Month: February 2018

NEW YORK — The Rangers face an unfamiliar challenge after stockpiling picks for the June draft: maximizing a franchise-record 10 selections, including three in the first round. Rebuilding means keeping options open for trades while also targeting players who best fit the team’s goals. Assistant general manager Chris Drury says the team’s priorities are adding
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SEATTLE — Washington says it has no knowledge of claims made by former football and basketball player Nate Robinson of being offered money by a booster to return to playing football. The school issued a statement on Wednesday in response to Robinson’s claim he was offered $100,000 by an unnamed booster to return to playing
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Stanford football generated a lot of media interested Tuesday, which seems easy enough to explain. It was the first day of spring practice and the Cardinal, the West Coast’s most consistently dominant program over the past decade or so, return the Heisman Trophy runner-up, running back Bryce Love. So, understandably, the team’s media relations staff
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3:33 PM ET Nick DePaulaESPN Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry has partnered with former President Barack Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper Alliance for two years, and is now utilizing his own platform on the court to draw attention to the latest efforts of the organization. While in the nation’s capital to face off against the
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INDIANAPOLIS — Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said he has started contract negotiations with quarterback Matt Ryan‘s agent, Tom Condon, but added that there is no definitive timetable on reaching an extension with the one-time MVP. Dimitroff previously said signing Ryan to a long-term extension was the team’s top offseason priority. Ryan has one
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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Second-seeded Lucas Pouille of France defeated Karen Khachanov 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 on Wednesday to reach the quarterfinals of the Dubai Championships, just three days after losing to the Russian in the Marseille final. Third-seeded Roberto Bautista Agut also advanced after outlasting France’s Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-4, 6-7 (2), 6-1, while Tunisian
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