she has not hit top form yet
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Johanna Konta says she has not hit top form yet

The sixth seed was beaten by Vekic in the Nottingham Open final last month, but gained revenge in a titanic tussle which lasted three hours and 10 minutes. "I was really looking forward to trying it out on my...More..

Bradley traded to Detroit for Morris
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Bradley traded to Detroit for Morris

Bradley was drafted by the Celtics with the 19 overall pick of the 2010 NBA Draft. Also leaving the Celtics is Kelly Olynyk who recently signed a four-year $50 million deal to join the Miami Heat next ...More..

Player profiles - Roger Federer v Mischa Zverev
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Player profiles - Roger Federer v Mischa Zverev

That came as a surprise admission from an 18-time grand slam champion aiming to win a record eighth title at the All England Club. Federer advances to another Wimbledon quarterfinal. "Every time I play agai...More..

Hamilton's title hopes dealt blow after being hit with grid penalty
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Hamilton's title hopes dealt blow after being hit with grid penalty

However Hamilton will be starting Sunday's race down in eighth, after a five place grid penalty after the engineers had to change the gearbox on his vehicle. "Obviously, I want to get up there and try and g...More..

by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

UFC 213: Nunes vs

The next fight on the UFC 213 fight card is under heavyweight division where Fabricio Werdum and Alistair Overeem will fight for the third time . She made her way to the top by bullying opponents around th...More..

Moustakas & Turner Elected To MLB All-Star Teams
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

Moustakas & Turner Elected To MLB All-Star Teams

He earned the spot over Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs , Anthony Randon of the Washington Nationals, Mark Reynolds of the Colorado Rockies and Justin Bour of the Miami Marlins . Fans didn't seem to mind, ...More..

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by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

This "Spider-Man" is high school hero

Indeed, Atlanta's has its very own web-slinging, "friendly neighborhood hero". "Spider-Man: Homecoming " is rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, some language and brief suggestive comments; running time...More..

Wimbledon defends Mattek-Sands attention
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Wimbledon defends Mattek-Sands attention

Bethanie Mattek-Sands looks certain to face a long road back to tennis after suffering a horrific knee injury during her second-round match against Sorana Cirstea at Wimbledon . "I called for help, but no on...More..

Gayle to play against India in Sunday's T20
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Gayle to play against India in Sunday's T20

This is Indian cricket team's first tour after Anil Kumble's resignation and the match will be also working as the head coach. The series appeared done and dusted when India began a modest 190-run chase but...More..

Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks finalizing new two-year, $10 million contract
by | Friday, July 07, 2017

Dirk Nowitzki, Mavericks finalizing new two-year, $10 million contract

On Thursday it was reported by Tim MacMahon of ESPN.com that the Mavericks and Nowitzki are close to finalizing a new contract . Dirk's pay cut is a team friendly paycheck, but the big money being given to W...More..

Tomic 'couldn't care less' after Wimbledon exit
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Tomic 'couldn't care less' after Wimbledon exit

Wimbledon victor Martina Navratilova said Tomic should get out of the sport if that's how he feels. "I tried to use something different maybe, you know, slow him down a bit on the serve". 27 seed Misch...More..

Manny Pacquiao wants WBO to probe disputed loss to Jeff Horn
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Manny Pacquiao wants WBO to probe disputed loss to Jeff Horn

Pacquiao, who is also a senator in the Philippines, regained the welterweight world title belt he lost to Mayweather when he knocked Jesse Vargas down in the second round and cruised to a unanimous decision in ...More..

'It's Not a Stage.' Congressman Criticized After Posting Video From Auschwitz
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

'It's Not a Stage.' Congressman Criticized After Posting Video From Auschwitz

On Tuesday, the museum tweeted : "Everyone has the right to personal reflections". Republican Representative Clay Higgins of Louisiana overlooked all this history when he posted a video titled " Clay Higgi...More..

Cowboys LB Wilson Arrested For Aggravated Assault With Deadly Weapon
by | Thursday, July 06, 2017

Cowboys LB Wilson Arrested For Aggravated Assault With Deadly Weapon

Wilson posted a $20,000 bond and was out of jail by Wednesday morning. This is the second consecutive summer in which Wilson's had an issue prior to training camp, although his arrest is of far greater seriou...More..

RB Leipzig 'bored' by Naby Keita, Emil Forsberg transfer speculation
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

RB Leipzig 'bored' by Naby Keita, Emil Forsberg transfer speculation

Asked whether Leipzig were "immune" to offers for Keita and Forsberg, Mintzlaff said: "Yes". 'And that topic is boring. Guinea global Keita has been linked with a move to Liverpool for a number of weeks, with...More..

Gordon Hayward picks Celtics; Isaiah Thomas approves
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Gordon Hayward picks Celtics; Isaiah Thomas approves

The fiasco reportedly is throwing off the remaining free agents , too. Would he take that small discount, or must the Celtics move a higher-impact player like Jae Crowder , Avery Bradley or Marcus Smart ? ...More..

Leicester €14m deal for defensive midfielder potentially done in 'coming hours'
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Leicester €14m deal for defensive midfielder potentially done in 'coming hours'

Iborra joined Sevilla in 2013 and won the Europa League on three occasions during his time at the club. La Liga side Sevilla have now announced their captain will head to England for a medical before retu...More..

Kings land free agents George Hill and Zach Randolph
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Kings land free agents George Hill and Zach Randolph

The two contracts likely take the Kings out of the running for Wizards restricted free agent Otto Porter, to whom they had reportedly offered a max contract. On Monday, Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee rep...More..

Wimbledon 2017: Cruisy day for Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic
by | Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Wimbledon 2017: Cruisy day for Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic

The 47th ranked player had a heavy strapping on his left calf when he came into the match. "They couldn't believe that it happened again, exactly the same situation", said Federer, who recorded his 85th match w...More..

Wimbledon 2017: Russian Daniil Medvedev shocks Stan Wawrinka
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Wimbledon 2017: Russian Daniil Medvedev shocks Stan Wawrinka

It's a tough result for the 32-year-old, who is only a Wimbledon title away from a career grand slam. Svitolina's next opponent is former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone, who had earlier defeated Man...More..

by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon with a doodle

Wimbledon was one of 25 organisations Her Majesty stood down from in December 2016 due to her advancing age and the gradual decline in her workload. On Court One, Venus Williams will head the big names when s...More..

Wimbledon: Injured Nick Kyrgios quits in first round
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Wimbledon: Injured Nick Kyrgios quits in first round

The Australian suffered a left hip injury on the opening day at Queen's Club in a fall during his match with Donald Young and was clearly feeling the effects at SW19 on Monday. "Some would say I'm probably no...More..

Pacquiao loses belt to Horn in unanimous decision
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Pacquiao loses belt to Horn in unanimous decision

Based on overnight Nielsen results, the "Battle of Brisbane " is likely to be the highest-rated fight on ESPN's networks since the mid 1990's. "I'm so happy, I can't explain my feelings", Horn said at ring...More..

Carey Price signs eight-year contract extension
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Carey Price signs eight-year contract extension

The market, often times we're in a better position to know it because we talk amongst ourselves as GMs. The 29-year-old Price has one year left in his current contract, after which the new one will kick in. "...More..

Kvitova, Federer set as betting favourites at Wimbledon
by | Tuesday, July 04, 2017

Kvitova, Federer set as betting favourites at Wimbledon

Kvitova will next face the victor of the contest between American Madison Brengle and Richel Hogenkamp of the Netherlands. Kvitova, the Wimbledon champion in 2011 and 2014, was out of action for six months...More..

Confed Cup: Portugal claims 3rd spot in Moscow thriller
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Confed Cup: Portugal claims 3rd spot in Moscow thriller

Mexicans in the semi-finals lost the German national team 1: 4, interrupting their series of 7 unbeaten games. The decisive goal was scored by Portugal's Adrien Silva from the penalty shot during the 104th ...More..

Wizards offer John Wall $168 million 'supermax' contract
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Wizards offer John Wall $168 million 'supermax' contract

Free agency news for Wizards fans has been sparse. Reports have said that Washington will be trying to match any offer for Porter, so he is expected to stay in D.C. The Washington Wizards would reportedly hav...More..

Can the Toronto Maple Leafs get a deal done with Patrick Marleau?
by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Can the Toronto Maple Leafs get a deal done with Patrick Marleau?

Marleau, who was drafted by the Sharks with the No. 2 pick in the 1997 NHL Draft, leaves town as the Sharks all-time leader in points (1,082), goals (508), games played (1,493), power play goals (160) and gam...More..

by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Stenhouse wins Coke Zero 400 at Daytona

Dillon took the lead on laps 153 and was out front when one of the biggest crashes of the night - and the race-record 13 caution - started when Stenhouse turned Larson around coming to the line with eight lap...More..

by | Monday, July 03, 2017

Raptors to re-sign Serge Ibaka

Ibaka will be a mid-range fantasy prospect this season. Lowry made his decision public via a piece on The Players' Tribune . The Toronto Raptors and Serge Ibaka have agreed to terms on a three-year, $65 ...More..

by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Olivia de Havilland Sues FX Over 'Feud' Portrayal

She will turn 101 on Saturday. Entertainment Weekly reports that Ryan Murphy openly admitted that he never attempted to contact de Havilland , while researching the historical events pertaining to the F...More..

Kevin Shattenkirk, Rangers Reportedly Agree to 4-Year Contract
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Kevin Shattenkirk, Rangers Reportedly Agree to 4-Year Contract

Kevin Shattenkirk has signed with the New York Rangers , according to the team. Considered by some as the best defenseman this free agency cycle, Shattenkirk spent last season with both the St. He has regi...More..

Thank God, Ricky Rubio Has Been Traded
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Thank God, Ricky Rubio Has Been Traded

If the Wolves front office is committed to trading Rubio, and according to NBA Insider Marc Stein, formerly of ESPN, reported earlier this week that Ricky Rubio has drawn interest from multiple teams, includi...More..

Lionel Messi marries long-term love Antonela Roccuzzo
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Lionel Messi marries long-term love Antonela Roccuzzo

Several Premier League players were also among the 260 guests , including Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas and Manchester City's Sergio Aguero. People wait outside the hotel where the wedding of Argentina socce...More..

by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Roger Federer says Andy Murray remains a leading contender for Wimbledon glory

The Scot, who is bidding to win Wimbledon for a third time, was drawn in the same half as two-time champion Rafael Nadal , with three-times victor Novak Djokovic and seven-times champion Roger Federer plac...More..

JJ Redick leaves Clippers for $23 million deal in Philadelphia
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

JJ Redick leaves Clippers for $23 million deal in Philadelphia

Redick tipped his hand with a tweet: "Trust the process", a clear nod to Philadelphia's mantra during its rebuilding cycle over the last several years. Redick had interest from other clubs, including Minnesot...More..

Miami Heat Rumors: Gordon Hayward Could Sign With Heat In Free Agency?
by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Miami Heat Rumors: Gordon Hayward Could Sign With Heat In Free Agency?

He could sign for a maximum of five years in Utah, or for four years elsewhere. There's a good chance Hill doesn't garner a max contract this summer, but he could very well field offers in the $20 million-p...More..

by | Sunday, July 02, 2017

Murray pulls out of second Hurlingham exhibition

The man Murray usurped as world No1, Novak Djokovic , was equally frustrated as his Wimbledon preparations were scuppered for the day by rain as play at Eastbourne was cancelled. "When people think of tenn...More..

Andre Iguodala not planning Warriors meeting at free-agency start
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Andre Iguodala not planning Warriors meeting at free-agency start

The 33-year-old Iguodala is still an elite defensive player despite his age and he can also be a playmaker off the bench. Off the court, the 2015 NBA Finals MVP owns a content production company for athlete...More..

George Lucas's plans for £1.1bn museum in LA approved
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

George Lucas's plans for £1.1bn museum in LA approved

The most recent iteration of the project-sited in Los Angeles's Exposition Park, across the street from the University of Southern California, George Lucas's alma mater-represented the third attempt to find a...More..

Brogdon wins NBA Rookie of the Year award
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Brogdon wins NBA Rookie of the Year award

Saric (12.8 points) was second to Embiid in rookie scoring. The Philadelphia 76ers have a pair of representatives on the first team with Joel Embiid and Dario Saric . Antetokounmpo averaged almost 6 points...More..

Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP award during first-ever NBA Awards show
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP award during first-ever NBA Awards show

Westbrook was crowned NBA MVP during a ceremony hosted by Drake. Westbrook also broke the Hall of Famer's record for most triple-doubles in a season with 42. His ability to make tough plays late in the game, ...More..

Celtics Haven't Offered Top Assets For Pacers' Paul George
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

Celtics Haven't Offered Top Assets For Pacers' Paul George

Boston has contingencies in place to make deals and start a possible Hayward-George scenario toward fruition, league sources told The Vertical. Teams can negotiate terms and deals with available talent starti...More..

by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Ostapenko drops out of Eastbourne WTA

Konta had not done too much wrong to find herself a break down but was seemingly starting to struggle with Ostapenko's power and excellent precision, and the Latvian successfully piled on the pressure to brea...More..

Dani Alves Confirms Juventus Exit In Goodbye Message To Fans
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Dani Alves Confirms Juventus Exit In Goodbye Message To Fans

According to media reports, the 34-year-old right-back has a probability to join Premier League club Manchester City . Tottenham though appear set to lose out on Dani Alves to Manchester City. Alves left B...More..

Super Smriti Mandhana guides India to easy victory over West Indies
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Super Smriti Mandhana guides India to easy victory over West Indies

This is the second consecutive win for India in this tournament. Deepti Sharma did not last long either as she was bowled by experienced off-spinner Stafanie Taylor. While the final ended in all the wrong w...More..

by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

McDavid overcame Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby and Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky to become the third youngest victor of the prestigious Hart Trophy award. The Norris Trophy, fo...More..

76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz

Danny Ainge , the Celtics' president of basketball operations, said the deal came at no cost to Boston whatsoever. "You want well-rounded players that fit what you're doing", Colangelo said. 2 and No. 5 in ...More..