Author: JamesMcGhee

After declining an invitation to the 2024 NBA Draft Combine, Red Star guard Nikola Topic apparently suffered a knee injury. Game 1 of the ABA League Finals. The 18-year-old was helped off the pitch following an awkward landing, heading towards the changing rooms after lying on the ground for a few moments. Although ruled out for the remainder of the game, he returned to the sideline rather than immediately getting further imaging. Characterized as a “non-contact left knee injury,” Johnny Askounis of Eurohoops notes that “a setback on the same knee in January forced (Subject) to be on the injured…

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American Emma Navarro stunned world number 2 Aryna Sabalenka 6-3, 3-6, 6-2 to record the biggest victory of her career and reach the Indian Wells quarter-finals for the first time on Wednesday while Coco Gauff celebrated her birthday by qualifying with ease. Navarro absorbed Sabalenka’s powerful serve and converted four of her five break chances to beat the two-time defending Australian Open champion in windy conditions. Navarro soared to take the first set before Sabalenka raised her level in the second to force a decider. The poised Navarro kept her composure, fending off a break point and hitting a forehand…

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The Celtics are your 2024 NBA champions.Boston closed out a dominant playoff run with a gentlemanly sweep of the Mavericks in the 2024 NBA Finals. Thanks to the efforts of Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum, Jrue Holiday and many others, the Celtics finished the job in Boston, winning the fifth match.Boston rolled to a 16-3 playoff record, making it one of the most dominant runs in NBA history.By hoisting the Larry O’Brien Trophy with a true team effort, Bill Russell’s Finals MVP award could have gone to several different Celtics.Who finally got this honor? Sports news presents the winner and the…

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2005 | 6’6 | 7’0 MD | 201 poundsTeam: Red Star of Zvezda (Serbia)Agent: Misko RaznatovicBest overall mock draft rankings: 1 / Worst ranking: 9In 13 Adriatic League games, Topic averaged 18.6 points and 6.9 assists per game, with a 52.4 percent shooting rate from the field and a 28.2 three-point percentage. percent. He also recorded 0.9 steals and 3.1 turnovers per game.His father, Subject Milenkois a former professional basketball player, head coach and gold medalist of the Yugoslav national team.

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Turin: The merciless Novak Djokovic destroyed local favorite Jannik Sinner to win the ATP Finals title for a record seventh time on Sunday – reaching another milestone in his incredible career. The 36-year-old Serbian lost to local favorite Sinner earlier in the week in the group stage, but took sweet revenge with a sublime performance to claim a 6-3, 6-3 victory. A packed house at Turin’s Pala Alpitour had hoped to cheer Sinner, 22, to the biggest title of his career, but Djokovic was simply in a different league. The world number one lost just two points on serve in…

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The Celtics are your 2024 NBA champions.Boston finished business on its home court, protecting the floor with a decisive 106-88 victory over the Mavericks.Jayson Tatum did his best in the closing game, posting a near triple-double of 31 points, 11 assists and eight rebounds to finally lead the Celtics over the hump. It was his co-star Jaylen Brown who took home Finals MVP honors, finishing with 21 points, eight rebounds and six assists to win the Bill Russell Trophy.Boston’s defense kept Luka Doncic (28 points on 25 shots) and Kyrie Irving (15 points on 16 shots) in check, keeping Dallas…

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2005 | 6’6 | 7’0 MD | 201 poundsTeam: Red Star of Zvezda (Serbia)Agent: Misko RaznatovicBest overall mock draft rankings: 1 / Worst ranking: 9In 13 Adriatic League games, Topic averaged 18.6 points and 6.9 assists per game, with a 52.4 percent shooting rate from the field and a 28.2 three-point percentage. percent. He also recorded 0.9 steals and 3.1 turnovers per game.His father, Subject Milenkois a former professional basketball player, head coach and gold medalist of the Yugoslav national team.

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Elena Rybakina gave Aryna Sabalenka a reality check on Sunday before defending her Australian Open title with a crushing 6-0, 6-3 victory in the final of the Brisbane International, a rematch of the summit clash Melbourne last year. The ensuing men’s final at Pat Rafter Arena was a much closer contest with former world number 3 Grigor Dimitrov winning his first ATP title in over six years with a 7-6, 6-4 victory over youngster Danish Holger Rune. Sabalenka, world number 2 and top seed, entered the competition on the back of a 15-match winning streak in Australia but was dominated…

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This article is part of our Tips and Tricks series, where we use data and know-how to identify trends and insights for Euro 2024. You can find all articles in the series. here.Euro 2024 is finally launched and we have had goals, shocks, thrills and excesses. Unfortunately, none of that was present in England’s slow 1-0 win over Serbia in Gelsenkirchen. You can’t have it all, can you?Nonetheless, expectations remain high as the second series of games kicks off and we’re back with data analytics to help you uncover hidden truths that you can use to your advantage. Let’s go.England,…

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THE Portland Trail Blazers now know that they will choose numbers 7 and 14 in the NBA Draft next month, with two second-round picks. Here’s a look at who the team won in the latest ESPN draft lottery with Jonathan Givony and Jeremy Woo: Choice #7 Nikola Subject The Blazers aren’t far enough along in their rebuild to worry too much about positional adjustment, and Topic’s combination of size and playmaking ability differentiates his skill set from the guards they already have on the roster. Portland can lean on the top talent available here, considering Topic as part of a…

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