When you’ve lost as many games in a row as the Anaheim Ducks have recently — and you’ve publicly backed your head coach — the only thing left to do is throw a stick of dynamite into the locker room to shake things up. That’s precisely what Bob Murray has done over the last several hours (and the past couple of days). In fact, at the time of writing this, the top three posts on the Ducks’ website are three media releases involving trades. Scroll a little further down, and another trade appears. That’s four trades in the span of three days. You can’t say Murray isn’t trying (although the debate will rage on whether these trades really move the needle at all). The Ducks acquired center Justin Kloos from the Minnesota Wild for winger Pontus Aberg late Wednesday afternoon. Kloos, who has only played in one NHL game this season (and the rest in the American Hockey League for Iowa) led the Wild’s farm team in points and was tied for … [Read more...] about Ducks make a hat trick of deals Wednesday as re-tooling continues
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Jan 01, 7:51 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Sports By Pradhan Muthanna 01/01/19 AT 7:20 AM The National Football League (NFL) 2018-19 regular season concluded after the final round of games on Sunday with the Kansas City Chiefs and the New Orleans Saints taking the top seed in the American Football Conference and the National Football Conference respectively.The NFL wildcard rounds will begin Saturday with the first game between the Houston Texans and the Indianapolis Colts. But apart from the games – there is also the MVP honors to be decided and it has now come down to two contenders for the regular season MVP prize.Patrick Mahomes of the Chiefs is the favorite and has been leading the betting odds in the last few weeks. The second year quarterback has set some impressive numbers in his first season as a starter for his franchise and is almost everyone’s pick for the MVP.The 23-year-old became only the … [Read more...] about Drew Brees Should Win MVP Over Mahomes, Adelson Explains Why
Can you tackle the Belfast Telegraph's Big Sports Quiz of 2018? BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Think you kept on the ball for the last 12 months? Know every goal, putt, point and score from last year? Then test yourself with our Quiz of 2018! https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/sport/can-you-tackle-the-belfast-telegraphs-big-sports-quiz-of-2018-37672410.html https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/incoming/article37667254.ece/a8099/AUTOCROP/h342/pjimage%203.jpg Email Think you kept on the ball for the last 12 months? Know every goal, putt, point and score from last year? Then test yourself with our Quiz of 2018! Answers at the bottom JANUARY1. Who did Mark Allen defeat in the final of the Masters snooker? 2. Who beat Kyle Edmund in the semi-finals of the Australian Open tennis? 3. Which other home nation did Northern Ireland defeat to qualify for the 2019 Netball World Cup? 4. Who shocked Phil Taylor in the final of the PDC World Darts Championship to win their maiden major title? FEBRUARY5. … [Read more...] about Can you tackle the Belfast Telegraph’s Big Sports Quiz of 2018?
Merry Christmas Eve everyone. This one will be bitter sweet for me. It's the first Christmas without either of my parents. It will be the first Christmas Eve that I can ever remember without a Christmas Eve shindig. But I am amazingly blessed. My kids are wonderful and healthy and amazingly talented. (Yes, I know, everyone's kids are amazing. But forgive me. Plus, mine are REALLY awesome.) It's a blessing for sure, and at the basis of that blessing is the gift God gave us at forever salvation with the birth of His Son. It also gives me joy that I will see my mother and Pop again because of that gift. Merry Christmas everyone. Weekend winners W.T. Johnston. A high school football coach fighting cancer who delivered this speech after winning the Texas state football championship. Buckets. Check that link out and either make sure you are alone or have answer that you have something in your eye. The Saints. More on that below because we will review the NFL playoff standings. But … [Read more...] about 5-at-10: Christmas eve with weekend winners, losers, NFL playoff clarity?, Rushmore of Eves
0 Have your say Here are 60 questions about the sporting year just ending. See how much you can remember. The answers are below the questions. Sports Quiz of the Year 2018 - Questions January1) Who beat Britain’s Kyle Edmund in the semi-finals of the 2018 Australian Open?2) Which club did Premier League Stoke lose to in their FA Cup third-round tie, prompting the sacking of manager Mark Hughes?3) What was the final result of the 2018 Ashes series following the fifth Test in Sydney? 4) Name the former electrician who denied retiring Phil Taylor a 17th world darts championship title with a stunning 7-2 victory at Alexandra Palace.5) Who was appointed as the new head coach of the England Women’s football team?February6) Name the winners of the 2018 Super Bowl. 7) Whose drop goal helped Ireland win their NatWest 6 Nations opener 15-13 against France in Paris?8) Premier League leaders Manchester City were knocked out of the FA Cup by which former … [Read more...] about Sports Quiz of the Year 2018