Ben Simmons posts landmark triple-double as Philadelphia 76ers edge Miami Heat in NBA playoffs

Ben Simmons posts landmark triple-double as Philadelphia 76ers edge Miami Heat in NBA playoffs

Posted April 22, 2018 11:15:22 Photo: Ben Simmons (R) almost had a quadruple-double, but settled for a landmark triple-double against the Heat. (AP: Joe Skipper) Ben Simmons has netted a triple-double consisting of 17 points, 13 rebounds and 10 assists to carry the Philadelphia 76ers past the Miami Heat 106-102 …

Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers v Miami Heat, NBA finals, Chris Anstey

Ben Simmons, Philadelphia 76ers v Miami Heat, NBA finals, Chris Anstey

AUSSIE basketball legend Chris Anstey says Ben Simmons’ Philadelphia 76ers are good enough to win a “fairytale” NBA title. The former Dallas Maverick and Chicago Bull says the Sixers, who go into Game 2 of today’s Eastern Conference first-round match up with the Miami Heat with a 1-0 series lead, …

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis in spat with Fernando Verdasco at Miami Open

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis in spat with Fernando Verdasco at Miami Open

Posted March 27, 2018 14:12:52 Photo: Nick Kyrgios got himself involved in a heated Twitter exchange with Fernando Verdasco. (AP: Lynne Sladky) Related Story: Kokkinakis stuns Federer with upset win in Miami Nick Kyrgios and Fernando Verdasco have been involved in a Twitter spat after the Spaniard’s victory over Thanasi …

Thanasi Kokkinakis stuns Roger Federer with upset win at Miami Open

Thanasi Kokkinakis stuns Roger Federer with upset win at Miami Open

Posted March 25, 2018 12:06:27 Photo: Thanasi Kokkinakis celebrates his victory over Roger Federer in Miami. (Reuters: Geoff Burke) Australia’s Thanasi Kokkinakis has claimed the biggest scalp of his young career by beating Roger Federer at the Miami Open, a result that has cost the Swiss the world number one …