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Joel Embiid injury casts shadow over Philadelphia 76ers' hopes in playoffs

Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid suffered an orbital fracture that will require surgery and also has a concussion, the Sixers said Thursday. "My heart dropped. He's a tough guy". The man who collided with him was apologetic following the game on Wednesday. Embiid finished the game with five points and three rebounds in eight minutes He posted a quick video to his Instagram account late Wednesday night.

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This is not your usual Johnny Manziel story

He had thrown in front of 13 scouts , including Patriots scouts, in San Diego last weekend as well. Belichick could certainly take a flier on Manziel , who the Patriots also met with before the 2014 NFL Draft, as a third quarterback behind Tom Brady , who turns 41 in August, and backup Brian Hoyer .

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Boss Who Reinstated Larry Nassar Is Arrested

Strampel, 70, was arraigned Tuesday on one felony - misconduct of a public official - and three misdemeanors - one count Criminal Sexual Conduct in the 4th degree and two counts willful neglect of duty. An attorney for Strampel, who has been on medical leave from the university since December, could not be reached by Reuters for comment on Monday evening.

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Brazil Seeks Win Against Germany To Avenge World Cup 2014 Drubbing

A win over Germany will show that Brazil are a strong side again and that should be a huge motivation for the team. The Paris Saint-Germain winger might just have prevented Germany from losing their unbeaten streak right at the death, but Alisson produced his best save of the game to deny the 24-year-old's first-time volley with a smart reaction stop during injury time.

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England head coach Gareth Southgate face selection headache with Harry Kane injury

Concerns over this summer's finals had dominated the build-up and Southgate will no doubt be asked about off-field issues again as his pre-match plea for fans to behave fell on deaf ears a year on from some despicable behaviour in Dortmund.

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Man United legend tells Gareth Bale to stay at Real Madrid

Meanwhile, Gareth Bale's hat-trick against China, in Giggs' first game as the coach of Wales saw him reach 29 worldwide goals. Wales winger Gareth Bale admits that his side will face a "difficult game" against Uruguay in the China Cup final, and insists that their threat extends beyond Luis Suarez .

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Yankees' Greg Bird to have ankle surgery, miss 6-8 weeks

Bird was said to be meeting with specialists to determine the next step. The Yankees said Bird is expected to return to game action in six-to-eight weeks. "I think I've made some strides defensively and offensively. Just being on this team is special, so I'm excited". He missed 2016 after surgery to fix a torn labrum in his right shoulder.

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Matthaus claims Thomas Tuchel has held talks with Arsenal

But according to former Bayern player Matthaus, Tuchel is in contact with Arsenal over a new job. Arsenal will always have a place in Fabregas' heart, that we can accept, but it's not exactly wise to publicly admit you would be prepared to join them (even just as a coach) when you're still a Chelsea player.

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GIFs: Florida State's run has to end at some point...right?

Charles Matthews scored 17 for MI (32-7), which earned its first Final Four berth since 2013. Texas A&M did - the 72-possession game was their fourth-fastest all year - but MI scored 1.38 points per possession, so there's that. FSU scored four times from the line, but Simpson ended the slide with a savvy feed to Jon Teske on the break for a 47-42 lead with five minutes to play.

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Dillian Whyte superbly trolls Edide Hearn after promoter's celebration swipe

Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua , has revealed he won £650 when Dillian Whyte knocked out Lucas Browne. "For now it is a case of congratulating Dillian Whyte on his performance and wishing Lucas a speedy recovery". Browne laid on the floor motionless for a number of minutes before medics entered the ring and helped revive him with the aid of an oxygen mask. But "The Bronze Bomber" has previously dismissed Whyte's claims to his crown, insisting he only wants a fight with fellow ...

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Usain bolt will train with Borussia Dortmund

Bolt has long expressed his desire to carve out a niche for himself in football , and with his athletics career at an end, he has begun to pursue that interest. The 25-year-old has scored 20 goals in as many Ligue 1 games for Paris Saint-Germain and is expected to be crucial for the Selecao, and Bolt expects a struggle without him.

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Captain Smith won't quit after Australia admit ball-tampering

Well, that was the plan, anyway. Llong and Illingworth opted not to change the ball or penalise Australia five runs, which is the statutory on-field penalty for illegally changing the condition of the ball. "It's not on and it won't happen again under my leadership". When the cameraman was adamant about showing to the world what also transpired on Day 3 in Bancroft's case, little could be said about the broadcaster's bias against the visiting side.

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Dodgers will overcome Justin Turner's broken wrist

This is probably the best-case scenario for Turner, who was diagnosed with a broken wrist after being hit by a pitch in Monday's Cactus League contest. "I was hoping obviously the X-rays would be negative, but there's a small non-displaced fracture", said Turner, who led the Dodgers past year by getting plunked 19 times.

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Martin Guptill added to Black Caps test squad ahead of England clash

England's chances of arresting their miserable away form in Test cricket, and trying to banish memories of this winter's 4-0 Ashes defeat, have been bolstered by Ben Stokes' apparent return to full fitness. 'There has been no decision made on it. "Those overs I bowled in the nets back home will come in handy". "The same people don't have to take the new ball as the second new ball".

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Osaka turns back Serena Williams at Miami Masters

Like, if you're playing against someone that's, like, the greatest player, I'm not trying to look over on that side of the court too much, because I think I would freak myself out a little bit. Despite her significant time away since winning the Australian Open past year, Williams is capable of anything. After reaching the third round of play at Indian Wells , Williams is out of the action after her opener in Miami .

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Egyptian outfit Ismaily pay homage to Mohamed Salah

This would cost Vodafone in excess of £100million for EVERY goal Salah nets, and after his four-goal haul against Watford on Saturday , he shows no signs of slowing down. The winger will also be the hope of the Egyptian national team at the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation this summer. So what can Liverpool do to stave off what may now be the inevitable £150m-plus off for their latest star man this summer? While Liverpool will be eager to avoid seeing big-money questions asked of ...

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Allen Hurns to hit free agent market at flawless time for Colts

Buffalo may have missed out on the top free agents at the start of free agency, but that doesn't mean that they can't upgrade the position before the 2018 National Football League draft. "First, we've got to get the offers", Hurns said. Lewis was the team's longest-tenured player. The Jets could be in the market for a wide receiver after Robby Anderson was arrested in January on nine charges.

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Ronaldo's Crazy Messi Bet Revealed?

The 33-year-old was accused by Spanish prosecutors last June of defrauding the country's tax authorities of 14.8m euros from image rights income. Barca are now 11 points clear at the top of the table, after second placed Atletico Madrid lost 2-1 at Villarreal on Sunday afternoon.

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MISSING: College rugby player vanishes after taking team trip to Bermuda

Mark Dombrowski, a student at St. Joseph's in Philadelphia , is missing in Bermuda. Here is a second photo of 19 year old Mark Dombroski. Mark Dombroski, 19, a member of the rugby team at Saint Joseph's University disappeared early Sunday after a night of socializing.

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Tosun double helps Everton sink Stoke

Stoke, who had Charlie Adam sent off on the half hour, quickly equalised through Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting, yet parity only lasted seven minutes as Tosun returned to net the victor and heap more pressure on a home side stuck in the Premier League relegation zone with only seven games to play.

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Stenson leads while Tiger surges at Bay Hill

The chilly weather warmed in the afternoon, just not enough for Woods to do the same. He sent his opening tee shot into the rough on Friday, having to settle for the first of two bogeys on his front nine before saving par with two birdies in his final seven holes.

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NCAA East Region 1st Round: Preview and Predictions

With 16:35 left to go, back-to-back 3-pointers gave the Blackbirds a 38-35 lead, their first advantage since they led 3-2 at the 19:17 mark in the first half. You know, the usual. March Madness point spread: The Highlanders opened as 3.5-point favorites; the total is at 137.5, according to sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.

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UMBC does the unthinkable in NCAA upset for the ages

Mike McGuirl added 17 points and Kamau Stokes had 11 as the Wildcats won a first-round NCAA Tournament game for the first time since 2012. UMBC was guaranteed an automatic bid in the tournament after winning the American East Conference Championship .

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Jets move up to No. 3 in NFL Draft

The Jets traded for the third pick in the 2018 NFL Draft and forfeited the sixth, thirty-seventh, and forty-ninth pick, along with a 2019 second-round draft pick. 3 who wouldn't be there at No. 6. The New York Jets and the National Football League are finishing up the first week of free agency. The Jets acquired the third pick in a strong sign that they intend to get one of the top quarterbacks available.

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Alabama bounced out of NCAA Tournament in blowout to Villanova

Nickeil Alexander-Walker provided Virginia Tech with 15 points while Justin Bibbs scored 17 points in his final game as a Hokie. Point guard play is so often the great decider in this tournament. Nova had 27 second-half shots with just under six minutes left in the game. Back on the big stage of college basketball for the first time since 2012 , Alabama started its second-round NCAA Tournament game against the best team in college basketball by missing the pregame national anthem.