According to Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel, the endorsement deal is expected to be finalized today.
In ditching Adidas in favor of Under Armour, Embiid will join a small list of National Basketball Association players that includes Stephen Curry and Dennis Smith Jr., as well as other star athletes like Cam Newton, Tom Brady, Bryce Harper and Jordan Spieth. Embiid appears ready to test the theory that the NBA's tallest stars can't sell shoes.
Thw 24-year-old is hands down the league's best follow on social media, letting jokes fly at will, getting under his opponent's skin, while backing up his talk on the court.
If any big man can transcend the norm and move sneakers, it's Embiid. His trash talking and trolling are already legendary, and Embiid is only scratching the surface of how popular he can become.
Under Armour offered enough money, a reported signature shoe, and more, and the deal got done, a story broken by Shams Charania of The Athletic. When I look at myself ...
"Basketball has given me everything, but it has to be bigger than basketball", Embiid added. You can name it - pass, post up, shoot the ball, bring the ball up, being a playmaker - so I'm excited to break that stereotype.
Under Armour is taking a chance on Embiid in the hope that he can turn around the company's recent misfortunes by breaking the mold for big men.
Polio-like disease on the rise in Minnesota
The CDC says it got information on 362 cases of the illness in the USA from August 2014 through August 2018. Acute Flacid Myelitis or paralysis (AFM) is a rare disorder that is increasing in prevalence.
Netflix veut qu'Albuquerque, au Nouveau-Mexique (Etats-Unis), soit le principal lieu de création de ses contenus. C'est la toute première fois que la société de Reed Hastings rachète un complexe de studio de production.
The hurricane was expected to gradually weaken as it passed over the southeastern United States, the hurricane center said. The Carolinas are still reeling from severe flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence less than a month ago.
It also said he was "a fighter" and had his share of "battles" during his life, "but unfortunately this time was too much". During this recent time of adversity, he was baptized while surrounded by his family.
Many stock-market observers pin the start of the current bull market, the longest since World War II, at March 9, 2009. The 10-year Treasury yield rose to 3.22 percent from 3.20 percent late Tuesday after earlier touching 3.24 percent.
The pair was set to dock at the orbiting outpost six hours after launch, but the booster rocket failed minutes after launch. A Russian booster rocket carrying them into orbit to the International Space Station failed after launch in Kazakhstan.
Marks River began surrounding their home. "We've been through hurricanes but never where we were completely cut off like this". After the hurricane made landfall, Florida Governor Rick Scott urged those who didn't evacuate to stay in place.
A court terme, le calendrier reste incertain: la concertation "nous amène déjà en avril-mai", reconnaît le Haut commissaire. Le président s'est engagé à maintenir l'âge actuel de 62 ans comme base de départ.
Le décollage s'est bien passé mais "après la séparation du premier étage, on a eu l'impression qu'il y avait une sorte de flash" . Depuis 2011, la Nasa est contrainte d'acheter des places à bord des Soyouz pour envoyer ses astronautes sur l'ISS.
US consumer price inflation is now above 2 percent annually and the unemployment rate is the lowest in about 40 years. Wall Street extended its losses Wednesday afternoon as markets continued to skid, with the Nasdaq leading the losses.
Un homme chute d'un immeuble et s'empale sur un poteau
Libération a pu se faire confirmer la véracité des faits par des témoins du drame, qui aurait eu lieu le soir du 27 septembre. Sur la première, on assiste à la chute d'un homme, depuis un immeuble, qui vient s'empaler sur un potelet de trottoir.
Missing Saudi journalist's fiancee asks for Trump's help
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorised to talk to reporters about the subject. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo acknowledged the conflicting reports about the safety and whereabouts of Khashoggi.
Le trophée a été volé — Tour de France
C'est sans dire que ce trophée a très peu de valeur pour quiconque l'a pris, mais beaucoup pour l'équipe et moi-même. La société a indiqué prendre l'entière responsabilité de ce vol et a présenté ses excuses au coureur gallois.
Italy and France far-right leaders slam Brussels ‘bunker’
She argued the European Union had become "totalitarian" and operated against the interests of the citizens it represents. Salvini heads the League party, one of the two major parties supporting the government of Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.