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Dream comes true for top pick

In his first and only season at UCLA, Ball set the single season Bruin record for most assists in a season with 274. The Minnesota Timberwolves included the N...


Warriors Win The 2017 NBA Finals

The Warriors won 129-120 to win the National Basketball Association championship. Curry turned, looked at Durant and posed, as if to say, yes, this works. "Like...


26 picks into the NBA draft round 1, no seniors selected

How do you make a standout style statement at the NBA Draft, where eyes and cameras are guaranteed to be glued to players' footwear? After hugging family an...


NHL : Knights pick Neal and Fleury, McDavid named MVP

One can imagine McPhee slipping into his best "Sopranos" impression during negotiations: "Boy, it'd be a real shame if something were to happen to Brock Nelson"...


7 arrested at "March Against Sharia" rally & counter-protest

In New York, three dozen ACT for America protesters clad in flags were outnumbered by a few hundred rival protesters, including labor union activists and Jewi...


Lakers looking to acquire another 1st round pick

The Washington star made the error Thursday night after getting picked by the Philadelphia 76ers . It came in an Instagram post sponsored by a watch comp...


Mexico vs. Russia in 2017 Confederations Cup

Mexico coach Juan Carlos Osorio has apologised after television cameras caught him using an expletive during Wednesday's ill-tempered Confederations Cup matc...


76ers take Fultz, Lakers Ball in NBA draft

If Thursday's first-round pick spends most of the year in Hoffman Estates with the G-League team, so be it. Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball have been the he...


NBA Draft 2017: The biggest trades that went down

The 6ft 4in Fultz was selected No 1 overall in the National Basketball Association draft and joined former LSU guard Ben Simmons as consecutive top picks fo...


NBA Draft: Links to all of our coverage

The performance at Washington capped a meteoric rise on the amateur level for Fultz. The high school class of 2016, the college freshman at the Draft, has bee...


Pelicans trade up, take Duke's Frank Jackson in 2nd round

I refuse to fail, period". The 6-foot-4 Jackson, who turned 19 last month, averaged 10.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists and shot 39.5 per cent on 3-poin...


Golden Knights swipe Perron from Blues in expansion draft

Veteran forward James Neal and goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury headlined the expansion draft selections of the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday at the NHL ...


Real Madrid want former Barcelona star to replace Cristiano Ronaldo

He is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012, prosecutors say. The 54-year-old Mourinho, who coached Madrid fr...


NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Full two-round look at potential selections

We know this state is a basketball state, so you probably follow college hoops, and have some idea of what will happen on Thursday night. "That's our goal and t...


76ers select Fultz first in National Basketball Association draft

In at No. 2, as most expected, was UCLA's Lonzo Ball, who will join the Los Angeles Lakers. and bring his outspoken father LaVar Ball with him. During his tim...


F1: Red Bull take top two spots in Azerbaijan practice

Daniel Ricciardo: "It's been a good day for myself and Max and great that we were in the top three in both sessions". With 30 seconds remaining, Verstappen ...


NBA Draft 2017 live chat recap

The Philadelphia 76ers chose Markelle Fultz as their first pick after they traded with the Boston Celtics earlier in the week. Fultz was widely recogni...


Soft dismissals cost us the match, says de Villiers

However, the senior batsman is expected back in time for the first of four Tests against England at Lord's starting on July 6 - a series de Villiers is set to...


Queensland force a decider in stirring comeback

Ticket sales for the decider have gone through the roof since Queensland's 18-16 victory. "We've got JT here who's shoulder was absolutely buggered", he said....


Confederations Cup: Ronaldo header sinks hosts Russian Federation

Portugal has the luxury to choose because of Ronaldo's decisive header early in a 1-0 win over Russian Federation on Wednesday - his 74th goal in 141 nationa...


NBA Draft Prospect Dennis Smith Jr. Has a Fan in J. Cole

I'm definitely motivated by (dropping to the 9th pick). Dennis Smith Jr . answers questions during an interview after being selected by the Dallas Mavericks...


Salah sets sights on trophies after Anfield arrival

It's a savvy move from the former Roma star, but if he really wants to make friends in Liverpool he can help the club claim a Premier League title next seas...


Kimi Raikkonen fine with sacrifices for the team

And the Mercedes star says he is the man in charge of his own destiny - throwing up the possibility 2017 could be his a year ago in Grand Prix action. In refe...


Phoenix Was Willing To Trade No. 4 For Kevin Love, Per ESPN

James can opt of out of his contract following next season while Irving, who has spent his entire six-year career with the Cavaliers since being the No. Accor...


Blues acquire Brayden Schenn in draft-day trade with Flyers

Lehtera, 29, had 22 points (seven goals, 15 assists) in 64 games for St. Louis this season. The 25-year-old Schenn scored 25 goals last season and amassed 55 ...