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76ers' Ben Simmons unfazed by 'not a rookie' taunts from Celtics crowd

When Simmons went to the free-throw line in the third quarter of Boston's 117-101 on Monday, Celtics fans chanted "not a rookie" - challenging his rookie design...


Ichiro transitioning to new role as Mariners' special assistant to the chairman

This is when America really took notice of Ichiro's talent. That was the first of 10 straight seasons that Ichiro had more than 200 hits. But it will be impos...


Jurgen Klopp warns Real Madrid that Liverpool are firing

Roma came within just one goal of forcing extra time at the Stadio Olimpico thanks to Radja Nainggolan's late brace but it was too little too late for the ...


Kentucky Derby: Can Justify beat the Curses?

While these rules ban colts (young, un-neutered male horses) from competing in the Oaks and similar races, they do not ban fillies (or young female horses) from...


Fizdale Agrees To Deal To Become Knicks' Head Coach

Fizdale met with James Dolan on Thursday to finalize the deal. ESPN first reported the agreement with Fizdale. The 43-year-old Fizdale was sacked as coach o...


European Union proposes to cut farm subsidies, France says unacceptable

Ireland is now one of the Member States that is a net contributor to the budget, with an Taoiseach Leo Varadkar , indicating that the nation is prepared to ...


Jets cut Bryce Petty; Lions could face Sam Darnold Week 1

They tried to trade Petty during the draft , but found no takers. During the 2016 season, Petty threw for 809 yards, 3 touchdowns and 7 interceptions to go a...


Costa Rican Keylor Navas Helps Real Madrid Make Another Finals

James silenced Los Blancos when he scored Bayern's equalizer, either side of Karim Benzema goals to created a nervy final 25 minutes at the Bernabeu with the ...


Dolphins trade for Akeem Spence, filling need on defensive line

The Miami Dolphins have addressed perhaps their biggest need following the 2018 draft. In 2017, Spence signed a three-year, $9 million contract with the Lio...


Twitter reacts to Matt Ryan becoming NFL's richest man

As quarterback contracts exploded even further with Jimmy Garoppolo and Kirk Cousins resetting the bar this offseason, Ryan was bound to get an eye-popping de...


Romelu Lukaku Misses Out As Manchester United Head For Brighton

It's a fairly chunky price for a United win when you consider that have won their last four away games in the Premier League , with the odds no doubt having ...


PSG's Marco Verratti out for rest of season after adductor tendons operation

However, I told him there was a condition and that was that he must put the squad's collective objectives first. "In the end, we understood each other, while ...


Miami could be added to F1 calendar for 2019

The City Commission next week will consider authorizing negotiations with Formula One to stage the three-day racing event in downtown, with the expectation the ...


It's yet another award for Mohamed Salah

Mindful of what happened to Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho, the Reds are determined to avoid the departure of another star name and so negotiations will sh...


Steelers Make Incredibly Classy Gesture For Ryan Shazier

The decision has no salary-cap consequences for the Steelers and Shazier's $8.718 salary total will still count against the cap. For now, though, it's good to...


LeBron James calls lack of rest in Raptors series 'kind of weird'

If Game 2 is anything like the previous contest, this 2018 National Basketball Association playoffs series between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Toronto Raptor...


Capitals forward Tom Wilson suspended 3 games

The NHL has suspended Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson three games for an illegal hit on Pittsburgh's Zach Aston-Reese. During the Capitals' 4-1 wi...


Under Armour Launches Steph Curry Trivia App

After that, players can answer eight questions of increasing difficulty for a chance to win prizes. Basketball personality Bdot will host Steph IQ, which is a...


Bellew vs Haye 2: Watch The Countdown with JD Ringside

I've kept my game-plan under wraps, but it's to do as much damage over the first six rounds. The final press conference between Tony Bellew and David Haye ...


Mets' Jacob deGrom preparing to make his next scheduled start

It's very possible deGrom will make his next start, Monday at Cincinnati. Jacob received an MRI last night and was examined this morning at The Hospital for Spe...


Putin Needs Football from Russian Federation at World Cup

Morocco's 2026 World Cup bid committee, chaired by the Moroccan Minister of Industry Moulay Hafid Elalamy, is also expected to take part in the event. FIFA's p...


Watson, Faf open for Chennai Super Kings

So, where CSK has much of the chance to win this match, still nothing can be said as this is IPL and any ball can change the match. Chennai has won 12 of the ...


Ravens' offer for Dez Bryant was worth $7 million per year

ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Wednesday that there are "far more" teams unwilling to pay Bryant the league-minimum salary than there are teams that would consi...


New Zealand Ask to Play Cricket in Pakistan, Official Says

Cricket Australia (CA) has no plans to shift any games to Pakistan when they play against them in three tests and a T20 match in September and October later thi...


Mourinho Tells Two Stars They Can Leave Man Utd

Sergio Romero continues to be unavailable with a knee injury, while there could be a late call on Phil Jones after he missed out on the matchday squad against A...


Want to finish my love affair with Arsenal well: Arsene Wenger

That outcome might affect who would be willing to succeed Wenger as manager and a new era... To watch a live stream of the Arsenal vs. Atletico Madrid sec...


Cowboys' Witten retiring after 15 seasons for 'MNF'

Over the course of his 15-year career, Witten ranks four all-time in receptions (1,152). And while it's not easy for any athlete to retire while they're still p...


All set for Sonam Kapoor's marriage to boyfriend

What does he want to give his elder sister on her D-day? Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja have been dating each other for a long time now. Right after her w...


Paxton dominates A's with 16 Ks but Mariners lose

Paxton was pulled after seven innings and 105 pitches, 80 of which were strikes. The Mariners bullpen collapsed in the final two innings after surrendering th...


Former Suns players Nash, Dragic, Gortat approve of Kokoskov hiring

Kokoskov, 46, has worked as an assistant coach in the National Basketball Association for six teams since 2000. He was on the Suns' staff from 2008-2013 and i...


A platform for success: David Haye's trainer reaches new heights

And can Bellew have the same effect as he did in their first fight by getting into Haye's head? Haye also insisted that he is in prime condition for the bou...


Sharks lead Golden Knights 2-0 early

Logan Couture scored the victor in double overtime to give the San Jose Sharks a 4-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights , tying the series 1-1. The Shark...


University of Denver hockey coach leaving for Dallas Stars job

Montgomery had two interviews with the Florida Panthers before they hired Bob Boughner and spoke with the Los Angeles Kings prior to them hiring John Steven...


Two Manchester United defenders given permission to leave

Martial has started 17 matches from a possible 36 and has still contributed 11 goals and 10 assists in a total of 42 appearances this season. Manchester Un...


Cricket Australia names new head coach

Speaking on his appointment, Langer said it was "humbling to be appointed as coach of the Australian Men's Cricket Team". Smith and Warner were banned for a...