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Van Marwijk: 'Chance' Cahill starts vs. Denmark

Socceroos head coach Bert van Marwijk isn't ruling out any changes to his side -- including starting veteran stricker Tim Cahill -- as Australia ready to face Denmark in Group C.


Australia must blame themselves, not VAR

Rather than pointing the finger at VAR, it'd serve Australia well to understand how Antoine Griezmann's chance presented itself in the first place.

Milicic wary of Danish threats

Ante Milicic has singled out Christian Eriksen and Yussuf Poulsen as key players to stop if Australia and going to get a result against Denmark.


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NBA draft: Best prospects, likely picks, rankings and needs

Who is going in the top five? Who will be the best player in this class? What trades can teams make? Here's everything you need to know.

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NBA Draft: Which Aussies are in the mix?

Although this year may not feature any high-profile locals such as Ben Simmons and Thon Maker, division 1 college basketball is flush with Australian talent. We assess the best local hopes for Friday's draft.

No. 1 brings out the legends

The first pick in the NBA draft has brought the likes of Magic, Patrick Ewing, Shaq, Tim Duncan and LeBron to the spotlight.


Knicks fans have a love/hate relationship with NBA draft

Knicks fans are passionate about their team and it's clearly on display when New York makes a pick in the draft.


Doncic 'perfect' for the new NBA

Mike Schmitz doesn't see Luka Doncic going past the 5th pick, breaking down why Doncic is perfect for the modern NBA.


Porter says teams 'pretty comfortable' with medical reports

Michael Porter Jr. addresses concerns about his health and durability ahead of the NBA draft.



Lowe: Should Celtics put Jaylen Brown in a Kawhi trade?

If San Antonio is trading Kawhi Leonard, what would Boston offer? Zach Lowe explores how far the Celtics should go.

NBA trade tracker: Grades and details for every deal

Which players and draft picks are on the move? We've got a rundown of the latest trades heading into the draft and free agency.


Stephen A.: Howard is 'irrelevant'

Stephen A. Smith sees Dwight Howard leaving the Magic as "the biggest mistake in his life".


Woj: Kawhi trade request stems from frustration

Adrian Wojnarowski says Kawhi Leonard's frustration with comments by Tony Parker and Gregg Popovich about his injury made him want to leave San Antonio.


Jalen: Nets 'have nothing to lose' in Howard trade

Jalen Rose likes Brooklyn trading for Dwight Howard because it opens up two max-contract spaces to build a superteam.


Stephen A.: 'Spurs are wasting their time' on Kawhi

Stephen A. Smith has no doubt Kawhi Leonard will be in Los Angeles within the next two seasons and San Antonio needs to accept that.



The best AFL moneyball moves of the past 5 years

What are the best AFL moneyball moves in recent years? We look at the best five trades and free agent pickups from 2012-2017 and explore the two repeatable decisions your club should do more.

Jenkins: Pros and cons of mid-season list movement

It's the time of year when mid-season list changes could be made if the AFL went down that path. But what are the best options? Star Adelaide forward Josh Jenkins assesses the options.

Wines: Hinkley like a father figure

Port Adelaide's Ollie Wines says coach Ken Hinkley is one of the major reasons behind him signing.



Curry's title-winning mouthguard to be auctioned

The mouthguard Stephen Curry used as the Golden State Warriors closed out their four-game sweep of the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals will be auctioned off next month.

Cubs' Morrow injured undressing, lands on DL

Cubs closer Brandon Morrow was placed on the DL after sustaining back spasms while taking off his pants at home early Monday morning.

The 6,000km cycling journey without a match ticket

ESPN's Alison Bender catches up with a Spanish fan who embarked on a 74-day journey, cycling from Valencia to Moscow without a match ticket.


Formula 1

Why Red Bull's Honda gamble makes sense

On the face of it, a switch from the third most competitive engine of the turbo-hybrid era to the least competitive engine doesn't sound great. But Red Bull's decision to use Honda power from 2019 is all about the future and not the past.

Horner: Time is right for Red Bull switch to Honda

Principal of Red Bull Racing Christian Horner says it's time for the team to look to the future after their power unit switch to Honda.


Renault: Red Bull split a "natural evolution"

Twelve years after it first supplied Red Bull with engines, Renault believes the time will be right to split with the championship-winning Formula One team at the end of the year.

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Australia vs. Ireland

Will Michael Cheika's persistence pay dividends?

Michael Cheika has given several Wallabies the chance to redeem themselves in the final Test against Ireland. Can they step up or will they let him down again?

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Beale backs ball-in-hand rugby to win the series

Kurtley Beale has revealed Australia's game plan to deliver the Wallabies a stirring series triumph over Ireland and it's not reliant on aerial kicks for superstar fullback Israel Folau.

Folau demands kicking accuracy

Israel Folau has placed the onus on Australia's tactical kickers to be more accurate to ensure he sees more ball in the Wallabies' series-deciding Test against Ireland on Saturday.

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