• Vegas to select Fleury and acquire additional draft pick from Penguins
Vegas to select Fleury and acquire additional draft pick from Penguins

The modern record for fewest wins in an National Hockey League season is eight, set by the expansion Washington Capitals in 1974-75. Making those agreements got Vegas forward prospect Alex Tuch from the Wild, defenseman Shea Theodore from the Ducks, unsigned forward prospect Nikita Gusev from the Lightning and the 15th pick and defensive prospect J...

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  • NewsAlert: Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft
NewsAlert: Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft

The Golden Knights now own the Nos. Now, once we see what player is available and taken at spot #13 there will be time to judge but only based on the moment, the career of that player is yet to be determined. In many cases, it might have been two players a team. "I believe we put together a great team from the net out", Golden Knights owner Bi...

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  • West try consigns Lions to first loss of NZ tour
West try consigns Lions to first loss of NZ tour

Tour skipper Sam Warburton misses out with an ankle problem, while Ross Moriarty has a back spasm and Dan Biggar is undergoing return-to-play protocols after a head injury. "All credit to the Blues, they took their chances, I think we're going to have to tidy up slightly on our discipline and be a little bit more clinical".

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  • NHL is the big show in Vegas
NHL is the big show in Vegas

It meant that numerous selected forwards fell into the journeymen/minor-leaguer category, players who will make a minimal impact on their salary structure: David Perron (St. The team is literally in the building phase of its development. The other four players can be any position. The calculus changed at the end of the season, when the Blues got...

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  • Germany starts FIFA Confed Cup with 3-2 win over Australia
Germany starts FIFA Confed Cup with 3-2 win over Australia

The Aussies take on Chile - the victor of the last two Copa America tournaments in 2015 and 2016. Captain Julian Draxler scored a first-half penalty and collected the man-of-the-match award during Germany's 3-2 Confederations Cup win over Australia - just don't expect him to shout about it from the rooftops.

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  • NHL Expansion Draft Live Stream, Start Time, TV Info
NHL Expansion Draft Live Stream, Start Time, TV Info

The NHL will reveal the roster for the newly-founded 31st franchise during the NHL Awards Show on Wednesday, June 21, in Las Vegas. Don't sleep on: The Golden Knights will be young, but San Jose's David Schlemko (30) and Paul Martin (36) and New Jersey's Ben Lovejoy (33) are veteran options.

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  • Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case
Di Maria strikes deal with Spanish prosecutor in tax case

Di María spent four seasons with Real Madrid between 2010-14 and the details of his case have been confirmed by the Spanish tax authorities. The prosecutor recommends a sentence of 16 months and a fine of almost €800,000 ($890,000). Last year, Lionel Messi was found guilty of tax fraud along with his father and, though the Barcelona star was se...

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  • Jerome Kaino defends All Blacks 'blocking' tactics: 'Every team is doing it'
Jerome Kaino defends All Blacks 'blocking' tactics: 'Every team is doing it'

Past year he returned with Wales to play the Chiefs and watched as a Stephen Donald-inspired home side tore Gatland's second stringers apart to post a 40-7 victory. The 12-13 combination of Ben Te'o and Jonathan Davies was pretty good. If you look at territory and possession we dominated things. "We are really disappointed for Ross", said Gatla...

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  • Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russian Federation
Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russian Federation

They scored in the last few minutes and now we think of the next game". "We are professionals. We are just thinking about doing our best in the Confederations Cup and to go as far as we can in this tournament ", Pepe said when asked whether the situation over Portugal's talisman had impacted on the group.

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  • Ronaldo strikes as Portugal downs Russia in Confederations Cup
Ronaldo strikes as Portugal downs Russia in Confederations Cup

Mexico head coach Juan Carlos Osorio apologised for his behaviour after tensions boiled over during the 2-1 Confederations Cup win against New Zealand - with replays appearing to show the Colombian calling opposition assistant Alex Armstrong a "bald-headed motherf*****".

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  • Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The Portuguese-born Mourinho is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. The alleged use of Irish companies has also featured in several Spanish tax investigations into other football stars, including Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Fabio Coentrao and Monaco's Radamel Falcao .

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  • Federation Internationale de Football Association president happy with video review despite confusion
Federation Internationale de Football Association president happy with video review despite confusion

Russian Federation now lead 2-0 in the #ConfedCup opener! "If this is going to happen several times during a game, well it's not very pleasant for the players", Cameroon coach Hugo Broos said. Cristiano Ronaldo is finally getting an attacking partner he can count on. Despite winning the Euros last summer, Fernando Santos has chose to bri...

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  • Mourinho accused of tax evasion
Mourinho accused of tax evasion

Real Madrid was not immediately available for comment on the allegations against Mourihno or Ronaldo's hearing. I have a good relationship with him after working together for eight years. but they tell me has been treated badly in this country". In Ronaldo's case, the former Manchester United winger is accused of having diverted some €150m o...

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  • Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7m euros in Spanish tax fraud case
Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7m euros in Spanish tax fraud case

Ronaldo will testify on July 31 in Madrid on allegations that he hid income from tax authorities between 2011 and 2014 , the court said on Tuesday. While working in the "Real" Portuguese clashed with many players, including Cristiano. Ronaldo who is under investigation for £13million tax evasion, is said to have been moved by Perez's impass...

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  • Kumble quits as India coach over Kohli spat
Kumble quits as India coach over Kohli spat

Kumble was a direct entry but the former India captain chose to walk away after Virat Kohli had reservations about his coaching style . Kumble, 46, had already appeared headed for the exit after the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) advertised for a new coach last month, although he was an automatic candidate.

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  • Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft — NewsAlert
Vegas Golden Knights select Calvin Pickard first in expansion draft — NewsAlert

ET deadline. The Golden Knights' trade acquisitions also are intriguing. "I believe we've put together a great team from the net out", Foley said. "What surprised me was the quality of some of our forwards that we were able to get out of this situation", Foley said. "They're going to be pleasantly surprised".

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  • Russian Federation 0-1 Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo Wins It
Russian Federation 0-1 Portugal: Cristiano Ronaldo Wins It

In the 63rd minute Ronaldo had the chance to double the lead when he dribble past three players but his effort from the right was off target. Mexico lost Carlos Salcedo on 33 minutes when the defender was stretchered off with a shoulder injury after coming second-best in a tussle with Wood.

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  • FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting
FBI to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

In mid to late April, Slater said, Hodgkinson visited the offices of Vermont Sen. Investigators said they still don't know exactly why Hodgkinson traveled to Alexandria or why he carried out the shooting . When he told Hodgkinson that the team members were Republicans, Hodgkinson stayed nearby. "The morning of the shooting", he continued, "he ar...

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  • NHL Expansion Mock Draft: Predictions For Vegas Golden Knights' Roster
NHL Expansion Mock Draft: Predictions For Vegas Golden Knights' Roster

DON'T SLEEP ON: Vegas controls the trade market and can make some extra picks to flip a goalie or two. Indeed, he mentioned that the Golden Knights won't make a claim until they speak to every team. The unprotected list includes players eligible to become restricted or unrestricted free agents, which the Golden Knights have the option to sign...

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  • Spain court calls Ronaldo to testify
Spain court calls Ronaldo to testify

Jose Mourinho comes out with a strong defence! In three years with Real Madrid , Mourinho won La Liga (2012) and the Spanish Cup (2011). Mourinho has yet to comment on the allegations, but the paper says part of the latest case involves "incorrect" information relating to a previous case that was settled in 2014.

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