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Pelton mail: How much Embiid is sufficient for Philly?
October 17, 2017, at 1:42 PM

You can tweet your questions using the hashtag #peltonmailbag or email them to peltonmailbag@gmail. com. There'south too many variables to mount a excellent reply to this question, so let'south reply a simpler version: How many games -- and more importantly, minutes -- would Embiid necessity to play for the Philadelphia 76ers to pass the eighth-seeded Detroit Pistons in projections using ESPN'south genuine plus-minus (RPM)? Embiid starts out projected for fifty games (the minimum for any player who doesn't have a specific injury going into the season) and twenty-five minutes per game, a total of 1.250 minutes.

Oscar Pereiro: Spanish cyclist'south bittersweet Tour de France triumph
October 17, 2017, at 1:10 PM

Pereiro initially said he'd "too much respect" for his opponent to consider him a cheat after the American'south first positive test. READ: 'A man with number platform is a lost man,' says Lance ArmstrongREAD: Miguel Indurain -- The cyclist 'from another planet'READ: The changing colors of La Vuelta'south leader'south jerseyThe Spaniard presently holds number resentment towards the past, but admits the triumph feels somewhat bittersweet after the way events unfolded."A lot of time has passed," he tells CNN, presently sounding somewhat philosophical.

World Cup playoff draw: Italy or Sweden to miss out on Russia two thousand eighteen
October 17, 2017, at 10:23 AM

The two sides latest met at Euro two thousand sixteen, with Italy running out narrow 1-0 winners to top their grouping and send a Sweden team featuring Zlatan Ibrahimovic residence early.

Fernando Alonso hails 'different culture' of American sports fans
October 17, 2017, at 7:37 AM

should WATCH"I imagine if the (Indy five hundred) was in Spain and some US people came here our favorites would be the Spanish sportsmen and we'd cheer for them massively," he added, speaking at his karting circuit in his residence town of Oviedo in northern Spain.

Tiger Woods gets green light from Dr to 'do as much as he needs'
October 17, 2017, at 7:36 AM

Steinberg didn't immediately reply to CNN'south request for comment. The 14-time major winner hasn't played a competitive tournament since his withdrawal from the Dubai Desert Classic eight months ago, and has undergone four back operations in the past three years.

Houston Nutt, Ole Miss reach settlement in lawsuit
October 17, 2017, at 2:34 AM

Nutt, who coached the Rebels from two thousand eight to two thousand eleven, filed a lawsuit against Ole Miss, its athletics foundation and board of trustees in July, alleging that former coach Hugh Freeze, athletics director Ross Bjork and other athletics dept executive violated a separation agreement with Nutt by making disparaging comments about him during off-the-record conversations with reporters.

LeBron James, Dwyane Wade speak hostile crowds when playing former team
October 16, 2017, at 11:47 PM

"Everybody'south good. Everybody'south good," James told The Jump'south Rachel Nichols as a portion of a joint sit-down interview with him and Dwyane Wade that aired during Monday Night Football on ESPN.

October 16, 2017, at 9:16 PM

It’s a baby boom! … ten. And fencing winner Mariel Zagunis welcomed a daughter, Sunday. fifteen. Chris Mazdzer took a camera along with him on a running down the luge track in Lillehammer, Norway.

Raiders sign NaVorro Bowman to one-year, $3M deal
October 16, 2017, at 9:01 PM

-- Calling NaVorro Bowman a "man'south man," Oakland Raiders coach Jack Del Rio said signing the four-time All-Pro interior linebacker should bring veteran leadership to a youthful linebacker corps.

Tiger Woods gets doctor'south clearance to resume full golf activities
October 16, 2017, at 9:01 PM

Tag Steinberg, Woods' agent, said Monday that the 14-time major winner met with the Dr who performed the surgery on April nineteen for a checkup late latest week.

Steelers' Mike Mitchell on Alex Smith late hit: 'I'm not a filthy player'
October 16, 2017, at 6:13 PM

"I'm not a filthy player," Mitchell said. Smith was throwing on the running on the final play of the third quarter when Mitchell, who blitzed on the play, came in from behind.

Without Kaepernick, what's NFL saying to black fans?
October 16, 2017, at 5:42 PM

Does the league treasure its fervent black supporters as much as it does fans of President Donald Trump and a no of other white Americans, who seem to believe they alone should determine patriotism? Aaron Rodgers' broken collarbone puts one of league'south signature franchises, the Green Bay Packers, a team that was expected to contend for the Super Bowl this season, on the spot.

NFL players: Behind 'get a knee' lies this racial injustice
October 16, 2017, at 5:41 PM

As NFL players and concerned citizens, we wish to continue to shed light on the racial disparities within our criminal justice system, including the necessity for bail reform.

Kyrie Irving excited about getting to play on Celtics
October 16, 2017, at 3:26 PM

-- While Boston Celtics?point guard Kyrie Irving has gone out of his way to downplay his imminent return to Cleveland on opening night to face his former team, he'south anxious to gush about his new residence and how Boston has thus distant exceeded his expectations.

Five reasons to be pumped for the ski season
October 16, 2017, at 2:55 PM

Ski racing will play an necessary portion at the PyeongChang two thousand eighteen Winter Games, which will be held from February nine to twenty-five, with the blue riband downhill events taking middle stage.

Lindsey Vonn targets Olympic gold, Ingemar Stenmark'south World Cup record
October 16, 2017, at 2:54 PM

The two thousand eighteen Winter Games start in Pyeongchang, S Korea Feb. 9-25 while the alpine World Cup season kicks off with the men'south and women'south giant slalom at the European training base of the US ski team in Soelden, Austria on Oct.

Steelers RB Le'Veon Bell proves prescient with one hundred seventy-nine yards in win
October 16, 2017, at 9:52 AM

-- Le'Veon Bell had number problem backing up his theory, restated early latest week, that running the ball is a "formula for winning." Bell keep the Pittsburgh Steelers -- and KS City Chiefs defenders -- on his back for one hundred seventy-nine yards and a touchdown on thirty-second carries in the Steelers' 19-13 triumph Sun over the league'south latest undefeated team.

Maria Sharapova climbs rankings after 'special' Tianjin triumph
October 16, 2017, at 9:20 AM

should WATCHREAD: Maria Sharapova on Serena WilliamsREAD: Sharapova wows crowd at US OpenEarlier in the season, the French Open refused to give Sharapova a wild card while the US Open did grant her direct entry into the main draw.

Mauro Icardi scores late as Inter triumph in thrilling Milan derby
October 16, 2017, at 6:33 AM

Inter coach Luciano Spalletti described Icardi as a player "complete for his age."'He was fundamental, he helped the team as he went to recover the ball, lessening the burden on his teammates," said Spalletti.

October 15, 2017, at 11:01 PM

Number ones life is perfect, even if it seems. Be kind. We're all going through something. — Alexandra Raisman (@Aly_Raisman) You and your mind arrive first.

'SNL': Merry Christmas, here'south your following culture war
October 15, 2017, at 4:39 PM

But this weekend, "SNL" took a shot at forecasting what Trump'south following culture war will be: Demanding every store employee declare "Merry Christmas" this holiday season.

Cavaliers trade Richard Jefferson, Kay Felder to Hawks
October 15, 2017, at 8:49 AM

Sources declare that $3 million is going to Atlanta. "These situations and decisions are some of the toughest to be in and have to make. Certainly, both RJ and Kay are two guys we also wanted to have here with us this season," Cavaliers common manager Koby Altman said in a statement.

Who should the Ruddy Sox choose to replace John Farrell?
October 14, 2017, at 9:42 PM

thirty, two thousand seventeen, the Boston Ruddy Sox clinched their second consecutive American League E title, making it the first time the Ruddy Sox had ever won back-to-back div crowns.

Number interference call as Astros fan reaches for Carlos Correa hour
October 14, 2017, at 9:41 PM

Carson Riley, a youthful Astros fan, tried to create a capture in the front of row of seats when Carlos Correa lined a shot over the right-field wall in the fourth inning of Houston's two-1 Game 2 win on Saturday.

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