• Lions coach Warren Gatland wants clampdown on All Blacks' 'dangerous' play
Lions coach Warren Gatland wants clampdown on All Blacks' 'dangerous' play

They're not massive issues for us, it's just making sure he's protected and not harassed after he's box kicked. "So, this team has always worked on the mantra that we want to be better, and we don't always achieve that but that's what we strive to do", Hansen said.

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  • Rory Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes on Tuesday
Rory Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes on Tuesday

But there's no need to panic, we just need to get our basics right, holding on to the ball. When it was pointed out to Gatland that Murray had received similar treatment in the past, Gatland replied: "Yeah he has, yeah, and it's a little bit tough".

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  • Devils Take Nico Hischier No. 1; Vegas Selects Cody Glass
Devils Take Nico Hischier No. 1; Vegas Selects Cody Glass

Seven of the 31 picks in Friday's first round were WHL players. Then Vegas makes the first pick in franchise history. The NHL Entry Draft continues through the weekend with 8 News Now Sports Director Chris Maathuis providing coverage on the Golden Knights selections.

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  • Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick
Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

But long before all that happened he was playing the crowd to perfection, soaking in the cheers and boos and later turning the Barclays Center crowd in his favor as the evening played out. "What's incredible is that according to Zo, his dad has been great". "I think what you're drafting is the son and not the father", Johnson told ESPN in ...

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  • PM Narendra Modi given warm welcome by Indians in the US
PM Narendra Modi given warm welcome by Indians in the US

Expanding ties depends on dispelling some of the concerns that have emerged about a drift in relations. Trump's other priorities, from Syria, China and Russian Federation to domestic issues including immigration, health care and investigations into his administration, have fueled the impression among India-watchers that New Delhi is not on Tr...

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  • Stroll rewarded with shoey after first F1 podium in Baku
Stroll rewarded with shoey after first F1 podium in Baku

That's fortunate for Red Bull , which looks unexpectedly strong this weekend, with Max Verstappen topping the time sheets in both FP1 and FP2. Visibly annoyed with Hamilton, the Ferrari driver pulled alongside the Mercedes at its left and swerved right to ram into its wheels.

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  • Scott Dixon spoils Penske party to win at Road America
Scott Dixon spoils Penske party to win at Road America

Castroneves, in his 20th IndyCar season, broke a tie for third on the career poles list with Bobby Unser. Dixon takes 34 point lead in the championship ahead of defending champion Simon Pagenaud . The second and final caution flag of the race came out on lap 46 when Tony Kanaan crashed hard into the turn 11 wall. Dixon held off Newgarden o...

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  • Butler traded to Timberwolves
Butler traded to Timberwolves

Ironically enough, Minnesota would be better served with a set-up point guard now that they boast two ball-dominant wings in Wiggins and Butler, plus a young center in KAT that handles like a dream in the open court. Speaking of Coach Thibodeau, he delivered pizzas to the sales team on Friday. "But we've had many conversations with [the Bulls] ov...

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  • ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli
ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli

India chased down the target in 38 overs with eight wickets to spare and entered the semi-finals of the Champions Trophy for the fifth time. It was the latest setback for South Africa in ICC tournaments as the Proteas have won only one knockout match in big events since 2000.

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  • Bulls GM compared to 'drug dealer' after very bad trade
Bulls GM compared to 'drug dealer' after very bad trade

LaVine, who suffered a torn ACL last season, was a rising star last season before his injury. They were among the youngest teams in the league last season, cast as a team that could be a force once all of their pups grew up. Widely reviled and also admired, the Sixers' plan to go from worst-to-first by openly stripping the roster bare of talent to ...

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  • Cilic, Lopez advance to Queen's final
Cilic, Lopez advance to Queen's final

The 28-year-old progressed to the final after beating Gilles Muller 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 in a hard-fought match . LONDON (AP) - The unheralded Australians who blew open the draw at Queen's with first-round wins over Andy Murray and Milos Raonic came back down to earth on Thursday.

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  • Indian police arrest 15 citizens for celebrating Pakistan's victory in Champions Trophy
Indian police arrest 15 citizens for celebrating Pakistan's victory in Champions Trophy

Burhanpur is Muslim-dominated area as around 50 per cent population is Muslim and 45 per cent is belong to Hindu religion. The men were produced before a court on Tuesday. Muslims in Indian Occupied Kashmir took to the streets after the win waving Pakistani flags and chanting "Jive Jive Pakistan (long live Pakistan)" as fireworks exploded over Srin...

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  • New Zealand reach match point against US in America's Cup final
New Zealand reach match point against US in America's Cup final

This is the first time Bermuda has competed in the Red Bull Youth America's Cup and the first time black sailors have sailed in the regatta. The margin of 2 minutes, 4 seconds was the biggest of the match. New Zealand also appear to have an edge in their control system for the massive fixed-wing sail, which skipper Glenn Ashby trims by me...

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  • New Zealand v British and Irish Lions
New Zealand v British and Irish Lions

New Zealand's second-row giant Sam Whitelock feels fortunate to have an opportunity to face the British and Irish Lions in his career. Gatland had said before the game that despite the performance by the side against the Maori, test places were still up for grabs, particularly for the second and third matches in the series.

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  • Cosby Trial: Deadlocked Jury Deliberates on Day 5
Cosby Trial: Deadlocked Jury Deliberates on Day 5

The judge at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is bristling at repeated defense requests for a mistrial as the jury asks to rehear yet more testimony on its fifth day of deliberations. Cosby said he never took the powerful sedative, preferring to keep it on hand for social situations. "I hope you are well-rested", he told jurors Friday.

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  • Fleury leads Las Vegas expansion picks
Fleury leads Las Vegas expansion picks

I don't get it. "I believe we put together a great team from the net out", Golden Knights owner Bill Foley said after participating in his first Board of Governors meeting. Because the Tampa Bay Lightning wanted to prevent McPhee from taking one of their younger defenseman , the Lightning gave up a second-round pick, a fourth and prospect Ni...

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  • Josh Jackson Fires Wild First Pitch Before Diamondbacks Game
Josh Jackson Fires Wild First Pitch Before Diamondbacks Game

Phoenix Suns general manager Ryan McDonough said Friday the organization was compliant with National Basketball Association rules before it selected former Kansas swingman Josh Jackson with the No. "When I talked to coach [Mike Krzyzewski], he was obviously very complimentary". "He does whatever he has to do to help you win", said an National ...

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  • Mourinho Pushing to Sign $101million Star for Manchester United
Mourinho Pushing to Sign $101million Star for Manchester United

It looks like the Manchester giants have returned with a fresh offer as the Express claim that United have now submitted a fresh £60m offer that Madrid are due to discuss with Morata tomorrow. The 24-year-old's representative Juanma Lopez said the Spain global is keen to secure regular first-team football after struggling to dislodge Kar...

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  • Trump to Obama: I called the GOP health care bill 'mean' first
Trump to Obama: I called the GOP health care bill 'mean' first

He said Democrats "are doing everything we can to fight this bill because it's so devastating for the middle class". "The cost of coverage for seniors and low- income Americans would increase", he said. He said along with support from President Donald Trump , "I think we're going to get this thing done, put it in conference and hopefully by th...

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  • AC Milan offer €60 million for Real Madrid ace
AC Milan offer €60 million for Real Madrid ace

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 former Manchester United star helped his country see off hosts Russian Federation 1-0 in their second group game of the Confederations Cup on Weden...

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