Sports

Hogg ruled out for rest of Lions tour

Hogg ruled out for rest of Lions tour

Teams: Otago Highlanders: Richard Buckman , Waisake Naholo , Malakai Fekitoa, Teihorangi Walden, Tevita Li, Lima Sopoaga, Kayne Hammington , Luke Whitelock (C), Gareth Evans, Dillon Hunt, Jackson Hemopo, Alex Ainley, Siate Tokolahi, Liam Coltman , Daniel Lienert-Brown.


Sacramento-area sixth-grader advances to National Spelling Bee finals

Sacramento-area sixth-grader advances to National Spelling Bee finals

Her first word at the event being held in Washington D.C. was wambenger - a widely distributed Australian pouched mouse. During preliminaries Wednesday, Veress spelled the word "hypochondria" correctly. Kasey Torres, 12, from San Angelo was also competing in the spelling bee. Kumar said she was relieved when asked to spell a word she knew - "phosphorus" - in round two, but knew not to get too confident because she might mess it up out of fear.



Durant, Curry lead Warriors to NBA title

Steve Kerr's team were haunted by their blowing of a 3-1 lead in the finals previous year as a LeBron James-inspired Cavaliers fought back to win the series in Oakland in game seven. It's certainly interesting to ponder what might have been different if the Cavaliers lost their second straight Finals to the Warriors last summer.



Marc-Andre Fleury agrees to waive no movement clause

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury has waived his no-movement clause for the upcoming expansion draft, multiple outlets reported Monday. If he waives the former to be exposed to the Golden Knights, he will still have the latter as protection. Reportedly prompted by a request from the Penguins, that decision makes Fleury available to the upstart Vegas Golden Knights in this month's expansion draft.


LEADING OFF: Draft Day, Judge takes power show to Anaheim

LEADING OFF: Draft Day, Judge takes power show to Anaheim

Drafting first overall for just the third time in the event's 53-year history, would the Twins select a college pitcher such as Louisville left-hander Brendan McKay or Vanderbilt right-hander Kyle Wright? In 2015, when the Diamondbacks incredibly left $1.7 million of their $12.8 million bonus pool unspent, the Twins were able to take IL lefty Tyler Jay at No.


Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch National Basketball Association title

Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch National Basketball Association title

After scoring 49 points in the first quarter of Game 4, the Cavs are out to a 22-18 lead midway through the first quarter Monday night. With the likes of Stephen Curry , Kevin Durant , Klay Thompson and Draymond Green , the Warriors really aren't going anywhere any time soon.