• Blackhawks Trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes
Blackhawks Trade Hjalmarsson to Coyotes

Hjalmarsson, 30, was a key player in the Blackhawks recent run of three Stanley Cups and his played his entire 10-year career in Chicago. Chicago received defenseman Connor Murphy and forward Laurent Dauphin in the deal announced hours before the start of the National Hockey League draft.

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  • Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel
Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

With three minutes remaining a red flag came up, halting the session, after Daniel Ricciardo clipped the wall with the left side of his Red Bull coming out of Turn 6 - prompting an expletive from the Australian driver. He now has a total of a 40-place grid penalty. Interestingly, had he not put his Renault in the barrier, Palmer believes ther...

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  • Real Madrid willing to sell top striker to Man United
Real Madrid willing to sell top striker to Man United

Spanish authorities have also recently filed papers against Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo , who is accused of evading tax of some 14.7m euros (£12.8m) by hiding income from image rights. The prosecutor said Ronaldo used shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes. The statement said that the Spanish government, through tax a...

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  • Angel Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain tax fraud case
Angel Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain tax fraud case

Gestifute, a Portuguese-based soccer agency which represents Mourinho and Ronaldo, did not immediately respond to requests for comment. Jose Mourinho has released a statement after Spanish prosecutors had filed a claim against Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on two counts of tax fraud dating back to when he coached Real Madrid .

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  • Cameroon, Australia draw 1-1 at Confederations Cup
Cameroon, Australia draw 1-1 at Confederations Cup

A decisive goal was not forthcoming for either side, meaning both teams can still progress having claimed one point from two Group B games, although Germany and Chile - who play later on Thursday - remain favourites to do so. Cameroon took the lead in first-half stoppage time when Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa deftly flicked the ball over advancin...

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  • NBA Draft Results 2017: Celtics Take Jayson Tatum
NBA Draft Results 2017: Celtics Take Jayson Tatum

On draft night, they still grabbed one of the most NBA-ready players available. Boston selected Jayson Tatum (Chaminade) with the No. 3 pick Thursday in NY, adding a 6-foot-8 small forward who was a polished scoring threat during his lone season at Duke .

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  • Mourinho accused of 3.3million euros tax fraud in Spain
Mourinho accused of 3.3million euros tax fraud in Spain

A statement issued by the section for economic crimes of Madrid's provincial state prosecutor's office said its investigations indicated that Mourinho committed tax fraud in 2011 and 2012. The finance ministry had claimed Di Maria hid the money, which related to income from his image rights, via an opaque financial structure involving companies...

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  • Flames trade for Travis Hamonic, send picks to Islanders
Flames trade for Travis Hamonic, send picks to Islanders

Snow has had his eye on skilled Avalanche forward Matt Duchene , but his Colorado counterpart, Joe Sakic, has been asking for a lot in return - and now the Islanders might be able to meet that demand. Hamonic, 26, had three goals and 11 assists in 49 games in 2016-17. It was first reported on Saturday morning, via Sportsnet's John Shannon , tha...

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  • Kings Trading Down From No. 10 Draft Pick 'Is In Play'
Kings Trading Down From No. 10 Draft Pick 'Is In Play'

But there is good reasoning as to why Giles was available at the No. 20 selection: injuries. Longtime Duke University head basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski wants to eliminate the one-and-done college system for top NBA draft prospects by once again allowing the best players to make the jump straight from high school to the professional rank...

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  • Celtics-76ers Officially Announce Blockbuster Trade For No. 1 Pick
Celtics-76ers Officially Announce Blockbuster Trade For No. 1 Pick

It could be a 2018 pick that originally belonged to the Lakers, if it falls between the second and fifth slots, but if that doesn't happen, Boston will receive the better of either Philadelphia's or Sacramento's 2019 first-rounders, barring one of those being the first overall that year.

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  • Mourinho faces tax evasion charges
Mourinho faces tax evasion charges

Employment duties must be carried out in Spain , but working outside of the country 15 per cent of the time is permitted. Jose Mourinho who left Spain in 2013 has been the latest to be accused by the Spanish authorities of tax fraud .

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  • Angel di María fined for Spanish tax fraud worth 1.3 million euros
Angel di María fined for Spanish tax fraud worth 1.3 million euros

The accusations come as Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was summoned to appear before a judge next month, accused of tax evasion of 14.7 million euros. They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United past year, failed to declare 3.3 million euros ($3.7m, £2.9m) during his time in the Spanish capital - 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 mill...

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  • Markelle Fultz Could End Up in Philadelphia 76ers
Markelle Fultz Could End Up in Philadelphia 76ers

Coverage for the National Basketball Association draft begins at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday on ESPN , with the Sixers set to pick first for the second year in a row. And then come the Celtics, starting the real intrigue. The Suns will be getting a good player with the No. 4 pick but will feel they are feeding off the scraps of Philly, LA and Boston lea...

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  • Confederations Cup Kicks Off In Russia One Year Ahead Of World Cup
Confederations Cup Kicks Off In Russia One Year Ahead Of World Cup

Putin also dabbles in skiing , judo and, of course, the glorious sport of shirtless horseback riding. Germany head coach Joachim Loew has questioned the value of hosting a Confederations Cup between Euro 2016 and next year's World Cup.

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  • No. 1 pick hopes to turn 76ers into winners
No. 1 pick hopes to turn 76ers into winners

Embiid's personality made a great impression on Fultz , but not just because of how amusing he can be. Vice president of basketball operations Bryan Colangelo and the rest of the brass felt that Fultz was the ideal fit and made the move to get him.

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  • Magic Johnson questioned D'Angelo Russell's Leadership
Magic Johnson questioned D'Angelo Russell's Leadership

The telecast Thursday peaked with 5.2 million viewers from 8:15 to 8:30 p.m. EDT, shortly after the first picks were made. The Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night during the 2017 NBA Draft that officially announced the multi-player trade that sent guard D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets .

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  • Driver crashes into Paris police vehicle, taken into custody
Driver crashes into Paris police vehicle, taken into custody

The alleged terrorist, who has been identified as 32-year-old Tunisian Adam Lotfi Djaziri, had a Polish mother, according to the Tunisian website Kapitalis.com, quoting local police. No police officers or passers-by were hurt, the Paris police department said. A man on the radar of French authorities was killed Monday after ramming a auto carry...

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  • All Blacks draw first blood
All Blacks draw first blood

The All Blacks wrestled ascendency back and a monster scrum was the catalyst for Rieko Ioane's try . The field-length break, launched by Liam Williams, showed that the Lions can really play. However, Hansen is adamant that his side won't be complacent after their first performance of the series. "We had an excellent first half and create...

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  • All Blacks forwards showed they're no pushovers - Hansen
All Blacks forwards showed they're no pushovers - Hansen

The fast delivery allowed Smith to get on the front foot, and with a head fake and some footwork and a pass to Rieko Ioane , the left wing was over for the important try in his first test start which allowed the All Blacks some breathing room.

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  • Koepka's big move takes US Open
Koepka's big move takes US Open

There is also a financial windfall for Elliott, who pockets a percentage of Koepka's prize money of £1.6m. On Monday, June 19th, the 117th U.S. Open was history, and it was time to start cleaning up. Open a year ago. That put him in Sunday's final pairing - a 2:54 p.m. tee time - and Thomas, an early bird, said it was "bizarre for me", hanging ar...

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