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Celtics pick Duke's Jayson Tatum at No. 3

Why? Patton is a high-upside guy that could develop into the team's starting power forward. "But if you ask those other guys, they're going to say the same thin...


Jose Mourinho accused of €3.3m tax fraud during Real Madrid reign

The Portugal forward is now under official investigation and will have to appear in the Pozuelo de Alarcon court No. 1 on July 31. Prosecutors accuse the Port...


76ers take Fultz with top pick in NBA draft

Since a pre-draft trade that sent last year's No.2 pick D'Angelo Russell to Brooklyn, the Lakers were expected to select the UCLA standout, who had also express...


76ers take Fultz with #1 pick in NBA Draft

The first seven picks were one-and-dones and a record 16 of them heard their names called in the first round. It took a while but 76ers fans are finally start...


Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft

The 76ers earlier this week traded their No. 3 overall pick, plus a future first-round pick, to the Boston Celtics for the right to move up two spots to No....


Hawks draft Wake Forest F Collins at No. 19 in National Basketball Association draft

After averaging 7.3 points and 3.9 rebounds per game as a freshman, he exploded his sophomore year with 19.2 points and 9.8 rebounds per game. The Hawks were ...


Mets Take Issue With Yasiel Puig's Home Run Trot

The Dodgers have hit 12 homers in the series, but tied the score Wednesday on Hill's sacrifice fly in the third. You want to stop players from staring at th...


76ers take Md. native Markelle Fultz with 1st pick in NBA Draft

Boston then used the third overall pick to add small forward Jayson Tatum of Duke, one of the most polished scorers in college basketball . 2 and 5. "Tonig...


76ers pick Fultz No. 1 overall in NBA Draft

FILE - In this November 20, 2016, file photo, UCLA's Lonzo Ball (2) walks by his father LaVar Ball , right, to greet family members after UCLA defeated Long ...


Suns make Josh Jackson the fourth overall pick in the draft

Fultz, wearing red sneakers made of basketballs at the Barclays Center, is a natural talent on the court that moves with fluidity and ease, and his abilities an...


Watch The Vertical NBA Draft LIVE

What does Tatum bring to the Celtics? There are some rumblings that the Celtics could closing in on a star player. The Philadelphia 76ers selected Universit...


Unseeded Ostapenko stuns Halep to claim maiden grand slam title

And she's more than halved her ranking, now up to No. 12. Wow. Sure, it's way too soon to declare Ostapenko the next great champion. She wrapped up the matc...


Real Madrid President Florentino Perez calls Cristiano Ronaldo situation 'strange'

Widespread reports have claimed that the four-time Ballon d'Or victor is keen to leave Spain due to accusations that he has avoided paying tax between 2011 an...


Pacers reportedly talking with Lakers on George deal

Now, it's important to distinguish between discussing a trade in theory and seriously getting down to brass tacks. The Lakers may have cap space and this ye...


George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018 according to sources

All of those factors, and George's occasional dissatisfaction with what's gone on inside the organization, has led to speculation that the 27-year-old star co...


Lions Captain Peter O'Mahony says its all about the performnace

Ioane was only 17 when he was first named in the New Zealand team to play in the World Rugby Series, and he was the eighth-youngest player to play a test ...


Mavs fill need, take NC State point guard Dennis Smith Jr

He also met with the Los Angeles Lakers, who pick at No. 2 and have been linked to UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball, and with the Boston Celtics, who pick at No. The...


Los Angeles Lakers, Indiana Pacers involved in Paul George trade talks

One reason George made the decision Saturday to inform Pritchard of his intentions was that he wasn't comfortable putting the Pacers in a similar situation that...


Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

The 6-foot-3 Jackson was named Mr. Basketball in 2016 and then averaged 10.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game as a part-time starter for the Blue D...


Fultz, Ball taken with top two picks

Don't be surprised if the run on freshman keeps going through the top 10. The 2005 draft only produced Chris Paul as an elite talent, and yet a valuable role pl...


Pakistani fans taunt Indian cricket team after final, video goes viral

The accused were produced before a local court which rejected their bail applications and sent them to jail. Police have arrested cricket fans in different re...


Fultz steps out in shoes made of basketballs

Fultz averaged 23.2 points (47.6 percent from the field and 41.3 percent from three), 5.9 assists and 5.7 rebounds last season. Center Wilt Chamberlain , shoo...


Lakers Select Lonzo Ball Number 2 Overall In NBA Draft

Philadelphia would have to wade through the LaVar Ball minefield in order to judge the risk behind such a public figurehead joining the outskirts of the organ...


Cristiano Ronaldo remains coy about his Real Madrid future

With the Russians attempting to sit in and deny Portugal space in the middle of the field, Raphael Guerreiro was given just that wide on the left to deliver...


Egypt forward Salah joins Liverpool

Liverpool have completed the signing of Roma winger Mohamed Salah on a five-year deal. "It is not easy. Our idea is to keep as good a team as possible". ...