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Parks Pit Report: Toyota/Save Mart 350

Parks Pit Report: Toyota/Save Mart 350

In addition to his first win of the season, Sunday marked Kevin Harvick's first career win at Sonoma Raceway . Harvick had spent 16 years in a Chevrolet. Looking at the career numbers, no one is happier that Jeff Gordon (5 career wins at Sonoma ) and Tony Stewart (3 career wins at Sonoma ) are retired than Clint Bowyer .



McGregor 'biggest fight ever' - UFC chief

The highly-anticipated matchup will take place at MGM Grand in Las Vegas on August 26. He retired in 2015 with a 49-0 record, so it speaks to McGregor's considerable popularity and drawing power that he has accepted the fight . You better believe McGregor is fucken' chuffed, judging by this picture of Floyd Mayweather Sr. McGregor "The Notorious" now holds the UFC's lightweight title which he won by stopping Eddie Alvarez in the second round last November.


Federer to face Zverev in his 11th Halle final

Federer to face Zverev in his 11th Halle final

While Federer will be expected to get his ninth title here at the Halle Open, Zverev had proven that he can compete with the best as he defeated Novak Djokovic earlier this year. Zverev defeated Roberto Bautista Agut 6-7 (6), 7-6 (1), 6-1, while Gasquet beat Robin Haase 6-1, 3-6, 6-1. Federer has won four titles this year, a tally matched only by long-time rival Rafael Nadal.


Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks

Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers swap National Basketball Association draft picks

While fans wanted to see Isaiah Thomas and Markelle Fultz share the court in Boston, the trade just made more sense. Will they draft a touted player like D'eaaron Fox or Josh Jackson instead? The trade will likely result in the Sixers drafting standout Washington guard Markelle Fultz , who is widely regarded as the top prospect in the draft .


Vegas holds all the cards with National Hockey League expansion draft list out

Vegas holds all the cards with National Hockey League expansion draft list out

The names will be made public later that day at the NHL Awards Show at T-Mobile Arena. The Golden Knights and General Manager George McPhee now have a three-day window to build their team from the list of players exposed and also make deals with other National Hockey League teams involving those players.


Celtics president Danny Ainge: We are getting the player we want

Celtics president Danny Ainge: We are getting the player we want

That's the most important takeaway of the Sixers' trade with the Boston Celtics , which was officially confirmed Monday afternoon. Ainge didn't rule out the possibility that Boston could use the No. While Fultz is clearly a talented player, the Celtics already are very deep at the point guard position. If the Celtics felt Fultz isn't the draft's surefire best player, acquiring another pick with the player they crave would be smart and give them a bit more cap room, with a No.