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Draymond Green cracks LeBron James bald joke on Instagram

The Heat went to the NBA Finals in each of James' four seasons in Miami, but won only two championships before James returned home to Cleveland in 2014. "I don't believe in that". So there you have it. LeBron didn't start the super team...or did he? The post was a reference to the shirt Green wore during the parade, mocking the Cleveland Cavaliers with the "Q" logo from its Quicken Loans Arena. Read More »

McIlroy motivated by 'busy summer' after missing US Open cut

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And they had plenty of company in red numbers, so much that Erin Hills set a U.S. Open record for the first round by yielding 44 sub-par rounds, breaking by five the record set in 1990 at Medinah. "We get to go home today because Daddy played poorly". Holywood's McIlroy finished four under for the final six holes, which helped the four-time major victor post a one-under-par 71 in Wisconsin, but the damage was done in the first round as McIlroy hit six over to effectively end his ... Read More »

Bullock suspended 5 games under NBA drug policy

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Ellis is eligible to participate in preseason play. According to the drug policy as stated in the NBA's Collective Bargaining Agreement (as instated in 2011), the only way players are given five-game suspensions is a third positive marijuana test or violation ( see Article XXXIII, Section 8c ). Read More »

US Senate Backs Legislation to Slap New Sanctions on Russia

The provision also would require congressional review if the White House decides to relax, suspend or terminate sanctions already in place. In December, following the election, the Obama administration imposed new sanctions against Russian Federation and expelled a number of its diplomats as punishment for meddling in the presidential election. Read More »

Trump Set To Limit US Travel And Business In Cuba

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the policy before the formal announcement, despite the president's regular criticism of the use of anonymous sources. According to the Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, The earlier this week at a hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that Trump wants to allow business activity and trade with Cuba to continue as much as possible. Read More »

Roma Braced For Liverpool's New Mohamed Salah Push, Weekend Developments Expected

The Daily Mirror is reporting that Liverpool could finalise a deal to sign Salah in the next few days after his agent was spotted in the English capital. A former Chelsea reject who has become one of Roma's most important players, Salah has been the subject of an approach by Liverpool. Yesterday, we covered a report (via Mirror ) claiming that the Reds are closing in on signing the Egyptian worldwide after already agreeing personal terms but they have to meet Roma's asking price of ... Read More »

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

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The crash remains under investigation. No other information is available at this time. The railroad grade crossing was marked with crossbucks, police said. The former UFC Welterweight Champion last competed at UFC 135 in September 2011, the now retired fighter was knocked out by Josh Koscheck that night. Read More »

Ronaldo seeks Real Madrid exit after tax accusations

According to the reports, Ronaldo feels the latest accusation is as a result of a difference of interpretation of Spain's complicated tax laws on image rights. Real Madrid also released a statement confirming that they have "full confidence" in the Portuguese forward being able to prove his innocence but that has supposedly failed to gain the superstar's trust in the club. Read More »

E. coli bacteria found in drinking water at US Open

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Even the first and second cut is another ten yards on top of that. "I don't think I hit a fairway from the 10th". While that was a fairly common sentiment, there were more than a few notable exceptions, as Fowler and Sergio Garcia (2-under) were the only players among the top 10 on the Official World Golf Rankings to break par. Read More »

Trump details new Cuba policy

Trump's announcement will anger Latin America and erode US ability in the region, including Washington's efforts to pressure Venezuela's abusive, leftist government. Until Cuba's human rights situation improved, they argued, deals with Cuba should be limited. "It sought to spread their failed and oppressive ideology throughout our hemisphere". Read More »

Beaten Bangladesh need to get mentally tougher says Mortaza

Talking about the team's plans for the final, Kohli said that the squad will try and continue to repeat the similar form of cricket they have been playing so far. "If you do something wrong we will say it and if you do something right we will appreciate it. Keep yourself settled or you wouldn't last for long". Read More »

Ball to have second workout with Lakers on Saturday (AEDT)

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That means that if KU's Josh Jackson , Duke's Jayson Tatum or either of Kentucky's vastly different but equally intriguing guards De'Aaron Fox or Malik Monk were to go No. One of the first things that stands out about Ball is his elite transition play. "Basketball players who are pretty good at what they do learn how to play with each other", Fultz said . Read More »

Minnesota Twins take shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1 in Major League Baseball draft

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The Aliso Viejo, CA native was a member of the gold medal-winning USA Baseball 18U National Team in the fall of 2016 that defeated Cuba in October for the 2016 COPABE Pan American AAA Championship. The right-handed pitcher and shortstop was taken in the second round of the draft. Lewis is the sixth player ever selected in the draft out of JSerra Catholic High School , and the highest since catcher Austin Hedges was selected by the Padres in the second round in 2011. Read More »

Jelena Ostapenko Powers Into Final, To Meet Simona Halep

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Bacsinszky, the 30th seed, who needed a bandage applied to her right thigh midway through the first set, looked the more likely victor at that point as she sought to celebrate her 28th birthday by surpassing her semi-final run of 2015. But her impressive tally of 50 winners, including a bludgeoning forehand on her second match point, helped her become the youngest finalist at any major since Caroline Wozniacki in NY eight years ago. Read More »

Shares in Time Warner Inc. (TWX) Acquired by Haverford Trust Co

The institutional investor acquired 379,788 shares of the media conglomerate's stock, valued at approximately $37,109,000. About 710,165 shares traded. Royal Bank of Canada set a $108.00 price target on shares of Time Warner and gave the stock a "hold" rating in a report on Monday. Smithfield Trust holds 2,695 shares or 0.04% of its portfolio. Read More »

Lonzo Ball considering talking to other teams besides the Lakers

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The Los Angeles Lakers front office of Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka may have come in preaching patience with the team's rebuilding efforts, but it doesn't mean they aren't keeping their options open for a big move. They could walk away with the prospect they believe will finalize their young core, or two prospects they believe will elevate the depth and build of the roster moving forward. Read More »

Alves: Dybala should leave Juve, if

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The Brazilian right back is one of the most iconic footballers of modern football and one of the most winning ones in the history of the game. Speaking about Paulo Dybala , one of the club's crown jewels, Alves said that he believed the striker would have to leave Juventus to achieve his full potential: " Dybala will do great things in the future ". Read More »

LeBron James 'likely' to leave Cavaliers next summer

LeBron James , in the wake of their recent loss to the Warriors, took to the subject of National Basketball Association super teams with his own interesting take. "The minute he won that championship in Cleveland he was liberated to leave again", Wojnarowski continued. The Lakers now seem to have a better chance to have more cap space given that president of basketball operations Magic Johnson has spoken numerous times about saving cap space for 2018 , while the Clippers might have to ... Read More »

Penguins back home, ready to solve Predators goalie Pekka Rinne

There's a lot of motivation here". In this year's Stanley Cup Final , the home team has yet to lose, something the Pittsburgh Penguins were hoping to keep going headed into Thursday night's Game 5 at PPG Paints Arena . I think we've got to play determined. We know historically that the teams that generally get the better end of the shot or chance volume will end up winning games. Read More »

Tearful Muguruza unhappy with crowd as defending champion exits French Open

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I think that's the word I'm going to use, because I still don't know how I won that match. It's a last-16 match against the defending champion. Things were a little tougher in the second round, with the 27th seed being handed a breadstick in the second set, though she eventually saw off Johanna Larsson in three sets; the Kazakh will be confident after two good wins and her run past year, and will be hard to break down. Read More »

Liverpool Unveils Transformational Plan to Host 2022 Commonwealth Games

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The total cost of hosting the Liverpool 2022 Commonwealth Games is anticipated to be in the region of £672 million. A further notable element of Liverpool's plan is to have the Athletes' Village beside Everton FC's new stadium in Nelson Dock, within Peel Land and Property's £5.5 billion ($7 billion/$6.3 billion) Liverpool Waters scheme - residential developments that already have outlined planning permission meaning construction could start in the first half of 2018. Read More »

Day eyeing US Open fightback after 79

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Golf Association toughens up the setup a little, although it would be hard to lengthen the course from the 7,845 yards it played on Thursday. Rickie Fowler , a 2016 Olympian, is playing with Hideki Matsuyama of Japan and Jon Rahm of Spain in the first two rounds. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo explains his post-Champions League final haircut

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His response to the challenge was emphatic and no-one can question Ronaldo is the equal of Messi after he drew level with the Barcelona striker on four Champions League winners' medals - three with Madrid and the first with United. "We have won three Champions Leagues in four seasons so we have to be in that category", he said . Gareth Bale , like Modric a former Tottenham player, had been the focus of the build-up to the game but Modric proved crucial to Madrid's successful defence ... Read More »