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Joel Embiid asks 'what else I have to do' to win MVP, says all energy now focused on 'bigger picture' of helping Philadelphia 76ers win NBA title

Joel Embiid asks ‘what else I have to do’ to win MVP, says all energy now focused on ‘bigger picture’ of helping Philadelphia 76ers win NBA title

12:59 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI — Philadelphia 76ers superstar Joel Embiid congratulated Nikola Jokic on winning the NBA Most Valuable Player Award for a second straight season, adding Tuesday night that there was “no right or wrong” answer among several serving candidates. But Embiid also said that, going forward, he’ll steer his focus toward …

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NBA great Bob Lanier, Hall of Fame center for Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks, dies at 73

NBA great Bob Lanier, Hall of Fame center for Detroit Pistons and Milwaukee Bucks, dies at 73

Bob Lanier, the left-handed big man who muscled up beside the likes of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as one of the NBA’s top players of the 1970s, died Tuesday. He was 73. The NBA said in a statement that the legendary NBA center died after a short illness. The Hall of Famer and eight-time NBA All-Star had …

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Why Johnny Depp's lawyers 'celebrated' Amber Heard's Kate Moss mention

Why Johnny Depp’s lawyers ‘celebrated’ Amber Heard’s Kate Moss mention

Johnny Depp’s lawyers were spotted fist-pumping when Amber Heard suddenly brought up Kate Moss during her testimony last week – because the name-drop has the potential to help their case. The gesture by attorney Benjamin Chew in the Fairfax, Virginia courtroom was a “celebratory acknowledgment,” a source close to Depp confirmed to The Post Tuesday. …

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PGA Tour denies releases to players looking to compete in inaugural LIV event in London next month, according to memo

PGA Tour denies releases to players looking to compete in inaugural LIV event in London next month, according to memo

The PGA Tour has denied releases to the players looking to play in the first event of the Saudi Arabian-funded LIV Golf Invitational Series, according to a memo obtained by ESPN. The debut tournament, set to take place in London from June 9 to 11, coincides with the PGA Tour’s RBC Canadian Open that week. …

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He's back: Travis Scott to make comeback performance at Billboard Awards six months after ten people died during massive crowd surge at his Astroworld festival

Stampede at Travis Scott’s tragic Astroworld injured more than 4,900 people, new filing claims

More than 4,900 people were injured in the stampede at Travis Scott’s Astroworld concert in November 2021, a new court filing claims. Ten people were killed following a crush during Scott’s performance at NRG Park in Houston last year. A filing Monday in Harris County argued that the total number of injured concertgoers is exponentially …

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Rapper Young Thug, associates arrested for violating the RICO act

Rapper Young Thug, associates arrested for violating the RICO act

article Young Thug performs onstage at ‘Samsung Galaxy + Billboard’ during the 2022 SXSW Conference and Festivals at Waterloo Park on March 17, 2022 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Amy E. Price/Getty Images for SXSW) ATLANTA – A popular Atlanta rapper, who was arrested Monday in Buckhead, was among 28 people listed in an 88-page …

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This combination of images provided by NASA on Monday shows part of the Large Magellanic Cloud, a small satellite galaxy of the Milky Way, seen by the retired Spitzer Space Telescope, left, and the new James Webb Space Telescope.

Look at the first picture from the successor to the Hubble space telescope

This combination of images provided by NASA on Monday shows part of the Large Magellanic Cloud, a small satellite galaxy of the Milky Way, seen by the retired Spitzer Space Telescope, left, and the new James Webb Space Telescope. (NASA/JPL-Caltech, NASA/ESA/CSA/STScI via AP) Estimated read time: Less than a minute CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — NASA’s …

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Chef Mario Batali on trial in Boston sexual misconduct case

Chef Mario Batali on trial in Boston sexual misconduct case

BOSTON — Celebrity chef Mario Batali’s pandemic-delayed trial on sexual misconduct allegations opens Monday in Boston. Batali pleaded not guilty to a charge of indecent assault and battery in 2019, stemming from accusations that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman after taking a selfie with her at a Boston restaurant in 2017. The woman …

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Joey Logano bumps William Byron late to win Goodyear 400 at Darlington Raceway

Joey Logano bumps William Byron late to win Goodyear 400 at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, SC — After William Byron squeezed him against the wall on a final restart, Joey Logano knew what he’d do if got the chance to regain the lead. Logano bumped Byron from behind on the next-to-last lap to win the Goodyear 400 at Darlington Raceway on Sunday. Byron hit the wall in turn three …

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Actor Fred Savage was seen for the first time since his firing as he left an apartment in Westwood and got into his car while on the phone

EXC: Fred Savage does yard work in first sighting since Wonder Years firing

Fred Savage was spotted for the first time since he was focused from his roles as executive producer and director of ABC’s revived The Wonder Years amid ‘three separate allegations’ of inappropriate conduct. On Saturday, Savage, 45, was spotted for the first time since his firing when he left an apartment in Westwood, California and …

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