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Ahman Green jailed on suspicion of child abuse
- June 27, 2017

Paul Srubas of the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports that the Brown County Sheriff's Office confirmed that Green was arrested and taken to the county jail. Green was expected to appear in court Monday afternoon. The 40-year-old Green was inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame in 2014. Green began his career with the Seattle Seahawks after being picked in the third round of the 1998 NFL Draft. (more...)
Saric among record four global All-Rookie picks Saric among record four global All-Rookie picks
- June 27, 2017

No Oklahoma City Thunder players made either All-Rookie team, though first-year talents Domantas Sabonis and Alex Abrines received votes. With the NBA Award show taking place later Monday night, some of the ballots are beginning to leak - with the All-Rookie teams amongst them. (more...)
Vettel disgraced himself today: Hamilton
- June 27, 2017

The racing resumed, for a fifth time, behind a safety auto and when it came in after one lap Hamilton pulled away and Ricciardo dived past Stroll to snatch third. Hamilton was on Vettel's tail on the last lap, but could not overtake. After the race Vettel told reporters: "Nothing happened, did it?" The fact Ricciardo won from 10th on the grid, and that Bottas clawed his way back from last following an early incident, summed up one of the most freakish races for years. (more...)
Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton in F1 crash row
- June 26, 2017

That incident saw Vettel hit with a 10-second stop and go penalty for unsafe driving, although it didn't prevent him from finishing in fourth place ahead of Hamilton to maintain a 14-point lead in the Drivers' Championship. Hamilton was on Vettel's tail on the last lap, but could not overtake. Vettel, who was given a time penalty, said he only did it in response to a unsafe braking move by Hamilton right in front of him. (more...)
Back from Europe, former Bulls player Jimmy Butler arrives in Minnesota
- June 26, 2017

The trade brings together Butler and Wolves coach and president Thibodeau, who coached the Bulls for five seasons before being fired in 2015. The Bulls then used the no. Minnesota pulled off a huge steal and grabbed Jimmy Butler from the Bulls on draft night, but instead of shipping out Rubio, the Wolves parted with Kris Dunn and Zach Lavine . (more...)
Ricciardo glory contrasts with Verstappen misfortune Ricciardo glory contrasts with Verstappen misfortune
- June 26, 2017

On a day of heat and many incidents, including a red-flagged halt to the action in both sessions, Verstappen's Red Bull Australian team-mate Daniel Ricciardo was third fastest in second practice ahead of Finn Kimi Raikkonen and his Ferrari team-mate championship leading five-time champion German Sebastian Vettel . (more...)
Floyd Mayweather was fly at the BET Awards Floyd Mayweather was fly at the BET Awards
- June 26, 2017

He is undefeated in 21 years, while UFC star McGregor has never competed in a professional boxing match. "I think McGregor will do him inside one round". "But the reason Conor McGregor's as big as he is is he'll fight anybody, anywhere, anytime. People all around the world demanded this fight so I had to give them what they wanted to see", Mayweather said in an interview with BSOTV . (more...)
Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid Ronaldo exit: Perez's interview may keep player in Real Madrid
- June 26, 2017

However, CR7 has now reportedly told his Portugal team-mates while away on Confederations Cup duty, talks with Perez have been "very positive". Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho was also yesterday accused of evading 3.3 million euro ($3.7 million) in tax at Real Madrid , the public prosecutor's office in Madrid announced. (more...)
Man United on verge of signing Real Madrid's Alvaro Morata
- June 26, 2017

Real have put forward several arguments for demanding a higher fee , underlining Morata's status as a regular Spain worldwide, in addition to the fact that, at just 24 years old, he still has the bulk of his career ahead of him. The Sport Review understands that the hold-up in Morata's proposed transfer to Manchester United is because of negotiations about agent fees. ESPN reckon the Portuguese has made Real Madrid striker Morata his top priority and that the club have made progress in ... (more...)
Video review used to show red card to Cameroon defender
- June 26, 2017

Alexis Sanchez is set to again show why Arsenal are desperate to keep him when he faces Australia on Sunday at the Confederations Cup with Chile's all-time top scorer stalling over a contract extension. "Some of my players have no experience and were nervous because one mistake could have eliminated us", Loew said through a translator. "We will have to see how he feels because he had to break off training". (more...)
Werner brace fires Germany into semi against Mexico
- June 26, 2017

Mexico beat hosts Russian Federation 2-1 in Kazan to take them through to the semi-finals, while Portugal topped Group A and joined the Mexicans after beating last-place New Zealand in St. Alexis Sanchez then managed to get clear but the ball was taken off his foot by Ryan Milligan's last-ditch tackle. Ondoa denied Werner his hat-trick and brilliantly kept out an effort from substitute Amin Younes as Germany threatened to add further goals. (more...)
Liverpool legend on why the Reds require a 'perfect' transfer window Liverpool legend on why the Reds require a 'perfect' transfer window
- June 26, 2017

Additionally, the young midfielder can offer competition to several Liverpool players if he does join Anfield this summer. The 25-year-old Egypt global returns to the Premier League after three seasons in Italy with Fiorentina and Roma - his first two campaigns on loan from Chelsea . (more...)
Weight, gloves, promoter and network involved in McGregor vs
- June 26, 2017

Although McGregor has never competed in the boxing ring, he has amassed a record of 21-3 in the "Octagon", and is one of the most recognized fighters in the world. Both fighters are noted for their ability to sell their fights , and both have exchanged in trash talking and more to promote their bouts. Former five-weight world champion Mayweather , widely considered the best boxer of his generation, retired unbeaten in 2015 after 49 bouts. (more...)
Kevin Durant trolled haters by rocking an incredible championship cupcake hat Kevin Durant trolled haters by rocking an incredible championship cupcake hat
- June 26, 2017

The subtext, as many assumed and as Sports Illustrated's Lee Jenkins later revealed in a profile on Westbrook : Durant - in the parlance of many Thunder players (including formerly Durant himself) - was soft like a cupcake. Back when Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook were breaking into the National Basketball Association together and learning how to win together, one of their veteran mentors was tough guy Kendrick Perkins. (more...)
One of Britain's best tennis players just tested positive for cocaine One of Britain's best tennis players just tested positive for cocaine
- June 26, 2017

I do not condone for one second to anyone that this was acceptable behaviour . "I can only apologise from the bottom of my heart". This has been a sad and humbling experience. The suspension means Evans will miss the opportunity to play on home soil at Wimbledon in just over a week after missing the recent Queen's tournament with injury. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel clash at Azerbaijan Grand Prix
- June 26, 2017

The Azerbaijan Grand Prix was a lively event with crashes, safety cars and a coming together between the title leaders - Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton and Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel . we were going slow, if we had been going fast it could've been a lot worse". Jacques Villeneuve, the great Canadian victor of the 1997 F1 World Championship, had suggested Stroll might be one of F1's "worst rookies in history" - even after he took points in Montreal. (more...)
Ice Cube's BIG3 hoops league tips off with close games, familiar faces Ice Cube's BIG3 hoops league tips off with close games, familiar faces
- June 26, 2017

Both were expected to be OK. "[Three-on-three basketball is] played hundreds of times more than full-court, five on five-especially at the younger levels". Lewis was a two-time All-Star who averaged almost 15 points in the National Basketball Association and played in the Finals for the Miami Heat in 2014 in his final season, giving him one of the best resumes among the players in the Big3. (more...)
Premier League announces fixtures for 2017/18 season - Who do Chelsea play first? Premier League announces fixtures for 2017/18 season - Who do Chelsea play first?
- June 26, 2017

However, it could be a massive game for Ronald Koeman and his players as Everton face a really hard start to the season with away trips to Manchester City , Chelsea and Manchester United as well as a home game with Tottenham , coming in their first five games. (more...)
Spieth holes out bunker shot in playoff to capture PGA Travelers victory
- June 26, 2017

Spieth's victory saw him join Tiger Woods as the only two players to have won 10 times on the PGA Tour before age 24. Meanwhile, the rest of the field, minus Weekley , who shot a 2-over 72 to take himself out of contention, was going low with the hope of catching Spieth and that's exactly what happened for Daniel Berger . (more...)
Trump claims Obama 'colluded or obstructed' over Russian meddling
- June 26, 2017

Then, referring to a Washington Post article last week that chronicled the debate within the Obama White House on how to handle the mounting threat posed by Russia , Conway said: "I have a hacking question for the Obama administration: Why did you, quote, choke, in the name of one of their senior administration officials?" For close to a year now, candidate Trump and President Trump have denied, denied, and denied when it has come to Russia's possible meddling in the USA ... (more...)