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Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

Tatum , meanwhile, was considered perhaps the best pure shooter that the draft's Big Four - with Markelle Fultz , Lonzo Ball, Josh Jackson and Tatum considered the best of this class - had to offer. He was an absolute non-factor for the Minnesota Timberwolves , who needed production out of him. The 6-foot-4 guard out of Washington has gone on late-night TV and boasted of his love of Philly cheesesteaks, made a social media connection with franchise player Joel Embiid and dazzled on ... Read More »

Vegas Golden Knights Flip Another Defenseman After Draft

Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, who helped the Pittsburgh Penguins win the Stanley Cup in 2016-17, headlined the expansion draft selections. But when the first four picks of the opening round unfolded and Glass was still available - McPhee's intel told him he could wait and get Glass in the six spot. Read More »

Jose Mourinho denies tax fraud allegations

Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal , has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Both Ronaldo and Mourinho are clients of football super-agent Jorge Mendes, who has been summoned to appear before the court at Pozuelo de Alarcon on June 27. Read More »

Verstappen fastest in both Azerbaijan practice sessions

Vettel was not the only front runner to hit trouble with Red Bull's Max Verstappen , fastest in both practice sessions here on Friday, parking his Red Bull with 10 minutes remaining. The 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix , which is the eighth round of the 2017 FIA Formula One World Championship, will also start today. Despite improving on Friday's underwhelming performance, the British driver will be desperate to translate his improving form into qualifying after enjoying a ... Read More »

Tax Fraud: "We have confidence in Cristiano Ronaldo" - Real Madrid

Ronaldo's representatives have denied the charges. The football world has been hit by a major controversy in recent weeks after it was speculated that Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has followed the path of his rival Lionel Messi as he was accused of defrauding the tax department of Spain . Read More »

McGregor vs. Mayweather: Fight Rules


It is reported that each fighter could earn $100m (£78.4m ) from the bout, which would be one of the richest in boxing history. Mayweather retired from pro boxing in 2015 after defeating Andre Berto, while McGregor (21-3) defeated Eddie Alvarez in November 2016. Read More »

Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel


While his one-year contract allowed Mercedes the chance to assess his form at a leading team, Bottas has responded to the step up quickly, claiming both his maiden pole position and victory within just four races in 2017. He failed to trouble the time sheets yesterday, before missing most of final practice with a hydraulic issue. Kimi Raikkonen of Ferrari F1 team came in second (1:42.837), and Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes F1 team came in third (1:43.158). Read More »

KU's Josh Jackson goes No. 4 to Phoenix in NBA Draft

Butler was dealt for Zach LaVine, Kris Dunn and the rights to Finland's Lauri Markkanen. Thibodeau coached Butler from 2011 to 2015. First up in the draft order initially was the Boston Celtics , who made it to the Eastern Conference Finals before losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but the team switched spots with the Philadelphia 76ers , who were poised to be No. Read More »

Now Mourinho accused of $3.7m tax fraud

The Madrid prosecutor said the case was presented to a local court. And among the first issues he will have to deal with is Ronaldo - who he bought in 2009 from Manchester United for a record 94 million euros ($105.3 million). Ronaldo has denied the charges. Mourinho failed to declare that income when he submitted his tax returns in the relevant years "with the intention of deriving unlawful benefit", the prosecutor alleges. Read More »

Ronaldo to Appear Before Judge in July for Tax Fraud

He left in 2010 to sign for Manchester United , for a Premier League record fee. The background to this is a concerted attempt by public prosecutors in Spain to target high-earners suspected of tax evasion, with Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo the most recent big names implicated, although both have strongly denied any wrongdoing. Read More »

Australia, Cameroon hopes hit after 1-1 draw

The favorites to advance from Group B, Germany and Chile , play later on Thursday in Kazan. "Sometimes you score the goals with your eyes closed and sometimes you miss chances that you can't miss". There looked set to be little for either side to shout about in the opening 45 minutes, but Cameroon took the lead in first-half stoppage time through Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa. Read More »

Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage English club Chelsea for a second spell before signing with United in 2016. Ronaldo reportedly has considered moving out of the country and playing somewhere else due to accusations against him. Prosecutors accuse the Portugal global of evading tax via a shell company based in the British Virgin Islands and another in Ireland, known for its low corporate tax rate. Read More »

Islanders Acquire Three Draft Picks

The condition is based on if the Flames make the playoffs in 2019, then a trade already in place has their second-round pick that year going to the Coyotes. Hamonic was saluted Tuesday as the victor of the NHL Foundation Player Award, a recognition of his D-Partner program, which includes rink-side seats and behind-the-scenes meet-and-greets for children who have lost a parent at a young age. Read More »

Lions Lose First Test Against All Blacks

If the tight five do the job everyone else can play. We won the tight-five battle. "We've plenty to play for, we've got to regroup now and move on to Wellington", O'Mahony said. "And the All Blacks haven't exactly played champagne rugby and thrown the ball all over the place". While the Lions switched off, expecting a shot at goal, the All Blacks took a quick tap which resulted in a try to Taylor in the corner. Read More »

Celtics president Danny Ainge: We are getting the player we want


The Celtics have been linked with either Josh Jackson of Kansas or Jayson Tatum of Duke at No 3, although multiple media outlets reported the team may be willing to deal the pick. 1 pick, but what does the rest of this trade mean for the draft and with the Paul George rumors? All this would do is push Boston's first round draft pick to the 2019 draft. Read More »

Russia, New Zealand primed for Confed Cup opener

The Confederations Cup precedes the World Cup by a year to guarantee that the facilities and provisions of the host country are ready. Russian Federation and New Zealand will be battling on the pitch today to win the game. With the All Whites taking on Russian Federation in the first match of the tournament, here are five things to know about New Zealand's opponents. Read More »

Top pick Fultz introduced as Sixers plan out extensive turnaround

The 6-foot-4, 195-pounder is prepared to play either position in the backcourt. Just everything they're doing there, I'm super excited about. Nine-year veteran Lopez appeared posted averages of 20.5 points, 5.4 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.7 blocks last season while becoming the longest-tenured player in Nets history. Read More »

Magic Johnson explains why the Lakers traded D'Angelo Russell

Lavar Ball has been vocal about his son Lonzo becoming a Laker practically since the day UCLA's season was ended by the Kentucky Wildcats in the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA tournament. If you're looking to see how National Basketball Association fans feel about the guy, take a look at these two videos, which seem weird in contrast, but we're going to make sense of them in a second. Read More »

Indians in ICC CT Team, Sarfraz is skipper

Sarfraz was chosen as the captain following his inspirational leadership during the 18-day tournament that was the cornerstone of his team's 180-run victory over India in front of a full house. "Our seniors have performed excellently in important matches", he said. His awe-inspiring understanding of the game at such young age and the way he mocks non-performing Indian players will also leave you in splits. Read More »

First blood to All Blacks


As All Blacks , we want to take that head-on and embrace it. We have to recover, regroup and look at that now. But you would be sick if you were Joe Launchbury, or Danny Care, or even Cian Healy because, I think you could do an terrible lot better than some of the players that are there. Read More »