• Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic
Seamus Power in the hunt at the St. Jude Classic

He's only made two cuts this year and hasn't finished better than a tie for 62nd at the Arnold Palmer Invitational in March. "It was encouraging. some of the shots I hit", he said. He had six birdies, including two in a row on Nos. I used to putt really well as a junior. After missing a 2-foot putt on No. 8, he flipped his putter in the air and t...

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  • Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid
Sixers' Markelle Fultz opens up about playing with Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid

Will Fultz be a hit or miss with Sixers? "A 6'4" point guard out of Washington, Fultz established himself as the top prospect in this loaded draft class early in the college season. "It was unbelievable, really", said Fultz when asked about the feeling of crossing the stage after being announced as top pick. The Sixers have long needed a veter...

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  • Hamilton clinches Azerbaijan pole
Hamilton clinches Azerbaijan pole

The British driver's 66th pole moves him one ahead of F1 great Ayrton Senna and just two behind Michael Schumacher's all-time record of 68. "It's already an awesome thing to have matched (Senna)". Max Verstappen of Red Bull trailed Sergio Perez of Force India from the beginning of the race. Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Austr...

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  • Tax fraud case: Ronaldo to appear in court July 31
Tax fraud case: Ronaldo to appear in court July 31

And Ferdinand, who played with Ronaldo at United for six seasons, hopes his former club can finalise a deal for the four-time Ballon d'Or victor. Ronaldo has limited himself to saying that he has a "clear conscience" and is "always" innocent, but has not spoken publicly since it was reported that he wants to leave Real Madrid .

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  • Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row
Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row

Canadian teenager Lance Stroll has described Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix as a dream come true after he capitalised on a chaotic race to hold his nerve and finish third for Williams . Vettel led Ferrari to victory in Australia, Bahrain and Monaco while Raikonnen has yet to win a race. Considering he spent the first lap trundling around...

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  • Hamilton takes pole for Azerbaijan GP in Mercedes 1-2
Hamilton takes pole for Azerbaijan GP in Mercedes 1-2

The problem is with me right behind, getting ready and all the other cars, then there's a chain reaction. But he came through at the last minute, beating Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas' time by nearly half a second and clinching the 66th pole of his career.

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  • Chiefs want to interview Louis Riddick for GM opening
Chiefs want to interview Louis Riddick for GM opening

Get the app and get the game. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported in March that NFL Network analyst Mike Mayock was a candidate for the Redskins general manager position. He and Chiefs coach Andy Reid worked together in Philadelphia for five years. Riddick was also a candidate for the San Francisco 49ers' general manager opening this offseason, whi...

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  • Lions' Jonathan Joseph: I could slot onto the wing if needed
Lions' Jonathan Joseph: I could slot onto the wing if needed

The most respectful way would have been to not mention it at all. With the Lions outsmarted at their own game, and losing the crucial forward battle, Hansen noted that when the recommended they run the ball more often because that was when they were at their most unsafe.

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  • Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel
Raikkonen prepared to sacrifice himself to help Vettel

Amid his suspicions that Ferrari will throw all its efforts before Vettel, Massa thinks that such a scenario could force Mercedes to make a call in supporting Lewis Hamilton . In the constructors' battle, Ferrari trails Mercedes by eight points heading into this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix . However, Raikkonen believes that his vehicl...

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  • Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night
Ramirez, Leon homer, Red Sox beat Angels 9-4 on Papi's night

The Angels are 4-2 in their last six games versus the AL East, and 4-2 in their last six versus a team with a winning record. Ortiz joined 10 other former Red Sox and Jackie Robinson as the only individuals to have their numbers retired.

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  • Rafael Nadal pulls out of Queen's: Is the Wimbledon title dream over?
Rafael Nadal pulls out of Queen's: Is the Wimbledon title dream over?

As the sporting world paid their tributes to the 31-year-old, one tribute stood out among the rest, from his historic rival, Federer. "It's been a while since I played a good Wimbledon ", Nadal said in the wake of his crushing 6-2, 6-3, 6-1 victory here over Stan Wawrinka in the final.

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  • Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team
Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

The biggest bombshell sent All-Star guard Jimmy Butler from the Chicago Bulls to the Minnesota Timberwolves , where Butler was reunited with his former coach Tom Thibodeau . "We got the goal to turn this program around", Fultz said. The 19-year-old Fultz, who is the club's fourth top overall pick , averaged 23.2 points, 5.9 assists, 5....

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  • Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1
Hamilton's latest pole position moves him 2nd all-time in F1

First lady Mehriban Aliyeva presented Constructors Cup to Red Bull Racing team. Stroll was reeled in by the recovering Valtteri Bottas during the closing laps and the Finn surged clear on the run to the line, but third place marked the Canadian's first rostrum in only his eighth race.

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  • Twins explode for 20 runs against the Mariners
Twins explode for 20 runs against the Mariners

The Mariners broke out for 14 runs in Mitch Haniger's second game back in the lineup. Kennys Vargas , Jason Castro , and Eddie Rosario each had four hits while Eduardo Escobar had five hits. It was Dyson's third homer of the year, a new career high for Dyson. It also marked Minnesota's second straight game in which it allowed at least 13 ru...

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  • Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall
Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel leads overall

Stroll's victory makes him the first Canadian to finish on the podium since Jacques Villeneuve came third - the last of his 23 podium finishes - in the German Grand Prix in 2001. "I am just happy with myself". "I really enjoyed it". Despite Hamilton's woes, Mercedes had representation on the podium in the form of Valtteri Bottas .

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  • Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln in Spanish tax fraud case
Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln in Spanish tax fraud case

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez , who was re-elected on Monday, said that "the only thing I can say is Cristiano Ronaldo is a Real Madrid player". The prosecutor said Ronaldo used shell company in the Virgin Islands to cheat on his taxes. According to Spanish daily ABC.es, Ronaldo has listened to the counsel of his legal team...

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  • Lonzo Ball: Los Angeles Lakers pick promising point guard in National Basketball Association draft
Lonzo Ball: Los Angeles Lakers pick promising point guard in National Basketball Association draft

Nevertheless, the move seemed hasty as it opened up space a year in advance and required using a really important asset in order to do it. I think players around the National Basketball Association feel that as well and are going to be attracted to that energy here.

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  • Spieth birdies last for one-shot lead at Travelers
Spieth birdies last for one-shot lead at Travelers

Berger sank a five-foot birdie putt at the par-4 15th to reach 11-under and when Spieth missed a three-foot par putt to bogey 14, the Americans were deadlocked atop the leaderboard at 11-under, setting up the final drama. "I just had to get it done". He won the Senior British Open and PURE Insurance Championship a year ago. They each shot 66. B...

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  • Chile vs. Australia in 2017 Confederations Cup
Chile vs. Australia in 2017 Confederations Cup

Australia's Jackson Irvine tackles Chile's Alexis Sanchez. Germany's midfielder Kerem Demirbay opened the scoring just after the break before Werner's double sealed victory with Vincent Aboubakar scoring a consolation goal for Cameroon on 78 minutes.

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  • Video review used to show red card to Cameroon defender
Video review used to show red card to Cameroon defender

Cameroon's Ernest Mabouka was penalised for a high tackle on Emre Can . Chile secured a Confederations Cup semifinal spot after drawing 1-1 with Australia in Moscow to claim second spot in Group B, but were made to work hard for their victory in the face of a strong Socceroos' performance.

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  • Sevastova faces Goerges in Mallorca final as Bellis falls
Sevastova faces Goerges in Mallorca final as Bellis falls

Sevastova broke serve in the opening game of the second set and cruised into her second consecutive final. "It just feels special overall, it doesn't matter on which surface it is - it's been a while!" quipped the 28-year-old after the match.

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  • WWE to invite LaVar Ball to 'Monday Night Raw'
WWE to invite LaVar Ball to 'Monday Night Raw'

Who would've thought that LaVar Ball would get to perform in the Staples Center before Lonzo. "Yes it does", he said when he was asked if all the talent and bravado comes from him. "I'm used to it by now". Does he expect his father to keep a lower profile?? I know she is happy at home for sure. "Anyone that's your competitor is going to thi...

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  • Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning
Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning

In three starts at Triple-A Salt Lake, Fister posted a 4.02 ERA with five walks and 10 strikeouts in 15 2/3 innings. Despite the loss, the Red Sox remain a half-game in front of the Yankees atop the American League East after New York's loss on Saturday.

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  • Costly error, missed chance as Cubs lose to Marlins 4-2
Costly error, missed chance as Cubs lose to Marlins 4-2

Javier Baez moved to shortstop to replace him. Stanton is batting.333 with a.414 on-base percentage, eight home runs and 16 RBI in his last 14 home games vs. A strike out of JT Realmuto brought Martin Prado to the dish with two outs. That's what we've had a hard time with. Marcell Ozuna then lined a hit to left to put the Marlins ahead 1-0.

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  • Philadelphia 76ers: 2017 NBA Draft grades
Philadelphia 76ers: 2017 NBA Draft grades

The Los Angeles Lakers used the second pick to choose University of California at Los Angeles point guard Lonzo Ball . Philadelphia 76ers 2017 draft picks (left to right), Anzejs Pasecniks, Markelle Fultz , Jonah Bolden , and Mathias Lessort pose after their introductory press conference at Philadelphia 76ers Training Complex.

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  • Portugal Through To Semifinal, Mexico Eliminate Hosts — FIFA Confed Cup
Portugal Through To Semifinal, Mexico Eliminate Hosts — FIFA Confed Cup

There were widespread suggestions the Real Madrid star would be rested by coach Fernando Santos but he retained his place and was a constant menace to New Zealand's overworked defence. Qualifying due to their victory in last summer's European Championship, Portugal will finish as the winners of their group, thanks to seven points out of a p...

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  • Draft begins process of reshaping NBA rosters
Draft begins process of reshaping NBA rosters

We have to teach him the how and why to maximize his ability offensively. He's also seen enough of Jokic, both as a teammate five years ago and then as opponent, to know he's eager to play alongside Denver's pass-by-nature center. The Jazz were the first team Mitchell worked out for and they wanted to get a shooter who can play defense. "'Replays...

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  • Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash
Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Vettel, Hamilton clash

Seven of the drivers that started the race in Baku failed to finish after a series of collisions during the race, and debris on the track even saw the red flag waved during lap 22. When the race restarted Hamilton took off into the lead once more, but his headrest came loose and he had to pit for repairs, dropping him way down the order.

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  • Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion
Germany reaches Confed Cup semis amid more replay confusion

Ernest Mabouka was sent off for a high boot after 64 minutes, and Werner doubled the lead shortly after. Both teams had chances to win it, with Vargas heading wide from six yards out and Ryan McGowan missing from similar range at the other end - but in the end a draw seemed a fair result and it secured second spot for Chile , who will play Por...

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  • Lopez saves match point, beats Cilic in Queen's final
Lopez saves match point, beats Cilic in Queen's final

Bidding for a repeat of the title he won in 2012, the fourth seed dropped serve for the first time all week but recovered quickly to win 6-3 5-7 6-4, ending veteran Muller's seven-match winning streak on grass. "I was mixing it up really well and just playing really smart in some critical points". Lopez capitalized on a run of Dimitrov error...

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  • Erin Andrews, ex-NHL player Jarret Stoll marry in Montana
Erin Andrews, ex-NHL player Jarret Stoll marry in Montana

The 39-year-old Dancing With the Stars co-host married National Hockey League player Jarret Stoll on Saturday in Montana, a source confirms to ET. He played five seasons for the Edmonton Oilers and seven seasons for the Los Angeles Kings before wrapping up his career following the 2015-2016 season for the New York Rangers and Minnesota Wild.

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  • Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Manchester United coach Jose Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

Unsettled Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo's woes deepened on Tuesday, when the Portuguese forward was summoned to appear in a Madrid court on July 31 to answer to four counts of tax evasion of 14.7 million euros. "I don't know if Zidane has called him as well, I am not going to do it because I want him to rest during his holiday ". I k...

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  • Cameroon, Australia draw 1-1 at Confederations Cup
Cameroon, Australia draw 1-1 at Confederations Cup

One minute later, Australia earned the penalty kick that captain Mark Milligan converted, angling the ball low beyond Cameroon's highly rated goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa diving to his right. It was no less than Cameroon deserved. Mat Leckie sent a pair of unsafe balls into the box but they were wasted by Tomi Juric and Tom Rogic. The A...

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  • Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland
Attack comes next for Lions: Gatland

Their defence and game management were both notably better than in their two previous tour matches. James Haskell , Warburton and CJ Stander start in the back-row. But the Highlanders , who won nine straight matches in Super Rugby this season before losing to the Crusaders , have developed a neat ability to play well in the absence of their st...

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  • Indian police drop sedition charges against cricket fans for cheering Pakistan team
Indian police drop sedition charges against cricket fans for cheering Pakistan team

Fakhar Zaman, who scored a match-winning 114 in Pakistan's 180-run victory over archrival India in the final, was picked alongside the tournament's top scorer Shikhar Dhawan of India. Police have arrested cricket fans in different regions of India for cheering during the Champions Trophy final-for the wrong team. According to reports, similar...

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