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Magic Johnson Couldn't Resist Trashing Poor D'Angelo Russell

Since Los Angeles landed the second overall pick back in mid-May, there had been the steady expectation that the team would take the former UCLA product. In e...


Blackhawks Select Defenseman Ian Mitchell In 2nd Round Of NHL Draft

The Sabres' owner, who is being billed as an "alumnus/patron of Penn State University", will be alongside NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman , players' associat...


Loew: Experience of facing Chile is priceless for Germany

The outcome leaves Chile and Germany with 4 points apiece two matches, though the South American squad has an advantage on goal difference. The result ...


Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying

Red Bull's Max Verstappen set the fastest time in first practice at the 2017 Azerbaijan Formula One Grand Prix in Baku on Friday as he posted a lap of one...


Winter Wonderland: Dual Classic Winner Freezes Rivals In G1 Coronation Stakes

Kennet Valley Thoroughbreds's Magical Memory (Ire ) (Zebedee ) was fourth when favourite for this race staged on unsuitable good-to-soft past year and although...


Jason Roy Given Out Obstructing The Field

A new playing condition has been introduced clarifying that on appeal from the fielding team, if the umpire feels that a batsman, whilst running between the wic...


Security under spotlight at Russia's Confed Cup

The match saw New Zealand's Michael Boxall score an own goal as he tried to clear a shot from Denis Glushakov. Russian Federation cruised to a comfortable 2...


Mexico relishing chance to show their worth against Russia

Ronaldo scored the only goal of the game as he headed his side in front just eight minutes into the match. Defender Hector Moreno is listed as doubtful becaus...


New York Islanders trade Travis Hamonic to Calgary Flames

Hamonic, 26, has played his entire seven-year N.H.L. career with the Islanders. As a result of injuries, Hamonic played in only 49 games last season. F. Berub...


Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

The six-game 2017 Stanley Cup Final featuring the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators gained almost 20% in viewership over last year's event - als...


Mayweather to fight McGregor in August

Promotion for the event will be handled by Showtime, although the UFC will run its Embedded series during the fight build-up. "When I step in there, I'm g...


Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor finalize fight for Aug

Mayweather announced the fight on his Instagram account with a graphic saying "IT'S OFFICIAL!" showing pictures of both fighters and listing Las Vegas as...


Twins picked Lewis after another draft prospect turned down their offer

Hunter Greene was selected by Cincinnati as a pitcher, while Brendan McKay's bat attracted Tampa Bay. The right-handed hitting Lewis was also named the Los An...


It's a freshman run in the National Basketball Association draft

Not surprisingly, Wildcats coach John Calipari was on hand to congratulate the future millionaires. But Fultz had only one thing in mind when he heard it. The...


Real Madrid Not Contemplating Ronaldo's Departure - Florentino Perez

Mourinho and Ronaldo are among seven clients of Portuguese agent Jorge Mendes who have been investigated for possible tax fraud. Spanish prosecutors have f...


Kohli rift causes Kumble to quit as coach

However, Kohli before India's opening encounter at the Champions Trophy against Pakistan, had rejected the reports of him having rift with the head coach, say...


Cespedes, Duda power Mets over Giants 11-4

Cabrera had just been activated from the 10-day disabled list and had not played the position since September 2014. Nevertheless, there was concern that Cabre...


Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

The team has already had a year to work with Simmons in private, while Embiid established himself as one of the league's best big men during his brief stint las...


Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Vargas, who has 34 goals for Chile , nearly added to the lead in the first half with a powerful shot that struck the crossbar. Germany however equalised fo...


Jose Mourinho Releases Statement Vehemently Denying Latest Tax Fraud Allegations

Mourinho managed Real Madrid from 2010 to 2013. However, PSG won't offer as much money as Real Madrid were expecting. A source confirmed to ESPN FC ...


First among equals as Halep, Ostapenko eye French title

Even more remarkably, she is the first player, man or woman, to win their first title in a Grand Slam event since Gustavo Kuerten won the men's crown here, ...


Eight-time champion Federer to face Zverev in Halle final

Federer , the 18-time Grand Slam title victor who is building up for an assault on an eighth Wimbledon title next month, next faces 2016 Halle champion Flo...


America's Cup: Team New Zealand hold the edge over Team USA

But Emirates Team New Zealand was able to live with Oracle Team USA, and after both boats flew to mark 1 nearly level the Kiwi yacht found a click more pace...


Hamilton snatches Baku pole from Bottas

Although Verstappen set the fastest times in both sessions, the Dutchman ended the afternoon in the wall at turn one on an otherwise impressive day for his Red ...


Knicks look overseas for help with No 8 pick

So Boston didn't have that second lottery pick to offer NY in exchange for Porzingis . They only won 31 games & missed playoffs by a mile. Wojnarowski adds ...


Lions wonder-try is mere consolation as All Blacks dominate opening Test

Farrell missed the conversion and the hosts took a 13-8 lead into the break. "We play across the venues in New Zealand , but this is probably the one we fee...


Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down

He says it gives him something to work toward. Though most of the attention was focused on Ball on Friday at his introductory news conference at the Lakers' p...


Vegas Golden Knights may get franchise goalie, young roster

Marc Methot (Ottawa ) - On top of his addition improving the Leafs top four, another fringe benefit of acquiring Norris Trophy victor Erik Karlsson's defense pa...


Washington Wizards NBA draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades

Basketball victor after averaging 23.2 points, 10.3 assists, six steals, 5.3 rebounds and a block per game. Lydon, a 6-foot-9 sharpshooting forward, averaged ...


Jose Mourinho defends tax history after Spanish authorities file lawsuit

Previously, the current Manchester United manager headed up Chelsea, Inter Milan, FC Porto, União de Leiria and Benfica. Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Fal...


NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?

It was fun watching the confetti rain down as Sixers fans at an outdoor draft party cheered raucously as Fultz's name was announced by NBA Commissioner A...


Britain turns tables on New Zealand to win Youth America's Cup

Britain had finished second and fifth in Wednesday's first two races, and New Zealand looked to have done enough when they crossed the line in the final race as...


Hamilton struggles in Baku as Verstappen sets the pace

Ricciardo's crash with just three minutes on the clock then threatened to scupper Hamilton's chances as all cars were forced to return to the pits, but he picke...


Australia 2 Germany 3

Tim Cahill prepares to come on during the FIFA Confederations Cup match against Germany . " Germany are doing the right thing, " Postecoglou said in Aus...


Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft

People can expect me to be a fierce competitor and someone who can lead a team and get out and defend. Fultz is an dynamic scorer who averaged 23.2 PPG for the ...