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Fultz, Ball are NBA's next stars

I genuinely believe Ball is the best player in this draft class . Before whispers of the trade surfaced with Boston and Philadelphia, Fultz was scheduled to work out for the Celtics . This is the ideal place for Lavar to start officially marketing his son's Big Baller brand. Just after the D'Angelo trade got passed, Dwight Howard then got traded to the Charlotte Hornets for Miles Plumlee in also a salary dump trade. Read More »

Brooks Koepka US Open victory pushes new major victor streak to 7


I don't even know what was going on. I thought the way my game set up, I can win multiple times a year, I really do. I couldn't possibly shoot any higher than I did. Koepka was 16 under par for the tournament, and that matched the record set by Rory McIlroy when he won the U.S. Open at Congressional in 2011. While Koepka jokes his victory will "hopefully make up for" the Father's Day card he didn't get his dad, there's no doubt in his mind there will be opportunities for further celebrations. Read More »

Lions skipper Warburton returns to face Highlanders


The Wales global has not featured for the Lions since their opening tour game against New Zealand Provincial Barbarians due to an ankle injury. Jared Payne gets a shot in the 15 shirt for the Lions against the Highlanders tomorrow night, while Leigh Halfpenny and Anthony Watson have also both played at fullback on his tour. Read More »

Di Maria fined £1.76m and sentenced to one year in prison

Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho may not be having that reunion at Old Trafford after all. Mourinho guided Real Madrid to the 2011/12 LaLiga title, returning to manage Chelsea after leaving the Bernabeu in June 2013 before taking over as Manchester United boss last summer. Read More »

Rich Gotham: Celtics 'have the luxury to wait for a great deal'


Jackson has been heavily rumored to be Danny Ainge's target on Thursday night , part of the reason he traded out of the first spot (Duke's Jayson Tatum and Florida State's Jonathan Isaac are other rumored players). 1 overall pick who missed the entire season with a foot injury. "It's going to make us a really special team down the road", Jackson said. Sixers faithful are hopeful that they will reap the benefits of "The Process", as Fultz teams up with Embiid and Simmons in order to ... Read More »

Dolphins Wanted To Sign Peyton Manning After Ryan Tannehill Injury


Said Archie: "The text message came back from Peyton, 'You tell them I could probably come play, but there's no way I can miss carpool the next two weeks.' So, he was done." The first question I'm going to get at the press conference in the morning is if I'm going to try you bring you to Miami. Read More »

Real Madrid is bigger than Ronaldo - Figo

Earlier this year, prosecutors had filed a lawsuit against the Portuguese superstar, accusing him of defrauding authorities out of the money between 2011 and 2014. What I have been told is that he is using the same corporate structure that he used in the United Kingdom and there were no problems there. The last time I spoke to Ronaldo was after the Cardiff match and we spoke about next season. Read More »

FIFA video review goal is avoiding errors, not perfection

It may not possess the gravitas of the World Cup, or produce the drama of the Euros, but there are still plenty of reasons to follow the Confederations Cup . Who are the players to watch out for? The likes of Mesut Ozil, Manuel Neuer, Toni Kroos and Sami Khedira all miss out. Leroy Sane has been in fine form of late, and will be keen to make an impression on the global stage, while young talents such as Timo Werner, Julian Brandt and Niklas Sule are set to get their chance to shine. Read More »

Gracious Halep hails shock French Open champion Ostapenko

With Serena Williams , Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka all missing from the event, this year's French Open title had been there for the taking, particularly after women's top seed Angelique Kerber of Germany was knocked out in the first round and there were no more Grand Slam champions left in the draw by the quarter-final stage. Read More »

Spanish prosecutors accuse Mourinho of $3.7 million tax fraud

The four-time world player of the year, who said last week his "conscience is clear", is threatening to leave Madrid over the affair, according to Spanish and Portuguese media. In the ongoing saga that is fully grown men not understanding how taxes work while playing football in Spain , Angel Di Maria has been handed a one year suspended prison sentence after admitting to committing tax fraud during his time with Real Madrid . Read More »

8-time champ Federer beats Zverev for Halle quarterfinal

The world number five, building up to an assault on an eighth Wimbledon title in July, will next face Karen Khachanov , who defeated fellow Russian Andrey Rublev 7-6 (10/8), 4-6, 6-3 in his last-eight clash. The third seed needed to take a medical time-out to treat a back injury before playing on for a few points and retiring with the score at 3-2 in the first set for the Russian. Read More »

Could Team NZ still be savaged by Oracle TeamUSA?


Emirates Team New Zealand Skipper Glenn Ashby was quick to highlight they had plenty to improve and work on over the next 10 days if the team are to be ultimately successful. " I don't know what you're talking about ", Spithill said, all mock innocence when asked about New Zealand media reports that two bow sections had been seen being carried from the Americans' base to that of SoftBank Team Japan , the vanquished would-be challenger with whom the US have had a close working relationship. Read More »

India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy


Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has announced price money of Rs 10 million each for every player of the national cricket team, as a reward for winning their maiden Champions Trophy on Sunday. According to Pathak, similar incidents between the two sets of fans have occurred in the past. Along with the Indian trio, the jury comprising former English captain Michael Atherton, India's Sourav Ganguly and Ramiz Raja of Pakistan, among others, selected four Pakistanis, three Englishmen and ... Read More »

New Zealand 30 Lions 15: Top Opta facts


And I mean down and dirty in the most respectful way. Since Adam was a cowboy, if your tight five do their job then everyone else can play. Savea has struggled in recent years in Super Rugby, but always seemed to rise to the occasion on duty with the All Blacks , holding a remarkable strike rate of scoring 46 times in 53 tests. Read More »

Praise for All Blacks 'masterclass', concern for Lions


AUCKLAND , June 23 They have shelled out thousands of dollars and travelled 18,000 kilometres around the world to drink beer and roar on a team that never plays at home - the " Red Army " of British and Irish Lions supporters has hit Auckland . Read More »

Bergeaud reste et le budget augmente — Boulazac Basket

Une autre prolongation de contrat a été annoncé ce soir: celle du jeune arrière Stephan Gauthier (21ans). Si son temps de jeu a augmenté cette saison (il n'avait joué que deux matchs la saison passée contre vingt cette année), Stephan Gauthier continuera son apprentissage dans une nouvelle division, la Pro A. Read More »

Portugal likely to rest Cristiano Ronaldo as semis beckon

Want to know more about the Confederations Cup? The team played very well against a side playing at home with the support of their fans. "We have four points and we have to congratulate our team". We have a team rule: the maximum trust, the maximum respect and the maximum attitude. We started from the ground up. Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio has apologised after television cameras caught him using an expletive during Wednesday's ill-tempered Confederations Cup match against New ... Read More »

Ronaldo to testify over allegation


But a statement released by Mourinho's representatives Gestifute Media said he had not been informed personally of the accusations. Prosecutors claim that the Portuguese manager-who took over at Manchester United last year-failed to declare income of 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012. Read More »

Philadelphia 76ers take Fultz, Lakers choose Ball in NBA draft

They led a record-setting run of one-and-dones in the National Basketball Association draft. It did not matter to the Sixers that Fultz is the first player from a losing team to go No. But the Sixers aren't counting on the Fultz-Simmons-Embiid core to simply entertain in 140-character bursts. The two Sixers teammates were obviously referring to LaVar Ball and his son, Lonzo , who went second overall to the Los Angeles Lakers . Read More »

76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers Lonzo Ball at top of NBA draft

Here are the draft grades for the #Atlantic Division. He is clearly excited to make his dream come true, but as he goes on to explain, he equally as excited to be a 76er - something that has been rare to find over the past few seasons. It marks the fourth straight year the Blue Devils have produced a top-three pick. Those are lottery pick tools, but he wound up being selected with the 47th pick in the draft . Read More »