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Supreme Court hearing N.J. gambling case could help NCAA hold events in Las Vegas

27 Jun

The NCAA needs a decision from the Supreme Court so it can potentially move on to Vegas. USATSI The possibility of sanctioned NCAA events being held in Las Vegas took a potentially huge leap Tuesday when the Supreme Court agreed to hear a controversial New Jersey gaming case. The NCAA is among the plaintiffs fighting […]

For sale: America’s Cup chase boat, one winning Kiwi owner

27 Jun

HAMILTON, Bermuda Less than 24 hours after winning the America’s Cup, Emirates Team New Zealand are packing up at their base in Bermuda as they prepare to take the “Auld Mug” back to Auckland. For anyone with an interest in America’s Cup memorabilia, they have already published details of three support boats they are looking […]

Serena tells McEnroe: ‘Respect my privacy’

27 Jun

(CNN)Serena Williams has responded to John McEnroe’s claims that she would struggle on the men’s tennis circuit by telling her fellow American to “keep me out of your statements that are not factually based.” Dear John, I adore and respect you but please please keep me out of your statements that are not factually based. […]

Azerbaijan GP: Hamilton calls Vettel a ‘disgrace’

27 Jun

(CNN)It was road rage on the track and a war of words off it as Lewis Hamilton branded title rival Sebastian Vettel a “disgrace” after an incident-filled Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘sports/2017/06/22/baku-grand-prix-david-coulthard-azerbaijan-formula-one-cnn-the-circuit-spc.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘international’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘body-text_52’,adsection: ‘edition.cnn.com_worldsport_motorsport_inpage’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: […]

Spieth’s 10th title renews Tiger Woods comparisons

27 Jun

(CNN)His peers are calling him “golden child” as Jordan Spieth’s 10th PGA Tour win led to renewed comparisons with Tiger Woods. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘sports/2014/06/03/living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘international’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘body-text_9’,adsection: ‘edition.cnn.com_worldsport_golf_inpage’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: {“mini”:{“height”:144,”width”:256,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-hp-video.jpg”},”xsmall”:{“height”:169,”width”:300,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-story-body.jpg”},”small”:{“height”:360,”width”:640,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-story-top.jpg”},”medium”:{“height”:552,”width”:980,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-horizontal-large-gallery.jpg”},”large”:{“height”:552,”width”:980,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-horizontal-large-gallery.jpg”},”full16x9″:{“height”:552,”width”:980,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-horizontal-large-gallery.jpg”},”mini1x1″:{“height”:60,”width”:60,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/140603093551-living-golf-jordan-spieth-bunker-shot-00000726-topics.jpg”}}},autoStartVideo = false,callbackObj,containerEl,currentVideoCollection = [],currentVideoCollectionId = ”,isLivePlayer = false,moveToNextTimeout,mutePlayerEnabled = false,nextVideoId […]

America’s Cup: New Zealand clinches Auld Mug

27 Jun

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WATCH: Every 4-pointer from the BIG3’s first weekend

27 Jun

The BIG3, Ice Cube’s 3-on-3 league for retired players, got underway over the weekend, with the first slate of games being played Sunday at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.  But the games don’t actually air live, and are instead broadcast on tape delay on FS1, so we didn’t get to see all of the […]

Serena hits back after McEnroe ranks her 700th on men’s tour

27 Jun

Serena Williams has asked John McEnroe for “respect” after the seven-times grand slam champion said his fellow American would be ranked “like 700 in the world” if she had to play on the men’s circuit. In an interview with National Public Radio on Sunday, McEnroe said 23-times grand slam champion Williams was “the best female […]

Serena tells McEnroe: ‘Respect my privacy’

27 Jun

(CNN)Serena Williams has responded to John McEnroe’s claims that she would struggle on the men’s tennis circuit by telling her fellow American to “keep me out of your statements that are not factually based.” Dear John, I adore and respect you but please please keep me out of your statements that are not factually based. […]

Azerbaijan GP: Hamilton calls Vettel a ‘disgrace’

27 Jun

(CNN)It was road rage on the track and a war of words off it as Lewis Hamilton branded title rival Sebastian Vettel a “disgrace” after an incident-filled Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku. ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘sports/2017/06/22/baku-grand-prix-david-coulthard-azerbaijan-formula-one-cnn-the-circuit-spc.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘international’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘body-text_52’,adsection: ‘edition.cnn.com_worldsport_motorsport_inpage’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: […]