LeBron James Called Kobe Bryant Prior to Choosing the Lakers

After LBJ committed to Los Angeles, Haynes said the 27-year-old became a priority signing for the team and he has come to terms on a one-year deal believed to be worth $4.5 million. One of them is Lance Stephenson , who famously blew into LeBron's e... More..

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Cristiano Ronaldo shows his class in interview after Uruguay loss
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo shows his class in interview after Uruguay loss

It was a hammer blow for Portugal given that Uruguay had not conceded in their previous six games, and the South Americans' ability to get bodies behind the ball began to frustrate the European champions. T...More..

Sixers to meet with LeBron James' agent, report says
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Sixers to meet with LeBron James' agent, report says

The Lakers young core, including Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma and Lonzo Ball are undoubtedly excited to land LeBron right now, but in the back of their mind, they all have to be wondering if they will actually ...More..

There’s Faking Injuries, Then There’s Neymar’s Antics In Brazil-Mexico
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

There’s Faking Injuries, Then There’s Neymar’s Antics In Brazil-Mexico

For Brazil , the win extends its streak of reaching the quarterfinals to seven straight World Cups . Brazil's forward Gabriel Jesus (right) vies with Mexico's defender Hugo Ayala during their 2018 Wo...More..

Sokratis Papastathopoulos completes €19m Gunners move from Borussia Dortmund
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Sokratis Papastathopoulos completes €19m Gunners move from Borussia Dortmund

After his unveiling today, Sokratis sat down and spoke to Arsenal's in-house television station, where he revealed that - aside from the club's obvious appeal - exactly what attracted him to the Emirates. "An...More..

Uruguay Trains Without Edison Cavani Ahead of Quarterfinal Clash vs France
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Uruguay Trains Without Edison Cavani Ahead of Quarterfinal Clash vs France

France global Benjamin Pavard scored a sensational goal as Les Bleus fought back to overcome a resilient Argentina side in an enthralling match on Saturday afternoon. Asked if he is planning on walking away f...More..

Predicting where the top 10 free agents will land
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Predicting where the top 10 free agents will land

As talks between the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Lakers go from on and off, the purple-and-gold won't include their prized second-year forward Kyle Kuzma in any deals for star forward Kawhi Leo...More..

Tiger Woods In A Great Spot At Quicken Loans
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Tiger Woods In A Great Spot At Quicken Loans

Both of the other players in Woods's group, Marc Leishman (3-under 67) and Bill Haas (2-over 72), also made par on the hole that played to a stroke average of 4.29 on Thursday and had been deemed among the ...More..

These 3 NBA Stars Will All Be Lakers Targets In 2019
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

These 3 NBA Stars Will All Be Lakers Targets In 2019

ET on Sunday night, roughly 40 minutes after the news broke. Many decided his reason to leave Cleveland Cavaliers was down to a massive mistake made in the NBA Finals by former teammate JR Smith. What's c...More..

Neymar shines as Brazil beat Mexico 2-0 to reach quarter-finals
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Neymar shines as Brazil beat Mexico 2-0 to reach quarter-finals

Brazil entered this World Cup as a favorite to win the whole thing, and despite worries over an injury to star Neymar , the team continued to improve game-to-game in group play, led by Philippe Coutinho's ...More..

Philadelphia 76ers to meet with reps for LeBron James
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Philadelphia 76ers to meet with reps for LeBron James

Unrestricted free agents can agree to deals on Sunday. But when free-agent maneuvers involve the very top tier of National Basketball Association players, those players' decisions can have an outsize impact o...More..

Mbappe matches Pele's 60-year-old World Cup record
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Mbappe matches Pele's 60-year-old World Cup record

Arsenal could apparently have signed France superstar Kylian Mbappe two years ago, prior to his breakout at Monaco, but ultimately decided against the move because the money involved represented too much o...More..

Divers cling to hope of finding lost Thai boys
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Divers cling to hope of finding lost Thai boys

Global experts have joined rescue efforts deep inside the cavern as the boys' parents maintain a constant vigil. Deputy Police Chief Wirachai Songmetta said that search party has, as yet, been unable to reach...More..

Massive brawl breaks out during Australia-Philippines basketball game
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Massive brawl breaks out during Australia-Philippines basketball game

Basketball Australia chief executive Anthony Moore expressed his disappointment following the match played before over 22,000 fans at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan. However, media officer Rick Olivare...More..

Durant, George, Paul all choose to stay put as free agency opens
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Durant, George, Paul all choose to stay put as free agency opens

As expected, Golden State Warriors forward and two-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant re-signed with the Bay Area team, inking a two-year, $61.5 million deal. "Deal includes a player option". Anthony has a no...More..

LeBron James Speaks to Cleveland GM as Free Agency Opens
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James Speaks to Cleveland GM as Free Agency Opens

The question becomes how patient James is (he is signing a four-year, $154 million deal) and how willing the Lakers might be to waste a year on the backend of James' prime. LeBron James has taken his team ...More..

Brazil 0-0 Mexico
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Brazil 0-0 Mexico

The third match against Serbia saw the Selecao go up a gear as they elegantly brushed aside a determined Serbian side 2-0, with goals from Thiago Silva and Paulinho, helping Brazil qualify on top of Group E...More..

Tiger Woods at Quicken Loans National: Tiger shoots 68
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Tiger Woods at Quicken Loans National: Tiger shoots 68

Ancer, 27, is in his second year on the PGA Tour, and he shot 62 on Saturday, a round that included eight birdies and no bogeys. But Woods certainly had his chances. CBS Sports will have live updates throughout...More..

Manuel Neuer Brands Germany Squad 'Pathetic' After World Cup Group Stage Humiliation
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Manuel Neuer Brands Germany Squad 'Pathetic' After World Cup Group Stage Humiliation

Mexico captain Andres Guardado says the team has been handed "the flawless scenario" in the face of a hard World Cup round of 16 match against Brazil. While this overloaded side of the bracket may seem a bit...More..

LeBron James to become a free agent
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James to become a free agent

The Lakers had shown their interest in Randle, extending a $5.6 million qualifying offer to him in the days leading up to the start of free agency, and the team would have 48 hours to match another offer. The L...More..

OKC Thunder could have record luxury tax bill
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

OKC Thunder could have record luxury tax bill

So did plenty of other players, and by the time the moratorium was 2 hours old almost US$700 million worth of deals had been agreed upon, based on figures confirmed to AP by people involved in the various decis...More..

LeBron James' decision sends social media wild
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron James' decision sends social media wild

Originally signed by the Cavaliers in 2003, James, who grew up in Akron, left Cleveland in 2010 to join the Miami Heat and led them to four consecutive NBA Finals, winning in 2012 and 2013. One thing that rem...More..

LeBron: ‘Thank you Northeast Ohio for an incredible 4 seasons’
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

LeBron: ‘Thank you Northeast Ohio for an incredible 4 seasons’

National Basketball Association superstar LeBron James has signed with the Los Angeles Lakers , leaving his hometown team the Cleveland Cavaliers for a four-year $154 million deal, according to Klutch Spo...More..

Akinfeev the hero as Russian Federation shock Spain to reach quarters
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Akinfeev the hero as Russian Federation shock Spain to reach quarters

Yet it was La Roja going home after a tense penalty shoot-out, which they lost 3-4 after Iago Aspas and Koke missed their spot-kicks. In the shootouts, it was Akinfeev who emerged as the hero, first diving ...More..

National Basketball Association players react to LeBron James choosing the Lakers
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

National Basketball Association players react to LeBron James choosing the Lakers

The Cavaliers' odds have fallen to 500/1. The Lakers have some solid young talent in Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball , Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart , but none of the usual ready-made stars James has played alongsi...More..

Croatia 1-1 Denmark
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Croatia 1-1 Denmark

But Modric struck his kick at a good height for a keeper and Schmeichel, diving to this left, managed to hold the ball. That apart, it was an uneventful start to the second half with none of the frenetic pace...More..

What Paul George staying with Thunder means for Sixers
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

What Paul George staying with Thunder means for Sixers

While that in itself isn't too revealing-free agents travel to meet with teams they don't sign with all the time-the timing of the trip happens to reportedly coincide with a massive party Russell Westbrook is...More..

4th substitute? Russian Federation make World Cup history
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

4th substitute? Russian Federation make World Cup history

The 2018 FIFA World Cup kicked off on June 14 and will continue until July 15, with the matches being played in 11 cities across Russian Federation. Spain are now ranked No.10. Putin was not among the 78,000 ...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Russia stun Spain to advance to World Cup quarter finals

Nobody missed after the first four penalties but Spain were on the ropes when Koke saw his effort parried away by Akinfeev. Nearly 20 minutes into the second half, Russian Head Coach Stanislav Cherchesov op...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Fans react to blistering start in Croatia v Denmark

Denmark are unbeaten in their last 18 games, stretching back to October 2016. "I think you will see a different Denmark from what you have seen so far and the type of game we have played", Hareide said. Th...More..