Rockets' Eric Gordon wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year
Rockets' Eric Gordon wins NBA Sixth Man of the Year
27 June, 2017, 11:15
D'Antoni won Coach of the Year honors for the second time, adding to the 2004-05 season award with the Phoenix Suns. Mike D'Antoni played for the Thundering Herd from 1970 to 1973, following his brother as a player from 1966 to 1969.
Embiid had the strongest stats, averaging 20.2 points, 7.8 rebounds and 2.45 blocks, but was limited to just 31 games because of injuries.
In his first season as head coach of the Rockets, D'Antoni guided the team to a 55-27 mark and the National Basketball Association playoffs after Houston went 41-41 in 2015-16.
D'Antoni was also named the inaugural Michael H. Goldberg Coach of the Year, an award handed out by the NBA coaches association.
The Rockets hired D'Antoni to turn things around after a disappointing 41-41 2015-16 campaign that culminated in a first-round series loss to the Golden State Warriors.
Music star Drake hosted the league's inaugural awards show in NY, where Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook was named MVP. Meanwhile, the Spurs' Kawhi Leonard quietly continued to emerge as one of the league's top two-way players showing both defensive and offensive skills. "The Greek Freak" Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks picked up the Most Improved Player Award.
NBA MVP Finalists Russell Westbrook and James Harden.
At the hearing, Comey told the committee "Lordy, I hope there are tapes", giving the President the go-ahead to release the tapes. But Trump and Spicer's comments Friday went a step further, readily admitting that there was intent to influence Comey.
"I played good in the second set and had a lot of chances but he played those set points well and was playing well overall". The Basilea idol obtained a 66 percent of effectiveness with his first serve, gaining 71 percent of almost all his points.
The ruling overturns a lower court's ruling from last summer that put the law on hold with an injunction. The state appealed, and this week, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals vacated Reeves' injunction.
It said only that "the activities are similar to preparations the regime made before its April 4, 2017, chemical weapons attack". An Israeli military assessment also found that Assad's regime was still in possession of "a few tons" of chemical weapons.
Bottas led qualifying and then set an even quicker time on his final lap - only for Hamilton to beat him by almost half a second. The No. 42 auto was looking up at Elliott in the first round of qualifying. "I kind of missed some things the second round".
Police has arrested three more persons in connection to the case of lynching of DySP Mohammad Ayoub Pandith on Saturday. Meanwhile, the J&K government removed Shajjad Khaliq from the post of SP North and posted Sajjad Shah in his place.
The off-duty officer complied, but the other officers soon recognized him as one of their own and told him that he could stand up. The off-duty officer had been ordered to the ground by two officers who saw him brandishing his police-issue firearm.
Along the way he's met many celebrities, and tried the food at almost every restaurant saying, " Pizza Port is my go to place ". The Huntington Beach resident made a plan on New Year's Day 2012: Visit Disneyland every day for an entire year.
Israel annexed the Golan area following the Six-Day War in 1967, but the move was never recognized by the global community. Israeli aircraft targeted three positions from which the projectiles were fired, the IDF said.
The person who provided the information not authorized to discuss it publicly and spoke on condition of anonymity. But Hodgkinson did bring with him an SKS rifle and a handgun. "The guy was very cordial", the sheriff said.
Devils on the clock with No. 1 pick in NHL draft
They need a forward big-time, partly to show pending 2018 free agent John Tavares they're serious about contending. Goaltenders Jean-Francois Berube (NY Islanders ), Marc-Andre Fleury (Pittsburgh), Calvin Pickard (Colorado).
Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss
We don't know who sent them; the message, which attacked the "bourgeoisie", struck some observers as a possible dirty trick. On "The Five" tonight, Jesse Watters said Pelosi fundamentally doesn't understand America or Americans.
AP analysis shows more unopposed Missouri races, GOP edge
Nevada's districts were decided by a court, but Republicans complained at the time that they appeared more favorable to Democrats. Democrats won 37 of 65 House seats, theoretically five more than would be expected based on their statewide vote share.
Microsoft Wants To Bring Xbox Emulation Onto The PC
The Xbox One X will release November 7, 2017. "The majority of our consoles that are sold next year will be [Xbox One] S. If you just look at the specs of what this box is, it's in a different league than any other console that's out there.
BCCI invites new candidates to apply for head coach job
Whereas, Sanjay Bangar and R Sridhar are also with the team in the capacity of the batting and fielding coach respectively. The more the team is trying to leave this Kohli-Kumble fiasco behind them, the more people are talking about it.
Royals Rally In 9th To Climb Back To .500
With this triumph, the Royals climbed back to.500 at 36-36 and became something fascinating to watch for the next five weeks. NOTES: The Royals designated for assignment RHP Chris Young, who had a 7.50 ERA and was allowing opponents to hit.353.
Team NZ boat could become faster
We had one in the first race in the qualifiers against us, they should've got one at the top mark and the umpires admitted that. They were one of the only teams to consistently get up on their foils as they eased away from the rest of the fleet.
76ers get No. 1 pick from Celtics, chance to draft Fultz
While Tatum, Kennard and Giles are locks, it's unlikely that freshman guard Frank Jackson will sneak in the Top 30. I like both of those kids. "I'm going to leave it at that", James said after a matchup against George in April.
Reports swirl about Beyonce's twins, but no confirmation yet
Beyonce and Jay Z welcomed their twins this week , according to multiple reports . 'We would like to share our love and happiness. Beyoncé has not posted on social media in about two weeks, fueling recent speculation that the birth of her twins was imminent.