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Pete Hoekstra: Nancy Pelosi Remains Liability for Democrats

Lujan distributed a memo to members that declared "the House is in play" and ticked through polling and recent trends. "There comes a time when every leader h...


Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon

Postecoglou is primed to make "at least two changes" to the starting line-up, with Robbie Kruse likely to come in, with Aaron Mooy starting in a deeper role, an...


It's been a learning experience to bowl on English wickets, says Bumrah

It will be a repeat of the 2015 World Cup quarter-final at Melbourne, which India won before losing to Australia in the semis. Ganguly, who is in England ...


Conor Murray believes Lions can storm Eden Park

It shows the hard work my family has put in to get me here. It'll be a physical Test but, just as importantly, it will be a mental test'. I was right up the fro...


Milligan penalty rescues draw for Australia

While Australia had the better of possession, Cameroon won more of the battles - and the shot count 19 to five. "In both games, we've performed in the man...


Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

Wake Forest power forward John Collins, UCLA big man T.J. Leaf, Duke's Harry Giles and Indiana's OG Anunoby could be playing in Brooklyn next season if the Nets...


Rafael Nadal Beats Stan Wawrinka

The Spaniard, 31, is one of the favourites after winning the French Open here for a record 10th time but believes it would be "almost impossible" to claim his...


Celtics take Jayson Tatum of Duke with No. 3 pick

It is the second year in a row Boston has taken a wing player with the No. 3 pick, following Cal's Jaylen Brown a year ago. I was all for it. Starting point g...


Confed Cup: Ronaldo's Header Takes Dominant Portugal Past Russia In Group A

Mexico play Russian Federation and Portugal face New Zealand on Saturday. However, Mexico came out reorganised for the second half and Raul Jimenez ...


Mexico came from behind to beat New Zealand — FIFA Confederations Cup

It's second half erased any potential damage. However, the All Whites were the better team in the first 45 minutes and could easily have got a draw, or even m...


Pacers take UCLA's TJ Leaf with 18th overall pick

Leaf is an extremely versatile offensive player. The New Orleans Pelicans selected Xavier guard Edmond Sumner with the 52nd pick. Last season, he shot 46.6%...


War of Words heats up ahead of first test

It's not just the tight stuff, he gets around the park as well. "You don't think your professional career is going to last more than 10 years, and I feel bles...


Vegas holds all the cards after expansion draft

The NHL's announced objective was to help the Golden Knights become competitive more quickly than expansion teams of the past. This left James Neal un-prote...


Confederation Cup: Germany Start With Hard-Fought Win Vs Australia

They composed themselves a little bit. - Arturo Vidal scored the opening goal of Chile's Confederations Cup campaign and now has three goals in his last f...


Lions Manager John Spencer Verbally Abused By Drunk Man In Auckland Restaurant

The incident involving Spencer provides an ugly backdrop to Saturday's clash at Eden Park, but Lions assistant coach Rob Howley insists the incident will have n...


#12 - Luke Kennard - Detroit Pistons

While it's still premature to write it in stone, Stan Van Gundy certainly seems like a man who just doesn't draft well, which may be why he said the Piston...


Ronaldo anger quelled by Perez?

The hearing will also take place at Pozuelo de Alarcon, in the suburbs of Madrid , according to Spanish press reports . But Spanish tax authorities say they d...


Murkowski reviewing Senate Republican health care bill

The protesters, participating in what they called a "die-in" following the release of the GOP health care bill that slashes Medicaid by more than $1 trillion...


James Blake agrees not to sue NYC in exchange for fellowship

It remains unclear what will happen to James Frascatore, the officer seen in surveillance footage tackling Blake. The newly created Blake fellowship, which wi...


Cano HRs twice, Moore wins debut as Mariners top Tigers 9

Angels 10, Yankees 5: Albert Pujols lined a go-ahead single during a messy, four-run rally in the seventh inning , and Los Angele overcame Aaron Judge's major ...


Former Huskies' Markelle Fultz Taken No. 1 By 76ers

Another storyline in this NBA Draft? The 1.93 metre guard becomes the second consecutive number one overall pick by Philadelphia, following forward Ben Sim...


76ers select PG Fultz with No. 1 overall pick

While the 76ers' future successes will greatly hinge on the long-term health of Embiid and Simmons, Fultz's explosive scoring abilities are worth the price of...


76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers grab Lonzo Ball to start NBA draft

Actually, it was printed inside the back of his jacket. Shapiro would know. Before coming to UW, he was the strength and conditioning coach for the Sacramento ...


NHL Reveals Protection Lists Before Expansion Draft

Among those left unprotected are David Perron, Dmitrij Jaskin, Kyle Brodziak, Magnus Paajarvi, Jori Lehtera, defenseman Carl Gunnarsson, and goaltender Carter...


Sixers make it official, select Markelle Fultz with No. 1 overall pick

Fultz, Simmons and another recent Sixers high draft pick, Joel Embiid , form a promising young trio that could allow Philadelphia to rise from the lower depths...