• Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers
Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to 76ers

If the Celtics felt Fultz isn't the draft's surefire best player, acquiring another pick with the player they crave would be smart and give them a bit more cap room, with a No. 1) were previously unreleased. Philadelphia had the No. 1 draft spot three previous times , taking Doug Collins in 1973, Allen Iverson in 1996 and Ben Simmons a y...

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  • Sixers Officially Move Up to No. 1 in Trade With Celtics
Sixers Officially Move Up to No. 1 in Trade With Celtics

In the announcement of their blockbuster trade with the Philadelphia 76ers , the Boston Celtics detailed the protections on the future first-round pick headed their way. Our short local nightmare is over, as the Sixers and Celtics have completed the trade that will bring the top overall pick to Philadelphia . That scenario forced Boston's hand ...

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  • Rain postpones men's French Open quarters, delays women's
Rain postpones men's French Open quarters, delays women's

After beating defending champion Garbine Muguruza in the previous round, the home fans had hoped Mladenovic could end France's 17-year wait for a home victor at Roland Garros. " Yes, it's a surface where it has been very much up and down for me throughout my career ". She finally got on the scoreboard in the sixth game, though, as her aggress...

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  • Former NFL Star and DWTS Contestant Lawrence Taylor Pleads Guilty to DUI
Former NFL Star and DWTS Contestant Lawrence Taylor Pleads Guilty to DUI

Lawrence Taylor is seen in his booking photo after his arrest on August 2, 2016, in Palm Beach County, Fla., on a DUI charge. He must also pay $1,500 and perform community service. He recorded blood alcohol levels of.082 and.084 a few hours after the crash, People magazine reported. Taylor is considered one of the greatest defensive players in...

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  • Russian Federation beat New Zealand as FIFA Confederation Cup begins
Russian Federation beat New Zealand as FIFA Confederation Cup begins

Three of the previous nine tournaments have been won by the host nation. Nearly 25 minutes into the second half, Russian forward Fedor Smolov cannoned another goal for his team after having received a flawless assist from Alexander Samedov .

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  • Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips
Cavs, GM Griffin part after 3 straight NBA Finals trips

The Cavs had been in talks about acquiring Jimmy Butler and/or Paul George. Griffin was reportedly upset at not having been given a contract extension last summer, as Cleveland was coming off an unprecedented rally for its first title, and ESPN reported that the parting of ways came after "extensive talks" on a new pact.

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  • Portugal says 1 of its soldiers killed in Mali terror attack
Portugal says 1 of its soldiers killed in Mali terror attack

A witness who said a militant on a motorcycle entered the area around 3:40 p.m. and cried "Allahu akbar" before jumping off and running toward the pool area, followed by a auto with three jihadis, who began firing their weapons. The UN mission to Mali MINUSMA stated that those who came under attack included people working with the French military m...

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  • Kyrgios crashes out of Queen's tournament with hip injury
Kyrgios crashes out of Queen's tournament with hip injury

After losing the tiebreaker, Kyrgios headed straight for his bag, put away his racket, shook hands with Young and walked off. Wimbledon starts at the All England Club on Monday, 3 July. I will be playing, for sure". Kyrgios still seems to be in good spirits, joking that he'll spend his time until Wimbledon at the local pub. "It's rough to see...

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  • Hamilton 'super happy' to be back on top
Hamilton 'super happy' to be back on top

The Ferrari star was unable to put the pressure on Hamilton but did just pip Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas to third. The Mercedes driver chasing his fourth Grand Prix title, said: "I remember getting home from school and putting on the video tape of Ayrton Senna and I can't believe I'm here with that many poles".

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  • Green Bay fan sues over Bears' sideline ban on Packers gear
Green Bay fan sues over Bears' sideline ban on Packers gear

Russell Beckman, who is both a Packers and Bears season ticket holder, generally only attends Bears games when the Packers are playing there. "Honestly, we were blown away, and so was everyone at the wedding once they saw the final product", said Zalovick, who has been a Packers fan since age 5.

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  • SRK, GMR Group own two franchises in SA's T20 league
SRK, GMR Group own two franchises in SA's T20 league

As per it, owners of Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils have made a decision to expand their base in south Africa as as also owners of Lahore Qalandars and Peshawar Zalmi from PSL. Apart from the two IPL franchises, two Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise owners, representatives from Dubai and Hong Kong and two South African business ...

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  • Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds
Tiger Woods receiving professional help to manage meds

Woods' statement comes after a gossip site reported the 14-time major victor had entered rehab for prescription medication addiction. Woods had planned to return to the sport, but played in just three tournaments in 2017 before the surgery.

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  • Arthur hopeful of World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph
Arthur hopeful of World XI visit to Pakistan after Champions Trophy triumph

I am happy with the brand of cricket we have been playing and want to continue the momentum. Title-holders India , set 339 to win, collapsed after Pakistani fast bowler Mohammad Amir removed the top three batsmen - Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and captian Virat Kohli .

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  • Pakistan beat India to lift Champions Trophy
Pakistan beat India to lift Champions Trophy

From "no-hopers" at the start to champions in the end, former captain Shahid Afridi feels Pakistan have become serious title contenders for the 2019 ODI World Cup with their stunning Champions Trophy triumph. The bowlers then produced a superb spell as they reduced the much-vaunted India batting line-up to just 158 all out to win by a massive...

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  • Frustrated Australia looks to set record straight against Bangladesh
Frustrated Australia looks to set record straight against Bangladesh

Chasing a moderate target of 183 runs, Australia were cruising at 83 for one from 16 overs. As Australia had not faced 20 overs in their innings, the match was abandoned with no result with both sides earning a point. "So for us now it's just about making sure that we're playing each game like a final and winning the next two", Smith said. ...

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  • Virat Kohli shows his class despite defeat against Pakistan
Virat Kohli shows his class despite defeat against Pakistan

Pakistan's Fakhar Zaman was picked as Dhawan's opening partner after he aggregated 252 runs in four matches at a strike-rate of 113, following scores of 31 against South Africa , 50 against Sri Lanka , 57 against England in the semi- final and 114 against India in the final.

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  • The NBA Finals: The Rematch, Game 3
The NBA Finals: The Rematch, Game 3

It's probably the most, most firepower I've played in my career. "We missed some shots, and they made some". Kevin Love added nine points, 13 rebounds and six steals. "We want to finish it [in Cleveland]". "I've been working on that shot my whole life". The Cavaliers now need to win on Friday night just to stay alive in the series.

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  • Larson gets second win of season, vows to 'continue building' on success
Larson gets second win of season, vows to 'continue building' on success

The pole is Larson's third in 126 starts, his first pole at MIS, and his second pole thus far this season. Larson has to be considered the favorite to win both dominator categories and finish as the top scorer. Drivers did not even complete a lap until the next caution , a multi-car wreck on the backstretch of the two-mile track that sent Dan...

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  • Caroline Wozniacki upset in three sets in quarterfinal match vs. Jelena Ostapenko
Caroline Wozniacki upset in three sets in quarterfinal match vs. Jelena Ostapenko

The world number 47 will face Swiss Timea Bacsinszky on Thursday.Latvian Jelena Ostapenko's dream run at the French Open continued as she stunned former world number one Caroline Wozniacki to reach the semi-finals on Tuesday. The Latvian starlet clearly doesn't suit Wozniacki, who has already lost three matches against Ostapenko this season...

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  • Yankees prospect Gleyber Torres needs Tommy John surgery
Yankees prospect Gleyber Torres needs Tommy John surgery

Fortunately, there is some good news for Yankees fans. The Yankees announced the injury was to Torres non-throwing (left) elbow and expect him to be ready to go by spring training in 2018. In 96 plate appearances after moving up to the top level of the minors, the 20-year-old was hitting.309/.406/.457 with two homers and 16 RBIs. After helpin...

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