The 2018 NBA Draft order is set

Matt York/AP The order for the 2018 NBA Draft is set. The Phoenix Suns won the lottery drawing on Tuesday; they had the best odds. The Sacramento Kings were the biggest winners, jumping from the likely seventh pick in the draft to the second. The 2018 NBA Draft order is set. Tuesday’s lottery drawing set […]

The First Draft of Denis Villeneuve’s ‘Dune’ is Done, Pre-Production Begins “Soon”

Denis Villeneuve‘s Dune adaptation is finally coming together. The French-Canadian director gave an update on his highly anticipated take on Frank Herbert‘s notoriously difficult-to-adapt sci-fi series, which has challenged and felled great directors like David Lynch, Ridley Scott, and Alejandro Jodorowsky. Now Villeneuve is stepping up to the plate with his two-part adaptation, having already completed the […]

NHL draft lottery: Sabres get 1st-overall pick, Canadiens improve to 3rd

The Buffalo Sabres will have the first overall pick in the NHL draft. The Carolina Hurricanes will pick second and the Montreal Canadiens will go third in this summer’s draft. The Ottawa Senators fell from second to fourth in the draft order, the Vancouver Canucks will go seventh and the Edmonton Oilers are No. 10. […]

The NFL Draft always turns into a scramble for quarterbacks, and this year might be more insane than usual

David Zalubowski/AP The NFL Draft typically turns into a race for the top quarterbacks, as teams look for answers at the game’s most crucial position. ESPN’s Mel Kiper projects teams will draft four QBs with the first five picks and five among the first 15. There could still be some movement, with teams looking for […]

A running back some consider one of the best players in the NFL draft is putting up freakish numbers at the combine

Joe Robbins/Getty Penn State running back Saquon Barkley has turned heads at the NFL combine. Barkley not only put up more bench press repetitions than some offensive linemen, but showed an impressive jumping and sprinting ability. Already considered one of the best prospects in the draft, Barkley has only helped hs draft stock, and it’s […]

Canucks to host 2019 NHL draft: reports

Fans of the Vancouver Canucks will get a close-up view of the team’s rebuilding process if reports prove true that the team will play host to the NHL entry draft in June 2019. The Canucks have scheduled a media conference on Wednesday at Rogers Arena that will include NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, Canucks president of hockey operations […]

UN Security Council passes Russia-sponsored resolution on Yemen after UK's Iran-bashing draft fails

The UN Security Council has unanimously adopted a Russia-tabled draft that will see a technical extension of sanctions against Yemen. It comes after Russia vetoed a rival resolution that blamed Iran for fueling the conflict there. All 15 UNSC members voted in favor of the draft resolution on Yemen, put forward by Russia as a […]

Lavrov: US & allies refuse to amend UN draft to include guarantee militants honor Syria ceasefire

Washington and its allies refuse to amend a resolution drafted by the UN Security Council to include guarantees that militants will observe the ceasefire in Syria, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said. Read more Russia is ready to vote for the UNSC draft, but for the proposal to yield real results, it needs “a formula […]