• Lakers won't give up number two pick, Brandon Ingram for Paul George
Lakers won't give up number two pick, Brandon Ingram for Paul George

Do the Pacers deal George before he walks or do they try to bulk up their roster in a last ditch attempt to convince George to stay? In fact, there appear to be just two of any substance: the Cavs and Lakers . Instead, the most the Lakers are willing to give up is guard Jordan Clarkson , power forward Julius Randle and the No. 28 overal...

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  • NBA Draft Unpopular Opinion: De'Aaron Fox Should Go Number 1
NBA Draft Unpopular Opinion: De'Aaron Fox Should Go Number 1

Boston will get the third overall pick from Philly. One mock draft has two Wildcats being drafted by the same team. Although the 27-year-old is a Los Angeles native and has been linked to the Lakers , sources told ESPN's Ramona Shelburne that the franchise does not now plan to pursue a trade for George because it doesn't want to give up its youn...

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  • Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win
Louisville builds big lead, holds off Aggies for 8-4 CWS win

McKay, who will start opposite A&M's Corbin Martin , is the nation's best two-way player and was drafted fourth overall by the Tampa Bay Rays in this week's Major League Baseball amateur draft. Catcher Colby Fitch paced the lineup with his four RBIs, including an RBI double in the eighth that provided extra insurance for Henzman, who threw a i...

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  • Says state is developing under govt led by Yogi Adityanath
Says state is developing under govt led by Yogi Adityanath

The prime minister's strong message towards making the country self-reliant in the defence sector came against the backdrop of the government finalising a policy under which private sector companies will be roped-in to manufacture hi- tech equipment like submarines and fighter jets in India in partnership with foreign entities.

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  • Real Madrid president offers strong statement to clarify Ronaldo's future with club
Real Madrid president offers strong statement to clarify Ronaldo's future with club

Ronaldo is now at the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation with Portugal , and would not begin his summer break until July 3 if his side reaches the final. Last year Barcelona player Lionel Messi and father Jorge were convicted of tax fraud to the tune of 4.1 million Euros on his image rights which were controlled by offshore companies ...

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid
Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain while at Real Madrid

But the tax authorities later found that some of the information presented in that settlement was incorrect, the prosecutors said. Mourinho is the latest high-profile person in football to be accused of tax fraud in Spain. Mourinho has reportedly defrauded Spain of €3.3m (£2.9m; $3.6m) in taxes between 2011 and 2012, prosecutors say. Barce...

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  • Sent to Charlotte in trade
Sent to Charlotte in trade

The deal will send Howard and the 31st pick in the NBA Draft to Charlotte in exchange for Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and the 41st pick in the NBA Draft. His scoring average was his lowers output since his rookie season, when he averaged 12.0 points a game. He started 74 games for Atlanta, averaging 29.7 minutes per night - the latter of which...

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  • Real Madrid president Florentino Perez 'not contemplating' Cristiano Ronaldo's departure
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez 'not contemplating' Cristiano Ronaldo's departure

Press Association Sport understands Ronaldo feels he has been singled out for disproportionate treatment after prosecutors accused him of defrauding the authorities of 14.7million euros (£12.8m). Since extending his contract in November until 2021, Ronaldo is according to Forbes the highest paid sports star in the world with $93 million (83m ...

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  • Manchester United boss Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Manchester United boss Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The Portuguese manager owes Spanish tax authorities 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million), a Madrid prosecutor said in a statement, adding it had presented a claim to a local court. The 70-year-old Perez, who ran unopposed, was reelected for a fifth four-year mandate at the Spanish powerhouse. Real Madrid have always been linked with a move to replace...

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  • Danilo: Every mistake at Real Madrid goes viral
Danilo: Every mistake at Real Madrid goes viral

He told radio station Onda Cero : " Neymar passed a medical with Madrid. We then saw that it wasn't possible for him to come and that was that". However, given the two La Liga giants' bitter rivalry that has stretched throughout the ages, Perez explained that it would have been impossible to try and prise Messi away from the Nou Camp during...

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  • USA teen managed to text Mum during deadly bear attack
USA teen managed to text Mum during deadly bear attack

A black bear mauled and killed a 16-year-old who was participating in an Alaska mountain race, Alaska State Troopers and a race official said. A search team was launched immediately and tracked him using the "GPS coordinates from the missing runner's phone", the Alaska Dispatch News reported .

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  • Jelena Ostapenko vs Caroline Wozniacki
Jelena Ostapenko vs Caroline Wozniacki

Because of rain on Tuesday, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic had to wait a day to try to set up a semifinal showdown, and their matches are scheduled to begin earlier Wednesday: at 11 a.m. "So it was a big drama, so I could not get into the plane without giving the towels of the French Open , and I woke up and I was sweating". She will face S...

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  • Simona Halep Beats Elina Svitolina To Reach Semi-Finals
Simona Halep Beats Elina Svitolina To Reach Semi-Finals

It was all over for the third-seeded Simona Halep in her quarterfinal match against Elina Svitolina Wednesday at the French Open . Ostapenko's impressive performance in the tournament has largely been the result of her ability to overpower her opponents and hit winners with her strong forehand.

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  • Gatland responds to critics after Lions see off Crusaders
Gatland responds to critics after Lions see off Crusaders

Flyhalf Owen Farrell kicked three first-half penalties to one by Richie Mo'unga for the Crusaders , and the Lions then added another for the only points of the second half in a huge confidence boost a fortnight out from the first test against New Zealand.

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  • Six to watch in National Hockey League expansion draft
Six to watch in National Hockey League expansion draft

Since the expansion draft started Sunday morning, McPhee has been negotiating with teams that want to protest exposed players. More than 30 people managed to escape though at least two people were killed, authorities said . And they only have to prepare to select players for one draft: the NHL Entry Draft. The exposed players will be among hun...

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors - 6/9/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors - 6/9/17 NBA Pick, Odds, and Prediction

And it didn't matter. Golden State is now one win away from going undefeated for the entire National Basketball Association playoffs and claimed a historic National Basketball Association title. Now trailing by three, the Cavs flubbed their inbounds play. This Warriors team is different, and if the Cavs couldn't seal the deal with an insp...

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  • Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68
Tony DiCicco, coach of Women's World Cup champs, dies at 68

He ended his career with a winning percentage of.899, good for second behind Greg Ryan's.900 while coaching 64 games more than Ryan did in his tenure. "A pioneer in the world of soccer, Tony will be remembered for his vast passion, his dedication to the game and his life pursuit to inspire players and people", said National Women's Soccer League op...

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  • It's official! Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor on August 26
It's official! Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor on August 26

Boxing star Floyd Mayweather is coming out of a almost two-year long retirement to face UFC star Conor McGregor on august 26 in Las Vegas . Ever since the Irishman (21-3 record in MMA ) became the first simultaneous two-weight world champion at UFC 205 in November 2016, he has been calling for a fight with recently retired Mayweathe...

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  • Pau Gasol opts out, will re-sign with Spurs
Pau Gasol opts out, will re-sign with Spurs

Gasol, a six-time NBA All-Star taken with the third overall pick in the 2001 NBA Draft, averaged a career-low 12.4 points with 7.8 rebounds and 1.1 blocked shots over 64 games in his first campaign with the Spurs last season. Which other player could the Spurs drop if Paul commits? Whether or not San Antonio is able to find the missing piece ...

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  • Origin coaches lock horns with heated comments ahead of Origin II
Origin coaches lock horns with heated comments ahead of Origin II

The Maroons selectors put a broom through the Queensland pack after they were dominated in game one, cutting Myles, Thaiday, Jacob Lillyman and Aidan Guerra. "I can't just expect go into the game and expect for it all to just happen". In Origins in the past, where NSW has done well against Billy is they've got down there on Billy - the kick-c...

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