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GM Griffin, Cavs part ways after title, 3 straight Finals

In a statement , Griffin said he was appreciative of the opportunity given to him by Gilbert, adding, "I am extremely excited for my next challenge in the Natio...


Mayweather to fight UFC star McGregor Aug. 26

It finally came together and Nevada boxing officials on Wednesday approved the date for a Mayweather Promotions bout. The 40-year-old Mayweather announced h...


Cavs Rumors: David Griffin Expected to Part Ways With Cleveland Cavaliers

In a statement , Griffin said he was appreciative of the opportunity given to him by Gilbert, adding, "I am extremely excited for my next challenge in the Natio...


Cristiano Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case July 31 - court

Real Madrid defeated Juventus , 4-1, back on June 3 to claim its third championship during Ronaldo's tenure. "No offer has been received for him". The Portu...


Andy Murray suffers shock first-round defeat to lucky loser at Queen's

Thompson lost in qualifying on Sunday and was sitting around watching the tennis in the London sunshine when he got the call that he had made the draw at lunc...


When is the NBA draft? 2017 date, schedule, draft order

On top of its No. 3 overall pick, Philadelphia is also sending the 2018 first-round?pick it owns via the Los Angeles Lakers, which the Sixers acquired from Pho...


Dani Alves agrees two-year deal to join Manchester City from Juventus

The news comes as reports in Italy claim that following a meeting between Juve and the players agent, it has been decided that Alves will be able to rip up hi...


Macron's Party Wins Absolute Majority In Parliament

French President Emmanuel Macron (L) greets junior minister for the Digital Sector Mounir Mahjoubi (R) near French junior minister for Disabled People Sophie...


Ostapenko: 'Enjoy the match, fight until last point' | Wins Roland Garros 2017

Women's tennis has been crying out for a young player to not just make a breakthrough but build on it and become a great champion. Halep could not have expect...


Warriors-Cavaliers generate highest ratings for Finals series since Michael Jordan era

The two-time US Olympic gold medallist scored more than 30 points in each of the five games - the first player since Shaquille O'Neal in 2000 for the LA Laker...


Paul George prefers to sign with Lakers as free agent in 2018

While McMenamin reports that it would be "hard" for the Cavs to deal anything significant for a one-year rental of George, the Cavs also believe that the one ...


Ward celebrates big win while Kovalev plans protest

Ward was the victor by unanimous decision after 12 rounds, becoming the undisputed light heavyweight champion. Still, hes eager to clear up any remaining dou...


Warren Gatland: 'Sam Warburton fighting for starting spot'

That made it a lot easier for us to get up in the air and to compete. "We're busy. We're in it constantly". We're still developing as a team and finding an iden...


American filly Lady Aurelia wins again at Royal Ascot

We had a couple of winners and we spent a lot of quality time together. The annual June meeting at Ascot is one of the most important in the British flat-raci...


Knicks' Phil Jackson open to dealing Kristaps Porzingis as interest grows

A "frenzy of interest" in Porzingis has emerged, according to Wojnarowski , as other teams become aware of Jackson's stance on the matter. If the last 48 h...


LeBron James says he never played for a 'super team.' Really?

King James has made it to the Finals seven straight seasons, making him (and James Jones, of course) the only two players in National Basketball Association his...


Real president Perez 'not contemplating' Ronaldo departure

The Real Madrid superstar has been accused of defrauding authorities of £12.95m and will give evidence after a complain was filed to the Spanish court. He s...


Real president Perez "not contemplating" Ronaldo departure

United sold Ronaldo to Real Madrid in the summer of 2009 for £80m and they have tried to set up a deal for his return on at least one occasion since his dep...


Novak Djokovic v Dominic Thiem - player profiles

She compiled a whopping 46-15 advantage in winners against the 23rd-seeded Stosur, who won the 2011 U.S. Open. Williams, whose sister Serena is not playing in...


No offer received for Ronaldo, says Real Madrid boss

Free-spending Paris St Germain have also been linked with a player that Perez insists there have been no bids for, nor he says has there been any offers for Al...


Yasiel Puig suspended 1 game for flipping off Indians fans

Bauer has at times said he was happy with a pitch that had been hit for a home run, often shrugging his shoulders. But he has now given up four home runs in t...


Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal shouldn't panic after Mexico draw

The overall result will be a positive one for Mexico as they showed a gull to battle back from being down a goal twice to tie that match both times. Ronaldo s...


Kevin Durant to decline option and re-sign with Warriors

In his first season with Golden State, he won his long-awaited first National Basketball Association championship thanks to a dominant performance in the playof...


Whicker: Andre Ward stops Kovalev in the 8th

The 33-year-old screamed to the world that he is now the undisputed No 1 following his conquering of Kovalev . "I don't have any more patience remaining left"....


Cristiano Ronaldo rumours rubbished by Bayern chief executive Rummenigge

Perez, a 70-year-old construction magnate, was elected unopposed Monday for a third term in charge of Europe's most successful club. "I'm not contemplating th...


Re-elected Real Madrid president Perez set to speak about Ronaldo's future

Among the clubs reported to be interested in Ronaldo is former team Manchester United for a fee which could hit 200 million euros, with a possible get-out cla...


Cristiano Ronaldo in focus after Confederations Cup tie

Mexicos Héctor Moreno , marked by Portugals No6, José Fonte, directs his header off the inside of the post and in during injury-time. A four-time Ballon d'Or...


Lewis Hamilton wins in Canada

There was no talk of underdogs at the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday as Lewis Hamilton led Mercedes to a first one-two finish of the season in a ideal respon...


India captain Virat Kohli: Pakistan completely outplayed us in Champions Trophy final

Title-holders India , set 339 to win, collapsed to 33 for three and 54 for five against a team they had thrashed by 124 runs in their tournament opener at Ed...


Sarfraz hopes Champions Trophy triumph ends Pakistan exile

They were eventually dismissed for 158 in reply to Pakistan's 338 for four, which featured Fakhar Zaman's 114, the left-handed opener's maiden one-day world...


Woman accidentally grabs snake while reaching for dog toy

A man took to YouTube to share security camera footage of his wife's reaction when she realised the rope she just picked up was actually a rattlesnake . The ...


Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

Russian Federation convincingly beat New Zealand 2-0 at the St Petersburg stadium in front of 50,251 people, including President Vladimir Putin and FIFA p...


Ronaldo is here to stay, insists Real Madrid boss Perez

Amid reports that Cristiano Ranoldo has made a decision to leave Real Madrid , manager Zinedine Zidane has contacted the star striker to convince him to remain...


Real Madrid boss Perez tackles Ronaldo problem

Perez says he will hold talks with the 32-year-old after his national side's campaign in the ongoing Federation Internationale de Football Association event. P...


Murray into semi-finals after taming Nishikori

It is a repeat of last year's semi-final, which Murray won in four sets before going on to lose in the final. The world No. 1 reached as far as the finals a y...