• Lonzo Ball thinks the Lakers can make the playoffs next season
Lonzo Ball thinks the Lakers can make the playoffs next season

The Lakers got rid of the final three seasons of center Timofey Mozgov's $64 million contract in the deal, acquiring mobile center Brook Lopez - who has one year left on his deal - and the 27th overall pick used to get Utah forward Kyle Kuzma .

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  • BCCI tried to mediate between Kumble, Virat: Shukla
BCCI tried to mediate between Kumble, Virat: Shukla

The BCCI deputed M.V. Sridhar to supervise the team management for the Windies tour while Indian Premier League (IPL) Chairman Rajeev Shukla asserted on Wednesday that a new coach will be appointed before the Sri Lanka series next month.

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  • Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia
Mexico relishing chance to prove maturity, advance vs. Confederations Cup host Russia

Portugal booked their place in the semi-finals of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup with a 4-0 defeat of New Zealand on Saturday evening after their last Group A match at the Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

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  • Azerbaijan GP - Saturday - Qualifying Session Report
Azerbaijan GP - Saturday - Qualifying Session Report

Hamilton moves into second outright in the all-time pole position standings and is on course to match Michael Schumacher's tally of 68 at the British Grand Prix should he take pole at the Red Bull Ring in two weeks' time. "Coming down to the last corner I was just thinking "please be enough". "The result is okay, but obviously I am not entir...

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  • 76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft
76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft

From there, they turned aggressive, traded with the Celtics for the top pick, and Thursday selected University of Washington freshman Markelle Fultz . The LA Lakers followed up by taking the much talked about UCLA guard Lonzo Ball . Ball should fit perfectly in this Lakers team, as his mentor will be one of the greatest playmakers...

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  • Lewis Hamilton: 'Valtteri Bottas has earned Mercedes seat'
Lewis Hamilton: 'Valtteri Bottas has earned Mercedes seat'

As the session was restarted with three minutes to go, there was just enough time for one flat-out lap - and it was during this last-moment "do- or-die" phase that Hamilton managed to leapfrog ahead of teammate Valterri Bottas , who until then had been fastest.

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  • Here's LaVar Ball Being Raucously Booed While Leaving The Draft
Here's LaVar Ball Being Raucously Booed While Leaving The Draft

For now, though, the Lakers will bank on Ball helping revive a franchise that last made the playoffs in 2013. Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers . "I'm going to do what it takes to get the right players in here with the right mindset", Johnson said. The Lakers surprised many observers when they traded R...

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  • No concerns for Gatland if Warburton misses out
No concerns for Gatland if Warburton misses out

So they'll both get game time and Sam gets another chance on Saturday night to come and perform. The Tour captain is named on the bench for the upcoming clash and although he may well still feature against the All Blacks next weekend, a non-dominant performance from the bench this Saturday and a good display from Sean O'Brien may well consign h...

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  • Joel Embiid tells Ben Simmons to Dunk Over Lonzo Ball
Joel Embiid tells Ben Simmons to Dunk Over Lonzo Ball

The Lakers made a sneaky good trade late in the draft, moving down two spots from the No. 28 and acquiring a second round pick in the process. Pelinka said that Ball's play will be "infectious" and make his teammates more willing passers as well .

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  • Confederations cup: Ronaldo sends Portugal to Semifinal as Russian Federation crash out
Confederations cup: Ronaldo sends Portugal to Semifinal as Russian Federation crash out

Coming off a stunning 2-1 win over New Zealand on Wednesday, the Mexican futbolistas will have their work cut out for them as both Mexico and Russian Federation attempt to qualify for the next round. Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal were too much for New Zealand to handle on Saturday. "If their team is so much higher than us in the Federat...

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  • LaVar Ball is already making National Basketball Association life hard for Lonzo Ball
LaVar Ball is already making National Basketball Association life hard for Lonzo Ball

Fultz was the Philadelphia 76ers No. 1 pick and the first selection overall in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. The Process will live on, because the renovation of the 76ers remains incomplete and because marketing genius Joel Embiid probably still has a couple dozen promotions planned, but, really, it's over.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final
Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

In all, both teams met each other 12 times, including the matches of Mexico against the ex-Soviet team finishing seven of them with a draw, while the Russian side won four and lost one. "We knew it could be complicated because we had seen New Zealand play Mexico and the problems they caused the Mexicans". "The team played their hearts out and I d...

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  • Germany beat Australia 3-2 in Confederations Cup
Germany beat Australia 3-2 in Confederations Cup

Julian Draxler restored Germany's lead from the penalty spot just before the break before Leon Goretzka put the World Cup holders 3-1 up. Wright was encouraged by that second half, and believes the Socceroos were superior in the physicality stakes.

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  • Hamilton win puts pressure on F1 drivers' leader
Hamilton win puts pressure on F1 drivers' leader

Mercedes picked up a huge win Sunday at the Canadian Grand Prix claiming the top two spots on the podium . Senna was likely the world's best driver when he was killed in a crash at the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix. That gave his team something to cheer after young Dutchman Max Verstappen had his race come to a premature end with mechanical prob...

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  • South Africa level T20 series with England
South Africa level T20 series with England

England will feel they should have won after being well- placed but they struggled in the closing overs after losing top scorer Jason Roy . However, Andile Phehlukwayo was quick to grab the ball and throw it towards the non-striker's end, but the ball struck Roy on his heel.

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  • NHL Draft is big night for the Golden Knights
NHL Draft is big night for the Golden Knights

Fleury took the stage in a Golden Knights jersey to wild cheers from his new home fans. "I'll give it everything I've got to win some games and try to get into the community to meet people and spread the word about the Golden Knights". The Penguins also traded a 2nd round pick in 2020 to Las Vegas . Matt Murray was fourth in balloting for the Ca...

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  • Portugal punish All Whites in final match
Portugal punish All Whites in final match

Bernardo Silva struck three minutes later, but New Zealand nearly pulled a goal back on the hour when Tom Doyle's ball across the face of goal saw Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio block from Wood. Eliseu and Quaresma linked well on the left, with the full-back then playing the ball across the face of goal for Bernardo Silva to stab ...

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  • Draymond Green to Jordan Bell: 'We're trying to get rings over here'
Draymond Green to Jordan Bell: 'We're trying to get rings over here'

This year, the Warriors entered the draft without a pick but acquired Bell - the 38th pick. The 6-foot-9 forward who left the Ducks after his junior season expected to go in the second half of the first round. Bolstered by a switch to point guard and the arrival of an offensive guru of a coach in Mike D'Antoni, Harden was the centerpiece of a Hou...

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  • Portugal forest fires kill 62 near Coimbra
Portugal forest fires kill 62 near Coimbra

None of the specialist water-carrying planes involved in the effort are missing, a spokesman for the Civil Protection Agency (CPA) has said , in comments that suggest initial reports of a crash were false. Emergency services in Portugal said Tuesday they were making headway in their battle to control a major wildfire that killed more than 60 peo...

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  • Portugal Ignoring Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer Speculation - Pepe
Portugal Ignoring Cristiano Ronaldo Transfer Speculation - Pepe

Di Maria, who now plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain, will likely not serve any prison time because sentences of less than two years for first-time offenders are usually suspended. Added to that, the Spanish tax authorities argued that Tollin Associates Ltd had later on relinquished these image rights to another company called Multisports&Im...

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