Stories about Sport

Jun 25 2017

Boston Celtics select Duke forward Jayson Tatum in 2017 NBA Draft

Instead, Ainge chose to trade the chance at Fultz for the Sixers' No. 3 pick, and either the Lakers' 2018 pick if it falls from 2-5 or the Kings' top-1 protected 2019 s...

Jun 25 2017

Assisted referees are 'the future of football,' FIFA says

Diplomats from Australia and New Zealand on Friday visited the National Center for Response to Critical Situations that reports to the Ministry for Emergency Situations...

Jun 25 2017

Fabinho admits interest in Manchester United

Manchester United right-back, Darmian, is reportedly the number one target this summer for Juventus as they search for replacements for Dani Alves who will be teaming...

Jun 25 2017

Sixers like Fultz first

The conditional pick is unlikely to cost them because of the team's upward trajectory, which is enhanced by Fultz joining the squad. Celtics fans might not be too hap...

Jun 25 2017

Federation Internationale de Football Association takes no further action on Mexico-New Zealand clashes

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) - Portugal coach Fernando Santos could deny himself the pleasure of seeing Cristiano Ronaldo play against New Zealand on Saturday. "...

Jun 25 2017

Confed Cup: Ronaldo's Tax Fraud Case Doesn't Matter - Fans

They also circulated a copy of a tax document dated July 3, 2015, which covers the period in question. Mourinho's agents at Portugal-based Gestifute said in a statemen...

Jun 25 2017

Rob Pelinka: Lakers' trade with Nets was 'the flawless storm for us'

His aggressively passionate father LaVar , who made headlines for controversial comments involving his son's superior skills, was interviewed after Lonzo was drafted. ...

Jun 25 2017

Markelle Fultz Is Excited About Philly Because Of Its Chicken Sandwiches

It was Jones who sent an undersized Fultz to the Stags' junior varsity squad during his sophomore year, a move that lit the fire of competitiveness in the future No. "The...

Jun 25 2017

Harry Kane rescues England in extraordinary finale against Scotland

They stuck their chests out, held their heads up, walked back to the centre circle and said "Let's get something from this". He told me just before training on Friday. Pe...

Jun 25 2017

A's promote top prospect INF Barreto, put Pinder on DL

Pinder was removed from Friday night's game against the Chicago White Sox in the sixth inning because of the injury. Shields led the majors in home runs allowed a year ag...

Jun 25 2017

Family affair: Lakers get Lonzo Ball and dad with No. 2 pick

Having finalized the Russell trade , the Lakers then drafted Ball with the No. 2 overall pick and tabbed him as the team's starting point guard and team leader. The ...

Jun 25 2017

Ward ends close bout with flurry of blows

The impressive performance from Ward was marred by the ending to the fight, with a succession of borderline low blows securing the stoppage after he had initially rocke...

Jun 25 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo confident for Confederations Cup final

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo controls the ball, during a training session in St. Petersburg, Russia , Friday, June 23, 2017. European champions Portugal comfortab...

Jun 25 2017

Biggest Losers From The 2017 NBA Draft

Fultz was all set to become a Celtic, but on Monday the pick was officially dealt to Philadelphia. The Indiana Pacers might still know exactly what they're doing. Cha...

Jun 25 2017

LaVar Ball Says Lonzo Will Take The Lakers To The Playoffs

Pelinka said the 16-time National Basketball Association champions traded Russell and Mozgov largely to clear enough salary cap space to add two max-contract players ...

Jun 25 2017

Liverpool star suffers injury scare ahead of Confederations Cup clash

The qualifiers will be decided in the last round of the group stage where Germany face Cameroon and Chile take on Australia on Sunday. Despite leaving all his W...

Jun 25 2017

European champs cruise into Confed Cup semifinals

Mexico will meet the winners of Group B - which will nearly certainly be Chile or Germany - in their last-four encounter in Sochi on Thursday, but Hernandez is not concer...

Jun 25 2017

NBA Draft: Evaluating the top 5 picks

The T-Wolves also received draft rights to 16th pick Justin Patton of Creighton, while the Bulls beefed up their roster by getting promising Zach LaVine , Kris Dunn ...

Jun 25 2017

Di Maria fined £1.76m and sentenced to one year in prison

After the worldwide footballers like Lionel Messi, Neymar, Cristiano Ronaldo , there has been a fresh allegation against coach Jose Mourinho. Ronaldo guided Real Madr...

Jun 25 2017

Julian Edelman pays his respect to Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz

As a nod to his foul-mouthed challenge to those who would test the city's resolve, Ortiz took the microphone on Friday with the welcome, "This is his (pause) city". The A...