• Kings' Buddy Hield Named to 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team
Kings' Buddy Hield Named to 2016-17 NBA All-Rookie First Team

Brogdon , Saric and Embiid are the three finalists for the 2016-17 Kia NBA Rookie of the Year Award. The victor will be announced tonight during the inaugural NBA Awards , which will be televised live by TNT at 9 p.m. Represented by Saric and Embiid , the 76ers are the first team with multiple players on the NBA All-Rookie First Team si...

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  • Cameroon Eliminated From Confederations Cup
Cameroon Eliminated From Confederations Cup

Cameroon had Ernest Mabouka sent off in controversial fashion on 64 minutes for a unsafe tackle on Emre Can. With this draw, Chile finished second in Group B with five points, while Australia were eliminated from the Confederations Cup after coming in third with only two points.

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  • Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight officially set for August
Conor McGregor, Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight officially set for August

Both fighters took to social media to confirm the development, as Mayweather posted to Instagram saying " It's official! " while McGregor said " THE FIGHT IS ON ", on Twitter. Floyd will go back to retirement - presumably for good this time with another nine-figure paycheck - and Conor will go back to the UFC . Although, UFC president Da...

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  • Gatland says All Blacks targeting Lions halfback
Gatland says All Blacks targeting Lions halfback

Hansen has the advantage now after his All Blacks comfortably beat the Lions in the first Test on Saturday . Incidentally, someone should remind Lions coach Waren Gatland, who took issue with the way the All Blacks played to beat his team last Saturday , that the tactics adopted by his boys in three of their four wins so far were no d...

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  • Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Ferrari star Vettel was handed a 10-seconds stop-go penalty during the race for "dangerous driving" after he deliberately drove into Hamilton's Mercedes while both were following the safety auto. Race-leader Hamilton slowed suddenly and the following Vettel could not avoid making contact from behind. I think driving dangerously which in any way ca...

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  • Joachim Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup
Joachim Loew relishes Mexico test at Confederations Cup

It was Demirbay who got Germany off the mark just after half-time, before a brace from Reds target Timo Werner sandwiched a goal from Bestikas striker Vincent Aboubakar to seal the three points. The best chance of a tight first-half fell to Germany's Joshua Kimmich as he headed wide from six yards with the goal gaping. However, it was A...

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  • Vettel: 'No doubt Hamilton brake-checked me'
Vettel: 'No doubt Hamilton brake-checked me'

Canadian driver Lance Stroll finished third and became the youngest rookie to race to a podium finish on the F1 circuit. In a race full of major talking points, the biggest incident revolves around a moment of utter madness from Vettel, who was running second behind Hamilton for much of the race.

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  • Federer beats defending champ Mayer to earn Halle semifinal
Federer beats defending champ Mayer to earn Halle semifinal

Federer and Khachanov traded breaks in the first two games but the Swiss made amends by grabbing a second one to restore his advantage, clinching the first set on his second set point. Zverev is an exciting prospect and has shown great form so far in 2017, and has great power to his game, which he will have to use to full effect if he is to beat ...

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  • Chelsea first to face Spurs at new 'home'
Chelsea first to face Spurs at new 'home'

West Ham have announced that they will play a preseason friendly against Manchester City in Iceland later this summer. There are then fixtures on December 30 and January 1 with Arsenal vs. Questions have been raised about Tottenham's potential to perform at Wembley after a miserable run of results there in last season's Champions League,...

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  • Schiff: Obama should have done more on Russia
Schiff: Obama should have done more on Russia

Kellyanne Conway, counselor to the president, said Sunday that there was no evidence that Russian Federation colluded with the Trump campaign, adding that because "the never-ending Russian Federation discussion" had shifted to hacking, the fault lay with the Obama administration .

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  • Teenage son of former Atlanta Braves player on life support
Teenage son of former Atlanta Braves player on life support

By Friday, he was put on life support and sedated in an attempt to stop the bleeding. The ball broke his nose and Jason received stitches. Jason underwent surgery to fix the fracture in his nose, but the bleeding persisted. Jason just came out of surgery Dr.'s located 3 areas of bleeding &stopped the flow of blood. They went into both arteries ...

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  • Ahman Green jailed on suspicion of child abuse
Ahman Green jailed on suspicion of child abuse

A database search on the jail's website confirms an inmate named Ahman Green was being held there Monday morning. They are continuing an investigation. Green also played a couple of seasons each in Seattle and Houston, and finished his National Football League career after the 2009 season with 9,205 rushing yards, 2,883 receiving yards and 74 tot...

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  • Man Utd make offer for Roma star Nainggolan
Man Utd make offer for Roma star Nainggolan

But it appears as if the Red Devils have stepped up their efforts to bring him to Old Trafford. Il Tempo claim that Manchester United have offered the midfielder £130,000-a-week to swap the Italian capital for Manchester. "When you play football you have to make choices and last season my choice was to stay [at Roma]". The Belgium worldwide h...

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  • Jordan Spieth had fun going 'nuts' after draining bunker shot — Travelers Championship
Jordan Spieth had fun going 'nuts' after draining bunker shot — Travelers Championship

I was competing but I was getting frustrated. "That was a big deal because everyone (knew there would be) 15,000 people all following Steve and I wanted to be in that group". "I did that Thursday. I feel very lucky". Thomas missed the cut at the tournament. Jordan Spieth's explosive shot from the front right bunker hit the 18th green and kept o...

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  • Kvitová wins Aegon Classic in Birmingham
Kvitová wins Aegon Classic in Birmingham

Her last final on grass was her triumph at Wimbledon three years ago against Eugenie Bouchard and while her talk on arrival at Edgbaston was purely about her delight to be playing again, she clearly has bigger goals now. I always said that I'm not here just to play tennis; I'm here to play my best and to win trophies, like today. Of course ...

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  • AB de Villiers leaves England tour to decide on global future
AB de Villiers leaves England tour to decide on global future

Dawid Malan was named man of the match after making the highest-ever score by an England player on T20 debut. Most recently, he stood in for Faf du Plessis as skipper in three-match Twenty20 series against England , which his side lost 2-1.

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  • Tax Fraud:
Tax Fraud: "We have confidence in Cristiano Ronaldo" - Real Madrid

In a statement released Tuesday by public treasury officials, Ronaldo is accused of "four crimes against the public treasury between 2011-2014... which involves tax fraud of 14,768,897 euros (USD $65.5 million/GBP 12.9 million)". Leaked documents in December past year suggested that Ronaldo had avoided tax on income allegedly held in offshore acco...

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  • Former NBA Guard Jason Williams Injured in BIG3
Former NBA Guard Jason Williams Injured in BIG3

That very much remains to be seen. That's why - at least in its current form - it seems the success of this venture will come down to nostalgia's staying power. "I would have gotten to the line 20 times a game". "All the ins and outs of the game". As for the players Davis likes watching the most? Most of the other players would be classified as...

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  • Swansea City reject £27m Everton bid for Gylfi Sigurdsson
Swansea City reject £27m Everton bid for Gylfi Sigurdsson

Sigurdsson has the ability to play as an attacking midfielder in behind a main striker and he could be a good foil for Jamie Vardy. In addition to his playmaking talents, Sigurdsson is also known as a set-piece specialist, scoring four goals from direct free-kicks over the past two Premier League seasons.

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  • Rafael Nadal will miss Queen's after a gruelling clay court season
Rafael Nadal will miss Queen's after a gruelling clay court season

Novak Djokovic has dropped out of the top three in the ATP world rankings for the first time since October 2009 after exiting the French Open in the quarter-finals. "No one has ever performed better in Paris , and his opponent [Wawrinka] is not a bad player". The Spaniard becomes the first man to reach double figures at a single Slam and, if ...

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