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76ers select PG Fultz with No. 1 overall pick

Here are the specific details and pick protections involved with the trade. For the second season in a row with the first overall draft pick, the Sixers finally get their star point guard in Fultz, who will debut with last year's No. "We're going to keep driving to get it ideal", Colangelo said. "It's well on its way there". The Process has taken four seasons, and the Sixers look like they're about to start seeing some results. Read More »

Timberwolves Make Trade To Acquire Bulls Jimmy Butler

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If you don't recall, Minnesota balked at the idea of giving away Lavine, and the fifth pick who happened to be Kris Dunn in last year's draft. According to rumors it leaves LeBron James furious, Kyrie Irving and several others thinking about pushing for trades , and the situation with the Chicago Bulls and Jimmy Butler isn't looking good either. Read More »

Coyotes, Tippett mutually agree to part ways

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Tippett also won the Jack Adams, awarded to the best coach in the National Hockey League that season, back in 2010 after finishing second in the Pacific Division, going 50-25-7, and losing in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. 1 goalie Mike Smith and deciding not to re-sign longtime captain Shane Doan , among other issues. "After some thoughtful discussions with [owner Andy Barroway], we both agreed that it was best for me to move on", Tippett said. Read More »

Virat Kohli plays captain's knock in India's massive win over South Africa

However, Kohli , a promising cricket skipper worldwide said on his way leaving to England , "The hunger to win and ruthlessness is what we all seek all the time". "Not an ideal way to finish". We normally don't bat that way. The captain of South Africa came to the Champions Trophy believing his side had enough ammunition to end their 19-year trophy drought, saying "I got a good feeling about this one". Read More »

New Blackhawks jersey looks a lot like old Blackhawks jersey

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As noted, that is not to say there aren't some noticeable changes. You can check out all of the new uniforms in the tweets below. There is also a lack of black outlines with the jersey number as well. The jerseys implement adidas' Clima technology that allows 133 percent more air flow, and the fabrics are 27 percent stronger in "burst testing" and 72 percent improved when it comes to "abrasion testing". Read More »

Family affair: Lakers grab Lonzo Ball with 2nd overall pick

It appears a pair of Philadelphia 76ers big men are ready to welcome new Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball to the National Basketball Association. Just to be able to learn from him every day should be fantastic. "I had a good feeling I was going to be staying home". President of basketball operations Donnie Nelson said before the draft Thursday night that point guard was the team's biggest need, and the club made a decision to address it. Read More »

LaVar guarantees Lonzo will take Lakers back to playoffs as rookie

Lonzo Ball and his dad are staying home with the Los Angeles Lakers . Following the selection LaVar was willing to make more guarantees, saying that his son would lead the Lakers back to the playoffs as a rookie. We played them twice. Once LA had the no. 2 pick, the Ball family celebrated the inevitable move to the Lakers as destiny. Ball receives comparisons to Jason Kidd for his offensive abilities. Read More »

Timberwolves land Jimmy Butler in draft-night blockbuster

It's not immediately clear where exactly Butler and Andrew Wiggins will line up on the court, whether at shooting guard or small forward, but both players will seemingly float around each of those positions as they also split play-making responsibilities with Karl-Anthony Towns. Read More »

Blackhawks' Hossa to miss 2017-18 season with skin disorder

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Asked if Hossa might be able to play again if there is no change in his condition or available treatments, Bowman said he wasn't sure. He has also made five NHL All-Star Game appearances. In the meantime, all eyes are on general manager Stan Bowman and the NHLs tricky long-term injured reserve. This skin condition is spurred by the contact with his equipment and uniform and finally reached a breaking point. Read More »

Padraig Harrington three behind leader Jordan Spieth — Travelers Championship

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McIlroy matched Harrington by firing four birdies, but a bogey at the 18th, his ninth hole, left him one shot behind his fellow Irishman at three under. Jason Day's U.S. Open woes showed little sign of abating at the Travelers Championship on Thursday as the world number four carded a disappointing two-over-par 72, but Rory McIlroy completed a promising opening round. Read More »

Reddick's big day lifts Astros over Athletics 12-9

The ball grazed Springer's left shoulder. Marisnick promptly clubbed a homer off Jesse Hahn as the Astros exploded for eight runs in the second inning. He allowed six hits, including two home runs, walked three and struck out none. "I started spiking a lot, yanking stuff and it just wasn't good". Nori Aoki was 3 for 5 with a double for Houston. Read More »

Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

Here's the full list of picks the Pelicans hold in the 2017 draft, which will be updated with grades and analysis as each selection is made. But the moment was all worth it, Jackson said. Jackson will replace Tim Frazier for the Pelicans and the Duke guard needed surgery on his right foot for a stress reaction in May, which he was playing through last season. Read More »

Peter O'Mahony to lead Lions against Maori side with Warburton benched

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The injury puts into doubt his participation in the First Test against New Zealand later this month. Should Farrell fail to recover in time for the first Test, then Sexton would be nearly certain to wear the Lions' number 10 jersey. "One area they need to improve is that attacking side of their game." The Tour captain is named on the bench for the upcoming clash and although he may well still feature against the All Blacks next weekend, a non-dominant performance from the bench this ... Read More »

Golden Knights' historic home opener goes October 10 versus Coyotes

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The expansion Vegas Golden Knights will make their regular-season debut on the road in Dallas on October 6 and host Arizona on October 10 in the first home game in franchise history. The back-to-back Stanley Cup-champion Pittsburgh Penguins will raise another banner October 4 against St. Louis. The Penguins will unveil their 2017 Stanley Cup championship banner before the game. Read More »

Former UMass Captain Wins Stanley Cup with Pittsburgh

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Penguins goalie Matt Murray stopped 27 shots to register back-to-back shutouts following a 24-save outing in a 6-0 win in Game 5. Crosby, who was widely considered the heir to Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky, silenced any remaining critics by helping his Pittsburgh Penguins become the first team in nearly 20 years to repeat as National Hockey League champions and picked up a second consecutive Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP as well. Read More »

Sixers do as expected, select Markelle Fultz 1st overall

The Sacramento Kings chose to pick a guard with the 5th pick as they selected De'Aaron Fox out of Kentucky. The Kings got two picks out of it - and took Justin Jackson and Harry Giles . Fultz, the 6-foot-4 guard, was selected No. 1 overall in the National Basketball Association draft Thursday night and joined former LSU guard Ben Simmons as consecutive top picks for the Sixers. Read More »

Red Wings lose Nosek to Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS (AP ) - Marc-Andre Fleury took the stage at T-Mobile Arena in a brand-new Vegas Golden Knights jersey, and his new fans welcomed him to town with raucous cheers. Players with two or less years of professional experience in North America were also exempt, so the Sharks didn't have to make top prospects, such as Joonas Donskoi, Timo Meier and Kevin Labanc, available. Read More »

Highlights of French Open 14th day

And if that wasn't enough, once she did arrive to the courts Saturday in Paris , Ostapenko was off her game early, losing the opening set. The statistics from her victory over Halep suitably showcase this point, Ostapenko hitting 54 winners and making 54 unforced errors to her opponent's tallies of eight and 10, respectively. Read More »

Portugal Vs. Russia Live Stream

New Zealand live at 1:30 p.m. ET on Telemundo and via live stream on TelemundoDeportes.com and the Telemundo Deportes En Vivo App. El Tri arrives in Sochi looking to build on their unbeaten streak and score a win against New Zealand , a team that will have an uphill battle as it comes off the loss to Russian Federation. Read More »

Chicago Bulls Trade Jimmy Butler To Minnesota Timberwolves

Butler will undoubtedly see huge minutes and he'll get to play next to the best offensive big man he's seen in Karl-Anthony Towns. The Wolves received the No. 7 overall pick. LaVine was having a breakout third season in the league when he tore the ACL in his left knee February. With all that in play, the Wolves were forced to also offer up the No. Read More »

Manchester United's bid for Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata rejected

As revealed by Telegraph Sport in April, United have made Morata their top target to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic and are close to clinching his signature. Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid in La Coruna, Spain, April 26. The 24 year-old has shown his class with both Real and on-loan at Juventus , however he's struggled for regular starts with the likes of Karim Benzema , Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale in Madrid's forward line. Read More »

Timberwolves get Jimmy Butler in trade with Bulls

However, they asked GarPax to provide them a proven scoring threat at the point guard spot because spacing was a big issue past year. The Bulls were enamored with Dunn leading up to draft night and engaged in Butler discussions with the Celtics to potentially nab Dunn at No. Read More »