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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

There were about a dozen pictures of friends and family along with his slogan F2G, which means "Faithful to the Grind". Fultz, who played just 25 games in col...


Ostapenko Stuns Halep for 1st WTA Title at French Open

Ostapenko is also the first unseeded player to win the women's singles title at Roland Garros in the Open era and the youngest victor of the French Open fo...


Philadelphia 76ers pick Markelle Fultz with #1 pick in 2017 NBA Draft

In the National Basketball Association draft's first unscripted moment, the Boston Celtics took Jayson Tatum of Duke with the third pick. The Sixers wen...


Lions are ready to roar ahead of first Test, insists Graham Rowntree

It was an emotional occasion for Gatland but his Lions were magnificent despite knowing that they faced an uphill battle to force their way into the Test team f...


How to watch the 2017 National Basketball Association draft

However, New Orleans traded that pick to IN for cash and the Pacers got Xavier guard Edmond Sumner. Tatum is the second Chaminade alum to go third overall, Br...


Cleveland Cavaliers players warning Bulls' Jimmy Butler not to join Cavs

Just recently, Paul George let his longtime team, the Indiana Pacers , know of his intentions to leave after the upcoming National Basketball Association sea...


Magic draft Florida State's Isaac with sixth overall pick

Jonathan Isaac walks off stage after being selected by the Orlando Magic as the sixth pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, ...


Nate Diaz Stockton Slaps A Rock Star

The Conor McGregor-Nate Diaz drama has been endless ever since the two first fought way back at UFC 196, and a new wrinkle was added Wednesday when Diaz's forme...


Golden Knights make flurry of deals on draft night

Fleury was "knighted", taken in the NHL Expansion Draft by the Las Vegas Golden Knights. This week, they'll finally have one player apiece from the other 30...


Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

One of the NBA's best two-way players may soon be on his way to the Minnesota Timberwolves . Butler has averaged at least 36.9 minutes over each of the las...


76ers draft Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick acquired from Celtics

Duke had two players in the top 14, and nobody else placed more than one. That's a trend that could slow down after this year. But there is always an elemen...


Perron among unprotected Blues for National Hockey League expansion draft

George McPhee can't wait to fill up the white board, the one in the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft room. That's a quality forward available for the Golde...


Fearless Ostapenko 'amazed' by French Open triumph

Maintaining this high standard will now be the main thing for Ostapenko but she is confident of handling the extra pressure that will be placed on her shoulde...


Timberwolves draft UA's Markkanen with seventh overall pick

Notably, he shot 42.3 percent from 3-point range. According to Stein's report June 19, the Cavaliers would have to involve a third team to acquire Butler ....


Three Kentucky players chosen in first round of NBA Draft

The first two picks of the NBA Draft are largely agreed upon by most mock drafts. Mason, the Big 12's player of the year and KU's 29th consensus first-team ...


Bill Cosby spokesman says town halls are planned

The judge presiding over comedian Bill Cosby's trial has released the names of the 12 jurors and six alternates. "The issue can affect any young person, espec...


Hornets' Clifford: Howard can return to All-Star level

Aldridge who is considered their second go-to-guy failed to step his game up in the absence of Leonard as he was expected to. As Good Morning America produ...


Mexico beat New Zealand 2-1

The match turned when Porto midfielder Hector Herrera came on for the second half and Mexico's attacks started to flow. " We know how to adapt to differen...


America's Cup sailors have social media #battleofbermuda

The last meeting between these teams in the America's Cup Match saw Spithill and his team complete one of the most remarkable comebacks in sporting history to...


Andre Ward becomes pound-for-pound king, stops Sergey Kovalev

While that is up for debate, the current reality is that Andre Ward finished off a fighter who had been feared by much of the boxing world. Kovalev cl...


Ostapenko and Halep will determine the champion of Roland Garros

The fast conditions have helped the Czech and, after Halep controlled the first set, Pliskova found her range on her big serve and forehand in the second. Hal...


Trade for Paul George no longer imminent

George, according to those familiar with his thinking, anxious about the same thing. For the most part, speculation has been that the Cleveland Cavaliers ,...


Tatum figures to go early in NBA draft

But there could also be some great verbal jabs in the future. ■ The Philadelphia 76ers are expected to take Washington's Markelle Fultz with the No. If Sm...


Harry Kane to retain England captaincy for France friendly

But with a famous victory on the cards, England skipper Harry Kane levelled in stoppage time to deflate the Tartan Army and the Celtic forward. So to sc...


Toni Nadal hails 'brilliant' Rafa

It is hard to compare this tournament to any other. I'm a practice world champion now and that's not who I want to be. I just won the most important event of th...


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

Your best bet is to check who is showing the game in your country, and if they have an online service or iOS/Android app to watch it on. In the second half,...


NBA Draft set for tonight

He's already learned about life at the trade deadline. The 76ers took Evan Turner with the No. 2 overall pick in 2010 and expected to pair him with Jrue Holiday...


Real Madrid 'reach verbal agreements' with Kylian Mbappe and Gianluigi Donnarumma

He also led Monaco to its first Ligue 1 title since 2000, ending Paris Saint Germain four-years run. Perez assured the fans that the Portugal worldwide ...


Josh Jackson Signs Sneaker Deal Ahead Of NBA Draft

While that works for picks for teams picking in the top 10, that advantage appears to disappear for teams picking No. 11 or later. The player most often mention...


Ronaldo ready to pay $16.39 million in Spanish tax fraud case

Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage English Premier League club Chelsea for a second spell before signing with Manchester United a year ago. Madri...


FA ends £16m Ladbrokes deal over conflict of interest

As such, the partnership with Ladbrokes will end with immediate effect, but the FA will continue to work with the bookmaker and other gambling companies on ...


PSG, to Chase Real Madrid Star

It released a statement confirming there had been no contact with Mourinho or his representatives from either the Spanish tax authorities or the public prosecut...


French Open Day 15: Nadal makes it 10

Rafael Nadal has announced that he will be skipping the Aegon Championships at London's Queen's Club beginning on 19 June on advice from his doctor to get ...


Hamilton wins in Canada for sixth time

Mercedes driver, Lewis Hamilton , has finally admitted that their victory at the Grand Prix in Canada is important to their chances of winning a championship ...


Germany clings on to beat Australia after keeper's blunders

Whoever controls the ball will dominate", said the Celta Vigo man. The seachange in Australia's fortunes came about after a personnel change at the break, w...