• Second-string Lions step up in Chiefs win
Second-string Lions step up in Chiefs win

Iain Henderson capitalised on his side's numerical advantage by beautifully teeing up Nowell for his second try of the evening - perhaps the finest of the six-match tour to date - and Williams sliced through the Chiefs' defence with an excellent break before feeding Jared Payne for a simple score.

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  • Oilers captain McDavid wins Hart as NHL's most valuable player — CP NewsAlert
Oilers captain McDavid wins Hart as NHL's most valuable player — CP NewsAlert

Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews has won the Calder Memorial Trophy as the NHL's rookie of the year. Bobrovsky led the National Hockey League with a 2.06 goals-against average and.931 save percentage to guide the Blue Jackets to their best season in club history.

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  • Eric Gordon wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year award
Eric Gordon wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year award

Grabbing 68 of 100 first-place votes, D'Antoni tallied 400 total points, sprinting away from Miami's Erik Spoelstra (153 points) and San Antonio's Gregg Popovich (115), as they finished second and third. Gordon made a career-high 246 three-pointers this season, fourth in the National Basketball Association. Defensive Player of the Year: Draymond ...

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  • The Mets are promoting Tim Tebow to Single-A St. Lucie
The Mets are promoting Tim Tebow to Single-A St. Lucie

Tebow , 29, put up a batting line of.222/.311/.340 at Columbia with three home runs in 63 games. At his best, Tebow won the Heisman Trophy in 2007 and the following year led the Gators to their second national title (he also contributed to their first in 2006).

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  • Twitter Spat: Serena Williams Tells John McEnroe to Back Off
Twitter Spat: Serena Williams Tells John McEnroe to Back Off

He meanders from saying that his kids don't believe that he could beat Serena anymore to explaining how he is still a staunch feminist, to talking about how Serena has incredible mental strength and is a fantastic player who could possibly beat some male players.

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  • Kohli deflects question on Kumble saga
Kohli deflects question on Kumble saga

We have created a culture in the last three four years that whatever has happened in the dressing room remains inside, we have tried to maintain that sanctity throughout. I don't want to talk about it. "It's something that has happened right after the tournament", Kohli said on the eve of the first ODI against the West Indies.

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  • India, US call for freedom of navigation amid South China Sea disputes
India, US call for freedom of navigation amid South China Sea disputes

The two leaders, who held a meeting at the White House on Monday, also "called on all nations to resolve territorial and maritime disputes peacefully and in accordance with worldwide law", the statement said. $366 million sale of a transport carrier to India was sanctioned by U.S. and the purchase of around 20 drones by India's military was also ...

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  • Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan
Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan

Daniel Ricciardo says he can not believe the "unreal" good fortune he benefitted from in a topsy-turvy Azerbaijan Grand Prix on his way to recording his fifth Formula One victory. And the Briton could manage only 10th later in the day as Red Bull's Max Verstappen topped the order while Vettel finished fifth. Verstappen was pushing Perez for th...

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  • Indians spoil Hamels' return in high-scoring comeback
Indians spoil Hamels' return in high-scoring comeback

He would surrender one more in the third inning before an incredibly shaky four-run fifth (including one run walked in with the bases loaded) finally did him in. Now with the lead, the Indians continued to pile on in the seventh, bludgeoning the Rangers with four doubles and three runs. It was the largest comeback for Cleveland since also rallyin...

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  • Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Max Verstapped sets pace in FP2
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Max Verstapped sets pace in FP2

Mercedes vs Ferrari, Hamilton vs Vettel, our first real inter-constructor duel for the world championship since 2010. Hamilton later claimed Vettel had "disgraced himself" when he steered into the back of the Briton's Mercedes under safety auto conditions after a red-flag stoppage on lap 22.

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  • This Feels Like A Dream Run: Kidambi Srikanth
This Feels Like A Dream Run: Kidambi Srikanth

And Kidambi Srikanth won the match booking his spot in the semifinal of the men's singles event at the tournament, in Sydney , on Friday. "It's a dream performance", said Srikanth, who had suffered a stress fracture in his right ankle after the Olympics.

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  • Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take
Serena Williams has no interest in John McEnroe's take

However, asked if he thought she was the best tennis player of all time, male or female, McEnroe scoffed. Garcia-Navarro: Some wouldn't qualify it, some would say she's the best player in the world. As for whether he'd ever go up against Williams, he admitted, "I never wanted to play Serena". She has, he points out, earned more than $84 milli...

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  • Lavar Ball Gets Weird on Miz TV
Lavar Ball Gets Weird on Miz TV

They would appear on Miz TV, along with LaMelo , who's one of the three Ball sons. The Ball family lives near LA and were pushing for him to end up with the Lakers during the draft process. Ambrose, wearing a Big Baller shirt, said he would be the WWE superstar representing the brand at the next pay-per-view event, appropriately named Great Ba...

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  • Pacquiao going big, or going bust in the Battle of Brisbane
Pacquiao going big, or going bust in the Battle of Brisbane

But the Horn fight could also be critical to whether Pacquiao secures another superfight with his American rival, Freddie Roach told reporters in Brisbane. He hasn't faced anyone of the caliber of Pacquiao, though. A world champion in eight divisions, and now a senator in the Philippines , Pacquiao can still remember the feelings he had ahead ...

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  • McEnroe ranks Serena 700th on men's tour
McEnroe ranks Serena 700th on men's tour

Of course, on the men's side, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovich have won 12 of the past 18 men's Grand Slam titles. McEnroe was also asked about a match proposed by President Donald Trump, who challenged the seven-time majors singles champion to take on one of the Williams sisters in a battle-of-the-sexes .

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  • Magic: D'Angelo Russell had potential, but Lakers needed more
Magic: D'Angelo Russell had potential, but Lakers needed more

The Lakers made it clear during the selection process they were looking for a leader to drive their young players, which include Ingram , Jordan Clarkson, Ivica Zubac, Julius Randle, Larry Nance, and say Ball can be that leader. LaVar Ball could be making an appearance at Raw tonight in LA . By the time LaMelo is through at Chino Hills and UC...

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  • Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Open: PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar lead applause
Kidambi Srikanth wins Australian Open: PM Narendra Modi, Sachin Tendulkar lead applause

It did not matter to Srikanth that he was pitted against a genius like the Chinese Lin Dan, a world champion multiple times, in the final. Praneeth took an initial lead in the first game, but Srikanth made a comeback, to level the scores at 10-10.

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  • Germany beats Cameroon to set up a semi-final clash with Mexico
Germany beats Cameroon to set up a semi-final clash with Mexico

The victory means that Joachim Low's side will stay in Sochi for their semi-final fixture against Mexico on Thursday. Chile also progressed to the last four thanks to a 1-1 draw with Australia in the other Group B match to take place today.

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  • Nervy Socceroos will build on Germany loss: Rogic
Nervy Socceroos will build on Germany loss: Rogic

Veteran midfielder Tim Cahill , now 37, came on towards the end for his 98th cap, but the Socceroos' all-time top scorer failed to add to his tally of 48 goals. Tim Cahill leads his teammates during a training session ahead of tonight's Confederations Cup group match with Germany in Russian Federation.

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  • Taylor Swift Shares Special Message For Superfan Russell Westbrook At NBA Awards
Taylor Swift Shares Special Message For Superfan Russell Westbrook At NBA Awards

Among the newcomers were awarded the defender of Milwaukee Malcolm Brogdon . But on a night for celebrating the season gone by, Westbrook wasn't yet ready to look ahead. I was very upset, and you said, if you remember correctly, you said, 'You just have to shake it off .' And I got an idea. Mike D'Antoni collected his second Coach of the ...

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  • FIFA defends use of VAR at confederations Cup
FIFA defends use of VAR at confederations Cup

But their hopes of a comeback were effectively extinguished when Mabouka was eventually dismissed for a risky challenge on Can, referee Wilmar Roldan first booking Siani and then producing a red card for the midfielder before reviewing the footage a second time on the protests of Cameroon players.

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  • Start Your Engines: NASCAR Takes the Track at Sonoma
Start Your Engines: NASCAR Takes the Track at Sonoma

He had a fast auto Sunday, but started the final 60-lap segment in 32nd position after a series of mishaps, including a spin, contact by A.J. Sunday's victory was Harvick's first cup series win this year and his first in 17 races at Sonoma .

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  • Former NFL Star Lavar Ball To Make An Appearance In The WWE?
Former NFL Star Lavar Ball To Make An Appearance In The WWE?

Ball , a Chino Hills native who entered the draft after one year at UCLA , was selected by the Lakers at No. 2 in the National Basketball Association draft on Thursday. For all of the talk show hours expended on LaVar Ball and his influence on his son, the relationship that might prove to matter more , at least as far as the Lakers are concerne...

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  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is Fixing its Wonky Loot Boxes in the Next Update
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is Fixing its Wonky Loot Boxes in the Next Update

According to a post on the game's Steam Community page by Brendan " PlayerUnknown " Greene, some spawn-related tweaks to weapons and items will be coming in the next monthly update. "This realistic, high tension game is set on a massive 8×8 km island with a level of detail that showcases Unreal Engine 4's capabilities". PlayerUnknown's Battleg...

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  • LaVar Ball takes off shirt at 'WWE Monday Night Raw'
LaVar Ball takes off shirt at 'WWE Monday Night Raw'

With the NBA Draft over and the Lakers taking Lonzo Ball and moving on from the D'Angelo Russell phase and into the Ball and Brook Lopez chapter, the Lakers may have a chance to make some noise. - WWE has announced that LaVar and Lonzo Ball are set to appear on MizTV tonight on Raw . Last month, Game and Houston rapper Slim Thug s...

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  • Hirving Lozano heads Mexico into Confederations Cup semi-finals
Hirving Lozano heads Mexico into Confederations Cup semi-finals

Participants in the 2017 Confederations Cup are hosts Russian Federation, 2014 FIFA World Cup Champions Germany , 2015 Copa America Champions Chile , 2015 AFC Asian Cup Champion Australia , 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup winners Mexico , 2016 UEFA Euro Cup champs Portugal , OFC (Oceania Football Confederation) Nations Cup victors New Zealand...

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  • Manchester United Could Move For Chelsea Target As Ivan Perisic Alternative
Manchester United Could Move For Chelsea Target As Ivan Perisic Alternative

Well according to Mediaset Premium (via 101greatgoals), Inter Milan want to get the following amount of money for him: 55 million euros . And so the Red Devils are said to have picked out another Serie A star as the ideal alternative.

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  • Hurricanes vs. Lions: Rory Best refuses to criticise ref after draw
Hurricanes vs. Lions: Rory Best refuses to criticise ref after draw

His handsome flick-pass set up North for his try and we was withdrawn in the 57th minute, three after Lawes, by Gatland and was one of the best players on the pitch. Addressing criticisms as to why he didn't use substitutes in the closing minutes of the game, Gatland said: "We felt the players that have come [to the panel] did so for cover".

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  • Yankees lose OF Aaron Hicks for 3-4 weeks
Yankees lose OF Aaron Hicks for 3-4 weeks

He was in the middle of a minor league rehab assignment with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, but that has been cut short as the Yankees adjust on the fly to fill-in center fielder Aaron Hicks' injury. "I want to be in the game every day". "We're trying to figure out a program for him to get him on a rehab". "I thought I could play through it". ...

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  • Confederations Cup Semi Finalists
Confederations Cup Semi Finalists

Portugal midfielder Pizzi has warned that Chile remain one of the favourites to win the Confederations Cup as his side prepare to meet them in Wednesday's semi-final. Celta Vigo midfielder Marcelo Diaz, who has faced Ronaldo in LaLiga and the Copa del Rey, added: "We all know he's an wonderful player, very unsafe, and he can decide a game on h...

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  • Three local NHLers made available for expansion draft
Three local NHLers made available for expansion draft

McPhee wasn't prepared to discuss individual players when specifically asked about Fleury, but noted there were no surprises based on the numerous mock drafts the Golden Knights conducted over the past few months. Vegas must select players whose salary cap charges add up to at least $43.8 million, or 60 percent of the $73 million salary cap that ...

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  • John McEnroe refuses to apologize for Serena Williams comments
John McEnroe refuses to apologize for Serena Williams comments

The seven time Grand Slam victor was asked the question when he was promoting his memoir But Seriously and while he thinks she is the best female player ever, he does not think she is the best tennis player ever. She was 20 weeks into her pregnancy, when she broke the news, that meant she was already expecting when she won her record-setting 23rd...

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  • Sixers introduce draft picks at press conference
Sixers introduce draft picks at press conference

First, let's look at Fultz. "He's been a real leader and tried to guide me in the right way". The event recognizes the league's top individual performers, including the most valuable player, in a glitzy awards show happening in New York City with worldwide rapper Drake hosting.

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  • Petra Kvitova withdraws from Eastbourne International with abdominal injury
Petra Kvitova withdraws from Eastbourne International with abdominal injury

The 25-year-old saw off her opponent, ranked 92 places above her, 6-3 4-6 6-4 to set up a meeting with world number six Dominika Cibulkova. I will not practise for a couple of days, for sure. After an exchange of holds, the Aussie found a chance to recover in the fourth game, when a huge error from the net from Kvitova gave her a break point.

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  • Yellow Lions forced to settle for draw in Wellington
Yellow Lions forced to settle for draw in Wellington

A left field option going into the game considering the abundance of talent available to the Lions back three but two tries for the Scotsman will do him no harm, as it did for Williams and Daly last week. Referee Romain Poite was right to award a yellow card, but the reaction of home fans was disappointing given the lack of All Blacks contriti...

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