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The NBA Would've Been Better Off Rigging The Draft Lottery

The NBA’s new odds format did the job of scrambling the draft order. Four teams played especially horrendous basketball last season, and of those four teams, three were b...

The NBA Would've Been Better Off Rigging The Draft Lottery

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11:48, 05/15/2019

So ... still think the NBA draft lottery is rigged? With the rights to Zion Williamson at stake, having the Pelicans and Grizzlies defy the odds to get the first and second overall picks doesn't seem li...
02:48, 05/15/2019

NBA draft lottery: Schedule, odds and everything to know The bouncing of a few ping pong balls could change to fate of one fortunate franchise as the No. 1 pick means the chance to select Zion Williamson. &...
07:16, 05/14/2019

Why the NBA can’t fix the Zion Williamson draft lottery Forty-five minutes before a nationally televised audience views the ceremonial unveiling of the NBA draft lottery’s results Tuesday, the actual ping-p...
12:16, 05/11/2019

Here Are The Lottery Picks Of The 2019 NBA Draft The saddest teams in the NBA have gone ahead and taken prospects they hope can lead their franchise into next year’s tank when they race for whoever 2...
20:32, 06/20/2019

New Orleans Pelicans win NBA Draft Lottery The New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, and with it, the likely right to select Duke superstar Zion Williamson in next month...
21:32, 05/14/2019

New Orleans Pelicans win NBA draft lottery, get No. 1 overall pick With a 6% chance, the Pelicans won the lottery to claim the NBA draft's top pick, which will presumably be used to select Duke's Zion Willia...
20:32, 05/14/2019

ESPN making changes to NBA draft lottery coverage One of the biggest nights in Knicks’ franchise history will have a different look to it on ESPN. The network is throwing more resources at the N...
13:00, 05/06/2019

We simulated the NBA draft lottery 100 times. Here's what happened Lottery day is here, and you know what that means: The future of an NBA franchise will be determined by the bounce of ping-pong balls.   &#...
07:16, 05/14/2019

Knicks guide if NBA draft lottery turns into nightmare CHICAGO — The reality is the Knicks are more likely to zero in on Virginia’s D’Andre Hunter and Gonzaga’s Rui Hachimura than Zion Williamson, Ja Moran...
23:16, 05/13/2019

Draft lottery may decide Williamson's first NBA stop Lottery time: Zion Williamson's immediate future is likely to be decided by the bounce of 14 ping-pong balls       ...
12:16, 05/13/2019

NBA draft lottery 2019: Time, how to watch and how it works We’ll finally know who wins the Zion Williamson sweepstakes at the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery. In total, 14 teams have a shot at winning the first p...
08:16, 05/14/2019

New No. 1? Knicks sending Ewing to draft lottery, Ayton to rep Suns Patrick Ewing, the No. 1 pick in the 1985 NBA Draft, will represent the New York Knicks at the 2019 NBA Draft lottery at the Hilton Chicago next Tuesd...
16:00, 05/08/2019

NBA post-lottery mock draft: Predicting the entire first round After last week's NBA draft lottery, we know the order. But we still have to wait a month to see who goes where. So until then, we're playin...
08:32, 05/22/2019

NBA draft lottery: Patrick Ewing joins these team representatives The Knicks hope that having the biggest star at the NBA draft lottery will bring long-awaited luck to the downtrodden franchise. Patrick Ewing, the pr...
09:48, 05/14/2019

Opinion: With Pelicans getting No. 1 pick, NBA draft lottery works out as designed The NBA’s new reformed draft lottery process worked as designed. In a loss for tanking, the teams that had the best odds didn't get the No....
23:00, 05/14/2019

Knicks fans ready for the thrill — or castastrophe — of NBA Draft Lottery CHICAGO — The drinks will start flowing at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Slattery’s Midtown Pub in Manhattan. Odds are, the tears will start flowing 65 minu...
19:32, 05/13/2019

Abysmal New York Basketball Team Wins Draft Lottery Here’s something to make a Knicks fan weep: In January, the New York Liberty threw off the yoke of James Dolan. Tuesday evening, for the first time in...
00:32, 09/18/2019

2019 NBA draft lottery odds: Knicks’ chances at landing No. 1 pick The tanking is (hopefully) over. Now, will it pay off? The New York Knicks take a 14-percent chance into Tuesday night’s lottery, as they hope t...
07:16, 05/14/2019

N.B.A. Draft Lottery Recap: Pelicans Win No. 1 Pick, and the Right to Select Zion Williamson New Orleans faces the decision of whether to select the N.B.A.’s most hyped prospect since LeBron James or to trade the pick for a king’s ransom of as...
12:32, 05/15/2019

NBA Draft Lottery 2019: How to watch, odds for Zion Williamson's next team The 2019 NBA Draft lottery takes place Tuesday in Chicago. UPI has you covered with how to watch and the odds for teams hoping to land Duke star Zion ...
15:16, 05/14/2019

2019 N.B.A. Draft Lottery: Pelicans Win No. 1 Pick, and the Right to Select Zion Williamson New Orleans faces the decision of whether to select the N.B.A.’s most hyped prospect since LeBron James or to trade the pick for a king’s ransom of as...
00:00, 05/15/2019

New Orleans Pelicans win 2019 NBA Draft lottery, first chance at Zion Williamson The New Orleans Pelicans defied the odds and won the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery, and now have the first chance at selecting Duke Blue Devils star Zion Wil...
01:16, 05/15/2019

Bulls found saddest silver lining after losing NBA draft lottery Well, it could always be worse. That was Bulls vice president of basketball operations John Paxson’s takeaway from his team winding up with the sevent...
15:00, 05/15/2019

NBA Draft Lottery: Rabbis and witches praying Knicks land Zion Williamson On Tuesday night, the Knicks will learn their place in the NBA draft lottery. With a No. 1 pick, they’d get Duke superstar Zion Williamson, as well as...
18:48, 05/13/2019

The Knicks’ unforgiving draft lottery history: From Kenny Walker to Kevin Knox It was the worst time to equal the worst mark in franchise history. Following a 13-year stretch in which the team with the NBA’s worst record held a 2...
06:16, 05/13/2019

New Orleans Pelicans set to win race for Zion Williamson after securing No1 pick at the 2019 NBA draft lottery The New Orleans Pelicans are in pole position to draft college superstar Zion Williamson after defying their low odds to win the NBA draft lottery for...
08:32, 05/15/2019

Fantasy football draft strategy: How to handle holdouts, find sleepers and ace your draft It's fantasy football season, and we want to help you dominate your draft. Here's how to handle holdouts, find best QB and TE values and get...
20:32, 08/22/2019

NBA Draft 2019 live stream: how to watch today's basketball draft online from anywhere If you've recovered from the playoffs excitement, it's NBA Draft time. The 2019 NBA basketball season ended in thrilling fashion with the To...
22:48, 06/20/2019

Draft-Day Manifesto: How to draft your fantasy football team the Matthew Berry way Matthew Berry explains how to build and manage a winning fantasy football team by taking a weekly approach, loading up on backs and receivers and wait...
08:32, 07/25/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list goes with big names at running back Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on ...
05:48, 08/20/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list starts with Todd Gurley, Ben Roethlisberger Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on ...
07:32, 08/25/2019

2019 NHL Draft: How to watch, draft order, date and time Not even a week after history was made at the Stanley Cup Final, the NHL offseason is moving full speed ahead with the 2019 Entry Draft this Friday. W...
18:32, 06/21/2019

NBA Draft 2019: How to watch, draft order and start time The future of the NBA will be laid out on Thursday night, and there is tons of room for surprises. The Pelicans won the lottery and the No. 1 draft pi...
10:00, 06/20/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Don't-want-to-draft list starts with Andrew Luck, Todd Gurley Who are the players you should avoid at their current ADPs? Dave Richard shares his annual Don't-Want-to-Draft list to help you eliminate mistakes on ...
12:32, 08/24/2019

Kyrgios in 'rigging' rant at Queen's Australian maverick Nick Kyrgios accused a line judge of "rigging" his delayed first-round match against Roberto Carballes Baena at the Queen's Club C...
10:16, 06/20/2019

'Bro, it's taking the p***!' - Kyrgios in 'rigging' rant at Queen's "Nick Kyrgios accused a line judge of \"rigging\" his delayed first-round match against Roberto Carballes Baena at the Queen\u0027s Club Championships...
10:32, 06/20/2019

Barclays and RBS fined by Switzerland for currency rigging Authorities in Switzerland have fined five banks, including Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Barclays, for fixing foreign exchange trading through ca...
09:32, 06/06/2019

Kyrgios blasts officials after "rigging" rant at Queen's Things are never, ever, dull when Nick Kyrgios is in town and the Australian showman was causing a stir around the Pimms tents at Queen's Club on Thur...
17:00, 06/20/2019

EU fines Barclays, Citi, JP Morgan, MUFG and RBS $1.2 billion for FX rigging The European Union fined Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland a combined 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) on Thursday for ...
07:32, 05/16/2019

| Main opposition warns against rigging in close Malawi vote Malawi opposition leader Lazarus Chakwera has warned against attempts to rig the country's election, claiming he was leading as votes were slowly tall...
13:32, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 3-EU fines Barclays, Citi, JP Morgan, MUFG and RBS $1.2 bln for FX rigging Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland were fined a combined 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) by the European Union on Thurs...
08:48, 05/16/2019

Citigroup, Barclays among big banks fined $1.2 billion for currency rigging The European Union fined Barclays, Citigroup, JP Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland a combined 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) on Thursday for ...
08:48, 05/16/2019

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusations...
12:16, 06/27/2019

Indonesian court rejects election-rigging claims from ex-general's The Indonesian top court has upheld President Joko Widodo's election victory, rejecting claims of voter fraud leveled by his opponent. The accusations...
11:32, 06/27/2019

BJP's Locket Chatterjee Claims Vote Rigging In Bengal, Demands Repolling West Bengal BJP leader Locket Chatterjee today held a sit-in protest outside the Hoogly District Magistrate's office to highlight alleged instances of...
09:16, 05/06/2019

Russia probes alleged vote-rigging on child reality show A Russian state television network has hired a cybersecurity firm to verify the integrity of votes cast during the finale of a popular children’s sing...
17:32, 04/29/2019

| Fiery Kyrgios accuses umpire of 'match-rigging' in latest outburst Hot-tempered Australian Nick Kyrgios accused a line judge in his first round match at Queen's of "match-rigging" in a typically incident-packed perfor...
14:32, 06/20/2019

UPDATE 1-Seven banks face EU antitrust fines for forex rigging - sources Barclays, Citigroup , HSBC, JPMorgan and three other banks are set to be fined by EU antitrust regulators in the coming weeks for rigging the multitri...
10:48, 05/09/2019

Barclays, JP Morgan among banks facing UK class action over currency-rigging Barclays , JP Morgan , RBS , UBS and Citigroup are being sued by investors over allegations they rigged the global foreign exchange market, in a tes...
02:48, 07/29/2019

Barclays, Citigroup and JP Morgan among banks fined $1.2 billion for forex rigging Barclays, Citigroup, J.P. Morgan, MUFG and Royal Bank of Scotland have been fined a total of 1.07 billion euros ($1.2 billion) by EU antitrust regulat...
05:00, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Deutsche Bank is first to settle Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac bond-rigging lawsuit Deutsche Bank AG will pay $15 million to resolve claims it conspired to rig prices of bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , becoming the first ...
13:00, 09/12/2019

Deutsche Bank is first to settle bond-rigging lawsuit, amid federal probe Deutsche Bank AG will pay $15 million to resolve claims it conspired to rig prices of bonds issued by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac , becoming the firs...
16:32, 09/12/2019

'Rigging the game': Stacey Abrams kicks off campaign to fight voter suppression Abrams, a potential Democratic nominee for vice-president, says African American voter suppression has ‘gone underground’Stacey Abrams is a potential ...
16:00, 08/18/2019

UPDATE 1-S.African tribunal says it can't charge foreign banks in rand-rigging case South Africa's antitrust tribunal concluded on Wednesday that it has no powers to charge foreign banks being investigated in an exchange-rate rigging ...
12:48, 06/12/2019

Women outperform men after Japan medical school stops rigging exam scores Juntendo University says abolishing unfair treatment of women is behind rise in entrance exam scoresWomen have outperformed their male counterparts in...
08:48, 06/19/2019

EU antitrust regulators to fine banks for forex exchange rate rigging - sources EU antitrust regulators are set to fine a group of banks including Barclays, Citigroup , HSBC and JPMorgan in the coming weeks for rigging foreign exc...
10:48, 05/09/2019

Television Academy disqualifies performers in vote-rigging plan from casting Emmy ballots The Television Academy Wednesday told some Emmy voters they can't vote this year after discovering they were planning to engage in block voting. ...
19:32, 06/12/2019

Nick Kyrgios accuses Queen’s officials of ‘rigging’ match in furious on-court rant • Australian criticises umpire in expletive-ridden tirade• Kyrgios berates himself for playing Fifa until 3am but still winsNick Kyrgios accused offic...
12:00, 06/20/2019

KY Lottery LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ These Kentucky lotteries were drawn Thursday: JC-AS-3D-2S-10S (JC, AS, 3D, 2S, 10S) 26-28-33-35, Cash Ball: 1 (twenty-six, twen...
00:48, 05/03/2019

I won’t ask for another Knicks lottery ‘fix,’ but… Look: For the record, I am NOT going to urge Adam Silver to commit fraud next Tuesday night in Chicago, when the NBA conducts its draft lottery. (Not ...
07:32, 05/07/2019

Best cars for lottery winners Features 12 Sep, 2019 If you won the lottery, what car would you buy? Join us as we explore the mouth-watering options for a newly flush...
07:16, 09/12/2019

Man wins $200,000 months after $50,000 lottery jackpot A North Carolina man who won a $50,000 jackpot from a scratch-off lottery ticket in January had luck strike a second time in the form of a $200,000 pr...
16:00, 07/11/2019

Man wins lottery using numbers he saw in a dream An Australian man’s lottery win is quite literally a dream come true. The East Davenport man in his 40s, who wished to remain anonymous, won a $...
15:48, 05/14/2019

Can Winning the Lottery Ever Make You Happy? You’ve heard of lottery winners who regret it. The guy who won $16.2 million but later declared he was happier when he was broke. The $315 million Pow...
11:16, 06/27/2019

Man must pay ex $15M after winning lottery during divorce, arbitrator rules How’s this for alimony? A Michigan man who won more than $30 million playing the lottery while separated from his wife has been ordered to give her ne...
01:48, 06/21/2019

On Pro Basketball: Losing the Lottery Might Be the Least of the Knicks’ Problems The promise of Zion Williamson was ejected from Madison Square Garden, a reminder of how difficult it will be for the Knicks to return to the center o...
16:48, 05/15/2019

Over 2000 people win single lottery after picking 0-0-0-0 A group of lottery players in North Carolina couldn’t be happier to be a bunch of total zeros. More than 2,000 players won the Pick 4 lottery in...
00:32, 06/24/2019

| Man wins lottery jackpot, but kept it a secret for 10 months A Vietnamese refugee who played the same lottery numbers since resettling in Canada 36 years ago won a Can$60 million jackpot, but kept it secret for ...
12:32, 08/29/2019

Man uses same lottery numbers for 10 years, finally wins $100,000 A Michigan man who has been playing the same set of lottery numbers for 10 years said he finally won a $100,000 jackpot -- while he was out of the cou...
16:48, 05/16/2019

A man survived cancer twice, then he won a $4.6 million lottery jackpot Stu MacDonald, a resident of Bend, Oregon, buys his Oregon's Game Megabucks ticket every week. This week, he won the jackpot, worth $4.6 million. ...
23:48, 09/16/2019

Luckiest man in New Jersey wins another lottery jackpot Freddie Robinson, 64, became a millionaire in 2017 with the top prize in the Platinum Diamond Spectacular scratch-off game bought from a liquor store ...
15:32, 09/19/2019

Jackpot: More than 2,000 winners in North Carolina lottery RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Turns out that zero can be a lucky number. North Carolina’s state lottery Saturday said it set a record payout after the wi...
11:16, 06/23/2019

Look: D.C. Lottery player's 3-3-3-3-3 ticket wins him a second top prize A man who collected $25,000 from a Washington, D.C., lottery drawing using the numbers 6-6-6-6-6 won a second payout, this time using the numbers 3-3-...
13:16, 07/30/2019

Predicting the NHL's latest 'lottery ticket' contracts After being bought out, players like Kevin Shattenkirk offer serious low-risk/high-reward potential. We rate the latest deals, and grade some from yea...
14:32, 08/07/2019

Lottery winner must split his winnings with ex-wife, court says He bought the ticket two years after he and his wife separated, but she still gets to take home half, court officials say.     &#...
18:32, 06/23/2019

Newly legalized ‘Jackpocket’ app buys lottery tickets for you The state Gaming Commission has approved new rules allowing “courier services” to buy your Take 5 and Mega Millions tickets for you, in case that trip...
17:00, 05/18/2019

How Kiki VanDeWeghe handles NBA lottery’s biggest secret Ex-Knick Kiki VanDeWeghe is the NBA’s executive VP who is in his sixth season moderating the behind-the-scenes actual ping-pong-ball lottery drawing a...
20:00, 05/11/2019

PM vows to end 'postcode lottery' for domestic abuse victims Thousands of victims of domestic abuse will be better protected by a new legal duty for councils to provide secure homes for them and their children....
04:32, 05/13/2019

Couple who won $500,000 in Michigan lottery arrested In a string of burglaries A Michigan couple who won $500,000 in the state lottery back in 2016 have now been charged in a series of alleged burglaries.     ...
16:32, 09/05/2019

Thai court sentences ex-PM to prison over lottery program BANGKOK (AP) — A Thai court has sentenced former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra to two years in prison over his handling of a state lottery program...
07:32, 06/06/2019

After 20 years of using the same numbers, Delaware man wins $25,000 a year in the lottery The man, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased the Lucky for Life ticket at Dave's Liquors in New Castle, the state lottery office said. He m...
01:18, 09/16/2019

College kid dreading Dad’s lecture about getting a job wins $1 million in lottery Forget job-hunting, now he can go house-hunting. A New Jersey college kid dreading a lecture from his dad about getting a summer job decided to check ...
16:48, 06/04/2019

Man wins lottery two years after stepfather claims jackpot A Pennsylvania man who won $25,000 from a scratch-off lottery ticket he bought in Delaware said he wasn't the first member of his family to score a ja...
05:32, 06/08/2019

Man who won $30M lottery while in middle of divorce ordered to share winnings PONTIAC, Mich. — A suburban Detroit man who was in the middle of a divorce when he won more than $30 million must share the lottery windfall with his ...
00:32, 06/21/2019

Pelicans win lottery and Zion sweepstakes, Knicks (and tankers) do not SportsPulse: In stunning fashion, the New Orleans Pelicans land the first pick in the NBA Draft and will likely acquire transcendent talent Zion Willi...
20:32, 05/14/2019

Michigan man ordered to share lottery winners from during divorce A Michigan man who won a $30 million lottery jackpot while in the midst of divorce proceedings must split the money with his ex, an appeals court rule...
16:32, 06/21/2019

In the N.B.A. Lottery, the Knicks Will Take Their 14 Percent Shot at Zion Williamson Under the previous lottery system, the Knicks — by finishing with the league’s worst record — would have had a 25 percent chance at getting the Duke s...
04:18, 05/14/2019

KY Lottery internet player wins $25,000 a year for life LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Kentucky Lottery player from Lexington has won $25,000 a year for life with a Lucky for Life ticket bought via the i...
09:00, 06/28/2019

A Canadian who won a $5 million lottery jackpot says he's keeping his job as a janitor British Columbia Lottery Corporation Vito Halasan, 58, won $7 million CAD ($5 million USD) in a British Columbia Lottery drawing on April 27 and pick...
13:16, 05/30/2019

Silver hopeful reformed lottery rules end tanking NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he believes the "greatest success" of the reformed draft lottery system is that "hopefully it'll stop fans in those ...
21:00, 06/13/2019

Kyrgios accuses officials of 'rigging' match at Queen's Club Nick Kyrgios swore at officials and accused them of "rigging" his first-round match at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament in his latest outb...
16:00, 06/20/2019

In latest tirade, Nick Kyrgios accuses officials of 'rigging' tennis match at Queen's Club Kyrgios swore at officials and accused them of “rigging” his first-round match at the Queen’s Club grass-court tournament in his lat...
16:00, 06/20/2019

Work bonus leads man to $300 casino prize, $300,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man who received a small bonus from work managed to win $300 from a casino and $300,000 from a scratch-off lottery ticket on the same day....
14:32, 05/23/2019

South Carolina woman's birthday lottery win predicted by friend A North Carolina woman was given extra reason to celebrate her 64th birthday when she won a $1 million lottery prize -- and it was predicated by a fri...
22:00, 09/12/2019

Andrew Yang’s $1,000-a-month ‘Freedom Dividend’ lottery is now open The Yang Gang lottery is now open. Donors and non-donors alike who want a chance to win $1,000 a month for a year can now enter their name, email and ...
02:16, 09/13/2019

Idaho Lottery attempting scratch-off ticket Guinness record The Idaho Lottery announced it is attempting a Guinness World Record for the largest number of people scratching scratch tickets at the same time in t...
10:32, 07/19/2019

Olympics: Tokyo organizers launch supplementary lottery for tickets Tokyo Olympics organizers launched a second ticket lottery on Thursday after unexpectedly high local demand forced them to reevaluate their Japanese s...
00:00, 08/08/2019

Punjab Constable Wins Rs 2 Crore Lottery, Says It Changed His Life Punjab Police constable Ashok Kumar won state government's New Year Lohri Bumper draw by winning the bumper prize of Rs 2 crore, it was announced on S...
06:48, 06/23/2019

Maryland woman's winning lottery ticket hidden by cat for two months A Maryland lottery player claimed a $50,000 Powerball prize two months after the drawing and offered an explanation for the delay -- the ticket had be...
15:16, 04/29/2019

Lottery ticket worth $530 million sold in San Diego store SAN DIEGO (AP) — A lottery ticket worth $530 million in the Mega Millions draw was sold at a liquor store in San Diego, the City News Service reports....
23:16, 06/08/2019

There’s now a cryptoart lottery using Bitcoin blockchain to pick a winner — and it’s brilliant We’ve heard about auctions using blockchain to record sales of expensive works of art. We’ve seen the abstract musings of the cryptoart world, too. Bu...
02:48, 08/02/2019

50-year old maths problem about an infinite lottery finally solved A 50-year-old maths problem has finally been solved, and it shows that even an infinitely large lottery ticket could not contain every winning solutio...
01:32, 09/14/2019

Court rules against Colorado man seeking full lottery prize DENVER (AP) — A Colorado court has rejected a man’s claim he should be the sole recipient of a $4.8 million lottery prize. The Denver Post repor...
18:32, 06/20/2019

Brooklyn ‘ISIS sniper’ came to US from Kazakhstan through diversity lottery: official The Kazakhstan-born Brooklyn man who the feds say betrayed America — by becoming a top ISIS sniper in Syria — had come to the US through...
18:48, 07/20/2019

How to Easily Increase Your Chance of Winning The 'Top Prize' With Lottery Scratchers Scratchers have always been a thing I’ve enjoyed buying. I’ll occasionally grab a fun-looking $1 or $2 scratcher from the vending machine at the groce...
10:16, 04/28/2019

Look: Woman wins lottery using her favorite NASCAR driver numbers A Virginia woman's favorite NASCAR drivers turned out to be winners at the same time when she used their numbers on a lottery ticket and won a $100,00...
20:32, 05/24/2019

$6.5M lottery ticket nearly trashed when granddaughter checks wrong numbers An Oregon Lottery player said he almost missed out on a $6.5 million lottery jackpot when his granddaughter checked the numbers for the wrong drawing....
18:16, 08/05/2019

Missouri couple wins $50G lottery prize 12 years after winning $3.7M A Missouri couple who won a $3.7 million lottery prize in 2007 nearly got really lucky a second time last week, narrowly missing out on another multi-...
15:00, 09/10/2019

Jesse Watters: CNN Democratic debate lottery a 'gimmick,' Lemon should not moderate CNN's decision to televise a "lottery" to determine lineups for its 2020 Democratic presidential debates later this month is a ratings ploy, according...
23:32, 07/09/2019

ESPN won’t wait long to show who wins Zion Williamson lottery Just show us the draft order. That was the general sentiment from fans last year as ESPN’s hour-long NBA draft lottery special went nearly 40 minutes ...
22:32, 05/09/2019

California Lottery director resigns after reports of scandal, lavish spending The director of the California State Lottery resigned Friday, effective immediately, nearly a year after a letter to then-Gov. Jerry Brown accused the...
03:48, 06/09/2019

Silicon Lottery's binned Ryzen CPUs show nearly maxed potential AMD's latest Ryzen 3000-series CPUs may actually be sold at close to their maximum performance potential, as can be seen by the limited overclock...
15:16, 07/25/2019

Olympic ticket lottery opens in Japan; foreign sales June 15 Residents of Japan have begun entering a ticket lottery to land seats for next year's Tokyo Olympics.        ...
07:16, 05/09/2019

Secret papers reveal aides 'feared Major winning first lottery' Newly-released government documents show aides were worried about the prospect of former prime minister John Major winning the first National Lottery ...
08:48, 07/18/2019

Florida Lottery winner of $1M among suspects rounded up in major drug bust: reports A little more than a year ago, Karlee Harbst was the smiling winner of a $1 million prize in the Florida Lottery. Last week, she was among suspects ap...
07:16, 05/19/2019

Winning lottery ticket spent a month on oblivious winner's coffee table A Maryland man said he was cleaning the clutter off his coffee table when he discovered a forgotten Powerball ticket that earned him a $50,000 payday....
00:16, 07/13/2019

Andy Ruiz Jr. hits the lottery as Anthony Joshua's last-minute opponent -- can he deliver a win? Andy Ruiz Jr. got the fight he asked for: a showdown with unified heavyweight titleholder Anthony Joshua. Not many give him a chance, but Ruiz really ...
08:16, 05/28/2019

Stephen A. Smith Wrings Emmy-Worthy Performance Out Of Knicks' Lottery Agony The day after the tragicomic New York Knicks were denied the opportunity to draft Zion Williamson, a nation alternately laughing at more Knicks misery...
16:48, 05/15/2019

Alec Baldwin's lawyer says parking spot foe suing for slander is looking for 'lottery ticket' The New York man who claimed actor Alec Baldwin punched him during a parking-spot squabble was looking for a “multi-million dollar lottery ticket” whe...
08:32, 05/15/2019

Air Force veteran, 94, wins $6.5M in Oregon lottery after checking ticket one more time before tossing it A moment of hesitation turned out to be an extremely profitable one for a former Air Force pilot who took a second glance at an Oregon lottery ticket ...
12:16, 08/03/2019

Washington Capitals executive Sergey Kocharov wins $1 million lottery prize Washington Capitals VP of Communications Sergey Kocharov claims $1 million prize in the July 27 Powerball drawing.      ...
03:16, 08/13/2019

Rs 8 Crore Illegal Cash, Gold, Diamond Jewellery Found With Lottery Group Over Rs 8 crore of unaccounted cash along with unaccounted gold and diamond jewellery were found in searches at premises linked to a Coimbatore-based ...
11:48, 05/04/2019

From the lottery to Nobel prize: meet workers who make life-changing phone calls What’s it like to make uplifting calls that change lives? Ammar Kalia spoke to the people whose job is to spread joyFor 12 years now, Anita Pires has ...
16:00, 08/18/2019

All NBA Draft Grades Are Useless. Here Are My NBA Draft Grades Now that the mock drafts are dead, the fashion show is done, all the crying parents have come and gone and Woj and Shams are back in the holster for a...
09:16, 06/21/2019

Tokyo Olympics offer 'second-chance' lottery for Japan fans Tokyo Olympic organizers are putting "a few hundred-thousand" tickets into a lottery next month for Japan residents who were shut out when results of ...
06:16, 07/05/2019

World Cup inspires woman's losing lottery ticket world record attempt A North Carolina woman said her quest to set a Guinness World Record for collecting losing lottery tickets was inspired by the United States Women's N...
16:16, 07/09/2019

Amazon worker 'Set For Life' after £10k a month National Lottery win An Amazon worker who scooped a lottery win of £10,000 per month for the next 30 years has quit his job to pursue his dream career as a script writer....
14:00, 08/06/2019

'0-0-0-0' lottery drawing breaks North Carolina record with $7.8 million in winnings In the largest amount ever won in a single drawing in the game – $7.8 million – 2,014 winning tickets were sold in Saturday's Caroli...
08:48, 06/24/2019

Woman wins $1.3 million 'gift of a lifetime' after checking Mother's Day lottery ticket Vielka Roman won the third-largest jackpot in Carolina Cash 5 history, according to North Carolina lottery officials.       ...
04:32, 05/16/2019

It's MLB Draft Day! Here's what you need to know From who might get picked No. 1 to whether this pitching-poor draft might create a few surprises, here's your cheat sheet on draft day trends and topi...
06:00, 06/03/2019

IRS releases draft of new W-4 The Internal Revenue Service released a draft copy of its new W-4 form Friday, saying it's meant to keep withholdings closer to what Americans owe und...
20:32, 05/31/2019

The Best Names Of The WHL Draft Oh, friends. It’s here. The day we’ve been waiting for; the first true sign of spring. The Western Hockey League Bantam Draft, for 14- and 15-year-old...
14:32, 05/02/2019

Names you need to know from Day 2 of the MLB draft Sons of major leaguers, potential hidden gems and ... a Navy flight officer? These players weren't first-round picks, but they're still worth tracking...
17:00, 06/04/2019

EKU Signees Picked on Third Day of the MLB Draft RICHMOND, Ky. – Two Eastern Kentucky University baseball signees were picked on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft. DJ Gladn...
13:32, 06/06/2019

NFL supplemental draft: Everything you need to know for 2019 Only seven players have been selected in the last nine years of the supplemental draft, but teams could take a look at options on Wednesday.  &#...
07:32, 07/10/2019

Two more UA baseball players taken in MLB draft on day 3 TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats left-handed pitchers Andrew Nardi and Randy Labaut were both selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseba...
23:00, 06/05/2019

12 international players available in NBA draft Twelve international players, led by prospective top-10 pick Sekou Doumbouya of Guinea, remained in the NBA draft at the final deadline to withdraw on...
21:32, 06/11/2019

Here's how much rookies make after the NFL Draft For players who make it onto the roster of an NFL team, not all draft spots are considered equal when it comes to contracts. There are sizable gaps in...
10:48, 04/28/2019

The Knicks know exactly what they’d do with NBA draft’s No. 1 pick David Fizdale claimed there’s no debate on whom the Knicks would take if they win Tuesday’s lottery. “If we win the lottery, do we know who we’re taki...
15:16, 05/08/2019

What Knicks can do after getting third overall pick in NBA draft The Knicks will almost certainly not be getting Zion Williamson after landing the third overall pick. So, where do they go from here?   ...
20:32, 05/14/2019

13 NFL veterans who have been put on notice after NFL draft Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor is among the players whose jobs or roles could be in jeopardy given fresh competition from the NFL draft.  &...
06:00, 04/30/2019

Whom should you take in each draft spot for Rounds 1 and 2? Get ready for some next-level draft prep to outsmart your opponents, as Tristan H. Cockcroft tells you exactly which players you should take in 10- an...
07:32, 08/28/2019

Who should you take in each draft spot for Rounds 1 and 2? Get ready for some next-level draft prep to outsmart your opponents, as Tristan H. Cockcroft tells you exactly which players you should take in 10- an...
10:00, 08/27/2019

The 13 countries outside the US that produce the most NBA draft picks Frank Franklin II/AP The 2019 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 20. Once again, NBA teams will select players from around the world, a testame...
16:48, 06/17/2019

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.       ...
07:00, 05/25/2019

Two more UA baseball players selected on second day of MLB draft TUCSON –  Arizona Wildcats outfielder Matt Fraizer and left-handed pitcher Avery Weems were both selected on the second day of the 2019 Major Le...
02:48, 06/05/2019

| Pelicans eye Williamson, future in NBA Draft Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to buil...
01:16, 06/19/2019

Michigan’s Brazdeikis staying in draft ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s Iggy Brazdeikis is staying in the NBA draft. The basketball program announced his decision Tuesday. The schoo...
23:32, 05/21/2019

Top prospects Hughes, Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft The Devils made record-breaking center Jack Hughes the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NHL draft on Friday night. The Rangers took Finnish winger Kaapo...
22:48, 06/21/2019

2019 MLB draft: Picks and analysis Day 1 of the 2019 MLB draft is in the books, with the Orioles taking Adley Rutschman at No. 1 overall. We've got analysis of all the first-round picks...
17:00, 06/04/2019

NFL draft headed to Cleveland in 2021, KC in '23 The NFL draft is heading to Cleveland in 2021 and Kansas City in 2023. A site for 2022 has been delayed because about 20 cities are interested in host...
15:16, 05/22/2019

Duke’s Williamson set to lead off NBA draft NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA draft is all about Zion Williamson. The draft begins Thursday night with the Duke freshman projected to go first overall to th...
02:16, 06/20/2019

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. &#...
07:00, 06/20/2019

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? All the big-name QBs taken with Andrew Luck in the 2012 NFL draft Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images When it came to quarterbacks, the 2012 NFL draft was one of the most important in the NFL in recent years. Andrew Luck was...
01:00, 08/26/2019

American Players Rise to the Top in the N.H.L. Draft The first round of the N.H.L. draft on Friday was one of the strongest showings ever by American-born players — and not just because of the No. 1 pick...
09:16, 06/22/2019

Which NFL prospects rocked the red carpet at the draft? No. 1 overall pick Kyler Murray's Gatsby-inspired suit was on point, but his wasn't the only bold look. We grade the best-dressed from the NFL draft....
09:48, 04/29/2019

MLB draft tracker: Catch up on every pick from Day 1 Monday included 78 picks and while we won’t know for years who will turn out to be the stars and busts, there’s already plenty of talking ...
22:32, 06/03/2019

32 things we learned from the 2019 NFL draft There were plenty of surprises throughout the 2019 NFL draft, which added clarity for several teams throughout the league.     &#...
09:00, 04/29/2019

MLB Draft: Who’s going No. 1 and where Yankees and Mets may turn The true impact of the MLB Draft won’t be known for years, but the next three days are important. They will shape the future of so many organizations ...
05:32, 06/03/2019

What to do if your fantasy football draft is going terribly Here’s a fun story about being denied what you want: Some family, friends and I go to a chain restaurant we all normally enjoy. Turns out, they are ou...
20:32, 08/21/2019

NBA fashion: The best suits worn at NBA draft The NBA draft always brings with it some amazing fashion from the prospects that walk on stage. Here's some of the best looks of the past decade....
15:00, 06/18/2019

NHL draft will have American flavor: Five U.S. players could go in top 10 Jack Hughes, Cole Caufield and Alex Turcotte could go in the first five picks of the NHL draft and five to seven could go in the first 12 picks. ...
15:00, 06/18/2019

NHL draft in 2020 awarded to Montreal MONTREAL (AP) — The NHL draft is returning to Montreal for the 27th time and first since 2009. The NHL on Wednesday announced the Canadiens will host ...
13:00, 06/19/2019

Kaapo Kakko wants Devils to think twice before NHL draft Kaapo Kakko is fueling the debate over who should be the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL draft. “This is a big thing for me for the draft,” Kakko tol...
14:48, 05/18/2019

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others. &...
16:48, 06/19/2019

Biggest post-draft questions for all 32 teams When will the rookie QBs be ready to play? Can the Chiefs replace Tyreek Hill if need be? These are some of the post-draft questions facing NFL teams....
09:48, 04/29/2019

Winners and losers of the NBA’s draft withdrawal deadline Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and RJ Barrett all remained in the NBA draft through the withdrawal deadline. No surprise there, nor for several other play...
15:16, 05/30/2019

Experts draft guidelines for Alzheimer's-like condition Experts have defined an under-recognized, newly named condition that mimics Alzheimer's disease and propose guidelines for diagnosing and researching ...
14:00, 04/30/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Who should I take at No. 5 overall in PPR? After the top four running backs come off the board, the No. 5 overall pick presents arguably the biggest challenge on Draft Day. Jamey Eisenberg show...
20:00, 07/25/2019

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will retur...
21:00, 05/27/2019

NBA draft intrigue will really begin with Pelicans’ other pick The Pelicans are on the clock. Not for the No. 1 pick. Barring a stunning turn of events, that will be Zion Williamson. No, Thursday night’s NBA draft...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Devils Acquire P.K. Subban on a Busy Second Day of the N.H.L. Draft A day after taking the American center Jack Hughes with the No. 1 pick of the N.H.L. draft, the Devils landed Subban, a star defenseman, and also righ...
17:16, 07/27/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Who should I take at No. 4 overall in PPR? Picking fourth is an enviable spot in 2019, as you can sit back and nab whichever elite running back is there for you. But it's how you approach thing...
20:00, 07/25/2019

NFL draft in Nashville draws record numbers The NFL said Monday that more than 600,000 people attended the draft over the three days in Nashville, easily eclipsing the 250,000 who came to watch ...
09:48, 04/29/2019

How did these teams and conferences fare in this year's NFL draft? How did the draft look through a college lens? Well, the SEC broke its own record for players going in the first two rounds -- and the Big 12 continue...
09:48, 04/29/2019

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all-time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others. &...
04:32, 06/19/2019

NBA draft: Ranking the five biggest busts as the No. 1 pick From Anthony Bennett, who underachieved, to Greg Oden, who was saddled with multiple knee injuries, not every draft offers a winner with the top pick....
04:32, 06/19/2019

Orioles draft Oregon State C Rutschman at No. 1 The Orioles selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the MLB draft Monday night. Texas high school shortsto...
18:00, 06/03/2019

Knicks’ NBA draft history: The good, bad and very ugly The Knicks’ golden era was built through the draft. The final pieces that came later on — Dave DeBusschere, Dick Barnett, and later still Pearl Monroe...
21:32, 06/01/2019

Hofstra star drawing some NBA draft attention While everyone else was fixated on Kawhi Leonard during the NBA Finals, Justin Wright-Foreman couldn’t takes his eyes off Fred VanVleet. The stellar p...
08:16, 06/19/2019

NBA Draft profile: Zion Williamson is not the next LeBron SportsPulse: Zion Williamson has been the talk of this NBA draft. But this isn’t the next LeBron James we’re talking about. In fact, this ...
11:32, 06/19/2019

NBA Draft profile: RJ Barrett is done playing second fiddle SportsPulse: While both Zion and Ja Morant have shyer personalities that make them better suited for small market teams, RJ Barrett is ready to make a...
11:32, 06/19/2019

NBA Draft 2019: How each team can address its biggest need For all the talk, the NBA Draft ultimately comes down to making your team better. It’s a simple, yet labyrinthine concept — one that centers aro...
08:16, 06/19/2019

NBA Draft profile: Ja Morant is destined for stardom SportsPulse: Ja Morant has all the tools to become the next great point guard from a mid-major but there's one area of his game that must improve...
11:32, 06/19/2019

Undersized Hughes stands out as top NHL draft prospect NHL Central Scouting director Dan Marr pegged US-born Jack Hughes as a potential top draft prospects while attending a skills camp in Toronto two year...
18:48, 05/31/2019

Orioles predictably take Adley Rutschman No. 1 in MLB draft The Orioles are hoping Adley Rutschman can do for them what Bryce Harper, once also a touted catching prospect, did for their Beltway rival. As most e...
19:32, 06/03/2019

Virginia star moving up on some NBA draft boards De’Andre Hunter, after winning a national championship with Virginia, is ready to take the next step in his career at the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday n...
21:00, 06/19/2019

NHL draft: Six of the worst picks in league history Alexandre Daigle went No. 1 overall to the Ottawa Senators in 1993, but he never came close to matching the hype. Who else was a bad draft pick? ...
08:32, 06/17/2019

Three Wildcats Set to Attend NBA Draft Combine in Chicago Photo by Brendon D. Miller – Bluegrass Sports Nation CHICAGO – With the 2019 NBA Draft shaping up to be another big night for the Kentucky men’s...
14:48, 05/08/2019

Fantasy football 12-team PPR mock draft Did running backs Ezekiel Elliott, Todd Gurley and Melvin Gordon go in the first round? When did the first tight ends and quarterbacks come off the bo...
07:16, 08/05/2019

Three Wildcats Selected in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In what has been dubbed “graduation night” by head coach John Calipari, three more Kentucky men’s basketball players had their names ...
23:48, 06/20/2019

NFL players surprise Nashville school during draft Dozens of NFL players have made a surprise visit to a Nashville school to try to motivate the students to pursue a career in sport. (April 26)  ...
10:32, 04/28/2019

NBA draft results: Analysis, every pick from both rounds The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.   &...
23:16, 06/20/2019

Chargers announce signings of 4 of their 7 draft picks COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have four of the seven players they selected in the recent NFL draft under contract. The team annou...
13:00, 05/11/2019

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as the...
00:16, 05/21/2019

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson era set to begin Zion Williamson going No. 1 to the New Orleans Pelicans may be all but certain, but the NBA draft still has the potential to be a roller coaster ride....
13:48, 06/20/2019

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. B...
16:48, 06/20/2019

Ignas Brazdeikis is Knicks’ other one-and-done NBA draft stud RJ Barrett drew all the attention and the headlines, and justifiably so. The Knicks’ first-round pick out of Duke was at one time considered the best ...
18:16, 06/23/2019

NBC Sports causes NHL Draft confusion with graphic gaffe There weren’t many surprises in the 2019 NHL Draft, except for an alert that appeared at the bottom of NBCSN’s broadcast. Just as the Philadelphia Fly...
00:16, 06/22/2019

NHL draft: Lou Lamoriello stocks up on forwards for Islanders Islanders team president Lou Lamoriello continued his work Saturday at the NHL draft, picking up two much-needed centers for the team’s prospect pool,...
02:00, 06/23/2019

Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets selected power forward PJ Washington from Kentucky with the 12th overall pick in the NBA draft. The 6-foo...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Germany: Draft bill to ban plastic bags on the way The use of plastic bags is on the decline in Germany, but the 64% decrease since 2015 doesn't go far enough for Environment Minister Svenja Schulze. H...
10:00, 09/06/2019

Orioles sign No. 1 overall draft pick Rutschman BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have signed the top overall pick in the Major League Baseball draft, catcher Adley Rutschman of Oregon State. T...
18:00, 06/24/2019

The 2020 MLB draft class is stacked! Here are the names to know Whether it's jaw-dropping power or hard-throwing aces you want, next year's crop of talent has us excited. These are some of the future stars who coul...
08:32, 06/10/2019

NBA Draft: Oregon's Bol Bol's slide ends after being picked No. 44 overall Oregon star center Bol Bol, a projected early pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, slid to the draft's second round before the Miami Heat selected him with the...
07:32, 06/21/2019

No. 32 redux: Blue Jays draft Roy Halladay's son Braden Halladay, the son of Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Roy Halladay, was drafted by the Blue Jays on Wednesday in the 32nd round. Roy Halladay, wh...
19:00, 06/05/2019

How Tacko Fall measured up at the NBA Draft Combine Tacko Fall measured up — literally — at the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago on Thursday. The measurement numbers for the the big man Fall — who burst on ...
09:48, 05/17/2019

NBA draft recap: All 60 picks, first-round analysis The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.   &...
06:00, 06/21/2019

NBA mock draft 3.0: Who will Knicks take? When will intrigue really begin? Zion Williamson is a huge talent, but hardly the only intrigue or storyline in Thursday’s NBA draft at Barclays Center. Will the Knicks hold onto the ...
06:16, 06/20/2019

Zion Williamson got hit with a $100 million lawsuit just before the draft The suit came almost a week after Williamson sued Prime Sports Marketing LLC, alleging it violated North Carolina law by adding him as a client in Apr...
05:32, 06/21/2019

Williamson leads three Duke players into top 10 at NBA draft But as the 6-foot-7, 285-pound power forward stood next to his mother and reflected on the life-changing moment that happened a few minutes earlier, h...
02:16, 06/21/2019

Carter Stewart, 19, Chooses Japan Over the M.L.B. Draft Stewart, who was drafted by the Braves last year but did not sign, has chosen to start his career abroad, which would allow him to become a major leag...
18:32, 05/22/2019

Draft trades to watch: Why the fun could start as high as No. 4 After the top three players are off the board, draft night becomes filled with trade possibilities for lottery teams and contenders alike. Here is wha...
03:48, 06/20/2019

First look at rookie minicamps: The top picks in the 2019 NFL draft NFL rookies, including Clelin Ferrell, hit the practice fields with their new teams for the first time, giving a glimpse of the future -- and the work...
02:48, 05/06/2019

Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft The New Orleans Pelicans have selected Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick, going with the Duke force who is considered one of the most exciting prosp...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Flyers acquire Braun from Sharks for draft picks PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Flyers continued to shore up their defense by acquiring veteran Justin Braun from the San Jose Sharks for two dra...
11:48, 06/18/2019

2019 NHL draft: Islanders set for few picks, quiet weekend A year after one of the most important drafts in franchise history, the 2019 NHL Draft seems likely to be a much quieter affair for the Islanders. In ...
18:32, 06/21/2019

NBA mock draft: Predicting entire first round before Thursday With Thursday night's NBA draft on the horizon, USA TODAY Sports' experts take one last look at the field of players and predict the first r...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Meet Nic Claxton: Another Nets NBA draft steal in the making On draft night the narrative around the Nets was all about clearing cap space for free agents and the two first-round picks they didn’t make. But they...
07:00, 06/25/2019

Rangers already keeping eye on 2021 Seattle expansion draft We’re moving beyond the dipping-your-toes-into-the-water phase of the NHL offseason. It begins to get serious with the crowning of the Stanley Cup cha...
23:32, 06/12/2019

Rangers draft a ‘bit of everything’ to compliment Kaapo Kakko splash VANCOUVER, British Columbia — In the wake of their big Kaapo Kakko splash, the Rangers just went about their business making the rest of their picks i...
19:16, 06/22/2019

NBA Draft 2019 scouting report: The best international players International prospects are the closest thing we have to a mystery in the NBA draft. For college players, there’s a library of games, a litany o...
08:48, 06/18/2019

2019 NBA mock draft 2.0: What happens after Knicks pick RJ Barrett Believe it or not, there is intrigue in next Thursday’s NBA draft beyond Zion Williamson. Will the Knicks take RJ Barrett, as expected, or Jarrett Cul...
08:32, 06/14/2019

Devils select US center Hughes with 1st pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have selected American center Jack Hughes with the first pick in the NHL draft. Hughes is fro...
20:48, 06/21/2019

NHL draft 2019: First-round picks, scouting reports The New Jersey Devils made Jack Hughes the first overall pick in the NHL draft. The New York Rangers followed up with Kaapo Kakko at No. 2  ...
03:16, 06/22/2019

Colts close out draft class with signing of LB Okereke INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie linebacker Bobby Okereke became the Indianapolis Colts’ final draft pick to sign his rookie contract Friday. He was a...
18:00, 06/14/2019

Pelicans’ new draft plan could allow Ja Morant to fall to Knicks The Pelicans could still have a hand in the Knicks’ future. Following the Anthony Davis trade with the Lakers, New Orleans holds the fourth pick in Th...
22:32, 06/17/2019

NBA draft: New Orleans Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick Zion Williamson won several national accolades as a freshman at Duke and his game - which includes size, skill, strength, speed and acumen - is rare. ...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Culver, Reddish top list of shooting guards in NBA draft Jarrett Culver made himself a top-flight NBA prospect by pushing Texas Tech to within a win of its first national championship. Culver is regarded by ...
16:00, 06/16/2019

LaMelo Ball’s next risky move comes with NBA draft confidence There is plenty of confidence to go around the Ball family. Days after his brother Lonzo made headlines as part of the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade...
14:16, 06/18/2019

2019 NBA Draft sleepers: The under-the-radar prospects to watch The NBA Draft is, mainly, about what happens at the top. That’s where the LeBrons and Durants of the world get picked, and most often, that̵...
10:00, 06/20/2019

New hope: NBA draft gives Pelicans and Knicks bright futures SportsPulse: A few months ago, Zion Williamson and RJ Barrett were teammates at Duke. Now they're top NBA draft picks offering hope to franchises...
23:16, 06/20/2019

Spurs take teens Samanic, Johnson to open NBA draft SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs have a long and successful history of drafting European players and stashing them overseas until both parties...
22:48, 06/20/2019

Jazz upgrade roster with Conley trade instead of NBA draft SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah took an alternate route to upgrade its roster rather than building through the NBA draft Thursday night. The Jazz sent the ...
22:48, 06/20/2019

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Con...
03:16, 06/29/2019

Rare surviving Declaration of Independence draft on display in NYC Here’s one way to celebrate Independence Day that has nothing to do with fireworks or cookouts. Only two complete “fair copies” of t...
10:48, 07/01/2019

Celtics select Romeo Langford with No. 14 pick in NBA draft BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have selected Romeo Langford with the 14th pick in the NBA draft as they look to fortify a roster facing massive unce...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Shero has a Devil of an NHL draft decision: Hughes or Kakko Devils GM Ray Shero to keep everyone waiting for one more day before revealing whether he'll choose Jack Hughes or Kaapo Kakko with the first pic...
19:00, 06/20/2019

Pelicans draft Zion Williamson: Here's how he fits SportsPulse: Zion Williamson has been the talk of this NBA draft. But he isn’t the next LeBron James. In fact, he's something the NBA has n...
19:00, 06/20/2019

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson set to go No1 to Pelicans – live! RJ Barrett, Ja Morant and Cam Reddish also among top prospectsTweet Hunter at @HunterFelt or email him 12.13am BST Maybe the biggest competition tonig...
17:32, 06/20/2019

Point taken: Cavs select Garland with No. 5 pick in draft CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers used the No. 5 pick in the NBA draft on point guard Darius Garland, who played in just five games at Vanderbilt because...
18:32, 06/20/2019

US, Taliban scramble to rewrite draft on troop withdrawal Taliban and US scrambling to rewrite a draft agreement that will outline the withdrawal of US and NATO troops from Afghanistan as well as a verifiable...
23:00, 07/03/2019

Draft primer: Answering the 25 biggest last-minute questions Expectations for Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko. The team that must ace the draft. Odds we see a first-round goalie. All that and more from our experts....
08:16, 06/20/2019

The Phoenix Suns “trade away” in crazy 1st round of NBA draft PHOENIX (AP) – The Phoenix Suns selected Texas Tech’s Jarrett Culver with the No. 6 overall pick in the NBA draft and traded him to Minnes...
00:32, 06/21/2019

What channel is the 2019 NBA draft on? Here's TV and streaming info, plus everything else you need to know The next class of NBA talent will selected Thursday night in New York. Here's all the info you need to watch and follow the 2019 NBA draft. ...
07:00, 06/20/2019

How to draft a fantasy football team in nine easy steps New to fantasy football or just making sure you're doing things correctly? Follow these nine important steps to assemble the best roster possible on d...
21:32, 07/11/2019

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia before likely entering NBA Draft Young basketball prodigy LaMelo Ball announced Monday he was going to play professional basketball in Australia while he prepares to enter the 2020 NB...
18:32, 06/18/2019

UK Men’s Basketball to Stream Live NBA Draft Show on Thursday LEXINGTON, Ky. – As the Kentucky men’s basketball program enjoys another life-changing night for a handful of NBA Draft hopefuls on Thursday, Big Blue...
19:16, 06/18/2019

Tucson Roadrunners to host NHL Draft party at Gentle Ben’s TUCSON – The Tucson Roadrunners, proud American Hockey League affiliate of the Arizona Coyotes, announced today that the team will hold a viewin...
20:00, 06/18/2019

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.  ...
06:00, 06/21/2019

Knicks sign UCLA’s Kris Wilkes after NBA Draft The Knicks stayed busy once the NBA Draft ended. They signed UCLA standout Kris Wilkes to a two-way deal at the conclusion of the second round Thursda...
12:00, 06/21/2019

EU threatens Turkey with sanctions over Cyprus drilling: draft The European Union is set to curb contacts and funding for Ankara in retaliation for what it calls Turkey's "illegal" drilling for gas and oil off Cyp...
10:00, 07/11/2019

NBA’s weird trade rules lead to draft hat confusion The conversation was about what the players were wearing on Thursday night, but for wrong reasons. Several players picked during the 2019 NBA Draft we...
12:00, 06/21/2019

Bol Bol’s slide could result in an NBA draft heist for Denver Nuggets Bol, the son of former 7-foot-7 NBA center Manute Bol, produced 21.0 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per contest in 2018-19 for the Ducks before a...
11:00, 06/21/2019

NHL draft: Devils great Ken Daneyko is all-in on Jack Hughes Ken Daneyko is willing to say it — even if Devils GM Ray Shero isn’t just yet. The rugged Devils defenseman turned MSG analyst knows who he’d pick if ...
21:00, 06/19/2019

NHL draft: Time, TV, streaming info, first-round order and everything you need to know American Jack Hughes is expected to go first and Finland's Kaapo Kakko is expected to be taken second during Friday's first round of the NHL...
06:00, 06/21/2019

Rockets, without a draft pick, prepare for free agency HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets didn’t have a pick in Thursday night’s draft after past trades sent their first-round pick to Cleveland...
23:48, 06/20/2019

Pelicans pick Zion to open draft, Morant goes 2nd The Pelicans selected the superstar forward out Duke No. 1 overall in Thursday's night NBA draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, confirming what had b...
18:48, 06/20/2019

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? The players drafted before Stephen Curry in the 2009 NBA Draft Seth Wenig/AP The 2009 NBA Draft was a deep class with multiple future MVPs and several players who will likely go on to the Hall of Fame. But the cl...
14:48, 06/11/2019

Where's Zion? Not in Chicago for NBA draft combine workouts He's the top name on the list of combine attendees, but ex-Duke star won’t be participating in anything that would ignite excitement in pub...
10:32, 05/16/2019

Falcons sign RBs Ollison, Green and 2 more draft picks FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with four draft picks, including running backs Qadree Ollison and Marcus Green. Th...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Knicks’ NBA draft dream: RJ Barrett ‘a lot like’ James Harden Here’s a juicy comparison to chew on over Memorial Day Weekend — courtesy of ESPN’s college basketball savant Jay Bilas. Bilas sees a lot of 2018 MVP ...
13:48, 05/24/2019

Likely No. 2 NBA draft pick Ja Morant signs deal with Nike Former Murray State point guard Ja Morant, the likely No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, announced Monday that he signed with Nike.     ...
12:00, 05/27/2019

How to draft your fantasy football team the Matthew Berry way Berry explains how to build and manage a winning fantasy football team by taking a weekly approach, loading up on backs and receivers and waiting on Q...
19:16, 07/27/2019

South Carolina guard A.J. Lawson withdraws from NBA draft COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina freshman guard A.J. Lawson has withdrawn his name from the NBA draft. Lawson announced his choice on Tuesday, a d...
20:16, 05/28/2019

Siena guard Jalen Pickett pulls out of NBA draft LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Siena point guard Jalen Pickett has withdrawn his name from consideration for the NBA draft and will return to school for his...
18:16, 05/29/2019

Our fantasy football experts debate these QB draft options Each week leading up to the NFL season, Fantasy Madman Drew Loftis and Roto Rage Jarad Wilk will debate which of two fantasy options is the better dra...
09:00, 08/15/2019

U.S. lawmakers struggle to draft online privacy bill U.S. lawmakers drafting a bill to create rules governing online privacy hope to have a discussion draft complete by late May with a Senate committee v...
16:48, 04/30/2019

Anarchy, ingenuity and a lot to gain: How one team could blow up MLB draft We lay out a big-dollar, high-reward plan to exploit the process, score the most talented class in history and change the sport forever. One question ...
20:32, 06/01/2019

NHL combine’s priceless impact on the Rangers’ draft ‘mosaic’ BUFFALO — Nick Bobrov made an interesting word choice, but “mosaic” was perfectly descriptive. As Bobrov, the Rangers’ director of European scouting, ...
21:32, 06/01/2019

NBA draft: Ja Morant to undergo minor knee surgery Projected top-three NBA draft pick Ja Morant will undergo surgery on his right knee, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports. ...
17:48, 06/02/2019

One million species risk extinction: draft UN report Up to one million species face extinction due to human influence, according to a draft UN report that catalogues our treatment of natural resources &...
11:00, 04/30/2019

Fantasy Football: Where to find sleepers deep in the draft A lot can change between now and when the NFL season kicks off. But not every fantasy league waits until just before the start of the season to draft....
08:48, 07/30/2019

Rangers learn fate of pivotal NHL draft pick Dallas lost, and the idle Rangers did, too. The Rangers won’t see the 2019 second-round pick they received for fan favorite Mats Zuccarello tran...
07:32, 05/08/2019

NCAA bans BYU's Childs 9 games for draft errors The NCAA said BYU's Yoeli Childs did not submit appropriate paperwork and received impermissible expenses when he worked with an agent while testing h...
14:48, 08/10/2019

Tacko Fall among 11 players picked for NBA draft combine CHICAGO (AP) — The NBA has picked 11 players from the G League Elite Camp to stay for the NBA draft combine that starts Thursday. UCF’s Tacko Fa...
12:48, 05/15/2019

Falcons sign first-round draft choice Lindstrom FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have signed first-round draft pick Chris Lindstrom to a four-year contract. Lindstrom, the first guard ...
21:32, 05/16/2019

RJ Barrett’s NBA draft preference: Landing with Knicks or Lakers CHICAGO — It looks like RJ Barrett won’t be singing the Memphis blues. According to an NBA source, the 6-foot-7 Duke swingman prefers if he drops past...
00:00, 05/17/2019

NBA draft: Playing behind Zion, Barrett has Cam Reddish ready for what’s next Cam Reddish was the first of the big three to commit to Duke. He didn’t know RJ Barrett and Zion Williamson would follow, that he would become the thi...
13:32, 05/17/2019

U.S. lawmakers struggle to draft digital privacy bill Lawmakers drafting a bill to create rules governing online privacy hope to have a discussion draft complete by late May with a Senate committee vote d...
16:00, 04/30/2019

Sources: Pitcher skips MLB draft for Japan deal Carter Stewart is in agreement with a Japanese team on a deal that could set a new precedent for young prospects looking to make more money early in t...
23:32, 05/21/2019

Passan: How a 19-year-old prospect is turning the MLB draft upside down By signing to play in Japan and shunning the draft, Carter Stewart will make himself millions of dollars and might be changing the way baseball does b...
23:32, 05/21/2019

Oregon QB Justin Herbert’s love of science kept him away from NFL Draft Justin Herbert could’ve been a top pick in this year’s NFL Draft and made millions of dollars. But the quarterback’s science nerdine...
11:00, 08/20/2019

Redskins sign first-rounder Haskins, 7 other draft picks ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have signed first-round pick Dwayne Haskins and seven others from their draft class. The team on Thursday ...
19:48, 05/09/2019

Baseball Owners Want An International Draft Because They Want Absolute Control For North America’s amateur baseball players, be they generational talents like Mike Trout or organizational filler like Mike Fish, the road to the ma...
12:48, 05/16/2019

Mets select Brett Baty in MLB draft surprise The Mets added to the one strength of their minor league system. Need had to wait. After being linked to a number of college pitchers, general manager...
19:32, 06/03/2019

Seahawks sue former draft pick McDowell for bonus repayment DETROIT (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Michigan seeking repayment of a nearly $800,000 of the signing bonu...
18:16, 05/30/2019

Formula One releases record 22-race draft calendar Formula One will have a record 22 races next season, a draft of the 2020 calendar released by the sport's U.S.-based commercial rights holders Liberty...
04:32, 08/29/2019

Opinion: One pressing post-draft question for each of the 32 NFL teams The 2019 NFL draft is in the books. With offseason rosters essentially complete, the 32 teams turn their attention to offseason practices and issues. ...
07:00, 04/29/2019

Thais allowed six cannabis plants per household under draft law A party in Thailand's ruling coalition has proposed a draft law that would allow Thais to grow a limited amount of cannabis at home, less than a year ...
21:00, 09/14/2019

1,000 fantasy football experts just held a draft. Here’s what you can learn. Results from the ninth installment of the Scott Fish Bowl league show that, when it comes to these players, the public is out of step with the fantasy...
09:16, 07/19/2019

USDA hemp regulations draft sent to White House The U.S. Department of Agriculture has completed a long-awaited draft of federal regulations for the cultivation of hemp and submitted them to the Whi...
21:16, 09/16/2019

NFL draft 2020's top 10 prospects: Tank for Tua Tagovailoa? Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa will create a significant buzz for the 2020 NFL draft, but he might have strong competition to be the top quarterback ta...
10:48, 04/28/2019

RJ Barrett confesses Knicks draft dream: ‘The place I want to be’ RJ Barrett wants the Knicks. Now, do they want him? “I won’t be meeting with any other teams,” Barrett said Monday after finishing h...
15:16, 06/10/2019

Cowboys enjoy draft edge over Giants in one key area ARLINGTON, Texas — Once again, the Giants will meet up with the Cowboys and get a reminder — and perhaps a smack in the mouth — what a team looks like...
00:32, 09/08/2019

Yankees’ draft pick starting off a bit like Brett Gardner did While many MLB draft picks make the jump from high school to the minor leagues, Yankees third-rounder Jake Sanford is on a more unusual path. The No. ...
04:48, 06/06/2019

Yankees select N.J. native Anthony Volpe in MLB draft The Yankees already have two of the best born-and-bred New York major leaguers in Dellin Betances and Adam Ottavino. Now they have one of the best you...
21:48, 06/03/2019

NFL draft notebook: QBs Finley, Stidham taken in fourth round Quarterbacks took center stage Saturday on the third and final day of the 2019 NFL Draft, with three teams focusing on prospects that one day perhaps ...
10:48, 04/28/2019

UA players Cannon, Quintana Selected in Second Round of MLB Draft TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats infielders Cameron Cannon and Nick Quintana were both selected in the second round of the 2019 Major League Baseball D...
10:16, 06/04/2019

Chipper Jones stands out among draft's No. 1 picks In 1990, the Atlanta Braves drafted Chipper Jones with the No. 1 overall pick, and he accomplished something no other player has done after being sele...
05:32, 06/03/2019

NFL draft winners, losers of Day 2: Patriots make their mark On Day 2 of the 2019 NFL draft, Bill Belichick added several players who could be significant contributors to the Patriots in short order.  ...
10:48, 04/28/2019

Notable AZ Coyote Draft Selections To Play For Tucson Roadrunners TUCSON – The Tucson Roadrunners pro hockey team has had a handful of players on its roster that were drafted by the Arizona Coyotes.  Here’...
18:48, 06/22/2019

NFL Draft 2019: Broncos trade up for Missouri QB Drew Lock Drew Lock is now a member of the Denver Broncos after the team traded up in the second round of the 2019 NFL Draft in order to take the Missouri quart...
11:16, 04/28/2019

Orioles give top draft pick Rutschman $8.1 million bonus The Baltimore Orioles have signed the top overall pick in the Major League draft, catcher Adley Rutschman of Oregon State     ...
12:48, 06/25/2019

Experts think Trump policy on China counterproductive: draft letter Scores of Asia specialists, including former U.S. diplomats and military officers, want President Donald Trump to rethink policies that "treat China a...
16:16, 06/29/2019

Bears sign 3 of 5 draft picks, including 4th-rounder Ridley LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed three of their five draft picks, agreeing to four-year deals with fourth-rounder Riley Ridley a...
17:16, 05/13/2019

Bulls draft North Carolina’s Coby White with No. 7 pick CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls drafted North Carolina point guard Coby White with the No. 7 overall pick on Thursday. Executive vice president of ba...
19:32, 06/20/2019

NBA draft winners and losers: Bol Bol, New Orleans Pelicans headline list The NBA draft has come and gone, but before we look too far ahead, let's take a step back and examine the winners — and losers — from...
11:00, 06/21/2019

Heat select Tyler Herro from Kentucky with No. 13 draft pick MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro is already the answer to a trivia question. He’s the first shooting guard that the Miami Heat drafted after Dwyane Wade...
19:32, 06/20/2019

Pelicans primed for Zion Williamson after winning No 1 pick in NBA draft Pelicans buck odds to win No 1 overall pick in June’s NBA draftGrizzlies, Knicks and Lakers to pick second, third and fourthNew Orleans have bucked th...
20:32, 05/14/2019

One million species risk extinction due to humans, says draft UN report "Half-a-million to a million species are projected to be threatened with extinction, many within decades," says new report, yet to be publicly release...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Clippers select Florida State’s Mann in 2nd round of draft MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers have selected shooting guard Terance Mann of Florida State with the 48th pick in the NBA draft...
22:48, 06/20/2019

Titans agree to terms with 2 draft picks before rookie camp NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with outside linebacker D’Andre Walker and linebacker David Long, the first of...
19:48, 05/09/2019

Three late-round wide receivers who could pay off big in your fantasy football draft Here are three wideouts with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title...
10:00, 08/22/2019

Celtics draft young scorers as they trudge into free agency Facing uncertainty, Celtics pick up Indiana guard Romeo Langford, Tennessee forward Robert Williams in busy NBA draft      &...
23:16, 06/20/2019

Giants coach says draft pick Ballentine shot in buttocks The New York Giants want sixth-round draft pick Corey Ballentine to take as long as he needs to get full closure after the shooting incident that woun...
16:16, 05/03/2019

Colts sign 5 draft picks, add 9 undrafted rookies to roster INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have signed five of their 10 draft picks. Linebacker Ben Banogu, one of three second-round selections, and ...
15:16, 05/03/2019

2019 NHL draft: Devils make Jack Hughes the No. 1 pick VANCOUVER, British Columbia — After months of speculation, the Devils went stock. And they likely couldn’t be happier. General manager Ray Shero chose...
18:32, 06/21/2019

Government To Draft New Policies For Safer Transportation Of School Children The Institute Of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) and Ministry of Road Transport & Highways (MoRTH) held a two-day conference to draft a policy for the s...
04:16, 05/03/2019

Fantasy football: 'Slimmer' Leonard Fournette could be draft-day steal Leonard Fournette told UPI he is "a lot slimmer" and in a better place mentally in 2019. Those factors -- and the addition of quarterback Nick Foles -...
18:00, 08/26/2019

Jordan Bone's Draft Party Went From Tragic To Joyful In A Flash As this video of undrafted Fred VanVleet that made the rounds last night showed, there are at least some NBA draft parties that fizzle out before anyo...
09:16, 06/21/2019

2019 NHL draft: Full first round order and picks for all 31 teams In a city more known for its rainy weather, it’s about to get drafty up in Vancouver. The 2019 NHL Draft kicks off with the first round on Friday, Jun...
18:32, 06/21/2019

4th & Monday: Fallout, reaction from every team's performance at NFL draft The 2019 NFL draft is complete, and we have grades, winners and losers, lessons learned and what teams need to do moving forward toward the season. &...
09:00, 04/29/2019

As U.S. outlines draft Taliban deal, Pentagon chief provides few details U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Wednesday he would limit his comments on talks between the United States and Taliban as negotiations were st...
14:32, 09/04/2019

NBA Draft 2019: New Orleans Pelicans pick Zion Williamson first overall The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Zion Williamson with the first pick of the 2019 NBA Draft Thursday, anointing him as the new face of the franchise to...
05:32, 06/21/2019

Falcons agree to terms with draft picks McGary, Sheffield Falcons agree to terms with offensive tackle Kaleb McGary, one of 2 first-round picks, and cornerback Kendall Sheffield      ...
11:32, 05/09/2019

Florida Panthers draft pick had driver's test same day he was selected The Florida Panthers selected forward Henrik Rybinski in the fifth round of the NHL Draft on Saturday and before the 17-year-old could address the med...
10:32, 06/25/2019

Jack Hughes, Kaapo Kakko could fit in well among great No. 1-No. 2 draft duos Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko should have great careers and a great rivalry. Which drafts saw their top two players develop into stars?   ...
12:32, 06/22/2019

Raiders GM Mike Mayock now on the other side of NFL Network draft analysis Ex-Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome to new Raiders GM Mike Mayock who left TV: "... having an opinion is a hell of a lot easier than making a decision."  ...
16:16, 04/28/2019

Bol Bol Heads To Denver Nuggets After Agonizing Draft Night Slide Extremely fun one-and-done Oregon prospect Bol Bol showed up to Thursday night’s NBA draft decked out in a black suit featuring a garish sequined spid...
03:48, 06/21/2019

NHL draft winners and losers: Canadiens get a steal with Cole Caufield at No. 15 Cole Caufield, a 72-goal scorer, kept dropping until the Canadiens drafted him at No. 15. Shame on NHL teams who passed on him because of his size. &...
03:16, 06/22/2019

Hype starts now as Jack Hughes, Kaapo Kakko go 1-2 in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia — It might have gone just as expected, but now the excitement is tangible. The first two picks of the 2019 NHL draft on Fr...
00:16, 06/22/2019

Jack Del Rio Was At The Buffet When The Jaguars Decided To Draft Blaine Gabbert Usually we only get to hear the juicy stories behind NFL Draft machinations when someone wants to brag, about finding a hidden gem or putting one over...
08:16, 06/26/2019

Mets surprisingly sign Matthew Allan in draft coup Brodie Van Wagenen has one reason to smile at least. The first-year Mets’ general manager took a gamble, swinging big with his early picks and then st...
12:48, 06/26/2019

RJ Barrett is turning heads in his bright pink NBA draft suit Growing up, former Duke basketball star RJ Barrett envisioned his NBA draft day — particularly, walking across the stage and greeting the league commi...
09:16, 06/20/2019

Navy draft pick embraces double challenge: Duty first, Red Sox soon Noah Song tells ESPN he plans to sign with Boston in the next week. He'll report to Class A but will head shortly to flight school and, like NBA legen...
09:32, 06/12/2019

Orioles draft Oregon State catcher Rutschman with No. 1 pick SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the Major League ...
18:00, 06/03/2019

Amid Protests, Centre Tweaks Draft Education Plan Amid protests over the draft version of the National Education Policy 2019, the NDA-ruled government at the centre clarified on Sunday that Hindi will...
00:48, 06/03/2019

Rutschman, Witt, Vaughn lead list of MLB draft prospects Oregon State's Adley Rutschman, Texas high school shortstop Bobby Witt Jr., Cal first baseman Andrew Vaughn lead off list of top MLB draft prospe...
20:48, 06/02/2019

"Don't Incite Us": Raj Thackeray's Party On Centre's Draft Education Plan Joining ranks with the recent protests over the three language formula proposed in the draft National Education Policy 2019, Maharashtra Navnirman Sen...
20:16, 06/02/2019

NHL mock draft: Expect a heavy U.S. presence at the start of the first round The NHL draft's first round is Friday in Vancouver. USA TODAY Sports columnist Kevin Allen makes his prediction for all 31 picks.   &#...
10:32, 06/19/2019

NHL draft history isn’t totally on Devils and Jack Hughes’ side This reminds me of the John Tavares draft year, when Garth Snow refused to divulge whom the Islanders would select with the first-overall pick — the g...
16:48, 06/01/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 2 overall in PPR leagues The first round is easy if you're picking second. It's the decisions in Rounds 2 and 3 that might fry your brain. Dave Richard helps you conclude on w...
20:00, 07/25/2019

Draft bust Hasheem Thabeet seeks redemption and second chance in NBA Five years after his last game, former No. 2 overall pick Hasheem Thabeet is working out and hoping for one last shot at playing in the NBA.  &#...
22:00, 05/31/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 10 overall in PPR leagues It's nice to pick two players from the top 15, but what happens when a plan falls apart? Dave Richard reminds those Fantasy drafters at 10th overall t...
20:00, 07/25/2019

Opinion: NBA draft exciting, fast-paced and totally overrated The picks and moves during the NBA draft won't seem nearly as important after Thursday night's initial brouhaha.     &#...
16:48, 06/19/2019

With short window after season's end, Warriors turn to draft Warriors general manager Bob Myers is still emotionally spent after watching superstars Kevin Durant and Klay Thompson go down with serious injuries i...
16:48, 06/19/2019

Tacko Fall at last getting Knicks shot as NBA draft hype heats up OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks will finally get a chance to interview and work out intriguing 7-foot-7 Central Florida center Tacko Fall on Friday, The ...
19:32, 06/03/2019

Zack Thompson Selected No. 19 Overall in 2019 MLB Draft by St. Louis Cardinals Zack Thompson celebrates being drafted by the Cardinals – UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky junior left-hander Zack Thompson was selected b...
21:48, 06/03/2019

ESPN’s baseball version of Adrian Wojnarowski fails in MLB draft bit Jeff Passan’s Twitter bit shaped into a flop. It began as a playful ploy and quickly turned tired, with ESPN’s go-to baseball news breaker...
07:48, 06/04/2019

Yankees sign 1st-round draft pick, SS Anthony Volpe The New York Yankees have signed first-round draft pick Anthony Volpe, a high school shortstop from nearby New Jersey      &...
19:16, 06/10/2019

Greece U-turns over draft law redefining rape after fierce criticism Government caves in after protests from rights groups and senior judicial officialsGreece’s government has rushed to revise legislation that redefines...
06:00, 06/07/2019

Panel Formed To Draft Central Law For Checking Violence Against Doctors The Union Health Ministry has entrusted an eight-member sub-committee with the task of drafting a central law to check violence against doctors and ot...
18:00, 07/13/2019

Draft heist of the century? How Mike Trout fell to the Angels "He's Mickey Mantle but not a switch-hitter, Rickey Henderson but right-handed." A decade after the best player of a generation lasted until the 25th ...
10:32, 06/06/2019

Carson Coleman and Ryan Shinn Selected in 2019 MLB Draft Carson Coleman.Kentucky beat SIU-Edwardsville 6-4 at Kentucky Proud Park.Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics LEXINGTON, Ky. – Carson Coleman and Ryan S...
21:00, 06/05/2019

Fantasy Football Mock Draft: Is waiting on a quarterback worth it? Jamey Eisenberg drafted his only quarterback -- Jimmy Garoppolo -- with his last pick in Round 15. See if that worked for him in our latest mock draft...
11:16, 07/18/2019

Blue Jays draft Braden Halladay, son of Roy, in touching gesture NEW YORK — Toronto has selected Florida high school pitcher Braden Halladay, a son of the late Roy Halladay, in the 32nd round of the Major League Bas...
18:16, 06/05/2019

Trump says bolstering military’s budget makes up for his draft deferment ​President Trump, who got ​a ​draft deferment for bone spurs during the Vietnam ​War, said he didn’t serve because he was “never a fanR...
08:16, 06/05/2019

As MLB draft continues, Nationals take college slugger, four more pitchers among Day 2 picks The Nationals drafted Florida State's Drew Mendoza with their third-round pick Tuesday. The selected seven additional players through the end of the 1...
18:48, 06/04/2019

NHL draft prospects baffled by Ryan O'Reilly's weird stick The Blues pivot uses a truly unique twig on the ice -- to the bewilderment of onlookers. But it works for him, as evidenced by the two goals he scored...
11:48, 06/04/2019

| Norway draft in towering press officer to prepare for Renard Norway have drafted in their towering male press officer to help prepare for the looming figure of French star Wendie Renard in their World Cup Group ...
09:48, 06/11/2019

Zion Williamson gives Knicks huge RJ Barrett NBA draft endorsement Zion Williamson won’t be a Knick barring stunning upheaval at the top of Thursday night’s NBA draft, but the Duke phenom is certain they won’t be disa...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Russia to rework draft law on limiting foreign ownership in top IT firms: IFX Russia will rework a draft law on limiting foreign ownership in major IT companies to take into account the opinions of market players including Yande...
07:16, 07/30/2019

All-time NBA draft: Best player picked at every slot, from 1-30, in league history Before the next batch of NBA newcomers makes the transition to the big leagues on Thursday in the draft, we're taking a step back.   &...
07:00, 06/20/2019

Jets acquire OL Alex Lewis from Ravens for draft pick New York Jets acquire offensive lineman Alex Lewis from Baltimore Ravens for 2020 conditional 7th-round draft pick      ...
17:16, 08/05/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 3 overall in non-PPR leagues No complaining if you're picking third overall! You're guaranteed three top-31 players, and one of them will be a stud running back as the cornerstone...
17:48, 08/02/2019

Our fantasy football experts debate these tight end draft options Each week leading up to the 2019 NFL season, Fantasy Madman Drew Loftis and Roto Rage Jarad Wilk will debate which of two fantasy options is the bette...
09:32, 08/08/2019

Where's Zion Williamson? Not in Chicago for NBA draft combine workouts He's the top name on the list of combine attendees, but ex-Duke star Zion Williamson won’t be participating.      ...
17:48, 05/16/2019

Tacko Fall shatters records at NBA draft combine, while Bol Bol among big disappointments The battle for the Los Angeles Lakers’ No. 4 pick continues to get interesting as professional prospects work out in Chicago.    ...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Knicks’ draft target RJ Barrett has ‘great’ case for No. 1 pick RJ Barrett’s high school coach believes his former player didn’t get the attention he was due at Duke because of Zion Williamson and feels there could...
21:00, 05/20/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Picking at No. 7 overall in non-PPR leagues Picking seventh overall puts you right on target for a very good running back or an elite receiver. Making that call, and preparing for your next 2-3 ...
17:48, 08/02/2019

MLB Draft prospect Carter Stewart signs with Japanese team Eastern Florida State Junior College pitcher Carter Stewart, who was the No. 8 overall pick in the 2018 MLB Draft but did not sign with the Atlanta Br...
16:48, 05/21/2019

Coby White’s Knicks workout adds more drama to NBA Draft The Knicks are making the NBA draft look interesting from the outside. On Thursday, the team brought in North Carolina’s Coby White for a privat...
12:00, 06/20/2019

Carter Stewart is Scott Boras’ perfect MLB draft tool Carter Stewart might be just what Scott Boras needs. The 19-year old Stewart, who reportedly agreed with Japan’s Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on a six...
12:48, 05/22/2019

U.S. and Taliban Negotiators Are Scrambling to Rewrite a Draft on Troop Withdrawal (ISLAMABAD) — Taliban and U.S. negotiators are scrambling to rewrite a draft agreement that will outline the withdrawal of American and NATO tro...
03:32, 07/04/2019

Joe Murphy, the No. 1 pick in 1986 NHL draft, is homeless again — and refusing help Efforts to get Joe Murphy, the No. 1 pick in the 1986 NHL draft, off the streets have failed. And now some say he's using drugs.   ...
13:00, 08/08/2019

Five-star prospect skipping college to train for 2021 NBA draft Five-star prospect MarJon Beauchamp rejected multiple Division I offers to commit to a 12-month training program to prepare for the 2021 NBA draft. &...
12:16, 08/01/2019

NFL draft headed to Cleveland in 2021, Kansas City in 2023 KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) — The NFL’s draft road show is headed to Cleveland and Kansas City. To celebrate the Browns’ 75th anniversary, the...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Titans agree to terms with top draft pick Jeffery Simmons NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a contract with their top draft pick Jeffery Simmons, the 19th selection overall ...
16:00, 05/22/2019

New president John Davidson all smiles over Rangers’ draft opportunity John Davidson spent the majority of his introductory press conference smiling, soaking up his return to Broadway as the Rangers’ president. That grin ...
14:48, 05/22/2019

Germany to start closing black coal plants in 2020: draft law Germany plans to shut down its first power plants that use black coal in 2020, a draft law seen by Reuters on Thursday showed, as part of a planned ph...
11:00, 09/05/2019

French lawmakers pass draft law targeting online hate speech France's National Assembly approved a draft bill on Friday which would require social media giants such as Facebook and Twitter to remove any hateful ...
12:32, 07/05/2019

Outcry at Indonesia draft criminal code that could see unmarried couples jailed New draft bill, decades in the making, could also criminalise insulting the president and tightens abortion laws Indonesia is set to pass a new crimin...
00:49, 09/19/2019

WNBA mock draft: Oregon's Sabrina Ionescu is projected No. 1 pick Sabrina Ionescu looks headed to the Big Apple after New York got the No. 1 pick in the WNBA draft lottery. But two more Ducks are expected first-round...
11:02, 09/18/2019

Fantasy football 10-team, 2-QB PPR mock draft: Mahomes' value spikes dramatically Patrick Mahomes is the consensus No. 1 overall quarterback in fantasy football drafts, but his value changed dramatically in this mock that starts a p...
10:02, 08/09/2019

Australia removes climate 'crisis' from Pacific islands draft declaration Sources say Canberra has softened language, getting rid of all but one reference to coalAustralia has succeeded in removing all but one reference to c...
17:32, 08/14/2019

Suspect charged in shooting of Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine A Kansas teenager has been charged in the Topeka shooting that injured rookie New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine and killed his friend, Dwane...
07:00, 07/13/2019

Heat’s Chris Paul pursuit hits snag over draft picks The final NBA domino left to fall is a second Chris Paul deal. With Oklahoma City looking to enter a full-on rebuild, and the point guard’s sala...
09:32, 07/17/2019

Islanders ink surprising draft pick Simon Holmstrom to three-year deal The New York Islanders’ surprising first-round pick is officially under contract. The team announced on Monday that Simon Holmstrom has agreed t...
16:32, 07/15/2019

DOJ watchdog submits draft report on alleged FISA abuses to Barr The Justice Department’s inspector general told lawmakers Friday his team is nearly finished with its long-awaited review of alleged surveillance abus...
16:01, 09/13/2019

G-20 summit draft communique reportedly calls for promotion of free trade Leaders of the Group of 20 major economies will likely call for the "promotion of free trade" as a means to achieve strong global growth when they mee...
20:00, 06/25/2019

The White House Readies Draft of Executive Order That Could Break the Internet It appears the Trump administration is drafting an executive order that has the potential to radically change how the content posted on social network...
16:48, 08/09/2019

UN Draft Text on Digital Rights Ducks Call for Spyware Moratorium UN member states are set to sidestep a call for a moratorium on commercial spyware, deciding instead to commission a study of how digital technology a...
08:16, 07/02/2019

Fantasy football: Late-round players to grab, avoid in your draft Buccaneers WR Chris Godwin heads this season's top breakout candidates, while Cardinals QB Kyler Murray and Jets RB Le'Veon Bell raise red f...
23:00, 08/28/2019

EU, South American countries agree on draft free trade treaty The European Union and the Mercosur bloc of South American countries have agreed on the draft text of a free-trade deal. Both sides have been negotiat...
13:00, 06/28/2019

Draft MotoGP calendar details multiple changes, including Thai move MotoGP teams will receive a draft 2020 calendar this week, which includes a change of date for the Thailand race, and the provisional slot for the ret...
03:32, 08/27/2019

BJP Worried As Many Bengali Hindus Missing From Draft Assam Citizens List Umakanta Bhowmik, 52, is busy at his small eatery in Garchuk, on the outskirts of Guwahati. He's a Bengali Hindu and a supporter of the BJP from the d...
01:00, 08/27/2019

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: 12 busts who could spoil your season Jamey Eisenberg reshapes his final version of Busts to help you avoid potential hazards in your draft based on current ADP, but he starts with an apol...
12:32, 08/24/2019

Draft Education Policy Encourages Philanthropic Institutions: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said the proposed policy has the vision to provide an India-centred education system that contributes directly to transforming the nati...
04:32, 08/24/2019