Basketball

Gregg Popovich of San Antonio Spurs says he’s ‘never’ encountered issue like Kawhi Leonard’s quadriceps injury

NEW ORLEANS — In a storied career spanning more than 40 years at various levels, San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said he has “never” encountered the quadriceps issue that has kept Kawhi Leonard out of the lineup this entire season. “Never, never,” Popovich said when asked whether he has seen such a condition hampering […]

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Antonio Conte is first choice for Italian Football Federation boss

Antonio Conte’s Chelsea are third in the Premier League Italian Football Federation president Carlo Tavecchio has hinted that Chelsea boss Antonio Conte would be his first choice to be the new Azzurri coach. Conte left the job for Chelsea after Euro 2016, but replacement Giampiero Ventura was sacked after Italy lost to Sweden in the […]

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West Brom 0-4 Chelsea: Antonio Conte hails Morata-Hazard partnership

Antonio Conte says Alvaro Morata and Eden Hazard have forged a “great partnership” after their contribution to Chelsea’s convincing 4-0 win at West Brom. MATCH REPORT: West Bromwich Albion 0-4 Chelsea Watch all of Saturday’s Premier League goals on Match of the Day, 22:30 BST on BBC One and the BBC Sport website & app.

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Eric Bledsoe to start for Milwaukee Bucks vs. San Antonio Spurs

SAN ANTONIO — Recently acquired point guard Eric Bledsoe participated Friday morning in his first shootaround with the Milwaukee Bucks, and coach Jason Kidd plans to plug the new addition into the starting lineup against the San Antonio Spurs. Reigning Rookie of the Year Malcolm Brogdon, who has started all nine of Milwaukee’s games this […]