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Daily Archives: 3rd October 2017

Marcus and Markieff Morris acquitted of assault by Phoenix jury

PHOENIX (AP) —  A Phoenix jury acquitted NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris in their aggravated assault trial Tuesday. The twin brothers were accused of helping three other people beat 36-year-old Erik Hood in January 2015 outside a high school basketball game in Phoenix.  At that time, the 28-year-old brothers played for the Phoenix Suns. Marcus now plays for the ...

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Jets' Laine ready for sophomore season in the spotlight

Patrik Laine isn’t a fresh-faced rookie any longer. You can tell just by looking at him. After the Winnipeg Jets selected him second overall in last year’s NHL draft, the Finnish forward sported a trendy, short hair cut and clean-shaven face on the way to becoming a finalist for top rookie. This season, the 19-year-old has a scraggly beard and ...

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Saints lose O-lineman Strief to injured reserve

7:09 PM ET METAIRIE, La. — The New Orleans Saints‘ offensive line suffered another blow Tuesday, as veteran right tackle Zach Strief was placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. The severity of Strief’s injury… – NFL

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Coyotes set 23-man opening-night roster

GLENDALE, Ariz. –The Coyotes finalized their 23-man opening night roster Tuesday by assigning forward Mario Kempe and goalie Marek Langhamer to the Tucson Roadrunners of the American Hockey League. The roster breakdown is as follows: Goalie (2): 32 Antti Raanta, 35 Louis Domingue Defense (7): 2 Luke Schenn, 4 Niklas Hjalmarsson, 5 Adam Clendening, 23 Oliver Ekman-Larsson, 33 Alex Goligoski, ...

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Mélanie Joly: Trudeau's Plaque At National Holocaust Monument To Be Replaced

Canada’s heritage minister says a plaque Prime Minister Justin Trudeau used to inaugurate the National Holocaust Monument in Ottawa last week has been removed because it did not “reflect the horrors experienced by the Jewish people.” Melanie Joly made the announcement in question period Tuesday after Conservative MP David Sweet noted that the plaque failed to mention the Jewish people ...

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