Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles Times reported the Lakers "have always been Leonard's preferred destination", although they are concerned about the extent of his injury. The Spurs-Leonard fallout is one of the wildest in recent memory, with a lingering right-quadriceps injury and confusion over how to rehab it driving a wedge between the two sides during the season.
Philippe Coutinho is not anxious about Neymar after the Brazil star limped out of training with an ankle problem in Sochi on Tuesday. Germany begin the defence of their title with a tough test against Mexico this afternoon, before Brazil take on Switzerland in their first World Cup game since the infamous 7-1 defeat in 2014.
Not only is he with the only African team with an African coach, but his team delivered the first win for Senegal and Africa in the tournament. "Senegal represents the whole African continent", he said told Independent UK . Gifs of his celebratory fist pump and impassioned gestures during the game have also been making the rounds on social media since Senegal's win. One person tweeted that Cisse was "easily the most GIFable coach at this World Cup", while another said: " Aliou Cisse ...
Paris Saint-Germain forward Mbappe - aged 19 years and 183 days - underlined his rich talent and became France's youngest scorer at a World Cup when he poked home in the first half. Champagne football is what the footballing world is accustomed to when watching France but in the second half, they were forced to defend and they did so superbly.
The team's mascot had just shot it out of a cannon. "I understand a baseball, but not a hot dog", she said with a quiet laugh. Kathy McVay of Plymouth Meeting, PA was hit in the face. And hard", McVay said. She wound up with a black eye and bruises around the eye and nose. She left the game to get checked out at a hospital, and she says she has a small hematoma.
Croatia , who lead Group D after beating Nigeria in their opening game, looked increasingly composed but also faltered in front of goal, including a mis-directed header by Mario Mandzukic on the half-hour. And former Federation Internationale de Football Association president Sepp Blatter said he believes the World Cup should return to England when Europe next gets its turn to host the tournament.
The only African to score from open play so far in Russian Federation is Mbaye Niang , who pounced on an appallingly judged and executed Polish back pass to net Senegal's second goal at Moscow's Spartak Stadium . Both Senegal and Poland are playing with attacking mindset and not shying away from pressing deeper. Robert Lewandowski has the goals both with Bayern Munich and Poland to back his claim but, having been utterly adamant that Sadio Mane also belonged on the ...
James is now on vacation with his family, sources said. He continued by saying "LeBron is actively searching and recruiting players to Cleveland, even more so than he did after he came back with Kevin Love ". "I have to think that Koby Altman is working hard right now to try to put something together to make an impact", said Begley. Cleveland owns the eighth pick, and is said to be considering trades for proven National Basketball Association vets with LeBron in mind.
Ben Stokes will continue his recovery from injury with England during their Vitality IT20 matches against Australia and India. All-rounders Sam and Tom Curran have been included in the squad. But Test captain Joe Root and Jonny Bairstow returned alongside Moeen Ali , after the Yorkshire duo were rested from England's Twenty20 programme last winter.
But it's clear not all figures among the camp have that cool, a stigma that's affected England stars at previous World Cups and major tournaments and a missing piece of the puzzle that could undo them in Russian Federation. The movement, pace, control from the back with the ball was pleasing. The first decent effort on goal in the second stanza only came in the 69 minute when Kieran Tripper fired a free-kick from 30 yards out inches wide of the Tunisian goal.