After decades of controversy and accusations of racism, the Cleveland Indians have finally chose to drop " Chief Wahoo " from their uniforms, with Major League Baseball declaring the logo was "no longer appropriate". Indians chairman Paul Dolan also released a statement about the decision on the logo. What do you think about the removal of Chief Wahoo? "Cleveland's decision should finally compel the Washington football team to make the same honorable decision", reads a ...
I don't know. What I know is myself, the board and the player would like to have a happy end. I know what he's trying to do, give him a boost, but I'm not sure it's right to go calling him world class. Whereas he was regularly seen smiling and joking - particularly in press conferences - during the early years of his managerial career, we're now used to seeing the scowling, negative figure who seems to be constantly at war with various people involved in the game.
The Knicks were tight-lipped about the reason for Noah's absence. The Knicks are hopeful he returns sooner. Personal reasons, he won't be with us for a couple of games. "We're not going to comment on that stuff", the coach said Thursday. Noah looked anguished as he came out and said something to Hornacek. A former All-Star and Defensive Player of the Year with the Chicago Bulls, Noah, 32, has been a colossal disappointment since signing a four-year, $72.6 million contract with the Knicks in ...
Andrew Cuomo said Monday that the Islanders will split their home games for at least the next three seasons between the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale and Barclays Center in Brooklyn while a new state-of-the-art arena is constructed at Belmont Park .
West Brom were back on level terms thanks to Jay Rodriguez in the seventh minute who fired on from the edge of the area to make it 1-1. However, West Brom would hold on to secure a fantastic Anfield victory and march into the fifth round.
It is the first time both editions will be take place in the same country in the same year but as distinct tournaments. The ICC and Cricket Australia unveiled the venues for both tournaments on Tuesday, with women's pool matches to be played at several smaller venues in Perth, Melbourne , Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Canberra.
It's not clear if the two are out of the NFL's concussion protocol since being cleared to participate in non-contact practices is the fourth step of a five-step process. "Being a part of a couple of these losses, those are pretty tough to swallow, but I think you realize how much effort you have to put in to prepare".
Until, of course, Roberto Firmino hit the bar. They looked at two offside decisions in the lead up to the ball falling in at the far post, and found that West Brom were level both times , though the process did take almost two minutes.
The popular Mardi Gras catch phrase "Throw me something, mister", is synonymous with Carnival. A spokesman for the city said local nonprofits are starting bead-recycling initiatives along the parade route this year. "So we've got to do better". The removal was part of a four-month project in response to heavy flooding in the city in August, the newspaper reported.
The Armenian was ineligible to face Chelsea , due to him being cup tied, but he will be hoping to make his Arsenal debut here. Federico Fernandez is set to return, though, after missing the cup game because of a nose injury as Swansea look for another impressive performance after beating Liverpool a week ago.
Federer added to his already imposing win-loss record in Melbourne and is now 94-13. Grand Slams are outdoor events. "It was an fantastic journey for me to come here to the final". A thumping forehand produces a victor and a gutsy hold gives Cilic the slightest bit of hope, but at 3-1 down, the situation remained dire. Caroline Wozniacki won the women's singles title on Saturday, beating Simona Halep in three sets in Melbourne for her first career Grand Slam title.
The Jacksonville Jaguars will reportedly move on from quarterback Blake Bortles if they can sign either Kirk Cousins or Alex Smith, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. 3 overall pick and move on to another option like Cousins or Smith. "I would really have to take a step back and look at it", Marrone said. For Bortles, the decision would be an easy one.
Musonda joined Chelsea from Anderlecht in 2012 but has made only seven appearances for the first team, spending time on loan at Nottingham Forest and Real Betis . But Rodgers has got his man in a move which has delighted fans of the Parkhead club. Rodgers suggested he would be ready to throw Musonda straight into action against Hearts on Tuesday and the new recruit is relishing the prospect of turning out at Celtic Park.
Although Aubameyang is desperate to join the Gunners , the North London club had been trying to thrash out terms with Dortmund who initially demanded £60m for the striker. With that appearance, Dortmund showed their hand to Arsenal and stated that if the valuation was not matched, they were in no need to sell the striker.
The second seeded Federer, 36, cruised through the first set but Cilic, seeded number six, rallied in the 2nd and won a tiebreaker. While Federer has won the most grand slams of any man, he trails Margaret Court (24), Serena Williams (23) and Steffi Graf (22) overall.
Hahn, 28, spent three of his four seasons in the Major League Baseball with the A's. He is also under team control through 2021, so the Royals are getting a pitcher who can contribute out of the rotation or out of the bullpen relatively cheaply.
Can the FA Cup be Chelsea's salvation? And so far Chelsea have won just one of those fixtures, last weekend's Premier League victory at Brighton, while they squeezed by Norwich on penalties in a third-round replay. We have to continue to do this and know we have to face great difficulties. England worldwide Raheem Sterling added the second goal to put the game beyond Cardiff's reach when he deftly headed home Bernardo Silva's cross from the left flank in the 37th minute.
But the 24-year-old is unsure whether his double will be enough to keep him in manager Antonio Conte's plans for the rest of the season. The Belgium worldwide has proven himself a excellent finisher in his two seasons at Stamford Bridge, however he seems to lack the ability to hold the ball up and link the play that his manager demands from his strikers.
The 24-year-old formed a lethal combination with guard Russell Westbrook , running a relentless pick n roll game on his way to his 17th double-double of the season with 20 points and 13 rebounds on an ultra-efficient 10 of 11 field goals. Westbrook led all scorers with 37 points, and after the win, he was asked about the "high-energy" nature of the team's two meetings. The Thunder did not provide a timetable for Roberson's return.
Russell Westbrook is the best player on the Thunder team from a fantasy basketball perspective, with 53.75 fantasy points per game. Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown told United States publication the Norman Transcript before the two sides played on Monday (NZT) that Adams is "one of the elite players in the NBA ".