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Offer reportedly on the table from Lakers for Paul George

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George (13) controls the ball against the Los Angeles Lakers at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. L.A.is trying to trade for Paul George ahead of the 2017 NBA Draft , and they are already positioning themselves to sign LeBron James as a free agent in 2018. Read More »

Kyrie Irving Making It Known He Would Leave Cleveland If LeBron Leaves

There are reports saying the playmaker plans to request a trade when James leaves Cleveland. All-Star Kyrie Irving has been contacting some of his former Team USA teammates and letting them know that he might be willing to push for a trade, especially if he feels the Cavs' run could end quickly with James able to opt out after next season. Read More »

Special number 10 means so much to Nadal

Being a tennis player there is nothing better or more wonderful. A year later, Nadal saw off Federer in the Australian Open final and also has a ideal record against his Swiss counterpart in Roland Garros finals, triumphing over Federer in 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2011. Read More »

Yanks Son From Nebraska

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With Johnson Jr. now out of the picture, leading returning receivers Stanley Morgan Jr. and De'Mornay Pierson-El will likely shoulder much of the pass-catching load for the Cornhuskers in 2017. Johnson Sr. added that his son could attend a community college this fall. "You take a look at it from afar and let me know how important it is to you". Read More »

It's the summer of American football for Pope Francis

Pope Francis said "as many of you know, I am an avid follower of 'football, ' but where I come from, the game is played very differently". Jones and his wife, Gene, spoke about the experience afterward. This was not the pope's first meeting with athletes. Francis joked with the players and directors at a private audience. "Teamwork, fair play and the pursuit of personal excellence are the values - in the religious sense, we can say virtues that have guided your commitment, on and off ... Read More »

Ward leads record American challenge at Royal Ascot

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Earlier, the most glamorous week in the racing calendar Royal Ascot opened on a sombre note on Tuesday with a minute's silence for victims of the London tower block fire and terror attacks in Britain. Kate Middleton has worn custom designs by Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen to mark the most important occasions in her life, including her wedding day and that of her sister, Pippa. Read More »

Andre Ward Knocks Out Sergey Kovalev in Eighth to Retain Belts

Well, nobody can be ideal. Close round I give it to Kovalev . The decision aside, it was a great fight featuring two of the absolute best boxers in the world. Sure, Bellew is naturally much bigger than Ward , and that played a role in his successful ascension. I got exhausted, but I still wanted to fight. 'It was a typical situation where a guy got hurt, but you see guys get that hurt a lot of times in fights - and you don't even think about stopping the fight. Read More »

15 arrested in MP for celebrating Pakistan's Champions Trophy win

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India's defeat against Pakistan during the ICC Champions Trophy finals came as a big bummer for Indians fans. Sedition is among India's most serious charges. Pakistan may not get a chance to defend their Champions Trophy title with the International Cricket Council (ICC) debating the prospect of replacing the tournament with two expanded World Twenty20 events over a four-year cycle. Read More »

Ainge sees no risk in making trade

Theyre getting the player they want, ” said Ainge, the Celtics president of basketball operations. Ainge added, "We'll get a player we like in addition to further assets". You know what you are getting out of Tatum: a well polished player offensively, who shows the mechanics to improve his three-point shot. And then have Ben Simmons , and Jerryd Bayless, and others that will be either acquired in the trade or free agency join this mix, along with that developing core that was there, with ... Read More »

US Open 2017: A look at the numbers from Erin Hills

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I love that about Muirfield Village, which I think is a great example, as well. I couldn't possibly shoot any higher than I did. "And he said he was pulling for me and just hang in there". "I feel like I can go a long way", he says. It was an experience that taught him as much about life as it did about the sport, and the young American went as far afield as Kenya and Kazakhstan as he cut his teeth and honed his game. Read More »

Mexico plea to fans over homophobic chant

Russian Federation are taking nothing for granted after overcoming New Zealand in their opening match and are well aware of the need to make adjustments when they take on altogether more challenging opponents in Portugal . Portugal , the reigning European champions, will start with the slight edge, but if they go into the game overconfident they could very lose. "We nearly had the game won but we suffered in the final minutes". Read More »

Glimpses of 1992 World Cup triumph in Pakistan's ICC CT campaign

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Kohli also praised young all-rounder Hardik Pandya, who was the highest scorer among the Indians with 76 runs off 43 balls. The way they turned things around, it was fantastic. It was formalities for Pakistan after that and they clinched the win by bowling out India for 158 in the 31st over. Amir picked up three wickets for 16 runs from his six overs. Read More »

FIFA warns Mexico over "insulting" chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the only goal of the game to hand Portugal a 1-0 win over Russian Federation in their second FIFA Confederations Cup tie. New Zealand had a disastrous start to its Confederations Cup campaign, falling 2-0 to the hosts, Russia . Mexico controlled possession and spent more time in Portugal's area, but the Euro 2016 champions were a constant threat on the counterattack in front of 34,372 fans at the Kazan Arena. Read More »

Major League Baseball draft 2017: Royce Lewis selected No. 1 overall by Minnesota Twins

The Twins are sitting on top of the American League Central standings this year with a 32-27 record. Stevenson Ranch resident and former Notre Dame of Sherman Oaks pitcher Hunter Greene throws a pitch during a baseball game in April. "I'm just going to go out there and compete and challenge and pound the zone and go after guys like I know I can and like everybody else knows I can". Read More »

Danny Ainge Claims He Never Wanted Markelle Fultz In The First Place

In summary, the Celtics get a heap of picks and the 76ers get their point guard of the future in Fultz. But Al Jefferson and Avery Bradley were both solid picks late in the first round, and Jaylen Brown seems like a fine player. Boston will receive the 2018 first-round pick of the Los Angeles Lakers if that selection falls between the second to fifth picks. There are some conditions on the future first-rounder Boston gets out of this deal. Read More »

Travelers Championship Celebrity Pro-Am tees off today

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Did you know all of these facts about... You'll gain access to the version of our weekly Premium PGA DFS Rundown and so much more including DFS content across the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL and NASCAR! I've been a longtime Brooks Koepka truther, so I'm glad to see him get his due. Read More »

Real President: We Would Have Loved Messi At Madrid

Perez added: "We haven't spoken to De Gea". Messi enjoyed another fine campaign at Camp Nou, scoring 54 goals in all competitions as Barca were dethroned by Madrid in LaLiga and lost in the Champions League quarter-finals. Real are also reported to be monitoring AC Milan's Gianluigi Donnarumma, who has turned down a contract extension . "Mbappe has some very good ways and surely he'll become one of the greatest". Read More »

Manchester United tell Gareth Bale they want him… not Cristiano Ronaldo

Ronaldo, who is in Russian Federation at the Confederations Cup playing for Portugal, has played in Spain for Real Madrid since 2009. Real Madrid and Man United are not directly involved. He denies the accusations and is threatening to leave Spain . Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been called to appear in court on July 31 to testify in a case in which he is accused of evading taxes, putting an appearance at the MLS All-Star Game in jeopardy. Read More »

Watford close in on deal for Derby midfielder Will Hughes

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Hughes has been one of the most highly regarded midfielders operating outside the top flight after making his Derby debut at the age of 16 under Nigel Clough. Hughes has scored nine goals in 165 appearances for Derby . New Watford manager Marco Silva has targeted Hughes, who will cost an initial £8m that could rise to £10m with add-ons. Read More »

76ers get top pick from Celtics

However, Celtics president Danny Ainge still believes they will get the player they would have selected at number one. While the historical significance of this trade could be huge, it's nearly impossible to pinpoint the impact of this move for future championship aspirations, at least at this moment in time. Read More »

Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors

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The same article states that Ronaldo will not hold Manchester United "to ransom" over his wage demands because he wants to try and force through a transfer as smoothly as possible. The statement said that the Spanish government, through tax authorities, "issued a certificate in which it attested that he had regularized his position and was in compliance with all his tax obligations". Read More »

Federation Internationale de Football Association warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

Their advantage would last just eight minutes, as Mexico's record goalscorer Javier Hernandez met a right wing cross with a diving header to pull his team level on the verge of half-time. Four incidents on just the second day of the biggest tournament so far to conduct live trials has created more controversy than Federation Internationale de Football Association expected. Read More »

Clippers reportedly have shopped DeAndre Jordan in trade talks

Over the last couple of years, the team has been limited in terms of salary cap flexibility and always went with veteran players over youth and athleticism. The team, a source said, is expected to be aggressive in attempting to buy a second-round pick. The 28-year-old center Jordan has two years and $46 million left on his deal with the final year being a player option. Read More »