• Warriors star Draymond Green faces misdemeanor assault claim
Warriors star Draymond Green faces misdemeanor assault claim

Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts. The details of the Golden State forward's arrest are not known at this time, according to MLive.com , which broke the story Monday.

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  • Matt Harvey Opts For Season-Ending Surgery
Matt Harvey Opts For Season-Ending Surgery

Robert Thompson , the same doctor who examined him - is six months, according to agent Scott Boras . GM Sandy Alderson called surgery "inevitable" on Thursday, portraying it as only a matter of timing. Questions may now arise about Harvey's usage during that 2015 campaign. Last season, he returned to pitch 216 innings across the playoffs and ...

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  • Hassan Whiteside Elects to Stay with the Miami Heat
Hassan Whiteside Elects to Stay with the Miami Heat

The terms of the deal have not been announced, but it's likely somewhere in the neighborhood of a max deal. Whiteside, who earned just $990,000 in his second year with the Heat, is coming off a breakthrough season in which he led the National Basketball Association in blocked shots and finished in the top five in rebounds and field goal shooting ...

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  • Griezmann voted Goal's Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament
Griezmann voted Goal's Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament

France had dominated the match in the first 90 minutes. At a press conference afterwards, coach Santos could not hide his delight: "First of all, I would like to thank God, the Father, for this moment and for everything in my life". "I'm very happy about what we've achieved". After twice going off for treatment and trying to come back, Ronaldo ...

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  • Ecstatic Portugal fans paint the town red, green
Ecstatic Portugal fans paint the town red, green

They also met President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa , who said he would honour them with an award for distinguished acts of public service. "You have given an example by winning courtesy of your courage, determination and humility", he added.

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  • Murray tops Berdych, returns to final
Murray tops Berdych, returns to final

It will be a ideal opportunity for defending champion Serena to take revenge for her Australian Open loss by beating Kerber in her ninth Wimbledon final. Milos Raonic warned Andy Murray he has "an even bigger tool set" to do battle with in Sunday's Wimbledon final just three weeks after losing to the world number two at Queen's.

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  • 'The speed just wasn't there' for Allyson Felix
'The speed just wasn't there' for Allyson Felix

Her injury had prevented her from doing enough speed work, costing her a chance to defend her Olympic 200 title. Molly Huddle finished well ahead of the pack to win the 5,000 and become the first American woman to win the 5,000/10,000 double at the trials.

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  • Proud Montgomerie welcomes world to family home at Troon
Proud Montgomerie welcomes world to family home at Troon

The world's top-ranked golfer says he learned plenty of lessons on mental toughness and course management from Woods, a three-time Open champion who is notably absent from Royal Troon. That also happens to be his most recent, and he is well aware this could be his last major championship, his last Open. Each of the past three winners of The Open ...

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  • Froome pushes through Pyrenees at Tour
Froome pushes through Pyrenees at Tour

Portugal's Rui Costa took second 38sec back with Rafal Majka of Poland third. Quite apart from the defensive tactics needed on the road and the media obligations off it, carrying yellow has in the past meant for Froome a barrage of unsubstantiated allegations and rumours about doping - and he even had urine thrown at him during last year's Tour...

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  • Hazard shines as Belgium progress in Euros
Hazard shines as Belgium progress in Euros

Going on this performance, Belgium will fancy their chances although Hazard admitted Wales, and their Real Madrid superstar Gareth Bale, could be "complicated". "I know what he's capable of and I've told him I want him to have a go, to shoot", Wilmots added. Kevin de Bruyne got an opportunity to make it 0-2, but his brilliant freekick wasn met by...

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  • Pep Guardiola takes first training session as Manchester City manager
Pep Guardiola takes first training session as Manchester City manager

There is no doubt saying something like "we'll see" would have falsely raised hopes of City (and Real Madrid) fans. "I proved myself where I was born in Barcelona and after I proved myself in Germany", Guardiola said , "and I want to prove myself here".

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  • Blue Jays' Encarnacion out after dropping appeal
Blue Jays' Encarnacion out after dropping appeal

Toronto heads into the break having won eight of nine and 18 of 25. What he did against the Blue Jays was surprising, yes, but not jaw-dropping. "We're learning from the young guys too, just like they're learning from us", Dickey said. Josh Thole singled to right field scoring Troy Tulowitzki and Kevin Pillar . Fellow All-Star Michael Saunder...

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  • Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant 'Trying To Cheat' Way To Title With Warriors
Charles Barkley: Kevin Durant 'Trying To Cheat' Way To Title With Warriors

I never played on the best team. Leaving that isn't easy, but if he felt like the Warriors were the best decision for him, then why wouldn't going to Golden State be the hardest road? I'm just disappointed from a competitive standpoint, because it would mean more to win one-just like it meant more to LeBron to win one in Cleveland-it would mean mor...

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  • Beijing Raises Rhetoric Ahead Of South China Sea Ruling
Beijing Raises Rhetoric Ahead Of South China Sea Ruling

Analysts say the verdict will be a gauge of China's willingness to abide by existing global rules as it emerges as a superpower, as well as a test for worldwide law in the South China Sea. The dispute between China and the Philippines reached a climax in 2012 with a months' long naval standoff over Scarborough Shoal. The panel said that any histo...

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  • These Badass Gymnasts Just Made The U.S. Olympic Team
These Badass Gymnasts Just Made The U.S. Olympic Team

Aly Raisman competes on the balance beam during the women's U.S. Olympic gymnastics trials in San Jose, Calif., Sunday, July 10, 2016. "I feel in a lot of ways my opportunity was stolen from me". Kocian is an uneven bars specialist and the only event specialist on the team. Gabby Douglas made it tough on Martha Karolyi. And she did so in typica...

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  • Griezmann: Griezmann wins Euro 2016 best player award
Griezmann: Griezmann wins Euro 2016 best player award

Lebouf argues that the award should have gone to Portugal defender Pepe for his starring performances during the tournament. Ferguson, UEFA's coaching ambassador, said: " After quite a bit of deliberation, the observers chose a team that features the best performing players from the best performing teams at UEFA Euro 2016 ".

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  • US State Department restarts internal investigation into Hillary Clinton email server
US State Department restarts internal investigation into Hillary Clinton email server

That announcement came in a testy hearing with FBI Director James Comey, who defended the government's decision not to prosecute Clinton over her private email setup. Besides Clinton, the State Department probe is also expected to examine confidants Cheryl Mills, Jake Sullivan and Huma Abedin. But Comey also said "no reasonable prosecutor" would ...

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  • UFC 200: Brock Lesnar beats Mark Hunt in convincing three-round win
UFC 200: Brock Lesnar beats Mark Hunt in convincing three-round win

It was the biggest event in UFC history to date, and it definitely lived up to the hype. For years I've been working hard for this moment. It was a great comeback for the former featherweight champion who lost his title in devastating fashion against Conor "The Notorous" McGregor in just 13 second in his previous fight.

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  • Red Sox trade Luis Alejandro Basabe, Jose Almonte for Brad Ziegler
Red Sox trade Luis Alejandro Basabe, Jose Almonte for Brad Ziegler

The 36-year-old has given up 41 hits and 15 walks while striking out 27 batters in 38 1/3 innings, not almost as dominant as last season when he posted a 1.85 ERA and allowed only 48 hits and 17 walks in 68 innings. That included a historic 6-for-6, two-homer, five-RBI and five-run game against the Red Sox on July 2. When asked about the pressure t...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo goes from agony to ecstasy as Portugal triumph
Cristiano Ronaldo goes from agony to ecstasy as Portugal triumph

Uefa chief technical officer, Ioan Lupescu, led the panel that selected Griezmann, and he said: "Antoine Griezmann was a threat in every game he played". France coach Didier Deschamps, who helped Griezmann shine at the tournament by moving him closer to Olivier Giroud up front, offered sympathy. "You have to accept it, I congratulate Portugal -...

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