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Daily Archives: 7th June 2018

Maracana memories as a new chapter awaits

Last in our series on eye-catching World Cup images This one captures the Trophy overlooking the 2014 Final Germany’s Maracana goal hero among several missing Russia 2018 In the fast-moving world of football, it already seems a distant memory. Yet this FIFA World Cup™ Final from four years ago represents our last glimpse of the beautiful game’s greatest tournament. It ...

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Report: Edelman facing 4-game suspension for PEDs

[unable to retrieve full-text content] New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drugs policy, sources told Adam Schefter of ESPN. The suspension is reportedly under appeal. Edelman, who turned 32 in May, missed all of the 2018 season due to a torn ACL. He’s been a participant in team drills ...

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First-half surprises shake up standings

You thought you had it all figured out, didn’t you? Not pointing fingers, pal. We’ve all been fooled. Besides, this is a good thing. Not just for fans in Seattle and Atlanta, either. These surprising standings are a larger statement about baseball’s parity. Hope springs eternal, or something like that. For all the noise about the number of teams on ...

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Firm concludes Colangelo's wife posted on secret Twitter accounts

The investigation firm hired by the Philadelphia 76ers to find the connection between former Sixers president and general manager Bryan Colangelo and five mysterious Twitter accounts has concluded it was Colangelo’s wife that controlled the accounts. The 76ers and Colangelo parted ways on Thursday. More to come. Let’s block ads! <… NBA | theScore

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Poland and Uruguay climb ahead of Russia 2018  

The recent flurry of pre-2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ friendly matches has left its mark on the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. While positions are maintained at the very top of the table, where Germany (1st, unchanged) and Brazil (2nd, unchanged) still lead the way, the Russia-bound duo of Poland (8th, up 2) and Uruguay (14th, up 3) have succeeded in ...

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Owens won't attend Hall of Fame induction ceremony

Terrell Owens waited two years to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but he won’t attend the ceremony. The retired NFL receiver was snubbed by Hall of Fame voters in the two previous years before finally receiving the call this February, and his induction has apparently done little to cool the sting of not making the cut ...

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Rangers sign GM Daniels to multi-year extension

The Texas Rangers signed general manager Jon Daniels to a multi-year contract extension Thursday, keeping the future of the franchise in the hands of the man who has helmed its baseball operations department since 2005. Terms of the agreement weren’t disclosed. “Coming into this season, extending Jon Daniels’ contract was a priority for us,” Rangers managing partner Ray Davis said ...

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BREAKING: Rangers sign Daniels to extension

ARLINGTON — The Rangers and Jon Daniels, the club’s president of baseball operations and general manager, have reached an agreement on a multiyear contract extension. Daniels was named GM in October 2005 and the Rangers have advanced to postseason in five of the past eight seasons. Texas went to the World Series for the first time in 2010 and repeated ...

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