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Packers' Guion arrested in Hawaii on intoxicated driving

He posted a $500 bail and was released. Packers defensive tackle Letroy Guion has found trouble behind the wheel of a auto again. "We will refrain from making any further comment as it is an ongoing legal matter". Guion was later charged with possession of a firearm and marijuana. He said Guion was on vacation in Hawaii and Wednesday was his birthday. That summer, The NFL suspended him without pay for the first three games of the regular season, saying he violated the league's policy on ... Read More »

Lakers, Pacers engaged in Paul George trade talks

The move doesn't come as a surprise, as it's been rumored for months that George would like to play either for a contender or his hometown Lakers. Sources shared with The Vertical that the National Basketball Association All-Star player recently told the IN front office that he meant to go back to the free agency IN 2018. Read More »

Top Real Madrid star has his 'heart set' on Man United move

The player is already 32 years old, so they know the offer shouldn't be very high and they will compensate offering a very high salary to the Portuguese player. Montoro said, however, that sports stars must be "exemplary" and "particularly scrupulous in the fulfilment of their tax obligations" because their actions "radiate over the whole society, for example on youth, children". Read More »

Jets linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin arrested on assault charge


Mauldin could face up to a year in jail , if convicted. Police say a man reported that Mauldin struck him in the eye and jaw after he accidentally splashed champagne on him at the Highline Ballroom on April 2. He was accompanied by his attorney, Alex Spiro, who has represented many professional athletes in high-profile cases, including JR Smith and Thabo Sefolosha . Read More »

Going viral: Young fan sobs after India loses Champions Trophy finals

I got to one final with Pakistan and eventually got a medal! "We're scheduled to have a World XI in Pakistan in September for three Twenty20 games". "So that's fantastic. But the credit goes to the players. We can not take anyone lightly but they were more intense and passionate on the day", Kohli said at the post-match presentation ceremony, as quoted by ESPNcricinfo . Read More »

Champions Trophy 2017 was a roaring success: Ian Bell

Following the complaint, 15 people, aged between 19 and 35, were booked under Section 120B (punishment for criminal conspiracy) and Section 124 A (sedition) of the IPC. "Honestly I wasn't expecting Pakistan to go beyond the group stage", he added, reflecting on the unpredictable nature of the national team, "but the young players have shown there's nothing impossible in this world". Read More »

Portugal win first game at Confed Cup thanks to Ronaldo's header

The Portuguese broke the deadlock in the eighth minute when Raphael Guerrero picked out Ronaldo with a superb cross and the forward headed home at the far post. The match turned when Porto midfielder Hector Herrera came on for the second half and Mexico's attacks started to flow. "I hope they are not as serious as we believe they are at the moment, I hope not". Read More »

Boris Becker declared bankrupt by British court


Derrett recalled seeing Becker play on Centre Court at Wimbledon but concluded there was not credible evidence he could repay the debt soon and so did not adjourn the case, as requested, for another 28 days. Mr Becker said he meant to make an application to have the order set aside. Briggs also said that the deal would be approved by a Spanish bank in about a month. Read More »

Chauncey Billups Could End Up In Cavaliers' Front Office

Besides this upcoming season all eyes are also on what will happen next summer if Cleveland fails to win another National Basketball Association title as superstar Lebron James is a free agent and according to The Ringer's Kevin O'Connor, James may be heading to the West Coast to team up with his friends in Los Angeles . Read More »

Mou accused of tax fraud

Ronaldo played a big role for Madrid again in 2016-17, as the club completed a La Liga and Champions League double. "I have not talked with him yet, but I will talk with him in the upcoming days". But the club's president Florentino Perez insisted yesterday that Ronaldo will be staying at Real Madrid and no offer has been received to tempt him away. Read More »

NSW Blues v QLD Maroons

It sealed another iconic moment for Thurston to rival his famous golden-point drop goal in the 2015 NRL grand final against Brisbane. As vision of Thurston struggling with his injury was shown, Johns continued: 'You've got JT here, whose shoulder is absolutely buggered. Read More »

Russian Federation vs Portugal: Confederations Cup Preview

They took the lead when Vidal rose above two defenders to power home a header in the 81st minute from a ideal assist by Alexis Sanchez , who had been ruled out of the starting lineup through injury but came on early in the second half. Vargas followed up the rebound only to see the linesman's flag shoot up. Portugal will be looking to register their first win of the tournament when they face hosts Russian Federation in the FIFA Confederations Cup on Wednesday. Read More »

Spanish Firefighters Battle Portugal's Deadliest Fire


Another serious fire continued to burn to the north of Pedrogao Grande, forcing the evacuation of several villages. The Civil Protection Agency said about 1,200 firefighters. Temperatures forecast to reach 43 degrees Celsius, gusting winds and bone-dry woodland were fuelling the blazes, Mr Vaz Pinto said. Emergency workers were forced to evacuate several settlements in central Portugal on Tuesday as a deadly wildfire that has already gutted swathes of forested landscape began to spread ... Read More »

Shkodran Mustafi can see Arsenal talisman Alexis Sanchez playing for Bayern Munich

The new kit, a darker shade of red than last season's offering, will go on sale on Monday 3 July, ahead of the club's first pre-season fixture against Sydney FC in Australia. Arsenal are expected to sign a number of new players this summer as they hope to finally mount a title challenge, get back into the Champions League and hopefully win a trophy other than the FA Cup. Read More »

For some rookies, NBA draft isn't the start of a pro career

Did he help his team win? "I will take it step by step and go back to France and try to win a championship". He is raw offensively, but his physical tools have him rocketing up draft boards. No one has any idea. Ford's recent mock draft, however, has Mavericks picking North Carolina State point guard Dennis Smith Jr . with the No. 9 pick. Read More »

76ers deal 2 picks for chance at Fultz

Will the Celtics keep Tatum or package him with other players and picks to get a veteran star, though? This doesn't necessarily mean their answer lies in the 60 players that will be selected on draft night. We watched the same Finals that everybody did. Using a combination of numbers from Sports Reference and - in conjunction with DraftExpress' most recent prospect rankings - we answer that question with what I'd like to call numberMock 2.0. Read More »

Warriors take Cavs best shot


Klay Thompson added 30 points and Stephen Curry 26 for a Warriors team now one win from its second title in three years. Durant provided just what they needed after last year's Finals loss - a bona fide go-to bucket-getter - and the Warriors have provided just what Durant needed - a team so full of offensive weapons that he could focus on the other facets of his game. Read More »

Mexico warned over discriminatory chants at Confed Cup

Portugal took the lead following an excellent run from Cristiano Ronaldo before he slipped an excellent pass to Ricardo Quaresma who faked out Guillermo Ochoa before slotting the ball into an open net. Against Mexico , Portugal had to wait to find out that the score would stay at 0-0 in the first half when Nani's shot was overruled for an offside call that went unflagged in an earlier phase of play. Read More »

Ronaldo heads Portugal to 1-0 win over Russian Federation at Confed Cup

Russia's best chance in the opening half came in the 41st minute, when forward Fyodor Smolov was found in the box with a cross from the right, but his first touch was poor and redirected the opportunity far wide of the right post. They started to shade the midfield battle after the break as Alexander Yerokhin was introduced in place of defender Roman Shishkin. The hosts finished the game with just three shots, and none of them were on target. Read More »

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton to feature against Highlanders

I know there was some discussion, but I thought the referee did a good job; I didn't have any issues with that. They pitched up in Christchurch with six players from the 2013 tour to Australia who were making their first starts in New Zealand: if it was not quite the A-team, they brought their A-game, led around the field by authoritative, pragmatic half-backs. Read More »

Lakers in talks with Pacers for Paul George


While Randle becomes a Restricted Free Agent next summer, Clarkson signed a four-year contract worth US$50 million (AU$67 million) last July. Despite George's enormous talent, a one-year rental of George means the Pacers won't get very much back. Read More »

Los Angeles Clippers Reportedly Interested in Acquiring Paul George

Once his contract elapses, the Lakers will have between $37 and 49 million in cap space. With that in mind let's take a look at what the Lakers possible starting five will look like this coming year if they accomplish their main goal this offseason of acquiring Paul George from the Indiana Pacers . Read More »