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Red Sox file petition to change name of Yawkey Way back to Jersey Street

The Boston Red Sox have filed a petition with the City of Boston Public Improvement Commission to revert the name of Yawkey Way to Jersey Street – its original name which it has remained a portion of. “Restoring the Jersey Street name is intended to reinforce that Fenway Park is inclusive and welcoming to all,” the… MLB | theScore

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Panthers make it official, name Marty Hurney general manager

The Panthers announced Wednesday that Marty Hurney had been named general manager. The news comes five days after the team reinstated Hurney, who was serving as interim GM, following an NFL investigation into his ex-wife’s allegations of domestic violence. The NFL found no evidence that Hurney <a hre… NFL Headlines

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Minnesota Timberwolves give Flip Saunders' name a place among rafters

Flip Saunders’ place in Minnesota Timberwolves history will never be disputed now that his name is where everyone can see it. The franchise honored their long-time head coach and general manager on Thursday night by raising a banner bearing the name “Flip” to the rafters. Former Timberwolves play-by-play man Kevin Harlan announced the proceedings, which were held in honor of ...

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Caroline Mulroney Open To Patrick Brown Running For Ontario PCs If He Clears His Name

Caroline Mulroney says Patrick Brown would be allowed to run for the Ontario Progressive Conservatives if she becomes party leader, provided he “can clear his name.” Mulroney made the remark during the first PC leadership debate Thursday, hosted by TVO. Her position echoes rival Christine Elliott, who <a href="… HuffPost Canada – Athena2 – All Posts

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Edmonton Eskimos Ask Fans If They Should Change Their Name

EDMONTON — Thousands of core fans of the Canadian Football League’s Edmonton Eskimos are being asked if they think the team should change its name. The question surrounding the name Eskimo is contained in the club’s annual survey of its season ticket holders. The term is widely considered to be offensive by Canada’s Inuit population. Ex-player says it’s up to ...

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