The NBA world went insane, as Dirk received congratulations from legends, current players, fans and analysts, all showing great appreciation for the legendary career of the 38 year-old veteran. The future Hall-of-Famer eclipsed 30,000 with a vintage fade-away jump shot with just under 11 minutes left in the second quarter. "Every milestone makes you reflect a little bit", Nowitzki said.
The Ducks edged the Sun Devils out by the slimmest of margins, 71-70, amid their one meeting of the 2016-17 season in February. Utah will play the victor of Cal-Oregon State, so it will be a game worth watching. "(Arizona State) is a great scoring team, can shoot outside really well", Brooks said. After the game, Domingo said that he expected a desperate Oregon State team: "Coach told us that no one is going to lay down".
That's what I say about Ball. Moments after calling out Barkley on Cowherd's show, Ball defended his younger son LaMelo's 92-point game against accusations of cherry-picking by saying, "I love cherries". "Every team puts a lot of work into that", one scouting director said. When pressed on whether the elder Ball might put undue pressure on his sons, Curry once again dodged the question.
At least it's a quick ride home. The ACC plans to make a decision in the coming months on whether men's basketball tournaments now scheduled for 2019 in Charlotte and 2020 in Greensboro will be relocated. Boeheim expounded upon his slight of the city, comparing the future of the ACC with the Big Ten, which made a decision to bring its conference tournament to Madison Square Garden for the first time in 2018.
India's Rio Games silver victor, seeded sixth in the competition, hammered Denmark's Mette Poulsen 21-10, 21-11 to register a comfortable win in the first round of women's singles. Prannoy was impressive in his opening round win against China's Qiao Bin 17-21, 22-20, 21-19 despite the slow shuttles not suiting his style of play.
To that point, the game had all the makings of a typical Warriors victory. After a 116-102 loss on Monday night to the Clippers in Los Angeles, Isaiah Thomas continued to express his frustration. With Warriors forward Kevin Durant on the sideline, Golden State, and their NBA-leading 117.5 points per game entering the night, struggled to score on Wednesday.
According to the Telegraph , the German midfielder, who has stated his commitment to the club in the past, is now looking for an exit after ignoring Arsenal's latest offer, which is reported to be over £200,000-a-week. Pep Guardiola considered a swoop for the Arsenal star last season and will be interested again this summer, while the fact Oxlade-Chamberlain has a boot deal with Nike would provide Manchester City valuable marketing synergy - much like adidas' connections with Paul Pogba and ...
Mourinho arrived last May and, having spent over £150 million on new recruits in the summer, is on the verge of something special at United. However, a statement from Uefa yesterday said: "A pitch inspection has been carried out by the match officials on Wednesday".
Before this match he had taken 32 New Zealand wickets at an average of 15.33, a lot of them taken on New Zealand soil. The day see-sawed between the two sides as South Africa crumbled to a lower total than they would have expected to get yesterday but quickly made amends with the early wicket of Tom Latham.
He has attempted 11 passes in two seasons. Glennon has been commonly linked to the Chicago Bears and may garner a contract in the $15-million range per season. He started five games the next year but fell out of favor with new coach Lovie Smith, who led the Bears for nine seasons. They'll likely have a far less proven backup quarterback next year in Ryan Griffin, but also made it clear they'd offered to make Glennon the NFL's highest paid backup quarterback, somewhere around $8-million a year.
John's forward Amar Alibegovic. Mullin and Georgetown assistant Patrick Ewing Jr. were assessed technical fouls. "It's just the heat of battle", Hoyas Coach John Thompson III said. Also in foul trouble in the first half was Govan. Coaches and players on both sides got into a scuffle after a Red Storm player gave a hard foul. Defending without fouling has been a recurring malady throughout the past few seasons for the Hoyas, who entered committing 20.9 fouls per game.
Foster didn't participate in any of the pro day drills, but did speak with a number of National Football League teams in town regarding the incident that led to his dismissal from the combine. Saban said it would be "shortsighted" to let the incident affect Foster's stock in the draft. Recovering from a surgery on a torn rotator cuff, Foster was not scheduled to partake in any of the drills at the NFL Combine and was attending the event to interview with NFL teams.
Pyongyang said Tuesday it has temporarily prohibited all Malaysians from leaving North Korea until the issue of the death of one of its citizens in Kuala Lumpur last month is settled in a fair manner. Malaysian police believe he was assaulted by two women who smeared his face with VX, a chemical classified by the United Nations as a weapon of mass destruction.
Rodriguez made his broadcasting debut during the 2015 World Series where he was a guest analyst at the time. Fox struck gold with a 2016 postseason studio team of Rodriguez, Pete Rose , Frank Thomas , and ringmaster Kevin Burkhardt, a crew that generated the kind of quirky, easy chemistry scarcely found on sports television beyond TNT's decorated Inside the National Basketball Association cast.
They trail leaders England by three points and host Eddie Jones' side in the final round of matches on March 18. Friday night is an opportunity for us. But Ireland coach Schmidt insisted his team would not be targeting the giant Northampton flyer. "And I'm sure he's highly motivated to have a really good game, as are the rest of the Welsh XV".
Comey said that in the last four months of 2016, the FBI lawfully gained access to 2,800 devices recovered in criminal, terrorism and counterintelligence investigations and the FBI was unable to open 43% of those devices. But the secrecy technique has been growing since former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden leaked classified data about United States spying practices.
But for all of that, it was the mother of all bottle jobs by PSG. And definitely not when Edinson Cavani notched the coveted away goal and made it 3-1 on the 62nd minute. Since Luis Enrique took over in the 2014-15 season, Barcelona outscored opponents by four goals or more in 27 of the 79 matches it played at the Camp Nou, meaning it earned the result it needs on Wednesday once in almost every three matches.
Starting with its first class in 2006, the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame has also inducted such esteemed contributors to the game as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, John Wooden, Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Larry Bird and Dominique Wilkins. That same year in 1976, May won the following awards: Naismith College Player of the Year, Adolph Rupp Trophy, Helms Foundation Player of the Year, Helms Foundation Player of the Year, AP College Player of the Year, NABC Player of the Year, UPI College Player ...
The Big Ten tournament's first round against No. 12-seed Nebraska offered a fresh start for No. 13-seed Penn State . And Nebraska lost to the Nittany Lions 76-67 at the Verizon Center. Nebraska tied the game at 58 on Glynn Watson Jr .'s step-back 3-pointer with 55 seconds left. Morrow, though was able to tie the game at the other end with an easy layup inside with 22 seconds left.
South Dakota State's Mike Daum dominated on offense and defense recording a double-double with 37 points and 12 rebounds. Omaha led by as many as nine points in the first half before South Dakota State battled back. Senior Tra-Deon Hollins added 18 points, six boards, four steals and three assists, and senior Marcus Tyus had 17 points with five steals. Daum, who scored a career-high 51 points against Fort Wayne on February 18, made 13 of 15 free throws.
He then said, "You say it is about quality and sometimes probably, yeah, we don't have the quality". That is where the problem lies though as the Reds aren't interested in meeting those demands as despite the fact that Klopp rates him highly, he doesn't believe that the salary is in line with where he is at in his career.
Vince Young is coming to Canada. The Canadian Press, citing an unidentified source, said Young also was making the trip and that the Riders planned to introduce him at a news conference Thursday. But for a variety of reasons, on- and off-field issues plagued Young's career early on and within five seasons, his time in Tennessee concluded. Drafted third overall by the Tennesse Titans in 2006 out of the University of Texas, Young is one of the most decorated quarterbacks in UT history.
PSG riled Barca supporters by coming back on to the pitch after the break a few minutes late but the Nou Camp was soon celebrating a third as Messi powered a penalty past Trapp after Neymar had been tripped by Thomas Meunier . "Three weeks after winning 4-0, we lose 6-1". "If a team can score four against us then we can score six against them". PSG's English Twitter feed had just one word to sum up the French club's defeat: "Gutted".
Ramos was on the scoresheet again as he helped his side to a 3-1 (6-2 on aggregate) win over the Italian club, but it was his celebration that had people talking after the match. "But when it comes to defending they give you something else". Napoli , meanwhile, have been eliminated on each of the previous four occasions they have lost the first leg of a Last 16 tie in European competition.
Sam Monson of Pro Football Focus named Juszczyk to the site's 2016 All-Pro team as the NFL's best fullback with an overall grade of 87.9. Juszczyk (6-1, 240) likely will be used more like an H-back - lining up in the backfield at times but also being sent in motion or lining up on the line of scrimmage.
Milwaukee, which finished conference play at 4-14, was bidding to become the first team to reach the NCAA Tournament with more than 20 losses. Brock Stull scored 19 points and Brett Prahl had 12 for the Panthers, who won nine in a row, including three in the tournament, before their run ended against Northern Kentucky.
According to Schefter , the Patriots sent a fourth-round draft pick to the Colts and received a sixth-rounder in addition to Allen. The Colts re-signed tight end Jack Doyle on Tuesday. The New England Patriots reportedly have found their second tight end. By acquiring Allen through a trade, the Patriots pick up the remaining three years of his contract.
The 6-foot, 209-pound Garcon has put up solid numbers and could be the 49ers' lead receiver. Garcon, who will turn 31 in August, had 79 catches and 1,041 yards previous year, which was the second 1,000-yard season of his nine-season career.
The University of MI basketball team survived a scare as their plane was attempting to take off in high winds. "There were no injuries reported, according to my daughter". However, the school has since released a statement regarding the incident while mentioning that the "team and everyone in our travel party is safe". Matt Shepard, Michigan's play-by-play man for WWJ 950, posted the following photo after the accident.
The 22-year-old Brit has 20 wins to his name, with 10 coming by knockout, while his opponent has fought 22 times without defeat. Higgins also said that Parker's next goal, if successful, would be to fight the victor of the April 29 showdown in London between unbeaten Briton Anthony Joshua and Ukrainian legend Wladimir Klitschko.
The Black Caps produced a disciplined bowling display and they did it without regular spearhead Tim Southee. New Zealand, surprisingly included two spinners in their squad with opening bowler Tim Southee dropped. That was the inaugural test at the ground‚ in January 2008‚ when seamers Chris Martin‚ Kyle Mills and Jacob Oram took nine of Bangladesh's wickets in the first innings and left-arm spinner Daniel Vettori claimed four in the second dig.
Pakistan hosted PSL's final last night at Gaddafi Stadium of Lahore , where Peshawar Zalmi beat Quetta Gladiators to the title before a massive crowd after a spectacular closing ceremony. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had given the green signal to Pakistan Cricket Board and PSL organizers to hold the final in Lahore and this was followed up by Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Pakistan Army, Rangers, security related agencies, police and others had gathered to make foolproof security ...
But, it is slim pickings on free agency. The 49ers, meanwhile, now have no quarterbacks signed for the upcoming season. Hoyer will likely be in good position to open the year as the starting quarterback in Santa Clara as well. The Jets are in full rebuild mode and Hoyer might make sense as a one or two-year option. The Bears and 49ers are set to play this season at Soldier Field, where Hoyer figures to square off with his now-former team.
The British government's annual budget is one of the most high-profile, choreographed events in the country's political calendar and for much of the past century has taken place in the spring, but Wednesday's budget is meant to be the last to be held in the spring, with the event being pushed into the autumn.
Stan Kroenke is also a huge admirer and could yet still convince the Frenchman to stay. "He (Wenger) has more reason to answer". Speculation regarding the future of the Gunners boss was increasing on an nearly daily basis with fan unrest at a high after a succession of disappointing results.