PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid was cleared for 5-on-5 drills and participated in a full practice with the Philadelphia 76ers for the first time Thursday since having knee surgery in March. Embiid sat out Philadelphia’s preseason opener on Wednesday and won’t play against Boston on Friday.
Sebastian Vettel will avoid a grid penalty in Japan after his bizarre crash with Williams driver Lance Stroll in Malaysia A 34-point deficit in the title race is going to be tough for Sebastian Vettel to claw back, but a win in Japan this weekend
Two very different expressions appear on the face of Scott Hogan to sum up his journey to international football at the age of 25, undoubtedly a late bloomer to take him to this stage. Without ever having worn the green shirt, he could quickly become a personality
Charlotte Hornets swingman Nicolas Batum is expected to miss at least six to eight weeks after an MRI on Thursday revealed a torn ligament in his left elbow, the team announced. Batum was injured in the first minute of Wednesday’s preseason game against the Pistons.
Manager Gordon Strachan insists he felt stress-free despite Scotland waiting until the 88th minute before getting a late winner in their crunch World Cup qualifier against 10-man Slovakia at Hampden Park As Scotland turned the screw, substitute Chris Martin and Leigh Griffiths both hit the
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Demetrious Johnson’s coach – Breaking Anderson Silva’s record ‘greatest accomplishment in mixed martial arts’
LAS VEGAS — After several false starts, UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is finally poised to break the great Anderson Silva‘s mark of 10 consecutive title defenses this weekend at UFC 216. The historic fight was originally targeted for August, but a rift between Johnson
Filip Hrgovic, who claimed a super heavyweight bronze medal at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, has signed with Team Sauerland, Germany’s No. 1 promoter. Hrgovic, 25, of Croatia, turned pro this past Saturday in Riga, Latvia, where he scored a first-round knockout of journeyman
BEIJING — Rafael Nadal earned his season-leading 58th victory Thursday by beating Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of the China Open. The top-ranked Spaniard, who won the French Open and US Open this year, saved all six break points he faced and
Igor Dobrovolski has warned the Republic of Ireland that Moldova are determined to spoil their World Cup party as they look to end a four-year wait for a competitive victory. The Moldovans will run out at the Aviva Stadium on Friday evening having not won