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Daily Archives: 2nd July 2018

Twins reinstate Polanco after 80-game suspension

The Minnesota Twins have reinstated shortstop Jorge Polanco from the restricted list following his completion of an 80-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. Polanco … MLB | theScore

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Danny Salazar has shoulder surgery, out for '18

KANSAS CITY — Indians starter Danny Salazar is done for the 2018 season after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his throwing shoulder Monday morning. The procedure was done in Dallas by Dr. Keith Meister, who performed an arthroscopic debridement and bursectomy on Salazar’s right shoulder. He will not throw again for 12 to 16 weeks. <a class="article-item__gameday… MLB News Index

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Jermaine Loewen: From Jamaican orphanage to NHL prospect

Manitoba’s Jermaine Loewen is the first Jamaican-born player to be drafted to the NHL, but his story was inspiring long before his name was called. “It was a dream come true,” Jermaine, 20, says of the June 16 draft in Dallas, where he was selected 199th overall by the hometown Stars.  “When I got the call, it was really emotional ...

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Brawl erupts at FIBA World Cup qualifier between Australia, Philippines

A massive brawl broke out between Australia and the Philippines during a FIBA World Cup qualifying match on Monday.  Although he did not appear to start the fight, Milwaukee Bucks forward Thon Maker — in his first year representing Australia — is seen delivering a flying kick. The chaos ensued late in the third quarter with Australia holding a comfortable 79-48 ...

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Pro Football HOF to feature new USFL exhibit

The Pro Football Hall of Fame will soon be expanding its range. The United States Football League (USFL) will be featured in a new exhibit expected to open later this summer, according to Michael David Smith of Pro Football Talk. The league’s championship trophy will be among the items on display, along with other memorabilia. The USFL competed with the ...

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LeBron James to sign with Lakers

​LeBron James is signing with the Los Angeles Lakers. The NBA’s best player announced Sunday night that he has agreed to a four-year, $ 154 million contract with the Lakers, joining one of the league’s most storied franchises and switching conferences to try and dethrone the Golden State Warriors and grow his own legacy. For the second time in his ...

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Flames sign James Neal to 5-year contract

The Calgary Flames have added a much-needed sniper to their lineup, signing proven scorer James Neal on Monday. The deal is worth $ 28.75 million US over five years with an annual average salary of $ 5.75 million. Neal is coming off a run to the Stanley Cup final with the Vegas Golden Knights, putting up 25 goals and 44 points ...

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