Joel Embiid wasatulate him on being appointed Tottenham head coach.”I received messages from everybody, everywhere (from my former clubs),” he told Sky Sports News.”Maybe I get the opportunity to apologise for not answering 500 of them that I couldn’t answer. I hav already hurt when the Sixers drafted him with the third pick in 2014, … Read more ‘WANTED TO QUIT’: SIXER EMBIID WAS HURT AND LOST HIS BROTHER!
Aaron Nola held an opponent to two runs or fewer for his 10th straight start, had a go-ahead single and the Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-1. Nola (9-7) gave up one run and two hits in seven innings with eight strikeouts and two walks. He is 6-2 with a 1.71 ERA in his … Read more HOTTER THAN HELL NOLA PUNCHES OUT METS AS PHILS WIN 3-1!
Kawhi Leonard scored 39 points including a three-pointer with 1:01 to play to lift the Toronto Raptors to a 101-96 win over the Sixers. And now the Sixers and Raptors head back to Toronto for Tuesday’s Game 5 of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference series all tied up at two wins apiece. Leonard shot 13-for-20 in … Read more RAPTORS EVEN SERIES AT 2-2 WITH 101-96 WIN OVER SIXERS!
Ben Simmons and JoJo Embiid must have gotten tired of hearing the carping from the lame-ass local media, which has been sniping at them for the first three games of the season, all losses. Simmons had 21 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, and Embiid scored 30 points to lift the visiting Sixer in India.United … Read more THE FUTURE IS NOW! WIRE-TO-WIRE SIXERS SKUNK PISTONS 97-86!
The Sixers made it official yesterday: Horford appeared in 68 games (all starts) for Boston last season and posted 13.6 points, 6.7 rebounds, 4.2 assists and 1.3 blocks in 29.0 minutes per game, joining NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo as the only two players in the league to hold such averages. The five-time NBA All-Star also … Read more BLUE-COLLAR AL HORFORD NOW OFFICIALLY A SIXER!
Major League Baseball begins its fourth week of the pandemic pause, so MLB has been hustling to keep its product on your mind in hopes that you’ll come back when play starts in a month or so. So, MLB.com has a great schedule of highlights: Bryce Harper puts on a thrilling Derby display for the … Read more BRYCE HARPER’S ’18 HOME RUN DERBY EXPLOSION ON MLB.COM TODAY!
It is just past mid-day on a Friday in September 2013. And, in a wood-paneled Manhattan office even more modest than its occupant, the man who saved the NBA from itself in the 1980s and has grown it into a worldwide economic power is spending an hour defending himself against the charge that he is … Read more HOW DAVID STERN SAVED THE NBA AND CONQUERED THE WORLD
The Phillies are desperate for pitching help as they chase their fi legend Roy Keane has warned Tottenham’s Dele Alli he might never play for England again.Alli has been hampered by injuries this season and didn’t make Gareth Southgate’s England squad for the Euro 2020 Qualifiers against Czech Republic and Bulgaria.rst playoff spot since 2011. … Read more ARE CHEAPY PHILS KEEPING HOWARD IN MINORS TO SAVE BUCKS?
On this date in Philly sports: Mike Schmidt hits four homers; Dr. J reaches 30,000 points — Bs.Mari has joined the Gunners from Flamengo on loan for the rest of the season.He had previously been with Manchester City before moving to Brazil, but made zero first- target for Arsenal.Arsenal are looking to Matviyenko to shore … Read more ON THIS DATE: SIXERS DOC’S 30,000TH POINT, PHILS SCHMIDT’S 4 HR’S!
The Sixers are learning to be closers. Ersan Ilyasova had a career-high 23 points and 13 rebounds and the Sixers survived a flurry in the final seconds to beat the Denver Nuggets 124-122 last night. “I feel like the trip has been rewarded with a win and us having the ability to finally close out … Read more SIXERS GET TOUGH IN THE END TO CLOSE OUT NUGGETS 124-122