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Duke's Jayson Tatum selected No. 3 overall by Celtics

With Brown already in place, and the Celtics not infatuated with any player in this draft, why not trade that third pick for a proven commodity? "A lot of peo...


76ers focused on extending Joel Embiid

Brown, for his part, sees Fultz as a "perfect complement" not only to Simmons but also to Joel Embiid , who, unsurprisingly, has also reached out to Fultz on...


Confederations Cup: Cameroon near exit as Australia draw

The heart of the side came through the 2007 U-20 World Cup; those key players are now reaching the veteran stage and this is their fourth consecutive tourname...


Lonzo Ball feels Brandon Ingram has a superstar potential

Owners of 16 National Basketball Association championships, the Lakers have missed the playoffs in each of the last four seasons. "We expect a Ball jersey h...


Federer demolishes Zverev to win ninth Halle title

Speaking at the post-match presentation, Federer said: "It's been a hard year - we had a lot of practice, a lot of training, a lot of rehab to do, so it's nic...


Why Celtics are holding a grudge against Josh Jackson

Ojeleye played at Duke for two seasons before transferring to SMU. That served as a reminder as to why despite having a handful of players under consideration...


Alvaro Arbeloa retires from football

Arbeloa made more than 150 appearances for Madrid in two stints at the club and is open to a return to the Bernabeu. Alvaro Arbeloa has revealed that he c...


Josh Jackson: Not enough time to work out for Celtics after trade

We didn't hold it against him. "He's putting a lot of stuff out there". The Boston Celtics have selected forward Jayson Tatum with the No. 3 pick in the N...


Los Angeles Lakers GM compares Lonzo Ball to...Tom Brady?

TMZ was able to track down LaVar Ball's father at Los Angeles International Airport. "I told you. From the words of Zeus, Jesus, everybody said he gonna ...


Cavaliers owner, Billups met for 2nd straight day

The former All-Star guard met Tuesday with Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert about a position in Cleveland's front office, a person familiar with the encounter to...


Hometown standout Lonzo Ball eager to play for LA Lakers

During the 2017 NBA Draft , LaVar Ball said his son's Lakers would make the playoffs in his first season. Expect LaVar Ball to respond in some ...


Return of 'Great Montreal Raft Race' put the fun back in F1

Hamilton's team-mate Valtteri Bottas managed to split the Red Bulls in Practice Two to show Mercedes' outright pace and team boss Toto Wolff expects a tou...


Rio Ferdinand dreams of Cristiano Ronaldo's Manchester United return

Paris St Germain and Manchester United would appear to be the front runners for his signature but do not rule out Chelsea should Abramovic decide Hazard can b...


It's a massive boost for Pakistan cricket: Mickey Arthur

They have been charged with sedition, which is punishable by life in prison. "The arrests come as some Muslims in India say they feel a sense of rising alie...


Heino Kuhn set to crack nod in Proteas test squad

Phehlukwayo had a shy at the non striker's end and the ball hit Roy on his boot. South Africa are not quite in the desperate zone yet, but after another dis...


Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon

The Arsenal superstar has translated the form which saw him net 24 goals for Arsenal in the latest Premier League season - setting up both goals in the wi...


Two Winterhawks picked in first round of National Hockey League draft

So what did the Blackhawks do right, and what did they do wrong? It is the first year the Winterhawks have had multiple first-round NHL picks since Sven B...


Jayson Tatum: What The Celtics Are Getting With The No. 3 Pick

Jackson said he didn't work out for Boston because he and his agent didn't think the Celtics were interested in him when they had the number one overall pick...


Confederations Cup-2017 Germany went from defeat in the match against Chile

Despite Loew's positive appraisal, Chile could have been 2-0 when Eduardo Vargas rattled the crossbar on 20 minutes. Germany , with only three players ...


Mourinho in tax fraud net

Portuguese-born Mourinho is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012. Mourinho is accused of defrauding€1,611,537 ...


Matt Olson hits first career Major League Baseball home run for Oakland

Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson celebrates in the dugout after his two-run home run off Chicago White Sox relief pitcher Jake Petricka, which also scored Adam ...


Lonzo Ball introduced as 'new face of the Lakers' by Magic Johnson

Now, we're accustomed to seeing players compared to others in their respective sport, but to compare Lonzo's vision on the court to two of the best National F...


McKenzie in as NZ concerned for Ben Smith

He failed a concussion check. Savea, Barrett, Laumape and flanker Vaea Fifita were all released by Steve Hansen for the clash, with Fifita, capped for the All...


Federer struggles for 11th Gerry Weber final

Federer won the first meeting between the two on the clay courts of Rome in 2016, winning in straight sets, but the pair's second meeting at Halle past year ...


South Africa Beat England In A Thrilling T20 Encounter

Livingstone - a renowned big-hitter in county cricket - was unable to find any rhythm, though, and fine bowling from Chris Morris , Dane Paterson and Andile...


Mercedes more united than ever - Hamilton

Hamilton took full advantage of his 65th pole position and led from lights to flag to finish 15 seconds clear of Finn Bottas who, in turn, was 15 seconds ahead ...


North Korea carries out another rocket engine test

South Korea and North Korea remain divided and technically at war as the 1950-53 Korean War ended only with an armistice and not a peace treaty. The legacy...


Chile says it will consider joint bid for 2026 World Cup

Chile , on the contrary, is much more flexible. Alexis Sanchez punished a mistake by Arsenal colleague Shkodran Mustafi to open the scoring for the Chil...


Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks

The 76ers will be giving up their 2018 first-round pick that was received via the Los Angeles Lakers which Philly acquired during the 2015 National Basketball...


Philadelphia 76ers select Fultz with number one overall pick

Fultz, who was selected first overall by the Philadelphia 76ers , doesn't have his own brand like fellow draftee Lonzo Ball . I just don't get the plan here. ...


Spain court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

Luis Figo says "nobody is indispensable" amid heavy speculation that his compatriot Cristiano Ronaldo could leave Real Madrid . 'I have complete confidence...


Andre Ward Stops Sergey Kovalev By 8th Round TKO

But a wicked right hook to the stomach hurt Kovalev , who unsuccessfully protested to referee Tony Weeks that it was low. He added that he wants an "immedi...


Ex-Madrid player Di Maria pleads guilty to Spanish tax prosecutor

Di Maria joined Real in the summer of 2010 from Benfica and left the Spanish giants for Manchester United four years later in what was a British record trans...


Josh Jackson scouting: Boston Celtics have interest, but Kansas star's fit uncertain

Jo Jo seems pretty pumped about it. If not, Philadelphia will send Boston either its own first-rounder in 2019 or Sacramentos first-rounder that year. In additi...


Spanish Firefighters Battle Portugal's Deadliest Fire

A burnt truck next to a gate in the village of Pobrais, near Pedrogao Grande, central Portugal, Monday, June 19 2017. They believe they are close bringing it un...