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Olympian McKayla Maroney: USA Gymnastics Wanted Silence on Abuse

Olympian McKayla Maroney: USA Gymnastics Wanted Silence on Abuse

While the court filings do not specify the amount of the settlement, the Wall Street Journal reports Maroney received $1.25m previous year, citing sources familiar with the deal. "If Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and the US Olympic Committee had paid attention to any of the red flags in Larry Nassar's behavior I never would have met him, I never would have been "treated" by him and I never would have been abused by him", Maroney said.


Giants Acquire Evan Longoria From Rays in Blockbuster

Giants Acquire Evan Longoria From Rays in Blockbuster

Denard Span , a 33-year-old outfielder, played 129 games for the Giants in 2017 , batting.272 with 12 home runs and 43 RBIs. Longoria hit.261 with 20 homers and 86 RBIs last season. By shipping Arroyo to Tampa Bay, the Giants also lost out on the opportunity to watch a homegrown first round draft choice morph into an every day starter in San Francisco.


Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'We won't rush Adam Lallana'

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp: 'We won't rush Adam Lallana'

He said: "He's back and that's good but he needs to collect minutes now, we will see how we manage that". I like it, but he has so much potential it's unbelievable, what he still not shows. "We have different players but in this moment it looks like apart from Daniel Sturridge, who is a little bit ill, or was, but he could be back, I'm not sure and the long-term [injuries]".


How the Antonio Brown injury impacts the Steelers' offense

How the Antonio Brown injury impacts the Steelers' offense

Tomlin didn't offer up any further details on Brown's injury nor did he comment on the wideout's status beyond Sunday, but it's worth noting that Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported Monday that the NFL's leading receiver is dealing with a partially torn calf muscle that would keep him sidelined for the remainder of the regular season.


De Bruyne close to signing long-term City deal

De Bruyne close to signing long-term City deal

The Independent reported that De Bruyne was expected to double his current wages and earn about 200,000 pounds a week with a series of bonuses on top. As it stands the title race will be over in record time, and then great we have the battle for a top-four place to look forward too...that is not good for the Premier League , but that is not City's fault - it is their rivals for not pushing them.


Blackcaps coast to five-wicket win in first ODI against West Indies

Blackcaps coast to five-wicket win in first ODI against West Indies

Lewis was given out lbw to leg-spinner Todd Astle, who took 3-33 on his one-day global debut, although replays made it clear Astle's wrong-un was turning past off stump. Law said conditions changed significantly through the course of the match, and that New Zealand had won an important toss. While Bracewell's eight-over performance with the ball was far from flawless, he had an instant impact when called upon by skipper Kane Williamson in the 11th over of the Windies' innings.