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Lonzo Ball (and Dad?) Picked by LA Lakers

Johnson admires Ball and said he believes Ball can restore the Lakers to their glory days, along with the team that they are building. "He's the best point guard to play", Ball said of Johnson. Ball usually grins or sighs when his father gets on the microphone, but he openly acknowledged he also wanted to land with the Lakers, who needed a serendipitous draft lottery to end up with the second pick.


Terry Francona 'Fine' After Leaving Game Due To Illness

Terry Francona 'Fine' After Leaving Game Due To Illness

He underwent a series of tests and was released from the hospital a few hours later. If Francona had to miss multiple games or a series or two, Mills would do a good job, but he is no Francona. "I felt like it was a pretty good pitch", Allen said of the up-and-in fastball. Yankees: Castro on DL; prospect Wade recalled CHICAGO - The New York Yankees placed Starlin Castro on the 10-day disabled list on Tuesday with a strained right hamstring.


Floyd Mayweather confirms Conor McGregor boxing match in Las Vegas in August

Floyd Mayweather confirms Conor McGregor boxing match in Las Vegas in August

The moment the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight was announced Wednesday , McGregor was billed as a considerable underdog. White followed the announcement with an emoji. "Conor's a mixed martial artist going into a boxing match with arguably the greatest boxer of all time". In May, McGregor and the UFC came to terms on their end of the deal.


Daniel Ricciardo storms home to win chaotic Azerbaijan GP

Daniel Ricciardo storms home to win chaotic Azerbaijan GP

Under an earlier safety vehicle Hamilton was hit by Vettel on the exit of turn 16. In a stop-start race, the safety vehicle came out three times in quick succession before a red flag stopped the race near the midway point because debris littered the track.


Breaking down the Vegas Golden Knights roster using analytics

Breaking down the Vegas Golden Knights roster using analytics

William Carrier , a 22-year-old left winger, was then chosen from the Buffalo Sabres, who also traded the Golden Knights a sixth-round pick for the 2017 draft to keep the expansion club away from another unprotected player. No matter how Cody Glass's National Hockey League career plays out, he'll be forever known as the answer to a Vegas sports trivia question. The 32-year-old Fleury, who won a Stanley Cup title with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, was the second to last player ...



Chicharito trains separately ahead of Confed Cup semifinals

Much-changed Germany side impressed on the road to the Confederations Cup semi-finals and they will fancy their chances of defeating Mexico on Thursday. Salcedo sustained his shoulder injury during that game and was forced to be removed from the squad. El Tri , on the other hand, were quite fortunate to defeat hosts Russian Federation and they will need to show improvement if they want to remain in the hunt for the coveted trophy.