Basketball

Top NBA prospects denied eligibility by G League

A number of 2018 first-round prospects — including potential lottery pick Mitchell Robinson, who withdrew from Western Kentucky before the season started — have inquired about the possibility of playing in the G League this season but were told they are ineligible, a league source told ESPN. That ineligibility stems from a rule that prevents […]

Football

World Cup 2018 – which teams have qualified, and what are their prospects?

Germany are the defending world champions, having beaten Argentina 1-0 in the 2014 final World Cup qualifying is in full swing, and five countries have already booked their places alongside hosts Russia at next summer’s tournament. Five-time winners Brazil are there, as are Roberto Martinez’s Belgium, the impenetrable Iran, plus Mexico and Japan. So how […]

Hockey

Memorial Cup showcases Canadian NHL teams’ prospects – NHL on CBC Sports

Several Canadian NHL teams are keeping a close eye on their prospects competing in the Memorial Cup in Windsor, Ont. The Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets are among the teams who have draftees playing prominent roles in the Canadian junior championship tournament, and it may only be a matter of time before those players find their way to […]