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by | February 01, 2019 | 06:39

It's also possible the Knicks will receive a future first-round pick or other draft considerations but those details have yet to be confirmed. Porzingis has not played since tearing his ACL in February 2018. From beyond the arc, he had steadily improved to the point where he was hitting 40 percent of his threes while taking almost five per game. The team had been searching for its new cornerstones to build around with Dirk Nowitzki's career nearing its end, and it appears to have the ...

by | February 01, 2019 | 04:39

Jaylen Brown #7 of the Boston Celtics shoots the ball against the Charlotte Hornets on January 30 2019 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. But their hands are tied until the trade deadline as they can not have two players on designated contracts and at the moment Kyrie Irving is on one.

by | January 31, 2019 | 22:31

Andy Murray announced today that he is recovering from a hip resurfacing, which will hopefully relieve the chronic hip pain that is forcing him into a sad, untimely retirement. Murray is coming off a memorable performance at the Australian Open . The three-time Grand Slam champion revealed he is "battered and bruised" as he showed off a snap of his new "metal hip".

by | January 31, 2019 | 20:30

And it's not going to work in tennis", Hewitt said. I personally don't think all the top players will play, we will wait and see. Last year's Davis Cup semi-finalists (Croatia, France, USA and Spain) and two wildcards (Argentina and Great Britain) have already qualified for the revamped Davis Cup finals format.

by | January 31, 2019 | 20:08

Everton are interested in Michy Batshuayi and Chelsea are keen to sell him - but only if the Toffees meet their valuation of £35 million for the Belgian. However, it looks unlikely that he will be heading to Tottenham . "But we are being told that is not going to happen". And now that Maurizio Sarri has signed Gonzalo Higuain from Juventus, Michy Batshuayi has no possible future at Stamford Bridge.

by | January 31, 2019 | 18:55

His tenure ended in bitter disappointment as Iran, previously the team to beat, suffered their sixth semi-final slip-up since they last lifted the trophy in 1976. "It's over, and I'm happy and proud to say I did it my way", said the former Real Madrid boss, "I want to express the gratitude from my heart and soul to my players, for their dedication in all these years".

by | January 31, 2019 | 17:41

Joshua King produced a stunning performance as Bournemouth thrashed Chelsea 4-0 on Wednesday night. "Maybe I am not able to motivate these players", said Sarri . But not with that kind of reaction. "Not pressure, I am frustrated because I didn't see the sign of my work so I am frustrated". "We have a big squad now, nearly all of the players are fit again".

by | January 31, 2019 | 17:26

Just one senior made the trip and only six of the players in attendance were even listed on Clemson's national championship depth chart . According to a new report from The Root - coming two weeks after the initial banquet took place on January 14 - nearly three-fourths of Clemson's black players declined Trump's invitation, citing the president's racism and disapproval of his divisive behavior as reasons not to attend.

by | January 31, 2019 | 16:11

FC Barcelona thrashed Sevilla 6-1 to secure a spot in the Copa del Rey semi-finals on Wednesday evening. Barcelona goalkeeper Jasper Cillessen , who only regularly starts in the cup, made excellent saves to push Andre Silva close-range shot onto his post and stop Ever Banega's penalty after Gerard Pique fouled Roque Mesa .

by | January 31, 2019 | 15:14

The Spanish outlet says the Blues are now plotting a stunning deal to try and persuade the Croatian global to quit the Nou Camp and move to Stamford Bridge in the summer. Chelsea is already shoring up options for the summer transfers even as the January transfer deadline ends in two days. I know what I can give. When asked about the threat of De Jong's arrival in his playing minutes, Rakitic said: "That's a good question for the "Mister" [manager] or the 'Presi.' I am 30 and I am in the ...

by | January 31, 2019 | 12:43

Sean Dyche was unhappy with a key offside decision and the amount of injury time played in Burnley's dramatic 2-2 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford. "I think we played like we were winning maybe 1-0 or 2-0 and that's why the result was like that". "The reaction was good, we didn't lose, but we dropped two points we could have won".

by | January 31, 2019 | 12:42

She is now targeting French Open and Wimbledon success. She added: "So I think I have to change that". "It's insane. I can't really believe that I just played the final of a Grand Slam again", an emotional Kvitova said after the match. "It just felt like learning experiences every time". Still only 21, the Japanese now tops the WTA rankings and appears to have the brightest of futures ahead of her.

by | January 31, 2019 | 11:14

The 61-run opening stand between Suzie Bates and Sophie Devine was the only time India were chasing the game, and New Zealand have to come up with clear plans for strike rotation against spin. Earlier, the spinning trio of Ekta Bisht, Poonam Yadav and Deept Sharma, who troubled the hosts in the nine-wicket defeat in the first ODI in Napier, suffocated the New Zealanders, accounting for six wickets for 103 runs in 27 overs (a combined run rate just below four an over).

by | January 31, 2019 | 07:09

It's understood the raids are part of an ongoing investigation into sporting integrity matters. The names of the men - aged 26, 38 and 48 - were not released by police but the 48-year-old was widely reported by Australian media to be horse trainer Darren Weir.

by | January 31, 2019 | 05:38

Rohit Sharma will take charge of the Indian team in the absence of Virat Kohli who has been rested for the remaining two matches of the series and the upcoming T20I series. You do not want to let down the intensity. What are the squads for the 4th ODI between India and New Zealand? "We shouldn't be in a situation going into the World Cup where the main XI has played and the reserves have not got enough game time when (it might happen that) they have to suddenly play a crucial game ...

by | January 31, 2019 | 04:59

Detractors will point to Dallas' 22-27 record, but most fans can recognize that the Mavericks have a special franchise player in the making. Doncic's most complete National Basketball Association performance so far, however, wasn't enough to hold off the Raptors, who shot 50 percent from the 3-point arc (17 of 34).

by | January 31, 2019 | 04:13

But not with that kind of reaction. "What I saw in the first half, there was the possibility to solve the problem". Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe was still enjoying the moment when asked where the result stands in his history as manager - but was pleased with how his players put Chelsea to the sword after the break.

by | January 30, 2019 | 22:59

Neymar hobbles out of the action. Neymar damaged the same foot towards the end of last season and battled to be fit for Brazil's World Cup campaign in Russian Federation, where he looked short of fitness during the group stages. PSG have been marching towards the Ligue 1 title as they lead the standings with 56 points from 20 games, 13 points ahead of second-placed Lille who have played two more games.

by | January 30, 2019 | 19:55

Iowa State put on an offensive show, making 13 straight shots during the second half to turn a tight game into a relatively easy victory. Reid Travis amassed 18 points and 12 rebounds, his second double-double at Kentucky and 28th of his career.

by | January 30, 2019 | 19:40

I think Virginia Tech is simply too good for the Orange to continue that streak. On Saturday, Hunter was at his best: scoring 19, nine in the second half, when he shot 4-of-7 from the floor, a mix of dribble-drives to the rim and short pull-up jumpers.