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Tomas Tatar's OT goal sends Europe to WC Final Tomas Tatar's OT goal sends Europe to WC Final
- October 07, 2016

The Canadians advanced after a 5-3 victory Saturday night in the first semifinal. "We're going to try to change that", Kopitar said when reminded Canada has been deemed unbeatable by many. They're forever fighting relegation. When the preliminary games for the World Cup of Hockey were underway, Team Europe hadn't quite figured out their team identity yet. (more...)
Wild Card game will help Cubs in NLDS Wild Card game will help Cubs in NLDS
- October 07, 2016

Also, the last time the team with the best overall regular-season record won the World Series was ... the Yankees, all the way back in 2009. And if the Cubs win the World Series the long-suffering fans will deserve it. Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw starts the NL Division Series opener in Washington against Max Scherzer. They play two games against good pitchers rather than aces. (more...)
Freshmen are beginning to make their marks across Big Ten Freshmen are beginning to make their marks across Big Ten
- October 07, 2016

Minnesota Golden Gophers - The rushing game looks legit but you're going to need to pass the ball a bit further than short dump offs if you want to be effective. No. 21 Michigan State: Lost to No. 15 Penn State on the road. Athletics director Pat Hobbs wanted to gauge his top candidate's reaction to facing so numerous top teams in the nation, especially in the first half of his first season. (more...)
Man United held 1-1 by last-place Stoke in Premier League
- October 03, 2016

It was a well-earned point for us in the end. But no neutral would surely begrudge Stoke their unlikely draw - their first in nine Premier League visits to Old Trafford- because they stuck at it superbly with a resilience destined, we hope, to haul them clear of the bottom three. (more...)
Israelis, world leaders gather for Peres funeral
- October 03, 2016

It is expected to be Israel's largest since that of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin, who was killed by a Jewish nationalist in 1995. Among foreign high-level attendants were the U.S.president Barack Obama , and the French Fran├žois Hollande, U.K. (more...)
Arsenal beat Burnley at the death in EPL
- October 03, 2016

The failure to eke out three points would have fuelled all those old insecurities and the reality that they rode their luck even before benefiting from a slice of good fortune will have further bolstered their mood on the journey home. They haven't been crowned Premier League champions since the Invincibles marched to glory in the 2004. Walcott, supposedly enjoying a renaissance this season, reverted back to his usual ways of wasting the ball near in and around the penalty area, while Mesut ... (more...)