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Kyrie Irving Believes LeBron James ‘Definitely’ Should Have Been Named MVP

James' Cleveland Cavaliers side ended Indiana Pacers' 2018 National Basketball Association campaign in the first round of the playoffs. The 28-year-old beat...


Germany's shock World Cup exit another case of the winner's curse

Germany won last year's Confederations Cup in Russian Federation even though Loew opted to leave his World Cup-winning stars at home, boosting his reputation fu...


Japan advance on fair play points despite loss to Poland

The scoreline, coupled with the 1-0 advantage that Colombia had versus Senegal , meant that the African side were tied Japan in the standings on four point...


Colombia and Japan qualify for World Cup last 16

But Colombia's hopes appeared diminished when Rodriguez was replace by Luis Muriel because of an apparent injury in the 31st minute against Senegal . After a...


Wayne Rooney set to leave Everton and join the MLS

The caption under the photo was two emojis, an airplane and an American flag. It's been in the pipeline all day, but Wayne Rooney has now officially complet...


Spain snatch late draw with Morocco to top group

Substitute Iago Aspas struck in stoppage-time to earn Spain a dramatic 2-2 draw with Morocco on Monday which gave them top spot in World Cup Group B and a p...


Top of the group, or second

Both teams had advanced to the round of 16 before the match. Topping Group "G" means playing whoever will have finished second in Group H earlier on Thursda...


Theresa May handed Belgian shirt ahead of World Cup clash with England

He said a scan showed no major damage but more time was needed to assess the Manchester United forward, who has scored twice in each of his two outings in Rus...


Senegal commitment explains fair play exit, says Cisse

After the game, Pekerman told reporters he was anxious about the condition of the 26-year-old, who spent last season on loan at Bayern Munich from Real Madrid, ...


Kawhi Leonard trade talks CRUCIAL to LeBron James free agency decision

The Lakers would be giving up a lot of their young core and future stars but ultimately, setting themselves ahead to be favorites to take out the 2018-19 champi...


Did Celtics Make New Trade Offer To Spurs For Kawhi Leonard?

The Spurs are reportedly only interested in sending the two-time Defensive Player of the Year and former Finals MVP to the Eastern Conference , though Leonard h...


Body found inside beer cooler at SunTrust Park in Georgia

The investigation is ongoing and police wouldn't say whether or not foul play was suspected. The deceased person, a third party contractor, according to the C...


Switzerland set up Sweden last-16 clash after Costa Rica draw

While Costa Rica were already out having lost their opening two matches, they were the better side in Nizhny Novgorod and were good value for their 2-2 draw. Bl...


Milan banned from Europa League over financial fair play rules

Milan qualified for the Europa League group stages by finishing sixth in Serie A last season following a resurgence under Gennaro Gattuso. We have the utmo...


Brazil outclasses Serbia, sets up Mexico clash

Neymar was unlucky not to score 12 minutes after the restart - the excellent Coutinho finding the Paris Saint-Germain man racing behind the Serbia defence onl...


England v Australia: Adil Rashid targets 5-0 success

Defending a paltry 205, the tourists threatened to pull off an unexpected win with a gutsy bowling display as England struggled to reel in the target. Earlier...


Uruguay leave Russia red-faced

He has become a key figure for Uruguay at this World Cup . Russian Federation might have been level within two minutes, but three-goal midfielder Cheryshev...


Steven Gerrard successor Naby Keita handed No.8 shirt

Naby Keita has big shoes to fill at Liverpool as the Merseysiders confirmed on Wednesday that he would be donning the No.8 jersey, last worn by club legend ...


Brazil outclass Serbia to set up Mexico showdown

His exit marks the latest in a Brazil side beset by injuries for this World Cup . It remains to be seen how long Marcelo will be out for, but if he is set ...


Hector Cuper to leave Egypt after contract expires

Egypt suffered losses to Uruguay, Russia and Saudi Arabia to finish bottom of Group A, but the controversy has only increased since then, with Salah now c...


Travelers Championship: Day 3 recap

Watson became the first three-time victor on the PGA Tour this season, and pulled within one of Billy Casper's tournament record of four victories. There ha...


Marin Cilic downs Djokovic in epic final

Cilic, meanwhile, was crowned champion in Kensington in 2012 and also made the final past year (lost to Lopez). Djokovic had his moments on Sunday , forcin...


Danny Green of San Antonio Spurs exercises $10 million contract option

James would like to make a decision on his future quickly in free agency. ESPN has an update (of sorts) on the pursuits of LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard...


ICC T20I rankings: Winning spree could propel India, Virat Kohli upwards

While Raina also provides a sixth bowling option combined with his batting, India would also not want to drop Karthik, who is in sizzling form since March. In...


LeBron James calling players he wants to play with

James can pick up the option and remain with the Cavaliers, pick up the option and orchestrate a trade to another team, or he can decline the option and become ...


FIFA fines 3 Swiss players for goal celebration gestures

In the on-going FIFA World Cup in Russia, Switzerland bounced back from 1-0 beating Serbia and mounting a strong challenge to proceed to round 16. It said...


Disappointing Kiwis soundly beaten by England in Denver

If we don't, we're not going to have the product in 20 years. "The anthem was disgraceful, and we are very disappointed by that", he said. The NRL, who alon...


Serena seeded 25th for Wimbledon, Federer tops men's list

The 36-year-old American is continuing her return to action after giving birth to her first child in September. French Open champion Simona Halep is seeded ...


Iceland v Croatia 26 June 2018

Subs: Bradaric (6), Lovren (4), Rakitic (na). Croatia started with plenty of possession as Iceland sat back in the opening moments and Perisic might have...


Belgium and England set to rest, rotate, maybe disappoint

What is likely, however, is that Belgium coach Roberto Martinez and his English counterpart Gareth Southgate will rest some of their regular starters and give...


Odion Ighalo promises improved Super Eagles vs. Iceland

Nigeria will face Argentina in their final group match on Tuesday (Wednesday NZT) in St Petersburg. It does mean that there is a shortfall on the flanks, but...


Germany celebrations 'scornful', says angry Sweden coach

Despite two victories in two games, Mexico's future in the World Cup is almost as unsettled as it was when the team landed in Russian Federation three weeks a...


Dead body found inside freezer at SunTrust Park

The body was discovered by an employee of the same company. - Police in Cobb County are working to determine how a person died and their body ended up in a be...


Mohamed Salah Granted Honourary Citizenship By Chechen Warlord

The hosts Russian Federation continue their fine World Cup form, Japan beat 10-man Colombia and Senegal become the first African nation to win at the 2018 World...


Odds and Updated Predictions for Tuesday's Group Matches

The Kwese Sports studio crew felt France and Denmark were too skilled to end scoreless, while Australia wasted opportunities with Tim Cahill on the bench. The...


LeBron James unlikely to choose Lakers without Paul George

This one chronicles his rise to National Basketball Association stardom - including his 2014 injury, his time in IN, his eventual trade to Oklahoma City, and mo...


Fantasy NASCAR: Sonoma Raceway Cup picks and preview

Be sure to bookmark FanSided.com and visit us before, during and after the race at Sonoma for FanDuel fantasy NASCAR advice, highlights, analysis and much...


Hertfordshire's Lewis Hamilton in practice for French F1 Grand Prix

Defending champion Hamilton has 145 points after eight races. "The first corner was nothing to do with me, right?" he enquired to his Mercedes team over t...


Can Lionel Messi save Argentina at the 2018 World Cup?

The South Americans are on the verge of a group-stage exit in Russian Federation after a shock 1-1 draw with Iceland and a thumping 3-0 defeat to Croatia. "We h...


Clippers send Austin Rivers to Wizards for Gortat

Rivers, the son of head coach Doc, has been a contentious figure in Los Angeles since the Lob City days. Rivers played a career-high 34 minutes per game last ...


Lewis Hamilton questions 'tap on the hand' for crashing rival Sebastian Vettel

On the surface of it, the track, distinguished by its long Mistral straight, should play to the strengths of Mercedes and its V6 engine. Vettel now trails H...


Thailand resumes search for soccer team trapped in flooded cave

Rescue teams gather in a deep cave during one of the multiple attempts to locate the 12 boys and their soccer coach missing in the flooded cave since Saturday...


World of Outlaws star Jason Johnson dies at 41 after wreck

It was an honor and a privilege to work with him during his time on the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series trail. Per the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel...


Javier Hernandez has Mexico 'imagining wonderful things' at this World Cup

With a win or draw vs. Sweden, Mexico wins the group and advances to the second round. Germany held its breath, and Toni Kroos delivered. "Who made ge...


Loew backs under-fire stars as Germany face World Cup crunch match

If Kroos' shot was deflected, a little too high, or didn't have the flawless whipping curl, Germany would be sitting with one point, needing a victory on its ...


Tim Cahill still helping Australia, even if he's 'frustrated' - Mark Milligan

Although, Denmark and Australia had to satisfy themselves with a draw. "We have three strikers that are chomping at the bit at the minute to put their hand ...


Egyptian commentator dies 'of heart attack after World Cup loss'

With the dead rubber inching towards a 1-1 draw, Saudi's Salem Al Dawsari struck in the additional injury time to help his side notch up their only win in the t...


Kangaroo halts play in Australian football match

A Canberra women's premier league match was stopped for nearly 20 minutes on Sunday afternoon as ground staff chased and kicked balls to a rogue kangaroo. "A ...


Autopsy reveals Hilinski had CTE

Tyler Hilinski was found dead in his apartment with a gunshot wound and a suicide note on January 16. "It was a shock to get those results and to find out ...


Croatia Eliminate Iceland to Complete Perfect Group Stage Run, Win Group D

Iceland came close to leading before the break but Birkir Bjarnason had two shots from corners blocked, and Lovre Kalinic pulled off a fine flying save to keep...