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Dwyane Wade speaks on relationship with Pat Riley

Wade should have retired with the one team he's played his entire career until now with. What is undeniable, however, is the buzz Wade's signing has brought t...


Fiery but friendly Nick Kyrgios next up at Wimbledon for Andy Murray

I just want to do better". "I see him at times more than I see my family", he said. Nick Kyrgios didn't want to sit down at the change of ends when Andy Mu...


Germany's Sami Khedira ruled out of Euro 2016 semi-final against France

Schweinsteiger is battling to be fit for the game in Marseille, after straining knee ligaments at the weekend, while Germany will be without Mario Gomez, Sami ...


Diamondbacks trade closer Ziegler to Red Sox for 2 prospects

Although hampered in the past two seasons by injuries, mostly due from getting hit on the wrist in the same spot by multiple pitches, he has stayed healthy this...


Conte ready for 'exciting adventure' at Chelsea after Italy exit

The Juventus midfielder spared a word for his club colleague Gianluigi Buffon , who shed tears after being on the losing end in Saturday's memorable shoot-ou...


No all-Williams final, but still one of note

Left-hander Kerber sealed victory with a sizzling cross-court forehand pass, and will be bidding to become Germany's first women's singles champion at Wimbledon...


Jets sign Perreault to four-year extension with AAV of $4.125 million

A restricted free agent since July 1, Scheifele has signed a contract extension that will pay him $49 million, or an average of $6.125 million per season. With ...


Deschamps: France Made History By Beating Germany

Antoine Griezmann was once more the hero for France , blasting into the back of the net to help his team become the first host nation to twice reach a Europea...


Wimbledon 2016: Serena Williams pressured to win another Grand Slam?

Ivan got Andy to reset his focus. Three of Djokovic's six titles this year have come at Murray's expense, in Melbourne, Paris and Madrid, and the Scot has los...


Andy King raves about Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey

They have become the first team to reach the semifinal on their European Championship debut since Sweden in 1992 and have scored 10 goals along the way. There's...


Here's Why Russell Westbrook Should Play for the Chicago Bulls

Westbrook could leave whatever team he's traded to, and while I don't know if the Celtics do the above trade for half a season with no guarantees ... So what ...


Raonic beats Federer in five sets to reach first Grand Slam final

Murray got a break with his three-set win over Berdych after he'd gone the distance against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarters. "That was the first time (I s...


Dustin Johnson wins the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

Two starts, two victories and now No. 2 in the world. "Forty-two years of age, I turn 43 in October". "I feel great. My game is where it's been all year", he...


Kyle Busch wins Alsco 300 in Kentucky

Sprint Cup driver Kyle Busch won the Alsco 300 , his 81st victory in 320 NASCAR XFINITY Series (NXS) races. There were also 22 passes for the lead under the g...


Mets pitcher Matt Harvey to undergo season-ending surgery

Robert Thompson with the media. The issue involves a constriction of the opening in which nerves and blood vessels pass between the neck and shoulder. "He just...


'We deserve it' - Ronaldo believes Portugal can win Euro 2016 final

Certainly more so than in 2014. "There's more improvements from us and come the World Cup qualifiers - which are not too far away - we'll get back to working ...


Eden Hazard provides Euro 2016's best individual performance

De Bruyne told RTBF that Wales "have some superstars" and that Chris Coleman's side "play well tactically and defensively". They played the Welsh in the quali...


Lawmaker: North Carolina LGBT law will largely stay intact

Legislative leaders have said they plan no other changes to the law that was enacted earlier this year. LGBT advocates "want complete repeal", Fitzgerald said...


Rep. Corrine Brown steps down from committee

We've got the rest of the story. Brown said that "due to House rules", she is temporarily stepping down "to avoid potential distractions from the important wo...


Poland edge Switzerland on penalties to secure Euro quarter-final berth

Swiss Goalkeeper Yann Sommer, who also plays for Moenchengladbach, said that Poland is a hard opponent. His 82nd minute goal, which cancelled out Jakub Bla...


Hamels loses for 1st time since May; Twins top Rangers 5-4

Indians 2, Blue Jays 1 (19): At Toronto, Carlos Santana homered in the 19th off infielder Darwin Barney and the Cleveland Indians set a franchise record by win...


Inflatable arch collapses over rider in Tour de France

The 2014 Tour victor had lost a lot of time in the early stages, and wasn't really interested in contesting the overall win this year, having won the 2016 Gir...


Murray wins thriller as Fed lies in wait

The World No 2 raced into a two-set lead against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France in his quarter final only to find himself pegged back by his stubborn French oppon...


USA Basketball makes Olympic roster official

Not that United States of America basketball managing director Jerry Colangelo is complaining. For a short while, it appeared that the US basketball team wo...


Obama, Putin speak by phone, ready to increase Syria coordination

In particular, telecom operators and internet resources will need to store the recordings of all phone calls and the content of all text messages for a period o...


Froome takes stage eight and yellow jersey

Froome made a decision to attack on the climb, and although it was quickly negotiated by Quintana, the Team Sky man went again at the summit, surging into his d...


Wimbledon - Andy Murray holds nerve to fend off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's comeback

But the Scot put his fans through the mill in a dramatic encounter with Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga that had his fans on Henman Hill spilling their Pimm's in c...


Ronaldo: France are favourites, but Portugal will win

France coach Didier Deschamps said the Euro 2016 hosts had beaten world champions Germany to reach the final by never giving up despite suffering relentles...


WWE Rumours: Brock Lesnar expected to beat Randy Orton at SummerSlam

After that bout, newly crowned women's bantamweight champ Miesha Tate (18-5) will put her belt on the line for the first time against Brazilian Amanda Nunes ...


U.S. Olympic swimming | American team has underwhelming trials

And after this last joust in American water, there is nothing left but a final act in Rio de Janeiro in August. Phelps turned 31 on Thursday, and his relati...


R Ashwin will be key against West Indies: Sourav Ganguly

India will play warm-up matches against West Indies Cricket Board President's XI on 9-10 July and 14-16 July at Warner Park, Basseterre. "However, I've been do...


Jones' B sample also fails doping test

Jon Jones' B sample tests have confirmed the presence of a banned substance, according to the United States Anti-Doping Agency. USADA spokesman Ryan Madden c...


LIVERPOOL - Martin Skrtel edging closer to FENERBAHCE

The Turkish club has released a statement confirming the club is in negotiations over a deal to buy the Slovakia worldwide, who has fallen out of favor at Anfi...


How The Mavs Benefited From The Warriors

Barnes commemorated his fresh start on Twitter while also sending a classy farewell missive to the Bay Area. Kevin Durant decided his best chance for "growth...


Kevin Durant joins Warriors

They shared a big hug before Thursday's festivities. Speaking before the media for the first time as a member of the Warriors, the star forward discussed his ...


Jurgen klopp signs new six-year liverpool contract

A few months later, now we talk about a long-term relationship - obviously something happened in these eight months and I'm really happy about the opportunity t...


Andy Murray faces new foe in 11th Grand Slam final

The pair have met twice in grand slams, with Murray winning both: in straight sets at the US Open in 2012 and by the long route at this year's Australian Open...


Freddy Galvis' 2-run homer lifts Phillies over Braves 4-3

So what to make of these Jekyll and Hyde Phillies? "After I threw that last pitch and got the out, I was just out there shaking, thanking God for the opport...


Duke of Kent to present trophies at Wimbledon

Serena Williams and Angelique Kerber will square off for the second time this year as they go head-to-head for the Wimbledon crown. The 34-year-old America...


For Edwin Encarnacion, a lesson: Don't bump an ump

The win improved Happ's season record to 11-3 - the most wins by a Toronto pitcher before the all-star break since Roy Halladay had 11 in 2008. The Blue Jays...


Ryan Giggs leaves Man United to become manager

The 42-year-old Welshman was offered a "downgraded" role by United after Mourinho insisted on bringing his trusted lieutenant Rui Faria with him to Old Traffor...


'France will give all to beat Germany'

Scottish team Motherwell is said to have been the origin of the viking clap , but there is no doubt Iceland's fans made it famous. Former European Championsh...


Kevin Durant, Warriors hold press conference

This was what Durant wanted and he made sure it happened. On that meeting in the Hamptons. . Now everybody wants to play for Golden State. Stephen Curry...


Katie Ledecky's miss on relay could be good thing for Rio Olympics

Olympic trials. Olympic veterans Amanda Weir, Lia Neal, Allison Schmitt and Dana Vollmer took the next four spots to put themselves at the head of the 4x100 fre...


Serena Williams No. 1 Puts Pressure On Herself As Wimbledon Approaches

She needs one more Grand Slam championship to equal Steffi Graf's Open-era record of 22 titles. United States player Serena Williams reacts after a point aga...


United move honours dad's memory — Mkhitaryan

Now Ferguson , who is Man United's most successful manager in history, says the Madrid coach should not have gone back to Chelsea. Mourinho also believes t...


Blue Jays keep rolling with convincing win over Royals

So, for Estrada's own good, the Blue Jays eliminated any possibility of that happening when they placed him on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 3...


Kyrie Irving & Harrison Barnes Will Play For USA In Rio Olympics

Kyrie Irving , who spent one year at Duke before beginning his NBA career with the Cleveland Cavaliers , has been named to the 12-man U.S. Olympic basketball t...


Hamilton on top, Vettel raises gearbox fear

It came after his earlier fastest lap in Q3 was deleted by race stewards because he ran wide and off the circuit, leaving him 10th with only three minutes remai...


Body washes ashore on Rio Olympic volleyball beach

Day like the other high-profile golfers stuck to the popular theme. Organisers and the World Health Organisation have said the risk of contracting the virus...