Spurs’ Leonard to miss contest against Warriors

first_imgSan Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard. APSan Antonio Spurs leading scorer Kawhi Leonard will miss Saturday’s National Basketball Association contest against the Golden State Warriors with an apparent concussion.The all-star forward was placed on the league’s Concussion Protocol list after being injured when he was struck in the head by an elbow from Oklahoma City player Victor Oladipo during Thursday’s game, the team announced Friday.ADVERTISEMENT Badminton: Lee and Lin on course for one final showdown The 25-year-old Leonard, who left the game and did not return, has been leading San Antonio’s charge at overtaking Golden State for top spot in the Western Conference.Leonard played a total of 26 minutes on Thursday, finishing with 19 points.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC returnHe’s averaging career highs this season with 26.3 points and 3.4 assists to go with 6.0 rebounds. Leonard is also a two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year.RELATED STORIES Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite Taal Volcano continues to emit steam, ash from weak explosions LATEST STORIES China counts sharp rise in coronavirus cases, 2 in Beijing Leonard the spur as San Antonio down RocketsLeonard’s 31 points lead Spurs to win over PacersSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Prince Harry: ‘No other option’ but to cut royal ties Panelo: Duterte only wants to emulate strong political will of Marcoscenter_img View comments Palace: Crisis over ABC-CBN franchise unlikely 2 ‘bookies’ bet collectors held in Quezon Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town Beggar dead in Quezon hit-and-run incident MOST READ Taal Volcano evacuees warned against going homelast_img read more

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This Celtic team to cause problems for ‘fantastic’ Bayern Munich?

first_img 11 Bayern Munich v Celtic is live on talkSPORT 2 at 19:45 (BST) here.Captain Scott Brown and midfielder Stuart Armstrong are fit to face Bayern Munich at the Allianz, which is good news, as is the fact the German side are without Manuel Neuer and Franck Ribery.Celtic’s win at Anderlecht was their first for 17 European group stage fixtures in the Champions League or Europa League, though they have never beaten a Bundesliga club away from home.“We’re going to have to be resilient but we’ve got to be confident enough to play,” manager Brendan Rodgers said. “We respect we’re playing against fantastic players. They’ll be highly motivated and they’ll want to come out and really press the game and show their qualities.”So how will Rodgers’ team look? Click the right arrow above to find out.Stream the Bayern v Celtic match here. 11 14. Stuart Armstrong (attacking midfield) 6. Nir Bitton (centre-back) 11 20. Dedryck Boyata (centre-back) 11 11 11 9. Leigh Griffiths (centre forward) 63. Kieran Tierney (left-back) 8. Scott Brown (central midfield) 11 1. Craig Gordon (goalkeeper) – Click the right arrow above to find out talkSPORT’s predicted Celtic XI to face Bayern Munich in the Champions League… 11 49. James Forrest (right-wing) 21. Olivier Ntcham (central midfield) 23. Mikael Lustig (right-back) 11 11. Scott Sinclair (left-wing) 11 11last_img read more

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