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Giancarlo Stanton Display Of Power At The All-Star Home Run Derby

Stanton's 61 homers traveled an estimated 27,187 feet - or 5.15 miles. His new hitting coach is the king of home runs Barry Bonds. Eventual victor Stanton obl...


How is Dwyane Wade getting used to being a Chicago player?

Since Dwyane Wade is not yet officially signing with the Chicago Bulls, Udonis Haslem thinks of a insane tactic he remembered in last year's free agency. "I t...


Mourinho joins fans in praising Manchester United debutant Mkhitaryan

Bailly featured in Mourinho's starting XI for Saturday's 2-0 win at Wigan , and explained the Ivory Coast worldwide needs more game time to get on the same w...


Monty set for lonely last round at British Open

It obviously helps when you're out of it and playing alongside someone like Snedeker, who is known for moving quickly and playing ready golf. Stenson had his ...


Chelsea's Conte hopes to light a fire

Victor Moses, who was in impressive form the entire game, then almost forced Rapid into scoring an own goal with his unsafe ball into the box before substitute ...


Ronaldo best of his era - Sir Alex Ferguson

So I reckon he is in a good position. Whilst Ronaldo rose head and shouders above the competition, the chasing pack consisted of players ala Gareth Bale, Anto...


Denver Broncos Sign Von Miller To Record Deal For A Defender

Miller's agency, Vanguard Sports, announced the deal on Friday, and the reigning Super Bowl MVP posted a Twitter photo of himself in a Broncos jersey with the ...


Why I brought Kante to Chelsea - Conte

And finally, Chelsea have reportedly set their sights on a move for Valencia centre-half Shkodran Mustafi after growing frustrated in their pursuit to sign Juve...


Lamb hit hard, Price ejected as Reds lose to Brewers 9-1

After summoning reliever Keyvius Sampson, Price resumed his argument with Wolcott over the foul tip and would not leave until ejected. He (Wolcott) did, too. Kh...


Von Miller agrees to largest defensive contract in NFL

Miller and Denver spent the offseason in a contract staredown this season, but the sides agreed to a six-year, $114.5 million deal that includes $70 million gua...


LeBron James' jersey lost to Stephen Curry's No. 30 during the playoffs

I felt as comfortable as I ever felt.... "It was organic, it was authentic, it was real", Durant said. "In most arenas, we had a strong contingent of Warriors...


Draymond Green arrested for assault

Police said they did arrest an National Basketball Association player for assault , but did not confirm any other details. "That's all we're confirming right n...


Mickelson shrugs off wind and rain to maintain lead

It takes 72 holes to win, but one mental lapse can end your chances of winning at Royal Troon. Stenson turned a one-shot overnight deficit into an identical a...


Keselowski runs out of gas, still wins at Kentucky Speedway

Harvick hasn't won since the fourth race at Phoenix but has posted 13 top-10 finishes with seven top fives in 17 starts. The other major change to the track i...


Spieth pulls out of next month's Olympics

It wasn't an easy decision for me. 'Not everybody's going to understand. Spieth's stock has risen sharply in the previous year after he won the Masters and ...


Lewis Hamilton hopes Mercedes do not impose team orders following collision

Max Verstappen in a Red Bull was second and Kimi Raikkonen of Ferrari was third. Race stewards revealed three hours after the race and the ruling does not aff...


Murphy Wrecks Mets Again, Scherzer, Nats Win 6-1

We've been in this situation one year ago, where things looked bleak, and ended up playing in the World Series. "That's what made us so successful in the second...


A look at the third round of the British Open

Steve Stricker's second round at the British Open was par for the course. Sweden's Henrik Stenson leads the British Open by a single shot from Phil Mickelson ...


Wimbledon: Andy Murray plays down pressure talk at Wimbledon

Truth be told, Lendl appeared unbearably queasy over the last two sets. Murray lost only one more game and closed out a 7-6 (10), 6-1, 3-6, 4-6, 6-1 victory a...


Chelsea beaten in first game under Antonio Conte

The 25-year-old was a rock-solid component of Claudio Ranieri's midfield in 2015-16, and a major part of the success which saw the Foxes raise the Premier Leagu...


UKIP leader Nigel Farage stands down

Mr Farage said today he will not be backing any of his colleagues in particular as the right person to replace him, but hopes the "best man or woman wins". Fa...


American teenage track star Sydney McLaughlin qualifies for Rio Olympic Games

Jenna Prandini , meanwhile, has never been to the Olympics and failed to qualify in the 100 meters. Which made the finish in Sunday's women's 200 final very i...


Cavendish secures 4th victory in this year's Tour de France

Kittel was the dominant sprinter in 2013 and 2014, winning four stages at the Tour in both editions. "I started my sprint at 250 or 220 at the bottom of the r...


France favourites, but Portugal will win Euro 2016: Cristiano Ronaldo

However, they seemed to group up much better in the semi-final match against Wales. With six goals to his name, Antoine Griezmann is the darling of France , ...


Bogaerts Blast Lifts Sox 4-1 Over Rays

Kimbrel was named to the American League All-Star team as a manager's selection on Tuesday. Kimbrel had a 1-3 record and 17 saves with a 3.55 earned-run ave...


Strasburg moves to 13-0 in Nats' win

We had to keep Tanner kind of rested", Washington manager Dusty Baker said. "He needs to get back here and help us and get involved in the fight with us". TI...


Retired champion Gordon could race for Earnhardt next week

Although much attention has been placed on Earnhardt's recent wrecks at MI and Daytona, Duchardt said HMS had no indication Earnhardt suffered any problems in...


Mercedes accept Rosberg's radio penalty

The action started properly after five laps, and many drivers opted for intermediate tyres, with Hamilton , Verstappen and Pérez benefitting from waiting later...


ISIS claims responsibility for France attack

Women comfort each other next to tributes on the Promenade des Anglais on Saturday in Nice , France . At least 10 children and adolescents were among the de...


My toughest critic is me not the Press, says Murray

All Tsonga's touch around the net came into play, and he took a 6-4 lead, but Murray levelled. After losing the second set badly, Tsonga came back in the thir...


Iowa's Simpson, Houlihan headed to the 2016 Rio games

Olympic Trials to make the Olympic Team, those plans changed. There wasn't much doubt she would, and Riga resident Jenn Suhr officially punched her ticket t...


Red Sox closer Kimbrel to undergo surgery, out 3-6 weeks

And even if Craig Kimbrel and Junichi Tazawa aren't seriously injured, the Red Sox still need another late-inning reliever to ease the burden on 41-year-old ...


Kerber sets up Serena final after downing Venus

But the Williams' clan was denied another match on centre court as Angelique Kerber , who beat Serena in the Australian Open final in January, put paid to th...


Ashwin ready to bowl 'boring long spells' against West Indies

The team will look towards me to deliver and with that comes pressure. "It has been 10-12 days since Bangalore camp. I know that I didn't do well in the shorter...


Tim Duncan's letter to Spurs fans is heartwarming

You are reading news and information on LongIsland.com, Long Island's Most Popular Website, Since 1996. "Really clever, incisive people with ideas that really b...


Utah Republicans heading to national convention unsure of Trump

His only other mention of the prospective nominee came when he said it is "time to stop Hillary Clinton and elect Donald Trump president of the United States"...


Donald Trump Says Mike Pence 'Won't' Call Hillary Clinton Names

He said his new boss was someone who understood the frustrations of ordinary Americans in a way reminiscent of former President Ronald Reagan. Stahl mention...


Rory McIlroy admits drug testing needs to be tighter in golf

McIlroy said he did not get into golf to "grow the game", a reason touted for the push to include golf in the Games, but rather "to win championships". Aske...


Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton wins Home Run Derby, hits 61

Stanton crunched 61 home runs in San Diego , shattering the single-night mark of 41 by Bobby Abreu in 2005, and doing so in a ballpark not known for being ki...


Nintendo Plans To Release Mini NES Classic Edition

Nintendo's classic system - home to iconic games like Super Mario Bros . and the Legend of Zelda - is slated for a second coming. The console will be avai...


Emanuele Giaccherini comments on his Sunderland exit after sealing £2m Napoli move

Having played under the manager both at Juventus and in the national side, it was seen as the ideal transfer. Upon his arrival in Naples, Giaccherini told ssc...


Broncos' Von Miller deserved to be NFL's highest-paid non-quarterback

Miller's agent, Joby Branion , and the Broncos agreed to the overall parameters of the deal last month but an agreement on Miller's guaranteed money has now ...


Mourinho, Januzaj big influence on Man Utd move — Henrikh Mkhitaryan

Striker Ibrahimovic, who completed his move to Old Trafford last week, has won titles in four different countries, including at Inter Milan, where he played und...


Emmy nominees 2016 are #EmmySoDiverse, with racially charged shows centre stage

Robot ", television has never been more impactful in its storytelling, sheer breadth of series and quality of performances by an incredibly diverse array of t...


Dale Earnhardt Jr. Sits Out From Racing Due To Concussion-Like Symptoms

Alex Bowman will fill in for him this Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Earnhardt missed two races in 2012 because of two concussions over a six-week pe...


Ramsey gutted to miss semi - but backs Wales to reach final

All three Welsh goal scorers against Belgium, ranked second best team in the world, were English - Ashley Williams , 31, from Wolverhampton, Sam Vokes , 26, w...


Durant's move to the Warriors changes the NBA land

Together they came to the team's practice facility to meet the media, some season ticketholders, and Warriors brass as he became the newest member of Dub Nation...


76ers sign prospect Saric 2 years after draft-night trade

I sat down with Scott and Matt to discover how the O'Neil family breeds success. Sixers player development coach Chris Babcock spent 1½ weeks monitoring Saric...


Gabby Douglas makes U.S. Olympic gymnastics team

According to her Team USA fact sheet , Rio will be her first major senior worldwide meet. At 22, they call Raisman "Grandma". Gabby Douglas is the reigning...


Yasir sparkles as Pakistan push lead to 107 at lunch

Wickets fell regularly thereafter on a slowish pitch as Pakistan reached 214 for eight for a lead of 281. A second followed upon the resumption with the lead on...