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3 draft prospect Luka Doncic keeps National Basketball Association teams waiting

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With just over a month until the NBA Draft , time is of the essence for teams looking to make trades on draft night. When it comes to Ayton, there were two knocks on his game that anxious scouts this season: First, that he was not as engaged as he should have been, and he sometimes lacks passion, focus and intensity; and, second, that he did not dominate defensively the way he should have. Read More »

Leishman shoots 61 to lead Byron Nelson, Spieth off the pace

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The three-times PGA Tour victor, whose previous career-low was 62, then made birdies at the sixth and seventh holes before a scorching trip around the back nine that included four birdies and an eagle at the par-five 14th. Fellow Australian Adam Scott fired a four-under par 67 as he bids to make the field for the US Open. Leishman made the turn in four-under before reeling off three successive birdies on the 10th, 11th and 12th holes. Read More »

Stephen Curry aims to host PGA Tour event

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It's unclear what event that would be, but it's fair to assume it could be the Safeway Open, which is played in Napa, California, the first week of October prior to the tour's Asian swing. Having a nonplayer host a regular PGA Tour stop is not uncommon. It is less common for a non-golfer to host a tournament, though it is not unprecedented-Bob Hope hosted the pro-am that became the CareerBuilder Challenge for years, and Justin Timberlake hosted what became the Shriners Hospitals for Children ... Read More »

Wilson homer backs Berrios in Twins 4-1 win over Cardinals

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He got nine swinging strikes and five called strikes on that Uncle Charlie and the Cardinals only managed to put it in play three times. The bullpen locked it down, as Addison Reed retired the only two batters he faced on strikes and Fernando Rodney pitched a flawless ninth inning for his eighth save. Read More »

Lahinch Confirmed To Host The 2019 Irish Open

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The European Tour confirmed the news that the competition will take place over the course of the 4th to the 7th of July 2019, following consultation with tournament host Paul McGinley. With The Open Championship being staged at Royal Portrush , 2019 will be a truly special year for golf in Ireland. "The hosting of the Irish Open in Lahinch will deliver a significant boost to the local economy and will showcase County Clare to an worldwide audience", added Mayor McNamara. Read More »

Zimbabwe hire interim coach to replace Streak

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We wish you all the best! The former Indian Team batsman, who played two Tests and four ODIs for the national side, will replace former Zimbabwe all-rounder Heath Streak , who is now in India as the bowling coach of the Kolkata Knight Riders. Read More »

Vikings announce joint practices with Jaguars

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Jacksonville hosted the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for joint practices during the past two training camps. The Jaguars practiced at New England and hosted Tampa Bay during training camp a year ago. Meanwhile, the Jags' 2017 season also came to an end in the conference championship after they were minutes away from defeating the Patriots. The joint practices will be open to the public but will require reserved tickets available in advance on Vikings.com, which will be the case for all of Vikings ... Read More »

Martial and Lacazette left out of France squad

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Martial, 22, has won 18 caps and started France's 3-1 friendly victory over Russian Federation in March. Lacazette, 26, won the last of his 16 caps in a 2-2 friendly draw with Germany in November. Bayern Munich's Kingsley Coman had to be content with a place on the standby list, alongside the likes of Tottenham's Moussa Sissoko, Crystal Palace's Mamadou Sakho and Kurt Zouma, on loan at Stoke from Chelsea. Read More »

Rana Daggubati to play Kodi Ramamurthy Naidu?

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Shortly after the release of Baahubali 2 , the actor was flooded with several offers. His upcoming films include Hathi Mere Saathi, 1945 and Marthanda Varma. "The producers met with Rana Daggubati and discussed the role". According to a source, Rana Daggubati has been approached to play NTR's son-in-law N. Read More »

Transfer report: Dortmund eyeing up shock move for Chelsea's Alvaro Morata

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Since signing on loan in January, Batshuayi performed well in the Bundesliga before his season was ended prematurely by injury. Morata endured a hard first season in English football despite getting off to an impressive start. With Mario Mandzukic likely to leave the Old Lady this summer window, Morata would be an ideal replacement for the Croatian global forward. Chelsea may need to strengthen this summer if they are to challenge for the Premier League title and force their way back ... Read More »

Reuben Foster's Ex-Girlfriend Expected to Testify at His Preliminary Hearing Thursday

Foster could be prosecuted for another felony possession of an assault weapon, but that could be reduced to a misdemeanor if the rest of the charges are dismissed when Ennis testifies that she lied to police about the incident. "She was extremely upset and told him if he broke up with her she would 'trash his career'". "Barrows writes: "(Legal analyst Steven) Clark said Ennis would be putting herself at risk of prosecution by admitting she fabricated her initial story but that he didn't ... Read More »

Board considers leadership changes at Americus Boys & Girls Club

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The money will be used to fund the club's Power Hour after school program. "If they're not doing it here with us at the Boys and Girls Club, it may not be getting done". There is no age requirement for the rappellers, according to the website for the event . Over The Edge will send professional, certified technicians to install and supervise all rappelling equipment and participants. Read More »

Reuben Foster's Ex-Girlfriend: Domestic Violence Claim 'A Money Scheme'

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The ex-girlfriend wasexpected to testify that she falsely accused the Niners' linebacker of causing the injuries that led to the three felony charges and that's exactly what she did. "I wanted to get him", Ennis testified under oath, per David Lombardi of The Athletic. "It was about money". Ennis confirmed that Foster did not strike her. Read More »

Pacers' Victor Oladipo to start Indy 500

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Oladipo also was a fan favorite at Indiana University before he gave up his final year of college eligibility to enter the draft. He played for Indiana University from 2010-2013. Excited is a huge understatement to how I feel about this. According to the Pacers' official website, Oladipo will be behind the wheel of a 2019 Corvette ZR1 when leading 33 drivers to start the 102nd annual race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Read More »

Wagner retires from Germany duty after World Cup snub

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Wagner, 30, joined Bayern from Hoffenheim in January to increase his chances of playing in Russian Federation. "I hereby resign immediately from the national team", Wagner told Bild . "I would be lying if I said I am not disappointed". The former "utility player" has filled the gap left by Philipp Lahm in Bayern easily, and coach Loew would be expecting Kimmich to do the same for his country at the upcoming World Cup. Read More »

Meghan Markle's father overshadows wedding to Prince Harry

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But after a lot of back and forth, Thomas , 73, has in fact confirmed that he will no longer be attending the Royal wedding . Obviously, though, this is significantly more serious and potentially life-threatening than all those faked paparazzi pic allegations . Read More »

Bennett takes stage, Yates holds Giro lead

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Bennett's attack caught his fellow sprinters by surprise and he was easily able to hold off Danny van Poppel (LottoNL-Jumbo), with Niccolo Bonifazio (Bahrain-Merida) in third. The early five-man breakaway with riders from three Italian teams - Marco Frapporti, Jacopo Mosca, Eugert Zhupa, Mirco Maestri and Manuel Senni - were also caught by the peloton 20km from the line. Read More »

Jets WR Robby Anderson has resisting arrest charges dropped

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Anderson's problems with the law aren't completely over just yet, though. The only charge Anderson now faces from the January arrest - or from either of the two arrests, period - is a misdemeanor reckless driving charge. Anderson, an undrafted free agent out of Temple, has played every game in his two National Football League seasons and was the Jets' leading receiver in 2017 with 941 receiving yards. Read More »

ISIS send out sickening threat to Messi & Ronaldo ahead of World Cup

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The terrorist group has also released photo-shopped images of Messi and Ronaldo, showing the football stars being held captive by the masked terrorists holding knives to behead them. Thousands of England fans are expected to base themselves in St Petersburg for the month-long finals, which start on June 14. Only in April this year St Petersburg was subject to an terrible terrorist attack that ISIS claimed, when a briefcase bomb exploded on the metro, killing 14. Read More »

Celtic slap massive price tag on star left-back Kieran Tierney

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And now Diego Simeone's team have also burst on to the scene and will send their representatives to monitor the player in Celtic's final against Motherwell on Saturday, according to BBC Scotland . Tierney scored four goals and had 11 assists to his name this season which, despite suggestions he has not recaptured the heights of 2016/17, is an improvement on his figures. Read More »

Jorginho will go to Manchester if fee agreed

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If Napoli and City find a solution, we can talk about it, otherwise the player will be happy to stay at Napoli. "For the moment, I haven't heard from any club leaders". "Because that's exactly what they need - another player that's going to make every other team in the league look totally inadequate!" ESPN's Manchester City correspondent Jonathan Smith shares his view on a season where Manchester City finished champions 19 points ahead of Manchester United. Read More »

Alexander-Arnold: Liverpool have impetus

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He's also netted his first ever Premier League goal this season to add to the two he's notched up in Europe, so you could say it's been a pretty successful season for the scouser. The 19-year-old admits it will be a pleasure to share the field with a star he once watched online as as a child. 'There's a lot of trust there in the club at the moment and I'm feeling the trust. Read More »

Shashank Manohar secures second term as ICC chairman

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With the latest SWOT analysis suggesting a growth for cricket in general as a global sport is not possible with ICC's current dependence on BCCI , a rather perplexed scenario of sustenance vs growth arises which the apex body simply seems to have no answer to. Read More »

BCCI vs Lodha Committee: Five-man selection panel to return?

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The reconsideration means that if the 2016 judgment is reversed, the states with multiple cricket associations such as Gujarat and Maharashtra can vote on a rotational basis. Elections, as per Subramanium's suggestions, can only take place after the appointment of Ombudsman. The amicus has also requested the Supreme Court to consider asking existing office bearers to demit their office as they have completed "their legally valid tenures of office". Read More »

Lionel Messi arrives in the country

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Wednesday's friendly, the second Barcelona have played against Sundowns after one in 2007, was played at Soccer City in Johannesburg to celebrate Nelson Mandela's centenary. First of all. according to Twitter Sundowns won that match. . The match will now be play in Conakry on 22 May. A goal each from Ousmane Dembele , Luis Suarez and Andre Gomes ensured the Catalans beat their hosts 3-1 in the annual Mandela Cup. Read More »

Cleveland Browns, Baker Mayfield to be featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

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Among the storylines expected to dominate the Browns' preseason is the play of rookie quarterback Baker Mayfield , the Heisman Trophy victor, who was chosen by Cleveland with the first overall pick in the National Football League draft. The report states that the official announcement will be made Thursday afternoon. Cleveland is the 13th franchise to participate in " Hard Knocks ", which began in 2001 with the Baltimore Ravens. Read More »

MSU to pay out $500 million to Nasser victims

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The deal was announced Wednesday by the university and lawyers for 332 victims. Here is what John Manly, who is a lawyer for many of Nassar's victims, had to say about the matter in a statement, according to CNN . The university has agreed to pay $425m to current claimants with $75m set aside in a trust fund for future claims following private mediated negotiations between MSU and lawyers for the 332 victims. Read More »

Ben Simmons Named Finalist For NBA Rookie Of The Year

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Snyder deserves a lot of credit for leading the Jazz to a surprising 48-34 record and the No. 5 seed in the Western Conference. But an injury five minutes into the first game ended Gordon Hayward's season, moving Tatum up a notch on the team's pecking order. Read More »

Winks signs new Tottenham deal until 2023

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Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks has signed a new five-year contract, which will expire in the summer of 2023. Winks will now undergo ankle surgery but is expected to be fit to return in time for pre-season ahead of the 2018-19 campaign. "I'm delighted to sign a new contract", Carter-Vickers told the club website. "I've worked hard out on loan this season, trying to get as many minutes and games as I could". Read More »

Jose Mourinho's clear out of Louis van Gaal's Man United almost complete

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The vanity purchases of Andrei Shevchenko and Michael Ballack were completed without consulting the manager , forcing Mourinho to change a system that had won the previous two Premier League titles with unrelenting dominance. The FA has placed the names of 137 goalscorers from this season's competition on the Nike Ordem V cup final ball for the 137th edition of the showpiece fixture. Read More »