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Spurs forward Leonard set to make debut in game against Dallas

Spurs forward Leonard set to make debut in game against Dallas

Before the San Antonio Spurs' Silver and Black Scrimmage Game in September, the San Antonio Spurs announced Kawhi Leonard suffered a quad injury, which took him out of the preseason. He's seemed to finally discover his place on the team and looks like the dominant forward he was with the Trail Blazers. As for Gay, he's been extremely helpful keeping the Spurs among the top 5 in defensive rating as he's averaging a career high in defensive rating at 100 points per 100 possessions.


Yankees trade Chase Headley to Padres in salary dump move

Yankees trade Chase Headley to Padres in salary dump move

He may be hard-pressed to make New York's major league roster since it now boasts the likes of Aaron Judge, Giancarlo Stanton , Brett Gardner, Jacoby Ellsbury, Aaron Hicks and Clint Frazier in the outfield. Dumping Headley's salary increases the chances that NY will bring back Todd Frazier . He receives a $1 million assignment bonus for getting traded, and his deal calls for $250,000 bonuses each for 475, 500, 525 and 550 plate appearances.


Devin Hester, best return man in National Football League history, announces retirement

Devin Hester, best return man in National Football League history, announces retirement

The Pro Football Hall of Fame has a history of not respecting the greatest players at certain positions, like punters and safeties. Chicago was where he was known as one of the best return men of all time. Hester made his name with the Chicago Bears . It would be ridiculous to keep him out of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Whether you believe Hester is retiring this year for the first time or not, his retirement is pretty significant.


Liverpool vs West Brom: 4 things to look forward to

Liverpool vs West Brom: 4 things to look forward to

Roberto Firmino and Philippe Coutinho , too, started the match against Everton on the substitutes' bench and both players will fancy their chances of returning to the starting line-up for the visit of the beleaguered Baggies. "I know we play tomorrow, but it's still not 100 per cent clear", the manager said at Melwood. "Sometimes they do a few things and I am like 'wow!'", said the 20-year-old Englishman.


Raelene Castle becomes first woman to head rugby governing body

Raelene Castle becomes first woman to head rugby governing body

The day after the organisation introduced Raelene Castle as their first female chief executive, they also announced a national women's 15-a-side tournament starting next March. "When I was CEO of Netball New Zealand, netball, cricket and rugby worked really closely together, sharing ideas, sharing high performance (approaches)", she said.


Patriots signing WR Kenny Britt to two-year deal

Patriots signing WR Kenny Britt to two-year deal

The Patriots were reportedly Britt's first choice on the open market, which provides him the opportunity to not only compete for a championship, but also to be a factor in the passing game. The move marks the second straight season in which the Patriots have added a receiver late in the season. He could step in as a huge target in the red zone due to his size, standing at 6-foot-3.