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The Wizards have not opened a full regular season at home since 2008. In all, 35 of the Lakers' 82 games will be nationally televised on either NBATV, TNT , ABC or ESPN . But many analysts have considered Ball to be the next great point guard, comparing him to former all-star Jason Kidd, and comparing his passing ability to Lakers president and Hall of Famer Magic Johnson .
  • Latest Rumours on Lorenzo Insigne and Philippe Coutinho

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    Jurgen Klopp has described Liverpool's Champions League play-off with Hoffenheim as "the most hard step" towards reaching the lucrative group stage for only the second time in eight seasons. The German added to Sky Sports: "I am responsible for the whole team, all the players, so I need to be focused on the players who are available".
  • Merson: Lukaku 'not bright enough' to play for Chelsea

    Merson: Lukaku 'not bright enough' to play for Chelsea

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    The 29-year-old has admitted that his agent was evaluating other options for him which led to talks with Manchester United , due to Willian's friendship with former Blues boss Jose Mourinho . "I don't think Chelsea missed out on Romelu Lukaku ". "But now the Premier League, then the Champions League will come, the FA Cup and the League Cup".
  • Chris Stratton Dominates in Giants Win Against Nationals

    Chris Stratton Dominates in Giants Win Against Nationals

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    I think Scherzer has the upper hand and hopefully he gets some support to work with... "It's just one of those freak plays where you kind of thought there would be a collision and there wasn't and that might be part of it, too". The Nationals and Giants are set to play a doubleheader on Sunday. Moore still had his issues, as he gave up a pair of solo home runs and threw more than one pitch straight into the backstop.
  • Ezekiel Elliott Plans To File Appeal On Tuesday

    Ezekiel Elliott Plans To File Appeal On Tuesday

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    The game and all that stuff, that's not what you deal with. Elliott's suspension comes as a result of an investigation that started more than a year ago after an ex-girlfriend accused him of domestic violence in Columbus, Ohio. and Terrelle Pryor Sr. But this much is true: In the span of just one day, Jones - who as I write this before the Cowboys-Rams preseason game still made his traditional pre-game appearance on the field and on 105.3 The Fan - didn't bother rallying for his ...
  • Man United close to announcing their fourth summer signing

    Man United close to announcing their fourth summer signing

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    Reports have also suggested that United have targeted the signing of Real Madrid's Gareth Bale, but the Red Devils have also focused efforts on bolstering their academy ranks. The 19-year-old will be joining Ricky Sbragia's Under-23 side at Manchester United to team up with the likes of Aliou Traore and other summer arrivals along with the players promoted from the youth squad.
  • Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott's father speaks out on suspension

    Dallas Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott's father speaks out on suspension

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    I'm a white girl. Elliott has adamantly denied the allegations made by Thompson and has text evidence that she encouraged friends to lie to National Football League investigators. That didn't sit well with Elliott, who claims he was being set up by Tiffany Thompson, the woman who was accusing him of domestic assault. On July 21, 2016, when Elliott pointed out to Thompson that he did not want to see it, she allegedly replied: "this is what you want?" "This is the worst decision of your ...
  • Stidham named starting QB

    Stidham named starting QB

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    In fact, he appeared in 10 games for Baylor in 2015 before his injury, passing for 1,265 yards and 12 touchdowns with only two interceptions. The 6-foot-3 Texas native wasn't brought to Auburn to sit the bench as a transfer quarterback. Stidham put up even bigger numbers as a senior completing 183-of-260 passes for 2,934 yards and 35 touchdowns, and rushing for 969 yards and 15 touchdowns on 122 carries despite missing three games with a broken hand.
  • Federer, Shapovalov reach semis in Montreal

    Federer, Shapovalov reach semis in Montreal

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    That left Federer serving for the set and the 36-year-old made no mistake, holding to love in a game sealed by an ace. In the second set, Schwartzman was the first to drop a game, and it was one he never should have. Even so, he will need to improve if he is to win a third title at this event and continue his supremely impressive year. Haase, who upset seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov in the third round, was in his first career semifinal of a Masters Series tournament.
  • Why I didn't quit Arsenal this summer - Giroud

    Why I didn't quit Arsenal this summer - Giroud

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    Vardy got a 2nd and Leicester's 3rd to move into the lead for the second time but substitutes Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud paid the faith handed in them by their manager scoring in the 83rd and 85th minute respectively to hand Arsenal their first PL win of the new season.
  • Antonio Conte 'furious' at Chelsea star after ill-discipline in Burnley defeat

    Antonio Conte 'furious' at Chelsea star after ill-discipline in Burnley defeat

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    In May, Chelsea lifted the Premier League title following a stellar campaign in which they finished seven points ahead of second-placed Tottenham Hotspur . "I think it's affecting Conte, the way he's behaving, the way he's responding and reacting", said former Chelsea goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer. United and City look particularly threatening having significantly strengthened in the transfer market after their struggles last season, and Chelsea will be aware that recovering from a slow ...
  • Ice Cube beats LaVar Ball in 4-point shootout at BIG3 League

    Ice Cube beats LaVar Ball in 4-point shootout at BIG3 League

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    Ice Cube challenged Ball to see who could make more four-point shots - a gimmick of the BIG3 - in a 90-second period when the touring league came to town this summer. "That was Cube's ball, LaVar". He added that he'd buy Big Baller Brand basketball shoes ($495 each) for every member of Ball's AAU basketball team. As we previously reported, Odom has been privately expressing interest in playing pro ball again - and when Ice Cube found out, he extended an invitation to Odom.as long as ...
  • Sean Maguire included in Martin O'Neill's 39-strong Irish squad

    Sean Maguire included in Martin O'Neill's 39-strong Irish squad

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    The squad of 39 players also includes the likes of Brentford's John Egan, Jonny Hayes of Celtic, Liam Kelly of Reading and Maguire's clubmates Alan Browne and Daryl Horgan. There is no place in the squad for PNE centre-half Andy Boyle. Martin O'Neill has named his provisional squad for the upcoming World Cup Qualifiers.
  • The 'stability player,' Matic already making Man United tick

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    The Serbian worldwide was brought in from reigning Premier League champions Chelsea for £40 million, and if the first game is anything to go by, he will play a pivotal role for the Red Devils this season. It just means we played well and confidence levels will be high and now our challenge is to keep this confidence level". "In a stadium that doesn't have good memories for us, it was important to win", Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino said.
  • Jose Mourinho not getting carried away by Man United win vs

    Jose Mourinho not getting carried away by Man United win vs

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    With strikers Lukaku and Marcus Rashford stretching play with their runs and Pogba making the most of the space behind, United was so much more unsafe. Explaining his reasons for bringing the 29-year-old to the Theatre of Dreams, Mourinho said: 'The only thing I know is that I brought him to Stamford Bridge because I thought he was a player with special qualities.
  • Louis Oosthuizen celebrates career runner-up grand slam with epic lip-sync performance

    Louis Oosthuizen celebrates career runner-up grand slam with epic lip-sync performance

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    So while Jordan Spieth failed to complete his career grand slam by winning the PGA, King Louis joined the illustrious company of Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman in compiling the runner-up slam. He finished tied for second at the PGA Championship at six-under, 278, two shots back of the victor Dustin Johnson. Fortunately, Oosthuizen took it all in his stride and posted this hilarious video on Twitter.
  • Freaky run-out sums up Sri Lanka's woes against India

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    Sri Lanka were bowled out for 181 in their second innings after managing only a paltry 135 in their first to hand India a historic series win. Yet he found little in the way of resistance as Dilruwan Perera and Lakshan Sandakan each fell for just eight runs before Dickwella's admirable effort was ended by Umesh Yadav (2-21) to put India a wicket away from victory.
  • Mourinho not getting carried away by United's brilliant start

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    MANCHESTER , England (AP) - Two summer signings costing $150 million inspired Manchester United to an easy victory in its opening Premier League match of the season. "So we have him, and we are very happy with that". 'The team was confident and played great football. Whoever you are playing for as a centre-forward, if you are playing for a non-league side or, like Lukaku, you have just joined one of the biggest clubs in the world for £75m, you are absolutely desperate to get off to a ...
  • Sally Pearson storms to 100m hurdles victory

    Sally Pearson storms to 100m hurdles victory

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    Six years after her first world title in the event, Sally Pearson struck gold once again as she won the 100-meter hurdles title at the World Athletics Championships in the same stadium where she won the Olympic title five years ago. After injury denied Pearson of the opportunity to defend her Olympic crown past year in Rio, she made a decision to coach herself. Beijing was exciting and euphoric, London was a relief but for what I have been through, the challenges I have taken on by ...
  • West Ham forward Andre Ayew predicts Hammers' good season

    West Ham forward Andre Ayew predicts Hammers' good season

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    West Ham striker Javier Hernandez has given his thoughts ahead of his first return to Old Trafford since departing the club in 2015. Nathan Trott moved a step closer to his dream of playing in the Premier League after being named in West Ham Uniteds first-team squad for the 2017-18 season.
  • Rooney starts premier league campaign with a goal

    Rooney starts premier league campaign with a goal

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    For much of the summer manager Antonio Conte has been working himself up into varying degrees of frustration over Chelsea's laggard activity in the transfer market. "This win won't do us any harm at all, but there are a lot of big games coming so it's important we remind ourselves of that". "If people accuse me of lying, I can show them.