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Markelle Fultz top pick in NBA draft

It could last a bit longer. Golden State made an offer that the Magic couldn't refuse: Webber for Penny Hardaway, whom the Warriors took third overall, plus three first-round picks. "That's something ...

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Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

Later in the first round, the Lakers underlined their commitment to Ball by officially trading point guard D'Angelo Russell , the No. 2 pick in the 2015 draft. The Lakers saw Johnson deliver on all...

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Pacers pick pair from UCLA, trade for Xavier's Sumner in NBA Draft

Pacers pick pair from UCLA, trade for Xavier's Sumner in NBA Draft

Leaf will most likely play off the bench, but will give good minutes when he steps on the court. Leaf is excellent around the rim, but also has a risky outside shot that could spread defenses, espec...

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Mexico v Russia: 'Final for both teams'

SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Mexico asserted its superiority in the second half against New Zealand to avoid a Confederations Cup embarrassment on Wednesday, coming from behind to win a fiery Group A ...

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Olin Takes 6th in Javelin at USA Track & Field Championships

Olin Takes 6th in Javelin at USA Track & Field Championships

Lambourne will compete in the first round of the 800m on Thursday at 6 p.m. MT. It won't be hard to spot athletes with ties to Kentucky when the 2017 U.S. Her time in the 3,000m ranks fifth all-time...

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Pac-12 flavor expected at top of the National Basketball Association draft tonight

Aside from Jerryd Bayless , who played just three games previous year, and Gerald Henderson , there is virtually no other veteran experience on their current roster. 1 in the draft by the middle of ...

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Kings turned down No 2 pick trade offer from Lakers

There is a simple way this can play out: George sticks with the Pacers for the remainder of his contract before signing with the Lakers in the summer of 2018 for $130 million over four years. Not ...

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US Open 2017: Moving Day madness at Erin Hills

Open . Corey Conners, of Listowel, Ont., shot his second straight 76 to finish at eight-over par and miss the cut. But at 5-over 149, he'll have the weekend off, too. The one-under-par total was a s...

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Kohli's India face the Caribbean grind as first ODI today

Kohli's India face the Caribbean grind as first ODI today

Queried about the circumstances that led to Kumble's exit, the India captain was predictably reticent, citing the sanctity of the dressing room for his silence on the issue. Cricket West Indies ...

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GM Griffin, Cavs part ways after title, 3 straight Finals

Owner Dan Gilbert released a statement saying that the two sides "mutually made a decision to not extend David's current contract". Now that Griffin is gone and uncertainty clouding the front ...

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Josh Jackson selected No. 4 overall by the Phoenix Suns

Jackson said that playing at Kansas forced him to hone his defensive acumen against bigger players at the power forward spot but that he thinks he can slide into the Suns' starting small forward s...

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Magic Johnson Welcomes Lonzo Ball to Lakers Nation on Twitter After Selection

Magic Johnson Welcomes Lonzo Ball to Lakers Nation on Twitter After Selection

Prior to Kentucky guards Malik Monk and De'Aaron Fox, and then Washington guard Markelle Fultz visiting last week, Sixers president Bryan Colangelo said the Sixers had either seen or scheduled...

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TCU Knocks Off Louisville

TCU Knocks Off Louisville

Horned Frog pitcher Sean Wymer came into the game in the fifth inning with TCU holding the 4-3 lead. Additionally, this year's viewership is up 95% from last season's first six games and on pace to be...

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Butterbean Doesn't See An Athletic Commission Allowing The McGregor vs

Butterbean Doesn't See An Athletic Commission Allowing The McGregor vs

Compromise is exactly what both sides did, however, and the announcement was made final Wednesday that the fight would indeed take place. UFC boss Dana White has since told TMZ the fight w...

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Conor McGregor Could Still Defend UFC Title Before End Of 2017

Conor McGregor Could Still Defend UFC Title Before End Of 2017

According to Iole, terms are not yet known, but the fight is set to take place at the MGM Grand Garden or T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on August 26. McGregor vs Mayweather confirmed for 8/26, twitte...

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Salah can win at the highest level with Liverpool, says Klopp

Salah can win at the highest level with Liverpool, says Klopp

However, AS Roma have mentioned figures on their official website and claimed that they reached an agreement worth 50 million euros ($55.8million) to sell the winger to Liverpool . At least aside...

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Bulls dump Jimmy Butler to Minnesota, in another Chicago head-scratcher

Bulls dump Jimmy Butler to Minnesota, in another Chicago head-scratcher

Chicago is trading Butler and the No. 16 pick in this year's draft to the Minnesota Timberwolves for Kris Dunn , Zach LaVine , and the No. 7 pick . 7 pick - used on Arizona stud Lauri Markk...

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Avalanche, adidas reveal new jersey for 2017-18 season

Avalanche, adidas reveal new jersey for 2017-18 season

So, what do you think of the new threads? Whatever the fan opinion, though, the league is undoubtedly unhappy that their giant reveal has been seemingly deflated by a leak. In teaser images, the m...

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Pakistan stun England, reaches Champions Trophy final

Azhar got to his fifty with a four off Wood and along with Azam he combined for 55-run stand for the second wicket. When it mattered, though, Pakistan showed more nerve, intelligence and skill than ...

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Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

The Los Angeles Lakers landed their first-choice player from this year's National Basketball Association draft class as highly-rated college prospect Lonzo Ball joined his hometown franchise. he's t...

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LaVar Ball guarantees Lonzo will lead Lakers to playoffs next season

LaVar Ball raised his family in Chino Hills, a Los Angeles suburb 35 miles east of Staples Center. "This is insane", Ball said in a phone interview. "Guys are going to naturally gravitate towards...

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Timberwolves acquire all-star forward Jimmy Butler from Chicago

Butler began blossoming on the Bulls under Tom Thibodeau , who is now coach and president of basketball operations of the Wolves. Trade talks have been swirling all day Thursday, with the Denve...

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

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

That included Jonathan Toews , Patrick Kane , Duncan Keith , Brent Seabrook and Niklas Hjalmarsson . The challenge of replacing Hossa will take on increased significance when the Blackhawks report t...

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Reddick's big day lifts Astros over Athletics 12-9

Paulino is coming off his first major-league victory, a six-inning outing against Boston on Saturday in which he allowed one run and three hits. "We were very, very cautious with pulling him out". "I ...

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Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

I'm going to be the best player I can be. The journey took him to Duke and the prestigious college program of head coach Mike Krzyzewski. "I've been nervous for the past week", Jackson said. He ende...

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Peter O'Mahony to captain the Lions against Maori All Blacks

Peter O'Mahony to captain the Lions against Maori All Blacks

Another notable omission from the side is fly-half Owen Farrell , who initially joined Warburton among the replacements only to be ruled out of the game with a thigh strain. Flyhalf Sopoaga narrowe...

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Connecticut native Stegmaier takes early lead at Travelers

Connecticut native Stegmaier takes early lead at Travelers

Among those level with McIlroy are Patrick Reed , Swede David Lingmerth and Jim Furyk , whose final-round 58 a year ago at the Travelers is the lowest round on the PGA Tour. Two-time Travelers cha...

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The Pittsburgh Penguins close out another Cup title

The Pittsburgh Penguins close out another Cup title

Hornqvist only played just over nine minutes in Game 6, the second-fewest on the team. The only other team to win three Stanley Cups this decade? Jake Guentzel, who was in the minors for most of t...

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NBA's dizzying days of deals leads to today's draft

But having lived in both, I can say they share some very important similarities. The Chicago Bulls traded three-time all-star swingman Jimmy Butler and the rights to the No. Fultz said he apprecia...

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James Neal taken in NHL Expansion Draft

James Neal taken in NHL Expansion Draft

The NHL Awards are only moments away and the announcement of the Golden Knights initial roster isn't far away. There was absolute silence. The Golden Knights added a pair of physical defensemen...

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After nearly missing French Open, Halep could win 1st major

After nearly missing French Open, Halep could win 1st major

The 25-year-old Halep, who lost to Russia's Maria Sharapova in the 2014 French Open final, came into Roland Garros full of confidence after winning a premier mandatory event in Madrid and losing to ...

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Ostapenko blasts back to claim stunning French title

The 25-year-old Halep was denied her first major championship and the No. 1 world ranking for the first time. Jelena Ostapenko has completed her remarkable French odyssey, becoming the first uns...

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Mexico plea to fans over homophobic chant

The player warned: "We know the chant is not about offending anyone, but there are people that see it like that and we could be affected". "But I would have been much happier if my goal had won us the...

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

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

Now they're together again, trying to lead a franchise that has not made the playoffs since 2004. The Wolves received the No. 16 overall pick in Thursday night's draft, which was used to select Jus...

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Alvaro Morata's agent says Man United waiting on Real Madrid's decision

Alvaro Morata's future has been the subject of much speculation in recent months with both Chelsea and Manchester United reportedly keen on signing him. The 24-year-old was the second choice st...

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Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

Or do they roll the dice and try to package that pick with a player or two to land the Butler-type of player that would thrust them into the playoff conversation right away? The Bulls made the pla...

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Cork to roar in behind our Leeside Lion O'Mahony

Sniping between the two camps has been a feature of the series so far and Gatland continued the war of words by suggesting the All Blacks may live to regret dropping winger Julian Savea for the firs...

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Management Team Suing Nate Diaz for More than $1 Million

The Ballengee Group is seeking more than $1 million in damages. UFC fighters Nate Diaz and Leslie Smith are being sued by The Ballengee Group, their former management team, for skipping out on p...

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Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

Nets grab Texas one-and-done big man Allen with 22nd pick

The Celtics chose to move down in Thursday's draft by giving the pick to the Philadelphia 76ers , who began the night by taking Markelle Fultz of the University of Washington. Barring any trades, t...

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Clippers Exploring DeAndre Jordan Trade

Clippers Exploring DeAndre Jordan Trade

According to ESPN , one of the teams they've discussed a trade with is the Phoenix Suns in exchange for Tyson Chandler as well as the #4 overall pick in the NBA Draft . 4 pick may have ended the co...

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