Stories about Sport

Jun 23 2017

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

Fultz is the second Washington Husky basketball star to go No. 1 in the draft this year joining Kelsey Plum, who was taken first overall in the WNBA draft. FILE - In thi...

Jun 23 2017

Golden Knights, other teams reveal new uniforms

A wheat stripe is also included at the bottom of the jersey. Most notably, they have the infamous Adidas stripes. For the most part, every team's jersey stayed the sa...

Jun 23 2017

McGregor slated for August 26?

The fight will be at light middleweight (154lbs) and held in Las Vegas on 26 August. McGregor vs Mayweather confirmed for 8/26, twitter reacts . Nate Diaz shared wi...

Jun 23 2017

Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball

Those schemes are a year away from fruition, however. With preternatural court vision and a desire to become a leader, Ball has everything the Lakers wanted on court. L...

Jun 23 2017

Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

The Timberwolves also received the No. 16 draft pick in the trade. Butler played in Chicago for current Timberwolves coach Tom Thibodeau . And according to a p...

Jun 23 2017

Markelle Fultz is wearing shoes made of basketballs for the NBA Draft

Things can go wrong and maybe Boston should push forward. Washington's Markelle Fultz , wearing basketball-themed shoes, poses for photos on the red carpet before ...

Jun 23 2017

India arrests villagers for cheering Pakistan cricketers in Champions Trophy

The Champions Trophy maybe scrapped in favour of an expanded World T20 in 2021, according to International Cricket Council ( ICC ) CEO Dave Richardson. The former South ...

Jun 23 2017

NHL Reveals Protection Lists Before Expansion Draft

Key among those rumors and assumptions was that the Anaheim Ducks and Golden Knights have a deal in place that involves Sami Vatanen . The fifth-year player, however, ...

Jun 23 2017

Celtics 'appear to be leaning' toward Jayson Tatum, not Josh Jackson

The Warriors selected Purdue center Joe Barry Carroll. And into it all, sitting back and waiting to see what falls to them are the Raptors, armed with the 23rd pick and...

Jun 23 2017

NHL: Penguins bring home second straight Stanley Cup

Nick Bonino wasn't healthy enough to play in the final four games of this year's Stanley Cup Final . Since 1997-1998 the Penguins are the first team which has won two ...

Jun 23 2017

Unseeded Ostapenko rallies to win French Open

Recalling her first experience of grass aged 15, she said: "When I first played on it, I didn't like it at all". The difference in approach was clear in the final sta...

Jun 23 2017

Vegas Golden Knights' roster revealed: NHL draft expansion results

Defenseman Deryk Engelland greets Vegas Golden Knights owner Bill Foley after being drafted by the Knights in the NHL Expansion Draft at T-Mobile Arena on Wednesd...

Jun 23 2017

Halep into women's singles final at Roland Garros, faces Ostapenko next

The fast conditions have helped the Czech and, after Halep controlled the first set, Pliskova found her range on her big serve and forehand in the second. After the gam...

Jun 23 2017

Twitter reacts to the Bulls taking Lauri Markkanen at No. 7 overall

They would have ended up giving the Bulls less in the deal - but it really doesn't matter unless Markkanen becomes a superstar, which isn't likely. Dunn was last year...

Jun 23 2017

Impregnable fortress Eden Park a test for Lions

New Zealand are back to back World Champions. The Test is to take place at Eden Park in Auckland , where the All Blacks are undefeated in 23 years. It is the sec...

Jun 23 2017

Management Team Suing Nate Diaz for More than $1 Million

Nate Diaz is getting sued for over $1m (£0.79m) by the Ballengee Group over claims of theft, breach of contract and fraud among other charges. Attorney Jason Friedman,...

Jun 23 2017

Clippers exploring trade market for DeAndre Jordan

Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan (6) drives against Phoenix Suns center Tyson Chandler (4) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Wednesday, ...

Jun 23 2017

Magic draft Florida State's Isaac with sixth overall pick

Jonathan Isaac walks off stage after being selected by the Orlando Magic as the sixth pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in NY. I...

Jun 23 2017

Kings select Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox with 5th pick

The Kings also have the 10th overall pick, acquired in the deal for Cousins, to find another potential core player. The Kings have now added a North Carolina kid (Jacks...

Jun 23 2017

Elina Svitolina eliminated at Aegon Classic

Elina Svitolina , who never expected to be the favourite to win a grass-court tournament, began her bid to justify her elevation to top seed by overcoming Briton Heather...