Stories about Sport

Jun 24 2017

Di Maria agrees deal in Spain over tax fraud

In a statement released to ESPN FC , Madrid's regional state prosecutor accused Mourinho of evading tax totalling €3.3m from his 2011 and 2012 declarations - €1.61m in...

Jun 24 2017

Juve ready to reject Sandro bid

Juventus are however thought to be ready to allow Sandro's fellow full-back and global team mate Dani Alves to leave, with a potential free transfer to Manchester City b...

Jun 24 2017

Russia eases to 2-0 Confederations Cup win over New Zealand

For Russia , who kick off the tournament against New Zealand , a good performance if not the title is expected as the national team continues its overhaul with a new ge...

Jun 24 2017

Wild lose center Haula, trade prospect Tuch to Vegas

The longest homestand of the season for the Wild is six games, October 24 until November 4. The Wild open the season October 5 at Detroit, the first game at Little Caes...

Jun 24 2017

Mohamed Salah Joins Liverpool From Roma

He was his country's player of the year for 2016 and has firmly established as a key component of Liverpool's team under Jurgen Klopp . Mane and Coutinho are surely ...

Jun 24 2017

Mourinho refutes tax fraud claims after complaint filed by Spanish prosecutors

Schmeichel is not certain Ronaldo really wants an exit from the Bernabeu though and thinks he just wants help from Real over his tax situation, where he has denied claims...

Jun 24 2017

Mexico relishing chance to show its worth against Russia

Nearly of all the players from both teams got dragged into the massive fight, with the referee caught in the middle. After an impressive showing from Mexico in their ...

Jun 24 2017

Devils' GM not anxious about Nolan Patrick's health

Tonight is just the first round of the draft. Meanwhile, picks Nos. 6-10 belong to the first-year Vegas Golden Knights, Arizona Coyotes, Buffalo Sabres, Detroit Red Win...

Jun 24 2017

Putin: Russia has climbed out of recession

On Wednesday, the US Senate approved a measure imposing additional sanctions on Russian Federation, while branding the countrys activities in Syria as “continuing agg...

Jun 24 2017

Who's No. 3? NBA draft intrigue begins after Fultz, Ball

As a result, he and Fultz will be the first teammates to be No. 1 overall picks and rookies at the same time . That's a trend that could slow down after this year. The...

Jun 24 2017

Manchester United sign Juventus scouting manager Javier Ribalta

Mourinho has been extending United's scouting network since he arrived last summer and the club appointed 50 new scouts in a matter of months past year, as well as Brazil...

Jun 24 2017

Timberwolves take Markkanen with No. 7 pick for Bulls

Chicago and Minnesota discussed a deal previous year on draft night that involved Butler, LaVine and Dunn, though Paxson said it was "never really something that was put ...

Jun 24 2017

Southampton name Mauricio Pellegrino as new manager on three-year deal

The World Cup victor, who had previously been reserve team and Elite Development squad manager at Man City, led the NY club to the Conference semi-finals last season and ...

Jun 24 2017

Bulls trade Butler to Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves and Chicago Bulls took most of the spotlight, pulling off a blockbuster trade for Jimmy Butler . Wrote O'Donnell:For Butler , this me...

Jun 24 2017

Blackhawks get Saad back in trade with Blue Jackets

Dauphin, 22, has played 32 career games in the National Hockey League over the last two seasons with Arizona, scoring three goals and one assist. From Korkino, Russia, ...

Jun 24 2017

Jazz trade with Nuggets to get No. 13 pick Donovan Mitchell

For the Nuggets, moving back 11 spots in the draft netted them Lyles, the 12th overall pick from 2015. Mitchell garnered first-team All-ACC honors for his efforts. "His l...

Jun 24 2017

76ers, Celtics fans set to pack arena for draft

Here's the latest on Philadelphia's draft pick Fultz and what he brings to their lineup. Embiid told ESPN's Josina Anderson on Thursday night that the Fultz pick was "a...

Jun 24 2017

Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 million euros in Spanish tax fraud case

Mourinho left Real Madrid in 2013 to manage English club Chelsea for a second spell before signing with Manchester United in 2016. Statements from the prosecutio...

Jun 24 2017

Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

Heavy traffic is anticipated, so fans are encouraged to take public transportation, such as the T and the commuter rail trains. Big Papi played for the Red Sox for 14 c...

Jun 24 2017

Bayern issue Lewandowski warning amid Chelsea, Manchester United links

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte had been circling Lukaku earlier in the summer but there may be a reason for his hesitancy to make a move - and that reason is Bayern Muni...