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NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?

Nine of the first 10 selections played just one season of college ball. "Hey man, LeBron, I like to win and I know you like to win", Ball said looking at the ...


Portugal weighs resting Ronaldo for New Zealand game

Portugal will play New Zealand in a Confederations Cup , Group A soccer match scheduled for Saturday. Hosts Russia started their campaign with a 2-0 ...


Bulls Fans Are (Rightfully) Crying Buckets After 'Grade F' Jimmy Butler Trade

And the knowledge that, as the No. 60 and final pick passed, that neither UA's Kobi Simmons nor Chance Comanche were taken. Widely reviled and also admired, t...


Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid

Thibodeau has enough young players in Minnesota and wanted a veteran like he had during his successful run coaching the Bulls. Sure, the Wolves had to part with...


76ers, Lakers get wants, lead 1-and-done parade

The 2017 draft was a record-setting night for freshmen . Several trades , surprising picks and a bold LaVar Ball prediction for the Los Angeles Lakers a...


Pistons' Caldwell-Pope suspended 2 games without pay for March arrest

The 6-foot-5 guard has been a steady contributor and regular starter for the Pistons the last three seasons. The NBA announced Friday afternoon that Detro...


Penguins to raise 2017 Stanley Cup championship banner at home opener

Prior to the game, the team will have pregame festivities celebrating the 2017 championship and unveil its championship banner. The Predators are opening th...


Angel Di Maria handed one-year suspended jail term for tax fraud

They said Mourinho had already settled a previous claim relating to his Spanish taxes, which resulted in a penalty of 1.15 million euros in 2014. It released ...


Sports Russia Beat New Zealand In Confederations Cup Opener

Russian Federation won the right to host the 2018 FIFA World Cup and automatically became the host of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup as well. It will be...


LaVar Ball gets booed mercilessly by crowd at NBA Draft

Ball usually grins or sighs when his father gets on the microphone, but he openly acknowledged he also wanted to land with the Lakers , who needed a serendipi...


FBI unable to find advance warning signs from Congressional baseball game gunman

The House majority whip was one of five people injured last week when James Hodgkinson opened fire on Republican lawmakers practicing for the annual congres...


Mexico relishing chance to show its worth against Russia

Wood's shock first-half score for New Zealand was cancelled out by goals from Raul Jimenez and Oribe Peralta as Mexico's victory took them top of Group A...


Read confident broken thumb will stand the rigours of Lions

I can't wait to get involved. "I've known Pete for years and years, and it's really refreshing to see that it hasn't changed him at all". If I'm getting up hi...


Oilers captain McDavid wins Hart as NHL's most valuable player — CP NewsAlert

Crosby was second behind McDavid in scoring this year with 89 points in 75 games, while Bobrovsky carried the Blue Jackets to 41 wins behind a.931 save percenta...


Ohio State Fan Cuts Script OHIO Into Michigan Fan Friend's Lawn

Before thanking his neighbor for the favor, this Wolverines fan might want to walk outside. Well, of course he carved a script OH into the guy's lawn and filmed...


Ferdinand Hopes Ronaldo Returns To United

Ronaldo is now facing four charges against the Spanish public treasury dated between 2011 and 2014, including a case of tax fraud worth Dollars 65.5 million. Th...


Putin offers asylum to ex-FBI director Comey, likens him to Snowden

Contending that James Comey is "more like a rights activist than a secret service chief", Russian President Vladimir Putin said this week that he's ready to...


Draft the destination after dizzying days of deals across league

The Lakers are also in the midst of a deep rebuild, and earlier this week agreed to trade D'Angelo Russell and Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook L...


Splash! Bulls trade Jimmy Butler to Timberwolves

After the Bulls traded Jimmy Butler to the Minnesota Timberwolves (keeping him away from the Boston Celtics in the process), there was speculation that Wade...


Mexico coach Osorio apologises for bust-up with Kiwi bench

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Portugal's win took them to the top of their group ahead of Mexico's game against New Zealand moments after. T...


76ers go with Fultz, Lakers snag Ball at No. 2

Markelle Fultz , chosen No. 1 overall in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft , got a little bit mixed up, it seems, when he posted an error-fill...


Bulls send Jimmy Butler to Wolves; Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn to Chicago

Butler, 27, led the team in scoring (23 ppg) and minutes per game (37) last season, and the Bulls made the playoffs five times since his 2011 draft year and fel...


LaVar Ball Says His Boys Will Carry the NBA One Day

The Los Angeles Lakers had the second pick in the draft and took UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball . 3 pick after trading with Philadelphia and will have plenty ...


Ronaldo says he will not pay tax bill

Messi and his father Jorge were found guilty by a Catalan court last July on three counts of tax fraud between 2007 and 2009 to the tune of 4.1 million euros ...


76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers grab Lonzo Ball

Fultz, the former University of Washington point guard, averaged 23.2 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.9 assists in 25 games in his only collegiate season. He joins...