Basketball

Bucks trading Snell to Pistons for Leuer

[ad_1] The Milwaukee Bucks are trading guard Tony Snell and the 30th pick in Thursday's draft to the Detroit Pistons for forward Jon Leuer, a league source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.The Pistons now have the 15th and 30th picks in the draft. Milwaukee saves $4 million in salary this year, and remove Snell's $12 million salary hit in 2020-21.Snell has spent the past three seasons with Milwaukee, playing in 74
Hockey

Nikita Kucherov wins the Hart Trophy and Ted Lindsay Award at NHL Awards

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tampa Bay‘s Nikita Kucherov won the Hart Trophy and the Ted Lindsay Award on Wednesday night, receiving the NHL’s highest honors for his 128-point regular season for the Lightning. The Russian right wing also formally picked up the Art Ross Trophy as the NHL’s top scorer at the hockey world’s annual Vegas ceremony, held this year at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Andrei Vasilevskiy, Kucherov’s
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Draft trades to watch – Why the fun could start as high as No. 4

[ad_1] 8:04 AM ETTim BontempsESPN NEW YORK -- With a lack of consensus after the first three picks, Thursday's NBA draft (7 p.m. ET on ESPN) comes with major questions surrounding potential trades throughout the first round.Last weekend's Anthony Davis trade agreement between the New Orleans Pelicans and Los Angeles Lakers only added to those questions, with the Pelicans acquiring No. 4 overall and having significant interest in trade talks
Hockey

The Latest: Tampa Bay’s Nikita Kucherov wins Hart Trophy

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Nikita Kucherov of the Tampa Bay Lightning has won the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player. The Russian right wing won the award for the first time after his prolific 128-point regular season. He beat out two-time MVP Sidney Crosby of Pittsburgh and 2017 Hart winner Connor McDavid. Kucherov, who turned
Hockey

The Latest: Tampa Bay’s Nikita Kucherov wins Hart Trophy

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the NHL Awards show (all times local): 7:20 p.m. Nikita Kucherov of the Tampa Bay Lightning has won the Hart Trophy as the NHL’s most valuable player. The Russian right wing won the award for the first time after his prolific 128-point regular season. He beat out two-time MVP Sidney Crosby of Pittsburgh and 2017 Hart winner Connor McDavid. Kucherov, who turned
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Track coach, subject of OTL investigation, arrested on charges of molesting a former athlete

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES -- Police on Wednesday arrested a one-time Olympian and longtime track coach on charges of molesting a former athlete -- one of nearly three dozen men who told Outside the Lines the coach sexually abused them over the past 44 years.Conrad Avondale Mainwaring, 67, has been charged with one felony count of sexual battery by fraud, which is punishable by up to four years in prison. When
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Tampa duo Kucherov, Vasilevskiy win top awards

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS -- Nikita Kucherov of the Tampa Bay Lightning was awarded the Hart Trophy, given to the NHL's most valuable player, on Wednesday night at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas.The Russian right wing won the award for the first time after his prolific 128-point regular season. He beat out two-time MVP Sidney Crosby of Pittsburgh and 2017 Hart winner Connor McDavid.Kucherov, who turned 26 on Monday, also
Hockey

Ryan O’Reilly awarded Selke Trophy for best defensive forward

[ad_1] Ryan O’Reilly of the Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues has won his first Selke Trophy as the NHL’s top defensive forward. O’Reilly beat out Boston’s Patrice Bergeron, a four-time Selke winner and a finalist for the eighth consecutive year, and Vegas’ Mark Stone. O’Reilly was the Blues’ top scorer with 77 points, including 28 goals in his first season in St. Louis. He also compiled a plus-22 rating
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Space Jam 2 cast to include AD, CP3

[ad_1] The cast of Space Jam 2, which will star LeBron James, will include his new teammate, Anthony Davis, as well as Portland star Damian Lillard, Warriors swingman Klay Thompson, and James' Banana Boat pal, Chris Paul, according to multiple reports.WNBA great Diana Taurasi will also have a role, as will the Ogwumike sisters, Nneka and Chiney, who play for the Los Angeles Sparks, according to the reports.The cast was