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Did Suns Have Something To Do With Josh Jackson Skipping Celtics Workout?

But was that always the plan? With Brown already in place, and the Celtics not infatuated with any player in this draft, why not trade that third pick for a proven commodity? "They got overwhelmed because they don't have a big man in the middle".

Sixers: Markelle Fultz sets expectations for the upcoming season

The Philadelphia 76ers selected guard Markelle Fultz on Thursday night with the No. 1 pick in the National Basketball Association draft. "He plays with reckless abandon and some of that has got to be controlled", Colangelo said. "It was unreal...

76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics

The two have battled back to James' days in Miami, and he has been inspired by George's comeback from a horrific leg injury in 2014 while playing for the US national team. 2, and it seems surer than ever he will. "They've been coming through my phone...

Rafael Nadal clinches record 10th French Open title

With the victory, Nadal now has 15 Grand Slam titles, one more than Pete Sampras and behind only rival Roger Federer on the all-time list. He claimed a second break moments later to take the first set , and there already seemed no way back f...

76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Teams chasing those two squads may make up ground quickest with a veteran player they can only get through free agency or a trade, so that may have to wait until July. The 76ers would not have done that, of course, if they did not badly want Fultz, a...

FIFA warns Mexico over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

The Russian team played an overwhelming advantage throughout the match, creating a huge number of unsafe moments. Russian Federation remained composed against New Zealand in their opener, but the All Whites were poor and short of the standards of...

Beavers' streak at 23; Harrison slam fuels 13-1 win over LSU

On the base paths, LSU was hurt by its own poor choices and by a missed call on the umpires. In what we thought was going to be a close , tight game, top-seeded Oregon State turned it into a rout. Creighton plays its home games at the park. ...

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Rickie Fowler leads US Open on day of highs and lows

No one took advantage of Erin Hills like Fowler. Okay, the former Masters champion's 72 surely wasn't quite what he had in mind before teeing-off, but it could have been so much ...

Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday

Kunitz opened the show with the first goal of the game, and then won it in double overtime when he took a pass from Crosby and knuckled his shot past Craig Anderson to send the P...

Golden State Warriors Get The Best Of The NBA's First Finals Trilogy

Kerr's team set an National Basketball Association record for regular-season wins with 73 last season and returned to the Finals, but lost to Cleveland in seven games. On Wednesda...

Warriors say no decision has been made on White House visit

They get to celebrate Curry , Klay Thompson, coach Steve Kerr , and Finals MVP Kevin Durant , who unlike the others will be in his first championship parade. "They want to tal...

Sarfraz happy to 'prove critics wrong' after historic win

Pakistan will now play the victor of Thursday's second semi between India or Bangladesh in Sunday's final at the Oval. Earlier, Pakistan bowlers led by Hasan Ali put up a...

Johnson on course, opens with a par

Dustin Johnson will start as favourite when the 117th US Open tees off here on Thursday, with forecasted rain expected to boost the world number one's big-hitting game at the ...

McGregor prohibited from elbowing, kicking Mayweather during fight

After the August 26 bout at the T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas , the talking point will revolve around the payouts, more than the quality of the 12-round fight. While some media outl...

Warriors defeat Cavaliers to win second National Basketball Association title in three seasons

This year, the Warriors didn't blow a 3-1 lead in the finals; they took it home to Oakland to win the series and cement their place as a team to be reckoned with. The 2017 Game...

Mayor promises Stanley Cup parade, but plans unclear so far

The Preds had plenty of time to win this game after the disallowed goal. That elevates Murray into the same territory as Montreal great Ken Dryden, who as a rookie led the Ha...

Trump says Comey's testimony gives him 'total vindication'

In a closed-door hearing that followed his public testimony Thursday, Comey reportedly told members of the Senate Intelligence Committee that the F.B.I. "I took it as, 'This ...

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Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

Predators on brink as Rinne struggles again in Pittsburgh

Nashville went 3-1 in such games past year . Crosby set up three goals as Pittsburgh stomped Nashville 6-0 in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final on Thursday night. Rinne all...

LeBron not faulting Warriors for building super team

LeBron not faulting Warriors for building super team

A win Friday night against Cleveland (51-31 regular season) would seal the deal. A final three minutes that head coach Tyronn Lue said he didn't even remember afterwards , sho...

Pakistan capable to beat traditional rival India: Younis Khan

Pakistan capable to beat traditional rival India: Younis Khan

Adding, "To celebrate the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy , we're inviting everyone to tap/click and take a swing at our pocket-size game!We know that cricket is loved worldwide, so w...

Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

Hoffman's goal helps Senators beat Penguins to force Game 7

Game 7, such as the one the Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa Senators are facing Thursday in the Eastern Conference Final, brings out a lot of things. "Whatever it takes. I think...

England seal semi-final spot

New Zealand's Champions Trophy cricket campaign took hefty blow as they were soundly beaten by England by 87 runs in Cardiff . "And Australia are one of the best teams ...

Was that the stench of pot in the Cleveland Cavaliers' locker room?

This makes Cleveland 0-for-5 in NBA Finals games when Brown coached. Curry recorded his first career postseason triple-double with 32 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, while ...

Virat Kohli marks India after Champions Trophy win over Pakistan

They have not lost to Pakistan since the Asia Cup in March 2014 and are now locked at 2-2 in their head-to-head count at the 50-over Champions Trophy . Kohli was also all praise...

Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout

Curry, Durant lead Warriors to 2-0 lead with 132-113 rout

By game's end the difference was still substantial with Golden State committing 20 turnovers to Cleveland's nine. Cleveland's third star, point guard Kyrie Irving , struggled of...

Preds even Stanley Cup Final at 2-2, beat Penguins 4-1

It was Crosby's first eighth goal of the playoffs, but his first in the final since 2009. Josi scored his sixth goal off a slap shot at 5:51, tying it at 1-1 and finally giving...