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What Royce Lewis brings to the Minnesota Twins as No 1 pick

The Cincinnati Reds selected right-handed pitcher Hunter Greene of Notre Dame High School in Sherman Oaks, Calif. NO. 3: THE SAN DIEGO PADRES SELECT WHI...


Halep back from brink to reach French Open semi-final

Sir Andy Murray of Great Britain, the world number one, will meet Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka in a repeat of last year's semi-final in the other match. "And t...


Warren Gatland declares Owen Farrell fit for first Test

Kristian Dacey, Tomas Francis, Cory Hill and Gareth Davies were called up by Gatland from the Wales squad which beat Tonga on Friday and Allan Dell and Finn Rus...


Expansion draft: Panthers protect Bjugstad, leave Marchessault, Smith, Luongo up for grabs

Received a text this morning from a friend who mused, "I wonder how every other expansion team of the last 40 years feels about the consideration that the Vega...


Lions tour captain Warburton not in starting team for first test

At half-back, as expected Owen Farrell has recovered from a quad strain, where he will be expected to dictate play alongside Conor Murray , with their tactic...


Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia at Confed Cup

Ronaldo's goal was the highlight of the first period, although he forced Akinfeev into a save from point-blank range with a shot midway through the half. Win...


Kunitz, Fleury left unprotected in National Hockey League expansion draft

After Fleury agreed to waive the no-movement clause in his contract, the Penguins protected goaltender Matt Murray, who led them a week ago to their second cons...


Rumor Central: Rockets' Patrick Beverley on trade block?

Harden signed a four-year, $117 million contract extension last summer and has two years remaining worth $58.7 million before he can opt-out and test free agenc...


Why Sears Holding Corp Stock Was Falling Today

Art Limited Co stated it has 0.02% of its portfolio in Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ: SHLD ). Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) has declined 29.81% since June...


Portugal vs Mexico 2017 Confederation Cup group stage match end in draw

Ronaldo added in his post-match interview: 'We are calm and we have to think about the next game. "We could have killed off the match but it didn't happen". H...


Russia get off to winning start in Confederations Cup

A handful of performers blackened their faces and carried bananas to represent Cameroon during a parade to honour the eight teams taking part in the upcoming ...


Florentino Perez on David De Gea moving to Real Madrid

I know Cristiano. He's a great guy and a professional. Perez's first task after being reelected unopposed as Real Madrid president on Monday will be to ap...


Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russian Federation

Russian Federation have only ever qualified for three World Cups, given a free pass into 2018 since they're the host nation, whilst reaching the semi-finals...


Victoria Azarenka makes winning return following birth of her son

Azarenka, 27, saved all three of the match points to force a tie-break, which she won on her third match point for a 6-3 4-6 7-6 (9-7) victory despite having tr...


British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton to feature against Highlanders

While Hogg's injury is a concern, the Lions have brought a positive mindset to Dunedin after their momentum-boosting win over the Crusaders on Saturday in C...


Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

He also claimed he has not spoken with the player, who is representing Portugal at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation. Spanish prosecutor also filed...


Confed Cup: Chicharito Scores As Resilient Mexico Hold Portugal

Host Russia tops the group with three points after defeating New Zealand 2-0 in the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup on Saturday. Ronaldo's repres...


Russia, Iran sanctions bill hits roadblock in US House

The so-called "blue slip" violation occurs thanks to a constitutional requirement, which stipulates that any bill raising revenue for the government must origin...


Nate Diaz's former management seeking $1m in compensation for breach of contract

For those of you holding out hope that Nate Diaz completes the trilogy with his UFC nemesis, #ConorMcGregor , you may have to wait for the Stockton native to...


Clippers gauging interest for potential DeAndre Jordan deal

Haynes expanded on the topic in his piece by saying the Clippers have spoken with a few teams about the big man. The Phoenix Suns are among those teams, a...


'Beggar' Remark For Farmers' Families Pits Badal Against Badal In Punjab

It also announced a hike in the ex-gratia relief to families of farmers who commit suicide to Rs5 lakh from the existing Rs3 lakh. In a bid to fulfill one o...


Paul George reportedly plans to join Lakers in 2018

George instructed his agent to inform new Pacers president Kevin Pritchard of the All-Star forward's plans, according to the Vertical . George has t...


Woj: Lakers Taking Major Risk Letting Boston or Cleveland Rent Paul George

The Los Angeles Lakers have offered the Indiana Pacers the No. 27 and No. 28 picks in Thursday's National Basketball Association draft along with either Jor...


Pakistan pays India back in same coin in Champions trophy final

Former Twenty Skipper Shahid Afridi believes Pakistan has the ability to develop into one of the top three teams by the time the 2019 World Cup to be play...


Wounded congressman sends Father's Day message - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Jack Sava, who treated Scalise at the hospital, said Friday. A week after he was shot in the hip during a Republican baseball team practice, House Majorit...


New Zealand and Bangladesh cling on to Champions Trophy semi-final hopes

England will look to put one foot in the semi-finals with a second successive win while New Zealand will aim for two full points after rain denied them a cra...


Becker declared bankrupt by London court

She refused to adjourn the case for another 28 days and announced a bankruptcy order. It was a crushing fall from grace for Becker, who was once reputedly wor...


Champions Trophy Future in doubt

They beat the hot favourites and their arch-rival India by 180 runs. "Perhaps because of that, they were able to adjust well in those conditions", the former Au...


For some rookies, NBA draft isn't the start of a pro career

According to ESPN's Chad Ford, Ntilikina's coach at Strasbourg, Vincent Collet, will coach with the Dallas Mavericks' Summer League squad. As the Daily New...


LeBron James Dunks On Kids At Son's Birthday Party

James can opt out of his deal after the 2017-18 season. The birthday party had a play basketball court and football field set up and instead of being a super...


Pacers tried to start Paul George bidding war between Warriors-Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers - a team I said should trade for George immediately to keep up with the Golden State Warriors - seemed to be interested. But if you'...


Daley and Blues braced for improved Maroons in Origin II

Cordner is yet to discuss with Daley the coach's plans beyond this year with speculation the Blues boss has been worn down in the past five years, but his skipp...


British and Irish Lions team to face All Blacks

First up, ABs coach Steve Hansen and his co-selectors deserve a collective tick for naming their best squad. Hansen added it was great to have Read and Crot...


Grand Strand remembers victims of Orlando nightclub shooting on one-year anniversary

During the gruesome attack mass shooter Omar Mateen managed to keep police at bay for more than three hours before he, too, was shot and killed. Hundreds ...


An Extraordinary New Promo For Mayweather Vs McGregor Has Just Been Released

WWE executive and part-time wrestler Paul "Triple H" Levesque, for one, is hoping for that possibility. The big talking point around how the event will do at ...