• Michel Platini's four year ban from football upheld by Swiss supreme court
Michel Platini's four year ban from football upheld by Swiss supreme court

Platini was accused of receiving 2 million Swiss francs ($2.07 million, as of now) in uncontracted retroactive bonus payment from Federation Internationale de Football Association in 2011 and conflict of interests' infringement. Switzerland's highest court ruled that the ban is justified and that four years was not an unreasonable length of time, A...

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  • Tom Brady's first book to be published in September
Tom Brady's first book to be published in September

It's the second book Brady has published, following his relatively pricey nutrition manual released previous year (which includes the recipe for the aforementioned avocado ice cream , natch). Aimed at both athletes and non-athletes who are looking for new ways to get or stay healthy, the book reveals "more effective approaches to strength training...

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  • Gay to join Spurs on 2-year deal
Gay to join Spurs on 2-year deal

There are also incentives reportedly built into the deal, with the second year being a player option. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not announced. Last season, Gay played in just 30 games for the Kings and averaged 18.7 points 6.3 rebounds, and 1.5 steals per game. The Spurs used their full mid-level exception on Gay, who will provi...

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  • Federer, Djokovic stroll into Wimbledon third round
Federer, Djokovic stroll into Wimbledon third round

The Serb, 30, held all four Grand Slam titles previous year, but now holds none and has slipped to fourth in the world. "First of all, it makes me look old", the 30-year-old Djokovic said. And down 1-0, 0-40, it was still there, and it was still there at 6-6 in the first set. In the second set, we had long games. Back-to-back retirements on Cen...

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  • Blake Griffin Reportedly Clippers' Top Priority, Will Have Free-Agency Meeting
Blake Griffin Reportedly Clippers' Top Priority, Will Have Free-Agency Meeting

Oram added that Griffin remains the Clippers' "top priority". Meanwhile, the most any other team can offer the former All-Star is $130 million over four years. Rockets GM Daryl Morey not done yet, source told ESPN . After giving the Clippers some consideration regarding building their team up in Paul's absence, both sides came to an agr...

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  • Wimbledon results 2017: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance to 3rd round
Wimbledon results 2017: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance to 3rd round

He will next play the victor of the clash between Argentina's Juan Mart?n del Potro and Latvian Ernests Gulbis . Pliskova entered the tournament with a chance to take over the No 1 ranking. There were worrying scenes at Wimbledon as Bethanie Mattek-Sands was left writhing in agony after a nasty tumble. Agnieszka Radwanska, the ninth seed, made...

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  • Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) Given
Ocado Group PLC (LON:OCDO) Given "Buy" Rating at Numis Securities Ltd

JP Morgan initiated Embraer SA (ADR) (NYSE:ERJ) on Thursday, October 6 with "Overweight" rating. Macquarie raised their price objective on shares of Pearson plc from GBX 600 ($7.77) to GBX 790 ($10.23) and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th.

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  • Hawks reported to be on short list for UFA Kelly Olynyk
Hawks reported to be on short list for UFA Kelly Olynyk

Boston Celtics free agent Kelly Olynyk has agreed to a four-year, $50 million deal with the Miami Heat , his agent Greg Lawrence confirmed to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski . Olynyk is a 7-foot, 238-pound power forward/center with a solid perimeter game. He averaged nine points, 4.8 rebounds and two assists in 20.5 minutes per game last season.

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  • Liverpool training: Sadio Mane and Danny Ings return for pre-season workouts
Liverpool training: Sadio Mane and Danny Ings return for pre-season workouts

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane is set to return to training within 10 days after recovering from a knee injury. Liverpool say the winger has been based at Melwood, the club's training ground, for the majority of this summer working with the medical staff as part of his rehabilitation.

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  • Milos Teodosic signs two year deal with Clippers
Milos Teodosic signs two year deal with Clippers

Teodosic and Beverley could compete to fill Paul's spot as point guard during training camp. Serbian point guard Miloš Teodosić, who has spent his professional career in Europe and has periodically dazzled American audiences during worldwide tournaments, is coming to the National Basketball Association.

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  • Bernard Tomic Bored at Wimbledon, Fined 15000 Dollars
Bernard Tomic Bored at Wimbledon, Fined 15000 Dollars

He was hit with three separate fines: a $4,000 penalty for his warning, a $3,000 reprimand for his point penalty and, last but not least, a $7,500 fine for his overall conduct throughout the match. Through 18 matches in 2017, Tomic is just 6-12. Former US Open champion Del Potro passed a water bottle into the crowd to be given to the woman whil...

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  • Arlington Under Flash Flood Watch Thursday
Arlington Under Flash Flood Watch Thursday

All of Rhode Island and southeastern MA including the Cape are under the Flash Flood Watch from 8AM to 5PM Friday; although it looks like the heaviest of the rain will fall during the morning into the early afternoon. Marys County. The areas of Montclair, Triangle, Dumfries, Cherry Hill, Aquia, Roseville, Garrisonville and Ruby have received betw...

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  • Justin Turner, Mike Moustakas win 2017 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote
Justin Turner, Mike Moustakas win 2017 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote

With 25 home runs Moustakas is tied for most by an American League third basemen prior to the All-Star break. Moustakas is now hitting.275 with 25 home runs, 54 RBIs and a.879 OPS. The Kansas City infielder's winning vote total makes him the third Royal on this year's American League All-Star roster, joining starting catcher Salvador Perez and pi...

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  • Former Hawks employee suing team, claims black celebrities were treated differently
Former Hawks employee suing team, claims black celebrities were treated differently

In his lawsuit , brought in federal court in Georgia on Monday, Samuel R. Hayes III says that he was hired as manager of security operations in August 2016, handling the day-to-day security at Philips Arena and for the Hawks. The Dream , Old School Hip Hop Fest , Migos , 2 Chainz , and Tyler Perry , all had their requests to bypass metal det...

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  • Michael Bisping Wants GSP To Man Up Before UFC 213, GSP Responds
Michael Bisping Wants GSP To Man Up Before UFC 213, GSP Responds

Against Jacare, Whittaker cemented his position as one of the top 180 pounders. "He'll definitely strike with me". Most importantly, he demonstrated how he mas matured inside the octagon. Romero entered into MMA with an incredible wrestling pedigree. "This fight has the potential to end in the first minute or drag out for 25 [minutes]".

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  • Tour de France: Wayward beach umbrella a threat on calm Tour day
Tour de France: Wayward beach umbrella a threat on calm Tour day

It's another flawless stage for Quick-Step's Marcel Kittel , who would continue climbing closer to Arnaud Demare's lead in the green jersey competition with a third stage victory. "The level that we have here for the sprints is still very, very high". The peloton timed the catch rather well and the race was brought together with two kilometers t...

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  • Vurnon Anita: Leeds United sign former Newcastle United midfielder
Vurnon Anita: Leeds United sign former Newcastle United midfielder

The 28-year-old is entrenched in both experience and versatility, and would bring much needed established competition to Thomas Christiansen's side. The Dutch midfielder featured heavily for the Magpies last season, playing over 20 games at they stormed back to the Premier League at the first time of asking.

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  • Former college football player shot to death in KFC/Taco Bell parking lot
Former college football player shot to death in KFC/Taco Bell parking lot

He died before he could be taken to the hospital. Known for being a superb athlete with a sensational throwing arm, Hunter is 7th all-time in passing for Purdue between Jim Everett and Mike Phipps, throwing for a total of 5,598-yards and 33 touchdowns.

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  • Memphis Grizzlies to retire Zach Randolph's No. 50 after eight memorable seasons
Memphis Grizzlies to retire Zach Randolph's No. 50 after eight memorable seasons

Thank you for your larger than life impact and for keeping all Memphians warm. Memphis missed the playoffs in his first season but proceeded to qualify for the postseason in the next eight years. Throughout his time in Memphis, Z-Bo donated $20,000 annually to pay utility bills for underprivileged families, one of the many ways he gave back.

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  • Dirk Nowitzki finalizing 2-year deal with Mavericks, report says
Dirk Nowitzki finalizing 2-year deal with Mavericks, report says

The second year is going to be a team option, but Nowitzki will nearly certainly have some say on that. To no surprise, various reports surfaced last month that the Mavericks would decline their $25 million team option for next season in Nowitzki's contract and were working on a new deal.

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