High flying Chile set sights on 2026 World Cup hosting

Chile almost extended their lead 14 minutes later as Eduardo Vargas' shot hit the crossbar. But Germany equalised against the run of play four minutes before halftime when Stindl turned the ball home from close range after Emre Can's diagonal pass had sent Jonas Hector free on the left to fire a low cross into the middle.

NBA Draft Roundtable: Lonzo Ball, big trades and predictions

When the news broke over the weekend that the Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers were swapping draft picks, NBA Draft Week took on an entirely different tone. "We feel like it's a jump-start for us", Ainge said. But while Colangelo's shot fired Ainge's way could be a bit of gamesmanship with a rival he's expecting to battle against as the East's next great team, it was more a sign of respect from Colangelo, who admitted that it's hard to do business with Ainge because they know one ...

LaVar Ball Says Lonzo Will Take The Lakers To The Playoffs

Interestingly enough, before the draft, the Lakers traded arguably their best guard in D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets . Lakers fans should be excited. "After they got the third pick, we tried to schedule something for me to get out there". "He has the talent to be an all-star, and we want to thank him for what he did for us, but what I needed was a leader.

Olson, Brugman, Barreto hit 1st HRs, A's rout White Sox 10-2

He struck out on three pitches in his first at-bat but in his second at-bat during the third inning, Barreto took an 81.9 miles per hour changeup, on a 2-2 pitch from Chicago White Sox starter James Shields , and launched it over the center field wall.

Huskies' Markelle Fultz taken No. 1 overall in NBA Draft by 76ers

It's easy to picture Markelle Fultz , Ben Simmons , and Joel Embiid pick-and-rolling opposing teams to oblivion, with two shooters playing alongside them and spacing the floor. Something that has a chance to experience annual success, not to be something that's gimmicky or tricky. "All those things morph into how I see the world and how I want to grow the program".