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Daily Archives: 27th October 2017

Lucky Dodgers fan secured World Series tickets for $9

Tickets for the World Series are not only hard to come by, but they usually cost an arm and a leg to purchase. Jordan Benedict was in shock when he purchased two tickets for Game 2 in Los Angeles for $ 9.08 each on StubHub. The Los Angeles Dodgers fan called StubHub’s customer service department to make sure everything was ...

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Tost: Hartley and Ganassi negotiations 'long'

Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost admits it took extensive negotiations with Chip Ganassi to release Brendon Hartley from his IndyCar contract. Hartley is taking part in his second race for Toro Rosso in this weekend’s Mexican Grand Prix, having made his debut in Austin last weekend. The New Zealander was lined up to race for Ganassi in 2018 but ...

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NWHL's Riveters set to open double-header with NHL's Devils

There’s hope for girls and women who want to play professional hockey in the United States thanks to the New Jersey Devils. The Devils recently announced a partnership with the Metropolitan Riveters, one of four teams in the fledgling National Women’s Hockey League and features three Canadians. The Devils will provide their practice facility for home games in Newark, assist ...

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Cubs' Anthony Rizzo wins 2017 Roberto Clemente Award

HOUSTON — An annual tradition for Major League Baseball is announcing the winner of the Roberto Clemente Award winner prior to a World Series game. It happened Friday in front of Game 3, as commissioner Rob Manfred along with Vera Clemente — wife of the late, great Hall of Famer Clemente and also MLB‘s Goodwill Ambassador — made the announcement. ...

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Where does the Coyotes' winless start rank among the worst in NHL history?

This is not the sort of record-setting season Arizona Coyotes fans had hoped for. After yet another defeat Thursday to the New York Rangers, Arizona’s record dropped to 0-9-1 on the season, a 10-game winless stretch which has seen the team drop eight straight in regulation, with its lone point coming in an overtime loss to the expansion Vegas Golden ...

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Cancer survivor, World Series champ Rizzo is Clemente winner

HOUSTON (AP) Anthony Rizzo, a cancer survivor and World Series champion, has been recognized for his foundation’s work to help other families dealing with cancer. Rizzo has won the 2017 Roberto Clemente Award, which is baseball’s biggest honor for sportsmanship and community involvement. The 28-year-old Chicago Cubs slugger, a three-time All-Star, was presented the award Friday night before Game 3 ...

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B.C. RCMP Searching For Suspects Who Stole Pit Bull Puppy

B.C. RCMP are searching for two men who allegedly stole a pit bull puppy from the owner — who was trying to sell it. Surrey police sent out a press release Friday asking for the public’s help in finding the suspects and the dog <a data-saferedirecturl="https://www.google.com/url?hl=en&q=http://surrey.bc.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/ViewPage.action?siteNodeId%3D2126%26languageId%3D1%26contentId%3D53092&sourc… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts

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Hate baseball? There are still seven reasons to watch the World Series

Fellow Dodger fans, I love you, but please leave the room. The rest of you, admit it. You’re just counting the days until the World Series ends. You’re not even shy about asking: When will it all be over? The answer only makes it worse. “Well,” we say, “the series might end as early as Saturday, unless it tips into ...

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