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by | April 13, 2018 | 13:02

The Minnesota Golden Gophers have hired Minnesota Lynx guard Lindsay Whalen as the women's basketball coach-but that doesn't mean the 35-year-old's playing career is over. Wagner, who grew up in New Richland, Minn., played four seasons for the Gophers from 2014-18. "I want to commend Mark Coyle and his staff for his swift movement in landing one of the all-time great Gophers.

by | April 13, 2018 | 12:54

This was Punia's first gold at the Commonwealth Games after winning silver at the previous Glasgow Games. The bronze medals went to Jevon Balfour of Canada and Wales' Curtis Dodge. "I admit I feel like I'm 78, but happy to be a gold medallist at any age", Hanson said afterwards. "It was my first senior team and it was a surprise bronze medal for me because I was just going through the motions, preparing for world champs in 2015".

by | April 13, 2018 | 11:59

He won the 25m rapid fire pistol event, breaking the Games record in the process. In the eliminators, as Anish continued to lead by four points, ahead of Australia's Sergei Evglevski, Neeraj slipped, failing to maintain his nerves in a shoot-off to stay alive in the competition, to finish fifth with 13 points.

by | April 13, 2018 | 11:50

ET, ABC), the Cavs will play their first game with a completely healthy team since overhauling their roster at the trade deadline. "We're one of 16 teams that has a chance to win a championship", James said. The Cavs (50-32) essentially conceded this game, pulling LeBron James after just 10 minutes while resting Kevin Love , Kyle Korver and Rodney Hood .

by | April 13, 2018 | 10:41

The Bruins , led by the Brad Marchand , Patrice Bergeron , David Pastrnak line as expected, came out strong and hard. Boston is 1-4 in its last five games. "If we went back there again, it wouldn't necessarily work out (that way), so we got lucky". When the Bruins did not come out with the same fire in the second period as they did in the first, it seemed the Leafs might be able to assert themselves.

by | April 13, 2018 | 10:14

I said this was going to happen months ago". The Chicago Tribune announced the matchup between Holm (11-4 MMA, 4-4 UFC) and Anderson (8-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC). The Australian bruiser became the Invicta FC featherweight champion when Cyborg made the transition to the UFC. UFC 225 is set to feature two title bouts.

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:48

The excitement follows the Predators exciting 2017 run to the Stanley Cup Finals , where they fell in six games to the Pittsburgh Penguins. And of course, Pekka Rinne (2.31 GAA, .931 save pct) continues to be an elite goalie. Besides breakaways from MacKinnon, this might be the Avs' best shot at disrupting Nashville . The 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs are here and one of the more surprising match-ups is the Colorado Avalanche vs.

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:11

The poaching of cricket from Nine comes just weeks after Nine took tennis and the Australian Open from Seven in a $300 million, five-year deal that ended Seven's 40-year dominance of the sport. Nine was reportedly losing more than $20-30 million a year on the cricket and only making a profit when the Ashes series rolls around (they'll still be broadcasting the upcoming 2019 series).

by | April 13, 2018 | 09:04

That's what I went out to try and do - prove them wrong and show them I'm not the weak link in the team. "That is what we want to do as professional athletes: get to as many finals and then when you get there you want to win". "Throughout the whole tournament there hasn't been a team who strike fear into us", the defender said. "They deserve to be champions but we are in good shape now and hopefully we can go to the final and it can be a good season for us".

by | April 13, 2018 | 08:58

As a result, the team fired coach Jenny Boucek during the offseason and hired coach Dan Hughes, who has the third-most wins in WNBA history. "Some of them make that transition quickly and for others, it takes a while to make the right decisions as far as their nutrition, sleeping habits, just their overall mentality, and physicality", Stocks concluded.

by | April 13, 2018 | 08:32

The Hawks and Estevan Bruins will play for the league's championship trophy, the Canalta Cup, in a best-of-seven series starting Saturday in Nipawin. At the time of Friday's accident north of Tisdale, the Broncos were trailing the Hawks 3-1 in their semifinal series, while the Bruins had advanced to the final after defeating the defending champion Battlefords North Stars.

by | April 13, 2018 | 07:53

The card only had television preliminary fights, as there were no UFC Fight Pass preliminary fights. There's more - Gaethje told us why Khabib Nurmagomedov's no more of a champion than Conor. Borg also suffered from corneal abrasions. Evan Dunham is a veteran of the sport and he was going into a fight against the young and very talented Olivier Aubin-Mercier.

by | April 13, 2018 | 07:32

United are unsurprisingly keen to keep hold of an academy product who has made more appearances than any other under Jose Mourinho. The 55-year-old signed a three-year deal with United in 2016 and was midway through his contract when speculation over Paris Saint-Germain's interest intensified.

by | April 13, 2018 | 07:18

Three goals in the first nine minutes of Marseille's clash with their German guests set the tone for a whirlwind second leg, where the landscape constantly changed as to who would advance following Leipzig's 1-0 first-leg win. Marseille edged ahead in the tie for the first time when inspirational captain Dimitri Payet's whipped free kick was stabbed home by Florian Thauvin before halftime.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:54

Some pundits don't think 2016 Heisman Trophy victor Lamar Jackson has the chops to play quarterback in the NFL. The New England Patriots are reportedly interested in trading up to take a quarterback in the first round of the draft, and there have been more rumors that they're hoping to do so in order to take Oklahoma 's Baker Mayfield .

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:53

Despite being team Trump, Kraft broke ranks with the president during discussions about the #TakeAKnee protests (which the president very loudly criticized ), acting as a mediator between National Football League players and owners. Well-known celebrities, including James Harden, Colin Kaepernick , and Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney , as well as wealthy moguls, such as Robert Kraft & billionaire, Mike Rubin , have gone so far as to visit & support Mill.

by | April 13, 2018 | 06:30

Indeed, five of the bottom-six teams in the league previous year were in the AFC. The Bills will reportedly have an open competition for their slot cornerback role , and Dawson would take part in that competition should the team select him in the 2018 NFL Draft .

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:41

While the recovery process is ongoing, Meredith is expected to be ready for the regular season. He was expected to become one of the breakout receivers a year ago before suffering his serious knee injury. The Bears have informed Meredith (knee) that they won't match his two-year, $10 million offer sheet with the Saints, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

by | April 13, 2018 | 02:38

Landry entered the league as a second-round draft pick for the Dolphins in the 2014 NFL Draft. Last month, the Dolphins traded Landry to the Browns after contract talks broke down between the two sides. The money being paid to Landry on the above contract, if correct, slots him in as the highest paid receiver in the NFL. With this extension, the Browns have guaranteed $47 million of the $75.5 million.

by | April 13, 2018 | 01:51

Ten players and six other team members were killed in the crash. 'We have not seen a mass casualty of this nature in the province in my 30 years of working in healthcare. He said it had not been involved in any collisions before Friday. Victims aboard the bus included 10 players, the driver, two coaches, a volunteer statistician and a broadcaster.