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Kershaw rips Rockies' Anderson for 'disrespectful' actions Kershaw rips Rockies' Anderson for 'disrespectful' actions
- April 23, 2017

The Dodgers have a.500 record, broken down thusly: 3-1 when Kershaw starts, 5-7 when he does not. After Trevor Story led off the fifth with a double, Kershaw retired the next three batters, ending the threat with a strikeout of Charlie Blackmon on a 74 miles per hour rainbow. (more...)
Anthony Joshua Shows Off Crushing Power and Speed Anthony Joshua Shows Off Crushing Power and Speed
- April 23, 2017

The British sensation Joshua has knocked out all 18 of his professional opponents in a meteoric rise to stardom, while the long-reigning world champion from Ukraine, Klitschko, aims to win back titles he previously held in his 11-year rule as heavyweight world champion. (more...)
Education secretary, teachers union chief visit Ohio school Education secretary, teachers union chief visit Ohio school
- April 23, 2017

Trump's budget plan would remove $2.4 billion in grants for teacher training and $1.2 billion in funding for summer- and after-school programs. DeVos's visit came after receiving an invitation from American Federation of Teachers (AFT) President Randi Weingarten. (more...)
NFL, Cardinals schedule to be released Thursday NFL, Cardinals schedule to be released Thursday
- April 23, 2017

The Eagles will play consecutive west-coast games in the 2017 season, just not the pair that many had anticipated. Let us know in the comment section below. Do the Rams deserve more? Since the AFL-NFL merger, the Chargers have not played on Thanksgiving. The rest of the opening weekend will feature what seems like a yearly occurrence, with Dallas playing host to the New York Giants on Sunday night. (more...)
Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater Jazz Lose Rudy Gobert, Beat Clippers Anyway on Joe Johnson Buzzer-Beater
- April 23, 2017

But I feel like we're not at that point. That is one bright spot in Saturday's debacle. The incredible crunch time feats of Joe Johnson struck again, delivering a victory for the Utah Jazz over the Los Angeles Clippers , who kicked off the 2017 National Basketball Association playoffs by choking at home, certainly a meme worthy feat. (more...)
Traders are Watching: The Gap, Inc. (GPS) Traders are Watching: The Gap, Inc. (GPS)
- April 23, 2017

Morgan Stanley restated an "underweight" rating on shares of Gap in a research note on Tuesday, November 29th. The Gap, Inc. (GPS ) has 400.55 Million shares outstanding and 226.89 Million shares were floated in market. The ex-dividend date was Friday, December 30th. Gap's payout ratio is now 55.09%. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twenty-five have given a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. (more...)
Rangers release OF Hamilton after latest knee injury Rangers release OF Hamilton after latest knee injury
- April 23, 2017

Texas said Hamilton injured his right knee while rehabbing from a February procedure to fix the meniscus in his left knee. It's not known what's next for the 35-year-old, who was in the mix for a roster spot in Spring Training before going under the knife. (more...)
After lengthy layoffs, Porter and Berto get it on Saturday After lengthy layoffs, Porter and Berto get it on Saturday
- April 23, 2017

ET/6:30 p.m. PT). The victor of the eagerly-anticipated contest will become the mandatory challenger to WBC champion Thurman (28-0-KO22). I've seen the best of his career and the worst. The brief journey into the hypothetical was fun, but the fight that now matters is Porter-Berto. “This is what we work hard to get to. We're prepared to outbox him or to be aggressive and take the fight to him. (more...)
Don't expect Lions QB Matthew Stafford to take a hometown discount Don't expect Lions QB Matthew Stafford to take a hometown discount
- April 23, 2017

The two joined the chat - and you could hear a pin drop as the Lions superstars talked to the kids about life in the big leagues. There's plenty of time to seal the deal and I think they'll get it done, as they should. "I know every year teams find good ways to put good teams around good quarterbacks". Lions general manager Bob Quinn told season tickets members at an event last week that he and Stafford's representation have started initial talks on a contract extension. (more...)
Mourinho fears worst over Zlatan and Rojo Mourinho fears worst over Zlatan and Rojo
- April 23, 2017

Who impressed and who disappointed for Manchester United against Anderlecht? The former Chelsea manager calls Rashford "the kid". Nothing has yet come out about the nature of Ibrahimovic's injury, nor how long he could be out. And that wasn't the only tweet the ex-England striker fired back at critics. Pogba, on the other hand, now leads the Europa League with most passes completed at 664 (i.e. (more...)
The Houston Texans have the toughest schedule of the 2017 National Football League season The Houston Texans have the toughest schedule of the 2017 National Football League season
- April 23, 2017

The NFL makes the 2017 schedule official at 7 tonight, but this much is known about the Texans' opponents: They'll play four nationally televised games. Houston traded its 2016 starter, Brock Osweiler, to the Cleveland Browns, leaving Tom Savage and Brandon Weeden as the only two passers left on the Texans roster. (more...)
Phillies strike early, but not often enough, in loss to Mets Phillies strike early, but not often enough, in loss to Mets
- April 23, 2017

This game can get you", Rupp said. The groove that Velasquez lost touch with grew stronger with each passing inning in Flushing. Galvis (hitting.174 at the time) then redeemed himself with a hit, and Aaron Altherr knocked in another run with a single. (more...)
Kyrgios gives Australia a 2-0 lead in Davis Cup tie
- April 23, 2017

Kyrgios has been widely criticised in Australia for his on-court antics but he has responded well to Lleyton Hewitt's captaincy and was in sublime form as he downed John Isner on Friday to give Australia a 2-0 lead. "I've got Monte Carlo up next. Hopefully, we can close it out tomorrow". Only 10 times in Davis Cup history has a country come back from being 0-2 down to win a tie, the most recent when Croatia recovered to beat the USA at this stage a year ago. (more...)
Bundy sharp on mound as Orioles beat Red Sox 2-0 Bundy sharp on mound as Orioles beat Red Sox 2-0
- April 23, 2017

Mach ado added a home run in the fifth to give the Orioles a 2-0 lead, the score they would go on to win by. The Red Sox have yet to comment on Pedroia's status moving forward, but he should be considered day-to-day heading into Sunday's series finale. (more...)
Raiders to announce some draft picks from Vegas Raiders to announce some draft picks from Vegas
- April 23, 2017

NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said in an email there have been "no official changes to our television policy", so the Raiders have yet to be considered the home TV team by the league. The lease agreement and other crucial documents must be finalized before construction can begin. ALAMEDA, Calif. - The Oakland Raiders have exercised the fifth-year option on All-Pro edge rusher Khalil Mack - the reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year - for the 2018 season, the team announced Thursday . (more...)
NCAA Championships Coming To North Carolina NCAA Championships Coming To North Carolina
- April 23, 2017

North Carolina will again host NCAA tournament games following last month's replacement of House Bill 2. The NCAA boycotted the state in the wake of HB2, the state's much-debated "Bathroom Bill". I think we can be a force for change. "We're very excited to welcome MarchMadness back to Jacksonville". The ACC Baseball Championship will extend its current agreement with Capitol Broadcasting and the Triangle Sports Commission, returning to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park in 2018 and 2019. (more...)
Cesc Fabregas fears John Terry is irreplaceable Cesc Fabregas fears John Terry is irreplaceable
- April 23, 2017

The 36-year-old announced earlier this week that he intends to depart Stamford Bridge at the end of the campaign, bringing an end to his two-decade long association with the club. "We have to respect his decision and as a footballer I know when you arrive at this point as you feel that you can continue". "We have to respect his decision". (more...)
Despite sore ankle, Ibaka gets Game 2 start Despite sore ankle, Ibaka gets Game 2 start
- April 23, 2017

Game 3 will be played Thursday in Milwaukee. "It's just his competitive edge", Casey said of Lowry . "I've seen him in the trenches before, and he's always bounced back". Kyle Lowry shrugged off his Game 1 struggles in style, and got the Raptors back on level terms. "We knew he was gong to be more aggressive, we knew he was going to get his shot off", Antetokounmpo said. (more...)
Boston Bruins Lines and Pairings Against Ottawa Senators Game 3 Boston Bruins Lines and Pairings Against Ottawa Senators Game 3
- April 23, 2017

They're a good team even if though they're battling some injuries. Who takes home Game 3? A ideal saucer pass by captain Erik Karlsson from his own end sent Hoffman in alone and he did a flawless backhand reach across to beat Rask on the glove side at 7:15 to open the scoring for the Senators. (more...)
Sharks' Thornton, Couture game-time decision Sharks' Thornton, Couture game-time decision
- April 23, 2017

The Edmonton Oilers said they sold just half of the 250 concourse tickets that were made available for Game 1 against San Jose Sharks Wednesday night. The Sharks depth players carried the day, as Thomas Hertl, Timo Meier, Melker Karlsson, and Chris Tierney all pressured the Oilers into mistakes, while the defensive core limited 20-year-old phenom Connor McDavid to few chances. (more...)