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Houston Rockets star James Harden named NBA's MVP

Houston Rockets star James Harden named NBA's MVP

The Beard is the NBA's best. Philadelphia 76ers point guard Ben Simmons was named the NBA's Rookie of the Year, while Utah Jazz centre Rudy Gobert won the Defensive Player of the Year award. "And like I said, to everybody that's helped me, you know, and we'll figure it out". Casey beat out Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens and Jazz coach Quin Snyder for the honor.


Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna suspended through Aug. 4

Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna suspended through Aug. 4

The Blue Jays released a statement following the MLB's decision. Osuna would have earned a $5.3 million salary this year but will lose approximately $2.54 million due to the suspension. "We've kind of moved past that anyway and made do with what we've had". Major League Baseball conducted its own independent investigation into these charges and handed down their own suspension, which is completely separate from the criminal case.


Ahmed Musa scores twice to give Nigeria 2-0 win over Iceland

Ahmed Musa scores twice to give Nigeria 2-0 win over Iceland

I think we won't lose so I don't ask this question myself. Nigerians celebrated on Friday (June 22) after their team beat Iceland 2-0 and revived their hopes of advancing in the World Cup in Russian Federation. However, after the restart Nigeria looked a completely different team, as they pressed on in the early stages of the half, and it took just five minutes for the West African nation to open their Word Cup account.


Iceland crash out after Croatia loss

Iceland crash out after Croatia loss

Five minutes before the break, Alfred Finnbogason played a one-two with Sigurdsson, but his shot from just inside the box went wide. Luka Modric and Ivan Rakatic have been excellent for Croatia . Get live updates of Croatia vs Iceland FIFA World Cup 2018 Group D match here. Though they appeared deflated in the ensuing minutes, Sigurdsson was rewarded in the 75th minute with referee Antonio Mateu awarding Iceland a penalty for a handball on substitute Dejan Lovren.


Belgium's Lukaku a doubt for England clash, says Martinez

Belgium's Lukaku a doubt for England clash, says Martinez

No midfield contest pitching Eden Hazard of Chelsea and Kevin De Bruyne of Manchester City on Belgium's side against Jordan Henderson of Liverpool and Jesse Lingard of Manchester United on England's . England humbled minnows Panama 6-1 in their penultimate group match, drawing widespread adulation for the performance, but Evans insists his side were too busy taking in the Moscow scenery to watch the match.


Maradona shows middle fingers on camera as Argentina score winner

Maradona shows middle fingers on camera as Argentina score winner

Alas, it wasn't to be for the Socceroos who were defeated by the already-eliminated Peru 2-0 in Sochi. The team now sit in third in the group with one draw from two games, behind France with six points and Denmark with four. With their elimination from the World Cup already confirmed due to back-to-back defeats against Denmark and France in their first two games, Peru had little but pride to play for heading into the match.