• 'We're not happy with our performance' - Jones wants more from England
'We're not happy with our performance' - Jones wants more from England

His kicking is solar-system class. "That series ticked an very bad lot of boxes", he said. "I haven't even thought about it, it's so long ago now", Jones said. England's players are already used to the "but" which inevitably follows every positive comment from Jones but they can head off on holiday with the satisfaction of a job well done whil...

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  • Wade makes emotional move to Chicago from Miami
Wade makes emotional move to Chicago from Miami

In this June 27, 2003, filephot, Dwyane Wade , left, former Marquette point guard and the fifth overall selection in the 2003 National Basketball Association draft, gets a little help holding up his jersey from his son Zaire, as Miami Heat coach Pat Riley, right, holds him during a news conference introducing Wade in Miami .

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  • The Warriors Used Virtual Reality to Woo Kevin Durant
The Warriors Used Virtual Reality to Woo Kevin Durant

As Durant made his decision at The Hamptons this past weekend, there were a ton of people in his ear, including his father, Wayne Pratt. OAKLAND, Calif. The 8-time NBA All-Star is now in Manila as the team manager of the Canadian national basketball team competing in the FIBA Manila Olympic Qualifying tournament against 5 other nations.

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  • DFS NASCAR: Quaker State 400 Track Breakdown
DFS NASCAR: Quaker State 400 Track Breakdown

Austin Dillon , driver of the No. 3 Dow Chevy, says the new pavement isn't the only adjustments for the drivers. "I was amazed at the comments from so many drivers who were supportive, most notably Tony Stewart". Carrying speed off of turn four is going to be tough, like Brad said. Tifft hopes to return to racing as soon as he is fully healed and r...

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  • Wimbledon semi-final latest: Raonic forces deciding set v Federer
Wimbledon semi-final latest: Raonic forces deciding set v Federer

Raonic avenged a Wimbledon semifinal loss to Federer in straight sets two years ago. In between, he lost the 2008 final to Rafael Nadal in what is widely-regarded as the finest men's championship match in history, a five-set epic which ended in semi-darkness.

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  • Faria confirmed as Mourinho assistant at United
Faria confirmed as Mourinho assistant at United

Mkhitaryan said he is "very proud" to sign for Manchester United, adding: "This move is a dream come true for me". The Armenian worldwide has been strongly linked with a move to Old Trafford this summer after he refused to sign a new contract with Dortmund and his agent Mino Raiola has been working hard to secure a deal with United in recent week...

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  • Mets' Harvey to have season-ending surgery for TOS
Mets' Harvey to have season-ending surgery for TOS

Hopefully for the Mets, the move is just giving Harvey a bit of an extended rest around the All-Star break next week. Harvey, 4-10 this season with a 4.60 ERA, officially was listed as having shoulder discomfort. Every pitcher's body reacts differently to injury, and there's no reliable way to predict whether Harvey will end up in the Carpenter-B...

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  • Mets' Matt Harvey Elects For Season-Ending Surgery
Mets' Matt Harvey Elects For Season-Ending Surgery

He has yet to opt for surgery. "He just didn't feel he had the command and feeling", Boras said. Boras told the Daily News that the diagnosis was "disappointing" but it was a relief to have an explanation for why Harvey wasn't himself. Follow the Daily News Sports on Facebook . While Boras said Harvey expressed disappointment at the outcome ...

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  • Broncos improved contract offer to Von Miller
Broncos improved contract offer to Von Miller

Miller is still mired in a contract stalemate with the Broncos. General manager John Elway spoke with Miller's agent Joby Branion, according to an National Football League source . The Broncos' proposal included $38.5 million fully guaranteed at signing, with an additional $1.3 million to be earned in workout bonuses. Miller, 27, has stated th...

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  • Bumgarner delivers as Giants finally beat A's
Bumgarner delivers as Giants finally beat A's

To make room for Green, who was not on the 40-man roster, the Giants optioned pitcher Chris Stratton to Triple-A and designated pitcher Jake Smith for assignment. "I want to be as good baseball player as I can be", Bumgarner said. Bumgarner boomed a double in his first at-bat and it touched off a six-run torching of A's left-hander Dillon Overton...

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  • Federer double-faults, Raonic takes early lead
Federer double-faults, Raonic takes early lead

Murray beat Raonic on grass in the Queen's Club final three weeks ago. Raonic will play either Britain's Andy Murray or Czech world number nine Tomas Berdych in Sunday's final. It was a very special day for Canadian tennis with Denis Shapovalov, a 17-year-old from Richmond Hill, Ont., beating top-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece 4-6, 7-6 (...

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  • It's a Tour record with all 198 riders starting Stage 7
It's a Tour record with all 198 riders starting Stage 7

The 24-year-old, who was born in New Zealand but grew up just outside Leicester and rides for French team Fortuneo-Vital Concept, recorded the best result of his career by crossing the line behind Mark Cavendish and Marcel Kittel in Montauban.

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  • Philadelphia 76ers Interested in Signing Jordan Clarkson
Philadelphia 76ers Interested in Signing Jordan Clarkson

But in two seasons with the Lakers, Clarkson rose from D-League standout with the L.A. D-Fenders to quality reserve in his rookie year, where he averaged a commendable 11.9 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 3.5 assists. Earlier in the night, the Lakers had reportedly agreed terms with Timofey Mozgov at center, so with Clarkson, the roster is now ex...

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  • Euro 2016: Portugal beat Wales to move onto the finals
Euro 2016: Portugal beat Wales to move onto the finals

I hope that this time we have something to smile about-or at least if there are tears they are tears of joy. "I have always said my dream was to win a trophy with Portugal". "I wished him good luck and as for the rest (of the conversation) I'd rather not say". Chris Coleman's side finished top of Group B - one point above England - before beati...

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  • National Football League defensive guru Buddy Ryan dies
National Football League defensive guru Buddy Ryan dies

Ryan was the defensive coordinator with the title-winning Chicago Bears in Super Bowl XX and served as the defensive line coach with the New York Jets when the franchise won Super Bowl III. It's a love all of those former Bears defensive players have for Ryan, which is what surely makes today a very hard one for those retired Monsters of the Mi...

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  • Serena Williams' Fastest Serve Quicker Than Novak Djokovic's at Wimbledon 2016
Serena Williams' Fastest Serve Quicker Than Novak Djokovic's at Wimbledon 2016

On Thursday, following another win to reach the Wimbledon final, Williams was asked about the equal pay movement within women's tennis and she didn't hold bad in her beliefs at all . World No1 Serena Williams has warned fellow Wimbledon finalist Angelique Kerber that she is desperate to claim her first grand slam title of the year when the d...

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  • Source says Rondo will sign with Chicago
Source says Rondo will sign with Chicago

Here is hoping that year one of Rondo is the only year of Rondo Bulls fans ever have to experience. After the Chicago Bulls last game of the season last year GarPax held a press conference in which they proclaimed that they deserve to be held "accountable" for missing the playoffs last year and the success/failure of the team going forward.

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  • Belgium's 'golden generation' finally lives up to billing
Belgium's 'golden generation' finally lives up to billing

Belgium's "Golden Generation" will not need to be reminded of their experience at the 2014 World Cup, when they beat the United States in the Round of 16 but were disappointing in their quarter-final defeat against Argentina. Belgium dominated the opening stages of the game and took the lead after 10 minutes when Kevin De Bruyne swung an inviti...

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  • Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray through to semifinals
Wimbledon 2016: Andy Murray through to semifinals

Murray looked to his left, a wide smile forming. Both players insisted ahead of this match that any bad blood was in the past. To which he responded, still grinning: "I'm not". The victor of that match will meet either Roger Federer or in-form Canadian Milos Raonic for the trophy. But the Scot amped up his aggression when he began working wit...

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  • Nationals P Stephen Strasburg placed on disabled list
Nationals P Stephen Strasburg placed on disabled list

When Gonzalez is struggling, his starts tend to follow a typical script: trouble with command - he registered a walk and two hit batsmen - and bouts with pitch inefficiency. Nelson, who thought he still had a no-hitter intact, was lifted for a pinch-hitter in the fifth. Jonathan Villar recorded three hits and stole his 26th base of the season while...

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