• Michael Keane undergoes Everton medical ahead of transfer
Michael Keane undergoes Everton medical ahead of transfer

The Burnley central defender is expected to complete a medical at Finch Farm, with an announcement to follow in due course. Keane has agreed to join Ronald Koeman's side from Burnley. The England global has been Ronald Koeman's top defensive target this summer and, while Manchester United were also reportedly interested, they opted to sign Vict...

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  • Confederations Cup: Silva helps Portugal beat Mexico 2-1 to finish third
Confederations Cup: Silva helps Portugal beat Mexico 2-1 to finish third

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo has left the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation to join his twin sons who were born before the tournament began. Portugal had Nelson Semedo sent off for a second booking after 106 minutes, and Mexico's Raul Jimenez was shown the red card six minutes later as both sides went all out for the win.

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  • FIFA Confederations Cup Report: Portugal v Mexico 02 July 2017
FIFA Confederations Cup Report: Portugal v Mexico 02 July 2017

Portugal , who were without Cristiano Ronaldo , claimed the bronze medal at the FIFA Confederations Cup after coming from behind to secure a 2-1 win over Mexico in extra-time. Both teams progressed from Group A on seven points, but the Europeans and Gold Cup winners find themselves clashing again in Russian Federation for the second time in ...

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  • After shock win over Pacquiao, Horn ignoring the criticism
After shock win over Pacquiao, Horn ignoring the criticism

Despite entering the fight as an out of sight underdog at +425 against the only eight-division champion in the sport's history, Horn surprised most boxing fans by making it through all 12 rounds against Pacquiao - and then shocked everyone minutes later by being declared the victor.

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  • Kyle Lowry re-signs with Toronto Raptors
Kyle Lowry re-signs with Toronto Raptors

Lowry says: "I'm coming back to Toronto because my heart is telling me that it's home ". "And all of those roads..." Hill reportedly turned down a renegotiate-and-extend offer from the Jazz back in February, and the team probably has less room for his asking price and more leverage in negotiations now that they've traded for Ricky Rubio, who can...

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  • Andy Murray and wife Kim are expecting a second child
Andy Murray and wife Kim are expecting a second child

Defending women's champion Serena Williams is absent as she awaits the birth of her first child. "This is a tournament that you can go out very early". Speaking at a press conference, Murray said, " "It's felt much better the last few days. She survived possible upsets in Eastbourne before losing to the eventual victor Karolina Pliskova .

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  • Carmelo Anthony open to waiving no-trade clause to Rockets, Cavaliers
Carmelo Anthony open to waiving no-trade clause to Rockets, Cavaliers

The Knicks and Houston have had discussions, according to ESPN , but they have not gained much traction because the Knicks are reluctant to pick up the contract of Rockets forward Ryan Anderson , who is owed $61.3 million over the next three years.

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  • Bulls sign Justin Holiday to 2-year, $9M deal
Bulls sign Justin Holiday to 2-year, $9M deal

User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. He averaged 6.5 points over 27 games late in the 2015-16 season after the Bulls acquired him from the Hawks in the February 2016 Kirk Hinrich trade.

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  • Koreans sail across tense border to S. Korea
Koreans sail across tense border to S. Korea

Most of the defectors have said that they were fleeing food shortages or political persecution in the North or had developed a yearning for life in the South while watching South Korean movies and television dramas smuggled into the North through China.

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  • Gibson to rejoin Thibodeau with Timberwolves
Gibson to rejoin Thibodeau with Timberwolves

Minnesota's deal with Gibson comes just one day after the team agreed to terms with free-agent guard Jeff Teague on a three-year, $57 million contract. So you need him to start? "He's a huge asset on any team that he plays for and a great person on top of it". Teague, also a former NBA All-Star, will replace Ricky Rubio, whom the Timberwolves...

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  • Capitals re-sign Kuznetsov, trade Johansson to Devils
Capitals re-sign Kuznetsov, trade Johansson to Devils

The Devils still have seven picks, all their own, in the 2018 NHL Draft. He ranks third among players in the 2010 NHL Draft class in career assists per game (0.49) and fifth in points per game (0.70). Now with just over $9.2 million in cap space, they still only have eight forwards, five defensemen and one goalie signed for the 2017-18 season. ...

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  • Stanley wins Quicken Loans in playoff
Stanley wins Quicken Loans in playoff

The 20-year-old Luck, in his rookie year on the tour, was the best-placed Australian midway through Sunday's final round at two-shots off the pace. Stanley and Howell III, paired together in the final round, shot matching four-under-par 66s to reach the top of the leaderboard at seven under.

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  • LeBron James staying hands-off for Cavaliers in recruiting free agents
LeBron James staying hands-off for Cavaliers in recruiting free agents

Cavs fans had been anxious that Korver would leave the team in free agency, forcing the team to look in a new direction for a great outside shooter. He's expected to draw interest from other teams, but his experience and the chance to push for a championship alongside LeBron James could entice him to stay put.

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  • Germany win first Confederations Cup with victory over Chile
Germany win first Confederations Cup with victory over Chile

All-time record goalscorer for Mexico , Hernandez says the 4-1 drubbing to Germany in Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi on Thursday was " disappointing ", but believes the chance to finish third in the tournament is a positive. Meanwhile, Chile is also picking up success at the right time . Chile edged past Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal ...

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  • Mexico vs. Portugal in Confederations Cup third-place match
Mexico vs. Portugal in Confederations Cup third-place match

At the end of the first period of the Portuguese striker Andre Silva converted the spot-kick, proved decisive. The decisive goal was scored by Portugal's Adrien Silva from the penalty shot during the 104th minute of the game. Mexico never has beaten Portugal in four matches (two losses, two draws). Both teams would eventually finish the ...

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  • Blackhawks Trade Marcus Kruger to Golden Knights
Blackhawks Trade Marcus Kruger to Golden Knights

In 398 career games, Kruger has scored 33 goals and 105 points with the Blackhawks since being drafted in the fifth-round of the 2009 NHL Entry Draft. By selecting van Riemsdyk, the Golden Knights left open the opportunity to trade for Kruger. Perhaps the announcement of Marian Hossa's absence for at least the 2017-2018 season caused the Blackhawks...

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  • Ibaka re-signs with Raptors for three
Ibaka re-signs with Raptors for three

Ibaka and Tucker, also acquired at the trade deadline in February, had little time to gel with Lowry however. The floor spacing is still there - Ibaka hit a career-high 124 3-pointers last season at a 39.1 percent clip - but he's declined in the other two areas.

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  • Wimbledon 2017: Any favourites in women's draw? Here is what players think
Wimbledon 2017: Any favourites in women's draw? Here is what players think

Wozniacki starts as the fifth seed and the 26-year-old defended her friend against McEnroe's comments, saying: "I don't really think you should be comparing like that". "Hopefully it will keep getting better as my fingers get stronger". One has to remember that Serena Williams, a 23-Major victor, and Maria Sharapova, a five-time Major champion, are...

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  • Malaysia arrests over 1000 illegal foreign workers
Malaysia arrests over 1000 illegal foreign workers

Shamsuddin claimed that the Immigration Department had initially not imposed any charge during the implementation of the E-Card registration system before the government chose to impose the fee. The MEF, he said, had proposed that undocumented workers themselves register with the Immigration Department instead of the employers. He further describ...

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  • Former Thunder player agrees to deal with Timberwolves
Former Thunder player agrees to deal with Timberwolves

Previous year he averaged 11.6 points and 6.9 rebounds with the Bulls in the 55 games he was with them and 9 points and 4.5 rebounds with the Thunder in 23 games. While it was considered unlikely that Gibson return to Oklahoma City, the Thunder has lost its top two power forwards in the last 48 hours. Gibson has never put up significant numbers, ...

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