• Jayson Tatum scores 23 in Celtics' summer league loss
Jayson Tatum scores 23 in Celtics' summer league loss

The crowd was mostly quiet during Wednesday night's summer league game between the Celtics and Spurs, which made the sudden shout particularly audible and desperate. Only one other player, Abdel Nader, (13 points) scored in double figures for Boston. Eric Griffin Griffin sealed the win for the Jazz when he grabbed an offensive rebound and turned ...

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  • Jose Mourinho 'disappointed' by lack of signings at Manchester United
Jose Mourinho 'disappointed' by lack of signings at Manchester United

Jose Mourinho has identified Morata as the man to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Manchester United , and while the English Premier League club have flirted with bids for Andrea Belotti and Romelu Lukaku , of Torino and Everton respectively, the Spain worldwide is the striker the manager wants.

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  • Wayde van Niekerk smashes Johnson's meeting record
Wayde van Niekerk smashes Johnson's meeting record

The Olympic champion even slowed before crossing the line‚ but he still stopped the clock on 43.62sec‚ a record for this Diamond League meet and a time faster than any active athlete in the world. Here he exceeded 22m four times, with a best of 22.39m, a meeting record. Ethiopia's Olympic women's 1,500m silver medallist Genzebe Dibaba tried to br...

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  • Hawks' Tim Hardaway: Signs offer sheet with Knicks
Hawks' Tim Hardaway: Signs offer sheet with Knicks

Atlanta has two days to match the contract offer before Hardaway rejoins the team that drafted him. Hardaway Jr. was drafted by the Knicks and spent the first two years of his career with the team. He averaged almost 13 points per game this year during the Hawks' first-round playoff series against the Wizards. Hardaway Jr.is now a restricted fr...

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  • Rockies Pitcher Jon Gray Crushes 467-Foot Home Run
Rockies Pitcher Jon Gray Crushes 467-Foot Home Run

The Rockies made some noise in the eighth inning on a double by Raimel Tapia and a sacrifice fly by DJ LeMahieu, but after Charlie Blackmon singled, stole second and moved to third on an error , Gonzalez struck out to finish his frustrating 0-for-4 day.

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  • Easy for Djokovic and Federer, Isner's fifth-set woe and Gulbis' upset
Easy for Djokovic and Federer, Isner's fifth-set woe and Gulbis' upset

He went on to claim it 7-6, winning 15 out of 16 points between the conclusion of the first set and start of the second. Roger Federer has eased through to the third round of Wimbledon after brushing aside Dusan Lajovic 7-6 (7-0) 6-3 6-2.

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  • John McEnroe compares Novak Djokovic to Tiger Woods
John McEnroe compares Novak Djokovic to Tiger Woods

An inconsistent season has seen Djokovic drop to four in the world rankings but the 12-time Grand Slam victor won the Eastbourne tune up event last week without dropping a set, and produced a near faultless performance. That's all I can say. I'm not really sure. Djokovic married his wife in 2014 after the pair initially became a couple back in...

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  • Google Maps crowdsources info for wheelchair-accessible places
Google Maps crowdsources info for wheelchair-accessible places

In December 2016, the search giant first added information about the accessibility of locations on its mapping service for the first time, asking "Local Guides " (basically, super-keen Google users) to answer questions about the places they visit.

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  • 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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  • Mo Farah responds to Fancy Bears hack
Mo Farah responds to Fancy Bears hack

It isn't clear exactly why there was any change or exactly what evidence may have been behind any suspicion. " Mo Farah has been subject to many blood tests during his career and has never failed a single one" said the spokesperson. Some were already banned at the time the email containing the data was apparently sent. In a statement given to P...

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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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