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Mike Conley's $153 million deal another win in Grizzlies' great offseason

Conley met with the Mavericks on Friday afternoon, but it was always expected that Conley would re-sign with Memphis. In his first five seasons in the NBA, Pars...


Dana White confirms UFC sale to WME | IMG-led group

Lorenzo and his brother Frank Fertitta purchased the organization from Semaphore Entertainment in 2001 for only $2 million . With White as the promotional face...


Mourinho building an fantastic team at Man Utd — Mkhitaryan

United will play Borussia Dortmund on July 22 before taking on Pep Guardiola's Manchester City on July 25. Mkhitaryan, 27, joined Borussia Dortmund from Sha...


Criticism mounts over how police handle Louisiana protesters

Since Friday, July 9, there have been just under 200 arrests related to various unscheduled protests that have happened throughout the city. An additional fou...


Croatia national team and Mario Hezonja earn Olympic berth

Giannis Antetokounmpo had a awful game. Serbia shot 54.7% in the game, most notably converting on 61.5% of their 2-point field goals. The star guard added si...


Murray's competitiveness helped him win 2nd Wimbledon title

He said: "After Wimbledon the last time, the few months afterwards, motivation was hard". The 29-year-old was instrumental as Great Britain lifted the Davis...


White Sox's Chris Sale to start All-Star Game

Cueto certainly is deserving with a 13-1 record and 2.47 ERA. He has won 10 consecutive decisions since an April 21 loss. "I was just very happy to be here". Ri...


Lucas thrilled with new Klopp deal

At the end, be really happy about the time we had together". Klopp, 49, discussed plans about a new youth set-up as he gave some insight into his masterplan f...


Champions Portugal fly home to hero's welcome, presidential honour

In doing so, Portugal denied the French a third final victory on home soil to add to Euro '84 and the 1998 World Cup. It's a great disappointment for it to ...


Abdul Sattar Edhi dies at 88

His funeral and particularly his namaaz-e-janaza represented much more of what Pakistan is today, and none of the saintliness of a faqir, which Edhi had become....


Charges against Sabres' O'Reilly dropped

According to CTV , The Crown said there was "no reasonable prospect for conviction". O'Reilly, 25, was charged after his vintage green 1951 Chevrolet pick-up ...


Cory Jane says Super Rugby dominance won't win Bledisloe

Few Wallabies players were performing prior to the worldwide break in June and their Super Rugby sides have won just three of the 19 games against New Zealand t...


It's cruel and magnificent at the same time: France's Griezmann

The team in full (4-2-3-1): Rui Patricio; Joshua Kimmich, Jerome Boateng, Pepe, Raphael Guerreiro; Toni Kroos, Joe Allen; Antoine Griezmann, Aaron Ramsey, Dimit...


Lionel Messi transfer: La Liga chief fears Barcelona star exit

BARCELONA , Spain - The president of the Spanish football league said he's anxious Lionel Messi could leave to play in another country after being found guilt...


Forget moths, THIS was the funniest moment of the Euro 2016 final

But the response of his teammates was telling, as they rose to the challenge of playing without their captain and best player in a major tournament for the firs...


Hamilton wins British Grand Prix, Rosberg picks second spot

DRIVERS' STANDINGS: 1 Rosberg 171 points 2 Hamilton 167 3 Raikkonen 106 4 Ricciardo 100 5 Vettel 98. Hamilton's fourth win of the season was his 47th c...


Radio Penalty Costs Rosberg Second

Race director Charlie Whiting took the unpopular decision to start the grand prix under the safety vehicle and for the opening laps pole-sitter Hamilton led a...


UFC 200 results and highlights: Miesha Tate vs. Amanda Nunes

The new main event was then switched to Brock Lesnar and Mark Hunt. Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone, as UFC 200 went down last Saturday ...


Serena Williams wins Wimbledon - and 22nd Grand Slam title

LONDON (AP) - To hear Serena Williams and her coach tell it, the process of getting her ready to win Wimbledon for a record-tying 22nd Grand Slam title began w...


Kelly Ripa gave Dwyane Wade a new pair of Bulls 'underwear'

He agreed to a two-year contract worth about $47 million - $7 million more than the Heat offered - on Wednesday night. Chicago was his first home, and is ...


Weekly San Diego Sports Preview

A price dip on the secondary market isn't rare in the days leading up to the game. In a game against the Cincinnati Reds on June 27, Kris Bryant made histor...


Montgomerie to hit opening shot at Royal Troon

Spieth is out of the Olympics. Already, the "Olympic effect" can be witnessed by the increase in the number of National Federations under the umbrella of the ...


'The Bachelor' spoilers: Ranking Jordan Rodgers, Robby Hayes, more JoJo Fletcher contenders

Spoilers say that JoJo will eliminate James and Alex on this week's Bachelorette. The other three will get dates because JoJo is keeping them around so s...


UFC 200: Brock Lesnar shows little rust in return

This is something she'll relish at least for a time before getting back to work. Silva accepted the fight Thursday after Jon Jones was pulled from the card af...


Malzahn: Four Auburn players won't miss playing time

So it was good for me to set back and look and evaluate everything. Said the coach, "Offensively, one thing we have focused on in the spring and will in fall ca...


Griezmann named player of the European Championship

As he starts to walk off, the child offers more kind words, and the French supporter, overcome with emotion, leans back in and hugs the boy. These are arguabl...


US Women's Gymnastics Team for Rio Olympics Is The Best Ever?

Unlike during the 2012 games, Douglas won't be the headliner. The so-called "Flying Squirrel" from L.A.is one of the first USA women's gymnasts to make two Ol...


D'Angelo Russell hits game-winner for Lakers after playing 'like s-'

Portis, who struggled with his shooting last season but showed impressive under-the-rim potential, is hoping he becomes a bigger part of the rotation (17.8 minu...


Gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman earns spot on US Olympic team

Gabby Douglas competes on the uneven bars during the USA women's gymnastics championships on June 26, 2016, in St. Louis. She finished the weekend in third plac...


Cristiano Ronaldo Outcoached His Coach In Euro 2016 Final

Ronaldo's 2016 Euro campaign had come to a frustrating end after 24 minutes of the final game as he was carried crying from the pitch on a stretcher with a knee...


Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba 'not desperate to move'

Real Madrid's pursuit of Paul Pogba has come to an end after the Spanish giants withdrew their interest in the France playmaker, per Andy Burton of Sky Spor...


France, Serbia, Croatia book Rio men's basketball spots

On the other side of things, former Raptor (and current cap figure) Nando de Colo laid down a 6-for-7 onslaught for 13 points in the first half to pace France...


Thousands turn out to welcome home Euro 2016 champions Portugal

The next Portugal head coach? It speaks for Portugal's morale the way they improved during the course of the tournament, something people normally say about t...


Rosberg keeps P4 despite penalty

Hamilton said: "That's not my problem, It's their problem". The German came off worst and was later reprimanded with a 10-second penalty for causing the coll...


Ko in driving seat at US Women's Open

Women's Open Sunday at CordeValle Golf Club. Park, a five-time victor on the Korean LPGA Tour who is playing in her first US Open, held a two-stroke overnight...


Premier League clubs on alert as striker targeted by Tottenham rejects offer

Berahino, 22, has always been linked with an exit from West Brom, with Tottenham Hotspur seeing several offers rejected for the former England under-21 global l...


'The speed just wasn't there' for Allyson Felix

McLaughlin - who turns 17 on August 7 - becomes the youngest USA track and field Olympian since, well, since a week ago, when 18-year-old Vashti Cunninghamearne...


Pokemon Go appears to be live in some parts of Asia

Recently company planned for a global roll out but it looks like company has halted the plan because of the heavy load on the server. At the time of writing thi...


The life and times of Andy Murray, double Wimbledon champion

Prince William and wife Kate were joined by former champions Bjorn Borg, Boris Becker and Stefan Edberg as well as Hollywood actors Bradley Cooper, Benedict Cum...


Spurs Big Man Tim Duncan Calls It a Career

He won his last title in 15 seasons later in 2014 with Tony Parker, Manu Ginobili and Kawhi Leonard . "So I stayed out there the whole time". Some complain tha...


Jordan Spieth withdraws from Olympics

All cited the Zika virus in their decision. Spieth is not expected to address the media at Royal Troon until Tuesday. While the symptoms of Zika - which inclu...


Swapping Pokémon probable on Pokémon Go, Soon

The latter is likely the more popular option. Pokemon GO also holds the same chart positions in both Australia and New Zealand where the game was first lau...


Pokemon Go app invades N.J. streets, parks, cars and bathrooms

According to data from SimilarWeb , within the first two days of its release, more than five percent of Android smartphone users downloaded the app and it is ...


Masterful Murray digs deep to secure semi-final slot

But in all those years, across all those matches, Murray had never once been the top-ranked player left in the last eight or the outright favourite to win the t...


Red Sox closer Kimbrel out 3 to 6 weeks

Boston opened up more of a substantial lead in the next half inning - Leon led off with a single and Mookie Betts hit a deep fly ball toward the wall in center...


Daniel Cormier: Brock Lesnar should be WWE champion

He is going to return to the octagon after about 5 years. From there, Nunez did not let up until she had the belt around her waste. Despite a lot of shuffli...


Nico Rosberg hit with radio rap at British Grand Prix

A five second time penalty, the least severe, for rules infringement would drop the German racer to third place. There are 11 races remaining. When the trac...


UFC 200: Tate vs. Nunes Results

The caveat? Due to the rapid fire deal, Lesnar gets a free pass on the 4-month pre-fight PED testing requirement (instead he faces a much less stringent 3-we...


Miko Grimes makes racist remarks about Dolphins owner, GM

Grimes took plenty of criticism for that comment from a wide variety of Twitter users, but stood by it and insisted that she wasn't racist, everyone else was (i...


Charles Barkley not high on Kevin Durant going to super team

Yes, that also means he is going to pull down $54 million over the next two seasons with the Golden State Warriors and his decision means that the Thunder can't...