19 Mai, 2017, 23:02 | Author: Marie-Claire Cellier
So in order to get singer Rihanna's attention, Philadelphia Sixers Joel Embiid has to go through her friend, Kelly Rowland.
"Hopefully this is the last time we're gonna be doing this", Embiid said. Is LaVar bold enough to challenge Magic?LaVar Ball's influence not affecting Lonzo's draft stockA lot at stake for Lakers in dra. "Next year I think we are going to be ready to win".
The 76ers haven't made it to the playoffs since 2012, haven't been to the Finals since 2001 and haven't won a championship since 1983.
While Embiid may be aiming a little high, there are reasons to expect improvement from the 76ers next season.
The process has certainly paid its dividends in Philadelphia so far.
Although he put up Rookie-of-the-Year numbers in his debut season, the former Kansas center remained a victim of the injury bug that already had cost him two entire National Basketball Association seasons. He stole the show, averaging 20 points, eight rebounds and 2.5 blocks on a minutes restriction before a minor meniscus tear ended his season 31 games in.
Speaking at the lottery Tuesday night, Embiid said one of those guys paired with the team they already have will be a threat to James and the Cavs.
In all, Philadelphia almost tripled its win total from the 2015-16 season, and that's without Ben Simmons (foot) and several established veterans (Jerryd Bayless, Gerald Henderson) touching the floor due to injury. Then you can pair those guys with their top-three draft pick this year, and developing players such as Robert Covington and Dario Saric.
Despite the welcome news from Sweden, police in London said Friday that Assange is still wanted there for jumping bail in 2012. Without the threat of extradition, it would appear now, more than ever that Assange may finally be free to leave the embassy.
USA -led troops helped repel a major IS attack on Tanf last month, while Russian warplanes bombed the base in June 2016. Base at At Tanf has been used by advisers from the US-led worldwide coalition to train Syrian rebels fighting ISIS .
But Trump's claim ignored impeachment efforts and blistering verbal attacks on previous presidents and other political leaders. He called the probe a "witch hunt" and "totally ridiculous" Thursday afternoon.
Earnings-per-share growth gives a good picture of the rate at which a company has grown its profitability per unit of equity. On average, analysts forecast that Discover Financial Services will post $6.02 earnings per share for the current year.
As a dispatcher, Robinson said, she felt a connection to Fusco's father, who had been an emergency dispatcher for almost 25 years. Robinson posted a link to Thormodsdottir's photos on the online obituary for Fusco's parents Monday night.
It effectively takes the computer hostage and demands a $300 ransom, to be paid in 72 hours with the bitcoin digital currency. One hopes that WannaCrypt has taught at least a few computer users an important lesson about software security.
Manassas Police Chief Doug Keen says six officers are on administrative leave, including two involved in the shooting. Prince William County Police were not involved in the initial pursuit or the shooting, officials say.
USA decries Washington, DC, brawl during Erdogan's visit
The descent of Turkey into a strongman state is discouraging, and there's no sign that it's going to turn around any time soon. However, the State Department did say that the investigation will "hold the responsible individuals accountable".
Yaya has interesting offers (but not from City)
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is reportedly ready to offer Yaya Toure a new contract at the end of this season. Fabian Delph is also out for the rest of the season but Guardiola could welcome back Sergio Aguero and John Stones.
Syria, allies condemn attack by US-led coalition
Syria's ally Russia said on Friday that the strike had hit civilians and was unacceptable, Russian news agencies reported . Later, Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis stressed that United States is not getting more involved in Syria's civil war.