by | February 06, 2019 | 17:13

Both played professionally in Spain before coming to the National Basketball Association as top-five picks. Second-year point guard Dennis Smith Jr .is the centerpiece of the package being sent to NY, sources said . But the players who occupy this rarefied air do so by being more than just transcendent individual talents. In 2017-18, prior to the injury, Porzingis averaged 22.7 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.4 blocks while shooting 43.9% from the field and 39.5% on 4.8 3-point attempts.

by | February 06, 2019 | 16:37

Wall underwent an initial surgery upon the tendon last month aimed at preventing a tear and was to miss six to eight months as a result after being ruled out for the season December 29. Injuries have robbed Wall over the last couple of years, with the star only playing in half of his team's 82 games last season due to a left knee injury.

by | February 06, 2019 | 15:56

In trading Shamet and four draft picks, the team is firmly in "win now" mode. According to multiple reports, the Sixers have reached an agreement with the Clippers to acquire Tobias Harris in a deal that includes several players and a number of picks.

by | February 06, 2019 | 15:55

James, 34, was averaging 27.2 points, 8.5 rebounds and 7.2 assists entering Tuesday's game. He added he didn't "really care about" the upcoming February 7 trade deadline. "If you let that bother you, you're in the wrong sport". James had a team-high 18 points but also finished with six turnovers, the most among all players.

by | February 06, 2019 | 11:43

In head-to-head encounters between both the sides, New Zealand hold a 6-2 record against India . The LIVE telecast of the match will be available on Star Sports 1/HD. Ahead of the game, he was also seen practising with a tennis ball to counter the bounce and swing generated by the home team's pacers. This is the third highest partnership for the Kiwis vs India in T20 matches.

by | February 06, 2019 | 07:28

According to Metro , Solskjaer spoke with Fred directly and informed him that he is a part of the club's plans for this season and the future. "We are benefitting", said Lukaku in an interview with Canal . "I wasn't ready for that fight", explained Solskjaer. Rooney has previously admitted that United players were unhappy under Mourinho before Solskjaer took charge.

by | February 06, 2019 | 06:41

Once there, she did not open her eyes and aside from a slight move of the finger, never moved. As stated in a copy of the coroner's report sent to Reuters, the 79-year-old woman died of "acute intracranial haemorrhage due to history of blunt force trauma" four days after she was struck in the head with a baseball during an August 25 game.

by | February 06, 2019 | 06:28

Messi is a doubt for the first leg at the Camp Nou on Wednesday after feeling discomfort in his thigh during Sunday's draw with Valencia . "If he is fit, he will play and if he is not, he will not play". Ousmane Dembele is close to recovering from an ankle injury. Valverde said the Frenchman trained separately on Monday and was set to join the rest of the squad for Tuesday's session.

by | February 06, 2019 | 06:25

He is averaging 20.2 points per game, which is just shy of his career high of 20.5 two seasons ago. The Memphis Grizzlies saw star point guard Mike Conley miss most of the 2017-18 campaign. Valanciunas is on the verge of returning from a thumb injury that has kept him out of the lineup since mid-December. Lowry, who began his career with Memphis, is in his seventh season with the Raptors.

by | February 06, 2019 | 05:56

Davis - through his representation - requested a trade from the Pelicans last week and made it known that the Los Angeles Lakers were his preferred destination. This is line with what's been reported from the start, as 25-year-old Davis has been consistent in his view of the Celtics as a "rental option" only (he can opt out of his current contract in 2020), instead considering the Knicks or Lakers a better long-term fit.

by | February 06, 2019 | 04:39

Most notably, his 74 was the highest final-round score by a victor in the event's history. Fowler edged out Grace, who moved two spots up the leaderboard after carding a two-under 69 to finish in second place at 15 under in his Phoenix Open debut.

by | February 06, 2019 | 04:09

With a healthy James and young core, the Lakers have shown they can compete with most teams and focus on ending their five-year playoff drought. " Jabari Parker could be a Laker in the next few days", Windhorst said. There are also always three- and four-team trade scenarios that could open up new player and draft-pick possibilities to the Pelicans in the offseason.

by | February 05, 2019 | 23:36

The trade for a top-four, left-shot, stay-at-home defender still in his prime and still with one playoff run beyond this one on his deal resembles the one former Tampa GM Steve Yzerman pulled off at the 2018 deadline, when he surrendered a first to grab Ryan McDonagh and all his playoff experience from NY.

by | February 05, 2019 | 22:32

The shorter deal is reminiscent of the five-year deal Tampa Bay Lightning franchise centre Steven Stamkos signed after the expiration of his entry-level deal in 2011, and the six-year extension Matthews's current teammate John Tavares inked with the New York Islanders that same year.

by | February 05, 2019 | 21:43

In a rather stunning turn of events, one of ESPN's "rising stars" was abruptly fired Friday by the four-letter network over what the New York Post reports was "multiple" leaks of confidential company information to the media. A lead studio host on its college football game, a regular host on Baseball Tonight and college basketball as well as being one of the main fill-in hosts on ESPN Radio, Virk had quickly moved up the ESPN ladder.

by | February 05, 2019 | 21:30

Good on him for being proactive instead of reactive. The video was later deleted from Instagram by the woman, though it was captured by other social media users before it was removed. Francois completed 57.3 percent of his passes for 2,731 yards, 15 touchdowns, and 12 interceptions previous year. Francois emerged as the team's starting quarterback in 2016, but missed nearly all of the 2017 season due to a knee injury.

by | February 05, 2019 | 20:41

The contrast between the two innings was stark. However, after striking five boundaries, the 22-year-old went for one shot too many - coming down the pitch to spinner Imad Wasim and was easily stumped for 33. South African skipper Faf du Plessis has been rested for the last two T20 matches with David Miller leading the side in his place. Earlier in the day, Pakistan won the toss and chose to field first in the second T20 worldwide match.

by | February 05, 2019 | 19:42

He said his "immediate reaction was..." What colour were they? She added, "You have to also understand the pain of the a black person hearing what you said". I'll tell you a story, this is true", Neeson explained, saying that he'd been out of the country when the alleged crime happened. "I was trying to show honor, to stand up for my dear friend in this awful, medieval fashion", he said.

by | February 05, 2019 | 19:32

Mr Mearns, the "shipwreck hunter" who found Sala's plane has said it is "imperative" to retrieve the wreckage from the English Channel for his "desperate" family. SPORTbible would like to send out its condolences to the families and friends of Mr Sala and Mr Ibbotson during this hard time. Speaking on Monday, he said: "There's a much greater chance they [the Sala family] will get answers if [the plane is] recovered".

by | February 05, 2019 | 19:28

NBC Sports Bay Area reported this week the Giants were "under the impression" the Raiders were still considering two other sites. The Oakland Raiders played their final game at the Coliseum at the end of the 2018 season, leaving their 2019 season in limbo as they prepare to move to Las Vegas in 2020.