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Danny Ainge hints that the Celtics weren't going to take Markelle Fultz

The Boston Celtics managed to win the 2017 NBA Draft Lottery thanks to owning the pick due to the Brooklyn Nets. Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. The Sixers are expected to draft 6-foot-4 Washington guard Markelle Fultz . "We felt it was very close in the top handful of players; we still feel that way. Read More »

Bayern dismiss ´duck of the day´ Ronaldo rumours

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As well as Bayern, Ronaldo has been reportedly linked with former club Manchester United , Paris Saint-Germain and a move to the United States or China. Do Bayern Munich have a grudge against Cristiano Ronaldo? Bayern are absolutely brutal in their assessment of the Cristiano Ronaldo transfer rumours. Read More »

Video technology is the future of football, says Fifa president

In trying to define a clear error, Federation Internationale de Football Association has suggested when "almost everyone who is neutral agrees the decision is incorrect". The VAR system is being tested out for the final time at the current FIFA Confederations Cup. It has eliminated mistakes and there have been no issues between players and referees for bad calls. Read More »

French election: Emmanuel Macron wins parliamentary majority

The party was founded in April previous year, and now has one of the biggest majorities in recent French history - the kind Mrs May was unable to win in this month's general election. Reports by the Guardian indicate that Le Pen was criticized for failing to capitalize on the 10.6 Million votes she got in the Presidential elections. Read More »

Celtics trade #1 pick in NBA Draft to Philadelphia

Colangelo orchestrated a blockbuster trade that became finalized Monday. The Sixers will, nearly assuredly, use the top pick on Washington point guard Markelle Fultz , while the Celtics are still mulling all of their options with the third pick , whether Josh Jackson , Jayson Tatum , or trading it away for veteran help. Read More »

Titans WR Eric Decker talks about QBs Marcus Mariota and Peyton Manning

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In addition to his four years in Denver, where his starting quarterbacks Kyle Orton and Tim Tebow in addition to Manning, he also spent three years with the New York Jets. In 2015, he had 80 catches for 1,027 yards and 12 TDs for the Jets. Decker (6-3, 214) entered the league with the Broncos as a third-round pick out of Minnesota in the 2010 NFL Draft. Read More »

Ex-Tottenham defender Gallas: Spurs will struggle in Champions League because…

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Wembley's pitch is slightly wider than standard, with dimensions of 105x69. At best, they could ask the FA to trim the width by one metre. Tottenham were hoping to reduce the pitch size at Wembley to suit their high-pressing game. Unfamiliarity with Wembley and the pitch size might have been a small factor, but it would be a bit ridiculous to list it as a major factor. "He was a magician", the England worldwide told the official Premier League website of the Real Madrid star, whom he ... Read More »

Celtics, 76ers to Swap No. 1 & 3 Picks in NBA Draft

Duke has had four of its players taken in the same draft twice, the first coming in 1986 and the second when the Blue Devils made history in 1999 as the first program to produce four first-round picks in one season. There are some conditions on the future first-rounder Boston gets out of this deal. If not, Philadelphia will send Boston either its own first-rounder in 2019 or Sacramento's first-rounder that year. Read More »

Bilic closing in on Boro flyer

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According to the report , the winger's representatives met West Ham officials at the end of last week, and that the deal could be completed later this week. However, with Lazio and Roma both expressing interest, the potential to win trophies and play in Europe could sway the Dutchman away from the Riverside. Read More »

George informs Pacers he will leave in 2018

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George announcing his intention to sign with the Lakers next summer could impact the Cavaliers in another way. How did George limit his own trade market? Put it this way: No matter how much Magic Johnson wants George on the Lakers, there's no need for them to trade Julius Randle , D'Angelo Russell, Brandon Ingram or whoever the No. Read More »

Andre Ward finishes Sergey Kovalev in eighth round, retains titles

It turned out, that's exactly what Andre Ward had in mind, too. There's reportedly a sense that Ward vs lineal light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson could be a go, despite rival network affiliations. It is what it is". These two gentlemen deserve the acclaim for fighting each other seven month after a controversial first fight. Ward won the first fight between the two by a 114-113 margin on all three judges' scorecards, earning the US boxer the IBF, WBA, and WBO championships. Read More »

Pau Gasol declines option, plans to re-sign with Spurs

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It isn't expected to mark the end of Gasol's time with the San Antonio Spurs, though, as Wojnarowski added that the big man plans to return on a smaller annual salary. Nonetheless, he's had a noteworthy career up to this point as a six-time All-Star and two-time National Basketball Association champion who won back-to-back titles with the Lakers in 2008-09 and 2009-10. Read More »

Hoffenheim signs Norway's Havard Nordtveit from West Ham

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The Hammers have now offloaded the 26-year-old for an undisclosed fee, sending him back to the Bundesliga with Hoffenheim . "I know that I can bring out what Hoffenheim expect of me". "I would like to thank Havard for his commitment and hard work last season", Bilic said. Nordtveit made 21 appearances in all competitions for West Ham, but has been deemed surplus to requirements at the London Stadium. Read More »

CT17 final between India, Pakistan was 'fixed', claims KRK

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Fakhar Zaman's maiden one-day global hundred laid the foundations for Pakistan's formidable total of 338-4. Earlier, it was Hasan Ali's three wicket haul that dented England's momentum and restricted them to 211 runs after they were inserted into batting first. Read More »

LeBron James Gets Roasted After NBA Finals

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After the Game 5 loss in the 2017 NBA Finals , he stated that he was never a part of a super team. "What we've built here is truly special, it's unique, it's something that you don't want to see end at all", Curry said. "In the record books, there have very few players who have ever done that in the history of the game. and it wasn't just that", Barry said a day after Golden State won its second title in three years. Read More »

Real Madrid's Florentino Perez describes Cristiano Ronaldo as "very strange"

His representatives Gestifute have denied the accusation, while his club have said they are "absolutely convinced that our player... will prove his total innocence in this process". "To this day, nobody has offered us anything for any player and we have not made any offer". Meanwhile, Perez hinted his club may make a move to sign Monaco wonderkid Kylian Mbappé this summer, as he suggested "all the best players come to Real Madrid ". Read More »

Knicks Fielding Calls For Kristaps Porzingis

New York Knicks president Phil Jackson is weighing the possibility of trading Kristaps Porzingis, an idea that's inspired a frenzy of suitors across the National Basketball Association, league sources told The Vertical . Under the leadership of Phil Jackson for three full seasons, NY is a combined 80-166, good for a.325 winning percentage. Jackson considers Markkanen, a 7-foot jump-shooting forward, a replacement for Porzingis and is considering selecting him with the team's No. Read More »

76ers snag No. 1 pick from Celtics

It has been rumored that Ainge is really interested in drafting Josh Jackson from Kansas University, but he still could also trade the pick for an established star for a team that needs rebuilding. "We came to a conclusion it was the right situation and the right point in the deal progression to make a deal, and we did". Listen to Toucher & Rich's full interview with Mannix above! With Thomas, though, the Celtics didn't necessarily need a point guard - which is the piece Philadelphia ... Read More »

Real President yet to speak to Ronaldo about future

However, upon his re-election yesterday, Perez said: "There have been no offers for Ronaldo by anyone - Morata and James as well". "I have not spoken with Ronaldo". Perez's latest four-year term will begin as many of his previous ones have - with frenzied transfer speculation about which big-name players might arrive at the club and, perhaps more crucially in this instance as Ronaldo's future dominates the headlines, who might end up leaving. Read More »

Magic to sport Disney jersey patch next season

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Also announced today, the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to a deal with FitBit as jersey sponsors for next season. The Orlando Magic and Walt Disney World have reached an agreement to have the Disney logo appear on Magic players' game jerseys. Read More »

Warriors' victory parade scheduled for Thursday

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As we go into the talks and this whole process, which is obviously new for me, I will approach it to get the most out of it I can as an individual, as a player, and something that I've been working for for a very long time ". The teams he joined were comparable to "superteams", with three star players banning together with a set aspiration of a title run - similar to what Ray Allen, Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett accomplished with the Boston Celtics championship squad in 2008. Read More »

Warriors, Cavaliers working on 4th finals in a row

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We were really good tonight". "I don't believe I've played for a super team", James said in response to a question. "So, this is the culmination of a year where they grew together and learned each other's games and got better and better all year, and it was just phenomenal to be part of". Read More »

Fans in Pakistan celebrate memorable victory over India

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While the final of the ICC's secondary 50-over competition attracted an estimated televised audience of hundreds of millions as Pakistan crushed India at The Oval , the governing body is keen to capitalise on the exponential rise of its shortest format. Read More »

Jubilance in IOK over Pakistan's victory against India

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Widely written off after an abject display in their opening group match against the same opponents, the lowest-ranked team going into the tournament suddenly rediscovered their mojo. Yuvraj then fell LBW on appeal to 18 year old Shadab, and Dhoni hooked out to the leg-side boundary to leave India utterly on the ropes at 54-5. And when Hardik Pandya's blistering cameo (76 in 43 balls) ended when he was run out in Pakistani style with both him and Ravi Jadeja running for the same ... Read More »