• Winners and Losers of the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft
Winners and Losers of the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft

Here's the amusing part: When told Thursday about a Deadspin article entitled "Wow The Golden Knights Are Going To Be Bad", an evaluation of the team's expansion draft , general manager George McPhee didn't oppose all points. J-F Berube ( New York Islanders ) will be Vegas's third goalie. The entry draft this weekend will presumably make it ev...

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  • LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft
LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft

Former Gamecocks Sindarius Thornwell and PJ Dozier will both be heading out west this summer. He played some of his best basketball of the season during NCAA Tournament action, posting 15.6 points, 4.8 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game in helping the Gamecocks clinch their first berth in the Final Four, and first Tournament win since 1973.

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  • Salah: Everything has improved since I left Chelsea
Salah: Everything has improved since I left Chelsea

I was watching the games previous year and everyone was giving 100 percent to win something. British media reported that Liverpool paid 34 million euros ($38 million) to sign Salah, who is returning to the Premier League two and a half years after leaving Chelsea following an unproductive 12-month spell in which he scored two goals and starte...

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  • NBA Draft 2017 live chat recap
NBA Draft 2017 live chat recap

Last year's record of 14 freshmen fell when Brooklyn grabbed Jarrett Allen from Texas at No. 22, and there were 16 total among the 30 first-round picks - and just two seniors. "It's insane, I couldn't ask for anything more, to be able to learn from (Johnson) every day is truly a blessing", Ball said. "Speed kills and you can't teach it", said Fox...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo remains coy about his Real Madrid CF future
Cristiano Ronaldo remains coy about his Real Madrid CF future

The 32-year-old, whose future remains in doubt after reportedly growing frustrated at the Bernabeu, did not make himself available for media duties following the Confederations Cup win in Moscow . The second game of the day was between Mexico And new Zealand where the "EL TRIO" won the game in latter half of the game. "Our players and myse...

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers, David Griffin part ways after incredible run
Cleveland Cavaliers, David Griffin part ways after incredible run

In many quarters, the perception of James and Griffin has been that the former is ultimately in charge of what happens at Cleveland . The former All-Star guard met Tuesday with Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert about a position in Cleveland's front office, a person familiar with the encounter told the Associated Press.

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  • Ronaldo on target for Portugal
Ronaldo on target for Portugal

The loss leaves the hosts' chances of qualifying for the semi-finals in peril. Portugal made an encouraging start to the game and went a goal up in the ninth minute via Ronaldo , the Real Madrid star escaping the attention of Fedor Kudriashov at the far post before heading home from close range following a fine cross from Raphael Guerre...

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  • The cause of the Grenfell Tower fire has been determined
The cause of the Grenfell Tower fire has been determined

Scotland Yard has launched a manslaughter inquiry after it emerged that the outside cladding and insulation on Grenfell Tower failed safety tests. McCormack said the department's priority was "to understand who was in Grenfell Tower", and wanted to hear from anyone who was in the building on the night of the fire.

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  • Rangers Deal Stepan, Raanta To Coyotes For 1st-Round Pick, DeAngelo
Rangers Deal Stepan, Raanta To Coyotes For 1st-Round Pick, DeAngelo

Stepan had 17 goals and 38 assists in 81 games for the Rangers last season. In addition to the No. 7 pick, the Rangers own the No. 21 pick in the draft. . Stepan joined the Rangers in the 2010-11 after being selected in the second round of the 2008 draft. The New Jersey native scored five goals to go along with nine assists in 39 games last sea...

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  • Mourinho denies tax evasion
Mourinho denies tax evasion

Di Maria joined Real in the summer of 2010 from Benfica and left the Spanish giants for Manchester United four years later in what was a British record transfer fee of £59.7m. It means the Real Madrid and Portugal star risks further fines, and even sentencing, as the process gets set to be a drawn-out affair. He faces two counts of tax fraud...

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  • Mexico 2-1 New Zealand ends in massive brawl at Confederations Cup
Mexico 2-1 New Zealand ends in massive brawl at Confederations Cup

The 2014 World Cup saw him score just one again, in the 2-1 win over Ghana, but he had an excellent return at Euro 2016, scoring three times as Portugal lifted the European Championship trophy for the first time. Roma centre-back Moreno came off the bench to replace injured Carlos Salcedo in the 33rd minute of Mexico's 2-1 victory over New Z...

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  • Confederations Cup: Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia
Confederations Cup: Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia

Speaking also, the winning goal scorer and Budweiser Man of the Match Cristiano Ronaldo also expressed his satisfaction at the result . - Following his strike against Russia , Ronaldo has now scored 54 goals in competitive football this season for club and country combined, 42 goals for Real Madrid and 12 for Portugal .

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  • Mexico recovers to beat New Zealand 2-1
Mexico recovers to beat New Zealand 2-1

New Zealand may have given Mexico a tough time of it on Wednesday, but El Tri sent out a reserve squad and still did the job at hand. "But we were better, we had more chances", he said. Mexico will take on New Zealand in the 2017 Confederations Cup on Wednesday, June 21 at 11 a.m. "I am proud of what my team did, it's normal to have to ...

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  • Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia
Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia

New Zealand are already out after throwing away their lead over Mexico in the second game, so it's all about Portugal's task. "Obviously we are very happy, it is the first time that Portugal wins in Russian Federation", was the only thing he could say.

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  • John Dorsey's exit clouds news of Andy Reid's extension
John Dorsey's exit clouds news of Andy Reid's extension

However, despite the fact that he was there to help with the 2017 NFL Draft [VIDEO ] last month, the Chiefs have made a decision to fire general manager John Dorsey . Only Bill Belichick has won more games than Andy Reid when it comes to active National Football League head coaches. The Chiefs swept the AFC West while compiling a 12-4 rec...

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  • Sixers make Fultz No. 1 pick in National Basketball Association draft; Jazz selects Lydon
Sixers make Fultz No. 1 pick in National Basketball Association draft; Jazz selects Lydon

Michael Jordan was once cut from his high school basketball team-like Fultz-and suffered more than his share of knockdowns by the "Bad Boy" Detroit Pistons before winning six titles in eight years . It was one of many games in which Washington squandered a superlative performance from its famous freshman. He introduced himself to Seattle, his ne...

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

He won the Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy, given to the NHL's leading goal scorer, with 44 goals. The captain took home three awards and will grace every cover of one of the most anticipated video games of 2017. Even his average ice time was down about 35 seconds per game from a year ago, which doesn't seem like much, but over the course of 75 g...

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  • Jose Mourinho has not been contacted by tax authorities
Jose Mourinho has not been contacted by tax authorities

Prosecutors accuse the Portugal global of evading tax via a shell company based in the British Virgin Islands and another in Ireland, known for its low corporate tax rate. Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are clients of football super-agent Jorge Mendes, who has been summoned to appear before the court at Pozuelo de Alarcon on June 27.

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  • No questions on Real Madrid, Ronaldo tells journalists
No questions on Real Madrid, Ronaldo tells journalists

The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup Group A match between New Zealand and Portugal will be played at Saint Petersburg Stadium and kicks off at 17:00 CEST on Saturday 24 June 2017. Just eight minutes had passed when Ronaldo found himself in acres of space at the back post to head home unopposed and make it 1-0 to the visitors, Dmitry Kudr...

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  • Celtics reportedly wouldn't include either Brooklyn pick in Jimmy Butler trade talks
Celtics reportedly wouldn't include either Brooklyn pick in Jimmy Butler trade talks

While Pritchard was addressing the media, the Pacers also acquired the 52nd pick from New Orleans, which they used to select Xavier guard Edmond Sumner (6-6, 176) in exchange for cash considerations. "Multiple things came up [Thursday]", Pritchard said . But I have to get past mad because we will make good decision around here if we're methodical.

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