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UNC's Justin Jackson Drafted by Sacramento

UNC's Justin Jackson Drafted by Sacramento The first two picks of the NBA Draft are largely agreed upon by most mock drafts. Fox boosted his stock when he outplayed UCLA's Lonzo Ball in the Sweet Sixteen, scoring 39 points in a Wildcats win. "I know I wasn't ready past year and I went back and put in a ton of work". The Kings traded their 10th overall pick to the Trailblazers for the No. [Full Article...]

Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires

Portuguese radio says 25 people killed in forest fires Portugal's prime minister said the death toll could rise as firefighters inspected charred remains of some buildings in remote villages. On Monday, crews were still struggling to tame the deadly blaze in central Portugal , even as more than 2,000 firefighters battled separate fires around the country amid strong winds and scorching temperatures. [Full Article...]

Spurs select G Derrick White with No. 29 pick in draft

He had surgery in June of 2013 and stayed mostly healthy to begin his career in 2013-14 as a redshirt freshman before yet another leg injury sidelined him after the Tigers' NIT opener. They also hold the No. 59 pick in the second round of the draft as well. "That stuff doesn't come from teams so it doesn't matter". "This was a particularly talented draft, so there is always all kind of discuss... [Full Article...]

English FA ends sponsorship deals with betting companies

English FA ends sponsorship deals with betting companies According to a report from The Guardian , the FA has come to the decision to end all sponsorship deals with betting companies following an exhaustive three-month review. FA officials have announced that commercial deals with all betting companies have been ceased as of this month, however the FA have confirmed that they will continue to cooperate with bookmakers on regulatory and criminal betti... [Full Article...]

Toronto Maple Leafs release 2017-18 schedule

Toronto Maple Leafs release 2017-18 schedule Auston Matthews of the Toronto Maple Leafs was named the victor of the 2017 Calder Trophy, given to the NHL's top rookie. Matthews beat out Winnipeg Jets winger Patrik Laine and Columbus Blue Jackets defenceman Zach Werenski for the honour. [Full Article...]

Mexico come from behind to beat New Zealand 2-1

New Zealand worldwide winger Marco Rojas has told Four Four Two that fans should lay off striker Chris Wood following his display against Mexico . John Sutcliffe reports from Sochi on the keys to Mexico's victory in a game full of squad changes against New Zealand . Defender Georgy Dzhikiya headed narrowly over the bar from the game's final corner in added time . [Full Article...]

Confederations Cup: Germany braced for Socceroos counterattacks in Sochi opener

Confederations Cup: Germany braced for Socceroos counterattacks in Sochi opener The goal was eventually awarded, following consultation with the Video Assistant Referees , as Germany had appealed for both handball and offside. Germany has three points in the bag to start Confederations Cup , but they were seriously made to work for it. [Full Article...]

LA Clippers should consider trading Blake Griffin for Kristaps Porzingis

LA Clippers should consider trading Blake Griffin for Kristaps Porzingis As The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Tuesday, the New York Knicks were weighing the possibility of trading their seven-foot franchise cornerstone, which prompted a flurry of activity from around the league. Jackson did not speak disparagingly of Porzingis, and at one point described him as a " unicorn ", the term others have also used in deference to Porzingis's unusual package of... [Full Article...]

F1 will enjoy a triple-header in 2018!

F1 will enjoy a triple-header in 2018! Lewis Hamilton's win in Canada last time out means the Briton goes into the Azerbaijan Grand Prix this weekend capable of overhauling Sebastian Vettel. The then-Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone said past year that the promoter was trying to strike a "long-term" deal with Singapore, and played down comments that the Lion City was looking to drop the race. [Full Article...]

India Drops Sedition Charges Against Pakistan Cricket Fans

India Drops Sedition Charges Against Pakistan Cricket Fans State police in central India have dropped sedition charges against 15 Muslim men who were arrested for celebrating Pakistan cricket team's victory over India in the Champions Trophy final. Sania Mirza congratulates Pakistan for its victory over India in the cricket match, gets trolled by the followers in return. In a separate incident, a set of Indian and Pakistani fans were seen mingling wit... [Full Article...]

Oilers trade F Jordan Eberle to Islanders for C Ryan Strome

Though Eberle has trended downward since a 34-goal, 76-point sophomore campaign and had a goal-less playoff, he's still scored at least 20 goals in each of the last five full seasons - almost doubling Strome's output in the last. Beginning July 1, Snow can begin negotiations on a long-term contract extension with Tavares, hoping to prevent one of the best players in franchise history from departin... [Full Article...]

Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race

Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race BAR were awarded the race win as a result of the incident. Team New Zealand damaged its wing sail prior to the day's first race and went back to shore to swap it out. "These boats are incredibly hard to sail and these things can happen.Thank God, most importantly, everyone's fine on the boat". "Even if he didn't fall off, I still felt we were going to take that gate off him", Burling said af... [Full Article...]

JK: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch sector

JK: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch sector They said the patrol party was ambushed in which two army men identified as Naik Sandeep Yadav and Sepoy Savan Mani were killed and another identified as Sepoy Radi, wounded critically. The sources said that the Pakistani troops once again violated the November 2003 ceasefire agreement by resorting to "unprovoked firing and shelling" Poonch's Chakan Da Bagh sector. [Full Article...]

Oscar gets eight-game ban over China brawl

Oscar gets eight-game ban over China brawl The midfielder made headlines at the weekend when he was caught up in a mass brawl during Shanghai SIPG's 1-1 draw with Guangzhou R&F. Oscar became agitated and appeared to deliberately lash the ball at two opposition players before being pushed to the ground. [Full Article...]

Fleury leads Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft choices

Vegas Golden Knights' Chris Thorburn poses for photographers Wednesday, June 21, 2017 , in Las Vegas . The Golden Knights got a Las Vegas resident who can help promote the franchise in its first season. The Washington Post's mock draft selection from the Sabres was 23-year-old goaltender Linus Ullmark, who is considered by many to have a bright future in the National Hockey League . [Full Article...]

Reasons Why India's Tour Of West Indies 2017 Is Of Great Importance

But none had heard from Kohli . When this happened, Kohli and team were on a flight from London to Trinidad. India dominated the Test series they played in the Caribbean previous year and the conditions will be familiar to a number of the squad members. [Full Article...]

Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator

Red Sox announcer Remy says Tanaka shouldn't get translator NEW YORK (AP) - Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy says pitchers such as Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka shouldn't be allowed translators on the mound and should instead "learn baseball language". "That was really weird, it was scary, " Sabathia said. NY was hitless in 15 at-bats with runners in scoring position dating to Sunday before Sanchez's hit. [Full Article...]

NBA Draft 2017: What to Expect in the First Round

NBA Draft 2017: What to Expect in the First Round Though he's a skilled two-way player, he lacks the physicality in his game to be a force at the next level. Rounding all of this out is the first round of Top 10 picks. Also driving interest in tonight's draft is the promotion (by his father, LaVarr Ball ) of Lonzo Ball , a 6-foot-6 Southern California point guard who just completed one impressive year for the UCLA Bruins. [Full Article...]

Brooks Koepka wins US Open to secure first-ever major championship

Brooks Koepka wins US Open to secure first-ever major championship What do you do when you've been in a serious auto accident as a child and your doctor advises you to avoid all contact sports? Right now, there may not be any sport in America where you can be as good as Koepka - nearly everyone in golf thinks that the ex-Florida State star, ranked No. [Full Article...]

Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft

Fleury among players exposed for Vegas NHL expansion draft Some players left unprotected, such as Ottawa forward Bobby Ryan, carry hefty contracts, which Vegas might shy away from so not to restrict the teams payroll structure under the salary cap. Goalies Philipp Grubauer of Washington or Antti Raanta of the Rangers seem to be prime candidates for such dealings. Sometime late Wednesday, McPhee and the rest of the Knights' front office will be able to ... [Full Article...]


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