• Australia, Cameroon hopes look tenuous after tie
Australia, Cameroon hopes look tenuous after tie

Cameroon face world champions Germany in the group's other game on Sunday, with the Africans knowing that, like Australia , nothing but three points will be enough. After a disappointing 1-1 draw against Australia at the Confederations Cup , Cameroon head coach Hugo Broos says it's a pity for his team that striker Vincent Aboubakar was...

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  • Doctors: Officer stabbed at airport recovering
Doctors: Officer stabbed at airport recovering

A criminal complaint was filed against Ftouhi on Wednesday for "violence at an global airport", but officials noted that there could be more charges in the future. "I've never had any problems with him", Piazza told CBC News. "I'm really surprised. I would see him at least once a month, when he paid his rent". "Based on the information we've been...

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  • Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second
Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

He found one in Butler, who the Wolves acquired along with the 16th overall pick for Zach LaVine , Kris Dunn and the No. 7 pick, which ended up being - what else? - another freshman, Arizona's Lauri Markkanen . He joins the first overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft , forward Ben Simmons , and the third overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft ,...

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  • Putin Thanks FIFA for Helping Russia in Arranging Confederations Cup
Putin Thanks FIFA for Helping Russia in Arranging Confederations Cup

In attack they have inconsiderable talents of Alan Dzagoev, Artem Dzyuba , and Aleksandr Kokorin, they have more than enough firepower against New Zealand . "We came open-minded, and we've been greeted warmly", Matt, a member of a fan group who call themselves the Flying Kiwis. The competition serves as a warm-up for the World Cup, played out a y...

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  • Confed Cup: Mexico Overcome 'Stubborn' New Zealand, Go Atop Group A
Confed Cup: Mexico Overcome 'Stubborn' New Zealand, Go Atop Group A

Wood's superb strike was New Zealand's first goal in four matches and only the third time they have scored at a Confederations Cup in four campaigns. What time does the New Zealand vs Portugal match start? Osorio says the All Whites should have stopped playing at that point so the injury could be assessed.

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  • Olympic Champion Jimmy Butler Traded To Minnesota Timberwolves
Olympic Champion Jimmy Butler Traded To Minnesota Timberwolves

Right after Markkanen went off the board, the New York Knicks took point guard Frank Ntilikina with the No. 8 pick. And the knowledge that, as the No. He told the Bulls he is opting in for a second season with his hometown team at almost $24 million this week. "It's just a blessing to be here. And of course with Michael Jordan, greatest pl...

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  • Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted
Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

There, the Kings would grab Justin Jackson, the reigning ACC Player of the Year, Harry Giles, a former top-rated high school prospect, and then topped it off with Frank Mason III, the current National Player of the Year, in the early second round.

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  • NBA Draft round-up: Philadelphia 76ers take Markelle Fultz with No 1 pick
NBA Draft round-up: Philadelphia 76ers take Markelle Fultz with No 1 pick

So Minnesota chose to drafted Lauri Markkanen from the Arizona Wildcats and send him with Kris Dunn for superstar Jimmy Butler . While certainly talented, Dunn never quite settled down after a rocky start to his rookie campaign and there are no guarantees that LaVine will entirely return to his explosive self after tearing his ACL in Februar...

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  • Pistons guard Caldwell-Pope suspended for 2 games
Pistons guard Caldwell-Pope suspended for 2 games

The Pistons will be without arguably their best player to start the 2017-18 season. The suspension stems from a March arrest in which Caldwell-Pope was pulled over for driving 20 miles per hour over the speed limit and failed a field sobriety test, according to police reports.

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  • Lonzo Ball heads to Lakers as No. 2 overall pick
Lonzo Ball heads to Lakers as No. 2 overall pick

Amidst rumors of a potentially disastrous Kristaps Porzingis trade and a repeated insistence on running the triangle offense , 11-time NBA Champion and New York Knicks General Manager Phil Jackson might have made a smart move to draft French rookie Frank Ntilikina .

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  • Preds Open 2017-18 Season Season on Road vs. Bruins, Penguins
Preds Open 2017-18 Season Season on Road vs. Bruins, Penguins

Later that month, the team will face their Round Two rival, St. Louis, on November 24, the first of two road games against the Blues. It was anticipated the team would unveil a Western Conference Championship banner at Bridgestone Arena, although specific plans and a date have not been announced.

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  • PSG star Angel di Maria handed one-year prison sentence
PSG star Angel di Maria handed one-year prison sentence

Former Real Madrid and Manchester United winger Angel di Maria has agreed to pay 2m euros (£1.76m) to settle a tax case in Spain, according to Spanish authorities. Cristiano Ronaldo and José Mourinho are both clients of the football agent Jorge Mendes . Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of ta...

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  • Bucks Draft Notebook: Badgers bypassed in first round
Bucks Draft Notebook: Badgers bypassed in first round

Both Milwaukee and Toronto will begin summer league play in Las Vegas on July 7th. Koenig had an article in The Players Tribune written to NBA GMs on why he should be drafted , but he'll have to earn a spot with a strong showing this summer and perhaps with the Wisconsin Herd, Milwaukee's NBA G League affiliate.

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  • Confederations Cup in Russia
Confederations Cup in Russia

Putin welcomed fans to what he called a "big football festival" and thanked Infantino and Fifa for the faith they had shown in Russian Federation. The Russian national team has nearly a whole year did not play in official matches , and social events can only provide a rough idea of Cherchesova team strength.

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  • What to watch for in the 2017 NBA Draft
What to watch for in the 2017 NBA Draft

That's a shame, because Lonzo is an incredibly talented basketball player, and will likely still go very early in Thursday's NBA Draft , despite concerns from teams about his proud Papa. LaVar Ball talked his son Lonzo becoming a Laker into existence, and he might just do the same about next year's playoffs. Lakers coach Luke Walto...

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  • After visit, Ryan says Scalise is 'doing well'
After visit, Ryan says Scalise is 'doing well'

On Wednesday, the hospital said Scalise had been upgraded to fair condition and was showing signs of improvement. Matt Mika, a lobbyist wounded in the same shooting at an Alexandria, Virginia ball field, is now in good condition, according to a Tweet from Washington ABC News affiliate WJLA.

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup: Ronaldo's header sinks hosts Russia
FIFA Confederations Cup: Ronaldo's header sinks hosts Russia

Nearly of all the players from both teams got dragged into the massive fight, with the referee caught in the middle. Before the game Mexican coach Juan Carlos Osorio had described the All Whites as "gentlemen" but he bemoaned that 'the game was really rough, almost violent and I think that's unacceptable'.

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  • Read fit for opening Test
Read fit for opening Test

Williams takes over from close friend Leigh Halfpenny and starts at full-back while lock icon Jones is in the second row alongside line-out master George Kruis. Test captain Peter O'Mahony, Conor Murray , Sean O'Brien, Tadgh Furlong and replacements Johnny Sexton and Jack McGrath along with the rest of the matchday 23 received their famous red...

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  • CP NewsAlert: Oilers captain McDavid wins Hart as NHL's most valuable player
CP NewsAlert: Oilers captain McDavid wins Hart as NHL's most valuable player

The 6-foot-1, 170-pound Frazier has averaged 6.2 points, 4.4 assists and 2.4 rebounds in three National Basketball Association seasons with New Orleans, Philadelphia and Portland. Jack Adams Award (best coach): John Tortorella . Sometimes, you long for the days when the Mark Messiers or Eric Lindroses were so genuinely overcome by an awards win...

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  • Watch Buckeyes fan mow 'scripted Ohio' in MI fan's lawn
Watch Buckeyes fan mow 'scripted Ohio' in MI fan's lawn

That doesn't make for much of a rivalry, but more so a domination. Buckeyes fan Ty Higgins was watching his neighbor's house while he was out of town for a week when he noticed the grass could use some cutting. He labeled his video, "My neighbor is a big *ichigan fan". Ty Higgins, who lives in OH according to this Facebook page, gloriously pu...

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