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Zion Williamson, Bill Russell, Giannis Antetokounmpo Among Those Honored at 2019 ESPYs

On Wednesday night, some of the most celebrated athletes and entertainers converged at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles to celebrate the year that was in professional...

Zion Williamson, Bill Russell, Giannis Antetokounmpo Among Those Honored at 2019 ESPYs

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2019 NBA Awards: Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo named Most Valuable Player The 2019 NBA Awards took place Monday night at Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, Calif., as Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was named the NBA's Most Valuable Player....
05:34, 06/25/2019

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson era set to begin Zion Williamson going No. 1 to the New Orleans Pelicans may be all but certain, but the NBA draft still has the potential to be a roller coaster ride....
18:17, 06/20/2019

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson goes No1 to Pelicans – live! Ja Morant goes No2 to Memphis GrizzliesTweet Hunter at @HunterFelt or email him 12.53am BST The Knicks go the obvious route with R.J. Barrett. Not really another choice here. The home town crowd strongly approves.Barrett might not be as flashy as Wil...
02:00, 06/21/2019

2019 NBA mock draft: How will Pelicans build around Zion Williamson? The Anthony Davis trade gave New Orleans the No. 4 pick. Will the Pelicans hand-pick a young running mate for Williams or spin it forward as part of another trade?...
16:17, 06/18/2019

NBA Draft Lottery 2019: How to watch, odds for Zion Williamson's next team The 2019 NBA Draft lottery takes place Tuesday in Chicago. UPI has you covered with how to watch and the odds for teams hoping to land Duke star Zion Williamson....
06:17, 05/15/2019

New Orleans Pelicans win 2019 NBA Draft lottery, first chance at Zion Williamson The New Orleans Pelicans defied the odds and won the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery, and now have the first chance at selecting Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson....
06:17, 05/15/2019

Finding the gem of 2019 NBA draft class: Six impact players overshadowed by Zion Williamson Much of the NBA draft hype has focused on Zion Williamson and the next few picks, but here are possible gems who could be taken later in the draft.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

2019 NBA Draft results: New Orleans Pelicans select Zion Williamson with top pick The New Orleans Pelicans selected Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson with the top overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn....
05:34, 06/21/2019

New Orleans Pelicans set to win race for Zion Williamson after securing No1 pick at the 2019 NBA draft lottery The New Orleans Pelicans are in pole position to draft college superstar Zion Williamson after defying their low odds to win the NBA draft lottery for the second time in franchise history....
10:51, 05/15/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo Is The Most Demoralizing Man In The NBA These here Boston Celtics seem dead, filleted and breaded and fully cooked, and their feeble attempts to bridge a series of late deficits last night strongly suggested that, one recent example of a blown 3-1 lead notwithstanding, this is a mentally ...
23:17, 05/07/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Ready To "Think Like A Guard" Again Giannis Antetokounmpo is a treasure. A kind soul before the basketball game, a rude leviathan during it, and, it turns out, a reflective conversationalist right after. The Athletic’s Eric Nehm checked in with the possible MVP throughout his postseaso...
00:17, 06/01/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo becomes very emotional after winning NBA MVP SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. They won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valuable Player honors and Mike Budenholzer won Coach of the Year on Monday night in S...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo Is Your 2018–19 NBA Most Valuable Player Monday night Milwaukee Bucks destroyer of worlds Giannis Antetokounmpo became the first European import to win the NBA Most Valuable Player award since Dirk Nowitzki in 2007, and the first NBA player ever to win MVP after having won the NBA’s Most Im...
10:00, 06/25/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo to play for Greece at World Cup Giannis Antetokounmpo says he will play for Greece at this year's basketball World Cup in China, adding that he can play any position       ...
17:34, 06/28/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo gives emotional speech after winning NBA MVP award Giannis Antetokounmpo was emotional, particularly when discussing his late father, as he accepted the NBA MVP award.       ...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo: 'We're the best team in the league' Milwaukee superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo vowed that the Bucks weren't going to fold against the Toronto Raptors and declared the Bucks the "best team in the league."...
05:00, 05/25/2019

Tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo named NBA MVP at end of season awards Greek star led Bucks to league’s best regular-season recordSlovenia’s Luka Doncic named Rookie of the YearThe Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA finals, but they won big at the NBA Awards. A tearful Giannis Antetokounmpo earned Most Valu...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Opinion: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks dominating and no team can answer right now With the best defense and second-best offense in the playoffs, the Bucks are putting on a dominant show that no team yet has been able to stop.        ...
11:34, 05/18/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks throttle Raptors to grab 2-0 lead MILWAUKEE — Giannis Antetokounmpo started the game with an emphatic dunk. The next possession, a sprawling block to deny Marc Gasol. The next possession, another dunk. The tone was set. And it never changed. The Eastern Conference doesn’t belon...
11:34, 05/18/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo is an MVP finalist. The Bucks’ thumping of Raptors shows why he should win. The Milwaukee Bucks blitzed the Toronto Raptors in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals, making a strong case that MVP finalist Giannis Antetokounmpo deserves to take home the hardware....
15:51, 05/18/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo takes charge as Bucks take 2-1 lead on Celtics An attacking Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way with a game-high 32 points as the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Celtics 123-116 in Game 3 in Boston.        ...
07:51, 05/04/2019

Boston’s ‘Giannis Rules’ defense leaves Antetokounmpo flummoxed The Boston Celtics held Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo in check with a comprehensive defensive strategy aimed at exploiting his lack of a dependable outside shot and his less-than-elite play-making ability....
01:00, 04/29/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo's brother to sign two-year deal with Bucks Thanasis Antetokounmpo, the 26-year-old brother of Milwaukee's superstar and league MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, will join the Bucks on a two-year deal.       ...
13:51, 07/08/2019

NBA MVP finalists announced: Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden, Paul George Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden and Paul George are MVP finalists, while Antetokounmpo and George are also up for Defensive Player of the Year        ...
11:34, 05/18/2019

Watch: Celtics' Jaylen Brown dunks over Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown had a thunderous dunk over Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo in the fourth quarter of Sunday's Game 1....
00:51, 04/29/2019

Boston’s ‘Giannis Rules’ defense leaves Antetokounmpo flummoxed in Game 1 The Boston Celtics held Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo in check with a comprehensive defensive strategy aimed at exploiting his lack of a dependable outside shot and his less-than-elite play-making ability....
01:00, 04/29/2019

Drake clowns Giannis Antetokounmpo, rubs coach’s shoulders during Raptors win Expect plenty of fake love for Drake in Milwaukee when the Toronto Raptors return to face the Bucks on Thursday. The Toronto native stayed true to his role as the Raptors’ biggest superfan during the team’s 120-102 win Tuesday night, laughing and gyr...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Bucks handle Celtics again to take commanding 3-1 series lead Battling foul trouble, Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 24 of his 39 points in a dominant second half to put the Bucks one win away from the East finals.        ...
06:00, 05/07/2019

Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo lights up Celtics in 4Q, Bucks take 3-1 series lead Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 17 points in the fourth quarter of Game 4, leading the Bucks to a 3-1 NBA Eastern Conference semifinals lead over the Celtics....
17:00, 05/07/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo, James Harden, Paul George named finalists for NBA MVP Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, Houston Rockets guard James Harden and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George are finalists for MVP....
04:17, 05/18/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo dominates at foul line as Bucks clip Celtics BOSTON — Giannis Antetokounmpo kept attacking and the Boston Celtics kept fouling. The fouls may have slowed the second half of Game 3, but nothing could stop Antetokounmpo from putting together a signature performance in TD Garden. Antetokounmpo had...
11:34, 05/04/2019

Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo wins 2018-19 NBA Most Valuable Player award Six years after entering the NBA as a skinny teenager full of raw talent, Giannis Antetokounmpo capped a season full of accolades with his first MVP.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo sues artist for using his nickname on shirts NBA superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo, dubbed the “Greek Freak,” has sued an artist for peddling a shirt with his nickname, which is a registered trademark. The Milwaukee Bucks star claims a Philadelphia-based artist has placed the nickname...
03:34, 07/09/2019

Watch: Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard dunks on Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard shrugged off contact from Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo for a poster dunk in the second half Tuesday night....
04:34, 05/22/2019

Kawhi Leonard's dominance outshines Giannis Antetokounmpo in East finals This season has been all about Giannis Antetokounmpo's rise to superstardom and likely first MVP. This postseason, however, has been all about Kawhi Leonard.        ...
05:00, 05/25/2019

Watch: Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo rejects Boston Celtics' Al Horford Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo sent Boston Celtics center Al Horford's shot into the stands with a monstrous block in the first quarter....
12:51, 05/09/2019

Watch: Giannis Antetokounmpo storms out of postgame press conference after Game 6 loss Milwaukee star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo stormed out of his news conference after the Bucks' Game 6 loss to the Toronto Raptors on Saturday night....
00:51, 05/27/2019

Watch: Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo rejects Raptors' Marc Gasol with powerful block Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo showed why he was named a finalist for the NBA's Defensive Player of the Year Award with a thunderous block in Game 2....
09:51, 05/18/2019

Watch: Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo nets vicious dunk on Toronto Raptors Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo went airborne for a ferocious one-handed dunk in the first quarter of Game 4 against the Toronto Raptors....
04:34, 05/22/2019

Giannis Antetokounmpo checks stat sheet before answering question about Marcus Smart's return Giannis Antetokounmpo needed to check the stat sheet before answering a question about Marcus Smart's impact in his return to the Celtics' lineup.        ...
18:51, 05/07/2019

Williamson: 'I'm just trying to be the first Zion' A relaxed Zion Williamson met with the media in New York on Wednesday, the day before he's expected to become the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft and the face of the New Orleans franchise....
23:34, 06/19/2019

Zion Williamson on NBA future, comparisons to LeBron: 'I'm just trying to be first Zion' Zion Williamson, the projected No. 1 pick in Thursday's NBA draft, has lofty expectations for himself in his rookie season and beyond.       ...
07:17, 06/20/2019

Watch: Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo goes coast-to-coast for huge slam Milwaukee Bucks star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo rocked the rim with a coast-to-coast dunk against the Toronto Raptors in Game 5 of the NBA Eastern Conference finals....
04:51, 05/24/2019

The education of Zion Williamson His dunks inspire awe, his all-around game will make him millions. But to understand his legend, you have to go back to the place where it all started....
15:51, 05/08/2019

Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo sues artist for selling 'Greek Freak' merchandise Giannis Antetokounmpo filed a lawsuit against a Pennsylvania artist because he was selling T-shirts with the Milwaukee Bucks star's trademark.       ...
21:34, 07/10/2019

Why the NBA can’t fix the Zion Williamson draft lottery Forty-five minutes before a nationally televised audience views the ceremonial unveiling of the NBA draft lottery’s results Tuesday, the actual ping-pong ball drawing will unfold in a separate room inside the Chicago Hilton. Moderator Kiki Vandeweghe...
20:34, 05/11/2019

What Zion Williamson dream could mean to Knicks CHICAGO — The Knicks and Patrick Ewing are due. The big night has finally arrived after all the 2018-19 tanking for Zion Williamson. Ewing never had much prosperity in Chicago against Michael Jordan’s Bulls. But now the Knicks’ 7-foot-1 good-luck cha...
08:34, 05/14/2019

Zion Williamson’s NBA Summer League comes to a sad end The Zion Williamson Show is taking a summer hiatus The Pelicans’ No. 1-overall pick in this year’s NBA draft will sit out the rest of NBA Summer League after bruising his left knee on Friday against the Knicks. “Zion will move forward from this...
04:17, 07/07/2019

What if Zion Williamson turned down the Pelicans? As Lloyd Christmas would say, “So you’re telling me there’s a chance?” Not good. Not likely. It’s very slim. But, for a second, let’s imagine Zion Williamson back in college, dominating like few college athletes ever have and giving himself a chance ...
00:51, 05/16/2019

What Will Zion Williamson Put Up His Rookie Year? Barring some unlikely outcomes—an inspiring protest that gets him out of New Orleans, a defiant but ultimately depressing return to the accursed NCAA—Zion Williamson will suit up for the Pelicans this fall. What will he do there?...
20:17, 05/16/2019

Zion Williamson and the playoffs may not be perfect match Legendary Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim said he never has seen, in his 43 seasons, as scary a college player as Duke’s 6-foot-7 power forward Zion Williamson. The Hall of Fame coach, however, held off calling Williamson a potential NBA supers...
11:51, 05/10/2019

Zion Williamson signs with CAA in first real NBA decision The deadline for prospects to spurn the NBA draft came and went without a Zion Willamson surprise. Now, the future New Orleans Pelican is busy setting up his future in the league. Williamson on Thursday signed with CAA Sports, the agency announced, j...
17:17, 05/30/2019

This fan’s Zion Williamson Knicks tattoo didn’t age well Maybe this Knicks fan should have waited until after the NBA draft lottery to get a tattoo of Zion Williamson with the team’s logo. The Pelicans won the lottery that was held in Chicago and are expected to take the Duke star with the No. 1 pick...
09:34, 05/15/2019

Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett are already shattering records Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett have yet to step on an NBA court — but they’re already shattering records when it comes to moving merch. The dynamic Duke roommates — who got picked No. 1 and No. 3, respectively, in last week’s draft — sold more jersey...
06:51, 06/26/2019

Zion Williamson and the ascendant Pelicans could hardly be in a better spot There’s rarely such a thing as a can’t-miss prospect. And it’s hard to pull off the perfect rebuild. But Zion and the New Orleans Pelicans are coalescing into something truly specialThe Pelicans made official what we’ve known for a month now, draftin...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Opinion: Here's how Zion Williamson could go wrong in the NBA The NBA draft lottery Tuesday will set who gets the No. 1 pick a chance to take Zion Williamson or trade him depending on a team's evaluation of him.        ...
19:34, 05/13/2019

Zion Williamson taken by Pelicans with No. 1 pick of NBA draft The most tantalizing prospect of the last decade has officially arrived. The Pelicans confirmed what most have assumed for months, selecting Zion Williamson with the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night. Williamson has long been a lo...
02:00, 06/21/2019

Zion Williamson got hit with a $100 million lawsuit just before the draft The suit came almost a week after Williamson sued Prime Sports Marketing LLC, alleging it violated North Carolina law by adding him as a client in April....
11:00, 06/21/2019

Zion Williamson Lives Up to the Hype, at Least for One Night Williamson, the New Orleans Pelicans’ rookie star, gave the fans what they wanted in his professional debut at summer league in Las Vegas: dunks and a glimpse of what could be....
15:53, 07/06/2019

The Knicks’ Zion Williamson ‘hangover’ is nothing to fear Once the Zion Williamson “hangover” subsides, the Knicks are poised to get a “really, really good player” with the third overall pick in the 2019 draft. So says ESPN NBA draft analyst Mike Schmitz, who believes the Knicks still should be excited abou...
22:17, 05/16/2019

NBA Mock draft: How it will line up after Zion Williamson The pingpong balls have spoken, declaring New Orleans the winner of the Zion Williamson sweepstakes. But that’s hardly all the drama that will come out of Tuesday night’s NBA Draft Lottery, or from the weeks that will follow. Will Williamson help new...
07:34, 05/15/2019

Zion Williamson’s heartbreak: He wanted Knicks before shocker Zion Williamson might be more heartbroken than Knicks fans. The wunderkind Duke phenom had been rooting for the Knicks to win his namesake sweepstakes, according to ESPN, only to see the New Orleans Pelicans jump from the seventh slot to the top over...
07:34, 05/15/2019

If The Pelicans Don't Deserve Zion Williamson, Every Other Team Deserves Him Less When the New Orleans Pelicans landed the right to seize the beginning of Zion Williamson’s basketball career, the reaction was swift, predictable and consistent: “What did those people do to deserve such a prize?”...
18:51, 05/15/2019

David Griffin: Zion Williamson isn’t the Pelicans’ savior After agreeing to trade franchise star Anthony Davis to the Lakers last week, Zion Williamson became the clear heir apparent to take the reins as the Pelicans’ new hero. After selecting Williamson with the first overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday...
03:00, 06/22/2019

Adam Silver reveals advice he’s given to Zion Williamson TORONTO (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he has already offered presumed No. 1 overall draft pick Zion Williamson advice on enjoying the process of entering the league. Silver, who appears on the latest episode of PodcastOne Sports Now with A...
19:00, 06/02/2019

Should Zion Williamson engineer an escape from the hapless Pelicans? New Orleans are primed to select the generational talent with the No1 pick of the NBA draft. But does he want to join a team accustomed to failure?Tuesday night was a dream for the New Orleans Pelicans. They won the 2019 NBA draft lottery, and are fi...
15:34, 05/16/2019

Zion Williamson Rips Kevin Knox's NBA Future Away From Him Zion Williamson made his Summer League debut on Friday and, for a little while, it looked like those watching were in store for an absolute show from the No. 1-overall pick. Those kind of expectations tend to get set when one’s first NBA highlight in...
16:19, 07/06/2019

Zion Williamson already liking this NBA offense-friendly rule Zion Williamson knows he has a lot to learn starting when he makes his NBA Summer League debut. That said, he’s already picked up a few things. The No. 1 overall pick in this year’s draft by the New Orleans Pelicans is in Las Vegas, where his first g...
10:00, 07/03/2019

RJ Barrett on first Knicks game — and facing Zion Williamson LAS VEGAS — RJ Barrett has faced Zion Williamson countless times in practice as teammates at Duke. Now they get the Las Vegas stage as opponents. Barrett, the Knicks’ new 6-foot-7 lefty lottery pick, doesn’t have any grand advice for his Knicks teamm...
04:17, 07/05/2019

Zion Williamson relishes challenge of leading Pelicans into new era Zion Williamson has described this year as a movie. Thursday night was like a fairy tale — it felt to good to be true for the Duke phenom who is now the face of the Pelicans. Here he was, on the NBA draft stage at Barclays Center, shaking hands with ...
14:00, 06/21/2019

ESPN interviewer made Zion Williamson cry, and it was excellent TV The interview with a crying Zion Williamson following his selection as the first-overall pick was the best TV moment of the NBA draft. It was pure and spontaneous. Considering Williamson’s selection by the Pelicans was so anticlimactic, it was specia...
14:00, 06/21/2019

Knicks could turn Zion Williamson into a god: ‘Billboards, adrenaline’ The Knicks need Zion Williamson, but Williamson would be helped by New York. Tuesday’s draft lottery not only will largely determine where Williamson will play to begin his NBA career, but it will also provide the base for how big of a media sensatio...
00:51, 05/13/2019

Mitchell Robinson happily gave Zion Williamson his NBA welcome LAS VEGAS — Knicks center Mitchell Robinson only blocked two of Zion Williamson’s shots in the Earthquake Game on Friday at Thomas & Mack Center. But that’s probably because Williamson only got through nine minutes before he was shut down for the sum...
15:17, 07/08/2019

NBA draft: New Orleans Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick Zion Williamson won several national accolades as a freshman at Duke and his game - which includes size, skill, strength, speed and acumen - is rare.       ...
07:17, 06/21/2019

NBA mock draft: How will Pelicans build around Zion Williamson? The Anthony Davis trade gave New Orleans the No. 4 pick. Will the Pelicans hand-pick a young running mate for Williams or spin it forward as part of another trade?...
19:00, 06/18/2019

Zion Williamson keeping NBA debut in perspective, even if world isn’t LAS VEGAS — An earthquake shook the ground near Cox Pavilion Thursday morning. Contrary to popular belief, Zion Williamson was not throwing down dunks. But there may be another one Friday night when the Pelicans’ prized No. 1 pick will finally make h...
18:00, 07/05/2019

In the N.B.A. Lottery, the Knicks Will Take Their 14 Percent Shot at Zion Williamson Under the previous lottery system, the Knicks — by finishing with the league’s worst record — would have had a 25 percent chance at getting the Duke star....
05:00, 05/14/2019

NBA draft: Zion Williamson sheds tears after expected happened Zion Williamson knew what was coming. Still, he couldn’t believe it was real. Shortly after being announced as the No. 1 overall pick — of the New Orleans Pelicans — and shaking commissioner Adam Silver’s hand, the Duke superstar became o...
03:34, 06/21/2019

Vegas didn’t punish Knicks for losing out on Zion Williamson The Knicks may have lost out on Zion Williamson, but they weren’t losers, according to Westgate SuperBook. The Knicks, who finished with a league-worst 17-65 record, remained a 16/1 choice to win the NBA title in 2020, in odds Westgate released after...
13:51, 05/15/2019

Zion Williamson Is The Pelicans' Reward For Wasting Anthony Davis The Knicks, Pelicans, Grizzlies, and Lakers all had a shot at Zion Williamson heading into the final reveals of the NBA Draft Lottery, and the sensational Duke forward might have gotten stuck in the most disastrous possible situation. The New Orleans...
05:00, 05/15/2019

Pelicans primed for Zion Williamson after winning No 1 pick in NBA draft Pelicans buck odds to win No 1 overall pick in June’s NBA draftGrizzlies, Knicks and Lakers to pick second, third and fourthNew Orleans have bucked the odds and won the NBA draft lottery, and now will have the first chance at choosing Zion Williamson...
05:34, 05/15/2019

Pelicans sit Zion Williamson for rest of NBA Summer League as precaution The New Orleans Pelicans have ruled Williamson out for the rest of Las Vegas Summer League after he sustained a bruised left knee in his debut Friday.       ...
23:34, 07/06/2019

There won’t be a wait for an RJ Barrett-Zion Williamson Summer League battle The RJ Barrett-versus-Zion Williams buddy battle for NBA Rookie of the Year starts as early as possible when the Knicks face the Pelicans to open the Las Vegas Summer League on July 5. Vegas knows how to put on a show. Barrett said at his introductor...
03:00, 06/22/2019

Zion Williamson's Main Concerns at the NBA Draft Combine HoopsHype's Alex Kennedy breaks down what Zion Williamson needs to do to impress scouts at the NBA Draft Combine.        ...
19:34, 05/13/2019

Zion Williamson is set to make millions in the NBA, but a $100 million lawsuit stands in the way Zion Williamson, fresh off of his sensational freshman season at Duke, was selected with the No. 1 overall pick by the New Orleans Pelicans in the 2019 NBA draft last week. Judging by his emotional reaction to being drafted, it was one of the most me...
22:34, 06/28/2019

Zion Williamson impresses in abbreviated debut at NBA Summer League Zion Williamson put on an impressive display before leaving the Pelicans' game against the Knicks for precautionary reasons after a knee-to-knee hit.       ...
07:36, 07/06/2019

Zion Williamson still has options if he doesn't want to play for the Pelicans While unlikely, here are the options available to Zion Williamson if he doesn't want to play in New Orleans.        ...
14:17, 05/16/2019

Zion Williamson sounds ready for his life to completely change The corner of the Grand Hyatt Ballroom felt like the subway at rush hour. Writers, photographers and cameramen were all jockeying for position, trying to box each other out just to get in a few questions for Zion Williamson. This wasn’t a media scrum...
15:00, 06/20/2019

Zion Williamson's shoe malfunction puts Nike in the spotlight "Nike\u0027s shares were set to come under pressure on Thursday after emerging basketball star Zion Williamson was injured when his Nike sneaker split during a game."...
18:17, 05/01/2019

The Zion Williamson-Anthony Davis decision Knicks could face Pelicans GM David Griffin still has a goal of changing Anthony Davis’ mind on a trade and have him “buy into the program,’’ according to a source. Griffin plans to meet with Davis soon. But Tuesday’s lottery could be a determining factor in where Dav...
07:00, 05/11/2019

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement Zion Williamson won’t be a Knick barring stunning upheaval at the top of Thursday night’s NBA draft, but the Duke phenom is certain they won’t be disappointed if they select his close friend and one-and-done former college teammate RJ Barrett. “He’s ...
03:51, 06/20/2019

Where's Zion Williamson? Not in Chicago for NBA draft combine workouts He's the top name on the list of combine attendees, but ex-Duke star Zion Williamson won’t be participating.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Zion Williamson ‘never should’ve played’ in NBA Summer League, Mike Krzyzewski says The No. 1 draft pick has been on "this circuit of awards" and isn't "in the playing shape or the mental shape" to compete yet, said Williamson's former coach at Duke....
09:17, 07/15/2019

A Pelicans Rookie Had The Best Dunk Of Summer League And It Was Not Zion Williamson Monday night in Las Vegas, New Orleans Pelicans rookie center Jaxson Hayes caught a nifty wraparound pass on a side pick-and-roll and dunked someone named Mychal Mulder into The Further....
08:17, 07/09/2019

Zion Williamson lets Pelicans exhale thanks to ‘excited’ stepdad Put the conspiracy theories away. Zion Williamson’s stepfather, Lee Anderson, told the “Off The Bench” podcast that the presumptive No. 1 pick has no plans to return to Duke, despite not hiring an agent yet. The far-fetched idea gai...
17:17, 05/16/2019

Rep for Giannis Antetokounmpo blasts Drake's 'disrespectful' trolling Antetokounmpo scored 25 points in Game 4 but shot just 6-of-10 from the free throw line and airballed a free throw for the second consecutive contest.        ...
23:17, 05/22/2019

Shaquille O'Neal would build a franchise around No. 44 pick Bol Bol over Zion Williamson O'Neal had an obvious bias, having seen Bol up close when the 7-foot-2 big man was playing alongside his son.       ...
22:51, 06/21/2019

Hey, Knicks fans: Zion Williamson lottery nightmare won’t sting forever WASHINGTON — In a few days, the disappointment will fade — honestly, it will — and reason will take over. In a few days — OK, maybe it’ll take a week — the reality that Zion Williamson is likely headed for Bourbon Street instead of Broadway will stop...
07:34, 05/15/2019

N.B.A. Lottery Winners: Pelicans Get No. 1 Draft Pick, and the Right to Select Zion Williamson New Orleans now faces the decision of whether to select the N.B.A.’s most hyped prospect since LeBron James or to trade the pick for a king’s ransom of assets....
06:34, 05/15/2019

Stepfather: Duke star Zion Williamson excited to play for Pelicans Zion Williamson's stepfather told the ESPN affiliate in Baton Rouge, La., the Duke star would be excited to play for the New Orleans Pelicans if they take him with the first pick in June's NBA draft....
00:17, 05/17/2019

ESPN won’t wait long to show who wins Zion Williamson lottery Just show us the draft order. That was the general sentiment from fans last year as ESPN’s hour-long NBA draft lottery special went nearly 40 minutes before revealing a single pick. Tuesday’s coverage is designed to bring clarity with two lead-ins fo...
11:51, 05/10/2019

Top NBA draft pick Zion Williamson casually launches football down beach Zion Williamson is poised to be one of the top picks in the upcoming NBA Draft but while he prepares for the scouting combine he was seen launching a football on a beach....
15:34, 05/09/2019

Four reasons No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson won't win Rookie of the Year The New Orleans Pelicans have said they are building their team around Zion Williamson, but that comes with added pressure to perform.       ...
13:51, 06/21/2019

N.B.A. Draft Lottery Recap: Pelicans Win No. 1 Pick, and the Right to Select Zion Williamson New Orleans faces the decision of whether to select the N.B.A.’s most hyped prospect since LeBron James or to trade the pick for a king’s ransom of assets....
23:34, 05/15/2019

Zion Williamson headlines another fascinating year at NBA summer league in Las Vegas Zion Williamson, the first overall pick by the New Orleans Pelicans, will be the biggest draw as NBA summer league kicks off again in Las Vegas.       ...
03:00, 07/06/2019

Daniel Jones has talked with Zion Williamson about ‘cool’ Knicks possibility Daniel Jones is among some big-name rookies at Giants minicamp this week, but he hopes to have one more join him in the Big Apple. The Duke alum shared the school’s Durham, North Carolina, campus with another up-and-coming star: basketball phen...
22:17, 05/03/2019

Drew Brees gives signed jersey to Zion Williamson with personal message The New Orleans Pelicans gave a jolt to the city last week when they drafted Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Coach K: Zion Williamson wasn’t in shape to play Summer League Zion Williamson’s NBA Summer League campaign lasted just nine minutes. His former Duke coach doesn’t think he should’ve been playing at all. “I thought really he never should’ve played just because he’s been on this circuit of awards, the ESPYs, ever...
23:17, 07/12/2019

Six reasons Zion Williamson, New Orleans Pelicans will be NBA's most exciting show Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball will attract plenty of NBA attention as the New Orleans Pelicans' rebuilding effort takes shape.       ...
17:00, 06/21/2019

Zion Williamson sues marketing company, alleges state law violation The former Duke star is suing to terminate his contract with Prime Sports Marketing LLC, saying the agency violated North Carolina's sports agent law.       ...
07:34, 06/14/2019

NBA draft: Legend of Zion Williamson grows with incredible story from HS coach In case you needed a reminder of how otherworldly Zion Williamson is, his high school basketball coach has a story for you.       ...
16:34, 06/20/2019

Zion Williamson invited to USA Basketball camp, has chance to make World Cup roster Zion Williamson, projected first pick in 2019 NBA draft, has been invited to compete at August camp and has a chance to make the World Cup roster.       ...
23:34, 06/07/2019

Enes Kanter Calls Zion Williamson "Overhyped," "Julius Randle With Hops" Apologies in advance for presenting the unsuspecting reader with any portion of any conversation between Colin Cowherd and Enes Kanter, as nobody’s day necessarily needed that. But here is their exchange today on the subject of Zion Williamson:...
02:51, 06/27/2019

Inside Knicks’ edgy lottery party: Zion Williamson grief and hope They chanted and screamed for an hour, hoping their vocal chords could somehow translate into NBA draft lottery luck. They chanted, “We Want Zion” and “14 percent” and “Let’s Go Knicks.” Slattery’s Midtown Pub in Manhattan sounded like the Garden use...
07:34, 05/15/2019

Enes Kanter throws shade at Zion Williamson with Julius Randle diss Enes Kanter might be just a little tired of the Zion Williamson hype. Or, maybe the former Knick just sees more in Julius Randle than the rest of us. “I kind of feel like (Williamson’s) overhyped,” Kanter said on “The Herd wit...
02:17, 06/28/2019

NBA Draft Lottery: Rabbis and witches praying Knicks land Zion Williamson On Tuesday night, the Knicks will learn their place in the NBA draft lottery. With a No. 1 pick, they’d get Duke superstar Zion Williamson, as well as a commodity the team’s fans rarely have enjoyed: hope. But these are the Knicks we’re talking about...
05:00, 05/14/2019

New footage shows Zion Williamson's shocked reaction to Pelicans getting No. 1 pick Potential top pick Zion Williamson didn't expect the New Orleans Pelicans to get the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft. How he reacted.        ...
14:17, 05/16/2019

Zion Williamson receives inspiring message from New Orleans legend: 'Passing the torch to you' The New Orleans Pelicans selected Zion Williamson with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday and he immediately brought joy and excitement to fans in the city....
20:51, 06/25/2019

Isiah Thomas talks Kevin Durant and Zion Williamson’s star power CHICAGO — Isiah Thomas believes any team that lands Kevin Durant one day may be sipping his champagne during a championship celebration. On hand at the Chicago Hilton to promote a champagne partnership with the Players Association on Tuesday night be...
10:34, 05/15/2019

Zion Williamson received a surprise present from Drew Brees and says he is ready to take the torch Julio Cortez/AP Zion Williamson was drafted No. 1 overall by the New Orleans Pelicans in the 2019 NBA Draft. New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees surprised Williamson with an autographed jersey when he arrived in New Orleans. Brees wrote: "To Z...
23:34, 06/25/2019

Duke star Zion Williamson suing Florida sports marketing firm Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson is suing a Florida sports marketing firm to terminate his contract, saying the deal violated North Carolina law....
04:34, 06/14/2019

Zion Williamson pick sends New Orleans Pelicans fans into frenzy on Fulton Street New Orleans Pelicans fans on Thursday packed Fulton Street ahead of the NBA Draft as they patiently waited to see who their team was going to choose with the No. 1 overall pick....
19:17, 06/21/2019

Chauncey Billups Drags Out Tired Trope, Says Zion Williamson Was "Raised Right" Because He Had "Two Parents In His Home" With the first pick in the NBA Draft, ESPN draft analyst Chauncey Billups selected one of the worst possible approaches to complimenting a player’s character, after Zion Williamson had finished taking his ceremonial photo with commissioner Adam Silve...
06:17, 06/21/2019

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton has 'a thought': Put Zion Williamson in black and gold New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton may have had the best reaction to the New Orleans Pelicans getting the No. 1 pick in the upcoming NBA Draft....
20:00, 05/16/2019

As Anthony Davis crisis lingers, Pelicans land No. 1 pick in the Zion Williamson draft New Orleans earned the opportunity to select Williamson, the consensus national player of the year, as the team continues to deal with Davis's trade request....
07:51, 05/15/2019

Best of the 2019 ESPYS The ESPYS, ESPN's annual award show, is back. Here's a look at all the action on the red carpet and the award winners.       ...
07:00, 07/11/2019

Best from the 2019 ESPYs The ESPYS, ESPN's annual award show, is back. Here's a look at all the action on the red carpet and the award winners.       ...
10:17, 07/11/2019

Zion Williamson draws crowd for Summer League debut, but Pelicans prefer a soft launch The former Duke star is already an online phenomenon and a potential franchise player, but New Orleans is taking care to shield him from expectations....
05:17, 07/06/2019

New York Knicks fans turn to higher power in hopes team gets top draft pick, selects Zion Williamson The New York Knicks enter the 2019 NBA Draft lottery with a 14 percent chance of getting the No. 1 overall pick after another disappointing season when the team finished with only 17 wins....
10:34, 05/14/2019

2019 ESPYS: Compete List of Nominations Serena Williams, Kevin Durant, Tiger Woods, and Simone Biles are among the star athletes nominated for 2019 ESPYS. The tennis champion, arguably the most successful of all time, is......
17:51, 06/19/2019

ESPYS 2019 Winners: The Complete List It's sport's biggest night! World-renowned athletes and celebs alike are making their way to the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles for the 2019 ESPYS--and they're bringing the......
03:51, 07/11/2019

Watch live (Blackout restrictions): 2019 ESPYS The ESPYS are live in the Eastern and Central time zones. The show is at 9 ET in Mountain, 10 ET in Arizona, 11 ET in Pacific and 1 a.m. ET Thursday in Hawaii....
03:00, 07/11/2019

ESPYS 2019 Red Carpet Fashion: See Every Look as the Stars Arrive The time we've all been waiting for is finally here! The 2019 ESPYS are finally here and we're celebrating outstanding professional and amateur athletes in a wide variety of......
03:51, 07/11/2019

Cam Reddish believes intense spotlight on Zion Williamson 'a little bit unfair' The overlooked Duke star, who says he won plenty of 1-on-1 contests with teammates Williamson and RJ Barrett, excited to prove he has complete game.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

Get Off the Sidelines and Cast Your Vote for the Best Dressed Star at the 2019 ESPYS! The 2019 ESPYS showed that athletes know how to bring their A-game from the field to the red carpet. Comedian Tracy Morgan hilariously hosted the star-studded award show that brought......
10:17, 07/12/2019

Best Dressed Stars at the 2019 ESPYs: Lindsey Vonn, Ciara and More Touchdown, goal, score! These were the words that echoed across the 2019 ESPYs red carpet. That's because plenty of athletes and their plus-ones arrived in fabulous fashion. Stunning......
03:51, 07/11/2019

Zion Williamson’s jersey has become a hot seller. His high school jersey, that is. The latest fashion trend among fans is sporting the high school jerseys of the NBA's young stars, and small-time vendors are stepping in to fill the demand....
14:51, 06/20/2019

Anthony Davis, John Wall snubs inspired Zion Williamson to sign 'every kid’s autograph' Zion Williamson credits autograph snubs from Anthony Davis and John Wall for inspiring him to sign for every child who asks.        ...
07:51, 05/21/2019

Mike Krzyzewski: Zion Williamson not in 'playing shape,' should've skipped summer league Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski said former Blue Devils star Zion Williamson should've skipped the NBA summer league because he's not in shape.       ...
20:00, 07/15/2019

Zion Williamson hasn't 'even considered' returning to Duke, says stepfather Zion Williamson's stepfather says that the likely No. 1 overall NBA draft pick hasn't 'even considered' returning to Duke for another season.        ...
03:34, 05/17/2019

The Bill Russell-sized hole in Steph Curry's résumé Golden State's primary mission remains the same: win a third consecutive NBA championship. But the Warriors also want to get Stephen Curry a Finals MVP award along the way....
22:34, 06/05/2019

Cardi B wins big, Nipsey Hussle honored at 2019 BET Awards Cardi B, Lil Baby and Snoop Dogg were the big winners Sunday night during the 2019 BET Awards that saw artist Mary J. Blige and the late rapper Nipsey Hussle honored....
10:00, 06/24/2019

Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Posthumous Humanitarian Award at 2019 BET Awards The 2019 BET Awards will honor the late Nipsey Hussle and the work he did for his community over the years. In late March, the 33-year-old Grammy-nominated rapper, née Ermias......
20:51, 06/13/2019

Here's How Lena Waithe Honored Nipsey Hussle and Other Rappers at the 2019 Met Gala Lena Waithe is giving credit where credit is due! During tonight's 2019 Met Gala, the actress and screenwriter wanted to make a fashion statement at New York City's star-studded......
04:34, 05/07/2019

The Marathon Medal: Nipsey Hussle to Be Honored With Humanitarian Award at 2019 BET Awards Along with his business acumen and music, Nipsey Hussle (born Ermias Asghedom) was known for his humanitarian spirit. Locals lovingly called him “Neighborhood Nip.” It’s one of the main reasons why the marathon shall, indeed, continue....
20:51, 06/17/2019

2019 BET Awards: Nipsey Hussle Honored With Posthumous Humanitarian Award and Star-Studded Performance Nipsey Hussle may be gone but he will never, ever be forgotten. Though the rapper, born Ermias Asghedom, was shot and killed in late March outside his South L.A. clothing store, the......
10:34, 06/24/2019

Russell announces exclusive agreements with NYSE Euronext and CBOE Holdings for Russell U.S. index options New focused "dual-listing" for Russell U.S. Index-based options includes commitment by the two companies to help expand selection, support, service and education for options clients globally. SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Russell Investments today announ...
15:51, 05/02/2019

Williams say Kubica safe for 2019, will fight to retain Russell Williams are determined to keep British Formula One rookie George Russell for the long term and have no plans to replace Polish driver Robert Kubica this season, deputy principal Claire Williams said at the British Grand Prix....
18:34, 07/12/2019

USWNT to attend ESPYS in LA after NYC parade The appearance by the U.S. team will be part of a day on which they are celebrated on both coasts. The players will fly to Los Angeles for The ESPYS after a ticker-tape parade in New York on Wednesday morning....
01:00, 07/09/2019

Comedian Tracy Morgan to host The ESPYs LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comedian Tracy Morgan will host The ESPYs honoring the year’s top sports performances and achievements. The star of “The Last O.G.” will preside over the annual show airing live July 10 on ABC from the Microsoft T...
18:51, 06/03/2019

Mendez to receive Jimmy V Award at ESPYS High school football coach Rob Mendez, who was born with tetra-amelia syndrome, a rare disorder that caused him to be born without arms or legs, will receive the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at next month's ESPYS....
20:17, 06/18/2019

USWNT, Morgan take home top honors at ESPYS Alex Morgan and the USWNT capped their day of celebrations in style at The ESPYS, with Morgan winning best female athlete and the USWNT winning best team....
06:17, 07/11/2019

10 of the Best (and Funniest) ESPYS Hosting Moments of All Time It's almost time for the 2019 ESPYS! That's right! Tracy Morgan is hosting the big award show live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Wednesday, July 10. Given......
15:34, 07/09/2019

The Giants were Tracy Morgan’s punching bag at the ESPYS Lifelong Giants fan Tracy Morgan, host of Wednesday’s ESPYs, had a lot to say about his beloved football team during the award show. A lot of people weren’t pleased with Morgan’s hosting performance, criticizing his opening stand-up comedy routine, b...
18:51, 07/11/2019

5 ways to cut your 2019 tax bill now You filed your 2018 tax return. Don’t stuff it in a file cabinet just yet. Review it to uncover steps you can take now to lower your 2019 tax bill.        ...
13:17, 04/30/2019

Megan Rapinoe suffers wardrobe malfunction at ESPYS Oops! US women’s soccer team co-captain Megan Rapinoe suffered a wardrobe malfunction at The ESPYS on Wednesday night when her left breast was briefly exposed. The mishap happened as Rapinoe got up from the front row and her black tuxedo jacket opene...
13:51, 07/11/2019

St. Louis Blues star Ryan O’Reilly takes out tooth during ESPYs speech Ryan O’Reilly certainly made the 2019 ESPYs an award show the Twitterverse won’t soon forget. While accepting the prize for Best Comeback on Wednesday, the St. Louis Blues center, who helped lead the franchise to its first-ever Stanley Cu...
17:34, 07/11/2019

HSCC Thundersports added to 2019 Silverstone Classic bill Sports-racing cars of the 1970s will race at the Silverstone Classic on July 26-28 after two races for the HSCC Thundersports category were added to the schedule...
19:17, 06/06/2019

Cannes 2019 week one roundup: zombies, babies and a sleeping Bill Murray Jim Jarmusch embraces the undead, Ken Loach continues his career resurrection and Les Misérables goes 21st-century reinventionIt’s the opening day of the 72nd Cannes film festival and all is calm on the promenade. The sky is a warm blue, the sea is s...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Selena Gomez And Bill Murray Are The Ultimate Red-Carpet Double Act At Cannes 2019 Gomez donned a matching Louis Vuitton bustier and floor-length skirt paired with an art-deco collar of Bulgari diamonds, but her co-star was still her best accessory...
13:17, 05/15/2019

St. Louis Blues' Ryan O’Reilly stuns ESPYs crowd by removing front tooth before acceptance speech St. Louis Blues center Ryan O’Reilly delivered what’s being called the “ultimate hockey move” when he removed his front tooth before his acceptance speech at Wednesday night's ESPY Awards....
03:51, 07/12/2019

USWNT midfielder Allie Long's wedding ring, key to city stolen from hotel room after ESPYs The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating a burglary at USWNT player Allie Long's hotel room Wednesday night following the ESPY awards.       ...
23:34, 07/12/2019

High school football coach born without limbs delivers inspirational ESPYs speech, receives Jimmy V Award A California high school football coach who was born without arms and legs due to a rare disorder gave a heart-wrenching speech at the ESPY Awards on Thursday night....
15:51, 07/11/2019

Antetokounmpo has 32, Bucks beat Celtics 123-116 in Game 3 BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 32 points and 13 rebounds, George Hill finished with 21 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Boston Celtics 123-116 on Friday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinal series. Khris Middle...
09:00, 05/04/2019

NBA awards: Antetokounmpo wins MVP, Doncic top rookie Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo became the second European player to be selected the NBA's Most Valuable Player, winning the honor on Monday night at the league's awards show in Santa Monica, Calif....
14:17, 06/25/2019

Teary-eyed Antetokounmpo wins NBA MVP honors The Milwaukee Bucks fell two games short of the NBA Finals. Their star Giannis Antetokounmpo earned MVP honors at the NBA Awards.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Milwaukee Greeks rally behind Bucks' Antetokounmpo The Bucks’ NBA playoff run has Milwaukee buzzing with anticipation that the team could win its first title since 1971. Particularly interested is the Greek community, which has rallied around star Giannis Antetokounmpo, who was born in Greece. ...
15:00, 05/14/2019

In the East, It Has Been All Bucks So Far (but Not All Giannis) Milwaukee is just two wins against the Raptors from its first N.B.A. finals appearance since 1974 behind the play of Giannis Antetokounmpo and a solid supporting cast....
21:00, 05/18/2019

Giannis says he's at '60 percent' of his potential Despite coming off a dominant MVP season that saw him lead the Bucks to the Eastern Conference finals, Giannis Antetokounmpo says "there's a lot of things I can improve on."...
07:00, 07/14/2019

Giannis: Raptors not like C's; Game 1 a must-win Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo said his team was "fine" after going down 1-0 to the Celtics, but it is far more critical to win Game 1 against the Raptors....
02:00, 05/15/2019

NBA Conference finals: Curry brothers face off as Antetokounmpo waits It’s Golden State v Portland in the West, and Toronto v Milwaukee in the East. We look at the factors that will decide the teams for the NBA finalsAfter Sunday’s two tightly contested Game 7s, the NBA Conference finals are finally set. The well-reste...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Antetokounmpo and Harden head All-NBA teams as LeBron's streak ends Steph Curry, Paul George and Nikola Jokic also in first teamLeBron James missed first team for first time since 2007Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden got the most votes, and Damian Lillard and Kemba Walker were also big winners when the All-NBA ...
02:00, 05/24/2019

NBA MVP Antetokounmpo sues artist over alleged 'Greek Freak' knockoffs Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, the 2019 National Basketball Association most valuable player, sued a Pennsylvania man on Monday for allegedly selling "Greek Freak" t-shirts and other clothing without permission....
23:34, 07/08/2019

Antetokounmpo funds basketball court in fire-ravaged Greece ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek NBA star Giannis Antetokounmpo has agreed to fund the construction of an indoor basketball court in a fire-ravaged area outside Athens where at least 100 people were killed last year. The mayor of the Rafina area where the...
20:17, 05/20/2019

NBA MVP finalists: Giannis, George, Harden Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo and Oklahoma City Thunder forward Paul George are among the finalists for the both NBA's Most Valuable Player and Defensive Player of the Year honors....
04:17, 05/18/2019

Giannis on trailing 3-2: 'We're not gonna fold' With Thursday night's loss putting the Bucks in a 3-2 series hole, Giannis Antetokounmpo vowed that his team was "not gonna fold." He added, "We're the best team in the league."...
11:34, 05/24/2019

Giannis, Harden lead All-NBA; LeBron 3rd team LeBron James' 11-year run on the All-NBA first team has come to an end as he was named to the third team. Giannis Antetokounmpo and James Harden were unanimous selections to the first team....
21:51, 05/23/2019

Giannis, Harden are unanimous All-NBA first-team picks Milwaukee forward Giannis Antetokounmpo and Houston guard James Harden were unanimous selections to the 2018-19 All-NBA first team, released Thursday....
21:51, 05/23/2019

Giannis, George finalists for NBA MVP and defensive award NEW YORK (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George have a chance to be both the NBA’s MVP and its Defensive Player of the Year. Reigning MVP James Harden is the other finalist for the league’s top award. The NBA announced three finalis...
04:00, 05/18/2019

Irving, Celtics no match for 'aggressive' Giannis Giannis Antetokounmpo set the tone for Milwaukee in Game 3, repeatedly plowing through Boston's defense en route to 22 free throws and 32 points as the Bucks regained control of the semifinal series....
14:00, 05/04/2019

Quit Smashing Giannis Into The Damn Wall Already For a top-seeded team that rampaged through the regular season and the first two rounds of the playoffs at a nigh-historic level of dominance, the Milwaukee Bucks feature a dull-ass half-court offense. Often—dismally often—it’s just, well, this:...
22:00, 05/22/2019

WWII Vet Honored For Service (LEX 18)– A Kentucky man was received France’s Legion of Honor Medal Friday for his service in World War II. The medal is France’s highest award for merit. It was given to Lawrenceburg native Alvin Perry for his work defending Franc...
01:51, 06/08/2019

Hobbled Giannis: Bucks will be back in Milwaukee for Game 7 Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks went from a 2-0 series lead to a 3-2 deficit and face elimination Saturday in Toronto. The MVP candidate had a message for Milwaukee fans on Thursday night after the Raptors took a third consecutive game ...
19:17, 05/24/2019

Giannis pledges to extend reign at Milwaukee fete Giannis Antetokounmpo took the stage, grabbed a microphone with the Bucks' moniker on it and asked the crowd for three favors: show up for every game next season, pose for a crowded selfie, and don't call him the MVP anymore -- until he wins it again...
04:34, 07/15/2019

Late lifts, The Rock and why Giannis is envious of Pat Connaughton While Giannis Antetokounmpo led the Bucks into a matchup against the Celtics, "Playoff Pat" showed he can be more than a journeyman with impressive hops....
19:00, 04/28/2019

Giannis has 39, Bucks beat Celtics 113-101, lead series 3-1 BOSTON (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had 39 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Bucks to a 113-101 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 4 of their second-round playoff series on Monday night and move Milwaukee within one win from its first trip to t...
05:51, 05/07/2019

Gobert, George, Giannis headline NBA All-Defensive teams NEW YORK (AP) — Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert and MVP finalists Giannis Antetokounmpo and Paul George were the leading vote-getters for the All-Defensive first team. Boston’s Marcus Smart and Milwaukee’s Eric Bledsoe rounded ou...
05:17, 05/23/2019

Lowe: Giannis and the Bucks have reclaimed juggernaut status While observers wondered if Milwaukee might teeter after Game 1, the adjustments have come easy for Giannis Antetokounmpo and a Bucks squad that's one win from the Eastern Conference finals....
08:51, 05/07/2019

Red Sox contingent honored at White House Some members of the Boston Red Sox celebrated their 2018 World Series title with President Donald Trump at the White House on Thursday, as the team downplayed the decision of nearly a dozen members of the team not to attend....
01:34, 05/10/2019

D-Day at 75: Veterans, memory of fallen honored With somber remembrance, President Donald Trump joined French President Emmanuel Macron and veterans at the Normandy American Cemetery in France to honor those fought 75 years ago on D-Day, the assault that portended the end of World War II. (June 6)...
22:34, 06/06/2019

Late 9/11 responder will be honored with key to the city After an activist prodded him on national TV Monday morning, Mayor Bill de Blasio said he will posthumously award a key to the city to Luis Alvarez– the 9/11 first responder who succumbed to colon cancer just days after delivering a powerful pl...
06:00, 07/02/2019

37 Fallen Troopers, Officers Honored FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– Kentucky State Police held a memorial Friday honoring troopers and officers who have died while serving. Thirty-seven names were read and thirty-seven people were honored. On Friday, a wreath was placed to recognize the...
00:34, 06/22/2019

Watch: Kawhi Leonard delivers emphatic dunk over Giannis Toronto star forward Kawhi Leonard punctuated the Raptors' Game 6 comeback over the Milwaukee Bucks with an emphatic slam dunk over NBA MVP finalist Giannis Antetokounmpo....
15:51, 05/26/2019

Lauda to be honored with special tributes at Monaco GP Special tributes will be held in memory of Formula One great Niki Lauda at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday        ...
02:17, 05/25/2019

Superintendent Dustin Williams honored with award TUCSON – Pima County School Superintendent Dustin J. Williams was selected as the 2019 Outstanding Correctional Professional of the Year award recipient by the Arizona Correctional Educators Inc. (ACE). Courtesy of Pima County and Matthew Stamp...
06:34, 06/20/2019

Recently honored teacher gunned down in Louisiana FERRIDAY, La. — A Mississippi school teacher who had recently been honored by his school district was found fatally shot Monday across the state line in Louisiana. Two people have been arrested in connection with his death. Concordia Parish, Louisian...
07:34, 06/25/2019

Jayme Closs honored by Wisconsin Assembly A 13-year-old teenager who was held prisoner in a Wisconsin cabin for three months before escaping her abductor is being honored by state lawmakers as a "hometown hero." (May 15)        ...
00:17, 05/16/2019

Pelosi being honored with JFK Profile in Courage Award BOSTON (AP) — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is being honored with the 2019 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award. Pelosi is being recognized for her efforts to pass former President Barack Obama’s 2010 health care law and for helping Democrats ...
15:17, 05/19/2019

Military families honored with baby shower TUCSON-  Several expectant parents at the Morris Air National Guard were honored with a baby shower on National Armed Forces Day. “I love this,” said Pamela Rodgers. “We can’t do enough for the military. We just can’t.&#...
10:00, 05/19/2019

'Everyone was her sister': Woman killed at synagogue honored Family and friends remembered a woman killed in a shooting at a Southern California synagogue as a generous person dedicated to spreading kindness, with her daughter telling the crowd Monday that she knows her mother would forgive the man who took he...
01:51, 04/30/2019

Fallen cyclists honored at Ride of Silence TUCSON – Hundreds of cyclists gathered at Reid Park for the annual Ride of Silence, on Wednesday. The ten-mile ride paid tribute to those who were killed or seriously injured while cycling on local roads. The ride encouraged motorists and cycli...
08:17, 05/16/2019

Yeah, Yeah, the Sports...but We're All About the ESPYs Fashion Fun fact: Anywhere one or more athletes are gathered, major fashion moments are bound to follow. That’s why, despite marginal interest in “the sports” (unless it’s a playoff, the Olympics or Serena’s involved) we’re always interested in the ESPYs red...
21:34, 07/11/2019

Giannis, Milwaukee Bucks dominate Toronto Raptors for 2-0 series lead Giannis Antetokounmpo dropped 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks raced past the Toronto Raptors for a 2-0 series lead in the Eastern Conference finals....
09:51, 05/18/2019

Delivery Man Who Rescued Girls From Alleged Abuse Honored LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky police have honored a pizza delivery driver they say rescued two girls who were being abused by their father. The Lexington Herald-Leader reports Mark Buede was honored Tuesday by the Lexington Police Department. Police...
12:34, 06/19/2019

Delon honored at Cannes as festival shrugs off criticism An emotional Alain Delon received a prize for his six decade-long acting career on Sunday as the Cannes Film Festival shrugged off criticism prompted by his views on women and same-sex couples to give him an honorary Palme d'Or....
03:51, 05/20/2019

Heroic firefighters honored at FDNY Medal Day ceremony Members of the FDNY earned their department’s nickname, The Bravest, Wednesday at a City Hall ceremony that celebrated acts of heroism. Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro presented 67 awards at the 150th annual Medal Day. R...
05:00, 06/06/2019

Utley honored, tosses pitch to Always Sunny’s Rob McElhenney Chase Utley ran out to second base one more time wearing a red pinstriped No. 26 Philadelphia Phillies jersey and dark blue suit pants while his walk-up song by Led Zeppelin blared and adoring fans stood and cheered...
04:51, 06/22/2019

Alabama girl honored for role in saving grandmother ATMORE, Ala. (AP) — An 8-year-old south Alabama girl is being honored for her role in helping save the life of her grandmother. Sheriff’s officials in Escambia County say second-grader Kenleigh Madison was with her grandmother in Atmore when th...
18:17, 06/01/2019

Shanahan: honored by Trump's nomination to be defense secretary Patrick Shanahan said on Thursday he was honored by President Donald Trump's plan to nominate him to be defense secretary, after more than four months performing the job in an acting capacity....
22:51, 05/09/2019

President Jimmy Carter honored for China-U.S. relations Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter, who helped set the China-U.S. diplomatic relationship in motion forty years ago, was recognized for his crucial role in an award ceremony on Wednesday. (June 13)        ...
18:51, 06/13/2019

Cop dragged by teen gang member honored for heroism The hero detective who suffered a severe brain injury when he was dragged by a fleeing driver two years ago was met with a standing ovation from fellow officers and friends Wednesday as he accepted an award for heroism at a union ceremony. Attendees ...
02:51, 05/30/2019

The Latest: Nipsey Hussle honored with award at BET Awards LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 2019 BET Awards, which are being presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater (all times local): 8:20 p.m. The late Nipsey Hussle was honored with the Humanitarian Award at the BET Awards. Rapper T.I. presented the p...
07:34, 06/24/2019

Where the streets have cool names: Wu-Tang Clan and Obama honored from NY to LA Hip-hop group honored with Staten Island district in their name while former president gets own boulevard in Los AngelesThey are very different honorees and they were immortalized in places thousands of miles apart, on opposite coasts, but the exuber...
08:34, 05/06/2019

Shaq hosts, Bird and Magic honored at NBA Awards show SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The biggest names in pro basketball are gathering for the annual NBA Awards show. Shaquille O’Neal presides over the festivities Monday night from Barker Hangar at the Santa Monica Airport. The finalists for the Most...
02:00, 06/25/2019

Student with autism gets diploma, honored with supportive, silent ovation These upstate high school graduates made the commencement day extra special for their autistic classmate — by staying absolutely silent as he walked across the stage to receive his diploma, a heartwarming video of the event shows. Jack Higgins ...
01:00, 07/11/2019

Anita Hill, Bon Woodward honored at annual PEN American gala Anita Hill, Bob Woodward and three Saudi Arabian dissidents were among those honored at the annual gala hosted by PEN America, the literary and human rights organization...
08:17, 05/22/2019

A slave became a Revolutionary War hero. Now, 151 years late, he's being honored Pvt. James Robinson, a slave, played an important role in the Revolutionary War before his death in 1868 in Detroit.        ...
03:00, 05/28/2019

Utley honored, tosses pitch to Always Sunny's Rob McElhenney Chase Utley ran out to second base one more time wearing a red pinstriped No. 26 Philadelphia Phillies jersey and dark blue suit pants while his walk-up song by Def Leppard blared and adoring fans stood and cheered      ...
04:34, 06/22/2019

UK warns China of serious consequences if Hong Kong rights not honored Britain warned China on Tuesday there would be serious consequences if Beijing broke its promises to protect freedoms in Hong Kong, after police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of protesters....
15:17, 07/02/2019

Teacher who stopped student shooter honored as Carnegie Hero PITTSBURGH (AP) — A high school teacher who subdued a gun-wielding student as he opened fire in the school cafeteria is one of 18 people being honored with Carnegie Medals for heroism. The Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Hero Fund Commission announced the ...
21:00, 06/25/2019

Tucsonans honored at Chicanos Por La Causa 50th anniversary event SAHUARITA, Ariz. – In celebration of their 50th anniversary, Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) has a special Southern Arizona Dinner & Awards gala on June 6 in Sahuarita. In addition to celebrating 50 years of empowering communities, CPLC honored in...
07:17, 06/08/2019

Dolly Parton honored by FBI for donation to Gatlinburg wildfires victims Dolly Parton was honored by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) over the weekend for her donations to hundreds of families who lost their homes during the 2016 wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tenn....
06:00, 05/07/2019

Stanley Cup champion Blues will be honored Saturday with parade and rally A parade 52 years in the making will finally happen Saturday in St. Louis, when the city celebrates the Blues' first-ever Stanley Cup championship       ...
07:34, 06/14/2019

Actress Lily Tomlin to be honored at Michigan film festival Emmy and Tony award-winning actress Lily Tomlin will receive a lifetime achievement award at the 15th annual Traverse City Film Festival in northern Michigan...
23:17, 06/28/2019

'He's here with us': How the Angels honored Tyler Skaggs with an emotional, historic tribute After losing their teammate and friend, the Halos added triumph to tragedy. Those who knew the pitcher best reflect on the hard homecoming and incredible night that followed....
01:34, 07/16/2019

Arizona fallen officers honored for giving the ultimate sacrifice PHOENIX – Three law enforcement officials made the ultimate sacrifice while protecting Arizona citizens over the past year. The Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Board honored those men who were killed in the line of duty on Monday, May 6 at the ...
13:51, 05/07/2019

Marine sergeants honored for bravery in Las Vegas mass shooting Two United States Marines were recognized for their actions during the Oct. 17, 2017 mass shooting in Las Vegas. The shooter targeted the crowd attending the Route 91 Harvest festival, killing over 50 people and wounding hundreds more....
13:17, 05/02/2019

Cyclist who helped save Italy's Jews from Nazis honored The memory of Gino Bartali, the champion cyclist who risked his life to save hundreds of Italian Jews during the Holocaust, is set to be honored with the establishment with a youth leadership school in his name....
02:34, 05/03/2019

The 1975, Mariah Carey and Dido honored at Ivor Novellos Pop rock band The 1975 were the big winners at the Ivor Novellos in London on Thursday, scooping two major prizes at Britain's annual awards honoring songwriting and composing....
18:51, 05/23/2019

‘Waffle House hero’ honored with joyride in Blue Angels jet SMYRNA, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man who wrestled a gun away from a Waffle House shooter has been honored with a joyride in a Blue Angels jet. The Daily News Journal reports James Shaw Jr. enjoyed a stomach-churning flight over Smyrna Wednesday in a ...
16:51, 06/06/2019

Giannis Antetokunmpo, Bucks hope East finals collapse serves as learning experience Milwaukee dominated the first two rounds of the playoffs and took a 2-0 lead on Toronto in the Eastern Conference finals before the wheels fell off.        ...
00:51, 05/27/2019

World War II veteran honored for his life and service at Arlington National Cemetery Carl Mann, a World War II veteran, was honored by the U.S. Army and his family during his funeral at Arlington National Cemetery.        ...
22:51, 06/06/2019

Women honored at Cannes, as gender parity drive draws scrutiny Movie stars including Salma Hayek and Eva Longoria celebrated the role of women in cinema at a glitzy gala in Cannes on Sunday, amid a drive to promote gender equality in the industry that is still falling short of what many campaigners hoped for....
03:51, 05/20/2019

Groundbreaking World War II unit of black women honored decades after their service A documentary by a Wisconsin filmmaker shines a spotlight on a little-known groundbreaking all-female African American World War II postal unit.        ...
18:00, 05/26/2019

Christine Lagarde "Honored" To Be Tapped To Head European Central Bank International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde on Tuesday announced she would step down "temporarily" from the global crisis lender after being nominated to lead the European Central Bank....
05:51, 07/03/2019

David Bowie's alter ego, Ziggy Stardust, honored with Barbie doll US toymaker Mattel has unveiled a limited edition David Bowie Barbie doll modeled on the late artist's alter ego Ziggy Stardust. The collectible honors the 50-year-anniversary of Bowie's cult hit "Space Oddity."...
16:34, 07/12/2019

UNC Charlotte shooting victim Riley Howell posthumously honored for heroism Riley Howell, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte student who died tackling a man accused of opening fire on campus, was honored Wednesday for his heroic actions....
01:17, 05/16/2019

Microsoft's Solitaire Is Finally Getting Honored in the Video Game Hall of Fame It’s hard to imagine a video game dominating more screen time than Microsoft’s Solitaire has since first introduced with Windows 3.0 in 1990. It’s been the go-to distraction for procrastinators for almost three decades, and it’s finally being honored...
20:51, 05/02/2019

Paul Simon, Alice Quinn honored by Poetry Society of America NEW YORK (AP) — Paul Simon was honored by the Poetry Society of America, and he celebrated by reading a couple of poems and singing a few songs. During a dinner benefit Tuesday night at the New York Botanical Garden, Simon and poetry editor Alice Qui...
12:34, 06/19/2019

Olivia Colman honored by Queen Elizabeth ahead of her 'The Crown' debut Academy Award-winning actress Olivia Colman was honored Friday by Queen Elizabeth II — the monarch she is about to play on television in "The Crown."...
22:51, 06/08/2019

Beth Chapman to Be Honored With "True Hawaiian Style" Memorial Service Fans are invited to say goodbye to Beth Chapman in "true Hawaiian style." Just days after the 51-year-old reality star's untimely death amid a battle with throat cancer, her......
02:51, 06/29/2019

New York high school grad with autism honored with 'silent ovation' The silence was golden at a high school graduation ceremony in New York last week as classmates gave a student with severe autism and noise sensitivity a silent ovation. ...
05:17, 07/12/2019

Kidnapping survivor Jayme Closs honored with ‘Hometown Hero’ award Kidnapping victim Jayme Closs made a rare public appearance on Wednesday, when she was honored with the “Hometown Hero” award by Wisconsin lawmakers. The 13-year-old girl — who escaped Jan. 10 from the clutches of a man who murdered her p...
23:17, 05/15/2019

Eastern Conference Finals Preview: Kawhi vs. Giannis: Tired Raptors Head to Milwaukee for Slugfest The Raptors, after one of the most memorable games in league history, have to immediately shift gears to take on the juggernaut Milwaukee Bucks. Here’s what to look for....
06:34, 05/15/2019

Watch: Celtics' Jaylen Brown makes Michael Jordan-esque circus shot over Giannis Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown did his best impersonation of Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan in Tuesday night's Game 2 against the Milwaukee Bucks....
04:34, 05/01/2019

Hero NYPD cops honored for risking lives to protect fallen comrade The wife of an NYPD sergeant who was gunned down by ex-con in the Bronx became emotional Tuesday when the three cops who put their lives on the line to defend her husband until his last moments were awarded the department’s top honor. “[I want ...
12:17, 06/05/2019

John Dean on Trump calling him a 'loser' and 'sleazebag': 'I'm honored to be on his enemies list' Former Nixon White House counsel John Dean said Monday, after testifying before the House Judiciary Committee, that he is "honored" to be considered an enemy by President Trump. ...
18:34, 06/11/2019

Melania Trump honored with odd statue likened to a 'scarecrow' in her Slovenian home town First Lady Melania Trump’s Slovenian home town is paying a tribute to her as a “Slovenian hero” with wood-carved statue that has raised some eyebrows, with some decrying it as a “scarecrow.”...
23:00, 07/06/2019

Tennis Great Arthur Ashe Honored with Street Naming Ceremony in Virginia In 1968, a year fraught with violent civil rights protests and the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr., tennis legend Arthur Ashe became the first black male athlete to win the U.S. Open. But beyond his groundbreaking accomplishments on the tenni...
21:17, 06/22/2019

Kidnap victim Jayme Closs honored as ‘hometown hero’ by Wisconsin Assembly A 13-year-old who was held prisoner in a Wisconsin cabin for three months before escaping her abductor is being honored by state lawmakers as a “hometown hero.”...
00:00, 05/16/2019

Who Says Zion Needs To Move To Be Great? “Is Zion Williamson too fat?” has been the controversy of NBA Summer League 2019 as the No. 1 overall pick is sitting out rest of the Vegas games due to a bruised left knee, depriving fans of mid-July slams and prompting them to wonder if the former ...
21:17, 07/15/2019

Michael Douglas to be honored at Monte-Carlo Television Festival with Crystal Nymph award Michael Douglas is set to receive the prestigious Crystal Nymph award for lifetime achievement at the 59th annual Monte-Carlo Television Festival on June 18....
22:34, 04/28/2019

Selma Blair Is Honored at Race to Erase MS Gala and Reunites With Sarah Michelle Gellar and Others Selma Blair was beaming as she showed off her adorable son and reunited with celeb friends and received a special honor at the annual Race to Erase MS Gala on Friday. This marked the......
07:34, 05/12/2019

The teen who sacrificed his life to help stop the Colorado school shooting is honored by hundreds of Jeeps CNN – When a memorial service was held today at a Colorado church for Kendrick Castillo, the streets around the church were filled with Jeeps. Castillo, the teen who was killed while trying to stop a gunman during the shooting at STEM School H...
08:17, 05/16/2019

We Need To Talk About Russell Westbrook We’re officially in the slowest part of the sports calendar: There is no real basketball on (get out of here, we’re not counting Summer League), soccer just wrapped up its summer tournaments, baseball is in the dead zone between the All-Star Game and...
19:00, 07/11/2019

Russell Westbrook and the Heat seem to want each other Monday is the ninth anniversary of LeBron James’ “The Decision,” and this time, it seems another star might soon be taking his talents to South Beach. Russell Westbrook is open to the idea of leaving Oklahoma City after 11 years with the team, accord...
03:34, 07/09/2019

On Beauty: Cameron Russell The environmental activist, mother, model and Max Factor ambassador talks lipstick, sustainability in the beauty industry, and her penchant for shea butter...
16:17, 06/24/2019

Ohio State campus police officer honored by President Trump for response to knife attack Ohio State police officer Alan Horujko, who fatally shot a knife-wielding attacker on campus, received the Medal of Valor at the White House.        ...
05:00, 05/23/2019

Harrison Ford honored late Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew at the Galaxy’s Edge opening Last night, Star Wars fans rejoiced as the new Galaxy’s Edge attraction at the Disneyland park in Southern California officially opened for business. There to help Disney CEO Bob Iger kick off the festivities was George Lucas, Billy Dee Williams, Mar...
18:34, 05/30/2019

Griffin: Pels 'right environment' for Zion, AD Pelicans executive vice president David Griffin said New Orleans is creating the "right environment" to attract top draft prospects like Zion Williamson and Ja Morant, and to potentially retain Anthony Davis....
22:17, 05/21/2019

Could Zion bust? Questions he needs to answer in NBA SportsPulse: Everything points to Zion being a generational talent but there are parts of his game that still need work. HoopsHype's Alex Kennedy dishes on the questions he still needs to answer.        ...
23:00, 05/14/2019

The hours leading up to Zion's pro debut Zion Williamson's memorable day included a chance meeting with Anthony Davis, an energetic crowd that included LeBron, a sore knee and a game shortened by an earthquake....
09:17, 07/06/2019

Pelicans GM: Zion not here to 'save this franchise' An eventful week for the New Orleans Pelicans came to a peak on Thursday evening when general manager David Griffin and the front office chose Zion Williamson with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA draft....
11:00, 06/21/2019

Cubs 2B Russell on boos at Wrigley: 'That's on them' Chicago Cubs second baseman Addison Russell returned from a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic-violence policy on Wednesday and heard a chorus of boos from the home crowd at Wrigley Field....
19:00, 05/10/2019

D’Angelo Russell may not be long for the Warriors Ultimately, the logic for the Warriors’ acquisition of D’Angelo Russell comes down to one thing. And no, it’s not on-court fit. If that part of it seemed baffling to you, well, your head is in the right place. Once Klay Thompson ret...
21:00, 07/02/2019

Can The Thunder Trade Russell Westbrook? The trade that brought Paul George to the Los Angeles Clippers also in effect brought Kawhi Leonard to the Clippers. That alone makes it one of the more momentous trades in recent NBA history, and the shockwaves haven’t even finished circling the glo...
02:00, 07/09/2019

Cubs to option Russell to Triple-A when ban over Citing baseball reasons, Cubs president Theo Epstein said the team will option Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa when he's eligible to return from his 40-game suspension for violating the league's domestic violence policy on Thursday....
04:17, 05/01/2019

Zion National Park condors may have a new chick Rangers at Zion National Park in Utah have filmed a pair of California condors that are exhibiting behavior indicating that they have recently hatched a chick. The giant birds were once on the verge of extinction. (May 21)     &...
21:00, 05/31/2019

NBA comps for five elements of Zion's extraordinary game Here's how the most unique prospect in a decade can be unleashed all over the court. Tune in Thursday to see Zion Williamson at the NBA draft on ESPN at 7 p.m. ET....
07:00, 06/20/2019

Stepdad: Zion's excited to play for Pelicans Zion Williamson's stepfather says that the Duke star is excited about New Orleans, shooting down speculation that the 18-year-old could spurn the draft and return to school....
17:34, 05/16/2019

Zion sues to end agreement with marketing firm Zion Williamson is suing to enforce termination of an agreement he signed with Gina Ford and Prime Sports, maintaining the marketing company's deal was unlawful under North Carolina law....
01:51, 06/14/2019

Zion has bruised knee, no more summer league Zion Williamson, who suffered a bruised left knee as a result of a knee-to-knee hit in his NBA summer league debut, has been shut down by the Pelicans....
23:00, 07/06/2019

Russell encouraged by gap to F1 midfield in Spanish GP qualifying George Russell says the fact he qualified closer to the rest of the Formula 1 field than Williams has managed all season at the Spanish Grand Prix bodes well...
23:00, 05/11/2019

Whiplash ETF Flows Follow Russell Rebalance The Russell ETFs raised $14 billion in the week leading up to the reshuffling of the underlying indexes, only to see it all come back out days later....
23:34, 07/08/2019

Sources: GSW closing on Russell, Iguodala deals The Golden State Warriors and Brooklyn Nets have agreed on a sign-and-trade that will send D'Angelo Russell to the Warriors on a four-year, $117 million maximum contract, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
08:34, 07/01/2019

Russell Westbrook: Five potential trade destinations Oklahoma City is staring at a potential rebuild that could necessitate trading the face of the franchise. Where might Russell Westbrook end up?       ...
06:34, 07/08/2019

Addison Russell’s Cubs return is here, and it is awkward Addison Russell is back, four games after his suspension concluded. The Cubs’ shortstop is returning following a 40-game suspension for violating the sport’s domestic violence policy late last season, according to David Kaplan of NBC Chicago, getting...
22:00, 05/08/2019

Russell Wilson: Seahawks WR D.K. Metcalf 'looking really special' Rookie D.K. Metcalf might have slipped in the 2019 NFL Draft, but Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson says the wide receiver has "looked really, really special" during off-season workouts....
01:00, 06/14/2019

Sources: Warriors finalizing Russell acquisition Golden State and Brooklyn are finalizing a sign-and-trade deal, delivering All-Star guard D'Angelo Russell on a four-year, $117 million maximum contract to the Warriors, league sources told ESPN....
23:34, 07/01/2019

Warriors GM: We didn't acquire Russell to flip him Golden State Warriors GM Bob Myers said Monday that the organization still hasn't decided whether new guard D'Angelo Russell fits into the team's long-term plans or not....
01:34, 07/16/2019

MLB notebook: Cubs' Russell respects fan criticism Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell seemed to change his tune Friday, one day after his "that's on them" comment toward fans who booed him after his return from a suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic abuse policy....
05:17, 05/11/2019

Russell Westbrook to the Knicks wouldn’t work right now LAS VEGAS — If on-the-block Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook is traded before the season starts, the Knicks will not be a good match assets-wise. With Saturday’s moratorium to make their six free-agent signings official, the Knicks will no longe...
04:17, 07/07/2019

Cubs' Russell: Have to respect fans' criticism Cubs infielder Addison Russell attempted to walk back comments he made to the Chicago Sun-Times on Thursday in which he seemed critical of fans who boo him....
21:51, 05/10/2019

Russell Rebalancing Promises Trading Frenzy A surge in trading is expected Friday as stocks are added to and dropped from FTSE Russell’s U.S. benchmarks. During last year’s rebalancing, about $100 billion of individual stocks were traded in the final seconds of the day....
14:34, 06/27/2019

NBA draft: Playing behind Zion, Barrett has Cam Reddish ready for what’s next Cam Reddish was the first of the big three to commit to Duke. He didn’t know RJ Barrett and Zion Williamson would follow, that he would become the third wheel, relegated mostly to spot-up shooting. “It was different,” the 6-foot-8 wing told USA Today...
00:17, 05/18/2019

Lonzo excited for 'fresh start' with Zion, Pelicans In the wake of being traded from the Lakers, Lonzo Ball told ESPN on Saturday that he's ready to "show people what I can do" as a member of the Pelicans....
11:34, 07/14/2019

Pelicans pick Zion to open draft, Morant goes 2nd The Pelicans selected the superstar forward out Duke No. 1 overall in Thursday's night NBA draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, confirming what had been inevitable once New Orleans won the draft lottery last month....
03:51, 06/21/2019

Endangered condor may have hatched in Zion National Park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — There’s likely a new baby condor at Zion National Park in southwest Utah. Park rangers said Thursday that they suspect a pair of endangered California condors has hatched their first egg because of behavior changes between...
01:51, 06/01/2019

Scared Suns wanted no part of D’Angelo Russell The Suns had a reason for not pursuing D’Angelo Russell. It just had nothing to do with basketball. Phoenix believed the 23-year-old All-Star would be a bad influence on 22-year-old Devin Booker off the court, according to USA Today, which led ...
06:17, 07/02/2019

Kubica and Russell's Williams F1 chassis swapped for Spanish GP George Russell and Robert Kubica have swapped Williams Formula 1 chassis for the Spanish Grand Prix, with Russell using his team-mate's car from the first four races of 2019...
17:51, 05/10/2019

D’Angelo Russell goes silent as Lakers’ whispers grow Picture getting dumped and your ex begging you to come back. Picture getting fired and your old job offering you a raise to return. Now, imagine D’Angelo Russell going back to the Lakers. With LeBron James and Anthony Davis as teammates, and a big ra...
06:51, 06/24/2019

Nets D’Angelo Russell issued summons for marijuana NEW YORK (AP) — Brooklyn Nets All-Star D’Angelo Russell was detained at LaGuardia Airport after a small amount of marijuana was found in his luggage by TSA personnel. A spokeswoman for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said Russell ...
23:51, 05/02/2019

Russell Wilson surprises his mom with a new house for Mother's Day Wilson posted the video to Instagram on Sunday, wishing his mom a happy Mother's Day and sharing Tammy's shocked reaction.        ...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Cubs option Russell to Triple-A after completing suspension CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have optioned shortstop Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa after he completed his 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Cubs trans...
21:34, 05/02/2019

Russell's French GP overtake on F1 team-mate Kubica that nobody saw George Russell's damaged front wing meant he finished a Formula 1 race last for the first time despite pulling off a superb unseen French Grand Prix pass on Robert Kubica...
11:51, 06/24/2019

Why marijuana bust won’t impact any D’Angelo Russell deal D’Angelo Russell getting stopped for pot isn’t going to stop him from getting paid. And more and more it’s looking like it’s going to be by the Nets. Russell got cited by police for marijuana possession Wednesday night, trying to fly from La Guardia ...
12:51, 05/04/2019

Heyward homer gives Cubs 3-2 win in 11th in Russell’s return CHICAGO (AP) — Jason Heyward homered leading off the 11th inning to lift the surging Chicago Cubs over the Miami Marlins 3-2 Wednesday night in Addison Russell’s return to the majors . Heyward lined a 1-2 pitch from Jose Quijada into the basket...
06:51, 05/09/2019

Thunder’s Paul George, Russell Westbrook have surgeries OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Thunder All-Stars Paul George and Russell Westbrook each underwent surgery on Tuesday. George had surgery for a partially torn tendon in his right shoulder and his status will be evaluated before the start of the 2019-20 season. ...
03:51, 05/08/2019

Williams F1 team: Kubica and Russell's cars are identical The Williams Formula 1 team is confident it has provided "identical" chassis to Robert Kubica and George Russell, despite Kubica's suggestions of different aerodynamic behaviour between the two...
19:17, 05/09/2019

Nets trade D’Angelo Russell to revamped Warriors The Warriors are a revamped superteam. Brooklyn and Golden State have agreed to a sign and trade that will send D’Angelo Russell to the Warriors on a four-year, $117 million max contract, according to ESPN. Russell was a goner as soon as the Ne...
05:51, 07/01/2019

Russell rejoins Cubs after 40-game MLB domestic violence ban CHICAGO (AP) — Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and then spending extra time in the minors to get ready. The Cubs recall...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Durant officially joins Nets, Russell to Warriors The deal bringing Kevin Durant to Brooklyn is official, and he's changing his number along with his address       ...
06:34, 07/08/2019

Russell recalled from minors, rejoins Cubs after suspension CHICAGO (AP) — Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and spending extra time in the minors to get ready. The Cubs recalled Ru...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Russell says Abrams’ new ‘Star Wars’ script made her cry NEW YORK (AP) — Keri Russell says she cried when she read J.J. Abrams’ version of the script for “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.” The actress plays a new character named Zorri Bliss in the film, which is the final chapter in the ...
20:00, 06/20/2019

Russell gets penalty for incident that "ruined" Kvyat's qualifying Williams's George Russell has landed a three-place Austrian Grand Prix grid penalty for impeding Daniil Kvyat, an incident the Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver felt could have had serious consequences...
01:00, 06/30/2019

Reports: Nets' Russell cited for marijuana possession Brooklyn Nets point guard D'Angelo Russell was cited for marijuana possession at a New York airport on Wednesday night, according to multiple reports Thursday....
04:00, 05/03/2019

Russell: Ex-F2 rivals Norris and Albon starring in F1 helps me George Russell hopes his Formula 1 reputation will be lifted by what fellow rookies Alex Albon and Lando Norris are achieving, amid his current Williams struggles...
13:51, 05/08/2019

Williams F1 pitstops proving "we're not a bunch of idiots" - Russell George Russell says Williams achieving the fastest pitstops of the 2019 Formula 1 season so far is important to prove its personnel are 'not idiots' despite the team's problems...
11:00, 06/28/2019

What James Harden guarantees regarding Russell Westbrook reunion This can work. The last time James Harden and Russell Westbrook were on the same NBA team they were playing for the Thunder in the Finals in 2102. A disgruntled Harden left for the Rockets that offseason and now the league’s two highest scorers over ...
10:51, 07/13/2019

Fashion icon: Wildest styles from Russell Westbrook Russell Westbrook is known for blazing his own, very unique sartorial trail. Take a look back at some of his wildest styles over the years.       ...
11:51, 07/13/2019

Nets’ D’Angelo Russell a finalist for award he brashly said he’d win After Nets point guard D’Angelo Russell boldly stated he would win the NBA Most Improved Player Award, he was named one of the three finalists on Friday. The 23-year-old will have to contend with Sacramento’s De’Aaron Fox and Toronto’s Pascal Siakam,...
11:34, 05/18/2019

D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris enjoying a soccer adventure D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris have embarked on a unique European road trip, with a sports twist. The two Nets have been on a jaunt through Spain, an NBA All-Star and 3-point champion indulging their inner futbol fanboy. They put up shots in Real Ma...
05:17, 06/02/2019

Nets’ Irving, Russell curiosity could ‘1,000 percent’ work The Nets’ summer has been framed as having to pick between keeping D’Angelo Russell or chasing Kyrie Irving. But maybe they don’t have to choose. Sources told The Post that some within Barclays Center feel Russell and Irving could actually coexist. A...
00:51, 05/26/2019

The Latest: Trump praises Powells, humorist Russell The Latest on President Donald Trump's activities on Sunday (all times local): 7:50 p.m. President Donald Trump says retired Gen. Colin Powell and his wife, Alma, are "two people to really look up to."...
06:17, 06/03/2019

Russell: F1 drivers made to 'look like idiots' by Silverstone wind Williams Formula 1 driver George Russell said that the unpredictable wind conditions during Friday free practice for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone could "make yourself look like an idiot"...
21:00, 07/12/2019

The first look of Keri Russell's character in Star Wars: Episode IX is here For a while, Keri Russell’s role in Star Wars: Episode IX-The Rise Of Skywalker was a total mystery, with the actress revealing little more than getting to wear the “coolest costume” on The Late Show back in March. Today, Vanity Fair released an exte...
18:34, 05/22/2019

Graham Mertz is Wisconsin's most-hyped QB since Russell Wilson The Badgers have never landed a quarterback recruit rated as highly as the nation's No. 1 pocket passer, who stuck with Wisconsin despite a national recruiting frenzy....
18:00, 06/04/2019

Data shows 2018 was a Baby Giannis, Baby Baker boom in U.S. Giannis Antetokounmpo and Baker Mayfield are among biggest names in sports. New parents noticed, as those were two of top sports baby names for 2018.       ...
22:51, 06/08/2019

Anthony Davis’ advice for Zion after Lakers-Pelicans blockbuster Anthony Davis is headed to Los Angeles to team up with LeBron James, but he has some advice for the man likely to replace him in New Orleans. While speaking at the NBA store in Midtown on Tuesday to announce his new partnership with Ruffles, Davis of...
02:51, 06/19/2019

Is Zion enough to completely change the Anthony Davis trade sweepstakes? After months of trade speculation surrounding Anthony Davis, GM David Griffin and the Pelicans suddenly have a new path in front of them, thanks to winning the Zion Williamson lottery....
09:00, 05/15/2019

Zion dazzles early in summer debut, sits 2nd half Zion Williamson played for a sellout crowd in Las Vegas in his first summer league game, but he sat out the second half because of a knee-to-knee hit....
09:17, 07/06/2019

Zion sues marketing company, alleging state law violation Former Duke star Zion Williamson is suing to terminate his contract with a sports marketing company, saying the agency violated the state's sports agent law       ...
00:34, 06/14/2019

Rockets’ ‘long shot’ Russell Westbrook plan would take serious maneuvering The Rockets threw their hat in the ring for Jimmy Butler, and apparently they’re doing the same for Russell Westbrook, lack of salary cap viability be damned. According to ESPN, Houston is interested in trading for Westbrook, though a source to...
20:17, 07/08/2019

Banged-up Russell Westbrook and Paul George undergo surgeries OKLAHOMA CITY — Thunder All-Stars Paul George and Russell Westbrook each underwent surgery on Tuesday. George had surgery for a partially torn tendon in his right shoulder and his status will be evaluated before the start of the 2019-20 season. Georg...
06:00, 05/08/2019

Russell Westbrook says goodbye to Oklahoma City in touching post Russell Westbrook had spent his entire 11-year career in Oklahoma City. After being traded, he thanked the organization and the community.       ...
03:17, 07/13/2019

Fashion icon: Russell Westbrook's wildest styles Russell Westbrook is known for blazing his own, very unique sartorial trail. Take a look back at some of his wildest styles over the years.       ...
03:17, 07/13/2019

Rockets reaction to Russell Westbrook trade: Championship or bust What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Trysta Krick caught up with the Rockets at Summer League after the blockbuster trade for Russell Westbrook. While there were some mixed feelings, the message was clear: it's championship or bust in H...
09:00, 07/12/2019

Russell gets Spanish GP grid penalty after final practice shunt Williams Formula 1 driver George Russell will take a five-place grid penalty for the Spanish Grand Prix following a gearbox change to his car ahead of qualifying...
18:00, 05/11/2019

Russell Crowe reveals the two major movie roles he missed out on Russell Crowe has starred in a countless number of movies and won two Oscars, but the actor could have been even richer and more popular if he had said yes to roles in two very large movie franchises....
12:51, 06/22/2019

D’Angelo Russell, Lakers taking reunion buzz to next level D’Angelo Russell could be headed toward another marriage with the Lakers, just two years after their messy divorce. And shockingly, Magic Johnson could be helping them walk back down the aisle. It was Johnson — then the Lakers president —...
23:51, 06/25/2019

The Nets pulled off another stunner with D’Angelo Russell trade return Nets general manager Sean Marks may never top Sunday, when he landed superstars Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving in free agency. Monday’s encore was extracting a first-round pick from Golden State for D’Angelo Russell, a restricted free agent many thoug...
22:00, 07/01/2019

Kevin Durant refused to be traded straight up for D’Angelo Russell Before teaming up with Kyrie Irving in Brooklyn, Kevin Durant made sure to bring along another asset to the Nets. Durant’s acquisition came via sign-and-trade with the Warriors, who received D’Angelo Russell in the deal. Before the deal went through,...
00:51, 07/12/2019

Thunder trade Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul It turns out the big NBA moves weren’t done after all. The Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to trade Russell Westbrook to the Houston Rockets for Chris Paul, first-round picks in 2024 and 2026, and pick swaps in 2021 and 2025, according to an ...
09:51, 07/12/2019

Russell Dickerson reveals his CMT Music Awards red carpet routine Russell Dickerson will soon be attending the 2019 CMT Music Awards, but before the country music singer-songwriter heads to Nashville's Bridgestone Arena, he's sharing his red carpet routine with Fox News....
13:34, 06/05/2019

AP source: Nets make Russell restricted free agent A person with knowledge of the details says the Brooklyn Nets have extended a qualifying offer to D'Angelo Russell, making the point guard a restricted free agent       ...
03:00, 06/29/2019

It Sure Sounds Like A Cubs Exec Was Trying To Influence Addison Russell Coverage Nine days before the end of Addison Russell’s 40-game suspension for violating MLB’s domestic violence policy, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale wrote a puff piece about the shortstop’s search for redemption after his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, said he emotion...
11:17, 05/03/2019

FTSE Russell says China shares inclusion in indexes on track FTSE Russell is forging ahead with plans to add Chinese "A shares" to its widely-tracked global benchmarks next month, a senior executive said, as China's resolve to open its capital markets appears unaffected by an ongoing trade war with the United ...
14:17, 05/24/2019

Nets star D’Angelo Russell busted with marijuana at airport Nets guard D’Angelo Russell was busted Wednesday night trying to sneak marijuana through LaGuardia Airport hidden in a secret compartment inside an iced-tea bottle, officials said. Russell, 23, was headed to his hometown of Louisville, Ky., when airp...
22:51, 05/02/2019

Davy Russell makes a breakthrough in Grand Steeplechase de Paris • Jockey realises ambition with victory on chance ride Carriacou• Willie Mullins’ five runners eclipsed by French-trained winnerThe fruitful autumn of Davy Russell’s career continued as he rode Carriacou to win the Grand Steeplechase de Paris, the Fr...
21:17, 05/19/2019

Rockets desperate to make Russell Westbrook trade work There are no shortage of obstacles to the Rockets getting Russell Westbrook in a three-team trade. The salary machinations — Westbrook makes $38.5 million this upcoming season, as does Chris Paul, with James Harden not far behind at $32.7 milli...
00:51, 07/12/2019

Reports: Nets give Russell qualifying offer, make him RFA While there is no shortage of speculation when it comes to the Brooklyn Nets' plans regarding the point guard position moving forward, one thing is now certain....
11:51, 06/29/2019

Russell Westbrook Traded to Rockets as a Wild N.B.A. Off-Season Continues The 2017 M.V.P. will be reunited with James Harden in Houston in a move that also sent Chris Paul and first-round draft picks to the Oklahoma City Thunder....
05:00, 07/12/2019

'Dracula' adds Youssef Kerkour, Clive Russell to ensemble Jonathan Aris, Sacha Dhawan, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Catherine Schell, Youssef Kerkour and Clive Russell are to co-star in the Netflix/BBC series, "Dracula."...
18:51, 04/29/2019

Sainz and Russell star in Autosport readers' F1 driver ratings Carlos Sainz Jr and George Russell are proving to be the underdog stars of Autosport readers' driver ratings after one third of the 2019 Formula 1 season...
22:34, 06/12/2019

Zion? Anthony Davis? Morant? How Knicks will decide as dominoes fall Would the Knicks draft for need if they don’t win next week’s lottery and instead wind up with the second or third pick? The Knicks view power forward as their greatest need following the Kristaps Porzingis trade. It just so happens that is the NBA p...
05:17, 05/06/2019

RJ Barrett’s first Rookie of the Year hurdle: Summer League battle with Zion Two days after the NBA Draft, RJ Barrett was in Santa Monica presenting the Rookie of the Year Award at the league’s awards banquet. “The NBA Awards was great,’’ Barrett said. “Hopefully I’ll win the award next year. It was good to experience that.” ...
23:17, 07/02/2019

RJ Barrett would be Knicks star — or happy Zion wingman: close friend Georgia Tech shooting guard Michael Devoe knows how much his former Florida classmate RJ Barrett would love to play with his Duke buddy Zion Williamson in the NBA. Devoe also knows how much the Knicks need a player of Barrett’s ilk. Devoe, who led th...
23:00, 05/22/2019

Nxivm bookkeeper Kathy Russell moves out of state to find work The former bookkeeper for accused upstate sex cult Nxivm is moving to Georgia — because she can’t find work in New York, according to new court documents. Brooklyn federal Judge Nicholas Garaufis signed off on Kathy Russell’s relocation t...
21:34, 05/03/2019

NBA players wrap their heads around Russell Westbrook-Chris Paul trade Woj bombs can drop NBA players’ jaws to the floor, too. When news broke Thursday night of the blockbuster trade moving Russell Westbrook to the Rockets for Chris Paul and first-round picks to the Thunder, the shock wasn’t reserved for fan...
23:17, 07/12/2019

As Russell Westbrook trade rumors pick up, the time is right for the Thunder to deal Westbrook's furious play and faithfulness have carried a franchise and a fan base through heartbreaking losses and unexpected departures. But the time has come to seriously weigh a split....
21:34, 07/08/2019

Tiger Woods loses poker duel to Russell Westbrook in worst way Tigers Woods’ good fortune appears to be running thin. Since winning the Masters for his 15th major title in April, he failed to make the cut at the PGA Championship two weeks ago and recently lost a high-stakes poker bet to Oklahoma Thunder star Rus...
08:51, 05/27/2019

D’Angelo Russell spotted in Vegas with WNBA star Kelsey Plum D’Angelo Russell’s summer is off to a hot start. The Nets point guard, who is a restricted free agent this July, is said to be dating WNBA star Kelsey Plum, according to Terez Owens. Russell, 23, and Plum, 24, a point guard for the Las Ve...
20:00, 05/30/2019

Russell’s hat trick helps Sporting beat Sounders, snap skid KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Johnny Russell had a hat trick and Sporting Kansas City beat the Seattle Sounders 3-2 on Sunday to snap a seven-game winless streak. Nicolas Hasler took it away from Seattle’s Handwalla Bwana near midfield and then led ...
05:17, 05/27/2019

CBOE Holdings to Launch New Options on Three FTSE Russell Indexes October 20 CHICAGO, IL and GENEVA, SWITZERLAND -- September 29, 2015 -- In remarks made at CBOE’s Risk Management Conference Europe (RMC) in Geneva, Switzerland, CBOE Holdings President and Chief Operating Officer Edward Provost today announced the company’s pl...
07:34, 05/02/2019

D’Angelo Russell coming to terms with Kyrie Irving, Nets’ hoopla If D’Angelo Russell had his druthers, he’d stay in Brooklyn and re-sign with the Nets. But he knows his fate may be impacted by bigger fish in the free-agent pond — including his friend Kyrie Irving. Russell, 23, admits he has no idea what to expect ...
04:17, 06/03/2019

Nxivm members Kathy Russell and Nancy Salzman ‘wish to interact socially’ Think of it as a guilty pleasure. Nxivm’s former bookkeeper is asking a judge to be able to spend time with the alleged sex cult’s president and co-founder — saying there’s no problem since they’ve both pleaded guilty in...
02:17, 05/16/2019

The Loudest Voice review – Russell Crowe flounders as Roger Ailes In a fast-moving new drama series, the birth of Fox News is examined in gory detail yet with a frustrating lack of depthIt’s extremely difficult for a viewer of the new Roger Ailes mini-series The Loudest Voice to tear their eyes away from the line w...
13:51, 06/28/2019

COLUMN-Australian resource companies are becoming renewable energy believers: Russell It's not quite yet a flood but Australian resource companies are increasingly embracing renewable energies into their mining and natural gas operations even in the face of a federal government that veers toward climate scepticism....
10:51, 06/20/2019

Russell Crowe gets his best role in years with Fox News exposé The Loudest Voice Save for maybe Rupert Murdoch, there’s almost no one left who would even go through the motions of pretending to deny Fox News is anything but an outlet for right-wing propaganda. Even among its core viewership, that’s the appeal, not a smear. And as...
17:34, 06/28/2019

Russell Crowe got drunk and bought a dinosaur head from Leonardo DiCaprio Rich movie stars spend their money exactly how you'd think. Russell Crowe, for instance, dropped $35,000 on a dinosaur head he saw sitting on display in Leonardo DiCaprio's house....
07:51, 06/20/2019

Nets’ Kyrie Irving splash leaves two D’Angelo Russell options The Nets are on the verge of bringing Kyrie Irving back home as the biggest free-agent coup in their history. Irving will meet with the Nets on Sunday, and when free agency tips off at 6 p.m., they will look to seal a max four-year, $141 million deal...
03:34, 06/30/2019

Magic Johnson’s Lakers tell-all: Shady Snapchat forced Russell trade When the Lakers traded D’Angelo Russell, they claimed it was done solely for on-court reasons. Now Magic Johnson finally admitted the Nets landed their 23-year-old All-Star in thanks to his Snapchat snafu. In Monday’s explosive interview on ESPN’s “F...
03:34, 05/21/2019

Russell Wilson and Daughter Sienna Are Taking Ballet Classes Together and It's Just the Cutest How sweet! Russell Wilson and his and wife Ciara's 2-year-old daughter Sienna have been taking parent and me ballet classes together over the past few months. In a video he......
12:17, 06/02/2019

Ciara admits to 'crying' a lot during split from Future, says Russell Wilson romance is 'different' Ciara opened up about her heartbreaking split from ex Future and her heartwarming marriage to NFL star Russell Wilson in a new episode of Jada Pinkett Smith's "Red Table Talk."...
16:51, 06/04/2019

Sports figures vs. reporters: Top confrontations, from Billy Martin to Russell Westbrook The Mets' Mickey Callaway and Jason Vargas are the latest sports figures to take their anger out on reporters. We look back at other top feuds.       ...
02:34, 06/26/2019

Russell remake and G20 leave Wall Street primed for blowout volume U.S. equity markets are set up for a blast of volume on Friday, as investors prepare for news on the U.S.-China trade dispute from the Group of 20 meeting and the annual reconstitution of the Russell indexes, traditionally one of the largest trading ...
14:51, 06/27/2019

Dominant Dodgers Reliever Russell Martin Threw His First Career Strikeout Some MLB managers might believe that, when the team is down 8-2 and the bullpen is drained, it’s time to give up and send out a position player to pitch. Not Dave Roberts, though. When he and his Dodgers found themselves in that exact situation at th...
17:51, 06/27/2019

'It was necessary': PM defends sacking Gavin Williamson Theresa May has defended her decision to sack Gavin Williamson as defence secretary after an inquiry found "compelling evidence" that he leaked information from the National Security Council (NSC)....
00:00, 05/04/2019

Duke’s Williamson set to lead off NBA draft NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA draft is all about Zion Williamson. The draft begins Thursday night with the Duke freshman projected to go first overall to the New Orleans Pelicans. The 6-foot-7, 285-pound forward was the biggest star the college level has s...
12:17, 06/20/2019

| Pelicans eye Williamson, future in NBA Draft Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to build a championship team....
12:00, 06/19/2019

Former Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen to be honored NASCAR Xfinity race at Kentucky The former Kentucky quarterback, who died July 3, will be honored at Kentucky Speedway during the NASCAR Xfinity Series Alsco 300.       ...
09:00, 07/12/2019

How three-star ping pong balls, mixing chamber will determine which NBA team gets Zion These aren't just any ping pong balls. And don't call it a hopper. It's a mixing chamber. Welcome to the NBA Draft Lottery.        ...
20:51, 05/14/2019

NBA Draft Lottery explained: how the new format makes it harder for bad teams to land Zion SportsPulse: Although tanking may have been a good strategy in the past, the odds don't really favor bad teams in the new NBA Draft Lottery format.        ...
19:34, 05/13/2019

Candid RJ Barrett: Knicks’ vision, funniest Zion story and Tom Brady confession Former Duke star RJ Barrett — taken by the Knicks with the third-overall pick in Thursday’s draft — talks with Post columnist Steve Serby about his excitement to come to the team, his aspiration to be the best ever, and his family and Canadian herita...
14:00, 06/23/2019

Braiding a Bond: Serena Williams Shares the Time-Honored Tradition of Braiding With Daughter Olympia It’s been years since we’ve seen Serena or Venus Williams rocking their once-ubiquitous braids and beads; memorably, long before #TeamNatural renewed respect for textured and traditional hairstyles, the Williams sisters were frequently derided for th...
01:00, 06/15/2019

Russell Wilson Buys Mom a House, Loves Ciara and Continues to Dunk on Future I’m convinced that Russell Wilson is not human. I don’t watch football, but I do watch SportsCenter and at this point, I’m waiting for the Seattle Seahawks quarterback video clip that shows him getting sacked and all of his computer wires getting exp...
01:00, 05/14/2019

Watch: Russell Westbrook thanks fans at Oklahoma comedy show after trade to Rockets All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook thanked Oklahoma City Thunder fans at a comedy show he was hosting Thursday night after he learned he was being traded to the Houston Rockets....
19:51, 07/12/2019

Russell Westbrook traded to Rockets for Chris Paul, ending 11-year run with Thunder Eight-time All-Star will re-unite with James Harden in HoustonWestbrook has 138 triple-doubles, tied for second-most everRussell Westbrook and James Harden are together again, and Chris Paul is leaving Houston to make that reunion happen.A person wit...
11:17, 07/12/2019

Opinion: It's time for Thunder to cut ties with Russell Westbrook, start rebuilding Now that Paul George has moved on to the LA Clippers, general manager Sam Presti needs to focus on future and adding young talent.       ...
19:51, 07/06/2019

Oklahoma City Thunder stars Paul George, Russell Westbrook have surgeries George had surgery for a partially torn tendon in his right shoulder. Westbrook had procedures on his left hand and right knee.        ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

What D’Angelo Russell’s qualifying offer means for Nets’ free agency plan The Nets’ free-agent hunt — just like that of half the NBA — is going to run on Kevin Durant’s schedule. Brooklyn’s dream scenario is still very much in play: To pair up Durant with Kyrie Irving, who seems to be leaning in the Nets’ direction. But in...
10:00, 06/29/2019

World Cup Live: Pakistan Lose 2 Early Wickets As Cottrell, Russell Strike Live Cricket Score 2019 World Cup, WI vs PAK, ICC Cricket Live Score: Pakistan will look to draw inspiration from their Champions Trophy 2017 triumph....
12:17, 05/31/2019

Lewis Hamilton looks unassailable while George Russell shows his class | Giles Richards Title leader underlines dominance at French Grand Prix, while fellow Briton takes the eye with slick manoeuvre and McLaren put Renault to the swordLewis Hamilton may have been almost apologetic after his dominant French Grand Prix win as he appealed ...
13:51, 06/25/2019

Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook eyeing Miami Heat Oklahoma City star point guard Russell Westbrook is open to being traded by Thunder general manager Sam Presti after the departure of co-star Paul George....
02:34, 07/09/2019

I was filled with self-loathing after losing my novel on my laptop – Russell Crowe came to my rescue | Brigid Delaney While my general level of chaos has made life hard, the Gladiator is my guardian angelYou dream of a novel long before you write it. It ferments in some depthless place in your subconscious and, when it’s ready to pop out, it will tap on your skull l...
10:17, 05/17/2019

CBOE Releases Study On Russell 2000 Options-Based Benchmark Indexes CHICAGO, IL – February 11, 2016 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced the release of a new study that examines six benchmark indexes that invest in Russell 2000® Index (RUT) options and compares their performances...
07:34, 05/02/2019

Russell Crowe explains why he turned down a boatload of money to star in The Lord Of The Rings Suggesting that Russell Crowe is also still perplexed about that period in Hollywood history—stretching from 1997 up through, let’s say, 2007's Cinderella Man—when studio executives were inordinately horny for Russell Crowe, the actor recently op...
11:17, 07/04/2019

Marianne Williamson warns that US elections could become more like Iran's Sean Rayford/Getty Images Democratic presidential candidate Marianne Williamson warned that American elections could become more like voting in countries like Iran. Williamson described an "illusion of choice," and criticized the "political media el...
21:00, 07/06/2019

Williamson leads three Duke players into top 10 at NBA draft But as the 6-foot-7, 285-pound power forward stood next to his mother and reflected on the life-changing moment that happened a few minutes earlier, he cried out of gratitude. The New Orleans Pelicans selected Williamson with the No. 1 overall pick i...
04:34, 06/21/2019

NZ vs SL: Kane Williamson, New Zealand Player To Watch Out For Kane Williamson is considered to be among the top batsmen in the world today, always being compared to Virat Kohli and Joe Root. He will be key to New Zealands progress in the World Cup 2019....
12:17, 05/31/2019

Gavin Williamson accuses No 10 of anonymous smears Sacked defence secretary says reports he wanted to ‘invade Africa’ were leaked to discredit himGavin Williamson has accused No 10 of trying to smear him, following reports he wanted to “invade Africa” and had made derogatory comments about Theresa Ma...
18:51, 05/05/2019

Winning Williamson: Pelicans land No. 1 pick Despite heading into the NBA draft lottery with just a 6 percent chance to land the No. 1 pick, the New Orleans Pelicans ended the night having won the Zion Williamson sweepstakes....
09:00, 05/15/2019

Arsenal’s Leah Williamson: ‘I’ll put myself on the line for this club’ The defender talks about how much it meant to win the WSL title, the horrible injuries that nearly derailed Arsenal’s season – and her dad being a Spurs fanWhen Arsenal clinched their first Women’s Super League title in seven years at Brighton’s Amex...
15:00, 05/10/2019

Pelicans VP pictures future with Davis, Williamson For a team with the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft, vice president of basketball operations David Griffin confesses the New Orleans Pelicans are still living in the past....
05:51, 05/22/2019

Who is Marianne Williamson? A look at the controversial Democratic candidate Williamson, an author, spiritual leader and self-help expert, topped the list of most-searched-for people during the second Democratic debate on Thursday night....
00:00, 06/29/2019

Gavin Williamson to receive £17,000 payoff after sacking Former defence secretary unlikely to face police inquiry over alleged Huawei leakFollow all the day’s political news with our live blogGavin Williamson, the former defence secretary Theresa May sacked for allegedly leaking secret information, will re...
15:17, 05/02/2019

Marketing firm files its own lawsuit against Williamson, CAA RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — There’s a second lawsuit in the marketing fight over former Duke star Zion Williamson. Prime Sports Marketing LLC and company president Gina Ford filed a lawsuit Wednesday in a Florida court, accusing Williamson and the age...
04:51, 06/20/2019

Thunder trades Russell Westbrook to Rockets for Chris Paul and a host of first-round picks Oklahoma City, which traded away Paul George last week, now has a massive haul of draft picks with which to rebuild while Houston takes another big swing at the NBA Finals....
06:00, 07/12/2019

Opinion: Russell Westbrook-James Harden pairing probably won't work, but Rockets had no other choice but to try Houston clearly felt it hit a ceiling with a diminished Chris Paul, so there was no other choice but to try to pair Russell Westbrook and James Harden.       ...
09:00, 07/12/2019

CBOE Russell 2000 Volatility Index Futures And Options Launch Dates Announced CHICAGO, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced it will launch futures and options on the CBOE Russell 2000® Volatility Index in coming weeks. CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) will begin trading the futures (ticke...
11:51, 05/02/2019

Russell Crowe has a story we can all relate to: Getting drunk and buying a dinosaur skull from Leonardo DiCaprio Even though they make incredible amounts of money, appear on room-filling movie screens, and attend awards ceremonies draped in jewels and the world’s finest clothes, celebrities, we must always remember, are just like us. If you find this hard to be...
23:00, 06/20/2019

Opinion: Height of privilege? Criticizing the Chicago Cubs' decisions on fan, Addison Russell Some fans howled at Cubs' decision to ban fan for racist gesture, believing he rather than Doug Glanville, should get benefit of the doubt        ...
23:17, 05/09/2019

Buster-Ass Authorities Continue To Give A Shit About Marijuana Possession, Bust D'Angelo Russell Nets All-Star point guard D’Angelo Russell was cited for marijuana possession Thursday when security types at LaGuardia Airport in New York discovered a stash Russell had hidden in a secret compartment of a container disguised as an Arizona Iced Tea ...
04:17, 05/03/2019

Why did Huawei debate lead to Gavin Williamson sacking? Gavin Williamson’s sacking as Defence Secretary was not just a great piece of political theatre, but it also demonstrated the seriousness at which the government is treating the future role of Huawei in the UK’s telecoms infrastructure....
14:51, 05/02/2019

Williamson, Barrett may meet in Summer League opener LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former Duke teammates Zion Williamson and R.J. Barrett are slated to potentially make their NBA Summer League debuts against one another. The NBA said Friday that Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans will face off ...
00:34, 06/22/2019

Theresa May's letter to dismissed defense secretary Williamson British Prime Minister Theresa May fired Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson on Wednesday over the leak of information about Chinese telecoms company Huawei....
02:51, 05/02/2019

Williamson back with Giants; Solarte cut, Parra goes free DENVER (AP) — The last-place San Francisco Giants have made a series of roster moves, including the promotion of outfielder Mac Williamson after he missed most of last season because of a concussion and its lingering effects. Williamson and infielder...
03:51, 05/08/2019

Williamson sacking should not mask cyber security questions As the kingmaker who helped put Theresa May into Number 10 in 2016 and then helped keep her there after the disastrous snap election by getting the DUP to formally prop up the prime minister's minority government, Gavin Williamson once reportedl...
10:00, 05/02/2019

Calls for criminal investigation into leak after Williamson sacking There is "certainly an argument" for a criminal investigation into the leaking of information from the National Security Council, a former attorney general has told Sky News....
10:34, 05/02/2019

Sacked Williamson accuses PM of 'shabby witch hunt' Gavin Williamson has accused the prime minister of mishandling his sacking as defence secretary, describing it as a "shabby and discredited witch hunt"....
20:00, 05/04/2019

Colin de Grandhomme Is New Zealand's X-Factor, Says Kane Williamson De Grandhomme supported Williamson well with a gutsy 47-ball 60, which was studded with five fours and two sixes and also proved his mettle with the ball as he returned with highly economical figures......
11:00, 06/20/2019

Williamson homers in return, Giants beat Rockies 14-4 DENVER (AP) — Mac Williamson wasted no time after being promoted from Triple-A Sacramento, homering and driving in four runs to help the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 14-4 on Tuesday night. It was just the Giants’ third win in ...
08:17, 05/08/2019

UK PM May fires defense minister Williamson over Huawei leak British Prime Minister Theresa May fired Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson on Wednesday over the leak of information about Chinese telecoms company Huawei....
20:51, 05/01/2019

Marianne Williamson echoes Andrew Yang, says her mic was 'not on' during NBC debate Marianne Williamson has expressed a similar complaint with fellow 2020 candidate Andrew Yang about her mic not being on during Thursday night's Democratic primary debate, saying "it did happen."...
20:00, 06/29/2019

The Curious Mystical Text Behind Marianne Williamson’s Presidential Bid The New Age author was drawn to an esoteric kind of bible as an aimless young woman in the 1970s. It has made her a self-help megastar. And now it has entered the political mainstream....
12:00, 07/05/2019

Williamson Stars As New Zealand Survive Brathwaite Scare Victory saw New Zealand return to the top of the World Cup points table but the heart-breaking defeat left the West Indies on the verge of elimination....
02:00, 06/23/2019

Russell Wilson reacts to image of dead migrant father, daughter: 'The American Dream... It's become a nightmare' Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was among those who appeared to be moved by a photo of a dead father and his daughter at the U.S.-Mexico border and spoke out about it Wednesday....
20:51, 06/27/2019

CBOE Introduces Five New Options-Based Strategy Performance Benchmark Indexes Tied to Russell 2000 CHICAGO, IL -- November 23, 2015 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) today announced that it has created five new options-based strategy performance benchmark indexes that focus on options as risk management and yield enhancing investment ...
07:34, 05/02/2019

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Oscar Mercado, Addison Russell, and Winners and Losers from Monday Heath Cummings says now that Memorial Day has passed we have to stop saying it's early. In other words, it may be time to cut bait or at least bench high draft picks....
17:17, 05/28/2019

Kohli, Williamson's Mutual Admiration To Light Up World Cup Semifinal India vs New Zealand Semifinal: Virat Kohli pointed out how he always saw talent in Kane Williamson. The New Zealand skipper said the Indian skipper has evolved over the years and is an absolute......
07:51, 07/09/2019

India vs NZ Semis: Kohli, Williamson Revive 2008 U-19 WC Memories Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson will face off on a big stage, 11 years after the 2009 U-19 World Cup semi-final where two had led their respective sides....
14:34, 07/08/2019

Marianne Williamson's eclectic Twitter history: 'You're a lamp; God is the electricity.' Spiritual self-help author-turned-presidential candidate Marianne Williamson made her mark during the second night of the 2020 Democratic debate at several moments on Thursday night in Miami. While the candidates battled through issues such as tax cu...
02:17, 06/29/2019

Marianne Williamson is a superstar in the world of woo. Is she also the next US president? | Arwa Mahdawi The bestselling self-help author and Democratic nominee may have generated much hilarity. But if 2016 taught us anything, it’s that a joke can win an electionMarianne Williamson has long been a household name – if you live in the sort of household th...
21:51, 07/02/2019

'The best days of our lives' - why Lioness Leah Williamson won't get pre-match nerves "England\u0027s Leah Williamson is about to make her World Cup debut. She will be part of Phil Neville\u0027s squad to face Scotland in their first match in Group D on Sunday - but don\u0027t go thinking that she might get nervous."...
03:00, 06/09/2019

Kate McKinnon of 'SNL' debuts Marianne Williamson impression after debate "Saturday Night Live" cast member Kate McKinnon debuted her Marianne Williamson impression Thursday night after the self-help author’s viral debate performance in Miami....
14:51, 06/29/2019

'Jesaulenko, you beauty': sports commentator Mike Williamson dies at 90 Caller best known for classic words in 1970 VFL grand finalLong career also included cricket and tennis coverageMike Williamson, one of the most recognisable faces in the early days of televised Australian rules football coverage, and the man synonym...
06:00, 05/03/2019

Gavin Williamson sacked as defence secretary over Huawei leak Downing Street says PM asked cabinet minister to step down after investigationFollow all the latest political news on our live blogThe prime minister has sacked Gavin Williamson as defence secretary over the leak from the National Security Council ab...
21:00, 05/01/2019

UK defense minister Gavin Williamson sacked over Huawei leak Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson was let go after allegedly leaking information from a national security meeting about Huawei's involvement in the UK's 5G network. Williamson "emphatically" denies any involvement....
22:17, 05/01/2019

India vs New Zealand, Semi-Final: Face-Off, Bumrah vs Williamson In Jasprit Bumrah and Kane Williamson, the World Cup 2019 first semi-finals possibly sees two of the most important players who can change the fortunes of their teams....
14:34, 07/08/2019

Play with freedom, Williamson tells off-color New Zealand batsmen New Zealand captain Kane Williamson encouraged his frontline batsmen to play with freedom in Tuesday's semi-finals against India to overcome their struggle for rhythm in the Cricket World Cup....
19:51, 07/08/2019