• Book it: Devin Booker's top five performances so far
Book it: Devin Booker's top five performances so far

Devin made a decision to change that. BUCKS 100 bt HAWKS 97 - Greek star Giannis Antetokounmpo picked up his second straight double-double with 34 points and 13 rebounds as Milwaukee held on to beat Atlanta. Isaiah Thomas pointed out that the Suns were blatantly chasing Booker's points . "Felt comfortable, at my home gym draining". This miles...

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  • Daniel Ricciardo: Red Bull's F1 changes didn't work in FP2
Daniel Ricciardo: Red Bull's F1 changes didn't work in FP2

Ricciardo said that things didn't come together in the second session but if confident that the team will show its true potential on Saturday. Ricciardo apologised to his Red Bull Racing team, but said he "crashed for the right reason". "The auto is better balanced now but it is clear to see we still have to gain a bit". As the result of more dow...

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  • Knicks' Joakim Noah suspended 20 games for drug violation
Knicks' Joakim Noah suspended 20 games for drug violation

The players' union believes the 6-foot-11 player made an unintentional mistake. The suspension will encompass the last 10 games of this season and the first 10 games of next season. He had also been nagged by a hamstring injury earlier this season. Noah, 32, holds US, French and Swedish citizenship and first made his mark as a collegiate star a...

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  • OR rallies past Rhode Island, meets MI in Sweet 16
OR rallies past Rhode Island, meets MI in Sweet 16

The last time Kansas made it this far a year after losing in the regional finals, it broke through for a national championship in 2008. "So I think once we step on the court, we're all just ball players". Trier finished with 19 points. One month later, they met for a fourth time , in the NCAA final. As a team, Kansas shot to a 66.9% effectiv...

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  • What time is Gonzaga vs. Xavier?
What time is Gonzaga vs. Xavier?

The Zags took down Florida, Iowa State, and Arizona, all with solid offensive showings. They were a preseason wonder kid, sitting at No. 7 in the preseason polls. The Zags on the other hand have been flying high all season with the only blip on their season being the home loss to BYU on the last day of the regular season.

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  • Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes on 'ominous' form as F1 season begins
Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes on 'ominous' form as F1 season begins

Mercedes' driver Lewis Hamilton on Saturday secured the 62nd pole position of his Formula One career in the qualifying session for the season's first Grand Prix, the Australian GP here on Sunday. And while it's still Mercedes on pole, Vettel and Raikkonen showed that Ferrari should be more competitive this season. But Hamilton is relishing th...

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  • IN hires deeply qualified Archie Miller as next men's basketball coach
IN hires deeply qualified Archie Miller as next men's basketball coach

Miller has proven to be a keen talent evaluator in his short time as a college head coach. "IU is one of the greatest basketball programs and academic institutions in the country and I can not wait to get started", Miller said in a statement from the University.

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  • Three No. 1 seeds, endless optimism among Sweet 16 teams
Three No. 1 seeds, endless optimism among Sweet 16 teams

With the other three regions all looking stronger, it's logical to think whoever survives the next two rounds would be far better prepared. The first night of the Sweet 16 pretty sufficiently summed up this entire tournament. No. 1 SC vs. Below Kansas in the Midwest, the Oregon Ducks will try to cool off a white-hot Michigan Wolverines team...

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  • Washington, Hopkins lose No. 1 Class of 2017 prospect
Washington, Hopkins lose No. 1 Class of 2017 prospect

That's because his father, former University of Washington men's basketball assistant coach Michael Porter Sr., moved his family to the Pacific Northwest for his job. "It's an awesome award", Porter, a senior at Nathan Hale High School in Seattle, said following the ceremony at his home. Dickerson averaged 12.5 points and 8.2 rebounds per game last...

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  • United target Griezmann could leave Atletico - Simeone
United target Griezmann could leave Atletico - Simeone

Manchester United have been strongly linked with a move for the France worldwide, who has scored 21 times in 39 appearances for his Spanish club this season. Meanwhile, International Champions Cup games in Singapore this summer will see Premier League leaders Chelsea play German champions Bayern Munich on 25 July and Serie A side Inter Milan...

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  • Top Ten Memorable Sweet Sixteen Games in Kentucky Basketball History
Top Ten Memorable Sweet Sixteen Games in Kentucky Basketball History

The Sweet 16 round of the 2017 NCAA Tournament resumes this week with only one battle between top 10 teams - No.5 Kentucky vs. For all the pregame hype that UCLA's Lonzo Ball received heading into the first matchup, it was the Bruins' T.J.

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  • Blues beat Avalanche with third-period goals
Blues beat Avalanche with third-period goals

With 10 games remaining in the regular season and a favorable schedule, the St. Louis Blues are in an enviable position among the teams chasing the final playoff berths in the Western Conference. For Avalanche fans, it was a familiar sight seeing a Mike Yeo-coached team knee one of their young up-and-coming players and the anger in the building w...

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  • Team USA Wins World Baseball Classic, Pitcher Marcus Stroman Named MVP
Team USA Wins World Baseball Classic, Pitcher Marcus Stroman Named MVP

He is able to rile us up in the flawless ways. The hard-throwing right-handed ascended to elite status among America's most decorated athletes, posting a 2.35 ERA with a 0.91 WHIP in 14.1 innings over the duration of the tournament. By all accounts it was a great experience for fans, and I'm racking my brain to think how Major League Baseball could...

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  • Bulls' Robin Lopez, Raptors' Serge Ibaka ejected after trading punches
Bulls' Robin Lopez, Raptors' Serge Ibaka ejected after trading punches

Lopez is Chicago's only one player averaging more than two offensive rebounds per game (3.2 offensive rebounds per game). A layup by Fred VanVleet reduced the lead to two points. "If something like that doesn't get you going, and your competitive spirit going, I don't know what will", he said. "I pulled guys together right after that, (after) Ser...

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  • Steelers salary cap: Yearly contract numbers for DL Tyson Alualu
Steelers salary cap: Yearly contract numbers for DL Tyson Alualu

Alualu is a former first-round draft pick that never realized his full potential with the Jaguars. Tyson Alualu spent seven years in Jacksonville trying to help revive a struggling franchise while simultaneously trying to live up to his draft pedigree.

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  • Day leaves WGC-Dell Match Play to be with ailing mother
Day leaves WGC-Dell Match Play to be with ailing mother

They have cautiously been given more hope. Day, who has battled an assortment of injuries in recent years, had said he was in good health at the start of the week so his early concession to Pat Perez was a bit mysterious. "It has been a very hard time for me to even think about playing golf". "Family is first and it's just ... it's just a hard ti...

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  • Just Like You, Roger Goodell Hates Commercial Breaks After Kickoffs
Just Like You, Roger Goodell Hates Commercial Breaks After Kickoffs

Chief among them is the feeling that games have too many interruptions, some of that because of the amount of commercials, the time in between scores and the next drive, and the length of replay reviews. The NFL's replay review system has come under criticism in recent years, with various rules - most notably consideration to what defines a rec...

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  • New commercial pokes fun at Joel Embiid's injury problems
New commercial pokes fun at Joel Embiid's injury problems

Embiid made his National Basketball Association debut earlier this season, more than two years after the 76ers drafted him in 2014. Embiid, 23, was ruled out for the season March 1 with a meniscus tear the 76ers publicly deemed 'minor.' He last played a game on January 27, after which ongoing swelling and soreness led to his eventual shutdown.

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  • 'Iron Fist' Creator: There's Too Much 'Righteous Indignation' Over 'Oriental' Issue
'Iron Fist' Creator: There's Too Much 'Righteous Indignation' Over 'Oriental' Issue

Jen Bartel kicked things off over the weekend with her tribute to Anka's design, and from there things got really exciting as artists including Ron Chan, Meredith McClaren, and even Anka himself shared their own new interpretations of an Asian-American Iron Fist .

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  • Carolina Panthers receive bad news about star quarterback Cam Newton
Carolina Panthers receive bad news about star quarterback Cam Newton

Newton is expected to miss organized team activities (OTAs) earlier in the summer, but is expected to be ready for training camp in late July. Initially the Panthers' medical staff thought Newton would be able to rehab without surgery. The only other time Newton has required offseason surgery came in 2014 when he had his ankle repaired, also the...

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