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NBA Draft Preview: A Last Minute Mock Draft Roundtable

NBA Draft Preview: A Last Minute Mock Draft Roundtable

There are two rounds in the draft, with 30 picks in each round. So, will they make a trade, make the picks or do something else? Barring any catastrophic change of events, Markelle Fultz will be s...

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Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

It's awesome how often Doerr's name comes up in Boston sports history. Although the Red Sox have offered Ortiz a spot in the organization, he told reporters that he has stayed away from the team...

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Celtics draft Duke's Tatum, 76ers take Fultz No. 1

That's where the Boston Celtics are scheduled to pick after moving down two spots in a trade with Philadelphia, giving the 76ers the right to select Fultz with their second No. He was a widely r...

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Top pick Fultz introduced as Sixers plan out extensive turnaround

Top pick Fultz introduced as Sixers plan out extensive turnaround

Although he has a 6-10 wingspan he is not known for his defense. ■ Robert Covington, who shoots as well as he defends. "If that's what the training, medical and performance staff tells us, then th...

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Manchester United making progress towards signing Real Madrid star Alvaro Morata

Ronaldo and Mourinho are the latest members of the soccer elite to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. This is similar to deals struck with the Spanish taxman by fellow Argentinians Javier Mascherano a...

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Class act Rafael won't stop at his ideal 10

Class act Rafael won't stop at his ideal 10

Though, Rafa will probably play Boodles exhibition event the week before Church Road event so that he can see how he feels on grass. Rafael Nadal , the undisputed "King of Clay", has a very impress...

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Angel Di Maria Handed 1-Year Prison Sentence for Tax Evasion

Angel Di Maria Handed 1-Year Prison Sentence for Tax Evasion

The accusations come just a week after Spanish prosecutors brought a parallel case against Mr Ronaldo, Real Madrid's star striker who allegedly withheld taxes worth €14.8 million. Others include D...

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It's time for No. 1 pick Fultz to turn 76ers into winners

At 19-years-old, he's been part of USA Basketball, Nike Hoops Summit, and the McDonald's All-American game, impressing those who have witnessed his skills. Ball, the 6-6 playmaking wizard, will have t...

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Thomas Bryant drafted in second round by the Lakers

But the Lakers , under new leadership with Showtime patriarch Magic Johnson taking the helm, is hoping a more successful era is set to unfold in the City of Angels, with Ball in control of the of...

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LeBron Tweets Support Of Cavs GM, Who Parts Ways With Team

Gilbert has owned the team for 12 1/2 years. Gilbert continued his trend of not renewing his GM's contracts, at a time when it seemed Griffin was the flawless man for the job ahead. The Cavs w...

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Cavs Won't Be Acquiring Paul George Or Jimmy Butler

The Indiana Pacers and Chicago Bulls both checked in with the Cleveland Cavaliers about acquiring star point guard Kyrie Irving . The Cavaliers will have to find a way to keep James and Irving ha...

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Peter O'Mahony to lead Lions against Maori side with Warburton benched

Owen Farrell has been in the in-form 10 in the squad so far on this Tour, especially when you take into consideration Sexton's labouring start to proceedings in Whangarei two weeks ago. "We got penal...

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76ers get top pick from Celtics

Boston has the chance to pick Josh Jackson and create a power defending pair with Jaylen Brown. What if that No. 1 pick is more enticing to Knicks president Phil Jackson than the player the team...

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Celtics' Trade In NBA Draft Shows Ainge Is Still 'Full Of Surprises'

It may be hard for fans to see someone like Jimmy Butler go for a price that the Celtics easily could have topped, but Ainge is working towards something bigger. That idea was backed up in yesterday'...

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Mourinho rejects tax fraud accusation

Mourinho rejects tax fraud accusation

Basel's Taulant Xhaka, left, challenges for the ball with PSG's Angel Di Maria during the Champions League group A soccer match between Paris Saint Germain and Basel at the Parc des Princes stad...

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Josh Jackson won't be taking up baseball any time soon

As a senior, Jackson averaged 28.1 points, 6.4 rebounds and four assists per game. "I think the fact that he was drafted fourth in this draft will motivate him even more because I think, in talking to...

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Atletico Madrid offer for Chelsea striker Diego Costa around £18m short

Atletico Madrid offer for Chelsea striker Diego Costa around £18m short

On Thursday, Sky Sport Italia journalist Gianluca Di Marzio has an update on the future of Costa . However, Atletico Madrid's recent transfer ban means that if the 28-year-old does head back to...

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76ers select Fultz first in National Basketball Association draft

While they did only finish the regular season 18-13 overall and fell in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament, that doesn't stray away from the fact they played against some top players. They ma...

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Serena and Venus Williams' 75-year-old dad files for divorce

Serena and Venus Williams' 75-year-old dad files for divorce

Lakeisha also says he's afraid Richard will go all "scorched Earth" on her to retaliate for airing their issues in court. "The bottom line is he had been acting very emotional and erratic with my cl...

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Boston Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

Gordon Hayward: The buzz surrounding the Utah Jazz free-agent-to-be has been relatively quiet of late, which makes sense given that he won't officially be a free agent until July 6. Tatum was formall...

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LA-area father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son

LA-area father arrested on suspicion of killing missing son

Marshals Service. After reviewing all of the evidence, Homicide Investigators presented the facts to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office and obtained a murder filling against the sus...

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Third overall pick Jayson Tatum arrives in Boston

But it was the same way for last year's No. 3 pick overall - Jaylen Brown . "I have absolutely loved coaching Jayson Tatum ", Krzyzewski said when Tatum declared for the Draft. "I'm certainly not ...

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Markelle Fultz believes the Sixers are already a playoff team

Milwaukee Bucks - D.J. Wilson 18. The first seven picks in in the draft were freshmen , including Markelle Fultz , who was the No. 1 selection by the Philadelphia 7ers. The Sixers also hold fo...

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Trust The Process? 76ers hope so, have the No. 1 pick again

They then completed a trade with the Boston Celtics and are expected to take the Washington guard to begin the action Thursday night. Fultz, Simmons and another recent Sixers high draft pick, Jo...

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Markelle Fultz lets Philadelphia know Sixers are playoff team now

If you would have to compare Malik's game, the most reasonable similarity you can go with is Houston Rockets Lou Williams . A dependable scorer and hard-nosed defender, Butler gives Thibodeau an in...

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

While Jackson's on-court potential is sky high, there are some lingering concerns about off-court activity, which date back to a December incident where he allegedly vandalized a woman's auto and thre...

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Royals at .500 after walk-off win

Gibbons then turned to Grilli in hopes that he could record the final out, but Merrifield doubled to left to knock in two runs and give Kansas City the victory. He struck out four, walked two and hit ...

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Cleveland Cavaliers players warning Bulls' Jimmy Butler not to join Cavs

Cleveland Cavaliers players warning Bulls' Jimmy Butler not to join Cavs

So after three consecutive NBA Finals and one title for the Cavs, it appears the mighty could be falling. The Cavs have already been linked to both Chicago Bulls forward Jimmy Butler and Indiana...

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Rio Ferdinand Hoping Manchester United Can Seal Cristiano Ronaldo Return

Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup with Portugal's national soccer team, has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. It added that Mourinho paid “more than 26 mi...

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Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations

Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations

Manchester United are believed to be on the lookout for a number of new signings this summer but have thus far only secured the signature of defender Victor Lindelof from Benfica. It will now be up...

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Surprise, surprise: Cristiano Ronaldo may stay at Real Madrid

Surprise, surprise: Cristiano Ronaldo may stay at Real Madrid

The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving soccer stars in Spain. The prison term will be suspended as is common in Spain for first offences for non-violen...

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Marcelo wants to leave Real Madrid if Cristiano Ronaldo exits

Marcelo wants to leave Real Madrid if Cristiano Ronaldo exits

It has accused Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth several millions of euros in the last two weeks, with both men denying any wrongdoing...

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Lewis Hamilton Wins In Canada For Sixth Time

The Mercedes AMG ace will start on the front row at the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday alongside his Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel . (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP). He damaged his ...

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New Zealand capsize in America's Cup semi-final with Britain

Artemis Racing's billionaire backer Torbjorn Tornqvist leapt aboard the state-of-the art blue and yellow catamaran to congratulate Outteridge and the six-man crew following their deciding win over S...

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Magic Johnson Praises D'Angelo Russell Then Throws Him Under the Bus

I'm happy to be home. It did go in the basket, a lot, but, again, that was at UCLA , and you might notice a trend when Ball went up against the best on-ball defenders in the nation. "Just had a...

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NBA Draft 2017: Markelle Fultz selected first overall by the Philadelphia 76ers

When the Philadelphia 76ers officially used the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft to select Markelle Fultz Thursday, many Sixers fans were quick to thank former general manager Sam Hinkie...

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Top five goes all freshmen for first time in history

He averaged 21.4 points during the five-game overseas tour, which included a trip to New Zealand. The deal was first reported on Saturday and when it was apparent the trade was going to occur, Fultz ...

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

He made $5.7 million in the first year of his rookie deal and $5.9 million last season. At No. 8, the Knicks picked French point guard Frank Ntilikina , who heard a mix of cheers and boos from ...

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Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth defeats China's Shi

Australian Open Super Series: Kidambi Srikanth defeats China's Shi

Last Sunday, the Indian shuttler had come out with a spectacular performance as he defeated unseeded Kazumasa Sakai of Japan in straight games to win the men's singles title of the Indonesia Super Ser...

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Knicks are considering trade of Porzingis

Knicks are considering trade of Porzingis

The LA Clippers officially announced the hiring of National Basketball Association legend and Hall of Famer Jerry West as a team consultant. With Derrick Rose set to hit the free agency July 1 a...

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