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"No news" about Markov and Radulov returning to Montreal

McKenzie reports the 38-year-old defenceman, who has spent his entire 16-season National Hockey League career with the Canadiens, is asking for an average annua...


Wimbledon 2017: Armed police circulate as Duchess of Cambridge enters SW19

The letter "l" has been shown as referee with a mike. There's a hawk, tucked in the top-right corner of the doodle which Google has named "Rufus the Hawk". ...


Williams says she is heartbroken by fatal Florida crash

I am just ..." The five-time champion accepted the offer before returning to complete her press conference. Williams drove out into the middle of an inter...


NASCAR at Daytona results: Ricky Stenhouse Jr. wins Coke Zero 400

This victory means that both of Stenhouse's Cup victories have come in restrictor plate races, following the Roush Fenway Racing driver's Talladega win in...


Confederations Cup: Portugal defeats Mexico 2 -1 to win third-place

Portugal allowed Cristiano Ronaldo to leave ahead of their third-place match so he could be with his newborn twins. The teams of Portugal and Mexico ...


Olivia De Havilland Suing FX Over Catherine Zeta-Jones' Portrayal On 'Feud'

Warner Bros. then loaned her out to make " Gone With the Wind ", and de Havilland's gentle but willful personality helped make the role of Melanie one of the ...


Hip injury scare for Murray

Andy Murray's Wimbledon preparations have taken a further blow after it was confirmed the world No. 1 will not play at Hurlingham on Friday. However, his t...


Timberwolves sign point guard Teague

The most positive aspect of the signing of Jeff Teague , is that he is excellent in the pick and roll, and this is something Minnesota really struggled with...


How to watch the Wimbledon draw

Murray hasn't reached a final of a Slam since but was in the semifinals of the French last month. There will be one all-British match up in the first rou...


Yankees rookie Dustin Fowler sustains ruptured patella tendon in Major League Baseball debut

After trying to walk it off and put weight on his leg, Fowler quickly fell to the ground in obvious pain with a serious injury. Fowler kept a relatively cal...


Jones: Pacquiao-Horn is the biggest event in Australian history

Horn has had just 17 fights and Bradley says it's a crucial stat. Instead of the usual pay-per-view boxing major event channels, the match is beamed into Americ...


Raiders, Jackson Agree To Extension

Second-round quarterback Derek Carr signed a $125 million, five-year deal last week. The Raiders also have the option, thanks to the extensions for Carr and...


Thunder journal: No plans for Westbrook MVP speech in OKC

Westbrook set the NBA's single-season record for most triple-doubles (42), one ahead of Robertson's mark of 41 triple-doubles during the 1961-62 season. His...


Ainge's Patience has Driven Paul George's Price Down

The Houston Rockets are apparently the latest team to join the Paul George sweepstakes. The C's have reportedly reached out to the Pacers , and are waiting...


Pigs run loose on Texas highway after truck crashes

Thankfully, the driver was unharmed. Texas officials did no say whether any of the pigs were harmed during the crash. Lieutenant Pon said details of what ca...


NBA Podcast: Where will Gordon Hayward wind up in free agency?

Gordon Hayward will be among the top players available when the free agency period begins, and Pat Riley has reportedly secured the initial meeting. Boston ...


American Student Freed By North Korea Arrives Home

But Rodman, who has visited with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , said the issue of four Americans detained by the North is "not my goal right now". On the ...


Cyborg to face Evinger at UFC 214 after Anderson pulls out

The UFC released a statement confirming the change and stating "personal issues" as the reason for Anderson's withdrawal. "Cyborg", however, is still set ...


Roger Federer beats Alexander Zverev to win ninth Halle title

A break of serve which put the Swiss 5-2 ahead in the second set proved crucial and he clinched victory with his first match point courtesy of a typically sumpt...


Celtics working to land both Gordon Hayward and Paul George

By opting out of the final year of that deal, Hayward will leave $16.7 million on the table but he can get more money from the free-agent market. They also can ...


Mike D'Antoni named NBA Coach of the Year

Brogdon made history by becoming the first player not picked in the first round since the common draft era began in 1966 to win the award. Gordon beat out tea...


Vidal says 'smart ass' Ronaldo 'does not exist' to him

Portugal qualified as group leaders of group A and will face Chile who qualified as the runners-up in group B . Some talented youngsters have also been ...


McEnroe: Williams would be ranked 'like 700' on men's tour

I felt the need, however unfortunately, to defend myself and say what I really felt, which is about what I think she would be. She won the Australian Open ear...


Boston Celtics Add Jayson Tatum

His character and work ethic are what helped seal their decision. We know who Butler and Porzingis are and what they bring to the table. "I don't think we wer...


Russell Westbrook beats out Kawhi Leonard and James Harden for NBA MVP

Westbrook averaged a triple-double throughout the regular season, finishing with an average of 31.6 points, 10.7 rebounds and 10.4 assists per game, the fir...


Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft

Vegas shouldn't start blocking off the Strip for the parade just yet, but Sin City's new team is holding a remarkable hand after general manager George McPhee'...


Edmonton's Connor McDavid wins first Hart Trophy as NHL MVP

Lady Byng Trophy: 'Johnny Hockey" can now adopt the nickname "Johnny Gentleman, ' should he so choose. It was the first time a player with San Jose won the a...


What Ronaldo Told His Friend About His Future

While agreement over Morata's wages at Old Trafford is believed to have been agreed in principle, the less than cordial talks between United and Real Madrid ...


Santana leads to Twins to sweep, first place in AL Central

The Twins have won five of six at Progressive Field while the Indians have won all seven games in Minnesota. What first looked like a long and daunting 11-gam...


Saric, Brogdon unanimous All-Rookie selections

Antetokounmpo, known as the "Greek Freak", became the fifth player to lead his team in points, rebounds, assists, blocks and steals for a season since blocks an...


Rockets Mike D'Antoni Named NBA Coach Of The Year

The Rockets attempted over 40 3-pointers per game and made 1,181 triples in the regular season, blowing away the previous record of 1,077 by last year's 73-win ...


Mets move Tim Tebow up to Advanced A League

Despite lacking star power on the field, his leadership and locker room presence seems to have been enough to carry him to the next stage in his baseball career...


Ronaldo summoned to court, Mourinho accused of tax fraud

In a dramatic turn of events since scoring a brace to seal back-to-back Champions League titles for Real Madrid earlier in the month, the 32-year-old's future...


Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

As a result, the Flames had been reportedly exploring several different options to shore up their top four defensive group. Defenceman Travis Hamonic was acq...


Pelicans get Jackson from Charlotte in draft deal

Yahoo Sports first reported the deal. He fills a need for defense that the Suns have needed. "But for the most part, he just wants to be there and to know tha...


Cristiano Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million in Spanish tax fraud case

He's not talking about his family, Real Madrid , nothing. Jose Mourinho has told Manchester United's board to sign Harry Kane ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo...


Lopez and Mueller defy age, seeding to reach Queen's semis

The left-handed Spaniard pounced on Dimitrov's sudden weakness on his topspin backhand, wasting six break-point opportunities in the 10th game but succeeding in...


Luis Garcia Says Mo Salah Has Everything To Succeed At Liverpool

The Reds' new No.11, taking the number from Roberto Firmino who will switch to No.9, added that he is "100 per-cent" a better player than when he played for ...


Rare dismissal helps Proteas level series

The Proteas beat the hosts by just three runs to win the second T20I at Taunton and level the three-match series at 1-1. In reply, it looked like England...


Diego Costa is being courted by Diego Simeone's family

This effectively rules out Chelsea's preferred solution to the mess they are in with Costa. Antonio Conte could be left frustrated in his attempts to oust...


Germany-Chile Confederations Cup encounter in Kazan ends with 1-1 draw

Discussing a period of heavy Chile pressure in the opening 45 minutes, Low said: "I didn't have the impression our players were "lost" in the first half". Ind...


Petra Kvitova qualifies for her first final since horrific knife attack

Now each are showing fine grass court form leading up to this year's Wimbledon . Kvitova said: "Ashleigh, she's the kind of player for sure with a great touc...


Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna feeling 'weird,' mentally off

Paddy Steinford, the Blue Jays' mental performance coach who travels with the team, has been working with Osuna to overcome his anxiety. Royals catcher Salv...


What time is the National Basketball Association draft?

Although the Lakers have been his family's team since before he could walk, Ball said he hasn't been to many games in person: "My dad didn't like the seats, b...


Rafael Nadal Wins Historic 10th French Open Title

I was a little bit hesitating with my selection of shots. "If you have no doubts it is probably because you are too arrogant". Rafael Nadal defeated Stan...


Jose Mourinho Claim Filed by Spanish Prosecutors over Alleged Tax Fraud

Ronaldo has been linked with an exit from the Santiago Bernabeu, due to accusations of tax fraud, but Perez does not think that his player has done anything un...


Ship Was on Autopilot When It Hit US Destroyer

There were no one injured on the container ship, but 7 sailors went missing later found dead in the flooded berthing section on the side, along with three oth...


Mexico recovers to beat NZ 2-1 in fiery Confed Cup game

Goals from Peralta and Raul Jimenez saw Mexico move to the top of Group A later in the day, above Portugal on goals scored, and knock New Zealand out ...


Prosecutors would swap prison for fine in Messi tax fraud case

The judge in charge of the case will make a decision bearing in mind the prosecutor's recommendations. The five-time Ballon d'Or victor told FC Barcelona th...


Roger Federer reaches semi-finals at Gerry Weber Open in Halle

He faced Mischa Zverev in the next round and the German also proved to be no match for him as he finished him off in straight sets. The German Mayer is the ...