Sports


Rainbows, and politics too, at pride parade Rainbows, and politics too, at pride parade
- June 27, 2017

Members of the city's LGBT community have reached out to her "voicing their concern" about the optics of Toronto police officers marching in the NY parade when there is turmoil at home. Police established checkpoints in the area on Sunday, preventing groups from entering Istiklal Avenue and turning back people who they deemed were associated with the march. (more...)
Mayweather, McGregor agree to August fight Mayweather, McGregor agree to August fight
- June 27, 2017

CONFIRMED! Following reports that Mayweather Promotions had reserved an August 26th date for an unspecified event, the fight has been officially announced. It will be a first fight for "Money" Mayweather in two years after he called time on his glittering career with routine points' victory over Andre Berto in September 2015. (more...)
National Basketball Association honors to be presented during league's first awards show National Basketball Association honors to be presented during league's first awards show
- June 27, 2017

Fans will be able to watch it as it all unfolds on Monday night from New York City. The finalists for this year's MVP are the Houston Rockets' James Harden , the San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard , and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook . (more...)
Cavaliers reportedly making deal for George
- June 27, 2017

Stay tuned for the latest rumblings on a potential Paul George to Lakers trade, Lakers trade news and updates from the National Basketball Association offseason. The Cavaliers eliminated Paul George's Pacers in a first-round sweep this postseason. "We want to get what we want and that's what we're pursing". (more...)
Ranieri takes over as Nantes coach - club Ranieri takes over as Nantes coach - club
- June 27, 2017

The Ligue I side received special dispensation from French league (LFP) officials on Tuesday to hire the popular Italian as he has reached the manager's age limit of 65 years. Eight-time French champion Nantes was expected to continue with Conceicao this season after extending his contract until 2020. The Italian is due to bring four assistants with him, and despite a possible late bid from Crystal Palace , Ranieri has given his agreement in principle to join Les Canaris. (more...)
Ahman Green jailed on suspicion of child abuse
- June 27, 2017

According to the complaint, the child told a Brown County deputy that Green tried to grab them and pull them into the kitchen after they said they didn't want to do the dishes. According to ESPN , he is scheduled to appear in court on July 11. Green was graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2003 and inducted in the Packers Hall of Fame in 2014. (more...)
Hamilton cuts Vettel's F1 lead with victory in Canada Hamilton cuts Vettel's F1 lead with victory in Canada
- June 27, 2017

Hamilton said working in such a big company like Mercedes mistakes are bound to happen but is happy that they are where they belong at the moment. "Every year the energy grows!" "It was a great team performance and a Valtteri did a great job". (more...)
Cavs head into important summer with cloud over GM's future Cavs head into important summer with cloud over GM's future
- June 27, 2017

According to Draft Express which listed mock drafts even before the trade happened where Philadelphia gets the No. 1 pick, Markelle Fultz is the solid choice, the only choice for the Boston Celtics . Possibilities for the Celtics who could still be available at the third pick include forwards Josh Jackson and Jayson Tatum . Many around the National Basketball Association believe the Celtics could be gearing up for a big trade that could land them a superstar before they even go ... (more...)
Jose Mourinho's father Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix dies aged 79 Jose Mourinho's father Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix dies aged 79
- June 27, 2017

Jose Mourinho, who visited his ailing father regularly over the past few months, took to Instagram on Monday to share a touching black-and-white image of himself as a young boy with his father following his passing. Felix played for Vitoria Setubal, helping the club to victory in the Portuguese Cup final against Benfica in 1965. Portuguese media report the funeral is due to take place on Tuesday. (more...)
Paris Saint-Germain set to bid £60m for Manchester City striker Agüero Paris Saint-Germain set to bid £60m for Manchester City striker Agüero
- June 27, 2017

The Argentinean striker has been subject to speculation for months after Pep Guardiola picked Brazilian youngster Gabriel Jesus ahead of him following his January arrival. Personally I wouldn't say no to this deal, but I would really prefer that we got someone like Aubameyang or Lacazette in rather than Aguero, although that may be aiming a bit high for a team that can only offer Europa League football next season. (more...)
BBC confirm Chelsea's midfielder switch will be completed this week
- June 27, 2017

Conte is also looking to strengthen his options at left-back and the Mirror claim the Blues are now closing-in on a deal to sign Juve star Sandro in what would be a record deal for a defender. They hope to persuade Southampton to change their mind and allow van Dijk to leave. He was chased by Liverpool last summer, having been one of Portugal's better players as they triumphed at Euro 2016. (more...)
Saief, Dwyer, Rolda and Rowe among US Gold Cup newcomers Saief, Dwyer, Rolda and Rowe among US Gold Cup newcomers
- June 27, 2017

United have endured a awful start to the season, but it would be a whole lot worse without Hamid in net. Howard and Guzan seem certain of remaining at the top of the depth chart through the World Cup in Russian Federation (assuming the United States qualifies), but by next summer, they will be 39 and 33, respectively. (more...)
Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday Penguins' Stanley Cup victory parade will be held Wednesday
- June 27, 2017

The Pittsburgh Penguins will return to their home city late Monday with the Stanley Cup trophy in tow, but fans will have to wait until later this week to pay tribute to the back-to-back National Hockey League champions with a victory parade. (more...)
Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning Red Sox manager John Farrell ejected in 7th inning
- June 27, 2017

He's tossed 2⅓ scoreless innings in two career games at Fenway. The Angels finished off a series victory against the Red Sox with a game worked by three pitchers acquired for basically nothing. Espinosa was credited with a fielder's choice and RBI after the review. He declined to offer further details, stating Red Sox President Sam Kennedy could offer more information. (more...)
Nick Fairley unlikely to play this season due to heart condition
- June 27, 2017

Fairley's heart condition came up in his pre-draft physical before the Lions selected him with the 13th overall pick in 2011. Fairley, 29, missed the Saints' OTAs earlier this month and was officially placed on the team's reserve/non-football injury list on Monday. (more...)
Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener Chelsea to host Burnley in Premier League season opener
- June 27, 2017

Other teams to watch will be Tottenham , who will play their season's home games at Wembley , Everton , who are set to lose their best player Lukaku, and the two Manchester clubs who have already made significant moves in the transfer market. (more...)
MMA Fighter Literally Gets the S--t Beaten Out of Her MMA Fighter Literally Gets the S--t Beaten Out of Her
- June 27, 2017

Felice Herrig holds a 4-1 record inside the Ultimate Fighting Championship and has won three bouts in a row, but it's safe to say that she doesn't feel like her promotional breakout is around the corner. Her lone loss came at UFC on Fox 15 in April 2015, dropping a unanimous decision to heavily promoted UFC poster girl Paige VanZant . Herrig brought Kish down by her back for that move. (more...)
Ronaldo's Return To Man Utd Would Be Fairytale, Says Ferdinand Ronaldo's Return To Man Utd Would Be Fairytale, Says Ferdinand
- June 27, 2017

Michael Carrick has admitted that he is unsure of when he'll retire. The 35-year-old suggested he feels privileged to have played alongside the Euro Cup victor but thinks fans need to wait to observe how the next few months go as to whether the forward will re-join the Red Devils. (more...)
India arrests 15 for cheering Pakistan in Champions Trophy
- June 27, 2017

The men were produced before a court on Tuesday. Sedition as per Indian law amounts to inciting people to oppose their government. They were arrested on Monday from the village, about 25 kilometers from the district headquarters Burhanpur, which is a communally sensitive district in Madhya Pradesh , the report said. (more...)
Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors Durant planned for this title months ago in picking Warriors
- June 27, 2017

In his eight Finals trips, LeBron averages 27.6 points, 9.9 rebounds and 7.4 assists. "We did it together", said Durant , a first-time champion. The bench shot 22 percent while the starting unit shot 57 percent. "We went through, for lack of a better term, basketball hell, just being so close to getting the job done and not realizing that goal and having to think about that for an entire year and compartmentalize and just try and keep the right perspective about this season and learn the ... (more...)