• Spurs' statements are not very kind to Kawhi Leonard
Spurs' statements are not very kind to Kawhi Leonard

The ninth overall pick in the 2009 NBA Draft, DeRozan is one of 10 players in the league to average 20-or-more points in each of the last five seasons and has been named to three straight NBA All-Star teams. The Raptors will have this season to win Leonard over and get him to re-sign - just as Oklahoma City did with Paul George . On paper, the...

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  • Bryce Harper Rallies, Wins Home Run Derby In Finals Seconds
Bryce Harper Rallies, Wins Home Run Derby In Finals Seconds

Some have even called Harper going to the Yankees a "foregone conclusion". Players had four minutes to smack as many home runs as they could over the outfield walls in a knockout format, with bonus time earned for especially long blasts.

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  • Major League Baseball star Josh Hader apologizes for racist, homophobic tweets
Major League Baseball star Josh Hader apologizes for racist, homophobic tweets

Immediately following the All-Star game, the 24-year-old apologized for his past transgressions by admitting he was immature and the comments don't reflect his current "beliefs". "And, like I said, it doesn't reflect any of my beliefs going on". And this explanation especially wasn't a good one: "When you're a kid, you tweet what's on your mind...

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  • Fans determined the symbolic team for the 2018 world Cup
Fans determined the symbolic team for the 2018 world Cup

Center forward: Harry Kane (England): Despite fading at the end of the competition as fatigue evidently set in, Kane became only the second Englishman after Gary Lineker to win the World Cup Golden Boot, awarded to the top scorer at the tournament.

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  • Isner apologises for
Isner apologises for "screwing" Wimbledon schedule

For now, though, let's allow Anderson the relief and joy of having won the longest Wimbledon semifinal in history by a long shot: Friday's match easily broke the previous records for number of games (72) and duration (a measly five hours and 31 minutes ).

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  • Donald Trump backtracks on Helsinki remarks, says he 'misspoke'
Donald Trump backtracks on Helsinki remarks, says he 'misspoke'

Who do you believe? He was in Singapore last month to interview the president after his meeting with North Korea's Kim Jong-un, and he was in Helsinki on Monday to shield him from bipartisan attacks that he had disgraced the United States by refusing stand up to Putin.

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  • Red Sox Have Been In Contact With Orioles About Manny Machado
Red Sox Have Been In Contact With Orioles About Manny Machado

Sonny Gray was great, Greg Bird hit another home run, and now the Yanks will head to Cleveland to close out the first half with a four-game set with the Indians. The Kansas City Royals are not one of those teams, thankfully. Schmuck wrote a Red Sox scout was in attendance for the Orioles' game Tuesday against the New York Yankees , presuma...

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  • Liverpool table significant offer for Roma goalkeeper Alisson
Liverpool table significant offer for Roma goalkeeper Alisson

Sky Sports claim that Chelsea are "considering re-signing Petr Cech If they sell Thibaut Courtois to Real Madrid and they are also interested in Leicester City goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel". The Reds, yesterday, made a £62m bid for the Brazil global, who impressed at the World Cup in Russian Federation this summer. But Jurgen Klopp has...

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  • Conor McGregor Attends World Cup Final as Validmir Putin's Guest
Conor McGregor Attends World Cup Final as Validmir Putin's Guest

Conor McGregor might not hold a world title right now but he will go down in mixed martial arts history as the first man to hold a UFC title in two separate weight classes simultaneously. "Happy 30th birthday babe!" Nurmagomedov, who is Russian, was also at the game Sunday, and he said of his presence at the event, "Childhood dream come true".

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  • Manny Machado Trade 'Very Close'
Manny Machado Trade 'Very Close'

Obviously, there's a different situation going on with Manny. "You're smart. I think you know what's going on". "That had a lot to do with it". "A month ago he wouldn't have come out of the game", Showalter acknowledged. Machado, 26, is a four-time All-Star and will represent the American League in Tuesday's Midsummer Classic. I'd like to stay ...

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  • Kawhi Leonard rumors: Here's the latest on the Spurs forward's plan
Kawhi Leonard rumors: Here's the latest on the Spurs forward's plan

ESPN reported Tuesday the Spurs have engaged in trade talks with several teams, including the Celtics , Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers , Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers, Toronto Raptors , and Washington Wizards.

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  • Svi Mykhailiuk leads Lakers to Summer League Finals
Svi Mykhailiuk leads Lakers to Summer League Finals

With a tighter dribble, Hart has consistently sliced up opposing defenses, shooting 50.8 percent on two-pointers. Holland was also on fire from three, as he shot 4/7 from three-point range. But don't tell that to Cleveland Cavaliers rookie Collin Sexton , who seems to have zero awareness of what's the difference between the gravity of a Game 7 o...

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  • US Senator McCain Says Trump Summit with Putin 'tragic Mistake'
US Senator McCain Says Trump Summit with Putin 'tragic Mistake'

Trump reiterated that there was no collusion between his presidential campaign and Russian Federation, and in reference to hacking in the US presidential election, said: "My people came to me, they said they think it's Russian Federation".

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  • Hometown Hero Harper Wins Thrilling Home Run Derby
Hometown Hero Harper Wins Thrilling Home Run Derby

It's been a tough year for Harper, who's hitting only.214 for the disappointing Nationals . The Nationals outfielder defeated the Braves first baseman 13-12 with more than 20 seconds left in regular time . The player that hits more homers in the allotted time advances to the next round. The Home Run Derby will be broadcast at 8 p.m. ET (5 p...

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  • Groenewegen wins seventh Tour stage
Groenewegen wins seventh Tour stage

Controversially, both Gaviria and Greipel were later disqualified. Cycling - Tour de France - The 181-km Stage 8 from Dreux to Amiens Metropole - July 14, 2018 - LottoNL-Jumbo rider Dylan Groenewegen of the Netherlands celebrates his stage win.

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  • Dhoni booed at Lord's, Kohli springs to his defence..
Dhoni booed at Lord's, Kohli springs to his defence..

A year ago all their hopes and expectations came to nothing when they surprisingly crashed out in the Champions Trophy against Pakistan in the semi-final to waste a golden chance to break their global 50-over tournament duck. After winning in London , England really have one bother wherein Ben Stokes has looked woefully out of touch. Morgan ac...

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  • Arsenal in talks to sign Steven Nzonzi from Sevilla
Arsenal in talks to sign Steven Nzonzi from Sevilla

I want to work with him in a new way, and with an ambition for continuing with his quality [and] getting better in the team. "All the players are the same", Emery told the Arsenal website . His first came after seven minutes, whipping a shot into the top corner from outside the area, and he headed in a second at the back post just two minutes la...

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  • Daley Blind close to completing transfer to Ajax
Daley Blind close to completing transfer to Ajax

British media reported that Blind would move for an initial fee of 14.1 million pounds (US$18.66 million), which could rise to 18.5 million based on performance, a club record for Ajax . The Dutch side have already signed Southampton's Dusan Tadic this summer and landed in England for a pre-season training camp on Saturday. Blind was absent from...

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  • Conte Set To Bid Chelsea Farewell After Two Years
Conte Set To Bid Chelsea Farewell After Two Years

In the title winning season, the club set a then-record 30 wins in a 38-game Premier League season, as well as a club-record 13 consecutive league victories. It was clear that the Italian manager would not continue in his role after he fell out with a number of players and openly criticised the club's spending.

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  • Rio Ferdinand challenges Mourinho to unlock talisman Pogba for Man Utd
Rio Ferdinand challenges Mourinho to unlock talisman Pogba for Man Utd

Speaking during the BBC's coverage of the World Cup , Ferdinand said: "Pogba was vast, especially in the second half, with the pressure on his shoulders and the huge price tag above him, he has to come to the fore and he did". In the final itself, Pogba continued in that vein, scoring a fine goal on the hour mark to put the game beyond Croatia a...

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