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Jordan making front-office changes, pursues Kupchak

Jordan making front-office changes, pursues Kupchak

Kupchak and Peterson both played collegiately at North Carolina. Changes could soon be in store for the Charlotte Hornets' front office. The struggling Hornets have fired general manager Rich Cho. The Hornets' front office even tossed Walker's name out in trade conversations this past month in the hopes that a bad contract - like Dwight Howard , Nic Batum and/or Michael Kidd-Gilchrist - could be attached to Walker in exchange for a blue-chip prospect or valuable draft pick.


Major League Baseball to limit mound visits from players and coaches in 2018

Major League Baseball to limit mound visits from players and coaches in 2018

But for most everyone else, mound visits - especially in late innings - have become a way of life for pitchers and catchers, in this era when video/electronic sign-stealing is a very real concern. Same with an infielder. Melvin said, not fully in jest, teammates could start yelling their messages from a distance. The conclusion that slightly shorter game times automatically equal more fans in the seats fails when the data jumps around so much from year to year.


Injury leaves AB de Villiers in doubt for Test series against Australia

Injury leaves AB de Villiers in doubt for Test series against Australia

On a batting beauty at the Wanderers, Rohit Sharma (21 off nine balls) and Dhawan got India off to a flying start as they put on 23 off only 11 balls. Kumar who already had three wickets under his belt, came in to bowl the second-last over. India lost a bit of a momentum after his departure in the 15 over but still managed to post a target of 204 for South Africa to chase.



Young states two reasons why United can win Champions League

The Italian won just one of his of first five league games, losing three, including a 5-3 derby defeat at home and a 5-1 humiliation away to Eibar. United were drawn in a rather comfortable group, and they comfortably topped it with 15 points.


Red Wings Trade Goalie Petr Mrazek to Flyers

Red Wings Trade Goalie Petr Mrazek to Flyers

The Flyers had no interest in Mrazek last week, when the Red Wings asked for a third-round pick. Dreger reports that the Red Wings are in discussions with the Philadelphia Flyers to send Petr Mrazek to the city of brotherly love. With starter Brian Elliot already shelved for several weeks and Philadelphia battling for playoff position, Mrazek will give them stability while Elliot and Neuvirth recover.


Virtue and Moir Golden Once More

Virtue and Moir Golden Once More

They led all competitors after Sunday's short program. They were both technically sound and artistically excellent when it mattered most. First, Papadakis and Cizeron broke their own record in the free dance with an evocative skate to "Moonlight Sonata", setting a world record with 205.28 total points.