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Sports 76ers' Embiid: 'Pretty good chance' I'll play in Game 2 or 3
Author: 0 76ers' Embiid: 'Pretty good chance' I'll play in Game 2 or 3

Looking at the betting trends, the Heat are 18-9-2 ATS in their last 29 road games and 2-6 ATS in their last eight games overall. We anticipate Philadelphia will be a single-digit favorite. Heat All-Star point guard Goran Dragic , who has been battling a bone bruise in his right knee for the past month, had his own struggles. The Philadelphia 76ers could have their best player back in the NBA Playoffs as soon as Monday.

Sports Pelicans extinguish Blazers, lead series 1-0
Author: 0 Pelicans extinguish Blazers, lead series 1-0

Lillard and McCollum finished the half a combined 1-for-15 and without a boost from the Trail Blazers' bench, Portland stood to enter the break in even worse shape. Through three quarters Saturday, it looked as if those stats should have been flipped as the Pelicans held the Trail Blazers to just 63 points and 36.6% shooting before the last period.

Sports OU President Boren suffers medical event Saturday morning
Author: 0 OU President Boren suffers medical event Saturday morning

Witnesses say Boren was having trouble speaking at the event and also had trouble sitting down. President and Mrs. Boren deeply appreciate the outpouring of love and support they have received. He was then taken to an ambulance via stretcher. BC-FBC-T25-Oklahoma-Boren, 247 Oklahoma president Boren leaves Stoops ceremony on stretcherAP Photo OKSO102, OKSO101, OKSO103Eds: APNewsNow.

Author: 0 Baltimore Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox, 4-15-2018 - Prediction & Preview

In the Friday game, Betts logged a hit, an RBI and a run. "That's what we want". "He keeps learning, but you can see it - his stuff is there". Andrew Benintendi drove in Mookie Betts with a double off the wall to start the scoring. Brock Holt is 5-for-8, Christian Vazquez 5-for-12 and Jackie Bradley Jr. Pedro Araujo's first pitch got past catcher Caleb Joseph, and Devers raced in for another run to make it 6-0.

Sports Curse, broken: Toronto Raptors top Washington Wizards to take Game 1
Author: 0 Curse, broken: Toronto Raptors top Washington Wizards to take Game 1

The lone win came in 2001 against Philadelphia in the second round. With AP Photos.Serge Ibaka had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Delon Wright scored 11 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter and the Toronto Raptors snapped a 10-game losing streak in playoff series openers by beating the Washington Wizards 114-106.

Sports Warriors expected to start JaVale McGee in Game 1
Author: 0 Warriors expected to start JaVale McGee in Game 1

The Raptors struggled into the fourth quarter against a Wizards squad that had the most losses of any playoff team and split four regular-season games against Toronto. Leonard, 26, has played in just nine games this season after battling a right quadricep injury. He made sure of that, by inserting Iguodala, his best all-around defender, into the starting lineup and also using McGee extensively instead of Zaza Pachulia .

Sports Saina sets date with Sindhu in singles final
Author: 0 Saina sets date with Sindhu in singles final

The tactic was based on the weakness of Li at the forecourt and at the net and it worked well for Sindhu, as she set up the Canadian with impeccable drop shots and low placements, before finishing points at her will with powerful smashes. Not yet, said Sindhu, who smashed one wide of Saina to make it 21-21 only for Saina to smash herself back to within one point of a gold medal. The boxers picked up three, the shooters added one, the wrestlers claimed a couple, while the paddlers and the ...

Sports PSG aim to have Neymar back before season's end
Author: 0 PSG aim to have Neymar back before season's end

PSG's campaign has been overshadowed by their defeat against Real Madrid in the last 16 of the Champions League, but they are on course for a clean sweep of the domestic trophies. PSG could wrest the Ligue 1 Conforama title back from AS Monaco with victory over the principality side this Sunday, and although Neymar won't be there to watch proceedings, he is expected back soon.

Sports Championship leaders Wolves secure promotion to Premier League
Author: 0 Championship leaders Wolves secure promotion to Premier League

Wolves , who have 92 points from 42 games, require a further four points from their final four games to win the title but have done enough mathematically to gain promotion. It seemed like Fulham had performed sufficient after they went forward via Aleksandar Mitrovic however Brentford pushed and pushed and levelled within the 94th minute via Neal Maupay - a lot to the disbelief of the house followers.

Sports Golds for Mary Kom, Gaurav Solanki, Vikas Krishan
Author: 0 Golds for Mary Kom, Gaurav Solanki, Vikas Krishan

Her name has been spelt "Mery" instead of Mary. Wilson's victory over Canadian Ryan Bester triggered the sort of wild scenes normally seen at a football match as the 26-year-old - nicknamed "Discotheque" for his penchant for visiting nightclubs - peeled off to soak in the adulation of the home crowd.

Sports Mary Kom leads India's gold charge
Author: 0 Mary Kom leads India's gold charge

Solanki carried on the good work as he took on Northern Ireland's Brendan Irvine in the men's 52kg final. Australia and England will play in the netball gold medal final on Sunday - the first time a Commonwealth Games final in the sport hasn't featured Australia against New Zealand.

Sports Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Neeraj Chopra wins historic Gold in javelin
Author: 0 Commonwealth Games 2018, Gold Coast: Neeraj Chopra wins historic Gold in javelin

His path to gold was made a little easier after former world champion and Olympic silver medallist Julius Yego of Kenya failed to qualify for final round. While Neeraj finished top of the podium with his season best performance, Hamish Peacock of Australia came second with his 82.59m attempt. Among many other renowned personalities, President of India congratulated the Javelin throw champion.

Sports DeChambeau fires 64 to take Heritage lead
Author: 0 DeChambeau fires 64 to take Heritage lead

Ian Poulter inspects the green on the 18th hole during the 3rd round of the RBC Heritage golf championship at Harbour Town Golf Links. Poulter was tied for 20th after Thursday's opening round, but seven birdies helped him climb the leaderboard in Harbour Town.

Sports Barca bid to break record with Valencia victory
Author: 0 Barca bid to break record with Valencia victory

Club-record signing Coutinho then delivered an outswinging corner from which Samuel Umtiti headed in Barca's second in the 51st minute, shortly after Gerard Pique had saved Umtiti's blushes by clearing a shot from Valencia forward Santi Mina off the line following a slip by the France defender.

Sports Premier League week 34preview Spurs battle the Citizens
Author: 0 Premier League week 34preview Spurs battle the Citizens

As for Manchester City , despite an almost-unassailable lead at the summit of the table, still need a positive result against a Tottenham Hotspur side who are chasing a top three finish. He also has a keen eye for talent and that can be seen with the signing of Davinson Sanchez from Ajax, with the young Colombian having replaced stalwart Toby Alderweireld in the starting eleven seamlessly.

Sports Europe beckons for Burnley after overseeing Leicester
Author: 0 Europe beckons for Burnley after overseeing Leicester

It looked unlikely they would offer much of a contest after Chris Wood and Kevin Long scored in the first nine minutes. That was in the 72nd minute. Leicester's fight for a seventh-place finish in the Premier League remains manager Claude Puel's top priority despite their recent defeat to Newcastle.