Author: 0 Pistons guard Caldwell-Pope suspended for 2 games

Caldwell-Pope, 24, was stopped at 2:52 a.m. Wednesday after an officer parked on Auburn Road near Juniper tracked his 2015 Jeep Wrangler going 45 a 25-m.p.h. The league issued the temporary ban in the wake of Caldwell-Pope's guilty plea to a charge of allowing a person to drive under the influence . Coming off a season in which he averaged 13.8 points and shot a career-high 35 percent from three-point range, Caldwell-Pope is in line to cash in as a restricted free agent.

Author: 0 76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start draft

They drafted Lauri Markkanen , 7' power forward, out of Arizona . Washington's second-round pick, the 52nd overall, was traded Wednesday night to the New Orleans Pelicans for backup guard Tim Frazier. The 76ers had the No. 1 pick for the second straight year after trading with the Boston Celtics on Monday. Kansas guard Josh Jackson went to the Suns with the No.

Sport Reason why Costa may not leave Chelsea this summer
Author: 0 Reason why Costa may not leave Chelsea this summer

But these issues are not thought to be serious enough to put his future in doubt. Could Diego Costa follow John Terry out of Chelsea this summer? Conte, who previously managed Juventus in Serie A, turned down an offer to move back to his home country to take charge of Inter Milan this summer.

Author: 0 Di María fined for Spanish tax fraud

But tax authorities later found that some of the information presented in that settlement was incorrect, the prosecutors said. The Gestifute Media release said: " Jose Mourinho has not received any notification with regards to the news published today (June 20th)".

Author: 0 Germany edge Australia at Confederations Cup

Low credited Postecoglou's men for playing out from the back, and believes Australia have improved since their 4-0 rout at the hands of Germany in the group stage of the 2010 World Cup. Low promised to change up his tactics and teams through the tournament, which Germany regards as preparation for their World Cup defence in 2018.

Sport Man Utd boss Mourinho refutes tax fraud accusations
Author: 0 Man Utd boss Mourinho refutes tax fraud accusations

Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano also agreed a one-year suspended sentence with authorities for tax fraud last year. "The Spanish Government in turn, through the Tax Department, issued a certificate in which it attested that he had regularised his position and was in compliance with all his tax obligations".

Sport Spanish tax fraud: Mourinho risks jail term
Author: 0 Spanish tax fraud: Mourinho risks jail term

Paper Round's view: Ronaldo was reported to have indicated a desire to leave Real, last week , after the club initially failed to back him following allegations of tax fraud. Calzada believes Manchester United have space on their books to accommodate Ronaldo's wages following Zlatan Ibrahimovic's release earlier this month.

Author: 0 Timberwolves land Jimmy Butler in draft night blockbuster

Dunn was taken with the No. 5 pick in last year's draft but struggled to get consistent playing time in his rookie season. Depending on your assessment of Lauri Markkanen as a prospect, you could easily criticise the Bulls for how they used that No7 pick.

Author: 0 Hamilton determined to deliver in Baku

Bottas , Hamilton's new teammate and the only other driver to win a race , sits in third place and trails Vettel by 48 points. I feel like I have more potential, and I feel like it's a constant journey to discover just what that potential is.

Sport National Basketball Association draft grades: Celtics add offensive weapon with Jayson Tatum
Author: 0 National Basketball Association draft grades: Celtics add offensive weapon with Jayson Tatum

And so it went that the Celtics took the 6-foot-8, 205-pound Tatum, who averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds in his one season at Duke , while shooting 45.2 percent from the floor. I was all for it. Philadelphia will pair Fultz, a high-scoring point guard out of the University of Washington, with Ben Simmons, last year's No. 1 overall pick who missed the entire season with a foot injury.

Author: 0 Lakers' coaching staff full of Arizona Wildcats must take on Ball circus

If Ball struggled against a motivated Fox, how will he fare against defending MVP Stephen Curry , Russell Westbrook , John Wall or other top point guards? A frequent critic of his, Simmons said, "I hope my brother dunks on lonzo ball so hard next year that his daddy runs on the court to help him up", on Twitter .

Author: 0 Golden State Warriors NBA Championship Victory Parade

Residents of Oakland , which lost one of its other beloved teams , the Raiders, to Las Vegas, are still reeling from a police scandal and mourning a fatal warehouse fire. In saying that, it's obvious that he was going to come away with the Finals MVP award. Following the Warriors' victory on Monday, the team's fans and the city of Oakland broke into a frenzy of celebration.

Author: 0 Champions Trophy: India beat South Africa, enter semi-final

Already the Test skipper, Du Plessis however feels the players let De Villiers down in this tournament. With the score on 140-2, however, captain AB de Villiers was run out for 16 and this sparked a collapse which saw the next seven wickets cost India just 51 runs.

Author: 0 Jose Mourinho denies any wrongdoing in tax probe

They claim that Mourinho, who took over at United previous year, failed to declare 3.3 million euros ($3.7m, £2.9m) during his time in the Spanish capital - 1.6 million euros in 2011 and 1.7 million euros in 2012. The accusations against Ronaldo have caused speculation in Portugal and Spain that he is considering leaving the country to play elsewhere. All are accused of using a similar system, whereby their image rights were owned by companies registered in the British Virgin Islands or ...

Author: 0 Lions Team Announced For Highlanders Game

They face Highlanders in their fourth game on Tuesday morning (8.35am, live on RTÉ Radio and live blog on looking to build on Saturday's win over Crusaders . Biggar feels he now trails Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell in the fly-half race - but coach Andy Farrell believes the Ospreys man has been too hard on himself.

Sport Celtics trade No. 1, expect to get man
Author: 0 Celtics trade No. 1, expect to get man

Fultz finished No. 6 among all Division 1 players and ultimately was the top freshman scorer in the country. So basically, the Sixers are giving up one additional first-round pick to fill an immediate need, and that is a player who can play both guard positions , just in case the experiment of playing Ben Simmons , last year's No.

Sport NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?
Author: 0 NBA Draft Day Fail: Does Markelle Fultz Know Who He's Playing For?

The trade is very important for the Lakers in order to dispose long-term salaries off its shoulder and also to be able to finally get an additional first round pick. He joins a young squad that features Australian forward Ben Simmons , another top draft pick who missed all of last season with a foot injury; Jahlil Okafor and 2017 National Basketball Association rookie of the year finalists Joel Embiid and Dario Saric .

Author: 0 Kansas' Jackson, Duke's Tatum headline forwards in NBA draft

Tatum said he feels fortunate to be joining a contender immediately. It marks the fourth straight year the Blue Devils have produced a top-three pick. The Mavericks missed the playoffs for just the second time in the past 17 seasons. We've been left with little doubt as to who Philadelphia will add with the first overall selection, but how does that alter the dynamic of the first 14 picks? "The two guys that went ahead of me, they're great players, but I'm glad at how it worked out, so ...

Sport 76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start National Basketball Association draft
Author: 0 76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start National Basketball Association draft

De' Aaron Fox answers questions during an interview after being selected by the Sacramento Kings as the fifth pick overall during the NBA basketball draft, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in NY. 6 among all Division I players, and was the top freshman scorer in the country. From there it could be Tatum, Josh Jackson of Kansas, Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox or some other player in the mix at No.

Sport Australia players' association rejects new pay offer
Author: 0 Australia players' association rejects new pay offer

But the players' union responded that the latest offer was "unacceptable" and has been staunchly opposed to CA's plan to modify the existing MoU that provides a flat share of revenue for the players. "We are motivated by a sense of duty to the game and its players and frustration at the current process", Dyer wrote. The deal was hailed by CA because it reflected their MOU proposal by granting players a "share in additional revenue after expenses are taken into account ...

Sport Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls
Author: 0 Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

Denver, for some time, has been seeking an upgrade at the floor general position. The second round, as usual, featured plenty of players from foreign teams - former UCLA player and Australia-born Jonah Bolden was most recently playing in Serbia; Vlatko Cancar, Ognjen Jaramaz and Alpha Kaba were all teammates in Serbia; Isaiah Hartenstein was born in OR, raised in Germany and played in Lithuania; Mathias Lessort has been in France and Aleksandar Vezenkov last played in Spain.

Author: 0 Markelle Fultz set for the stage of being No. 1 pick

Tatum smiled when asked about this, but didn't take the opportunity to talk himself up. This marked the fourth straight year Duke has produced a top-3 pick, following Jabari Parker (2014), Jahlil Okafor ('15) and Brandon Ingram ('16). 1 overall, while hoping Thomas would want to stick around as a shooting guard. "It was the day I've always, the moment I've always been dreaming about and waiting for".

Sport 76ers make Fultz first pick in NBA Draft
Author: 0 76ers make Fultz first pick in NBA Draft

Neither side anticipated the deal would become so lopsided in favor of the Celtics, but the Nets posted the league's worst record last season, setting in motion the chain of events leading Fultz to become a 76er. The team's first major battle will be to get everybody on the floor at the same time...without crutches or casts. He averaged 7.8 points and 3.1 rebounds in 16.5 minutes a game, according to Paul Hudrick of .