On the heels of a athletics year with no famine of astonishes, Guardian US donors make their bold projections for the months to come
Here are our bold predictions for 2018. Please mention the bold ( or should that be bold ?) in bold predictions- these are to be taken with a pinch of salt. Especially the Tebow one.
LeBron signeds with the Philadelphia 76 ers this summer
King James can opt to become a free agent after this season and what better crew for the 33 -year age-old to throw his late-career lot in with than the NBA franchise that has expended the last near-eternity stockpiling young talent? While Golden State Warriors suns Steph Curry and Kevin Durant will be 30 next season, Joel Embiid will be 24 and Ben Simmons 22, with Markelle Fultz, Dario Saric and two more first-round sketch selects coming this offseason. The Warriors would remain the favorite against a LeBron-led Sixers team for a year or two, but then it would be the Sixers’ age with Embiid and Simmons participating their primes. Philly LeBron might win claims the whole way through his 40 th birthday. DJG
Tim Tebow becomes a college football coach-and-four
Don’t laugh, this isn’t far-fetched. The more beings determine of the former Florida football star as an commentator on the SEC Network the more they understand why luminous NFL coach-and-fours like Bill Belichick, Josh McDaniels and Chip Kelly have wanted to give him probabilities: they affection his thought. Tebow is a football junkie, a humanity whose great preoccupation is digesting offensive arrangements. Two years ago, he expressed to the Associated Press an interest in coaching. While he isn’t ready for a college or NFL leader coaching job or even an offensive coordinator stance, there is an good chance he will be approached for the purposes of an offensive coaching job with the relevant recommendations of grooming him into a head manager. LC
Christian Pulisic will become the most expensive girl in world-wide football
For decades, American soccer has waited for its luminary. In Christian Pulisic, that superstar has arrived. The 19 -year-old has carried a faltering Borussia Dortmund side this season, also growing the look and expression of the US men’s national team in 2017. But come the summer, the time will be right for the Hershey, Pennsylvania, native to shape the next step in his burgeoning vocation.
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