• Jonathon Simmons signs three-year deal with Orlando
Jonathon Simmons signs three-year deal with Orlando

As an undrafted free agent out of the University of Houston, Simmons paid for a tryout with the Spurs and made the D-League team before being called up to the main roster less than a year later. Aside from his scoring, Simmons is also known for his defense, ranking eighth among shooting guards in Defensive Real Plus-Minus during the 2016-17 s...

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  • Ezekiel Elliott could be suspended, which is great for the Eagles
Ezekiel Elliott could be suspended, which is great for the Eagles

In July 2016, Zeke Elliott was questioned by Columbus, Ohio, police officers after a former girlfriend asserted an incident in which Zeke forcibly pulled her out of a vehicle. The district lawyer chose not to pursue the charges against the running back due to the conflicting stories. "I do. I would rather them not drag it on as long".

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  • Everton forward Rooney expects emotional clash with Man Utd
Everton forward Rooney expects emotional clash with Man Utd

Rooney will partner new signing Klaassen in attack with Dutch goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg starting in goal for the English Premier League side's first preseason fixture. With the game having been slated for July 12 at the Taifa Stadium, team Everton landed in Tanzania and photos their interactions and activities have been making rounds on s...

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  • Tour de France - stage 12: Bardet victor, Aru yellow
Tour de France - stage 12: Bardet victor, Aru yellow

Froome tried to respond but didn't have the legs to follow - yet Bardet did. "I can only say congratulations to Romian Bardet for winning the stage and to Fabio Aru for taking the yellow jersey". Quintana and Contador both conceded more than two minutes. With his Team Sky team-mates peeling off the front, Froome appeared certain to attack i...

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  • Meg Lanning pleased with Australia performance against India
Meg Lanning pleased with Australia performance against India

The Indians have done well in the tournament, and this dominant performance is bound to take some wind off their wings as they head to the New Zealand clash. The slow bowlers have accounted for 28 of the 39 wickets that the Indians have claimed in the six matches. So far, Mithali has scored 6028 runs with the help of five centuries and 49 half-cent...

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  • Cubs make first big move, set trade price for starting pitcher
Cubs make first big move, set trade price for starting pitcher

Quintana is off to a rough start this season and carries a 4-8 record and 4.49 ERA, but he has been very good since the start of June: 2.70 ERA, 1.20 ERA in seven starts. The list of players who have been LESS valuable than Jose Quintana over the last four years includes Madison Bumgarner, Zack Greinke, Johnny Cueto, Stephen Strasburg, Chris Arch...

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  • How Mourinho snubbed Lacazette for Lukaku
How Mourinho snubbed Lacazette for Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku has only been a Manchester United player for a matter of hours but he is already targeting trophies with his new club. Previous year you guys won three trophies. Once again and very sadly, the biggest victor appears to be Lukaku's agent, who continues to drain huge amounts of money from the game for setting up these big deals with ...

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  • Venus sails into semis and climbs into top 10
Venus sails into semis and climbs into top 10

Johanna Konta gave Great Britain a first women's singles semi-finalist at Wimbledon since the 1970s on a damp Tuesday. 1 Venus Williams expressed that she would want to see more women players play on Centre Court or Court No. Kim Clijsters won her doubles match with Rennae Stubbs, while former men's champion Richard Krajicek was celebratin...

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  • Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta Focused On Quarter-Final Battle
Wimbledon 2017: Johanna Konta Focused On Quarter-Final Battle

She added: "I think what Venus and her sister have given our sport is absolutely tremendous". "It's great that she's doing well. This is really awesome". In a nod to that episode, Konta described the crowd as incredible, adding: "I think they were a little over-enthusiastic in parts, but I definitely can not complain with the amount of support an...

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  • Carmelo Is 'Pretty Confident' He'll Be Traded To Houston
Carmelo Is 'Pretty Confident' He'll Be Traded To Houston

So long as NY can receive young talent or assets with trade value in return, the Knicks are likely to pull the trigger. NY and Houston have been trying to work out a deal this summer, and the parties involved reportedly believe a deal will eventually get done.

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  • Increase in organ donations
Increase in organ donations

However, across the country three people a day still die because they don't have the transplant they need. In January 2016, NHS Blood and Transplant revealed more than 500 bereaved families blocked the transplant of organs despite knowing their relative is a registered donor.

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  • Target of Knicks' GM hunt backs away
Target of Knicks' GM hunt backs away

Spears of the Undefeated reported that Griffin and the Knicks can not come to an agreement on his right role with the franchise. The current Knicks' front office is tenured, and according to Wojnarowski and Shelburne, " New York has been hesitant to make sweeping changes to the group".

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  • Sonia, Omar, Rahul condemn attack on Amarnath pilgrims
Sonia, Omar, Rahul condemn attack on Amarnath pilgrims

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah also condemned the attack and said these terrorists were the enemies of Kashmir and Kashmiriyat . Meanwhile the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has expressed deep shock and anguish over the killing of Shri Amarnath Yatries in a militant attack in Anantnag this evening.

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  • Frazier HR leads Yankees to walk-off win against Brewers
Frazier HR leads Yankees to walk-off win against Brewers

He has instantly inspired a vintage home run call, with John Sterling, giving a Howard Cosell inflection, saying, "Downtown Goes Frazier". Frazier turned on a 1-0, 97 miles per hour fastball from Knebel (0-2) for his first game-ending hit and second career homer.

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  • U.S. relying on inexperienced players in Gold Cup
U.S. relying on inexperienced players in Gold Cup

Dwyer joined teammate Paul Arriola in scoring goals in his first two global matches, a feat accomplished by nine US players since 1916. U.S. are unbeaten in their last six home games with four wins, while Panama have won just once in their last eight travels, suffering five defeats.

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  • United States to fire RETALIATION missile against North Korea within DAYS
United States to fire RETALIATION missile against North Korea within DAYS

THAAD is a ground-based missile defense system created to shoot down short-, medium- and intermediate-range ballistic missiles. Is the growing threat from North Korea enough to sway congress to continue the deployment in South Korea? The drill simulated the two U.S.

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  • Sixers' top rookie Fultz goes down with ankle sprain
Sixers' top rookie Fultz goes down with ankle sprain

Markelle Fultz looked really good during his Summer League debut for the 76ers, driving to the lane on the first possession and scoring a basket against the Boston Celtics. He required stitches and did not return to the game. Even so, injuries have limited Embiid to 31 games over his first three seasons while Simmons is yet to take the floor.

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  • COP condemns UNESCO vote on Hebron
COP condemns UNESCO vote on Hebron

By listing sites on its World Heritage in Danger list, UNESCO seeks to mobilise the global community to protect them. UNESCO passed an anti-Israel resolution by voting to have the Tomb of the Patriarchs, in the Old City of Hebron in the West Bank, to be inscribed as a Palestinian World Heritage Site in Danger.

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  • McIlroy misses cut at Irish Open
McIlroy misses cut at Irish Open

It was perhaps always meant to the big Basque's day from the moment he hacked sideways out of the rough on the par five fourth and holed out from 150 yards for the unlikeliest of eagles. On a day of good scoring over the links at Portstewart Golf Club, the 11th-ranked Rahm moved to 17 under par overall after making four consecutive birdies from...

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  • Troy Williams, Thomas Bryant shine in Vegas Summer League openers
Troy Williams, Thomas Bryant shine in Vegas Summer League openers

Donovan Mitchell continuing his great form led the team with 19 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists, and 4 steals. He scored seven points and 3 of 10 shooting. He became one of the most versatile big men to ever wear an Arkansas uniform and stands alone with Razorback legend Oliver Miller as the only players to reach 1,000 points, 600 rebounds and 200 bl...

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