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Pacers president calls Paul George's remarks 'a total gut punch'

I can be empathetic because he wants to go back home, or potentially go back home. "We could pull the trigger at any time". That's important, it really is. I th...


Congressman Ryan says party's message is why Democrats losing elections

South Carolina's 5th District should be especially troubling to the GOP . JOE CROWLEY: We're disappointed. The icing on the cake though came when Donald ...


Joel Embiid wants Ben Simmons to dunk all over Lonzo Ball

The intrigue, then, starts with the No. 3 pick in the National Basketball Association draft Thursday. Here are four reasons that the Lakers should select Ball w...


Boston? Phoenix? Duke's Jayson Tatum awaits NBA Draft fate

Boston gets the No. 3 pick in Thursday's draft from Philadelphia, plus either a first-rounder in 2018 and 2019. If the Lakers hold a pick between No. 2 and No. ...


Mexico coach apologises for touchline rant

Despite their best efforts, the tournament hosts could not find a way past Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio in this Group A encounter. New Zealand e...


Minn. Collegians, Former Wild Players Move to Vegas in NHL Expansion Draft

The Blues' David Perron is on his way to the expansion Vegas Golden Knights after being selected in Wednesday's National Hockey League expansion draft. "I didn...


Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No

President of basketball operations Donnie Nelson said before the draft Thursday night that point guard was the team's biggest need, and the club chose to addres...


French raiders claim spoils at Royal Ascot

Injuries have limited him to just a handful of starts since his Classic year, but he impressed on his seasonal bow in Dubai back in March when he was barely off...


Mohamed Salah completes Liverpool FC switch

I was watching the games previous year, and everyone was giving 100 percent to win something. I really want to win something for this club . The 50-year-old ...


What the Celtics Could Offer for Paul George

Just a couple of days back, there were reports suggesting that #Paul George wants out of the Indiana Pacers . Again, it's complicated: Lowry is coming off ...


Mexico defender Carlos Salcedo ruled out of Confederations Cup

They will be eager to make things right while playing Mexico , but that is likely to be an uphill task for them. On paper, Wednesday's victory over New Zeal...


Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks

Murphy appeared in 77 games for the Coyotes past year, scoring 17 points. He has four career points. With the Coyotes, he scored two goals and recorded an ass...


Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russia

However, he was all smiles, escorting a young mascot in a wheelchair onto the Moscow pitch before netting his first Confederations Cup goal . However, th...


Freshmen at head of class in draft

Embiid and Dario Saric will finish in the top three when rookie of the year results get announced on June 26, and Simmons is expected to be ready for next s...


At least 62 killed in forest fire still raging in Portugal

Portugal on Sunday mourned at least 61 people killed in the deadliest wildfire in memory. Hundreds of firefighters are now continuing to tackle the blaze on ...


Blackhawks' Hossa to miss 2017-18 season with skin disorder

In April, he told the Chicago Tribune that he hoped to play next season. That would pose a problem for the Blackhawks , who have Hossa under contract for fou...


Federation Internationale de Football Association takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

The tournament outsiders last beat a nation outside Oceania eight years ago and that wait is likely to go on after they say farewell to Russian Federation wit...


Mourinho accused of tax evasion

The prosecutor said Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes. According to media reports Ronaldo is unsettled at Real Madrid ...


Mexico's Salcedo to miss rest of Confederations Cup

FIFA , however, has tried to stop the practice of teams kicking the ball out of play to allow treatment to injured opponents after it became routinely abused by...


Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

The second half ebbed and flowed and Germany were much improved, although neither team forged clear-cut chances and both seemed content to play out a draw. ...


ICC Champions Trophy: You can't rest on your laurels, says Virat Kohli

In total , South Africa had three run-outs as they lost their last eight wickets for 51 runs. " India played the game with more intensity, it took more risk...


Sixers like Fultz first, Lakers eye Ball as draft looms

Fox is expected to be a picked at the NBA Draft . "We don't need that attention", Kentucky guard Malik Monk said. The Los Angeles Lakers have the second ...


Fultz selected first by 76ers in NBA Draft

There was chatter that the Boston Celtics may trade the No. 3 pick, but kept it and selected Jayson Tatum with the third pick. Besides taking Kentucky point...


Here are the first vicious National Basketball Association shots at Lonzo and LaVar Ball

Fox, the most charismatic and perhaps the most gifted of the bunch, said: "What do I know about the triangle?" Ice Cube also adds his thoughts abut Lonzo's...


Ball's NBA draft stock stays strong

Right now, however, he can still contribute at a high-level in his first season in the National Basketball Association. Thomas, who will be part of NBA TV's...