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Messi prison sentence lifted in exchange for fine

Messi and his new bride were Wednesday at the City Center casino-hotel complex in Rosario, the town in which they were both born, with some of the biggest cel...


Barcelona president confirms Verratti wants Barça move

We already experienced it with Cesc [Fabregas], when Arsenal didn't want to negotiate with us for a year. "But when you call PSG and talk to their Preside...


Boston Celtics Reportedly Finalize Avery Bradley Trade

In order to find room for Hayward's contract, the Celtics renounced the rights to forward Kelly Olynyk earlier this week, with Olynyk signing with the Heat o...


Haddadi clinches gold at Asian Athletics Championship

Manpreet won gold in the women's shotput while Laxmanan emerged triumphant in the men's 5,000 metres. "This is the second best throw of my career and I am v...


Boston Celtics to acquire Marc Gasol?

Boston has been working feverishly to create enough cap room to fit in the $29.7 million needed for this upcoming season as part of the four-year, $127.8 millio...


Alvaro Morata to join Man United 'within hours'

The 54-year-old manager was keen on the Spain worldwide joining his new teammates when they fly to the United States for United's pre-season tour. Old Traffor...


Schwarber back with Cubs, batting 5th in return vs

Schwarber was hitting just.171 when the Cubs sent him down to the minors. The slugger smashed a pair of dingers on Friday night in the Cubs' 7-3 win over the ...


Atletico Madrid to bid for Diego Costa

Seemingly, Atletico Madrid remain keen to resign the player and a deal looks as though it could well be completed imminently. Chelsea are considering a mo...


Red Sox's Offense, Pitching Both Struggle In Back-To-Back Boston Losses

Faria pitched well in a no-decision against the Orioles on Friday, surrendering three runs (two earned) on four hits over 6 2/3 innings. The rookie right-hande...


G20 Protesters Blasted by Water Cannons

Another organization said it will seek to shut down commercial activity in Hamburg's port, an export hub for Germany's largest economy that itself is reli...


Rudy Gay agrees to two-year deal with the San Antonio Spurs

Now 30 years old, Gay just completed his 11th season in the National Basketball Association. Sources: Rudy Gay's deal with the Spurs: two-years, $17M-plus...


Hawks' Tim Hardaway: Signs offer sheet with Knicks

The Hawks have already traded center Dwight Howard and lost free agent power forward to the Nuggets in the offseason. Hardaway Jr. was drafted by the Knicks i...


Vurnon Anita joins Leeds United from Newcastle

I know what to expect and I'm not afraid of that". The 28-year-old spent five years with Newcastle, amassing over 100 appearances with the Magpies and earning...


Zach Randolph's jersey number to be retired by the Grizzlies

Thank you for your leadership and service. Majority owner Robert Pera stated on the team's official Twitter account that No. 50 "will never be worn by another...


Heat sign Dion Waiters and Kelly Olynyk to four-year deals

Nearly immediately after Gordon Hayward signed with the Celtics , the team began plans to purge some money to afford Hayward's four-year, $128 million deal. ...


Wimbledon results 2017: Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic advance to 3rd round

The first Briton is Johanna Konta, the sixth-seeded woman, who takes on Croatian Donna Vekic on Centre Court. "I think I definitely will feel better as days g...


Justin Turner, Mike Moustakas win 2017 MLB All-Star Game Final Vote

That probably has something to do with why he's participating in next Monday's Home Run Derby . Moustakas has already established a career best with 25 homers ...


Clippers, European star Milos Teodosic agree to deal

The deal includes a player option for the second year, league sources said. The Clippers are now retooling their lineup after they traded point guard Chris P...


Fabio Aru claimed his maiden Tour de France win in Paris

Kittel won the stage for his QuickStep Floors Pro Cycling Team. "There was a bit of wind and the parasol took off and ended up in the road", said Froome, who ...


Conor McGregor has come 'leaps and bounds' in Floyd Mayweather training

The Big3's inaugural season is scheduled to conclude at Las Vegas' T-Mobile Arena on August 26, the same place and date as the megafight between Floyd Maywea...


Dallas Mavericks and Dirk Nowitzki Reportedly Working on 2-Year Deal

To no surprise, various reports surfaced last month that the Mavericks would decline their $25 million team option for next season in Nowitzki's contract and we...


Wayne Rooney edging closer to joining Everton

However, it would not be a shock if Everton looked at signing a new full-back before the end of the transfer window. Rooney has, in the past, apparently been ...


Bethanie Mattek-Sands Suffered a Brutal Leg Injury at Wimbledon

Mattek-Sands was charging the net when her leg buckled and she grabbed for her right knee. Cirstea hopped over the net to check on her opponent, but there was...


Vettel sent Hamilton message of apology

Both drivers tried to play down the need to re-examine the incident and made clear they wanted to put it behind them and move on. "So I don't think we need to d...


Bora-hansgrohe appeal Peter Sagan's Tour de France 2017 disqualification to CAS

Cavendish pulled out of the race after suffering a fractured shoulder blade in the incident. We may have lost them from this year's Tour, but it's good to kno...


Cubs bringing back Schwarber

The Cubs sent Schwarber down to Triple-A to get back on track, but the team still hasn't found its groove in 2017 after winning the World Series last fall. Aft...


Iran beaten by Angola in FIBA U19 Basketball World Cup 2017

He's also shooting 53.8 percent (21-39) from the field. The John Calipari-coached squad will play Mali on Wednesday. Well, Mali plays really hard. Kentucky's ...


Lionel Messi agrees to 3-year extension with Barcelona

Messi joined Barcelona as a 13-year-old. Part of Lionel Messi's new agreement with Barcelona includes a staggering signing on bonus. Messi, whose curren...


Andy Murray beats Dustin Brown in straight sets at Wimbledon

Murray put to bed any lingering worries about his right hip with his display against the hugely entertaining but erratic Brown, breezing to victory in just 96 m...


Andre Roberson gets 3-year, $30M deal from OKC

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski first reported the deal. The person requested anonymity because the contract can not be signed until Thursday. The 28-year-old vete...


Valentina Shevchenko says she'll leave heart in octagon at UFC 213

The situation happened as Rousey and now future husband Travis Browne were preparing for a trip to New Zealand. While those are two impressive wins, Shevchenko ...


Murray, Nadal motors as Wimbledon begins

Stan Wawrinka has won every major bar Wimbledon . Haas was the oldest man in the draw at the All England Club. Will an equally stunning result develop in the ...


Richard Jefferson To Return To Cavs For 17th NBA Season

Jones accounted for just 2.8 points per game, but his presence within the locker room has always been valued by the Cavaliers - most especially LeBron James ...


USA conducts strike operation in self-defense against al-Shabaab in Somalia

It did not disclose additional information such as the number of terrorists killed. "Specific details about the units involved and assets used will not be relea...


Ali Fahour striking incident: Victoria Police have not started a probe

Fahour faced the media on Monday after video footage emerged of him hitting a Whittlesea player, earning him a red card, in West Preston-Lakeside's Northern Foo...