• Charles Oakley arrested for cheating at casino
Charles Oakley arrested for cheating at casino

According to the Associated Press , Oakley was arrested on Sunday for alleged gambling fraud. Oakley played for the Knicks from 1988-98, helping them reach the NBA Finals. Oakley got in a fight with a security guard, causing a pause in the game, before being dragged away. The Knicks said Oakley had been engaging in "abusive behavior", but Oakle...

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  • Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson beats John Isner in record-breaking semi-final
Wimbledon 2018: Kevin Anderson beats John Isner in record-breaking semi-final

Playing Isner who is enshrined in Wimbledon folklore for winning the "endless match" - an 11 hour five minute humdinger against Nicolas Mahut in 2010 - Anderson needed five nerve-shredding sets to topple the American and become the first South African man to reach the Wimbledon final for 97 years.

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  • Loris Karius: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp defends keeper after mistake in friendly
Loris Karius: Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp defends keeper after mistake in friendly

And while his mistake yesterday afternoon will only add to the growing pressure on his shoulders, Klopp insists that his 'keeper will learn from his mistakes. Yes he could have made that save even though the shot was not easy to deal with. I would say the mistake of the two boys, but we don't talk about it.

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  • Fiat workers 'to strike over Cristiano Ronaldo signing'
Fiat workers 'to strike over Cristiano Ronaldo signing'

But whiles many Juventus fans are over the moon with the capture of Ronaldo, it appears not everyone is happy with the deal. But while the club and the auto company are separate corporate entities, individually managing their own operations and finances, the Italian USB Lavoro Privato union considers it "unacceptable" that such a large investme...

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  • Nets trade Lin to Hawks
Nets trade Lin to Hawks

By trading Jeremy Lin away, the Nets have managed to create a $12.5 million extra space on their salary cap. Lin has a year left on his contract, and the trade ends his injury-plagued stint in Brooklyn. Lin will be entering his ninth season in the National Basketball Association next fall, and the Hawks mark the 6-foot-3 point guard's sixth tea...

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  • Target Field dumps disgraced pizza vendor Papa John's
Target Field dumps disgraced pizza vendor Papa John's

Schnatter resigned from the UofL Board of Trustees Wednesday after admitting that he said the N-word in a conference call created to prevent public relations disasters. "We understand this comes with certain consequences, and we have examined all of those", Bendapudi said, not clarifying what the consequences could be.

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  • Rafael Nadal feels 'sorry' for Roger Federer after shock Wimbledon exit
Rafael Nadal feels 'sorry' for Roger Federer after shock Wimbledon exit

Of all of Djokovic's skills, the one that separated him the most was his return. Not only is he advancing to the first Grand Slam semifinal of his career at Wimbledon, he and his wife, Highland Park native Madison McKinley, are expecting their first baby girl.

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  • 'I Am One Of The Best Defenders In The World!'
'I Am One Of The Best Defenders In The World!'

He said: "It feels incredible, especially after everything that was said about us before the game. In extra-time we showed we are still able with the fatigue to play our game". Lovren bounced back later in the season, helping Liverpool reach the Champions League final. The former Southampton man thinks he has often been criticised unfairly an...

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  • USPGA to be moved to May in 2019
USPGA to be moved to May in 2019

Till five years ago, there really was no schedule as such for Fall. After months of teasing , the PGA Tour's return to MI got a name, date and confirmation of location Tuesday. The Dell Technologies Open in Boston will be the odd tournament out. The finished product doesn't seem all that complicated now, though it required cooperation from jus...

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  • Chelsea fires manager Antonio Conte after 2 years in charge
Chelsea fires manager Antonio Conte after 2 years in charge

English Premier League club, Chelsea have released an official statement confirming the exit of Antonio Conte as their manager. Despite winning the Premier League title and the FA Cup in his two seasons in charge, the 48-year-old leaves Stamford Bridge after several fallings out with the club's board.

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  • NBA Free Agent Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Agrees To Contract With Nuggets
NBA Free Agent Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Agrees To Contract With Nuggets

The last man picked in the 2011 National Basketball Association draft played for Malone in Sacramento during the 2013-14 season and averaged 20.3 points and 6.3 assists as the Kings went 28-54. The uncertainty surrounding his hip injury got him shipped out of Boston and to Cleveland. Appearing in just 17 games for the Lakers as Lonzo Ball's backup...

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  • First video shows boys in hospital after cave rescue
First video shows boys in hospital after cave rescue

At U-Tapao civil-military airport in Rayong province, near where the Royal Thai Navy operates out of Sattahip Naval Base, Thai navy SEALs and some foreign military personnel were given a hero's' welcome when they touched down on Thursday.

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  • Fifa warns broadcasters not to zoom in on attractive female football fans
Fifa warns broadcasters not to zoom in on attractive female football fans

The subject arose Wednesday in a review of FIFA's anti-discrimination program in Russian Federation. Speaking before England's semi-final loss to Croatia, FIFA diversity boss Federico Addiechi called out the unacceptable behaviour. "Leagues around the world have been informed already, and of course the will have to adapt", the FIFA President sa...

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  • Real Madrid prepare £150 million for Hazard
Real Madrid prepare £150 million for Hazard

La Liga giants Real Madrid are monitoring the 27 year old's situation and eye Hazard as the heir to Cristiano Ronaldo who departed for Juventus this week. Daily Mail reports that Real Madrid have prepared a £150m offer which they will table in the coming weeks. However, while all may appear well for Chelsea , Terreur does state that thing...

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  • Croatia star played the semi-final against England with high fever
Croatia star played the semi-final against England with high fever

I think knockout football is about fine margins and when you have good spells against fine sides you need to take your chances. Writing Croatia's name in the history books: "We'll be in the history books for being, along with Uruguay, the smallest country to play in the final".

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  • David Beckham calls on England fans to cheer, not jeer Raheem Sterling
David Beckham calls on England fans to cheer, not jeer Raheem Sterling

So fierce has some of this criticism been that ex-England and Manchester United duo David Beckham and Gary Neville have rallied to support the Manchester City star and they now have an ally in Dalic. "I'm a big Vardy fan, I think he would have scored a couple against Sweden". The Three Lions' last-four tie is on Wednesday night (23.30 IST)....

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  • Rowdy fans throw debris at police in Paris after France win
Rowdy fans throw debris at police in Paris after France win

Incredible scenes have filled the town centre after the team progressed through the competition reaching the semi-finals for the first time in 28 years. "I think people turn on the national team far too easily, they need to take a lead from the real fans - back the boys whatever, and drop the negativity".

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  • League still hunting for marquee after Torres knocks back Sydney FC
League still hunting for marquee after Torres knocks back Sydney FC

Torres finished his second spell at Atletico Madrid last season, playing 45 times in all competitions for his boyhood club. It is Sagan Tosu who have won the race for his signature, though, with the 34-year-old revealing the J1 League to be his next destination at a promotional event on Tuesday morning.

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  • 'Rapt' Richie Porte gets Tour campaign back on track
'Rapt' Richie Porte gets Tour campaign back on track

BMC, which is searching for a new title sponsor, also won the previous team time trial on the Tour in 2015. BMC's Richie Porte is level with Froome with their respective teams looking to do well on the upcoming team time trial. Vincenzo Nibali's Bahrain-Merida squad were 11th on the day, giving up 62 seconds to Team Sky, while Romain Bardet...

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  • Washington Redskins select Adonis Alexander in supplemental draft
Washington Redskins select Adonis Alexander in supplemental draft

Players may be granted eligibility into the supplemental draft for various reasons, though the most common are for academic ineligibility or dismissal from their college team for the upcoming season. In a year or two, perhaps the Giants will look back on the gamble they took Wednesday and nod in approval. Beal also demonstrates pretty good ba...

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