• Moore handcuffs Red Sox as Rays roll to 4-0 win
Moore handcuffs Red Sox as Rays roll to 4-0 win

Rodriguez was absolutely pummeled by the Rays last night; he surrendered 11 hits in just 2+ innings, giving up nine runs. Unless the Red Sox snap out of this funk, and this reversal of fortune must start on the mound, there's no telling whether Farrell will still be filling out the lineup card when the New England Patriots open training camp ...

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  • Portugal prove they can flourish without Ronaldo on the pitch
Portugal prove they can flourish without Ronaldo on the pitch

This is something I have sought for a long time, ever since 2004", he said. At 18 years and 328 days he became the youngest player to play in the final and its youngest victor after Portugal won 1-0 after extra-time against France . "Him being there in the dressing room and on the bench was very important, the way he motivated the players", Sa...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo Insists He Never Doubted Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo Insists He Never Doubted Portugal

And Giggs, who played alongside Ronaldo for six years before he left to join Real Madrid, has opened up about the first time he saw the Portugal star play, saying the sight of him tearing O'Shea apart had him chuckling away on the substitutes bench! And Lloris was the latest to raise questions about the manner of Portugal's wins.

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  • MMA's Ultimate Fighting Championship Sold for $4 Billion
MMA's Ultimate Fighting Championship Sold for $4 Billion

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has been sold to WME-IMG for $4 billion. The Fertittas, who ran the company through their business Zuffa, owned about 80 percent of UFC . T.J. Dillashaw, the promotion's former bantamweight champion, made $50,000 for his fight, and that includes a $25,000 bonus only paid because he won.

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  • Black gun owners anxious about treatment after shooting
Black gun owners anxious about treatment after shooting

Despite the calls for calm from all sides, at least 312 people have been arrested over the weekend at protests from NY to Chicago, and in St. Paul, Minnesota , and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, where two black men, Philando Castile and Alton Sterling , were shot to death by police.

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  • Suhr tops U.S. trials in pole vault
Suhr tops U.S. trials in pole vault

By the start of the third rotation, Biles had increased her lead over Hernandez to a formidable 2.9 points and was all-but guaranteed the single automatic spot on the US Olympic gymnastics team . After winning her heat in the semifinals during a steady drizzle, she said, "The rain messed up my hair, but that's OK". High school meets were getting t...

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  • Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant trying to 'cheat his way into a championship'
Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant trying to 'cheat his way into a championship'

I caught up with Curry and got his thoughts on the Warriors' big addition - how it happened and what it means. The Warriors all but physically set that up when they sent Curry, Klay, Draymond and Iguodala to the meeting with Durant in The Hamptons.

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  • Warriors to send Bogut to Mavs
Warriors to send Bogut to Mavs

Harrison Barnes avg 11.7 pts 4.9 reb 1.8 ast on 46.6 % shooting from the field and 38.3 from beyond the arc last season the Golden State Warriors as basically the fourth option on the floor. Either way, this would be a good roll of the dice for the Dallas Mavericks . Bogut was injured at the time and didn't appear in a game that season and only...

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  • Murphy Wrecks Mets Again, Scherzer, Nats Win 6-1
Murphy Wrecks Mets Again, Scherzer, Nats Win 6-1

That's why we're taking the four days to hopefully recuperate. "We end up playing in the World Series ", he said. If you checked Mets Twitter these days - or, like, the last three days - you would think the sky is falling. But unlike last season, where the Nationals' collapse opened the door for NY to take center stage in the division, this ...

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  • Istanbul airport bombers were Russian, Kyrgyz, Uzbek
Istanbul airport bombers were Russian, Kyrgyz, Uzbek

Russians deployed brutal tactics in Chechnya, which radicalized the insurgents and moved them in a more Islamist and militant direction, CNN national security analyst Peter Bergen said. Daesh has established a self-declared caliphate on swathes of both Syria and Iraq and declared war on all non-Muslims plus Muslims who do not accept its ultra-hardl...

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  • Is Dwyane Wade using Knicks amid surprising contract talks?
Is Dwyane Wade using Knicks amid surprising contract talks?

While it remains possible that Wade ultimately returns to the Heat, they may have to meet his demands in order to make it happen. Since the start of Free Agency, other teams have been showing interest in Dwyane Wade , and taking it more serious.

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  • Portuguese boy consoles French fan after Euro 2016 final
Portuguese boy consoles French fan after Euro 2016 final

European football's biggest match lost its biggest name midway through the first half of a cagey final on the outskirts of the French capital. "Our skipper put in an enormous effort", Santos said. Ramsey was a key driving force behind Wales' march towards the semi-finals and was sorely missed as they crashed out 2-0 to eventual champions Portug...

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  • Tim Duncan departs as an all-time great
Tim Duncan departs as an all-time great

With the Big Fundamental retiring after 19 seasons, here are the five best moments from his illustrious career. The Pistons battled gamely in game six in San Antonio , breaking serve to force game seven, but the Spurs overcame the Pistons at home to win their third title in the Tim Duncan era.

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  • Antoine Griezmann Named Player of the European Championship
Antoine Griezmann Named Player of the European Championship

Substitute Eder's thunderous finish deep into extra time secured Portugal's first European Championship title after they overcame the early loss of Cristiano Ronaldo to snatch a 1-0 smash-and-grab victory over hosts France Sunday. "We were playing against a great side and they proved that", he said. "We had to change our strategy, to have more p...

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  • Giants' Madison Bumgarner loses no-hitter in eighth
Giants' Madison Bumgarner loses no-hitter in eighth

Prior to the hit in the eighth, Lamb was Arizona's only baserunner, reaching on a misplayed ball in rightfield by Gregor Blanco that went for an error in the fifth. "When you get through seven, and it's down to six outs, you feel you've got a pretty good chance (because of) how the game's been going". "He was on with all of his pitches and wasn...

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  • Westbrook not signing an extension contributed to KD's decision to leave OKC?
Westbrook not signing an extension contributed to KD's decision to leave OKC?

The narrative around James, whose teams played in six straight Finals, changed dramatically after the Cavs beat the Warriors. "You know, we had great years, something that you'll never take away from us", Durant said. "I just felt like I wanted to be a part of it". - The Golden State Warriors will introduce their newest player Thursday afternoo...

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  • Raonic happy to see coach McEnroe on TV
Raonic happy to see coach McEnroe on TV

Milos Raonic will be looking to make Canadian tennis history when he faces Great Britain's Andy Murray in the Wimbledon final Sunday (9 a.m. ET, TSN, RDS). Raonic was among Murray's victims as he clinched his first grand slam title. "The first time it was a huge, huge relief and I didn't enjoy it maybe as much as I could".

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  • Nationals: Murphy Shines Again In Win Over Mets
Nationals: Murphy Shines Again In Win Over Mets

Murphy absolutely tattooed the Mets over the past four days, homering three times and driving in 10 runs to help the Nationals pick up a crucial series victory. And all of sudden it appears the Mets need to acquire another arm, something that has been unheard of as other teams would look for their valuable commodity, and Zach Wheeler is not o...

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  • Wimbledon: Andy Murray Beats Milos Raonic to Win Third Grand Slam Title
Wimbledon: Andy Murray Beats Milos Raonic to Win Third Grand Slam Title

Murray would be happy to be here as he meets a new face in a Grand Slam final aside from Djokovic and Federer. Raonic, who beat Roger Federer for a place in the final, said facing Murray was a "difficult challenge". It let him down in the seventh game when he netted a forehand volley on break point - handing Murray the momentum. But Murray has th...

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  • Grizzlies possible Free Agent targets
Grizzlies possible Free Agent targets

Conley re-signed with the Memphis Grizzlies for a five-year, $153 million deal. One of the notable moves could be Matthew Dellavedova being offered a $34 million contract to play for the Bucks next season. The Grizzlies are still the favorites to retain the veteran point guard, but if Conley does leave, most people had been considering the Spu...

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