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Lakers Rumors: Dion Waiters Reportedly to Meet with LA Sunday Night

There is an obvious connection between Waiters and the Lakers given that general manager Rob Pelinka used to be his agent before accepting the position with the team earlier this year. Dion Waiters profiles as a scorer and not a distributor, so he wouldn't fir the Knicks' need for a point guard. But they are monitoring the situation, according to a source . Read More »

Maradona Accused of Sexually Harassing Russian Journalist

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According to newspaper Komsomolskay Pravda, the woman said Maradona forced off her dress and she " managed to stop the harassment only when she was in her underwear ". "I want Diego Maradona to go through what I've been through". According to some reports, Maradona, who went to Russia for the Confederation Cup final, is considering taking out Russian citizenship and has praised Vladimir Putin as someone who can bring peace to the planet. Read More »

Huddersfield Town sign Steve Mounié from Montpellier

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The 22-year-old has agreed a four-year contract and becomes the Terriers' fourth signing in the past 24 hours, following Tom Ince , Kasey Palmer , on loan, and Danny Williams . Mounie, meanwhile, has only had his own switch delayed because he returned to France to attend the funeral of Montpellier president Louis Nicollin, who died suddenly last Thursday. Read More »

Rangers loses £47m HMRC tax battle

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It was argued in court that the payments, administered by the club's majority shareholder Murray Group over those eight years, should be classified as loans but HMRC insisted they were taxable earnings. "The discretionary bonuses made available to RFC's employees through the same trust mechanisms also fall within the tax charge as these were given in respect of the employee's work". Read More »

Kershaw's no-hit bid for Dodgers broken up in 7th inning

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Kershaw hasn't lost in 12 starts since May 6, going 9-0 with a 1.98 ERA while holding batters to a.188 average. Arizona, winners in six of the previous nine games, have three-game tilts against the Los Angeles Dodgers and Cincinnati Reds, respectively, before the club heads into the All-Star Break. Read More »

RB Leipzig CEO warns Liverpool over Naby Keita approach

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Liverpool could be forced to wait until the final day of the transfer window if they are to sign Naby Keita from RB Leipzig, given how Sadio Mane's move to Southampton unfolded in 2014. He insisted the club is "immune" to any and all offers Liverpool make for their star man and the topic is boring. "It's an advantage that there's no upheaval". Read More »

Bernardeschi ha chiesto alla Fiorentina di essere ceduto

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Infatti secondo il quotidiano toscano 'La Nazione' , da sempre molto vicino alle vicende in casa viola, i bianconeri sarebbero interessati anche a Davide Astori , vecchio pallino della dirigenza campione d'Italia. E dire che appena pochi mesi fa, proprio Berna rifiutò di posare con il sindaco di Viareggio (tifoso juventino) Del Ghingaro e con la sciarpa bianconera al collo: qualcosa deve avergli fatto cambiare idea. Read More »

Watson through to Wimbledon third round

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Azarenka recovered from a set down in her first-round match against Cici Bellis to win 3-6 6-2 6-1 but enjoyed a much more straightforward outing against Vesnina, winning 6-3 6-3. She's a great player and I was prepared for her to play her best. "She stepped up in the second set, but I was able to keep my cool and stay with her". Read More »

Pacquiao urges WBO to review fight vs Horn

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The Philippines Games and Amusements Board wrote to the WBO requesting a review on Monday and suggested the referee and judges could merit sanctions. Top Rank promotor Bob Arum said it was a "close fight". In the ninth round, he nearly had Horn out on his feet, but still failed to finish the Australian fighter off. Read More »

Hamann: Reds need more players

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The Reds had been hoping to sign Southampton centre-back Virgil van Dijk, before withdrawing their interest in the player after the Saints reported them to the Premier League for allegedly trying to tap him up. Mammana joined Lyon last summer on a five-year-contract from River Plate last summer and made 17 Ligue 1 appearances in his debut season and scored one goal . Read More »

NAIDOC march gathers a crowd

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An Aboriginal elder who performed a smoking ceremony led a group march through Liverpool streets on a cold Monday morning. Primary school students created a series of displays for their classrooms to celebrate NAIDOC Week . "By empowering Elders with the support necessary to address issues in their communities, we can make a positive step in helping close the gap and transferring sacred spiritual knowledge", she said. Read More »

Broad backs Root to shine

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The Notts paceman also thinks Root himself will step up to the task and take his own game on to the next level, starting in Thursday's opening Test against South Africa at Lord's. Dawson isn't sure if Stuart Broad will be fit for the first Test after coming through the Royal London One Day Cup Final. "I pulled up really well and I'll train again this afternoon and tomorrow, but I feel confident", the 31-year-old son of former England batsman turned match referee Chris Broad, added. Read More »

City rule out fresh Hart loan

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CITY will leave talent worth £100million at home when they jet off for their US Tour. Manchester United are reportedly preparing a surprise move for Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart , if United's star shot-stopper, David De Gea, leaves Old Trafford this summer. Read More »

Judy Murray slams Wimbledon fan who stole towel from boy

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United States tennis player Jack Sock had just defeated Christian Garin in four sets to reach the second round of the championship, when he threw his official tournament towel into the crowd. He has pledged that if someone tweets him the name of the young supporter then he will be sure to get him a replacement. His appeal led to an immediate response from the US Open - "If you find out, we'd like to send him a US Open towel" - and the suggestion for the Australian Open and Roland Garros ... Read More »

Team India coach before Sri Lanka tour

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Also, one of the members of BCCI's three-man Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) met as many as 10 players during the recent Champions Trophy to seek feedback on head coach, and not even one player was in favour of Anil Kumble continuing on the job . Read More »

Chris Smalling to hold Manchester United talks amid playing time concerns

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But with Marcos Rojo sidelined until the middle of the new season due to his knee injury, Smalling should earn regular game time. Manchester United have Champions League football to contend with again after their Europa League triumph. West Ham and West Brom have both been expressed an interest in signing him, but it's understood that Smalling would only consider joining another Champions League club if he changed his mind and chose to leave. Read More »

Man drives auto with propane tanks into ex-girlfriend's apartment

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This is very personal for our family, so it's kind of touchy'. Fire crews responded to the scene where a vehicle plowed into a residential building in Fort Pierce at 12:48 p.m., the St. Kathy Toledo lives in a home next to the apartment complex. 'She was engulfed in smoke, so that's why I had to act, ' he said. "As soon as he came in through the window, I just jumped up and grabbed my son, ran out the back door with him", Cuevas added. Read More »

Tom Boyd takes leave from AFL to deal with depression

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The Bulldogs announced Boyd's leave of absence on their club website on Wednesday morning. Boyd enjoyed a breakthrough final series past year but has struggled to reproduce that form in 2017. Bulldogs coach Luke Beveridge has spoken to the media following the news that high-profile forward Tom Boyd will be taking indefinite leave to deal with clinical depression . Read More »

Vitolo loan plan confirmed by Las Palmas

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However, Toni Cruz has confirmed that Miguel Angel Ramirez, the president of Las Palmas, has negotiated a deal for Vitolo to join them on a short-term basis before finalising a permanent transfer to Atletico next year. "To have Vitolo for half a season will be a huge boost for us as he is a regular in the Spanish national team". It is reported that Atletico will pay €40million to activate Vitolo's release clause and free him from his Sevilla contract, allowing him to hold talks with Las ... Read More »

Katie Boulter goes close but is denied her happy ending at Wimbledon

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McHale, who has career earnings of more than $3million compared to Boulter's $64,000, took a set off Serena Williams a year ago and is considered an accomplished force on grass. "They really helped me out there today". I have always wanted to play here. "I think the only word I've got for it now is "wow", she told reporters afterwards. Read More »