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Opinion: Raptors star Kawhi Leonard making his case for best player in the NBA

Kawhi Leonard has carried the Raptors to the brink of the first NBA Finals appearance in franchise history, and he's done it less than 100% heal...

Opinion: Raptors star Kawhi Leonard making his case for best player in the NBA

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Opinion: Raptors show in Game 4 that they can win without a fully functional Kawhi Leonard The Toronto Raptors showed in Eastern Conference finals Game 4 vs. the Milwaukee Bucks that they can win when Kawhi Leonard isn't at his best.        ...
08:17 2019-05-22

Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard improving; Kyle Lowry's thumb 'not great' Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse revealed that Kawhi Leonard's undisclosed leg injury is improving, but Kyle Lowry's thumb injury is becoming problematic....
19:17 2019-05-23

Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard apparently 'funny as s--t,' likened to Vince Vaughn Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard is the NBA’s silent assassin. He says very few words and lets his talking be done on the basketball court instead of in front of the microphone....
15:34 2019-06-10

Kawhi Leonard Is Doing Everything A Player Could Be Asked To Do Kawhi Leonard is no longer the defensive marauder he once was, maybe because he’s been saddled with Jordanesque duties on the other side of the ball. The Raptors’ sludgy tar-pit offense leaves Leonard...
16:17 2019-05-21

Opinion: Kawhi Leonard getting vengeance against Warriors in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard says he isn't out for revenge for 2017, but the Warriors must feel like the Raptors star has a score to settle this NBA Finals.       ...
11:34 2019-06-08

Drake might be Raptors’ last Kawhi Leonard hope The Raptors will get the last meeting with Kawhi Leonard before he decides his next destination and if they can’t sway him, perhaps one of their biggest fans will. The NBA champions “haven’t backed of...
04:34 2019-07-03

Kawhi Leonard opts out, though Raptors are still alive This Kawhi Leonard move was expected. His next might not be. The NBA Finals MVP will become an unrestricted free agent after opting out of his 2019-20 player option worth $21.3 million, according to Y...
02:51 2019-06-24

Kawhi Leonard’s future hangs over glorious Raptors run OAKLAND, Calif. — After the on-court championship celebration, Kawhi Leonard carried the Finals MVP trophy off the court and into the locker room with a big smile. And Leonard rarely smiles. The Rapto...
16:51 2019-06-14

With Kawhi Leonard, the Raptors Find Success That Endures The Raptors have been abandoned by their biggest stars, and they traded the one who wanted to stay. But Leonard has kept a successful run going longer than anyone before....
20:34 2019-05-26

76ers player says team will ‘walk to the Finals’ now that Kawhi Leonard is on the Clippers James Ennis III will likely need some of his better-known teammates to back up his words in a conference that still has Gianis Antetokounmpo's Bucks....
04:34 2019-07-11

Kawhi Leonard Helps the Raptors Take Control of Their Series With the Bucks Leonard scored 35 points and showed no obvious signs of the leg soreness that bothered him in Toronto’s wins in the previous two games. He hit the 30-point mark for the fourth time in the series....
22:17 2019-05-24

Kawhi Leonard pours in 35 as Raptors nip Bucks to take series lead MILWAUKEE — Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Raptors beat the Bucks 105-99 on Thursday night to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. Leonard showed no obvious signs of the leg soren...
07:17 2019-05-24

Kawhi Leonard, Whenever You Get A Minute, This Extremely Drunk Raptors Fan Has A Plant For You Kawhi Leonard had one of the great NBA postseasons, dismantling the Process, outplaying the MVP, and being the single best player in a Finals that brought down a dynasty. He was near-unanimous Finals ...
17:01 2019-06-14

Kawhi Leonard’s sister deletes video saying he’s leaving Raptors The happiest moment in a Raptors fan’s sports life came with a dose of dread. In the aftermath of Saturday’s 100-94 Game 6 win over the Bucks, Toronto reaching the NBA Finals for the first...
20:17 2019-05-26

How Kawhi Leonard told Raptors’ Nick Nurse the bad news Nick Nurse was hanging out with a few Raptors coaches Friday night when Kawhi Leonard’s name popped up on his phone. The text Nurse knew might come had arrived: “I’m going home,̶...
19:51 2019-07-07

NBA free agency: What are options for Raptors' Kawhi Leonard? Toronto forward is newly minted Finals MVP and helped lead the Raptors to first title in their 24-year history. But is he ready for a new challenge?       ...
04:51 2019-06-15

Kawhi Leonard leaves Raptors to answer his biggest question “Enjoy this moment, and have fun with it.” That was Kawhi Leonard’s advice to Raptors fans at the team’s first championship parade in mid-June. It ended up doubling as his fare...
22:17 2019-07-06

Opinion: Lakers lost out on Kawhi Leonard, but found solace with DeMarcus Cousins The Lakers brought in DeMarcus Cousins, Danny Green and Kyle Kuzma among others during free agency, adding depth and balance to their roster.       ...
07:51 2019-07-07

Bye, Kawhi: Fans react to reports Leonard is leaving Toronto Raptors The news comes after a month-long bout of post-championship speculation on where the two-time Finals MVP would end up choosing as his next destination....
19:00 2019-07-06

Clippers' Doc Rivers compares Raptors' Kawhi Leonard to Michael Jordan Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers has noticed the superb postseason play of Toronto Raptors superstar Kawhi Leonard and compared him to Chicago Bulls icon Michael Jordan....
00:00 2019-05-30

Raptors fans pay tribute to Kawhi Leonard from atop Mount Kilimanjaro Raptors fans rejoiced around the world when the team won its first championship title. To pay homage to free agent Kawhi Leonard, two Canadians delivered one grand gesture from the top of Mount Kilima...
01:51 2019-07-06

Pascal Siakam, Kawhi Leonard lead Raptors over Warriors in Game 1 Pascal Siakam and Kawhi Leonard guided the Toronto Raptors to a 118-109 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto....
10:51 2019-05-31

Kawhi Leonard shines as Raptors take commanding 3-1 lead on Warriors in NBA Finals With Kawhi Leonard leading the way, the Toronto Raptors took a commanding 3-1 lead on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.       ...
11:34 2019-06-08

Kawhi Leonard’s future looms large at Raptors’ championship parade Kawhi Leonard took in the Raptors’ championship parade Monday, cigar in mouth, while hoisting his Finals MVP trophy before the Toronto faithful. Of course it didn’t take long for the topic of his futu...
06:34 2019-06-18

Raptors' Kawhi Leonard cost McDonald's millions in free giveaways Toronto Raptors star forward Kawhi Leonard's success from the three-point line cost McDonald's nearly $6 million worth of french fries in promotional giveaways....
23:34 2019-06-07

Kawhi Leonard gets offered a free multimillion-dollar condo to stay with the Raptors One real-estate agency is willing to dish out a penthouse condo if superstar Kawhi Leonard chooses to re-sign with the Raptors.        ...
01:34 2019-05-25

Nike may not have a lot to gain taking on Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard over 'Klaw' logo The "Klaw" logo in question is an outline of the basketball star's hand that includes his initials and the number 2, which is his jersey number....
18:51 2019-06-04

NBA free agency: Kawhi Leonard keeping Lakers, Clippers and Raptors waiting The first day of NBA free agency saw 26 of our top 30 free agents agree to deals. While things are moving fast, one big piece remains on the board: Kawhi Leonard....
22:00 2019-07-01

Watch: Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard dunks on Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard shrugged off contact from Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo for a poster dunk in the second half Tuesday night....
09:17 2019-05-22

Kawhi Leonard urged to stay with Toronto Raptors during team's championship parade Toronto Raptors fans are doing everything they can to convince Kawhi Leonard not to leave the organization when he hits the free-agent market come the end of the month....
23:17 2019-06-17

Kawhi Leonard leads Toronto Raptors to Game 4 win over Golden State Warriors The Toronto Raptors moved within one game of capturing their first NBA championship after defeating the Golden State Warriors 105-92 in Game 4 of the NBA Finals....
08:17 2019-06-08

Finals-bound Raptors channel Kawhi Leonard’s focus as Warriors await Kyle Lowry couldn’t wipe the smile off his face. Kawhi Leonard accepted a hug from Drake. But the Raptors' collective focus remained on their upcoming series with the back-to-back champion Golden Stat...
15:34 2019-05-26

Kawhi Leonard strikes perfect balance for Raptors, pulling closer to Warriors rematch The Raptors’ path to the NBA’s grandest stage opened wide Thursday as Kawhi Leonard led Toronto to a 105-99 road win over Milwaukee. The two-time defensive player of the year turned in another masterf...
10:34 2019-05-24

IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe offers bribe to Kawhi Leonard to stay with Raptors James Hinchcliffe, one of IndyCar's most popular driver and a Toronto native, says his bribe offer to Kawhi Leonard is completely serious.        ...
01:51 2019-06-07

Raptors' NBA title hopes in Kawhi Leonard's very large hands The NBA Finals MVP Award looks destined for hands that measure 11.25 inches from pinky to thumb and belong to a man nicknamed “The Klaw.’’       ...
05:51 2019-06-10

Opinion: Lakers lost out on Kawhi Leonard, but all is not lost The Lakers brought in Jared Dudley, Danny Green and Kyle Kuzma during free agency, but missed out on the big-name All-Star they were seeking.       ...
23:34 2019-07-06

Raptors coach on Kawhi Leonard's Game 7 buzzer-beater: 'That’s an old play I stole off a Hubie Brown DVD' Raptors coach Nick Nurse said the play that produced the Game 7 buzzer-beater against the 76ers was something he "stole off a Hubie Brown DVD."       ...
01:00 2019-06-19

NFL star's distant family members accuse player of making threats as man faces extortion charges The family of a man accused of trying to extort NFL star Tyrann Mathieu of millions of dollars said Wednesday the Kansas City Chiefs’ defensive back made threats against them....
07:34 2019-05-24

Who is Kawhi Leonard? The Raptors forward has Toronto one win away from its first NBA title, but he remains the league's most mysterious superstar, except to those who know him best....
19:17 2019-06-09

What Does Kawhi Leonard Want? The first domino in a pivotal and unpredictable summer has fallen, with the Lakers trading for Anthony Davis for, basically, what they were offering six months ago. It’s a big deal and it reshapes the...
19:34 2019-06-17

Kawhi Leonard Did The Laugh Not to dump on the Toronto Raptors’ parade, but it’d be awesome if Kawhi Leonard signed somewhere else this offseason, if only because it would solidify how badass this season’s accomplishment was. Th...
06:00 2019-06-18

Deadspin What Does Kawhi Leonard Want? Deadspin What Does Kawhi Leonard Want? | The Muse Zendaya Gives Euphoria Viewers a Heads Up on HBO Show’s ‘Graphic,’ ‘Triggering’ Scenes | Splinter Trump’s Bad Polls Leaked and He’s Pissed | The Root ...
16:17 2019-06-17

Kawhi Leonard Is The NBA's Executive Of The Year Kawhi Leonard dynamited what remained of the premise of the Executive of the Year Award, and in doing so redefined the meaning of such staples as: the Friday night news dump; the value of holding onto...
19:00 2019-07-06

Is #KawhiWatch almost over? How 3 teams have been trying to woo Kawhi Leonard The Toronto Raptors, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers are all anxiously awaiting a decision from the basketball star on the 2019-20 season....
01:51 2019-07-06

Kawhi Leonard Took Over And The Warriors Couldn't Do A Thing About It The Warriors as currently constituted are “merely” a great NBA team. In just about any other context, it’s peak roster construction. A couple of all-world shooters, a couple of bangers down low with s...
20:17 2019-06-08

Kawhi Leonard also tried to recruit Kyrie Irving Kawhi Leonard tried to recruit Kevin Durant. He managed to recruit Paul George to play alongside him with the Clippers. And he also reached out to another top free agent. According to ESPN, Leonard ha...
22:51 2019-07-09

This Kawhi Leonard Ball Fake Is Hypnotic Kawhi Leonard has been doing a lot that’s reminiscent of Michael Jordan. The raw scoring—Leonard is up to 31.4 points per game this postseason—the shimmying midrange work, the perimeter defense. Add a...
21:17 2019-05-24

Kawhi Leonard officially joins LA Clippers The Clippers completed their blockbuster trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday, acquiring George for guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, forward Danilo Gallinari and five first-round draft pick...
07:34 2019-07-11

KawhiWatch: Kawhi Leonard Definitely Packing Up For Los Angeles The Finals are all wrapped up. Kawhi Leonard spent a postseason making his case as the best player in the universe, and now his contractual duties in Toronto are complete. The draft is almost over wi...
11:17 2019-06-21

Kawhi Leonard: the man standing between the Warriors and yet another NBA title Golden State are predicted to won a fourth NBA title in five seasons. But the Toronto Raptors have a player capable of making a difference everywhere on courtThe Toronto Raptors didn’t quite come from...
11:34 2019-05-29

NBA Fines Doc Rivers $50,000 For Saying Kawhi Leonard Is Good The NBA’s ongoing freakout over tampering violations has already led the league to assess large fines to executives for making completely anodyne comments about players on other teams, and even got An...
03:34 2019-06-01

NBA Finals: It’s Kawhi Leonard vs. the Warriors’ dynasty TORONTO — It’s “The Canadian Klaw” versus “The Dynasty.” Canada is all about basketball this week as it hosts its first NBA Finals game Thursday at Scotiabank Arena. Kawhi Leonard’s underdog Raptors b...
17:00 2019-05-30

Why Knicks backed out of Kawhi Leonard meeting LAS VEGAS — The Knicks brain trust of Steve Mills, Scott Perry and David Fizdale were enjoying a laugh on the sidelines of a practice court at UNLV Wednesday, watching summer league practice. They wer...
01:51 2019-07-04

The Lakers questions Kawhi Leonard had for Magic Johnson Although his signing with the Lakers seems imminent, Kawhi Leonard is doing his due diligence. Leonard met with Magic Johnson to gauge just how much the Lakers wanted him when Johnson was still with t...
22:51 2019-07-02

Kawhi Leonard’s uncle reveals what really happened with Spurs The contentious relationship between Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs has, quite definitively, become the Toronto Raptors’ gain. Leonard, the two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, ha...
04:34 2019-05-28

Kawhi Leonard’s call to Kevin Durant nearly changed everything For all the helicopters that tracked Kawhi Leonard’s every move, his free-agency remained a mystery until news broke Saturday morning that he’d be teaming up with Paul George in Clippers l...
22:17 2019-07-06

Look: New Balance places Kawhi Leonard billboard in Oakland Shoe company New Balance placed a billboard of client and Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard in Oakland, Calif., as he faces the hometown Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals....
00:34 2019-06-01

Kawhi Leonard reacts to Doc Rivers’ tampering fine TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard didn’t sound thrilled Saturday that the Clippers were fined $50,000 by the NBA because coach Doc Rivers lavishly praised his game. NBA commissioner Adam Silver considered it ta...
03:51 2019-06-02

Snoop Dogg gets in on Lakers’ Kawhi Leonard wooing In case you didn’t already think Kawhi Leonard’s free agency had jumped the shark, we now have an original Snoop Dogg song to add to the prosecution’s evidence. Just after Canadian T...
20:17 2019-07-05

Possible Kawhi Leonard sighting has Toronto freaking out over #KawhiWatch As the basketball world waits for Kawhi Leonard to announce his next team, all eyes now turn to a certain plane. CP24, a Canadian TV news channel not available in the United States, showed live covera...
22:51 2019-07-03

Kawhi Leonard’s Clippers contract has an unexpected twist It might not be that long before we’re in a new Kawhi Leonard Free Agency Era. The freshly minted Clippers star signed what was expected to be a four-year max contract this summer, but it turns ...
03:01 2019-07-11

This isn’t the day we find out Kawhi Leonard’s free agency choice, either Today will also not be the day we find out Kawhi Leonard’s free agency destination. Kawhi confidant Chris Carter let the world know on Thursday that the reigning NBA Finals MVP wouldn’t be...
00:51 2019-07-06

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over use of his personal logo In a lawsuit filed Monday, Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard says Nike tried to register copyright on a design he created for his personal brand.        ...
04:17 2019-06-04

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
09:00 2019-06-14

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over use of personal logo The Raptors forward, who is claiming he created the original design for the "Klaw" logo featured on his Jordan Brand apparel, signed with New Balance in November 2018....
05:17 2019-06-04

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over rights to his logo SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Toronto star Kawhi Leonard filed a federal lawsuit against Nike on Monday, saying the footwear and apparel giant is blocking him from using a logo that he believes he owns. The su...
05:01 2019-06-04

KawhiWatch: Holy Shit, Kawhi Leonard Is Going To The Clippers Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard is heading to the Los Angeles Clippers, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting, and he’ll be joined by MVP finalist Paul George. The news ends weeks of speculatio...
10:00 2019-07-06

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George officially join LA Clippers Paul George and Kawhi Leonard are now officially with the Los Angeles Clippers, moves that bring both of them back to their native Southern California....
16:17 2019-07-11

Knicks confident they’ll get free agency meeting with Kawhi Leonard OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks do not have all their eggs in one basket as they prepare for free agency. According to NBA sources, Knicks president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry expect to ...
06:34 2019-06-07

Kawhi Leonard receives housewarming gift from infamous 'Plant Guy' What’s more important to the NBA Finals MVP than the Larry O’Brien Trophy? How about a house warming present from Toronto Raptors fans hoping he stays with the team next season and beyond?...
16:51 2019-06-18

Kawhi Leonard warns free-agency suitors to keep quiet Tread lightly. That seems to be the message Kawhi Leonard and his camp have sent to his free-agency suitors, telling the teams he’s meeting with, including the Lakers, Clippers and Raptors, to k...
00:34 2019-07-05

Kawhi Leonard would give Lakers Big Three ‘on steroids:’ Jared Dudley You already know the Lakers would be one of the most talented teams ever should they add Kawhi Leonard to a roster already featuring Anthony Davis and LeBron James. So do the rest of the NBA’s f...
20:34 2019-07-03

Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard may suddenly team up with Knicks Could Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard team up? That possibility is seeming more likely, based on reports Saturday. And one of the two current options is the Knicks. An ESPN report said Durant and Leona...
20:17 2019-06-29

Lakers turn to DeMarcus Cousins after Kawhi Leonard failure The Lakers have their Big Three. DeMarcus Cousins on Saturday agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the Lakers, where the oft-injured center will team up with LeBron James and Anthony Davis, ac...
22:17 2019-07-06

Knicks’ path to Kawhi Leonard could hinge on ‘Uncle Dennis’ OAKLAND, Calif. — One of the Knicks’ hopes for their participation in Kawhi Leonard’s free agency sweepstakes is “Uncle Dennis.’’ Dennis Robertson, who hails from South Orange, N.J., is Leonard’s chie...
07:34 2019-06-15

LA Clippers set for spectacular haul of Kawhi Leonard and Paul George Sources indicate NBA finals MVP will head to Los AngelesMove comes after Leonard won NBA title with RaptorsRaptors teammate Danny Green will join LA LakersMultiple sources say the Los Angeles Clippers...
17:51 2019-07-06

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George to join NBA’s LA Clippers: reports The basketball world was buzzing Friday evening with news that the Los Angeles Clippers were about to add star players Kawhi Leonard and Paul George....
14:51 2019-07-06

KawhiWatch: Kawhi Leonard Toying With Entire City Of Los Angeles The first “day” of NBA free agency 2019 was a depraved feeding frenzy. Within eight hours nearly everything edible had flown off the table, and even some borderline fare, too. Michael Jordan dug into ...
19:34 2019-07-01

The best Twitter reactions around the NBA to the Clippers getting Kawhi Leonard, Paul George The NBA had already been through a dramatic night because of an earthquake, but then the league was shook figuratively hours later.       ...
23:34 2019-07-06

Danny Green says former teammate Kawhi Leonard wanted 'his own route' Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green said he wasn't surprised that former San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors teammate Kawhi Leonard chose the rival Clippers in free agency instead of signing with t...
15:51 2019-07-12

Kawhi Leonard files lawsuit against Nike over rights to his logo In the lawsuit, Leonard said Nike filed a copyright application for a logo that he designed and did so "unbeknownst to Leonard and without his consent." Nike told Leonard earlier this year to stop usi...
11:51 2019-06-04

Kawhi Leonard’s alarming reply could be free agency hint TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard is one win away from his second NBA title and likely second Finals MVP award. That still hasn’t assured Leonard of signing a long-term deal with the Raptors, though the chances...
04:17 2019-06-10

Watch: Kawhi Leonard delivers emphatic dunk over Giannis Toronto star forward Kawhi Leonard punctuated the Raptors' Game 6 comeback over the Milwaukee Bucks with an emphatic slam dunk over NBA MVP finalist Giannis Antetokounmpo....
13:34 2019-05-26

Listen: Snoop Dogg tries luring Kawhi Leonard to Lakers with new song Free agent forward Kawhi Leonard has a new celebrity trying to woo the two-time NBA Finals MVP to play for the Los Angeles Lakers: rapper and Lakers fan Snoop Dogg....
16:00 2019-07-05

Clippers trading for Paul George and signing Kawhi Leonard, according to a report Associated Press The Los Angeles Clippers made a huge decision. That meant Kawhi Leonard could finally make his. The Clippers will be landing Leonard as a free agent after they acquire Paul George fr...
23:00 2019-07-06

Knicks’ place in Kawhi Leonard’s crystallizing free agency plan The Knicks may have to fly to Kawhi Leonard’s hometown for their meeting with the Raptors superstar. While things are still fluid, a source confirmed a tweet from confidant Cris Carter that Leon...
21:00 2019-06-28

NBA free agency: More fireworks as Clippers add Kawhi Leonard, Paul George The Clippers are going for a title now with addition of two-time NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and All-Star Paul George, while the Lakers lose out.       ...
23:34 2019-07-06

Steve Kerr, Gregg Popovich dine together with Kawhi Leonard intrigue First, the disclaimers. Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich are good friends and have been for decades. The face of the Spurs coached against Kerr’s Bulls teams in the mid ’90s. Then the sharp-s...
16:34 2019-05-27

Kawhi Leonard conspiracy theory only heightens Lakers-Clippers intrigue The notion Kawhi Leonard waited deep into free agency to join the Clippers in order to sabotage the Lakers' plans will add fuel to the L.A. rivalry.       ...
01:51 2019-07-08

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George officially join Los Angeles Clippers Clippers ink blockbuster swap with Thunder on WednesdaySixers make official signings of Tobias Harris and Al HorfordHunter Felt’s NBA free-agency winners and losersPaul George and Kawhi Leonard are no...
23:00 2019-07-10

Report: The Clippers Remain The Most Desperate Suitor In The Kawhi Leonard Sweepstakes In keeping with his longstanding policy of having absolutely nothing interesting to say about anything, ever, Kawhi Leonard has offered very little indication of where he might prefer to sign his next...
05:17 2019-05-30

Kawhi Leonard confidant Cris Carter says decision coming Friday #KawhiWatch may be nearing its end. Former NFL star Cris Carter, whose former agent Mitch Frankel represents Kawhi Leonard, said on Fox Sports 1 on Thursday morning that Leonard will make his free-age...
00:34 2019-07-05

Los Angeles Clippers to sign Kawhi Leonard, trade for Paul George The Los Angeles Clippers stunned the NBA world Saturday morning by agreeing to terms with free agent forward Kawhi Leonard and tentatively completing a trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder for MVP fin...
02:34 2019-07-07

Doc Rivers’ Kawhi Leonard comparison earns Clippers a tampering fine The Clippers’ not-so subtle pursuit of Kawhi Leonard has gotten them into some trouble. The NBA fined them $50,000 dollars for tampering violations incurred by Doc Rivers this week. The coach co...
22:00 2019-05-31

Los Angeles coffee chain bans Kawhi Leonard over signing with Clippers Los Angeles is divided. Kawhi Leonard spurned a chance to create a Big Three with the Lakers to join the Clippers. And one coffee shop has taken its retaliation to the next level. Alfred Coffee, one o...
22:51 2019-07-09

Kawhi Leonard momentum grows in Lakers’ emerging dream scenario While the Lakers got the offseason started with a bang by trading for Anthony Davis, they were much quieter on the hectic first day of free agency Sunday. It may just be setting the stage for a dream ...
16:51 2019-07-01

Kawhi Leonard-Kevin Durant dream easily trumps Knicks’ risk And this, of course, is why the NBA is so much fun. Specifically, this is how the NBA can be every bit as interesting, and every bit as intriguing, when there are no games being played as some of the ...
02:00 2019-06-30

Kawhi Leonard suing Nike over ‘Klaw’ logo amid Clippers’ curiosity Kwahi Leonard is fighting off more than just the Warriors. The Toronto Raptors superstar has filed a federal lawsuit against Nike, claiming it wrongfully copyrighted the famous “Klaw” logo...
02:51 2019-06-04

Kawhi Leonard's dominance outshines Giannis Antetokounmpo in East finals This season has been all about Giannis Antetokounmpo's rise to superstardom and likely first MVP. This postseason, however, has been all about Kawhi Leonard.        ...
01:51 2019-05-25

After Kawhi Leonard miss, Lakers ink DeMarcus Cousins and scramble to fill out rotation Lakers General Manager Rob Pelinka seems to have learned from some of last year’s worst mistakes, but his refashioned roster is still heavy on uncertainty....
03:34 2019-07-07

Toronto strip club pulls free lapdance offer to Kawhi Leonard Kawhi Leonard’s decision to join the Clippers in free agency has had at least one repercussion. Zanzibar, a gentleman’s club in Toronto, which had promised free lapdances for life for the ...
17:00 2019-07-08

KawhiWatch: Kawhi Leonard Enjoys Baseball Game, Proving He'll Stay In Toronto Kawhi Leonard is the prize of this summer’s NBA free agency bonanza, and the reigning Finals MVP will be courted by a bevy of teams starting July 1, all of whom will do all they can to prostrate them...
01:17 2019-06-22

Kawhi Leonard watch has NBA world captivated while waiting for free agency decision The NBA world watches and waits as Kawhi Leonard, the last major free agent still on the market, meets with suitors and sparks endless speculation.       ...
05:51 2019-07-04

What if the Pacers hadn't traded Kawhi Leonard in 2011? And had kept Paul George? Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are Clippers now. They were briefly on the Pacers in 2011. How would Pacers history have changed if they had kept both?       ...
23:34 2019-07-06

Kawhi Leonard Sues Nike, Says They Stole Control Of His Original Logo Design Kawhi Leonard has sued Nike, the apparel company with whom he recently ended an endorsement contract, over control of the “Klaw” logo used to identify his branded merchandise. Kawhi says he provided t...
13:00 2019-06-04

Kawhi Leonard requests meeting with Lakers' Jeanie Buss, Magic Johnson Toronto Raptors superstar forward Kawhi Leonard has requested a meeting with Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss and former president of basketball operations Magic Johnson....
04:51 2019-06-29

Kawhi Leonard’s future looms large as NBA free agency begins Sunday NBA teams will start opening their chequebooks Sunday at 6 p.m. EDT, when the negotiating window for one of the most hotly anticipated free-agent periods begins and with more than 200 players eligible...
01:51 2019-06-30

ANALYSIS: Kawhi, Masai, and the lasting impact of Leonard’s short time in Toronto Experience in Toronto has taught us that top players do not choose to come here in their prime. It seems Kawhi Leonard almost did, writes Eric Sorensen....
07:17 2019-07-07

Winners (Clippers) and losers (Lakers) from the Kawhi Leonard-Paul George bombshell The Clippers and Thunder are obvious winners, while the Lakers and Raptors are obvious losers. But there's more to the moves than just these four squads....
03:34 2019-07-07

Kawhi Leonard signing with Los Angeles Clippers; Paul George joining him via monster trade Kawhi Leonard is joining the Los Angeles Clippers, and he won't be coming alone: Paul George will be joining him via a monster trade with the Thunder.       ...
09:17 2019-07-06

Realtor offers Kawhi Leonard a free multimillion-dollar condo to stay in Toronto One real-estate agency is willing to dish out a penthouse condo if superstar Kawhi Leonard chooses to re-sign with the Raptors.        ...
01:00 2019-05-24

What If The Raptors Had To Choose Between Kawhi And Drake? There are rules to the Deadcast, although we don’t generally pay that much attention to them. For the most part, as you might have noticed, it goes like this: Bullshit/sports, sports, sports/Funbag, F...
08:01 2019-06-06

Fake Adrian Wojnarowski Twitter account dupes fans with Kawhi Leonard-to-Lakers report A verified Twitter account briefly bearing Adrian Wojnarowski's name posted that Kawhi Leonard had agreed to a $144-million contract with the Lakers.       ...
19:17 2019-07-02

NBA free agency rumors: Latest buzz on Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving and more The NBA free agency period opens Sunday at 6 p.m. ET and this year's class is stacked, including Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and Kawhi Leonard.       ...
01:17 2019-06-29

The Clippers reportedly looked into buying Kawhi Leonard's signature logo from Nike to woo him in free agency John Raoux/AP The Los Angeles Clippers considered buying Kawhi Leonard's personal "Klaw" logo from Nike to woo him in free agency this summer, according to a report from The New York Times. According...
22:34 2019-05-30

Realtor offers Kawhi Leonard a free multi-million dollar condo to stay in Toronto One real-estate agency is willing to dish out a penthouse condo if superstar Kawhi Leonard chooses to re-sign with the Raptors.        ...
00:00 2019-05-24

Leonard scores 27, Raptors advance to first NBA Finals Leonard has 27 points and 17 rebounds as Raptors overcome 15-point deficit to beat Bucks 100-94 in Game 6, advance to first NBA Finals        ...
05:51 2019-05-26

Leonard, Raptors rally, move within one win of Finals The visiting Toronto Raptors withstood the early surge by the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night, shook it off, and then went on to grind out a 105-99 victory to take a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conferen...
08:17 2019-05-24

Raptors show appreciation for Leonard, Green The Toronto Raptors on Saturday extended their appreciation to Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green for helping lead them to their first NBA championship, hours after the two departed for rival teams in Los ...
00:00 2019-07-07

Leonard, Raptors move within victory of first championship OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Kawhi Leonard’s hot hand is sending the Raptors home to Toronto on the cusp of a startling upset for Canada. Leonard outdueled the Splash Brothers for 36 points and 12 reb...
06:00 2019-06-08

Kawhi Leonard admires Mike Trout's greatness during Angels-Blue Jays game in Toronto NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard is caught being a fan as he takes a cell phone video of Angels star Mike Trout in game against Blue Jays.       ...
05:34 2019-06-21

Sources: Kawhi to let Raptors make final pitch Kawhi Leonard is expected to allow the Raptors to make the final pitch among teams meeting with him in Los Angeles next week, sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
07:17 2019-06-28

Kawhi trade pays off with Raptors' Finals berth As he has been throughout the playoffs, Kawhi Leonard was the difference-maker for the Raptors in Saturday night's Game 6, prompting president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri to label him "the be...
09:17 2019-05-26

'Level' Kawhi puts Raptors on cusp of first Finals Behind their even-keeled superstar, the Raptors rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat the Bucks 105-99 and move within one win of the franchise's first trip to the NBA Finals....
09:34 2019-05-24

NBA Playoffs: Kawhi, Raptors clinch first NBA Finals appearance The Toronto Raptors are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history after a thrilling 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals....
13:34 2019-05-26

Raptors' gamble on Leonard pays off with trip to NBA Finals The Toronto Raptors' gamble to acquire Kawhi Leonard has paid off in the form of maiden trip to the NBA Finals but now comes perhaps the hardest part, knocking off the two-time defending champion Gold...
00:00 2019-05-30

Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead Kawhi Leonard scored 35 points, and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 105-99 Thursday night to grab a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference finals...
06:51 2019-05-24

Both Kawhi Leonards are turning heads at Raptors’ title parade The star of this year’s NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors was without a doubt Kawhi Leonard. So, it’s no surprise that the two-time NBA Finals MVP stole the show at Toro...
20:51 2019-06-17

Drake, Beyonce & the Kawhi 'claw': How the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Championship Drake's trolling, a viral video featuring Beyonce and a shoving match that got a team's part-owner banned - Toronto Raptors' NBA Finals triumph was full of sub-plots....
21:17 2019-06-14

Raptors edge Bucks and move to brink of NBA finals behind Kawhi's 35 Raptors knock off Bucks to take 3-2 series lead in East finalsKawhi Leonard’s game-high 35 points power Toronto in winKawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 10...
14:51 2019-05-24

Raptors' Nurse: Leonard 'feeling good,' Lowry 'not great' Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard's health is just fine, while point guard Kyle Lowry is fighting through significant pain, head coach Nick Nurse told reporters Wednesday....
03:00 2019-05-23

Raptors' Leonard joins elite company by winning Finals MVP award Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard joined elite company on Thursday by winning the NBA Finals Most Valuable Player award for the second time after his team's championship victory over the Golden St...
09:00 2019-06-14

In the era of player power, the Raptors' NBA dynasty may be over before it begins Toronto brought in Kawhi Leonard to win a title quickly, and he could be gone by the end of the summer. Other teams will be willing to take similar risksIt took titanic performances from Kyle Lowry an...
18:51 2019-06-14

Kawhi Leonard Signs For Only Two Guaranteed Years With Clippers, Can Continue Wandering The Barren Plain, Searching, Always Searching After the long journey to get back home to California, and the incredible finesse in free agency to secure Paul George, it seemed safe to assume that Kawhi Leonard would set down roots in Los Angeles....
01:51 2019-07-11

Opinion: How the Raptors turned the series around to reach the NBA Finals After falling behind 2-0, Raptors coach Nick Nurse made a series of adjustments that sparked a turnaround and led Toronto to the NBA Finals.        ...
14:34 2019-05-26

Opinion: Bucks, Raptors battling to be served as fodder for the Warriors The Eastern Conference finals between the Bucks and Raptors have evolved into something really good. But is it going to matter in the end?        ...
20:17 2019-05-23

Warriors part-owner banned for shoving Raptors player Golden State Warriors minority owner Mark Stevens, who shoved the Kyle Lowry of the Toronto Raptors during a Finals game on Wednesday, has been fined $500,000 and banned from games for a year, the War...
11:17 2019-06-07

Mario Maker 2 Player Finds Useful Trick For Making Randomized Levels Make a brand new stage in Super Mario Maker 2 and you may find that objects which had an element of random chance in the first Mario Maker are now completely predictable. Clown cars, for example, will...
21:51 2019-07-08

Opinion: Warriors need Kevin Durant if they want to beat Raptors for NBA title three-peat Golden State is trailing in the NBA Finals for the first time during its spectacular run, and it's clear now the Warriors aren't better without KD.        ...
06:51 2019-05-31

Opinion: Warriors' Splash Brothers need help vs. Raptors — ASAP With Kevin Durant unavailable to come to the immediate rescue, the Golden State Warriors need more from their supporting cast.        ...
02:17 2019-06-01

Opinion: Warriors' dynasty crumbles in Game 4 loss to Raptors There was desperation simmering under the surface in a must-win Game 4, and the Warriors probably played their last game ever at Oracle Arena.       ...
11:34 2019-06-08

Opinion: After losing Game 5, the Raptors aren't in trouble — yet The Raptors are still in the driver's seat with a 3-2 series lead, but the pressure is on as the series heads back to Oakland for Game 6.       ...
23:34 2019-06-11

Opinion: Latest Federer-Nadal match will have a huge impact on each player's legacy Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal meet again, with Federer aiming to solidify his spot as the greatest player in history, and Nadal closely behind.        ...
20:34 2019-07-11

Analysis: Raptors coach Nick Nurse making the right moves Analysis: Toronto coach Nick Nurse plays to the beats of his own drum _ and he's creating great music for the Raptors        ...
08:51 2019-06-06

Kawhi Leonard's college coach says returning to West Coast 'always in back of his mind' Ex-San Diego State coach Steve Fisher: "The fact that he’s a pro doesn’t surprise me. But the fact he’s this good ... I don’t think anyone saw that."     &...
14:51 2019-07-10

Opinion: Masterful moves of coach Nick Nurse have Raptors on brink of first NBA title Once a coaching vagabond of basketball’s minor leagues, Nick Nurse proves NBA teams don't need to keep recycling same names to find big-time coach.       ...
00:01 2019-06-09

Raptors’ Fred VanVleet is making Steph Curry’s life hell TORONTO — Raptors backup point guard Fred VanVleet came into the NBA in 2016 the same way, with the same background, as his Wichita State sidekick — ex-Knicks shooting guard Ron Baker. Despite sharing...
04:17 2019-06-03

Raptors fan arrested after making vulgar comments about Ayesha Curry on live TV A Raptors fan has been charged with mischief after allegedly using "profane phrases" about Ayesha Curry, wife of Warriors star Steph Curry, on TV.       ...
21:17 2019-06-08

Opinion: Raptors deserve celebration, but Warriors' injuries denied NBA fans classic Finals This will be remembered as one of the saddest finals we’ve seen. Because of what it could have been. Because we watched so many stars get injured.       ...
09:00 2019-06-14

New Lakers forward Jared Dudley says Kawhi Leonard would give Lakers a Big Three 'on steroids' New Los Angeles Lakers forward Jared Dudley envisions a Big Three "on steroids" if Kawhi Leonard joins his team.       ...
00:17 2019-07-05

Toronto Raptors player Danny Green says it's a 'hard no' his team will visit Donald Trump's White House Fresh of his NBA championship with the Toronto Raptors, Danny Green, 32, says the team will most likely not accept a visit to the White House if offered by President Donald Trump. ...
21:51 2019-06-23

Opinion: Moldovan crisis a test case for Russia-US cooperation The power struggle in Moldova continues: Two presidents and two governments, with the international community being surprisingly in agreement. It stands as a test for future developments, writes Rober...
04:51 2019-06-13

Fox Sports to unveil mic’d-up player conversations during MLB All-Star Game Since baseball always has been known for its chatter, Fox Sports will try to play off it during Tuesday night’s All-Star Game in Cleveland. Though players previously have worn mics during games, Fox w...
22:51 2019-07-09

Opinion: Artemi Panarin gives Rangers star-power promise The Rangers won big by signing Artemi Panarin to a seven-year contract. He immediately accelerates their rebuild.       ...
20:34 2019-07-01

Christian views may have kept star player off US women’s soccer team, some say As the U.S. women’s World Cup champions continue to celebrate their recent triumph, some observers are wondering whether a top-tier American player was left off the team because of her religious views...
10:51 2019-07-11

This Fourth of July, Trump will star in a movie of his own making We will view the president’s remake of Gladiator, the Oscar-winning tale of a debauched and self-venerating Roman emperorDonald Trump won the presidency but never scored an Emmy for the Apprentice des...
13:51 2019-07-03

Opinion: It's time for Raptors' Kyle Lowry to step up and make noise against Warriors Toronto's highly-paid point guard finally has reached the NBA Finals after 14 years in the trenches. But he needs to start making big plays.        ...
08:51 2019-06-03

Opinion: In inaugural year, MLB's new All-Star Game voting system got it right It would seem that the Major League Baseball's new All-Star Game voting system did what it was intended to do.       ...
18:00 2019-06-28

Opinion: One play should not define Bill Buckner. The former MLB All-Star epitomized class It’s so grossly unfair, and so cruel, that people actually believed one ground ball in a World Series Game defined Bill Buckner, who died on Monday.        ...
05:00 2019-05-28

Opinion: More than title at stake for USWNT in World Cup final. Trophy would boost legal case US women have deflected questions about gender discrimination suit against US Soccer, but they know case gets stronger with another World Cup trophy.       ...
09:17 2019-07-06

'I'm going to Ibiza!' Star on delayed stag after making Wimbledon semi Spanish tennis player Roberto Bautista Agut can finally pack his bags and go on his stag do, having delayed it when he unexpectedly reached the Wimbledon semi-final....
05:34 2019-07-13

Chelsea star Callum Hudson-Odoi backed to become key player under Frank Lampard Cesar Azpilicueta has admitted the path from academy to first-team at Chelsea is not easy but has backed the best youngsters like Callum Hudson-Odoi to become key players under Frank Lampard....
13:34 2019-07-17

Star soccer player turned rebel icon dies in Syria fighting A Syrian star soccer player turned fighter who became an icon of the revolt died on Saturday after getting injured battling government forces in the northwest, his faction said....
18:34 2019-06-08

'Drake curse': Canadian star vindicated after Raptors' NBA championship win Prior to the victory over the Golden State Warriors, many had fallen victim to the music star’s reputation for bringing bad luckHis repeated interactions with athletes before critical games – and thei...
23:51 2019-06-14

Jessie Buckley’s Star Is Born in Wild Rose. But It’s Been a Long Time in the Making If you don’t recognize Jessie Buckley’s warm smile and lilting voice already, chances are you will soon. Having starred in the acclaimed HBO series Chernobyl, and with upcoming projects al...
05:17 2019-06-20

Opinion: Chief Wahoo missing from Cleveland's All-Star Game, but mascot issue endures The Indians' former mascot is technically gone, but the issue persists as the baseball world descends on Cleveland for the All-Star Game.       ...
17:34 2019-07-07

BREAKING: Ex-Real Madrid star and Leeds United player in Spanish 'match fixing' probe AN EX-REAL Madrid star and on-loan Leeds United player Samu Saiz have been allegedly detained by police along with other Spanish players in a match fixing sting....
11:34 2019-05-28

35-year-old José Antonio Reyes, star player for Arsenal and Real Madrid, has died in a car crash Martin Rose/Getty Images Spanish soccer star José Antonio Reyes died at the age of 35 Saturday in a car accident. His former club Sevilla FC announced the death of the midfielder, who previous...
22:17 2019-06-01

Raptors coach calls Warriors' Steph Curry a 'transformational' player in three-point shooting Steph Curry’s influence on basketball is undeniable. With his three-point shooting, the Warriors star has changed how the game is played, even at the youth level.      ...
02:51 2019-06-02

Chelsea vs Arsenal player ratings: Eden Hazard and Olivier Giroud star as Mesut Ozil flops Eden Hazard bid a glorious farewell to Chelsea by netting a brace as Maurizio Sarri's side roared past Arsenal to seal Europa League success in Azerbaijan....
00:34 2019-05-30

Ex-Wichita State star Fred VanVleet lifts Raptors in Game 5, credits performance to new baby Running on the adrenaline of a newborn, the competition of the NBA playoffs and little sleep, Toronto's Fred VanVleet all of sudden can’t miss.        ...
01:34 2019-05-25

This former Pacers player has turned into a 'gnarly' pro beach volleyball star Beach volleyball is an older man's sport. Chase Budinger is just 31. "I've still got plenty of time. The goal is to become the best in the world."       ...
01:34 2019-06-28

Revealed: Chelsea star Antonio Rudiger given driving ban in closed court case Chelsea star Antonio Rudiger was banned from the roads for 14 days after he was caught speeding at more than 100mph in a court case conducted behind closed doors....
18:17 2019-07-16

Dani Carvajal welcomes Chelsea star Eden Hazard at Real Madrid: 'He's a player who doesn't hide' Dani Carvajal believes Chelsea star Eden Hazard would help Real Madrid get back on track with his talismanic qualities and his never-say-die attitude....
13:34 2019-06-06

Former 'House of Cards' star Kevin Spacey appears in court for groping case Kevin Spacey's appearance comes somewhat as a surprise as he was not required to attend the hearing and has typically stayed away from the courthouse.        ...
09:00 2019-06-04

Groping case against former 'House of Cards' star Kevin Spacey returns to court Lawyers for Kevin Spacey are returning to court in the case accusing the actor of groping a young man at a bar on the island of Nantucket.        ...
14:34 2019-06-03

High court avoids new case over same-sex wedding case WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The justices’ action Monday keeps the high-pro...
17:34 2019-06-17

Lucifer Star Tom Ellis Marries Meaghan Oppenheimer in Star-Studded Ceremony Na, nana, na, na...Lucifer star Tom Ellis is a married man again. The 40-year-old British actor married screenwriter Meaghan Oppenheimer, 33, on Sunday. The two have been together since......
22:51 2019-06-03

Improbable star Bieber shines as American League takes MLB All-Star Game American League wins exhibition for seventh straight seasonLate roster addition Shane Bieber named Most Valuable PlayerAL pitchers combined to strike out to NL batters in ClevelandFor one night, the p...
15:51 2019-07-10

Ex-Seton Hall star Khadeen Carrington star getting shot with Thunder Khadeen Carrington didn’t give up on his NBA dream when he went overseas last year. He merely delayed it. The former Seton Hall star from Brooklyn is getting another crack now. The 6-foot-4 Carrington...
07:51 2019-07-03

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki marries former NBA All-Star David Lee in Italy Tennis star, former NBA player exchange vows at same Tuscany estate where Justin Verlander and Kate Upton married in 2017.       ...
23:00 2019-06-16

YouTube star Jeffree Star said his new beauty collection began selling out in 5 minutes, and it shows how fans treat the products like collector’s items Rosdiana Ciaravolo/Getty Images Prominent YouTube beauty influencer Jeffree Star, who has over 15 million subscribers, released a new collection on Friday through his Jeffree Star Cosmetics company, ...
18:51 2019-06-22

Kawhi 1st to win Finals MVP in both conferences Kawhi Leonard, who won Finals MVP in 2014 with the Spurs, earned the honor for a second time following Toronto's series-clinching win Thursday night....
18:34 2019-06-14

Kawhi Said "Fuck" [Update] Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse told a story ahead of Monday night’s potential series-clincher Game 5, one that demonstrates the confidence and competitive spirit of basketball robot and Finals ...
03:51 2019-06-11

Kawhi: Here for championship, not fame TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard loses zero sleep pondering his place in the pantheon of NBA greats. The Toronto Raptors' All-Star is restlessly pursuing only one thing: a championship ring....
00:00 2019-05-30

For Kawhi, extra fun getting his shots in playoffs Kawhi Leonard has gone from defending the opponent's best player and largely staying out of the way of the Spurs' Big Three to being the focal point of Toronto's offense. "It's a lot more fun when you...
02:51 2019-06-02

Lakers may have to delay AD trade for Kawhi If Kawhi Leonard does not make his decision before noon ET on Saturday, the Lakers might need to delay the Anthony Davis deal to be able to give Leonard a maximum contract....
04:34 2019-07-06

What The Hell Has Gotten Into Meyers Leonard?! [Update] Meyers Leonard started Game 4 against the Golden State Warriors Monday night. He started Game 3, too, and had a very solid game, box stats-wise, going for 16 points, three rebounds, and four assists i...
16:17 2019-05-21

On This Day: The great Sugar Ray Leonard was born He was born on 17 May 1956, he was perfectly proportioned, graceful, quick and ruthless, Sugar Ray Leonard had it all, writes our former editor Claude Abrams The post On This Day: The great Sugar Ray ...
15:51 2019-05-21

Kawhi's 3rd-quarter outburst deflates Warriors The Raptors were within striking distance of the Warriors at halftime of Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday, and Kawhi Leonard took it from there, scoring 17 of his 36 points in the third quarter as T...
08:34 2019-06-08

Green: Kawhi wanted 'his own route,' not Lakers As Danny Green -- perhaps Kawhi Leonard's closest teammate, having paired with him to win championships in both San Antonio and Toronto -- waited on Leonard's decision last week, he was pretty sure of...
04:01 2019-07-12

Clippers fined $50K for Rivers' Kawhi comments The league didn't specify which comments violated the anti-tampering rule. Clippers coach Doc Rivers compared Raptors star Kawhi Leonard to Michael Jordan on ESPN's NBA Finals preview show earlier thi...
04:17 2019-06-01

Nurse: 'Can't blame' Kawhi for leaving for Clips Raptors coach Nick Nurse admitted being disappointed that Kawhi Leonard decided to leave for the Clippers, but said, "You can't blame a guy for wanting to go home."...
09:34 2019-07-07

Sources: Clippers to land Leonard, George The Clippers are set to acquire Paul George in a blockbuster trade with the Thunder, clearing the path for Kawhi Leonard to sign a four-year max contract, sources told ESPN....
15:00 2019-07-06

Double team me and somebody is open, says Toronto's Leonard Kawhi Leonard knows the Golden State Warriors will throw another massive share of double teams at him in Game Two of the NBA Finals on Sunday, but the Toronto forward is happy for the attention if it ...
03:34 2019-06-02

Next Jets GM will have to figure out Leonard Williams contract One of the big decisions the new Jets general manager is going to have to make is what he wants to do with defensive end Leonard Williams. The 24-year-old defensive lineman is entering the final year ...
07:51 2019-05-30

NBA fines Clippers $50,000 over Rivers comments on Leonard TORONTO (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers are paying a price, because Doc Rivers paid Toronto star Kawhi Leonard a compliment. The NBA fined the Clippers $50,000 on Friday for violating the league’...
01:17 2019-06-01

Lowry playing through pain; Kawhi 'feeling good' While Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry are expected to be fine for Game 5, Raptors forward OG Anunoby remains "a ways away" after undergoing an emergency appendectomy last month....
02:17 2019-05-23

Kawhi-mania grips Canada with speculation over his next team Kawhi Leonard, the Toronto Raptors' two-time NBA finals most valuable player, has captivated Canada for the second time this year as Raptors fans eagerly watch for the basketball superstar's next move...
22:34 2019-07-05

Sources: KD, Kawhi mulling free-agent scenarios Free-agent stars Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard have been discussing scenarios that could include a future with them playing together, league sources told ESPN....
23:00 2019-06-29

Magic: Kawhi requested I attend Lakers meeting Kawhi Leonard is expected to speak to the Los Angeles Lakers in the next few days and has made a personal request that only Magic Johnson and team president Jeanie Buss be involved, sources told ESPN'...
07:17 2019-06-29

Seals 'sing' 'Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star' and the 'Star Wars' theme in bizarre video Scientists in the U.K. have revealed that gray seals can mimic the sound of human words and songs such as “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star’ and even the “Star Wars” theme....
03:00 2019-06-22

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction Christie’s says letters to Marianne Ihlen document ‘one of the most captivating love affairs of its time as well as the transformation of a young man into a great artist’It was one of the great love s...
23:34 2019-05-22

Report: Leonard's indecision could delay Davis trade While seemingly most other NBA free agents picked their 2019-20 teams the moment the June 30 negotiating period opened, NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard has the basketball world waiting. And waiting....
06:51 2019-07-06

Mezzo Isabel Leonard balancing singing and being a mother NEW YORK (AP) — Isabel Leonard is balancing life as a 37-year-old single mother and a sought-after mezzo-soprano. After starring in three productions at the Metropolitan Opera this season, the native ...
22:17 2019-05-31

Columnist Leonard Pitts says hoax 911 call made against him BOWIE, Md. (AP) — Maryland authorities are investigating an apparent “swatting” incident in which a caller made a hoax report that Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Leonard G. Pitts Jr., ma...
16:51 2019-07-01

Report: Leonard signs two-year deal with Clippers The Los Angeles Clippers have signed free-agent forward Kawhi Leonard to a three-year, $103 million maximum contract, according to multiple reports on Wednesday....
21:17 2019-07-10

NBA notebook: Leonard, George officially join Clipper The Los Angeles Clippers signed free agent forward Kawhi Leonard to a three-year, $103 million maximum contract and officially completed a trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder for Paul George....
06:51 2019-07-11

LA Clipper fans excited about signing of Kwahi Leonard LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Clippers have signed NBA champ and former Toronto Raptors guard Kwahi Leonard in a blockbuster deal. ...
08:34 2019-07-08

Source: Kawhi signs shorter 3-year Clips deal Kawhi Leonard's three-year deal with the Clippers lines up with that of teammate Paul George, setting up possible free agency for both again in 2021....
21:17 2019-07-10

The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: The creators of Star Control have settled their lawsuit against the developer who made Star Control: Origins, a spiritual successor to the 1990 adventure game. And according to a new blog post by the ...
18:17 2019-06-12

Leonard Cohen's love letters to Marianne fetch $876,000 at auction A collection of more than 50 love letters written by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired "So Long, Marianne" has sold for $876,000, with many going for more than five ti...
03:17 2019-06-14

Dr. Leonard Bailey, Who Gave a Baby a Baboon’s Heart, Dies at 76 The case of Baby Fae, the recipient of Dr. Bailey’s experimental transplant in 1984, generated worldwide headlines — along with criticism, demonstrations and threats....
02:01 2019-05-23

Leonard Cohen's 'So Long, Marianne' love letters up for auction A collection of love letters written by Canadian musician Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired his song, "So Long, Marianne" is going up for auction next month, two years after both of them died....
22:17 2019-05-22

Leonard Cohen and Marianne Ihlen: the love affair of a lifetime The pair met on the rocky Greek island of Hydra in 1960. Their romance inspired countless Cohen songs – and now a poignant documentary by Nick BroomfieldIn November 2016, the singer-songwriter Leonard...
19:34 2019-06-30

On This Day: Roberto Duran edges Sugar Ray Leonard in one of the best fights of all-time David Fletcher reflects on an epic welterweight showdown that saw Roberto Duran cement his place among the immortals The post On This Day: Roberto Duran edges Sugar Ray Leonard in one of the best figh...
20:51 2019-06-20

On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard and Thomas Hearns battle to a thrilling draw Opinion was divided, but perhaps it was the fairest result, wrote Daniel Herbert in the original Sugar Ray Leonard vs Thomas Hearns fight report from ringside The post On This Day: Sugar Ray Leonard a...
15:17 2019-06-12

NBA free agency landscape could lead Knicks to bigger Kawhi push The Knicks believe they fared excellently in Thursday’s NBA draft, but head into the next step of free agency on June 30 with more caution and recasting expectations. The landscape has changed with Ke...
23:17 2019-06-21

Doyel: Hit hard and carry a big chip — Colts LB Darius Leonard will never be satisfied Not even an All-Pro rookie season - he led NFL in tackles, was named Defensive Rookie of Year - can knock chip off Colts LB Darius Leonard's shoulder.       ...
19:51 2019-06-13

Watch: Trail Blazers' Meyers Leonard defends Damian Lillard following series sweep Portland's Meyers Leonard came to the defense of star guard Damian Lillard after the Golden State Warriors swept the Trail Blazers in the NBA Western Conference finals....
19:34 2019-05-21

Hoax 911 call accused Pulitzer-winning columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. of killing his wife, police say Award-winning Miami Herald opinion columnist Leonard Pitts Jr. was awoken at his Maryland home early Sunday by a group of police officers responding to a hoax 911 tip that someone had been killed insi...
07:34 2019-07-02

|OPINION:SAishobbledbymarketchangeasrandwrestleswithchallenges The downside of being the most liquid emerging market currency is that it’s hard to avoid the impact when investors turn cold on risk assets. Unfortunately, South Africa’s rand has other issues to wre...
01:34 2019-05-31

|OPINION:Therainbownationneednotbeachildishdaydream South Africa’s past is something people only seem comfortable to engage with based on how it informs their present. When we went to the polls to vote last month, many South Africans, politicians inclu...
07:17 2019-06-03

|OPINION:Tradewarthreatenspeacedividendforstocks The Cold War had a chilling effect on the market for decades. The trade war with China and intensifying tensions with Mexico threaten to do the same, says Stephen Gandel....
16:17 2019-06-01

Opinion: No revolution in the EU The European Parliament will be more heterogenous than before, so finding a majority and reaching compromise will be a serious challenge, writes Bernd Riegert....
19:34 2019-05-27

Opinion: Think twice about outrageous CEO (retirement) pay Daimler chief Dieter Zetsche is just the latest to have his retirement pay package highlighted. Though modest by international standards, these payoffs reward mediocrity and must come to an end says D...
12:17 2019-05-22

Opinion: What's next for journalism in the Erdogan era? Journalists have had a hard time in Erdogan's Turkey: initially dismissed from their jobs, hundreds went on to be arrested. Now, they're grappling with the publication of a blacklist. Bülent Mumay ask...
22:51 2019-07-11

Opinion: why the McLaren F1 still excites 25 years on from our first spin in the legendary F1, we reflect on the innumerable areas in which it still stands out Just how fast is a McLaren F1? In May 1994, an eager 14-year-old picked up a copy...
15:17 2019-06-08

Opinion: JLR and BMW is an old alliance rebooted It shouldn't come as that big a surprise to see the two brands partnering up on electrification Nineteen years ago, BMW’s ownership of the then Rover Group was about to hit the rocks. Into its fifth ...
02:00 2019-06-07

Opinion: is the new 1 Series still a driver's car? BMW's shift from rear-wheel drive for the latest 1 Series won't please everyone, but it makes sense when you look at the figures In an increasingly homogenised world, variety is always welcome – and ...
18:17 2019-05-27

Opinion: The revolt of the masses 2.0 The French revolution overthrew aristocracy, the velvet one ousted Communist regimes. Today, says Ivaylo Ditchev, massed ranks of digital natives are rising up against the final bastion of inequality:...
23:51 2019-05-31

Opinion: In the end, it was a backroom deal The nomination of Ursula von der Leyen for European Commission president is a victory for Angela Merkel, but a blow to the EU parliament. There's a lesson the parties can learn from this fiasco, says ...
04:00 2019-07-03

Share your opinion — become a BI Insider! As a dedicated Business Insider reader, we’d like to invite you to join our BI Insiders Panel, an exclusive online community of Business Insider readers! Here are some of the TOP benefits of bei...
23:17 2019-06-03

Opinion: The forgotten lessons of D-Day Representatives from a number of countries are commemorating the Allied landing at Normandy 75 years ago with a gigantic show. But some are forgetting the lessons we must learn from World War II, says...
18:34 2019-06-05

|OPINION:Sorry,Amazon.KimKardashianisnowastore Luxury fashion is getting ready for its selfie. If it likes what it sees, the global apparel market could become a battle of the Everything Store against the Everyone Store, says Andrea Felsted....
12:00 2019-06-01

Opinion: Sudan must not become another Egypt The conflict between Sudan's ruling military council and protesters is worsening, with reports of deaths and injuries in Khartoum. After months of peaceful protest, demonstrators now deserve Europe's ...
20:17 2019-06-03

Opinion: Not your grandparents' Europe Europe has come a long way over two generations, but it's not yet where it needs to be. The EU needs to reform its unequal voting system and give citizens true political voices as Europeans, argues DW...
20:17 2019-05-21

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
16:34 2019-05-21

The best Android video player just got better Labeled simply as "the best way to enjoy your movies", MX Player for Android is probably familiar to a lot of Android users by now. It's one of those rare apps that get most everything right.A minimal...
15:34 2019-06-18

Player needs treatment after U.S. Open ace Kevin O'Connell is still down to play in the U.S. Open, the United States Golf Association (USGA) said on Wednesday, despite reports that he needed medical treatment during a practice round following ...
03:00 2019-06-13

The Trans Mountain pipeline is a disaster – but Trudeau can make it right | Brian Cladoosby, Leonard Forsman, Teri Gobin and Jay Julius The pipeline poses grave risk to animals and Indigenous communities. As leaders of four sovereign tribes, we are calling on the government to say noIn February, Canada’s National Energy Board released...
10:51 2019-06-14

Opinion: Why Jon Stewart fights for the 9/11 heroes In a recent congressional hearing, Jon Stewart displayed passionate conviction for the men and women sickened by exposure to Ground Zero toxins. His testimony has resonated around the country....
10:00 2019-06-14

Opinion: Two all-English finals? Be careful what you wish for... Liverpool and Tottenham in the Champions League final, Arsenal and Chelsea in the Europa League final. Is it all a question of money? And do German teams need to spend more to keep up? No and no, writ...
12:00 2019-05-31

Opinion: Is the only safe Jew in Germany an invisible one? That the German government's anti-Semitism commissioner advised Jews against wearing a yarmulke is a scandal. If Felix Klein is right, then German society has a fundamental problem, writes Michel Frie...
12:00 2019-05-31

Opinion: Turkish democracy is still alive The Turkish opposition's victory over the ruling party in Istanbul’s rerun election is an important victory for democracy. It also sets the stage for a possible shift in the country's politics, writes...
08:34 2019-06-24

Opinion: The significance of Germany's Basic Law Most Germans greatly value their Basic Law, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its democracy, argues former constitutional judge Udo Di...
18:17 2019-05-23

Opinion: Thailand's democratic dictatorship Although Thailand's military junta has now been formally elected into office, its hold on power shows that the country's politics are a tangled hybrid of democracy and authoritarianism, says Pravit Ro...
15:34 2019-06-06

Opinion: Last chance for German carmakers Emissions-cheating scandals hitting German car manufacturers have strained relations between policymakers and the auto industry in the country. But DW's Henrik Böhme says it's still the carmakers call...
11:51 2019-06-28

Opinion: Why we remember Tiananmen Square Thirty years have gone by since the world watched the Tiananmen Square massacre in China. So why must we remember the events of June 4? It's a deceptively simple question, says academic Perry Link....
20:17 2019-06-03

Opinion: US women did what was necessary in 13-0 blowout of Thailand The U.S. women beat Thailand 13-0 in its World Cup opener. How's that any different than a college football team running up the score?       ...
23:34 2019-06-11

Opinion: Car design - the new Mission Impossible? i8 fulfilled its objective as a 'statement piece' for early EV adopters Why planning ten years ahead is getting harder than ever Who’d be BMW Group design director Adrian van Hooydonk, a man consis...
02:17 2019-06-28

Opinion: A Persian Gulf war can have no winners After the attacks on two oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz, the US is blaming Iran. How credible is the accusation, asks DW's Rainer Sollich, and could there be other powers at play?...
18:17 2019-06-15

Opinion: Trump vs. Huawei, and the end of the smartphone? The trade spat between Washington and Beijing has reached a new level, with successful Chinese telecoms equipment provider Huawei stuck in the eye of the storm. Where will this all end, asks DW's Henr...
22:17 2019-05-24

Opinion: The US and Germany — an everyday estrangement US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has just been to Berlin. The composed diplomatic courtesy shows just how far Germany and the US have drifted apart, writes DW's Jens Thurau....
23:51 2019-05-31

Opinion: Ford's new Puma is a fresh take on the SUV The 'very European' new compact SUV could be the future of the family car The sense of excitement senior Ford people have for the Puma is clear. Ford has taken an admirably fresh look at the booming ...
02:17 2019-06-28

Opinion: The significance of Germany's constitution Most Germans greatly value their constitution, which is also a result of Germany's dark Nazi past. But even so, Germany must work hard to preserve its democracy, argues former constitutional judge Udo...
12:00 2019-05-23

Opinion: Hong Kong wants democracy More than one million people took to Hong Kong's streets on Sunday to protest the new extradition-to-China law. What they're calling for is totally legitimate, says Alexander Görlach....
17:51 2019-06-12

Neymar has not disrespected PSG, says player’s father "Neymar has not shown a lack of respect to Paris Saint-Germain by choosing their Champions League defeat to Barcelona two years ago as his favourite memory, according to the player’s father."...
19:17 2019-07-15

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
16:34 2019-05-21

MLB draft: The best player ever picked at every spot from 1-30 Alex Rodriguez, Ken Griffey Jr. and Chipper Jones were all taken No. 1 overall in the MLB draft through the years.        ...
05:17 2019-05-26

NHL draft: The best player ever picked at every spot from 1-31 From Mario Lemieux at No. 1 to Dave 'Tiger' Williams at No. 31, USA TODAY Sports looks at the best picks for each spot in the NHL draft.       ...
00:00 2019-06-21

Family says former UA player recovering after second stroke ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) – Former New England Patriots linebacker and current ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi is recovering in a Massachusetts hospital after suffering a second stroke. His family says in...
08:34 2019-07-08

Rooney: Every player would want to play for Klopp "Former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has hailed Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp saying that he is the sort of coach all players would want to play for."...
00:17 2019-07-17

Kevin Durant is the NBA's best player, but the Warriors are way more fun without him Golden State have reached their fifth NBA finals in a row but KD has missed time through injury. His absence has brought joy back to the teamThe first thing you need to know is a cold hard fact: the W...
16:51 2019-05-21

Someone Made a Portable Keanu Gif Player and I Need it Now Keanu Reeves has always been great. That said, we are truly living in the golden age of the Keanu Renaissance. So much so that someone has created a DIY, portable Keanu gif player, because why resign ...
00:17 2019-07-02

Neville on Bronze – ‘She’s the best player in the world’ "England manager Phil Neville heaped praise on his right-back Lucy Bronze after the 3-0 win over Norway, hailing her as the best player in the world."...
23:51 2019-06-27

Baseball player distraught after child hit A child is taken to hospital after she was hit by a foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr at the Houston Astros' stadium, leaving the player in tears....
12:17 2019-05-30

NFL player accused of knocking out woman The New York Giants have suspended safety Kamrin Moore after he was charged with aggravated assault following an incident in which a woman alleged he stepped on her neck before knocking her unconsciou...
10:51 2019-07-17

How former teachers are making $100,000 or more, and you can too. Teachers are quitting their day jobs after making over $100,000 by advertising curated lesson plans on Pinterest. Lesson plan searches are up 59%.       ...
15:51 2019-07-01

How former teachers are making $100,000 or more, and you can too Teachers are quitting their day jobs after making over $100,000 by advertising curated lesson plans on Pinterest. Lesson plan searches are up 59%.       ...
01:34 2019-07-02

Your office job might be making you fat The average American office worker says they gained 12 pounds while working at their desk job, according to new research. Not only that, but a whopping nine in 10 who gained weight while working an of...
09:01 2019-06-12

TCL is making some crazy TVs – here’s why you can’t buy them Can’t quite find a TV that feels different from the rest? We’re not surprised: while the market is packed with countless television models in a variety of sizes, from 32-inch bedroom scr...
08:17 2019-06-18

FX: Making the best of a bad situation Determining when a client is in distress is not always a straightforward process – banks and FX platforms need to have processes in place to ensure losses are not compounded....
20:17 2019-05-21

Opinion: Huawei's 5G plan for Germany is a bad deal China does everything it can to block access to information, particularly from the foreign press. So letting a Chinese firm build Germany's 5G network is naive, to say the least, says DW Director Gene...
18:51 2019-07-09

Opinion: In Tehran, diplomatic hope dies last German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas' Iran trip made clear that Europe’s role in the Middle East is little more than that of a well-meaning extra. Yet these diplomatic efforts are still important, says ...
09:17 2019-06-11

Opinion: Jaguar gets on the front foot with an electric XJ Electric XJ will follow in the footsteps of Jaguar's EV pioneer, the I-Pace JLR's plans for an electric XJ have been confirmed, and could be the first step in a significant regeneration for the bran...
13:34 2019-07-05

Opinion: Germany faces turbulent times The resignation of Social Democrat leader Andrea Nahles makes early elections in Germany more likely. But both the CDU and the SPD should avoid any hasty decisions, says DW Editor-in-Chief Ines Pohl....
20:17 2019-06-02

Opinion: The fine art of defusing Italy's budget row The European Commission has once again said that Italy's fiscal policies lack prudence and violate the bloc's budget rules. DW's Andreas Rostek looks at Brussels' attempts to bring Rome to its senses....
18:34 2019-06-05

Opinion: Why Canadian GP controversy is good for Formula 1 Vettel rejoined circuit just ahead of Hamilton Sebastian Vettel's contentious penalty for his Canadian Grand Prix moment has sparked plenty of debate Several of us were talking about the Canadian G...
15:17 2019-06-10

Opinion: Major League Baseball is at a crossroads. What does it want to become? Baseball is at a crossroads. Juiced balls, intentional or not, is among the litany of anxieties that are troubling the players and the union.       ...
14:51 2019-07-10

Opinion: a beginner's guide to the Nurburgring 24 hours Fantastic machinery, crazy fans and action-packed racing should make the N24 a fixture on any petrolhead’s calendar The Nürburgring is a place that enjoys hallowed status within the collective psyche...
02:17 2019-06-28

Opinion: Myanmar's Suu Kyi cozying up to Orban is absurd Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi and Hungary's prime minister, Viktor Orban, have issued a joint anti-Muslim statement. The Burmese leader has finally lost the moral standing she once enjoyed,...
05:51 2019-06-08

Opinion: Why Formula E is succeeding in New York City An exciting season finale proves the electric race series is maturing quickly, and that manufacturers are firmly on board Even in its third season on the calendar, there’s something surreal – and a ...
21:34 2019-07-15

Opinion: Gay men are nearly invisible in golf, but we’re not non-existent Someday a PGA Tour golfer will come out to the pleasant realization that what was to him a seismic announcement is barely worth the noting.       ...
22:00 2019-06-30

Opinion: The price of the EU's inaction in the Middle East As the EU has adopted a noticeably more pragmatic stance towards Arab autocrats, shifts in the balance of power within this strategically vital region are ­triggering realpolitik, says DW's Loay Mudho...
02:00 2019-05-23

Opinion: Unnecessary Sea-Watch 3 provocations from both sides The arrest of the "Sea-Watch 3" captain raises the question of who stands to benefit from such acts of protest. Ultimately, it may play into the hands of Italy's Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, writ...
00:17 2019-07-02

Opinion: 1999 World Cup team still the best the US has had — for now Picking the best U.S. women's soccer team is a nearly impossible task, but since Ali Kreiger raised the question, Nancy Armour gives it a shot.       ...
01:34 2019-06-24

Nancy Pelosi Had a Good Opinion For a Change Asked about the horrific photo of Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his daughter Valeria which made headlines earlier this week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters that entering the U.S. shoul...
20:34 2019-06-27

Opinion: This is where the top remaining NBA free agents should sign We’re making our best pitch to each of the top remaining NBA free agents about where they should go once signing period begins at 6 p.m. Sunday.       ...
15:34 2019-06-30

Opinion: New Porsche 718 GT4 receives the engine it deserves Naturally aspirated, 911-derived flat-six is good news for eco-warriors and thrill-seekers alike Much of the new Cayman GT4’s mechanical make-up seems familiar. The last-generation version had a Pors...
07:51 2019-06-18

Opinion: The EU's future and the European Parliament vote Will the elections for the European Parliament really determine the future of the EU? DW's Felix Steiner urges voters to remain calm and exercise their constitutional rights....
17:17 2019-05-25

Opinion: Is too much being asked for France as it hosts World Cup? France is trying to become first team to hold the men's and women's World Cup titles at same time.        ...
01:51 2019-06-07

U.S. World Cup goal celebrations polarizes opinion The United States' record 13-0 drubbing of Thailand at the Women's World Cup on Tuesday did not sit well with everybody, with opinion divided on whether the team should have so mercilessly punished a ...
02:51 2019-06-12

Opinion: Winners and losers from a spectacular Indianapolis 500 Simon Pagenaud scored his first victory and NBC broadcast its first Indy 500, but neither meteorologists nor Marco Andretti had a good day.        ...
05:00 2019-05-28

Opinion: What does Volkswagen's new Nurburging record prove? The ID R has just become one of the most important cars on the planet after tearing around the Nordschleife in just over six minutes How do you follow up setting an outright record on the Pikes Peak ...
21:34 2019-06-03

Opinion: Georgians oppose Russian meddling Hundreds of Georgians were injured protesting against Russian MP Sergei Gavrilov addressing Orthodox law-makers in parliament. A veritable political crisis might be looming, says Christian F. Trippe....
08:34 2019-06-23

Second opinion on DJI Osmo Action, the GoPro killer A second take on a quick review shows settings that have too many options and can't be read well in bright sunlight. But camera offers many great features.        ...
14:51 2019-05-21

Opinion: Russia frozen on climate change Vladimir Putin has talked about global warming's toll as Siberia's Irkutsk region struggles to recover from floods. But there's a simple reason why Russia won't get behind climate protection policies,...
03:51 2019-07-07

Opinion: Theresa May's toxic Brexit legacy Don't be fooled by the tears she shed. Prime Minister Theresa May stumbled her way through a disjointed and dysfunctional Brexit process and has left the UK in a shocking state of paralysis, writes Ro...
03:51 2019-06-07

Opinion: Language between self-censorship and political correctness What society perceives, and how people feel, is influenced in no small way by language. That's why there have always been attempts to control language and thus thought, writes Alexander Görlach....
17:51 2019-05-30

Opinion: Are the good years over for German firms? When BASF, the world's largest chemical company, drastically slashes its earnings forecast, it's an alarm signal for the German economy as a whole, say DW's Henrik Böhme....
12:51 2019-07-10

Opinion: The exciting season the Bundesliga needed The Bundesliga season is over, and although Bayern Munich have won the title for the seventh consecutive time, DW's Jonathan Harding thinks this has still been a season for the ages....
14:51 2019-05-21

Opinion: If it wants to take next step, Big 12 needs to win in the College Football Playoff Oklahoma has made the College Football Playoff three of the last four seasons. But for the Big 12 to take the next step it must win on biggest stage.       ...
07:34 2019-07-16

Opinion: Eurovision demonstrates the power of empathy This year's Eurovision Song Contest entries varied from a call to action to end capitalism to pure party songs. The winner won on a personal note, says DW's Rick Fulker....
14:51 2019-05-21

Opinion: Hong Kong unrest has no end in sight The Hong Kong government has put a controversial extradition law on ice. But the government's suspension will not solve the unrest, it only means a temporary respite, says DW's Philipp Bilsky....
18:17 2019-06-15

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
22:00 2019-05-29

‘Why am I different?’ Behind this WNBA player’s activism was a search for the answer. Natasha Cloud is using her platform with the Washington Mystics to challenge D.C. officials to address gun violence. “You know, I didn’t grow up that way," she said of speaking out. "I grew up in a pr...
20:17 2019-06-19

NBA free agency: Tracking all big player moves A quick breakdown of the new deals being struck by NBA free agents. Contracts cannot become official until July 6.       ...
11:34 2019-07-01

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I ...
08:34 2019-07-08

The prodigy who became Australia's million dollar player Twelve years ago, Bobby Despitovski was coming to the end of his football career. With one eye on a future in coaching, the-then Perth Glory striker went to his club's training ground to watch the you...
05:00 2019-06-12

Mississippi St player at hospital after “medical event” STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State pitcher Jack Eagan was taken to the hospital after receiving medical attention in the dugout during the team’s game against Stanford in the NCAA Tourna...
07:17 2019-06-09

Pro Fortnite Player Banned From Twitch After Claims He Was Only 12 Most of the details in Turner “Tfue” Tenney’s recent lawsuit against FaZe Clan focused on the ills of his since-leaked contract with the esports organization. But the suit also alleged that FaZe lied ...
23:34 2019-06-05

Woman accuses Neymar of rape, player says he was set up A Brazilian police document says an unidentified woman has accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. After the revelation, the player used Instagram to publish a 7-minute video tha...
12:17 2019-06-02

NBA free tracker: All the biggest player moves A quick breakdown of the new deals being struck by NBA free agents. Contracts cannot become official until July 6.       ...
15:17 2019-07-11

Angels’ Ohtani first Japanese player to hit for cycle ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani became the first Japanese-born player to hit for the cycle, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 Thursday night after a delay caused by ...
05:34 2019-06-14

Here’s what an Apple TV and Alexa look like on an old TV and record player cabinet Enlarge / Apple TV on a vintage TV cabinet. (credit: Thomas Martin Lewins V) Consumer and household tech obviously looks quite different today than it did years ago—there's a significant analog and ...
04:51 2019-06-14

| Koepka dismisses US Open player complaints Brooks Koepka shrugged off complaints about the setup for next week's US Open as he returns to golf for his first time since winning the PGA Championship....
21:17 2019-06-05

Buffalo Bill have player wearing OJ Simpson’s former No. 32 ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — For the first time in 42 years, the Bills have a player wearing O.J. Simpson’s former No. 32. Running back Senorise Perry wore the jersey number at Buffalo’s spri...
07:17 2019-05-22

Memorable Summer for Local Cal Ripken Player "I was just excited I got to make it that far." 8-year-old Scott Co. Youth Baseball player and Cal Ripken All-Star Andrew Elam III received national attention for winning the Pitch, Hit & Run competit...
03:34 2019-06-29

How to Digitize Vinyl Records Without a Record Player Digitizing vinyl is a lot harder than ripping a CD. An external CD drive costs $26 on Amazon; a record player with a digital output costs $250 or more. Plus you have to use special software, specify t...
21:34 2019-06-12

O.J. Simpson’s No. 32 given to Bills player for first time in 42 years Simpson, who last played for Buffalo in 1977, said he was "fine" with his number being worn by running back Senorise Perry, who plays mostly on special teams and was signed in the offseason....
07:51 2019-05-22

Apple already the No. 3 smartglasses player without a product, says survey Digi-Capital and Augmented World Expo dish out a bevy of takeaways in a research report on augmented reality and smartglasses, but they didn't quite expect Apple to be cited as a player even though it...
19:51 2019-05-24

Pima baseball player named All-American TUCSON – Pima Community College baseball player Phillip Sikes became the 14th Aztecs baseball player to be named NJCAA All-American on Tuesday.   Sikes, a sophomore outfielder/RHP, was selected ...
12:00 2019-06-12

Winamp’s woes: How the greatest MP3 player undid itself Tens of millions of Winamp users are still out there. (credit: Flickr user uzi978) As many of us are busy crafting the perfect playlist for grilling outdoors, most likely such labor is happening on a...
21:01 2019-05-21

Djokovic: Federer and Nadal have made me a better player "Novak Djokovic believes that Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal have made him a better player, despite not being able to beat them much in the early part of his career."...
11:00 2019-06-30

Ex-NFL player Albert Haynesworth asking for kidney transplant Former Tennessee Titans All-Pro defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth says on social media that he needs a kidney transplant. The 38-year-old Haynesworth posted on Instagram that he’s been battli...
09:17 2019-07-11

USA getting backlash over player’s wild celebrations at World Cup PARIS, FRANCE – Team USA is an overwhelming favorite heading into Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands. However, in Europe, Team USA players are receiving heavy c...
07:34 2019-07-05

With Darius Garland, the N.B.A.’s ‘Three-Player’ Draft Now Has Four Stars The Vanderbilt point guard has forced his way into a conversation that for months has included just three names: Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and R.J. Barrett....
19:51 2019-06-20

Beautiful mooo-sic? – sax player serenades cattle (KGW) A video of an Oregon man playing the saxophone for a herd of cattle has gone viral. Rick Herrmann works in the tech world during the day and coaches fitness and nutrition at night. Seven months ...
05:17 2019-07-02

Rainbow Six Quarantine Announced, A 3-Player Co-Op Game At its E3 press conference Monday afternoon, Ubisoft announced Rainbow Six Quarantine, a cooperative shooter that might be familiar to Kotaku readers. It’s also got a horror twist....
00:00 2019-06-11

New agent rule leaves Div. II player in limbo Glenville State's Phil Bledsoe's playing status is in limbo after he discovered that the new NCAA rule designed to help players explore their NBA draft potential doesn't apply to Division II players....
15:51 2019-05-29

Tim Tebow strikes out versus position player Tim Tebow has struggled with the Syracuse Mets, but this could be a new low. Tebow, who is hitting .156 with the Mets’ Triple-A squad, struck out looking against Jordan Peterson, a position play...
13:51 2019-05-29

Relive the sound of the '80s with a Bluetooth cassette player If you find that having your music in good quality, being able to skip tracks with fast forwarding and fitting all your media onto one device is just too convenient, then we've got good news: Cas...
19:51 2019-07-04

Netflix's pop-out player test is perfect for procrastination Netflix appears to be testing a "pop-out player." The feature lets users watch videos in a small floating box that hovers above other windows and applications, and the tool could be ideal for multitas...
18:00 2019-06-21

The Morning After: The Bluetooth cassette player of your dreams Hey, good morning! Hey there! We hope you enjoyed your Independence Day. You might have missed a Bluetooth cassette player (finally?), why the folding phone revolution is delayed and how Netflix pull...
14:34 2019-07-05

Ex-NBA player Anthony Grundy charged in fatal hit and run LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former NBA player, Anthony Grundy, has pleaded not guilty in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash in Kentucky. News outlets report the 40-year-old Grundy turned himself i...
03:00 2019-06-17

'Rainbow Six Quarantine' is a three-player co-op zombie shooter Ubisoft really, really loves the Tom Clancy brand. Alongside Breakpoint, The Division 2, Rainbow Six Siege, and a new mobile game called Elite Squad, the publisher is working on a co-operative shooter...
23:17 2019-06-10

Retired NHL player battles concussion effects Daniel Carcillo hopes he’s a cautionary tale about what repeated blows to the head can do to hockey players. Given that a study estimates there are roughly 59 concussions per National Hockey Lea...
18:34 2019-05-23

Sunnyside player earns All-American status TUCSON – Sunnyside soccer star Manuel Quiroz recently made a national All-American team.  He helped lead the Sunnyside soccer squad to an undefeated season and 5-A state title. Here’s more...
06:17 2019-07-13

| Nadal, Djokovic have made me the player I am - Federer Roger Federer admits his epic Grand Slam rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic has helped propel him to his status as one of the greatest players of all time....
20:51 2019-06-29

How to Mount a TV Without Making a Mess Don’t underestimate the time and energy it takes to mount your TV on the wall yourself. Here’s how to do it and keep your wall — and your peace of mind — in one piece....
23:51 2019-05-21

We must keep smartphones from making us dumber Most of us whose brains haven’t been fried by overuse of “smart” phones have tacitly assumed that there are great dangers to the overuse of those devices. Now, researchers in the United States, the Un...
06:34 2019-06-18

Warriors making fun of defense they don’t want to see again OAKLAND, Calif. — The Warriors continued goofing on the old-school box-and-one defense the Raptors employed in the final minutes of Game 2 Sunday in Toronto. The more Golden State made fun of it, the ...
18:17 2019-06-05

Sources: Rockets making CP3, others available Houston GM Daryl Morey is making all players and picks available in talks, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowsk, and even Chris Paul could be moved in the right deal....
18:01 2019-05-29

|Youthemploymentcouldbedowntomatch-making-study It's important for youth employment programmes to appropriately match job seekers with the requires skills employers are looking for, a study has found....
19:51 2019-06-17

Fed chair is in a box of Trump’s making Addressing a conference in Chicago, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell suggested the central bank could cut interests rates if the trade war necessitates action to stabilize the economy....
16:51 2019-06-05

Office grumps could be making the job better for everyone The office grump may be doing the whole company a favor. When disgruntled employees have a chance to gripe about pay and conditions, they skip work and leave for other jobs at lower rates, according t...
20:17 2019-05-29

The Raptors Blew It Coming close hurts all the more when you can quantify just how close you came. One shot, or one missed shot, or one call the other way, or ... one timeout? The Raptors came oh so close to winning a ch...
16:00 2019-06-11

The Raptors Are The Warriors Now Recency bias is a hateful but dominant force in the best-of-seven world, so the clear assumption to be made from Game 4 of the NBA Finals is that Game 6 seems unlikely. The Toronto Raptors are the new...
20:17 2019-06-08

'Kawhi Watch' reaching new levels as NBA world awaits decision A plane owned by the group that operates the Raptors landed at a Toronto airport — and footage suggests that Kawhi Leonard was one of the passengers.       ...
21:34 2019-07-03

Opinion: Rodrigo Duterte, protector of women's rights? A law to create "safe streets and public spaces" in the Philippines has been signed into law by Rodrigo Duterte. But the law isn't an achievement of the president's politics, says DW correspondent Ana...
15:01 2019-07-17

Opinion: NBA should be embarrassed about wrong hats being worn at the draft With the trade not being recognized by the league, a number of players on Thursday night had to have their photos taken with wrong hats on.       ...
14:17 2019-06-21

Opinion: Rolling out the red carpet for 'nasty' leaders is actually rather British Seeing Donald Trump go after London Mayor Sadiq Khan was as predictable as seeing Trump spell his name wrong. But Khan's mistaken about one thing, Mark Hallam says; it's very British to fawn over this...
20:17 2019-06-03

Opinion: Key steps needed for Cameroon peace talks Switzerland has agreed to mediate talks between the government of Cameroon and separatist leaders aimed at faciliating a peaceful resolution to a three-year conflict. This is welcome news, says Nkongh...
18:01 2019-07-17

Opinion: Merkel's Harvard speech is noteworthy for what she didn't say German Chancellor Angela Merkel's poignant and personal commencement speech at Harvard University was also a thinly veiled appeal to reject Trumpism. But more interesting than what she said was what s...
05:34 2019-05-31

Opinion: How good are U.S. women? Game against Sweden will be indication In the last 10 games between the teams, the Americans are 3-4-3. And one of those losses is perhaps the most galling in the USWNT's history.       ...
00:34 2019-06-19

Opinion: why the Discovery Sport is crucial for Land Rover Brand's biggest seller needs to be a hit with customers if it will help boost revenue The new Discovery Sport might be easy to overlook in Land Rover’s busy launch schedule. It’s neither as eagerly a...
22:34 2019-05-21

Opinion: US women owe no apologies for celebrating 13-0 blowout of Thailand The U.S. women beat Thailand 13-0 in its World Cup opener. How's that any different than a college football team running up the score?       ...
10:51 2019-06-12

Nissan CEO: If differences of opinion with Renault, then would like to discuss - Jiji If Nissan Motor Co and its top shareholder Renault SA have differences of opinion, then those should be discussed, Jiji news agency quoted Nissan's chief executive as saying on Monday....
03:17 2019-06-10

Opinion: Iran's calculated escalation in the Persian Gulf Iranian speedboats recently went after a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz. Despite this provocation, the Iranian regime is not out for war, says Rainer Hermann of German daily Frankfurter Al...
20:34 2019-07-14

Opinion: Kevin Durant is all of us on social media, and he should never stop He’s way too accessible on Twitter and Instagram. He’s hilariously defensive, especially for a two-time NBA Finals MVP. And he shouldn't change.        ...
05:51 2019-05-30

Opinion: Phil Mickelson says he needed to make changes and he'll be better for it Phil Mickelson, who's 15-18 pounds lighter than he was 15 days ago, says, 'I have so much energy, mental clarity' after six-day fast.        ...
01:17 2019-07-16

Opinion: Merkel entitled to privacy over health concerns How much should the German public know about any of Chancellor Angela Merkel's potential illnesses? She, too, has a right to her privacy — the same as every other German citizen, says Felix Steiner....
19:51 2019-07-13

Opinion: The Tiger from the Masters goes missing during first round of PGA Championship The Masters this was not. Tiger Woods' dream of winning a second consecutive major title is not officially over, but it’s not exactly alive and well.        ...
20:17 2019-05-21

Opinion: Georgia caught up in geopolitical power struggle Georgia is in turmoil. Hundreds of people were injured in protests earlier this week in Tbilisi, and the parliamentary speaker was forced to resign. A veritable political crisis might be looming, says...
12:51 2019-06-23

Opinion: IMF's criticism of German family firms is flawed The IMF says Germany's family firms share part of the blame for the nation's rising inequality. But the head of the foundation for German family businesses rejects the IMF's stance, and claims the opp...
11:34 2019-07-16

Opinion: This NBA Finals will be remembered for soap operas off the court The NBA has a celebrity culture, is immersed in social media and the proximity of fans to the playing surface creates a unique environment.       ...
09:00 2019-06-14

Opinion: Carli Lloyd wants to start, but she wants another World Cup title even more Carli Lloyd is playing in her third World Cup, but is coming off the bench for the first time thanks to an abundance of talent at forward.       ...
21:17 2019-06-14

Opinion: MLB needs to watch out. This Dodgers rotation is historically good It's been a bit of a question mark in recent years, but the Dodgers' starting pitching is primed for an all-time great year – and deep into October.      ...
23:51 2019-06-10

Opinion: Donald Trump sets US up for conflict with Iran Donald Trump nearly took the Middle East to the brink with airstrikes against Iran. The US president's aggressive stance is sabotaging his professed efforts for peace in the Middle East, DW's Peter Ph...
22:51 2019-06-21

Opinion: Von der Leyen a sound choice in turbulent times Up to the last minute it was unclear if Ursula von der Leyen would be accepted as the next European Commission president. Her stellar speech and a lack of alternatives won MEPs over, says DW Editor-in...
00:00 2019-07-17

Opinion: Sebastian Kurz, the stone-faced chancellor After 17 months in office, the chancellor's former coalition partners, as well as the opposition, no longer have confidence in him. The vote was an unnecessary piece of political drama, Norbert Mappes...
23:00 2019-05-28

Opinion: Why this World Cup will show how investing in women pays off Although the U.S. women continue to fight U.S. Soccer over discrimination ahead of the World Cup, investment in the game is coming from elsewhere.        ...
06:51 2019-05-31

Opinion: Golf sensation Amy Bockerstette has it all figured out. She can play, too Here's the thing: Amy Bockerstette is a nice person, yes. But Amy can play. Amy’s got game. Amy has what we hackers never will: A repeatable swing.        ...
21:51 2019-06-27

Opinion: Erdogan's ego trip buying Russian arms Turkey is determined to buy a Russian air defense system. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan no longer respects NATO. It's a dangerous decision — especially for the alliance, writes Peter Sturm....
19:17 2019-06-14

Opinion: Led by Megan Rapinoe, this World Cup should be a seminal moment From her comments about Donald Trump to her criticism of FIFA, Megan Rapinoe has been the perfect voice for the Women's World Cup. Now it's up to FIFA to follow her lead and show they are serious abou...
00:17 2019-07-08

Opinion: Africa's new free trade zone is still just a dream Trade within Africa has enormous potential. Whether a new free trade zone on the continent will realize that potential is up to the more than 50 nations participating in it, writes DW's Claus Stäcker....
01:51 2019-07-09

Opinion: With or without Kevin Durant, these Warriors have nothing left to prove The mental strength the Warriors have shown to keep this NBA Finals series alive solidified them as one of the proudest, most distinguished champions.       ...
12:17 2019-06-13

Opinion: Chief US salesman strikes a deal with Poland US President Trump has received his Polish counterpart, Andrzej Duda, with an air show over the White House. This rare honor seals Trump's latest "deal." Both sides will benefit, writes DW’s Bartosz D...
13:51 2019-06-13

Opinion: Modi's election victory starts a new era for India Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and his BJP party, have won India's general election. On the way to victory, Modi has completely changed the country and ushered in a new era for Indian politics, says DW...
18:17 2019-05-23