Stories about Sport

Jun 23 2017

There could be pain in Spain as Mourhino faces tax charges

In the ongoing saga that is fully grown men not understanding how taxes work while playing football in Spain, Angel Di Maria has been handed a one year suspended prison s...

Jun 23 2017

Sixers make it official, select Markelle Fultz with No. 1 overall pick

Jackson was raised by his mother, Apples Jones, who was a standout player at the University of Texas at El Paso, and his stepfather, Clarence Jones, who died of a heart a...

Jun 23 2017

The Everest beckons for Lady Aurelia

It's nice to have that old feel back with a good horse like him, and it's nice to do it for Sheikh Mohammed too. The Britannia Stakes is one contest local punters sho...

Jun 23 2017

76ers take Markelle Fultz, Lakers grab Lonzo Ball to start NBA draft

By now the entire. (AP Photo/Michael Owen Baker, File). The Timberwolves almost flipped Rubio to the Knicks at the trade deadline. There were two No. There is nearl...

Jun 23 2017

NBA Draft round-up: Philadelphia 76ers take Markelle Fultz with No 1 pick

This led to a hilarious sequence of events where a group of vocal fans all wearing Knicks paraphernalia were screaming out picks just as Tatum was about to - leading Tatu...

Jun 23 2017

Markelle Fultz works out with 76ers before NBA Draft

For the objective of this exercise, no trades will be allowed. He shot 47.6 percent from the field - extremely high for a scoring point guard. De'Aaron Fox, a point gua...

Jun 23 2017

76ers already trolling Lonzo and LaVar Ball after No. 2 pick

The good news for LaVar and Lonzo is that it doesn't appear as though any other players have stepped up and unseated Lonzo as the Lakers' best option . "Although George ...

Jun 23 2017

The NHL teams the Vegas Knights fleeced at the NHL expansion draft

The Golden Knights sat in a strong position created by the favorable expansion draft terms granted to Foley, who paid a $500 million expansion fee to join the league. The...

Jun 23 2017

Jimmy Butler Trade Rumors: Nuggets Reportedly in Contact with Bulls over Star

After Butler's departure, Mirotic is now the longest tenured member of the Bulls. They were among the youngest teams in the league last season, cast as a team that could ...

Jun 23 2017

Prime Minister May offer: EU citizens can stay in UK

His comments come a day after Cabinet minister David Davis and European Union negotiator Michel Barnier began Brexit talks in Brussels . And her reduced statur...

Jun 23 2017

Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

Now way on the other side of his prime, Wade is probably searching for at least one more ring before he hangs up his sneakers, and after the Butler trade , he may no...

Jun 23 2017

LaVar Ball gets booed out of NBA Draft, Barclays Center

Russell and Timofey Mozgov's onerous contract went to Brooklyn for Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick, Utah forward Kyle Kuzma . With preternatural court vision a...

Jun 23 2017

Jose Mourinho latest to be accused of tax fraud in Spain

Di Maria, who now plays for French club Paris Saint-Germain, will likely not serve any prison time because sentences of less than two years for first-time offenders are u...

Jun 23 2017

Mourinho denies tax fraud during Real Madrid stint

More recently, Cristiano Ronaldo and his Compatriot Jose Mourinho were also accused of tax evasion, but both of them have said they are innocent. The Argentinian wo...

Jun 23 2017

Jose Mourinho makes big decision on Man United target

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

Jun 23 2017

Lakers draft Lonzo Ball with the second pick of the NBA Draft

This year, that player is Fultz. He was the conference's first player to average 14 points, six rebounds and seven assists per game since Kidd did it at California. There...

Jun 23 2017

NBA Draft: Instant reaction and grades from the first round

Fultz and Ball led a record-setting run of one-and-dones in the National Basketball Association draft, which received a jolt early in the first round when the Chicago Bul...

Jun 23 2017

Germany looks to the future in their Confederations Cup squad strategy

Germany edge out Australia 3-2, while Chile were too strong for Cameroon as they won 2-0. None of the side that won the 2014 World Cup final in Brazil is prese...

Jun 23 2017

LA Clippers take South Carolina's Thornwell in draft

The Clippers first saw Thornwell at the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago in May, and brought him to Playa Vista for a workout. Sources said the Clippers, in an exploratory ...

Jun 23 2017

Ex-Piston Chauncey Billups Interested in Cleveland Cavaliers' GM Job

As was expected, Dan Gilbert interviewed Chauncey Billups for the Cavs GM vacancy in Detroit today, sources tell ESPN . David Griffin's sudden and unceremoniou...