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Joel Embiid Whips Ball At Eric Bledsoe Who Is Then Promptly Ejected Joel Embiid Whips Ball At Eric Bledsoe Who Is Then Promptly Ejected
- Апреля 07, 2019

Sidney Moncrief Q&A: "Giannis is the most unique thing talent the National Basketball Association has seen in a long, long time": Alex Kennedy over at Hoops Hype talked with Bucks legend Sidney Moncrief about today's National Basketball Association, his days playing under head coach Don Nelson while in Milwaukee, why he think Giannis Antetokounmpo is this year's MVP, and much more. (more...)
Candlelight vigil held in St. Louis for Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle Candlelight vigil held in St. Louis for Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle
- Апреля 07, 2019

Nipsey Hussle's family will honor him with a memorial service at Staples Center in Los Angeles this week. Logistically speaking, Staples Center employees have apparently already been tipped off to add Thursday morning to their work schedules, and equipment rentals are already happening. (more...)
Kerr on LeBron missing playoffs: I'm disappointed Kerr on LeBron missing playoffs: I'm disappointed
- Апреля 07, 2019

Co-owner Jeanie Buss says the Lakers had their entire squad available to play in just five games all season. The Lakers will have over $38 million to throw at one of those players. "The fantastic part", said Marks, is that the two longtime underdog franchises "are going to be probably one and two as far as the leaders in the clubhouse to attract one of these players". (more...)
IPL 2019, CSK vs KXIP: Turning point - MS Dhoni’s late onslaught IPL 2019, CSK vs KXIP: Turning point - MS Dhoni’s late onslaught
- Апреля 07, 2019

Successive dismissals of du Plessis and Suresh Raina, both off length balls that merited more caution than impulsive heaves, proved to be the killer blows. With bowling figures of 4-1-17-2, veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was the pick of the bowlers for CSK and was also awarded the " Man of the Match " award. (more...)
Lakers' Ball splits with agent Lakers' Ball splits with agent
- Апреля 07, 2019

On Thursday, Ball said in a statement that he and his agent Harrison Gaines had mutually parted ways. Lonzo Ball has been making some big changes lately to possibly distancing himself from the Big Baller Brand, but that does not mean his relationship with his father has changed. (more...)
IPL: Alzarri demolishes SRH for famous win IPL: Alzarri demolishes SRH for famous win
- Апреля 07, 2019

Alzarri didn't stop there! In defence of their 136-7, Mumbai - whose bowling coach is former New Zealand global Shane Bond - bowled the hosts out for 96 in 17.4 overs, thanks to the stunning efforts of Joseph, who claimed just the third six-for in IPL history, and the eighth-best T20 figures of all-time. (more...)
Hong Kong Sevens preview: England look to build on encouraging start Hong Kong Sevens preview: England look to build on encouraging start
- Апреля 07, 2019

New Zealand have gotten off to the flawless start at the Hong Kong Sevens, trouncing trans-Tasman rivals Australia 40-19 in their opening pool match. The three-day men's tournament reaches its climax on Sunday with the semi-finals, third/fourth place play-off and final taking place, with all matches shown live on Sky Sports Action . (more...)
Stephen Curry reveals who the NBA's most effective defender against him is Stephen Curry reveals who the NBA's most effective defender against him is
- Апреля 07, 2019

Warriors fans will hope that Curry correcting his eye issues will help down the home straight in the National Basketball Association regular season and through to the playoffs. A side effect of the condition is blurred or distorted vision. In the stretch of games which followed the NBA All-Star game, the point guard was shooting 36.6 per-cent from three-point range, making 48 of 131 shots. (more...)
Warriors tighten West top seed grip with Lakers whipping Warriors tighten West top seed grip with Lakers whipping
- Апреля 06, 2019

The defending National Basketball Association champions also hold the tiebreaker over the Nuggets in the race for the top seed. "Obviously, the franchise is going to live forever". The fourth quarter was nothing more than a nationally televised audition among the Lakers' bench for future jobs with team owner Jeanie Buss leaving early. (more...)
Russell Westbrook Dedicates Second Ever 20-20-20 Game to Nipsey Hussle Russell Westbrook Dedicates Second Ever 20-20-20 Game to Nipsey Hussle
- Апреля 06, 2019

Russell Westbrook became just the second player in National Basketball Association history to post 20 points, 20 rebounds and 20 assists in a game as the Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 119-103. "Each game is important now", Westbrook said . "I knew that he had a close friend pass away", Donovan said. "But I think for Russell, that was something that really meant a lot to him, and he basically talked to me a little bit about it after the game". (more...)
Arsenal's Ozil ready to start more away games, says Emery Arsenal's Ozil ready to start more away games, says Emery
- Апреля 06, 2019

Unai Emery praised Mesut Ozil for the way he has responded to his demands, stating that he is "very happy" with the midfielder's form. "Sometimes he played because we need him and now it's the same", Emery said, quoted by The Mirror . When asked who is their most improved player, Emery told Copa 90: "We are 25 players, and can only play 11, 18 in the squad, it's very hard to give everyone an opportunity to improve". (more...)
Raheem Sterling buys 550 FA Cup tickets for kids at old school Raheem Sterling buys 550 FA Cup tickets for kids at old school
- Апреля 06, 2019

An estimated 92 per cent of pupils at the school come from a minority ethnic background, with 36 per cent on free meals. He hasn't made a fuss over it and he doesn't really want attention. City received an extra 2,000 tickets in addition to the 30,000 they had initially been allocated for the Seagulls clash . The club say those are the more expensive tickets, with prices going up to £120, and all categories of tickets remain on general sale. (more...)
Raul Jimenez seal four-year deal with Wolverhampton Wanderers Raul Jimenez seal four-year deal with Wolverhampton Wanderers
- Апреля 06, 2019

Jimenez joined newly-promoted Wolves on a temporary deal from Benfica at the start of the Premier League season and has proven an instant hit at Molineux . "From the second he walked through the door, he settled straight into the group". Jimenez is delighted to be staying put, telling Wolves' official website : "It's a great honour for me to now be a permanent member of the team". (more...)
Eagles move to third in Africa — FIFA ranking Eagles move to third in Africa — FIFA ranking
- Апреля 06, 2019

Belgium edges World Cup victor France for the top spot and Brazil remains No. 3. This also means that Vietnam maintains its position as the best team in Southeast Asia, managing to improve its ranking despite not playing any match in March. (more...)
'The King is back!' - Liverpool fans rejoice as Salah ends drought 'The King is back!' - Liverpool fans rejoice as Salah ends drought
- Апреля 06, 2019

Mohamed Salah ran the length of the Southampton half and clipped in a finish to edge Liverpool in front and Jordan Henderson added gloss to the turnaround soon after. "But I'm still very proud". "It was a first goal for Naby, who is working very hard every day in training so to get the start and score a goal was fantastic for him". (more...)
Man United join Saul race City identify Rodri as alternative Man United join Saul race City identify Rodri as alternative
- Апреля 06, 2019

Either way, it looks like Atletico have a real fight on their hands to keep key midfielders from making summer moves to Manchester. This season, Rodri has scored 2 goals in 39 appearances for Atletico Madrid . Manchester United want Atletico Madrid's Saul Niguez as a potential replacement for Ander Herrera , according to ESPN FC . The 22-year-old only joined Atleti from Villarreal in a deal worth an initial €20m plus a further €5m in add-ons last Summer and Guardiola reportedly ... (more...)
Klopp unconcerned by Salah's eight-game barren spell Klopp unconcerned by Salah's eight-game barren spell
- Апреля 06, 2019

It might not be as exciting in the stats or whatever but Mo has scored 17 goals and seven assists [in the Premier League ]. "Mo feels the same, as long as he's involved and as long as there's chances there's no doubt because he's always with the speed and this gives us so much space in different moments to play - he's always a threat in behind". (more...)
Malkin: 'I feel I'm ready to play' before playoffs begin Malkin: 'I feel I'm ready to play' before playoffs begin
- Апреля 06, 2019

He has five goals and eight assists during a five-game point streak. "I believe in this group", coach Mike Sullivan said . "I thought taking a little bit more time to get better was a better idea". Bertuzzi's second goal put Detroit ahead to stay with 9:34 left in the second period. The Pittsburgh Penguins certainly need him. He added an empty-netter with 2:24 left to tie his career high of 24 goals. (more...)
Raiders release WR Seth Roberts Raiders release WR Seth Roberts
- Апреля 06, 2019

When the Raiders signed Grant on Wednesday, the ripple effect was that the team would cut Seth Roberts , who has played his entire career with the organization. Roberts joined the Raiders as an undrafted rookie in 2014 and spent the season on Oakland's practice squad. Roberts was in line to make $4.45 million in base salary for the upcoming season with an opportunity to make $35,000 in bonuses. (more...)
Shakur Stevenson’s Miami Beach brawl video released Shakur Stevenson’s Miami Beach brawl video released
- Апреля 06, 2019

A man alongside Stevenson, who was identified as fellow boxer David Grayton, 32, was seen fighting with two unidentified women, WSVN reported. Emergence of the footage has been met with a backlash online, and has seen Stevenson, who is signed with promotional kingpin Bob Arum's company Top Rank, been labelled a " coward " and a " scumbag " from outraged fans, professionals and some journalists. (more...)