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by | April 13, 2018 | 18:47

Embiid said it is "unlikely but still a chance" that he plays in the Sixers' first playoff game this weekend.David Liam Kyle/NBAE/Getty ImagesMark Sobhani/NBAE/Getty ImagesIrving has worn a mask not once, but twice. The Sixers were 2-2 against the Pacers during the regular season and they're the last team that the Sixers lost to, while the Sixers were 1-1 against Houston.

by | April 13, 2018 | 18:37

Royal Challengers Bangalore ( RCB ) on Tuesday will take on Kings XI Punjab ( KXIP ) in the Indian Premier League ( IPL ) match and astrologer believes that KXIP will emerge victorious. The Karnataka batsman will look to carry on the momentum on his home ground. Punjab will find it hard to include Chris Gayle in the playing eleven and team has to gel well against a strong RCB line-up.

by | April 13, 2018 | 18:33

Sources close to Ander Herrera insist the player did not deliberately spit on Manchester City's badge during Saturday's Manchester derby. "I was working really hard, because I tried to build motivational training sessions with new exercises, with things that could motivate them, with little tactical things that I know for the players is motivation".

by | April 13, 2018 | 18:07

The 82-game regular season is officially in the books. This could be good for the Predators, as they will be much sharper for a ridiculously tough second-round matchup (whether it be Winnipeg or Minnesota). Colorado is already entering the playoffs without their starting goaltender, Semyon Varlamov , and one of their cornerstone defensemen, Erik Johnson .

by | April 13, 2018 | 14:51

They moved on by knocking out Barcelona , who held a 4-1 advantage after the first leg before Roma won 3-0 at home to advance on away goals. - In the history of the competition, there have been 312 occasions of the home team losing the first leg of a knockout tie - only six of those sides have progressed.

by | April 13, 2018 | 13:30

Whalen returns to those same Gophers after destroying the program's record book in the early 2000s, finishing her career as Minnesota's all-time points leader, along with being second all-time in assists and third all-time in steals. In a seperate statement from Whalen, issued by the Lynx, she said: "I would like to thank Coach Reeve and the Lynx organization for their support during this process".

by | April 13, 2018 | 13:17

World Under-23 Mountain Bike silver medallist Alan Hatherly produced an impressive performance to bag South Africa's first medal in the event claiming the bronze. But the jubilation in the Pakistan camp did not last long as Aware pulled off a takedown before managing an ankle hold and to roll Bilal over several times for a 10-4 lead.

by | April 13, 2018 | 12:02

In India's account so far, there have been 34 medals in all the sports, including 16 gold, eight silver and ten bronze medals. In the qualifiers, Anish was atop with a qualifying score 580 points while compatriot Neeraj Kumar finished a spot below with a score of 579 points.

by | April 13, 2018 | 11:27

A trip to the final in Kiev could be on the cards for five-time European champions Liverpool, but they will have to progress through the semi-finals first, with their fate being decided in Nyon, Switzerland, on Friday afternoon. The Brazilian was undoubtedly the Reds' star man prior to his mammoth £142m transfer to Camp Nou, however Liverpool have gone from strength to strength without Coutinho as Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Coutinho's Brazilian compatriot Roberto Firmino have all struck ...

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:52

The Cameroon team reported to Queensland Police that five boxers and three weightlifters had gone missing from the Athletes' Village in three waves from Sunday to Wednesday. "As National's new spokesperson for Sport and Recreation, it is great to support our athletes as they compete on the world stage and also to learn from other countries about policies that may be beneficial to New Zealand athletes".

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:41

Atletico Madrid suffered a 1-0 defeat away to Sporting Lisbon , but the result was just enough to allow Diego Simeone's men to go through 2-1 on aggregate. Yet the tie was soon level as Stefan Ilsanker scored an own goal and Bouna Sarr added a second before Florian Thauvin's effort gave Marseille an aggregate lead prior to half-time.

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:40

That must surely mark some milestone in the process of capitalism engulfing culture. The news comes after Seven Media recently lost its tennis rights to Nine, over a $300 million deal. A partnership built on common values and vision to mutually build the game and Nine's business as we connect with more audiences the way they choose.

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:02

Up to that point, Wallace had led by example for Baylor, averaging 12.9 points, 5.3 assists, and 5 rebounds per game whilst picking up a unanimous All-Big 12 first team selection as well as a Big 12 All-Defensive Team selection for her trademark efforts at the other end of the court.

by | April 13, 2018 | 08:31

Tiger Woods has officially committed to the season's second major at Shinnecock Hills in NY as the U.S. Woods, a three-time victor of this event, is using the last of his 10 exemptions from winning the 2008 U.S. He will receive future exemptions if he finishes in this year's top 10, qualifies for the 2018 Tour Championship or plays his way into the top 60 in the world by next year's event.

by | April 13, 2018 | 08:22

Even UFC president Dana White admitted his brain was scrambled and he was running on fumes when he spoke at his post-fight media availability early Sunday morning. Even after all the years I've been commentating I still learn something new about the position with each and every event, and when that stops happening that will most likely be when I quit.

by | April 13, 2018 | 08:04

Throughout the entire early months of the Dolphins off-season, Jarvis Landry maintained his personal worth estimate and that figure was between $14 million and $15 million per season. He arrived in Cleveland on a franchise tag, which was slated to pay him $15,982,000 in 2018. The Dolphins have since used the money they saved to sign receivers Danny Amendola and Albert Wilson in free agency.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:32

Their recent decision to ask for too much in an Odell Beckham trade (they could have gotten at least a first round pick) indicates their interest in winning now. After the two key players went down, the Texans were unable to recover. It's a huge risk, but the Browns are willing to take it. Would any of those teams trade back into the first round to get Jackson if he fell to No.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:55

Players on the Broncos were from communities across Saskatchewan, Alberta and Manitoba. On Friday, the Humboldt Broncos, a team in a Canadian Junior Hockey League , was traveling to a playoff game when its bus collided with a truck. Broncos head coach Darcy Haugan, team captain Logan Schatz and radio announcer Tyler Bieber all died in the accident. 12 of the survivors are still in a Saskatoon Hospital, and four are in critical condition.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:43

Chasing a modest target of 148, Hyderabad were cruising along at 73 for 1 before an inexplicable batting collapse left them staring at defeat. Hooda remained unbeaten on 33 off 25 balls and Stanlake, who was mobbed by his teammates, was undefeated on five.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:38

President Trump discussed the deepening Syrian crisis with the Turkish president last night as both Washington and Moscow bid for Ankara's favour before any military action in repsonse to last weekend's alleged gas attack that killed dozens of civilians.

by | April 13, 2018 | 00:59

So what will the brackets produce for a 2018 NBA Finals matchup? The Rockets go into the playoffs with their best ever record. The Timberwolves had to win their final three games, including a play-in showdown with the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday, just to get into the playoff field.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:34

Kidambi Srikanth joined the elite list on Thursday as he became World No. 1 in men's singles category after Badminton World Federation (BWF) updated its weekly rankings. "It will help him focus more on winning tournaments", the former Indian shuttler was quoted as saying by the report. The 25-year-old this week defeated three-time Olympic silver medallist Lee Chong Wei in the mixed team final to earn India their first-ever Commonwealth Games gold in the event.

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:11

But there will be a lot of interest in Fury's ring return, even if a fight with Joshua is some way off. The former WBA-WBO-IBF world heavyweight champion will end an exile of over two-and-a-half years in what he considers his home city. Timing, reflexes are better than they've ever been". He had received a ban for a failed drugs test but later accepted a retrospective suspension from the British Boxing Board of Control, which has enabled him to make his return following his public ...

by | April 12, 2018 | 22:08

The Seahawks are in the market for No. 2 quarterback behind starter Russell Wilson . In other words, the team wanted a guarantee Colin would stand during the anthem. The protest drew both criticism and support , and gained widespread attention over the course of the 2016-17 and 2017-18 seasons. There should be much more to come on this front that will undoubtedly have a significant impact on Kaepernick's future in the NFL .

by | April 12, 2018 | 19:04

On Monday, expect periods of rain switching to a 70 per cent chance of nighttime showers or flurries, a high of 2 C and a low of -1 C. In some areas of southern Ontario "much longer" freezing rain can be on Saturday and Sunday, April 14 and 15.

by | April 12, 2018 | 18:20

He nearly moved to Barcelona last summer, only for the deal to break down. On Wednesday, we covered Il Mattino's claims that Maurizio Sarri's agent and Chelsea had held "not just informal" talks about the Napoli manager potentially taking over from Antonio Conte , and now Gazzetta dello Sport have a little bit more.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:51

The Club World Cup is now being played by six club continental champions and the national champion of the host nation. The South African national team have continued a steady rise in recent months, starting the year in 81st place before going 78th in January, 77th in February and 76th in March prior to the release of the April rankings.

by | April 12, 2018 | 17:28

But the Liverpool defense stood resilient, despite conceding an early goal to the relentless attack. Firmino will be hoping that his breakfast will fuel him on to a great end to the season with Jurgen Klopp's outfit. Jürgen Klopp's team saw the three-goal lead they accrued in last week's last-eight first leg get reduced inside the opening two minutes at Etihad Stadium, as Gabriel Jesus slotted in to give Manchester City the advantage on the night.

by | April 12, 2018 | 16:09

The first legs of the semi-finals are scheduled for Tuesday, April 24 and Wednesday, April 25. Liverpool FC will now be eagerly anticipating Friday's semi-final draw as the Reds discover their opponents for the last four. "But that's what we will do". After reaching the last four of Europe's elite club competition, former England and Marseille winger Chris Waddle believes Liverpool will be fearless.

by | April 12, 2018 | 15:54

He broke onto the scene in 2016 after just 11 catches for 120 yards and zero touchdowns in 2015, quickly developing into the Bears' go-to option in 2016 with 66 catches for 888 yards and four touchdowns. New Orleans is getting a valuable weapon to its already potent offense. It also doesn't help his case given that the front office has already added a pair of wide receivers in former Pro Bowler Allen Robinson and Taylor Gabriel to fill his void.

by | April 12, 2018 | 14:17

The missing members were part of a training camp in Warwick, 130 kilometres south-west of Brisbane, before landing on the Gold Coast . "This green and gold is pretty special to me and it doesn't matter how many Tour de France or Paris-Roubaix you've done".

by | April 12, 2018 | 14:15

The Knicks have fired head coach Jeff Hornacek after his second season with the club, according to several reports. As it turns out, it was also the last game that Hornacek is going to coach for the Knicks after the team made a decision to part ways with the bench tactician, per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski .

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:54

But Zimmerman claimed afterward that he avoided a broken jaw this time because of fix work done after the last time he was hit by a ball in 2007. Kipnis was just the second batter to face Zimmermann. His toughness in returning quickly from that injury impressed the Nationals, who drafted him in the second round that year and with whom he spent his first seven major league seasons before signing a free agent deal with the Tigers in 2015.

by | April 12, 2018 | 12:09

Juve had drawn level on aggregate with a stirring comeback from a 3-0 first leg loss in Turin only for Cristiano Ronaldo to step up after a long delay to smash the penalty home and send the holders through. "It will not take away everything he has done, even if it's a shame to end his Champions League career this way". "The referee blew for a foul that only he saw", Buffon told beIN Sports.

by | April 12, 2018 | 11:52

It's encouraging for Fultz and just another reason for the 76ers to feel great going into the playoffs, where they have clinched the Eastern Conference's No. - shot 46 percent on 3s (11 of 24). With the Sixers up 39, fans started chanting "Trust the Process!" On the season, the 76ers are averaging 109.6 points, 47.3 rebounds and 27.0 assists per game.