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Edmonton Oilers trade Jordan Eberle to New York Islanders

The former first-round pick (22nd overall in 2008) has 382 points (165 goals and 217 assists) in 507 career games with Edmonton, and has been an alternate captain since 2012-13. Strome is coming off a campaign in which he recorded 13 goals and 17 assists in 69 games. NY already traded a first-round pick and second-round pick to the Golden Knights in order to shed the final year of Mikhail Grabovski's contract.


Formula One Reincorporates France, Germany Grand Prix to 2018 Calendar

Formula One Reincorporates France, Germany Grand Prix to 2018 Calendar

GENEVA Formula One made a decision to pack five European races into six weeks on its 2018 calendar because organizers wanted to avoid a clash with the World Cup final in Russian Federation, chairman Chase Carey said on Tuesday. Singapore will not be rushed into extending its contract, the Trade Ministry said yesterday as negotiations continued for the night race to stay in the city-state.


English FA ends sponsorship deals with betting companies

English FA ends sponsorship deals with betting companies

Jim Mullen , chief executive of Ladbrokes Coral, added: "We understand the FA's decision regarding their commercial partnerships on gambling". Barton was banned for 18 months for breaching the regulations, but not before correctly asserting that the FA's continuing promotion of gambling was entirely at odds with their blanket ban on professional footballers being allowed to place bets on professional football matches.


Trade 'good deal' for Celtics, 76ers

Trade 'good deal' for Celtics, 76ers

If Tatum or Jackson develop into the players they are projected to be, screwing up the third pick might be just as impossible as screwing up the first pick. Either way, the Celtics didn't lose much though they could still dangle that privilege for a potential trade deal. As an executive, making decisions in the best interest of the team involves making the correct roster moves for your team, and not sending too many assets to a conference rival.


Theresa May to unveil Brexit plans to EU leaders

Theresa May to unveil Brexit plans to EU leaders

There's a long way to go but we're off to a promising start. Discord over whether the exit process could still be reversed surfaced at the summit as British Prime Minister Theresa May was preparing to brief the 27 European Union other leaders on the early going of the Brexit negotiations that started this week.


Jadhav has filed mercy petition before Pak army chief, claims ISPR

Jadhav has filed mercy petition before Pak army chief, claims ISPR

Jadhav was in April sentenced to death by Pakistan's Field General Court Martial on charges of "involvement in espionage and sabotage activities" against the country. While the next hearing is pending at the ICJ, the Pakistani Army seems to have coaxed or forced such an admission of guilt from the former Indian navy man.