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Sports Eric Staal Will Represent Minnesota Wild at NHL All-Star Game
Author: 0 Eric Staal Will Represent Minnesota Wild at NHL All-Star Game

He proved to be a bargain, tallying 65 points (28 goals, 37 assists) in 2016-17, and has continued to prove himself this season. Among league leaders for defenseman in ice time on power plays and in shorthanded situations, his production during even strength (21 points) has also been excellent, ranking second among defenseman in that category.

Sports Gerrit Cole Traded to Astros from Pirates Amid Yankees Rumors
Author: 0 Gerrit Cole Traded to Astros from Pirates Amid Yankees Rumors

Where it leaves the Yankees remains to be seen. Right now the Yankees have Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray, CC Sabathia and Jordan Montgomery in their rotation. However, the 2011 No. 1 overall pick still has top-of-the-rotation stuff with a fastball in the upper-90s and a plus curveball and changeup. The Yankees miss out on righthander Gerrit Cole.

Sports Seattle Seahawks fire offensive line coach Tom Cable
Author: 0 Seattle Seahawks fire offensive line coach Tom Cable

Bevell's most controversial moment, though, came in Seattle's Super Bowl XLIX loss. Seattle has been backsliding since appearing in the Super Bowl three years ago. Cable was given resources in the draft and occasionally in free agency, but the line never had the consistency for Seattle's offence to perform at its best.

Sports Serena Williams suffered from blood clots, hematoma after baby
Author: 0 Serena Williams suffered from blood clots, hematoma after baby

Today, Williams is raising her daughter and has made a return to the tennis court. Williams returns to tennis in March. "It's interesting", Williams is quoted as saying. "I want to teach her that there are no limits". "That's a different feeling for me". We're sure Olympia would have her say in the accompanying feature piece if, you know, she was old enough to talk, but the input from her mum is compelling enough on its own.

Sports Iwobi partied day before humiliating defeat to Nottingham Forest
Author: 0 Iwobi partied day before humiliating defeat to Nottingham Forest

I'm very, very disappointed because I love the cup competitions and unfortunately you jump out of the train now - you can not come back on it and we have to focus on our next game". According to allnigeriansoccer.com, Wenger is confident that Iwobi didn't smoke cannabis and inhale laughing gas, saying: "If your neighbour takes drugs what can you do? You are responsible for your behaviour, not for the behaviour of your neighbour".

Author: 0 Manchester City v Bristol City

With Gabriel Jesus ruled out for around six weeks, Guardiola opted to leave Aguero on the bench after he featured in Saturday's FA Cup victory over Burnley and five days ahead of the Premier League trip to Liverpool . So if a player is playing more, he's going to be happier. Bristol City meanwhile have beaten a host of Premier League teams on their run to the Carabao Cup semi-finals.

Sports Kane says Spurs need trophies to keep him happy
Author: 0 Kane says Spurs need trophies to keep him happy

Tottenham striker Harry Kane admits he hasn't heard from the club about a new contract. "It's a matter of opinion", he said . "He's not going to be in the club, he's not going to play every game, he's not going to put his heart on the line so".

Sports Green Bay Packers hire Mike Pettine as DC
Author: 0 Green Bay Packers hire Mike Pettine as DC

Pettine, formerly the head coach of the Cleveland Browns , is from the Baltimore Ravens' model of aggressive defense. The Browns went just 10-22 under Pettine, and his time as a defensive coordinator in the AFC East was something of a mixed bag.

Sports Rooney Rule in national team jobs
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FA chief executive Martin Glenn has suggested that women in sport will not "put up with" so-called "banter" in the same way as men as he announced a new grievance procedure at his organisation. 'We are there to set an example, ' said Glenn. "Now our grievance and whistle-blowing procedures are common across men's and women's teams". "I think the Rooney Rule on its own isn't enough", said Glenn.

Sports Oakland Raiders sign Jon Gruden as their next head coach
Author: 0 Oakland Raiders sign Jon Gruden as their next head coach

The Raiders officially announced Gruden will be their new head coach shortly after the game. After days of speculation and reports, the team formally announced the move on Saturday evening following the conclusion of the Titans-Chiefs AFC Wild Card Game.

Sports Japan kayaker banned after spiking Olympic rival's drink
Author: 0 Japan kayaker banned after spiking Olympic rival's drink

Suzuki and Komatsu had been considered among the top candidates to qualify for their home Games in Tokyo. Komatsu was a member of the K4 500-meter crew which reached the semifinals. "It is the kind of thing that has never been heard of in Japan's sporting history". The Japan Canoe Federation has restored Komatsu's records that were stripped after the disqualification and reversed Komatsu's suspension from the sport, ESPN reported .

Sports Multiple teams expressing interest in Nikola Mirotic
Author: 0 Multiple teams expressing interest in Nikola Mirotic

The Salt Lake Tribune has confirmed that Utah is engaged in talks with the Chicago Bulls on a deal that would bring power forward Nikola Mirotic to Utah. He also dropped a nugget that the Bulls are looking to land a first round pick for Mirotic . "According to Johnson: "[The Bulls] can dangle Mirotic as an expiring contract if that team doesn't want the option exercised, although Mirotic would have to agree to be traded to that team in that case.

Sports Gophers' Lynch recommended for expulsion in alleged assault
Author: 0 Gophers' Lynch recommended for expulsion in alleged assault

On Tuesday, Rochelle Olson and Brandon Stahl of the Star Tribune reported the third allegation "emerged" in a complaint and led to the recommendation of expulsion for the senior center. Coyle declined to comment on specifics of the first case in a Friday press conference, citing student privacy laws. January 4, 2018: The EOAA notifies the accuser from the April 7 incident that Lynch has been found responsible for sexual misconduct from that case, and recommends his expulsion.

Sports Kuzma upset over LaVar's Walton comments
Author: 0 Kuzma upset over LaVar's Walton comments

If coaches want to penalize the broadcasts over what appears on the website, they're only hurting the sport. Carlisle was asked about Ball's comments, and he went off and called on coaches to blacklist any reporter who interviews Ball. First, he said that ESPN, as a broadcaster of National Basketball Association games, is given special access to coaches for pregame and in-game interviews with coaches, and added, "In exchange for that, they should back up the coaches".

Sports Georgia QB Jacob Eason Will Transfer Back Home To Washington
Author: 0 Georgia QB Jacob Eason Will Transfer Back Home To Washington

Quarterback Jacob Eason , Georgia's Week 1 starter, is leaning heavily toward transferring to Washington, reports Adam Jude of the Seattle Times . When asked if he'd spoken with Huskies coaches about a possible return home, the sophomore demurred, noting that any communication with another school would be a violation of NCAA rules.

Sports Alabama Running Back Yells 'F**k Trump' Before Title Game
Author: 0 Alabama Running Back Yells 'F**k Trump' Before Title Game

Alabama running back Bo Scarbrough appeared to yell "F-k Trump!" before taking the field, in a video captured by Sporting News . The color of the clothing was meant to deride Trump supporters who label their opponents "snowflake", because they can't seem to tolerate criticism.

Sports Cleveland Cavaliers' Player Grades: Cavs Find their Magic in Orlando
Author: 0 Cleveland Cavaliers' Player Grades: Cavs Find their Magic in Orlando

The concentration's better. A big part of the learning is the trial-and-error part when you get out in the game - are we growing on something? We got really good shots to start the game. Clippers 108, Hawks 107: C.J. The Cavs jumped out to a huge lead in the third quarter and left the Amway Center with a 131-127 victory. He started out a bit rusty, missing about three or four layups.

Sports Panthers' Mike Shula, Ken Dorsey 'relieved of their duties'
Author: 0 Panthers' Mike Shula, Ken Dorsey 'relieved of their duties'

Shula, the son of Hall of Fame coach Don Shula, has been the offensive coordinator since 2013, spending the two seasons before that as the quarterbacks coach. This offseason is shaping up to be one that may result in insignificant change for the Panthers. A star quarterback for the University of Miami (FL) in college, Dorsey had an undistinguished seven-year playing career in the National Football League and CFL before transitioning to coaching.

Sports President Trump mocked for possibly not knowing the National Anthem
Author: 0 President Trump mocked for possibly not knowing the National Anthem

But because of Trump's repeated defense of the song and the fact that he likely hears the national anthem more than most Americans, many expect him to know it. "There is plenty of space for people to express views and to protest", he said . Mr Trump has had a controversial relationship with the national anthem during his term in office.

Sports Mike Mularkey gets vote of confidence from Titans owner
Author: 0 Mike Mularkey gets vote of confidence from Titans owner

That man has put us in a great position to make us successful and I'm glad to have him as a head coach". General manager Jon Robinson , who got his start in the National Football League with 12 seasons in New England starting as a scout, has been busy rebuilding this roster over the past two years.

Sports Alabama player has 2 reasons to celebrate
Author: 0 Alabama player has 2 reasons to celebrate

Bozeman and Hegstetter, a former University of Alabama basketball player, haven't set a date or location for the wedding, but are leaning towards April 2019, per ESPN . Luckily for Bozeman, who is rated one of the top centers to be available in the upcoming National Football League draft, Hegstetter said yes as cameras captured the proposal.

Sports National Championship Viewer Delivers Sick Burn About Alabama's First Half Performance
Author: 0 National Championship Viewer Delivers Sick Burn About Alabama's First Half Performance

Lamar has been very vocal against Trump in the past but he did not make any political statement or demonstration during his performance. Lamar, who often takes Trump to task in his lyrics, is outspoken on issues of social justice. Trump urged National Football League owners to fire players who protest in September and has insisted that they should stand for the anthem to show respect for the nation and the flag - a point he reiterated earlier Monday during a speech at the American Farm ...

Sports PM says India does not eye anyone's territory, asks PIOs to
Author: 0 PM says India does not eye anyone's territory, asks PIOs to

Addressing the gathering, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj credited Modi's leadership for India's growing stature globally. The deal was worth about $500 million and the announcement of its termination came a couple of weeks before Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu is due to visit India.