• Jayson Tatum: 'I'm excited to be here' with Celtics
Jayson Tatum: 'I'm excited to be here' with Celtics

Kansas' Josh Jackson answers questions during an interview after being selected by the Phoenix Suns as the fourth pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in NY. He competes, he loves to win, he's just a unique player. "But I'm here today, I'm happy and I'm glad to be a Phoenix Sun now". Apparently the Celtics ...

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  • ICC approves using Decision Review System in all T20Is
ICC approves using Decision Review System in all T20Is

With the tweak in the DRS rule on umpires call, the current rule allowing the top-up of reviews after 80 overs in Tests has been removed. The ICC Cricket Committee had recommended changes to Laws with regard to players' misconduct on the ground.

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  • Liverpool interest in Kylian Mbappe 'is genuine'
Liverpool interest in Kylian Mbappe 'is genuine'

Matteo Darmian , the Italian defender, phoned Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and asked him to help him leave the club, according to The Sun . However, if Monaco do not deem any bids worthy enough of acceptance then the French outfit would be only too happy to retain Mbappe's services heading into the 2017/18 campaign as they look to ...

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  • NBA Draft Trade Rumors: Kristaps Porzingis being moved by Knicks, Phil Jackson?
NBA Draft Trade Rumors: Kristaps Porzingis being moved by Knicks, Phil Jackson?

According to Wilder, two spectators were removed from the building during the show after shouting their displeasure with Dolan's musical skills. New York Knicks' Kristaps Porzingis (6), of Spain, backs down Phoenix Suns' Devin Booker during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, March 9, 2016, in Phoenix.

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  • Markelle Fultz Makes Rookie Mistake With Unintentionally Hilarious Instagram
Markelle Fultz Makes Rookie Mistake With Unintentionally Hilarious Instagram

By now the entire. Noel is gone, traded at the deadline, and Simmons should be more of a factor on the perimeter, but the team still desperately needed to fill out the backcourt. The Sixers have a slew of picks coming both later in the draft and in the coming years. "It is a dream come true and a blessing", said Ball. From there it could be T...

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  • Thomas Bryant drafted in second round by the Lakers
Thomas Bryant drafted in second round by the Lakers

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP ) - Magic Johnson pointed a long index finger at the wall of the Los Angeles Lakers' training complex, where the 16-time National Basketball Association champions' nine retired numbers hang over the practice court.

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  • Timberwolves trade for Jimmy Butler, sending Zach Lavine to Chicago
Timberwolves trade for Jimmy Butler, sending Zach Lavine to Chicago

Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge said he wasn't surprised to see Jimmy Butler traded on draft night. It's a bold move for the Bulls as they try to climb in the Eastern Conference after getting knocked out of the playoffs by Boston in the first round.

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  • Top Boston Celtics Scenarios Following the Sixers Trade
Top Boston Celtics Scenarios Following the Sixers Trade

In his first comments since making the trade, Ainge said he always considered the top players in this year's draft to be "very close" and that "there is a good chance the player we take at No. The Sixers worked Fultz out on Saturday night as talks with the Celtics got to the final stages. If not, Philadelphia will send Boston either its own fir...

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  • LaVar Ball Says His Boys Will Carry the NBA One Day
LaVar Ball Says His Boys Will Carry the NBA One Day

The Elder Ball gave an answer you would expect to only come from himself with some flair. Lonzo Ball puts on a cap as he approaches the stage after being selected by the Los Angeles Lakers as the No. "I told you I would speak it into existence. I asked your grandfather, 'Just let him leave me one'". But Lonzo has a lot to show and prove a...

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  • Celtic refuse ticket allocation for potential Linfield clash over security concerns
Celtic refuse ticket allocation for potential Linfield clash over security concerns

Police had suggested reversing the fixtures meaning the Hoops would be at home first, however, both clubs failed to come to an agreement on this. The decision follows security concerns raised by the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI).

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  • Lonzo Ball Puts On Impressive Pre-Draft Dunk Show
Lonzo Ball Puts On Impressive Pre-Draft Dunk Show

While George is a great player, the Lakers would be foolish to give up the second overall pick in a package to get him. TMZ Sports posted the video of the high flying show. However, Smith disagreed with that assessment and said it is all about what a team expects of their draft pick and he believes the Lakers will set up Lonzo Ball to succeed...

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  • Jimmy Butler Didn't Like How Some Parts Of Bulls Trade Were Handled
Jimmy Butler Didn't Like How Some Parts Of Bulls Trade Were Handled

Now, the Chicago Bulls won't see the postseason again anytime soon. "It's going to be a hard process". "But it's necessary. This is something we felt we had to do at this time". 7 pick ( Lauri Markkanen ) to Chicago in exchange for Butler and the No. 16 pick ( Justin Patton ). Rondo and Wade return barring another deal orchestrated by Paxson.

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  • Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team
Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team

Last night, the 2017 Sixers Official NBA Draft Party was held at the Piazza at Schmidt's Commons , with 5,000 passionate fans in attendance. The Los Angeles Lakers used the second pick to choose University of California at Los Angeles point guard Lonzo Ball .

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  • Red Sox claim Fister off waivers, and he will start Sunday
Red Sox claim Fister off waivers, and he will start Sunday

The 33-year old has ties to the Red Sox president of baseball operations, having spent two and a half seasons with the Detroit Tigers when Dave Dombrowski served as the team's general manager. Fister, who is 77-76 with a 3.60 ERA in eight big-league seasons that has also included stops in Washington and Houston, had his best season in 2014 when h...

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  • Knicks select Frank Ntilikina with No. 8 pick
Knicks select Frank Ntilikina with No. 8 pick

With his selection in the NBA Draft, the Knicks are unlikely to bring back the free agent incumbent point guard, Derrick Rose. "He had to make substantial changes between the coaching change that he had with his team, played two different styles of a game which he incorporated himself into, a speed game and then more of a structured game - the ...

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  • How The 76ers Trade Is Going To Affect The NBA Draft
How The 76ers Trade Is Going To Affect The NBA Draft

Barring any catastrophic change of events, Markelle Fultz will be selected by the Sixers with the #1 overall pick in tonight's NBA Draft. With the acquisition of these two first round picks, the Celtics now potentially own the rights to seven first round selections over the next three years, including picks from Brooklyn (2018), Memphis (20...

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  • Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night
Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night

His late-inning heroics helped the Red Sox rally from a 3-0 deficit in the 2004 ALCS and win their first World Series in 86 years. Big Papi thanked his own family, including his father who was standing by his side Friday night. "Retiring a DH's number is like putting a vice president on Mount Rushmore". Rick Porcello, the American League Cy...

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  • Did Danny Ainge just reveal that the Celtics are drafting Jayson Tatum?
Did Danny Ainge just reveal that the Celtics are drafting Jayson Tatum?

Anyone with internet access can figure out the NBA Draft minutes before the picks are announced on TV. The Blue Devils matched a school record with four picks as freshman Jayson Tatum (third), sophomore Luke Kennard (12th) and freshman Harry Giles (20th) were each first-round picks, while freshman Frank Jackson (31) was the first pick in the ...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly no longer wants to leave Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly no longer wants to leave Real Madrid

Another Mendes client, Colombian striker Radamel Falcao, is suspected of failing to correctly declare 5.6 million euros of income earned from image rights between 2012 and 2013 while he was at Atletico Madrid . In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor leag...

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  • Kyle Trinch Named to 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-America Team
Kyle Trinch Named to 2017 CoSIDA Academic All-America Team

Phillips joins Ty Denby (twice), Brandriff, Kevin Sullivan , Cabell Willis and the late Carrie Wortham as the only VMI track and field athletes ever to make one of the three Academic All-American teams. She was third at the Big Ten Indoor Championships both at 3,000 and 5,000 meters. Nebraska senior Drew Wiseman and MI senior Erin Flinn were s...

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