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Sport Mets destroyed by Dodgers' Corey Seager's three home runs
Author: 0 Mets destroyed by Dodgers' Corey Seager's three home runs

Overall, the Dodgers have 27 home runs in their past 10 games. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong). Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy throws against the New York Mets during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 , in Los Angeles .

Sport Golden Knights trade D-man Trevor van Riemsdyk to Hurricanes
Author: 0 Golden Knights trade D-man Trevor van Riemsdyk to Hurricanes

He was claimed during the NHL's Expansion Draft on Wednesday night by the Golden Knights, who will begin play this October. That was the case, too. Chicago lost defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk to the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday evening, which saw the expansion team stocking its roster with 30 players, one from each established franchise in the National Hockey League.

Sport Winners and Losers from the NHL Expansion Draft
Author: 0 Winners and Losers from the NHL Expansion Draft

FILE - In this May 9, 2017, file photo, Ottawa Senators' Marc Methot , right, tries to keep the puck from New York Rangers' Mika Zibanejad during Game 6 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup second-round playoff series in New York. The only other time the franchise had the first pick was in 1979, when the then-Colorado Rockies selected Rob Ramage. The Golden Knights also announced additional acquisitions of a handful of veterans and free agents, including Anaheim defenseman Shea Theodore and ...

Sport Lonzo Ball (and Dad?) Picked by LA Lakers
Author: 0 Lonzo Ball (and Dad?) Picked by LA Lakers

The trade of D'Angelo Russell to the Nets is yet another piece of evidence that Ball is coming. Sponsored Content - Download our Executive Briefing to learn how agency and industry experts are hoping to reduce insider threats. The Kentucky Wildcats were one game away, actually one shot away, from the Final Four previous year and were led by dynamic duo in the backcourt De'Aaron Fox and Malik Monk.

Author: 0 Celtics take scorer Jayson Tatum with No. 3 pick in draft

After losing the conference finals to the Cavaliers, the Celtics head into the draft with a number of needs, including offensive help on the wing and more of a presence in the paint. "It's great", he said. As Ainge said earlier this week, the team has both players ranked as high as Markelle Fultz and Lonzo Ball at the top of the draft board.

Author: 0 Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

Evaluated by many as the draft's best two-way player, Jackson waited and seemed a little perturbed. He fills a Phoenix need with his defense. "I feel like that's my favorite position to play". Jackson , who couldn't work out for teams because of a surgery to fix a stress reaction in his foot in late May, said he didn't know he was going to New Orleans until "just minutes before the Hornets picked".

Sport Swansea keen on Chelsea youngster Abraham
Author: 0 Swansea keen on Chelsea youngster Abraham

Llorente, 32, stayed put to help Paul Clement's side beat the drop and is set to be rewarded with a fresh deal at the Liberty Stadium. Newly promoted duo Brighton and Newcastle have been lining up a move for the Chelsea starlet as they both look to bolster their attacking options but they now face competition from Hull.

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 first player taken who had spent a sophomore year in college was 12th pick Luke Kennard of Duke, taken by Detroit. Fultz averaged 23.3 points a game, 5.7 rebounds a game and 5.9 assists a game in his lone college season. "It's insane, I couldn't ask for anything more, to be able to learn from (Johnson) every day is truly a blessing", Ball said. Fultz played just 25 games in college and said that it had been his dream to be the top pick at the National Basketball Association draft .

Author: 0 Germany beat Australia 3-2 in Confederations Cup

This could be one of Australia's biggest test in the Confederations Cup group stages, and if they manage to even earn a point against the Germans, Australia will be pumped up for the remainder of the competition. However, two errors from goalkeeper Neuer's deputy Bernd Leno kept Australia in it as Celtic's Tom Rogic and Tomi Juric scored in either half, the second still standing despite the goal being referred to the much-debated video assistant referee (VAR) at the time.

Sport VAR system challenged after brawl in the Mexico vs New Zealand match
Author: 0 VAR system challenged after brawl in the Mexico vs New Zealand match

Earlier, Cristiano Ronaldo's 74th senior worldwide goal was enough to hand Portugal Confederations Cup victory over hosts Russian Federation. Portugal are heavy favourites to make it back-to-back victories on Saturday and progress as group winners but Santos was impressed by the efforts of tournament outsiders New Zealand in their battling 2-1 loss to Mexico .

Author: 0 Barcelona´s Lionel Messi offers to pay extra fine to avoid jail sentence

This is the claim of Mundo Deportivo journalist Xavier Bosch, who has penned a lengthy piece on the "four days that saved Messi" a year ago. The state prosecutor was not immediately available to comment on Friday. In the last two weeks, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo and Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho, formerly of Real Madrid, have been accused by a Madrid-based state prosecutor of having defrauded Spain's Tax Office of millions of euros in unpaid taxes.

Sport Quakers Ready for USATF Championship Meets
Author: 0 Quakers Ready for USATF Championship Meets

Southeastern Louisiana's Alexander Young was crowned the USATF Champion with a mark of 241-11. The race began after the Daily Herald's press time . The USATF Outdoor Track & Field Championships serve as a qualifying meet for the 2017 IAAF World Championships in London, Aug.

Sport Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final
Author: 0 Federer defeats Mayer, reaches Halle Open semi-final

Roger Federer lost his first comeback game in Stuttgart last week. "I think the second half of the season is going to be really, really interesting". The 19-year-old Rublev, who received a wild card for the grass-court tournament, will face another Russian in Karen Khachanov in the next round. Now that is some kind of incentive for a man who has been making strides with nearly every tournament he plays.

Sport Gomez Homers Twice, Texas Wins 11-4 for Split With Blue Jays
Author: 0 Gomez Homers Twice, Texas Wins 11-4 for Split With Blue Jays

Adrian Beltre put the Rangers ahead to stay with an RBI double in the first, and Napoli's 14th home run was a two-run shot in the second. Blue Jays outfielder Steve Pearce raced back to get under the ball, but played the ball poorly, and it shot off the wall back into the outfield as Pearce slammed into the wall.

Author: 0 Di María given fine for Spanish tax fraud

Mourinho owes the Spanish tax authorities £2.9m (€3.3m), according to a statement, which added it had presented a claim to a local court. Ronaldo was reportedly keen on a move back to the Premier League after not receiving the support he expected over the news from his club.

Author: 0 Salah to Liverpool for €39m

The pacy attacker scored 15 Serie A goals last season - making it 29 league goals in two years - and provided 11 assists as Roma finished second, behind Juventus. I was a kid [at Chelsea]. Mane played a fantastic season, ( Philippe) Coutinho , (Roberto) Firmino, ( Adam) Lallana - all of them had a great season a year ago.

Author: 0 Celtics select Jayson Tatum with No

They selected him with the 37th pick and he was 20th on Kevin O'Connor's big board. Butler, a third- team all National Basketball Association pick this past season, instantly makes the Timberwolves a playoff contender as he joins a lineup a lineup with Andrew Wiggins, Karl-Anthony Towns and Mark Rubio.

Sport Watch NHL Draft 2017 Live Stream Online
Author: 0 Watch NHL Draft 2017 Live Stream Online

Or the fact the Avalanche fell to fourth overall in the lottery after a bad season, while the Flyers (second overall), Stars (third overall), and Devils (first overall) jumped ahead of everyone. "And still get one of the guys we like". The Columbus Blue Jackets, an expansion team with the Wild in 2000, drafted their first UND player a year ago with Thome.

Sport Juventus head of scouting Javier Ribalta set to join Manchester United
Author: 0 Juventus head of scouting Javier Ribalta set to join Manchester United

Here's an extract and you might recognise a certain name: "Thanks to president Andrea Agnelli, Pavel Nedved, John Elkan, Giuseppe Marotta, Matteo Fabris and above all to Fabio Paratici and Javier Ribalta . He played a major role in the signings of Paul Pogba, Paulo Dybala, Alex Sandro and Alvaro Morata. He also oversaw the arrivals of Sami Khedira and Dani Alves on free transfers.

Sport NHL : Knights pick Neal and Fleury, McDavid named MVP
Author: 0 NHL : Knights pick Neal and Fleury, McDavid named MVP

CHICAGO - The new faces all had a message Wednesday night, confident and direct in their assessment: That in their inaugural National Hockey League season, the Golden Knights have every chance to be as competitive as any expansion side in history.

Author: 0 Jimmy Butler's trainer rips Bulls GM and calls him 'a liar'

Asked how confident he is that the Celtics can make a splashy move this summer, Ainge responded, "I'm confident". "There's no difference for me". The Bulls made the playoffs on a tiebreaker with 41 wins after missing out the previous year.

Author: 0 Blackhawks trade Panarin for Saad, Hjalmarsson also traded

Turns out he was just getting started. The Blackhawks also picked up depth forward Laurent Dauphin in the deal with Arizona while sending out Tyler Motte in the trade with Columbus, which also saw the two teams swap picks. With the Coyotes, he scored two goals and recorded an assist in 24 games and registered 28 points (17G, 11A) in 38 games with the Roadrunners. "Niklas' contributions to the three Stanley Cup championship teams are well known but his dependability as a teammate, ...

Sport Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz
Author: 0 Boston renaming street after retired Red Sox player Ortiz

To catch the ceremony, fans should be in their seats by 6:30 p.m. It was in 2015, so I'd already played with David for, I don't know, nine years, and I hit right in front of him for nine years. Among the honors was the announcement of a quick turnaround before he would be back for a number retirement ceremony this summer. The city of Boston dedicated a street to Ortiz on Thursday.

Author: 0 Di Maria agrees to deal in Spain over tax fraud

Now with Paris Saint-Germain, Di Maria was found guilty of defrauding the Spanish government a sum of £1.14m during his time at Real Madrid between 2010 and 2014. All are accused of using a similar system, whereby their image rights were owned by companies registered in the British Virgin Islands or Panama, and which allegedly received money from intermediaries based in Ireland.

Author: 0 Verstappen on top as Red Bull dominate opening practice

Most of the field headed out on the soft tyres early on, with Lewis Hamilton setting the pace on that rubber in the Mercedes . Vettel edged closer , managing to get within four tenths of the Brazilian, but Verstappen produced a fine lap on the medium compound tyres to take second from him.

Author: 0 Trump suggests solar panels for Mexico wall

He had also expressed his confidence that Mexico will "eventually" pay for the border wall. While Trump was declaring an unlikely attachment to large scale solar power, he was also dissing wind energy, telling a crowd in Iowa that the lights might go out in a state that sources 33 per cent of its power from wind energy.

Sport Have total respect for Kumble as a cricketer: Kohli
Author: 0 Have total respect for Kumble as a cricketer: Kohli

We all respect that decision", Kohli , 28, told reporters in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad on the eve of the first one-day worldwide against West Indies . "I have total respect for him as a cricketer and what he's achieved for the nation in all the years that he's played". Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli's dispute with Anil Kumble took an ugly turn after he deleted a tweet from 2016 wherein he welcomed him the team , this Wednesday.