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Josh Jackson: Not enough time to work out for Celtics after trade


Kansas' Josh Jackson and Duke's Jayson Tatum are one-and-done small forwards with size and athleticism , and they're nearly certain to go in the top five overall picks. "But there were some issues off-court that raised red flags, including a criminal property damage misdemeanor and an alleged threat to strike a woman". Read More »

Lewis Hamilton wins third straight Canadian Grand Prix

It was the fastest qualifying lap ever at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve , nearly 1.5 seconds faster than the pace that won him last year's pole and even one second better than Vettel ran in his Ferrari during Saturday morning's practice. Read More »

FIFA Confederation Cup : Germany defeat Australia 3-2

German coach Joachim Low will want his players to play an attractive kind of football, and with Werner and Sando Wagner being good offensive players, he will look for a great display from his forwards. However, Julian Draxler stroked home a penalty just seconds later to regain the lead, as Leon Goretzka made it 3-1 after the restart for the second half. Read More »

Ronaldo won't quit Real Madrid, says Florentino Perez

Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain are the two clubs most keenly pursuing the 31-year-old forward's signature, but Perez skipped over talk of a sale by pricing Ronaldo out of the market. Insisting that everyone must comply with their tax obligations, the Madrid president remained hopeful that Ronaldo would will meet his tax requirements and that all the confusion would be cleared up soon. Read More »

Four Irish start for Lions against Crusaders

Despite being reduced to 14 men for 10 minutes following replacement Liam Williams' 57th minute yellow card, the tourists did manage to close the gap to two points through Leigh Halfpenny's boot, while a long-range effort from the Welshman gave his side a 16-15 lead with 10 minutes remaining. Read More »

Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz


Philadelphia 76ers fans are super excited about what The Process has done for their favorite team. Markelle Fultz is a popular pick at No. 1. You do want to be drafted in the first round , and not just because it's lucrative. "Jayson's a talented player", Kennard said. History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this year's National Basketball Association draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with one of the team's fiercest rivals. Read More »

Ronaldo convoqué le 31 juillet — Fraude fiscale


Il n'a pas tari d'éloges pour le Portugais quatre fois Ballon d'Or , dont trois au Real Madrid et un à Manchester United, club qui aimerait bien le récupérer. Ce qui est sur, c'est que quelque chose a affecté Cristiano. Une semaine après avoir affirmé, d'après A Bola , qu'il souhaitait "quitter le Real Madrid " et qu'il s'agissait d'une "décision irréversible", Cristiano Ronaldo n'est visiblement plus si sûr de son fait. Read More »

Russian Federation vs Portugal, FIFA Confederations Cup, live score

Mexico play New Zealand later in the day and could go top of the group if they manage to beat the Kiwis by a two-goal margin. The 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup hosts have been alternating between draws and wins over the past four matches and headed into the Portugal clash needing a string of consistency in order to secure their semi-final berth. Read More »

Morgan hails brilliant England bowlers

England captain Eoin Morgan: "Our batting performance was probably par or below par - so pretty average". Meanwhile, Kane Williamson , the New Zealand captain, could be facing a ban for slow over-rates after his side took nearly four hours to complete the England innings. Read More »

Nadal-Wawrinka, invincible contre invaincu — Roland-Garros


L'Espagnol (31 ans) ne s'est pris les pieds dans le tapis qu'une fois en 24 matches durant la saison sur terre battue (en quarts de finale à Rome contre Thiem ) marquée par 3 titres à Monte-Carlo, Barcelone et Madrid. " Si je continue comme ça, pourquoi pas? ". Wawrinka est parvenu à rentrer dans le court le premier une fois sur cinq. Ou plutôt si: lui-même. Et aucun pépin physique n'est venu contrarier sa course, contrairement à l'an passé. Read More »

Scoring Specialist Hector Moreno Rescues Mexico In 2-2 Draw With Portugal

The Real Madrid striker, whose club future has been the subject of media speculation after he was accused by Spanish prosecutors of committing tax fraud, which Ronaldo denies, set up Portugal's opener. - Cristiano Ronaldo scored two goals in that 7-1 win against Russian Federation, his fifth and sixth goals for Portugal and his first brace for his country. Read More »

Preds Try To Solve Penguins' Home Ice Edge In Game 5


To his point, three missed the net, another three were blocked and only two found their way to Pekka Rinne - both of which were stopped. "Obviously not the start you want to have", Rinne said. Eight different players scored for the Predators in the two home wins, including a pair from Frederick Gaudreau. When it comes to shot attempts, the Predators once again hold a large margin at 227-177. Read More »

US OPEN: Back-9 bogeys halt Harman


Rickie Fowler was able to find plenty of positives from his performance at the U.S. Open despite letting another major slip through his fingers. "I didn't exactly get my dad a card, so this works". Open champion said. Hopefully, though, in the future, in majors, I can play in the either last or next to last group to give myself a better chance . Read More »

Golden Knights pick Fleury in expansion draft


Had they not been as deep on their blue line, the Ducks likely wouldn't have considered trading Theodore. The NHL Awards are only moments away and the announcement of the Golden Knights initial roster isn't far away. Actor Joe Manganiello will host the event. It was a savvy move by McPhee , who made 10 trades leading up to the expansion draft. Dreger also said Wednesday that "rumblings indicate" Leipsic will be the player McPhee selects off the Maple Leafs' roster. Read More »

Bayern Munich rules out transfer of Robert Lewandowski


Manchester United is looking to capitalize on rumors that Robert Lewandowski is unhappy at Bayern Munich , according to reports, but Jose Mourinho's team will have to battle Chelsea for the striker. In Munich pole annually earns 15 million euros. Though it feels a little mean when Walker seems to be eyeing a move elsewhere from a club that don't want or value him as he feels he should be, Levy is a businessman. Read More »

Andre Ward vs Sergey Kovalev II


Andrew Ward (left) proved that his previous win over Sergey Kovalev was not a gift. However, rather than calling a halt to the action, referee Tony Weeks saw that Kovalev's body language was that of a fighter who may have wanted out and called a surprising halt to the bout. Read More »

Mexico coach Osorio apologises for bust-up with Kiwi bench

Group A now sees the Portuguese and Mexico sit equal on four points, with Russian Federation a further point back while New Zealand is yet to register a single point. Meanwhile, Portugal and Mexico finished 2-2 in their Group A opener on Sunday and will be hoping to pick up three points as they seek to stay in contention to qualify for the knockouts. Read More »

Rafael Nadal crushes Stan Wawrinka to win historic 10th French Open title


The pressure from Nadal was relentless in the third set as well, as he broke Wawrinka time and again to take the final set 6-1. Nadal's total Grand Slam title count now stands at 15, moving him past Pete Sampras into second on the Open Era men's leaderboard , behind Federer (18 ) and ahead of Djokovic and Australian legend Roy Emerson , both of whom have 12 majors to their names. Read More »

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud

The transfer market has been hit with a trigger following Ronaldo's hint that he could leave Spain if he is eventually hammered in the tax case. The 32-year-old has also expressed his desire to return to Manchester United following these allegations and instructing his reps to secure a move back to his former club. Read More »

La "décima" de Rafael Nadal en chiffres — Roland-Garros


Cinq sets, c'est un challenge très dur contre un joueur comme lui. Cet incident avait mis un coup d'arrêt à sa reconquête. Un joueur comme Nadal vous met le doute dans la tête, notamment lorsqu'il dicte le jeu. Pendant plus d'une décennie, d'avril à juin, il a été presque imbattable: 389 matches gagnés sur 424 disputés, soit près de 92% de succès. Seulement voilà, lorsqu'il évolue au niveau qui a été le sien depuis le début du tournoi, Rafa n'a tout simplement aucun égal sur terre battue ... Read More »

Ward stops Kovalev in eight to win rematch

Without any hesitations, we might say that Kovalev was robbed last night. Kovalev (30-2-1) said he believed he could've kept fighting. But the bout scheduled for 12 rounds at the Mandalay Events Center has been overshadowed this week by the announcement that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor reached an agreement to fight on August 26 in Las Vegas . Read More »

Germany too good for Socceroos in Russian Federation


While this tournament does not seems to be an important for Germany judging by the squad they have sent, they will still want to win this game since it is the German mentality. In the first half we sat back a little bit more, which is not our game. "It's a loss and the loss falls on me, it's my responsibility". Chile dispatched Cameroon in relatively routine fashion in Moscow and a third win in eight attempts against Germany would put them on the brink of a semi-final spot. Read More »

Brendan Schaub offers Max Kellerman $100000 bet on McGregor-Mayweather fight


President Dana White doesn't believe Conor McGregor or the promotion loses credibility if Floyd Mayweather emerges victorious on August 26 . The contest will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, with the Nevada State Athletic Commission having approved the date for a Mayweather Promotions fight , Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Bob Bennett confirmed. Read More »

Gatland blasts All Blacks tactics as Test looms

CHIEFS: Shaun Stevenson, Toni Pulu, Tim Nanai-Williams, Johnny Fa'auli, Solomon Alaimalo, Stephen Donald (c), Finlay Christie, Tom Sanders, Lachlan Boshier, Mitchell Brown, Michael Allardice, Dominic Bird, Nepo Laulala, Liam Polwart, Siegried Fisi'ihoi. Read More »

England reaches Champions Trophy Semis


England are hoping this tournament will yield a first major one-day global title and skipper Eoin Morgan said there was more to come from his side. The chase came to a premature end in the 45th over, as Plunkett took the wicket of Tim Southee. In reply, New Zealand could only manage 223 all out in 44.3 overs. Read More »

Fleury eligible for National Hockey League expansion draft

Names like Marcus Kruger and Trevor van Riemsdyk will be available to the Golden Knights, who will get to choose one player from each of the 30 National Hockey League teams to assemble their first roster. cap hit, an established 20-plus goal scorer like Neal, 29, would fit the bill. Teams went one of two routes when compiling who would be protected - either pulling aside seven forwards, three defensemen and one goaltender or eight skaters and one netminder. Read More »

76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

Everyone is familiar with some of the favorites, Lonzo Ball , Markelle Fultz , and Josh Jackson . The team is still debating, but is reportedly leaning toward selecting Duke forward Jayson Tatum , who is a almost identical athletic talent, with a longer wingspan and better touch from different areas on the floor. Read More »

Lions outclass Chiefs before first NZ Test


It was a break-out effort, finished by Jack Nowell - his second of the night - and came via several pairs of hands and an appreciation of time and space. George North remains the favourite on the left wing. With Wales star George North now not firing on all cylinders, Daly is set to spark some burning of the selectors' midnight oil and possibly claim a Test wing spot. Read More »

Liam Williams in at full-back for British & Irish Lions


Liam Williams has been preferred to Leigh Halfpenny at full-back, with Elliot Daly starting at left wing and George North omitted from the match 23. "It is tough because you're putting a group of players together in such a short period". The Lions have won four of their six warm-up matches ahead of the three Tests - with the first at Eden Park on Saturday - and have shown gradual signs of improvement on tour. Read More »

French Open 2017: Unseeded Jelena Ostapenko wins Latvia's first grand slam


The 47th-ranked Ostapenko, only two days past her 20th birthday, raised her arms in victory after drilling a final backhand victor down the line. "That really helped me". She took advantage of a bit of luck, too, holding for a 5-3 lead when she hit a backhand that clipped the top of the net, popped way up in the air, then dropped over onto Halep's side. Read More »

Ronaldo header gives Portugal win over Confed Cup hosts Russia

Ronaldo also skipped his media duties after winning the man of the match award following Portugal's 2-2 draw with Mexico , claiming he needed to undergo treatment on a knock instead. However, the hosts were unlucky not to force an equaliser after a string of chances in a strong second-half display. The All Whites' semi-final hopes are now over. Read More »