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Sports Cherry doesn't agree with one-game suspension for Kings defenceman Doughty
Author: 0 Cherry doesn't agree with one-game suspension for Kings defenceman Doughty

Doughty was suspended for one game by the NHL's Department of Player Safety on Thursday for a Game 1 hit to the head of Vegas forward William Carrier , who did not play Friday. In this case, Jonathan Quick is showing why he's one of the NHL's most accomplished playoff netminders, nullifying a Vegas attack that's occasionally racking up twice as many chances.

Sports Announcer Says Black Player Is 'Out Of His Cotton-Picking Mind'
Author: 0 Announcer Says Black Player Is 'Out Of His Cotton-Picking Mind'

Instead, in a statement made to the Norman Transcript , he expressed that, while he felt Davis didn't mean to use the term in a pejorative way, it was nevertheless wrong. Dan Mahoney, the Thunder's vice president of broadcasting and corporate communications, said the team considered the comment "inappropriate". "I offer my honest apology and realize that, while I committed a lapse in judgement, such mistakes come with effect".

Sports Rams' 2018 NFL Draft hat leaks, features 'Mob Squad'
Author: 0 Rams' 2018 NFL Draft hat leaks, features 'Mob Squad'

Thanks to the trade they made with the Houston Texans during the 2017 NFL Draft , they also hold the No. 4 pick, so their camp must be plenty busy right about now. For the Eagles , each draft pick will don a cap that says " Fly Eagles Fly ". New Era will release the entire line of draft caps on Thursday. Just give the Eagles draft picks the handsome Super Bowl Champion hats from the big game back in February.

Sports NCAA approves football rule change aimed at decreasing kickoff returns
Author: 0 NCAA approves football rule change aimed at decreasing kickoff returns

If a player catches a kickoff in the end zone and downs the ball, the offense will start at the 25. "All other aspects of the kickoff play will remain the same", the NCAA said in a statement. On Friday, the NCAA Football Rules Oversight Panel approved a rule that will allow for kick returners to call for a fair catch inside the 25-yard line and allow the team to begin an offensive series at the 25-yard line.

Sports John backs Kelso horse for Grand National charity bet
Author: 0 John backs Kelso horse for Grand National charity bet

An estimated 600 million people worldwide will be following the runners as they race over Becher's Brook, The Chair and other famous obstacles at Aintree Racecourse. Minella Rocco, an 18-1 chance as of Thursday, underwent a wind operation in early February. Paul Nicholls, Malaya's trainer, has a big runner in the opener too as Cyrname (1 .45) is a progressive novice chaser whose form in the Scilly Isles Novice Chase two runs ago has worked out well.

Author: 0 Mathieu Perreault leaves Jets playoff game with apparent shoulder injury

The fans stood for the final two minutes as the Jets protected the one-goal victory. "You're looking for disaster there", Boudreau told a media scrum. Winnipeg outshot Minnesota 13-4 in the scoreless first period. But it didn't take long for the goals to start pouring in over the final 20 minutes, beginning with a pair of Wild tallies in the first four minutes to grab a 2-1 lead.

Sports Mark Sanchez suspended for four games after PED violation
Author: 0 Mark Sanchez suspended for four games after PED violation

Sanchez was lauded for his mentorship of quarterback Mitch Trubisky past year but never played a regular-season down. As NFL Network's James Palmer noted, he'll still be eligible to participate in offseason activities including preseason practices and games - if he gets signed, of course.

Sports Michigan State board meeting erupts over gymnast's payoff accusations
Author: 0 Michigan State board meeting erupts over gymnast's payoff accusations

While we waited, we were met by Emily Gerkin Guerrant, Vice President and University spokesperson. Lorincz said she asked to meet with Engler to talk about "healing" and rebuilding trust at MSU in wake of the Nassar scandal. President Engler and his lawyer had just tried to coerce me into settling a lawsuit without my attorney present", Lorincz said. "Then President Engler started saying it was sad that hundreds of good osteopathic doctors at MSU are being judged by one - one bad doctor".

Sports Why the Indiana Pacers can knock off the Cleveland Cavaliers
Author: 0 Why the Indiana Pacers can knock off the Cleveland Cavaliers

Victor Oladipo , who was an All-Star this season and averaged 25 points on 47.2 percent shooting from 3-point territory as the Pacers went 3-1 against the Cavs this season, is joined by Darren Collison , who led the entire league in 3-point percentage shooting with a 46.8 percent clip for the season.

Sports Wizards' Meeks banned 25 games for violating PED policy
Author: 0 Wizards' Meeks banned 25 games for violating PED policy

ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported Friday that Meeks will miss the Wizards' playoff run after testing positive for "banned compounds Ipamorelin and Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide-2". "Because I have never used a drug of any kind I am absolutely heartbroken and perplexed with the news today". His suspension will carry over into the 2018-2019 regular season if it is upheld, but he will not be permitted to play during the appeal.

Sports Sidney Crosby hat trick highlights Penguins win vs. Flyers
Author: 0 Sidney Crosby hat trick highlights Penguins win vs. Flyers

I saw quite a bit of the Caps, but I like Ovechkin, and they're going to play a Columbus team that's usually hidden from view. "If we go home 1-1, we'll be pretty happy with that". A team with more veteran players can disrupt this youthful squad. With Vegas in its first year, most people expected them to finish dead last and continue a rebuild in order to be a really good team in the future.

Sports Seahawks ink K Sebastian Janikowski to 1-year deal
Author: 0 Seahawks ink K Sebastian Janikowski to 1-year deal

Sebastian Janikowski becomes the second kicker on the Seahawks' roster. The team confirmed the 1-year agreement with the Pro-Bowler on Friday afternoon. He's broken a slew of kicking records, and holds the record for most games played as a Raider. Known for his big leg, Janikowski tied the National Football League record for longest field goal, making a 63-yarder in 2011, a record that has since been broken by one yard, and he holds an National Football League record with 55 field goals of ...

Sports Former NFL cheerleader alleges gender and religious discrimination
Author: 0 Former NFL cheerleader alleges gender and religious discrimination

Ware says she was questioned about it by the team's cheerleading officials, who also asked her about her decision to forgo sex before marriage. "Ware contended that she ldquo;a goal of subject, ridicule, harassment and abuse" from the workforce's cheerleading manager, Dorie Grogan, and other trainers and agents of this squad only afterwards she published an off season image on societal media marketing of himself being sporadically before her 3rd season with all this crew.

Author: 0 Guardiola: City Are Not UCL Flops

The Manchester United full-back was not punished for the studs-up tackle, which left Aguero floored late in the second half. He may be facing a touchline ban, and said: "I will accept the punishment from UEFA if next season we start without the manager there".

Sports Shooters Anjum, Tejaswini enter CWG final
Author: 0 Shooters Anjum, Tejaswini enter CWG final

This was an improvement on the silver Tejaswini won in the 50m rifle prone yesterday. Anjum clinched the top spot in the qualification standings with a Games record of 589 points. Tejaswini, who is no stranger when it comes to winning medals for India also shined on Day 8 where she won silver in 50m Rifle Prone event. Sushi (74kg), the defending champion, scored easy victories over Canada's Jevon Balfour and Pakistan's Muhammad Asad Butt by technical superiority before scoring a victory ...

Sports Mets' Plawecki has broken hand, d'Arnaud needs surgery
Author: 0 Mets' Plawecki has broken hand, d'Arnaud needs surgery

Travis d'Arnaud has indeed chose to undergo Tommy John surgery, the Mets announced. BC-BBN-Mets-Plawecki, 1st Ld-Writethru, 187Mets C Plawecki has broken hand; d'Arnaud elbow surgeryAP Photo FLLS111Eds: APNewsNow. Outfielder Brandon Nimmo also returns following a brief stay in Vegas, while right-hander Jacob Rhame was optioned to the 51s. Monell was in spring training with the Tampa Bay Rays this year before getting cut late in camp.

Sports EPL: Mourinho speaks on Martial leaving Manchester United
Author: 0 EPL: Mourinho speaks on Martial leaving Manchester United

You always go to the one. "Because I decide that way". "If I were you, I would ask why [Romelu] Lukaku plays every match, why [Nemanja] Matic plays every match". "I didn't, because I was not complacent", he said. Although PSG are leading the Ligue 1 table by a whopping 14 points to second-placed Monaco, they were knocked out in the UEFA Champions League, at the hands of Real Madrid, which definitely won't go down well with most of their fans.

Sports Premier League Will Not Adopt VAR Next Season
Author: 0 Premier League Will Not Adopt VAR Next Season

Premier League clubs have met on Friday. The top English league is stalling on the implementation of VAR with the technology experiencing teething problems. 'The clubs recognised and are grateful for the substantial developments made by PGMOL managing director Mike Riley and his team'. It has been brought into use fully in the Bundesliga and will be used at the upcoming summer FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation, but Premier League clubs felt that now isn't the time to implement it in the ...