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NBA honors to be presented during league's first awards show

NBA honors to be presented during league's first awards show

Many have criticized D'Antoni over the years, but the success that he had with the Rockets in elevating them in the Western Conference should earn him Coach of the Year honors. Dario Saric ended up...

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National Hockey League expansion draft: Blues available and protected list

Consequently, most of the mock drafts anticipating how the Golden Knights might look are inherently flawed, because they imagine a scenario in which the best available player ends up in Vegas. The lea...

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Spanish state prosecutor accuses Jose Mourinho of tax fraud

A Spanish state prosecutor accused former Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho of tax fraud worth 3.3 million euros ($3.7 million) in unpaid taxes on Tuesday. The four-time world player of the year, who ...

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Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks

Saad returns to the Blackhawks where he was a two-time Stanley Cup victor with Chicago, winning in 2013 and 2015. The 30-year-old Hjalmarsson, who is the most notable name among the aforemention...

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O'Mahony to captain Lions in 1st test vs

O'Mahony to captain Lions in 1st test vs

Wales global Liam Williams , who will move to Allianz Park following the tour, will start at fullback after an impressive showing on Tuesday against Super Rugby side the Chiefs . "I think that the o...

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Number of global displaced up to 65.6 million last year

Number of global displaced up to 65.6 million last year

Australia is also providing almost $1 million in food and supplies to help more than 320,000 people displaced by conflict in Marawi City in the southern Philippines. The UN refugee chief also voiced...

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Defending champion Murray stunned by Thompson at Queen's

Today's match was not good but I was much better in practice. Andy Murray suffered one of the most embarrassing defeats of his career, as the world number one slumped to a stunning Queen's Club ...

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Wind howling as final round at Erin Hills gets under way

But not long after he signed for his record score and an 11-under 205, he began to appreciate the significance of a 63 on this day. Elsewhere, American Justin Thomas capped a record-setting third ...

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Trump announces sweeping changes to US-Cuba policy in speech

There are also no plans to reinstate the limits that Obama lifted on the amount of the island's coveted rum and cigars that American can bring home for personal use, one White House official said....

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UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes hurt in truck-train collision

UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes hurt in truck-train collision

According to Illinois State Police, a truck driven by Hughes was struck by a moving train in Raymond, Ill., at approximately 10:45 a.m. local time. Hughes was traveling eastbound on the trail when h...

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IndyCar race at Texas red-flagged after big crash

Kiwi Scott Dixon has been involved in another IndyCar crash, this time at the Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday (NZ time). The IndyCar race at Texas last summer started on June 12 and ended August ...

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England defeats Venezuela to win U20 World Cup

England defeats Venezuela to win U20 World Cup

Adalberto Penaranda then stepped up to try to score an equalizer for Venezuela , but his effort in the 39th and curling free kick in the 42nd were off target. England manager Paul Simpson named a...

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Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller

Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller

GERMANY ran up an expected goal avalanche in thrashing San Marino 7-0 as Harry Kane celebrated his first start as England captain with a late equalizer to deny Scotland on Saturday. "If we are a...

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White House declines to say whether Trump has confidence in AG Sessions

White House declines to say whether Trump has confidence in AG Sessions

Two days before former FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee, President Donald Trump's world continues to unravel right before our very eyes. Se...

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Man Utd agrees to sign Swedish defender Lindelof

Lindelof still needs to agree personal terms with United, and the deal is subject to a medical and worldwide clearance. Meanwhile, Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo have steered United through tough times ...

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Chris Smalling insists he has nothing to prove after Jose Mourinho's criticism

Chris Smalling insists he has nothing to prove after Jose Mourinho's criticism

Pogba also declared his first season back at Old Trafford as "complicated", after his world-record move. With the other players, I felt at ease from the first moment on. Beyond June's two-week Confe...

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Red Sox Drop Two Of Three Against The Yankees

Red Sox Drop Two Of Three Against The Yankees

Jackie Bradley launched a go-ahead homer Friday night as the Red Sox captured a come-from-behind win over the Tigers . Sale allowed three runs on six hits over six innings in his last start in Ba...

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UFC's Dana White Denies Report He's Out of Mayweather-McGregor Talks

UFC's Dana White Denies Report He's Out of Mayweather-McGregor Talks

According to the report, which was penned by Lance Pugmire and appeared on the Los Angeles Times website, executives from WME-IMG, the Hollywood talent agency that bought the UFC for a staggering su...

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Michy Batshuayi won't accept another season on Chelsea bench

Michy Batshuayi won't accept another season on Chelsea bench

Chelsea paid £33 million ( BBC ) for Batshuayi last summer but he struggled for playing time scoring just 11 goals and providing three assists in all competitions. The powerful striker did however,...

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Eric Decker and the New York Jets set to part ways

Eric Decker and the New York Jets set to part ways

He went on to spend four seasons in Denver before leaving to sign a five-year deal worth NY in 2014 worth more than $36 million. He was expected to make $7.25 million next season. He told ESPN 9...

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Scottish FA tightens security ahead of World Cup qualifier against England

Scottish FA tightens security ahead of World Cup qualifier against England

The 31-year-old West Brom midfielder said "They expect to beat everyone, England". "We believe we have put in place a robust security plan and, as far as that plan is concerned, the police are hap...

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Huddersfield wins soccer's richest game, promoted to EPL

We put so much effort into the whole season", Schindler said. Some of his methods have been unconventional - a three-day survival camp in pre-season raised eyebrows - but Wagner has now proven his p...

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Bubble watch: Winners and losers from 49ers' Elvis Dumervil signing

Bubble watch: Winners and losers from 49ers' Elvis Dumervil signing

He had a career-low three sacks last season for the Ravens when he was limited to eight games because of an Achilles injury. Dumervil is in the twilight of his career, to be sure, but the five-tim...

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Halep, Svitolina advance to French Open quarters

Halep, Svitolina advance to French Open quarters

The 53rd-ranked Khachanov made 38 unforced errors, compared to only 14 for Murray. Despite suffering a bagel - or 6-0 set - for the second straight day, the Japanese baseliner rallied to beat Fernando...

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Nebraska Girl Banned From Soccer Tournament Because She

Nebraska Girl Banned From Soccer Tournament Because She "Looks Like A Boy"

Her dad couldn't be more proud. She said, "Just because I can't play here, there's other tournaments that I can play". Mili Hernandez was supposed to be worrying about playing in the finals of a...

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Fair shake? Refusal to clasp hands creates French Open flap

Alexander Zverev , the man seen as a potential French Open champion, crashed out in the first round on Tuesday as world number one Andy Murray and former victor Stan Wawrinka moved through. It...

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Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3

Pens' Nick Bonino on crutches, game-time decision for Game 3

Nashville is 7-1 at home, and Nashville isn't really on the brink until they lose at home. "There's no question . We're going to win the next game, and then we'll move forward", said the outspoken Su...

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Serena Williams responds to Venus' baby sex reveal

Serena Williams responds to Venus' baby sex reveal

During a recent interview with Eurosport , following her second-round win at the French Open on Wednesday, May 31, Venus was asked what she'd like the baby to call her. Serena was at Roland Garros ...

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At French Open, del Potro gets lost off court, wins on it

At French Open, del Potro gets lost off court, wins on it

He hit his trademark one-handed backhand long on numerous instances or netted them while trying to keep the points short against Kovalik who was making his French Open debut. After a series of wrist...

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Comey OK'd to testify; House committee issues subpoenas

Public testimony by the former FBI director could mark another major development in the controversy engulfing the Trump administration about past contacts with Russian officials - and whether the pres...

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John Terry reveals how Victor Moses felt after FA Cup sending off

Most Arsenal fans were probably happy to see the Ox in the side albeit at left wing back and he didn't disappoint. The other clubs will spend big. But they finished fifth with 75 points. And Aaron ...

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LeBron James's L.A. Home Vandalized With N-Word Graffiti

LeBron James's L.A. Home Vandalized With N-Word Graffiti

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James' Los Angeles home was vandalised with a racial slur, police said one day before he prepares to take the court in game one of the National Basketball Ass...

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Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Jeremy Bracco dominant in Memorial Cup victory

Toronto Maple Leafs prospect Jeremy Bracco dominant in Memorial Cup victory

T.J. Fergus made it 3-2 Erie, but Graham Knott's power-play goal once again pulled Windsor even at 3-3 after 40 minutes. But figure that Strome, the captain of the Erie Otters, happily will be tel...

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No surprise: It's Cavs-Warriors in the NBA Finals, again

We don't even have to go to the stats, which reveal it even more clearly. Bill Laimbeer, stalwart of the Detroit Pistons" "Bad Boys' teams that were once the bane of Jordan's Bulls, says that atte...

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Australian trafficker Corby to return home amid media storm

Australian trafficker Corby to return home amid media storm

She managed to outsmart the media by heading back to Brisbane on a different flight than had been widely expected, apparently to avoid travelling with a large contingent of reporters. "She said to u...

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Maryland, Ohio St. meet in NCAA lacrosse championship

Maryland, Ohio St. meet in NCAA lacrosse championship

We fought to the end, came up short. Kent looked stunned when, seated at the postgame press conference, she learned she had been named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player, an accolade rarely gi...

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He loves us! - Levy certain Pochettino will stay at Tottenham

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy said: "The renewed partnership with AIA comes at a significant time in the club's history, with a new world-class stadium now under construction". "He's got a good no...

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James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors

The Warriors appeared to be in the position to win back-to-back championships as they were on the verge of holding a 3-1 lead over the Cavaliers. According to ESPN , the Westgate Las Vegas SuperB...

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Cleveland Cavaliers coach defends LeBron James after 'weird' loss

Cleveland Cavaliers coach defends LeBron James after 'weird' loss

They did. And they built a 16-point lead, before the Cleveland stars, more notable Irving, stole the game right back. Had the Celtics put forth the effort and execution that they did in Game 3 i...

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Mourinho relishes United's 'victory of pragmatism'

The Spanish playmaker added that it has been a "very, very hard week for our fans and the city of Manchester " but that gave the team extra motivation for the game as " we tried to win " especially f...

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