Embiid is right. Should the pair stay healthy and should the Sixers continue to build on their success in the right way, the Sixers should have a bright, competitive future. 76ers president and general manager Bryan Colangelo also has plenty of tools to strengthen the roster. If the Los Angeles Lakers' pick lands at #1 or at #6 to 30, the pick will go to Philly.
Australia's Rohan Dennis has relinquished the overall Giro d'Italia lead to Britain's Simon Yates , who finished second in the gruelling stage-six climb to the top of Sicily's Mount Etna. Chaves is third overall, 26 seconds behind the 25-year-old Yates. France's Kenny Elissonde helped shepherd Sky teammate Froome onto the climb with the four-time Tour de France victor finishing tenth among first chasing group alongside defending champion Tom Dumoulin .
Preview: Comfortably placed atop the Indian Premier League ( IPL ) points table, Sunrisers Hyderabad ( SRH ) will look to extend their five-match winning streak when they face bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils at the Ferozshah Kotla on Thursday.
His compatriot Marouane Fellaini , who started last week's 1-0 league defeat at Brighton & Hove Albion, will also miss the trip to the London Stadium with a muscular problem. It's probably fair to say the 22-year-old would get a lot more game time in Germany, especially if the club were to sell Christian Pulisic in the summer.
It's also the first Game 7 Nashville has ever played at home. The Jets will play the first Game 7 in franchise history that night. NHL betting pick, via OddsShark computer: 3.6-2.4, Predators ( NHL picks on every game ). The eventual Stanley Cup champion in each of the past five seasons has won a Game 7 along the way. The game will be played in Nashville, where there's one slightly illicit tradition that can be as much of a spectacle as the game itself.
Danny Cipriani has been recalled to the England squad for next month's three-Test tour of South Africa , three years after his last appearance. Yes, Jones has opted to rest a handful of senior personnel like scrumhalf Danny Care, tighthead prop Dan Cole and loose forward James Haskell - regular captain and feisty hooker Dylan Hartley is also unavailable due to concussion issue - but otherwise his party looks roughly of the equivalent staffing strength the Boks might boast, for ...
Peyton Manning isn't interested in TV analyst jobs, but he could be returning to the National Football League as a part-time owner. Billionaire Ben Navarro has reached out to former National Football League quarterback Peyton Manning to gauge his interest in being part of the Carolina Panthers' potential new ownership group.
It's now six north west players in the squad as Young joins, Andy McBrine, Stuart Thompson, William Porterfield, Niall O'Brien and Boyd Rankin. Ireland's Test cricket journey begins in Dublin against the visiting Pakistan . "It is going to be very hard to organise three or five-game series with the cost that is involved in organising them", said Porterfield, who played English county cricket for both Gloucestershire and Warwickshire.
Neymar will become a Real Madrid player this summer, according to one of their former stars. Madrid-based publication AS claim Real Madrid president Florentino Perez is keen on making Neymar their latest Galactico but will have to break the transfer record if he is to land the Brazilian.
They need to beat Stoke City at the weekend and hope that Huddersfield fail to pick up any points against Chelsea and Arsenal in their remaining two games or that Saints lose heavily to Pep Guardiola's Premier League champions. "But you can use those things to your benefit and use them as a motivating factor". Yet, his mission was accomplished after substitute Manolo Gabbiadini's second-half victor moved Southampton three points clear of the drop zone for their second league win in ...
It was Djokovic's first victory over a top-20 opponent since the Serb overcame Monfils at Eastbourne in June. Eighth-seeded Belgian David Goffin eliminated the Netherlands' Robin Haase 7-5, 6-3. However, the Czech broke serve in the 11th game to win a tense battle. The 31-year-old Russian, who entered the tournament on the back of four consecutive defeats, rallied from 3-1 down before snatching the opening set with a ferocious forehand.
He left the game and was snubbed by Hall of Fame voters because of his association with baseball's PED scandal. He played for the Texas Rangers, Baltimore Orioles and Chicago Cubs over a 20-year career that ended abruptly in 2005 after he became the first Major League Baseball player suspended for steroid use.
The game had started at 7pm on Wednesday night in Charlotte, North Carolina, but lasted six hours six minutes. He made a great save on an Alex Krushelnyski shot midway in the third period, keeping the game tied. Shots were 41-24 Charlotte through regulation. The Checkers again outshot the Phantoms , 14-9, in the fourth overtime as each goalie continued to keep his team in the game.
The English left back has been nearly ever present for West Brom this season, under Tony Pulis , Alan Pardew and the current unbeaten run under Darren Moore , who has just won the Premier League manager of the Month. Current caretaker manager, Darren Moore's rescue act of 11 points from five games, including a 1-0 win at Old Trafford, was, sadly, too late to stop West Brom from ending their eight-year stay in the EPL, joining Stoke City who were relegated last weekend.
He is yet to start training according to the latest report by Daily Star UK, and there is now panic at Anfield that he could be out of the Champions League final. Zidane revealed Ronaldo was walking and could yet figure in the final league game of the season at Villarreal on May 20. Bale was eventually booked as was the usually even-tempered Messi, who made an uncharacteristically aggressive challenge on Sergio Ramos after the Real captain had an ugly confrontation with Suarez which ...
When asked about the material Brim used, Abdullah said she didn't ask Brim about it, her primary concern was looking after Brim since they were booked at the same facility where Wilson died. "They covered it up". Her death triggered protests from her family and Black Lives Matter activists, some of whom said Wilson wouldn't have killed herself and believed that an altercation involving officers was to blame, the Los Angeles Times reported.
Stevens can still take home the Red Auerbach Trophy for Coach of the Year, which is awarded based off a media vote compared to the NBCA vote that is done by the 30 National Basketball Association coaches. "Dwane Casey once again maximized the Toronto roster to achieve the top record in the Eastern Conference". Back in the regular season, the Celtics faced Cleveland three times and in those games, James put up 24.0 points on 53.7 percent shooting from the field with 10.3 rebounds and 8.3 ...
The free-falling National League club batted out of order in the first inning of an afternoon game against the lowly Cincinnati Reds , erasing an Asdrubal Cabrera double and undercutting a early rally in an eventual 2-1 defeat at Great American Ball Park.
His family request privacy". "I never have anything negative to say about the professionalism of my players during the season - this week was not different". Ryan Giggs told BBC Wales : "Now is the time to pray and hope he can make a full recovery". "That's the effect he had on people". "I know him better than most and I'm wishing him a speedy recovery".
The 24-year-old is set to join the Reds for a fee which is believed to be around £60 million. Fekir has made 38 appearances for Lyon so far this season, scoring 22 goals and assisting a further seven strikes. Liverpool - who are due to face Real Madrid in the Champions League final on May 26 - are yet to secure their spot in the elite European competition for next season.
Their 1-1 draw with Huddersfield means Tottenham are guaranteed Champions League football again after their 1-0 victory against Newcastle . With one game to go they trail Liverpool in fourth place by two points. Now Chelsea have to rely on the slim hope that they win their last match at Newcastle on Sunday while Champions League finalists Liverpool, on 72, lose at home to Brighton.
Wenger is leaving the Gunners at the end of the season after nearly 22 years in charge, and Arsenal's majority shareholder Stan Kroenke is understood to have been updated about the search for their next manager over the weekend. "In games like this you need a little time to get into gear, but we found the passing lines, the spaces opened up and naturally the technique emerged".
Boone said that Gardner was still getting on base, with 20 walks, tied for second on the team behind Judge and that the team's internal data - including exit velocity - showed that better luck was likely ahead. "You just have to keep working". Use the day for your advantage. Earlier this season, the Sox' best position player prospect, Michael Chavis , was suspended 80 games for testing positive for a performance enhancing substance.
So does me the world of good in lots of ways: confidence, belief. It's the sixth straight tournament in which Djokovic has failed to reach the quarterfinals. Wozniacki reached the 2009 final on debut and hasn't been close since. Edmund added: "That game in the third set was very key". Sloane Stephens cruised past Samantha Stosur 6-1, 6-3 in a matchup of U.S.
It is understood that the surgery went well, with reports suggesting the Scot has been able to talk to family and friends, although there has been no official update on his condition. And while there is the prospect of Mourinho handing club captain Carrick a sentimental place on the bench for the FA Cup Final against Chelsea at Wembley on May 19, the former Tottenham and England midfielder will be given the chance to bring down the curtain on his career against Watford .
United will look to return to winning ways in the English capital, before finishing their 2017-18 Premier League campaign at home to Watford on Sunday afternoon. "He will start the last match". The Hammers, managed by former United boss David Moyes, now have a lengthy injury list, with a number of players sidelined.
James had 29 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds in the Game 4 clincher-another terrific stat line that we've become accustomed to seeing from the 14-time All-Star. This was supposed to be the Raptors' time to get over the hump and vanquish their demons. It was their worst record on a team with LeBron James on it since they finished 45-37 in 2007-08.
Decisions had not been made for third-place finisher Audible or 17th-place finisher Noble Indy. Pletcher noted Vino Rosso would likely contest the June 9 Belmont Stakes in NY. He said he'll take him to Belmont Park and make an assessment of whether he wants to run him in the Preakness. He also said the heel bruise was a effect of traveling over a sloppy track in the Kentucky Derby .
The Belgian playmaker is widely regarded as one of the Premier League's finest attacking talents and he has played a key role in helping Chelsea FC to win the title in 2015 and 2017. Chelsea's win at Liverpool puts them within reach of a Champions League berth for next season, although it is still not in their own hands. That result helped them keep the pressure up on the Reds and Tottenham in the race for the top four.
In the last month we did this. If he were to return to Merseyside, which would be next Monday at the very earliest, he would still have just shy of a fortnight to prove he fit for the Champions League Final. I've never had fear of facing those kind of teams, but respect - and I still have that. The first half is likely to be a cagey affair but things should open up with a goal in the second half and we should see Chelsea repeat the 3-1 scoreline to complete a double over Huddersfield ...