The biggest winner is Westbrook himself.
USA TODAY Sports recaps the entire 2021 NBA draft with all 60 picks, plus pick-by-pick analysis on each of the first-round selections.
The images were circulated on Sunday, gaining attention on social media and appeared to show Rooney asleep with women beside him.
The MLB trade deadline is Friday, July 30 at 4 p.m. ET, the last opportunity for teams to upgrade heading into the pennant race.
In one of the most talented and deepest draft classes in recent memory, the Rockets and Pistons made the right moves, while the Thunder and Warriors didn't do enough.
A rival shooter called Foroughi's gold medal "pure nonsense."
Schwarber was on a historic home run stretch but has been on the IL for most of July.
The most highly anticipated NBA draft in nearly 20 years is complete, and certain teams came out of it much better than others.
It will be a challenge, but there are plenty of reasons to think the Lakers' acquisition of Russell Westbrook could put them back in the title hunt.
The Packers didn’t make one concession in the negotiations that got Aaron Rodgers back in the fold. They made two. Per multiple reports, the new Rodgers contract both removes the 2023 season and eliminates the team’s ability to recover $11.5 million in unearned bonus money in the event Rodgers retires or holds out in 2022. [more]
Getting Moses Moody with the No. 14 overall pick was the steal of the draft.
Xander Schauffele shot a sparkling eight-under 63 at the Olympic golf on Friday as he put the United States in the gold medal position before the second round was abandoned for the day due to a late threat of lightning. Schauffele is sharing the Games experience with his swing coach father Stefan, whose dreams of representing Germany in Olympic track and field were dashed nearly 40 years ago when he lost an eye in a car crash. The 27-year-old Californian made his father proud as he roared home with three consecutive birdies, rolling in a 13-foot putt on the 18th at Kasumigaseki Country Club to pip Mexico's Carlos Ortiz (67) for the lead with an 11-under total of 131.
LOS ANGELES (AP) The Los Angeles Lakers selected Isaiah Jackson in the first round of Thursday's NBA draft, but he wasn't with the team for long. The Lakers traded the rights to the 6-foot-11 forward from Kentucky to the Indiana Pacers via the Washington Wizards. The Wizards were originally in line to get Thursday's No. 21 overall selection as part of a larger deal where the Lakers are acquiring All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook from Washington for Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Montrezl Harrell.
A tough way for Aron Baynes' Olympic run to end.
The defending World Series champs stunned the baseball world by agreeing to a trade with the Nationals that includes two stars.
This time the no-holds-bar political commentator had her eyes set on Simone Biles' withdrawal from the Women's all-around competition..
LeBron James gets a third version of the Big 3 with Russell Westbrook, but the Lakers also had sights on another free agent.
Mexico will face the USMNT in the Gold Cup final after beating Canada in highly controversial fashion.
A reporter accused Murphy of ruining a Russian swimmer's moment. But how many moments have IOC and others allowed to be tinged by Russia's participation?
Alexander Zverev won nine of the last 10 games against Novak Djokovic to take the win.