Stories about Sport

Jun 24 2017

Costa prepared to dig heels in over Chelsea exit

If Costa moved back to Atletico he would not be able to play until January because Federation Internationale de Football Association has banned them from registering ...

Jun 24 2017

Jose Mourinho faces accusation of tax fraud

The claims against Mourinho come amid a lengthening list of tax fraud cases involving soccer stars in Spain. Spanish prosecutors filed a claim against the former Real m...

Jun 24 2017

Germany hold off Confederations Cup challenge from Australia

The average age of Germany's starting lineup on Monday was only 22 and a half years old, and the two oldest starters, Lars Stindl and Sandro Wagner , only had a coup...

Jun 24 2017

Jimmy Butler traded to Minnesota Timberwolves

They were among the youngest teams in the league last season, cast as a team that could be a force once all of their pups grew up. He averaged 15.6 points, 7.2 rebounds...

Jun 24 2017

Philadelphia 76ers select Fultz with number one overall pick

Fultz, who is expected to be taken with the No. 1 selection by the Philadelphia 76ers , stood in the middle of the front row holding a basketball and wearing a gray suit...

Jun 24 2017

Josh Jackson says he would 'love' to play for Celtics

Tatum was still available, so it all worked out. What did Danny do in Sacramento instead of meeting with Jackson? Later in the first round , Wake Forest forward John...

Jun 24 2017

Lakers locked to take Lonzo Ball after Paul George unveils FA plan

Wherever I go that's where I'm supposed to be", Lonzo says. The NBA offseason has been in effect for only one week, but speculation of trade talk and rumors has waste...

Jun 24 2017

Soft dismissals cost us the match, says de Villiers

Their batting was tentative while India looked sharper and on their game which meant they could capitalise once disaster struck for South Africa with the run out of d...

Jun 24 2017

Sixers clear way to make Markelle Fultz the No. 1 pick

From there it could be Tatum, Josh Jackson of Kansas, Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox or some other player in the mix at No. 3, where the Celtics will now pick after the deal wit...

Jun 24 2017

NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?

With the Eastern and Western Conferences so top heavy, teams have been forced to go one of two paths. But a wonderful night for freshman wasn't great for all of them. I...

Jun 24 2017

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

He wouldn't comment on any of the potential trades the Celtics were rumored to have been offered Thursday, but did say "It was a little blown out of proportion; I'll leav...

Jun 24 2017

Sixers make Fultz top pick, Lakers snag Ball second

While that was being completed, the draft got off to a familiar start with the same top-four picks as previous year: Philadelphia, the Lakers , Boston and Phoenix. They ...

Jun 24 2017

Tigers release struggling reliever Francisco Rodriguez

The Tigers also placed outfielder Alex Presley on the seven-day concussion disabled list. The Tigers have experienced bullpen woes again this year, and Rodriguez's de...

Jun 24 2017

Raikkonen prepared to help Vettel win fifth F1 title

We do it 20 times, on a very public platform: "the race track". Despite his dominant win at the Canadian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton insists Sebastian Vettel and Fe...

Jun 24 2017

Marin Cilic through to quarterfinals at Queen's

Cilic has been faithful to Queen's, where he is playing the Wimbledon tune-up for the 11th consecutive year; and was competing in his sixth quarter-final at the tournamen...

Jun 24 2017

Ball Family Helped Lakers Decide on Lonzo Ball

Ball said Zeus and Jesus knew his son was going to get drafted , and he boldly predicted the Lakers will be in the playoffs next season. "I'm trying to tell you, I k...

Jun 24 2017

Here Are The Top Players Who Didn't Get Drafted Thursday Night

Who do they have to thank for all this young talent? Ball was projected to be picked by the Lakers' new front office of Hall of Famer Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka. "I'...

Jun 24 2017

Who's No. 3? National Basketball Association draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

Jackson will replace Tim Frazier for the Pelicans and the Duke guard needed surgery on his right foot for a stress reaction in May, which he was playing through last se...

Jun 24 2017

Philadelphia 76ers Pick Markelle Fultz First In NBA Draft

He's already learned about life at the trade deadline. Here's a look at four players (in alphabetical order) that the Suns might select with the fourth overall pick in ...

Jun 24 2017

Team India arrives in West Indies

Top brass at the Board of Control for Cricket in India were aware that all was not well between captain Virat Kohli and chief coach Anil Kumble but they were taken ...