DeAndre Jordan agrees to one-year deal with Dallas Mavericks

Even though Dallas declined Dirk Nowitzki's player option, the Mavs plan on resigning the veteran big man. Jordan in Dallas just makes sense, if the two sides are willing to forgive one another for their last free agency fiasco. Despite being 3... More..

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Messi, Ronaldo bow out in dramatic knockout openers
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Messi, Ronaldo bow out in dramatic knockout openers

Maybe they could look at some of their team-mates. If the 33-year-old Messi, who previously quit the Argentina team in 2016 before changing his mind, does not continue until the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, he ...More..

South Korean KO - Dark day for defending champions
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

South Korean KO - Dark day for defending champions

Long the benchmark of excellence in the sport, Germany's dismal campaign ended meekly, with stoppage-time goals by Kim Young-gwon and Son Heung-min condemning Joachim Loew's side to finishing bottom of their ...More..

England's Gareth Southgate 'brave' to make Belgium changes - Harry Maguire
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

England's Gareth Southgate 'brave' to make Belgium changes - Harry Maguire

England's support has swelled as the team have excelled in the tournament. Now that England have finished second in their group, they will take on José Pékerman's Colombian side without 2014's Golden Boot ...More..

Korea 'won't be drunk with success' after beating Germany
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Korea 'won't be drunk with success' after beating Germany

A team only begins to gel later at the tournament, so it makes sense to bring some [players] in and let it go easy on them. Along with England , Spain are the only past winners in the other side of the dra...More..

Uruguay vs Portugal | 30 Jun 2018
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Uruguay vs Portugal | 30 Jun 2018

Portugal opened their World Cup campaign in Sochi with a thrilling 3-3 draw against Spain, and midfielder Adrien Silva said his team have what it takes to score against a Uruguay rear-guard that has not ...More..

German fans stunned by World Cup elimination
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

German fans stunned by World Cup elimination

Instead, the Germans have become the fourth defending champions in the last five tournaments to be eliminated in the group stage following a 2-0 loss to South Korea on Wednesday in Kazan, Russia. "We believed...More..

Suarez inspires Uruguay to win over Russian Federation
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Suarez inspires Uruguay to win over Russian Federation

Things went from bad to worse as Russian Federation were reduced to 10 men in the 36th minute, with Igor Smolnikov picking up his second yellow card in the match. Lucas Torreira, the 22-year-old defensive mid...More..

Could Paul George's free agency documentary signal a departure from OKC?
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Could Paul George's free agency documentary signal a departure from OKC?

And according to ESPN , the 28-year-old has chose to opt out of his Thunder contract. George said he is considering a lot of factors in making his free agency decision, describing the process as "overwhelm...More..

Man United posted a brilliant tweet about Romelu Lukaku - it's going viral
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Man United posted a brilliant tweet about Romelu Lukaku - it's going viral

Belgium had a two-goal lead within 16 minutes. It could be a showdown between two of the hottest strikers at the World Cup . "They could cause any team problems with their attacking players". Chelsea star ...More..

Hamilton wins pole position in French Grand Prix
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

Hamilton wins pole position in French Grand Prix

Charles Leclerc twice spun to a brief stop, while Max Verstappen drove his Red Bull wide on consecutive corners and Kevin Magnussen had a near miss with Sergio Perez. The Swede worryingly remained in the vehicl...More..

England, Belgium battle for top spot after Germany World Cup shock
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

England, Belgium battle for top spot after Germany World Cup shock

No matter what I can say, actually getting the guys on the field is far more powerful than anything else. "At the moment, he is still in the recovery phase and had a hard knock against Tunisia , but probably...More..

Serena happy to plant seed of doubt for Wimbledon rivals AFP, London
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Serena happy to plant seed of doubt for Wimbledon rivals AFP, London

However, it's still not known if the seven-time champion will be seeded for next month's Wimbledon. 'Having won so many Grand Slams and being No 1 for so many years, she deserves a seeding'. The French Open ...More..

Argentina face five finals, insists defiant coach Sampaoli
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Argentina face five finals, insists defiant coach Sampaoli

Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr is determined Messi doesn't star again, even though unashamedly a fan of the five-time world player of the year. He's scored against Argentina before and seems to be in a confiden...More..

Buzarnescu advances in Birmingham after upset win over second seed Svitolina
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Buzarnescu advances in Birmingham after upset win over second seed Svitolina

Like all top players do, Kvitova found a way to stay on top in the hard break point chances she had to face in the first set and then returned to top serving form, not facing a single break point in the 2nd set...More..

by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Denmark vs France at Luzhniki Stadium

In its first match of group play, Denmark handed Peru a 1-0 loss to pick up three points. Follow all the action with Sportsmail's TOM FARMERY ahead of kick-off at 3pm (BST). The victor of Group C will take ...More..

James Harden named NBA's Most Valuable Player
by | Tuesday, June 26, 2018

James Harden named NBA's Most Valuable Player

He averaged 27.5 points on 54.2 percent from the field to go with a career-high 9.1 assists and 8.6 rebounds while playing all 82 games. Would LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers , James Harden of the ...More..

Vettel says he had
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Vettel says he had "nowhere to go" in Bottas crash

Bottas was in a collision with Vettel and went to the back of the field. Grosjean has now not scored for 12 races in a row and also collected a five second penalty. He had to let the faster Raikkonen go past an...More..

Senegal back in action, England on brink of qualification
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Senegal back in action, England on brink of qualification

Carlos Sanchez of Colombia is sent off by referee Damir Skomina in their match against Japan . Aliou Cisse , the man who leads the Senegal team, has generated quite a buzz on social media, where he has...More..

Djokovic and Cilic through in London
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Djokovic and Cilic through in London

But over the years, I have been forced to learn how to play on it, and winning Wimbledon several times just built that confidence of being on the grass, and I love it now. "I was very determined to play my be...More..

World Cup Group H match report Poland v Colombia 24 June 2018
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

World Cup Group H match report Poland v Colombia 24 June 2018

It came in Colombia's 3-0 victory over Poland on Sunday. Lewandowski finally got a chance to score his first World Cup goal in the 58th minute but his first touch on the long ball was not his best and goa...More..

Captain Kane delivers for England on big stage
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Captain Kane delivers for England on big stage

It also eliminated Tunisia. Playing from the off with an ease and trickery that contrasted with the stressed-looking England flops of recent worldwide tournaments, Gareth Southgate's team romped into a re...More..

Uruguay v Saudi Arabia, Group A
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Uruguay v Saudi Arabia, Group A

In Group B, Spain was a 1-0 victor over Iran in Kazan, thanks to a goal by Diego Costa. Both Spain and Portugal have four points in Group B following their 3-3 draw and subsequent 1-0 victories. "That is a ca...More..

Japan's Princess Takamado makes surprise Russia visit for World Cup
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Japan's Princess Takamado makes surprise Russia visit for World Cup

As sharp as Samurai swords, Japan twice sliced their way through the Colombian defence to earn the first ever win for an Asian side at the World Cup finals yesterday afternoon. Sanchez said his teammates didn...More..

Nigeria vs Iceland latest score and goal updates from Russian Federation
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Nigeria vs Iceland latest score and goal updates from Russian Federation

Following a first half that would be easily forgotten, Nigeria came out all guns blazing and were convincing winners on the day. The second goal came in the 75th minute, when after a break down the wing, Mu...More..

England's Raheem Sterling says criticism of lifestyle is no concern
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

England's Raheem Sterling says criticism of lifestyle is no concern

England will undertake their final training session on Friday before they make the trip to Nizhny Novgorod for the game, with Alli not expected to be involved if he misses out. Defender John Stones says E...More..

Shaqiri stuns Serbia to give Swiss hope
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Shaqiri stuns Serbia to give Swiss hope

But the best of the drama was saved until the 90th minute, when Serbian defender Dusko Tosic made a massive error - stepping up in his own half to leave Xherdan Shaqiri through on goal, the Stoke man racing...More..

Gernot Rohr claims Super Eagles players are still growing
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Gernot Rohr claims Super Eagles players are still growing

Also going into Friday's matches under some pressure are Brazil, who can not afford to drop any more points when they play Costa Rica in St Petersburg in Group E. Victor Moses lofted a pass towards Ahmed Mu...More..

Don’t deplete assets for Kawhi Leonard
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Don’t deplete assets for Kawhi Leonard

In fact, one report says Gregg Popovich met with Kawhi Leonard on Tuesday, two days before the NBA Draft . San Antonio Spurs forward Rudy Gay is declining his 2018-19 player option to become an unre...More..

Suarez goal in 100th cap sends Uruguay into KO stage
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Suarez goal in 100th cap sends Uruguay into KO stage

Defeat against Uruguay would nearly certainly see them eliminated from the competition, although they also play against Egypt in their final group game. They will face each other on Monday in Samara with fi...More..