The Philadelphia 76ers have scuffled without Joel Embiid, who has missed eight straight games with a sore knee. The Sixers (41-25) have dropped two straight and only generated 91 points of offense in their last outing on Friday against the Rockets. But they have a chance to tie Indiana for third place in the Eastern Conference playoff standings as they host the Pacers (42-24) this afternoon at Well Fargo Center. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NBA schedule, click HERE.
A college team that has seen its stock drop in the last few weeks is the Iowa Hawkeyes (21-9). Once viewed as a lock for the NCAA tournament, the Hawkeyes (21-9) have dropped four of their last five with the last one coming by 20 points at Wisconsin. But Iowa closes out its regular season today against a Nebraska team that is in a free fall after dropping 11 of its last 13. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NCAA Basketball schedule, click HERE.
One team not struggling on the ice is the defending-champion Washington Capitals (40-21-7). The Caps have won six straight to move into first place in the Metropolitan Division ahead of the Islanders. They’ll try to keep the momentum going tonight at home as the Caps host the Winnipeg Jets (40-23-4), who are riding high after an 8-1 win over Carolina on Friday. To get Dunkel’s pick for this game and the full NHL schedule, click HERE.
And Matchweek 30 of the English Premier League wraps up this afternoon with Arsenal taking of Manchester United at Emirates Field. To get Dunkel’s pick for this match and the full Premier League schedule, click HERE.