• Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade
Philadelphia 76ers Talking Draft Pick Trade

With an additional pick in 2018 or 2019 as well, the cupboard continues to be stocked in Boston. The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers are at the forefront of the attention after news broke over the weekend that both teams would be swapping first-round picks in the upcoming NBA Draft , which is scheduled for Thursday.

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  • Kvitova sends Wimbledon warning with Birmingham title
Kvitova sends Wimbledon warning with Birmingham title

Ashleigh Barty will take on two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova in the final of the Aegon Classic in Birmingham after an upset semi-final win over Spain's Garbine Muguruza . Kvitova said afterwards that she's tried to stay focused on the good throughout her recovery, and that she's feeling good . She returned to action in the F...

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  • Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups
Pittsburgh Penguins Beat The Nashville Predators; Winning Back-To-Back Stanley Cups

Whether it was the player's first, second, or even third Cup, the Penguins didn't forget about those who made it all possible in the first place. Carl Hagelin would later add an empty netter, sealing back-to-back Stanley Cups for the first time since, well, the Penguins won back in 1991-92.

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  • Vegas to receive picks to not draft players in expansion draft
Vegas to receive picks to not draft players in expansion draft

So to think Vegas has been given a much better hand this time around, and to resent the Golden Knights for it, is completely understandable. That benefits the Golden Knights because it maintained a deeper pool of talent available. The Golden Knights' selection - one from each National Hockey League club - will be revealed at the 2017 National Hoc...

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  • Mercer, Harrison homer in Pittsburgh's win over St. Louis
Mercer, Harrison homer in Pittsburgh's win over St. Louis

Adam Wainwright takes a no-decision after giving up just one earned run on two hits over seven innings. Leake turned in his finest effort in almost a month Tuesday at Philadelphia but did not stay around long enough to get a decision despite allowing one run and three hits over six innings of an 8-1 victory.

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  • Devils in good position in stacked National Hockey League draft
Devils in good position in stacked National Hockey League draft

Nolan Patrick , a potential No. 1 overall pick on Friday at the National Hockey League draft in Chicago , threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Wrigley Field before Wednesday's game between the Cubs and Padres. But its a good problem to have.”. Interestingly, Patrick will be the third person in his family to be drafted, as his father Steve and...

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  • India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy
India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy

Cricket is a wildly popular sport in India and Pakistan . Pakistan skipper Sarfraz Ahmed, who returned home taking Champions Trophy , is busy meeting his fans that are showing up to his house in Karachi . "It's a great team effort". He said all the players deserve huge amount of praise. The next edition of the Champions Trophy - if it...

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  • Feliciano Lopez overcomes Marin Cilic to win maiden Aegon Championships title
Feliciano Lopez overcomes Marin Cilic to win maiden Aegon Championships title

Muller came good after losing twice to Californian Querrey, who beat him twice in 2009. After the stifling temperatures of the first three days, fresher conditions returned to the west London club - as well as a sense of tranquillity after the shocks which saw Murray , Stan Wawrinka , Raonic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga all bale out early.

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  • Shiv Sena Agrees to Back Kovind, Opposition Braces For Contest
Shiv Sena Agrees to Back Kovind, Opposition Braces For Contest

If the Sena weighs in with support for the Opposition candidate, then any rationale for remaining in the NDA at the Centre or in a post-poll partnership with the BJP in Maharashtra just ceases to exist. Raut said Thackeray may "answer many questions later this evening" when he will address the party workers on the Shiv Sena's 51st foundation da...

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  • UFC Fight Night Oklahoma City: Michael Chiesa vs. Kevin Lee Preview
UFC Fight Night Oklahoma City: Michael Chiesa vs. Kevin Lee Preview

Sure, it didn't happen that long ago, but it was so iconic as the type of absurdity so often seen in MMA that it warrants recapping given Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa will settle their score this weekend. It was going to be four more rounds of that. Boetsch played a smart game plan by circling away from Hendricks' powerful left hand while f...

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  • Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match
Warburton returns to Lions lineup for Highlanders match

That's why these 80 minutes at Forsyth Barr Stadium are so vital for the man who led the Lions on their successful tour of Australia in 2013. "A contest is about presenting a challenge, posing questions and the Lions did that.kicking is a huge part of the modern game and has been part of the All Blacks armoury for some years".

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  • Steph Curry may skip White House visit
Steph Curry may skip White House visit

The Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers by a score of 129 - 120. Each year , the winners of America's major sports leagues are invited to an audience with the American President. Last year , the newly crowned Cleveland Cavaliers stopped for a few hours in Las Vegas to party on the way home to Northeast Ohio after winning the title in...

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan stun England to reach final
Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan stun England to reach final

Morgan pointed to his side failing to adapt to a slow, low pitch that was used 48 hours earlier when Pakistan won their final group game against Sri Lanka - something he felt brought their eighth-ranked opponents into contention. Sarfraz Ahmed , Pakistan's captain, is hoping that Hasan will shine again in Sunday's final at The Oval. Hasan ...

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  • Jordan Spieth sinks insane chip from bunker to win Travelers Championship
Jordan Spieth sinks insane chip from bunker to win Travelers Championship

Woods won 15 times before age 24. It was a hard back nine Sunday at the Travelers Championship , as Spieth blew a three-shot lead and flirted with water on three separate occasions. Sunday's win was also his first win in a tournament debut. Although Spieth remains the golfer to beat, Weekley is his closest competitor after shooting a five-un...

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  • Florida Gators hoping for more pitching excellence in College World Series finals
Florida Gators hoping for more pitching excellence in College World Series finals

The top three all-time teams - 1972 Arizona State (64-6, .914), 1982 Texas (59-6, .908) and 1974 Arizona (58-6, .906) - all fell short of a championship. Half of the Tigers' hits went for extra bases - three home runs and one double.The Beavers stranded four runners - two in scoring position. He went 7.1 innings - the longest outing of his care...

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  • Mourinho Latest To Be Caught Up In Tax Scandal
Mourinho Latest To Be Caught Up In Tax Scandal

It means the Real Madrid and Portugal star risks further fines, and even sentencing, as the process gets set to be a drawn-out affair. 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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  • England beat South Africa and win T20 series without captain Eoin Morgan
England beat South Africa and win T20 series without captain Eoin Morgan

The Proteas had made 174 for eight with JJ Smuts contributing 45 and skipper AB de Villiers striking 46 from 30 balls and England looked to set to chase down the total until Jason Roy's controversial dismissal triggered a batting order collapse.

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  • Murray to face Thompson at Queen's after Bedene withdrawal
Murray to face Thompson at Queen's after Bedene withdrawal

Andy Murray celebrates match point during his match against Milos Raonic on day 14 of Wimbledon . Murray has yet to enter another tournament in a bid to get some match practice on grass, something both he and Novak Djokovic have done in the past, but that isn't a concern for Rusedski.

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  • Jose Mourinho defends tax history after Spanish authorities file lawsuit
Jose Mourinho defends tax history after Spanish authorities file lawsuit

According to Don Balon , manager Jose Mourinho never wanted the Portugal captain at Old Trafford, but would like to make Brazil worldwide the face of his new-look side. In the season just ended, he won three trophies in his debut campaign at Manchester United , although he drew criticism after a poor league performance in which United finished si...

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  • Merrifield, Hammel help Royals to 4-2 victory over Red Sox
Merrifield, Hammel help Royals to 4-2 victory over Red Sox

Mike Moustakas hit his 19th HR, giving him 100 for his career, with 2 outs in the 2nd inning to open the scoring and give the Royals a 1-0 lead. The bullpen, however, was unable to hold the lead, surrendering four runs on one swing in the bottom of the eighth.

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  • Northern Ireland caddie guides Brooks Koepka to US Open title
Northern Ireland caddie guides Brooks Koepka to US Open title

Koepka's winning total of 16-under equals the lowest score to par for a US Open , matching Rory McIlroy's victory at Congressional in 2011 on a par-71 layout. For once, the USGA managed to get it right. "I called (agent) Blake Smith the night of the third round (of the Scottish Hydro Challenge in Aviemore)", Koepka said after collecting a reco...

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  • Manchester United making progress in pursuit of Alvaro Morata
Manchester United making progress in pursuit of Alvaro Morata

That will allow United to move onto other transfer targets, and complete the other deals Mourinho wants done - and for Morata to be bedded into the side during pre-season in order for him to hit the ground running next season. The 24-year-old has struggled to nail down a starting spot in Zinedine Zidane's side having managed just 16 starts last sea...

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  • Diamondbacks beat Phillies 2-1 in 11 innings
Diamondbacks beat Phillies 2-1 in 11 innings

Hellickson struck out seven without walking a batter in the crisp outing. Randall Delgado is now slated to toe the rubber opposite Jeremy Hellickson . While Goldschmidt leads the majors with 65 RBIs and Jake Lamb has 62, Owings has 43, Brandon Drury has 38 and four other players have at least 20.

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  • Charlie Gard's life support treatment must continue until next week, judges rule
Charlie Gard's life support treatment must continue until next week, judges rule

Today's decision extends that ruling until the end of the day on June 19. Mr Justice Francis concluded that life support treatment should end and said Charlie should be allowed to die with dignity . The judge acknowledged however that there is some recorded benefit of the therapy in patients with a different strain of the disease. But his ...

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  • Gatland says All Blacks targeting Murray with 'dangerous' dives
Gatland says All Blacks targeting Murray with 'dangerous' dives

Following a Champions Cup game between Munster and Glasgow back in January, the player himself expressed fury due to the Scottish side's employment of the tactic. But they were struggling to build on that lead in the second half before Ioane, selected ahead of prolific try-scorer Julian Savea, exploded into action.

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  • Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada
Hamilton Jumps Back Into Title Contention With Win In Canada

Vettel , who leads the championship by 25 points over Hamilton, has won three races and finished second at the other three this season. Despite outqualifying Sebastian Vettel by over 0.3s on Saturday, Hamilton expects a closer battle in today's Canadian Grand Prix.

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  • Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted
Markelle Fultz fixes pre-made Instagram ad post after getting drafted

Before getting hurt, LaVine shot 46 percent and averaged a career-high 18.9 points per game. "It's insane, I couldn't ask for anything more, to be able to learn from (Johnson) every day is truly a blessing", Ball said. Fultz averaged 23.3 points a game, 5.7 rebounds a game and 5.9 assists a game in his lone college season. No other U.S. universit...

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  • Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon
Coach seeks a brighter beginning from Cameroon

Unbowed from a chastening first half against Joachim Low's experimental Germany side in their opening Group B match - some particularly benevolent goalkeeping from Bernd Leno gave the 3-2 scoreline a look that flattered Australia - Postecoglou stuck with his expansive 3-2-4-1 system.

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  • Loew set to add to Germany's strong record
Loew set to add to Germany's strong record

But Rodriguez, who was introduced at the break, levelled to calm Chile's nerves about elimination and ensure they finish second to pool winners Germany , who beat Cameroon 3-1 in Sunday's other game. Then came the red-card confusion, swiftly followed by Germany's second goal. Demirbay fed Draxler, the Germany skipper returning the pass wit...

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  • Valtteri Bottas: Second Safety Car made podium possible
Valtteri Bottas: Second Safety Car made podium possible

Vettel got a 10 second penalty for the infraction, but Hamilton lost ground by having to pit. It was a move which would enable the Australian, who started 10th, to win his first race since last October's Malaysian Grand Prix. It seemed a clear case of Vettel losing his temper and causing an accident, but both emerged unhurt as the serious actio...

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  • Grand Prix : Vettel, Hamilton clash as Ricciardo wins in Baku
Grand Prix : Vettel, Hamilton clash as Ricciardo wins in Baku

Vettel appeared to react when Hamilton broke quickly ahead of him and the two drivers were clearly unhappy when the race had to be stopped afterwards to clear debris from the track. At the end of the interview, having avoided mentioning his side-swipe into Hamilton, he was again asked what he thought about the contact, saying: "Yeah, I ran in the ...

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  • NHL Expansion Draft: 5 best players available for Golden Knights
NHL Expansion Draft: 5 best players available for Golden Knights

Teams are calling McPhee not just to negotiate a deal for them to pass on players they were forced to leave unprotected for the expansion draft but also to inquire about trading for a an opposing player who was left unprotected. "If there's going to be an expansion you want the teams to be a little more competitive than perhaps they've been out of ...

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  • Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain
Mourinho accused of tax fraud in Spain

The Argentinian worldwide defrauded the Spanish government to a sum of £1.14 million during his four-year spell with Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014. Falcao is now at French champions Monaco. In three years with Real Madrid , Mourinho won La Liga in 2012 and the Spanish Cup in 2011. The prosecutor recommends a sentence of 16 months and a f...

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  • Best skippers midweek Lions against Hurricanes, North starts
Best skippers midweek Lions against Hurricanes, North starts

Best led the Lions to a convincing 34-6 win over the Chiefs and will captain a similar side against the Super Rugby champions. The Lions then stunned Hansen with an 85-metre sweep featuring Liam Williams, Jonathan Davies and Daly before flanker Sean O'Brien finished the move with a try.

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  • Federer sets record of ninth title in Halle
Federer sets record of ninth title in Halle

Khachanov, 21, also played 2017 quarter-finals in Barcelona and Lyon, while the 19-year-old Rublev will crack the top 100 next week in a rise from 106. Switzerland's Roger Federer celebrates after defeating Argentina's Juan Martin Del Portro during their quarter final match at the ninth and final ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tennis tourname...

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