Thu Jun 30 2022
Michigan State give Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo new 5-year, $31m contract
Hall of Fame coach Tom Izzo has committed to remaining with the Michigan State Spartans, with the program calling him a "Spartan for life".
NBA announces the retirement of Bill Russell's number six jersey league-wide
No NBA player will wear the number six on their jersey again after the league announced it would be retired in honour of Bill Russell.
Brooklyn Nets owner Joe Tsai appears to side with his front office after Kevin Durant ultimatum
After Kevin Durant reportedly gave Nets owner Joe Tsai an ultimatum, Tsai tweeted his support for coach Steve Nash and GM Sean Marks.
Durant demands Marks, Nash axe for Nets stay
Kevin Durant has told the Nets exactly what they need to do if he is to stay with the franchise.
WNBA star Brittney Griner sentenced to nine years in Russian prison
Brittney Griner was arrested in February and has now been sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison.
Tom Brady pays fond tribute after death of NBA legend Bill Russell
Tom Brady explained he got to know Bill Russell while living in the Boston area, as he remembered the NBA all-time great who died on Sunday.
Jordan, Celtics and Obama pay tribute to 'legend' and 'pioneer' Russell
The Boston Celtics say their former player and coach Bill Russell was "a champion unlike any other in the history of team sports."
NBA commissioner Adam Silver pays tribute to Bill Russell
A civil rights icon and NBA record-holder, Bill Russell passed away at the age of 88 on Sunday.
A great on and off the court, Russell's legacy will live on beyond basketball
A Civil Rights icon and NBA record-holder, Bill Russell passed away at the age of 88 on Sunday. He will go down as a sporting great.
NBA icon Bill Russell dies 'peacefully' at 88
A Civil Rights icon and NBA record-holder, Bill Russell won the NBA championships 11 times during 13 seasons.
Klopp bristles at suggestions of favourable fixture schedule amid UK heatwave
Soaring temperatures will make for uncomfortable playing conditions over the weekend, but Liverpool will not have to worry about that.
Youthful Milan plot title defence and potential era of dominance
Milan were the youngest champions in Europe's top five leagues last season and have since worked to get even younger.
Gabriel backs Jesus and Saliba to excel for Arsenal
Arsenal handed debuts to Gabriel Jesus and William Saliba in their opening Premier League victory against Crystal Palace.
Lukaku rekindles Lautaro partnership and Inter's title aspirations
Inter are hoping Romelu Lukaku will again be able to fire them to the title alongside Lautaro Martinez after returning from Chelsea.
Qatar 2022 – 100 days to go: France or Brazil? Plus Messi and Ronaldo's chances – Stats Perform AI predicts the finals
The World Cup is just 100 days away, so Stats Perform has crunched the numbers to quantify each team's chances of success.
Rumour Has It: PSG in talks with Manchester United forward Rashford
Paris Saint-Germain want to sign another forward before the transfer window closes and Marcus Rashford is on their radar.
Gauff fights her way into Canadian Open quarter-final, Swiatek loses as heavy favourite
World number one Iga Swiatek was upset by in-form Brazilian Beatriz Haddad Maia in the third round of the Canadian Open.
Kyrgios, Auger-Aliassime and Ruud advance through to quarter-finals at the Canadian Open
Nick Kyrgios won his all-Aussie showdown against Alex de Minaur, while Felix Auger-Aliassime was impressive against Cameron Norrie.
J.J. Spaun and Kim Si-woo share lead after first round of the FedEx St. Jude Championship
After 18 holes at TPC Southwind J.J. Spaun and Kim Si-woo lead the pack at eight under, while favourite Rory McIlroy is at even par.
'We would like to extend his stay here' – Leicester boss Rodgers hopeful over Vardy deal
Brendan Rodgers is optimistic long-serving striker Jamie Vardy will further extend his stay with Leicester City.