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Sports Penguins aiming for third Stanley Cup with Brassard addition
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The Penguins are stacked in net with two-time Cup victor Matt Murray at the helm and talented youngsters Tristan Jarry and Casey DeSmith behind him, and this luxury of crease depth allowed the Pens to flip a very good young goalie in 2018 WJC top goaltender Filip Gustavsson to Ottawa.

Sports Lakers' Lonzo Ball (knee) expects to return Friday against Mavericks
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The 20-year-old added that he did not receive money from agents during his one season at UCLA last year. "Everybody's getting paid anyway". "Might as well make it legal". While the report targeted one specific agency, it appears most college athletes across the nation are being paid. When asked about the FBI's probe into the corruption of the NCAA and whether college athletes should be paid, Ball told NBC Los Angeles' Shahan Ahmed , "I do".

Sports Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola handed Football Association charge
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Guardiola has been wearing the ribbon since at least November and is seemingly a strong advocate of independence from Spain by Catalonia. "All the politicians that are in prison, I hope they can leave and go back home soon with their families and continue living the lives they deserve".

Sports Duke, UNC, NC State named in federal NCAA investigation
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Whitehead, who now plays with the Nets, received loans from the office of prominent National Basketball Association agent Andy Miller , according to balance sheets that federal agents are using in their investigation, the Yahoo report says.

Sports Liverpool keen to offer Mane new contract as Klopp prepares to strengthen
Author: 0 Liverpool keen to offer Mane new contract as Klopp prepares to strengthen

Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday (Feb 23) he is "absolutely not happy" with their season so far despite his team's rich vein of recent form. Klopp praised David Moyes's impact in east London and warned he side will have to be wary of the Hammers' significant threats, with Marko Arnautovic reborn under his new manager and Manuel Lanzini likely to return to the side following injury.

Sports How Liverpool should line up against West Ham
Author: 0 How Liverpool should line up against West Ham

The Merseyside club start the weekend third in the league standings but a victory would carry them above second-placed Manchester United , who host Chelsea on Sunday. 'He's a really important player for us, not just for this game but we're going to need him badly in the ten games to come and what he can offer, ' Moyes said.

Sports Chiefs Expected To Trade CB Marcus Peters To Rams
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With Peters being traded , does it solidify the fact that Johnson will hit Free Agency? Trumaine Johnson earned $17 million with the Rams last season on the franchise tag after his breakout campaign in 2015 with seven interceptions.

Sports Azpilicueta calls on Chelsea to be
Author: 0 Azpilicueta calls on Chelsea to be "perfect" at Barcelona

Will Chelsea play a flawless game this time and '"can do something incredible" as he said after the game? But Blues boss Conte revealed issues with the 29-year-old's defending were behind his failure to be a regular stater. But not because there is some regret from the past. "I think that we have just started to play massive games, with Barcelona , now United and City, then Crystal Palace and then another important game.

Sports United States plans to open embassy in Jerusalem in May
Author: 0 United States plans to open embassy in Jerusalem in May

That would allow the administration to hang an " embassy " sign over the door and formally open it in time for Israeli independence day on 14 May. USA and Israeli officials speaking anonymously confirmed the impending move, adding it may take years to construct a more "permanent" embassy.

Sports Rams not awarded any compensatory picks in 2018 NFL Draft
Author: 0 Rams not awarded any compensatory picks in 2018 NFL Draft

Thirty-two Compensatory Selections have been awarded to clubs based upon the Compensatory Draft System's net loss formula. The extra picks granted to the Vikings in the 6th round will give them three selections within 14 picks. Under NFL rules, the number of compensatory draft picks can not exceed the number of franchises. Players signed during free agency previous year were tight end Jared Cook , wide receiver/return specialist Cordarrelle Patterson, quarterback EJ Manuel, tackle ...

Sports Arsene Wenger latest on new Arsenal deal for Jack Wilshere
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I'm happy to give him one". Wilshere has shaken off his injury woes this season and encouragingly he's missed just three games since the turn of the year. "Sometimes the players are very confident, very arrogant but as soon as they lose that belief in their body, suddenly you are lost and you don't know any more what is going on".

Sports American women beat Canada 3-2 in SO for gold
Author: 0 American women beat Canada 3-2 in SO for gold

Last night, the American team were awarded their gold medals after winning in a shootout. The U. S . went up late in the first period as Hilary Knight scored to give her side a 1-0 lead after one period. Fans will remember Canada beating USA 3-2 in overtime at the 2014 Winter Olympics is Sochi, Russia . "We're extremely proud of our Boston College players who made the Olympic team", said Katie Crowley, head coach of the Boston College women's hockey team.

Sports Marshall DT Larry Aaron, paralyzed during New Year's Eve shooting, passed away
Author: 0 Marshall DT Larry Aaron, paralyzed during New Year's Eve shooting, passed away

Even though the injuries were thought as non-life threatening at the time, Melissa Aaron, Larry Aaron III's mother, confirmed that evening that her son was paralyzed from the gunshot. "The entire Herd Family is praying for Larry Aaron's family". Marshall announced it would hold a fundraiser at Saturday's men's basketball game as the Thundering Herd faces Charlotte.

Sports Injured Lynn ruled out of PSL
Author: 0 Injured Lynn ruled out of PSL

The Australian batsman sustained the injury after attempting a dive in the ninth over of the T20I tri-series final against New Zealand on Wednesday. It was later confirmed that Lynn had dislocated his shoulder but medical staff had popped it back into place.

Sports Evans back as Baggies captain just a week after losing armband
Author: 0 Evans back as Baggies captain just a week after losing armband

Jonny Evans was stripped of the captaincy for last weekend's FA Cup loss to Southampton as a result of an incident involving him, Gareth Barry , Boaz Myhill and Jake Livermore outside a fast food restaurant in Barcelona . "We want to come in and work and smile and have a buzz about us and repay some of the faith our supporters have". "This week we're a lot more focused and our desire levels are strong".

Sports Amy Poehler pissed NRA used 'Parks and Rec' image
Author: 0 Amy Poehler pissed NRA used 'Parks and Rec' image

The tweet was in reference to a heated town hall meeting on CNN , which featured survivors of the Parkland Fla. shooting, along with Loesch and Marco Rubio. "Take it down and also please eat shit". He also included that Poehler, who does not have her own account, texted him asking for him to respond . The NRA gave $1,085,000 to candidates in personal contributions during that time and more than $54 million overall in outside spending, according to OpenSecrets.

Sports MS Dhoni verbally abuses Manish Pandey
Author: 0 MS Dhoni verbally abuses Manish Pandey

It was a vintage Dhoni, who played some of his trademark shots to notch up his second fifty in the shortest format. Both Dhoni and Pandey delivered for Team India with their emphatic 86-run stand for the fourth wicket. And speaking to the media after the game, Manish Pandey summed up the MSD special perfectly when asked to speak about the last five overs when India plundered 64 runs off the last 5 to reach 188/4 on a wicket which wasn't the most suited to batting."Mahi just woke up".

Sports Team LeBron James Wins 67th NBA All-Star Game Competitive Showdown
Author: 0 Team LeBron James Wins 67th NBA All-Star Game Competitive Showdown

James could opt in to the final year of his current deal - putting the pressure on Dan Gilbert & Co.to continue to make moves around him to stay competitive - or sign a five-year max deal worth over $205M, a difference of $50M compared with what James could get from a different team.

Sports Conor McGregor working toward UFC return: 'I am the best at this'
Author: 0 Conor McGregor working toward UFC return: 'I am the best at this'

Apparently, the Irishman will get the opportunity to fight the victor of the Tony-Khabib fight for the lightweight title when (or if) he chooses to return. "It's not for the interim title". It looks like Conor McGregor's days as lightweight champion may be numbered. As far as McGregor's future goes , White still can't be sure what the 29-year old Irishman plans to do although in a ideal world he'd love to see him return to face either Ferguson or Nurmagomedov later this year.