• 26 picks into the NBA draft round 1, no seniors selected
26 picks into the NBA draft round 1, no seniors selected

The Celtics trading for these stars would not necessarily hurt the Sixers because it sets the Celtics with competing for the East now, against LeBron, and not for 5 years in the future when the 76ers will be looking for a championship. And if the last few days are indication, what follows might be a wild night inside Barclays Center . The Duke f...

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  • Mourinho Denies Tax Fraud Allegations
Mourinho Denies Tax Fraud Allegations

His first big challenge is keeping Ronaldo at the club he joined in 2009 from Manchester United for a record 94 million euros ($105.3 million). The " Cristiano Ronaldo is desperate to leave Real Madrid " story was fun while it lasted.

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  • Lakers Trying To Acquire Another First-Round Draft Pick
Lakers Trying To Acquire Another First-Round Draft Pick

Ball told nba .com/lakers: "It's insane". Analysts have pegged him to be the Lakers' choice months heading into the annual draft. "So I'm looking to go in there and just learn from day one". LaVar is hated by many and he knows it, so he plays to it to keep his name and his "Big Baller Brand" name buzzing, because negative attention is still ...

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  • New Zealand star Wood rues missed chances
New Zealand star Wood rues missed chances

New Zealand coach Anthony Hudson defended his players and said the fact they were able to fully test the more fancied Mexicans was a more likely reason for their frustration. "We took a great side all the way against Mexico and we can do that against Portugal ", said Wood. " I had discussions with my assistant at the time and we waited for ...

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  • Mignolet 'really hungry' for silverware with Liverpool
Mignolet 'really hungry' for silverware with Liverpool

Rugby legend Joost van der Westhuizen's son Jordan was left speechless when his favourite English football club‚ Liverpool‚ gave him an official jersey signed by the team. We have fans everywhere around the world. "I am so sorry to be writing to you under these very sad circumstances", Klopp says in his letter. The former England worldwide, C...

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  • Heavyweights Germany and Chile clash at Confed Cup
Heavyweights Germany and Chile clash at Confed Cup

Vidal believes La Roja have the quality to win the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and challenge for next year's World Cup as part of a decade-long period of dominance in worldwide football. Germany came into this game as the favourites to win but they received a tough fight from Australia as the Socceroos fought tooth and nail to bes...

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  • Draft gets shake-up at top
Draft gets shake-up at top

The Sixers are expected to take Washington's Markelle Fultz with the first pick. Less than a year later, that day has come, as Fultz is projected to be the first name called at the 2017 NBA Draft in Brooklyn, New York. "He can score in any way, I don't think anybody can stop him, honestly". "We know how good Cleveland and we know how good Gol...

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  • British tennis player Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine
British tennis player Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine

Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. Evans last played at Surbiton on 10 June, retiring with a calf injury before withdrawing from events in Nottingham, London and Eastbourne.

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  • China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on North Korea
China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on North Korea

Warmbier was on a tourist trip when he was arrested and handed a 15-year sentence in March last year, a punishment USA officials decried as out of proportion to his alleged crime. Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Mr. Trump at the President's private Florida estate in April, a meeting that both leaders said warmed relations between the count...

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  • 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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