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Jazz select Duke’s Grayson Allen No. 21 overall

With the 21st overall pick the Utah Jazz selected Duke’s Grayson Allen, a 6-foot-5 guard with a solid jump shot and a controversial reputation.<p>The …

Salt Lake City

Grayson Allen Drafted by Jazz; Teammate Donovan Mitchell Excited About Pick

After a storied four-year career as a Duke Blue Devil, Grayson Allen found a new home when he was selected by the Utah Jazz with the 21st overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft Thursday.<p>New teammate Donovan Mitchell was already excited:<p>Allen told Mitchell he's ready to get to work:<p>Bleacher Report's …

Basketball

When Costa Rica lowered the colours of Brazil and then some

The Panamerican Championship is one of those international tournaments that time forgot. It ran every four years from 1952-60, with emerging teams from North America joining the big hitters from the South. And though the competition is unlikely to be a Mastermind specialist subject any time soon, …

Costa Rica

NBA Draft 2018: Mavericks take Luka Doncic at No. 3

The Dallas Mavericks address a major need with the third overall pick. Adding talent and excitement by selecting guard Luka Doncic.<p>Luka Doncic was …

Basketball

Cirque du Soleil's 'absolutely amazing' Corteo show returns to Ottawa

In late 2015, Marie-Christine Ménard-Bergeron thought her run as a globetrotting acrobat was over.After more than four years as a Cirque du Soleil …

Cirque du Soleil

UConn investigation alleges Ollie violated NCAA rules: Hartford Courant

An investigation by the University of Connecticut into former basketball coach Kevin Ollie alleges several NCAA rule violations, justifying the team's decision to fire Ollie with "just cause" and terminate the remaining money on his deal, according to a report from the Hartford Courant.<p>Under the …

Hartford Courant

NBA Draft 2018: Dallas Mavericks select Jalen Brunson with the 33rd pick

Having traded up to take Luka Doncic, the Dallas Mavericks add another terrific passer and playmaker in Jalen Brunson, selected with the 33rd pick …

Dallas Mavericks

76ers send Bridges to Phoenix for Smith in 1st-round swap

NEW YORK (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers have traded Mikal Bridges to the Phoenix Suns for Zhaire Smith in a swap of first-round draft pick.<p>Bridges was picked 10th overall and the Villanova standout answered questions at Barclays Center about his move down the road before he was swapped to the Suns. …

Basketball

2018 NBA Draft: Bucks Select Donte DiVincenzo (Villanova) With No. 17 pick

The Big Ragu becomes the newest member of the Milwaukee BucksWith the No. 17 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft, the Milwaukee Bucks select Donte DiVincenzo …

Basketball

Three-game suspension looms for Bucs QB Jameis Winston

TAMPA — The NFL is planning to suspend Winston three games for violating the personal conduct policy. He will be allowed to participate in training …

Football (U.S.)

Moritz Wagner NBA Draft 2018: Scouting Report for Los Angeles Lakers' Pick

The Los Angeles Lakers have selected Moritz Wagner in the 2018 NBA draft with the No. 25 overall pick.<p>A participant at the 2017 combine, Wagner withdrew his name from consideration to return to Michigan for a junior year in which he improved. He also wound up playing a major role in Michigan's run …

Basketball

Highlight Reel: Melges 14 US Nationals >> Scuttlebutt Sailing News

The inaugural Melges 14 US National Championship was held on Geneva Lake in Wisconsin from June 15 to 17, 2018. Video published on Jun 21, 2018.

Sailing

In wake of hurricane, Puerto Rico players join Starlings from Ohio

Some 121 girls volleyball teams from across the nation will play in the Starlings National Championship this weekend throughout San Diego. One team …

Puerto Rico

Bucks Select Donte DiVincenzo With No. 17 Pick in 2018 NBA Draft

The Bucks selected Villanova guard Donte DiVincenzo with the No. 17 pick in the 2018 NBA Draft.<p>The junior was named Final Four Most Oustanding Player …

Basketball

Michigan's Moritz Wagner picked by Los Angeles Lakers in NBA draft

Former Michigan center Moritz Wagner was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers with the 25th overall pick in Thursday's 2018 NBA draft.<p>Wagner, who played …

NBA Draft

Lakers draft Moritz Wagner with No. 25 pick

Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka selected a player from his alma mater in the first round.<p>The Lakers took Michigan’s Moritz Wagner with the 25th pick in the draft. The forward helped Michigan to the national championship game, which Pelinka attended. Wagner led Michigan in scoring with 14.6 …

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Hawks acquire point guard Trae Young in swap of top-5 picks

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks added a new floor leader to their rebuilding effort by acquiring point guard Trae Young from the Dallas Mavericks in …

NBA

NFL reportedly suspending Tampa Bay Buccaneers QB Jameis Winston for three games

The NFL could hand down a major suspension to Jameis Winston<p>The NFL is reportedly planning to suspend Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston …

Football (U.S.)

Lakers Draft Mo Wagner with #25 Pick in 1st Round

The Lakers selected University of Michigan, by way of Germany, big man Mo Wagner with the 25th pick in the 1st round in Thursday’s NBA draft. Wagner, …

Basketball

Final 2018 NBA Mock Draft Roundup

With the NBA Draft set to take place tonight at Barclays Center in Brooklyn (4 p.m. on ESPN), here is the final mock draft roundup for the 2018 …

Basketball

Reports: Suns acquire G Mikal Bridges in NBA Draft-day swap with Sixers

The Phoenix Suns have decided to trade their No. 16 pick in the NBA Draft and the 2021 pick owed to them via Miami to acquire Villanova swingman …

NBA

Grayson Allen is easy to hate, but Jazz fans will soon enjoy rooting for him

He should fit in nicely with Donovan Mitchell.<p>Grayson Allen is one of the most polarizing players ever to take the court in college basketball. Duke’s four-year guard is most known for his pouting and tripping, but past that, Allen has all the tools to play in the NBA. It just might take some time …

Basketball

Watch 2018 College World Series Mississippi State Baseball vs Oregon State Game One

Watch Mississippi State battle Oregon State in the College World Series<p>If the Mississippi State baseball team gets one more win, then the Bulldogs …

College Sports

Final NBA Mock Draft Roundup: Where Will Moe Wagner Be Drafted?

<b>NBA.com/TNT's David Aldridge: No. 21 overall to the Utah Jazz</b><p><b>What They Said:</b> "The Wolverines’ junior played himself into first-round consideration …

Basketball

Utah's selection of Grayson Allen gets Mitchell's instant approval

Grayson Allen became the first senior plucked from the NBA's draft board Thursday night when the Utah Jazz selected the Duke guard with the 21st pick.<p>…

Basketball

Mikal Bridges picked by Sixers in NBA draft

NEW YORK — Mikal Bridges is staying home. The 76ers selected the Villanova and Great Valley High School grad with the No. 10 pick in the NBA draft …

Basketball

Jevon Carter, Jalen Brunson taken back to back in second round of NBA draft

Villanova’s Jalen Brunson and West Virginia’s Jevon Carter are two players from the Chicago area known for their tenacity as point guards.<p>They grew up 30 miles apart, were AAU teammates in high school and played against each other in college, including in the NCAA tournament this season.<p>On Thursday …

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NBA.com/Stats | 2018 NBA Draft Profile: Donte DiVincenzo

Donte DiVincenzo is a do-it-all guard who plays an energetic, efficient style that shined in Villanova’s National Championship victory over Michigan …

Basketball

What's gotten into these Mississippi State pitchers since arriving in Omaha?

CLOSE<p>Mackenzie Salmon reports from Omaha as Mississippi State prepares to play Oregon State in the College World Series<p>OMAHA, Neb. — For a team that …

College Sports

How NBA draft will be the grand finale of Villanova’s big season

Step aside, John Calipari and Kentucky. Move over, Mike Krzyzewski and Duke. Make some room for Jay Wright and Villanova.<p>This year, the NBA draft …

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