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76ers take Fultz to start NBA draft

In the 2016 NBA Draft , the Sixers chose Ben Simmons with the No. 1 overall selection. "When we study what he did in college ", Brown added, "you recognize very quickly that he has the ability ...

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South Africa claim thrilling win

Roy was in full flow on 67 at the time with England seemingly well-set to overhaul South Africa's total of 174, but they fell agonisingly short after third umpire Tim Robinson decided the batsman ...

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Head Coach Luke Walton Wants LaVar Ball to Slow Down

Back in the days, it was Magic Johnson and Julius Erving, now it's the new crop of players in Joel Embiid , Ben Simmons , and Lonzo Ball . "That's what I named him", he said . "I said, 'Okay, we ...

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Sixers looking to sign Joel Embiid to contract extension this summer

Kelsey Plum, the NCAA's all-time leading scorer at Washington , was the first pick of the WNBA draft by the San Antonio Stars in April. "Joel will come out and [say] something similar", Sixers he...

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Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now

You're telling me they couldn't have come up with a more enticing package for the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Jimmy Butler? "Following behind him is going to be tough but I am looking forward to...

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Verstappen tops Azerbaijan GP practice

Verstappen tops Azerbaijan GP practice

The British driver reached the 66th pole position in his career, passing by Ayrton Senna , and getting closer to Michael Schumacher in the first place . Bottas was quickest in practice with a t...

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Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1

Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1

Be sure not to miss this race, because the war between Vettel and Hamilton is just heating up, and with the title at stake, neither driver will back out from it. I've not seen the exact gap but I thin...

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Hamilton takes pole for Azerbaijan GP in Mercedes 1-2

Hamilton set the second fastest time behind Bottas with a 1m41.428s lap. In topping the timesheets, Hamilton has moved to within two pole positions of Michael Schumacher's record of 68, by cla...

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Markelle Fultz Excited To Head To The (Insert Team Name)

Surely, the Sixers would have to play a shorter, quicker guy next to him to perform that defensive task - and it would no doubt help if that guy could knock down a shot or two as well. Although it...

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Azerbaijan GP: Ricciardo beats Bottas and Stroll in chaotic race

The safety auto was deployed on Lap 12 to allow Daniil Kvyat's stricken Toro Rosso to be recovered after an engine issue, sparking the lead drivers to dive into the pits. There were close calls for ...

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Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash

Vettel leads the Divers' Championship on 153 points, 14 ahead of Hamilton, who is 28 in front of team-mate Bottas in third. "If I get a penalty then we should both get a penalty", the German driver ...

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Danny Ainge says Josh Jackson canceled Celtics workout on them

Any number over 8 would be a new record for the conference. Both earned Gatorade National Player of the Year honors. The Boston Celtics took Duke small forward Jayson Tatum with the No. Stan Va...

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Steph Curry says he doesn't want to visit the White House

Steph Curry says he doesn't want to visit the White House

Following the Warriors' triumph in the NBA Finals , the team's official statement on a possible visit to the White House was that it has not yet been invited, and "will make those decisions w...

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Mourinho Accused Of €3.3m Tax Fraud

Mourinho Accused Of €3.3m Tax Fraud

Ronaldo is yet to comment on his future after claims he wishes to leave Santiago Bernabeu emerged last week. A prosecutor said that Mourinho did not declare income from use of his image rights in or...

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How to watch the 2017 NBA draft

Boston is sending the first-overall pick to the Sixers for their third-overall pick and a future first rounder. "We're still able to get the player that we want in the draft and acquire another asse...

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The confederations Cup in 2017 in Germany has Australians

The confederations Cup in 2017 in Germany has Australians

The 2017 Confederations Cup is underway with a big matchup that should be great to watch at 16:00 GMT from Sochi . The Confederations Cup is a tournament held every four years between the teams...

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Vegas to receive picks to not draft players in expansion draft

That forced the team to also expose top-pairing blueliner Marc Methot. "The issue for us isn't going to be can we fill out the roster". “It would be, ‘Do we have too many players? McPhee plans to ...

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Federer storms into Halle final

I'm very happy for him, how he's developed in the last years. Speaking at the post-match presentation, Federer said: "It's been a hard year - we had a lot of practice, a lot of training, a lot of ...

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Ronaldo, Nani on Target as Portugal Ease to Semi-Final

Ronaldo, Nani on Target as Portugal Ease to Semi-Final

It was a typically efficient performance from Portugal , who never looked in danger despite a sluggish start. The Russian side played rough in the second half of the match and it did not go unn...

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'Ronaldo in a phase of pain' over tax accusations

'Ronaldo in a phase of pain' over tax accusations

Angel Di Maria agreed to a deal with Spain's state prosecutor on Wednesday in which the former Real Madrid forward admitted to two counts of tax fraud of nearly 1.3 million euros ($1.4 million) in...

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Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz

Nuggets select Donovan Mitchell, send him to Jazz

The Jazz remain "very active" in trying to trade for or move up to draft a shooter who can make an immediate impact on the roster, sources told the Deseret News. Not only would he get to help out a te...

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9-time champ Nadal faces Wawrinka in French Open men's final

9-time champ Nadal faces Wawrinka in French Open men's final

He is now second behind Switzerland's Roger Federer , who has 18. "It's hard to compare with other tournaments but the nerves and adrenaline I feel, it's like no other place". From there, it was al...

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Poche' sets LSU wins mark, knocks Florida State out of CWS

Florida's Christian Hicks scores on a single by Deacon Liput during the seventh inning of the team's NCAA College World Series baseball elimination game against TCU in Omaha, Neb ., Saturday, J...

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Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

Wade is a loser because he's now stuck on the Jimmy Butler-less Chicago Bulls , but we might reconsider it a week or two . By obtaining Butler, the Timberwolves are taking on the final three sea...

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'Pumped' Hamilton leaves Bottas disappointed in qualifying

The three-time champion Austrian, who is Mercedes' non-executive chairman, also praised the team for their work in turning around a vehicle that had struggled on Friday, when Hamilton was 10th, into t...

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Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

Court calls Ronaldo to testify in tax fraud case

Meanwhile, Ronaldo has been linked to Manchester United and other top clubs after reportedly threatening to leave Real and quit Spain. Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of defrauding the Spanis...

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Bottas tops final Azerbaijan practice, Vettel suffers problems

The opening Q3 exchanges between the Mercedes duo was lead by Valtteri Bottas , who enjoyed a 0.154 advantage over Hamilton after the Briton made a mistake at turn sixteen on his opening run. Up ah...

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Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs

Ireland hooker Rory Best to lead Lions against the Chiefs

The Lions had hatched that plan back in September, however, and have since made good on those additions - who will all sit on the bench against the Chiefs . For all the talk of the match being deva...

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Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is fantastic, says Kevin Durant

Camaraderie at Golden State Warriors is fantastic, says Kevin Durant

One year after the most devastating collapse in NBA Finals history, the Golden State Warriors are back on top as NBA champions. Two days after capturing the franchise's second title in three y...

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MotoGP Assen: Rossi takes first win for more than a year

MotoGP Assen: Rossi takes first win for more than a year

Zarco had led the opening laps on his Tech3 Yamaha, but couldn't break away from Marquez, Rossi and Petrucci. The win at Dutch GP also lifted him to third in the standings, only seven points behin...

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Angels look to bounce back vs. Red Sox

Angels look to bounce back vs. Red Sox

He had allowing at least four runs in three of his previous four starts, which was giving some reason to wonder if the too-good-to-be-true story might be coming to an end. "Farrell said Rutledge pinpo...

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Garcia, Bland share lead going into final round in Munich

Garcia, Bland share lead going into final round in Munich

A win by Garcia tomorrow could see potentially see him move to 4th in the World Ranking although much of that will be dependent on whether Jordan Spieth wins in the U.S. Garcia won the first major o...

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NBA Draft: Evaluating the top 5 picks

This year, there is also plenty of fans of the Celtics, who were slated to select first before dealing the pick to their Atlantic Division rivals on Monday. After years in limbo, the 76ers suddenly ha...

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Johanna Konta crashes out in second round after defeat by Coco Vandeweghe

Johanna Konta crashes out in second round after defeat by Coco Vandeweghe

This was a chastening experience for Konta so close to the start of Wimbledon . Vandeweghe can be very inconsistent, but having reached the Australian Open semi-finals earlier in the year is one ...

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JC Ramirez bounces back to pitch Angels to victory over Red Sox

JC Ramirez bounces back to pitch Angels to victory over Red Sox

The one and only David Ortiz now has a street named in his honor in Boston . Ortiz played 14 seasons in Boston , hitting 483 home runs for the Red Sox and 541 in his career, which included a t...

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