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FIA investigating Sebastian Vettel over F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix incident

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Schumacher retired from the race while Villeneuve - who had been overtaking the Ferrari for the lead - finished third to secure the drivers' championship. "I don't think that was his intention to damage my front wing because he's also risking damage to his vehicle, and his race is over", Vettel said. He brake checked me as well, so what do you expert? After the restart, Lewis struggled with a loose headrest on his auto, which is an obvious safety issue. Read More »

Sensational tries help the Lions beat the Chiefs in Hamilton

He is a great captain and we all know that - he will make us proud. The Lions play New Zealand at Eden Park on Saturday morning. Saturday's win in Rotorua was by far the Lions' best performance in five tour matches to date, improving their record to three wins and two losses and providing the best showcase yet for the style of play they will adopt throughout the test series. Read More »

Miguel Montero released by Cubs after Jake Arrieta comments

The Nationals ran at will against Arrieta and Montero , and the Cubs' catcher was not willing to take the blame after the game. Following the game, Montero told reporters that the Nats were stealing "left and right" on him because he didn't get any help from Arrieta and his slow deliveries to the plate. Read More »

Gordon Hayward to meet with Heat first when free agency begins

Pat Riley has always been known as being an aggressive general manager. Now, he is attempting to get the Heat back into title contention. Gordon Hayward #20 of the Utah Jazz walks off the court looking at scoreboard, as they lost 102-91 to the Golden State Warriors in Game Three of the Western Conference Semifinals during the 2017 NBA Playoffs at Vivint Smart Home Arena on May 6, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Read More »

Strasburg, Harper lead Nationals by ailing Cubs

Heyward is eligible to come off the disabled list Thursday, but that is unlikely to happen as Cubs left-hander Jon Lester (5-4, 3.83 ERA) faces Washington right-hander Joe Ross (4-3, 5.40). "Wanted to get him off the field quickly, get that iced as soon as possible and see what's going on", Maddon said. It began with catcher Miguel Montero criticizing pitcher Jake Arrieta for his inability to hold on base runners after the Nationals stole seven bases off the battery Tuesday. Read More »

Steven Matz's gem provides Mets with much-needed boost

NY totaled ten hits and four BB with Asdrubal Cabrera going deep and driving in two while Curtis Granderson homered, drove in two and scored twice followed by Brandon Nimmo with a pair of RBI's. Miami's offense was held hitless for seven innings by opposing starter Max Scherzer before breaking through for two runs in the bottom of the eighth to capture the lead for good. Read More »

76ers Among 7 Teams Interested In Andre Iguodala

A report from ESPN's Marc Stein says Durant "plans to wait until after the team completes the bulk of its summer business before re-signing with the National Basketball Association champions". It is anticipated that he could command a salary of at least $10 million and up to $12 million per season. It is not yet known if Iguodala will take meetings. Read More »

Knicks, Phil Jackson Part Ways After Dismal 3-Year Run

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Asked if they were divorcing, La La Anthony , who has known her husband since he was 19 and been married for seven years, said , "Not right now", and added of Carmelo, "We're the best of friends". In an odd power play, Jackson declined to renew the contract of Josh Longstaff, one of Porzingis's favorite assistant coaches. Didn't matter. He was Phil Jackson and still carried himself as if above it all, even as the Knicks continued to be as much of a joke franchise as there is in ... Read More »

India's Kidambi Srikanth clinches Australian Open title

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In the summit clash, 11th world ranked Srikanth stunned former world number one and Rio Olympics Gold medalist Chen Long of China in straight games, 22-20, 21-16. It's not these statistics however, but results that matter to the 24-year-old. Shi grabbed three straight points but another rally ended with his shuttle going long as Srikanth moved to 16-11. Read More »

It seems like the Suns were behind Josh Jackson skipping Celtics workout

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Back inside the core of TD Garden, Stevens rose from his seat and slowly walked toward the TV as ESPN began displaying Tatum's college highlights, all of which the coach had surely seen countless times before. Jayson Tatum is among the most promising prospects in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft class. At 5 feet 11, Mason didn't crack the National Basketball Association draft projection outlets until late in his remarkable senior season. Read More »

Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Zach Orr considering comeback

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The Baltimore Ravens starting inside linebacker was facing a congenital neck and spine disorder, something he discovered with an MRI for a herniated disk. "Doctors told me I was done and this is a serious issue". Somehow I don't think this is going to lead to a bunch of fake retirements so that players can avoid having contract offers matched, but what do I know. Read More »

Vegas Golden Knights fill out roster with National Hockey League expansion draft

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Indeed, this isn't your usual expansion team roster. Some of the players Vegas took last night could be on the move, notably defensemen Marc Methot and Trevor van Riemsdyk. Perron had 18 goals in a depth role with the St. Louis Blues. "Yeah, I think I can bring a rugged North-South game", he said. I've been fortunate to play there for 14 years, but I'm very thankful for this opportunity to be in Vegas with a new team and a new organization. Read More »

Rihanna's secret boyfriend revealed as Saudi billionaire Hassan Jameel

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Music superstar Rihanna was spotted kissing a new beau in Spain this week. SUPERSTAR RIHANNA has been seen with a mystery lover believed to be a Saudi businessman from one the richest families in the world. A few months after, another falling out happened, this time, with Rihanna and Naomi Campbell . When asked for comment, Campbell said, simply, " Everything's fine ". Read More »

Australia beat Italy in shaky outing; Fiji win over Scotland

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Two tries in the final two minutes saved Australia from a resurgent Italian side, who whittled down a 15-point margin to just one with 12 minutes left, before Bernard Foley and Reece Hodge sealed the victory. A Foley tunnel ball led to Naivalu's second in the 44th minute and the flyhalf slotted his fourth conversion in a row, on his way to a five-from-six record for the day. Read More »

US commerce secretary backs free trade deal with Europe

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Bahlsen , head of the party's economic council, told the audience, as quoted by Bloomberg . SPD chancellor-candidate Martin Schulz, eager to close a yawning poll gap with front-runner Merkel, said "we will take her at her word" and broke coalition ranks to call for an immediate vote, backed by the Greens and Linke parties. Read More »

John Wall laughs off All-Defensive Team snub after stellar season

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This season, Utah's Rudy Gobert was named the first-team All-Defensive center and New Orleans' Anthony Davis was named the second-team All-Defensive center. San Antonio's Kawhi Leonard had 11. The Jazz finished third defensively this season, allowing 102.7 points per 100 possessions. He's up for the 2017 Defensive Player of the Year and NBA MVP awards on Monday night. Read More »

Arsenal 'increasingly confident' over £30m Lemar

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Across last season he produced 14 goals and 17 assists through 55 matches in all competitions with Wenger hoping he becomes one of his club's first major acquisition as he looks to strengthen his squad. However, neither player moved to the Emirates at the time. In Wenger's traditional 4-2-3-1 formation, Lemar could either take over Cazorla's role as the deeper-lying playmaker with a licence to roam forward or play on the left wing. Read More »

Arsenal target Anthony Martial dismisses rumours of Manchester United exit

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Martial accompanied his post with a red dot to symbolise his commitment to United. But he endured a hard 2016/17 campaign with Jose Mourinho preferring Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcus Rashford up front. Home-grown starlet Marcus Rashford passed the tests with flying colours, and it now appears that Martial is determined to prove himself to the boss, that he has what it takes, rather than take the easy way out and force a transfer home. Read More »

Wimbledon 2017: Murray takes top seeding with Djokovic, Federer and Nadal following

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World number one Andy Murray has been confirmed as the top seed for this year's edition of Wimbledon with Novak Djokovic , Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal rounding up the top four in that order. Rafael Nadal will be seeded fourth while Federer will be third seed. Nadal goes into the tournament as the reigning French Open champion, having produced a masterclass in the clay-court event to win the title for a record 10th time, but he has not triumphed at SW19 since 2010. Read More »

America's Cup : New Zealand stretch lead over US with another win

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Oracle Team USA need another epic turnaround to thwart a young, hungry Emirates Team New Zealand in the 35th America's Cup that resumed on Bermuda's Great Sound. However, it's proven anything but, with the Kiwi boat having won seven of the eight races to the line to date. By the windward gate the lead was six-seconds and the Kiwis followed ORACLE TEAM USA through the gate before tacking early to the right side of the race course. Read More »

Homeland Security will start building border wall prototypes this summer

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Customs sign hanging on the border fence between Mexico and the United States near Calexico, California, U.S. February 8, 2017. Designs for the wall should be at least 18 feet high and have features to prevent climbing over and tunneling beneath the structure, and vendors are instructed to make the designs "aesthetically pleasing" on the USA side. Read More »

Germany up against Mexico; Chile to face Portugal

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The semifinal on Wednesday sees Portugal play Chile , which finished second in Group B after drawing 1-1 with Australia in Sunday's other game. Former Super Eagles midfielder, Friday Ekpo, believes the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon can take the positives from their participation at the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and work harder to be a better side, Completesportsnigeria.com reports. Read More »

Florida man records cop threatening to send him to jail for jaywalking

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Shipman said he remained extremely calm and recorded the encounter out of fear it might turn violent, because of how agitated the officer appeared. Bolen accused Shipman , 21, and a pal of jaywalking. Devonte Shipman was fined for alleged jaywalking after he crossed a crosswalk on a red-hand along with his friend. Read More »

Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal 'confident' of advancing to Confed Cup final

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Portugal went into the match knowing that victory would be enough to secure their place in the last four of the competition, while New Zealand were playing for pride after losing to both Mexico and Russian Federation. The 30-year-old Monaco player made his 100th worldwide appearance with Portugal in the team's win over New Zealand on Saturday. I think the New Zealand team deserved to score a goal. Read More »

LaVar Ball To Make An Appearance On Raw?

In this case, with Lonzo Ball being drafted by the Lakers on Thursday, it makes sense that nothing is in place just yet. The Lakers tried that strategy before under a different regime, something that backfired amid several coaching changes, an injured Kobe Bryant and unproven players on one-year contracts. Read More »

Beltre's 9th-inning homer lifts Rangers past Indians 2-1

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Shortly after Francona left the game (a dramatic come-from-behind 15-9 victory over the Texas Rangers ), the Indians announced that the 58-year-old was examined by the medical staff and checked out "fine". "I felt like it was a pretty good pitch", Allen said of the up-and-in fastball. Smith, 28, was 1-2 with a 3.93 ERA in 14 games with Triple-A Buffalo. Read More »

Conor McGregor Mocks The Wrong Mayweather In Fight Announcement

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Floyd Mayweather posted on social media last night that " It's Official! " and McGregor posted, " The Fight Is On ", hours after an August 26 fight date at the MGM Grand was approved by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. "But everyone who's involved in this deal is going to be happy with the outcome". That's how world UFC champion Conor McGregor officially announced his long-awaited bout with boxing world champion with Floyd Mayweather this morning. Read More »

Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in Azerbaijan

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Hamilton appeared to stop his auto right in front of Vettel, causing Vettel to collide into him. "He brake tested me", yelled Vettel over the team radio. Stroll, the 18-year-old Canadian who drives for Williams , gained a reputation for crashing in his rookie season. "I'm just lost for words", said Stroll. Read More »

Four-way tie at US Open as big guns crash out

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It was another picture ideal day as golfers started the second round of the U.S. Open at Erin Hills. Paul Casey , Tommy Fleetwood , Brian Harman and Brooks Koepka are out in front on seven under par. It was the second straight year McIlroy missed the cut at the U.S. Open. Day carded a three-over-par 75, leaving him 10-over, while Scott shot a 75 to sit at three-over. Read More »

Lauda: Vettel freaked out

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Of course he is a four-time world champion and in Formula 1 we are setting examples to all the young drivers out there about what is all allowed and what is not. Every week in the Premier League you have refs blowing the whistle - and some players agree, some disagree. Hamilton began the race in pole and avoided the melee in lap one to establish himself as race leader, but his own progress was stymied when he was forced to cede his lead after pitting due to a loose head rest. Read More »