• LA Clippers waive F Branden Dawson 4 months after arrest
LA Clippers waive F Branden Dawson 4 months after arrest

Dawson, who the Clippers selected No. 56 overall in the 2015 NBA Draft, played in just six games with the team a year ago. He has averages of 8.9 points and 4.7 rebounds over his 11-year career. The Clippers will use him in a back-up role, likely playing alongside recently-signed forward Marreese Speights . The Clippers went 53-29 last season,...

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  • USADA wants blanket ban on Russian athletes in Rio
USADA wants blanket ban on Russian athletes in Rio

In a blog posted on the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport website, Paul Melia, president of the body that oversees anti-doping efforts in Canada, said Olympic officials must be prepared to issue a blanket ban of Russian Federation if the McLaren report confirms allegations that the country's government covered up doping failures.

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  • Rosenthal: Yankees to trade Chapman & Beltran if team decides to sell
Rosenthal: Yankees to trade Chapman & Beltran if team decides to sell

Two weeks away from the July 31 MLB Trade Deadline, one of the biggest questions is whether or not the Yankees will stand pat, upgrade, or trade away some assets for prospects. Then again, the American League is relatively wide open. There have also been injuries to first baseman Mark Texeira and third baseman Alex Rodriguez that put them out f...

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  • Gibson more aggressive, but Twins fall 6-1 to Indians
Gibson more aggressive, but Twins fall 6-1 to Indians

Running out a grounder, Gomes stepped awkwardly on first base as he tried to avoid the swipe tag of first baseman Kennys Vargas , who was pulled off the bag on the throw from third baseman Eduardo Nunez. But Sano also dropped an easy popup off the bat of Francisco Lindor in foul territory in the seventh inning for an error, then was charged with a...

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  • NBA Hall of Famer Nate Thurmond dies
NBA Hall of Famer Nate Thurmond dies

Thurmond is also the franchise's all-time leader in minutes played. Thurmond played with the Chicago Bulls from 1974 to 1975 when he was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers , ending his career with that team in 1977. Thurmond finished his career with 14,437 points and 14,464 rebounds. "Thurmond played 11 seasons for the Warriors, becoming almost...

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  • Von Miller Signs $114M Deal With Denver Broncos
Von Miller Signs $114M Deal With Denver Broncos

Miller had 35 tackles and 11 sacks in 16 games last season. The team confirmed it did not reach a deal with Cousins before Friday's 4 p.m. ET deadline for franchise players to sign new contracts. The idea is that Eagles Fletcher Cox and Andrew Luck received and chunk in guaranteed money, so by Miller felt by his sack totals and a Super Bowl ri...

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  • Michael Jackson dressed a clown to party with hookers
Michael Jackson dressed a clown to party with hookers

Alongside claims that Michael Jackson dressed as a clown and used a fake accent as he romped with call girls and strippers, an entire chapter in "This Is It" documents the singer's sick obsession with young girls. "Michael fell in love with Harriet when she was roughly five years old.Then, by age 12, he grew to become fixated on her". He cont...

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  • Andy Murray celebrates his Wimbledon triumph back on Centre Court
Andy Murray celebrates his Wimbledon triumph back on Centre Court

Maybe Lendl understands the pressure as he is one of only two men who have lost more grand slam finals than Murray. "Leon was flying this morning and I'll chat to him this afternoon to make a final decision". 7-6 (7-2) to repeat his triumph of 2013 and claim a third Grand Slam title. The 29-year-old, who became a Wimbledon champion for the se...

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  • Klopp: Team Spirit Worth More Than Big Names
Klopp: Team Spirit Worth More Than Big Names

We will not give on loan our very young players, absolutely no chance", he explained. "We knew a lot about him as a player and we knew a little bit about him as a human being, good news". Lovren said: 'You don't need to talk about that [what it means to play for Liverpool], they know which club they came to and they know what people expect from t...

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  • Tour de France crosses into Switzerland in Stage 16
Tour de France crosses into Switzerland in Stage 16

Now he has a win in cycling's biggest event. Aside from his crash in the Mont Ventoux due to a motorbike incident last week, Froome has been enjoying a quiet and effective fortnight. Fifth-place victor Marcel Kittel said he was affected by a Cavendish's mistake that made him break to avoid a collision. Majka nearly lost all hope of victory when h...

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  • Ebner, Potter highlight US rugby's rosters for Rio Olympics
Ebner, Potter highlight US rugby's rosters for Rio Olympics

Ebner was part of the New England Patriots' Super Bowl-winning team in 2015. He did enough on special teams to intrigue the Patriots, who selected him in the sixth round of the 2012 NFL Draft. Rugby Sevens will be played at the Olympics for the first time. Nate Ebner officially is an Olympian. Your teams on the go or at home. The rugby compet...

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  • Orioles' Tillman wins 13th in 2-1 decision over Rays
Orioles' Tillman wins 13th in 2-1 decision over Rays

Only Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox has more wins (14) among major league pitchers. Special Offer You have used all your free page views for the month however if you wish to create a FREE limited access account you will be able to view an additional 4 pages per month.

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  • Doping Report Release To Affect Russia's Olympic Chances
Doping Report Release To Affect Russia's Olympic Chances

The Olympics are 18 days away, and the IOC and worldwide sports federations will have to decide the fate of Russia's Olympic team. Anti-doping leaders and groups of athletes are calling for a full Russian ban from the upcoming Olympics in Rio de Janeiro if McLaren's report substantiates and expands on preliminary findings that already have been r...

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  • I'm a bigger champion than Cavendish - Kittel
I'm a bigger champion than Cavendish - Kittel

Cavendish meanwhile was roaring ahead and crossed the line with a clear bike length over second placed Aexander Kristoff with Peter Sagen in third, It was the Manx missiles' fourth stage win to reinforce a devasting return a spot as the world's best sprinter.

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  • Hosmer gives All-Star Game MVP pickup truck to his dad
Hosmer gives All-Star Game MVP pickup truck to his dad

The annual exhibition contest between the American League and the National League drew just a 2.0 rating in the advertiser-coveted adults 18-49 demographic. Other notable events unfolded during the game, even though the American League built a lead it wouldn't relinquish by the third frame. The home team has gone 8-5 in Game 1 of the World Series...

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  • Henrik Stenson wins 2016 Open Championship
Henrik Stenson wins 2016 Open Championship

His final day heroics put him on 20-under for the tournament, three clear of Mickelson, the American who managed a more-than-respectable 65 today. "Phil Mickelson played one of the best rounds I have ever seen played in the Open and Henrik Stenson just played better - he played one of the greatest rounds I have ever seen".

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  • Longoria homers twice, leads Odorizzi, Rays past Orioles 5-2
Longoria homers twice, leads Odorizzi, Rays past Orioles 5-2

The southpaw has registered a 4-6 mark with a 4.13 ERA over 11 career starts versus the Orioles . "You really kick yourself for that one". "I left a cookie out there". JJ followed with a ground ball to Longoria that he had to take a step back to field, but he inexplicably threw the ball to second with runners on first and second with two outs and ...

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  • Tigers lose 10th straight game against Indians, 5-3
Tigers lose 10th straight game against Indians, 5-3

He leads the Indians with 21 home runs allowed, 11 more than Carlos Carrasco, who ranks second. Back with his original team, the speedy switch-hitter received a warm welcome from the crowd of 29,477 at Citi Field but went 0-for-4 with a strikeout in his first big league appearance this season.

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  • Canada's Brooke Henderson leads Portland Classic going into the final round
Canada's Brooke Henderson leads Portland Classic going into the final round

The final margin was misleading as Henderson was hardly as dominant as she was in 2015, when as a 17-year-old with no LPGA status, she won by eight shots for her first tour win. Austin Ernst, Pernilla Lindberg and Angela Stanford were five shots back at 6-under. "I think it was really big, especially going into 18 with a bigger lead", Henderson...

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  • Raisman beats odds to make team
Raisman beats odds to make team

You already know 20-year-old Gabby Douglas from when she was on the 2012 Olympics' Fierce Five gymnastics team, during which she became the first black gymnast to win an individual Olympic gold medal and the first American athlete to win team and all-around medals.

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