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NBA draft boasts most international first round ever

Sports Illustrated's Maggie Gray, Ben Golliver, David Gardner and Luke Winn break down the NBA-record 14 foreign-born players selected in the first round Thursday night.

Soccer Player Gets Red Card for Farting

Adam Lindin Ljungkvist is a soccer player in Sweden, and got a red card for passing gas. If farting unsportsmanlike? Keri Lumm (@thekerilumm) reports.

So Many International Players Got Picked In The NBA Draft

The NBA Draft set a record for most international players taken in the first round. Whether that's a good thing depends on who you ask.

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Biggest surprises of the 2016 NBA draft

Sports Illustrated's Maggie Gray, Ben Golliver, David Gardner and Luke Winn discuss the biggest surprises of the 2016 NBA draft.

LEADING OFF: Reyes return to New York? Garza boosts Brewers

LEADINLEADING OFF: Reyes return to New York? Garza boosts Brewers, Wright ramps up Red Sox, Mondesi set to play after suspension

Experts: weak launch in Britain for DraftKings

Gambling analysts say DraftKings has struggled to break out in Britain since the daily fantasy sports company launched to fanfare in February

A look at this year's NBA draft style

NBA hopefuls wore their best and waited for their names to be called in the NBA Draft.

Red Sox rally with 4 runs in 9th for 8-7 win over Rangers

Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning and Dustin Pedroia scored the tiebreaking run on a wild pitch as the Boston Red Sox rallied for an 8-7 win over the Texas Rangers

President Obama Isn't Feeling This Cavaliers Player's Shirtless Look

While congratulating Cleveland Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue for winning the NBA championship, President Obama took a jab at player J.R. Smith.

Maple Leafs select Arizona-born Matthews No. 1 in NHL draft

The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Arizona-born center Auston Matthews with the first pick in the NHL draft Friday night

Simone Biles on top again at US gymnastics championships

Simone Biles can start packing for Rio de Janeiro whenever she likes

Lakers, Nuggets and Timberwolves among winners of 2016 NBA draft

SI's panel of experts takes a look at which teams made the best selections in the first round of the 2016 NBA draft.

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Joyce helps Pirates snap Dodgers' 6-game win streak, 8-6

Matt Joyce homered and doubled among his three hits as Pittsburgh beat Los Angeles 8-6 on Friday night, ending the Dodgers' six-game winning streak and giving Pirates manager Clint Hurdle his 1,000th career victory

Skal Labissiere teams with Demarcus Cousins to give Kings all-Kentucky frontcourt

SI's panel of experts looks at how Skal Labissiere will fit in with the Sacramento Kings.

Betances, Miller, Chapman perfect again, Yanks top Twins 5-3

Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller, Aroldis Chapman perfect again, with Chapman striking out side on 11 strikes to complete Yankees' 5-3 win over Twins

Canelo Alvarez And Triple G Finally Agree To Fight — In Fall 2017

It's the most anticipated matchup since the Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao bout, but reports say no official contracts have been signed.

Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay clean

Text: Lawyer seeks plea deal, doubts Manziel can stay clean

Kris Dunn finds himself in great situation with Timberwolves

SI's panel of experts looks at how Kris Dunn will fit in with Karl-Anthony Towns, Andrew Wiggins and the rest of the Minnesota Timberwolves.

World doping watchdog shuts down Rio Olympic laboratory

The World Anti-Doping Agency has stopped the laboratory in Rio de Janeiro from conducting tests just weeks before the Olympic Games open in the city

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Reds open weekend of honoring Pete Rose by reuniting Machine

Pete Rose says that in some ways, it's more satisfying to be added to the Cincinnati Reds' Hall of Fame than it was to get his record-setting hit No. 4,192

Report: Thunder trade Serge Ibaka to Magic

The Thunder have traded forward Serge Ibaka to the Magic, reports The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski. In return, OKC will get Victor Oladipo, Ersan Ilyasova and the rights to Domantas Sabonis.

WNBA raises awareness, money for Orlando nightclub victims

Breanna Stewart took the time before the Seattle Storm's game Friday night to write the names of the 49 victims of the Orlando shooting on her colorful shoes