Sports

Ronaldo goal pushes Portugal past Russian Federation

Coming into the match off the back of a comfortable 2-0 win over minnows New Zealand , Cherchesov's men sought to exert early pressure in order to expose Port...


Salah has everything to succeed at Liverpool, says former Red Luis Garcia

The 25-year-old enjoyed a successful 2016-17 season at Roma , scoring 15 goals and providing 11 assists in 31 Serie A appearances, as stated on WhoScored . ...


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

NY did not end up trading Kristaps Porzingis after rumored deals. BROOKLYN-The more things change, the more they stay the same. At No. 4, the Phoenix Suns t...


76ers select UW's Markelle Fultz with No. 1 pick

The Knicks spent the day shopping disgruntled Kristaps Porzingis, and might still work some sort of deal. The Process continued Thursday night, as the Sam H...


Ward Stops Kovalev to Retain Light Heavyweight Crown

Unbeaten unified WBO/IBF/WBA light heavyweight champion Andre "SOG" Ward (31-0, 15 KOs) will fight Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev (30-1-1, 26 KOs) in a rematch of...


Markelle Fultz: 'I can't wait to play with Ben Simmons'

Thanks to a trade this week between the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics, where Philadelphia received the first pick in the draft previously held by Bost...


Here's what time the NBA Draft starts and where to watch it

Will Markelle Fultz become a superstar for the budding 76er franchise? Plus, it would be a very slim chance that all four of those picks make the roster if ...


Record 16 freshmen taken in National Basketball Association draft's first round

But after that blockbuster swap, Ainge said he was confident that the Celtics would get their guy at No. 3. A rangy athlete regarded as the most NBA-ready s...


Brooks Koepka wins the easiest US Open in history

Responding to critics of Erin Hills - who said , after numerous low scores were posted Thursday, that the course wasn't hard enough - Hadwin took to Twitter:...


Wheeling, dealing play big role in NBA draft

It's always a special night, and something I - as well as the team here at The Sixer Sense - have been avidly waiting for since the beginning of the collegiat...


Ronaldo header lifts Portugal over hosts Russian Federation at Confed Cup

Spanish authorities accuse Ronaldo of evading 14.7 million euros ($16.5m) in tax and he has been summoned to appear in court next month in Madrid. But he was ...


Real Madrid president provides update on Manchester United target Cristiano Ronaldo

The Portuguese manager is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012, BBC reports. The United boss, valued at £61m...


Juventus confirm Dani Alves will be released from final year of contract

Manchester City are eager to sign Alves as manager Pep Guardiola oversaw Alves during his time at Barcelona. Juventus chief executive Giuseppe Marotta said, a...


Lakers looking to add another first-round draft pick, sources say

Talking about the possibility the Celtics and Ainge could maneuver to get him (for example, Sacramento has the fifth and 10th picks), Smith said, "I know he l...


Nuggets trade back, pick up versatile power forward, 24th pick

He was visibly emotional, noting the Jazz were the first team to work him out as he navigated his post-collegiate career. Mitchell averaged 15.6 points, 4.9 r...


Anil Kumble steps down as head coach of India

Kumble was roped in as the head coach of the national team last June on an one-year term, but despite reports of differences with the skipper, the Indian cri...


Durant and Curry sink LeBron's Cavs as Warriors reclaim NBA championship

Not to mention he got a quick jab at his critics with a well-timed Nike commercial shorty after the confetti fell in Oracle Arena. You can question the co...


26 picks into the NBA draft, no seniors selected

Markelle Fultz is, in all likelihood, going to be the first overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft , and will make his way to the Philadelphia 76ers starting fi...


Sixers take Fultz with top pick of youthful Draft

Two years later, in their first full seasons in the league, one of the two will most likely win the Rookie of the Year award next week. Philadelphia 76ers l...


Huskies' Markelle Fultz taken No. 1 overall in NBA Draft by 76ers

It could last a bit longer. The 14 lottery picks in Thursday night's National Basketball Association draft have been made, and there were three Wildcats sel...


Celtics, 76ers complete trade for No. 1 draft pick

They had Tatum in for a workout on Monday and plan to work out Jackson on Tuesday. Should the Pacers be able to deal George ahead of draft night and recoup a ...


Markelle Fultz goes No. 1 to 76ers

To say Markelle Fultz had a bounce to his step isn't such an understatement. But Fultz adds more than just a decent dribble. "But it was just scheduling iss...


Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

Ortiz attended the dedication ceremony Thursday, and spoke about how much he loves and appreciates the city of Boston . He is also remembered for rallying ...


Ronaldo set to settle Spanish tax bill

Prosecutors said he had failed to declare revenues from his image rights in his Spanish income tax declarations from 2011 and 2012, "with the aim of obtaining i...


Markelle Fultz top pick in NBA draft

The Philadelphia 76ers took Fultz with the No. 1 pick and the Lakers followed by taking Ball, with the point guards from the Pac-12 Conference beginning a r...