• Worst No. 1 Draft Picks in NBA History
Worst No. 1 Draft Picks in NBA History

If Indiana keeps him, it's a lost season knowing their best player isn't even someone they can continue to build around him. Fultz notes the Sixers did their research, and had Chick-fil-A for him when he showed up at the team's training facility.

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  • Canada's Lance Stroll makes history at Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Canada's Lance Stroll makes history at Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Sebastian Vettel was penalised for risky driving after deliberately crashing into title rival Lewis Hamilton in a wild and chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix won by Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo on Sunday. Questioned again as to when a decision will be made, Wolff said "I don't know". A reluctant Hamilton stopped at the end of lap 31 for 9.3 se...

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  • Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid - Salgado
Ronaldo is wanted at Real Madrid - Salgado

AS, another newspaper affiliated with the Spanish club, talked about Ronaldo's plans to discuss with President Florentino Perez after the Confederations Cup. "I think he did very well in not answering other questions", Santos added. Despite the off-field disruption, Ronaldo picked up the man-of-the-match award in Portugal's opening 2-2 draw wit...

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  • Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central
Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central

Cleveland starter Corey Kluber was sensational, striking out 13 in seven innings, allowing just two unearned runs, three hits and two walks. Minnesota did the majority of it's offensive damage in the 2nd inning. Erik Gonzalez, who struck out to end the second, whiffed again for the second out and Francisco Lindor lined out to left. Yeah, I thin...

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  • Cameroon coach Broos eyes decisive victory over Germany
Cameroon coach Broos eyes decisive victory over Germany

Indeed, FIFA President Gianni Infantino felt confident to proclaim video review was "the future of football" and still on track to be approved by the guardians of the game's laws before the 2018 World Cup. The best chance of a tight first-half fell to Germany's Joshua Kimmich as he headed wide from six yards with the goal gaping. We've got a big ...

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  • Cilic to square off against Lopez in Queen's Club final
Cilic to square off against Lopez in Queen's Club final

Marin Cilic advanced to the semifinals of the Aegon Championships with a 6-4, 7-5 victory over American Donald Young on Friday at the Queen's Club in London . The Croat holds a 5-2 head-to-head advantage over the Lopez, with his latest win coming at French Open earlier this year. Lopez, possibly feeling the effects of a long match against C...

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

Chile came into the match in Moscow sitting top of the group, a position that would have seen them face Mexico, but instead they will meet Cristiano Ronaldo and the European champions in the last four. Cameroon goalkeeper Fabrice Ondoa prevented Germany from extending its lead by blocking Kimmich's shot from a tight angle. After the lengthy...

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  • Comeback queen Kvitova wins Aegon Classic title in Birmingham
Comeback queen Kvitova wins Aegon Classic title in Birmingham

The Spanish player had lost the first set 4-6 but levelled the match by pocketing the second, 6-4. But on Friday was Kvitova's turn to receive the applause, as she revealed that many parts of her incisive grass court game are in working order and that many things may still be possible despite enduring problems with the injured hand.

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  • Boston Celtics owner Danny Ainge throws shade at Sacramento after cancelled workout
Boston Celtics owner Danny Ainge throws shade at Sacramento after cancelled workout

Van Gundy stressed that he is a good all-around player on offense and can contribute more than just outside shooting. "It just made me more versatile and prepared me to be able to play multiple positions in today's National Basketball Association and also guard multiple positions".

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  • ICC Women's World Cup to launch special Twitter emojis for captains
ICC Women's World Cup to launch special Twitter emojis for captains

Captain Stafanie Taylor leads the side in this competition for the first time, with history behind her after becoming the only women's player to reach ODI and T20I world No.1. "I can be laid back but my demeanour is to be aggressive on the field". All the eight teams involved in the World Cup - England , Australia , South Africa , New Zealand ,...

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  • Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying
Red Bull's high hopes come down to earth in F1 qualifying

I guess I was just chasing that little bit too much". "The 10th (place) today doesn't reflect it, but it's definitely been a positive weekend in terms of the vehicle feel and the progress we're making", Ricciardo said. Verstappen was second fastest behind Lewis Hamilton in the first part of qualifying, before fading in Q2 and Q3. Being s...

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  • Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix
Formula One: Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Bottas meanwhile produced a brilliant drive to take his fifth podium finish of the season, having dropped to the back of the field after a first-lap bump with fellow Finn Kimi Raikkonen . The three-time champion Austrian, who is Mercedes' non-executive chairman, also praised the team for their work in turning around a auto that had struggled on Fr...

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

Lance Stroll , seen here at the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on June 10. Having reported a problem on his vehicle, Massa began to lose multiple positions, while Renault's Nico Hulkenberg clipped the wall and damaged his auto, resigning both to retirement.

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  • Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup
Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

Team USA came back and won race six by 11 seconds, the closest margin so far. From there, he kept his catamaran on foils all the way around the course as he sailed to the cusp of what would be an enormous upset of powerhouse Oracle Team USA, which is owned by one of the world's richest men, software tycoon Larry Ellison .

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  • FIFA still investigating McLaren report allegations, cannot give details
FIFA still investigating McLaren report allegations, cannot give details

The Mail on Sunday claims Federation Internationale de Football Association is assessing whether all 23 members of Russia's squad at the 2014 World Cup were involved in the doing programme. Two reports commissioned by WADA published last year found at least 1,000 people were assisted by an "institutionalised manipulation of the doping control...

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  • Danny Ainge was 'mad' at Josh Jackson canceling workout
Danny Ainge was 'mad' at Josh Jackson canceling workout

Tatum, a Third Team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection, averaged 16.8 points, 7.3 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.1 blocks, while shooting 45.2 percent from the field for the Blue Devils. But, as we've learned down on Route 1 in Foxboro, draft parties are overrated. "Any player with an incident or alleged incident, or whatever have you, we really e...

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  • Rivals Hamilton, Vettel clash as Ricciardo wins chaotic race
Rivals Hamilton, Vettel clash as Ricciardo wins chaotic race

Vettel, expecting him to accelerate and doubtless concerned that he could be caught on the straight, went into the back of the Mercedes. "I'm just lost for words right now", Stroll said after the race. Hamilton had clearly felt aggrieved during the race, making a pointed radio call to Charlie Whiting, the race director, during the closing stages....

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  • Farrell shows class in Lions' win over Crusaders
Farrell shows class in Lions' win over Crusaders

Time and time again those in red put their bodies on the line. Highlanders coach Scott McLeod, who is filling in for head coach Tony Brown while he is on duty with the Japan Test side, said the Lions win over the Crusaders had told them plenty ahead of the Highlanders game.

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  • Timeline: Anil Kumble resigns as Coach of Indian Cricket Team
Timeline: Anil Kumble resigns as Coach of Indian Cricket Team

The statement from Kumble confirmed the reports about Kohli's alleged spat with Kumble regarding differences of opinion on selection matters. However, the Indian captain stayed away from revealing the exact details of the rift between him and Kumble.

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  • Devils take Hischier with NHL draft's top pick
Devils take Hischier with NHL draft's top pick

The NHL Draft was first held in 1963 and allows teams from the league select available young players to add to their squad. Following NBCSN's coverage of Round 1, NHLN returns to air with the NHL Tonight: 2017 NHL Draft Recap at 10:30 p.m.

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  • England bowl against South Africa in 2nd T20
England bowl against South Africa in 2nd T20

England were in a strong position to wrap up their NatWest International Twenty20 Series against South Africa after reducing the Proteas to 174 for eight at Taunton . He has waited a long time for his opportunity in England's limited-overs teams and the evidence of the last couple of weeks suggests he is determined to take it.

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  • WWE working on LaVar Ball appearance for RAW in Los Angeles
WWE working on LaVar Ball appearance for RAW in Los Angeles

Both Lonzo Ball and his outspoken father, LaVar , can breathe a sigh of relief now that Lonzo has been selected by his hometown Lakers with the second overall pick in the draft. His goofy personality had many questioning whether he was right for a leadership role. You are here: Home / Money / Business / Magic Johnson Knows Exa...

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  • Mets promote Tim Tebow to Advanced A League
Mets promote Tim Tebow to Advanced A League

Over that same span, he struck out 69 times while drawing 23 walks. "The bottom line is the average isn't there, but he's improving". The Mets signed Tebow last September to a reported $100,000 bonus not long after he announced his intention to pursue a baseball career.

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  • Devils open draft by snaring Swiss center
Devils open draft by snaring Swiss center

Pre-draft hype had focused on Hischier and 18-year-old Canadian Nolan Patrick , with no consensus on who would be the top pick. Hischier, an electric centre with game-breaking speed, rose into top spot with an emphatic first season in the Quebec Major Junior League, piling up 38 goals and 86 points in 57 games as a rookie for the Halifax Moosehe...

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  • Jim Butler Traded for Blockbuster Deal in Timberwolves
Jim Butler Traded for Blockbuster Deal in Timberwolves

In addition to Butler, the Wolves received the 16th overall pick that wound up being center Justin Patton . As part of the Jimmy Butler trade to the Minnesota Timberwolves , the Chicago Bulls drafted Arizona forward Lauri Markkanen , a three-point shooting big man that has been compared to similar stretch bigs in the National Basketball ...

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  • United ready to make striker bid
United ready to make striker bid

United have released Zlatan Ibrahimovic and could lose Wayne Rooney this summer, making the signing of centre forward a priority for the English giants. "Who knows, maybe we'll be team-mates next year", he told Tele 5. It was a great season, but he wants to play more. Alvaro Morata of Real Madrid in La Coruna, Spain, April 26.

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  • At highest-scoring US Open ever, Brooks Koepka wins first major championship
At highest-scoring US Open ever, Brooks Koepka wins first major championship

Koepka's 16-under-par total equalled the record for the lowest winning under par total at a US Open set by Rory McIlroy at the 2011 championships. "That was kind of lights out", Harman said. "And I felt confident all week, so to feel as confident as I did on a Sunday of a Major and coming down the stretch was pretty neat".

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  • Angel di María fined for Spanish tax fraud worth 1.3 million euros
Angel di María fined for Spanish tax fraud worth 1.3 million euros

But on Tuesday, a statement by his agency Gestifute read: 'Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published today. However, the former Manchester United forward is unlikely to spend any time behind bars though - most sentences under two years in Spain are suspended for first-time offenders.

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  • Ostapenko stuns Halep to win first Grand Slam
Ostapenko stuns Halep to win first Grand Slam

Ostapenko made 23 unforced errors in the first set and then trailed 3-0 in the second - saving three break points that would have seen her fall behind 0-4 - before turning the match around and forcing a third set. So it was a little bit of like emotional moment, but that's it. "I think I can still improve my serve, my forehand". " Of course I...

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  • Hamilton snatches Baku pole from Bottas
Hamilton snatches Baku pole from Bottas

Just as in Canada a fortnight previously, Hamilton made it count when it mattered the most to finish almost half-a-second clear of his Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in qualifying, with Vettel a distant fourth. Perez jumped up too, to sixth in 1m 42.111s as Ocon failed to better his 1m 42.186s, while Stroll just edged out Williams tea...

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  • Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan
Hamilton Pips Bottas To Take 66th Pole In Azerbaijan

Hamilton claimed the 66th pole of his career, pulling clear of Brazilian great Ayrton Senna and leaving the Briton just two shy of Michael Schumacher's record of 68. "I think it's just not driver conduct". Accepting responsibility for his qualifying result, Vettel said, "In the end, I was alone and had no tow in the last sector".

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  • Mercedes driver Bottas fastest in Azerbaijan GP practice
Mercedes driver Bottas fastest in Azerbaijan GP practice

On lap 4 Hamilton sets fast lap at 1m46.942s. "But I was hungrier than ever today". The final laps by the Ferrari drivers were enough to secure third and fourth place, albeit over one second off the pace, with Kimi Raikkonen leading Sebastian Vettel .

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  • Markelle Fultz & Josh Jackson Were Worried About Playing Time on Boston Celtics
Markelle Fultz & Josh Jackson Were Worried About Playing Time on Boston Celtics

Play badly, and you get top young talent, which is the cheapest form of talent available because young talent has no bargaining power whatsoever. But the draft was very even, we felt, at the top all the way through maybe five or six. "We're going to be a fun, energetic, entertaining team". Joel Embiid has been on the Philadelphia 76ers' roste...

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  • Hamilton's latest pole win moves him into 2nd all
Hamilton's latest pole win moves him into 2nd all

This is because Stroll thrashed two of the faces of Formula 1 - Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari and Mercedes athlete Lewis Hamilton . Bottas denied Stroll second place at the line, finishing just 0.1 seconds ahead after a drag race at the finish, but the Canadian was nevertheless able to take third for Williams in just his eighth grand prix star...

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  • Hiddink urges FIFA to pick best referees for World Cup
Hiddink urges FIFA to pick best referees for World Cup

Cameroon were controversially reduced to 10 men just after the hour-mark when defender Ernest Mabouka was shown a straight red card for his high tackle on Emre Can. Loew's side was wasteful, with wing back Joshua Kimmich sending a diving header wide, and largely restricted to attacking down the flanks. Substitute Martin Rodriguez leveled the game ...

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