HAMILTON, Bermuda, June 26 ( Reuters ) - New Zealand lifted the America's Cup on Monday, nearly white-washing the US holders with a revolutionary boat and a new superstar sailor avenging a humbling defeat four years ago. Among the crew was Simon van Velthooven, who won a bronze medal in track cycling at the London Olympics. "They fought hard the whole way and I'm very proud of them".
It was a big night for McDavid who also won the Art Ross trophy and the Ted Lindsay award earlier in the evening. McDavid is the third-youngest player to win the Hart Trophy, with only Crosby and Wayne Gretzky claiming it as teenagers. "Playing hockey is not possible for me during the upcoming 2017-18 season", Hossa said. On the administrative end, David Poile of the Nashville Predators was named the General Manager of the Year and Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella earned the ...
In exchange for Philadelphia receiving the No. 1 pick, Boston got a third round pick, and a future first round pick. Celtics rumor roundup: Paul George trade talk got "serious, ' then 'stalled": As the Celtics drafted Jayson Tatum third overall, trade talks were reported again regarding Paul George.
The bigger question for me...does Clark Hunt really know what he's doing? "He has already established himself as one of the best coaches in the league, and he is well on his way to solidifying a place among the all-time greats". Top linebacker Justin Houston will be healthy after dealing with knee trouble last season; the secondary has been solidified after safety Eric Berry signed a long-term extension; and rookie running back Kareem Hunt gives the offense another weapon.
The Celtics have been linked with either Josh Jackson of Kansas or Jayson Tatum of Duke at No. 3, although multiple media outlets reported the team may be willing to deal the pick. Philadelphia and Boston completed their trade of draft picks on Monday, the 76ers acquiring the No. 1 pick from the Celtics and netting the chance to draft Washington guard Markelle Fultz .
After being drafted by the Cowboys at No. 28 in the 2017 NFL Draft, buzz around the Tex-Mex-crazed Dallas area surfaced on what seemed like an inevitable partnership. If the rookie lives up to the hype that made him a first-round pick of the Cowboys, then you can be sure this won't be the last endorsement deal he lands having something to do with Latin American cuisine.
It paid off immediately when Contreras hit his eighth homer, a drive about 10 rows deep into the seats in left. After failing to convert a double play in which both runners were safe, Cubs outfielder Albert Almora bunted to bring home Baez, who easily stole third on the pitch before.
It was such a hectic race and so much happened, but the team kept me cool on the radio, the pace was good, we took it to the end and stayed out of trouble. On Saturday Williams chief technical officer Paddy Lowe said a test in the 2014 machine at Austin after the Montreal race had helped Stroll make a set-up breakthrough.
Eastbourne isn't exactly a walk in the park this year and if the competition takes a bite out of Djokovic, don't expect much from the Serb in the upcoming grass-court Grand Slam . But I've got to stay positive about myself and my game. "It had to happen sooner or later and I'm really glad it did - it made me start asking myself certain questions".
He became the second player to ever average a triple-double throughout an entire season and recorded an National Basketball Association record 42 triple-doubles, surpassing Oscar Robertson's longstanding mark of 41. "This is not an individual award". The Atlanta Hawks, his hometown team, traded him to Charlotte one year into a three-year, $74 million contract.
Police said the incident happened at a Target in Nashville. Daley, a freshman from Warner Robins, Georgia, suffered a noncritical gunshot wound to his leg, and Coppet, a redshirt freshman from Fort Lauderdale, Florida , received noncritical birdshot wounds to his arms.
Although head coach Juan Carlos Osorio is a famed proponent of the rotation system, Mexico should be relatively more settled in comparison to the team that saw off Russian Federation, with Javier Hernandez set to lead the attack once more, while the eight changes that nearly preceded embarrassment against New Zealand would surely be a stretch at this stage of the competition.
While the Warriors haven't formally met to discuss whether they will visit President Donald Trump's White House as is customary for championship teams, Curry said his mind hasn't changed from when he was asked earlier this year about the possibility.
Fifa added: "As far as the Fifa Confederations Cup is concerned, every participating player has been tested through blood and urine in unannounced controls". Massimo Busacca, FIFA head of refereeing, speaks during half-time press conference following the group stage of the Confederations Cup in St.Petersburg, Russia, Monday, June 26, 2017.
Work is underway for a victory parade for the sailors when they return home . "To me, it is a privilege to hold the America's Cup ". "I feel incredibly proud to have achieved this. The New Zealand crew have been on a mission to wipe out the hurt inflicted on the sports-mad country by the team who in 2013 turned an 8-1 deficit against New Zealand into a 9-8 victory.
The blockbuster trade between the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers for the first pick in the NBA Draft is now official. The Boston Celtics have officially traded the number one overall pick in the 2017 National Basketball Association draft to the Philadeplhia 76ers.
The Pacers might not be willing to wait until the start of free agency to make a deal. ESPN reported on Sunday that IN has discussed a three-way deal with Cleveland and Denver that would have sent George to the Cavaliers , Kevin Love to the Nuggets and a package of young players and draft picks to the Pacers.
Spieth and Tiger Woods are the only two players in the modern era to reach 10 wins before turning 24-years-old. For the first time since 1998-2000, Americans have won the U.S. "So I went back to that today to see if I could conjure up any good feelings, and it felt pretty good". McIlroy managed to make par at one point after hitting a tee shot into a water hazard, and he later told Golf Channel: "I would have taken a par after the tee shot".
Before this season, the NBA's awards were given at various times throughout the postseason. "You guys did any and everything to make sure me and my brother [Raynard] had anything we wanted", he told the audience. Gordon beat out Rockets teammate Lou Williams and former NBA Finals MVP Andre Iguodala for the award given to the league's top player off the bench .
The Toffees have seen off competition from Arsenal and West Ham for the Nigerian forward, who is making the move from Belgian minnows Eupen. Having agreed personal terms, Onyekuru underwent a medical at Everton on Monday, several media outlets said.
Manchester United are one step closer to bringing their target Radja Nainggolan to Old Trafford , despite the Belgium global signing a contract extension with Serie A club Roma that would see him play for the Italian side until June 2021.
Too many errors worked against them, along with a 12-7 penalty count dished out by Australian referee Angus Gardner. "We show ourselves in the foot with some turnovers and penalties in the last 10 minutes". And Gatland knows they need to get their act together fast before the first Test a week on Saturday, or risk getting slaughtered by the All Blacks.
Australia chased the target of 205 runs in 38.1 overs with eight wickets to spare. "Generally the scores here in one-day county matches have been very good and the wickets we practiced on today came onto the bat pretty well", Lanning said.
In fact, he says there is a chance that it will be "very boring". Get the app and get the game. Mayweather has said nothing about coming out of retirement permanently, but Pacquiao says he would be interested in a rematch. Now, a new high-profile fight is on Mayweather's calendar as he is set to lock horns with " The Notorious One" on August 26th from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Castro pulled up lame while running out a ground ball in the second inning. NY put outfielder Aaron Hicks on the DL with a strained right oblique. The Yankees then put him on the DL prior to Tuesday night's contest. The 22-year-old infielder was hitting.313 with five homers and 25 RBIs in 71 games for the RailRiders. On Sunday, New York optioned left-hander Tyler Webb and outfielder Mason Williams to the farm club.