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National Basketball Association draft grades: Celtics add offensive weapon with Jayson Tatum

If the Celtics don't trade the pick, other publications believe they will draft Tatum as well. That was the case throughout the season, before the Celtics won the NBA Draft lottery, and even more so in the days leading up to the draft. He then went on to play for coach Bob Huggins at West Virginia University, helping lead the Mountaineers to the 2010 Final Four. While many think Josh Jackson is a ideal fit for Boston, the draft is one day away and he has still not worked out for the ...



Mourinho accused of €3.3m Spanish tax fraud

Real Madrid player Cristiano Ronaldo has been called to testify on July 31 in Madrid on allegations that he hid income from tax authorities between 2011 and 2014, the court said on Tuesday. "From now on it will be the judge in charge of the case who will take the necessary steps to determine the possible responsibilities of Mr Mourinho".



Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Chile played out a 1-1 draw with Germany on Thursday evening with Sanchez's opener seeing him become his country's all-time leading goal scorer. Australia and Cameroon came into their contest eager to register their first win of the tournament after both sides lost their opening matches.


Meet the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft roster

Meet the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft roster

Fleury was one of three goalies taken in the expansion draft - Calvin Pickard (Colorado Avalanche) and Jean-Francois Berube ( New York Islanders ) were the other two - but Fleury is the presumptive starter. "I'm actually trying to think of those (from the expansion draft) on short-term contracts", said McPhee, who shouldn't have had such a hard time given there were so many.


Family Affair: Lakers Grab Lonzo Ball With 2nd Overall Pick

Family Affair: Lakers Grab Lonzo Ball With 2nd Overall Pick

He led the nation with 7.7 assists per game while quarterbacking the highest-scoring offense in Division I, and he scored consistently despite an unorthodox shot. However, getting Los Angeles into the playoffs could be a very tall order for Ball, given that the team has been among the NBA's worst for four straight seasons and likely won't add a veteran star, such as Paul George or LeBron James, until the next offseason.



Champions Trophy 2017: India thrash South Africa to reach semi-final

It was a needless mistake indicative of South Africa s malaise and Faf du Plessis was next to perish, for 36, after failing to read Pandya s slower ball. De Villiers, South Africa's one-day worldwide captain, will skipper the Proteas in three T20s against England in Southampton, Taunton and Cardiff starting on July 21.