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by | June 24, 2017 | 01:08

Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman promised change after his team was bounced in the opening round of the playoffs. FILE - At left, in an October 14, 2016, file photo, Chicago Blackhawks left wing Artemi Panarin (72), of Russian Federation, plays against the Nashville Predators during the second period of an NHL hockey game, in Nashville, Tenn.

by | June 23, 2017 | 04:48

LaVar Ball , father of the UCLA star, made it clear early in the draft process that his son would remain in Los Angeles after starring with the Bruins as a freshman. They are also debating Kentucky point guard De'Aaron Fox for the draft pick. LaVar Ball raised his family in Chino Hills, a Los Angeles suburb 35 miles east of Staples Center.

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:52

Vegas certainly will be able to be competitive early on if that's the route they choose to go in the National Hockey League expansion draft. "We've had a lot of discussions with free agents, we've had a lot of agents call", said McPhee.

by | June 21, 2017 | 01:53

McGregor had previously inked an exclusive clothing deal with Reebok , who also handles the outfitting policy for the UFC , but it appears that contract has come to an end just ahead of his fight with Mayweather . The match between Mayweather and McGregor will take place on August 26 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Alvarez, who cruised to a wide points win over fellow Mexican Julio Cesar Chavez Jr in May, admitted he did not know who WBO world middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders ...

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:14

Sunday Night , and all Sunday originals, was again overwhelmed by sports this week. If you would like to discuss another topic, look for a relevant article. An unaired segment obtained by Huffington Post showed Kelly telling him that "virtually every person we have met on the street says what they respect about you is they feel that you have returned dignity to Russian Federation".

by | June 20, 2017 | 01:10

Friday, ESPN reported that the Celtics could be trading the No. 1 overall pick to the Philadelphia 76ers for the No. 3 pick and a future first rounder. The Celtics have enough to put a competitive team on the floor as is without having to add a player of Butler's caliber. The Boston Celtics are making moves.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:03

Roelant Oltmans' men saw off a challenge from Scotland in their first game, coming out with a 4-1 win to begin their tournament in the manner they wanted. "They are ranked higher than us - so everyone is talking about India , India ". " India refuse to play against us (in Pakistan's adopted home of the United Arab Emirates)".

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:25

After much speculation, boxing great Floyd Mayweather and UFC mixed-martial artist Conor McGregor have finally inked a deal to face off in the boxing ring in Vegas. Even though the 40 year-old has gone down an entirely different route in taking on a UFC fighter without a boxing match to his name, Sulaiman wouldn't rule out awarding the August 26 match-up "Diamond title" status.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:20

Photo of Adam Hall courtesy of Amy Reissner. Utah's Andre Jackson was selected in the 12th round (No. 370 overall) by the Los Angeles Dodgers , which also drafted Ute teammate Riley Otteson with the No. Hall, a left-handed pitcher out of Valdosta High School (GA). Hall, who is about to graduate from A.B. Lucas in London, verbally committed in grade 10 to play for Texas A&M and signed a scholarship offer last September.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:11

Apple takes a 30% cut on every purchase, from the App Store or in-app. Lin outlined ways Apple can protect consumers from these duplicitous apps, including refunding its users and reviewing apps more strictly. After scanning his contacts, it noted "no dupplicates were found", with the same misspelling. Mobile analytics firm Sensor Tower estimates the app has generated about $80,000 per month.

by | June 15, 2017 | 02:13

Real's victory ensured it returned to Spain with the Champions League trophy, thus becoming the first club in the modern era to retain the cup. Back home at the Santiago Bernabeu, Ronaldo took centre stage as he sung about his own candidacy for the Ballon d'Or, which he claimed ahead of Barcelona foe and five-time victor Lionel Messi previous year.

by | June 13, 2017 | 10:59

On Monday night, the Warriors will try again to close out their second championship in three years with the fiery Green on the court to start Game 5 this time. Except it wasn't actually his second technical foul. "I take full responsibility for that". Draymond Green was asked Thursday about the Cavs fans who were caught on camera harassing his mother after Golden State's Game 3 win in Cleveland.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:19

Moreland went 3 for 4 with two RBI and a run scored. Pomeranz has allowed two earned runs or fewer in five straight starts for the Red Sox . Sale (8-2) pitched seven solid innings, giving up three runs on nine hits, striking out seven without issuing a walk.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:17

Shakib reached his hundred with a massive six in the 46th over before Boult removed him for 114 and Mahmudullah finished on 102 not out to guide Bangladesh home with 16 balls top spare. Shakib walked out in the fifth over, with New Zealand's pacers giving nothing away and having the batsmen on the hop. From Bangladesh , Mosaddek Hossain was the pick of the bowlers with 3 wickets.

by | June 09, 2017 | 09:28

Third-seeded Halep won 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, clinching the victory on the first of her two match points when Pliskova sent a return long. Bacsinszky fended off one with a swinging serve but Riga's finest made no mistake on the second, sending a forehand whistling into the corner to become the first Latvian player to reach a grand slam final.

by | June 08, 2017 | 01:39

The NBA's best player just came in at No. 2 on the annual Forbes list of the highest-paid athletes, just behind the world's top earner, Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo . Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck was sixth on Forbes' list with an estimated income of $50 million, tops among the 15 National Football League players on the list.

by | June 07, 2017 | 16:44

Well, Mallya recently tweeted that he will also attend India-Sri Lanka and South Africa later in the week. Earlier, pictures shared widely on social media showed the owner of the now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines sitting in the stands during the India-Pakistan Champions Trophy match, wearing a white coat.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:32

Castroneves had got the jump on Rahal through the first pit cycle, but as he was on a three-stop strategy, the advantage always lay with Rahal as he led 55 of a possible 70 laps. For Dixon, he will now be resting the ankle and preparing himself for more of the same on Sunday for race two, although he hopes to improve the performance of his auto to be in with a better shot of victory.

by | June 04, 2017 | 06:30

NOTES: Four players on the PGA Tour have held at least a five-shot lead after 36 holes the past two seasons. He capped off his day by pulling his tee shot into the water and making another bogey. The South Korea-born New Zealander is not playing this week's ShopRite LPGA Classic in New Jersey, which means she is certain to be overtaken by either Ariya Jutanugarn or Ryu So-yeon, the LPGA announced.

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:22

Twice he has dished out eight assists. "When he had an opportunity he went downhill and it worked out well". He had six in the first half alone. "I thought it was kind of ridiculous, to be honest", Curry said of the critics. Ultimately, it's just one game. It was a certified miracle the Cavs were within eight points, but that was fool's gold. But mindful of how the Cavaliers and Warriors went a combined 24-1 in the playoffs before colliding in The Finals, Silver says "we should ...

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:19

Ultimately the sets went 5-7 6-3 3-6 6-1 6-1. A round-up of reports and results from the men's and women's singles on Day 6 at the French Open . "So I'm just going to take it as a plus for now that I get a very good experience on the centre court, and I'm going to use it for the future for the good experience".

by | June 03, 2017 | 02:15

Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) celebrates against the Utah Jazz during the first quarter in game two of the second round of the 2017 NBA Playoffs at Oracle Arena. If the Cleveland Cavaliers want to win back-to-back championships and beat the Golden State Warriors in two-consecutive Finals , the wine and gold will likely have to play close to ideal basketball for (at least) four games to do so.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:24

Skipper Ainslie got the better of Franck Cammas's Team France at the start but - in a carbon copy of the defeats to the US and New Zealand - quickly let that position of dominance slip, with little errors being heavily punished. Outteridge, an Olympic gold medallist, got the best of Spithill at the start of their race. "It is just a shame we couldn't repay them in the races today".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:16

Lonzo Ball averaged 14.6 points, 6.0 rebounds and 7.6 assists in his one-and-done season at UCLA. How it affects the Sixers: It's just one rumor but Lonzo Ball falling to No. Will LaVar and his son Lonzo have a chance to recoup that $10 million or more from Nike, Adidas or Under Armour, or do they have a legit shot to net a lot more with Big Baller Brand? "After the Lakers thing goes down and the ideal scenario is going to unfold, the new deal, Nike (to) five years and $20 million".

by | June 01, 2017 | 01:22

Venus, who made her debut here in 1997 and was runner-up to Serena in 2002, next faces Kurumi Nara , who beat 15-year-old American Amanda Anisimova 3-6, 7-5, 6-4. "I think it's not easy for her to watch , because, you know, obviously she knows she can do well here", said Venus after the match. "I know it's going to be emotional for quite some time".