Nick Kyrgios defeats No. 4 seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in wild, outburst-filled Wimbledon match

WIMBLEDON, England — Stefanos Tsitsipas called Nick Kyrgios a “thug” after the Australian defeated him in a volatile “circus” of a third-round match at Wimbledon on Saturday. Kyrgios won 6-7(2), 6-4, 6-3, 7-6(7) to reach the fourth round at the All England Club for the first time since 2016, not without three code violations being … Read more

Dustin Johnson, Carlos Ortiz lead entering final round of LIV Series event at Pumpkin Ridge

The clamor that ushered in the first American stop of the Saudi-funded LIV Golf Series died down a bit on Friday, putting the spotlight on the game at Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club. Modest crowds and mild temperatures in the mid-70s welcomed players to the new series, funded by Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund, which is … Read more

BR Mock Trade sends Kevin Durant to the Sixers for Tyrese Maxey and more

The big three of the Brooklyn Nets, James Harden, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant, are no more. In the middle of the 2021-2022 NBA season, Harden walked out of Brooklyn and fell into the lap of Daryl Morey and the Philadelphia 76ers. While the Nets received three-time All-Star Ben Simmons in the deal, Simmons has … Read more

Red Bull boss Christian Horner says Max Verstappen ‘accepts’ British GP boos and explains silence after Nelson Piquet’s comments

Christian Horner speaks to Sky Sports F1 about Max Verstappen’s icy reaction from the British GP crowd on Thursday and Red Bull’s lack of statements in support of Lewis Hamilton after Nelson Piquet’s comments By Matt Morlidge at Silverstone Last update: 07/01/22 4:32 pm Use the Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Red … Read more

DP World Tour responds to LIV Golf players’ legal threat in scathing open letter | Golf news and tour information

DP World Tour CEO Keith Pelley has responded to a contingent of European players defecting to LIV Golf after the group threatened legal action against Pelley and the tour. The defectors sent a letter to the Pelley and DP World Tour board members that was leaked to several European outlets earlier this week. In the … Read more

Novak Djokovic advances to fourth round at Wimbledon; John Isner marks the ace of his career

Defending champion Novak Djokovic advanced to the fourth round at Wimbledon on Friday with a 6-0, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Miomir Kecmanovic on Center Court, while John Isner became the king of aces in the ATPTour. Djokovic, a six-time Wimbledon champion, has won the last three men’s singles titles at the All England Club in … Read more

‘Why should I be threatened?’ The state of the Ryder Cup remains an unknown giant for LIV golfers

Lee Westwood has played in a record 11 Ryder Cups for Europe, but his status for a 12th or future captaincy appears to be in doubt. © Reuters via USA TODAY Sports NORTH PLAINS, Ore. – Among the many possible unknowns to participate in the LIV Golf Invitational Series is how it will affect a … Read more

Boston Celtics acquire Malcolm Brogdon in trade with Indiana Pacers, sources say

1:55 p.m. ET Tim BontempsESPN The Boston Celtics acquired Malcolm Brogdon from the Indiana Pacers on Friday, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, delivering the kind of playmaking point guard that president of basketball operations Brad Stevens and coach Ime Udoka believed they needed to elevate the franchise as a championship contender. The Pacers will get … Read more

Ja Morant agrees to 5-year extension worth up to $231 million with Memphis Grizzlies, agent says

Memphis Grizzlies All-NBA guard Ja Morant has agreed to a five-year designated rookie extension likely to be worth $231 million, his agent, Jim Tanner of Tandem/YouFirst Sports, told ESPN. Morant, who was part of the All-NBA Second Team, is guaranteed $193 million and will trigger supermax escalators to take the deal to $231 million by … Read more