• Golden Knights trying to add to NHL Entry Draft arsenal
Golden Knights trying to add to NHL Entry Draft arsenal

Louis minimized risk of watching a key contributor walk out the door as a member of the newly formed Vegas Golden Knights come Wednesday night, when the expansion draft takes place. There's also a wealth of proven goaltenders available given that teams were required to expose at least one. The NHL announced Sunday the available and protected lis...

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  • All Blacks skipper Read in line to face Lions - Foster
All Blacks skipper Read in line to face Lions - Foster

After initially biting his tongue, Gatland said Hansen's comments showed he was anxious about the Lions and also accused New Zealand players of illegal blocking tactics. It's not like previous tours. "A couple of midweek games haven't gone our way, discipline has been massive for us", Nowell said. "We have demonstrated that.

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  • Marco Verratti: PSG star will not leave to join Barcelona - Patrick Kluivert
Marco Verratti: PSG star will not leave to join Barcelona - Patrick Kluivert

Verratti has been heavily linked with a move away from the French capital, and his agent Donato Di Campli has only fuelled the rumours by dropping plenty of hints, via Sky Sport Italia (h/t ESPN FC's Ben Gladwell ). "It will be very hard", he told La Sexta , as reported by Goal . And Verratti himself apparently wants to leave the Parc des Pr...

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  • Cardinals rally to beat Phillies in extras
Cardinals rally to beat Phillies in extras

Cubs 4, Padres 0: Anthony Rizzo hit another leadoff home run to help Mike Montgomery get his first win of the season. The St. Louis Cardinals don't look the same as they have in seasons past and need to win series going forward with the National League Central up for grabs.

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  • Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles
Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles

Then, in Round 8 , after a hard shot to the body that might have been low, Ward landed a hard right hand that wobbled Kovalev . He did say he was hit below the belt numerous times by Ward and Ward was warned twice over low blows. In the eighth and final round, Ward connected on a attractive right hand that stunned Kovalev , who tried...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo to appear in court over tax evasion on July 31
Cristiano Ronaldo to appear in court over tax evasion on July 31

Mourinho's agents at Portugal-based Gestifute said in a statement that the coach had not received any notification relating to the allegations from tax authorities or prosecutors. A judge will decide whether the matter will go to court. The star of Europe's champion is suspected of defrauding the Spanish state with 14.7 million euros between 201...

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  • Australia 2-3 Germany
Australia 2-3 Germany

Celtic star Rogic lashed a shot underneath the diving 25-yard-old after his initial attempt cannoned back off Shkodran Mustafi, while Juric survived calls for handball sent upstairs to the video assistant referee after the former's initial shot struck his arm.

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  • Jose Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud in Spain
Jose Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud in Spain

They said Mourinho had already settled a previous claim relating to his Spanish taxes, which resulted in a penalty of 1.15 million euros in 2014. REAL Madrid president Florentino Perez has admitted he expects Cristiano Ronaldo to remain at the Bernabeu - but stopped short of confirming the Portugal superstar definitely will.

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  • Twitter Reacts To Conor McGregor vs
Twitter Reacts To Conor McGregor vs

The 12-round fight will be fought at 154 pounds and will mark a return to the ring for Mayweather after an nearly two-year layoff. However, a deal was held up over money and several logistical issues, including McGregor's contract with UFC .

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  • Jets LB Mauldin arrested for assault
Jets LB Mauldin arrested for assault

Responding to an arrest warrant, Mauldin turned himself in Wednesday morning at the 10th precinct and was issued a desk-appearance ticket for August 16. The 22-year-old victim accidentally spilled champagne on Mauldin. The accuser is suing Mauldin in civil court, claiming Mauldin's punch broke bones in his face.

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  • The trial of officer Jeronimo Yanez
The trial of officer Jeronimo Yanez

Authorities have released police dashcam video of a Minnesota cop firing several shots at motorist Philando Castile during a 2016 traffic stop - just days after the officer was acquitted by a jury. Officer Yanez was charged with manslaughter, plus two counts of reckless discharge of a firearm, and he was acquitted on all those charges o...

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  • Latvian teen Ostapenko faces Bacsinszky in French Open semi
Latvian teen Ostapenko faces Bacsinszky in French Open semi

Bacsinszky downed French hope Kristina Mladenovic 6-4, 6-4 on a rain-hit day at Roland Garros, while 19-year-old Ostapenko stunned Caroline Wozniacki 4-6, 6-2, 6-2. It will be really great to play here when it will be my birthday. The Latvian has matched Ernests Gulbis's run to the 2014 semi-finals in Paris , but the teenager would love to go ...

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  • Germany vs Chile 22 June 2017: Confederation Cup Preview and Predictions
Germany vs Chile 22 June 2017: Confederation Cup Preview and Predictions

We'll go from here as we improve from game to game". It will be facing its toughest test yet against a Chilean side trying to win its third tournament in a row and establish itself as a contender outside of South America. Low, though, opted to leave many of his more experienced players at home for the Confederations Cup. It would be a disservice ...

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  • England ease past New Zealand and into semi-finals
England ease past New Zealand and into semi-finals

The pair put on 95 for the third wicket but a counter-attack from Eoin Morgan's men helped confirm their place in the knock-out phase. As for New Zealand , it's a crucial match for them if they want to continue their Champions Trophy campaign but if there another no result in Cardiff , it will mean New Zealand face a must-win against Ban...

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  • United Nations chief engages to resume Pak-India talks on Kashmir
United Nations chief engages to resume Pak-India talks on Kashmir

Modi and Guterres met in Saint Petersburg this month on the sidelines of the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum. The UN chief responded rhetorically "Why do you think I met three times the prime minister of Pakistan and two times the prime minister of India".

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  • McPhee will pick Golden Knights on Tuesday
McPhee will pick Golden Knights on Tuesday

The Predators were put in a bind in being forced to expose Neal, a 10-time 20-goal-scorer, because they elected to protect a fourth defenseman. The Anaheim Ducks are also a strong candidate to pull the trigger on a deal after failing to protect Vatanen and Manson - two coveted defensemen they'd love to retain.

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  • Ronaldo helps Portugal sink Russia
Ronaldo helps Portugal sink Russia

Ronaldo let his football do the talking after the recent tax-evasion accusations that have left his Real Madrid future uncertain, with his second man-of-the-match performance following Sunday's 2-2 draw with Mexico . But the national team of New Zealand , as I said, at this tournament is considered an absolute outsider, while the team is no...

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  • Spanish prosecutors accuse Jose Mourinho of 3.3 million euro tax fraud
Spanish prosecutors accuse Jose Mourinho of 3.3 million euro tax fraud

The prosecutor said last Tuesday that there was evidence that Ronaldo used a shell company in the Virgin Islands to hide the money he had made from image rights. In a statement released on Tuesday, a prosecutor in Madrid said the 54-year-old had committed two counts of tax fraud in 2011 and 2012, saying that "corporate structures were used by the a...

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  • Spanish prosecutors charge Jose Mourinho with tax fraud
Spanish prosecutors charge Jose Mourinho with tax fraud

Four-time Ballon d'Or victor Ronaldo is accused of diverting €150m of advertising revenue and image rights through a shell company in the British Virgin Islands, a tax haven. A judge will then decide if there are grounds to charge him with a crime. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has defended his tax history in Spain after the country...

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  • Tapwrit denies Jersey-bred, Irish War Cry his Belmont glory
Tapwrit denies Jersey-bred, Irish War Cry his Belmont glory

Irish War Cry is at left. Tapwrit finished sixth of 20 at the Kentucky Derby last month. Always Dreaming won the Kentucky Derby in May and Cloud Computing won the Preakness three weeks ago, but neither was in Saturday's 1-1/2 mile event.

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